The news-sun
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Title: The news-sun
Uniform Title: News-sun (Sebring, Fla.)
Alternate title: Sunday news-sun
News sun
Physical Description: v. : ill. ;
Language: English
Publisher: Sebring News-Sun, Inc.
Place of Publication: Sebring Fla
Publication Date: 06-17-2012
Frequency: triweekly (wednesday, friday, and sunday)[1996-<1997>]
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Edition: Sebring/Lake Placid ed.
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Sebring (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Highlands -- Sebring
United States -- Florida -- Highlands -- Lake Placid
United States -- Florida -- Highlands -- Avon Park
Coordinates: 27.495556 x -81.444444 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 62, no. 21 (Nov. 9, 1988)-
Numbering Peculiarities: Each day's issues carry distinct numbering schemes, <1997>.
General Note: Also published for Avon Park.
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C M Y K NEWS-SUN Highlands Countys Hometown Newspaper Since 1927 Sunday, June 17, 2012www.newssun.comVolume 93/Number 76 | 75 cents www.newssun .com H ighLow 89 67C omplete Forecast PAGE 8A Partly sunny F orecast Question: Should you be legally obligated to call 911 in order to get aid to someone who is injured or in danger? Next question: Are people too quick to accept what they read on social media sites as fact? www.newssun .comM ake your voice heard at Online Obituaries Ruth Grubb Age 89, of Sebring Donna Koestler Age 70, of Avon Park Obituaries, Page 7A Phone ... 385-6155Fax ... 385-2453Online: www.newssun.com Yes 81.2% No 18.8% 099099401007 Total votes: 149 Arts & Entertainment4B Books7B Business1C Centennial Celebration2A Classifieds4C Community Briefs2A Crossword Puzzle2B Dear Abby2B Editorial & Opinion3A Lottery Numbers2A Movie Times2B Pause and Consider2B Sports On TV2B Travel8B Index Follow the News-Sun on www.twitter.com/thenewssun www.facebook.com/newssun and HEARTLAND NATIONAL BANK***; 11.25"; 1.5"; Black plus three; process, front strip; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 8 8 7 7 By ED BALDRIDGE ed.baldridge@newssun.comS EBRING Judge Anthony L. Rittenour Friday morning set no b ond for the two suspects arrested in t he Aaron Doty murder. Jonathan Ray Rodriguez,22,and Kenneth Felipe,19,both appeared v ia video in horizontal strip es instead of the traditional orange jumps suits at their first appearance and both were denied bond on the second degree murder charges leveled by States Attorney Pete B arone. By ED BALDRIDGE e d.baldridge@newssun.comS EBRING The family of Aaron Doty took the opportunity Friday after to call for patience,not vengeance. Investigators say Aaron,20,died a fter he was in a fight with suspects Jonathan Ray Rodriguez,22,and K enneth Felipe,19. Rodriguez and Felipe allegedly dumped the his body in a secludeda rea of Sun N Lakes and burned it in an effort to conceal evidence. Both suspects were denied bond F riday morning and charged with second degree murder,abuse of a dead body and tampering with evidence. Doty family asks for peace Father: Hate and anger took Aaron from us and it will not bring him back No bond for 2 suspects; more arrests to comeJust call 911S hame on those who did n othing to help Doty EDITORIAL,3A 2012 Heartland Triathlon C ourtesy photo T he family of Aaron Doty, who was k illed Sunday morning, asks that the public not turn to anger and hate over the tragedy. See FAMILY,page 6A See SUSPECTS,page 6A LIVING, 1B By ED BALDRIDGE e d.baldridge@newssun.comSEBRING The unemployment rate in Highlands County increased slightly from 7.9 percent in April to 8.1 percent in May,according to the F lorida Department of Economic Opportunity on Friday. Despite the small increase,the May figures were still considerably l ower that the 9.7 percent unemploym ent in Highlands County a year ago,but that still leaves 3,602 citizens on the unemployment rolls. R egionally,according to Heartland Workforce Innovations Roger Hood, the unemployment rate in the Highlands,DeSoto and Hardee counties averaged 7.9 percent in May. This was a decrease of 1.3 percentage points from the regions year ago rate. In May,the regions unemplo yment rate was 0.6 percentage point below the state rate of 8.5 percent. Out of a labor force of 72,913,there were 5,751 unemployed region residents,Hood stated in a press release Friday. Hood reported that the Heartland Workforce region gained 939 jobs over the year. Jobless rate ticks up again 5 honored by FACAS everal locals earn A ll-State honors SPORTS, 1D Projects and postM ax Long, CRA vacancy o n agenda for Sebring PAGE2 A See JOBLESS,page 6A News-Sun photo by KATARA SIMMONS Members of the local Tri-POWER team wait for the start of the kids portion of the Heartland Triathlon Saturday morning in Sebring. B y SAMANTHA GHOLAR sgholar@newssun.comSEBRING An enthusiastic group of spectators cheered on young athletes from the beach and streets of downtown Sebring early Saturday morning. The seventh annual Heartland Triathlon kicked off at 7:30 a.m. with the juniors division for kids between the ages of 6 and 10. Junior triathletes competed against one another through a reduced version of the senior and adult division. Juniors completed a 100-yard swim,followed by a 3mile bike ride and finished up with a half-mile run. The newly-formed TriPOWER team showed up in a big way at the Heartland Triathlon. Many of the local student-athletes participated in both divisions Saturday. The junior division participants were impressive,the fastest athletes completing the course in approximately 20 minutes. Long-time Tri commentator and emcee Don Elwell was right along with spectators encouraging each and every one of the young athletes. e have 207 here but there are a few that arent on the list,said Elwell at the finish line Saturday. Kids tri draws more than 200 See KIDS,page 4A By ED BALDRIDGE ed.baldridge@newssun.comSEBRING Sebring Chamber of Commerce President and Executive Director Kristie Sottile resigned Friday. In an e-mail to the Sebring Chamber members,Sottile announced that she has accepted a position as marketing director for the Sebring International Raceway. Since you all know how much I love being a part of this great chamber,and having such wonderful members to serve,I wanted to personally let each and every one of you know that you will be able to find me somewhere other than the chamber come the beginning of July and where would that be? Well none other than the prestigious Sebring International Raceway!Sottile wrote on Friday. I will be parting from the chamber to take over the marketing for our hometown racing landmark,but have no fear, this phenomenal chamber will continue to keep rockinand rollin!she wrote. I cant thank you all enough for the tremendous support youve given me during my tenure at the chamber,and for making this such a fabulous job. I have had the privilege to work with some of the most stellar individuals and businesses around this great county,and I look forward to continuing to do so with the Raceway,Sottile wrote. This chamber continues to progress and succeed due to all of our wonderful members and I hope you will continue to give them your full support as they continue to make Sebring amazing. Over the next couple of weeks I will keep you all informed of what is going on at the chamber,she wrote. Sottile was hired as the chambers executive director in April of 2011. Sottile leaves chamber for Raceway News-Sun file photo Sebring Chamber of Commerce President and Executive Director Kristie Sottile poses with board president Michael McLeod at the chambers annual banquet earlier this year.


C M Y K Page 2ANews-SunSunday, June 17, 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 KAYLOR & KAYLOR; 5.542"; 1.5"; Black; below lottery social security; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 KAYLOR & KAYLOR; 5.542"; 1.5"; Black; above lottery general; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 6 1 1 6 6 June 13 1221424549x:3N ext jackpot $10 millionJune 9 132227364352x:5 June 6 41214263646x:5 June 15 1021232836 June 14 1617233335 June 13 2527283134 June 12 210142133 June 15 (n 2116 June 15 (d 5072 June 14 (n 8808 June 14 (d 9704 June 15(n 164 June 15 (d 992 June 14(n 219 June 14 (d 000 June 15 2226374213 June 12 618323811 June 8 259346 June 5 41720276 June 13 1710143357 PB: 18Next jackpot $40 millionJune 9 1822455657 PB: 27 June 6 1930334859 PB: 27 Note:Cash 3 and Play 4 drawings are twice per day:(d daytime drawing,(n nighttime drawing. PB:Power Ball Lottery Center Courtesy photo Law enforcement agencies from Highlands and Polk counties recently participated in a two-day specialized training course called Responding to Critical Incidents at South Florida Community College. The training prepares and teaches law e nforcement officers how to respond in active shooter response situations. The training was performed by instructors from S outh Florida Community College and Emerald Shield Tactical Concepts. By SAMANTHA GHOLAR s gholar@newssun.comSEBRING The Sebring City Council has a short agenda planned for the June 19 meeting. Council mem-b ers will discuss the continued CRA executive director s earch. The CRA search committee has been appointed andc onsists of Sebring Mayor George Hensley along with a couple of Sebrings council members,city staff and CRA board members. T he search for a new CRA director continues after months of the vacant p osition and a re-application process following a l ast minute disinterest and application withdrawal of the two final candidates. The CRA has a handful of complaints that haveb een voiced (in writing city staff via Chairperson K athie Malie. The council will discuss the issues revolving the search committee during the meeting. Council will also discuss t he approval of bids for the Max Long Sports Complex p roject. The complex recently began pieces of ani mprovement plan at the site by demolishing outd ated bleachers around fields. The two bids will allow t he purchase of eight aluminum bleachers for spectators,totaling $17,440, a nd 12 benches for players, totaling $2,880. Council w ill vote on the recommended purchases for the Max Long Field Project. Sebring council meeting will begin at 6 p.m.T uesday at City Hall. Max Long, CRA discussions on agenda for Sebring This is a special year for the City of Sebring as we celebrate1 00 years of being this beautiful Central Florida town. Plans have been made for the main celebration week of Oct. 12-20 with a variety of activities planned by theC entennial Committee and joined by many clubs,organizations, churches and school groups throughout the year. During the focus week some of t he events planned include a parade and after party with period costume contest,Centennial bed race, Downtown Sebring tri-Chamber mixer/mayors street dance and placing of the time capsule,com-m unity church service on City Pier Beach,music performances by various groups and a boat parade with more events may come. Events by other organizations d uring that week include church services,a special city council meeting,an event honoring World War II ace Major Tommy McGuire and others too numerous to men-t ion. Many businesses and individuals want to be involved in various ways including helping to fund the activities for the enjoyment of all. L etters are being sent out to let people know that multiple sponsorship levels are now available for the following events:Downtown Bed Race,Oct. 13; Parade & After Party with Period CostumeC ontest,Oct. 15; Community Church Service in City Pier Beach, Oct. 17; Street Dance & setting of the Time Capsule,Oct. 18; Centennial Boat Parade on LakeJ ackson,Oct. 19. If youd like to sponsor any of the events mentioned above and have the opportunity to be a special part of this 100-year celebration,j ust let us know. Sponsor levels include: Platinum Sponsor,$2,500 level: (1gest prominent bold display of name and logo on the special e vent banner at the event site during the week,listing as PlatinumS ponsor. (2 n the event and Centennial advertising. (3Announcement at the event as a Platinum Sponsor. (4 Plaque with Centennial logo,your business name and logo as Platinum Sponsor. (5 Years of Sebringcommemo rative coffee table book published by the Sebring Historical Society. (6T-shirts,six Sponsors sought for Sebring Centennial week events Centennial Notebook Hope for the best, but train for the worst Special to the News-SunSEBRING Local hamswill join with thousands of Amateur Radio operators showing off theire mergency capabilities the weekend of June 23-24. Every year,radio operators provide communication services in hundredso f natural disasters,community events and other occasions around the nation. That tradition began decades ago, when the electronics were larger and bulkier,emergency power less reliable,and antennas for the frequencies used far harder to manage. The task of making ready for an emergency gave rise to an annual event known as Field Day,when amateurs from across the nation move into the field and simulate emergency conditions for a twenty-four hour span each June. During times of widespread power outages like the hurricanes experienced here in Florida,Amateur Radio is often the only way people can communicate,and hundreds of volunteer hams help save lives and property. s hard to imagine the entire Florida peninsula being cut off from the rest of the country,said Fred Seely, l ocal Field Day chair for the Highlands County Amateur Radio Club,ut it has happened in island nations in the Caribbean,like the CaymanI slands just a few years ago. There,power stations were knocked out by a storm and local radio amateurs,working from solarand genera-t or-powered stations,spent weeks providing the only health and welfare communications link from the islands to the rest of the world. More recently,the Haitian earthquake required hundreds of hams to help coordinate the initial response until basic communications could be re-established on the island. The Highlands County Amateur Radio Club will be operating five hamradio stations from the shore of Lake Istokpoga from Saturday afternoon until Sunday at 11 a.m. One of those stations will be reserved for visitors interested in the hobby to make actual radio contacts with other stations around the country and the world,and will be equipped for voice or computer keyboard-to-keyboard communication. Saturday Ham radio Field Day is June 23-24 Courtesy photo A prospective ham takes a turn at making a radio contact during last year's Field Day. COMMUNITYBRIEFS Military Sea Services Museum closed on WednesdaysSEBRING The Military Sea Services Museum will be closed o n Wednesdays for the months of June,July and August. It will re-open on Sept. 5 for regular museum hours.Chamber updates directoryLAKE PLACID The Greater Lake Placid Chamber ofCommerce is currectly working ona new Membership Directory and Visitors Guide. In order to insure that the information onthe membersandtheir businesses is accurate, the chamber asks that membersgo to the chamber site at www.visitlakeplacidflorida.com and verifytheir information. If there are any changes that are needed, email chamber@lpfla.com on or before Friday,June 29. For additional information,contact Eileen May at 465-4331.Sharp to talk about Child EndangermentLAKE PLACID Lake Placid Memorial Library has invited prevention specialist Russell Sharp, from the Champion for Children Advocacy Center,to speak on the topic of child abuse. The presentation is schedule for 10 a.m. Friday.The meeting is open to the public for anyone interested in learning about how to prevent child endangerment and abuse Continued on page 7A See HAMS,page 6A See SPONSORS,page 6A


C M Y K TODAYSEDITORIAL 2 227 U.S. 27 South Sebring, FL 33870 863-385-6155 N EWSROOMROMONA WASHINGTONPublisher/Executive Editor E xt. 515editor@newssun.com S COTT DRESSELEditor Ext. 516scott.dressel@newssun.comD AN HOEHNES ports Editor Ext. 528daniel.hoehne@newssun.com ADVERTISINGVICKIE JONESExt. 518vickie.jones@newssun.comM ITCH COLLINSE xt. 507mcollins@newssun.com C IRCULATIONT ONY MCCOWANExt. 522anthony.mccowan@newssun.com BUSINESS OFFICEJANET EMERSONExt. 596legals@newssun.com EDITORIAL& OPINION www.newssun.comN ews-SunS unday, June 17, 2012Page 3A EDITORIALPAGEPOLICYMake sure to sign your letter and include your address and phone number.Anonymous letters will be automatically rejected. Please keep your letters to a maximum of 400 words. We have to make room for everybody.Letters of local concern take priority. Send your letter to 2227 U.S.27 South, Sebring, FL 33870;drop it off at the same address;fax 385-1954; or e-mail editor@newssun.com To make sure the editorial pages arent dominated by the same writers, letters are limited to two per month and a guest column can be submitted once every three months. Opinions expressed in letters or columns are solely the opinion of that author and not necessarily the opinion of the staff or editors of the News-Sun If youre looking at the c alendar,summer still has a few days before it begins.H owever,if youve been outside in Highlands County l ately,you know its already h ere. With a vengeance. ve always looked at summers in Central Florida asp unishment for the nice winters we have. In February, while much of the country shivers and shakes,we here in this part of the Sunshine s tate merrily run around in short sleeves. Oh,occasionally we might have to put on long sleeves and even a light jacket,but bundling up? Doesnt happen around here.T he only time we risk frostb ite is if we spend too much time in the freezer rummaging for ice cream. S ummer is a far different s tory. First off,theres the humidity. I have been to other parts of the countryw here people have complained about the humidity in their area. In most cases, Florida has you all beat. Hair doesnt frizz in this part of the country,it goes limp, giving up the fight before its even joined. A nd it gets hot. Not pleasantly hot,that motivates you to find a nice pool to divei nto,but oppressively hot, the kind of heat that when you step outside you want to immediately turn around andg o back into your air-conditioned cocoon. Forget any errands you planned to run. It tires you out as your rush from your (hopefully cool car to the (hopefully cool store/restaurant/mall, hoping you will have enough energy left to drag yourself back to your front door, looking forward to the reviving caress of your air conditioner. It amazes me that there are people here in Highlands County who do not have air conditioning. Theyrely on fans and seem content to live in a house with a higher temperature than I find comfortable. They are made of tougher stuff than I am. You might be asking yourself why I live here if Im so down on the weather. Well, there are a number of reasons. For one thing,I like Sebring. Despite the summers its a nice little town to live in,and Im not going to be chased away by somet hing as trivial as the weath e r. Another reason Im still h ere is I hate moving. Its a pain and Ive done it far more often then I wanted toi n the past. Besides,where would I go? There is no perf ect place weather-wise and at least here I can beat the heat with air conditioning. S peaking of summer,a friend alerted me to a potential danger for people who l ike to grill outdoors during this time of year. According t o a news report I found on www.cbsnews.com earlier this month,a man caught fire at his grill because of his sunscreen. I am not kidding. According to the account, Brett Sigworth sprayed on some Banana Boat Sport Performance sunscreen,and then went to his hot grill. He picked up a holder to s hift some charcoal briquettes and the next thing he k new fire went up his arm. Others at the scene were able to put out the flames, but not before Sigworth got second-degree burns on partso f his upper body.The burns corresponded to the lines where he applied the sunscreen. According to doctors he was very lucky because af ew more seconds might have caused worse damage. Warnings on the product say its flammable and not to use it near heat or an open flame. But they dont address how flammable it is once you put it on your skin,or how long to wait before going near,say,a hot grill. Me? I think I will pass on spray-on sunscreen and grilling and hole up in my nice cool house. After all,it wont be summer forever.At some point the pleasant weather will return,and I will enjoy it when it does. ll try not gloat. Laura Ware is a Sebring resident. She can be contacted by email at bookwormlady@ embarqmail.com Visit her website at www.laurahware.com. Guest columns are the opinion of the writer, not necessarily those of the staff of the NewsSun. Summers in Highlands County Lauras Look L aura Ware There may not be a legal obligation to call in the authorities when something like this happens,but there is certainly am oral obligation to report problems like this. It could have saved a life. You hear about it in big cities,but you never expect it to happen here in Highlands County. Where strangersd ont want to be involved by reporting a crime. Where people do not want the h assle of police questions. Some were likely afraid that they would have been caught drinking whileu nder age. Certainly,there may have been illegal drinking. We cant confirm t hat,but it is a mainstay of parties like this and frankly,anyone who denies it is not facing reality. It was in sheriff reports that several of the witnesses were under age and thata ll the subjects had been reported to have been drinking throughout the night. Teens drinking happens in any town a nd at all times,especially when parties like this occur. Everyone knows it,and to some extent,accepts that it happens. Yes,it is illegal,and we agree it should not happen,but that is not the issue here. The issue arises when several individu als witness a person who is pummeled to the point of unconsciousness,is d ragged outside and left on the sidewalk,bleeding,and no one thinks to even call an ambulance. I t is appalling to see in a report that the assailants were pulled off by witn esses at the party while the victim was already unconscious. Witnesses who knew he was unconscious when he was dragged outside by his feet and left on the ground. W itnesses who knew he was in bad shape when they tried to revive him and noticed the blood on the back of his head. How many times this has happened and everyone walked away the next day with a headache and some bruises is unknown. B ut,in this one incident,in this one case,the result was young mans life coming to an end far,far too soon. And no one called for those who could help. M aybe it is just too much of a hassle and its easier to snap a photo or take a video on your cell phone or post on F acebook than to dial 911. To everyone at that party who witnessed this and did not call in the authorities; to everyone who felt the need to scream outrage and justice in thes ocial media while spreading rumors a nd partial truths; to all those who now speak about how good a person Aaron Doty was but were too busy texting duri ng the fight to thumb three more numbers:911; to those who witnessed andd id not act ... shame on you all. For Gods sake, call 911 During the night that Aaron Doty was pummeled to death,the Highlands County Sheriffs Office reported there were no 911 calls from that address or from anyone who was there. The balance between the police and the policed is getting way out of whack and we better restore it now. I speak of a spate of new technologies high-tech cameras,satellites and now, drones being flown over U.S. soil that are giving police and government way too much power over the average Joe. Our country was founded by people who were wary of government power,you see. They were wary of government do-gooders attaining too much control,as they knew that absolute power always corrupts absolutely. So they implemented checks and balances to limit that power. They knew,too,however, that human nature is imperfect that there will always be crooks,murderers and con men and that government must provide average, law-abiding citizens with basic protections against those who seek to do them harm. Thus,our Constitution was designed to strike a proper balance between police and government agencies and the citizens they police. The Fourth Amendment in the Bill of Rights, for instance,guards against unreasonable searches and seizures. It requires probable cause and a judicially sanctioned warrant before the police are permitted to enter one's home. The idea was to protect the liberties of the average Joe by putting the burden on police and government agencies. Better that 10 guilty men go free than to convict a single innocent man. This proper balance between the police and the policed worked well for many years. But technology is upending that balance. Consider:Back in the '50s and '60s,when my father was a young man,there were speed traps,just as there are now. When one driver saw a police car hiding behind shrubs,he flashed his high beams at oncoming drivers to warn them to slow down. The policed collaborated against the police and all was well. The police had it tough back then. To gauge a driver's speed,an officer had to work a manual stopwatch,then do math. The process was so imprecise, the odds weren't bad that the ticket would be tossed out in court or reduced to a lesser charge. Now the police have precise VASCAR and radar technologies. Hidden speed cameras are popping up all over the place. New technologies are even making it possible to monitor speeds using satellites! While such technologies may benefit drivers by slowing traffic at dangerous intersections,there is a downside:The average Joe will soon be helpless in the face of small-town police who use such technologies to establish lucrative,high-tech speed traps. But as technology upends the balance between the police and the policed,that is the least of the average Joe's worries. Did you know our federal government is using unmanned aerial vehicles (dronese the drones it uses to monitor and kill enemies overseas to monitor U.S. citizens? Did you know,says Investor's Business Daily, that the EPA is conducting surveillance on farmers in Nebraska and Iowa,looking for violations of the Clean Water Act? Did you know that the Federal Aviation Administration has loosened restrictions on the use of drones by the nation's 18,000 local police departments? How long will it be before quiet little planes monitor our speed and everything else we do? How long before illegal searches,forbidden by the Fourth Amendment,are commonplace? We must stop the drones now. Flashing our high beams won't matter a whit once the balance between the police and the policed gets that far out of whack. Tom Purcell, a freelance writer is also a humor columnist for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and is nationally syndicated exclusively by Cagle Cartoons newspaper syndicate. Email Tom at Purcell@caglecartoons.com/. Time to police the government Guest Column Tom Purcell


C M Y K Page 4ANews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012www.newssun.com MUSSELMAN APPLIANCES; 11.25"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, 6/17/12 p/u; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 6 1 1 1 1 E lwell estimated more than 2 10 young athletes took part S aturday. S enior division athletes (ages 11-15gan just as the f inal juniors were nearing the end of their course. Amongst the crowd was 1 5-year-old Annie WeberCallahan. The Lake Placid swim team member was excited as she watched the junior division participants endure their course. This is really cool,said C allahan. Our division is up next. Callahans mother described her as a very strong swimmerand was confident in her daughters ability to complete the swimp ortion with no problems. This is the first time Ive ever done a triathlon. Im a swimmer so Im not worried a bout that part really.We will see how the biking and running goes,said Callahan. I just decided to do it this year. I heard about it from my mom. She knows the race director,so here I am. Theres a lot of swimmers doing it from my school. Ik now a lot of people competing here,Callahan said with a smile. The senior triathletes competing against one anothert hrough a 200-yard swim,6mile bike and 1-mile run c ourse through the downtown Sebring area. The seniors t ore through the Lake Jackson swim,up City Pier Beach and to the bike racksi n a matter of minutes. Athletes returned to the bike r acks to drop off bikes and continue onto the run to complete the course. E very participant was awarded a completion medal upon crossing the finish lineS aturday. This morning,the adult d ivision (ages 16 and up close out the 2012 Heartland Triathlon. Adult participantsw ill endure a quarter-mile swim,a 14-mile bike ride and 3 .1-mile run through a large part of Sebring beginning at C ity Pier Beach. The first wave will begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. Thea dult division draws hundreds of triathletes,beginners and professionals,from around the nation each year. The 2012 Heartland Triathlonw ill place a 700 participant limit this year. Late registrations will be taken between5 :30-6:30 a.m. C ontinued from page 1A News-Sun photo by KATARA SIMMONS Young triathletes race out of the transition area after completing the swim portion of the H eartland Triathlon on Saturday. Kids tri draws big field News-Sun photo by KATARASIMMONS The finish line was a wel-c ome sight for Saturdays racers. E vent organizer Robert Saffold greets festival-goers Saturday morning and starts the 1 2th annual Juneteenth Family Fun Freedom Festival with a prayer at Firemens Field in Sebring. News-Sun photos by KATARA SIMMONS L issette Jones, of Sebring, tends to a grill full of shish kabobs Saturday during Juneteenth in Sebring. Jones was raising money to help send her daughter Kaitlynn Jones to Detroit for a singing competition. Aycessys Yande, from left, Sasha Yande and OBriana Yande jump in a bounce house Saturday morning during Juneteenth in Sebring. Juneteenth commerorates the ending of slavery in the United S tates. Juneteenth celebration


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C M Y K RALEIGH,N.C. (AP Adding a twist to blue laws in an increasingly red state, North Carolinas Republican-led legislature is toasting a measure intended to keep the booze flowing at the Democratic National Convention. President Barack Obama and other Democratic Party headliners are set to be in Charlotte for the nominating soirie held every four years, which kicks off with a Labor Day party at a stock car track. The states governmentrun liquor stores are closed Sundays and for the Monday holiday,presenting a potential problem for bars,restaurants and hotels needing to replenish depleted alcohol stocks. The convention is expected to draw tens of thousands of people who will spend millions on food and libations. To the rescue is a bipartisan group of lawmakers in Raleigh sponsoring a bill to keep the Alcoholic Beverage Control stores in Mecklenburg County,which includes Charlotte,open for Labor Day 2012. Co-sponsored by Republicans and Democrats from the Charlotte area,the measure flowed through the state House last week on a voice vote and is awaiting approval in the Senate. Rep. Bill Brawley,a Mecklenburg Republican, said helping Charlotte be fully prepared to quench the thirsts of the arriving politicos and media horde is just good manners. The political party of the people attending is not material,said Brawley,one of the bills primary sponsors. Our state will treat them the way we would want our own people to be treated when they visit other states. Page 6ANews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012www.newssun.com COCHRAN BROTHERS ROOFING; 5.542"; 3"; Black; june ads; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 9 9 0 0 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 afternoon is suggested as the best time to visit at the site at Istokpoga Park,near the boat ramp entrance off Highway 98. More than 35,000 hams from across the USA are expected to participate in the event,holding public demonstrations over the weekend. Seely said,we hope that people will come and see for themselves that this is not your grandfathers radio any more. In addition to operating on shortwavfrequencies with antennas designed to help maximize communications over long distances, the group will also be experimenting with a short skipinstallation, attempting to maintain reliable communications with locales normally reached best by VHF radios but which may be inaccessible that way in a worst case event. Seely said club members will communicate via voice and via computers connected to their radios and make contact with other participants in all fifty states,most Canadian provinces and more than a few foreign countries over the weekend. There are more than 650,000 amateur radio licensees in the U.S. and more than 2.5 million around the world. Through the ARRLs Amateur Radio Emergency Services program,ham volunteers provide emergency communications for thousands of state and local emergency response agencies,all for free. To learn more about Amateur Radio,go to www.emergency-radio.org/. Continued from page 2A Centennial hats,six Centennial grocery tote bags,six Centennial tum-b lers,six Centennial bumper stickers and six Centennial Lapel pins. Gold Sponsor,$1,000 level:(1) Large prominentb old display of name and logo on the special event banner at the event site during the week,listing as Platinum Sponsor. (2t he event and Centennial advertising. (3 A nnouncement at the event as a Gold Sponsor. (4 100 Years of Sebring commemorative coffee t able book published by the Sebring Historical Society. (6our Centennial T-shirts,four Centennial tumblers,andf our Centennial lapel pins. S ilver Sponsor,$500 level:(1 and logo on the speciale vent banner at the event site during the week,listi ng as Silver Sponsor. (2vent and Centennial advertis-i ng. (3Announcement at the event as a Silver Sponsor. (4 100 Years of Sebring commemorative coffee t able book published by the Sebring Historical Society. (6Two Centennial T-shirts,two Centennial tumblers,andt wo Centennial lapel pins. Bronze Sponsor,$250 level:(1 special event banner at the event site during the week,listing as a Bronze Sponsor. (2t he event and Centennial advertising. P atron Sponsor,$25 $250 level:Listing in a special event advertisement. For more information c all (863 email events@Sebring100.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Sebrin gCentennial,or Sebring100.com. Thanks to the News-Sun for helping us keep everyone informed on Sebrings Centennial Celebration. Reference this article every Sunday and you wont miss a thing. Jen Brown is a member of the Sebring Centennial Committee. Continued from page 2A Instead of calling for vengeance,Aarons father and uncle attempted to coolt he emotions of several who knew Aaron by asking them to allow justice take its course. On behalf of the family, w e are humbled by the outpouring of support from the community,wrote Jim Doty,Aarons father,in an e-mail Friday. Highlands County S heriffs Office Public Information Officer Nell H ays told the media before the first appearance of defendants that the fatherw anted peace and justice. According to an e-mail f orwarded to Hays,Jim Doty stated,In tragedies such as these,many never find their loved ones and never find those responsi-b le. We are thankful for those who assisted in findi ng Aaros body. Wewant to commend the Highlands County SheriffsD epartment in the capture of the accused and the hand ling of all the events which preceded. In our hearts,they are the besto rganization in the state. As Christians,we are asking those following this t ragedy,please do not turn this into a message of v engeance and hate. Hate and anger took Aaron from us and it will not bring him back, Jim Doty said. I know emotions run strong,b ut please,out of respect for our family,we ask you to have a Christian heart. Proverbs 29:11 A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control. O n his Facebook page, Chris Doty,Aarons uncle, w rote before the appearance of the suspects,On behalf of the family,we are asking any who attends the proceedings at the court-h ouse to please not turn this i nto a message of vengeance and hate. I know emotions run strong,but please out of respect for our family,wea sk you to attend with a Christian heart. Proverbs 2 9:11 A fool gives full vent to his anger,but a wise man keeps himself underc ontrol,wrote Chris Doty, echoing his brothers w ords. Please consider this passage,this will likely drawm ass media attention and we want those who watch to know that Christians u nited in prayer to bring Aaron home,that it has d elivered those responsible, and Gods hand will guide us the rest of the way. Lastly,Chris Doty wrote,I leave you witht his:Psalm 37:8-9 Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret,it leads only to evil. For evil men will be cut off,but those who hope in the LORD will inherit the land. Brothers and Sisters in Christ,lets inherit the land b y standing TOGETHER, as we have since this all began,in the face of evil we will do so with Christian Reverence,Chris Dotyw rote. Continued from page 1A B arone asked Rittenour to hold the defendants without b ond because of their recent attempts to elude law e nforcement. The issue here is not just the heinous act. They returned to their home aftert he crime,got some videos a nd were watching movies when law enforcement knocked on their door. They refused to surrender,and leftt o another area where state m arshals had to retrieve them. They have family in New York,Puerto Rico and other places,the state isr equesting no bond,Barone said. A bond of $100,000 was set for the charge of abuse of a dead body and bond of $100,000 was set for tampering with evidence for both defendants. Rittenour explained the other bond amounts were set in case a future judge made ad ifferent ruling on the murder charges. H ighlands County Sheriff Susan Benton announced Friday morning that morea rrests were coming in the case. I am aware of at least two imminent arrests coming,and I am sure there will be some more,Benton said. Whether they were the ones who went with them to theg as station or helped them destroy their clothes or drove t hem to Orlando,there will be more charges. Just because we have c aught the alleged bad guys, these guys have not stopped w orking. They are working 24-7, she added about her department. Continued from page 1A News-Sun photo by ED BALDRIDGE Sheriff Susan Benton talks to reporters about the Doty case F riday morning. News-Sun photo by ED BALDRIDGE Judge Anthony Rittenour conduct the bond hearing for the suspects in the Aaron Doty murder case Friday morning. The suspects are kept in a separate room, shown on the video screen to the left of the judge. Family calls for peace in aftermath of Doty murder Suspects held without bond R odriguez F elipe As Christians, we a re asking those following this tragedy, please do n ot turn this into a m essage of vengeance and h ate. I know e motions run s trong, but please, o ut of respect for o ur family, we ask you to have a Christian heartJ AMESDOTY Aarons father Sponsors wanted for Centennial events Ham Radio Field Day planned in Sebring Industries gaining jobs over the year were natural resources and mining with an addition of 771 new jobs; education and health services added 304 jobs; trade,transportation,and utilities saw an increase of 155 jobs; professional and business services added 49 jobs; and manufacturing added 25 jobs. Cuts in government spending created the largest job loss per industry with a loss of 288 jobs over the past year,mostly due to the slide in property values. The number of jobs in Florida was 7,323,000 in May,up 53,800 jobs compared to a year ago. May was the 22nd consecutive month with positive annual job growth after the state lost jobs for three years. Continued from page 1A Jobless rate on the rise New law to keep booze flowing for Democratic convention


C M Y K Associated PressSAN ANTONIO A Texas teacher will lose her job after ordering more than 20 kindergartners to line up and hit a classmate accused of being a bully,a district spokesman said Friday. The teacher at a suburban San Antonio school is accused of orchestrating the slugfest after a younger teaching colleague went to her last month seeking suggestions on how to discipline the 6-year-old,according to a police report from the Judson Independent School District. Both teachers at Salinas Elementary were placed on paid administrative leave, though the one who allegedly arranged the punishment will not work for the district next school year,said district spokesman Steve Linscomb. Prosecutors are reviewing the allegations and will determine whether formal charges will be filed in 30 to 60 days. The police report alleges the teacher chose to show the child why bullying is bad by instructing his peers to Hit him!and Hit him harder!It also states that the second teacher intervened only after one of the children hit the boy hard on his upper back. wenty-four of those kids hit him and he said that most of them hit him twice,Amy Neely,the mother of 6-yearold Aiden,told KENS-TV. She did not specify what injuries her son may have received. Neely said her son is not a problem child and that this was the first shed heard of teachers having issues with him. She said she wants to make sure the teacher who ordered the hitting does not work in a classroom again. She doesnt need to be around any children,Neely told the television station. RUTH GRUBB Ruth Mae Grubb,age 89, of Sebring,Fla.,died June 14,2012 at Good ShepherdH ospice. She was born in Palmyra,Pa. and graduated from high school in Annville, Pa. in 1940. Later in life she went on to nursing school.S he married Kenneth Dale Grubb on Dec. 6,1941 (the day before Pearl Harbor). While Ken was in World War II,Ruthw orked in a packing house in California while he wass tationed there and back to as hoe factory in Pennsylvania when he went overseas. In 1946 they moved to Sebring,F la. and became members of the Sebring Church of the B rethren. Ruth was a Deacon in the church for 62 years and in May 2012 sher eceived a lifetime Deacon award for her faithful servi ce. In the past,she was also a Sunday school teacher, Sunday school superintendent,delegate from her church to their national conferencea nd chairwoman of many committees. Throughout her l ife,Ruth has been a Girl Scout leader,member of Junior Womens Club,presi-d ent of the Sebring Womens Club,president of the H ighlands County Republican Committee,and an alternate delegate from F lorida to the Republican National Convention in 1988. She was a talented seamstress entering and winning awards for her quilts and pillows. R uth was a loving and devoted wife to Ken (who preceded her in death),a wonderful mother,mother-inlaw and grandmother. She iss urvived by her daughter, Cynthia M. (Lee Annville,Pa.; son,Dale W. (Lori Fla.; grandchildren,MatthewD ale Grubb and Madison Taylor Grubb of Sebring, Fla.; and a niece and nephews of Pennsylvania. The family will receive f riends from 6-8 p.m. Monday,June 18,2012 at Sebring Church of theB rethren. Service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday,June 19,2012 at Sebring Churcho f the Brethren. Friends will also be received from 1-2 p .m. Tuesday prior to the service. Rev.Terry Grove, Rev. Eugene Bengtson andR ev. Cecil Hess will be officiating. Burial will follow at L akeview Memorial Gardens. Memorials are requested to Sebring Church of the Brethren. www.morrisfuneralchapel.com M orris Funeral Chapel 307 S. Commerce Ave. S ebring,FL 33870 DONNA KOESTLER Donna Jean Koestler,70, of Avon Park,died Saturday morning,J une 9,2012 at Florida Hospital Heartland MedicalC enter. A nativeof Wichita, Kansas,she had lived here for seven years coming fromL indsborg,Kansas. She was a long haul truck driver. She had volunteered with Cub Scout Pack 156,Avon Park. She is survived by two s ons,Abe Friesen of Avon Park and Rusty Friesen of Port Charlotte,Fla.; twog randchildren,Noah and Luke Friesen,both of Avon Park; two aunts,KatherineM alm of Marquette,Kansas and Jeanette Coulter of K ingston,Wash.; and cousins,Freda Talbot and Russel Malm,both ofM arquette,Kansas,Ruby Johnson of McPherson, K ansas and Frances Day, Torrence,Calif. Arrangements with Fountain Funeral Home, Avon Park,Fla. F ountain Funeral Home 507 US 27 N. A von Park,FL 33825 (863 www.newssun.comN ews-SunS unday, June 17, 2012Page 7A DAILY COMMERCIAL; 3.639"; 1"; Black; cornerstone hospice; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 4 4 9 9 M ARTIAL ARTS (pp ad; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 3 5 5 3 3 National Newspaper Placement S; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black; sebring bus IO12064HS1; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 6 2 2 0 0 i n the community. Sharp will share with the p articipants information regarding the risk factors for children in Highlands C ounty to be abused,abandoned or neglected. He will a lso discuss the agencies involved in responding to a child abuse incident and w hat is done by the agencies to successfully prosec ute child abusers. The efforts to prevent child abuse in the community will be addressed in the presentation along with what the general population can do to protect children from abuse. Sharp will respond to all questions relative to how the safety and w ellbeing of children can be safeguarded.Sebring Masons s erve barbecue lunchSEBRING Sebring Masonic Lodge No. 249w ill serve an all-you--caneat barbecue chicken lunch o n from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today (Fathers Day) for an $ 8 donation. The menu is c hicken,coleslaw,baked b eans,potato salad,dessert and beverage. The lodge is located on t he corner of Home Avenue a nd Sebring Parkway.The public is invited; take out orders are available. Primal Connection gathers for Fathers Day Drum CircleSEBRING The Primal C onnection Fathers Day Drum Circle will take place behind the Sebring Civic Center,355 W.Center Ave., overlooking Lake Jackson,f rom 3-5 p.m. today. Everybody is welcome. Bring a chair or blanket,an instrument if you have one, s omething to drink if youd like and a friend. This is for all ages. Join the Primal Connection and make a joyous sound. No experience necessary. Play along, dance or just enjoy the music. Some percussion instruments will be avail-a ble for the public to use. This is a fun event for the whole family. For more information, contact Fred Leavitt,Primal Connection,by phone at 402-8238,or by e-mail at fred@primalconnection.org. For more information on the Primal Connection,go to their web site at: http://www.primalconnection.orgModel Railroad Club meets TuesdaySEBRING All Sebring Model Railroad Club meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Church of Christ,3800 Sebring Parkway.There will be no meetings in July or August. Watch the newspaper for dates of Lakeshore Mall exhibitioni n July. Members run model railroads on their HOGauge modular layout. For more information or u pdates on meeting locations,call Curtis Petersen at 382-6967.NARFE meets TuesdaySEBRING NARFE Chapter 288 of Highlands County will meet at 1 p.m.T uesday at Homers Buffet in Sebring Square for lunch. This will be an informalm eeting and all current and retired Federal employees (and spousesvited toa ttend.Information on elder abuse shared at SALT meetingSEBRING The H ighlands County Seniors and Law Enforcement Together (S.A.L.T.) Council will hold its next quarterly meeting Tuesday. The meet-i ng will be held at the Bert J. Harris Center (formerly t he Agri-Civic Center) at the corner of U.S. 27 and George Boulevard. Them eeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. Representatives from t he Highlands County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations,Special V ictims and Crime Prevention Units will present information on recognizing,reporting and preventing Elder Abuse,N eglect and Exploitation. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome. After discussions at the J anuary planning meeting, the S.A.L.T. Council Board o f Directors voted to hold quarterly meetings during2 012 as opposed to monthly meetings as in previous years. In keeping with this schedule,the Highlands County Sheriff's Office wills ponsor the June meeting. In an effort to attract more people to the meetings,the times of the meetings will alternate between 10 a.m.a nd 5:30 p.m. Meetings in June and November will be held at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting in September will be at 10 a.m. The goal of these changes was to create more interest in S.A.L.T. and to present pertinent topics of interest to the public. The S.A.L.T. Council is a part of Triad,which is an organization of the International Association of Chiefs of Police,the National Sheriff's Association and the AARP. The purpose of this organization is to address the needs of all seniors in the community especially as they relate to crime victimization and the fear of crime. Ghost Stories shared at Own the NightLAKE PLACID Lake Placid Memorial Library presents the 2012 Florida Library Teen Reading Sam Own the Nighton Tuesday.This reading will be Ghost Storieswith Van Samuels at 4 p.m. Also,flee the heat for a movie at 3 p.m. Fridays. The Lake Placid Memorial Library is at 205 W. Interlake Blvd.; phone number is 699-3705.Events planned at lodges, postsAVON PARK Combat Veterans, Memorial VFW Post 9853 will have NASCAR on the screen at 12 p.m. today.M usic by Uptown Country f rom 5-8 p.m. Friday. K araoke from 5-8 p.m. Saturday. For more information,call 452-9853. L AKE PLACID T he Lake Placid Moose Lodge 2374 will have karaoke with Fireman andN ASCAR today; call for t imes. Loyal Order of the M oose officers meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday.Women of the Moose and House Committee meets at 7 p.m. LOOM will have its general meeting at 7:30 p.m. Karaoke with Fireman from6 :30-9:30 p.m. Wednesday. F ranke will provide music from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday. Music with Red Neck Joe Band from 6:309:30 p.m. for Friday. Music by Ransom from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday. For informa-t ion,call 465-0131. The Veterans of Foreign Wars 3880 in Lake Placid will host music with Patsy Howard today; call for time. Music with Tom from 5:30-7 p.m. Friday. B reakfast will be served f rom 8-11 a.m. Saturday. F or information,call 6995 444. SEBRING The VFW Post 4300 will host karaoke with BilDi from 5-8 p.m. today.VFW Post meets at 7 p.m. M onday. Music through the week will be Frank E from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday and Friday; Lora Patton from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday; and Patsy and Johnny 5 from 69 p.m. Saturday. For details,call 385-8902. The Sebring Elks Lodge 1529 Wacky Wednesday will have music by Frank E. from 4:30-7:30 p.m.; cost is $3,dinner for $6.50. PER meets at 6 p.m. Thursday. The lodge meets at 7 p.m. Dance to DoinIt Right from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday; cost is $3,dinner for $11. For more information,call 471-3557. 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C M Y K LIVING B SE CTION News-Sun Sunday, June 17, 2012 1.Which U.S. president had the most children?A.Theodore RooseveltB.John TylerC.William Henry Harrison2.George Washington is known as the father of the United States. How many children did he have?A.NoneB.OneC.Three3.Who said:My father was not a failure. After all,he was the father of a president of the United States?A.Dwight EisenhowerB.Ronald ReaganC.Harry S. Truman4.Which president signed the law that made Fathers Day a permanent annual holiday?A.John F. KennedyB.Richard NixonC.Jimmy Carter5.How many U.S. presidents were fathers of a president?A.NoneB.OneC.Two6.Which presidents grandson was also president?A.William Henry Harrison B.Theodore RooseveltC.William Howard Taft7.How many presidents were the sons of ministers?A.OneB.TwoC.Three8.David Eisenhower,grandson of Dwight Eisenhower,married which presidents daughter?A.Jimmy CarterB.Richard NixonC.Bill Clinton9.Which presidents son served as the secretary of war?A.Abraham LincolnB.Andrew JacksonC.Franklin Pierce10.Which presidents father served as U.S. ambassador to Great Britain?A.Franklin D. RooseveltB.John F. KennedyC.George H.W. BushLYRICS___ 1.Daddy,daddy if you could only see/Just how good hes been treating me/Youd give us your blessing right now/Cause we are in love.___ 2.ather,father/We dont need to escalate/War is not the answer/For love can conquer hate.___ 3.My son turned 10 just the other day/He said,Thanks for the ball,dad, come on lets play/Can you teach me to throw?I said,Not today/I got a lot to do.He said,Thats OK.___ 4.The mama pajama rolled out of bed/And she ran to the police station/ When the papa found out he began to shout /And he started the investigation.___ 5.Then the light begins to shine/And I hear those ancient lullabies/And as I watch thiss eedling grow/Feel my heart start to overflow.___ 6.How much smoke can one stove make/The kids wont eat my charcoal c ake/Its more than any man can take.___ 7.Theres two things I know for sure/She was sent here from heaven and shes daddys litt le girl.___ 8.So fathers,be good to your daughters/Daughters will love like you do.___ 9. Its not time to make a change/Just relax,take it easy/Youre still young,thats your fault/Theres so much you have to know.___ 10.ords cant express my boundl ess gratitude for you/I appreciate what you do/Youve given me such security.SONGSA.Mr. Mom,LonestarB.My Fathers Eyes,Eric ClaptonC.ather and Son,Cat Stevens D.Butterfly Kisses,Bob CarlisleE. Daddy,BeyonceF. Papa Dont Preach,MadonnaG.Whats Going On,Marvin GayeH.Daughters,John MayerI.Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard,Paul SimonJ.s in the Cradle, H arry Chapin 1 .Which father and son have combined for the most points in NHL history? _________________________________2.Who were the first father and son to win Olympic hockey medals as goalies? _________________________________3.Which two daughters of former heavyweight boxers met in a 2001 bout called the The Thrilla in Manila 4? _________________________________4.Who are the only father and son to play on national championship basketball teams? _________________________________5.Who were the first father and son to coach in the NBA? _________________________________6.Who were the first father a nd son to play in the major leagues at the same time? _________________________________7 .Name the only father and son to be selected in the first round of the NFL Draft by the same team. _________________________________8.Who were the first father and son to be selected in the first round of the Major League Baseball draft? _________________________________9.Who were the first father and son to reach the Super Bowl? _________________________________10.How many of George Foremans 11 children have Georgein their name? _________________________________ANSWERS: 1.BOBBY AND BRETT H ULL, 2.DENIS AND MARTIN B RODEUR, 3.LAILA ALI AND JACQUI FRAZIER-LYDE, 4.MATT GUOKAS AND M ATT JR., 5.BILL AND ERIC MUSSELMAN, 6.KEN GRIFFEY AND K EN JR., 7.ED AND BRAD BUDDE (KANSAS CITYTOM AND BEN GRIEVE, 9.FRANK CORNISH (MIAMIA ND FRANK JR.(COWBOYS), 10. S EVEN SONS GEORGE EDWARD JR., III, IV, V AND VI, PLUS DAUGHTERS F REEDA GEORGE AND GEORGETTAMatch the father-themed lyrics to the song title. F ormer heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman has 11 children.ANSWERS: 1.F, 2.G, 3.J, 4.I, 5.B. 6.A, 7.D, 8.H, 9.C, 10.EBill Cosby played Cliff Huxtable on the hit sitcom The Cosby Show.ILLUSTRATIONS BY CHRIS WARE/ LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER/MCTHappy Fathers Day! We know this is the one day of the year that dads are supposed to take it easy,but we wanted to stretch your brain a little. So we decided to test your knowledge with these trivia questions to see how you measure up against other dads. ANSWERS:1.B.TYLER HAD 15 CHILDREN;2.A;3. C;4.B.NIXON SIGNED THE LAW IN 1972;5.C. JOHN ADAMS WAS THE FATHER OF JOHN QUINCY ADAMS, AND GEORGE H.W.BUSH IS THE FATHER OF GEORGE W.BUSH;6. A.WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON WAS THE GRANDFATHER OF BENJAMIN HARRISON;7. C.THE FATHERS OF CHESTER A.ARTHUR, GROVER CLEVELAND AND WOODROW WILSON WERE MINISTERS;8.B.DAVID EISENHOWER MARRIED JULIE NIXON IN 1968; 9.A.ROBERT TODD LINCOLN WAS SECRETARY OF WAR UNDER PRESIDENT JAMES GARFIELD;10.B. JOSEPH P.KENNEDY SERVED FROM 19381940. TV DADS___ 1.Cliff Huxtable,The Cosby Sho___ 2.Ray Barone,Everybody Loves Raymond___ 3.Mike Brady,The Brady Bunch___ 4.Tony Soprano,The Sopranos___ 5.Andy Taylor,The Andy Griffith Sho___ 6.Merrill Stubing,The Love Boat___ 7.Al Bundy,Married ... with Children___ 8.Ross Geller,Friends___ 9.Homer Simpson,The Simpsons___ 10.Archie Bunker,All in the FamilyPROFESSIONSMatch the TV dad with his profession. Ray Romano played TV dad Ray Barone. A.Cruise ship captainB.ObstetricianC.Shoe salesmanD.Sports writerE.Nuclear power plant workerF.SheriffG.Loading dock worker H.Waste managementI.ArchitectJ.PaleontologistBeyonces dad also was her manager. Jody Mitori,MCT and David Thomas,McClatchy NewspapersSOURCE:ACTS ABOUT THE PRESIDENTS,BY JOSEPH NATHAN KANE, U.S.CENSUS BUREAUMany are founding fathers,but how much do you know about the U.S.presidents as parents?Some fathers pass on their love of sports.These dads went one step further.


C M Y K D ear Abby: Its Fathers Day and Id like to salute one particular unsung hero my dad. He was there for me and my sister despite a diffi-c ult workload throughout our childhood. He has always been generous with love and affection,and I have no doubt that he has sacrificed things he wanted personally for our benefit. Dad has been the calming voice during times of strife. He can fix anything from a broken washing machine to a broken heart. He has not only nurtured us,but our children as well. He has been our role model when it comes to setting an example of what a man,husband,father and grandfather should be. He is never judgmental and has always shown us the best in ourselves. Hes consistent in his love of God,country and family. He is patient,kind, generous and smart in waysI only wish I could be. To top it off,he found us the best mother we could have hoped for.They have been married 58 years. My unsung hero doesnt wear a cape,but I do believe he has certainly earned a halo. Sharon in Brandon Dear Sharon: What a sweet letter. Im printing it to honor not only your father but also the millions of men who dedicate themselves daily to raising their children with love and support. In addition,d like to extend a Happy Fathers Day to fathers everywhere not only birth fathers but also stepfathers,foster fathers and those caring individuals who mentor youngsters whose parents are absent or deceased. Bless you all. Dear Abby: Will you please help librarians across the country clarify something that is generally misrepresented to the public? Patrons who need assistance operating a computer may be able to get help at their local library.Thats may,not can.Too often, people are instructed to go to their library and use a computer to file taxes,redeem a gift,print pictures,etc. The fact is,not every library has computers with Internet access. Most do,but not all. Further,many libraries lack sufficient staff to offer one-on-one support to operate a computer. To someone who is proficient,it may s eem strange that a person cant simply lay a hand on a mouse and go. The reality is, computers and the Internet are not intuitive to thosew ho havent been exposed to them and there are many. While I dont know of a librarian who wouldnt like to offer unlimited assistance to computer users,libraries nationwide are losing staff due to budget cuts. At the same time,use of libraries is steadily increasing. Its frustrating to disappoint patrons who expect to receive instruction in computer operation. We prefer they leave our building happy. So,Abby,please spread the word. Computers and Internet services vary from library to library. Readers should ask their librarian about what services are available at their local branch. Concerned Citizen, Easthampton,Mass. Dear Concerned Citizen: Thank you for shining a light on this important subject. Readers,if this letter is as disturbing to you as it is to me,write your congressional representative and express your concern. For lowerand middle-income people of every age,libraries have performed and continue to perform a vital function. Their budgets must not be slashed to the point that they c an no longer fulfill their mission of informing and educating the public. Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known asJ eanne Phillips, and was founde d by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Write Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Good advice for everyone teenst o seniors is in The Anger in All of Us and How to Deal With It. To order, send your name and mailing address, plus check or money order for $7 (U.S. funds) to: Dear Abby, Anger Booklet, P.O. Box 447, Mount Morris, IL 61054-0447. (S&H are included in the price.) Page 2BNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012www.newssun.com FAIRMONT CINEMA; 1.736"; 6"; Black; movie listings p/u; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 5 5 8 8 0 0 DIVERSIONS DOUBLEO SEVENB y GARTEH BAIN ACROSS 1 Mell Lazarus comics matriarch 6 Clublike weapons 11 Latin trio member 15 Son of Homer 1 9 Bite the bullet, e.g. 20 Inundated2 1 Chorus syllables 22 On the quieter side 23 Where chicks learn their ABCs? 26 Colorful horse 27 Keying in 28 Switch ending 29 President after Calvin 31 Critical hosp. area 32 Witticism 33 Bizet's "Habanera,"e .g. 3 4 Midday duelers? 42 Mushrooms, say 4 6 Irish-born actor Milo 47 Nina who had a 1959 h it with "I Loves You, Porgy" 48 Slow-on-the-uptake response 5 1 Little green men 5 3 Web or sky follower 54 Do some gliding 55 She played WKRP's Jennifer 5 6 Parka feature 57 Chapter of a sort5 9 Establishment boasting whiskey and pedicures? 6 3 They connect stories 66 Mailing H.Q. 67 Champagne toast? 68 Part of a gig7 1 Lowdown on W rigley's? 76 Little green men 77 British noblemen7 9 __ Jima 80 Mistreat 82 Deposit on a brownstone entrance? 87 Literary preposition8 8 Antarctica's __ Ice S helf 92 Barflies 93 Family depiction 94 Unprocessed9 6 Peloponnesian War side 9 8 Yellow turnip 100 Hot pot spot 1 03 Special forces unit 104 Ring centerpiece 105 Quaint caption for a c avalry photo? 108 Highlander1 11 Facilities, for short 112 Greek securities org. 113 Lady in a harbor 116 Yemeni seaport1 18 Decisive experiment 123 Avocado's shape 124 Question about a noisy pet owl? 127 Brain part 128 Whenever1 29 Bottled benefactor 130 Wields a hoe 131 God of hawks? 132 Retired boomers 133 Barack's second High Court appointee 134 Grammy winnerJ ones D OWN 1 Lecturer's aid 2 God with raven messengers 3 Register freebie 4 Statistical calculation 5 "__ Pie" 6 Wine buys 7 Like happy tails 8 Airport rental 9 Italian noble family 10 Civil War general with a Shawnee middle name 11 "Jo's Boys" author 12 Red Guard leader 13 Dual-purpose island w ord 1 4 Become thinner 1 5 Campy 1968 Fonda title role 16 Burn remedy 17 Seat warmer?1 8 Hiking gear item 24 Wealthy, in Jurez 2 5 "For __": Beatles' song 30 "The Avengers" costar3 4 Saver of pairs 3 5 Scandinavian capital 36 Indiana neighbor 3 7 They may be pressing 38 Antacid option 39 Docs' lobby: Abbr.4 0 Pyramid, perhaps 41 Chimney schmutz 4 3 Two-time Oscar nominee for portraying Henry II 44 Triumph against odds 4 5 Tours of duty 4 9 Small sum of money, s langily 5 0 Org. with many unhappy returns? 5 2 12-time Pro Bowl NFLer Junior5 4 Finland, in Finland 58 Umbrella spoke 6 0 Spur 61 15-Across's Squishee provider 62 Egyptian snakes 64 Recipe amt. 65 Icky stuff 68 Mr. and Mr. 69 Give the cook a day off, perhaps 70 Cavern 7 2 Woolly mammal 73 Worked the fields 7 4 Jos's hooray 75 Partly mine 7 8 California's most populous county 81 Poets' Muse 83 Gp. to benefit students 84 Bol. neighbor 85 "Woo-hoo!" 8 6 Salt Lake City daily, briefly 8 9 One dunked after school 90 One of the Berenstains 91 Wal-Mart wholesale club 95 Monopoly abbr. 97 Computer scrolling k ey 99 Berenstain critter1 00 Bit of sports news 101 Dish best servedc old, so it's said 102 Respiratory conduit 106 Causes to beam 107 "Dream on!" 109 Value system 110 Rhne's capital 113 Kinks hit whose title is spelled out in the lyrics1 14 Novello of old films 115 Ruth not in the Bible 117 Holiday song 118 Votin' no on 119 Palm smartphone 1 20 Observer 1 21 Happy Meal option 1 22 Fanny 125 Mo. known for color c hanges 1 26 A in French? Solution on page 7B The announcement Daddysh ome!brought a flurry of excitement to our house as our boys ran to greet Ken at thed oor. The boys would have special stories to tell him or things they wantedt o do with him. But, always,those words brought joy and security to our family. I see the same thing with our sons and their families.H ow the children love to know that Daddy is home. T hey like doing things with him. How great to know how our oldest grandson,W alter,is helping his Dad to create a backyard gard en. This young man of almost 15 has always had the heart of a helper. Hes eager to dig in (no puni ntended!) and be part of whatever is going on. T hough he is praised for his efforts,I have rarely seen that as the motivation.H e simply likes to help. On those occasions when D ad had to travel for his job and be away from home for a week,the kidsd idnt relish his leaving. And their biggest joy was going to the airport to pick h im up. Recently,another of our s ons had to tell his boy he would be gone a few weeks. Having experienced long deployments,his dad told him this one would bee asier. He answered,s never easy.His homecoming is imminent and is reflect-e d in our grandsons happy voice. My Mom kept the home fires burning brightlyw hen my Dad worked many hours to provide for us. We missed him,too. So even s imply watching a TV program together in the evening gave us a sense of security and togetherness. One shift meant that he worked from the afternoont ill about midnight. On those weeks,we came h ome from school at lunch time to have a sit-down meal with Dad. G od has given our fathers to us to provide, g uide,love and protect. His role is so important that in Ephesians 6:1,NKJV,God speaks directly to children when he says,Children,o bey your parents in the Lord,for this is right. Honor your father and mother,which is the first commandment with prom-i se:that it may be well with you and you may live l ong on the earth. And God then calls on fathers to bring up theirc hildren in the training and counsel of the Lord. When this is done in the home a nd through church,our children learn who they are a nd what God expects of them. So,welcome Daddy home. He is special. Selah Jan Merop of Sebring is a N ews-Sun correspondent. Daddys home! Pause And C onsider Jan Merop Metro ServicesAries (March 21-April 20) Expect to expend a little energy this week tog et the job done right, Aries. Leaving it up to others is not the best way to go in this instance. Step up. Taurus (April 21-May 21) Taurus,focus on the big picture or nothing will get accomplished. Its too easy to get lost in all of the little details. Follow through on the task at hand. Gemini (May 22-June 21) Gemini,someone will catch your ear and it will only serve to confuse you. You wont know what to make of it but dont get worried. It will all begin to make sense once a few pieces fall into place. Cancer (June 22-July 22) Lots of people need your help,Cancer. Focus all of your energy on helping others for the time being. You will feel good about your efforts and the good karma that results from them. Leo (July 23-Aug. 23) Leo,you need to figure out how to turn all of your great ideas into workable projects especially ones that can make you some money. Get started on a plan. Virgo (Aug. 24-Sept. 22) Change will be all around you,Virgo. While youre not overly excited about it,you realize change is essential to growing in your life and career. New work arrangements need to be made. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23 Dont expect this week to go smoothly,Libra. But that doesnt necessarily mean it will go badly. Its just full of a lot of distractions and interruptions. S corpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Scorpio,you may be feeling sensual and romantic for the next few days. It could be because of all of the positive attention you have been receiving lately. Sagittarius (Nov. 23Dec. 21) You may feel happy when a friend or family member comes over to visit today,Sagittarius. You have been waiting for some company for quite a while. Enjoy the visit. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 20) Capricorn,your mind will be all over the place this week unless you find someone to help you get focused. Think of it as having a babysitter who can call you out if you start to stray. Aquarius (Jan. 21-Feb. 18) Aquarius,you will be amazed at the results when you finally set your mind to something. Stick with what youre doing and enjoy the ride. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20 ) Pisces,help around the house or at the office this week and the work will benefit you and all of the other people with whom you interact. Famous birthdaysJune 17,Newt Gingrich, politician,69; June 18, Blake Shelton,singer,36; June 19,Zoe Saldana, actress,34; June 20,Lionel Ritchie,singer,63; June 21,Prince William,British heir,30; June 22,Cyndi Lauper,singer,59; June 23, Frances McDormand, actress,55. Libra will face many distractions, interruptions Daughters salute to Dad is shared by all on Fathers Day Horoscope Dear Abby BANGKOK AP) Thailands Culture Ministry is criticizing Lady Gaga over what it says was her inappropriate use of a Thai flag during a Bangkok concert last month. Lady Gaga wore a traditional Thai headdress and a bikini and sat on a motorcycle with a Thai flag tied to it. The ministry says the act was not appropriate and hurt the feelings of the Thai people. The ministrys Permanent Secretary Somchai Seanglai says his agency gave police a summary of public complaints it received. Somchai says that is protocol but the ministry does not intend to seek legal action against the American pop diva. Her Asian tour has been wildly popular but raised objections. An Indonesian show was canceled after Muslim hard-liners denounced it. Thai ministry complains about Lady Gagas show


C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunS unday, June 17, 2012Page 3B church page; 5.542"; 7.1"; Black; church page dummy; 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 5 5 5 5 5 8 8 Many of us may have the j oyous memories of chasing fireflies as a kid and catching them in a jar to watchf or hours and hours. We are fortunate in Florida to have the familiar s ight of these bright bugs on many evenings. Each subs pecies of firefly flashes light in a unique pattern. And what most people dont know is that fireflies are actually beetles,nocturnalm embers of the family Lampyridae. These amazing insects produce the most efficient lights in the world. In fact 100 percent of the energy is emitted as light.I ncandescent light bulbs only emit 10 percent of their e nergy as light. The remainder is used up as heat. A fireflys light does not produce heat and is referred to as cold light.Firefliesh ave dedicated light organs that are located under their abdomens. The fireflys tail has two chemicals:luciferase andl uciferin. Luciferase is an enzyme that triggers light emission. Luciferin is heat resistant and it glows under the right conditions. All living organisms contain a chemical called ATP,which converts energy. In the firefly,the ATP initiates the glow we see. In many cases,even the eggs of the firefly emit light and glow. The reason these flashy bugs produce the light is mostly to attract mates. They also communicate with the lights. The male will fly and flash while the female usually waits in a nearby tree or shrub until she sees the male she wants. Once she spots him,she signals with a flash of light. These bugs are carnivores and usually munch on snails and worms. Some species even consume other fireflies. Many species of fireflies will even imitate other species to attract females or scare off competing males. About 2,000 species of fireflies exist and they live in a variety of warm climates. Most fireflies have wings and prefer humid,moist areas. If they do reside in drier climates,they will be found around wet or damp places that r etain moisture. An adultf irefly only lives long enough to m ate and lay eggs. M any fireflies dont eat at all while in their adults tage. Fireflies hibernate during the larval stage,which occurs in winter. Some species are in this state for several years. They burrow underground or under theb ark of trees and emerge in the spring. They feed for s everal weeks and then pupate for up to two and a half weeks before becoming adults. Fortunately for the firef lies,they are distasteful and even poisonous to most predators. When attacked, they shed drops of blood which contains chemicalst hat taste bad and can be poisonous to some animals. Most animals have learned to avoid these bitter bugs at all costs. Firefly light is usually intermittent and scientists are not sure how the insects regulate this process to turn their lights on and off. There are many theories; however some things in nature remain a mystery to us. These amazing creatures are disappearing at an alarming rate all over the world. Scientists believe their decline is due to habitat encroachment and increased light pollution. But dont fret,you can make a difference. A few small steps can bring these magical creatures to your area. The first thing that is very easy to accomplish is simply turning off your outside lights at night. If there is too much light in an area, the fireflys flashes will be disrupted making it harder for the insects to mate and breed. Plant a few trees or leave some downed logs for them to have a place to grow in their larvae stage. Fireflies love water and wet areas. Provide some moist habitats such as ponds or small depressions they c an hang out around. Dont spray chemicals especially at night. Manyp opulations of fireflies have been wiped out because of spraying for mosquitoes at n ight when fireflies are active. Spray for mosquitoes d uring the day and use larvacides to prevent the growth and development of these pesky insects in drainage ditches. Use natural fertilizers when possible. Dont over-mow your lawn. Fireflies stay on the ground during the day.You can still have a nice looking lawn and leave a few areas,m aybe around the edges, where the fireflies can hang o ut. Get worms. Firefly larvae love to attack and eat earthworms. If you take time to introduce worms to yourg ardens and lawns it will provide a food source and encourage fireflies. Earthworms also help keep your soil healthy,so this is aw in-win.Did you know?If you want to catch a firefly,you have to think like a firefly. Make sure youre in a dark area and turn off any outside lights nearby. Get a good flashlight and shine it up and down or repeat any type of light patterns that the bugs are emitting. Dont shine the light at the bug or it may scare it away. If you do happen to catch one or more,make sure to place them in a clear jar with a lid that allows air inside. Also make sure to place a moist paper towel inside to keep the air humid. Be careful,these bugs are fragile and can be hurt fairly easily. Its easier to have two people; one to net the bug and one to get it in the jar. Once you have enjoyed observing them,let them go. Dont keep them longer thana day and release them at night. Corine Burgess is and Environmental Specialist for the Highlands County Parks and Natural Resources Department. Guest columns are the opinion of the writer, not necessarily those of the News-Sun. Attract fireflies to light up your life OUTDOORS C ourtesy photoF F i i r r e e f f l l i i e e s s p p r r o o d d u u c c e e t t h h e e m m o o s s t t e e f f f f i i c c i i e e n n t t l l i i g g h h t t s s i i n n t t h h e e w w o o r r l l d d . T T h h e e y y f f l l a a s s h h t t h h e e i i r r l l i i g g h h t t s s i i n n a a n n e e f f f f o o r r t t t t o o a a t t t t r r a a c c t t m m a a t t e e s s a a n n d d c c o o m m m m u u n n i i c c a a t t e e . News From The W atershed C orine Burgess StatePoint MediaOne of the best things about warm-weather months is the ample opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors; but theres no need to travel to get your fix of fresh air. The best place to relax,play and enjoy the season could be right outside your window. our yard is an extension of your home,so make it a place where you want to spend time,says John Furner,Outdoor Living spec ialist at Sams Club. Sprucing up your yard f or entertaining,cooking or simple tranquility is e very bit as important as t hose kitchen upgrades. Here are some great ideas for an outdoor spacem akeover:The garden G ive the phrase locallygrown producenew meaning with a backyard garden o f your own. Whether you p lant a full array of vegetables or you only have time to care for a few herb pots,a g arden gives those simple s ummer salads a tasty, healthy and easily-accessible boost. If you are new to growing p lants,flowers,or even f ruits,do not fret. Gardening d epartments at retailers like S ams Club can guide you w ith set-up,tools,soil and s tarter plants at a great v alue. Go online to research g ardening tips and nourish y our green thumb. T he patio Invest in comfortable patio furniture that is waterresistant and rust-proof. Whether you choose teak, aluminum,wicker or w rought iron,browsing options online can help you find a durable set of furniture and decor that is the right style for your yard. F or cooler evenings,consider installing a fire pit in y our backyard to make entertaining al fresco a yearround option. A fire pit doesnt need to take up a lot of space,and t here are numerous styles available to match any decorating taste.The grill W hile barbecuing makes any meal a celebration, theres no need to wait until a special holiday to cook outdoors. Make fresh-grilled vegetables and meats a regular part of your summerm enus and recipes. If this is your first time buying a grill or you seek a specialized grill,consider your tastep reference (smoky versus crisp and clean),the quantit ies of food you regularly plan to grill and optimal backyard location. I f you prefer a smoky taste,then consider opting for a charcoal grill,and c hoose a gas or propane grill if you want to maintain the o riginal flavors of the food. If you plan to use your grill for large parties and entertaining and have a large patio or open-air space y ou should look at larger covered grills which tend to be the most versatile products. Whether its a few simple upgrades or a complete backyard makeover,you canm ake your outdoor space the place to be this season. How to make the most of your outdoor space S tatePoint T here are several ways to make your backyard into a more u sable space. Did you know?Ecoscaping is a growing trend among homeowners who want to take care of their lawns and landscapes but want to do so in a way thats environmentally friendly.Integrating both landscapea rchitecture and spatial planning with environmental science, ecoscaping is m eant to help homeowners create a sustainable and eco-friendly landscape design. Its natural to assume that ecoscaping includes looking for ways to reduce reliance on chemical pesticides, but there are many additional ways homeowners can embrace ecoscaping.Th is includes removing or refusing to plant invasive plants that are difficult to control because they are from different e cosystems and can threaten local w ildlife and existing plants. Instead of choosing exotic plants that arent native to the area, choose native plants that are accustomed to the local climate. Another way to embrace ecoscaping is to develop a planting strategy wherein plants are planted in beneficial growing conditions that can eliminate theneed for chemical fertilizers and excessive watering. GET YOUR LOCAL NEWS STRAIGHT FROM THE SOURCE


C M Y K S pecial to the News-SunLAKE PLACID Join the Lake Placid Librarys Summer Reading Program beginning Wednesday. Readers from pre-school through high school will celebrate the themes Dream Big Readand Own The Nightwith related stories, crafts,music,portable planetarium and guest speakers. The public library cares about children and has planned programs to keep them reading and learning all summer. Whether keeping track of the amount of time children spend reading or the number of books they have read this summer,children who join the summer library program keep their brains active and enter school in the fall ready to learn and ready to succeed. The schedules for the young children and teen programs are: Dream Big ... Read(all at 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays) Age 5 through 13. Complete reading logs and get weekly prizes during the summer. June 20 Dreams and Wishes:Stories,reading, poetry and dream catcher craft. -June 27 Night Nite: Wear PJs and bring a favorite stuffed animal for readings, game and stories. Meet surprise guests. -July 11 Night Adventures Science 1st STARLAB:Stars,planets and interactive space fun. This program will take place at Lake Placid Elementary cafeteria,101 Green Dragon Drive. Contact the Lake Placid Library for registration:699-3705. July 18 Night Owls: Stories,reading and owl puppet craft. July 24 Night ShiversSeminole/NativeAmerican Storytelling by Van Samuels from Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum Children movies will be shown at 2 p.m. Saturdays June,23,30 and July 7,14 and 21. Teen Program Own the Night Participating middle and high-school students who complete reading logs may enter prize raffles at the end of the program. These give aways include two digital cameras and two MP-3 players. June 19,4 p.m. Native-American Ghost Storiesby Van Samuels from Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum. -June 28,3 p.m. Americas Next Top Monster Costume Contest:Judges and guests will review costumes at 4 p.m. Costume makeup will be provided for teens to create a monster character. July 12,3 p.m. Dying to Know:Behind the Scenes at Scott Funeral Home. Scott Hanks will talk about his experiences as a funeral director and career opportunities in the funeral services field. July 17,3 p.m. Live Cluegame:Teens will solve the mystery of Mr. Bodys murder. July 28,6 p.m. Locked In at the Library:Teens will gather to play computer and board games,watch a movie and listen to music (requires registration and parental consent). Pizza,beverages and snacks will be served during the lock-in. Teen movies will be shown at 3 p.m. on Fridays,June 22, 29,July 13,20,and 27. In addition to the summer programs,the Lake Placid Memorial Library continues to offer free storytime for 3to 5-year-old children at 10 a.m. every Wednesday. Lapsits for infants and toddlers through 3 years of age will take place at 10:30 a.m. the first and third Wednesday of the month. The library is at 205 W Interlake Blvd. on the circle. For more information,call 699-3705 or visit the website at www.myhlc.org/. Special to the News-SunS EBRING Heartland Cultural Alliance (HCA artist/writer Christine Yarbour has completed her long anticipated book, Floridas Wild Backyard. The book was recently submitted to the Florida Writers Association for the Royal Palm Literary Awards compe-t ition. Floridas Wild Backyard is for the backyard naturee nthusiast of any age. It is a personal recounting of Yarbours experiences witht he wildlife in the Florida communities where she has l ived. The book has one 185 pen and ink with water color illustrations that were alld rawn by Yarbour and includes 95 different species. S ome of the stories are humorous,some sad,but all are informational and entertaining. Florida has a number of t hreatened and endangered species. Yarbour has been f ortunate to have interaction with many of them.Among them,the gopher tortoise,w hose burrow and mound can provide shelter for more than 3 60 species of wild creatures. These include the gopher scarab beetle,the Florida g opher frog,and the Florida mouse that are also endangered. Other endangered and threatened species in the book include the Floridas crub jay,the Florida panther, the wood stork,the eastern indigo snake,the crested caracara and the bald eagle. Personal stories include a r accoon that uses her birdbath as a waterbed,squirrels a nd raccoons performing circus acts in her backyard,j umping armadillos,foxes that play frisbee with their food and a Florida black bear who gets skunked. This book encourages the observationa nd study of our environment and the wildlife living in Floridas Wild Backyard. Yarbour is a member of the artist team working on theH CA Lake Wales Ridge P roject,a partnership between HCA and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Council. The project is an artistic study inp aintings,photography and prose of the Lake Wales Ridge for a traveling exhibit. Yarbours illustrations can be seen in the new showo pening at the HCA Gallery, i n the Sebring Airport,along with the work of Carol Daniels,Dorothy Bade, Phyllis Jones Behrens,Peggy Miller and PamelaP aralikis.Show opening and artist reception from 4:306:30 p.m. Wednesday,June 20 at the Sebring Airport. Wine,cake and snacks.C lassical guitar by Kenny S ummers. Open to the public. Free. For more information contact,contact Fred Leavitt, Heartland Cultural Allianceb y email at info@heartlandculturalalliance.org or by phone at 402-8238. The website is www.heartlandculturalalliance.org/. Page 4BNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012www.newssun.com LAKE COUNTRY JEWELERS; 9.347"; 3"; Black plus three; process, main A; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 8 8 6 6 CENTRAL SECURITY; 3.639"; 2"; Black plus three; process, #4; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 5 5 7 7 8 8 This illustration of a Florida panther is included in Christine Yarbours Floridas Wild Back Yard. A bullfrog illustration by Christine Yarbour. ARTS& ENTERTAINMENT HCAs Yarbour completes Floridas Wild Back Yard book Busy summer ahead for LP Library Special to the News-SunSEBRING The M ilitary Sea Services Museum has a new display that everyone can see. Approximately 12-16 months ago,the board ofd irectors pondered the idea of having a mural painted o n the building. The mural was finally chosen at a board of directors meetinga nd was voted upon. It was to be painted on the K enilworth Boulevard side of the building. An artist that was known b y a member of the museum was contacted and she a greed to paint the mural for the museum. O n the night of June 7, artist Denise Marano McCabe arrived and immediately started working on the mural. Despite thew eather,the work continued until the mural was c ompleted June 9. McCabe lives in Altamonte Springs. She hasp ainted murals for many restaurants as well as h omes. She has a book published named Graveyard Fairiesby Denise McCabe. H er work can be seen at denisetheartist.com. Courtesy photo Artist Denise Marano McCabe works on the mural on the side of the Military Sea Services Museum in Sebring. Mural painted on side of Military Sea Services Museum By JOHN CARUCCI A ssociated PressN EW YORK Multiplatinum recording artist Bob Seeger led off this yearsSongwriters Hall of Fame induction ceremonyw ith a rousing version of his 1973 classic,Turn the Page. The Detroit rocker called songwriting the hardestt hing he does,and the most rewarding. Seger,along with Canadian folk rocker Gordon Lightfoot, Gamblersongwriter Don Schlitz,and Jim Steinman of Bat Out of Hellfame, were inducted. The writers of the longrunning musical,The Fantastickalso were among this years crop. Special awards were presented to Bette Midler,Ben E. King and Lance Freed, son of the legendary disc jockey Alan Freed. R&B singer Ne-Yo received the Hal David Starlight Award presented to young songwriters. Founded in 1969 by Johnny Mercer,the Songwriters Hall of Fame shines a spotlight on the accomplishments of songwriters. Bob Seger among Songwriter Hall of Fame inductees MCT Bob Seger was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame


C M Y K www.newssun.comN ews-SunS unday, June 17, 2012Page 5B SFCC-PERFORMING ARTS CENTER; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, bruce in USA; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4 4 7 7 4 4 xpo sponsor; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, xpo sponsor; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4 4 7 7 7 7 Special to the News-Sun LAKE PLACID The Caladium Arts & CraftsC ooperative is pleased to announce Crafter of The M onth Ruby Dutton. In 2005 at age 79,Dutton began a new career.Shes tarted One Stroke painting classes with Mara Trumbo a t the Caladium Arts & Crafts Cooperative. She has continued to this day study-i ng oils with Suellen Robinson and Jean Gragret.She joined t heartistic group to make new friends. I n finding friends,she also found she has a passion for painting. Now at 86,she is stretching to learn watercolor withJ ennie Novak. Dutton divides her time with her church.When asked how she can do all t hat she does,she cites her motto taken from the Bible i n Philippians 4:13 I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. She invites you to come into the Caladium Arts &C rafts Cooperative to view her work. C ourtesy photo Ruby Duttons work is on display at the Caladium Arts & Crafts Cooperative in Lake Placid. Dutton featured artist at LPs Caladium Co-op ARTS& ENTERTAINMENT D utton Got something to buy,sell or trade? News-Sun classified ads get results! Call 314-9876 By CHRISTY LEMIRE A P Movie CriticL OS ANGELES Rock of Ages revels in the big hair and tight leather pants of a very specific place and time: the Sunset Strip in 1987,when bands like Guns NRoses and Poison gott heir start. But a lot of great movies came out that year,too. Here are five of them; I would have included The Princess Bridebut I already find reasons to mention it every other week:F ull Metal JacketO ne of Stanley Kubricks best and I really should find a reason to compile that list one of these days t his Vietnam War drama lulls you in with its humor in the first half,then blows you away with its brutality in thes econd. Kubrick follows a group of Marines t hrough boot-camp training,under the verbally abusive but hilariously profane watch of their demanding drill sergeant,p layed by R. Lee Ermey in the persona that would become his signature. B ut then they must take what theve learned and apply it in pressure-cooker urban warfare situations. Full Metal Jacketis raw and visceral in its details,yet surreal and dreamlike in itsm ood. And it provides an early glimpse of the intensity and immersion weve c ome to expect from Vincent DOnofrio,committing himself completely here to the role of the slow-wit-t ed private nicknamed Gomer Pyle.Raising ArizonaStill one of my all-time favorites from the Coen brothers and a great e xample of the off-kilter vibe that arose from their brief collaboration with t hen-cinematographer Barry Sonnenfeld. At times,this screwball comic romance feels like a live-action cartoon,with its odd characters and larger-t han-life predicaments. The baby point-of-view shots alone g ive the movie both a playful energy and a genuine feeling of danger. I s silly and super-stylized but it also works in its smaller moments,as evidenced by Nicolas Cages quietlyu nhinged performance as a philosophical career criminal who promises to go s traight and secure a baby for his yearning police officer wife (Holly Hunter).Moonstruckve always enjoyed the balance that director Norman Jewison and Oscar-w inning screenwriter John Patrick Shanley strike here. This is a movie t hats unabashedly old-fashioned and sweet but with a no-nonsense and slightly shaggy streak. Everyone feelsw hat they feel so intensely,they must be under some sort of magical spell. And yet the film affectionately teases t hem for being the fools that theve become. Heres Cage again as a man f ull of impulses,driven by the passion he feels for the luminous Cher,who tries not to love him back because shes engaged to marry Cages brother (Danny Aiello). Moonstruckis a romantic comedy for people who dont usually like romantic comedies. Less Than ZeroA lurid depiction of the drugs and d ecadence of the time. Having grown up in Los Angeles in the 1980s,I can attest that this is not necessarily what it was like not in my tame little corner of the San Fernando Valley,wheres neaking wine coolers felt rebellious. Ah,but on the other side of the hill, everyone was rich and sophisticated and stylishly tormented at least through novelist Bret Easton Ellise yes. This early Robert Downey Jr. performance showed glimmers of the quick wit and emotional depth that con-t inue to be his trademarks. Ed Lachmanns cinematography made sunny L.A. seem dangerous and seamy.A nd it had a great soundtrack including The Banglesinsanely catchy cover of Hazy Shade of Winterand the LL Cool J classic GoinBack to Cali.Dirty DancingThis is a nostalgic choice,admittedly. I probably should have picked something artsier and more respectedl ike The Last Emperor,which won nine Academy Awards including best p icture. But looking back,which film left the most enduring mark on the culture,on the era? Of the five listed here,i s Dirty Dancing,far and away. Hugely crowd-pleasing with an infect ious energy and a vivid sense of place, this became an international phenomenon,and its easy to see why. Its justf un. Great music,great choreography. Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze are lovely together,even though on paper t hey make absolutely no sense as a couple. And we all learned that nobody p uts Baby in a corner. You just dont do it. T hink of any other examples? Share them with AP Movie Critic Christy Lemire through Twitter: http://twitter.com/christylemire. 5 great films that came out in 1987


C M Y K Page 6BNews-SunSunday, June 17, 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 listing in this directory,call the News-Sun at 3856155,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 (239Pastor 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 4710924. 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 at 5 p.m.Sunday.Church phone:452-6556. 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., and evening worship service is at 6 p.m.On Wednesdays, the Word of Life teen ministry and the Catylist class (20's+ PM.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:453-6986.Email: office@apfellow ship.org; Web site, www.apfellow ship.org. First Baptist Church ofAvonPark 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.childrens 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. 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 the church 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 3824301. 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 W orship, 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, 385-0752. Spring Lake Baptist Church, Where the Bible is Always Open.Pastor Richard Schermerhorn, 7408 Valencia Road;6552610.Assistant Pastor Ronald Smith, 3861610.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.Call 382-3695 CATHOLIC Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 595 East Main St., AvonPark, 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.Confessions 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.Jo Gonzlez, V.F., frjose@stcathe.com; Parochial Vicar, Rev.Victor Caviedes, 3853993;Assisting Priest (retiredv.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 o r 453-8929. Eastside Christian Church, 101 Peace Ave., Lake Placid, FL 33852 (two miles east of U.S.27 on County Road 621), 4657065.Ray Culpepper, senior pastor. Sunday:Bible classes, 9 a.m.;Worship Celebration 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.; Sunday 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 3826676. First Christian Church, 1016 W. Camphor St., Avon Park, FL 33825;(863 453-5334;on 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.;Wednesdaystudies 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:385-0358 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 3821343.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 siteWednesday 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 t o 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, FL 33825. Minister:Don Smith.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, 106 9 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. Call the church at 863-465-4636 or visit http://www.thelordsway.com/lakeplacidcofc/. Sebring Parkway Church of Chris t, 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 Avon Park, 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 at7 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 Church Churches of Christ in Christian Union, (Orange Blossom Conference Center) 1400 C-17A North (truck route), AvonPark.Presenting Jesus Christ as the 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), 9:30 a.m.(Transportation available.) Sunday evening praise and worship service, 6 p.m.Wednesday evening praye r 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 Associated PressLOS ANGELES Like any n ew addition to an office,Dolly had an adjustment period. The hardest part:learning not to bark at the mailman. Dolly is one of millions of dogs t hat accompany their owners to dog-friendly businesses every day. Even more will join her Friday for Take Your Dog to Work Day. I consider it a benefit like h ealth care. Its a huge attraction, said Dollys owner Erin McCormack,who works at Authentic Entertainment in Los Angeles as a producer on theD iscovery Channels Auction Kings. McCormack and her Maltese m ix walk together before work and at lunch to get some exercise,and McCormack saves money on thed og walker or daycare she would otherwise need. Its such a great way to create a productive atmosphere. It makes the environment more conducive toc reativity,she said,at a company that produces shows like the Food N etworks The Best Thing I Ever Ate,TLCs Toddlers & Tiaras and Bravs Flipping Out. At the same time,McCormack added,They are a calming force.W hen things get stressful,you can lean down and pet your dog or take a walk and pet a nearby dog. Youg et a more efficient workplace,one thats not consumed with stress. About 1.4 million owners take some 2.3 million dogs to work every day,according to anA merican Pet Products Association survey last year. When the group last surveyed businesses,in 2006,one in five was dog-friendly.That number isp robably holding steady if you include one-person offices,workat-home pet owners and retail shops,said Len Kain,co-founder and editor of DogFriendly.com,w hich lists dog-friendly companies in every state. Some of the nations largest e mployers are dog-friendly like Google Inc. and Amazon.com. Keeping employees happy is one oft he main reasons cited by employers. Engineering and software companies are often the type of company that is pet-friendly,Kain said. These companies have trouble finding people with the skills they n eed and do not want to lose these employees. Extrovertic,a health care communications agency with 40 employees and offices in New YorkC ity and Cambridge,Mass.,tested t he waters last year with TakeYour Dog to Work Day. On June 22 this year,it is sponsored by NorthC arolina-based Pet Sitters International to promote adoption. T he experiment was so successful that the company went dogfriendly and Sally,a 5-year-old res-c ue beagle owned by supervising account manager Jared Shechtman, b ecame TakeYour Dog to Work Days poster dog. e are a small agency.We want to be different. We want the quality of our employeeslives to be bettert han they would get at a bigger a gency. Having dogs in the office is another way of saying,e are different and we care about you,s aid company CEO Dorothy Wetzel. F ifteen to 20 of the 120 employees or freelancers working at Authentic Entertainment bring theird ogs to work,said co-founder and executive producer Lauren Lexton. L exton and Tom Rogan decided to let people bring dogs to work when they founded the company 11 years ago,because it always felt right. Dogs give a softer element toe veryday work and there is something about having them around that makes people happy. W hen you have great people, you want to keep them forever,she explained,so if they have a dog thats used to coming to work,the person is less likely to accept ab etter job offer if it comes along. Having animals around also encourages camaraderie, McCormack said. Dogs automatically break down barriers. They area utomatic conversation starters and ice breakers. Not every business can allow dogs,said Kain,who started DogFriendly.com with his wifeT ara 15 years ago. For others, allowing pets may be a way to help make do with fewer employeesw orking longer hours. By allowing dogs at work,an employee doesnt have to leave to take careo f the pet,Kain said. At Authentic Entertainment, D ollys biggest hurdle was deliverymen. She has always had a fear of carts and boxes and people inu niform,McCormack said. She introduced Dolly to A uthentics maintenance man,and because Dolly still barked and growled at outside deliverymen, McCormack asked for a heads-up call from the front desk when theya rrived. Good dog, good job? More dogs sit, stay at work MCT More companies are allowing employees to bring their dogs to the office.


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Courtney Sullivan (Vintage 1 2.Sea Changeby Karen White (New American Library) 13.Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunterby Seth Grahame-Smith (Grand Central) 14.The Art of Fielding: A Novelby Chad Harbach (Back Bay) 15.The Sense of an E ndingby Julian Barnes ( Vintage) www.newssun.comN ews-SunS unday, June 17, 2012Page 7B 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. S unday 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 M onday of month with lunch.Bring a 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 to 2 years old) and Sunday school classes 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.and 9 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 33875;471-1122;e-mail unity@vist anet.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.Email: faith@htn.net, Rev.Darrell A.Peer, pastor.Sunday School, all ages, 9:30 a.m.;Worship Service, 11 a.m. Summer Camp (middle school a.m.to 3 p.m.daily.Wednesday: Adult Bible Study, 10:30 a.m. Nursery available during worship. Call the church office for more information and other classes. 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. S ession 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:4536641 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 salet akes 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 meetings are at 120 N.Ridgewood Ave., Sebring.For more information, vis it 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 w ith 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 Methodis t 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 Methodist 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 CROSSWORDSOLUTION BOOKS PUBLISHERSWEEKLYBE ST-SE LLERS


C M Y K Page 8BNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012www.newssun.com By The Associated PressThe Associated Press sent r eporters out with a tourists itinerary on a weekday in June in five cities around the world New York,Paris,Tokyo,Dubai,and Buenos Aires. Here are some of thep rices and wait times they encountered,along with assorted challenges and surprises. Meals were purchased from vendors and cafes in tourist areas. Each category listsh ighest prices first.T axiFrom international airport to central tourist area: T okyo: $82.40,20 minutes (from Haneda Airport,used by a growing number of international tourists.F are from Narita Airport runs $300). P aris: $73.50,one hour. New York: $58 (fare advertised as $45 flat but tolls and tip aree xtra),one hour 15 minutes including waiting on line to get the cab. B uenos Aires: $33.40,one hour 15 minutes. Dubai: $13.60,10 minutes.BreakfastA fast breakfast was easy and inexpensive in all the cities,around$ 4 to $6 with little wait time whether from a street cart,chain or s mall shop for coffee and a carb:a bagel in New York,pain au chocolat in Paris,medialunas (crescentr olls) in Buenos Aires,donut in Dubai and muffin in Tokyo.Skyline viewDubai: $28.59 for the Burj Khalifa,12-minute wait. Tickets must be reserved in advanceb ecause they are often sold out. New York: $23 for the Empire State Building,one hour on a halfdozen different lines for ticket, security and elevators. P aris: $18 for the Eiffel Tower, usually less than a half-hour wait b ut the elevator broke down the day our reporter was there,resulting in a three-hour wait. T okyo: $10.30 for the Tokyo Tower,no wait. Buenos Aires: No luck. The Obelisco was closed for renovation and the rooftop cafe at theP anAmerican Hotel is only open to hotel guests.LunchParis: chicken and cheese panini and bottled mineral water from takeout vendor en route to theL ouvre from the Eiffel Tower,$24. Tokyo: bowl of rice and broiled eel,and bottled green tea,from fastf ood chain Yoshinoya,$8. Buenos Aires: choripan (classic Argentine sausage with lettuce andt omato in a freshly baked baguette) and soft drink,in park near R ecoleta church,$7. Additional irresistible afternoon snack, empanadas,three for $2.25. N ew York: tasteless hot dog and bottled water from street vendor o utside Central Park,$4. Dubai: shawarma (grilled chicken in a pita bread with a few veggies,tahini and mayo) and bottled water,$2 from a vendor.Cultural sitesNew York: Metropolitan Museum,known for Egyptian col-l ection including mummies,hieroglyphics and Temple of Dendur; e xhibits at the Costume Institute tend to be among the museums most popular. Suggested admission i s $25,but visitors may pay what they wish. Crowded but all lines moved swiftly. Paris: Louvre Museum,home of the Mona Lisa,$13. ClosedT uesdays,when our reporter happened to stop by. Wait times vary by time of day and season but buying tickets in advance as with most major attractions cans peed entry. Dubai: Dubai Museum,housed i n an old fort made from sea rocks and gypsum dating from around 1800 (one of the oldest buildings int he city). Exhibits on regional traditions including home life,seafari ng and pearl-diving,Bedouin life, and a dockside souq (market) circa 1950. Less than $1,no line. B uenos Aires: Recoleta church and cemetery,with hundreds of b eautiful monuments and tombs. Free,no line. Despite directions from a guide at the gate and a 15-m inute hunt,the grave of Eva Peron proved impossible for our reporter to find. T okyo: Sensoji Temple,where visitors pray,light incense sticks, m ake offerings or buy religious charms. Free. Crowded but no line.Public spacesFor free,our reporters enjoyed Central Park in New York; Ueno Park in Tokyo; Tuileries Gardens inP aris; the Plaza de Mayo in Buenos Aires,which is often filled with p rotesters and is a hub of political life since the 1810 revolution that led to Argentinas independencef rom Spain; and the Dubai Waterway,which leads to the old s ouk or marketplace,filled with winding alleys,glittering gold shops,merchants selling spices,i ncense,carpets,textiles and pots and pans,and an endless number of v endors hawking watches.DinnerParis: Glass of chardonnay and steak tartare,$29 at Cafe B eaubourg near the Pompidou Centre. Service was fast but the arrogant waiter refused to repeat the wine options hed blurted out. Dubai: Draft pint of Stella A rtois beer,felafel with tabbouleh and vegetable samosas,$29 at Barasti,beachside bar and grill in the new part of Dubai popular with tourists and expats near the man-m ade island Palm Jumeirah. Alcohol is not always easy to find i n this Muslim country. Tokyo: Seafood salad,miso soup,hot tea and a beer,$25 atp opular sushi chain outside Japans biggest fish market in Tsukiji,one of Tokyos most popular tourist destinations. New York: Glass of house red w ine and good-sized burger and fries,$20 at Fanellis on Prince Street,a busy Soho cafe popular with tourists and locals. Buenos Aires: Glass of red w ine,soup and prime Argentine beef,$17 at Piacere on Alvear. Meal took two hours and started at 8:30 p.m.,considered early in Buenos Aires,where dinner is the most important meal of the day ands hould be enjoyed slowly.HotelsThree-star hotel rates for June 20 f ound six days in advance on Priceline.com,excluding airport locations: N ew York: $145 to $409; most popularresult at Priceline.com, $ 278. Paris: $118 to $705; most popularresult at Priceline.com,$464. Tokyo: $80 to $295; most popularresult at Priceline.com,$295. B uenos Aires: $58 to $210; most popularresult at P riceline.com,$78. Dubai: $39 to $181; most popularresult at Priceline.com,$95.Per day costI ncluding taxi from airport, breakfast,lunch,dinner,visit to tall building,cultural site,outdoor s pace,but not including hotels. Paris: $164 N ew York: $134. Tokyo: $132. Dubai: $79. Buenos Aires: $62. Thomas Adamson in Paris, Mari Yamaguchi in Tokyo, Adam Schreck inD ubai, Roger Dwarika in Buenos Aires a nd Beth J. Harpaz in New York collaborated on this report. TRAVEL Comparing prices for tourist itinerary in five cities MCTphotos It costs $23 to go to the 85th floor of the Empire State Building in New York City. Aview from atop the Eiffel Tower in Paris will run you $18. Wells Motors new cars 6x10.5 color 00020649


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C M Y K interesting findings: Brazil topped the list as having the most financially literate people,followed by Mexico,Australia,the United States and Canada. 68 percent of survey respondents had fewer than three monthsworth of emergency reserves to fund basic needs during an unexpected financial event like job loss. 25% of high-income respondents had less than three months of living expenses in savings. In the United States,for example, the average person had only 2.9 months of expenses saved. Mexico and Brazil topped the list of places that parents talk to their kids ages 5 to 17 about money most often,with Mexicans talking to their kids at least 41.7 days a year and Brazilians 38.1. American families were in the middle of the pack at about 25.8 days out of the year. When asked at what age governments should require schools to teach financial literacy,U.S. respondents ranked near the bottom at 11.9 years. By comparison, more than half of Brazilians surveyed believe such education should begin before age 9. In over half the countries,a majority believe that teens and young adults do not understand financial basics,such as budgeting, savings,debt and spending responsibly. Bodner noted that these results add to our body of knowledge about financial literacy. ou first have to identify what the problems are in your particular country,city or school,and then determine what is effective in handling those situations, she said. A more detailed summary of the Barometers key findings can be found at www.practicalmoneyskills.co m/barometer. William Walstad,an Economics professor at University of NebraskaLincoln,presented another interesting study that showed that people who scored poorly on a financial literacy test but were confident in their money-management abilities exhibited similar abilities to manage credit cards as did those with stronger test skills; while those who had high test scores but lacked confidence displayed much more negative credit behavior. Walstad said these findings suggest that building confidence has a strong role to play in financial education. Bottom line:The panelists agreed that all of the countries represented share many of the same challenges for boosting financial literacy including gaining wide access for programs to be tested,evaluating their results,and the fact that each has very diverse populations with different needs at different periods in their lives. To watch a free webcast of the Summit,visit www.practicalmoneyskills.com. Jason Alderman directs Visa's financial education programs. By KAY JOHNSON Associated PressB AGHDAD (APs rapidly expanding oil production is likely to complicate OPECs efforts to influence world prices as the countryr e-emerges as a major player after 20 years on the sidelines due to sanctions and strife. For now,Iraq is backing Irans push for OPEC to setl ower production limits and keep prices high,but Baghdads own ambitious plans for expansion could cause an overall production growth that might drive downp rices. Analysts say Iraqs new c lout is shifting the power balance in the 12-member Organization of theP etroleum Exporting Countries and could force it t o overhaul its intricate production quota system to accommodate Baghdads rapid expansion. Iraq recently reached oil p roduction of 3 million barrels per day,a level not seen s ince the 2003 U.S.-led invasion that ousted dictator Saddam Hussein. T he country is on track to become OPECs secondl argest producer in the coming year,surpassing Iran and trailing only Saudi Arabia. Iraq,for all intents and purposes,could double its production in next five years, c ould go from 3 million barrels a day to 6 million barrels a day,said energy analyst Fadel Gheit,managing director of consultancy Oppenheimer & Co. in New York. No other OPEC country has the ability and capacity to do that. Oil prices are determined by many factors,but chief among them is supply and demand. For decades,OPECh as tried to control oil prices by limiting production. A dditional production from Iraq,unless offset by reductions from other cartel members,could drive oil prices down. B ut OPEC politics are not that straightforward. At Thursdays OPEC meeti ng in Vienna,Iraq used its newfound influence to side with its political ally,Iran,a gainst Saudi Arabia,which has been increasing output. I ran,hard hit by economic sanctions over its suspect nuclear program,wants mem-b ers to cut back production to hike prices. OPEC compromised Thursday,deciding to k eep its overall production target at the same level. I raq also emphasized its comeback within OPEC by pushing its own candidate for secretary-general during Thursdays meeting inV ienna. It reflects the fact that Iraq is saying Look guys,its changed. Wre not the permanent problem child of OPEC anymore,said Samuel Ciszuk,an analystw ith KBC Energy Economics in London. T he Iraqi candidate, Thamer al-Ghadhban,67,led Iraqs oil ministry during part of the U.S. occupation and is considered a well-qualifiedc andidate,though the groups politics are likely to tip the b alance toward an Ecuadorian nominee when it decides in December. T he last time Iraq had this much voice in OPEC, S addam Hussein was still in power and the country had just fought the 1980-88 war against Iran that killed as many as a million people onb oth sides. Iran and Iraq were rivals in OPEC then,bickering over who should give up the most in the production quotas to control world prices. Much has changed. Now, I rans theocratic Shiite Muslim government is one of t he major allies of Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, who leads a secular but Shiite-dominated coalition government. A t OPEC this week,Iraq sided with Iran in pushing for h igher prices through lowering overall production. For now,thats in Baghdads best i nterest,since 95 percent of its government revenues c ome from oil. Iraqs return to petroleum prominence was not supposed to take this long. Before the U.S.-led invasion,officials inP resident George W. Bushs administration said that the countrys oil exports,long hampered by international sanctions,would recover quickly and possibly even pay for the war. L ike much in the Iraq war, that didnt work out as planned,and the spiralingv iolence that followed decimated oil production. I n the last year,a rapid expansion of oil production has been a rare positive signi n a troubled democracy still facing spasms of violence. Iraqi oil exports have g rown from an average 1.9 million barrels a day average i n 2009 to about 2.5 million barrels a day in May.That is about the same level that Iran was exporting last year,but Tehrans exports are nowd own to less than 1.8 million barrels per day now because of American sanctions,U.S. officials estimate. With 143.1 billion barrels of proven oil reserves the fourth-largest in OPEC I raq has plenty of room to grow in both production and exports. I raqs rapid expansion in coming years could wreak havoc with OPECs system of production quotas intended to control prices,according to a nalyst Ciszuk. The organization wavers between individual country quotas and the current system of an overall production limit f or all countries,which it decided Thursday to keep at 30 million barrels a day. In recent decades,Iraqs oil h asnt figured in that system b ecause its exports were underperforming. But once it surpasses Iran a nd tops 5 or 6 million barrels p er day in production,OPEC members will demand that Iraq rejoin the quota system, probably within two or three years. With Iraq pumping 3 or 4 million extra barrels a day, o ther countries would face t he choice of either cutting their own quotas to accommodate Iraq or raising the overall production level. Its ambitious expansion goals and contracts with major oil companies depend on pumping more and moreo il,so Iraqs own self-interest in coming years is likely to r everse its stance of pushing for production cuts despite its political relationship with Iran. In the end,you know,it tends to be the money that decides a lot of these things, Ciszuk said. Associated Press writers Sinan S alaheddin in Baghdad and George Jahn in Vienna contributed. Page 2CNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012www.newssun.com AZURE COLLEGE; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black; june ads; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 3 5 5 5 5 DR. LEE, IKE; 3.639"; 3"; Black; 6/17/12; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 6 1 1 5 5 Continued from page 1C BUSINESS Again a power in OPEC, Iraq could shift landscape Shashank Bengali/MCT N atural gas is flared from the Rumaila oil field in southern Iraq. The field, operated by a consortium led by BP, is projecte d one day to produce 2.85 million barrels of oil per day, which would make it the second largest oil field in the world. Iraq is saying Look guys, its changed. Were not the permanent problem child of OPEC anymore.SAMUELCISZUK e nergy economics analyst Financial literacy needs to be a priority for everybody


C M Y K a work order to the State W orkforce Agency; second, an approved work order must be sent to the D epartment of Labor (DOL e r must attempt to recruit U.S. workers; finally, an approved labor certification must be forward to United States Customs andI mmigration Services (USCISThat is the process in a nutshell, however there are intricate details within each step that make or break the process. Moreover, denials wille xtend the processing time and any delays can be very c ostly. The federal government has initiated a crackdown on employers and punishments range from fines to shut-d owns. This year alone, 100 employers have been arrested and fines are nearing $5,000,000. Not only is Department of HomelandS ecurity (DHS its investigations of the agricultural labor force, but it is working closely with DOLto u ncover violations. Thus, an e mployer may face double penalties for every undocumented worker. In a sense, the employers choice is to accept the H-2Aprocess or potentially lose their busi-n ess. By complying with the regulations, employers can stop worrying about the status of their workers and go back to running their businesses. With the right legal counsel and service, everye mployer can have the satisfaction of knowing that they are doing everything possi-b le to protect their business. In this writers opinion, the protection provided by compliance with the regulations will prove to be priceless. B ecause the H-2Aprocess is time consuming, it is i mportant to get started early. This seasons harvesti ng may be coming to a close, but now is the best t ime to proactively seek workers for next season. The process can take three to five months depending on where the employer is in the H-2A process. Therefore, now is the best time to start plann ing for next season. I encourage all employers to work with an Immigration Attorney to ensure that they are correctly completing the H-2Aapplications and effectively overseeing on-goingc ompliance. Upfront costs of compliance may seem e xtravagant, but noncompliance can be financially and otherwise devastating. Oncet he employers H-2Aprocedure is in place, there will b e plenty of time to reap the rewards. Stephanie M. Rosin is an attorn ey with the Karlson Law Group in Lake Placid. She can be reached at 1-800-334-LAWS. www.newssun.comN ews-SunS unday, June 17, 2012Page 3C G RIFFIN'S CARPET MART; 7.444"; 10"; Black; 6/17/12; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 6 1 1 2 2 Continued from page 1C BUSINESS Special to the News-SunLAKE PLACID Cheryl Brantley Davis, broker-owner, is pleased to announce the addition of Madge Stewart to the sales teamo f Brantley Properties. Stewart is from an investor family that specialized in multi-family properties. She has been active in real estate on a personal level for many years. As long as I canr emember, I have been involved in sales, land and building. The career move to professional realtor was just a matter of time, Stewart said. Stewart will be active in residential, multi-family and commercial properties. Highlands County residents may know Stewart in another context. She and her husband, Mark, have been innkeepers at the Kenilworth Lodge, Sebring since 1985.T hey are also the Stewarts in Stewart Construction. Madge has lived in Highlands County for 30 years. She studied marketing at Georgia State University. Brantley Properties is a real estate brok erage company in Lake Placid. The company has been providing real estate services for Lake Placid and the surrounding area since 1987. For more information call Davis or Stewart at 465-0881. Stewart joins Brantley Properties in Lake Placid Courtesy photo L isa Celentano (centerganizer of Dirty Dozen Fun Mud Run presents a check in the amount of $1,500 to Bernie Little Distributors President Keith Harris (right Manager John Hendrick (leftt of the Fold of Honor Foundation. Budweiser is continuing their 100-plus year commitment to the brave men and women of the U.S. armed forces by again partnering with the Folds of Honor Foundation to honor the sacrifices of the fallen and support their families through scholarships and other opportunities. Dirty Dozen also made donations to VFW Post 4300, the West Sebring Volunteer Fire Department and the Highlands Park Volunteer Fire Department. A total of $3,200 in donations was raised by this years Dirty Dozen. Dirty Dozen makes another donation H-2A rules can be confusing B y BARBARAORTUTAY APTechnology WriterNEWYORK As Facebooks much-anticipated public stock offering approached, federal regula-t ors wanted to know more about the revenue it gets f rom mobile devices, its $1 billion deal to buy Instagram and the controlC EO Mark Zuckerberg has over the company. D ocuments filed Friday show the back-and-forth the social-networking company h ad with the Securities and Exchange Commission on a variety of issues. As all companies do, Facebook Inc. amended its regulatoryd ocuments several times ahead of its initial public offering of stock. But the communications leading to those changes werent pub-l ic until now. Facebook Inc. disclosed i ts letters with the SEC in regulatory filings Friday.T he filings are a usual part of the IPO process. The letters are typically confident ial until about 30 days following an IPO. Facebooks IPO took place May 17. The communications in the months leading toF acebooks IPO have received greater scrutiny in p art because of investor concerns about the companys ability to make moneyf rom its growing mobile audience. Facebooks stock p rice has lost a quarter of its value since the IPO. Many analysts, however, hold posi tive long-term opinions. Facebook faces more than 40 lawsuits over the IPO. The lawsuits allege that analysts at the large underwrit-i ng investment banks cut their second-quarter and full-year forecasts for Facebook just before the IPO and told only a handfulo f clients. Facebook has called the lawsuits without m erit. In a separate filing F riday, the company sought to consolidate the lawsuits in New York and laid the g roundwork for its case, arguing that it did not violate any rules and followed customary practice throughout the process. M uch of the SECs questions asked Facebook to c larify or explain things better. In its first letter in February, the SEC askedF acebook what it would mean if more of its users a ccessed the site through mobile devices rather than traditional computers. The S EC wanted Facebook to fully address the potential consequences to your revenue and financial results rather than just stating thatt hey may be negatively affected. At first, Facebook said that users could decide to access the site on mobiled evices. The SEC responded that they already do. T hat led Facebook to amend its documents onM ay 9 the week before the IPO. SEC questioned Facebook about Zynga, mobile By ANICK JESDANUN APTechnology WriterNEWYORK The organization in charge of introducing new Internet addresses to rival .com briefly suspended access to some of the documents on its website after a privacy gaffe. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers said it had mistakenly published the postal addresses of some individuals information that was meant to be private. The disclosure was limited to cities and countries in some cases, while full street addresses appeared in others. The discovery came late Thursday, a day after ICANN revealed nearly 2,000 proposals for new Internet suffixes, including .joy .barefoot and .google. It will be the largest expansion of the Internet address system since its creation in the 1980s. ICANN posted documents with the proposals to allow the public to comment and raise objections. The documents include biddersplans for the new names and full contact information for the businesses involved, but they were supposed to list only phone and email information belonging to individuals. ICANN restored those documents after removing the postal addresses on individuals. It was not immediately clear how long that took; the documents appeared to be inaccessible for no more than a few hours. ICANN did not immediately respond to requests for more information Friday. This spring, ICANN had to suspend access to its system for letting bidders submit proposals after it discovered technical glitches that exposed some private data. That took more than a month to fix and restore. ICANN also goofed during Wednesdays announcement. It displayed Arabic names left to right rather than right to left, as the language is written. The latest gaffe provided more fodder for critics of ICANN and the name expansion. Privacy gaffe found in Internet address bids


C M Y K IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 28-2011-CA-000641 ONEWEST BANK, F.S.B., Plaintiff, vs. JANET BECKWITH A/K/A JANET K. BECKWITH; SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JANET K. BECKWITH A/K/A JANET K. BECKWITH; UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 29th day of May, 2012, and entered in Case No. 28-2011-CA-000641, of the Circuit Court of the 10TH Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein ONEWEST BANK, F.S.B. is the Plaintiff and and JANET BECKWITH A/K/A JANET K. BECKWITH; SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JANET K. BECKWITH A/K/A JANET K. BECKWITH; UNKNOWN TENANT IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the HIGHLANDS COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE, SEBRING, FL 33870 at the Highlands County Courthouse in Sebring, Florida, at 11:00 a.m. on the 26th day of June, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: THE EAST 1/2 OF THE SE 1/4 OF THE NW 1/4 OF THE NE 1/4 OF SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 36 SOUTH, RANGE 28 EAST, 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. If you are a person with a disability who needs asIN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 282011CA000668A000XX ONEWEST BANK, F.S.B., Plaintiff, vs. HELEN JONES; SECRETARY OF URBAN HOUSING AND DEVELOPMENT; UNKNOWN TENANT; IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. N OTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 29th day of May, 2012, and entered in Case No. 282011CA000668A000XX, of the Circuit Court of the 10TH Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein ONEWEST BANK, F.S.B. is the Plaintiff and and HELEN JONES; SECRETARY OF URBAN HOUSING AND DEVELOPMENT; UNKNOWN TENANT; IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the HIGHLANDS COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE, SEBRING, FL 33870 at the Highlands County Courthouse in Sebring, Florida, at 11:00 a.m. on the 26th day of June, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 23, BLOCK 295, OF LAKE SEBRING SUBDIVISION, SHEET #1, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT T HEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 12, 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. 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. Dated this 30th day of May, 2012. Robert W. Germaine Clerk Of The Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michala k Deputy Clerk June 10, 17, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA GENERAL JURISDICTION DIVISION CASE NO. 11000808GCS BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP FKA COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING LP, Plaintiff, vs. STEVEN E. THORNE, et. al. Defendant. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 26, 2012, and entered in Case No. 11000808GCS 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 STEVEN E. THORNE; DARLA H. THORNE; UNKNOWN TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2 are the Defendant(s 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 July 25, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 268, GOLF HAMMOCK UNIT III-A, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 14, PAGE 38, 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 26th day of April, 2012. Robert Germaine As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak As Deputy Clerk Dated this 26th day of April, 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, (863 scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; Notice of Foreclosure Sale; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call TDD (863 Service 711. June 17, 24, 2012 1050Legals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 28-2011-CA-000734 DIVISION: WELLS FARGO BANK, NA, Plaintiff, vs. JACQUELINE DILLON A/K/A JACQUELINE C. DILLON A/K/A JACQUELINE DILLION, et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE N OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated May 29, 2012 and entered in Case No. 28-2011-CA-000734 of the Circuit Court of the TENTH Judicial Circuit in and for HIGHLANDS County, Florida wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, NA is the Plaintiff and JACQUELINE DILLON A/K/A JACQUELINE C. DILLON A/K/A JACQUELINE DILLION; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; AMERICAN GENERAL HOME EQUITY, INC., F/K/A SPRINGLEAF HOME EQUITY, INC.; SPRING LAKE PROPERTY ASSOCIATION, INC.; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at JURY ASSEMBLY ROOM IN THE BASEMENT OF THE HIGHLANDS COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE at 11:00 AM, on the 17th day of July, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: L OT 12, BLOCK X, SPRING LAKE VILLAGE V, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 10, PAGE 23, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 833 WINSTON DRIVE, SEBRING, FL 33870 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 WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of the Court on May 30, 2012. ROBERT W. GERMAINE Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F11034035 WELLSLPS-FHA-R-lfarbman-Team 1 F11034035 **See Americans with Disabilities Act In accordance with the Americans Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the individual or agency sending the notice at Echevarria & Associates, P.A., P.O. Box 25018, Tampa, FL 33622-5018, telephone (813 251-4766, not later than seven (7 the proceeding. If hearing impaired, (TDD 1-800-955-8771, or voice (V via Florida Relay Service. June 17, 24, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 28-2012-CA-000072 DIVISION: WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF BANC OF AMERICA MORTGAGE SECURITIES, INC. ALTERNATIVE LOANTRUST 2005-10, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-10, Plaintiff, vs. ANDREA J. WHITE, et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated May 29, 2012 and entered in Case No. 2 8-2012-CA-000072 of the Circuit Court of the TENTH Judicial Circuit in and for HIGHLANDS County, Florida wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, NA, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF BANC OF AMERICA MORTGAGE SECURITIES, INC. ALTERNATIVE LOANTRUST 2005-10, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-10, is the Plaintiff and ANDREA J. WHITE; BANK OF AMERICA, NA; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at JURY ASSEMBLY ROOM IN THE BASEMENT OF THE HIGHLANDS COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE at 11:00 AM, on the 17th day of July, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT 2, BLOCK 250, SUN 'N LAKE ESTATES OF SEBRING, UNIT 13 ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGE 71, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS C OUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 4925 VILABELLA DRIVE, SEBRING, FL 33872 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 WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of the Court on May 30, 2012. ROBERT W. GERMAINE Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F10098065 COUNTRY-CONV B/C-R-UNASSIGNED-Team 2F10098065 **See Americans with Disabilities Act In accordance with the Americans Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the individual or agency sending the notice at Echevarria & Associates, P.A., P.O. Box 25018, Tampa, FL 33622-5018, telephone (813 251-4766, not later than seven (7 the proceeding. If hearing impaired, (TDD 1-800-955-8771, or voice (V via Florida Relay Service. June 17, 24, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 28-2010-CA-000009 DIVISION: JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, Plaintiff, vs. JEANNIE LAUGHLIN, et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated May 29, 2012 and entered in Case No. 28-2010-CA-000009 of the Circuit Court of the TENTH Judicial Circuit in and for HIGHLANDS County, Florida wherein JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION is the Plaintiff and JEANNIE LAUGHLIN; DILLARD LAUGHLIN IS A/K/A DILLARD LAUGHLIN JR.; are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at JURY ASSEMBLY R OOM IN THE BASEMENT OF THE HIGHLANDS COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE at 11:00 AM, on the 17th day of July, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: T HE WEST HALF OF LOT 12, BLOCK 249, OF SUN 'N LAKE ESTATES OF SEBRING, UNIT 13, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, PAGE 71, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 4603 GRANADA BOULEVARD, SEBRING, FL 33872 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 WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of the Court on May 30, 2012. ROBERT W. GERMAINE Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F09126839 WMFIDELITY-SPECFHLMC--Team 3 F09126839 **See Americans with Disabilities Act In accordance with the Americans Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the individual or agency sending the notice at Echevarria & Associates, P.A., P.O. Box 25018, Tampa, FL 33622-5018, telephone (813 251-4766, not later than seven (7 the proceeding. If hearing impaired, (TDD 1-800-955-8771, or voice (V via Florida Relay Service. June 17, 24, 2012 251-4766, not later than seven (7 the proceeding. If hearing impaired, (TDD 1-800-955-8771, or voice (V via Florida Relay Service. June 10, 17, 2012 1050L egals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 28-2009-CA-000946 DIVISION: BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP F/K/A COUNTYRWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P., Plaintiff, vs. LUIS C. LEAL, et al, Defendant(s NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated May 31, 2012 and entered in Case No. 28-2009-CA-000946 of the Circuit Court of the TENTH Judicial Circuit in and for HIGHLANDS County, Florida wherein BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, LP F/K/A COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P. is the Plaintiff and LUIS C. LEAL; THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF LUIS C. LEAL N/K/A JOVIE LEAL; TENANT #1 N/K/A JOSH DILDAY, and TENANT #2 N/K/A SYLVIA DILDAY are the Defendants, The Clerk of the Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at JURY ASSEMBLY ROOM IN THE BASEMENT OF THE HIGHLANDS COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE at 11:00 AM, on the 28th day of June, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment: LOT 42, IN BLOCK 65, OF SEBRING COUNTRY ESTATES, SECTION THREE, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 9, AT PAGE 6, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 1010 RENAULT AVENUE, SEBRING, FL 33872 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 WITNESS MY HAND and the seal of the Court on June 1, 2012. ROBERT W. GERMAINE Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk Ronald R Wolfe & Associates, P.L. P.O. Box 25018 Tampa, Florida 33622-5018 F09056501 COUNTRYCAL-SPECFHLMC-jcabezas-Team 6-F09056501 **See Americans with Disabilities Act In accordance with the Americans Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact the individual or agency sending the notice at Echevarria & Associates, P.A., P.O. Box 25018, Tampa, FL 33622-5018, telephone (813 I N THE CIRCUIT COURT HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 12-215 IN RE: ESTATE OF SANDRA KATHERINE SHAVCE, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of SANDRA KATHERINE SHAVCE, deceased, whose date of death was May 20, 2012, and whose social security number is 264-84-8840, is pending in the Circuit Court for Highlands County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 590 S. Commerce Avenue, 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 F LORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2 OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is June 17, 2012. Personal Representative: /s/ William J. Shavce 2310 Gettysburg Drive Leavenworth, KS 66048 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ ROBERT E. LIVINGSTON Florida Bar No. 0031259 445 S. Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 Telephone: (863 June 17, 24, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION 12-208 IN RE: ESTATE OF WILLIAM E. LEWIS, SR. NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION The administration of the estate of WILLIAM E. LEWIS, SR., deceased, File Number 12-208, is pending in the Circuit Court for Highlands County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is Highlands County, Probate Division, 590 South Commerce Ave., Sebring, Florida 33870-3867. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative's attorney are set forth below. ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All persons on whom this notice is served who have objections that challenge the validity of the will, the qualifications of the personal representative, venue, or jurisdiction of this Court are required to file their objections with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate on whom a copy of this notice is served within three months after the date of the first publication of this notice must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the decedent's estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS AND OBJECTIONS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. 1050LegalsIN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 12-301 GCS SECTION NO. Civil MIDFLORIDA CREDIT UNION Plaintiff, v. PATRICIA GASE; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF PATRICIA GASE; TENANT #1; TENANT #2; and ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, AND UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN-NAMED DEFENDANTS WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS, Defendants. N OTICE OF ACTION TO: ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, AND UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN-NAMED DEFENDANTS WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose on the following real property in Highlands County, Florida: LOT 16, LESS the North 20 feet thereof, Block ``B'', CRESCENT VIEW, a subdivision according to the plat thereof recorded at Plat Book 2, Page 54, in the Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. Address: 221 E. Walnut St., Avon Park, FL 33825 has been filed against you in the Circuit Court of the Tenth Judicial Circuit, Highlands County, Florida, and you are required to serve a copy of your w ritten defenses to the Complaint, if any, to Gregory A. 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C M Y K IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case No. 09001073-GCS DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY, AS TRUSTEE IN TRUST FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE CERTIFICATE HOLDERS FOR AMERIQUEST MORTGAGE SECURITIES TRUST 2006-M3, ASSET-BACKED PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES ARSI 2006-M3, Plaintiff, v. IVETT BELLO; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF IVETT BELLO; UNKNOWN TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2, Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given pursuant to the Uniform Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure entered by the Court on the 1st day of June, 2012 in that certain cause pending in the Circuit Court of for the Tenth Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida wherein Deutsche Bank National Trust Company, as Trustee in Trust for the Benefit of the Certificate Holders for Ameriquest Mortgage Securities Trust 2006-M3, Asset-Backed Pass-Through Certificates, Serries ARSI 2006-M3, is Plaintiff, and Ivett Bello is the Defendant, in Civil Action Case No.: 09001073-GCS, I Bob Germaine, Clerk of the aforesaid Court, will on the 29th day of June, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, offer for sale and sell to the highest bidder for cash at a foreclosure sale conducted at the Highlands County Courthouse, 430 S. Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870-3867, in the Jury Assembly Room located in the basement level of the Courthouse, the following described property as set forth in the Uniform Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure, situated and being in Highlands County, Florida, to wit: Lot 18, Block N, SPRING LAKE VILLAGE II, according to the Plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 9, Page 54, Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. Property Address: 312 Blazing Star Road, Sebring, Florida 33876. Said sale will be made pursuant to and in order to satisfy the terms of the Uniform Final Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property NOTICE OF POLICY AMENDMENT SOUTH FLORIDA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES The following policies will be considered at the regular Board meeting to be held Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. at the Hardee Campus at 2968 US Hwy 17 N., Bowling Green, FL. The general public is invited. Policy Implementation: Proposed amendments to the following policy. Policy 2.05 Signing Authority Policy Development: Proposed amendments to the following policies. Policy 2.16 College Seal Policy 3.17 Student Performance Standards for the Award of the Associate in Arts Degree Policy Deletion: Policy 7.08 Auditorium Access for the Mobility Impaired For additional information, interested parties may visit the college website at www.southflorida.edu/trustees or contact the Office of the President, South Florida Community College at 600 West College Drive, Avon Park, FL 33825. IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT THIS MEETING, THAT PERSON WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS, AND MAY NEED TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED. June 15, 17, 2012 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 282011CA000253AOOOXX WELLS FARGO BANK, NA, Plaintiff, vs. TINA DIAZ; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF TINA DIAZ; UNKNOWN TENANT(S SUBJECT PROPERTY, Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated the 29th day of May, 2012, and entered in Case No. 282011CA000253AOOOXX of the Circuit Court of the 10TH Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein WELLS FARGO BANK, NA is the Plaintiff and TINA DIAZ; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF TINA DIAZ and UNKNOWN TENANT(S SESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY, are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at the HIGHLANDS COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 430 SOUTH COMMERCE AVENUE, SEBRING, FL 33870 at the Highlands County Courthouse in Sebring, Florida, at 11:00 a.m. on the 26th day of June, 2012, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: SEE ATTACHED EXHIBIT A Schedule ``A'' Lot 3, Block M, of Lake Jackson Boulevard Subdivision, according to the plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 3, Page 63, of the Public Records of DeSoto County, Florida (of which Highlands County was formerly a part) and in Transcript Book, Page 10, of the Public Records of Highlands County, Floria. Save and Except that part situated, lying and being between Lake Jackson Boulevard and the waters of Lake Jackson, between the North line of s aid Lot 3 extended on the South line of Lot 3 extended in said Block M, of said Lake Jackson Boulevard Subdivision. ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN T HE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. 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 ( 800)955-8770 (Florida Relay Service), as much in advance of your court appearance r 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. Dated this 30th day of May, 2012. Robert W. Germaine Clerk Of The Circuit Court B y: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk June 10, 17, 2012 sistance 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. Dated this 30th day of May, 2012. Robert W. Germaine Clerk Of The Circuit Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk June 10, 17, 2012 1050L egalsDUMMY 2012 SERVICE DIRECTORY DUMMY 5X21.5 AD # 00015557www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012Page 5C


C M Y K CHRYSLER LEBARON'91. Good Cond. Reliable, 4 door sedan, runs great, 4 new tires, 3.0L, V-6. Truly driven by a little old Lady. $1,750 obo. 863-441-2065 1998 PONTIACGRAND PRIX / TURBO CHG. Fully powered, Black, Good Condition! For More Information SOLD!!!! 9450Automotive for Sale 9000 Transportation 8000 Recreation POWER WHEELCHAIRJet 3 Ultra. Good cond. $400 obo. Call 863-465-6586. LIFT CHAIRELEC. Excel cond. $300. Call 863-465-6586 7560Medical Supplies& Equipment 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 & SuppliesAVON PARK ** ESTATE SALE ** 1013 Peel St. Apt B., Nippon China (8 Dishes, Collectibles, Linens, Depression glass, Artwork & Misc. Fri & Sat, 8am. 863-201-9170 7320Garage &Yard Sales WASHER &DRYER ( USED $99. Call 201-707-9494 TELEVISION 64"Pioneer HDTV Projection. Super Deal! $100 Call 863-452-5888 SWIM SHORTSMen. 3 pair. Perfect cond. $10. Will separate. Call 863-453-3104. STOVE, GLASStop. Like new. Great cond. $100 will trade for refrigerator. Call 863-451-6163 MENS SHORTS(6 cond. $25. Will separate. Call 863-453-3104 ELLIPTICAL MACHINEPractically new. Hardly used. Excel. cond. $100 obo. Call 863-446-1266 DRESSER SOLIDwood, Mahogany. 50"Hx20"Dx32"W. & Small white wood dresser 3'Hx 16Dx 20"W. $95 Call 808-264-1931 or 863-382-7469 CHINA SETWedgewood, green flowers. Made in Kent England. Service for 8. $75. Call 808-264-1931 or 863-382-7469. CEILING FANLt. Beige. Decorative leaf blades. Hampton Bay. $50 Call 863-273-3575 7310Bargain BuysMEMORAX 24"TV table model like new $175 obo / Sofa bed & matching Wing back chair excel. cond. $175 obo / Amplifier-Fender (3 output new $175 obo. Call 863-699-2742 7300M iscellaneous 7180F urniture 7000 M erchandiseSTORE FRONTon Circle, 1500 sq. ft., Great exposure, CRA incentive availble, 313 Circle Park Dr., prior Pieces of the Past bldg. Perfect for Gallery/ Antiques o r Consignment. Call 863-386-9100 6600Business & OfficesF or RentWE NEEDRENTAL PROPERTIES! Please contact Century 21 Advanced for more details. Call 863-414-3203 6500MiscellaneousRentals SEBRING **COTTAGE ** 1BR / 1BA Osceola Ave. off Lakeview Dr. Private Clean Nice W/D hookup, New central air/heat. Lawn service included. No Pets! Call 863-465-9100 SEBRING -Oscela Ave Clean, Quiet Very Large 4BR, 1BA, Central Air/Heat, Washer/Dryer Hookup, New Paint includes lawn service, no pets. 863-465-9100 6300U nfurnished HousesLAKE PLACIDNear Lake Placid Boat Ramp with lake access. Furnished 2/1, appliances, A/C. $600/mo. + $50 water. 863-465-1354. 6250F urnished Houses SEBRING Free Cable Large / Very Clean 1BR, 1BA. New Appliances / Paint, Tile floors, Mini blinds, A/C. Quiet /Safe No last Mo. (1st Mo. $350 + security) 863-385-1999 AVON PARK** Highlands Apartments 1680 North Delaware Ave. 1BR, 1BA & 2BR, 2BA Available. Central Heat & Air. Extra insulation. 1st & Sec. Call 863-449-0195 RELAX ATLake Isis Villas* Luxurious 2BR Apartment. C lean & Quiet Setting. 863-453-2669 6200UnfurnishedApartmentsSEBRING -Downtown on the Circle. 1BR, 1BA, & Studios. 2nd. floor walk up, No pets. Starting at $400 mthly. VETERANS POSSIBLY SUBSIDIZED Call 863-386-9100 6150F urnishedApartments 6000 Rentals SEBRING -Partially Furnished. 1BR, 1BA, Screened porch & Shed, New overlay on roof. On Lake Josephine. 55 plus park. $4000 OBO. Call for Info. 863-655-1645 PALM HARBORVILLAGE Red Tag Sale Over 10 Stock Units Must Go N ew Homes Start at $39,900 800-622-2832 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 EstateBEAUTIFULLY NEWLYRemodeled 4 station Hair Salon with Facial Room in Lake Placid. Great Opportunity for the right person. Please call 863-314-8876 3050BusinessOpportunities 3000 F inancial VOLUNTARY PRESCHOOLQualified Lead Teacher for four-year-old class for 2012-2013 school year at Lakeview Christian School (Child Care License #C10HI0514). Please fax resume (863) 465-0126 or email to lvcs@embarqmail.com or mail to 503 Kent Avenue, Lake Placid, Fl 33852. T EAM &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 SUNRISE COMMUNITYINC is currently accepting applications for the position of: Direct Support Staff. Qualified applicants must meet the following: 18 yrs. old, High school diploma or equivalent, 1 yr. experience medical, or childcare setting, must be able to pass law enforcement background screening and drug test. All interested can call for appt. and application informaton: Sunrise Community Inc. 1014 6th Ave. S., Wauchula, Fl. 33873. 863-773-0434 ext. 305 EOE / DFWP SEBRING PARTTime, Experienced Maintenance Person with References, needed for Condo Complex. Drug Free Workplace. 863-385-1263 ROYAL CAREOF AVON PARK We currently have FT and PT C.N.A positions available for all shifts. If you want to become part of the Royal Care team call Maria Perez or Alvina Perry at 863-453-6674 of apply in person. EOE/MF/DFWP 2100H elp Wanted EXPO COORDINATOR Full time position with Sebring Airport Authority for the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo. This position will provide administrative and marketing assistance to the Expo Director. Requires minimum of a H.S. diploma/GED with higher education preferred. Computer skills to include Microsoft Office Suite-Word, Excel, Power Point and Publisher with ability to learn required additional programs. Good phone skills a must with ability to coordinate and prioritize tasks and projects. Ability to communicate effectively-both written and verbally. Ability to manage database input, records management and website editing. Highly skilled at time and project management. Note: This position requires an organized professional with great people skills that works well within a team environment, yet consistently demonstrates initiative in a fast paced setting, with ability to act as back up to Expo Director as needed.Must register with Heartland Workforce to apply for position; www.heartlandworkforce.com or locally at Highlands One-Stop Career Center, 5901 US Hwy 27 South, Suite 1, Sebring, FL 33870. EMPLOYEE NEEDEDFor Construction Company in Avon Park F/T, Exp. Preferred. Transportation, background check, references and periodic drug tests are required. Call 863-453-0660 DIRECT SUPPORTPROFESSIONALS wanted for Avon Park Intermediate Care Facility serving disabled adults. HS diploma or 1 year associated experience, valid FL Drivers License and clean criminal background req. Please complete application at 55 E. College Dr., Avon Park, FL 33825. BUSY EYECLINIC has openings in all positions. Full time/part time. Fax resume to : 863-465-6385 ASSOCIATE REPS SUMMER WORK GREAT PAY Immediate FT/PT openings, Customer s ales/services, no exp. necessary. Conditions apply. All ages 17+. Call 863-448-9332 ARNP ORPA Details @ www.flcancer.com THE SCHOOLBoard of Highlands County Sub Bus Operators/Attendants WANTED Please apply online at www.highlands.k12.fl.us Starting rate of pay: Driver: $11.71/hr Attendant: $9.17/hr Cleared Background Check & Drug Test Required. For additional pre-employment information call Human Resources (863T he School Board of Highlands County is an Equal Opportunity Employment and V eterans Preference Employer. 2100Help Wanted 2000 E mploymentHOME CAREAGENCY SEEKING CNA's/HHA's for Avon Park and surrounding areas. Call 863-292-9060 1400Health CareServicesLOST BIBLEin black zipper case at Car Wash in Lake Placid Wednesday morning. Reward if found. Call 863-873-6742, leave message. 1200Lost & Found 1100Announcements IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 09-001238 GCS PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO NATIONAL CITY BANK, DBA NATIONAL CITY MORTGAGE Plaintiff, vs. KYLE M. SCALLAN, et al. Defendant(s NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY given pursuant to an Order or Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated May 31, 2012, and entered in Case No. 09-0001238 GCS of the Circuit Court of the 10th Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein PNC Bank, National Association Successor By Merger To National City Bank, DBA National City Mortgage, is the Plaintiff and Kyle M. Scallan and Unknown Spouse of Kyle M. Scallan N/K/A Heather Scallan, are the Defendants, the Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in the Jury Assembly Room, Basement, of the Highlands County Courthouse, 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, on June 29, 2012, the following described property set forth in said Order of Final Judgment, to wit: Lot 6, Block 56, of Sun N' Lake Estates of Sebring Unit 5, according to the plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 9, Page 51, Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. I F YOU ARE A PERSON CLAIMING A RIGHT TO FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COURT NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. IF YOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS. AFTER 60 DAYS, ONLY THE OWNER OF RECORD AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MAY CLAIM THE SURPLUS. 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 at (863 534-4686 (Voice863TDD (800Florida Relay Service days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. DATED at Highlands County, Florida, this 3rd day of June, 2012. Robert W. Germaine, Clerk Highlands County, Florida By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk June 10, 17, 2012 NOTICE UNDER FICTITIOUS NAME LAW PURSUANT TO SECTION 865.09 FLORIDA STATUTES NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned, desiring to engage inbusiness under the fictitious name of JB TRUCK SERVICE located at 2993 US 27 North, in the County of Highlands, in the City of Avon Park, Florida 33825, intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida. Dated at Sebring, Florida, this 15th day of June, 2012. Pedro B. Tejon June 17, 2012 1050L egals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 10TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. GC 09-864 PNC BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO NATIONAL CITY BANK, SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO HARBOR FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK Plaintiff, vs. SAMSUNDAR SAMSUNDAR, et al. D efendant(s NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY given pursuant to an Order or Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated May 31, 2 012, and entered in Case No. GC 09-864 of the Circuit Court of the 10th Judicial Circuit in and for Highlands County, Florida, wherein PNC Bank, National Association Successor By Merger To National City Bank, Successor By Merger To Harbor Federal Savings Bank, is the Plaintiff and Samsundar Samsundar and Unknown Spouse of Samsundar Samsundar (Refused Name Defendants, the Clerk of Court will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in the Jury Assembly Room, Basement, of the Highlands County Courthouse, 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, on June 29, 2012, the following described property set forth in said Order of Final Judgment, to wit: Lots 2, 3, 4 and 5, Block 28, Placid Lakes Section Nineteen, according to the map or plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 9, Page 14, Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. IF YOU ARE A PERSON CLAIMING A RIGHT TO FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK OF COURT NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE. IF YOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS. AFTER 60 D AYS, ONLY THE OWNER OF RECORD AS OF THE DATE OF THE LIS PENDENS MAY CLAIM THE SURPLUS. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proc eeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Office of the Court Administrator at (863 534-4686 (Voice863TDD (800Florida Relay Service days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. DATED at Highlands County, Florida, this 3rd day of June, 2012. Robert W. Germaine, Clerk Highlands County, Florida By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk June 10, 17, 2012 PUBLIC AUCTION FOR TOWING & STORAGE 1992 FORD 1FMDU32X3NUD66404 ON JUNE 28, 2012, AT 9:00AM AT PRECISION AUTO BODY 734 CR 621 EAST LAKE PLACID, FL 33852 June 17, 2012 P UBLIC AUCTION FOR TOWING & STORAGE 1997 FORD 1FTCR14X5VTA24445 ON JUNE 28, 2012, AT 9:00AM A T PRECISION AUTO BODY 734 CR 621 EAST LAKE PLACID, FL 33852 June 17, 2012 owner as of the date of the recording of the lis pendens must file a claim within sixty (60 after the sale. Witness my hand and the seal of the Court this 4th day of June, 2012. BOB GERMAINE Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk {Seal} June 10, 17, 2012 1050L egalsC HECK YOUR AD Please check your ad on the first day it runs to make sure it is correct. Sometimes instructions over the phone are misunderstood and an error can occur. 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C M Y K By LAUREN WELBORN News-Sun correspondentT here is no greater love on this earth than the loves hared between a girl and her horse. S ebrings Bailey Vickers was born in the saddle, decided to take up rodeo in the s ixth grade and, needless to s ay, she was quickly hooked. Now, more than six years later, Vickers plans on packing her spurs and schoolbooks as she continues her education as well as her rodeo career in Texas, attendi ng Weatherford College. Contrary to popular belief, rodeo is not just about barrel r acing and bull riding. Vickers is currently clocking around an 8-9 second run in goat tying, an event inw hich she shoots out the gate to later dismount her galloping horse to tie together the l egs of a goat at the other end of the arena. She also clocks an impressive 2-3 second run in breaka way roping, much like the popular image of rodeo in which the rider ropes a runaway calf and, once she has done so, the rope snaps when the calf pulls away, marking the end of the run. Ever versatile and very skilled with a rope, Vickers also competes in team roping. Team roping involves two riders, one that first ropes the runaway calfs front and the other to rope the two hind feet all while the animal tries to escape just to give a little insight into the athletic ability and horsemanship it takes to compete. I do different rodeo associations around Florida and we meet at different arenas across Florida once or sometimes twice a month and compete, she explained. The season is from August to May and then the top four in each event go to nationals in Rock Springs, Wyoming. Vickers has been honored with a number of titles as a result of her success, including being selected for the Bloomer Trailer High school Rodeo Team. It is a nationwide team and they pick three kids from each event to compete in Shawnee, OK at the International Youth Finals. Vickers explains. I have been on the team for three years for breakaway roping, which is my favorite event. Vickers shares that Bloomer has provided her with endless support and opportunities and considers SPORTS D SE CTION Inside This Section US Open brutal on scores . . .3D NFL turns over evidence . . .4D Longoria recovering . . .4D NBA Finals head to Miami. . .5D News-Sun Sunday, June 17, 2012 News-Sun photo by CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY Avon Park High Schools varsity and junior varsity cheerleaders helped lead the annual cheerleading camp which concluded Thursday. A record number of 89 girls from four to 13 years old took part. That is 30 more girls than attended in 2011, said Tammy Williams, varsity coach. She and Rose Kirby, J.V. coach, were in charge of the program. Money raised from the camp is used to underwrite travel and uniform expenses during the year. Williams is pleased to announce the camps youngest cheerleaders will be appearing at Avon Parks first home game on Aug. 24. Red Devil cheer clinic a big hit News-Sun file photo by DAN HOEHNE Tyrone Perrs stats this season were not only off the charts, but also All-State worthy. News-Sun file photo by DAN HOEHNE A aron Hart followed up his appearance in the FACA All-Star C lassic with being named to the FACA All-State team. By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comThe Florida Athletic Coaches Association released itsAll-State and AllAcademic Baseball teams on Thursday, with five from H ighlands County making the cut. Among the Class 4Ateam members from throughout the state, Avon Parks Lane Crosson and Tyrone Perry were named to the All-State squad. Crosson was a dual threat, going 6-1 on the mound, with three saves, a 2.51 ERA, s triking out 50 in 53 innings pitched and pitching in 16 of the Red Devils 26 games. He also batted .302 on the season, with 17 RBI and three triples and shined on defense as well. He made big play after big play, head coach Whit Cornell said. Hes the kind of player coaches dream of. He has great attitude, hustles and has his best games in the Five make All-State See FACA, Page 6D Bailey Vickers is giddyin on up See VICKERS, Page 4D By ERIC OLSON Associated PressOMAHA, Neb. Florida State lost another opener at the College World Series, and coach Mike Martin said n o one deserved blame. He gave all credit to Arizona, which won 4-3 Friday night on Johnny Fields RBI double in the top of t he 12th inning. Joey Rickard had doubled into the left-center gap for the Wildcatsfirst hit off Florida State closer Robert Benincasa (4-2 Field followed with his two-base hit to right, driving in Rickard. The Seminoles have lost four CWS openers in a row since last winning one in 1999. It was just a game that they got back-to-back hits, Martin said. Benny turns around and gets us out of the inning. Got a one-run ballgame and we got a runner on third. Credit (MathewTroupe. He made a couple of good pitches. Unfortunately, that happens every night in our game. Troupe (5-1Wildcatsfreshman closer, work ed the last 2 2-3 innings for the win, striking out Devon Travis to end it with a runner on third. The Seminoles scored two unearned runs off Arizona starter Kurt Heyer to tie it 3-3 in the sixth but had only three more batters reach base until the 12th. Arizona (44-17s, plays UCLAon Sunday in a meeting of Pac-12 cochampions. The Seminoles (48-16ination game Sunday. The Seminoles scored a combined 35 runs on 24 hits in a two-game super regional against Stanford last week but found runs much harder to come by against Heyer and two relievers. Only one of their three runs was earned. When they looked ready to threaten in extra inning s, Arizona shut them down. Travis was caught stealing after reaching base to sta rt the 10th, and Justin Gonzalez was picked off first in the 11th. Seminoles coach says no one to blame in CWS loss See FSU, Page 4D By TIM REYNOLDS Associated PressMIAMI Shane Battier is in the NBAFinals for the first time. Maybe its no coincidence that its bringing out his best play of the season. Battier has scored 17 points in each of the two finals games against the Oklahoma City Thunder, though thats hardly where the list of recent accomplishments end for the 11year Duke veteran. Hes scored at least 12 points in three consecutive games for the first time since December 2010. And hes 13 for 22 from 3-point range over that span, a far cry from his 14for-59 slump that lasted for about six weeks late in the regular season. NBAfinals. No use in saving your shots now Battier said. Let it fly The first points of the 2012 finals? They came on a 3-pointer by Battier. The first points of Game 2? Same thing. Forget LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh for a moment. Battier appears to be perhaps the most problematic matchup for the Thunder, given how he thinks nothing of banging around inside with bigger players defensively, but forces those same bigger guys to stretch to the 3-point line when the Heat have the basketball. Hes been good most of the time, and a little lucky at others. One of the biggest if not the biggest shots for Miami in its Game 2 win at Oklahoma City on Thursday night was a 3pointer that Battier hit with 5:08 left, pushing what had been a rapidly dwindling Heat lead out to 90-83. Wasnt exactly a shooterstouch Battier banked it in from about 26 feet away. But it worked. s been a huge lift, James said. Hes been a huge lift for us. Hes shooting the ball extremely well from the outside. Hes making plays both offensively and defensively. Battier getting hot at right time for Miami See HEAT, Page 5D Courtesy photo Bailey Vickers makes for a pretty picture while posing with her horse, appropriately e nough, Picasso.


C M Y K S FCC 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. Three indoor camps are going to be held, in addition to two sand volleyball camps. Four-day indoor camps will be offered Monday through Thursday, June 25-28, July 9-12 and July 30-Aug. 2. Each day, campers going into grades 68 will meet from 9 a.m.-Noon, campers going into grades 9-12 from 1-4 p.m.,w ith 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. C ost 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.crawf ord@southflorida.edu .Junior Golf AcademySEBRING PGApro Geoff Lee returns to teach your child the values and tradit ions of the game at the Golf Hammock Junior Golf Academy June 25-29. A ll physical aspects of the game along w ith 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.F riends 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 Golf 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 441-7119 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 5K 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 those who collect $50 or more in pledges. Funds raised will benefit a Habitat home in Sebring. Top three entries, with the most raised 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.Firecracker 5KSEBRING 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 nations 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 cbroj ek@comcast.net, or by phone at 3854736. Mail entries to Firecracker 5K, 331 0 P ar Road, Sebring, FL33872. Checks made payable to Central Florida Striders. Proceeds of the race benefit the Avon Park High School cross country teams. Participants are urged to wear Re d, White and Blue as we celebrate in our beautiful state park. See you all at Highlands Hammock State Park on July 4.Sebring Pool HoursS EBRING 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 fami ly passes available at $50 for first member a nd $20 per additional family member. O ther activities at the pool include Water Aerobics, which 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 11-2 2, 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. 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 c atonp@highlands.k12.fl.us.Florida Trail Association June ActivitiesSunday, June 17 Activity: Nature Walk Location: Circle B Bar Preserve, S R 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 dist ance. Pets are not allowed. Bring: Walking or hiking shoes, wate r 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 Cent er 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 Par k, 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 an d insect protection. Contact: RSVPTeresa Newgent at (813 newgt7@yahoo.com for meet-up time and other information. FINALSOklahoma City 1, Miami 1 Tuesday: Oklahoma City 105, Miami 94 Thursday: Miami 100, Oklahoma City 96 Sunday: Oklahoma City at Miami, 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 19: Oklahoma City at Miami, 9 p.m. Thursday, June 21: Oklahoma City at Miami, 9 p.m. x-Sunday, June 24: Miami at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. x-Tuesday, June 26: Miami at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m.AMERICANLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB New York3825.603 Baltimore3727.578112Tampa Bay3628.563212Toronto3232.500612Boston3133.484712Central Division WLPctGB Chicago3430.531 Cleveland3330.52412Detroit3034.4694 Kansas City2834.4525 Minnesota2538.397812West Division WLPctGB Texas3827.585 Los Angeles3431.5234 Oakland3035.4628 Seattle2739.4091112___ Thursdays Games Cincinnati 12, Cleveland 5 N.Y. Mets 9, Tampa Bay 6 Detroit 5, Chicago Cubs 3 Oakland 8, Colorado 2 Baltimore 12, Pittsburgh 6 Arizona 11, Texas 3 Kansas City 4, Milwaukee 3 Philadelphia 6, Minnesota 1 St. Louis 5, Chicago White Sox 3 San Diego 6, Seattle 2 Fridays Games Chicago Cubs 3, Boston 0 Colorado 12, Detroit 4, 10 innings N.Y. Yankees 7, Washington 2 Cleveland 2, Pittsburgh 0 Toronto 3, Philadelphia 0 Tampa Bay 11, Miami 0 Atlanta 4, Baltimore 2 Texas 6, Houston 2 Milwaukee 5, Minnesota 3 Kansas City 3, St. Louis 2 Arizona 5, L.A. Angels 0 Oakland 10, San Diego 2 L.A. Dodgers 7, Chicago White Sox 6 San Francisco 4, Seattle 2 Saturdays Games N.Y. Yankees at Washington, late Philadelphia at Toronto, late Milwaukee at Minnesota, late Kansas City at St. Louis, late Colorado at Detroit, late Pittsburgh at Cleveland, late San Diego at Oakland, late Baltimore at Atlanta, late Boston at Chicago Cubs, late Houston at Texas, late Miami at Tampa Bay, late Arizona at L.A. Angels, late Chicago White Sox at L.A. Dodgers, late San Francisco at Seattle, late Sundays Games Colorado (Guthrie 3-5 (Scherzer 5-4), 1:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Lincoln 3-2 (J.Gomez 4-5 Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 2-6oronto (Cecil 0-0 Baltimore (W.Chen 6-2) at Atlanta (Delgado 4-6 N.Y. Yankees (Nova 8-2ashington (E.Jackson 3-3 Miami (Jo.Johnson 4-4ampa Bay (Cobb 2-3 Milwaukee (Greinke 7-2 (Blackburn 3-4 Kansas City (Mendoza 2-3 (Wainwright 5-7), 2:15 p.m. Houston (Norris 5-4exas (Lewis 55), 3:05 p.m. Arizona (I.Kennedy 5-6 (Richards 1-0 San Diego (Richard 3-7 (B.Colon 6-6 Chicago White Sox (Quintana 2-1 L.A. Dodgers (Capuano 8-2 San Francisco (Bumgarner 8-4 Seattle (F.Hernandez 4-5), 4:10 p.m. Boston (F.Morales 0-1) at Chicago Cubs (Maholm 4-5LEAGUELEADERSBATTING ABRHBA Konerko, CHW2133377.362 Hamilton, TEX2334277.330 Trumbo, LAA2052866.322 Jeter, NYY2653785.321 Fielder, DET2433477.317 Jones, BAL2584580.310 HOME RUNS Dunn, CHW23 Hamilton, TEX22 Granderson, NYY20 Bautista, TOR19 Jones, BAL18 Encarnacion, TOR17 RUNS BATTED IN Hamilton, TEX62 Cabrera, DET52 Dunn, CHW52 Bautista, TOR47 Encarnacion, TOR44 Willingham, MIN44 WON-LOST Sale, CHW8-2 Nova, NYY8-2 Sabathia, NYY8-3 Harrison, TEX8-3 Price, TB8-4 Darvish, TEX8-4 STRIKEOUTS Verlander, DET103 Sabathia, NYY92 Scherzer, DET88 Darvish, TEX88 Hernandez, SEA84 Sale, CHW82NATIONALLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB Washington3824.613 Atlanta3529.5474 New York3530.538412Miami3232.5007 Philadelphia3135.4709 Central Division WLPctGB Cincinnati3627.571 Pittsburgh3231.5084 St. Louis3332.5084 Milwaukee2935.453712Houston2737.422912Chicago2242.3441412West Division WLPctGB Los Angeles4124.631 San Francisco3728.5694 Arizona3232.500812Colorado2538.39715 San Diego2342.35418 ___ Thursdays Games Cincinnati 12, Cleveland 5 N.Y. Mets 9, Tampa Bay 6 Detroit 5, Chicago Cubs 3 Oakland 8, Colorado 2 Houston 6, San Francisco 3 Baltimore 12, Pittsburgh 6 Arizona 11, Texas 3 Kansas City 4, Milwaukee 3 Philadelphia 6, Minnesota 1 St. Louis 5, Chicago White Sox 3 San Diego 6, Seattle 2 Fridays Games Chicago Cubs 3, Boston 0 Colorado 12, Detroit 4, 10 innings N.Y. Yankees 7, Washington 2 Cleveland 2, Pittsburgh 0 Toronto 3, Philadelphia 0 Cincinnati 7, N.Y. Mets 3 Tampa Bay 11, Miami 0 Atlanta 4, Baltimore 2 Texas 6, Houston 2 Milwaukee 5, Minnesota 3 Kansas City 3, St. Louis 2 Arizona 5, L.A. Angels 0 Oakland 10, San Diego 2 L.A. Dodgers 7, Chicago White Sox 6 San Francisco 4, Seattle 2 Saturdays Games N.Y. Yankees at Washington, late Philadelphia at Toronto, late Milwaukee at Minnesota, late Kansas City at St. Louis, late Colorado at Detroit, late Pittsburgh at Cleveland, late San Diego at Oakland, late Baltimore at Atlanta, late Boston at Chicago Cubs, late Cincinnati at N.Y. Mets, late Houston at Texas, late Miami at Tampa Bay, late Arizona at L.A. Angels, late Chicago White Sox at L.A. Dodgers, late San Francisco at Seattle, late Sundays Games Colorado (Guthrie 3-5 (Scherzer 5-4), 1:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Lincoln 3-2 (J.Gomez 4-5 Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 2-6oronto (Cecil 0-0 Cincinnati (Cueto 7-3. Mets (C.Young 1-0), 1:10 p.m. Baltimore (W.Chen 6-2) at Atlanta (Delgado 4-6 N.Y. Yankees (Nova 8-2ashington (E.Jackson 3-3 Miami (Jo.Johnson 4-4ampa Bay (Cobb 2-3 Milwaukee (Greinke 7-2 (Blackburn 3-4 Kansas City (Mendoza 2-3 (Wainwright 5-7), 2:15 p.m. Houston (Norris 5-4exas (Lewis 55), 3:05 p.m. Arizona (I.Kennedy 5-6 (Richards 1-0 San Diego (Richard 3-7 (B.Colon 6-6 Chicago White Sox (Quintana 2-1 L.A. Dodgers (Capuano 8-2 San Francisco (Bumgarner 8-4 Seattle (F.Hernandez 4-5), 4:10 p.m. Boston (F.Morales 0-1) at Chicago Cubs (Maholm 4-5LEAGUELEADERSBATTING ABRHBA Cabrera, SF2554793.365 Ruiz, PHL1852967.362 Votto, CIN2174278.359 Wright, NYM2214479.357 Gonzalez, COL2415079.328 Pierre, PHL1912462.325 HOME RUNS Beltran, STL19 Gonzalez, COL17 Braun, MIL17 Bruce, CIN14 Stanton, MIA14 Pence, PHL13 Hart, MIL13 Freese, STL13 5 tied with 12 RUNS BATTED IN Ethier, LAD55 Gonzalez, COL51 Beltran, STL47 Braun, MIL45 Votto, CIN44 WON-LOST Dickey, NYM10-1 Lynn, STL10-2 Hamels, PHL9-3 Strasburg, WAS8-1 Capuano, LAD8-2 Cain, SF8-2 STRIKEOUTS Strasburg, WAS100 G. Gonzalez, WAS97 Cain, SF96 Hamels, PHL92 Dickey, NYM90 Greinke, MIL89BASEBALLAmerican League BOSTON RED SOXAgreed to terms with RHP Pat Light, RHP Jamie Callahan, RHP Ty Buttrey, RHP Mike Augliera, C Miguel Rodriguez, RHP Kyle Kraus, 1B Nathan Minnich, INF Mike Miller, LHP Dylan Chavez, OF Shaq Thompson and 1B Jake Davies on minor league contracts. CLEVELAND INDIANSActivated 3B Jack Hannahan from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Scott Barnes to Columbus (IL Tyler Naquin and RHP Mitch Brown on minor league contracts. DETROIT TIGERSActivated RHP Doug Fister from the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Thad Weber from Toledo (IL LHP Casey Crosby and OF Matt Young to Toledo. National League ATLANTA BRAVESRecalled RHP Kris Medlen from Gwinnett (IL RHP Livan Hernandez for assignment. CINCINNATI REDSPlaced OF Drew Stubbs on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of INF-OF Willie Harris from Louisville (ILFOOTBALLNational Football League CHICAGO BEARSSigned T Cory Brandon and CB Cornelius Brown. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTSSigned DL Jake Bequette. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS Released LS Ryan Pontbriand. 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 S SU U N N D D A A Y Y 1 1 : : 3 3 0 0 p p . m m . Miami at Tampa Bay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . S S U U N N 1 1 : : 3 3 0 0 p p . m m . N.Y. Yankees at Washington . . . . . . . . . . . T T B B S S 8 8 p p . m m . Boston at Chicago Cubs . . . . . . . . . . . . . E E S S P P N NM MO O N N D D A A Y Y 7 7 p p . m m . Atlanta at N.Y. Yankees . . . . . . . . . . . . . E E S S P P N NT TU U E E S S D D A A Y Y 8 8 p p . m m . Chicago Cubs at Chicago White Sox . . . . W W G G N N N N B B A A F F I I N N A A L L S S S SU U N N D D A A Y Y 8 8 p p . m m . Oklahoma City at Miami, Game 3 . . . . . . . A A B B C CT TU U E E S S D D A A Y Y 9 9 p p . m m . Oklahoma City at Miami, Game 4 . . . . . . . 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C M Y K w ww.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012Page 3D 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 DR. PALOSKY, D.D., ERIC; 3.639"; 3"; Black; 6/3,10,17,24; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 3 3 0 0 1 1 STANLEY STEEMER CARPET; 3.639"; 3"; Black; 6/17/12; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 6 1 1 4 4 By ANTONIO GONZALEZ A ssociated PressSAN FRANCISCO The one thing everybody could agree on heading into the U.S. Open is that par would be a good score in any round at the unforgiving Olympic Club course. Just ask Tiger Woods, David Toms and Jim Furyk now. The trio of major champions entered Saturdays third round tied for the lead at 1 under, a rather ordinary number in any other week. Not even one other player in the field that began at 156 cracked par, w hich is shaping up to be a final score that might be all it takes to win. I dont see it getting much away from that, said Graeme McDowell, the 2010 champion at Pebble Beach who is two shots back of the leaders. As this golf course gets firmer and firmer, theres no rain forecast. Its up to the USGA, really. They can have whatever they want with it. Nobody has had their way with Olympic, including defending champion Rory McIlroy. The Northern Irishman set a U.S. Open record last year at Congressional with a 131 through 36 holes. He was 19 shots worse at Olympic, with a 73 giving him a two-day score of 150 to miss the cut for the fourth time in his last five tournaments. They set it up like a real classic U .S. Open, McIlroy said. Those who have adjusted are the ones still around for the weekend. Woods survived a patch of b ogeys early in his round for an even 70 that took him another round c loser to that elusive 15th major t itle. Furyk rolled in a 40-foot birdie putt from off the third green in the morning for a 69. Woods and Toms, who showed a steady hand with the putter for a 70, joined him in the afternoon when the conditions were fiery and emotions were frayed. They were the only players to beat par for 36 holes at 1-under 139. This tournament, youre just plodding along, Woods said. This is a different tournament. You have to stay patient, stay present, and youre just playing for a lot of pars. This is not a tournament where we have to make a bunch of birdies. Awild and wacky afternoon ended that way, too. T he second-round leaders restored some sanity to a major that for a brief and stunning moment had been taken over by a 17-year-old who only two weeks ago couldnt win his state high school championship. Beau Hossler went 11 holes without making a bogey, and took the outright lead on one of the toughest holes at Olympic. He got lost in the thick rough and trees on the brutal front nine, dropping five shots in eight holes for a 73 that left him four shots behind. That wasnt the only surprise. Also leaving San Francisco far earlier than anyone expected were Luke Donald, the worlds topranked player, Masters champion Bubba Watson and Dustin Johnson, coming off a win last week at the St. Jude Classic. It hasnt taken much at this U.S. Open to swallow up even the bestp layers. When the last group trudged up the hill toward the stately clubhouse at Olympic, the experience at the t op of the leaderboard was impossible to ignore. Whoever wins this golf tournam ent is going to be a great champion, somebody thats probably won events before, that can handle the emotions and can handle the adversity in a U.S. Open, and somebody with experience, said Toms, who won the 2001 PGAChampionship at Atlanta Athletic Club. At least thats what I think. You never know. Strange things can happen, but I would think that you would see a lot of that on the leaderboard come late Sunday It starts with Woods, who is coming off his second win of the year at the Memorial and looks as strong as ever. Hitting shots in both directions, mainly with irons off the tees, he overcame three straight bogeys on his front nine, two of those shots not far off from being easy birdie chances. His only regret was not taking advantage of having a wedge in his hand on the last three holes, all birdie opportunities that became pars. When he regained a share of the lead with Furyk on the 13th with a 4-foot birdie putt, Woods was coming up on a series of holes that allowed players to at least think of making birdie. In a greenside bunker in two on the par-5 16th shortened to 609 yards Friday Woods blasted out weakly and missed a 12-foot putt. W ith a mid-iron in his hand in the fairway on the par-5 17th, he went over the green and down a deep slope. Despite a superb pitch to 8 feet, he missed the putt. And with a wedge from the fairway on the 18th, he came up well short and into a bunker, having tos ettle for par. Pars arent bad, though. McDowell dropped three shots on his last four holes for a 72. E ven so, he was very much in the hunt two shots behind at 141, along w ith recent LSU alum John Peterson (70 B elgium (69 Thompson, the first-round leader who followed his opening 66 with a 75. Its just tough to have fun out there, McDowell said. Woods had won eight straight times when he had at least a share o f the lead going into the weekend at the majors, a streak that ended at t he 2009 PGAChampionship when Y.E. Yang chased him down from f our shots back. Woods hasnt seriously conten de d in the final hour of a major since then. If they want 5 over to win, 10 over to win it ... they can hide these p ins away, McDowell said. I would have to imagine around level p ar Follow Antonio Gonzalez at: www.twitter.com/agonzalezAP Par at US Open might be good enough to win MCTphoto Tiger Woods throws his club after missing birdie on the 16th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at the Olympic Club in San Francisco MCTphotos Above left: Bubba Watson blasts out of a bunker Friday during the second round of the U.S. Open at the Olympic Club in San Francisco, but even with the cut line at +8, he wasnt able to make it through to the weekend, finishing at +9. Above: Jim Furyk misses his par putt on the 5th hole Friday. He was frustrated at this point, but his -1 through two rounds had Furyk in a share of the lead heading into the weekend. Left: Fans found any place they could find to get a better view of the action at the Olympic Club for this 112th U.S. Open.


C M Y K Page 4DNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012w ww.newssun.com DR. ROTMAN, DARRIN; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black; june ads; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 8 8 8 8 E.O. KOCH CONSTRUCTION CO.; 5.542"; 4"; Black; seam p/u; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 6 6 1 1 3 3 this her best accomplishment to-date. It is such an honor to be o n the team. She also shared that she was introduced to a number of sponsors who support the Bloomer Team, including Bloomer Trailers, Justin Boots, Panhandle Slim, Cruel Girl Jeans, and Rock and Roll Cowgirl. A gain, the bond between a horse and rider is breathtaking; any cowgirl will tell you she is nothing without her best friend and partner in crime. For Vickers, the horses that h ave carried her through her career are named Spiderman and Picasso. She explained that Picasso is her team roping and goat tying mount. I have had him for a long time and he is very honest; he will do the same thing every time. A s for Spiderman, he is her breakaway horse and will be making the trip back to Texas with Vickers to compete. I got him two years ago in Texas. We really clicked and he has helped me roping a lot and he has a lot of speed. When asked what drew her to Texas, Vickers explained that she wanted to rodeo in the southwest region, where Weatherford College happens to fall. Weatherford is also a sort of home-away-from-home, as many of her close friends are in the area including her best friend Kylie Hamilton who will also be attending. I look forward to rodeoing in the next level of competition and getting better. I also cant wait to meet new p eople, Vickers said. Along with the Bloomer T eam, Vickers wanted to take s ome time to thank those who made her dream come true possible. I want to thank my parents for supporting me in whatever I wanted to do and hauling me all over Florida,T exas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Wyoming. I also want to thank Jason Hanchey, Jimmy Carter, C heryl Lynn Mann, Clara Lou Carter, and Mike and M iles Ashton for helping me r ope all these years and getting me to where I am today Academically, Vickers will be pursuing a major in marketing Continued from 1D Vickers will be hittin the trail toward Texas C ourtesy photo Bailey Vickers, atop Spiderman, ropes this calf in competition. Heyer, one week removed from a super-regional wino ver St. Johns in which he allowed 17 hits over 9 1-3 innings, left after 7 2-3 innings. It was his 12th straight start that he has pitched into the eighth. He allowed three runs, one earned, on six hits and struck out eight. FSUs starter, freshman All-America left-hander Brandon Leibrandt, worked 4 1-3 innings and allowed three runs on six hits. Great one to win, tough one to lose, Arizona coach Andy Lopez said. In a game like that two good programs, two good starting pitchers competing like that s a shame somebody has to go home a loser The Seminoles tied it 3-3 in the sixth. Jayce Boyd reached when third baseman Seth MajiasBreans throw to first pulled Brandon Dixon off the bag. Heyer struck out Stephen McGee and Gonzalez, then walked Josh Delph before John Holland sent a drive into the left-center gap for a two-run double. Definitely a boost to get that hit and put us right back in the game. It was like the whole dugout was rejuvenated, Holland said. But like Coach was saying, you just have to tip your hat to them. It was a dogfight tonight and were going to come back and be ready to go Sunday Arizona scored twice in the third against Leibrandt to go up 2-0. Rickard singled in a run and, after Gonzalezs two-out error at short, came home on Robert Refsnyders base hit. Sherman Johnson, who homered in the super regional-clinching win over Stanford, went deep leading off the bottom half to cut the Wildcatslead to 2-1. The Wildcats made it a two-run game in the fifth on another RBI single by Refsnyder. The teams were playing each other for the first time since 1991 and the first time at the CWS since the 1986 championship game, which Arizona won. Continued from 1D FSUto meet Stony Brook today GET YOUR LOCAL NEWS STRAIGHT FROM THE SOURCE By BARRYWILNER Associated PressNEWYORK The NFL turned over some evidence to the four players suspended for the Saints bounty program, but lawyers for the players said Friday they are seeking more information. Current Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma and defensive end Will Smith, Green B ay defensive end Anthony Hargrove and Cleveland linebacker Scott Fujita will have their appeals heard Monday by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. e have followed the procedures set forth in the CBAon appeals of commissioner discipline, league spokesman Greg Aiello said. Those procedures include the parties exchanging copies of any exhibits upon which they intend to rely no later than three calendar days prior to the hearing, Aiello added. Evidence presented included some 200 pages of documents, with emails, power-point presentations, even hand-written notes, plus one video recording. But a ledger that reportedly documents payments of $1,000 for plays called cartoffs and $400 for whacks, as well as $100 fines for mental errors, was not in the material. Vilma has been suspended for the 2012 season, while Smith got four games. Hargrove was suspended for eight games and Fujita f or three. Previously, Goodell suspended Saints coach Sean Payton for the season and assistant coach Joe Vitt for six games. Saints general manager Mickey Loomis got eight games, while former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams who has apologized for his role in the scandal was suspended indefinitely. Vilmas lawyers, Peter Ginsberg, said the evidence the league provided did little more than reflect Williamsa pproach to firing up his players. The league provided no evidence to us in a timely manner, said Ginsberg, who also is representing Vilma in a defamation lawsuit against Goodell. It has provided n o evidence to corroborate the accusations, and yet the NFL furthermore has told us it doesnt plan to present any w itness at the hearing. Ginsberg said requests by the playersunion to have Payton, Williams and Vitt at Mondays hearing were ignored by the league. Aiello said the league is not commenting on the details or potential details of Mondays proceeding. The players already have lost two grievances filed with arbitrators that challenged Goodells authority to impose punishments in the bounty cases. The NFLs investigation of the Saints found Williams ran a system for three years in which bounties were set on targeted opponents, including Brett Favre and Kurt Warner. The program was in effect from 2009, when New O rleans won the Super Bowl, until last season. AP Sports Writer Brett Martel in New Orleans contributed to t his story. NFL turns over some evidence in appeals Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG Tampa Bay third baseman Evan Longoria could be ready to rejoin the Rays next week. Longoria, set to start a minor league rehabilitation assignment with Triple-A Durham, will have his staus re-evaluated Tuesday. Longoria, who has been on the 15-day disabled list with a partially torn left hamstring since May 1, will be the designated hitter for Durham on Saturday. The three-time All-Star was hitting .329 with four homers and 19 RBIs in 23 games before getting hurt. Longoria to be reevaluated Tuesday


C M Y K B y BRIAN MAHONEY Associated PressOKLAHOMACITY Kevin Durant had the ball in his hands and LeBron James in his face. With 10 seconds left in Game 2, the NBAFinals were providing all the theater anyone could ask. Two superstars going head-to-head, the Miami Heat trying to hold off another stirring rally by the Oklahoma City Thunder, television ratings reaching levels last seen when Kobe Bryant and Shaquille ONeal played together. James forced Durant to miss that tying attempt perhaps getting away with a foul and the Heat held on for a 100-96 victory on Thursday night that evened the series at one game apiece. And as it shifts to Miami for the next three games, the only thing that seems certain is a tense series that looks to be lengthy. Game 3 is Sunday night and Heat coach Erik Spoelstra thinks it will look similar to the first two. This is going to be probably like this every single game, and thats the beauty of competition at this level, and embracing that competition and seeing what it brings out of you collectively Spoelstra said. Its brought out the best of league MVPJames and Durant, the NBAscoring champion. The series hype was built around them and they spent the first two games living up to every ounce of it. James has bounced back from his disappointing 2011 finals by scoring 30 and then 32 points, and even that was only good enough for a split because Durant has been just as good. He followed up his 36point performance in Game 1 by scoring 32 on Thursday, 16 in the fourth quarter after he scored 17 in the final period of the opener. Yet that was wasted because the Thunder had fallen into a 17-point hole in the first half. The Thunder also spotted Miami a 13-point lead in the first half of Game 1 and have fallen into double-digit holes in three straight games. Coach Scott Brooks said after Game 2 he wasnt considering a new starting lineup, even though the Thunder have been more effective with a smaller group on the floor. Instead, he said the only change the Thunder neededwas greater intensity from the start. e didnt come out with the toughness that we need to come out with. Were an aggressive team, were a physical team, he said. Defensive mindset was not where it needs to be, and hopefully we change that going into Game 3. The slow starts at home could mean trouble for the Thunder in Miami, where they wont have their raucous crowd to help rattle the Heat. But Oklahoma City has been good on the road in the postseason, winning twice in Dallas in the first round, taking a game in Los Angeles in the second round and pulling out a Game 5 victory in San Antonio in the Western Conference finals. These are the two best teams. Theyre confident no matter what building theyre in, James said. Were happy now that its a 1-1 series and were going back to Miami and will take control of the home court. It doesnt mean that the series has changed. Both teams can win on each others floor and both teams are confident. R atings through two games are up 11 percent from last year, when it seemed interest in the Heat couldnt get higher, and Thursday drew the highest rating for a Game 2 since 2004, when the Lakers lost to Detroit in their last title run with ONeal and Bryant. The latest game provided a look at the best of what both teams have: James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh all making big plays in the fourth quarter; Sixth Man of the Year James Harden coming off the Thunder bench to keep them in it while Durant sat with foul trouble; Russell Westbrook turning from sloppy to sensational as the game went along. So whats next? s a long series. After Game 1 there was the hyperbole of, The Heat have no idea what to do with the speed of OKC.I have no idea what the story lines will be after Game 2, Miami forward Shane Battier said. We know every game is its own beast. You just have to play disciplined and tough to wina single game in the finals. Durant expects to score no matter who his guarding him. The problem, he said, is the Thunder arent paying enough attention to the other end of the floor. Ive got to make shots for my team. But I think on the defensive end, we all have to be better, and we cant really worry about the offensive end, he said. We missed s hots, but we cant let it dictate our defense. But Ive got to stay positive, keep working, and were looking forward to a Game 3. The Heats last finals game on their home floor ended with Dallas celebrating a c hampionship after Game 6 last year. They can be the ones partying this time if they take care of all three in Miami. For now, the Heat are only worried about the first one. eve got to figure out a way at home to protect home floor, especially in Game 3, and win it, Wade said. If you go up there and lose Game 3, youve given them, in a sense, home court right back. w ww.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012Page 5D SEBRING PAIN MANAGMENT; 3.639"; 4"; Black; 6/3,17; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 2 2 8 8 9 9 SFCC; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black; PO#P0090089 6/10,17; 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 4 4 8 8 2 2 Were going to need it. Were going to need it. The series is going to be so tight that were going to need guys tos tep up, and Shane has been there in the first two games. The series is knotted at a game apiece, with Game 3 in M iami on Sunday night. Battier signed a $9 million, three-year contract with the Heat before the season began, announcing his decision on Twitter and by quoting singer Jimmy Buffett. (The two met in Miami at a concert about a month into this season.) B attier had other offers, but decided all that mattered was being in the best position to chase that still-elusive first championship. The role player tag doest bother him. H e knows his worth to the Heat the teams CEO, Nick Arison, was Dukes student manager when Battier played there, and the Arison family had wanted to see Battier in Miami colors fory ears. Hey, every player in this l eague is a role player Battier said earlier in this playoff run. Thats a secret. Its just some have the role to score, to be a 30 or 40-points corer. Were all role players. Its just doing your job. Everyone has a job to do. Every job is vital if you want to win. So thats the approach that the solid role players take. DURANTS NEW CHALLENGE Kevin Durant simply does not find himself in foul trouble often. Thats one of many reasons why Game 2 of the NBA Finals was so perplexing to the leagues scoring champio n. Durant has fouled out only twice in his five pro seasons,a span of 380 regular-season games and 40 more playoff contests. The Oklahoma City star was charged with his fifth foul with 10:31 left to play in Game 2 on Thursday night, but never picked up his sixth and managed to play the game as he normally would. He did not come out of the game after getting foul No. 5. He played all 12 minutes in the final quarter, scoring 16 points even with the five fouls and almost willing the Thunder back from a doubledigit deficit before Miami held on for a 100-96 victory. s tough to play with five, play with four in the third, Durant said. Itst ough, but Ive got to stay aggressive. I tried to stay aggressive. I tried to keep my team in it. They believed in me, and we had a chance. For comparisons sake, Dwight Howard and Paul Millsap have both fouled out 24 times over the past five seasons (including playoffs) for the NBAlead. And only one player has started more games than Durant in the last five years and fouled out less than twice Bostons Rajon Rondo has picked up six fouls only once in the 451 games hes started o ver that span. But even Durant isnt on pace to catch the gentlemanly standards of Steve Nash, who fouled out five times in his first four seasons and then again just once in 1,025 games over his past 12 years in the league. NOTES: This is the third straight year that the NBA Finals are knotted at a game apiece going into Game 3, and the 13th time thats happened since the title series went to the 2-3-2 format in 1985. ... The Thunder have 37 first-quarter points total in the two games. Thats not a new problem for the Western Conference champs, either: Oklahoma City has led after the first quarter in just two of its last 12 games overall. ... Miami never trailed in Game 2,b ecoming the first team to win a finals game wire-towire since San Antonio beat Detroit in Game 2 in 2005. ... Thunder C Serge Ibaka leads the finals with five blocked shots so far, even after noth aving any in Game 1. ... The Heat hosted a fan viewing party at their arena in Miami for Game 2, and measured the crowd noise at the end of the game at 113 decibels. To put that in perspective, rockc oncerts are often measured at around 115 decibels. Follow Tim Reynolds on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/ByTimR eynolds Continued from 1D M CTphoto T he Miami Heats Shane Battier crashes into the Oklahoma City Thunders Nazr Mohammed on a defensive rebound in the first quarter in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Thursday. Heat benefit from Battier contributions A tense, tied NBA Finals moves to Miami for Game 3


C M Y K Page 6DNews-SunSunday, June 17, 2012w ww.newssun.com Wells Motors Used No. 00020649 Color biggest games. Perry was also heavyhanded on the mound in numerous relief appearances, striking out 25 batters in 24 innings and recording a miniscule 1.17 ERA. But it was his heavy hitting that really turned heads this year with his eye-popping numbers. A.523 batting average, with 10 doubles, five home runs, 28 RBI and 29 runs scored. A nd that was with teams n one too eager to pitch to him, as evidenced by the 16 walks he received. He didnt get pitched to a lot, but he made the most of his opportunities, Cornell said. When he is at the plate, good things happen. M oving up to Class 6A, FACAtabbed a couple familiar names in Seth Abeln and Aaron Hart, who recently took part in the FACA Baseball All-Star Classic. Strong and versatile in the field, Abeln was tough out at the plate, posting a .360 average, with 17 RBI and 28 runs scored. H is good eye and plate disc ipline also netted him 19 walks, for a .468 on base percentage, and his savvy base running garnered 10 stolen bases. The southpaw Hart, who more than held his own when pitching to the top talent in the state in the FACAevent, rolled through oppenents all season long. He racked up five wins and o ne save, with a 1.28 ERA a nd hitters batted a miniscule 209 against him this year. We put their names in for consideration, and they made it, Blue Streak head coach Buck Rapp said. I couldnt be more proud of them and what they were all able toa ccomplish this year Back down to Class 4A, a mere six players from throughout the state were named to the All-Academic team, with Lake Placids Nevada Weaver being one of them. Along with his wide range in the outfield, Weaver batted .324 and put his speed to use on the basepaths, swiping 2 1 b ases. But it was his work in the classroom that put him over the top to make this team, with perhaps the best stat of all, a 4.73 GPA. Continued from 1D FACA tabs five from Highlands County News-Sun file photo by DAN HOEHNE Seth Abelns sharp eye netted him 19 walks this season, helping him to a .468 on base percentage. News-Sun file photo by DAN HOEHNE Aside from his strong numbers at the plate and on the mound, Lane Crosson made big play after big play according to his coach. News-Sun file photo by DAN HOEHNE Nevada Weaver had a fine season on the field, but an even better one in the classroom. By MIKE FITZPATRICK Associated PressN EWYORK Nice try, Mets. Its not a no-hitter. Major League Baseball has denied the teams appeal of an official scoring d ecision during R.A. Dickeys one-hitter at Tampa Bay. T he knuckleballer allowed only an i nfield single Wednesday night, and New York asked the commissioners office to review the play and consider whether third baseman David Wright should have been charged with an error on B.J. Uptons hit. T he Mets said Friday the appeal was turned down, just as they expected. The speedy Upton hit a high bouncer in the first inning that Wright was u nable to field with his bare hand. The play was ruled a hit, and after t he game manager Terry Collins said t he Mets would take a shot at an appeal. Dickey did not ask the Mets to appeal, but said he appreciated the gesture. Im fairly relieved that it ended up the way it did, said Dickey, explaining that there would have been an asterisk by it bigger than the no-hitter itself. M LB can overturn official scoring decisions if it believes a mistake was made. Johan Santana held St. Louis hitless on June 1, the first no-hitter in the franchises 51-year history MLB denies Mets appeal for Dickey no-hitter The news is just a click away!www.newssun.com NEWS-SUN