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Celebrating 67 Years In The Tampa Bay Area SEE PAGE 3-A -VOL. 67 NO. 60 FRIDAY, MARCH 16,2012 52 PAGES 75 Cadet Her First Program At west Point SEE PAGE HeartAnack Claims life Of Another Minister SEE PAGE 2-A -Tampa Woman Among Illegal Injection Victims SEE PAGE 3-A BElMONT HEIGHTS llnlE lEAGUE HONORS FORMER PlAYER The Belmont Heights Little League held its Opening Day Ceremony on Friday, March 9, 2012. Teams, coaches, managers and players were introduced. The league dedicated the Gary Sheffield Major League Field to its former player, Gary Sheffield, who went on to play baseball for 21 years in the Major League. Several members of his family were there to share in the celebration. Joining Sheffield, center, are his parents, Betty and Harold, wife, DeLeon, daughter, Ebony, uncle, Dwight (Doc) Gooden, also a former major league ro player; his children and other family members. (Photography by BRUNSON) r..


Nr------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------o Features <0 ,... :c: (.) a: c( ::E c a: LL. West Point Cadet Produces First Event At Black Historv Program BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor Last month, in honor of African American History Month, the cadets at West Point Academy produced and performed on stage at Robinson Auditorium. The theme of the performance was "The Influence of African American Women on Culture, Society, and the Military, told through the Arts." Although the cadets knew that they would have different roles to fill, Tampa native Cadet Katherine Kyli.la Bullard, w 'as surprised when she was given the task > of producer. As producer, Cadet Bullard learned that ii: in addition to creating a u. seript that would be enter-0 taining, it also needed approval from the Pentagon, > her father, Arthur Bullard < said. Her classmate, Cadet w Sarah Locke, was responsible for all of the choreogra> phy. a: The guest speaker for the event was Major General w Marcia Anderson, the first c CADET KATIIERINE KYULA BULLARD .. Produced first event at West Point Academy African American female to earn the rank of major gener al in the Army. She was promoted hi September 2011. A Tampa native, Cadet Bullard is the only child of Arthur and. Katherine Bullard. She graduated from Middleton High School in 2010 and accepted a full scholarship to West Point Academy. Her father said she plans to pursue a career in the military. w FREE :c: 0 Consultation* :J m ::::) a. Bankruptcy: Chapter 7 & 13 z i= w ..J ..J ::::) m ..J w Child Support Probate & Wills Guardianship Personal Injury lmigratlon "PPN 1111111111.._..1111 REASONABLE RATES & PAYMENT PLAN. ""-" o.-... MllrtMy At Law 1all.Amw*,_,_ T ..... F\.33eot (813) 264-871 7 z T ........ ef M .. -..nMt-.ct. ... lMI aiiMHihl ... M ....... ....., .... 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Lois Ave.-Tampa, FL 33614 (813) 353-3609 N GRADUATIO WINSTON L10KT80DY Packages Include: Invitations w/Personalized Photo Name Cards SEVERAL COVER DESIGNS & VERSES TO CHOOSE FROM. Envelopes Board Meniber Seeks Third Term To Accomplish Goals BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel CitY Editor Later this year, members of the community will vote to fill four of the seven seats on the Hillsborough County School Board. Potential candidates 1_..._,. have until June to file, but some are already making their intentions known. Mrs. Doretha Edgecomb has filed to seek a third term on the board. After much consideration and thought, she wants to complete her agenda of goals and aspirations on the board. During a telephone interview, Mrs. Edgecomb said, "There are sorrie things that I have not accomplished. There are smile goals unrealized and I want to accomplish them. I need more time to do it." In addition to those reasons, Mrs. Edgecomb stated there are other reasons that helped her decide to seek another term. "People have come up to me and encouraged me to run again," she said. Mrs. does not OORETIIA EDGECOMB Seeking third term as school board member have any competition at this time. But, she was quick to say that anyone wishing to campaign for the seat has until June to qualify. She also stated that she has received encouragement from the community and that she appreciates it. She also said, "I appreciate the criticism, also because it helped me to be a better board member. Others wishing to campaign for the seat can pay the election fees or they can obtain enough signatures to qualify for the ballot. Mrs. Edgecomb said she is ready. "I'm committed prepared, ready to run again." Hean Anack Claims lite 01 Another Minister A popular mfuister from the Tampa community died on Friday evening at Bayfront Medical Center. He was 6o yearsold. Elder Clarence Warren, whose death is attributed to congestive heart failure, celebrated his 6oth birthday on FebruarY-27th. Elder Warren's walk in the ministry started about 35 years ago. His first assignment was Mt. Zion in St. Petersburg. After a short stint, he came to pastor Mt. Moriah Primitive Baptist Church. He later returned to Mt. Zion, where he has served continu ously for more than 20 years. Elder Warren has served on several levels of the Primitive Baptist Church, his daughter, Valinda Warren Uoyd, stated.-. Funeral services are being handled by Aikens Funeral Home. Wake services will be held on Friday, March 16, at Mt. Zion P. B. Church, 3700 22nd Ave. So., St. Pete. Viewing begins' at 5 p. m. and ELDER CLARENCE WARREN, JR. Pastor Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church, St. Pete the services are from 6-8 p. m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, 11 a. m., at Bethel Metropolitan M. B Church, 34S5 26th Ave. So., St. Petersburg. 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Features Tampa WOII: ID Among Victims 01 Illegal Bun lniecdons ONEAL RON MORRIS accused of injecting women with cement, super glue and fix-a-flat. On Monday, a transgendered woman surrendered to Broward County authorities for giving illegal butt injections. One of the victims was reportedly from Tampa. Authorities said Oneal Ron Morris, 31, allegedly gave the women various toxic chemicals in injections for buttock enhancement. Some of the mixes included cement, super glue and fixa-flat. According to reports, two women, Lournise Linton of Tampa, and Ophelia Parker of Vero Beach told police they met with Morris LOURNISE LINTON Tampa woman traveled to Broward. County for the injections. on May 26, 2009 at a Motel 6 to receive the injections. They reported that Morris wore a nurse's uniform, gloves and a photo ID. One of the victims told police the substance used for the injection was stored in a Pedialyte bottle, and the other woman said she could not remove the cotton ball placed over the injection site because of the super glue that was used. The women paid between $3,000 and $4,000 for the procedure. Morris made her first appearance in a Broward county courtroom this week. Do \Oil \\ant to 111.1kl .1 djffcre.llC(.' in a life? 11.0. ,.-.oanfllctocraMDitto...,...., becomtJsr lloMeed _..,.,.,.,...., dllllhn In nMd ot.,..,.., lowtl8 ........ Orientation scheduled at your convenience. Training classes forming NOW! Basic Foster PaNnt Requirements: you at least 21 Jean old with ...... background checks. Have adequate income to meet JICU' fanlly's curr..t needs.: Participate In FrM PN-Servlce and 1'lw1lpeutlc Earn $30.00 to $120.00 per dly. once licenled. Contact: Kabina Oliver Uceneed Cere Adnliniataator (813) 290-8560 www.familiesfirstll.com Middleton Reunited Jigers Class of '72 & 1973 The Sheraton Tampa East July 21, 2012 8 P.M. 12 Banquet Tickets $35.00 FAMILY & FRIENDS Keynote Speaker: Mn. Doretha The Mighty Good & Strong Band Entertainment -CONTACT CLASS PRESIDENT (8 1 3) 377-6600 Mail Carrier Sentenced For Role In 'Drop Scali' 3: :J> ::u 0 :::1: .... A U. S. District Judge sen tenced a former U. S. Postal employee to prison for his role in income tax fraud. He entered a guilty plea on October 2011. dents were fraudulently used to file the income tax returns. Investigators said Puerto Rican residents were chosen because they are not required to file a federal income tax return if all of their income was derived from sources in Puerto Rico. Sanchez-Villar, who drove !' to Orlando from New York to the apartment complex on N April4, 2011. Judge Susan C. Bucklew sentenced Carmelo Rosado, Jr., 40, of Riverview, to 37 months in piison for conspiracy to com mit theft or receipt of stolen mail matter and bribery of a public official. According to court documents, Rosado was employed as aU. S. Postal letter carrier and working in Orlando, when Yudheiris Janga, 33, allegedly recruited him to participate in the "drop scam." The Inter.nal Revenue Service accepted the returns, and mailed refund checks. On March 7, 2011, Rosado intercepted 68 checks mailed to the Chapel Trace Apartment Complex in Orlando. He delivered them to Janga and received payment for his role in the scheme, court documents said The 68 checks were valued at $509,017. However, offi cials learned of the scheme and used decoy checks to pre. vent the loss of funds. Pena took possession of the checks the following day, and Sanchez-Villar gave Janga $9,000 in cash as partial compensation, court records showed. All four defendants were arrested. Janga entered a guilty plea to conspiracy to commit theft or receipt of stolen mail on November 18, 2.011. However, she fled after entering the plea and is currently a fugi tive. Pena, of Bronx, New York, entered a fgilty plea on December 13 and was sentenced to 18 months for his role in the conspiracy. Sanchez-Villar, also of Several checks were deliv ered to addresses throughout the United States, including to the Middle District of Florida. Using identity theft, the names and Social Security numbers of Puerto Rican resi-Investigators said Janga contacted Victor Manuel Pena, 42, and 25-year-old Grievy N ehemias Bronx, New York, entered a guilty plea on February 2, 2012. HThwill be sentenced on rApril30 0 :!! c :J> C/) m z len's Health Forum bpected To oraw Nearlv 1,000 Panicipants BY GWEN HAYFS Sentinel Editor Since being established in 2000 as the African American Men's Health Forum, the Men's Health Forum has seen more than 10,000 men receive quality health screen ings and other benefits at no cost. The 2012 Men's Health Forum will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, 10 a. m. -3 p. m., at the University of South Florida Marshall Center. As of Tuesday, March 13, 2012, nearly 500 men had registered for the forum. Ms. Cathy Grant, Director of Moffitt Diversity, said nearly 1,000 men are expected to attend on Saturday. They will be assisted by more than 100 volunteers. According to Ms. Grant, "for a variety of reasons, there is an increasing number of men in our community without access to preventative health care services." 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Local $2 Million Budget, Cuts a: leave 42 Jobs In limbo At Countv Clerk OHice LL Budget cuts were once again the topic of the Florida Legislature during their recent session. The latest slashes will affect the Circuit Court Clerks Offices in all 67 counties. Legislators trimmed $31 million, or 7 percent from the budget in the latest series of cuts. In the Clerks Offices alone, 900 jobs are at risk statewide. MRS. PAT FRANK Hillsborough County Clerk of the Circuit Court Locally, 42 employees in Hillsborough County could find themselves unemployed if ways to offset the budget cuts aren't found. The Hills borough County Clerk of Circuit Court must trim her budget by $2 million. on anything I can to avoid that, and that is my number one priority, but no decisions have been made." e When contacted by the If Sentinel, Mrs. Pat Frank, o Hillsborough County Clerk of the Circuit Court said, "'We > are down $2 million and if we iCC take it all from the same place, we will have to lay off 42 employees. We're working 1-She further stated that they have been having meet ings, but no decisions have been made. Once areas that could stand the cuts have been identified, Mrs. Frank said the options must be dis cussed with the Chief Judge. > a: w > w Q w ::z::: en ::::i ID :::: Q. z i= w ...J ...J :::: ID EITC Up T o $5,751 with 3+ qualifying chiklfen r-------, $5,112 with 2 qualifying children 1$1 o I $3,094 with 1 quelifylng child 1 I $464 with no qualifying children I I No Up Front Fees 10FF1 Tax Prep For Self-Employed 'WITH AD' Electronic Filing L------:.1 Friend Service I Best Fees Gfoxx3699{Mo I. com wnna Walk Ins & Appointments Welcome Don't Get h t With The Drama! HOWARD MCKNIGHT CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT (813) 237-4496 1938 E. AVE. TAMPA, FL 33810 PREPARATION OF BUSINESS AND PERSONAL TAX RETURNS ACCOUNTING SERVICES AUDIT OF NON-PROm/ PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS AUDIT OF HUD REPRESENTATION BEFORE THE IRS 27 Years of Professional ServiCe Minister Is Concerned About Restoring The Familv' BY GWEN HAYES Sentinel Editor Minister James Suttle, Jr. is so concerned about restoring the family until he is hosting a week-long service family revival aimed at "Restoring Family." The service is being held March 21-25, 2012 at Booth Street Church of Christ, 701 Booth St., Safety Harbor (34695). The guest minister will be Minister John Iverson of Valdosta, GA "'The divorce rate is at an all-time high, but the family is so important in our lives. God created and set up the family. Even before there was 'the church' there was 'the family'," he explained. "'How ever, over time we have a loss of values in the home and in MINISfERAND MRS. JAMES (VIVIAN) SUITLE,JR. -God's book, the Bible," he continued. Minister Suttle has been at Booth Street Church of Christ for 3 years and his goal is to getthe parishioners to build strong families. "'We can do that by going back to Bible principles. The family today is so different from the past. A reason for that is the loss of respect for the family structure. "Also, so many churches are overlooking the youth. We've got to bring the tom hearts of our children back to God," he further stated. One way his congregation plans to involve youth is by having an open mike session on Friday night of the revival so that young people can openly talk about their con cerns. Young couple may also want to question older cou ples about how they managed to stay together for so many years. "We've got to start doing Bible things the Bible way," he concluded. Islamic Association To .Host 15'h Annual Festival BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel StaffWriter The Tampa Islamic Assois proud to announce they are preparing for its 15th annual Islamic Charity Festi val. The festival will be held April 15th from 11 a. m. until 5 p. m. at the Riverfront Park. Islamic Association Chairman, Dr. Husain Nagamia, said Mayor Bob Buckhorn and several elected officials will be at-HAKIMAQUIL tending this year's event. "Each year, the crowds have grown, and this year we are expecting even more peo ple," Association Vice-Chairman, Hakim Aquil, said. "We want to thank the community for their contin .. ued support in putting this event on. "'Over the past 14 years, we've given away thousands of bicycles and toys, and hundreds of new sneakers. It's a glorious feelingto see smiles on the faces of people who HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE cancelled Or Non-Renewed??? WE CAN HELP!!! 813-989-7844 Ken Anthony -Connie Hill -Agents JARVIS EL-AMIN have received such charity. "This event is all about the community, and I would like to see in the future we are able to burn someone's mortgage and have more giveaways, like gas cards. We want to help those who need it the most, and expand our charitable efforts." Association Secretary Treasurer, Jarvis El-Amin, said they are proud to ann._ounce that the City of Tampa has partnered with them this year, and a lot of the expense with the event was waived. "City Chief of Staff, Santiago Corrada, and River front Park supervisor Charlie Bradley, are due a lot of praise for making this possible. "'This year, we will be giv ing away more for adults and children. There will be free medical screen ing, shoes, and plenty of free food."


Months Bolt\ Edtions: $87.oo-Per Year Boll Editions. Opinions expresaed on lldiiDrial pages of this by Columnisla 0t G.-Wrlll!rs. do no1 reflecllhe edilorlalocance of The Florldll Sentinel Buhlln Ot 1he Publeher. Tampa's Black Businesses And De RIIC When it comes, it will hit Tampa like a hurricane. No less than so,ooo people are expected to attend the upcoming Republican National Conven. tion to be hosted in Downtown Tampa. Hotels as far away as Orlando will be full-to-capacity; restaurants will be bursting at the seams. Businesses of every stripe and imagination will be making more money than even the late Walt Disney could ever conceive. But here's the $64 million dollar question: In the City of Tampa, what are Black businesses doing to get a piece of the action and to bring home the bacon? The first one to answer the question wins the prize. Come on, some-body. The music is playing! What will Black Tampa businesses do on those fateful days beginning on August 2,... and ending on the 30th of that same month when a hoard of hungry Republicans descend on our fair city? Please tell us.that somewhere in this Southern place, a cadre of enterprising African American entrepreneurs are caucusing dally to deliver a plan whereby a network of Black restaurants, limousine services, event planners, computer centers and every other service imaginable will be able to provide 24-hour service to Republican Conservatives, whose non-stop-ideas and around-the-clock kibitzes will be a menu for empty stomachs and fat wallets. Black sororities, fraternities, Masonic lodges, and other organizations, bow many of your sisters and brothers who are of the Republican persuasion are about to set foot here, in our dazzling Tampa-Disneyworld? How many fish-fries and bouse parties have we planned for this "once-in-a-lifetime," salmon-spawning event? In other words, will we be ready this-time, or will RNC in Tampa be just another day for the Black business community? .............. ...... ........ PrloriiJ I G iven America's recent peace diplomacy, what happened in Afghanistan made no sense. Sixteen men, women, and children were murdered by what authorities have said was one American soldier, obviously suffering from a military mental breakdown. However, what should come to mind, eSpecially among the American military leadership, is an overall reconsideration of the mental health of veterans and our men and women overseas. Both the Department of Defense, as well as, the Department of Veterans' Affairs should actively be reviewing signs and situations of stress among American soldiers, sailors, marines and airmen serving more than one tour of duty in war zones. These soldiers should be required for their own benefit to undergo psychiatric evaluation before and after each tour. Reasons for our suggestions are many and sober-ing. First, several veterans of recent wars have been overheard to say "racism was rampant in Iraq and Mghanistan." They have stated that they actually "beard top generals refer to the Iraqi people as 'hajjis,' and have ignored soldiers who frequently referred to Iraqis and Mghanis as 'sand-niggers', 'camel-jockeys,' etc." Indeed, the Southern Poverty Law Center has been lobbying the Pentagon to address Issues such as white supremacist extremism that both the FBI and Department of Homeland Security have documented. Second, a federal appeals court recently ordered the Department of Veterans Aft' airs to overhaul its mental health care system after noting an average of 18 soldiers have committed sUicide every day. 1bird is an even more frightening prospect. If we don't take care of the problem, over there, it will certainly reappear over here! BY FRED HEARNS Have you ever wondered where the name eollege Hill" came from? Or do you know why neighborhood names in East Tampa have references to "heights"? And wby do so inany African Americans live in East Tampa? A recent study done through a graduate class in the University of South Florida's Department of Africana Studies addressed these questions. The results were presented Tuesday, March 13, 2012 to almost 100 attendees at the monthly meeting of the East Tampa Community Redevelopment Partnership (ETCRP) at Ragan Park. In 1823, white settle1 Robert Hackley chose the present site of the Tampa Convention Center to build a homestead. A year later, the U. S. Army built a fort at the same location and named it for the first commander-Ft. Brooke. The city grew around the fort, with most white settlers choosing to live in the area west and south of downtoWn. Many slaves lived near their owners, east of the fort (the Garrison, known today as Channelside) or in the center of tlie young town (the Scrub today's Encore Develop ment -formerly Central Park \TlUage). After the Civil War, when Blacks were free to leave their owners, many African Ameri cans settled north and east of downtown (as white neigh borhoods sprang up south and west of downtown). In the late 18708, Michigan Avenue (renamed Columbus Drive in the 1930s) became the first street that gave set tlers access to areas east of downtown. Grant Park, plat ted in 1909, was named for one of the early settlers there, Thomas B. Grant, and the Towne of East Tampa was es tablished in 1911. Beginning in the 1850s, Tampa was struck by a series of yellow fever plagues. The dreaded disease was spread to victims through mosquito bites, and was most prevalent in breeding areas near the Hillsborough River and where pools of rain water gathered. The disease killed hun dreds of Tampans in the 18oos. People began seeking high ground to Settle on, and Tampa Heights became the city's first subdivision in the 186os. It was chosen because the elevation (height) there was more than in downtown and south.Tam.pa: there was less of a chance of mosquito bites. The last major yellow fever outbreak was in 1887 and 1888. By then, many residents had settled in west and in south Tampa. And because segregation separated the races, most African Amer icans settled in a small section of central Tampa, north and east Tampa. In 1887, white minister A. F. -Randall decided to sell some of his land in East Tampa to Blacks who wanted to build their own homes. He proposed to leaders of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion (AMEZ) Church that if they would advertise his lots at up to $100 each in the "Star of Zion" church newspaper, he would donate land for an African American park and for a college in E8st Tampa College Hill. Randall promised to build the college near Lake Avenue and N. 22nd Street, and hire the first teacher at $100 a year. Unfortunately, the yel low fever plague of 1887 and 1888 (and perhaps intimida, tion from segregationists who opposed education for Blacks) killed plans to build the col lege. But the name "College Hill" stuck. And the advertisement for the Black subdivision drew many African Americans to Tampa. When they arrived; Black men found jobs as longshore men, in the phosphate lllines, as railroad workers, laborers and in the service industry. Many African .American women worked as domestics, cooks, laundresses, child nurses and The cigar industry also brought Blacks who spOke Spaiiish to Ybor City and West Tampa. Because of the HIGH ground that East Tampa sits on, neighborhoods adopted the names Belmont HEIGHTS, Jackson HEIGHTS, HIGHLAND Pines (platted in 1926 and in 1960), Rainbow HEIGHTS (platted in 1947), Eastern HEIGHTS (platted in 1948), Northview HILLS (platted in 1964) and, of course, College HILL. And while Blacks in East Tampa never got the college they were promised, George Schroeder Middleton High School opened in 1934 as the first building constructed as a senior high school for African Americans in Tampa. The park Randall envisioned became the 22nd Street Park, renamed for Tampa Urban m League pioneer Cyrus ye Green after he died in 1938. ,..


Six Forbes Rich list: Meet The. World's 6 Black Billionaires however, no longer the richest Black person in the world. Every year, Forbes magazine releases its list of the richC est people on the planet. Out fE of the 1 ,226" people who made He's been ousted by has interests in ---Telecoms, banking and oil. His Conoil Producing this year's "Forbes Billionaires Mohammed AI List", only six are Black-and Amoudi, of Saudi just one is American: Oprah and Ethiopian Wmfrey. descent, who is With a net worth of $2.7 bilworth an estimated lion, media $12.5 billion .. mogul Winfrey That's $1.3 billion remains the sole Dangote. Black, female bil-AlAmoudi, 67, is the 61st lionaire in the richest person in the world. world, despite a His most prominent assets tough first year for her cable include oil companies like channel the Oprah Winfrey Svenska Petroleum Network (OWN). Exploration, which produces OWN is a joint venture crude oil in Africa, and refin-between her Harpo ery operator Preem. Productions and Discovery, Based in Nigeria, Aliko and has been marked by dis-Dangote, is worth $11.2 bil-appointing ratings and lion, is the owner of the turnover at the top. The chanDangote Group, which inter-nel's chief executive, ests in everything from sugar Christina Norman, for refineries, flour milling and Company is Nigeria's largest indigenous oil L..---_. exploration company, and his mobile phone operator, Globacom, has over 15 million subscribers in Nigeria. Mining magnate Patrice Motsepe is South Africa's first and only Black billionaire. His company, African Rainbow Minerals (ARM), has inter ests in gold, ferrous metals, base metals, and platinum. Motsepe, worth $2.7 billion, owns 41 percent of the com-: pany. > instance, left just months after salt processing to cement Dr. Mohamed "Mo" the channel launched. plants in his homeland and Ibrahim is the a: several other countries in final Black billion-LL Others in the billionaire's Africa, including Benin, aire to make it on C club include Cameroon, Ghana, South the authoritative :i Nigerian selfAfrica and Zambia. Forbes billionaire made business list. The Sudanese C magnet Aliko Fellow Nigerian Mike mobile communications f3 Dangote. He is, Adenuga, worth $4-3 billion, entrepreneur is worth an esti-::l mated $1.1 billion. 1-He worked for several it: telecommunications compa-W nies before founding Celtel, [i which he sold in 2005 for C Cypress Poilit Oftic:e Park $3.4 billion, and pocketed w 10014 N. Dale Mabry Hwy, Suite 101 $1 billion. Tampa, Florida 33618 He has also set up the Mo :::::i (813) 386-5730 Ibrahim Foundation to encourage better governance a. Former Hillsborough in Africa, as well as creating z Proseaitor-Depuly Chief the Mo Ibrahim Index to i= evaluate nations' perfor-.... J mances r:D ..J w z i= z w en c( c a: 0 ..J LL THOMAS E. PARNELL ESQ ROLANDO GUERRA, ESQ. PERSONAl INJURY AND WRONGFUL DEAT.H AUTO, TRUCK, M6TORCYCLE OR BoAT ACCIDENTS. SLIP AND FALL, NURSING HOME NEGLECT OR MEDICAL MALPRACTICE. AlL SERIOUS INJURIES. (813) 975-4444 7 I I l I I l -I II \\ I I \ \\1' ,\, I I 3 3 () I .2 \ \ \ \ \ \ -I I I) \ \ l ) I ) \ l z :'\ I I l l ( ) \ \ The 'Hitiltg If A An llllpOI'tOIIf Desicioft T1tat Slootdd Hot Be 8autf Solely UfX/'1 Adlmi.ret>tn!l &p. Y"".Dn:ldk, hi lb To Snld )btl FREE Wrltll!tllnfr1r-tion A bow Ow Altd &fwrlenre Pres. Obama Tested Bv Events His Control WASHINGTON -This is the economy election, right? Tell that to the world. President Barack Obama is getting another dose of the reality of his job: the out-of-his-control events that shape whether he will keep it. He is lobbying Israel not to launch on attack on Iran that could set the Middle East on fire and pull the United States into another war. He is strug gling to get world powers to unite on halting a massacre in Syria. He is on the defensive about staying in Afghanistan after a U.S. soldier allegedly went on a killing spree against civilians. And back home, where the economy is king, everyone is talking about the price of gaso line. Which, as Pres. Obama can't say enough, no one can control right now. The Republican presidential candidates don't have to worry as much about all this because they don't have the responsi bility of governing -a luxury Pres. Obama likes to note, although he enjoyed the same when he was the challenger. The Republicans, though, are being drawn into events beyond their preferred mes sage of the day. For Pres. Obama, whose re-election bid looks rosier with every good month of job creation, the political risk in the least is that he gets knocked off message. That happened on Monday when Pres. Obama and the White House spent a lot of effort trying to focus on energy, but the dominant news was the horrific rampage in Afghanistan. The bigger worry for PRES. BARACK OBAMA Pres. Obama is that all the outside events conspire to sour the public mood, give people more to worry about and cre ate an opening for Republicans to challenge his leadership. Just because presidents may not be able to control prob lems does not mean they don't get blamed for them. Pres. Obama Campaign To Release Documentarv WASHINGTON President Barack Obama's re-election campaign plans to release a 17-minute documen tary next week about his first term in office. Campaign manager Jim Messina says the documentary was directed by Davis Guggenheim, whose credits include the Academy Awardwinning, "An Inconvenient Truth," about AI Gore's glob al-warming campaign. 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Local MinistrvTo Celebrate New location. BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel StaffWriter Beginning Friday (today, Rehoboth Faith Cathedral will begin a 3-day event to celebrate their new location in Highland Pines, 3220 North 40th Street. Arch Bishop Willie Bolden and Pastor Glenda Bolden will be hosting the celebration with Bishop Isejola from Nigeria scheduled to speak on Friday at 7 p. m. Also featured will be a breast cancer awareness support group. At the new location, aerobics classes will be held on Tuesdays from 8p. m. unti19 p.m. and on Thursdays from 7 p. m. until 8 p. m. the instructor will be Tim Chaney. In June, Rehoboth will have a fashion show at the new loca tion as well as a Man-Up event. Arc.h Bishop Bolden will be available for a book sigrung of his two books, and other fes tivities planned. New IUD. Rule Prohibhs DiscriiDinadon Basad On sexual Orlantauon. BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor On a new HUD rule went into effect. The rule now prohibits a person being ques tioned about his or her sexual orientation or gender identity. HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan said the new equal access to housing rule, "says clearly and unequivocally that LGBT Oesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender) individuals and couples have the right to live where they choose." The new rule, Donovan said, represents "a real demonstration of how important this issue is to me, to the President, to the entire administration. Mrs. Lillian Stringer, spokesperson for the Tampa Housing Authority said1 "Wereceived the information, but we have never encouraged that anyway." Jerome Ryans, President/CEO of the Tampa Hous ing Authority said, "The Tampa Housing Authority bas never. discriminated on the basis of sexual preference. We are glad to see that it is now a law, as everyone is entitled to fair hous ing opportunities." According to statistics, LGBT young people represent a dramatically high proportion of an estimated 6oo,ooo or more homeless youths across the country. But, only about 5 perCent of this group identify themselves a5 lesbian, gay or bisexual, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. "TT b ::D B ,.. tn m z :::! z m r m c r r z c m r c;; :z: m c m < m -1 c m en c )1. z c "'I ::D B


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Tampa Choir Wins Second Place ::::tl At Inaugural Gospel Competition THE TAMPA CHAPTER OF THE GOSPEL MUSIC WORKSHOP OF AMERICA ... 2nd Place Winner The Tampa Chapter of Gospel Music Workshop of America won second prize at the inaugural American Heart Association's Atlanta Most Powerful Voices gospel competition on Sat., Feb. 25, 2012, receiving $1,000. The Birmingham Com-. munity Mass Choir from Alabama won first place ($1,500), and the Shiloh High School Choir from Snellville, Georgia won third place ($700) and the People's Choice Award. In partnership with the Atlanta Chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop of America, and sponsors UnitedHealthcare and Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta, the American Heart Association created the Atlanta live competition as part, of its Power To End Stroke campaign to raise awareness about heart dis ease and stroke in congrega tions and communities. Ten choirs across the southeast participated in front of an audience, and a panel of judges that included music producer, Jasper Cameron; gospel radio and TV personality Reggie Gay; Kiss 104 FM's Business in Black and Good News Gospel host, Twanda Black; New Love Tabernacle Christian Church's minister of music and owner/CEO of ElMarq Records, LLC, Mark Virden; and pianist, com poser, and musical director, 0. J. Harper. V103 FM's Sunday Morning Praise host, Larry Tinsley emceed the free event which was held at Jackson Memorial Baptist Church in Atlanta. Heart disease and stroke are America's No. 1 and No. 4 killers, claiming more lives than the next four leading causes of death combined. While. it is critically that stroke and heart disease awareness is increased in all populations, approximately 4596 of African-American men and 4796 of African-American women have some form of cardiovascular disease. The Africat:t-American community is also twice as likely to have a stroke Basic education on how to reduce risk factors and recognize warning signs can and will save thousands of lives in the community. For more information on the Atlanta Most. Powerful Voices compe.tition, go to Heart.org/ AtlantaMostPowe rfulVoices. For more information on the American PUG PIOIIESSIVI MISSIOIIAIY BIPIIST 2617l24 .. Aft. t.,., R 113-241 -tti.Welit 75th Church Anniversary Theme: Wllbout Um111 H Corinlhians 10: 10.11 ur. All8f JL-Pattor ........,, ..... 17. 6&30 Banquet & Fashion Show Tile 0,. c.lt 3222 L 34111 Sl. R 33605 Sk..... u... .,. ......... 71451. .. ............. 11 A.&---...-r ............... a-ll ....... 4 P.M. IIY. W. L JACOOII ,.., flf Ml O.rdl lM11t10sess1 Stroke Association's Power To End Stroke campaign, go THE THE CENTER FOR MANIFESTATION 3102 E. Lake Ave. Tampa, FL 33610 Or. Mark Jones, Pastor Jubilant Praise On This Gospel Train Honoring The New Faithfulaires 20-Year Anniversary FEA1UIIBI IUESTS: Tony Pittman And The Harmony Wlndl, Tpa The lnlpllallanal Voices Of God, Lakeland Bro. 8ene Bel, Bartaw Splrllualll'avelen, Pt. Myers The COpeland Family Slngen Many Man. FREE llfll TO THE FIRST -ARRIVALS. SAI1IIIIY, IIUCII17, 2012 7 P. a Come Lei's Count OUr Blealnga Grace Miry M. B. Cluch 3801 37111 St., Tampa (33810) Pastor T1lomaa J. Reed sn.ALIIB1S: Bro. Horace Jones a Mighty Jubllatres, Brunswick, BA UI'Johnny & New Gospel Wonders of Ocala Spiritual Amba888dors, Ocala Minister Horace Scott Family, Jacksonville Minister Matty Lane & The Gospel Joyettas, St. PetersiHq & Many More lllllliforiMore Information: FRIDAY, IIARCII11. 2012 7 P. M. Embracing One Another With An Open Heart Faith Church of God In Chrtsl 5810 E. Or. Martin Lulher Kina, Jr. Blvd., Tampa (Redeemed Building) Pastors Marton ..cl Roosevelt Cnrwford FEA11IIII8: The Echoea or Joy, Dunedin Spiritual Volce8, Ft. Myers The Anolnlltd Ones, Ft. Myers Faithful Few, Bartow Wright Choice, Plant City & Many More .... N


i Local -One Church, One Child To Host Sprilig Familv Fesuval BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor Spring is a time of renewal for many people. It is a time when opened windows let in fresh air and old things are discarded. This year, one organization hopes that spring is a time of openini hearts as well. On Saturday, March 24th, membersofOneChwreh,One Child will host the "'ne Church, One Child Spring FamilY Festival. "The event will take place between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., at Bethel A. M. E. Church, 5001 Cumberland Drive Rev. Beverly Lane is the host pastor. The event will provide inand will include family resource providers, entertainment, voter registration;: free food, and prize drawings. M:,ti LaKay Fayson, FloridaReCiv.itment Coordinator-of Church, One Child s8id, "The purpose of the Festiv31 iS to provide resource informa,tion to families and to recruit prospective adoptive and foster families and church partners. We are inviting everyone -to come out and have MRS. IAKAY FAYSON One Church, One Child of Florida Recnrltment Coordinator some fun, even if you're not interested in adopting and fostering at this time." Rev. Beverly LaDe, host -pastor and President of the State Board of Directors for One Church, One Child said, -.1 hope everyone in the community will come out and support One Church, One There are Children who are waiting to find loving, permanent homes. The promise for today is the future for tomorrow." Mrs. Fayson further stated that each year, thousands of children in the state, REV. BEVERLY LANE Pastor, Bethel AME Church and One Chun:h, One Child State Board President including those in the Tampa Bay area, are removed from thejr homes because of abuse, abandonment, or neglect at the hands of their parents or caregivers. Circumstances sometimes prevent many of _them from returning. She further stated that mi nority children remain in. the state's foster care system longer, with some reaching adulthood without ever having a home. It is the goal of One Church, One Child to help some of these children find permanent homes. The late former Secretary Gregory Coler and Father -George Clements established One Church, One Child in Chicago in 1980. It's mis sion then, as it today, wa8 to families interested in providing temporary or permanent loving homes to children in need. The basic principle of the program is to find at least one family per church to adopt one child. Gospel 101: GO DOMINATE! Kevm PcuJ Di!cei1iYt TAMPABA.YCHAPTER OFGMWA ALLEN TEMPLE MUSIC MINISTRY Come jotn usl Tuesday, March 20th @ 7:00 P.M Allen Temple Church 2101 N. Lowe St., Tampa, FL 33605 Rev. Michael Boule, Pastor The UAB Gospel Choir Concert Is FREE to the g e neral publi c oruanizlden FamiiJ Lneracv Events BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor On March 24th, the first of four Family Literacy Event will take place. Each will be held on Saturdays to allow families an opportunity to attend. -The Family Literacy EWnt are being sponsored by It's AD About Kids, Inc., 2104 Univer sity Mall. The events are free families are being encour-. aged to tour the facility, speak with the staff, and learn about programs and services. The Family Literacy Event will also be held on April 28th, May 12th, and June 2nd, from noon unti13 p.m. Mrs. Wanda DeLaRosa, Executive Director of It's All About Kids, Inc., said, "We are proud to invite you to our upcoming free Family Literacy Event. It's All About Kids is committed to providing resources to children and their families who are in need of services that will emphasize education, literacy, and social skills_ character development.,. -Mrs. DeLaRosa further stated that the time is now for parents to make arrangements for their children during the summer vacation. "Everyone is planning for their vacation time and teachers know that many children can't afford to WANDA DELAROSA Executive Director of It's All About Kids, Inc. -take a long academic break. Especially children who come from economically disadvan taged homes, children who are low achievers, low-performing readers and those failing in school. "We believe it's better to prepare a child than to repair a child. We can't always be there for our children. However, we can empower them to make the right choices, teach them torespect themselves, others, and their community." She said children enrolled in summer camp are provided social and academic skills that will equip them to face an ever changing and-diverse world. Anyone wishing to learn more about the Family Literacy Event or other programs of fered by the center can visit www.jtsallaboutkid.s.of&. .,. Well"' New Location: 3220 N. 40th St. Tampa 33605 (310) 729-9206 Special Anointed service Friday, March 1&, 2012 7 P M. Speaker: BISHOP YOMIE ISEJOLA Of Port Harcourt, Nigeria Every.,. WlllcomeJJ ARCHBISHOP WJLUE BOLDEN PASTOR 6lNDA BOLDEN Hosted by ABUNDANT LIFE ENRICHMENT CHURCH A701 E. Hanna Avenue Tampa, FL 33610 Evangelist Sylvester Robinson


..... couple launches Balancing A Career And Parenthood Can Be Tough BY LEON B. CREWS ment easier. BY LEO N B. CREWS Sentinel StaffWriter As a student at King High School, Daryl Clark said he was always drawn to the entertainment industry. After graduating from high school, he attended Florida A&M University, grBduating in 1998 with a degree in Crimi. nal Justice. In 2000, Clark created Firestorm Entertainment. He and his wife, Lashonda, start off promoting local events. "We have a mobile DJ service, and that is the foundation of the company. I've been fortunate enough to find opportunities outside of Florida, but I decided to return to Tampa and get back to the basics. "My wife and I handle all the sche dulin g and meetings with potential clients. She also handles the business end, and I do the field work." Clark said they want to expand in the area and other counties, and also want to expand the services they offer. "Because of the weather DARYL AND LASHONDA CLARK here, we manage to stay busy "We're proud to have added our names to the list of vendors for the GOP convention in August." Clark said getting started in the entertainment business takes more than just having the equipment. "You .must know your clientele, and know how to keep the event going. You must be versatile." Clark invites people to visit their website at www.firestorment.net, and find out more about Firestorm Entertainment. Sentinel StaffWriter "Being a business owner N Alicia Henry said growingupinNewYorkwasgreat, ; especially with the cultural mix in her neighborhood. "I'm a Trinidadian, and there were mostly people of West Indian heritage in my neighborhood. That culture impacted me to be raised with great morals and the need to be a hard )VOrker. There was great unity among everyone, and the Caribbean food and music wa8 fabulous." Ms. Henry said when her family moved to Florida, she had to shift gears and slow down a bit. She said things are a lot quieter and some places aren't as convenient to get to as they were in New York. "In New York, you could walk to the places you needed to go, like a store or a movie." Ms. Henry now has the task of being the owner of Jazzy Jewels, and the single parent of two children. She said she still makes trips to New York, but she prefers raising her kids in Florida. AUCIAHENRY "I've found enough things to do to keep me busy now, and with my family here, it has helped make-the adjust-' has really changed my life and being a single parent has its rewards, but it also is very time consuming and not easY at all. There are a lot of sacri fices you have to make, and time is the most important of them all." Ms. Henry said she always to put her children first, but she also said she would like to spend more time with them. "Sometimes, I find my elf so involved with Jazzy Jewels, I find myself leaning more on my family to help me out. I thank God they are always there for me, and I appreciate their support and patience." MAl'S AFRICAN HAIR BRAIDING STORl HOURS MON SATBOOAM ROliPM SUN 8 00 A M 7 00 PM ., r 0 :!! C ,. en m z m r m c r r z "'a c: m r c;; :I: m c m < m -t c: m en c ,. z c ., :u a


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:I: (.) a: <( :::E >"' <( c a: LL MR. DROLLY BENNIEFIELD 'GD' Homegoing services for Mr. Drolly Benniefield "GD," of Tampa, who passed away on Friday, March 9, 2012, will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 2 p. m. at Aikens Funeral Home Chapel, 2708 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., with Rev. Shellie Truss, officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Drolly was born in Swainsboro, Georgia, and enjoyed fishing. C He was preceded in death by: parents, Amos C. and Leila. fE Benniefield, Sr.; brothers, John Lewis and Amos G. Benniefield; and sisters, Dora Benniefield <( and Leila Benniefield-Forbes. He leaves to cherish fond and loving memories with: wife, C Leola Benniefield; children, en Gray "Buddy" and wife, Rita, W Sabrina, Gegi and Cynthia; grandchildren, Zenobia, Javita, Joseph, Antwaun, Antonio, Arielle, Janora, Yolanda, XaviW enne, Diamond and Mariah; > brothers, Lem Benniefield, W Samuel Kelly, Sr. and Bobby C Usher; sisters, Susie Mae Laing, W Ernestine Wiggins, Margaret Kelly and husband, Tiplin and :J Maggie Burch; family friend, ID Erma Benniefield; and a host of ::l sorrowing family and friends. Q. The viewing will be held at z Aikens Funeral Home on Frii= day, March 16, 2012, from 5-8 p. w m. The family will receive ...J friends from 5-6 p. m. ...J The family and friends are ffi asked to meet at the chapel at ...J 1:45 p.m. on Saturday for the service. AIKENS FUNERAL HOME i= z w en <( c a: 0 ...J LL MS. NETTIE MAUDE BUTLER 'SIS' Homegoing services in memory of Ms. Nettie Maude Butler "Sis," who was called home on Thursday, March 8, 2012, will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 10 a. m. at College Hill Mennonite Church, 3506 Machado St., Tampa, 33605, with the pastor, Roy Williams, officiating. Interment will be in Orange Hill Cemetery. Sister Nettie Maude Butler, the daughter of the late Walter James and Leo Harvin Butler, was born June 13, 1926, in Gadsden County, Florida. She confessed Christ at an early age and upon moving to Tampa in 1955, she joined Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Tampa. She later became a member of College Hill Mennonite Church, where she was a faithful member until her health failed. On Thursday, March 8, 2012, Sister Nettie Butler answered her call to glory. She was affectionately called and will always be remembered as "Sis." She was preceded in death by: her father, mother, a sister and brother. She leaves to cherish her memories: two sisters, Mrs. Sarah (OC) Gurley, Reno, Georgia, and Mrs. Hattie (Odell) Helms, Tampa; sister-in-law, Mrs. Ocie Butler; a special nephew, Walter T. Butler a. k. a., "Bubba"; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends. The viewing will be held at Aikens Funeral Home on Friday, March 16, 2012, from 5-7 p. m. Family and friends attending the homegoing service are asked to meet at the church at 9:45 a. m. on Saturday for the service. AIKENS FUNERAL HOME CRISIS PRICES <( I co -w CJ HARMON LFD.813 626-8600 JAMU IIARMoN IJ'D 5002 N. 40th Street Tampa, Aortda 33610 MR. TIMOTHY J.MONROE Funeral services for Mr. Timothy J. Monroe of Tampa, who passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2012, will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 4 p. m. at Aikens Funeral Home Chapel, 2708 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., with Minister Cornelius Pate, officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Timothy was born on January 5, 1988, in Ft. Myers, FL. He attended the schools of Hillsborough County. He was preceded in death by: his great grandmother, Genora Johnson; grandmother, Genora Monroe; uncle, Alfonso Rainge; aunt, Massey Allen and brothers, Tylow Johnson and Keith Allen. He leaves to cherish his memories with: his mother, Linda Thomas; 4 brothers, Ricky Allen (Lessie), Kevin Allen (Jennifer), Jason Allen (Pamela), and Antonio Monroe (Candice); sister, Wanda Baker (Herbert); 4 aunts, Emma Johnson, Julia Mae Pate (AL), Leavonne Nichols (Jimmie Lee), and Beverly Hockenberry (Donald); 2 uncles, Ben Pate (Gloria), and Charles Rainge (Betty); a loving and supporting cousin, Michelle Walker; goddaughter, Jimmya Buie; and a host of other sorrowing relatives and friends. The viewing will be held on Friday, March 17, 2012, from 5-8 p.m. The family and friends are asked to meet at the chapel on Saturday for the service. AIKENS FUNERAL HOME IN lOVING MEMORY SHADD IE A. MILLER June 8, 1915 -March 17,2009 It has been three years since the Lord called you to be with Him in paradise. We miss you, love you, and will always cherish you. Your sin, Hillsborough County Commissioner Lesley "Les" Miller and wife, Gwen; granddaughter, Le'Jean Harper and husband, Thomas, Sr.; grandson, Lesley Miller, III and wife, Dr. Alyndria; great grandchildren, Thomas Harper, Jr., Tempestt Harper, Lesley Miller, IV, and Kameron MUler; son-in-law, Vincent Gooden; and other relatives and friends. ELDER CLARENCE L. WARREN, JR. Homegoing services for Elder Clarence L. Warren, Jr. of St. Petersburg, who passed away on Friday, March 9, 2012, will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Bethel Metropolitan M. B. Church, 3455 26th Ave. South, St. Petersburg, FL, with Rev. Dr. Wayne Thompson, officiating. Elder Clarence L Warren, Jr. was born on February 27, 1952, in Tampa, and attended the schools of Hillsborough County. He was the Pastor ofMt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church, St. Petersburg. Pastor Warren was preceded in death by: his father, Clarence L. Warren, Sr.; mother, Emma Jane Elizabeth Warren; and granddaughter, Jazmine Kenyatta Warren. He leaves to cherish memories with: his children, Clarence L Warren, III (Kanesiha Warren), Valinda Warren Uoyd, Cedric Prince, Christopher Warren and Chandler Houston; grandchildren, Jada Nicole Uoyd and Nadia Simone Uoyd; fathers, Elder A. L. Lewter and Dea. Clarence Webb (Grace Webb); brother, Elder Gary Brown; uncle, William Warren; cousins, Richard Tolbert, Jr., Emma Harris, Ora Davis, Mary Sullivan, Candasy Tolbert, Willie Tolbert, Kenetha Johnson, Lorenzo Tolbert, Vivian McKay, Emily Linton, Connie Finger, Geraldine Bradley, Martha Kitchen and Maxine Graham; extended family, Valerie Houston (beloved companion), Beatrice Lewter (mom), The Adams family the Mt. Zion P. B. Church, sons and daughters of the ministry; and a host of other loved ones and friends. The viewing will be held on Friday, March 16, 2012, from 5-8 p.m. at Mt. Zion P. B. Church, 3700 22nd, Ave South, St. Petersburg, FL The family will receive friends from 6-8 p. m. The family and friends are asked to meet at Bethel Metropolitan M.D. Church for the service on Saturday AIKENS FUNERAL HOME BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM DOROTHY REED March 17, 1945 Happy birthday, Dorothy. We are forever missing you. Love always, your grandchildren and family. MRS. TRACIE MOND-PARHAM Homegoing services for Mrs. Tracie Mond-Parham, who passed away March 5, 2012, at 4016 W. Fairview Heights, Tampa, will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Abundant Life Enrichment Church, 4701 E. Hanna Avenue, Pastor Randy Randolph, Superintendent Clethen Sutton, officiating. Mrs. Tracie Mond-Parham was born in-Tampa, on September 3, 1972 She attended Chamberlain High School in Hillsborough County and was a lifelong resident of Tampa for over 39 years. She leaves to cherish her memory: husband, Jerome Parham, Jr.; mother, Peggy Davis and Raymond Davis; father, Norris Mond, Sr.; 5 children, Jamie Knott, Terrell Mond, Tyron Saunders, Jerome Parham, III, and Trevion Feazell; sister, Rochelle Davis and Jamal Stephens; brother, Norris Mond, Jr.; uncles, Willie Davis and Tonya, Sam King, Robert Whitehead and Earl Davis; aunts, Diane Davis and Betty Mosley; and a host of other relatives and friends. The viewing will be held on Friday, March 16,2012, from 5-8 p. m. at Gudes Funeral Home, 4050 E. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa, 33610. Family and friends are asked to meet at the church on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 10:45 a. m. GUDES FUNERAL HOME "A Temple Of Service" www.pdesfnneralbome.net. IN MEMORIAM ADAM DAWKINS We thought of you with love today, but that is nothing new. We thought about you yesterday and days before that, too. We think of you in silence, we often speak your name, all we have are our memories and pictures in picture frames. Your memory is our keepsake with which we'll never, ever part. God has you in His keeping, we have you in our hearts. Love you, Adam. M, S, B, NANDLG.


MRS. HATTIE BELLE PRATT Homegoing services for Mrs. Hattie Belle Pratt, who passed away on March 4, 2012, will he held Saturday, March 17,2012, from 4-6 p. m. at Harmon Funeral Home, 5002 N. 40th St., Tampa, 33610, with Evangelist Constance Belin, officiating. Interment will he private. Mrs. Hattie Belle Pratt leaves to cherish her memory: 6 children, 2 daughters, Mary Francis Collins and Cynthia Myrick; 4 sons, James Lily, Vivian Pratt, Jr., Floyd Richard Myrick and Samuel Myrick; 4 grandchildren Alveria Washington_ (Kevin), Rudolph Ashley (Wilithia), Ronald McClendon (Jamie), and Arthur Andrews (Teandra); 16 great grandchildren Jimonte, Timothy, Troy, II, .Brandi, Rudolph, Jr., Rudonte, Randolph, Juan, Derel, Adonis; Rudolph, III, Rudrenia, Tanisia, Ronald, III, Julian, Jazmine, Authur, III, Adrianna, Brianna and Lilianna; five great-great grandchildren, Troy, III, Timothy, II, Taliyah, Keion and Timmari; and a host of other very caring relatives and sorrowing friends. Friends attending the homegoing service are asked to assemble at the __ funeral home at 3:45p.m. A HARMON BURIAL. CARD OF THAN IS MOTHER JOSIE MAE VICKERS The family of the late Mother Josie Mae Vickers, would like to thank the many family and friends for their many acts of kindness and sympathetic gestures during our time of sorrow. Special thanks to: Rev. W. D. Sims and the St. Matthew M. B. Church family, Deacon Tony Hines, Christian Women On The Move, St. Matthew Ministers' Wives Ministry, Ambassadors Of Christ, Inc., Southern Soul Motorcycle Club, Eagles Motorcycle Club, Greater Bethel M. B. Church, St. Mark of Plant City, Mt. Olive M. B. Church, Peace Progressive M. B. Church, Cathedral Of Faith, New Friendship M. B. Church and all churches that were represented. May God bless you. The Josie Mae Vickers family. MRS. JESSIE MAE BRIGGS Mrs. Jessie Mae Briggs of Tampa, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2012. Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Rest Haven Memorial Park, 4615 East Hanna Avenue, with Elder Larry Troupe officiating. Inter-ment will follow immediately. Mrs. Jessie Briggs was anative ofValdosta, Georgia, and a resident of Tampa for 21h years. She attended school in Valdosta, Georgia. She later met and married Mr. Thomas Briggs in 1952, and they remained a couple until he died in 2000. Mrs. Briggs was a homemaker who lived in Miami for over 6o years before moving to Tampa 21h years ago for health reasons. She leaves to cherish her memory: 2 sisters, Ruth Calloway (Dazzie), and Elois Handy, all of Tampa; a niece and loving caregiver, Janice Whitening; nieces, Margaret Troupe of Tampa, Lorrene Murray (John) of Phoenix, AZ, Carolyn Brooks (William), Ann Williams, Linda Barr, Betty Collins (Leavelle), Cassandra Reed (Curtis), Sharon Troupe, Patricia Hines (Tony) and Sylvia Thompson, all of Tampa; nephews, Kenneth Williams, Elder Larry Troupe (Rose), James Troupe, III (Minnie), and Douglas Troupe (Yvette), all of Tampa; a loving, close friend who was like a daughter, Barbara Johnson of Miami, FL; brother-in-law, John Briggs of Tallahassee, FL; sisters-in-law, Ellen Welch and Carrie Davis, both of Brooklyn, NY, and Maude Skeeter of Norfolk, VA; and a host of other sorrowing relatives, friends and the staff at Rehabilitation and Health Care Center of Tampa. The remains will repose after 5 p.m., Friday, March 16, 2012, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. wwwravwilliamsfqoeralhome.com. MR.-DAN NATHANIEL DAVIS Mr. Dan Nathaniel Davis of Tampa, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2012. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 N. Howard Avenue, with Rev. Beverly Lane, Bethel A. M. E. Church, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. Mr. Davis was born in Monticello, FL, January 13, 1932, to the late Grant and Rosetta Davis. He was educated in the public schools of Jefferson County (Howard Academy School). He was converted at an early age and became a member of New Mt. Zion under the pastorate of Rev. Bryant in Monticello, FL. He later joined First Baptist Church of West Tampa under the pastorate of the late Rev. Dr. M. C. Johnson and continued to serve under the present pastor, Rev. Rayford Harper. Mr. Davis served in the armed services and was honorably discharged after service to his country. In addition, he was also a Mason. After relocating to Tampa, Mr. Davis worked as an employee at Tampa General Hospital in the nursing service for several years. He was known to help others in the community, loved his family and was a devoted uncle to his many nieces and nephews. He will forever be remembered by: a loving sister, Mrs. Carrie Graham; nieces, Nellie Brinson, Betty Farmer (Harold), Rachel Farmer, Flo Mills (Vidal), D'Andra and Darrianna Johnson, Bridgette Coonce (Reginald ), Tova Coonce, Rogina Hannon (Carl), Brianna Hannon, Ariel Brinson, Patricia Means, Sabrina Means, Tiffany, lmani and Mya Dawson, Uhura Cherry, Jada Farmer, Jasmyn, Jadyn and Jordyn Grayes; nephews, Lewis Brinson (Beverly), Lewis, III and Anthony Brinson, Frank Reddick, Henry Graham, Jr., Harold Farmer (Sharmarra), Deryck Dawson (Janet), Maxie Means (Mary), William and Alfred Means, Javon Coonce, Jackson Farmer, KJ Means, Brian Hannon and _Rick Grayes (Ginain); cousins, Curtis. and Rev. Beverly Lane; a host of other cousins in Madison, FL, and Monticello, FL; and other sorrowing relatives and special friends. The remains will repose after 5 p.m., Friday, March 16, 2012, at Ray Williams Funeral Home. Friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home at approximately 10:45 a. m., Saturday. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. www.ra,ywjlliamlifnneralhome.com. MR. VERNON. LEE JACOBS Mr. Vernon Lee Jacobs of Tampa, passed away Thursday, March 8, 2012. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 11 a. m. at Hope of Shiloh Community Church, 3910 Conover Street, with Elder Robert Benn, Sr., officiating. Interment will be Monday, March 19, 2012, in Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL. Mr. Vernon Jacobs was anative of Cushing, Oklahoma, and a resident of Tampa for 56 years. He attended Booker T. Washington High School in Cushing, He was preceded in death by: his parents, Mrs. Mildred Marie Jacobs and Mr. John Leroy Jacobs. He leaves to cherish fond and loving memories: his brother and sister-in-law, Deacon Virgil and Laurine Jacobs; in-laws, Sister Annie Tramel, Brother Earl and Mary Lewis, Deacon Ullyses and Ophelia Saffold, Deacon Columbus and Anita Warren, Sister Wilma Warren and Sister Olivia Warren; and a host of nephews and nieces, inclusive of Cynthia, Mildred, Lisa (Tony), Sherrina, Gail and Larry; many cousins, with two special ones, Jerry and Aretha; as well as, many loving and devoted friends. The remains will repose after 5 p.m., Friday, March 16, 2012, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue. The family will receive friends from 6:30-7:30 p. m. Arrangements entrusted to RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. www.raywilliamsfuperaJbome.com. MR. ROBERT NEwrON WILSON Mr. Robert Newton Wilson of Tampa, passed away Wednesday, March 14, 2012. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 2 p. m. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 North Howard Avenue, with Elder AnthonyJ. Brown, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park. Born August 27, 1959, to Robert Taylor and Pearl Clark, Mr. Robert Newton Wilson was a native of Kingston, Jamaica. He later became a self employed resident of Tampa. Robert was preceded in death by: his parents, Robert Taylor and Pearl Clark; and brother, Herwin Roberts. .... !' N Q .... N He leaves a legacy oflove and "11 cherished memories with: his I loving wife, Regina; devoted 0 children, Robert, Jr. and ;;!;! Brandi of San Antonio, TX, C Ricky and Brittany of Seattle, l> WA, Ramik of Georgia, and en Krystle of New York; three m granddaughters, Raquel, Z Rae'lin and Rosario; grandson, :::::! Braden; three brothers, Z Michael, Milton, Gervais and m Elizabeth; three sisters, Jean, I Evelyn and Donna; sister-in-m law, Elsa; a host of nephews and C: nieces; cousins, Peaches, Joyce I and Stephen Chalner; and de-voted friends, Carlos Cortez and :::::! Iboo Thomas. z The remains will repose after '1:J 5 p. m., Friday, March 16, 2012, C: at Ray Williams Funeral Home, m 301 N. Howard Avenue. r Arrangements entrusted to en RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, Rhodes & Northern, ffi Owners. www.raywilliamsfu-c neralhome.com. m < ::rJ BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM HELEN ROYAL 3/15 TONIA ROYAL 3/16 Happy birthday to our mother and sister-in-law. May you rest inpeace. Love, your family. 301 North Howard Avenue Tampa, FL 33606 -< -f c: m en c )> z c "11 ::rJ c


"' Funerals Memoriams l S _tone MS. WIS WilSON Ms. Lois Wilson, age 59, of Tampa, went to heaven on Monday, March s, 2012. She was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on Sunday, August 16, 1953, to Mary Wilson and the late Bennie Zinn. She leaves to cherish her memories: her mother, Mary Wilson; her stepfather, Lonnie Oliver; four brothers, two brothers-in-law, three sisters and two sisters-in-law, George Wilson and wife, Janine Wilson of Tampa, Jimmy Wilson of Tampa, Martrece Wilson-An-derson and husband, Willie An-derson of Tampa, Hughey C Dixon of Tampa, Dianna Dixon Q: of Tampa, Alice Dixon-Donnell LL and husband, Rev. Kenneth C Donnell of Tampa, and Anthony Z Oliver and wife, Jennifer Reedc( Oliver She also leaves behind: a c host of nieces, grand nieces, en nephews, grand nephews and a W great grand nephew; two aunts, = Minnie Burnett of Tampa, and t-Finnie Johnson of St. Louis, > MO; uncle, Mannie Wilson of ffi Tampa; and a host of cousins, > other loving relatives and famW ily friends. C Memorial arrangements W will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, :::Z::: March 17, 2012, at Liberty en Church OfThe Living God, 44o6 :::; Orient Road, Tampa, 33610. ID "A FANNIE B. STONE TRADmONAL SERVICE" z IN MEMORIAM ..J :: m ..J w z i= z w en c( c a: 0 ..J LL CORINE MURPHY First year without you, Momma, and I'm sure everyone is missing you as well! Please say hello to Auntie El, Grandma and Uncle Sol forme. .. Love, your son, Phil and the family of Murphys, Blacks, Spotfords and Wilson-Polite. --l Wilson I MRS. FLORENE JUANITA GARDNER Homegoing celebration for Mrs. Florene Juanita Gardner of Tampa, who passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2012, will be held Saturday, March 17, 2012, at t p. m. at First Baptist Church of Tampa, 302 W. Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa, 33606, of which Pastor Robert Block is Senior Pastor, with Pastor George Bailey of Deliverance Church of the Body of Christ, officiating. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Ceme-tery. Born in Dawson, GA, on September 25, 1932, Florene was the beloved 2nd child of eight children born to Adell and Blonnie Grier, and a loving sister to James (deceased), Andrew, Frederick (deceased), Lizzie, Rayinond, Delores and Lonnie (deceased). Florene was a devoted wife of 45 years to her late husband, Army Officer, Sgt. Arthur Lee Gardner, Sr. and proud mother to her eight children, Arthur, Jr., Marvin (deceased), Gwendolyn, Curb, Brenda, Twila, Andrew and Michael (deceased). She was also a proud doting grandmother to Cidney, Kellian, Joe BaiTy, Beionny, Danielle and Cora. Educated in Dawson, where she was a graduate of Terrell High, she went on to further her professional training in culinary at Brewster Technical in Tampa. Upon moving to Tampa, a few years after marriage and the birth of her first two children, she and her husband were dedicated to building a large and strong family. A homemaker with unparalleled skills and a devoted mother to her children's education in their formative years, she was active in the PTA (Parents Teachers Association) and honed exceptional cooking skills taught by her mother and grandmother. Through her love of cooking and baking, both she and her sister, Liz subsequently became well-known for their Caramel, German Chocolate, Coconut and Sour Cream Pound Cakes. After her children were of age, she trained and began working in restaurants, becoming a chef specializing in Italian and American Cuisine. A fearless and faithful woman of God, she was anchored in Christ throughout the entirety of her life. Active in the congregation, she has served as a Deaconess and was later coveted as the "Mother of the Church" at Deliverance Church of the Body of Christ, where she held membership until her departure to her heavenly home. There will be a from 5-9 p. m., Friday, March t6, 2012, and the family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, 33605. Friends are asked to assemble at the church at approximately 12:45 p. m., Saturday for the service. .. A WILSON SERVICE" www.wilson-funeralhome.com MRS. BERNICE H. BRADLEY Homegoing services for Mrs. Bernice H. Bradley of Tampa, who passed away Monday, March s, 2012, will be held Sat-. urday, March 17, 2012, at 11 a. m. at New Progress Missionary Baptist Church, 3307 E. Shadowlawn Street, Tampa, 33610, with the pastor, E. J. Williams, Sr., officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. She leaves to cherish memories of her: daughter, Roberta Galloway; 2 sons, Albert Bradley and John Berkhall and wife, Wanda of Tampa; grandchildren, Percival Galloway of Augusta, GA, Robin Galloway, Deijah, Dayanna, Johntavio and Johntavion Berkhall, all. of Tampa; first cousins, Louie Willie Hampton, Jr. and wife, Helen of Augusta, GA, Betty Davis of Tampa, _Dorothy Felder, Martha Higgins, Vera Monroe of Jacksonville, FL, Mattie Bea Nichelson, Barbara Jean Canity and Charles of Philadelphia, PA, and Ruth Mae Threets and Eckard of Tennessee; special friends, Emma Mathis, Selena Fears and Linda Drummond; and a host of other relatives, friends and loved ones. Special acknowledgement is extended to St. Joseph's Hospital doctors and nurses. Mrs. Bradley was born in Hines, FL, and had resided in Tampa for over 6o years. She was a longtime member of New Progress Missionary Baptist Church, where she served until her health failed. There will be a viewing from 5-9 p. m. and the family will receive friends from 6-7 p. m., Friday, March t6, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, 33610. Friends are asked to assemble at the church at approximately 10:45 a.m., Saturday for the service. "A WilSON SERVICE" www.wi}son-funera1home.com ELDER FLETCHER J. COMER, SR. Homegoing services for Elder Fletcher J. Comer, Sr. of 2908 E. Emma Street, who passed away Saturday, March to, 2012, will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2.012, at 2 p. m. at Exciting Faith Alive At Mt. Silla, 5702 E. 32nd Avenue, Pastor A. R. Hawkins, with Elder Willie M. Kinndard, officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery. Elder Fletcher James Comer, Sr. was born April 15, 1949, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Albert (Mittie) Comer, Sr. in Eufaula, Alabama. Mr. Comer attended Hillsborough County schools. He worked at Slade Mobile Homes and All American Sleepers where he refurbished cabs for eighteen wheelers. He was also a faithful and devoted Minister of the Gospel at the Holy Ghost Church of God P.W.H.B. He leaves to cherish his memory: wife, Brenda Comer; children, Wanda Kinnard and husband, Willie, Fletcher J. Comer, Jr., Frederick Comer, Christopher Comer, Sr., Trakasha Comer and Rashad D. Comer; grandchildren, Gerald Starks, Jr., Alvia Starks, Jermaine Comer, Rashad Comer, Aaron and Karon Scott, Hanniyah Comer, Kim Bellgardt, Fletcher J. Comer, III, Chianti Starks, Devyn Comer, Darius Comer, Christopher Comer, Jr., Henry Sirmons, IV, and Za'nya Sirmons; great grandchildren, Shaniya Starks, Hotaru Comer, Geremiah Starks, Jericho Comer and Amisi Comer; and a host of other relatives and friends. The remains will repose from 5-9 p. m., Friday, March t6, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, 33605. The funeral cortege .will arrange from 2908 E. Emma Street, Tampa, 33610. Friends are asked to assemble at the church at approximately 1:45 p. m., Saturday for the service. "A WILSON SERVICE" www.wUson-funeralhome.com IN MEMORIAM .ANN JOHNSON ANN JOHNSON -On this day our Father took away my beautiful mother. An angel, today madtes 5 long years and it still hurts as if it was yesterday. In my heart you occupy a special place. I cherish your love and compassion for all of us. You are truly missed. I love you always! Love, your family and friends. MR. ARNSTEEN MOODY Homegoing celebration for Mr. Arnsteen Moody of Tampa, who passed away Thursday, March 8, 2012, will be held Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 3000 N. 29th Street, Tampa, 33605, with Reverend Ernest Washington, Pastor of New Rising Star Baptist Church, officiating. Arnsteen Moody entered into this life on September 27, 1926, in Camden, SC. He was born to Agnes Moody and Jaudon Landy. Arnsteen knew the Lord and showed the love of Christ to all hemet. He was married to Laconia Harmon (deceased). To this union, four children were born. On January 27.-4990, a second union was joined with Amsteen and Ernestine Moody. To this union he was the father to four children. They -spent. 23 years together until his departure on March 8, 2012. He was preceded in death by: his parents, Agnes Moody and Jaudon Lundy; brother, Marian Moody; and brother-in-law, Raymond Green. Mr. Moody is survived by: wife, Ernestine Moody; children, Virginia Dees (Herbert) of Detroit, MI, Earnest Moody (Janella) ofValrico, FL, Charles Moody (Charlotte), Levi Moody, Tampa, Malachi Bessent, Jacksonville, FL, Selecha Allen (lversson), Idella Thomas, Otis Brown (Caroline) and Frederick Allen (Tequesta); 28 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren; sisters and brother, Willie M. Small of Kingsland, GA, Dorothy Green of Flint, Michigan, and Willie James Shaw of Tampa; sisters-in-law, Addie L. Robinson, Chery L Haynes (Clarence), Ressie Williams of Tennille, GA, and Lilly Jackson of Sandersville, GA, and Gertie Moody of Brunswick, GA; a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and a host of friends who loved him dearly. His beautiful smile and twinkling eyes will be greatly missed. Mr. Moody retired from Hillsborough County Solid Waste Department after 27 years of service. There will be a viewing from 5-9 p. m., Friday, March t6, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home. Friends are asked to assemble at the funeral home at approximately 1:45 p.m., Saturday for the service. "A WILSON SERVICE" wwwwilson-funeralhome.com BURIAL INSURANCE Fuatrala Cost between $1,000 and $10, Proteot Younetf Today. tan 11ow For Your FREE In Homt Quote. Plans Starting At Only $20.00 Per Month Call Now ;, 813-358-7303 I t ; < I 'll\ M,


ALTON JAMES JOHNSON Remembering you on the second anniversary of your homegoing, March 13, 2010. A beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend. We miss everything about you. Your loving wife and family. WITH AN IN MEMORIAM IN THE TERRENCE T. NICHOlS, SR. 3/6/1968 -3/12/2001 If we could have a lifetime wish, a dream that would come true, we prayed to God with all our heart, for yesterday and you. A thousand words can't bring you back, we know because we tried. And neither will a million tears, we know because we cried. You left behind our broken heart and happy memories, too. We never wanted memories, we only wanted you. Your loving parents, Kitty and Alphonso Sheppard, Sr. and the late Eddie Thompson, J"r.; and the rest of the family. RIQUIERA TUCKER From the first minute of the day, to the last of the night, my thoughts are filled with memories of you. Only ifl had a minute with you for every time you're in my thoughts, we would never be apart. I wish you were here so that when I say, "Remember when" I can actually see your smile and hear your laugh. I love and miss you, Fatty. You're gone, but you will never be forgotten. Happy birthday, Baby, I love you and miss you. By mother, Rib; stepmom, Punkin; Auntie Nicole and Tammy; and all the kids and the rest of the family. A MESSAGE FOR MY For Your Birthday J OHN HOP E MCA LLIS TE R How can I find the words ... to let you know how much I care? To "Thank-You, Dad, for all you've done .. For always being there ... You've been my "friend" as well as "father," : Walking with me all through life ... Through the joy and through the laughter .. Through the heartache and the strife .. You're the best I could have hoped for .. And with gratitude I see .. The sweet lifetime of devotion ... You invested here in me I am proud that you' my father Thankful for the times we've had And with all that is within me ... I feel blessed that you're my Dad .. MY FATHER MY HERO Dad, you're my hero ... in so many ways ... And I am so grateful to you ... I have such respect for the man that you were to me ... And the wonderful things that you did ... You had a heart "as big as an Ocean" ... A "soft side" you often showed, .. All of your life you worked for your family, .. You taught me ... and helped me to grow ... You were the man I knew I could lean on, ... who fostered a strong sense of pride, The father who gave me his love and affection, .. And always remained by my side .. All of my life, Dad, I will be thankful, ... That I had a father so I never had to search for a hero, The hero in my life was you .. I MISS YOU, DAD I've gotten through the worst part, The sea of endless tears .. I've mana to go on from there, .. To travel through the years ... I've had my share of gladness, ... And watched my children grow, ... But one thing has remained unchanged, Somehow I hope you know ... I never have forgotten The joys I shared with you ... You'll always be a part of me, Of all I say and do ... And though I'm truly grateful For everything we had, .. My heart forever really miss you, Dad!" n PROVERBS 23:19, Hear thou, my son, and be wise, andguide thine heart in the way PROVERBS 28:7, "Whoso keepeth the law is a wise son: but he that is a companion of riotous men shameth his father PROVERBS 13:1, "A wise son heareth his father's instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke. Your son, John McAIIIeter. J_mcaiiOhotmail.com ., r 0 c )> en m z :::::! z m r m c: r r m -4 z c: m r c;; :::z:: m c m < m -t c: m en c )> z c ., :::D c G') m N .... I )>


CN Memoriams -c a: u.. c z cc c en w ::;) t-ii: w > w c w l: en ::J CD ::;) 11. z _. _. ::;) CD _. w z z w en cc c a: 9 u.. Ill MEMORIAM KELLY BEST, SR. In loving memory of Kelly Best. Sr. Even though you left us on March 21, 2010, 2 years ago, we sh11 cannot help but smile and laugh every time we talk about you. You will always live in our hearts. No one knows how much you are missed. From, your loving family. IN lOVING MEMORY JESSIE 'POP' LATSON May 4. 1947-March 15, 201o You are deeply loved and missed. Our memories of you will never fade. We will carry your love in our hearts until we meet again. Your loving family. Here today, BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM: MRS. LOUISE BRINSON BRANTLEY March 15, 1938 Happy birthday. your godchildren. BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM PATRICIA LEWIS SMITH 'POLLY' 3/17/36-12/10/10 Dear Mother, we love you and miss you. You will forever be in our thoughts and our hearts. Love always: Anthony, Mark, Glenn, and the Lewis family. planned tomorrow. From one second to the next, everything changes ... Ufe is tun of mances. Your funeral doesn't have to be one of them. Make prearranQements today and can feel confident that )QJr family and ycxx last wishes are in good hands. Call us to discuss )Qr FUNERAL HOME :1m N. 29th St. Tampa, A. 33Im 605-3350. (813) 248-6125 HELEN ROYAL II MEMORIAM There's not a minute, hour or second of the day that we are not missing you. Grandmom, our life has changed tremendously trince you've been gone. W18hing you a happy birthday. From, your grands and great grands. Ill MEMORIAM HELEN ROYAL year has passed by without you here to celebrate with us. We know you are having a good time in your eternal home. We miss you and love you always. Your family. BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM SYLVIA CAMPBELL 'Baby Sister' 3/15/53-10/30/10 Our beautiful daughter, mother, sister and aunt, we are wishJ.n& you a happy birthday. We miss your beautiful smile, but most of all we miss you. Your spirit surrounds us and your spirit is very strong within us. We love you so very much. Your mother, Mrs. Gladys Campbell; daughter, Kendra; son, Antwan; 3 grandchildren; sisters, Sheila, Lexi and Erica; brother, Stephan; nieces and nephews.


Memoriams MISSING YOU MAUD RAE AKINS WATERS woman's Sudden Death leaves FamiiV On March 5, 2012, Traci Mond-Parham passed away unexpectedly. She was 39years-old. Mrs. Parham's husband, Jerome, said there was no warning_ that his wife was in distress, and they still don't know exactly what caused her death. Mrs. Parham was the mother of five children, and she and Jerome were married for 8 years. Her uncle is the late Moses Knott, Jr. According to Mr. Parham, Traci attended Chamberlain High School, and due to various medical prob lems throughout her life, never had a full time job. "She spent her life raising her children, and being a homemaker. "Traci enjoyed shopping and dressing up, and was look ing forward to attending the TRACI MOND-PARHAM Mary J. Blige concert. Shereally loved music. She also loved interacting with her children and parents, and was a very de voted mother." The family is in need of help with funeral expenses, and ask that all donations be sent to Gudes Funeral Home, 4050 East Hillsborough Avenue. You can also call the funeral home at (813) 626-sooo. Uncle Sandy Make sure when you make plans <, 4, g, to your plans include the sense 15, 19, 22, 25 to make another plan 29, 33, 38, 40 in case your first plan doesn't work 44, 48, so, 55 Bill l Protecting Pregnantlnmate, s Heads To Governor For Signature-TALLAHASSEE--Legislation sponsored by Senator Arthenia Joyner (DTampa} and Representative Betty Reed (DTampa) banning the use of shackles on female inmates who are pregnant, in labor, or in recovery, is on its way to the governor for signature. Passed unanimously by the Senate, Senate Bill 524, the "Healthy Pregnancies for Incarcerated Women Act," if endorsed by the governor, would add Florida the growing list of states that have enacted similar bans. The Federal Bureau of Prisons and the U. S. Marshal's Service al ready restrict shackling of women during labor. "Restraints on women during delivery pose a serious medical threat to both mother and baby, w:hile I understand concerns for security in deal ing with incarcerated women, I want to ensure that the law clearly provides for humane treatment during this very special time when a mother ARTHENIA JOYNER State Senator gives birth" Senator Athenia Joyner said. "It has taken two years of hard work and dedication on this bill to get it to this point. I feel hmiored to finally get this important iegislation passed in the Florida House to protect our mothers and babies. Women can now feel safer while giving birth no matter their circumstance. It is time we treat all pregnant women in society with greater respect and humility," Representative Betty Reed said. ..-Senator Joyner and BETIYREED State Representative Representative Reed "urge Governor Rick Scott to sign this important protection for imprisoned women." Under t:he J oyner/Reed measure, shackling of preg nant women and those giving and immediately following birth, would be restricted i n both state and local facilities. Exceptions to the ban would be allowed under extraordinary circumstances. Those circumstances would have to be documented in writing by the corrections official within 10 days of au thorizing the use of restraints. '11 r 0 :!! c )lo en m z Man Charged With Stabbing Neighbor w ith Samurai Sword :::! z m r a:J c:: r r Early Tuesday morning Tampa Police arrested a man after he allegedly stabbed an other man after an argument. According to police, Steve Lott, 30, and Tony Jackson, 56, are neighbors in the t8oo block of Sligh Avenue, and were involved in an argument that escalated into a physical confrontation. Police said LOtt armed himself with a samurai sword STEVE LOTI and stabbed Jackson in the stomach. z Jackson was transported ., to a local hospital and is listed in critical condition. r When police arrived, they en reported that Lott resis t ed ffi arrested and had to be tazed. C Lott was charged with ag-gravated battery with a m deadly weapon and is being held in jail under a bond o ---4 $8,000. en c REWARD! REWARD! )lo z c '11 :::rJ For any infonnation leading to the whereabouts or capture of DEQUANDRAE TORRAY JONES BARBAs Numz SANDERs BUTLE R &HoVSEPIAN OOUNSIU.OJt.S J(f LAW c INJURED or ARRESTED? Jimmie Butler *Motorc.yde Accidents *Slip and Fall *Wrongful Death *Boat/let Ski Acddents *Defective Products *All InjUry Oalms 1802 WEST CLEVELAND STREET TAMPA, FLORIDA 33808 K atherine A gllano -Tratnc Tickets *DUI *Misdeameanors *Juvenile *Records Sealed/EXpunged *Woticers' Compensation Wlls, Trusts a. Probate F'" lnlOmiiiiiOn CO!leefntng OUIIIIIIcatlone &. Upon RequMI. n. Nrlng Of an attorney i8 an tmportant Cleclllon that IPIIOUid 1101 be ba8ae

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FLORIDA SENTINEL FRIDAY. MARCH 16. 2012 B The Hillsborough County School District's Office of Supplier Diversity and the Hillsborough County Branch NAACP held its Black History Month Program at Aparicic.-Levy Career. Technical and Adult Center. The theme of this year's event was "How History Can Be A Guide To Business Success." The speaker was Wallace Z. Bowers of Bowers Realty. Lunch followed the program. (Photos by BRUNSON) I Wallace Z. Bowers Speaker Sharon M. NiBlack and Sandra Nelson attended the Office of Supplier Diversity Black History l'rop-am. Colette Glover-Hannah and Leoudra Robinson were at the program. Michael Hadley, Henry Ballard, former manager, Office of SuppUer Diversity, and Susan Valdez, School Board member. Atty. Robert .. Bob" Black Hltory Month Program. Keozn Holmes wa.s at the Black History Program at Aparlelo-Levy Career, Technical and Adult Center. Reggie Tim attended the Prosraut School Board member Doretha Edgecomb auoSupt. Of Schools, MaryEDen Elia were 8IROJlB the school oftlclals who attended the program. Anthony Ycnmgblood attended the program. Gloria and Chuc:k Taylor aleo attended the program.


Nr------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------0 Features u) .,.. Enuineernu. Firm Donates Nearlv $80,000 Jackson House BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel Staff Writer It has been an uphill battle for Willie Robinson, but he has never wavered in his effort to make sure his family's l egacy is not taken away. c For more than a decade, Z Robinson has been trying to C sav e the Jackson House, located at 851 Zack Street. He successfully got the building w designated as a historical landmark, but continued to have a:> difficu l ty i n getting the century W old structure repaired and re-> w Q w J: en ::J m :::;) Q. z ... ... :::;) m irl z i= z w en c c a: 0 ... THE JACKSON HOUSE stored. Last year, a group of volun teers and elected officials gathered at the Jackson House to help Robinson remove overgrowth and other items from the property. appreciate all the aid I've gotten from the people of this city, especially from the elected officials. I really want to thank Bracken Engineering. They were the first ones to step up and offer their help, and to date have donated more than $.,S,ooo in time and services." Robinson said he's now working on putting together an advisory board and putting the final touches on attaining his non-profit status. "I'm happy to say everything is going fine at the Jackson House. I wish my mother (Mrs. Sarah JacksonRobinson) was around to see this. It is important to me to make sure this building stays where it is as a part of this city's history. There are a lot of stories to tell, and a lot of history was. made at this house ... Motivational Speaker Creates Traveling BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel Staff Writer Motivational speaker, Donald L Dowridge, has traveled all over the country to motivate our youth to realize their potential, and not give up in spite of mistakes they've made in their lives. Although Dowridge is well known for his motiva tional speaking, over the past few years, he's also gained a lot of attention for his portrayal of Frederick Douglass. "'I tried to make my portrayal as authentic as I could," said Dowridge. "I grew my hair and beard out, and wore a suit similar to the one seen in photographs of Mr. Douglass. None of this would have been possible without a lot of reading and study ing about the man and what his mission really was.'" Dowridge was so success ful in his portrayal, he's performed at the Straz Theater and other locations, and has been in demand to appear in theaters along the east coast. "This is not something I do just for Black History Month," said Dowridge. "This is something I do DONALD L OOWRIDGE "As Frederick Douglass" whenever I'm asked to appear. I enjoy it, and the kids and some adults enjoy it as well." Dowrldge decided a better way for him to educate peo ple on the life of Frederick Douglass was to create a trav eling museum. The museum contains artifacts, stam()S, pictures, maga zines and other items of Douglass and others who have made a serious impact on our Black history. I set the traveling museum up originally to be a feature for Black History Month, but on special occasions, I will move it around throughout the year," said Dowridge.


Greetin s HaPPV Binhdav HaPPV BlnhdiV r-----=-ch=--e-c-=-ll =--11-=-0ut---____, SHYYMOLA AndKESHA THE ROBINSONS Happy birthday to my super star. Through all our ups and downs, we still remain untouchable. I love you always, Mamma Robinson. Engagement Announcement CHERISA SMITH. And LEO BAYARD Cherisa Tolbert along with her husband, Tommie of Tampa, would like to announce the engagement of their daughter/stepdaughter, Cherisa Smith to Leo Bayard, the son of Ms. Eveline Ravel and Antoine Pauyo. While on a carriage ride on Feb. 14, Valentine's Day in At lantic Beach, FL, Mr. Bayard asked Miss Smith for her hand in marriage. The soon-to-be bride will be furthering her education in Jack sonville. Mr. Bayard is a service shipman in the United States Navy. Cherisa is the granddaughter of Beverly Maddox (Ricky Glover) and the late, Bobbie McDowell, Sr. Vows will be exchanged in the summer of 2013. The couple will reside in Florida. J. JACQUES A. DARIUS. P.A ATTORNEY 813/930-2222 Accident & Injuries Employment Civil Rights Familyl..aw Appeals 7211 N. Dale Mabry Ste 228 .... ctto.itt ...,. ................... ....,.. ......... 505 East Jllckson St. Suite #303 aantst.n 11u11c11ng Tampa, FL _33802 (813) 387-7724 BANKRUPTCY stop FoNcla-& Crecltor's HaniIMIII .REAL ESTATE LAW LAW KC For starters, I want to start off by giving God thanks for letting me see not only another day, but another year. I know I came from the bottom to the top, but guess what, I don't owe nobody, nothing, nothing, nothing. Everybody I thought was with me turned the other cheek, but I'm still standing. I don't need pretenders, ya -heard me, 'cause that's all you turn out to be What I don't understand is how you sit around and say all these things about Queen. But, what you fail to realize is that if you take a second out of your day and think about it, you're only talking about yourself. I know I'm blessed. At the end of the day, what's under stood, don't need to be ex plained. Straight like that, I'm a child of Goo, so I'm not going to let you pull me out of my character. It's not that serious, I don't want you to hear me one this one,. I need you to feel me. If you don't do nothing else, do this for KC, take a piece of paper and write down all the good, then all the bad. :rrust. The bad is going to override the good, ya heard me. But, check if you keep flipping it in and out, the good is going to always come out on top, and that' me now. Get off my line. I've got myseH together, yell that part. So, pretenders, keep pretend ing like I care, keep doing you 'cause I'm going to always do me. I sleep real good at night with no worries in the world. Have day, 'cause me and mine are going to for sure, have one. So, happy birthday to me, Mrs. KC, I'm on my grown woman, so miss me with that. This is the real-. ist that I ever wrote. KC And SHA WLETTE Haoiv Birthdav .MS. TOOT Happy birthday. MS. TOOT )> :a 0 ::::1: .... N 0 .... N


Birthda Greetin s cD .,... c a: LL c z Ill( c en w :: t-i;: w > w c w ::J: en ::i ID :: a.. z ... ... :: ID ... w z i= z w en Ill( c a: 0 ... LL We love You MRS. ZEFFIE MARSHALL Happy birthday, Mom, March 17. We love you. From Bigg Robb and Dae Dae. Let's party!!! HIPPV BlrthdiV PEANUT, BRITIANY, RINA And DOMINIQUE I would like to wish my sister, Brittany a happy birthday. I love you, Sis. Blrthdav HIPIV I :==:==rlh=d=l=' COREY WOODARD COREY WOODARD ID Happy birthday, Corey. Happy birthday, Corey. Love: grandma, grandpa, w From: mom, Cecil, Walter Jackie, Auntie Lyn, Linda CJ and Shawn. We love and miss and Eleanor, and all _your if you! cousins. We love and miss you! HIP II Blrlhdav LIL TERRELL, JR. Look who's turning 2? On March 16th at S:oo p. m., a star was born. It seems like yesterday you were just born, now you're turning the big terrible 2. "Happy birthday, Lil Terrell, Jr." From: dad, Terrell; momma, Latanya; and big brother, Lamarr. A Moment II Face Time MRS. KC, YAHNNA AndW-BOY Happy birthday to our mother, Mrs. KC. From: Yahnna and LoBoy. Weloveyou!!!!! DEB And PIP 3/14 Happy birthday, Baby. My heart beats nothing but love for you! LIL TERRELL, a.k.a., TJ Happy birthday. We love you. From: family and friends. B1W: Free Uncle BayBay. HIPPV1$1 BlrthdiV, Barack BARACK 3Months BARACK 9Months 3-14-11 Time sure does fly. Son, you are growing up fast and we love you. Happy 1st birthday. Love, Bill and Baby!


All About You! HIP IV Blrlhdav SHYRAL WILLIAMS And WNNIE MANN Who ..._ld have ever thought, anodter year together. Happy birthday on Wed. 3/14, to my Boo, Mr. Lonnie Mann. Enjoy your day, Baby. Love you, Shyral. Said Missing Out On You Was Fun They Lied; You're Getting Taller, Getting Bigger, And Alot Stronger. That's Right Of Course You Are. You Are Three And You're A Superstar. >,, l:;tappy B-Day. Love Mom, Omar, 02 And Fa I Knew When You Were Born My life Would Change, Because I Never Had To Watch Over Or Be Responsible For Something So Precious. I Knew Parenthood Wasn't Cut Out To Be Easy, But I Stepped Up So Therefore, It Wasn't Hard. I Vowed To Be The Best Role Model Any Little Girl Could Have And By The looks Of Things It's Picture Perfect. I'm Glad To Have Stayed On My Job Fun Time Cause Without You There's No Me. May Your Day Be As Extraordinary As :You. Low., Mom, Bebe DJEDDYKANE Be on the lookout for DJ Eddy Kane's birthday bash, March 26th at the all new Station Bar and R&B artists, Laraysha Adams, coming soon. Family And Friends Come lllle Celebrate On ck E. Cheese -...... }To See Everyone There. t PRECIOUS P-NASTY It wouldn't be right if I only wished you a happy birthday, baby girl. So, I'm saying I love you and enjoy your all white party. CONNt:CTt:D VISIT US ONLINE FLSENTINEL.COM FLSENTINELNOW .COM Osher lHelonulearninulnsUtute To Hold Open House The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLU) at the University of South Florida will hold its Spring Open House on March 20, at 9:30 a.m. The event will take place at the historic Centro .As-turiano Ballroom, 1913 N. Nebraska Ave., in Ybor City. The keynote speaker will be former State Attorney E. J. Salcines, who will review the impact Civil Rights legislation had on Hillsborough County, p8rticularly in the area of criminal law. There will be complimentary breakfast snacks, and several of the lecturers Will be on hand to talk about their classes. OLU-USF will offer more than 75liberal arts and computer science courses, lectures and educa-tional day trips this spring on the USF campus and in venues around the Tampa area. C) Most classes meet once a week for two hours, usually for six to eight weeks, and are taught by re-m tired professors, faculty, qualified professionals and former schoolteachers.


N A nnaversar .... :J: 0 -;' icC c a: LL c a: LL c z TOMMIE And CHERISA TOLBERT TOMMIE And CHERISA TOLBERT THE TOLBERTWEDDINGPAR1Y Thirty-seven (37) years ago, the Lord designed a man in His image. When he was 32, he met his future wife to be. "We're just friend," we used to say ... just fooling ourselves. waking up in the morning holding each other. "Tommie, you're my best friend. I promised you in front of God and 175 family and friends, I would love, honor and obey you for the rest of my life." "Tommie Tolbert, I will always love you until God calls both of us home." Love, your wife and best friend, Cherisa Tolbert. w > w c w :J: 0 :J m ::::::: Q. z ti ...1 ...1 ::::::: m ...1 w z i= z w 0

The Wedding It Cana The lesson recorded in the Gospel of John 2:1-12 tells the story of a wedding where Jesus performed His first mjracle. This story is more than Jesus turning water to wine. Any person who uses this-. verse as a mere justification to drink wine has diluted the message and significance of this story. This story provides great significance for every believer and provides hope for the sit uations of life. When reading this passage one will see the importance of having the right people in your life when the most valuable commodity is gone. In the time period of this wedding, wine was impOrtant. People drank wine not to be drunk, but it was consUm.ed to accommodate for poor water conditions of the day. The quality of the wine did speak to the quality of the festival being hosted. The wine here is not strong enough to get someone drunk off a few glasses. That being said, consider a greater revelation of the text. The passage says that Mary, the mother of Jesus, Jesus Himself, and His disciples were at the wedding (vv. 1, 2). These individuals were not party crashers, but they were selected and chosen guests. They were invited and welcomed guests. What is the significance of these individuals who were in vited? Mary was the mother, the person who birthed Jesus and knew Jesus. The disciples are those who were chosen and selected by Jesus. They knew Jesus and had already heard of the things which He had spoken. In your life you need to make certain .that you have people like this in your life. You need people who know Jesus and know what He has already done. You need peo ple who believe in the power of God that worketh through Christ. Why? They ran out of wine. Again, this is important. MOUNT PLEASANT M. B. CHURCH 2002 N. Rome Avenue (Comer of Rome Ave. and Spruce St.) P.Q. Box 4724 Tampa Dr c. T. Dldand, Pastor Tel: (813) 253 *Fax (813) 254-1441. / E-mail: MtPieasantMB@aol.com Devotion By Ml Pleasant Praise Team EARLY MORNING WORSHIP AT 7:45A.M. SUNDAY SCHOOL* 9:30AM. MORNING WORSHIP -11 A M. 1ST SUNDAYS 5 PM Family Series lieu (8. T.U.) 6 PM-Lord's (CorniTuioo) TUESDAYS 6 PM -Prayer Service 7 PM -General Bible S1udy 7 PM -Youth Bible Study TAPE MINISTRY Order On Une At Web Site Or call Church WEB SITE: MtPieasantMBChurch.org The feast would have been a failure if they would not have had the wine. That's how life is sometimes, the things that are vital and necessary some times run out. Sometimes pa tience, joy, peace, love, and gentleness run out. What makes the difference when they run out is having someone in your life who knows where you can get replenished. When your life is spiritually empty where do you tum? Mary went to Jesus. This is why having someone like Mary is important; she knew where to go to get the problem solved. Hear Jesus' response; "'woman what does this have to do with me?" (vs. 4). Consider Mary's response and instructions to the servants; "Do whatever He tell you to do" (vs. sJ. This shows her faith in Jesus. She knew that Jesus would re spond and solve the problem. She may not have known how, but she knew He would. In your life when it seems like your problem has nOthing to do with Jesus and there is no solution in sight, just trust Him. Not only must you trust crJf,S6 DSIW PRr;sPniS that He can, but you must !( obey Him no matter how crazy 3: the solution. :a:-They needed wine, but he :U told them to get Water (vs. 7). Q Can you imagine the nonver-.... bal response of these men? sn Imagine your response to some of the solutions you have .... heard1or your life's problems. N When Jesus spealcs a solution into your life, don't be concerned with how it sounds, just trust Him and do it. When you do, you will discover that what He provides is better than what you had the first time. rlliSCLalY j '::4 ___ ..,.. -.--. crLI'JIRA111Q QlR 3RD MARCH 15. 16 a ta-m 111URSDAY, 3115 07:30P.M. FRIDAY, 311107:30 P.M. AI'OITlliiMMf. JCiiB AI'OITLE-BIC'I' ....a H.IIIIMIJ.. illli.s1lll TFfMY L tw.l'OI CllllrtlriiLif kll CIIIIII*LIII,..a.w,llfl. l'III .... II ...... IIII'L Local8d: 2711 E. 18111 Ave., Tampa, R. 33805 www.geneelswonhlpc.org GREATER FRIENDSHIP M. L CHURCH 3325 E. Emma St. Sunday School 9 : 45 a m Morning Worship -11 a.m. Evening Worship -5 p.m. Prayer Meeting Tuesday -7:30 p.m. Visitors Are Welcome! FIIST BAPTIST CHURCH OF ........ VILI.AIE Progr BMI. T*"" FL 33818 Church omoe: (813) 817-1948 Paator'aomoe : (813) 672-0389 Ac:aclemyomce: (813) 6n-saee :fax: 672-0514 E-Mail. fbcopv

N r Gloria was formerly a Library to help promote the If you requested a Bi e ,.... March Birthday Celebrants Happy birthday to: Rose Allen, Clifford Hill and Debra Trobnan. Happy birthday wishes also go out to a special lady, Chandra BrownDilsworth, who celebrated another blessed day with husband, Billy and son, Jovan on a cruise. Sick And Shut-Ins Let's keep the sick and shut-ins in our daily walk of life: Rev. James Murphy, Mozelle Debose, Marie ily and the Mt. Raymond Full Gospel Baptist Church family, due to the passing of their loved one, Rev. Roland H. Oliver, Sr. He will be greatly missed by those who knew him. Deepest sympathy to the Martin family in the pass ing of their loved one, Ronald Anthony Martin. The funeral was Saturday at St. James A. M. E. Church, Rev. Antonio Pringley, eulogist. The final resting place will be in the Florida National Cemetery in Bush nell, FL. May each of you seek the Lord for comfort, guidance and strength during this time of bereavement. Benson, Arlean Evans, a Mattie Mills, Archie Mae a: Wright, Beryl Wilson, u.. Eloise Leeks, Phyllis Ak.es, Dorothy Wilder, CC Marjorie Guest, Van Scott, Young Johnson, C Sr., the Philon family and ffi Mary Baldwin. Prayer Request Mr. and Mrs. Kaiser (Carol) Pierce desire prayers that they may get stronger day by day. *** Confined to St. Joseph's ::::) l-it w > w c w :::1: U) ::J CD :::;) a. z w ..J ..J ::::) m ..J w z z w U) a: 0 ..J u.. m I co w Deepest Sympathy I extend condolences to the Glover Johnson famHospital, room 543B, (813) 554-7593 is Gloria J. Crosby, a member of St. John Progressive Church, Pastor Bartholomew Banks. CHURCH DIRECTOR IIPTISTC-1 12111. ....... T-.11.11112 l111l229-1H8 ........ IIrllll 1111 n Prntr StniCI,.... I JJL .......... 1'11...... -tal .... 111111 ..... ,.... J ... 10. OSCII JOHaGI,JI. PasterJTtcatr NEW BEGINNING CHURCH OF THE LIVING GOD, INC. .. 3613 N. 23rd St.** Tamoo fl 33605 (813) 247-3055-Churth (813) Email: SERVICE TIMES Sunday School -1() M. MOming 11:30 A...M. Evening Serv1ce 7:30 P. M.: Bible Study Tuesday Evening Bible Band 7:30 P. M. Thursday Evening Yr/W :30P.M. 1st And .3rd Friday Evening Women's OUtreaCh Mil'listry 7:30P.M. DEES attendant for the growth, development and and have moved or never reHillsborough County School the greatest possible youth ceived it, write the ministry Board and known as the of this library. with your current address. 'Candy Apple Neckbone Friends meet the 200 MonLady.' She needs the comday of each month from 7-8 munity prayers for a speedy p. m. recovery. For any questions, contact We extend prayers for the circulation desk at (813) everyone. 273-3652. Community Hour Of Power The Community Hour Of Power Bible Prayer Band meets every Thursday morn ing at 10:30 a. m. They are a group of God's children gathered together on one ac cord to learn the word of God. Everyone is invited to come and share with us. Progress VIllage Community Meeting *** Join Coach Ted McNair on Saturdays at 10 a. m. at the library for beginner and seasoned chess players. RSVP with Coach McNair at (813) 431-5215. My Brothers 2 Keep Prison Ministry Free greeting cards and Bibles to Florida Inmates, write to P. 0. Box 89174, Tampa, 33689-0402. Thought For Today "The future depends on what we do in the present." F.Y.I. God bless President Barack Obama and his family. Also our troops, veterans and other servants in the community and to our coun try in your prayers. Remember your helper in the kitchen, Shu-Lon's Kitchen 813-741-976o Call your news into Gloria McNair-Johnson at 813-735-7968. Progress Village Commu nity Meeting will be held on Monday, March 19, at 7 p.m. at the Recreation Center. If you live in Progress Village and had a baby in 2012, contact Linda Washington at (813) 741-3604, for a special gift. Restoring the Family llarcll 21, 2012 You are Invited to our family revival with guest minister John Iverson from Valdosta, GA 78th Street Community Library News Wednesday thru Friday 7:00 P.M. Saturday-Family Picnic 0 10 A.M. (food, games, prizes) Sunday School 9 A.M. Sunday Morning Worship -10:15 Join the new friends of the 78th Street Community ST. JOHN CATHEDRAL 3401 E 25th Avennue.Tanpa. FL (Comer01341h St. & 25th Phone: (813) 248-3737 Or (813) 248-3651 Fax: 242..S076 Careline: 24&-HB.P ..., Eddillaaldrlt Sr. Pastor WEEKLY WORSHIP SCHEDULE 8:00A.M. Spiritual Enrichment 9:45A.M. Sunday School/Orientation 10:45 Worship service (Youth Church 2nd And 3rd &mays) 12:00 Nooo Prayer wJBible Study Wednesday: 5:30 P M. Free Tutorial .-. 6:45 P M. Adult & Youth Mid Week Service Email Us At. stjmilistries@aol.com Mission Statement: "A Church of the inner city teachingout to fbs ecrntnrl'fly by ministering to the whole man. Ministry: t\OAH COMMI..t.JITY, te./ HJUSE OF LYDIA r J '\ r_ .. __. JJJY


Hair Stvlist savs Patience Kev to success 3: > :::D From left to right: Vanessa Alexander, Reiko Gilchrist (styland Sandra Stergan. BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel Staff Writer Growing up, Sandra Stergan wanted to be either a model or stewardess. "I never actually pursued a career as a model or stewardess, but I had always been involved in hair styling, I decided to get more serious about it," said Ms. Stergan. That was 25 years ago, and after studying at Avanti Hair Studio, Ms. Stergan decided it was time for her to get busy styling hair. Over the years, Ms. Stergan has worked at salons in the area, and in 2001, she decided to open her own business. "When I opened my first salon, I realized I needed to know more about the indus try, and spend time establishing a clientele. So, three years later, I went back to working at other salons. "I decided to get more into the educational part of the industry, and did a lot of studying and reading." Ms. Stergan said that's when she started telling her clients what they needed to do to properly care for their hair, and that was very exciting. "I attended a lot of hair shows and classes, but once I got back into styHng hair, I didn't have to attend as many. I have taught classes at Manhattan Hair Studio, and later at Shear Excellence." Ms. Stergan said for any. one considering getting into this industry, she advises them first not to get discouraged. "Success is not going to come quickly. It takes a year to get your clientele estab lished, and start showing a real profit. "Once you step back and see how much money you have to spend on products and equipment, you11 begin to realize how patient you have to be." On Sunday, March 4th, Ms. Stergan hosted the grand opening of Showtime Beauty Salon on 34th Street, and said it was a blessing from God. Weddings& Special Event Packages .$100.00 Off Call (813) "After spending about a year looking around, I came by this place and saw a number on the door to contact Vanessa Alexander, the owner. She was looking for someone to take over the business, and I was blessed to come along at just the right time. "The place was already set up, and now I run it as my own with my niece. I've established a clientele where I can at least get started, and I do expect it to get better." 0 :I: Ms. Stergan invites any-...., one interested in opening a en salon to come by and see what a difference a profes-sional, clean, and pleasant atmosphere means to the success of a business. Sale Thursday, March 15 thru Sattlday, March 17 s2oft sale Creme of Nature Hair Stylers Creme of Nature Argan Oil Relaxer Kit .....,,., .... ..., .......... ....... ............... I tetdleb..tiiiiir >"' $1off sale Doo Gro Hair Stylng 4cr4.5oz. 499 sale-Gentle Treatment Relulr Kit Rega ..... ,... .... ..., ......... ........................... I i sale Organic Root Olve Oil Girls Relaxer Kit 499 sale Optlnun Cere Salon Coleclion -Shampoo, 13.5 oz. THE COLOR OF ONE COSMETICS Nn York LOftdOA P1rla s1oft sale lman Luxury Uquid Makeup and Cover Cream with Minerals ,.. 0 :::D c > C/) m z :::j z m ,.. m c: ,.. ..... !:!l z "'tl c: IJJ r u; :I: m c m < m :::D -< c: m C/) c > z c :!! c


CD ,... IPPiication1 Deadline Set For Black Historv Comminee Scholarships The City of Tampa Black Q History Committee, Inc. will If be awarding scholarships to Those who apply for the Janet S. Martin Scholarship must write an essay (500+ words) about an AfricanAmerican "first." can be obtained by calling (813) 274-8834 or dropping by the office at 306 E. African-American high school graduating seniors.in the Hillsborough County School District. The scholarship applications in the name of the late Mrs. Janet S. Martin must Jackson St., to pick up the application forms: be received (not postmarked) by Tuesday, April17, 2012. Mrs. Martin was the City of Tampa's first AfricanAmerican City Clerk. Those who apply for the $1,ooo Presidential Scholarship must also write an essay. The essay theme is "Describe in your own thoughts five qualities that' make a great leader and why?" The applicant must have also served in a leader ship role. Since giving its first scholarship to Brent Solomon in 1999, the City of Tampa Black History Committee has given out approXimately $69,250.00 in scholarships. Solomon is currently work. ing for a local1V station. Celeste C. GibbonsPeoples is the Educational/Scholarship Chairperson. Frank Crum is President of the City of 0 11: u.. 0 z <( 0 U) w t-> 11: w > w 0 w :::1: U) :J m D.. z i= w ..J ..J m ..J w z i= z w U) <( c a: 0 ..J u.. m 0 ,... w The applications for the Presidential. Scholarship must be hand-delivered or mailed and received (not postmarked) no later than 5 p. m. on Thursday, Apri119, 2012. The graduating senior applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA (unweighted) to apply for either scholarship. Additional information about applying for the scholatships Tampa Black History Committee, Inc. N OTICE OF PU BLIC HEARING FY 2012 PROGRAM OF PROJECTS The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART) will bold a Public Hearing on: Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 3:30p.m. -S:OO p.m. Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority 1201 E. 7th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605 On January 11, 2012, the Federal Register notice announced a partial allocation ofFY 2012 Section 5307 Formula funds. Approximately S 12,561,788 was made available to the Tampa/St. Petersbuig urbanized area. HART's share of the partial allocation is $5,690,214. The full funding for FY 2012 that the region and HART will receive will not be known 1Dltil Congress releases a full year appropriation of the Formula funds. Staff will submit two grant application to receive the FY 2012 funds. The proposed Program of Projects for the funding is shown on the table below. The listing includes the projects for the initial applicatioo. as well as the second applicati.oo which would be submitted following release of the final year apportiooment. The majority of the funding is for operating related expenses for bus, paratransit and Stteetcar servic::es ($11,266,623). The remaining funds ($113,804) would be directed to capital expenditmes related to accessibility improvements at bus stops (sidewalks, landing pads) to meet ITA n:quirement that 1% of fonnula program be allocaled to transit enhancement projects. No local match is required for this funding. If no changes are made, this will be the final Program of Projects for FY 2012. FY 2012 PROPOSED PROGRAM OF PROJECTS (POP) PROJECTS Capital Ttre Leases (Bus and Paratransit) Project Administration Initial Grant Maintenance (Bua) Application ADA Paratransit Preventative Maintenance (Streetcar) Total Capital Ttre Leases (Bus and Paiatransit) Project Administration Second Grant Preventative Maintenance (Bus) Application ADA Paratransit* Preventative Maintenance (Streetcar) Tnmsit Enhancements Toal GnuadTotal NOTE: Tolld AIJocotion 1.r tlepmdMt 011jilbue CMgrasimuiJ decisiolu. lltCiudt!6 Salaries 111111 Wt.rgm, Servica, Pans Fadlities FTA alfltw# wp to aftllelrJIIJI Fomwla fllloanion FTA l'litJflbv I" af tile toto/ Fomwla allocotioft AMOUNT $278,018 STI4,993 $3,988,537 $548,666 $100,000 $5,698,2 1 4 $278,018 $774,993 $3,874,733 $548,665 $100,000 $113,804 $5,698,213 $11,380,417 The Public Hearing is wheelchair Please contact HART if you require 1fie information in an accessible format or other special accommodations. HART we1eomes all comments on or before Friday, April 6, 2012. Comments may be mailed to: Hillsborougb. Area Regional Tnmsit Au1hority, Attn: Planning Dept., 1201 E. 7th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605 or via fax. You may also call the Finance Department with your comments at (813) 384-6569. Pursuant to Florida Statutes, if any person decides to appeal any decisioo made by a local Board, agency, or commissioo with respect to any matter considered at a meeting or hearing. that pcrsoo may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the pmcwdings is made, which record includes 1he testimony and evideoce on which the appeal is to be based. HARTinfo Line: (813) 254-4278 TDD: (813) 626-9158 Fax (813) HART ------Hlllsbalou&h Transit Authority One Week left To IPPIV For FSASE ScholarshiP Students interested in applying for the $1,200 Florida State Association of Supervisor of Elections (FSASE) Scholarship have one week left to submit their paperwork for consideration. 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"11 ____________________ _________________________________________________ AlphaKappa Inc., Gamma Theta Omega ; Chapter Celebrates Founders' oav Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Gamma Theta Omega (GTO) Chapter, recently celebrated its 2012 Founders' Day activ ities with a sense of flair and true worship. Sponsored by the History Committee, the celebration included three major events: a community project, a luncheon, and a worship service. During the community project, the Sorority partnered with a thriving local business, Dress for Success, with the goal of providing business with 104 business and business casual suits, representative of the number of years Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., has existed. Using the theme, "Suits for Success," the Sorority far exceeded its goal, and proudly presented approxi mately 200 suits and other clothing articles to Ms. Katie McGill, Executive Director of Dress for Success. Following this event, the Chapter members ventured Demoris Rhodes and Josephine Hubbard. to the Tampa Club for the second part of the celebra tion. A festive, yet informational and inclusive luncheon using the theme, "Leaders Providing Timeless Service though the Years," was a treat for all attendees. The audience was welcomed by President Donna Douglas, whose warm and enthusiastic demeanor radiated to all in attendance. The Gamma Theta Omega Choir kept the audience engaged with two renditions of melodious N -0 N -Left to Right: Yvonne Long, Deborah Barnes, Donna Douglas, President, Gamma Theta Omega Chapter; Katie MeGill, Executive Director, Dress for Success; Fontaine Marion; Jestina Cox; and Sylvia Carley, Cliairman, History Committee. songs while the members enjoyed a delicious luncheon. The highlight ofthe pro gram was the presentation, "Leadership and' Timeless Service," by member Jestina Cox. Creatively designed and passionately delivered, she shared examples of how members are continuing to honor the legacy of the founders through active and timeless service projects to all mankind. The Founders' Day celebra tion concluded with worship service at St. John Progressive Missionary Church, where Rev. Dr Bartholomew Banks, Sr., ispastor. Members had a true worship experience and were thankful to be among the worshippers as _the Church celebrated its 87th Church Anniversary. Members of the History "11 Committee are: Sylvia 5 Carley, Chairman, :JJ Fontaine Marion, Co-c Chairman, Deborah > Barnes, Lynnette Barrett, Thelma Benton, Z Cheryl Byrd i Washington, Melissa m Campbell, Liz Cohen, J estina Cox, Donna (: Douglas, Deborah Duggins, Miriam Joyner m Smith, Yvonne Long and ::j April McGill. c m r-c;; :::r: m c m < m c m en c > z c "11 :!! c 5852 NORTH DALE MABRY, 888-201-7031 Ci) 2 MILES NORTH OF RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM Photos are for IHustration purposes onty. 0!996-2012 Autonatlon, Inc. m I m


. Local event :::c (.) Wllben Davis Bovs And Glris Club Hlstorv Month Program The Wilbert Davis Boys' and Girls Club held their Black History Month Program on February ::::E 29, 2012. Several community reSidents were recognized. (Photos by BRUNSON) > c a: LL c a: LL c z c( c UJ w :::::) 1-> a: w > w c w :::c UJ :J m :::::) Q. z 'i= w ...J ...J :::::) m ...J w z i= z w UJ c( c a: 0 ...J LL m N .... The Star Diva Step Team, sponsored by 5-8tar Promotions, provided entertainment at the program. Felteena Williams is the head coach. -Markus Vanee of the North Tampa Boys and Girls Club and Jason Jenkins, Unit Director, Wilbert Davis Boys and Girls Tyria, preparing for his per-Club. formanee. Derek Holmes at the Black History Program. CALL US TODAY 813-399-3585 MANICURE I PEDICURE I FACIALS MINI MASSAGE I TEMPORARY AIRBRUSH TATTOOS BRACELET IAR I UP GLOSS CREATION STATION preparing to perform. Among the honored guests were, Daryl House of Classic Gentlemen and Sol Davis of Sol Davis Printing. 1ST WEEK SPECIAL: $40.00 RELAXERS_ Valid With Coupon Wraps, Up do's Short Style Haircuts Finger Waves I Ocean Waves CONTACT: SANDRA STERGAN 813.727,.275? '"'"<3, R' Welcome N. 34th Sb eet "-.. 288


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Celebrate National Women's History Month The occasion of national Women's History Month is celebrated during the month of March. The chosen theme for 2012 is Women's Education, Women's Empowerment. The six 201.2 national honorees are recog nized as for their pioneering leadership of women and their impact on the diverse areas of education. They are: Emma Hart Willard (1787-1870) -Women Higher Education Pioneer; Charlotte Forten Grimke (1837-1914) Freedman Bureau Educator; Annie Sullivan (1866-1936) -Disability Education Architect; Gracia Molina de Pick (b.1929) Feminist Educational Reformer; Okolo Rashid (b.1949)Community Development Activist and Historical Preservation Advocate; and Brenda Flyswithhawks (b. 1950) -American Indian Advocate and Educator. Transit Listening Session Held On February 28th, a Transit Listening Session for the Lakeland community was held. The host-site of the ses sion was the Coleman-Bush Center in Lakeland. The open house format includes a brief slide show from attending transit directors Tom Phillips, of the Citrus Connection and Paul Simmons of Polk County Transit. All citizens who attended were given the opportunity to be listed as local supporters of transit and have their name entered as a part of a $200 prize drawing. 100 Men And Women Celebration Held On Sunday, March nth, the pastor, congregation and guests gathered at New Divine Church of God by Faith (COGBF), Lake Wales, Elder Freddie Hird, pastor to fellowship at their Annual 100 Men And Women In Black And White. The ch.osen theme was 'Breaking the Chains'. The Speaker of the Evening was Elder Keith Hird, Pastor of Believers House of Worship in Jacksonville Condolences &tended ':What a friend we have in Jesus, All our sins and grief to bear; What a privilege to carry, everything to God in prayer." Shaw-Ntif Talk extends condolences to Mrs. Mary McElrath and the family members and friends of the late Mrs. Florine Lawton James, Jiho passed away on March4 Final arrangements were entrusted to Sellers Funeral Home, Inc. in Ocala. The Homegoing Celebration was heli at on Saturday, March 10t at the St. John's Missionary Baptist Church in Ocala. May the Lord continue to comfort and strengthen each of you "CALL RICKY" "ASK RICKY" AUTO ACCIDENT HELPLINI!: Injured? Need a Doctor? CALL RICKY (813) 892-8193 Or Email: callrlckywilliamsOOmail.com Available 24 HrsJDa FREE Consultation RICKY E. WILLIAMS EMPWYMENT DISCRIMINATION WORKERS' COMPENSATION CIVIL SERVICE I UNION GRIEVANCE BANKRUPTCY --Chapter 7 ($500 Plus Com) 220 I \l.t.h,.,n "I lamp.t. II JJ(,tt2 \\\\''' Surprise Birlhdav Celebrati,on Held For lakeland Stvlist At the Days Inn in Lakeland, the family and friends of Faye Butler, a.k.a. Ms. Faye, came together on a Sunday after noon to surprise and honor their loved one as she celebrated another year oflife. The celebration was coordinated by Nedra Butler, along with other family Pastor Holmes shared wonderful remarks about the birthday _celebrant. Mr. and Mrs. Michael Taylor shared in the joyous occasion. memberS and friends. Ms. Faye is a Stylist at Lakeland's New Creations II where her sister, Nedra is the CEO. Among those in attendance, was Pastor H. B Holmes, who is Ms. Faye's pastor, Theresa Butler, Mr. and Mrs. Yancey Butler, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Taylor. The afternoon was filled with loving (but real!) remarks about Ms. Faye, lots of great food, fellowship and yes ... a beautifully decorated, delicious birthday cake. May this year be the best one ever for you, Ms. Faye! (Photos by ShawNuf) .... 0) N 0 .... N 'T1 r-0 c en m z :::! z m r-aJ c: r r-!!l. z Mr. and Mrs. Yancey Butler are the brother and sister-in-la. qf the birthday celebrant. .... Faye Butler was photographed with a couple of her birthday Y' celebration guests. m


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Michael's father Throughout his spring break, Michael Bell, Jr. had to stand at the comer of a busy intersection in Miami while wearing a poster that told passers-by about his bad irl grades. Michael, Sr. was with his son throughout the punish ment to make sure that nothing bad Z The teen had to wear a !z poster that read 'Hey, I want w to be a class clowri. Is it U) C a: 0 ...J LL Meridien Research is conducting a study of an investigational medication for type 2 taking metfonnin. Qualified participants will receive study-felated: Evaluations, physical exams, lab work Investigational medication m ch -.. ... .t .. ;, 727-347-8839 813-877-8839 a ST PETERSBURG T\'.IPf RP'Cl,.., : r: BRADENTON Public Policy Polling has released infor mation about southern Republican vot ers that show that many PRES. southerners OBAMA still believe that President Barack Obama is a Muslim. It is not clear from the poll how these people have come to this con clusion. The information shows that only 1496 of Alabama Republicans believe that Pres. Obama is a Christian, while 4596 believe he is a Muslim, and the 1296 of Mississippi Republicans believe that Pres.ObrumaisaChristian, while 5296 of Mississippi re publicans believe he is Mus lim. Deaanment 01 Justice Blocks Texas Voter ID Attorney General Eric Holder has been a sharp critic of laws requiring people to present photo identification before they vote. The Department of Justice is blocking a Texas law that would require all voters to present photo identification to vote, likely further fueling an intense partisan debate on this issue In a letter to Texas offi cials, Thomas Perez, head of DOJ's Office of Civil Rights, argued that the law could disproportionately im pact Latino voters, who are more likely than white voters to not currently have driver's licenses or other kinds of photo identification. "Hispanic registered vot ers are more than twice as likely as nonHispanic registered voters to lack such identification," Perez wrote. The Department of Justice also blocked South Carolina's voter identification law in December, arguing it would disproportionally affect Black and elderly voters. South Carolina is appeal ing the ruling, a move Texas is very likely to make as well. Arkansas, the state that is infamously known for its harsh segregationist past and home to the capital that gave nine Black young people hell for daring to integrate Little Rock Central High School more than so years ago, is in position to see a Black man leading its House of Repre sentatives. State Rep. Darrin Williams (D-Little Rock) was elected to as speaker' delegate by his peers by a vote of 54-46. Williams, ran against Rep. Terry Rice, R-Wal dron. Both SfATEREP. DARRIN WIIJ.IAMS rilen promised bipartisanship ap proaches to the role with Williams calling on mem bers to avoid "Washington D.C.-style politics." NY Man Charged With Beheading Girlfriend NEW YORK --A man has been charged with cutting off his pregnant girlfriend's head on a New York City rooftop in 1989. Philip Ward, 45, pleaded not guilty Monday to murdering Veronica Bowen. Ward is in prison for killing the woman who be came his girlfriend after Bowen's death. Although he entered a not guilty plea, prosecutors said he re cently con fessed to a crime in which he'd long been PHIUPWARD under suspicion. Ward's attorney, Franklin Rothman, said he was helping authorities, spurred by a desire to build a better relationship with his and Bowen's two children. Poor Parents Give Up Custodv 01 Kids For A Bener Education Tanya McDowell, the homeless Black Connecticut mother who was charged with felony larceny last year after she was caught lying about her home address so that her 6-year-old oould at tend an elementary school in a good district, was slapped with a 12-year sentence earlier this month. The Mom, who only wanted her young son to get the best education that she could provide, is also in debted to the state for $6,200. What is the fine for? It is for "stealing" educa tional services for her child. McDowell is just one of countless parents who live in impoverished areas across the country, yet still want their children to have a TANYAMCDOWELL fighting chance at getting an educa tion that is solid. The inequalities in educa tion among the haves and have-nots has been the sub ject of many staunch debates throughout the years. 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... ---,. ______ -----___ .... ----. .... ... -IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2011CA-G02899 DIVISION K ENTRUST OF TAMPA BAY LLC FBO RONALD D .EAN IRA #2322 AS TO A 7.5825% UNDIVIDED INTEREST AND BONNIE DEAN IRA #2323 AS TO A 92.4375% INTEREST PLAINTIFFS, vs ... LAWRENCE F. BROSS, STATE OF FLORIDA-DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE HILLSBO. ROUGH COUNTY, U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION and ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER AND/OR AGAINST THE ABOVE-NAMED DEFENDANTS WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID. UNKNOWN PARTYnES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSE(S), HEIR(S), DEVISEE(S), GRANTEE(S) OR OTHERWISE, DEFENDANTS, NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO F.S. CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS GIVEN that pursuant to a Summary Final Judgment in Foreclosure dated February 23.2012. ln the above-styled cause, I wt11 sell to the highest and best bidder for cash on the front steps of the building located at the County Office Building, 800 E. Twiggs Street, Rm. 201/202, Tampa, Florida, at 10:00 A.M. on the 3mb day of March. 2012. the following described property: LOT 6, BLOCK 2 OF CENTRAL PARK, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 8, PAGE(S) 14, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA. which has the address of 505 East Hugh St., Tampa, FL 33603 "If you are a p&rson with a disability who needs any accommodation In order to participate In this proceeding, you are entitled, at no coat to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator, Ms. Nancy Yanez at 800 E. Twiggs Street, Room 604, Tampa, FL 33602; telephone number 813-272-6457 two (2) working days of your receipt of this notice; If you are hearing Impaired, call the Rortda Relay Services at 1-800-955-8771 (TTY); If you are voice Impaired, call the Florida Relay Service at Dated this: 29lb. day of Flbruary. 2012 PAT FRANK CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT/COUNTY COURT 181 ALEXIS DE LA ROSA (813) 248-1921. NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING As a result of being unable to effectuate certified mail notice to violators of the City Code, notice is hereby given that a Tampa Municipal Code Enforcement Hearing Master has scheduled a public hearing on March 21, 2012 at 9:00a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to hear the below Hsted cases which are in violation of the City of Information listed below describes the case number property owner(s) violation address, code section violated, and legal description o' property in that order. The hearing will be held in City Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, City Hall, 31. 5 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, Florida. Affected property owners will be given the opportunity to discuss the alleged violations Should anyone have any questions regarding these cases, please call the Office of the City Clerk at (813) 27 4-7286. Please note that if any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Code Enforcement Hearing Master with respect to any matter con-sidered at the meeting or hearing, they will need to ensure a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. CASEI11.-z:l HOF,DENHIS 101 N.22HD 1'L SECTION: EAST TAMF BLOCKS 1 TO 42 LOTS 13 AND 14 BLOCK 20 190686.0000 CASE I 11 IIOHEWIT, JAY L IIOHEWIT, <*A 2311W. 8 ... T-.,Fl SECTION: MfCNIAY LOT tl BlOCK 5 188188.0000 CAlli! I 11-WIU.IAIIS, GAiff D. IICI'AIIL!NE, IIIISTY 2103 W. ORAY TAIIM, Fl WEST PINES REVISED MAP LOTS 15 BLOCK t1 188450.0000 CAllE 111 C.O GIWI, ROIIENCK .1. (MQ AG1) 17M w. GRACI! ... R. SECTIONS: 1-. 1-& 111-60 IIENJAMH5 2ND AllOITION TO WEST TAMF LOTS 1, 2 AND 3 BLOCK 18 178221.0000 CAlli! 111-20117 WAYNID, IlENE 17111 W. GRACE ST., T-.,1'1. SECTIONS: 19-40 & 111-60 BENJAMIN'S 2ND ADOITION TO WEST TAMF LOT 4 AND E 9FT OF LOT 5 BLOCK 18 178222 0000 CASEI11-2D2211 fiOieAO, JOSE R. ARRIIDIIfiBIA, -.MIROS C. 2311W.AACH ... SECTIONS: 1$-231 & 1$-232 ADOITION TO WEST TAMf LOT 10 BLOCK 8 177985.0050 CA81!111 S1D'HDS, DURA DEOHE -..-An Nil, I'L SECTIONS: 1-. 1-& 111-60 WEST PINES REVISED MAP LOT 22 BLOCK 1 188323.0100 CA81!111-STDHDS. DURA DeOfll -W.SIJIH ... ,_, R. SECTIONS: 1-. 1-& 111-60 WEST PINES REVISED MAP W Ill OF LOT 3 AND LOT 4 BLOCK 4 11113118.0000 CASE 111 .. IICELWANEY, JUSTIN LEE 3305 W.IIORRISON AYE., T-._1'1. SECTION: GOLF VIEW PlACE LOT 15 BLOCK 8 118178.0000 CA81!111 HYIIAN, ANDREW M. 114 8. LOIS AVE., t-., R. SECTION : 1$-233 WOOOORCNE 1l N Ill OF THE FOLLOWING llESC PARCEL: THE S 11 FT OF W 88.58 FT OF LOT 10, LOT 11 & W 38. 58 FT OF LOT 12 119834.0000 CASEI11a TORO,JUAN RIVAS, EDITH 3211 E. fTH AVE., T-., 1'L SECTIONS: 19-40, 18-49 POWELL'S AOOITION LOT 2 BLOCK 10 175810.0000 CAIE I 11-11712 PLUM, KURT R. 111111 N. BRANCH AVE., -r-. I'L CODE SECnoNs: &-105. 1, HEIOKTSOF HORTMllWAto LOT 8 Bi.OCK 2 184819.0000 CA81!111-2111113 NAPOU!S, BERIWIOO AOORIGUEZ, IURA 113 W. NORTH ... T-.,1'1. CODE SECTIONS: &-104.3, &-1oe:A, NORTH fIRI( ANNEX W 11 FTOFlOT817 ANDLOT818 1835ee.OOOO CA8EI11.allfl' MCUON,E.IIA -E. 111M AVE., T-.,I'L CODE SECTIONS: 5-10U, &-108.4, BAKER'S AOOITION E 716 FTOF LOT2&W25 .. FTOF LOT3 BLOCK1 11181153.0000 CA8EI11-12-GG W. 8Ail..IUM ... T-.1'1. CODE SECTIONS: &-10U,II-108A,II-105 1 fN.MA CBA fIRI( A RESUB OF 8l.OCK8 es, 17, 7'2, AND 73 LOT I BLOCK 72 1281583.0100 IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT AND SECTION 286.26, FLORIDA STATUTES, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES NEEDING SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS MEETING SHOULD CONTACT THE CITY CLERK'S OFFICE AT LEAST FORTY-EIGHT (48) HOURS PRIOR TO THE DATE OF THE MEETING. INTERESTED PARTIES MAY APPEAR AND BE HEARD AT SAID HEARING. SHIRLEY FOXX-KNOWLES CITY CLERK INVITATION TO BID Competitive sealed bids will be received by the Southwest Florida Water Management District, Brooksville, Florida, and publicly opened on April 3, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. for : RFIJ 1205 -Monitor Well Construction up to 1 ,000 Feet The Request for Bid may be obtained through the District's Internet website at under "VifY'N Our Solicitations on DemandStar" or "Alternate View of Our Current Solicitations Southwest Florida Water Management Dis t r i ct, Procurement 2379 Broad Street, Brooksville, Florida 34604-6899; procurement@waterrnatters.org; 352-796-7211 ext. 4133; or in Florida: 1-423-1476, TOO ONLY 1-800-231-6103. The District reserves the right to reject any or all bids/proposals receiYed with or without cause. Andree Shamblin Buyer2 'TI r-0 :!! en m z -f z m r-aJ c: r rm ::j z ., c: m r-c;; :I: m Part-Time Bus Drivers Needed Must Have COL Class B With P Endorsement Clean Driving Record And Background Call (813) 412-4168 Dezignz' Of Elegance Hair Salon Boutique Is Looking For Friendly Hair Stylist And Braiders For March Special Contact Owner Bobby 813-516-3255 A na Medical Is Looking For 2-Day AN's 10 Night AN's .. Pay Between $36.00 And $45.00 Hourly Contact Marc (813) 770o2958 -f c: m en c ,. z c 'TI :::u 6


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NOTICE OF SALE (Pursuant to Chapter 45) NOTICE OF SALE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order Resetting Sale of Re-Foreclosure dated February 28, 2012, and entered in Case No. 11-11420, Division K, the Circuit Court of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Hillsborough County, Florida, wherein NAFH National Bank, Plaintiff, and Town N Country Pointe, Ltd., et. al., are Defendants, I sell the following property situated in Hillsborough County, Florida as described: EXHIBIT A 7916B Building 3, Hanley Road 7923A Building 9, Landmark Circle 7923B Building 9, Landmark Circle 7903C Building 10, Landmark Lane Units 7917, 7917a, 7919, 7919a, 7919b, 7919c Building 6, Landmark Terrace; Units 77028, 7702b, 7708, Building 21 Landmark Way OF PALMERA POINTE, A CONDOMINIUM, ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 15983, AT PAGE 711, AS AMENDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 16253, AT PAGE 455, AND OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 18448, .. AT PAGE 1519, AND ALL EXHIBITS AND AMENDMENTS THEREOF, AND RECORDED IN CONDOMINIUM PLAT BOOK 20, AT PAGE 127, ALL OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA. At public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, except as set forth hereinafter, on April 13. 2012. at 10:00 a.m. at 800 E. TWiggs $t .. Room 202. Tampa. FL 33602 in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida statutes. Any person claiming an interest in this surplus from the sale, if any, other tt)an the property owner as of the date of Lis Pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. "If you are a person with a who needs any accommodation In order to participate In this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator, Ms. Nancy Yanez .. 800 E. Twiggs Street, Room 604, Tampa, FL 33112; telephone number 813-272-6457 two (2) working clap of your receipt of this notice; H you are hearing d, call the Florida Relay Services at 1-80Q-955-tr71 (TTY); If you are voice Impaired, call the Florida Relay Service at 1 Dated this: 12lb. day of March. 2012. PAT FRANK CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT 181 GLENDALY MARTINEZ Aa Deputy Clerk TAMPA-HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY EXPRESSWAY AUTHORITY INVITATION TO BID (ITB) SWANN AVENUE UNDERPASS IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT THEA PROJECT NO. Q-12-()2312 The Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway Authority (THEA) is soliciting sealed bids from qualified cOntractors to provide all materials, equipment, transportation, tools and labor necesSary for the beautification of the Swarm Avenue Underpass. The overall purpose of the project is to provide a pedestrian friendly underpass. The general scope for this projeCt consists of a number of aesthetic improvements including pedestrian friendly walkways, a fresh coat of paint fdr the underpass, seasonal plantings based on hardiness, irrigation and lighting enhancements. All work will be coordinated with THEA and the City of Tampa. All work is located in Hillsborough County, Aorida, (the "projectj. A Pre-Bid Conference and Project Site Tour will be held Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 9:00am. in the THEA Board Room located on the 1st floor of ttle Transportation Management Center located at 11 04 East Twiggs Street, TamP&, FL 33602. bidders are encouraged to attend. T':le ITB is available through a link on THEA's website (www.tampa-xway.com) and the DemandStar System (www.demandstar.com). Interested firms shall submit a completed response to the THEA, 1104 East Twiggs Street, Suite 300, 3rd Floor, Tampa, FL 33602. 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FLORIDA SENTINEL FRIDAY,MARCH16,2012 c St. John Progressive M.l. Church 81th Anniversarv St. John Progressive M. B. Church celebrated its 87th Anniversary recently. The theme was "Continuing the Legacy ... Thanking qod Th rough Preaching, Praising and Worshiping," Psalm too. (Photos by Julia Jackson) Pastor and Mrs. Banks with guests. From left to right are: Rev. Bart Baiaks, Geraldine Williams, Atty. Barbara Twine Thomas, First Lady Vanessa Banks, and Geraldine Twine. These members are Mattie Brown, Cheryl Burnett and her daughter, Taylor. Ms. Donna Douglas at-Mr. and Mrs. Narin and tended the service. daughters, Monica Zahava and Elaina. COGIC Holv Serying God With All Our Heart Body And Soul The Jurisdiction of Southwestern Florida hosted the Holy Convocation in Tampa at Brown Memorial Church of God in Christ, Bishop Matthew Williams, Pastor and Jurisdictional Prelate. Several services were held, including a seivice with Bishop Charles Blake, leading up to the final sernce with the message from Bishop Williams. (Photos by Julia Jackson) Among those at the Convocation were: M. Mitchell, Mishon Shaw, Pastor A. D. Shaw and Monet Davis. Twila McCullough Deacon and Mrs. Leon (Shelia Shaw) Lillie attended the service. Ms. Gloria Thomas was also in attendance. Reverend and Mrs. Johnny (Elizabeth) Smiley at-. tended the convocation. Dion Simpson and Pastor Romando at the Holy Convocation service ..


Florida Memorial Universitv President Visits Tampa a: C( c a: u. c a: u. c z oC c en w ::J The president of Florida Memorial University, Dr Henry Lewis, III, was in Tampa a few weeks ago to talk about his role as the new president. He was also on a mission to recruit and intro duce new students to the uni versity. (Photos by Julia Jackson and Lomax Mcintyre) Atty. Jeraldine Williams Shaw with Dr. Henry Lewis, III. Evelyn Bethune, alumni host, and her sister, Estelle Davenport at the luncheon. 1-The luncheon was also attended by Jackie Among guests at the luncheon were Gloria In attendance were: Alexiss Escalante, Shirley D. Watson, Brenda Thompson. Rear, Rhonesia Dennard, Sheldon "Cornbread" Dennard and Teryal Dennard. > Wilds, Yolanda Anthony and Frances Sykes. Sylvester, Vivian Jones and Pam Blocker. a: w > w c w :I: en ::::i ID ::J 0. z ti ..J ..J ::J ID ..J w z i= z w en Tired of driving, high gas_ p rices, an? the stress of congestion? Let HART get you to your destination. HART is a dear, dean and inexpensive alternative to the automobile ..J u. 0 I N w 0 HART has more than 20 Park-n-Ride lots and transfer centers. The concept is easy. Park your car in the lots and take a HART bus. Even if you don't have a car, these centers service many of our routes. HART is hard at work serving our community with improvements including, our Yukon Park-n-Ride transfer center, located between North Central Avenue and North SeminoleAvenue. In the HART Yukon Park-n-Ride transfer center, HART is doubling the number of bus bays, adding public restroom facilities, and improving traffic circulation for better school bus drop-off. For more information on fares, routes, and how HART can make your life easier visit our web-site www.goHART.org, or call ,the HART information line: {813) 254-HART {4278). Ride HART. Be Smart.


., :::D 1 can crushed pineapple in juice, undrained 1 can Sweetened Condensed Milk 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice 1 teaspoon grated lime peel 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 4 to 5 drops yellow food coloring 1 cup heavy cream DIRECTIONS: Copmbine undrained pineapple, sweetened condensed milk, lime juice, lime peel, vanilla and food coloring, if desired, in a large bowl; mix well. Whip cream in medium bowl with electric mixer at medium speed until stiff peaks form. Fold into pineapple mooure. Pour into 9 X s inch loaf pan or 2-quart freezer-safe container. Cover; freeze until i;irm, about 3 hours. (!.a.'c.i.IJhean cflonea.-8pLC!etl e/Udcen CWult df.ana.o 1/4 cup honey 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 2 teaspoons grated lemon peel 1 ripe mango, peeled and diced 1 onion, peeled and quartered 2 fresh jalapeno peppers, halved and seeded 2 teaspoons paprika 2 teaspoons vegetable oil 1-1/2 teaspoons garlic salt 1/2 teaspoon each ground cinnamon and ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves 1 tablespoon vegetable oil DIRECTIONS: In a small bowl, combine honey, lemon juice and lemon peel; whisk until well blended. Remove 1/4 cup of mixture to food processor container; set aside. Add mango to honey-lemon mixture in bowl; toss to coat. Store in refrig erator. Add onion, jalapenos, paprika, oil, garlic salt, cinnamon, pepper and all spice to honey-lemon mixture in a food processor container. Process until very finely chopped; scrape down sides when necessary. Spread mixture evenly over both sides of chicken breasts. Spread oil in a 13 x 9-inch baking pan. Arrange chicken breasts in pan. Bake at 375F for 25 to 30 minutes or until cooked through. Remove chicken to serving platter; top with reserved mango. N c ...... N ., r-0 :2 (/) m z ::::! z m r-aJ c: r rm ::::! z ""0 c: tD r-Cii ::I: m c m < m :::D -< -t c: m (/) c )> z c 3J c C) m Co) I 0


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