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The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) has released the name of the at-fault driver in a two-vehicle crash that claimed the life of Wayne Gregory Dean, 56, of Perry. Charges remain pending against Taylor County High School (TCHS) student Hennry J. Jay IV, 17, FHP ofcials said Tuesday. We have collected all the evidence and are waiting for toxicology results from blood samples take from the deceased, Mr. Dean, Trafc Homicide Coordinator Sergeant Aaron Stephens said. There are no indications the at-fault driver (Jay) was under the inuence or impaired (by drugs or alcohol). Stephens also said Jay indicated he was distracted by his cell phone when the fatal crash happened. The crash occurred Sunday morning, March 16, on C.R. 30. Jay, whose identity was not initially released by FHP, was eastbound on the two-lane road when he traveled over the center line and collided with a 1986 Ford F-150 truck driven by Dean, 56. Dean was pronounced dead at the scene at approximately 8:04 a.m. Jay was transported to Doctors Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. After the impact, the teenagers 2004 Z-71 Chevrolet truck rotated Rotary Club to hold motorcycle poker runThe Perry Rotary Club will host the Nature Coast Cards for a Cause Motorcycle Poker Run Saturday, April 26. There is a $200 cash prize for the best hand along with door prizes and a 50/50 drawing. Registration will be from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Pounceys Restaurant with last bike out at 11:30 a.m. All riders will be welcome to a complimentary lunch at Old Mexico restaurant. For more information, call (850) 584-5366.White to speak at library MondayPerry author and awardwinning newspaper columnist Anthony White will speak at the Taylor County Public Library on Monday, April 28, at 5:30 p.m. White is the author of Our First Love, which was recently published by Simon and Schuster. The program, which is hosted by the Friends of the Taylor County Public Library, is free and the public is invited to attend. Index Editorial . .................. A-2 Living . ...................... A-4 Religion . ................... A-6 Sports . ..................... A-7 Community . .............. A-8 Classieds . ............ A-10Weather Wednesday 83 59 Thursday82 59 News Forum Serving the Tree Capital of the South Since 1961 TacoTimes Wednesday April 23, 2014 50 One Section53rd year, No. 17www.perrynewspapers.com Directs city attorney to conduct non-legal researchHampton violates charter?The Perry City Council started the month with a workshop covering Florida Sunshine laws and Code of Ethics regulations. Now, it seems members could be ending the month by having one of their own facing allegations of misconduct. On Tuesday night, the council was to review actions taken by Councilwoman Shirlie Hampton regarding a personal request she made of City Attorney Ray Curtis for non-legal research as to how many cities had ATV parks. He was to present his ndings in a written report. The charter prohibits anybody (in the city) from encumbering fundsno one individual has spending authority. Nobody can spend money or direct a task that will generate a bill for payment without getting authorization rstit is explicitly forbidden in the charter, City Manager Bob Brown said. The item regarding Hamptons actions topped the councils regular meeting agenda for Tuesday, April 22. I found out about it when the city attorney sent me a copy of his research and asked me to get it to her. I distributed it to all the council members and Mayor Gunter contacted me to ask how it came about when I explained it to him, he asked that it be put on the agenda for discussion, Brown said. Under the parameters of the city charter, the council as a whole may direct the city attorney to take a certain action; however, no one individual member can direct him or her to take any action which would require A day at the Governors Mansion Perry war veteran, 90, boards Honor Flight SaturdayHarold Young, a Perry World War II Navy veteran who turns 91 in September, will take part in a trip of a lifetime this weekend as he participates in the second annual Honor Flight Tallahassee. Youngs granddaughter, Hope Lynn, will join him on the trip. The event will take place on Saturday, April 26. Honor Flight sends veterans to visit their memorial at no cost to the veteran, working solely on private donations. Some 166 veterans, guardians and staff will take off from the Tallahassee airport at 7 a.m. for a whirlwind day of sightseeing in the national capital. Veterans will visit the World War II Memorial for a wreath-laying ceremony as well as the Korean, Vietnam, Lincoln, Iwo Jima memorials, and Arlington National Cemetery. They will return to Tallahassee at 9:40 p.m. to a Heros Welcome gathering, which is free and open to the public located just north of the Tallahassee airport. Any local veterans interested in applying for the next Honor Flight can submit an application at www. honorighttallahassee.org Please see page 12 Teen driver distracted by cell phone at time of fatal crash Please see page 12Pre-K employee red for violation of discipline policy A Taylor County Pre-K employee has been terminated following an incident involving a student. According to Superintendent Paul Dyal, who would not identify the employee because he or she has retained legal counsel, the incident involved a violation of school board policy on student discipline. The Taylor County School Board voted unanimously at a special meeting Thursday, April 3, to terminate the employee. An attorney present at the meeting said he was representing the employee, stating that he did not have any comment to make at the meeting. At that time, Dyal declined to provide any details of Please see page 12With more than three inches of additional rain falling on the county Friday exacerbating ooding conditions in many locations, the Taylor County Commission met on Easter Sunday to declare a local state of emergency. Commissioners discussed several situations involving oodwaters, including several homes threatened on East Ellison Road. In response to several residents requests, the board cited the emergency conditions and voted to authorize county staff to dig a ditch in an attempt to divert some of the water after obtaining permission from the property owners in question. When asked Tuesday, Assistant County Administrator Dustin Hinkel said, What weve done, we think has helped. Were continuing to work the issue to determine a permanent solution. Fridays rain sparked a number of watches and warnings, raising river levels and dumping more water into the countys already over-saturated streams and low-lying areas. Please see page 3County declares state of emergency on Easter


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A-4 Taco Times April 23, 2014 Living Belles at the Putnam Lodge The Steinhatchee Belles recently enjoyed an outing to the Putnam Lodge in Cross City. Bev Pivachek gave us a wonderful tour of the beautifully renovated lodge, said Sue Guilbeau for the Belles. We also had a delicious lunch prepared by their new chef, Jeno. Pictured above are Linda Johnson, Nancy Conrad, Barbara Maloney, Sue Guilbeau, Bev Pivachek, Pat McShane, Claudia Willard and Bonnie Peters. We will all be returning again soon, Guilbeau added.Prom is Saturday; do you have your dress?Shangrila, the Land of Enchantment, comes to Taylor County High School Saturday for the annual junior-senior prom which begins at 9 p.m. and concludes at 1 a.m. Tickets are on sale in the front ofce of the school for $40. Cinderellas Closet is open all week for girls needing that one of a kind special dress. The dresses are donated, and free to those in need, said Kristy Anderson. Please contact her at 8431794 to schedule an appointment. Because of the closets success, Anderson says the non-prot initiative is also in need of additional dresses (all sizes), shoes and jewelry. Please contact her about making a donation. Family welcomes Raylee Grace Parker Raylee Grace Parker was born March 9, 2014, at 8:29 p.m. in Capital Regional Medical Center in Tallahassee. She weighed 7 pounds and was 20 inches long. She is the daughter of Brenda Ketchum Parker and the late James (Jamie) Parker Sr. of Perry. Maternal grandparents are Eva Traynor of Perry and the late Leon Ketchum. Paternal grandparents are Clarence Buddy and Lynda Parker of Buckville, and Carolyn Cone of Greenville. The new arrival was welcomed home by her big sister, Kelli Reams, and her big brother, James J.J. Parker. Boys & Girls Club will host ofcial after-party for prom The Boys and Girls Club of Taylor County will host the ofcial after-party for this years Taylor County High School Prom. The club will open Sunday morning (following Saturday nights prom) from 12:30 until 2 a.m., giving students a place to gather. We hope this will reduce the incidence of accidents on prom night, organizers said. Free food is promised for all who gather, along with door prizes and full access to the game room. For additional information, please contact the Boys and Girls Club at 584-8448 or the high school ofce at 838-2525. This years prom begins at 9 p.m. Aquaculture workshop is FridayThe Taylor County Extension Ofce will hold an aquaculture workshop on Friday, April 25, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Topics will include aquaponics and hydroponics, marine ornamental aquaculture, marine and freshwater baitsh culture, shellsh aquaculture and restoration programs and aquaculture business planning. For the full agenda and registration form, go to taylor.ifas.u.edu/ or call Kristy Anderson at (850) 838-3500. The workshop will be held at Forest Capital Hall (203 Forest Park Drive). The registration fee is $25 per person, lunch included. Please make checks payable to the Taylor County Reef Research Team.


A-6 Taco Times April 23, 2014 Religion Lois SmithLois Smith, 89, born April 10, 1925, died April 20, 2014, in Gulfport, Miss. Mrs. Smith was a former resident of Perry, and a Baptist, very active in her church and Sunday School class. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Smitty; her daughter, Carol Andrus; her parents, Austin and Angela Leggett; and her brother, Austin Leggett. Survivors include her daughter, Christy (Charles) Lizana, of Saucier, Miss.; her two brothers, Ellis Leggett of Alabama and Harold (Jackie) Leggett of Florida; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Private services were held under the direction of Riemann Family Funeral Home in Gulfport, Miss. Harvard A. Vallance IIHarvard Art Vallance II, 54, of Perry, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Shands Hospital in Gainesville. He was born May 13, 1959 in Rochester, Mich., to Harvard and Mary (Tousigna) Vallance, I. Mr. Vallance was a Christian, raised in the Catholic church. He worked for 27 years at Tolfree Memorial Hospital in West Branch, Mich., and for 12 years at Doctors Memorial Hospital in Perry. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary L. and Harvard A. Vallance I, and a sister, Cindy Sikorski. Survivors include: his wife of 31 years Mrs. Sharron E. Vallance of Perry; his sons, Rodney (Emily) Rouse of Perry, Randy (Jamie) Rouse of New Mexico, and Raymond (Julie) Rouse of Michigan; his daughter Sherri Rouse of Perry; his sisters, Sheila Gray and Vanessa Vallance, both of Michigan; grandchildren, Grace and Gabriel Rouse, Alexander Rouse, and Kyeelie Rouse, as well as a host of nieces and nephews. Graveside service were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 19, at Pineview Memorial Cemetery in Perry with Father Bernie Jakubco, MSC ofating. The family received friends at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at Pineview Memorial Cemetery. All arrangements are under the care of Joe P. Burns Funeral Home. Obituaries Need encouragement? Class begins today Koon Tonye Knight-Koon would like to express her gratitude and thanks to everyone who sent prayers, food, cards, owers, plants and support during the time of the loss of her husband, Kenny Koon. Special thanks to my sister, Pam, best friends Karen and Myrt, Wade and Debbie, Billy G., Dennis and my lifetime friends of the Class of 1974. A special thanks to Joe P. Burns Funeral Home employees, Doctors Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, Dr. Keen and Cricket Watson. God bless you. Prayer breakfast Saturday St. Peter P.B. Church will hold a Prayer breakfast Saturday morning, April 26, at 8:30 a.m. Deacon Charles August will speak; a $5 donation is requested. Dianna Sandonata will lead a womens Bible study on Wednesday mornings, beginning April 23, at the First Presbyterian Church. Women from the church, and friends from our community, are encouraged to attend, said Sandonata who will use Nicole Johnsons book, Encouraging One Another, as a guide for the class. Classes will be held at 9:30 a.m. in room 9. Encouragement is to a friendship what confetti is to a party. Its light, refreshing and fun, and you always end up nding little pieces of it stuck to you later. Family, friends thanked for support during grief


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A-8 Taco Times April 23, 2014 Community AARP: last Wed., 10 a.m. at Perry Shrine Club. Kiwanis Club: Wednesdays, noon, Perry Elks Lodge on Puckett Road. MainStreet Perry: fourth Tuesday, 5:30 p.m., Perry Historic Station. NAACP: rst Sunday, 5 p.m., at Jerkins Community Center. Optimist Club: Thursday, noon at Rosehead, downtown Perry. Perry Garden Club: third Wednesday, 10 a.m. Perry Elks Lodge: second and fourth Tuesday, 7 p.m. Perry Lodge #187: rst and third Tues., 6 p.m., Masonic Hall. Perry Masonic Lodge 123: meets rst and third Monday, 7:30 p.m. Perry Shrine Club: fourth Thursday at 7 p.m. (club house located on Courtney Road). Perry Womans Club: second Wed., noon (September to May). Rotary Club: Tues., noon at Holiday Inn Express. Taylor County Leadership Council: second and fourth Friday, 7 p.m., Jerkins Community Center. Vogue XIII: rst Mon., 7:30 p.m. Call 584-2404. Airport Advisory Committee: fourth Wednesday, 12 noon, Perry-Foley Airport. City Council: second and fourth Tues., at 5:30 p.m. County Commission: rst Mon. and third Tues. at 5:30 p.m., courthouse annex; workshop, fourth Tues., 5 p.m. Planning Board: rst Thurs., 6 p.m. Courthouse annex (old post ofce). Taylor County Construction License Board Meeting: third Fri., 2 p.m., courthouse annex. Taylor County School Board: rst and third Tues., 6 p.m. Taylor Coastal Water and Sewer: fourth Tuesday at 18820 Beach Road, 3 p.m. Taylor Soil & Water Conservation District Board: fourth Monday, 7 p.m., Foley Airport terminal conference room. Diabetes classes: every Tuesday, 3 p.m., Doctors Memorial Hospital. FAMU Alumni Chapter: second Monday, 7 p.m., Jerkins Community Center. Friends of the Taylor County Public Library: last Monday of the month, 5:30 p.m., public library. Girl Scouts Service Unit: rst Tuesday, 7 p.m., Scout Hut. Habitat for Humanity: second Thursday, 5:30 p.m., Capital City Bank, Rm. #208. Helping Hands of the Shelter: second Tuesday, 6 p.m., Chamber of Commerce. Home Educators League of Perry: Forest Capital Hall. Call 584-6866 or visit on-line htt:taylor. ifas.u.edu. Muskogee Creek Indian Nation: second and fourth Sat., 7 p.m. Tribal grounds, Lyman Hendry Road. Muskogee Creek Indian Tribe: second Saturday, 3 p.m., Oak Hill Village on Woods Creek Road. National Wild Turkey Federation (Yellow Pine Drummers): holds open monthly meeting on rst Thursday, Golden Corral, 7 p.m. Call 584-9185. Parrot Heads in Perry-dise Club: meets the rst and third Wednesday, 7 p.m. Call 843-1469 for location. Perry Alliance of Ministers & Pastors (P.A.M.P.): meets the rst and second Sunday, 2:30 p.m., Little St. John P.B. Church. Pet adoptions: Taylor County Animal Shelter, open Monday through Friday. Call 838-3525. Republican Party of Taylor County: second Thursday, 6 p.m., at Rigonis Cookhouse on Highway 19 North. Call 2232648. (No February meeting) Search & Rescue Riders #1135 of Christian Motorcyclists Assoc.: 4th Saturday, 9 a.m. at Barclays Restaurant. Taylor Adult Program (TAP): Thursdays, 10 a.m., 502 N. Center Street. 223-0393. Taylor Coastal Communities Association: second Tuesday, 6 p.m., at the district building on Beach Road. Taylor County Beekeepers: second Monday, 6:30 p.m., Forest Capital Hall. Taylor County Brotherhood: meets on Mondays, 7 p.m., at New Brooklyn; every third Saturday, 9 a.m., at Stewart Memorial. Taylor County Brotherhood Choir: meets every Thursday, 6 p.m., at Stewart Memorial. Chamber of Commerce: second Thurs., 8 a.m., chamber board room. Taylor County Development Authority: second Mon., noon, at Historic Perry Station. Taylor County Historical Society: third Mon., 7 p.m. Historical Society building. Societys museum is open every Thursday, 1-5 p.m. Taylor County Horsemans Association Horse Show: practice roping every Friday, 7 p.m.; second Saturday, registration, 3 p.m.; ride, 4 p.m. Arena is located on Bishop Blvd. Free admission. Taylor County Quilters: Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to noon, public library. Taylor County Reef Research Team: second Tuesday, 7 p.m., Forest Capital Hall. Taylor County Senior Center: Executive Board of Directors meeting, last Wednesday of the month, 10:30 a.m., Senior Center. Taylor County United: second Mon., 7 p.m., Evangel Christian Fellowship. Tourism Development Council: second Thurs., noon, Chamber of Commerce. Whole Child Taylor-Shared Service Network: fourth Mon., 9 a.m., Alton H. Wentworth Administrative Complex. Yarn Lovers Circle: rst and third Thursday, 9:30 a.m., Taylor County Public Library. AA: meets on Mondays and Thursdays, 7 p.m., at Serenity House (1824 N. Jefferson Street). Call Bill at 850-688-3848. Alzheimers Support Group: meets every fourth Thursday, 10:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church. Big Bend Hospice Advisory Council: fourth Tuesday at 1 p.m., Big Bend Hospice ofce. Friends and Family of Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group: fourth Tuesday, 6-7 p.m., Glorious Rain Church. For information, call 843-0158. Narcotics Anonymous: Sun., Tues., Wed., Fri., 7 p.m.; Sat., 12 noon Catholic Church of the Immaculate Conception (Parish Center), 2750 S. Byron Butler Pkwy. Call: (877) 340-5096. AMVETS Post 20: third Saturday, 10 a.m., at 107 East Green Street. American Legion Post #291 (Steinhatchee): second Thursday, 7 p.m. American Legion Post #96: rst Tues., 7 p.m., American Legion Hall, Center St. Sons of Confederate Veterans: fourth Thursday at North Orange Street. Call 5845725 or 838-2045. VFW Post #9225: second Tuesday, 7 p.m. (American Legion building). CIVIC GROUPS GOVERNMENT INTERESTS SUPPORT GROUPS VETERANSTo add your organization free of charge, please call 584-5513 or e-mail newsdesk@perrynewspapers.comCommunity CalendarPlease call 584-5513 to update your current calendar listing or e-mail newsdesk@ perrynewspapers.com Expanded Calendar of Events available at: www.perrynewspapers.com Swampwater Shootout is this Saturday North Florida Rural Healthcare Workforce Development Network will host its annual summit Tuesday, April 29, at Advent Christian Village, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The summits focus will be: Working Toward Healthier Communities. This is a full day of engaging speakers and dynamic discussions on topics affecting rural healthcare, ranging from the emerging eld of health information technology to ongoing legislative developments in Tallahassee. We encourage healthy, wellrounded participation in this vitally important area of economic development, workforce training, and employee recruitment and retention from healthcare professionals, educators, local ofcials, students, and other community members and leaders, Board Chair Deidra Newman said. The network works to create collaborative efforts to facilitate training, recruitment and retention of professionals in the healthcare industry serving rural communities. There is also an outstanding scholarship opportunity for students (high school graduating seniors, technical school and community college students) with interests of working in rural healthcare related elds and returning to our six-county (Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Suwannee, Madison and Taylor) area, Newman said. The scholarship deadline is this Thursday, April 24. To receive an application, please e-mail Newman at: dnewman@acvillage.net. The Public Safety Academy at North Florida Community College is now accepting students for three of its programs: (1) Correctional Ofcer Basic Recruit; (2) Correctional Cross-Over to Law Enforcement; and (3) Corrections and Law Enforcement Basic Dual Certicate. New classes are set to begin May 27. Anyone interested in enrolling in these programs is encouraged to contact the Public Safety Academy now to begin the application and enrollment process. Tuition assistance may be available to qualied students; those seeking nancial assistance should apply as soon as possible and no later than May 2. Students can complete the Correctional Basic Recruit program in about ve months (420 clock hours); the Cross-Over to Law Enforcement program in approximately seven months (489 clock hours); and the Combined Corrections and Law Enforcement Basic Dual Certication in just over a year (909 clock hours or 13 Months). Classes are held Monday through Thursday from 6-11 p.m. at the NFCC Public Safety Academy complex on the NFCC campus in Madison. Individuals must be at least 18 years old to enter NFCCs Law Enforcement and Correctional Basic Recruit programs and must pass the Florida Criminal Justice Basic Abilities Test (CJBAT) before submitting an application for admission. The CJBAT can be taken on the NFCC campus. Ofcial high school/GED diploma and transcripts and passing background checks are also required for admission. The NFCC Public Safety Academy is one of 40 criminal justice training centers approved by the Florida Criminal Justice Public Safety Academy accepting applications for three new classes Apply for $$$ by Thurs. Healthcare summit is TuesdayPlease see page 11


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A-12 Taco Times April 23, 2014 what led to the termination, but when asked this week, he conrmed the red employee was working at Pre-K as a teachers aide. He added that the alleged incident was reported to the Florida Department of Children and Families. counter-clockwise and came to a nal rest in the westbound lane of trafc; Deans vehicle also rotated counter-clockwise and come to a nal stop on the north shoulder of the highway. Both vehicles sustained heavy damages to the front drivers side; the front drivers side tire of the Chevrolet was knocked completely free of its axle and the Ford trucks entire frame was twisted with the cab and truck bed turned in opposite directions. The FHP reported that the teenager was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash; Dean was not. The investigation remains on-going and charges are still pending, Stephens said. Born in Jefferson County, Dean was a retired logger who had lived in the PerryMayo area for almost 20 years. He was survived by his mother, a son and a daughter. payment. He (Curtis) cant not charge her, because if he doesnt, then she will be receiving a benet not available to normal citizens. Also, the city has a contract with Curtis for a reduced fee; he cant charge her that, because it would also be a benet not available to normal citizens. When new members are elected to the board, we generally go over the Code of Ethics and Florida Sunshine lawsI explain how no one individual has more authority than any other citizenhowever, collectively, as a whole council, they can. But, individual council members directing people to take on tasks? Thats a horse of a different color. You cannot bind the city to any charges. This council member directed the city attorney to do billable work, even after it was an issue the city had already discussed and said it was not going to do, Brown said. (Community members approached the city council at a recent meeting and asked for direction on where young people could legally ride their ATVs inside the city. The council stated it was not willing to take on the liability for allowing ATVs on city property (i.e. Loughridge Park).) According to the city charter, the council and its members must deal with city ofcers and employees solely through the manager except for the purpose of council inquiries and investigationsneither the council nor its members shall give orders to any such ofcer or employee, either publicly or privately. In Section 5.11 (B), the charter states: Any authorization of payment or incurring of obligation in violation of the provisions of this charter shall be void and any payment so made illegal; such actions shall be cause for removal of any ofcer who authorized or made such payment or incurred such obligation, and he/she shall also be liable to the city for any amount paid. Hamptons reported actions came less than four weeks after the council took part in an ethics workshop presented by Curtis. In that April 1 meeting, Curtis cautioned those in attendance, If you have to ask yourself if it is possible that (whatever issues) you are discussing with someone (outside a public council meeting) could possibly come before you, then dont do it. You have to avoid even the appearance of a problem. Four of the ve city council members were at the workshop, including Venita Woodfaulk, Mike Deming, Don Cook and Hampton. When the event was scheduled, Mayor Daryll Gunter stated he would not attend because he felt it was incumbent on each individual member to study the Code of Ethics and Florida Sunshine laws on their own and not at the expense of taxpayers. During the discussions, Hampton told Curtis to keep me out of trouble. The city is the only local government board with signs posted up about them. When you are the biggest target, you have to walk the nest line, Curtis advised. HAMPTON Continued from page 1 David Sullivan (not pictured) was the only announced city council candidate who attended the ethics workshop; Alan Hall stated he had a prior commitment but noted he, as a state employee and Curtis to city: When you are the biggest target, you have to walk the nest line FATAL CRASH Continued from page 1 Truck frame twisted, axle knocked free PRE-K EMPLOYEE Continued from page 1 Alleged incident was reported to DCF