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INSIDE APRIL 1, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 237 50 CITRUS COUNTYStrong start: Price, Rays roll past Blue Jays in opener /B1 NATION & WORLD:Tension buildsNorth and South Korea fire hundreds of artillery shells into each others waters. /Page A12www.chronicleonline.com STATE & LOCAL:April Fool?April Fool or faux? Take our quiz./Page A3 INDEX Classifieds . . . .C11 Comics . . . . .C10 Community . .C7, C8 Crossword . . . .C9 Editorial . . . .A10 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . .C10 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C9 HIGH83LOW50Mostly sunny and warmer.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning TUESDAY Child drowns in Lake RousseauA 19-month-old Homosassa boy died Sunday morning when he apparently drowned in Lake Rousseau near Dunnellon, according to the Citrus County Sheriffs Office. Eli Brecheen and his parents, Lee Allen Brecheen and Betty Jo Fleming, were visiting friends Saturday on Riverbend Road. The friends said they could stay overnight in a trailer on the property. Fleming told authorities all three were sleeping in the living room when Brecheen woke her up at about 9:15 a.m. Sunday and asked where Eli was. They started looking for the child when Brecheen found Eli lying unresponsive in the lake out back. Eli was placed on the dock while his dad started CPR. DeRosa firefighters and Nature Coast EMS personnel continued resuscitation efforts as the boy was transported to Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center. Efforts to save the child continued at the hospital for almost two hours after the call had first been initiated; however, they were ultimately unsuccessful. The sheriffs office is investigating the childs death; no foul play is suspected, officials said. Houston: Time to retire MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER Andy Houston is retiring again. Eight years after he gave up his first retirement in 2006 for a job as Crystal River city manager, Houston announced Monday he would retire for good July 18. Houston, who at eight years at the helm is the longest-serving Crystal River city manager in the past 25 years, informed council members by phone calls Monday morning and provided a resignation letter as well. There are issues facing the city that will require a multi-year commitment to address, and the city would be best served by a manager who can make a commitment to be here to see those issues to conclusion, he wrote. At this point in my life, I am not that person. Houston said he turns 63 in July and thought now was the time to resign. He told council members he would stay longer if more time is needed to find his successor. Mayor Jim Farley said he had no idea Houston was thinking of resigning until he got the call Monday morning. Im very sad about it, Farley said. Hes going to be hard to replace. Crystal River held the infamous reputation as a city manager revolving door when Houston came out of retirement to apply for an opening. He had spent 30 years working for the city of St. Petersburg and was living in Georgia when he and his wife Susan decided to move back to Andy Houstonlongest-serving Crystal River city manger in the past 25 years. Crystal River city manager brought stability during eight years on the job NEWS BRIEF From staff reports After returning from Afghanistan See HOUSTON/ Page A5 NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerBEVERLY HILLS Nine-year-old Joe Wickson didnt know what to think. One minute he was eating lunch in the cafeteria at Forest Ridge Elementary School like he always does and the next minute he felt a tap on his shoulder. Then suddenly, cameras flashed in his face, his mother and grandparents were crying and then he saw his brother. Army Specialist Bryan Trefry has been in Afghanistan for the past nine months and the brothers hadnt seen each other in about a year. Trefry, 20, lives in Plymouth, Mass. Were 11 years apart, and I think Joe looks up to me, like a role model, Trefry said in the school front office while everyone waited for 12:30 p.m. to surprise Joe. Wed play video games together, and I always tried to do things with him that were fun for both of us. While he was in Afghanistan, Trefry used Facetime video calling to connect with his mom and brother, but Joe still continually asked his mom, Karen Wickson, When am I going to see Bryan? When can he come to Florida? The News Service of FloridaPANAMA CITY Flanked by military veterans, members of the Florida National Guard and lawmakers, Gov. Rick Scott signed into law on Monday the Florida GI Bill, modeled after the World War II-era program and intended to make Florida the most militaryfriendly state in the nation. The wide-ranging measure (HB 7015), rushed through the Legislature the first week of session as a priority of House and Senate leadership, provides university tuition waivers for veterans, pays for military and guard base improvements, is expected to help increase employment opportunities for veterans and allocates $1 million a year to sell the state to veterans. Andrew Sloan, a Georgia native who spent six years in the U.S. Air Force and has been lobbying lawmakers since September on behalf of student veterans, said the bill will draw other veterans to Floridas universities. We served our nation and we only ask for that which we earned, by virtue of our service, (to) be there when we get home, said Sloan, who is now a political science and Soldier surprises sibling at school MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleUnited States Army Specialist Bryan Trefry surprises his little brother Joseph Wickson on Monday afternoon in the Forest Ridge Elementary School cafeteria. Trefry has just returned from active duty in Afghanistan and is home with his family for two weeks. PATFAHERTY Staff writerThe Sweetbay stores in Inverness and Crystal River will close for a week while they are converted to Winn-Dixie stores this month. Bi-Lo Holdings, parent company of BiLo and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, announced Monday that on Saturday, April 12, it will begin to rebrand 18 Sweetbay stores throughout the region. The list includes stores in Spring Hill, Ocala, Gainesville and The Villages. The stores are scheduled to close on Saturday, April 12, and reopen on Friday, April 18, as Winn-Dixie stores. Upon reopening as a Winn-Dixie, we believe customers will be pleasantly surprised to see that we have been working Scott signs Florida GI Bill Special to the ChronicleGov. Rick Scott, signs House Bill 7015, whichcreates the Congressman C.W. Bill Young Tuition Waiver Program. To his right is the bills sponsor, Rep. Jimmie Smith,R-Inverness. Sweetbay stores converting to Winn-Dixie See STORE/ Page A5 Were 11 years apart, and I think Joe looks up to me, like a role model.Bryan TrefryU.S. Army specialist home from Afghanistan. See BILL/ Page A5 See SURPRISE/ Page A5
NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerINVERNESS After one year on the job as Inverness city manager-in-training, Eric Williams is still in awe. In one years time he has immersed himself in the history and operations and projects of the city, attended meetings and events, gotten out into the community learning about the various neighborhoods and the people who live in them and went toe-to-toe with the Humanitarians when he evicted a colony of feral cats from Whispering Pines Park. That was challenging and a real learning experience for me, but it all worked out and I still stand by it as the best decision for the park, he said. Also in his first year, he and wife Jessica had a baby boy, Kent, who is now 5 months old. Since April 1, 2013, Williams, 32, has been in training to be city manager in three to five years if hired by city council replacing City Manager Frank DiGiovanni when he finally retires. People have called me Frank Jr., which I guess they mean as a compliment and what I consider a very high compliment, Williams said. Basically, this past year Ive been ingratiating myself into the operations of the city and learning the things it takes for a transition like this to be a smooth shift in the future hopefully. Ive appreciated Franks fairness and willingness and ability to provide leadership and also freedom to be able to do what I do best, which is lead and manage people. In his first few months, the two main areas of the city Williams concentrated on were planning and development and Whispering Pines Park. Because of my experience in development and planning with the county, Frank had me help Dale Malm (community development director), who was new at the city. At the time we were dealing with a new Publix and OReillys, a future Panera, we had Wendys tear down their building and rebuild thats big for any planning director, and two heads are better than one. As for Whispering Pines Park, Williams has had a hand in staff organizational changes, moving the sheriffs office substation from downtown to the park, as well as some other projects like the new entrance sign. Im proudest of the work here at the park, he said. Whispering Pines Park is one of those full circle professional accomplishments because I started my career with the Division of Forestry in this region, and this is part of the state forest. Its something I cherish and Ive been able to leverage the skills I have in land management and make an impact here. DiGiovanni said Williams has been an asset even in his first year. He understands planning and he knows how to get things done, he said. Hes got a good background in how government works and how it needs to run. Hes been able to spend time absorbing information and learning and getting to understand the systems and the dynamics of delivering the services of the city, and I have every confidence hes going to do well. Im really impressed with him. As for year two, Williams said the coming year will be a season in fates perfection, saying, In fates perfection, I find myself in the best job Ive ever had. Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at352-564-2927 or nkennedy@chronicleonline. com.A2TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLELOCAL /STATE 527-0012 72 HOUR BLIND FACTORY FAUX WOOD BLINDS, TOP TREATMENTS DRAPERY, SHADES, SHUTTERS VERTICALS B LIND S 1657 W. GULF TO LAKE HWY LECANTO 2012 2012 2012 2012 www.72-hourblinds.com 000HIYP 000HTLH B EVERLY H ILLS F LORIST L OCATED I N H OBSON S H ERBS & M ORE I NC ./ DBA COUPON SPEND $30 GET $5 OFF Spring Bouquet expires 4/30/14 Carry Out Only 6726 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills Formerly The Greenery between Beverly Hills and Holder 352-489-5023 000HQYC After one year, hes still in awe NANCY KENNEDY /ChronicleEric Williams, Inverness city manager-in-training, has just completed his first year on the job. One of his areas of responsibility is Whispering Pines Park, which is part of the Withlacoochee State Forest and coincidentally part of the region Williams covered when he worked for the Division of Forestry. Meet Eric Williams TITLE: Inverness city manager-in-training/assistant city manager. SALARY: $66,000. HOMETOWN: Mobile Ala. COLLEGE: Mississippi State Uni versity. FIRST-EVER JOB: Gar dbergs Fine Furniture during high school doing everything from flipping oriental rugs to deliveries to furniture repair to inventory control. FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: Mississippi State Uni versity Bulldogs. FAVORITE TV SHOW: P arks and Rec. FAVORITE QUOTE: It s not the years in your life that count. Its the life in your years. Abraham Lincoln City manager-in-training has immersed himself in the history and workings of Inverness Lawmakers extol virtues of medical potTALLAHASSEE A bipartisan trio of state lawmakers is convinced the initiative to bring medical marijuana to Florida will pass in the fall, but they are intent on passing legislation this session that would legalize a marijuana-based extract for children with epilepsy. In a panel discussion Monday, Democrats Sen. Jeff Clemens and Rep. Katie Edwards were joined by Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz to pledge a push for passage of so-called Charlottes Web, a non-intoxicating oil extracted from the marijuana plant. From wire reports State BRIEF
1. The first April Fools prank was recorded in 1392. 2. April Fools Day is credited to April because the other months already have special days. 3. As an April Fools joke, a former Inverness police chief picked a fight with a restaurant owner over the tardiness of his takeout hamburger order. 4. Taco Bell once took out fullpage ads in five U.S. newspapers to announce it had purchased the Liberty Bell to help offset the national debt, renaming it the Taco Liberty Bell. 5. In France, the April Fools Day tradition deals with tricking someone by sticking a paper fish on a persons back without the person knowing about it. They call it Aprils Fish Day. 6. The Lake County Star, a weekly newspaper in Baldwin, Mich., once celebrated April Fools Day by printing the newspapers banner upside down. Around theSTATE Citrus CountyCouncil to host several speakersJoanna Castle, executive director of the Citrus County YMCA, and Gerry Mulligan, Chronicle publisher and co-chairman of the YMCA capital committee, will discuss the progress of developing the YMCA in the county at the next meeting of the Citrus County Council. Property Appraiser Les Cook will make a special presentation concerning the recent Duke vs. Citrus County settlement. Commissioner in the Spotlight will be Commissioner Joe Meek. County staff members will update the group. The CCC will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, at the Beverly Hills Lions Club, 72 Civic Circle. Coffee, doughnuts and networking begin at 8:30 a.m. The public is welcome to attend meetings and become regular members. For more information, call John Wade, president, at 352-341-1937, or visit www. citruscountycouncil.org.Water, wastewater board to meetThe Citrus County Water and Wastewater Authority will meet at 1 p.m. Monday, April 7, in the Lecanto Government Building, 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Room 166, Lecanto. Agenda items include a public hearing and consideration of the Final Order in the matter of Rolling Oaks Utilities Inc. Full Rate Case (Docket No. 2013-003WIS) and discussion on the customer service update for WellAqua Company. This meeting is open to the public. For more information, call 352-419-6520 or visit www.bocc.citrus.fl.us/ commissioners/advboards /wwa/wwa.htm.TallahasseeWater bill passes ag committeeA bill by state Sen. Charlie Dean, R-Inverness, providing for the protection and restoration of Floridas springs cleared the Senate Agriculture Committee Monday and now heads to the Senate Appropriations Committee. The Agriculture Committee, chaired by Sen. Bill Monfort, D-Tallahassee, heard about an hour of testimony. While most of the speakers supported the bill, there were some objections regarding the future status of septic tanks. Sen. David Simmons, RAltamonte Springs, one of the bills co-introducers,responded there is a specific requirement that homeowners will not have to pay anything. The bill would create the Florida Springs and Aquifer Act with project funding coming from documentary stamp tax revenues. From staff and wire reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Correction Due to a reporters error, a story on Page A1 of Sundays Chronicle Stub out puts developer in spotlight, contained incorrect information. The maximum number of housing units developer Nachum Kalka could build on a 40-acre tract he owns, with county commission approval, is eight per acre, not 10 per acre. The Chronicle regrets the error. Readers can alert the Citrus County Chronicle to any errors in news articles by emailing newsdesk@ chronicleonline.com or by calling 352-563-5660. Deputies shut down grow house SEANARNOLD Special to the ChronicleA Citrus Springs man faces multiple drug charges after deputies discovered a grow house with more than 25 pounds of marijuana at his residence. On Friday, Moises Martinez, 37, of West Anderson Lane in Citrus Springs, was charged with felony trafficking in marijuana and possession of marijuana with intent to sell. Several deputies reportedly visited the home on an unrelated investigation and, while there, they noticed the garage windows were all blacked out and water was coming out from the garage floor. Martinez was reportedly cooperative and gave permission for a search of the premises. According to his arrest affidavit, he admitted to being in possession of over 40 marijuana plants growing in his garage. Martinez further stated that he had been growing marijuana for the last three years, but was not the original person to set up the grow operation. When searching the garage, deputies found 41 marijuana plants that were approximately 3 to 4 feet tall. The grow unit also featured a water and filtering source and fluorescent lighting with 12 light ballasts. A diversion for electricity, set up to steal electricity from another source, was also discovered. According to the sheriffs office, they had received numerous complaints that drug activity was taking place at the residence. On two separate occasions during the past year, large bags of marijuana clippings had been found discarded on the roadside near the residence. On one of these occasions, a receipt from a Walgreens store was also discovered with the clippings. Detectives went to the store and reviewed video footage based on the timestamp on the receipt and were able to identify Martinez in the video. Martinez was held on a $15,000 bond. Are you an April Fool maniac or a fools fool? Find out with the Chronicles 119th annual April Fools Day true-or-false quiz: All answers are True or False 7. One of the greatest April Fools pranks ever recorded occurred in 1957 when the BBC network filmed an extensive report on the Swiss Cheese Harvest. 8. Lirpa Sloof is April Fools spelled backward. 9. Lirpa Sloof is one of the most common April Fools giveaways of all times, yet people continue to miss the obvious and fall prey to any joke that refers to the country of Lirpa Sloof, or a mayor named Lirpa Sloof or the Lirpa Sloof rash. 10. Theres a website dedicated to all things April Fools: www.youmust bekidding.com 11. Bonus question: The April 1985 issue of Sports Illustrated featured an April Fools classic: the story of a young New York Mets prospect named Sidd Finch, who could throw 168 mph fastballs but had never played baseball before. He mastered the art of the pitch at a Tibetan monastery and he pitched with a boot on his left foot and his right foot bare. TRUE OR FALSE? 1. TRUE (Maybe). That was the earliest date we could find, but it was a few years before Al Gore invented the Internet so were not sure. 2. TRUE. Dont believe us? Consider: January: New Years Day. February: Valentines Day. March: First day of spring. April: ??? May: Mothers Day. June: First day of summer. July: Independence Day. August: Kids back to school day. September: First day of autumn. October: Halloween. November: Thanksgiving. December: Christmas. 3. FALSE. This actually happened, but not on April Fools Day and the police chief wasnt joking. 4. TRUE. Which reminds us of a joke we heard on the Tonight Show years ago told by Pee-wee Herman. Its too long to repeat here, but it ended with Pee-wee looking into the camera saying, But his face rings a bell! 5. TRUE, though that seems kind of hard to believe, right? Well, we found it on Wikipedia so it must be true. 6. TRUE, but to be fair, the editor was only a few years out of college and didnt know any better. He would never try that prank today, Mr. Mulligan. 7. FALSE. The BBCs report was about pasta egg plant. 8. Umm isnt it obvious? 9. TRUE! TRUE! TRUE! Cmon people, stop falling for this awful April Fools Day gag. Next thing you know, friends will laugh as they stick paper fish on your back. 10. FALSE. Incredibly, though, a great way to waste hours of April Fools Day work time is at www.museumofhoaxes.com. 11. FALSE. Sidd Finch wore the boot on his right foot. April Fools! Mike Wright / Chronicle staff writer ANSWERS SCORING KEY 9-11 right: Fantastic Fool. 6-8 right: Funny fool. 3-5 right: Floppy fool. 1-4 right: Faux fool. None right: Aprils Fish Fool. Investigation reveals 41 plants under cultivation in garage; man arrested Moises Martinez PATFAHERTY Staff writerThe latest state job figures show Citrus Countys estimated unemployment rate for February was 7.5 percent, the same rate as January. The countys unemployment rate was 9.0 percent for February 2013. According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the number represents 4,278 residents out of work with 52,477 holding jobs. The countys estimated total workforce for February was 56,755. This marks an increase of 726 workers over January and the second straight month of workforce growth. Only nonagricultural jobs are included in the state tallies Citrus and Marion counties tied for the 12th highest unemployment rate among Florida counties. Levy County was 16th at 7.3 percent and Hernando County was tied for fourth with an unemployment rate of 8.6 percent. Sumter County came in at 5.4 percent was tied for 58th. Floridas seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 6.2 for February, the same rate as January, down from 7.9 percent in January 2013. Statewide there were 7.71 million people holding jobs. And a report out Monday from the Institute of Economic Competitiveness at the University of Central Florida cited the Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, as having a possible role in future job numbers. It states companies may alter their approach to managing labor and shift toward fewer full-time workers and more parttime workers. This could allow firms to avoid having to provide health care insurance or paying fines for not providing it. That shift could give false signals of a healthier labor by pushing up workforce numbers and lowering the unemployment rate. The U.S. unemployment rate was 6.7 percent for February. The report noted that an unemployment rate of 6.5 percent is a key level stated by the Federal Reserve for beginning to raise interest rates.Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352564-2924 or pfaherty @chronicleonline.com. Unemployment held steady in February Associated PressTALLAHASSEE The Florida Legislature is pushing through a bill that targets websites that charge individuals a fee to remove their police mug shots, a practice that some have criticized as a legal form of extortion. The bill targets companies that obtain booking photos from law enforcement agencies and then put them online, along with the persons name and the charges they face. They then charge arrestees hundreds to thousands of dollars to remove them or face continued embarrassment. Some websites refuse to remove the photos even if the charges are later dropped or if the person is acquitted. Under the proposed law, an individual could obtain a court order for removal. The website would be subject to a $1,000-a-day fine if it doesnt comply within 14 days. Florida is trailing several states in addressing the practice by such websites as mugshots.com. States across the U.S. are moving on this, so were hoping to catch up, said Sen. Darren Soto, D-Kissimmee, the author of a measure that would require mug shot sites to remove booking photos at no charge. State and local governments would be exempt from the law. Bill targets websites that wont remove mugshots
Birthday Your instincts and abilities have helped you get where you are. Continued self-discipline and dedication will help you achieve even greater goals. Avoid negativity and self-doubt, and believe in your abilities. Aries (March 21-April 19) A new moneymaking opportunity will develop. Unexpected bills will be incentive for you to explore new possibilities that could help increase your earning potential. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Your skills and knowledge should be put to better use. Finding ways to budget better and to increase your skills and talents will help you get ahead financially. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Use pentup energy to make improvements to your home or self. Updating your image can provide you with the inspiration that you need to move forward. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Widen your social circle. Get involved in group activities or a club. Your generous nature will be put to good use, and you will make some interesting new friends. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Now is a favorable time to make a move. Interviews and employment possibilities will have positive results. You will impress others with your professional insight. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) You may be hardworking, but you need some recreation also. Mix business with pleasure and youll make new allies. Explore different cultures and customs. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) If an emotional situation is causing you anxiety or headaches, consider moving on. Take a look at available real estate or a community that interests you. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Whether you go dining, dancing or just stay at home, tune out any distractions and devote yourself to someone you enjoy being with. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Strive to get into a position that allows you to help others. Use any chance you get to improve your professional relationships and gain respect. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Interacting and socializing with clients and co-workers will help you gain valuable business connections. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Youll face opposition regarding a decision that changes the landscape at home or your workplace. You will win in the end. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Whether you are involved in group functions or meetings, compromise will be the key. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Tuesday, April 1, the 91st day of 2014. There are 274 days left in the year. This is April Fools Day. Todays Highlight in History: On April 1, 1789, the U.S. House of Representatives held its first full meeting in New York; Frederick Muhlenberg of Pennsylvania was elected the first House speaker. On this date: In 1945, American forces launched the amphibious invasion of Okinawa during World War II. In 1954, the United States Air Force Academy was established by President Dwight D. Eisenhower. In 1963, the daytime drama General Hospital premiered on ABC-TV. In 1972, the first Major League Baseball players strike began; it lasted 12 days. In 1976, Apple Computer was founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne. In 1992, the National Hockey League Players Association went on its first-ever strike, which lasted 10 days. Ten years ago: President George W. Bush signed into law new protections for the unborn that for the first time made it a separate federal crime to harm a fetus during an assault on the mother. Five years ago: President Barack Obama, in London for an economic crisis summit, sought to rally the worlds top and emerging powers to help cope with a global downturn; chanting protesters clashed with riot police in the British capital. Todays Birthdays: Actress Jane Powell is 85. Actress Debbie Reynolds is 82. Actress Ali MacGraw is 75. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito is 64. Actress Annette OToole is 62. Movie director Barry Sonnenfeld is 61. Singer Susan Boyle is 53. Rapper-actor Method Man is 43. Singer Bijou Phillips is 34. Actor Josh Zuckerman is 29. Actor Asa Butterfield is 17. Thought for Today: Our wisdom comes from our experience, and our experience comes from our foolishness. Sacha Guitry, Russian-born French actor-writer-director (18851957).Today inHISTORY CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Todays active pollen: Oak, juniper, bayberry Todays count: 8.7/12 Wednesdays count: 8.9 Thursdays count: 9.2 To start your subscription:Call now for home delivery by our carriers:Citrus County: 352-563-5655 Marion County: 888-852-2340 13 weeks: $39.64* 6 months: $70.63* 1 year: $133.87**Subscription price includes a separate charge of .15.5 per day for transportation cost and applicable state and local sales tax. Call 352-563-5655 for details. There will be a $1 adjustment for the Thanksgiving edition. This will only slightly affect your expiration date. 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Please recycle your newspaper.www.chronicleonline.com Published every Sunday through Saturday By Citrus Publishing Inc.1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429Phone 352-563-6363POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Citrus County Chronicle1624 N. MEADOWCREST BLVD., CRYSTAL RIVER, FL 34429 PERIODICAL POSTAGE PAID AT INVERNESS, FL SECOND CLASS PERMIT #114280 CITRUSCOUNTY Florida' s BestCommunity Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community ENTERTAINMENT Engaged Johnny Depp shows off ringBEIJING Johnny Depp showed off a diamond engagement ring that he called a chicks ring on Monday indirectly confirming rumors of his engagement to actress Amber Heard. Asked whether he was engaged, the Pirates of the Caribbean star replied: The fact that Im wearing a chicks ring on my finger is probably a dead giveaway. Not very subtle. He laughed as he lifted up his left hand and displayed a single diamond on a band around his ring finger. His comments follow months of unconfirmed reports of his engagement to actress Heard, 27, who starred alongside Kevin Costner in Days to Kill released in the U.S. earlier this year. Depp and Heard starred together in The Rum Diary, filmed in Puerto Rico in 2009. In 2012, Depp split with his partner of 14 years, French model-singer VanessaParadis They have two children. The 50-year-old actor was in Beijing to promote his new movie Transcendence. Depp plays a terminally ill scientist who downloads his mind into a computer in the sci-fi drama that asks: What if we could upload a human mind into a computer? It also stars Rebecca Hall as Depps wife, and Morgan Freeman. Transcendence comes out in China on April 18 the same day as the U.S. release. Surfboard, sailboat innovator diesPALM DESERT, Calif. Hobart Hobie Alter, who helped popularize surfing and sailing with the development of the foam surfboard and the Hobie Cat sailboat, died Saturday at his Palm Desert home, according to a statement on the Hobie sporting goods website. He was 80. A cause of death was not disclosed. The Orange County Register said he had been battling cancer. The self-taught innovator and surfer had his start in the early 1950s carving wooden surfboards in the garage of his familys Laguna Beach home. When the balsa wood used for the boards became scarce, he and his friend Gordon Grubby Clark created surfboards out of polyurethane foam. The boards were durable, but had better flexibility and were less expensive than wooden boards. The invention revolutionized surfing, and Hobie became a top surfboard brand. He was survived by his wife, Susan; a daughter; and two sons.Williams named as coach on The VoiceNEW YORK NBC has signed singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams as a coach for the upcoming seventh season of its musical competition series The Voice. Williams scored an Oscar nomination this year for his song Happy from the film Despicable Me 2. He also had a Grammy-winning collaboration with Daft Punk on the dance hit Get Lucky. He was an adviser to team Usher on season four of The Voice, and performed the song Blurred Lines with Robin Thicke on the show last May. NBC said it would announce the remainder of the coaching line-up at a later date. From wire reports Associated PressActor Johnny Depp attends a promotional event Monday for his new movie Transcendence in Beijing, China. Depp showed off a diamond engagement ring that confirmed rumors of his engagement to actress Amber Heard. A4TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 000HQCL in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Miscellaneous Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . C14 Foreclosure Sale/Action Notices . . . . . C14 Notice to Creditors/Administration . . . C14 Pharrell Williams
German double-major attending Florida State University. Scott tied his own experiences when leaving the U.S. Navy to wanting to support veterans and active duty service members. I remember when I got out of the Navy back in the early s, it was not a good time to get out of the service in this country, Scott said after the signing ceremony at the National Guard Armory in Panama City. According to the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs, the state currently houses 1.5 million veterans, of which nearly onethird are from the Vietnam era and 231,000 served in the Afghanistan and Iraq wars. Floridas nursing home population includes nearly 114,000 World War II-era veterans and more than 178,000 veterans of the Korean conflict. The bills sponsor is state Rep. Jimmie T. Smith, R-Inverness. The package, expected to cost more than $30 million in its first year, includes an anticipated $12.5 million for ongoing upgrades of the states National Guard facilities and $7.5 million to purchase a total of 45 acres of buffer lands around MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville and Naval Support Activity Panama City. The proposal also requires Visit Florida to spend $1 million a year on marketing aimed at veterans.LOCAL/STATECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 A5 000HPUY Call the Chronicle or your advertising representative to reserve your space 563-5592 Graduation 2014 Tell the special graduate in your life how much you care. Print an inspiring message in our annual keepsake tab. Include photos of your graduate at no extra charge. Ad Deadline: April 29, 2014 Publication Date: May 14, 2014 2 X 5 2 X 3 2 X 2 2x5 . . . . . . $89 2x3 . . . . . . $75 2x2 . . . . . . $49 000HSN8 Florida because their grown children live near Tampa. Houston applied for two jobs: Crystal River and a city in Orange County. He never made it to the Orange County interview. I never expected to be here eight years, he said in an interview. I figured I would give it my best shot. It would play itself out one way or another. Ive been very fortunate to have the support of councils. Farley said Houstons calm demeanor and professional oversight brought stability to city hall that had not been seen in decades or ever. I like him. I respect him. Hes the best city manager the city of Crystal River has ever had, Farley said. Hes a guy on top of everything. Hes involved in the community. What could you say bad about him? Houston has had a luxury his predecessors did not have: near-universal support from city councils, even with election turnover. That will help in finding a successor, he said. Youve got different personalities on council who are not as confrontational as what Ive heard stories about, he said. People who may have been hesitant to apply before will not be hesitant now. During his tenure, Houston and the city council approved a sewer expansion project that removed more than 500 coastal homes from septic tanks. He also is proud of a $6 million project $2 million by the city, the rest from state grants to pipe sewage effluent from the city to the Duke Energy complex north of the city. The project, expected to begin in the next few weeks, will reduce sprayfield effluent from seeping into Kings Bay, and also reduce Dukes water consumption by 800,000 gallons a day, Houston said. The Three Sisters Springs property also came under city ownership during Houstons reign. He, along with Lace Blue-McLean, sharedChronicleCitizen of the Year honors in 2008 for their efforts in unifying a host of agencies and organizations to pull off the citys purchase. Houston said he expects squabbles over use of the property will eventually reach a conclusion. In three years it will all be resolved, he said. Itll be open to the public and at the end of the day it will be a very good thing for the city. The city council at its April 14 meeting will discuss how to proceed with finding its next city manager. Farley said he would expect a unified council deciding how to move forward. I dont think anybody on this council wants to go back to the bad old days, Farley said. Those days are gone forever. Theyre not going to happen again. HOUSTONContinued from Page A1 BILLContinued from Page A1 Theyre as close as close can be, Wickson said. He really misses him. Joe knew Bryan was back, but he thought he was in Massachusetts. He actually got here Sunday, but we couldnt say anything. As Trefry made his way into the lunch room and hid behind the stage curtain, Joe came in with his class and sat down with his lunch. When Trefry crept up behind Joe and tapped him on the shoulder, Joe froze. And then he cried, as did many others in the room. The two embraced, and Trefry asked, Did you miss me? Through tears, all Joe could do was nod and whisper a quiet, Yeah. Once the students around him realized what was going on, they started applauding. The best part, Joe got to get his book bag and leave for the day and no homework. Once he regained his composure, he told a reporter, I was happy and surprised when I saw him I havent seen him in a long time. He added, I like that hes in the military and hes fighting for our freedom. Trefry is a cargo specialist in the Army National Guard. He will be visiting his family in Citrus County for two weeks before returning to Massachusetts. He said he hopes to take Joe to Universal Orlando. It was everything I hoped it would be, Wickson said of her sons reunion. Its been hard keeping it a secret, but it was worth it. hard to provide the fresh, quality products they want at prices they can afford, said Joey Medina, WinnDixies regional vice president. Plus, we will offer a suite of in-store savings programs, like the fuelperks reward program. He said the rebranded stores will also honor WinnDixie customer cards. While the name on the storefronts is changing, the people running them dont have to, Medina added, Weve invited Sweetbay associates to join the WinnDixie family and look forward to exchanging what it means to be local and to be working together to run even greater stores. Last May, Bi-Lo announced an agreement with the Delhaize Group to acquire 72 Sweetbay stores and two other supermarket chains. Subsequently, the company said it will retire the Sweetbay banner name and convert those stores to Winn-Dixie to reduce overlapping market footprints. The conversion process started in March, with 17 stores in the Fort MyersNaples and Tampa areas. The Sweetbay store in Dunellon is scheduled to close April 5 and reopen as a Winn-Dixie April 11. However, that store could be affected by a Federal Trade Commission (FTC) finding that the acquisition would harm competition in several local markets. According to the FTC, BiLos purchase of the Delhaize stores would likely harm consumers through higher prices, diminished quality and reduced service levels in Dunnellon and 10 other communities. Dunnellon would go from three full-line retail grocery stores to two. As a proposed remedy, the FTC would have Bi-Lo sell the Dunnellon Sweetbay to Rowes IGA Supermarkets. Rowes currently operates five supermarkets in the Jacksonville market. The FTC closed its public comment period on the issue March 27. Mitchell J. Katz, FTC spokesman, said the commission will respond to all public comments. He said it is uncertain how long the process might take.Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352564-2924 or pfaherty@ chronicleonline.com. SURPRISEContinued from Page A1 STOREContinued from Page A1 MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleKaren Wickson kisses her youngest son Joseph Wickson on Monday as her other son, U.S. Army Specialist Bryan Trefry, walks behind the two.
Associated PressWASHINGTON With just hours to spare, Congress stepped Monday to finalize legislation to prevent doctors who treat Medicare patients from being hit with a 24percent cut in their payments from the government. The Senates 64-35 vote sends a measure to delay the cuts for a year to President Barack Obama, whos expected to quickly sign it. The House passed the measure last week. The $21 billion measure would stave off a 24percent cut in Medicare reimbursements to doctors for a year and extend dozens of other expiring health care provisions such as higher payment rates for rural hospitals. The legislation is paid for by cuts to health care providers, but fully half of the cuts wont kick in for 10 years. Its the seventeenth temporary patch to a broken payment formula that dates to 1997 and comes after lawmakers failed to reach a deal on financing a permanent fix. The measure passed the House on Thursday, but only after top leaders in both parties engineered a voice vote when it became clear they were having difficulty mustering the twothirds vote required to advance it under expedited procedures. Several top Democrats opposed the bill, saying it would take momentum away from the drive to permanently solve the payment formula problem. Theres widespread agreement on bipartisan legislation to redesign the payment formula that would give doctors 0.5percent annual fee increases and implement reforms aimed at giving doctors incentives to provide less costly care. But theres no agreement on how to pay the $140billion cost of scrapping the old formula. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., promised to keep pressing ahead with a long-term solution, proposing to use savings from the troop drawdown in Afghanistan to pay the cost. Republicans and most budget experts say such savings are phony and are demanding at least some of the money to come from cuts to Obamas Affordable Care Act. Paying for this through (war savings) is the mother of all gimmicks, said Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala. Groups representing doctors, including the powerful American Medical Association, opposed the legislation because it sets back the effort for a permanent solution. Six Democrats opposed the measure, including Wyden, while 16 Republicans voted in favor of it. We just dont have the votes right now to fix this problem for good, said Majority leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., who negotiated the measure with House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio. For the millions of elderly Americans and their doctors this fix is good news. It means the promise of accessible, quality health care to our nations seniors is being honored for another year. The heavily lobbied measure blends $16 billion to address Medicare physicians payments with about $5 billion more for a variety of other expiring health care provisions, like higher Medicare payments to rural hospitals and for ambulance rides in rural areas. Manufacturers of certain drugs to treat kidney disease catch a break, as do dialysis providers and the state of California, which receives increases in Medicare physician fees in 14 counties such as San Diego and Sacramento that are designated as rural and whose doctors therefore receive lower payments than their urban counterparts. The bill increases spending by $17 billion over the next three years, offsetting the cost with cuts to health care providers. The authors of the bill employed considerable gimmickry to amass the cuts, however, and fully half of them dont appear for 10 years. For instance, the bill claims $5 billion in savings through a timing shift in Medicare cuts in 2024. Other savings come from curbs on payments to hospitals that care for a large share of indigent patients. But those hospitals first get a one-year reprieve from cuts scheduled in 2016. Elizabeth Conklin, 91INVERNESSElizabeth P. Conklin, 91, Inverness, Fla., died Sunday, March30, 2014. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory is in charge of private arrangements.Mazie Welch, 88INVERNESSMazie Marie Welch, 88, Inverness, Fla., passed away March30, 2014, under the loving care of her family and Hospice of Citrus County. Mazie was born Nov.8, 1925, in Massillon, Ohio, to the late Arthur and Margaret Flory. She moved to Citrus County in 1950, where she met and married her late husband, Richard Dick Welch. They were married 40years. She was a member of the Inverness First United Methodist Church. Mazie was a wonderful wife and mother, always enjoying her children and grandchildren. Left to mourn her loss are her four children, Rick Welch, Inverness; Brad (Dot) Welch, Floral City; Lori (Steve) Rieser, Inverness; Tina (Randy) Brooks, Jacksonville; seven grandchildren, Carl, Heidi, Amanda, Shana, Sarah, Halston, and Brittany; and nine greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Dick Welch April 25, 1991; three sisters, Maxine Flory Krabill, March16, 2014 (her twin), Ruth Hostetler, Alice Swanson; and her brother, Arthur Flory Jr. Mazies life will be celebrated at 11a.m. Thursday, April3, 2014, at Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with the Rev. Greg Kell officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials are being accepted by Hospice of Citrus County and Florida Baptist Childrens Home, P .O. Box 8190, Lakeland, FL 33802. 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The Pentagon has been under congressional pressure for months to take decisive action to improve the POW-MIA accounting effort. Its failings were highlighted last summer when The Associated Press disclosed an internal Pentagon report that said the search for remains of missing soldiers on foreign battlefields was mismanaged, wasteful and acutely dysfunctional. After lengthy study, Hagel decided to combine the functions of the two leading agencies in this field the Joint POW-MIA Accounting Command, based in Hawaii, and the Defense POWMIA Office, based in the Pentagon. Those two organizations will disappear; the new agency will be directed by a civilian official not yet named. Michael D. Lumpkin, who is masterminding the reorganization in his temporary role as acting undersecretary of defense for policy, told reporters Monday that it will take some additional weeks to implement the plan. We need to break away from the way of traditionally doing business that is perceived by some to be outdated, institutionalized thinking and a behavior that didnt deliver the number of remains accounted for that we had hoped, Lumpkin said. The Congress in 2009 set a requirement that the Pentagon identify at least 200 sets of remains a year by 2015 a number it has not come close to achieving in recent years. Lumpkin said he thinks the 200 figure is attainable with a budget that he said would remain near recent levels of about $100 million a year. Last year 60 sets of remains were identified. The head of the Joint POW-MIA Accounting Command, Maj. Gen. Kelly McKeague, told Congress last August that a realistic goal is 125 identifications per year by 2018. The Pentagon works MIA cases year-round. It lists 83,000 as unaccounted for from World War II, the Korean War and from Vietnam, although a large percentage of those including remains lost at sea are believed not to be recoverable. Theres not a more poignant, emotional, important issue in our society today, Hagel told reporters, ... than you take care of the people who gave their lives to this country, and you take care of their families. And that has been a critical component of who we are as Americans from the beginning of this republic. The issue also is among the most divisive and controversial problems facing the Pentagon. The Pentagons inspector general is conducting a noncriminal investigation of potential fraud, waste and abuse of resources by the accounting agencies. Hagel said all communications with family members of the missing from past conflicts will be managed and organized by this new agency. One of the biggest complaints about the current system is from families who feel their interests have been neglected or their questions not adequately answered. Families in some cases wait decades to learn details about the circumstances of their loved ones loss, even if remains are never identified. Theyll have a place where they can go to identify updates, questions, concerns, Hagel said. And it wont be a one-way street. It will be a two-way street. Well communicate with them. Among other changes announced by Hagel, the Pentagon will establish a centralized database and case management system containing information about all missing service members. And the Pentagon will partner with private organizations with expertise in the identification of human remains. Congress passes bill to stop cut to Medicare doctors Associated PressSecretary of Defense Chuck Hagel speaks Friday during a retirement ceremony at the National Security Agency at Fort Meade, Md., for Gen. Keith B. Alexander from the Army and as head of the NSA, the Central Security Service and U.S. Cyber Command. Associated PressSenate Finance Committee Chairman Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore. speaks Oct. 14, 2009, on Capitol Hill in Washington. 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NY federal attorney: Stop corporate doomsday criesNEW YORK A federal prosecutor from New York said corporate America especially financial institutions will do almost anything to avoid a tough enforcement action. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said Monday that includes using a Chicken Little routine by threatening death or dire consequences to evade criminal charges. He said senior executives have told him with great force and passion that criminal action will doom stock prices, cause clients and customers to flee and make senior executives want to quit. Bharara said his office is increasingly taking those claims with grains of salt. Instead of the sky falling in Chicken Little fashion, he said the companys fortunes sometimes actually improve because its viewed as putting problems behind it.Facebook CEO reaps $3.3B gain from stock optionsSAN FRANCISCO Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reaped a $3.3 billion gain last year by exercising stock options in the social networking company that he founded in a Harvard University dorm room. The windfall saddled Zuckerberg with a huge tax bill, even though he limited his Facebook salary to just $1, according to regulatory documents filed Monday. It marks the second straight year that Zuckerberg has realized a huge gain on the holding that he has accumulated in Facebook Inc. since he started the company in 2004. In 2012, Zuckerberg made $2.3 billion off his stock options. Zuckerberg, 29, now has exhausted his supply of stock options after exercising 60 million of them last year at a price of 6 cents per share. He then sold 41.35 million shares for $55.05 apiece in December, primarily to pay for his tax bill on the gains. Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, also donated 18 million Facebook shares valued at $970 million to a Silicon Valley nonprofit. The December gift catapulted the couple to the top of The Chronicle of Philanthropys annual list of the most generous Americans. Even after selling and donating so much Facebook stock, Zuckerberg still owns 426.3 million Facebook shares currently worth $25.7 billion. The stock has more than doubled in value during the past year as Zuckerberg fulfilled his promise to sell more ads on the smartphones and tablet computers that bring in most of the traffic to Facebooks social networking service.BUSINESSCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 A9 Money&MarketsAclick of the wrist gets you more at www.chronicleonline.com 1,650 1,700 1,750 1,800 1,850 1,900 M ONDJF 1,840 1,880 1,920 S&P 500Close: 1,872.34 Change: 14.72 (0.8%) 10 DAYS 14,500 15,000 15,500 16,000 16,500 17,000 M ONDJF 16,120 16,320 16,520 Dow Jones industrialsClose: 16,457.66 Change: 134.60 (0.8%) 10 DAYSAdvanced2359 Declined752 New Highs147 New Lows8 Vol. (in mil.)3,158 Pvs. Volume2,929 1,993 1,976 2022 627 75 26 NYSE NASD DOW 16480.8516324.2216457.66+134.60+0.82%-0.72% DOW Trans.7587.647459.167574.96+123.60+1.66%+2.36% DOW Util.533.80526.94532.13+5.19+0.98%+8.47% NYSE Comp.10534.7610483.7010527.77+92.90+0.89%+1.23% NASDAQ4212.974180.544198.99+43.23+1.04%+0.54% S&P5001875.181859.161872.34+14.72+0.79%+1.30% S&P4001379.871360.101378.50+20.30+1.49%+2.68% Wilshire 500020019.0319809.2819996.01+186.73+0.94%+1.47% Russell 20001174.621156.671173.04+21.23+1.84%+0.81% HIGH LOW CLOSE CHG. %CHG. 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J.P. Morgan suggested investors ignore a sell-off in the studios shares this year, calling the steep decline a buying opportunity. Stocks ended broadly higher Monday as traders closed out their first-quarter positions. The market also weighed remarks from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, who said the struggling U.S. job market will continue to need low interest rates for some time. 25 30 $35 JM F Lions Gate Ent.LGF Close: $26.73 1.53 or 6.1% $22.25$37.81 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 4.3m (2.0x avg.) $3.69 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 15.6 0.7% 60 65 70 $75 JM F Edwards LifesciencesEW Close: $74.17 3.01 or 4.2% $60.62$86.11 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 4.1m (2.9x avg.) $7.95 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 21.6 ... 6 7 8 $9 JM F Am. Eagle EnergyAMZG Close: $7.15 0.15 or 2.1% $6.40$12.00 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 365.4k (2.0x avg.) $126.62 m 52-week range PE: Yield: ... ... 75 80 85 $90 JM F NovartisNVS Close: $85.02 3.43 or 4.2% $67.67$85.23 Vol.: Mkt. 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As a result, investors focused their attention on buying and holding safe investments, such as bonds, dividend-paying stocks, and gold. The Standard & Poors 500 rose 1.3 percent in the first three months of 2013. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 0.7 percent so far this year, and the Nasdaq composite is up 0.5 percent. It was S&P 500s its fifthstraight quarterly gain. It was also the indexs worst quarter since the fourth quarter of 2012. I think this bull market is starting to show signs of fatigue, said Wayne Wilbanks, chief investment officer at Wilbanks, Smith, Thomas in Norfolk, Va., which manages roughly $2.4 billion in assets. It was all about safety this quarter. Utility and health care stocks, which typically pay larger-than-average dividends and are less volatile than other stocks, rose 9 percent and 5.5 percent, respectively. Those two sectors were among the laggards last year. Riskier growth-oriented stocks, particularly in biotechnology, consumer discretionary and technology stocks, fared the worst. Among the biggest decliners this quarter, Twitter fell 27 percent, biotechnology company Celgene dropped 17 percent and Amazon.com fell 16 percent. Bonds were widely expected to do poorly in 2014 because the Federal Reserve was winding down its bond-buying program and the U.S. economy was improving. Instead, they did better than the stock market. The Barclays Aggregate Bond Index, a broad measure of the bond market that includes Treasurys, corporate and other types of bonds, is up 1.9 percent this quarter. Meager gains round out first quarter BusinessBRIEFS From wire reports
OPINION Page A10TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014 Pledge support to Catholic schoolAfter the meeting with Bishop Lynch, I was totally convinced that the closing of Pope John Paul II school is irreversible. He seemed like he had made up his mind a long time ago. The way he has gone about this matter is incomprehensible and has left a bitter taste with everyone concerned. He blindsided wonderful staff, the children and their families and our Pastor Bob. Some people walked out thinking that he is truly supporting our pleas, and if you are one of those people, you are in for a rude awakening. Bishop Lynch had a dream a few months ago and put out the forward campaign appeal in which he wants to raise more than $50 million for different earmarked items. Well, if he saw the problem with the school, he shouldve stepped to the plate and asked the Citrus County churches and parishioners for the support needed to keep our school open. As a Christian family, dedicated to our Catholic faith, we promised to help the bishop with his campaign, but since he dropped this bomb on us, we will no longer support his cause and instead promise to help our school instead. I am hereby asking that if you committed yourself to his campaign that you, too, reverse your pledge and apply to the school instead. He sent us a message and we must, as a community, respond accordingly. This letter is not intended to offend anyone who believes otherwise, it is simply our family opinion.The Matos family Inverness Most of the dead are babies and toddlers, and they perish in horrible ways starved, punched, shaken, burned, thrown from cars or simply forgotten. Theres nothing left to protect them except the state of Florida, which fails over and over. Kyla Joy Hall was beaten to death by her father at age 10 months. Eight months earlier, shed been hospitalized with multiple fractures and a bleeding brain, yet no one got arrested. Tavontae Gordon was smothered at age 2 months while sleeping on a couch with her mother, who was high on coke. Tavontaes sister, Tariji, was removed from the home by child welfare officials, but she was later returned when Rachel Gordon said shed kicked her drug habit. A few months later, Tariji was killed by a blow to the head and buried in a shallow grave by her mother, now in jail. Since January 2008, at least 477 children have died for no other reason than being overlooked by the system. Their families were known to the Florida Department of Children and Families, yet theyd been allowed to remain with reckless parents in high-risk homes. The blame goes in every direction, at every step of a crippled process. In some cases, incompetent investigators overlooked obvious danger signs. Other times, diligent case workers pleaded for action, but DCF lawyers said there wasnt enough evidence. Sometimes it was a judge who ordered that an endangered child remain in a powder-keg setting. Many of the victims heartbreaking stories have been told in the Miami Heraldsongoing investigative series, Innocents Lost. It is a horror saga, as shameful as it is nauseating. Of all the services people expect from government, none is more important than shielding the youngest and most helpless from brutality and neglect. Floridas record, dreadful for decades, is getting worse. Said interim DCF Secretary Esther Jacobo, I dont think we are broken; I think we are challenged. Unbelievable. How many babies must be buried before somebody in Tallahassee admits the system is broken? DCF has been grossly underreporting the number of child deaths to the Legislature, evidence of either ineptitude or a cover-up. Lawmakers have been consistently misled, which partly explains why DCF funding has been cut. Under Gov. Rick Scott, more case investigators were hired, yet money for oversight and family counseling was slashed. The agencys budget shrunk by $100 million during this fiscal year alone. A decade ago, the state embarked on a new child welfare strategy of family preservation, the mission being to not take children from their parents but rather work to improve the situation in the household. The concept was meant to placate advocates of parental rights, with an added costcutting benefit of reducing the number of children in statefunded foster homes (which have also generated plenty of nightmarish stories). A key component of the new system was to ask troubled parents to sign safety plans promising theyd do a better job of caring for their children. This approach has been, to put it mildly, disastrous. In one infamous case, a mother who refused to give up drugs was allowed to keep her 2-year-old daughter after pledging that she and her boyfriend wouldnt do dope in the childs presence. The little girl was later killed by the familys pet python after mom popped a Vicodin and dozed off. The Heralddocumented at least 83 tragic instances in which a child whose parents signed one or more DCF safety plans later died from neglect or abuse. We have kind of known they have failed, Jacobo replied when asked about the written promises, and we have kind of been at a loss as to how to fix it. Then kind of stop doing things that fail. Hows that for starters? Try listening more closely to experienced case workers and supervisors. Of the 477 child deaths during the last six years, 323 involved alcohol or drug use by parents or caregivers. Meanwhile, legislators have cut funds for drug treatment. And despite employing more investigators, DCF still loses track of suffering children. In at least 34 cases since 2008, a child died even though the agency had previously received 10 or more hotline reports about possible abuse. Kaleb Cronks family had been the subject of 26 worried calls to DCF. His mother, a drug addict, had been arrested 18 times. Incredibly, the state took no action to save Kaleb. The 1year-old was run over and killed by a pickup truck while crawling down a road. That was phone call No. 27. Last month, the governor proposed adding $40 million to help DCF decrease investigative caseloads and improve oversight of cases. Under his plan, the agencys budget would rise slightly more than 1 percent. Thats not nearly enough. DCF needs not only priority funding but a whole new direction. Family preservation is killing too many kids. Its inconceivable that any lawmaker who has been reading the Heraldsseries isnt both heartsick and aghast over what happened to little Kaleb and the others. One person whos been paying attention is Senate President Don Gaetz, a Republican from Niceville, who acknowledged that it will take tens of millions of dollars to start making DCF function as the law intends. I think in child welfare we have gone on the cheap, and I think thats been a mistake, he said. A terrible, frequently fatal mistake. To let it continue this way would be an immoral and unforgivable course.Carl Hiaasen is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Readers may write to him at: 1 Herald Plaza, Miami, FL 33132. Goodness that preaches undoes itself.Emerson, Journals, 1836 How many babies must be buried? 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 BOARDGerry Mulligan ....................................publisherMike Arnold ..............................................editorCharlie Brennan ........................managing editorCurt Ebitz ..................................citizen memberMac Harris ................................citizen memberRebecca Martin ........................citizen memberBrad Bautista ....................................copy chiefLogan Mosby ..............................features editor SPRINGS CONSERVATION Bills first step big for a small one With great fanfare from all involved, Inverness Sen. Charlie Deans springs-protection bill, S.B. 1576, unanimously passed its first committee on March 20. Dean chairs the Committee on Environmental Preservation and Conservation, so the pomp was probably a little overstated. Nevertheless, this baby step is a victory of sorts: Its taken a long time to get comprehensive springsprotection legislation moving through the Florida Legislature, and now its doing just that. Its also leaving a wake, something that will be important in the coming years. Thats because while ratification by the full Senate and likely the House is more probable than possible this legislative session, support isnt subsidization. The bill calls for nearly $380 million in state dollars for septic tank mitigation and wastewater improvements alone, much more than anyone else in Tallahassee has indicated theyre willing to spend on environmental projects. That means its going to take years for the bills vision to even come close to being realized, and any hope for that longterm reality will hinge upon strong leadership from the bills authors. Theres hope for that, too, because the effort of Dean and his fellow senators has raised serious awareness in the Legislature and more broadly of the urgency of the need to do something about the states springs declining state. The prior week, the legislation picked up a sister bill in the House (1313), sponsored by Sanford Rep. Jason Brodeur, and the bill that got eight thumbs-ups on the 20th was a rewrite initiated after Dean met with stakeholders in the environmental and business communities to discuss issues both parties had with the proposed law. Despite lingering concerns, both of those groups are now voicing support for the legislation. Dean and the coalition of senators who served as the architects of the project have bolstered support for this initiative by bringing its opposition to the table, and thats remarkable. We anticipate repeats of this approval coming in the following weeks, and hope the initiative continues to gain support as it moves through both chambers of the Legislature. THE ISSUE:Dean-sponsored springs legislation makes it past the first hurdle.OUR OPINION:The finish line is far away, but progress is progress. 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.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.SEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to 352-563-3280, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org Boatload of troubleMr. JJ Kenney, you had this dragon boat race Saturday. Can you do me a favor? How about knocking this thing off unless you control it a lot better with the parking. People were parking across the street where they didnt even own the property. They were charging people $4 or $5 to park the car. Then they took off after they made the money because it wasnt their property. They were trying to park on my property. I live on this street and here they are I had to tell him to get off my grass. Now if you cant control this a lot better, I think you ought to just do away with this organization or this thing that youre trying to run. I mean its disgusting with all these people. This is a small town. We dont need that many thousand people running around the little beach down there and everybody ruining peoples property.Wrong turnThis is Monday, March 18, at 3:58 p.m. This is for the fool who drove the yellow convertible sports car and turned right from the left-hand lane against a red light at a light at Forest Ridge and Roosevelt. That is a righthand turn lane for right turns only. Left-lane turns, left only Im glad I paid attention and slammed on my brakes because you turned right in front of me. I would have broadsided your passenger car. Outrageous ideaIn response to the recent Senate Committee vote on in-state tuition: Its bizarre to consider giving in-state tuition rates to anyone whos in our country illegally. Its unbelie vable that the House Speaker says, Its wrong to punish children who were brought to this country illegally by their parents. I have a granddaughter whos not a state resident who would really like to go to FSU but is therefore unable to attend, being an outof-state student Perkins pleasePlease, please can we have a Perkins in Inverness? Youve got all the other stuff. We seniors would like to have a Perkins in Inverness. We need a Perkins restaurant.Cobbler respondsThis is John, a shoe shop in Inverness. I was told to call this number and give you our new address. Its 80 N. Florida Ave., Unit B, and its in Inverness. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about local or statewide subjects. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. COMMENTSwill 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. SOUND OFFCALL563-0579 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Carl HiaasenOTHER VOICES LETTERto the Editor
DUI arrest Billy Martin, 37, of West Donahue Lane, Homosassa, at 1:19 a.m. March 29 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Martins vehicle was spotted in a ditch at the intersection of U.S. 19 and West Cardinal Street and looked to have been in a crash. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. While attempting to conduct tests of his blood alcohol level, the Breathalyzer failed and no other machine was available. Martin later reportedly refused another attempt to test his blood alcohol level. Bond $500.Domestic battery arrests Jessie Dunn Jr., 35, of Floral City, at 10:26 a.m. March 28 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Mathew Arocho, 28, of Dunnellon, at 5:28 p.m. March 28 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. He was also charged with felony violation of probation. Eric Dingman, 31, of Dunnellon, at 4:49 p.m. March 29 on a felony charge of domestic battery by strangulation. Terri Bendfeldt, 51, of Hernando, at 12:28 a.m. March 30 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Barbara Gonzalez, 53, of Homosassa, at 12:58 a.m. March 30 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Charles Lindquist 51, of Inverness, at 9:15 p.m. March 30 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.Other arrests Clinton Sweade, 36, of Urquhart Street, Lake Worth, at 1:52 p.m. March 28 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of DUI manslaughter. According to his arrest affidavit, Sweade was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from the Palm Beach County Jail. Colton Browder, 19, of Heron Point Drive, Inverness, at 12:19 p.m. March 28 on two felony counts of burglary to an unoccupied residence and two felony counts of criminal mischief. According to his arrest affidavit, Browder is accused of breaking into empty units of the Wild Palms subdivision, stealing copper tubing, and vandalizing homes. He was also charged with felony violation of probation stemming from the original felony charges of burglary to a dwelling, dealing in stolen property and providing false information to a pawn broker. Bond $12,000. Jeffery Ouellette, 47, of East Watson Street, Inverness, at 4:47 p.m. March 28 on an active Hernando County warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of tampering with evidence. According to his arrest affidavit, Ouellette was already incarcerated at the Citrus County Detention Facility at the time of his arrest. John Holt III, 44, of Griffin Ferry Road, Meter, Ga., at 8:42 p.m. March 28 on an active Candler County, Ga., warrant for being a fugitive from justice. According to his arrest affidavit, Holts warrant is for a weapons violation. Christopher Caramico, 30, of West Mayo Drive, Crystal River, at 1:19 a.m. March 29 on an active Pasco County warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of battery on a person over the age of 65. According to his arrest affidavit, Caramico was already incarcerated at the Citrus County Detention Facility at the time of his arrest. Brian Williams Jr., 27, of Homosassa, at 3:52 a.m. March 29 on an active warrant for misdemeanor charges of battery and criminal mischief. He was also charged with a failure to appear on a petit theft charge. Bond $750. Joseph Calcagino II, 20, of South Berkshire Avenue, Inverness, at 11:39 a.m. March 29 on felony charges of grand theft and credit card fraud, along with a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, Calcagino is accused of stealing a riding lawn mower from a shed located at a Floral City home. During his arrest, a pipe that tested positive for methamphetamine was found in his possession, along with a credit card belonging to the victim. Bond $3,000. Lisa Schwartz, 47, of East Yale Lane, Hernando, at 6:11 p.m. March 29 on an active warrant for a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief. Bond $500. Anthony King Jr., 42, of Inverness, at 1:45 a.m. March 30 on a felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill. Holly Norris, 36, of Beach Lane, Crystal River, at 9:45 p.m. March 30 on a misdemeanor charge of disorderly intoxication. According to her arrest affidavit, Norris is accused of walking around in the parking lot of Tidewater Circle Apartments with no shirt on. Bond $150. Alicia Waterbury, 25, of North Trudel Point, Crystal River, at 4:50 p.m. March 30 on a felony charge of driving with a suspended license as a habitual offender. According to her arrest affidavit, Waterbury was stopped for a faulty brake light and an expired tag. The deputy reportedly spotted Waterbury changing seats with the passenger when she was pulled over. Records indicate she has six prior convictions for driving with a suspended license and that her license was revoked in 2007. Bond $2,000. Joseph Agrifolio 29, of Colby Street, Inverness, at 3:51 a.m. March 31 on an active Lake County warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of cocaine. Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeBurglaries A residential burglary was reported at 10:55 a.m. Friday, March 28, in the 80 block of South Hunting Lodge Drive, Inverness. A residential burglary was reported at 2:24 p.m. March 28 in the 1400 block of N.W. 19th St., Crystal River. A residential burglary was reported at 2:34 p.m. March 28 in the 7100 block of N. Smith Terrace, Holder. A residential burglary was reported at 5:11 p.m. Saturday, March 29, in the 800 block of N. Rhyme Point, Crystal River. A vehicle burglary was reported at 6:38 p.m. March 29 in the area of South Garcia Road and West Clearwater Court, Homosassa. A residential burglary was reported at 1:54 a.m. Sunday, March 30, in the 1900 block of W. Country Club Blvd., Dunnellon.Thefts A grand theft was reported at 8:31 a.m. Friday, March 28, in the 400 block of S. Seminole Ave., Inverness. An auto theft was reported at 9:46 a.m. March 28 in the 20 block of N. Desoto St., Beverly Hills. A grand theft was reported at 12:09 p.m. March 28 in the 1100 block of Mossy Oak Drive, Inverness. A petit theft was reported at 10:46 p.m. March 28 in the 200 block of S. U.S. 41, Inverness. A grand theft was reported at 11:05 p.m. March 28 in the 400 block of S. Seminole Ave., Inverness. A petit theft was reported at 11:57 p.m. March 28 in the 500 block of W. Main St., Inverness. A grand theft was reported at 8:36 a.m. Saturday, March 29, in the 9800 block of S. Buckskin Ave., Floral City. A grand theft was reported at 11:10 a.m. March 29 in the 3100 block of N. Portico Terrace, Hernando. A petit theft was reported at 11:15 a.m. March 29 at S. Desoto St., Beverly Hills. A larceny petit theft was reported at 4:30 p.m. March 29 in the 300 block of N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River. A petit theft was reported at 7:24 p.m. March 29 in the 5100 block of S. Thrasher Ave., Homosassa. A petit theft was reported at 7:46 p.m. March 29 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A larceny petit theft was reported at 12:57 p.m. Sunday, March 30, in the 4400 block of S. Capecove Loop, Homosassa. A petit theft was reported at 3:27 p.m. March 30 in the 2800 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A grand theft was reported at 4:51 p.m. March 30 in the 300 block of N. Michaelmas Terrace, Crystal River.LOCALCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 A11 000HJDC License #DN 17606 Most Insurance Accepted We Cater to Cowards! We Cater to Cowards! We Cater to Cowards! 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Big wheel Associated PressThe Las Vegas High Roller at The LINQ is seen Monday in Las Vegas. The 550-foot-tall ride is the highest observation wheel in the world and features 28 cabins that can accommodate up to 40 people each. More victims found in mudslideDARRINGTON, Wash. Crews searching through the muck and devastation wrought by Washingtons deadly mudslide are finding more human remains, bringing the official death toll to 24. Seventeen of those 24 victims have been positively identified, the Snohomish County medical examiners office said Monday afternoon. Previously, the official death toll was 21, with 15 victims identified. Approximately 22 people remain missing, authorities have said. Steve Harris, a division supervisor for the search effort, said search teams are learning more about the force of the March 22 slide, and that is helping them better locate victims in a debris field that is 70 feet deep in places. Harris said search dogs are the primary tool for finding remains in the small, mountainside community about 55 miles northeast of Seattle. He said searchers are finding human remains four to six times per day.Man shoots, kills NY police officerJOHNSON CITY, N.Y. Authorities said a man grabbed the service weapon of a police officer responding to a disturbance at an upstate New York business and shot him three times, killing him. Binghamton Police Chief Joseph Zikuski said Officer David Smith was responding to a reported disturbance at a health care facility in Johnson City on Monday morning when he was attacked. The police chief said 43-year-old MRI technician James Clark struggled with Smith outside Southern Tier Imaging before grabbing the officers gun and discharging the weapons entire magazine. Smith was an 18-year veteran of the force and died at the scene. Clark, from nearby Greene, was shot by another officer and died at a hospital.Senate report: No tips from tortureWASHINGTON A Senate investigation concludes waterboarding and other harsh interrogation methods provided no key evidence in the hunt for Osama bin Laden, according to congressional aides and outside experts familiar with a still-secret, 6,200page report. The finding could deepen the worst rift in years between lawmakers and the CIA. The CIA disputes the conclusion and already is locked with the Senate intelligence committee in an acrimonious fight amid dueling charges of snooping and competing criminal referrals to the Justice Department. The public may soon get the chance to decide, with the congressional panel planning to vote Thursday to demand a summary of its review be declassified. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Up close Associated PressIsla Roberts has a large blue Morpho butterfly on her face Monday at a new exhibition on tropical butterflies in a temporary venue outside the Natural History Museum in London. Chad troops defend actionsBANGUI, Central African Republic The African peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic on Monday defended Chadian soldiers who had killed more than 30 civilians over the weekend, saying the troops had come under attack from Christian militants and were merely defending themselves. However, the response from Gen. Martin Tumenta Chomu was unlikely to dampen the mounting anger toward the Muslim Chadian forces, who are bitterly despised by Banguis Christian majority. Already some civilians were calling on the Christian fighters to step up their attacks on all Muslims following the deaths. Local authorities said at least 20 people were killed in the PK12 neighborhood of Bangui over the weekend, and more than 100 others were wounded when the Chadian forces, who are aiding the peacekeeping mission known as MISCA, opened fire. Twelve other deaths also were blamed on the same peacekeepers. The African peacekeeping mission, though, displayed vehicles pockmarked by gunfire and insisted the other side had drawn their weapons first.Israel recovers burial boxesJERUSALEM Israeli authorities on Monday unveiled 11 ancient burial boxes dating to around the time of Jesus, recovered by police during a midnight raid on antiquities dealers suspected of stealing the artifacts. The boxes include a pair of ossuaries believed to contain the remains of two noblemen who lived in Jerusalem some 2,000 years ago. Some are engraved with designs and even names, giving clues to their origin and contents. The boxes contain bone fragments and remnants of what experts say is pottery buried with the deceased. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the boxes were stolen from a cave near Jerusalem with the intent of being sold to collectors.Valls named as new French PMPARIS President Francois Hollande named former Interior Minister Manuel Valls as Frances new prime minister Monday, just 24 hours after his Socialists suffered heavy losses in nationwide municipal elections. Valls is consistently voted Frances most popular Socialist in opinion polls and is considered part of the right wing of the party. The 51-year-old has drawn comparisons with former conservative French President Nicolas Sarkozy and is also the most popular Socialist among Frances conservative right he wants, for example, to rethink Frances 35-hour working week, a Socialist initiative. World BRIEFS From wire reports Associated PressSEOUL, South Korea North and South Korea fired hundreds of artillery shells into each others waters Monday in a flareup of animosity that forced residents of five front-line South Korean islands to evacuate to shelters for several hours, South Korean officials said. The exchange of fire into the Yellow Sea followed Pyongyangs sudden announcement that it would conduct live-fire drills in seven areas north of the Koreas disputed maritime boundary. North Korea routinely test-fires artillery and missiles into the ocean but rarely discloses those plans in advance. The announcement was seen as an expression of Pyongyangs frustration at making little progress in its recent push to win outside aid. North Korea fired 500 rounds of artillery shells over more than three hours, about 100 of which fell south of the sea boundary, South Korean Defense Ministry spokesman Kim Min-seok said. South Korea responded by firing 300 shells into North Korean waters, he said. No shells from either side were fired at any land or military installations, but Kim called the Norths artillery firing a provocation aimed at testing Seouls security posture. There was no immediate comment from North Korea. In Washington, White House spokesman Jonathan Lalley called North Koreas actions dangerous and provocative and said they would further aggravate tensions in the region. Mondays exchange was relatively mild in the history of animosity and violence between the Koreas, but there is worry in Seoul that an increasingly dissatisfied North Korea could repeat the near-daily barrage of war rhetoric it carried out last spring, when tensions soared as Pyongyang threatened nuclear strikes on Washington and Seoul in response to condemnation of its third nuclear test. Residents on front-line South Korean islands spent several hours in shelters during the firing, and officials temporarily halted ferry service linking the islands to the mainland. Kang Myeong-sung, speaking from a shelter on Yeonpyeong island, which is in sight of North Korean territory, said he didnt hear any fighter jets but heard the boom of artillery fire. The poorly marked western sea boundary has been the scene of several bloody naval skirmishes between the Koreas in recent years. In March 2010, a South Korean warship sank in the area following a torpedo attack blamed on Pyongyang that left 46 sailors dead. North Korea denies responsibility for the sinking. In November 2010, a North Korean artillery bombardment killed four South Koreans on Yeonpyeong. Health care sign-ups hit deadline Associated PressWASHINGTON In a flood of last-minute signups, hundreds of thousands of Americans rushed to apply for health insurance Monday, but deadline day for President Barack Obamas overhaul brought long, frustrating waits and a new spate of website ills. This is like trying to find a parking spot at Walmart on Dec.23, said Jason Stevenson, working with a Utah nonprofit group helping people enroll. At times, more than 125,000 people were simultaneously using HealthCare.gov, straining it beyond its capacity. For long stretches Monday, applicants were shuttled to a virtual waiting room where they could leave an email address and be contacted later. Officials said the site had not crashed but was experiencing very heavy volume. The website, which was receiving 1.5million visitors a day last week, had recorded about 1.6million through 2 p.m. Supporters of the health care law fanned out across the country in a final dash to sign up uninsured Americans. People not signed up for health insurance by the deadline, either through their jobs or on their own, were subject to being fined by the IRS, and that threat was helping drive the final dash. The administration announced last week that people still in line by midnight would get extra time to enroll. The website stumbled early in the day out of service for nearly four hours as technicians patched a software bug. Another hiccup in early afternoon temporarily kept new applicants from signing up, and then things slowed further. Overwhelmed by computer problems when launched last fall, the system has been working much better in recent months, but independent testers said it still runs slowly. The insurance markets or exchanges offer subsidized private health insurance to people who dont have access to coverage through their jobs. Russia pulls back from Ukraine border Associated PressSIMFEROPOL, Crimea Russia said Monday it was pulling a battalion of several hundred troops away from the Ukrainian border but kept tens of thousands in place, prompting a worried response from the Kiev government about what the U.S. warned was still a tremendous buildup. Strengthening its economic hold on Crimea, Russia sent its prime minister to Crimea on Monday with promises of quick funds for improved power supplies, water lines, education and pensions for the elderly. Russias takeover of the strategic Black Sea peninsula, its troop buildup near Ukraines border and its attempts to compel constitutional changes in Ukraine have markedly raised tensions with the West and prompted fears that Moscow intends to invade other areas of the neighboring nation. However, Russian President Vladimir Putin told German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a Monday phone call that some troops were being withdrawn from the Ukraine border, Merkels office said. The U.S. reacted cautiously to the Russian troop movement, with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel saying tens of thousands of Russian forces still remained along the Ukrainian border, a situation he called a tremendous buildup. The new government in Ukraine said the action was confusing at best and possibly disingenuous. We have information that Russia is carrying out incomprehensible maneuvers on the border with Ukraine, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry spokes man Yevgen Perebyinis said. Troops in some places are moving backward, some of them are moving forward. Which is why, obviously, we are worried by these movements of armed forces. We have no clear explanation from the Russian side about the aim of these movements. Koreas trade fire Associated PressA South Korean marine LVT-7 landing craft sails to shore Monday through a smoke screen during the U.S.-South Korea joint landing exercises called Ssangyong, part of the Foal Eagle military exercises in Pohang, South Korea. Island residents in shelters during live-fire exercises Associated PressRussian officers gesticulate Monday to the driver of Russian tank T-72B at the Ostryakovo railway station not far from Simferopol, Crimea.
Baseball/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 Flag football/B3 Lottery, TV/B3 College basketball/ B4 NBA/ B4 NHL/B4 AP announces All-America college hoops teams./B4 SPORTSSection BTUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Price outpitches Dickey, Rays top Blue Jays Tampa Bay rolls to 9-2 victory in season opener Associated PressST. PETERSBURG The Tampa Bay Rays raised another playoff banner to the roof at Tropicana Field, then went out and played like a team expecting to make another run at a postseason berth. David Price set the tone by taking a shutout into the eighth inning, Desmond Jennings made a diving catch for the first out of the season, and Evan Longoria, Wil Myers and Matt Joyce delivered timely hits Monday as the Rays opened with a 9-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays. It feels good to go out and get the ball rolling in the right direction, Price said. The hard-throwing lefty allowed two runs and six hits over 7 1/3 innings to beat R.A. Dickey in a matchup of 2012 Cy Young Award winners. The Tampa Bay ace walked one and struck out six before a crowd of 31,042 the Rays ninth consecutive sellout for a home opener. Before the game, the Rays raised a banner in left field in celebration of earning an AL wildcard spot last season. Senior baseball advisor Don Zimmer, beginning his 66th year in baseball, took part in the festivities, riding onto the field in golf cart and getting a hug from manager Joe Maddon and each Tampa Bay starter when the lineups were announced. Joyce drove in three runs with a sacrifice fly and two-run double off Dickey (0-1), who yielded six two-out runs in five innings. Longoria got the Rays going with a first-inning RBI single and Myers drove in two more when he singled with the bases loaded in the second. Price, meanwhile, limited the Blue Jays to four singles and had only allowed two runners past second base before Maicer Izturis opened the eighth with his second hit of the day. Associated PressTampa Bays Desmond Jennings scores Monday past the tag of Toronto catcher Josh Thole during the fifth inning in St. Petersburg. See RAYS/ Page B3 MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleLecanto shortstop Nathan Hines, right, is congratulated Monday by starting pitcher Daniel Coutu (20) after scoring during a six-run first inning for the Panthers against Seven Rivers Christian. The Panthers won 13-0 in five innings. Lecanto roughs up previously undefeated Warriors in county clash Pirates move on Handful of CR netters reach todays district playJAMESBLEVINS CorrespondentCRYSTAL RIVER The first round of the 2014 District 2A-7 boys and girls tennis tournament started early Monday morning and went for well over 12 hours at the Crystal River Pirates home courts. By the end of the first round of competition, host Crystal River found itself moving some players forward to the second and final round, taking place today, which is a nice change from last years tournament when no Pirate players on the boys team at least advanced to the final round. This year the Pirate boys were able to get both doubles teams into todays semifinal matches. Were hanging in there through a really long day, boys head coach Bill Reyes said. We got here over 13 hours ago and we had a good time and were still alive (in the tournament). No hiccups, no malfunctions, no major issues, Reyes continued. Just a whole lot of tennis, and some success I still got some guys hanging in there for tomorrow. On the girls side of things, the SEANARNOLD CorrespondentLECANTO A rare meeting between a pair of Lecanto baseball clubs Monday night brought about a couple of anomalies. For the first time this season, the Panthers played a game decided by more than four runs. Meanwhile, Seven Rivers Christian suffered its first loss on the season, falling 13-0 in five innings at Lecanto High School. LHS (7-8 overall) got going early and often, as it batted around while jumping to a 6-0 advantage in the first inning behind three hits, three walks, two passed balls, a wild pitch and a fielding error. Panthers third baseman Levi OSteen ripped a two-run double to leftcenter field during the rally, and added a walk, a single, and another double to finish the night 3 for 3 with three runs and three RBIs. Shortstop Nathan Hines also went 3 for 3, helping Lecantos top five hitters combine for 10 hits, five walks and 11 runs, with at least two coming every inning. Senior Jacob Schenck, one of the countys leading hitters for average, added two base hits and two RBIs, and Panther leadoff hitter Caleb Southey walked twice, stole three bases and knocked an RBI double to left-center. Sophomore Danny Coutu made the best of his offensive support, fanning one in five shutout innings while allowing three walks and one hit a secondinning single to right by eighth-grader Coy Phillips. A pair of infield errors and a walk loaded the bases for the Warriors (13-1) with no outs in the fourth, before a couple of line-outs, including a double-play at third by OSteen, kept SRCS off the board. Our team had to run poles during pre-game because they were going through the motions, LHS coach Dave Logue said. They responded well. Danny battled and threw strikes, and we got some big hits from Levi. Nate (Hines) has been doing a great job since our game at Crystal River. When games are closer, it seems like younger players try to be the hero instead of everybody doing their job one hit and one base at a time. When it goes like it did tonight, you can do a lot of good things. Junior Cory Weiand, who entered the game having allowed just one earned run, gave up four in the first before making way for Phillips later in the inning. I would say we came in a little too over-amped, first-year SRCS coach Jon Bolin said. We didnt let the game come to us, and made some fast-brain mistakes. Youre going to have nights like this, you just have to learn to forget about it and get back out there tomorrow. Its a test of how to deal with adversity. Seven Rivers is at Ocala St. John Lutheran 6 p.m. tonight for a District 2A-3 matchup. Lecanto travels to Ocala Forest tonight, and plays at Dunnellon Wednesday for a District 5A-6 meeting. Seven Rivers Christian catcher Carson Pillsbury looks to make a throw down to first base Monday as Warrior starting pitcher Cory Weiand watches the action. Citrus tops Warriors C.J. RISAK CorrespondentINVERNESS Seven Rivers Christian struck quickly. Citrus responded just as fast. In a softball clash between the countys two regular-season district champions, the first two batters for Seven Rivers stroked hits, Kim Iwaniec following Alexis Kings lead-off double with a run-producing single to put the Warriors up 1-0. But Citrus followed by scoring four times in the bottom of the first, adding two more in the fourth and then finishing everything off with a three-run sixth en route to a 10-1 romp Monday. Rachel Martin, who had been unable to pitch since breaking the little finger on her non-pitching hand over three weeks ago, regained her composure after that somewhat shaky start to work all seven innings for Citrus and allow just that one earned run on four hits and three walks, with 10 strikeouts. Tessa Kacer pitched all six innings for Seven Rivers and surrendered 10 runs (nine earned) on 10 hits and four walks, striking out four. We wanted to give her some work in the circle and she responded great, for not having pitched in over three weeks, said Citrus coach See CITRUS/ Page B3 See PIRATES/ Page B3
Associated PressBALTIMORE Nelson Cruz celebrated his Orioles debut by hitting a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and Baltimore beat Jon Lester and the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox 2-1 Monday before an appreciative sellout crowd on opening day. Signed as a free agent in February, Cruz lined a solo shot into the left-field seats to put the Orioles ahead. He hit 27 homers last year with Texas during a season marred by a 50-game suspension from Major League Baseball in the Biogenesis drug scandal. After missing two seasons recovering from knee surgery, Bostons Grady Sizemore marked his return from a 922-day absence with a second-inning single. He also hit his first home run since July 15, 2011. Zach Britton (1-0) got the win with two scoreless innings of relief and Tommy Hunter worked the ninth for his first save. Lester (0-1) gave up two runs in seven innings.AMERICAN LEAGUE Tigers 4, Royals 3DETROIT Alex Gonzalez drove in the winning run in his Detroit debut, lining a single to left off Greg Holland in the ninth inning that gave the Tigers a 4-3 opening-day victory over the Kansas City Royals. Acquired by Detroit following an injury to shortstop Jose Iglesias, Gonzalez made a costly error in Kansas Citys three-run fourth but made up for that with a tying triple in the seventh. He then singled with men on first and third in the ninth. Joe Nathan (1-0) pitched a scoreless ninth in his first appearance for the Tigers. Wade Davis (0-1) allowed a one-out walk to Alex Avila and a single to Nick Castellanos in the ninth. Holland couldnt escape the jam.White Sox 5, Twins 3CHICAGO Alejandro De Aza hit two homers, and Jose Abreu had two hits in his major league debut to back Chris Sale and lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-3 season-opening victory over the Minnesota Twins. Sale got the win, pitching five-hit ball into the eighth. Paul Konerko got a loud ovation before what was likely his final opener, although he wasnt in the lineup. The White Sox started the season with a win after losing 99 games last season. Abreu doubled on the first pitch he saw leading off the second inning against Ricky Nolasco and scored on De Azas two-run homer to give Chicago a 2-0 lead. He also drove in the go ahead run with a single during a two-run third after Minnesotas Kurt Suzuki tied it with a two-run single in the top half.NATIONAL LEAGUE Brewers 2, Braves 0MILWAUKEE Brewers star Ryan Braun drew a standing ovation in his return from a drug suspension, then was ruled out in the first call overturned under baseballs expanded replay system as Milwaukee beat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 in the season opener. Braun went 1 for 4 and stole a base in the fourth inning that helped set up a two-run double by Aramis Ramirez. A smattering of boos during Brauns first at-bat was easily drowned out by the overwhelming applause. The former MVP was suspended for the final 65 games last year in the Biogenesis doping scandal. Braun had his infield single to lead off the sixth overturned to out after the call was challenged by Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez under Major League Baseballs new replay format. Yovani Gallardo (1-0) tossed six shutout innings for the win and Francisco Rodriguez got a save. Julio Teheran (0-1) took the loss.Marlins 10, Rockies 1MIAMI Jose Fernandez looked just as good as he did last year in the season opener, and the Miami Marlins batting order looked much improved. Fernandez struck out nine and allowed one run in six innings, and Marlins newcomer Casey McGehee drove in four runs with two doubles to help Miami beat the Colorado Rockies 10-1. The sellout crowd of 37,116 was the largest yet at Marlins Park, which opened two years ago. The 21-year-old Fernandez earned the victory while becoming the youngest NL opening-day starter since Dwight Gooden in 1986, according to STATS. And he picked up where he left off last season, when he went 12-6 and was voted NL Rookie of the Year. The right-handers strikeout total matched Josh Becketts team record for an opener. Fernandez threw 73 strikes and only 21 balls to 23 batters.Pirates 1, Cubs 0, 10 inn.PITTSBURGH Neil Walker homered off Carlos Villanueva leading off the 10th inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates benefited from an overturned to call to beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on opening day. Walkers first career game-ending homer easily cleared the Clemente Wall while his teammates rushed onto the field in celebration. It was the first opening-day walkoff homer for the Pirates since Bob Baileys off San Franciscos Juan Marichal in a 1-0 victory in 1965. Reliever Bryan Morris (1-0) won with the help of an overturned pickoff call in the top of the 10th. Starter Francisco Liriano and four relievers combined for 11 strikeouts. Emilio Bonifacio went 4 for 5 for Chicago, but the Cubs were 0 for 11 with runners in scoring position and wasted a fine start by Jeff Samardzija, who scattered five hits over seven innings.Nationals 9, Mets 7, 10 inn.NEW YORK Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and drove in a career-high four runs, twice rallying the Washington Nationals against the New York Mets suspect bullpen for a 9-7 opening-day victory. Denard Span hit a tying double with two outs in the ninth off closer Bobby Parnell, and Ian Desmond put the Nationals in front for the first time with a sacrifice fly in the 10th. Rendon connected two batters later against former Washington pitcher John Lannan, securing a win for Matt Williams in his first game as a major league manager. Stephen Strasburg struck out 10 over six innings in his third straight opening-day start. But he fell behind early and was outpitched most of the day by starter Dillon Gee.Cardinals 1, Reds 0CINCINNATI Yadier Molinas homer broke a seventh-inning tie and drew another round of loud boos while he rounded the bases, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. The Reds were blanked on opening day for the first time since 1953, ending the second-longest streak of scoring at least one run in season openers in major league history. The Phillies went 62 years without being blanked in an opener from 1911-72. Adam Wainwright used his refined sinker to finally get the best of the Reds, who have hit him like no other team. Wainwright allowed three hits in seven innings, fanning nine. Trevor Rosenthal retired all three batters in the ninth, finishing a threehitter for the defending National League champions.INTERLEAGUE Phillies 14, Rangers 10ARLINGTON, Texas Jimmy Rollins hit a grand slam and pinchhitter John Mayberry Jr. had a two-run double that put Philadelphia ahead to stay in a wild opening 14-10 victory over the Texas Rangers. Cliff Lee (1-0) matched his career high by allowing eight runs and struck out only one, but the left-hander made it through five innings in another lessthan-stellar opener for him in the Rangers home ballpark. Marlon Byrd and Cody Asche also homered for the Phillies. Converted Rangers reliever Tanner Scheppers gave up seven runs over four innings, including the slam by Rollins that made it 6-0 in the second. But the game was tied when Scheppers threw his last pitch. AL Associated PressBaltimores Nelson Cruz high-fives teammates in the dugout Monday after hitting a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox in Baltimore. The Orioles won 2-1. Cruz lifts Os past Red Sox Reds blanked in opener for first time since 1953 AMERICAN LEAGUEMondays Games Detroit 4, Kansas City 3 Philadelphia 14, Texas 10 Baltimore 2, Boston 1 Chicago White Sox 5, Minnesota 3 Tampa Bay 9, Toronto 2 Cleveland at Oakland, late Seattle at L.A. Angels, late Todays Games N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 0-0) at Houston (Feldman 0-0), 7:10 p.m. Toronto (Hutchison 0-0) at Tampa Bay (Cobb 0-0), 7:10 p.m. Philadelphia (Burnett 0-0) at Texas (M.Perez 0-0), 8:05 p.m. Cleveland (Kluber 0-0) at Oakland (Kazmir 0-0), 10:05 p.m. Seattle (Ramirez 0-0) at L.A. Angels (Wilson 0-0), 10:05 p.m.NATIONAL LEAGUEMondays Games Pittsburgh 1, Chicago Cubs 0, 10 innings Washington 9, N.Y. 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A,691 (41,900).Marlins 10, Rockies 1Colorado Miami abrhbi abrhbi Blckmn cf4000Yelich lf5221 Cuddyr rf4020JeBakr 2b3101 CGnzlz lf4121Stanton rf5222 Tlwtzk ss4000McGeh 3b4024 Mornea 1b4010GJones 1b4000 Rosario c3010Sltlmch c4010 Arenad 3b3000Ozuna cf4331 LeMahi 2b3000Hchvrr ss4231 JDLRs p2000Frnndz p1000 WLopez p0000Dobbs ph1010 Barnes ph1000ARams p0000 Bettis p0000Hand p0000 Totals32161Totals35101410 Colorado0000010001 Miami 00105103x10 DPMiami 1. LOBColorado 5, Miami 7. 2B Yelich (1), Stanton (1), McGehee 2 (2), Ozuna (1). HRC.Gonzalez (1), Ozuna (1). SFernandez, Hand. SFJe.Baker. IPHRERBBSO Colorado J.De La Rosa L,0-141/345526 W.Lopez 22/362204 Bettis 143301 Miami Fernandez W,1-0651109 A.Ramos 100010 Hand 210001 T:58. A,116 (37,442).Nationals 9, Mets 7, 10 inn.WashingtonNew York abrhbiabrhbi Span cf4012EYong 2b-lf4001 Zmrmn 3b5010Lagars cf4321 Barrett p0000DWrght 3b5232 Blevins p0000Grndrs rf5000 Werth rf5110ABrwn lf4113 WRams c3000Parnell p0000 Loaton c2110Famili p0000 Harper lf4010Recker c0000 Dsmnd ss4311I.Davis 1b2000 LaRoch 1b3312Valvrd p0000 Rendon 2b5124Quntnll 2b1000 Strasrg p2000dArnad c3100 Frndsn ph0000Lannan p0000 McLoth ph0000Tejada ss4010 Storen p0000Gee p1000 Clipprd p0000CTorrs p0000 Espinos ph1000Rice p0000 Duda 1b2000 Totals38999Totals35777 Washington02000020149 New York31000001027 LOBWashington 6, New York 3. 2BSpan (1), Rendon (1). HRLaRoche (1), Rendon (1), Lagares (1), D.Wright (1), A.Brown (1). SGee. SFDesmond, E.Young. IPHRERBBSO Washington Strasburg6544210 Storen100002 Clippard111101 Barrett W,1-0100002 Blevins112213 New York Gee62/344425 C.Torres000010 Rice BS,1-1000010 Valverde11/300003 Parnell BS,1-1121111 Familia L,0-12/322201 Lannan1/312210 T:47. A,442 (41,922).Pirates 1, Cubs 0, 10 inn.Chicago Pittsburgh abrhbi abrhbi Bonifac cf-2b5040Marte lf3010 Lake lf4010Snider rf3000 Villanv p0000McCtch cf3010 SCastro ss3000PAlvrz 3b4000 Rizzo 1b4000RMartn c4010 Olt 3b3000NWalkr 2b4111 Valuen ph-3b0000Ishikaw 1b3020 Castillo c2000Mercer ss3000 Schrhlt rf4010Liriano p2000 Barney 2b2000Watson p0000 Sweeny ph1000Melncn p0000 Smrdzj p3000JHrrsn ph1000 Strop p0000Grilli p0000 Grimm p0000Morris p0000 Russell p0000 Kalish ph-lf1000 Totals32060Totals30161 Chicago00000000000 Pittsburgh00000000011 No outs when winning run scored. EIshikawa (1). DPChicago 3, Pittsburgh 1. LOBChicago 8, Pittsburgh 5. 2BBonifacio (1), Marte (1). HRN.Walker (1). SBBonifacio (1). SLake, Castillo. IPHRERBBSO Chicago Samardzija750023 Strop 100001 Grimm 1/300011 Russell 2/300001 Villanueva L,0-1011100 Pittsburgh Liriano 6400310 Watson 100000 Melancon 110000 Grilli 100010 Morris W,1-0110001 T:16. A,833 (38,362). Rays scheduleApril 1vs. Toronto April 2vs. Toronto April 3vs. Toronto April 4vs. Texas April 5vs. Texas April 6vs. Texas April 7at Kansas City April 8at Kansas City April 9at Kansas City April 11at Cincinnati April 12at Cincinnati April 13at Cincinnati April 14at Baltimore April 15at Baltimore April 16at Baltimore April 17vs. NY Yankees April 18vs. NY Yankees April 19vs. NY Yankees April 20vs. NY Yankees April 22vs. Minnesota April 23vs. Minnesota April 24vs. Minnesota April 25at Chicago White Sox April 26at Chicago White Sox April 27at Chicago White Sox April 28at Chicago White Sox West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Houston00.0000-0-0-00-0 Los Angeles00.0000-0-0-00-0 Oakland00.0000-0-0-00-0 Seattle00.0000-0-0-00-0 Texas01.00010-1L-10-10-0 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Baltimore101.0001-0W-11-00-0 Tampa Bay101.0001-0W-11-00-0 New York00.0000-0-0-00-0 Boston01.000110-1L-10-00-1 Toronto01.000110-1L-10-00-1 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Miami101.0001-0W-11-00-0 Philadelphia101.0001-0W-10-01-0 Washington101.0001-0W-10-01-0 Atlanta01.000110-1L-10-00-1 New York01.000110-1L-10-10-0 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Milwaukee101.0001-0W-11-00-0 Pittsburgh101.0001-0W-11-00-0 St. Louis101.0001-0W-10-01-0 Chicago01.000110-1L-10-00-1 Cincinnati01.000110-1L-10-10-0 West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway San Diego101.0001-0W-11-00-0 Los Angeles21.6672-1L-10-02-1 San Fran.00.0000-0-0-00-0 Colorado01.000110-1L-10-00-1 Arizona02.000110-2L-20-20-0 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Chicago101.0001-0W-11-00-0 Detroit101.0001-0W-11-00-0 Cleveland00.0000-0-0-00-0 Kansas City01.000110-1L-10-00-1 Minnesota01.000110-1L-10-00-1 AMERICAN LEAGUE NATIONAL LEAGUE CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEBASEBALL B2TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Larry Bishop of Martins performance, which allowed the Hurricanes to improve to 16-4 overall. She gave us a strong set of seven innings. She was spot on tonight, we were very happy with her. Five of Citrus first six batters reached base in the first, with Jordan Josey singling in two runs, another run scoring on a dropped ball on a strikeout, and a fourth on Lauren Meadows double. The Hurricanes added two more in the fourth, the first on Alyssa Nathans double and the second on Anna Savoies single. A dropped fly ball allowed Erica Corlew to score in the fifth for Citrus, making it 7-1, and in the bottom of the sixth, Nathan singled in a pair of runs and Amy Abramowich doubled in another for the final margin of victory. Citrus is a good team, said Seven Rivers coach Gary Dreyer, his team now 10-3 overall, two of those losses coming against Citrus. Im proud of our girls, they played well. What I liked is they didnt give up, and thats what we want them to do, to not give up. Theyre a 5A team and, if you look at the scores of some of their other games then this isnt that bad. I like playing this team, I dont like losing, but they play the game the right way. We have nothing to be ashamed of. For Citrus, Nathan had two hits and three runs batted in and Savoie added two hits and an RBI. King had two hits for Seven Rivers. Seven Rivers hosts Academy of the Lakes the only other team to beat the Warriors tonight while Citrus meets Lake Weir Wednesday. CITRUSContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS BASEBALL 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Colorado Rockies at Miami Marlins 7 p.m.(MLB) New York Yankees at Houston Astros or Toronto Blue Jays at Tampa Bay Rays 7 p.m. (SUN) Toronto Blue Jays at Tampa Bay Rays 10 p.m. (MLB) Cleveland Indians at Oakland Athletics or Seattle Mariners at Los Angeles Angels WOMENS NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT 7 p.m. (ESPN) Louisville vs. Maryland 9 p.m. (ESPN) North Carolina vs. Stanford MENS NIT TOURNAMENT 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Clemson vs. Southern Methodist. First semifinal 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Florida State vs. Minnesota. Second semifinal NBA BASKETBALL 8 p.m. (TNT) Houston Rockets at Brooklyn Nets 10:30 p.m. (TNT) Portland Trail Blazers at Los Angeles Lakers 2 a.m. (NBA) Houston Rockets at Brooklyn Nets (same-day tape) BOWLING 9:30 p.m. (ESPNU) College SWAC Championship (taped) FENCING 8 p.m. (ESPNU) NCAA Championships (taped) NHL HOCKEY 1 p.m. (NHL) Carolina Hurricanes at Ottawa Senators (taped) 3 p.m. (NHL) Minnesota Wild at Los Angeles Kings (taped) 8 p.m. (NBCSPT) Philadelphia Flyers at St. Louis Blues 12 a.m. (SUN) Montreal Canadiens at Tampa Bay Lightning (same-day tape) 2 a.m. (FSNFL) Florida Panthers at New York Islanders (same-day tape) SOCCER 2:30 p.m. (FS1) UEFA Champions League: Manchester United vs FC Bayern Munich TENNIS 7 p.m. (TENNIS) WTA International Monterrey Open (sameday tape) 9 p.m. (TENNIS) WTA International Monterrey Open (sameday tape) Note: Times and channels are subject to change at the discretion of the network. If you are unable to locate a game on the listed channel, please contact your cable provider. Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS BASEBALL 6 p.m. Seven Rivers at St. John Lutheran 6:30 p.m. Lecanto at Forest 7 p.m. Crystal River at Springstead SOFTBALL 5 p.m. Academy at the Lakes at Seven Rivers 6 p.m. Hernando at Lecanto 7 p.m. Crystal River at Springstead BOYS TENNIS 9 a.m. Crystal River in District 2A-7 tournament at Crystal River 9 a.m. Citrus, Lecanto in District 3A-5 tournament at Lecanto GIRLS TENNIS 9 a.m. Crystal River in District 2A-7 tournament at Crystal River 9 a.m. Citrus, Lecanto in District 3A-5 tournament at Lecanto 2013-14 AP All-America TeamsStatistics through March 16 First Team Doug McDermott, Creighton, 6-8, 225, senior, Ames, Iowa, 26.9 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 52.5 fg pct, 45.4 3-pt fg pct, 86.6 ft pct (65 first-team votes, 325 total points). Jabari Parker, Duke, 6-8, 235, freshman, Chicago, 19.3 ppg, 8.8 rpg (55, 303). Russ Smith, Louisville, 6-0, 165, senior, Brooklyn, N.Y., 18.3 ppg, 3.4 rpg, 4.7 apg, 40.5 3-pt fg pct, 2.1 steals (54, 298). Shabazz Napier, Connecticut, 6-1, 180, senior, Roxbury, Mass., 17.4 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 4.9 apg, 85.9 ft pct, 1.7 steals (37, 254). Sean Kilpatrick, Cincinnati, 6-4, 210, senior, Yonkers, N.Y., 20.7 ppg, 4.4 rpg, 2.6 apg, 84.7 ft pct (37, 243). Second Team Nick Johnson, Arizona, 6-3, 200, junior, Gilbert, Ariz., 16.2 ppg, 4.0 rpg, 2.8 apg, (30, 228). Andrew Wiggins, Kansas, 6-8, 200, freshman, Vaughan, Ontario, 17.4 ppg, 6.0 rpg (14, 199). Nik Stauskas, Michigan, 6-6, 205, sophomore, Mississauga, Ontario, 17.5 ppg, 3.1 rpg, 3.3 apg, 44.9 3-pt fg pct, 82.0 ft pct, (5, 128). Melvin Ejim, Iowa State, 6-6, 220, senior, Toronto, 18.1 ppg, 8.5 rpg, 1.8 apg, 50.6 fg pct, (8, 127). T.J. Warren, N.C. State, 6-8, 215, sophomore, Durham, N.C., 24.8 ppg, 7.1 rpg, 52.5 fg pct, 35.2 minutes, 1.8 steals, (7, 110). Third Team Cleanthony Early, Wichita State, 6-8, 219, senior, Middletown, N.Y., 15.8 ppg, 5.9 rpg, 2.0 apg, 84.4 ft pct (3, 104). Kyle Anderson, UCLA, 6-9, 230, sophomore, Fairview, N.J., 14.9 ppg, 8.8 rpg, 6.6 apg, 48.1 3pt fg pct, 1.8 steals (84). Julius Randle, Kentucky, 6-9, 250, freshman, Dallas, 15.0 ppg, 10.5 rpg, 50.2 fg pct (81). C.J. Fair, Syracuse, 6-8, 215, senior, Baltimore, 16.7 ppg, 6.2 rpg (3, 65). Scottie Wilbekin, Florida, 6-2, 176, senior, Gainesville, Fla., 13.0 ppg, 2.6 rpg, 3.8 apg, 40.0 3-pt fg pct, 1.7 steals (3, 59). Honorable Mention (in alphabetical order) Karvel Anderson, Robert Morris; Cameron Ayers, Bucknell; Cameron Bairstow, New Mexico; Billy Baron, Canisius; Jerrelle Benimon, Towson; Davion Berry, Weber State; Taylor Braun, North Dakota State; DeMon Brooks, Davidson; John Brown, High Point; Bryce Cotton, Providence. Joel Embiid, Kansas; Tyler Ennis, Syracuse; Aaron Gordon, Arizona; Langston Hall, Mercer; Gary Harris, Michigan State; Tyler Haws, BYU; R.J. Hunter, Georgia State; Jordair Jett, Saint Louis; Shawn Jones, Middle Tennessee; DeAndre Kane, Iowa State. J.J. Mann, Belmont; Javon McCrea, Buffalo; Daniel Mullings, New Mexico State; Aaric Murray, Texas Southern; Marcus Paige, North Carolina; Jacob Parker, Stephen F. Austin; Lamar Patterson, Pittsburgh; Adreian Payne, Michigan State; Casey Prather, Florida; Wesley Saunders, Harvard. Marcus Smart, Oklahoma State; Juwan Staten, West Virginia; Keifer Sykes, Green Bay; Xavier Thames, San Diego State; Fred VanVleet, Wichita State; Jameel Warney, Stony Brook; Alan Williams, UC Santa Barbara; Pendarvis Williams, Norfolk State; Patric Young, Florida.NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB x-Toronto4232.568 Brooklyn3933.5422 New York3143.41911 Boston2351.31119 Philadelphia1658.21626 Southeast Division WLPctGB y-Miami5122.699 Washington3836.51413 Charlotte3638.48615 Atlanta 3241.43819 Orlando2153.28430 Central Division WLPctGB y-Indiana5223.693 x-Chicago4232.5689 Cleveland3045.40022 Detroit 2747.36524 Milwaukee1460.18937 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB x-San Antonio5816.784 Houston4923.6818 Dallas 4430.59514 Memphis4330.58914 New Orleans3242.43226 Northwest Division WLPctGB x-Oklahoma City5419.740 Portland4827.6407 Minnesota3637.49318 Denver 3241.43822 Utah 2351.31131 Pacific Division WLPctGB x-L.A. Clippers5322.707 Golden State4528.6167 Phoenix4430.5958 Sacramento2648.35126 L.A. Lakers2548.34227 x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division Mondays Games San Antonio 103, Indiana 77 Charlotte 100, Washington 94 Miami 93, Toronto 83 Detroit 116, Milwaukee 111 Atlanta 103, Philadelphia 95 Chicago 94, Boston 80 L.A. Clippers 114, Minnesota 104 Sacramento 102, New Orleans 97 Memphis at Denver, late New York at Utah, late Todays Games Houston at Brooklyn, 8 p.m. Golden State at Dallas, 8:30 p.m. Portland at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m.MLB box scores Phillies 14, Rangers 10PhiladelphiaTexas abrhbiabrhbi Revere cf6233Choo lf4000 Rollins ss6114Andrus ss5010 Utley 2b6031Fielder 1b5110 Howard 1b5120ABeltre 3b4320 Byrd rf6121Rios rf5333 DBrwn dh5110Morlnd dh3000 Ruiz c3310Choice ph-dh2010 Asche 3b4432Arencii c4210 GwynJ lf1100LMartn cf4122 Mayrry ph-lf2012JoWilsn 2b3023 Adduci ph1011 DMrph 2b0000 Totals44141713Totals4010149 Philadelphia06012401014 Texas04301020010 EAndrus (1). DPPhiladelphia 1. LOB Philadelphia 9, Texas 7. 2BUtley (1), Asche (1), Mayberry (1), A.Beltre (1), Arencibia (1), Jo.Wilson (1). HRRollins (1), Byrd (1), Asche (1), Rios (1). SBRevere (1), D.Brown (1). IPHRERBBSO Philadelphia Lee W,1-05118811 Diekman112212 Rosenberg2/320010 Bastardo H,111/300010 Papelbon100001 Texas Scheppers487732 Figueroa L,0-112/344411 Ogando11/332223 Tolleson111101 Rosin110001 T:36. A,031 (48,114). Cardinals 1, Reds 0St. Louis Cincinnati abrhbi abrhbi MCrpnt 3b3000BHmltn cf4000 Wong 2b3010Phillips 2b2010 Hollidy lf4000Votto 1b4000 Craig rf4000Bruce rf3000 YMolin c4121Ludwck lf4000 MAdms 1b4020Frazier 3b3020 JhPerlt ss4000Cozart ss4000 Rosnthl p0000B.Pena c3000 Bourjos cf3000Cueto p2000 Wnwrg p2000Heisey ph1000 Roinsn ph1000MParr p0000 Neshek p0000Ondrsk p0000 Siegrist p0000Berndn ph1000 CMrtnz p0000 Kozma ss0000 Totals32151Totals31030 St. Louis0000001001 Cincinnati0000000000 EBourjos (1), Wong (1), Ma.Adams (1). DP St. Louis 1. LOBSt. Louis 6, Cincinnati 9. 2B Ma.Adams (1). HRY.Molina (1). SBFrazier (1). IPHRERBBSO St. Louis Wainwright W,1-0730049 Neshek 000010 Siegrist H,11/300000 C.Martinez H,12/300001 Rosenthal S,1-1100002 Cincinnati Cueto L,0-1731118 M.Parra 2/310010 Ondrusek 11/310001 T:56. A,134 (42,319).NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA y-Boston7552176110241158 Montreal764326793199189 Tampa Bay754125991223201 Detroit7535261484202213 Toronto763632880220239 Ottawa7532291478218250 Florida762741862182250 Buffalo742045949142222 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA x-Pittsburgh7548225101232185 N.Y. Rangers764230488205183 Philadelphia743927886213210 Columbus743830682208200 Washington7534281381217226 New Jersey7532281579184195 Carolina7532321175187210 N.Y. Islanders7429351068206247 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA x-St. Louis7450177107240168 x-Colorado7447216100227202 x-Chicago7642191599248200 Minnesota7538261187186189 Dallas7436271183214212 Nashville7633321177190229 Winnipeg753333975208220 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA x-Anaheim7448188104239187 x-San Jose7647209103232184 Los Angeles754425694189159 Phoenix7536271284206212 Vancouver7634311179184206 Calgary 753137769192223 Edmonton752640961184249 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division Mondays Games Ottawa 2, Carolina 1, SO New Jersey 6, Florida 3 Winnipeg at Anaheim, late Minnesota at Los Angeles, late Todays Games New Jersey at Buffalo, 7 p.m. Calgary at Toronto, 7 p.m. Florida at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Carolina at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Dallas at Washington, 7 p.m. Colorado at Columbus, 7 p.m. Montreal at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m. Philadelphia at St. Louis, 8 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Vancouver, 10 p.m. Winnipeg at Phoenix, 10 p.m. Edmonton at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. NCAA Tournament Saturday National Semifinals At Arlington, Texas FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Florida 6(126) UConn Kentucky 2(139) Wisconsin Tonight NIT At New York Semifinals SMU 3(120) Clemson Florida St. 1(137) Minnesota Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Monday in the Florida Lottery: Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com.Sundays winning numbers and payouts: Fantasy 5: 9 14 20 21 32 5-of-5No winner 4-of-5262$555 3-of-58,286$21 CASH 3 (early) 1 7 2 CASH 3 (late) 9 7 6 PLAY 4 (early) 5 7 4 2 PLAY 4 (late) 5 8 7 1 FANTASY 5 10 11 12 30 33TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 B3 Lady Pirates advanced one player in No. 3 singles senior Olivia Parker to the finals while moving the No. 1 doubles team of Veronica Williams and Shannon Hancock to todays semifinals. The No. 1 doubles team of Matt Allen and Ryan Johnson stormed past Wesley Chapels duo of Ethan Taylor and Peyton Austin in straight sets 6-1, 6-0 in the quarterfinal round to advance to todays semifinal match. Ben Epstein and Matthew White made similar work in No. 2 doubles, as the Pirate pair defeated Weeki Wachees Harrison Rosser and Bailey Hypes 6-3, 6-3. In the team standings, Crystal River currently holds a point lead over Weeki Wachee for third place with 6 points. Nature Coast leads the tournament through the first round with 12 points one point ahead of second-place Pasco (11 points). Central (2), Hernando (1), Zephyrhills (1) and Wesley Chapel (0) finished the first day in fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth place, respectively. In singles play for the boys, Crystal Rivers No. 1 Allen advanced to the semifinals after beating Hernandos Tristan Chatham 6-3, 6-0; but, ultimately fell to Nature Coasts Jesse DeWitt 6-2, 6-1. DeWitt faces Pascos Joshua Morris in todays final. Johnson advanced to the No. 2 semifinals after making quick work of Wesley Chapels Austin 6-0, 6-1. Johnson fell in the semis 6-2, 6-0 to Nature Coasts Conner Schwefringhaus. Epstein advanced in No. 3 singles with a shutout win over Centrals Jacob Middaugh 6-0, 6-0, but fell in the next round 6-4, 6-2 to Pascos Calvin Yann. Crystal Rivers Matthew White was defeated in the No. 4 singles quarterfinals by Pascos Harrison Edwards in a three-set battle. Edwards won the match 6-1, 6-7 (7-4), 6-2 and will face Nature Coasts Alec Lund in todays final. Ryan Grant was the fourth Pirate to advance to a singles semifinal Monday. Grant breezed past Wesley Chapels George Slay in two sets 6-0, 6-1, before bowing out in the next match 6-3, 6-0 against Nature Coasts Charles Buckner. Pasco has a commanding lead through the first day of the girls team standings with 13 points, winning every match they faced. Hernando holds second place with 9 points, followed by Crystal River, tied with Nature Coast in third place (5 points). Zephyrhills (4), Central (3), Weeki Wachee (0), and Wesley Chapel (0) are in the fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth place, respectively. Parker swept through her quarterfinal match against Wesley Chapels Selma Aly (6-0, 6-0) and made similar work against Centrals Jordyn Brunetti, winning 6-2, 6-2 to advance to todays final against Pascos Amanda Dee. Parker also competed in No. 2 doubles with partner Anna Lane, but bowed out in the quarters against Pascos Sara Slayton and Amanda Dee, losing 6-3, 6-2. Williams and Hancock made it look easy against Zephyrhills Hana Mower and Hannah Cutkomp, winning 6-2, 6-0 to advance to the semifinal. Williams lost her No. 1 singles quarterfinal to Hernandos Grace Curren 7-5, 6-1, while Hancock won her quarterfinal in No. 4 singles (7-5, 7-6 over Centrals Janelle Prefontain), but couldnt advance past Hernandos Shelby Smith, who won 6-3, 6-3 in the semis. Lane advanced individually through the quarterfinals in No. 2 singles for Crystal River, winning 6-0, 6-1 against Wesley Chapels Lauren Stookey, but failed to solve Nature Coasts Katie Viola in the semis. Viola won 6-2, 6-1. PIRATESContinued from Page B1 Pinch-hitter Erik Kratz followed with a first-pitch, two-run homer over the center field wall. Outstanding performance, Maddon said of Price. Good for us and for him. Hes put so much into preparation for this season. ... Its validation of what hes done to get ready. The 28-year-old lefty became the Rays first 20-game winner and edged Justin Verlander in AL Cy Young balloting two years ago. He got off to a slow start in 2013, but finished strong after spending more than a month on the disabled list, leading the majors in innings, complete games and fewest walks per nine innings after July 2. The Rays also won three times last year in games involving matchups of Cy Young winners, with Price beating Dickey on May 9 and CC Sabathia on Aug. 24, as well as going nine innings against Tim Lincecum without getting a decision in an extra-innings victory over the Giants on Aug. 3. Dickey allowed six runs, five hits and walked six over five innings. RAYSContinued from Page B1 Pirates turn tables on Hurricanes 21-12 DAVIDPIEKLIK CorrespondentCRYSTAL RIVER Crystal River won its second straight game in girls flag football with a 21-12 win Monday over Citrus. Shirley Kortendicks scoring run near the beginning of the fourth quarter iced the victory for the Pirates (2-3), who are on a win streak after starting the season 0-3. The team looked much improved than the one that lost the season opener 19-6 to the Hurricanes (2-1). The Pirates defense tried preventing the long pass, especially to Micah Jenkins, whos been a favorite target of quarterback Sam Kanawall this season. Jenkins was able to haul in two touchdown receptions, but was shut down late in the game. Its pretty awesome because we really evolved. We were really bad at the start of the season, and now were getting to where we can be presentable and win hopefully every game that comes, Pirates receiver Alexis Priest said. It feels amazing because since we lost the first game, it feels great to actually beat our rival, freshman Shirley Kortendick added. I feel like were going to have a good end to the season. Jenkins caught a 28-yard pass from Kanawall with 3:07 left in the first half to give the Canes a 6-0 lead after an unsuccessful 1-point conversion attempt. At the end of the first half, Crystal River quarterback Savanah Miller connected with Priest for a 15-yard game-tying touchdown pass. A successful 1-point conversion gave the Pirates a 7-6 lead. The teams traded scores with a short run by Kortendick and subsequent 1-point conversion, and Jenkins second touchdown catch. Citrus was unsuccessful on a 2-point conversion attempt, leaving the score 14-12. On the ensuing possession with two minutes left in the game, the Pirates ran the ball to eat up clock, with Kortendick running a perfect fake reverse. After taking the ball from Miller, she made like she was going to hand the ball off to teammate Jasmyne Eason a popular team play and instead tucked the ball and ran down the near sideline. The Canes defense fell for the fake and Kortendick picked up a 15-yard gain to the Citrus 7. On the very next play, she hauled in a pass toward the back of the endzone for the final score. After its defense prevented a last second desperation drive by the Canes, Pirates players mobbed each other in celebration as time expired, jokingly giving one of their coaches a Gatorade shower. Panthers blank RamsThe Lecanto flag football team evened its record to 2-2 on the season with a 44-0 drubbing of Tampa Bay Christian Academy Monday at home. Stephanie Bandstra scored three touchdowns to lead the Panther attack. She had one receiving, one rushing and one interception return for a score. Maya Shah also returned an interception for a touchdown, while Fabiola Andrade, Anabel Marchildon and Rebekah Paprzycki each had one touchdown. The Panthers are back in action Thursday at home against Crystal River.From staff reports
B4TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS VOTE ONCE PER DAY TILL APRIL 5GO VOTE FOR THE UGLY BACKYARD? GO VOTE FOR THE UGLY BACKYARD?Your Friend or Neighbor Could Win a $10,000Backyard Makeover SPORTS BRIEFSNotre Dame women reach Final FourSOUTH BEND, Ind. Jewell Loyd scored 30 points and unbeaten Notre Dame advance to the Final Four for a fourth straight season with an 88-69 win over Baylor on Monday night. Natalie Achonwa added 19 points and 15 rebounds for the top-seeded Irish (36-0), who will face either Louisville or Maryland in the national semifinals on Sunday night in Nashville. Odyssey Sims scored 33 points for Baylor (32-5).Devils beat Panthers 6-3NEWARK, N.J. Travis Zajac scored the first of his career-best three goals just 12 seconds in, and the New Jersey Devils held on for a wild 6-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Monday night after nearly blowing an early three-goal lead Zajac opened the barrage against Dan Ellis and then netted his second of the night midway through New Jerseys three-goal first period. He completed his first NHL hat trick by putting a rebound past Ellis at 9:37 of the third.Senators win in shootoutOTTAWA, Ontario Ales Hemsky scored the only goal of the shootout, and the Ottawa Senators edged the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1. Craig Anderson stopped all three Carolina shooters to earn the victory. Mika Zibanejad scored in regulation for the Senators, and Anderson made 30 saves. Jeff Skinner had the lone goal for Carolina.From wire reports McDermott leads AP All-America team Unanimous choice is first three-timer in 29 seasons Associated PressDoug McDermott spent his senior season passing a lot of big names on the career scoring list. He is now among some very select company. The senior forward from Creighton was a unanimous choice for The Associated Press AllAmerica team on Monday. He is the first three-time choice in 29 years and the 11th player overall. McDermott, who led the nation in scoring at 26.9 points a game, joins Oscar Robertson, Lew Alcindor, Pete Maravich and Bill Walton among others. The last three-time All-Americas were Patrick Ewing of Georgetown and Wayman Tisdale of Oklahoma from 1982-85. Never in my wildest dreams did I imagine being with names of that caliber, McDermott said. Truly an honor to be an All-American three straight years. Its hard to wrap my mind around being in the company of those guys. McDermott was one of four seniors on this years team, which included freshman Jabari Parker of Duke. The other seniors all came from the first-year American Athletic Conference: Russ Smith of Louisville, Shabazz Napier of Connecticut and Sean Kilpatrick of Cincinnati. Its the first time one conference had three players picked since the Atlantic Coast Conference in 200102 with Dukes Shane Battier and Jason Williams and North Carolinas Joseph Forte. McDermott received 65 firstteam votes and 325 points from the same national media panel that selects the weekly Top 25. Parker drew 55 first-team votes and was second with 303 points. Smith had 54 first-team votes and 298 points, 44 more than Napier, who got 37 first-team votes. Kilpatrick was a first-team pick 37 times and had 243 points. The voting was done on Selection Sunday. McDermott led Creighton to a successful first season in the Big East but the Bluejays lost by 30 points to Baylor in the third round of the NCAA tournament. You cant take away from what we did this year. We made some noise in the first year of the Big East, and we beat some great teams and got a three seed for the first time in school history, he said. All that is very special, something well never forget. The 6-foot-8 McDermott averaged 7.0 rebounds and shot 52.5 percent from the field and 45.4 percent from 3-point range. McDermott considered leaving for the NBA after last season. Ive been blessed to coach him 33 more times this year than I thought I was going to, Greg McDermott, his father and coach, said before the NCAA tournament. This year has been so much fun. Its been such a privilege as a father to be able to sit on the sideline and watch your son do what Dougs done over the course of this season. Arguably he had more expectations on him than any player in the country, and he was able to answer every critic in the world with his play and our teams play. Parker was one of the heralded freshmen this season, and he was the one who crashed the seniors All-America party. The 6-8 native of Chicago averaged 19.3 points and 8.8 rebounds, taking over the scoring load for the Blue Devils down the stretch of the season. He is the first Duke first-teamer since Nolan Smith in 2010-11 and the first freshman since Anthony Davis of Kentucky two years ago. Being named AP All-American is as high an honor as you can get because it covers the whole country, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said. Jabari had a great year and for him to be recognized like that is quite an accomplishment for him and our program. Smith brought the term Russdiculous into the national spotlight as he followed his national championship season with Louisville by averaging 18.3 points, 3.4 rebounds, 4.7 assists and 2.1 steals while shooting 40.5 percent from 3-point range. There was a lot of speculation that Smith was going to leave after his junior season. Its a lot of things in the back of your mind, as far as, will you get hurt, is it the right decision, will you get drafted, will you make money? Smith said. But at the end of the day, it was important for me to get my education and get my degree and finish out my senior year out on a good note. Napier led Connecticut in scoring (17.4), rebounds (5.9) and assists (4.9) and it was his buzzer-beating jumper that gave the Huskies the win over Florida on Dec. 2, the Gators last loss. Napier was the leader of a team that managed to reach the Final Four after being picked as a No. 7 seed. Hes been great, Huskies coach Kevin Ollie said. If it wasnt for him and his wining mindset we wouldnt be where we are. For him to share the spotlight with his teammates meant a lot to us all season. He is the Huskies first AllAmerica since Kemba Walker in 2010-11. Napier and Walker are close friends, and Napier said it would definitely be cool to share the news with his mentor. Kilpatrick, Cincinnatis first AllAmerica since Steve Logan in 200102, averaged 20.7 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.6 assists for the Bearcats, who shared the Americans regular-season title. Kilpatrick joined Oscar Robertson as the only Cincinnati players to score 2,000 points. When you have to mention such a Hall of Fame guy like Oscar Robertson and what hes done at the university, now you have to mention my name as well. he said. I appreciate it a lot. Nick Johnson of Arizona was the leading vote-getter on the second team and was joined by freshman Andrew Wiggins of Kansas, Nik Stauskas of Michigan, Melvin Ejim of Iowa State and T.J. Warren of North Carolina State. All-America honorsSee Page B3 for the entire list of 2013-14 AP AllAmerica honorees. Associated PressCreightons Doug McDermott goes for a layup March 8 against Providences LaDontae Henton and Kadeem Batts in Omaha, Neb. McDermott was selected to The Associated Press All-America first team Monday. Spurs win 18th in a row Associated PressINDIANAPOLIS Tony Parker scored 22 points in the San Antonio Spurs franchise-record 18th straight victory, a 103-77 rout of the slumping Indiana Pacers. Boris Diaw added 14 points for the Spurs, who bettered their previous longest winning streak that was set from Feb. 19 through March 31, 1996. Paul George scored 16 points for the Pacers.Heat 93, Raptors 83MIAMI LeBron James scored 32 points, Chris Bosh added 18 and the Miami Heat moved into the top spot in the Eastern Conference with a 93-83 win over the Toronto Raptors. Miami (51-22, .699) moved percentage points ahead of Indiana (52-23, .693). Its the first time all season that Miami has been alone atop the East. The Heat were down 10 midway through the second quarter, and then closed the half on a 22-9 run to take the lead and never trailed again.Bobcats 100, Wizards 94CHARLOTTE, N.C. Kemba Walker and Al Jefferson each had a double-double and the Charlotte Bobcats rallied from an 11-point fourth-quarter deficit to defeat Washington 100-94, preventing the Wizards from clinching their first playoff berth since 2008. Walker finished with 21 points and 10 assists and Jefferson had 19 points and 11 rebounds. The Wizards came in looking to snap the third-longest playoff drought in the NBA.Hawks 103, 76ers 95ATLANTA Paul Millsap scored 28 points and Lou Williams added 22 off the bench, rallying the Atlanta Hawks to a 103-95 victory that denied the Philadelphia 76ers their first winning streak in nearly three months. The Hawks, clinging to the final playoff spot in the East, snapped a six-game losing streak.Pistons 116, Bucks 111AUBURN HILLS, Mich. Greg Monroe had 28 points and 14 rebounds and the Detroit Pistons ended a threegame skid with a 116-111 win over the Milwaukee Bucks. Josh Smith scored eight of his 26 points during a 12-0 fourth-quarter run that wiped out a 98-92 Bucks. Brandon Knight had 25 points and Ramon Sessions added 20 points and 11 assists for Milwaukee.Bulls 94, Celtics 80CHICAGO Mike Dunleavy had 22 points to lead five Bulls in double figures and Chicago broke open a close game with 13 straight points at the start of the fourth quarter to beat the Boston Celtics 94-80. Joakim Noah had 19 points, 11 rebounds and five assists. Brandon Bass and Jerryd Bayless had 18 points apiece for the Celtics.Kings 102, Pelicans 97NEW ORLEANS DeMarcus Cousins had 35 points and 14 rebounds, and the Sacramento Kings snapped a three-game skid with a 102-97 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans. Anthony Morrow scored 23 points for the Pelicans.Clippers 114, Timberwolves 104MINNEAPOLIS Darren Collison had 28 points and seven assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers didnt miss a beat with Blake Griffin out with a back injury in a 114-104 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Chris Paul had 22 points, nine assists and seven rebounds for the Clippers. Kevin Love had 20 points, 13 rebounds and four assists for the Wolves. Associated PressSan Antonio guard Tony Parker looks to shoot Monday past Indiana guard Lance Stephenson in Indianapolis.
HEALTH& LIFE Section CTUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE GET HEALTHY FROM THE INSIDE OUT! Do you know your bone density? Are you at risk for diabetes, heart disease, or cancer? Do you have a healthy amount of lean muscle? Find out with a DEXA body composition scan. The DEXA body composition scan is considered the gold standard for determining your body composition This painless and quick exam will measure the percentage of bone, fat, and lean muscle within your b ody. a comprehensive report will be given to each patient immediately after completion of their scan. 1-855-GULFCOAST (1-855-485-3262) Call today to schedule your exam 000HGCC Prescription required The DEXA scan is now offered for an introductory price of $60.00 Promotion good thru April Know your family historyTalk to your family members about their eye health history. Its impor tant to know if anyone has been diagnosed with a disease or condition because many diseases tend to run in families. Thiswillhelptodeter mine if you are at a higher risk for developing any of these problems yourself.Use protective eyewearWear protective eyewear when playing sports or doing activities around the home. Protective eyewear includes safety glasses and goggles, safety shields and eye guards specially designed to provide the correct protec tion for a certain activity. Most protective eye wear lenses are made of polycarbonate, which is 10 times stronger than other plastics. Wear sunglassesSunglasses are a great fashion accessory, but their most important function is to protect your eyes from the suns ultraviolet rays. When purchasing sunglasses, look for options that block 99 to 100 percent of both UV-A and UV-B radiation. You can find more information on these preven tive measures and dozens of other vision-related topics at www.nei.nih.gov. Photo courtesy of Getty Images Findingan EyeCare ProfessionalFinding a qualified eye care professional to help keep your eyes and vision in tip-top shape doesnt have to be overwhelming. Follow these tips from the National Eye Institute to find a doctor in your area:Ask family members and friends about the eye care professionals they use.Ask your family doctor for the name of a local eye care professional.Call the department of ophthalmology or optometry at a nearby hospital or university medical center.Contact a national, state or county association of oph thalmologists or optome trists. These groups, usually called academies or soci eties, may have lists of eye care professionals with specific information on their specialties and experience.Contact your insurance company or health plan to learn whether it has a list of eye care professionals who are covered under your plan. An important part of good eye health is quality com munica tion with your doctor. Remember to:Ask questions until you understand the information your doctor is giving you.Take notes, or get a friend or family member to take notes for you. Or, bring a tape recorder to assist in your recollection of the discussion.Ask your doctor to write down his or her instructions to you.Ask where you can go for more information.Othermembersofyourhealth careteam,suchasnursesand pharmacists, can be good sourcesofinformation.Talk to them, too.FAMILY FEATURES When going through your health checklists, you probably think about your blood pressure, weight and cholesterol levels. But what people often neglect is actually right in front of our eyes our vision. Properly caring for your eyes is important for preventing vision loss and blindness, as well as protecting your overall health. As with many other aspects of personal healthcare, routine exams and preventive measures go a long way to ensuring healthy vision and h elp ing you see well for a lifetime. The experts at the National Eye Institute recommend following these five steps to take care of your eyes and protect your visio n. Getacomprehensive dilatedeyeexam You might think your vision is fine or that your eyes are healthy, but visiting your eye care professional for a comprehensive dilated eye exam is the only way to really be sure. When it comes to common vision problems, some people dont realize they could see better with glasses or contact lenses. In addition, many com mon eye diseases, such as glaucoma, diabetic eye disease and age-related macular degeneration, often have no warning signs. A dilated eye exam is the only way to detect these diseases in their early stages. During a comprehensive dilated eye exam, your eye care professional places drops in your eyes to dilate, or widen, the pupil to allow more light to enter the eye. This enables your eye care profes sional to get a good look at the back of the eyes and examine them for any signs of damage or disease. LiveahealthylifestyleLiving an overall healthy life is good for your eyes. This includes:Maintaining a healthy weight Being overweight or obese increases your risk of developing diabetes and other health problems that can lead to vision loss, such as diabetic eye disease or glaucoma. Eating healthy foods Youve heard carrots are good for your eyes, but eating a diet rich in other fruits and vegetables, particularly dark leafy greens, such as spinach, kale or collard greens, is important for keeping your eyes healthy, too. Research also has shown there are eye health benefits from eating fish high in omega-3 fatty acids, such as salmon, tuna and halibut.Not smoking Smoking is as bad for your eyes as it is for the rest of your body. Research has linked smoking to an increased risk of developing age-related macular degeneration or cataract, both of which can lead to blindness.Managing chronic conditions Many conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension, and multiple sclerosis, can greatly impact vision, resulting in inflammation of the optic nerve, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and even vision loss. Managing these conditions with the help of your health care provider can often prevent blindness.
Alzheimers AssociationFlorida Gulf Coast Chapter affiliated support groups are for family members, caregivers and others interested in learning more about Alzheimers disease. Meetings are open to everyone and free of charge. To arrange free respite care so you can attend a group, call the Hernando office at 352-6884537 or 800-772-8672. Website: www.alz support.com Live chat every Wednesday at noon. Message boards open at all times to post questions and leave replies. Join the Alzheimers Association online community at www.alz.org/living_with_ alzheimers_ message_ boards_lwa.asp. Third Friday, 10:30 a.m., Floral City United Methodist Church, 8840 E. Marvin Street, Floral City. First Tuesday, 11a.m., Our Lady of Fatima, 550 S. U.S. 41, Inverness. Second Monday, 1p.m., First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St., Homosassa. Free respite care available. Last Wednesday, 11:30a.m., Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. Free respite care available. Brooksville: Lykes Memorial County Library, 238 Howell Ave.; 2:30p.m. first Friday monthly. Call Jerry Fisher at 352-688-4537. Brooksville: Oak Hill Hospital Senior Partners, 11361 Cortez Blvd.; 2:30p.m. first Thursday monthly. Call Jerry Fisher at 352-688-4537. Spring Hill: The Residence at Timber Pines, 3140 Forest Road; 2p.m. third Monday monthly. Call Diane Koenig at 352-683-9009 or The Residence at 352-6839009. Free respite care provided. Call to reserve. First United Methodist Church of Homosassa has several support groups that run on a monthly basis. All groups are open to the public and free of charge, and meet at 1 p.m. in Room 203 in the Administration Building: First Monday: diabetic support group. Second Monday: Alzheimers/dementia caregivers support group. Fourth Monday: stroke survivors support group. Memory Lane Respite offered weekly for people with Alzheimers/dementia. Anyone bringing a loved one for the first time is encouraged to come early to fill out information forms. Call 352-628-4083 for meeting dates. Citrus Memorial Health System is a 198-bed, not-forprofit community hospital that provides health care services to residents of Citrus County and surrounding communities. Support group meetings are in the CMHS Administration Building unless indicated. RBOI Prostate Cancer Support Group: 11:30a.m. the first Wednesday monthly at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, 522 N. Lecanto Highway. Call 352-527-0106. AHEC Quit Smoking: 3p.m. Tuesdays at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Allen Ridge Medical Mall, 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Call 813-929-1000, ext.213. Breast Cancer Support: 11:30a.m. the second Friday, Robert Boissoneault Cancer Institute. Call Judy Bonard at 352-527-4389. Citrus Cancer Support: 4:30p.m. the third Tuesday, cafeteria meeting room. Call Carol at 352-726-1551, ext.6596 or ext. 3329. Cancer Support: at Cancer Treatment Center. Call Jeannette at 352-746-1100 for date and time. Diabetes Support: Call Carol McHugh, R.N., at 352341-6110 for details. Head and Neck Cancer Support: Robert Boissoneault Cancer Institute. Contact Wendy Hall at 352-527-0106. Heart-Healthy Eating Workshop: 1:30 to 3p.m. second Wednesday every other month, CMHS Medical Office Building. Call 352-560-6266 or 352-344-6538 to register. Look Good Feel Better: monthly at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Allen Ridge Medical Mall, 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetology Association and the Personal Care Products Council. A licensed cosmetologist is present to advise women about many issues. For dates, times, more information or to register, call the American Cancer Society at 800-395-5665. Mended Hearts Support: 10a.m. second Friday, Gulf Room at CMHS Historic Building. Call Cardiovascular Services at 352-344-6416. Ostomy Support Group: 2p.m. third Sunday, Cyprus Room, at the CMHS Historic Building, 131 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. Call Ted at 352489-7888 or Sue at 352-5607918. Stroke Support Group of Citrus County: 3p.m. third Wednesday monthly, CMHS Annex Building conference room, State Road 44 across from Walgreens. Call 352344-6596 or 352-344-1646. Hospice of Citrus County support groups and workshops. Call 866-6420962 or 352-527-2348 for information. Grief workshops: 1 p.m. Thursday Hospice of Citrus County Clinical Office, 326. S. Line Ave., Inverness. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday Newly Bereaved Grief Workshop, Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. Grief support groups: 11 a.m. Tuesday Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church Parish Life Center, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. 9 a.m. Wednesday Griefs Journey ... A Walking Group, Whispering Pines Park (Parking Area E). 10 a.m. Thursday Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. 2 p.m. second Thursday Hospice of the Nature Coast Levy Office, 24-B County Road 40 E., Inglis. 10:30 a.m. Saturday First United Methodist Church, 831 Bradshaw St., Homosassa. Evening support groups (for working people): 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, newly bereaved Hospice of Citrus County Clinical Office, 326 Line Ave., Inverness. Social support: 10 a.m. Tuesday Franks Family Restaurant, 2780 N. Florida Ave., Hernando. 1 p.m. first Thursday Mulligans Grill (formerly Mango Grill), 1305 Norvell Bryant Highway (C.R.486), Hernando. 11:30 a.m. third Tuesday LIFT luncheon (widows/widowers), Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club; call 352-621-1500, ext. 1728 for reservations. Wings education series: th Tuesdays @ 2 Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. Teen Encounter and Camp Good Hope Camps for grieving children/teens offered in April and October. Suicide Survivors Support Group, 1 to 2:30p.m. Mondays at the Hospice of Citrus County Hospice House, 3350 W. Audubon Park Path, Lecanto. The group is free and open to the public. Participants need not be hospice families. For information, call Lynn Miller at 352-527-2020. Hospice of Citrus County/Hospice of the Nature Coast licensed 1985, is a notfor-profit charitable organization providing comprehensively responsive and compassionate end-of-lifeC2TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE 000HPY5 Dr. Pablo Figueroa Se Habla Espaol 2222 Highway 44 W., Inverness Caring is my Profession Call for an Appointment 352-860-0633 email@example.com Accepting New Patients Serving Citrus County Since 1993 WE ACCEPT Medicare Aetna Humana United Healthcare Coventry Medicare Blue Cross/ Blue Shield Cigna Universal And Other Major Insurances 000HSSD Psychological implications of cancer diagnosis Cancer is a dreaded diagnosis. For decades, a cancer diagnosis was associated with almost certain death. Over the past few decades, tremendous strides have been achieved in the battle of cancer, and today, many patients will be cured of their disease, or with proper treatment, will live for a substantial amount of time. Despite these improvements, a cancer diagnosis still carries a tremendous psychological burden that patients and their families must deal with. Even when a remission or cure has been obtained, the slightest ache or pain can initiate a cascade of thoughts dealing with the possibility of a recurrence of their cancer. Every cancer patient will deal with his or her disease in a unique fashion. Overall, it is remarkable how well most cancer patients deal with their diagnosis despite the severe stress it places on them and their families. Most cancer patients are initially in a state of disbelief or denial regarding their diagnosis. This is followed by a state of dysphoria, generally a feeling of unpleasantness. During this phase of dysphoria, patients may notice anxiety, depression, loss of appetite, difficulty sleeping and easy irritability. Concentration can often be impaired and this interferes with short-term memory, which is often frustrating to these patients. After this, patients begin to adapt to their diagnosis and disease, focus on their therapy and begin to resume the normal activities of their lives. There certainly is no set time line for experiencing these stages of a cancer diagnosis, but every patient will confront them in their own fashion and in their own time. If a patient has had difficulty coping with stressful issues in the past, one can certainly expect them to have difficulty dealing with the diagnosis of cancer. Often this can be further complicated by family, financial, or insurance problems, and must be monitored very carefully. As a patient and their family move through the various stages of a cancer diagnosis and treatment, they will encounter crisis points which are more difficult to cope with. It is at this time that the support of friends and family is of utmost importance. About 20 percent of cancer patients will become severely depressed, and will require aggressive therapy. Surprisingly, the incidence of severe depression in cancer patients is really no greater than that found in patients suffering from other medical problems. The site of the cancer or the type of the cancer does not seem to be related to the incidence of depression in these patients either. Physicians and family members must look for signs of depression and treat patients accordingly when this diagnosis is established. Psychotherapy, behavior therapy and group therapy will all help the patient focus on dealing with their diagnosis and problems. Group meetings or support groups can be extremely beneficial to some patients, while others are uncomfortable sharing their problems and thoughts with a large group of people. Finally, antidepressants are often very effective in managing these symptoms at doses lower than that seen with typical depression. Unfortunately, antidepressant therapy is very often underutilized in cancer patients. In summary, depression is a common finding in patients with a diagnosis of cancer. Physicians and family members must look for these symptoms and assist with obtaining help and treatment for these individuals when signs of depression are seen.Dr. Bennett is a board certified radiation oncologist. If you have any suggestions for topics, or have any questions, contact him at 522 North Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, or email at cjbennett @rboi.com. Dr. C. Joseph BennettNAVIGATING CANCER SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS See SUPPORT/ Page C4 New drug treats Parkinsons QUESTION: I heard that a new drug was approved for people with Parkinsons disease. What can you tell me about it? ANSWER: The FDA recently approved Northera (droxidopa) to treat a rare, chronic condition known as neurogenic orthostatic hypotension (NOH) that can occur in people with Parkinsons disease and some other disorders. NOH can cause a sharp drop in blood pressure when a person gets up from bed or a chair, which can result in dizziness, falls, or even loss of consciousness. Northera or droxidopa, is known as an oral prodrug that is changed in the body to norepinephrine, a chemical that narrows (constricts) blood vessels and raises blood pressure. Northera is taken orally three times a day: upon arising in the morning; midday; and late afternoon at least 3 to 4 hours prior to bedtime. Other nondrug measures that can be taken to try and prevent NOH include getting up slowly, raising the head of the bed, keeping the blood volume expanded by increasing salt and water intake, and using compression stockings. The effectiveness of Northera was shown through two-weeks in two clinical trials in people with NOH. People taking Northera reported a decrease in dizziness, lightheadedness, feeling faint, or feeling as if they might black out compared to those taking an inactive pill (placebo). The improvement in patient symptoms beyond two weeks has not been demonstrated in clinical studies, but droxidopa has been used in Japan to treat NOH since 1989. The most common adverse events reported by clinical trial participants taking Northera were headache, dizziness, nausea, high blood pressure (hypertension) and fatigue. However, Northera has a boxed warning to alert health care professionals and patients about the risk of increased blood pressure while lying down (supine hypertension), a common problem that affects people with NOH and can cause stroke. It is essential that patients be reminded that they must sleep with their head and upper body elevated. Supine blood pressure should be monitored prior to and during treatment and more frequently when increasing doses. The manufacturer of Northera is planning to conduct a large post-approval study to assess its long-term safety and effectiveness.Richard P. Hoffmann, Pharm.D., is a retired pharmacist with more than 40 years of experience. He currently serves on the FDA Advisory Committee for Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs and is a Research Advocate for the Parkinsons Disease Foundation (PDF). Richard P. HoffmanASK THE PHARMACIST April Is Parkinsons Disease Awareness Month Special to the ChronicleApril has been designated Parkinsons disease (PD) awareness month. James Parkinson, who was born in the month of April, was the English physician who first clinically defined this condition in 1817 and called it the Shaking Palsy. Since then, neurologists have classified PD as a movement disorder, characterized by four key movement (motor) symptoms that include the shaking (tremor) described by Dr. Parkinson in addition to muscle rigidity and stiffness, slowness of movement (bradykinesia), and impaired balance and coordination (postural instability). In the 1960s it was discovered that these motor symptoms were caused by the death and malfunction of nerve cells in a section of the brain that produces a chemical called dopamine. This chemical sends messages that control movement and coordination. However, more recently it has been determined that many other parts of the brain and nervous system are affected by this chronic and progressively disabling disorder. See APRIL/Page C3
Today, PD is considered much more than just a movement disorder. Nonmotor symptoms of this disease may include pain, dementia or confusion, fatigue, sleep disturbances, dizziness, depression, constipation, cognitive changes, fear and anxiety, and urinary problems. Like many other neurological disorders, the cause(s) of PD are not known, but both environment and genetic factors are thought to be involved. There currently is no cure for PD, but numerous medications and other treatment options, including surgery, are available to improve symptoms and the quality of life for people with this disease. While the average age of onset for PD is 60 years, many individuals are diagnosed in their 50s and 40s, or even younger. It is estimated that nearly 1.5 million Americans are living with PD and approximately 60,000 Americans are newly diagnosed each year. There are several national organizations that can provide you with more information, one of which is the Parkinsons Disease Foundation (PDF), which can be found at www.pdf.org or by phone at 1-800-4576676.HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 C3 000HGCS 000HTO9 Quality Mobility INC 609 SE U.S. HWY. 19 CRYSTAL RIVER (352) 564-1414 Life just got a little easier 4-Wheel Walkers $ 159 Quality Mobility INC WE ACCEPT MEDICARE AND MEDICAID FOR MOST MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND UP In Stock Lung cancer in the United States kills more patients than any other cancer in the United States. It kills more people than breast, prostate and colon cancers combined. Lung cancer can be small cell or non-small cell (NSCLC) type, depending on the size of cancer cells seen under a microscope. The latter is much more common. Almost 70 to 80 percent of lung cancers are of non-small cell type. This type is curable if it treated by surgery when it is localized. Early detection is difficult and not very common. Recently, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has advised a screening CT scan of the chest to detect early lung cancers in smokers. Usually, once a lung mass is detected on a CT scan or chest X-ray, it is biopsied. If a biopsy shows NSCLC, doctors have to determine whether surgery is feasible or not. The determination is critical and not always easy. Once a patient is taken to surgery, if the surgeon finds out during surgery that the cancer is not resectable, he has to stop the operation. This causes unnecessary pain and suffering. Routine preoperative PET imaging led to a significant reduction in unnecessary surgery for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), a review of almost 1,000 cases showed. Overall, the rate of unnecessary operations, defined as discovery of metastatic disease during surgery, decreased by 13 percent. This study was published in the March issue of the Journal of Nuclear Medicine. Positron emission tomography (PET) is a test that uses a special type of camera and a tracer (radioactive chemical) to look at organs in the body. The tracer usually is a special form of a substance (such as glucose) that collects in cells that are using a lot of energy, such as cancer cells. In a patient with lung cancer, a CT scan would show enlarged lymph nodes but it cannot say whether the cancer has spread to those lymph nodes or not. If lung cancer spreads to lymph nodes between two lungs (mediastinum), it is usually unresectable. When cancer spreads there, usually those lymph nodes eventually get bigger, but not always. A CT scan would show the size of those nodes but cannot say whether there is cancer in it or not. A PET scan would show cancer even in small lymph nodes because those nodes would pick up more tracer. If we find out preoperatively, that cancer has spread to the lymph nodes in mediastinum, unnecessary surgery can be avoided. This saves lots of pain and suffering.Dr. Sunil Gandhi is a hematologist and oncologist. He is the volunteer medical adviser of the Citrus Unit of American Cancer Society. Write to 521 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, email sgandhi@ tampabay.rr.com or call 352-746-0707. PET scan helps avoid unnecessary surgery Dr. Sunil GandhiCANCER & BLOOD DISEASE APRILContinued from Page C2 AAA support group meets at 7:30p.m. Mondays for the purpose of resolving underlying issues for healing. Meetings are at Vision Temple Ministries 705 Daniel Ave., Brooksville, across the street from SunTrust bank on U.S. 41. Call 352-754-1009 for information. R.I. Discovery (Recovery International) Abraham Low, M.D., self-help systems for mental health depression, obsession, stress, fears, anger. Meetings are 2 to 4p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River United Methodist Church, 4801 N. Citrus Ave. Call Jackie, 352563-5182. Together We Grow Nar-Anon Family Group 6:45p.m. Wednesdays at Dunnellon Presbyterian Church, 20641 Chestnut St., Room204 in office building, use right-side entrance across from the Memorial Garden; NarAnon is for family and friends of addicts. Find a free local support group in your area: call 888-947-8885 or go to www.NARA NONFL.org. Recovery from Food Addiction 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Annes Church, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, in the parish hall library. Call Peg at 410-903-7740. Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) is a free 12-step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, undereating or bulimia. For details or a list of meetings, call 352-270-8534 or visit www.foodaddicts.org. 7 to 8:30p.m. Sundays at Queen of Peace Catholic Church Main Hall, 6455 S.W. State Road 200, Ocala. Bereavement Group, 1:30 to 3p.m. Thursdays in the back hall, St. Thomas Church, off U.S.19 south of Cardinal Street. Group is composed of men and women who are experiencing grief and are convinced Life can be good again. Open to all. Come or call Anne at 352-220-1959. Al-Anon groups meet regularly in Citrus County. Local website nfldistrict5.com (Citrus, Hernando, Pasco). Call 352-697-0497. Homosassa: 6:30p.m. Mondays, Nature Coast Community Church, 4980 S. Suncoast Blvd. Inverness AFG: 8p.m. Mondays, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 S. U.S.41. 6 p.m. Mondays at Club Recovery, corner of County Road 486 and Anvil Terrace, Hernando. Crystal River AFG: 8p.m. Tuesdays, St. Benedict Catholic Church, 455 S. Suncoast Blvd. Lecanto AFG: 8p.m. Thursdays, Unity Church of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Crystal River AFG: 11:30a.m. Thursdays at YANA Club, 147 Seventh St. (off Citrus Avenue), Crystal River. Awareness Lunch Bunch AFG: 12:30p.m. Fridays, St. Margaret Episcopal Church, 114 N. Osceola Ave., Inverness. Stepping Stones AFG: 10a.m. Saturdays at Yana Club, 147 Seventh St. (off Citrus Avenue), Crystal River. Tuesday Morning Serenity: 10a.m. Tuesday at Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Alcoholics Anonymous : If you drink, and want to stop, call Alcoholics Anonymous Nature Coast Intergroup at 352-621-0599. Visit the website: www.ncintergroup.com. 10:30a.m. Sundays, 10300 S. Riviera Drive, Chassahowitzka Community Center, 1mile west of U.S.19 on Miss Maggie Drive, turn left, two blocks. Call 813-423-1203. AC Group, 7p.m. Tuesdays at Church Without Walls, 3962 N. Roscoe Road, Hernando. Call Laverne at 352-637-4563. Visit the website: www.alcoholicsforchrist.com. A 12-step Christian support group meets at 6p.m. every Wednesday at Living Waters Ministries, 12 N. Melbourne St., Beverly Hills. Call Meg at 352-527-2443. Free and open to the public. DUNNELLON Grief support group 6p.m. Thursdays at the First Baptist Church of Dunnellon, 20831 Powell Road. Call the church at 352-489-2730. Narcotics Anonymous: It Works How and Why, 7to 8p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, YANA Club, 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River. Mens RAW (Recovery at Work) meeting, 7 to 8p.m. Thursday, Lecanto Church of Christ: 797 S. Rowe Terrace, Lecanto. More Will Be Revealed, 8 to 9p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Citrus Memorial Health System Historic School House: 135 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. Recovery on the River, 7 to 8p.m. Monday; 8 to 9p.m. Friday and Sunday; Lecanto Church of Christ, 797 S. Rowe Terrace, Lecanto. Save Our-Selves, 9:30 to 10:30p.m. Friday; 7:30 to 8:30p.m. Sunday; Club Recovery: Anvil Terrace and C.R.486, Hernando, 352-419-4836. Spirit of Unity, 8 to 9p.m. Thursday, Citrus County Family Resource Centers outreach center: 3848 E. Parsons Point Road, Hernando. Women United Ladies Meeting, 6:30 to 7:30p.m. Thursday Citrus Memorial Health System Historic School House: 135 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. You Are Never Alone, noon to 1p.m. Sunday, Monday, Wedneday and Friday, YANA Club: 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River. Narcotics Anonymous is not affiliated with any of the meeting facilities listed. Call the 24hour Helpline: 352-508-1604. Information about NA is also available at NatureCoastNA.org. Overeaters Anonymous : 5 p.m. Tuesdays at Club Recovery, corner of County Road 486 and Anvil Terrace, Hernando. Voices of Recovery, 1 to 2:30p.m. Mondays at the Senior Center (V.A. building) on County Road 491, Lecanto. Call Dolores at 352-746-5019. Gift of Life, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at St. Annes library, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River. Call Rita at 352-382-8503. The Circle of Love, 1 to 2:30p.m. WEEKLY SUPPORT GROUPS See WEEKLY / Page C6 Dizziness (vestibular problems) is one of the most common complaints that patients tell their doctors about. About 40 percent of adults experience some sort of dizziness or balance problems sometime in their lives. Headaches are a common cause for dizziness. Migraine is a known type of headache, but few people realize that dizziness can be caused by migraine-like conditions. The term used to describe this problem is vestibular migraine. Dizziness, like headaches, can be straightforward and easily explained, but sometimes cause and explanation are more elusive. Vestibular migraines can be difficult to diagnose, as well as treat. Vestibular migraines usually come in multiple episodes and can be associated with a history of migraine headaches or a family history of migraine headaches. Typically an episode can last minutes to hours, and rarely, two or three days. Migraine headaches are often associated with a phenomenon called an aura, which is usually visual. Vestibular migraines can actually replace the headache altogether or be associated with the headache and are usually exacerbated or triggered by visual or environmental stimulus. An example would be a car moving past a patient quickly while theyre sitting in traffic. If there is a headache associated with it, as is typical with a migraine, it is usually a unilateral location, pulsing in quality and can be moderate or severe in intensity. It is aggravated by physical activity. The patient is comforted by sitting still, in a dark quiet place. Other highlights that might make a doctor suspicious for a vestibular migraine versus other types of dizziness include the fact that the dizziness is usually described as vague and nonspecific as opposed to room-spinning. Sometimes a history of seasickness or motion sickness in the past may be helpful information. Treatment is similar to migraine headaches you try to avoid triggers. This includes stress, fatigue, certain foods such as alcohol, caffeine and food additives like MSG. Treatment includes both behavioral methods, such as biofeedback, and medication, as well as medical intervention such as antidepressants and certain classifications of blood pressure pills, as well as motion sickness medication. Other options include balance, rehab therapy and also treating any psychiatric or anxiety issues that may accompany the vestibular migraine episodes. Research is ongoing as vestibular migraines remain a little bit elusive and we do not know all the details yet but at least we have a better understanding of the criteria to classify a vestibular migraine versus a generic type of dizziness and that will eventually lead to not only more accurate diagnosis but treatment, as well.Denis Grillo, D.O., FOCOO, is an ear, nose and throat specialist in Crystal River. Call him at 352-7950011 or visit CrystalCommunity ENT.com. Vestibular migranes painful for sufferers Dr. Denis GrilloEAR, NOSE & THROAT Did you know? The information contained in the Health & Life section is not intended to cover all possible directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects and is not intended to replace consultation with a physician.
C4TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE 000H2PY ALLERGY, ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY Health & Wellcare Services of Florida, Inc. 5915 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River 352-794-3872 ASSISTED LIVING Brentwood Retirement Community 1900 W Alpha Court Lecanto 352-746-6611 Cedar Creek at Kings Bay 231 NW Hwy. 19 Crystal River 352-564-2446 Sunflower Springs Assisted Living Community 8733 W Yulee Drive Homosassa 352-621-8017 Sunshine Gardens Senior Communities 311 NE 4th Ave. Crystal River 352-563-0235 Superior Residences of Lecanto 4865 W Gulf to Lake Hwy. Lecanto 352-746-5483 DENTAL Complete Family, Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry 1815 N Suncoast Blvd. Crystal River 352-795-1223 DERMATOLOGY Suncoast Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center 525 N Dacie Point Lecanto 352-746-2200 FAMILY/GENERAL PRACTICE Christ Medical Center 7562 W Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River 352-564-0444 Ghassan A. Hasan, MD 700 SE 5th Ter., Suite 6 Crystal River 352-794-6151 FUNERAL SERVICES Cremation Center of the Nature Coast 355 NE 10th Ave. Crystal River 352-228-4967 Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory 501 W Main Street Inverness 5054 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills 352-726-2271 1-888-746-6737 FUNERAL SERVICES CONTINUED Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory 8495 W Grover Cleveland Homosassa 352-726-2271 1-888-746-6737 HEALTH DEPARTMENT Citrus County Health Department 3700 W Sovereign Path Lecanto Medical Appointments 352-527-0247 Dental Appointments 352-249-9258 HEARING EXAMS/AIDS Beltone Hearing 3350 E Gulf to Lake Hwy., Unit 2, Fountain Plaza Inverness 352-400-4249 2708 W Woodview Lane Lecanto 352-364-4341 HearMore Solutions 6441 W Norvell Bryant Hwy. Crystal River 352-795-3277 13005 Spring Hill Dr. Spring Hill 352-556-5257 Professional Hearing Centers 211 S Apopka Ave. Inverness 352-726-4327 HOME HEALTH SERVICES Comfort Keepers 2244 Hwy. 44 W. Inverness 352-726-4547 Home Instead Senior Care 4224 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Lecanto 352-249-1257 Mederi CAREtenders 2212 Hwy. 44 W. Inverness 352-726-3874 HOSPICE HPH Hospice 3545 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills 352-527-4600 HOSPITAL Citrus Memorial Health System 502 W Highland Blvd. Inverness 352-344-6425 INDEPENDENT LIVING Inverness Club 518 Ella Ave. Inverness 352-344-8477 INDEPENDENT LIVING CONTINUED Providence Independence at Wildwood 7676 Rio Grande Blvd. Wildwood 352-748-0682 JEWELRY Whalen Jewelers 255 E Highland Blvd. Inverness 352-726-4709 MEDICAL ALERTS Nature Coast EMS 3876 W Country Hill Dr. Lecanto 352-249-4730 1-855-435-8012 MEDICAL RESEARCH Meridien Research 16176 Cortez Blvd. Brooksville 352-597-8839 OPHTHALMOLOGY Suncoast Eye Center 221 NE Hwy. 19 Crystal River 352-795-2526 1-800-282-6341 ORTHOPEDIC/SPORTS MEDICINE Gulfcoast Spine Institute 2300 E Norvell Bryant Hwy. Hernando 785 Hwy. 466 The Villages 7101 Mariner Blvd. Spring Hill 1-855-485-3262 PHARMACY Brashears Pharmacy 206 W Dampier Street Inverness 352-637-2079 471 N Dacie Pt. Lecanto 352-746-3420 REHABILITATION Nature Coast Physical Therapy & Rehab 3787 E Gulf to Lake Hwy. Inverness 3777 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills 6075 SW 73rd Street Rd Ocala Inverness & Ocala 352-341-1101 Beverly Hills 352-527-3337 SKILLED NURSING CARE Life Care Center of Citrus County 3325 W Jerwayne Lane Lecanto 352-746-4434 PAID ADVERTISING Call 563-5592 For Information About Our Senior Care Directory services to the terminally ill and their families in 12 counties of North Central Florida. It also provides grief support services for children and adults in the community. SPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partners Club support groups meet on the campus of Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. Al-Anon meeting 7:30p.m. Thursdays, Lou Block, facilitator. Alzheimers Caregivers Support Group 2:30p.m. first Thursday monthly, Jerry Fischer, facilitator. Diabetes Support Group 10a.m. second Monday monthly, with Kim Palmer. Multiple Myeloma Support Group 6p.m. second Wednesday monthly, Diane Terry, facilitator. Kidney Education Support Group 2:30p.m. third Wednesday monthly, Mary Jane Talty, facilitator. ALS Support Group 2p.m. the third Thursday monthly, with Katie Mitchell. Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Support Group 6p.m. fourth Wednesday monthly, Lordes Arvelo, facilitator. Epilepsy Support Group 3p.m. fourth Saturday monthly, with Lillian Rojas. H2UPartners Club events and activities are open to members only. Membership is open to Hernando, Pasco, and Citrus County residents for $20 a year. Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984. It is the largest medical facility in Hernando and Citrus County (234 acutecare beds), is one of the areas largest private employers, and offers Hernando Countys only comprehensive cardiovascular program, including open heart surgery. Some 300 physicians, 950 associates and more than 350 volunteers comprise Oak Hill Hospitals health care delivery team. SUPPORTContinued from Page C2 Alzheimers Association-Florida Gulf Coast Chapter support groups are attended by caregivers of loved ones with dementia or Alzheimers disease. All support groups are free of charge to caregivers. Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 U.S. 41 S., Inverness, 11a.m. first Tuesday monthly. Call Anne Black at 352-527-4600. BROOKSVILLE Womens breast cancer support group, 6 to 7:30p.m. the first Tuesday monthly at Florida Cancer Institute-New Hope Center at 7154 Medical Center Drive, Spring Hill. Call Tambra Randazzo, R.T., at 352-592-8128. Time Out From Cancer, cancer survivors meeting 6p.m. the first Wednesday monthly at Clawdaddys restaurant 1601 S.E. U.S. 19 in Crystal River, sponsored by Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute (RBOI). Meetings offer information, support and encouragement to newly diagnosed patients, survivors, family members and friends in a friendly and non-threatening forum. To reserve a seat, call Wendy Hall, LCSW, at 352-527-0106 or email TommieBrown at tbrown009 @tampabay.rr.com. SPRING HILL Caregiver Support Group 4:30 to 5:30p.m. the first Wednesday monthly, at the Florida Cancer Institute-New Hopes Spring Hill Center, 10441 Quality Drive, Suite203 in the Medical Arts Building next to Spring Hill Hospital. Call Pamela McGee, facilitator, at 352-688-7744. SPRING HILL Caring for Cancer support group meeting 5 to 6p.m. the first and third Thursday monthly in the Administration Conference Room on the first floor of Oak Hill Hospital at 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. The group meets from. Family members welcome. Call Alan Schukman, R.N., BSN, ONC, at 352-597-6095. Alzheimers caregiver support group 2:30p.m. first and third Thursday monthly at Sunshine Gardens Crystal River, 311 N.E. Fourth Ave., facilitated by Debbie Selsavage, a group leader trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352-563-0235 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Families Against Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, 11a.m. the first Saturday monthly at First Baptist Church of Hernando, 3790 E. Parsons Point Road, for families, friends and anyone affected by MS. Call Shana at 352-637-2030 or 352-422-2123. BROOKSVILLE Man to Man prostate cancer support group, 6 to 7p.m. the first Monday monthly at the Florida Cancer Institute-New Hopes Brooksville Center, 7154 Medical Center Drive. Call Mary Capo at 352596-1926. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group 10a.m. to noon the first Monday monthly at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court in Lecanto. Pam Hall from Kids Central Inc. will facilitate the meeting. Call Pam at 352387-3540. OCALA The Alzheimers and Memory Disorders support group of Ocala, 3 to 5p.m. the first Monday monthly at the Medical Office Building at West Marion Community Hospital, 4600 S.W. 46th Court, second-floor Community Room. Call 352-401-1453. RBOI has begun a monthly survivor group with inspirational guests and strength-based topics. Any cancer survivors and family are welcome to attend. There is no cost to attend. For information, email Tommie Brown at email@example.com or call Wendy Hall, LCSW, at 352-527-0106. Florida Department of Health Citrus County monthly support group for anyone who would like more information on HIV, 3p.m. the second Tuesday at the Lecanto Main Office, 3700 W. Sovereign Path. Open to the public. Call 352-527-0068, ext.232. Citrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA), 1100 Turner Camp Road, Inverness, hosts a volunteer meeting at 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday monthly, September to May. Call 352344-8111. HIV support group 3 to 4p.m. the second Tuesday monthly at Citrus County Health Department, 3700 Sovereign Path, Lecanto. Open to all affected by HIV. Persons attending remain confidential, testing will be anonymous. Reservation not required. Call 352-527-0068, ext.281, if you have any questions. MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS Backup dentures a good idea Q:I am a full denture wearer and very happy with my teeth. My concern is if the denture were to break, how long it would take to repair it? I have thought of having a backup denture made but didnt know if that was foolish. Can you shed some light on this for me? A: This is a good question one that I do not ever remember having in all the years I have written this column. The truth is that many people have a backup set of teeth. In many cases, it is the old set of dentures that is used as a backup once the new set is delivered. In a few instances, someone has asked me to make a backup set at the same time their new set is being made. This can be done for less than the cost of a completely new set of teeth, because all of the work and effort does not need to be duplicated. The time it takes to repair a denture depends on what broke. If it is as simple as a tooth coming out of the denture, it can often be replaced while the patient waits. Sometimes, it will take overnight, but rarely longer than that. If the denture splits in half, as some upper dentures do over time, you can expect an overnight repair or even longer. Broken clasps on a partial denture can also take an overnight repair. In some instances the denture may even need to be remade depending on where the metal broke. There are many repairs that I prefer be made by the lab that made the denture in the first place. Since the lab I use is out of state, the patient needs to wait even longer due to the time it takes for the case to get to the lab. I always overnight my cases, but that still adds a day to get there and a day to get back. Some might wonder why I would go through that trouble. It is simple. I have used the same lab for more than 20 years and they are incredible. It always amazes me how good they are in terms of consistency and quality. It is rare to find this in a dental lab, but the reality is it is unusual to find this in any trade these days. It seems like attention to details, pride in your work and consistency have all gone by the wayside. If you do not have a backup denture I would suggest getting one. You may never need to use it; however, if the time ever comes when you have to do without your denture for a few days or longer, you will be glad you had one made. Dr. Frank Vascimini is a dentist practicing in Homosassa. Send your questions to 4805 S. Sun-coast Blvd., Homosassa, FL 34446 or email them to him at info@Masterpiece DentalStudio.com. Dr. Frank VasciminiSOUND BITES HEALTH NOTES Blood donors asked for helpLifeSouth Community Blood Centers: To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call 352-5273061. 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 required. The Lecanto branch office is at 1241 S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491), open from 8:30a.m. to 5p.m. weekdays (7p.m. Wednesdays), 8:30a.m. to 2p.m. Saturdays and 10a.m. to 2p.m. Sundays. The Inverness branch is at 2629 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, open from 8a.m. to 4:30p.m. weekdays, (6:30p.m. Wednesdays), 8a.m. to 1:30p.m. Saturdays and closed Sundays. Visit www.lifesouth.org. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April1, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Free 6-inch Subway sub. 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April2, First Baptist Church of Crystal River, 700 Citrus Ave. Noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday, April2, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Free 6-inch Subway sub. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, April3, Duke Energy, 15760 W. Power Line St., Crystal River. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April4, Love Chevrolet, 2209 State Road 44 W., Inverness. Free movie ticket See NOTES / Page C5
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April5, Food Ranch, 40 N. U.S. 19, Inglis. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April6, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. Free 6-inch Subway sub. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, April7, Withlacoochee Technical Institute, 1201 W. Main St., Inverness. Donors entered to win Mossy Oak seat covers from Auto Zone in Inverness. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April8, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Free 6-inch Subway sub.Brochure lists signs of abuseNarconon reminds families that abuse of addictive pharmaceutical drugs is on the rise. Learn to recognize the signs of drug abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk. Call Narconon for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all types of drugs. Narconon also offers free assessments and referrals: 800-4311754 or DrugAbuse Solution.comHealth center board to meetThe George A. Dame Community Health Center Board meetings are at 3p.m. the first Wednesday monthly at the Citrus County Health Department, 3700 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto, in the firstfloor conference room.Remembrance ceremony set HPH Hospice invites individuals and families with children of any age to memorialize and celebrate the lives of those who have died at its semiannual Time for Remembrance services at 2 and 6p.m. Wednesday, April2. Anyone in the community who has experienced the loss of a loved one and would like to honor them in this special way is welcome to attend. The interfaith, hourlong services are led by an HPH Hospice chaplain and a bereavement counselor, and will combine music and readings for a unique and deeply personal experience. There is no charge to participate and reservations are not needed. The event take place at the new Hospice Care Center of Citrus County at 2939 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, on State Road 44, a third of a mile east of County Road 491, in Lecanto. Watch for the gazebo and winding drive into the wooded area and Hospice Care Center. The Time for Remembrance ceremonies are held underneath a canopy, rain or shine. There is plenty of seating and refreshments will be provided immediately afterward. For information, call 352-527-4600. Balance class scheduledThe next Matter of Balance class series is scheduled to start Friday, April4, at the West Central Community Center located at 8940 W. Veterans Drive in Homosassa, next to the VA just off U.S. 19. Classes are from 9to 11a.m. every Friday through23. There are only a few openings available for this class, as participant space is limited. Call Katie Lucas, Matter of Balance county coordinator, at 352-249-4730 to reserve your placement. This program is free to all participants and is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. Matter of Balance utilizes volunteer coaches to teach the eight two-hour sessions and is sponsored by Elder Affairs of Florida. Classes are being scheduled throughout the county, so if you would like to be put on a waiting list for a class in your area, call Katie Lucas at Nature Coast EMS at 352249-4730. Once a class is scheduled near you, you will have first rights for enrollment in that class.HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 C5 000HSAJ 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34446 352-628-0012 www.MasterpieceDentalStudio.com Always Welcoming New Patients FRANK J. VASCMINI, DDS 000HJWD L ENNY N AVICKAS GOLF TOURNAMENT at Citrus Hills Skyview Country Club April 5, 2014 at 1 p.m. IN MEMORY OF LENNY NAVICKAS. PROCEEDS GO TO HIS CHILDREN. Best Ball Format Lunch Prior to Start Prizes 50/50 Mulligans $75 DONATION Tournament sponsored by the St. Scholastica Knights of Columbus Council #14485 Memory Enhancement Center of AmericaRegistration begins at 8am$15 for Adults & $10 for ChildrenT-Shirt and Breakfast included Photos For more information, call (352) 726-3874. 000HFXCWALK TO SUPPORT MEMORY ENHANCEMENT CENTER OF AMERICALecanto High School TrackApril 26, 20148 am Noon 000HN6H 000HSKX Kids Day at the MarketInverness Farmers Market Saturday, April 5 9:00 am 1:00 pmSponsored by: Citrus County Chronicle, 96.7 FOX, Duke Energy, Citrus 95.3, Tobacco Free Florida, Insight Credit Union, Nick Nicholas, Great Bay Distributors, Waste Management Lots of FREE activities for Kids!Health Awareness by PedIM Child I.D. Packets Clowns Firetrucks and Fireman Juggler Face Painting Crafts create your own bookFor more information call 352-726-2611 000HNSQ The Sanctuary & Grace House Mission 4th Annual Fundraising Banquet Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:00pm First United Methodist Church of Homosassa To obtain tickets, call Judy Awe at 352-697-0100. Tickets : $35.00 for Individual $60.00 for a Couple $300 to Sponsor a Table 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings 000HRWK SUMMER FUN SUMMER FUN Directory Directory To Reserve Your Space To Reserve Your Space Call: Darrell 564-2917 or Anne 564-2931 Summer Camp Vacation Bible School Summer Day Care Youth Activities & More Attention Business Owner be a part of Zumba classes offered in Citrus SpringsWho doesnt like a workout that doesnt feel like one? Citrus County Parks & Recreation offers a Zumba class with certified instructor Christine Mehlenbacher. Let loose and burn up to 650 calories per session while having fun dancing to easy-to-follow steps. Classes are held from 6:30 to 7:30p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd. Register at the door. For cost and other information, call Parks & Recreation at 352-465-7007 or 352-527-7540. Exercise class slatedCitrus County Parks & Recreation its Fit Forever exercise class with certified instructor Roger Roc OConnor. This ongoing class is from 5:30 to 6:30p.m. at the Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd., Citrus Springs, Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $5 per class. Participants will move at their pace with this cardio, stretch and exercise class. No registration is needed, just sign up at a class. Call 352-465-7007. Wildlife park offers fitness programsThe Floridas Department of Environmental Protections Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will host exercise classes in the Florida Room in the parks Visitor Center on U.S.19 in Homosassa Springs from 9:30 to 10a.m. Monday, April 7. Consult your medical professional before beginning an exercise routine. A donation of $2 per class is suggested and will benefit the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park. Presented by Steve and Patti Griffith, all of the exercises in this program are focused on improving balance, range of motion and strength. Participants should wear lose clothing and gym shoes appropriate for exercising. Regular park admission will apply for entrance into the Wildlife Park. For information on this and other fitness-related programs, call the park office at 352-628-5343, ext. 1002, Mondays through Fridays. Visit www.FloridaStateParks.org.Free yoga offered to allFree yoga and reiki sessions are offered weekly. For schedules and information, call Aviva (for yoga) at 352-419-7800 or Connie (for reiki) at 352-560-7686. Special instruction for chair yoga offeredChair yoga classes are offered free at 10 a.m. Mondays at Alescis Corner Plaza, 1015 E. Norvell Bryant Highway, Hernando, across from Dollar General. This is an opportunity for people who are not able to practice regular yoga on mats. Classes are given by experienced, certified yoga teachers. Call 352-419-7800.Join for exercise at the YThe YMCA offers group exercise classes from cardio circuit to yoga, and everything in between. Classes are conducted at four locations: Cornerstone Baptist Church and First Presbyterian Church in Inverness, First United Methodist Church in Homosassa and Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church in Citrus Springs. Classes are available to anyone 18 and older, and are offered in the mornings and afternoons. Try the first class out at a YMCA location of choice for free. Call the YMCA 352-637-0132, or visit www.ymcasuncoast.org. Join Les Mills for classAfter numerous requests, the Y has answered the demand of adding Les Mills classes to the Group Exercise schedule. The Citrus County YMCA will offer Les Mills Body Pump at the new Crystal NOTESContinued from Page C4 FITNESS PROGRAMS See FITNESS / Page C6 Floral City Garden Clubs Annual Plant Sale 000HFWQ 8599 E. Marvin St. (Pavilion across from Floral City Church of Christ) Sat., April 12th 8 a.m.
C6TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE HEALTH& LIFE 000H90Y_2x2 000H90Y_2x2 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings 000HJLY Saturday, April 5, 2014 8 am to 2 pm Registration 8 -10 am Pre-Registration $15 Day of Show $20 2901 W. Highway 44 Inverness THE PROCEEDS SUPPORT CITRUS KIDS Contact Pete for information 527-0039 or firstname.lastname@example.org 30 Awards plus Best of Show Kiwanis Choice Aw ard 000GW9N Join Relay for Life today! Register your team today by visiting www.relayforlife.org or by calling 1-800-227-2345 April 4 & 5, 2014 Citrus High School This is your chance to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The money raised will fund lifesaving research, education, advocacy and service programs. A community event where people come together to remember loved ones, inspire others and celebrate life. The Citrus Community Concert Choir is proud to presentFor more information, go to www.citruschoir.com(The Rite of Spring)Le Sacre du printempsProceeds will go to our scholarship fund.000HRZYBoth Audiences $10 General Adult Admission Children 12 & under FREESunday, March 30, 2014 3:00 PMGood Shepherd Lutheran Church 439 E. Norvell Bryant Hwy., HernandoSunday, April 6, 2014 3:00 PMFaith Lutheran Church 935 S. Crystal Glen Dr., Lecanto 000HQU8 000HQPQ Sat., Apr. 12, 2014 6:00pm 9:00pm Liberty Park on Lake Henderson For Info & Ticketing : Boys and Girls Club 352.621.9225 City of Inverness 352.726.2611 Ext. 1304 Online Ticketing https://inverness.webconnex.com/toi Food, Art & Live Entertainment with Blue Stem Prairie Band Tickets $ 25 At the Door $30 Net proceeds to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Citrus County Citrus 95.3 Citrus County Chronicle Duke Energy Great Bay Distributors Insight Credit Union Nick Nicholas Ford 96.7 The Fox Tobacco Free Florida Waste Management PREMIER SPONSOR Brought To You By Sponsored By River Fitness Location, 780 S.E. Fifth Terrace. The class is taught by Cheryl Steffer, certified and trained Less Mills instructor. Les Mills Body Pump will sculpt, strengthen and tone the entire body. Through choreography and lively music Body Pump can help participants burn fat quickly and focus on the major muscle groups. Body Pump will get hearts racing with The Rep Effect, paired with squats, presses, lifts and curls. Call 352-637-0132. To download the Ys complete group exercise schedule, visit www.ymcasuncoast.org. Zumba lessons offered at Unity of CitrusZumba classes for beginners are offered at 11:30a.m. Monday, Thursday and Saturday at the Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Lose weight while having fun. For information, email email@example.com or call 352-628-3253. Yankeetown/ Inglis club offers weekly Zumba classYankeetown/Inglis Womans Club offers Zumba classes from 9to 10a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Everyone is welcome. For information, call 352-447-2057.Free yoga class open to allUnity Church of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto, is host site for a community Divine Yoga class beginning at 10a.m. Thursdays. The class is free of charge and is open to all ages and physical abilities. Some of the benefits of yoga are improved balance, coordination, strength and flexibility. Yoga is also helpful in counteracting stress and anxiety. For more information, call Sheila Abrahams at 352-270-8019 or email divineyogas @gmail.com. FITNESSContinued from Page C5 FDA reviews DNA-based cancer screening kits Associated PressWASHINGTON The Food and Drug Administration is weighing the benefits and risks of two experimental colon cancer screening tests which use DNA from a patients stool to detect dangerous tumors and growths. FDA scientists have questions about the accuracy and the potential realworld impact of the kits from Epigenomics and Exact Sciences, according to briefing documents posted online Monday. The agency released its reviews of the tests ahead of a twoday meeting that starts Wednesday. Doctors have long used stool tests to look for hidden blood that can be a warning sign of tumors and precancerous polyps. Colon cancer is usually treatable if growths are detected and removed before they multiply and spread to other parts of the body. Both tests under review were more accurate at detecting tumors and worrisome growths than traditional blood stool tests. However, both tests also returned more false positives reporting growths when none were actually present. In addition, the tests were less accurate in patients of certain racial and ethnic groups, including African-Americans. The FDA will ask a panel of experts whether the tests should have special warnings for those patients, among on other questions, at its meeting later this week. The agency is not required to follow such expert advice. Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S., with over 50,000 deaths expected this year, according to the American Cancer Society. Deaths from the disease have been declining for more than two decades, a development attributed to increased screening in patients ages 50 to 75. Still, only about 60 percent of people in that age group have had recommended screenings. Colonoscopy is the most accurate test but many adults are reluctant to undergo the invasive procedure, which requires several hours under sedation as doctors probe the colon with a camera-fitted catheter. Guidelines Blood stool tests are less accurate but can be just as effective if used every year, according to a federally-appointed panel that sets testing recommendations. A positive result doesnt automatically mean a patient has cancer but is usually a red flag that leads to confirmatory testing via colonoscopy. Approving either of the new stool tests could reshuffle current testing practice, a fact reflected in the FDAs review. The agency suggests both tests would require additional follow-up studies to see how accurately they perform over several years. Neither company has offered instructions for how frequently patients should be tested with the technology, which is expected to be more expensive than traditional blood tests. An editorial by two doctors from the Department of Veterans Affairs addressed the cost question in last weeks issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. Only through a better understanding of other key factors, such as the screening interval, adherence, cost and diagnostic evaluation of positive results, can we determine the appropriate place for stool DNA testing on the screening menu, stated the authors, Dr. Douglas Robertson and Dr. Jason Dominitz. Neither author has any affiliation with the test makers. The journal published study results for Exact Sciences Cologuard test ahead of this weeks meeting. Exact Sciences Corp. is based in Madison, Wis. Cologuard appeared to be the more effective of the two tests, according to the FDAs analysis. The test accurately detected colorectal cancer 92 percent of the time in patients who had cancerous tumors. That was better than the 74 percent accuracy of the traditional blood stool test. In patients with precancerous polyps the test was accurate 42 percent of the time, compared with 24 percent for the blood test. However, Cologuard was less accurate at ruling out cancer in healthy patients. When the test cleared patients it was correct about 87 percent of time, less than the traditional test which accurately identified cancer-free patients 95 percent of the time. The FDA will ask its panelists what kind of followup instructions should be given to patients who test negative with Cologuard, so they dont presume they are cancer-free. Agency scientists express concern that patients could defer additional screening after a negative result indefinitely if insufficient advice on follow-up testing is provided. Benchmark analyst Jan Wald said the FDA review appeared positive for Exact Sciences. We believe that approval is as close to a done deal as any regulatory process can be, the analyst wrote in a note. Wald expressed less optimism about Epigenomics Epi proColon test, which did not meet all of its study goals. According to the FDA review, the Berlin-based companys test accurately detected cancer in 68 percent of patients with cancerous tumors. The test only successfully identified healthy patients 79 percent of the time, not good enough to meet the studys goal of achieving parity with traditional blood testing. FDA scientists warned that lower specificity could lead to an increase in the number of avoidable colonoscopies and adverse events associated with such invasive procedures. Neither company tested their product against the only FDA-approved DNA stool test currently on the market, ColoSure from LabCorp, which is based in Burlington, N.C.
Submit information at least two weeks before the e vent. Multiple publications cannot be guaranteed. Submit material at Chronicle of fices in Inverness or Crystal River; by fax at 352-563-3280; or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. Floral City Library slates Saturday saleFriends of Floral City Library will have a Mini Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the library, 8360 E. Orange Ave., Floral City. Stock up for summer reading and help the library make room in the storage garage. The sale will offer a selection of hard-cover and paperback books. A special feature will be vintage books priced accordingly. Call 352-726-3671 for more information.Model railroaders to meet at fairgroundsThe Citrus Model Railroad Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Horticulture Building of the Citrus County Fairgrounds. The meeting will be an inhouse sale of railroad items from and to club members. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call John Abbott at 352-341-3528 or visit www.citrusmodelrrclub.org.Hummel Club looks for new membersSeven Rivers Chapter of Florida M.I. Hummel Club is looking for new members. The next meeting is at 1:30 p.m. today at the Key Training Center on Gulf-to-Lake Highway in Crystal River. Friendly and informal discussions are held regarding many aspects of Hummel collecting. Guests and future club members are welcome. For information, call Lucille at 352-527-1552.BH Hadassah to hear League speakerBeverly Hills chapter of Hadassah will meet at 1 p.m. Monday, April 7, at the Kellner Auditorium, 102 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills. Guest speaker will be Marie Pettibone of the League of Women Voters. Hadassah is a 100-plus-year-old service organization open to all men and women of every faith. For more information, call Miriam at 352-746-0005.Come do crafts in Floral CityCome join Floral City Crafters from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Tuesday in the Floral City Community Hall beside the library and across from Shamrocks on Orange Avenue. Come for a few hours or come for the day. Parking is available behind the building. For questions call Christine at 352-476-3483. Page C7TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Precious PawsADOPTABLE Cuddly kittens KNS PhotograpyEven the Easter Bunny can find a cuddly kitten at the Crystal River Mall. Lots of cats, kittens and a few canines are ready and waiting for that special home. Kittens and cats are available for adoption at the Pet Supermarket on State Road 44 in Inverness during regular store hours. The Crystal River Mall adoption center is open noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. The Floral City Adoption Center at 7360 S. Florida Ave. is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Both sites will be closed for the Easter week. For more information, call 352-726-4700 or go to www.preciouspawsflorida.com. NEWS NOTES Citrus County Senior Dining Program April menu Its the busy season! Here is an April Spotlight of Events with many meetings and more going on around the county. The Sanctuary and Grace House Mission fundraising banquet is at 6 p.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St. Call 352-422-1877. The American Cancer Society Lecanto/Inverness Relay For Life is Friday and Saturday at Citrus High School in Inverness. Call 800-227-2345. On Golden Pond continues at the Art Center Theatre Friday through Sunday. Call the box office at 352-746-7606. The Squadron 155 Sons of the American Legion will host a meatloaf dinner at 6 p.m. Friday at the Post 155 Hall in Crystal River. The Citrus 40&8 invites the public to a breakfast from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the post. The post will host a blood drive from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 12. The inaugural Chronicle Home and Outdoor Living Show is Saturday at the Citrus County Auditorium in Inverness. Visit www.chronicleonline.com/ homeoutdoorliving. The Citrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA) Golf Tournament begins at 7:30 a.m. Saturday at the Meadows Golf Course in Citrus Hills as a mixed golf scramble. Call 352-746-4425. The Floral City Friends of the Library book sale is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the library, 8360 E. Orange Ave., Floral City. Call 352-726-3671. SCOREs Annual Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Citrus County Chronicle, begins at 11:30 a.m. Monday, April 7, at Sugarmill Woods Golf Club. Call 352-249-1236. Lion District 35-0 Disaster Relief County Chairwoman Sharon Irwin will be the guest speaker at the Crystal River Kings Bay Lions Club dinner meeting at 6 p.m. April 8 at Oysters Restaurant in Crystal River. For dinner reservations, call Janice at 352-795-5816. The Crystal River Christian Womens Club luncheon is at noon Tuesday, April 8, at the Chet Cole Life Enrichment Center in Lecanto on the Key Training Center Campus. Deputy Nancy Suto will present the special feature from the Citrus County Sheriffs Crime Prevention Department and Kathy Baarman, inspirational speaker will share her story of escape from Communist Hungary. For luncheon reservations, call Ginny at 352746-7616. The GFWC Crystal River Womans Club Military Card Party Luncheon is Thursday, April 10, at the clubhouse, 320 N. Citrus Ave., Call Lois at 352-382-0777. The annual Citrus Has Talent Show is at 6 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the Curtis Peterson Auditorium in Lecanto, sponsored by the Department of Community Services. Call Marti at 352-527-5902. The Sew-Ciety Show is Saturday, April 12, at the Citrus County Canning Facility. Call Dee at 352-527-8229. The Citrus County Veterans Coalition Yard Sale is from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Inverness. Call Dan at 352-400-8952. The first Schoolhouse Hustle 5K, 10K and One Mile Walk, sponsored by the Citrus County Education Foundation, will begin at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at the Citrus Resources for Exceptional Students in Transition (CREST) at 2600 Panther Pride Drive in Lecanto. Visit www.schoolhousehustle.com. The Lecanto Veterans Affairs will host an open house from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at W. Marc Knighton Court in Lecanto for open enrollment. Call David at 352-746-8000. The annual Taste of Inverness is from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at Liberty Park on Lake Henderson in Inverness, with Blue Stem Prairie Band, to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Citrus County. Call 352-621-9225. A Quilt Show Trunk Luncheon will take place at 10 a.m. Monday, April 14, at First Baptist Church in Crystal River. Call Mary at 352-746-2722. The Citrus County Retired Educators luncheon meeting is at 12:30 p.m. Monday, April 14, at Mamas Kuntry Kitchen Caf in Inverness. Ray Smuthko of the Civil War Preservation Society is the guest speaker. For luncheon reservations, call Margaret Williams at 352-795-6369. Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast will present a Five Wishes Workshop at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, at the Wings Community Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Suite A, Homosassa. Call Jonathon at 352-621-1500. Music at the Old Courthouse Museum continues Thursday, April 17, in Inverness. Call 352-341-6429. The Citrus Hills Womens Club Military Card Party is at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 17, at the Beverly Hills Lions Club to benefit the Scholarship Charitable Fund. Call Andrea at 352-344-3391. The Citrus County Animal Shelter Benefit Golf Tournament is Saturday, April 19, at the Royal Oaks Golf Club in Ocala. Call Marti at 786-367-2834. A Celebration Sounds concert will be presented at 10:40 a.m. Sunday, April 20, at Hernando Church of the Nazarene, 2101 N. Florida Ave., Hernando. Call 352726-6144. The Crystal River/Dunnellon Relay For Life to benefit the American Cancer Society is Friday and Saturday, April 25 and 26, at Crystal River High School Visit www.relayforlife.org/crystalriverFL. Citrus County Education Foundation Superintendents Golf Classic is Saturday, April 26, at Sugarmill Woods Country Club. Call 352-726-1931. The Crystal River DAV Chapter will sponsor a Barbecue Cook-Off from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the Crystal River Mall. Call Duane at 352-2280337. The annual Family Fishing Tournament presented by FDS Disposal is Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and 27, at Homosassa Riverside Resort. Call Donna at 352-746-9028. To be included in the May Spotlight of Events, contact me by April 15 at 352-7953006 or write to me at P.O. Box 803, Crystal River, FL 34423-0803.Ruth Levins participates in a variety of projects around the community. Let her know about your groups upcoming activities. Ruth LevinsAROUND THE COMMUNITY April showers us with many activities Special to the ChronicleTrees do so much for us they clean our air, provide shade, color, sometimes fragrance and beautiful flowers. Free seminars in April by Extension master gardeners will focus on native trees for Central Florida. To discover some of the native trees that grow well in Citrus County, attend one of the programs. Master gardeners will discuss plant care, how to properly plant a tree and highlight recommended trees available. The schedule is: Wednesday, April 2, 2 p.m. at Floral City Library. Tuesday, April 8, 1 p.m. at Lakes Region Library, Inverness. Wednesday, April 9, 1:30 p.m. at Central Ridge Library, Beverly Hills. Friday, April 11, 1:30 p.m. at Coastal Region Library, Crystal River. Wednesday, April 16, 1 p.m. at Citrus Springs Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2 p.m. at Homosassa Library. Master gardeners will be available to also address gardening questions, identify samples or address concerns related to gardening experiences. For more information, call 352-527-5700. Master gardeners free April sessions begin Wednesday in Floral City Take part in tree talkCOMMUNITY
C8TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLECOMMUNITY Native plant group to gather todayThe Citrus Native Plant Society will meet at 7 p.m. today at the Beverly Hills Lions Club, 72 Civic Circle in Beverly Hills. The meeting topic is Forestry in Central Florida presented by Eric Hoyer. The meeting starts with a brief business meeting, followed by a speaker. The group will take a break for refreshments and have its monthly native plant raffle. Anyone with an interest in native plants is invited to attend.Embroiderers to meet at Brooksville churchThe Sand Hill Crane Chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America will meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave., Brooksville. Open stitching will take place until 2 p.m. Bring a lunch and enjoy the day. Membership is open to anyone interested in stitching, from the most experienced to those who would like to learn to stitch. Mentors are available. For more information, call 352666-8350.Come show your talent at annual Citrus showThe sixth annual Citrus Has Talent Show will be Friday, April 11. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 6:30 p.m. at Curtis Peterson Auditorium at Lecanto High School at 3810 W. Educational Path in Lecanto. Tickets are $10 a person and anyone under 10 is free. Sponsors and talent for the show are still being sought. Should your company wish to sponsor this event or if you are a talented individual who would like to perform in the show, contact Marti Ball, executive secretary of the Department of Community Services, at 352-5275902 or marti.ball@ bocc.citrus.fl.us.Learn better boating, kayaking skillsA training program for boaters and kayakers will soon begin a new season. During three Saturday mornings in April, the Crystal River Sail and Power Squadron will present classes on boating and kayaking charts, knots, radio communications, marine laws and more. The third Saturday will be focused on kayaking. The kayaking folks will benefit by knowing what the boaters must know; some kayakers will move up to boating. The same thing is true for boaters, who can learn something about kayaks. Each class runs from 9 a.m. to noon April 12, 19 and 26 at the Crystal River Sail and Power Squadron Building, 845 N.E. Third Ave. in Crystal River. To register, call Jim Kelly at 352795-4412.Amateur radio group meets WednesdaysThe Citrus County Amateur Radio Emergency Service meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays on the 146.775 mhz repeater with a PL tone of 146.2 hz. Meetings are once a month at the Citrus County Emergency Operations Center in Lecanto. For more information and meeting dates, contact Jerry Dixon, WA6QFC at WA6QFC@ARRL.net or on the Citrus County ARES website at www.CitrusCounty ARES.com.Vehicles and sponsors wanted for car showThe Kiwanis Club of Central Ridge-Crystal River is looking for vehicle owners and sponsors for its Saturday Auto Show at Nick Nicolas Ford-Lincoln, 2901 W. State Road 44, Inverness. Pre-registration forms are available at the parts department of Nick Nicholas Ford-Lincoln or call 352-527-0039 or email email@example.com. The preregistration fee is $15 or $20 at the gate. For information about sponsoring an award, call 352-527-0039. VFW post to serve roast pork dinnerThe public is welcome to join VFW Post 4337 for a roast pork dinner by Max from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $7 and includes sides and desserts. Nell will provide music from 6 to 9 p.m. Call 352-344-3495 or visit www.vfw4337.org for news about all post activities. NEWS NOTES Special to the ChronicleWholesome Helpers Inc., a nonprofit corporation based in Floral City, will have a kick-off event from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at Macs Place Bar & Grill, 12740 S. Florida Ave., Floral City. The event will include food, raffles and music. The goal of Wholesome Helpers Inc. is to help communities become more selfsufficient and help people create enriched wholesome lifestyles. The group plans to start out by providing wholesome meals to homebound or disabled seniors in need. The nonprofit follows a farm-to-table concept in its meals and delivers them to client locations. Immediate plans are to serve the Floral City, south Inverness, north Brooksville and Nobleton areas at this time. Services will expand based on funds raised and needs identified. For more information, call 352-634-1006 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Helpers set to feed folks New organizations kick-off event slated for Saturday in Floral City Special to the ChronicleThe Friends of the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge Complex recently held a drawing for a new Emotion Spitfire Kayak, donated by A Crystal River Kayak Company. Pictured, in front, are winners Sue and Joe Sanders. In back are Tom Gotterup, Friends raffle chairman, and Crystal River Kayak Company owner Mary Morgan and store assistant Ray Evans. The fundraiser brought in over $1,800 for the Friends and will be used for many of their efforts, such as the school education program, collection of aerial manatee data and other needs regarding the Refuge and its wildlife. Kayak winners Your skin protects the inside of your body from germs that cannot be seen. Germs can cause infection if you have a break in the skin. Anyone can get an infection, but people with diabetes, children having a growth spurt, people with open wounds or people with a weak immune system are at greatest risk. Specifically, people with diabetes may have poor blood circulation, which can cause scrapes, cuts or burns to heal slowly and become infected. High blood glucose leads to high levels of sugar in body tissues, causing bacteria to grow and infections to develop more quickly. Also, because of nerve damage in hands and feet, a person with diabetes may not notice a cut or break in the skin until after it becomes infected. Skin infections cant always be prevented, but heeding the following advice can make them less likely to occur. People with dry, itchy skin that cracks easily should always clean and dry skin thoroughly, paying special attention to cuts or areas of irritation on feet. Moisturize skin regularly. This helps prevent dry skin from developing cracks in which infection can grow. Monitor skin regularly for dry patches and skin cracks. If found, clean and moisturize the area, then treat with antibiotic ointment and bandages, as necessary. Caring for blisters and calluses the same way is equally important because they also can get infected. Cuts and scrapes need to be treated properly because an infected wound can lead to serious complications. Clean the injury with soap and water or an antiseptic wash applied with sterile gauze pads. Apply an antibiotic ointment and cover the area with nonstick gauze pads to protect and cushion. Any time you have a cut or scrape with signs of infection (red and swollen skin around a wound, drainage or a foul odor, warm skin around the wound, fever higher than 100.4 degrees, or sweating or chills), call your doctor. By paying attention to your skin and keeping a watchful eye on scrapes, cuts or burns, you can protect yourself from painful symptoms and serious complications. For more information, visit SevenRiversRegional.com.Amy Kingery is the public relations coordinator at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center. Skin care critical, especially for those with diabetes Amy KingeryPOSITIVELY HEALTHFUL Healing WaysMichelle Arevalo, program director of wound care and hyperbaric medicine at Seven Rivers Wound Care Center, has developed a new series of monthly education programs called Healing Ways. The programs are scheduled the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. and are perfect for people concerned about skin health and wound care, especially those with diabetes. The first program is Wednesday, April 16, at 10:30 a.m. in the Medical Offices Building Community Room at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center, 6201 N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River. Arevalo will teach attendees how to keep their feet healthy and happy. Registration is requested; call 352-795-1234. Special to the ChronicleThe Pregnancy and Family Life Center of Citrus County will be the site of Moody Radio Live Broadcast. Moody Radio is once again kicking off its Baby Days and will be broadcasting live from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at The Pregnancy and Family Life Centers Inverness location, 317 W. Tompkins St. Baby Days is an effort to help families in need who cannot afford diapers and other baby items. This year, Moody Radio is requesting needed mommy and baby items be donated to The Pregnancy and Family Life Center during regular business hours throughout this week. Moody Radio staff members will give away station promotional items to those who come to donate at the live event on Friday and will interview clients who want to speak on the air. Coffee and baked goods will be provided for all who donate throughout the broadcast day. Items needed include diapers, baby wash, baby wipes, strollers, cribs, crib mattresses, pack-n-plays, food and clothing for women and children. Moody Radio can be heard on 91.9 FM Ocala/ Crystal River. For more details visit www.moody radioflorida.fm/ babydays. Special to the ChronicleU.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 1501 of Crystal River will offer its most comprehensive safe boating class, Boating Skills and Seamanship, beginning Wednesday. The class meets for nine sessions from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and concludes April 28 at the auxiliary building, 148 N.E. Fifth St. in Crystal River. Cost is $40 with a 50 percent discount for the second family member if participants share the book. Nine topics about safe boating are covered in detail during the two-hour sessions. After passing the test at the end of the class, participants will earn the Florida Fish and Wildlife Safe Boaters card. For more information or to register, call Linda Jones at 352-503-6199. Boating class begins Wednesday Nine-session training offered by Flotilla 15-01 Help Citrus families who cant afford needed items Special broadcast to benefit babies
TUESDAY, APRIL1, 2014 C9CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.Khalil Gibran, a Lebanese artist, poet and writer who died in 1931, said, The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom, but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind. I must remember that. Look at the North and South hands. After East opens one spade, South ends in three notrump. West leads a low spade. What should declarer do? A one-no-trump overcall shows about 15.517.5 points a tad stronger than a one-notrump opening because it is a dangerous bid to make. If the responder has a good hand, he will double for penalty, and unless the overcallers partner has a long suit in which to seek refuge, the penalty could be sizable. Note Wests lead. When a defender has not supported partners suit, giving length information is more important than strength information. Leading a low card is a singleton or from at least three. (If West has raised, so is known to have length, he applies BoSToN: Bottom of Something, Top of Nothing.) South starts with six top tricks: two spades (given the lead), three hearts and one club. He needs to establish three diamond winners. Next, he should check the high-card points. Dummy has 10 and declarer holds 16. That leaves 14 for the opponents. Since East opened the bidding, he clearly has the diamond ace. South should take the first trick, play a heart to dummys ace, lead a diamond to his king, return a diamond, and play low from the dummy. When Easts ace appears, declarer has his nine tricks. 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R SalemMother Dear Annie: As a registered nurse and a patient who has had many dental procedures, I cringe every time I get into a dentists chair. The reason is the overhead light the one that the hygienist or dentist can adjust and lower. The hygienists and dentists wear gloves, but the gloves protect them, not the patient. They put their gloved hands in patients mouths and then reach up and adjust the light as needed, time after time. Their gloved hands transfer bacteria from a patients saliva (and sometimes blood) to the light fixture. Then the next patient gets in the chair, and the procedure is repeated. I dont see how they can avoid transferring harmful bacteria and viruses from one patient to another unless they clean the light fixture off between every patient. I hope Im wrong, but I have never seen or heard of this being done. I learned sterile procedure in nursing school. If they teach sterile procedure to hygienists and dentists, they dont seem to be using it in my dentists office. Nervous Patient Dear Nervous: Relax. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, working with the American Dental Association, has developed recommendations that say all surfaces, including the dental chair, dental light, instrument tray, drawer handles and countertops, should be cleaned and decontaminated. Some offices may cover this equipment with protective covers, which are replaced after each patient. Non-disposable items like dental instruments are cleaned and sterilized between patients, while disposable dental instruments and needles are tossed along with disposable wear, such as gloves. Its quite likely that your dentist is doing all of these things before you enter the room, and therefore, you dont see it. If you have questions about infection control, talk to your dentist or check ADA.org. Dear Annie: A year ago, my husbands grown daughter announced that she would be getting married this summer. Despite heated conversations, she decided to marry in her current city, saying that having her friends in attendance is more important than having her family there. Her father has always tried to stay involved in her life (to the extent her mother would allow). So you can imagine his shock when he was told that she decided to have her stepfather walk her down the aisle for her big day. This has caused a huge rift in the family, and my husband feels the only way to save face is not to attend. Eager to avoid the expense of traveling and as a show of support, his extended family also decided not to attend. I fear that this may cause a permanent end to the father/daughter relationship. Is there any way for this to be resolved? Evil Stepmother Dear Stepmom: Did Mom pressure her daughter to have the stepfather walk her down the aisle? If so, the young woman may have felt obligated to comply, and Mom may be giddy at the thought that her ex-husband wont be there. Its also possible that the stepfather helped raise the girl and she wants to honor him. We understand how much this hurts your husband, but we hope he can put aside his pride and be supportive of his daughter on her big day. He should talk directly to her and explain his hurt feelings. We hope she reconsiders. Dear Annie: This is in response to Uncomfortable, the daughter-in-law who feels awkward calling her motherin-law Mom. I have a wonderful daughter-in-law who calls me Mil or Millie. And when I text or phone, I call her Dil. Those are our own personal nicknames, and they work for us. MILAnnies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Please email your questions to email@example.com, or write to: Annies Mailbox, Creators Syndicate, 737 3rd Street, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. 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C12TUESDAY,APRIL1,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 000HTVW Lowest Prices on Residential A/C and Heat Pump Units HANDYMAN 000HU9SRons Affordable Handyman Services All Home Repairs Small Carpentry Fencing Screening Clean Dryer VentsAffordable & Dependable Experience lifelongLicensed & Insured Lic.#37761352-344-0905 cell: 400-1722 #1 in Service + Quality SMWPOOLS.COMState Certified Pool Contractor Lic. #1458326Serving All Of Citrus County Free Consultation Sugarmill Woods Pool & SpaNows the time for pool remodeling P ool R efinishing Construction Pavers Leak Detection Pool Tile & Repair000HSEO POOL REMODELING Install & Repair Pumps, Filters, Heaters & Salt Systems 382-4421 35 2 Driveways Parking Lots Seal Coating Maintenance Overlay AsphaltR. WatkinsOwner/OperatorPH-352-247-0284Emailemail@example.com ASPHALT PAVING Licensed and Insured Lic. # Sp13889 FREE ESTIMATES000HSO0 000HTBOQuality That Wont Rob The Nest EggTweetys Complete Painting Service, Inc. Interior/Exterior Painting Drywall RepairsTextures Wallpaper Removalwww.TweetysPainting.comInsured Licensed Bonded / Lic#00582974Celebrating 30 Years in BusinessMilitary & Senior Discounts PAINTING SERVICES 352-597-2440 352-293-5088 Toll Free: 877-893-3895 PAINTING 352-465-6631 Ferraros PaintingInterior & Exterior PressureWashing FREE ESTIMATES Repaint Specialist000HTD4 000HL2B A/C & AIR QUALITYYour Neighborhood Indoor Air Quality Specialist Spring Tune Up Special $ 49 95 Reg. $139.95Guaranteeing 10x Cleaner Air or tune-up is freeIncludes Our Exclusive Laser Particle Scan to determine the quality of the air you breathe in your home. NO OTHER COMPANY OFFERS THIS SERVICE!Expires March 31, 2014Back To NewHeating & Cooling628-5700 newair.biz Since 1997 Exclusive Lic #CAC1815891 000HGZP746-4451 IRRIGATION Serving Citrus County longer than the rest, consistently voted Best of the Best!1723 N. Lecanto Hwy. Lecanto, FL 34461Irrigation Repairs & Installation Sod Sales & Install3 Time Winner 2011 2012 2013 Lic. #2646 Insured Bonded Lic. & Insured POOLS AND PAVERS 000HSSC Copes Pool & Pavers YOUR INTERL OCKING BRICK P A VER SPECIALIST More Photos on our Facebook page WEEKLY POOL SERVICE DRYER VENT CLEANING Call1-352-566-6615Dr. Vent1-855-4DR-VENTLocally Owned 15+ Yrs. Lic./ins., Bonded $39Flat Rate No Hidden Costs000HOWB DONT LET YOUR DRYER START A FIRE! RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL COMPLETE YEAR ROUND SERVICEMowing Trimming Edging Mulch FertilizationFREE ESTIMATES Licensed & Insured000HLIA LAWN CARE352-503-7063 SERVING CITRUS COUNTY SINCE 1995 CLEANING DUST BUSTERSCLEANING SERVICELicensed, Insured, Workers Comp. Pressure Washing Too352-942-8434Call Today for a Clean Tomorrow000HQO5RESIDENTIAL COMMERCIAL V A C A T ION RENT ALS & NEW HOME CLEAN-UP 000HOS06575 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River, FLELECTRICAL Lighting Fixtures Fans Ballast New Outlets Panel Upgrades 24 Hours a Day 7 Days a WeekIndependently owned & operated. Lic #EC13003381 insured &bonded Generators Whole House Surge Protectors Install, Service & RepairSAME DAY SERVICEat no extra cost 352-364-4610 000HL4G PAINTING & HOME REPAIR Teds Painting & Home Services Co. Pressure Washing Interior & Exterior Driveways/Decks Drywall/TextureAll Types of Home Repairs 746-5190LIC/ INS Lic #240270 000HRGJ PEST CONTROL SERVICESHasta La Bye Bye.Tri-County Services, Inc.Pest Control, Termite & Lawn CareLicensed and InsuredFamily owned and operated Serving Central Florida over 20 yearsToll Free 1-888-352-9290 or call Rick 352-266-4613 000HPM5 WINDOW CLEANING Window Cleaning Window Tinting Pressure Washing Gutter CleaningFREE ESTIMATES352-503-8465Bonded & Insuredwww.windowgenie.com/springhill ELECTRICAL REPAIR 352-621-1248Thomas Electric, LLC Residential/Commercial ServiceGenerac Centurion Guardian Generators Factory Authorized Technicians ER0015377 000HD58 Stand Alone Generator TREE REMOVAL & STUMP GRINDING Trim/Tree Removal, 55ft. Bucket Truck 352-344-2696 Lic/ins. ATREE SURGEON Lic. & Ins. Lowest Rates Free est. (352)860-1452 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 Arbor Reds Tree Care 24 Hr. Emergeny Serv. Lic/Ins. Free Estimates All Major Credit Cards 352-583-3141/206-1153 Bruce Onoday & Son Free Estimates Trim & Removal 352-637-6641 Lic/Ins D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 DOUBLE JTree Service Stump Grinding, bulk mulch, lic/ins 302-8852 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 R WRIGHT TREE Service Tr ee Removal & Trimming. Ins. & Lic. # 0256879 352-341-6827 RON ROBBINS Tree Service Trim, Shape & Remve, Lic/Ins. Free est. 352-628-2825 StumpGrinding cheap avg cost $25-18stump volume disc. over 5 call Rich 352-586-7178 344-2556, Richard Water Pump Service & Repairs-all makes & models. Call anytime! THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 ALL TYPE S OF TILE INST ALLED! Anthony Stender (352)628-4049 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. COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 **Budd Excavating ** &T r ee W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 Lawncare-N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 Pressure Washing, Roof Coating, Drive ways & any Handyman Repair Lic# 39477 (352) 464-3748 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 All phases of T ile Handicap Showers, Safety Bars, Flrs. 422-2019 Lic. #2713 Floors /walls. Tubs to shower conv. No job too big or small. Ph: 352-613-TILE /lic# 2441 MACS MOBILE R V REP AIR & MAINT RVTC Certified Tech 352-613-0113, Lic/Ins. NA TURE COAST R V R V service, parts, sales Mobile Repair/Maint. 352-795-7820, Lic/Ins. NUISANCE WILDLIFE CONTROL David P Crissman (352)563-5545 A1 Hauling, Cleanups, garage clean outs, trash, furniture & misc. Mark (352) 287-0767 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal Lic., 352-584-5374 Lawncare -N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job Call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 ASAPPAINTING CHRIS SATCHELL 30 yrs. Exp., Excel. Ref. Insured 352-464-1397 A1 CompleteRepairs Pres. Wash, Painting (Int/Ext) 25 yrs, Ref, Lic # 39765, 352-513-5746 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 INTERIOR/EXTERIOR & ODD JOBS. 30 yrs J. Hupchick Lic./Ins. (352) 726-9998 AllAROUND TRACTORLandclearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 Design & Install Plant*Sod*Mulch Weed*Trim*Clean lic/ins 352-465-3086 #1 Professional Leaf Vac system why rake? FULL LAWN SERVICE Fr ee Est. 352-344-9273 AFFORDABLE LAWN CARE Cuts $10 & Up Res./Comm., Lic/Ins. 563-9824, 228-7320 D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 Helpin Hand Grass Man Cut Clean Mulch Edge FREE ESTIMATES! Russell 352-637-1363 Lawncare-N-More S pring Clean Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 STEVES LAWN SERVICE Mowing & Trimming Clean up, Lic. & Ins. (352) 797-3166 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Remodeling Additions, new homes Free est. crc1330081 (352) 949 2292 Comfort Works, Inc. Air Conditioning and Heating Service, Res/ Com (352) 400 -8361 Lic# CAC1817447 CLEANING BY PENNY Residential Only Wkly., Biwkly., Mnthly. 503-9671 or 364-1773 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Kats Kritter Kare & Kastle Kleaner, Pet Sitting & House Cleaning (352) 270-4672 **Budd Excavating ** &T r ee W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 Install, restretch, repair Clean, Sales, Vinyl Carpet, Laminent, Lic. #4857 Mitch, 201-2245 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 **ABOVEALL** M & W INTERIORS Handyman services Northern Quality Southern prices! (352) 537-4144 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 ANDREW JOEHL HANDYMAN. Gen. Maint/Repairs Pressure Cleaning. 0256271 352-465-9201 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Lawncare-N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 Pressure Washing, Roof Coating, Drive ways & any Handyman Repair Lic# 39477 (352) 464-3748 ROBS MASONRY & CONCRETE Driveways tear outs, tractor work, Lic. #1476, 726-6554 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Rock, Mulch Hauling & Tractor Work 352-341-2019, 201-5147 AllAROUND TRACTORLand clearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 A1 CompleteRepairs Pres. Wash, Painting (Int/Ext) 25 yrs, Ref, Lic # 39765, 352-513-5746 COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 ROCKYS FENCINGFREE Est., Lic. & Insured 352-422-7279 FENCE PRO, all types painting, repairs, gates, free estimates lic/ins (352) 563-8020 OWENS QUALITY FENCING, ALL TYPES. Free Est. Comm/Res. 352-628-4002 Acctg/Bkkr QuickBooks Certified, set-up, training, payroll, sales tax. No job to small! Call 352-287-1909 for appt. Airport/Taxi Transportation Carols Airport T ransport 352-746-7595 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal. Lic. 352-584-5374 BIANCHI CONCRETE INC.COM Lic/Ins #2579352-257-0078 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 000HQCI Specializing in Acreage,Farms Ranches & Commercial Richard (Rick) Couch, Broker Couch Realty & Investments, Inc. 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This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis.To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Your Worldof garage sales Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com CRYSTAL RIVER2/2 + Loft on Canal $1,250. (352)795-0125 RENT T O OWN 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 CITRUS SPRINGSWhole House Access $125/wk 828-497-2610 For Rent Warehouse-1200 sq ft $600, Storage -8x8 $85, Office -$550 (352) 634-0129 DEBTHOMPSON One call away for your buying and selling needs. Realtor that you can refer to your family and friends. Service with a smile seven days a week. Parsley Real Estate Deb Thompson 352-634-2656 email@example.com and debthomp son.com FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 CRYSTAL RIVERLarge 2/2, clean, quiet incl. water, CHA, $600. mo. 352-257-6461 FOR RENT 3200 Sq. Ft. COMMERCIAL BLDG Large Paved Parking Lot, Cent. Heat/Air Open Floor Plan 1305 Hw 486 Hernando 352-584-9496/464-2514 For Rent Warehouse-1200 sq ft $600, Storage -8x8 $85, Office -$550 (352) 634-0129 CITRUS HILLS2/2, w/carport, $750. mo., 600 Gilchrist 5-A (352) 422 2798 HERNANDO2/2/Carport, Furnished & Unfurn. Extra Clean. (352) 613-4459 Citrus Springs2/2/1, $650. mo. 352-746-7990 CRYSTALRIVER 2/1, furnished, util. incl. quiet country liv., CHA, clean $150/wk $500. Dep (352) 422-7000 INVERNESSDuplex 2BR/1BA 352-746-2932 HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 2br/2ba in 55+ Comm. Extend. carport, furnd, washer/dryer, computer, printer. Porch w/ sliding windows. Lot rent $250 $22,000, 352-794-3441 Beautiful Triple Wide In Gated Community with Drywall. 2000+ SF Must See-will owner finance. MUST SELL 727-967-4230 BEVERLY HILLS Sandy Oaks 55+ PK 2BD, 2 BA Open House Sat & Sun,11-2p completely remode., new Kit. & new appls, Fl. Rm. Lot Rent $274 inclds, wtr sewer & trash, Pool/ Clubhouse $37,500 (352-322-8941 HANDICAP ACCESS with Vertical Lift, Stonebrook, 2/2 MH 1,400 sf ., $28,900. Lot Rent $442., Must See. 352-628-5311 Hernando 55+ Comm 2BR/2BA. DW, 24X48, own lot, new carport. New AC, new stove & frig, inside wd hookup, wood floors, 2 screened porches, shed/ workshop, $55 mo. Association fee, heated pool & clubhouse, Cute! Must see! Must sell! $65,000 813-464-9858 Singing Forrest 55+ Park SW 2/1,LRoom addition, new flooring & Furnc/AC. Lanai, shed. Lot rent $183/mo $24,500; 352-860-1463 WESTWIND VILLAGE 55+ PARK Sales $8,000 & Up Dble. Wd. Needs Work $3,500. obo Mon Fri. 8:30 1 1 am (352) 628-2090 CRYSTALRIVER2/BR $550. Sec $450 Near Town 563-9857 **FLORALCITY3/2** 1+ACRE treed lot, DOCK, garage, very nice, $89,900 716-434-6527 FLORAL CITY Large 3/2 DW Remodeled on canal to River, Small Lot, Assessd $34,400. Asking $29,400 obo 352-726-9369 Homosassa Beautiful Large MH 4/3 on almost 2 Acres. MUST SEE! $145,000 OBO (352) 795-2377 INVERNESS, N. Leisure Point 3BR/2BA Mobile Home1248 sqft, Nice .40 Acre Lot Lease or Cash Call For Details 877-519-0180 OWNER FINANCING!Home for Sale 4/3 on 1.25 acres, paved rd. fenced yard, work shop & utility shed, Florida room, deck on back & front concrete driveway with carport. Only $79,900. $14,000 down only $648.92/mo W.A.C. Call to View 352-621-3807 SOLDCOUNTR Y LIVING IN LECANT O $42,500 Dbwd, 3bd/2ba, acre NEW c/heat/air & carpet handi cap ramp nicely furn, move -in cond! West Chassahowitzka St. 2BD, 2BA, Mobile Detached Garage Scrn. porch, lease or Sale, call for details 877-499-8065 FOR RENT 3200 Sq. Ft. COMMERCIAL BLDG Large Paved Parking Lot, Cent. Heat/Air Open Floor Plan 1305 Hwy 486 ** 352-584-9496/464-2514 Built 2005, 2,300 SF, 1.7Acres 3/2 /2 AllAppliances, installed new in 2012, jetted tub, plantation blinds, newly painted interior/ext.,Relocating, $170,000 352-513-5202 Pine Ridge ,3 bedroom. 3 bath. with salt water pool, a 20x45 workshop and carport with 15 ft enclosed full solar compliment, solar electric, pool pump, pool heater,hot water and solar assisted air conditioning 352-746-9435
TUESDAY,APRIL1,2014C 13 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 000HQCB CHEVROLET2000 Silverado 1500 Extended Cab.144000 mi,shortbed w/topper V8, 4.8 Liter. LS pkg. A/C.Automatic, 2WD. AM/FM/CD. Bed liner. Towing pkg. Red. You wont regret buying it. $5,800 Call 527-6709 CHEVROLET2002, Cavalier 4 Door, $4,250. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET2004, S10 Crew Cab, 4 x 4, $7,995. 352-341-0018 FREIGHT LINER, Century Class set up for Dry or Liquid 500 Detroit make offer Call (352) 564-9124 SUZUKI2007, Vitara 4 WD, V6, $7,950. 352-341-0018 CHRYSLER2010 Town & Country Limited, Excellent Cond $18,000 (352) 637-5073 ChevroletC10 Stepside, 1983 crate350, 4 brl, 4spd auto, perf. exhaust restored, blue on blue $6500.(352) 637-5143 FORD 1923 Model T Coupe. Original.Call 352-697-5530 FORD REPLICA1929 Model ARoadster Replica, Rumble Seat, Convertible. 727-4224433 or 727-423-1385 I I I I I I I I 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 I I I I I I I I MUSTANG GT2003 63,600k miles Showcar, Supercharger, lots of chrome! 352-228-4012 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 MERCEDES BENZ1980, 450SL, 50k mi. $13,000. obo (352) 795-0125 MERCURY, Marquis, LS Good condition 1 owner 97k miles (352) 249-3274 Mitsubishi3000 GT Adult lady owner. Leather. Cold A/C etc. 117k mi. BO or trade for NICE Crown. Vic. Grand. Marquis Town. Car. (352)220-6040 AUTO SWAP/ CORRAL CAR SHOW Sumter County Fairgrounds SUMTER SWAPMEETS SUN. APRIL 6th. 1-800-438-8559 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Taurus MetalRecycling Best Prices for your cars or trucks also biggest U-Pull-It with thousands of vehicles offering lowest price for parts 352-637-2100 WE B UY ALL A UT OS with or without titles ANY CONDITION Cindy (813) 505-6939 WE BUY ANY VEHICLE In Any Condition, Title, No Title, Bank Lien, No Problem, Dont Trade it in. We Will Pay up to $25K Any Make, Any Model 813-335-3794 813-458-0584 Call AJ Dodge Caravan 97k miles, $5195 Ford Focus 121k miles, $3595 Dodge Neon SXT 102k miles, $3395 Dodge Utility Truck $6895 Everything Motors 7039 W Grover Cleveland Blvd Homosassa, Fl 352-503-9969 Buy Here/Pay Here Ford Taurus $2495Cash Buick LeSabre $895Down Dodge Neon $2595Cash Chevrolet Impala $895 Down CALL 352-563-1902 1675 S Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, Fl CADILLAC97 Deville Conc. 4drs Runs great, good tires, Northstar system. $3,000802-745-8718 CHEVROLET2000, Camaro 5 speed $3,995. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET2003, Monte Carlo LS, $5,995 352-341-0018 CHRYSLERSportscar,05 Crossfire conv. auto, ex. cond 45k mi., V6 $11,000 OBO (352) 563-5150 HONDA1998Accord 215k mi, new parts (eng, tran) etc. First $2,000 as is (352) 527-8618 ALLEGRO BAY, 37 DB, 25K miles Freight Liner, Loaded $69,995. obo 352-795-7820 Bike Carrier Early Model $25. Falcon 5250 Tow Bar $100 (352) 564-2541 FORD2005 Diesel 3/4 Ton Power Str oke T ruck & 2004 27 Fifth Wheel Lg tip-out, like new fully loaded! $17k or $8500. ea. (352) 795-1590 Hitch Hauler inch and quarter $25. Centrimatic Wheel Balancers 19.5, P30 $100 (352) 564-2541 Holiday Rambler, Endeavor LE, 34 ft, loaded, new tires, new carpet, Sirius XM, tag axle, & dish $13,900. 352-408-2870 WE BUYRVS, TRAVELTRAILERS, 5TH WHEELS, MOTOR HOMES Call US 352-201-6945 FORD2001 Van Camper V-10, 64K mi. Exc Cond. Road ready. $25K obo. 419-7212 Holiday Rambler2008, SAVOY, 26 ft. Travel trlr. New awning, 1 slide out, central vac. ducted air. Emmucalate inside & out $12,500. 352-586-1694 MACS MOBILE R V REP AIR & MAINT RVTC Certified Tech. 352-613-0113, Lic/Ins. NA TURE COAST R V R V service, parts, sales Mobile Repair/Maint. 352-795-7820, Lic/Ins. TERRY22 ft, Cream Puff Inside & Out Tandem Wheels $3,500 (352) 628-3674 VIKING POPUP2011 2385 ST. Used 4 times, like new. Slide, electric lift, stove, refrigerator,A/C and heat. 352.464.0443 $5,800 New ADCO Travel Trailer Cover, never used, fits 26 to 28 ft. trailer, many options, New $250. ask. $150. (352) 637-6765 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** 18FT PONTOON1990 w/depth finder, trailer, 25HP Evinrude w/power Tilt & Trim. $2,800 firm. Call (352) 637-1727 or 802-522-9423 ALUMICRAFT2013, V16, Black with floor, 2013 Suzuki 4 stroke mtr., trolling mtr. & trailer $5,250. (352) 419-5053 BASS BOAT1989 Sling Shot 150hp Johnson,Barron Trailer. Hull in good condition. Runs like a dream. Lowrance GPS/Sonar/Plot Map. $4000 By appointment 352-613-0173 CANOE Mad River Canoe 17 ft Galv Continental Trlr, Elec motor & battery. w/ outriggers & Equip. Ex Cond $1600 352-564-2765 COBIA200017.5 Ft., 100H, Yam., 4 strk, Great Shape $5,700, 813-244-3945 352-634-4768 LOWE20 PONTOON, 60hp Merc, new cover, + full canvas camper encl. askg. $6250. obo lv msg (352) 795-8792 PONTOON20 FT., with 40HP Yamaha,Trailer, Good cond. $6,000 (352)257-9376 QUANTUM1990 15ft Bass Boat 50HP, w/trailer, live well, troll. motor. & More $2,500 (352) 697-1910 Sportscraft 8827 Coastal Fisherman, cabin cruiser, $7,995 813-244-3945 352-634-4768 SUNBIRD Prowler 16.7 40HP Evin Trailer.,charge system Troll. motor. $3,200(352) 341-1950 VISION BASS1991. 18.5 W 175 hp Johnson. Great Cond. Well Maintained. $5500. (352)419-5560 WE HA VE BOA TS GULF TO LK MARINE We Pay CASH For Used Clean Boats Pontoon, Deck & Fishing Boats **(352)527-0555** boatsupercenter.com Tony PauelsenRealtor352-303-0619ILL TAKE NEW LISTINGS BUYING OR SELLING TOP PERFORMANCEReal estate Consultant tpauelsen@ hotmail.com 2/2 Citrus Hills Master w/lg walk-in closet. Lg utility rm/pantry. Scrn porch. Walk to pool! Tile floors, very clean, lots of natural light! $58,000. 586-260-2848 Inverness Village 55+ Unit 108. 1st flr, 2/2, Some furn, new Lanai, Lam, & Ceramic floors. $47,500. Financing Consider 352 564-4100 Golf Course Lot w/City Utilities, View of the Green, Pond, & a fountain, $39,900 Will consider a classic or muscle car,towards the purchase price. Call 352-746-3507 Country Home + 80 Acres Land, Near App. St. Univ., Ideal for Summer Home In Cool. NC Mtns. 828-297-2669, details FREE Foreclosure and Short Sale Lists Desperately Need Rentals Office Open 7 Days a WeekLISA VANDEBOE Broker (R) Owner Plantation Realty 352-634-0129 www.plantation realtylistings.com Fishermans Paradise in Inverness East Cove. Furnished 2/2 plus dock & seawall. Deep water. $61,900 (352) 344-0101 Floral CityWaterfront. 6 adj. Lots, 3/4 acre on chain of lakes. Huge oaks, good fishing. $110,000 OBO. (352)596-2921 INVERNESS, 2BR/1BA Carport. Fl. Rm., Open Lake Completely Remodeled Inside & Out, 1 mile from town $125.000,352-422-4749 Your High-T ech Citrus County RealtorROD KENNER352-436-3531 ERA Suncoast Realty SCAN OR GO TOwww. BestNatur eCoast Pr operties.com To view my properties GOLF COURSE LOT in Terra Vista on Red Sox Path. $45,000.Call Ray 352-322-6304 PINE RIDGE1 ACRE By Owner, build ready, no fill, $26,900 (352) 249-7812 Phyllis StricklandRealtorTHE MARKETIS GOODThinking of selling? Now is the time to get listed. Still great values out there. Call for foreclosure lists Phyllis Strickland TROPIC SHORES REALTY. 352-613-3503-Cell 352-419-6880-Office BETTY J. POWELLRealtorYour Success is my goal.. Making Friends along the way is my reward !BUYING OR SELLING CALL ME 352-422-6417bjpowell@ netscape.com ERA American Realty & Investments Buying or Selling, its time to make your move!Coleen Fatone-Anderson Realtor Cell:(352) 476-8579email: Cfatone@t amp abay .rr com ERAAmerican Realty & Investments I NEED HOMES TO SELLDEB INFANTINERealtor(352) 302-8046 Real Estate!... its what I do. ERAAmerican RealtyPhone: 352-726-5855 Cell: 352-302-8046 Fax: 352-726-7386 Email:debinfantine@ yahoo.com LaWanda WattNOW IS A GREA T TIME T O LIST YOUR HOME CALLLAWANDA FORAFREE, NO OBLIGATION MARKETANALYSIS! 352 212 1989 lawanda.watt@ century21.com Century 21 J.W. Morton Real Estate, Inc. MICHELE ROSERealtorSimply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc. 352-726-1515 SANDI HARTRealtorListing and Selling Real Estate Is my Business I put my heart into it!352-476-9649sandra.hart@ era.com ERA American Realty 352-726-5855 2 block homes side by side. 1/1, rented $450 each TAW. Good Cond. Quite Loc. $70,000 for both.Call Kevin (603) 498-5124 BEVERLYHILLS. REMODELED 2/2/1 w/NEW ROOF AND 1525 sf heat/ac. SALE or RENT/OWN. $64,900. 527-1239 RENT T O OWN 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM 6385 W Cannondale Drive. Reduced Price $84,900.2 bedroom. 2 bath. Cozy 1000SF(approx.)home,2 car attached garage, lrg screened lanai,newly updated. (352)794-6686 Pritchard Island Community, access to pool w/tennis court, close to downtown Inverness, 1 owner, 2BD/2BA/2CG $125k By owner, Call. (352) 726-0044 RENT T O OWN 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM crystal River 3 bedroom. 2 bath. Ideal location near 7 rivers golf course $119,000...Also second home $59,900 2/2/1..Both homes in ex. cond. 352-220-4158 TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 firstname.lastname@example.org When it comes to Real Estate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront HomeLOOKING TO SELL ? CALL ME TODAY !!! SECLUDED 3BR/2BA 1653 sf, 2 car CP, 2 story barn. Includes acr e buildable lot $99,900 or reasonable offer 352-613-2289 TURN KEY4/2, CEMENTHOME, 1/4ACRE, $1,200 sf Turn key, Good location Easy to own. $65,000. Cell (305) 619-0282 Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com. Condo for SaleSugarmill Woods 2/2, 1,850 sq. ft. 35 Beech Street607-538-9351
C14TUESDAY,APRIL1,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 541-0401 TUCRN Animal Services Auction Notice PUBLIC NOTICE Public Notice is hereby given that Citrus County Animal Services will offer for sale at Public auction: dark red and white heifer, approximately 400 lbs and approximately 18 months old At the conclusion of the sale, the buyer must make full payment for the animal(s). The buyer is also required to make immediate arrangements for transportation of purchased animal(s) the same day. AUCTION : DATE: Monday, April 7, 2014 TIME: 1:00pm LOCATION: 6045 N. Gold Leaf Point Dunnellon, FL PHONE: (352) 746-8400 CONTACT: Patricia Amon Published one (1) time in the Citrus County Chronicle on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. 547-0422 TUCRN Ippolito, Maria 8:10-CV-2415-T26 NOS PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF FLORIDA T AMP A DIVISION Case No: 8:10-CV-2415-T26 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, v. MARIA L. IPPOLITO, ET AL., Defendants, NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL PROPERTY Pursuant to the Order of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida filed on November 21st, 2013 in the above-captioned cause, the Internal Revenue Service Property Appraisal and Liquidation Specialists (IRS PALS) will sell the pr operty located at 8186 W W innifr ed Court, Crystal River Florida which is mor e fully described below : Lot 8, The W est 174.26 Feet of the East 348.52 Feet of the S of Lot 27,HOLIDA Y ACRES, Unit No 2,as r ecor ded in Plat Book 6,Pages 40 41,Public Recor ds of Citrus County, Florida, Subject to a 12.5 foot wide easement along the north boundary ther eof for r oad right of way Folio No.17E 18S 14 0020 00270.0080 On April 29th, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. IRS P ALS will conduct a sale at the pr opertys lo cation, wher eupon the pr operty will be sold to the highest bidder. All prospective bidders need to arrive between 9:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. on April 29th, 2014 in order to register for the sale. For further information, please contact Sharon W. Sullivan, Property Appraisal and Liquidation Specialist, 7850 SW 6th Court, MS-5780, Plantation, FL, 33324, VMS 954 740 2421 You can also view sale information at WWW .IRSAUCTION.GOV The property shall be sold upon the following terms and conditions: 1.Any rights, title, liens, claims or interests in the Property of any party to this proceeding are discharged upon sale and confirmation of sale. 2. The sale shall not be subject to any unpaid ad valorem real property taxes. 3.The sale shall be subject to a minimum bid requirement in the amount of not less than $6,000.00 The successful bidder shall be required to deposit with the IRS PALS a minimum of twenty percent (20%) of the amount bid at the time of sale, either by cashiers check payable to the Clerk, United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida or by cash deposit. Before bidding at the sale, prospective bidders must display proof to the IRS PALS that they are able to comply with this requirement. No bids will be received from any persons who have not presented proof that, if they are the successful bidder, they can make the required deposit. 4. The balance of the purchase price shall be tendered to IRS PALS by the successful bidder within thirty (30) business days following the date of the sale in a form of cashiers check payable to the Clerk, United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. If the bidder fails to fulfill this requirement or any other deposit requirement, the deposit shall be forfeited and retained as part of the proceeds of the sale and applied first to the expenses of the sale, and any amount remaining shall be distributed in accordance with the sequence directed in paragraph 16 of the Or der entered by the United States District Court in this action on November 21, 2013 and the Property shall be reoffered for sale or be offered to the second highest bidder, who shall comply with the provisions of paragraph 4. 5.The successful bidder will pay in addition to the amount of the bid, any documentary stamps and clerks registry fess as provided by law. 6.Upon receipt of the balance of the purchase price, and without objections to the confirmation of sale entered by the Court, the IRS shall execute and deliver a deed conveying the subject real property to the successful purchaser. 7.Mail-In bids accepted. 8.The sale is made pursuant to Section 2001 of 28 U.S.C. and is made without right of redemption. Published four (4) times in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE April 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2014. 532-0401 TUCRN Beland, Delphine 2014-CP-140 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.: 2014-CP-140 IN RE: ESTATE OF DELPHINE BELAND Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Ancillary Summary Administration) TOALLPERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Ancillary Summary Administration has been entered in the estate of DELPHINE BELAND, deceased, File Number 2014-CP-140, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. ApopkaAve, Inverness, FL34450; that the decedents date of death was November 28, 2013; that the total value of the estate is $2,100.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: NAME ADDRESS SHELLYD. BEAUCHAMP 1203 Black Oak Circle, Greenwood, IN 46143 SAMUELJ. BELAND 5376 Herron Rd., Herron, MI 49744 STEVEN F. BELAND 7899 Hincka, Posen, MI 49776 JAMES S. BELAND 1644 Wenzel Hwy, Rogers City, MI 49779 ALLINTERESTED 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 Ancillary Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE.ALLCLAIMSAND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGANYOTHERAPPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 25, 2014. Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ SHELLYD. BEAUCHAMP, Petitioner 1203 Black Oak Circle, Greenwood, Indiana, 46143 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ Marie T. Blume MARIET. BLUME Attorney, Florida Bar Number: 0493181, P.O. Box 2763, Inverness, Florida 34451 Phone: (352)726-7778, Fax: (352)726-7798, Email: email@example.com Published in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE March 25 & April 01, 2014. 532-0401 TUCRN Wellborn, James D. 2014-CP-182 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT OF FLORIDAINAND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 2014-CP-182 IN RE: ESTATE OF JAMES D. WELLBORN, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (SummaryAdministration) TOALLPERSONS 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 JAMES D. WELLBORN deceased, File No. 2014-CP-182 by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. ApopkaAvenue, Inverness, FL34450; that the decedents date of death was December 14, 2013; that the total value of the estate is $15,175.00, and that the name and address of those to whom it has been assigned by such order is: JAMES D. WELLBORN, JR. 2198 N. Inwood Terrace Crystal River, Florida 34428 ALLINTERESTED 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 PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE. ALLCLAIMSAND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGANYOTHERAPPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 25, 2014. Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ JAMES D. WELLBORN, JR. 2198 N. Inwood Terrace, Crystal River, Florida 34428 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ PATRICIAM. MORING,FBN: 712809, MORINGAND MORING, P.A. 7655 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Suite 12, Crystal River, Florida 34429, Telelphone: (352)795-1797, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE: March 25 & April 1, 2014 533-0401 TUCRN Rodriguez, Filomena S. 2013-CP-742 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 2013-CP-742 IN RE: ESTATE OF FILOMENASANTIAGO RODRIGUEZ a/k/a FILOMENAS. RODRIGUEZ a/k/a FILOMENARODRIGUEZ a/k/a MARIAFILOMENARODRIGUEZ, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration fo the estate of Filomena Santiago Rodriguez a/k/a Filomena S. Rodriguez a/k/a Filomena Rodriguez a/k/a Maria Filomena Rodriguez, deceased, whose date of death was November 3, 2013, and whose Social Security Number is XXX-XX-2401, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. ApopkaAvenue, 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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OFACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILE TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 25, 2014. Personal Representative: Mary Blackshear 4537 N. Pine Valley Loop, Lecanto, FL34461 Attorney for Personal Representative: LAUREN E. MERRIAM, III, ESQ., Florida Bar No. 320099 Blanchard, Merriam, Adel, & Kirkland, P.A. Post Office Box 1869, Ocala, Florida 34478 Phone:(352)732-7218,Email1:email@example.com,Email2:firstname.lastname@example.org m Published in the Citrus County Chronicle ,March 25 & April 1, 2014 534-0401 TUCRN Kennerly, Patricia A. 2013-CP-554 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA File No.: 2013-CP-554 Division PROBATE IN RE: ESTATE OF PATRICIAANN KENNERLY, a/k/a PATRICIAKENNERLY, Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of PA TRICIAANN KENNERLY, a/k/a PATRICIAKENNERLY deceased, whose date of death was April 13, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. ApopkaAve., 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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OFACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 25, 2014 Personal Representative: By: /s/ EDNALOUISE COUPAL 1014 Feren Avenue, London, Ontario Canada N5W-1C1 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ GLEN C. ABBOTT, Florida Bar No. 235911, GLEN C. ABBOTT, Esquire Post Office Box 2019, Crystal River, Florida 34423-2019 Telephone: (352)795-5699, Email: email@example.com Published in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE, March 25 & April 1, 2014. 535-0401 TUCRN Koolis, John A. 2014-CP-32 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No: 2014-CP-32 IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN A. KOOLIS A/K/AJOHNARTHUR KOOLIS Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS (Ancillary Summary Administration) TOALLPERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Ancillary Summary Administration has been entered in the estate of John A. Koolis a/k/a John Arthur Koolis, deceased, File Number 2014-CP-32, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North ApopkaAvenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was November 9, 2012; that the total value of the estate is $70,000.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: 536-0401 TUCRN Caul, Joyce A.2014-CP-98 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2014-CP-98 IN RE: ESTATE OF JOYCE A. CAUL Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the Estate of Joyce A. Caul, Deceased (the Estate), is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 NorthApopkaAvenue, Inveress, Florida 34450.The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of Joyce A. Caul (the Decedent), whose date of death was January 23, 2014, and other persons having claims or demands against the 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 MONTHSAFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the Estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALLCLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 25, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ Geraldine C. Caul 123 Glenwood Boulevard, Davenport, Florida 33897 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ Thomas E. Slaymaker, Florida Bar Number: 398535, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A., 2218 Highway 44 West, Inverness, FL34453, Phone: (352)726-6129, Fax: (352)726-0223, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Secondary: email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle March 25 & April 1, 2014 537-0401 TUCRN Richardson, Janet C. 2014-CP-42 NTC-SA/A PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISION CASE NO. 2014-CP-42 IN RE: ESTATE OF JANET CHAPIN RICHARDSON, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (SummaryAdministration/Ancillary) TOALLPERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration/Ancillary has been entered in the Estate of JANETCHAPIN RICHARDSON, Deceased, File No. 2014-CP-42, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is Clerk of Court, Probate Division, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North ApopkaAvenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the total value of the estate is approximately $58,270.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom is has been assigned by such order are: NAMEADDRESS HARRYRICHARDSONAS 53 Tuell Town Road TRUSTEE ON BEHALF OF West Paris, ME 04289 NATHANIELB. CHAGNON E. CHAPIN PORTER 16 Sheffield Road Natick, Massachusetts 01760 ALLINTERESTED 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 THETIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE. ALLCLAIMSAND DEMANDS NOTSO FILED WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGANYOTHERAPPLICABLETIME PERIOD, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2)YEARS OR MORE AFTERTHE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 25, 2014. Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ HARRYRICHARDSON 100 Glenwood Avenue, Portland, ME 04103 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ William B. Eppley,Florida Bar No. 151107, WILLIAM B. EPPLEY Post Office Box 1478, Brooksville, FL34605-1478,Telephone: 352-796-7276 Published in the Citrus County Chronicle ,March 25 & April 1, 2014 538-0401 TUCRN Mathesius, Genevieve M. 2013-CP-000700 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 2013-CP-000700 IN RE: ESTATE OF GENEVIEVE M. MATHESIUS, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of GENEVIEVE MATHESIUS, deceased, whose date of death was October 10, 2013, Case No. 2013-CP-000700, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, whose address is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida, 34450. The name 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 served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY 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 the decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE 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 March 25, 2014. Personal Representative: Brien David Sullivan 8 Sipala Court, East Northport, NY 11731 Attorney for Personal Representative: Frank C. Amatea, Florida Bar No. 135791 500 N. E. Eighth Avenue, Ocala, FL 34470-5345, (352)732-4740 Publish in the Citrus County Chronicle, March 25 & April 1, 2014 542-0408 TUCRN Regan, Margaret Ann 2013-CP-000786 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE CASE NO. :2013-CP-000786 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF MARGARET ANN REGAN, Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the ancillary estate of Margaret Ann Regan, deceased, whose date of death was December 5, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 2013-CP-0007861; the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL34450.The names and addresses of the Personal Representatives and the Personal Representativesattorney 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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OFACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is April 1, 2014. Personal Representative: Robert W. Regan 4737 Calebwood Court, Mount Airy, MD 21771-4931 William J. Regan 13941 Distant View Drive, Maughansville, MD 21767 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/Thomas VanNess, Jr., Esq. Florida Bar No. 0857750 VanNess & VanNess, P.A., 1205 North Meeting Tree Blvd. Crystal River, FL34429, 352-795-1444, firstname.lastname@example.org Published two (2) times in the Citrus County Chronicle, April 1 & 8, 2014. 543-0408 TUCRN Wilson Jr, Wiliam Johnson 2014 CP000030 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE CASE NO. : 2014 CP000030 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF WILIAM JOHNSON WILSON, JR., Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of William Johnson Wilson, Jr., deceased, whose date of death was January 3, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 2014-CP-000030; the address of which is 110 North ApopkaAvenue, Inverness, FL34450.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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OFACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is April 1, 2014. Personal Representative: Marron Daniel Weeks 1203 SE 4th Avenue, Crystal River, FL34429 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/Thomas VanNess, Jr., Esq. Florida Bar No. 0857750 VanNess & VanNess, P.A., 1205 North Meeting Tree Blvd. Crystal River, FL34429, 352-795-1444, email@example.com Published two (2) times in the Citrus County Chronicle, April 1 & 8, 2014. 544-0408 TUCRN Koenigsmark, Martha P. 2014 CP000061 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE CASE NO. : 2014 CP000061 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF MARTHAP. KOENIGSMARK, Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of Martha P. Koenigsmark, deceased, whose date of death was January 9, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 2014-CP-000061; the address of which is 110 North ApopkaAvenue, Inverness, FL34450.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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OFACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is April 1, 2014. Personal Representative: Susan E. Hollandsworth 4020 Ghiotti Court, Pleasanton, CA94588-3092 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/Thomas VanNess, Jr., Esq. Florida Bar No. 0857750 VanNess & VanNess, P.A., 1205 North Meeting Tree Blvd. Crystal River, FL34429, 352-795-1444, firstname.lastname@example.org Published two (2) times in the Citrus County Chronicle, April 1 & 8, 2014. 545-0408 TUCRN Briggs, Stair W 2014 CP000029 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIALCIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE CASE NO. : 2014 CP000029 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF STAIR W. BRIGGS, Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the estate of Stair W. Briggs, deceased, whose date of death was November 27, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, File Number 2014-CP-000029; the address of which is 110 North ApopkaAvenue, Inverness, FL34450.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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OFACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other 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. ALLCLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is April 1, 2014. Personal Representative: Edna M. Pirmann 41 Grass Street, Homosassa, FL34446 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/Thomas VanNess, Jr., Esq. Florida Bar No. 0857750 VanNess & VanNess, P.A., 1205 North Meeting Tree Blvd. Crystal River, FL34429, 352-795-1444, email@example.com Published two (2) times in the Citrus County Chronicle, April 1 & 8, 2014. 546-0408 TUCRN Wall, James B. 2014-CP-77 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2014-CP-77 IN RE: ESTATE OF JAMES B. WALL Deceased. NOTICE T O CREDIT ORS The administration of the Estate of James B. Walll, Deceased, whose date of death was January 10, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North ApopkaAvenue, Inveress, 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 the 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 DAYSAFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the Estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALLCLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is April 1, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ Linda Marechal P.O. Box 3575, Seminole, Florida 33775 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ John ANelson, Florida Bar Number: 0727032, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A., 2218 Highway 44 West, Inverness, FL34453, Phone: (352)726-6129, Fax: (352)726-0223, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Secondary: email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle ,April 1 & 8, 2014. Name Address Kathleen Kristy-Koolis 27 Highland Avenue Oxford, CT06478 ALLINTERESTED 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 Ancillary Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE.ALLCLAIMSAND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGANYOTHERAPPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 25, 2014. Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ Kathleen Kristy-Koolis 27 Highland Avenue, Oxford, Connecticut 06478 Attorney for Person Giving Notice : By: /s/John A. Nelson,Florida Bar # 0727032, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A. 2218 Highway 44 West, Inverness, FL. 34453,Phone: (352)726-6129, Fax: (352)726-0223 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle March 25 & April 1, 2014 Harley Davidson**Road King 2007** 24k mi, many extras beautiful bike, heading north, HURRY! 12K obo (608) 438-8812 Harley DAVIDSON2012 FXDWG Dyn Wide Glide Windshield,6,000 miles, 7 year extended warranty, 2.5% assumable loan $11,295.00 (352)302-6055 SUZUKI2012 Boulevard S40 650 cc 200 miles Great first ride $3900 352-586-0568 10% OFF ALL TRIKES IN STOCK (352) 726-6128 MOTORCYCLE FOR SALE2012YZF-R6 Moving out of state and need to sell like new motorcycle! Yamaha R6-Raven edition. Only 6000 miles on it! Only one owner. Inludes twin helmets and Joe Rocket riding jacket!Asking price is $7900 but willing to negotiate. 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