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Celebrating 64 Years In The Tampa Bay Area I SEE PAGE 3A ars rau HARRAM COURT #96 HONORS ILLUSTRIOUS COMMANDRESS Harram Court #96 honored its Illustrious Comrnandress, Helen Bell with a Legends Dinner and Dance. The elaborate event was held at the Tampa Airport Hilton. Illustrious members and guests in attendance included, left to right: Doris Bailey, Beatrice Petermon, Carolyn Banks, Vickie Pittman, Eunice Butts, P. Sacks, Valerie Hayes, Alisha Gaines, Barbara Griffin and Petrice Hall. Illustrious Commandress Helen Bell is seated. (Photograph by Julia Jackson) Good Swintnter, 11, Drowns At Pool-. SEE PAGE 3-A Businassntan Tossed Out Of Meeting SEE PAGE 8-A Fantilies To Gat School Supplies SEE PAGE 11-A Police Ofticer Gets Prontoted SEE PAGE 12-A


0) g Features C\1 0 FellowshiP Of Deliverance Churches Prepare For Holv Convocation 2009 DR. THOMAS SCOTT ... Unsung Hero Award It is with great excitement and anticipation that Bishop James H. Howell and The Fello:wship of Deliverance Churches proC nounce Holy Convocation a: 2009, 'From Church to LL. c z c:t c en w :::) ... > a: w > w c w :::1: en ::; m :::) a.. z ..J ..J :::) m .!a w z t= z w en c 0 a: 0 ..J LL. HENRY 'SHAKE' WASHINGTON ... Youth Mentor Award Kingdom' which will be held July 12th July 17th, at our headquarter location, Cathedral of Faith Church, Tampa. The Hol y Convoc a tion will commence with Presiding DR. WILLIAM F. MARSH .. Community Service Award Prelate, Bishop James H. Howell bringing the Inaugural message on Sunday, July 12th @ 6:30 p.m. The dynamic evening speakers for the remainder GWENDOLYN HAYES .. Community Light Award Humanitarian Award of the week will be Bishop Liston Page, II of Patterson, New Jersey min istering on Monday; Pastor Derrick McRae of Eatonville, ministering Tuesday; Pastor Sharon Riley of Orlando, ministering on Wednesday; and Bishop Julian Jones of Rincon, Georgia will be ministering on "Presiding Bishop's Night", which is Thursday. All of the evening worship services will begin at 7:30p.m. There will be exciting day class sessions that will take place at The Crowne Plaza Hotel Sabal Park. The day class facilitators will be Bishop Michael E. Dantley of Cincinnati, Ohio and Pastor Marzetta Howell of Cathedral of Faith Church. Holy Convocation will cul minate with Evening in Paris' Kingdom Gala fashioned by Set It Productions, of Orlando. This black-tie affair will be held on Friday, July 17th in the Grand Ballroom of the Downtown Hyatt Regency Hotel. On the of this grand occasion, The DORETHA EDGECOMB ... Outstanding Educator Award REV. ABRAHAM BROWN Lifetime Achievement Award Fellowship of Deliverance Churches will pay tribute with humanitarian awards to well deserving citizens with in our community Those who will receive honor on this great night are: Dr. Thomas Scott (Unsung Hero Award), Henry "Shake" Washington (Youth Mentor Award), Dr. William F. Marsh (Community Service Award), Gwendolyn C. Hayes (Community "Light" Award), Doretha Edgecomb (Outstanding Educator Award); Robert "Bob" Buckhorn (Humanitarian Award); and Pastor Emeritus Abraham Brown will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award. Bishop James H. Howell and The Fellowship of Deliverance Ghurches cor dially extend an invitation to the public to come and share during what promises to be a week of glorious services. For additional information, contact the Administrative Office 813-238-2563 ; r u ( 8 I3) 248-:19.2: I


Features Alleged Credit Union Fraud Case Nets Arrest 01 Pastor, 3 Others Four Tampa men were taken into custody on Wednesday in connection with an alleged fraud scheme at a Tampa credit union. The men are facing charges ranging from identity theft to money laundering. Taken into custody and charged were: Pastor Donnell Dewitt Williams, 36, who was released from the Hillsborough County Jail after posting a $51,000 bond. Williams, who is the pastOI: of the House of Praise Church of God in Christ, was charged with money launder ing, grand theft, and 6 counts of fraudulent use of personal information. Kenta Rashawn Fabian, 23, who is said to be a member of Williams' church, was released after posting a bond of $13,500. : He was ch;1rged with 3 counts of fraudulent use of personal information and grand theft in the third degree. Larry Eugene Grace, 38, had not posted the $30,500 bond on Thursday. He was charged with 3 counts of fraudulent use of personaf information, and 4 counts of grand theft third degree. Erick Rashad Barr, 31, was released after posting a $4,000 bond. He was charged with fraudulent use of personal information and grand theft third degree. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office, the investigation began after Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union Risk Management contacted police in reference to individuals obtaining fraudulent loans in February 2009. Employees are said to have requested the investigation after discrepan cies were discovered with sev eral loans. Hillsborough County Economic Crimes Unit detec-Good Swimmer, 11, Drowns at Public Pool For years, Brittany Mills has joined a group of kids from Jackson Heights Park during the summer. She learned to swim during one of those summers, and according to her aunt, .Sherrell Carswell, Brittany was an avid swimmer. However, her drowning Wednesday has left her family in deep mourning and looking for answers. Brittany was swimming at Cyrus Green pool when a life guard noticed her at the bottom of the pool's deep end. The lifeguard jumped and pulled her out of the water. A Tampa Police Officer conduct ed a safety check at the pool as the lifeguard was pulling the child out. The officer and lifeguard performed CPR until Tampa Fire Rescue arrived and transported the child to St. Joseph's Hospital, She was pronounced dead at 2:35p.m. Officials said there were 30 to 40 kids in the pool at the time of the incident, and there were three 'lifeguards on dutY; The American Red Cross standards call for one lifeguard for every 25 children. The maximum occupancy of the pool is 63. Ms. Carswell said they were told Brittany had been swimming with another child, racing down the pool when the incident happened. "We understand that she was racing against a boy. He was swimming on top of the water and she was swimming underneath. He turned and didn't see her, and thought she had gotten out of the water." "We feel a lack of supervi sion was responsible for this. I think chaperones from the BRITTANY MILLS .... was an avid swimmer park should have been at the poolside keeping an eye on the kids. With that many kids, there should have been more people." Ms. Carswell said they want a full investigation into what happened, and if anyone has information they want to share, contact police. Brittany was a former stu dent of Oak Park Elementary, and in the fall, she was going to attend Franklin Middle School. She was the youngest of Arnita Mills' three children. Her father is Jeff Mills. According to a Ms. Mills learned of her daugh ter's drowning while at work. According to the source, she was told that she needed to come to the hospital and iden tify her. Brittany's mom and grand rpother had to be hospitalized after learning of her death. Brittany loved cheerlead ing, dancing, stepping, and drawing. He favorite color was pink, and she loved Hello Kitty and Sponge Bob. Funeral arrangements for Brittany are still being worked out by family members at this time. PASTOR DONNELL WILLIAMS tives, determined that the alleged crimes occurred between July 26, 2<>06 througH February 12 The investigation involved, more than 120 loan accounts and a liability exposure of more than $400,000 to the credit union. Williams was employed at the credit union as a branch manager and loan officer. He is accused of using "his posi tion to establish fraudulent loans to co-defendants by. fal sifying the loan applications. Williams also used his position to circumvent security measures, used the personal information of others, both with and without their consent and received monetary gain from doing so. Williams also engaged in money laundering by filtering the ill-gotten funds through various other accounts," said. .Rillc.e described .Kent a F .ian as a close friend and member of s. Fabian is alleged other indi viduals to apply for loans at the credit union and helped in falsifying applications, including employment, income and other information that would be required in order to obtain the loans. He is also charged in connection with using personal information to fraudulently obtain loans from the business. "Fabian recruited family members and assisted them in improperly obtaining loans and received illegal monetary gain from these transactions," police said. Police described Larry Grace as a former member of Williams' church and alleges that "he criminally used the information of oth ers, including family members and a deceased person to fraudulently obtain funds from the credit union." Police described Erick Barr as a cl.ose friend of Williams, and said he "falsi fied loan applications for both himselfand another to illegal ly obtain money from the credit union." According to jail records, Fabian is employed by the City of Tampa, and Barr stated that he is self-employed. Both Williams and Grace stated they were unemployed at the time they were booked into the jail. The investigation spanned five months and resulted in the four arrests. However, police said other arrests are possible as the investigation continues. The Sentinel was unsuccessful in attempts to contact Pastor Williams. ..... 9 I\) 0 0 CD "T1 r-0 C/) m z -1 z m r;m c: r 1 m ::f z ., c: OJ r-u; ::I: m c m < m -1 c: m C/) c )> z c ., :D 8 C) m (.,) I )>


Q) 0 0 N ci ,... => -, >"' <( 0 a: u. Editorials & Columns FLORIDA SENTINEL BULLETIN ( USP S 202-140) 2 2 07 2 1 s t A ven u e T a mp a F lo r i da 3360 5 ( 813 ) 2 4 8-1921 Published E v e ry Tuesda y a nd Fr i da y B y FLORIDA SENTINEL BULLETIN PUBLISHING Co Member o f Nat i onal New s paper Publ i she r s Assoc iati on ( NNPA ) and Amalgamated Publishers I nc Ne w York. 1990 94 CP Time lnternational POSTMASTER : Send Address Change To : Florida Sentinel Bulletin, P O Box 3363 Tampa, FL 33601 Periodical Postage Paid At Tampa, FL W.W. Andrews 1874-1931 (1919) C Blythe Andrews 1901-19n (1945) Founders C. BLYTHE ANDREWS, JR. CHAIRMAN S. KAY ANDREWS, PUBLISHER C BLYTHE ANDREWS Ill, PRESIDENT/CONTROLLER GWEN HAYES, EDITOR IRIS HOLTON, CITY EDITOR BETTY DAWKINS, ADVERTISING DIRECTOR KEITH GEORGE, CIRCULATION AND PRESS DIRECTOR Subscriptions-$44.00-6 Months Both Editions : $87. 00-Per Year Both Editions j .. Opinions expressed on editorial pages of this newspaper by Columnists or Guest Wiite..S i do not necessarily reflect the editorial stance of The Florida Sentinel Bulletin or the Publisher. jPass Senate Bill S909, Howl I t ought' to be a w;tlk-in-the-park. But getting federal assistance and intervention when hate crimes are committed in communities across America is not as easy as you may think. Ask veteran Congressman John Conyers (Michigan) -who introduced a Congressional bill to expand existing 0 hate crime prevention laws and to allow the federal gova: ernment to assist local authorities in the investigation ""' 0 and prosecution, regardless of where or what the victim z was doing when the crime took place. Conyers' legislac( tion also expands the definition of a hate crime to include those motivated by the victim's disabilities, gene der or sexual orientation. The legislation-provides fundCJ) ing to states for developing hate crime prevention programs. What probably makes Conyers smile is his fellow t-Senators are currently considering a similar bill (Senate i: Bill 909), introduced by none other than Senator Ted w Kennedy. > That hate crimes in America continue io increase at a w 0 daily rate, and that the number of hate crime groups has w exploded by more than 54 percent over the past 8 years, X would cause few to argue stronger anti-hate crime legist/) :::; lation is needed. Though many hate crimes are not as m high profile or as deadly as the most recent murder of a => Black security guard at the Jewish Holocaust Museum in D.. Z Washington, D. C., hate crimes are mushrooming across i= America. W To make matters worse, our tederal government admits it can only intervene in hate crime investigations => and prosecutions when such crimes occur on federal m property or such victims have participated in one of six w very specific activities including voting or religious wor-Z ship. All of that means this. We need Senate Bill 909, i= NOW! z w C/) c( c a: 0 _. ""' Growing Pains For Painful Growingil 0 nee again, our fair city has made the history books. Not only can the City of Tampa boast it is the home of the Tampa Bay Bucs and the world-champion Lightning, and that it was once the home of the largeSt posted poem in the history of the world, but now it can boast about becoming the 53rd largest city in the entire United States. City Council members were unavailable for comment, but undoubtedly a toast and bouts of back-slapping were experienced by Tampa's demographic movers and shakers. We, at the Sentinel, are excited, too. But in the midst of mounting municipal budget cuts, we wonder whether we should whoop or weep. Everywhere we look; Tampa is cutting back or municipally shutting down. In fact, its county governmental counterpart has gone to an even riskier realm of fiscal Russian roulette in its seemingly never-ending attempt to lop off whatever personnel or department--ser-vices seemingly its constituents can do without. As one of our columnists recently concluded, the County's lay-offs might one day leave that organization with only the c( County Administrator and a laptop. Perhaps, such a comment was a bit too satirical, but everyone got the w idea. CJ Yes, it is good to know our city is growing, having increased from 54thJargest city (339,130) to the 53rd The e conomy has been the lead topi c of conver s .ation for s e veral months. The futu r e continues to be bleak, with only spots of sunshine that acts as a teaser of hope. As a result of the state of the economy Americans con tinue to demonstrate outstanding resilience. In fact, in many cases folks are taking the lemons that life is doling out and making gallons of lemonade One example of this extra ordinary survival characteris tic is our ability to conform. Some people have been unfortunate enough to witness companies they have worked for close down. Others have been laid off after years of loyal employment. And, in some cases, many of these people were within a couple of years or even mo n ths of being v e sted for re ti r ement. The rest of us who have been fo rtunate enough to hold on to our jobs so far, have learned the real mean ing of compromise We have learned that when the purse strings are so tight that th e y are abou t to break we make the right choices We have come to realize that a job even with less than forty hours per week, is bette r than no job at all. The one thing this economy has taught everyone is that no one is immune In the past, those who were the last hired were the first to face layoffs. But those days have gone. Now instead of longevity, the decision mak ers are reviewing what is critical to keep the company afloat Ne verth eless, we all realize just ho w fra gil e a nd unc erta in the future can be. Mos t p e o ple are living on a tight bud get and hoping that the bills remain in a certain r ange. They are also praying that no unex pected e x pense, su c h as a car repair, suddenly pop up Those without insurance hope and pray daily that they won' t be in need of medic a l attention. Those who used to visit the doctor's office now go to the emergency room. Everyone is facing an uncertain, but we constantly display the fact that we are survivors. So, instead of harping on the negative we can all marvel at how we have learned how to conserve, compensate, and compromise our lives to fit the situation Reparations: An Ongoing Debate M ention reparations for slavery and watch eyes begin to roll or glaze over. Imagine certain scientists receiving the same response when they first mentioned flying to the moon. And no, the United States did NOT promise" all freed slaves "20 acres and a mule," upon their emancipation. According to several sources, compensation to slaves and to their heirs has been a topic of discussion for generations since the end of the Civil War. Just to clarify the issue, however, sla very is a proposal to compen sate the descendants of slaves held in America for the forced labor they performed from 1619 through 1865. Talk about controversial! Try introducing this topic to a mixed group of friends and watch the room light up like the Fourth of July. Nevertheless, on the "20 acres and a mule" issue, this rural legend is based upon land reparations given to Blacks in South Carolina by General Tecumseh Sherman only to be taken away later by President Andrew Johnson. According to Wikipedia, "in 1865, after the Confederate States of America were defeated in the American Civil War, General William Tecumseh Sherman issued Special Field orders No. 15 to-solve problems caused by the masses of refugees a temporary plan granting each freed family forty acres of tillable land in the sea islands and around Charleston, South Carolina for the exclusive use of Black people wlio had been enslaved." the army had a surplu s of mules, many of the families also were given a mule Thus, approximately 40,000 freed slaves set up homestead on 400,000 acres of land in Georgia and South Carolina, which were promptly seized and returned to previous owners by President Andrew Johnson, after the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. In 1867, Congressman Thaddeus Stevens unsuc cessfully sponsored a bill for the redistribution of land to Blacks. Today, determining how, in what form and. how much to compensate the deseendailts ef slaes is a complex and divisive issue, to the extent that many Amel'ieans : cannot discuss the issue without becoming emo tional. However, as time has passed, reparations have drawn the support of high profile scholars, religious leaders, philanthropists and prestigious attorneys. In 2006, several churches I Continued On Next Page I largest city (340,882). But what continues to be disconcerting is this one nagging question. With so many municipal cut-backs, who is going to be responsible for coordinating all our continued good fortune? Put it this way? If we can continue to move forward with less, then perhaps, we never needed it, at When it comes to downsizing and lay-offs, perhaps our local governments should be car.eful what they wish for.


He Couldn't Have Done It Bv Himself Now, who do they think they're kidding? If Bernard Madoff drank all the Geritol in the world, he would not live to be 1SO years old, let alone serve 1SO years, in prison. The judge who sentenced him said it was "symbolic." Said His-Honor, ''I'm trying to make an example out of this evil man!" And what kind of an example might that be, when not even Superman has been known to live lSO years. But we 401K-Americans are fit to be tied. Someone told me the other day, that a group of citizens and voters had gotten together a petition to demand Mad off be tarred and feathered ... not too much tar and feathers so that he might die, but just enough tar and feathers so that it itch es him whenever he goes to the bathroom. "And why shouldn't it hurt him in the same place it hurts us?" shout retirees and investors who have lost everything they owned including their dreams because of Madoff's madness! BUT WHAT DID THE MAN DO? I'll tell you what he did HE ABUSED OUR TRUST!! He WHAT? I'll tell you "what!" People are mad, not because he stole from em. Aw, heck, everybody does that! People are burnt out with Bernard because he got caught! And what happened when Bernard got caught? He lost money! And whose money did Madoff lose when he got caught? (Repeat after me. ) "He lost OURRRRRRRR MONEEEEEY!" Thaaaaaat's right. How much do you wanna bet the. judge who senteneed r fiim was f sitting on a big, fat 401K or at least a pretty pension or money stashed-somew'here; on the Stock Market. 1 People are up in arms about what Madoff did, not because he made-off with something (Heck, former Vice Pres. Cheney did that), but because Madoff scared Hell out of everybody including certain people who don't like to be frightened, especially not about their money. And the federal judge, who sentenced him had the nerve to say he handed Madoff his head in order to deter other robber-barons from doing what Madoff did Well, that's just superkeen, Yer Honor. But don't you think your judgment is like closing the door to the henhouse after the fox has been in there, for dinner? And who else has made off with America's millions, most recently? Try Bernard Ebbers, former WorldCom CEO who ran off with $11 billion and got put in the slam for 2S years. And what about Dennis Kozlowski, former PoohBah ofTyco International Ltd, who got pinched for so many counts of grand larceny it made the jury dizzy an d who got sent to Riker's Island for a quarter-of a hundred years' stay. Indeed, the tradition of embezzlement in America is so classical that many historians and economists simply shrug and say, "If you wanna get rich in America, put glue on your fingers because there's no such thing as a self made millionaires, not even if you win the Lottery!" Yes, Bernard Madoff has gone to jail for one and a half centuries. And people are still angry But anger isn't the real reason they want Madoff's scalp. Folks are mad with Madoff because Mad off is a pCJster hoY' for-just how greedy many Americans have become. That's right. Madoff didn1t ste country. Too many people en trying to beat their way through life. People who are ::j looking for something for i!ii nothing. Panhandlers will r;catch pure hell trying to get a IJJ donation fro.m this writer ? from this day on. r m ::j z "'C c: IJJ c CJ) ::z:: m c If 1 Could Turn Back The Hands Of Time m < m :::rJ -< -t c: m We hav e men so years and older walking around with jerseys on, dreadlocks, and their pants hanging off their butts We have women so years and younger wearing short dress es, skimpy outfits, multi-colored hairdos, tattoos, and gold teeth For some reason, these adults are trying to live the lifestyle of their children. They for some reason can't coll1e to grips with fact that their time has passed, and this fad or whatever you want to call it belongs to this generation, whether we approve of it or not. During our time, we had afros, bell bottom pants, loud colors, and platform shoes. Those fashion statements drove our parents crazy, but they never tried to dresses like us. They realized that a barrier needed to stay in place between their generation and their children's With this kind of stuff going on, it makes it hard for young people to have any respect for older adults. They look at older adults as being the same as they, especially when they go out and party and find older adults in the same places they frequent. It seems a lot of adults are trying to turn back the hands of time without realizing the damage they're causing. They don't see that the image they are projecting adds legitimacy to what their children are CJ) doing. C We lived our time during the 1960s and 1970s. We did )> a lot of things we regret, and a Z lot we don 't. We survived an era that saw a lot of our friends die from drug over-c doses or violent crimes. Judging by what some of these same adults are doing today, no lesson was learned from all of that. There is a time and place for eve:ything, and this is not the time or place for older adults to emulate their children. Stay in your place, older adults, and make sure your children stay in their place When you start looking, acting and dressing like your children, you've regressed and displayed outright imm a turity. Black American Insight continued from page 4-A You can't turn back the hands of time, no matter how today's fashion trends may tempt you. You can't live the life of today's young people, and you shouldn 't. and corporations began a trend of offering apologies for slavery. In fact, one church was "studying ways to repay its Black church members". Supporters of reparations have scored several victories in drawing apologies for slav ery from corporations and religious organizations as well as causing a number of cities and states to enact ordinances that require busi nesses to publicize their his torical ties to slavery. Each year, more support ers join the push for compensation for slavery and Jim Crow. Many forms of repa rations have been suggested and include direct payments to descendants of slaves from the U. S. government, free education, free medical ser vices, free legal and financial aid, land as well as gold and restitution from private institutiMS. .banks and corpora tions that have historical ties to the slave trade and slavery and have benefited from the practice. Next time, we will examine arguments for and against reparations. Until next time, Harambee! It's time to grow up and accept your place in society You're supposed to be a source of wisdom and know-C) ledge not a source of accep-m tance and condoning what '{' your children are doing l>


In The Hood we Called Him 'Mike' I have to be honest ... Before last week I could have cared less about Michael Jackson. It wasn't that I disliked the man. It was more a matter of being fed up with his ever-increas ing weirdness. As far as I was concerned, the running jokes had played themselves out years ago. The pet monkey, the sexual ambiguity, the nutcracker -Peter Pan persqna, the plasu. tic surgeries, the extreme fasC cination with whiteness, the sleepovers, the child > molestation charges, the dangling babies from bal(J) conies, it all became too much to deal with. 1-Stories of his life didn't > a: w > w c w J: tJ) ::::i m ::: L z i= w ...J ...J ::: m I ...J w z i= z w tJ) < c a: 0 ...J u. interest me anymore. His new music didn't move me. And every time I caught a glimpse of his mutilated African facial features. It .enraged me. I guess you could say that, to me, the King of Pop had been reduced to something less than a pauper of irrelevance. But then something unex pected happened ... He died. And I don't know what it is about death that jars a person's memory. But the minute I found out that the man I affectionately referred to as "Mike" had passed, my thoughts immediately went from disdain to fondness as I recalled a time when he could do no wrong. I remembered watching the Jackson 5 cartoon and vari ety show as a child and wish .ing that I could be part of the seemingly perfect family with the more than perfect Afros. TQe image of Mike doing the robot to the song, "Dancing Machine" flashed across my mind and I couldn't help but be reminded of how cool the brother actually was. That is the Mike most of his fans knew and loved The brown, nappy-headed Mike. The Off The Wall Mike. And even when his skin became a little lighter, his nose a little =/'/? ;Jil":. ": 4 Subscribe Today! thinner and his hair a littl e softer, we still loved the Thriller Mike because that' s when he reached his zenith. Then the Bad Mike came. The Dangerous Mike and by the time he was making HIStory, we didn t recognize him anymore. With every physical change and a bit of abnormal behavior, his spell on us slowly diminished. When we finally regained our senses, all we could see was a caricature of the man we once idolized. Mike was no longer the smooth friend we wanted to be like He was the awkward cousin that we still loved, but didn' t necessarily want to hang out with. That was the new Mike. And now he's gone, too. All we have left are the special moments he gave us. Over 40 years worth. Personally, I prefer to focus on the period between 19761985. The golden era when he was at his best Of course, it won't be long before his story hits the big screen. I imagine it will be the first time that a Black boy and a white woman will be cast to play the same lead character in a major motion picture. I don't know who'll get the role of young Mike. But my money is on Angelina Jolie to play the role of the older version. It is still hard to believe that the thrill is gone. And the worse part about it is that he never told us what, "mamasaymamasamamacusa" really meant. But that was Mike, l\1ysterious to the end. Always leaving us wanting more. You could call him a 'lot of things, but could never call hin1 boring. And that's what we'll miss about him the most So, Rest In Peace Moonwalker. You left a job well done and an entire planet happy to make your acquaintance. Jamon! Send comments to: Clarence Barr, II, 43110-018, F. C. I. Bennettsville, P. 0. Box 52020, Bennettsville, S. C., 29512 or email cbarr2@oasisnovels.com. Readers Share Thoughts About Michael Jackson MICHAEL JACKSON Aug. 29, 1958-June 25, 2009 BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor Many of us g rew up with th e children of Joe and Katherine Jackson. We danced to their music, collect ed their records, a nd knew the words to their songs verbatim. Many of us even viewed them as part of our own extended family. So, when the news of Michael Jackson, so, the long ago established "King of Pop," died suddenly, it sent shockwaves throughout the world. On Tuesday, perhaps for the first time in modern history, a worldwide Memorial Service was held for the late Michael Jackson. Some Sentinel readers shared their comments about the entertainer, his life, his contributions and his death. Joe Robinson, said, "In these times of change" with President Barack Obama as our first African American President. A reflection on Michael Jackson's contri butions to the world is necessary as part of our African American (Black) history, especially from the 1960s to 2000 "This is why our youth should take notes on the "good" and the ''bad," and try and make a positive differ ence today! Ms. Pat Spencer said, "Watching the Memorial ser vices for Michael Jackson was very moving. The com ments from friends and family really expressed how most of the world feels about this very talented, wonderful per son. "I r emember taking my daughter to see the "Jackson 5 in the late 70s and th e joy th a t this brought to her and her friends. The point that grabbed m y heart today was his daughter, 11 years old, expressing her love for her "daddy." We will always remember the mu sic and life of Michael Jackson, at l east I know I will." Dr. George Foxx said, I was very impressed by Paris Jackson's brief, but power ful statement and testimony regarding her father. No doubt she will always remem ber how special he was to her and his family." Carl Warren, Sr., said, "It was a Memorial Service for a true American Prince. Everything said by family members, friends, supporters, and fans pointed to the fact that despite Sir Michael's humanness, he still sailed very high above the common person while opening many doors for the hopeless and downtrodden. Ms. Tonya Lewis said, "I was just filled with mixed emotions. I was sad, happy, but most of all hurt. God uses the best of us to restore hope and love to so many. But, God needed Mr. Michael Jackson home now. All I can say now for Mr. Jackson when he went home (heaven) is a 'Job well done."' Ronnie Moorer said, "I thought the tribute to Michael Jackson was won derful. He touched so many lives with his music, dance and performances. He did RONNIE MOORER take the music world to a nother l eve l with his music videos, an d many have bene fited from that Rufus Lewis said, "Michael Jackson so richly deserved such a touching memorial. The four most touching moments to me were: #1) His daughter, Paris, thanking her father in tears for being Michael Jackson; #2) The group singing We Are The World and this is what Michael Jackson was all about; #3) His brother, Jermaine Jackson, singing, Michael's favorite song, Smile, and during this song all over the world, I don't believe there were any dry eyes. This must have been very hard for Jermaine to do, but with the help of our Lord he made it through very strong; and #4) Usher's Gone Too Soon. What more can you say?" Tom Forward said, "Michael Jackson's Memorial. Service clearly demonstrates the fragility of }ife : and \yhy .each 6I us should take the time to com municate, cultivate, and celebrate friendships and rela truly, we never know the hour at which time our ability to do otherwise will cease to exist." 11 AM.-5 P.M.


Local Washington, D.C. -The American Board for C ertification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE) is hosting free information sessions about its Teach & Inspire Scholarship Program throughout the month of July in Florida. Online information sessions are also availabl e through the organization's website for anyone unable to attend these in-person events. ABCTE's Teach & Inspire Scholarship Program is fund ed by a U. S. Department of Education Transition to Teaching grant and is designed to recruit and prepare highl y qualified individuals to teach in high,need Florida schools in the subjects of math, science and special education. Teach & Inspire Scholarships provide participants with a full scholarship and materials needed to become certified teachers in Florida through the ABCTE program. Once ABCTE certification is obtained, a $1,ooo stipend is awarded for completing class room observations Participants then make a three-year commitment to teach their subject in a Florida school. Participants must hold a bachelor's degree, have the ability to work independently and pos sess a strong desire to make a positive impact on Florida students. The event schedule in Tampa is: Thursday, July 16th http://www.abcte.or.:/eyent/2ooq/os/o7/t ampa-fl-teach-inspireinfo-session-o; and Saturday, July 18th http://www.abcte.or.:/event/2ooq/ os/ 07/tampa -fl-teach-inspire-info-sessiml For general information on ABCTE, visit www.abcte.-orJ: or call 877-669-2228. Place A Ronda Sentinel Newsrack In Great Places [8131 248" 1921 Ask For Mr. Adams Manage your finances like you manage your life: effortlessly. Everyday solutions are beautiful in their simplicity. They don't add steps-they just make things happen in the least complicated way possible. Which is why SunTrust helps streamline your finances. Manage your money in less time with fewer fees and without the fear of identity theft. To switch to a SunTrust checking account, call 800.SUNTRUST, visit suntrust.com/solid or stop by a branch near you. Live Solid. BAnk Solid. One Equifax Credit Watch"' Silver for one person per account with Signature Advantage Checking or Solid Choice Checking Add i tional Equifax Credit Watch products available at a discount for all checking account hold ers. SunTrust Bank Member FDIC. 2009 SunTrust Bank s Inc SunTrust is a federally registered service mark of SunTrust Banks Inc Live Solid Bank Solid is a service mark of Sun Trust Banks, Inc :D c 'c ..... 0 1\) 0 0 (0 r-0 :D c )> CJ) m z ::t z m r-1 aJ c: r rm ::t z ""0 c: aJ c CJ) ::t m c m < m -t c: m CJ) c )> z c "T1 ::D 6 ;g C) m ..., I )>


m g Local N 0 T"" :::l .., c East Tampa Group Vows To Continue To Make Goals A Realitv Businessman Tossed Out Of Countv Meeting a: LL EVANGELINE BEST ETCRP Chairperson For months, East Tampa Community Revitalization Partnership Chairperson, Evangeline Best, and Neighborhood and Community Affairs Director, c Shannon Edge, worked a: feverishly to prepare a preLL sentation. The presentation was for an c( event where several cities all over the country were comO peting for the honor of being en called the All-American city. Ten cities were selected for 1-the honor during a banquet i: on June 19th, but Tampa W wasn't one of them Gj Ms. Best said although c Tampa didn't get the honor, W she thinks their 100 strong J: en delegation made an excellent :::i presentation. "The people of East Tampa a. are very proud of what they've Z done and they reflected that i= SHANNON EDGE Neighborhood And Community Affairs Director in the presentation The expe rience was awesome. It was great to see us all come together and my wish is for us to continue to unite and work together. I was impressed with the entir e evening. Ms. Best said in spite of these hard economic times, they are still meeting and planning more for East Tampa. "We have vowed to do what ever it takes to make all of the proposed projects a real i ty If that means reaching into our own pockets, we'll do it. We have some proje c ts on the table that will be unveiled by the e nd of August a nd w e have a new busin ess op e nin g that will create job s and mor e TIF dollars. We'r e also work ing on creating a youth initia tive and getting them more w _. _. j al ..J w z -.. NGHILL M. B. CHURCH i= z w en c( c a: 0 _. LL < I co w (!) < Rev. Eugene Garnett, Pastor \ 8119 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd. Tampa, Florida 33619 (813) 626-7070 Celebrates Her THEME: "Catch the Vision, the journey Continues" Habankkuk 2:2 3: 17-19 -Sunday, .. July 26, 2009 : 4 P.M. Mt. Olive Church Rev. Dr. C. P. Epps Pastor The Public Is Invited! ED JOHNSON East Tampa Development Manager involved in community pro jects City of Tampa East Tampa Development Manager, Ed Johnson, said there s always next year I thought we did a great job with our presentation, and I think we are a great American city. It took the judges 6 hours to make their choice, so it had to be close. Whatever the case, we're not going to stop doing what we've been doing." Shannon Edge said from here, we all just keep doing great things with gre a t peo ple I agree that we alrea dy know we're an AllA merican city. It w a s a m az ing how the community cam e together to show so much pride. We need to sustain that momentum, especially in these hard eco nomic times. "I don't think we ll apply for it again, mostly due to what it would cost to send a delegation to Kansas City next year. I will say that in my 6 years with the city, this was my most emotional moment." Reporter Leon B. Crews can be reached at (81S) 248-0724, or e-mailed at lcrews@jlsentinel.com. On Tuesday night, Hillsbor-ou g h County empl oyees me t w i t h county officials to address wh a t m ay b e anothe r round of l ay offs tha t may a ffect hundreds of employees due to budge t cuts. At Tuesday night s meeting were employees of the county's Parks and Recreation Department. Businessman activist, and candidate for Supervisor of Elections, Joe Robinson, came to the meeting to address the county's layoff and grievance process 'I'm representing a 14-ye?.r Senior Recreation Specialist employee with a grievance, and came to the meeting to ask questions about the lay off process I also wanted to know about the review committee for appeals and how that works." Robinson said when he got up to speak to let them know why he was there, he was told to sit down. When he again tried to explain why he was at the meeting, he was told to leave the room. "I feel the employee I'm representing was denied fair ness and due process. I feel she never got a chance to be h e ard, and tha t's not fair I w as frustr a ted, because no one could explain to me JOE ROBINSON why a review committee wasn t in place for grievanc e s and appeals. My client was willing to take il demotion and loss in pay, but not without being heard first. I went there because we got no justice with the Civil Service Board Robinson said he will go before the Board of Counth Commissioners July 16t when a final decision will be made on the county's budget and what cuts will be made. ''I'm the voice of employ ees who are afraid to speak up for fear of retaliation Reporter Leon B. Crews can be reached at (813) 248-0724, or emailed at lcrews@flsentnel.com. Victorv Christian Academv Now Accepting Enrollment For 2009-201 0 K5-12th Grade :J.:--....c Tuition, Less Than $3,000 A Year! Accept Florida Pride c' -' Contact Us Today At 813-837-5343 6202 S. MacDill Ave. Tampa, www. vbctampa.org Celebrates ''HOMECOMING 2009'' !J!: ::-"Dr. Epps' 50-Year Ceremony" & "Mortgage Burning Ceremony" Theme: "The Kinsman Redeemer and The Reward for Being Redeemed" Taken From The Book Of Ruth July 10, 2009-7:30 P.M.-District Presentations Districts Seven Through Twelve July 12,2009 -11:00 A.M. Special Worship Service Honoring Reverend C. P. Epps For 50 Years Of Continuous Spiritual And Ministerial Service To Mt.Oiive And The Community 3:00 P.M. Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church Bradley, FL, Guest Church Reverend Eugene Kendrick, Guest Pastor 6:00 P.M. -Mortgage Burning Service -Dr. C. P. Epps Education Building Mt.Oiive, Guest Speaker And Other Special Guests. For More Information Contact Sister Clara Cobb, Public Service Representative At 813-621-2766


Local 'Kronk For Christ' Event Comes To Ragan Park On July 10, 2009 at Ragan Park, 1200 East Lake Avenue, Krunk For Christ Mentoring Ministries will be hosting a family enriched event. Elder Michelle B. Patty and King Cobra Entertainment will feature CEPEDA MCKAY AND NO LIMITS local artists Eddie Durant, Sr. imd Eddie Durant, Jr. as well as other local Gospel artists. Featured at the event will be Cepeda McKay and No Limits. Elder Michelle Patty said they are honored to Deacons' Association of Tampa Bay Will Be Sponsoring A Benefit Program For SISTER WILLIE MAE JAUDON Saturday, July 11, 2009 7:00 P.M. At Evening Star M. B. Church 3716 E. Paris Tampa Rev. Jerome Griffin, Pastor Dea. Fred Short, President Dea. Milton Wade, Reporter Rev. James Anderson WiD Be The Speaker Of The Hour have this group at their event. "They will be sharing their new CD release at this event, so we want the entire family to come out and sing in a safe environ ment." l z 0 "TT ::0 6 G) m (0 I )>


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Local :II c l> HCC's 'Operation College' Holds Its lth Graduation Ceremonv :< c.. c Richard Smiley, Retention Coordinator, Margaret Brookins, Program Manager, Craig Johnson, Vice-President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Gwendolyn W. Stephenson, College President, Carlton Williams, Ybor Campus Evening Coordinator, and Janette Spencer-Davis, Writing Instructor. Operation College, the Adult Basic Education GED program at Hillsborough Community College (HCC), held its 7th graduation cere mony on June 19, 2009. The ceremony was held on the colleg e' s Dale Mabry campus and was attended by nearly soo family members and friends of the graduates. Operation College, which is a free program, prepares students 18 years old and older to pass the GED exam in order to attain a State of Florida high school diploma. The program is located on the Ybor City campus of HCC. After graduation, approx imately so percent of the stu dents transition into post-sec ondary education at HCC Some students enter vocational and technical training programs, while others, with the assistance of Operation College counselors, find employment. Verneine Monroe sang "Do You Know Where You're Going To?" as a dedication to the graduates. The Operation College graduation, which was direct ed by the Program Manager Margaret Brookins, was truly one of "pomp and circumstimce." Wearing royal blue graduation caps and gowns, the students walked two-by-two down the aisle of the audit o rium to their desig-Free Backpacks And Supplies Provided For Families In Need The P.O.S.H. Foundation (Powerful Optimistic Sisters In Harmony) will be hosting annual "Our Children Are Our Future Back 2 school Celebration" on August 15th_ The free family friendly event will take place at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Complex, 2200 North Oregon Avenue, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m._ food, face painfif!:g; : erifiHtain ment, special guest and much more The first 200 families will receive free backpacks up to four per family. However, they must register in advance no later than August 3rd Individuals can register at selected Boys and Girls Clubs. Each family is then to claim its backpacks at the end of the back to school celebration. "In this struggling economy the number of kids in need of school supplies will be quite alarming," said Melonya MELONYA GRAHAM Graham, Executive Director of P.O.S .H. Foundation. Families can sign up for the free backpacks at Boys and Girls Clubs located at 1301 North Boulevard, 4002 South Coolidge Avenue, 2313 East Yukon Street, 2200 North Oregon Street, and 2101 East Dr. MLK, Jr. Boulevard. Volunteers are needed to stuff the backpacks in the days leading up to the dis triaution. Call Melonya Graham at (813) 507-:8845 n ated seats. Ev e r yone wa s welcome d by Hillsborough Community College's CEO /President, Dr. Gwendolyn W. Stephenson. She a cknowledged the demonstration of support for the graduates and encouraged them to continue their educa tional pursuits Members of the Operation College staff were participants on the program. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF LINCOLN GARDENS 4025 W Palmetto St. 879-1351 REV. ANTHONY GREENE, .Pastor Sunday School-9:30A.M Morning Worship-11 A.M. Prayer Service & Bible Study Wednesday-7:30 P.M. "To Know Christ And To Make Christ Known" NEW MT. ZION M. B. CHURCH, INC. 2511 E. Columbus Dr. (813) 24B-8101 Or (813) 247-3899 REV, WALTER J. Pastor Early Morning Worship-7:55A.M. Sunday Morning Worship 9 :30A.M. Morning Worship-10:55 A M Wed.; Family Night 7 P.M. Dea. John C Loyett, Chairman Board Of Deacons FIRST isAPTIST CHURCH OF PRliGRESS VILLAGE 8616 Progress Blvd., Tampa, FL 33619 *Church Office (813) 677-1948 Pastors Office: (813) 672-0389 *Academy Offic,e: (813) 677-5988 *Fax: (813) 672 0514 E -Mail: fbcopv@tampabay.rr.com DR. SAM MAXWELL, SR., Senior Teaching Pastor AduiVChildren Worship Times 7:30A.M. & 10:55 A.M. 4:!1:1!fiil!ll!f) Sunday-9:45A.M. -Adult & YoutrJ Children Tuesday -11 A M -Adult Wednesday-7 P .M.-Youth/ Children 7 :30 P M Adult A Satellite Campus For Faith Bible Institute GrowirYJ The Ch.Jrch For Global Change (Acts 1 :8, Rom. 1 :8. 1 Thes. 1:8) .... Serving as Mistress of Ceremonies and singing a soulful rendition of the Star Spangled B anner" was writing teacher, Janette Spencer-Davis. Richard Smiley, an Operation College counselor, did the invocation, and Verneine Monroe, a reading teacher, sang Do You Know Where You're Going To?" as a special dedication to the graduates. Words of inspiration w ere shared b y Mr. Carlton N Williams, E vening/Week-8 end Coordinator of the Ybor CJ)m z ::f z m r-1 m c r rm ::f z "'tt c m r-c;; ::1: m c m < m :II -< -t c m CJ) c > z c :II c .... .... I >


en 0 0 N 0 'r" ::::) ..., c a: u.. c a: u.. c z <( c UJ w ::::) 1-w > w c w :I: UJ ID ::::) D. z j::: W ...1 ...1 ::::) ID ...:. w Z j::: z w UJ a: 0 ...1 u.. <( I C\1 'r" Local Police Sergeant Wanted More Out Of life SGT. LA JOYCE HOUSTON ... will begin duties as Sergeant o,n July 12th BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor It was a change of environment that brought Sgt. La Joyce Houston to Tampa. She worked with the of Children before deciding to change professions. Eleven years ago, she joined the Police pepartment: :.1 more out of life and I had established a lot of contacts such as Orlando Gudes, Rudy Garrett, Brian O'Connor, Sonja Bright, and Lee McGruder who encouraged me to join law enforcement. They were very encouraging and inspirational." Sgt. Houston followed her heart an, d joined the Tampa Police Department working in several areas. She was promoted to the rank of Corporal in 2003, and became a Narcotics Det e ctive the following y ear In 2007, Sgt. Houston received a latera l transfer and began serving as a Supervisor with the School Resource Unit in East Tampa. She will begiii.'her duties as Sergeant on July 12th, working on the midnight shift in District Two. Having decided to pursue a career at the Tampa Police Department, Sgt. Houston has set a short term goal as becoming a supervisor in the Fi _eld Training Officer Program Sgt. Houston is the daughter of Ms. Edith Caldwell, of Grandview, MO, and William Caldwell, of Columbia, MO, who retired after a career in the military. She was born in Kansas City, Missouri, but traveled throughout the world with her parents After graduating from high school in Germany, Sgt. Houston and her family returned to the United States. She earned her B. A degree in Sociology from University of Arizona. She continued her education at National Louis in Chicago, where she earned her Master's Degree. in Edt1cation Sgt. Houston is married to Homicide Detective Eric Houston and they are the parents of 4-year-old Domonique. Sgt. Houston enjoys spending time with her family, list among her hobbies reading and looking at new homes. GRAND OPENING!! \ Woman Chosen As Top Model' Contestant ARIELLE HOLTON Ms. Arielle Holton, 21, was among several young ladies chosen as a contestant for the America's Next Top Model" contest on Wednesday This was the first time theevent was held in Tampa. The contestants will now forward their applications, videos, and photographs to ''America's Next Top Model" show, where contestants will be chosen to appear in the show. Arielle is the daughter of Ms. Sontravette H. Daniels, and a member of Word and Grace Truth Ministries. Her goal is to become a singer and model. The event was sponsored by The Tampa Bay CW44 "The Voice of Our Community Speaking j(>r Itself' (813) 248-1921 In The Spotlight MIA MICHELLE This week's Spotlight feature is Mia Michelle, and she has joined the rest of the world in mourning the untimely passing of the icon known as Michael Jackson. Mia Michelle said she loves Michael, and will miss As 'faras being -in the spotlight is con cerned, this young lady loves to be among positive people who are up and coming, and shehas no problem being a leader. Mia Michelle feels strongly that every person should be able to stand on their own feet and never de_pend on others. When it comes to her man, he must be strong, mature, hand some, and willing to make sacrifices when the need arises. Congratulations to this week's Spotlight Feature, Mia Michelle.


HENRY, JACQUELINE and V ARIS Congratulations on being : accepted to Clark Atlanta University. As always, we've got our eyes on you. Love, pops, big brother and of course True Stallion. Happv Birthdav, Maria HENRY, JACQUELINE and VARIS Love always. Pops and Varis. Death B4 Dishonor HENRY And V ARIS Happy birthday, son. Love, Pops, always. CHINA And MIAMI I would to congratulate my fiancee China, for passing her exam to become a Bail Bondsman. I'm proud of you bae! Love, your better half, Miami. Haoov2nd Birthdav ANTALIYAH Y. HAWKINS We love you. From your mommie and daddy, Pastor Antonio and Mrs. Yakennia Hawkins, Grandma Willamena Johnson and Pop-Pop James Johnson. Happy 12th birthday Keyshawn: Birthday Notices And Other Announcements Deadline: 1 Week In Advance Call: 248,;, 1921 For More Info CHINA, TARIA, LIL P And RICARDO _We want to wish our daddy, Big P, a.k.a., Miami, a happy birthday. We love you Daddy Taria, Lil P and Ricardo. Located In The Main Street Shopping Plaza 925 E. Brandon, Blvd Brandon, FL {813) 523-2660 or (813) 6 54-3080. Hours: Monday (Appt. Only) \iesday Friday 9 A.M. -6 P.M. Saturday -8 A.M. -5 P.M. Closed Sunday Build a family, build a community: Success starts with Head Start We accept children with special needs VPKProvider For more information, call Hillsborough County Head Start/ Early Head Start: 813-272-5140 (TTY: 301-7173) Now Accepting Applications FREE Child Care for 3 and.4-year-olds! Head Start You may be eligible for this If you: Have a child who will be 3 years old before September 1, 2009 Are employed at least 25 hours per week or enrolled in schooljjob training full time Are homeless Receive public assistance (SSI, TANF or Subsidized Child Care) Meet the Federal Poverty Guidelines for income Have a child who has been diagnosed with autism, hearing impairment1 mental retardation, orthopEidic impairment, developmentally delayed, speech language or any other impairment affecting the child's ability to learn Applications can be downloaded at www.hlllsboroughcounty.org,t headstart In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, this agency does not discriminate based on disability. HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY 0 :xl c )> en m z ::::! z m r;a:J c: ..... ..... m -4 z ., c: aJ ..... m c m < m -4 c: m en C )> z c ., :xJ 6


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Derrick Brooks To Sign Soon? Tiger Working On A Banner Year Former Tampa Ba y Buccaneer Derrick Brooks, said that he intended to play pro football somewhere next season. Word is that there are some teams interested in hav ing Brooks pla y for them I have yet to hear the identity of a n y of these teams, but Derrick Brooks is confident he will be back on the football field some time next season. Could it be that Brooks' signing with another team could be hampered by hope that he could be resigned by the Tampa Ba y Bucs? Or could it be that teams are wondering if Derrick has one more year of productive football left in him? The Bucs can make a lot of things right by resigning Brooks to at l eas t a one-year contract. Upton, Crawford Becoming Dvmanic Duo ForRavs On the first two nights of last week's series at Rog e rs Centre, B .J. Upton and Carl Crawford combined for three home runs, two stolen bases and four runs scored. Tiger Woods, back from left knee construction, is working on a banner year for 2009. Woods has played in only nine events this year and already has won three times. He is still ranked as the #1 golfer in the world. Tiger h as 11.29 points. The number two has 8-47 points. Tiger h as won $4,560,163 in nine events. The second place player has won $3,892,241 in 16 events. Tiger is ranked #1 in Fed Ex Cup points with 2,051 points. The second place player has 1,876 in 16 events. Tiger has the best scoring average at 68.25. The second place player has 69.23 points. Tiger has finished in the top ten spots eight out of 9 events. Three players are second with seven top ten finishes in fourteen or more events. Two more victories and one major championship and Tiger Woods will be the 2009 Player Of The Year. Langoria Voted To All-Star Game Th e Tampa Bay Rays' third baseman, Evan Langoria was voted a starter for the American League for this yea r 's Baseball All-Star Game. Langoria, who played in the game last year, became the first Rays' pla yer to be voted to the starting lineup. Langoria, a second year player in the Major League is rapidly becoming one of the league's top third basemen. Though not starters, Carl Crawford, Jason Bartlet and Ben Zobrist will all rep resent the Rays in the All-Star Game. Carlos Pena could be the 5th Rays player in the game, if voters or fans vote him in as the last player on the team. Ron And Kobe Unite One of the highlights of last year's championship semifinal series was the physical battle between Ron Artest of the Houston Rockets and Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers. Well, there will be no more of that. The two have become teammates. Free agent Artest bolted Houston to sign with Los Angeles. Artest recently said that if Kobe gets rough with him now, all he has to do is tell the coach. Shucks! So much for the good fight. Nat$1ly, the Tampa Bay Rays wori both games. 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MIAMI--Dwyane Wade will remain in Miami on one condition. He wants the Heat With the contract, the 37year-old Kidd could end his career in Dallas, which is where he started in 1994. The Oakland Calif native was the No. 2 overall pick out of California, and he has also played for Phoenix and New Jersey. V'.:J"ice ur Speaking jbr Itse(j"'' =t (813) ATTENTION. PARENTSII We invite you to enroll your 6th, 7th and 8th graders at Mt. Pleasant Standard Based Middle School FCAT Grade For 2008 "B" Mt. PleasantS. B. Middle School provides a safe, nurturing and discipline environment so your child can achieve full academic potential. ---On the 2007 FCAT, of ALL the 45 middle schools in the Hillsborough County School District, Mt. Pleasant made THE HIGHEST gains in Reading at 80% and THE HIGHEST gains in Math at 70%. We provide a varied educational curriculum that includes meeting the Florida Sunshine State Standards. Mt. PleasantS. B. Middle School Features: \u\\\0"' fte8 Limited bus transportation Small classrooms ( 18 -22 students) Fully equipped computer lab AGt 3p-Florida certified teachers or Athletic program (boys and girls) s0ooJ Cheerleading, step teams and chorus Foreign language program (Spanish and French classes) Dress code (uniforms) Educational and fun field trips Parent Teacher Student Organization Parent Resource Center and much more!! We hope you will consider Mt. Pleasant the choice for your child's educational needs. "Home of the Diamonds" Mt. PleasantS .B. Middle School-1906 N. Rome Avenue-Tampa, FL 33607 'Ct. (813) 253-0053-www.mpmiddleschool.net Police: McNair's Girlfriend Behind Murder-Suicide N..(\SHVILLE, Tenn. -confirmed Wednesday that ex-NFL star Steve McNair's 20-year-old girl friend killed him before turn ing tlie gun on herself. They said they may never knowwhat was going through Sahel Kazemi's mind when she shot MeN air in his con dominium early Saturday, but interviews with friends led detectives to conclude she was becoming increasingly dis traught over events in her life, including financial problems. Police said she also suspected MeN air was seeing another woman. Police earlier had labeled McNair's death a homicide, but awaited further tests and investigation before saying for sure what happened. At one point, Kazemi told an associate that her "personal life was all screwed up," Police Chief Ronal Serpas said. She had mounting debts and had been unable to sell her car. Her roommate was mov ing, which would have dou bled her rent. "We do know that she was clearly sending a message dur ing the last five to seven days of her life that things were going bad quickly," Serpas said, though there was no indication she told anyone she planned to harm McNair. Serpas said police believe McNair was asleep on a sofa when Kazemi shot him in the head. She then apparently shot him twice in the chest before shooting him again in the head and then shooting herself. McNair, a quarterback for the Tennessee Titans most of his career, was shot at a condo he rented with another man. The gun was found underneath Kazemi Kazemi's family told reporters that the woman was so confident McNair was divorcing his wife of 12 years that she was preparing to sell her furniture and move in STEVE MCNAIR with him. But associate Mike Mu, who has worked with McNair's charitable associa tion for years, said MeN air' s wife, Mechelle McNair, "didn t know who this girl is." No records of divorce proceedings have surfaced. Two days before the shoot ing, police stopped Kazemi driving the Escalade sport utility vehicle that MeN air gave her for her birthday in May. According to an arrest affi davit, Kazemi had bloodshot eyes and alcohol on her breath. She refused a breath test and told an officer "she was not drunk, she was high." She was charged with DUI. MeN air was with her but not charged. He later made her bail. A memorial service was set for Thursday night in Nashville, with the funeral Saturday in his native Mississippi. The four-time Pro Bowl quarterback was remembered Wednesday at the stadium where he played much of his career. The Tennessee Titans opened LP Field for fans to watch video highlights of McNair's i3-year NFL career and look at photos of the quarterback. There was also a book for them to write mes sages that will be given to the family.


Sports First-Round Pick Jennings savs He'll learn From YouTube Incident BRANDON JENNINGS MILWAUKEE --First-. round draft pick Brandon Jennings has yet to break a sweat in practice for the Milwaukee Bucks, and he's already doing a little backpedaling on defense. Speaking after the Bucks' pre-summer league practice Monday, Jennings expressed regret for drawing unwanted attention when his profanity-laced and provoca tive telephone conversation with a rapper was vide?taped and posted on YouTube last week. 'I'm pretty glad that it hap pened now, something that I can learn from," said Jennings, the No. 10 overall pick. "Now I know you can't trust everybody, everybody s not your friend. It was a joke. We were joking and everything. But for my part, I shouldn't be talking about team business that I have no idea about." In the video, which has since been removed from the site, rapper Joe Budden is shown talking to Jennings on a speakerphone. According to a partial transcript posted on sportingnews.com, Jennings insisted that guard Sessions would not return to the team, boasted that he will beat out Luke Ridnour to become the starting point guard and made a profane comment about the New York Knicks for not drafting him Celtics' Next Target Is ... Grant Hill GRANT HILL President of basketball operations Danny Ainge confirmed that Phoenix free agent Grant Hill is on the Celtics' wish list. "We have interest in him," said Ainge, who could offer Hill a $1.9 biannual-exception contract. Hill met with the Knicks, a team that could offer him considerably more than the Celtics. The Celtics offer Hill a chance to play for Rivers, his former coach in Orlando, and the chance to play on a championship contender. Tiger's Win Triples TV Ratings NEW YORK --Tiger Woods' win at the AT&T National drew an overnight rating more than three times higher than last year, when he was injured. CBS said on Monday that Sunday's final round of the tournament Woods hosts earned a 4.6 rating and 11 up from the LS/3 a year ago. It : was the highest rating for a non-major on CBS since the Buick Invitational in January 2008, which Woods also won. TIGER WOODS ., :D c c.. c: !< ..A 9 1\) 0 0 co ., r-0 Ratings represent the percentage of all households with televisions tuned into a program, and shares represent the percentage of all homes with 1Vs in use at the time. Overnight ratings measure the nation's largest mar-g kets. 0 .... Speaking .fhr if SeaMine.IBulletin ,,.,,,'(U,U.'N .... ""'' 'NAV I .'-'H.V V.Y .. : ""'W.,.'f." l (813) .248-1921 m z -i z m r;m c: r rm -i z "tJ c: aJ r-Ci) :I: m c m < m -i c: m (/) c ):lo z c ., ':D c


Funerals MRS.EDDYE WILliAMS GALLMON Homegoing services for Mrs. Eddye Williams Gallmon, of 6927 Wildwood Oak Dr., will be held Saturday, July 11, 2009, at 11 a.m. at St. John Progressive M. B. Church, 2504 E. Chipco Ave., Rev. Dr. Bartholomew Banks, Sr., pastor, with Rev. Albert Gallmon, Jr., officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. :::C Mrs. Eddye Williams C Gallmon, the daughter of the g: late Rev. and Mrs. Henry and U. Florence Williams, was born C July 5, 1934, in Seffner, FL z On Thursday, July 2, 2009, Mrs. Gallmon was educated a: in the Hillsborough County W School District, graduating > from Middleton High School. W She accepted Jesus Christ a s C her personal Lord and Savior and remained faithful until en death. :; Mrs. Gallmon was married to Ill the late Deacon Albert L. :::: Gallmon, Sr. From this union Q. came three. blessed children, Z Albert, Freeman and Kaffie. j:: Mrs. Gallmon spent the early w portions of her life as a home..J -maker as well as a child care S provider for a host oflocal chillll She became a community _:. .activist' when. ln 1965, she w asked two other inotliers to z enroll their African American j:: sons into DowdeU Junior High z School, in Clair Mel City. W Mrs. Gallmon refuSed to have tn her boys bused ten miles into C

MRS.AMMIE LEVATIE Mrs. Ammie Levatte of Tampa passed away Sunday, June 28, 2009. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 11, 2009, at 11 a. m. at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 3005 East Ellicott Street, with Reverend T. W. Jenkins, pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Cemetery. Mrs. Levatte was a resident of Tampa, for all of her adult life. She was employed for 34 years with the State of Florida. Mrs. Levatte was one of the Founding Charter members of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. She served on Usher Board #2, was First Vice President of the Senior Women's Mission and a faithful member of the Sunday Church School. Mrs. Levatte leaves to cherish her memories: two brothers, John (Solone) Robinson and Roy (Gloria) Robinson; one sister, Hazel R. (Clarence) Grisham; three aunts, Clara (Earl) Williams, lola Jackson and Pearlie Wilson; nephews, Kenneth, Raymond, Lincoln, Jeffery, Robert and Gregory Robinson and Amos Pender; nieces, Carolyn Robinson (Cecil Mitchell), Cynthia (Harold) McCarthy, Veronica Sands, Wanda Jones, Pamela (Troy) Scott and Andrea Pritchett Grisham; great nephews and nieces, cousins and a host ofloving friends. The remains will repose after 5 p. m. Friday, July 10, 2009, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue, and the familY, will receive friends from 6-7 p. m. at the Chapel. Arrangtments entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. Here MRS. DARLA YVETIE MCCOY Mrs. Darla Yvette McCoy of Tampa passed away Thursday, July 2 2009. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday July 11, 2009, at 2 p. m. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 N. Howard Avenue, with Pastor Muldrow, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Cemetery. Mrs. McCoy was educated in Hillsborough County Public Schools and was a graduate of East Bay High School. She was preceded in death by: her sister, Diane Griffin; brother, Willie C. Walker, Jr.; and nephews, Ronnie "Nukie" Mayes and James Edwin Walker. She leaves to cherish fun and loving memories: her loving and devoted husband, Clint "Pappa" McCoy; sons, Ricky (Roniece) Smith and Ernest Smith; daughters, Tielania Walker, Brittney McCoy, Felicia Nottingham, Alecia Nottingham, Haylin McDaniel, Kambra McDaniel and Destiney Walker; grandchildren, Rebekah Smith, Caleb Smith and Sariyah Smith; parents, Mr. Willie Walker and Claudia Walker; sister, Rosalind (Hayward) McDaniel; brothers, Willie L. (Eleanor) Walker and Michael Walker; sister-in-law, Deborah Walker; brother-in-law, Johnny Griffin; mother-in-law, Emma McCoy; sisters-in-law, Mattie Williams, and Tonya Bradley and husband; brothers-in-law, Kevin McCoy and wife, Donald Keith and wife, and Tyrone Bradley; aunts, Carrie Burston and Emma Jean Crews; uncles, Essie Walker and John (Sophia) Burney, and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. The remains will repose after 5 p. m., Friday, July 10, 2009, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAl\:IS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. I MR. ALBERT L. WILSON, JR. Mr. Albert L. Wilson, Jr. of Tampa, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2009. A memoria l service will be held Saturday, July 11, 2009, at 4 p. m. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 N. Howard Avenue, with Reverend Gwendolyn Banks, officiating. Mr. Wilson was a lifelong resident of Tampa and a graduate of Brandon High School. He was preceded in death by: his mother, Deborah Johnson; and brothers, Roy G. Johnson and LeRoy Council. Albert leaves to cherish his memory: father, Albert (Caretha) Wilson; four daughters, Winter, Jade and Hanna Wilson and Alana Scott; five sisters, Tamiko D. Council, Gwendolyn, Fredrica, Deborah, and Atira Johnson; two brothers, Timothy (Lynda) Council and Anthony Council; grandmothers, Anna Wilson, Gwendolyn Woods and Theresa Williams; and a host of aunts and uncles, cousins and friends. THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC VIEWING. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. 'Earth has no sorrow that heaven can not heal.' planned tomorrow. From second to the next ever:yth_iQg changes.,. ;.(. Life i s full of chances. Your funeral doe sn't have t9} )e one of t h ef11. M a k e prearrangement s t o day a nd you c a n f ee l confident 1\'IRS. ETHEL LUVENIA SALTER The homegoing c elebration for Mrs. : Ethel Luvenia Salter of 3904 Avenue, who transitioned from this life on Thursday, July 2, 2009, will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2009, at 11 a. m. at the New Progress M. B. Church, 3307 E. Shadowlawn Avenue, with the Reverend Earlie Williams, officiating. Interment will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Salter leaves to mourn her passing: 6 children, Louise Johnson, King West, Sr., Nathaniel Youman, Alice Singleton and husband, John, Betty Lewis, Myrlene Shelia Harden and husband, Percy; and a daughter-in-law, Vivian Saulters; 21 grandchildren, Roslyn Vasquez and husband, Santiago, Terrance Bryant, Reginald Bryant, Sharon Haywood and husband, John, Angela Richardson and husband, James, Carmen West, King West, Jr., Jerry West, Larry West and wife, Tonya, Julius West, Judy West, Treece Singleton and wife, Colette, Sable Stephens, Wendy Saulters, Vicki Saulters, Rhonda Triplett, Rhoney Triplett, Jr. and wife, Belinda, Eugene Pearson and wife, Rosa, Twanda Pearson, Melanie Malachi and husband, Ronald, and Kim Harden; 69 great grandchildren and 67 great, great grandchildren; cousins, Gertrude Horton, Sheila and Elizabeth Wright, Alice and Lyda Youman, Otis Singleton, Barbara Singleton and Robt:nia Gary and husband, Lawrence; devoted friends, Genevieve and Rhoney Triplett, Sr., Betty Henderson, Charlene Johnson, Eva and Sam Cochran, Mary Adkins, Martha and Emanuel Jones, Ethel Mae Wiggins and Dorothy Dubose; and goddaughters, Ann and Allison. The remains will repose at Wilson Funeral Home, July 10, 2009, from 5-9 p. m. The family will receive guests from 8-9 p.m. Friends are asked to assemble at the church at approximately 10:45 a. m. on Saturday. "A WILSON SERVICE" www.wilsonfuneralhome.com t I 1 Woody's I l_ I MS. LOUISE JONES 'MU' A celebration of life for Ms. Louise Jones, who passed away on July 3 2009, will be held on Saturday, July 11; 2009, at 1 p. m. at Brown Memorial Church Of God In Christ, 2313 E 27th Avenue, Bishop Matthew Williams pastor, Rev. Dr. Walter J. Williams, officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. She was born on June 10, 1917, in Edison, GA, to the late John and Annie P. Holley. She was the second of five children. She was married to the late Willie D. Jones and from this union 4 children were born. She was a homemaker, a caretaker to her mom and sister until their death. She babysat many children in the Seffner area. She loved the Lord and was faithful at her church, New Mt. Zion M. B. Church, where she served as a Deaconess, on Usher Board #1, and she sang in the Gospel Chorus for many years until her health declined. She then moved to Seaside, CA, to be with her daughter, Annie Sledge (Jerald) and her grandchildren. She was loved by her family and all that she came in contact with. Her hobbies were: fishing, quilting, baking and traveling. She leaves to cherish her memories: .her children, Wilton Tommy Jones (Billye), Tampa, Annie L. Sledge (Jrald), Seaside, CA, Willie J. Jones (Caroline), Seffner, and Fletcher D. Jones (Essie), Seffner; her grandson, Milton Jones; great granddaughter, Angel Jones, who she was given paternal rights and raised as her own; a loving sis, ll 0 c.. c !< ..... 9 1\) 0 0 z :::t z m r;m c r rm -1 z ""D c tD r-c;; X m 0 m < m ll < -1 c m en 0 ')> z 0 ter, Savannah Johns, Tampa; a loving brother, Rocell Ho.lley, ll Tampa; sister-in-law, Curlie 0 Holley, Tampa; ex-daughter-in-law, Barbara S. Jones, Seffner; devoted family friend, Bobbie Jean Stackhouse, Fresno, CA; many grands, great grands, and a few great, great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends, an.4 her Parsons and Calhoun Avenue in Seffner, who will miss her. The remains will repose on Friday at New Mt. zion M. B. Church, 251i f;. Columbus Drive, from 5-8 p. m. "A WOODY FUNERAL SERVICE" Family & Operated Everett-Derr & Anderson Funeral Home 5117 North 22nd Street Tampa, Florida 33610 813-237-5775 Personalized Funeral Services Shipping & Cremation Our Family Can Meet Your Family's Needs C) m .....


0) Notices/Memoriams 0 T"" :::> ..., >=<( 0 a: LL 0 a: LL c z <( 0 fJ) w :::> .... > a: w > w 0 w :::c (/) :::; m :::> a. z i= w ..J ..J :::> m I ..J w z i= z w fJ) <( 0 a: 0 ..J LL <( I 0 N w (!) -------DEACON GENE 'JAKE' JORDAN Deacon Gene "Jake" Jordan, resident of Tampa and former employee ofHARTUne, passed away on Saturday, July 4, 2009. He is survived by: wife, LaViae Jordon; and a host of other sorrowing relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held at 1 p. m., Saturday, July 11, 2009, at Revealing Truth Ministries, 5201 N. Armenia Avenue. The family can be reached at 238-4823, and will receive friends in the Fellowship Hall immediately following the service. The family is requesting monetary contribution in lieu of flowers. CALLED ACCORDING TO HIS PURPOSE REVEREND STEVE N.LUMPKIN You were known to many as Reverend SteveN. Lumpkin, but to us you were a husband, a father, a brother, an uncle and a friend. We will miss you so much, but we have peace in knowing that during Heaven's Roll Call on Tuesday, June 30, 2009, God called your name. And as the humble servant you have been, you answered, "Yes Lord." You are now at home in the bosom of the Almighty. May you rest eternally in peace. CRISIS MEMORIAL SERVICE MS. ROBIN GAIL) MCPHAUL'< Ms. Robin Gail McPhiml was born November 26, 1955 She passed away on June 28, 2009. Her memorial service will be held on July 11 2009, at 10 a. m. at Heartsong Church, 4208 N. Florida Avenue. IN MEMORY OF OUR GODMOTHER JANICE MARIE COCHRAN June 22, 1957-July7, 2008 In memory of the greatest godmother, our beloved Janice Marie Cochl"an! Words can't express how much we lov e and miss you. You will always be in our hearts! Your godchildren: Darryl Cummings, Jr., Evita Cummings Mitchell (Tarus, Sr., Tarus, Jr. and Kharisma) and Kalvina Cummings; and your friends, Andrea and Darryl Cummings, Sr. JOHN HARMON LFD.813 626-8600 JAMES HARMON LFI> 5002 N. 40th Street Tam a, Florida 33610 IN MEMORIAM KEVIN 'BUTCH' HENDRICKS 1961-2006 (3 Years) Still missing you. Seems only yesterday that you left us. Wish you were still here. God knows best. Not a day goes by that you are not thought of and in our hearts. We love you forever and ever. Love, mom, children and family. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM BEATRICE BLACK July2 It has been 10 years since the Lord called you home. Memories of you will live forever in our hearts. You're truly still loved, we've missed you beyond words, beyond tears. Sadly missed by: Lillian, Harold, Birdie, Betoria and Raquel. IN LOVING MEMORY DEACON EUGENE PORTER In loving memory of you. Your family, children, grands, great grands and wife. Lovingly always. BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM VIVIAN GUZMAN BRANCH 7/1/1913 "'-3/15/2002 WILLIE B. SMITH 7/15/1915-. 3/16/2008 Happy birthday in heaven to our first, Anesha Nicole (July 10, 1978-July 17, 1978), and her brother, Carlos Reneto Cummings, and their grandmother, Vivian Guzman Branch, and uncle, Willie B. Smith. Carlos and family, we will be remembering each of you with everlasting love. Parents: Darryl and Andrea Cummings; siblings, Darryl, Jr., Evita Mitchell (Tarns) and Kalvina Cummings; grandparents, Melvin and Vivian Guzman Norton; and family and friends! BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM LIZZIE MAE DAVIS-JUDGE July to, 1947-February 4, 2009 Happy birthday wishes go out to the greatest mother who ever lived. Happy birthday, "Mother." We miss you dearly. Love you, your son and family, Dorian, Sr. and Gina, Dorian, Jr., Antario, Antonio, Marquee and Ginasia Judge. IN MEMORIAM ANGELA RENEE :SURNETTE 2/25/92 -7/7/03 It's been 6 years and it seems like just yesterday, but the Lord called His angel home on 7-7-2003. We love you and miss you so much, Lil Angie! You'll be in our hearts forever! Love, daddy, mommy, Dontez, Jr. (D. J.), Cortez (CoCo), and all your friends and family!


Memoriams/Funerals BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM LIZZIE JUDGE In loving memory of our mother and grandmother on beth birthday today, July 10 Gone, but never forgotten. Daughter, Vickie; sons, Anthony and Dorian; granddaughter, Ke'Shaundra; and daughter-in-law, Gina. IN MEMORIAM GLADYS LUCILLE SHELLMAN PALMER June 9, 1916 -J:uly 5, 1990 You remain in our minds and hearts and we thank God to have had you in our lives. Remembering you always, family and friends. HAPPY23RD BIRTHDAY LONNIE MANN; JR. 7/12/86 -1/6/o5 Wishing you a happy birthday. Missing you every day and each year. From: mother, Janice; daughter, Lon'nae, family and friends. Love you! BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM A. J. JONES, SR. 7/14/40-4/10/01 And LILLIE MAE JONES 6/24/45-9/13/02 Happy birthday and belated birthday wishes to you. We miss you and love you. Pop, Renee, Pipp, Joney, Harold, Shea, Joy and A. J., Jr., grands and great grands and family. BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM ESSIE MAE GILBERT 5/29/1924-1/11/1999 Happy belated birthday and Mother's Day! From all of us. The Gilberts and the Ruckers families. Also, from all the grandchildren, great grandchildren and great, great grandchildren. We all miss you, love you and think of you everyday. IN MEMORIAM KEITH D. COOK, JR. We miss you so much words can't explain. We wish you were here to grow more with us, but we understand you're in a better place. Red, we love you dearly. Love, Keisha, Era, Yana, Tarvarez, Jr. and granny. MS. RUTH BLACK Ms. Ruth Black departed this earth on Wednesday, July 8, 2009, at her home. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that w ill miss her dearly. She was a lifelong resident of Ybor City and drove for United Cab for over 35years. Homegoing services will be Saturday, July 11, 2009, at 2:30 p. m. at Harmon Funeral Home, 5002 N. 40th StreetInterment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Ms. Ruth was preceded in death by: her parents, Willie and Marie Council; great grandson, Deandre Watkins; and great granddaughter, Eiceses Wright. She leaves to cherish her memory: loving daughter, Gloria Wright; sons, Willie Hamilton (Lowanda) and Jimmie Council (Wanda); 12 grandchildren, Micheal, Sr., Leslie, Sharon and husband, Henry, Annette, Eric, Jarmal, Rhoul and wife, Amy, Ingrid, Jermaine, Jimmie, Jr., Lionel, and Latarra; 16 great grandchildren;-and a host of other sorrowing relatives and numerous lifelong friends including, Andrew and Martha Goff, Anthony Harris, Minnie Thomas, Agnes McDonald, Linda Thomas, Margie Lucas and family, Cassie, Dave, Indigo Team at LifePath Hospice and Epiphany Arms Apt. Family. The remains will repose at Harmon Funeral Home 5-8 p. m. on Friday, July 10, 2009. The family will receive friends from 6-7 p. m. The funeral cortege will arrange from 301 W. Hamilton Ave. Friends are asked to meet at the funeral home at 2:15 p. m., Saturday. 'A HARMON BURIAL' 'Earth has no sorrow that heaven can not heal.' SISTER LUEGENE (Ms. LUCV) REID CARNES Homegoing services for Sister Luegene (Lucy) Reid Carnes, who passed away July 5, 2009, will be held Friday (today), July 10, 2009, at 2 p. m. at Harmon Funeral Home Chapel, 5002 North 40th Street, Tampa, 33610, Minister Charles Reid officiating, Interment will follow in Rest Heaven. Sister Luegene "Ms. Lucy" Reid Carnes, daughter of the late Rev. J. R. Reid, Sr. and the late Mother Mary Magalene Warren Reid, was born in Defuniak Springs, Florida. She was the twelfth child of fourteen siblings. She started her early public school education in Walton County, Florida. The family later moved to Lynn Haven, Florida. She continued her public school education at Rosenwald High School in Panama City, Florida. She later moved to Tampa, where she met and married the late Abraham (Abe) Carnes. Sister Carnes joined the Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, Tampa, where she was a faithful member until her health failed and would not permit her to attend. She departed this life having left a special imprint on all that crossed her path on Sunday, July 5, 2009, at LifePath Hospice House. Sister Carnes is survived by: a sister, Mary H. Reid Scott, Panama City, Florida; one brother, Israel (Freddie) Reid, St. Petersburg; nephews, Clyde Reid, Defuniak Springs, Florida; Charles (Marlene) Reid, Tallahassee, Samuel (Patricia) Scott and Hephzibah, Georgia, James (Ann) Paul, Kenneth Paul, Hampton, Virginia, James Reid, San Francisco, California, and Patrick Paul, Atlanta, GA; nieces, JoAnn Howard, Panama City, Mary Alice (James) Reid Brown, San Jose, CA, and Marenda Paul, Hampton, VA; 3 special godchildren, Verlecia (Lisa) Black, Tampa, Brenda (Charles, Sr.) Palmore, Tampa, and Deacon Richardson, Tampa; 6 grandchildren, Dameatrice (Peaches) Palmore, Ft. Riley, Kansas, Theartis Daniels, Sr., Charles "Wine" Palmore, Jr., Charnisha Palmore, Altonio Harris and Amisha Harris, all of Tampa; 2 great grandchildren, Theartis Daniels, Jr. and Najee Wiley, Tampa; close friend, Anthony Bowden; and a host of other relatives, and BURIAL' MRS .. LAGERTHA CARRIE JONES Mrs. Lagertha Carrie Jones was born on February 2 ; 1930, and departed this life on June 29, 2009. Homegoing services will be held Saturday, July u, 2009, at 12 noon, at Harmon Funeral Home Chapel, 5002 North 40th Street, Tampa, 33610, with Ministe r Willie Ward, officiating. Interment will be made in Orange Hill Cemetery. She leaves to cherish her memories: two sisters, Yolanda Womack and Mattie Shine of Tampa; one loving and devoted brother, Eli (Angela) Johnson of Thonotosassa, FL; a devoted and loving extended family, Joan (Roger) Crawford of Miami Shores, FL, Frederick (Veronica) Crawford of Miramar, FL, and Peggy Crawford, Tracy Crawford, and Kimberly (Kelvin) Crawford, all of St. Petersburg; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be held this Friday evening from 5-8 p. m. at the funeral home. Friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home on Saturday morning at 11:45 a. m. for the Homegoing service. 'A HARMON BURIAL' local news education religion business health sports family entertainment in the Fl'orida Sentinel 813-248-1921 in funeral services for over 70 years. Ray Williams Funeral Home Rhodes & Northern, Owners 301 N. Howard Avenue Tampa, FL 33606 Ph: (813) 253-3419 Fax : (813) 251 4912 Email : raywms@ij net ., .... 0 :a B )> en m z .... z m .... 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g Cards Of Thanks C\1 c a: I.L c z c( c CARD OF THANKS MR. MICHAEL BRASCOM, SR. The family of the late Mr. Michael Brascom, Sr., wishes to thank each of you for your love, prayers, phone calls, visits and other acts of kindness during the demise of our beloved Michael. We shall be eternally grateful to each and every one of you. The family. CARD OF THANKS en I w :;:) t-w > w Q w ::z::: en ::J m :;:) a. z JAMES TOOMBS We for the lov...1 ing friends were so : -Toombs _:. Special thanks to Ms. w Louise Emmons for her z niany years ()(service during t= the illness"ofMr. Toombs. z There!ia Tri'Ombs, wife. w en c( c a: 0 .... I.L CARD OF THANKS JOE CROSBY The family of Joe Crosby, would like to say, "thank you" for your prayers, phone calls and other acts of kindness during our time of loss. Special thanks to: Aikens Funeral Home and staff, Marvin Knight and Oriental Fish Market, Doug of New And Used Tires and Edward Green. \\l'ith sincere appreciation, may God bless you. From, Gloria Jean Crosby and family. CARD OF THANKS DAVIS-JUDGE The family of Liz:iie Mae Davis-Judge would like to thank everyone for their prayers, cards, flowers, telephone calls, food and all other acts of kindness shown during our time of bereavement. Special thanks to: Peace Missionary Baptist Church, Minister Sylvia Leonard and Wilson Funeral Home. May God bless each and every one of you. The Thompkins, Judge and Davis families. CARD OF THANKS PASTORIRALOIDS THORNTON, SR.. The of the Pastor Ira Louis Thornton, Sr., wishes to thank each of you for your love, prayers, visits and phone dunng our time of bereavement. We are so very thankful for the support of our loving family and friends: Wilson Funeral Home,' .Pastor Thomas Scott and the 34th Street Church Of God, Reverend Thomas Hadden,Reverend L. Moreland, Reverend. Joseph Reed, Sister Claudia Washington, his brother, Thomas Palmer, his USF co-workers, the Rosa Valdes staff, Moffitt Cancer Center and I.e. U. at TGH. We shall be eternally grateful to each and every one of. you. Mary Thornton, Ira Thornton, Jr. and family. Local Girls Accuse Teen Of Sexual Assault Authorities are investigating a report of two female students from Blake High School who reported that a fellow student sexually assaulted them at the school in May. The girls alleged a 16-year old boy intimidated them into performing a sex act, police said. The boy told police he was not involved. Police have not filed any charges in the incident, but evidence has been sent to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement Police said one incident was at the end of the school's sixth period May 14th and involved a 16-year-old girl, and the other occurred May 15th and involved a 15-year-old girl. National Sister 01 Sentinel Photographer Passes In North Carolina On Monday, July 6, 2009, Ms. Blanche Marie McAllister McCoy lost her battle with breast cancer and was called home to JOlll her late father, Dr. Theodore James McAlliste.t and mother, Blanche Manning McAllister. Ms. McCoy is the sister of Sentinel photographer, James McAllister. She was 69 years old. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 11th, 1 p. m. at St. BLANCHE MCCOY Anna Freewill Baptist Church, Old Stage Rd., Willow Spring, NC. Chappell's Funeral Home, 555 Creech Rd., Garner, NC 27529, (919) 773-1300, is in charge of arrangements. President Obama Plan Could Trim Back Financial Powerhouses WASHINGTON-They are the biggest of the big -the Citigroups, the Goldman Sachses, the AIGs and other financial behemoths. The Obama administrirtion doesn't want so many around anymore. Financial regulations proposed by the president would result in leaner and simpler institutions that don't carry the weight of the system on their marble columns. Around Washington and Wall Street they have come to be known asTBTF-too big to fail. It's not just size, though. These companies are so farflung, so intertwined and so precariously leveraged that a single one's collapse can create systemwide tremors that imperil the finances of millions of Americans With that fear in mind, the government stepped in to bail out Citigroup Inc., Bank of America Corp. and American International Group Inc. (AIG) with tens of billions of public money last year. ... Looking to avoid such a cost ly intervention, President Barack Obama's regulatory plan calls for large, interconnected companies to pay a heavy price for the systemwide risk they pose. So far, however, congressional debate has centered on the administration's plan to put the Federal Reserve in charge of these "systemically signifi cant" companies. Less attention has focused on the potential effect on the institutions and the financial system's hierarchy. Obama Welcomes Progress On Health Care Overhaul PRES. BARACK OBAMA WASHINGTON President Barack Obama on Tuesday welcomed progress on health care overhaul as Senate Democrats and the administration closed in on a deal with hospitals to help pay for his proposed expansion of medical coverage to the unin sured Several officials said Monday that after talks involving .. the White House and Sen; Max Baucus, the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, that hospitals were on the verge of agreeing to reduce their anticipated payments from Medicare and Medicaid by about $155 billion over a decade. The government could use the money to help provide health coverage to millions who now lack it.


Crime TraHic Stop Ends In Drug Arrest NORMAN SHERMAN On Monday night, a Tampa Police officer conducted a traf fic stop at Busch Boulevard and 42nd Street. He reportedly stopped the vehicle because its windows were illegally tint ed. According to reports when the officer made contact with the driver, he detected the odor of marijuana from inside the vehicle. The driver also told the officer his license was suspended, police said The officer arrested Norman Sherman, 35, on charges of possession of cannabis, possession of cannabis with intent to sell, possession of drug parapher nalia, and driving with a sus pended license (habitual). Sherman was released after posting the $6,500 bond. Middle School Rape suspect Needs Help Paving For Anornev DIEMANTE ROBERTS Diemante J. Roberts, 15, one of four Walker Middle School students accused of sexually assaulting a classmate, rep'ortedly needs money to prepare a defense, his attorney said in court Wednesday. Roberts can't afford to hire experts or pay other expenses needed to defend himself against several counts of sexual battery, according to Lanell Williams, who is representing _itoberts free of charge. _-Roberts, along with Lee Myers, Raymond PriceMurray and Randall Moye, III, each face adults charges of four counts of sex ual battery. Prosecutors accuse the teens of raping a 13-year-old flag football teammate sever al times with a broom handle and a hockey stick in the locker room of the school. 813-231-BOND (2663) Fast Confidential Service FREE NOTARY SERVICE 7628 N. 56th Street; Ste. 13 FL 33617 Office (813) 988 7881 -=-= Open 24Hours LL 7 Days A Week ------DS "We'll Get You Out Quick ... So You Won t Have To Sit" Darrell Ingram Owner 12;.Year-Oid Charged With Killing Infant A 12-year-old b oy from T ampa h a s been accu se d of killing his 5-W eek-old cousin in Marietta, Georgia last Friday Authorities said the boy w as charged with felon y murder and cruelty after his cousin died. According to reports, the baby's 22-year-old mother left the baby girl with the boy in a car while she shopped. She returned to find the baby unre sponsive Authorities said the baby died of blunt force trauma to the head. In Georgia, a child must be at least 13 to be tried as an adult. If found guilty, the boy would face a maximum of two years in a youth facility. The baby was taken to a hos pital Saturday and later taken off life support and pronounced dead the next day. Authorities in Georgia are withholding the names of everyone in v olved. The bo y was on v acation in Georgia for the summer, visiting aunts in Alpharetta and Kennesaw, police said There will be a probable cause hearing for the boy 2 p.m Wednesday. Based on the ruling in that hearing, the boy could be forced to stay at the detention center or released on certain conditions. If he is ordered to stay, his arraignment will likely be next Friday morning, police said. Police Need Help In ldentitvlnu Credit Card Thief ST. PETERSBURG -St. Petersburg Police need help in identifying a Black female who reportedly stole a credit card and used it at various ATM machines in Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties. She was captured on surveillance video using the card, and ended up taking over $2,000 in 17 transactions On June 14th, the suspect met Robert Joseph Smith at Bay Walk in the courtyard area. Smith offered to buy the suspect food and discovered he didn't' have any money. He then went to an ATM machine near Janus Landing and used his credit card to withdraw money. At some point the suspect stole Smith's credit card and his pin number The suspect is described as a Black female in her mid 30s with a medium build. If anyone r ecognizes the sus p ect they a r e ask ed t o ca ll the St. P e t e r sburg Police Communicatio n s Center a t (72 7 ) 893. Man Fails Third Anempt To Escape According to Tampa Poli c e on Sunday night, a pair of officers saw Alfred Davis, 30, urinating on a building in a parking lot in Ybor City. When the y tried to arrest him for disorderly conduct, Davis ran away, causing damage to a gate at the Florida Department of Interior Building, police said. The officers caught Davis, but could .. not identify him until one .. of his female friends came to the scene to tell police who he was. They arrested him and put him in the back seat of a police car. On the way to jail, the offi cers said Davis jumped out of the rear passenger window undetected and ran away again. On Monday, officers found the woman who originally i dentified Davis, and based on an interview, charged her with obstruction. Deputies then had a fake text message sent to Davis in an attempt to find him but they couldn't set up a meeting. At 8 p.m. Tuesday, Hillsborough County Sheriffs deputies and U. S ; Marshals tracked Davis to an address near North 24th ALFRED DAVIS Street. Davis ran again. This time, authorities said Davis went through a backyard and into a residence, pushing past t;he homeowner. But the homeowner held him to the ground and waited for officers When they arrived, Davis was arre-sted again. They also found Ecstasy in Davis' vehicle. Davis was charged with disorderly conduct, criminal mischief, fleeing police, burglary and battery, resisting arrest with violence, and possession of ecstasy. He is being held without bond on the charges counhouse Capers ANTOINE DAVID liARD EN, 51 YOUNGBLOOD, 30 'Possession Of Sale Of Cocaine COcaine LADONNA CAGLE ,45 Possession Of Cocaine TOBYDOW,29 Carjacking (Firearm) Robbery JACKIE MOORE,38 D ealing In Stolen Property PAMElA GRACE,31 Disorderly Conduct CHARLENE ARNOLD,32 Carrying Concealed Weapon ANTORIO .DAVIS,22 Concealed Firearm RAMON BRYANT,31 Possession Of Cocaine D.UI :::u c c.. c """" 9 1\) 0 0 CD 5 :!! g CJ) m z ::! z m r;m c r rm ::! z "tJ c: m r-c;; ::r: m c m < m -f c: m )> z c :::u c


Q') Page 0 c a: L1. c a: LL. c z < c en w :::> 1-> a: w > w c w :I: en ::::i IIl :::> a. z j:: w ...J ...J :::> IIl ...:. w z j:: z w en < c a: 0 ...J LL. < C'ol Middleton High School All-Class Reunion And 75th Anniversarv The Middleton High School All-Class Reunion and 75th Anniversary of the school was held June 24-28th with a variety of activities held throughout the city. The weekend concluded with a picnic at Rowlett Park on Sunday afternoon. (Photos courtesy of Fred Hearns and C. Simmons) Honoree Coach Billy Reed at Scholarship Banquet. Alum Freddie Maura and wife, Daisy. Class of 1948 members Grace Clark and Alberta Reed at the banquet. Alum Banquet Assistant Pat Cooper. -New Hope M. Church Pastor, Rev. Dr. T. W. Jenkins with alum Richard Mungin. Sisters and Reunion Jackets and T-Shirt Coordinators, Griffin and Barbara Grayson Alums Pamela McNeil and Rev. Leatricia A. Williams. Loretta Henry-Thomas at the banquet. Honoree Ruth Harvey Brown, left, daughter, Darele Campbell and grandchildren, Lauren and Gregory Fleming. Middleton Alumni; the nllDl[)rllnJJe IllnTetha lJauL&::o11urough County Scho'ol Board), James HatmJlllo,nd Jones. w 0 .,;!. Souvenir Booklet Chair, Barbara Wright and Scholarship Ban-... quet Chair, Luvator Nelson. Alums and coaches Arthur 'Bronco' Smith and Ron Brown. Middleton High School Assistant Principals, Kim Moore and Marie Whelan.


Celebritv All Star w -<' Held At Hvan Reuen,cv Recently, members of the community took part in the Celebrity All Star Weekend hosted by Tarence (TK) Kinsey, a Tampa native and member of the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers. Tarence is also the grandson of longtime Sentinel Columnist, Randy Kinsey, and wife, Betty. The well-attended event was held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Tampa. The weekend included a comedy show and the Cloud 9 All White Affair held that Saturday evening. Members donned their white outfits and enjoyed an evening with the stars. Proceeds from the event benefited the Pediatric Cancer Foundation. (Photography by BRONSON). HostTarence (TK) Kinsey, his great grandmother, Mrs. Larcenia Broxton, Tanya Jones, and Nikita Kinsey. Terance's mom, Mrs. Alisa Howell, Fredericka McPherson, and Tangy Small were among those who attended the Celebrity All Star Weekend. Sophia, Betty, and Kita Kinsey took a few moments to pose for a photograph at the event. Valencia, Brittany, and Brandi seemed to be enjoying selves at the event. Lekeesha and Jammie attend the Cloud 9 All White Affair. N ouney and Pretty Black. Big Chris Tamara Green and Jennifer Poole dressed in All White outfits for the occasion. Tabitha and Star enjoyed themselves at the event. Mrs. Larcenia Broxton, and Herman Broxton. Samal Shepherd, Germaine Shepherd, and Maurice Brooks were handsomely dressed in All White for the event. Among those donning their 'All White' for the evening were: Alysia Williams, Monique Jackson, Anntonette Young, Cassandra Everett, and Charmece Cozie. These ladies who attended the event are: Shaneva, Meme, Shamica, Mee-Mee, Ashley, Shenale, and Islay.


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All About \'ou! MISS PIGGY The biggest birthday wishes go out to Piggy, who cele brated her birthday on July 9, 2009, with family and friends 1 '. PREDESTINED ANGEL MCNAIR Happy birthday to our little princess who will be turning 4 years old on 7-11-09. CoJ:igratulations! May the Lord prqtect and edify you spiritually from hencefqrth! Predestined is the daughter of Minister Tony and Angela McNair. She is a student at N. T. Headstart. We love you! All your family and friends. Rehearsal For live Recording National recording artist, al}d Troy Sneed will be haVing a iive recording in Orlando on Wednesday, July 29, 2009, 7 p. m., at the Bob Carr Auditorium. Rehe(,lrsals for the Tampa Chapter of the choir will be held Wednesday, July sth, at Grace Mary M. B. Church, 3901 N. 37tli St. Rehearsals begin at 7:30 p. m. For additional information about the concert or rehearsals, contact Paula Stevens-Jones at (813) 447-5437, Youth For Christ, Tampa liaison I Chase Paper MISS PIGGY My cousin says she chases paper a lot of paper. So guess what cousin happy birthday with much love. Rasheedah. MISS PIGGY The biggest birthday wishes go out to our friend, Piggy. We love you. Kim, Shawanna and Toni. God's Gift "Happy birthday" to one and only beautiful daughter, Kiija Lastar Keavani Burney. K. J. tumed 11 years old today, 7-10-og We will be celeb r ating with a big bash this weekend. love you baby; you are .f>*e of p. kind. : Cleshauna Marins, Garland Burney, grandmothers, Charlotte Manns and Gail Burney; and family VPK Graduates BRIANNA And AYANNA SENTI ..... p 1\J 0 0 tO Brianna and Ayanna Senti were among the VPK graduating class from Wright's Wonderland Learning Center, Palm River, May 31, 2009, at 4 p m. Jennifer Wright, Owner and Betty Miller, Director. "T1 They are the daughters of Dominic, Jr. and Latricia Beal-r Senti. 0 .; :::D The proud grandparents are Beatrice Jackson-Seal and the 0 late Frank Beal, Dominic, Sr. and Florence Senti of )> Zambia, Mrica. Siblings include: 3 brothers, Nyjol Williams of en. Palm River. Riner and Dominic, III and Daniel Senti Zambia, Africa; aunts, Rochelle Beal, U .S. Navy, Norfolk, VA, ::::! and Lawanna Beal, Palm River, and uncle, Marc Beal. Temple Terrace. ':"" They will attend Palm River Elementary School. Ol THE BOONE FAMILY c: r r m -4 z "'tt c: Ol r u; :I: m c m < m :::D -< -4 c: m en c It's a birthday bash going down at Rowlett Park at 2:30 p. m., Shelter 206. Come and party with us Shout out coming from, mom, Valencia; father, William; C sisters, Van'Nijah, Wii'Nijah, Wii'Nyah; br9tl1er Ky'Ziah; "T1 auntie, Rolisha; uncles Joseph s. and ) o .seph K., .. :::D mama. Vandeline, and granddaddy, Joseph Fells, R.I.P. C) m w I Ol


Q') Celebration 0 ::::> .., >-"' <( c a: u.. c a: LL c z <( c (/) w ::::> 34th -St. Church Of God Honors It's Graduates The 34th Street Church of God, Dr. Thomas Scott, Senior Pastor, honored its graduates with a celebration program and dinner with their guests. (Photos by Julia Jackson) Associate Pastor at 34th Street Church of God, Dr. Jeffery Johnson, addressed the graduates. Mrs. Johnson presented the awards to the graduates. 1-Blake High School graduate B. K. Jackson serenades his fel-ij: low graduates during the dinner. Sir Chad Kirkland graduates to K-5. w > w c w ::c en :J m z tu ...I ...I ::) m ..:. w z i= z w (/) <( c a: 0 ...I LL m I w CJ ""e o,,11 SJ*IlUI' ......... ----Dr. Larry P. Brown Guest Speaker Thomasville, GA Dr. Charles A. Cody Host. Pastor .. Sunday, July 12, 2009 10:00 AM Word Alive Church 1024 S. 78th Street Tampa, FL 33619 813-623-3550 Marcus Scott, right, dedicated his B. S. degree in Criminal Justice to his parents, Dr. Thomas and Mrs. Marva Scott. Graduates Julian Jackson, who is headed to BethuneCookman University, Lisa Sutton, a Florida State graduate; and Britney Saffold, who is headed to FAMU. Mrs. Julia H. Jackson, left, attended the graduation celebration with her grandson, Julian Jackson and a family friend, Juanita. Ivlount Calvary Junior Academy Kindergarten -8th grade NOW RE&ISTERIN& FOR THE 2009-201 0 SCHOOL YEAR WE OFFER: 1. Bible-based instruction 2. Caring, loving, certified teachers 3. High value at an affordable rate 4. Florida Pride scholarships 5. Computer lab with internet and network 6. A safe drug free environment for students 7. Extracurricular activities 8. Challenging academic program 9. Pef'$onal attention given to students 10. students. 11. Hot, nutritious meals dailv 12. Fully accredited curricul.;m 13. Small class size 14. Before and after school program 15. Reading and math labs 16. Music (String Ensemble) Training miRds, hearts, and hands for worthv and productive service. a registration 3111 East Wilder Avenue Tampa, Florida 33610


GRACE MARY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH 3901 N. 37th St (813) 248-377 Pastor Early Morning Worship-8 A .M. Sunday School-9:30AM. Morning Worship -10:50 AM. Bible Study, Wed. 7 P M THE PUBLIC IS INVITED NEW FRIENDSHIP M.B. CHURCH 3107 E Lake Ave. 248-4127 REV. Pas tor Weekly Activitie s Sunday Church School 9 :30A. M Morning Worship 10:45 A M Bible Class 4:30P M Evening Worship 5 P M Wednesday Prayer Meeting 7 P M Bible Study 7 :30 P BROWN MEMORIAL CHURCH OF GOO IN CHRIST 2313 E 27th AVE. (813) 248-5690 (813) 241-690 WEEKLY WORSHIP SCHEDULE Sunday School ..... 9:30A.M. Sunday Morning Worship .... 11 A.M. Sunday Evening Worship .... 7:30P.M. Morning Prayer (Tuesday-Friday) .... 9 A.M. ===="""""= Wednesday Night Worship ..... 7:30P.M. BISHOP MATTHEW WILLIAMS Pastor "A Church Where The Love Of God Flows And The Holy Ghost Is in Full Control." MOUNT PLEASANT M.B. CHURCH 2002 N Rome Avenue (Corner of Rome Ave and Spruce St.) P.O. Box 4724 *Tampa Dr C.T. Kirkland, Pastor Tel: (813) 253-5714 *Fax (813) 254-1441 E-mail: MtPieasantMB@ aol.com Devotion By Mt. Pleasant Praise Team EARLY MORNING WORSHIP AT 7:45A.M. SON DAY SCHOOL* 9:30A.M. MORNING WORSHIP-11 A. M. 1ST SUNDAYS 5 PM-Family Series Hour (B.T.U.) 6 PM_.[6rd s Supper (Communion) TUESDAYS 6 PM Prayer Service 7 PM General Bible Study 7 PM -Youth Bible Study DR. C.T. KIRKLAND, Pastor TAPE MINISTRY Order On Line At Web Site Or Call Church WEB SITE: MtPieasantMBChurch.org 29TH STREET CHURCH OF CHRIST HAROLD RODRIQUEZ-MINISTER 3310 N 29t h St.' TAMPA, FL 33605 OFFICE & FAX (813) 242-4572 EMAIL: romello@verizon.net Sunday Bible Class ............... 9 :15 A M Morning Worship ................. 10:30 A M Evening Bible Class .............. S :OO P.M. Evening Worship ................... 6 :00 P.M. Wednesday Night Class ...... .7:00 P.M. Personal Work: 1st Sat... .. 1 0-12 Noon FIRST MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH OF HIGHLAND PINES REV. Prayer Meeting & Bible Study Wednesday-7 P M Sunday School9 :30 A M. Morning Worship-10:55 A. M Church Van -. (813) 627-0338 HERITAGE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH Hillsborough High School 5000 N Central Ave. Tampa, FL 33603 REV. DELORES CAIN, Pastor Sunday Morning Worship Service 8 :00 A. M Bible Study Tuesday 7 :00P.M. New Mt Silla M. B Church 5702 E. 32nd Ave. Tampa, FL33619 New Testament M. B. Church Of Thonotasassa, Inc. 11530 W alker Road Thonotosassa FL 33592 (813) 986-3971 (813) 6101252 REV. JOHN D. ANDERSON, JR. Pastor Weekly Services: Sunday School 9 : 30A .M. Sun. Morning Worship 11 A.M. Wed. Night: Youth Prayer Service And Bible Study Thurs. Night: Prayer Service And Bible Study Saving The Sinners And Educating The Believers" I Can Do All Things Through Christ Who Strengthens Me.-Phi l 4 :13 ST. MATTHEW M. B. CHURCH 3708 E Lake Ave., Tampa, FL 33610 (813) 628-0752 *Website: www.stmatthewchurch.org Email: rsims@tampabay.rr.com Bre ak Of Day Worship 7:45 A. M. Sunday School 9:30a.m. Morning W o rship 11 a m Prayer Se rvice Wednesday 7 p m Study of the Bible Wed. 7 : 30 8:30 p m Praise & Worship Serv j ce Wed. 8 :30-9 p m. Children & Youth Bible Study Wednesday 7 8 :30 p m Saturday Prayer Service & B i ble Study 10a.m. Youth Bible Institute 12-4 p m Teen Night Friday before the 2nd Sunday 7 11 p.m. REV., W. D. SIMS, Pastor New St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church 1 006 South 50th Street Tampa, Florid'a 336} 9 ,.....--...., 813 242-6268 GREATEil FRIENDSHIP M. 3325 E. Emma St. Sunday Morning Church School@ 9:30A.M. Sunday Morning Worship@ 11 :00 A.M. Thursday Night Youth Bible Study@ 6:30 P ;M. Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting & Bible Study@ 7:00P.M. College HiU Church Of God In Christ 6414 Nortl1 30th Street 813-239-3161 Mqming "11:00 A.M ..) .. YPWW6 :00P. M Evening Worship 7:00P.M. Sunday School -9:45a. m Morning Worship-11 a m Evening Worship-5 p m Prayer Meeting Tuesday-7:30p. m Visitors Are Welcome! PEOPLE FOR CHRIST MINISTRIES .051 DR.THOMAS L. HADDEN, Ill Sunday Sc'f'lqol .-9 : 30 A. _:_ Morning Worship 11A.M. Bible Study (Wednesday) 7 P .M. To Advertise In The Church Directory Call Mrs. Gwen Hayes At 813-248-1921 or Email Her Ateditorflsentinel.com ., r-0 ::0 0 )> CJ) m z ::! z m r-1 CD c r rm ::! z c CD r-Ci) :J: m 0 m < m -t c m CJ) 0 )> z 0 ., ::0 0 C) m U1 CD


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Social Birthday Celebrants Happ y birthda y to the Jul y celebrants : Michael Wilson Allen, Luther Hendry, Dyrell Parker, Kenneth Allen, III, Richard Krauss, Angel O'Neal, Anthony Washington, James Jashawn Calloway, Tashawna Calloway, Sheree Hartwell, Lisa Whitfield, Karin Roberts, Jacob Roberts, Harry Roberts, II, Allyson Cameron, Twinan Keith Roberts, Mary Barnes, Josephine Royal, Victoria Brown and Allie McPherson. Mr. Ernest Collins will celebrate his natal day on July 30th. May the Lord continue to bless you with many, many more. Mrs. Barbara Toye Thompkins of Capital Heights, MD, is celebrating her natal day this month. She is a supporter of the Florida Sentinel Bulletin. May this year be filled with many bless ings for you and may the Lord bless you with many, many more birthdays. President Barack Obama's daughter, Malia Obama turned 11 years old on July 4th. Food! Fireworks! Fun! This made for a great birth day and 4th of July celepration for Mr. Clayton Anderson, Jr., former Villager who celebrated this occasion with family members and friends at his home in Brandon Picnic style food was catered by his sister, Thelma (Kitchen Helper). Guests enjoyed the fireworks and an opportunity to enjoy a ride on Mr. Anderson's boat Some of the f a m i l y and friends that enjo y ed this gala event were: his children, Michael, Natalie and Derrick; his grandchildren and great grandchildren, Preston Anderson, Ernest Stephens, II, Lester and Yolanda Best and family; Maurice and Cassandra Wynie and Tony Best, Rosa Winkfield and family, among others. A marvelous time was enjoyed by everyone. Belated Birthdays Belated birthday wishes are sent to Jasmine Poe, whose special day was June 24th. What a blessing to celebrate another birthday. This wish comes from her family and friends who wish her many more! Anniversaries Congratulations to the cou ples celebrating their anniver saries this month: Mr. and Mrs. Gore (Judy) Pritchard celebrated their 50th on July 5. 2009; Mr. and Mrs. Thomas (Susan) Watson, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford (Sandra) Hill of Clarkston, GA, and Mr. and Mrs. Anthony (Tammy) Day. Uplifting Prayers His eye is on the spa1'row and I -know He watches over me. Uplifting prayers are extended to: Mr. and Mrs. Perry King, Willie Mae Wright, Eloise Leeks, Archia Mae Wright, Tonya Simmons, Mary H. Ford, Ralph Williams, Paul and Clara Sheffield, Bert Graham, Cathy Kirsey (St. Joseph's 505 East Jackson St. Suite 1'303 llw'rlster'a Building Tampa, FL 33602 (813) 387-7724 BANKRUPTCY Stop Fonr:la ..... & CrMitol'a...........,. REAL ESTATE LAW FAMILY LAW "CALL RICKY" AUTO ACCIDENT HELPLINE: Or Email: callrickywilliams@gmail.com Available 24 Hrs./Day FREE Consultation (813) 387.7724 RICKY E. WILLIAMS Hospita l ), Dr. Fern Moore Mary "Sis Darby a n d Walter Baldwin. Ver y hap p y that Brother Hosea Whitehurst i s d o in g b e tt e r aft e r a hospit a l s tay a n d we p ray th at h e continu es to get stro nger each day Also in n ee d o f p raye r s for a speedy r ecovery a r e : Mrs. Henrietta Peterson, Mrs. Marie Benson, Mrs. Leila F. Moss and Mrs. Hazel Petty. Prayer is for everyone, let's all pray for each other Sympathy Our sincere sympathy is sent to the families of Mrs. Darla (Yvette) McCoy. Friends and neighbors send heartfelt sympathy to Mrs. Henrietta Sanders in the loss of her twin brother, Mr. Henry Wright, who was recently funeralized in Philadelphia, PA. Condolences go out to Mrs. Alice Singleton and her entire family in the loss of her mother The Community Hour Of Power Prayer Band The Community Hour Of Power Prayer Band meets every Thursday morning at 10:30 a. m. at St. James AME Church They are a group of God's children gathered togethet on one accord to learn the Word of our Father. Com e o ut a nd s h ar e e v e ryo n e i s welcome Homeless Helping Homeless (HHH) HHH, 2626 E 32nd Ave nue, T a m pa F L 3361 0, pho n e (8 1 3 ) 516-2770, fax ( 8 1 3) 315-600 9 has obt a in e d their first shelt e r with 16 beds availa ble Their goal is to have 7 5 beds by the end of this year for anyone who is in a distressful situation. Our mission is to make an impact in individuals'lives even though we have our own plights through bad choices, economic circumstances and mental/physical challenges. Visit them at the website www.homelesshh.com. My Brothers 2 Keep Ministry Inmates can request a FREE Bible and greeting cards by writing to: My Brothers 2 Keep Ministry, P. 0. Box 4618, Tampa, FL, 33677-4618. Acts 6:3, 2 Corinthians 6:1 and Ephesians 4:3. My Brothers 2 Keep would like to acknowledge God puling together the leaders at Lake C I. to come together in UNITY: Dean Johnson, Jeffery Epps, Christopher Steven, David Chandler, Randy Morrow, Lebron Josue, William Horton, Mitchell Morris and Warren Rodiguez. Progress Village Family And Friends Reunion G oo d f e llow s hip goo d f o od and g oo d fun for a ll! .Jump aboard the Carnival's Cruis e line S ensational a s it sails to the Bahamas For more info call Debora Barr at (813) 4176654 First Baptist Church Of Progress Village Every third Saturday of the month between 8 a. m. and 12 noon, the church gives away donated clothing, toys and household items at 8716 Progress Blvd. (between 78th St. and Faulkenburg Rd.). F.Y.I. Let us keep President Barack Obama and his fam ily in our daily prayers as he tries to bring change for everyone. Remember our service men and women who put their lives on the line daily. 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.. Health News Parkinson's Disease Support Group Meeting Planned The Parkinson's Disease Support Group will meet from 1 p .m. until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15th, at Church of the Nazarene, N Himes Avenue (between Sligh and Hillsborough). The guest speaker will be a pharmacist and light refreshments will be served. The group is open to caregivers and concerned family members as well as those with PD. There are no dues, but a lot of caring people to share concerns with. For further information, contact President Judy Shaw at (813) 931-1235; or, for directions, Adele Ida Walter at (813) 932-6902 Tips For Gening Smoother Skin Warmer weather invites more revealing fashions, and while women want to show off soft, smooth and even-toned skin, ailments such as severely dry skin and stretch marks can leave skin looking lackluster and hinder confidence. Preventing Stretch Marks A stretch mark is a tear in the dermal layer of the skin. While experts say that it's nearly im possible to prevent stretch marks, there are things you can do to limit the possibility of getting them: 1. Eat healthy. A well-bal anced diet that keeps weight stable is recommended. 2. Drink plenty of water. Hydration is important for overall well-being and is criti cal to healthy skin. 3 Take vitamins. This sup ports proper nutritional status, which is important to skin's needs 4 Moisturize daily. Apply hydrating creams and oils to keep skin supple and elastic. Treatments for Stretch Marks If you develop stretch marks, there are several steps you can take to diminish their appear ance. Moisturize up to four times per day to lessen the chance of developing stretch marks with creams and oils Simple Steps Toward a -7,. Healthier litestvle Just one-half teaspoon of ground cinnamon has as many antioxidants as one-half cup raspberries or strawberries. 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Entertainment No Minor Problems For R. KeiiV R.KELLY LOS ANGELES --R. Kelly i s n t h a ving girl troubl e Liter a lly. A r e p for th e R&B star has veh emently d enied a National Enquirer report tha t Kelly's home had been searched by Chicago-area p o lic e as part of their hunt for a missing 17-year-old girl. A wildly e xaggerate d and inaccurate report has b een circul ating o n the Internet that Olympia Fi elds police showed up at R. Kelly's house with a search warrant just before the singer left for his three-week concert tour in Africa last month -and then searched the place looking for a inissing 17ye<,tr-old girl,> rep Alfan Mayer said. "This is <;ompletely false No police .ever showed up at Kelly's pouse With a search warrant por was his house ever searched :It is also not true, a s th e unsubstantiated report that any such gifr stay'ed, overnight 'K:<{;Iiy's house or that she'hadheenthere,:; bu. t -: .. teen has since bee_ h .lot?ted and the. Olymp-i-a, F -i(nds Police Department says that it has been fielding calls for three da y s about the bogus story. Kelly is not involved in any investigation, authorities s aid. 'Endless' Supplv Of Music In Jackson's Vaults NEW Y ORK --Michael Jackson h ad a m o u n t ai n of unre l ease d r ecor din gs i n th e vault wh e n he died. Mu s i c that i s almos t certa in t o b e pack a g e d a nd rep ac k age d for his f a ns in th e yea rs t o com e The m a t e ri a l includes unused tracks fr o m studio sessi o n s of some of Jackson's b es t albums, as well as m o r e rece ntl y r eco r d e d son gs m a d e with Se n ega l ese R & B s inger a nd produce r Akon a nd Black Eyed Peas frontrna n will.i.am. "The r e a r e dozens and dozens of son g s that did not end up on his albums s aid Tommy Mottola, who from 1998 to 2003 w a s ch airman and CEO of S o n y Mus ic which owns the distribution rights to Jackson's mus ic People will b e hearing a lot of that unreleased mate rial for the first time eve r. There s just some genius and brilliance in there. The r e l e as e s, Mottola s aid, "could go on for years and years ev e n more than Elvis." Since Jackson's d eath Thursday there has been an enormous, almost unpre c e dente d demand for the King of Pop's music. Ni else n SoundScan s a id Wednesday that three of his records "Number Ones," "Essential Michael Jackson" and "Thriller were the best-sell ing albums of the week, and 2.3 million tracks of his have been downloaded in the U .S. alone. When a music star of Jackson's stature dies, labels typically comb through their arch1ves to pull out anything they can release. New compilations of recordings by performers such as Elvis, Tupac and Jeff Buckley are still released nearly every year. Mottola, w h o has desc r i b e d him s e l f as the "s h epherd and gat e keep e r of Jackson's ca t a lo g a nd is f a mili a r with it b e t te r th a n an y one, said that f o r ever y a I b u m m a d e i n cludin g c assics I i k e 1979's "Of f th e Wall" and 1982's "Thriller" he r ecorde d sev e r a l tracks that didn' t make it onto the r e cords (Mottola had only laudatory things to sa y about Jackson, who c riticized Mottola in 2002 as a r a cist. Among those who d efended Mottola Steve Gordon, a n entertainment l a w ye r a n d autho r o f Th e Future o f th e Mus i c Bus in ess," worke d at S o n y Mu s i c during the 199 0 s H e sa id h e was a t S o n y whe n Jackson' s l as t c ontrac t was n ego ti a t e d tho u g h h e acknowl e d g e d it co uld h av e r ece ntl y b ee n upd a t e d Gordon said owns s o m e of hi s m aster r ecording s, whil e othe rs are o w n e d in p artnership with Sony. Regardless, h e said, Sony retains exclusive distribution rights for anything Jackson produced during the term of their contract Gordon said he expects Sony 's Legac y Rec o rdings di v ision to do something similar to what it did with Rev. Elvis and create a divi-Sharpton.) sion purely for The details of who Jackson's c a talog owns Jackson's He died just weeks unreleased music before he was to perform and concert so concerts at London's footage are not 02 arena in what was entirely clear. Sony supposed to be his come-Music declined to back. He had also begun comment. A person working on new material. with the Two weeks before he label who requested died, he wrapped up anonymity said no work on an elab-new projects or orate production compilations-are dubbed the "Dome being planned yet. Project," which could be the The Jackson family has final finished video piece not publicly discussed plaris overseen by Jackson. for Jackson's IJ?. a Four sets were constructed 2002 will filed in court the_ :-fqr Jackson's production, pop star left his entire including a cemetery recallto a family trust, \Y;ith h j s '. -ing his famous "Thriller" moth-er and his c'hil_dr:e rt .. < y ideo. Shooting for the pronamed as -:_,Ject lasted from June 1 to ... :.-.. June 9-Now in p ost-pro du c ti o n th e pro j ec t i s ex p ec t e d t o b e compl e t e d next m o nth Last year Jackson r e leased "Thrille r 25, ,. a n album m arking the 25th a nni versa r y o f th e a lbum. It includ e d th e n ew son g "Fo r A ll Time,., as w e ll as f i ve rem ix e s tha t invol v e d will.i.am, Kanye West, Akon a nd Fergie. The Black Eyed Peas frontma n will.i.am has s aid h e and Jackson r ecorde d seve r a l songs togethe r H e told th e BBC "----"' =--' on Monday that Jackson h a d possession of their d emos, and that the song s d emanded all th e p e opl e to the dance floor. Akon had hoped to complete an album with Jackson once he finished his London con certs The sin ge r s aid they use d to meet in L a s V e gas whenever '------' they h a d the tim e a nd would talk on th e phone const a ntl y about ide a s for th e album. Akon said they nev e r actu ally completed a song except for Hold My Hand, which leaked last year. All the other songs were just ideas," Akonsaid. He said he will keep. the song fragments a chorus here, a verse there "locked up in the vault" until the Jackson family decides how to proceed. H e said it could be worked into a tribute album. 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Entertainment President Obama Remembers 'Music Icon' Michael Jackson' PRES. BARACK OBAMA On June 26, the day after Michael Jackson passed away, President Obama issued a statement on the singer's tragic death though his press agent. Obama remembered Jackson as "a spectacular performer and a music icon," adding, "I think every body remembers hearing his songs, watching him moonwalk on television during Motown's 25th anniversary." Obama also remembered the pop star for everything h:e has contributed to the world of pop culture. ''I'm glad to see that he is being remembered primarily for the great joy that he brought to a lot of people through his extraordinary gifts as an entertainer," he said, adding, "I still have all his stuff on my iPod." Michael Jackson Advisers Named Temporarv Administrators Of Estate ,The struggle for control over Michael Jackson's estate continued in a Los Angeles courtroom on Monday (July 6), with a judge approving the late pop star:'s wishes to have two of his longtime advisers" control re. s ,ult, Jackson's mother, Katherine) was denied a request to become the inter im executor of her late son's estate. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Beckloff ruled that any actions the two take to settle claims, modify business relationships and create any new ventures would be subject to court approval and that they have tq set up a $I.million bond to insure their work as executors. Katherine Jackson remains the tem porary guardian of her son's three children until a July 13 hearing in that matter Michael Jackson left 'Dozens' .Of. Unreleased Sonus TOMMY MO'ITOIAAnd :MICHAEL JACKSON Like Jimi Hendrix, Elvis and Tupac before Michael Jackson left a .. musicallegacy that will likely continue on long after his death. Jackson, who already made history on the = Billboard charts this week, left behind what is described as a mountain of unreleased songs, according to his for-mer label boss. Former Sony Music CEO Tommy Mottola -with whom Jackson famously feuded -said that the singer's unreleased material ranges from unused tracks recorded during studio ses sions for some of Jackson's most beloved albums to the songs he recently recorded with Akon 'and will.i.am that were slated for a longin-the-works comeback album. It',s also unclear if Jackson's will made provisions for the release of his music, though entertainment lawyer Steve Gordon, who worked at Sony in the 1990s. He said that Jackson owned some of his master recordings and others were owned in partnership with Sony. Sony retains exclusive distribution rights for anything Jackson produced while under con tract to the company Abdul Feels Optimistic About Returning To 'Idol' PAULA ABDUL ATLANTA-Paula Abdul says she has been invited to remain as an ''American Idol" judge and that she's optimistic that she'll be able to negotiate a new contract. The 47-year-old singerdancer jokingly called the panel of "Idol" judges that includes Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson and Kara DioGuardi a "dysfunctional family of sorts." 'Tm the nurturing mom, Simon's the disapproving dad, and Randy's the cool brother," she said. "It's been an interesting journey. It's something that I'll always would want to be a part of." Usher's Wife surprise d That He Filed For Divorce TAMEKAAnd USHER Three weeks after Usher filed for divorce from Tameka FosterRaymond, his wife of almost two years, she declared in court papers on Monday that she was surprised about her husband's move to end the marriage and had sexual rela tions_less -a before Usher's. June 12 filing. In the court documents filed in an Atlanta superior court, Foster-Raymond maintains that she "had every reason to believe h _er marriage was intact" and that the couple was "intimately together as husband and wife as recently as June 6." The marriage between Usher, 3o, and FosterRaymond, 38, had been reportedly strained for months, and sources said the couple hadn't lived together for quite some time, as Usher moved to Nevada to r-ecord an album. In his divorce filing, he stated that the marriage was "irretriev ably broken" and there was "no reasonable hope of reconciliation." Michael Jackson's last Tour Rehearsals Filmed For Possible Release Following Michael Jackson's death, 750,000 people who bought tickets to see him perform at the 02 in London will never get the chance to experience the stunning visual and musical spectacle the singer had in store for them. But, accord ing to reports, AEG Live, the promoter of the "This Is It" so-date residency, recorded enough of Jackson's rehearsal material to release at least one live CD/DVD. Entertainment industry Web site The Wrap reports that Jackson's final rehearsal. at the Staples Center was recorded in multi-camera, high-definition video and multi-track audio. The recording could be released as the singer's final album. The recordings were made as part of a deal cut by AEG Live with Jackson, which included plans to produce a live album and DVD of the singer performing his greatest hits. If the reports are true, the recording could help AEG Live recoup some of the estimated tens of mil lions of dollars it is expected to lose as a result of Jackson's untimely death. ''The t4.Jice C 'lHnnzunitv &'peaking j(>r DREW-Z'S MOVIE REVIE W Ice Age 3-Kids will love this one [***] Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen -The Ultimate in special effects and action. You definitelY. can't miss this one. No. 1 at Box Office-$201M and $303M Worldwide. [ **] The Proposal -Sandra Bullock comes through in this well-written comedy about an office romance between the boss and assistant. Worth Seeing! No. 1 at Bo'x _Office -$34M .: Land Of: The Lost -:This oft-beat comedy starring. Will Ferrell was pretty funny. [*j The Taking Of Pelham 123 -Denzel Washington arid John Travolta deliver a powerful suspense/thriller. Worth Seeing! Imagine That-This movie is Eddie Murphy's best family comedy in a long time. Didn't do well at box office. Enjoyed it! Drag Me To Hell -A loan officer'refuses to give an old woman a loan to keep her house. The woman puts a curse on her. This movie will have you jumping throughout. Very good horror movie. [****] The Hangover -A group of men goes to Las Vegas to have a bachelor party. Surprisingly funny. No 1 at box office-$44M [***] Up -Pixar/Disney deliver another excellent animation that adults and kids will enjoy. [****] Night At The Museum -Ben Stiller tries to save the museum pieces from moving to federal storage. Fell asleep on this one. No. 1 at box office -$53M Terminator Salvation -Very Good storyline and special effects. Must See! No. 2 at box office -$43M Angels And Demons-Tom Hanks stars in this mystery about a secret society out to destroy the Catholic Church. Worth Seeing! Too long -2hrs/20 mins. Star 'Trek-The U S .S. Enterprise goes back to the beginning. Grade A special effects/ Enjoyed it! [****] X-Men Origins: Wolverine -This Marvel comic book movie tells the story of Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) violent and romantic past. Expected more! {*j Obsessed -Beyonce stars in this drama about her husband .(ldris_,Eiba) being stalked by a temp worker (Ali Larter). Rainforest Films (St. Pete/Will Pa<;:ker-:-Stomo The Yard) produces another blockbuster. 4111 week at bbJ;< office $63M. The Soloist-Oscar-worthy Jamie Foxx plays a mentally ill musical genius who. happens to be homeless. A L.A. reporter (Robert Downey, Jr.) tries to save him fromthe streets. State Of Play -Russell Crowe stars in this crime thriller about a journalist investigating a series of brutal murders. Worth seeing! The Haunting In Connecticut...: Based on a tJ:ue story, a family moves into a house haunted by ghosts. Not for Kids. [***] -Observe And Report -A mall security guard does whatever it takes to impress his. dream girl. Surprisingly-funny. 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Mary Mary Featuring Klerra "KIKI" Sheard All My Children Meeting him at his D .C. hotel suite Randi tells Henry that she did as he asked and now wants him to drop the charges against Kendall as he promised He's astounded that he would do such a thing and reminds her of how great they were together Henry pleads with her to spend the evening with him, asking her to continue where they left off He kisses her but when he won't stop she slaps him As the World Turns Dying for a drink, early convinces Rosanna to accompany Craig on a trip about the wedding flowers and then pours herself a quick one after they leave She then pulls out a dress she bought earlier but n hides the evidence when her s ister returns unexpectedly. Holding the dress, Rosanna admits she's amazed that early made the sparkling dress in only two days early gives her money to go buy her own dress but Rosanna insists that she accompa ny her. While early waits outside and sneaks another drink, Rosanna shops and finds a copy of early's wedding dress at the store She shows it to Craig who insists that Carly wouldn't lie. Rosanna then finds the hidden price tag and offers it as proof but Craig claims he doesn't care what she wears Bold and the Beautiful Jackie is thrilled to find the romantic beach cabana setting Owen arranged under the evening sky for their honeymoon Meanwhile, an angry Nick gets his hands on Owen and Jackie s hotel bill and show the multi-page document to Bridget as proof that Owen is only after his mother's money Nick starts packing and explains to his new bri de that he needs to get back to L.A. ASAP to meet with his lawyers and accoun tants to protect their assets. Days of Our Lives ,. After she collapses, Daniel rushes Chloe to the hospital. Seeing she has a fever, Lexie urges him to call Lucas Meanwhile, Lucas catches his mother listening to Daniel's recorded voice and she lies that she does this for all production meetings. When Lexie calls, he hurries to the hospital with Kate by his side. Lexie suggests Daniel find another doctor to handle thi s case but he refuses until a second blood test comes back negative. General Hospital As Maxie worries to Jason, Spinelli confronts them, wearing only a towel and asks if either of them were lucky enough to hear him s i nging in the shower Sending him back to get dressed, Jason warns Maxie she's got to stop him Later, Maxie kisses Spinelli who claims it shows him that he needs to prove himself worthy of her love She denies it and downplays his desire to perform until she realizes that he really wants to do this. Maxie urges him to get lots of practice first. However, Spinelli overhears her on the phone later, trying to stop the karaoke night because Spinelli will humiliate himself Guiding Light Asking Emma's sitter to be prepared for a long visit", Olivia head out to find Natalia calling her first and leaving a message to suggest they meet. Not finding her at the farmhouse, Olivia next goes to the station house to report her missing. Questioning her, Frank wonders to Olivia if Natalia got "cold feet". He explains he can file a report yet but does agree to tell his staff to keep a look out. Olivia next chats with Father Ray who admits that Natalia asked him not to. One Life to Live -John asks Judge Runyon to help him save Cole's life by allow ing him to stay out of prison and work under cover The judge reluctantly agrees to the request but gives John only one month to make the drug sting work Bo finds Brody's police academy application in the garbage ca n and questions him about it. Brody reminds him of his mental troubles but Bo points out those were a result of what happened to him overseas He encourages him to apply and suggests he also tell Jessica. Schuyler's amazed to find Gigi thinking positive about he relationship with Rex She points out that she and Rex are working together to trap her sis ter. The Young and the Restless After Phillip announces that he is to blame for Cane's deception, Kay explains who he is to Murphy and then collapses. As the paramedics arrive, Nina tells Jill that Phillip has disappeared Cane confesses how he got his hands on Phillip's blood. As Billy and Mac start to fall into bed, they each get calls about Kay's col lapse and that Cane's a fraud At the hospital Olivia tells Jill, Murphy and Kay that she had yet another mini-stmke. 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POLK COUNTY NEWS ::0 0 )> c... c New Riders Reboarding the Florida Sentinel train is the Watkins family from W. 9th Street. Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Watkins, Sr. and Mr. Watkins, Jr. The senior Watkins are members at Greater Refuge Temple, Lakeland Apostle Gentle Groover, Pastor. Hello, again! Scholarship Banquet The Washington Park I Rochelle High Schools Alumni Association, Inc., held their Sixteenth Annual Scholarship Banquet, June 6, 2009 at 7 p. m. at the Lake Mirror Center, Lakeland. The center was a beehive of excitement as the combined alumni associations welcomed their former classmates, teachers, friends, families, out of town guests and special scholarship awardees. The Washington Park I Rochelle High School Alumni Association Inc., is noted for their philanthropic donations I projects to deserving students in and Focus on Leadership Graduation Held On June 9, 2009, The Greater Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce held a graduation ceremony for Winter Haven's Focus on Leadership Class VI. Graduates of the Winter Haven Focus on Leadership Cl ass VI were: Beverly Faniel, Lakisha Lewter, La Tangra Mcintosh, Hiep Nguyan, Joyce Patrick, Biji Phillip, Shawn Williams-Kinsey and Curtis Womack. Closing remarks were delivered by Kathryn O'Malley, Presi-dent/Winter Haven' s Chamber Foundation. Focus on Leadership is designed to create leadership within minority communities. The classes are around the Polk County schools. Verbal orchids to the officers of this outstanding annual event with dedicated spirits of togetherness, namely : President Freddie C. Austin; Vice President, Ronnie L. Hogan; Recording Secretary, Barbara Strong-Hollman; Corresponding Secretary, Ronnie L. Hogan; Financial Secretary, Beverly BrooksBoatwright; Treasurer, Eugene Williams; Pa rliamentarian, Ernie B. Williams; Sergeant-AtArms, Audrey L. Figgs; Historian Cheryl D. Pugh; Dedicated Members: Jacqueline M. Speed, Bernice Smith-Smith, Edna Gilchrist and Roosevelt Pugh. The Program was as fol lows: Master of Ceremon y the handsome, gregarious, former Polk County School Instructor Donald Williams, Richardson High S chool, Class of 1947; Fellowship, Chit-Chat and Get Acquainted Meet and Greet, accompanied by soft held during the period of February to June. Condolences Extended Shaw-Nuf Talk extends condolences to Elder David Rourke, Ruling Elder/Church of God by Faith and family in the passing of their loved one, Lessie The final service w a s held on Friday July 3, 2009 at Ronald C. Perkins Funeral Home, Inc. in Hampton, Virginia. Shaw-Nuf Talk extends condolences to Mrs. Doretha Byrd and family in the passing of their loved one, Walter James Byrd, age 83, who passed awa y on Saturday, June 20, 2009. The final service was held on Saturday, June 27th at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church music (6-6:ss); Welcome and Acknowledgem ent o f G u es t s, Bernice Smith, Smith, Roch elle H S C l ass of 1 9 53 ; Invocati o n a n d Grace, Rev Johnny Douglas, T a mpa, Roch e ll e H S., Cla s s of 1966 ; Mus ic and Solo Mr. Joseph J. Hansberry; Introduction of Speaker, Albertha Whitley-Tabron, Roc helle H. S., Class of 1960 ; Speaker, James M. Griffin, Homefree Funding, Inc., Washington, DC, Rochelle H. S., Class of 1960. Special Recognition and Remarks, Colonel Freddie C. Austin. Pres., U S Army Retired, Washington Park H S Class of 1948; Acknowledgement of Classes, Beverly Boatwright, Rochelle H. S., Class of 1960; Presentation of Scholarships, Ret Col. Freddie C. Austin and James M. Griffin; Expressions of Gratitude and Solicitation, Jacqueline Speed and Eugene William, Rochelle H. S Classes of 1966 and 1961; Closing Song and Benediction, Mr. J. J. Hansberry, "Lift Every Voice And Sing ." A fleeting history of Washington Park I Rochelle High School Alumni Association Inc sensing a valued need for those who in Polk City., Minister Therious Axson, Pastor Officiants were: Minister Andrew L. Manning, Presiding and Bishop Leroy Byrd, Eulogist Congratulations! A special day is forthcoming for Winter Haven s Garner Elementary School, Dart Myers, Principal. among the ten schools in the State of Florida to be honored a 2009 Florida Department of Education/State PTA Parent In v olvement Award on July 18, 2009. A group from G arne r Elem e ntary will receive the award at the PTA State Leadership Conference lun cheon which is being held at the Innisbrook Resort a&Cl Golf Club in Tarpon Springs. Maria Garcia, Jacqueline Lizardi and Maria Torres, Garner Para-Educators will be among the group that will be recognized and will wis h e d a nd wer e granted to form a l ize thi s grea t orga ni zat i o n In 1 994, th ose s t a l wa rts were: Madalynne Hamilton Brooks, Freddie C. Austin, Walter Mae Akins, Irene Sanders-Jenkins a nd Ida Lee Robinson Tarver. A not-for profit corpora tion document was a ppro v ed in November 1994; the tax exempt status was received August 25, 1995 In 1995, Col. Freddie C. Austin became President of the Associ a tion and he remains in that position. 2009 marks the anniversary of the 16th Annual Edward W. Murray Scholarship Banquet, named in honor of the former Washington Park High School Principal Edward W.Murray. The Dynamic Speaker -James M. Griffin, a native of Lakeland is owner/Chief, of Spectrum Funding, Corp., Washington, D. C Scholarship Awardees: Javonn Lerdy.Goodman, G.P .A. 3 41, ACT Score 22, Lakeland High School, President Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), plans to attend Florida A&M University, seeking a degree in Business Administration; William Chaz Hall, G.P.A. 3 .584; ACT score 21, ijarrison School for the receive the award at the July 18th event congratulations, Garner Elementary School! Birthday Greetings Shaw-Nuf Talk extends Happy Birthday wishes to Mother Ollie Mae Smart, who will celebrate another natal day on July 13th. Mother, may you be blessed with the desires o f your heart, on this your and in al(your days t o 'c(:nn:e. May the Lord continue to bless you with lmany, many more birth;clays!. CPR/First Aid Classes Offered The Polk County Chapter of the American Red Cross is offering Infant/Child CPR classes and Standard First Aid with AED classes, a course which also teaches participants how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) on adults who suffer cardiac arrest. All classes will be held at the American Red Cross Polk County Chapter, 147 Avenue P e r for m ing Arts, Prin c ip a l _? Bass p layer in Imperia l 1\) S ym ph ony, L a k e l a nd Op e r a g C o ., pl a n s to attend Chorus (2007/2008), plans to attend Florida State Z -4 University, majoring in Musical Therapy. The Washington Park I Rochelle High School 2009 theme is "Education For A Better Tomorrow. z m r-1 ttl c rrm :::! Gloria's Things & Other Things c The world does not pay for what a person knows. It pays c;; for what a person does with % what he knows. gJ "A" Northwest in Winter Haven, Florida Discounts are available for taking multiple courses. For further information, call (863) 2945941. Shaw-Nuf Shout-out This week's Shaw-Nuf Shout-out goes out all of the Youth Summer Program Coordinators and Leaders Thanks for being there f d r '. ......... .. (. the .Yf!,ry much appreciated! Talk to Shaw-Nuf Talk wants to hear from you. 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' _, LEGAL NOTICES IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No. 09-DR-3365 Division : J MARCO PETIT Plaintiff VS. TANEY A ASHLEY GREEN Respondent NOTICE OF ACTION FOR PARENTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND CUSTODY TO: Taney Ashley Green Address Unknown YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Marco Petit, whose address is Morris Glen Way. Tampa, FL 33637 on or before August 3, 2009 and file the original with the clerk of this Court at 800 East Twiggs Street. Tampa. Fl 33602 !Room 101), before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. Copies of all court docu ments in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Court's office. You may review these documents upon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Court's office notified of your current address (You may file Notice of Current Address Florida Supreme Court approved Family Law Form 12. 915) Future papers in this lawsuit will be mailed to the address on record at the clerk's office WARNING : Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleadings 1[1 accordance with the Amerieans Disabil i ties Act,' persons needing dations to participate in this hearing should contact the A D A Coordinator not later t han seven (7) days pr i or to the pro ceeding at 813-272-7040 or via Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955 -8770. Dated this 29th day of June, 2009. 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