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Serving Wakulla County For More Than A Century Our 118th Year, 33rd Issue, Thursday, August 15, 2013 T w o S e c t i o n s Two Sections 7 5 C e n t s 75 CentsPublic Notices .................................................................Page 3A The Opinion Page ...........................................................Page 4A Street Beat ......................................................................Page 5A Church.............................................................................Page 6A Obituaries .......................................................................Page 7A Community .....................................................................Page 8A School .............................................................................Page 9A Sports ...........................................................................Page 10A Outdoors ......................................................................Page 11A Water Ways ...................................................................Page 12A Sheriffs Report................................................................Page 13A Weekly Roundup ...........................................................Page 14A Arts & Entertainment ....................................................Page 15A Week in Wakulla................................................................Page 16A Thinking Outside the Book ...........................................Page 17A Classi eds .....................................................................Page 18A Legal Notices ................................................................Page 18A Comics ..........................................................................Page 21A Natural Wakulla ............................................................Page 22A INDEX OBITUARIES Biney Lewis Ailstock Donald Curtis Finch Wilburn O. Buddy Messer Glenn Garfield Pope Jr. Hixon Dale Thomas See Page 9A newsThe Wakulla Produced by INSIDE Thursday, August 15, 2013 Its time to go BACK TO SCHOOL H O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O L L L L Students follow the l eader on the rst day of school last year at Shadeville Elementary. Special Section Inside Today! By AMANDA MAYORamayor@thewakullanews.net A non-pro t organization called Big Hearted Angels showed just how big their hearts are this past weekend as they served over 100 Wakulla families by providing a back-to-school shopping spree followed by a luncheon at zero cost to attendees.The event was held on Saturday Aug. 10, rst at Wal-Mart, where two school buses full of kids and volunteer chaperones were unloaded and sent on their way to shop for school supplies and clothing if needed. President of the organization and former Wakulla County resident, Trave Williams, began BHA in Lakeland in 2003 and the company was incorporated two years later. I started off with 25 kids and the money came directly from my pocket, said Williams. The second year we helped 125 kids and by 2005 we were helping 200 kids. Back then Williams had his sights set solely on Christmas shopping, but after just two years he had plans to do even more for those around him. After that I decided to come back to my roots and do a back-to-school shopping event, he said. BHA now has chapters that serve Leon and Gadsden counties, Polk County and reaches as far as Chattanooga, Tenn., where Williams former pastor moved and wanted to take BHA with him. But so far the reach of BHA is only the beginning, envisions Williams, who wants it to reach and be known nationwide. Id really like the community to join in and allow Big Hearted Angels to grow, he said, citing the help of the community as the catalyst to the success of BHA. We have open arms for anyone whod like to be a part of this. I want people to know what were about. Turn to Page 2ABig-Hearted Angelsoffer back-to-school helpStaff reportWith an unprecedented 100 percent Yes vote, Wakulla teachers rati ed their 2013-2014 Master Teacher Contract. Ninety-three percent of teachers cast their ballot in Fridays vote. Its a groundbreaking vote on a ground-breaking contract, said Missy Rudd, President of the Wakulla Classroom Teachers Association. Our teachers have never seen this kind of salary increase, and after years of little to no raises, they deserve every penny. Raises range from $500 for developing teachers to $2,000 minimum for effective teachers to $2,300 minimum for highly effective teachers. The funding comes from Wakullas share of the Governors $480 million Teacher Salary Allocation. Wakulla teachers ratify contractTallahassee man drowns at Mashes SandsSome teachers will see a minimum raise of $2,300Victim was swimming with friends on Sunday when he began to struggle PHOTOS BY AMANDA MAYORKids shop at Wal-Mart for back-to-school clothing and supplies, thanks to Big Hearted Angels. Big Hearted Angels founder Trave Williams, Wal-Mart Manager Richard Russell, Gladys Williams, Wayne Dickens and Marilyn Harvey.Special to The NewsA 55-year-old Tallahassee man drowned off Mashes Sands Beach in Ochlockonee Bay on Sunday, Aug. 11 at 4:45 p.m., according to Wakulla County Sheriff Charlie Creel. The victim is James Edward Davis of Stuckey Avenue in Tallahassee. The victim was swimming with friends at the beach at approximately 4:30 p.m. when he began to struggle 100 yards offshore. The three friends with Davis assisted him back to shore where witnesses performed CPR until a Wakulla EMS Unit and WCSO deputies arrived on scene at 4:40 p.m. and also performed CPR. Efforts to revive Davis on the beach were unsuccessful. WCSO deputies have been successful in locating next of kin. An autopsy was conducted on Aug. 12 at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital and the initial ndings of the autopsy were consistent with that of drowning. The Medical Examiner will also be issuing a nal report which will close the case investigation. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene after law enforcement and emergency medical services personnel arrived on the scene at 4:27 p.m. Turn to Page 3A Missy Rudd of WCTA Turn to Page 3ARIVERSINK TEACHERS VISIT T
Page 2A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.comBy AMANDA MAYORamayor@thewakullanews.net After a months hiatus, the Wakulla County Coalition for Youth packed the TCC Wakulla Center meeting room full of neighborhood partners ready and eager to make things happen. To kick things off, County Commissioner Ralph Thomas provided coalition members with a brief update on where the county is with the community center and the YMCA. Thomas reported that the YMCA is currently in the midst of conducting its feasibility study, the results of which will determine their moving forward or not with establishing themselves in Wakulla. He explained that the results should be available soon and that, whether they are positive or negative, he feels con dent that something good will come out of the community center regardless. I want a community center, I want it to be highly successful and I want it to be able to serve our kids well, Thomas said. We already have well established jewels in this county that would do well to further the community center, we can run one with or without the YMCA. Thomas had been one of the two votes against moving forward with the YMCA at the June 17 commission meeting the other came from Commissioner Jerry Moore. Assistant Superintendent Beth ODonnell gave her rundown of issues pertaining to students going back to school this week. ODonnell brought up dual enrollment, highlighting the fact that high schoolers have the opportunity to graduate with a two year associate degree through the program, which could potentially save them thousands of college dollars. ODonnell also reported the cracking down on bullying and how the school system plans to implement the new statewide cyber-bullying legislation, which expands what the school district is allowed to punish if it happens while the children are both at school and, if it affects education, while theyre not at school as well. We are investigating every complaint and incident, she said. But, keep in mind everything is not considered as bullying. Weve had a parent want the arrest of a fourth grader because another one got water on their clothes. Were not going to do that. Some things have to be taken with a grain of salt, she said. According to ODonnell there will also be a new automotive technology program at the high school starting this year, for which WHS already has 50 kids signed up. It will be good exposure, she said of the course. It will look at green energy options and natural gas and will hopefully open up a lot of doors in the future for our kids. Detective Bruce Ashley gave his update on the WCSOs efforts to engage with kids at bus stops. The WCSO began the program late last year and had been able to reach and form relationships with about 700 families. Ashley said that the WCSO would continue their efforts this year at the roughly 2,000 bus stops throughout the county and that the initiative helps to give kids, caregivers and bus drivers peace of mind while leaving a lasting impact on those involved. Ashley also touched on bullying and relayed information that can be found on the WCSO website that helps readers to identify bullying and what to look for. The document is called What Parents Should Know About Bullying. Ashley and ODonnell also touched on both the importance and availability of community service hours that are part of Bright Futures scholarship requirements. As many of those in the room would have the opportunity to help with events that could provide hours, she reminded those in the room that the hours must be approved through the school ahead of time and that kids can start earning hours immediately after graduating from the eighth grade. Get them to knock it out as soon as possible, she said. You dont want to be a senior in high school juggling school work, work and other activities and still need 100 hours. NAMI Wakulla will be starting its 12 week family to family course beginning Aug. 22 at Myra Jeans Restaurant at 5:30 p.m. The course is offered at no cost. The organization reported that it is very busy and helping more and more people each week, which means they are looking for help. The organization hopes to nd more volunteers wishing to receive training so that they can hold more programs. NAMI is also planning to start a connections program with the Correctional Institute. It was reported at the meeting by Layne Davis that Operation Santa is up and running and that volunteers are needed for the event, which is expected to be held at the community center. Anyone who wishes to help should contact Davis at 519-2140. The Coalitions next meeting will be Sept. 4 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the TCC Wakulla Center, in the Centennial Bank building. 000FR47 Erectile Dysfunction Drugs May Be Dangerous To Your HealthFREE book by doctor reveals what the 1305 Coastal Hwy. 98, PanaceaHome of the All-U-Can Eat Seafood & Chicken www.thewakullanews.comServing Wakulla County For More Than A CenturyThe Wakulla News BREAKFAST PARTNER... 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My wife and I have put a lot of time and money into it, but we rejoice and enjoy every minute of it. To date the organization has about 30 people all together who spearhead the projects in their perspective regions, plus the many volunteers, community members and businesses who contribute their time, efforts and money to BHA. According to Williams, funding for the projects comes from private citizens and donations from branches of Publix and Wal-Mart. He explains that 100 percent of the donations that BHA receives goes to the children. Every penny that we are given goes to them, he said. Plus a little out of our own pockets. Williams cousin, Sherry Miller, together with her two daughters, is one of those who helped put together Leon and Gadsdens rst Christmas shopping event through BHA last year, which she says, was a great success. I dont know how he does it, she said of her cousin. But he has his business, multiple chapters and somehow he manages to get everything done. I just feel so blessed to be a part of this. BHAs Vice President Dr. Wayne Dickens is an educator at a vocational school in Lakeland. He attended the same church as Williams and saw what he was doing with BHA and wanted to be a part of it. As part of the school system for the past 24 years, he said, Ive seen the need that is there over the years and really had it on my heart to help. As one of 10 children, Dickens said he understands how hard it can be sometimes to raise a family and the importance of giving back. Thats where we get our blessings from, he said. As long as theres a need were going to try to ll it. Were thrilled to be able to help the kids any way that we can. Williams credits the success of his program, especially the event held in Wakulla on Saturday, in large part to the countys school system. Im so blessed to have the school systems involved, he said. Through them, weve gotten a lot of people to step aboard because they know that if the schools are supporting us, we must be a legitimate cause. Along those lines, said Williams, he intends for BHA to be an educational program, not just a gift giving event. We try to educate the kids about discipline, love and compassion. On that note, Williams remembered how he lost his mother at 13 and, he said, how a lot of older people come into his life to help him to keep moving in a positive direction. If it hadnt have been for them reaching out to me, theres no telling what would have happened to me, he said. But thats what I am trying to do now through this program. Its my turn to help others the way I was helped back then. At Crawfordville Elementary, kids were reunited with their families and invited to stay for a hearty meal and a ceremony. I want to thank Wakulla County and the children from the bottom of my heart, William said before the meal. It couldnt have gone any better. May God bless you and keep you. To get involved with Big Hearted Angels, contact Williams at (863) 3706139.Community center moving forward, youth coalition toldBig Hearted Angels o er back-to-school help AMANDA MAYORKids, parents got lunch from Big Hearted Angels.
www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 3A PUBLIC NOTICESFor our readers convenience, The Wakulla News will provide this Public Notice Section in our A-section for all Public Notices not published in the Legal Notice section of the newspaper. 000FPBG BOARD OF TRUSTEES NOTICE OF THE INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT TRUST FUNDSection 253.69, Florida Statutes Rule 18-21.021, F.A.C.Revised August 1, 2013NOTICE OF AQUACULTURE LEASE APPLICATION NOTICE is hereby given pursuant to Section 253.70, Florida Statutes, that the Board of Trustees of the Internal Improvement Trust Fund has received an application (no. 65-AQ-1167), from Clay M. Lovel, Benjamin B. Lovel, and Leo V. Lovel, respectively, of 33 Ben Willis Road, Crawfordville, FL 32327, for the following activities: The performance of commercial clam and oyster cultivation activities. The applicants are requesting approval of a sovereignty submerged land aquaculture lease preempting 5.0 acres, more or less, of sovereignty submerged lands offshore of Section 114, of the Hartsfield Survey, in Oyster Bay, near the town of Spring Creek, in Wakulla County, Florida. The applicants are requesting a water column lease to install floating cages for the cultivation of shellfish. The parcel is not located in an aquatic preserve. A map and diagram identifying the location and limits of the proposed activities company this notice. Anyone having any questions or comments regarding the proposed project should file them in writing with the Division of Aquaculture, Magnolia Center, Suite 501, 1203 Governors Square Boulevard, Tallahassee, Florida 32301, on or before 5:00 p.m. on the 7th day of September, 2013. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR APPEAL TO THE Copies of applications, draft ordinances, and any related public record les may be viewed at the Wakulla County Planning and Community Development Department located at 11 Bream Fountain Road, Crawfordville, FL 32327, 8 AM to 4:30 PM M/F; Phone (850) 9263695. Any person desiring to appeal a decision of a County Board must ensure a verbatim transcript or copy is made of the testimony and exhibits presented at said hearings. Persons with a disability needing a special accommodation should contact the Wakulla County Board of County Commissioners Administration Ofce at least two (2) days prior to the meeting at (850) 926-0919; Hearing & Voice Impaired at 1-800-955-8771; or email at ADARequest@ mywakulla.comAUGUST 15, 2013BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTS By AMANDA MAYORamayor@thewakullanews.net The majority of the St. Marks City Commission meeting on Thursday, Aug. 8 was spent while commission members reviewed the packets of two bidders who were interested in spearheading projects and administration of a grant that the city received through the Environmental Protection Agencys Brown elds Program. The purpose of the program is to support revitalization efforts by funding environmental assessment, cleanup and job training activities. The city is looking to add to the several revitalization projects that it has accomplished over recent years. The Brown elds grant is for the old St. Marks Refinery site, which is contaminated. Through an official evaluation system in which they scored both packets separately on paper, city commissioners unanimously chose Cardno Engineering Company. The next steps for the process will be the citys attendance of an EPA Browns elds grantee workshop on Aug. 22, after which a contract may be formulated. City Manager Zoe Mansfield also brought the commissions attention the Department of Economic Opportunity Technical Assistance Grant Program that the city had recently received along with the county in the amount of $35,000. What that money will do is help bring down our community rating, said Mans eld. Right now our city rating is Class A and the county has a rating of seven. She explained that the desired rating is a six and that, through the grant, improvements will be made possible which will help with ood insurance rates for both the city and residents. Man eld also presented three bids submitted for maintenance work to be done on the citys wastewater treatment plant. As requirements by the state would dictate the same level of quality from each bidder, the city voted to go with the low bid, which was about $2,000 from McDonald Group International out of Inverness. Fire Chief Ronnie Day with the St. Marks Volunteer Fire Department reported that they would not be signing the new contract agreement given to them by the county. According to Day too many changes were proposed, including giving overall authority of the citys fire department to the countys re chief. Were volunteers, he said. We own our own building and equipment and this would give the county full control over all of that. Day said that the citys volunteer re department has been butting heads with the countys fire chief since he was established in his position. I just wanted to make you all aware of what was going on and that at this time we are not signing a contract. The level of service that we provide is not going to change. City Attorney Ron Mowrey advised commission members that he wished to schedule a ood ordinance workshop in the near future, as the ordinance needs to be updated. He also lled in commissioners on his intent to bring back new procedures for citizens to be heard as he said recent laws have been put into place governing requirements relating to the subject. Billy Bishop briefly updated on Waterfronts next project, which will be the yacht clubs boat parade to be held in December. However, right now most efforts are going towards Stone Crab Festival details. The festival is slated for Oct. 26. Local citizen Chip Cof n attended Thursdays meeting to offer volunteer work to the city in any way he could. I love St. Marks, he said. Im not here to fuss or ask you for anything. Im here to try to offer you something. Cof n had previously gone around the city at night surveying street lamps and marking the ones that were inoperative. He presented his finding to the commission on Thursday. I dont want you to pay for something youre not getting, he said. From Page 1A Witnesses reported that the victim was out on a sandbar 100 yards offshore when he lost consciousness while swimming. He was at the beach with three friends.The friends attempted to assist the victim back to the shore and CPR was administered by witnesses on scene. Wakulla EMS administered CPR to the victim to no avail. Witnesses reported alcohol being consumed on the scene by members of the party. Sheriff Creel warned swimmers not to consume alcohol while engaged in marine activities and always pay attention to the rip currents. Deputy Alan Middlebrooks, Capt. Chris Savary, Lt. Sherrell Morrison and two members of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission assisted EMS at the scene.Man reported drowned at Mashes SandsFrom Page 1A Salary adjustments/ raises are based on 2012-13 evaluations and will be re ected in teachers August pay checks. If you remember, the legislature originally wanted to award these raises in June 2014, Rudd said. The Florida Education Association stopped that at. Why should teachers have to wait another year for a raise they earned a year ago? This is a recurring raise, or adjustment. Every year Line 87 of the General Appropriations Act is funded, teachers will receive additional dollars for salary adjustments. That is good, Rudd said, because we absorbed a 5 percent health insurance increase and we are still paying the 3 percent retirement contribution. WCTA and the school district negotiated the contract in June, and the school board approved it in July. WCTA thanks Superintendent Bobby Pearce, Chief Financial Officer Randy Beach, Chief Human Capital Of cer Karen Wells and our School Board members for the innovative vision and focus to get as much money to as many teachers as soon as possible, Rudd said. The Wakulla Classroom Teachers Association has served Wakulla teachers since 1975. It is a part of the 140,000-teacher strong Florida Education Association, which represents pre K-12 teachers, higher education faculty, educational support professionals, students at our colleges and universities preparing to become teachers and retired education employees.Wakulla teachers ratify contractCITY OF ST. MARKS CITY OF SOPCHOPPYBrown elds grant scored By AMANDA MAYORamayor@thewakullanews.net Controversy continues to brew in relation to the Sopchoppy city election that took place on June 11. The election had swept two African American city commissioners, Mayor Colleen Skipper-Mitchell and Anginita Rosier, from of ce. Skipper Mitchell lost reelection by a single vote, Rosier by 26. Allegations of the mishandling of absentee ballots, voter suppression tactics and canvassing board irregularities led Rosier to le a complaint with the Florida Division of Elections on Monday, June 18. Rosiers complaints are currently being taken up by the Florida Division of Law Enforcement as a spokesperson con rmed this week that they are currently conducting an investigation into the Sopchoppy election. As it is an ongoing investigation, a con rmation is all the agency would release. Back in June, City Clerk Jackie Lawhon was surprised by the allegations. She denied any wrongdoing and said she had received no complaints about the election processes. I would not have even known about all of this if it had not been for the media calling and asking, she said at the time. All I wanted was a fair election, Rosier said in June. I certainly understand and accept that in politics there are winners and there are losers. However, when individuals feel the need to resort to malicious tactics that not only violate a persons civil rights but violates the law in the process it becomes a problem that affects this community as a whole.FDLE confirms investigation into electionLYNDA KINSEYWakulla News editor William Snowden accepts certi cate of appreciation from Friends of Wakulla Springs President Ron Piasecki at a reception at Wakulla Springs on Thursday, Aug. 8. Other businesses supporting the Friends include WTXL ABC-27, Real Paella of Tallahassee, Wildwood Resort, Capital Health Plan, Turbocor, Wakulla Springs Lodge, and Buckeye Technologies. Recognized for support AMANDA MAYORNew streetscaping in front of St. Marks City Hall is part of the citys plan to move away from its industrial past.
Page 4A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.comreaders speak out The Opinion PageEditor, The News: Why would four of our ve Wakulla County Board of County Commissioners lead you to believe that state agencies have adequate regulations in place to protect our wetlands? Commissioner Richard Harden proposed the total elimination of the Wakulla County Wetland Ordinance. Commissioner Ralph Thomas stated, With the current state and federal safeguards in place, a local Wakulla ordinance is just not necessary anymore. To suggest that the Department of Environmental Protection and the Northwest Florida Water Management District have a similar set of regulations for wetland protection, or the same thing as we currently have with the Wakulla County Wetlands Ordinance, is simply not true not even close to the truth. After doing considerable research and speaking to a number of wetland experts, I have put together the following list of facts. Nowhere in any written information provided by either DEP or NWFWMD is there any suggestion that our current 75-foot buffer would be considered as a wetland protection buffer. Rather, it would immediately drop to a 25-foot maximum buffer under state guidelines. This maximum state buffer is subject to reduction to a 15-foot buffer, that may then be reduced to no buffer if it is determined that the wetland will not be adversely impacted. The buffer requirements would be determined on a case-by-case basis, with no standardization, by a staff that is already discouraged from regulating wetland protection. An applicant is required to ll out an Environmental Resource Permit, simply an important sounding document that streamlines the permitting process to speed up development. As for isolated wetlands, they will be subject to lling if determined environmentally insigni cant, again subjective, with no standardized regulations. Those are the facts. Bottom line, both agencies use subjective analysis to determine the importance of any given wetland. Based on past history, it is indeed likely that most, if not all applicants, will be given the minimum variance allowed zero. Buffers will be radically reduced or eliminated and isolated wetlands will be subject to lling without our current wetland ordinance. This is what we can expect when these two agencies take over regulating wetlands in Wakulla County and our BOCC washes their hands of their responsibility to protect our wetlands. Add to these facts that a number of attorneys who have successfully prosecuted wetland violators have recently been red from DEP, and the picture gets even bleaker. The staff that remains works under a cloud of uncertainty as to future employment, should they apply any form of strict regulation (25-feet max) or worse yet, prosecution of offenders. Like most state agencies, NWFWMD is overloaded and short staffed. These are the two agencies that these four commissioners want us to count on to protect our wetlands? Our wetlands are absolutely essential for clean water, commercial and sport shing, tourism, sustaining wildlife and about protecting our property rights. Many homes were ooded in Wakulla County last summer as heavy rains had no place to go due to lling of isolated wetlands and swampy areas. Who was protecting the property rights of those unsuspecting homeowners? Yes, this is about our property rights. Ninety percent of those speaking out are opposed to what this BOCC is doing, yet they march stubbornly on. If these four commissioners choose to continue down this path, the next step will be to let the people decide in November, when incidentally, two of these four commissioners (Randy Merritt and Jerry Moore) are up for re-election. Of course voting them out of of ce is one option to consider, but the damage will have been done large tracts of coastal property with wetlands will be divided at a breakneck pace, as is being planned. What Im referring to is having the wetlands issue put on the November ballot for the people to decide, and hold off on any changes in the meantime. This can only happen if an army of volunteers go door-todoor getting signatures. A group called Wakulla Wetlands Alliance has been formed and plans to do that very thing. Watch the wetland issue closely, its not going away anytime soon, it will be here right up until election time in November, when the people will be allowed to chose. Commissioners Thomas, Harden, Merritt and Moore need to get their facts straight and then realize that it is up to them, our county of cials, to protect our wetlands and quit suggesting that the state will do it for us because they cannot, and they will not. Its easy to nd case after case where the state has failed to protect wetlands. Hows that worked out for south Florida? This is what they want us to count on? This is what they feel is acceptable for our county? The state should be adopting the Wakulla County Wetlands Ordinance as their standard, not the other way around. David Damon Wakulla County The Wakulla News (USPS 664-640) is published weekly at 3119-A Crawfordville Hwy., Crawfordville, FL 32327. Periodicals postage paid at P.O. Box 307, Crawfordville, FL 32326-0307. Phone: (850) 926-7102. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: The Wakulla News, P.O. Box 307, Crawfordville, FL 32326-0307.The Wakulla NewsPublisher Emeritus: William M. Phillips Family (1976-2006)All subscriptions to The Wakulla News become due and payable one year from the time the subscription is purchased.In County $32/yr. $19/6 mo. Out of County $44/yr. $27/6 mo. 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Woofstock will support animal rescues Sign is something to be proud of Green Living Expo is returningREADERS WRITE:Editor, The News: My name is Coy Smith and I am looking for Kourtney Meadowcroft. She is the mother of my baby girl, Rylee Noel Edwards. I have been trying to locate the whereabouts of them since she was born, she will be 8 months old on the 18th. I am trying desperately to have a relationship with my daughter and my family would love to be a part of her life as well. If you have any information that would help, please contact me, Coy Smith, at 962-1425. Thank you. Coy SmithSeeking Kourtney MeadowcroftEditor, The News: An open letter to Wakulla County Residents: After a few years hiatus Sustainable Big Bend, Inc. in Wakulla County has begun planning a Green Living Expo to celebrate Earth Day on April 26, 2014. Expos are held throughout the U.S., and like ours, showcase a regions eco-friendly businesses, local agriculture, home energy solutions, eco-tourism and promote dialogue among residents who are concerned about the quality of life for future generations. Local citizens have asked repeatedly for more information about water conservation, food security and coastal sustainability. We have begun to identify speakers and activities that address these issues, but would like to hear from you. Please join us for a planning meeting on Thursday, Aug. 22, at the IFAS Extension of ce at 84 Cedar St. in Crawforville at 6:30 p.m. Sustainable Big Bend, Inc. is a 501(c)3 organization composed of Wakulla County residents. Contact Shelley Swenson at sswenson@u .edu if you have questions. Tammie Bar eld President, Sustainable Big Bend Inc.Editor, The News: At the Aug. 5 Wakulla County Commission meeting, Commissioner Jerry Moore stated he had a request from Mr. Crum, who was involved in the lawsuit with Mr. Kessler, that Mr. Crum would release the county from any requirements of silence if Mr. Kessler would do the same and he would discuss a non-disclosure type agreement that neither party would talk about the lawsuit. Mr. Crum would like to ask you to release him of that obligation so he can discuss what happened in that issue. Would you do the same? Misinformation is dangerous, no matter what the source. Since I was completely unaware of any real or implied non-disclosure agreement that I had involving me, a Mr. Crum, and the county, nor am I aware of any lawsuit involving me and a Mr. Crum, I asked our county staff and county attorney if there was any such agreement. Staff of the Wakulla County Clerk of the Court searched their les and did not nd anything regarding non-disclosure agreements between Kessler and Crum. On Tuesday, Aug. 6, I received an e-mail from Heather Encinosa, Wakulla County Attorney, stating that I am unaware of any non-disclosure agreement relating to this matter. In as far as I can verify, a Mr. Crum (there are several Mr. Crums in this county) is not constrained by any real or implied non-disclosure agreement with Wakulla County and/or me. Obviously, I cannot speak for the county commission or county government in responding to Mr. Crums alleged request. However, whoever this Mr. Crum is, he has my permission to disclose and discuss whatever he wishes. Consistent with my strong belief in open and fully transparent government, all such matters as this should be fully available to the public eye. I further request that Commissioner Moore produce the agreement he referred to, if any such agreement exists. If Commissioner Moore is unable to do so, he should apologize for wasting staffs time and my time, and he should apologize to the citizens and county commissioners for having to deal with some non-existing non-disclosure agreement. Howard Kessler, MD Crawfordville Editor, The News: My name is Michelle Ballard and I volunteer with a 501(c)3 charitable organization in Crawfordville called Cauzican Animal Rescue. CAR rescues animals from high kill shelters and works to nd them forever loving homes. CAR is having a bene t event on Aug. 31 called Woofstock: Peace, Love, and Puppies. There will be live music, vendors, food, a raffle, an agility course and many adoptable animals looking for their forever families. I have attached a link to the events Facebook webpage, which is at https://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/ events/650215388324089/ I was wondering if it would be possible to have Woofstock mentioned in The Wakulla News? If there is any other information I can provide, please let me know. Thank you for your consideration! Michelle Ballard MonticelloEditor, The News: Something new has been added to the road leading to Spring Creek, Live Oak, Oyster Bay and Shell Point. I think that I can safely speak on behalf of all these communities when I say, Thank you, Larry Hess. For the past few weeks, I have been fascinated by construction going on at the intersection of Spring Creek Road and Shell Point Road. First bricks were delivered, then a fence was placed at the vee with roses planted inside the fence. Additional plants were added to the rear of the sizeable piece of land and nally for days I watched workers building a structure was it to be a bait and tackle shop, a barbecue as somebody opined, or a garage? I had heard all these possibilities but in reality Mr. Hess was planning a tribute to the community that he obviously loves. Last week as I turned into the street I was expecting to see more tractors and workers but instead I witnessed the nal steps in what might well become known as the Gateway to Appalachee Bay. Mr. Hess had designed perhaps one of the most outstanding entrances to a neighborhood that Wakulla County, or for that matter any Florida county, has been honored to have. It not only has an attractive sign highlighting our four communities but more important there are scenes of our natural beauty painted on either side. These two paintings were done by well-known local artists Nell Schulz and Helen Livingston and are just beautiful. They are large (maybe 4 feet by 5 feet or so) and re ect the uniqueness of our county and the bay. Larry has brought a new sense of pride to our neighborhood and the appreciation that we all carry for the beauty around us has been magni ed by his generous tribute to where we live. Dave Seeley Shell Point PHOTO SUBMITTED BY BYRON PRICE/SPECIAL TO THE NEWSNew sign that popped up at Spring Creek Highway and Shell Point Road.
www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 5A < STREET BEAT > Random, man-on-the-street interviews with Wakulla Countians. This week's question: Your fondest birthday memory?ALICIA KINSEY TCC studentMy sons rst birthday. It was great to celebrate his very rst birthday. Also, rst sugar! BECKI McCALLISTER ClerkMy 18th birthday, the 23rd of December. My daughter was born Nov. 3, 1989, I was 17. She is now a machinists mate in the Navy. BONNIE BRINSONWakulla Animal ControlWhen I was 10 years old my mother bought me my own watermelon. I always wanted to eat the heart from the center and they wouldnt let me. BRANDI BRINSON GroomerIt was the year I got my rst horse Dealer on my 8th birthday! DENISE DUBAY QualityCcontrolMy sister and I were born on the same day, only two years apart. We take a day together every year, we do breakfast, go shopping and just spend the day together. Compiled by Lynda Kinsey A d a y a t t h e S p r i n g s A day at the Springs On any given day, the Wakulla Springs State Park hosts scores of visitors from all over who are looking to cool off, grab a bite to eat or stay in the historic lodge. Here are some folks who spent a hot summer day at the park.PHOTOS BY AMANDA MAYORLeft: Manda Google with her kids, Caira, Bryanna and Brice just before they participated in their favorite part of the Springs the boat ride. Right: Nick and Leanne Grays son, 2 yearold Andrew. The Grays come to the Springs easy access to the water and the lack of sand that they bring home. Above: Blair Strickland, Daren Evans and Kirk Council of Tallahassee visited the Springs to run, swim and get ice cream at the lodge. Above: William Templeton, Grace Reichelderfer and Mikey Killeen of Tallahassee. Below: Pawan Badisa, Mitch Guse and TJ Skipper were at the Springs with their summer camp through Lafayette Park in Tallahassee.
By DR. BETSY GOEHRIGGod of all knowledge and wisdom, we lift up our prayers to you in preparation for the start of school for a new academic year. Our prayers surround all of the children in our community who are heading into a new school year. Be with them as they start afresh with new potential and possibilities. Especially bless and be with those who have learning challenges, or are hurting physically or emotionally, or are grieving. Help each student to focus and learn, to be shaped and stretched into the potential you place within them. Lead them in choosing friends and making choices that will build them up, not tear them down and that will build others up, not tear them down. Guide them in learning to deal with bullies and learning to show compassion to those who are often left out and hurting. May they discover they are loved and valued, through Your perfect love owing through us. We pray for parents who are devoted to their childrens learning and growing, and we pray for parents who may lack the interest, skills, nances, or health to fully invest themselves in the education of their children. For children dealing daily with family issues of alcohol, drugs, or abuse, help them to not only survive but rise above their circumstances through those who help mentor, protect, and nurture them. Help us to be mindful and responsive to any child in danger or in need. We pray for the teachers, administration, food staff, custodians, bus drivers, guidance counselors, volunteers, and all who serve in the educational process with our children. Grant them the skills, the patience, and the love for the important roles they play in the lives of the children of our community. Bless each of these in our community, in our state, in our nation, but also in countries around the world where education is not as valued or as accessible. As we grow in knowledge, may we also grow in wisdom and in the power of realizing we are interrelated locally and globally. May we make the world a better place, starting right here in our own corner of the world, one child at a time. To the glory of God we pray, Amen. Rev. Dr. Betsy Goehrig is pastor and New Church Planter with the Disciples of Christ Church. Page 6A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.com Wakulla Worship Centers Medart Area Crawfordville Area Sopchoppy Coastal Wakulla Station 9:30am Worship Service850-745-84123383 Coastal HighwayChrist Church AnglicanWednesday 6:00 pm Dinner 6:45 pm Bible Study Children, Youth and Adult Bible ClassesThursday 10:00 am Adult Bible StudyThe Rev. John Spicer, RectorSunday Nursery available Pastor Vicar Bert MatlockChurch 926-7808 Pre-School 926-5557Bible Class 9:00 a.m. Worship 10:00 a.m. Pre-School M-F (3-5 Years)Trinity Lutheran Church of Wakulla County Hwy. 98, Across from WHS Web site: Lutheransonline.com/trinityofwakulla Ochlockonee BayUnited Methodist ChurchSunday Worship 9 a.m. Adult Sunday School 10:30 a.m.Pastor Kevin Hall(850) 984-0127 Sopchoppy United Methodist ChurchSunday School 9:45 a.m. Worship 11 a.m.Pastor Kevin Hall850-962-2511 Wakulla United Methodist ChurchSunday Contemporary Service 8:30 a.m. Sunday School for all ages 10 a.m. Sunday Worship 11 a.m.1584 Old Woodville Rd. Wakulla Station 421-5741 Pastor Susie Horner St. Elizabeth Ann SetonCatholic Church Fr. Edward T. Jones, Pastor3609 Coastal Hwy. Crawfordville 850 926-1797Sunday Mass 10:00 am Wednesday & Thursday Mass 7:00 pm Monday Mass 3:30 pm Eden Springs 1st Saturday of every month: Confessions 10:30 11:30 and 3:00 4:00 Adoration Mass 10:00 am St 360 360 Cemetery lots and Cremain spaces available.850509-7630 Crawfordville United Methodist ChurchPastor Mike Shockley 926-7209 Ochlockonee & Arran Road Come Grow With Us www.crawfordville-umc.orgSunday School 10:00 a.m. Worship 11:00 a.m. Sopchoppy Church Of ChristCorner of Winthrop & Byrd St.Sunday: Bible Study ...9:30 a.m. Worship ...................10:30 a.m. Evening Worship .............5 p.m. Wednesday: Bible Study ...7 p.m. Visitors are welcome! Home Bible Courses available please call for details, 962 2213 Schedule of Services SUNDAY: Refreshments Sunday School Worship Prayer WEDNESDAY: Supper Pioneer Club: Youth and Adult Classes 9:30am 10:00am 11:00am 6:00pm 6:00pm 6:30pm Pastor John S. Dunning (From Rhema Bible Training Center) www.ochcc.org Blood Bought Word Taught Spirit WroughtSpirit Life ChurchPentecostal 962-9000 2889C Crawfordville Hwy 850.926.9308 bigbendhospice.org Were Here to Share the Journey... Sunday School........................10 a.m. Sunday Worship ......................11 a.m. Evening Worship .......................6 p.m. Wednesday Service ..................7 p.m. & Youth Service ........................7 p.m. Royal Rangers ...........................7 p.m. Missionettes ..............................7 p.m. Ivan Assembly of God202 Ivan Church Road Crawfordville Pastor, Daniel CookseyCome & Worship With Us926-IVAN(4826) religious views and events ChurchHonoring Your Loved One In PrintFREE Standard Obituaries in The Wakulla News & Online (850) 926-7102 Your church ad here! (850) 926-7102 Amish aint always Amish OUT TO PASTORBy JAMES L. SNYDERRecently, it was my privilege to go to a convention in Ohio in the middle of a large Amish/ Mennonite community. I looked forward to this very much because I grew up in Lancaster County in Pennsylvania, which has many Amish/Mennonite communities. I was expecting quite a bit as I packed my bags to leave. Are you sure you got everything? A phrase reiterated to me by the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage. To which I responded by saying, Yes, for the umpteenth time I got everything. This in and of itself was to guarantee me I would forget something, usually essential in my travel. Then when I get home, I will be reminded that I was reminded to make sure I got everything. Nothing, at this point, could deter my high-level expectation of going into an Amish/Mennonite community. My great eagerness was looking forward to indulging in one of my favorite desserts: the shoo y pie. Nobody makes shoo y pie quite like those wonderful Amish people. To make matters even more enticing, I would not have anybody sitting next to me reminding me I had enough shoo y pie. I fully intended to gorge myself on as much shoo y pie as my wallet could handle. In my book, there is no such thing as too much shoo y pie. I drove 15 hours to get to this little town in Ohio. Every mile creating anticipation for my dessert delicacy awaiting me in some Amish restaurant. The convention I was attending ended Sunday morning at lunch. I, being the grandiose Know-It-All, decided to skip the Sunday lunch and look for a restaurant to indulge in my delectable delicacy. The thing I forgot was it was Sunday in an Amish/ Mennonite community. If you have never been in such a community, let me inform you that on Sunday the only thing open are churches. During the week, I made a list of several Amish restaurants. I had plans of visiting each of them before I left and having shoo y pie, a whole pie, in each restaurant. When I got to the rst restaurant, it finally hit me. This was Sunday and everything in an Amish/ Mennonite community was closed. I do not usually go to a restaurant on Sunday unless it is some special occasion. I was a little chagrined to realize everything was closed. This only heightened my anticipation of the shoo y pie delicacy awaiting me come tomorrow. At times it feels like tomorrow will never come, but eventually tomorrow came and I awoke with a song on my lips, a pang of hunger in my stomach and a desire to indulge in a shoo y delicacy. I nally arrived at my rst Amish restaurant and I was drooling so much I could hardly tell the hostess I was just a party of one. Boy, what a party it was going to be. Being a gentleman, I contained myself as best I could and ordered a very scrumptious repast. Nobody can cook like those Amish women. Oh, what a lunch I had. I think what made it so wonderful was the dessert expectation hovering over me like an angelic halo. Just as I was nishing my lunch the lovely young waitress, all dressed in Amish attire, came by inquiring if I would like to see the dessert menu. No, I said with a delectable determination, I know exactly what I want for dessert. We exchanged smiles. I have no idea what she was smiling about; maybe the anticipatory tip. I knew what I was smiling about; the anticipatory dessert. I tried to contain myself and carefully pace out my instructions. Young lady, I said as calmly as possible, I will have a piece of shoo y pie. In fact, why dont you bring me the whole pie. And with that, I smiled. The waitress looked at me rather strangely and said, What kind of pie do you want? Being the kind of person who enjoys a good oldfashioned joke, I responded, Ha ha ha. A shoo y pie, if you please. Whats a shoo y pie? I can take a joke as well as anybody but there comes a time when all jokes need to be put aside and bring on the shoo y pie. This is an Amish restaurant, isnt it? Yes, it is, she smiled patiently. Youve heard of a shoo y pie, havent you? No, Ive never heard of such a pie. I cannot tell you the depth of disappointment this brought to me. As it turned out, only the Amish/Mennonite in Lancaster County know anything about shoofly pies. Not all Amish are the same even though they look alike. The apostle Paul understood this kind of disappointment. If in this life only we have hope in Christ, we are of all men most miserable (1 Corinthians 15:19 KJV). I have had many disappointments in life and many people have disappointed me, but I have found in Jesus Christ no disappointment whatsoever. All legitimate hope is in Jesus.Rev. James L. Snyder is pastor of the Family of God Fellowship in Ocala. Call him at (866) 552-2543 or e-mail jamessnyder2@ att.net. A back-to-school prayer HEAVENS TO BETSYSpecial to The NewsThere are several indicators that organized religion is on the decline, not just in Western Europe, but also in the United States. Only 37 percent of Americans believe clergy contribute significantly to societys well-being, according to a new Pew Research Center poll. Even among regular church goers, only about half, 52 percent, say clergy contribute a lot to the betterment of society. Gallup and Pew polls provide these other indicators: Two-thirds of Americans say religion is losing its in uence in our lives. Since the 1970s, Americans confidence in organized religion has steadily decreased. As of 2012, the downward trend hit an all-time low: only 44 percent of Americans have a great deal of confidence in organized religion. America is still the most devoutly religious rst world country other Pew polls indicate that most teens and 20-somethings still consider themselves spiritual, and roughly half of U.S. adults are still faithful to a religion, says Wade Fransson, a former minister in the Worldwide Church of God a religion eventually denounced as a cult and author of The People of the Sign, a memoir recounting his life with the church. While Fransson has experienced rsthand the liabilities of extremist elements in religion, he says religion and spirituality still offer society important bene ts: Religion often drives innovation and progressive social mores. Can anyone imagine what the world might look like today without the Gutenberg printing press, the Should organized religion lose its place in society?Despite the problems, dont throw out the baby with the bathwater, says ex-Worldwide Church of God ministerTurn to Page 7A
www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 7AGlenn Gar eld Pope Jr., 54, of St. Marks, died on Aug. 4, 2013, at his home. Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Janice Pope; daughters, Missy Harris (Scoby), Crystal Lee (David Hogan), and April Vaillancourt (John), all of Crawfordville; a son, Michael Pope of Crawfordville; brother, Pasco Pope of Crawfordville; 10 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at 2 p.m. at St. Marks First Baptist Church. After the service, friends and family are invited to Crystal Lees, 963 Wakulla Arran Road, in Crawfordville. He was predeceased by his mother, Mary Genevieve Pope; his father, Glenn Gar eld Pope Sr.; and a sister, Rhonda Gail Holder. Donald Curtis Finch, 51 of Crawfordville, died on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013 in Tallahassee. He was born Dec. 1, 1961 in Des Moines, Iowa, and had lived in Crawfordville for the past 35 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Memorial services were held Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 at 3 p.m. at Lake Ellen Baptist Church in Crawfordville. In lieu of owers, donations may be made to Big Bend Hospice, 1723 Mahan Center Blvd., Tallahassee FL 32308. Survivors include his mother, Joyce A. Frazier (Luke) of Medart; three children, Donald C. Finch (Jennifer) of New Ulm, Minn., Ashley Brantley (Rich) of Crawfordville, and Sheyenne Finch of Crawfordville; one sister, Melanie Roberts (Doug) of Crawfordville; one brother, Jim A. Finch (Johnna) of Pinellas Park; three grandchildren and another on the way; as well as a niece and nephews. He was predeceased by his father, Donald Corwin Finch. Bevis Funeral Home, Harvey-Young Chapel in Crawfordville is assisting the family with arrangements (850-926-3333 or bevisfh.com).Hixon Dale Thomas, 64, of Medart went to be with the Lord on Aug. 10, 2013. He was born April 23, 1949, in Panacea, to Jay and Geneva Thomas. He lived his life doing what he loved, he owned and operated Thomas Crab Company for 42 years, passing on his love of the seafood industry to his family and friends. He was a great husband, father, grandfather and friend. Full of love and laughter, he will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him. He was of the Baptist faith and attended River of Life Church. Family received friends on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bevis Funeral Home Harvey Young Chapel in Crawfordville. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Panacea First Baptist Church with burial to follow at Panacea Cemetery. Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Bashby Thomas; three sons, Ronald (Tina) Thomas, Joseph (Michelle) Thomas, and Daniel Thomas; two daughters, Patricia (James) Jacobs, and Denise (Earl) Beard; eight grandchildren; three brothers, Delma, Marvis and Issac Thomas; and three sisters, Bessie Nell, Linda Camp and Eva Dugger. Bevis Funeral Home Harvey Young Chapel in Crawfordville is assisting the family with arrangements (850926-3333 or bevisfh.com).Obituaries Biney Lewis Ailstock Donald Curtis Finch Wilburn O. Buddy Messer Glenn Garfield Pope Jr. Hixon Dale ThomasWilburn O. Buddy Messer, 72, passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 at his home in Crawfordville, with family members at his side. The youngest of six children, Buddy was born in Tallahassee on Aug. 28, 1940, to the late Oliver M. Messer Sr., and Odie R. Messer. He graduated from Leon High School in 1958, and was a member of the Leon High School football team. He retired after 35 years of service with the City of Tallahassee. Buddy and his three brothers comprised the legendary Messer Brothers Band and performed throughout North Florida for over 50 years. He was a member of Robert Butler Masonic Lodge No. 305. Buddy is survived by his daughters, Donna McMahan and Lisa Scarborough (R.J.); grandchildren, Michael, Eric, Jessica, Dana, Amy and Ryan; and seven great-grandchildren; his brothers, Charles M. Messer (Wanda) and Paul R. Messer (Martha); a sister-in-law, Betty J. Messer; brother-in-law, Mahlon McNiel. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Katherine Leonard Messer; a son-in-law, Paul McMahan; a brother, Oliver Morris Messer Jr.; and sisters, Helen Bene eld and Dorothy Faye McNiel. Visitation was held at Beggs Funeral Home, 3322 Apalachee Parkway, on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Services were held at Beggs on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013 at 10:30 am. with interment following at Roselawn Cemetery. Those who wish may make contributions to Big Bend Hospice, 1723 Mahan Center Blvd., Tallahassee FL. 32308. Biney Lewis Ailstock, 81, died on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013 in Tallahassee, with his family at his side. A son of the late Aaron Roosevelt and Juanita Elizabeth Fridley Ailstock, he was born April 1, 1932. in Marfrance, W.Va. He served in the U.S. Air Force. Survivors include his children, Thomas Alvin (Lisa) Ailstock, Donald Lee (Joy) Ailstock, Mary Louise Ailstock (Dicky) Spears, Richard Christopher Koch, William Charles (Bessie) Koch, Melissa Goddard; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Bobby Gene (Imajean) Ailstock, William Aaron Cat Ailstock, Rose Marie Sayer; uncle, Emmanuel (Linda) Ailstock. He was predeceased by his parents; his wife of 62 years, Mary Helen Bowling Ailstock; children, Aaron Lewis Ailstock, Robert Graham Koch, Harold Roger Koch; and brother, Donald Lee Ailstock. The funeral was held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013 at Abbey Funeral Home, with interment following at Tallahassee Memory Gardens. The family received friends from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 at Abbey Funeral Home. In lieu of owers, donations may be made to Big Bend Hospice. The online guestbook may be signed at www.abbeyfh.com.Donald Curtis Finch Wilburn O. Buddy Messer Glenn Gar eld Pope jr. Biney Lewis Ailstock Hixon Dale Thomas institution of marriage or the very devout pilgrims who helped pave the way for what would become the United States? Would there have been another human-based institution to champion the Golden Rule in quite the same way as the worlds religions have done, including Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Islam, Hinduism, Bah Faith, Confucianism, Sikhism, Taoism and others? Our morals are fundamentally rooted in the history of religion, and throwing out religion would truly be like throwing out the baby with the bathwater, Fransson says. Faith groups are responsible for much of the worlds charity work. Heres a quick glimpse of just a few of the charities created by religious groups: Salvation Army, YMCA, St. Judes Hospital, Habitat for Humanity International, International Prison Ministry, Intercristo, World Relief, Remuda, Christian Aid USA/Canada and the list goes on. Across the country and around the world millions of faith groups contribute daily to their communities, from feeding the hungry to educating the poor. Religions bad apples get plenty of press, but the fundamental core of faith, worship and devotion to something bigger than ourselves remains essentially good. Humans are by nature spiritual; ignoring our spirituality can be dangerous. In recent years there has been a con ned yet noticeable spring of atheistic books, including Sam Harris The End of Faith, elaborating on how religions role in society has long been a damaging one. But atheists promoting a decidedly anti-religious message, who would prefer religion to be con ned to the past, offer little or no alternative to a human beings innate longing for spirituality, or a deeper meaning to life other than whats merely apparent and material. I call it The Search that is, that urge we all share for signi cance amid this vast and mysterious universe, Fransson says. I suspect theres an element of truth another piece to the puzzle dwelling within each religion or spiritual system, and we should all deeply consider and appreciate the transcending beliefs of others. Should organized religion lose its place in society?From Page 6ASpecial to The NewsNow, you really can live forever, but thats not necessarily a good thing. Many of your online accounts from automatic bill payments to eBay may remain active after you pass away, unless you take steps to ensure they dont, says attorney Hillel Presser, author of Financial Self-Defense (Revised Edition), www.assetprotectionattorneys.com. Automatic bill pay, for example, can theoretically keep tapping your bank account long after youre gone or, at least, until your money is. Its important to make sure your online bank and shopping accounts, even your social media, can be closed out, or that your loved ones are authorized to access them, Presser says. You may ask, Why would I care if Im gone? I can tell you from experience: because it can create real headaches, and more heartache, for your family. Bank and shopping accounts will be vulnerable to identity theft, which would affect your estate if someone opens credit cards in your name. You might have valuable intellectual property, like domain names. They may need access to your health records, particularly if you died under questionable circumstances, he says. Theres the sentimental stuff photos and emails -that your family may want as a remembrance of you, and the libraries of music and ebooks, which may represent a considerable investment on your part. The problem is, even if you provide a family member with all of your accounts, log-ins and passwords, they may not be legally allowed to access them, Presser says. In many cases, they may be violating the accounts terms of service or violatingfederal privacy and computer fraud laws. Some states have laws governing online materials, but theyre different and which of your accounts are covered depends on where the provider is located. What can you do to ensure your family isnt left with a virtual nightmare after your passing? Presser offers these tips: Create a list of all of your accounts, including log-in names, passwords, and answers to any security questions. Obviously, your list will need to be securely stored. Since youll need to update it regularly as you add accounts or change passwords, it will be easiest if you keep the list on your computer in a password-protected folder. Some versions of Windows allow you to create protected folders, but you may need to get third-party software to do this, such as freeAxCrypt. Remember to create a backup of your list, whether its on a jump drive or printed out on paper. Store the backup in a secure place such as a safe deposit box. Do not put password information in your will, which is a public document. If you have a Google account, set up the new inactive account manager. In May 2013, Google became the first site to give users an option for choosing what becomes of their content if they should become debilitated or die. Under the pro le button, click Account, scroll down to Account Management, and youll nd instructions for Control what happens to your account when you stop using Google. You can select how long the account should be inactive before your plans are set into motion; choose to whom you want to offer content, such as YouTube videos, Gmail, Google+ posts, Blogger and Picasa web albums, or whether it should simply be deleted. Appoint a digital executor. Perhaps the simplest way to ensure your online life is taken care of is to appoint a digital executor a tech-savvy person who will be willing and able to carry out your wishes. Authorize the person to access your inventory of log-in information and spell out what you want done with each account, whether its providing access to loved ones or business partners, or deleting it. The digital world has grown and transformed so rapidly, the law hasnt kept up, which makes managing your digital afterlife challenging, Presser says. Until there are more consistent laws and procedures governing this area, its best to plan ahead, leave clear instructions and be sure you have a list of accounts where your estate lawyer or a loved one can nd it and access it, he says. It will make a world of difference to your survivors.Plan ahead for your online hereafterAsset protection lawyer o ers 3 steps to take nowSpecial to The NewsIt may surprise many people to learn that 25 percent of those who die every year in the U.S. are veterans. To help provide care and support that re ect the important contributions made by these men and women, Big Bend Hospice has become a national partner of We Honor Veterans, a pioneering campaign developed by National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs. As a We Honor Veterans Partner, Big Bend Hospice will implement ongoing veteran-centered education for their staff and volunteers to help improve the care they provide to the Veterans they proudly serve. The nation is seeing many of the Veterans who served in World War II and Korean pass away and the number of deaths of Vietnam Veterans is beginning to rise. The We Honor Veterans campaign provides tiered recognition to organizations that demonstrate a systematic commitment to improving care for veterans. Partners can assess their ability to serve veterans and, using resources provided as part of the campaign, integrate best practices for providing end-of-life care to veterans into their organization. By recognizing the unique needs of our nations Veterans who are facing a life-limiting illness, Big Bend Hospice is better able to accompany and guide veterans and their families toward a more peaceful ending. And in cases where there might be some speci c needs related to the veterans military service, combat experience or other traumatic events, Big Bend Hospice will nd tools to help support those they are caring for. All hospices are serving veterans but often arent aware of that persons service in the armed forces, said J. Donald Schumacher, NHPCO president and CEO. Through We Honor Veterans we are taking a giant step forward in helping hospice and palliative care providers understand and serve veterans at the end of life and work more effectively with VA medical facilities in their communities. The resources of We Honor Veterans focus on respectful inquiry, compassionate listening, and grateful acknowledgment, coupled with veteran-centric education of health care staff caring for Veterans. To learn more about We Honor Veterans please visit www.wehonorveterans.org. Americas Veterans have done everything asked of them in their mission to serve our country and we believe it is never too late to give them a heros welcome home, said Schumacher.Big Bend Hospice honors veterans
Page 8A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.comhappenings in our community CommunitySpecial to The NewsOn Aug. 1, Commissioner Ralph Thomas met with Representative Steve Southerland in Washington DC to discuss issues that are vital to Wakulla County. The County currently receives an annual payment in lieu of taxes from the US Department of the Interior for National Forests within Wakulla County. The program was up for reauthorization on June 2012; however, Congress did not reauthorize it, but did extend it for one year through June 2013. Currently, the US DOI has it in their budget for 2013-14. If this program is not reauthorized or included in the US DOI budget on a continual basis, Wakulla County will lose these dollars. The FY 2012-13 payment is approximately $259,824, based on 172,367 acres of National Forest. Wakulla County also receives funding from the US Department of Agriculture through a federal revenue sharing program for counties with National Forests, known as the Secure Rural Schools Act. These funds are generated from timber harvests from National Forests located within counties, such as Wakulla. This program expired in 2012 and was not reauthorized, but was extended one year. These funds are in jeopardy and it appears they will be impacted by the Congressional sequestration. Last year Wakulla received $152,191 for this program. Rep. Southerland has cosponsored the Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act (HR 1526) legislation introduced by Natural Resources Committee Chairman Doc Hastings. This proposal would renew the federal governments commitment to manage forest resources for the bene t of rural schools and counties and require active forest management in areas speci cally identi ed by the U.S. Forest Service as capable of timber production. Commission Thomas presented Representative Southerland with an Of cial Wakulla County Ball Cap. More than 100 years ago, the federal government committed to actively manage our forests and share the revenue generated with counties that contain National Forest lands said Commissioner Thomas. That commitment is now being broken. We are fortunate to have Congressman Southerland as our Representative. He understand rural north Florida and is ghting to restore a healthy management of our forests and the revenue stream it produces. Commissioner Thomas personally paid all of his own travel and lodging expenses without tax payers dollars.Special to The NewsOn June 10, at the summer conference for the Florida Court Clerks and Comptrollers, the special guest speaker of the General Session was Chief Justice Ricky Polston of the Florida Supreme Court. Justice Polston, who is also a CPA, has been a friend of Wakulla Clerk of Court Brent Thurmond, since his days as an attorney, prior to becoming a judge. Thurmond invited the Chief Justice to speak and introduced him to the audience. The topic covered was the joint effort between the Judiciary and the Clerks of Florida of taking the courts paperless. Like Clerk Brent Thurmond, who grew up in Crawfordville, Justice Polston grew up in Graceville Florida. As one special note of interest, Justice Polston and his wife have 10 children, including 6 adopted siblings. As a father of three, Thurmond said the similarities stop there.Special to The NewsCalling all volunteers! Or as we like to call them, "Santas Elves." Christmas is starting early for Operation Santa. We are already in need of Elves. It is time to recruit friends, family, and organizations for projects. There are jobs for anyone wanting to make a difference for the families in Wakulla County regardless of how much time you may have to share. For more information please contact Layne Davis at (850) 519-2140 or Eliza Davis at (850) 322-2959.Commissioner Thomas meets with Rep. Southerland in Washington D.C. Operation Santa calls for volunteersThurmond introduces Chief Justice Polston at clerks meeting WHS Class of 73 reunion is slated WHS class of 1973 will hold its 40th reunion celebration at the Shriners Club located at 1441 Crawfordville Hwy. Friday Oct. 11 The theme is western style and the event will be held from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. Come dressed in your western wear: jeans, boots, etc. Class of 1973's Got Talent will be held during the evening with surprise performances by classmates. There will also be a 70s fashion show, refreshments and door prizes. Saturday Oct. 12 The theme is An Affair to Remember and the event will be held from 6 p.m. until midnight. Come dressed in your dance clothes, casual or dressy. The night will include a memorial tribute to classmates, meal, dancing and door prizes. Cost is $40 per person. Contact Wakullahigh40thReunion@gmail.com or call 509-1952 for more information. Sign up and pay your fees by Aug. 23!Special to The NewsFall will be here before we know it, and interested Arts and Crafts vendors are encouraged to send in their registrations now due to so many vendors expected this year at the popular Oct. 26 event. With more than 100 vendors at last years successful festival, vendor spaces are limited, said St. Marks Stone Crab Festival Vendor Chair Mickey Cantner. Our theme for the golf cart parade this year is Viva Florida 500! Please call Zoe Mansfield at 524-6182 about joining the parade. We are encouraging everyone to dress up and have fun. San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park will have some special speakers and activities in conjunction with the festival this year. Florida was discovered in 1513 and St. Marks was discovered in 1528, only 15 years later. Our town is rich in Florida history. More than 16,000 visitors attended last years festival to enjoy music, shopping and of course, stone crabs. Space was enlarged last year and is expected to only grow more for the event. This year, as was done last year, additional space will be opened for shopping, including the main street of St. Marks, Port Leon and Riverside Drive. The Oct. 26 festival runs from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Portions of the profits goes to the St. Marks Waterfronts Florida Partnership, the St. Marks Volunteer Fire Department and other local organizations. The festival is a 501. c3 Non Profit Corporation. Please check out our new website at www.stmarksstonecrabfest.com to view photos from last years event. Interested vendors should contact Mickey Cantner at (850) 5670157 or email info@ stmarksstonecrabfest. com or you can now download an application from the website. 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www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 9Aeducation news from local schools SchoolBy MELISSA MARTIN Riversink TeacherWhat an amazing experience!! We recently returned from the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas where we took our student designed experiment aboard a microgravity aircraft as part of NASAs Microgravity eXperience. This opportunity was made possible through the partnership between NASAs Teaching from Space Of ce and the Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program. Aboard our ight were the six other teacher teams selected from around the nation to participate in this cycle of Micro GX. This adventure began last year when the students from our five classrooms were told about the MicroGX opportunity. The students and teachers immediately started brainstorming ideas about experiments that could be conducted in microgravity. Many of their ideas related to the reactions of liquids in a microgravity environment. This led our students to discussions about liquids in our community and what makes Wakulla County unique. Many of our students are familiar with the beautiful local springs, rivers, marshes and beaches in the area and thought it would be great if we could take these liquids aboard the aircraft. The experiment uses water from Wakulla Springs State Park and St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge. The nal experiment was designed to explore the immiscibility of oil and water from our natural resources. The ground based experiment in class revealed that oil and water mix brie y, and then separate within approximately 5-12 seconds depending on the type of oil used. The students wanted to nd out if the results would be different in microgravity. The students were also curious about how to separate the oil and water if they did mix in space. The students suggested spinning the bottle to separate the liquids, so the teachers began constructing a device that could create centrifugal force in microgravity. Once aboard the aircraft we prepared to conduct the experiment as the pilot took 32 roller coaster like climbs and dips in order to create periods of micro and hyper gravity ranging from 0gs to 2gs. As you can tell by our photographs, the oil and water stayed somewhat mixed during microgravity and it was only until we used centrifugal force that they separated. We had the fortune of ying with Astronaut Mike Fincke, who expressed great interest in our students experiment. He explained that bubbles in liquids are a real problem that astronauts face aboard the International Space Station (ISS) and that the only way they are able to remove the bubbles is by spinning the containers. It was fascinating to hear him say our experiment was relevant and important to space research. Way to go otters! We cant wait for school to start this year so we can share more videos and pictures with our students. Riversink teachers are back from NASA Johnson Space CenterAbove, Melissa Martin, Katrina Roddenberry, below, Jennifer Williams, Molly Jones and Cassandra Burnham.PHOTOS SPECIAL TO THE NEWSSpecial to The NewsFive Big Bend teachers spent their summer as MagLab interns, learning skills related to cuttingedge magnet science. Now theyre ready to bring their newfound skills and renewed enthusiasm for science back to their classrooms. This has been a really wonderful experience for me, said Katrina Roddenberry, a 5th-grade teacher at Riversink Elementary in Crawfordville. It made me excited about science and about being able to share with my students how scientists actually do things. Its going to be a really good school year. She took pictures of several MagLab scientists working notebooks to show her new students this fall, as she wants them to keep science notebooks, too. Im also going to share with my students how much the scientists at the MagLab collaborate with each other, Roddenberry said. I think that will help them appreciate the importance of learning to work together in groups, which is something we do a lot of. Roddenberry was one of a dozen K-12 instructors accepted into the MagLabs prestigious 6-week internship program, which provides each teacher with a $3,600 stipend. The other four Big Bend interns came from Leon Countys Deerlake Middle and Astoria Park Elementary schools and the Challenger Learning Center, and Gadsden Countys Shanks Middle School. Each teacher was paired with one or more MagLab scientists and mentors. The Big Bend teachers learned about superconductivity, nuclear magnetic resonance and magnetometers. This experience reminded me of how much I like science, said Joy Breman, a 2008 Lincoln High School and 2012 Florida State University graduate who will be a teacher at the Challenger Learning Center this fall. It reminded me why I want kids to understand how the world works and why knowing how it works matters. We made proteins, Breman, 23, said of her lab project. We wanted to see how the protein that we made interacted with other proteins. Adreanna Gimenez, meanwhile, spent her time at the lab learning about a synthetic material, niobium tin (Nb3Sn), which is a superconducting material that allows electricity to ow without resistance (or loss of power). Formerly a teacher at Crossroad Academy Charter School in Quincy, Gimenez, 29, will be a rst-grade teacher at Tallahassees Astoria Park this fall. I strongly believe that the primary grades provide the foundation for all learning, she said. In the early years, there seems to be a focus on language skills and math, but I also want to incorporate lots of science into my lessons. Now that I have science experience in the real world, I just know Im going to be better prepared to teach my students. Gadsden County teacher Hilary Dennis said that presenting his lab project on magnetometers (instruments used for measuring magnetic forces) on a poster has convinced him to use a similar method in his classroom. I want my students to work in groups and build a poster about their science project that they can print, said Dennis, who has taught in Gadsden County for more than two decades. This experience was dif cult when I rst began, but now, when I look at my poster, I feel like I have really accomplished something. Im feeling really good. Erin Smidt, a 7thand 8th-grade teacher at Deerlake Middle School who teamed with Roddenberry, said she, too, is excited about sharing some of what she learned with her students. Working with scientist mentors Jianyi Jiang and Eric Hellstrom at the labs Applied Superconductivity Center, she and Roddenberry examined superconducting wires wires made from materials that conduct electricity without resistance if kept incredibly cold. The wires she studied may ultimately end up in a small but powerful magnet. I never knew about superconductors before I came here, Smidt said. I think It will be exciting to teach my students a little bit about superconductivity and about working with this cutting-edge material, the Bi-2212, that will eventually be used in ITER, which my middleschoolers have probably never heard about either. ITER (pronounced eater) is an acronym for International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor. ITER is an international fusion project that sounds like science fiction. Its goal is to create a star, suspend it in a magnetic eld and tap into its energy to provide the world with clean power. To do that requires a great deal of superconducting wire. Smidt worked with the superconducting wire Bi2212, made from bismuth, strontium, calcium and copper oxide. Wakulla, Leon, Gadsden teachers tackle pioneering science Riversink Elementary 5th Grade Teacher Katrina Roddenberry.Special to The News By JONATHON MORRIS WHS NJROTCThe Wakulla High School NJROTC program is eagerly anticipating another successful school year. This is in part due to a record 97 highly motivated cadets who completed our boot camp in June. We have a full slate of activities planned for the year beginning with our 21st annual sh fry on Sept. 27 sponsored by Mr. Noah Posey. A policy was adopted when the unit was established to offer equal opportunity to cadets to participate fully in NJROTC without regard for their familys economic status. Hence, fundraising has become a critical element of our program with our sh fry and annual spring golf tournament providing the bulk of the funds. We are exceedingly grateful for the abundant support we receive from our countys citizens each year in these fundraising efforts. We are also greatly involved in community service activities throughout the county helping our cadets learn the importance of serving others. Examples include cleaning about 4.5 miles of adopted roadway every six weeks, assisting with all the elementary school festivals and other civic-sponsored festivals, providing the labor for numerous projects, and ringing the bell for the Salvation Army kettles each December. While NJROTC is an actual class during the school day, we also have eight extracurricular teams that practice after school. Cadets can choose from academics to athletics to air rifle to a variety of drill teams. Ours is a very competitive unit with these teams earning trophies each year in eld meets all over the state. Orientation trips are another important part of NJROTC. This year, we will get to experience a taste of Marine Corps Recruit Training at Parris Island, SC, in November. While NJROTC is principally about character development, we also learn many things about military customs and traditions like Navy Balls and Dining Ins (a formal multi-course dinner preceded by etiquette lessons). All of this together adds up to making some really fun memories for our high school years while learning the value of discipline and becoming more responsible along the way. Thank you in advance for your continued support that enables us to accomplish far more than we ever could on our own.WHS NJROTC is looking forward to another year Students go back to school this week on Thursday, Aug. 15.
Page 10A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.comsports news and team views SportsBy ALAN ROSS Whats in a number? If it happens to be 3, then the tertiary gure popped up all over fabled Watkins Glen Sunday. For Kyle Busch, who lost the last two races at the western New York State road circuit in the closing laps, the third time was charm. For race runner-up Brad Keselowski, it was not so charming. For the third consecutive year, the 2012 Sprint Cup champion finished second, the previous two times to Marcos Ambrose. And it took three times to get the final restart right. Thrice Busch won those fraught-ridden restarts, the rst two before wrecks terminated the action barely a mile into the 2.45mile layout. The turning point came on Lap 59 of the 90-lap race, when Busch pitted under green but left pit road under yellow, thanks to Eric Almirolas shunt. Ambrose, meanwhile, was forced to pit under that caution and came out in 14th place. The Tanzanian road course expert, who had led 51 of those 59 laps, suddenly went from dominator to doomed, while Busch was only too happy to be favored by the racing gods. Worse for Ambrose, with 27 laps to go, was winding up immediately behind famed road-course warrior Juan Pablo Montoya on the restart. With no serious advancement after the whole unlucky event, Ambroses chances at a record-tying third straight win at The Glen conclusively ended with a wreck on the second of the races three closing restarts. Keselowski, whose race appeared over early when he spun out on Lap 14, was nipping at Buschs heels with just 21 laps to go. Ambrose appeared out of steam as Montoya gained positions, hopping up to ninth with 16 laps left. Buschs two-second lead with just enough fuel for a green-flag finish but not for a green-white-checkered was erased by Travis Kvapils second caution of the day. But of course, track position being everything on a road course, particularly in its late stages, all drivers stayed out. On the restart, with 10 to go, Busch got away clean, but further back, as the eld wound through the famus Esses, Matt Kenseth looked to have initiated a multiplecar wreck when he hit Kasey Kahne, who was then T-boned by teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr. After the cleanup, just six laps remained. Busch again got away from Keselowski, but fate apparently wished to see a replay of the previous wreck, for at precisely the same spot on the track where Kahne got crushed, it was Ambrose who was now sent flying from a rear-end tap by Max Papis, the replacement driver for Tony Stewart. Later Ambrose revealed that suspension problems contributed to the demise of the No. 9 car. Busch meanwhile was fending off demons from his past two races at Watkins Glen, races that he couldve won but instead got beaten on the very last lead exchange both times. For the third time, NASCAR would now attempt a restart from the Kahne caution two yellows ago. Two laps left. Again Busch got the better start then held off Keselowskis nal-lap assault and this time, indeed, three times did it for the 18. With the win, Busch logged his third victory of the season theres that number again and 27th of his Cup career. It was his second triumph at The Glen. Jimmie Johnson, never a factor in the race, managed a solid eighth, and takes a 75point lead over Clint Bowyer into Michigan this Sunday. Four races remain in the race for The Chase.Alan Ross has authored 29 books on sports history. You can e-mail him at: alanross_sports@yahoo. com Sportland 2013THE COOL DOWN LAP Kyle Busch perfect on restarts, edges Keselowski at Watkins GlenColin Brown, the son of Blake and Kasey Brown, recently competed in his rst martial arts competition at the Tiger Rock World Championships in New Orleans. Colin began training this past spring and applied himself to mastering his skills. As a yellow-belt competitor, Colin won the Gold medal for One Steps and the Silver medal for Forms. A special thanks to Jason Adams, lead instructor and owner of Tiger Rock Martial Arts in Crawfordville, for his leadership and dedication to teaching TaeKwonDo. Colin is continuing his training, and recently advanced to his green belt. He is looking forward to participating in future competitions. SPECIAL TO THE NEWSColin BrownColin Brown earns medals at competitionMARTIAL ARTS War Eagle Football War Eagle Football War Eagle Football Special Section produced by PHOTO BY KEN FIELDS REGISTRATION DATES: REGISTRATION TIMES: OR DURING OFFICE HOURS: REGISTRATION DEADLINE: REGISTRATION PLACE: AGE DETERMINING DATE:1. FLAG FOOTBALL: AGES 5 7 DIVISION AND 8 10 DIVISION COST IS $40.00 PER CHILD. Player must be 5 prior to 9/1/13 to be eligible.2. TACKLE FOOTBALL BANTAM DIVISION AGES 6 8. WEIGHT LIMIT IS 90 LBS. 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www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 11Aoutdoor sports and shing reports OutdoorsBy MARJ LAWIve shot semi-automatics for so long, it seemed like a good idea to try out some wheel guns. Wheel guns are also known as revolvers; their cylinders hold bullets. As you press the trigger, the wheel of the gun rotates to position the bullet in line with the ring pin and the barrel. I compared the Taurus Tracker .22-caliber and the Taurus .22 magnum. Then I looked at the Taurus .38, the Smith & Wesson .38, and the Smith & Wesson model 14 also known as the K .38 Masterpiece. Good people who were visiting the Wakulla County Sheriffs Of ce Range let me shoot their guns and I thank them very much for their generosity. The Taurus Tracker is a .22-caliber gun with a nice long 6-inch barrel and about a 9-inch site radius. The site radius is the distance between the front and back sites. The longer the site radius, the more accurate the gun can shoot. I found the grip to be short even in my small hands, but the light trigger pull is easy and the kick is negligible. It is accurate, stainless, and fun. Now, the Arminus shoots a .22, but its a .22 magnum. The Arminus is an older model gun and has a metal upper and lower. I cocked the hammer, shot and cocked and shot again. And again. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the most dif cult, my opinion is that the trigger pull is a 2 and the kick a 1. With its 6-inch barrel, you will hit your target. I was interested to see if I could tell the difference between the Taurus .38 model 65 and the Smith & Wesson .38 Chiefs Special Model No. 36 snubnose. Both barrels are about 2 inches long. Cocking rst, the trigger pulls are short and swift. After the easy trigger pulls, the darn things kick pretty hard. If you shoot either of these, hold on. I give the kick between a 3 and a 3.5. The grips feel very short; maybe more so because of the substantial kick. When you try to shoot without cocking the hammer, you have a hard but not too long trigger pull. I thought I couldnt use the Taurus for any length of time this way, but that is not so. At a training class held at the WCSO range, we had to shoot upon command. When your adrenaline is really moving, believe me, you can pull that difficult trigger. So, if Mr. Bad is at your door, you wont nd yourself asking for the time to cock the hammer. Youll pull that trigger in a heartbeat. The Smith & Wesson K 38 Masterpiece has a 6-inch barrel and a sight radius of about 9 inches. The one I used did not have its original grip; it had a Packmire Tactical grip which is full in length but narrow in width. I like this longer grip. While the other guns held ve bullets in their cylinders, the K-38 holds six. And, while this is still a .38, it is a much heavier gun. On that 1 5 scale, I gave the pull a 2 and the kick a 2.25, which is considerably less than the snub-nosed .38s. In my next article, Ill discuss real excitement with the Ruger Super Redhawk and its .454 Casull load, the Taurus .357 No. 605 and the Smith and Wesson Governor. And thanks again to those great people who let me use their guns for comparison. Since Ive been shooting semi-automatics for a long time now, going back to shooting a revolver is quite a change. I vastly prefer securing the web of my hand that area between the thumb and fore nger into a deep groove topped by a nice wide beavertail. It makes me feel like the grip is more secure. Also, loading 15 bullets in the semi-automatic instead of ve or six in the wheel gun is much easier for target practice. So for target practice, I still want a semi-automatic, even though some wheel guns do hold more than ve or six bullets. The .38s are ne defensive weapons. When it comes to security, Id keep a .38 with me. The chance that it will jam in any way is not likely. The semis can jam if theyre not cleaned often or well enough, if the ejectors or magazines have problems, or if youve got bad or inappropriate ammo. Dont fuss about the kick or the hard trigger pull. When Mr. Bad is standing at your door, youll have the strength of an Amazon. Marj Law is the former director of Keep Wakulla County Beautiful who has become an avid shooter in retirement.Shooting wheel guns a.k.a. revolversHOME ON THE RANGE SPECIAL TO THE NEWSThe Smith & Wesson Chief, a .38-caliber snubnose revolver. 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Page 12A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.com It has been a slower week for the Auxiliary, and that is not always a bad thing! We were not able to get out on the water for a patrol, but we were behind the scenes preparing none the less. Tim Ashley provided a facility Inspection for Duane and Carolyn Treadon to re-qualify The Doc B as an Auxiliary Facility. For those of you who have had one of our free vessel exams, you know the detail used for boats. When a boat is inspected as a Coast Guard Facility, the inspection is tedious. We want to ensure that we are always ready to assist those in need without putting ourselves at risk. Each year, the Coast Guard updates the requirements for the Facility Inspection to meet the newest safety standards. The Doc B has been a facility since 2006. However, this year a few adjustments had to be made to remain in compliance. In years past, a skiff hook was optional, but this year it has become required. The skiff hook attachment allows for easier line passing and securing lines for taking other boats under tow. Additionally, the tow-line has to be at least 100 feet in length. This is important to ensure that there is a safe distance between the auxiliary facility and a boat in tow. Especially in situations where there are strong currents or rough seas, a greater distance is beneficial to ensure that the boats do not collide. A line can always be shortened, but it is hard to make them longer by securing lines together, especially when time can be of the essence. Thankfully, getting a long enough line was no problem thanks to the relationship we have with the active duty. Materials officer Mike Harrison had enough in the Auxiliary inventory to supply the needed length. With the needed changes, the facility was able to pass inspection from one of our examiners, now the paperwork is forwarded up to the proper active duty so that The Doc B can serve another year as an Auxiliary Facility. If you are interested in finding out more about one of our free vessel exams, please contact our Vessel Examination of cer Steve Hults at FSO-VE@uscgaux.net or Flotilla Commander Duane Treadon at duanet@ uscgaux.net. If you are interested in becoming involved in the Auxiliary, check out our website at www. uscgaux.net for membership information or contact our Flotilla Staff Of cer for Human Resources Fran Keating at email@example.com peek into life on and under the water Water Ways Water WaysLocal writers share their experiences Coast Guard Station Panama City ......................................................... (850) 234-4228 Coast Guard Station Yankeetown .......................................................... (352) 447-6900 Coast Guard Auxiliary Apalachee Bay (Flotilla 12) .................................. (850) 942-7500 or ............................................................................(850) 284-1166 Boating Emergencies End of the Diving Season Coming Soon Once children are back in class, the diving season begins a rapid slowdown in Wakulla County. With water offshore and in our springs murky at best, even the scallop season has been slow. We encourage folks thinking about how their diving cylinders are holding up should consider the following. Scuba equipment is like cars, as long as its running and getting you from A to B then life is good. Follow a few maintenance intervals, suggested by the manufacturer, and it stays that way. Well, thats usually the case but sometimes things go wrong, parts wear out, critical components fail, then you are stuck with little more than a mechanic to help you and you always question his honesty. What is a scuba cylinder? The hazardous materials world loves to use the word container and most of the scuba community uses the term tank. The correct term is cylinder, though container is not incorrect its just not descriptive. Once a valve is applied then the container becomes able to hold great pressure. Scuba valves have come in over 300 different variations. Some with reserve systems built in, others with sonic noise makers which alerted the diver to low pressure and of course the traditional valve we see on most cylinders, the K valve. More than just a simple component for turning on and off the air supply from a cylinder a valve comes with some important features. A pressure relief device (PRD), often called a burst disc, is a standard component of valves used on scuba cylinders in the U.S. PRD assemblies are not always found on cylinders in Europe. These devices are required by law and work to protect you, your family, and your home. They consist of a copper disc that is calibrated to rupture before the cylinder and drain the contents of the cylinder in a safe, though loud, manner. Most valves have a dip tube. This is essentially a tube that works like a straw into the cylinder. If a diver should have water or any other foreign matter in his cylinder and inverts (goes head down) underwater, this material could end up in the regulator or the divers lungs. A tube that extends into the middle of your cylinder aims to eliminate this problem. The dip tube can sometimes break or come unscrewed. You can hear them rattle inside the cylinder. Draining the cylinder to replace the tube is necessary. We check to make sure they are secure when doing an annual visual but still sometimes they come undone. Its a bit like the mystery of the missing sock in every load of laundry, impossible to explain. Your cylinder valve also has a soft seating surface that can wear out but they handle abuse pretty well. That being said, over-tightening can damage them and eventually no amount of tightening can stop gas from escaping the valve. Always turn the valve nger tight to avoid damage to the high pressure seat. We are drifting into a throw-away society and unfortunately a proper valve service usually costs more than a new valve. Some parts are easy for the user to replace in the eld and others require draining the contents and some minor mechanical understanding. Either way you go, its not an item to avoid looking after. Your cylinder wouldnt work without its valve, not unless you wanted to make it into a lamp or a bell anyway. Hopefully that sheds some light onto an item of great importance to your safety which is otherwise usually goes unnoticed. When your local dive store suggests a servicing on a cylinder valve perhaps you can have an honest and fair discussion about what is really needed and what expense is justi able.Coast Guard Auxiliary ReportsBy Carolyn Brown Treadon AUXILIARY U.S.COAST GUARD UnderwaterWakullaBy Travis Kersting Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thu Aug 15, 13 Fri Aug 16, 13 Sat Aug 17, 13 Sun Aug 18, 13 Mon Aug 19, 13 Tue Aug 20, 13 Wed Au g 21, 13 Date 3.0 ft. 12:08 AM 3.3 ft. 1:07 AM 3.5 ft. 1:53 AM 3.6 ft. 2:33 AM 3.7 ft. 3:08 AM High 1.8 ft. 2:02 AM 2.0 ft. 3:22 AM 2.0 ft. 4:51 AM 1.8 ft. 6:10 AM 1.5 ft. 7:12 AM 1.1 ft. 8:05 AM 0.8 ft. 8:53 AM Low 3.7 ft. 8:12 AM 3.6 ft. 9:41 AM 3.8 ft. 11:13 AM 4.0 ft. 12:27 PM 4.2 ft. 1:26 PM 4.3 ft. 2:18 PM 4.3 ft. 3:06 PM High 0.5 ft. 4:11 PM 0.2 ft. 5:31 PM -0.0 ft. 6:37 PM -0.2 ft. 7:31 PM -0.2 ft. 8:18 PM -0.1 ft. 8:59 PM 0.1 ft. 9:36 PM Low 2.9 ft. 10:49 PM High Thu Aug 15, 13 Fri 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www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 13A Deputy Alan Middlebrooks observed a motorist allegedly driving recklessly at the U.S. Highway 98 and Highway 363 intersection. Deputy Middlebrooks conducted a traf c stop and the driver reportedly refused to comply with the commands of the deputy to lower the vehicle windows and get out of the vehicle. Arron Michael Riley, 24, of Panacea eventually complied with the deputys orders and a loaded 9 mm handgun was observed in the vehicle. Additional investigation determined that Riley did not have a valid driver license and was a convicted felon. Deputy Middlebrooks issued Riley a traf c citation for careless driving and charged him with resisting arrest without violence, possession of a rearm by a convicted felon, carrying a concealed weapon and driving while license is suspended or revoked with knowledge. Deputies Mike Crum and Anthony Paul also investigated. In other activity reported by the Wakulla County Sheriffs Office this week: FRIDAY, AUGUST 2 Devin Michael P ster, 30, of Crawfordville was arrested for disorderly intoxication following three complaints in Crawfordville. Deputy Mike Crum responded to a disturbance at McDonalds and to a second and third call from Nine Gables Lane. The subject attempted to hide from law enforcement but was discovered and arrested. Deputy Anthony Paul also investigated. Thomas Jefferson Bryant, 69, of Tallahassee was observed during the early morning hours at the ATM at Centennial Bank. Deputy Ian Dohme determined that the tag attached to Bryants vehicle was assigned to another mans trailer and expired in 2012. Bryant was issued a traf c citation for having a tag expired more than six months. The tag was seized and the case investigation into the tag continues. Anna Whittig of Crawfordville reported a vehicle burglary. The victim reported the theft of her wallet and contents from her unsecured vehicle. The wallet and contents were valued at $669. Deputy Gibby Gibson investigated. As a follow-up to a meth lab bust on July 30, an arrest warrant has been requested for Krista Marie Michal, 28, of Crawfordville due to the presence of several children in the residence when WCSO detectives served a search warrant at the Crawfordville home. A total of ve children were in the home when the search warrant was served and chemicals used in the production of methamphetamines were discovered. The children, ages 14, 10, 9, 9 and 5, were taken outside the home by law enforcement of cers. A report was made with the Department of Children and Families. WCSO investigators requested DCF check the childrens health after being in a closed environment with the chemical fumes. The warrant will be for ve counts of child abuse without great harm. A 24-year-old Crawfordville man contacted the WCSO about a twoyear-old female child being locked inside a running vehicle. The vehicle was designed to shut off after a short period of idle time and had gone into the shut down mode. Deputy Gibby Gibson punched a small hole in one of the windows with a hammer which allowed the vehicle owner to unlock the vehicle. The childs mother retrieved the uninjured child and refused EMS treatment. Ericka Walsh of Crawfordville reported a residential burglary. Jewelry and a jewelry box, valued at $480, were taken from the unsecured home. Deputy Mike Zimba investigated. SATURDAY, AUGUST 3 WCSO deputies responded to a business alarm at Lindys Fried Chicken. A forced entry was observed as a broken window was discovered. U.S. currency was stolen and the establishment was left in disarray. Evidence was collected at the scene. Deputy Scott Powell investigated along with Detective Cole Wells, Lt. Brent Sanders, and Deputy Mike Zimba. Debra Kirkley of Crawfordville reported a residential burglary. A forced entry was discovered and cosmetics and an electronic gaming system, valued at $245, were reported missing. Deputy Sean Wheeler and Detective Cole Wells investigated. Ryan Langston of Crawfordville reported the theft of a cellular telephone. The phone is valued at $100 and is believed to be in Tallahassee. The phone was entered into the NCIC/ FCIC data base as stolen. Deputy Mike Zimba investigated. Victoria Boyd of Crawfordville reported a criminal mischief. Someone cut wiring on the victims air conditioning unit. This is the second incident involving the victims air conditioning unit. Damage is estimated at $50. Deputy Mike Zimba investigated. MONDAY, AUGUST 5 Elizabeth McClain of Sopchoppy reported the theft of a vehicle tag decal. The tag decal is valued at $57. The decal was entered into the NCIC/FCIC data base. Deputy Elisee Colin investigated. Deborah Winkler of Crawfordville reported a credit card offense. Three unauthorized charges were observed on the victims bank account which was created in Atlanta. The three charges totaled $447. Deputy Vicki Mitchell investigated. Joe B. Vickers of Tallahassee and Sarah L. Voland of Crawfordville were involved in a twovehicle traffic crash in the Winn-Dixie parking lot. Voland struck the rear of Vickers pop up camper. There were minor injuries and wreckers were called to the scene. Deputy Vicki Mitchell investigated. Casey Ryan McCullers, 34, of Crawfordville was found to be overdue for sexual offender registration. McCullers was scheduled to register in July. Efforts by the WCSO to reach McCullers were unsuccessful and Detective Josh Langston requested a warrant for arrest for failure to register. Michael McKim Copeland, 45, of Crawfordville was charged with improper exhibition of a rearm after Deputy Jerry Finney and Sgt. Ryan Muse responded to a disturbance complaint. Copeland allegedly waived a shotgun in the presence of two victims. There were no injuries. TUESDAY, AUGUST 6 Deputy Evelyn Brown responded to a call for a hot downed power line on Zion Hill Road in Crawfordville. Talquin Electric was noti ed that a dump truck pulled down an electrical line and damaged a transformer at a work site. Talquin of cials estimated the cost to replace the wire and transformer at $2,000. Deputy Brown was unsuccessful in making contact with the dump truck drivers employer. Susan Michaels of Crawfordville reported a fraud. The victim observed fraudulent transactions on her bank account. The fraudulent transactions took place at several locations in Georgia with a value of $1,073. Deputy Elisee Colin investigated. A Wal-Mart Customer Service Supervisor turned over the stores lost and found property collection. The items collected included two credit cards, a wallet, two cell phones, Florida identification card and two Access Florida cards. The property was turned over to the Property and Evidence Division. Deputy Elisee Colin investigated. The WCSO Narcotics Unit received information about a vacant Crawfordville lot that was home to growing marijuana plants. Nine plants were located on the tract. They ranged in size from one foot to four feet in height. The plants were seized and turned into the Property and Evidence Division for destruction. Patricia Osborne of Tallahassee reported the theft of a wallet at the County Line Bar. The wallet and contents were valued at $210. The victim reported unauthorized charges on her bank cards. There were four charges created that totaled $517. Deputy Ian Dohme investigated. Matthew Davis of Baconton, Ga. reported a vehicle burglary in Panacea. A pistol was stolen from the victims unlocked truck. The rearm and holster is valued at $450. The weapon was entered in the NCIC/FCIC data base. Sgt. Ryan Muse investigated. Paresh Gawde of the Crawfordville Shell Station reported a retail theft. A female customer pumped diesel fuel after speaking to the victim inside the store. The suspect left the store prior to paying for the diesel fuel. The suspect was in Tallahassee when she realized she had not paid for the fuel and returned to pay and the case was closed. Deputy Gibby Gibson investigated.WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7 Michael McSwain of Crawfordville reported the theft of a vehicle tag. The tag was lost from a trailer owned by Promise Land Ministries. Deputy Gibby Gibson investigated. Sharon Hines of Crawfordville and Jenifer Godwin of Panacea were involved in a traf c crash at 1885 Crawfordville Highway. There were no injuries and minor damage to the vehicles. Deputy Gibby Gibson investigated. Michael Vasilakos of Crawfordville was involved in a traf c crash near 2106 Bloxham Cutoff. The motorist struck a deer with his vehicle. The driver was not injured and damage to the vehicle was minor. The deer was killed in the crash. Deputy Gibby Gibson investigated. The Inn at Wildwood reported that a 23-yearold Tallahassee woman left the Inn without paying her bill. Detective Matt Helms investigated and spoke to the suspect in Tallahassee who stated that she would return to pay for the room. Of cials at the Inn informed Detective Helms that the suspect returned later to pay her bill and the case was closed. THURSDAY, AUGUST 8 Joey Eugene Guinn, 18, of Sopchoppy was issued a notice to appear in court for possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Sgt. Lorne Whaley observed Guinn driving erratically on U.S. Highway 319. Sgt. Whaley smelled marijuana inside the vehicle and discovered ve grams of marijuana and a smoking pipe. A female inside the vehicle was not charged. Deputy Richard Moon also investigated. 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Page 14A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.comBy DARA KAMTHE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDATALLAHASSEE, Aug. 9 State of cials and protesters camped out on the first floor of the Capitol trying to get their attention are making sure that the normally sluggish Tallahassee summer isnt, at least for reporters. Florida universities Chancellor Frank Brogan and state Rep. Mike Fasano are bidding bye-bye to Tallahassee, adding to the list of job openings in the capital. The man with the milliondollar smile, Brogan, announced hes headed to Pennsylvania, and hes taking almost that much cash, thanks to state taxpayers, with him. His departure comes less than a week after Education Commissioner Tony Bennett abruptly resigned, leaving the states top two schools spots vacant. And Gov. Rick Scott sent perennial pot-stirrer Fasano packing to Pasco, where hes now the county tax collector. More than a few Republicans, along with utility and insuranceindustry lobbyists, likely did private happy dances over the switch, although publicly many of those elected officials he poked heaped praise on the populist. The sit-in outside Scotts of ce rolled into its third week, with rapper Talib Kweli joining the slumber party Thursday. Tuesdays Cabinet meeting gave the demonstrators a larger, if unwilling, audience, to hear their complaints. Scott and the Cabinet didnt address any of the Dream Defenders concerns, but they did sign off on a yearlong excavation for human remains at a closed Panhandle reform school. BRO-GONE After four years as the states top university of cial, Brogan will head up the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education starting Oct. 1. Brogans five-year contract with the Florida Board of Governors would have expired in in September 2014, and his participation in the states deferred retirement system, or DROP, was set to run out in August 2015. I really felt as though I would be looking for opportunities over the nal year, Brogan told reporters during a conference call Wednesday. But I didnt know one would appear so quickly. Brogans getting a nearly $30,000 haircut with his new $327,500 salary in the Keystone State. But thats a drop in the bucket compared to what hell be taking with him. Brogan will receive a $622,109.45 lump sum payout when he officially separates from the state next month. And hell rake in more than $16,000 a month $192,000 a year in other state pension bene ts. Brogan started as a schoolteacher in Stuart and served as Martin County schools superintendent before winning election as the state education commissioner in 1994. Four years later, he ran alongside Gov. Jeb Bush as lieutenant governor, a job he held through the next election. He left the rst oor of the Capitol in 2002 to become president of Florida Atlantic University. Brogan stayed at the Boca Raton school until the BOG hired him as chancellor in 2009. Capitol insiders may best remember Brogan for his role in the press skits as Jeb Bushs court jester. On a Segway. No word yet on who Brogans successor will be, but we know it wont be Senate President Don Gaetz. The Panama City News-Herald reported that Gaetz, a former Okaloosa County schools superintendent, told a local Rotary Club he didnt want that job or the education commissioner spot. FASANO IN THE REAR VIEW Mike Fasanos up-and-down career as a state lawmaker has presumably come to an end, at least for now. First elected to the Legislature in 1994, the New Port Richey Republican spent eight years in the House followed by a decade in the Senate before returning to the House last year. Scott tapped Fasano, 55, as Pasco County property appraiser to replace Mike Olson, a Democrat who died in June. Fasano, a one-time hard-core conservative and ardent supporter of Charlie Crist, became a thorn-in-the-side to the GOP in both chambers, frequently defying leadership and openly criticizing his Republican colleagues including Scott on pocketbook issues including property insurance and utility rates. #Best #Appointment #Ever, Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, tweeted after Tuesdays announcement. Last year, Fasano incurred the wrath of then-Senate President Mike Haridopolos for helping to kill a massive prison privatization proposal. Haridopolos stripped him of a powerful post as chairman of the criminal justice budget committee, but Fasano didnt back away from his anti-privatization crusade. Siding with Democrats this year, Fasano publicly chastised House Speaker Will Weatherford, R-Wesley Chapel, for failing to go along with an expansion of the Medicaid program. Fasano also pointed the nger at Scott for failing to convince lawmakers to expand Medicaid and clashed with the governor over Scotts initial opposition to a prescription-drug monitoring program and the states failure to fund it. Heres what you like about Sen. Fasano, Scott said Tuesday when reporters asked him about the appointment. Hes passionate. He cares about our state and he cares about his constituents. Hes going to be very customeroriented. Fasano, who for years ended every conversation with God bless, frequently targeted insurers, especially the state-run Citizens Property Insurance Corp., for high premiums and inadequate coverage, including problems with sinkhole coverage in his district. Fasanos recent discord with GOP leaders was a shift from his early career when the party loyalist helped Gov. Jeb Bush push through the elimination of the intangibles tax. Its been almost 20 years and the Florida Legislature has changed, Fasano said Tuesday. Or Mike Fasano has changed, or maybe its a combination of the two. Fasanos at-times harsh criticism was also in con ict with the aura he generated inside his softly-lit Capitol offices, where the strains of classical music constantly played in the background. CABINET APPROVES DOZIER EXCAVATIONS Scott and the Florida Cabinet put an end to a dispute over the excavation of the remains of boys who died at a former Panhandle reform school, signing off on a year-long dig at the shuttered Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys in Marianna. Attorney General Pam Bondi led the charge to allow University of South Florida researchers to dig for reportedly unaccounted-for bodies of boys who died between 1900 and 1952 at the school after Secretary of State Ken Detzner refused the researchers request for a permit, saying he lacked the authority to approve it. Were not exactly sure what happened there, but we know it wasnt good, Bondi said. We have to look at our historyWe have to go back, we know there are unmarked graves currently on that property that deserve a proper burial. Its the right thing to do. As a handful of former residents of the school looked on Tuesday, Scott and the Cabinet OKd a land-use agreement with the Department of Environmental Protection. Some local of cials had urged Scott to deny USFs request to continue the excavation, saying the publicity would be bad for local tourism. Robert Strayley, 66, was among the people who attended the Cabinet meeting. He said he was sent to the school after running away repeatedly from his Tampa home, and recalled the beatings he and other youngsters received during his 10-month stay that started in 1963. This is a historic moment for Florida because they reached into a past for Florida that was so dark that nobody wants to talk about it, he said. Lawmakers included $190,000 in this years state budget to cover the cost of the research, determine the causes of death, identify remains, locate potential family members and cover the costs for re-interment. STORY OF THE WEEK: Florida Chancellor Frank Brogan leaves his position for a similar spot in Pennsylvania after four years as head of the state university system. QUOTE OF THE WEEK: Good luck Rep. Fasano! Im going to mail you a Lets get to work bumper sticker. Tweet by Rep. Jimmy Patronis, R-Panama City, after learning that Rep. Mike Fasano, R-New Port Richey, would be leaving the Florida House because Gov. Rick Scott appointed him as Pasco County tax collector.WEEKLY ROUNDUP (Recap and analysis of the week in state government)Two guys hitting the highwayBy SLIM RANDLESSanctimonious siphons, its hot! said Dud, sitting at the philosophy counter and turning over his coffee cup for action with a single smooth move. Dud is a regular at the Mule Barn truck stops legendary world dilemma think tank. Epithet time again, Dudley? said Doc. Epithets and heat time, Doc. When that heat comes along, the only thing that can really change an attitude is a properly tuned epithet. Its mans emotional release valve, but of course you know that, being a doctor and all. Dud doctored his coffee and took a sip. Right? Oh said Doc, right of course. We took Epithets 1A and 1B in medical school, naturally. Emotional release valves and their perfection they were called. I got an A in Epithetology for the Masses in my third year, too. Youre just putting me on. Maybe. Lets look for a moment, chimed in Bert, at why epithets are so good for the soul. Hes going to wave his arms again, whispered Doc to Dud. Im afraid so Yes, said Bert, epithets, particularly those where no swearing is involved, are like a frustrated mans crossword puzzle. They bring out enough cleverness and creativity in a man to pour salve on whatever it is thats bugging the bejeesus out of him. I know I feel better with salve poured on my bejeesus, said Doc, nodding. First thing I do in the morning, after coffee, said Dud. Well, here comes Steve, Doc said, as all eyes turned to the cowboy who looked wise, in the way a caffeine-starved owl looks wise. Hell pour some salve and sense on this entire situation. Mornin Steve, said Dud. Whats going on? Bilious blasphemers, its hot today! said Steve. The groaning continued, off and on, through the toast course. Saying Huh? and missing words can make you look old. Hearing clearly with virtually invisible hearing aids makes you look young! Call BELTONE at 1-866867-8700 to schedule your FREE hearing screening. HOME COUNTRYIts the time of year for epithets and heat The Wak u l la News F o r l o c a l n e w s a n d p h o t o s For local news and photos w w w t h e w a k u l l a n e w s c o m www.thewakullanews.com -Janet
By JENNY ODOMSpecial to The NewsShell Point artist Marge McIntyre began painting when she signed up for an acrylic painting class at Lafayette Park Arts & Crafts Center when she lived in Tallahassee, many years ago. Her instructor noticed she was watering down her paints very heavily and suggested she might like to try watercolor instead of acrylic. She took the advice, and does not stray from her chosen medium very often. From Lafayette, she migrated to classes at the Gadsden Arts Center in Quincy, Florida and met Joe McFadden, an accomplished painter. She painted with McFadden once a week for three years, developing her technique and process. She credits McFadden for helping her to grow as a painter, and taught her about color, layering and technique. A captivating portrait, a painting of a young black girl, hangs on a wall in the room she uses as a studio. She explains it is a copy of a painting she loves by well-known artist Steven Scott Young. He (McFadden) taught me to nd painters you admire, and copy them, she says with reservation. You never sign a painting if it is a copy. But I have learned a lot about technique and developing depth and richness by copying other artists work. I learned a lot when I painted that piece. McIntyre, 75 and extremely t, has a humble personality and is modest about her abilities as a painter. However, she has a live-in fan her husband Ed. As she walks around their meticulously decorated house, pointing to specific pieces, she explains the location of each landscape. Ed sits at his desk eating a bowl of cereal. He nishes a bite and turns around in his chair and adds some insight of his own. I dont mean to interrupt, but you forgot about this painting over here, he says proudly, pointing to a painting next to his desk. It is a richly colored painting of a pelican on a pole, its yellow eye looking directly at the viewer. I love this one, he says with a smile. She doesnt like it very much though. McIntyre grew up primarily in Pittsburgh, but moved to Indiana in high school and graduated there. Soon after high school graduation, she met, and eventually married Ed, who was visiting, but attending University of Florida at the time. After receiving his PhD at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the couple settled in Tallahassee where Ed taught accounting at Florida State. They lived in Tallahassee for 25 years, and raised their family, until they decided to build a house at Shell Point and relocate 18 years ago. The contemporary home they share was designed by their son, Ed Jr., who is a practicing architect in West Palm Beach. They have another son, Terry, a software engineer, who is also an accomplished woodworker. McIntyre takes her camera along on ventures with her husband, be it on land or water, as she uses only her own photographs for reference for her paintings. Since we moved to Shell Point, I have painted almost all landscapes of Wakulla County. The landscape is my inspiration. She works on one painting at a time, slowly layering the colors to develop the depth, noticeable in her work. At first I was using watercolor paints like you would use oils, she explains. I was using too much paint and not enough water. One of my instructors showed me how to use less paint and more water and thats when I started to understand how watercolors work. McIntyre is not totally in the closet with her work. Her paintings have been featured in exhibits in Tallahassee and throughout the Northeast. She currently has two paintings at the Tallahassee Watercolor Societys 2013 exhibit at the Tallahassee City Hall. I had two paintings accepted, she says humbly with a smile, Wakulla Re ections and Sawgrass Island. Sawgrass Island is a painting of Cedar Island at Shell Point before Hurricane Dennis caused it damage. She walks into a spare room in their home and points out a painting titled Palm Burst, a very detailed close-up painting of palm fronds and berries. This is one of my best paintings, I think, she says timidly. This tree is right outside my studio window, and in the springtime when I open the windows I can hear the wind blowing through the fronds. Its just beautiful, so I had to paint it. www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 15A & This submission of Red Clay Footprints reminds the reader of the reason for lighthouses for those who may be in peril on the sea. It is very unfortunate that those beacons of hope and comfort are no longer manned by persons who are skilled and trained to render aid. Keepers of the U.S. Lighthouse Service, and later, Of cers in Charge of the U.S. Coast Guard, were on duty 24 hours a day, manning radio and telephone communications as well as regularly climbing the steps into the towers and watching the waters in their proximity for boats in distress. They also insured that the lights in the tower were exhibited at sunset and extinguished at sunrise. Failure to do so was grounds for immediate termination of employment of the Keeper. Today, there are no manned lighthouses situated on Apalachee Bay, and few, if any, anywhere in the United States. The last Coast Guardsman locked the doors of the St. Marks Lighthouse in 1960. I cannot help but believe there have been lives needlessly lost in the 53 years since the lighthouse went automatic. This brings me to another point of interest. Our beautiful St. Marks Lighthouse is the iconic symbol for Wakulla County. The present tower was completed in 1842 before Florida became a state. Simply stated, it is a treasure for those of us who call Wakulla County home, or who travel there from elsewhere to enjoy its natural beauty. On a recent visit, I saw this notice at the Visitor Center: SAVE THE ST. MARKS LIGHTHOUSE The St. Marks Lighthouse has been a navigational beacon for over a century and a half, guiding recreational, military, and merchant vessels from around the world to the mouth of the St. Marks River. The U.S. Coast Guard has the paperwork to complete the transfer of the St. Marks Lighthouse to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge. It cant happen soon enough because, even though it is a National Historic Site, the Lighthouse is undergoing serious deterioration. It will take several million dollars to restore and maintain this wonderful local icon and treasure. If you are interested and willing to be a part of the team that supports this project, let us know ... by email(ing) Ranger Robin Will at robin_will@ fws.gov. The St. Marks Refuge Association Inc., our nonprofit citizens support group, would greatly appreciate any donations and/or investments of time and expertise you are willing to make! To learn more about the Association, please visit www. stmarksrefuge.org. Thank you! Robin Will, St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge. For those of you who are concerned about the situation at the St. Marks Lighthouse, I encourage you to take the scenic drive onto the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge and visit the lighthouse. I think you all will be appalled at the slow but steady deterioration of the lighthouse. You will notice the wooden shutters are rotting away, allowing the elements, rain, and wind, to get into the interior of the structure. For lack of care and painting, the tower is taking on a sickening greenish tint and heavy mildew may be easily observed around the top of the tower. A few months ago, I entered the lighthouse and noted the deterioration inside, which included the living room ceiling beginning to fall in and the rot taking hold in the windows of the tower due to the rotting of the shutters. The costs to restore the lighthouse are already very high and with each day, with increasing decay, are multiplying. I cannot help recalling that my grandfather, who was Keeper from 1918 to 1949, received recognition and an award from the U.S. Lighthouse Service for having the best kept station in his district, which included all lighthouses situated from St. Marks to Brownsville, Texas. No doubt he would be so sad to see it in its present condition. In closing, I want to make sure you all know that Robin Will and the other dedicated employees and volunteers at the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge are not to blame for the present situation. They have worked tirelessly and without the praise they so deserve to preserve and display to the public, all aspects of the Refuge. Preservation of the lighthouse has been a top priority of theirs for many years, and they have successfully completed all the dif cult bureaucratic hurdles. St. Marks Lighthouse in crisis Red Clay Footprints By John RobertsMarge McIntyrethe humble painter has made a name for herself with watercolors Artists of WakullaArtists of Wakulla is a monthly feature that highlights an individual artist living and working in Wakulla County. If you are an artist, or know an artist, who is interested in being featured, please contact Jenny Odom at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tallahasee Watercolor Societys 2013 Brush Strokes, annual members juried water media exhibit, Viva Florida 500, is on exhibit at the Tallahassee City Hall Gallery, 300 S. Adams St., through Sept. 16. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays. The crew of the Ringling Brothers Yacht, Symphonia, taken in the 1920s, while anchored in Spanish Hole off the lighthouse. They were often visitors there, and the Ringlings were friends of the Gresham family, sending gifts and candy to Greshams and the children at Christmastime. AUTHORS COLLECTION PHOTOS BY JENNY ODOMSawgrass Island, above, a painting by Marge McIntyre on display at the Tallahassee City Gallery. Marge McIntyre, right.
Page 16A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.com Clubs, Groups, Regular Meetings Thursday, Aug. 15 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets at 6 p.m. at the 26 Walker Street, Panacea. For more information call 524-9103. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at 8 p.m. at the Station House, 3106 Shadeville Highway. Call 544-0719 for more information. COASTAL OPTIMIST CLUB will meet at noon at Poseys Steam Room in Panacea. FAMILY TO FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP will meet at 6 p.m. at the NAMI Wakulla of ce. ROTARY CLUB meets at the senior center at noon. WAKULLA COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum is located at 24 High Drive, Crawfordville. NAMI FAMILY TO FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP will meet at 6 p.m. at the NAMI Wakulla of ce, 2140C Crawfordville Highway. This group is for family members and friends of people diagnosed with mental illnesses and is free of charge.Friday, Aug. 16 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets at 8 p.m. at 54 Ochlockonee Street in Crawfordville. Call 5451853 for more information. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS holds open discussion at noon at 54 Ochlockonee Street in Crawfordville. Call 545-1853 for more information. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at 8 p.m. at the Station House, 3106 Shadeville Highway. Call 544-0719 for more information. BOOK CLUB meets at the public library from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS meets at St. Teresas Episcopal Church in Medart from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. PICKIN N GRINNIN JAM SESSION will be held at the senior center from 10 a.m. to noon. (Also on Tuesdays) WAKULLA COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum is located at 24 High Drive, Crawfordville. QUILTERS GUILD OF WAKULLA COUNTY will meet at 9:30 a.m. at the library. Join them for the fun of quilting. Quilters of all skill levels are invited. Contact Anne Lopez at 294-0832.Saturday, Aug. 17 LUPUS SUPPORT NETWORK meets every second Saturday from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the B.L. Perry Library located at 2817 South Adams in Tallahassee. This group provides information, education and mutual support for people with lupus and related autoimmune diseases. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets at 5:30 p.m. at Mission by the Sea Church on Alligator Drive in Alligator Point. Call 545-1853 for more information. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at 8 p.m. at the Station House, 3106 Shadeville Highway. Call 544-0719 for more information. SOPCHOPPY GROWERS MARKET will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in front of Posh Java, Organics & Gifts, on the corner of Rose St. and Winthrop Ave., in downtown Sopchoppy. The market features locally grown organic produce and other food items. To participate in the market, contact Posh Java at 962-1010 or email email@example.com for details. WAKULLA COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The museum is located at 24 High Drive, Crawfordville.Sunday, Aug. 18 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS holds open discussion at 6 p.m. at 54 Ochlockonee Street in Crawfordville. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at 6 p.m. at the Station House, 3106 Shadeville Highway. Call 544-0719 for more information.Monday, Aug. 19 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets at 6 p.m. at the 26 Walker Street, Panacea. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at 6 p.m. at the Station House, 3106 Shadeville Highway. Call 544-0719 for more information. LINE DANCING will be held at the senior center at 1:30 p.m. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS FOR WOMEN will meet at 6 p.m. at 54 Ochlockonee Street in Crawfordville. For more information call 545-1853. YOGA CLASSES with Tamara will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the Senior Citizens Center. This is a gentle restorative class focusing on the breath. RESPITE CARE is offered by The Alzheimers Project of Wakulla at Lake Ellen Baptist Church from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Bring a loved one to be cared for. Lunch will be provided. There is no cost. The church is located at 4495 Crawfordville Highway. Call Pat Ashley for more information at 984-5277.Tuesday, Aug. 20 VFW LADIES AUXILIARY BINGO is starting up its weekly occurrence. Bingo will be held at the VFW Post on Arran Road from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 18 years and up only please. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at 6 p.m. at the Station House, 3106 Shadeville Highway. Call 544-0719 for more information. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS holds open discussion at 6:30 p.m. at 54 Ochlockonee Street in Crawfordville. For more information, call 545-1853. BOOK BUNCH meets in the childrens room at the public library at 10:30 a.m. NAMI CONNECTION, a support group for people diagnosed with a mental illness, will meet from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the NAMI Wakulla of ce. CRAWFORDVILLE LIONS CLUB will meet at 6 p.m. at Myra Jeans Restaurant. CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP will be held at 9 a.m. at Myra Jeans Restaurant in Crawfordville. Call Pat Ashley for more information at 984-5277. NAMI CONNECTION, a support group for people diagnosed with a mental illness,will meet at 10:30 a.m. at the library.Wednesday, Aug. 21 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS welcomes newcomers at 6:30 p.m. at 54 Ochlockonee Street in Crawfordville. For more information, call 545-1853. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS holds open discussion at 8 p.m. at 54 Ochlockonee Street in Crawfordville. For more information, call 545-1853. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS meets at Ochlockonee Bay UMC on Surf Road at noon. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at 8 p.m. at the Station House, 3106 Shadeville Highway. Call 544-0719 for more information. BOOK BABIES, storytime with activities for toddlers, will be held at the public library at 10:30 a.m. BRAIN GYM CLASS will be held at the senior center at 10:30 a.m. KNITTING GROUP meets at the public library from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. For information, call 4911684. LINE DANCING will be held at the senior center at 2 p.m. BEADING CLASSES with Tamara will be held at 12:45 p.m. at the Senior Citizens Center. Choose from glass and stone beads to create your masterpiece. There is a $3 to $5 fee for the materials. KNITTING CLUB will meet at 4 p.m. at the public library. Anyone interested in the art of knitting are encouraged to attend. Mah Jongg Club meets every Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Precinct 7 voting house on Whiddon Lake Road. Newcomers are welcome; you do not need to know how to play. Government MeetingsThursday, Aug. 15 TOURIST DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL will meet at the welcome center in Panacea at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19 COUNTY COMMISSION will hold its regular board meeting at 6 p.m. in the commission chambers. SCHOOL BOARD will hold its regular meeting at 5:45 p.m. in the School Board room, 69 Arran Road. Tuesday, Sept. 3 COUNTY COMMISSION will hold its regular board meeting at 6 p.m. in the commission chambers. Monday, Sept. 9 PLANNING COMMISSION will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. in the commission chambers. Wednesday, Sept. 11 CODE ENFORCEMENT meeting will be held in the commission chambers at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16 COUNTY COMMISSION will hold its regular board meeting at 6 p.m. in the commission chambers.Weekly meetings Special EventsThursday, Aug. 15 WAKULLA COUNTY CANCER SUPPORT GROUP will meet in the Education Center of the Crawfordville United Methodist Church at 7 p.m. This group meeting is for men and women, regardless of the type of cancer. For more information, call 926-6050. Friday, Aug. 16 FAIRCLOTH AUTO & AC SPECIALIST has moved to 2235 Crawfordville Hwy and will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony scheduled to begin at 11:45 a.m. with a grand opening celebration that will begin at noon. Saturday, Aug. 17 CATHERINE CAMERON BOOK LAUNCH will be held at the Crawfordville Womans Club from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. to celebrate the release of her book Are You Looking for an Administrative Job? Refreshments, books for sale and, of course, great fellowship will be offered. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 10. Book is also available on www.amazon.com and www.bn.com. Thursday, Aug. 22 SUSTAINABLE BIG BEND INC will be holding a planning meeting at the IFAS Extension Of ce at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be in preparation for a Green Living Expo to celebrate Earth Day on April 26 of next year. Contact Shelley Swenson (sswenson@u .edu) if you have questions. ADULT LITERACY TUTOR TRAINING will begin its rst session at 6 p.m. at the Woodville Branch Library. The second session will be Aug. 24 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and the third session will be on Aug. 29 from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. To register please call 850-606-2644 or email literacy@leoncounty .gov. Upcoming EventsSaturday, Aug 24 KRIS ANNE HALL will be holding a workshop on the Constitution and the history that gave us our founding documents at the public library from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. The event is free of charge and lunch will be available. High school and home school students are especially encouraged to attend. For further information or to RSVP, as seating is limited, call 545-4760. Saturday, Aug. 31 ARBOR DAY FOUNDATION will give away 10 free white owering Dogwood trees if you become a member by Aug 31. New members of the Arbor Day Foundation also receive The Tree Book, which includes information about tree planting and care, and a subscription to Arbor Day, the Foundations bimonthly publication. To receive the free white owering dogwood trees, send a $10 membership contribution to Ten Free Dogwoods, Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410 or join online at arborday.org/august. CAUZICAN ANIMAL RESCUE will be holding an animal bene t called Woofstock: Peace, Love and Puppies. There will be live music, vendors, food, a raf e, an agility course and many adoptable animals looking for their forever families. The event will take place from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Shiloh Farm located at 1500 Benjamin Chaires Road in Tallahassee. CPR/AED course will be offered by Joey Tillman on Saturday at the TCC Wakulla Center from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. Course is $20. Call Joey Tillman at 566-2634 with any questions. Sunday, Sept. 1 WILDERNESS FIRST AID Course will be offered by Joey Tillman on Sunday at Myron B. Hodge Park in Sopchoppy from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Course is $125 which includes book, medical kit, and certi cation card. You must attend this course and the Saturday, Aug. 31 CPR/AED course in order to receive certi cation through the American Safety and Health Institute. Call Joey Tillman at 566-2634 with any questions. Saturday, Sept. 14 FLORIDA PUBLIC ARCHAEOLOGY NETWORK together with the University of West Florida, the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement and the Panhandle Archaeological Society at Tallahassee will host a Public Archaeology Day at the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement from noon until p.m. The Panhandle Pioneer Settlement is located in Sam Atkins Park in Blountstown, Fla. Have your personal artifact collections identi ed by archaeologist! This event is free and open to the public! For more information, contact Barbara Hines at email@example.com or the Panhandle Pioneer Settlement at info@panhandlepioneer. org. Saturday, Sept. 21 2013 COASTAL CLEANUP will be hosted by Keep Wakulla County Beautiful at 9 a.m. The ve major sites will be St. Marks Refuge, Shell Point, Mashes Sands, St. Marks River Park and Bottoms Road in Panacea. Find out more information and sign up early by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Aug 15 Aug 22 Wed like to thank all who came out to our red carpet premiere of our Summer Cinemaniacs production of their short lm, A Night on the Nautilus. The room was packed and everyone who came seemed to enjoy the hard work of this Young Adult group. Thank you for your support of WCPL and for the hard work of these great kids. They were touched by the huge crowd and it really meant a lot to them. SUMMER PROGRAM WRAP-UP After the event mentioned above, the 2013 Summer Program at WCPL will come to an end.We had nearly 200 children sign up and attend some portion of our program this summer. We had presenters from the Tallahassee Museum of Natural History and archeologists from the State come down and hold fun but informative programs for the kids. ESG, the Countys Public Works Department, came down on two days with diggers, and other big machines for the children to see and learn about. We had 8 fantastic performers from around the State of Florida as well as into Georgia come and entertain the families of Wakulla County with shows ranging from Sherlock Holmes, to magic, to songs and stories, along with much more. In our enrichment programs children ranging from infants to teens heard great stories, made some awesome crafts, worked on their own lm, and maybe (shockingly) learned a thing or two this summer while having all this fun. As always, our entire Summer Program is free to all thanks to the support of the Friends of the Library. Planning for our Summer Program actually begins in January and all of this would not be possible without the hard work of two very special people, Leilania Nichols and Molly Clore, WCPLs 2 Childrens Coordinators. Both of these ladies come up with great ideas for and work very hard for, the children who come into the library. They both think out of the box which you can see in the innovative programs they come up with and the fun they have running our Summer Program. If youve been lucky enough to attend even part of all the fun this summer, please take some time and thank Leilania & Molly for all of their hard work. Theyre already thinking about new ideas for next summer as well as some events during the fall and winter so keep an eye on us! There will be no Book Bunch or Book Babies for the next 2 weeks. Those programs will return on Tuesday Aug. 27 and Wednesday Aug. 28. Here are some upcoming meetings at the library: Wednesday Aug. 14 Knitters 4 p.m. in the Conference Room. Thursday Aug. 15 Concerned Citizens of Wakulla will meet at 7 p.m. in the Main Meeting Room. Friday Aug. 16 Quilting Guild will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the Main Meeting Room. Saturday Aug. 17 Sons of Confederate Veterans will meet at 5 p.m. in the Main Meeting Room. Sunday Aug. 18 Parks & Recreation will hold their football draft.By SCOTT JOYNER Library Director Library News... FAIRCLOTH AUTO & AC SPECIALIST RIBBON CUTTING 11:45 a.m. CATHERINE CAMERON BOOK LAUNCH Womans Club 2 p.m. 4 p.m. BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSION MEETING 6 p.m. SUSTAINABLE BIG BEND meeting IFAS Ext. Of ce 6:30 p.m.FridaySaturdayMondayThursday W e e k Week i n in W a k u l l a akulla W a k u l l a akullaEmail your community events to jjensen@ thewakullanews.net
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Call 301-387-8100, x 91 5764-0815 TWN vs. Crosby, Michael Case No. 2003 DV 093 Motion to Dissolve Injunction PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 2003 DV 093 TINA MARIE HAMEL Petitioner vs. MICHAEL CROSBY Respondent MOTION TO DISSOLVE INJUNCTION COMES NOW, the respondent, MICHAEL CROSBY, by and through undersigned counsel to petition this honorable Court pursuant to F.S. 784.046 to dissolve the injunction in this cause and as grounds states: 1. On July 31, 2000, this honorable Court granted Ms. Cliftons petition for injunctive relief. 2. Since that time there has been a circumstantial change in circumstances in that Ms. Clifton no longer lives in the State, in fact, it has been discovered through local investigations, so far that she is currently on the run from the law. 3. There has never been any violation in the 13 years this injunction has been in place. There is obviously no danger to her. The scenario underlying the injunction no longer exists so that continuation of the injunction would serve no valid purpose. 4. Mr. Crosby request this relief because of the stigma attached to his record. He is greatly harmed by the stigma of having a DVI on his record. Whenever he applies for work the injunction serves as highly prejudicial in his pursuit of a job. WHEREFORE, Mr. Crosby seeks relief consistent with this Motion. Respectfully submitted, /s/STEVEN P. GLAZER 3 High Drive, Crawfordville, FL 32327 850-926-1234, Florida Bar No. 0789798 July 25 and August 1, 8 & 15, 2013 5784-0815 TWN vs. Crosby, Michael Case No. 2003 DV 093 Summons PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 2003 DV 093 TINA MARIE HAMMEL Petitioner vs. MICHAEL CROSBY Respondent SUMMONS: PERSONAL SERVICE ON AN INDIVIDUAL TO: TINA MARIE HAMMEL, CRAWFORDVILLE, FL IMPORTANT A lawsuit has been filed against you. You have 20 calendar days after this summons is served on you to file a written response to the attached complaint/petition with the clerk of this circuit court, located at: ___________________ A phone call will not protect you. Your written response, including the case number given above and the names of the parties, must be filed if you want the Court to hear your side of the case. If you do not file your written response on time, you may lose the case, and your wages, money, and property may be taken thereafter without further warning from the Court. There are other legal requirements. You may want to call an attorney right away. If you do not know an attorney, you may call an attorney referral serv5803-0829 TWN PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE COUNTY COURT IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO: 13-SC-63 IN RE: LIBERATOR (BOAT) GRACE ELIZABETH DELONG 150 TRIPLETT ROAD CRAWFORDVILLE, FL 32327 Plaintiff. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: UNKNOWN YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for establishment of ownership of personal property described as: 1 9 FOOT LIBERA TOR TUNNEL BOA T has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Plaintiff, GRACE DELONG whose address is 150 TRIPLETT ROAD, CRAWFORDVILLE, FLORIDA, on or before August 30, 2013, and file the original with the Clerk of the Court immediately thereafter; otherwise a Default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. DATED on July 30, 2013. BRENT X. THURMOND, As Clerk of the Court (SEAL) By:/s/Becca Daugherty, Deputy Clerk August 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2013 ice or a legal aid office (listed in the phone book). If you choose to file a written response yourself, at the same time you file your written response to the Court, you must also serve a copy of your written reaponse on the party serving this summons at: Steven P. Glazer, 3 High Drive, Crawfordville, FL 32327. 850-926-1234. If the party serving summons has designated e-mail address(es) for service or is represented by an attorney, you may designate e-mail address(es) for service by or on you. Service must be in accordance with Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.516. Copies of all court documents in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office. You may review these documents, upon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office notified of your current address. (You may file Designation of Current Mailing and E-mail Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law form 12.915.) Future papers in this lawsuit will be served at the address on record at the clerks office. WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleadings.ly Law Rules of Procedurejail Address. July 25 and August 1, 8 & 15, 2013 5812-0822 TWN Vs. Tromly, Laurence Case #2011-CA-000378 Notice of Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY. FLORIDACIVILDIVISION Case #: 2011-CA-000378 5813-0822 TWN vs. Jinks, Louis, Case No. 652010CA000290CAXXXX Re-Notice Foreclosure Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILDIVISION, CASE NO.: 652010CA000290CAXXXX BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. SUCCESSOR BYMERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LPF/K/ACOUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P. Plaintiff, LOUIS L. JINKS A/K/ALOUIS LESLEYJINKS, et al Defendants. RE NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE RE-NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pursuant to an Order Granting Plaintiffs Motion to Reschedule Foreclosure Sale filed July 30, 2013, and entered in Case No. 652010CA000290CAXXXX of the Circuit Court of the SECOND Judicial Circuit in and for WAKULLACOUNTY, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LPF/K/ACOUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P., is Plaintiff, and LOUIS L. JINKS A/K/ALOUIS LESLEYJINKS, et al are Defendants, the clerk will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, beginning at 11:00 AM at Wakulla County Courthouse, 3056 Crawfordville Highway, Crawfordville, FL32327 in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes, on the 05 day of September, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Lis Pendens, to wit: TRACT 19, CRESTWOOD, ALSO KNOWN AS CRESTWOOD FIRST ADDITION, AS PER MAPOR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 7, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA. Together with A1995 Grant Double-Wide Mobile Home, VIN# GAGMTD0689Aand VIN# GAGMTD0689B. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus funds 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. Dated: August 9, 2013 Phelan Hallinan, PLC,Attorneys for Plaintiff 2727 West Cypress Creek Road, Ft. Lauderdale, FL33309 Tel: 954-462-7000, Fax: 954-462-7001 Service by email: FL.Service@PhelanHallinan.com By: /s/ Heather J. Koch Phelan Hallinan, PLC Heather J. Koch, Esq., Florida Bar No. 89107 Emilio R. Lenzi, Esq., Florida Bar No. 0668273 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Danny Davis, Court Technology Office Office of Court Administration,301 S Monroe St, Rm 225,Tallahassee, FL32303 850.577.4401 At least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 day; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. August 15 & 22, 2013 5814-0905 TWN To: Brendon Bennett, Case No. 13-66-50, NOA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE COUNTY COURT IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 13-66-50 IN RE: 1979 MUSTANG, VIN# 9FO4Y113722 NOTICE OF ACTION YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for establishment of ownership of personal property described as : 1979 Mustang V in # 9F04Y113722 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses if any, to it on Plaintiff, Donald Sexton, whose address is: 2771 Shadeville Rd., Crawfordville, FL 32327, or or before September 6, 2013, and file the original with the Clerk of this Court immediately thereafter; otherwise a Default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. DATED on August 9, 2013. (COURT SEAL) BRENT X. THURMOND, As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Clerk August 15, 22, 29, & September 5, 2013 3Br 2Ba House $850 mo.5Br 2Ba TWMH $950 mo. + Sec. Dep. 3Br 2Ba House $925 mo. + Sec. Dep. 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www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 19A Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) Plaintiff, -vs.Laurence Albert Tromly, III a/k/a Laurence Tromly, III a/k/a Laurence Tromly and Mary Elizabeth Thomas a/k/a Mary elizabeth Tromly a/k/a Mary Thomas; Farmers & Merchants Bank; Bunting Neighborhood Property OwnersAssociation, Inc., d/b/a Bunting Neighborhood Homeowners Association, Inc. Songbird Subdivision Property Owners Association, Inc. Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pursuant to an Order dated July 18, 2013, entered in Civil Case No. 2011-CA-000378 of the Circuit Court of the 2nd Judicial Circuit in and for Wakulla County, Florida, wherein Federal National Mortgage Association, Plaintiff and Laurence Albert Tromly, III a/k/a Laurence Tromly III a/k/a Laurence Tromly and Mary Elizabeth Thomas a/k/a Mary Elizabeth Tromly a/k/a Mary Thomas are defendant(s), I, Clerk of Court, Brent X. Thurmond, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash ATTHE FRONTDOOR OF THE WAKULLACOUNTYCOURTHOUSE LOCATED ATCHURCH STREET, HIGHWAY319, CRAWFORDVILLE, FLORIDAAT11:00 A.M. on September 5, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: LOT 4, BLOCK B, SONGBIRD SUBDIVISION PHASE I, ASUBDIVISION, AS PER MAP OR PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 88-92 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA ANYPERSON CLAIMING AN INTERESTIN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTYOWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUSTFILE ACLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADACoordinator; 301 South Monroe Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32301; (850) 577-4430 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification of the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Brent X. Thurmond, CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOURT Wakulla County, Florida (SEAL) By:/s/Tiffany Deschner, DEPUTYCLERK OF COURT Submitted By: ATTORNEYFOR PLAINTIFF: SHAPIRO, FISHMAN & GACH, LLP 2424 North Federal Highway, Suite 360 Boca Raton, Florida 33431 (561) 998-6700 (561) 998-6707 August 15 & 22, 2013 5790-0815 TWN Vs. Linton, Gary Case #13-88-CA Notice of Foreclosure Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 13-88-CA CENTENNIAL BANK, a foreign banking corporation, Plaintiff, v. GARY F. LINTON et al., Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to a Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure dated July 16, 2013, entered in Case No. 13-88-CA of the Circuit Court of the Second Judicial Circuit in and for Wakulla County, Florida, wherein CENTENNIAL BANK is the Plaintiff, and GARY F. LINTON a/k/a GARY FRANKLIN LINTON, a single man; PAUL DONALDSON a/k/a PAUL D. DONALDSON a/k/a PAUL DOUGLAS DONALDSON, a married man; LINTON & DONALDSON, PARTNERSHIP; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANTS 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 are the Defendants, the undersigned will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at Lobby of the Wakulla County Courthouse, 3056 Crawfordsville Highway, Crawfordsville, Florida 32327, at 11 oclock a.m. on August 22, 2013 the following described property as set forth in said Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure, to-wit: Lots 33, 34, 35, 36, 37 and 38 in Block 50 of WAKULLA GARDENS UNIT FIVE, as per map or plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 1, page 56 of the Public Records of Wakulla County, Florida. TOGETHER WITH A 1973 FUTU DOUBLEWIDE MOBILE HOME I.D. #G4806A TITLE #11009241 AND I.D. #G4806B TITLE #11009242. 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 sale. DATED this 16th day of July, 2013. Brent X. Thurmond, Clerk of Cour t By:/s/Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Cler k (SEAL) August 8 & 15, 2013 5800-0815 TWN Vs. Anderson, Janith 12-CA-000318 Re-Notice of Foreclosure Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 12-CA-000318 RESIDENTIAL CREDIT SOLUTIONS, INC. Plaintiff, vs. JANITH ANDERSON, UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JANITH ANDERSON UNKNOWN TENANT(S) IN POSSESSION #1 AND #2, AND ALL OTHER UNKNOWN PARTIES, et al. Defendant(s). RE-NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure dated June 20, 2013 and an Order Rescheduling the Foreclosure Sale dated July 18, 2013, entered in Civil Case No.: 12-CA-000318 of the Circuit Court of the Second Judicial Circuit in and for Wakulla County, Florida, wherein RESIDENTIAL CREDIT SOLUTIONS, INC, Plaintiff, and JANITH ANDERSON is Defendant. I will sell to the highest bidder for cash in the Front Lobby of the Wakulla Count y Courthouse, 3056 Crawfordville Highway, Crawfordville, FL 32326 at 11:00 AM, on the 29th day of August, 2013 the following described real property as set forth in said Final Summary Judgment, to wit: LOT 28, BLOCK 26, GREINERS ADDITION TO THE TOWN OF CRAWFORDVILLE, AS PE R MAP OR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA. If you are a person claiming a right to funds remaining after the sale, you mus t file a claim with the clerk no later than 60 days after the sale. If you fail to file a claim you will not be entitled to any remaining funds. After 60 days, only the owner of record as of the date of the lis pendens may claim the surplus. WITNESS my hand and the seal of the court on July 18, 2013 BRENT X. THURMOND, CLERK OF THE COUR T (COURT SEAL) By: /s/ Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Cler k Attorney for the Plaintiff: Brian L. Rosaler, Esquire, Popkin & Rosaler, P.A. 1701 West Hillsboro Boulevard, Suite 400, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442. Telephone: (954) 360-9030 Facsimile: (954) 420-5187. August 8 & 15, 2013 11-31464 5802-0815 TWN Vs. Porter, Sue Lynn Case No: 2012-CA-000476 Notice of Foreclosure Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO: 2012-CA-000476 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONALASSOCIATION Plaintiff, SUE LYNN PORTER; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SUE LYNN PORTER; UNKNOWN TENANTI; UNKNOWN TENANTII; BENEFICIALFLORIDA, INC., and any unknown heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors, and other unknown persons or unknown spouses claiming by, through and under any of the above-named Defendants, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE is hereby given that the undersigned Clerk of the Circuit Court of Wakulla County, Florida, will on the 29th day of August 2013, at 11am at the Front door of the Wakulla Courthouse located in Crawfordville, offer for sale and sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, the following-described property situate in Wakulla County, Florida: Aportion of Lots 3 and 4, block 4 of GRIENERS ADDITION TO THE CITYOF CRAWFORDVILLE, being more particularly described as follows: commence at a concrete monument marking the Northeast corner of Lot 1, Block 4 of GRIENERS ADDITION TO THE CITYOF CRAWFORDVILLE, a subdivision as per map or Plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 1, of the Official Records of Wakulla County, Florida, said point also lying on the Southerly right of way of Nelson Road; thence run along said right of way South 72 5804-0815 TWN vs. Stewart, Anthony 2007-40-FC Notice of Resched. Foreclosure Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDACIVILACTION CASE NO.: 2007-40-FC HSBC BANK USA, N.A., Plaintiff, ANTHONYSTEWART, et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN pursuant to an Order Rescheduling Foreclosure Sale dated July 22, 2013 and entered in Case NO. 2007-40-FC of the Circuit Court of the SECOND Judicial Circuit in and for WAKULLACounty, Florida wherein HSBC BANK USA, N.A., is the Plaintiff and ANTHONYSTEWART; JEANNIE STEWART; ACCREDITED HOME LENDERS, INC. SUCCESSOR BYMERGER TO AAMEES FUNDING CORPORATION; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at FRONTFOYER OF THE WAKULLACOUNTYCOURTHOUSE at 11:00AM, on the 22nd day of August, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT30 OF EASTGATE SUBDIVISION (UNRECORDED) AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT ACONCRETE MONUMENT MARKING THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 59 OF THE HARTSFIELD SURVEYOF LANDS IN WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA AND RUN SOUTH 72 DEGREES 30 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE NORTH BOUNDARYOF SAID LOT 59 ADISTANCE OF 2365.00 FEET TO ACONCRETE MONUMENT THENCE SOUTH 17 DEGREES 52 MINUTES 45 SECONDS EAST 1050.52 FEET TO ACONCRETE MONUMENT MARKING THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF SAID EASTGATE SUBDIVISION; THENCE ALONG THE NORTH BOUNDARYOF SAID EASTGATE SUBDIVISION RUN SOUTH 72 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 45 SECONDS WEST 1000.00 FEET TO ACONCRETE MONUMENT ON THE EASTERLYRIGHT OF WAY BOUNDARYOF ACOUNTYROAD (GRIFFIN ROAD); THENCE ALONG SAID RIGHT OF WAYBOUNDARYSOUTH 17 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 45 SECONDS EAST 466.75 FEET TO THE CENTERLINE A50 FOOT ROADWAYEASEMENT (MIDWAYCOURT); THENCE ALONG SAID CENTERLINE NORTH 72 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 45 SECONDS EAST 300.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. FROM SAID POINT OF BEGINNING CONTINUE NORTH 72 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 45 SECONDS EAST 100.00 FEET; THENCE RUN SOUTH 17 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 45 SECONDS EAST 155.59 FEET; THENCE RUN SOUTH 72 DEGREES 40 MINUTES 45 SECONDS WEST 100.00 FEET; THENCE RUN NORTH 17 DEGREES 51 MINUTES 45 SECONDS WEST 155.59 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. SUBJECT TO A5 FOOT ROADWAYEASEMENT ALONG THE NORTHERN PORTION OF SAID PROPERTY. A/K/A24 MIDWAYCOURT, CRAWFORDVILLE, FL32327 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 sixty (60) days after the sale. WITNESS MYHAND and the seal of this Court on July 22, 2013. Brent X. Thurmond, Clerk of the Circuit Court (SEAL) By:/s/Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Clerk. Ronald R. Wolfe & Associates, P.L. P.O. Box 25018, Tampa, Florida 33622-5018kk F07006995 CHASESBPRDIR-CONV-B-mlee-Team 3 -F07006995 **See Americans with Disabilities Act Any persons with a disability requiring reasonable accommodations should call Clerk of Circuit Court at (850) 926-0905. August 8 & 15, 2013 5805-0822 TWN vs. Bennett Jimmy Case No. Dkt No. 12-133CA NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE BY CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, BRENTX. THURMOND, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Wakulla County, Florida, will on August 29, 2013, at 11:00 a.m Eastern Time, at the Wakulla County Courthouse, Courthouse Lobby, 3056 Crawfordville, Highway, Crawfordville, Florida, in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes offer for sale, and sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder, the following Described real property situated in Wakulla County, Florida: SEE EXHIBIT AATTACHED HERETO. pursuant to the Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure Upon Count I in a case pending in said Court the style of which is CENTENNIALBANK, Plaintiff, v. ADVANCED BUILDERS & REMODELERS, INC., JIMMYBENNETT a/k/a JIM BENNETT, ROBERT C. CAMP, PREMIER BANK, THE GARDENS OF SARALAN PHASE I PROPERTYOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC., CAPITALCITYBANK and THE FAIRWAYS AT WILDWOOD HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC., BRYAN W. STRICKLAND and CHELSEAR. STRICKLAND, Defendants. and the docket number of which is 12-133CA. Any person claiming an i nterest in the surplus from the sale. if any other than the property owner as of the date of the l is pendens must file a claim with the clerk of the court within 60 days af ter the sale. In accordance with the AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact Stephen A. Pitre, Esq., Clark Partington Hart Larry Bond & Stackhouse, P.O. Box 13010, Pensacola, Florida 32591, Tel: (850) 434-9200, not later than seven days prior to the proceeding to ensure that reasonable accommodations ae available. WITNESS my hand and the official seal of this Honorable Court this 29TH day of July, 2013. BRENTX. THURMOND CLERK OF THE COURT WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA [SEALOF THE COURT] By: /s/ Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Clerk EXH IBIT A LOTS 17 THRU 28 AND 61 THRU 72, BLOCK D; LOTS 1THRU 15 AND LOTS 39 THRU 52, BLOCK E AND LOTS 1 THRU 15, BLOCK J OF MAGNOLIAGARDENS, ASUBDIVISION AS PER MAPOR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 37 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA. LESS AND EXCEPT THE FOLLOWING 2 PARCELS: APORTION OF LOT 14, BLOCK J AND APORTION OF LOT 15, BLOCK J, MORE PARTICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT AN IRONPIPE MARKING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 16, BLOCK J, OF MAGNOLIAGARDENS, ASUBDIVISION AS PER MAPOR PLAT THEREOF RECORDEDIN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 37 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA, SAID POINT ALSO LYING ON THE WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAYBOUNDARYOF A50.00 FOOT RIGHT -OF-WAY, THENCE RUN NORTH 16 DEGREES 47 MINUTES 35 SECONDS WEST ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAYBOUNDARY60.00 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP(MARKED #7160) MARKING THE POINT OF BEGINNING. FROM SAID POINT OF BEGINNING CONTINUE NORTH 16 DEGREES 47 MINUTES 35 SECONDS WEST ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAYBOUNDARY60.00 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP(MARKED #7160), THENCE LEAVING SAID WESTERLYRIGHT-OF-WAYBOUNDARYRUN SOUTH 73 DEGREES 09 M NUTES 30 SECONDS WEST 100.01 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP(MARKED #7160),THENCE RUN SOUTH 16 DEGREES 54 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST 60.00 FEET TO AN ROD AND CAP(MARKED #7160), THENCE RUN NORTH 73 DEGREES 09 M NUTES 30 SECONDS EAST 99.90 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. AND APORTION OF LOT 15, BLOCK J, MORE PARTICULARLYDESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT AN IRON PIPE MARKING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 16, BLOCK J, OF MAGNOLIAGARDENS, ASUBDIVISION AS PER MAPOR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 37 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA, SAID POINT ALSO LYING ON THE WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAYBOUNDARYOF A50.00 FOOT RIGHT -OF-WAY, THENCE RUN NORTH 16 DEGREES 47 MINUTES 35 SECONDS WEST ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAYBOUNDARY60.00 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP(MARKED #7160), THENCE LEAVING SAID SOUTHWESTERLYRIGHTOF-WAYBOUNDARYRUN SOUTH 73 DEGREES 09 MINUTES 30 SECONDS WEST 99.88 FEET TO AN IRON ROD AND CAP(MARKED #7160), THENCE RUN SOUTH 16 DEGREES 45 MINUTES 38 SECONDS EAST 60.00 FEET TO AN RON PIPE, THENCE RUN NORTH 73 DEGREES 09 MINUTES 03 SECONDS EAST 99.91 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. Published four (4) times in The Wakulla News August 15, 22,29 and September 5 2013 5807-0822 TWN V. Dario, Lorenzo Case No. 2011-CA-000160 Notice of Sale IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY. CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.-2011-CA-00160 OCWEN LOAN SERVICING, LLC., Plaintiff, vs. DARIO A. LORENZO A/K/A DARIO LORENZO; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DARIO A. LORENZO A/K/A DARIO LORENZO; FRANCISCA R. LORENZO A/K/A FRANCISCA R. LORENZO A/K/A UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF FRANCISCA LORENZO A/K/A FRANCISCA LOREZO; IF LIVING, INCLUDING ANY UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF SAID DEFENDANT (S), IF REMARRIED, AND IF DECEASED, THE RESPECTIVE UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, CREDITORS, LIENORS, AND TRUSTEES, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE NAMED DEFENDANT(S); UNKNOWN TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2; Defendant(s) NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to a Final Summary Judgment of Foreclosure entered in the above styled cause, in the Circuit Court of Wakulla County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Wakulla County, Florida, described as: Lot 13, Block 17, WAKULLA GARDENS, UNIT 111, A SUBDIVISION, according to the plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 1, Page 43, of the Public Records of Wakulla County, Florida. A/K/A 56 Winnegago St., Crawfordville, FL 32327 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, South front door, Gadsden County Courthouse, 10 EastJefferson Street, Quincy, Florida 32351 at 11:00 AM, on September 5th, 2013. 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. Witness, my hand and seal of this court on the 1st day of August, 2013. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT (seal) By:/s/ Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Clerk THIS INSTRUMENT PREPARED BY: Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra 9204 King Palm Drive, Tampa, FL 33619-1328 Attorneys for Plaintiff If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in a court proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Danny Davis, Office of Court Administration 301 South Monroe Street, Room 225, Tallahassee, FL 32303 850.577.4401 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. August15 & 22, 2013 5808-0822 TWN vs. Jones, Marcia Case No. #65-2012-CA-000031 Notice of Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION Case No.65-2012-CA-000031 Division SUNTRUST MORTGAGE, INC. Plaintiff, vs. MARCIA D. JONES A/K/A MARCIA DENISE MITCHELL, JOHN D. JONES AND UNKNOWN TENANTS/OWNERS Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure for Plaintiff entered in this cause on July 18, 2013, in the Circuit Court of Wakulla County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Wakulla County, Florida described as: LOT 20, BLOCK 3, WAKULLA GARDENS, UNIT TWO, A SUBDIVISION AS PER MAP OR PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 42, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA. and commonly known as: 78 SPOKAN TRAIL, CRAWFORDVILLE, FL 32327 ; including the building, appurtenances, and fixtures located therein, at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, Sales are held in front foyer at the Wakulla County Courthouse on September 5, 2013 at 11am. Any persons 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. Dated this 1st day of August, 2013. Clerk of the Circuit Court, B. X. Thurmond (SEAL) By:/s/Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Clerk Edward B. Pritchard (813) 229-0900 x1346 Kass Shuler, P.A.P.O. Box 800,Tampa, FL 33601-0800 August 15 & 22, 2013 5809-0822 TWN vs. Gormley, Richard Case No. #65-2011-CA-000277 Notice of Sale PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SECOND JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR WAKULLA COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION Case No.65-2012-CA-000031 Division BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY Plaintiff, vs. RICHARD GORMLEY, CHRISTINA GORMLEY, STANLEY ROBERTS, CASSANDRA ROBERTS, AND UNKNOWN TENANTS/OWNERS Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure for Plaintiff entered in this cause on July 18, 2013, in the Circuit Court of Wakulla County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Wakulla County, Florida described as: LOT 2, BLOCK 42, WAKULLA GARDENS UNIT 5, AS PER MAP OR PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 56, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA. and commonly known as: 1658 DR MARTIN LUTHER KING PKW Y CRAWFORDVILLE, FL 32327 ; including the building, appurtenances, and fixtures located therein, at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, Sales are held in front foyer at the Wakulla County Courthouse on September 5, 2013 at 11am. Any persons 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. Dated this 1st day of August, 2013. Clerk of the Circuit Court, B. X. Thurmond (SEAL) By:/s/Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Clerk Alexander J. Marqua (813) 229-0900 x1346 Kass Shuler, P.A.P.O. Box 800,Tampa, FL 33601-0800 August 15 & 22, 2013 degrees 15 minutes 41 seconds West 109.97 feet to a rod and cap for the point of beginning; thence from said point of beginning continue along said right of way South 72 degrees 11 minutes 30 seconds West 59.99 feet to a rod and cap; thence South 17 degrees 43 minutes 52 seconds East 100.03 feet to a rod and cap; thence North 72 degrees 13 minutes 05 seconds East 59.95 feet to a rod and cap; thence North 17 degrees 42 minutes 19 seconds West 100.05 feet to the point of beginning. pursuant to the Final Judgment entered in a case pending in said Court, the style of which is indicated above. Any person or entity claiming an interest in the surplus, if any, resulting from the foreclosure sale, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens, must file a claim on same with the Clerk of Court within 60 days after the foreclosure sale. WITNESS my hand and official seal of said Court this 17th day ofJuly,2013. AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT: If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Susan Wilson, ADACoordinator; 301 South Monroe Street; Tallahassee, FL32301; 850.577.4401; at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. CLERK OF THE CIRCUITCOUR T By:/s/Tiffany Deschner, Deputy Cler k (COURTSEAL) DefaultLink, Inc., Attn: Publication Department 330 North Andrews Ave., #102, Ft Lauderdale, FL33301 DLIPublications@defaultlink.com (954)-779-2766 ATTORNEYFOR PLAINTIFF: Katrina D. Lacy Butler & Hosch, P.A., 3185 S. Conway Rd., Ste. E Orlando, Florida 32812 (407) 381-5200 August 8 & 15, 2013 5801-0815 TWN Estate of: Williams, Francis File No. 13-71-CP Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR WAKULLA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 13-71-CP IN RE: ESTATE OFFRANCIS E. WILLIAMS, III, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of FRANCIS E. WILLIAMS, III, deceased, whose date of death was February 21, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Wakulla County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 13-71-CP, the address of which is 3056 Crawfordville Highway, Crawfordville, Florida 32327. The names and addresses of the personal representatives and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be serve must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (30) DAYS AFTER THE DATE 5806-0822 TWN vs. Nelda Chochette IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF WAKULLACOUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE No., 13-69-CP IN RE: ESTATE OF NELDAEVERSON CHOQUETTE a/k/a NELDAE. CHOQUETTE Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Nelda Everson Choquette, deceased, File 13-69 CP is pending in the Circuit Court for Wakulla County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 3056 Crawfordville Highway, Crawfordville, Florida 32327. The name and address of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney is set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALLCLAIMS NOTSO FILED WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. This date of the first publication of this notice is August 15, 2013. 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Page 20A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.com OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons who have claims or demands against the decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS 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 THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE IS: August 8, 2013. Personal Representative: Roland Williams 30 Houston Street, Savannah, GA 31401 Attorney for Personal Representative: AARON R. HOLLOWAY, Florida Bar #0096426 Ausley & McMullenPost Office Box 391 Tallahassee, Florida 32302(850) 224-9115 email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.orgAugust 8 & 15, 2013 57811-0822 TWN PUBLIC NOTICE Seminole Self Storage LEGALNOTICE NOTICE IS GIVEN PURSUANTTO FLORIDASELF STORAGE FACILITYACT, FLORIDASTATUES, CHAPTER 83, PARTIV THATSEMINOLE SELF STORAGE WILLHOLD A SALE BYSEALED BID ON AUGUST 30 2013 at 1 1:00a.m AT2314 CRAWFORDVILLE HWY, CRAWFORDVILLE, FLORIDA32327, OF THE CONTENTS OF MINIWAREHOUSE CONTAINING THE PERSONALPROPERTYOF: CHRIS BELLE NANCYBEAM Before the sale date of AUGUST 30th, 2013 The Owners may redeem their property by payment of the Outstanding Balance and cost by mailing it to 2314 Crawfordville Hwy, Crawfordville, Florida, 32327 or Paying in person at the warehouse location. August 15 & 22, 2013 Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices 647-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO.2013 TXD 040 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that TC 10U, LLC the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate #804 Year of Issuance 2010 Description of Property: Parcel #:24-2S-01W-000-03979-00024-2S-1W P-13-M-65 1/2 ACRE IN NE 1/4 of SEC 24 DB 56 P 537 Name in which assessed SAMP GAVIN SR said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11 day of September,2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this7day of May 2013Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, Clerk By: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, Florida August 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 648-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 041 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that TC 10U, LLC the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate #812 Year of Issuance2010 Description of Property: Parcel #:24-2S-01W-000-04008-00024-2S-1W P-41-M-65 S 1/2 of SE 1/4 OR 106 P 142,143 OR 141 P. 337 Name in which assessed WILLIE T JENKINS II AS PER REP OF WILLIE T JENKINS & ELOISE JENKINS said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11day ofSeptember,2013 at 10:00 A.M. Dated this7day of May, 2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 649-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 042 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that TC 10U, LLC the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate # 1204Year of Issuance2010Description of Property: Parcel #:33-2S-01E-189-04995-D07SPRINGWOOD SUBD. PHASE 1 LOT 7 BLOCK D OR 121 P 140 Name in which assessed JOE HILL GREGORY III & SUSAN RENEE PATTERSON said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11 day ofSeptember,2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this7day of May, 2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 650-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 44 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate #272 Year of Issuance2010 Description of Property: Parcel #:26-4S-02W-108-02183-142LAKE ELLEN PROPER BLOCK H LOTS 1 2 3 & 4 OR 57 P 793 Name in which assessed J C & FRANCES LONG said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11 day ofSeptember,2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this18day of June, 2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 651-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 045 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate # 1724Year of Issuance2010Description of Property: Parcel #:00-00-043-010-08811-000WAKULLA GARDENS UNIT 3 BLOCK 19 LOTS 34 & 35 OR 23 P 699 Name in which assessed MRS. MARLENE P CHEWNING said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11 day ofSeptember, 2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this18day of June2013 652-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 046 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate #986 Year of Issuance2010 Description of Property: Parcel #:05-3S-01W-131-04291-022BOYNTON ESTATES EAST 1/2 LOT 14 LOTS 15 & 16 OR 538 P 708 OR 546 P 691 Name in which assessed AMANDA ALLEN GLOVER & LAURA ALLEN said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11day ofSeptember, 2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this19day of June, 2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 653-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 048 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate # 1784Year of Issuance2010Description of Property: Parcel #:00-00-043-010-09373-000WAKULLA GARDENS UNIT 3 BLOCK 40 LOTS 6 & 7 OR 9 P 521 Name in which assessed WINDER VI LLC said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11 day ofSeptember, 2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this19day of June2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 654-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 049 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate #263 Year of Issuance2010 Description of Property: Parcel #:26-4S-02W-108-02183-019LAKE ELLEN PROPER BLOCK B LOTS 11, 12, 13, & 14 OR 254 P 151 OR 263 P 119 Name in which assessed HEIDI J PARMARTER said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11day ofSeptember,2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this19day of June2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 655-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 050 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property,and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate #629 Year of Issuance2010 Description of Property: Parcel #:25-5S-02W-046-03480-000AQUA DE VIDA BLOCK N LOT 27 DB 56 P 335 Name in which assessed THAXTON C YANCY 656-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 051 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate # 2278Year of Issuance2010Description of Property: Parcel #:00-00-077-014-10525-000GRIENERS ADDITION BLOCK 29 LOT 11 OR 50 P 277 OR 66 P 853 Name in which assessed OPAL J GUESS said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11 day ofSeptember,2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this19day of June2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 657-0822 TWN NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED TAX DEED FILE NO. 2013 TXD 052 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that US BANK AS C/F the holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: Certificate # 2279Year of Issuance2010Description of Property: Parcel #:00-00-077-014-10526-000GRIENERS ADDITION BLOCK 29 LOT 12 OR 50 P 277 OR 66 P 852 Name in which assessed M H GUESS said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11day ofSeptember,2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this19day of June2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy Clerk Clerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices said property being in the County of Wakulla, State of Florida. Unless such certificateshall be redeemed according to law the property described in such certificate shall be soldto the highest bidder at the courthouse door on the 11 day ofSeptember,2013, at 10:00 A.M. Dated this19day of June2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy ClerkClerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1,8, 15 & 22, 2013 Signature: Brent X. Thurmond, ClerkBy: Donna Richardson, Deputy ClerkClerk of the Circuit Court, Wakulla County, FloridaAugust 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2013 Brain TeaserEach puzzle is divided into nine sections, and each section has nine blank squares. Fill in all 81 squares on the puzzle with numbers 1 to 9. You may not repeat any numbers in any one of the nine sections that youve already used elsewhere in that section. Also, you can use each number 1-9 only once in each horizontal line of nine squares, and in each vertical column of nine squares. The puzzle is completed when you correctly ll every square. 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Actor Vigoda 31. Dish's runaway partner, in rhyme 34. Sask. neighbor 35. Grazing area 36. Photographic gear with shorter-thannormal focal lengths 40. "So ...?" 41. "Come __!" 42. Sierra __, Africa 43. "That's a go" 44. Salt Lake City collegians 45. "__ Rosenkava lier" 46. Baseball's Slaughter 47. Cash cache 51. Lowlife 54. Wile E. Coyote's supplier 55. "Wonderful!" 56. Electrical conduit 59. By itself 60. Like __ of bricks 61. Passed with ying colors 62. Chihuahua change 63. Beaujolais, e.g. 64. Cardinal and cherryDOWN1. Some charity fundraisers 2. Disco-era phrase 3. Nickel-copper alloy 4. Silly Putty holder 5. Like the Grand Canyon 6. Magna __ 7. Shells, e.g. 8. Item in a bucket 9. Smoker's purchase 10. Adam of "Chicago Hope" 11. One way to cook 12. "__ it a shame?" 13. D arkroom items, for short 18. Albania's capital 19. Star-related 24. African succulent 25. All gone, in a way 27. Jazz pianist Marsalis 28. "Not to mention ..." 29. "__ there, done that" 30. The good life 31. Dance movement. 32. Air freshener scent 33. 4:1, e.g. 34. De Mille of dance 37. Opposite of all 38. Football team complement 39. St. Philip __ 44. Joins forces 45. Crooner Vic 46. Cultural: Prex 47. Grafter's need 48. "Hold the rocks," at a bar 49. Stuck in Pamplona? 50. Loses, as weight 51. Crack from the cold 52. Stir up 53. They occasionally clash 54. Wine a rea in Italy 57. Slangy refusal 58. Word before dance or bride American Prole Hometown Content 8/11/2013
www.thewakullanews.com THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 Page 21A 1. ENTERTAINERS: What are the first names of the comedian duo Abbott and Costello? 2. GEOGRAPHY: Which Caribbean islands capital city of Plymouth was destroyed by an active volcano in 1995? 3. ART: What is cloisonne? 4. LANGUAGE: What is unusual about the word facetiously? 5. ANIMAL KINGDOM: What is an ungulate? 6. TOYS: What was the name of Barbie fashion dolls best friend? 7. ENTERTAINMENT: What are PATSY awards? 8. ADVERTISEMENTS: What companys logo is Because youre worth it? 9. HISTORY: What was Annie Oakleys nickname? 10. SCIENCE: What is the name for the process when a liquid becomes a gas? 2013 King Features Synd., Inc. Answers 1. Bud Abbott and Lou Costello 2. Montserrat 3. Enamel decoration of metal objects 4. It contains all six vowels, including y, in alphabetical order. 5. A mammal with hooves 6. Midge 7. Best animal performances in film and TV 8. LOreal 9. Little Sure Shot 10. Vaporization Keep Wakulla County BeautifulLeave Nothing But Your Footprints
Page 22A THE WAKULLA NEWS, Thursday, August 15, 2013 www.thewakullanews.comContemporary life has a frenetic pace. Deeds, tasks, and jobs all pile in at a feverish and accelerating frequency. Even the laconic late summer days no longer allow for the reduction of this manic rate of demands. The rapidity of the requirements insures the chronic appearance of stressed distraction. The obligations generate a fluttering hum throughout the days, ceaselessly moving from one opportunity to the next. Or so it would seem for the hummingbirds taking every advantage of late summers blooms. Wakulla Countys hummingbirds are member of the Trochilide family. Their name is derived from the humming sound created by their beating wings, which sometimes sounds like ying insects with beats up to 80 times per second. Hummingbirds live only in North and South America. Sixteen species are found in the United States of the 338 species known in the Western Hemisphere. Three occur in Florida and can be seen in Wakulla County. The ruby-throated hummingbird is the most commonly seen hummingbird in the state. This feathered jewel is about three inches long and weighs as little as a penny coin. The name describes the most brilliant part of the mature males plumage. The throat feathers contain air bubbles which give off an iridescent red tone in full sunlight. Their backs are metallic green and they have two sets of tail feathers. The two green ones in the center cover eight outer black ones when theyre folded. In females and juveniles, the black feathers have white tips. The males lose the white tips as they mature Black-chinned and Rufous hummingbirds are seen during the winter in-route to their cool season latitudes. The Rufous has the longest migration route of all U.S. hummingbirds from Canada to Mexico. Nesting in Florida begins in mid-spring, usually April. The nest is a walnut-size structure of plant down, adorned with lichens, moss, and bound with spider webs or ne plant bers. Nests frequently are built over water. The female lays two eggs less than one-half inch long. After 20 days of incubation and four weeks of growing, fledgling hummingbirds leave the nest. For their size, hummingbirds have the largest appetites in the bird world. They feed every 10 or 15 minutes from dawn until dusk. During this period, they eat more than half their weight in food and eight times their weight in water. Hummingbirds must consume large amounts of high-energy food to acquire enough strength to support their high-speed aerobatic activities. Adult hummingbirds feed primarily on nectar with the young fed insects by their parents while still in the nest. Nectar is their energyrich food of choice which is absorbed rapidly. One adult hummingbird may need nectar from hundreds of blossoms daily just to maintain its body weight. Hummingbirds are well adapted to a liquid diet. Long needlelike bills and specially adapted tongues allow them to reach nectar in deep, tubular owers. The last half-inch of the long tongue is divided into equal halves, each grooved on the outside edge to form two tubelike structures. Nectar is drawn into the tongue much the same way liquid travels up a straw. Hummingbirds can lick at a rate of 13 times per second, and their stomach is capable of holding about .2 ounces of nectar. Hummingbird fossils have been identified from Pleistocene Epoch 2.5 million years ago. Some ornithologists believe they may be related to Swifts. To learn more about hummingbirds in Wakulla County contact the UF/ IFAS Wakulla County Extension Of ce at 850-9263931 or http://wakulla. ifas.u .edu/.Les Harrison is the Wakulla County Extension Director. 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