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Vol. 138, No. 140 CALL US: (386) 752-1293 SUBSCRIBE TO THE REPORTER: Voice: 755-5445 Fax: 752-9400 Opinion ............... 4A People ................. 2A Obituaries ............. 5A Advice & Comics ......... 4B Puzzles ................. 2B TODAY IN PEOPLE Big concert for charity. 91 74 T-Storm Chance WEATHER, 2A Lake City ReporterWEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2012 | YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER SINCE 1874 | 75 LAKECITYREPORTER COM 1A ANDY CIRCUIT JUDGE THIRD CIRCUIT GROUP 2 FOR POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT PAID FOR AND APPROVED BY ANDY DECKER FOR CIRCUIT JUDGE POLITICAL ADVERTISEMENT PAID FOR AND APPROVED BY ANDY DECKER FOR CIRCUIT JUDGE QR CODE Vote August 14, 2012 www.AndyDecker.com See my video on By TONY BRITT email@example.com A Lake City man in possession of illegal steroids was arrested and charged for repeatedly spanking his girlfriends 3-yearold child multiple times with a wooden paint stir stick. Authorities also are seeking an arrest warrant for the childs mother. Jonathan Leonel Mesa, 23, 295 NW Commons Loop, was arrested Saturday night and charged with a nonmoving traf fic violation, cruelty toward a child, deliv ery/distribution of drugs, and possession of drugs in connection with the case. He was booked into the Columbia County Detention Facility on $26,000 bond. Columbia County Sheriffs Office reports said a childcare worker noticed red ness and bruising on the childs buttocks and legs and reported it to a deputy. The childs mother told the childcare atten dant that the 3-year-old received 30 spankings during the course of about 45 minutes the night before for not sitting while she was in time-out, continuing to open the room door and for lying about opening the door. The woman said she and her live-in boy friend, Mesa, were the ones who spanked the child, according to the report. The deputy called officials at the Department of Children and Families, who sent out an emergency report. Initially the deputy was unable to find the suspects but found the womans car at Mesa CCSO: Couple beat child with paint stick Bill Haley Haley, great community leader, dies By LAURA HAMPSON firstname.lastname@example.org Friends and co-workers will remember Bill Haley as a tireless community advocate and a well-versed leader. William James Haley, a longtime Lake City attorney, died Monday night following a lengthy illness. He was 77. A member of the firm of Brannon, Brown, Haley & Bullock, P.A., Haley was elected to two terms as Columbia County attorney and served as the Lake City Board of Realtors attorney for nearly 40 years. Most recently, he served as 2011 Lake City-Columbia County Chamber of Commerce president. Dan Gherna, Lake City Board of Realtors president, said Haley used to say he was just a country lawyer, but he was well-read and well-traveled. He was a community leader. He was bril liant, Gherna said. Gherna said Haley was a good friend. We had a good time together, Gherna said. Haley gave his time and expertise to everyone, without expecting anything in return, Gherna said. He was a tireless volunteer who abso lutely loved Lake City and Columbia County. He did everything in his power to make this a better place to live, Gherna said. Haley had been battling Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) for about three years, Gherna said. MDS is a group of disorders caused by poorly formed or dysfunctional blood cells. Recently, Haley developed a fungus in his lungs that spread due to a chemotherapyweakened immunity, Gherna said. He passed away at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville. Haley was born in Haley, Minn., to the late James William and Julia Stonich Haley. His family moved to Tomahawk, Wis. where he graduated high school. He earned his bache lors degree from the University of Wisconsin and his law degree from Washington & Lee University in Virginia. Shouldering a need JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Dawn Perry organizes backpacks full of school supplies while preparing for the Columbia County Recreation Departments 2012 Back to School Book Bag Bash, which will be held at the Richardson Community center from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. There will be enough backpacks for 300 elementary students and 100 middle and high school students. Backpack program helps students Wreck claims one, injures five By LAURA HAMPSON email@example.com One person died and five others were injured Monday night in a two-vehicle crash at State Road 247 and Southwest Callahan Avenue in Lake City. Julie Anna Townsend, 62, of Lebanon, Va., died Monday at Lake City Medical Center, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report. Townsend was a passenger in a 2001 Ford Windstar van, driven by George L. Rock, 84, of Lake City. Rock was driving south on State Road 247 in the left turn lane and approaching the intersection at about 5 p.m., according to the report. Rock attempted to make a left turn onto Southwest Callahan Avenue in front of a 2005 Chevrolet truck travel ing north, driven by Steven C. Ruise, 40, of Macclenny, the report said. The left front of Rocks van By TONY BRITT firstname.lastname@example.org Several community orga nizations have partnered with county and school board officials to provide school supplies, backpacks and information about the upcoming school year to local parents and children. The 2012 Columbia County Recreation Departments 2012 Back to School Book Bag Bash will take place from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Richardson Community Center, 255 NE Coach Anders Lane. Columbia School Board chairman Steve Nelson is scheduled to make the opening remarks during Saturdays event. The event is sponsored by the Columbia County Commissioners and the county recreation depart ment, Columbia School District, Richardson Community Center, Annie Mattox Park North, Jazzy Cuts and United Way Best Neighborhoods program. Dana Huggins, Columbia School District homeless liaison, said event orga nizers will give away 400 back packs that have been packed with various school supplies 300 elementary bags and 100 high/middle school bags during the event. Children must be accompanied by an adult to get the supplies. The bags will be distrib uted on a first-come, firstserved basis. The elemen tary bags contain: paper, two folders, two pencils, crayons, two erasers, a ruler, glue stick and scis sors. The bags for second ary students contain: paper, three folders, two pencils, two ink pens, a highlighter and a composition book. The purpose of the event is to get school tools to the children who are needy and their families dont have the opportunity to purchase them, Huggins Local attorney called brilliant, tireless advocate for Columbia County. Illegal steroids, growth hormone found in home bring additional felonies. COMING THURSDAY Early voting enters the home stretch. ABUSE continued on 6A BASH continued on 6A WRECK continued on 6A JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Emergency crews work on a man involved in a two-vehicle wreck Monday at Highway 247 and County Road 252B. HALEY continued on 6A Organizers pack 400 for use in local schools. Truck, van collide near intersection of SR 247, CR 252B.
CORRECTION The Lake City Reporter corrects errors of fact in news items. If you have a concern, question or suggestion, please call the executive editor. Corrections and clarifications will run in this space. And thanks for reading. PEOPLE IN THE NEWS AROUND FLORIDA SARASOTA Authorities said theyre investigating the shoot ing death of a southwest Florida home invasion suspect. Sarasota police said Christian Reynolds Robinson, 27, entered a home uninvited early Tuesday morning. Robinson waved a gun at three occupants and told them to leave the house. One of the occupants pulled out a handgun and shot Robinson. Police said the occupant who shot Robinson had a concealed weapons permit. Sarasota County court records show 30 crimi nal cases filed against Robinson since 2001. Skinhead group has local ties WEST PALM BEACH The Anti-Defamation League said the skinhead group the alleged Sikh temple shooter belonged to has ties to Florida. Wade Michael Page, the alleged gunman in the Wisconsin shooting, described himself as a mem ber of the Hammerskins Nation. The ADL, which tracks extremist groups, said that group has a pres ence in Florida, especially in the Orlando area, where its believed to have several dozen members. Page played with Definite Hate, the white suprema cist band affiliated with Hammerskins. ADL says that band has performed at least a half-dozen times in the past decade. Lost hiker bitten by alligator OCALA Florida wild life officials said a woman floating down a river was bitten on the head by an alligator. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said four hik ers were lost Sunday when they began floating down a river in the Ocala National Forest. Wildlife officials said a 6to 8-foot alligator swam up and bit Suzanne Barnes on the head. An inci dent report said the bite appears to be a case of mistaken identity because the alligator immediately let go and swam away. States may face suits over wrecks TALLAHASSEE At least 11 notices of intent to sue the state of Florida have been filed over a series of deadly crashes on Interstate 75. Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles executive director Julie Jones gave that update Tuesday to Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet. Eleven people were killed and 18 hospitalized because of the crashes on a January night near Gainesville. The interstate was covered with smoke and fog. A Florida Department of Law Enforcement report found the Florida Highway Patrol made mistakes in reopening the highway about 30 minutes before the crashes began. Jones said her depart ment will respond Friday to the FDLE report. Environmentalists seek amendment TALLAHASSEE Environmentalists are launching a petition cam paign for a proposed state constitutional amendment that would earmark $10 billion in state funds over 20 years for land and water conservation in Florida. Several groups announced Tuesday they have formed a coalition that will attempt to get the proposal on the 2014 bal lot. They said the Legislature has slashed funding for the Florida Forever program by 97.5 percent allocat ing just $23 million since 2009. Florida Forever is designed to purchase and manage environmentally endangered lands. The amendment would not raise the tax. Bar thinks illegal immigrant is okay TALLAHASSEE An illegal immigrant born in Mexico appears to qualify for a law license, though the Florida Board of Bar Examiners says it still wants an advisory opinion from the state Supreme Court before making a final deci sion. The board initially denied Jose Godinez-Samperios admission to the bar but asked the justices to decide whether being an illegal immigrant disquali fies applicants. The new findings submitted to the Supreme Court on Monday are the result of a request by Godinez-Samperio to consider new information related to his character and fitness before the Supreme Court makes its decision. Godinez-Samperio, 25, graduated from New College, earned a law degree from Florida State and passed the bar exam. Associated Press Black Keys, Foo Fighters to play for charity NASHVILLE T he Black Keys, Foo Fighters and Neil Young & Crazy Horse will head line one of this years hot test concerts, but dont bother trying to buy tickets. Fans will have to earn entry to Global Festival 2012 on Sept. 29 in New York Citys Central Park by tak ing action against extreme poverty around the world through a website and app designed to get people mov ing before a big event, not after. The scale of things that theyre trying do just felt really cool, and were trying to get the ball rolling, said Patrick Carney, The Black Keys drummer. Especially with everything thats been going on for the last three years, I suppose, after the stock market crashed. Theres attention on the amount of people living below the poverty line and the disparity between the rich and the poor and everything thats going on now ... It just felt like the right time to do something. Organizer Hugh Evans of Global Poverty Project calls the concert a crescendo to an ambitious antipoverty effort that coincides with the United Nations meeting in New York. Fans can attend through a special lottery of 54,000 tickets. They earn their way in with points awarded for charitable acts performed through the Global Citizen website, which launched Tuesday. Points can be earned by simple acts like posting information on social media, donat ing money to charity or signing a petition, among other simple activi ties. LA names day in honor of reggae great Marley LOS ANGELES Its Bob Marley Day in Los Angeles. The City Council proclaimed the day Tuesday in honor of the Jamaican reggae leg end whose string of hits include I Shot the Sheriff and No Woman, No Cry. Marley was 36 when he died of can cer in 1981 but his children Ziggy and Karen were on hand for the honor. With Councilman Joe Buscaino lead ing from the podium, they joined in singing a verse from Marleys Redemption Song. Tim McGraw, Faith Hill announce Vegas shows LAS VEGAS Country music power couple Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are heading to Las Vegas. They will be doing a 10-weekend run of shows at The Venetian start ing Dec. 7. The couple planned to announce the news Tuesday during a press conference at the hotel. The show is called Soul2Soul, named after their hugely successful co-headlining tours in 2000 and 2006. The Vegas shows will mark the first time in six years that McGraw and Hill have performed a full concert together in the United States. Police: Ohio movie-goer had gun for protection WESTLAKE, Ohio Ohio police said Scott A. Smith, 37, of North Ridgeville, brought a gun, ammuni tion and several knives to a showing of the latest Batman movie so he could protect himself, not because he had sinister intentions. Westlake Police Sgt. Mark Krumheuer said Smith brought the weapons Saturday for his protec tion, but he would not elaborate. Associated Press Tuesday: Afternoon: 2-8-6 Evening: N/A Tuesday: Afternoon: 6-4-8-8 Evening: N/A Monday: 3-7-22-29-34 2A LAKE CITY REPORTER DAIL Y BRIEFING WEDNESDAY AUGUST 8, 2012 Page Editor: Jason M. W alker, 754-0430 HOW TO REAC H US Main number ....... (386) 752-1293 Fax number ............. 752-9400 Circulation .............. 755-5445 Online .. www lakecityreporter com The Lake City Reporter, an affiliate of Community Newspapers Inc., is pub lished Tuesday through Friday and Sunday at 180 E. Duval St., Lake City, Fla. 32055. Periodical postage paid at Lake City, Fla. 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Daily Scripture Celebrity Birthdays Actress Esther Williams is 91. Actor Richard Anderson is 86. Actress Nita Talbot is 82. Actor Dustin Hoffman is 75. Actor Keith Carradine is 63. Actor-singer Harry Crosby is 54. Rapper Kool Moe Dee is 50. Singer JC Chasez (N Sync) is 36. Actress Tawny Cypress is 36. Rhythm-and-blues singer Drew Lachey (98 Degrees) is 36. Actress Lindsay Sloane is 35. Actress Countess Vaughn is 34. Tennis player Roger Federer is 31. Actress Meagan Good is 31. Britains Princess Beatrice of York is 24. For the Lord is our judge, the Lord is our lawgiver, the Lord is our king; it is he who will save us. Isaiah 33:22 Thought for Today While we read history we make history. Olin Miller American humorist and poet (1918-2002) Marley McGraw Home invasion suspect killed
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Pictured are TD Bank Regional Vice President Suzanne Norris (from left), Vice President and Store Manager Don Winkleman, Catholic Charities COO Suzanne Edwards, TD Bank Store Manager Heather Gray and Retail Market Manager Gwynn Virostek. TD Bank realized that this is Catholic Charities line of work and responded generously to meet the needs of the community, Edwards said. JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter Bid donation The Young Da Vinci Art Program began July 21 with 21 students in attendance. Each pro duced excellent versions of a horse, some with barns and pastures, during the first session The Art of Sketching and Drawing. The next session will feature creative designs with fabric art. The program is a combinted effort of the Art League of North Florida and the Columbia County Public Library. Donations by James Montgomery, The Fabric Art Shop and The Home Depot aided in the purchase of supplies. Young Da Vincis COURTESY JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is urging Mississippi leaders to follow his states example on education changes. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is signaling his sup port for that approach. Bush spoke Tuesday to a group of Mississippi law makers and others at the Old Capitol in Jackson. He wants the state to consider higher expectations for stu dents, stronger academic standards, more accountabil ity for schools and options such as charter schools and vouchers. Bush says Florida students showed gains using those approaches. Bryant has said he wants the 2013 legislative ses sion to focus on education improvements. Hes sup porting charter schools and a merit pay system for teachers. Bryant says he wants to consider hold ing back third-graders who arent reading on grade level and may want to do the same with underperforming eighth graders. By HANNAH O. BROWN firstname.lastname@example.org The Charter Review approved a proposal from the groups public edu cation subcommittee to advertise the amendments chosen by the committee for the ballot with news paper ads, direct mail and possibly radio spots. The length of what we have here, between each amendment, you really need to hold it in your hands, charter review member Nathan Morgan said in support of direct mailing. An outline of each amend ment and its conditions will also be posted on the coun tys website. The cost for public education of the amend ments is estimated to be $14,499. Chair of the public educa tion subcommittee Bettye Lane said its important to make sure people under stand the amendments. I would like whatever mechanism we can find to make sure these folks get this thing and have it to look at and understand what it is they are voting on, Lane said. The budget for public education was not origi nally calculated into the charter review budget. County commissioners must approve the proposed amount before the Charter Review Commission can proceed. Charter Review amendments will get exposure By TONY BRITT email@example.com Local voters continue to make their voices heard during the 2012 political season with strong voter turnout rates, despite Tuesdays rainy and inclement weather conditions. More than 600 Columbia County vot ers cast ballots Tuesday in the 2012 primary election, according to reports from the Columbia County Supervisor of Elections Office. Elections office records indicate a total of 643 ballots were cast Tuesday 539 n Lake City and another 104 in Fort White. The rainy weather did not impact voting very much at all, said Liz Horne, Columbia County Supervisor of Elections. They (voters) came in with their umbrellas. Elections Office records indicate 2,287 of Columbia Countys 34,382 registered voters have already voted in the primary election. 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ONE OPINION Maybe not a tax dodger, but dodging the issue LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Success in business can hardly be defined by a Â“sound biteÂ” trimmed and targeted during the passionate throes of parti-san politics. Would a person be stereotyped a boor, not to be at all interested in the total speech from which a Â“quoteÂ” is taken? Heaven only knows that a context derived from a complete oration could possibly be relevant. I love my little business! Regrettably, I had no greatly suc-cessful father to extend finance, open doors, influence outcome, network, inspire or lend any sort of support or expertise. Regardless, I worked hard. I tried to be honest, pay atten-tion, be fair and do the right thing every day. My humble service is masonry building. ( Or Â“masonaryÂ” in local parlance). In 31 years, IÂ’ve had only a few unhappy customers and to them I apologize. I long researched and sought to improve every succes-sive job. These days earnings are meager. My little company sur-vives in name. IÂ’m beginning to feel a recovery, thus maintaining Â“high hopes.Â” In wonderful Steinhatchee, in 2005 or six, I Â“luckedÂ” into an optimum job. A general contrac-tor made contact after locating me in the phone book, which of course, I didnÂ’t print. I arrived at the site in my GMC, which I didnÂ’t build. I transported mixers, trailers and other equipment required to complete the project, not one item did I manufacture. I didnÂ’t Â“crackÂ” the gasoline I purchased. I didnÂ’t construct any of the bridges I crossed daily, nor the highways and byways. With the exception of my son, I did not contribute to the births of any of the women and men that worked so hard to Â“help meÂ” perform my services. Nor did I contribute to the birth of the insurance agent that promises business perpetu-ity, the marvelous accounting bookkeeper whom keeps me straight with Â“CaesarÂ”, nor the highway patrol dispatcher and her massive Â“familyÂ” whom pro-vide a safe public environment, nor the women and men in uni-form whom furnish the glue that binds the whole dynamic. Lest I forget, the home and business owners, which without, my busi-ness entity would never have ges-tated. First and last of all, God. He provided the sand, stone, clay, water and our being. Business is a composite of many people and factors. A Â“giant villageÂ” and our Â“own two handsÂ” are required to build a business.Darrell AndersonLake CitySame sex marriage ThereÂ’s more bipartisan discussion of same-sex mar-riage rights than ever before. Democrats have taken a formal position of advocacy towards same-sex marriage under the equal rights platform since the Chick-Fil-A debacle. Suddenly, Republicans are scrambling to find arguments to support their claim that same-sex marriage should remain prohibited under law, yet it seems that many only seem to be remaining steadfast to a personal religious ideology. Â“Homosexuals deserve the same civil rights as heterosexu-als!Â”, shriek the Democrats. Â“We must protect the sanctity of marriage!Â”, flail the Republicans. Both statements are erroneous because A) State recognition of marriage is not a universal human right and B) the state must be unconcerned with reli-gious sanctions, lest the interests of church and state be conjoined. The fact is, if Republicans want to fight gay marriage, they must take the fight to the secular plat-form of the Democrats. Marriage has long been a function of the state, practiced among Christians and non-believers alike. Granted, it can be said that the concept of marriage originally began as a spiritual commitment, but today it is also an economic commitment for incentives from the state. Usually these benefits come in the form of collecting a deceased spouseÂ’s social security, claiming an extra tax exemption for a spouse, and having the right to be covered under a spouseÂ’s health insurance policy, to name a few examples of the costly ben-efits associated with marriage. Marriage is costly for the state if they wish to regulate it. So why does the state regulate and place incentives on heterosexual mar-riage but not homosexual mar-riage? Because marriage between heterosexuals is extremely likely to produce a family with children, and the propagation of a society is within the interests of the state. To secular law, marriage as a legal institution is an eco-nomic covenant with the state; to Christian law, it is a spiritual cov-enant with God. The restriction of marriage between same-sex couples by the State would still be enforced even if marriage had no spiritual definition. State laws are derived from reason, not from faith. The state has good reason for restricting legal marriage unities from same-sex couples; there is no reason for the state to grant them the expensive benefits of marriage unless theyÂ’re able to serve some other State interest. Advocates of gay marriage therefore have the burden of proof to demonstrate what those interests are, rather than proclaim discrimination. Derek HydeLake City Defining success in business Lake City Reporter Serving Columbia County Since 1874 The Lake City Reporter is published with pride for residents of Columbia and surrounding counties by Community Newspapers Inc. We believe strong newspapers build strong communities Â—Â“Newspapers get things done!Â” Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. 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BY E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Security neededfor thecyberworld Q The Washington Post OPINION Wednesday, August 8, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com 4A4AOPINION ANOTHER VIEW S enate Democratic leader Harry Reid has acted quickly to enliven the dog days of August, when AmericansÂ’ attention begins to stray from politics, by charging that multimillionaire GOP candidate Mitt Romney paid no taxes, presumably income taxes, for 10 years. The source for this is said to be someone with some association with Bain Capital, RomneyÂ’s old firm, but Reid wonÂ’t identify the source or offer any proof that the charge is true. Nonetheless, he repeated the accusation on the Senate floor. Romney and advisers must have seen something like this coming when he decided not to release his tax returns. He did for one year, 2010, and they show he paid a very attractive rate of 13.9 percent on an income of $21.6 million. ItÂ’s good being Mitt Romney, maybe too good. His reason for not releasing more tax informa-tion is that Democrats will root around in the returns and use the information against him. On the friendly confines of Fox, Romney said, Â“ItÂ’s untrue, dishonest and inaccurate. So IÂ’m looking forward to have Harry reveal his sources and weÂ’ll probably find out itÂ’s the White House.Â” So far, this has been a remarkably fact-free discussion. If Reid offered no proof of his assertion, neither did Romney. If Reid is making McCarthy-like charges of borderline dishonesty, we voters would like proof. Even more weÂ’d like proof that the White House was behind it. But Obama press secretary Jay Carney did his best to distance the White House from the con-troversy. One who did speak for himself was Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus who elevated the political dialogue by calling Reid Â“a dirty liar.Â” Maybe so, but thereÂ’s only one way to prove it. Release the tax returns. Either Reid or Priebus will come out of this looking really bad. As for Romney, it will only prove what we already know: HeÂ’s a very rich guy with great tax lawyers. Q Dale McFeatters is editorial writer for Scripps Howard News Service. Dale McFeattersmcfeattersd@shns.com T he latest headline in the 2012 race is that President Obama hates Mitt Romney. The subtext of the story is that the president is in fact afraid of his challenger. According to PoliticoÂ’s Glenn Thrush in his new campaign e-book, Â“ObamaÂ’s Last Stand,Â” Mr. Obama Â“began campaign prepa-rations feeling neutral about Romney,Â” which Â“made the 2012 grind bearable and at times even fun.Â” However, he Â“quickly developed a genuine disdainÂ” for Mr. Romney, which Â“stoked ObamaÂ’s competitive fire, got his head in the game.Â” Thus, Â“hope and changeÂ” transformed into hatred and rage. The roots of Mr. ObamaÂ’s wrath arenÂ’t ideological. According to another unnamed source, he Â“didnÂ’t even feel this strongly about conserva-tive, combative House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, the Hill Republican he disliked the mostÂ” because Â“at least Cantor stood for something.Â” Put anoth-er way, Mr. Obama despises Mr. Romney for having a quality that most Americans say they would like to see in a president: the ability to rise above dogmatism and forge compromises. Mr. Obama has shown himself to be completely unable to exercise that kind of leadership. This centrist image conflicts with the DemocratsÂ’ fanciful campaign storyline that Mr. Romney is captive of a Republican Party that has become so radical that even Ronald Reagan would be a mod-erate by comparison. Yet the GOP rejected more traditionally conservative candidates in favor of the former governor of liberal Massachusetts, which is hardly evidence of Republican extrem-ism. It shows that the elephants have a bigger tent than the Democratic Party, which these days chiefly represents left-wing activists, public-sector unions, welfare recipients and others who depend on big government and an increasing flow of gov-ernment handouts. Their radical interests are what Mr. Obama stands for. ItÂ’s hard to picture Mr. Romney hating anyone. He has a well-earned Â“good guyÂ” image that frustrates some of his sup-porters who think he should be tougher. There is a differ-ence, however, between com-ing across as tough and being perceived as mean. Mr. ObamaÂ’s natural coolness more easily translates into a sense of aloof-ness and disdain. Angry-man Obama will turn off moderate voters already disappointed in his inability to heal the partisan breach as he promised in 2008. Mr. ThrushÂ’s sources also allege that Mr. Obama respected his 2008 opponent, Sen. John McCain, because of his ser-vice record. According to an unnamed senior Obama adviser, Â“That doesnÂ’t hold true for Romney. He was no [blasphemy deleted] war hero.Â” It is hard to take that premise seriously. No one with Mr. ObamaÂ’s sterling leftist, countercultural creden-tials would have a high degree of respect for a combat veteran, especially someone who fought in the Vietnam War, which liber-als have always disdained as an immoral undertaking. If Mr. Obama didnÂ’t hate Mr. McCain, it was because he knew that he could defeat the Arizonan. The same is not true of Mr. Romney. Mr. ObamaÂ’s burning animosity stems from a stiff sense of insecurity. The president detests Mr. Romney because he fears him Â— and he fears him because he knows Mr. Romney can win. I n the final weeks before Congress left for its August break, Sens. Joseph I. Lieberman (I-Conn.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine), took a gamble. They watered down their own cyber-security legislation in hopes of winning passage. But last week on the Senate floor, their compromise died. The sponsors could muster only 52 votes, short of the 60 needed. Mr. Lieberman and Ms. Collins went a long way. Their original legislation would have set mandatory cybersecurity standards for companies that run critical infrastructure, such as electricity, water, nuclear, communications and financial networks. Ripping the heart out of their bill, they made the standards voluntary but still found no takers. The influential U.S. Chamber of Commerce opposed it, saying the legis-lation took an Â“adversarialÂ” approach to the private sector. The group has endorsed other bills with less rigorous require-ments. This was a moment when the business lobby put its head in the sand. The threat posed to the private sector in cyberspace cannot be wished away Â— it is large and growing. Most com-panies realize this from their own experience. They are being battered by cyber-exploitations and theft, losing customer records and intellectual proper-ty. Instead of torpedoing legisla-tion, they ought to be leading the way, pressing Congress to act. The net result is that Congress left town with the nationÂ’s critical infrastructure exposed and cyberdefenses still down. When it returns in September, a concerted effort should be made to pass legisla-tion so the government and private sector can begin to face the onslaught, together. Is Obamaafraid ofRomney? Q The Washington Times
William James Haley William James Haley, 77, of Lake City, FL, died on Mon day, August 6, 2012, at North Florida Regional Medical Cen ter, Gainesville, FL, after a short illness. He was born in Haley, Minnesota and was the son of the late James William and Ju lia Stonich Haley. His family moved to Tomahak, Wisconsin where he graduated high school. He obtained his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin and then obtained his LLD from Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. He passed the FL Bar and was in the US Air Force from 1960 to 1963 serving as a US Air Force Captain. After moving to Lake City, FL in 1963, non, Brown, Norris & Vocell Brannon, Brown, Haley & Bull ock, P.A. at the time of his death. He had been a member of Epiph any Catholic Church since 1963. Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Jo Haley, Lake City, FL; three daughters: Mary Nell Hal ey, Atlanta, GA, Meg Haley, Lake City, FL, PJ Haley Hottenstein (David), New Smyrna Beach, FL; one son: Dr. Jimbo Haley (Heni), Lake City, FL; grand children: Annabella, Sebastian, and Christian of Lake City, FL; and step granddaughter, Chelsea Hottenstein, New Smyrna Beach, FL., one brother Thomas Haley (Betty), Milledgeville, GA. A funeral mass will be con ducted on Friday, August 10, 2012, at 10 A.M. at Epiphany Catholic Church with Father Visitation with the family will be on Thursday, August 9, 2012, from 5 P.M. to 7 P.M. at the fu neral home with a Rosary at 4:30 tions may be made to Epiphany Catholic School, 254 SW Malo ne St., Lake City, FL 32025. GATEWAY-FOREST LAWN FUNERAL HOME 3596 S. US Hwy 441, Lake City, FL 32025 (386-752-1954) is in charge of arrangements. Please send words of comfort to the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com Annie Bell Rucker Mrs. Annie Bell Rucker, 87, died July 31, 2012 at VNA Hospice House in Vero Beach, FL. Mrs. Rucker was born in Clearwater, Florida on January 1, 1925 and lived in Vero Beach for 4 1/2 years coming from Lake City, FL. She worked for the hospi tal in Lake City as a LPN. She was a member of the First Bap tist Church in Vero Beach and the Wellborn Baptist Church in Lake City. She served on numerous mission trips to Bra zil, Thailand and Panama and Survivors include her daughter: Betty Sparks May of Caledo nia, MS; a grandson: Billy Joe Sparks; sister-in-law: Adelene Q. Clemons of Vero Beach, FL with whom she resided; sisterin-laws: Janet Clemons of Jack sonville, FL and Jeanette Clem ons of Live Oak, FL as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by second husband: Flavil Rucker; sisters: Doris Leggett, Nadine Quigg; brothers: William Marvin Clemons, Paul Clemons, C.W. Clemons and Byron Clemons. Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Vero Beach: 2206 16th Av enue Vero Beach, Fl 32960. Services will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, August 11, 2012 at Wellborn Baptist Church 3330 E US Hwy 90, Wellborn, Florida 32094. Internment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery, Wellborn, Florida.. DANIELS FUNERAL HOMES & CREMATORY INC. of Live Oak and Branford, FL in charge of arrangements. Page Editor: Rick Burnham, 754-0424 LAKE CITY REPORTER LOCAL WEDNESDAY AUGUST 8, 2012 5A 5A THG-11909 Fall Leagues Now Forming Mens Mixed Womens Seniors 755-2206 Saturday Morning Youth League Registration Aug. 11 & 12 Obituaries are paid advertise ments. For details, call the Lake City Reporters classified depart ment at 752-1293. OBITUARIES COMMUNITY CALENDAR To submit your Community Calendar item, contact Rick Burnham at 754-0424 or by e-mail at rburnham@ lakecityreporter.com. Today Early learning meeting The Early Learning Coalition of Floridas Gateway, Inc. Board Meeting will be Wednesday, Aug. 8 at 9 a.m. at the Coalition Office, 1104 SW Main Blvd, Lake City. The Coalition over sees the state and federal funding for all school readi ness programs birth to age five for the following coun ties: Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette, Suwannee, and Union Counties. We encour age community participation and welcome any input. Newcomers and Friends The regular luncheon of the Lake City Newcomers and Friends will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8 at the Eastside Village Clubhouse. The program is the annual silent auction. Attendees are asked to bring items to donate. This is the annual fundraiser event. Lunch is $11. For more information, call Barbara Test at 754-7227 or Rose Taylor at 755-2175. Loss workshop Coping with the Loss of Your Spouse will be offered to the public on Wednesday, Aug. 8 at 11 a.m. at the Wings Education Center, 857 SW Main Blvd. The workshop, facilitated by Jerry Tyre, will offer an overview about the loss of a spouse. There is no cost. For information or to register, contact Vicki Myers at 755-7714 Ext. 2411. The Wings Education Center is a program of Hospice of Citrus County, Inc./Hospice of the Nature Coast. Class reunion meeting The Columbia High School class of 1946 will have their quarterly luncheon at Phish Heads on Wednesday, Aug. 8. Luncheon will extend from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be no charge to indi viduals for the meal since a classmate has arranged to pick up the tab. Aug. 9 Tea Party meeting Are you concerned about where our country is going? Have you made a promise to yourself to get more involved and do a bet ter job learning about the candidates and issues? Please join the North Florida Tea Party at 7 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Taylor Building, 128 SW Birley Ave. in Lake City for our first meeting in August! All of the County Commission candidates from District 5 in Columbia County will be there along with Tim Alcorn, Suwannee County Commission District 3 can didate. Each candidate will be given time to speak fol lowed by a question and answer session. This is a great way to learn more about each candidate in order to make an informed decision in August and November. For more information, call John at (386) 935-1705, Sharon at (386) 935-0821 or go to www.northcentral floridateaparty.org Aug. 10 Alzheimers workshop The Alzheimers Association in partnership with Columbia County Senior Services will be presenting a workshop Aug. 10 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. at the Lifestyle Enrichment Center in Lake City entitled Maintain Your Brain. This program is free of charge and anyone inter ested in learning more about maintaining optimal cogni tive health is welcome to attend. Topics covered will include: mental exercises, the importance of physical activity, the role of nutri tion, cardiovascular health, stress/depression issues, and much more. To register for this workshop or for more information, please contact the Alzheimers Association at (800) 272-3900. Snow White The Tale of Snow White by Barbara Lennon is a humorous and fun take on the original fairy tale. With plenty of quirky new characters, its sure to amuse and excite audi ences of all ages. Even if youve heard, seen, or read the story of Snow White countless times, youve probably never heard it quite like this. erformanc es are at the High Springs Community Theater Aug. 10-12 and Aug. 17-19. Friday and Saturday performanc es are at 7 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 online at highspringscommunity theater.com. Paypal tickets are $1 more, or $6. Tickets may be purchased at the door, if available. Doors open one half hour before show time. Gospel Sing Trinity Praise and Worship Center, on Highway 90 East, will have a Gospel Sing Aug. 10 at 7 p.m. For more information call 752-2271. Cruise In Southern Knights Street Rodders are hosting their cruise in from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 10 at Hardees on Hwy 90. Participants are encouraged to bring their hot rods and classics. There will be a 50/50 drawing for cash. For more information, call Bob McGraw at (386) 984-6573. Aug. 11 Back to School Bash Free reduced lunch applications and free haircuts will be available at the Columbia County Recreation Departments 2012 Back to School Book Bag Bash, set for 8 a.m. to noon, Aug. 11 at the Richardson Community Center, 255 NE Coach Anders Lane in Lake City. 300 elementary school bags and 100 middle school bags of supplies will be also be available on a first-come, first-served basis. 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To receive further information about the Lifeline program, call Verizon Wireless at 800-924-0585 or go to verizonwireless.com/lifeline. Lifeline is only available in limited areas where Verizon Wireless has been designated to offer this program. Requirements vary by state. Joseph Persons from Suwannee Valley Community Foundation hands a check for $6,040 to Mayor Stephen Witt to help fund the addition of debit, credit and EBT cards to the Lake DeSoto Farmers Market. Market organizers do not expect to have the system in place for several months. HANNAH O. BROWN/ Lake City Reporter Farmers Market donation
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EXPIRES AUGUST 31, 2012 NOW Where you get the Best for Less Ask about Care Credit EDUCATION CREATES OPPORTUNITY FOR OUR CHILDREN E-mail: VOTESUMMERS2012@comcast.net or call (386) 365-2082 Paid Political Advertisement Paid For and Approved By Gordon Summers for School Board District 5 Stormed out Employees from Sonnys BBQ Restaurant break down a tent Tuesday at the beginning of the 29th Annual National Night Out event held at Youngs Park. The event was can celed due to stormy weather and will not be rescheduled this year. More than 250 citizens showed up in addition to about 50 vendors. Law enforcement agents from Lake City Police Department, Columbia County Sheriffs Office, Florida Highway Patrol, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Lifeguard Ambulance Service, Lake City and Columbia County fire departments, Florida Department of Transportation, the VA Police and Corrections Corporation of America were also present. a local apartment complex. While waiting for backup units, Mesa reportedly got into the car and attempt ed to drive away and the deputy performed a traffic stop. Mesa, who was in the vehicle alone, had a driv ers license that had been suspended eight times. He agreed to leave the vehicle and go back to his apart ment with the deputy. A DCF investigator responded to the scene and spoke to Mesa and the childs mother and con firmed reports about the childs spanking and Mesa showed them the paint stir ring stick. (The DCF investiga tor) found the stick to be extreme and too large for a 3-year-old child, Deputy Joshua Latimer wrote in his report. (The DCF investi gator) went in and looked at the bruises and said they were from abuse. She said that was no reason for the injuries to be on the child from a spanking. Authorities saw a package of K2 -a synthetic form of marijuana -on the kitchen counter and Mesa report edly told Latimer he some times smokes it before he goes to bed. When Latimer looked in Mesas refrigerator he reportedly found items he described as steroids and human growth hormone (HGH). Although the bottles were marked not for human consumption and for labora tory use only, Mesa told the deputy they belonged to him and said they were legal because he purchased them online. Mesa was then arrested and taken to jail. The Department of Children and Family Services investigator com pleted her report and requested the childcare attendant take the child until a family member could pick her up. said, noting Saturdays event marks the third year the event has been held. As the economic situation continues to decline, its getting harder and hard er for families to buy the needed school supplies and the things they need to buy for their children to be suc cessful in the school set ting. Its our purpose and goal help them in any way that we can. Nicole Smith, Columbia County Recreation Department secretary, in addition to the book bag give away, free hair cuts will be sponsored by Jazzy Cuts Barber Shop, school district food service per sonnel will also be on site where parents can com plete free and reduce lunch applications on site. He passed the Florida Bar exam in 1960 and served as a captain in the U.S. Air Force from 1960 to 1963, during which time he was an advisor to a base com mander during the Cuban Missile Crisis. After moving to Lake City in 1963, he joined the law firm of Brannon, Brown, Norris & Vocell. Haley served as munici pal judge in Lake City from 1965-66 and Columbia County attorney from 196977. He was president of the National Association of County Attorneys for one year during that time. From 1977-92 he served as trustee, director and chairman of the Attorneys Title Insurance Fund, then the largest title insurance company in the state. He was also an attorney for Dixie, Gilchrist and Levy counties Realtor boards. Tom Brown, of Brannon, Brown, Haley & Bullock, P.A., said he worked with Haley for more than 45 years and considered him a coworker and close friend. Bill was an excellent law yer. Attentive to his work, he represented his clients diligently, Brown said. Haley worked for 15 years to develop a standard con tract used by real estate agents and attorneys state wide, Brown said. Bill was full of energy and vitality. I just dont know where he got the energy from, Brown said. Up until the last couple of weeks, Haley worked at the practice, Brown said. Haley would even come into work after doctor appointments, Brown said. Brown said working kept Haleys mind off his illness. He didnt just go home and moan and groan all the time. Brown said Haley enjoyed his boat in Crystal River, watching football games and being a Lions Club member. Hes just somebody a lot of people are going to miss, Brown said. Im gonna miss him tremendously. James Montgomery said he first worked with Haley in 1972 on bringing the first landfill to the county. At the time Haley was the county attorney and Montgomery was a county commissioner. We had a very, very good relationship. We enjoyed, I think, talking to one anoth er, Montgomery said. Whenever they bumped into each other, Haley liked to tease Montgomery, but always in a nice way, he said. He never let me relax, Montgomery said. Montgomery said he taught Haleys children and got to know the family. He was always very interested in the community and what was going on, Montgomery said. Haley leaves behind his wife of 51 years, Jo Haley. He is survived by three daughters: Mary Nell Haley of Atlanta; Meg Haley of Lake City; PJ Haley Hottenstein (David) of New Smyrna Beach; and one son: Dr. Jimbo Haley (Heni) of Lake City. His grandchildren include Annabella, Sebastian and Christian of Lake City and step-granddaughter Chelsea Hottenstein of New Smyrna Beach. A funeral mass will be conducted at 10 a.m., on Friday, Aug. 10, at Epiphany Catholic Church, 254 SW Malone St., with Father Mike Pendergraft officiating. Visitation with the family will be from 5 p.m.-7 p.m., on Thursday, Aug. 9, at GatewayForest Lawn Funeral Home, 3596 S. U.S. Highway 441, in Lake City. struck the left front of the truck, with both vehicles coming to a rest on the east shoulder of State Road 247. The vans front came to a final rest against a concrete pole along the road, accord ing to FHP. Rock was taken to Lake City Medical Center with minor injuries. Another pas senger in the van, Delores E. Adams, 75, of Lake City, was taken to Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville in critical condi tion, according to FHP. Ruise, the driver of the truck, was also taken to Shands at UF in serious con dition. Alonza McQueen, 48, of Macclenny, was taken to Lake City Medical Center with minor injuries. Another passenger, Derrickal R. Major, 26, of Macclenny, was taken to Shands at Lake Shore in Lake City with minor injuries, according to FHP. WRECK From Page 1A BASH From Page 1A HALEY: Great leader Continued From Page 1A ABUSE: Suspect arrested Continued From Page 1A JASON MATTHEW WALKER/ Lake City Reporter
Associated PressLONDON Â— Aly RaismanÂ’s reaction was right on. She put together a crisp floor routine Tuesday, then mouthed, Â“WowÂ” after she saluted the judges. Wow, indeed.Raisman became the first U.S. woman to win Olympic gold on floor, and she picked up a bronze on balance beam on the final day of the gymnastics competition at the London Olympics. Â“It definitely went better than I thought it would,Â” Raisman said. Raisman just missed a medal in the all-around, fin-ishing with the same score as RussiaÂ’s Aliya Mustafina but dropping to fourth on a tiebreak. She was on the right end of the rules for beam Tuesday, bumping RomaniaÂ’s Catalina Ponor off the podium. The U.S. captain initially finished fourth, with a score of 14.966. But she questioned it, and judges added an extra tenth to her routineÂ’s difficulty after a review. That gave her and Ponor identical scores of 15.066, but Raisman got the bronze because her execution score was higher. Â“A gold medal is a gold medal, but I definitely felt like (beam) was redemp-tion from the other night in the all-around,Â” Raisman said. In their first Olympics, April Ross and Jennifer Kessy will play for the gold medal in an all-American beach volleyball final. In their final Olympics together, Kerri Walsh Jennings and Misty May-Treanor are playing for something more. Â“We want to seal the deal that weÂ’re the best team thatÂ’s ever happened,Â” Walsh Jennings said Tuesday night after they advanced to their third consecutive Olympic gold medal game with a 22-20, 22-20 victory over China. Â“Misty has changed my life. I just love her. I want to win tomorrow for us.Â” A few hours later, Kessy and Ross beat the topseeded Brazilians in a persis-tent rain to join their fellow Californians in Wednesday nightÂ’s final. Ross and Kessy rallied from a first-set loss and a four-point deficit in the second to beat reigning world champions Juliana and Larissa 15-21, 21-19, 15-12. By TIM KIRBYtkirby@lakecityreporter.comDelighted by what he called the best turnout of parents during his time at Columbia High, head foot-ball coach Brian Allen pre-sented his vision for the future of the program. Parents and players met Tuesday in the CHS auditorium, where they also heard a presentation from Columbia County Quarterback Club presi-dent-elect Alan Masters and trainer Ben Wood. Allen introduced varsity coaches Dennis Dotson, Mitch Shoup, Timmy Jernigan, Quinton Callum, Doug Peeler, TaÂ’mar Jernigan and Andy Giddens. Â“We have 15 varsity and junior varsity coaches and I am extremely happy to have them on board,Â” Allen said. Allen is entering the second year as head coach at his alma mater. Â“I am excited to come back to Lake City and be a part of this program,Â” Allen said. Â“We were the winningest program in the state. Bradenton Southeast may have trumped us by a couple of games, but there is no reason we canÂ’t build a championship program year in and year out.Â” Allen said one dream was to have the stands packed with 7,500 people like it was for the opening of Tiger Stadium his junior year in a game against Suwannee High. He would like field turf and a second level on the Jones Fieldhouse to increase the weight room area and have upstairs for offices and meeting rooms. Â“I know the only way to do that is to bring wins and build support,Â” Allen said. Allen said he had experience playing under great coaches like Bobby Bowden and John Fox and he Â“tried to learn something day in and day out.Â” Â“We canÂ’t go 15-0 if we donÂ’t have good facilities and we canÂ’t have lack of support from the admin-istration and the commu-nity for a championship program,Â” Allen said. Allen said he works closely with the Quarterback Club and he and his staff try to hold up their end of the bargain for education and citizenship. Â“Being a student comes first,Â” Allen said. Â“You canÂ’t be an athlete without grades. All our coaches are big on discipline. We are trying to mold them into the young men you want them to be. With that, winning will come. I prom-ise you.Â” Allen asked parents to be active in the Quarterback Club and support the team at games. He said the phone lines for all the coaches are always open. Allen also asked the families to keep football in perspective. Â“High school is still a time to have fun,Â” Allen said. Â“It is a time to build camaraderie and have last-ing memories for a lifetime. That is what itÂ’s all about at this level.Â” Masters listed the major expenses of the Quarterback ClubÂ’s $90,000 budget and encouraged corporate sponsorships and ad buys and memberships at all levels to meet the expenses. Volunteers will be crucial with cutbacks in funds. Wood talked about the emphasis on concussions, heat problems and asked injuries be reported to him or a coach. There is a proto-col set up for concussions. Â“I canÂ’t stress enough to keep your kids hydrated, he said. Lake City Reporter SPORTS Wednesday, August 8, 2012 www.lakecityreporter.com Section B Story ideas?ContactTim KirbySports Editor754email@example.com 1BSPORTS BRIEFS CHS coach Allen speaks to parents and players. Two United States teams in beach volleyball final. FORT WHITE VOLLEYBALL Tryouts begin today in gym Fort White High volleyball tryouts for varsity and junior varsity will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday through Friday at the gym. For details, call coach Tiffany Bratcher at (352) 872-8445. CHS BOYS GOLF Meeting set for Thursday Columbia HighÂ’s boys golf team has a meeting for interested players at 2 p.m. Thursday in the CHS auditorium. For details, call coach Steve Smithy at 365-4436. YOUTH CHEERLEADING Columbia Cheer sign-up Saturday Columbia Cheer Association sign-up for little league cheer season (ages 4-12) is 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, and Aug. 18 and Aug. 25 at Southside Recreation Center. Registration cost is $40 and the uniform cost will be extra. For details, call Wilda Drawdy at 965-1377. YOUTH FOOTBALL Little League sign-up Saturday Lake City Parks and Recreation DepartmentÂ’s Little League Football registration (ages 6-13) is 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and Aug. 18 and Aug. 25 at Teen Town Recreation Center. Cost per player is $50 to be paid at City Hall after sign-up. Three leagues are offered and there are some weight restrictions. The Lake City Recreation Department and the Columbia Youth Football Association have a Future Tiger Football Camp planned for 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 25 at Memorial Stadium. There is no charge for the camp and lunch will be provided. Participants will receive a free Future Tiger T-shirt. Coach Brian Allen and members of his Columbia High staff will be instructing. Registration is Saturday and Aug. 18 at Teen Town. For details, call Heyward Christie at 754-3607.Pop Warner sign-up extended Pop Warner Football registration has been extended until rosters are full for boys ages 9-11 (weight 75-120 pounds) and 12-year-olds (weight 100 pounds maximum). Cost of $80 includes complete uniform, insurance, helmet and shoulder pads. For details, call Mike Ferrell at (386) 209-1662. FORT WHITE FOOTBALL Q-back Club meeting Tuesday The Fort White Quarterback Club meeting next week is 7 p.m. Tuesday in the teachersÂ’ lounge at the high school. For details, call Harold Bundy at 365-5731.Q From staff reports Vision for victory ASSOCIATED PRESSU.S. gymnast Alexandra Raisman performs during the artistic gymnastics womenÂ’s floor exercise final at the Summer Olympics in London on Tuesday. TIM KIRBY /Lake City ReporterA coachÂ’s work is never done. Columbia High head footb all coach Brian Allen (left) left the parents meeting on T uesday to get a sweatshirt to warm up his aunt, Gloria Anderson, in the chilly CHS auditorium.TIM KIRBY /Lake City ReporterEva Martino, program ad chairperson for the Columbia County Quarterback Club, works on signs for ad sales an d club memberships before the parent meeting on Tuesday. There are several levels for program ads and membersh ips range from individual to corporate.TIM KIRBY /Lake City ReporterColumbia County Quarterback Club board member Shawn Thomas (right) signs in Travis Lamonda for the parents meeting. LamondaÂ’s Restoration Specialists business provided the billboard located under the scor eboard at Tiger Stadium. Raisman wins gold on floor
SCOREBOARD TELEVISIONTV sports Today GOLF 3 p.m. TGC Â— USGA, U.S. WomenÂ’s Amateur Championship, first round matches, at Cleveland LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL 11 a.m. ESPN2 Â— Playoffs, Great Lakes Regional semifinal, at Indianapolis 1 p.m. ESPN Â— Playoffs, Southeast Regional semifinal, at Warner Robins, Ga. 2 p.m. ESPN2 Â— Playoffs, Great Lakes Regional semifinal, at Indianapolis 6 p.m. ESPN Â— Playoffs, Southeast Regional semifinal, at Warner Robins, Ga. MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 6:30 p.m. WGN Â— Chicago Cubs at San Diego 8 p.m. ESPN Â— San Francisco at St. Louis SOCCER 8 p.m. ESPN2 Â— Spanish Primera Division/ Serie A, World Football Challenge, exhibition, Real Madrid vs. AC Milan, at New York SOFTBALL 4 p.m. ESPN2 Â— Big League World Series, championship game, at Kalamazoo, Mich.OLYMPICSTelevision Today 6 a.m. NBCSN Â— LIVE: menÂ’s basketball, quarterfinals; SAME-DAY TAPE: womenÂ’s boxing, semifinals; womenÂ’s field hockey, semifinal; LIVE: menÂ’s handball, quarter-finals; menÂ’s table tennis, team Bronze Medal, at London 9 a.m. MSNBC Â— LIVE: menÂ’s volleyball, quarterfinals; menÂ’s water polo, quarterfinal; SAME-DAY TAPE: womenÂ’s wrestling, Gold Medal finals; menÂ’s table tennis, Gold Medal final, at London NBC BASKETBALL Â— MenÂ’s, quarterfinals, at London TELEMUNDO Â— MenÂ’s basketball, quarterfinals; track and field; menÂ’s volleyball, quarterfinals; womenÂ’s beach volleyball, Bronze Medal, at London (same-day tape) 10 a.m. NBC Â— SAME-DAY TAPE: track and field; LIVE: menÂ’s water polo, quarter-final; menÂ’s cycling, BMX; SAME-DAY TAPE: equestrian, individual jumping Gold Medal final; LIVE: womenÂ’s beach volleyball, Bronze Medal; SAME-DAY TAPE: canoeing, sprint Gold Medal finals, at London 5 p.m. CNBC Â— Boxing, quarterfinals, at London (same-day tape) 8 p.m. NBC Â— Track and field, Gold Medal finals: menÂ’s 110m hurdles, womenÂ’s 200m, womenÂ’s 400m hurdles, womenÂ’s long jump; womenÂ’s diving, platform; wom-enÂ’s beach volleyball, Gold Medal final, at London (same-day tape) 12 Midnight TELEMUNDO Â— Track and field, Gold Medal finals; womenÂ’s diving, platform; womenÂ’s beach volleyball, Gold Medal final, at London (same-day tape) 12:05 a.m. NBC Â— DELAYED TAPE: track and field; LIVE: womenÂ’s cycling, BMX, at LondonTuesday medalists ATHLETICS Men 1500 GOLDÂ—Taoufik Makhloufi, Algeria.SILVERÂ—Leonel Manzano, Austin, Texas. BRONZEÂ—Abdalaati Iguider, Morocco. Discus GOLDÂ—Robert Harting, Germany.SILVERÂ—Ehsan Hadadi, Iran.BRONZEÂ—Gerd Kanter, Estonia. High Jump GOLDÂ—Ivan Ukhov, Russia.SILVERÂ—Erik Kynard, Toldedo, Ohio.BRONZEÂ—Derek Drouin, Canada.BRONZEÂ—Mutaz Essa Barshim, Qatar. BRONZEÂ—Robert Grabarz, Britain. Women 100 Hurdles GOLDÂ—Sally Pearson, Australia.SILVERÂ—Dawn Harper, East St. Louis, Ill. BRONZEÂ—Kellie Wells, Midlothian, Va. CYCLING TRACK Men Keirin GOLDÂ—Chris Hoy, Britain.SILVERÂ—Maximilian Levy, Germany.BRONZEÂ—Simon van Velthooven, New Zealand. BRONZEÂ—Teun Mulder, Netherlands. Women Sprint GOLDÂ—Anna Meares, Australia.SILVERÂ—Victoria Pendleton, Britain.BRONZEÂ—Guo Shuang, China. Omnium GOLDÂ—Laura Trott, Britain.SILVERÂ—Sarah Hammer, Temecula, Calif. BRONZEÂ—Annette Edmondson, Australia. DIVING Men 3m Springboard GOLDÂ—Ilya Zakharov, Russia.SILVERÂ—Qin Kai, China.BRONZEÂ—He Chong, China. EQUESTRIAN Men Dressage Event GOLDÂ—Britain.SILVERÂ—Germany.BRONZEÂ—Netherlands. GYMNASTICS ARTISTIC Men Parallel Bars GOLDÂ—Feng Zhe, China.SILVERÂ—Marcel Nguyen, Germany.BRONZEÂ—Hamilton Sabot, France. Horizontal Bar GOLDÂ—Epke Zonderland, Netherlands. SILVERÂ—Fabian Hambuchen, Germany.BRONZEÂ—Zou Kai, China. Women Floor Exercise GOLDÂ—Alexandra Raisman, Needham, Mass. SILVERÂ—Catalina Ponor, Romania.BRONZEÂ—Aliya Mustafina, Russia. Beam GOLDÂ—Deng Linlin, China.SILVERÂ—Sui Lu, China.BRONZEÂ—Alexandra Raisman, Needham, Mass. SAILING Men Windsurfer GOLDÂ—Dorian van Rijsselberge, Netherlands. SILVERÂ—Nick Dempsey, Britain.BRONZEÂ—Przemyslaw Miarczynski, Poland. Women Windsurfer GOLDÂ—Marina Alabau Neira, Spain.SILVERÂ—Tuuli Petaja, Finland.BRONZEÂ—Zofia Noceti-Klepacka, Poland. SYNCHRONISED SWIMMING Women Duet GOLDÂ—Russia.SILVERÂ—Spain.BRONZEÂ—China. TABLE TENNIS Women Doubles GOLDÂ—China.SILVERÂ—Japan.BRONZEÂ—Singapore. TRIATHLON Men GOLDÂ—Alistair Brownlee, Britain.SILVERÂ—Javier Gomez, Spain.BRONZEÂ—Jonathan Brownlee, Britain. WEIGHTLIFTING Men +105Kg GOLDÂ—Behdad Salimikordasiabi, Iran.SILVERÂ—Sajjad Anoushiravani Hamlabad, Iran. BRONZEÂ—Ruslan Albegov, Russia. WRESTLING Men 66Kg GOLDÂ—Kim Hyeonwoo, South Korea.SILVERÂ—Tamas Lorincz, Hungary.BRONZEÂ—Steeve Guenot, France.BRONZEÂ—Manuchar Tskhadaia, Georgia. 96Kg GOLDÂ—Ghasem Gholamreza Rezaei, Iran. SILVERÂ—Rustam Totrov, Russia.BRONZEÂ—Artur Aleksanyan, Armenia. BRONZEÂ—Jimmy Lidberg, Sweden.BASEBALLAL standings East Division W L Pct GBNew York 63 45 .583 Â—Baltimore 58 51 .532 5 12 Tampa Bay 56 52 .519 7Boston 55 55 .500 9Toronto 53 55 .491 10 Central Division W L Pct GBChicago 60 48 .556 Â— Detroit 59 50 .541 1 12 Cleveland 50 59 .459 10 12 Minnesota 48 61 .440 12 12 Kansas City 45 63 .417 15 West Division W L Pct GBTexas 63 45 .583 Â—Los Angeles 59 51 .536 5Oakland 58 51 .532 5 12 Seattle 51 60 .459 13 12 MondayÂ’s Games Minnesota 14, Cleveland 3Detroit 7, N.Y. Yankees 2Baltimore 3, Seattle 1Boston 9, Texas 2Chicago White Sox 4, Kansas City 2L.A. Angels 4, Oakland 0 TuesdayÂ’s Games Minnesota at Cleveland (n)N.Y. Yankees at Detroit (n)Seattle at Baltimore (n)Texas at Boston (n)Toronto at Tampa Bay (n)Kansas City at Chicago White Sox (n)L.A. Angels at Oakland (n) TodayÂ’s Games Minnesota (Duensing 2-6) at Cleveland (Masterson 7-10), 12:05 p.m. Texas (M.Harrison 13-6) at Boston (Beckett 5-9), 1:35 p.m. L.A. Angels (Greinke 0-1) at Oakland (Straily 0-0), 3:35 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 11-3) at Detroit (A.Sanchez 1-1), 7:05 p.m. Seattle (Millwood 4-9) at Baltimore (Tom.Hunter 4-7), 7:05 p.m. Toronto (Villanueva 6-1) at Tampa Bay (Cobb 5-8), 7:10 p.m. Kansas City (Guthrie 0-3) at Chicago White Sox (Quintana 4-1), 8:10 p.m. ThursdayÂ’s Games N.Y. Yankees at Detroit, 1:05 p.m.Toronto at Tampa Bay, 1:10 p.m.Boston at Cleveland, 7:05 p.m.Kansas City at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m. NL standings East Division W L Pct GBWashington 66 43 .606 Â— Atlanta 63 47 .573 3 12 New York 53 56 .486 13Philadelphia 50 60 .455 16 12 Miami 49 60 .450 17 Central Division W L Pct GBCincinnati 66 43 .606 Â—Pittsburgh 62 46 .574 3 12 St. Louis 60 49 .550 6Milwaukee 49 59 .454 16 12 Chicago 43 64 .402 22 Houston 36 74 .327 30 12 West Division W L Pct GBSan Francisco 59 50 .541 Â—Los Angeles 59 51 .536 12 Arizona 55 54 .505 4San Diego 47 64 .423 13Colorado 39 68 .364 19 MondayÂ’s Games Pittsburgh 4, Arizona 0Atlanta 6, Philadelphia 1Washington 5, Houston 4, 11 inningsMilwaukee 6, Cincinnati 3St. Louis 8, San Francisco 2San Diego 2, Chicago Cubs 0Colorado 2, L.A. Dodgers 0 TuesdayÂ’s Games Philadelphia 3, Atlanta 0Arizona at Pittsburgh (n)Miami at N.Y. Mets (n)Washington at Houston (n)Cincinnati at Milwaukee (n)San Francisco at St. Louis (n)Chicago Cubs at San Diego (n)Colorado at L.A. Dodgers (n) TodayÂ’s Games Cincinnati (Latos 10-3) at Milwaukee (Wolf 3-8), 2:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 7-9) at San Diego (Richard 8-11), 6:35 p.m. Arizona (I.Kennedy 10-8) at Pittsburgh (Correia 8-6), 7:05 p.m. Atlanta (T.Hudson 11-4) at Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 4-9), 7:05 p.m. Miami (Eovaldi 2-7) at N.Y. Mets (C.Young 3-5), 7:10 p.m. Washington (G.Gonzalez 13-6) at Houston (Galarraga 0-1), 8:05 p.m. San Francisco (Vogelsong 9-5) at St. Louis (J.Kelly 2-4), 8:15 p.m. Colorado (Francis 3-4) at L.A. Dodgers (Billingsley 7-9), 10:10 p.m. ThursdayÂ’s Games Miami at N.Y. 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Jerry Perkins managed to keep his game on track on a tough wet course in the Friday Dogfight. His -1 performance was enough for a first-place finish. Most weeks a score of at least +5 is needed to win; however, in the tough con-ditions no one could pull their assigned points so PerkinsÂ’ -1 slipped by the trio of Joe Herring, Ronnie Ash and Tim Tortorice who shared second place. Closest to pin winners were: Ponds No. 3, Jack Tuggle; Ponds No. 5, Herring; Creeks No. 2, Gerald Smithy; Creeks No. 6, Larry Boone. Skin win-ners were Chet Carter (2), Ralph Minster, Herring, Boone and Tortorice. The Wednesday Blitz was a runaway for Keith Hudson with his +10 per-formance. Frog Niewisch was second at +7, with Bill Walls taking third at +5. Skins winners were Chet Carter (4), Randy Heavrin (2), Niewisch and Hudson. In Wednesday scramble action, the winning team was Gary Newcomb, Tony Johnson and Brian Shead at 4 under par. The big pot was on the line, but with only two holes in play and it rolled over again. It will be in play today at 5:30 p.m. Sign up by 5 p.m. to get a shot at the money. The Lady Tiger threeperson scramble is Saturday. Put together a team and support Columbia High girls golf. The Campus USA Quail Shoot Tournament is Aug. 25-26. Chad Hunter tapped in a one-inch eagle putt on his second hole and went on to post a round of 68 that was good for +17 points and a blow-out win in A flight of SaturdayÂ’s blitz. ChadÂ’s closest competition came from his dad, Terry, whose fine +9 score was only enough for a dis-tant second-place finish. Ken Radcliffe +4, was in third. The B flight belonged to Shelton Keen at +9, a three-point edge over Don Combs and Dave Blair. John Brewer, Randy Sommers and Brian Sneed tied for fourth at +3. Keen had an eagle on his card to join Chad Hunter, Timmy Rogers and David Rhodes in a four-way split of the skins game. WednesdayÂ’s blitz featured another A flight runaway win, this time by Keith Shaw, whose +11 outdistanced second place Steve Patterson by six points. Jordan Hale was two shots farther back in third. Roger Mitzel took first place in B flight at +9, four points ahead of Mike Jacobs. Donald Roberts, Don Howard and Don Combs tied for fourth with +4. Dennis Crawford and Bob Wheary collected a nice payoff with the only two skins. Tom Wade and Bob Wheary shared first in the Sunday blitz with +2. Shelton Keen was a stroke back in third. Closest to the pin winners were John Brewer on No. 17, Wade on No. 3 and Dave Mehl on No. 7. Brewer and Steve Thomas each picked up two skins. Steve Patterson and Mickey Wilcox had one apiece. The LGA selected a blitz format this week. Jan Davis claimed the win with the dayÂ’s only plus score of +2. Shirley Edelstein, Gloria Rowley and Nicole Ste-Marie pulled their points on the nose for a second-place tie. The Good Old Boys put three close matches in the book. Match one was the closest contest and ended in a 7-6 win for the team of Marc Risk, Jim Bell and Bobby Simmons over the team of Barney Hart, Emerson Darst and Paul Davis. Match two found the team of Ed Snow, Jeff Maynes, Ed McKnight and Dan Stephens taking a 7-5 victory over the team of Stan Woolbert, Rob Brown, Carl Wilson and Tom Elmore. The final match also finished with a two-point edge for the team of Dennis Hendershot, Dave Cannon, Eli Witt and Merle Hibbard over the team of Monty Montgomery, Rhea Hart, Jim Stevens and Bill Wheeler. Hart led all players with a round of 40-35-75. Risk was a shot back with a 38-38-76. Other good scores were posted by Montgomery (77), Bell (78), Snow (78), Brown (79) and Woolbert (79). HibbardÂ’s even par win on the front nine included an eagle on No 8. Stevens (38) and Witt (39) chal-lenged the winner. Hart, Wilson and Stephens tied with 39 on the back nine. 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Â‘NRÂ’ All Access (N) The FranchiseWeeds The FranchiseEpisodes PGA FACTS & FIGURES QUAIL HEIGHTS COUNTRY CLUB Chet Carter COUNTRY CLUB at LAKE CITY Ed Goff Blow-out win for Chad Hunter in Saturday blitz Perkins top Â‘DogÂ’ KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. Â— Facts and figures for the PGA Championship: Event: 94th PGA Championship.Dates: Aug. 9-12.Site: Kiawah Island (Ocean Course) Length: 7,776 yards:Par: 36-36Â—72.Field: 156 players (136 tour pros, 20 club pros). Prize money: TBA ($8 million in 2011). WinnerÂ’s share: TBA ($1.445 mil lion in 2011). Defending champion: Keegan Bradley. Last year: Keegan Bradley became only the third player in the last 100 years to win a major in his first try by winning a playoff at Atlanta Athletic Club. Five shots behind with three holes to play, Bradley went birdie-birdie-par for a 68, which got him into a three-hole playoff when Jason Dufner produced a late col lapse. Dufner made three straight bogeys and finished with a par to join Bradley at 8-under 272. Bradley made a 4-foot birdie putt on the 16th, Dufner three-putted for bogey on the 17th to fall two behind and Bradley closed him out with a par. Tiger Woods missed the cut for the first time in a PGA Championship. Kiawah champions: United States (1991 Ryder Cup), Ireland (1997 World Cup, Padraig Harrington and Paul McGinley), Colin Montgomerie (1997 World Cup, medalist), South Africa (2003 World Cup, Trevor Immelman and Rory Sabbatini). Key statistic: Since the world ranking began in 1986, the PGA Championship has had only nine champions who were among the top 10 in the world, the fewest of any major. Noteworthy: Sixteen players have won the last 16 majors, a streak that does not include Tiger Woods. Quoteworthy: Â“ThereÂ’s not a guy standing on the range that wouldnÂ’t put it head-and-shoulders over any tournament in the world, apart from the other three major championships.Â” Â— Graeme McDowell on the PGA Championship. Television: Thursday and Friday, 1-7 p.m., TNT Sports. 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DEAR ABBY: I am a 24-year-old man with a good job, a good relation-ship, a level head on my shoulders and a great fam-ily. Life has had its ups and downs, but I have always been optimistic and appre-ciative of my blessings. My issue is with me. After 10 months or so of dating a woman, I always lose my physical attrac-tion to her. It has been my downfall in both of my previous relationships. My current relationship is with a woman I should marry. SheÂ’s gorgeous, intelligent, and we have an incredible level of communication. I could not imagine a better partner. But my lack of desire to have a constant physical relationship is driving her away. I occasionally initiate, but IÂ’m usually not in the mood. IÂ’d be happy with every week or every other week, but IÂ’m only 24. Is this crazy? I know IÂ’m making her feel unwanted, and it has become a sensi-tive subject for me. Is this a sign that IÂ’m not supposed to be in this relationship? Other women excite me, but I have no desire to be with someone else. What are your thoughts on this? -CONFUSED IN THE SOUTH DEAR CONFUSED: Talk about this with your doctor and have your hormone levels checked. If they are where they should be, it may be that you simply have a low sex drive. Either that, or you crave what no one woman can give any man, and thatÂ’s variety. DEAR ABBY: Last year I lost someone very dear to me, my 5-year-old broth-er. I never knew a child who died before, but when itÂ’s your little brother it makes it worse. The thing is, IÂ’m the oldest and I have always tried to hide my emotions. I try to act like everything is OK because I donÂ’t want people to know IÂ’m falling apart. ItÂ’s bad enough for my mom and my grandpar-ents. I donÂ’t want to make it worse. People say God only gives you what you can handle, but how are you supposed to handle an innocent childÂ’s death? -GRIEVING IN VIRGINIA DEAR GRIEVING: Please accept my sympa-thy for your loss. A healthy way to deal with the emo-tions you are experienc-ing is to talk about them. Ideally, it would be with your parents. However, because youÂ’re afraid it will be too painful for them, you need to find another adult with whom you can vent. It is important to let the feelings youÂ’re bottling up come out because they are normal. Releasing them will help ease your pain. A counselor at school can help, or if youÂ’d be more comfortable with someone else, talk to your cler-gyperson. DEAR ABBY: You frequently recommend that readers seek therapy. IÂ’ve been in therapy for eight years and see very little progress. Do you have any statistics that prove how helpful therapy actually is? -SKEPTICAL IN SAN FRANCISCO DEAR SKEPTICAL: I donÂ’t have any statistics -but I do have some advice for you: CHANGE THERAPISTS! After eight years and little progress, youÂ’re with the wrong person. DILBERT BABY BLUES HOROSCOPES DEAR ABBY ARIES (March 21-April 19): Make every move count and you will get back all sorts of favorable input. A unique but diplo-matic approach will show onlookers that you know what youÂ’re doing. DonÂ’t let a personal relationship stand in the way of an opportunity. +++ TAURUS (April 20-May 20): A connection from your past can lead to important changes in your financial future and the way you earn your living. Discuss your concerns with someone you trust to give you good feedback, but follow your gut feeling in the end. +++ GEMINI (May 21-June 20): High expectations will put you on the spot and push you to do your best. Your competitive drive will help you outmaneuver any-one who challenges you. Present your ideas with confidence and you will get the support you need. ++++ CANCER (June 21-July 22): Take a moment to go over what you are trying to accomplish. ItÂ’s hard to make headway while try-ing to go against the cur-rent. Look for the path that will give you passage. Take charge and be confident. ++ LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Emotional issues will mount if you donÂ’t address weakness that can lead to failure. Accept the fact that changes might be required in order to reach your goals. Decisions must be made carefully, with every-oneÂ’s input and concerns in mind. ++ VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Find out firsthand whatÂ’s entailed before getting involved in a joint effort that may not have been thoroughly thought out. Excess will turn out badly. You are better off diversifying rather than putting all youÂ’ve got into one idea. +++++ LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Concentrate on friend-ship, travel and research-ing something or someone you want to pursue. Make changes that will clear the way for future endeavors. DonÂ’t put up with com-plaints or ultimatums that will stand between you and happiness. +++ SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): A moneymaking idea will pay off with a little push. Something you left unfinished can play a role in the way you live in the future. Readdress the pos-sibilities that exist and how you can turn a little into a lot. +++ SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22Dec. 21): Discuss money matters, deals, contracts and settlements and you will come up with a work-able solution. Alterations to your home or lifestyle will help you get ahead. A service or skill you offer can be adapted to fit todayÂ’s economic needs. +++ CAPRICORN (Dec. 22Jan. 19): Talks will lead to greater complications. Get your priorities straight before you venture into a discussion that has the potential to leave you with greater financial responsi-bilities or burdens. Avoid unfamiliar people and places. +++++ AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Someone you thought you could count on will let you down. Added respon-sibilities will develop. Take care of matters on your own and you will prove your capabilities and build greater confidence. DonÂ’t take an emotional or finan-cial risk. ++ PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Follow your heart and turn your dreams into real-ity. Stick to basics and take baby steps until you reach your goals. Trust in what you know and do best, and say no to anyone offering the impossible. Be wise and win. ++++ CELEBRITY CIPHER Abigail Van Burenwww.dearabby.com BLONDIE BEETLE BAILEY B.C. FRANK & ERNEST FOR BETTER OR WORSE ZITS HAGAR THE HORRIBLE SNUFFY SMITH GARFIELD THE LAST WORD Eugenia Last Man whoÂ’s not in the mood may soon be out of a partner Q Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. CLASSIC PEANUTS Page Editor: Emogene Graham, 754-0415 LAKE CITY REPORTER ADVICE & COMICS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2012 4B
LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESDAY, AUGUST8, 2012 5B Classified Department: 755-5440 CLASSIFIED AD vantageTake ADvantage of the Reporter Classifieds!755-5440Lake City Reporter FIND IT SELL IT BUY IT ServicesRoof Repairs Shingles, Metal, and Flat Decks. Starting at $50.00. Contact Roger at 386-365-4185 Lake City Reporter Classifieds Classifieds dial-a-pro Reporter Service DirectoryTo place a Reporter Service Directory Ad in Columbia and surrounding CountiesHighlight Your Reporter Service Directory Ad With Ar twork-Ask Your Representative For Details 386-755-5440 LegalNOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the AH Stevens of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 222Year of Issuance: 2005Description of Property: SEC 00 TWN 00 RNG 00 PARCELNUM-BER 01437-024. LOT24 BLOCK 2 UNIT23 THREE RIVERS ES-TATES. ORB 925-2009Name in which assessed: SUSAN NOBLE & THOMAS CAMERONAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534016August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Bar B Land & Homes LLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the prop-erty and name in which it was as-sessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 970Year of Issuance: 2005Description of Property: SEC 33 TWN 6S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 04022-000. NW1/4 OF NW1/4 AS LIES NORTH & E OF SCLRR EX .50 AC DESC IN ORB 565-489, 632-113Name in which assessed: BERTHAP. MONROEAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534015August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 CITYOFLAKE CITYCITIZENS ADVISORYTASK FORCE MEETINGThe City of Lake will be holding a public meeting in the City of Lake city Conference Room, Second Floor, located at 205 North Marion Avenue, Lake City, Florida on Au-gust 16, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. of the Florida Small Cities Community De-velopment Block Grant Citizens Ad-visory Task Force to discuss the Fis-cal Year 2012 Florida small Cities Community Development Block Grant application.The meeting is being conducted in a handicapped accessible location. any handicapped person requiring an in-terpreter for the hearing impaired or the visually impaired should contact Larry D. Lee, Growth Management Director at (386) 719-5750 and an interpreter will be provided. Any non English speaking persona wishing to attend the workshop should contact Larry D. Lee and a language inter-preter will be provided. Any handi-capped person requiring special ac-commodation at this workshop should contact Larry D. Lee at least five calendar days prior to the work-shop. To access a Telecommunica-tion Device for Deaf (TDD) please call (800) 955-8771.AFAIR HOUSING/EQUALOP-PORTUNITY/HANDICAPPED AC-CESSIBLE JURISDICTION.05534134August 8, 2012 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the Co-chran Forest Products of the follow-ing certificate has filed said certifi-cate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 2591Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 35 TWN 3S RNG 17 PARCELNUM-BER 07308-000.COMM NE COR OF NE 1/4 OF NW1/4, RUN W233.96 FTFOR POB, RUN S 210 FT, W210 FT, N 210 FT, E 210 FTTO POB. CFD 1037-911 & COMM ATNE COR OF NE 1/4 OF NW1/4, RUN W233.96 FT, S 210 FTFOR POB, RUN S 325 FT, W285 FT, N 252 FT, E 75 FT, N 73 FT, E 210 FTTO POB ORB 321-509Name in which assessed: GUYHEARTAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534020August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 LegalNOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the CYN-THIASTEPHENS of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the prop-erty and name in which it was as-sessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 3400Year of Issuance: 2010Description of Property: SEC 00 TWN 00 RNG 00 PARCELNUM-BER R10762-000NE DIV: LOTS 1 & 2 BLOCK 2 WASHINGTON PARK S/D. ORB 446-549, 452-622Name in which assessed: ERNESTC. WILSON, RUTH SHAWWIL-SON, DAVID SHAW& BAR-BARATAYLORAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534013August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 FAIR HOUSINGWORKSHOPAll bankers, insurance agents and re-altors are invited to a Fair Housing Workshop sponsored by the city of Lake city on August 16, 2012, at 4:30 p.m. in the city of Lake City Conference Room, Second Floor, lo-cated at City Hall at 205 North Mari-on Avenue, Lake City, Florida.The workshop is being conducted in a handicapped accessible location. Any handicapped person requiring an interpreter for the hearing im-paired or the visually impaired should contact Larry D. Lee, Growth Management Director at 386.719.5750 and an interpreter will be provided. Any non English speak-ing person wishing to attend the workshop should contact Larry D. Lee and a language interpreter will be provided. Any handicapped per-son requiring special accommodation at this workshop should contact Lar-ry D. Lee at least five calendar days prior to the workshop. To access a Telecommunication Device for Deaf (TDD) please call (800) 955-8771.AFAIR HOUSING/EQUALOP-PORTUNITY/HANDICAPPED AC-CESSIBLE JURISDICTION.05534133August 8, 2012 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the GR Brooks of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 717Year of Issuance: 2005Description of Property: SEC 27 TWN 4S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 03216-118 W1/2 LOT18 SHADYACRES S/D. ORB 608-651, FINALJDGMTIN CS #94-1404-CAORB 915-719, 949-2311Name in which assessed: MARYEVAVAUGHNAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534007August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the GR Brooks of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 983Year of Issuance: 2005Description of Property: SEC 34 TWN 6S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 04059-134. LOT34 FORTWHITE STATION S/D ORB 666-262, 714-843Name in which assessed: BENIGNO CASTILLOAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534017August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the GR Brooks of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The cer-tificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 808Year of Issuance: 2005Description of Property: SEC 14 TWN 5S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 03620-001.COMM SE COR OF SW1/4 OF NW1/4, RUN N 50 FT, W, 25.01 FTTO WR/WOF YOUNG RD, RUN N ALONG WR/W242.44 FTFOR POB, RUN W296.46 FT, N 144.96 FT, E 299 FTTO WR/WOF YOUNG RD, S APPROX 145 FTTO POB ORB 864-1550.Name in which assessed: HAROLD W. BOHLSCHEIDAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the properLegalty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534019August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILACTIONCASE NO.: 12 2010 CA000204DIVISION:CHASE HOME FINANCE, LLC,Plaintiff,vs.THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVI-SEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUST-EES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UN-DER, AGAINSTMICHAELWRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELK. WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-NETH PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELK.P. WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-PIERRE WRIGHT, DECEASED, et al,Defendant (s)NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to a Final Judgment of Mort-gage Foreclosure dated July 10, 2012 and entered in Case No. 12 2010 CA000204 of the Circuit Court of the THIRD Judicial Circuit in and for COLUMBIACounty, Florida where-in JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONALASSOCIATION, SUC-CESSOR BYMERGER TO CHASE HOME FINANCE LLC, is the Plain-tiff and THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGN-EES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, OR OTHER CLAIM-ANTS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AGAINSTMICHAELWRIGHTA/K/AMI-CHAELK. WRIGHTA/K/AMI-CHAELKENNETH PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELK.P. WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMI-CHAELKEN PIERRE WRIGHTS A/K/AMICHAELKENPIERRE WRIGHT, DECEASED; ANYAND ALLUNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UN-DER, AND AGAINSTTHE HERE-IN NAMED INDIVIDUALDE-FENDANT(S) WHO ARE NO KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UN-KNOWN PARTIES MAYCLAIM AN INTERESTAS SPOUSE, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; AMYMARIE WRIGHT, AS AN HEIR OF THE ESTATE OF MICHAELWRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELK. WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-NETH PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-PIERRE WRIGHT, DECEASED; MICHAELAARON WRIGHT, PRI-VATE FIRSTCLASS AS AN HEIR OF THE ESTATE OF MICHAEL\ WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELK. WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-NETH PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELK/P/ WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN PIERRE WRIGHTA/K/AMICHAELKEN-PIERRE WRIGHT, DECEASED; WELLS FARGO FINANCIALSYSTEM FLORIDA, INC.; WELLS FARGO FINANCIALBANK; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at FRONTSTEPS OF THE COLUMBIACOUNTYCOURTHOUSE at 11:00AM, on the 8th Day of August, 2012, the follow-ing described property as set fort in said Final Judgment: LOT2, BLOCK B, OLUSTEE CREEK ESTATES UNITNO. 1, ACCORDING TO THE PLATTHEREOF AS RE-CORDED IN PLATBOOK 5, PAGE 100, OF THE PUBLIC RE-CORDS OF COLUMBIACOUN-TY, FLORIDA.TOGETHER WITH THATCER-TAIN MOBILE HOME LOCATED THEREON AS AFIXTURE AND APPURTENANCE THERETO: 2006, MERIT, VIN# FLHML3F171030661A& FLHML3F171030661BA/K/A1100 SE STATE ROAD UNIT#238, LAKE CITY, FL32025.Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, oth-er than the property owner as of the date of the Lis pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale.WITNESS MYHAND and the seal of this Court on July 11, 2012.P.DeWitt CasonClerk of the Circuit CourtBy: P.A. PerryDeputy Clerk05533874August 1, 8, 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE 3RD JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILDIVISIONCASE NO.: 12-2009-CA-000219JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NA-TIONALASSOCIATION,Plaintiff,vs.SHERRYLEMPKA; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SHERRYLEMPKA; UNKNOWN TENANT(S); IN POS-SESSION OF THE SUBJECTPROPERTY,Defendants.NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALENOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pur-suant to Final Judgment of Foreclo-sure dated the 22nd day of October, 2009, and entered in Case No. 12-2009-CA-000219, of the Circuit Court of the 3RD Judicial Circuit in and for Columbia County, Florida, where in JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONALASSOCIA-TION is the Plaintiff and SHERRYLEMPKA, UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SHERRYLEMPKAand UN-KNOWN TENANT(S) IN POSSES-SION OF THE SUBJECTPROPERLegalTYare defendants. The Clerk of this Court shall sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the, Columbia County Courthouse, 173 N. E. HER-NANDO AVENUE, LAKE CITY, FL32055, 11:00 AM on the 29th day of Aug. 2012, the following property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit:LOT37, BLOCK C, OF WISE ES-TATES, ASUBDIVISION AC-CORDING TO THE PLATTHERE-OF, RECORDED IN PLATBOOK 7,PAGES 164 THROUGH 167, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUSTSILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE.AMERICANS WITH DISABILI-TIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who requires accommo-dations in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of cer-tain assistance. Individuals with a disability who require special accom-modations in order to participate in a court proceeding should contact the ADACoordinator, 173 NE Hernan-do Avenue, Room 408, Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-7428, within two (2) business days of receipt of notice to appear. Individuals who are hearing impaired should call (800) 955-8771. Individuals who are voice impaired should call (800) 955-8770.Dated this 18th day of July, 2012.P. DESITTCASONClerk of The circuit CourtBy:-sPAPerryDeputy Clerk05533913August 1, 8, 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO. 12-370-CACOLUMBIABANK, a Florida banking corporation,Plaintiff,Vs.Estate of VICTOR J. SIMONS, de-ceased, Estate of JANE P. SIMONS, deceased, and the unknown heirs and beneficiaries of the decedents,Defendants.CASE NO. 12-370-CANOTICE OF ACTIONTO: Defendants, Estate of VICTOR J. SIMONS, deceased, Estate of JANE P. SIMONS, deceased, and the unknown heirs and beneficiaries of the decedents,YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the fol-lowing described real property in Columbia County, Florida:Lot 6, GRASSLAND ACRES, ac-cording to the map or plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 5, Pages 71-71A, of the Public Records of Co-lumbia County, Florida, together with a 1977 Hill Mobile Home, ID#02630198AK and #02630198BK which is located on and affixed to the above described property.Has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on RI-CHARD E. STADLER, the Plain-tiffÂ’s attorney, whose address is 285 NE Hernando Avenue, Post Office Drawer 1707, Lake City, FL32056-1707, on or before August 20, 2012, and file the original with the clerk of this court either before service on PlaintiffÂ’s attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief de-manded in the complaint.DATED this 18th day of July, 2012.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK, CIRCUITCOURTBy: -sB. ScippioDeputy Clerk05533938August 1, 8, 2012 NOTICE OFAPPLICATION FOR TAX DEEDSec 197.241.F.S.Notice is hereby given that the MILLLLC of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a Tax Deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the de-scription of the property and name in which it was assessed is as follows:Certificate Number: 1432Year of Issuance: 2005Description of Property: SEC 27 TWN 4S RNG 16 PARCELNUM-BER 03199-499. BEG SE COR OF LOT67, RUN N 130 FT, E 115 FT, SE 142.93 FT, S 30 FT, W216 FTTOPOB (RETENTION POND), QC 1161-1605Name in which assessed: COLUM-BIARETENTION FACILITIES, LLCAll of said property being in the County of Columbia, State of Flori-da. Unless said certificate shall be re-deemed according to law the proper-ty described in such certificate will be sold to the highest bidder at the Courthouse on Monday the 10th of September at 11:00 A.M.P. DEWITTCASONCLERK OF COURTS05534018August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2012 LegalIN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITOF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR COLUM-BIACOUNTYCIVILDIVISIONCASE NO. 12-2012-CA-000324FIRSTFEDERALBANK OF FLORIDAvs.UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIE-NORS, CREDITORS AND TRUST-EES OF GERALD D. THOMAS, DECEASED, et al.Defendants.NOTICE OF ACTIONTO: UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVI-SEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS AND TRUSTEES OF GERALD D. THO-MAS, DECEASEDCURRENTRESIDENCE UN-KNOWNYou are notified that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the follow-ing property in Columbia County, Florida:THE SOUTH HALF OF THE NORTH HALF OF THE SOUTH-WESTQUARTER OF THE NORTHWESTQUARTER (S 1/2 OF N 1/2 OF SW1/4 OF THE NW1/4) OF SECTION 21, TOWNSHIP2 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, CO-LUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDA.SUBJECTTO A110 FOOTEASE-MENTOFF THE WESTSIDE THEREOF FOR ROADWAYAND POWER LINE USAGE. TOGETH-ER WITH A2006 FLEETWOOD DOUBLEWIDE MOBILE HOMEcommonly known as 767 NWGAR POND COURT, WHITE SPRINGS, FL32096 gas been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Edward B. Pritchard of Kass Shu-ler, P.A., plaintiffÂ’s attorney, whose address is P.O. Box 880, Tampa, Florida, 33601, (813) 229-0900, on or before 8/27/12, (or 30 days from the first date of publication, which-ever is later) and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on the PlaintiffÂ’s at-torney or immediately thereafter; otherwise, a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint.Dated: July 27, 2012CLERK OF THE COURTHonorable P. Dewitt Carson173 NE Hernando AvenueLake City, Florida 32056-2069By: -sB. ScippioDeputy ClerkIf you are a person with a disability who requires accommodations in or-der to participate in a court proceed-ing, you are entitled, at no cost to you, the provision of certain assis-tance. Individuals with a disability who require special accommodations in order to participate in a court pro-ceeding should contact the ADACo-ordinator, 173 NE Hernando Ave-nue, Room 408, Lake City, FL32055, (386) 719-7428, at least 7 days before your scheduled court ap-pearance, or immediately upon re-ceiving notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711.05534132August 8, 15, 2012 NOTICE OFPUBLIC MEETING OF THESCHOOLBOARD OF COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDAThe School Board of Columbia County, Florida announces that the School Board will hold two work-shops, to which all persons are invit-ed to attend, as follows:DATE:Wednesday, August 15, 2012TIME:9:30 a.m.PLACE:Richardson Middle SchoolCafeteria646 SE Pennsylvania AvenueLake City, Florida 32025andDATE:Wednesday, August 15, 2012TIME: 11:30 a.m.PLACE:Niblack Elementary SchoolMedia Center 837 NE Broadway AvenueLake City, Florida 32055PURPOSE:Workshops to discuss State of the Schools.No action will be taken at this meet-ing.Pursuant to the provisions of the American with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommo-dations to participate in the above workshops is asked to advise the School Board at least 48 hours be-fore the workshops by contacting Mrs. Lynda Croft at (386) 755-8003. School Board of Columbia County, FloridaBy:Michael F. MillikinSuperintendent of Schools05534175August 8, 2012 IN THECIRCUITCOURTOF THE THIRD JUDICIALCIRCUITIN AND FOR COLUMBIACOUNTY, FLORIDACASE NO.: 11-300-CACOLUMBIABANK, a Florida banking corporation,Plaintiff,vs.DEVIYANI MEHTA, PRAVIN MEHTAand GAYATRI DEVI, LLC, a Florida limited liability com-pany,Defendants.CLERKÂ’S NOTICE OF SALE UN-DER F.S. CHAPTER 45NOTICE IS GIVEN that, in accordLegalance with the Order Re-Scheduling Foreclosure Sale dated July 20, 2012, and in accordance with the Summary Final Judgment of Fore-closure dated February 14, 2012, in the above-styled cause, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the Columbia County Courthouse, Courtroom 1, 173 Northeast Hernan-do Avenue, Lake City, Florida 32055 at 11:00 a.m. on 10/3/2012, the fol-lowing described property:TOWNSHIP3 SOUTH RANGE 16 EASTSECTION 35: Commencing at a point which is the Southeast corner of Lot 9 of Â“Lake Harris FarmsÂ” as per plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 1, Page 21, of the public re-cords of Columbia County, Florida, said point being N 8755Â’17Â” E, 868.20 feet from the Southwest Cor-ner of the SW1/4 of the SE 1/4 of Section 35, Township 3 South, Range 16 East; thence N 703Â’47Â” E along the East boundary of said Lot 9, 718.40 feet for the point of Begin-ning thence continue N 703Â’47Â” E, along said East boundary 310.00 feet to the South right-of-way line of State Road No. 10 (U.S. Highway No. 90) said point being 87.00 feet from and at right angle to the survey center line of said State Road; thence N 8441Â’43Â” Walong said South right-of-way line curve 312.61 feet to the point of curvature of a right -of-way line curve being concave Southwesterly and having a radius of 3276.57 feet; thence Northwesterly along said South right-of-way line curve, a chord bearing and distance of N 8506Â”35Â” W, 47.40 feet; thence S 703Â’47Â” Wparallel to the East boundary of said Lot 9, 309.66; thence S 8441Â’43Â” E, 360.00 feet to the Point of Beginning.ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN IN-TERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER SALE.Dated: 7/26/12P. DeWitt CasonClerk of CourtBy: -sB. ScippioDeputy Clerk05534081August 8, 15, 2012 Notice is hereby given per Florida Statue 98.075(2):VIRGILABEAUCHEMIN4148 N US HWY441LAKE CITY, FL32055MICHAELLBOWMAN996 SE PUTNAM ST, #105LAKE CITY, FL32025SHELLYLHOOEY500 SWSANDERS WAYFTWHITE, FL32038COLTASNOWDEN143 SWENCHANTED CTLAKE CITY, FL32024TINAI STRENGTH223 NWETHELIND CTLAKE CITY, FL32055is potentially ineligible to be regis-tered to vote. Please respond within 30 days of publication of this notice by contacting the Supervisor of Elec-tions Office at the address or phone number below. If no response is re-ceived within 30 days of this publi-cation, it may result in determination of ineligibility by the supervisor and removal of the registered voterÂ’s name from the statewide voter regis-tration system. Published one time in the Lake City ReporterElizabeth Â“LizÂ” P. HorneColumbia County Supervisor of Elections971 W. Duval Street, Suite 102Lake City, FL32055(386) 758-102605534147August 8, 2012 100Job Opportunities05534062Suwannee Valley Grassing, Inc. is accepting applications for TRUCK DRIVER Must have a valid Class ACDL. Must be able to work weekends as reqÂ’d. Normal work week is MonFri. Some out of town work. Apply in person: 3100 Hwy 441N & Cason Rd; north of Five Points. Approx. 0.5 mi south of I-10, across from the Target Distribution Center. All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen. Females are encouraged to apply. Applications accepted until position is filled. EEO & DFWP 05534116SECRETARY/LEGAL ASSISTANT Minimum 3 years Bankruptcy experience. Working knowledge of Bankruptcy Practice & Procedure REQUIRED .Fax Resume to 386-754-5135 05534125Large Construction Company has an immediate opening for a Fuel Service Technician Qualified candidate(s) must possess a valid commercial driver's license with a hazmat and tanker endorsement. Apply in person at Anderson Columbia, Co., Inc., 871 NW Guerdon Street, Lake City, Florida32056 Equal Opportunity Employer CDLClass A Truck Driver Flatbed exp. for F/TSE area. 3 years exp or more. Medical benefits offered. Contact Melissa or Sandy@ 386-935-2773 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call REPORTER Classifieds In Print and On Linewww.lakecityreporter.com
LAKECITYREPORTER CLASSIFIEDWEDNESDAY, AUGUST8, 2012 Classified Department: 755-5440 6B ELECTRICAL/MAINTENANCE REPAIRER POSITION #: C99917 Re-AdvertisedSkilled electrical and general repair work at the journeyman level. Requires: High School graduate plus five years journeyman level experience in electrical work. Current licensure as a journeyman electrician. AHigh School equivalency diploma from the State Department of Education may be substituted for high school graduation. Five years construction experience. Comprehensive knowledge of Florida Building Codes, all relevant electrical codes, and good working knowledge of construction practices. Salary: $30,410 annually, plus benefits. Application Deadline: 8/17/12 College employment application required. Position details and applications available on web at: www.fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City, FL 32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, COLLEGE FACILITIES POSITION #: P99964 Coordinate maintenance, custodial, and warehouse work centers and provide oversight of construction and renovation projects. Responsibilities include budgeting, report preparation, planning, training, and assisting as needed on repair or renovation work. Requires BachelorÂ’s degree in engineering or construction related field, five years supervisory experience in commercial construction, maintenance, or building management. OSHA and regulatory standards knowledge, labor law, and construction methodology. Must prepare literate, concise, and accurate reports. Must effectively manage staff, interact well with faculty and students, and work with executive personnel. Desirable qualifications: Code enforcement certification, general contractor, CDL, certified design professional. Salary: $37,500 annually, plus benefits Application Deadline : 8/17/12 College employment application required. Position details and applications available on web at: www.fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City, FL 32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: email@example.comFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, NURSING 4 PositionsConduct the learning experience in the classroom, laboratory and/or clinical area. Prepare for instruction Â– syllabi, lesson plans, tests; use assessment strategies to assist the continuous development of the learner; use effective communication techniques with students and others. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the subject matter, use appropriate technology in the teaching and learning process. Hours will vary and require evenings. Minimum Qualifications: Masters of Science in Nursing degree and be licensed in FL or eligible for licensure in FL. Three years experience as staff nurse (acute care preferred). Ability to present information in a coherent manner and the ability to fairly evaluate student retention of that information. Computer literate. Postsecondary teaching experience desired. Â• ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, NURSING 194 Days, Tenure Track, 2 PositionsÂ• ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, NURSING PARAMEDIC TO RN PROGRAM 224 Days (Grant Funded Four Year Position to Permanent) Develop new Paramedic to RN program to begin Spring 2013. Assume teaching responsibilities for he program January 2013. Teaching experience at the post-secondary level. EMT/Paramedic licensure a plus.Â• ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, NURSING SIMULATION LAB 224 Days (Grant Funded Four Year Position to Permanent) Â•EXCELLENT SALARY Â•PAID BENEFITS Â•DESIRABLE SCHEDULE APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled Persons interested should provide College application, vita, and photocopies of transcripts. All foreign transcripts must be submitted with official translation and evaluation. Position details and applications available on web at: www.fgc.edu Human Resources Florida Gateway College 149 S.E. College Place Lake City Fl 32025-2007 Phone (386) 754-4314 Fax (386) 754-4814 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgFGC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. VP/ADA/EA/EO College in Education and Employment 100Job Opportunities05534145EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COLUMBIACOUNTY Columbia County is accepting applications for a 9-1-1 Communications Center Manager. Employee will perform responsible administrative and professional work in developing, coordinating, maintaining, and enhancing the daily operations of the CountyÂ’s Emergency 9-1-1 System. Minimum requirements: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of an equivalency diploma and at least four (4) years experience in System Analysis, Communications, or a closely related field, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities to perform the job. Must be a resident of Columbia County within the first six (6) months of employment. Must possess a valid Florida Drivers License. Salary negotiable depending upon qualifications/experience. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, criminal history check and drug screening. Applications may be obtained at the Human Resources Office, Board of County Commissioners, 135 NE Hernando, Suite 203, Lake City, FL32055, (386)719-2025, TDD (386)758-2139 or our website (www.columbiacountyfla.com). Review of applications will begin on 8/24/2012 and will continue until the position is filled. AA/EEO/ADA/VPEmployer. RETAILAuditor S & S Office is hiring Afull-time Retail Auditor Duties include: Strong cost/ retail accounting, strong 10 key and excel experience needed. Benefits include: vacation, sick leave, credit union, profit sharing, dental, health and life insurance. Drug Free Workplace EOE. Apply in person at S & S Office 134 SE Colburn Ave., Lake City, FL32025 100Job Opportunities05534180TEACHERS Joinour team of over 100 professional teachers! Want to make a difference in the lives of children? Preschool: 10 Mo FTLead Teacher (Ft. White) 10 Mo PTTeacher (Ft. White) 10 Mo FTTeacher (Lake City) Child Development Associate (CDA) or equivalent credential (FCCPC, ECPC) & 40 hours DCF training preferred. (Lead Teacher position requires min. AS/BAin Early childhood or Child Development and 3 years relevant experience) 12 Month Infant/Toddler TeacherLake City (PT-30 hrs/wk) Child Development Associate (CDA) or equivalent credential (FCCPC, ECPC) required. $7.73 $14.97/hr. Excellent Benefits, Paid Holidays, Sick/Annual Leave, Health/Dental Insurance, and more. Apply at 236 SWColumbia Ave, Lake City, FL or Send resume to: email@example.com Fax (386) 754-2220 or Call 754-2233 EOE DESOTO HOME CARE Now hiring for position of Delivery technician. Looking for person with good mechanical abilities and a positive attitude. Drop resume off at 311 N. Marion St. L.C. FL32055 Hotel General Manager Immediate opening for hotel General Manager of 94 rooms Super 8 Motel. Prior hotel management experience required. Position requires experience in HR, Guest Relations, Housekeeping, Maintenance, and be comfortable with Word, Excel and internet. Excellent salary and on site managers apartment available. Please send resume to Jack Cole, Super 8 Motel, 3954 SWState Road 47, Lake City, FL 32024-4808 or email to LakeCity@americanmotel.travel MECHANIC For Used Vehicles In Small Shop. Contact 386-755-6481. MECHANIC for busy truck shop. Experience required with own tools. Southern Specialized 386-752-9754 Part Time Bull DozerOperator needed for FJ Hill Construction. Experienced required Call 386-752-788705533866We Need You Now FT/PT, Daily work, get paid in 72 hrs. Deliver the at&t Yellow Pages in the Lake City area. Must be 18 yrs+, have DL, vehicle & insurance. Call for more info (800) 422-1955 Ext. 1 8:00 A-4:30PMon-Fri www.DeliverPhoneBooks.com Small historic non-denominational church with a heart for children is seeking a pianist for Sunday services. Please contact 904-259-4194 if interested. 100Job OpportunitiesPOPEYEÂ’S has Management Opportunities, min 2 yrs fast food management exp. a must to be considered, hlth ins. & competitive salary avail. For consideration, call Richard @ 904-254-2666 or send resume to 121 N Main Blvd. Sales Position Available for motivated individual. Rountree -Moore Toyota Great benefits, paid training/vacation. Exp. a plus but not necessary. Call Anthony Cosentino 386-623-7442 SUBCONTRACT ORS NEEDED Carpet, Framing, Electrical, Plumbing, Drywall & Painting to work in and around the Lake City area only. Must have liability insurance of $1million general and $2 million aggregate, workers comp or exempt. Must be reliable/professional and own vehicle and tools of the trade. Please call Travis at Restoration Specialists Â– 386-438-3201. SunflowerHealth Foods Now seeking enthusiastic full time employee to expand our staff. Must have nutrition health experience. Please apply in person. 225 NWCommons Loop, #107, Lake City, off Hwy 90 next to Publix. Wanted Relief care giver for elderly man, mainly on weekends, some overnights, in Branford area Call 9am &4pm 386-935-2574 Whack A-Do now hiring Stylist. Full time/Part time Hourly pay + commission. No Clientel needed Contact Darlene. 386-984-6738 240Schools & Education05533645Interested in a Medical Career?Express Training offers courses for beginners & exp Â• Nursing Assistant, $479next class-07/16/12 & 7/23/12Â• Phlebotomy national certifica-tion, $800 next class-09/10/12Â• LPN 09/10/12 Fees incl. books, supplies, exam fees. Call 386-755-4401 or expresstrainingservices.com 310Pets & Supplies FREE CHIHUAHUA,female, black & Tan. Less than 2 yrs old. shots and health records. **No Longer Avail** PUBLISHER'S NOTE Florida Law 828.29 requires dogs and cats being sold to be at least 8 weeks old and have a health certificate from a licensed veterinarian documenting they have mandatory shots and are free from intestinal and external parasites. Many species of wildlife must be licensed by Florida Fish and Wildlife. If you are unsure, contact the local office for information. 407Computers DELLComputer $75.00 386-755-9984 or 386-292-2170 408Furniture 6 ft Brown Sofa $25.00 Contact 386-963-5126 Oversize Blue Recliner $25.00 Contact 386-963-5126 410Lawn & Garden EquipmentLAWN MOWER CRAFTSMAN 48Â” cut with bagger and mulch kit. 1 year old. $800. 386-755-5127 413Musical MerchandiseLudwig drums 8 pc, maple kit, w/ 7 zilgjian cymbals, iron cobra, double base pedal, like new. For details & photoÂ’s 386-867-1173 420Wanted to Buy Wanted Junk Cars, Trucks, Vans. $275 & up CASH! Free Pick Up! NO title needed !386-878-9260 After 5pm 386752-3648. 430Garage Sales PUBLISHER'S NOTE All Yard Sale Ads Must be Pre-Paid. SAT8/11 8 am to 1 pm, 12322 CR 252, McAlpin. Golf cart, compressor, traps, wheelbarrow, much more! Moving! 440Miscellaneous NEW Six Light Beige Chandelier $25.00 Contact 386-963-5126 Wood Rocking Chair $25.00 Contact 386-963-5126 450Good Things to EatGREEN PEANUTS For Sale Graded and washed. $30.00 a bushel. 386-752-3434 630Mobile Homes forRent3/2 SW, handicap accessible, Watertown area, $500 mth, $500 dep. Call for more info. 386-344-0144 NATURE LOVERS. 2/1 Extra clean, private landscaped ac. Carport, deck, patio, W&D, adult area, Smoke Free. On Creek. No pets $600 mo. 1st +last NO UTILITY DEP. 386-752-7027. Long term occupancy referred. 640Mobile Homes forSale2000 Homes of Merit 32x48, lots of extras. Asking for payoff. Call for details. Contact 288-9658 2013 DOUBLEWIDE $33,995 inc. set-up, trim-out & A/C Call 386-288-8379. 3BR/2BA28X64 in a great location, a lot of upgrades, fireplace. Only $2,500 down $399 a month. Call Paula at 386-752-1452 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org 5 LIKENew Mobile Homes!!! For under $30,000. MUSTSEE Call John T. 386-752-1452 BANK REPO 3BR/2BADoublewide Â’09 Excellent condition. Only $999 down $377 a month. Call Paula 386-752-1452 or E-mail email@example.com BIG FAMILYSPECIAL! New 2013 4/2 Jacobsen $47,995. Only 8 More at this Low Price! CanÂ’t go a dime cheaper! Del-setac-shirting and steps. North Pointe, Gainesville 352-872-5566. Hours Sat till 7 PM Sunday 10-3 DEALFELLTHROUGH! $55,900 Buys New 2012 Town Home 32x80 4/2 Entertainer home. YES $55,900 Delivered and Set on your property. Below Factory Cost. North Pointe, Gainesville. 352-872-5566. Handyman Special 2br/2ba Moble Home starting at $350 to own. Family Community. 305-984-5511 or 386-344-0830 MUSTSEE 2013 2x6 walls, R30 insulation, OSB wrap, house wrap, real wood cabinets, and thermal pain windows. Payment $399 per month call John T386-752-1452. Results Realty Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Well maintained mobile on 10 acres. 2 car covered carport. $77,900 MLS#79417 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 LG MH on 5 ac. 2144 sqft split w/ 4br/2b, Sold furnished, So many Extras. $65,000 MLS #81201 THIS MONTHTÂ’SSPECIAL! New 2013 Jacobsen 28x52 3/2 only $44,995 del-set-ac-skirting and steps. Not a dime lower. Best Price Pricing! Only 10 at this LOWPrice! North Pointe Homes, Gainesville, Fl., Hwy 441. Call Today 352-872-5566. Now Open Sunday 10-3! WANTEDÂ…CASH PAID for your Mobile Home, Singlewide or Doublewide flood homes welcome. Call 386-288-8379 Palm Harbor Village NEWHOMESStart at $39,900 $5k for your used mobile home Any condition 800-622-2832 ext 210 710Unfurnished Apt. ForRent2 bedroom, 2 bath on golf course, $695 mth Call Michelle 752-9626 2 Bedroom / 1 Bath Apts for rent in Live Oak. Call for price. Contact 386-623-3404 & 386-362-9806 2/1 w/garage & washer/dryer hookups. East side of town, Call for details 386-755-6867 2BD/1BA DuplexTop to Bottom Renovation. $625.00 per month. NO PETS. 1st/Last/Security. 386-867-9231 2br/1ba Duplex located in Ft. White Convenient to Lake City & Gainesville. References Needed No Pets. 386-497-1116. Amberwood Hills Apts. Private Patio area. Beautiful yard. Washer/dryer hkup. Free water & sewer. 1/1, 2/1. Move in special. 386-754-1800. wwwmyflapts.com Brandywine Apartments Now Renting 1, 2, & 3 bedrooms, CH/A. 386-752-3033 W. Grandview Ave. Equal Housing Opportunity TDD Number 1-800-955-8771 Columbia Arms Apt. located 1/2 mi from V.A. & Winn Dixie. Pet Friendly. Pool laundry & balcony. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Great area Wof I-75, spacious deluxe 2br apts, some w/garage. W/D hookups, patio, $600-750 + Sec. 386-965-3775 or 965-5560 Greentree Townhouse Move In Madness. 2/1, 2/1.5. Free water & sewer. Balcony & patio. Laundry. Behind Kens on Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 wwwmyflapts.com Gorgeous, Lake View 2br/1ba Apartment. CH/A $450. mo $530 dep. No pets 386-344-2170 Redwine Apartments Pets welcome. with 5 complexes, we have a home for you. 386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com Updated Apt, w/tile floors/fresh paint. Great area. 386-752-9626 Wayne ManorApts. Spacious 2bedroom washer/dryer. Behind Kens off Hwy 90. 386-754-1800 www .myflapts.com WindsorArms Apartments. Move in! 2/1, 2/1.5, 2/2. Pet Friendy. Free 200 ch. Dish. Washer/dryer hkup.386-754-1800. www .myflapts.com 720Furnished Apts. ForRent1br Apt incl: water, elec, & cable. $595 mo. Good area. Between Lake City & Lake Butler. References & sec. reqÂ’d. No pets. 386-719-4808 or 386-466-8289 Rooms forRent Hillcrest, Sands, Columbia. All furnished. Electric, cable, fridge, microwave. Weekly or monthly rates. 1 person $135, 2 persons $150. weekly 386-752-5808 730Unfurnished Home ForRent055341652/1, in town Fort White, Lg.Ft & bporch, Lg Liv/Kit/Din, Fenced byard, utils incl 1st +last+sec. No pets. Free WFi.$750 mth 941-924-5183 2BD /1.5BA Country, South of Lake City, private river access. w/boat ramp, 2 garages, clean, $625 mo. + sec. 386-590-0642 2BR/1BADUPLEX, Carport Off Branford Hwy $595. mo. $595. dep. Very clean. Call 386-752-7578 3BR/1BANewly Remodeled, CH/A, Stove, Frig, d/w, Shed, Fenced Yard. New Floors & Cabinets. Near Schools. Yard Pet Only. $600 mth. $400 dep 386-984-5856 Available Sept. 1st3 /2. 1206 Macfarland Avenue. Non-smokers & no pets, $850 mth, $400 dep. Inquire, 904-813-8864. Brick 3br/2ba Large yard, garage, CH/A. 179 SWStanley Ct. Lake City. $900 mo + $850 dep. Call 386-365-8543 Lrg 2bd/2 full bath, FR/DR, CH/A, renovated, by VA$745 mth, $600 sec. Detached 400 sqft workshop/ storage bldg $50 (813)784-6017 Totally Refurbished 2/1 duplex, w/ deck & garage 1300 sq ft, W/D hook up, CH/A, $700 month 386-965-2407 or 386-758-5881 750Business & Office Rentals05532259OFFICE SPACE for Lease 576 sq' $450/mth 700 sq' at $8.00 sq' 1785 sq' at $7.00 sq'8300 sq' at $7.00 sq' also Bank Building Excellent Locations Tom Eagle, GRI (386) 961-1086 DCARealtor 0553380517,000 SQ FT+ WAREHOUSE 7Acres of Land Sale $195,000, Rent $1,500 mo.Tom Eagle, GRI (386) 961-1086 DCARealtor ForRent orLease: Former Doctors office, Former professional office & Lg open space: avail on East Baya Ave. Competitive rates. Weekdays 386-984-0622 evenings/weekends 497-4762 ForSale orLease Preschool/Childcare Building, Turnkey Ready. For more Information call 386-365-3329 Office Space for rent. High traffic area with all utilities furnished including high speed internet. Various size offices available. Call Dale DeRosia @623-3004. 790Vacation Rentals Scalloping Horseshoe Beach Spcl Gulf Front 2br, w/lg porch, dock, fish sink. wkend $395./wk $895. 386-235-3633/352-498-5986 alwaysonvacation.com #419-181 Â“FloridaÂ’s Last FrontierÂ” 805Lots forSale PUBLISHER'S NOTE All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the fair housing act which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin; or any intention to make such preference, limitation or discrimination." Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under the age of 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll free at 1-800-669-9777, the toll free telephone number to the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Nice 5 acres on River Rise, S/D Homes only. 2000 sf underground utilities. $65,000 MLS #76151 810Home forSale 3br/2b, 1860 sqft. DWon 5 acres plus above ground pool. $125,000. MLS#80543 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 4/3 Home on 56 acres, fenced, 5,000 sqft warehouse 4br/3ba, 2764 sqft. $550,000. MLS#78420 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 4/33,786sq. ft., 2 additional rooms could be bedrooms, media room, $254,900. MLS#79905 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 5.91 acres, partially cleared. From Charles Springs & Suwannee River. $20,500. MLS#80961 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 6.45 Acres, River Front on Suwannee River, 3 lots, Hamilton County $75,000. MLS#77414 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 810Home forSale Coldwell BankerBishop Agency Brand New Underway in Mayfair, Brick, 3br/2ba split plan. MLS #80025, $171,900 Elaine Tolar 386-755-6488 Coldwell BankerBishop Agency MH Enclosed w/ stucco. 3br/2ba, gas fireplace, Pole Barn, New roof. MLS #81043, $62,900 Elaine Tolar 386-755-6488 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Well Maintained 1512 sqft, recent remodeling (Kitchen & floors) $89,000. MLS# 79838, Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Hardy board home w/ 2 master suites, split plan, huge great room $170,000 MLS# 80458, Mary Brown Whitehurst 965-0887 Coldwell BankerBishop Realty Almost 1 acre, with 18x20 metal building on slab, electric, cleared, partially fenced. MLS# 80458, $35,000. Sherry Ratliff 365-8414 Fabulous Home, LCC Club. 4br/3ba, Interior Renovations, 2,328 sqft. $159,900. MLS#78637 REO Realty Group, Nancy Rogers 386-867-1271 Home for Sale by owner 161 SE Andy Court Lake City, FL For details call (386) 623-3749 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Small affordable, Corner lot, Fenced yard, Needs TLC, $34,900 MLS #81204 Results Realty, Brittany Stoeckert386-397-3473 Great Investment in City Limits. Both units rented. Tenants want to Stay. $50,000 MLS #79208 820Farms & Acreage200 ACRES 5 miles NE of Live Oak. Half Wooded & Pasture with fish lake. Creek flows through property, Plenty of deer & turkey. Will Finance 386-364-6633 4 ACRES, 8 Miles Out Pine Mount Highway. Price to sell at $15,500. Call Pierce at Hallmark R.E. 386-344-2472. Owner Financed land with only $300 down payment. Half to ten ac lots. Deas Bullard/BKLProperties 386-752-4339 www .landnfl.com RESULTS REALTY, Brittany Stoeckert 386-397-3473 20 Acres, wooded, located approx 10 miles from Cedar Key $50,000 MLS #78886 830Commercial Property05534166Fort White Newly Remodled. Multi use Comm Prop. Approx 850sqft. Elec & water incl. Free WFI $750mth 941-924-5183. 850Waterfront PropertyRIVER HOME Excellent Location $169,000 Call Susan Eagle (386) 623-6612 DCARealtor 860Investment Property2 ACRES of land with 8,000 sf. building. $80,000. Located in Olustee. Owner Financing possible. 904-318-7714.REPORTER Classifieds In Print and On Linewww.lakecityreporter.com 755-5440Toplace your classified ad call