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Title: The news-sun
Uniform Title: News-sun (Sebring, Fla.)
Alternate title: Sunday news-sun
News sun
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Language: English
Publisher: Sebring News-Sun, Inc.
Place of Publication: Sebring Fla
Publication Date: 06-08-2012
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Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 62, no. 21 (Nov. 9, 1988)-
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C M Y K NEWS-SUN Highlands Countys Hometown Newspaper Since 1927 Friday-Saturday, June 8-9, 2012www.newssun.comVolume 93/Number 72 | 50 cents www.newssun .com 079099401001 HighLow 88 72Complete Forecast PAGE 12A Cloudy and humid with T-storms F orecast Question: Is there enough help for the homeless in Highlands County? Next question: Should Rick Helms keep his job as county administrator? www.newssun .comMake your voice heard at Online Obituaries Marilynn Baker Age 77, of Avon Park Echard Berkshire Age 58, of Sebring Betty Jane Campbell Age 82, of Lake Placid Rubert Harewood Age 82, of Sebring Sol Moseley Sr. Age 89, of Avon Park Obituaries, Page 5A Phone ... 385-6155Fax ... 385-2453Online: www.newssun.com Yes 34.2% No 65.8% Total votes: 82 Classifieds9A Community Briefs2A Crossword Puzzle11B Dear Abby11B Editorial & Opinion4A Healthy Living5B Lottery Numbers2A Movie Reviews/Times11B Religion8B Sports On TV2B Index Follow the News-Sun on www.twitter.com/thenewssun www.facebook.com/newssun and WAUCHULA STATE BANK/Cheryl Hen; 11.25"; 1.5"; Black plus three; process, financial goals front; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 2 2 8 8 By ED BALDRIDGE e d.baldridge@newssun.comSEBRING The board of County Commissioners were toldT uesday that the county budget could see a $2 million drop in reve nues because of lower property values. P roperty Appraiser C. Raymond McIntyre stressed that the June 1 numbers were estimates only and that the certified numbers would ber eleased on July 1, as per state statute, but informed the commission that overall property val-u es were running about 4.16 percent lower in the 2012 tax year as compared to the 2011 certified numbers. e have come full cycle. We are back to the 2002-2003 values,said McIntyre. Last year,the 120,000 county parcels were certified at $4.7 billion and this year were currently tracking at $4.5 billion,a $195.9 million drop. McIntyre explained that the drop County coffers could lose $2M Lower property values to blame McIntyre By ED BALDRIDGE ed.baldridge@newssun.comSEBRING County C ommissioners voted 5-0 on Tuesday to spend $130,000 from contingency funds forw hat County Attorney Ross Macbeth called a mess. The money was pulled f rom the rainy day fund to cover tax deed sales for lots i n the Sun N Lake Improvement District. They dont want it and we d ont want to pay the assessments,so its in limbo. We have to follow these statutory r equirements,which are a waste of money,Macbeth s aid. The problem arises from both land speculation and theh ousing crash,Clerk of Courts Bob Germaine said. Germaine informed the c ommission that Florida Statute requires the county to p rocess the deeds and take ownership after a certain time. More than 1,655 lotsa re now delinquent. The county has no choice. If you dont pay your taxes,a certificate is sold. We have a ton of property in Sun N Lakes that nobody will touch. There are a lot of a ssessments out there, SNL tax deed situation is a mess Buyers, county dont want more than 1,655 lots delinquent on taxes See TAX,page 8A See COUNTY,page 8A Going proH offner drafted, s igns with Cubs SPORTS,1BFamily funC heap ways to e njoy the summer LIVING,12BFishin AroundDon Nortons new fishing column debuts today SPORTS, 1B Editors Note : The News-Sun will be profiling all the candidates for county offices leading up to the elections. By CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY christopher.tuffley@newssun.comSEBRING Becky Fleck is running for the position of school superintendent. She is currently the assistant superintendent for curriculum and management information systems. Fleck arrived where shes at the long way around. Even her move out of the classroom into administration was the result of having to adjust to change. An Air Force brat,Fleck spent much of her childhood traveling extensively. She Flecks goals committed to the classroom CANDIDATEPROFILE Courtesy photo Long-time district employee Becky Fleck is running for superintendent of schools See FLECK,page 8A By CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY c hristopher.tuffley@newssun.comSEBRING How the Other Half Lovesis the latest Highlands Little Theatre production. It opens tonight and runs through June 24. A comedy directed by Laura Wade,How the Other Half Loves was written by Alan Ayckbourn, the popular British playwright. It debuted in 1969. Americanized and set in 1970, the play is a comedy of manners and confusion. It involves six characters three couples who b ecome entangled in misunderstandings,false assumptions and mistaken identities. The plot revolves around two couples,the Fosters,who are very well off,and the Philips family, who are on the low side of middle class. A third couple,the Detwilers,are innocents drawn into the fray. Fiona Foster (played by newcomer Linda Dobson-Hacker) is married to Frank Foster (played by Confusion creates laughter at HLT H H o o w w t t h h e e O O t t h h e e r r H H a a l l f f L L o o v v e e s s News-Sun photos by CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY E llen Lemos plays Teresa Philips in the HLT production of How the Other Half Loves starting tonight. The c haracter is a lousy mother and a nasty wife, said Lemos. Chris Martin tries to open a bottle of wine, while Ellen Lemos leers from the back. See HLT,page 8A By CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY christopher.tuffley@newssun.comAVON PARK An Avon Park High School has been recognized by the ROTC as a certified hero. Kenneth McGrath had finished his freshman year when he joined 90 other young people for a camping experience last August. The annual trip into the wild is organized and run by the Union Congregational Church. Twenty-five of the campers where riding tubes in the Little Pigeon River nine miles outside of Gatlinburg, Tenn. It had rained the night before,said Senior Pastor Bill Breylinger,and the river was running fast. The tubing was good,he added,ut a little more dangerous. A tree had come down into the river,blocking the right side and leaving only about 3 APHS McGrath recognized for outstanding heroism See McGRATH,page 8A


C M Y K More than 20 million people tuned in for the seasonf inale of American Idolon May 23. While the programs r atings are down,many continue to obsess over every detail of a glorified talents how,even while tens of thousands of U.S. troops f ight in Afghanistan. With all due respect to Phillip Phillips,the winner oft his years contest,I got to meet a real celebrity on May 24 in Bethesda,Md. His n ame is Staff Sgt. Travis Mills,and the wounded warr ior represents all that is good about our country. The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center is a place where startling exam-p les of our militarys post9/11 sacrifices are tragically commonplace. While walking through the enormous facilitys long hallways,I saw several wounded warriors many with severe injuries r oll by on their wheelchairs. Many of these heroes are b arely old enough to buy a beer. Staff Sgt. Mills is 25,and his wife,Kelsey,gave birth to their first child about sevenm onths before an Apr. 10 explosion robbed the soldier of both his arms and legs. I was holding their baby girl, Chloe,when the woundedA rmy paratrooper came out of the hospital elevator with his wife. Seeing a young,handsome man without four limbs for the first time is a visceral experience. But not for one second did I look away,as I was proud to be in the company of someone who sacrificed so much to protect the families of civilians like me. As I put my hand on his shoulder to say thanks,the Vassar,Mich. native looked up,smiled,and said five simple words. Hos it going?Staff Sgt. Mills said. Im Travis. Perhaps the most unique aspect of the visit was getting to see Travis interact with Ryan Manion. Ryan lost her brother,Marine 1st Lt. Travis Manion,26,in Iraq on Apr. 29,2007. We visited the Mills family to show our support and provide emergency financial assistance from the Travis Manion Foundation. Ryan immediately bonded with the wounded warrior, who shares her brothers first name and his powerful, intrinsic urge to serve our country.As they talked about the challenges of the six weeks since an enemy improvised explosive device changed the soldiers life, Ryan gave him a pep talk. oure allowed to spend some time feeling sorry for yourself,she said with a smile. But just remember that you get see your beautiful little girl grow up. Travis nodded his head, looked at Chloe,and incredibly,said he was a lucky man. If an enemy snipers bullet had struck Ryans brother a f ew inches in either direction, 1st Lt. Manion may have c ome home in a wheelchair instead of a flag-draped casket. I would give anything to haveTravis here,no matterw hat kind of shape he was in,Ryan told the Mills family. As Ryan showed compassion for another hero named Travis,the quadruple amputee showed the sameg enuine empathy towards her. Witnessing the interaction b etween two people who have been so deeply affected by Americas post-9/11 conflicts was both sobering and enlightening. B aby Chloe is too young to understand whats happened to her dad,yet she loves him more than ever. She often sits at the base of his wheelchair where a patients legs would normally rest and gives him huge bear hugs.G iven the love thats surrounding Travis,as well as h is positive attitude,there is reason for optimism amid incomprehensible pain. A s Americans,we can no longer ignore the sacrifices o f our troops and their families. While there is nothing wrong with distracting our-s elves by going to the movies or watching a realityTV show,too many of us part icularly some in the national media are creating an a lternate reality while our country is still at war. My reminder of Americas continuing conflict is a red, white,and blue braceletg iven to me by the Mills family. On one side is the address of a wonderful website set up to rally around the wounded soldier:travismills.org. American herois written on the other. S taff Sgt. Travis Mills objects to being called an A merican hero. In his mind, he was just doing his job. In mine,he is a real-life American Idol. To find out more about Tom Sileo or to read features byo ther Creators Syndicate write rs and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate website at www.creators.com. Page 2ANews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012www.newssun.com pub block; 5.542"; 4.5"; Black; publishers block dummy; 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 5 5 5 5 5 9 9 June 6 41214263646x:5Next jackpot $7 millionJune 2 6815224750x:4 May 30 4619202848x:2 June 6 813162224 June 5 1571927 June 4 211282930 June 3 1721222634 June 6 (n 5610 June 6 (d 1519 June 5 (n 9721 June 5 (d 0838 June 6(n 370 June 6 (d 987 June 5(n 908 June 5 (d 313 June 5 41720276 June 1 7916214 May 29 2135394315 May 25 823252615 June 6 1930334859 PB: 27Next jackpot $205 millionJune 2 910172945 PB: 33 May 30 910245256 PB: 14 Note:Cash 3 and Play 4 drawings are twice per day:(d daytime drawing,(n nighttime drawing. PB:Power Ball Lottery Center Photo by Tom Sileo From left: Tom Sileo, Ryan Manion, Staff Sgt. Travis Mills and Chloe Mills, Kelsey Mills. Staff Sgt. Mills, 25, is hospitalized at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. A real-life American idol Commodities to be distributedS EBRING Commodities will be dis t ributed from 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30-3:30 p.m today at The Salvation Army,3135 Kenilworth Blvd.; phone 385-7548, ext. 306. I f you already have your 2012 Commodities Card,pick up the commodities in the Drop Of f lane. If not,you must come inside and register for the new 2012 year. You will then receive your new card and your commodities. Red Hatters monthly Buncol uncheonS EBRING The m onthly Red Hatters Bunco Luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. today a t The Caddy Shack Restaurant (across from Harder Hall). Lunch is Dutch Treatand there is a $2 donation to play B unco,which is awarde d i n prizes. One does not need to know how to play and a ll Red Hatters are welcome. Call 382-9882.Military Order of Purple Heart to hold golf scrambleSEBRING Harder Hall Country Club will be the site of Saturdays Military Order of Purple Heart Golf Scramble. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Awards will be presen ted for closest to the pin. Cohan Radio Group is sponsoring a $2,000 Hole-in-One prize.M ulligans,door prizes a nd 50/50 drawing will a lso be a part of the e vents activities. A grilled lunch will follow the tournament fo r each participant. Cold r efreshments will be a vailable on the golf course. For more information contact Harry Marsh at 655-1982 or Fred Arbelo CO MMUNITYBRIEFS Continuecd on page 5A Special to the News-SunSEBRING With the help of local celebrities, hungry patrons and YannisP rime Choice Restaurant, the Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center Foundation Celebrity Dinner raised more than $9,000 in its effort tou pdate and expand pediatric services. F lorida Hospital in Sebring has partnered with the Walt Disney Pavilion atF lorida Hospital for Children in Orlando,to o ffer the best and most comprehensive care. Local notables served an enthusiastic crowd of more than 260 guests,a newr ecord for this benefits third year. Special thanks to t he waitersfor the evening:Jon and Sharon Beck,First Baptist Churcho f Avon Park; Dr. Raisa Camilo,Sun n Lake M edical Group; Bill Benton,CliftonLarson Allen; Kim Heintz,H ighlands Independent Bank; Bill and Lisa Jarrett, Bill Jarrett Ford; Andrew K atsanis,Grace Bible Church of Sebring; Drs. C armelita and Abe Lim, Carmelita Lim,MD and Associates; Jean Lund,Tom and Chad Lund Insurance; Peggy Smith,Florida H ospital Foundation board member; Cliff and Suzette Rhoades,Clifford R.R hoades,PA and Happy O wl & Le Attique; John and Jan Shoop,Highlands I ndependent Bank and Sebring International R aceway; Dr. Norm and Laurie Stephens,South Florida Community C ollege; Robin Scheck, SunTrust Bank; and Tim Cook,Florida Hospital CEO and President. Through the efforts of C elebrity Dinner and an 18month Foundation campaign to raise more than $200,000,Florida Hospital will offer an updated pediatric unit and expandeds ervices to families in H ighlands and Hardee County. Florida Hospital Foundation would like to sincerely thank the Gertrude S. McGrewTrusta nd SunTrust Bank F oundation for their generous contributions to help kick off the campaign. Form ore information,call the Florida Hospital Foundation at 402-5369. Celebrity Dinner raises $9,000 for Pediatric Unit Courtesy photo Celebrity servers and the Foundation team pose for a g roup photo. By ED BALDRIDGE ed.baldridge@newssun.comSEBRING Its a good,old-fashioned summer picnic,and this time the entire county is invited. s open to the public, but the main theme is to let our prominent businesses know about some of our other local businesses,said Kristina Anderson, executive director of the Highlands County Economic Development Commission about Saturdays Highlands County company picnic. The picnic will be rom 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Henscratch Winery on Henscratch Road in Lake Placid. One of the biggest areas of business is between businesses. We have some opportunities to there here in Highlands County. This is a great chance to network businesses together, Anderson said on Thursday. This will be fun for the whole family.There will be a lot of the traditional family events,included a threelegged race,prizes and its all free to participate, Anderson said. Her organization will provide the area,fun and prizes,but she encouraged participants to pack a lunch. s a picnic, bring a picnic. We are providing preordered lunch for $10 if you call our office before 5 p.m. on Friday,but we are encouraging everyone to bring lunch,Anderson said. The Winery will be open for taste testing and the gift shop is scheduled to be open. The Shake Shack will also be open,said Anderson. Anderson said the weather will have cleared by the time the picnic starts and she expects a pretty good turn out. I was afraid it was going to be too hot,but with the rain,there should be cooler weather. It will be perfect for a picnic basket,Anderson said. Contact the EDC at 863453-2818 or on the web at EDC to hold company picnic Public invited to pack a lunch Saturday at Henscratch Farms This will be fun for the whole family. There will be a lot of the traditional family events.KRISTINA ANDERSON TDCdirector


C M Y K Special to the News-SunS EBRING A Sebring man was charged with dama ging state lands along the northwest shore of Lake Jackson in Sebring by usinga tractor to clear and till a quarter-mile-long,100-yardw ide swath of lake bottom. A month-long investigation by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission resulted in ac itation to William D. Askin, 46. Askin admitted to mowi ng aquatic plants and tilling the exposed lake bottom without a permit. The viola-t ion (F.S. 375.314) for damaging state property with a m otor vehicle is a seconddegree misdemeanor punishable by up to $1,000 and/or6 0 days in jail. Askin will pay a $459.25 fine. In addition to damaging t he lake bottom,it is also likely that bird nests were d estroyed. However,we did not witness that damage occurring,said Matt Ervin, investigating officer for the FWC. Anyone responsiblef or destruction of state and federally protected species could face much steeper fines. Bird enthusiasts reported the violation to the FWC on May 6. According to Askin,f riends who live near the lake asked him to mow the area to i mprove their view.Askin admitted to having engaged in the practice for several years. Unfortunately,this type o f illegal activity is becoming more common as Highlands County and other inland areas grow in population,with our wildlife andf isheries suffering for it, FWC Lt. Joe Allen said. D amage to state lands or other illegal activity involvi ng fish and wildlife should be reported to the Wildlife Alert Hotline by texting Tip@MyFWC.com or by t elephoning 888-404-3922. Those reporting illegal activi ty may remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward upon conviction of a violator. www.newssun.comN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012Page 3A PUBLIX-National Newspaper Plac; 3.639"; 16"; Black p lus three; process, 90458-liquor; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 4 4 2 2 GB'S LADIES & MENS FORMAL WEAR; 5.542"; 5"; Black plus three; process, 6/8/12; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4 4 4 4 1 1 News-SunSEBRING The identity of a 2o-year-old who drowned Friday was released by the Highlands County Sheriff's Office today. Chief Deputy Mark C. Schrader released the name of Elijan Gaffney and his mother,Taylor Rippen,19,after requests form the press. The male toddler was found in a pool around 9:15 a.m. Friday in the Golf Hammock Subdivision and was transported to Florida Hospital,but efforts to resuscitate him failed. According to Schrader,the case remains under investigation by the Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Unit. Drowning victim identified News-Sun file photo Kianna Blue, 10, a student at Woodlawn Elementary School, concentrates on distributi ng dessert at the New Testament Mission as part of last summers Smart Girls M inistry. By SAMANTHA GHOLAR s gholar@newssun.comSEBRING The Sebring Centennial event calendar has filled up for the main celebration week,O ct. 12-19,and organizers are working to get the final details in place Centennial planning committee members and the Sebring Chambero f Commerce teamed up Tuesday e vening during the city council meeting with list of requests for the Centennial week celebrations. Chamber CEO Kristie Sottile presented council with a request for anO pen Container Ordinance waiver for a planned chamber mixer to be held in conjunction with a Centennial event on Oct. 18. The Centennial Committee,repr esented by Jane Hancock,also r equested a number of items from the Council Tuesday. e are requesting approval for a few road closures,one state road closure,said Hancock. D uring the Centennial week celebration,the Sebring Circle will be in full use as parades and other events take place in the area. Most of the spoke streets as well a s South Ridgewood Avenue (state c losure) will be blocked of to traffic,according to diagrams provided by the committee. Sottile had stated at a previous council meeting plans to update andr enovate the downtown Sebring chamber Office location to become more of a point of interest leading up to the Centennial events. Renovations may include painti ng,pressure washing and new l ighting. Sottile plans to open the downtown Chamber on Sundays beginning in October. The waiver request for Open Container Ordinance was approved b y council members. Council also approved requests for closures,hanging of banners and parking lot closures for the weeks e vents. Centennial Committee, Chamber prep for celebration By SAMANTHA GHOLAR s gholar@newssun.comS EBRING Sherell Simpson is beyond excited and ready for another year of the summer program she designed and founded. S impson is the mind behind the Smart Girls M inistry Inc.,a newly labeled a non-profit organi-z ation that focuses on uplifting and directing young girls on a path to a better life. This summer marks the s econd run of the Smart Girls Ministry Summer Workshop,which will take place June 25-29. The program is a unique a nd fun way for girls in grades 5-12 to get a new perspective on their lives while occupying themselves during the summer. e are losing our girls, said Simpson. We are losing them. They are becoming early moms,prostituting themselves,becoming dropouts. This program is a way to uplift them. Not only is Simpson hoping to steer the girls in a positive direction,she is working to break up the monotony of summer vacation. They get bored. My daughter tells me Mom, Im bored.This gives them something to do and look forward to,Simpson said. S mart GirlsMinistry works to present the young ladies with positive selfactualized women so that each girl will be able to seet heir potential.The program is faith-based and m inistry and religion play a major role in the everydayp rocess of the program. e want the girls to see the vision that God has for their lives. The Lord blessed me and put some-o ne in my path and planted the seed for this (program),said Simpson. The first workshop brought in 33 girls,most ofw hich were middle-school aged,Simpsons target group. Middle schoolers are at a persuasive age and Simpson wants to get those girls in a positive program and lifestyle rather than having them fall into the wrong crowd and begin a life of negative choices. This year we are hoping to get 50 girls. Of course,if we get more we wont turn them away. We will do what we can to accommodate everyone,Simpson said. Its going to be a fun and laugh-filled environment. We will boost them up,thats what we want to do. The Smart Girls M inistry also teaches the girls how to be a serviceminded individual through its community outreach day as well as teaching thea ttendees career goals, planning and life skills, s ocial interaction and much more. The program willa lso include entertainment from a well-known Miami gospel artist,activities, daily lunches,and snacks. At the finale of the activi ty filled week,each of the attendees will receive a certificate of completion and the opportunity to purchasea Smart GirlsMinistry Ts hirt for $10. ve had lots of support from the community for this project. The sponsors and donations from Alan Jay and Office Depot has been so great. They donated all of the pencils and papers and folders for the program. And I couldnt have done this without my executive assistant and husband Tyrone Simpson,she said. Smart Girls Ministry will be hosted by Trinity Worship Center at 512 S. Orange St. in Sebring. Contact Simpson at 2534288 or send an email to smartgirlsministry@ yahoo.com/. Summer program presents girls with smart choices Sebring man cited for damage to Lake Jackson The news is just a click away!www.newssun.com NEWS-SUN


C M Y K And the GOP-led L egislatures law imposing a 48-hour deadline on the League of Women Voters,R ock the Vote and other thirdparty groups that hold voter registration drives is a bust,af ederal judge rules. Democrats cry voter supp ression. Republicans insist there simply trying to prevent voter fraud. Whos right? T he problem is the way state GOP leaders in Florida ( and various other GOP-led states) are going about it. They want to preventa problem that theres no evidence even exists. It carriest he stench of voter suppression in a presidential election y ear when Florida is among a handful of swing states key to victory for either PresidentB arack Obama or his Republican opponent,Mitt R omney. Back in the contentious p residential nail-biter of 2000,the integrity of Floridas voting system wasc hallenged by butterfly ballots and dimpled chads and a purge of thousands of voterst he state deemed to be ineligible felons when,in fact,they w ere eligible to vote. Those structural problems were fixed years later by federala nd state laws,with new ballot scan machines in Florida a nd rules that made early voting possible days before the official Election Day. The point was to have access to voting and transparency. B ut now,Florida seems to be heading back to those Flori-duhdays of purging voters who have every right to vote and finding ways to limity oung people,immigrants and minorities who typically l ean Democrat from voting with onerous rules on voterregistration drives,restrictions U.S. District JudgeR obert Hinkle called risky businessfor those groups that faced $1,000 in fines if they submit new voter forms past the 48-hour rule. H inkle struck down the 48hour limit and a requirement that voter registration groupsd isclose the names of volunteers who dont even collect the forms. His injunctionr eturns Florida to a much more flexible 10-day timeline t o submit voter forms. Scott,who set up residence in the Sunshine State only af ew years ago,should be sensitive to Florida votersconc erns about transparency, even if those voters are not from his party. He is the governor of all Floridians,after all. Appealing the judgesd ecision just a couple of months before the August prim ary for state and congressional elections would be the wrong course. An editorial from the Miami Herald. Page 4AN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012www.newssun.comANOTHERVIEWPOINTTODAYSLETTERS 2 227 U.S. 27 South Sebring, FL 33870 863-385-6155 N EWSROOMROMONA WASHINGTONPublisher/Executive Editor E xt. 515editor@newssun.com S COTT DRESSELE ditor E xt. 516s cott.dressel@newssun.comDAN HOEHNESports Editor E xt. 528daniel.hoehne@newssun.com A DVERTISINGV ICKIE JONESExt. 518v ickie.jones@newssun.comMITCH COLLINSExt. 507mcollins@newssun.com C IRCULATIONT ONY MCCOWANE xt. 522anthony.mccowan@newssun.com BUSINESS OFFICEJANET EMERSONExt. 596legals@newssun.com EDITORIAL& OPINION Dont take us back to days of Flori-duh The Scott administrations attempt to purge the voting rolls of suspected noncitizens violates federal civil rights laws,the Justice Department warns. A plan to fill in dredge holeEditor: H eres my plan to fill in the dredge holein Lake Jackson at City Pier:Get a large group of people. Some with shovels and some withs mall water craft (rowboats, canoes,kayaks). Have a large supply of five-gallon pails. Fill pails with approvedfill. L ots of good healthy exercise for the shovelers. Transport to site via small craft again,good healthy exercise for rowers,paddlers. D ump into hole. Weight lifting is healthy exercise. R epeat until hole is filled. It will take a day,two days,maybe a week. But itw ill not take two years of talking and assigning blame. U nfortunately,nobody in a position of responsibility will want to do this because nobody will be paid. It will be fun,though,if enoughp eople get involved. Oh,will also need w aivers signed by each volunteer because of the inherent danger of working nearw ater. God forbid the city gets sued. T om Walsh SebringMore educated f ools than people with common senseEditor: Am I the only person confused by what I read int he newspapers and see and hear on TV? First I hear vote against Obama Care.Before I vote, can anyone tell me exactlyw hat is Obama Care?I hear all kinds of statements, p ro and con,but I really havet read what it ise xactly. Next,all this talk about FCAT.Well,I know it is a test,but exactly what is the test? Does it test to see ift he children can read,write (yes cursive,not just print), make change,know how to figure how much paint to buy to paint a wall,how tok ill weeds (how much weed killer to buy for a certain size yard),how to double a recipe (or cut one down) and I could go on and on. However,my point is do they know how to live in the real world? They can study advanced math,etc.,but do they know the basics? Are the teachers being allowed to teach them these basics or are they held accountable for how well they do on some test? Maybe I am way off base, but it seems we have a lot of educated fools and a lot of people with no common sense. Am I the only person who feels this way? I think not,but would appreciate hearing other comments. Alice Finkelstein Avon ParkDonations sought for LP fireworksEditor: We are approaching the time of year when we will again celebrate the birth of our country. It is a time to reflect on the generosity and courage that makes our country the greatest on earth. It is also time to take a moment to remember all those who have sacrificed to build our vast nation from the wilderness that was discovered so very long ago. It is with the humbling respect and patriotic spirit, that we,the Lake Placid Jaycees,organize the Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration every year. As you know,our members work hard throughout the year to raise money for this wonderful event. We will be hosting our sliced pork barb ecue on Saturday,June 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.,at Stuart Park to raise additional funds. Tickets are a vailable by calling Kim a t 465-2313,or Brittney at 465-6622. In town,delivery of meals will be available to l ocal businesses,if requested in advance. The majority of the fund i ng for the fireworks display c omes directly from the generous donations of local businesses and citizens in o ur wonderful town. We are pleased to announce that the Town of Lake Placid has m ade an extraordinary d onation of $5,000 towards t his years fireworks display! The cost to put on such a s how is approximately $12,000. Without your generous support,our small club would be unable top roduce such a spectacular event year after year. If yo u are able to contribute to our annual salute to America, p lease send your donations to:Lake Placid JayceesF ireworks Fund,P.O. Box 2490,Lake Placid,FL 33862-2490. Donations also may be dropped off at HappinessF arms,Clarke Pest Contro l o r the Lake Placid Chamber of Commerce. We thank you in advance f or your support and we invite you and your friends a nd your neighbors to attend the fireworks display over Lake June at 9 p.m., Tuesday,July 3. We alsoi nvite you to join us for ou r delicious sliced pork barbecue from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday,June 16,at Stuart Park. Lyle Wilson and Donald C larke Lake Placid Jaycees 2012 Fireworks chairmenBishop is candidate of choiceE ditor: Whether I am volunteering for Ag-Venture, Highlands County C attlewomen,or a youth project,I know I can depen d on Susie Bishop. She knows how to be part of a team,to organize things and then get busy pulling her share of the work. She has had plenty of practice. Susie Bishop,hoping to fill the position of Highlands County Supervisor of Elections when Joe Campbell retires this year,is running in the upcoming elections. Susie Bishop realizes ho w important it is for all eligible citizens to be informed and to vote thoughtfully for government officials at every level. She knows that registering voters properly, serving as a resource for candidates,managing polling sites well and processing the results with absolute accuracy are esse ntials in Americas form of government. Because Susie has been closely monitorin g and participating in local public affairs for more than 20 years,she has a clear understanding of how public business is conducted. I know Susie Bishop very well. She is dependable and completely honest. She has boundless energy and lives by very high standards in both her personal and professional conduct. Her varied experience in private business,operations of a non-profit,governmental affairs and a wide variety o f volunteer projects,makes her an outstanding candidate for the position of Supervisor of Elections. And vote for Susie Bishop. Judy Bronso n Sebring The Obama administration is no friend of farmers,and the recent stunt involving the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sending spy planes over the state of Nebraska to keep an eye on where cows drop their patties is the latest example of overreach by an administration that is bent on controlling every aspect of our lives,but farming in particular. According to the Lincoln Journal Star,the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality has been overseeing the health of Nebraskas waters for more than 30 years,and its director, Mike Linder,says hes not sure why the flyovers are taking place. Why let the states do for themselves what our allknowing,all-seeing government can do for them? At an agricultural conference in November 2011 keynote speaker and environmental attorney,Harriet Hageman,warned The EPA is one of the most insidious organizations in the US.and is a prime example of regulation without representation. Farmers and ranchers have similar concerns about Obamas U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). During a bus tour across rural America last summer,Obama was confronted time and again by ranchers and farmers concerned that unsubstantiated regulation was regulating them out of business. According to the National Cattlemens Beef Association,proposed USDA regulations would cost 114,000 jobs nationwide and increase retail meat prices more than three percent.A statistic likely lost on a president whose discriminating palate includes $100 steaks. Certainly no one can forget the USDAs attempt to impose a Christmas tree tax(fee improve the image and marketing of Christmas trees.Bah humbug. Last fall,the Department of Labor (DOLgulate the relationship shared between parents and their kids on family farms. According to Politico,the proposed rule would have prohibited those under age 16 from manual labor like stall cleaning using a shovel and using a batteryoperated screwdriver. When I was a kid,this type of manual labor was called Saturday morning chores. The bill also limited exposure to sunlight based upon wind speed and humidity as well as participation in 4-H clubs. And Mrs. Obama wonders why our kids are so fat. Last but not least,the Department of Transportation (DOT) proposed a rule that would reclassify all farm vehicles as commercial motor vehicles meaning anyone driving a tractor or operating certain farm equipment would require a commercial drivers license. Never mind the fact that many farm workers are migrant workers who do not qualify for driverslicenses,let alone commercial driverslicenses. Admittedly,farmers have their hands dirty in this corner they find themselves backed into. Farming subsidies almost invite the government to meddle in an industry it plays such a big role in propping up. But farms are not just part of the fabric of this country; American farms provide much needed food aid to the third world. When you apply bureaucratic pressure to any industry, you run the risk of driving those same workers out of the industry,which becomes self-defeating. Government control of the farming industry is illustrative of the Obama Administration which operates more like a dictatorship than a representative democracy.Whether its farming, healthcare,the auto industry or energy production,there is no amount of government intervention and overreach that can replace good,old-fashioned American ingenuity and hard work. Susan Stamper Brown is an opinion page columnist, motivational speaker and military advocate who writes about politics, the military, the economy and culture. Email Susan at writestamper@gmail.com or her website at susanstamperbrown.com/. Guest columns are the opinion of the writer, not necessarily those of the News-Sun. Obama administration overregulating farms out of business Guest Column Susan Stamper Brown


C M Y K a t 465-7074. Checks may be mailed to the Military Order Purple Heart,P. O. Box 8201,Sebring,FL 33875. I f you received a Purple H eart from injuries sustained while in the U.S. M ilitary,you are eligible to join the MOPH. The yearly dues are very low. Meetings are held on Saturdays so as not to be conflict with any o ther activities. For more information,contact Arbelo o r Marsh,or write to the above address.Bridal Fashion Show comes to Circle ParkSEBRING On behalf of D owntown Downtown Sebring,GBs Ladies & Mens Formal Wear will present a Bridal Fashion S how in Circle Park from 58 p.m. today in Downtown Sebrings Circle Park. The event will feature formal w ear for brides,bridesm aids,mother-of-the bride g owns and tuxedos. Intermission music will be provided by A Premier Entertainment.Bring lawn c hairs and enjoy the beautif ul fashions in Downtown Sebring. Destination Downtown Sebring shopping includes more than 25 stores,boutiques,galleries,eateries and more that will stay open late during this special event.F ood vendors will also be o pen around the Circle Park and near Sadie Kahn Park, next to Lindas Books. For more information about the monthlyD estination Downtown events,which is co-sponsored by the Sebring Community Redevelopment Agency,visit www.DestinationDowntownSe bring.com. Childrens Museum again offers The Amazing RaceS EBRING The Childrens Museum of the Highlands announces the third annual The Amazing Race For the ChildrensM useumwill be happening on June 30. This entertaining fundraiser allows competitors to travel around the county following clues anda ttempting a wide variety of challenges at each location. Participation is by regist ration; each team is comprised of two competitors and will pay a team entry feeo f $100. The museum will provide lunch and dinner d uring the event. Grand prize for the winning team is $300. A ll monies raised stay in Highlands County and help t he museum in its effort to provide a safe,interactive place for children and families to learn and grow. For more information about ther ace or the museum,call 385-5437 or online at w ww.childrensmuseumhighlands.com.Community Sidewalk Garage Sale this SaturdaySEBRING The monthly D owntown Sebring Community Sidewalk Sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Downtown Sebring is thrilled toa nnounce the return of the fun and exciting Downtown Community Sidewalk Garage Sales,which will be held one Saturday a month. During these events,space will be available for vendors to reserve in order to sell merchandise in Downtown Sebring. To reserve a space,download an application at www.DestinationDowntownS ebring.com or contact Linda Tucker at 382-2649.AP museum closes for summerAVON PARK The Depot Museum is closed for the summer and will reopen Wednesday,Aug. 15. However,special arrangements can be made for groupt ours and dining car luncheons. Call 385-8618.SFCC offers Security Guard certification courseAVON PARK South Florida Community Collegew ill offer a 40-hour Security Guard Training course,June1 1-26,at the SFCC Public Service Academy,SFCC Highlands Campus. Classm eets four nights per week, 6 -10 p.m. Monday through T hursday. T his course is required to work as a state of Florida licensed security guard,classD license. Topics covered will include patrol techn iques,first aid,terrorism, F lorida statutes and those a s mandated by the Department of Business Regulation. Cost of the course is $137 per person. Registration must be complete before the start of the course. Register in Building B at t he Highlands Campus or any SFCC campus or center. F or more information,contact the SFCC Public Service Academy at ext. 7280 or 7285 at 453-6661,465-5300, 494-7500,or 773-2252 or visit http://www.southflorid a.edu/publicservice.New time this Sunday for Scribes Night OutS EBRING Because of scheduling problems,Scribes N ight Out takes place this S unday,June 10,from 2-4 p.m.,instead of the regular time of 6 p.m. The location remains the same: Brewsters Coffee House, just south of Home Depot. The event will include an Open Mike session,open to any writer wanting to share a s ample of their original w ork. Listeners are also welcome to attend. Admission is free. Time will also be devoted to business matters. F or more information,call Larry Levey at 385-8618 or Brewsters at 314-8890. www.newssun.comN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012Page 5A DAILY COMMERCIAL; 3.639"; 1"; Black; cornerstone hospice; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 4 4 9 9 MARTIAL ARTS (pp 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 3 5 5 3 3 GRIFFIN'S CARPET MART; 7.444"; 10"; Black; 6/8/12; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4 4 4 4 0 0 Continued from page 2A CO MMUNITYBR IEFS MARILYNN BAKER Marilynn Joyce Baker, 77,of Avon Park,Fla.,formerly of Moline,Ill.,diedM onday,June 4,2012 in Peru,Ill. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, June 8,2012 at EsterdahlM ortuary & Crematory, Ltd.,6601 38th Avenue, Moline. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Perh er wishes,cremation rites have been accorded. Burial of cremains will be at Greenview Memorial Gardens. Memorials mayb e made to Moffitt Cancer Center Sarcoma Clinic, Tampa,Fla. M arilynn was born on Aug. 22,1934 in Moline, Ill.,the daughter of CareyE and Pyrle V. (Peterson Lewis. She married W illiam Clyde Henderson and then John A. Freude, who preceded her in deatho n Jan. 15,1982. She later married Melvin Baker,who p receded her in death on June 6,1995. Marilynn worked fora time as the headn urse of Pediatrics a t Moline Public Hospital,l eaving in 1978. She then worked at F ranciscan,largely in the Alzheimers Division with a certification in G erentology. She ended her career as a Parish Nurse for Union Congregational and Hope United Church of Christ in Moline where shew as a member. After 46 years as a nurse,Marilyn retired in 1996 to Avon Park,Fla. She was a Red Hatter,Queen ofH oneybees in Avon Park, and very active in Union C ongregational Church in Avon Park,Fla. S urvivors include daughters,Cathie (Larry of Peru,Ill.,and Cindy (Damian Deutschof Moline,I ll.; step-children,Dorothy Burdick of Moline,Ill.,Jeff Freude of Des Moines, Iowa,and Michael Freude and Janelle Freude,both ofG enoa,Ill.; grandchildren, William R. Crouch, Kristina Tapscott,Zachary Tapscott,and Ethan Deutsch; three great-grandchildren; numerous stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren; and one brother,Richard (Donnawis of Omaha, Neb. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother,Donald Lewis; and sister,Betty Coverdill. Online condolences may be left for the family by visiting her obituary at www.esterdahl.com. BETTY JANE CAMPBELL Betty Jane Campbell,82, of Lake Placid died May 31,2012 at Good Shepherd Hospice House. Born in Benton,Ill.,she moved to Lake Placid in 1985 from Chicago. She was a cosmetologist and administrator of a medical facility. Shew as a member of the United Methodist Church in Lake Placid. She is survived by her husband,Donald; son,S teven Campbell of Lake Placid; daughter,Linda Eldredge of Lake Clarke Shores,Fla.; five grandchildren and five great-g randchildren. Interment will be cared for by Lake Forest Crematory,Avon Park,Fla. Memorial contributionsm ay be sent to Good Shepherd Hospice. Swanns Mortuary,Sebring,is inc harge of arrangements. SOL MOSELEY SR. S ol Youmans Moseley Sr.,89,died F riday,May 25, 2012 at home in Avon Park,Fla. B orn Feb. 1,1923,in Lyons,Ga.,he served in t he Pacific with the U.S. Army's 112th Cavalry during World War II. In 1946 he and his wife, Jurelle,moved to AvonP ark and he soon formed a partnership with Dan B ennett. Bennett and Moseley Building Contractors built many oft he homes,schools and churches in Highlands C ounty in the 1950s and 1960s. Sol served as the building inspector for the c ity of Avon Park in the 1980s. He was active in the Assembly of God Church until his later years whenh e attended the Sanctuary Church of God. He loved to fish and enjoyed taking others fishing. He taught all hisg randchildren to fish with a couple inheriting his love f or fishing. Sol was preceded in d eath by his wife of 52 years,Jurelle,and grandson,Ronnie Moseley. He is survived by his wife,Katie; son and hisw ife,S.Y. and Lynn Moseley; daughter and her husband,Martha Ann and Gary Pendrak; grandchildren,Trevor Moseley,A lecia Heuback,Stephanie Pobst,Christopher and Abigail Pendrak,Michael and Jennifer Pendrak; one sister,Elizabeth Mackintosh; and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Friday, June 8,from 5-7 p.m. with the funeral service Saturday,June 9 at 11 a.m., both at Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home,Avon Park. Death noticesEchard K. Berkshire 58,of Sebring died June 4, 2012. Swanns Mortuary, Sebring,is in charge of arrangements. Rubert Harewood ,82, of Sebring died May 31, 2012. Swanns Mortuary, Sebring,is in charge of arrangements. OB ITUARIES B aker Follow the News-Sun on www.twitter.com/thenewssun www.facebook.com/newssun ORLANDO (APA new bond hearing is set for George Zimmerman,the Florida neighborhood watch volunteer charged in the fatal shooting of an unarmed teenager.The hearing is set for the morning of June 29. Zimmerman returned to jail Sunday because his $150,000 bond was revoked after prosecutors claimed he and his wife,Shellie, deceived the court during an April bond hearing. At the hearing,Shellie Zimmerman testified that the couple had limited funds for bail because she was a fulltime student and her husband wasnt working. Prosecutors say Zimmerman actually had raised $135,000 in donations from a website he created. New bond hearing set for Trayvon Martin shooter In lieu of flowers, consider a gift to support Hospice care. 888-728-6234 Cornerstonehospice.orgNo. 5019096


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C M Y K feet of clearance on the left. Breylinger pointed out the danger to the tubers. All was well,until Evan Stover who is autistic was swept toward the tree. The tube was pulled under the trunk and Evans legs were caught. He initially saved himself by clinging to the trunk,but the water flowed over his head and it was all he could do to keep from being sucked under. Breylinger,McGrath and another young man,Carl Rivera,saw what happened. Like Stover,however,they could not steer in the swift current,so shot by Stover and had to clear a rapids before heading back. Breylinger said what happened next was one of the bravest acts hes witnessed. McGrath steered to shore, threw his tube to one side and ran back to Stover as fast as he could. He was very quick, Breylinger said. He didnt stop to think. He raced across an island to reach the tree. McGrath said the only way he could help was to get into the water himself,wading in waist deep,dealing with a slick rock bed. Even then the current was so strong all Kenneth could was hang on to Stover and help him keep his head above water. Breylinger and Rivera were not far behind and quickly joined McGrath. It took all three of them to get Stover to shore. Breylinger and McGrath praise Stover for remaining calm in a life or death situation. He didnt panic at all, McGrath said. McGrath is a member of the high schools Air Force JROTC program. Breylinger wrote a letter documenting the incident. The letter was passed on the headquarters for AFJROTC at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. As result,McGrath has been awarded the Gold Medal of Valor. It recognizes outstanding voluntary acts of self-sacrifice and personal bravery ... (with ous risk of life above and beyond the call of duty. McGrath,going into his junior year,wants to go to the U. S. Naval Academy and then become a Marine. enny is special, Breylinger said Thursday morning. Hes a very responsible young man. Page 8ANews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012www.newssun.com FRAMES AND IMAGES; 3.639"; 2"; Black; june ads; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 2 2 2 2 E.O. KOCH CONSTRUCTION CO.; 5.542"; 4"; Black; seam p/u; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4 4 3 3 9 9 Germaine said. A dvertising fees for the lots,said Administrative Services Director Jed Secory,are $50.40,but the certified mail fees of$ 4.44 plus the registered mail fee to Canada,Puerto Rico,both close to $15, and the sheriffs office fee of $40 to process the tax deed are all part of the countys expenses on top of the taxes. It was a mess before the housing boom,and then it was solved for a short time,now its a problem again,said Macbeth. One of the problems with the sale of the property is the special assessments on Sun N Lake properties for internal improvements and golf course upkeep. Some of the folks decide they dont want to buy the lots once they learn of the assessments, Germaine said. A quick search of the Clerk of Courts website at www.hcclerk.org shows liens for assessments on several properties that exceed $45,000 on lots appraised around $7,000. The Sun N Lake Improvement District will not foreclose for special assessments,according to Macbeth,because the countys property taxes will be due. Germaine explained that approximately $2.1 million in back taxes were now due on the 1,655 parcels the county will soon own. e wont pay the assessments and they wont foreclose on the assessments because they dont want to pay the taxes. So these will sit in limbo,Macbeth said. Continued from page 1A in property values was driven this year by a drop in market values. or residential and some c ommercial property,we are seeing lower sale prices,McIntyre said. Agricultural property and some commercialr entals are based on income from the property,including mobile home parks. Those are kind of stable right now,McIntyre said. The removal of groves d ue to disease has affected some of the tax collections, a ccording to McIntyre,but not significantly. Grove owners get a sort o f abatement from the state to encourage them to r emove diseased trees,but that is expected. That property returns to a market value assessment if it remains vacant. Vacant land prices have continued to slightly decrease,said McIntyre. Based on the 2011 sales, we continue to see vacant land slow. It is not like roller coaster slide,and it seems to be tapering out.B ut it continues to drop, McIntyre said. County Administrator Ricky Helms explained to the public that the impact of the estimated tax dropw ould be approximately $2 million less in revenue in t he general fund. Property taxes equal 56 percent of the $56 milliond ollar general fund,Helms said. If you want to know t he dollar impact,just over $2 million. C ontinued from page 1A l ived in Bogota,Colombia for an extended period of t ime. It gave me a broader perspective,she said. When her father retired, t he family settled in Highlands County where he had grown up. Fleck entered Sebring High School,but moved ont o South Florida Community College in her junior year,graduating witha high school diploma through SFCCs adult edu-c ation program half way through what would have b een her senior year. She married Chuck Fleck r ight of school,had two beautifuldaughters,and stayed home to raise them. As time passed,however, she became restless. In1 975 she went back to SFCC and earned a Licensed Practical Nurse certification. It became clear to her b efore long,however,that she needed more education. Fleck went back to school and earned a bachelors degree in teaching. She chose to specialize in exceptional student education,joined the district and entered the classroom. I loved teaching,said Fleck,who was once voted teacher of the year at Sebring Middle School. She described a special five years when she and Sandi Whidden now principal at Sebring Middle School taught in a pilot program focused on early drop-out prevention. Something happened then that changed the course of her career. She began to lose her hearing. The problem got so bad she could no longer hear young voices,and needed aids to hear adults. Unable to teach,but unwilling to leave educa-t ion,Fleck turned to administrative work. She was an a ssistant principal at Sebring High School and later the principal of Lake P lacid Middle School. Fleck said the longer she spent in schools the more she became aware of the importance to prepare stu-d ents for the digital future. As a principal she helped pilot several programs aimed at bringing computers into the classroom andp roviding students with Internet access. W hen she was recruited to head the department ofM anagement Information Systems it was a natural fit, she said. Then curriculum director Anne Lindsey left the dis-t rict. Fleck was again recruited to take over that position. In keeping the 21st century economy, Fleck took on curriculum ina ddition to her MIS duties. Now,Fleck said,she has been recruited again,this time to run for elected office. People said it was time for an instructional leader at the helm,she said. Fleck said,My goals are committed to the classroom.They include increasing student achievement by providing more support and resources to schools and teachers,utilizing technology to the fullest,and developing a plan to create effective instructional leadership succession at each of our schools. Fleck also wants to coordinate emergency response efforts with county agencies and law enforcement and provide on-going emergency training for all school administrators and staff. Continued from page 1A v eteran Bill Farmer). Fiona,however,is having an affair with Bob Philips (played by newcomer Kevin Hacker). Bobs wife Teresa (played by HLT v eteran Ellen Lemos) is something of a shrew. She certainly isnt going to let him get away with anything. For example,in one scene she attacks Bob witha soup ladle. C hris Martin (another veteran HLT actor) plays the character of William Detwiler. Dawn Balsamo,a newcomer,p lays his wife Mary. William and Bob work for Frank. The complication occurs when Bob a nd Fiona independently use William and Mary as alibis to hide their affair f rom their spouses. This leads to confusion about who is having an affair with whom. T he staging of the play is different from the usual. With the curtain up as t he audience gathers,the set is divided into two living rooms the swank Foster home on the one side and the scruffy Philips house on the other. When the couples are in their homes a t the same time it is like watching two plays at once. Finely tuned timing k eeps the audience from becoming as confused as the characters. In one dinner scene the dinning room t able is divided in half and two meals on two different days are played sideb y-side. The play is very demanding, Lemos said,one of the hardest roles I ve played. Its been a real challenge. She laughed. There are a lot of fights. I kick everybodys butt. The worst part,Lemos added,is that Teresa is really mean,and I foundm yself talking to my real husband like t hat. I had to tone down the drama. Dobson-Hacker said she got involved because her husband is a good friend of W ades. Wade assured Dobson-Hacker she would be fine. Ill pull the performance out of you,Dobson-Hacker said Wade told her. And she did. Im hav-i ng more fun than Ive had in years, a nd thats a true statement. (Fiona a sexy side to her that I really enjoy playing. B ill Farmer has been in dozens of HLT productions. When Wade came to him saying,ve got a perfect part for you,hes an idiot,Farmer wasted no time. Im in,he told her. Its a veryf unny part in a very funny show. Continued from page 1A N ews-Sun photo by CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY D ont mistake Linda Dobson-Hackers polishing. In fact, her character is rich a nd she has enough free time to have an affair. Its that affair that is at the core of the play. HLTunveils latest play tonight Fleck running for superintendent County to have $2M less to work with due t o property value loss Tax deeds put lots of SNLlots in limbo News-Sun photograph by CHRISTPHER TUFFLEY ( From left) Chief Dennis Green, Kenneth McGrath and Major J. Kendall Galloway at Avon P ark High School. McGrath has been awarded the Gold Valor award by the AF JROTC. Last s ummer, while on a church camping trip, McGrath was instrumental in saving a classmates life when he got caught under a fallen tree Continued from page 1A McGrath honored for life-saving act


C M Y K www.newssun.comNews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012Page 9A IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 09-001137-GCS DIVISION: JUDGE LANGFORD CHEMICAL BANK WEST, a Michigan banking corporation, Plaintiff, v. ROBERT C. RILEY; DIXIE K. RILEY; TEAM FINANCIAL GROUP, INC., a Michigan corporation; COUNTRY CLUB VILLAS I OF SPRING LAKE HOMEOWNERS' ASSOCIATION, INC.; SPIRES ROOFING INC. and UNKNOWN TENANTS/OWNERS IN POSSESSION, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to a final decree of foreclosure entered in the above-entitled cause in the Circuit Court of Highlands County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Highlands County, Florida, described as: Cluster 29, Unit E, COUNTRY CLUB VILLAS I PHASE III OF SPRING LAKE, according to the plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 15, at Page 139, being a replat of a portion of Tract C of Country Club Villas I of Spring Lake, as per plat recorded in Plat Book 15, Page 74, lying Section 1 6, Township 35 South, Range 30 East, of the Public Records of Highlands County, Florida, Parcel ID: C163530-010029000E0 Property Address: 2210 Villaway East, Sebring, FL 33876 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, in the Jury Assembly Room in the basement of the Highlands County Courthouse, 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870, beginning at 11:00 a.m. eastern standard time, on June 26, 2012. If a third party bidder is the purchase, the third party bidder must pay the documentary stamps attached to the Certificate of Title in addition to the bid, and shall immediately post with the Clerk, a deposit equal to 5% of the final bid. The deposit must be cash on cashier's check payable to the Clerk of the Circuit Court. Final payment must be made on or before 2:00 p.m. of the date of the sale by cash or cashier's check.N OTICE: Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60 DATED on May 31, 2012. BOB GERMAINE As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak As Deputy Clerk ATTENTION.: Americans with Disabilities Act: If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance in order to participate in a program or service of the State Courts System, you should contact the Office of the Court Administrator at (863voice863TDD (800Florida Relay Service in advance of your court appearance or visit to the courthouse as possible. Please be prepared to explain your functional limitations and suggest an auxiliary aid or service that you believe will enable you to effectively participate in the court program or service. IF THIS PROPERTY IS SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION THERE MAY BE ADDITIONAL MONEY FROM THE SALE AFTER PAYMENT OF PERSONS WHO ARE ENTITLED TO BE PAID FROM THE SALE PROCEEDS PURSUANT TO THE FINAL JUDGMENT. IF YOU ARE A SUBORDINATE LIEN HOLDER CLAIMING A RIGHT OT FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. IF YOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS. IF YOU ARE THE PROPERTY OWNER, YOU MAY CLAIM THESE FUNDS YOURSELF. YOU RE NOT REQUIRED TO HAVE A LAWYER OR ANY OTHER REPRESENTATION AND YOU DO NOT HAVE TO ASSIGN YOUR RIGHTS TO ANYONE ELSE IN ORDER FOR YOU TO CLAIM ANY MONEY TO WHICH YOU ARE ENTITLED. PLEASE CHECK WITH EITHER THE HIGHLANDS COUNTY CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT AT 590 SOUTH COMMERCE AVE., SEBRING, FLORIDA 33870; (863 WITHIN TEN (10 IF THERE IS ADDITIONAL MONEY FROM THE FORECLOSURE SALE THAT THE CLERK HAS IN THE REGISTRY OF THE COURT. IF YOU DECIDE TO SELL YOUR HOME OR HIRE SOMEONE TO HELP YOU CLAIM THE ADDITIONAL MONEY, YOU SHOULD READ VERY CAREFULLY ALL PAPERS YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SIGN, ASK SOMEONE ELSE, PREFERABLY AN ATTORNEY WHO IS NOT RELATED TO THE PERSON OFFERING TO HELP YOU, TO MAKE SURE THAT YOU UNDERSTAND WHAT YOU ARE SIGNING AND THAT YOU ARE NOT TRANSFERRING YOUR PROPERTY OF THE EQUITY IN YOUR PROPERTY WITHOUT THE PROPER INFORMATION. IF YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO PAY AN ATTORNEY, YOU MAY CONTACT A LEGAL SERVICES OFFICE, SUCH AS: HEART OF FLORIDA LEGAL AID SOCIETY, INC., 1000 S. HIGHLAND AVENUE, SEBRING, FL 33870. TELEPHONE NUMBER, (863 519-5663OR THE FLORIDA BAR'S FLORIDA ATTORN7EYS SAVING HOMES TOLL FREE HOT LINE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 282011CA000733XXXXXX THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF THE CWALT, INC., ALTERNATIVE LOAN TRUST 2006-OA21, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-0A21, Plaintiff, vs JOHNNY HARRISON; UNKNOWN TENANT NO. 1; UNKNOWN TENANT NO. 2; and ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING INTERESTS BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST A NAMED DEFENDANT TO THIS ACTION, OR HAVING OR CLAIMING TO HAVE ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST IN THE PROPERTY HEREIN DESCRIBED, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant an Order or Summary Final Judgment of foreclosure dated March 20, 2012, entered in Case No. 282011CA000733XXXXXX of the Circuit Court of the Tenth Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein THE BANK OF NEW YORK M ELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF THE CWALT, INC., ALTERNATIVE LOAN TRUST 2006-OA21, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-0A21, is the Plaintiff and JOHNNY HARRISON; UNKNOWN TENANT NO. 1; UNKNOWN TENANT NO. 2; and ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING INTERESTS BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST A NAMED DEFENDANT TO THIS ACTION, OR HAVING OR CLAIMING TO HAVE ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR INTEREST IN THE PROPERTY HEREIN DESCRIBED, are Defendants, I will sell, pursuant to Chapter 45, Florida Statutes, to the highest and best bidder for cash at the Highlands County Courthouse, 430 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870, on the 20th day of June, 2012, at 11:00 am, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: THE NORTH 1/2 OF LOT 4304 AND ALL OF LOTS 4305 AND 4306, AVON PARK LAKES, UNIT NO. 14, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 7, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons needing special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the Clerk of the Court not later t han five business days prior to the proceeding at the Highlands County Courthouse. Telephone 863-386-6565 or 1-800-955-8770 via Florida Relay Service. DATED at Sebring, Florida, on March 21, 2012. ROBERT W. GERMAINE As Clerk, Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak AS DEPUTY CLERK June 1, 8, 2012 1050Legals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION C ASE NO.: 28-2010-CA-001350 DIVISION: JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., Plaintiff, vs. ASHLEY FRYE, et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to an Order Rescheduling May 25, 2012 Foreclosure sale dated May 24, 2012, and entered in Case No. 28-2010-CA-001350 of the Circuit Court of the Tenth Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida in which JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., is the Plaintiff and ASHLEY FRYE, STEVEN M. GUELFF, D.M.D., P.A., Highlands County, are defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on the Jury Assembly Room in the basement, Highlands County Courthouse, 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870, Highlands County, Florida at 11:00 AM on the 19th day of June, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: THE NORTH 1/2 OF LOT 6 AND ALL OF LOT 7, BLOCK 146, LAKEWOOD TERRACES, SHEET 3, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 94, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 4034 ELSON AVE., SEBRING, FL 33875-4801 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated in Highlands County, Florida this 24th day of May, 2012. Clerk of the Circuit Court Highlands County, Florida By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk June 1, 8, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 11-0000-38-GCS BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., a national banking association, Plaintiff, vs. JE. FUTCH CUSTOM HOMES, INC., a Florida corporation, JEFFREY E. FUTCH, an individual, TERRI L. FUTCH, an individual, and ANY UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION, Defendants. RE-SCHEDULE OF NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Agreed Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 23, 2012, setting the sale date as noticed herein, entered in the Captioned Matter of the Circuit Court of the Tenth Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., is the Plaintiff and JE. FUTCH CUSTOM HOMES, INC., et. al; are the Defendants, that I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at 11:00 a.m. at 430 S. Commerce Avenue, Jury Assembly Room, Sebring, FL 33870 or as soon as the sale may be had, in accordance with Section 45.031 of the Florida Statutes, on the 19th day of June, 2012, the following described property: Lot 38, Lot 39, Lot 40, Lot 41, Lot 118, Lot 119, Lot 120 and Lot 121, LESS Highway Right of Way, in Block R, of SUNSET POINT SUBDIVISION, according to the plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 1, Page 34, of the Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. Property Address: 2031 US Highway 27 South, Sebring, FL 33870. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE, IF ANY, MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. IF YOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS. WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of this Court on May 4, 2012. CLERK OF COURT BOB GERMAINE (SEAL By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak DEPUTY CLERK June 1, 8, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 10000336GCS BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., Plaintiff, vs. MIRTA S. MIGNONE A/K/A MIRTA H. MIGNONE; MIKE MIGNONE, et. al. Defendant. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 20, 2012, and entered in Case No. 10000336GCS of the Circuit Court of the TENTH Judicial Circuit in and f or Highlands County, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., is the Plaintiff and MIRTA S. MIGNONE A/K/A MIRTA H. MIGNONE; MIKE MIGNONE are the Defendant(s The Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE, SEBRING, FL 33870 AT 11:00 A.M. on June 20, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 13, BLOCK B, SEBRING PARK SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGE 22, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 21st day of March, 2012. Robert Germaine As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak As Deputy Clerk Dated this 21st day of March, 2012 Important In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Office of the Court Administrator, (8632 your receipt of this (describe notice hearing or voice impaired, call TDD (863 534-7777 or Florida Relay Service 711. June 1, 8, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 11000755GCS BANK OF AMERICA, N.A, SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP FKA COUNTRYWID HOME LOANS SERVICING LP, Plaintiff, vs. LAZARA ROBERT, et. al. Defendant. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 19, 2012, and entered in Case No. 11000755GCS of the Circuit Court of the TENTH Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP FKA COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING LP, is the Plaintiff and LAZARA ROBERT; UNKNOWN TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2 are the Defendant(s Germaine as The Clerk of the Circuit Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE, SEBRING, FL 33870 AT 11:00 A.M. on June 19, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 56, BLOCK 10, OF ORANGE BLOSSOM ESTATES UNIT NO. 6, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 35, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 23rd day of May, 2012. Robert Germaine As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak As Deputy Clerk Important In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Office of the Court Administrator, (8632 your receipt of this (describe notice hearing or voice impaired, call TDD (863 534-7777 or Florida Relay Service 711. June 1, 8, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 12-180 IN RE: ESTATE OF PAMELA LOWERY Division Probate Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Pamela Lowery, deceased, whose date of death was March 29, 2012, and the last four digits of whose social security number are 0072, is pending in the Circuit Court for Highlands County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 590 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is June 8, 2012. Personal Representative: /s/ Anthony S. Fontaine 1511 NW 18th Terrace C ape Coral, Florida 33993 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Charlotte C. Stone Attorney for Anthony S. Fontaine Florida Bar Number: 21297 Stone & Walder, P.L. 3200 US Highway 27 South, Suite 304 Sebring, FL 33870 Telephone: (863 Fax: (863 E-Mail: Charlotte@StoneandWalder.com June 8, 15, 2012 1050Legals 1050Legals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 28-2010-CA-000312 TD BANK, N.A., as substituted Plaintiff for MERCANTILE BANK, A DIVISION OF CAROLINA FIRST BANK, AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER WITH MERCANTILE BANK, Plaintiff, vs. JOEL REVELS, et al., Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated January 5, 2012 entered in Civil Case No. 28-2010-CA-000312 of the Circuit Court of the 10th Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein TD BANK, N.A., is Plaintiff and JOEL REVELS; et al., are Defendant(s I will sell to the highest bidder for cash, in the Jury Assembly Room in the basement of the Highlands County Courthouse located at 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, Florida at 11:00 a.m. on the 20th day of June, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: Lot 15, Block 135, Leisure Lakes Section Six, according to the Plat recorded in Plat Book 6, Page 37, of the Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. Street Address: 1102 Redbird Street, Lake Placid, FL 33852 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. DATED this 9th day of May, 2012. ROBERT W. GERMAINE Clerk of Circuit Court BY: /s/ Annette E. Daff Deputy Clerk June 1, 8, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case No.: 11000526-GCS HIGHLANDS INDEPENDENT BANK, Plaintiff, vs. JUSTIN C. JACKSON, CHRISTINA M. JACKSON, CLARK JACKSON, PATRICIA JACKSON, and ROBERT M. FOX, JR., Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to the "Final Judgment on Verified Complaint'' (the "Final Judgment''), entered in the above-styled action on May 31, 2012, the Clerk of Highlands County will sell the property situated in Highlands County, Florida, as described below at a Public Sale, to the highest bidder, for cash, at 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, Florida 33870, on June 26, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. Lot 17 and Lot 18, in Block 70, of TOWN OF AVON PARK, according to the Plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 1, Page 58, Public Records of DeSoto County, Florida of which Highlands County was formerly a part. Lying in Section 22, Township 33 South, Range 29 East, Highlands County, Florida. Address: 108 South Forest Avenue, Avon Park, Florida 33825 Real Property Tax ID Number: A-22-33-28-010-0700-0170 Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. BOB GERMAINE Clerk of the Circuit Court Highlands County, Florida /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk June 8, 15, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: FC-12-103 MARIA M. AYALA, Petitioner; a nd, VINCENTE AGUIRRE, Respondent. NOTICE OF ACTION T O: Vincente Aguirre YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for dissolution of marriage has been filed against you and y ou are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to: Maria M. Ayala, Petitioner, 1857 N. 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C M Y K Page 10ANews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012www.newssun.com 1050L egalsIN THE CIRCUIT COURT O F THE 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 28-2009-CA-000697 PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO NATIONAL CITY BANK SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO HARBOR FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK Plaintiff, vs. VERONICA SHIELDS; et al. Defendant(s NOTICE OF ACTION FORECLOSURE PROCEEDINGS TO: VERONICA SHIELDS AND UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF VERONICA SHIELDS, IF ANY, including any unknown spouse of the Defendant, if remarried and if said Defendant is dead, his/her respective unknown spouse, heirs, devisees, grantees, assignees, creditors, lien holders, and trustees, and all other persons claiming by, through, under or against the named Defendant; and the aforementioned named Defendant and such of the aforementioned unknown Defendant and such of the unknown named Defendant as may be infants, incompetents, or otherwise not sui juris. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose a mortgage on the following described property, to-wit: Being a parcel of land lying in Section 12, Township 38 South, Range 30 East, Highlands County, Florida and being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the south one-quarter (1/4 of said Section 12; thence bear S 89 degrees 3 8'47'' W, along the South line of said Section 12, for a distance of 93.03 feet to a Point; thence bear N 00 degrees 49'11'' W for a distance of 1606.45 feet to a point; thence bear S 86 degrees 48'44 W for a distance of 49.89 feet to a point; thence bear N 00 degrees 49'11'' W for a distance of 803.76 feet to the Point-of-Beginning; thence continue N 00 degrees 49'11'' W for a distance of 233.15 feet to a point; thence bear S 88 degrees 27'20'' W for a distance of 905.80 feet to a point; thence bear N 22 degrees 10'08'' W for a distance of 276.92 feet to a Point-of-Curvature of a curve concave to the east and having for its elements a radius of 143.13 feet, a central angle of 69 degrees 25'14''. A chord bearing of N 12 degrees 32'29'' E and a chord distance of 163.01, thence bear along said curve for an arc length of 173.42 feet to the Point-of-Curvature of a curve concave to the south and having for its elements a radius of 186.68 feet, a central angle of 31 degrees 53'29'', a chord bearing of N 63 degrees 11'51'' E and a chord distance of 102.67 feet; thence bear along said curve for an arc lenght of 103.91 feet to the point-of tangency of said curve; thence bear S 84 degrees 26'35'' E for a distance of 73.66 feet to a point; thence bear N 88 degrees 27'20'' E for a distance of 1481.01 feet to a point; thence bear S 00 degrees 03'13'' W for a distance of 676.31 feet to a point; thence bear S 81 degrees 51'13'' W for a distance of 70.36 feet to a point; thence bear S 88 degrees 27'20'' W for a distance of 597.74 feet to the Point-of-Beginning. Containing 20.6 acres, more or less, and being subject to any and all easements, restrictions, reservations and rights of way of record. Together with and subject to the following described easements: A 50.00 feet perpetual non-exclusive easement for right-of-way, ingress, egress and regress lying in Sections 1 and 12, Township 38 South, Range 30 East, Highlands County, Florida, and being more particularly described as the West 50.00 feet of said Sections 1 and 12, Township 38 South, Range 30 East, Highlands County, Florida; And Being 70.00 feet easements for the purpose of ingress, egress, utilities and drainage, lying in Sections 1 and 12, Township 38 South, Range 30 East, Highlands County, Florida, and being more particularly described as follows: being the East 70.00 feet of Sections 1 and 12, Township 38 South, Range 30 East, Highlands County, Florida; And Lying in Section 1, Township 38 South, Range 30 East, Highlands County, Florida and being 35.00 feet on either side of and parallel with the following described centerline: Commence at the Southwest corner or said Section 1; thence bear N 00 degrees 30'32'' E along the West line of said Section 1, for a distance of 200.23 feet to the Point-of-Beginning of said centerline of easement; thence bear N 89 degrees 10'08'' E for a distance of 5288.00 feet to the intersection with the East line of said Section 1, and the point of terminus of said centerline of easement; And Lying in Sections 1 and 12, Township 38 South, Range 30 East, Highlands County, Florida, and being 35.00 feet on either side of and parallel with the following described centerline: Commence at the Southwest corner of said Section 1; thence bear N 00 degrees 30'32'' E, along the West line of said Section 1, for a distance of 200.23 feet to a point; thence bear N 89 degrees 10'08'' E for a distance of 3058.61 feet to the Point-of-Beginning of said centerline of easement; thence bear the following bearings and distances along said centerline of easement;S 08 DEGREES 54'09'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 256.25 FEET TO A POINT;S 39 DEGREES 34'01'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 191.60 FEET TO A POINT; S 26 DEGREES 14'39'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 214.13 FEET TO A POINT;S 33 DEGREES 09'48'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 125.94 FEET TO A POINT;S 54 DEGREES 34'35'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 60.99 FEET TO A POINT;S 72 DEGREES 60'41'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 105.22 FEET TO A POINT;S 89 DEGREES 44'11'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 360.18 FEET TO A POINT; S 75 DEGREES 06'10'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 241.98 FEET TO A POINT;S 14 DEGREES 55'30'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 107.03 FEET TO A POINT; S 05 DEGREES 22'55'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 287.70 FEET TO A POINT;S 24 DEGREES 07'15'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 163.72 FEET TO A POINT; S 00 DEGREES 12'06'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 252.14 FEET TO A POINT; S 26 DEGREES 49'52'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 152.10 FEET TO A POINT; S 10 DEGREES 10'09'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 301.16 FEET TO A POINT;S 07 DEGREES 60'61'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 123.88 FEET TO A POINT; S 32 DEGREES 17'50'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 329.78 FEET TO A POINT; N 04 DEGREES 26'36'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 73.66 FEET TO A POINT OF CURVATURE OF A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTH AND HAVING FOR ITS ELEMENTS A RADIUS OF 186.68 FEET, A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 31 DEGREES 53'29'', A CHORD BEARING OF S 63 DEGREES 11'51'' W AND A CHORD DISTANCE OF 102.57 FEET; THENCE BEAR ALONG SAID CURVE FOR AN ARC LENGTH OF 103.91 FEET TO THE POINT-OF-CURVATURE OF A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST AND HAVING FOR ITS ELEMENTS A RADIUS OF 143.13 FEET, A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 69 DEGREES 26'14'', A CHORD BEARING OF S 12 DEGREES 32'29'' W AND A CHORD DISTANCE OF 163.01 FEET; THENCE BEAR ALONG SAID CURVE FOR AN ARC LENGTH OF 173.42 FEET TO THE POINT-OF-TANGENCY OF SAID CURVE; THENCE BEAR: S 22 DEGREES 10'08'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 309.76 FEET TO A POINT;S 08 DEGREES 54'55'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 292.18 FEET TO A POINT;S 08 DEGREES 06'57'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 198.17 FEET TO A POINT;S 33 DEGREES 10'02'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 134.22 FEET TO A POINT; S 02 DEGREES 12'00'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 266.15 FEET TO A POINT OF CURVATURE OF A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE NORTHEAST AND HAVING FOR ITS ELEMENTS A RADIUS OF 139.87 FEET, A CENTRAL ANGEL OF 70 DEGREES 02'46''. A CHORD BEARING OF S 30 DEGREES 33'27'' E AND A CHORD DISTANCE OF 160.54 FEET; THENCE BEAR ALONG SAID CURVE FOR AN ARC LENGTH OF 170.99 FEET TO THE POINT-OFCURVATURE OF A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE NORTH AND HAVING FOR ITS ELEMENTS A RADIUS OF 111.85 FEET, A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 64 DUMMY 2012 SERVICE DIRECTORY DUMMY 5X21.5 AD # 00015557


C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012Page 11A 2007 RORUTRAILER by INDIAN RIVER 2 Axle easy loose hookup, GVWR 3500 lbs., 20' 6"Long/ 6' 9" Wide/ 5' 6" High. $2000 OBO Call 863-414-0599 9220Utility Trailers 9000 Transportation TREADMILL ELEC.Weslo Cadence C22. In great working cond., hardly used, scans time, distance, speed & calories. $50. SOLD 1ST CALL!!! ELLIPTICAL MACHINEPractically new. Hardly used. Excel. cond. $100 obo. Call 863-446-1266 8150Fitness & ExerciseEquipment 8000 Recreation SHIH TZUPUPPIES FOR SALE 1 Boy & 3 girls, had their vaccines. 2 black & white and 2 brindle. $300. Home number 863-382-3808 or Cell 863-446-4218.NOTICEFlorida statute 585.195 states that all dogs and cats sold in Florida must be at least eight weeks old, have an official health certificate and proper shots and be free of intestinal and external parasites. 7520Pets & Supplies S EBRING *PHASE2 MOVING SALE* F ri & Sat. 6/8 & 9, 7am-?, 3529 Tubbs R d. Tools, 18.2 fridg., pots, linens, TV, s helving units, pictures, baby stuff, faux w ood blinds, toys, china, sewing machine, tv cabinet, file cabinet, work lt. rocker & storage cabinet. Rain or Shine! BYO BAGS Please. SEBRING THUR.Sat. 8 2pm. 2501 Gresham St. Large Sale! Kitchen items, furn., clothes, exercise equip., sporting g oods, rabbits w/cage and much more! S EBRING -GARAGE / SIDEWALK S ALE! DOWNTOWN at the CIRCLE. O VER 20 VENDORS J une 9, 7am 1pm. SEBRING -** HUGE SALE ** 1086 Lakeview Dr. Fri & Sat, June 8 & 9, 8am 2pm. Furniture, Electronics, S m. Kitchen appliances, Generators, T ools. Lot of Misc. Too Much To List!! S EB. *ESTATESALE* SUN N LAKES 3 715 Monza Dr. ( Hwy 27 to Sun N L akes Blvd., 2nd traffic Circle & Golf Club, L on Sunrise Dr., 2nd R on (Sunrise Dr. past Monza & Manor, to 3715 Monza Dr., few houses on rt w/ real estate sign i n front.) Fri & Sat, June 8 & 9, 8am 5 pm. Petit-point rocker, stool & chair, G recian glass lamp, Art glass, Cane c hair, collection of Vintage Christmas o rnaments, console TV, Cushman c olonial lounge chair & floor lamp, bookcases, end tables, night stands, hutch, bird bath, Staghorn fern, vintage golf clubs, reel mower, dog crate, g lassware, miniatures, vintage beads, c ast reindeer, camel bone flatware, art p rints, sterling infant's ring, Victorian Mourning locket, band & cir. saws, w renches, files, biscuit joiner, router & t able, drills, yard tools, Hedge trimmer, & surveyor tools. No Early Sales!! w ww.estatesales.net LAKE PLACIDThur. Sat. Huge Family S ale! 110 Lake Huntley Dr. off Holmes 33852. Tools, glass, clothes, fishing g ear, elec. & etc. A VON PARKSun Tues. 8 5pm. 2485 N. Archer Rd. Huge Sale! Nice Stuff! 7320Garage &Yard Sales S TOVE, GLASStop. Like new. Great cond. $100 will trade for refrigerator. C all 863-451-6163 C EILING FANLt. Beige. Decorative leaf blades. Hampton Bay. $50 Call 8 63-273-3575 7310Bargain BuysS EBRING -IN HOME SALE! Pick & Choose or Wholesale. 3 4' X 8' T ables full of Tools, Household Items & M ore. Call for appoint 863-471-0352 ( No garage or yard sales allowed) 7300Miscellaneous* COMMUNITYSILVERWARE ** Service for 12 / plus extras. $500 C all 352-453-5380 7200Apparel &Household Goods 7000 MerchandiseA VON PARKLarge Retail/Office B uilding, 100 E. Main St. A MUST SEE! 8 63-295-9272 6750Commercial RentalS TORE FRONTon Circle, 1500 sq. ft., G reat exposure, CRA incentive availble, 3 13 Circle Park Dr., prior Pieces of the P ast bldg. Perfect for Gallery/ Antiques or Consignment. Call 863-386-9100 6600B usiness & OfficesF or Rent SEBRING -3BR, 2BA, 1CG / $600 ** 3BR, 1BA, Carport / $500 ** 2BR, 1BA, Carport / $400. Some with Central Air or AC Units available. Call 917-657-3701 SEBRING -2 STORY TOWN HOME 3 BR, 2 1/2 BA, 1 CG $800/Monthly No Smoking, No pets. RENTED!!!! L AKE PLACID S YLVAN SHORES N ewer, Clean 3/2, 1 car garage. N on smokers. $795/mo. 8 63-465-3838 or 863-441-2844 6300Unfurnished HousesLAKE PLACIDNear Lake Placid Boat Ramp with lake access. Furnished 2/1, appliances, A/C. $600/mo. + $50 water. 8 63-465-1354. 6250Furnished Houses AVON PARK* LEMONTREE APTS 1BR $520 mo. + $350 Sec. Deposit, a vailable immediately. Washer/Dryer & WSG included. Pets OK! Call Alan 3 86-503-8953 AVON PARK** Highlands Apartments 1680 North Delaware Ave. 1BR, 1BA & 2BR, 2BA Available. Central Heat & Air. Extra insulation. 1 st & Sec. Call 863-449-0195 SEBRING -1BR, 1BA. Tile floors, fresh paint. I ncludes water. $395/mo. Call Gary Johnson, 8 63-381-1861. RELAX ATLake Isis Villas* Luxurious 2BR Apartment. Clean & Quiet Setting. Call 863-453-2669 6200UnfurnishedApartments SEBRING -Downtown on the Circle. 1 BR, 1BA, & Studios. 2nd. floor walk up, No pets. Starting at $400 mthly. V ETERANS POSSIBLY SUBSIDIZED C all 863-386-9100 PLACID LAKES/ Studio Apartment. K itchenette, Fully Furn., W/D avail., Golf C ourse. 2 People Maxim. Monthly or Yearly. $425. incl. all utilities & cable. N o pets. 954-805-5630 6150FurnishedApartmentsSEBRING 2/1Clean, Move In Ready! T ile floors, W/D hook up, central A/C, N ice Yard. No smoke or pets. Near Hospital & School. $500/mo. plus $400 s ecurity. 863-655-0982 6050Duplexes for Rent 6000 RentalsV ENUS -New 4BR/2BA (jacuzzi in M aster) A/C, tile, W/D, porch, w/option 2 0 acres. 8 horse barn, privacy fence, 1 b l. from Hwy 27. 731 CR 201. 786-370-2778 5150Mobile HomesFor Rent SEBRING -Partially Furnished. 1BR, 1 BA, Screened porch & Shed, New o verlay on roof. On Lake Josephine. 55 p lus park. $4000 OBO. Call for Info. 863-655-1645 PALM HARBORVILLAGE N ew 2012 Models-Doubles & Singles 1 5K Off All Homes 8 00-622-2832 ext 210 5050Mobile HomesFor Sale 5000 Mobile HomesSEBRING OWNERMUST SELL! Building Lots in Spring Lake, a Golf Community. Owner will finance, no credit check. Only $5K with $500 down. 1/4 acre & larger. Call Owner 772-343-9602 or 772-237-5367 4220Lots for Sale 4000 Real Estate 3000 Financial TEAM &SOLO DRIVERS. Immediate positions available! 48 CPM split for teams. 35 CPM for solo drivers. Drop & Hook available. No touch freight. Weekly pay + insurance. CDL-A w/1year OTR req'd. Food grade tank carrier. 800-877-2430. www.indianrivertransport.com TEACHERS NEEDEDFor Christian Pre-School in Avon Park. F/T. Exp. Preferred. P/T Art & Music Teacher positions also available. 863-443-2344 Leave Message. PRODUCTION/TRAINING SUPERVISOR:Min. 5 years in tire retread plant using precure process, hands on retread tire process experience; able to train staff; HS Diploma or GED; Avon park, FL. E-mail: bsuba@pride-enterprises.org PILE DRIVER/CARPENTERfor new construction site of SR 721, Lorida, Fl. 863-644-6826. EOE. EMPLOYEE NEEDEDFor Construction Company in Avon Park F/T, Exp. Pre-f erred. 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I f We can assist you, please call us:314-9876 News-Sun Classified DEGREES 66'11'', A CHORD BEARING OF N 81 D EGREES 57'04'' E AND A CHORD DISTANCE OF 120.09 FEET; THENCE BEAR ALONG SAID CURVE F OR AN ARC LENGTH OF 126.77 FEET TO A POINT-OF-REVERSE-CURVATURE OF A CURVE C ONCAVE TO THE SOUTH AND HAVING FOR ITS E LEMENTS A RADIUS OF 136.53 FEET, A CENT RAL ANGLE OF 49 DEGREES 45'36'', A CHORD B EARING OF N 74 DEGREES 21'46'' E AND A CHORD DISTANCE OF 114.88 FEET; THENCE B EAR ALONG SAID CURVE FOR AN ARC LENGTH OF 118.57 FEET TO THE POINT-OF-TANGENCY O F SAID CURVE; THENCE BEAR: S 80 DEGREES 46'26'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 2 80.54 FEET TO A POINT; N 86 DEGREES 48'44'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 4 83.86 FEET TO A POINT; N 70 DEGREES 19'52'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 1 66.64 FEET TO A POINT; N 52 DEGREES 33'36'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 144.46 FEET TO A POINT;N 51 DEGREES 17'35'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 134.00 FEET TO A POINT; N 17 DEGREES 08'51'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 46.38 FEET TO A POINT; N 14 DEGREES 44'47'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 203.88 FEET TO A POINT; N 02 DEGREES 40'47'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 1 37.08 FEET TO A POINT; N 07 DEGREES 19'26'' W FOR A DISTANCE OF 1 64.46 FEET TO A POINT; N 45 DEGREES 11'52'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 5 4.02 FEET TO A POINT; N 81 DEGREES 51'13'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 1 59.97 FEET TO A POINT; S 63 DEGREES 00'68'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 2 32.42 FEET TO A POINT; N 84 DEGREES 59'22'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 1 50.14 FEET TO A POINT; N 37 DEGREES 03'19'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 470.83 FEET TO A POINT; S 81 DEGREES 07'26'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 742.85 FEET TO A POINT; N 59 DEGREES 08'10'' E FOR A DISTANCE OF 807.62 FEET TO THE INTERSECTION WITH THE E AST LINE OF SAID SECTION 12, AND THE POINT-OF-TERMINUS OF SAID CENTERLINE OF E ASEMENT. Tax ID: C-12-38-30-010-0000-021A M ore commonly known as Easement Off Of State Road 70, Lake Placid, FL 333852 T his action has been filed against you, and you a re required to serve a copy of your written def ense, if any, to it on Plaintiff's attorney, Weltman, W einberg & Reis, Co., L.P.A., whose address is 550 West Cypress Creek Road, Suite 550, Fort L auderdale, FL 33309, on or before 30 days after the date of first publication, which is July 2, 2012, a nd file the original with the Clerk of the Circuit Court either before service on Plaintiff's attorney o r immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. W itness my hand and seal of this Court on the 22nd day of May, 2012. R obert W. Germaine, Clerk Highlands County, Florida B y: /s/ Annette E. 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C M Y K By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comWhile Corbin Hoffner made his decision Wednesday and is off toward his baseball future, Lake Placid grad Dylan WeberCallahans is still up in the air. Much like his good friend from Sebring, WeberCallahan had a breakout freshman season with the Bees of the Savannah College of Art and Design, otherwise known as SCAD. After a few relief appearances to get his feet wet, he cracked the starting rotation a nd by seasons end was the staff ace. During my first few appearances I was definitely a little nervous, he said. After that first start against Flagler College, I began to relax a little bit more and realized that I could handle pitching a gainst teams of this cali ber The stats certainly bore that out, as Weber-Callahanw ould post a 2.17 ERA, givi ng up just 19 earned runs in 78.2 innings, tossing one shutout among his five complete games. In high school I batted, played first, third, right and pitched, which gave me minimal time to work on my p itching, he said. Once I got to SCAD, I was only focusing on one position. I think that was the main reason for my improvement this season. He and the Bees capped off the season in fine fashion, going into the Sun Conference Tournament as the final seed, they took down top-seed EmbryRiddle, 7-1, behind WeberCallahans complete-game performance. The team By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comSEBRING Its been a whirlwind this week for Sebring graduate Corbin Hoffner, who as of Wednesday night officially became a member of the Chicago Cubs organization. It was little more than 24 hours earlier that area social media was engulfed in the news that Hoffner had been drafted by the Cubs in the 14th round of the 2012 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft, and already area scout Ed Durkin was in the Hoffner home for his final decision whether to sign with the team or to give his college career one more year and perhaps improve his stock for next years draft. It had, after all, been a breakout season for the towering right-hander in his first year at St. Petersburg College. After a strong career as a Blue Streak, Hoffner took to the mound for the Titans and posted a 2.52 ERAand amassed 73 strikeouts in his 71 innings pitched. Those numbers, along with his 6-foot, 5-inch frame, had heads turning and he got an invite to a workout and an indication of what was to come. I went to a Cubs pre-draft workout a couple of weeks ago in Clearwater at Jack Russell Stadium, Hoffner said. They told me they would be in touch. After Mondays first two rounds were done, the 40round draft headed into Tuesday. Around the eighth round, both the Blue Jays and the Cubs called and were wonSebrings Hoffner selected, signed by Cubs T T w w o o a a r r e e a a h h u u r r l l e e r r s s h h a a v v e e v v e e r r y y d d i i f f f f e e r r e e n n t t o o p p t t i i o o n n s s SPORTS B SE CTION News-Sun Friday, June 8, 2012 Page 3B Decisions, decisions News-Sun photo courtesy of KIM GAUGER Corbin Hoffner made it official Wednesday, signing his name in front of area scout Ed D urkin to become a member of the Chicago Cubs organization. Courtesy photoFormer Green Dragon Dylan Weber-Callahan saw a fantast ic freshman year at SCAD lead to a very tough choice to make. See HOFFNER, Page 4B Lake Placids Weber-Callahan has tough choice Courtesy photo T he moment that everything began to change for Corbin Hoffner, his name being called as the 14th-round draftee of the Cubs. CHOICE, Page 4B Fishin Around Don Norton For those of you who read BASS TIMES, a publication of B.A.S.S., editor Matt Vincent started h is column with this statement, In a museum in Havana there are two skulls of Christopher Columbus; one when he was a boy and one when he was a man. In May of 2004, that w as my opening paragraph in my first column at a previous newspaper. Tall tales and outright lies have always been associated with fishing and fishermen. I have been known to stretch the truth a time or two when itc omes to fishing, but I will do my best to keep the information in this column honest, interesting and most of all informative. I moved from Avon Park, to Medina, Ohio in 2006 and moved b ack to Sebring in April of this year. My wife and I couldnt be happier! Although I grew up in Ohio, Florida became my home bac k in 1990 and for the last 6 years in Ohio, Ive been daydreaming about the great fishing and weather here. Sure, I did my share of fishing for walleye, smallmouth and steelhead, in fact I even qualified for a few Fish Ohio awards, but it just wasnt the same. Once bass fishing gets in your blood, it never leaves. So now that Im back, Im anxious to get out on the many great fishing lakes we have here in Highland s County and share my fishing successes and failures with you. One of the most interesting things abo ut this area is the variety of lakes and rivers we have to fish and I fish them all. I also fish bass tournaments or at least I make a donation and show up so from time to time I will be reporting on who won what they caught and hopefully, what they were using. Although Im passionate about bass fishing, I also fish for bluegills, specks and occasionally catfish, so theres no telling what I may write about in this column. I even do a little saltwater fly-fishing o n the flats, which often results in a fish or two. Youll notice the column is in Fridays paper and not Sundays. The reason is simBack in local waters See FISH, Page 3B By PAULNEWBERRY Associated PressKurt Busch is the Charlie Sheen of NASCAR. Both have made a wreck of their careers. The latest outrage from Busch got him barred from the trip to Pocono this weekend, giving him plenty of time to cut his grass, or clean out the garage, or fix that broken faucet. But the most worthwhile project on his to-do list should be figuring out how to stay on the track once he gets back on it. In case you missed it which wouldve been hard, since the whole thing was captured on video NASCARs mercurial former champion had another of his all-too-familiar meltdowns, this time when asked a relatively benign question by a respected motorsports reporter whos been around the garage for years. Busch answered with a none-too-subtle threat, and the governing body responded with what passes for a harsh penalty by its usually lenient standards. Hey, Kurt, why dont you sit this one out, came the word from NASCAR headquarters. In fact, we insist on it. Actions detrimental to stock car racing ... violation of probation ... verbal abuse to a media member Well, that about covers it. At least give NASCAR credit for doling out a onerace suspension, since they are usually the kings of vague probationary periods that dont amount to much of anything. But, since Busch already was on probation for behavior even more bizarre, the stock car suits shouldve leveled an even harsher sanction. Ahalf-dozen races wouldve been more appropriate, giving Busch a good chunk of the summer to consider what a jerk hes been, time and time again. Busch responded with a pseudo-apology through a public relations firm, but it may not be enough to save a job that was supposed to be nothing more than a fallback position to begin with. Not even halfway through their first season together, Phoenix Racing owner James Finch has just about had enough of the 2004 Cup champion and, really, no one can blame the boss. According to Finch, Buschs fiery impatience on the track has already caused him to wreck 14 cars this season, three of them beyond repair. For a low-budget team like Phoenix, thats inexcusable. But its his behavior beyond the actual racing that is the biggest concern. Busch, for all his talent, has simply become too much of a loose cannon for anyone to put up with. He cant seem to get out of his own way. Heres the deal: Quit wrecking the cars, get a good finish, be nice to people, Finch told SiriusXM NASCAR Radio on Tuesday. Thats not real hard to do. For Busch, it apparently is. Once the suspension is done, Finch said hell let Busch hang around on a raceby-race basis. But this partnership feels like its sucking on its last breath, which leaves one of the sports most talented drivers facing the very real possibility that hell soon be without a job, right when he should be in the prime of his career. Busch is just 33 years old, with a resume that already includes 24 wins, 15 poles and 170 top-10 finishes. But his act seems a lot older. Hopefully if we can get Kurts mind right, we can win some races, Finch said. If we cant get his mind right so we can race into the future, then Ill go do something else. Its just that simple. Whether this is the wakeup call that Busch finally heeds is anyones guess. Kurt Busch needs more than a weekend off MCTphoto Kurt Busch seems to be at a potential crossroads in his career. See BUSCH, Page 3B


C M Y K C itrus Golf DaySEBRING Highlands County Citrus Growers Association and Heartland National Bank present Citrus Golf Day 2012, slated for Thursday, June 7, at the Country Club of Sebring. The event will begin with a Noon lunch and check in, with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Team cost of $300 includes greens fee for four players, lunch, post-tournament hors douevres, water, soft drinks and beer on the course. Also, $50 gift certificates will be awarded to the winners of special events, including Long Drive and Closest to the Pin for A, B,C and D handicap players. Range balls and a participation prize raffle ticket will be included for all golf-i ng participants. F or additional information call 3858091.Flag FootballSEBRING The Highlands County Family YMCAis conducting a sign up for The YMCA/Eagle Youth Flag Football League. Registrations are for ages 5-15 years of age. For questions call 382-9622.SFCC Volleyball CampsAVON PARK The summer season is right around the corner, which means plenty of opportunities for aspiring area volleyball players to sharpen their skills and learn some new things at the SFCC Summer Camps, lead by head coach Kim Crawford and members of the Lady Panther squad. T hree indoor camps are going to be held, in addition to two sand volleyball camps. Four-day indoor camps will be offered M onday through Thursday, June 25-28, July 9-12 and July 30-Aug. 2. E ach day, campers going into grades 68 will meet from 9 a.m.-Noon, campers g oing into grades 9-12 from 1-4 p.m., with all campers then enjoying open pool t ime from 4-4:45 p.m. Cost for the indoor camps are $100 per week, or $30 per daily session. Out on the sand court, four-day camps will be offered Monday through Thursday, June 18-21 and July 16-19, with campers going into grades 6-12 meeting from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Cost for the sand camps is $60 per week or $20 per daily session. Individual, private sessions for indoor and sand are available year-round for $20 per hour. To register, go to www.southflorida.edu/athletics/volleyball, click on volleyball camp and print out the Application Form. Mail the completed form, or bring to the Cashiers Office in Building B. For more information, call Coach Crawford at 835-2377 or email kim.crawford@southflorida.edu .Sebring Cheer ClinicSEBRING The Blue Streak Cheerleaders will be hosting a cheer clinic from Monday through Thursday, June 11-14, in the Sebring High School gym. The clinic is open to children from age 4 through eighth grade and will meet each day from 3-5:30 p.m. There will be a different theme of crafts, fun and cheers each day and attendees will be taught cheers and chants from the nationally ranked and four-time state champion Blue Streak squad. The clinic culminates with a Pep Rally at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 14, and attendees will also perform at a Sebring football game. Cost is $50 before June 1, $60 after, and there are discounts for multiple family members $50 first child and $35 each additional member of same family. For more information, contact Wendy Cloud at cloudw@highlands.k12.fl.us .Sebring Pool HoursSEBRING The Sebring High School Pool is open to the public with availability Mondays through Thursdays from 67:30 p.m. and from 1-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays Additional hours will be added once school is let out for the summer. Cost is $2 per swimmer, with family passes available at $50 for first member and $20 for each additional family member. Other activities at the pool include Water Aerobics, which begin Tuesday, May 8 and meet each Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Cost is $2 per class, though with a summer pool pass, the cost is trimmed to $1. Swimming lessons are also going to be offered throughout the summer. The first session runs from June 11-22, the second from June 25-July 6, the third from July 9-20 and the fourth from July 23-August 3. Cost is $50 for each two-week session. To register for swim lessons, come to the front office of Sebring High School beginning Monday, May 7, between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. The office secretaries will be able to sign you up. For more information or questions on all pool activities, call and leave a message for Ms. Pat Caton at 471-5500, ext. 229, or email catonp@highlands.k12.fl.us.APHS Summer Cheer ClinicAVONPARK The Red Devil Cheerleaders will be hosting a summer cheer clinic Monday through Thursday, June 11-14. E ach day, the clinic will run from 9 a.m.-Noon in the Avon Park High School g ym, for aspiring cheerleaders from age 4 t hrough eighth grade. C ost is $40, with additional childr en from same family costing $25. Lunch and a camp T-shirt will be prov ided and all clinic cheerleaders are invited to perform at the Devils first home football game this upcoming season. F or any questions, or more information, c ontact Tammy Williams at 414-7660 or Rose Kirby at 452-4311.Purple Heart Golf ScrambleS EBRING Harder Hall Country Club will be the site of the Saturday, June 9, Military Order of Purple Heart Golf Scramble. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Awards will be presented for closest to the pin. Cohan Radio Group is sponsoring a $2,000 Hole-in-One prize. Mulligans, door prizes and 50/50 drawing will also be a part of the event's activities. Agrilled lunch will follow the tourn ament for each participant. Cold refreshments will be available on the golf course. For more information, contact Harry Marsh, 655-1982 or Fred Arbelo, 4657074. Come out and support. Checks may be mailed to the Military Order Purple Heart, P. O. Box 820 1, Sebring, FL33875. If you received a Purple Heart from injuries sustained while in the U.S. Military, you are eligible to join t he MOPH. The yearly dues are very low. Meetings are held on Saturdays so as not to conflict with any other activities. For more information, contact Commander Fred Arbelo or Harry Marsh, or write to the above address.Friends in the Fight GolfSEBRING Friends In The Fight is an organization formed to support youth battling cancer in the community. Friends In The Fight will hold a Go lf Tournament and Barbecue Saturday, July 14, at the Country Club of Sebring. The tournament starts at 8 a.m. and the format is 2 players per team, with the Front 9 a Scramble and the Back 9 an Alternate Shot. The registration fee is $65 per player and includes greens fees, cart and lunch. Barbecue tickets are available for $10 per person. Meals can be picked up at the Country Club of Sebring or in Lake Placid, with 100-percent of the money raised used to help local families. For additional information call Renee Kohl at 273-1112, Kym Smoak 441-711 9 or email growstrong@live.com. Forms are available online at www.fbclp.com click on events. Look for updates on Facebook at Friends in the Fight Highlands CountyHabitat 5KSEBRING Home Run for Habitat 5 K Run/Walk will take place at Highlands Hammock State Park Saturday, July 14, beginning at 7 a.m. Entry fee is $15 through July 6, and $20 after and through race day. Entry fee includes a race T-shirt. Awards will be given to age groups and overall male and female winners. The entry fee will be waived for tho se who collect $50 or more in pledges. Funds raised will benefit a Habitat home in Sebring. Top three entries, with the most rais ed in pledges, will be given a special award on race day. Pledges must be collected and turned in at race check-in on July 14. Download entry form at www.habitathighlands.org or email spallone@habitathighlands.org Call 385-7156 for more information. CONFERENCE FINALS EASTERN CONFERENCEBoston 3, Miami 2 Miami 93, Boston 79 Miami 115, Boston 111, OT Boston 101, Miami 91 Boston 93, Miami 91, OT Tuesday: Boston 94, Miami 90 Thursday: Miami at Boston, late x-Saturday, June 9: Boston at Miami, 8:30 p.m.WESTERN CONFERENCEOklahoma City 4, San Antonio 2 San Antonio 101, Oklahoma City 98 San Antonio 120, Oklahoma City 111 Oklahoma City 102, San Antonio 82 Oklahoma City 109, San Antonio 103 Monday: Oklahoma City 108, San Antonio 103 Wednesday: Oklahoma City 107, San Antonio 99F INALSOklahoma City vs. Miami-Boston winner Tuesday, June 12: Miami-Boston winner at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m. Thursday, June 14: Miami-Boston winner at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m. Sunday, June 17: Oklahoma City at Miami-Boston winner, 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 19: Oklahoma City at Miami-Boston winner, 9 p.m. x-Thursday, June 21: Oklahoma City at Miami-Boston winner, 9 p.m. x-Sunday, June 24: Miami-Boston winner at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. x-Tuesday, June 26: Miami-Boston winner at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m.STANLEY CUP FINALSLos Angeles 3, New Jersey 1 Los Angeles 2, New Jersey 1, OT Los Angeles 2, New Jersey 1, OT Monday: Los Angeles 4, New Jersey 0 Wednesday: New Jersey 3, Los Angeles 1 Saturday, June 9: Los Angeles at New Jersey, 8 p.m. x-Monday, June 11: New Jersey at Los Angeles, 8 p.m. x-Wednesday, June 13: Los Angeles at New Jersey, 8 p.m.AMERICANLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB Baltimore3224.571 New York3124.56412Tampa Bay3125.5541 Toronto3026.5362 Boston2828.5004 Central Division WLPctGB Chicago3125.554 Cleveland3025.54512Detroit2531.4466 Kansas City2431.436612Minnesota2234.3939 West Division WLPctGB Texas3324.579 Los Angeles2929.500412Seattle2633.4418 Oakland2532.4398 ___ Tuesdays Games Cleveland 4, Detroit 2 N.Y. Yankees 7, Tampa Bay 0 Baltimore 8, Boston 6, 10 innings Kansas City 1, Minnesota 0 Toronto 9, Chicago White Sox 5 L.A. Angels 6, Seattle 1 Texas 6, Oakland 3 Wednesdays Games Cleveland 9, Detroit 6 N.Y. Yankees 4, Tampa Bay 1 Baltimore 2, Boston 1 Minnesota 4, Kansas City 2 Toronto 4, Chicago White Sox 0 Seattle 8, L.A. Angels 6 Oakland 2, Texas 0 Thursdays Games Cleveland at Detroit, late Texas at Oakland, late Tampa Bay at N.Y. Yankees, late Baltimore at Boston, late Toronto at Chicago White Sox, late Fridays Games Kansas City (Hochevar 3-6 Pittsburgh (Bedard 3-6 N.Y. Mets (J.Santana 3-2. Yankees (Kuroda 4-6 Philadelphia (Blanton 4-6 (Arrieta 2-7 Detroit (Porcello 3-4) at Cincinnati (Latos 4-2 Tampa Bay (Hellickson 4-2 (Nolasco 6-3 Washington (Strasburg 6-1 (Doubront 6-2 Toronto (Drabek 4-6) at Atlanta (Beachy 5-4), 7:35 p.m. Chicago Cubs (T.Wood 0-2) at Minnesota (Walters 2-1), 8:10 p.m. Houston (W.Rodriguez 4-4) at Chicago White Sox (Floyd 4-5 Cleveland (Tomlin 2-3) at St. Louis (Westbrook 4-5), 8:15 p.m. L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 6-4 (White 2-3 Oakland (Milone 6-5 (D.Hudson 2-1 L.A. Dodgers (Eovaldi 0-2 (Millwood 3-5 Texas (M.Harrison 7-3 Francisco (Zito 5-2NATIONALLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB Washington3222.593 Atlanta3125.5542 Miami3125.5542 New York3126.544212Philadelphia2830.4836 Central Division WLPctGB Cincinnati3124.564 Pittsburgh2827.5093 St. Louis2928.5093 Milwaukee2531.446612Houston2432.429712Chicago1937.3391212West Division WLPctGB Los Angeles3621.632 San Francisco3225.5614 Arizona2730.4749 Colorado2432.4291112San Diego1938.33317 ___ Tuesdays Games L.A. Dodgers 2, Philadelphia 1 Washington 7, N.Y. Mets 6, 12 innings Atlanta 11, Miami 0 Pittsburgh 8, Cincinnati 4 Houston 9, St. Louis 8 Chicago Cubs 10, Milwaukee 0 Arizona 10, Colorado 0 San Diego 6, San Francisco 5 Wednesdays Games San Francisco 6, San Diego 5 L.A. Dodgers 6, Philadelphia 5 Washington 5, N.Y. Mets 3 Atlanta 2, Miami 1 Cincinnati 5, Pittsburgh 4 St. Louis 4, Houston 3 Milwaukee 8, Chicago Cubs 0 Arizona 6, Colorado 1 Thursdays Games L.A. Dodgers at Philadelphia, late N.Y. Mets at Washington, late Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee, late San Francisco at San Diego, late Atlanta at Miami, late Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, late St. Louis at Houston, late Fridays Games Kansas City (Hochevar 3-6 Pittsburgh (Bedard 3-6 N.Y. Mets (J.Santana 3-2. Yankees (Kuroda 4-6 Philadelphia (Blanton 4-6 (Arrieta 2-7 Detroit (Porcello 3-4) at Cincinnati (Latos 4-2 Tampa Bay (Hellickson 4-2 (Nolasco 6-3 Washington (Strasburg 6-1 (Doubront 6-2 Toronto (Drabek 4-6) at Atlanta (Beachy 5-4), 7:35 p.m. Chicago Cubs (T.Wood 0-2) at Minnesota (Walters 2-1), 8:10 p.m. Houston (W.Rodriguez 4-4) at Chicago White Sox (Floyd 4-5 San Diego (Volquez 2-5) at Milwaukee (Marcum 4-3), 8:10 p.m. Cleveland (Tomlin 2-3) at St. Louis (Westbrook 4-5), 8:15 p.m. L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 6-4 (White 2-3 Oakland (Milone 6-5 (D.Hudson 2-1 L.A. Dodgers (Eovaldi 0-2 (Millwood 3-5 Texas (M.Harrison 7-3 Francisco (Zito 5-2BASEBALLAmerican League BALTIMORE ORIOLESReinstated LHP Zach Britton from the 60-day DL and optioned him to Norfolk (IL Transferred RHP Stu Pomeranz to the 60-day DL. Signed LHP Jamie Moyer toa minor-league contract and assigned him to Norfolk. DETROIT TIGERSPlaced C Alex Avila on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of C Bryan Holaday from Toledo (IL Designated C Omir Santos for assignment. Recalled RHP Jose Ortega from Toledo. TAMPA BAY RAYSActivated 1B-OF Brandon Allen from the 15-day DL and designated him for assignment. National League ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKSPlaced INF Lyle Overbay on the paternity list. Recalled OF A.J. Pollock from Reno (PCL CHICAGO CUBSPlaced RHP Blake Parker on the 60-day DL. Selected the contract of RHP Manuel Corpas from Iowa (PCL NEW YORK METSActivated OF Jason Bay from 15-day DL. Placed RHP Chris Young on paternity list. Reinstated RHP Pedro Beato from the 15-day DL. SPORTSSNAPSHOTS THESCOREBOARD M M A A J J O O R R L L E E A A G G U U E E B B A A S S E E B B A A L L L L F FR R I I D D A A Y Y 7 7 p p . m m . Tampa Bay at Miami . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . S S U U N N 8 8 p p . m m . Chicago Cubs at Minnesota . . . . . . . . . . . W W G G N NS SA A T T U U R R D D A A Y Y 4 4 p p . m m . H ouston at Chicago White Sox . . . . . . . . W W G G N N 7 7 p p . m m . Tampa Bay at Miami . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F F O O X X N N B B A A P P L L A A Y Y O O F F F F S S F FR R I I D D A A Y Y 9 9 p p . m m . Oklahoma City at San Antonio, if nec. . . . T T N N T TS SA A T T U U R R D D A A Y Y 8 8 : : 3 3 0 0 p p . m m . Boston at Miami, if nec.. . . . . . . . . . . . . E E S S P P N NN N H H L L S S T T A A N N L L E E Y Y C C U U P P S SA A T T U U R R D D A A Y Y 8 8 p p . m m . Los Angeles at New Jersey . . . . . . . . . . . . N N B B C CG G Y Y M M N N A A S S T T I I C C S S S SA A T T U U R R D D A A Y Y 1 1 p p . m m . 2012 Visa Championships . . . . . . . . . . . . N N B B C CT T E E N N N N I I S S F FR R I I D D A A Y Y 1 1 1 1 a a . m m . French Open, Mens Semifinal . . . . . . . . . N N B B C CS SA A T T U U R R D D A A Y Y 9 9 a a . m m . French Open, Womens Final . . . . . . . . . . N N B B C CTimes, games, channels all subject to change W W O O R R L L D D C C U U P P Q Q U U A A L L I I F F I I E E R R F FR R I I D D A A Y Y 7 7 p p . m m . USA vs. Antigua & Barbuda . . . . . . . . . . E E S S P P N NH H I I G G H H S S C C H H O O O O L L B B A A S S K K E E T T B B A A L L L L S SA A T T U U R R D D A A Y Y 1 1 : : 3 3 0 0 p p . m m . Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championship . . . C C B B S SG G O O L L F F F FR R I I D D A A Y Y 9 9 a a . m m . EuroPGA Nordea Masters . . . . . . . . . . G G O O L L F F N N o o o o n n LPGA Wegmans Championship . . . . . . G G O O L L F F 3 3 p p . m m . P GA FedEx St. Jude Classic . . . . . . . . . G G O O L L F F 6 6 : : 3 3 0 0 p p . m m . PGA Regions Tradition . . . . . . . . . . . . G G O O L L F FS SA A T T U U R R D D A A Y Y 3 3 p p . m m . PGA FedEx St. Jude Classic . . . . . . . . . . C C B B S S 4 4 p p . m m . LPGA Wegmans Championship . . . . . . G G O O L L F F 7 7 : : 3 3 0 0 p p . m m . 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C M Y K Associated PressTAMPA Former Tampa Bay offensive lineman Paul Gruber is the newest inductee into the BuccaneersRing of Honor. The fourth overall pick in the 1988 draft played his entire 12-year pro career with the Bucs. He never missed a regular season game because of injury and played 4,850 consecutive snaps during one stretch from his rookie year until 1992. Gruber is the fourth inductee, joining Hall of Famer Lee Roy Selmon, John McKay and Jimmie Giles. The soft-spoken left tackle was the most consistent player on a team that didnt post a winning record until 1997, when Tampa Bay earned its first playoff berth in 15 years. Gruber will be inducted during halftime of the teamOct. 14 home game against Kansas City. w ww.newssun.comNews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012Page 3B HARDER HALL GOLF COURSE; 3.639"; 3"; Black; sports june ads; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 1 1 8 8 SpringLakeOn Tuesday, June 5, the SpringLake Mens Golf Association kicked off their monthly Pick Your Partner Two Day Tournament with Day 1 being played on the Panther Creek course. It turned out to be another one of those days where nobody really felt they played well, but the team scores were very close for the Best Ball event on Day 1. Three teams in the A Flight tied for first place with net One B est Ball scores of 66. Those teams were Jan Hard and Jack Hoerner, Joe Austin and Bryan Carlson, and Gary Behrendt and Jon Brower. The team of Edd Vowels and D on Cunning shot a net 67 and the team of Ken Kirby and Bob Hinde came in at 68. In the B Flight, two teams tied for first place at 66; Charlie Keniston and Gale Monda and the team of John Delaney and Jay Payne. Ed Clay and John Schroeder scored 69 and Gene Hearn and Dan Porter tied at net 70 for last p lace with Jim Foote and Dave Docherty. A sympathy card is being sent to Mr. Docherty for having to carry Foote on his back for 15 holes; Foote having sprayed more shots over the Panther course than a rabid skunk... I t was truly a great day to play golf cloudy and breezy right up until the rains caught the last group on the course Special to the News-SunSEBRING The 18th Annual Firecracker 5K Run/Walk is set for Highlands Hammock State Park at 7:30 a.m on Wednesday, July 4. The race celebrates the nation's birthday and will feature overall, masters and grand masters male and female awards, age group awards in 5-year age divisions, deluxe T-shirts and plenty of refreshments. Entry fee is $17 thru June 27 and $22 after June 27 and race day. Only pre-registered are guaranteed shirt size, so sign up early. You may receive an email application form by contacting Chet Brojek at cbrojek@comcast.net, or by phone at 385-4736. Mail entries to Firecracker 5K, 3310 Par Road, Sebring, FL33872. Checks made payable to Central Florida Striders. Proceeds of the race benefit the Avon Park High School boys and girls cross country teams. Participants are urged to wear Red, White and Blue as we celebrate in our beautiful state park. See you all at Highlands Hammock State Park on July 4. Firecracker 5K set for July 4 Special to the News-SunSEBRING PGApro Geoff Lee returns to teach your child the values and traditions of the game at the Golf Hammock Junior Golf Academy June 25-29. All physical aspects of the game along with rules and etiquette will be covered in an atmosphere of fun. Prizes awarded in games, contest and a 3-hole tournament will be held on Friday with parents/guardians welcome. Cost: $95 each. Registration available at the pro-shop, or call 382-2151 to have one faxed to you. Junior Golf Academy ple: Id like to think I can give you a little insight into where the fish are biting, when and where the tournaments are scheduled, and any special family fishing events that may be coming up. So if you have any fishing news, pictures, hotspots or just plain stories youd like t o pass my way, please send them in. Just remember the story of the two skulls. Don Norton is a professional tournament bass fisherman, bass fishing guide and custom rod builder. He has also taught a few f ishing classes at the South Florida Community College. He lives in the Highlands Hammock area of Sebring with his wife Lexie and is the owner of a cus-t om rod building company appropriately named The A merican Fisherman. He can be reached at 330-635-6682 or by email at donorton13@gmail.com. His website address is theamericanfisherman.com. Continued from 1B Fish column looks to hook into local scene Classified Ads 385-6155 NEWS-SUN But theres little reason to believe hes going to change his ways. He certainly didnt after breaking up with one of the biggest names in motorsports, Roger Penske, after last season. Busch called it a mutual decision, but it had all the makings of an owner dismissing a malcontent employee. T he Captain runs a tight ship, and that philosophy was constantly at odds with Buschs hair-trigger temper. Last season alone, he unleashed a rage-fueled rant on his team radio that drew widespread attention, sparred with two reporters in Richmond, and finally was caught on camera verbally abusing an ESPN r eporter during the season finale in Miami. NASCAR levied a $50,000 fine after the Miami video was posted on YouTube. P enske pulled the plug about a week later. B usch insisted he was ready to go because he needed to put the fun back into racing. Apparently it never occurred to Busch that none of the major teams would want someone with his baggage, no matter how good he is. He had to settle for a ride with Phoenix Racing, which simply doesnt have the money to run with the big boys. Busch figured hed bide his time for one season with Phoenix, then land one of the plum jobs opening up in 2013. W ell, its not much fun e ssentially going from the Yankees to the Royals, racing for a team that has little chance of winning each week. Through 13 races, he hast finished higher than ninth. Hes led only six laps. Hes mired at 26th in the standings, which has raised Buschs frustration level to n ew highs. Or lows, we should say. Last month, a flat tire caused Busch to wreck latei n the Sprint Cup race at Darlington. A fter going to the pits for repairs, he did a burnout through Ryan Newman box while crew members were over the wall ane xtremely reckless move that could have left someone seriously injured. Afterward, Busch ran into Newmans car on pit road and got into it with several o f the angry crewmen. T hat led Newman to speculate Busch has a chemical imbalance, which seems as good an explanation as any. NASCAR put him on probation, which was still in effect at the time of his verbal smackdown to a reporter after last Saturdays Nationwide race at Dover. Busch is supposedly seeing a sports psychologist to deal with his anger issues, but its clearly not working. He needs a thorough checkup to determine why he cant keep it together. Maybe thats what he c an do this weekend. Hes certainly got the time. Paul Newberry is a national writer for The Associated Press. Write to him at pnewberry(atg or www.twitter.com/pnewberry1963 Continued from 1B Busch sees problems piling up By RICHARD ROSENBLATT Associated PressThere have been 30 horses who came into t he Belmont Stakes with a chance to win the Triple Crown. E leven succeeded in sweeping the K entucky Derby, the Preakness and the Belmont, and 19 came up short in the final leg. While were waiting to see how Triple Crown hopeful Ill Have Another fares in his bid Saturday, heres a look at some of those who just missed, and the alibis: ___ TIM TAM (1958 The Calumet Farm bay colt finished second to Cavan by 512lengths after running the final quarter-mile with a broken bone in his right front ankle. ___ CARRYBACK (1961 Ascrawny, unattractive little colt was poised to make another thrilling stretch run to victory, but when jockey Johnny Sellers asked for more, Carry Back spit the bit a racing term meaning he simply didnt feel like running anymore. He finished seventh behind 65-1 long shot Sherluck. ___ MAJESTIC PRINCE (1969 The great jockey Bill Hartack was criticized by many for moving too late in the stretch in losing to Arts and Letters. It was Majestic Princes first loss in 10 starts. ___ SPECTACULAR BID (1979 Considered a cinch to give racing its fourth Triple Crown winner in the 1970s, the Bid stepped on a safety pin in his stall the morning of the race. He finished third behind Coastal after young jockey Ron Franklin gunned Bid to the lead and the colt faded in the stretch. ___ SILVER CHARM (1997 After reeling in rival Free House with an eighth of a mile to go, Silver Charm was on his way to immortality. But with 75 yards to go, jockey Gary Stevens saw another horse out of the corner o f his eye. It was Touch Gold, and Silver Charm didn t see him either until 10 jumps from the wire. By then, it was too late. ___ REALQUIET(1998 Ayear after trainer Bob Baffert had his heart broken by Silver Charm, another of his horses Real Quiet took a run at greatness. But jockey Kent Desormeaux was criticized for making his move too early, and byt he time Real Quiet was a furlong from the finish at Belmont, he began staggering home. Victory Gallop, runner-up in the Derby and Preakness, was bearing down and the two hit the wire together. After several agonizing minutes, the photo went against Real Quiet. ___ CHARISMATIC (1999 T rainer D. Wayne LukasTriple Crown quest ended with a quarter mile to go, when Charismatic fractured two bones in his left front leg but still finished third behind 29-1 long shot Lemon Drop Kid. ___ WAR EMBLEM (2002 Baffert has had some tough luck chasing the Triple Crown and his front-running speedster was done in early he stumbled out of the starting gate and finished eighth behind 70-1 long shot Sarava. ___ SMARTYJONES (2004 After fighting off strong challenges from Rock Hard Ten and Eddington along the backstretch, Smarty Jones and jockey Stewart Elliott opened a 312-length lead into the stretch. But the early duels proved to be Smartys undoing. He tired in the stretch and was caught in the final 70 yards by 36-1 long shot Birdstone. Follow Richard Rosenblatt on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/rosenblattap Countdown to Triple Crown: Triple try alibis Gruber added to Bucs Ring of Honor


C M Y K Page 4BNews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012w ww.newssun.com LAKE DENTON CAMP; 3.639"; 5"; Black; june ads; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 3 0 0 2 2 Special to the News-Sun Saturday, June 9 Activity: Day Hike, approx. 5 miles Location: Saddle Creek Park to Tenoroc Fish Management Area, Lakeland. Description: This former phosphate mining area consists of lakes, marshes, grasslands and wooded hills, and is an important refuge for wildlife. Meet at the trailhead near the restrooms. Bring: Hiking shoes, brimmed hat, water, snacks, lunch, sun and insect protection. Contact: RSVPMonika Hoerl at 8583106 for meet-up time and other details. Also, please RSVPto the chapter online Meet-up page at www.meetup.com/Heartland-FTA/calendar Saturday, June 16 Activity: Kayaking Location: Reedy Creek on Rucks Dairy Rd., Frostproof, FLat the bridge. Bring: Kayak, paddle, life jacket, water, lunch Contact: RSVPBob Yost at 644-5448 or bobalinks3@yahoo.com for meet-up time, directions and other information. Also, please RSVPto the chapter online Meet-up page at www.meetup.com/Heartland-FTA/calendar Sunday, June 17 Activity: Nature Walk Location: Circle B Bar Preserve, SR 540 (Winter Lake Road), Lakeland Description: Approx. 3 mile walk to view birds and other wildlife at this scenic wildlife preserve which is home to an oak hammock, freshwater marsh, hardwood swamp and lake shore, a tremendous bird population, including a variety of wading birds, waterfowl, ospreys and bald eagles. Alligators inhabit Lake Hancock and may be observed from a distance. Pets are not allowed. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes, water, snacks, sun and insect protection. Contact: Liane Plumhoff 646-2398 or lplum@verizon.net Saturday, June 23 Activity: Tubing Location: Kelly Park at Rock Springs Run Carpool from Posner Shopping Center at Junc. of I-4 and Hwy. 27, in front of Dicks Sporting Goods. Bring: Water, snacks, lunch (food also available at park concession), swimsuit, water shoes, bug and sun protection, large tube suitable for river floatation (tube rental available from roadside vendors near the park, cost: approx. $5). Contact: RSVPEileen Valachovic at 956-2145 for meet-up time and other information. Saturday, June 30 Activity: Off-road Bike Ride Location: Aafia River State Park, Hillsborough Cty. Address: 14326 South County Road 39, Lithia, Florida 33547 Description: Some of the most challenging off-road bicycling trails in Florida can be found at Alafia River State Park. Located on what was once a phosphate mining site, the unique topography of the reclaimed land offers some of Floridas most radical elevation changes. Alafia State Park is home to 17 miles of bike trails, ranging from beginner to advanced. The Trails were constructed by volunteers from the Southwest Association of Mountain Bike Pedalers (SWAMP). Bring: Bicycle with all terrain tires (wide, snacks, sun and insect protection. Contact: RSVPTeresa Newgent at (813 newgt7@yahoo.com for meet-up time and other information. Florida Trail Association Heartland Chapter, June Activities dering if I was willing to sign, he said. Heard from them a couple more times, but was never notified that I was being drafted. That was, until I heard my name over the computer in the 14th round, he continued. I almost hit my head on the ceiling. Aphone call from Durkin was received, saying the team would be in touch over the next few days to get t hings finalized, though a new collective bargaining agreement came into play during this years draft, which made things a little more complicated. Following is an explanation offered early this week by writer Paul White in USA TODAY. The biggest change is the bonus pool, an updated version of the unofficial slotting (suggested bonus money based on draft position) that MLB tried to get clubs to adhere to in the past with mixed results. Aflaw in that system was that lower-revenue teams often passed on top talents because of the cost of signing them, allowing richer and more successful teams to add to their collection of talent. N ow, each teams pool for the first 10 rounds is based on a complicated system that takes into account draft posit ion, number of picks and money spent the previous y ear. Bonuses under $100,000 after round 10 dont count against the pool. This years pools range from $12.3 million for the Minnesota Twins13 picks to $1.6 million for the Los Angeles Angelseight selections. T eams can exceed the pool, but with penalties: A75-percent luxury tax on the excess amount for going 5-percent or less over the limit; a 100percent tax and loss of next years first-round pick for 510-percent over; ranging up to a loss of two No. 1 picks for more than 15-percent over. Adding to the decisionmaking pressure is a July 13 signing deadline moved up from Aug. 15 for players taken this week. Which might explain why it turned out to be more a matter of hours, rather than days, before Durkin knocked on the Hoffners door Wednesday evening. I decided to sign, Hoffner said. I felt that the money was right, especiallyb ecause money for school was included in the offer. Even though college is a step up in the process, I am looki ng forward to what is next. Having my family here w ith me was a huge blessing, he continued. And without my dad teaching me all he has over the years, Iw ould never be where I am today Today its at home in Sebring, flush with the k nowledge his baseball future is set and fast a pproaching. Im being flown out to Arizona Sunday morning, he said. To say Im excitedi s an understatement. s a dream come true t hat I have been working for my whole life. The dream fulfilled, and yet only beginning. Continued from 1B News-Sun photo courtesy of KIM GAUGER In his freshman season at St. Petersburg College, Cobrin H offner had a 2.52 ERA and recorded 73 strikeouts in 71 innings. Hoffner sees dream come true o say Im excited is an understatement.CORBINHOFFNER would knock off the Eagles again two days later to reach the championship game before falling, 4-3, to St. Thomas. For his standout season, Weber-Callahan was named to the Sun Conference first team in just his freshman c ampaign. But the twist to the story is that he and the Bees already k new it would be SCADs last campaign. e found out that the baseball, softball and volleyball programs were being cut one week before our first series back in January Weber-Callahan said. Everyone was pretty upset, but we still wanted to do our best in the last SCAD baseball season. Knowing it could be my first and last season of playing college baseball, it definitely set a fire and made me want to do my best on the field. The results of that fire being lit speak for themselves and also offered Weber-Callahan the chance for his college baseball career to continue, with other schools taking notice of his ability and making offers but at a cost. SCAD, after all, was the school of choice for the aspiring architect and when given the choice between an athletic or academic scholarship, he opted for the latter with the knowledge that he was still going to get his opportunity with the baseball team. Agood choice in hindsight, but one that also showed the direction he saw for himself. Though, that was before this newfound success on the diamond and the opportunities it opened up. I do have a couple of scholarship offers from different schools at the NAIA level, Weber-Callahan said. But I would have to major in something other than architecture if I were to go to any of those schools. Thats why Im having such a hard time deciding, because of the options I have right now And while his summer break is just getting underway, what lies ahead is some emotional wrestling with what his future holds. Im going to have to give up playing baseball to stay at SCAD, he said. Or keep playing and put off the degree Ive been working toward. I still havent made my final decision. Continued from 1B Choice weighing on Weber-Callahan C ourtesy photo D ylan Weber-Callahan has a lot to consider this summer. Associated PressORLANDO Even though they are two of the most famous athletes to come from Jacksonville, Tim Tebow and Chipper Jones have never met. That might change soon. The New York Jets quarterback and the Atlanta Braves third baseman are p artnering to open a D1 Sports Training facility in Orlando. It will house an indoor turf field and a state-of-theart weight room to go with a sports medicine and therapy clinic run by Orlando Orthopaedic Center, which also is an owner. I havent met Tim. I hope to in the very near future, Jones said before Wednesdays game at Miami. Hes probably the most recognizable figure in America right now. Were from the same area in Jacksonville. I know he comes from a good family. His faith is as strong as anybody youll ever meet. And I dont even know him, you know? So thats my impression of him froma far. That being said, Im a long-time loyal Gator, and he can do no wrong in my eyes. Tebow trained at D1 Nashville prior to the 2010 NFLdraft. He became a co-owner of D1 Savannah in April 2011 and joined Jones as a coowner in D1 Tampa in January. s one of those business opportunities that comes along, Jones said. D1 in Tampa has done really well. Other D1s around the southeastern United States have done well. Its a chance for young kids to get some constructive exercise from professional athletes. They could get some tips from Tebow, too. Tebow is scheduled to hold a members-only training event June 24 at the new facility, which will officially open the next day. D1 has 15 other locations. D1 has partnered with star athletes such as Peyton Manning, Ndamukong Suh, Philip Rivers, Herschel Walker and Heather Mitts, along with physicians, to open facilities that work out and provide physicalt herapy to people of all abilities 7 or older to train as if theyre preparing to be Division-I athletes. Tebow, Chipper Jones to open facility in Orlando M CTphotos J acksonville natives Chipper Jones and Tim Tebow are partnering up in a DI Sports Training facility in Orlando.


C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012Page 5B INFINITY MARKETING, INC.; 11.25"; 12"; Black; healthy living; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 2 2 7 7 HEALTHYLIVING Metro ServicesIt happens every day.You have a headache or another ailment and go to the medi-c ine cabinet to find relief. After shaking a few pills out of the bottle,you happen to glance at the expiration date stamped on the side andr ealize those pain-relief pills have expired. You wonder if you will get sick if you swallow them or if you can get away with itt his time. Who isnt trying to stretch a dollar a little further these d ays? And with prescription drug costs rising and some companies cutting back onh ealth insurance coverage, there are thousands of peop le who may be between plans and cannot afford to continually restock theirm edicine cabinets with new drugs. I s it safe to take that antianxiety medication even if its expiration date has come and gone? Will those acid reducers make you evenm ore sick? These are viable questions. F or the most part,medical experts say that expired drugs are reasonably safe tot ake. According to information published in P harmacology Today,the expiration date stamped on over-the-counter medication i s a date at which the drug manufacturer can still guarantee full potency of the drug. The expiration date on your prescription medicine bottle may be the date that the prescription not the medicine expires,gener-a lly a year after the medication was filled. A law was passed in 1979 that required drug manufacturers to issue the expiration date as am eans to giving consumers what they paid for,and likely to avoid litigation over drugs that are no longer effective. M edical authorities state that the majority of expired drugs are safe to take e ven medications that expired years ago. However, their potency may ber educed. Liquid medications,such a s oral antibiotics,may lose their potency faster than pills. Tetracycline,abroad-s pectrum antibiotic,is one that causes some controversy r egarding safety after expiration. So its best to discard tetracycline pills once they have expired. Others say thatn itroglycerine and hydrocodone (Vicodin) may p resent some dangers after expiration,but this has not been proven in any large-s cale study. If you need some more r eassurance that those expired pills are fine to take, consider a study conducted b y the US Food and Drug Administration at the request of the US military. The military was consideri ng disposing of and replacing its drug store every few years because of expiration dates,which would have c ome at a considerable cost. After a lengthy analysis,the FDA determined that 90 percent of the more than 100 drugs they tested both prescription and OTC were still potent even 15 years after the expirationd ate. That doesnt mean it is always safe or effective to take an expired pill,especially if you are self-diag-n osing a medical condition and subsequently self-medicating. Medications should always be used under the guidance of a doctor whoc an monitor dosing and progress. Also,medications should never be shareda mong different members of the family for whom they were not prescribed. I ndividuals who stockpile medications also run the risk o f some other dangers. Theres the chance of grabbing the wrong bottle andt aking a medication that is not needed,a problem comm on with the elderly that can result in illness. With narcotic and prescription drug abuse a rising epidemic among young peo-p le,having a cabinet full of drugs could prove tempting t o adolescents thinking about getting high from drugs readily available int heir own homes. The best advice regarding e xpired drugs is when in doubt,throw them out. But if youve just swallowed s ome expired ibuprofen and are worried about side effects,chances are there is nothing to worry about. My pills are expired. Now what? M etro Services Got a headache but your ibuprofen is expired? Its probably O K to take it. Ace Homecare Community outreach Monday 8:30 a.m., Health Fair,HammockE states,Hammock Road, Sebring; 10 a.m.,Coping with Transitions, Resthaven Assisted Living facility,off State Road 64,R esthaven Road,Zolfo Springs; 1 p.m., Caregivers Support Group,Crown Pointe Assisted LivingC ommunity,Sun N Lake Boulevard,Sebring. Tuesday 7:30 a.m., H ealth Fair,Lakeside Gardens,County Road 621,Lake Placid; 9 a.m.,H ealth Fair,Herons Landing,Herons Landing L ane,Lake Placid; 10 a.m.,Health Fair,Lake Placid Meal Site,InterlakeB oulevard,Lake Placid; 1 p.m.,Health Fair,Groves, b ehind Sebring Diner, U.S. 27 Sebring. Wednesday 8 a.m., Health Fair,Neiberts, U.S. 98,Lake Placid; 9a .m.,Health Fair,Palm Estates,U.S. 98,Lorida. Thursday 10 a.m., Coping with Transitions, Maranatha Village,A rbuckle Creek Road, Sebring. Friday 9 a.m., Health Fair,Avon Park Meal Site,Main Street, A von Park; 10:30 a.m., Health Fair,Highlands Village,Villa Road, Sebring. Snapshots


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C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012Page 7B POSITIVE MEDICAL TRANSPORT; 3.639"; 3"; Black; healthy living; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 2 2 1 1 DR. ROTMAN, DARRIN; 1.736"; 3"; Black; healthy living; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 2 2 4 4 APPLE A DAY HEALTH FOOD; 3.639"; 2"; Black; healthy living; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 2 2 5 5 GROVES AT VICTORIA PARK; 1.736"; 3"; Black; healthy living; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 2 2 6 6 M etro ServicesWell-meaning parents or g randparents often tell children not to do something with the warning that a s erious health implication could result. Kids often take their elders at their word. But some of these warnings bear more trutht han others. Heres the scoop on some of the more common misconceptions. Myth:Swallowed chewi ng gum stays in the stomach for seven years. W hile chewing gum cannot be digested and ism eant to be chewed and not swallowed,accidentally swallowing a piece here and there wont cause major issues. Thatsb ecause the gum will simply pass through the digestive system whole and come out with stool. If a large amount of gum iss wallowed in a short period of time,then there could be issues,including constipation and intestinal blockage in children. Myth:If you keep your eyes crossed too long,they will get stuck that way. The muscles in the eye are just like any muscles elsewhere in the body. Although they may tire and get sore,they are relativelyr esilient and can take a lot of wear and tear. Crossing y our eyes may tax these muscles,but you wont doa ny permanent harm. Rest assured that crossing the eyes will not leave them stuck that way. M yth:Covering your head is most important because you lose 75 percent of your body heat through it. T his calculation is more for an infant whose head makes up a greater percentage of his or her body. In an adult,the figure is closer to 10 percent. Heat can escape from any exposed area of the body.Therefore, it is helpful to bundle up all areas of the body when spending time outdoors in the cold weather. M yth:Going outside w ith wet hair will make you sick. Although you will feel colder stepping outside with a part of your body wet,it wont make you more susceptible to catch-i ng a cold. Researchers at t he Common Cold R esearch Unit in England o nce tested a group of volunteers who were given the cold virus. One half of the group stayed in a warm room,while the others tooka bath and stood wet in a h allway for a half hour. The wet group didnt catch more colds than the dry. Myth:Dont swim right after eating. The basis of this mantra is that when digesting food, t he digestive system pulls b lood away from the muscles and the idea is that youc ould cramp up and drown. While you may have less energy to swim vigorously, chances are you wont be so weak as to drown. Although many health myths prevail,knowing the truth can help parents educate their children better about which behaviors are safe and which are risky. Dear Pharmacist: I saw your Facebook post on iodine and have hypothy-r oidism. Im convinced Im deficient,tell me more about deficiency and how to feel better? E.P.,Scottsdale,Ariz. Answer: Iodine is so important and you may runl ow if you swim in chlorinated swimming pools, drink certain beverages orb rush your teeth with typical toothpaste. I odine is one of the components that helps make thyroid hormone. It startso ut as thyroxine or T4 for short. The refers to the n umber of iodine molecules bound on to the T, which stands for tyrosine. Thyroid hormone is just iodine and tyrosine gluedt ogether. At some point, one of the iodine molecules l eave,and youre left with T3 which is your bodys fuel. T3 wakes you up andb urns fat,it makes you pretty. Doctors cant agree o n what the best range is. I think youll feel well if your T3 is between 3.5 4 .2. The thyroid gland is the only part of the body that has cells capable of absorbing iodine,which it getsf rom food,iodized salt, seaweed but it doesnt get nearly enough. I was shocked when I learned that the American ThyroidA ssociation reported that approximately 40 percent o f the worlds population remains at risk for iodined eficiency. I think part of the problem is that foods grown in mineral-deficient soils are less nutritious. Bring in chemicals calledh alides such as fluorine, chlorine and bromine.These halides are annoying bullies and race for the same spot on thec ell that iodine does,the bullies win. Who are the bullies? For example,a very popular sports electrolyte drink contains bromine,your pool and jacuzzi contain chlorine and most toothpastes contain fluoride. Its not any one punch,its the cumulative effect. You know how you love that new car smell? Some of it is off-gassing of bromine, a nd youre breathing it in. Your thyroid gets upset. These bully halides are drug muggers of youri odine,they could cause d eficiency. This increases y our risk for becoming h ypothyroid:Hair loss, d epression,always feeling cold,weight gain,brittle fingernails,constipation, p ale,dry skin. Did I ment ion fatigue? Oh yeah,its constant and you wake up only after that triple shot latte. Iodine deficiency is not a lways the only cause for h ypothyroidism. Your doc tor can test you so dont take iodine indiscriminately because it can cause h yperthyroidism and nodules. If you read my 24H our Pharmacist book, youd know that I only rec o mmend supplements that contain both iodineand iodidebecause different tissues of the body respon d b etter to certain forms of Iodine. The thyroid gland l oves iodide while the breasts and prostate crave i odine. Thats why I recom mend either I-throid caps ules,or Iodoral tablets (however,those tablets contain pharmaceutical glaze in case you are sens itive). Health food stores can order either of thesef or you,or buy online. I dont like liquid iodine supplements,they usually taste unpleasant and Im never sure of consistency from drop to drop. Suzy Cohen is a registered pharmacist and the author of The 24-Hour Pharmacist and Real Solutions. For more information, visit www. D earPharmacist. com. This information is not intended to treat, diagnose or cure your condition. Wake up with healthy thyroid hormone HEALTHYLIVING Dear Pharmacist S uzy Cohen In the month of May,DrugF ree Highlands supported the Teen PregnancyP revention Alliance by helpingp ut on their annual eighth-grade Teen Panels.A s the month of May ended, all of the eighth-grade girls a nd boys in Highlands County were educated about sex,STDs,teen pregnancy,d rugs and personal hygiene. Every year it is an eye o pener for our eighthgraders,but also for the people putting it on,for the volunteers and for the teachers that participate. The statisticsa re disturbing. And our eighth-graders are shocked to f ind out that there are 2,400 teenagers in the United States every year that become preg-n ant; that in Highlands County,every week,three t eenagers become pregnant; that many of those pregnant young girls have an STD of s ome kind; and that a teen is 10 times more likely to experiment with sex if they are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. A s the school year comes to an end our teens are starving for freedom,for no homework days,for sleeping in late and,of course,in thish eat,bathing suit days. Summer is their favorite time o f year and,of course,for good reason. So,whethery our sons or daughters are going to summer camp,staying home or attending summer school,as parents and grandparents,we need tok eep our eyes open at the things our kids are doing this summer as well as in the future. A few things to do to l essen the likelihood of your teen having sex and abusing drugs: Talk to your teens about sex and drugs; Know what there doing on the computer,on their phones etc.,(set parental controls); Do not host parties at home so your kids can drink/abuse drugs safely; Know who your teen is hanging out with; check in with them frequently; and Urge your teen to become involved in sports and extracurricular activities. Unfortunately,quite often we hear people complain that there is nothing for teens to do in our county,but what people need to understand is that there are many things for children and teens to do. Between church,summer camps,the YMCA and all of the other organizations that provide events during the week and weekend,there are many options for teens to become involved in positive activities. If you would like more information on teen pregnancy prevention, drug abuse or community events contact Amanda John at 441-5101 or via email at asherley@drugfreehighlands.org/. Keep an eye on your teens activities Guest Column Amanda John Metro Services Wait an hour after you eat before swimming? Not necessary. Popular health myths debunked When it comes to these things, Mom may not always be right Classified ads get results! Call 314-9876 Associated PressNEW YORK There wont be any more candy,sugary cereal or fast food on TV with the morning cartoons. The Walt Disney Co. on Tuesday became the first major media company to ban ads for junk food on its television channels,radio stations and websites,hoping to stop kids from eating badly by taking the temptation away. First Lady Michelle Obama called it a game changerthat is sure to send a message to the rest of the childrens entertainment industry. Just a few years ago if you had told me or any other mom or dad in America that our kids wouldt see a single ad for junk food while they watched their favorite cartoons on a major TV network,we wouldnt have believed you,said Obama,who heads a campaign to curb child obesity. The food that doesnt meet Disnes nutritional standards goes beyond candy bars and fast-food meals. Capri Sun juice (too much sugar Oscar Mayer Lunchables (high sodiumont be advertised. Any cereal with 10 grams or more of sugar per serving is also off the air.A full meal cant be more than 600 calories. Disnes rules which wont take effect until 2015 follow a proposal by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg to take supersized drinks over 16 ounces out of convenience stores,movie theaters and restaurants,removing choices to try to influence behavior. Getting rid of junk food ads will make it easier to keep the family on a healthy diet,said Nadine Haskell,a mother of two sons,8 and 11. If they see a commercial on TV,then the next time we go to the grocery store thell see it and say they want to try it,said Haskell,of Columbus,Ohio. Disney declined to say how much revenue it stands to lose from banning unhealthy food. CEO Bob Iger said there might be a short-term reduction in advertising revenue,but he hopes that advertisers will eventually adjust and create products that meet the standards. The ban would apply to TV channels such as Disney XD,childrens programming in the Saturday-morning block aired on Disney-owned ABC stations,Radio Disney and Disney-owned websites aimed at families with young children. Disneys new diet for kids: No more junk food ads


C M Y K Page 8BNews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012www.newssun.com Places to Worship is a paid advertisement in the News-Sun that is published Friday and Sunday.To find out more information on how to place a listingin this directory,call the NewsSun at 385-6155,ext.502. APOSTOLIC Greater Faith Apostolic Church, 24 Rainer Drive, Lake Placid, FL 33852.invites you to come worship with us in spirit and truth at 10:30 a.m.and 1 p.m. Sunday, and at 7:30 p.m.Thursday. For information contact (239 0390.Pastor Travis Vanderford. ASSEMBLY OF GOD Christ Fellowship Church (Assembly of God), 2935 New Life Way.Bearing His Name; Preaching His Doctrine;and Awaiting His Coming.orshiping God in Spirit and in Truth.Sunday School, 9 a.m.;Morning Worship, 10 a.m.;Evening Worship, 6 p.m. Wednesday:Worship, 7 p.m.Pastor Eugene Haas.Phone 471-0924. First Assembly of God, 4301 Kenilworth Blvd., Sebring.The Rev. Wilmont McCrary, pastor.Sunday School, 10 a.m.;Morning Worship and KIDS Church, 11 a.m.; Evening Worship, 7 p.m. Wednesday Family Night, (Adult Bible Study), LIFE Youth Group, Royal Rangers, Missionettes, 7:30 p.m.Phone 385-6431. BAPTIST Avon Park Lakes Baptist Church, 2600 N.Highlands Blvd., AvonPark, FL 33825.George Hall, Pastor.Christ centered and biblically based.Sunday worship services, 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m.and 6 p.m. Nursery facilities are available. Bible studies at 9:45 a.m.Sunday and 7 p.m.Wednesday.Prayer Time 6:30 p.m.on Wednesday. Bible classes at 9:45 a.m.are centered for all ages.Choir practice at5 p.m.Sunday.Church phone:4526556. Bethany Baptist Church (GARBC We are located at the corner of SR17 and C-17A (truck route) in Avon Park.Join us Sunday morning at 9:00 AM for coffee and doughnuts, followed with Sunday School for all ages at 9:30. Sunday morning worship service begins at 10:30 a.m., andevening worship service is at 6 p.m.On Wednesdays, the Word of Life teen ministry and the Catylist class (20's+The adult Bible and Prayer Time begins at 7 p.m.For more information go to www.bethanybaptistap.com or call the church office at 863-452-1136. Faith Missionary Baptist Church, off State Road 17 North of Sebring at 1708 LaGrange Ave. Sunday School, 10 a.m.;Morning Worship, 11 a.m.;Evening Worship,6 p.m.Wednesday Service, 7 p.m. Deaf interpretation available.Ken Lambert, Pastor.Phone 386-5055. Fellowship Baptist Church, 1000 Maxwell St., AvonPark, FL 33825.Sunday:Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.;Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m.;Wednesday:Evening Service,7 p.m.;Children/Youth, 7 p.m. Telephone:453-4256.Fax:4536986.E-mail: office@apfellow ship.org; Web site, www.apfellow ship.org. First Baptist Church ofAvon Park 100 N.Lake Ave., Avon Park. Rev.Jon Beck, pastor;Charlie Parish, associate pastor/youth and families;Joy Loomis, music director;Rev.Johnattan Soltero, Hispanic pastor.Regular Sunday schedule:8:30 a.m.orchestra rehersal;9 a.m.Library open;9:30 a.m.Sunday School;11 a.m. Morning Worship;11 a.m. Childrens Church;6 p.m.evening worship.Wednesday schedule: 5:15 p.m.supper;6 p.m.Bible Study and Prayer;6:30 p.m.Adult Choir Practice;6 p.m.childres choir rehearsals;7 p.m.mission programs.Hispanic Services: Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m.and evening worship at 7 p.m.Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m.Call 453-6681 for details. First Baptist Church of Lake Josephine, 111 Lake Josephine Drive, Sebring (just off U.S.27 midway between Sebring and Lake Placid).Your place for family, friends and faith.Sunday morning worship service is 11 a.m.Nursery is provided for both services with Childrens Church at 11 a.m.Life changing Bible Study for all ages starts at 9:45 a.m.Associate Pastor Allen Altvater leads the youth in their quest to become more like Christ.Sunday night worship at 6 p.m.Wednesday Bible Study and Prayer meeting at 7 p.m.along with youth worship in the youth facility, and missions training for all children.Call the church at 655-1524. First Baptist Church of Lake Placid, Knowing Gods Heart and Sharing Gods Hope, 119 E.Royal Palm St., Lake Placid, FL 33852 (863Website: www.fbclp.com.Email:information@fbclp.com.Sunday services Traditional Service 9 a.m., Contemporary Service 10:30 a.m. Link Groups at 9 and 10:30 a..m., Senior Sunday Night at 6 p.m. Wednesday Activities:Family dinner at 5 p.m.($4 per person, reservations required).Prayer meeting, Youth Intersections, and MaxKidz Extreme meet at 6:15 p.m.The church is at 119 E.Royal Palm St., Lake Placid.For information, call 465-3721 or go to www.fbclp.com. First Baptist Church of Lorida located right on U.S.98 in Lorida. Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. for all ages.Sunday worship services are at 11 a.m.and 6:30 p.m. Preschool care is provided at the 11 a.m.worship service. Wednesday evening Bible Study and Prayer meeting is at 6:30 p.m., followed by adult choir rehearsal. From September the AWANA groups meet.First Lorida is the Place to discover Gods love.For more information about the church or the ministries offered, call 6551878. First Baptist Church,Sebring, 200 E.Center Ave., Sebring, FL 33870.Telephone:385-5154.Dr. David E.Richardson, senior pastor; Rev.Joe Delph, associate pastor, minister of youth and activities;and Rev.Nuno Norberto, associate pastor, minister of music and senior adults.Group Bible Studies, 9:15 a.m.;Blended Service, 10:30 a.m.; Mision Buatista Hispana, 2 p.m.; Sunday Evening Worship, 6 p.m. Wednesday night programs at the ROC begin 5:30 p.m., at church begin 6:30 p.m.Preschool and Mothers Day Out for children age 6 weeks to 5 years old.Becky Gotsch, director.Call 385-4704. Florida Avenue Baptist Church, 401 S.Florida Ave., Avon Park.Mailing address is 710 W.Bell St., AvonPark, FL 33825. Telephone, 453-5339.Rev.John D. Girdley, pastor.Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.;Sunday Worship, 11 a.m.;11 a.m.Childrens Church; Sunday Evening Worship, 6 p.m. Wednesday night programs for children, youth and adults at 7 p.m. Independent Baptist Church 5704 County Road 17 South, Sebring, FL 33876.Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m.Sunday evening, 6 p.m. Wednesday service, 7 p.m. Fundamental, soul-winning, mission-minded, King James Bible Church.Larry Ruse, pastor.Phone 655-1899.Bus transportation. Leisure Lakes Baptist Church 808 Gardenia St., Lake Placid (just off of Miller at the west end of Lake June) Where the old fashion gospel is preached.Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m.;Sunday Worship service at 10:45 a.m.; Sunday Evening Service is at 6 p.m.Wednesday Prayer Meeting and Bible Study at 6 p.m.Call thec hurch at 699-0671 for more information. Maranatha Baptist Church (GARBC 35 Maranatha Blvd., Sebring, FL 33870 (A half mile east of Highlands Avenue on Arbuckle Creek Road.) Sunday School, 9 a.m.;Morning Worship, 10:15 a.m.; Evening Service, 6 p.m.Mid-week service, Wednesday, 6 p.m.Daily Prayer and Bible Study, 8 a.m., Hamman Hall.Pastor Gerald Webber and Associate Pastors Don Messenger and Ted Ertle. Phone 382-4301. Parkway Free Will Baptist Church, 3413 Sebring Parkway, Sebring, FL 33870.Welcome to the church where the always shines.Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Morning Worship, 11 a.m.;Sunday Evening Worship, 6 p.m.;and Wednesday Evening Worship, 7 p.m.End-of-the-Month-Sing at 6 p.m.on the last Sunday of each month.The Rev.J.S.Scaggs, pastor.Church phone:382-3552. Home phone:214-3025.Affiliated with the National Association of Free Will Baptists, Nashville, Tenn. Sparta Road Baptist Church, (SBC 4400 Sparta Road.Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.;Sunday Morning Worship, 11 a.m.;Sunday Evening Worship, 6 p.m.Wednesday: Prayer/Bible Study, 6 p.m.Nursery provided.For information, call 3820869. Southside Baptist Church (GARBC 379 S.Commerce Ave., Sebring.David C.Altman, Pastor. Sunday School for all ages, 9:30 a.m.;Morning Worship Service, 10:45 a.m.;Evening Worship, 6 p.m.Wednesday:Student ministry, 6:30 p.m.;Awana kindergarten through fifth grade, 6:30 p.m.; Adult Midweek Prayer and Bible Study, 7 p.m.A nursery for under age 3 is available at all services. Provisions for handicapped and hard-of-hearing.Office phone, 3850752. Spring Lake Baptist Church, Where the Bible is Always Open. Pastor Richard Schermerhorn, 7408 Valencia Road;655-2610. Assistant Pastor Ronald Smith, 386-1610.On U.S.98 at the Spring Lake Village II entrance.Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.for all ages; Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship, 6 p.m. Wednesday Mid-week Bible Study and Prayer Service, 6:30 p.m. Nursery available for all services. Sunridge Baptist Church, (SBC 3704 Valerie Blvd.(U.S.27 and Valerie, across from Florida Hospital), Sebring.Tim Finch, pastor.Sunday School, 9;30 a.m.; Sunday Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m.;and Sunday Evening Service, 6 p.m.Wednesday:Prayer, Bible Study, and Youth, 6:30 p.m.Nursery provided.For information, call 382-3 695 CATHOLIC Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 595 East Main St., Avon Park, 453-4757.Father Nicholas McLoughlin, pastor.Saturday Vigil Mass is 4 p.m.in English and 7 p.m.in Spanish;Sunday mass 8 and 10:30 a.m.in English. Weekday mass at 8 a.m. C onfessions are at 3:30 p.m. Saturday.Religious Education Classes are 9-10:20 a.m.Sunday for grades K through 8th. Confirmation class is from 6:30-8 p.m.Wednesday.Youth Nights grades 6th and up, 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesday. St.Catherine Catholic Church, 820 Hickory St., Sebring.Mailing address:882 Bay St., Sebring, FL 33870, 385-0049;fax, 385-5169; email, office@stcathe.com ;website, www.stcathe.com .Very Rev. Jos Gonzlez, V.F., frjose@stcathe.com;Parochial Vicar, Rev.Victor Caviedes, 3853993;Assisting Priest (retired Rev.J.Peter Sheehan;Decons, Rev.Mr.James R.McGarry and Rev.Mr.Max M.Severe.Parish office hours, 8:30 a.m.to 1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.CONFESSION: First Friday 7:15-7:45 a.m.; Saturday 3-3:45 p.m.;Or by appointment with any priest. WEEKEND MASS SCHEDULE: Saturday Vigil:4 p.m.;Sunday:8 and 10 a.m.;Sunday Spanish Mass:noon;Last Sunday of the month:2 p.m.(Creole/French); Sunday Family Mass 5 p.m.(Holy Family Youth Center).DAILY MASS SCHEDULE:Monday through Friday:8 a.m.and noon;Saturday:9 a.m. St.James Catholic Church, 3380 Placidview Drive, Lake Placid, 465-3215.Father Michael J. Cannon.Mass schedule:Summer (May 1 to Oct.31) Saturday Vigil,4 p.m.;Sunday 8 a.m.and 9:30 a.m.;Weekdays, 9 a.m.December thru Easter Saturday, 4 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m.and 11 a.m.;Weekdays 9 a.m.;and Holy Days 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m.and 7 p.m., first Saturday at 9 a.m. CHRISTIAN Cornerstone Christian Church 1850 US 27 South, Avon Park, FL 33825 (Saxon Hall in Reflection Community).Bill Raymond, Minister.Sunday, 10 a.m.Worship; Communion is available each week.Thursday, 7 p.m.Home Fellowship Group.Our goal is:Love Christ Love People.For more information call 453-7679 or 4538929. Eastside Christian Church, 101 Peace Ave., Lake Placid, FL 33852 (two miles east of U.S.27 on County Road 621), 465-7065.Ray Culpepper, senior pastor.Sunday: Bible classes, 9 a.m.;Worship C elebration with the Lords Supper each week 10:15 a.m.Thelma Hall, organist;and Pat Hjort, pianist. Wednesday:Praise and Prayer, 6:30 p.m.;Building Gods Kingdom for Everyone.Jesus Christ, the Way,Truth and Life! Alive and Worth the Drive! Sebring Christian Church, 4514 Hammock Road, Sebring, FL 33872.Tod Schwingel, Preacher; David Etherton, Youth Pastor. Sunday Worship, 9:30 a.m.; S unday School, 11 a.m.;Sunday Youth Service, 6 p.m;Evening service at 6:30 p.m.Wednesday night meals, 5:30 p.m.followed by classes at 6:30 p.m.Changing Seasons, a mens grief support group, meets at 1:30 p.m.Wednesdays. Alzheimers Caregivers Support Group meets at 1 p.m.Thursdays. Office hours, 9 a.m.to 1 p.m. Monday-Friday.Phone 382-6676. First Christian Church, 1016 W. Camphor St., Avon Park, FL 33825; (863on the Web at www.firstchristianap.com.Our motto is Jesus is First at First Christian Church. Greg Ratliff, Senior Minister;Bible School 9 a.m.;Worship 10 a.m.;Wednesday studies for all ages, 6 p.m.Nursery provided for all events. First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ 510 Poinsettia Avenue, (corner of Poinsettia and Eucalyptus), Sebring, FL 33870.Phone:3850358 or 385-3435.The Rev.Ronald Norton, Pastor;Sunday School, 9 a.m.;Praise Breakfast, 10 a..m., Morning Worship, 10:30 a.m.; Childrens Church, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Praise and Worship, 6:45 p .m.Youth Fellowship, 7:15 p.m.; Midweek Bible Study, 7:15 p.m. CHRISTIAN & MISSIONARY ALLIANCE The Alliance Church of Sebring, 4451 Sparta Road, Sebring, FL 33875.Call 382-1343. Rev.Steve Hagen, pastor.Sunday services:Sunday School meets at 9:30 a.m.;Sunday Morning Worship Service meets at 10:30 a.m.;Sunday Evening Bible Study meets at 6 p.m.(off site Wednesday Prayer Gathering meets at 6 p.m. CHRISTIAN SCIENCE Christian Science Church, 146 N.Franklin St.Sunday:10:30 a.m. morning worship and Sunday school.Testimonial meetings at 4 p.m.each second and fourth Wednesday.A free public reading room/bookstore, located in the church, is open before and after church services.The Bible and the Christian Science textbook, Science and Health with Key to the Scripturesby Mary Baker Eddy are our only preachers.All are welcome to come and partake of the comfort, guidance, support and healing found in the lesson-sermons. CHURCH OF BRETHREN Church of the Brethren 700 S. Pine St., Sebring, FL 33870. Sunday:Church School, 9 a.m.; Morning Worship, 10:15 a.m Wednesday:Temple Choir, 7:30 p.m.Phone 385-1597. CHURCH OF CHRIST Avon Park Church of Christ, 200 S.Forest Ave.,Avon Park, FL3 3825.Minister:Larry Roberts. Sunday Worship Services, 10:30 a.m.and 6 p.m.Nursery facilities are available at every service.Bible Study:Sunday, 9:30 a.m.and Wednesday, 7 p.m.Bible centered classes for all ages.Church phone: 453-4692. Lake Placid Church of Christ, 1069 Hwy 27 North, Lake Placid, FL 33852.Mailing address is P.O. Box 1440, Lake Placid, FL 33862. Jimmy Goins, pastor.Sunday morning worship is at 10 a.m. Sunday evening worship is 6 p.m. Bible class 9 a.m.Sundays and Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m.All are invited to join us.For more information, call the church at 863465-4636 or visit the website http://www.thelordsway.com/lakeplacidcofc/. Sebring Parkway Church of Christ, 3800 Sebring Parkway, Sebring, FL 33870;385-7443. Minister:Kevin Patterson.Times of service are:Sunday Bible Class, 9 a.m.;Sunday Worship Service, 10 a.m.;Sunday Evening Service, 6 p.m.;Wednesday Bible Class, 7 p.m. CHURCH OF NAZARENE First Church of the Nazarene of AvonPark, P.O.Box 1118., AvonPark, FL 33825-1118.707 W. Main St.Randall Rupert, Pastor. Sunday:Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m.for all ages;morning worship at 10:45 a.m.;and evening service at 6 p.m.Wednesday evening service is at 7 p.m.with special services for children and adults.Special services once a month for seniors (Prime Time) and Ladies ministries.If you need any more information, call 453-4851. First Church of the Nazarene of Lake Placid, 512 W.Interlake Blvd., Lake Placid, FL 33852. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.;Morning worship, 10:45 a.m.;Evening service, 6 p.m.Wednesday evening, 7 p.m.Classes for adult children and youth.Call 465-6916.Pastor Tim Taylor. CHURCHES OF CHRIST IN CHRISTIAN UNION Community Bible ChurchChurches of Christ in Christian Union, (Orange Blossom Conference Center) 1400 C-17A North (truck route), AvonPark. Presenting Jesus Christ as th e answer for time and eternity. Sunday morning worship service, 10:30 a.m.Nursery provided. Junior Church activities at same time for K-6 grade.Sunday School Bible hour (all ages (Transportation available.) Sunda y evening praise and worship service, 6 p.m.Wednesday evening prayer service, 7 p.m.Children and youth activities at 7 p.m. Wednesday.Everyone is welcome, please come worship with us.Don Seymour, Senior Pastor.Phone 452-0088.PLACESTOWORSHIP RELIGION A tonement Lutheran Church, ELCAS EBRING This is the second Sunday after Pentecost. Sermon will be the Gospel reading of Mark 3:20-35. June 18 at 11 a.m.,WELCA meeting continues the review of Small Catechism and work on a pictorial history of church. Please bring a dish to share for the noon luncheon.Christ Lutheran Church, LCMSAVON PARK Pastor Scott McLean will preach a sermon titled Holy,Holy,Holy and Holy. The church is at 1320 County Road 64,east of the Avon ParkH igh School. For more information,call 471-2663 or search online a t christlutheranavonpark.org.Christian Science ChurchSEBRING The lesson sermon o n Sunday morning is titled God the Preserver of Man.The keynote is from Psalms 121:8,The Lord shall preserve your going out and y our coming in From this time forth,and even forevermore. T he church is at 146 N. Franklin St.Christian Training C hurch SEBRING Rev. Linda M. Downing will bring the message titled On Alertat the Sunday morning service. The Wednesdayn ight Bible study is studying the Gospel of John. Eastside Christian ChurchLAKE PLACID Mid-week Bible study and discussion time is an informal setting with open discussion. The adults are currentlyl ooking at the Epistle to the Ephesians. If you are interested in better knowing the Bible we encourage you to join us for this time of study and fellowship. E astside Christian Church is at 101 Peace Ave.,two miles east of U .S. 27 on County Road 621. The phone number is 465-7065.Emmanuel United Church of ChristSEBRING Rev. George Miller will deliver the Sunday morning sermon,ay Attention, with Scripture taken from I Samuel8 :1-22. The church is 1.7 miles west of U .S. 27 on Country Road 634 (Hammock Road or visit sebringemmanuelucc.com.Faith Lutheran ChurchSEBRING This Sunday morning,the church celebrates theS econd Sunday after Pentecost. Worship leader Ken Hall will deliver his sermon based on Mark 3:20-35. Call 385-2782 (direct to Faiths C loset).First Christian Church Avon ParkA VON PARK Tonight,there will be a free concert at 7 p.m. Zack Shelton with 64 2 Grayson will be in concert. Zack was an American Idol contestant. A love offering will be collected. F irst Christian Church of Avon Park is at 1016 W. Camphor ( behind the Wachovia Bank). Call 453-5334 or e-mail firstchristianap@embarqmail.com with anyq uestions or to request information. The church website is www.firstcc hristianap.com.First Christian Church (Disciples of ChristS EBRING At the Lords Table this Sunday morning will be L inda Ellis and Juanita Roberts. Communion will be served by Carol Graves,Mike Graves,Carol Chandler and Effie Simmons. The pastor is back from his vacation and his sermon is titled ReceiveThe Holy Spirit,taken from John 20:19-22. For any additional information, c all the church office at 385-0352. The church is at 510 Poinsettia Ave.F irst Presbyterian Church of Avon ParkAVON PARK On Sunday morning,the pastors sermon is titled All Things in Common based on Acts 4:32-36. Special m usic will be provided by Merl and Ruth Mann singing The King and I. Part 2 of the DVD Expelled, s tarring Ben Stein,will be shown during Sunday school. This week the high school stud ents will be attending Horizon C ampin Flat Rock,N.C. They will be accompanied by youth l eaders Matt and Dena Sboto. On Saturday,June 16 there will b e a Church Work Day from 8 a.m. until noon. Members are asked to volunteer for various jobs and bring the tools necessary to complete the tasks. The church is at 215 E. Circle S t. (with two entrances on Lagrande Street). For questions, call 453-3242.First Presbyterian Church of SebringSEBRING Gods Plan,Part IIIis the title of Sunday morn-i ngs sermon,given by the Rev. Darrell A. Peer. Summer Camp for sixthto eighth-graders from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.,June 18 to Aug. 10. Youthw ill meet in fellowship hall for devotions,sports,crafts and field trips. Lunch and snacks provided. Call Reid Thayer in the church office,385-0107,for more infor-m ation. Enrollment is necessary; space is limited.F irst United Methodist Church of SebringS EBRING The Rev.A.C. Bryants sermon topic Sunday will b e The Sorcerer The Proconsul with Scripture from Acts 13:4-12. The youth ministry will deliver M eals-on-Wheels each Tuesday during the summer months. C all the church office for information at 385-5184. The church is downtown at 126 S. Pine St. Visit the website at www.sebringfirstumc.com. C ontinued on page 10B


C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012Page 9B EPISCOPAL St.Agnes Episcopal Church 3840 Lakeview Drive, Sebring, FL 33870.Sunday Services:Holy Eucharist Rite I 7:45 a.m., Holy Eucharist Rite II 10 a.m.Midweek service on Wednesday at 6 p.m. Sunday School for all ages at 9 a.m.The nursery is open 8:45 a.m. until 15 minutes after the 10 a.m. service ends.Wednesday:Adult Bible study, 9:30 a.m.Visitors are always welcome.The Rev.Jim Kurtz, rector.Church office 3857649, for more information. St.Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church, 43 Lake June Road, Lake Placid, FL 33852.Phone:4650051.Rev.Elizabeth L.Nelson, Rector.Sunday Worship, 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m.and 6 p.m.Wednesday evening:Holy Communion with Healing Service, 6 p.m.Thursday: Holy Communion with healing service, 12:15 p.m.Child care available at the 8 a.m.and 10:30 a.m. Sunday service.Come see what makes us different. EVANGELICAL FREE CHURCH OF AMERICA The Church of the Way EFCA, 1005 N.Ridgewood Drive, Sebring. Sunday school and worship service at 9 a.m.and 10:30 a.m.Youth activities, 6:30 p.m.Wednesdays. The Way is a church family who gathers for contemporary worship, teaching of Gods Word, prayer and fellowship.Come early and stay after for fellowship time.Child care and childrens church are provided. Reinhold Buxbaum is pastor.The Way A place for you.Office Phone:471-6140, Church Cell Phone:273-3674.Email: theway church@hotmail.com .Web site: www.TheWayChurch.org GRACE BRETHREN Grace Brethren Church, 3626 Thunderbird Road, (863 0869.Dr.Randall Smith, senior pastor.Sunday services at 9 a.m., 10:45 a.m.and 6 p.m.;Wednesday services at 7 p.m.We offer Kid CityChildrens Ministry throughout all services, and there are variosu other classes for teens, married couples, prime-timers,and Bible studies in Spanish.Kid CityDay Care, Preschool and After-School Monday-Friday:7 a.m.-6 p.m.(For registration call:385-3111).Check us out on the Web at www.sebringgrace.org INTERDENOMINATIONAL World Harvest and Restoration Ministries, (non-denominational 2200 N.Avon Blvd., AvonPark, FL 33825.Phone:452-9777 or 4533771.Sunday service:Sunday School, 10 a.m.and worship, 11 a.m.Wednesday services:7 p.m. prayer meeting/Bible study.Pastor: W.H.Rogers. LUTHERAN Atonement Lutheran Church (ELCA 1178 S.E.Lakeview Drive., Sebring.David Thoresen, Deacon, Spiritual Leader, on first, third and fifth Sunday each month, and Rev.Jefferson Cox on the second and fourth Sunday of each month.Jim Helwig, organist/choir director.Worship service at 9:30 a.m.;Holy Eucharist is every Sunday.Coffee hour on the first and third Sunday of each month. Council meeting on the first Monday of month;Ladies Group WELCA meets at noon second Monday of month with lunch.Bringa dish to pass.Church Vegetable Garden Club meets as needed. Labyrinth Prayer Garden open seven days a week to congretation and community.Like to sing? Come join the choir.Visitors always welcome.Come grow with us.Phone 385-0797. Christ Lutheran Church Avon Park LCMS, 1320 County Road 64, 1/2 mile east of Avon Park High School.Sunday Divine Worship is at 10 a.m.Holy Communion is celebrated every week with traditional Lutheran Liturgy, hymns and songs of praise.Fellowship time with coffee and refreshments follows worship.Come worship and fellowship with us.For information call Pastor Scott McLean at 471-2663 or see christlutheranavonpark.org Faith Lutheran Church LCMS, 2740Lakeview Drive, Sebring.Church phone:385-7848, Faith Child Development Center, 385-3232.Traditional Worship service, 8 a.m.Sunday;Sunday Praise Worship Service, 10:30 a.m. Communion is served the first, third and fifth Sunday of the month. Sunday school and Bible classes: 9:15 a.m.Sunday.Worship service is broadcast at 8 a.m.on WITS 1340 AM each Sunday.Educational opportunities include weekly adult Bible studies.Faiths Closet Thrift Store (385-2782 a.m.to 2 p.m.Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m.to 1 p.m. Saturday.All are warmly welcome in the Faily of Faith. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (AALC Association of Lutheran Churches, 3240 Grand Prix Drive, Sebring, FL 33872.James Weed, pastor.Worship Service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday.Bible Study, 9 a.m.Nursery provided.Social activities:Choir, Missions, Evangelism.Phone 3852346. New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3725 Hammock Road, a Congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod (ELSellowship with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELSSunday Worship at 10 a.m.;Bible Study, 9 a.m.For more information, call Pastor Brian Klebig at 385-2293 or visit the Web site at www.newlife sebring.com ResurrectionLutheran Church ELCA 324 E.Main St., Avon Park.Pastor:Rev.John C. Grodzinski.Sunday school at 8:30 a.m., Sunday worship at 9:30 a.m.. Coffee and fellowship hour follow the service.Midweek Fragrance Free Wednesday worship, (year round) 7 p.m.Office phone number is 453-6858. Trinity Lutheran Church LCMS, 25 Lakeview St., Lake Placid, FL 33852;465-5253.The Rev.Richard A.Norris, pastor; Susan C.Norris, Trinity Tots PreSchool director;and Noel Johnson, minister of youth and family life. Worship schedule after Easter through December:Worship service 10 a.m., and Education Hour, 8:45 a.m.Worship schedule for January through Easter:Worship service, 8:30 and 11 a.m., Education Hour 9:45 a.m. Traditional Service with Holy Communion each first and third Sunday.Non-Traditional Service each second, fourth and fifth Sunday.Seasonal mid-week services Wednesday evenings during Lent and Advent.Call church office for additional Worship times and special holiday services.Other activities and groups include: Choirs;Ladies Guild and LWML; Mens Fellowship Group, Small Group Bible Studies as scheduled; Trinity Tots Pre-school, Youth Group activities (call for meeting times and dates).Visit us online at: www.Trinitylutheranlp.com NON-DENOMINATIONAL Bible Fellowship Church, 3750 Hammock Road, Sebring, FL 33872.Sunday:American Sign Language:First Worship sermon, songs signed first and second Worship services.First Worship service, 9 a.m.;Second Worship service, 10:45 a.m.Nursery (up to2 years old) and Sunday school c lasses both hours.BFC Youth, 6 p.m.;Evening Service, 6 p.m. Wednesday:Youth, 6-7:30 p.m.; Prayer time, 6:30 p.m.Todd Patterson, pastor;Andy McQuaid, associate pastor.Web site www.bfcsebring.com.Church office 385-1024. Calvary Church, 1825 Hammock Road, Sebring, FL 33872;386-4900.An independent community church.Sunday morning worship, 10 a.m.;Bible study, 11:15 a.m.;Sunday evening service, 6 p.m.Pastor Lester Osbeck.A small friendly church waiting for your visit. Christian Training Ministries Inc., on Sebring Parkway.Enter off County Road 17 on Simpson Avenue.Sunday service is at 10 a.m.;Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m.A nursery and childrens church are provided.The church is part of Christian International Ministries Network, a full gospel, non-denominational ministry.Linda M.Downing, minister, lindadowning@live.com. Casey L.Downing, associate minister, caseydown ing@hotmail.com.Church phone: 314-0482. Web site:www. ctm forme.com Grace Bible Church, 4541 Thunderbird Road, (second church on left) Sebring, FL 33872.Phone, 382-1085.Andrew Katsanis, senior pastor.Saturday Worship, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, 9 and 11 a.m.Tuesday 6 p.m.Grace Bible Academy Adult Investigating Truth;first and third Tuesday, Prayer Gathering, 7:15 p.m.;Wednesday, Childrens & Youth Programs, 6 p.m.; Wednesday, 8:30 p.m., College Ministry. www.GBCconnected.org Highlands Community Church a casual contemporary church, meets at 3005 New Life Way. Coffee at 9:30 a.m.;Worship at 10 a.m.Nursery and Kids World classes.Small groups meet throughout the week.Church phone is 4021684;Pastor Bruce A.Linhart. The Lors Sentinel Fellowship Church 148 E.Interlake Blvd., Lake Placid (at Lake Placid Christian School), Pastor Juanita Folsom.Sunday morning service, 10:30 a.m.;Monday, Sentinel School of Theology, 7 p.m.;Church service, Tuesday, 7 p.m.More information at www.juanitafolsom ministries.com. Union Church 106 N.Butler Ave., Avon Park, FL 33825. Contemporary worship service is at 6:30 p.m.Saturday with Pastor Tiger Gullett.Sunday traditional worship service is at 7:45 a.m.and9 a.m.Contemporary Sunday worship service is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery and childrens church on Saturday nightes and 9 and 10:45 a.m.Sundays.Breakfast and lunch menus at Solid Grounds.Senior Pastor is Bill Breylinger.Office:4533345.Web page at www.weareunion.org Unity Life Enrichment Centre, new location, 10417 Orange Blossom Blvd.S., Sebring, FL 3 3875;471-1122;e-mail unity@vistanet.net.Web site, www.unityofsebring.org.10:30 a.m.Sunday Celebration Service, Nursery and Childrens Church.Weekly Classes, Christian Bookstore and Cafe, Prayer Ministry, Life Enrichment Groups.Rev.Andrew C.Conyer, senior minister transforming lives from ordinary to extraordinary. PRESBYTERIAN Covenant Presbyterian Church (PCA 4500 Sun N Lake Blvd., Sebring, 33872-2113.A Congregation of the Presbyterian Church in America.Sunday morning worship:Informal service, 8 a.m.;traditional service, 10:30 a.m.;Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; evening service, 6 p.m.Wednesday evening Prayer Meeting, 6 p.m.; Childrens/Youth Group, 5:30-7 p.m.;choir practice, 7:15 p.m. Phone:385-3234;Fax:385-2759; e-mail: covpres@strato.net ;Web site: www.cpcsebring.org .Rev.W. Darrell Arnold, pastor.Office hours: 8:30-12:30 a.m.Monday-Friday. First Presbyterian Church A RP, 215 E.Circle St., (two entrances on LaGrande), Avon Park, FL 33825.Phone:453-3242. The Rev.Robert Johnson is the pastor.Sunday School, 9:15 a.m.; Sunday Worship, 10:45 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study, 10:30 a.m.;Potluck dinner, 6 p.m.third Wednesday;choir practice, 6:30 p.m.each Wednesday;Mary Circle business meeting, 1 p.m.second Wednesday;Sarah Circle business meeting, 4 p.m.second Thursday; Womens Ministries Combined Bible study, 4 p.m.third Thursday. Be a part of a warm, caring church family with traditional services, following biblical truth. First Presbyterian Church, ARP, 319 Poinsettia Ave., Sebring, FL 33870.385-0107.Sunday School, all ages, 9:30 a.m.; Worship Service, 11 a.m.;Tuesday: Grief Support Group, 1 p.m.;Youth Group (middle and high school 3:30-6:30 p.m.;Wednesday:Adult Bible Study, 10:30 a.m.;Choir Rehearsal, 5:30 p.m.Nursery available during worship.Call the church office for more information and other classes.Rev.Darrell A.Peer, pastor. First Presbyterian Church, ARP, www.fpclp.com, 118 N.Oak Ave., Lake Placid, 465-2742.The Rev.Ray Cameron, senior pastor; the Rev.Drew Severance, associate pastor.Traditional Worship 9 a.m., Contemporary Worship 11 a.m., Sunday School for adults to grade school will be from 10:1010:50 a.m.Wednesday evenings: Adult Bible Study (7 p.m.), Youth Group (Middle and High School (7 p.m.), RockSolid (Kindergarten through fifth grade) 7 p.m.Bible Counseling available by appointment, 699-0132.Call the church office for more information about the classes offered.Nursery is provided for babies and toddlers;while young children up to second grade have a special Childrens Church offered during the worship service to help them grow in their spiritual knowledge. Spring Lake Presbyterian Church (USA 5887 U.S.98, Sebring, FL 33876.Sunday School, 9 a.m.;Worship Service, 10 a.m. Session meets at 6:30 p.m.the second Thursday of the month, September throughJune.Board of Deacons meet at 5:30 p.m.first Monday of the month.Choir rehearses at 7 p.m.each Wednesday, September through April.Presbyterian Women meet at 10 a.m.the third Thursday of the month.Organist:Richard Wedig. Choir Director:Suzan Wedig. Church phone, 655-0713;e-mail, springlakepc@embarqmail.com, Web site, http://slpc.embarq space.com. SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST Avon Park Seventh-day Adventist Church 1410 West Avon Blvd., AvonPark.Phone:4536 641 or e-mail: avonparksda@embarqmail.com, Sabbath School, 9:30 a.m Saturday.Church Service 10:45 a.m.Saturday.Wednesday prayer meeting 7 p.m.Community Service hours on Tuesday and Thursday is from 9:00 a.m.till 2 p.m.A sale takes place the first Sunday of each month.Senior Pastor Paul Boling. Walker Memorial Academy Christian School offering education for kindergarten through 12th grades.ALL ARE WELCOME. Website is www.discoverjesus.org Sebring Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 2106 N.State Road 17, Sebring;385-2438. Worship Services:9:15 a.m. Worship hour, 11 a.m.Prayer meeting, Tuesday, 7:15 p.m.Community service:every Monday 9-11 a.m. Health Seminar with Dr.Seralde, every Friday, 10:00 a.m.Pastor Amado Luzbet. THE CHURCH OF LATTER DAY SAINTS The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 3235 Grand Prix Dr., Sebring, Fl 33872;(863 382-9092 Steve Austin, Bishop; Mark Swift, 1st Counselor;Del Murphy, 2nd Counselor.Family History Center (863 Sunday Services:Sacrament Meeting, 10-11:10 a.m.;Gospel Doctrine, 11:20 a.m.to noon; Priesthood/Relief Society, 12:101p.m.;Primary for children, 11:15 a.m.to 1 p.m.;Youth Activities: Wednesdays, 7-8:20 p.m.Scouts: first and third Wednesday, 7-8:20 p.m.Activity Days:8-11 yr old Boys and Girls, second and fourth Wednesdays, 7-8:20 p.m. THE SALVATION ARMY The Salvation Army Center for Worship .Sunday:Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.;Holiness meeting, 11 a.m.;and Praise meeting and lunch, noon.Tuesday:Bible study, 6:30 p.m.;and Womens Ministries, 7 p.m.Wednesday: Youth Ministries, 4 p.m.All mee tings are at 120 N.Ridgewood Ave., Sebring.For more information, visit the Web site www.salvationarmysebring.com or call Major Bruce Stefanik at 385-7548, ext.110. UNITED METHODIST First United Methodist Church, 105 S.Pine St., Sebring,FL 33870. The Rev.A.C.Bryant, pastor. Traditional Worship Service at 8:10 and 10:50 a.m.in the sanctuary, Contemporary Worship in the FLC at 9:30 a.m.Sunday School at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m.Methodist Youth Fellowship at 5:30 p.m.Sundays with Rick Heilig, youth director.The 10:55 a.m.Sunday worship service is broadcast over WITS 1340 on AM dial.There is a nursery available at all services. First United Methodist Church, 200 South Lake Avenue, Avon Park, FL 33825.(863 James Weiss, Pastor, Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m.Bible study third Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m.Prayer Shawl Ministry on the second and fourth Friday of the month at 2 p.m.for women who love God and crocheting.Visit us at our church Web site: www.fumcap.org. Memorial United Methodist Church, 500 Kent Ave., (overlooking Lake Clay) Lake Placid, FL, 33852.The Rev.Fred Ball.pastor. Claude H.L.Burnett, pastoral assistant.Sunday schedule:Heritage Worship Service, 8:30 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages, 9:30 a.m.;Celebration Worship Service at 10:45 a.m.;New Song worship service at 10:45 a.m.Loving nursery care provided every Sunday morning.Middle School Youth, 4 p.m.;High School Youth, 5:30 p.m. We offer Christ-centered Sunday school classes, youth programs, Bible studies, book studies and Christian fellowship.Church office, 465-2422 or www.memorialumc.com .Lakeview Christian School, VPK to grade 5; 465-0313. St.John United Methodist Church, 3214 Grand Prix Drive, Sebring, FL 33872.The Rev. Ronald De Genaro Jr., Pastor. Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.;Adult Sunday School, 11 a.m.;Sunday Morning Worship, 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.Nursery provided for all services.Phone 382-1736. www.stjohnsebring.org Spring Lake United Methodis t Church, 8170 Cozumel Lane, (Hwy 98ing.The Rev.Clyde Weaver Jr., Pastor.Worship service starts at 9:55 a.m.Bible Study meets at 10:00 a.m.on Tuesday. Choir Practice at 4:00 p.m.on Thursday.Church office phone: 655-0040. UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST Emmanuel United Church of Christ, Jesus didnt reject people, neither do we.Join us for worship every Sunday at 9:30 a.m.and youll be embraced by a compassionate congregation that is allinclusive.Wre at the corner of Hammock and Hope.Choir and Bell Choir practice on Wednesday; Bible studies throughout the week. 471-1999;sebringemmanuel ucc.com.PLACESTOWORSHIP RELIGION In response to the question,By what power or by what name have you done this?Peter,filled with the Holy Spirit informed thea ssembled leaders that the man was healed by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth. Then he boldly proclaimed,Nor is there salvation in any other name,for there is noo ther name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved(Acts 4:8-12 The boldness of the Messiah was imprinted on their souls,I am thew ay,the truth,and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me(John 14:6l owing vital information about Jesus,the Savior!JehovaWhen Isaiah told of the coming o f John (Isaiah 40:3he was to prepare the way of Jehovah. When J ohn started his mission,the apostle Matthew (3:3ied,this preparer as the one spoken of by Isaiah with this statement,or this is he who was spoken of by thep rophet Isaiah,saying:The voice of one crying in the wilderness: Prepare the way of the Lord; make His paths straight.Lordis both o f these passages also translates Jehovahi.e. the existing one; the eternal living one.EternalSince we are surrounded with t hings related to time,it is very difficult to comprehend the eternal Word but that is the very thing John 1:1 proclaims,In the beginning was the Word,and the Word was with God,and the Word was God.And this is an inspired commentary on Genesis 1:1 and the word Elohim. This marvelousc haracter of Jesus is expounded upon by Spirit inspired writers like P aul in Colossians 1:15-17 and John in Revelation 1:8,I am the Alpha and the Omega,the Beginning and the End,says the Lord,who is and who was and who i s to come,the Almighty.SinlessThere was only one who would dare ask such a question as, Which of you convicts Me of sin?(John 8:46They desperately tried to charge Him with sin and set him up to sin,but For we do not have a High Priest who cannots ympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted as we are,yet without sin(Hebrews 4:15). This attribute of Jesus is a must for Him to be a perfect sino ffering. The Hebrew letter continues in 7:26,27,or such a High Priest was fitting for us,who ish oly,harmless,undefiled,separate from sinners,and has become higher than the heavens; who does notn eed daily,as those high priests,to offer up sacrifices,first for His o wn sins and then for the peoples, for this He did once for all when He offered up Himself.UniversalAbraham was promised that his seed would bring forth a blessingt o all the families of the earth. (Genesis 12:3The Divinely inspired prophets for many generations added more information to this promised Messiah/Savior. Galatians 3:16 and 29 brings it allt ogether,Now to Abraham and his Seed were the promises made. He does not say,And to seeds,as of many,but as of one,And to your seed,who is Christand And ify ou are Christs,then you are Abrahams seed,and heirs according to the promise.This universalism of the gospel was clearly stated in the world wide orders to take them essage of Jesus/Savior to every creature. (Mark 16:15,16S ufficientThe multitude of animal sacrif ices were unable to take away sin as is clearly stated in Hebrews 10:1-4. Early is his ministry,Johnd eclared about Jesus,Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the s in of the world(John 1:29The Hebrew writer,in that marvelous treatise on the superiority of Jesus, declared And for this reason He is the mediator of the new covenant,b y means of death,for the redemption of the transgressions under the first covenant,that those who are called may receive the promise of the eternal inheritance(Hebrews 9 :15). Sufficient! Abundant! A dequate! Superior! No wonder the same penman declares repeatedly that Jesus died once for all to o btain eternal redemption! T he men and women who walked and talked with the Messiah gives us some reassuring c onclusions:Martha- Yes,Lord, I b elieve that You are the Christ,the Son of God,who is to come into the world(John 11:27Lord,to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life. Also we have come to believe and know t hat You are the Christ,the Son of the living God(John 6:68,69 C enturion:ruly this man was the Son of God(Mark 15:39p riest and Pharisees:What shall w e do? For this Man works many s igns(John 11:47Amen! F rank Parker can be reached at frankparker27@yahoo.com/. Guest c olumns are the opinion of the writer, n ot necessarily those of the News-Sun staff. Jesus: Salvation is available in none other Guest Column Frank Parker


C M Y K Page 10BNews-SunFriday, June 8, 2012www.newssun.com RELIGION Grace Pointe ChurchSEBRING Grace Pointe Church Ministries is at 200 Lark Ave.,Sebring Hills Association Clubhouse. At the Sunday morning worship,the pastor starts a new summer sermon series, Battleground.How to do the battles in the Bible relate to our lives today? How can we learn from them to come away from our battles in victory? Florida Summer Camp Meeting is Monday through Friday,June 15. The evening sessions start at 7 p.m. Morning sessions start on Tuesday through Friday at 10 a.m. All meetings are held at the Wimauma Convention Center. For directions,call (863 2534. The church will not have a Tuesday night Bible study on June 12 due to Camp Meeting.Heartland Christian Church SEBRING George Kelly will preach in the Praise and Worship Service this Sunday.The service will also include Bec LeBeck singing and George Kelly singing. The North American Christian Convention at Orlando Marriott will be July 10-13. Vacation Bible School will be from 5-8 p.m. Aug. 6-10. The public is welcome. The church is at 2705 Alternate Route 17 South (behind Publix ber is 314-9693.Memorial United Methodist ChurchLAKE PLACID Pastor Jerry McCauley will preacha t the relaxed Summer Heritage worship service. Mario Russo will provide special music. Jack Sanders will be the song leader. Pastor Claude Burnett will preach at the celebration service on the subject On Track!with the Scripture lesson from Galatians 5:1618. Pastor Fred Ball will preach at the new song contemporary service in Rob Reynolds Hall. Pastor Dale Schanely will preach at the Lake Placid Health Care service at 3:45 p.m. Youth group will have a lake party from 5-7 p.m. The church is at 500 Kent Ave. Call 465-2422.Parkway Free Will Baptist ChurchSEBRING The Sunday morning Bible lesson, Acting with Compassion, is taken from Leviticus 19. Pastor Jim Scaggs will bring the morning and evening worship service messages.St. John United Methodist Church SEBRING Director of Christian Education David Averill will preach. His message will be On Knowing God.Biblical reference is from Psalm 100.Sebring Church of the BrethrenSEBRING This Sunday morning,the church will have a pastoral candidate, David Smalley,perform. He will do a sermon titled A Name Worth Living Up To. For the kidstime,he will be doing a story titled Theo The Faithful Retriever. Sunday school will study New Leadership,looking a t the Scripture from Ezekiel 34. Call 385-1597.The Church of Buttonwood BaySEBRING Pastor Cecil Hess will speak on the subject,What Prayer Alone Cannot Do.Special music will be provided by Larry Nickerson. The park is on U.S. 27, four miles south of Highlands Regional Medical Center. For further information,call 382-1737.The Church of the Way EFCASEBRING Pastor Reinhold Buxbaums message is How We Should Pray. The new movie, Jerusalem Countdown,will be shown at 6:30 p.m. FBI agent Shane Daughtry is faced with an impossible task find the bomb before they can detonate it. The Prelude to Armageddon has begun. On Saturday,June 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.,the Joel Rosenberg Simulcast will be shown in the sanctuary.This is about Americas future. Vacation Bible School will be held Monday through Saturday,June 25-30. The church is at 1005 N. Ridgewood Drive. The church phone is 471-6140; the pastors cell is 273-3674. www.thewaychurch.org. Continued from page 8B Concert at First Christian ChurchA VON PARK Zack Shelton with 64 2 Grayson will be at First Christian Church of Avon Park today at 7 p.m. for a special concert. Shelton was an American Idol contestant just a few seasons ago and made itt hrough several rounds,but decided to not go to Hollywood because of his dedication to t he ministry. Shelton is in college in Kentucky,where he is studying to go into the ministry. F irst Christian Church of Avon Park is at 1016 W. Camphor (behind the Wachovia B ank). Call 453-5334 or e-mail us at firstchristianap@embarqmail.com with any questions or to request information. Thec hurch website is www.firstcchristianap.com/.Blankenship to speak at First Assembly of GodLAKE PLACID Rev. Leroy Blankenship will share his message and music on Sunday,June 10 at 10:45 a.m. at the First Assembly of God. R ev. Blankenship has spent 38 years in full time evangelism along with music ministry. He has traveled extensively throughout the United States,Canada and overseas. He presently has a ministry outreach in Bolivia, Philippines,Old Mexico and Romania. The church is at 327 Plumosa St. VBS at Florida Ave. BaptistAVON PARK Florida Avenue Baptist Church invites all children ages 5 to sixth g rade to come fly with them during their Amazing Wonders Aviation VBS. V BS runs Sunday,June 10 through Thursday,June 14,from 6-8:30 p.m. For q uestions or to enroll your child,please call 453-5339.VBS at First Baptist of LPL AKE PLACID The Vacation Bible School Sky:Everything is Possible with G odwill be held from 9 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday,June 11-15,at First Baptist Church of Lake Placid. T he age range for children will be 4 years old to fifth grade.VBS at Covenant PresbyterianSEBRING Covenant Presbyterian Church at 4500 Sun N Lake Blvd. will host V acation Bible School from 9 a.m. to noon, June 11-15. The theme will be SonGames2 012. V isit or register at cpcsebring.org/vbs.htm or call 385-3234.Church will show Jerusalem CountdownS EBRING The new movie Jerusalem Countdown,based on the book by the same title by John Hagee,will be shown at TheC hurch of The Way Sunday night at 6:30 p .m. When nuclear weapons are smuggled into America,FBI Agent Shane Daughtry (David A.R. White) is faced with an impossi-b le task:Find them before they are detonated. The prelude to Armageddon has begun. Church News Snapshots Courtesy photo Richard Carlson, Knights of Columbus Council 14717, Avon Park, was selected as the Florida Knight of the Year at the state convention in Orlando on May 26. C arlson named state Knight of the Year


C M Y K B y DAVID GERMAIN AP Movie WriterBen StillersAlex the lion reviews Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wantedso we dont have to. Halfway into the third animated tale about New York City zoo animals on their overseas adventures,Alex tells some new circus friends that their act was not too entertaining for families because you were just going through the motions out there. So,too,for Madagascar 3,which goes through a lot of motions explosions of action and image so riotously paced that they become narcotic and numbing. With Eric Darnell and Tom McGrath,creators of the first two Madagascar flicks,joined by a third director in Conrad Vernon (Shrek 2the filmmakers just cant stop stuffing things,to the point of distraction,into Europes Most Wanted. The result:a cute story about zoo animals running off to join the circus becomes overwhelmed by a blur of color and animated acrobatics. The pictures certainly are pretty,but the filmmakers apparently are unwilling to risk the slightest lapse of audience attention,so they put the movie on fast-forward and let centripetal force hurtle viewers along from start to finish. Madagascar 3opens with Alex and zoo pals Marty the zebra (Chris Rock),Gloria the hippo (Jada Pinkett Smith) and Melman the giraffe (David Schwimmer) still stuck in Africa,dreaming of their return to New York. Along with lemur king Julien (Sacha Baron Cohen and his flunky (Cedric the Entertainer),they follow Skipper (voiced by co-director McGrath) and his wily penguin cohorts to the casinos of Monte Carlo,hoping to hitch a ride home. The journey from Africa to Europe just happens,with no explanation,begging the question,how much harder would it be for the gang to find its way back to New York on its own? But thats the sort of thinking for which the filmmakers aim to leave no time. The critters raise a ruckus at the casino,setting vile French animal-control officer Chantel DuBois (Frances McDormand) on their tail. T he animals may be as cuddly as ever,but the design of Chantel is creepy in an offputting way; shes like an early take on Dalmatiansheavy Cruella De Vil,discarded by Walt Disney out of sheer repugnance. On the run from Chantel, the animals take refuge aboard a circus train,where they team up with Vitaly the tiger (Bryan CranstonGia the jaguar (Jessica Chastain and Stefano the sea lion (Martin Short The circus may prove the gangs ticket home,but only if they can turn the act into a dazzler. From this point on, Madagascar 3mostly is a cartoon kaleidoscope,filled with blinding pyrotechnics a nd impossible gymnastics that Cirque du Soleil could only dream about. The animation is grand, and the lovely images may be enough to send really young kids away happy. Their parents might leave feeling theve been taken in by some carny sleight-ofhand,though. By CHRISTY LEMIRE A P Movie CriticNothing could possibly satisfy the fervent expecta-t ion that has built for Ridley Scotts sorta-prequel to his genre-defining Alien,but Prometheus,the directors return to science fiction fort he first time in 30 years, comes close. Strikingly beautiful, expertly paced,vividly detailed and scary as hell,it holds you in its grip for itse ntirety and doesnt let go. Youll squeal,youll squirm at one point,I was curled up in a little ball in my seat in a packed screening room and youll probably continue feeling a lingering s ense of anxiety afterward. Thats how effective it is in creating and sustaining an intensely suspenseful mood. But the further you get a way from outer-space journey,the more you may begin t o notice some problems with the plot both specific,nagging holes and a gen-e ral narrative fuzziness. Describing some of them w ould give too much away, and we wouldnt dream of doing that. W ll just say that Scott and writers Damon Lindelof (executive producer of Lost) and Jon Spaihts vaguely touch on the notions o f belief vs. science and creation vs. Darwinism,philosophical debates that never feel fully developed. Still,the performances are e xcellent,especially from Michael Fassbender as a robot with the looks and impeccable manners of an adult but the innocence and troublemaking instincts of a child. His character,the gen-t eel,fair-haired David, serves as an homage to S cotts own work as he calls to mind Ian Holms android Ash from the original Alien.His eerily calm, precise demeanor also is reminiscent of the HAL 9000 computer program in :A Space Odyssey,a nd the pop-culture influences that shape Davids h abits and speech are a clever celebration of the power of classic cinema ing eneral. (Prometheus probably will not go on to be c onsidered one of Scotts classics in the same category as Alienand BladeR unner,but youve got to admire its ambition.) David is part of a crew of s pace explorers traveling to a remote moon on a trilliond ollar mission in the year 2093,hoping to find answers to nothing less than the origin of mankind on Earth. (Dont they know theys hould have been looking in central Texas? Thats where Terrence Malick searched in The Tree of Life.) Noomi Rapace,star of the original Girl With the Dragon Tattoofilms,con-t inues to forge a strong screen presence as Dr. E lizabeth Shaw,a scientist who has managed to find a balance between her religious faith and her workrelated discoveries. She and her boyfriend,the more spiritually skeptical CharlieH olloway (Logan MarshallGreen),have found signs in spots around the globe that aliens visited tens of thousands of years ago and left us an invitation to swing by and say howdy whenever weh ad a chance. Thats what they think,at l east. The rest of the crew includes Charlize Theron, radiating icy intimidation as the administrator from the private corporation funding the trip,and Idris Elba as the ships sexy,smart-aleckyc aptain. Everyone else is probably a goner. If youve e ver seen this kind of movie, you know this is not a spoiler. W hen they all finally awaken from their two-year s leep and arrive at this gorgeously severe land,they (naturallys ecrets and perils they never could have imagined. Some of them are gooey.Thats a bout all well say about that because you really s hould experience it all for yourself. But the paranoia becomes palpable,and a lot of its impact comes from how dra-m atic and dazzlingly seamless the special effects are. Scott makes crisp,immersive use of 3-D in Prometheus,providing encounters that would seem too close for comfort any-w ay with a nerve-wracking sense of claustrophobia. T he reason for the journey may seem a bit muddled,but what happens once they get there is undeniably powerful. www.newssun.comN ews-SunF riday, June 8, 2012Page 11B FAIRMONT CINEMA; 1.736"; 6"; Black; movie listings; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4 4 4 4 2 2 DIVERSIONS Dear Abby: My husband, Chris,wanted a motorcy-c le for seven years. Last year I finally gave in,with the stipulation that he take a safety course and buy a good helmet and riding gear. T wo months later,Chris was in a crash and suffered several broken bones and a concussion. The hospital bill was more than $60,000. His accident was a reality checkf or me. Ever since,I have been petrified of losing him. E very time Chris rides I worry,pray and often cry until he returns or calls tos ay hes OK. I have begged him to get r id of the bike. The stress is taking a toll on me physically and emotionally and creating tension between us. Im afraid it would be selfish toi nsist he get rid of something he loves; on the other hand,I f eel Chris is selfish for not taking my feelings into consideration. Im torn betweenw anting him safe and wanting him to be happy.What s hould I do? Stressed Out in Philly Dear Stressed Out: If his c lose call wasnt enough to convince your husband to rethink his motorcycle ridi ng,and your begging and obvious distress havent diss uaded him,accept that short of hog-tying Chris,you cant stop him from riding. You can,however,protect yourself from some of thef allout that might result from another accident. Tell Chris that if his heart is set on riding,you want him to buy a life insurance policy and sign an organ donor card, because healthy young meno n motorcycles are the most desired organ donors a f act shared with me by a former executive director of an organ donation registry.That way you will be provided for in case of a tragedy and itw ill ensure that part of him lives on when he is removed from life support. Its also important that you find ways to lessen yours tress. So start making time for activities you can enjoy while youre on your own. Itll give you less time to worry and something else on which to concentrate. Dear Abby: I am a woman who last year discovered I was gay. I was married with children. When I told my husband I was gay, he embraced and supportedm e with a great deal of love. We told our children in an o pen and honest way,and they,too,have supported me. I have also told a select g roup of friends whom I felt I could trust. O ne of these friends is the mother of one of my sons classmates. Her daughter asked her mom why I was always with a woman andh er response was,s her girlfriend.Her daughter a sked more questions,so her mother told her I was gay outing me to her daughtera nd my sons classmates! I am beyond hurt,and I am c onsidering dissolving my friendship with this person. I am unsure what I should sayo r do. Can you help? Confused in Seattle Dear Confused: Once a secretis shared,there is no guarantee that it will remain a secret. When you began coming out to your friends, you revealed who you are. You CANT be both in and out of the closet. P lease forgive your friend. Her daughter asked honest questions and was given honest answers. That is a good thing. There are worse things than being known as gay in Seattle such asb eing gay in a place thats less accepting. So start celeb rating who you are and the rest will fall into place. Dear Abby is written by Abigail V an Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Write Dear Abby atw ww.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 9 0069. For everything you need to know about wedding planning, order How to Have a Lovely Wedding. Send your name and mailing address, plus check or money order for $ 7 (U.S. funds, Wedding Booklet, P.O. Box 447, Mount Morris, IL 610540447. (Shipping and handling are included in the price.) Mans motorcycle madness is driving wife over the edge Dear Abby Classified ads get results! Call 314-9876 Kerry Brown/MCT Charlize Theron and Idris Elba on the bridge of the ship Prometheus. Not quite Alien, but Prometheus is still a gorgeous, intense trip Movie Review Prometheus Rating: R (sci-fi violence, some intense images, and brief language)R unning time: 123 minutes R eview: (of 4 Movie Review Madagascar 3 Rating: PG (for some mild action and some rude humor) Running time: 92 minutes Review: (of 4 Madagascar 3 goes through the motions Did YouKNOW?In Florida, the bicycle is legally defined as a vehicle. Bicyclists using a public roadway are considered operators of motor vehicles and are responsible for observing all traffic laws. With few exceptions, there is only one road and it is up to motorists and bicyclists to treat each other with care and respect. Adherence to the law is the foundation of respect.


C M Y K LIVING 12B PA GE News-Sun Friday, June 8, 2012 Photos courtesy of Getty ImagesBecomedaytrippers. Feel like getting out of town,but dont want to go far? Try a family day trip.State parks You can go on a hike or bike ride, have a picnic and enjoy the great outdoors on your own,or participate in events such as fishing tournaments,wildlife education,moonlight walks or star gazing talks. Nearby cities Play tourist in a city thats close by,but you havent been to before. Check out the local shops,museums,parks and restaurants you may be surprised at how much there is to do. Get suggestions from your friends using Bings new social search features; someone you know may have recently been there and have some great ideas. Or you could find people who are experts on that area and can help you find the perfect place to visit.Havesomehomegrownfun. You dont have to go to one of the big theme parks in another state to have a great time.Carnivals and street fairs Get in on some oldfashioned fun and make the most of these hometown celebrations. The kids will get a kick out of it and you may feel like a kid again yourself.Local museums Art,history,science,kid-themed and quirky there are all kinds of museums just waiting to be explored. Keep an eye out for special exhibits and family events. Many museums have free days and noor low-cost activities and classes you can all do together.Free movie screenings and concerts Some parks and rec departments and shopping centers have family movie and music events. Take a picnic dinner,go early and enjoy some free family fun.Backyard camping Pitch a tent or two and spend the night under the stars. Grill dinner,or make smores over the fire pit,and rough ittogether without ever leaving home.Geocaching If youve always wanted to go on a treasure hunt,geocaching just might be for you. You use a GPS-enabled device and clues to navigate to a specific set of coordinates in order to locate hidden containers. Search online for geocaching near you.Helpyourcommunity. Serving together is a fun way to grow closer to each other and make a difference where you live. Charity events Sign up to help with or participate in a charity race. From planning and organizing,to checking people in,setting up water stations and actually racing,there are plenty of ways you ca n help make a fundraising event a success. Urban and community gardens Sowing,watering,weeding and harvesting theres always something that needs to be done in a community garden. Even the littlest ones can have some fun doing good.Work days Shelters,schools and churches often need a helping hand to keep their buildings clean and in good repair. Your family can pitch in to take care of the facilities that help so many people.Make a difference in your neighborhood DoSomething.org and Bing have teamed up to inspire people to do goodin their neighborhood by hosting various events across the country this summer. Visit bing.com/doing to see if thell be stopping by a neighborhood near you,or learn how you can participate online. Perfect for the teen in your life,these events dont require money,an adul t, or a car to participate.Behometownfoodies. Discover your inner locovoreby exploring all the different ways to enjoy locally produced food.Farmers markets From apples to zucchini,you can find just about any kind of fresh produce,as well as bread,honey,herbs and more. Take your time,try some samples and talk to the vendors abou t their goods. Bring home some fresh ingredients and experiment with new recipes.CSA Community Supported Agriculture groups bring the local harvests to you. For a set fee,sometimes paid in full up front,sometimes paid weekly with pickup,you get a generous selection of whatev er is in season. The options change each week, which means you get a tasty surprise. Restaurants Try that new restaurant down the street,or the one youve driven by a few times but have never been to. It can be a culinary adventure and a great way to support the local economy. If youre not sure where to go,or if you want to know if a restaurant is good,look it up on Bing.com and check out the new feature which allows you to do this all in one place. It shows you reviews from across the web,location maps and directions,as well as interi or shots you can make a reservation,find where youre going and see what its like,all without leaving your search page. When making a decision like where to spend your time and money,most people say it helps to have some input from people they know and trust. A recent Bing survey found thatMore than 90 percent of respondents are likely to seek the opinions or advice of friends and family as part of their decision-making process.More than 90 percent of respondents will even delay a decision in order to first get input from family and friends.More than 75 percent of respondents report they are likely to solicit opinions or advice from their online social networks 44 percent get the most useful recommendations on travel and restaurants from Facebook and/or Twitter. When youre looking for new ways to make some family fun time,find out about how to get those trusted opinions from your friends,plus new ideas and the best of the web recommendations at www.Bing.com. FAMILY FEATURES In todays hurry-up world,many families are looking for ways to slow down a little and spend some quality time together,just having fun. The good news is that it doesnt have to cost a lot of money,and you dont have to go very far to have a great time. Here are some ways your family can make the most of family time and have some serious fun