Wal-Mart Police 2A ISIL & Our Kids 4ACommission Budget Dates 8A Bronson Football 1B 4-H Roundup 1B Fueling Station 8B Owner of Unlicensed East Williston Nightclub Convicted of Felony ChargesBy Terry WittSenior Staff WriterA Williston man was convicted in Levy County Circuit Court on Aug. 26 of operating an unlicensed nightclub in east Williston where alcohol, marijuana and cocaine were purchased and consumed by customers. Eugene Donald, Jr. played music loud enough that neighbors were forced to spend the night in motels because they couldnt sleep, the sheris oce said, and cars were unable to travel down the street in front of the club because of parked vehicles. e Levy County Sheris Oce said gunre was also heard in the area of the club and one man was wounded. Donald was convicted by a six-member jury of maintaining a place where alcohol was sold without a license and of keeping or maintaining a public nuisance where drugs were used or sold. Undercover agents working for the Florida Department of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco entered Club 212 on Aug. 24, 2013 and saw patrons openly using marijuana. ey also noticed several Blood gang members had pot for sale. Agents working undercover purchased marijuana and alcohol in the club on Oct. 12, 2013. ey saw patrons smoking marijuana, according to a report. State agents entered the club on Oct. 19, 2013 and purchased alcohol and observed marijuana being used by customers. Agents were also approached by customers wanting to sell them powder cocaine. e undercover investigation continued on Nov. 1, 2013 when the Levy County Sheris Oce with assistance from the Joint Gainesville Police Department and Alachua County Sheris Oce High Intensity Drug Tracking Area (HIDTA) unit made two marijuana purchases in the club and two purchases of alcohol. e HIDTA unit also purchased marijuana from two patrons. ey saw marijuana being used by patrons and believe they saw powder cocaine being used in the club. Levy County sheris deputies had previously been called to Club 212 in response to loud music and shots being red. One victim was shot in the foot by gunre. Many ghts had broken out and residents of the area complained of the road being blocked to Club 212. Law enforcement ocers on more than one occasion saw Donald and his wife Chrissi Donald carrying boxes of alcohol from their vehicle to the club. Mrs. Donald is facing the same charges as her husband, but has not pleaded out or gone to trial. By Terry WittSenior Staff Writere closest county commission race anyone can remember nally ended Friday when District 4 county commission candidate Lilly Rooks defeated Commissioner Ryan Bell by three votes. Every vote counts, Rooks responded in a text to the Journal. Rooks nished with 1,728 votes to 1,725 for Bell. Commissioner Chad Johnson gained three votes in the machine recount but nished with 35 less than Rock Meeks. Johnson totaled 1,705 to Meeks 1,740. Jones said the Bell/Rooks race was the closest she has seen in her 20 years working in the elections oce. Bell was trailing Rooks by ve votes after Tuesdays primary election. ere were four separate recounts of the vote. e rst was Tuesday night when the canvassing board rechecked the machine vote tapes for accuracy because the District 4 race was so close. en followed a count of 14 provisional ballots on ursday where Bell added one vote to his total. On Friday the canvassing board ran the ballots through the same scanners used on Tuesday and there was one vote dierence. A ballot in Raleigh had jammed on election night and hadnt been counted by the scanner. When it was run through the vote scanner Friday, Bell got one additional vote. ree votes separated Rooks and Bell. e machine recount also revealed there were 95 under votes. An under vote occurs when the voter doesnt ll in the oval for either candidate. e canvassing board reviewed each ballot to ensure the 95 voters hadnt marked either candidates name. As required by state law, the canvassing board moved to a location where the manual recount of under votes and the By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterTwo ocials of the Suwannee River Water Management District met with Bronson ocials on Aug. 17 and said they are convinced a ditch that runs along the western border of Bronson is in fact a ditch and not a stream as claimed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Leroy Marshall, a water resources engineer for SRWMD who works on FEMA issues for the district said its obvious the ditch has numerous culverts that were installed many years ago and could not be a natural occurring stream or a navigable waterway. Marshall and John C. Jack Hampton, vice president of Water Information Technologies associated with Akins North America, Inc. also expressed concern about an earthen roadway that was built across the ditch near Bronson by a private landowner. e ditch is blocking water ow from Bronson to neighboring Chunky Pond. e two men met with Town Clerk Kelli Brettel and Councilman Berlon Weeks after being By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterOne of the most frustrating federally funded housing projects in Levy County history continued to be a source of irritation for County Commissioners Tuesday when the cost and timetable for xing a septic tank and drain eld changed again at a home near Inglis. Ronald Vanzant of Jordan and Associates and Joakim (Jay) Nordqvist, principal engineer with GSE Engineering and Consulting, Inc. said the troublesome drain eld lled with stormwater during recent heavy rains and will force changes in the way water is drained from the property. He described the drain eld as being like a big bath tub. Commissioners voted to approve a change order allowing the engineering rm to conduct tests to determine water levels in the drain eld and in a neighboring canal and then build a ditch containing a drain pipe that will capture stormwater from the house and carport and channel it to the canal. Commissioner John Meeks said he wasnt an engineer, but he wondered if the Southwest Florida Water Management District would approve the new design since it jets water directly into a canal. Nordqvist said the water he is talking about is ground water, but he acknowledged it was a concern. Commissioners were reluctant to approve the request in light of the fact that they had previously discussed the possibility of storm water from heavy rains draining from both sides By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterA request by a Williston area minister for construction of a sidewalk along County Road 335 was partially honored by Levy County Commissioners Tuesday when they agreed to seek bids to get a better idea of how much the project would cost. Pastor Carl Carnagie of Miracle Vision Tabernacle said school children walk along the busy road each day to attend the Miracle Vision Tabernacles Vision Christian Academy. He said a sidewalk would make their walk safer. Carnagie has attended county commission meetings previously to ask for the sidewalk but the closest he came was when commissioners agreed to apply for a state grant to fund the project. Administrative Road Superintendent Bruce Greenlee said he led for the safe routes to school grant earlier this year but doubts the project would be funded or constructed before 2018 or 2019 at the earliest. Commission Chairman Ryan Bell said he visited the site and found truck trac heavy. He described the trac ow as truck, truck, truck, truck, and car, meaning it was mostly truck trac. Commissioner Danny Stevens of Inglis House Rehab Project Continues to be Troublesome Commissioners to Seek Bids for Williston Area School SidewalkRecounts Give Rooks Three-Vote Victory Over BellCanvassing Board members review ballots. From the left County Commissioner Danny Stevens, County Judge Tim Browning, the chairman, and Supervisor of Elections Tammy Jones. Photo by Terry Witt.Water District Ocials Say Bronson Has a Ditch, Not a Streamcontinue to page 5A continue to page 3A continue to page 8A continue to page 3A continue to page 5A Debate Breaks Out about Bronson Clerks Pay Raise Request By Terry Witt Senior Sta Writer Bronson Town Clerk Kelli Brettel was the center of a loud debate Tuesday night about the raise in pay she has requested, and it appears she has support for a higher base salary, though the question is how much. Brettel asked to have her base pay raised from $38,000 to $55,000. She currently receives about $44,000 to $45,000 when overtime is factored into her annual earnings as the towns top administrator. e debate broke out between Councilman Berlon Weeks, who spoke through a conference call connection and Mayor Franklin Schuler, with both men agreeing Brettel was worth much more than she is paid. Schuler cautioned the council and Weeks that the town needs to be careful about how much it gives employees for pay raises. He said the town cant aord to give everyone what they are worth. We dont want to get like a lot of other places,
2A Jail Media Report for 08/25/2014 to 09/01/2014ALEXANDER, MELBA PAIGE, 23, OF WILLISTON, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. ALLEN, ERICA SUE, 36, OF INGLIS, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE X 2. BRENNER, RICHARD LEE, 30, OF TRENTON, FL: HOLD FOR OTHER AGENCY. CARTER, EUGENE, 53, OF CROSS CITY, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. CHAPIN, TAMMIE LEE, 23, OF ARCHER, FL: ABUSE WITHOUT GREAT HARM TOWARD CHILD. CLARK, WALTER R, 40, OF CHIEFLAND, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. DARBY, JABARI KENNETH, 24, OF WILLISTON, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. ELWOOD, GEORGE KENNETH, 29, OF WILLISTON, FL: FAIL TO STOP REMAIN AT CRASH INVOLVE INJURY. FINE, JENNIFER, 34, OF CEDAR KEY, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. GRAY, LINDA MARY, 36, OF WILLISTON, FL: BATTERY TOUCH OR STRIKE. GRIFFIN, JOSHUA BRENT, 32, OF HINESVILLE COURT, GA: HOLD FOR OTHER AGENCY. GROSS, DUSTIN HAYWARD, 35, OF BRONSON, FL: WARRANT ARREST. HEATH, LAWRENCE, 19, OF WILLISTON, FL: W DEADLY WEAPON WITHOUT INTENT TO KILL. JOHNSON, JAMES MICHAEL, 34, OF CHIEFLAND, FL: DUI. LANGFORD, BRANDEN DANA, 29, OF ARCHER, FL: GRAND THEFT X 3; PASS FORGED ALTERED INSTRUMENT X 4; PETIT THEFT X 4.Levy County Sheris Oce Arrest Report Levy Countys Most WantedMARAVOLO, HOLLY ELIEEN, 51, OF CEDAR KEY, FL: TRESPASS. MERRITT, ALBERT EARL, 18, OF WILLISTON, FL: BURGL UNOCCUPIED CONVEYANCE UNARMED; THEFT OF VEH; BURGL UNOCCUPIED DWELLING UNARMED. MONETTE, CHERYL SKETO, 44, OF WILLISTON, FL: DWLSR; OUT-OF-COUNTY WARRANT. MORIN, DAVID JOSEPH, 34, OF WEST PALM BEACH, FL: PROB VIOLATION X 4. MURRAY, DANIEL FRANKLIN, 28, OF OCALA, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. MYERS, TRAVIS LEE, 29, OF TAVARES, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. ODOM, TIMOTHY, 24, TRENTON, FL: VIOL INJUNCTION PROTECTION DOMESTIC VIOLENCE. PARKER, DARLENA, 45, OF FANNING SPRINGS, FL: PETIT THEFT. POWERS, DAVID ANDREW, 33, OF POMPANO BEACH, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. PRINCE, ZACHARY SETH, 30, OF TRENTON, FL: OUT-OF-COUNTY WARRANT. STEWART, JAMES LAWSON, 23, OF BELL, FL: PROB VIOLATION. SWINFORD, BILLY KEITH, 48, OF CHIEFLAND, WALKER, VICKIE FTA LARC/PETIT THEFT BOND $ 1,000 COGGINS, WILLIAM INGLIS FTA DL REVOKED BOND $ 5,000HORTON, VIRTRONCHIEFLAND VOP RESIST W/O NO BONDICENHOWER, DONALD MORRISTON VOP DUI NO BONDKELLY, BARBARA CHIEFLAND VOP DWLSR NO BOND FL: OUT-OF-COUNTY WARRANT. THOMPSON, GLENDELL, 38, OF WILLISTON, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. THOMPSON, SHELIA NANETTE, 47, OF WILLISTON, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. WILLIAMS, CHRISTOPHER KEITH, 48, OF PINELLAS PARK, FL: RE-ADMIT FROM COURT. WILLIAMS, LARRY, 49, OF MELROSE, FL: NON SUPPORT OF CHILDREN OR SPOUSE. WILLIAMS, TYLER ALLEN JAMES, 19, OF CHIEFLAND, FL: ACT THAT COULD RESULT IN PHYS MENTAL INJURY TOWARD CHILD.Of Levy County Call 1-877-349-Tips (8477) 4 WEEKS FOR ONLY $20!Its Our Journal 20/20 Special: Your Ad of 20 Words or Less for 4 Consecutive Weeks, No Changes. $20, 10 Each Additional Word. levyjournal.com Ads NOTICE OF HEARINGS PLANNING COMMISSION A public hearing on each petition as described below will be conducted by the Planning Commission on Monday, September 8, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard during the course of action. The hearing will be held in the Levy County Courthouse, 355 South Court Street, Bronson, Florida. The Planning Commission is not bound to consider the petitions in the order listed in this notice. Any of these petitions may be considered as soon as the meeting commences. FP 01-14 Croft Land Surveying representing Ronald C. Gillman, Jeanette A. Hodges and Angela D. Gillman, petitioning the board for a Final Plat of Legacy Acres a residential subdivision consisting of ten 2 acre more or less lots. Said parcel is located in Section 11, Township 13S, Range 18E, in Levy County. Said parcel contains 24.42 acres more or less and has a zoning designation of Forestry/Rural Residential FRR and a land use designation of Low Density Residential LDR. PP 03-14 Steve McMillen of McSurveying representing Jessica Maass-Hudson, petitioning the board for a Preliminary Plat of Flint Rock Estates a residential subdivision consisting of one 12 acre lot. Said parcel is located in Section 20, Township 13S, Range 19E, in Levy County. Said parcel has a zoning designation of ARR Agriculture/Rural Residential. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS A public hearing on each petition as described below will be conducted by the Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard during the course of action. The hearing will be held in the County Commissioners Meeting Room, The Levy County Courthouse, 355 South Court Street, Bronson, Florida. The Board of County Commissioners are not bound to consider the petitions in the order listed in this notice. Any of these petitions may be considered as soon as the meeting commences. FP 01-14 Croft Land Surveying representing Ronald C. Gillman, Jeanette A. Hodges and Angela D. Gillman, petitioning the board for a Final Plat of Legacy Acres a residential subdivision consisting of ten 2 acre more or less lots. Said parcel is located in Section 11, Township 13S, Range 18E, in Levy County. Said parcel contains 24.42 acres more or less and has a zoning designation of Forestry/Rural Residential FRR and a land use designation of Low Density Residential LDR. PP 03-14 Steve McMillen of McSurveying representing Jessica Maass-Hudson, petitioning the board for a Preliminary Plat of Flint Rock Estates a residential subdivision consisting of one 12 acre lot. Said parcel is located in Section 20, Township 13S, Range 19E, in Levy County. Said parcel has a zoning designation of ARR Agriculture/Rural Residential. Copies of said petition with complete legal descriptions and subsequent staff reports will be available for review at the Levy County Development Department. For Information call 352486-5203. Interested parties may appear at the meeting and be heard regarding the proposed petitions. Any person requiring reasonable accommodations to participate in this meeting should contact the County Commissioners 352-486-5218. Pub.: Sept. 4, 2014. Wesley, John, Mike and Debbie CHIEFLAND MEDICAL CENTER 1113 N.W. 23rd Ave. Chie and(Across the parking lot from Wal-Mart)OPENMon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m.5 p.m.Sat. 8:30 a.m. NoonWalk-ins Welcome!Call for an appointment: 493-9500 By Terry WittSenior Staff WriterA website that writes satirical stories published a ctitious article on Labor Day claiming Williston was replacing its police department with a new privatized police force operated by Wal-Mart. It wasnt true. e Williston Police Department wasnt amused. is story is a futile attempt of humor and has absolutely no truth! e Williston Police Department will continue to serve the Citizens of Williston and all who pass through like they have done since 1897, said Chief Dennis Strow. e story prompted numerous calls, emails and Facebook posts asking about the validity of the story and its ctional Mayor Kevin Michaels. e mayor of Williston is Gerald Hethcoat. e story claimed the city is struggling nancially, which is also untrue. Wal-Mart doesnt take the site seriously. ats a satirical website, spokesman Betsy Hardin told the Journal. We work very closely with the police departments in the community where we have stores. But she said Wal-Mart doesnt provide private police services for communities. Strow said he discovered the article when a friend from Ocala called him to make fun of him and the claims made in the story. He posted it on the police website and told people it was pure ction. But the story triggered an avalanche of comments and criticism from people who thought the story was true. Over the weekend people began going ballistic, he said. People said its because city leaders have refused to let Wal-Mart come into town. e problem is that people believe everything they read on the Internet, Strow said. We dont even have a Wal-Mart and state law says police departments cant be replaced by private security, Strow said. e story dragged on for three pages, quoting a Wal-Mart ocial as saying the company was excited to be taking over police duties in Williston. e interview was ctitious too. Were grateful that the town of Williston granted us this opportunity and we look forward to showing America that Walmart is more than just a retail outlet. We arent just here to help you save money, were also hoping Walmart is known throughout the nation and around the globe for dabbling in other elds than just retail, from haircuts to auto repair to commercial property and beyond, the satirical article quoted Georey K. Lisle with WalMart as saying. Its a lie, responded Strow. eres no truth to the story. Hethcoat said when he rst read the story he thought maybe the people mentioned in the story were from other cities with the same name, like Williston, South Dakota, but when he checked those city websites there was no one by that name. Well then I thought maybe were going to get a Wal-Mart store in Williston, and that wasnt true either, he said. It was all a joke. Hethcoat said it seems odd to him that people can just make up a story that is completely false. He is aware of all the calls and emails the police department received as a result of the story. To me it seems sort of crazy that people can write what they want and it doesnt have to be true, he said. Hethcoat said he was interested in taking advantage of the $100 voucher the local Wal-Mart was oering Williston residents when Wal-Mart takes over the towns police department. Strow said the $100 voucher was the only thing he liked, too. Of course, they were joking.Website Fabricates Story about Wal-Mart Replacing Williston Police
3A IT PAYS TO ADVERTISE Your Locally-Owned County Paper of Record since 1923JournalLevy CountyAnd theres no better place than the Levy County Journal. Contact us today for advertising rates and monthly specials at advertising@levyjournal. com or call 352-486-2312Im REGINA GOSS, and Im announcing my candidacy for CENTRAL FLORIDA ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE Board of Directors, District 1.I have lived in Levy County all my life. I am the Broker/Owner of Goss Williams Real Estate, Inc. married to Bruce Goss, a local building contractor, for 36 years. I have served on the Train Depot and Annexation committees for Baptist Church, serving as assistant treasurer, youth worker, Sunday School teacher, and as a member of the choir and various committees. My business experience will help me work with other board members in the business dealings and daily operations of Central Florida Electric Cooperative, and I will offer new views and insights to the existing board.Watch for ballots in your mail in early September! Proud to be an American ComebacksAt a time when our president and some politicians tend to apologize for our country`s prior actions, here`s a refresher on how some of our former patriots handled negative comments about our country. JFKS Secretary of State, Dean Rusk, was in France in the early 60s when Charles de Gaulle decided to pull out of NATO. De Gaulle said he wanted all US military out of France as soon as possible. Rusk responded Does that include those who are buried here? De Gaulle did not respond. You could have heard a pin drop When in England, at a fairly large conference, Colin Powell was asked by the Archbishop of Canterbury if our plans for Iraq were just an example of empire building by George Bush. He answered by saying, Over the years, the United States has sent many of its ne young men and women into great peril to ght for freedom beyond our borders. e only amount of land we have ever asked for in return is enough to bury those that did not return. You could have heard a pin drop. ere was a conference in France with a number of international engineers taking part, including French and American. During a break, one of the French engineers came back into the room saying Have you heard the latest dumb stunt Bush has done? He has sent an aircraft carrier to Indonesia to help the tsunami victims. What does he intended to do, bomb them? A Boeing engineer stood up and replied quietly: Our carriers have three hospitals on board that can treat several hundred people; they are nuclear powered and can supply emergency electrical power to shore facilities; they have three cafeterias with the capacity to feed 3,000 people three meals a day; they can produce several thousand gallons of fresh water from sea water each day; and they carry half a dozen helicopters for use in transporting victims and injured to and from their ight deck. We have eleven such ships; how many does France have? You could have heard a pin drop. A U.S. Navy Admiral was attending a naval conference that included Admirals from the American, English, Canadian, Australian and French Navies. At a cocktail reception, he found himself standing with a large group of ocers that included personnel from most of those countries. Everyone was chatting away in English as they sipped their drinks but a French admiral suddenly complained that, whereas Europeans learn many languages, Americans learn only English. He then asked, Why is it that we always have to speak English in these conferences rather than speaking French? Without hesitating, the American Admiral replied, Maybe its because the Brits, Canadians, Aussies and Americans arranged it so you wouldnt have to speak German. You could have heard a pin drop. And Finally... Robert Whiting, an elderly gentleman of 83, arrived in Paris by plane. At French Customs, he took a few minutes to locate his passport in his carryon. You have been to France before, monsieur? the customs ocer asked sarcastically. Mr. Whiting admitted that he had been to France previously. en you should know enough to have your passport ready. e American said, e last time I was here, I didnt have to show it. Impossible. Americans always have to show your passports on arrival in France! e American senior gave the Frenchman a long hard look. en he quietly explained, Well, when I came ashore at Omaha Beach on D-Day in 1944 to help liberate this country, I couldnt nd a single Frenchmen to show a passport to. You could have heard a pin drop. Be Proud to be an American. Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Chieand CrashA motorcycle slammed into the side of a car in Chieand Saturday, critically injuring the biker, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. e driver of the car, Vera Mae omas, 68, Chieand, was stopped in the northbound lane of U.S. 19 in the left turn lane. When she turned left onto State Road 20 she drove into the path of the southbound motorcycle. e motorcyclist, 47-year-old Daniel Keith Mason of Minnetonka, Minn., was ejected when the motorcycle hit the right front of the car. He landed 20 feet south of the collision. FHP said the crash occurred at 10:25 a.m. Charges are pending the outcome of the investigation. asked by U.S Rep. Ted Yoho to investigate complaints by the town that FEMA is starting a Waccasassa River Basin study that describes the ditch as the Magee Branch Tributary. Brettel and Weeks said the ditch is not a natural stream. Marshall and Hampton said the study is in the discovery stages where FEMA will take input from residents of the basin to reveal any problems that might be occurring, but they didnt think it would be dicult to rename the ditch a ditch. e town has hired Jones Edmonds to develop a stormwater master plan that includes the ditch and Chunky Pond. e rst phase of the study identied the ditch as a ditch and noted that the swamps and wetlands west and northwest of Bronson have considerable storage capacity for ood water. Bronson would like to nish its study before the FEMA study begins. Levy County Commissioners say they are waiting for the towns stormwater master plan to be completed before they decide whether to assist the town with the ditch issues. Bronson has researched the ditch and found that it was constructed as part of the Works Progress Administration program to put people back to work in the Great Depression. It was constructed as a ood and mosquito control structure. Levy County Mosquito Control at one time maintained the ditch with consent from private landowners when there were obstructions or blockages that caused ponding or ooding on private property. In the late 1960s, the state and Southwest Florida Water Management District widened a canal and expanded a small dam that allows water to drain from the pond during and after the rainy season to prevent ooding in Bronson. Weeks gave Marshall and Hampton a tour of the facility and showed them portions of the ditch that are blocked by an earthen roadway constructed by a landowner. An Ocala Star Banner story dated March 14, 1966 said the Waccasassa Basin Chunky Pond project would expand the small dam and canal leading to it and construct a mosquito control ditch four miles long, 12 feet wide and four feet deep southward through Deer Pen Slough and into Magee Branch. e story said Levy County Mosquito Control would fund costs above what is spent by SWFWMD and the former State Fresh Water Fish and Game Commission. Bronson has had problems convincing anyone in state or federal government that the ditch is a ditch and that it was intended as a ood control and mosquito control structure. FEMA has taken the position that the ditch is a tributary of the Magee Branch stream. e stream exists several miles south of Bronson at a much lower elevation. Bronson has no record of being ooded. e towns business district is built at the edge of a swamp, but the elevation of the town rises sharply from U.S. 27A to nearby sand hills. e town didnt ood during Hurricane Elena in 1985, nor did it ood during the heavy El Nio of 1997-98 or Tropical Storm Debby in 2012. FEMA has declared portions of downtown Bronson as being ood hazard areas. e town would like to change those maps through its stormwater master plan study. Marshall and Hampson are not sure what they can do about the blockage in the ditch but they plan to research statutes and district rules to nd out what can be done.Water District Ocials Say Bronson Has a Ditch, Not a Stream continued from page 1A Debate Breaks Out about Bronson Clerks Pay Raise Request continued from page 1A spending for this and spending for that, Schuler said. Weeks said Brettel does the work of a clerk and a city manager and possibly one other position and isnt being paid for what she had done to bring the town out of the dark era when its nances were in ruins. With the town on the brink of growth due to the upcoming sewer expansion project, Weeks said Brettel is in a pivotal role to continue to manage the towns growth and bring prosperity and jobs to Bronson. She is invaluable and I hope you never get rid of her, Weeks said, adding later, she is an amazing workhorse. e subject of Brettels pay raise request was raised by Councilman Bruce Greenlee, who was the rst to say Brettel does the work of two to three administrators worth a combined salary of $125,000 in towns like Inglis and Chieand. When you go to other cities these jobs are handled by two or three people, Greenlee said. Greenlee said he would return with a proposal for compensating Brettel and the towns other employees.In other business: e town council was ready to approve ADT as the company that would provide nighttime security services at the town library until Levy County Library Director Lisa Brasher spoke up and said she believes the company used by the county would be far less expensive. e Bronson Library has been hit by numerous burglaries. e quote from ADT was $249 for equipment and installation including two motion detectors, an interior sounder, door contacts and a keypad. e monthly monitoring free would be $51.99. e council held o on buying that system when Brasher said she believes the town could get a dierent system from Security Systems of North Central Florida for a $20 monthly monitoring system. Council members gave Fire Chief Dennis Russell permission to spend up to $800 to purchase a security system for the re house. Russell said numerous pieces of equipment have disappeared, including a $3,500 radio that has yet to be found. He believes cameras in the re house will prevent further thefts. He plans to buy the system at the Sams Club in Gainesville. Greenlee took council suggestions on which roads they would prefer to have improved with a state Small County Outreach Program (SCOP) grant. e town has received a letter from the Florida Department of Transportation asking for proposed projects. Among the council favorites were NE 78th St. and NE 98 Ave.; Cobb, Blitch and Hardee Streets; and Pine Lane. e state will look at community benet, condition of the roads and the number of residences on the streets. Russell told council members the Levy County Commission gave the town $25,000 to upgrade its air packs for Fire Rescue units. e town will provide the other $25,000. Resident Elijah Williams asked the council why certain projects never seem to be completed. He was particularly interested in a sidewalk the council had discussed. Schuler and Greenlee said the sidewalk project Williams sought will cost about $30,000 and has been placed in the towns new capital improvements schedule of projects. But Greenlee said the town cant just spend $30,000 on a sidewalk without planning for the expenditure. He said the same is true of the trac light at Pine Street and U.S. 27A. He said the highway belongs to the state and the state will determine when a trac light is needed at the intersection. e council learned that County Commissioner John Meeks has spent a considerable amount of recreational money under his control buying sports equipment for the towns youth, including football uniforms, new helmets, shoulder pads, a water boy system and playground equipment. Each county commissioner receives a set amount of recreation money to spend in their district each year. Meeks represents Bronson.
4A OPINION LEVY PUBLISHING, LLCThe Levy County Journal is published every Thursday by Levy Publishing, LLC 440 S. Court St., Bronson, FL. 32621. Periodicals postage paid at Bronson, FL. (USPS 310-780).POSTMASTER:Send address changes to:Levy County Journal P.O. Box 159 Bronson, FL 32621-0159CONTACT INFORMATION:A.D. Andrews Publisher Linda Cooper General Manager Kathy Hilliard Editor Terry Witt Senior Staff Writer Christina Cozart Ad Design/ Graphics/Layout Bronson: (352) 486-2312 Fax: (352) 486-5042Reproduction of the contents of this publication in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. The paper cannot be responsible for any unsolicited manuscripts or photographs. The publishers liability for an error will not exceed the cost of the space occupied by the error. Deadline for all news and advertising copy deadline is noon Friday. LEVY COUNTY JOURNAL Your Locally-Owned County Paper of Record since 1923Sen. Marco Rubio Speaks on Reported Killing of American Journalist Steven Sotlo by ISIL Thomas SowellCreators Syndicatee latest Gallup poll indicates that 14 percent of the people moderately disapprove of Barack Obamas performance as president and 39 percent strongly disapprove. Since Obama won two presidential elections, chances are that some of those who now strongly disapprove of what he has done voted to put him in oce. We all make mistakes, but the real question is whether we learn from them. With many people now acting as if it is time for a woman to become president, apparently they have learned absolutely nothing from the disastrous results of the irresponsible self-indulgence of choosing a President of the United States on the basis of demographic characteristics, instead of individual qualications. It would not matter to me if the next ve presidents in a row were all women, if these happened to be the best individuals available at the time. But to say that we should now elect a woman president in 2016 is to say that we are willfully blind to the dangers of putting life and death decisions in the hands of someone chosen for symbolic reasons. If we were to choose just a woman as our next president, would that mean that any criticism of that president would be considered to be a sign of being against women? No public ocial should be considered to be above criticism -and the higher up that ocial is, the more important it is to hold his or her feet to the re when it comes to carrying out duties involving the life and death of individuals and the fate of the nation. We have not yet had a Jewish president. If and when we do, does that mean that any criticism of that individual should be stigmatized and dismissed as anti-Semitism? What of our rst Italian American president, our rst Asian American president? Human beings of every background are imperfect creatures. When they are in a position high enough for their imperfections to bring disasters to more than 300 million Americans, the last thing we need is to stie criticism of what they do. It is by no means guaranteed that this country will survive the long-run consequences of the disastrous decisions already made by Barack Obama, especially his pretense of stopping Irans becoming a nuclear power. Obama may no longer be in oce when those chickens come home to roost. If we wake up some morning and nd some American city in radioactive ruins, will we connect the dots and see this as a consequence of voting to elect an unknown and untried man, for the sake of racial symbolism? Among those who look around for someone to blame, how many will look in the mirror? Presidents already have too much insulation from criticism -and from reality. When President Calvin Coolidge caught everyone by surprise in 1928, by announcing that he would not run for reelection, despite a prosperous economy and his own personal popularity, he simply said, I do not choose to run. Coolidge was a man of very few words, despite his knowledge of multiple languages. Someone once said that Coolidge could be silent in ve dierent languages. But, when he later wrote a small autobiography, Coolidge explained the inherent dangers in the oce of President of the United States, especially when one person remains in the White House too long. It is dicult for men in high oce to avoid the malady of self-delusion. ey are always surrounded by worshippers. ey are constantly, and for the most part sincerely, assured of their greatness. ey live in an articial atmosphere of adulation and exaltation which sooner or later impairs their judgment. ey are in grave danger of becoming careless and arrogant. Of presidents who served eight years in oce, he said, in almost every instance the last years of their terms show little constructive accomplishments and those years are often clouded with grave disappointments. Another president chosen for demographic representation (whether by race, sex or whatever), and further insulated from criticism and from reality, is the last thing we need. omas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305. His website is www.tsowell.com. To nd out more about omas Sowell and read features by other Creators Syndicate columnists and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate Web page at www.creators.com. COPYRIGHT 2014 CREATORS.COM Irresponsible Choices By Lt. Col. Allen Weste Obama White House reined in the Pentagon after the joint press conference last week delivered by Secretary of Defense Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Sta, General Dempsey, where they spoke plainly about the ISIS threat. e new mantra was that ISIS didnt pose an immediate threat to the American homeland and was more of a regional danger. Remember Marie Harfs idiotic comments that James Foleys beheading had nothing to do with the U.S.? Well, not 72 hours later, there was a revelation that shook this country (or at least should) an American had been killed ghting for ISIS. As reported by USA Today, Douglas McArthur McCain, a 33-year-old American who lived in Minnesota and San Diego was killed in Syria, where he had gone to ght alongside terrorists. A national security spokeswoman at the White House, Caitlin Hayden, said upon his death Tuesday that U.S. ocials had been aware of his presence in Syria. McCain had traveled to Syria to join a militant group, believed to be the Islamic State, Associated Press reported, citing a U.S. ocial who declined to be identied by name and spoke only on condition of anonymity. After the incident with Carlos Bledsoe, who was radicalized, went to Somalia and Yemen for terrorist training, and returned to America to gun down two U.S. Army soldiers at a Little Rock recruiting station, you might think wed have a better system. And to hear that U.S. ocials were aware of his presence begs this question: how many more do they know are there? Instead of listening in on the cell phone calls of average everyday Americans, the federal government can focus their eorts on these guys. We were aware of U.S. Citizen Douglas McArthur McCains presence in Syria and can conrm his death, Hayden said. We continue to use every tool we possess to disrupt and dissuade individuals from traveling abroad for violent jihad and to track and engage those who return. Well, may I suggest we do a little bit better? His cousin, Kenyata McCain, said she was in touch with Douglas McCain as recently as Friday, and he was telling all of us he was in Turkey. I know that he had strong Muslim beliefs, she said, but I didnt know that he was in support of ISIS. I didnt think he would be. CNN reported that McCains uncle, Ken McCain, said the State Department informed the family Monday of McCains death. Ken McCain told CNN the family was devastated and just as surprised as the country to learn of his nephews participation with IS. Ken McCain said his nephew converted from Christianity to Islam several years ago. Perhaps the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) conference in Detroit this week can address this situation after all, the theme is Generations Rise. And as I sit here writing this, I hear reports that there may be another American jihadist ghting with ISIS killed over this past weekend. e Free Syrian Army through the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) is providing the information what is chilling is that they had their passports on them. So do we now ocially recognize we have a homegrown jihadist issue in America? Can we stop with the political correctness and rmly embrace the concept that there is radical Islamist proselytizing and recruiting occurring in America? is isnt just a foreign intelligence failure, its also a domestic intelligence failure or is the Obama administration purposefully dismissing this issue? ere can be no debate that ISIS is just some regional problem, it is a growing global threat especially through its use of social media and international recruiting eorts. In South Florida, namely Pompano Beach, construction will soon begin on a massive new Islamic center right in the heart of the black community. A black pastor, ONeal Dozier, has been sounding the alarm and all he gets in return is castigation as an Islamophobe. Perhaps, just perhaps, he was prescient and could see the coming storm of homegrown Islamic jihadism targeted in the black community. I remember the vaunted Arab Spring. Well, we are in the midst of the Islamist nightmare. Allen West was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the third of four generations of military servicemen in his family. During his 22 year career in the United States Army, Lieutenant Colonel West served in several combat zones: in Operation Desert Storm, in Operation Iraqi Freedom, where he was a Battalion Commander in the Armys 4th Infantry Division, and later in Afghanistan. He received many honors including a Bronze Star, three Meritorious Service Medals, three Army Commendation Medals and a Valorous Unit Award. In 1993 he was named the US Army ROTC Instructor of the Year. After his retirement from the Army in 2004, Allen taught high American Killed Fighting for ISIS: Anybody Still Think We Dont Have a Homegrown Problem? Washington, D.C. U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) today issued the following statement regarding the reported killing of Steven Sotlo, an American journalist from Florida, by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist group: Steven Sotlo was a man of enormous courage and decency. rough his journalism, he demonstrated deep personal compassion toward the Middle East and its people. He hoped to shine a light on both the good and the bad of the region to show the world the dramatic potential of its people as well as the stark forces of evil holding them back. As Steven was a native of Florida, my oce has been in contact with his family throughout their ordeal, and today my heart goes out to all who loved him as they make the painful transition from fear to grief. Stevens balanced and earnest approach to journalism was met with love by many in the Middle East, but with brutal disdain by those whose tactics stood in such clear contrast to his own. rough Stevens execution, ISIL has demonstrated yet again its limitless capacity for cruelty and its unbridled hatred of freedom-loving people everywhere. ISIL continues to establish that its violent grasp for regional control represents a threat to the American people, our allies, and the principles of freedom and human rights that we cherish. e horrifying clarity of ISILs message toward America should have been met from the beginning with an equally clear opposing message. ISIL is now the best funded terrorist group ever established and has large areas of territory under their control. ere is no disease that becomes easier to treat the longer you wait, and as history has shown time and again, it is the same with malignant forces in global aairs. If we do not act now to assist our Iraqi partners and moderate Syrians who oppose ISIL, as well as utilize our own forces to directly target ISILs leadership, the result will be more suering and tragedy for our people. continued to page 5A
5A Last Weeks CrosswordLast Weeks Word Search Word Search Africa Ages Angel Arch Atom Bend Bleed Cause Cloud Desk Diet Ended Enemy Firing Firm Fits Hail Hair Hawk Helpless Helps Herds Hold Huge Hums Idea Kite Lime Lips Mass Mere Mice Much Mugs Nests Operas Ought Pegs Pile Plan Plunged Prayer Ready Real Reasons Rubs Rung Rush Said Score Seeds Sees Select Should Smile Snapped Soup Starvation Stir Sure Tear Unpleasant Unseen Visual Witch Yarn Yeah Re-ElectThelma McCainCFEC District 1 Board Memberr rfrntb rrrr rrr nrb r rrr brrrr trrrnr rrrnrnr rrrbrr rrr rbrnnr r r elma McCainPaid for and approved by Thelma McCain, for CFEC District 1 Board Member Henry Mark Holzer Legal and Political Commentarywww.henrymarkholzer.blogspot.comPatronage & Quid Pro QuoAccording to Websters Dictionary of the American Language, one denition of the word patronage is the power to appoint to oce or grant other favors, esp. political ones. Quid pro quo is dened as something for something; one thing in return for another. Why, then, should anyone be surprised that the Most Powerful Politician in the World, a product of Chicago sleaze with the media in his pocket, has made the following appointments? Susan Rice, former UN Ambassatrix and current National Security Adviser--wife of ABC News producer Ian Cameron. Ben Rhodes, Deputy National Security Adviser for Strategic Communications--brother o f CBS News President David Rhodes. Jay Carney, former White House Press Secretary--husband of ABC News correspondent Claire Shipman Katie Hogan, Obama 2012 reelection campaign Deputy Press Secretary-wife of ABC News reporter Matthew Jae. Elizabeth Sherwood, White House Special Adviser--sister of ABC News President Ben Sherwood. In college (BA, NYU, 1954), I studied Russian and political science and later served in Korea with United States Army Intelligence. After law school (JD, NYU, 1959) for some 50 years I practiced constitutional and appellate law. From 1972 to 1993 I taught at Brooklyn Law School, where I am now professor emeritus. My courses included Constitutional Law, Appellate Advocacy and First Amendment. A bibliography of my writing can be found at my blog of June 29, 2012. See also www.henrymarkholzer.com. I now practice only civil appellate law, in consultation with other lawyers. school for a year before returning to Afghanistan as a civilian military adviser to the Afghan army, an assignment he nished in November 2007. In November of 2010, Allen was honored to continue his oath of service to his country when he was elected to the United States Congress, representing Floridas 22nd District. As a member of the 112th Congress, he sat on the Small Business and Armed Services Committees and was instrumental in passage of the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act. He is a Fox News Contributor, a Senior Fellow at the London Center for Policy Research, and regularly writes for numerous media outlets. Allen is an avid distance runner, a Master SCUBA diver and motorcyclist. His wife, Angela, holds an MBA and Ph.D. and is a nancial planner. His older daughter, Aubrey, attends college in south Florida, and his younger daughter Austen, is in high school. Read more at http://allenbwest.comAmerican Killed Fighting for ISIS: Anybody Still Think We Dont Have a Homegrown Problem? continued from page 4A Williston said he was worried about setting a precedent by building a sidewalk for one private school. He said if the request was honored by the commission, it might be asked to fund other sidewalk projects. I dont know if I could justify that happening, Stevens said. Commissioner John Meeks said he was torn over the issue, and not just politically. He said one of his campaign promises was to build a sidewalk up to the Bronson schools. eres no sidewalk leading to either Bronson school. But he said the countys policy has been to use state grant funding to build sidewalks. He said he would feel terrible if one of those children walking on CR 335 was injured after the county turned down the project. Stevens reminded commissioners it took eight years to get a sidewalk funded at Williston Middle School. Stevens was worried that Greenlees cost estimate of $14,000 could rise when the sidewalk was actually built. He wanted more exact cost estimates. County Coordinator Freddie Moody suggested the county obtain bids. He said the bids may not be binding. e bids would give the commission a better of idea of what the true project costs would be. Meeks motioned to let Greenlee bid the project to determine the actual cost. It passed 4-0 with Commissioner Mike Joyner absent. Williston City Manager Scott Lippman said a major truck company uses County Road 335. He suggested contacting the company and proposing a public/private sidewalk project. Moody said the road does run through Whitehurst Cattle Company property, but he said his impression is that there may be friction between the Whitehurst family and school ocials that might eliminate any possibility of a public/private project. e county coordinator said bids should come back about the time a new board is seated. In addition to the cost of the sidewalk, he said the county will probably be charged a fee by its engineer to write the bid specications. into the new drain eld and causing problems. ey felt they had received assurances that the issue was being addressed. But Nordqvist said the project is extremely complex and designing a drain eld that works is dicult. e home of Debra and Roberto Tarafa was constructed in Peaceful Acres. e house stands on a peninsula of land bordered by a canal on one side. e peninsula extends into Lake Rousseau. e soil drains poorly. Engineers suspect soil removed when the canal was built was likely used to create the residential lot for the home and yard. e property is a low spot where water naturally collects from a nearby street. Unfortunately this is not well suited for a septic tank. It shouldnt be there, said Nordqvist. e county rehabilitated the home with a federal Community Development Block Grant and had no idea the property would drain poorly. On top of that, Commission Chairman Ryan Bell said the previous owner added pipes to the drain eld area that were invisible until county contractors tried to install a new septic tank and drain eld and discovered the pipes. Nordqvist said one of the old pipes was a direct outfall into the canal when the drain eld overowed. Bell said board members are past the point of being angry about the constant changes and delays, but he and others on the board wanted assurances the project would be completed by Nov. 30, the latest deadline set by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the state agency overseeing the CDBG grant. Nordqvist said he was condent the project would be nished by Nov. 30. Commissioners approved the change order for the project on a 4-0 vote. Commissioner Mike Joyner was absent for medical reasons. He also missed the previous meeting for the same reason. e additional testing by GSE will cost no more than $2,000. GSE will also perform monitoring services at a daily cost approved previously by commissioners. e goal of the commission is to build a septic tank and drain eld that will function for many years to come. e system must be operable for a year and a day to fulll the countys warranty on the work.Inglis House Rehab Project Continues to be Troublesome continued from page 1ACommissioners to Seek Bids for Williston Area School Sidewalk continued from page 1A Summer is here and it is hot, hot and hotter! Even though the temperature outside is rising, nd comfort in knowing you can prevent scorching energy use this season. To beat the heat and protect yourself against unusually high energy use, Duke Energy Florida encourages you to always use SUNBLOCK. S Schedule routine air conditioning system maintenance. Cooling typically accounts for up to 30 percent of your electricity cost in the summer. A thorough examination can ensure your system is operating at maximum eciency. U Use a fan to supplement your air conditioning. A fan can make you feel three to four degrees cooler, so you can set your thermostat a few degrees higher to save on cooling costs. In the summer, fans should rotate in a counter-clockwise direction. Keep in mind that fans cool people, not rooms, so only use them in occupied living spaces. N Nurture your landscape Planting the correct tree species in the correct location can lower household energy consumption up to 25 percent. Shrubs and small trees near air conditioners and heat pumps can provide shade while minimizing the amount of energy needed to cool your home. However, be sure to keep airow to the units open and free of debris. B Block the sun by closing blinds, drapes and shades during the hottest part of the day. is will help keep your home cool and your energy bill down. L Light your home with less heat Compact-uorescent light (CFL)bulbs last up to 10 times longer and use 75 percent less energy than standard bulbs. One CFL bulb is four times more energy-ecient than a regular light bulb and produces less heat. O Opt to cook with your outdoor grill or countertop appliance, such as your microwave Using the oven on a hot summer day forces your air-conditioning unit to work harder, which can lead to higher energy use. Choose to grill outdoors instead of baking and savor the sweet taste of energy savings. C Clean or change your airconditioning lters monthly. Dirty lters can reduce airow and increase operating costs. K Keep your thermostat at the highest comfortable setting. For each degree above 78, youll save 10 percent on your cooling costs. For central air conditioning systems, keep the fan switch on your thermostat in the auto position when cooling. Having the fan switch on continuously could increase your monthly electric bill. For consistent savings, S UNBLOCK should be applied daily. To sign up for a no-cost Home Energy Check, or to view more than 100 energysaving tips, visit www.duke-energy.com or call 1.877.574.0340. Save energy apply SUNBLOCK
6A By Lisa Statham Posteraro, former adviser In June the following rising 5th graders were invited to become Williston Elementary School safety patrol trainees. eir 4th grade classroom teachers had nominated them based on their excellent citizenship as well as academic standing and attendance. e administration and special area teachers also concurred that they would be assets to the organization. Kudos to new patrol trainees Isabella Acosta, Nolan Benton, Elizabeth Bloom, Naomi Boyer, Samantha Carswell, John Golom, Jasmine Harris, Madison Hars, Erik Hildebrandt, Krystianna Knapp, Taylor McCurdy, Amber McGillicuddy, Ken Monding, Jonathan Morales, Jeremy Phillips, Hannah Piatt, Regan Sapp, Gracie Sheeld, Daniel Vance, Chellsea Vaughn, MiKaya Wimberly, Clayton Yelvington and Teresa Zahradka. e new advisers for this year are Yvette Velez (lead adviser) and co-advisers Kathy Brewington, Rhesa Collop, Deneen Gamble, Yelitza Graulau and Becky Zank. On the rst Wednesday in September, the group members held their rst after-school meeting and prepared for their rst fund raiser, Country Meats Smoked Snacks! Founded by the American Automobile Association (AAA) in 1929, the safety patrol is a wonderful organization which gives 5th graders the opportunity to learn about civic responsibility. Besides providing a helpful service for our school, the WES Safety Patrol gives those service-minded young people an opportunity for leadership training as well. ey also experience the camaraderie of working toward a common goal. (ere is also the option of going to Washington, D.C., in June with other Levy County patrollers, hosted by the Levy County Sheris Oce.) Again, congratulations to the new WES Safety Patrol trainees! Congratulations to New WES Safety Patrol Traineesis year WILLISTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL will be participating in the Box Tops for Education program once again. My name is LISA STATHAM POSTERARO and Im thrilled to be the Box Tops Coordinator (along with my husband Jim) for WES. Clipping Box Tops is an easy way for you to help our school buy what it needs. Box Tops are each worth 10, and they quickly add up to real cash for our school. is school year, our schools earnings goal is $1000. (FYI: Our generous community has collected enough BTFEs to purchase almost $10,000 worth of educational equipment and materials since we began collecting Box Tops a few years ago!!! THANK YOU!!!) To help our school, just look for pink Box Tops on products, clip them, and send them to Williston Elementary School. For more information on the Box Tops for Education program, including a list of participating products and our schools progress, visit www.BTFE.com Be sure YOU become a member to receive exclusive coupons and recipes and learn about extra ways for our school to earn. We need to get busy collecting since the rst collection needs to be mailed in late October. I hope youre excited for everything we can do this year with Box Tops! If you have any questions, please dont hesitate to contact me at LevyLisa51@aol.com or 352/52-6253. Im here to make our schools Box Tops for Education program the ongoing success its been in the past, thanks to YOU and your family and friends! Spread the word! Get EVERYONE you know to collect BTFE!!! anks for your help! Lisa & Jim P.S. If you do not have a family member attending Williston Elementary School, please drop o your Ziplocs full of BTFEs in the front oce OR contact us and well come get em! Bronson MHS Custodians of the Campus e custodial sta at Bronson Middle/High School is comprised of: left to right Kenny omas, Rita Sweet, Maude Williams, Cecilia Jackson, Ms. Shirley Schuler and head custodian, Danny Wiggins. ese hard working people come to our campus every day to ensure that our school shines. ey are responsible for and are proud of the appearance of our buildings, classrooms, cafeteria, gymnasium, portables, oces and the campus lawn and plantings. ey are an integral part of the family at BMHS and they make sure that everything, from lunch tables to hall oors, from windows to bathrooms and locker areas, are in tip-top shape. We are fortunate to have them with us to take care of our Eagle facility. submitted by the proud recipients of the shine team at BMHS. David Renaud, D.V.M. Kathy Bowker, D.V.M. Suwannee Valley VETERINARY CLINIC www.suwanneevalleyvet.com 352-493-4958 2580 North Young Blvd., Chiefland (Across from Marys Little T) David Renaud, D.V.M. 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All 20 bedrooms have similar features, but each is uniquely designed to emanate the aura of Northern Florida. e house also includes a communal indoor kitchen, entertainment room, screened-in back porch, library, dining room, and a large summer kitchen in the back yard. With money donated from local organizations and individuals, the foundation buys basic and emergency necessities for the families and recently launched a Community Meals Program that will begin in October. For more information about the Gainesville Fisher House or for picture requests, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.gainesvillesherhouse.org.Local Veterans Group to Feed Veterans and Families at Fisher House Outdoor Kitchen
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8A Log Cabin Quilter e Log Cabin Quilters met urs., Aug. 28th at the Levy County Quilt Museum. Cynthia from Ellzey came by for a rst time visit and helped with the quilting on the quilt in the frame. Joyce wanted to see how her quilt top looked with the hearts that are to be appliqud. Dorothy from Oak Park Village brought her nephew, Mike from Switzerland in for a visit. He came to celebrate her 90th birthday with her. Were making plans to enter a display in Scarecrow City, an event planned by the Chieand Chamber of Commerce. e event will start Sat., Oct 4 and end before anksgiving. Were planning a scarecrow lady and are busy getting the bits and pieces to assemble her. One of our problems is that she needs a head. We were discussing it ursday and Alice Mae said that all we need is a round piece of material and a little more material for the ears. She said that it was easy and there was nothing to it. I told Alice Mae that she was talking to me and it would be anything but easy for me. ankfully she took home some material and poly ll to work on the head. Now all we need to do is plan everything else. Youll have to wait until October to nd out where our ideas will lead us. Greg and the boys were out this week. Inside and out look terric. anks Lancaster.This Welcome Rooster panel was a recent donation and made a great wall hanging. Doris had nished this penny rug that well hang in the Museum. Penny rugs were stated in the 1800s when women used whatever was available to make beautiful decorations for their homes. Penny rugs are not rugs but decorative covers for tables, walls, shelves, etc. This Welcome Rooster panel was a recent donation and made a great wall hanging. rfntffb ffft ftROO t tff f rfntbbfr rb f f ntbt f t rfntf rbnnntfbft fnnnbfn nfnfffnffn nnr tff nnnfn bnf fbnrnfn n fbnnnnnn frb rrnn ffnrfrrn b fntfnnfnr nnfnr nnnf fnnb f Anonymous Recounts Give Rooks Three-Vote Victory Over Bell continued from page 1Aoral deliberations of the board could be recorded, which turned out to be the county commission meeting room in the Levy County Courthouse. e canvassing board reviewed all 95 under votes and conrmed that no votes had been cast for either candidate. County Judge Tim Browning, the canvassing board chairman, held up each ballot for the Press to see to ensure total transparency. Supervisor of Elections Tammy Jones suggested he hold them up for the public to see. Jones and County Commissioner Danny Stevens were the other two canvassing board members. One ballot had an ink spot in one of the ovals, as though the voter had thought about lling in the oval and placed the point of the pen on the ballot, but changed his or her mind. e ink spot, which was nothing more than a speck, wasnt big enough to qualify as a vote. State law says the canvassing board determines whether enough of the oval was lled in to indicate voter intent. ere were no over votes. An over vote occurs when a voter lls in the ovals of both candidates, or sometimes will ll in both ovals, then mark an X through the one he or she does or doesnt like. e canvassing board must decide how the voter intended to vote. But merely marking an X through an oval doesnt mean the voter intended to vote for that person. If the voter drew an arrow pointing to one oval or the other, it would provide a clearer indication of intent, according to Jones. e provisional ballots were an education for all who listened in the audience. Voters who are legally registered to vote in another county but have a current address in Levy County can vote with a provisional ballot. eir signature at the precinct must match their signature from the county where they were registered. Canvassing board members reviewed each provisional ballot and voted on whether the ballot met the requirements of Florida. ere were a variety circumstances that resulted in provisional ballots being cast. e elections oce sta called the counties where the provisional voters had been registered to conrm they were legally registered to vote there. State law allows registered voters to cross county lines to vote if they have a legal address in the second county. e state views this type of situation as a change of address, according to Jones. ey cant vote in both counties. e ballot of a man registered in Alachua County with a Levy County address was approved because the signatures matched. A voter registered in Leon County with a Levy County address, drew a split vote from the board. Canvassing board members disagreed on whether the signature was the same. e vote was 2-1 to approve the ballot. e vote of a Democrat who was registered in Levy County but didnt provide identication at the precinct was found to be a good because the signatures matched. Another case involved a voter registered in Leon County with a Levy County address. e vote was 3-0 to approve the vote. e signatures matched. One case involved a Bradford County voter whose signature at the precinct didnt match the one from Bradford County. e Republican ballot was rejected on a 3-0 vote. e ballot of a Republican who tried to vote absentee and also vote at the precinct was rejected on a 3-0 vote. He tried to vote twice, the board said. e ballot of a non-party voter who was registered in Broward County but the vote here was rejected when the signatures didnt match. e vote of a man who was a registered Republican and requested a Democratic ballot, and voted as a Democrat, was rejected. His vote was rejected 3-0 because he wasnt registered to vote as a Democrat. He had a dierent ballot than his party, Stevens said. Florida has closed primaries. All candidates in the two county commission races were Republicans. Only registered Republicans could vote in those races. Democrats could vote in state-wide races and one judicial race, but non-party voters could only vote in a judicial race. In one precinct a non-party voter forgot to bring his or her identication. e signatures matched and the ballot was approved on a 2-1 vote. ere was disagreement on the board as to whether the signature on the provisional ballot matched the voters signature in the elections oce. e ballot of a voter registered in Marion County with a Levy County address was approved because the signatures matched. A registered Democrat from Citrus County who had a Levy County address was approved by a 2-1 vote. e board disagreed on whether the signatures matched. Another ballot was approved for a Republican voter who brought in identication listing her maiden name. She had married and hadnt changed her identication. e canvassing board checked the signatures and approved her ballot 3-0. A Democratic absentee ballot was rejected because the signatures didnt match. e ballot of a Democrat from Alachua County who has a Levy County address was approved when the signatures matched. Elections oce sta sort ballots for recount in view of everyone there. Photo by Terry Witt. County Commission Sets Budget Hearing DatesLevy County Commissioners have set two public hearings and a special meeting related to adoption of the county budget. e board will meet at 6 p.m. on ursday, Sept. 11 at the Levy County Courthouse for a public hearing to adopt annual assessments and set a tentative millage rate. Commissioners will also meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 22 at the Levy County Courthouse to adopt the nal budget for scal year 2013-14. A special meeting is set for 9 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30 at the Levy County Courthouse to review nal expenditures and any other business. It is the nal meeting before the new budget year begins on Oct. 1.
Story and photos by Terry Witt Senior Staff WriterBronsons fumbles, dropped passes, an interception and its failure to stop a kicko return added fuel to Chieands power running game Friday and helped lift the Indians to 42-14 victory. We made too many critical fundamental errors to beat a good football team, said Eagle Coach Cameron Porch. We didnt take care of the ball and we didnt tackle well. Porch described Chieand as a physical team, which he said is not a good matchup for Bronson, but he said if Bronson had played assignment ball it would have been okay. Chieand Coach Aaron Richardson said he has good kids up front on the line and We put 11 out there that are as good as anyone in 1A. Chieand elded a big oensive line and big running backs with speed. Richardson described Bronson as an in your face physical team. I dont think its any secret that Bronson is the same way we are its all downhill, Robinson said. But we executed well at times and had some success. Chieand played heads up ball at the start of the game. e Indians gave Bronson the opportunity to receive the ball on the opening kicko, but when the kicker ubbed the kick and it bounced lazily toward the Eagles, they were slow to react. Chieand recovered the ball and took over near mideld, setting up the rst Indian touchdown, a 3-yard run by Levi Murray. e extra point was good. Bronson drove to the Chieand 2-yard line despite a fumble that threatened the drive, but Chieands goal line stand kept the Eagles out of the end zone with 5:40 left in the rst quarter. Chieand took over at its own 2-yard line and drove to the Bronson 9 before the Eagle defense shut down Chieand. A costly fumble by the Eagles on the drive that followed gave Chieand the ball at the Bronson 20 and led to a 1-yard scoring run by Murray. e extra point failed, leaving the score 13-0 with 8:46 left in the second quarter. Bronson recovered a Chieand fumble late in the second quarter and drove to the 50 before the Chieand defense stopped the drive. Chieand took over at mid-eld and drove 50 yards to score on a 19-yard run by Jarquez Williams, leaving the score 19-0 with 2:39 left in the half. e Eagles got the ball rst in the second half and drove 60 yards to score on Patrick Van Pattens run up the middle with 7:22 left in the third quarter. e two-point conversion run failed, leaving the score 19-6. A kicko return by Keegan McLelland gave Chieand good eld position at the Eagle 20. Chieand scored on 20-yard run by Jordan Strong with 6:16 left in the third quarter. Williams, Chieands big fullback, plowed through the Eagle line for the two-point conversion, giving Chieand a 27-6 lead. Bronsons next drive ended at Chieands 1-yard line. But Williams got the Indians out of trouble when he ran 60 yards o right tackle to the Eagle 14. Chieand scored four plays later on a Jamarion Bowers run. Strong ran for the two-point conversion. Chieand led 336. e drive that followed for Bronson ended with Chieands Wyatt Hammond intercepting. Chieand took over at the Bronson 47 but was stopped dead in its tracks by the Bronson defense. e Eagles got back on the scoreboard midway through the fourth quarter when Tyler Sistrunk recovered a fumble at the 50. Bronsons drive nearly ended with a fumble, but the Eagles retained possession. Montrez Jackson, Bronsons fastest running back, broke loose for a 35-yard run to score with 4:50 left in the fame. e two-point pass to Gavin omas was good, leaving the score 42-14.Bronson Mistakes, Chieand Running Game Fuel 42-14 Indian Victory Bronson quarterback Jason Ranalli hands to running back Gary Mitchell. Bronson speedster Bobby Florence cuts sharply for a ve yard gain.Each year, hundreds of Levy, Gilchrist and Dixie County Florida residents suer needlessly from vision problems simply because they cant aord treatment -or even just a visit to an eye doctor. ese individuals live just over the poverty level, dont qualify for government assistance and cant aord insurance. In many cases, if treatment is too costly, they may experience irreversible damage to their eyesight. e Lions Club believes no one should suer from vision loss because they are unable to aord medical treatment. ats why the Cedar Key Lions Club is reaching out to needy individuals in Levy, Gilchrist and Dixie counties. Our Eye Care Assistance program was designed to cover the eye care costs of needy Levy, Gilchrist and Dixie residents who t the eligibility criteria. We work closely with participating eye care providers to negotiate a fee structure and cover the costs of certain expenses. Some services we cover include: Visits to an associated eye doctors oce Diagnostic testing Eyeglasses Minor eye care procedures Some surgical procedures For more information about the Lions Club Eye Care Assistance programs requirements and to obtain an application, call Jennie Pinto the Cedar Key Lions Club Eye Care Assistance Chair at 1-352-3251066. Or email her at jennie@jenniepinto. com or write to her at: Jennie Pinto, Cedar Key Lions Club Eye Care Assistance, P.O. Box 323, Cedar Key, FL 32625, or call Ken Young, 1-352-543-9602 We Serve e Cedar Key, Fla. Lions ClubYouth Struck by Lightning in Stable Condition at ShandsA 14-year-old child was struck by lightning Sunday night while using a household appliance, according to the Levy County Department of Public Safety. ere were no additional details other than the child was transported to Shands Hospital in Gainesville in stable condition. With Florida listed as the lightning capital of the United States, the Department of Public Safety suggested keeping these safety tips in mind during thunderstorms: Move to a safe, indoor shelter when you hear thunder. Stay o corded phones and electrical equipment. Avoid touching plumbing Stay away from windows and doors. Stay away from objects that conduct electricity. For more information on lightning safety visit the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration website at http://www.lightningsafety.noaa.gov/. Afterschool Adventures Bronson Pals Circuit Kids Creekside Afterschool Double Sink 4 H East Williston 4 H Klover Kids Kountry Bumpkins Kountry Kids 4 H Levy Life Learners H Livestock Judging Outdoor Club Shooting Sports Whispering Winds Williston 4 X treme Archery *Other Clubs The Levy County 4 H invites everyone to the annual 4 H County Round Up on September 20th 9AM This event marks the official beginning of the 4 H year. Each 4 H Club in the County will have a booth set up with the activities and events they participate in throughout the year as well as having an activity or make and take. All adults and youth are encouraged to attend and sign up for the coming year in 4 H. 4 H is open to all youth ages 5 to 18 without regard to race, religion, sex, creed, color or political affiliation. Youth must be 5 years old as of 9/1/2014 to participate in 4 H as a Cloverbud. Lunch will be served at approximately 11:30 AM. Please bring a side dish to share. Albert Fuller Extension Director/4 H PO Box 219, Bronson, FL 32621 The Hartley BBQ Contest will begin at 8:00 a.m. Please call Mrs. Muriel or Ms. Alicia for more information at 486 5131 or email email@example.com. Guidelines and Registration forms can be found online at http://levy.ifas.ufl.edu/FCS_bbq.shtml 625 N. HATHAWAY AVENUE BRONSON The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, ed uca tional information and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, di sability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations. For more information on obtaining other UF/IFAS Extension publ ica tions, contact you countys UF/IFAS Extension office. Need Glasses?e Lions Club may be able to help you! Montrez Jackson plows head rst into Chieands Wyatt Hammond on defense.
2B Levy County Community Calendar Levy County Saltwater and Freshwater Tides DAY HIGH TIDE HEIGHT SUNRISE MOON % MOON /LOW TIME /FEET SUNSET TIME VISIBLECedar KeyTh 4 Low 3:43 AM 2.0 7:11 AM Set 2:16 AM 65 4 High 9:38 AM 3.9 7:51 PM Rise 4:13 PM 4 Low 5:12 PM 0.4 4 High 11:53 PM 3.1 F 5 Low 5:05 AM 1.8 7:12 AM Set 3:18 AM 75 5 High 10:57 AM 4.0 7:49 PM Rise 5:06 PM 5 Low 6:15 PM 0.2 Sa 6 High 12:44 AM 3.4 7:13 AM Set 4:23 AM 85 6 Low 6:11 AM 1.4 7:48 PM Rise 5:56 PM 6 High 12:04 PM 4.3 6 Low 7:07 PM 0.0 Su 7 High 1:25 AM 3.6 7:13 AM Set 5:30 AM 92 7 Low 7:06 AM 1.0 7:47 PM Rise 6:43 PM 7 High 1:01 PM 4.5 7 Low 7:52 PM 0.0 M 8 High 2:01 AM 3.8 7:14 AM Set 6:37 AM 97 8 Low 7:55 AM 0.7 7:46 PM Rise 7:28 PM 8 High 1:54 PM 4.6 8 Low 8:33 PM 0.1 Tu 9 High 2:35 AM 4.0 7:14 AM Set 7:44 AM 99 9 Low 8:41 AM 0.4 7:45 PM Rise 8:11 PM 9 High 2:43 PM 4.5 9 Low 9:12 PM 0.3 W 10 High 3:08 AM 4.1 7:15 AM Set 8:50 AM 99 10 Low 9:27 AM 0.2 7:43 PM Rise 8:54 PM 10 High 3:31 PM 4.3 10 Low 9:48 PM 0.5Suwannee River EntranceTh 4 Low 4:01 AM 1.9 7:12 AM Set 2:16 AM 65 4 High 9:44 AM 3.4 7:51 PM Rise 4:14 PM 4 Low 5:30 PM 0.4 4 High 11:59 PM 2.7 F 5 Low 5:23 AM 1.7 7:12 AM Set 3:18 AM 75 5 High 11:03 AM 3.5 7:50 PM Rise 5:07 PM 5 Low 6:33 PM 0.2 Sa 6 High 12:50 AM 3.0 7:13 AM Set 4:23 AM 85 6 Low 6:29 AM 1.3 7:49 PM Rise 5:57 PM 6 High 12:10 PM 3.8 6 Low 7:25 PM 0.0 Su 7 High 1:31 AM 3.2 7:13 AM Set 5:30 AM 92 7 Low 7:24 AM 0.9 7:48 PM Rise 6:44 PM 7 High 1:07 PM 4.0 7 Low 8:10 PM 0.0 M 8 High 2:07 AM 3.3 7:14 AM Set 6:37 AM 97 8 Low 8:13 AM 0.7 7:46 PM Rise 7:28 PM 8 High 2:00 PM 4.0 8 Low 8:51 PM 0.1 Tu 9 High 2:41 AM 3.5 7:14 AM Set 7:44 AM 99 9 Low 8:59 AM 0.4 7:45 PM Rise 8:12 PM 9 High 2:49 PM 4.0 9 Low 9:30 PM 0.3 W 10 High 3:14 AM 3.6 7:15 AM Set 8:50 AM 99 10 Low 9:45 AM 0.2 7:44 PM Rise 8:55 PM 10 High 3:37 PM 3.8 10 Low 10:06 PM 0.5Withlacoochee River EntranceTh 4 Low 4:38 AM 1.9 7:11 AM Set 2:15 AM 65 4 High 9:45 AM 3.5 7:49 PM Rise 4:12 PM 4 Low 6:07 PM 0.4 F 5 High 12:00 AM 2.8 7:11 AM Set 3:17 AM 75 5 Low 6:00 AM 1.7 7:48 PM Rise 5:05 PM 5 High 11:04 AM 3.6 5 Low 7:10 PM 0.2 Sa 6 High 12:51 AM 3.1 7:12 AM Set 4:22 AM 85 6 Low 7:06 AM 1.3 7:47 PM Rise 5:55 PM 6 High 12:11 PM 3.9 6 Low 8:02 PM 0.0 Su 7 High 1:32 AM 3.3 7:12 AM Set 5:29 AM 92 7 Low 8:01 AM 0.9 7:46 PM Rise 6:42 PM 7 High 1:08 PM 4.1 7 Low 8:47 PM 0.0 M 8 High 2:08 AM 3.5 7:13 AM Set 6:36 AM 97 8 Low 8:50 AM 0.7 7:45 PM Rise 7:27 PM 8 High 2:01 PM 4.2 8 Low 9:28 PM 0.1 Tu 9 High 2:42 AM 3.6 7:13 AM Set 7:43 AM 99 9 Low 9:36 AM 0.4 7:44 PM Rise 8:10 PM 9 High 2:50 PM 4.1 9 Low 10:07 PM 0.3 W 10 High 3:15 AM 3.7 7:14 AM Set 8:49 AM 99 10 Low 10:22 AM 0.2 7:42 PM Rise 8:53 PM 10 High 3:38 PM 3.9 10 Low 10:43 PM 0.5Weather Forecast http://www.accuweather.com/en/us/bronson-/32621/daily-weather-forecast/332291 ARCHERCity of Archer 2nd Annual Family Fun Fest Sept. 6e City of Archer will present their 2nd Annual Family Fun Fest even on Sat. Sept. 6 at the Archer Community Center, 16671 SW 137 Ave., Archer, FL 32618 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. e admission is FREE and there will be food, music, door prizes, games, bounce houses, pony rides and a Kamikaze Karaoke Contest at 12 PM. Come join the party.BRONSONBronson Town Council Meeting Sept. 15e next meeting of the Bronson Town Council will be Sept. 15 at the Dogan S. CobbMunicipalBuilding. City Hall 352/486-2354.Brothers of the Third Wheel Trikers Meet in Bronsone Nature Coast Chapter of e Brothers of the ird Wheel, an association for all trikers, meets the second Saturday of each month at the Bronson Restaurant on Alt. US 27 in Bronson. Coee at 9 AM, meeting starts at 10 AM sharp. New members very welcome. For more info call Joe Graves at 352/208-0517 or email: firstname.lastname@example.orgLandrum American Legion in Bronson Monday Night BingoLandrum Memorial American Legion Post 236 is located at 9550 N.E. U.S. Hwy 27 Alt. in Bronson and has Jackpot Bingo every Monday Night at 6:30 PM. Play for a chance at a $200 Jackpot every Monday night. e Jackpot has progressive numbers each week until won. Everyone is welcome. For more information call 352/486-5003 or 352/317-5685.The Childrens TableLooking for a place to volunteer that really makes a dierence? e Childrens Table urgently needs volunteers to help at their food bank location, 680 W. rasher Dr. (SR24) in Bronson, or to drive to pick up food. Call them, stop by or go to the site at: childrenstable.org e Childrens Table also does Bingo on Fri. and Sat. nights at 6:30 p.m. to benet the food pantry at the old Campbells Seafood House. Light refreshments are available. Call 352/486-6525 for more info.CEDAR KEYThe Way We Worked Museum on Main Street Exhibit Sept. 13Museum on Main Street will be taking place from Sept. 13 through Oct. 24 of 2014. e exhibit will be located on the second oor of the Cedar Key Public Library, and will be open to the public free of charge from Sept. 13 through Oct. 24 with Cedar Key being only one of ve cities in Florida chosen to host this historical exhibit.Cedar Key City Council Meeting Sept. 16e next Cedar Key City Council is Sept. 16 at 6 PM. at the CedarKeyCity Hall. City Hall is located at 490 2nd Street 352/543-5132. Meetings are held the rst and third Tuesday of the month at 6 PM.CHIEFLANDZumbathon Charity Event Sept. 6Join Zumba instructor Sarah Beth Pergrossi& Guest instructors, for a 90 minute Zumba class to benet TriCounty Resources, Inc. is event will be held on Sat. Sept. 6, and start at 10:00 AM at the Tommy Usher Community Center. For more information please call 352-493-4627.e next Chieand City Commission meeting will be on Mon. Sept. 8 at 6 PM. Meetings are held on the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 PM at 214 East Park Avenue. Chieand City Hall & Maintenance is CLOSED ON FRIDAYS. City Hall is open Mon. through urs. from 7:30 AM to 5 PM. Utility payments can be dropped in the box.e Chieand Crochet Club meets every second Monday of the month at the Luther Callaway Public Library at 5 PM. If you are interested in crochet and needlework you are welcome to join us.e Suwannee Valley Players meet on the second Monday of the month now with the next meeting being Mon. Sept. 8 at 7 PM at the Chief eater at 25 E. Park Street in Chieand. Please join us to discuss current topics with the theatre and upcoming shows. For more information, leave a message at call 352/493-ARTS; or email us at SuwanneeValleyPlayers@gmail.com; visit our website: SVPlayers.org; or follow us on Facebook.The Friends of the Luther Callaway Public Library Meeting Sept. 11e Friends of the Luther Callaway Public Library (FLCPL), the Chieand Branch of the Levy County Public Library System, will hold their monthly meeting at the Library, 104 NE 3rd Street, Chieand(a block behind City Around the Nature Coast Florida Native Plant Society Sparkleberry Chapter Meeting Sept. 9e Sparkleberry Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society Meeting will resume its schedule of regular monthly meetings starting Tuesday, Sept. 9. e meeting will be held at the Hatch Park Community Center, 403 SE Craven St., in Branford, starting at 6:30 PM. Our program will be on Native Bees, presented by Corey Stanley-Stahr, PhD. For more information, please contact one of the following members: President, Betsy Martin, email@example.com, 386-719-0467 Publicity Sylvia Dunnam, firstname.lastname@example.org, 386362-3256 Membership Chair, Carol Sullivan, csullivan12@ windstream.net, 386-364-9309SRWMD Governing Board MeetingsOn Tues., Sept. 9, the Suwannee River Water Management Districts Governing Board will meet at 3 PM at District Headquarters, 9225 CR 49, Live Oak, FL 32060 to consider District business and conduct public hearings on regulatory, real estate, and other various matters. e District will also hold its 1st Public Hearing on the FY 2015 Budget at 5:05 p.m. A copy of the agenda may be obtained by visiting the Districts website at www. mysuwanneeriver.com. e District will hold the next public budget hearing on Sept 23, before the budget and millage rate will be adopted at 5:05 p.m. at the District headquarters. e nal budget and millage rate will be adopted at the Sept 23, hearing. All meetings, workshops, and hearings are open to the public.e public is encouraged to attend. For more information please call 386/362-1001 or 800-226-1066.WWII Vets and Proud of It Meets Sept. 11e World War II Vets and Proud of It will meet urs. Sept. 11 at ABC Pizza in Chieand. We meet every second urs. at 11:30 AM; some arrive at 11:00. For more information please call Virginia Lewis at 352/528-2310. If you know anyone that would like to attend ask them. anks. Levy County BoCC Sept. 16 e Levy County Board of County Commissioners will meet on Tues. Sept. 16 at 9 AM in the meeting room in the courthouse located at 355 S. Court Street in Bronson. e BoCC meets on the rst Tuesday after the rst Monday of the month and again in two weeks.e Florida Baptist Mobile Dental Unit will be at the First Baptist Church of Chieand during the week of September 22-26, 2014 to perform FREE basic llings and extractions to all approved adults 18 years of age or older. A required PreScreening and appointment scheduling will held on Saturday, September 6 from 8:30 am12:00 pm at the First Baptist Church of Chieand. Bring a list of all current medications and a valid photo ID. You will also need to know your total income for the previous month. Railroads & Riverboats Are Coming Sept. 26Join the Levy County Historical Society for an excursion into the Golden Age of Transportation through an exhibit entitled Railroads & Riverboats. On Fri., Sept. 26th; Sat., Sept. 27th; and Sun., Sept. 28th, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., the Cedar Key Community Center, F & 6th Streets, Cedar Key, will come alive with model railroads and images of majestic riverboats. Back by popular demand will be the members of the Ocala Model Railroaders Restoration Society, to present the history of railroading and the many facets of model railroading through their operating model railroad exhibits. Admission is free and open to the general public. For more information call352/490-5636 or 352/493-4066 or log onto the Societys website www.levycountyhistoricalsociety.com Due to constraints of space in print the complete Community Calendar is available at our website at: www.LevyJournalOnline.com for your convenience. North Florida Livestock MarketWEDNESDAY AUGUST 27, 2014STEERS LOW HIGH AVG 150-199 lb 190.00 535.00 397.22 200-249 lb 190.00 440.00 323.33 250-299 lb 205.00 420.00 325.16 300-349 lb 227.50 390.00 313.16 350-399 lb 220.00 345.00 276.94 400-449 lb 190.00 295.00 248.72 450-499 lb 210.00 260.00 238.31 500-549 lb 210.00 240.00 223.86 550-599 lb 200.00 248.00 218.00 600-649 lb 220.00 228.00 224.00 HEIFERS 150-199 lb 210.00 440.00 281.00 200-249 lb 210.00 380.00 316.11 250-299 lb 195.00 355.00 273.61 300-349 lb 215.00 340.00 273.98 350-399 lb 200.00 345.50 250.57 400-449 lb 210.00 262.50 241.44 450-499 lb 210.00 252.00 233.84 500-549 lb 192.50 234.00 217.10 550-599 lb 222.00 226.00 225.20 600-649 lb 206.00 236.00 216.00 COWS 600-800 lb 70.00 200.00 123.27 800-1000 lb 70.00 190.00 113.80 1000-1200 lb 84.00 172.50 111.15 1200-1400 lb 85.00 134.00 111.11 1400-1600 lb 98.00 117.00 109.86 1600-1800 lb 95.00 116.00 106.80 BULLS 800-1000 lb 114.00 132.00 124.75 1000-1200 lb 124.00 138.00 131.00 1200-1400 lb 127.00 143.00 134.00 1400-1600 lb 116.00 131.00 123.50 1600-1800 lb 122.00 137.00 128.40 PAIRS 675.00 1550.00 1122.00 TOTAL HEAD COUNT 808Compared to last week, slaughter cattle remained steadyand are still in high demand. Light weight calves are still all over the board but showed some signs of being a little stronger. Heavier calves remained fairly steady. Replacement cattle are still selling very strong.Sunshine cattle topped the slaughter bull market this week with $143.00 bought by Brown Packing. Hal Land and Frank Bullock sold the top slaughter cow this week at $125.00 bought by Brown Packing. Nimrod Ranch sold the highest price replacement cow at $200.00 bought by Tommy Raulerson. Nimrod Ranch topped the replacement bull market with $138.00 bought by Bud Eliott. Dan Dicks sold the high price pair this week at $1550.00 bought by Frank Smith and the high price yearling went to B&M Cattle at $535.00 sold by Conaway Livestock. Be in the Know! e new Animal ID rule is coming. A period of continued education will be established to help everyone become familiar with the rule requirements. Please contact Tallahassee to get your Premise ID and your FREE tags to start tagging your cattle now. Call omas Holt, State Veterinarian at 850-410-0900 or Stephen Monroe, Program Director at 850-410-0900 for more information. Check us out on the web at www. northoridalivestock.com for our market report, news and upcoming events or drop us a line at nm@att. net.
3B Obituaries Worship Directory Come and Worship 8:30 a.m. Free Breakfast/Devotion 9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study (except 3rd Wednesday)Reverend Priscilla Scherrah, PastorTel. 352-486-2281 Bronson United Methodist Church235 Court Street Bronson, Florida Serving God & Loving People Sunday:Sunday School 9:15 am Morning Worship 10:30 am Evening Worship 6:00 pmTuesday:Sr. Adult Bible Study 10:00amWednesday:RA/GA Childrens Program 6:30pm Full Throttle Youth 6:30pm Prayer Hour 6:30pmPastor Je Buchanan451 S. Court Street Bronson, FL 32621352.486.2282of Bronson First United Methodist Church of Chiefland Otter Creek Baptist ChurchBro. Wayne Butler, PastorServices ... SundaySunday School 9:00 am Worship 10:00 am WednesdayDinner 5:30 pm Awanas 6:00 pm Worship 7:00 pm171 SW 3rd Street Otter Creek 352-486-2112 Pine Grove Baptist Church16655 N. W. CR-339 Trenton, Florida 32693352-463-2151www.pgbcfl.com Sunday School ............................................................ 9:15 a.m. Morning Worship ...................................................... 10:30 a.m. Evening Worship ......................................................... 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Night Services: Prayer Meeting, Youth, College & Career ..................... 7:00 p.m.~ Nursery provided for all services ~Dr. Greg Douglas, Senior Pastor Pastor Rickey Whitley, Assoc. Pastor/Youth Pastor Emanuel Harris, Education/Children Pastor Jared Douglas, Collegiate/Missions Ellzey UnitedMethodist ChurchCorner of 336 & Hwy 24 Worship Service ............ 11 a.m. Sunday School. ...............10 a.m.Pastor Doug Fleming Manatee Springs Church of ChristSunday 10 a.m. ............................. Bible Study 11 a.m. ...................... Worship Period 5 p.m. ....................... Worship Period Wednesday 7 p.m. ............................... Bible StudyMinister Gene Dumas352-542-0657 or 352-493-7775Our goal is to Speak where the Bible speaks and be silent where the Bible is silent. We seek Bible authority for the things that we believe and practice. 11450 NW 76th Terr., Chieand Every Man is Right in His Own Eyes Church CalendarBronson UMC Hosts Gospel Trio Sept. 7e Bronson United Methodist Church is hosting Willing Hearts, a local gospel trio on Sunday, Sept. 7 at 6:00 p.m. Come and be refreshed by their singing and witness and shout hallelujah! e church is located at 235 S Court Street, Bronson, Florida. If you need further information, please call the church oce at 352/486-2281 or Sue Bazin at 352/486-4094. We look forward to seeing you.Bible Study at Peace Lutheran Church Sept. 7 e Sunday morning adult Bible study at Peace Lutheran Church will resume on Sept. 7 at 9:00 AM. e class will be studying Romans: e Romans Road, or e Path to Salvation. e class will continue at this same time each Sunday, and everyone is welcome. Other opportunities for Bible study at Peace include 10 AM on Wednesdays, where the topic is currently Ecclesiastes and will soon be moving on to Song of Solomon. An adult information class, learning the basic teachings of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, is being conducted at 6:00 P M on ursday evenings. Peace Lutheran Church, the church on the hill, is located at 7201 S Hwy 41, north of Dunnellon. For more information visit www.PeaceLutheranOnline. com, look for Peace Lutheran on Facebook, or call the church oce, 352/489-5881.Fish Dinner at Holy Family Catholic Church Sept. 12Fish Dinner on Fri., Sept. 12 at Holy Family Catholic Church Parish Hall. Your choice of fried or baked sh, French fries, hushpuppies, drinks, dessert and your choice of two sides of baked beans, coleslaw, or grits will be served. Adults $7, Senior Citizen Meal (slightly smaller portion) $6 and Children $4 (Under 12). Take out orders welcome. Come and join us for good food and a fun family atmosphere. Lite Lunch is free and will be on Wed. Sept. 17 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to share a hot meal and fellowship. Angel House rift Store is open Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. every weekend. We are located 3 miles N. of Williston on Hwy 27A. Sept. 22-26 Appointment Date Sept. 6e Florida Baptist Mobile Dental Unit will be at the First Baptist Church of Chieand during the week of Sept. 22-26, 2014 to perform FREE basic llings and extractions to all approved adults 18 years of age or older. A required Pre-Screening and appointment scheduling will held on Sat., Sept. 6 from 8:30 AM 12:00 PM at the First Baptist Church of Chieand. Bring a list of all current medications and a valid photo ID. You will also need to know your total income for the previous month. Health & Wellness Class Sept. 30Join us for FREE local Health & Wellness classes beginning Tues., Sept. 30 at 7 PM 8:30 PM and meeting every Tuesday for six weeks at Lighthouse Word Church, 2414 NW 100th St (US Alt 27), Chieand. Each class stands alone, so you may come to any or all classes. Topics include: nutrition, body wellness, healing from within, stress busters, and mineral personality assessment. Lots of information, handouts, games, activities and prizes; relevant to all ages. Childcare provided. Presented by Annette Derks, Natural Health Consultant. For questions call 352/4931554. Do you remember the days after the movie Urban Cowboy came out? Everybody had to have a cowboy hat. My mom couldnt stand to see us go without, or stand any more of our begging, so she took our grocery money and ran my little brother Heath and I down to the Southland Mall. We each picked out one of those fancy straw hats with the pre-bent brim. ey hung low over our eyes giving us that lonesome trail hand look. Mom got so caught up in the excitement she said, Go pick you out one of those feathered hat bands too! I grabbed one that looked like a peacock in full plume. Before we left I noticed a rack of pleather jackets left over from the winter selection, made out of some sort of plastic and rubber leather substitute. Sweet, I declared, Look Mama, these aint but four dollars. I think deep down she knew it was August, but she just couldnt help herself. eres never been a Sheeld from our side of the tree that could pass up a deal. So we each got one, agreeing that eating was way over rated anyhow. When we got home I couldnt wait to run down the street and show my new duds to this older Jr. High girl I was sweet on. Momma insisted I take little Heath. I hued, but thumped his ear and told him to grab his boyong jacket. (I had taken to calling them that because its the sound they made if you dropped one. ey were bad about bouncing right back up you.) I reckon we looked mighty odd making that sweaty walk over to her house, but I remember feeling right proud. I had nally found my true identity. Somewhere inside that sticky rubber jacket was the real me. Id be Bud, and she could be Sissy; just like in the movie. For some reason Sissy didnt feel much like coming out that day though, at least thats what she said from behind the deadbolt. She said we should be going before her neighbors came home. I didnt understand why that should matter, but I assured her wed be back next week when we got our new boots to match. en I thumped Heaths ear, and we moseyed back down that lonesome trail home. Youre probably thinking, at Guy sure is goofy. Well, I say, Let him without regrets cast the rst stone. If my jackets rubber, yours is glue, whatever you say bounces o me and sticks to you. BOYONG! Surely youve had periods of your life that you look back on and wonder, What was I thinking? A better question might be, What am I doing now that Ill say that about later? Without God we all tend to be a little akey. e Bible says in Proverbs 21:2 that every man is right in his own eyes. Even I thought I was wrong once, but of course I was mistaken. It doesnt take a brain scientist or a rocket surgeon to tell you that everyone couldnt be right all the time. I get the feeling somewhere out there somebodys blasting others when theyre actually the ones whove bumped their head. Sobering thought, when you consider it may be you. (I hope its not me right now.) is life can be quite a journey. Five years down the road our whole set of ideals could change. ats why we must keep the Bible as our foundation and nal authority to the absolute truth. If were seeking God and His Word, line upon line, precept upon precept, I believe its possible to live out the rest of our days without straying o into too many more ditches. In the process, maybe we could cut each other a little slack. Surely we could over the non-essentials? I think God does. He knows were all learning and growing day by day. Hes not falling o the throne because I dont have it all together yet. Even a Pharisee would stop and pull his mule out of the ditch once in a while. ( Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy. Matthew 5:7 KJV) In those times a persons gooness crosses the line and moves over into the area of sin, a little correction may be in order. But even then we would be wise to rst consult Galatians 6:1. ( Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such a one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted. KJV) But anyway I never did get those fancy cowboy boots. We opted for more of a steady meal plan, and a cheaper pair of rubber rain boots. I guess it was just as well. at girl never would return my calls after that. I didnt mind. Heath and I were having too much fun bouncing around town in our new rubber get-ups. Guy Sheeld www.butanyway.orgERIC STEVEN BROOKINSFebruary 21, 1990 August 16, 2014 Eric Steven Brookins of Bronson went to be with his father on August 16, 2014 at the age of 24 years. Eric was born February 21, 1990 in Gainesville and lived in Bronson for most of his life where he attended school when he was younger. He was living in Evansville, Indiana where he attended Simpson Methodist Church. He was taken from us too soon by a coward with a gun. Eric was preceded in death by his Father, Michael F. Brookins, Sr, He is survived by his mother, Valerie Whitton Brookins; maternal grandmother, Dorothy Hicks of Adams Center, NY; three sisters: Renea (Rudolpho) Valladares of Gainesville, Jill (Andy) Patterson of Blairsville, Ga., and Michelle Brookins; three brothers: Michael F. Brookins, Jr., Raymond Woodard and Gerald Woodard; seven uncles: Charles (Gayle) Brookins, Sr. of Bronson, Bob (Jill) Whitton of Pensecola, Gary Whitton of Fla., Timothy Whitton of Texas, Carl Whitton of Syracuse, NY., Je Whitton, of Fla., Royal Whitton, of Fla.; and his Aunt Kim (Fred) Hart of Adams Center, NY; four nieces, four nephews and numerous cousins. ere will be a graveside service held for Eric at Orange Hill Cemetery in Williston, Fla on Sep. 7, 2014.JAMES MARSHALL FUTCHMr. James Marshall Futch of Crawfordville, Florida went to be with the Lord at the age of 85 on Saturday, August 30, 2014. Mr. Futch was born in Cross City, Florida on September 26, 1928. He married Geraldine Mary Hutchins Futch, who passed away on July 4th of this year, and they raised their children primarily in Dixie County. Mr. Futch passed away on what would have been their 64th wedding anniversary. He was a Florida Wildlife Ocer with the State of Florida, retiring in 1983 after 21 years. He was a member of Lydia Baptist Church and enjoyed hunting and gardening. He is survived by children: Jimmie Futch (Marilyn), Ronnie Futch (Ellen) and Linda Futch (Jerry Chavous) all of Dixie County and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Rick Gooding Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, September 5, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Jarrett omas and retired FWC Bureau Chief, Paul Hoover ociating. Interment will follow in Cross City Cemetery. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Arrangements have been placed under the care of the Rick Gooding Funeral Home, Cross City, Florida, 352/498-5400.WILLIAM KEITH SANDERSWilliam Keith Sanders passed away at the age of 32 on August 30, 2014 following an automobile accident near Hawthorne. Mr. Sanders came to Hawthorne ve years ago from Gainesville and was formerly from Williston. He loved to sh and hunt but his top priority was spending time with his children. Mr. Sanders was preceeded in death by his mother Adelia in 1988. He is survived by his father Larry Keith Sanders of Williston; grandmother, Doris Sanders of Williston; one son, Christian Sanders; one daughter, Adelia Sanders; two brothers, Trinity (Tammy) and Chris (Ana); and one sister, Karen. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, September 6 at 10:00 a.m. at Cornerstone Assembly of God in Williston; visitation will be Friday September 5 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the church. Arrangements have been placed with Knau Funeral HomeWilliston, 512 E. Noble Ave., Williston, Fla. 32696; 352/528-3481.
4B LEGAL NOTICESNOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 10 of the sale of 2010 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: TRACT #453 & 454, LEGALLY DESCRIBED AS: THE W 1/2 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 AND E 1/2 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SE 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 OF SECTION 9, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: MANUEL of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 10 of the sale of 2010 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): DAVID ROBERTS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE EAST 1/2 OF THE EAST 1/2 OF THE NORTHWEST 1/4 OF THE SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SECTION 26, TOWNSHIP 14 SOUTH, RANGE 18 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA, LESS THE SOUTH 40 FEET THEREOF CONVEYED TO LEVY COUNTY FOR ROAD RIGHT OF WAY, ALSO KNOW AS PARCEL 4 OF AN UNRECORDED SURVEY. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: CHARLES LAMBERT, VICKI M KAMP, CHARLES LAMBERT, VICKI M KAMP of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): DAVID ROBERTS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: THE NORTH 1/2 OF SW1/4 OF NW1/4 OF NE1/4 OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 14 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA, (SW 5TH STREET) NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: RISE PROPERTIES LLC of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the assessed are as follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 19, BLOCK 3, FANNIN SPRINGS ANNEX, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 31, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: WELLS FARGO BANK NA of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 10, BLOCK 48, REPLAT OF WILLISTON HIGHLANDS UNIT 5, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 5, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: FLORA V. MOORE of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 11, BLOCK 59, REPLAT OF WILLISTON HIGHLANDS UNIT 5, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 5, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. (NOTE: REPLAT WAS OMITTED FROM LEGAL IN DEED) NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: PATRICIA WARNER of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 3, BLOCK 71, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS UNIT 5 REPLAT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 5, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: CHERRY NISBETH of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 11, BLOCK 71, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS UNIT 5 REPLAT, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 5, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: RAY WILSON, LILA WILSON of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 11, BLOCK 17, WILLISTON HIGHLANDS, UNIT 7, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 4, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: LAWRENCE E. GROVES of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): US BANK AS CUSTODIAN FOR FLORIDA DUNDEE LIEN INVESTMENT LLC LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: LOT 2, BLOCK 14, UNIVERSITY OAKS, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: GEORGE ABELL, CECILE ABELL of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): DAVID ROBERTS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE NE1/4 OF THE NW1/4 OF SECTION 31, TOWNSHIP 14 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA; THEN N 86 DEGREES 14 FEET 33 INCHES W ALONG THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF THE THE NW1/4 OF THE NW1/4 OF SAID SECTION 31 A DISTANCE OF 729.90 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE N 00 DEGREES 09 FEET 21 INCHES E., 934.43 FEET; THENCE S 85 DEGREES 19 FEET 56 INCHES E., 243.01 FEET; S 00 DEGREES 08 FEET 56 INCHES W., 930.59 FEET; THENCE N 86 DEGREES 14 FEET 33 INCHES W., 243.30 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; LESS RIGHT OF WAY CONVEYED TO LEVY COUNTY IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 89, PAGE 628, PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: EDWIN M. ZURRER of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the holder(s) 11 of the sale of 2011 has follows: NAME(S) OF CERTIFICATE HOLDER(S): DAVID ROBERTS LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY: PARCEL 3: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SECTION 27, TOWNSHIP 10 SOUTH, RANGE 14 EAST, LEVY COUNTY FLORIDA FOR A POINT OF REFERENCE. THENCE RUN ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 27, N 89 DEGREES 51 FEET 00 INCHES E, 660.44 FEET TO AND FOR THE POINT OF BEGINNING, THENCE CONTINUE N 89 DEGREES 51 FEET 00 INCHES E, 649.23 FEET, THENCE RUN N 00 DEGREES 11 FEET 55 INCHES W, 1338.13 FEET; THENCE RUN N 89 DEGREES 22 FEET 00 INCHES W, 649.30 FEET; THENCE RUN S 00 DEGREES 11 FEET 55 INCHES E, 1347.01 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. CONTAINING 20.01 ACRES MORE OR EASEMENT FOR THE EGRESS AND PUBLIC UTILITIES OVER AND ACROSS THE NORTH 60 FEET THEREOF. LESS AND EXCEPT PUBLIC RIGHT OF WAY FOR ROADWAY AND UTILITIES OVER AND ACROSS THE SOUTH THIRTY THREE (33) FEET TO AN EASEMENT FOR UTILITIES HEREBY RESERVED OVER AND ACROSS ALL LANDS LYING WITHIN TEN FEET OF EXISTING ELECTRIC UTILITY LINES. NAME(S) IN WHICH ASSESSED: SHEENA P. SYLVAIN, SABRINA C. SYLVAIN, SHEENA P. SYLVAIN of Florida. AUGUST 2014. CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 2014. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 000457 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.; vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES AND ALL OTHERS WHO MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST IN PASHLEY, DECEASED; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; WILLISTON HIGHLANDS HOME OWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC.; ELIZABETH VALENTINE STORY A/K/A ELIZABETH STORY PASHLEY A/K/A ELIZABETH S. PASHLEY; BYRON E. PASHLEY A/K/A BYRON ELIAS PASHLEY; UNKNOWN TENANT # 1 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY;
5B LEGAL NOTICESUNKNOWN TENANT # 2 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY; NOTICE OF ACTION UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES AND ALL OTHERS WHO MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST IN PASHLEY, DECEASED UNKNOWN YOU ARE NOTIFIED that LOT 4, IN BLOCK 19 OF WILLISTON HIGHLANDS, UNIT 7, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 4, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH A 2007 PALM HARBOR DOUBLEWIDE MANUFACTURE HOME VIN # PH0616976AFL AND VIN # PH0616976BFL a/k/a: 14270 SE 4TH ST, WILLISTON FL 32696 Creek Road, Suite 1045, Fort Lauderdale, Florida Order No. 2.065. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, If the seal of this Court this 27 (COURT SEAL) Clerk of the Court IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 2014 CA 000232 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. v. THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, GRANTEES, DEVISEES, LIENORS, TRUSTEES, AND CREDITORS OF EUGENE O. YOUMAN, DECEASED, ET AL. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: THE UNKNOWN HEIRS, GRANTEES, DEVISEES, LIENORS, TRUSTEES, AND CREDITORS OF EUGENE O. YOUMAN, DECEASED, AND ALL CLAIMANTS, PERSONS OR PARTIES, NATURAL OR CORPORATE, AND WHOSE EXACT LEGAL STATUS IS UNKNOWN, CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST EUGENE O. YOUMAN, DECEASED, OR ANY OF THE HEREIN NAMED OR DESCRIBED DEFENDANTS OR PARTIES CLAIMING TO HAVE ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST IN AND TO THE PROPERTY HEREIN DESCRIBED 1751 SE 140TH TER MORRISTON, FL 32668 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that LOT 3, PINEDEROSA, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 8, PAGE 62, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1996 WEST MOBILE HOME BEARING ID # GAFLT758A27104WE21 TITLE HAS BEEN RETIRED. DOUGLAS C. ZAHM, P.A., address is 12425 28th Street North, Suite 200, St. of this Court at 355 South otherwise, a default will (COURT SEAL) PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD OR VIA FLORIDA RELAY 2014. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE No. 2013 CA 000952 NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE COMPANY, vs. SUSAN PELCHAT A/K/A SUSAN CAROLE PELCHAT, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF CARLE D. MCMAHON A/K/A CAROLE C. MCMAHON, DECEASED, et. al., NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY Case No. 2013 CA 000952 MORTGAGE LLC D/B/A CHAMPION MORTGAGE A/K/A SUSAN CAROLE PELCHAT, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF CARLE D. MCMAHON A/K/A CAROLE C. MCMAHON, DECEASED, et, al., are LOT 2 AND THE NORTH 1/2 OF LOT 3, WATERWAY ESTATES, A SUBDIVISION OF PARTS OF SECTIONS 6 AND 7, TOWNSHIP 17 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 46, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. August, 2014. (COURT SEAL) IMPORTANT 2014. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA 001105 U.S. BANK, N.A. AS TRUSTEE ON BEHALF OF MANUFACTURED HOUSING CONTRACT SENIOR/SUBORDINATE CERTIFICATE TRUST GREEN TREE SERVICING 345 St. Peter Street St. Paul, MN 55102, vs. THEODORE PAUL LANDRY, THE UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF 12160 NE 106TH COURT, ARCHER, FL 32618 N/K/A KEVIN LANDRY, NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY of Court will sell to the 355 South Court Street, LOT 2, BLOCK 10, OF UNIVERSITY OAKS, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGES 15, 15A THROUGH 15M, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA; TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1990 60X42 HICKORY HILL MOBILE HOME, SERIAL NUMBERS AND 12160 NE 106th Court, AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT. If CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Clerk of the Court 2014. THE COUNTY COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION 000073 AMERICAN PRIME, LLC, vs. NANCY CORTES MARTINEZ, her devisees, SPOUSE OF NANCY CORTES MARTINEZ, NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE 355 South Court Street, 27A through 27D, of the /s/ Albert J. Tiseo, Jr. GOLDMAN, TISEO & STURGES, P.A. Suite 3 Port Charlotte, Florida 33954 0323250 2014. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2013 CA 000799 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., VS. NELS PAUL SWENSON; SUSAN SWENSON; et al., NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY Case No. 2013 CA 000799, FARGO BANK, N.A. is PAUL SWENSON; SUSAN SWENSON; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 THROUGH #4; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS to wit: TRACT #126, UNIVERSITY ESTATES, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: THE EAST 1/2 OF SOUTHWEST 1/4 OF SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF NORTHEAST 1/4 OF THE NORTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH A 2007 SCOT BUILT HOMES INC MOBILE HOME VIN # SBHGA1140601662A & SBHGA1140601662B ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. August 14, 2014. (COURT SEAL) CLERK OF THE COURT IMPORTANT 2014. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA WILLIE D. HOWE vs. their heirs, devisees, CACV OF COLORADO, LLC; HUDSON & KEYSE, NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY Courthouse at 355 S. Court THE EAST 100 FEET OF THE WEST 620 FEET OF THE NORTH 200 FEET OF THE NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHEAST OF SECTION 26, TOWNSHIP 16 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. ALSO KNOWN AS LOT 2 OF THE HUNTING CLUB, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION. AND THE EAST 100 FEET OF THE WEST 720 FEET OF THE NORTH 200 FEET OF THE NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHEAST OF SECTION 26, TOWNSHIP 16 SOUTH, RANGE 16 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. ALSO KNOWN AS LOT 3 OF THE HUNTING CLUB, AN UNRECORDED SUBDIVISION.
6B LEGAL NOTICES August, 2014. CLERK OF COURTS LaQuanda Latson IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION 000871 GTE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION vs. FLOYD CRAIG, et al. NOTICE OF SALE INGLIS ACRES UNIT 4, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 44, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. ALSO TO INCLUDE: VIN: GMHGAl27956849A VIN: GMHGAl279568498 229 Neeld St, LOBBY OF THE LEVY COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 355 S..COURT STREET, 3, 2014. after the sale. August, 2014. (COURT SEAL) CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT LaQuanda Latson AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES (ADA) ACCOMMODATIONS FOR NOTICE OF COURT IN THE CIRCUIT CIVIL COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION 000963 CENLAR FSB vs. LACY MARIE MALLOY A/K/A LACY M. MALLOY A/K/A LACY MALLOY, SHEPPARD A/K/A SHEPPARD, STATE OF FLORIDA, DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE, AND UNKNOWN TENANTS/ OWNERS, NOTICE OF SALE as: THE NORTH 1/2 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE SW 1/4 IN SECTION 2, TOWNSHIP 12 SOUTH, RANGE 14 EAST, LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. 6950 NW 95TH ST, CHIEFLAND, FL 32626; Courthouse, 355 S. Court after the sale. August, 2014. (COURT SEAL) LaQuanda Latson IN THE CIRCUIT CIVIL COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION 000219 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. vs. KIM DERKS, ANNETTE DERKS AND UNKNOWN TENANTS/OWNERS, NOTICE OF SALE as: LOT 6 OF LOUMAR ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE 47, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH THAT CERTAIN 1978 WAYNE MOBILE HOME, VIN(S) GDWTGA24782464. 17155 NW 71ST AVE, TRENTON, FL 32693; Courthouse, 355 S. Court after the sale. August, 2014. (COURT SEAL) LaQuanda Latson IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION 000013 v. NOTICE OF SALE Florida: PARCEL 1: of the NW 1/4 of the SE 1/4 1/4 of the SE 1/4, 50 feet for a POINT OF BEGINNING; POINT OF BEGINNING, the NW 1/4 of the SE 1/4 PARCEL 2: of the NW 1/4 of the Florida, for a POINT OF said NW 1/4 of SE 1/4, feet to the Southwest West, 1325.65 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. PARCEL 3: BRONSON HEIGHTS Suite 2600 Christopher H. Ezell Florida Bar No. 0049866 Florida Bar No. 0647721 Florida Bar No. 0105114 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF ROGER LYLE KOON NOTICE TO CREDITORS LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED, NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER OF DEATH IS BARRED. 4, 2014. 7131 NE 120th Street, LCDPS Fire Pump Traininge Levy County Department of Public Safety hosts training scenarios six (6) times a month throughout the County for all municipal re and LCDPS personnel. is training enhances the skills, safety, and teamwork amongst all involved. On Wednesday, July 23, 2014, LCDPS crews from Station 6, Rosewood Station 4, Fowlers Blu, and Medic 5, Cedar Key, trained together on re pump operations. Members reviewed the responsibilities of the pump operator on a re scene and basic re suppression operations to include hose deployment, pumping, and vehicle placement on scene. is training improves teamwork amongst the department. If you are interested in learning life saving skills or volunteering contact: Levy County Department of Public Safety; 352/486-5209. e Gathering Table Restaurant hosted a Pancakes for Haven Fundraiser on August 23 and raised $200 for Haven Hospice. Gathering Table Restaurant Owner Paige Brookins and her sta worked diligently to take care of the large crowd and to give each customer great service, said Haven Hospice Attic Resale Store Lead Sales Associate Nate Albano. She even put her mom and dad to work after they stopped by to see how the event was going! All proceeds from the event will go to support the unreimbursed programs and services provided by Haven Hospice to the patients and families in the Tri-Counties and surrounding areas. Jenny Callahan from First Baptist church was selling cookbooks for the 100th Church Celebration and helped pass out coupons for the Haven Hospice Attic Resale Store. e community response was tremendous, said Haven Hospice Attic Resale Manager of Retail Operations Stormy Palmer-Porter. It was such a success that we ran out of Attic coupons and the restaurant ran out of food, now thats an event! submitted.Front row (l. to r.): Haven Hospice Attic Resale Store Lead Sales Associate Nate Albano, The Gathering Table Restaurant Owner Paige Brookins, Christin Williams and Jean Ridgeway. Back Row (l. to r.): Cli Grant and Johnny Coleman. Pancake Fundraiser for Haven Hospice a Success
7B LEGAL NOTICES 349011 HOWARD M ROSENBLATT, PA 2830 NW 41st St.Suite H NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Todd Hubbard, Kips Trading Post, LLC and Kips Mini-Storage, pursuant to the provisions of the Florida Self Storage Notice of Sale under said act, to wit: On Sept. 27, 2014 at Kips Mini-Storage, 13645 BW Hwy. 19, Todd Hubbard or his agent will conduct a sale at 10 a.m. Rented to the following person/persons: 1306 NW 642 St. 78 SE 8593 St. 908 SE 709 St. 1100 NE 35 St. 4351 NW 76 Ct. 49 SE 331 St. 15190 NW 76 Ct. Adilaida Arias 152 Cook Rd. Moultrie, GA 31788 PO Box 620 116 SE 16 Ave. PO Box 154 5650 NW 30 St. 1312 NW 17 Ave. 1203 SE 6 Terr. 8329 SE Pl. PO Box 876 Delaware, OH 43015 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Southwest Florida International Citrus & Beverage Conference. DATE/TIME: 2014 PLACE: 33767 (Ad Order EXE0339) NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Southwest Florida Joint Agricultural and Green Industry Advisory Committee meeting : DATE/TIME: PLACE: FL 33637 Chief, 2379 Broad Street, Order EXE0340) NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Southwest Florida Governing Board Tentative Budget Hearing : DATE/TIME: PLACE: FL 33637 Chief, 2379 Broad Street, Order EXE0341) NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE The Southwest Florida 7.005, F.A.C. Register, Vol. 40, No. 167, THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULES AND TO OBTAIN A COPY (Ref OGC # 2013054). --------INVITATION TO BID NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF LEVY COUNTY, Galvanized Culvert Pipe Porta Potty Safety Materials Florida 32621, until 2:00 P.M. on SEPTEMBER 15, 2014. LEVY COUNTY ROAD DEPARTMENT, POST OFFICE BOX 336, BRONSON, FLORIDA 32621. DONE AND ORDERED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS IN OPEN SESSION, THIS 19 DAY OF AUGUST, 2014. THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS LEVY COUNTY, FLORIDA BY: /s/ Ryan Bell RYAN BELL, CHAIRMAN ATTEST: CLERK OF COURT BY: /s/ Sheila Rees (SEAL) 2014. Down Across1. Single-mast sailing vessels 9. Similar to butteries 14. Burn treatment (2 wds) 15. Computer whiz 16. Secured with wood strips 17. Acting by turns 18. Go through 19. Let 20. Having a will 23. Simple tools utilizing a fulcrum 24. It has points in Arizona 25. Approval (hyphenated) 27. Less inept 28. Carve in stone 29. Nipper 32. Flat highland 34. Endocrine gland secretion 37. Undertake, with out 38. Advocate 40. Red uorescent dye 41. Mel Gibson, e.g. 43. Aimless 44. Hitchcock classic 47. Galore 49. Polar cover 50. Clip 51. Spuds 52. Person to whom a promise is made 57. Emotionally attached 58. Knowledgeable about books 59. Dispatch 60. Put o 1. Hack 2. ___ king (cooking, 2 wds) 3. Sesame Street watcher 4. Wanna ___? 5. Instrumental introduction in an opera 6. Lover of Dido, in myth 7. Milk-Bone biscuit, e.g. 8. Most unhappy 9. Donnybrooks 10. Printed sheet of paper folded three times 11. is (pl.) 12. Personnel director 13. Mails 15. Fox hunt cry (hyphenated) 20. Put o, as a motion 21. Ceremonial splendor 22. Let it stand 24. Beanies 26. Advil target 28. 100 cents in Belgium 29. Place 30. Ally 31. Conned, with up 33. Postmortem 35. One who buys back promissory notes 36. September ___ (Neil Diamond hit) 39. Wrestle 41. Highlight 42. Battleeld shout 43. Jos Boys author 44. Spiel 45. La ___, Italian opera house 46. Abominable snowmen 48. Romeos rival 53. Bank oering, for short 54. Gabriel, for one 55. .0000001 joule 56. Vision organ Crossword Puzzlee answers for this weeks crossword puzzle will appear in next weeks issue. BRONSON SELF STORAGE 500 Commerce St., Bronson, FL 32621 352-486-2121 Cameras, NEW Lighting & 24/7 AccessOUTDOOR STORAGE$25.00 and up Diy Tip of the WeekRemoving Candle WaxTo remove candle wax from fabrics use a knife to scrape o as much wax as possible. Place fabric between two pieces of parchment paper and press with a warm iron. Wash with detergent in the hottest water safe for the fabric.
SOFT TACO CASSEROLE1 can (10.75oz) cheddar cheese soup 1 package (1.8oz) dry taco seasoning mix, your choice of mild or hot 2lbs. ground beef, browned and drained 10 corn tortillas 1 can (14.8oz) diced tomatoes (you can also use diced tomatoes with chilies) Shredded taco cheese, or cheese of your choice for garnish Brown the ground beef in its own fat. Do not add oil. Chop meat as you are cooking to remove any big pieces. Combine the soup (straight out of the can) and the taco seasoning in a bowl. Mix well. Cut the tortillas into quarters. Begin lling the slow cooker with 1/3 of the cooked ground beef. Next place 1/3 of the tortillas to cover the meat. Add 1/3 of the soup mixture and spread this over the tortillas and on to the edges. Place 1/3 of the diced tomatoes on top. Repeat this sequence a total of 3 times with tomatoes being on top. Garnish with cheese. Cover and cook on low for 7-8 hours. Dress up your soft taco bake with sides of sour cream, grated cheese and shredded lettuce or serve cornbread and corn as a side.SPICED CARAMEL ALMOND CAKE1 package spice cake mix 1 cup (8oz) sour cream 1 cup chopped almonds (pecans can also be used as a substitute) 1 cup water 4 eggs 3/4 cup vegetable oil 1 package (4 serving size) Instant vanilla pudding Crock Pot Directions: Grease the crock pot with spray or shortening. In a separate bowl, combine the cake mix, sour cream, almonds, eggs, oil and pudding mix. Mix well to remove any lumps. Pour into crock pot. Cover and cook on LOW for 6-8 hours. Serve hot with ice cream, if desired.PennysRecipes Welcome to the kitchen! Penny Lofton, mother of six and grandmother of 12, is always in the kitchen cooking up some homemade goodness trying out new recipes and dusting o old ones! Come on in....lets get cooking!www.facebook.com/pennysrecipes rfn tntb frrrtrnrrf nrrnb rrfnnn nnfbrn ffnrftrfn b rtnnr rfrnrb trbrffnfntnb ntb tbnnr Community Calendar continued from page 2B Hall), at 11:00 AM on Sept. 11. Everyone is welcome at the meeting. For further information call FLCPL president Ann Brown at 352-226-7413.Levy County Republican Club Meeting Sept. 15e Levy County Republican Executive Committee meets on the third Monday of the month at the Gathering Table at 116 N. Main Street in Chieand. e meeting starts with food and fellowship at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to come hear from county leaders who will explain whats happening now and in the future of levy County. Every meeting has informative Republican ideas, information and plans for the future.CROSS CITYDAV Auxiliary Eventse Cross City Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary is located at 125 SE 165 Ave. (Airport Road) and hosts Bingo every Wed. and Sat at 6 p.m. at the Chapter Hall.GAINESVILLEKanapaha Botanical Gardens Concert Series Keith Peter and Talking Sticks will be playing original music at the Pavilion Sept. 5 from 7 PM 9 PM. Regular admission price for non members and members are admitted FREE of charge. e concert series will continue on September 12th and 26th!GILCHRIST COUNTYSenior Driver Safety Course in Gilchrist County Sept. 10ere will be a Driver Safety Class for Seniors in Gilchrist County at the Public Library, 105 NE 11th Avenue, Trenton on Wed. Sept. 10 from 9:00 AM 3:30 PM Objectives include: understanding the eects of aging on driving, learning defensive driving strategies aimed at reducing crash risks, updating knowledge of the rules of the road in Florida, and increasing condence and maintaining independence. ere are no tests. Please bring a sack lunch. e Certicate of Completion provides for a 3-year auto insurance discount for seniors age 55 and over. Class size is limited. Registration is required. Please call Lynda at 352/333-3036. OCALAOcala Civic Theatre Presents Crazy for You Sept. Full of terric tap-dancing and glorious Gershwin tunes, the musical Crazy for Youwill be live on stage from Sept. 4-28 to open the 2014-2015 seasons at Ocala Civic eatre! For additional information, call executive director Mary Britt at (352) 236-2851, ext. 104.OTTER CREEKOtter Creek Council Meeting Sept. 15e Otter Creek Town Council conducts their regular meetings on the third Monday of the month. e next meeting is Mon. Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall.WILLISTONe rst meeting after the summer break of AARP Chapter #912 will be Mon., Sept. 8, at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church ompson Hall, 661 NW 1st Ave., Williston (behind KFC). Coee and socializing is at 9:30 a.m. and the meeting starts at 10:00 a.m. Mary Lee Tanka of SHINE will be the speaker this month. ere will be a pot luck lunch provided by our members after the meeting. Visitors are welcome and we are looking for new members. Call 529-3323 with questions or for more information about the local chapter.Williston City Council Meeting Sept. 16 e next regular City Council meeting is Tuesday Sept. 16 at 7 PM in the Williston City Council Room. City Hall is at 50 NW Main Street, Williston, 352/528-3060. According to the City of Williston oce (not the website) regular council meetings are held on the rst Tuesday after the rst Monday of the month and then again in two weeks.WHS Class of 69 Reunion Sept. 26WHS Class of 1969 members and guests are invited to the 45th Class Reunion! Gather in a designated area of Booster Stadium to enjoy the Williston-Wildwood football game on Fri., Sept. 26, then rendezvous at the Whitehurst Lodge afterwards for the 5th quarter. On Sat., Sept. 27, well reconvene back at the Lodge around 4 PM for some socializing with a catered dinner to be served around 6:00 PM. e cost is $35 per person. Contact Lisa Statham Posteraro at 352/52-6253 if you have questions. Information will be submitted to the local newspapers as well as mailed to those for whom we have addresses.YANKEETOWN-INGLISYankeetown Inglis Womans Club Sept. 4urs. Sept. 4 at 7 PM is our rst BINGO night for the 2014/2015 year, e Second to None Shoppe will open on Sept. 2 at 10AM. It is open Tues. through Sat., 10 AM to 2 PM. And for your extra shopping enjoyment it is open again on urs. at 5 PM before Bingo starts. Food is ready at 6 PM on urs. nights before Bingo, you dont have to play to eat, we have take out! e Special for the Sept. 4 Bingo night will be Hot dogs and Hamburgers, Baked beans, Coleslaw. Come and have some fun with us. For more information call: 352/4472057.Yankeetown Meetings 2014e next regular meeting of the Town Council will be Sept. 8 at 7 PM at the Inglis/Yankeetown Lions Club at 22 59th St., Yankeetown, FL 34498 (Directions: From the intersection of US 19 / 98 and State Road 40 in Inglis Go west on SR 40 approx. 3 miles; turn left on 59th Street and proceed south approx. 1 block to the clubhouse). 352/447-2511.Inglis Council Meeting Sept. 9e Town of Inglis next regular Commission meeting will be on Sept. 9 at 6 PM in the Commission Room. City Hall, 135 Hwy. 40 West, Inglis 352/447-2203. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month.Volunteer for Work on Tuesdays at WGPe Withlacoochee Gulf Preserve Master Gardener, Susan Steinhorst, has appointed Tuesday mornings as maintenance time for the grounds around the Education Center. Workdays start at 8:00 AM. Make sure to bring plenty of water and pest protection along with your gloves and weeding tools. Come and join us. Friends of the WGP, 1001 Old Rock Road, Yankeetown. Town Hall: 352/447-2511. www. withlacoocheegulfpreserve.comYankeetown-Inglis Womans Club Looking for Your MemoriesAs the Yankeetown-Inglis Womans Club puts together plans for our 50th Anniversary Celebration, we ask all members of the communities past and present to share their story. Reect on Our Past, Celebrate the Present, Plan for Our Future is a theme that runs through the club with everything we do. Please take the time to let us know how the Womans Club has played a part in your life. You can email stories to email@example.com, mail to PO Box 298, Yankeetown, FL 34498 or drop o at the Second To None rift Shoppe Tuesday-Saturday 10am-2pm. e Yankeetown-Inglis Womans Club looks forward to sharing your memories of past and present experiences.Superintendent Robert Hastings helped celebrate the Grand Opening of e Fueling Station.for Students of the Go this week even braving the heat and uninvited guests the pesky gnats. Hastings relayed the challenge ahead of capitalizing on the success of the program as the school system seeks to upgrade services and food oered to students. ere was a 32 percent increase the rst week of school with the breakfast program compared to last year. Sta will be meeting monthly to assess the progress and tweak where necessary. Since the students denitely have strong opinions of their likes and dislikes the sta is trying to accommodate whenever possible. Rebecca Tyson, Levy Countys Coordinator of Food Service and the person getting all the nitty gritty going for this program here reports that Darlene Fowinkle, the National School Lunch Program District Specialist for Levy County, was in attendance for the Grand Opening and said: I found out that your district is the only district to be implementing the breakfast carts in every school! is is an accomplishment that you and your sta should be very proud of. Your dedication, motivation, and desire to provide Levy County Schools students with easy access to nutritious meals is to be commended. You and your sta presented a wonderful example of this during the Grand Opening Celebration of the Grab and Go Breakfast Program. I was very excited to see the support you are receiving from the community including the Mayor of Bronson, State Representatives, School Board Members, Action for Healthy Kids representatives, local IFAS representatives, and more. ank you for your dedication to the students in your county and the National School Lunch Program. Please extend to your sta our appreciation for all of their hard work! Tyson is also grateful for all the support saying, Again, thank you to everyone for making this event memorable as we add another chapter in the history of the School Board of Levy Countys Food, Nutrition and Wellness Program!Bronson Schools and Sta Celebrate New Fueling Station Program Bronson Schools and Sta Celebrate New Fueling Station Program Bronson High School Breakfast Cart
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