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Dunnellon, FL
Publication Date: 08-04-2011
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An article in the July 28 edition titled City moves forward with grant process, regarding the citys agreement with Kimley-Horn & Associates contained incorrect information. The Council approved the first of four tasks for a total of $43,900. The Riverland News apologizes for the error. SERVINGDUNNELLONANDRAINBOWSPRINGS Thursday, August 4, 2011Vol 29 No. 42 75 cents VISIT US: www.riverlandnews.comCALL US: 489-2731 E-MAIL: editor@riverlandnews.com Annie W. Johnson collecting supplies for Stuff the BusAnnie W. Johnson will collect school items for its Stuff Our Bus program, which is designed to help children who are not able to afford the basic school supplies. Donations can be dropped off at the Annie Johnson Senior Center. Annie Johnson will also be at Walmart from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Aug. 5 and 6, and Aug. 12 and 13, to collect supplies. For more information, call Larry Cooper or Christine Avina at 489-8021. Altar & Rosary Society collecting childrens clothingThe Altar & Rosary Society of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church is now collecting gently used and new clothing, for children ages 1 to 12. Donations can be dropped off from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at 7525 U.S. 41. Clothing will be distributed from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, to families in need. Gift cards are also accepted. For more information, call Judie Heesch at 489-5954. Dog Days of Dunnellon scheduled SaturdayNational Pet Appreciation Week (PAW), in conjunction with Tractor Supply Company, will host Dog Days of Dunnellon from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at TSC at 11242 N. Williams St., Dunnellon. Among the events to be offered include: contests for the ugliest, cutest, smallest and biggest dog, as well as best dog trick. Entry fee is 45. Judging begins at 10 a.m. For more information, call Joan at TSC or call 352-216-4225. Community Crime Watch program scheduledThe citizens Crime Watch Community Patrol in Lake Tropicana will be the subject of the Lake Tropicana Civic Association meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the clubhouse at 3380 S.W. 181st Court. Lt. DeLarua, from the Marion County Sheriffs Office, will be the guest speaker. The meeting also offers a 6 p.m. pot-luck dinner. Guests will need their own plate, utensils and beverage. Police: Men had meth in possession A 38-year-old Inglis man faces nine charges, including possession of methamphetamines, possession of methamphetamine precursor chemicals and five counts of possession of anabolic steroids. Terry L. Arnold also faces charges of driving while license suspended habitual offender and possession of drug paraphernalia. His passenger, Sean W. Wilder, 30, of Crystal River, is charged with tampering with evidence, possession of methamphetamines and possession of drug paraphernalia. According to reports, officers with the Dunnellon Police Department were conducting traffic control in the 11000 block of North Williams Street when Sgt. Jacob Gonzalez ran the tag number for a silver in color Lincoln, which showed the owner of the vehicle had a warrant had been issued for the owner of the vehicle. Sgt. Gonzalez then conducted a traffic stop in which he observed two white male subjects sitting in the front of the vehicle as well as several clothes and a hat in the rear of the vehicle Report: Argenziano to run for Congress Former Public Service Commissioner Nancy Argenziano has reportedly decided to run for Congress representing a district in the Florida Panhandle. Several media websites reported Monday that Argenziano, who also represented Citrus County in the state Legislature, sent an email to supporters saying she would run for the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democrat. Argenzianos target is first-term U.S. Rep. Stve Southerland, R-Panama City. In her e-mail, Argenziano alluded to a guest column she wrote in June for the Citrus County Chronicle in which she blasted Republican leaders in state government. The Republican party has left me, and I will run as a Democrat, she wrote. The current batch of Republican leaders have no allowance for honest people, and they demand members just follow and shut up. Argenziano said she hopes to file her paperwork by Aug. 10. Terry Arnold bond set at $20,500. Sean Wilder bond set at $10,500. Local woman to offer class about couponing Tammy Raulerson wants others to know the feeling she gets when she saves her family a bundle by using coupons. So shes going to the extreme, but not the extreme of the television show, Extreme Couponing. The mother of two will begin offering an extreme couponing class, a three-week session at the Womans Club of Dunnellon at 11756 Cedar Street in Dunnellon. Each class will last one hour and the cost for the three-week session is $30. I want to encourage other people to do it because of the savings, she explained. And now, because of the fact that youve got the inventory, youre never in need. Each three-week session will be able to accommodate 10 people at time. Those who wish to take the class and do not make the first session will be placed on a waiting list. Among the supplies that will be needed will be a 5-inch binder, 25 baseball card inserts, as well as three coupon books each week, preferably a Red Plum, a Smart Source and a Proctor & Gamble, Raulerson explained. However, she noted, if they cannot bring those three, she encourages them to bring whatever three coupon books they can. I want them to have enough coupons, so I can show them a way to organize them all, Raulerson said. At the end of each three-week session, Raulerson said shell have a give away gift basket. For more information about the class, contact Raulerson at 352361-2861 or e-mail tammy raulerson@ymail.com. Inglis man, 38, faces nine charges JEFF BRYAN Riverland News See POLICE page 3 Women use coupons to save money With a growing family, a rising cost in prices and a $200 a month budget for groceries and other household supplies, Tonya DeRose knew she had to change the way she shopped and how she spent her money. The mother of two took a direct approach to the problem, she learned about couponing. And the rest, as they say, is history. Two years ago, I became a stay at-home mom after having our daughter, DeRose explained. We couldnt afford daycare, so I had to make my own money, thats where coupons came into place. While learning the nuances of clipping coupons took time, its certainly worth the hours she puts into it each week. On average, DeRose spends up to two hours a day clipping coupons, scouring the flyers or Internet for store specials before embarking on her trips to various stores in the area. You usually have to do homework to save, stop at several different stores, take advantage of your resources, she explained. You cant just walk into Walmart or Walgreens and save a bundle; you have to go do your homework, have them organized, JEFF BRYAN/riverland NewsTonya Derose clips coupons with the assistance of her 2-year-old daughter, Ashley, at their home. DeRose began clipping coupons after the birth of her daughter. CORRECTION James Huston gives Indi, an Eastern Indigo Snake, a thumbs up at Rainbow Springs State Park. Huston and Indi will celebrate their birthday this week. Clipping queens JEFF BRYAN Riverland News See CLIPPING page 7 JEFF BRYAN Riverland News A CHARMED LIFE: PARK TO HONOR INDI Dont worry about this guest of honor slithering away with the birthday cake. Rainbow Springs State Park will host a birthday bash for Indi, its resident Eastern Indigo Snake at 10 a.m. Friday at the park as part of its Summer of Interpretation, where visitors can also meet and talk with a park ranger. But Indi is likely to be the charmer of the two as park officials celebrate the endangered species eighth birthday. Sharon Huston, a park volunteer, will make a snake-shaped cake for guests. There will also be fun and education about Florida as well as treats, games and small prizes. Children of all ages are welcome, recommended age of 6 and up. Regular admission of $2 is required for park entry and no RSVP necessary, but space is limited. The idea of hosting a Resident snake to celebrate eighth birthday with party JEFF BRYAN Riverland News See INDI page 8 WHATS HAPPENING Three-week sessions limited to 10 people MIKE WRIGHT For the Riverland News


Volunteers, sponsors needed for Jazz UpThe Dunnellon Chamber of Commerce is in need of volunteers and sponsors for the annual Jazz Up Dunnellon, which will be Saturday, Oct. 15. If you would like to be a part of event, attend the Jazz Up Committee Meetings at from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at the Dunnellon Area Chamber of Commerce, 20500 E. Pennsylvania Ave. For more information, call Beverly Leisure, executive director, at 489-2320. Early registration open for Extended DayAn early registration period has just been opened for Extended Day. Site Managers will be available to take your early registration for Extended Day on from 9 to 11 a.m. or 1 to 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8, and Tuesday, Aug. 9. Registration will take place at CTAE at 1014 S.W. Seventh Road. If you need beforeschool or after-school care for your child, please take advantage of this EARLY registration time. For more information, call Ann Marie Julio, extended day program specialist, at 352-671-4135, ext. 56859, or e-mail ann.julio@ marion.k12.fl.us. Boating safety courses scheduledCrystal River Power Squadron announces the scheduling of Americas Boating Course (ABC), a basic boating safety and familiarization class for the public. ABC includes two fourhour sessions conducted on two consecutive Saturdays after which students are eligible for the Florida Safe Boating ID Card (required for some boaters). The sessions will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6 and Aug. 13, at the Crystal River Power Squadron Education Building, 845 N.E. Third Ave, Crystal River. Cost is $35 per person. For more information, contact Gary Wright at 352-628-4385 or e-mail crpsboating@ tampabay.rr.com or Bob Purcell at 352-795-7312 or e-mail purceus@ yahoo.com. Meeting set for 6 pm. today Marion County Growth Management will meet at 6 p.m. today to discuss the Scenic roads ordinance as well as host master plan update community meeting at the Marion County Growth Management, Training Room, at 2710 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. During the past few weeks, Marion County Growth Management has been collecting staff and citizen input on how to best update the documents that guide the establishment and protection of the countys scenic roads. Citizens will have an opportunity to review those ideas, propose new ones or simply learn more about the process during the meeting today. During the meeting Growth Management staff will present proposed ordinance and master plan revisions, solicit feedback and welcome new ideas from interested citizens. Copies of the current ordinance and master plan are available for viewing and downloading at: www.marioncountyfl.org/Planning/sc enic_roads.aspx. For more information, contact Justin Ryan at Growth Management (Planning Division) at 438-2600. The eighth annual Hot Summer Night Block will be from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, along West Pennsylvania Avenue and Cedar Street, which will be closed to normal vehicular traffic. The event is sponsored by the Historic Village Shops of Dunnellon and co-sponsored by the Dunnellon Police Department. Proceeds garnered will benefit the Special Olympics. Hometown Auto Mart has donated two Scooters, which will be raffled off at the end of the evening. There will also be a silent auction and several businesses have donated items, which will be auctioned off at the end of the evening. Items are needed for the silent auction and local businesses are being asked to contribute. Remember all proceeds benefit the Special Olympics. These items will be located by the Dunnellon Police Department Special Olympics Informational booth and Dunk Tank. Citizens, local businesses, civic groups and organizations are encouraged to be a part of the summers biggest bash. Live music will be heard throughout the Historic District. Victorias School of Dance will be performing and their new neighbors Imagination Station will be Kid Ready with their bounce house and other kid activities. The Dragon Warrior Martial Arts Team will offer a demonstration on Cedar Street and look for water activities at the Lions Club parking lot. The Bring What You Have car cruise-in is open to everyone, free of charge, so dust off the station wagon, the Jalopy, the Hummer, the Hog or the Trike and show Dunnellon what makes you smile! Don Big Daddy Garlits will have at least one of his amazing dragsters or antique cars from his museum at this years event. A variety of food vendors will be scattered throughout the Village complimenting the historic member eateries. The Historic Village Shops will be open during the entire event for your shopping pleasure. 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Cohn Construction 0008VSS 0008VOI Workforce Connection teams up with Monster.com OCALA Workforce Connection of Citrus, Levy and Marion counties has once again teamed up with Monster.com to help job seekers power up their search efforts. Workforces month of Career Launch programs begins with the Monster Power Seeker Workshop from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10, at the College of Central Floridas Klein Conference Center, 3001 SW College Road, Ocala. There is no charge to attend but participants should register at www.clmworkforce.com. The Power Seeker workshop is designed to help those struggling with unemployment create power resumes, build lasting career networks, find the best career advice and sharpen interview skills. Participants will receive an electronic toolkit of tips and strategies. Job seekers are invited to become Premier Candidates, granting early admission to the Talent Marketplace Career Fair set for Aug. 31. Premier Candidates also benefit by having their resumes included on an electric database provided to employers at the career fair, which takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at CFs Klein Conference Center. Only 100 job seekers will be designated as Premier Candidates. Those who attended the career fair in May are also eligible to take part in the program. To earn premier status, candidates must: Post a full application and resume on the Employ Florida Marketplace, www.employ florida.com. Complete a Navigating the new world of work workshop (six workshops are available to choose from, five in Ocala and one in Lecanto). Register at Calendar of Events at www.clmworkforce.com. Create at least one electronic, targeted resume approved by Workforce staff (two resume labs are available for those needing guidance). Receive thumbs up on their Talent Marketplace attire For more information, visit www.CLMworkforce.com or call 800-434-JOBS. School Districts green efforts earn national recognition Program has saved more than $11M Thanks to the energysaving efforts of students and employees of Marion County Public Schools, the district has earned national recognition for its energy savings program. Since this program started five years ago, the district has avoided and saved $11,583,825 in utility costs. Energy Education, the districts energy savings partner, presented the Chairmans Sustainability Award during a recent school board work session. The award showcases the districts success in carrying out the Transformational Energy Management process, a comprehensive peopleoriented approach to energy conservation at all levels. The districts energy education specialist, James Newkirk, works with employees to make the milestone possible. Energy saving steps include shutting off lights, unplugging electronic equipment during extended breaks, daily automated computer shutdowns, regulated heating and air conditioning, and careful computer analysis of energy uses for electricity, water, sewer, natural gas, and fuel oil. Energy dollars saved help maintain and improve schools and facilities around the district. The program is selffunded, meaning savings pay for the program and outreach efforts. To date, the district has 17 Energy Star certified schools. For more information, contact James Newkirk, energy education specialist, at 671-6932 or James.Newkirk@marion.k12.fl.us. You can also visit the districts Energy Management Department page on the district website. Growth Management seeks additional input for scenic roads ordinance, master plan update Feeling hot? Special to the Riverland News Special to the Riverland News Special to the Riverland News Special to the Riverland News Special workshop scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 10 COMMUNITY EVENTS Annual Hot Summer Night slated Aug. 13 JEFF BRYAN/Riverland NewsPolice Chief Joanne Black braces herself as shes about to go in a dunk tank during the Annie W. Johnson Dunk for Hope. The Dunnellon Police Department will host a dunk tank during Hot Summer Night. Proceeds from the event will benefit Special Olympics. Special to the Riverland NewsHometown Auto Mart has donated two scooters, proceeds of the raffle tickets will benefit the Special Olympics. Tickets will be available at Historic Village Shops, at the First Saturday Village Market on August 6th, Superior Bank and the Dunnellon Police Department.


that possibly appeared to be a person, the report stated. During the traffic stop, Sgt. Gonzalez asked Arnold if he knew the owner and he advised yes; however, the registered owner of the vehicle was not present. At this time, Officers Bruce Robby Arnold and Aaron German arrived at the scene, the report stated. Sgt. Gonzalez then asked for Arnolds drivers license in which he handed Sgt. Gonzalez a Florida identification card, the report stated. Officers ran Arnolds personal information, which showed his license had been suspended for which he was a habitual offender. According to the report, after returning to the vehicle Officer German observed a clear plastic Gatorade bottle that had been located on the passenger side floor board upon the initial approach had been emptied out the passenger side door. Office German informed Sgt. Gonzalez and Officer Arnold the liquid in the bottle had been a clear liquid. Officer Arnold then asked the suspect to exit the vehicle in which place he was placed into handcuffs and charged with driving while license was suspended. After placing Arnold in the patrol car, authorities asked the passenger of the vehicle Wilder to exit the vehicle. During the inventory search of the vehicle, Officer German retrieved the Gatorade bottle to determine if the clear liquid substance was an alcoholic beverage, the report stated. After opening the lid, a smoke-like substance came out of the bottle in which Officer German conducted a presumptive field test of the remaining liquid, which tested positive for methamphetamines, the report stated. According to the report, Sgt. Gonzalez and Office Arnold continued their search of the vehicle when they located a pair of white socks containing four syringes and five vials of anabolic steroids. While continuing the search of the vehicle, Sgt. Gonzalez located five boxes of Sudafed, along with a Zippo butane fuel bottle, all items being methamphetamine precursor chemicals, the report stated. According to the report, authorities continued their search of the vehicle in which the glove box was locked. Sgt. Gonzalez asked Arnold how it opened to which he stated he did not know. Sgt. Gonzalez then pulled the glove box open enough to peek inside when he observed more paraphernalia at which time Sgt. Gonzalez pried open the glove box, the report stated. Inside the glove box were four balled up coffee filters in which two contained a white substance. Officer German performed a presumptive field test, which tested positive for methamphetamine, the report stated. Also inside the glove box were pH test strips. Arnold remains in the Marion County Jail in lieu of a $20,500 bond. Wilder also remains in jail. His bond is set at $10,500. Dunnellon Police Department Arrests Michelle L. Hughes 25, of Ocala, on July 28, on charges of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Matthew G. Spence 18, of Inglis, on July 28, on a charge of retail petit theft. Bryan O. Smith, 31, of Beverly Hills, on July 26, on charges of grand theft, uttering forged instruments and criminal use of personal identification information. According to his arrest report, Smith worked as a manager at Advance America Cash Advance where he admitted to forging a transaction packet for $500 using an ex-customers personal information and signing their name on the documentation. Richard E. Morris II 23, of Dunnellon, on July 23, on a charge of possession of marijuana, less than 20 grams. Tonya L. Jones 39, of Dunnellon, on July 21, on a charge of driving under the influence. According to her arrest report, Jones blood alcohol contest was measured at .210 percent and .208 percent. The legal limit in Florida is .008 percent. Marion County Sheriffs Office Arrests Brenda Mae Thompson 41, of Ocala, on July 31, on charges of aggravated assault and simple domestic battery. Henry James, 37, of Dunnellon, on July 29, on charges of burglary of conveyance, petit theft and simple battery. Conner Robert Kirschner 18, of Dunnellon, on July 28, on two charges of simple domestic battery and one charge of criminal mischief. Jason Francis Goyette 33, of Dunnellon, on July 27, on a charge of simple domestic battery. Carl Edward Jackson Jr. 19, of Ocala, on July 26, on a charge of criminal mischief. Burglaries An investigation July 29 revealed a burglary occurred in the 6700 block of Southwest 138th Terrace, Ocala. An investigation July 29 revealed a burglary occurred in the 12900 block of Southwest 64th Road, Ocala. An investigation July 29 revealed a burglary occurred in the 5600 block of Southwest 121st Terrace, Ocala. An investigation July 29 revealed a burglary occurred in the 7600 block of Southwest 136th Terrace, Ocala. An investigation July 29 revealed a burglary occurred between July 22 and July 29 in the 18500 block of Southwest 108th Place, Dunnellon. An investigation July 27 revealed a burglary occurred in the 17700 block of Southwest 36th Loop, Dunnellon. An investigation July 25 revealed a burglary occurred in the 8700 block of Southwest 125th Terrace, Dunnellon. An investigation July 25 revealed a burglary occurred in the 12900 block of Southwest 41st Place, Ocala. An investigation June 20 revealed a burglary occurred between June 11 and June 19 in the 15000 block of Southwest 29th Street, Ocala. Thefts An investigation July 17 revealed a petit theft occurred in the 4000 block of Southwest 186th Court, Dunnellon. An investigation July 15 revealed a grand theft occurred in the 10800 block of Southwest 186th Terrace, Dunnellon. An investigation July 14 revealed a petit theft occurred in the 13400 block of Southwest Fourth Place, Ocala. An investigation June 25 revealed a grand theft occurred in the 17000 block of County Rod 484, Dunnellon. An investigation June 20 revealed a grand theft occurred in the 9800 block of Southwest 186th Avenue, Dunnellon. An investigation June 20 revealed a grand theft occurred between May 24 and June 15 in the 9800 block of Southwest 186th Avenue, Dunnellon. Riverland News, Thursday, August 4, 2011 3 A member of the Florida Press Association 352-489-2731 352-489-6593 (Fax) The Riverland News serves Dunnellon and the surrounding areas: Blue Cove, Chatmire, Hills of Ocala, Lake Tropicana, Rainbows End, Rainbow Lakes Estates, All the Rainbow Springs Area, Rio Vista and Vogt Springs.The Riverland News is delivered on Thursday to subscribers by our carriers and mail. The newspaper is also available inside area stores and at various boxes throughout the community. Local subscription rate is $27 a year. Call for Florida and out-of-Florida rates. The Riverland News is published in Dunnellon, FL by Citrus Publishing, Inc., 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429-5760. CALL 489-2731 For Information On Subscriptions, Display Advertising And Business & Church Directory Ads. TO SUBMIT NEWS ITEMS EMAIL TO: editor@riverlandnews.com NEWS DEADLINE IS NOON FRIDAY. News items about happenings at area churches and clubs, school and sporting activities, military promotions, announcement of births, anniversaries, engagements, weddings, first and 90+ birthdays, and similar community news items are accepted for publication. PERIODICAL POSTAGE PAID AT DUNNELLON, FL. SECOND CLASS PERMIT #681-730 POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: RIVERLAND NEWS, 20441 E. PENNSYLVANIA AVE. 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Deputies were first called to the scene a little after 3 p.m. and found the bodies of an older male and female couple with fatal gunshot wounds in the front yard. A third person was found bleeding about the head. According to a Citrus County Sheriffs Office report, deputies arrived at the scene shortly afterward and found Mark Davidson, 60, and Leona Field, 63, with fatal gunshot wounds while a close friend of the couple, Steven Snowman, 66, of Inverness, was on the ground by the driveway of the home with wounds to the head. Emergency responders pronounced Davidson and Field dead at the scene. Field suffered two gunshot wounds to the head and neck area, according to the police report. Sam Thonen Sr., a neighbor, said he heard some pops from a small caliber gun at about 3:15 Saturday afternoon and rushed outside his Lake Rousseau home to see what was going on. He said he saw the shooter, Davidson, standing in the front yard of the home at 6439 Riverbend Road. I came out I saw him, but I didnt see any weapon, Thonen said. I saw him standing there arguing, yelling, so I went in and called 911. When I came out it was too late. Thonen said he knew Field very well, and the couple had been living together for the last two years and were not married. He said Field told him that she was going to ask Davidson to leave. The relationship was over, he said. She had told us several times that she was going to get him out. The neighbor believed Davidson wanted to stay in the relationship with Field. I guess he went berserk, he said. Field worked as a land valuation specialist with the Citrus County Property Appraisers Office. Davidson previously worked for the same office but was let go in 2009 when Geoffe Greene won the election and took office. Snowman was struck with a blunt object when he intervened in the couples fight and was airlifted to Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Tierney said. His injuries were non-life-threatening. A spokesperson from the hospital said Sunday night Snowman was not listed as a patient. Sheriffs detectives are investigating the incident as an apparent murder-suicide and said a handgun was recovered in the front yard of the couples home where Davidson had turned the gun on himself. Chronicle reporters A.B. Sidibe and Cathy Kupulka and Managing Editor Sandra Frederick contributed to this report. DAVE SIGLER/For the Riverland NewsCitrus County Sheriffs deputies were called to a home on Riverbend Road in Dunnellon, where a shooting was reported at approximately 3 p.m. Saturday. Above, a deputy unrolls crime-scene tape to cordon off the area. Incident occurred Saturday afternoon in Lake Rousseau area For the Riverland News


River views Politicians more hated than othersPoliticians in America are now hated more than Casey Anthony and lawyers ... and there is not a thing we can do about it! Duke Stoetzer Dunnellon Perhaps letter writers can agree to disagreeMay I suggest that Mr. Gerard Meyn and Mr. Richard Mack agree to disagree or perhaps they would consider renting a room, buying a 6-pack and working out their differences in private; enough with the letters to the editor already! E.H. Kingsman Rainbow Springs Politicians should put aside own agenda, support presidentMy husband and I have watched with great interest at the goings-on in Washington these past few months or quite honestly years. It appears the people who were voted into office to do the work of the people are merely sticking strictly to their own agenda and thumbing their noses at President Barack Obama. If our president were white, there would be no problem. The majority of biased, un-Christian politicians running our country is astronomical. Come on Americans step up to the plate and support a great man who is working for the oppressed, underpaid, underfed needy Americans. Put aside the fact that he is a black man. His color has absolutely nothing to do with his ability to do the work of the people all people. Patricia Hess Dunnellon Friends host successful July book saleOn behalf of The Friends of the Dunnellon Public Library, we thank our great community for their continued support of the Friends Book Store. We deeply appreciate the readers who donate and purchase books. Our July Half-Price sale that ended July 30 was a resounding success. Friends members will find a coupon in Septembers Newsletter. Repeat customers know that we also regularly have unadvertised sales the reading fun never ends. Ask at the store for a member application. Join us to support our library. Every book donated and every book purchased is a donation toward new library books. Our community provides the Friends with some of the best gently read donated books in every category. The Friends Book Store is inside the Dunnellon Public Library at 20351 Robinson Road. Donations are accepted from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Donated books may also be left in the bin outside the book store whenever the library is open. The book store is staffed 100 percent Status on city of Dunnellon utilities Childs play W hen I go out with my mom, I am often the youngest person in the room. This is odd to say because I am almost 50. When you hang out with an 82-yearold, 50 is young. A few weeks ago someone asked me where do single people my age hang out in Dunnellon? I said it beats the crap out of me. If you find out, let me know. So I was a bit perplexed with what to do when my brother Barry, niece, Rose, and her daughter, Charlotte, came to visit. What does one do with a 2-year-old in a geriatric town? Between the rain, heat and red ants playing outside is not a great option. Not only did I need to entertain a very active 2-year-old, but I also needed to keep her very citified 30-year-old mother busy. Rose thinks Dunnellon is the middle of no-where. She is not burned out enough to realize that the middle of no-where is paradise. I give her another 10 years up north and shell be sick of the rat race. Before I even picked them up at the airport, I was given a mission. My sister-in-law, Charlene, called and said Do you know of anyone who has a stroller you can borrow while Charlotte is visiting? Between the car seat and play bed (Charlotte doesnt sleep in a big bed yet) Rose was paying more than $100 in fees to the airline. It took me a minute to think of anyone with small kids. My friend, Tammy, came to mind. She has two boys. I wouldnt care if the stroller was blue as long as it worked. I couldnt get a hold of Tammy. I didnt want to buy a brand new stroller since they were going to be here less than a week. I decided to try Baby Boom Consignment on East Pennsylvania Avenue. Bobbi hooked me up with an inexpensive pink stroller. It was perfect. I picked it up on the way to the airport. Now you have to understand I have not been around a 2-year-old in decades. I barely remember my nieces and nephews being that young. Now they are older than me! Not sure how that happened. I arrived at the airport with time to spare. I popped open the trunk and pulled out the stroller. I had no clue how to open the thing. I pulled bars, looked for a lock, pushed every piece of plastic on the thing. No luck! Along came a mom and her 7year-old daughter. I asked if they could help me. She couldnt figure it out either. We headed for the escalator and there was a young couple with their two small kids in a stroller. The 7-year-old girl said: Can you help that lady open her stroller? The father came over, pushed this, pulled that and bam, it opened! After being rescued by the 7-year-old I proceed to get strange looks as I walked through the airport with an empty stroller. Three different people asked me where the baby was. As the forth nosey person asked me I said I sold her and walked away. I finally found the three tired travelers and we headed back to Dunnellon. I didnt need to worry about entertaining Charlotte. She keeps herself quite busy. In fact, she entertains us. Charlotte talks from the minute she gets up to the minute she closes her eyes. Truth be told she even talks in her sleep. After a few decades, you forget how active a 2-year-old can be. I was glad we got the stroller. It was the only way to keep Charlotte seated. If you ever need a stroller for a visiting two year old I recommend Baby Boom Consignment and the Strollers 101 class. The Newspaper built on Community Pride. Publisher Gerry Mulligan Regional Manager John Provost Editor Jeff Bryan Member of the Florida Press Association OPINIONS INVITED The opinions expressed in Riverland News editorials are the opinions of the editorial board of the newspaper. Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in a letter to the editor. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and hometown, including letters sent via e-mail, Phone numbers will not be printed or given out. We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste. Letters to the editor must be no longer than 550 words, and writers will be limited to two letters per month. 4 Riverland News, Thursday, August 4, 2011 RIVERLAND NEWS CITY MANAGER LETTERS TIME TO SMILE GUEST COLUMN T he Greenlight of Dunnellon enterprise plan was ill conceived and poorly executed from the beginning. When it was first brought to the public, no formal studies were done. When the importance of having a study that would predict the likelihood of adequate service purchasers was stated by a member of the public we were told a study of that magnitude would be too costly. Instead leaflets were handed out at a public Chamber of Commerce function. Later, a mailing went out asking if people would be interested, not if they would be likely to change to this service, if the city should decide to go ahead with the idea. After the leaflets and letters had been circulated, we were told at a public meeting that so many of the fliers returned with positive results they simply quit counting the responses. We were told that long before they finished reviewing the returns they had 1,000 people expressing interest, the staff therefore believed they would have the 1,600 subscribers needed to successfully start the enterprise without any problem. A number of people spoke to the council pointing that they had filled out the letters sent to area residents stating they found the idea interesting, but that did not mean they would necessarily be willing to sign-up for the service. However, it appeared to me that when counting probable customers anyone who expressed interest was assumed to be willing to sign up for the service. That mailing to local residents included information regarding the proposed savings that would accrue to subscribers. The original information, as best my memory serves, promised a package of entry level television, telephone service and high-speed internet for $99. This was to include a discount for bundling the three services. Later, a brochure came out with prices for the least expensive plan for TV, Internet and telephone with a long list of included features with individual costs totaling about $105 and including an offer of $10 discount for bundling the three services. The most recent incarnation of the plan is contained in a brochure that is, as far as I know, still available at the Greenlight of Dunnellon office. It lists intended services, no prices and no date for availability. But now the nice young man at the desk by the entry can tell you it is $200 to hook up to the service and point to examples mounted on the wall of how the hook up is done. If you go there, you may want to take a look at the TV purchased to demonstrate how wonderful the TV service is going to be In July 2010, a team made up of Lisa Algierie, city manager; Jan Smith, finance director; Jessie Mason, then-IT manager; and Marsha Segal-George, assistant city attorney; published a study titled City of Dunnellon Telecommunications Feasibility Study. Presumably this was done in order to obtain financing. Most of these persons were well known to local residents. Mr. Mason, new to the city, had been presented to us as a person knowledgeable in regard to supervising the formation and implementation of this type of enterprise system. He was presented as totally capable of managing this undertaking in concert with and under the guidance of Ms. Algierie. This we were told was based on his experience in Valparaiso, Fla., where he had worked with Ms. Algierie. It appeared that his experience with the communications system in that city was the primary reason he was brought to the city by Ms. Algierie. When I called the city of Valparaiso and asked in what capacity Mr. Mason had served, I was told that he started as a line technician, and promoted to customer service representative prior to leaving employment there. The above study gives four examples of successful municipalities and four examples of unsuccessful municipalities. Of those deemed successful, one Lafayette La., population 206,976 (as of July 2008) last year transferred $19 million dollars to the general fund and is city owned and operated. Two, Wilson N.C., approximately 50,000 residents city owned and operated does not indicate what if any profit or loss came to the city. Three, Chattanooga, Tenn., launched in 2008 and began services in September 2009, no income information given. It is owned What is the back-up plan if Greenlight fails? T he city provides good quality drinking water to its customers from two wells located in the city. However, many of the pipes are old and in need of replacement. Some of the pipes are 80 years old. Additionally, the city has two major issues that impact the delivery of good quality drinking water to its customers. The first issue concerns the water pressure on the east side of Rainbow River. It is very low and insufficient to fight fires. Recent fire-flow pressure was measured at below acceptable standards. This situation has been in existence for a number of years and those residents affected have just been lucky. Low fire-flow water pressure means that homeowners and business owners are at a higher level of risk as to fire loss due to the inability to sustain water pressure to adequately fight fires. In addition, they pay a higher insurance premium. The second issue concerns the water main located in the middle of U.S. 41 that was installed over 50 years ago. If it were to burst, the water supply would be cut off. Emergency repairs would require a major construction project on U.S. 41 to repair or replace the line, causing traffic delay in addition to shutting off water to city residents. The city currently does not have a back-up source of water for these types of emergencies. We have two water towers used for storage. Only one is in current use, the other tower is in dilapidated condition and used only for backup emergencies. The cost of repairing the tower is not feasible and needs to be removed with a new water storage tank located elsewhere in the city. A new well and storage tank on the east side of the river would solve two of the citys major problems, providing a backup water source for emergencies and improving the pressure on the east side of the river. The state is now taking applications for a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). This $650,000 grant can be used for infrastructure such as water lines. The city currently does not have available land suitable for a well on the east side of the river. However, Marion County has a well at the airport that can provide the pressure necessary to fight fires. City officials are working with the county to purchase water at a bulk rate for emergency situations. This solution is mutually beneficial to the city and the county as it will provide redundancy to each water system. Connecting to the airport will meet the short-term goals of providing a backup water system and adequate pressure. In the long term, the city will search for suitable land for a city well and storage tank. The editor of the Riverland News recently criticized the city in an editorial for pursuing the CDBG grant and not pursuing a grant to purchase Nine Island Cove. His suggestion was that the city should wait and apply for a CDBG grant in the future. In my opinion, solving major safety issues that affect our citizens and their homes and/or businesses requires immediate attention. Nine Island Cove is a beautiful property located on the Withlacoochee River adjacent to the Dunnellon Middle School. The proposal presented to the city contemplated purchasing the Kathleen Wallace Lisa Algiere Dunnellon City Manager See CITY page 5 See GUEST page 5 Mary Hilton Guest Columnist See LETTERS page 5


by Friends volunteers, who are dedicated, inspired and friendly individuals, willing to help you find whatever you need. All proceeds from the book store, membership fees and other fundraisers are for the benefit of the Dunnellon Public Library. Through our communitys help and support, the Friends have funded the landscaping and statue in the center of the parking lot, along with the screen-planting along the shopping plaza side of the library, the new monument sign on Robinson Road, extra materials and equipment that is not in the county budget, sponsors Childrens and Adult Programs throughout the year, as well as continuing a commitment of $2,500 a month toward the Book Endowment (new library books). Again, thank you all. Sincerely,Barbara Caban, President Friends of the Dunnellon Public Library by the city and operated by a vendor. Four, Powell, Wyo., is a small city of only 5,500 residents. A publicprivate partnership that paired the city with a network service provider and a municipal broadband network facilitator. It does not include specific monetary information, but states economic development and jobs. Those deemed unsuccessful are Marietta, Ga., Never planned to serve the mass market after an outlay of $34 million it was sold to American Fiber Systems for $11 million; two, Lebanon, Ohio, had 60 percent market share, in the report they were said to be in discussions to sell to Cincinnati Bell. No monetary information given; three, Ashland, Ore., hybrid coaxial system in 1999, underpricing relative to cost. It was sold in 2006 to an ISP. There was no indication of profit or loss related to the sale included in the citys study; and four, Burlington, Vt., population 42,417 in 2010, started small service to city buildings, expanded to voice, data, and video to residents. Had 4,600 customers, but was not growing fast enough incurred $50 million in debt. A blue ribbon committee recommended restructuring. On Nov. 20, the Ocala Star Banner published an article noting that Dunnellon is teaming up with the software giant Microsoft and global Communications firm Motorola to deliver services via fiber optic network. The city is one of three test sites to launch the network. No one has informed the citizens of this city what happened to this arrangement. The article further states, which staff also told the citizens, The hosted media room or brains of the system will be provided to the city at a cost of $250,000, discounted from the $1 million-plus full price tag, and the system as well as installation of the of the fiber optic network will be paid through a $7.3 Million private loan. The loan, at 3.6 percent interest, will be paid back over 15 years. Is the city still working with Motorola and Microsoft? If not, what happened to change that arrangement and what effect does any change have on the costs of starting such a system? At that time, we were still being told a package of cable television, Internet and home phone service would be under $100 a month. Now Ms. Algierie has requested an OK for a pricing study. The feasibility study prepared by the staff assumes a bundle of video, voice and data and indicates a consumer rate of $99.95 per month for the service. Yet, at my last visit to Greenlights office, I was told we did not yet have contracts with any service providers, nor a definitive listing of what the city planned to include in the individually offered services. At this point, as of June 30, according to the City Greenlight of Dunnellon has spent $2,299,818.38. Bond payments are soon to start coming due. In accordance with the citys agreement with Regions Bank, if we as a city do not have an income from the utility to pay the accounts as they become due, the bank has a claim on revenues from the citys franchise fee, the communications service tax, the 1/2 cent sales tax, the sanitation revenues, as well as revenues from the state shared revenue accounts. In 2010, our property taxes yielded $1,064,350. This tax, by law, cannot be used for this purpose. The other taxes totaled $1,417,595. This is well over half of the citys income. If we can not pay the amount due on these Bonds from associated sinking funds they will be paid out of the excise taxes. Series C bonds come also come due this November (Fiscal Year 2012; the fiscal year changes Oct. 1, not January 2012). Bonds A and B also are coming due in November of Fiscal Year 2012. Payment on Bond A due in November of fiscal year 2012 is $123,874.85. Payment on Bond B also due in November of Fiscal Year 2012 is $524,292.78. Whatever has been taken from Bond C is also due this November. Series C Bonds have a variable rate that can change from day to day, so we really do not know what the final cost of this loan will be. Since we have no income the enterprise fund for Greenlight, according to the resolution, the money will come from our excise taxes leaving the city very short on general funds from which to operate the city. When I asked fairly early on if the city had applied for any grants to assist in the funding of this enterprise, I was told no such funding was available. Having spent a few minutes online, I found several articles regarding stimulus funding or other forms of assistance for rural communities to help with developing and paying at least in part for these systems. The feasibility study of July 2010 makes no mention of Dunnellon teaming up with software giant Microsoft, nor global communications firm Motorola. Yet that information was given to the Ocala Star Banner for an article published Nov. 20, 2010. We are told the city is currently unable to find a source for the needed fiber optic cable. Might that not be the case were we operating under a stimulus backed contract? Would working in league with Microsoft and Motorola have made a difference? The staff and council have been asked on more than one occasion if they had a back up plan in case the plans for Greenlight Enterprise do not appear to be working out well. Even when a verbal request for public information was given at a public meeting, no back up plan surfaced, no answer was given to the question. We were consistently told that this plan was well thought out and the staff and council were very confident there would be no failure. They insisted those who failed in starting such an enterprise made mistakes and we were more knowledgeable and would not make mistakes. Resolution 2010-21 spells out the banks back up plan for receiving payments on the issued Bonds if Greenlight has not produced adequate revenues. While this resolution was available from the city upon request, we all know most citizens do not read all city resolutions. I believe the public generally feels that if something is of great importance officials will make every effort to completely inform. It would certainly have been nice if citizens had been informed in open meetings that the banks plan was to attach our excise taxes in order to collect what under the contract is rightfully theirs. It would have been appropriate to hold well advertised informational meetings for the citizens on a resolution that was to put the city in dept for more than $7 million. It would have been appropriate to give the local press releases regarding not just the intended development of a new enterprise, but what was involved in the financing of that enterprise. If the city has a plan for meeting the bond payments other than through the excise taxes that normally go into the general fund to support the city and pay for its needs, now is the time to let us all know what that plan is. Riverland News, Thursday, August 4, 2011 5 0008U4G 0008TP2 0008VVX NO WAITING CONVENIENTLY LOCATED ON US 19 CHILDREN WELCOME! ACCEPTING MEDICAID INCLUDING CHILDRENS CLEANINGS, FILLINGS AND SEALANTS Now Open on Fridays 0008MC1 Computer Repair/Virus Removal 352 Toll Free 855 2620 SW 17th Rd., Suite 200, Ocala wwww.thinkdept.com No Hourly Rate (plus parts if needed) $ 99 FLAT RATE REPAIRS CAN BE DONE IN HOME OR OUR OFFICE FREE DIAGNOSIS If we dont fix your problem, you dont pay! 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Church of the Advent to host VBSThe Church of the Advent, 11251 County Road 484, will present its VBS from Aug. 8 to 12, for children ages 4 to 11. To register your child, call the church at 4657272 or Mrs. Florence at 566-6934. Church preps for annual Trash to Treasure SaleThe Church of the Advent will present its annual Trash to Treasure Sale Saturday, Sept. 24. (Rain Date will be Oct. 1.) Crafters, Flea Market and Food Vendors are invited to participate. The church is at 11251 County Road 484, in front of the new fire station. For registration and information, call Al Sickle at 352-208-5664 or Maryanne Brennan at 352-347-2428. Peach Lutheran Church summer schedulePeace Lutheran Church has paused the Wednesday evening Bible study, with a potluck meal, for the balance of the summer. Other opportunities for Bible study remain on the schedule. The times are 10 a.m. Wednesdays and 9 a.m. Sundays. Sunday morning Worship Service is at 10. Peace, The Church On The Hill, is at 7201 S. U.S. 41, 5 miles north of Dunnellon. For more information, call the church office at 489-5881. Hope Evangelical church programs slatedSunday School at Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church in Citrus Springs is at 11 a.m. The adult Bible Study is at 8 a.m. with the worship service at 9:30. An adult supervised nursery is provided during the time of worship services. Confirmation classes are held at 11 a.m. at the same time as youth Sunday School. For information, call the Church at (352) 4895511 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday.North Oak hosting Saturday night serviceNorth Oak Baptist Church is now hosting a Saturday night praise, prayer and power service 6 p.m. at its church at the corner of North Elkcam Boulevard and North Citrus Springs Boulevard in Citrus Springs. Child care through 36 months will be available by background screened childrens workers. For more information, call 489-1688 or 746-1500. Rainbow Springs church to host LIFT ministryJoin the ladies at the Rainbow Springs Village Church for Ladies in Fellowship Together (LIFT) fellowship. The goal is to LIFT one another in encouragement, LIFT our missionaries in prayer and LIFT the name of Jesus Christ. If childcare is desired, call the church office for arrangements. LIFT meets at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday monthly. For more information about this ministry, email Cindy Greaves at women@caringpeople .org. Rainbow Springs Village Church is at 20222 S.W. 102nd St. Road, Dunnellon, south of Winn Dixie and west of U.S. 41). For more information, contact the church at 489-0249 or at www.caringpeople.org. I usually live life on an even keel. I once had an odd keel, but fortunately, I had the good sense to throw it back into the water from whence it came. I take pride in maintaining a certain sense of balance in my life. But, there are those times when all balance is thrown out the window. Just this past week when I was enjoying an unusually wonderful sense of balance in my life, the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage changed my whole demeanor. We were watching the news on television. When I say we, I am not insinuating in any regard that I was paying any attention whatsoever to what was happening on the television screen. I usually have a book in hand I am perusing while I am allegedly watching TV. Out of nowhere, I heard her exclaim, They just wouldnt do that. I continued in my book and paid no attention to her. What in the world is wrong with those people? I heard her say. By now, my curiosity had gotten the best of me and I laid my book down and said, What has got you all riled up tonight? Didnt you hear what they just said? Im sorry; I was looking at my book. Well, she said in a very disgusted manner, the government is thinking about taxing junk food. Can you imagine anything more ludicrous than that? I always like to, at least try to think of the positive side of things. With the way our beloved politicians have been going these days, it is very hard to find the positive side. Although I am not in favor of taxes, I know that as a citizen I need to pay my fair share. I have no problem with that. Im not, however, in favor of tacking on some new taxes. Whats wrong with the old ones? Then my wife said something that turned my thinking all the way around. You do know what junk food is, dont you? That was a crazy thing to say. Of course, I knew what junk food was. I stay away from that food category and pride myself in eating healthy food every day. No junk food for me, thank you. I shrugged it off at the time and replied to my wife, Oh well, the government has to do whatever it has to do in times like these. You do know that Apple Fritters are considered junk food by our government? And when they start taxing junk food they will be taxing your Apple Fritters. They dont. They wouldnt. They better not! At this point, my even keel was experiencing some very turbulent tendencies. I try to be a good citizen but there comes a time when a person has to put his foot down. I had come to the point where as that old philosopher who said, Thats all I can stands, I cant stands no more! What I want to say to good old Mr. Uncle Sam is simply; do not touch my Apple Fritters. Some things in life are sacred and for somebody to fool with them will only rile the anger of those religious people devoted to Apple Fritter Veneration. Believe me; you do not want the Apple Fritter Gang to get riled. The Creed of these Apple Fritter followers is simply, an Apple Fritter a day keeps the blues away. Nothing cheers the day like starting it with a freshly baked Apple Fritter. Regardless of the6 Riverland News, Thursday, August 4, 2011 To Advertise in the Church Directory Call 489-2731 For More Information 0008FL3 489-2685 Hall Available For Community Functions Rite I 2nd & 4th Sunday Rite II 1st & 3rd Sunday Holy Faith Episcopal Church 19924 W. Blue Cove Dr. Dunnellon T HE R EV J. J AMES G ERHART Sundays 9:00 AM D UNNELLON F IRST U NITED M ETHODIST C HURCH 21501 W. Highway 40 Rev. Eddie Fulford, Pastor Sunday Traditional Worship 8:00 AM With Communion Each Week Contemporary Worship 9:30 AM Traditional Worship 11:00 AM Nursery At All Services Sunday School 9:30 AM & 11:00 AM Sharing Gods Light 352-489-4026 www.SharingGodsLight.org 0008FIN 0008KOP Christ-Centered Bible -Believing SUNDAYS 10 am . . Bible Classes 11 am . . Worship Service 5:30 pm . Evening Praise Service Lighthouse Baptist Church New Sunday Evening Series What On Earth Is Going On In The World? This is an informative and prophetical look at the Bible and our times WEDNESDAYS 5:30 pm . Music Rehearsal 7 pm . . Bible Study & Prayer In Citrus Springs 974 W. G. Martinelli Blvd. On the corner of W.G. Martinelli Blvd. and Citrus Springs Blvd. (352) 489-7515 Rev. F. Jess Burton, Pastor Cell Phone 352-208-3055 Dunnellon Seventh-day Adventist Church Welcome To Our Services Hwy. 41 & Hwy. 40 Saturday Sabbath School . 9:30 AM Sermon . . . 11:00 AM Tuesday Bible Study . . 7:00 PM For more information: 352-489-3455 www.dunnellonsdachurch.com 0008FHT 7525 S. Highway 41, Dunnellon 352-489-3166 Saturday Reconciliation 3:30 PM Saturday Vigil . . . . 4:30 PM Sunday . 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM Sunday Spanish............ . Noon Mon. Thru Fri . . . . . 8:00 AM Holy Days . 8:00 AM and 7:00 PM www.stjohncc.com 0008FGF MASSES Catholic Community of St. John the Baptist Father Emmanuel Akalue, Pastor 00085JS Dunnellon Presbyterian Church Jeffrey W. Welch, Pastor 2 0 6 4 1 C h e s t n u t S t r e e t C o r n e r o f C h e s t n u t & O h i o S t r e e t s I n T h e H i s t o r i c D i s t r i c t 4 8 9 2 6 8 2 S u n d a y W o r s h i p . . . . 8 : 3 0 A M S u n d a y S c h o o l . . 9 : 4 5 A M W o r s h i p . . . . 1 1 : 0 0 A M N u r s e r y P r o v i d e d F o r A l l S e r v i c e s d u n n p r e s c h u r c h @ b e l l s o u t h n e t 0008FGM 0008FFI Calvary Baptist Temple 21841 S.W. Marine Blvd. Rainbow Lakes Estates Sunday Sunday School.............9:45 a.m. Worship Service.........11:00 a.m. Evening Service..........5:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting............7:00 p.m. Every 4th Sunday......5:00 p.m Share, Praise & Fellowship Pastor Jamie Parker 352-489-8962 Please Join Us As We Worship In His Name Romeo Baptist Church Sunday School 9:30 AM Worship 11:00 AM Disciple Training 5:00 PM Interim Pastor Tim Turner (352) 489-1788 Sunday (Nursery & Childrens Church Provided) Wednesday AWANA 6:30 PM Youth Group 6:30 PM Bible Study 7:00 PM 8 1 / 2 Miles North of Dunnellon Off of Highway 41, Left at Church Sign on SW 5 th Place 0008FM0 Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church ELCA Pastor Lynn Fonfara 9425 N. Citrus Springs Blvd. Citrus Springs Sunday Worship 9:30 a.m. Sunday School 11:00 a.m. Communion Every Sunday Information: 489-5511 Go To Our Web Page hopelutheranelca.com 00078B6 0006ZUU U nitarian U niversalists 7633 N. Florida Ave. (Route 41) Citrus Springs N a t u r e C o a s t 465-4225 WWW NCUU ORG SUNDAY SERVICES 10:30 A.M. W HERE REASON & RELIGION M EET GLBT WELCOME Peace Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Rev. Terry L. McKee, Pastor Sunday School & Adult Bible Class 9:00 A.M Sunday Worship Service 10:00 A.M Wednesday Bible Study 10:00 A.M Wednesday potluck & Bible Study 6:30 PM 0008FLN The Church On The Hill 5 miles North of Dunnellon US Hwy 41 at Highway 40 489-5881 www.PeaceLutheranOnline.org Peace Lutheran Church GATHERINGS A D IRECTORY OF A REA C HURCHES For where two or three gather together in My name, there am I with them. Matthew 18:20 711180 Mr. Uncle Sam, do not touch my Apple Fritter OUT TO PASTOR Golf cart restoration complete JEFF BRYAN/Riverland NewsJD Donahue, left, and Jim and Charlie Moraites, presented Dunnellon High football coach Frank Beasley with his golf cart, which was restored with the help of local businesses such as Dunnellon Tire, Alecs Collision Goulds Tire & Auto Center and B.B. Graphics of Ocala. The renovation was a way the Pop Warner League was able to say thanks to Beasley for all his work with the youth football league. Fishing for the Fight, a fundraiser to benefit the Michelle -O-Gram Foundation, will be Saturday, Aug. 6. Entry fee for the saltwater tournament is $100 for a boat with two fishermen. For each additional fisherman it is $25. Weigh-in will be at 4 p.m. at TJs Bait and Tackle. The captains meeting and Calcutta will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, at TJs. In addition to the fishing tournament, there will be a chance drawing for a 2006 EZ-Go electric golf cart. Tickets for the drawing are $15 each and are available through TJs, Elaine Hobbs, Paulette Syzdlo, Jessica Schaffer, Lisa Hamm, Valerie Hanchar, Andy Stancil, Tiffany Cannon, Paula Shalna and Terry and Sherry Roberts. All can be contacted through Facebook. For more information about the fishing tournament, visit tinypic.com/r/ 16lfrl3/7 or call Rebecca Duley-Gibbs at 465-7332. Charity fishing tournament planned Saturday CHURCH EVENTS Rev. James Snyder See PASTOR page 7


have your ads out, have a budget, know what you need, go get it for best price. You cant do that without doing homework. People just start couponing, but if you dont do the leg work, youre not going to see a lot in savings. You might save 50 cents at one store, but at this store, theyll pay you to walk out with same item. Since starting her venture, she explains how she can gather $900 worth of products on the same $200-amonth budget. Her budget conscious decisions certainly caught the attention of family, friends and, of course, the cashiers and managers at the various stores where she shops. I made friends with most of them, she said of the cashiers. They want to see how much I save and for how much. They participate in the game, they get excited for me to see how much I pay out of pocket. People are amazed by the savings. I used to buy everything that was a generic; now Im getting name brand items and sometimes theyre paying me to walk out the door with it. It just blows peoples mind, they dont understand how I do it. Her husband, John, wasnt sold on the idea when she first started couponing. He said, youre wasting your time, he didnt grasp it, she explained. But when he noticed I could stock up on the items were always using and not have to buy it for the next six months, he was like, OK, this could work. Im just stretching my dollar. For those concerned she clears shelves of items like the woman on Extreme Couponing, she said dont worry. DeRose explained she buys what her family needs, no more, no less. Theyve given couponing a bad reputation, she said. I do not like that show. Who needs a 1,000 tubes of toothpaste? Unless youre donating it, you dont need that. And if you really need a lot, go to the manager and tell them you know the item will be on sale and ask them to order you an extra case. I dont want other people to do without because I was greedy; so I limit myself, because I want to share the joys of couponing. Tammy Raulerson got the couponing bug by watching the Extreme Couponing more than four months ago. I would say that I probably spend about six hours a week working on it, she said. I would say, that, the very first time, I got everything wrong, I had the product wrong, the wrong coupon, the wrong store, but that is when I learned to key in the whole deal. You have to be very, very organized, to make this whole entire process work. Now that Im organized, its so easy. Also critical knowing each stores policy. Theyre all different, Raulerson noted. Now that shes on a roll, Raulerson explained shes saving anywhere from $400 to $1,200 a month using coupons. She said she purchases $10 worth of papers every week to collect the coupons she needs for her shopping endeavors. Cashiers can make you or break you, she said. They cant stand the fact youre walking out the door with all of these products for free. Theres a reason youre able to obtain it, but if you dont put the work and have the drive youre not going to be successful; you have to be very organized. You learn, you learn. Tiffany Lees soon-to-be mother-in-law, Judy Miley, got her hooked on couponing. I was doing it a little bit here and there, just doing it a little bit at a time, Lee explained. I was just buying basic stuff, such as deodorant, tooth paste, etc. Then I realized I could use them for groceries and it just escalated from there. Now, she has four papers to collect coupons from, including the Riverland News and the Citrus County Chronicle. She explains she buys two other papers on Sundays and she receives unused coupons from coworkers. Her initial savings of $25 to $30 a month has ballooned into savings of almost $200 a month. The savings certainly caught the attention of her fianc, Mike Miley, an officer with the Dunnellon Police Department. He thought I was crazy at first, he still thinks I am, she joked. He didnt think it was that big of a deal at first, but then when I really showed how much we saved, he actually got really excited. I remember the first time I really did it, my bill was $210, and had gotten it down to $78. problems I have to face during the day, if I start with an Apple Fritter the day seems to go much better. Now, Mr. Uncle Sam, let me explain some of the facts of life to you. First, Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness is one of the most famous phrases in the United States Declaration of Independence and considered by some as part of one of the most well crafted, influential sentences in the history of the English language. These three aspects are listed among the unalienable rights or sovereign rights of man. Everybody knows that the phrase the pursuit of happiness, is a reference to Apple Fritters. No more pure form of happiness exists then enjoying a freshly baked Apple Fritter. And another thing, why blame the lowly Apple Fritter for the debt problem? I have been associated with Apple Fritters most of my life and I have never known an Apple Fritter to spend money it does not have. I have given this a lot of thought. Apple Fritters are not responsible for the debt problem in our country but rather politicians are responsible. My thought is simply this. Instead of considering Apple Fritters as junk food, why not consider politicians as junk politicians and tax them. That would make much more sense. Out in the real world everybody operates along these lines; if you create a debt, you have an obligation to pay that debt and not shove it off on somebody else. The only ones who do this are all those Junk Politicians who have no sense of how much a dollar is really worth let alone where it comes from. I still stand by the words of Jesus. And he (Jesus) said unto them, Render therefore unto Caesar the things which be Caesars, and unto God the things which be Gods (Luke 20:25 KJV). Mr. Uncle Sam, touch my Apple Fritter at your own peril. The Rev. James L. Snyder is pastor of the Family of God Fellowship, 1471 Pine Road, Ocala, FL 34472. He lives with his wife, Martha, in Silver Springs Shores. Call him at 352-687-4240 or e-mail jamessnyder2@att.net. The church website is www.whatafellowship. com. Riverland News, Thursday, August 4, 2011 7 STYLE #13434 4PC BABY SET STYLE #33130-2-PC PANT SET STYLE #36702 CHAMPION 2-PC SHORT SET STYLE #25038 DORA 3-PC SKIRT SET STYLE #32874 ADIDAS SHIRT STYLE #78105 HANNAH MONTANA CAPRI PAJAMAS STYLE #38823 NBA LICENSED JERSEY STYLE #56322 LEVI JEANS We stock only top quality, namebrand merchandise. The latest styles and popular fashions your kids will be proud to wear. Our clothes are displayed in leading department stores. If you are qualified to buy from us youll never again pay expensive store prices. You can buy the same merchandise from us at 50% to 70% below store prices. Just think of all the money youll be saving. GUARANTEED... LOWEST PRICES IN THE COUNTRY Log on now Charlieskidsfashion.com 0008VA7 0008T12 0 0 0 8 R U Y SAVE A STAMP Renew your subscription online today! Its fast, easy and secure. www.riverlandnews.com PASTOR continued from page 6 JEFF BRYAN/Riverland News ABOVE: Tonya DeRose bought all of the goods on this table for $20. Some of the products include pull-up training pants and laundry detergent. BELOW: John DeRose helps his mother clip coupons. CLIPPING continued from page 1 STORE INFORMATION For store policy about coupons, call the following stores or visit their websites for more information: C V S : 489-9023 or www.cvs.com S weet Bay: 489-6607 or www.sweetbaysuper market.com Walgreens: 489-2864 or www.walgreens.com Walmart: 489-4210 or www.walmart.com Winn Dixie: 465-4111 or www.winndixie.comHELPFUL HINTS ON THE WEB www.hip2save.com www.couponingtodisney.com www.frugalfloridian.com www.southernsavers.com www.krazycouponlady.com COMMUNITY EVENTS Ballet scholarship to be offered to youthCopplia will be performed this winter at the Curtis Peterson Auditorium at Lecanto High School and will be sponsored by Victorias School of Dance in Dunnellon. The cast of 40 includes local adults and youth, but there is a need for someone to play the lead role Franz. Victorias School of Dance is seeking a young male at least 5-foot-10. He does not need any ballet training, but we are looking for a willingness to learn. Applicants will be interviewed and must call (352) 489-6756 before Aug. 31. Up to two people will be chosen and will have the option to receive a full annual scholarship to Victorias School of Dance. For more information, call Shalyn at 489-6756. Stoetzer will speak at public library The Friends of the Dunnellon Public Library are proud to announce that our own hometown author, columnist, storyteller and short-story writer, Duke Stoetzer will describe the Legendary Days of Boomtown Dunnellon at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, in the Dunnellon Public Library Meeting Room as part of the Meet the Author program sponsored by the Friends of the Dunnellon Public Library. Stoetzer has had 53 short stories published in the past 15 years. He won the 1989 Pushcart Prize (national award for best short story fiction writer in a non-commercial publication), which appeared in the Black Hammock Review. Stoetzers tales have appeared in such publications as Granta Magazine, Dawn Valley Press, Quantum Press, Antigonish Review, Penisular Quarterly, West Pacific Magazine4, Rosebud (Wisconsin & Idaho), Southern Review, Allegheny Literary and many others. He wrote the column, Tales of a Two-River Town, for The Riverland News for 12 years. Duke Stoetzer


The Southwest Florida Water Management District Governing Board Tuesday adopted its proposed fiscal year 2012 (FY2012) millage rate. The proposed FY2012 millage rate of 0.3928 mill takes into account the merger of the budgets of the Districts eight Basin Boards into the Governing Board, and the $108 million cap on ad valorem property tax collections passed by the Florida Legislature. FY2012 will run from Oct. 1, 2011, through Sept. 30, 2012. The Governing Board merged the budgets of the Districts eight Basin Boards into the Governing Board in May. The merger was implemented to increase efficiency of operations and reduce costs, and is projected to save $350,000 to $400,000 annually. Gov. Rick Scott in June signed legislation that caps the taxes Floridas five water management districts can assess on residential and commercial properties. For the owner of a $150,000 home with a $50,000 homestead exemption, the FY2012 Districtwide tax would be $39.28 a year, or about $3.27 per month. The proposed FY2012 millage rate adopted by the Governing Board will be used by county property appraisers when mailing out Truth in Millage (TRIM) notices of proposed property taxes to residents. Two statutorily required public TRIM hearings on the Districts total budget will be held in September. The first will be Sept. 13 at 5:01 p.m. at the Districts Tampa Service Office. The governors office and the state legislature will review and approve the budgets of all five water management districts before the second and final public hearing. The Districts second and final TRIM hearing will be at 5:01 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Districts Brooksville Headquarters. At the conclusion of the hearing, the Governing Board will formally adopt the final millage rate and budget. The public is welcome to attend any Governing Board meeting to provide comment on the proposed budget. The adopted FY2012 millage rate and budget, in comparison with FY2011, are outlined in the following table. birthday party for Indi came about when Sharon Huston, a park volunteer, took note of what Homosassa Springs State Park does for Lu, its resident hippo. Each year, park officials there host a birthday part for Lu, so Huston thought why not do the same for Indi. It was Sharons idea, explained Nicky Aiken, park service specialist. A lot of people are terrified of snakes, especially the indigo; but she thought this was kind of a neat way to highlight Indi and keep it in line with our summer program. Shes to blame for the great idea. Its pretty cool to have this opportunity to sort of have fun with an animal that some people may be uncomfortable with; pull him out of his home and let the kids see him. Huston said the idea really came when she was doing research on Marsha Bliven, Indis resident caretaker, about the same time Homosassa Springs State Park hosts Lus birthday party. I was surprised to find (Indi is) only two days older than my grandson, she explained, noting Indis home originally started at the Citrus County-based state park. Indi is the only wild animal we take care of; we built him a home. Houston also believes this is an opportunity to educate children and adults of the importance of Indi. We dont want kids to be afraid of snakes, she said, noting the writers fear of the reptiles. We really, really want to educate the kids. Its important you learn the difference between Indi and other snakes. Thats what were going to do with Indis birthday as well. The Eastern Indigo snake, a cold-blooded reptile, is the longest snake native to the United States and is a glossy blue-black color. The lower face and chin may be black, light gray or red. An Indigo typically will measure approximately 8 1/2 feet in length. Indis nose and chin are red and he is now nearly 7 feet-long according to his February shedding. The snake feeds on small mammals, frogs, toads and other snakes. An Indigo will eat rattlesnakes as well as coral snakes and other venomous pit vipers. They are immune to the poisonous venom. They swallow prey whole by unhinging the jaw and moving muscles in the neck and body to further digest the food. Indi resides in a glassfronted habitat that faces the veranda at the Rainbow Springs State Park headsprings. 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Swiftmud approves proposed millage rate Special to the Riverland News Rainbow Springs Country Club Bridge Results of play from July 26 Winners: 1. Millie Morales, 6,090; 2. Ruth Brucker, 4,780; 3. Luise Pellett, 4,760; 4. Jean Bozak, 3,890. Slams: Luise Pellett and Millie Morales, 6 Hearts. BRIDGE SCORES


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Its available at Soapys Car Washes in Ocala and at State Road 200 and Southwest 93rd Court or call 843-1499 or e-mail rhauck@embarqmail.co m. Group raising funds for Honor Flight Marion County Continuity of Care Council will host the third annual Antiques & Collectibles Appraisal-thon from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Angela Santos VFW Post 4781, 9401 SW 110th St., just off SR 200 (across from Oak Run) in Ocala to raise funds for the Ocala Honor Flight. Besides the appraisals, there will be a a silent auction, food and a LifeSouth blood drive for the Veterans Hospital. Marion County Continuity of Care Council is hoping to raise $2,000 or more to aid Honor Flight in its mission to take our World War II vets to Washington D.C. to visit the World War II memorial. The next Honor Flight is Oct. 27. For more information, contact Al May at 352-2390091 or e-mail amaynfo@gmail.com or Trey Adams at 352-4336660 or e-mail Trey.Adams@northporthealth.com. DMS report cards, FCAT scores availableStudent report cards and FCAT scores are ready to be picked up. Summer hours are from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The school will be closed today through July 8 and will reopen July 11. Report Cards that have not been picked up at this time will be available from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 18, the beginning of the year orientation. Student registration extended through summerDunnellon Elementary School will continue to register new students for the 2011-12 School Year throughout the summer. Parents may stop by the school and pick up a registration application with list of requirements, or, you may go online to www.marion.k12-fl.us, click on Parents and go to the Parent Information column and click on Student Enrollment/Withdrawal. A Spanish version is also available. Be sure to click on the View School Enrollment/Registration Checklist and bring all documents with you to the school. 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TO PLACE ACLASSIFIED AD, CALLToll Free 1-877-676-1403 248-0804 RIV8/18 Sale PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE : Superior Towing/C&M Towing gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicle(s) on 08/18/2011, 249-0804 RIV 8/18 sale PUBLIC NOTICE Notice of Public Sale: D & D TOWING OF OCALA gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to 252-0804 RIV8/23 salePUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF SALE The following vehicle will be sold at public auction to satisfy a lien, per Fl Stat 13.585, at 10:00 AM onAugust 23, 2011 atPalm Chevrolet Inc dba Palm Chevrolet/Palm Kia, 2300 SW College Rd, Ocala FL 34474, phone 352-671-2610.No titles, as is, cash only. 2002 Pontiac Aztek 4D VIN3G7DA03EX2S565114 Cash sum to redeem vehicle $3121.17.Notice to owner or lienholder as to right to a hearing prior to sale date by filing with clerk of court and to recover vehicle by posting bond in accordance with Fl Stat 559.917.Proceeds of sale exceeding lien amount will be deposited with the clerk of court.Interested parties, contact State Filing Service 772-595-9555 August 4, 2011. 9:00 am at 36 NE 8th St., Ocala, FL 34470, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. Superior Towing/C&M Towing reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. 1FAHP34N78W122083 2008 FORD 1GMDX03E94D116909 2004 PONTIAC 1M2P264C9WM024763 1998 MACK JT2GK12E1R0013627 1994 TOYOTA August 4, 2011. sell these vehicle(s) at 4125 NE Jacksonville Rd., Ocala, FL 34479-2427, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statues. D & D TOWING OF OCALA reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. SaleDate:8/18/2011 9AM 1998 WEL VIN # WELFUA97G798 August 4, 2011 Lien Notices Lien Notices Lien Notices 244-0804 RIVConnolly, Anne B. 2011 CP 679 (F) Notice to Cred. PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR MARION COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File Number: 2011 CP 679 (F) IN RE: ESTATE OF ANNE B. CONNOLLY a/k/a ANNE BERNADETTE CONNOLLY, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of ANNE B. CONNOLLY a/k/a ANNE BERNADETTE CONNOLLY, deceased, whose date of death was February 1, 2011, and whose Social Security Number is File Number 2011 CP 679 (F), is pending in the Circuit Court for Marion County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is P.O. Box 1030, Ocala, Florida 34478. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and the Personal Representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, upon whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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 decedents estate including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (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 OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 28, 2011. Personal Representative: /s/ DANIEL CONNOLLY, Personal Representative of the Estate of ANNE B. CONNOLLY a/k/a ANNE BERNADETTE CONNOLLY 3166 Foxwood Drive, Apopka, Florida 32703 Attorney for Personal Representative: BRETT & REYNOLDS, P.A. /s/ Joel O. Parker Esq., Attny at Law, Florida Bar No.: 0070201 8810 S.W. Highway 200, Suite 122, Ocala, FL 34481 (352) 854-4011 July 28 & August 4, 2011. 250-0811 RIVConstance W. Cardinal 2011-CP-725 (F) Notice to Cred.PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR MARION COUNTY,FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.: 2011-CP-725 Division F IN RE: ESTATE OF CONSTANCE W. CARDINAL Deceased NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of CONSTANCE W. CARDINAL, deceased, whose date of death was April 5, 2011, is pending in the Circuit Court for MARION County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 NW 1st Avenue, Ocala, Florida 34475. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 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 decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is August 4, 2011 Personal Representative: BARBARA ANN OTT 134 Crestwood Drive, Guilford, Connecticut 06437 Attorney for Personal Representative: Mary F. Trotter Florida Bar No. 0377600 Attorney for BARBARA ANN OTT 13940 N. U.S. Hwy 441, Suite 210, The Villages, FL 32159 Telephone: (352) 205-7245 Facsimile: (352) 205-7305 August 4 & 11, 2011. 251-0811 RIV Beverly Joan Mahaffey 2011-CP-745 (F) Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR MARION COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: 2011-CP-745 (F) IN RE: ESTATE OF BEVERLY JOAN MAHAFFEY a/k/a BEVERLY J. MAHAFFEY, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of BEVERLY JOAN MAHAFFEY a/k/a BEVERLY J. MAHAFFEY deceased, File Number 2011-CP-745 (F), is pending in the Circuit Court for Marion County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is P.O. Box 1030, Ocala, Florida 34478-1030. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and the Personal Representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is served must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (30) DAYS AFTER THE TIME OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is August 4, 2011. Personal Representative: /s/ JAMES MAHAFFEY, JR. Personal Representative for the Estate of BEVERLY JOAN MAHAFFEY a/k/a BEVERLY J. MAHAFFEY, Deceased 318 North Broadway Street, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663 Attorney for Personal Representative: BRETT & REYNOLDS, P.A. /s/ JOEL O. PARKER, Esquire Florida Bar No. 0070201 20093 East Pensylvanie Avenue, #4, Dunnellon, Florida 34432 Telephone: (352) 489-6290 August 4 & 11, 2011. Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration Notices to Creditors/ Administration 243-0804 RIVDeVaul, Ethel 2011-CP-702 (F) Notice to Cred.PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR MARION COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File Number.: 2011-CP-702 (F) IN RE: ESTATE OF ETHEL DeVAUL a/k/a ETHEL MARY DeVAUL, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of ETHEL DeVAUL a/k/a ETHEL MARY DeVAUL, deceased, whose date of death was August 29, 2010, and whose Social Security Number is File Number 2011-CP-702 (F), is pending in the Circuit Court for Marion County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is P.O. Box 1030, Ocala, Florida 34478-1030. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, upon whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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 decedents estate including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (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 OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 28, 2011. Personal Representative: /s/ MARIE D. HALL 13931 S.E. 85th Place, Dunnellon, Florida 34431 Attorneys for Personal Representative: BRETT & REYNOLDS, P.A. /s/ ROBERT J. REYNOLDS Esq. Florida Bar No.: 0021415 P.O. Drawer 2480, Dunnellon, Florida 34430 July 28 & August 4, 2011. 0008UWB Week of Aug. 1, 2011 Adoption A childless couple seeks to adopt. Flexible work schedule. 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NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of EDITH M. COOK a/k/a EDITH MAY COOK, deceased, whose date of death was February 17, 2011, and whose Social Security Number is File Number 2011 576 CP, is pending in the Circuit Court for Marion County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is P.O. Box 1030, Ocala, Florida 34478-1030. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, upon whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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 decedents estate including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (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 OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 28, 2011. Personal Representative: /s/ JACQUELINE FORSBERG Personal Representative of the Estate of EDITH M. COOK a/k/a EDITH MAY COOK 8571 N.W. 173rd Place, Trenton, Florida 32693 Attorney for Personal Representative: BRETT & REYNOLDS, P.A. /s/ Robert J. Reynolds Esquire Florida Bar No.: 0021415 8810 S.W. Highway 200, Suite 122, Ocala, FL 34481 (352) 854-4011 July 28 & August 4, 2011. 245-0804 RIVRobinson, Norman A. 2011 CP 684 (F) Notice to Cred.PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR MARION COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File Number: 2011 CP 684 (F) IN RE: ESTATE OF NORMAN A. ROBINSON a/k/a NORMAN ALLEN ROBINSON, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of NORMAN A. ROBINSON a/k/a NORMAN ALLEN ROBINSON, deceased, whose date of death was March 23, 2011, and whose Social Security Number is is pending in the Circuit Court for Marion County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is P.O. Box 1030, Ocala, Florida 34478. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and the Personal Representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate, upon whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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 decedents estate including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE (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 OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is July 28, 2011. Personal Representative: /s/ NANCY KNIGHT, Personal Representative of the Estate of NORMAN A. ROBINSON a/k/a NORMAN ALLEN ROBINSON 1260 Schulte Hill Drive, Maryland Heights, Missouri 63043 Attorney for Personal Representative: BRETT & REYNOLDS, P.A. /s/ Joel O. Parker Esq., Attny at Law, Florida Bar No.: 0070201 8810 S.W. Highway 200, Suite 122, Ocala, FL 34481 (352) 854-4011 July 28 & August 4, 2011. Free Services BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID -$200 & UP (352) 771-6191 FREE REMOVAL OF Scrap Medal, Mowers Appliances and MORE Call (352) 224-0698 Lost Male Cat nuet Black & White River Lake Est and SW Timberlake 7/24/11( 352) 489-8635 REWARD!!!! Found Found Catahoula Orange Collar Tram Rd. 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12 Riverland News, Thursday, August 4, 2011 Photos by Jeff Bryan/Riverland NewsCorey Dening takes aim at an opponent during a game of dodge ball at the Boys & Girls Club Dunnellon branch. Youths in the area have kept busy throughout the summer months with educational and fun-filled trips, while keeping active on the basketball court with a variety of games. The summer program will come to a close as soon as school begins a new school year Aug. 22. Abel Heath, left, Tiara Bowman and Dylan Roy as well as other youths rush after a pile of balls during dodgeball activities at the Boys & Girls Club Dunnellon branch. ABOVE: Brandon Martin fires a shot at an opponent during a game. RIGHT: Alicia Johnson hurls a ball toward a foe during one of the many matches youths had recently at the Boys & Girls Club facility. ABOVE: Ashley Nagele, left, and Ariana Doran chase after opponents. BELOW: Rickey Hudson leaps to avoid a throw during a game.

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