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N EWS -S UNHighlands Countys Hometown Newspaper Since 1927 Sunday, September 1, 2013 Volume 94/Number 105 | 75 cents www.newssun .com Phone ... 385-6155 Fax ... 385-2453 O nline: 099099401007 HEARTLAND NATIONAL BANK***; 11.25"; 1.5"; Black plus three; process, front strip; 0 0 0 3 1 9 9 8 Katara Simmons/News-Sun Highlands County Sheriffs Office Communications Director Heather Carr talks about the departments newly upgraded radio system Thursday morning at the main station in Sebring. Calling all cars ... By BARRYFOSTER News-Sun correspondentSEBRING At 6:30 a.m. on W ednesday, those with police scanners no l onger will be able to hear radio traffic f rom Highlands Countys safety services. O nly authorized personnel will be able to p ick up the chatter from area police, fire a nd ambulances. Its all part of a $7.2 million project t hat has been years in the making and b rings Highlands County into the 21st c entury of radio communication. The r adios will switch from the previous anal og system onto the new P-25 Digital 800 m egahertz band. Now we will have a very robust selection of channels that will allow us to communicate with the counties that surround us, said apt. J.P. Fane of the Highlands County Sheriffs Office, who has been overseeing the project at the communications center. All first responders in the county will be switching on Wednesday morning. The Federal Communications Commission has reserved the frequencies for public safety services in an effort to ensure secure and uninterrupted communications. The project has been in the making for better than a year and involves radios in patrol cars, ambulances and fire vehicles throughout the county. It began with a radio failure incident and after officials looked in to what it would take to fix the problem, they decided it would be less expensive and more efficient in the long run to go ahead and move forward into a completely new communications system. They decided they had been putting band-aids on it long enough, Fane said. Additionally, all law enforcement channels will be encrypted for added security. Fane explained that even with identical equipment, the new smart system will New digital public safety radio system goes online Wednesday Business B5 Classifieds A9 Crossword PuzzleB11 Dear AbbyB11 Editorial & OpinionA3 HoroscopeB11 Obituaries A5 Places to WorshipB8 Sudoku PuzzleB11 Index Spotty T-storms High 93 Low 73Details, A12 By SAMANTHAGHOLAR sgholar@newssun.comSEBRING Sun N lake Elementary School is one of the small group of elementary schools in the district that have jumped on board with the Team Teaching Model for the new school year. Though SNLE is only in its second week of its first year of the model, teachers Tracy Schuknecht and Tari Hornick have teamed up to create their version of the model known as Superville. The superheroes (students) in Superville had plenty to say Thursday morning in their classroom. Fifth graders Maci Leaphart and Tanesha Morris were busy Team teaching excites Sun N Lakes Superville classroom Katara Simmons/News-Sun Sun N Lake Elementary School fifth grade teachers Tracy Schuknecht (left) and Tari Hornick (right) teach in tandem Thursday morning at the school in Sebring. Money mattersHow to survive in college without going broke LIVING, B12 Sebring . . .27 LHP . . . . .7 Lake Placid . .28 Celebration . .14 Frostproof . .48 Avon Park . .12 Fridays scores See RADIO, A8 By ROD LEWIS News-Sun correspondentLAKE PLACID Americas mo st interesting town just got a little mor e interesting. On Friday, Lake Placid will have the inaugural First Friday Tour. The tour will start at 4 p.m. and conclude at 8 p.m. The inspiration for the First Friday Tour came from Sebrings Destination Downtown, Lee Ann Hinskey, vice president of advertisin g for the Lake Placid Caladium Arts and Crafts Cooperative said. Each month the tour will have a different theme and it will be a time for the community to gather downtown, stroll the streets and participate in th e LPs First Friday Tour set for debut See TEAM, A7 See FIRST, A8 SPORTS, B1 By SAMANTHAGHOLAR samantha.gholar@newssun.comVERO BEACH Former Highlands County commissioner Jeff Carlson was acquitted Frida y of felony charges in the death of his wife, Julie, in a July 2010 boating accident. He was convic ted of two misdemeanor charges of boating und er the influence and navigation violations. The six female jurors were sent into delibera tions just before 4:30 p.m. and returned with a verdict shortly after 8 p.m. He will be sentenced Oct. 21 and faces a maximum of eight months in jail. Earlier on Friday, a tearful Carlson, 43, testified about the day of the accident. The state said Carlson, a county commissioner at the time, was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the crash. Carlson fac ed two felony charges: BUI manslaughter and vessel homicide, both of which carry 15-year sentences. The accident happened while the couple vacationed with in-laws, Sebring City Administrator Scott Noethlich and his wife, Annie. Carlson was operating the couples boat when the vessel struck a piling in a water channel just after leaving the dock of a local restaurant. Jul ie Carlson not guilty of felony charges Convicted of lesser charges in 2010 boat crash that killed wife Carlson See CARLSON, A4


B y CHRISTOPHER TUFFLEY christopher.tuffley@newssun.comAVON PARK A ccording to email messages f rom city manager Julian D eleon, the city council is g oing ahead with a special j oint meeting with the police p ension board at 6 p.m. W ednesday. The meeting w as set at the last minute d uring the councils regular m eeting Monday. Deleon made this decision d espite a communication f rom the boards attorney, S cott Christiansen, Friday i nforming him several key b oard individuals are not a vailable that evening. Of five trustees contacted, C hristiansen said, three r equested the meeting, but t wo did so only if C hristiansen could attend. The lawyer told Deleon, I h ave a long scheduled quart erly pension meeting with a nother client that night. I w ill not attend on 9/4. He added that Carol K napp the plans administrat or, also had a timing conf lict and that Greg Warner, t he board chairman, did not c all the meeting. Christiansen told Deleon, Should the city council still m eet 9/4 and two or more trustees attend the meeting, those trustees attending would have no authority to take any action as the Board of Trustees ... I would recommend that if two or more trustees do attend that they not participate in the discussion or make any statements about the issues. Christiansen went on to recommend setting another meeting date for a time when all appropriate parties could be present. Deleon responded saying, the city will move forward with a special joint meetingas advertised by the city clerk ... Whether you show up or not, the issues will be discussed by the city council. Special to the News-SunAVON PARK Students at S outh Florida State College w ill benefit from nearly $ 15,500 in scholarships t hanks to the Florida College S ystem Foundation. The f oundation recruits gifts and d onations from national and s tatewide groups and disburse s them among the 28 Florida c ommunity and state coll eges. South Florida State C olleges (SFSC) allocation f rom the foundation was $ 8,278 from Florida Blue for n ursing and allied health s cholarships, $2,840 from H elios Education Foundation f or first-generation scholars hips, and $4,159 from Bank o f America for first-generat ion students. The Florida College S ystem Foundation has been c ontributing scholarship doll ars to our college since 1 999, said Don Appelquist, e xecutive director, SFSC F oundation, Inc. We've been a ble to match many of these g ifts with local contributions, a nd hundreds of needy and d eserving students have bene fited. Scholarships for students i n nursing and allied health f ields have been provided by e ndowed funds from Florida B lue since 2006. These prog rams are among the most e xpensive degrees for stud ents to pursue given the c osts of laboratory courses, b ooks, national board exam f ees, uniform fees, and equipm ent. Scholarships will prov ide the community with m ore nurses and allied health p rofessionals meeting critical w orkforce needs. We are so blessed to have a community that loves S FSC, said Wendall W illiams, former SFSC t rustee and founding member o f the Florida College S ystem Foundation. The p eople in our community r eally deserve credit. What a d ifference the college has m ade in the life of these stud ents. SFSC has been one of t he best things to ever happen t o this district. Funds for first-generation student scholarships were provided by endowments from Bank of America and the Helios Education Foundation. First-generation students often face unique challenges, including less academic preparation, limited access to information about the college experience, and lack of support. Scholarships can help alleviate financial struggles for many of these students. SFSC has received scholarship funds from Helios Education Foundation since 2007 and from Bank of America since 2001. The Florida College System Foundations endowed scholarships help make a difference in the lives of thousands of students across the state, said Dr. Thomas E. Furlong Jr., chairman of the foundations board of directors. We are proud to support first-generation college students as well as students in the nursing and allied-health fields. The Bank of America Dream Makers Scholarship and the Helios Education Foundation First Generation Scholars Program scholarship are awarded to students who meet the eligibility requirements as a first generation in college student. Students must also be in good standing with the college and must submit a copy of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application along with the scholarship application. Students can apply to these scholarships through an online application. Call 784-7254 for more information. The aim is for every student to go to college, said Violeta Salud, member of the board of directors for the Florida College System Foundation. Few people know what goes into the process of raising funds. Im extremely impressed with the Florida College System, and it's a pleasure to give these checks to SFSC. The Helios Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that focuses on improving student success and creating postsecondary educational opportunities for individuals in Arizona and Florida. The SFSC Foundation, Inc. manages more than 100 endowed scholarships, raises funds to support academic programs at SFSCs four campuses, and organizes community-focused events that highlight the Heartlands sole public college. The SFSC Foundation Inc. accepts contributions in the form of cash donations, check, or credit card. Donorstax-deductible contributions directly support students and educators, while helping the continued growth of the college. To learn more about monetary gifts to SFSC, contact Appelquist at 784-7181 or visit Page A2 News-SunSunday, September 1, 2013 pub block; 5.542"; 4.5"; Black; publishers block; 0 0 0 2 6 4 0 3 KAYLOR & KAYLOR; 5.542"; 1.5"; Black; nursing below lottery; 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 4 KAYLOR & KAYLOR; 5.542"; 1.5"; Black; social security above lottery; 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 5 Scholarships to benefit South Florida State College students Courtesy photo Wendell Williams (middle, white shirt), emeritus board member for the Florida College System Foundation (FCSF), presented a $15,277 check to Dr. Thomas C. Leitzel, SFSC president, on behalf of the Florida College System Foundation for endowed scholarships from Florida Blue, Helios Education Foundation and Bank of America. Looking on are Don Appelquist, executive director, SFSC Foundation Inc., and Violeta Salud, board member, FCSF. Aug. 30 619244344MB: 33x2Next jackpot $85 millionAug. 27 47303638MB: 38x4 Aug. 23 19172053MB: 14x4 Aug. 28 3911212449x:3Next jackpot $3 millionAug. 24 112436454647x:4 Aug. 21 3636464852x:4 Aug. 30 513193135 Aug. 29 347926 Aug. 28 118252732 Aug. 27 1012202435 Aug. 30 (n) 5142 Aug. 30 (d) 2623 Aug. 29 (n) 0099 Aug. 29 (d) 0242 Aug. 30 (n) 847 Aug. 30 (d) 169 Aug. 29 (n) 543 Aug. 29 (d) 657 Aug. 30 717414217 Aug. 27 915353810 Aug. 23 1735373919 Aug. 20 1825314316 Aug. 28 6791932 PB: 13Next jackpot $142 millionAug. 24 1217254559 PB: 19 Aug. 21 3040424648 PB: 23 Lottery Center This weeks question: Do you think Florida residents have become complacent about the dangers of a possible hurricane strike? Yes 73.7% No 26.3% Total votes: 148 Online Community Briefs www.newssun .comPoll open through Friday. Make your voice heard at Next question: Should state officials take action to remove Illinois pondweed from Lake June? Travailing Women and Mens Conference setAVON PARK Harvest Times eighth annual Travailing Women and Mens Conference is set for Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13-14 at Avon Park Holiness Camp, 1001 W. Lake Isis Ave. The theme this year is ASeason of Power & Prosperity, featuring host pastor, Travailer Barbara J. Robinson and Evangelist Rosa Neal. Evangelist Ann Rogers of Blacksburg, S.C., and Evangelists Anthony and Cassietta Sanders of Fort Pierce will also share the stage. The two-night conference revival begins at 7 p.m. nightly. Registration is free although limited seating is available. Call 386-4620 to register.Traffic pattern changes on Sun N Lake BoulevardSEBRING The traffic pattern at both roundabouts on Sun N Lake Boulevard in Sebring have now changed, according to the Highlands County Engineering Department. As of Friday, vehicles approaching the circular intersection at both roundabouts from Sun N Lake Boulevard or any other side streets must wait for a gap in the circulating flow, and yield, before entering the roundabouts. For further information contact Keith Baker, E.I., project manager, at 4026877 or by email at Ministries will benefit from LPHSparadeLAKE PLACID Thanks to the Lake Placid High School Student Government Association, Manna Ministries will come out a winner after this years LPHS Homecoming Parade. The parade will start at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 27 at the school, and will go around the circle and up Interlake Boulevard. SGAwill have a float i n honor of Manna Ministries and will be accepting food donations along the parade route.City closing roads for beer festivalSEBRING The Childrens Museum of Highland County will host the First Round of Beer in Downtown Sebring on Saturday, Sept. 7. The event has been scheduled from 6-9 p.m. and will necessitate the closure of some area roadways. At 4 p.m. Saturday: North Ridgewood Drive will be closed from North Mango Street to Circle Park Drive. Continued on A5 AP going ahead with meeting, although key individuals unavailable Pension board attorney, leaders cant make meeting


TODAYSEDITORIALTODAYSLETTERS SCOTT DRESSELEditor editor@newssun.comDAN HOEHNESports Editor BUSINESS OFFICEJANET NEWSROOMROMONA WASHINGTONPublisher/Executive Editor VICKIE WATSONvickie.jones@newssun.comMITCH ADVERTISING Editorial & Opinion www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, September 1, 2013 Page A3 As I type up this column, it is the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Juniors I Have a Dream speech. There are a lot of things going on to commemorate the event, including speeches by former presidents Clinton and Carter and current president Obama. I have only heard recordings of the speech, since I was only 5 years old when it was given. But it has a lot of power. And if you have any inkling of what things were like in 1963, it was a bold speech, calling for equality and fairness. One line of the speech has always struck me. It goes, I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. This is something worthy to aspire to. Atruly colorblind society. Where skin color is no more or less important than hair or eye color. Where people are judged by who they are, not by how they look. How are we doing with that? I could point to progress that has been made in the last 50 years. The fact that we no longer have Whites Only water fountains or entrances in any of our 50 states. The fact that there are blacks in professions across the board in this country. The fact that our president is half-black, something that couldnt even be dreamed of in 1963. But we are not there yet. We are not yet colorblind. There are several reasons for this. One is there still exists a group of people to whom race matters. They think they are superior because they happened to be born with a white skin. They ignore the teachings of the Bible, which states in Galatians 3:28 that There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus (KJV), signifying that race doesnt matter. These people are difficult to reason with and filled with hate. If it werent for the harm that they do I would feel sorry for them. To them, everything is about race and how bad the ones they choose to hate are. But there is another group that fights the goal of colorblindness. I hate to say it, but there are those in the civil rights movement to whom race still matters and must be paid attention to. For these people everything is about race as well. They are allowed to be bigots when it comes to whites, but woe to the person who criticizes a person of color for any reason they are automatically labeled as racists. To these people race must be considered in every facet of life, and preference must be given to those they represent. If we refuse to do so if indeed, we call for a society where race isnt a facto r to anything we are automatically against them. T o them, it doesnt matter ho w much progress weve made over the years in race rela tions its still an issue, and race will always matt er to them as much as it matters to the Klan member, albeit for different reason s. I side with Dr. King. Th e goal must be for us to achieve true equality a way to treat people that h as nothing to do with what they look like and everything to do with who they are. Thats how I persona lly try to treat people. My dream, if you will, is that we get to the point that its how everyone treats each other. Is that so terrible a thing to want? Laura Ware is a Sebring resident. She can be contacted by e-mail at bookwormlady@ Visit her website at Guest columns are the opinion of the writer, not necessarily those of the staff of the NewsSun. He had a dream Lauras Look Laura Ware EDITORIALPAGEPOLICYMake sure to sign your letter and include you r address and phone number. Anonymous letters will b e automatically rejected. Please keep your letters to a maximum of 400 words. Send your letter to 2227 U.S. 27 South, Sebring, F L 33870; drop it off at the same address; fax 385-1954 ; or e-mail To make sure the editorial pages arent dominate d by the same writers, letters are limited to two pe r month and a guest column can be submitted once every three months. Commonsense solution needed for renewable fuel standard E ditor: As the owner of Palmetto C reek Farms, I am extremely c oncerned about the impact o f this countrys Renewable F uel Standard (RFS) on my b usiness. Over the past three y ears, my farm has faced h ardship and struggled to b reak even in the wake of r ising grain and fuel prices. There are several aspects o f the RFS mandate that put m y business at risk. The c orn I use to feed my lives tock each day is becoming i ncreasingly expensive as m ore than 40 percent of U.S. c orn is now being used to p roduce ethanol. Farmers a nd refiners are now competi ng for this resource and my s mall farm can scarcely a fford to pay the high prices c aused by decreased supply a nd increased demand. The rising cost of corn is m aking gasoline more e xpensive, as well. The fuelo perated equipment and v ehicles required for heavy f arm work make it more e xpensive to run daily operat ions. To make a bad situat ion worse, this biofuel is l ess fuel efficient and e thanol content beyond 10 p ercent (E10) could damage t he fuel pumps and engines i n my costly equipment. The RFS poses a great t hreat to Palmetto Creek F arms. If Congress does not find a way fix this policy, it will continue to hurt small farms like mine and our ability to support our families. We need a commonsense solution that will reform Americas renewable energy policy. Jim Wood Avon ParkMarch on Washingtons 50th anniversaryEditor: Aug. 28, 2013, marked the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s 1963 March on Washington. This momentous event in the Civil Rights Movement, led to the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, the 1965 Voting Rights Act and 1968 Fair Housing Act. It served as the proverbial foot in the door that strengthened, solidified and forwarded the freedom movement. Reflecting upon that day, and countless moments since, I find myself assessing how far have we come since Dr. King proclaimed, I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal." Today, the first AfricanAmerican president and the U.S. attorney general preside over the highest seats of government. In entertainment, Oprah Winfrey and Magic Johnson lead multibillion dollar media empires. African-Americans sit atop large corporations, like Merrill Lynchs president Stanley O'Neal, and head major educational institutions of higher learning, like Ruth Simmons who became the first African-American president of an Ivy League university. I, myself, earned a masters and doctorate from New York University and have had many opportunities to success as I serve as an associate director for Program Development and External Affairs at the University of South Florida. Would I have had the incredible opportunities to reach this level had those brave individuals not marched on Americas capital city, shouting, We shall overcome on that day 50 years ago? Perhaps. Or maybe, perhaps not. The 1963 March on Washington for jobs and freedom remains a pinnacle event in the Civil Rights Movement and the very history of our great nation. Although the speeches may wane and the posters may fade, the movement must live on. Commissioner Dr. Donna Elam Florida Commission on Not funding IDA/EDC a good call ... for right now While politicians and administrators h ave usually tried to balance needs and c osts, too often tax payers have been t reated like the golden goose a ready s ource of easy cash while politicians m ade short-sighted choices that were s elf-indulgent and inefficient. T houghtless spending gave government a bad name. Unfortunately, many Americans have b ecome just as cynical, selfish and s hort-sighted, focusing on lowering t heir tax bill, not on solving problems. T oo often the prevailing mood is, Whats in it for me? and Its your o wn fault. Given the general refusal to raise t axes, tensions continue to grow especially as tax revenues continue to fall. Where once there was extra money to spend, now there isnt enough to go around. Public safety, clean water, working utilities, trash collection and road surface maintenance are essential, but expensive. The county has had to cut back or cut out support to many important programs like the Boys & Girls Club shifting fund raising to the private sector. Which brings us to the county commissions decision to not fund the Industrial Development Authority/Economic Development Commission in 2013-2014. All things being equal, investing in an IDA/EDC makes a great deal of sense. Thanks to technology, companies around the world now look far afield when preparing to expand or relocate operations. Aprimary IDA/EDC function is to look for those growing companies that are a good fit with county resources and facilitate their movement here. While important to the future, in terms of priorities during hard economic times, recruiting new businesses doesnt rank as high as a new ambulance or keeping a full compliment of deputy sheriffs on the road. While we regret the need for the decision, we understand the commissions do-the-least-harm choice. It is in everyones best interest to keep at least some form of IDA/EDC active and involved. There are some funds put aside, and the local business community can do more to raise money and provide volunteers. Even so, we believe public support for thoughtful development sends the most powerful message. We hope the county can find more funding next year. In the meantime, official fiscal policy for many groups seems to be reach out to private individuals. That may have do in do in this emergency, but remember: While it may seem cheaper in the short run, relying on the kindness of strangers is always expensive often more expensive than paying a tax. T axes are always a difficult topic. Nobody likes to h and over hard-earned m oney. On the other hand, e veryone expects quality p ublic services.


Circle Park Drive (State R oad 17) will be closed. East Center Avenue will b e closed from Wall Street to C ircle Park Drive. North Commerce Avenue w ill be closed from Wall S treet to Circle Park Drive. West Center Avenue will b e closed from Wall Street to C ircle Park Drive. South Ridgewood Drive w ill be closed from M agnolia Street to Circle P ark Drive. All above referenced clos ures will be reopened by 11 p .m. All questions relating to t his road closure may be d irected to Karl Hoglund of t he Sebring Police D epartment by email at karlh or b y telephone at 471-5108. Event-related questions m ay be directed to Linda C rowder at 385-5437. SFSC offers Child Development Class LAKE PLACID South F lorida State Colleges C orporate and Community E ducation Department is o ffering the Florida Child C are Professional Credential I I (FCCPCII) course in E nglish in September at the L ake Placid Center. C ompletion of both the F CCPC I and II courses are k ey elements to earning a F lorida Child Care P rofessional Credential ( FCCPC). The FCCPC II c ourse addresses eight core a reas of knowledge and skill. The class meets from 6-10 p .m. Mondays, Sept. 9 to D ec. 16 at the SFSC Lake P lacid Center, 500 E. I nterlake Blvd. The cost is $ 300 and the course number ( CRN) is 11139. Preregistration is required f or all classes. Register for c lasses in Building B on the H ighlands Campus or and S FSC campus or center. For more information, e mail Debbie Gutierrez, prog ram specialist, early childh ood education at gutierr or call 7 84-7032. Events planned at lodges, posts LAKE PLACID American Legion Post 25 w ill have its picnic today w ith a half chicken dinner f rom 5-7 p.m. Steve and P eggy will perform from 5-8 p .m. Legion Riders meet at 5 :30 p.m. Monday, followed b y Sons meeting at 6:30 p .m. Clayton will entertain f rom 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. F ish/shrimp dinner will be s erved at 5 p.m. Friday. S teve Baker will entertain f rom 6-9 p.m. Call 4650 975. VFWPost 3880 Mens A uxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. T hursday. Seafood Boil at 5 :30 p.m. Friday is $10. Music by Bud Followell. Call 699-5444. Elks Lodge 2661 Ladies General meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Seafood dinner will be served from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday. SEBRING The Moose Riders of Moose Lodge #2259 on U.S. 98 in Sebring will be hosting a Fish Fry twice monthly. The first and third Thursday night of each month. JTand his crew will be frying it up and serving the baskets from 5 to 7 pm.Karaoke will be done by Jewells from 6 to 8. Sebring Elks 1529 will be closed today. Monthly golf at Golf Hammock at 8 a.m. Monday. Summer darts time ends on Tuesdays. Darts returned to regular time of 6:30 p.m. Activity Committee meets at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in DR. Wacky Wednesday includes reubens from 5-6 p.m. for $6.50; dance only for $3. Music by Allen from 4:307:30 p.m. Lodge meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday. End of summer buffet. Special regular menu returns at $12. Friday buffet served from 56:30 p.m. for $12. Italian night with chicken enchiladas, stuffed peppers, Spanish rice, etc.; dance only for $3 to DoinIt Right from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Call 471-3557. Moose Lodge 2259 will recognize Labor Day Eve Celebration and Membership Recognition Day with Frank E and Friends playing from 5-8 p.m. today. Mingo Bingo will be played at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Grilled chicken breast basket served from 58 p.m. Wednesday. Music by Frank E from 6-9 p.m. Moose RidersFish Fry from 5-7 p.m. Thursday. Karaoke with Jewells from 6-8 p.m. NFLkickoff at 8:30 p.m. NY strip steak served at 5:30 p.m. Friday. Music by Nikki and Johnny 5 from 7-10 p.m. Music by Frank E from 7-10 p.m. Saturday. Call 6553920. AMVETS Post 21 will have karaoke with Mega Soundz from 6-9 p.m. Saturday. Pizza will be available. VFWPost 4300 will have karaoke by Mega Soundz from 5-8 p.m. today. VJ Day flag raising is at 11 a.m. Monday; Honor Guard meets at 1 p.m. House Committee meets at 12 p.m. Tuesday. Music by Todd Allen from 69 p.m. Friday. Bobs Blue Ribbon meatloaf dinner will be served from 5-7 p.m. Saturday. Music by Jim Duke from 6-9 p.m. Call 385-8902.Scribblers and Scribes meet WednesdaySEBRING The Florida Writer's Association writers group, Sebring Scribblers and Scribes, will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Beef O Bradys in Sebring. The meeting is open to the public where writing and publishing will be discussed. Membership in FWAor in Scribblers is not required although applications are available. Call Barbara Beswick at 402-9181.Peace River sponsors Domestic Violence walkSEBRING Peace River Center Victim Services is inviting Highlands County residents to take steps to end domestic violence in the Highlands Walk-A-Thon set for 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. The walk will take place at Highlands Hammock State Park. Cost will be $20. Call 386-1168. Page A4 News-SunSunday, September 1, 2013 princesses and heroes; 5.542"; 10"; Black; princesses & heroes; 0 0 0 3 1 8 5 9 RIDGE INSURANCE AGENCY; 5.542"; 3"; Black; main A; 0 0 0 3 1 9 9 5 DR. PALOSKY, D.D., ERIC; 3.639"; 3"; Black; sept ads; 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 6 City of Sebring 3x5 00032132 Continued from A2 Courtesy pho to Lt. Col. Gary R. Gossett Jr., 48, of Sebring, recently returned from a 17-month tour of active duty with the U.S. Army overseas. Gossett served as an Air and Missile Defense Operations and Plans Officer with the Directorate of Operations at the U.S. European Command in Stuttgart, Germany. While assigned in Germany, Gossett worked on U.S. and NATO missile defense plans and missions. These included the President's European Phased Adaptive Approach missile defense strategy in Europe, Patriot Missile Defense System deployment to Turkey and the Missile Defense of Israel. Gossett has over 29 years of military service with the Florida Army National Guard. He served as a Battle Captain with Joint Tasks Force Cobra in Israel during the initial Operation Iraqi Freedom invasion o f Iraq. Further, he has served in every major Florida disaster relief mission since 1984. Gossett works as an attorney in Sebring and formerly served as a Supervisor of the Highlands Soil and Water Conservation District. He plans to retire from the Army National Guard this December. Community Briefs Gossett returns home Courtesy photo The Avon Park Community Center hosted the Historical Society of Avon Parks seventh annual Pioneers of Year picnic and reunion on Aug. 24. Local Troop 156 of the Boy Scouts of America, under the direction of Scout Master Billy Barben, assisted with the event and presented the colors. Norma Jean Jordan, vice president of the HSAP and coordinator of the event, presented the 2013 Pioneers of Year award to Larry Albritton and Betty Sue Mills Albritton. Larry and Betty Sue each spoke about their long-time connections with the Avon Park Community. Larry has been barbering in Avon Park for over 50 years and Betty Sue was a homemaker and involved for a number of years in the activities of the First Baptist Church. Albrittons named Avon Park Pioneers of Year for 2013


w as pronounced dead at S ebastian Regional Medical C enter due to severe head t rauma. The week-long trial began T uesday and concluded by 4 p .m. Friday. The 19th C ircuit States Attorney O ffice was represented by D avid Dodd and Chris T aylor. Avery emotional Carlson r ecalled the details of what w ent on the weekend of his w ifes death. Wed always try to find w eekends we were all availa ble Julie and I owned t he boat. We took it out seve ral times a week. It was just a general weekend at the b each, just a vacation. We g ot there Thursday night a round 10 or 11 (p.m.). We d idnt do any fishing that n ight, we went to sleep. F riday morning, Scott ( Noethlich) and I got up e arly before daylight and w ent fishing without the g irls because they liked to s leep in, Carlson said. According to Carlsons t estimony, he and Noethlich s pent the day fishing in the f amiliar waters around North H utchinson Island near their F ort Pierce campground. C arlson and Noethlich r eturned to their wives a round lunch time. The coup les enjoyed dinner and a m ovie Friday evening. Carlson recalled the e vents of the Saturday night t he accident occurred. Did you drink that day? d efense attorney Michael S nure asked Carlson. We probably had a coup le of beers around 10 a.m. b oth days, yes, Carlson r eplied. Snure questioned Carlson r egarding his meals, mood a nd the condition of the b oat. After several minutes of r ecounting his grouper and s oup at a local restaurant, C arlson described the g roups activities just before s unset on that day. We left Waterside Grill a nd I went to check boat to m ake sure it would start a round 12:30. The batteries w ere dead, so I went to try t o find one. It was low tide, s o while we were waiting, w e fished. When the boat w as charged, we headed b ack to campground. We had d ogs with us so we let the d ogs out, I sat in hammock, c harged the boat again. At l east another hour passed b y, Carlson said. We left c amp again and headed north a round 2:30. Snures next questions s parked emotions in Carlson. What were you headed n orth for? Was there any p articular destination you w ere headed to? Snure a sked. No, we were just heading n orth. The girls liked to look a t the houses around the i nlet especially around Vero. T here is some beautiful p roperty around there, C arlson said. So just sight-seeing and f ishing, Snure asked. Yes, sir, said Carlson. Carlson was then asked if h e recalled having any alcoh ol around that time. Carlson s tated that he probably had a c ouple of beers while they w ere around the inlet. There was a pretty sunset t hat day, Carlson said, f ighting tears. We stopped a nd took pictures. We saw s ome dolphins then we heade d to Captain Hirams for d inner. When you arrived did y ou feel under the influence at all? Snure asked. No, sir, said Carlson. Carlson recalled having two rum and Cokes at dinner, one while eating appetizers and one approximately 30 minutes later when his main entre arrived. Carlson also recalled having at least one glass of water with dinner. I left table around 9 p.m. I paid, signed credit card receipt, went to dance floor. We danced for about 45 minutes. The set ended and the band took a break around 10 p.m. so we left the restaurant and walked to the dock and prepared the boat to leave, Carlson said. Noethlich initially moved the boat away from the dock as he stated in his testimony earlier this week, Carlson confirmed. The boats spotlight was not working so Carlson and Noethlich switch positions and Carlson took over. It was a full moon that night; it was pretty bright out. You could see reflective material in the distance could even see some of the bigger signs. Went out towards what I thought was the channel, Carlson said. Julie, Scott and Annie were situated at the front of the boat keeping watch. Just before the collision, Carlson stated he recalled hearing Scott and Annie yell something along the lines of look out. I turned the boat to the right slightly because I thought that was the best thing to do. Just before we hit the piling my wife stood up and starting walking toward me, Carlson said. Carlson stated again that he was not drunk when the group left the restaurant. Dodd cross examined Carlson briefly, asking why he would navigate waters he was not fully familiar with without a spotlight at night. You are aware that you cant stop immediately. Youre an experienced boater. You know there are no brakes on a boat. You couldve, if you wanted to, idled out like you did when you came in, correct? Dodd asked Carlson. I couldve done a lot of things, Carlson said. But you made the decision to throttle it out. Your 200-horsepower boat, you put it on a plane going what experts say and have calculated approximately 28 miles an hour. You went in at 10 miles an hour in the day time but came out going almost three times that at night, after drinking all day, Dodd said. Snure offered Carlson two more simple questions following the states cross examination. Jeff when you made the decision did you think it was safe? asked Snure. Yes. Jeff did you try to kill your wife? No, Carlson said in tears. Earlier Friday, Dodd lead the testimonies and cross examining questioning of the defenses witnesses Friday, asking a slew of questions to certified auditor Janine Arvizu. Arvizu testified that blood alcohol level results could easily be contaminated. The witness spoke of her concerns about fermentation of blood as result of lab work. If you have the right conditions, fermentation can happen, left at room temperature, said Arvizu. Arvizu stated she had been analyzing gastromatolgoy results for decades. States witness, Ruth Vacha FDLE Crime Lab Analyst, disagreed later during the trial that provisions are made to ensure no errors are made when making a blood analysis. Dodd stated in his closing argument that the defense has tried to create forced doubt amongst the jurors, stating that incidents such as the boats GPS data being missing for nine days following the incident, the fact Carlsons blood sample was destroyed in error and unavailable to the defense for independent testing and the disagreement between Vacha and Arvizu could not hide the fact of the blood alcohol level itself. Carlsons alcohol level following the incident, which was taken three hours after the collision, was around 0.07. According to the states expert witness earlier this week, for a man of Carlsons size the body eliminates approximately .015 percent of alcohol per hour. According to the experts calculations, that would have put Carlsons blood alcohol level at .121 at the time of the accident. (Impaired persons are considered to have blood alcohol levels anywhere between .05 and .08; .08 is legally impaired.) Thats what we are here about today, the actions of this defendant. The death of Julie Carlson is tragic, not a tragic accident. Its that recklessness fueled by alcohol that brought us here today, said Dodd. Im not going to stand up here and tell you Carlson was drunk. Impaired is different than drunk He was going too fast, in the dark, after drinking. Whats changed to make him feel so confident that he could navigate those pilings after dark? Three variables changed: dark instead of light, he has had more to drink and that spotlight didnt come on. That is the evidence. Snure stated that what happened was indeed an accident. Theyve spent the better part of this week trying to prove a crime was committed. They want to taint. They arent interested in the witnesstestimony. All their effort is to say that this was such a bad judgment, but experts said you can navigate the Intercoastal Waterway at night without spotlight. His judgment was not, Can I make it to Fort Pierce? It was, Can I make it to right there? said Snure. Snure continued his closing argument by stating that the state had been careless with evidence, that their expert witnesses were not credible and that the police departments lack of field sobriety test is an indicator that the state has not proved guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Not every accident is a crime. Not every death is a crime. The medical examiner said he was not impaired (and) said it was an accident. (Police) couldn't keep track of the evidence. This whole thing smells. Was it a mistake? Of course it was a mistake. Real people make mistakes. But not every mistake is reckless. Pretty obvious he knows he made a mistake and he wishes he hadnt made that mistake, Snure said. www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, September 1, 2013 Page A5 DR. ROTMAN, DARRIN; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black; sept ads; 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 1 MARTIAL ARTS (pp); 3.639"; 3"; Black; top rt hand pg main A; 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 7 CENTRAL FLORIDA CASKET STORE &; 1.736"; 6"; Black; obit page sept ads; 0 0 0 3 2 0 1 0 Continued from A1 Carlson found guilty of lesser charges in boating accident trial Defense attorney Michael Snure and Jeff CarlsonJeff when you made the decision did you think it was safe? asked Snure. Yes. Jeff did you try to kill your wife? No, Carlson said in tears. JANETTE M. ERNANDEZ Janette Moody Ernandez, 83 of Sebring and formerly of Rock Hill, S.C., passed away Aug. 29, 2013 at Fairway Pines in Sebring. She was born in Rock Hill, S.C., on Aug. 11, 1930 to the late John D. and Cleo (Totherow) Moody. She married her Sailor Man Charlie T. Ernandez, Jr. of Lando, S.C., on June 27, 1947. She is survived by her daughter Terry Williams (Bob) of Avon Park; sonin-law Bill J. Conn of Manning, S.C.; sister Joyce Moody Brakefield (Bob) of Rock Hill, S.C.; sister-inlaw Faye Moody of Rock Hill, S.C.; grandchildren Kathy Raye Williams of Rock Hill, S.C., and Angela Williams Linn (Al) of Knoxville, Tenn.; great grandchildren Abby, Ian, Allison, Audrey and Amy; and great-great grandchildren Chloe and Neila. Mrs. Ernandez was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Charlie T. Ernandez, daughter Vickie Yvonne Conn, brother John D. Moody Jr. and sister Katherine Moody Bowers (Ed). Mrs. Ernandez dearly loved her family and friends. She was a member of Avon Park Lakes Baptist Church and Northside Baptist Church in Rock Hill for over 40 years. Sh e had been a resident of Sebring since 2012 comin g from Rock Hill, S.C. Family will receive friends on Sunday, Sept. 1 2013 from 2-4 p.m. at the Stephenson-Nelson Funer al Home in Avon Park. Amemorial service wil l be held Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Avo n Park Lakes Baptist Churc h with Rev. George Hall off iciating. Memorial contributions in Janettes memory may be made to the Avon Park Lakes Baptist Church Building Fund, 2600 Nort h Highlands Blvd., Avon Park, Fla. 33825 or to Compassionate Care Hospice, 4139 Sun N Lake Blvd., Sebring, Fla. 33872. Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home Avon Park, Fla., 33825 Obituaries rf


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www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, September 1, 2013 Page A7 INFINITY MARKETING, INC.; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; IO031836 process, 8/18; 9/1; 0 0 0 3 1 7 3 9 COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT/CITY H; 11.25"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, main A; 0 0 0 3 1 9 9 3 m easuring away in their s mall work group and were e xcited about the work they w ere doing. We are measuring in i nches and millimeters, said M orris. Team teaching uses both t eachers to help in the classr oom. Through the model, t eachers are better able to a ssess the needs of every i ndividual on any level. Math is one of the harde st subjects, but with these b ig classrooms it makes it f un. I feel like Im learning m ore this year, said Morris. Morrispartner agreed that t he dual classrooms were a n eat idea. I like that this is a super c lassroom. We have more s pace to move around and f or centers and we can split u p into groups and do more t hings, said Leaphart. What makes the teaching m odel unique at SNLE is the n umber of students in the c lassroom itself. Most of the other schools Woodlawn, Cracker Trail they have about 40 to 45 s tudents. We have 53 in o urs, said Schuknecht. Due to the large classroom n umber, administration hired a substitute to help in the c lassroom for the first two w eeks of school. Acertified t eaching assistant (CTA) will b e placed in the classroom o n Monday. This isnt a HARRT c lassroom. Its almost like a r egular fifth grade classroom e xcept we have more kids. W e have a very broad range o f students in here on all diff erent levels and of all diff erent backgrounds and k nowledge, Schuknecht s aid. The diverse classroom is another unique attribute to SNLEs team teaching model. The students have been grouped based on how they did on the baseline assessment given the first week of school. The groups may likely change once the nine weeks progresses and students show changes in their knowledge levels. Right now we have three groups. That group with Mr. (Todd) Coleman is going over homework. Over here we have instruction or reteaching and back here this group is broken up into the centers, said Hornick. Weve seen a lot of models that show that the team teaching is successful. This is just an opportunity for more information and resources to be shared. Supervilles superhero students are well on their way to a year filled with learning and growth. Hornick and Schuknecht have worked on many different ways to teach concepts and curriculum by attending conferences and forums during the summer months. Hornick, who speaks with other team teachers in the district, sees the model as a way to network and share information not only with teachers in one specific school but with others in the district. Hornick explained the model allows each teacher to have personal one-on-one time to help with the needs of the individual while not taking away from a lesson. This model is really working well. We thought it would work better with our veteran teachers. The administration is very supportive of this classroom and the model, said Assistant Principal Isaac Durance. The kids are getting a lot of education in a lot of different ways. It keeps them excited about learning. Continued from A1 Team effort building super class at Sun N Lake Elementary Katara Simmons/News-Sun Fifth grade teacher Tracy Schuknecht gives a thumbs up to students Thursday morning at Sun N Lake Elementary School in Sebring. Maci Leaphart SNLEstudentI like that this is a super classroom. We have more space to move around.


l ock out any receiver which i s not registered. Used to be, you could go o ut an buy a radio and if you g ot the internal information y ou needed, you could prog ram it and then listen to u s, he said. But not anym ore, this one is so smart t hat if you turn on a radio it w ill sense that a new unit h as been added to the syst em. If the system does not k now who you are, you will b e locked out. In addition to making it e asier for different units in H ighlands County to talk to e ach other, it also connects t hem with units in neighbori ng Polk and Hardee count ies. Moreover, officials say i t will eliminate dead spots i n the area which have been a problem for law enforcem ent officers and other first r esponders. That is due to major piece o f equipment known as the Motorola Switch, a hub in P olk County which is used b y a number of other units in C entral Florida. Polk has been kind e nough to let us tie in, and t hat switch alone cost $4-5 m illion, Fane said The unit allows patrol cars t o drive as far away as T ampa and Orlando and still b e able to transmit and r eceive the same as they w ould right here in H ighlands County. Fane e xplained it continues to e xpand as more and more a gencies tie into the system. The new system also prov ides greater ease for disp atchers as it will eliminate cross-talk between mobile u nits. Before, they could talk o ver each other. Now if two u nits key up, the system will d ecide who was first and let t he second one know hey, y ou need to hang on for a s econd, Fane said. Moreover, the digital computerized system can move the transmissions between different frequencies and direct the console to automatically follow the broadcasts so they are seamless for safety services communicating with dispatchers. Safety service personnel will be able to travel even long distances with a roaming capability that will not only provide a greater range, but clearer levels of communication. This new system will greatly improve the safety of our deputies, firefighters and emergency medical folks, Sheriff Susan Benton said in a press release. Further, our ambulances will be able to communicate with the hospital emergency rooms from the scene rather than just before they arrive at the hospital. This could truly improve the level of treatment for our residents while en route to the hospitals. Thank you to all of the hard working folks at Motorola, the County project manager, Chris Benson, and all of the technicians at EMS, Fire and the Sheriffs office. Although the new system involves handheld radios for individuals, vehicle radios and consoles in the communications center, Fane said that due to budget constraints there were a number of radios that were not purchased this year. Costs were held down to some extent through a deal with the vendor, Motorola. For every radio we bought, wed trade in our old one and they would give us a discount, he said. As the switch in radio frequencies happens Wednesday morning, there will be a commensurate physical switch by dispatchers, who had to move from the communications center to the countys Emergency Operations Center while the upgrade was taking place. Aspecial and loud shout out goes to our dispatchers who again without complaint had to move from the new communications center to the EOC while this upgrade was taking place, Benton said. They are amazing and never missed a beat in answering your calls for help and then dispatching the help to you. Page A8 News-SunSunday, September 1, 2013 GRIFFIN'S CARPET MART; 7.444"; 10"; Black; 9/1/13; 0 0 0 3 1 9 8 9 Continued from A1 Katara Simmons/News-Sun T he new radio system for dispatching public safety units in Highlands County is a smart system that will be able to tell when an unauthorized radio is trying to listen in and will block the signal. J.P. Fane HCSO captainNow we will have a very robust selection of channels that will allow us to communicate with the counties that surround us. New public safety radio system takes over airwaves on Wednesday activities. It will also provide an opportunity to shop with local merchants and dine in the cafes that will be open. Five of Lake Placids non-profit organizations will be participating the Caladium Arts & Crafts Cooperative, Tobys Clown School and Museum, the Lake Placid Art League, the Mural Society, and the Train Depot Museum. Special activities and refreshments will be available at each business on the tour. The Caladium Arts & Crafts Co-op at 132 E. Interlake Blvd. will be honoring the September Artist of the Month, Bev Fyffe, with a reception. Not only will the artist be available, but purses, aprons and table settings that she made will be displayed. The artists that will be teaching the fall classes will be demonstrating their skills, as well as signing up students for classes. Classes have a size limit, so it is important to sign up early to insure you place in the class, Hinskey said. Many of the member/artists at the Caladium Arts & Crafts Coop have donated special one-of-a-kind items for a basket that will be given away during the tour. Big Al Pelski, president of Tobys Clown Museum at 109 W. Interlake, said he is very excited about the First Friday Tour. Pelski will be out of town at a national clown convention, but will make sure there are clowns doing their thing for the event. Tobys Clown Museum will be donating a clown Tshirt and some surprise clown memorabilia for their basket. The clowns will offer free face painting, a magic show and balloon animals. Near the Clown Museum is the Train Depot and Museum. The building has been refreshed and many of the exhibits have been reorganized. When visiting the Museum, one can view a video that features Melvin Dewey, who founded Lake Placid, and the history of Lake Placid. On display will be a wealth of memorabilia and artifacts. Anumber of Bibles were recently donated by Florida Hospital in Lake Placid. The building is being painted and repairs are being made due to a recent donation. Donation s from the Museum will include a Caboose coffee cup, the Melvin Dewey video and a few surprise items. The Wood Carvers and other artists will be showcasing their skills at the Lake Placid Art League at 127 Dal Hall Blvd. Many of the artists wares are not readily accessible to the public, but unique for Firs t Friday, some of their creations will be available fo r purchase, Hinskey said. The Lake Placid Mural Society, located inside the Lake Placid Chamber of Commerce at 18 N. Oak Ave., will be showing the Mural Societys video on the history of the local murals. The highlight of the evening will be the drawin g for a huge basket filled will items from each location which will include many original pieces. To enter th e drawing, one must pick up an entry form from each o f the participating vendors and have it stamped. The completed form must then be put in a box at the final stop on the tour. The draw ing will take place Monday, Sept. 9. One need not be present to win, but entrant s must be 18 years old. Each location will have official entry rules. For more information, contact Hinskey at 3824110. Continued from A1 Lee Ann Hinskey tour organizerEach month the tour will have a different theme and it will be a time for the community to gather downtown, stroll the streets and participate in the activities. First Friday Tour on tap this week in Lake Placid rfntb t News-SunFROSTPROOF Polk C ounty Sheriffs deputies, a ssisted by the U.S. Marshals S ervice Florida Regional F ugitive Task Force, located a nd arrested 21-year-old E leno Suarez Thursday a round 5:30 p.m. in F rostproof. Suarez was originally w anted in a July armed home i nvasion robbery and carj acking that occurred on O akridge Drive in F rostproof, then added c harges of attempted murder o f a law enforcement officer t o the list after shooting at d eputies during a high-speed c hase that started in Polk C ounty and ended in Hardee C ounty earlier this month. Deputies and U.S M arshals agents received information Thursday that Suarez might be at 10 Pearl Hopson Road in Frostproof, according to a PCSO press release. Suarez was located hiding under a bed in the home. Suarez refused to comply with deputiescommands to surrender, and was apprehended and bitten on the arm by a PCSO K9. Three other people who were in the home were arrested for obstruction of justice. On Saturday, Aug. 3, Suarez, along with five other individuals. Suarez, with those with him, fled from Polk deputies in a Ford Focus. During the pursuit, Suarez, who was driving the Focus, fired multiple shots at PCSO deputies. No deputies were injured. Subject of massive manhunt arrested


www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, September 1, 2013Page A9 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 13-344 Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF ZITA J. MEIER a.k.a. ZITA JEAN KELLEY MEIER a.k.a. ZITA JAN KELLEY MEIER a.k.a. ZITA JEAN MEIER Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ZITA J. MEIER a.k.a. ZITA JEAN KELLEY MEIER a.k.a. ZITA JAN KELLEY MEIER a.k.a. ZITA JEAN MEIER, deceased, whose date of death was June 12, 2013, and whose social security number is XXX-XX-7091, is pending in the Circuit Court for Highlands County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 430 S. Commerce Avenue, Sebring, Florida 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 ABOVE, IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is August 25, 2013. Personal Representative: /s/ Ruth O. Cornwell 944 W. Lake Damon Drive Avon Park, Florida 33825 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ David F. Lanier E-Mail Address: Florida Bar No. 045399 DAVID F. LANIER P.O. Box 400 Avon Park, Florida 33826-0400 Telephone: (863)453-4457 August 25; September 1, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 13-347 Division IN RE: ESTATE OF AWILDA B. BAEZ a/k/a AWILDA BAEZ Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Awilda B. Baez a/k/a Awilda Baez, deceased, whose date of death was July 19, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Highlands Court, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 590 South 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 persons having claims or demands against decedent's estate must file their claim with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OF MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is August 25, 2013. Personal Representative: E. Mark Breed III 325 North Commerce Avenue Sebring, FL 33870 BREED & NUNNALLEE, P.A. Attorneys for Personal Representatve 325 NORTH COMMERCE AVENUE SEBRING, FL 33870 By: /s/ E Mark Breed III E. MARK BREED III Florida Bar No. 33870 August 25; September 1, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. GC13-539 SEC. IN RE: ONE PARCEL OF VACANT LAND SITUATED IN HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. FRANCIS LANG, Petitioner, v. GREG PESETSKY, Respondent. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: GREG PESETSKY, ADDRESS UNKNOWN, ALL PARTIES CLAIMING INTERESTS BY, THROUGH, UNDER, OR AGAINST GREG PESETSKY, AND ALL PARTIES HAVING OR CLAIMING TO HAVE ANY RIGHT, TITLE, OR INTEREST IN THE PROPERTY HEREIN DESCRIBED. YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to quiet title to the following property in Highlands County, Florida: Lots 9 and 10 in Block 8, of Replat of Holiday Lake Estates, according to the map or plat thereof, recorded in Plat Book 11, Page 22, Public Records of Highlands County, Florida. PARCEL ID# C-08-35-31-031-0080-0090 and C-08-35-31-031-0080-0100. has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Christopher A. Desrochers, Esq., the Petitioner's attorney, whose address is 2504 Ave. GNW, Winter Haven, FL 33880 on or before 30 days from the date of first publication of this notice, and file the original with the clerk of this Court either before service on the Plaintiff's attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint or petition. Dated this 15th day of August, 2013. ROBERT W. GERMAINE CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Toni Kopp As Deputy Clerk August 25; September 1, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 13000235GCAXMX RESIDENTIAL CREDIT SOLUTIONS, INC., PLAINTIFF, VS. JANET D. GREGORY, ET AL. DEFENDANT(S). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated August 26, 2013, in the above action, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Highlands, Florida, on September 27, 2013, at 11:00 AM, at Basement of courthouse in Jury Assembly Room 430 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870 for the following described property: LOT 67, OF FIESTA VILLAS, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 13, AT PAGE 42, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA, TOGETHER WITH 2003 JACOBSEN HOMES CLASSIC III MOBILE HOME, SERIAL #JACFL24583A&B, HUD #FLA737294 AND FLA737295 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) days after the sale. The Court, in its discretion, may enlarge the time of the sale. Notice of the changed time of sale shall be published as provided herein. DATED: ROBERT W. GERMAINE, CLERK By: /s/ Priscilla Michalak Deputy Clerk of the Court Prepared by: Gladstone Law Group, P.A. 1499 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Suite 300 Boca Raton, FL 33486 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, 255 North Broadway Avenue, Bartow, FL 33830 at least 7 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. File #12-004432-FNMA-FSC September 1, 8, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 28-2013-CA-000506 U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR CREDIT SUISSE FIRST BOSTON MORTGAGE SECURITIES CORP., CSAB MORTGAGE-BACKED PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-4; Plainitff, vs. CARLOS HERNANDEZ; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF CARLOS HERNANDEZ; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHOA RE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISSES, GRANTEES OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE; CLERK OF THE COURT HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY; UNKNOWN TENANT #2 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY; Defendants NOTICE OF ACTION To the following Defendant(s): UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF CARLOS HERNANDEZ Last Known Address 2119-2121 MELADY AVE SEBRING, FLORIDA 33870 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Foreclosure of Mortgage on the following described property: LOT 13, BLOCK 1, ALTAMONT PLACE ADDITION NO. 2, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 10, PAGE 45, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA a/k/a 2119-2121 MELADY AVE., SEBRING, FLORIDA 33870 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it, on Marinosci Law Group, P.C., Attorney for Plaintiff, whose address is 100 W. Cypress Creek Road, Suite 1045, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309 on or before September 24, 2013, a date which is within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this Notice in THE NEWS SUN and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiff's attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. This notice is provided pursuant to Administrative Order No. 2.065. 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)534-4690, within two (2) working days of your receipt of this Notice of Action; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call TDD (863)534-7777 or Florida Relay Service 711. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court this 15th day of August, 2013. ROBERT W. GERMAINE As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Toni Kopp As Deputy Clerk CASE NO.: 28-2013-CA-000506 Our File Number: 10-08798 August 25; September 1, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 28-2012-CA-000754 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. Plaintiff, v. YOLANDA AGUILA; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF YOLANDA AGUILA; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S), WHO (IS/ARE) NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, SPOUSES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on August 23, 2013, in this cause, in the Circuit Court of Highlands County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Highlands County, Florida, described as: LOTS 3264, 3265, 3266 AND LOT 3267, OF AVON PARK LAKES UNIT NO. 11, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 4, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. a/k/a 2335 N. DUNWOODIE RD., AVON PARK, FL 33825-9310 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, in the Jury Assembly Room in the basement of the Highlands County Courthouse, located at 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870-3867, Highlands County, Florida, at eleven o'clock a.m., on September 24, 2013. 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. ROBERT W. GERMAINE, CLERK Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Toni Kopp Deputy Clerk 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. Within two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice, please contact the Court Administration Office at (863) 534-4690. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call TDD 1-800-955-8771 or 1-800-955-8770 (V), via Florida Relay Service. September 1, 8, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 09001194GCS BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. PLAINTIFF, VS. HAROLD L. JETMORE, ET AL. DEFENDANT(S). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated April 18, 2013, in the above action, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Highlands, Florida, on October 15, 2013, at 11:00 AM, at Basement of courthouse in Jury Assembly Room 430 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870 for the following described property: LOT 3, BLOCK 1, CIRCLE TERRACE SUBDIVISION OF BLOCKS 1, 2 AND 6 OF LAKE VERONA HEIGHTS SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, PAGE 9, 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 sixty (60) days after the sale. The Court, in its discretion, may enlarge the time of the sale. Notice of the changed time of sale shall be published as provided herein. DATED: AUGUST 13, 2013. ROBERT W. GERMAINE, CLERK By: /s/ Toni Kopp Deputy Clerk of the Court Prepared by: Gladstone Law Group, P.A. 1499 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Suite 300 Boca Raton, FL 33486 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, 255 North Broadway Avenue, Bartow, FL 33830 at least 7 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. File #09-003141-FST August 25; September 1, 2013 1050Legals IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 28-2012-CA-000719 THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON, AS TRUSTEE FOR CIT MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST 2007-1; Plainitff, vs. MARILYN HARDER; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MARILYN HARDER; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHOA RE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM A N INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISSES, GRANTEES OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; UNKNOWN TENANT #1 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY; UNKNOWN TENANT #2 IN POSSESSION OF THE PROPERTY; Defendants NOTICE OF ACTION To the following Defendant(s): MARILYN HARDER Last Known Address 2290 LAKEVIEW DRIVE SEBRING, FLORIDA 33870 UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF MARILYN HARDER Last Known Address 2290 LAKEVIEW DRIVE SEBRING, FLORIDA 33870 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Foreclosure of Mortgage on the following described property: LOT 6, BLOCK 99, ORIGINAL TOWN OF SEBRING, A CCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 3, PAGE 2, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA, A ND IN TRANSCRIPT BOOK AT PAGE 6, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. a/k/a 2290 LAKEVIEW DRIVE, SEBRING, FLORIDA 33870 has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it, on Marinosci Law Group, P.C., Attorney for Plaintiff, whose address is 100 W. Cypress Creek Road, Suite 1045, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309 on or before September 25, 2013, a date which is within thirty (30) days after the first publication of this Notice in THE NEWS SUN and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiff's attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. This notice is provided pursuant to Administrative Order No. 2.065. 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)534-4690, within two (2) working days of your receipt of this Notice of Action; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call TDD (863)534-7777 or Florida Relay Service 711. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court this 14th day of August, 2013. ROBERT W. GERMAINE As Clerk of the Court By: /s/ Toni Kopp As Deputy Clerk CASE NO.: 28-2012-CA-000719 Our File Number: 12-05293 August 25; September 1, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 28-2011-CA-000922 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. Plaintiff, v. JOSEPH CLYDE GREEN; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF JOSEPH CLYDE GREEN; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S), WHO (IS/ARE) NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, SPOUSES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; JEAN A. SHILLING HARRISON; ROBERT F. HARRISON; LEISURE LAKES HOME OWNERS CIVIC ASSOCIATION, INC.; LEISURE LAKES PROPERTY OWNERS' ASSOCIATION, INC.; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on August 23, 2013, in this cause, in the Circuit Court of Highlands County, Florida, I will sell the property situated in Highlands County, Florida, described as: LOT 43, AND THE NORTH 60 FEET OF LOT 42, BLOCK 31, LEISURE LAKES SECTION FOUR, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 29, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. a/k/a 1049 WINTER GREEN STREET, LAKE PLACID, FL 33852-7017 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, in the Jury Assembly Room in the basement of the Highlands County Courthouse, located at 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870-3867, Highlands County, Florida, at eleven o'clock a.m., on September 24, 2013. 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. ROBERT W. GERMAINE, CLERK Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Toni Kopp Deputy Clerk 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. Within two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice, please contact the Court Administration Office at (863) 534-4690. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call TDD 1-800-955-8771 or 1-800-955-8770 (V), via Florida Relay Service. September 1, 8, 2013 1050LegalsIN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO. 08-001705-GCS WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A. Plaintiff, v. DEBRA ROSE SIMON A/K/A DEBRA R. SIMON; SEBASTIAN F. SIMON A/K/A SEBASTIAN FABIAN SIMON; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF DEBRA ROSE SIMON A/K/A DEBRA R. SIMON; UNKNOWN TENANT 1; UNKNOWN TENANT 2; AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER OR AGAINST THE ABOVE NAMED DEFENDANT(S), WHO (IS/ARE) NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIM AS HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES, SPOUSES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; HIGHLANDS COUNTY, A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA; HIGHLANDS PARK ESTATES ASSOCIATION, INC. Defendants. AMENDED NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Summary Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered on August 12, 2013, in this cause, in the Circuit Court of Highlands County, Florida, the clerk shall sell the property situated in HIGHLANDS County, Florida, described as: LOT 13, IN BLOCK 14, OF HIGHLANDS PARK ESTATES SECTION N, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, PAGE 5, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA. a/k/a 1425 Ivy Street, Lake Placid, FL 33852 at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, in the Jury Assembly Room in the basement of the Highlands County Courthouse located at 430 South Commerce Avenue, Sebring, FL 33870-3867, on September 12, 2013, at eleven o'clock a.m. 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. ROBERT W. GERMAINE, CLERK Clerk of the Circuit Court By: /s/ Toni Kopp Deputy Clerk 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. Within two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice, please contact the Court Administration Office at (863) 534-4690. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call TDD 1-800-955-8771 or 1-800-955-8770 (V), via Florida Relay Service. August 25; September 1, 2013 NOTICE OF LIEN SALE/DISPOSITION ACCORDING TO THE FLORIDA SELF STORAGE ACT, THE FOLLOWING STORAGE UNITS, LOCATED AT FIRST SECURITY SELF STORAGE, 1866 S. WILBURN DRIVE, AVON PARK, FL 33825, WILL BE DISPOSED/SOLD ON SEPTEMBER 3, 2013 AT 10:00 AM. ALL UNITS ARE SAID TO CONTAIN HOUSEHOLD GOODS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED: UNIT NUMBERS AND NAMES ARE AS FOLLOWS: B049 Willie Boatwright E041 Ivonne Rivera/Battista C017 Bonnie Gagnon E046 William Dale Carroll DISPOSITION BEING MADE TO SATISFY LANDLORD'S LIEN. MANAGEMENT RESERVES ALL RIGHTS UNDER FLORIDA LAW. ALL PAYMENTS MUST BE MADE IN CASH. August 25; September 1, 2013 PUBLIC AUCTION FOR TOWING & STORAGE 2004 HONDA 2HKYF18564H611182 ON SEPT 14th 2013, AT 9:00am AT PRECISION AUTO BODY 734 CR 621 EAST LAKE PLACID FL 33852 September 1, 2013 PUBLIC AUCTION FOR TOWING & STORAGE 1996 DODGE 1B4GP44R5TB189695 ON SEPT 14th 2013, AT 9:00am AT PRECISION AUTO BODY 734 CR 621 EAST LAKE PLACID FL 33852 September 1, 2013 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. PC 13-384 Division Probate IN RE: ESTATE OF MARY LUCILLE WORDEN a.k.a. MARY L. WORDEN Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of MARY LUCILLE WORDEN a.k.a. MARY L. WORDEN, deceased, whose date of death was July 10, 2013, and whose social security number is XXX-XX-5677, is pending in the Circuit Court for Highlands County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 430 S. Commerce Avenue, Sebring, Florida 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 ABOVE, IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT'S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is September 1, 2013. Personal Representative: /s/ Harold Chester Worden Jr. 24 East Kendall Blvd. Avon Park, Florida 33825 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ David F. Lanier E-Mail Address: Florida Bar No. 045399 DAVID F. LANIER P.O. 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Page A10News-SunSunday, September 1, m NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Notice is hereby given that 9/22/13 at 10:30 am, the following vehicle will be sold for towing & storage charges pursuant to F.S. 713.78: 2007 JEEP # 1J8GR48K47C677992. Sale will be held at Alan Jay Chevrolet Oldsmobile Cadillac441 US 27 N, Sebring, FL 33870 863-402-4210. Lienor reserves the right to bid. September 1, 2013 1050LegalsTOWN OFLAKE PLACID HIGHLANDS COUNTY, FLORIDA REQUEST FOR RESUMES FOR THE POSITION OF TOWN CLERK Town Population: 2,127 Opening Date/Time: August 22, 2013 Closing Date/Time: OPEN UNTIL FILLED Submit to: Resumes for the position of Town Clerk Phil Williams, T own Administrator T own of Lake Placid 311 W. Interlake Blvd. Lake Placid, FL 33852 T he Town of Lake Placid is accepting resumes from qualified individuals to fill the full-time position of Town Clerk. T he position is a responsible position which is answers to the Lake Placid T own Council, the Mayor and the Town A dministrator. The proposed salary range will be $35,000 $55,000, dependent on qualifications, plus benefits of health insurance, sick leave, vacation and state retirement paid in full at this time by the town. The Town Clerk must have the following minimum qualifications: Associates Degree or a combination of college work which demonstrates accountability, organizational skills, communication skills and potential to develop within a responsible government environment. *Certification as Municipal Clerk or Municipal Clerk experience is preferred but not required. *Must have background favorable to a position of trust. Must be a Florida Notary Public or become one within ninety (90) days after hire. Must possess a valid drivers licenses required for the operation of vehicles and a dependable mode of transportation. Must have computer skills to perform essential job functions using Microsoft Word, Excel, web base, Quickbooks experience desirable. Must have knowledge of legal advertising requirements, election laws and procedures, ability to understand and interpret state and local laws or have ability and commitment to learn same. The functions of the Town Clerk include, but are not limited to the following: Serves as Official Clerk to the Town Council and to various Boards throughout the Town, fulfilling the public records requirements as established by statute. Attends all official meetings, records proceedings and prepares minutes of all meetings. Supervises and manages the Towns municipal and special elections. Maintains up-to-date Town Code, Ordinance, Resolutions, Policies and Procedures as adopted by the Town Council. Publishes legal notices for all public hearings before the Council and various Boards. Administers oath of office to employees, Town officials and board members having enforcement or regulatory powers Provides information of public record to citizens on request. Performs such other duties as are assigned by the Town Administrator, Mayor and Town Council. Copies of the full job description will be on the towns website after August 26, 2013. The town is looking to fill the position by October 1, 2013. 2100Help Wanted 2000 Employment 1100AnnouncementsCHECK 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. If this happens to you, please call us the first day y our ad appears and we will be happy to fix it as soon as we can. If We can assist you, please call us:314-9876 News-Sun Classified DUMMY 2013 SERVICE DIRECTORY DUMMY 5X21.5 AD # 00026404


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By DAVID DEGENARO News-Sun correspondentSEBRING Expectations w ere high this week as a l ively Sebring squad squared o ff against what looked to be a strong Lake Highland Prep t eam. Sebring, who had thumped M ulberry the previous week in the preseason Kickoff game, took their confidence into Friday nights contest to face its first real test of the season. And their confidence s howed as Streaks took care o f the Highlanders, 27-7, at a soggy Firemens Field, foll owing thunderstorms in the a rea which delayed kickoff. We will take a win, said h ead coach LaVaar Scott. We definitely have things to w ork on, but we will fix it. The primarily defensive f irst quarter ended with no s core and the game up for g rabs. Sebring quickly grabbed a nd held on tightly to the l ead as the Streaks started o ff their scoring with a phen omenal 43-yard rushing t ouchdown by AJ Gayle. After Hunter Livingston t ook care of the extra point, S ebring was now in the lead 7 -0 with 11:42 left in the s econd quarter. The Streaks scoring cont inued as Toni Jenkins, who h ad another strong performa nce carrying the ball, ran 13 yards into the end zone, that was followed by a Livingston converted extra point. Sebring made their way into the second half with a 14-0 lead over the Highlanders. The Streaks started off the second half with a bang, referring to the cannon that sounds every time the Streaks score, as quarterback Jair Watson ran 55 yards into the end zone. That scoring drive was capped off by another Livingston extra-point conversion making the score 210. Watson wasnt quite finished, however, as later in the same quarter he would rush for another touchdown. Following the blocked extra point, the score was 27-0 with 3:36 left in the third quarter. Lake Highland Prep just couldnt get anything going against a tough Sebring defense until the fourth quarter when they scored on a seven-yard pass and then converted the point after attempt. That play would complete S PORTS B SECTION Inside This Section Football scores . . .B3 Winston debut for FSU . . .B4 Nyad tries swim again . . .B4 News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013 Dan Hoehne/News-Sun A.J. Gayle finds a gap in the Lake Highlands defense on his way to a long scoring run in Sebrings 27-7 win Friday night. Dan Hoehne/News-S un Lindsey Whittington tries to get this tip past Breauna Corley Thursday in Sebrings sweep o f Lake Placid. Dan Hoehne/News-Sun fil es Robert Walton ran for one touchdown and threw for another in Lake Placids 28-14 win at Celebration Friday. By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comWhat a difference a week, and better conditions, can make. After spinning their wheels on a soggy field in an 8-0 Kickoff Classic loss to Okeechobee one week prior, Lake Placid saw the offense get rolling in a 28-14 win at Celebration Friday night. It was a good thing too, as the Storm drew first blood and the Dragons found themselves playing catchup pretty quickly. After taking the opening kick off, Celebration started to move and saw running back Grant Crider find a seam and race 35 yards for a touchdown barely one minute into the game. The point after was good and it was Lake Placids turn to march down the field. And march they did, with the running attack moving the chains in rapid fashion before Marquavein Copeland took a page out of Criders book and raced 28 yards for a score, while Jorge Godinezs point after attempt split the uprights and tied it up at 7-7. Last week we did a terrible job of executing, quarterback Robert Walton said. This week we pulled it together and scored on almost all of our drives. The Dragon defense then held on the Storms next possession and would get the ball back to the offense at their own 40 with just over four minutes left in the opening period. The offense kept churing out the yards, getting inside the Celebration 20 as the first quarter bridged into the second. Moving it to the one as the second quarter commenced, Walton snuck through on a keeper to give the Dragons the lea d. Godinez again connected on the point after to put the score at 14-7. Agood return on the ensuing kick off saw the Storm get the ball near midfield and soon surge inside the Lake Placid 20. But again the defense stiffened and got the ball back at the 20 with three minutes to go in the half. Picking up the pace, th e Dragons roared down the field, getting it down to the one with less than one minute left. Eldon McKenzie then bulled it in, Godinez booted it through and the lead at the half stood at Dragons subdue the Storm Lake Placid28Celebration14 Sebring27Lake Highlands7 See LP, Page B3 By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comAs often happens when a p rogram is in a rebuilding m ode, a step forward can be f ollowed by two steps back. That was the case for the R ed Devils of the gridi ron Friday night, as t hey couldnt continue t he momentum of last w eeks 13-0 Kickoff C lassic win over T enoroc, and took a 4 2-14 thumping from F rostproof. The signs were there from t he start that this would be a l ong night for the Avon Park f aithful who made the short t rek just across the Polk C ounty border. Though the Devils were to r eceive the opening kick, the Bulldogs built themselves a 13-0 lead before Avon Park even ran an offensive play. The first two kick offs by Frostproof couldnt be held onto by the Devils, the Bulldogs recovered each time and would turn the ensuing possession into a touchdown. The Gaines brothers, quaterback Xavier and running back Kaleel, scored those first two, with Trevis Harrington soon running in a 37-yard touchdown. Kaleel then caught a 25yard touchdown pass from Xavier at the 5-minute mark of the first, and when Cecil Cherry returned an interception 33 yards for a score at the 2:22 mark, it was a 33-0 Frostproof lead. It was the Avon Park defense, however, that got them on the board when, three minutes into the second quarter, Zack Farr scooped up a fumble and dashed 20 yards to make it a 33-6 game. But the Bulldogs answered back with two more secondquarter scores, including a touchdown pass with one second left on the clock, making it 48-6 at the break and implementing the running clock for the duration of the game. This saw the third quarter go by pretty quickly with no further damage done, which was how the fourth quarter was moving as well until the Devils at least got one more to end on a relatively high note. With just over two minutes to go, Lauer Lewis crossed the end zone from six yards out to provide for the final margin. Its kind of tough to overcome with two fumbled kick offs and four turnovers in the first quarter, head coach Wade Jackson said. We did see some good things offensively, but we are a young team and weve got to build up their confidence. Well continue to work on that. Avon Park returns home next week as they look to take another step forward as they host the Mulberry Panthers. Bulldogs take bite out of Devils Frostproof48Avon Park12 By DAN HOEHNE daniel.hoehne@newssun.comSEBRING After sweepi ng the Frostproof Bulldogs l ast Tuesday, the Lady S treaks were determined to s weep the next team they p layed. Coincidentally enough, it w ould be the Dragons of L ake Placid. The history between this m atch up have been similar w ith a few exceptions, in t hat they are usually knockd own, drag-them-out, fives et battles. Thursday nights contest, h owever, was a big except ion to that rule. For the first time in years, t his match did not end in f ive sets or four, but it was a s weep with the Blue Streaks o n top. My girls came to play t onight, I was really proud o f them, explained Sebring head coach Venessa Sinness. My girls are on a mission, and Im really enjoying watching them and I think our fans are too. To kick the match off, a pair of aces by Lake Placids Jacalyn Baldwin put the Lady Dragons on the scoreboard first. Three consecutive kills by Sebrings Hannah Gotch allowed the Streaks to go on top 3-2. The next few points were back and forth between the two evenly matched teams. Another Gotch kill tied the score at 6. The Blue Streaks went on a short run adding, three more points to the score, until a Bella Caraballo kill sided out and made the score 9-7 with Sebring on top. At this point, the Lady Streaks were definitely on a mission and started to put the Green Dragons back on their heels and put fans on the edge of their seats. AHannah Tucker ace put the score at 14-10 leading Lake Placids head coach Charlotte Bauder to call a timeout to try and settle her team down. The timeout did not slow down Sebring by any means. Both teams added an additional four points to their scores making it 18-14. Apair of tips by Jordan Hinkle and a kill by Harris was cause for another Lake Placid timeout at 22-14, but Sebring soon finished the set 25-17. Akill by Cadie OHern started the Streaks off right in the second set, but a kill by Breauna Corley tied the score. The Blue Streaks went on a 6-1 run over the Dragons Lady Streaks sweep Dragons See SEBRING, Page B4 Blue Streaks handle Highlanders See STREAKS, Page B3 We definitely have things to work on, but we will fix it.LAVAARSCOTT Sebringhead coach


Seminole Football KickoffSEBRING The Highlands Seminole Club is hosting a game watching party Saturday, Sept. 14, at 3 p.m. at the Sebring Beef OBradys. Awesome door prizes, food, fun, and friendship while watching the Noles take on Nevada for the second game of the season. Apair of game tickets for the FSU vs. Miami game will also be up for grabs. Come and prepare to have fun. Any questions, call Erin at 386-9194 or visit our Facebook site (Highlands Seminole Club).STR8 UP seeks helpLAKE PLACID As STR8 UPYouth Ministry in Lake Placid celebrates its one-year anniversary as a ministry, they are looking for ways to enhance their programs in order to maintain and challenge the influx of teenagers that enter the ministry. The youth currently play basketball on the back parking lot area and have long since outgrown it. They need the challenge of a full court and higher goals. William E. Lewis and Associates have donated the NBA-style fiberglass goals. Bevis Construction and Concrete has once again partnered with the program to provide the labor for this considerable project. STR8 UPis seeking to raise $7,500 for 80 yards of concrete. STR8 UPis asking for donations towards the goal one quarter of a yard of concrete is $25, half a yard is $50, and one yard of concrete is $100. All donations are welcome. Please make checks payable to STR8 UPYouth Ministry P.O. Box 654 Lake Placid, FL33862 or PayPal can be used from their website Volleyball ClinicsAVON PARK South Florida State Volleyball coach Kim Crawford will be offering four clinics for beginner/intermediate boys and girls interested in learning fundamental volleyball skills, loco-motor movements, eye/hand coordination and team building skills. Each clinic will meet one day for two hours, with a cost of $50 per clinic. The clinics will meet in the Panther Gym at SFSC on Saturdays Sept. 7 and 21 and Oct. 5 and 12, from 9-11 a.m. each day. The clinic is perfect for middle-school athletes preparing for the school season. Private, specialized training sessions with Coach Crawford will be available immediately following each clinic, from 11 a.m.-Noon, at $20 per athlete. For more information, contact Crawford at (863) 385-2377, or at .Coz Youth BowlingLAKE PLACID Cozs Youth Bowling League of Lake Placid, for ages 7 and up, started itsnew season on Saturday, Aug. 24. New Bowlers are welcome with a $25 sign-up fee which includes a shirt. Bowling is Saturday mornings through Dec. 21, starting at 9 a.m. each day. Weekly cost is $11 and includes three games of bowling, shoes and prize fund. Pee Wees, ages 3-6, are also welcome and special rates apply. All Youth League bowlers are eligible for reduced rate open bowling (some restrictions apply) and free bowling wit h instruction on Fridays from 4:30-6 p.m. must be accompanied by an adult. Come out for instruction and a good time. Call Frank Peterson at 382-9541, or Donna Stanley at 441-4897 for more information.KOC Golf TourneyAVON PARK Knights of Columbus Avon Park Council 14717 will host the 58th annual State Golf Tourney on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 28 and 29 a t Sun N Lake Golf Club. For further details, contact or call 414-7702, or email or call 4712134.Champions Club GolfAVON PARK The inaugural Avon Park Champions Club golf tournament will be held at Golf Hammock Country Club on Saturday, Sept. 14, with an 8 a.m. tee time. This fundraiser will benefit the academic and athletic programs for Avon Park youth and will be limited to the fir st 100 paid entrants. Entry Fee is $60 per person for the four-person scramble event. The entry fee covers: golf, cart, refreshments on the course, Deluxe plaques to flight winners, contests, a mulligan, and chicken and ribs dinner in the clubhouse. Acorporate fee of $275 per team wil l enter four golfers and a tee sign for your business. Tee sign sponsorship is $50. Checks payable to Avon Park Champions Club should be mailed to: Champions Club, 24 South Verona Avenue, Avon Park, FL33825 prior to the Wednesday, Sept. 11, entry deadline. Please include names and handicaps of players and if a corporate sponsor supply logo for the tee sign. You may request an entry form from Chet Brojek at or call the coach at 863-712-3524.Golf FORE HomesSEBRING Mountain Top Productions presents the 2013 Golf FORE Homes tournament on Saturday Sept. 21, at the Country Club of Sebring The event benefits Highlands County Habitat for Humanity and the Masons Ridge project. Registration is at 7:30 a.m. and shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Four-person teams will be flighted by handicap. Entry fee includes a complimentary practice round, continental breakfast, goodie bags, prizes, snacks and beverages on the course and lunch and award s following play. A$2,000 hole-in-one is being sponsored by Cohan Radio Group and a chance to win a new vehicle is being sponsorted by Alan Jay Automotive Network. Entry fee is $260 per team, or $300 f or team and hole sponsorship. Download entry form at Contact Habitat for Humanity at 3857156 for additional information, or email team information to AMERICANLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB Boston 8056.588 Tampa Bay7558.5643.5 Baltimore7162.5347.5 New York7163.5308 Toronto6174.45218.5 Central Division WLPctGB Detroit 7956.585 Cleveland7163.5307.5 Kansas City6965.5159.5 Minnesota5875.43620 Chicago5677.42122 West Division WLPctGB Texas 7856.582 Oakland7658.5672 Los Angeles6172.45916.5 Seattle 6173.45517 Houston4490.32834 ___ Thursdays Games Detroit 7, Oakland 6 Kansas City 3, Minnesota 1 L.A. Angels 2, Tampa Bay 0 Baltimore 3, Boston 2 Atlanta 3, Cleveland 1 Seattle 3, Houston 2 Fridays Games N.Y. Yankees 8, Baltimore 5 Toronto 3, Kansas City 2 Detroit 7, Cleveland 2, 7 innings Boston 4, Chicago White Sox 3 Minnesota 3, Texas 2 L.A. Angels 5, Milwaukee 0 Seattle 7, Houston 1 Oakland 4, Tampa Bay 3 Saturdays Games Baltimore at N.Y. Yankees, late Kansas City at Toronto, late Cleveland at Detroit, late Chicago White Sox at Boston, late L.A. Angels at Milwaukee, late Seattle at Houston, late Minnesota at Texas, late Tampa Bay at Oakland, late Sundays Games Baltimore (W.Chen 7-7) at N.Y. Yankees (Pettitte 10-9), 1:05 p.m. Kansas City (Shields 9-8) at Toronto (Happ 3-4), 1:07 p.m. Cleveland (Salazar 1-2) at Detroit (Verlander 12-10), 1:08 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Rienzo 1-0) at Boston (Doubront 10-6), 1:35 p.m. L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 13-6) at Milwaukee (Lohse 9-8), 2:10 p.m. Seattle (Iwakuma 12-6) at Houston (Oberholtzer 3-1), 2:10 p.m. Minnesota (Correia 8-10) at Texas (Blackley 2-1), 3:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Ro.Hernandez 6-13) at Oakland (Griffin 11-9), 4:05 p.m.LEAGUELEADERSBATTING ABRHBA Cabrera, DET48395173.358 Trout, LAA49691164.331 A. Beltre, TEX52179170.326 HOME RUNS Davis, BAL 47 Cabrera, DET43 Encarnacion, TOR34 RUNS BATTED IN Cabrera, DET130 Davis, BAL 122 Encarnacion, TOR99 ON-BASE PERCENTAGE Cabrera, DET.449 Trout, LAA .428 Mauer, MIN.404 SLUGGING PERCENTAGE Cabrera, DET.681 Davis, BAL .676 Trout, LAA .571 WON-LOST Scherzer, DET19-1 Tillman, BAL15-4 Moore, TB 14-3 EARNED RUN AVERAGE Sanchez, DET2.61 Darvish, TEX2.73 Kuroda, NYY2.89 STRIKEOUTS Darvish, TEX236 Scherzer, DET201 Hernandez, SEA194NATIONALLEAGUEEast Division WLPctGB Atlanta 8252.612 Washington6866.50714 Philadelphia6273.45920.5 New York6172.45920.5 Miami 4984.36832.5 Central Division WLPctGB Pittsburgh7856.582 St. Louis7856.582 Cincinnati7560.5563.5 Milwaukee5975.44019 Chicago5678.41822 West Division WLPctGB Los Angeles7955.590 Arizona 6865.51110.5 Colorado6472.47116 San Diego6074.44819 San Francisco6074.44819 ___ Thursdays Games N.Y. Mets 11, Philadelphia 3 Washington 9, Miami 0 Milwaukee 4, Pittsburgh 0 Atlanta 3, Cleveland 1 Fridays Games Philadelphia 6, Chicago Cubs 5 N.Y. Mets 3, Washington 2 Pittsburgh 5, St. Louis 0 Atlanta 2, Miami 1 L.A. Angels 5, Milwaukee 0 Colorado 9, Cincinnati 6 San Francisco 1, Arizona 0 L.A. Dodgers 9, San Diego 2 Saturdays Games Philadelphia at Chicago Cubs, late N.Y. Mets at Washington, late St. Louis at Pittsburgh, late L.A. Angels at Milwaukee, late Miami at Atlanta, late Cincinnati at Colorado, late San Francisco at Arizona, late San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, late Sundays Games St. Louis (J.Kelly 6-3) at Pittsburgh (Kr.Johnson 0-1), 1:35 p.m. L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 13-6) at Milwaukee (Lohse 9-8), 2:10 p.m. Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 10-11) at Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 1-1), 2:20 p.m. Cincinnati (Leake 11-5) at Colorado (Chatwood 7-4), 4:10 p.m. San Diego (T.Ross 3-7) at L.A. Dodgers (Greinke 13-3), 4:10 p.m. San Francisco (Zito 4-10) at Arizona (Corbin 13-4), 4:10 p.m. Miami (Eovaldi 2-5) at Atlanta (A.Wood 3-2), 5:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Niese 6-6) at Washington (Ohlendorf 3-0), 8:05 p.m.LEAGUELEADERSBATTING ABRHBA Molina, STL41255136.330 C. Johnson, ATL42045137.326 Cuddyer, COL40764131.322 HOME RUNS Alvarez, PIT 32 Goldschmidt, ARI31 Brown, PHL 27 RUNS BATTED IN Goldschmidt, ARI104 Phillips, CIN 97 Craig, STL 96 ON-BASE PERCENTAGE Votto, CIN .434 Choo, CIN .410 Goldschmidt, ARI.401 SLUGGING PERCENTAGE Gonzalez, COL.591 Goldschmidt, ARI.550 Cuddyer, COL.526 WON-LOST De La Rosa, COL15-6 Liriano, PIT15-6 Zimmermann, WAS15-8 Wainwright, STL15-8 EARNED RUN AVERAGE Kershaw, LAD1.72 Harvey, NYM2.27 Fernandez, MIA2.33 STRIKEOUTS Kershaw, LAD197 Harvey, NYM191 Wainwright, STL184AMERICAN CONFERENCEEast WLTPctPFPA New England310.75093103 N.Y. Jets310.75010580 Buffalo220.50084101 Miami230.40010489 South WLTPctPFPA Houston310.7509867 Indianapolis220.5007789 Jacksonville130.25060111 Tennessee130.2509089 North WLTPctPFPA Cincinnati310.75010663 Cleveland310.7507568 Baltimore220.50011997 Pittsburgh040.0005693 West WLTPctPFPA Denver220.50071104 Kansas City220.5008260 Oakland130.25071101 San Diego130.25068112NATIONAL CONFERENCEEast WLTPctPFPA Washington4001.00010653 Philadelphia220.5008791 Dallas230.4007893 N.Y. Giants130.2507185 South WLTPctPFPA Carolina310.7509268 New Orleans310.7509780 Tampa Bay130.25066115 Atlanta040.00065108 North WLTPctPFPA Detroit310.75010763 Chicago220.50010096 Green Bay130.2503771 Minnesota130.25067104 West WLTPctPFPA Seattle4001.00011036 Arizona310.7506855 San Francisco310.7509643 St. Louis130.2507694 ___ Thursdays Games Cincinnati 27, Indianapolis 10 Detroit 35, Buffalo 13 N.Y. Jets 27, Philadelphia 20 Miami 24, New Orleans 21 Washington 30, Tampa Bay 12 Jacksonville 20, Atlanta 16 New England 28, N.Y. Giants 20 Carolina 25, Pittsburgh 10 Minnesota 24, Tennessee 23 Cleveland 18, Chicago 16 Kansas City 30, Green Bay 8 Houston 24, Dallas 6 St. Louis 24, Baltimore 21 Arizona 32, Denver 24 Seattle 22, Oakland 6 San Francisco 41, San Diego 6 End of PreseasonEASTERN CONFERENCEWLPctGB x-Chicago208.714 Atlanta 1412.5385 Washington1415.4836.5 Indiana 1315.4647 New York1118.3799.5 Connecticut721.25013WESTERN CONFERENCEWLPctGB x-Minnesota217.750 x-Los Angeles208.7141 Phoenix1413.5196.5 Seattle 1514.5176.5 San Antonio1118.37910.5 Tulsa 920.31012.5 x-clinched playoff spot ___ Thursdays Game Seattle 78, Connecticut 65 Fridays Games Indiana 73, New York 67 San Antonio 74, Tulsa 65 Saturdays Games Atlanta at Chicago, late Seattle at Minnesota, late Los Angeles at San Antonio, late Connecticut at Phoenix, late Sundays Game New York at Tulsa, 4:30 p.m. LOCALSCHEDULE SPORTSSNAPSHOTS THESCOREBOARD Lake Placid TUESDAY: Boys Golf vs.Clewiston,4 p.m. THURSDAY: JVFootball at Sebring,7 p.m.; Volleyball at McKeel Academy,6/7:30 p.m.; Girls Golf at DeSoto,4 p.m.; Cross Country hosts meet,4:30 p.m. FRIDAY: Football at Moore Haven,7:30 p.m. Sebring TUESDAY: Boys Golf at George Jenkins,3:30 p.m.; Girls Golf vs.Ridge,Highlands Ridge North,4 p.m. THURSDAY: JV Football vs.Lake Placid,7 p.m.; Volleyball at DeSoto,6/7:30 p.m.; Girls Golf at Hardee,4 p.m.; Cross Country at Lake Placid,4:30 p.m. FRIDAY: Football at Okeechobee,7 p.m. SFSC TUESDAY: Volleyball at Clearwater Christian College,7 p.m. TUESDAY,Sept.10: Volleyball at Florida College,7 p.m. THURSDAY,Sept.12: Volleyball at Webber International JV,7 p.m. Avon Park TUESDAY: Volleyball vs.McKeel Academy,6/7:30 p.m. THURSDAY: JVFootball vs.Fort Meade,7 p.m.; Volleyball at Mulberry,6/7:30 p.m.; Cross Country at Lake Placid,4:30 p.m. FRIDAY: Football vs.Mulberry,7 p.m. H I G H S C H O O L F O O T B A L L M O N D A Y 3 p m Godby (FL) vs. DeMatha (MD) . . . . 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Baker 32, Island Coast 14 IMG Academy 21, Olympia 6 Jay 18, Cottage Hill, Ala. 12 Jefferson 41, Alonso 14 Jupiter 13, Palm Beach Lakes 12 Kathleen 40, St. Lucie Centennial 0 King 34, Tampa Freedom 9 Lake Brantley 26, Hagerty 22 Lake Gibson 36, George Jenkins 0 Lake Mary 57, Lake Howell 14 Lake Minneola 34, Lake Weir 2 Lake Placid 28, Celebration 14 Lake Worth 20, Jensen Beach 14 Lakeland Christian 20, Foundation Academy 13 Lakeland 35, Treasure Coast 6 Lakewood Ranch 55, Southeast 34 Land OLakes 32, River Ridge 0 Largo 46, St. Petersburg Northeast 0 Lecanto 21, Umatilla 14 Leesburg 41, Tavares 14 Legacy Charter 39, Seven Rivers Christian 16 Leon 38, Mosley 21 Liberty 45, Tenoroc 0 Mainland 35, DeLand 6 Mandarin 43, Terry Parker 0 Marco Island 44, Oasis 0 Martin County 29, South Fork 27 Mater Academy 26, Somerset Academy 0 Melbourne 35, Satellite 0 Menendez 41, Middleburg 0 Merritt Island 32, New Smyrna Beach 27 Miami Beach 22, Mourning 7 Miami Carol City 27, Miami Killian 0 Miami Central 42, Plantation American Heritage 20 Miami Edison 18, Miami Krop 0 Miami Palmetto 28, Miami Ferguson 20 Miramar 42, South Plantation 7 Mitchell 24, Anclote 17 Monarch 34, Coconut Creek 21 Montverde Academy 19, Harvest Community School 6 Munroe Day 33, St. Joseph Academy 0 Naples 21, Dunbar 13 Newberry 29, Santa Fe 14 Newsome 23, Tampa Bay Tech 12 Niceville 62, Rutherford 21 North Bay Haven 28, Rocky Bayou Christian 20 North Florida Christian 48, Deerfield-Windsor, Ga. 7 North Marion 23, Ocala Forest 16 Nova 40, Coral Glades 0 Oakleaf 19, Forrest 8 Ocala Vanguard 53, Palatka 23 Ocoee 27, Colonial 0 Orange Park 35, Ridgeview 17 Orlando Christian 28, Windermere Prep 17 Orlando University 39, St. Cloud 0 Oviedo 27, Lyman 13 Oviedo Masters Academy 55, Mount Dora Bible 39 Palm Bay 30, Port St. Lucie 6 Palm Beach Gardens 27, John I. 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Yonge 7 Winter Haven 31, Haines City 28 Winter Park 44, Lake Nona 21 Wiregrass Ranch 42, Gulf 7 Zephyrhills 26, Wesley Chapel 6 POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS Aucilla Christian vs. Branford, ppd. Bradford vs. Suwannee, ppd. Chiles vs. Rickards, ccd. Fort White vs. Hamilton County, ppd. Wakulla vs. Florida, ppd. to Aug. 31 West Gadsden vs. FAMU Developmental Research, ppd. to Sep. 2 Florida Prep Football scores 21-7. Lake Placid then all but put it away early in the third as, after taking the kick off, got things rolling again. Afour-minute drive culminated in a Walton pass to Foster Walker from four yards out, with Godinez kicking the point after for a now commanding 28-7 lead. From there the Dragon defense halted two Celebration drives to move things into the fourth quarter. Early in the fourth, their was a bit of a Storm surge as they got inside the Lake Placid 20, then inside the 10, before Stefano Saragusa plowed in from the three. The point after was good and the lead had been cut to 28-14. But thats where it would stay as the Dragons closed it out and got their regular season started with a solid win. Our offense still has some things to work on, b ut they are little things, Walton said. The team feels great and are very excited to get back to practice this week, fix those mistakes and come out swinging. Lake Placid will be on the road again next week, traveling to Moore Haven Friday to take on the Terriers. Continued from B1 LP earns W, takes on Terriers next the scoring for the night, leaving Sebring with the 27-7 win. The Blue Streak running game had a big night, particularly Gayle and Jenkins, frustrating the Highlanders defense as in play after play the defenders had to hit the Streaks several times before the ball carrier would hit the ground. All of the backs went in and did a great job, added coach Scott. Sebring will now head into next week with the season-opening win under their belt as they travel to Okeechobee to face a toug h Brahman squad that the Streaks are working hard to prepare for. Continued from B1 Dan Hoehne/News-S un Luke Ancrum, No. 83, was a force defensively Friday night, helping the Blue Streaks keep Lake Highlands off the board until the waning moments of the game. Streaks get big win, Okeechobee on deck rf By LAURAWIDES-MUNOZ Associated Press WriterFORTLAUDERDALE B aseball. Its the national pastime of C uba and has long united e xiles and those still on the i sland. It also has divided them. Over the years, dozens of t op players have defected to t he U.S. On Saturday, a retired g roup of those players will finally match up against their island counterparts in a game that would have been inconceivable a decade ago and that was nearly derailed earlier this summer. The Fort Lauderdale game is between former members of the Industrials, Cubas version of the Yankees. It had been slated for last month at Florida International University. But in July, the university canceled the deal, citing contractual issues. But a letter from the schools attorney sent to the ACLU shows officials got twitchy about the events political nature. Im excited, this is pretty cool, said Carlos Campos, 30, who left Cuba a decade ago. He waved away questions about the controversy. This is about a game, not political arguments. Retired Cuban baseball stars to play Miami exiles


By BRENTKALLESTAD Associated PressTALLAHASSEE F lorida State redshirt freshm an quarterback Jameis W inston makes his highly a nticipated collegiate debut M onday when the defending A tlantic Coast Conference c hampions visit Pittsburgh in t he season opener for both t eams. Seminole fans have been a nxiously awaiting the twos port stars football debut f rom the day he signed a lett er of intent to bring his w idely chronicled athletic a chievements to Florida S tate some 19 months ago. Theyve already been t eased by Winstons spectacu lar spring game showing a nd his feats on the baseball d iamond experiences S eminoles coach Jimbo F isher believes will translate t o success for the 6-4, 225p ound 19-year-old. In all team sports you h ave your individual respons ibilities, but baseball a little m ore so, Fisher said. Hes p layed in big games and p layed in the tournament. Winston was projected as a high pick in the 2012 M ajor League Baseball draft, b ut dropped to the 15th r ound before being chosen b y the Texas Rangers, maki ng his decision top pursue a c ollege career a bit easier w ith any sizable baseball b onus not available. Winston appears at ease w ith the attention although h es been mostly off-limits t o media the last three w eeks. Its a blessing that Im g etting all that publicity, but a t the end of the day were l ooking at that big picture, h e said. I dont find anyt hing embarrassing. Winston becomes just the t hird freshman to start a seas on opener in Florida States g lorious football history. The other two, Chris Rix a nd Drew Weatherford, both g ot wins in their debuts. Hell be very anxious, I m sure, Fisher said during t he weekly ACC media call w hen asked about what to e xpect when Winston takes o ver for EJ Manuel, the lone q uarterback chosen in the f irst round of last springs N FLdraft. Control what you can c ontrol, Fisher advised. Understand youre part of s omething bigger than yours elf. If you have to play a b ig part that day, play a big p art. The affable Winston showed little, if any, anxiety before fans attending the spring game when he embarrassed Florida States first team defense, hitting 12 of 15 passes for 205 yards and a pair of touchdowns in little more than a quarter of action. Alot of the guys rally around Jameis. Thats pretty rare as a young guy, said senior cornerback Lamarcus Joyner, who was burned by the freshman on a 58-yard touchdown pass on Winstons first play in the spring game. This kid is going to be special. Fisher wasnt surprised Winston went after his most experienced defensive back on the play. He likes to be challenged, Fisher said. Unranked Pitt will present a formidable obstacle for the rookie quarterback, returning the nucleus of a defense that was ranked 17th nationally a year ago. Winston hopes to benefit from an experienced offensive line that has a combined 80 starts. The Seminolestop receiver, Rashad Greene, has nursed a finger injury through the latter part of the preseason drills but is expected to play Monday. We can go with the ball anywhere, said Winston, the latest prominent two-sport athlete at Florida State in a group that includes Deion Sanders and former Heisman Trophy quarterback Charlie Ward. Winston spent a week being coached by Ward a year ago in a high school All Star game in Texas. One thing about Charlie Ward, you can see it in his eye, he has that it factor, Winston said. I saw what he did on the field, he was great. Winston finds himself often compared to Ward arguably the schools most favorite athlete among its fan base. Ward, the 1993 Heisman winner, began his career as a redshirt junior with mixed results before settling into one of the most storied careers in the college game. Its just a new chapter in Florida State history, said junior left tackle Cam Erving, who will have a bulk of the responsibility of keeping the new quarterback safe. He has created his own identity with this team. Winston deflects credit to those around him and describes himself as little more than a cog despite the almost impossible expectations. Its us, instead of me, Winston likes to say. If we can get that us factor, whos going to beat us? Winston didnt nail down the starting assignment until last week after besting redshirt sophomore Jacob Coker, during August drills to claim the starting job for the nationally televised Labor Day opener in the Steel City. We definitely learn from each other, Coker said, adding that when youre playing quarterback at Florida State, youre inheriting a lot of pressure. Especially with the buildup that has surrounded Winston. Page B4 News-SunSunday, September 1, 2013 AMERICAN GOLF CARTS; 7.444"; 6"; Black; sept ads; 0 0 0 3 1 9 8 4 causing them to use their first timeout early on in the set at 7-2. But the run continued as Sebring poured it on to the tune of a 17-4 lead before another timeout was called. Carabella and Corley tried to jump start Lake Placid with a pair of strong scores, and another Corley kill helped narrow the gap to 2315. But they soon ran out of time as the Streaks closed it out. This wasnt unfamiliar territory for the Lady Dragons, who had been down 2-0 two nights earlier, before staging a miraculous comeback and downing Okeechobee in five. And it looked like they may have flipped the switch to join this battle in the early going of the third set, keeping within range into the teens. But at 17-13, Sebring began to pull away, scoring six out of the next 10 to extend it to 23-17 before freshman Cadie OHern smashed a kill that put the finishing touches on the night. It was ugly, Bauder said. They werent talking, moving in slow motion. This was not the same team from last Thursday. We have some girls sick and injured, which has made our practices less productive and it showed on the court tonight. The Streaks traveled to Stuart Saturday to partake in the South Fork Tournament before returning to regularseason action Thursday at DeSoto. Lake Placid has the weekend and early week off before traveling to Lakeland for their first district match of the season against McKeel Academy. News-Sun correspondent Brittany Whittington contributed to this article. Continued from B1 Sebring too much for Dragons Thursday Dan Hoehne/News-Sun Samantha Allison connects with this hit in Sebrings threeset win over Lake Placid Thursday. By PETER ORSI Associated PressHAVANA The Florida Strait, a dangerous stretch of sea full of sharks and jellyfish that is prone to sudden, violent storms, has stubbornly resisted Diana Nyads repeated attempts to conquer it. Yet the Florida-raised endurance athlete was back in the water once again Saturday, launching her fourth bid in three years to become the first person to swim from Cuba to the Florida Keys without a protective shark cage. I admit theres an ego rush, Nyad said. If I three days from now, four days from now am still somehow bringing the arms up and I see the shore ... I am going to have a feeling that no one yet on this planet has ever had. She expects to take about 80 hours to arrive somewhere between Key West and Marathon, more than 110 miles (177 kilometers) from Havana. Nyad, who recently turned 64, tried three times in 2011 and 2012. Her last attempt was cut short amid boat trouble, storms, unfavorable currents and box jellyfish stings that left her face puffy and swollen. She says this will be her final try. She has said the same after previous defeats, but likened those statements to the rash promises of a heartbroken spouse. Every person whos married, the day after they get the divorce they say, Never again! Nyad said. But you need to heal, your heart needs to heal, and pretty soon not all men are bad again. Nyad has spoken of night swimming in particular as a mystical, almost out-of-body experience where she finds herself contemplating the nature of the universe. Still, she acknowledged some might wonder, Why would I come back to a place where maybe Im lucky I didnt die before? The answer is that its a longtime dream shes been unwilling to give up, and she said she shares an em otional bond with Cuba unlike any other place she might have chosen for a marquee swim. Nyad hopes a new silicone mask will protect her from jellyfish at night when they rise to the surface more. Shell also don a full bodysuit, gloves and booties. The kit slows her down, but she believes it will be effective. A35-person support team will accompany her at sea. Equipment that generat es a faint electrical field around her is designed to keep sharks at bay, and she stops from time to time fo r nourishment. Australia n Susie Maroney su ccessfully swam the Strait in 199 7 with a shark cage, which besides providing protection from the predators has a draftin g effect that pulls a swimmer along. Nyad also made an unsuccessful attempt in 1978 with a cage. In 2012, Australian Penny Palfrey swam 79 miles toward Florida without a cage before strong currents forced her to abandon the attempt. This June, her countrywoman Chloe McCardel made it 11 hours and 14 miles before jellyfish stings ended her bid. Amid shouts of Onward! from supporters, Nyad jumped from the seawall of the Hemingway Marina into the warm waters off Havana Saturday morning. My adrenaline is pumping very hard, she said. Which means in one half Im excited. I did all the training. The body is read y. My mind is ready. On the other hand, I admit Im scared. Peter Orsi on Twitter: Nyad tries daunting CubaFlorida swim again Heralded Florida State QB Winston debuts at Pitt MCTphoto The Seminoles are expecting big things from quarterback Jameis Winston. The body is ready. My mind is ready. On the other hand, I admit Im scared.DIANANYAD Distance swimmer


Special to the News-SunORLANDO Madge Stewart, realtor of Brantley Properties, Lake Placid, attended Florida Realtors 97th annual Convention & Trade Expo held Aug. 14-18 at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando. Each year, the Convention & Trade Expo brings Realtors from around the state together to discuss and vote on key issues that shape their profession and state association. In addition to committee meetings, members attend more than 35 educational seminars on effective negotiation, property management, working with global referrals, lead generation, developing a real estate niche and more. One of this years highlights was a general session featuring The Property Brothers twins Drew and Jonathan Scott, stars of such HGTVseries as The Property Brothers, Buying and Selling, and Brother Against Brother. The Scott brothers shared inside stories about what happens on their shows and revealed their secrets for success. Stewart said, They were really interesting and fun. They were also a lot taller than I expected. Convention-goers rocked out with this years theme of We Will Rock Your World. Fun events included A Night in Chicago as the band Brass Transit delivered a concert that was the ultimate Chicago experience. Real estate professionals across Florida also took advantage of this years Trade Expo, featuring more than 150 booths with the latest products, technology and other business tools. This is a good opportunity get information about the newest tools to assist realtors in presenting, staging and selling property, home warranties, mortgage companies, web designs and more. Convention sponsors included: Fifth Third Bank and My Florida Regional MLS in the Heavy Metal level; Chase, TD Bank and PNC Mortgage, Progressive Rock level; Bert Rodgers School of Real Estate, Peoples Trust Insurance Company, UPC Insurance, Folk Rock level; and Chipotle Mexican Grill,, The Company Corporation, Kahn Swick & Foti and Total Title Solutions, Rockabilly level. Florida Realtors, formerly known as the Florida Association of Realtors, serves as the vice for real estate in Florida and provides programs, services, ongoing education, research and legislative representation on its 118,000 members in 63 local boards/ associations throughout Florida. Brantley Properties is a real estate brokerage 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 Cheryl Brantley Davis or Stewart at 465-0881. www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, 2013Page B5 HIGHLANDS LITTLE THEATRE PP; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black; 8/28-9/13; 0 0 0 3 1 9 1 7 STANLEY STEEMER CARPET; 3.639"; 3"; Black; 9/1/13; 0 0 0 3 1 9 8 5 LAKEVIEW PHARMACY; 3.639"; 3"; Black; 11 of 15; 0 0 0 3 1 9 9 2 Business Stwart attends states largest real estate event Courtesy photo Local realtor Madge Stewart met The Property Brothers twins Drew and Jonathan Scott, stars of three HGTV series at the Florida Realtors 97th annual Convention & Trade Expo recently held in Orlando. Special to the News-SunSEBRING Heartland Workforce recently held employer and job seeker Listening sessions throughout the region. Aug. 14 marked the first of a series of planned round table events. Representatives from five local employers, including Highlands County Board of County Commission, Lowes, Scosta Corporation, The Palms of Sebring, and Wells Fargo, presented information to 34 job seekers regarding their business expectations, starting with the application and interview process, and continuing through keeping the job once obtained. The job seekers had the ability to ask questions and speak first hand with these employers, and generally commented that the lively interaction was a fruitful experience. Heartland Workforce will continue to host round table events, workshops, and panel discussions, in an effort to give job seekers the best chance for landing that next job, and employers the best opportunity for hiring the best candidate. Watch for upcoming events. Heartland Workforce is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Heartland Workforce holds listening sessions DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Agrowing season that began unusually wet and cold in the Midwest is finishing hot and dry, renewing worries of drought and its impact on crops. Temperatures soared to records in recent days in parts of the region, reaching nearly 100 degrees in some areas. The heat wave struck many farm states from the Dakotas to Wisconsin, down through Missouri that have seen too little rain this growing season. Its about the worst case scenario we could have with these high temperatures and the lack of water with soil moisture declining, said Roger Elmore, an agronomy professor at Iowa State University. Awet, cool spring delayed planting and slowed crop growth but it also replenished soil moisture in many crop producing states, causing some of last years widespread drought to retreat. The rain stopped in July in many of those states, however, and as the soil dried out, the heat set in and stressed co rn and soybean crops. The southeast Iowa city of Burlington, which is surrounded by corn fields, ha d its wettest spring on record at 19.23 inches of precipitation, nearly 8 inches above normal. Yet its now on track to have its driest summer on record, with only 3.86 inches so far, 8.41 inches below normal. Corn and soybeans have developed enough that weather conditions are not likely to reduce the number of kernels on the corn cob or the seeds in soybean pods. But those kernels and seeds could develop smaller and weigh less, which cou ld reduce the harvest this fall, Elmore said. Midwest hot, dry spell brings back drought worries FLATROCK, Mich. ( AP) For the first t ime, Ford is making its F usion sedan in the U.S. The companys Flat R ock, Mich., plant began m aking the Fusion on T hursday. The plant, w hich is about 25 miles s outh of Detroit, made t he Ford Mustang sports c ar before getting a seco nd shift of 1,400 worke rs to make the Fusion. T he 66-acre plant now h as 3,100 workers. Ford Motor Co. had b een making around 2 50,000 Fusions each y ear at its plant in H ermosillo, Mexico. But t hat wasnt keeping up w ith demand for the hots elling midsize sedan, w hich was revamped last y ear. Sales this year are u p 13 percent to 181,668 t hrough July, making the F usion one of the bests elling cars in the count ry. We could have sold m ore if we had more, J oe Hinrichs, Fords presi dent of the Americas, t old a cheering crowd of w orkers at the plant. With the production at F lat Rock, Ford will be a ble to make 350,000 F usions each year. H inrichs said the cars b eing made Thursday w ould likely be sold w ithin two weeks, a m uch faster rate than the 6 0-day average for the i ndustry. The Flat Rock plant w as built by Mazda M otor Co. in 1987 and b ecame a joint venture w ith Ford in 1992. When F ord and Mazda severed t ies in 2010, the fate of t he Flat Rock plant was u ncertain. This very location w as on the chopping b lock. We didnt even k now if it was going to s tay open, said Jimmy S ettles, the chief Ford n egotiator for the United A uto Workers union. During contract talks w ith the UAWin 2011, F ord agreed to bring F usion production to Flat R ock. While Ford will h ave to pay U.S. workers m ore compared with M exico, where workers m ake $2 to $3 an hour, t he wage difference isnt a s high as it once was. In 2007, the UAW a greed that new hires c ould be paid at half the r ate as veteran workers. A ll but around 150 of the 1 ,400 workers making t he Fusion are new and m ake $15.78 per hour, t he company said. That c ompares with an hourly w age of $28.50 for vetera n workers at the same p lant. Hinrichs wouldnt c omment on the profit F ord will make on the U .S.-built Fusions. Ford isnt the only c ompany that has moved w ork back to the U.S. b ecause of the lower w age rates. General M otors Co. moved prod uction of its Sonic subc ompact to Michigan f rom South Korea in 2 011. Hinrichs said Ford has n ow hired 75 percent of t he 12,000 hourly worke rs it promised to hire by 2 015. Settles hinted that t he company might even h ire more to keep up with g rowing demand. Ford to make Fusion in US for first time Classified ads get results! Call 314-9876 News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013 Page B5


Page B6News-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, lindsey's wish; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, lyndsey's wish; 0 0 0 3 1 9 7 4 biz spotlight; 5.542"; 8"; Black plus three; process, heartland biz spotlig; 0 0 0 3 1 9 7 5 HEARTLAND WORKFORCE; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, 9/1,8; 0 0 0 3 1 9 9 4 Did you know that the m ocking bird is Floridas s tate bird? In a 1927 legislat ive session by way of S enate Concurrent R esolution Number 3, the m ocking bird was deemed t he representative bird for F lorida. Mockingbirds are known f or their ability to imitate s ounds that they hear. In f act, in addition to their u ncanny ability to replicate t he songs of other birds, they c an make sounds similar to a c ats meow, a dogs bark, a f rogs chirping and even a h umans vocals. It has been s aid that they can even m imic some mechanical n oises such as a fence gate s queaking. Throughout their l ife, they continue to acquire n ew sounds. They are avid s ingers and may continue w ell into the night with their v arying sounds. Mockingbirds are not as c olorful as many other songb irds. They are generally g ray on their backs and u pper body with white u nderneath. Usually they g row to be about 10 inches l ong and can have a fairly l arge wingspan of about 15 i nches. Besides their mimicking a bilities, mocking birds are k nown for their aggressive b ehavior. These birds are e xtremely territorial and t heir belligerent conduct is u sually because they are protecting their nests. Both the female and male construct the nest of twigs, roots, grass and other items they can find. The couple will usually begin to fabricate the nests in February or March. The area of choice is in a shrub or short tree. The mother bird can lay anywhere from three to six eggs and sometimes uses more than one nest. The eggs are usually a light bluish green with lots of brown spots. Mockingbirds will generally raise more than one batch of babies each year. In fact, they can lay as many as three times annually. While the mother bird is incubating the new eggs, the father will take care of the new fledglings that hatched previously. Mockingbirds have been known to mate for life and are usually monogamous. Both parents share in the rearing of young. As with other species of birds, the female incubates the eggs while the male hunts for food and keeps predators at bay. Mockingbirds dine on both meat and vegetation. They are omnivorous and consume bugs, bees, worms, lizards, butterflies, fruits and seeds. This quality makes the bird useful to humans by keeping the creepy-crawly bugs to a minimum. They also help to propagate many varieties of fruits by consuming them and spreading the seeds to other areas. Fortunately, mockingbirds easily adapt to urban situations. In fact, they can often be seen on a freshly mowed lawn seeking insects and worms. Since they are not particularly shy and timid, these birds tend to thrive in areas where other species may not. Mockingbirds have even been known to attack humans and chase them around in an effort to protect nests and territory. If you would like to attract these amazing birds to your yard, place a feeder with fruit, suet or mealworms where you can have a good view of it. But be aware that these feisty birds may chase other birds and critters away. 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. The Northern Mockingbird is Floridas State Bird Courtesy photo Mockingbirds are known for their ability to imitate sounds that they hear. In fact, in addition to their uncanny ability to replicate the songs of other birds, they can make sounds similar to a cats meow, a dogs bark, a frogs chirping and even a humans vocals. News From The Watershed Corine Burgess Page B6 News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013


By ROD LEWIS News-Sun correspondentSEBRING Highlands L ittle Theatre finishes its t wo comedies for the summ er lineup with Lend Me A T enor at the Blackman S tage Sept. 11-22. The play w ill be directed by Allan G rosman, who directed The D iary of Anne Frank last y ear. This is a madcap comedy i n the vein of the Marx B rothers and Frank Capra of t he 1930s with mistaken i dentities, slammed doors a nd a very fast pace, says G rosman. The trick to this p iece is the timing. There are e ight bold characters, great r omance in the characters a nd each has a strong drive t o get what they want. One example is the chara cter of Sanders, who is p layed by Pete Pollard and is t he general manager of the Cleveland Opera Guild where the play is set. He is like a boy in a dike who has to use his hands and his feet to keep everything plugged, which is typical of 1930s style. In the play, world famous Italian opera singer Tito Merelli, also known as Il Stependo, is to perform Guiseppe Verdis Otello. Max, who is Sanders assistant, and Maggie Sanders, who is the daughter of Sanders and sometimes girlfriend of Max, complicate matters. Max wants to be a great singer and Maggie is secretly in love with Merelli and hides in the closet of the hotel to get his autograph. Merellis wife, Maria, discovers Maggie in the closet and assumes that he is being unfaithful. She writes a note stating that she is leaving and goes. In the meantime, Merelli accidentally takes too much tranquilizer and falls fast asleep. Before he takes his nap, however, he has time to give Max a singing lesson. When it is time for Max to wake Merelli, he is unresponsive because of the tranquilizer. When Max sees the note, he thinks Merelli is dead and tells Saunders, who sees his career flying out the window and decides that he must act to save his career and reputation. He dresses Max to look like Merelli, and tells him that he must perform in Merellis place. No one will know the difference, or will they? What happens next is a series of mistaken identities, slamming doors and utter confusion. Will Merelli wak e up in time to sing in the opera or will Max take his place? Will Maggie get her autograph? Will Sanders save his career? Will Maria make up with Merelli? Will there be a happily ever after to the story? To answer the se questions, you will have to see the play. Upcoming productions at the HLTinclude: Little Shop of Horrors coming in November, On Golden Pond will be performed in January, The Fox On The Fairway will be opening in March, The Wizard of Oz will be the July offering and Bus Stop will round out the 2013-2014 series. For tickets to Lend Me A Tenor or any of the performances, contact Highlands Little Theatre Bo x Office at 382-2525 or stop by at 356 West Center Avenue, Sebring to place your order. www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, 2013Page B7 E.O. KOCH CONSTRUCTION CO.; 5.542"; 4"; Black plus three; process, 9/1/13 p/u; 0 0 0 3 1 9 8 7 DR. SEVIGNY, MARK; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, buy 3 get 1 special; 0 0 0 3 2 0 2 0 BROWN, JEN; 5.542"; 10.5"; Black plus three; process, buy 3 get 1 special; 0 0 0 3 2 0 2 2 HLT gearing up for Lend Me A Tenor Rod Lewis/News-Sun The set of Lend Me a Tenor awaits the cast on the Highlands Little Theatre stage. Comedy debuts Sept. 11 NEWORLEANS (AP) A painting by a 37-year-old L ouisiana primate who a pplies color with his tongue i nstead of a brush has been d eemed the finest chimp anzee art in the land. Brent, a retired laboratory a nimal, was the top vote-gett er in an online chimp art c ontest organized by the H umane Society of the U nited States, which a nnounced the results T hursday. He won $10,000 f or the Chimp Haven sanctua ry in northwest Louisiana. AChimp Haven spokeswoman said Brent was unavailable for comment Thursday. I think hes asleep, Ashley Gordon said. But as the society said on its website, The votes are in, so let the pant hooting begin! pant hooting being the characteristic call of an excited chimp. Five other sanctuaries around the country competed, using paintings created during enrichment sessions, which can include any of a wide variety of activities and playthings. Chimpanzee researcher Jane Goodall chose her favorite from photographs she was sent. That painting, by Cheetah, a male at Save the Chimps in Fort Pierce, Fla., won $5,000 as Goodalls choice and another $5,000 for winning second place in online voting, Humane Society spokeswoman Nicole Ianni said. Ripley from the Center for Great Apes in Wauchula, Fla., won third place and $2,500. More than 27,000 people voted, Ianni said in a news release. Louisiana chimpanzee wins first prize in art contest News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013 Page B7


Page B8News-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, P l a c e s t o W o r s h i p i s a p a i d a d v e r t i s e m e n t i n t h e N e w s S u n t h a t i s p u b l i s h e d F r i d a y a n d S u n d a y T o f i n d o u t m o r e i n f o r m a t i o n o n h o w t o p l a c e a l i s t i n g i n t h i s d i r e c t o r y c a l l t h e N e w s S u n a t 3 8 5 6 1 5 5 e x t 5 9 6 A N G L I C A N N e w L i f e A n g l i c a n F e l l o w s h i p 10 N. Main Ave. (Womans Club), Lake Placid, FL 33852. Rev. Susan Rhodes, Deacon in Charge, (863) 243-3191; Sunday Worship, 10 a.m. Teaching, Holy Communion, Music, Fellowship, Healing Prayer. Pastoral and Spiritual.A S S E M B L Y O F G O D C h r i s t F e l l o w s h i p C h u r c h ( A s s e m b l y o f G o d ) 2935 New Life Way. Bearing His Name; Preaching His Doctrine; and Awaiting His Coming. Worshiping 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. F i r s t A s s e m b l y o f G o d 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.B A P T I S T A v o n P a r k L a k e s B a p t i s t C h u r c h 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. B e t h a n y B a p t i s t C h u r c h ( G A R B C ) We are located at the corner of SR17 and C17A (truck route) in Avon Park. Join us Sunday morning at 9:00 AM for coffee and doughnuts, followed with Sunday School for all ages at 9:30. Sunday morning worship service begins at 10:30 a.m., andevening worship service is at 6 p.m. On Wednesdays, the Word of Life teen ministry and the Catylist class (20's+) begin at 6:30 PM. The adult Bible and Prayer Time begins at 7 p.m. For more information go to or call the church office at 863-452-1136. F a i t h M i s s i o n a r y B a p t i s t C h u r c h 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. F e l l o w s h i p B a p t i s t C h u r c h 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: 4534256. Fax: 453-6986. E-mail: office@apfellow; Web site, www.apfellow F i r s t B a p t i s t C h u r c h o f A v o n P a r k 100 N. Lake Ave., Avon Park, FL 453-6681. Rev. Jon Beck, pastor; Rev. Johnattan Soltero, Hispanic pastor; Joy Loomis, director of music. Sunday Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; Worship, 10:45 a.m.; Childrens Church, 10:45 a.m.; Youth, 4:30 p.m.; Evening Worship, 6 p.m. Nursery provided for both services. Wednesday Wednesday Night Supper, 5:15 p.m.; Childrens Choir, 5:45 p.m.; Youth Activities, 6 p.m.; Prayer Meeting/Bible Study, 6 p.m.; Worship Choir Practice, 6 p.m.; Mission Programs for Children, 6:45 p.m. Hispanic Services: Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship service at 11 a.m. Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m. To watch services online, go to the website at In the heart of Avon Park, for the hearts of Avon Park. F i r s t B a p t i s t C h u r c h o f L a k e J o s e p h i n e 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. 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. F i r s t B a p t i s t C h u r c h o f L a k e P l a c i d Knowing Gods Heart and Sharing Gods Hope, 119 E. Royal Palm St., Lake Placid, FL 33852 (863) 465-3721, Website: Email: Sunday services Traditional Service 9 a.m., Contemporary Service 10:30 a.m. Link Groups at 9 and 10:30 a..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 F i r s t B a p t i s t C h u r c h o f L o r i d a 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 655-1878. F i r s t B a p t i s t C h u r c h S e b r i n g 200 E. Center Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. Telephone: 385-5154. Rev. Matthew D. Crawford, senior pastor; Rev. Nuno Norberto, associate pastor, minister of music and senior adults; and Dixie Kreulen, preschool director. 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. Call 385-4704. Website F l o r i d a A v e n u e B a p t i s t C h u r c h 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. I n d e p e n d e n t B a p t i s t C h u r c h 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, missionminded, King James Bible Church. Larry Ruse, pastor. Phone 655-1899. Bus transportation. L e i s u r e L a k e s B a p t i s t C h u r c h 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 6990671 for more information. M a r a n a t h a B a p t i s t C h u r c h ( G A R B C ) 35 Maranatha Blvd., Sebring, FL 33870 (A half mile east of Highlands Avenue on Arbuckle Creek Road.) Sunday School, 9 a.m.; Morning Worship, 10:15 a.m.; Evening Service, 6 p.m. Mid-week service, Wednesday, 6 p.m. Daily Prayer and Bible Study, 8 a.m., Hamman Hall. Pastor Gerald Webber and Associate Pastors Don Messenger and Ted Ertle. Phone 382-4301. P a r k w a y F r e e W i l l B a p t i s t C h u r c h 3413 Sebring Parkway, Sebring, FL 33870. Welcome to the church where the Son always shines. Sunday School, 10 a.m.; Morning Worship, 11 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship, 6 p.m.; and Wednesday Evening Worship, 7 p.m. End-of-theMonth-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. S p a r t a R o a d B a p t i s t C h u r c h ( S B C ) 4400 Sparta Road. Rev. Mark McDowell, Pastor. 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 382-0869. S o u t h s i d e B a p t i s t C h u r c h ( G A R B C ) 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-ofhearing. Office phone, 385-0752. S p r i n g L a k e B a p t i s t C h u r c h Where the Bible is Always Open. Pastor Richard Schermerhorn, 7408 Valencia Road; 6552610. Assistant Pastor Ronald Smith, 386-1610. On U.S. 98 at the Spring Lake Village II entrance. Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. for all ages; Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship, 6 p.m. Wednesday Mid-week Bible Study and Prayer Service, 6:30 p.m. Nursery available for all services. S u n r i d g e B a p t i s t C h u r c h ( S B C ) 3704 Valerie Blvd. (U.S. 27 and Valerie, across from Florida Hospital), Sebring. Tim Finch, pastor. Sunday School, 9;30 a.m.; Sunday Morning Worship, 10:45 a.m.; and Sunday Evening Service, 6 p.m. Wednesday: Prayer, Bible Study, and Youth, 6:30 p.m.Nursery provided. For information, call 382-3695.C A T H O L I C O u r L a d y o f G r a c e C a t h o l i c C h u r c h 595 E. 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 (September to May) are 9-10:20 a.m. Sunday for grades K through 5th. Grades 6th through Youth Bible Study are from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Youth Nights grades 9th and up, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday. S t C a t h e r i n e C a t h o l i c C h u r c h 820 Hickory St., Sebring. Parrish office/mailing address: 882 Bay St., Sebring, FL 33870, 385-0049, 385-6762 (Spanish); fax, 385-5169; email,; website, School Office/Mailing, Principal Dr. Anna V. Adam, 747 S. Franklin St., Sebring, FL 33870; 385-7300; fax, 385-7310; email School office hours 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Clergy: Very Rev. Jos Gonzlez, V.F., or 385-0049; Parochial Vicar, Rev. Victor Caviedes, 385-3993; Assisting Priest (retired), Rev. J. Peter Sheehan; Decons, Rev. Mr. James R. McGarry and Rev. Mr. Max M. Severe. WEEKEND MASS SCHEDULE: Saturday: 4 p.m.; Sunday 8 and 10 a.m., 12 p.m. (Spanish), 5 p.m. (Holy Family Youth Center), every third Sunday of the month at 2 p.m. (French Mass). Daily Mass: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. and 12 p.m. Saturday at 9 a.m. Sacrament of Reconcilliation: 7:15-7:45 a.m. first Friday, 2:30-3:15 p.m. Saturday and 99:45 a.m. Sunday. Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. S t J a m e s C a t h o l i c C h u r c h 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.C H R I S T I A N C o r n e r s t o n e C h r i s t i a n C h u r c h (Saxon Hall)1850 US 27 South, Avon Park, FL 33825. Love Christ Love People. Bill Raymond, Preaching Minister. Jon Carter, Music Minister. Sunday, 9 a.m. Bible Study; 10 a.m. Worship; Communion available each week. Wednesday, 7 p.m. Home Fellowship Group. For more information call 453-8929 or 449-0203. E a s t s i d e C h r i s t i a n C h u r c h 101 Peace Ave., Lake Placid, FL 33852 (two miles east of U.S. 27 on County Road 621), 465-7065. Ray Culpepper, senior pastor. Sunday: Bible classes, 9 a.m.; Worship 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! S e b r i n g C h r i s t i a n C h u r c h 4514 Hammock Road, Sebring, FL 33872. Tod Schwingel, Preacher; Josh Knabel (812618-7118), 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 382-6676. F i r s t C h r i s t i a n C h u r c h ( D i s c i p l e s o f C h r i s t ) 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.C H R I S T I A N & M I S S I O N A R Y A L L I A N C E The A l l i a n c e C h u r c h o f S e b r i n g 4451 Sparta Road, Sebring, FL 33875. Call 382-1343. Rev. Steve Hagen, pastor. Sunday services: Sunday School meets at 9:30 a.m.; Sunday Morning Worship Service meets at 10:30 a.m.; Sunday Evening Bible Study meets at 6 p.m. (off site); Wednesday Prayer Gathering meets at 6 p.m.C H R I S T I A N S C I E N C E C h r i s t i a n S c i e n c e C h u r c h 154 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 Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy are our only preachers. All are welcome to come and partake of the comfort, guidance, support and healing found in the lessonsermons.C H U R C H O F B R E T H R E N C h u r c h o f t h e B r e t h r e n 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.C H U R C H O F C H R I S T A v o n P a r k C h u r c h o f C h r i s t 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. L a k e P l a c i d C h u r c h o f C h r i s t 1069 Hwy 27 North, Lake Placid, FL 33852. Mailing address is P.O. Box 1440, Lake Placid, FL 33862. Sunday morning worship is at 10 a.m. Sunday evening worship is 6 p.m. Bible class 9 a.m. Sundays and Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. All are invited to join us. For more information, call the church at 863-465-4636 or visit the website S e b r i n g P a r k w a y C h u r c h o f C h r i s 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. C H U R C H O F G O D C h u r c h o n t h e R i d g e Church of God, Anderson, Ind.; 1130 State Road 17 North, Sebring, FL 33870. Worship Service Sunday, 10 a.m.; Bible Study and Prayer, Wednesday, 7 p.m. Pastor Dr. Collet Varner, (863) 382-0773.C H U R C H O F N A Z A R E N E F i r s t C h u r c h o f t h e N a z a r e n e o f A v o n P a r k P.O. Box 1118., AvonPark, FL 33825-1118. 707 W. Main St. Randall Rupert, Pastor. Sunday: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. for all ages; morning worship at 10:45 a.m.; and evening service at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening service is at 7 p.m. with special services for children and adults. Special services once a month for seniors (Prime Time) and Ladies ministries. If you need any more information, call 453-4851. L a k e P l a c i d C h u r c h o f t h e N a z a r e n e o f L a k e P l a c i d 512 W. Interlake Blvd., Lake Placid, FL 33852. Adult Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; Morning worship, 10:45 a.m.; Wednesday evening: All church meal, 6 p.m.; Christian Life Study, 6:45 p.m. Winter Life groups pending. Call 4461339. Pastor Tim Taylor.C H U R C H E S O F C H R I S T I N C H R I S T I A N U N I O N C o m m u n i t y B i b l e C h u r c h C h u r c h e s o f C h r i s t i n C h r i s t i a n U n i o n (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 prayer service, 7 p.m. Children and youth activities at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Everyone is welcome, please come worship with us. Tom Schwankweiler, Pastor. Phone 453-6052.PLACESTOWORSHIP S potifyMost streamed tracks 1. Avicii, Wake Me Up ( Universal) 2. Jay-Z, Holy Grail (Roc N ation) 3. Robin Thicke, Blurred L ines (Star Trak L LC/Interscope) 4. Katy Perry, Roar ( Capitol) 5. Lorde, Royals ( Republic Records) 6. Miley Cyrus, We Cant S top (RCA Records) 7. Imagine Dragons, Radioactive ( KIDinaKORNER/Interscope R ecords) 8. Lady Gaga, Applause ( Interscope) 9. Capital Cities, Safe and S ound (Capitol) 10. Macklemore & Ryan L ewis feat. Ray Dalton, Cant H old Us (Macklemore) Most viral tracks 1. Lorde, Royals (Lava M usic/Republic Records) 2. Ariana Grande and N athan Sykes, Almost Is Never Enough (Republic Records) 3. Miley Cyrus, Wrecking Ball (RCA Records) 4. Klingande, Jubel (Klingande) 5. HAIM, The Wire (Columbia) 6. Drake, Hold On, Were Going Home (Cash Money Records) 7. John Mayer featuring Katy Perry, Who You Love (Columbia) 8. Katy Perry, Roar (Capitol) 9. Cage the Elephant, Come A Little Closer (RCA) 10. John Legend, All of Me (Columbia) ITunesTop songs 1. Roar, Katy Perry 2. Blurred Lines (feat. T.I. & Pharrell), Robin Thicke 3. Wake Me Up, Avicii 4. Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake), JAY Z 5. Applause, Lady Gaga 6. Royals, Lorde 7. We Cant Stop, Miley Cyrus 8. Thats My Kind of Night, Luke Bryan 9. Radioactive, Imagine Dragons 10. Safe and Sound, Capital Cities Top albums 1. Paradise Valley, John Mayer 2. Crash My Party, Luke Bryan 3. Doris, Earl Sweatshirt 4. Three Kings, TGT 5. The Walking in Between, Ben Rector 6. Trap Lord, A$AP Ferg 7. Teen Beach Movie (Soundtrack), Various Artists 8. Magna Carta... Holy Grail, JAY Z 9. Songs From St. Somewhere, Jimmy Buffett 10. Unorthodox Jukebox, Bruno Mars iPhone & iPad AppsTop Paid iPhone Apps 1. Asphalt 8: Airborne, Gameloft 2. Minecraft Pocket Edition, Mojang 3. PicPlayPost, Flambe Studios LLC 4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 5. Pixel Gun 3D Block World Pocket Survival Shooter with Skins Maker for minecraft (PC edition) & Multiplayer, Alex Krasnov 6. Pimp Your Screen, Apalon 7. NFL Fantasy Football Cheat Sheet 2013, NFL Enterprises LLC 8. AfterLight, Simon Filip 9. Flipagram Turn your Instagram photos into fun, captivating video slideshows, Flipagram LLC 10. Free Music Download Pro Mp3 Downloader, ASPS Apps Top Free iPhone Apps 1. Plants vs. Zombies 2, PopCap 2. Candy Crush Saga, Limited 3. Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders, Atypical Games 4. Colormania Guess the Colors, Genera Mobile 5. YouTube, Google, Inc. 6. ESPN Fantasy Football, ESPN 7. Vine, Vine Labs, Inc. 8. Despicable Me: Minion Rush, Gameloft 9. Instagram, Burbn, Inc. 10. Gold Diggers, Gamistry Top Paid iPad Apps 1. Asphalt 8: Airborne, Gameloft 2. Notability, Ginger Labs 3. Minecraft Pocket Edition, Mojang 4. NFL Fantasy Football Cheat Sheet 2013 for iPad, NFL Enterprises LLC 5. Pages, Apple Top Free iPad Apps 1. Plants vs. Zombies 2, PopCap 2. Disney Infinity: Action!, Disney 3. Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders, Atypical Games 4. Animal Voyage: Island Adventure, Pocket Gems, Inc. 5. Candy Crush Saga, Limited T he Lists Page B8 News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013


www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, 2013Page B9 E P I S C O P A L S t A g n e s E p i s c o p a l C h u r c h 3840 Lakeview Drive, Sebring, FL 33870. Father Scott Walker. Sunday Services: Holy Eucharist Rite I 7:45 a.m., Holy Eucharist Rite II 10 a.m. Midweek service on Wednesday at 6 p.m. Sunday School for all ages at 9 a.m. The nursery is open 8:45 a.m. until 15 minutes after the 10 a.m. service ends. Wednesday: Adult Bible study, 9:30 a.m. Visitors are always welcome. Church office 385-7649, for more information. S t F r a n c i s o f A s s i s i A n g l i c a n E p i s c o p a l C h u r c h 43 Lake June Road, Lake Placid, FL 33852. Phone: 465-0051. Rev. Elizabeth L. Nelson, Rector. Worship: Sunday, 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday Bible study at 9:15 a.m. Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday Worship 6 p.m. and Thursday 9 a.m. Holy Communion with Healing. Call the thrift store for hours open 699-0221.E V A N G E L I C A L F R E E C H U R C H O F A M E R I C A T h e C h u r c h o f t h e W a y E F C A 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: thewaychurch@ Web site: www.TheWayChurch.orgG R A C E B R E T H R E N G r a c e B r e t h r e n C h u r c h 3626 Thunderbird Road, (863) 835-0869. 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 City Childrens Ministry throughout all services, and there are variosu other classes for teens, married couples, primetimers, and Bible studies in Spanish. Kid City Day Care, Preschool and AfterSchool Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.-6 p.m. (For registration call: 385-3111). Check us out on the Web at .I N D E P E N D E N T F i r s t C h r i s t i a n C h u r c h 1016 W. Camphor St., Avon Park, FL 33825; (863) 453-5334; on the Web at 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.I N T E R D E N O M I N A T I O N A L W o r l d H a r v e s t a n d R e s t o r a t i o n M i n i s t r i e s (non-denominational) 2200 N. Avon Blvd., AvonPark, FL 33825. Phone: 452-9777 or 453-3771. 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.L U T H E R A N A t o n e m e n t L u t h e r a n C h u r c h ( E L C A ) 1178 S.E. Lakeview Drive., Sebring. David Thoresen will be the Spiritual Leader every Sunday for the next two months. Jim Helwig, organist. Worship service with the Holy Eucharist is at 9:30 a.m. every Sunday. Birthday Sunday is the first Sunday of each month after the service. Council meeting is on the first Tuesday of each month. WELCA meets at noon second Tuesday of the month with a light lunch. Labyrinth Prayer Garden is open to the public 24 hours a day, seven days a week. When in need of prayers or to talk to God, come to the Garden. Come and grow with us; we would love to meet you and your family. Dont worry about how you look. Jesus went to the temple in a robe and sandals. Quilting classes every Monday at 6 p.m. Looking for quilters or people willing to learn. Call 840-3303. C h r i s t L u t h e r a n C h u r c h A v o n P a r k L C M S 1320 County Road 64, 1/2 mile east of Avon Park High School past the four-way stop sign. 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 (863) 471-2663 or see F a i t h L u t h e r a n C h u r c h L C M S 2740 Lakeview Dr, Sebring Church phone: 385-7848 Faith Child Development Center: 3853232. Summer Sunday Worship Service: 10 a.m. Communion served 1st, 3rd & 5th Sunday. Sunday School & Bible Classes: 9:00 a.m. Worship Svc. Broadcast at 10 a.m. on WITS 1340AM each Sunday. Educational opportunities include weekly adult Bible studies, Faiths Closet Thrift Store (385-2782) is open from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. All are warmly welcome in the Family of Faith. G o o d S h e p h e r d L u t h e r a n C h u r c h ( A A L C ) A m e r i c a n A s s o c i a t i o n o f L u t h e r a n C h u r c h e s 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. N e w L i f e E v a n g e l i c a l L u t h e r a n C h u r c h 3725 Hammock Road, a Congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod (ELS) in fellowship with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS). Sunday Worship at 10 a.m.; Bible Study, 9 a.m. For more information, call Pastor Luke Willitz at 385-2293 or visit the Web site at R e s u r r e c t i o n L u t h e r a n C h u r c h E L C A 324 E. Main St., at Memorial Drive, Avon Park. Pastor Rev. John C. Grodzinski. Sunday worship at 8 and 10:30 a.m.; Sunday School at 9:15 a.m. Fragrance Free Service Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Open Communion celebrated at all services. Gods Work, Our Hands. T r i n i t y L u t h e r a n C h u r c h L C M S 25 Lakeview St., Lake Placid, FL 33852; 4655253. The Rev. Richard A. Norris, pastor; Susan C. Norris, Trinity Tots Pre-School 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. NonTraditional 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 Preschool, Youth Group activities (call for meeting times and dates). Visit us online at: .N O N D E N O M I N A T I O N A L B i b l e F e l l o w s h i p C h u r c h 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: Children, ages 4 yrs through 5th grade, 6 p.m.; Youth, 6-7:30 p.m.; Prayer time, 6:15 p.m. Todd Patterson, pastor; Andy McQuaid, associate pastor. Web site Church office 385-1024. C a l v a r y C h u r c h 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. C h r i s t i a n T r a i n i n g M i n i s t r i e s I n c 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, Casey L. Downing, associate minister, Church phone: 314-0482. Web site: www. ctm C r o s s r o a d s o f L i f e 148 E. Interlake Blvd., Lake Placid, FL 33852; Tel. 863655-9163. The place of your Divine appointment. We expect our supernatural God to transform our lives through His power and grace. Come, learn of His plan and destiny for you. With His plan we receive His provision along with His perfect timing and opportunity. What you have longed for, but have been missing, can now be received. The direction you have been thirsty for will suddenly quench your parched soul. Come to experience what you have been missing for so long empowerment in every area of life. We teach, train and send forth to win souls. You dont speak English no problema. We have a Spanish interpreter. We look forward to fellowship and worship with you at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. Pastoers Gil and Rosa Benton (Faith Never Fails). G r a c e B i b l e C h u r c h 4541 Thunderbird Road, (second church on left) Sebring, FL 33872. Phone, 382-1085. Dustin Woods, lead pastor. Saturday Worship, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, 9 and 11 a.m. Monday, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Wednesday, Childrens & Youth Programs, 6 p.m.; Wednesday, 8:30 p.m., College Ministry. F a i t h C e n t e r W e s t M i n i s t r y Restoring Lives, Families &Communities. In the Banyan Plaza at 2349 U.S. 27 South, Sebring, FL 33870. Pastors Leroy and JoAnn Taylor the public to worship on Sundays at 11 a.m. for Praise & Worship and on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. for Bible study and prayer. Children classes are available for all services. Ministries for youth, men and women are held throughout the month. Please attend these Spiritfilled services. Moving Forward in Unity. Church office, 385-1800 or 655-2748. H i g h l a n d s C o m m u n i t y C h u r c h 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 402-1684; Pastor Bruce A. Linhart. N e w B e g i n n i n g s C h u r c h o f S e b r i n g worshiping at The Morris Chapel, 307 S. Commerce Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. Pastor Gary Kindle. Bible study every Sunday, 9 a.m. Blended Church Service, 10:15 a.m. Phone (863) 835-2405. Begin your week with us. T h e L o r d s S e n t i n e l F e l l o w s h i p C h u r c h 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 U n i o n C h u r c h 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: 453-3345. Web page at U n i t y L i f e E n r i c h m e n t C e n t r e new location, 10417 Orange Blossom Blvd. S., Sebring, FL 33875; 471-1122; e-mail Web site, 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. P R E S B Y T E R I A N C o v e n a n t P r e s b y t e r i a n C h u r c h ( P C A ) 4500 Sun N Lake Blvd., Sebring, 338722113. Pastor Tom Schneider. A Congregation of the Presbyterian Church in America. Sunday morning worship: Traditional service, 10:30 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.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; email: ; Web site: Office hours: 8:30-12:30 a.m. Monday-Friday. F i r s t P r e s b y t e r i a n C h u r c h A R P 215 E. Circle St., (two entrances on LaGrande), AvonPark, 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; Children Ministry and Youth Group, 6 p.m. each Friday; 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. F i r s t P r e s b y t e r i a n C h u r c h A R P 319 Poinsettia Ave., Sebring, FL 33870. 3850107. Email:, Rev. Darrell A. Peer, pastor. Sunday School, all ages, 9:30 a.m.; Worship Service, 11 a.m. Youth Group (middle school and high school age), 3:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Wednesday: Adult Bible Study, 10:30 a.m. Nursery available during worship. Call the church office for more information and other classes. F i r s t P r e s b y t e r i a n C h u r c h A R P, 117 N. Oak Ave., Lake Placid, 465-2742. The Rev. Ray Cameron, senior pastor; the Rev. Drew Severance, associate pastor. Sunday Traditional Worship, 9 a.m.; Contemporary Worship, 11 a.m.; Sunday School, 10:10 a.m. Wednesday evenings: Adult small group Bible Study 7 p.m. (Nursery available), Youth Group 6-12th grades) 7 p.m., nursery and childrens ministry, 7 p.m. Family Biblical Counseling available by appointment. S p r i n g L a k e P r e s b y t e r i a n C h u r c h ( U S A ) 5887 U.S. 98, Sebring, FL 33876. Sunday School, 9 a.m.; Worship Service, 10 a.m. Session meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Thursday of the month, September throughJune. Board of Deacons meet at 5:30 p.m. first Monday of the month. Choir rehearses at 7 p.m. each Wednesday, September through April. Presbyterian Women meet at 10 a.m. the third Thursday of the month. Organist: Richard Wedig. Choir Director: Suzan Wedig. Church phone, 655-0713; e-mail,, Web site, E V E N T H D A Y A D V E N T I S T A v o n P a r k S e v e n t h d a y A d v e n t i s t C h u r c h 1410 West Avon Blvd., Avon Park. Phone: 453-6641 or e-mail:, Sabbath School, 9:30 a.m Saturday. Church Service 10:45 a.m. Saturday. Wednesday prayer meeting 7 p.m. Community Service hours on Tuesday and Thursday is from 9:00 a.m. till 2 p.m. A sale takes place the first Sunday of each month. Senior Pastor Frank Gonzalez. Walker Memorial Academy Christian School offering education for kindergarten through 12th grades. ALL ARE WELCOME. Associate Pastor is Ryan Amos. Website is S e b r i n g S e v e n t h D a y A d v e n t i s t C h u r c h 2106 N. State Road 17, Sebring; 3852438. 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 Nathan Madrid.T H E C H U R C H O F L A T T E R D A Y S A I N T S T h e C h u r c h o f J e s u s C h r i s t o f L a t t e r D a y S a i n t s 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) 382-1822. Sunday Services: Sacrament Meeting, 10-11:10 a.m.; Gospel Doctrine, 11:20 a.m. to noon; Priesthood/Relief Society, 12:10-1p.m.; Primary for children, 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Youth Activities: Wednesdays, 78:20 p.m. Scouts: first and third Wednesday, 7-8:20 p.m. Activity Days: 811 yr old Boys and Girls, second and fourth Wednesdays, 7-8:20 p.m.T H E S A L V A T I O N A R M Y T h e S a l v a t i o n A r m y C e n t e r f o r W o r s h i p 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, visit the Web site or call Major Bruce Stefanik at 385-7548, ext. 110. U N I T E D M E T H O D I S T F i r s t U n i t e d M e t h o d i s t C h u r c h 105 S. Pine St., Sebring,FL 33870. The Rev. A.C. Bryant, pastor. Traditional Worship Service at 8:10 and 10:50 a.m. in the sanctuary, Contemporary Worship in the FLC at 9:30 a.m. Sunday School at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Methodist Youth Fellowship at 5:30 p.m. Sundays with Rick Heilig, youth director. The 10:55 a.m. Sunday worship service is broadcast over WITS 1340 on AM dial. There is a nursery available at all services. F i r s t U n i t e d M e t h o d i s t C h u r c h 200 S. Lake Ave., Avon Park, FL 33825. (863) 453-3759, Devon Jarrett, Pastor. Sunday School 9 a.m., Worship 10:30 a.m. Bible study every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Visit us at our church website: M e m o r i a l U n i t e d M e t h o d i s t C h u r c h 500 Kent Ave., (overlooking Lake Clay) Lake Placid, FL, 33852. Rev. Tim Haas, pastor. Rev. Claude H.L. Burnett, pastoral assistant. Rev. Jerry McCauley, visitation pastor. Sunday worship services: Worship Service, 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Loving nursery care provided every Sunday morning. Youth Fellowship, 5 p.m. We offer Christ-centered Sunday school classes, youth programs, Bible studies, book studies and Christian fellowship. We are a congregation that wants to know Christ and make Him known. Check out our church website at or call the church office at 465-2422. Lakeview Christian School, VPK to Grade 5, 4650313. S t J o h n U n i t e d M e t h o d i s t C h u r c h 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. S p r i n g L a k e U n i t e d M e t h o d i s t C h u r c h 8170 Cozumel Lane, (Hwy 98) Sebring. 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.U N I T E D C H U R C H O F C H R I S T E m m a n u e l U n i t e d C h u r c h o f C h r i s t 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 all-inclusive. Were at the corner of Hammock and Hope. Choir and Bell Choir practice on Wednesday; Bible studies throughout the week. 471-1999; sebringemmanuel T he Lists T elevisionNielson Ratings Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 19-25. Listings include the weeks ranking and viewership. 1. Under the Dome, CBS, 10.64 million. 2. Duck Dynasty, A&E, 10.07 million. 3. Video Music Awards, MTV, 10.066 million. 4. Americas Got Talent (Wednesday, 9 p.m.), NBC, 9.35 million. 5. Minutes, CBS, 8.67 million. 6. Americas Got Talent (Tuesday), NBC, 8.52 million. 7. NFL Exhibition: Minnesota vs. San Francisco, NBC, 8.18 million. 8. NCIS, CBS, 7.95 million. 9. NFL Exhibition: Seattle vs. Green Bay, CBS, 7.68 million. 10. The Big Bang Theory, CBS, 7.38 million. 11. Big Brother 15 (Sunday), CBS, 7.17 million. 12. Two and a Half Men, CBS, 6.86 million. 13. Unforgettable, CBS, 6.8 million. 14. Big Brother 15 (Wednesday), CBS, 6.38 million. 15. Auto Racing: NASCAR at Bristol, ABC, 6.32 million. Best-SellersWall Street Journal FICTION 1. Mistress by James Patterson, David Ellis (Little, Brown) 2. The Cuckoos Calling by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling) 3. Inferno by Dan Brown (Doubleday) 4. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green (Dutton Books) 5. Pete the Cat by James Dean (HarperCollins) 6. The Surprise Attack of Jabba the Puppett by Tom Angleberger (Amulet Books) 7. Rose Harbor in Bloom by Debbie Macomber (Ballantine Books) 8. And the Mountain Echoed by Khaled Hosseini (Riverhead) 9. The Third Kingdom by Terry Goodkind (Tor) 10. Night Film: A Novel by Marisha Pessi (Random House) NONFICTION 1. The Liberty Amendments by Mark Levin (Threshold Editions) 2. Happy, Happy, Happy: My Life and Legacy as the Duck Commander by Phil Robertson and Mark Schlabach (Howard) 3. StrengthsFinder 2.0 by Tom Rath (Gallup Press) 4. Zealot by Reza Aslan (Random House) 5. Jesus Calling: Enjoy Peace in His Presence by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson Publishers) 6. Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg (Knopf) 7. The Duck Commander Family by Willie Robertson (Howard Books) 8. Exposed: The Secret Life of Jodie Arias by Jane VelezMitchell (William Morrow) 9. Lawrence in Arabia by Scott Anderson (Doubleday) 10. This Town by Mark Leibovich (Blue Rider Press) FICTION E-BOOKS 1. City of Bones by Cassandra Clare (Margaret K. McElderry Books) 2. The Husbands Secret by Liane Moriarty (Penguin Group) 3. High Heat by Lee Child (Random House) 4. The Cuckoos Calling by Robert Galbraith (Little Brown) 5. Unlocked by Maya Cross (Self-published via Nook Press) 6. Wethering the Storm by Samantha Towie (Montlake Romance) 7. Mistress by James Patterson, David Ellis (Little, Brown) 8. The Boy in the Suitcase by Lene Kaaberbol, Agnete Friis (Soho Press) 9. The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison (Penguin) 10. Ruin by Rachel Van Dyken (Rachel Van Dyken) NONFICTION E-BOOKS 1. The Secret Rescue by Cate Lineberry (Little, Brown) 2. Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas (Little, Brown) 3. The Liberty Amendments by Mark R. Levin (Threshold Editions) 4. Orange Is the New Black by Piper Kerman (Random House) 5. Exposed: The Secret Life of Jodie Arias by Jane VelezMitchell (William Morrow) 6. E-Squared by Pam Grout (Hay House) 7. Zealot by Reza Aslan (Random House) 8. The Butler by Wil Haygood (Atria) 9. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey (Rosetta Books) 10. Happy, Happy, Happy by Phil Robertson (Howard) News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013 Page B9


By JAKE COYLE APEntertainment WriterNEWYORK Tom H anks didnt know where t he cameras were. Captain Phillips, a b ased-on-a-true-story tale a bout a cargo ship taken by S omali pirates, was Hanks f irst time working with Paul G reengrass, the United 93 a nd Bourne Identity direct or known for his visceral, d ocumentary-like filmmaki ng. Hanks, who plays the t itular captain in a performa nce sure to be hailed as one o f his best, had been warned b y Matt Damon about the c haos of Greengrasss u nblocked, naturalistic a pproach. But Hanks, after one part icularly chaotic take, asked h is director: Are you going t o get that little session over b y the maps? Theyd say: No, we got t hat,recalls a still perp lexed Hanks. When? W hen did you get that? Captain Phillips (out O ct. 11) is only one way m oviegoers this fall will be f ully, often staggeringly i mmersed in worlds as vari ed as slavery-era Louisiana ( Years a Slave), 1970s M assachusetts conmen ( American Hustle) and o uter space, among the detrit us of a space station torn a part by a storm of debris ( Gravity). The movies, perhaps more t han any other art form, have t he ability to transport a c apacity to carry away t hats on full display this f all. We shot this in the real w orld: the real engine r ooms, the real decks, says H anks. Theyll say: How d id you make that movie w here that ship was out in t he middle of the ocean? W ell, we got on a ship and w e went out to the middle of t he ocean and we shot it t here. Extraordinary how t hat happens. Soon, the fall movie seas on will unofficially comm ence, the superheroes ( mostly) falling from thea ters like autumn leaves. A fter a summer of blockb uster gluttony, Hollywood w ill, as if penance for its b inging, trot out its more s erious and ambitious fare. G eorge Clooney this fall d irecting (The Monuments M en), producing (August: O sage County) and acting ( Gravity) will put down s takes. Theres some hope that a fter a knock-about summer h eavy with city-destroying t umult and some spectacular f lops, that a degree of levity w ill return to the multiplexe s. (That is, until the evere xpanding Oscar horse race c ommences in earnest.) Last fall, after all, showed t hat good, adult-oriented m ovies could still draw c rowds. Avaried best-picture f ield, from Lincoln to Life of Pi, made more than $ 2 billion at the box office w orldwide even before the A cademy Awards. This autumn promises no l ess a mix of both aspirat ional filmmaking and mains tream attractions. As if her f ans needed notice, Jennifer L awrence will return not just w ith Silver Linings P laybook director David O. R ussell in American H ustle, but also as Katniss E verdeen in The Hunger G ames: Catching Fire (Nov. 2 2). Aquite different fervor w ill greet Will Ferrells Anchorman: The Legend C ontinues (Dec. 20), the l ong-in-coming sequel. T here will be other sequels, t oo, including Chris H emsworth in Thor: the D ark World (Nov. 8) and P eter Jacksons high-frame r ate The Hobbit: The D esolation of Smaug (Dec. 1 3). As the CIAanalyst of the best-selling Tom Clancy books, Chris Pine will try to jumpstart a new franchise in Jack Ryan (Dec. 25). But other types of powerhouses will compete with action spectacle. John Wells adaptation of Tracy Letts Pulitzer Prize-winning play, August: Osage County, features an ensemble cast topped by the tantalizing duo of Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts as mother and daughter. As a moviegoer, I would much prefer that films were spread more evenly over the year, Wells says. But realistically, weve now programmed everyone to expect this when these kind of films are going to be there. Not unlike a certain fruit or vegetable thats in season at certain times of the year, you kind of anticipate it and look forward to it. Its picking time. True talesFor Years a Slave (Oct. 18), director Steve McQueen drew from Solomon Northups 1853 autobiography about his horrifying odyssey as a free black man with a family in upstate New York kidnapped and sold into slavery in 1841. With undiminished dignity, Chiwetel Ejiofor (Dirty Pretty Things, Kinky Boots) plays Northup as hes led from plantation to plantation. McQueen tells the story straightforwardly, often in long takes, submerging the audience in the world of slavery. Ejiofor says McQueen aimed to tell Northops story literally, without embellishment. In doing that, it creates its own intensity, says the actor. I remember having conversations about if one can capture even for a moment for an audience what any of these things might have felt like, might have tasted like, might have really been like, then I think its a really powerful piece of filmmaking, says Ejiofor. Even for a season known for prestigious biopics, theres a plethora of films based on true stories: Nicole Kidman plays Grace Kelly (Grace of Monaco, Nov. 27); Benedict Cumberbatch plays WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (The Fifth Estate, Oct. 18); Idris Elba plays Nelson Mandela (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Nov. 29); and Matthew McConaughey plays an industrious HIVinfected man (Dallas Buyers Club, Nov. 1). Theres also Hanks as Walt Disney (Saving Mr. Banks, Dec. 20); Naomi Watts as Princess Diana (Diana, Nov. 1); Ralph Fiennes as Charles Dickens (The Invisible Woman, Dec. 25); Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsburg (Kill Your Darlings, Oct. 18); Hemsworth as Formula One driver James Hunt (Ron Howards Rush, Sept. 27); and Channing Tatum as Olympic wrestling champ Mark Schultz (Bennett Millers Foxcatcher, Dec. 20).Cinema starsLike McQueen, Alfonso Cuaron (Children of Men, YTu Mama Tambien) is known for his predilection for uninterrupted takes. He opens Gravity (Oct. 4) with an unbroken 17-minute shot, the kind that bravura craftsmanship cinephiles will drool over. In the film, Sandra Bullock and Clooney play astronauts tethered together after theyre left stranded in space. The film is, in part, a chamber piece between two characters, floating in the black abyss. Its also a playground for Cuaron and his cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki to experiment with 3-D effects and zero-gravity camera movement that isnt beholden to up or down. To keep the audience adrift in space, Cuaron resisted cutting. Its the idea of trying to create a moment of truthfulness in which the camera happens to be there just to witness, and respecting that moment in real time, says Cuaron. In this film, we felt it was going to bring the added value of the immersive element. Many other top-flight filmmakers will be showing their craftsmanship this fall, including Martin Scorsese, wholl release his The Wolf of Wall Street (Nov. 15), a story of the decadence of modern finance starring Leonardo DiCaprio that should rival that of the actors last film, The Great Gatsby. The Coen brothers have Inside Llewyn Davis, (Dec. 20), a film about a folk musician struggling in early 1960s Greenwich Village. Ridley Scott will release The Counselor (Oct. 25), a dark Mexican border thriller from a script by Cormac McCarthy. Nebraska (Nov. 22) is Alexander Paynes return to his native Midwest, a blackand-white father-son road trip. Spike Lee has his remake of Chan-wook Parks Oldboy (Nov. 27). More fanciful will be Ben Stillers The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Dec. 25), an adaption of James Thurbers short story; and Spike Jonzes Her (Dec. 18), a futuristic romance starring Joaquin Phoenix. Family fissuresTo create a realistic impression of the Westons, the Oklahoma family of August: Osage County, Wells congregated his cast picked to feel like a family at an old Osage County home. The cast lived in a complex of small town homes together throughout the shoot, says Wells, the producer of ER and Shameless, making his second feature film following 2010s The Company Men. It was a ways from town and from home. People didnt return to the trailers often. We were just in the house, living as a family and rehearsing. The cast even started adopting similar physical gestures and facial expressions to match their fictional parents, Wells says. Streeps three daughters (Roberts, Juliette Lewis and Julianne Nicholson) aped her mannerisms to lend a familial truthfulness. Other tales of family, albeit of very different sorts, this fall include Prisoners (Sept. 20) a thriller in which Hugh Jackman and Terrence Howard play fathers whose daughters go missing. In Out of the Furnace, Christian Bale and Casey Affleck star as brothers separated when one is lured into a gang while in prison. In Jason Reitmans Labor Day (Dec. 25), Kate Winslet plays a mother who, with her 13-year-old son, encounter an escaped convict.Awards attentionMany of these films will naturally enter the awards circuit and the months-long handicapping leading up to the Oscars. It was only months ago that Russell went through that gauntlet with Silver Linings Playbook, which received eight Academy Awards nominations, winning one for Lawrence. An instinctive filmmaker (Theres an immediacy when it comes from the gut , he says), Russell escaped the frenzy by jumping quick er than he ever had between films into American Hustle (Dec. 25). The film, which stars Bale, Lawrence Bradley Cooper and Amy Adams, is a stylish story about the FBI Abscam operation and a cast of corrupt characters operating in the s recession-era Northeas t. Its about the world of these people who are jawdropping to me, says Russell. You look at them, and youre like: Oh my God. Who are these people? Theyre messed up and human, but theyre fighting to survive. Russell can again expect the prestige of a release in the heart of awards season. But the aura of the season, he says, ultimately means little. The film has to prove itself, says Russell. Let th e proof be in the pudding. Page B10News-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, DR. LEE, IKE; 3.639"; 2"; Black; 9/1/13; 0 0 0 3 1 9 8 8 COCHRAN BROTHERS ROOFING; 5.542"; 3"; Black; sept ads; 0 0 0 3 1 9 9 6 SEBRING PAIN MANAGMENT; 3.639"; 4"; Black; 9/1,22; 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 Fall movies preview: Worlds to be immersed in MCT Tom Hanks (left) and Geroge Clooney both have major projects due out this fall and winter. CROSSWORDSOLUTION Page B10 News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013


DearAbby: Twenty years ago, my oldest sister, Olivia, loaned me $3,000 at a time when I was struggling to make ends meet. I promised to repay the loan at the end of the year. The time came and I wrote her a check for the full amount, but she didnt cash it. She said she didnt need the money and the loan was forgiven. Fast-forward 20 years: While Olivia has remained financially stable, I am now in a better place financially because of an inheritance. After learning about this inheritance, Olivia asked me for the money back. Because I can afford it, I plan on repaying her, but I cant get over her surprising request. Do you have any words of wisdom to help me make sense of this? Unsettled Sibling DearUnsettled: Your sister may have forgiven the loan all those years ago because she thought repaying her would have caused you financial stress. Now that she knows youre well able to give her the money, she would like to have it. You and I dont know why shes asking for it, but trust me, there is always a reason. DearAbby: I have been talking to Ricky for about two months. Im 28 and he is 27. Acouple of weeks ago we decided to date exclusively. This morning, Ricky found out that his ex is three monthspregnant with his child. I knew he was last intimate with her three months ago, but we were both kind of shocked. I dont have kids and I prefer not to date men who do, let alone one who has a baby on the way. However, I do care about Ricky and could definitely see us together. After this bombshell, Im not sure what I want to do. Any advice would be appreciated. Thrown for a Loop in Philadelphia DearThrown fora Loop: After this bombshell, the person who has some serious decisions to make is Ricky. Will this cause him to reunite with his ex-girlfriend? Is the baby really his child? If so, what will be his responsibility financially and morally? If he stays with you, do you want to help raise another womans child? Until you have a better idea of what lies ahead, my advice is to do nothing. You have known Ricky for only two months, and while you could see a future for the two of you, can you also see one that includes the three or four of you? Im including the ex in the equation, because she'll be a part of it. Forever. DearAbby: I quit drinking three years ago. I realized I had a problem, addressed it, and Im now sober. I never was a big drinker socially. I drank alone. When I go out with friends for dinner, they usually rack up a large liquor bill, which is evenly split. Occasionally, Ill ask that the liquor portion of the bill be subtracted from my tab, but doing so makes me feel awkward. I enjoy going out with these people, but I dont want to add another 20 to 25 percent to my tab. Whats your advice for addressing this situation? Sober in the South DearSober: Congrat-ulations on your sobriety. Away to avoid being charged for the liquor your friends consume would be to quietly advise the server at the start of the dinner that you would like a separate check. Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Write Dear Abby at or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. www.newssun.comNews-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, 2013Page B11 Diversions/Puzzles D IVISIONOFLABORBy MARGARETHANNAN ACROSS 1 Traveling like Columbus 5 Seniors' advocacy org. 9 Many a commuter's home 15 Beltmaking tools 19 Still at the lost and found 21 One who overdoes a privilege 22 Actress Perlman 23 Brown outburst 24 Georgia military post 26 Googling result 27 Defense team: Abbr. 28 "Twilight" heroine 29 Kook 30 Space capsule transition 32 It may be a surprise 33 Hawker's talk 34 __ moment 35 Moral misstep 36 Nobelist Bellow 37 Airport security requests 40 '90s three-door SUV 45 Bazooka output 47 Inter __ 48 Toledo title 49 Action film weapons 50 Water container? 51 Good __/bad __: interrogation method 52 Thanks/thanks link 54 Org. with HQ on Manhattan's East Side 56 "Bummer" 57 Big name in escapes 59 Lamb cut 60 Glamorous Gardner 61 High class 64 Runoff collector 69 Storage media, briefly 70 Civil rights org. 72 Follow 73 Groundwork 76 Game on skates 77 Windshield sticker 79 Head of London? 80 "I say!" 81 Western landscape feature 82 Like some luck 84 Zero-spin particle 85 Getaway with horses 87 Washington Huskies rival 90 Match, as a bet 91 Sony co-founder Morita 92 Enlistees 93 Oklahoma resource 94 Plant tissue 96 Cover used during zapping 99 "Gerontion" poet 103 Opens, as a beer 105 Required situation for a two-run homer 106 Roll call replies 107 Sgt. or cpl. 108 Frequent buttonpresser 110 Arnold's catchphrase 112 Verdant 113 Decks out 114 Sneak out 115 "I'd hate to break up __" 116 Accommodate, in a way, as a restaurant patron 117 "CSI" actress Helgenberger 118 Sticky Note, e.g. DOWN 1 Soothsayer 2 Nocturnal noise 3 Nice school 4 City council rep. 5 Dallas-based budget carrier 6 Accord 7 Welsh actor Roger 8 Adobe format 9 More conservative, investment-wise 10 Horseshoe-shaped hardware item 11 Thickset 12 Venus's org. 13 Gray 14 Stout servers 15 Onetime rival of Jack and Gary 16 Pinwheel 17 Advance 18 Palm tree starch 20 First name in whodunits 25 Sam who played Merlin in "Merlin" 28 It has strings attached 31 Nothin' 32 Cliburn's instrument 33 Oral polio vaccine developer 35 Cinematographer Nykvist 36 Ichiro of baseball 38 British nobleman 39 Barrie pirate 40 __ Picchu 41 Knock for __ 42 Mom's winter morning reminder 43 Up and about 44 Surg. specialty 45 Lake __ Vista 46 __ Bear, original name of Winnie-thePooh 52 Bath visitors 53 Members of the fam 55 Source of a Marxian nickname 56 Be helpful to 58 Rule 59 You might take one before giving up 60 "SOS" singers 62 World Heritage Site org. 63 Immortal actress Bernhardt 65 Salsa holder 66 Museum item 67 Nook download 68 City north of Marseilles 71 Plasm lead-in 73 Hospital count 74 Chills and fever 75 Lousy example 76 Jean-etic material? 77 Expected to arrive 78 Breakfast staple 81 Matches the scorecard, so to speak 83 Bach's instrument 84 Clout 86 Friend of Potsie in "Happy Days" 88 Steed feeder 89 Semi filler 95 America's Cup entry 96 It's a trap 97 UnitedHealthcare rival 98 High bar 99 First president who wasn't elected 100 Amazed 101 Eponymous William's birthplace 102 Capital east of Seoul 103 Campus south of Sunset Blvd. 104 We, to Henri 105 Plains people 106 Mont. neighbor 109 Wordsworth work 110 Philosophy 111 Emeril catchword Solution on page B10 We have had the privilege of building two houses. With the first, we watched as four pieces of a modular home constructed at a factory made its way to our property. Under the direction of our contractor, cranes hoisted one-fourth of the house to sit upon the half already secured on the basement foundation.Then the last fourth was raised and anchored a two-story colonial house in place. When we moved to Florida, we contracted with a builder to construct the present house in which we have lived for 25 years. We can attest to its strengths and solid construction and have been grateful for it all of these years. However, while selecting reputable builders for both houses, our reliance was firmly on God. We dedicated each house for his purposes and built on the solid rock of our faith in Christ Jesus. He alone is the cornerstone and, therefore, our work in building and living our lives has been on that firm foundation. Tomorrow is Labor Day, a time to celebrate the worker and his work. Work has its joys and its difficulties.But, at the end of the day, we are the most fulfilled when we accomplish meaningful work. During these tough economic times, many companies have downsized affecting many careers. And, of course, men and women still want to work to care f or their families, but also, to fill the need to accomplish a task well. Whether still actively employed or seeking employment, a reminder from Scripture may be a wise word in season. It says in Psalm 127: 1, NKJV, Unless the Lord builds the house, they labor in vain who build it; unless the Lord guards the city, the watchman stays awake in vain. So, in every activity, we are to include the Lord Go d in our plans and labors so they are not self-centered, and, consequently withou t true results. The same holds true wi th caring for our city. We must acknowledge Gods sovereignty if we want his blessing of safe-keeping. Following that line of thought, whether already in a job/career or seeking on e, involve and acknowledge the Lord for the work in which he has you or to which he will lead you. Psalm 128 continues the thought when in verse one it extols those who fear the Lord and walk in his way s, continuing in verse 2, When you eat the labor of your hands, you shall be happy, and it shall be well with you. Your labors will not be in vain. Selah Jan Merop of Sebring is a News-Sun correspondent. Dont labor in vain Pause And Consider Jan Merop Metro News ServiceAries (March 21-April 2 0) Aries, no matter how h ard you work, you just c annot seem to get ahead t his week. Instead of tiring y ourself unnecessarily, take a break and regroup. Taurus (April 21-May 2 1) Taurus, although you h ave many questions, the a nswers will not come so e asily to you in the next f ew days. Bide your time f or a revelation. Gemini (May 22-June 2 1) It will be really diffic ult to put you in a bad m ood this week, Gemini. Y our energy and cheer will b e a bright light to those a round you, so enjoy the n ext few days. Cancer(June 22-July 2 2) Cancer, you may want t o be friends with everyone, b ut you may have to accept t hat you have a few people w ho just do not meld with y our interests. Hang out w ith those who do. Leo (July 23-Aug. 23) E xercise can do more than j ust keep you physically fit, L eo. It also can help boost y our mood when you need a p ick-me-up, which could be t he case in the near future. Virgo (Aug. 24-Sept. 22) Virgo, each time you t hink the grass will be g reener somewhere else, y ou quickly learn it is not t he case. Learn to apprecia te what you have, and you w ill be glad for having done s o. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Libra, generosity will e ndear you to others, but y ou have to be generous for t he right reasons. Its not a g ood idea to build friendships on false pretenses. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Scorpio, avoid taking on any more projects for the time being. Although you excel in tackling things, even the best of us need a rest from time to time. Sagittarius (Nov. 23Dec. 21) Sagittarius, you will have to buckle down and get some things done at work, even if you are a little under the weather. Take things nice and easy once your work is done. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 20) Capricorn, devoting time to a spouse or children is of the utmost importance this week, while other matters will have to wait. Enjoy this opportunity to spend time with your loved ones. Aquarius (Jan. 21-Feb. 18) Aquarius, a hectic schedule is compromising your ability to stay focused on the tasks at hand. You may need some help sorting some things out. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) There are enough diversions around to take your mind off of your problems, Pisces. They may not disappear, but you can address some issues later. Famous birthdaysSept. 1: Zendaya Coleman, Actress (17); Sept. 2: Keanu Reeves, Actor (49); Sept. 3: Jennie Finch, Athlete (33); Sept. 4: Wes Bentley, Actor (35); Sept. 5: Michael Keaton, Actor (62); Sept. 6: Swoosie Kurtz, Actress (69); Sept. 7: Oliver Hudson, Actor (37). Appreciate what you have, Virgo Sister discovers her forgiven loan was never forgotten Horoscope Dear Abby News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013 Page B11


Page B12News-SunSunday, Septemeber 1, BUDGETSFor most, college is the first time s tudents will get their hands dirty with m oney management. And its not easy. We spoke with some experts to find o ut the best ways to manage your m oney. Mitchell Weiss, author of College H appens APractical Handbook for P arents and Students ($12.34, A, and adjunct professor a t the University of H artford, said that b udgeting is aggreg ating all the c ash coming i n and alloc ating all the e xpenses headi ng out. In doing this a llocating, Laura S chaefer, author of Ultimate Money-Saving Hacks for C ollege Students ($2.99, A, says you should take a f ew days to make it because you are a lways going to forget stuff to include. If your budget is still going awry, w hat should you do? Weiss suggests k eeping a journal of your spending. Its a way to troubleshoot and find a l eak in the system, Weiss said. Beth Kobliner notes in her book, Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance i n Your Twenties and Thirties ($12.65, A, essentials at this age may i nclude rent, groceries, utilities, student l oans and health insurance. Books, school supplies, laundry m aterials, toiletries and dorm room furn ishings are also essentials. Non-essential items include entert ainment, eating out and shopping trips. Thats not to say you cant have fun, j ust be aware of how much you are s pending. This includes joining a fratern ity or sorority. Ask questions, and m ake sure you know fees and how they w ork, Schaefer said. Every chapter is different, but a q uick scan around Forbestop-100 coll eges list finds prices to be, well, pricy w ith average dues as high as $3,362. If you still need a more rigid budgeti ng structure, Kobliners book suggests t rying a free website like w Mint comes with a free mobile app a vailable in the Apple App Store and on G oogle Play. Mint collects all of your transactions i n one place, allowing you to see where y our money is going and how you can s ave.HOUSINGAccording to the College Board, the average college student pays between $8,000 and $9,500 a year for room and board, with $2,500 to $4,500 of that total going toward food. Although that can take up a large portion of total college costs, there are ways to minimize these high prices. Obvious options include living with family nearby. Arecent report by student loan provider Sallie Mae said 57 percent of students are using this option. However, with most colleges requiring incoming freshman to live on campus, that may not be an option. Here are some tips to keep in mind: Location:It is no doubt that low-cost areas, smaller towns and public colleges come with a cheaper price tag. According to a 2012-2013 U.S. News and World Report, Fordham University in Bronx, N.Y., charges $15,374 per year (including board) for their spacious New York City apartment-style spaces. Tamara Almai, a senior communications/media major at the university, paid approximately $1,700 a month when living in dorms and will pay $800 after moving to an apartment in Brooklyn. Northwestern Oklahoma State University in Alva, Okla., offers the most affordable room and board in the nation, according to U.S. News, charging just $1,300 for a modern suitestyle dorm with basic amenities, and $3,700 including the weekly 19-meal dining plan. Its all supply and demand and local market driven, said Marc Wallace, director of students and housing at the Oklahoma school. Its a town of only 5,000, and theres no major highway or city nearby. Stick to the basics: No need for extravagance in freshman dorms. Schools like Clemson University have a $3,000-per-year discrepancy between the cheapest, basic dorm and the most expensive, luxurious one. Volunteer: Schools like UCLA, offer a cheap co-op housing option in exchange for four hours of chores a week. University Cooperative Housing Association Executive Director Arusha Weerasinghe said that price-wise, UCHAis about a third of what it costs to live on campus, meals and utilities included. USEFULTIPSWhen it comes to other ways to save on campus, here are some smart habits to help avoid living off ramen noodles. Schaefer said the key to saving money is your attitude: If youre likely to look at everything with a question in mind, youre likely to save. Here are some questions Schaefer recommends:Is there an event going on?If youre a freshman, most likely, yes. There will always be events on campus with free food, shirts and other activities. Take advantage of them.Should I bring my student ID?Yes! If youre on a college campus, most establishments from hair salons to concert venues will have a student special or discount on one or more days of the week. If youre paying full price, question it.Can I make that myself? This doesnt just apply to two-ingredient recipes ( If you can turn cereal boxes into useful storage organizers, go ahead! And if you cant, visit websites like, or Schaefer suggests finding someone that can. Its about using your social network, she said.Is there an app for that? Always. And with the college crowd being wellversed with technology and social media, many of the discounts are easy to obtain. Check in at establishments on Foursquare and Yelp on your smartphone, and subscribe to Groupon and LivingSocial deals for your college town, Schaefer said. TRANSPORTATIONUnfortunately, for most incoming freshmen, many schools have policies that prevent you from having a car on campus. Here are some tips for what you can do when you need transportation that your own two feet cant provide. If youre in need of travel within your college town, many schools offer a bus system that is free for students. One great service that many universities are turning to is NextBus ( homepage/), a free online site that alerts students to when buses will be arriving for certain stops. For those going to school in a cit y, Almai said, if you ride the train (subway) several times a week, then it certainly pays off to have a weekly or monthly unlimited MetroCard. Alma i also said she rides her bike as much as she can. Amtrak ( offe rs more than 500 destinations with stops in 46 states for those avoiding the airport. With a mobile app compatible on most smartphones, it allows you to book trains, check schedules and can generate an e-ticket. That said, always compare prices with airlines; the train might not always be cheaper. Hipmun k ( is a site and app that i n addition to price can sort your flight options by agony, or the number of connections and the duration of the tri p including any layovers. If youre looking for a cheaper alternative to Amtrak, look no further than Greyhound buses. Greyhounds prices are reasonable and it serves more than 3,800 North American stops. If you are absolutely in need of a car and dont have one of your own, yo u can always turn to carpooling. Make friends with someone who has a car an d you can both benefit you, by getting where you need to go, and them, by sharing the cost of gas. Of course technology has eliminated the need to personally know someone with a car. You can reach out to people on your class Facebook pages, or you can turn to ride sharing apps such as Lyft, Ridejoy or Sidecar Ride to get where you need to go. By Jace Evans and Zainab MudallalMcClatchy-TribuneCollege is meant to be the best years of your life and they better be for the price youre paying. For the 2012-2013 school year, the average students budget hovered around $22,261 and $43,289 for public and private institutions respectively, according to the College Board. Thats a lot of money. Although Congress approved a bipartisan student loan deal that ensures lower federal loan rates, higher education still comes with a massive price tag. This fall, 21.6 million students are expected to attend U.S. colleges and universities, a 6.2 million increase since fall 2000, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. For many of these students money management will be one of the most important and toughest things theyll face. To help ease the process, weve complied these tips and hints. Living Page B12 News-Sun Sunday, September 1, 2013