Citrus County chronicle
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Title: Citrus County chronicle
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Creator: Citrus County Chronicle
Publisher: Scofield Pub. Co.
Place of Publication: Inverness, Fla.
Inverness, Fla
Publication Date: 10-03-2011
Copyright Date: 2006
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Citrus -- Inverness
Coordinates: 28.839167 x -82.340278 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began in 1889?
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 48, no. 51 (June 8, 1939).
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INSIDE OCTOBER 3, 2011 Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community VOLUME 117 ISSUE 57 50 CITRUS COUNTY Think pink: Jaguars, rest of NFL, join breast cancer fight /B1 COMING UP: Pink paper Pick up the all-pink issue of the Citrus County Chronicle as we honor breast cancer awareness./ Tuesdaywww.chronicleonline.com OCCUPATION: Wall StreetProtesters remain in New York./ Page A10 NOT VACCINATED: Health study A study finds 1 in 10 children do not get vaccinations./ Page A5 INDEX Comics....................B7 Crossword................B6 Editorial....................A8 Entertainment..........B5 Horoscope................B5 Lottery Numbers......B4 Lottery Payouts........B5 Movies......................B7 Obituaries................A6 TV Listings................B6 Classifieds................B8 ONLINE POLL: Your choice?Whats your position on separation of church and state? A. For fair government representation of all citizens, separation is critical. B. Separation isnt necessary provided all faiths be provided equal opportunity. C. Separation isnt necessary provided its limited to the majority faith. D. Separation is necessary because striking a happy balance is impossible. To vote, visit www. chronicleonline.com. Click on the word Opinion in the menu to see the poll. Results will appear next Monday. Find last weeks online poll results./ Page A4 MONDAYHIGH 83 LOW 53 Mostly sunny. North winds around 5 mph. Mostly clear tonight. PAGE A4 TODAY & Tuesday morning CHS grad shot, killed C HRIS V AN O RMER Staff WriterA crowd gathered late Saturday night in Citrus Springs. Then, a fight broke out. At 1 a.m. Sunday, the sheriffs office was called because a man had been shot in the chest. Deputies were called to an area near Citrus Springs Boulevard and East Noah Lane, according to Heather Yates, spokeswoman for the Citrus County Sheriffs Office. Deputies responded to find the victim, Fredrick Drew, 18, of Inverness, non-responsive, Yates said. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Yates said a preliminary investigation revealed a large gathering had occurred at the site in Citrus Springs. She said a fight broke out involving many people and shots had been fired. After detectives identified a suspect in Drews shooting, deputies arrested the suspect without incident early Sunday morning at his Crystal River home. As the suspect was arrested as a juvenile, the Chronicle is withholding his identity. Drew was a graduate of Citrus High School. According to Frederick Drew 2011 graduate of Citrus High School. See KILLED / Page A2 School board vote Oct. 11 M IKE W RIGHT Staff WriterINVERNESS Union officials are hoping to work with the Citrus County School District to save the job of a bus driver who didnt take a random drug test because, she said, she had to get her grandson to a dental appointment. Teamsters Local 79 union steward Kim Morrison said bus driver Gayle Bardsley filed a grievance after school district officials recommended she be fired after the Aug. 25 incident. Bardsley was suspended without pay at the school boards Sept. 13 meeting pending dismissal. That action is tentatively scheduled for the Oct. 11 school board, meeting though Bardsley could challenge the dismissal and receive a hearing. Morrison said he didnt know the status of the grievance. He said the case is not set for arbitration because Bardsley hasnt lost her job yet. Bardsley, who was hired in 2004 and has a spotless personnel record, said Sunday she was called to a meeting this Tuesday at the school district administrative offices but she doesnt know why. They told me they wanted to see me before the Oct. 11 board meeting, Bardsley said. Bardsley had completed her single run the morning of Aug. 25 and returned to the Crystal River bus garage. Supervisor Vickie Strickland told her she had been selected that morning A.B. SIDIBE /For the Chronicle Jim Burns gets his regular a long Dixie dog with fresh lemonade during a lunch break. Dixie doggers know where to go for tasty treats T o hear Gene Christie tell it, a must-stop diversion in his regular trips to Hernando County is for a little piece of Dixie. The Pennsylvania transplant discovered Fosters Dixie Dog stand in Howards Flea Market 31 years ago when he moved here to work at the nuclear plant. I would say I go at least a couple of times a month, Christie said. Dixie Dog has somewhat of a cult-like following for those who love the long and the short of it. The owners swear there is a distinction between the Dixie dog and its cousin the corn dog and its all in the batter and a wellguarded family secret recipe. The batter is made out of flour and that is all I am going to say, co-manager Frank Foster Jr. offered. Foster said the recipe has been in the Foster family for more than 70 years, unchanged and an apparent lure for addicted Dixie doggers. Jim Burns recently made a quick dash for his regular long dog, bathed in mustard with glass of lemonade during his lunch break. The dogs come in two sizes long or short and can be slathered with your choice of ketchup or mustard. For Burns order, the bill came to $3. This is a great place. I come every opportunity I get. The food is good and its affordable, Burns added. Frank Foster Jr., 38, co-manages the business with his brother, Robert Foster, 35. Their father, Frank Foster Sr. who A.B. Sidibe OFF THE BEATEN PATH See PATH / Page A5 See DRIVER / Page A5 Union backs bus driver DAVE SIGLER /Chronicle Motorcycles could be heard from miles away as they led a procession carrying the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall, Purple Heart Memorial, Korean War Memorial and Some Gave All tribute of all who have fallen in the global war on terror from the fairgrounds to Holcim Ranch north of Crystal River. Sunday was the start of the inaugural Nature Cost All Veterans Reunion. The event will run through Sunday, Oct. 9, at Holcim Ranch. Post American Legion Post 225 in Floral City and the Aaron Weaver Chapter 776 Order of the Purple Heart sponsors of the event. Veterans kick off reunion week with parade across county C HRIS V AN O RMER Staff WriterLike a family get-together, veterans met people they knew. Citrus County Commissioner JJ Kenney bumped into his brother, which he expected, and told him hed just talked to someone from his old unit, which he didnt expect. For that kind of experience alone, the inaugural Nature Coast All Veterans Reunion on Sunday served a good purpose. It had other reasons to happen, too. About 1,000 motorcycle riders were expected at the Citrus County Fairground in Inverness. The bikes kept roaring in from 7:30 a.m. to get into formation and grab coffee and a donut. Veterans were forming an honor guard to escort four separate memorials: Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall, Purple Heart Mural Memorial, Korean War Memorial and Some Gave All Inc., for those lost in Iraq, Afghanistan and 9/11. See TRIBUTES / Page A2 Moving tributes American flags waved as residents along with Gabe Donovan and his dog Hunter waited Sunday for the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall and other memorials to make their way through Inverness. Every branch of service, including U.S. Coast Guard and Disabled American Veterans, had representatives present in the parade. 18-year-old dies Sunday morning during incident in Citrus Springs LOCAL EFFORTS: Give blood Find out where the LifeSouth Bloodmobile will be parked for donations during upcoming weeks./ Page A6Get food Area groups offer low-cost food options and free meals each week./ Page A6


the Citrus County School District, counselors will be available Monday at local schools. The Chronicle contacted some people who knew Drew, but they were too upset to speak. Because of his athleticism, Drew was featured regularly on the Chronicle s sports pages. In May 2010, a Chronicle sports writer called Drew a triple threat for his prowess in football, wrestling and weightlifting. Even though Drew dropped a 305-pound barbell on his chest during a sectional event, he stayed in the competition to advance to the state weightlifting meet, where he claimed a sixth-place finish in the 169pound weight class. Drew told the Chronicle he would one day love to play football at the next level for his father to get to see it. Hes a big football guy, Drew said of his dad Joe. He loves football. Id love to see my dad one day be like, Thats my son there on TV. In wrestling, Citrus wrestling coach Mike Porcelli called Drew one of our stalwarts. Of his three sports, Drew was reported to be strongest in the weight room. Coach Wendell Chop Alexander said, I think the skys the limit because Fred wants to work hard. Drew was a nominee for the 2010 Chronicle Male Athlete of the Year. Detectives are interviewing witnesses to the event and asking for the publics help in gathering information. Call Detective Gary Atchison at (352) 249-2720 if you have any information related to the incident. You may also call the sheriffs office at 911 or (352) 7261121, or you can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers of Citrus County at (888) ANY-TIPS.Chronicle reporter Chris Van Ormer can be reached at (352) 564-2916 or cvanormer@chronicle online.com. The escort also worked as a veterans parade across the county. At 10 a.m., memorials and riders set off east on State Road 44 to U.S. 19 in Crystal River, where they turned north to their destination: Holcim Ranch in Red Level, where the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall would be set up for the week. Many riders came in, many chapters from Rolling Thunder, AmVets from Inglis, Shriners from Tampa, a SeaBees unit from Pinellas County, Patriot Riders from around the state and Combat Motorcycle Veterans, among many groups and individuals who turned out. Or all of the above, said Richard Hunt, reunion chairman. Every branch of service, including U.S. Coast Guard and Disabled American Veterans, had representatives present. Many vehicles flew colors to show participation. Weve got a lot of people from a lot of places, Hunt said. The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall, owned by the Vietnam and All Veterans of Brevard Inc. of Cocoa, is a three-fifths scale of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. It stands six feet tall at the center and covers almost 300 feet from end to end. The replica offers the opportunity for those who cant travel to Washington, D.C., to honor those who have fallen. The traveling wall, according to its exhibitors, stands as a reminder of the great sacrifices made during the Vietnam War. It was made to help heal and rekindle friendships. Like the original, the wall records the names of more than 58,000 of the fallen. The traveling memorial wall arrived in a large truck that held each panel in order for reconstruction. It would help raise funds for American Legion Herbert Surber Post 225 of Floral City to build a post home. At present, the post meets at the New Testament Baptist Church in Floral City. Its going to cost us in the vicinity of $10,000 to have it (the memorial wall) here for a week, said Lee Helscel, with Post 225. American Legion Post 225 is trying to enhance our building fund. Hunt said some costs were being covered by private donations and grants. Funds will be raised by the sale of event memorabilia T-shirts, pins and patches plus coffee and donuts before Sundays parade and the beer concession Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Holcim Ranch, which offered the use of the property for free. The Holcim Corporation is very community spirit oriented, Helscel said. They are trying to do more to promote Citrus County. We are hoping to make this an annual event. Holcim is trying to bring in event money to the county and support the legion at the same time. They have bent over backward to help us. Radio station WXJB also showed support with announcements and had the event coordinators as guests on programs, Helscel said. Once the parade arrived at Holcim Ranch, veterans crowded round the truck containing the panels to the Vietnam War memorial. In pairs, men and women withdrew the panels and put the pieces together. Organizers have invited schools to bring children to see the memorials. The site will be open for free all week. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, programs will include live music, military displays, veterans information and services, food, beer and other vendors. Holcim Ranch is seven miles north of Crystal River on U.S. 19. For more information, go to www.NatureCoast VeteransReunion.org. Call Richard Hunt, reunion chairman, at (407) 579-6190. Chronicle reporter Chris Van Ormer can be reached at (352) 564-2916 or cvanormer@chronicle online.com. TRIBUTES Continued from Page A1 KILLED Continued from Page A1 DAVE SIGLER /Chronicle Several hundred motorcycles line up Sunday at the Citrus County Fairgrounds to escort traveling monuments to Crystal River for the inaugural Nature Cost All Veterans Reunion. Members of the Patriot Guard and other groups participated in the ride. 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Chronicle file Fred Drew was an accomplished athlete in football, wrestling and weightlifting. He was a 2010 Chronicle Male Athlete of the Year nominee. Honor Flight event a success N ANCY K ENNEDY Staff WriterINVERNESS At 6 a.m., people were waiting at the door of Beef O Bradys in Inverness on Sunday to eat pancakes and sausage to help support the upcoming Honor Flights and they kept on coming. Wow, said Barbara Mills, event organizer. Wow. Im very overwhelmed, very appreciative, honored, thankful. What a great community. Many who attended were part of the motorcycle escort for the All Veterans traveling memorials, stopping by before they were to meet at the county fairgrounds. Mills said $9,000 is needed to cover the costs of the World War II veterans Honor Flight expenses coming up Oct. 27 and 29. By 9:30 a.m. Sunday, she estimated they raised about $2,000. Tamara Berry, Beef O Bradys owner, donated all the food for Sundays breakfast, plus some of her employees cooked and served. Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at (352) 564-2927 or nkennedy @chronicleonline.com. Committee works to fund Honor Flights for WWII veterans D OUG L OBEL Special to the ChronicleDuring World War II, from 1942 to 1945, Army Air Corp B-17 Bomber Pilot Iric Emerson flew 35 missions over Germany and only had to ditch one aircraft in the ocean when they could not get the flack-damaged plane back to home base. Now Iric is going on another mission, but he will be flying as a passenger rather than the pilot. Iric, 94, is scheduled to fly to Washington, D.C., as one of the 70 World War II veterans who was selected to spend the day in the nations capital as a guest of Citrus County Honor Flight that is part of West Central Florida Honor Flight, which is organizing the Oct. 29 flight out of St. Petersburg/Clearwater Airport in Pinellas County. The Steering Committee for Citrus County Honor Flight headed by Operation Welcome Home founder Barbara Mills of RE/MAX Realty One and includes County Commissioner Winn Webb, Inverness Mayor Bob Plaisted, New Church Without Walls Pastor Doug Alexander, Crystal River City Councilman Mike Guidis and Inverness Rotarian Doug Lobel committed to raise the $400 per veteran to pay for any Citrus County WWII veteran to make theflight to Washington, D.C., which includes paying for thebuses rented to tour the capital and ultimately to take the veterans to see the World War II Memorial. To donate, drop off a check made out to Citrus County Honor Flight, at any of the five Capital City Banks in Citrus County or mail the check to Capital City Bank, 1500 N. U.S. 41 Inverness, FL 34450. The donation is fully deductible. Special to the Chronicle Iric Emerson, right, stands with Barbara Mills, left, at a recent Farmers Market in Inverness. DO YOU TWITTER? Follow the latest news from the Citrus County Chronicle on Twitter. From a computer, you can check the tweets at http://twitter.com/ CitrusChronicle Or you can join Twitter to get these short updates sent to your mobile phone as text messages but separate charges may apply. ALL VETERANS REUNION www.NatureCoastVeteransReunion.org Call Richard Hunt at (407) 579-6190.


DAVE SIGLER /Chronicle Riders hit the trail at 7 a.m. Sunday to take part in the Withlacoochees 16th annual Rails to Trails Bike Ride. More than 1,00 0 riders attended the event to raise money for upkeep on the 46-mile trail. The cool weather that rolled in the area overnight was a pleasant sur prise to many taking part in the event. S TATE & L OCAL Page A3 MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE C HRIS V AN O RMER Staff WriterThe Citrus County Port Authority Board will travel next week to Port Manatee for a tour of the port. Comprised of Citrus County Board of County Commissioners, the port authority will look at how Port Manatee functions to give board members a stronger background in planning to develop Port Citrus on the barge canal north of Crystal River. Board members JJ Kenney, Winn Webb, Dennis Damato, Joe Meek and Rebecca Bays will set out in separate vehicles early next Wednesday for a scheduled tour of Port Manatee on the south side entrance to Tampa Bay in Manatee County. They were mindful of observing the Sunshine Law when they decided to travel separately. Two or more members traveling together could indicate a meeting that would need to be open to the public. Staff members also will take part in the tour. They include County Administrator Brad Thorpe, County Attorney Richard Wesch and county spokeswoman Lindsay Ubinas. The fifth largest deepwater seaport in Florida, Port Manatee serves cargo ships. It handles about 9 million tons of cargo each year. Products imported through the port include petroleum products, cement products, forestry products, fruit and natural gas. Products exported include fertilizer and automobiles. Orange juice is imported and exported. Port Manatee has connections to Interstate 4, Interstate 75, Interstate 275, U.S. 41, U.S. 19 and U.S. 301. It also connects to CSX rail lines. The Port Citrus Board is in the process of putting together a request for qualifications (RFQ) for performing a feasibility study for Port Citrus. The aim of the RFQ process is to hire the most qualified persons to conduct the feasibility study, not the lowest bidder. The next meeting of the Port Citrus Authority has yet to be determined. Thorpe said the next meeting would be set when the RFQ could be discussed. Port Citrus members also will attend the Florida Ports Council annual meeting Nov. 2 and 3 in Miami. Chronicle reporter Chris Van Ormer can be reached at (352) 564-2916 or cvanormer @chronicleonline.com. Citrus board to tour Port Manatee Officials to see functions involved in operating a port off Gulf coast Locals riding the trails Bail set for man accused of shooting deputy Associated PressTAMPA A judge on Sunday set a $65,000 bail for a former Marine accused of shooting a Tampa Bay-area sheriffs deputy, but it was revoked for 24 hours after the Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office appealed. Matthew Lane Buendias bail was set at his arraignment Sunday for $25,000 on a charge of attempted murder of a law enforcement officer, $30,000 on two battery charges and $10,000 on a witness tampering charge. We were not happy about that, said Detective Larry McKinnon, the sheriffs office spokesman. Buendia will appear in court Monday to have his bail reviewed. The sheriffs office wants him to be held without bond. Buendia was arrested early Saturday following a standoff at his Tampa apartment complex. According to the sheriffs office, Buendia shot Deputy Lyonelle De Veaux late Friday after she responded to a 911 call. De Veaux, a five-year veteran of the department, was hit twice in the leg and once in the shoulder, the sheriffs office said. She was hospitalized in good condition and is expected to recover. Among the officers who visited De Veaux on Saturday was Deputy Miguel Galarza, a member of her squad who was shot in the neck in 2009 while responding to a home invasion. He returned to work two weeks later. Im sure the hardest part for her will be to stop reliving it and trying to think of what could have been done better, Galarza said. But work helps. The battery and witness tampering charges stem from an alleged incident with Buendias girlfriend. Buendia was being held at the Hillsborough County jail. Buendias relatives told television news reporters the 24-year-old suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder following three tours of duty in the Middle East. Hes an excellent person. This is not like him at all, said Zach Buendia, his brother. Weve tried to get him help, but the VA couldnt give him the help he needed. Richard Buendia said the military didnt help his son make the adjustment to civilian life. Let me just put it this way. They train him for war and they do a good job in the Marines doing that, and in times of need thats great, but they dont teach them to come down off of it after theyre out, Richard Buendia said. I dont think he understands what had happened to be honest with you. I feel awful. I havent slept right, worried about the officer, worried about my son. Hes a good young man, never been in any kind of problems at all. Former Marine jailed; deputy still in hospital Special to the Chronicle Citrus County Sheriffs Sgt. Brad Smith hit the ground running when he returned to Citrus County after graduating from the 246th session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Va. The week before last, Smith quickly immersed himself in his role as sheriffs office operations sergeant for the east side of the county, working closely with Capt. Buddy Grant, who serves as the east side commander. The FBI National Academy program is a course of study for U.S. and international law enforcement professionals that serves to improve the administration of justice in law enforcement agencies at home and abroad, and raises law enforcement standards, knowledge and cooperation worldwide. The academys mission is to support, promote and enhance the personal and professional development of law enforcement leaders by preparing them for complex, dynamic and contemporary challenges through innovative techniques, facilitating excellence in education and research, and forging partnerships throughout the world. For 10 classroom-hour weeks, four times a year, classes of some 250 officers take undergraduate and/or graduate college courses at the FBI Academy campus in the following disciplines: law, behavioral science, forensic science, understanding terrorism/terrorist mindsets, leadership development, communication and health/fitness. Officers participate in a wide range of leadership and specialized training. They share ideas, techniques and experiences with one another, creating lifelong partnerships that span state and national lines. The Yellow Brick Road is the final test of the fitness regimen. It consists of a 6.1mile run through a hilly, wooded trail built by the U.S. Marines. Along the way, participants are challenged to climb over walls, run through creeks, jump through simulated windows, scale rock faces by rope, crawl under barbed wire in muddy water, maneuver across a cargo net and much more. Students who complete the test receive an actual yellow brick to commemorate their achievement. The FBINA was an amazing experience and certainly a highlight of my career, Smith said, especially with the exemplary academic instruction, intense physical fitness training and networking opportunities I received. Local law enforcement officer tackles FBI academy Sheriffs office sergeant enrolls in program to add more skills Special to the Chronicle Citrus County Sheriffs Office Sgt. Brad Smith works his way along the infamous Yellow Brick Road during the 246th session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Va. Around THE COUNTY Homeowners group to meet WednesdayThe Oakwood Village Homeowners Associations meeting will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, at the Central Ridge Library, 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. For information about the meeting, call (352) 527-0649. Candidate to speak Oct. 8 in Crystal River Winn Webb, Citrus County commissioner and candidate for Citrus County sheriff, will be the guest speaker at the Saturday, Oct. 8, meeting of Ronald Reagan Republican Assembly, The meeting begins at 1 p.m. at 938 N. Suncoast Blvd (U.S. 19) in the South Square Plaza, Crystal River. Refreshments will be provided and CASA donations accepted. For information, call (353) 257-5381. 20/20 board of directors convene Oct. 17 The Citrus 20/20 Board of Directors will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, in Room 117, Lecanto Government Building, 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto. All directors are asked to attend. Interested persons are invited to attend. For information about Citrus 20/20 Inc., visit www.citrus2020 .com or call (352) 344-5955. Fire chief to talk to CERT on Oct. 19 Northwest Quadrant Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, Crystal Oaks Community Center, 4958 W. Crystal Oaks Blvd., Lecanto. The board meeting starts at 5:30 for all officers, followed by the business meeting at 6:30 p.m. Citrus County Fire Chief Larry Morabito will be guest speaker at 6:30 p.m. He will discuss fire rescue in Citrus County and answer questions. All CERT personnel are encouraged to attend. To become a CERT member, call Citrus County CERT Action Committee chairman Gerry Brummer at (352) 382-4446 or visit www.citruscountycert.org. Walk for Poor on Oct. 29 in Spring Hill The St. Vincent De Paul Society of St. Thomas Catholic Church in Homosassa will stage the fourth annual Walk for the Poor at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at Anderson Snow Sports Complex in Spring Hill. Those who wish to walk or donate in order to enable the charity to help the areas poor may call Charlie Baldi at (352) 382-5019. From wire reports Lyonelle De Veaux was shot twice in the leg and once in the shoulder.


Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeDUI arrests Jennelle A. Jones 24, of 6808 Blue Jay Lane, Knoxville, Tenn., at 10:16 p.m. Friday, on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence and driving under the influence with damage to the property of another or a person. Breath test results were 0.154 percent and 0.161 percent. Florida law presumes impairment at 0.080 percent. Bond $1,000. Other arrests Ursula Yvette Fletcher 40, of 677 S. Smith Ave., Inverness, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, on an active Marion County warrant for a misdemeanor charge of petit theft. Bond $1,000. Remy Gerald Forte 21, of 7380 S. Forte Evans Point, Homosassa, at 3:28 a.m. Friday, on an active Citrus County warrant for two counts of violation of probation in reference to original felony charges of dealing in stolen property and giving false information to a pawnbroker. No bond. Emily Kaye Stanton 20, of 3705 E. Douglas Fir Close, Beverly Hills, at 2:01 a.m. Friday, on misdemeanor charges of possession of less than 20 grams of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia and issued a notice to appear citation. Carla Ann Sleight 25, of 455 N. Fresno Ave., Inverness, at 8:02 a.m. Friday, on an active Citrus County warrant for a felony charge of scheme to defraud for less than $20,000. Bond $2,000. Bonnie Mae Ball 54, of 3014 E. Raccoon Court, Inverness, at 12:45 p.m. Friday, on a misdemeanor charge of battery. Bond $500. Nicholas R. Clester 21, of 401 S. Pine Ave., Inverness, at 2 p.m. Friday, on an active Seminole County warrant for two counts of violation of probation in reference to original felony charges of possession of more than 20 grams of cannabis and possession of a controlled substance. Bond $3,000. Juan Carlos Ivanyi 42, of 3569 S. Belgrave Drive, Inverness, at 12:06 p.m. Friday, on felony charges of trafficking or endeavoring to traffic in stolen property, grand theft of property valued at $300 or more but less than $5,000 and giving false information to a pawnbroker. Bond $51,000. Jason Chadwick Turem 24, no address, at 12 a.m. Friday, on an active Citrus County warrant for failure to appear in reference to an original felony charge of organized fraud. No bond. Clay Donald Mark 31, of 12838 N. River Garden Drive, Dunnellon, at 8 p.m. Friday, on an active Marion County warrant for a misdemeanor charge of obtaining property by means of a worthless check. Bond $150. David A. Banks 37, of 3122 S. Bayberry Point, Inverness, at 8:15 p.m. Friday, on an active Citrus County warrant for a felony charge of grand theft. Bond $2,000. C HRIS V AN O RMER Staff WriterA neighbor entered a burning house in Dunnellon on Sunday to rescue two dogs. Neither Damen Bolinger, Rainy Arrowood nor their two children were at home when the fire broke out at their wood frame house at 5452 W. Cougar Lane, Dunnellon. A neighbor told another neighbor, Todd Eckerd, about the fire. Eckerd was reported to have entered the burning residence to rescue both dogs. Citrus County Fire Rescue responded, with the firstfire engine arriving 19 minutes later to a fully involved single-family wood frame residence. Because of the severity of the fire, the incident commander ordered a defensive attack. Additional engines from Homosassa, Rock Crusher Road, Pine Ridge, and Kensington Avenue fire stations provided additional equipment and staff. The Citrus Springs station and the Crystal River Volunteer Fire Department responded with tankers for additional water supply. The fire was contained to the original structure. The residence was totally destroyed by the fire, according to the official report. The estimated value of the structure was $49,000 and the contents were estimated at $24,000. It is unknown if the residence was insured. The American Red Cross was contacted to provide assistance to the residents. No injuries were reported. The dogs were being cared for by a neighbor. All fire units left the fire scene about two hours later. Chronicle reporter Chris Van Ormer can be reached at (352) 564-2916 or cvanormer@chronicle online.com. C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE L OCAL HI LO PR 88 47 0.00 HI LO PR 84 48 0.00 HI LO PR 85 53 0.00 HI LO PR 79 50 0.00 HI LO PR 82 52 0.00 HI LO PR 76 47 0.00 YESTERDAYS WEATHER Cool start; sunny skies THREE DAY OUTLOOK Sunny and warmer Sunny to partly cloudy; breezy High: 83 Low: 53 High: 87 Low: 57 High: 87 Low: 60 TODAY & TOMORROW MORNING TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY MORNING WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY MORNING Exclusive daily forecast by: TEMPERATURE* Sunday 84/49 Record 95/47 Normal 87/67 Mean temp. 67 Departure from mean -10 PRECIPITATION* Sunday 0.00 in. Total for the month 0.00 in. Total for the year 51.99 in. Normal for the year 45.59 in.*As of 6 p.m. at Inverness UV INDEX: 8 0-2 minimal, 3-4 low, 5-6 moderate, 7-9 high, 10+ very high BAROMETRIC PRESSURE Sunday at 3 p.m. 30.02 in. DEW POINT Sunday at 3 p.m. 49 HUMIDITY Sunday at 3 p.m. 33% POLLEN COUNT** Grasses and weeds were moderate and trees were light. ** Light only extreme allergic will show symptoms, moderate most allergic will experience symptoms, heavy all allergic will experience symptoms. AIR QUALITY Sunday was good with pollutants mainly ozone. ALMANAC CELESTIAL OUTLOOK SUNSET TONIGHT ............................7:14 P.M. SUNRISE TOMORROW .....................7:25 A.M. MOONRISE TODAY ...........................1:57 P.M. MOONSET TODAY .................................NONE OCT. 3OCT. 11OCT. 19OCT. 26 WATERING RULES BURN CONDITIONS Citrus County/Inverness/Crystal River: Lawn watering is limited to twice per week. Even addresses may water on Thursday and/or Sunday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m. Odd addresses may water on Wednesday and/or Saturday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m. Report violations: Citrus County (352) 527-5543; Crystal River and Inverness: (352) 7264488. Landscape Watering Schedule and Times: Hand watering and micro-irrigation of plants (other than lawns) can be done on any day and at any time. For more information call Florida Division of Forestry at (352) 754-6777. For more information on drought conditions, please visit the Division of Forestrys Web site: http://flame.fl-dof.com/fire_weather/kbdi Todays Fire Danger Rating is: MODERATE. There is no burn ban.City H L Fcast Daytona Bch. 80 62 s Ft. Lauderdale 86 74 sh Fort Myers 86 67 pc Gainesville 79 48 s Homestead 87 70 sh Jacksonville 74 55 s Key West 85 77 ts Lakeland 83 57 s Melbourne 81 67 s City H L Fcast Miami 86 75 sh Ocala 80 50 s Orlando 83 61 s Pensacola 81 54 s Sarasota 84 60 s Tallahassee 79 46 s Tampa 83 62 s Vero Beach 82 67 s W. Palm Bch. 85 72 pc FLORIDA TEMPERATURESNorth winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Bay and inland waters will have a light chop. Mostly sunny today. Gulf water temperature75 LAKE LEVELS Location Sat. Sun. Full Withlacoochee at Holder 28.15 28.10 35.52 Tsala Apopka-Hernando 35.47 35.44 39.25 Tsala Apopka-Inverness 37.30 37.28 40.60 Tsala Apopka-Floral City 39.44 39.40 42.40Levels reported in feet above sea level. Flood stage for lakes are based on 2.33-year flood, the meanannual flood which has a 43-precent chance of being equaled or exceeded in any one year. This data is obtained from the Southwest Florida Water Management District and is subject to revision. In no event will the District or the United States Geological Survey be liable for any damages arising out of the use of this data. If you have any questions you should contact the Hydrological Data Section at (352) 796-7211. MARINE OUTLOOK Taken at Aripeka THE NATION Albany 64 46 .09 sh 64 47 Albuquerque 79 57 pc 79 56 Asheville 58 44 pc 61 40 Atlanta 65 46 s 73 50 Atlantic City 60 52 sh 58 52 Austin 88 47 s 88 57 Baltimore 51 45 .14 sh 60 49 Billings 83 57 pc 85 55 Birmingham 71 42 s 73 49 Boise 82 56 sh 81 51 Boston 65 57 sh 66 53 Buffalo 50 42 .45 sh 60 50 Burlington, VT 54 44 .32 sh 59 52 Charleston, SC 70 46 s 73 52 Charleston, WV 57 40 sh 56 46 Charlotte 65 42 pc 68 45 Chicago 66 41 s 67 51 Cincinnati 65 36 pc 67 44 Cleveland 55 45 .19 sh 58 50 Columbia, SC 71 50 s 74 46 Columbus, OH 60 40 sh 62 46 Concord, N.H. 61 52 .07 sh 63 47 Dallas 84 57 s 86 54 Denver 85 55 pc 82 57 Des Moines 76 40 s 78 51 Detroit 63 40 pc 66 48 El Paso 88 66 pc 87 64 Evansville, IN 68 38 pc 74 44 Harrisburg 49 42 .42 sh 59 46 Hartford 70 51 .16 sh 68 48 Houston 87 54 s 86 58 Indianapolis 67 37 pc 72 47 Jackson 73 45 s 78 48 Las Vegas 92 72 pc 91 71 Little Rock 76 45 s 78 47 Los Angeles 76 64 pc 70 61 Louisville 68 41 pc 72 47 Memphis 73 46 s 76 48 Milwaukee 67 39 s 66 50 Minneapolis 80 43 s 79 52 Mobile 73 48 s 80 53 Montgomery 76 45 s 78 48 Nashville 67 40 pc 73 42 New Orleans 74 62 s 78 58 New York City 64 50 .06 sh 61 53 Norfolk 61 48 c 62 49 Oklahoma City 83 49 pc 85 57 Omaha 78 47 pc 83 55 Palm Springs 102 74 s 91 66 Philadelphia 56 50 .46 sh 60 48 Phoenix 100 77 pc 101 74 Pittsburgh 46 41 .53 sh 58 46 Portland, ME 59 51 1.66 sh 63 53 Portland, Ore 63 55 .02 sh 61 55 Providence, R.I. 70 58 .02 sh 67 52 Raleigh 62 46 pc 65 42 Rapid City 96 46 pc 90 58 Reno 78 51 pc 76 49 Rochester, NY 54 44 .24 sh 62 51 Sacramento 78 53 sh 70 55 St. Louis 71 42 s 78 50 St. Ste. Marie 62 33 s 62 43 Salt Lake City 84 64 ts 81 60 San Antonio 87 58 s 88 59 San Diego 79 64 pc 71 62 San Francisco 71 57 sh 66 58 Savannah 75 45 s 74 51 Seattle 64 50 sh 65 51 Spokane 69 51 .13 pc 72 52 Syracuse 63 43 .26 sh 62 48 Topeka 79 40 pc 84 52 Washington 52 45 .19 sh 60 48YESTERDAYS NATIONAL HIGH & LOW HIGH 102 Palm Springs, Calif. LOW 19 Embarass, Minn. MONDAY CITY H/L/SKY Acapulco 89/79/pc Amsterdam 73/54/pc Athens 75/65/pc Beijing 69/46/pc Berlin 73/50/s Bermuda 83/76/ts Cairo 86/68/s Calgary 72/48/r Havana 84/69/ts Hong Kong 81/74/sh Jerusalem 78/60/s Lisbon 86/64/s London 78/57/pc Madrid 83/52/s Mexico City 73/54/ts Montreal 58/47/sh Moscow 51/42/pc Paris 80/56/s Rio 79/67/ts Rome 83/61/s Sydney 64/54/sh Tokyo 68/57/sh Toronto 58/48/sh Warsaw 71/49/s WORLD CITIES Sunday Monday City H L Pcp. Fcst H L Sunday Monday City H L Pcp. Fcst H L Weather Central, Madison, Wi. Monday TuesdayCity High/Low High/Low High/Low High/LowChassahowitzka* 9:51 a/5:49 a /7:19 p 12:25 a/6:52 a 10:59 a/8:39 p Crystal River** 8:12 a/3:11 a 10:46 p/4:41 p 9:20 a/4:14 a /6:01 p Withlacoochee* 5:59 a/12:59 a 8:33 p/2:29 p 7:07 a/2:02 a 10:00 p/3:49 p Homosassa*** 9:01 a/4:48 a 11:35 p/6:18 p 10:09 a/5:51 a /7:38 p TIDES *From mouths of rivers **At Kings Bay ***At Masons CreekKEY TO CONDITIONS: c=cloudy; dr=drizzle; f=fair; h=hazy; pc=partly cloudy; r=rain; rs=rain/snow mix; s=sunny; sh=showers; sn=snow; ts=thunderstorms; w=windy. SOLUNAR TABLESDATE DAY MINOR MAJOR MINOR MAJOR (MORNING) (AFTERNOON) 10/3 MONDAY 11:54 5:40 6:08 10/4 TUESDAY 12:25 6:36 12:49 7:02 FORECAST FOR 3:00 P.M. MONDAY HI LO PR 80 50 0.00 Today's active pollen: Ragweed, elm, grasses Todays count: 7.0/12 Tuesdays count: 6.6 Wednesdays count: 7.0 ON THE NET For more information about arrests made by the Citrus County Sheriffs Office, go to www.sheriff citrus.org and click on the Public Information link, then on Arrest Reports. Also under Public Information on the CCSO website, click on Crime Mapping for a view of where each type of crime occurs in Citrus County. Click on Offense Reports to see lists of burglary, theft and vandalism. For the Record reports are also archived online at www.chronicleonline.com. The Citrus County Sheriffs Office Volunteer Unit is comprised of nearly 900 citizens serving Citrus County. Members come from all walks of life and bring with them many years of life experience. This experience, combined with dedication and a willingness to help fellow citizens, is an excellent example of people helping one another. To volunteer, call Sgt. Chris Evan at (352) 527-3701 or email cevan@sheriffcitrus.org. For the RECORD QUESTION: Is returning manufacturing to the U.S. a realistic key to mending the economy? Y es. Consumers would pay more for goods but unemployment would plummet. 17 percent (8 votes) No. In a global economy, the cost of U.S. labor isnt competitive. 7 percent (3 votes) Yes. With modern technology, theres no reason we cant produce quality goods at a competitive price. 70 percent (32 votes) No. It would require tax incentives to subsidize, which I oppose. 7 percent (3 votes) Total votes: 46. 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for random drug screening. Bardsley asked to be tested immediately because she said she had a dental appointment at the Citrus County Health Department for her 7-year-old grandson, who is in her legal care. She said the appointment was scheduled five months earlier. Strickland told Bardsley the drug-screening technician had not yet arrived. Bardsley said she waited as long as they could, and then left. Bus drivers, mechanics and some maintenance workers are subject to random, mandatory drug screening. Anyone who refuses a drug test is considered to have a positive test result. School board policy says a positive test results in discipline up to termination, though it does not require termination. Bardsley said Sunday shes heard nothing but positive comments from people in the community. I hear from an extreme amount of people, she said. They cant believe its gotten to this point. Chronicle reporter Mike Wright can be reached at (352) 563-3228 or mwright @chronicleonline.com. started the business at the market in 1972 is semi-retired and lives in Texas. The 12-by-6-foot vendor trailer colorfully sits tucked under a tree between the south and north entrances of Howards Flea Market on U.S. 19 in Homosassa Springs. It is open Friday, Saturday and Sundays. I have been working here since I was 7 years old. Its been a lot of fun watching people enjoy what we make for them and we hope to keep doing this for a long time, Frank Jr. said. He said during the summer months business is usually slow, as it is at the market in general, but come November, it picks big-time including international visitors. One guy from Belgium said he wanted to pitch a tent here so he could wake up every day and start his day with a Dixie dog, he said. His brother Robert jokingly chimed in another customer wanted to trade his sister for a dog. Contact Chronicle staff writer A.B. Sudube at (352) 563-5660 or asidibe@ chronicleonline.com. N ATIONC ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 A5 To place your Bingo ads, call 563-3231 B 10 I 19 For a Day or Night of Fun and to Meet New Friends. Come and Play! To place your Bingo ads, call 563-5592 9203147 KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS 352/746-6921 Located County Rd. 486 & Pine Cone Lecanto, FL (1/2 Mile East of County Rd. 491) 0009C2Q WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY Doors Open 4:30 PM Games Start 6:00 PM PROGRESSIVE JACKPOT ALL PAPER BINGO PRIZES $ 50 TO $ 250 WINNER TAKES ALL POT-O-GO LD Smoke-Free Environment FREE Coffee & Tea TV Monitors for Your Convenience ~ Sandwiches & Snacks ~ HOMOSASSA LIONS BINGO Monday Nights 6:00 PM HOMOSASSA LIONS CLUB HOUSE Rt. 490 Al Becker 794-3184 Free Coffee & Tea Non-Smoking Room $ 10 Package $50 Payout Per Game 1st Monday Every Month at 6pm $20 Pkg. 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Donovan Ave, Crystal River Look for the big billboard! FREE In-Home Fall Prevention & Safety Evaluation CALL FOR APPOINTMENT OPEN MON.-FRI. 8:30AM TO 5:30PM A.B. SIDIBE /For the Chronicle Frank Foster Jr., left, and his brother Robert Foster manage the family-run Dixie Dog stand, a Citrus County institution for nearly 40 years. PATHContinued from Page A1 DRIVER Continued from Page A1 Weird WIRE No bra displays SAVANNAH, Ga. Officials in Savannah said they do not want bras displayed on a city street even if the goal is to raise breast cancer awareness. City Manager Rochelle Small-Toney told council members officials weighed the campaign with the appropriateness of hanging underwear across one of our main streets. The Savannah Morning News reported local radio stations wanted residents to donate bras that would be strung across Broughton Street at four major intersections. Officials said a local car dealer had agreed to donate $1 for each bra up to $5,000. Caroline Keller, the board president of the local chapter of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, said similar campaigns have been conducted in other cities without problems. Fire-ant delayNEESES, S.C. Football games have been postponed by heavy rains, lightning, power outages: and now, fire ants. A game in South Carolina was postponed Friday after the referee decided the field was unplayable because of fire ants. Referee Steve Hook said he found 15 to 20 large, active fire ant mounds shortly before the game. Hook said he was worried about players, coaches and officials. Bruce Hulion with the South Carolina High School League said officials properly handled the safety issue. The home team, Hunter-Kinard-Tyler, tried digging up the ant piles and pouring salt on them before the game was postponed. The field was deemed ready Monday night. Calhoun County beat the home team 19-8. Nude car washer ATTLEBORO, Mass. A man who scrubbed his pickup truck in the nude at a Massachusetts car wash has been sentenced to a year of probation. Robert E. Bailey, of Cumberland, R.I., pleaded guilty on Monday to open and gross conduct for being naked at Economy Car Wash in North Attleborough on May 31. The Sun Chronicle reported a woman vacuuming her vehicle at the business called police after she saw the 65-year-old Bailey in the nude. Police say Bailey was wearing shorts by the time they arrived at the scene and denied doing anything wrong. A judge also ordered Bailey to stay away from the car wash and the witness and to continue counseling. He will also be required to register as a sex offender.Cutting costs ELLWOOD CITY, Pa. Police said a western Pennsylvania couple desperate for money to pay for their wedding netted just $18 for the stolen copper wire they cut from more than a dozen utility poles. North Sewickley police said 23-year-old Joseph Russell and 24-year-old April Cater cut down the wires Aug. 9, four days before their wedding. Russell said he was desperate for money because hed just lost his job and lost a $1,000 deposit after his reception hall abruptly closed down. Sgt. Jeff Bezce said the couple clearly expected to get more money than they got from the scrap where they sold the copper. Russell told WPXI-TV he would pay for the damages. Utility officials said it will cost about $400 to repair the 18 poles that were damaged. Not above law LODI, N.J. A New Jersey police chief says no one is above the law not even his wife. Lodi Police Chief Vincent Caruso ordered an officer to ticket his wife after she double parked while dropping off their 5-year-old son at school. Caruso told The Record newspaper he didnt want her to get any special treatment because of who she is. The chief paid the $54 ticket. Its not the first time for Paula Caruso. The chief ordered another officer to ticket her two years ago after she forgot to move their vehicle for street cleaning. The chief told the newspaper he loves his wife and shes very busy driving their four sons around. From wire reports Kids go unvaccinated More than 1 in 10 parents skip, delay shots L INDSEY T ANNER AP Medical WriterCHICAGO By age 6, children should have vaccinations against 14 diseases, in at least two dozen separate doses, the U.S. government advises. More than 1 in 10 parents reject that, refusing some shots or delaying others mainly because of safety concerns, a national survey found. Worries about vaccine safety were common even among parents whose kids were fully vaccinated: 1 in 5 among that group said they think delaying shots is safer than the recommended schedule. The results suggest more than 2 million infants and young children may not be fully protected against preventable diseases, including some that can be deadly or disabling. The nationally representative online survey of roughly 750 parents of kids age 6 and younger was done last year and results were released online Monday in the journal Pediatrics. They are in line with a larger federal survey released last month, showing at least 1 in 10 toddlers and preschoolers lagged on vaccines that included chickenpox and the measles-mumps-rubella combination shots. That survey, also for 2010, included more than 17,000 households. The Pediatrics survey follows other recent news raising concerns among infectious disease specialists, including a study showing the whooping cough vaccine seems to lose much of its effectiveness after just three years faster than doctors have thought perhaps contributing to recent major outbreaks, most notably in California. Also, data reported in September show a record number of kindergartners parents in California last year used a personal belief exemption to avoid vaccination requirements. Kandace ONeill is a Lakeville, Minn., mom whose views are shared by many parents who dont follow federal vaccine advice. Her 5-year-old son has had no vaccinations since he turned 1, and her 7-monthold daughter has received none of the recommended shots. I have to make sure that my child is healthy, and I do not want to put medications in my child that I think are going to harm them, said ONeill, who was not involved in the survey appearing in Pediatrics. ONeill said shes not an extreme anti-vaccine zealot. She just thinks parents not doctors or schools should make medical decisions for their children. Study author Dr. Amanda Dempsey, a pediatrician and researcher at the University of Michigan, said vaccine skepticism is fueled by erroneous information online and media reports that sensationalize misconceptions. These include the persistent belief among some parents about an autism-vaccine link despite scientific evidence to the contrary and the debunking of one of the most publicized studies that first fueled vaccine fears years ago. Some parents also dismiss the severity of vaccinepreventable diseases because theyve never seen a child seriously ill with those illnesses. But vaccine-preventable diseases including flu and whooping cough can be deadly, especially in infants, said Dr. Buddy Creech, associate director of Vanderbilt Universitys Vaccine Research Program. Creech has two school-aged children who are fully vaccinated and a newborn he said will be given all the recommended vaccinations. From being someone in the trenches seeing children die every year from influenza and its complications ... I would not do a single thing to risk the health of my kids, he said. Creech has served on advisory boards for vaccine makers and has accepted their research money. Dempsey, the surveys lead author, has been a paid adviser to Merck on issues regarding a vaccine for older children but said that company made no contributions to the survey research. Knowledge Networks conducted the survey, which had an error margin of plus or minus 5 percentage points. Dr. Larry Pickering, an infectious disease specialist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said the new survey is important and well done, and indicates doctors need to do a better job of communicating vaccine information to patients. Pickering said he supports the idea of parents being actively involved in medical care for their children, but cautioned: If theyre going to do that, they need to be fully informed about the risks and benefits of vaccines and need to obtain the information from a valid source. The CDC, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Family Physicians are among groups that provide online vaccine information based on medical research. AP Medical Writer Lindsey Tanner can be reached at http://www.twitter.com/ LindseyTanner. Associated Press Kandace ONeill poses Sept. 29 with her 7-month-old daughter, in Lakeville, Minn. ONeills views on child vaccinations are shared by many parents who dont follow federal vaccine advice. Her 5-year-old son has had no vaccinations since he turned 1, and the baby girl has received none of the recommended shots. ON THE NET American Academy of Pediatrics: www.aap.org CDC: www.cdc.gov American Academy of Family Physicians: www.aafp.org www.chronicleonline.com


HUNGRY? Helping Hands Apostolic Life Outreach willconduct a food distribution from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at the Inglis Community Center, 137 Highway 40 West, Inglis.This is a Levy County distribution and proof ofresidence is required (i.e. drivers license, electric bill, voting card,etc.). There willbe signs on U.S. 19 leading to the event.For more information orto reserve a bag of food, call Keith at (352) 949-1775. Nature Coast Ministries food pantry is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The office is at 999 State Road 44 in Crystal River (next to RaceTrac in the old Skidmore building). Call (352) 563-1860. SOS Ministry food pantry is open from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 439 E. Norvell Bryant Highway (County Road 486), opposite the entrance to Citrus Hills. (Please note change in location.) Call (352) 527-0052 or (352) 746-7161. If new to the program, bring drivers license and Social Security cards for all family members for initial registration. Food is distributed according to family size. St. Annes Anglican Church food pantry opens from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. daily in the administration building. Daystar Life Center gives out food to all needy individuals and families throughout Citrus County. Doors are open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Picture ID and interview required. Daystar is at 6751 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River, across from the Publix Shopping Center. Call (352) 795-8668. Citrus United Basket (CUB)food pantry isopen to all underserved Citrus County residents from9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at103Mill Ave, Inverness(east of the new courthouse). Participants must provide proof of income, photo ID and Social Security numbers for each family member. Contact CUB at(352) 344-2242 or cublisa@embarqmail.com. First Baptist Church of Crystal River has its food pantry open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. The church is at 700 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River. For information, call (352) 795-3367. Our Lady of Fatimas Food Pantry, at 604 U.S. 41 S., is open from 10 a.m. to2 p.m. Monday to Friday. Proper photo ID, proof of residence and interview are required for assistance to needy residents of Floral City, Hernando and Inverness. Call (352) 726-1707. First United Methodist Church of Inverness Gods Kitchen serves from 11:30 a.m. to noon Mondays in the fellowship hall, 3896 S. Pleasant Grove Road. A bus is available for transportation to the church on Mondays. Call (352) 726-2522. The New Church Without Walls gives free food boxes away at 5 p.m. Mondays at the neighborhood park in Hernando off Railroad Drive where feeding the homeless takes place. Call (352) 344-2425. Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church food pantry is open from 9 to 10 a.m. the third Tuesday monthly at 6 Roosevelt Blvd. Food is distributed on right side of parish office garage area. Parking is available in right parking field next to garage area. Pantry is open to those who truly qualify for this program. No vouchers or financial aid given. Call Anna at (352) 527-2381 or the church at (352) 746-2144. The Hernando Seventhday Adventist Church at 1880 N. Trucks Ave., Hernando, provides food distribution for needy families through its Food Pantry, which is open the second and fourth Tuesday monthly from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please have proper photo I.D. available at the time of the request for food. For information, call (352) 212-5159. El-Shaddai food ministries brown bag of food distribution takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River Church of God, 2180 W. 12th Ave., behind the former Lincoln Mercury dealership. Although food is distributed once a week, families are only eligible for food once a month. For information, call (352) 6289087 or (352) 302-9925. The USDA is an equal-opportunity provider. Citrus County Veterans Coalition operates a Veterans Food Bank for Citrus County veterans and their family members in need. The Veterans Food Bank has moved to its new location, opposite the Disabled American Veterans building, at 1039 N. Paul Drive, Inverness. This is the only location authorized to accept or distribute food staples for the CCVC Veterans Food Bank. Food distribution is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The CCVC, Veterans Food Bank will gratefully accept any food staples, which can be dropped off between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call Richard at (352) 4008952 or Gary at (352) 527-4537 with any questions or emergency food requests. We Care Food Pantry gives out food to needy people. Initial registrations are accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. To qualify for assistance, participants must be a Homosassa or Homosassa Springs resident with identification. For more information and dates for food distributions, call (352) 628-0445. Beverly Hills Community Churchs Food Pantry, 82 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills,distributes foodfrom 11 a.m. to noon and 6 to 7 p.m. the last Tuesday monthly.To qualify for assistance, you must be aBeverly Hills resident with identification.Call the church office at (352) 746-3620 to make a reservation. There will be an initial registration for each recipient, then you will need to call the office at least a week ahead of time to let us know you will be requiring food. The food pantry of First Presbyterian Church of Crystal River is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays. The pantry is open to meet the emergency needs of people in the community. Everyone is invited to participate once a week as needed. Bring a photo ID and the date of birth for each member of your household. The church is at 1501 S.E. U.S.19, north of Sweetbay. Call (352) 795-2259. Suncoast Baptist Church 5310 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa Springs, has its food pantry open from 8 a.m. to noon the second Wednesday monthly for pre-bagged food. Free bread is available from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. Everyone is welcome. St. Margarets Episcopal Churchs Feed My Sheep outreach provides a hot lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays. The food pantry is open from 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. We are an equal opportunity provider. The pantry is no longer open on Wednesday evenings or Fridays. For information, call (352) 726-3153. Food pantry of Floral City First Baptist Church Emergency Feeding Program is open from 1 to 3 p.m. the third Wednesday monthly. Dunnellon Presbyterian and Holy Faith Episcopal food pantry opens from 9 a.m. to noon Thursdays at 19924 W. Blue Cove Drive, Dunnellon. Calvary Chapel of Inverness Feed the Hungry free lunch is served from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays in the fellowship hall, 960 S. U.S. 41. Food pantry is open from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesdays. Call (352) 726-1480. Our Fathers Table serves free Saturday lunches from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at St. Annes Anglican Church, one mile west of the Plantation Inn on West Fort Island Trail. Call (352) 795-2176. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Citrus Springs serves those in need with free boxes of food from its food pantry the third Saturday morning monthly. Call (352) 465-6613 on the preceding Tuesday to sign up for the distribution. Inverness Church of God hosts a soup kitchen the first and third Sunday monthly following the 10:30 a.m. worship service in the Family Life Center. Inverness Church of God is at 416 U.S. 41 S., Inverness. Call (352) 726-4524. Visit a LifeSouth bloodmobile or center during October to get bitten by a real vampire. To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call (352) 527-3061. Donors must be at least 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health to be eligible to donate. A photo ID is also required. The Lecanto branch office is at 1241 S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491), open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays (7 p.m. Wednesdays), 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. The Inverness branch is at 301 W. Main St., open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekday, (6:30 p.m. Wednesdays), 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturdays, closed Sundays. Visit www.lifesouth.org for details. 1 to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, Citrus County Tax Collectors Office, 210 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness. 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Oct. 3, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, Pope John Paul II Catholic School, 4341 W. Homosassa Trail, Homosassa. 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, West Citrus Elks Lodge No. 2693, 7890 W. Grover Cleveland Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, Oct. 6, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, Camp E-NiniHassee, 7027 E. Stage Coach Trail, Floral City. 3 to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, Sertoma Octoberfest, Crystal River Mall. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, Sertoma Octoberfest, Crystal River Mall. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9, Sertoma Octoberfest, Crystal River Mall. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, Subway in Bealls plaza, 2639 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Oct.11, Bella Vita Spa & Fitness at Terra Vista, 2125 Skyview Crossing, Hernando. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, Activities Center at Terra Vista, 240 W. Fenway, Hernando. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, Citrus High School, 600 W. Highlands Blvd., Inverness. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, Citrus Memorial Health System, 502 Highlands Blvd., Inverness. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, Citrus Memorial Health System, 502 Highlands Blvd., Inverness. 8:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, Arbor Lakes Community, 4215 N. Lake Vista Trail, Hernando. Noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, Inverness Elks Lodge No. 2522, 3580 E. Lemmon Drive, Hernando. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 16, Rock Crusher Road 1st Church of God, 419 N. Rock Crusher Road, Crystal River. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, Subway in Bealls plaza, 2639 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 3 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, U.S. Air Force, 2627 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, Cypress Cove Care Center, 700 S.E. Eighth Ave., Crystal River. 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Oct. 18, Midway Animal Hospital, 1635 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, Homosassa Elementary School, 10935 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa Springs. 8 a.m. to noon Thursday, Oct. 20, Forest View, 960 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, Bealls, 2851 E. Gulf-toLake Highway, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, Bizco Shredding Event visit www.bizcoteamcitrus.com, 204 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River. 7:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St. 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, VillageCadillac-Toyota, 2431 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, Love Honda, 2219 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, Love Chevrolet, 2209 State Road 44 W., Inverness. 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. Noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, Sumter Electric Cooperative, U.S. 301 and Sumter County Road 471, Sumterville. 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, Friends of Crystal River Park-Haunted House, 3266 N. Sailboat Ave., Crystal River. 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, Friends of Crystal River Park-Haunted House, 3266 N. Sailboat Ave., Crystal River. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 30, Cooter Festival, Cooter Pond, North Apopka Avenue, Inverness. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A6 M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE W ILL C ONSTRUCTION 352-628-2291 DRYER VENT CLEANING $ 9 0 $ 90 0009FV7 PREVENT FIRE! For Information and costs, call 726-8323 Burial Shipping Cremation Funeral Home With Crematory 0007QUW Member of International Order of the INSIDE Crystal River Mall 7 95-148 4 Inside Walmart Hwy. 200, Ocala 291-1467 0009B3A FREE HEARING TEST Coupon Expires 10/10/11 (Limit 2 per visit) Battery Sale .89 Hearing Aid Repairs MUST PRESENT COUPON ANY MAKE OR MODEL $ 69 95 ONE WEEK ONLY OBITUARIES The Citrus County Chronicles policy permits both free and paid obituaries. Obituaries must be verified by the funeral home or society in charge of arrangements. Free obituaries, run one day, can include: full name of deceased; age; hometownstate; date of death; place of death; date, time and place of visitation; funeral services. If websites, photos, survivors, memorial contributions or other information are included, this will be designated as a paid obituary and a cost estimate provided to the sender. A flag will be included for free for those who served in the U.S. military. (Please note this service when submitting a free obituary.) Additionally, all obituaries will be posted online at www.chronicleonline .com. Paid obituaries are printed as submitted by funeral homes or societies. Paid obituaries may include the information permitted in the free obituaries, as well as date of birth; parents names; predeceased and surviving family members; year married and spouses name (date of death, if predeceased by spouse); religious affiliation; biographical information, including education, employment, military service, organizations and hobbies; officiating clergy; interment/ inurnment; and memorial contributions. Area funeral homes with established accounts with the Chronicle are charged $8.75 per column inch. Non-local funeral homes and those without accounts are required to pay in advance by credit card, and the cost is $10 per column inch. Small photos of the deceaseds face can be included for an additional charge. Larger photos, spanning the entire column, can also be accommodated, and will incur a size-based fee. Additional days of publication or reprints due to errors in submitted material are charged at the same rates. Deadline is 3 p.m. for obituaries to appear in the next days edition. Email obits@ chronicleonline.com or fax (352) 563-3280. Phone (352) 563-5660 for details. SO YOU KNOW No local obituaries were submitted for publication in Mondays Chronicle Food PROGRAMS Blood DRIVES Deaths ELSEWHERE LifeSouth is the sole blood provider for Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center and Citrus Memorial Health System. Gwen Yearwood, 73SINGERS MOTHER NASHVILLE, Tenn. Gwen Yearwood, the mother of country music performer Trisha Yearwood and the co-author of two recently published cooking books with her daughter, has died at age 73. Yearwood died early Saturday morning in Tifton, Ga., after a long fight with cancer. A statement to the Associated Press says Trisha Yearwood and her sister Beth were by their mothers side when she died. The family is deeply appreciative of the care and concern theyve received throughout this journey, the statement said. Gwen Yearwood, a teacher who lived in Monticello, Ga., for much of her life, wrote two cookbooks with her daughters: Georgia Cooking in an Oklahoma Kitchen, released in 2008, followed by Home Cooking with Trisha Yearwood, issued in 2010. Trisha Yearwood, a Grammy-winning singer, was among country musics most popular acts before going into semi-retirement with her husband Garth Brooks in Oklahoma. She continues to be a popular draw when she performs and said recently she hopes soon to hit Broadway when her stepchildren are all in college. The family statement thanked well-wishers and asked expressions of sympathy be directed to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, which helps fund breast cancer research, in Gwen Yearwoods name.Robert Whitaker, 71PHOTOGRAPHER LONDON Photographer Robert Whitaker, who shot some of the most famous and infamous images of The Beatles, has died at the age of 71. Whitakers friend, photo archivist Dave Brolan, said he died of cancer Sept. 20 in Sussex, southern England. Whitaker took scores of well-known pictures of The Beatles, including the controversial butcher cover of the 1966 American album Yesterday and Today. The image of the Fab Four in white coats surrounded by decapitated dolls and slabs of raw meat proved too strong for record company Capitol, which ordered the cover withdrawn soon after the albums release. The record was rereleased with an inoffensive picture of the band sitting on a steamer trunk. Originals are coveted by collectors and can sell for thousands of dollars. Whitaker a fan of surrealism later said the image was a meditation on fame and an attempt to shake up the bands image, inspired by a dream about The Beatles being ripped to shreds by all these young girls when they came out of a stadium. Born in Harpenden, southern England in 1939, Whitaker emigrated to Australia in his early 20s and was working as a photographer in Melbourne when The Beatles visited the country in 1964. He was assigned to photograph manager Brian Epstein for the Jewish News; Epstein was so impressed with the resulting image of himself adorned with peacock feathers that he offered Whitaker a job as staff photographer for his company, NEMS. The job involved photographing Merseybeat acts including Cilla Black and Gerry & The Pacemakers, as well as capturing The Beatles onstage, backstage, in planes and hotel rooms and all manner of locations over more than two years. He covered the bands final world tour in 1966 and took the pictures used on the collage-style cover of the Revolver album. After parting company with The Beatles, Whitaker photographed Mick Jagger on the sets of the films Performance and Ned Kelly, helped create the psychedelic cover for Creams Disraeli Gears album and worked on the influential underground magazine Oz. Increasingly wary of being pigeonholed as a pop photographer, Whitaker moved into news, covering the Vietnam War and other conflicts for publications including Time and Life. He also spent time photographing his artistic hero, Salvador Dali. In the 1970s, he moved to the English countryside, where he farmed and raised cattle. He is survived by his wife, Sue, and three children. Funeral details were not immediately available. From wire reports


Associated PressCOPENHAGEN, Denmark Denmark has imposed a fat tax on foods such as butter and oil as a way to curb unhealthy eating habits. The Nordic country introduced the tax Saturday, of 16 kroner ($2.90) per kilogram of saturated fat in a product. Ole Linnet Juul, food director at Denmarks Confederation of Industries, said the tax will increase the price of a burger by around $0.15 and raise the price of a small package of butter by around $0.40. The tax was approved by large majority in a parliament in March as a move to help increase the average life expectancy of Danes. Denmark, like some other European countries, already has higher fees on sugar, chocolates and soft drinks, but Linnet Juul said he believes the Nordic country is the first in the world to tax fatty foods. In September, Hungary introduced a new tax popularly known as the Hamburger Law, but that only involves higher taxes on soft drinks, pastries, salty snacks and food flavorings. The outgoing conservative Danish government planned the fat tax as part of a goal to increase the average life expectancy of Danes, currently below the OECD average at 79 years, by three years over the next 10 years. Linnet Juul said the tax mechanism is very complex. Associated PressKANSAS CITY, Mo. Across the street from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, a foreboding tower of shipping containers glowers at the building spelling out an in-your-face message: IOU. On the other side: USA. The 65-foot-high structure by artist John Salvest is made up of 117 carefullyaligned cargo and storage containers the kind that ply the worlds rivers and oceans carrying everything from Hyundais to Happy Meal toys. The piece is creating a buzz in Kansas City as debate about the national deficit surfaces as a key theme of the upcoming presidential race and budget shortfalls are the top concern in the nations statehouses. The artist behind it says the message is open to interpretation. But the symbolism of shipping containers stacked tall in the shadow of the citys Federal Reserve building can be taken as a slap at a government groping for ways out of its debts. Obviously, the inspiration was the national debt problem, Salvest said in a telephone interview from his home in Jonesboro, Ark., where he teaches at Arkansas State University. But that trickles down into a lot of peoples lives, and I think a lot of people are frustrated or angry or worried about their economic well-being. He added: Some people are offended by it. One woman said I feel its nothing but a big waste of money. Some have sent me really sweet emails about how it really moved them. Since the piece went up earlier this month, there have been more than 50 visitors a day, said Stacy Switzer, artistic director of Grand Arts, the nonprofit Kansas City gallery and sculpture studio that funded the project. Weve gotten everything from When is that ugly thing coming down? to people coming out of the Feds Money Museum saying they may not like the looks of it, but they understand it, Switzer said. Switzer would not say how much the project cost. But she said with renting the containers, hiring a crane to put them in place, paying for round-the-clock security to make sure no one climbs the structure or tags it with graffiti, it is definitely one of our biggest projects. The IOU side faces the Federal Reserves new building and is fully visible to employees from windows looking directly out on to the park. Bill Medley, spokesman for the Kansas City Fed, said the bank is not commenting. Salvest described an installation process that required NASA launch-like precision to line up the containers and bomb-sniffing dogs sent over by the Kansas City Fed to ensure the containers were safe. So far, the piece has generated discussion, but no incidents. Michael Mikkelsen, 29, of Kansas City, was among fans of the piece. Mikkelsen was taking part in a protest against the Federal Reserve at the site Friday and said he was excited when he heard the IOU/USA piece was coming to Kansas City. The artworks awesome, Mikkelsen said. I think it helps people to like look into the Fed more and understand what theyre doing. The way the Fed creates money, theyre creating money out of debt instead of having sound money where theyre encouraging savings. The work, which comes down in mid-October, goes beyond the anger and rhetoric circulating out there and makes us think about what it means to be in our economic situation, said Jan Schall, curator of modern and contemporary art at the NelsonAtkins Museum of Art in Kansas City. Its a very complex work, she said. To me, with one sculptural, monumental-sized installation piece a whole flood of ideas is released for our consideration. Long road from farm to fork worsens food outbreaks Associated PressWASHINGTON The recent listeria outbreak from cantaloupe shows large-scale occurrences of serious illnesses linked to tainted food have grown more common through the years, partly because much of what we eat takes a long and winding road from farm to fork. A cantaloupe grown on a Colorado field may make four or five stops before it reaches the dinner table. Theres the packing house where it is cleaned and packaged, then the distributor who contracts with retailers to sell the melons in large quantities. A processor may cut or bag the fruit. The retail distribution center is where the melons are sent out to various stores. Finally its stacked on display at the grocery store. Imported fruits and vegetables, which make up almost two-thirds of the produce consumed in the United States, have an even longer journey. Increasingly with agribusiness you have limited producers of any given food, so a breakdown in a facility or plant or in a large field crop operation exposes thousands because of the way the food is distributed, said Dr. Brian Currie, an infectious disease specialist at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. The Colorado cantaloupe crop thats linked to 84 illnesses and as many as 17 deaths in 19 states has traveled so far and wide producer Jensen Farms doesnt even know exactly where their fruit ended up. The company said last week it cant provide a list of retailers that sold the tainted fruit because the melons were sold and resold. It named the 28 states where the fruit was shipped, but people in other states have reported getting sick. A Kansas-based processor that purchased cantaloupes from Jensen, Carols Cuts, didnt provide a notice to its customers that it had sold the farms cantaloupes until nine days after the original recall. The food chain is very complex, said Sherri McGarry, a senior adviser in the Food and Drug Administrations Office of Foods. There are many steps, and the more steps there are the harder it can be to link up each step to identify what the common source of an outbreak is. Fewer and larger farms and companies dominate food production in the country. That has driven some consumers to seek out farmers markets and locally grown produce. Supermarkets now highlight food grown nearby, while farmers markets have soared in popularity. But many in the produce industry have come together to try and improve the ability to quickly trace food from field to plate. This is good business. Large recalls, such as spinach in 2006, peanuts in 2009 and eggs in 2010, tend to depress sales for an entire product industry, even if only one company or grower was responsible for the outbreak. Recent outbreaks of salmonella in peanuts and eggs, which are ingredients in thousands of foods, have been more widespread and sickened more people than have the tainted cantaloupe. There has been a laser focus on improving traceability so any recall can identify the affected product immediately and not have an effect on the rest of the entire category, said Ray Gilmer of United Fresh Produce Association, which represents the countrys largest growers. Gilmer said larger food companies have no choice but to take food safety very seriously. The stakes for a large company to have a food safety incident are huge, he said. It could destroy their company. Listeria, a bacteria found in soil and water, often turns up in processed meats because it can contaminate a processing facility and stay there for a long period of time. Its also common in unpasteurized cheeses and unpasteurized milk, though less so produce such as cantaloupe. The disease can cause fever, muscle aches, gastrointestinal symptoms and even death. One in five people who have listeria can die. A food safety law passed by Congress last year gives the FDA new power to improve tracing food through the system. Food safety advocates say the law will help make the food network safer by focusing on making every step in the chain safer and making it easier to find the source of outbreaks. For the first time, larger farms are required to submit plans detailing how they are keeping their produce safe. Erik Olson, director of food and consumer safety programs for the Pew Health Group, said it is critical those improvements are made to prevent more, larger outbreaks as the system grows more complex. Clearly, the food industry has just changed enormously in the last several decades, Olson said. It would be virtually impossible to sit down and eat a meal and eat food that hasnt come from all over the world. N ATION/W ORLD C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 A7 0009ELM 0009FMH Encore Ensemble Theater Inc. presents: Proceeds to help benefit the Homosassa Lions Club charities. Oct. 15, 16, 22 & 23, 2011 Directed by Mike Shier Sr. & Ashley Kisner Saturday Evening Performances with Social Hour Beginning at 6:00 pm Sunday Matinee Performance with Social Hour Beginning at 1:00 pm Seats by Reservation Only Please Call: (352) 212-5417 Catered Dinner & Performance $20 per person Homosassa Lions Club 8396 W. Homosassa Trail Homosassa, FL Seance at the Bingo Hall A Zany Audience Participation Murder Mystery by Eileen Moushey Illnesses travel Associated Press Eric Jensen walks a field with rotting cantaloupes on the Jensen Farms near Holly, Colo., on Wednesday, Sept. 28. Eric and his brother Ryan own Jensen Farms that has been identified as the source of the national listeria outbreak that has killed as many as 17 people so far. ON THE NET Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov/listeria/index.html Associated Press Demonstrators stand Sept. 30 in front of the letters IOU spelled out on shipping containers across the street from the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City in Memorial Hill Park in Kansas City, Mo. The piece, designed by artist John Salvest, is almost seven stories tall and is comprised of 117 shipping containers. Kansas City public art project takes on debt Large recalls, such as spinach in 2006, peanuts in 2009 and eggs in 2010, tend to depress sales for an entire product industry. Denmark starts taxing fat


O PINION Page A8 MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011 Nugents rhetoricI received an email from Rep. Richard Nugent, posing the question that, since it was obvious (to him, at least) that the governments efforts to stimulate the economy havent worked so far, why not pass a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution? He figures this would be something new and give Americans a reason to believe were back on the right track. Since Mr. Nugent provides no exposition of the terms of a proposed balanced budget amendment, he is asking for a response in a vacuum. But, then, who needs details? With or without details, however, Mr. Nugents suggestion seems a bit like telling the guy whose car wont start that youll buy him an air conditioner. While hes still not going anywhere, he can feel good about staying at home. Whatever your view of a balanced budget amendment, our immediate need is economic recovery. We need right now a credible plan to bring jobs, especially manufacturing jobs, back to America. We need right now a responsible government where politicians get off their talking points, roll up their sleeves, compromise and move this country forward. We need a fiscally sound long-term plan that balances restraints of governmental spending with a fair taxation system that increases governmental revenues. Mr. Nugent, I implore you to give us what we need. Please get on the right track and make me believe. Elwood R. Harding Jr. Beverly Hills A correctionI am writing this in the hope that it answers Mr. Lee Harkeys question posed to me in his letter concerning my letter published Sept. 14. If you would please read again what I wrote Mr. Harkey, I did not write that shooting ranges are the leading cause of lead contamination to groundwater in Florida. I wrote, and I quote, Lead is also the leading cause of groundwater contamination created by firing ranges in Florida. You can find this information for yourself by simply typing groundwater contamination caused by shooting ranges into any Internet search engine. Linda Boutwell Lecanto Costly changes Yesterday (Sept. 23), the mailman delivered my Medicare RX Rewards Plus Annual Notice of Changes for 2012. Starting Jan. 1, my monthly premium goes up more than $40 per month. This is because if youre married, you must pay the an extra amount for your Medicare. Im a diabetic and use an insulin pump. I use eight-plus vials of insulin a month. According to the new report, just for my insulin, it will cost from $850 to more than $1,000 a month. Looks like I may have to stop taking my insulin, because I cant afford that kind of cost. Now, my insulin doesnt include all the other medication I take. Some medicines that were in Tier 1 have been upgraded to Tier 2 and Tier 3, and the medicines that were in Tier 4 are now in Tiers 5 and 6. After speaking with my diabetes doctor yesterday, I told him I may have to stop taking medicines all together. Its either that or I may lose my house, my vehicle and a lot of other things. Ive called different drug companies and asked about getting some help with my drugs. They all told me that I make too much money. So where am I supposed to look now? I guess Ill have to wait until next year and see what happens. Jake Little Homosassa I have no beef with the student Republicans. Oh, I disagree with them about affirmative action, and probably a dozen other things as well. But I am not troubled amused, but not troubled by the way theyve expressed their view. Unfortunately, others have been less sanguine. The story goes as follows: the GOP student group at the University of California at Berkeley wanted to illustrate its opposition to pending legislation that would allow state universities to consider race, gender, ethnicity and national origin as factors in admission. So it sponsored an Increase Diversity Bake Sale, in which the prices varied according to race. White men were asked to pay $2 for what Asian men could get for $1.50, Latino men for $1, AfricanAmerican men for 75 cents and Native American men for a quarter. All women received a 25-cent discount off those prices. If I were going to use baked goods as a metaphor for affirmative action, my price scale would go like this: Black and Native American men would pay $10, Asian and Latino men $7 for brownies white men were able to buy for a buck, and the blacks, the Native Americans, the Asians and the Latinos would have to walk a gauntlet of gunfire, physical assault, name calling and legal roadblocks in order to reach the counter. Women would not be allowed to buy any brownies, but would be required to remain in the kitchen baking them, preferably while barefoot and pregnant. After 350 years, the black, Latino, Asian and Native American men would get a $5 discount off the original prices (do the math) but theyd have to listen to white men carp about the gross unfairness of it all. Women would also get a discount, but would have to sweep up the bakery after it closed. That said, Im troubled at the response the GOP students have faced. There has been outrage, which is fair, but they say theyve also been harassed and threatened online, which is not. One student protesting the sale told a reporter it was hurtful, attacking underrepresented communities by reducing their communities to a cheaply priced good. But even granting the vulnerability felt by such students, would we do them any favors, do we prepare them for the world, by treating them as delicate flowers who must be shielded from all that is hurtful? We might do better teaching them to cope with the hurtful things that will inevitably come. The contretemps sparked a resolution from the student senate reportedly and ominously noting the power of a separate student Judiciary Council to defund any group that discriminates and condemning the use of discrimination whether it is in satire or in seriousness by any student group. The resolution thus combined politically-correct censorship, and short-sighted overreach, laying out a rubric which, writ large, would outlaw the likes of Chris Rock, Mark Twain, Richard Pryor, Norman Lear, Stephen Colbert, and other satirists who have used discrimination to make trenchant political points. Thankfully, the racist bake sale and a counter protest went on last week as planned. There was no violence, just vigorous debate and a visceral reminder of what a messy, dangerous, and powerful tool the founders entrusted to us when they said we had the right to speak our minds. Let freedom ring. Write to Leonard Pitts Jr. at 1 Herald Plaza, Miami, FL 33132 or lpitts@miamiherald.com. It is one thing to study historically the ideas which have influenced our predecessors, and another to seek in them an influence fruitful for ourselves. John Morley, Carlyle (1871-1908) Thoughts on a half-baked idea CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE Founded by Albert M. Williamson You may differ with my choice, but not my right to choose. David S. Arthurs publisher emeritus EDITORIAL BOARD Gerry Mulligan .......................................... publisherCharlie Brennan ............................................ editor Neale Brennan ........ promotions/community affairsMike Arnold .......................................... HR directorSandra Frederick ............................ managing editor Curt Ebitz ........................................ citizen member Mac Harris ...................................... citizen member Rebecca Martin ................................ guest member KEEP LID ON POLITICS Board room wrong place to campaign A recent county commission meeting was the wrong forum for Commissioner Winn Webb to take shots at Sheriff Jeff Dawsy over his budget. It is absolutely the commissioners duty to question spending of all constitutional officers; however, Commissioner Webb allowed his political differences with Dawsy to cloud his judgment. Dawsys budget document was presented in advance of the meeting so commissioners would have time to ask questions and receive clarifications. Webb did not ask any questions at that time and instead chose the commission board room in an attempt to embarrass the sheriff. Among other things, Webb criticized the sheriff for using $983,000 in retirement savings rather than cutting it from his budget. However, county government and all other constitutional offices did the same thing and Webb did not criticize himself or other constitutional officers for doing so. Webb also said Dawsys savings were not in line with the other constitutional officers; however, a budget brief prepared by the county shows the sheriffs budget is the only one of the constitutional officers budgets that is actually going down this year. This is not to say that just because Webb is running against Dawsy for sheriff that he cannot question him on county business. He should; however, he should first ask questions to gain a better understanding and collect good data to work from before trying to embarrass the sheriff in front of the commission and public. Going forward, Commissioner Webb should be careful to not mix the political and public-service arenas. He can say anything he wants about the sheriff on the campaign trail, but he must watch his motives and actions while conducting the peoples business as a commissioner. THE ISSUE: Criticism of the sheriffs office budget.OUR OPINION: Politics do not belong in commission business. OPINIONS INVITED The opinions expressed in Chronicle editorials are the opinions of the newspapers editorial board. Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in a letter to the editor. Persons wishing to address the editorial board, which meets weekly, should call Charlie Brennan at (352) 563-5660. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and hometown, including letters sent via email. Names and hometowns will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out. We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste. Letters must be no longer than 350 words, and writers will be limited to three letters per month. SEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to (352) 563-3280 or email to letters@chronicleonline.com LETTERS to the Editor Chinese labor On the news media, I see where California and a couple other states have hired Chinese companies and Chinese laborers to come in our country and build bridges for us. Now let me get this straight: All these businesses are outsourcing the jobs overseas and bringing in overseas labor to do our jobs. Their biggest excuse was theres not enough laborers in this country, not enough welders. Well, let me tell you something, theres enough highly skilled union welders in this country to do these jobs. Whered it go?Im reading in todays (Sept. 28) paper (about) Sundays fundraiser to benefit the community center for the George Washington Carver School. About two years ago, Nancy Argenziano gave this community center $250,000 to do this work and all theyve got is a slab. I would like to know what happened to the rest of this money.Brotherly loveIm sounding off to those of us (who) call ourselves Christians. How can you say you love God, whom you have not seen, but your neighbor you see every day, you refuse to speak and get to know 1 John 4:20. We go to church Sunday mornings, Bible studies on Wednesday nights faithfully and we send our children to Christian schools, but refuse to teach them about other cultures and rules. Read Matthew 7:1 and absorb it. If we truly try a little harder, Im sure we can figure this out. If you are not deceiving yourself, this article does not apply to you. These days we need each other more than ever and you will be in for a rude awakening when our Savior says, Depart from me, I never knew you. Its too late. Brotherly love can only help us all. Im praying for this community daily.Available bikeI see that theres a woman (who) is a grandmother who needs a bike for her child, that it was stolen. We would be happy to give them a bike. We have one from our grandson, whos outgrown it, and it would be a bike for a boy under 10. My number is (352) 484-8408. I hope we can help her out and give her this bike.Stolen bicycle I am responding to an article in Sound Off on a bike theft: I just wanted to say thank you to the creep who stole my grandsons bike from his bus stop. I did recover a bicycle in Citrus Springs in a retention pond. I dont know if it is the same bicycle, but I would like to try to get in touch with the woman who wrote the article. You can reach me at (352) 489-0855 and my name is Rick. Bicycle donation Im calling about the ad that came out in Sound Off about the bike theft. If some other good Samaritan hasnt already called to help her out to get another bicycle or replace it, would you give her my number and well see what we can do to help her? Its (352) 364-1575. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about any subject. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. COMMENTS will be edited for length, libel, personal or political attacks and good taste. Editors will cut libelous material. OPINIONS expressed are purely those of the callers. S OUND OFF CALL 563-0579 Leonard Pitts OTHER VOICES C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE


10 successful years Thank you again, Citrus County, for supporting our Fall Book Sale. This was a special sale for a number of reasons. We had a record number of beautiful books donated by our residents we completely filled the Citrus County Auditorium to the brim. Because of that and your enthusiastic purchases, we made a very impressive $40,888.80 for our efforts, and we topped the $600,000 mark of money raised for the Coastal Region, Lakes Region and Central Ridge libraries and the library system. We have now provided more than $620,000 for the purchase of materials and other projects. With the budget constraints on all services and the even greater use of the libraries, these figures are particularly significant. This money has enabled the libraries to provide new books and other materials requested by patrons to add even more to our libraries importance and satisfaction in the community. This sale was also the 10th anniversary of Friends of Citrus County Library Systems existence and semiannual book sales. In celebration of that milestone, we had visits from many costumed authors and characters from literature during the weekend. We also want to thank the Citrus Clowns, who were present to paint faces and hand out balloon animals to happy children. Our sales are huge undertakings which owe their success to many community organizations. We are deeply grateful to the following individuals and groups, who helped make the fall sale another triumph: the Citrus County Chronicle for co-sponsorship of the semiannual event, with special appreciation to Neale Brennan, Nancy Kennedy and editors of the weeklies, and also to the truck driver who worked with us to return empty boxes and other materials to our book house following the sale. We also thank WYKE-TV for its continued support; the staff of the Citrus County Auditorium and Parks and Recreation for their friendliness and assistance; the many energetic Rotarians of Inverness for setting up more than 100 tables; the Citrus High School Air Force JROTC students for distributing 1,163 jampacked banana boxes in setup and for after-sale cleanup; the Inverness Walmart Supercenter and Forest Ridge Publix for donating the banana boxes; and to the Crystal River Publix and the Crystal River Sweetbay for supplying plastic bags. Many thanks as well to the entire library staff and our faithful courier, Lee Seagreaves, for their help in collection and delivery of donated materials. Special thanks also go to Tom and Sue Smith of Maja Signs and Designs for our new banners and to the three energetic and enthusiastic men from the Mission in Citrus for their valuable help with the boxes during and following the sale. The success of these fundraisers also depends on the hard work and devotion of the FOCCLS volunteers. To the 144 friends who worked this sale, many thanks for your energy and enthusiasm. Finally, and most importantly, we salute the people of Citrus County who make these events possible through their contributions of quality books and by their patronage of the sales. We couldnt succeed without you! FOCCLS operates yearround. Volunteers are now at work sorting, pricing and packing boxes for our next sale, March 9 to 13, at the Citrus County Auditorium. Please read, return and recycle. Drop off your gently used books, games, puzzles, CDs and DVDs at the checkout desks of Central Ridge, Coastal or Lakes Region libraries. We look forward to seeing you in the spring! Sue Haderer president, FOCCLS Grateful runner What wonderful people we have here in Citrus County. Im speaking of those who were supportive and comforting when I ran into the Key Center Thrift Shop on State Road 44 in Crystal River on Sept. 23. The response from Bob McIntosh, Shirley Crow, Leo Doucette, Deputy Tim Horton and all the emergency folks my utmost gratitude goes out to each and every one of you. I use a key word, togetherness, of friends and all of the above, it helped to pull me through my emotions. Bless you all. Dolores Elwood Beverly Hills Great care at CMH Recently our mother, Esther Jordan, was rushed to Citrus Memorial hospital with chest pains. It was early in the morning, and we would like to say a great big thank you to everyone involved with her care. First the EMTs, then the ER doctor and his staff, the admitting personnel, and all the nursing staff in PCU everyone did a spectacular job. She entered the hospital around 6 a.m. and was in a bed in PCU by 8:30 a.m. We also want to say thank you to Dr. Josh Summers and to Dr. Ansari. Mother could not have had better care anywhere. Everyone was extremely professional and kept saying No thanks necessary, we are only doing our job. To all who know her as Ms. Esther, Mama Esther or Mama, she is doing extremely well and we thank you for all your prayers and concerns. Albert Jordan, Nell Mayberry and Ann Gibbs Inverness Praise CMH staff My husband recently experienced a surgical procedure in one-day surgery at Citrus Memorial hospital. I have to say the attention and care both he and I received from the time of check-in to the time when the volunteer wheeled him out to the car was exemplary. The techs, RNs, anesthesiologists, surgeons and volunteers are worthy of praise. Do not hesitate to go to Citrus Memorial if the need arises. The powers that be need to put their egos aside and settle their legal battles without all the ruckus that has been going on for the past few years, resulting in a bad reputation regarding the care given to patients. Believe me, the care is there for you. Again, thanks to all involved in my husbands care. Gloria Nolan Homosassa Fortunate fundraiser On behalf of the 832 K-9s Deputy Dogs organization, I want to say how much all of us appreciate the Citrus County Chronicle for the outstanding coverage that was given by your publication for our recent 10-year anniversary fundraiser on Sept. 24 at the Citrus Springs Community Center. The event was a sellout! Since 2001, Angie and Duke Snodgrass and their organization, the deputy dogs, have provided (more than) 125 trained bloodhounds at little or no cost to law enforcement worldwide in memory of their son, Deputy Kody Snodgrass. We are indeed very fortunate that our hometown newspaper has chosen to help us throughout the year. Thanks to all those in charge of the Chronicle and special thanks to Neale Brennan, director of Community Affairs, Ken Melton, Community Affairs editor, Community Affairs graphic artist Cindy Connolly, Community Editor Sarah Gatling, Staff Writer A.B. Sidibe and all involved behind the scenes. Each of you have been so gracious to me personally and I have enjoyed meeting and talking with you all. I also wanted to thank everyone involved with allowing me to write a monthly Deputy Dogs heroic hound story that comes out in your weekly publications. I feel very honored you would give me this opportunity to share with your readers about how our amazing bloodhounds are on the job 24/7 saving lives around the country. For more information about the deputy dogs, please visit www.deputy dogs.org. Kathy Phillips Hernando Classifieds change I have relied on the Chronicle to find jobs not that there are all that many jobs out there in Citrus County. I find it difficult now that you have changed the way your jobs in the classified section are laid out. I click on a job and get harassed about going back to school. I dont need to go back to school. I need to work and support my family. Please change the classified section back to what it was. Philip Bullock Dunnellon O PINION C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 A9 0009G0O 0009DSL We are Looking for our Next Great Salesperson! If you have what it takes to represent Citrus 95.3 and Classic Hits The Fox 96.3 then we want to hear from you. Send resumes to staff@citrus953.com N O C ALLS P LEASE WXCV and WXOF are equal opportunity employers. Also Diamonds, Silver & Coins, and Entire Estates OPEN Mon-Fri 9-6 Sat 9-3 Occasionally Sundays Call First 341-GUNS (4867) Hwy. 44 West (next to Sherwin Williams) Inverness Nobody Pays More For Your Gold & Guns Period 0 0 0 9 6 V 6 00096V6 Citrus Counties Largest Gold Buyer! 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On trial Associated Press Hawo Mohamed Hassan, left, and Amina Farah Ali, both of Rochester, Minn., are accused of funneling money to a terrorist group in Somalia and are the first to go on trial in Minnesotas years-long federal probe into the recruiting and financing of al-Shabab. Their trial begins Monday. Memphis mayor seeks re-electionMEMPHIS, Tenn. Memphis is getting ready to hold its mayoral election this week and incumbent A.C. Wharton is the clear front-runner. Wharton has guided the gritty city through a $60 million budget deficit, a school funding battle and a historic Mississippi River flood. His mediation skills and low-key demeanor have helped him maintain his support during the past two years. He faces two main competitors in the election Thursday and he is leading in polls by big margins. Unicorn? Associated Press The Arabian Oryx is the antelope made famous in Arabian poetry and by its associations with the unicorn legend had been hunted to near-extinction by 1972. But over the past three decades, it has staged a remarkable comeback through a program that got its start in the Arizona desert and has flourished under the united efforts of several Arabian Gulf countries. Greece to miss deficit targetsATHENS, Greece Greece wont meet 2011-12 deficit targets imposed by international lenders as part of the countrys bailout, the Finance Ministry said Sunday. The countrys deficit this year is expected to reach 8.5 percent of gross domestic product, or $25.2 billion higher than the targeted $23.1 billion, which would have been 7.8 percent of GDP, the ministry said. Greece has been reliant since May 2010 on regular payouts of loans from a 10 billion ($150 billion) bailout from other eurozone countries and the International Monetary Fund. It was granted a second billion package in July, but details of that deal remain to be worked out. The Finance Ministry said the missed target was because of a deeper-than-expected recession, with the economy contracting by 5.5 percent instead of the 3.8 percent estimate made in May. It implied the deficit could even exceed this level by the end of the year unless all new austerity measures were implemented. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS World BRIEFS N ATION & W ORLD Page A10 MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE Associated PressSANAA, Yemen A government warplane bombed an army position in southern Yemen, killing at least 30 soldiers involved in months of intense battles against al-Qaida members, officials said Sunday. The strike appeared to be a mistake, but the soldiers hit were from a unit that had defected to side with protesters seeking the presidents ouster in Yemens chapter of the Arab Spring, raising questions about whether the bombing might have been intentional. Yemens government and the renegade military units both consider Yemens al-Qaida branch an enemy. The presidents political opponents, however, accuse him of allowing the Islamic militants to seize control of several towns in southern Yemen earlier this year in a bid to spark fears in the West that without him in power, al-Qaida would take over. The airstrike, which took place Saturday evening in Abyan province, targeted an abandoned school used as a shelter by soldiers of the armys 119th Brigade who were battling the al-Qaida fighters, military and medical officials said. The brigade is thought to have received significant support from the U.S. military to enable it to fight the militants in the south more effectively. The school is east of Abyans provincial capital, Zinjibar, seized in May by Islamic militants taking advantage of Yemens political turmoil to expand their reach. In recent days, fighting in the area has been heavy; 28 soldiers and militants were killed there Saturday. After the airstrike, militants inspecting the site shot and killed soldiers who were wounded by the bombing, the military officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to release the information. Yemeni jet bombs army post At least 30 soldiers killed in attack Official: Al-Qaidas bomb maker not killedWASHINGTON Al-Qaidas top bomb maker in Yemen did not die in a drone strike on a convoy, a top Yemeni official said Sunday, a report that dashed the hopes of U.S. officials who thought the attack might have killed a trio of top al-Qaida personnel. The U.S. drone strike Friday killed U.S.-born cleric Anwar al-Awlaki and an American propagandist, Samir Khan, who published a slick English-language web magazine that spouted al-Qaidas anti-Western ideology. U.S. intelligence officials had said it appeared that bomb maker Ibrahim alAsiri was among the dead. However, on Sunday the Yemeni official released a list of two others whose bodies had been identified and noted that al-Asiri was not one of them. The Yemeni official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss intelligence matters. Associated Press Obesity, stem cell research could win Nobel Associated PressSTOCKHOLM Two scientists who unlocked some of the mysteries linked to obesity or a professor who figured out how to make stem cells without human embryos could be candidates for the medicine award when the first of the 2011 Nobel Prizes are announced Monday. The prize committees dont give any clues they even keep nominations secret for 50 years but winners usually have won many other awards and distinctions before they are considered for a Nobel. Canadian-born Douglas Coleman and American Jeffrey Friedman have won several prizes for their discovery of leptin, a hormone that regulates food intake and body weight, and could be in the running for the coveted prize worth $1.5 million. Last year, Coleman, of the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine, and Friedman, of Rockefeller University in New York, received the Lasker Award, often seen as a precursor to the Nobel, for having shown obesity is frequently linked to metabolic disruptions, or the lack of leptin, rather than being a self-induced problem. Japanese Shinya Yamanaka, another potential Nobel candidate, offered the world of regenerative medicine a breakthrough with experiments showing stem cells can be made from ordinary skin cells. The discovery led to a leap in stem cell research, reducing the need for using human embryos. Yamanaka won the Lasker Award in 2009 and this year shared Israels Wolf Prize. One out of three Wolf awardwinners in chemistry, physics and medicine have won a Nobel Prize. Yamanaka, of Kyoto University in Japan and the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease in San Francisco, could share the prize with British cloning pioneer John Gurdon or Canadian stem cell researcher James Till. Till discovered blood stem cells, which have saved the life of many thousands of leukemia patients. Gurdons cloning technique and Yamanakas stem cells are highly interesting in the field of basic science, wrote science reporter Karin Bojs of Swedish daily Dagens Nyheter, who has stood out as a leading Nobel guesser over the years. Announcements come out today Associated Press Nikki Angelo, of Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., greets inquisitive pedestrians at the Occupy Wall Street protests welcoming table Sunday in the financial districts Zuccotti park in New York. The table provides protest literature and an opportunity for new participants to join the demonstrations. Still occupied Wall Street protesters: Were in for the long haul Associated PressNEW YORK Protesters who have been camping out in Manhattans Financial District for more than two weeks eat donated food and keep their laptops running with a portable gas-powered generator. They have a newspaper the Occupied Wall Street Journal and a makeshift hospital. They lack a clear objective, though they speak against corporate greed, social inequality, global climate change and other concerns. But theyre growing in numbers, getting more organized and showing no sign of quitting. City officials thought we were going to leave and we havent left, 19-year-old protester Kira MoyerSims said. Were going to stay as long as we can. The arrests of more than 700 people Saturday as thousands tried to cross the Brooklyn Bridge seemed to pour oil on the rage of those who camped out overnight in Zuccotti Park, a private plaza off Broadway near Wall Street. The growing, cross-country movement signals a shift in consciousness, said Jared Schy, a young man sitting squeezed between three others who participated in Saturdays march from Manhattans Financial District to the bridge. We dont care whether mainstream media covers this or people see us on television. What counts are the more than 30,000 viewers following our online live stream, he said. We heard from a lot of them, and theyre joining us now! The Occupy Wall Street demonstration started out last month with fewer than a dozen college students spending days and nights in Zuccotti Park. It has grown significantly, both in New York City and elsewhere as people across the country, from Boston to Los Angeles, display their solidarity in similar protests. Moyer-Sims, of Portland, Ore., said the group has grown much more organized. We have a protocol for most things, she said, including getting legal help for people who are arrested. The protest has drawn activists of diverse ages and occupations, including Jackie Fellner, a marketing manager from Westchester County. Associated PressMANILA, Philippines Rescuers scrambled Sunday to deliver food and water to hundreds of villagers stuck on rooftops for days because of flooding in the northern Philippines, where back-toback typhoons have left at least 59 people dead. Typhoon Nalgae slammed ashore in northeastern Isabela province Saturday, then barreled across the main island of Luzons mountainous north and agricultural plains, which were sodden from fierce rain and winds unleashed by a howler days earlier. Nalgae left at least three people dead Saturday. Typhoon Nesat killed 56 others and left 28 missing in the same region before blowing out Friday. Nalgae was whirling over the South China Sea and heading toward southern China late Sunday afternoon, 230 miles from the Philippines northeast coast, with sustained winds of 75 miles per hour and gusts of 93 mph, according to the Philippine government weather agency. Chinas National Meteorological Center urged people in areas expected to be lashed by rainstorms in the next three days, including on southernmost Hainan island and in eastern Taiwan, to stay indoors. Filipinos still trapped on roofs; typhoons kill 59 Associated Press Residents wade through water Sunday with their food items as flooding continues for the fourth day at Calumpit township, Bulacan province north of Manila, Philippines. An Occupy Wall Street protester rests Sunday in Zucotti park the morning after police arrested over 700 marchers on the Brooklyn bridge for blocking traffic and disorderly conduct.


Ladies set to hit links in county championship J OE K ORNECKI Chronicle correspondentThis years annual girls golf county championship tees off today at the Citrus Hills Country Club. In addition to the bragging rights of queens of the county this match holds an added significance with the top six golfers being named to the 2010-11 All-Chronicle team. The 18-hole contest tees off at 12 noon. Here is a look at what each team brings to the table. Citrus Hurricanes Throughout the 2011 season, Citrus head coach Dave Hamilton has been proud of how his team has competed and progressed. The Lady Canes (1-4) won their first match this past Thursday against Central at Lakeside Golf and Country Club, but their losses came against quality opponents such as Lecanto and The Villages. Also, the Lady Canes came in fourth out of 14 teams at an invitational in the The Villages two weeks ago. The team has had a few matches canceled due to the weather but in the ones they have played Citrus has competed hard all season. Their goal on Monday is to dethrone Lecanto as county champs. Heading that charge will be Victoria Tiny Pfeiffer, who averaged a 52 to lead the Lady Canes team on the season. Next in line were Caitlin CJ Johnson and Naomi DeJesus with a pair of 56s. The other three Canes that will compete are Kayla Woodard, Jessie Santiago, and Alex Mundreanu. Coach Hamiltons expectations for his team going into the county championship are to get ready for districts and be competitive. He knows Lecanto sets the bar in the county and his goals for his team against their county foe this season were at least to cut strokes between the two. And theyve already accomplished that by losing 200-227 in a recent match. We would like to cut that margin in half at least because it would be a moral victory, Hamilton admitted. Lecanto Panthers At the beginning of the season, Lecanto head coach Doug Warren was kind of pessimistic about his team after losing standout golfers Amy Wheat and Haylie Amundson. He was hoping this years squad would bring good effort and become a cohesive unit and he got just that. The Lady Panthers only lost one match enroute to a 5-1 record and finished second out of 14 teams at an invitational at The Villages two weeks ago. Like Citrus, Lecanto has missed a few NFL/ B2, B3 College football/ B3 Scoreboard/B4 Lottery, TV/B4 Entertainment/ B5 Puzzles/ B6 Comics/ B7 Classifieds/ B8 S PORTS Section B MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE Center Stage Associated PressNEW YORK Detroit closer Jose Valverde held off a furious New York ninth-inning rally and the Tigers avoided a major slip-up, beating the Yankees 5-3 on a rainy Sunday and evening their bestof-five AL playoff series at one game apiece. Down 5-1, the Yankees scored twice in the ninth. Helped when Detroit catcher Alex Avila lost his footing on the slick ondeck circle while chasing a foul pop that wouldve been the final out, New York got a chance to win it. Its a little hard. Thats what happens sometimes, Valverde said. After his popup landed untouched, Curtis Granderson drew a walk. With two outs and two on, Robinson Cano came to the plate. Cano, who hit a grand slam and had six RBIs as the Yankees won the opener, wiped away raindrops from his helmet and then hit a routine groundball to end it. All of a sudden, against anybody but particularly against a team like them with the short porch in right field it was not a good feeling, Tigers manager Jim Leyland said. But it worked out OK. Tigers starter Max Scherzer pitched no-hit ball into the sixth before Cano blooped an opposite-field single to left. Miguel Cabreras two-run homer in the first off Freddy Garcia gave Scherzer an early edge, and the Tigers took a 4-0 lead into the eighth. Tigers attack silences Yankees, 5-3 See TIGERS / Page B4 See BREW / Page B4 Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera watches his first-inning, two-run home run off New York Yankees starting pitcher Freddy Garcia during Game 2 of the ALDS at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday. Associated Press Brewers bash Milwaukee squeezes to 2-0 lead in NLDS Associated PressMILWAUKEE The biggest momentum swing for the Milwaukee Brewers involved no swing at all. Jonathan Lucroy Mr. Squeeze to his teammates drove in the go-ahead run with a bunt and the Brewers broke away from the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-4 Sunday to take a 2-0 lead in their NL division series. Its a free RBI if you execute and I really work hard to get that down, Lucroy said. A safety squeeze, all youve got to do is get it down to the right area. Ryan Braun hit a two-run homer and fellow slugger Prince Fielder added an RBI single for Milwaukee. But the brawny Brewers excel in other ways, especially Associated PressDOVER, Del. Kurt Busch left a rocky start to the Chase and his fiercest rival behind him. Busch stormed into contention for a second Cup championship, holding off fellow Chase drivers Jimmie Johnson and Carl Edwards to win Sunday at Dover International Speedway, tightening the leaderboard in a playoff where no driver has emerged as a clear-cut favorite. Busch, though, is in the mix. His No. 22 Dodge seemed only to get stronger over the 400-mile race and he beat Johnson, his long-time antagonist, on the final restart to take the checkered flag for the second time this season. The win pushed Busch from ninth to fourth in the points standings, only nine points out of first. Only 15 points separate the top eight drivers with seven races left. Edwards and Kevin Harvick share the points lead in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship standings entering round 4 of the Chase at Kansas Speedway. Harvick is seeded first because of a tiebreaker. Busch, the 2004 champion, won his 24th career race and for the first time at Dover. To win a Sprint Cup race in the Chase, this is what its all about, Busch said. Johnson leads active drivers with six career victories at Dover and traditionally dominated Chase races. Sure enough, after a tough start to the Chase, the defending five-time champion led the majority of laps and proved the No. 48 is far from finished. Are we out of this? said Johnson, rubbing his chin with a smile. Not yet. Not by a long shot. Johnson got beat off the last two restarts, spinning his tires on the first one and he mistimed Kurt takes Dover See JAGS / Page B4 See PINK / Page B4 See BUSCH / Page B4 See BUCS / Page B4 Associated PressTAMPA The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are eager to show NFL fans across the nation their new identity on a prime time stage. A team that was once accustomed to Monday Night Football, the Bucs have not hosted a game on that night in eight years. Their previous appearance was three years ago an ugly loss that began a four-game, season-ending slide that kept them out of the playoffs and also cost former coach Jon Gruden his job. All thats history, though. Tampa Bay (2-1) is building under Raheem Morris, whos looking forward to showing off his young team against the Indianapolis Colts (0-3) on Monday night. I said in the locker room, its an opportunity to show everybody what theyve been missing, Morris said, adding that the absence of Colts star Peyton Manning will not take any luster off the occasion for the Bucs, who won 10 games last season and are off to another promising start. Were going to a big time game and big time environment with a bunch of guys who havent done it before. Ronde Barber might be the only guy thats played on Monday Night Football, coaches included, so its all hands on deck, the NFL s youngest coach said. Lets go play a great game on a great stage and act like weve been there before, the 35-yearold Morris said. And the key to that is to go out there and use our formula. Play fast, play hard, play consistent and do what we do. Barber, 36 and in his 15th season, is the lone player remaining Bucs embrace national TV exposure vs. Colts Johnson finishes 2nd to Busch Associated Press With a Breast Cancer Awareness month logo wrapped around the goal post bank, a military B-52 aircraft flies over Everbank Field prior to the Jacksonville Jaguars and New Orleans Saints game on Sunday. Detroit evens ALDS 1-1, headed home for Game 3 See GOLF / Page B4 The Associated PressFrom coaches caps to players cleats and officials whistles, the NFL went pink on Sunday. In support of breast cancer awareness, the color will be worn on the field and on the sidelines during games throughout October. The league and its players collaborated with the American Cancer Society for an initiative reminding women 40 and older about the importance of having an annual mammogram. Country star Martina McBride sang the national anthem flanked by dozens of breast cancer survivors before the Ravens game in Baltimore on Sunday night against the New York Jets. Footballs included pink ribbon decals, as did the padding for goal posts, and the color was splashed on fields all around the NFL. There was a large pink bow in the middle of the field during the national anthem before New Englands game at Oakland. PatriotsNFL goes pink for breast cancer awareness Saints start fast, handle inept Jags Associated PressJACKSONVILLE It was a mismatch on paper and on the field. About the only thing that made Sundays game between the New Orleans Saints and Jacksonville Jaguars interesting were chippy plays near the end. Drew Brees threw for 351 yards and a touchdown, Darren Sproles added 188 all-purpose yards and the Saints beat the Jaguars 23


B2 M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE NFL F OOTBALL Chargers 26, Dolphins 16 Miami733316 San Diego7610326 First Quarter MiaHilliard 1 run (Carpenter kick), 2:47. SDJackson 55 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 1:35. Second Quarter SDFG Novak 27, 7:55. MiaFG Carpenter 41, 1:48. SDFG Novak 48, :07. Third Quarter SDTolbert 1 run (Novak kick), 9:24. MiaFG Carpenter 37, 6:46. SDFG Novak 23, 1:15. Fourth Quarter MiaFG Carpenter 51, 11:34. SDFG Novak 38, 4:28. A,002. MiaSD First downs1621 Total Net Yards248411 Rushes-yards22-7228-116 Passing176295 Punt Returns1-223-22 Kickoff Returns3-661-21 Interceptions Ret.0-02-21 Comp-Att-Int20-30-221-31-0 Sacked-Yards Lost3-182-12 Punts3-45.03-50.3 Fumbles-Lost0-02-0 Penalties-Yards2-418-80 Time of Possession26:4233:18 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Miami, Bush 13-50, Hilliard 6-20, Slaton 1-2, Henne 1-1, Mat.Moore 1-(minus 1). San Diego, Mathews 16-81, Rivers 5-18, Tolbert 6-17, Hester 1-0. PASSING Miami, Mat.Moore 17-26-1-167, Henne 3-4-1-27. San Diego, Rivers 21-31-0-307. RECEIVING Miami, Marshall 5-52, Hartline 3-31, Bess 3-21, Clay 2-34, Bush 2-15, Hilliard 1-18, Fasano 1-9, Gates 18, Mastrud 1-8, Slaton 1-(minus 2). San Diego, Mathews 5-68, Tolbert 5-51, Jackson 3-108, McMichael 3-25, Brown 2-26, Floyd 2-26, Crayton 1-3. MISSED FIELD GOALS None.Saints 23, Jaguars 10 New Orleans776323 Jacksonville0100010 First Quarter NOCollins 1 run (Kasay kick), 7:59. Second Quarter NOGraham 1 pass from Brees (Kasay kick), 12:37. JacMiller 14 pass from Gabbert (Scobee kick), 7:29. JacFG Scobee 31, :34. Third Quarter NOFG Kasay 38, 10:45. NOFG Kasay 39, 4:11. Fourth Quarter NOFG Kasay 21, 12:46. A,471. NOJac First downs3015 Total Net Yards503274 Rushes-yards34-17717-104 Passing326170 Punt Returns1-91-4 Kickoff Returns2-483-64 Interceptions Ret.1-62-25 Comp-Att-Int31-44-216-42-1 Sacked-Yards Lost3-253-26 Punts1-58.04-38.3 Fumbles-Lost0-01-0 Penalties-Yards6-502-15 Time of Possession37:0522:55 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGNew Orleans, Sproles 7-75, Ingram 17-55, P.Thomas 6-36, Brees 3-10, Collins 1-1. Jacksonville, Jones-Drew 11-84, Gabbert 2-14, Karim 4-6. PASSINGNew Orleans, Brees 31-44-2-351. Jacksonville, Gabbert 16-42-1-196. RECEIVINGNew Orleans, Graham 10-132, Sproles 5-56, Moore 5-50, Meachem 4-59, P.Thomas 4-43, Ingram 2-3, Colston 1-8. Jacksonville, Thomas 5-73, Lewis 3-38, Hill 2-34, Dillard 2-16, West 1-16, Miller 1-14, Jones-Drew 1-3, Bolen 1-2.MISSED FIELD GOALSNew Orleans, Kasay 53 (WR), 50 (SH).Giants 31, Cardinals 27N.Y. Giants01002131 Arizona3314727 First Quarter AriFG Feely 27, 13:02. Second Quarter AriFG Feely 27, 7:57. NYGBradshaw 13 run (Tynes kick), 2:54. NYGFG Tynes 30, :01. Third Quarter AriWells 1 run (Feely kick), 10:24. AriWells 1 run (Feely kick), 2:55. Fourth Quarter NYGJacobs 1 run (Tynes kick), 12:07. AriWells 2 run (Feely kick), 5:16. NYGBallard 2 from Manning (Tynes kick), 3:37. NYGNicks 29 from Manning (Tynes kick), 2:39. A,496. NYGAri First downs2422 Total Net Yards360368 Rushes-yards24-5432-156 Passing306212 Punt Returns3-303-28 Kickoff Returns5-1203-74 Interceptions Ret.1-00-0 Comp-Att-Int27-40-020-34-1 Sacked-Yards Lost1-154-25 Punts5-44.64-45.0 Fumbles-Lost2-22-1 Penalties-Yards7-5511-118 Time of Possession28:0131:59 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING N.Y. Giants, Bradshaw 12-39, Jacobs 9-18, Manning 3-(minus 3). Arizona, Wells 27-138, Smith 2-16, Kolb 2-1, Stephens-Howling 1-1. PASSINGN.Y. Giants, Manning 2740-0-321. Arizona, Kolb 20-34-1-237. RECEIVING N.Y. Giants, Nicks 10-162, Cruz 6-98, Bradshaw 4-11, Ballard 3-33, Manningham 1-10, Hynoski 1-5, Ware 1-2, Jacobs 1-0. Arizona, Fitzgerald 8-102, Heap 4-41, Doucet 3-42, Sherman 2-24, Housler 1-16, Stephens-Howling 1-9, King 1-3. MISSED F. GOALS None.Falcons 30, Seahawks 28 Atlanta7173330 Seattle0714728 First Quarter AtlGonzalez 1 pass from Ryan (Bry. kick), 6:08. Second Quarter AtlTurner 21 run (Bryant kick), 10:13. SeaRice 52 pass from Jackson (Haus. kick), 8:46. AtlTurner 1 run (Bryant kick), 2:48. AtlFG Bryant 47, :25. Third Quarter AtlFG Bryant 50, 13:40. SeaM.Williams 6 pass from Jackson (Hauschka kick), 10:01. SeaLynch 11 run (Hauschka kick), 3:07. Fourth Quarter AtlFG Bryant 42, 11:38. SeaObomanu 8 pass from Jackson (Hauschka kick), 8:13. A,266. AtlSea First downs2520 Total Net Yards412372 Rushes-yards36-12115-53 Passing291319 Punt Returns2-242-40 Kickoff Returns1-194-94 Interceptions Ret.2-110-0 Comp-Att-Int28-42-025-38-2 Sacked-Yards Lost0-00-0 Punts4-37.53-49.7 Fumbles-Lost0-00-0 Penalties-Yards4-356-40 Time of Possession40:1019:50 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGAtlanta, Turner 26-70, Ryan 4-26, Rodgers 6-25. Seattle, Lynch 8-24, Jackson 216, Forsett 3-11, Washington 2-2. PASSING Atlanta, Ryan 28-42-0-291. Seattle, Jackson 25-38-2-319. RECEIVING Atlanta, Jones 11127, Gonzalez 7-56, White 6-78, Turner 2-18, Rodgers 1-10, Palmer 1-2. Seattle, Baldwin 584, Rice 3-79, M.Williams 3-36, Lynch 3-33, Forsett 3-30, Obomanu 3-25, Miller 3-21, Robinson 1-7, Washington 1-4. MISSED FIELD GOALS Seattle, Hauschka 61 (SH). Patriots 31, Raiders 19 New England7107731 Oakland373619 First Quarter OakFG Janikowski 28, 10:26. NEWelker 15 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 6:07. Second Quarter OakBush 1 run (Janikowski kick), 10:20. NEGreen-Ellis 1 run (Gostkowski kick), 7:44. NEFG Gostkowski 44, :06. Third Quarter NERidley 33 run (Gostkowski kick), 11:07. OakFG Janikowski 26, 3:21. Fourth Quarter NEBranch 4 pass from Brady (Gost. kick), 13:38. OakMoore 6 pass from J.Camp. (pass failed), :28. A,572. NEOak First downs2524 Total Net Yards409504 Rushes-yards30-18327-160 Passing226344 Punt Returns1-151-18 Kickoff Returns2-474-62 Interceptions Ret.2-190-0 Comp-Att-Int16-30-025-39-2 Sacked-Yards Lost1-00-0 Punts3-49.02-52.0 Fumbles-Lost0-01-0 Penalties-Yards5-459-85 Time of Possession26:4033:20 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING New England, Ridley 10-97, GreenEllis 16-75, Woodhead 2-13, Brady 1-(minus 1), Edelman 1-(minus 1). Oakland, McFadden 1475, Ford 1-30, J.Campbell 4-29, Bush 8-26. PASSING New England, Brady 16-30-0-226. Oakland, J.Campbell 25-39-2-344. RECEIVING New England, Welker 9-158, Ochocinco 226, Gronkowski 1-15, Edelman 1-11, Green-Ellis 1-9, Branch 1-4, Ridley 1-3. Oakland, HeywardBey 4-115, Boss 4-78, Bush 4-55, McFadden 448, Hagan 4-27, Moore 3-19, Gordon 1-2, Cartwright 1-0. MISSED F. GOALS None.Packers 49, Broncos 23 Denver3140623 Green Bay141414749 First Quarter DenFG Prater 27, 5:22. GBNelson 50 from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 2:08. GBWoodson 30 interception (Crosby kick), :50. Second Quarter GBRodgers 11 run (Crosby kick), 12:18. DenDecker 5 pass from Orton (Prater kick), 10:27. DenDecker 33 pass from Orton (Prater kick), 3:21. GBG.Jennings 17 from Rodgers (Crosby kick), :24. Third Quarter GBRodgers 8 run (Crosby kick), 8:26. GBJ.Jones 16 from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 1:12. Fourth Quarter GBDriver 8 pass from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 7:46. DenFells 7 pass from Orton (run failed), 3:02. A,529. DenGB First downs1826 Total Net Yards384507 Rushes-yards23-11928-111 Passing265396 Punt Returns0-02-7 Kickoff Returns5-1462-59 Interceptions Ret.2-203-92 Comp-Att-Int22-32-329-39-2 Sacked-Yards Lost1-82-12 Punts2-49.01-49.0 Fumbles-Lost1-10-0 Penalties-Yards3-243-27 Time of Possession26:5933:01 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Denver, McGahee 15-103, Orton 27, Ball 2-5, Moreno 2-4, Decker 1-1, Tebow 1(minus 1). Green Bay, Starks 13-63, Rodgers 9-36, A.Green 3-11, Kuhn 1-3, Flynn 2-(minus 2). PASSING Denver, Orton 22-32-3-273. Green Bay, Rodgers 29-38-1-408, Flynn 0-1-1-0. RECEIVING Denver, Lloyd 8-136, Decker 5-56, Fells 2-29, McGahee 2-10, Willis 1-15, Green 18, Moreno 1-7, Ball 1-6, Larsen 1-6. Green Bay, G.Jennings 7-103, Nelson 5-91, Starks 5-38, J.Jones 3-48, Finley 3-28, Driver 3-20, Cobb 275, Kuhn 1-5. MISSED F. GOALS None.Lions 34, Cowboys 30 Detroit03141734 Dallas71310030 First Quarter DalBryant 25 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 9:28. Second Quarter DalBryant 6 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 10:58. DalFG Bailey 41, 6:28. DetFG Hanson 33, 4:08. DalFG Bailey 35, :00. Third Quarter DalWitten 1 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 12:23. DetCarpenter 34 inter. return (Han. kick), 10:12. DetHouston 56 inter. return (Hanson kick), 5:34. DalFG Bailey 23, :37. Fourth Quarter DetJohnson 23 from Stafford (Hanson kick), 13:37. DetFG Hanson 51, 4:22. DetJohnson 2 from Stafford (Hanson kick), 1:39. A,122. DetDal First downs1825 Total Net Yards303434 Rushes-yards17-6327-113 Passing240321 Punt Returns1-123-18 Kickoff Returns3-763-94 Interceptions Ret.3-901-11 Comp-Att-Int21-43-134-47-3 Sacked-Yards Lost0-01-10 Punts6-43.73-53.7 Fumbles-Lost0-00-0 Penalties-Yards10-757-33 Time of Possession23:2136:39 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Detroit, Best 11-47, K.Williams 4-14, Logan 1-3, Stafford 1-(minus 1). Dallas, Jones 16-57, Choice 6-39, Murray 4-12, Bryant 1-5. PASSING Detroit, Stafford 21-43-1-240. Dallas, Romo 34-47-3-331. RECEIVING Detroit, Johnson 8-96, Pettigrew 6-64, T.Young 3-41, Best 223, Burleson 2-16. Dallas, Witten 8-94, Robinson 7-116, Jones 5-19, Choice 4-23, Bryant 3-37, Phillips 3-8, Bennett 2-22, Ogletree 1-13, Murray 1-(minus 1). MISSED F. GOALS None.49ers 24, Eagles 23 San Francisco0314724 Philadelphia7133023 First Quarter PhiHarbor 16 pass from Vick (Henery kick), 4:08. Second Quarter SFFG Akers 37, 14:22. PhiFG Henery 32, 12:08. PhiFG Henery 32, 1:52. PhiMcCoy 5 pass from Vick (Henery kick), :38. Third Quarter PhiFG Henery 33, 9:30. SFMorgan 30 from Ale.Smith (Akers kick), 7:20. SFV.Davis 9 from Ale.Smith (Akers kick), 2:58. Fourth Quarter SFGore 12 run (Akers kick), 3:00. A,144. SFPhi First downs2223 Total Net Yards442513 Rushes-yards25-16420-108 Passing278405 Punt Returns2-(-6)1-(-3) Kickoff Returns4-902-40 Interceptions Ret.1-270-0 Comp-Att-Int21-33-030-46-1 Sacked-Yards Lost3-132-11 Punts4-49.52-43.5 Fumbles-Lost2-12-2 Penalties-Yards5-405-55 Time of Possession28:5231:08 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING San Francisco, Gore 15-127, Hunter 9-38, Ale.Smith 1-(minus 1). Philadelphia, Vick 8-75, McCoy 9-18, Brown 3-15. PASSING San Francisco, Ale.Smith 21-33-0291. Philadelphia, Vick 30-46-1-416. RECEIVING San Francisco, Crabtree 5-68, V.Davis 4-45, Morgan 3-65, Walker 3-20, Hunter 2-62, Gore 2-12, Miller 1-15, K.Williams 1-4. Philadelphia, Maclin 7-74, D.Jackson 6-171, Avant 6-69, McCoy 6-34, Harbor 3-55, Schmitt 1-11, Celek 1-2. MISSED FIELD GOALS San Francisco, Akers 44 (WL), 45 (BK). Philadelphia, Henery 39 (WR), 33 (WR). Associated PressSAN DIEGO The San Diego Chargers are relying on workmanlike performances rather than a lot of fireworks from their high-powered offense. Philip Rivers was 21 of 31 for 307 yards and one touchdown, Mike Tolbert ran for another score and the Chargers knocked out Miami quarterback Chad Henne on the way to beating the winless Dolphins 26-16 on Sunday. Henne hurt his left shoulder at the end of a run on a broken play on the Dolphins second possession and didnt return. Although backup Matt Moore led the Dolphins to the games first TD, Rivers passing eventually overpowered the Dolphins (0-4). Rivers threw a 55-yard touchdown pass to Vincent Jackson to tie the game at 7 late in the first quarter. Ryan Mathews 42-yard gain on a screen pass set up Tolberts 1-yard leap over the pile for a 20-10 lead for the Chargers (3-1) early in the third quarter. The Chargers managed to score two touchdowns. They got four field goals from Nick Novak, from 27, 48, 23 and 38 yards. Rivers took a knee three times inside the Dolphins 20yard line to end the game. Jackson, who was in and out of the game, apparently due to an abdominal injury, had three catches for 108 yards. Mathews had another solid day, running 16 times for 81 yards and catching five passes for 68 yards. Henne and Moore were each intercepted once. Chargers star tight end Antonio Gates missed his second straight game with a sore right foot, an injury thats bothered him since last season. It was the second week in a row the Chargers beat a winless team at home without a lot of flash. The previous Sunday, the Chargers beat the AFC West rival Kansas City Chiefs 20-17. The Chiefs got their first win Sunday by beating the winless Minnesota Vikings 22-17. Henne was hurt at the end of a 1yard run in the first quarter. He went to hand off to Lex Hilliard, who wasnt ready for the ball. Henne was hit by Shaun Phillips and stayed on the ground for a few minutes. He walked off the field, then went into the locker room. When he came back out to the sideline, it was clear he wasnt going back in. Moore came in and completed a 31-yard pass to Charles Clay. Hilliard capped the drive with a 4-yard TD run, but it was overturned after replay, with the officials saying his knee was down inside the 1-yard line. Hilliard then dove over the pile to give the Dolphins a 7-0 lead. Rivers needed three plays to tie it. After consecutive first downs, he lobbed the 55-yarder to Jackson, who dived to make the catch, then got up before a Dolphins defender could touch him, and scooted into the end zone. Reggie Bush, playing as a pro in his hometown for the first time, ran 13 times for 50 yards and caught two passes for 15 yards. Miamis Dan Carpenter kicked field goals of 41, 37 and 51 yards. Associated Press Miami Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore (8) throws during the second half against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday in San Diego. The Associated PressARLINGTON, Texas Matthew Stafford saw his defense start wiping out a 24-point deficit with interceptions returned for touchdowns midway through the third quarter, then he and Calvin Johnson took over from there, leading the Detroit Lions to a stunning 34-30 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. A week after turning a 20-point halftime deficit into an overtime win, the Lions provided further proof theyre a legitimate contender this season. Detroit is 4-0 and has won an NFLbest eight straight games. This also was its franchise-record fifth straight road win, avenging a loss here last November that had been its NFLrecord 26th straight road loss. Tony Romo and the Cowboys (2-2) continued to show theres no lead and no deficit too big for them. They blew a 14-point fourth-quarter lead for the first time in franchise history in the opener.Packers 49, Broncos 23 GREEN BAY, Wis. Aaron Rodgers threw for a career-high 408 yards, tied a personal best with four touchdown passes and ran for two more scores and Green Bay remained unbeaten. Charles Woodson ran an interception back for a touchdown for the Packers (4-0), who join resurgent NFC North rivals Detroit as the only undefeated teams left in the NFL. Eric Decker caught a pair of touchdowns from Kyle Orton for Denver (1-3). Orton threw for 273 yards with three touchdowns and three interceptions. Backup Tim Tebow made a brief and uneventful appearance at quarterback for the Broncos early, but coach John Fox chose not to give Tebow more work when the game got out of control in the fourth quarter. Bengals 23, Bills 20 CINCINNATI Rookie quarterback Andy Dalton shook off a horrid first half and led his first comeback victory, culminating in Mike Nugents 43yard field goal as time ran out against previously unbeaten Buffalo. The Bills (3-1) came in as the AFCs last perfect team after pulling off historic comebacks. This time, they couldnt hold a lead. Dalton threw a touchdown pass and ran 3 yards on a draw play, tying it with 4:09 to go. He scrambled for a first down on the winning drive a replay overturn gave him the needed ground and Nugent ended it with his third field goal in front of the smallest crowd of Paul Brown Stadiums history. The Bengals (2-2) overcame a 17-3 halftime deficit to end a 10-game losing streak against Buffalo. 49ers 24, Eagles 23 PHILADELPHIA When Alex Smith began to air it out, he outdid Michael Vick and Philadelphia. Chucking its conservative approach in the second half, the 49ers surged back from a 20-point hole for the victory. Vick wasnt hampered by his bruised right hand, throwing for a career-high 416 yards and two touchdowns and rushing for 75 yards. But Phillys defense fell apart in the final 30 minutes, and Frank Gore capped a 77-yard drive with a 12-yard TD run with 3 minutes remaining. Former Eagles kicker David Akers, who left for San Francisco as a free agent this summer, kicked the decisive extra point. His replacement, rookie Alex Henery, missed from 39 and 33 yards in the final period. Philadelphia (1-3) has been outscored 36-0 in the fourth quarter of its last three games, all losses. The 49ers (3-1) are on top of the NFC West in Jim Harbaughs rookie season as coach. Texans 17, Steelers 10 HOUSTON Arian Foster rushed for 155 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter as Houston overcame an injury to All-Pro Andre Johnson for the win., Johnson left in the second quarter with a right hamstring injury and did not return though he was back on the sideline late to watch Houston (3-1) finish off the injury-plagued Steelers (2-2). Ben Roethlisberger was under pressure all day and was sacked five times behind an offensive line missing two regular starters. The quarterback injured his left leg late in the game and left the stadium wearing a walking boot. The Steelers lost running back Rashard Mendenhall (hamstring), linebacker James Harrison (eye) and defensive end Aaron Smith (foot) during the game. Foster, the 2010 NFL rushing champion, finally looked healthy after weeks of nursing a left hamstring strain. Patriots 31, Raiders 19 OAKLAND, Calif. Tom Brady bounced back from a four-interception performance by throwing for 226 yards, two touchdowns and committing no turnovers. Wes Welker caught nine passes for 158 yards and a score, BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Stevan Ridley adding rushing touchdowns and the Patriots (3-1) played a mostly mistake-free game after last weeks surprising loss in Buffalo. This time the interception that changed the game was made by New England instead of thrown by Brady. Patrick Chung got a gift-wrapped pick in the end zone late in the first half when Jason Campbell inexplicably threw the ball right to the safety with no receiver in the area for the Raiders (2-2). Redskins 17, Rams 10 ST. LOUIS Ryan Torain ran for 135 yards and a 20-yard score, and Washington held off a late rally by winless St. Louis. The Redskins (3-1) dominated on defense and got two of their seven sacks late by Stephen Bowen and Brian Orakpo to knock the Rams (04) out of scoring position. James Laurinaitis interception and 15-yard return of an underthrown pass from Rex Grossman had given St. Louis the ball at the Washington 19 with about five minutes remaining. Titans 31, Browns 13 CLEVELAND Matt Hasselbecks fresh start in Tennessee has his team off to an unexpected one. The 13-year veteran quarterback, who left Seattle as a free agent after a playoff-filled decade, threw three TD passes in the first half and safety Jordan Babineaux returned an interception 97 yards for a TD for their third straight win under firstyear coach Mike Munchak. Hasselbeck threw for 194 yards in the first half while helping the Titans (3-1) build a 21-6 lead. The 36-year-old finished 10 of 20 for 220 yards 26 on two completions after halftime. Bears 34, Panthers 29 CHICAGO Devin Hester set an NFL record with his 11th punt return for a touchdown, Matt Forte ran for a career-high 205 yards for Chicago (2-2). Hester had earlier set up a TD run by Forte with a 73-yard kickoff return before he ran back a punt 69 yards in the second quarter to move ahead of Eric Metcalf on the all-time list. He performed three somersaults in the end zone with the lead at 24-10, but the celebration was a little early. The Panthers cut the lead to four points at halftime and had their chances to take the lead in the second half but came up short, spoiling coach Ron Riveras return to Soldier Field. Rookie Cam Newton threw for 374 yards for the Panthers (1-3) and Steve Smith passed Muhsin Muhammad as the teams leading receiver, finishing with 181 yards on eight catches. He now has 9,414 in his career. Falcons 30, Seahawks 28 SEATTLE Matt Ryan threw for 291 yards, rookie Julio Jones caught 11 passes for 127 yards, and Atlanta held off a second-half rally. Ryan was brilliant in the first half. He started out 13-for-15 and had a 1-yard touchdown pass to Tony Gonzalez on Atlantas first possession. Michael Turner also ran for TDs of 21 and 1 yards in the first half. Matt Bryants 50-yard field goal early in the third quarter gave Atlanta (2-2) a 27-7 lead. Tarvaris Jackson threw for three TDs, but the Seahawks (1-3) couldnt complete the comeback, and Steven Hauschka missed a 61-yard field goal attempt with 13 seconds left. Giants 31, Cardinals 27 GLENDALE, Ariz. Eli Manning threw two touchdown passes in a 58-second span late in the game to rally New York. The scoring passes of 2 yards to Jake Ballard with 3:37 to go and 29 yards to Hakeem Nicks with 2:39 left came after the Cardinals (1-3) seemingly had taken control of the game 27-17 on Beanie Wells third rushing touchdown of the game with 5:16 to go. Manning completed 7 of 8 for 126 yards on the decisive drives as the Giants (3-1) won their third in a row. He finished 27 of 40 for 371 yards. Nicks caught 10 for 162 yards. Wells rushed for a career-best 138 yards. Chiefs 22, Vikings 17 KANSAS CITY, Mo. Matt Cassel hit Dwayne Bowe for a 52-yard fourth-quarter touchdown pass, Ryan Succop was perfect on five field-goal attempts and the Chiefs are no longer winless. Succops accurate right leg had already staked Kansas City (1-3) to a 15-10 lead by the start of the fourth quarter when Cassel dropped back to pass. He saw Bowe get around Cedric Griffin, who had slipped just after the snap, and hit his Pro Bowl wide receiver in stride. Bowe made a pirouette to get around safety Jamarca Sanford, then broke Griffens tackle as the cornerback tried to recover, and trotted the last couple of yards for the touchdown. Minnesota is 0-4.


Alabama, LSU top two teams in polls Associated PressLSU and Alabama are the top two teams in the country one month before their game in Tuscaloosa. The SEC West rivals held the first two spots in The Associated Press college football poll released Sunday as the second-ranked Crimson Tide jumped past No. 3 Oklahoma. Alabamas rise gives the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 10th time in the last four seasons. And for the first time since 2000, the Nos. 1 and 2 teams reside in the same division. That season Nebraska and Kansas State of the Big 12 North held the top two spots in the AP poll for one week. The Tide beat Florida 38-10 on Saturday night in Gainesville, then received 12 first-place votes in the media rankings. LSU remained No. 1 for a second straight week, receiving 40 first-place votes and 1,473 points. Alabama had 1,435 points. The Tigers play the Tide on Nov. 5 in a game that could ultimately decide the division and much more. Oklahoma, which started the season No. 1 before slipping behind LSU last week, got seven first-place votes. Wisconsin also moved up after a big victory, jumping three spots to No. 4 after a 48-17 win against Nebraska. Boise State, which had one firstplace vote, slipped a spot to No. 5. Oklahoma was No. 1 in the USA Today coaches poll, followed by LSU, Alabama, Stanford and Wisconsin. The top eight in the AP poll were all undefeated, with No. 6 Oklahoma State followed by Stanford and Clemson. Oregon was ninth and Arkansas was No. 10. Three more unbeaten teams were next: No. 11 Texas, which faces rival Oklahoma on Saturday in Dallas, No. 12 Michigan and No. 13 Georgia Tech. Nebraska fell six spots to No. 14 and Auburn jumped back into the poll all the way to No. 15 after the Tigers beat South Carolina 16-10 on the road. The defending national champions have fallen out of the rankings twice this season. No. 16 West Virginia is the only Big East team in the rankings. No. 17 Florida dropped five spots after getting thumped by Alabama and No. 18 South Carolina dropped eight spots. No. 19 Illinois has its best ranking since the final regular-season poll of 2007. No. 20 Kansas State is ranked for the first time since Oct. 14, 2007. The final five were Virginia Tech, Arizona State, Florida State, Texas A&M and Baylor. Falling out after losses were TCU and South Florida. F OOTBALL C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 B3 Associated PressIn a few weeks, it is likely that the only thing left to talk about concerning Ohio State is whether Urban Meyer will be the Buckeyes next coach. What began in December with the NCAA suspending Terrelle Pryor and four other Buckeyes for swapping championship rings, trophies and other memorabilia for tattoos has left one of the elite programs in college football poised to have its worst season in 23 years. The Buckeyes are 3-2 after an ugly 10-7 loss at home against Michigan State on Saturday. Next up is a treacherous three-game stretch: at No. 14 Nebraska on Saturday, at No. 19 Illinois the week after and home for No. 4 Wisconsin after an off week. The Buckeyes havent missed the postseason since 1999, havent finished below .500 since 1988 when they went 4-6-1 in John Coopers first year as coach, and havent lost four straight games since 1943. To say those things wont happen this season is to indulge in wishful thinking and hoping for the best. Ohio State ranks 108th in the nation in total offense and 110th in passing. Without Pryor, the Buckeyes simply have nobody prepared to be a starting quarterback for a big-time team. No grand plan at Ohio State had senior quarterback Joe Bauserman starting this season. Braxton Miller was not supposed to be leading the team as a freshman. But thats what coach Luke Fickell has been left with. Of course, the grand plan also never had Fickell running the team at least not so soon. Fickell was handed this mess when Jim Tressel was ousted for covering up the violations that got Pryor and company suspended. A small bit of good news for the Buckeyes comes this week when the other players who were suspended with Pryor become eligible to play in Lincoln. The additions of receiver DeVier Posey, running back Dan Herron and tackle Mike Adams should provide a boost, but it might already be too late. The mix in Columbus is volatile. Players normally accustomed to competing for Big Ten titles and BCS bids could quickly be relegated to vying for a trip to Detroit for the bowl season. Will talented seniors such as Posey and Adams already be thinking more about their draft stock than beating the Illini? With Fickell and the rest of the coaching staff not guaranteed a job beyond this season, do underclassmen tune out coaches they figure wont be around next year? To say the Buckeyes seem to be on their way to getting what they deserve isnt quite right. Surely there are players on that roster and coaches on that staff who deserve better than a fivewin season. No doubt there are many who could be paying from crimes they did not commit while Pryor and Tressel collect NFL paychecks. And there just might be enough talent in Columbus to prevent the collapse that appears to be inevitable. This team has some great players. I know some of these guys are doing the best job they can to step up, center Mike Brewster said. I know Joe came in and did a good job at the end of the game and I know Braxtons doing the best he can. It was a hard day, but youve got to keep fighting. Maybe Brewster, a senior, is one of those guys who deserves better. But for leaders such as Athletic Director Gene Smith and University President Gordon Gee, who allowed a star coach and star players to believe they could skirt the rules, and all those boosters, supporters and fans so blinded by loyalty that they actually believe the Buckeyes have been victimized, this season is exactly what they had coming. PAC-12 PASSERS Andrew Luck isnt the only Pac-12 quarterback off to a great start. Including Luck, six of the top 25 rated passers in the nation are from the Pac-12, more than any other conference. Like Luck, much was expected of some of the guys having big years. USCs Matt Barkley has thrown for 1,587 yards, Arizonas Nick Foles has passed for 1,877 yards and Oregons Derron Thomas has 12 touchdown passes in only 108 attempts. Joining those established stars are Washingtons Keith Price, Jake Lockers replacement who has guided the Huskies to a 4-1 start and thrown 17 touchdown passes, and Washington States Marshall Lobbestael, who has the Cougars 3-1 after stepping in for injured starter Jeff Tuel. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT San Jose State has a two-game winning streak for the first time in three years. The Spartans also snapped a 16game road losing streak by beating Colorado State 38-31 in Fort Collins on Saturday. Coming off a victory against Western Athletic Conference rival New Mexico State, San Jose State beat the Rams of the Mountain West Conference on a 38-yard touchdown pass from Matt Faulkner to Jabari Carr with 54 seconds left. Considering the way the MWC has gutted the WAC in the last year luring away Boise State, Nevada, Hawaii and Fresno State the Spartans victory had to feel good for longtime WAC Commissioner Karl Benson. On the other side, CSU coach Steve Fairchild, 16-26 in his fourth season at his alma mater, could be in trouble. QUICK HITS The national championship race looks like an eight-team contest between LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma, Wisconsin, Stanford, Oklahoma State, Boise State and Clemson. The only teams undefeated and still unranked in the AP Top 25 are Texas Tech and Houston. Why no love for the Red Raiders and Cougars? Texas Tech (4-0) has beaten three FBS teams with a combined record of 3-10 and none better than .500. Houston (5-0) has four victories against FBS teams with a combined record of 6-14, none better than 2-3. Sticking with the Cougars, their schedule doesnt get substantially tougher. AMERICAN CONFERENCE East WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv Buffalo310.750133962-0-01-1-03-1-00-0-01-0-0 New England310.750135981-0-02-1-03-1-00-0-01-1-0 N.Y. Jets210.66783612-0-00-1-01-1-01-0-00-0-0 Miami040.000691040-2-00-2-00-4-00-0-00-1-0 SouthWLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv Houston310.750107702-0-01-1-03-0-00-1-01-0-0 Tennessee310.75088562-0-01-1-03-1-00-0-00-1-0 Jacksonville130.25039851-1-00-2-01-1-00-2-01-1-0 Indianapolis030.00046840-2-00-1-00-3-00-0-00-1-0 NorthWLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv Baltimore210.66785401-0-01-1-01-1-01-0-01-0-0 Cincinnati220.50080741-1-01-1-02-1-00-1-01-0-0 Cleveland220.50074931-2-01-0-02-2-00-0-00-1-0 Pittsburgh220.50064721-0-01-2-01-2-01-0-00-1-0 WestWLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv San Diego310.75091853-0-00-1-02-1-01-0-01-0-0 Oakland220.5001111131-1-01-1-02-2-00-0-01-0-0 Denver130.250811111-1-00-2-01-2-00-1-00-1-0 Kansas City130.250491261-1-00-2-00-2-01-1-00-1-0NATIONAL CONFERENCEEast WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv Washington310.75083632-0-01-1-03-1-00-0-01-1-0 N.Y. Giants310.750102871-0-02-1-03-1-00-0-01-1-0 Dallas220.500991011-1-01-1-02-1-00-1-01-0-0 Philadelphia130.2501011010-2-01-1-01-3-00-0-00-1-0 SouthWLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv New Orleans310.750127982-0-01-1-01-1-02-0-01-0-0 Tampa Bay210.66760601-1-01-0-02-1-00-0-01-0-0 Atlanta220.500901051-0-01-2-02-2-00-0-00-1-0 Carolina130.250891021-1-00-2-00-3-01-0-00-0-0 NorthWLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv Green Bay4001.000148972-0-02-0-03-0-01-0-01-0-0 Detroit4001.000135761-0-03-0-03-0-01-0-01-0-0 Chicago220.50094982-1-00-1-02-2-00-0-00-1-0 Minnesota040.00077960-2-00-2-00-2-00-2-00-1-0 WestWLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv San Francisco310.75094751-1-02-0-02-1-01-0-01-0-0 Seattle130.25058971-1-00-2-01-2-00-1-01-1-0 Arizona130.25086871-1-00-2-01-3-00-0-00-1-0 St. Louis040.000461130-3-00-1-00-3-00-1-00-0-0 Sundays Games Detroit 34, Dallas 30 Washington 17, St. Louis 10 Kansas City 22, Minnesota 17 Chicago 34, Carolina 29 Houston 17, Pittsburgh 10 New Orleans 23, Jacksonville 10 San Francisco 24, Philadelphia 23 Tennessee 31, Cleveland 13 Cincinnati 23, Buffalo 20 N.Y. Giants 31, Arizona 27 Atlanta 30, Seattle 28 San Diego 26, Miami 16 New England 31, Oakland 19 Green Bay 49, Denver 23 N.Y. Jets at Baltimore, 8:20 p.m. Mondays Game Indianapolis at Tampa Bay, 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9 Arizona at Minnesota, 1 p.m. Oakland at Houston, 1 p.m. Kansas City at Indianapolis, 1 p.m. Philadelphia at Buffalo, 1 p.m. New Orleans at Carolina, 1 p.m. Cincinnati at Jacksonville, 1 p.m. Tennessee at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m. Seattle at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m. Tampa Bay at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m. San Diego at Denver, 4:15 p.m. N.Y. Jets at New England, 4:15 p.m. Green Bay at Atlanta, 8:20 p.m. Open: Baltimore, Cleveland, Dallas, Miami, St. Louis, Washington Monday, Oct. 10 Chicago at Detroit, 8:30 p.m. Titans 31, Browns 13 Tennessee71410031 Cleveland330713 First Quarter CleFG Dawson 48, 6:48. TenStevens 12 from Hass. (Bironas kick), 3:25. Second Quarter CleFG Dawson 51, 14:17. TenCook 80 pass from Hass. (Bironas kick), 13:59. TenWilliams 4 from Hass. (Bironas kick), :33. Third Quarter TenFG Bironas 39, 6:45. TenBabineaux 97 inter. return (Bironas kick), 2:28. Fourth Quarter CleWatson 10 from McCoy (Dawson kick), 11:36. A,240. TenCle First downs1325 Total Net Yards332416 Rushes-yards29-11222-84 Passing220332 Punt Returns2-172-18 Kickoff Returns2-483-36 Interceptions Ret.1-971-0 Comp-Att-Int10-21-140-61-1 Sacked-Yards Lost0-04-18 Punts6-39.54-38.8 Fumbles-Lost0-01-0 Penalties-Yards5-455-40 Time of Possession23:0736:53 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Tennessee, C.Johnson 23-101, Hasselbeck 1-5, Ringer 4-4, Harper 1-2. Cleveland, Hillis 10-46, Hardesty 7-22, McCoy 4-16, Ar.Smith 1-0. PASSING Tennessee, Hasselbeck 10-20-1-220, Locker 0-1-0-0. Cleveland, McCoy 40-61-1-350. RECEIVING Tennessee, Cook 2-93, Washington 2-62, L.Hawkins 2-38, C.Johnson 2-11, Stevens 1-12, Williams 1-4. Cleveland, Little 6-57, Watson 6-48, Massaquoi 6-46, Cribbs 5-50, Hardesty 5-49, Hillis 5-23, Robiskie 3-25, Norwood 1-19, Moore 1-15, Al.Smith 1-13, Marecic 1-5. MISSED F. GOALS None.Bears 34, Panthers 29 Carolina3170929 Chicago101401034 First Quarter CarFG Mare 29, 9:34. ChiFG Gould 20, 4:19. ChiMoore 20 inter. return (Gould kick), 3:20. Second Quarter CarNewton 1 run (Mare kick), 14:55. ChiForte 17 run (Gould kick), 13:24. ChiHester 69 punt return (Gould kick), 11:32. CarNewton 2 run (Mare kick), 6:29. CarFG Mare 39, :06. Fourth Quarter CarFG Mare 38, 14:55. ChiFG Gould 24, 6:41. ChiBarber 3 run (Gould kick), 1:23. CarOlsen 3 pass from Newton (pass failed), :04. A,135. CarChi First downs2415 Total Net Yards543317 Rushes-yards26-16931-224 Passing37493 Punt Returns2-71-69 Kickoff Returns6-1454-125 Interceptions Ret.1-91-20 Comp-Att-Int27-46-19-17-1 Sacked-Yards Lost0-01-9 Punts2-39.54-39.3 Fumbles-Lost1-00-0 Penalties-Yards8-525-45 Time of Possession33:2926:31 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Carolina, D.Williams 10-82, Stewart 8-52, Newton 8-35. Chicago, Forte 25-205, Barber 5-17, Cutler 1-2. PASSING Carolina, Newton 27-46-1-374. Chicago, Cutler 9-17-1-102. RECEIVING Carolina, Smith 8-181, Olsen 5-50, LaFell 4-42, Stewart 4-33, Naanee 4-27, Shockey 2-41. Chicago, Forte 4-23, Knox 3-48, Sanzenbacher 1-16, R.Williams 1-15. MISSED FIELD GOALS Carolina, Mare 34 (BK), 52 (SH). Redskins 17, Rams 10 Washington773017 St. Louis0001010 First Quarter WasMoss 6 pass from Gross. (Gano kick), 3:06. Second Quarter WasTorain 20 run (Gano kick), 5:42. Third Quarter WasFG Gano 38, 11:08. Fourth Quarter StLFG Jo.Brown 32, 10:09. StLJackson 15 pass from Brad. (Jo.Brown kick), 5:45. A,113. WasStL First downs1614 Total Net Yards339172 Rushes-yards40-19617-45 Passing143127 Punt Returns4-34-1 Kickoff Returns2-352-32 Interceptions Ret.0-02-66 Comp-Att-Int15-29-220-43-0 Sacked-Yards Lost0-07-37 Punts7-45.98-45.0 Fumbles-Lost3-03-1 Penalties-Yards10-969-65 Time of Possession35:1024:50 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Washington, Torain 19-135, Helu 835, Hightower 8-24, Grossman 5-2. St. Louis, Jackson 17-45. PASSING Washington, Grossman 15-29-2-143. St. Louis, Bradford 20-43-0164. RECEIVING Washington, Moss 5-39, Gaffney 4-62, Davis 4-34, Cooley 1-4, Hightower 1-4. St. Louis, Kendricks 4-33, Pettis 4-32, Jackson 4-19, Alexander 3-46, Bajema 2-11, B.Gibson 1-14, Sims-Walker 1-6, Miller 1-3. MISSED FIELD GOALS None.Bengals 23, Bills 20 Buffalo0170320 Cincinnati30101023 First Quarter CinFG Nugent 31, 2:02. Second Quarter BufFG Lindell 43, 13:33. BufScott 43 inter. return (Lindell kick), 3:10. BufJackson 2 run (Lindell kick), :40. Third Quarter CinFG Nugent 21, 11:23. CinGresham 17 from Dalton (Nugent kick), 5:26. Fourth Quarter BufFG Lindell 23, 11:22. CinDalton 3 run (Nugent kick), 4:09. CinFG Nugent 43, :00. A,142. BufCin First downs1225 Total Net Yards273458 Rushes-yards21-8332-171 Passing190287 Punt Returns0-07-69 Kickoff Returns1-233-66 Interceptions Ret.2-480-0 Comp-Att-Int20-34-018-36-2 Sacked-Yards Lost1-92-11 Punts8-51.65-38.4 Fumbles-Lost0-01-0 Penalties-Yards4-263-15 Time of Possession28:3931:21 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Buffalo, Jackson 17-66, Spiller 312, Fitzpatrick 1-5. Cincinnati, Benson 19-104, Leonard 4-36, Scott 5-13, Dalton 3-12, Green 1-6. PASSING Buffalo, Fitzpatrick 20-34-0199. Cincinnati, Dalton 18-36-2-298. RECEIVING Buffalo, Jackson 5-32, St.Johnson 4-58, Jones 3-21, B.Smith 2-25, Nelson 2-18, Chandler 2-8, Roosevelt 1-28, Spiller 1-9. Cincinnati, Green 4-118, Gresham 4-70, Simpson 3-26, Hawkins 2-43, Caldwell 2-17, Scott 2-9, Leonard 1-15. MISSED FIELD GOALS None.Chiefs 22, Vikings 17 Minnesota703717 Kansas City366722 First Quarter KCFG Succop 40, 7:16. MinAromashodu 34 from McNabb (Long. kick), 1:47. Second Quarter KCFG Succop 24, 5:15. KCFG Succop 51, :00. Third Quarter MinFG Longwell 33, 9:15. KCFG Succop 54, 5:18. KCFG Succop 22, :09. Fourth Quarter KCBowe 52 from Cassel (Succop kick), 13:51. MinJenkins 1 from McNabb (Longwell kick), 5:50. A,931. MinKC First downs1715 Total Net Yards341350 Rushes-yards30-15128-103 Passing190247 Punt Returns1-123-71 Kickoff Returns2-552-37 Interceptions Ret.0-01-14 Comp-Att-Int18-30-118-29-0 Sacked-Yards Lost2-123-13 Punts4-53.33-48.7 Fumbles-Lost1-00-0 Penalties-Yards6-456-57 Time of Possession32:1027:50 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGMinnesota, Peterson 23-80, Harvin 467, Gerhart 2-4, McNabb 1-0. Kansas City, Jones 11-37, McCluster 7-26, Battle 5-22, Cassel 4-20, McClain 1-(minus 2). PASSING Minnesota, McNabb 18-30-1-202. Kansas City, Cassel 18-29-0260. RECEIVING Minnesota, Shiancoe 6-58, Harvin 5-42, Rudolph 3-44, Aromashodu 1-34, Berrian 1-20, Peterson 1-3, Jenkins 1-1. Kansas City, Bowe 5-107, Breaston 4-91, Colbert 3-33, McCluster 3-12, McClain 1-7, OConnell 1-6, Pope 14. MISSED F. GOALS None.Texans 17, Steelers 10Pittsburgh007310 Houston730717 First Quarter HouDaniels 1 from Schaub (Rackers kick), 4:05. Second Quarter HouFG Rackers 25, 2:33. Third Quarter PitMendenhall 3 run (Suisham kick), 7:02. Fourth Quarter PitFG Suisham 26, 14:57. HouFoster 42 run (Rackers kick), 12:02. A,585. PitHou First downs2017 Total Net Yards296318 Rushes-yards22-11835-180 Passing178138 Punt Returns2-433-17 Kickoff Returns3-622-34 Interceptions Ret.0-01-0 Comp-Att-Int16-30-114-21-0 Sacked-Yards Lost5-280-0 Punts4-50.55-47.0 Fumbles-Lost0-01-0 Penalties-Yards5-459-64 Time of Possession28:1731:43 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING Pittsburgh, Redman 6-40, Moore 4-34, Mendenhall 9-25, Roethlisberger 2-11, A.Brown 1-8. Houston, Foster 30-155, Tate 220, Ogbonnaya 1-4, Schaub 2-1. PASSING Pittsburgh, Roethlisberger 16-30-1-206. Houston, Schaub 14-21-0-138. RECEIVING Pittsburgh, A.Brown 5-67, Wallace 4-77, Miller 3-15, Ward 1-19, Redman 1-12, Sanders 1-10, Johnson 1-6. Houston, Daniels 5-69, A.Johnson 4-36, Foster 3-11, Dreessen 1-14, Casey 1-8. MISSED FIELD GOALS Pittsburgh, Suisham 30 (BK). Associated Press Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron celebrates in front of Alabama fans as he comes off the field after Alabama defeated Florida on Saturday. Associated Press Michigan State's B.J. Cunningham, left, tries to escape the grasp of Ohio State's Orhian Johnson during their game on Saturday. SEC teams rule the roost The AP Top 25 The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 1, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking: RecordPtsPv 1. LSU (40)5-01,4731 2. Alabama (12)5-01,4353 3. Oklahoma (7)4-01,3972 4. Wisconsin5-01,2667 5. Boise St. (1)4-01,2484 6. Oklahoma St.4-01,1915 7. Stanford4-01,1856 8. Clemson5-01,09313 9. Oregon3-11,0289 10. Arkansas4-186018 11. Texas4-083317 12. Michigan5-081219 13. Georgia Tech5-066721 14. Nebraska4-15558 15. Auburn4-1550NR 16. West Virginia4-154422 17. Florida4-149812 18. South Carolina4-148710 19. Illinois5-042824 20. Kansas St.4-0349NR 21. Virginia Tech4-134111 22. Arizona St.4-125625 23. Florida St.2-223723 24. Texas A&M2-221614 25. Baylor3-118615 Others receiving votes: Michigan St. 154, Houston 68, Washington 37, Texas Tech 25, Notre Dame 24, South Florida 22, Georgia 11, Penn St. 9, Southern Cal 7, SMU 5, Cincinnati 1, Pittsburgh 1, Tennessee 1. USA Today Top 25 Poll The USA Today Top 25 football coaches poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 1, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, and previous ranking: RecordPtsPvs 1. Oklahoma (27)4-01,4211 2. LSU (21)5-01,4102 3. Alabama (10)5-01,4082 4. Stanford4-01,2374 5. Wisconsin (1)5-01,2367 6. Boise State4-01,1865 7. Oklahoma State4-01,1626 8. Clemson5-01,02815 9. Oregon3-11,01711 10. Texas4-087917 11. Michigan5-080819 12. Arkansas4-178818 13. Georgia Tech5-072821 14. South Carolina4-15599 15. Nebraska4-15578 16. Illinois5-054122 17. Virginia Tech4-147010 18. Florida4-145612 19. West Virginia4-143623 20. Michigan State4-136625 21. Kansas State4-0264 22. Florida State2-222924 23. Auburn4-1217 24. Arizona State4-1177 25. Texas A&M2-216013 Others receiving votes: Houston 97, Baylor 90, Texas Tech 68, South Florida 49, Penn State 37, Washington 30, Notre Dame 13, Pittsburgh 11, North Carolina 10, Southern Methodist 10, Tennessee 6, Iowa 5, Air Force 3, Southern Mississippi 3, Cincinnati 1, Duke 1, Ohio State 1. Ohio State on verge of collapse


10 in a game that was more lopsided than the score indicated. The Saints (3-1) scored touchdowns on their first two possessions and looked well on their way to scoring 30 points for the fourth consecutive week. But Brees threw two interceptions, John Kasay missed two long field goals and the Saints managed just nine points in the second half. If you had told us before the game that youre going to have 500 yards of total offense and youre going to convert 50 percent of our third downs, we would have thought thats 40 points, Brees said. Unfortunately, it was 23 points because we got inside the 20 three times in the second half and didnt come away with touchdowns. So thats disappointing, but feel we have proven that we can move the ball. Now we just got to score touchdowns. It didnt matter against the Jaguars (1-3), who have struggled to score all season. Jacksonville has 39 points in four games, clearly dealing with the growing pains associated with having a rookie quarterback. Blaine Gabbert struggled in his first home start, no surprise since the Saints have given rookie quarterbacks all sorts of problems in three years under defensive coordinator Gregg Williams. Gabbert was erratic all afternoon, throwing high and missing wide-open receivers. He completed 16 of 42 passes for 196 yards, with a touchdown and an interception. He also was sacked three times. He didnt get much help, either. The Jaguars dropped several passes, including one by Maurice Jones-Drew on the opening possession and one by Mike Thomas on the final drive. He definitely had some throws that he would like back, Jaguars offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter said. Like any quarterback in the NFL, hes counting on his guys to make some plays for him. I thought there were some plays we left out there, some plays that we could have made. Jaguars coach Jack Del Rio vowed to open up the offense after last weeks 16-10 loss in Carolina. But it did little good with Gabberts inaccuracy and his teammates not-so-soft hands. New Orleans had far fewer problems. Brees completed 31 of 44 passes. Sproles had 75 yards rushing, 56 yards receiving and 57 yards in returns. Everybody in the stadium holds their breath when he gets it because it could be a touchdown, Brees said. Jimmy Graham caught 10 passes for 132 yards, both career highs, and a score. Drew is a surgeon with the ball, Graham said. He throws to the open man. I just happened to be open quite a bit today. Grahams last catch was a 59-yarder that put the Saints in position to score 30 points with a little more than two minutes remaining, and they certainly tried to get it after Brees got upset about what he felt was a late hit. Just after Brees was sacked by Clint Session, 340pound defensive tackle Terrance Knighton plopped on top of him. Brees got up in a huff, and players from both teams started pushing and shoving. Brees threw deep on the next play, but Devery Henderson stepped out of bounds before making the catch at the goal line. I feel like they were trying to keep their scoring average high, Jaguars defensive end Jeremy Mincey said. They wanted 30, but we didnt let them. Lucroy. The little things matter, said Jerry Hairston Jr., who scored on Lucroys bunt. When you have guys like Braunie and Prince with the big power, the little things add up. Indeed. The Brewers now hold a 2-0 lead in a postseason series for the first time in franchise history and will go for the sweep when Shaun Marcum takes on rookie Josh Collmenter in Game 3 in Arizona on Tuesday. Lucroy keyed a five-run sixth inning, and delivered right after Diamondbacks reliever Brad Ziegler became angry about a balk call. Thats when rookie Milwaukee manager Ron Roenicke put on a play hed already seen Lucroy successfully bunt a few times this season. Good teams always take advantage of the other teams mistakes, Braun said. Theres no doubt coming into that inning, they had the momentum. With the score 4-all and runners at the corners with one out, Hairston took a couple of half-steps and sprinted home as Lucroy bunted toward first base. Zieglers awkward flip went wide of catcher Miguel Montero and the Diamondbacks imploded from there, with Milwaukee taking a 9-4 lead. It was crazy, Montero said. I didnt even get a chance to second-guess myself. It was like, OK, here we go boom, boom, boom, boom. Im like, Whats going on over here? Brewers starter Zack Greinke struggled in his first postseason appearance, giving up three home runs and leaving without a decision. He was 11-0 at Miller Park, helping the Brewers win a majors-best 57 games at home. The Diamondbacks seemed poised for a come-frombehind victory after notching 48 this season when Paul Goldschmidt, Chris Young and Justin Upton all homered off Greinke to tie the game. Instead, Arizona went 0 for 10 with runners in scoring position and Milwaukee kept its cool until the sixth, when seven consecutive batters reached with one out. Hairston, making his second straight start in place of Casey McGehee at third, doubled to chase Diamondbacks starter Daniel Hudson. Ziegler entered, and was called for a balk when he spun and found no one behind Hairston for a pickoff attempt as he attempted to throw. Ziegler pointed down at his foot, upset at second base umpire Bruce Dreckmans call, and walked the free-swinging Yuniesky Betancourt on four pitches. quarterback Tom Brady was among many who had pink towels hanging from their waists. Philadelphias Michael Vick wore a padded pink glove on his bruised nonthrowing right hand in the Eagles game against San Francisco. In San Diego, the Chargers had dashes of pink in the San Diego and Chargers that were painted in the end zones. Chargers nose tackle Antonio Garay took his tribute a step further, having a pink ribbon shaved into the left side of his head. Many of the defending Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers wore pink-and-white gloves and pink-and-black shoes, including Clay Matthews, running back James Starks and safety Charlie Peprah. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers had a pink wristband on his left arm during the game against Denver. Arizonas Larry Fitzgerald, a spokesman for the league-wide awareness for women to be regularly tested for the illness, wore pink shoes in the Cardinals loss to the New York Giants. His mother died of the disease. when Busch would accelerate on the second. I hate leaving points on the table, and we have these first three, Johnson said. Losing to Busch had to sting. Busch made his move off the final restart with 43 laps, leaving Johnson and the rest of the field in the mirror. Johnsons reign was considered by some to be on the ropes after he finished 10th and 18th in the first two Chase races. But his strong result on one of his favorite tracks moved him only 13 points behind the leaders and feeling confident. He has five straight top 10s, including one win, at Kansas. Giving up a win by not getting a good restart, Ill think about it tonight, Johnson said. But big-picture wise, well take it. The winning move against Johnson made the victory more meaningful for Busch. Two of the sports top drivers have developed a longsimmering rivalry trading paint and barbs over the years. It reached a boiling part at Richmond when Busch called Johnson a five-time chump. To beat your arch nemesis, thats just icing on the cake. Thats pretty sweet, Busch said. Johnson, who led 157 laps, was second and Edwards was third. Edwards, who won the Dover Nationwide race on Saturday, dominated most of the race until a pit road speeding penalty cost him a lap. Without that infraction, Edwards just might have won the race and made it a weekend sweep. I definitely took myself out of position to fight for the win by doing that, Edwards said. Its something thats painful. Chase drivers dotted the rest of the field. Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch were fifth and sixth. Harvick was 10th. Tony Stewart lost the points lead he built after winning the first two Chase races and finished 25th. Other Chase results were: Jeff Gordon 12th, Denny Hamlin 18th, Brad Keselowski 20th, Ryan Newman 23rd and Dale Earnhardt Jr. 24th. Earnhardt, Newman, Hamlin are about out of contention. Gordon needs to get hot fast. Non-Chase drivers filled four of the top-10 spots. Kasey Kahne was fourth, AJ Allmendinger was seventh, Clint Bowyer eighth, and Marcos Ambrose ninth. Busch started the Chase ranked seventh in the standings and opened with a solid sixth at Chicagoland Speedway. He struggled at New Hampshire and finished 22nd. He found the right combination at Dover, where he qualified second and carried the position into Victory Lane and up the standings. Weve got such a long way to go in this Chase, Busch said. Thats what were really focused on. Busch won the first Chase by beating Johnson by eight points for his only NASCAR championship. He credited owner Roger Penske for giving him the equipment and crew needed to compete for a title. The car just had a good feel all weekend long, Busch said. Its a good feel he has to keep rolling all the way through Homestead if he wants to race away with the championship. from Tampa Bays 2003 Super Bowl winner. Hes the oldest player on the leagues youngest team. He also knows what its like to be a young guy heading into his first Monday night game. The Bucs were fixtures in prime time during their best years, when the roster had a collection of high-profile personalities, including Warren Sapp, Derrick Brooks, John Lynch, Simeon Rice, Keyshawn Johnson, Warrick Dunn and Mike Alstott. When we were good back in the 90s and the early part of this decade, we were pretty well known. We had a lot of name guys. Guys who were popular across the league. Weve yet to have that kind of exposure with the guys in this locker room, that kind of attention, so this is huge for us, Barber said. Coming off their Super Bowl title, the Bucs played on Monday night three times in 2003, going 2-1. Barber will never forget the loss 38-35 in overtime to the Colts. Manning threw for 386 yards and Indianapolis overcame a 21point deficit in the final five minutes of regulation. Believe me, that was a great game for 55 minutes. I scored a touchdown late on an interception, but they showed their resiliency, Barber said. It was a frustrating loss. I still cringe when I look at those highlights on NFL Network as one of the best comebacks ever. This is our chance, this 2011 team, to prove who we are. I think were all excited about it. Colts coach Jim Caldwell and defensive end Dwight Freeney also were part of that game and remember what it meant for Indianapolis, as well as former coach, Tony Dungy, who was returning to Raymond James Stadium for the first time since being fired by the Bucs following the 2001 season. It was played on Dungys birthday, although Freeney doesnt recall learning that until the game was over. Thats one I always will remember, just based on the fact that everybody in the building thought we were going to lose, said Freeney, who remembers receiving messages from people who called his telephone while the Bucs were building a 35-14 lead. We ended up winning the game, and that kind of became a staple for us as an organization and team that we never say quit, never say die, Freeney added. You never give up because you never know what might happen. That was an example of that. The Bucs were one of the leagues biggest surprises a year ago, winning 10 games but narrowly missed the playoffs. They lost this seasons opener to Detroit, but rebounded with wins over Minnesota and Atlanta. Freeney understands why they might feel their success is going unnoticed. They are definitely a team to be reckoned with and not to take lightly. ... But I do understand how this league is, the Colts star said. Its like a rookie who has a good year: Can you make it two years? ... I can definitely see how they could be underappreciated, but I definitely respect them. Morris said the Bucs wont underestimate Indianapolis, either. The Colts are winless without Manning, whos recovering from neck surgery. With Kerry Collins (concussion-like symptoms) status in doubt for Monday night, Curtis Painter could make his first NFL start. Theyre running their system, theyre playing hard defense, theyre playing their style of offense, which is high tempo, run the football, do all the correct things, and they just havent been fortunate enough to win, Morris said. Weve got to go out there and not let anything creep into our head that were any bigger than what we are. Were 2-1. Were tied for the NFC Souths best team, Morris added. If we want to remain that weve got to play our best game. ... Right now theyre struggling as far as wins and losses, but that could change any day.C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE S COREBOARD NASCAR Sprint Cup-AAA 400 Results Sunday at Dover International Speedway, Dover, Del. Lap length: 1 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (2) Kurt Busch, Dodge, 400 laps, 133.8 rating, 47 points, $223,625. 2. (6) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 400, 133.5, 44, $220,786. 3. (4) Carl Edwards, Ford, 400, 127.2, 42, $180,566. 4. (9) Kasey Kahne, Toyota, 400, 111.3, 40, $142,158. 5. (18) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 400, 109.8, 40, $148,311. 6. (5) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 400, 111, 39, $142,266. 7. (7) A J Allmendinger, Ford, 400, 103.1, 38, $127,836. 8. (27) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 400, 91.1, 36, $140,558. 9. (12) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 400, 98, 35, $114,741. 10. (22) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 400, 98.2, 35, $129,861. 11. (13) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 400, 84.5, 34, $89,500. 12. (34) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 400, 86.3, 32, $116,786. 13. (14) David Reutimann, Toyota, 400, 86.9, 31, $107,058. 14. (30) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 400, 74.8, 30, $103,964. 15. (23) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 400, 75.9, 29, $111,539. 16. (3) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 400, 78.6, 28, $83,250. 17. (16) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 400, 67.5, 27, $101,195. 18. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 400, 72.2, 26, $118,950. 19. (17) Mark Martin, Chevrolet, 400, 74.7, 25, $82,350. 20. (15) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 400, 84.6, 25, $98,808. 21. (19) David Ragan, Ford, 399, 60.8, 23, $83,350. 22. (24) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 398, 60.1, 22, $111,258. 23. (20) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 398, 59.8, 21, $113,100. 24. (21) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 398, 68.7, 20, $81,225. 25. (28) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 398, 59.4, 19, $115,683. 26. (8) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 398, 65.5, 18, $99,145. 27. (10) Greg Biffle, Ford, 397, 86.5, 17, $87,800. 28. (36) David Gilliland, Ford, 397, 46.7, 16, $87,558. 29. (33) Joey Logano, Toyota, 397, 52, 15, $80,150. 30. (1) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 396, 70.9, 15, $93,100. 31. (25) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 395, 42.5, 0, $83,983. 32. (41) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 395, 39.6, 12, $78,172. 33. (37) Andy Lally, Ford, 394, 38.1, 11, $78,925. 34. (43) J.J. Yeley, Ford, 390, 34.2, 10, $68,300. 35. (39) Casey Mears, Toyota, 366, 41.9, 9, $68,075. 36. (40) Mike Bliss, Ford, accident, 346, 39.1, 0, $67,925. 37. (26) Josh Wise, Ford, brakes, 56, 39.5, 0, $67,800. 38. (38) Reed Sorenson, Dodge, electrical, 52, 36.4, 0, $67,650. 39. (42) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, clutch, 49, 31.9, 0, $67,500. 40. (35) Michael McDowell, Toyota, fuel pump, 44, 34.2, 5, $67,325. 41. (31) David Stremme, Chevrolet, vibration, 31, 30.8, 3, $67,125. 42. (29) Scott Speed, Ford, brakes, 24, 31.7, 0, $66,995. 43. (32) Travis Kvapil, Ford, ignition, 12, 28.3, 0, $67,329. Race Statistics Average Speed of Race Winner: 119.413 mph. Time of Race: 3 hours, 30 minutes, 59 seconds. Margin of Victory: 0.908 seconds. Caution Flags: 10 for 44 laps. Lead Changes: 24 among 13 drivers. Lap Leaders: M.Truex Jr. 1-2; Ku.Busch 3-41; M.Bliss 42; M.McDowell 43; R.Sorenson 44; Ku.Busch 45-51; C.Edwards 52-110; Ky.Busch 111; J.Johnson 112-113; B.Keselowski 114-115; C.Edwards 116-138; J.Burton 139-142; C.Edwards 143-176; A.Allmendinger 177-184; K.Harvick 185194; J.Johnson 195-247; M.Kenseth 248; J.Burton 249-252; M.Kenseth 253-254; J.Johnson 255-300; Ku.Busch 301; J.Johnson 302-353; Ku.Busch 354; J.Johnson 355-358; Ku.Busch 359-400. Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): J.Johnson, 5 times for 157 laps; C.Edwards, 3 times for 116 laps; Ku.Busch, 5 times for 90 laps; K.Harvick, 1 time for 10 laps; A.Allmendinger, 1 time for 8 laps; J.Burton, 2 times for 8 laps; M.Kenseth, 2 times for 3 laps; B.Keselowski, 1 time for 2 laps; M.Truex Jr., 1 time for 2 laps; Ky.Busch, 1 time for 1 lap; M.Bliss, 1 time for 1 lap; R.Sorenson, 1 time for 1 lap; M.McDowell, 1 time for 1 lap. Top 12 in Points: 1. K.Harvick, 2,122; 2. C.Edwards, 2,122; 3. T.Stewart, 2,113; 4. Ku.Busch, 2,113; 5. J.Johnson, 2,109; 6. Bra.Keselowski, 2,108; 7. M.Kenseth, 2,108; 8. Ky.Busch, 2,107; 9. J.Gordon, 2,103; 10. D.Earnhardt Jr., 2,088; 11. R.Newman, 2,081; 12. D.Hamlin, 2,054. NASCAR Driver Rating Formula A maximum of 150 points can be attained in a race. The formula combines the following categories: Wins, Finishes, Top-15 Finishes, Average Running Position While on Lead Lap, Average Speed Under Green, Fastest Lap, Led Most Laps, Lead-Lap Finish. JAGS Continued from Page B1 BUCS Continued from Page B1 PINK Continued from Page B1 BREW Continued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS BASEBALL 5 p.m. (TBS) Texas Rangers at Tampa Bay Rays 8:30 p.m. (TBS) New York Yankees at Detroit Tigers COLLEGE FOOTBALL 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Texas at Iowa State (Tape) NFL FOOTBALL 8:30 p.m. (28 ABC, ESPN) Indianapolis Colts at Tampa Bay Bucs SOCCER 12 p.m. (FSNFL) Tottenham vs. Arsenal (Tape) Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS Boys Golf 3:30 p.m. Crystal River at Citrus (Inverness Golf & CC) Girls Golf 11 a.m. County Meet Citrus at Lecanto (Citrus Hills) Volleyball 6:30 p.m. Crystal River at Dunnellon Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday in the Florida Lottery: CASH 3 (early) 2 3 8 CASH 3 (late) 2 8 4 PLAY 4 (early) 6 5 6 5 PLAY 4 (late) 3 5 5 4 FANTASY 5 19 22 27 28 36 B4 M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 early edge, and the Tigers took a 4-0 lead into the eighth. Granderson hit a solo homer off Tigers reliever Joaquin Benoit in the eighth. Pretty soon, the rain and all the drama filled Yankee Stadium. Game 3 is Monday at Detroit. In an ace rematch, of sorts, CC Sabathia is scheduled to start for the Yankees against Justin Verlander. The two All-Stars faced each other in the series opener Friday night, but the game was suspended after only 1 innings because of rain. The Yankees lost three of four this year at Detroit and are 22-25 at Comerica Park since it opened in 2000. Its one of only two AL stadiums where New York has a losing record. Playing on the scheduled travel day, the Tigers now fly home with a chance to take command of the series, just as they did in 2006, when they lost the opener in New Y ork before sweeping three straight. Perhaps planning to play two more days in a row in Detroit, Yankees manager Joe Girardi did not use his top late-game relievers, Rafael Soriano and Dave Robertson, and Detroit added a run in the ninth on Don Kellys RBI single for a 5-1 lead. So Valverde entered in the ninth with a four-run lead. He led the majors in going 49 of 49 in save chances this year, and the Tigers were a perfect 83-0 this season when taking an edge into the ninth. But this was not a save situation for Valverde, and he was far from perfect. Nick Swisher sent Valverdes first pitch over the right-field wall for a home run. Jorge Posada followed with his first triple of the year and Russell Martin walked. With crowd rooting for a rally, Andruw Jones hit a sacrifice fly that made it 5-2. Derek Jeter struck out, and the rain that has hounded this playoff series from the start returned in buckets. Granderson then lifted his foul pop near the Detroit dugout and Avila tracked it. But the All-Star catcher slipped on the mat in the ondeck circle, lost his balance and had no play. matches due to the weather. Warrens goal for his team is to continue playing well before districts and hopefully regionals, later this month. The Lady Panthers, poised to bring another county championship to Lecanto are led by Kimberly Hafner, Jennifer Hafner, Chynna Liu, Keriah Tettenburn, and Jessica Fee. An added advantage for the Lady Panthers is theyre playing on their home course. Crystal River Pirates For the Lady Pirates this year, it has been shorthanded from a team perspective. Theyve been playing with less than four golfers all season and are in this county championship to compete from an individual perspective. The three Lady Pirates that will be competing at the match will be Erica Suarez, Lani Patides and Marissa Wilder, who recently rejoined the team giving them three players. Wilder has county experience, Patides and Suarez dont, however, theyre looking forward to the match. Coach Wayne Larsen wants his players to get the experience of the competition, while doing their best and try to improve. GOLF Continued from Page B1 County Preview Fact Box:WHERE: Citrus Hills WHEN: Today, 12 Noon TEAMS: Lecanto, Citrus Crystal River TIGERS Continued from Page B1 BUSCH Continued from Page B1


Associated Press Austin Highsmith is seen here in the role of Phoebe in the family adventure, Dolphin Tale. The family film dethroned The Lion King in the weekend box office, collecting $14.2 million in its second weekend at the box office. Today is Monday, Oct. 3, the 276th day of 2011. There are 89 days left in the year. Todays Highlight: On Oct. 3, 1951, the New York Giants captured the National League pennant by a score of 5-4 as Bobby Thomson hit a three-run homer off the Brooklyn Dodgers Ralph Branca in the shot heard round the world. On this date: In 1789, President George Washington declared Nov. 26, 1789, a day of Thanksgiving to express gratitude for the creation of the United States of America. In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the last Thursday in November Thanksgiving Day. In 1941, The Maltese Falcon the version starring Humphrey Bogart and directed by John Huston opened in New York. In 1961, The Dick Van Dyke Show, also starring Mary Tyler Moore, made its debut on CBS. In 1991, Arkansas Gov. Bill Clinton entered the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. In 1995, the jury in the O.J. Simpson murder trial found the former football star not guilty of the 1994 slayings of his former wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and Ronald Goldman (however, Simpson was later found liable in a civil trial). Ten years ago: A man aboard a Greyhound bus in Tennessee slashed the drivers throat, causing a crash that killed seven passengers, including the attacker. Five years ago: Americans John C. Mather and George F. Smoot won the Nobel Prize in physics. One year ago: Rulingparty candidate Dilma Rousseff, trying to become Brazils first female leader, fell short of getting a majority of votes in presidential elections. (Rousseff prevailed in a runoff against her centrist rival, Jose Serra.) Todays Birthdays: Author Gore Vidal is 86. Rock and roll star Chubby Checker is 70. Baseball Hall of Famer Dave Winfield is 60. Civil rights activist the Rev. Al Sharpton is 57. Golfer Fred Couples is 52. Actor Clive Owen is 47. Thought for Today: Life has got a habit of not standing hitched. You got to ride it like you find it. You got to change with it. Woody Guthrie, American folk singersongwriter (1912-1967). Gene Simmons marries girlfriend LOS ANGELES Rocker Gene Simmons and his longtime girlfriend, actress Shannon Tweed have tied the knot. Publicist Dawn Miller offered her congratulations to the new married couple on Facebook. Simmons and Tweed have been a couple for years. Their engagement announcement last month surprised many fans. People magazine reported the couple exchanged vows they wrote themselves. The magazine said about 400 guests attended the Saturday evening ceremony outside a Beverly Hills hotel. The 62-year-old Kiss bassist and the 54-year-old Tweed have two children. The new season of the reality show Gene Simmons Family Jewels premieres Tuesday on the A&E network. NPR names new president, CEO WASHINGTON NPR has named a new president and CEO. Gary Knell the longtime president and CEO of Sesame Workshop, will take over leadership of the public radio network Dec. 1. Knell succeeds Vivian Schiller who resigned under pressure in March after a former NPR fundraiser was caught on camera calling the tea party racist. The episode led some conservatives to call for an end to federal funding for NPR, but Congress ultimately retained the funds as part of a budget deal in April. In his previous role, Knell headed the organization that produces Sesame Street. Ferris Bueller at Wrigley FieldCHICAGO Ferris Bueller has returned to Wrigley Field, though this time he didnt have to cut class. And he helped set a world record. The 1986 film Ferris Buellers Day Off about three truant teenagers adventures around Chicago was screened Saturday night at the historic baseball field. The event helped mark the films 25th anniversary. The trio attends a Chicago Cubs game at the park in one scene. In another, Ferris lip syncs Danke Schoen after getting onto a parade float. Prompted by that classic scene, more than 900 viewers sang the song before the screening. A representative from the Guinness Book of World Records confirms it broke the previous 500person record for the most people singing in a round. D AVIDG ERMAIN AP Movie WriterLOS ANGELES A dolphin has dethroned The Lion King at the weekend box office. The Warner Bros. family film Dolphin Tale held up well with $14.2 million in its second weekend to take the No. 1 spot from The Lion King, the Disney reissue that had been the top movie for the past two weekends. The Lion King slipped to third place with $11.1 million, just behind Sonys Brad Pitt baseball tale Moneyball, which was No. 2 in its second weekend with $12.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. Dolphin Tale features Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman in a real-life story about strangers who team up to help an injured dolphin. The movie had debuted a week earlier at No. 3, closely behind The Lion King and Moneyball, but it earned good word-of-mouth that kept fans coming. Theres just something about a dolphin, said Jeff Goldstein, general sales manager for Warner Bros. It just looks interesting, and it looks wholesome and compelling and fun. The three holdover films held off a rush of new wide releases. In a photo finish for the No. 4 spot were Summit Entertainments cancer comic drama /50, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen, with $8.85 million and Sonys Christian-themed police drama Courageous with $8.8 million. Debuting at No. 6 with $8.2 million was Universals Dream House, a fright flick starring Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz and Naomi Watts. The weekends other new wide release, the 20th Century Fox romantic comedy Whats Your Number? starring Anna Faris and Chris Evans, flopped at No. 8 with $5.6 million. It was an unusual weekend when carry-over films continued to rule the market, with family crowds particularly strong. Normally, fall is when you get Oscar contenders and R-rated, more-challenging films, said Paul Dergarabedian, an analyst for boxoffice tracker Hollywood.com. But now looking at Lion King and Dolphin Tale, that says summer is not the only time when family audiences want to go to the movies. Dolphin Tale raised its total to $37.5 million, while Moneyball lifted its domestic haul to $38.5 million. The Lion King has pulled in $79.7 million in its 3-D re-release, adding to the nearly $800 million worldwide the animated blockbuster earned in its original 1994 run and a 2002 reissue. It also was an unusually uplifting weekend for Hollywood, with Dolphin Tale and the rest of the topfive movies all telling inspirational stories. Moneyball stars Pitt as Oakland As general manager Billy Beane, who beat the odds and built a contending team on a tiny budget. The Lion King remains one of the great animated sagas as a wrongly exiled cub returns to triumph over his wicked uncle. /50 chronicles the stirring trials of a patient (Gordon-Levitt) fighting cancer with fierce spirit and great humor. Courageous, from the makers of the Christianthemed films Fireproof and Facing the Giants, follows four policemen struggling to stick to their faith in God on the job and at home. Marketed heavily to church groups, Courageous brought in its crowds in a relatively narrow release of 1,161 theaters. The other top-10 movies ranged from 2,340 to 3,515 theaters. The competition was pretty steep with all these inspirationaltype films, but it still succeeded in such a big way, said Rory Bruer, head of distribution for Sony. In limited release, a long-delayed film with True Blood star Anna Paquin failed to find much of an audience. Margaret, starring Paquin as a teen caught in a moral crisis over her culpability in a fatal traffic accident, pulled in a scant $7,496 from two theaters, averaging $3,748 a cinema. That compares to $7,580 a theater for Courageous, which had the best average among the top-10 films. Margaret, whose cast also includes Matt Damon, Mark Ruffalo and Matthew Broderick, was shot in 2005 then delayed by lawsuits involving director Kenneth Lonergan (You Can Count on Me) and distributor Fox Searchlight over the final cut of the film. Gene Simmons Gary Knell Spotlight on PEOPLE Inspiring films C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE Todays Birthday There are strong indications that the year ahead could be an extremely rewarding one for you both materially and socially. However, strive to lead a balanced life so that each area can develop in ways that complement one another. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Check your sources once again if there is something for which youve long been searching but havent yet found. Your persistent quest might finally reach a satisfactory end. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Your views and opinions will have a greater impact on those whom you counsel than you may expect. Dont hesitate to give advice when asked. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Although you may have thought those financial seeds you recently planted had gone to the winds, you might be pleasantly surprised by signs of sprouting. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) New challenges can be conquered if you draw upon what youve learned from similar experiences in the past. Dont hesitate to put this new knowledge to work. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) If you have something good to contribute, there is no reason why you shouldnt make your presence felt. However, do so in ways that wont make others view you as a right boor. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Because hopeful, new conditions are stirring on the horizon, it is important for you to stay in close touch with valuable contacts. You never know who might throw something your way. Aries (March 21-April 19) If you take it upon yourself to utilize all the assets at your disposal, you can get past any problems that might arise. Its going to be up to you to capitalize on your advantages. Taurus (April 20-May 20) You have a gift of knowing instinctively how to put everyone at ease. Even though you wont play favorites, each person will go away feeling he or she received special attention. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Instinctively youll know how to improve your material circumstances without expecting any miracles. Youll understand that all it takes is dedication and perseverance. Cancer (June 21-July 22) At this juncture, its safer to put more stock in your own judgment than in the views of others. Your ability to evaluate developments and draw conclusions is remarkably accurate. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Financial prospects look exceptionally good for you, not because of luck, but because of your ability to derive gains from multiple sources and endeavors. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) The answer to whether or not someone to whom youre attracted is just as interested in you may finally come. Youll quickly find the answer by simply spending time in each others company. 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SO YOU KNOW Last nights winning numbers, Page B4 E NTERTAINMENT Page B5 MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011 LAY CLAIM TO TOP FIVE BOX-OFFICE SPOTS Dolphin Tale dethrones The Lion King in second weekend WEEKEND BOX OFFICE RESULTS1. Dolphin Tale, $14.2 million. 2. Moneyball, $12.5 million. 3. The Lion King, $11.1 million ($1.8 million international). 4. /50, $8.85 million. 5. Courageous, $8.8 million. 6. Dream House, $8.2 million. 7. Abduction, $5.65 million ($6.2 million international). 8. Whats Your Number? $5.6 million ($2.2 million international). 9. Contagion, $5 million ($3.4 million international). 10. Killer Elite, $4.9 million. Associated Press Joseph Gordon-Levitt, left, and Seth Rogen star in /50, a movie that chronicles the trials of a patient dealing with cancer.


B6 M ONDAY, O CTOBER 3, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE E NTERTAINMENT English poet John Keats said: Dont be discouraged by a failure. It can be a positive experience. Failure is, in a sense, the highway to success, inasmuch as every discovery of what is false leads us to seek earnestly after what is true, and every fresh experience points out some form of error that we shall afterward carefully avoid. In other words, we should learn from our mistakes. But I wish to home in on points. If you wish to make fewer errors at the bridge table, count high-card points. During my Norwegian cruise I gave two lessons on this topic, one from the angle of the defenders and one from the perspective of the declarer. Taking them in chronological order, we will start with the defenders. You are East, defending against three no-trump. West leads the spade nine. What are your thoughts? A nine-lead is always top of nothing. So, as East, you know that South has the ace, king and 10 of spades seven high-card points. And since his one-no-trump response showed 6 to 10, he cannot also have the heart ace. So, take the first round of diamonds and shift to the heart three. When you lead a low card in a suit that no one has yet played, it says you have at least one honor in that suit and you are trying to win tricks in it. So West should take his ace and fire back a heart, giving you four tricks in that suit to go with the diamond ace. Note that if you duck the first round of diamonds, South runs for home with three spades, one diamond and five clubs. When you can see how to defeat the contract, go for it. 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In those two years, he hasnt applied for any jobs. When I arranged a few interviews for him, he didnt do well. I believe he suffers from severe anxiety and gets nervous when meeting people, especially older men who tend to be the ones interviewing him. I have begged him to get counseling, but he insists there is nothing wrong. He stays in his room all day and only comes out for dinner. His friends have moved on with their lives, and he barely speaks to any of them. I have talked to him and even threatened to kick him out, but I cant follow through. Where would he go? Please help me find a way to get him to face the world. Worried Mom Dear Worried: Your son seems depressed and lethargic. Tell him counseling is a condition for remaining in the house. You will have to do a little enabling to start. Ask your physician for a counseling referral, call to explain the problem and make an appointment, and then be sure your son keeps it, even if that means driving him there and escorting him inside. Beyond that, however, he must take responsibility for his own recovery, which may include medication. Also look into help for yourself. You may need to follow through on your threat to toss him out, and you might need some support to do it. Dear Annie: My husband and I have been married for slightly more than a year. How do I handle the constant stream of questions from family and friends wondering when were going to have a baby? I have had two miscarriages and simply dont know how to respond. Do I tell them the truth, which is very painful? How can I get them to stop asking every time they see me? I know they mean well, but this seems like a rather personal question. Just because a couple has no children doesnt mean they arent trying. New Bride in the Midwest Dear Bride: We are continually amazed that nosy people think someone elses fertility is their business. You are not obligated to respond to these questions. You can politely ask, Why do you need to know? But a reader once wrote that she used to be that kind of nosy person until a friend replied that she was trying desperately to get pregnant and it was too painful to discuss. That was the response that finally made her stop asking. Dear Annie: This is for Hurting for My Daughter, who was being verbally bullied at school. I, too, am a rural town mom. I have watched both of my daughters endure the harassing phone calls, text messages and snide remarks, simply because they didnt fit into the in crowd. I spent many late nights wiping tears, some of them my own. I always told my daughters that someday these Barbie dolls would no longer be the top dogs. I also told them that high school is only a small passage through the journey of life, and that after they graduated, they would look back in amazement at the drama that encompassed them. I am happy to say that high school is behind us now, and my girls are well-adjusted, respectful adults who would never treat anyone this way. Tell Hurting to give her daughter love, encouragement, the belief that this is just a bump in the long journey of life and the wisdom to take the high road. A Former Hurting Small-Town Mom Dear Former: When youre living it, high school torments seem as if they will last forever. But those who can get through the experience will be stronger for it. Annies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Email your questions to anniesmailbox@comcast.net, or write to: Annies Mailbox, c/o Creators Syndicate, 5777 W. Century Blvd., Ste. 700, Los Angeles, CA 90045. 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Antique Chair Gold velvet, $40. 352-419-7424; 228-7202 Queen Size Mattress & Boxspring Firm Good condition $100 obo (352) 795-6709 SOFA & LOVESEAT Reclining sofa & loveseat Multi color fabric Good condition. 746-9804 or email 4 pic. madreg @tampabay.rr.com $250 Sofa & Loveseat, red, micro fiber, clean super condition $400. obo (352) 628-9660 Sofa glider love seat & ottoman. Englander Brand Ivory yell. grn blues 1 yr old $400. obo (352) 465-9343 SOFA BED Queen sz. Brown tweed used once like new COSt new $795. sell $395. (352) 746-9342 SOFA Convert to full size bed microfiber, paprika color, Good cond. $85. (352) 489-9569 TV STAND SOLID WOOD blonde on wheels 24H 31L 20W w/storage VERY NICE $50.00 352-621-0175 UNEXPECTED/IMMEDIATE MOVE = unbelievable bargains for you. RCA 27 TV $50; fridge $50 352-464-4400 Garden/Lawn Supplies Snapper 38 Cut, needs coil, $250 48 Walk Behind mower needs work $225. (352) 422-7513 Communication Equipment NOKIA CELL PHONE #5165 Get AT&T service withOUT a contract or use for 911 call. $15 Like New 352-382-3650 General 2 OSTER INSPIRE WARMING TRAYS 13.5 X 20.5 Electric Stainless Steel Used Once $50Firm 586-7222 2 OSTER WARMING TRAYS Stainless Steel Electric Used Once $50.00 Firm Mike 586-7222 5550 Watt, Troybuilt Generator Never Used $500. (352) 628-1029 Appliances SMITTYS APPLIANCE REPAIR washers dryers,FREE pick up 352-564-8179 WASHER OR DRYER $135.00 Each. Reliable like new, excellent condition. Can deliver 352 263-7398 WASHER/DRYER $100 352-464-4400 TVs/Stereos ENTERTAINMENT CENTER Good condition $20.00 352-628-4210 JVC Stereo System, receiver, cassette, disc changer, w/ cabinet & speakers $500. (352) 628-1029 Personal Listening System to enhance audio output of TV. Installation and operating manuals, excel. cond. $100. (352) 860-0984 Computers/ Video BROTHER WIRELESS PRINTER Model MFC-J265w. Almost new. Extra cartridges included. $65. 352-621-1249 COMPUTER Repair Service Sugarmill Woods Affordable Rates. Quality Service 382-5388 DIESTLER COMPUTER New & Used systems repairs. Visa/ MCard 352-637-5469 PENTIUM 4 COMPUTER Hp Pentium 4 computer with monitor & keyboard. $100.00 352-527-9074 Heavy Equipment WOOD SPLITTER on wheels asking $175.00 637-6587 Outdoor Furniture PATIO FURNITURE table & 4 chairs $100. Plus loungers and more available 352-464-4400 PATIO TABLE W/4 ARM CHAIRS,WOVEN SEAT&BACK,DECORATIVE BRONZE CAST ALUM.,EXCELLENT COND. $250 634-2004 PVC Piping lounger, chair, rocker, & round table, All for $75. (352) 527-7015 Furniture 2 Rocker Recliners, Green, Big & Comfortable $150 ea obo (352) 270-3099 2 Single Adjustable Motorized Beds, therapeutic mattresss excel. cond. $50 ea obo 352-586-6593 Antique, Mahogany drop leaf pedestal dining table, w/ 6 chairs floral back carving 2 $400. 2 bar stools swivel, beige material $25. ea 352-419-7424; 352-228-7202 BED FULL SIZE frame/mattress/boxspring good clean cond.$40. With comforter set $50. 352-621-0175 Bedroom Suite Light oak, long dresser, headboard w/ 2 tall cabinets connected to overtop w/ light, opening headborad, $800 obo 352-270-3099 CHAIR KING LOUIS Carved wood Circa 1800s Only $50.00 HURRY! Wont last at this price. 352-621-0175 Coffee Table glass top lifts up, room for display underneath, 2 drawers, 2ft Deep 4 ft. Wide $1,350 (352) 746-7745 COMFORTS OF HOME USED FURNITURE Crnr. of US 19 & Dixie Land St. 352-795-0121 Complete Ashley Dining Room Set, china cabinet, server, table & 6 chairs, matching ent. center $1,600 (352) 527-4247 COMPUTER DESK solid blonde wood on wheels 66H 53L 25W VERY NICE $75.00 info/appt 352-621-0175 COUCH all leather, navy blue, (Natuzzi brand) $395 (352) 746-9342 Couch emerald green beautiful upholstery 2 rockers on ends, all reclines, w/ heat & massage $800 obo (352) 270-3099 DINING ROOM SET TABLE & 4 CHAIRS LIGHT COLORED WOOD. GOOD CONDITION. $100.00 352-726-0686 DINING TABLE SOLID OAK Very old & ornate 2 ex leafs table pads 64 L w/o leafs x 42 w $100.00 352-621-0175 ELECTRIC LIFT RECLINER Good condition $250.00 795-3582 leave message FULL SIZE BED oak finish w/headboard, pillowtop mattress, & nightstand 352-795-2657 Schools/ Instruction #1 AffordableCNA Prep Course CPR-AED-Free Book Am & PM classes getyourcna.com 352-341-PREP (7737) BENES International School of Beauty Barber & MassageTherapy NOW ENROLLING SPRING HILL COSMETOLOGY Days -Oct. 31st Days & Night Dec. 12th MASSAGE THERAPY Days & Nights Sept 26th FACIAL TECH Days 1st Wed. of ea. mo. NAIL TECH Days 1st Mon. of ea. mo. BARBER CLASSES October 17th1(866) 724-23631486 Pinehurst Dr Spring Hill Fl. 34606 MEDICAL CLASSES X-RAY MED TECH CPR & HIV 352-235-9222, 586-2715 NEED A NEWCAREER? 2 Week Courses! PHYSICAL REHAB TECH $450. NURSING ASST. $450. PHLEBOTOMY $450. EKG $450. MEDICAL ASSISTANT ALF ADMINISTRATOR $300 taylorcollege.edu (352) 245-4119 Antiques ANTIQUE DOLL PARTS needs work,legs,arms,bodies,heads real old make offer on each 3523821191 CHAIR King Louis Circa 1800s Carved wood $50.00 More info or appt to see call Judie. 352-621-0175 Collectibles Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Appliances A/C + HEAT PUMP SYSTEMS Starting at $880 13-18 Seer Installation w/permit REBATES up to $2,500 352-746-4394 Lic.&Ins. CAC 057914 AC & HEAT PUMPS SUMMER CLEARANCE Residential Starting @ $1,45010 Yr. Warranty Lic/Ins. 352-400-4945 FREEZER full size stand up 1 door freezer -works 40$ call 352-419-7536 Frigidaire Chest Freezer 9.9 cu. ft. 10 mos. old $290. (352) 795-7513 MINI REFRIGERATOR GE Mini-Refrigerator 32H. Sm freezer section for ice tray. $45 Ted 352-522-1815 REFRIGERATOR /MICROWAVE Kenmore Refrigerator, 5yrs old,side/side,white, water and ice dispenser.200.00 obo, Microwave, black/chrome counter top, new, 50.00 call;270-8584 Refrigerator, GE Top & Bottom $100 White, Excel Cond. (352) 794-3922 Medical F/T LPNFor Assistant Living Facility 5am tp 1:30pmPaid by experienceVac. after 90 days Ins. after 60 daysApply in Person @ Brentwood Retirement Com. Commons Build 1900 W. Alpha Ct. Lecanto 352-746-6611 DFWP/EOE MEDICAL CLASSES X-RAY MED TECH CPR & HIV 352-235-9222, 586-2715 NEEDED Experienced, Caring & Dependable CNAs/HHAs Hourly & Live-in, flex schedule offered LOVING CARE (352) 860-0885 NOW HIRING RNs All Units, with Hospital Experience Apply on Line: www. nurse-temps.com (352) 344-9828 Rewarding Career Opportunity Consider working for a highly successful local business in the healthcare arena. Therapy Management Corporation is a large privately owned organization with locations in six states. The home office located in Homosassa, FL, is seeking a dynamic Senior Executive Administrative Assistant. This is a fast paced position that requires attention to detail and the ability to multi task. Highly proficient computer skills a must. Experience with scheduling, coordinating travel arrangements, and working with all levels of employee staff is essential. Must be a strong team player. Minimum of 2 years experience in an Executive Assistant role. Competitive salary, excellent benefits package and 401k. Please apply online at www.therapymgmt. com Professional Youth Care WorkerCypress Creek Juvenile Offender Correctional Center, a residential program for maximum risk males committed to the Dept. of Juvenile Justice is recruiting for Youth Care Workers Must be over 21 years of age, have High School Diploma and be able to pass a Level1 background screening. Pick up an application at 2855 W Woodland Ridge Dr. Lecanto, FL 34461Drug Free Workplace / EEO Sales Help SALES NEED A JOB? WE HAVE A GREAT ONE! Guar. salary Benefits, advancement. Call Jeff 726-5600 or email:jeff@osifl.com General Help Class A Driver Needed, Apply At DICKS MOVING IINC. 6331 S. Tex Point Homosassa Outside WorkTeam Environment Security equip. dist. Several positions avail. entry-level to mgmt. Great pay / full benefits. We train. Advancement oppys. Co. trans. avail. 352-597-2227. Career Opportunities #1 AffordableCNA Prep Course CPR-AED-Free Book Am & PM classes getyourcna.com 352-341-PREP (7737) MEDICAL CLASSES X-RAY MED TECH CPR & HIV 352-235-9222, 586-2715 Clerical/ Secretarial OFFICE ASSISTANT24 Hours a week, must have some Office Experience. Some travel between locations, back ground check required. Email resume aullman@franklin asset.net Personal/ Beauty P/T w/client352-422-2960 Domestic Housekeeping Citrus Springs, 3 days per week. Call (352) 522-1109 Leave detailed message, name & # Speak Slowly Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Medical #1 AffordableCNA Prep Course CPR-AED-Free Book Am & PM classes getyourcna.com 352-341-PREP (7737) CNA/HHAs Apply At HOME INSTEAD SENIOR CARE 4224 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy, Lecanto Lead RN (Uro/Gyn) Established medical practice expanding clinical operations in north central Florida. Seeking RN with extensive experience in urology/gynecology, and office procedures. Must possess strong organizational skills and able to work independently. Local travel will be required between multiple office locations. Drug and smoke free. Exceptional pay and benefits. EEOC employer. Please email CV to Christopher.Hill.MBA @gmail.com or mail CV to Dawson Hill & Associates Healthcare Consultants 1521 N. Beach Street Ormond Beach, Fl 32174 Lost LOST CAT Missing since Thursday 15th September from Riverhaven Village, Homosassa, Bobbie a cream bodied cat with a chocolate brown face, bright blue eyes and an inch long bob tail. Wearing a pink collar with address tag attached. Please look under your decks and houses, she will be very hungry and frightened. Bobbie may be trying to return to Old Homosassa. Please call 352 697 0350 with any news or sightings. Thank you! LOST COCKER SPANIEL Red & White, 4 years old, male, Answers to Freckles. Lost in Citrus Hills. 352-302-6968 Lost Female Pug, Nursing Homosassa, off Long Fellow (352) 220-6077 REWARD $500. No Questions ask. Min Pin Female 10 lbs name Zoey, Needs meds. last seen Sun 8/7 Holiday Dr off Turkey Oak Crystal River (352) 257-9546 352-400-1519 Found Hound Puppy Black & Tan Female Hernando off Hwy 200 (352) 726-1292 Small White dog maybe Maltese female found 9/23/11 495 & Pine Bluff Area Crystal R iver (352) 464-2701 Announcements Conceal Weapons Class. Go beyond the basics. Carry in 35 States. traintocarry. com 352-613-1609 Seafood FRESH JUMBO SHRIMP 15ct.@ $5 per lb Stone Crab@ $6 per lb delivered 727-771-7500 Situations Wanted Retired Teacher, Grandmother will child sit or tutor in reading refs ,reliable 746-0046 Cemetery Lots/Crypts TWO BURIAL PLOTS Fero Memorial Garden side/side$1500 ea.New $2395 ea 631-277-3892 e mailmetfan631@optonl ine.ne t Child Care Personnel Toddler & 2 y o TeachersPlease apply at Kiz R USS Preschool 307 Zephyr St Inverness Fl Chronicle Connection I am an attractive, fun, loving, senior lady. Searching for the same handsome, loving gentleman, in his late 70s to 80s. Why oh Why is it taking so long to find you? Think about it, an dont hesitate to write me. That we can talk and get together, and see what the future holds Respond to Citrus County Chronicle Blind Box 1734P 106 W. Main St Inverness, Fl. 34450 WWF, Tall, green, blond, hopes to find a gentleman, 68+ for friendship. Looks not important, but a gentle heart, and sharp mind is. Please send me your favorite quote or poem for Starters Send response to Cit. County Chronicle Blind Box 1736 M 1624 N. Meadowcrest Bvd. Crys. Riv. Fl. 34429 Free Services $$ TOP DOLLAR $$ Paid for Junk Vehicles,J.W. 352-228-9645 $$ TOP DOLLAR $$ For Wrecked, Junk or Unwanted Cars/Trucks. $$ (352) 201-1052 $$ A FREE...FREE...FREE... Removal of scrap metal a/c, appls. autos & dump runs. 476-6600 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID -$200 & UP (352) 771-6191 FREE JUNK PICK UP Appliances, Scrap Metal, Mowers, Autos, (352) 613-0108 Free Offers 2 Free Black Lab Puppies shots and wormed (352) 726-8080 3 Month English Bull Mastadore Male, House trained To good home w/fenced yard (352) 726-6234 COON HOUND MIX Black & Tan male, nuet. shots very well behaved 4 yo (352) 464-3736 FREE KITTENS 9 wks, & other Cats 9 months (352) 447-0072 KEEP your used auto parts in Citrus Co. Dales Auto Parts. & Savage Pays top $$$. 352-628-4144 Pit Bull female brindle, 1 y.o. (352) 410-4451 Good Things to Eat FRESH JUMBO SHRIMP 15ct.@ $5 per lb Stone Crab@ $6 per lb delivered 727-771-7500


M ONDAY O CTOBER 3, 2011 B 9 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE C LASSIFIEDS BATH REMODELING BATHFITTER 00097G4 1-866-585-8827 BATHFITTER.COM One Day Bath Remodeling In Just One Day, We will Install A Beautiful New Bathtub or Shower Right Over Your Old One!!! Tub to Shower Conversions Too!!! Call now for a FREE In-Home Estimate POOLS/PAVERS Lic. & Insured CPC1456565 352-400-3188 YOUR INTERLOCKING BRICK PAVER SPECIALIST Build your new pool now and be ready for next summer! Refinish your pool during the cooler months. 0009ESB Copes Pool & Pavers COPES POOL AND PAVER LLC 0009F0H Engines Drivelines Oil Changes Transmissions Brake Service 680 E. Southland Ave. CR 48 Southeast of Bushnell 352-568-7591 W E R EPAIR A LL M AKES & M ODELS Complete Mopar Repair & Maintenance MOPAR REPAIR DODGE DIESEL & JEEP CONNECTION Sod Bahia Pallets 400sq.ft. $60You pick-up. Call 400-2221 Stone/Ceramic A Cutting Edge Tile Jobs Showers, Flrs ,Safety Bars, ETC 352-422-2019 Lic. #2713, Insured. Tree Service QUALITY CARE SITE PREP COMPLETE TREE EXPERTS Bucket Truck Work Trimming/Topping & Removal. 352-637-0004 10% off w/ this Ad A TREE SURGEON Lic. & Ins. Lowest Rates Free est.(352)860-1452 All Tractor Work Service specializing in clean up Tree Removal, General prop. maint. 302-6955 DOUBLE J STUMP GRINDING, Mowing, Hauling, Cleanup, Mulch, lic/ins 302-8852 KINGs Land Clearing & Tree Serv complete tree & stump removal hauling, demo& tractor work (352) 220-9819 R WRIGHT Tree Service Tree removal & trimming. Ins.& Lic.# 0256879 352-341-6827 REAL TREE SERVICEFor the best deals in town .(352) 220-7418 RON ROBBINS TreeServ Trim, Shape& Remove Lic/Ins Free Est.. Fire wood avail.. 628-2825 Water 344-2556, Richard WATER PUMP SERVICE & Repairs-all makes & models. Call anytime! Remodeling Remodeling, kitchens baths, ceramic tile & tops. Decks, Garages Handyman Services 40 Yrs Exp. crc058140 344-3536; 563-9768 Security Systems ADT Medical System A No Cost System pay only for monitoring $35/mo (352) 212-5976 Septic SEPTIC REPAIR Clearing Seeding, Fertil zing, Fill, Rock, Debrisaccepting credit cards 352-628-3436/586-7436 Services Affordable Handyman FAST AFFORDABLE RELIABLE HOME REPAIRS % Guar. Free Est 352-257-9508 Attention Consumers! Please make sure you are using a licensed and insured service professional. Many service advertisers are required by state law to include their state license number in all advertisements. If you dont see a license number in the ad, you should inquire about it and be suspicious that you may be contacting an unlicensed business. The Citrus County Chronicle wants to ensure that our ads meet the requirements of the law. Beware of any service advertiser that can not provide proof that they are licensed to do business. For questions about business licensing, please call your city or county government offices. Massage Therapy WELCOME BACKFrom Maternity Leave! Jena, now taking clients (352) 897-4670 MA58438 Moving/ Hauling A-1 Hauling, Cleanups, garage clean outs, trash, lawn maint. furn. & misc. Mark (352) 287-0767 Painting Chris Satchell Painting & Wallcovering. 30 yrs. Exp. Exc. Ref. Ins. 352-464-1397 CALL STELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 Handyman Dave Pressure Clean, Paint & Repairs, odd jobs & hauling (352) 726-9570 INTERIOR/EXTERIOR & ODD JOBS. 30 yrs J. Hupchick Lic./Ins. (352) 726-9998 Plumbing A Tim Herndon Plumbing $10. off w/this ad 10 yrs serving Citrus Co lic/insCFC1428395 (352) 201-8237 Pressure Cleaning CALL STELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 Handyman Dave Pressure Clean, Paint & Repairs, odd jobs & hauling (352) 726-9570 Pic PICARDS Pressure Cleaning & Painting 352-341-3300 Professional BANKRUPTCY DIVORCES CHILD SUPPORT 352-613-3674 Landclearing/ Bushhogging Clearing Seeding, Fertil zing, Fill, Rock, Debris Septic Repairaccepting credit cards 352-628-3436/586-7436 TRACTOR WORK Grading, Mowing, Loader work, Cleanup, $30 + $30/hr. Steve 352-270-6800/527-7733 Landscaping Florida Sitescapes, LLC FREE est: Yard Clean Up Mowing, and MORE Call 352.201.7374 Florida Sitescapes, LLC FREE est: Yard Clean Up Mowing, and MORE Call 352.201.7374 Pavers Installed, Driveways/Pool Decks Patios, & Repairs, Low Rates 352 287 9896 RIVENBARK LAWN & LANDSCAPING. 10% off w/ad (352) 464-3566 Lawn Care A+ LAWN CARE & LANDSCAPING, Affordable & Reliable(352) 228-0421 A-PRO LAWN CARE Mulch, shrubs, trees, irrig repair. Lic/Ins Comm/Resid 302-6310 Florida Sitescapes, LLC FREE est: Yard Clean Up Mowing, and MORE Call 352.201.7374 HAROLDS LAWN MOWING Lic/ trimming mulch & more 352422-1658 795-2096 LAWN CARE N More mow, trim, hedge, clean up hauling since 1991 (352) 726-9570 RIVENBARK LAWN & LANDSCAPING. 10% off w/ad (352) 464-3566 Lawnmower Repair AT YOUR HOME Mower Generator Service & Repair 220-4244 Lic#99990001273 Home/Office Cleaning NANCYS CLEANING A Touch of ClassFull Line of Services (352)345-9738,794-6311 Home Services ARTS AFFORDABLE & RELIABLE HANDYMAN Discount for Sr.s, ALL kinds of repairs, FREE Est., Lic/Ins. 795-8803 CORRINES HOME CLEANING SERVICEAffordable Rates Free Estimates Lic./Ins. 352-795-8843 DOUG RANEY WINDOW TINTING AUTO HOME RV FREE Car Wash with Window Tinting(352) 601-6523 Kitchen & Bath Affordable Handyman FAST AFFORDABLE RELIABLE HOME REPAIRS % Guar. Free Est 352-257-9508 Complete Renovation Cabinets, counter tops, tile, etc.tub/shower conversion quality work (352) 220-5054 The Tile Man Bathroom remodel Specializing in handicap. Lic/Ins. #2441. 352 634 1584 Landclearing/ Bushhogging All Tractor Work Service specializing in clean up Tree Removal, General prop. maint. 302-6955 Southern Lawn & Farm Tractor & Lawn Svcs Tree, Stump & Storm Cleanup & Removal (352) 489-3758 Handyman #1 A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. Plasma TV installed Lic.#5863 352-746-3777 Affordable Handyman FAST AFFORDABLE RELIABLE HOME REPAIRS % Guar. Free Est 352-257-9508 Affordable Handyman FAST AFFORDABLE RELIABLE HOME REPAIRS % Guar. Free Est 352-257-9508 Affordable Handyman FAST AFFORDABLE RELIABLE HOME REPAIRS % Guar. Free Est 352-257-9508 ARTS AFFORDABLE & RELIABLE HANDYMAN Discount for Sr.s, ALL kinds of repairs, FREE Est., Lic/Ins. 795-8803 Handyman Dave Pressure Clean, Paint & Repairs, oddjobs & hauling (352) 726-9570 HANDYMAN SERVICES Reasonable Rates Free Estimates 352 287 9896 Remodeling, Additions, Doors, Windows, Tile work. Lic.#CRC1330081 Free Est. (352)949-2292 TIM BOYER HANDYMAN Inside & Out, 30 yrs. exp Reasonable Rates 24/7 Cell (305) 304-4507 Heating/AC AC & HEAT PUMPS SUMMER CLEARANCE Residential Starting @ $1,45010 Yr. Warranty Lic/Ins. 352-400-4945 Home/Office Cleaning 18 Yrs. Quality Cleaning Veras Cleaning Service Flexible Scheduling Call (352) 726-8511 Lic. CORRINES HOME CLEANING SERVICE Affordable Rates Free Estimates Lic./Ins. 352-795-8843 FALL CLEANING or Tidying up for Holidays? Housecleaning/windws Light yard work, Lic/Ins (352) 419-6453 Melissas Cleaning Serv. We Mean CleanReliable, Exper., Lic.Free Est. 352-419-4378 Electrical DUN-RITE Elect Elec/Serv/Repairs New const. Remodel Free Est 726 2907 EC13002699 Serving Citrus Co. Since 1978 Thomas Electric LLC Generator maint & repair Guardian Homestandby, & Centurion. Cert. Tech. Briggs Stratton 352621-1248 #ER00015377 Fencing A 5 STAR COMPANY Go Owens Fencing. All Types. Free Est. Comm/Res. 628-4002 BOB BROWNS Fence & Landscaping 352-795-0188/220-3194 J & R FENCING All Types of FencingLic. & Ins., FREE Estimate Call Jeff (352) 302-9007 ROCKYS FENCING Free Est., Lic. & Ins., 352 422-7279 RV Services Pre Season Special Furnace Ck/lube/lite $45. Gulf Coast Gas Serv .(352) 795-9522 Gutters ALL EXTERIOR ALUMINUM 6 Seamless Gutters Lic & Ins 352-621-0881 Affordable Handyman FAST AFFORDABLE RELIABLE HOME REPAIRS % Guar. Free Est 352-257-9508 ALUMINUM STRUCTURES 5 & 6 Seamless Gutters Free Estimates, Lic & Ins. (352) 563-2977 Handyman Andrew Joehl Handyman. Gen/Maint/Repairs Pressure cleaning. Lawns/Gutters. No job too small!Reli able ,ins. 0256271 352-465-9201 Carpentry/ Building ROGERS Construction Remodeling, small jobs Free Estimates (352) 637-4373 CRC1326872 Canvas/ Awnings SHADY VIEW CANVASAwnings *Carports *Boat Tops & Covers Repairs .352 613-2518 Clean Up/ Junk Removal Clean Ups & Clean Outs (352) 220-9190 Computers AFFORDABLE On-Site Same Day Service Available *All Computers *Affordable Rates Certified Techs Networking *Virus/Spyware/ Pop-Removal (352) 341-4150 www.fastteks.com DIESTLER COMPUTER New & Used systems repairs. Visa/ MCard 352-637-5469 Concrete Bianchi Concrete inc.com lic/ins Driveways-PatiosSidewalks.352-257-0078 FATHER & SON Decorative Concrete Textures, Stamp,Spray Crack repair, staining & Garage Flrs. Recession Prices! 352-527-1097 ROBS MASONRY & CONCRETE Slabs, Driveways & tear outs Tractor work, All kinds Lic. #1476 726-6554 Drywall COUNTYWIDE DRYWALL -25 years exp. For all your drywall needs Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Lic/ins. 352-302-6838 Electrical #1 A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. Plasma TV installed Lic.#5863 352-746-3777 ANNIES ELECTRIC Husband & Wife Team.(352) 341-5952 EC-13002696 BRIGHT ELECTRICAL Res./Comm. Lic & Ins.$5O.hr. EC0001303 352-302-2366 Aluminum ALL EXTERIOR ALUMINUM 6 Seamless Gutters Lic & Ins 352-621-0881 Robs Screening/Repair Rescreen, Front Entry Garage sliders 15yr exp Lic./Ins. 352-835-2020 SUBURBAN IND. INC. Screen rms, Rescreens, Siding, carports, rfovers, wood decks, fla. rms., windows, garage scrns. 628-0562 (CBC1257141) Appliance Repair SMITTYS APPLIANCE REPAIR. Washer & Dryers, Free Pick Up 352-564-8179 Automotive DOUG RANEY WINDOW TINTINGAUTO HOME RV FREE Car Wash with Window Tinting(352) 601-6523 Blinds REPAIRED in your home! Certified & Experience installer.(352) 344-3805 Vertical Blind Factory We custom make all types. Best prices anywhere! Hwy 44 & CR 491. (352) 746-1998 Boats PHILS MOBILE MARINE Repairs & Consigment 30 yrs Cert. Best Prices & Guar 352-220-9435 Tweet Tweet Tweet Follow the Chronicle on www.twitter.com/ citruschronicle news as it happens right at your finger tips 0009676 Rent: Houses Unfurnished CITRUS SPRINGS4/2/2, clean, newer home W/D patio $895 (352) 382-1373 CRYSTAL RIVER2/1 W+D,lawn,cable incl. $580/mo+dep. Lease Spac.352-795-6282 CRYSTAL RIVER2/1/1, Furn.Opt., central loc. $675. 352-563-0166 CRYSTAL RIVER2/2/1 + Family Room $600 + dep 464-2716 CRYSTAL RIVER3/2 Clean, $800/mo 795-6299 364-2073 DUNNELLON 3/2/1Close to downtown & Rainbow River, off street parking, fencd yd., priv. entrance rublesrentals.com daveruble81@ bellsouth.net (561)719-8787 (561) 575-1718 aftr 7pm HERNANDO 1BR Off Parsons Pt Rd $400 mo. 352-697-1911 HERNANDO 3/2/1, fencd yd. $745 Pets. OK (352) 201-1675 HOMOSASSA 2/2 $600 mo Pets ok, 1st/ last/Sec. 352-434-1235 INVERNESS 2/1 Caged Pool Fl. Rm. 1 mi. from Wal -Mart $850(352) 344-1411 Rent: Houses Unfurnished 3/2, 2500 sf + golf course. enclosed pool, (52) 503-2632 BEVERLY HILLS1or 2 BD CHA 1st mo FREE. $500 352 422-7794 Beverly Hills 2/1, Fl Rm. 8 S. Barbour $550. 352-422-2798 BEVERLY HILLS2/1/1,FR,shed,new carpet $600 mo. 2/1/1 shed $500 mo, Both very clean both C/H/A. 352-249-3228 BEVERLY HILLS3/2/2, $750. mo., 3/1+ carport $600. 464-2514 BEVERLY HILLS38 S. Jeffery, nice 2/1 fam rm $550.+ 628-0033 CITRUS HILLS 2/2/2, 1,200 sf $700 mo, Franklin Realty Consult. (352) 341-1365 CITRUS SPRINGS 3/2/1 split plan Lg LR $695 mo. lease/ dep. No pets. (352) 697-3133 CITRUS SPRINGS3/2/2, (4TO 6 mo. term) $600/Mo credit check (352) 804-5008 Duplexes For Rent CITRUS HILLS 2/2/1Beautiful $750 Maint Free (352) 613-5655 Efficiencies/ Cottages HERNANDO Affordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 Rental Houses Specializing in Sugarmill Woods Rentals Debe Johns Brkr/Assoc/PRM Coldwell Banker Next Generation Realty Property Manager (352) 382-2700 www. coldwellbankernext generation.com See what a Professional Residential Manager can do for you. Real Estate For Rent 835 NE Hwy 19 Crystal River, Fl (352) 795-0021 View our website C21NatureCoast.com CHASSAHOWITZKA 3/2 House, $600.SUGARMILL WOODS 3/2/2 Pool Home $900 Agent (352) 382-1000 Apartments Furnished Crystal River 1/1 Great neighbrhood 7 mos min. No Pets 352-422-0374 CRYSTAL RIVER2 Bdrm. $550 mo. NEAR TOWN 352-563-9857 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 HOMOSASSA 1br $125 wk incls all 1st & Lst (352) 382-5661 Apartments Unfurnished Alexander Real Estate (352) 795-6633 Crystal River Apts 2 BED RM 1 BA $500. HOMOSASSA Clean 2/2, Quiet, CHA, Scrn. Por. $550. mo. 352-257-6461 INVERNESS 2/1, Tri-plex, Great Loc., clean & roomy. no pets $500.mo $300. Sec. 352-341-1847 INVERNESS Close to hosp 1/1 $450 2/1 $500 352-422-2393 Lecanto NEWER 2 BR 2 Ba duplex, $595 352-634-1341 Apartments INVERNESS RENT SPECIAL : Security deposit, pro-rated over 3 mo. period in INVERNESS WATERFRONT 55+ Park. 1 BR MHomes $325 and up; 2 BR MHomes $450. All park models $450 water included. 2BR/1BA upper apt., all utilities furn. except phone $600. We now accept Section 8 352-476-4964 Duplexes For Rent FLORAL CITY Lg 2/1, clean, pet ok. $495 (352) 603-0345 HOMOSASSA New 1/1, H20/garb. incl., non-smoker. $425 Fst/Sec. (352) 795-0207 Mobile Homes For Sale NEED A NEW HOME? Bad credit OK.! I finance anybody. Use your land or anything of value. Trade in cars, boats, jewelry, guns, etc. 352-621-3807 Palm Harbor Homes 4/2 From $499/month Loaded. 3/2 From $399/month Loaded. Homes on Your Lot 0 Down. 800-622-2832 Palm Harbor Homes Factory Direct Sales $15k-$25K off models 800-622-2832 x 210 USED HOMES /REPOS Doublewides from $8,500 Singlewides from $3,500 Bank authorized liquidator. New inventory daily CALL (352) 621-9183 Mobile Homes and Land CRYSTAL RIVERForeclosure 3/2 on 1 acre TNT, pole barn Owner Fin avail $49,900 352-746-5912 HOMOSASSA 2/1, Furnished, Country Setting. 1 acre fenced, Shed, Addition, Huge deck. $27,000 (352) 628-5244 HOMOSASSA 2/2 SW on fenc ac Remodeled hardwd & tile flrs. Open plan, $39,900. No Financing (352) 527-3204 LEISURE ACRES FORECLOSURE 3/2 on 1 acre owner financing $39,900 352-746-5912 Mini Farms3/2 DW 2.5 acres, fenced, paved road needs TLC, 16x20 shed $35K (352) 795-7813 Sugarmill Woods Area3/2, approx. 1500 sq. ft. on over 1 acre. Quite,, nice home on paved road only $2,200 down (3.5%) $385.47/mo P & I, or $59,900, W.A.C. Must see to steal this deal! Call to view352-621-9181 Mobile Homes In Park 2003 MOBILE HOME 2/2 furnished on Lake Rousseau. Low Lot Rent, used seasonally $27,700.SELLER will pay 1st month lot rent (352) 817-1987 INVERNESS IN 55+ PARK 2 bedroom, 1-1/2 bath $2,000. Must be approved ( 352) 476-4964 INVERNESS IN 55+ PARK 3 bedroom, 1-1/2 bath $3,000. Must be approved ( 352) 476-4964 WESTWIND VILLAGE55+ Park. Updated 2/2 DWs for sale. Reasonable (352) 628-2090 Horses MUST SELL 5 month old QH filly, exc bloodlines, sweet, beautiful, handled daily, first $300 steals this cutie. 352 628-1472 Livestock Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Mobile Homes For Rent DUNNELLON 2/1, $475 mo 1st & $200 Sec. 352-625-4339 FLORAL CITY Small 2/1 Secluded Ideal Starter Home $500.mo. (727)366-8668 HOMOSASSA 2/1$550mo Near New super Wal-Mart, Great for 55 & Up 352-464-3159 HOMOSASSA 2/1 carport $400 +$400 352-503-6747 352 628-1928 HOMOSASSA Rent to Own. Lrg 3/1/2, 1/2 ac fenced, W/D, dish washer $695./mo (352) 419-1744 INVERNESS Close In, 1 & 2 bedrm. Clean, Quiet & Comfortable 352-212-6182 Inverness DW 2/1 $450. Crystal Riv DW 2/1 $500 (352) 795-0898. Mobile Homes For Sale FOR SALE $19,0003/2 Like new. new paint, new carpet, new tile flooring. A/C under warranty. Must See! Call to View 352-621-9181 INVERNESS Waterfront Park Singlewide 1 & 2 bdrms. Starting @ $6,900. Lot rent $274 /month. Water included. 3 mo. free rent with purchase Call (352) 476-4964 New 2012 Town Houses 28x44 3/2 only $37,900 32x80 4/2, just $69,900 Both incl del.& set up A/C Skirting & steps. No Games !North Pointe Homes Gainesville, FL (352) 872-5566 Pets BEAGLE PUPPIES 8 weeks old $125.00 Crystal River area call 386-344-4218 or 386-344-4219 Beautiful Shih Tzus Male, Black 8 wks, paper trained, $300 each Call after 4pm, 352-419-4627, leave message BULL MASTIFF PUPPIES 10 weeks old. Five females and one male left. Tan, red and brindle to choose from. Vet checked & health certificate. 350$ 352-422-0787 CHIHUAHUA Puppies 2 females, 3 males $200-$250., 8 weeks (352) 220-4972 FREE MALITPOO PUPPIES LOOKING FOR A GOOD HOME Please call 352 746 6549 German Shepherd Pups, from intelligent Parents, Health cert., black & tan, solid black or rare white, registration avail. $350 -$450 (352) 216-1481 Koi and Gold FishFOR SALE, Great Prices ALL SIZES. Call Jean (352) 634-1783 Mini Dachshund pups champion blood lines, black & crm, M Choc. & Crm M Blk & tan F $200 -$300 (352) 795-6870 Miniature Red Poodle Pups, CKC, 8 weeks H/C $785. see pics @ www.janicerossphotogra phy.com ..or call J. Ross 352-419-5695 MINIATURE YORKSHIRE TERRIERS AKC Miniature Yorkshire Terriers,Health certificates,Registration papers Docked,Home raised+parents on premises,Ready for loving homes on 9-21-11 352-464-1940 or 413-303-0432 Shih-Tzu Pups, 2 females 4 males starts @ $400 Appts avail 7 days a wk Beverly Hills, FL (352)270-8827 www.aceofpups.net Toy POODLE PUPSWhite 1 male $250 1 female $300. had shots. H/C, 16 weeks 352-346-7136 WHITE LAB PUPPIES Big & blocky, 8 wks, CKC/AKC reg. 2 males 1 female left. Champ bloodline $500 352-302-3901 YORKIES Must see, adorable yorkies puppies. Hurry only 4 males left. Going for 400.00 each.Health cert. and shots. 352-304-3093 Horses BEAUTIFUL MARE Quarter Horse/Arabian Gentle/green broke $500 795-7206 or 795-4625 Utility Trailers 5 x 8 WITH RAMP Gate, nice trailer $500 obo (352) 302-9519 6 x 12 Utility Trailer$450. obo (352) 422-7513 Baby Items Winnie Pooh Baby bouncer $10. Sesame Street Hi. chair $10. Jogging Stroller Expedition cost $500 sell $50 Wood Crib w/ mattress new $500, sell $99. Toddler car seat $20. 3 52-400-5217 Sell or Swap Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Wanted to Buy HOWARDS FLEA MKT. G-WING, I Buy GOLD, SILVER, COINS, Pay $25 Gram, G-Wing 7 Days -Phone Joe for Prices 697-1457 ONLINE BOOK SELLER seeks rare & collectible books. Will pay cash or work on commission basis ( 352) 613-3624 WANTED HOUSE or MOBILE Any Area Condition or Situation. Call (352) 726-9369 WANTED JUNK MOTORCYCLE Will Pay up to $200 for Unwanted Motorcycle 352-942-3492 Pets AKC Black Standard Poodle Pups 9 weeks H/c Shots Male & Female $850. (352) 628-3842 352-613-3164 AKC LAB PUPS 8 week old lab pups chocolate and black males and females ready for a good home Day 352-302-9559 Night 352-897-4339 AQUARIUM salt water 160 gal. 6 L 30 H complete salt sys, self siphoning, still running stand, top, live rock & lights $275 or best. (352) 346-3794 Sporting Goods Concealed Weapons Class. Go beyond the basics. Carry in 35 states. traintocarry .com 352-613-1609 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 FRESH JUMBO SHRIMP 15ct.@ $5 per lb Stone Crab@ $6 per lb delivered 727-771-7500 GOLF CLUBS Vintage Ping Karsten I irons and woods. Irons 2 through wedge. Woods 1,3 and 5. Great condition. Stiff shaft, with bag $500.00. Home phone (352) 419-5070 New Set Golf Clubs Irons-3 through PW Woods #1, #3, #5 new golf bag, umbrella $75 (352) 794-6203 POOL TABLE Brunswick, oak w/ ball claw legs, leather pockets, excel. cond. $800 obo (352) 270-3099 Pool Table Light, beautiful crystal & white $150 obo (352) 270-3099 Ruger LC9 New $385. S n W, Bodyguard 380 w/ trace, New $385. (352) 447-5595 Ruger, Model Bisley Stainless Blackhawk, 45 LC, NIB, $500 firm Days (352) 489-4172 TREE STAND tree stand never used $65. 352-795-2657 WE BUY GUNSOn Site Gun Smithing (352) 726-5238 Utility Trailers 4 x 8 Trailernew lights, wire & hitch has extra hitch $195 (352) 637-1701 EZ PULL TRAILERS, LLC. Hwy 44 Crystal River, Sales, Repairs, tires, parts Utlity w/ramp gate. 5x8 $720 5x10 $775 6x10 $995 w/spare 6x12 $1050 w/spare 6x16 $1360 w/Spare New Enclosed Cargo 6x12 w/ ramp $1,995 352-564-1299 GULF TO LAKE TRAILER SALES Largest Selection & Lowest Prices. Offering New & Used Cargo & utility trailers Triple Crown Utility TRL 6 x 12 w/new spare $995. 6 x 16 w/new spare $1350. Trailer Tires starting at $69.95 352-527-0555 Hwy 44, Lecanto


B10 M ONDAY O CTOBER 3, 2011 C LASSIFIEDS C ITRUS C OUNTY ( FL ) C HRONICLE Fictitious Name Notices 495-1003 MCRN PUBLIC NOTICE Fictitious Name Notice under Fictitious Name Law. pursuant to Section 865.09, Florida Statutes. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Fictitious Name Notices Fictitious Name Notices undersigned, desiring to engage in business under the fictitious name of: ELLIS RESTORATION located at 7530 E. Broyhill Place, Inverness, FL 34450, in the County of Citrus, intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, FL. Dated at Crystal River, FL, this 9 day of Sept.2011. /s/ William Ellis Owner Oct. 3, 2011. 494-1003 MCRN10/10 meeting Beverly Hills Advisory CouncilPUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Beverly Hills Advisory Council will meet on Monday, October 10, 2011 at 10:00 oclock A.M. at the Beverly Hills Civic Center, One Civic Circle, Beverly Hills, Florida, 34465, to conduct business of the Beverly Hills Municipal Service Benefit Unit. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450, (352) 341-6560, at least two (2) days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD Telephone (352) 341-6580. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Advisory Council with respect to any matter considered at this meeting, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which record shall include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. By: Rosella Hale, Chairwoman BEVERLY HILLS MSBU October 3, 2011. Meeting Notices Meeting Notices Meeting Notices 471-1003 MCRN PUBLIC NOTICE Florida Department of Transportation District Seven PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE The Florida Department of Transportation, District Seven, invites you to participate in the Five-Year Tentative Work Program Public Hearing for Fiscal Years July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2017. The Tentative Work Program covers the next five years of preliminary engineering, right-of-way acquisition, construction, and public transportation projects for Citrus, Hernando, Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas Counties and includes Floridas Turnpike Enterprise projects in these counties. These hearings are being conducted pursuant to Chapter 120 and 339.135(4)(d), Florida Statutes. The hearing will be held: Thursday, October 13, 2011, 1:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m The hearing is being conducted as a webinar, (Go To Meeting) which is a live presentation over the internet. Registration is required prior to joining the webinar. Please visit the website below to register: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/257948915 If you do not have access to a computer or the internet, site access locations are provided at any of the following locations: Florida Dept. of Transportation, 11201 N. McKinley Dr, Tampa, FL 33612 Citrus County: Inverness Govt Building, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness, FL 34450 Hernando County: MPO Offices, 20 N. Main St, Brooksville, FL 34601 Hillsborough County: MPO Offices, 601 E. Kennedy Blvd., 18th Floor, Tampa, FL 33601 Pasco County: West Pasco Govt Center, 8731 Citizens Dr, Board Room, New Port Richey, FL 34654 Pinellas County: MPO Offices, 600 Cleveland Street, 7th Floor, Clearwater, FL 33755 The department will receive verbal and written comments from organizations and the general public at each location. Written comments not received at the public hearing must be postmarked by October 24, 2011 to become part of the official public hearing record. Written comments may be mailed to: Donald J. Skelton, P.E., District Secretary, Florida Department of Transportation, 11201 N. McKinley Drive, MS 7-100, Tampa, Florida 33612-6456 Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Ms. Lori Snively, Public Involvement Coordinator, at (813) 975-6405 or (800) 226-7220 at least seven days prior to the hearing. September 19 & October 3, 2011. Misc. Notices Misc. Notices Misc. Notices 490-1003 MCRN Carver, James Michael 2011-CP-521 Notice to Cred. PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2011-CP-521 IN RE: ESTATE OF JAMES MICHAEL CARVER, Deceased. 491-1003 MCRN Parker Jr., James Edward 2011-CP-650 Notice to Cred. PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2011-CP-650 IN RE: ESTATE OF JAMES EDWARD PARKER, JR., Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of James Edward Parker, Jr.,deceased, whose date of death was July 15, 2011, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative 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 served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, must file their claims with this court WITHIN 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 September 26, 2011. Personal Representative: /s/ Deborah Lee Parker 1001 North Rooks Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34453 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ R. Shawn Fitzpatrick Florida Bar No. 40999 352-726-1821 FITZPATRICK & FITZPATRICK, P.A 213 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, Florida 34450-4239 September 26 and October 3, 2011. 492-1003 MCRNMurray, Audrey I. 2011-CP-685 Notice to Creditors (Summ. Admin.)PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.: 2011-CP-685 IN RE: ESTATE OF AUDREY I. MURRAY, DECEASED. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration has been entered in the Estate of Audrey I. Murray, deceased, File Number 2011-CP-685, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was July 8, 2011: that the total value of the estate is $70,000 and that the names and address of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Danny B. Norman 775 Corice Street, Akron, Ohio 44306 Sylvia Utley 17863 Denver Drive, Lake Milton, Ohio 44429 Phillip D. Norman 6894 Waterloo Road, Atwater, Ohio 44201 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was made in the Order of Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, 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 September 26, 2011. Person Giving Notice: /s/ Danny B. Norman 775 Corice Street, Akron, Ohio 44306 Attorney for Person Giving Notice BRADSHAW & MOUNTJOY, P.A. /s/ Michael Mountjoy, Esq. Florida Bar No. 157310 209 Courthouse Square, Inverness, FL 34450 Telephone: (352) 726-1211 September 26 and October 3, 2011. 493-1003 MCRNRese, Virginia K. 2011-CP-691 Notice to Creditors Summ. Admin.PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.: 2011 CP 691 IN RE: ESTATE OF VIRGINIA K. RESE, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration has been entered in the estate of VIRGINIA K. RESE, deceased, File Number 2011 CP 691 by the Circuit Court for CITRUS County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450; that the decedents date of death was July 18, 2011; and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address JEANETTE M. MCDOUGALL 36 Douglas St., Homosassa, FL 34446 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom a provision for full payment was made in the Order of Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, 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 September 26, 2011. Person Giving Notice: /s/ JEANETTE M. MCDOUGALL 36 Douglas St., Homosassa, Florida 34446 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: /s/ ROBERT S. CHRISTENSEN, Esq. Florida Bar No. 0075272 Attorney for the estate PO Box 415, Homosassa Springs, FL 34447 Phone: (352) 382-7934 Fax: (352) 382-7936 September 26 and October 3, 2011. Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of James Michael Carver deceased, whose date of death was June 14, 2011, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative 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 served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, must file their claims with this court WITHIN 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 September 26, 2011. Personal Representative: /s/ Patty Jo Carver 1211 South Douglas Highway # L, Gillette, Wyoming 82716 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ R. Shawn Fitzpatrick Florida Bar No. 40999 352-726-1821 FITZPATRICK & FITZPATRICK, P.A 213 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, Florida 34450-4239 September 26 and October 3, 2011. Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration 0 0 0 9 6 7 8 Cars Mercedes 99Black w/ black leather, sun roof C280 60K miles gar kept,well maint $7500 352 746-7445 MERCURY2002 Marquis White and leather interior, new battery, cold air and all pwr windows work. 108k miles. Must Sell $3900 OBO. Tom 352-875-0061 MUSTANG 03Ford G.T. 55 K miles, show car, lots of goodies & chrome $14,500 (352) 795-3729 NOW 2 LOCATIONS !!Consignment USAWE DO IT ALL!BUY-SELL-RENTCAR-TRUCK-BOAT-RV AUTOS FROM $1,995. US 19 BY AIRPORT US 44, BY NAPA Low Payments 461-4518 & 795-4440 consignmentusa.org Classic Vehicles Chevy 1955 Bell Air 4 dr. sedan all orginial and 106k mi $15,000 (352) 621-1207 CHEVY NOVA1964 Fully restored Corvette LT 4 eng Mustang II suspension Ford 9 posi. trac 4 link sys. & full frame$15,000 Days 352-564-0001 Eve 352-794-6504 Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Trucks 1995 FORD F-150Ext. Cab, Auto, Cold A/C, w/ Cap. Runs well, looks good. $2,700 obo 352-621-3646 03 GMC SIERRA 1500 SLE, 5.3L, A/C, ext. cab,190K mi, 4WD/tow pkg, w/acc/trans wrnty $6,500 (352) 425-0709 TOYOTATacoma, hardcover. 4 cyc, 5 spd., auto, 50k mi., reg cab, gas sipper $14,900 obo, 464-3396 CHEVY 1988 Suburban silverado, strong ill must sell first $1,500 takes it. 352-795-0898 FORD BRONCO 1989 black 2 door,good condition $1,000 best offer. 407-495-7435 NOW 2 LOCATIONS !!Consignment USAWE DO IT ALL!BUY-SELL-RENTCAR-TRUCK-BOAT-RV AUTOS FROM $1,995. US 19 BY AIRPORT US 44, BY NAPA Low Payments 461-4518 & 795-4440 consignmentusa.org Sport/Utility Vehicles 2003 SUBARU Outback, L.L. Bean Edition. Exc. Cond 78K mi $10,800 obo. 726-9369 CHEVY 2007 Trailblazer 48k miles,garage kept,new tires, privacy glass, ice cold air plus rear ac,tow package and more $15,125 352-726-2023 JEEP*** YJ I6 5Spd 4x4 runs/drives -not perfect needs some work 2000$ obo call 352-419-7536 Vans CHEVROLET 1994 Astro Van, good shape, white, $2,300 obo (352) 344-2984 CHEVROLET 98Venture LS Seats 7, 108K mi. one owner, Looks Sharp runs good $2,700. obo746-3032 Chevy Astro1988, 5 spd, runs good V6, $800.obo ( 352) 812-1026 DODGE MINI Low miles, 68K miles cold air, $3,500 obo 352-527-3509, 352-287-0755 FORD 2006 Econoline E-150 This 2006 work van is only 30k miles and is in excellent condition.Ice cold air,automatic,V8,battery buddy,tow package,and includes the original shelving system.Only $14,500 OR BEST OFFER.Dont miss out on this awesome deal. CALL MIKE AT 352-586-7932 Motorcycles KAWASKI 2011Vulcan 900 LP low miles, many extras 50 mpg $7,995 (352) 697-2760 WANTED JUNK MOTORCYCLES Will Pay up to $200 for Unwanted Motorcycle 352-942-3492 YAMAHA 061100 V Star Classic, silver/tan, saddle bags, sissy bar 6700 miles, $6200 obo John or Sue (352) 527-8937 Recreation Vehicles 09 Itaska Impu lse Class C, low miles, like new, completely furnished $57K (352) 726-4732 505-550-0547 34 MOTORHOME 1984, 46K actual miles, like new cond., w/gen. built in. $6,000 obo (352) 637-4708 FLEETWOOD 9934 Class A 1 slide, V10 20,378 miles, dbl door fridge, Onan 5500 gen $35K 352 746-1646 I Buy RVS Steve Henry, RV World of Hudson Inc.Since 1974. (888) 674-8376 (727) 514-8875 JAYCO 0531 w/super slide, Class C,22K mi. Like new $35K 352-586-1925 WINNEBAGO View, Like New 25 ft., Mercedes deisel engine, full bath, generator, 34k mi., REDUCED $42,900(352) 746-4969 Campers/ Travel Trailers FLEETWOOD Terry 26Tex 28 all deluxe upgrades, used few times w/hitch $6K firm (352) 794-3142 I BUY RVS, Travel Trailers, 5th Wheels, Motor Homes call me 352-201-6945 JAYCO2005 Jay Feather 25Z Excellent condition. A/C, heat, refrigerator/freezer, 3 burner stove, oven, queen bed, sleeps 6, new tires Sept 2010. $10,250 352-447-5434 Spirit of America, 28 ft, R-L-S, 4 new tires, 2 new batteries, lg. slide, sleeps 5, like new $12,950, 352-637-2735 Vehicles Wanted $$ TOP DOLLAR $$ For Wrecked, Junk or Unwanted Cars/Trucks. $$ (352) 201-1052 $$ BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID -$200 & UP (352) 771-6191 CASH BUYERS Buying Used Cars Trucks & Vans, For used car lot LARRYS AUTO SALES, Hwy 19... 352 564-8333 CASH PAID FOR JUNK CARS Any Condition Up to $500., Free Towing 352-445-3909 KEEP your used auto parts in Citrus Co. Dales Auto Parts. & Salvage Pays top $$$ for your autos. 352-628-4144 NOW 2 LOCATIONS !!Consignment USAWE DO IT ALL!BUY-SELL-RENTCAR-TRUCK-BOAT-RV AUTOS FROM $1,995. US 19 BY AIRPORT US 44, BY NAPA Low Payments 461-4518 & 795-4440 consignmentusa.org We Buy Any Vehicle Perfect Condition or not so perfect, Titled, no title, no problem. I will pay up to $15,000 for Vehicles. Any make, Any model. Call A.J. (813) 335-3794 Cars Cadillac SRX fully loaded 62K mi 3 row seating, GM bump to bump warrty $16,500 (352) 697-9253 A MercuryGrand Marquis LS, Leather inter. 1 owner 80K mi. $4150 (352) 726-8868 AFFORDABLE AUTOS & VANSEverybody Rides $495 DOWN $49 PER WEEK BUY HERE PAY HERE.. Lots of clean-safedependable rides. CALL DAN TODAY(352) 5 6 3 -1 9 0 2WE BUYS CARS DEAD OR ALIVE 1675 Suncoast Hwy. Homosassa Fl. BMW 550i 2007, Classic, one owner, 68,500K miles, exc. condition, $27,000. (352) 422-0199 BUICK Lasabre, 39K new tires, like new in and out priced for quick sale $9,700 obo, 634-3806 CADILLAC 02STS, Loaded fully equip, sun roof, heated seats tire pres monitor 90Km Mint $6K (352) 746-1308 DODGE Caravan 7 pass, runs great, looks good, first $1,775. (845) 701-6370 HONDA 06 Accord 90K Mi. excel. cond. Silver, 1 senior owner, $10,000. 352-586-8928 HYUNDAI Tuscon, 6 cyl. low mi. 5,100K, Pwr win. & locks, cruise $11,900 (352) 302-2028 LIMO 1966 Fleetwood Cadillac Black 70K miles $7000. (352) 542-8289 LINCOLN 06 Towncar, 37K miles, like new $18,300. (352) 746-1184 LOOK AT THIS !!! CHEVY Malibu Hybrid, 13,200 mi., On-star, $17,500 (352) 228-0594 MERCEDES 2003, C240 Like new, sliver, gray leather int. 43K mi. 4-Matic, 6 cyl. org. owner, $12,500. 352-270-8734 865-300-1884 Citrus County Land 5 Acres Wooded W. of Lecanto off Hwy 44 across from pasture Nice neigborhood, paved road $50K (561) 306-6225 INVERNESS VILLAGE Corner Lots # 39/106 & #40/112 S. Crestview Ave. both .324/acre $30,000 each. (919) 329-7033 Levy County Land CABIN ON 40 ACRES of Prime Hunting Land Located in Gulf Hammock Management. Area. $165,000 OBO (352) 795-2027 (352) 634-4745 Lots For Sale FLORAL CITY1.33 acre. surveyed have clear title ready to sell $16500 o.b.o. 813-792-1355 SPORTSMANS HAVEN, INVERNESS FL. 2-100x119 lots for sale. $8400/4200.ea. call Scott 727-286-0193 owner/realtor SUGARMILL WOODS. BUILDING LOT ON OAK VILLAGE $15K firm 43 Vinca St (352) 726-9587 Waterfront Land CRYSTAL RIVER Big price reduction! W/F lot, 80 x 140. Off Kings Bay, no bridges. $95,000 352-634-1861 Ask for Evelyn CENTURY 21 NATURE COAST Boat Accessories 14 Ft. Fiberglass Boat and trailer, 25H eng., electric start, runs great $800 (352) 344-4563 Boats 17 ft. PROLINE 120 Johnson, Center Console, w/ trlr., dual battery $3,500 obo (352) 344-1413 21 ft. Pontoon fish n barge, 60H Johnson trailer incld, REDUCED TO $5,200 352-613-8453 2009 TRIUMPH 17 Skiff 90 HP 4-stroke, Trolling motor, SS prop Lowrance X102 ColorFF EZ Load Trailer-must sell! $16,500 352-400-9326 BASS TRACKER 93 16 60hp Evinrude $750 (352) 628-2150 BAYLINER TROPHY 1802, 18 Ft, walkaround, 90HP Merc OB, w/cuddy, trailer-live well-Duel Batt. + extras. Value $6,000 or best offer. Dan @ 352-344-2412 CABIN CRUISER1988, 21FT, V-6 inboard motor w/trailer, $4,500 obo(352) 637-4708 FRESH JUMBO SHRIMP 15ct.@ $5 per lb Stone Crab@ $6 per lb delivered 727-771-7500 GHEENOE CUSTOM perfect flats boat, 15.5 25hp merc, trolling motor, poling platform, live wells, Exc. $5500 obo 352 422-0199 GRUMMAN Pontoon, 24ft, 40hp, Bimini, w/ Merc outbrd., w/ trlr. $6,500 obo, 352-476-3181 PONTOON2004 Sweetwater 18 ft includes,Yamaha motor w/only 40 hours, trailer, custom cover, no wood, asking $6000 OBO 352)503-2180 PONTOON 20FT boat & trailer, $1,500. Will separate. 352-637-3983 Pontoon 24 50hp Nissan, 3 HP kicker, 2 bimini tops batteries & tanks galv. trailer. prt potty anchor, jackets tackle & rods A Real Deal! $4,500. 352-212-6182 PROLINE 21 Cuddy, full transom, w/brack, 150 HP Yam., Bimini, VHF, porta pot, dep. finder, trailer $6,500. (352) 382-3298 SAWYER KAYAKgood condition. sit in.100.00 352-726-4480 SOUTHBAY Pontoon, 20ft 75HP eng. loaded, hardly used 21 hrs. on boat & mtr, $19K or take over payments 352-341-3305 TROPHY 1997 19FT 2002 SUZ 4STR 140HP, T-TOP, WINDLASS,DUAL BATT, SS PROP,LIVE WELL, 2 FISH BOX, SWIM STEP,RADIO,TRAILER, BIG BOAT FEATURES, SMALL BOAT PRICE, $7500obo (352)382-5041 WE HAVE BOATSGULF TO LAKE MARINE We Pay CASH For Used Clean Boats Pontoon, Deck & Fishing Boats (352)527-0555 boatsupercenter.com WE NEED BOATSSOLD AT NO FEEWORLD WIDE INTERNET EXPOSURE 352-795-1119Mercury Auth Parts and Service US 19 Crystal River (just north of the Mall) Citrus County Homes Best Time to Buyalso have lease options & owner financing available. Phyllis Strickland (352) 613-3503 Kellers Williams Rlty Gospel Island Lakefront Home for rent or sale 3/2/2. $900/mo.full back ground ck. Sale Neg. (908) 322-6529 Michele Rose, Realtor Simply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc 352-726-1515 NEW HOMES Starting at $71,500. on your property!!!! Atkinson Construction 352-637-4138 Lic.# CBCO59685 Waterfront Homes Crystal River Just off the River. 3/2/2 home on wide basin with 175 ft. seawall and 2 docks with DEEP water. River views from glassed Florida room ducted for heat & A/C. Courtyard entrnce, River rock F/P, oversized garage with seperate workshop, much more. Best waterfront buy! Asking 263K. Owner 352-563-0683 HELP! Too Many Leads & Not Enough Realtors Call Lisa for details 352-634-0129 Plantation Realtyplantationrealtylisings .com Lisa VanDeboe Broker (R) Owner HOMES ARE MY PASSIONGitta Barth/RealtorCertified International Property Specialist (352) 220-0466Coldwell Banker Investors Realty, Inc Homosassa Awesome location! Quick access to gulf, deep canal minutes to springs, 2/2 hted pool/ spa $164,500 (863) 698-0020 Vacant Property CABIN ON 40 ACRES of Prime Hunting Land Located in Gulf Hammock Management. Area. $165,000 OBO (352) 795-2027 (352) 634-4745 CABIN ON 40 ACRES of Prime Hunting Land Located in Gulf Hammock Management. Area. $165,000 OBO (352) 795-2027 (352) 634-4745 Real Estate For Sale 3/2 Renovated HomePriced to SELL! $50,000 Block home with 1 car garage. Located in NW Ocala /Dunnellon area 34481. Carpet in bdrms, kitchen has new appliances,maple cabinets. Lg fenced in back yard. Close to schools. This is a great starter home or investment property. Ask for photos. PRICED TO SELL... Contact April EMAIL:ashep4@yahoo.com OR PHONE: 352-843-4036 FARMS, LAND AND SMALL TOWN COUNTRY LIFESTYLE GREAT DEALSwww. crosslandrealty.com (352) 726-6644 Crossland Realty Inc. Specializing in Acreage Farms/Ranches & CommercialRichard (Rick) Couch, BrokerCouch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 344-8018 RCOUCH.com Commercial Real Estate Commercial Building Dbl. Wide 24 x 36 w/ AC & Bathrooms & carpet $6,000 obo 352-419-6625 Citrus Hills Homes ANNAPOLIS AVE IN CITRUS HILLS A PERFECT HOME AT A PERFECT PRICE.2-2-2 ON 1 ACRE LOT IN CITRUS HILLS.POOL,FP & HEATED/AC SCREENED LANAI. APPROX 2000 SF LIVING SPACE. PRICED TO SELL $139,000. 304-673-0110 FOR INFO Inverness Homes RENT TO OWN!!No credit check 3/br/2ba. 352-464-6020JADEMISSION.COM Waterfront, Gospel Is. 2/2 + Garage, Large Patio, Heated Pool All Remodeled Owner Financing $129,900 727-415-7728 Floral City Homes Cute 1 bedroom,1 bath on 1/4 acre and small lake $39.900 352-302-1206 Homosassa Homes 3/2 Garage Ranch new renovated 1/2 ac fenced yd. shed in ground sprinklers, new well, xtras, Sasser Oaks Est $134K(352 628-0281 BEAUTIFUL, 3/2/2, Many upgrades on 1 acre, beautiful neighborhood Appraised $150,000 First $90,000 takes it (352) 746-3228 Sugarmill Woods Buying or Selling REAL ESTATE,Let Me Work For You!BETTY HUNT, REALTOR ERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc.352 586-0139 hunt4houses68 @yahoo.com Rent: Houses Unfurnished INVERNESS 2/1/1, $675 mo., 1st, & sec., (352) 746-9436 INVERNESS 3/2 $850/mo. pets ok. 352 201-9953 INVERNESS HIGHLANDS 3/2/2 starting @ $700. 3/2/2 Home for Sale 1 acre $175,000 352-341-0220 www.relaxfl.com RENT TO OWN!!No credit check 3/br/2ba. 352-464-6020JADEMISSION.COM CRYSTAL RIVER 2/1, Sm. Fend Yrd. $650 1st, lst $325. sec. Ask for Bill Curtiss 352-795-3614 SUBSIDIZED RENTALS IN Lecanto/Crys. Riv 3 bedrm-Starting @ $582/mo. 352-746-0373 TDD: 888-341-2355 Waterfront Rentals HERNANDO Affordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 Rent or Sale SW OCALA55+ Community 3/2/2 granite counter tops, jucuzzi tub, all stainless appliances, basic cable & trash pickup included. $179,900, excel terms, $1,200 mo. lease $1,200 security dep., (352) 509-7577 Rooms For Rent LECANTO Senior Male, looking for mature woman to share household exp. Ref., exchanged! 352-794-3672 Seasonal Rental Sugarmill Woods3/2/2 Furnished $1,400CHASSAHOWITZKA 3/2 Dbl. Wide, $1,100HIGH POINT 55+2/2 Carport $1,100 Agent (352) 382-1000 Storage/ Warehouses INDOOR STORAGE All Sizes, A/C or No A/C 352-634-0129 Real Estate For Sale 3/2/2, 2500sf+ enclosed pool, golf course, toll to Tampa airport on greenbelt w/2 lots Sugarmill 352-503-2632 cell 713-478-8310 PUBLISHERS NOTICE: All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. 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