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An Iconic Undertaking: A look at the scale of the new Bay bridge

BY WILL ISERN PHOTOS COURTESY OF FDOT

The scale of the new Pensacola Bay Bridge project can be hard to grasp. Hundreds of millions of pounds of concrete. Twenty four million pounds of steel. Four hundred million dollars. The single largest transportation infrastructure project in Northwest Florida history. “It’s one thing to see it on paper,” said Santa Rosa County commissioner and Florida-Alabama Transportation Planning Organization chairman Rob Williamson. “It’s something all together different to be driving adjacent to this massive change to the vista and entry to both our counties and start to see the size and scope of this bridge come to life right in front of us.” The project has already been underway for nearly a year. Cranes like crisscrossed skyscrapers tower over the old bridge, maneuvering huge concrete structures into place. The driving of piles echoes across the bay. The current bridge opened in 1960 and was declared structurally deficient in 2010, having reached the end of its 50-year lifespan. Northwest Florida was fortunate in the years directly afterward to have Don Gaetz sitting as president of the state senate. After leaving office, Gaetz told the story of how the new bridge

was originally intended to be a toll bridge. Rather than let that plan move forward, however, Gaetz refused to sign off on the state Department of Transportation’s multi-year work plan for the I-4 corridor unless money was found to fund the bridge without a toll. “I said, ‘I’m telling you you’re going to have to wait two more years until I’m out of this office, because I’m not signing these documents unless there’s something in this arrangement for Northwest Florida,” Gaetz said at the time. The FDOT agreed to not place a toll on the bridge, and began soliciting bids for construction. Following a lengthy selection process in 2016, Skanska USA Civil Southeast was selected as the design-build firm to construct the new bridge at a price of $398.5 million. Based upon Skanska’s design, the new bridge will actually be two identical spans stretching side-byside across the bay. The first span

is being built now, with three lanes, ten-foot shoulders and walking paths on either said. Skanska stands to earn a $15 million bonus if it can complete construction of the first span by Jan. 2019 and move traffic from the current bridge onto the new span. The current bridge will then be torn down and a second, identical span will be built in its place. Total completion is scheduled for summer of 2020. FDOT spokesman Ian Satter said the project has required intense coordination between FDOT, Skanska and governments on both sides of the bridge. “First and foremost it’s a monumental project for us so there’s a lot of work for us, for our contractor and for their subcontractors,” he said. “From day one of this process we’ve communicated with Pensacola, Gulf Breeze and Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties because this project affects all of us.” The new bridge will be made up of thousands of replications of three main pieces. There are the supporting piles, driven deep into the floor of the bay, the “trophy pieces” that extend like “Y” shapes from tops of the piles, and the horizontal beams that will stretch across trophy pieces, forming the support upon which the driving surface of the bridge will be poured – foot-by-foot – for 3.7 miles. As well as being wider and taller than the current bridge, the new bridge will also feature several technological upgrades including “aesthetically pleasing bridge lighting” with different color setting, close-circuit video monitoring and a “Wrong Way Detection System”. The work to build the bridge begins at the Bayou Chico casting yard where 280 daily workers cast the huge concrete structures that are delivered by barge to the new bridge site. There, another 80 workers position, set and fasten the pieces in to place. Crews have recently begun to pour the first sections of the new bridge’s driving surface on the Gulf Breeze side of bridge.

Estimates from the University of West Florida’s Haas Center for Business Research and Economic Development indicate the project is creating or sustaining approximately 4,800 jobs in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties, along with the rest of the state. As chairman of the Florida-Alabama Transportation Planning Organization, Williamson said he sees the new bridge as testament to the growth of the part of the state. “I think when first time visitors land at the airport and come across the bridge, whether they’re going to Pensacola Beach, or Navarre or visiting the Andrew’s Institute, that bridge is going to tell a very favorable story about the growth and direction of this part of Florida,” he said. “We are the future of Florida as it relates growth and I think this amount of money being allocated here from Tallahassee demonstrates that.”

By the numbers

Cubic yards of concrete: 162,000 Pounds of steel: 23.6 million Number of piles: 2,124 Number of “trophy pieces”: 416 Number of beams: 1,020 Number of travel lanes: Three east and three westbound (12-feet each). Number of shoulders: Four, two on each bridge (10-feet wide). Number of bicycle/pedestrian paths: One on each bridge (10-feet wide). Average daily traffic count: 55,000 vehicles. Construction period: 1,408 days (plus allowable delays for weather, etc.) Construction cost: $398.5 million. Estimated completion: Summer 2020 Source: Florida Department of Transportation


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APPLICATIONS RECEIVED FOR OKALOOSA COUNTY COURT JUDGE AND ANNOUNCEMENT OF INTERVIEW SCHEDULE The following is a list of the applicants for the County Court vacancy in Okaloosa County due to the resignation of County Court Judge T. Patterson Maney. Names of the applicants are listed below in alphabetical order. All interviews will take place on Monday, March 26, 2018 at the times denoted at the Okaloosa County Courthouse - Annex, Hearing Room 2-501, 1940 Lewis Turner Boulevard, Ft. Walton Beach, Florida 32547. 1. J. Bruce Bowman 9:15 AM 2. Ginger Bowden Madden 9:45 AM 3. Angela Mason 10:15 AM 4. Thomas Nixon 10:45 AM 5. Sarah V. Oberliesen 11:15 AM LUNCH 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM 6. Jonathan Schlechter 12:30 PM 7. David Stevens 1:00 PM All interviews are open to the public. Once convened, all interviews follow respectively until all interviews are complete. Immediately following the interviews the First Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission will deliberate in closed session for the purpose of selecting nominees for submission to the Governor. The agenda is as follows:

NOTICE OF TELEPHONIC MEETING PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the First Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission will be conducting a public meeting by telephone on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 3:30 PM CDT. All members of the commission and the public are invited to attend by calling 1-712-432-6340 Passcode: 931098 followed by the # sign. The purpose of the meeting is to conduct the regular business of the commission. Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any persons requiring special accommodations to attend this meeting by telephone is requested to advise Pamela E. Langham, Chair at pam@ langham.net at least 48 hours before the meeting

9:00 AM JNC Convenes. Discussion: Protocol and Procedures for the interviews and for the closed session in the afternoon. 9:15 AM - 11:45 AM Interviews: Bowman, Madden, Mason, Nixon, Oberliesen 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM Lunch 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Interviews: Schlechter, Stevens 1:30 PM - until finished Closed session: deliberations to select nominees for submission to the Governor Members of the bench, bar and the public are encouraged to contact members of the Commission concerning applicants for judicial positions. Commission members in alphabetical order are: Mr. Robert Andrade, Ms. Ginger Bouk, Mr. Michael Griffith, Ms. Kristin Hual, Pamela E. Langham, Mr. Louis Maygarden III, Major General Gary McCoy, Ms. Wanda Morgan and Mr. Bobby Whitney. Reference letters or comments can also be emailed to the Chair at pam@langham.net Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person(s) requiring special accommodations to attend this meeting is requested to advise Valerie Broxson, 1.850.609.5430, at least 48 hours before the meeting begins.

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Gallery Night Goes Green for St. Patrick’s Day Themed Event

On Friday, Mar. 16 from 5-11pm, Downtown Pensacola will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a green themed event. In addition to providing a St. Patty’s day atmosphere, Gallery Night Pensacola’s March event will feature the artwork from the students of the Pensacola State College Art Box. “Participating in Gallery Night was a club goal from the very start, even before the club had officially been created. It is such a great opportunity for students to sell their artwork and get their name out there, and for us to be in the middle of the fun and learn how to sell art and work with clients.” Says Daniela De Castro, PSC Art Box President. “It was always about more than just exposure, though; it is one of the most fun ways to be directly involved with our community. We love Gallery Night, and want to support it and be a part of it. We never expected to be the featured artists, but are so very grateful and excited for it!” The Pensacola State College Art Box was founded in 2017 with the mission of providing a space and time for likeminded students to connect through art and to give back to the community. The PSC Art Box aims to live their mission through three goals: to uplift and inspire through art, to promote the arts locally and beyond, and to grow artistically and personally through networking within our community. The club officers and members are committed to giving back to the community, and are enthusiastic about the future of the club. Along with continuing to participate in Gallery Night, inviting guest speakers and hosting workshops, the club is working on establishing an outreach program with local Escambia

schools to involve younger students in the art world. The March Gallery Night event will also feature more than 20 fine artists, craftsman, performance artists and musicians all along the streets of Downtown Pensacola. Artistic mediums to include glass, paint, woodworking, jewelry, and mixed media. In addition to arts and activities, live musical performances, and food trucks with a variety of savory and sweet fare, downtown restaurants, galleries and shops will be open extended hours encouraging patrons to come and explore downtown. Participating Downtown Pensacola merchants and businesses: Al Fresco, Badlands, Beef O’ Brady’s, Belle Ame, Blend Lounge, Blue Morning Gallery, Dog House Deli, CoWork @nnex, The Global Grill, Hopjacks, Intermissions, Jackson’s Steakhouse, Play, O’Riley’s Irish Pub, One Palafox Place, Seville Quarter, Shux Oyster Bar, Jeweler’s Trade Shop, The Tin Cow, V Paul’s, Wild Greg’s, World of Beer, Jordan Valley Restaurant, Legal Graffiti, Cigar Factory Pensacola and Nom Sushi Izakaya. Gallery Night Pensacola is made possible by the following sponsors: Stevenson Klotz Law, Emmanuel Sheppard and Condon, Regions Bank, McMahon and Hadder Insurance, Lewis Bear Company, Highpoint Hotel Corporation, Levin-Rinke Realty, CocaCola, Republic National Distributing Company, First Community Mortgage, YMCA of Northwest Florida, East Hill Medical Group, CoWork @nnex, and The Shoppes at Palafox Place. For more information visit gallerynightpensacola.org.

Ballet Pensacola Presents “Aladdin” Ballet Pensacola invites you to Aladdin-a tale of love, trickery and triumph! Bring the entire family to enjoy the adventures of Aladdin as he attempts to win Princess Jasmine’s affection while staving off the evil sorcerer Jafar! Performances are April 20, 21, 27, 28 at 7:30 p.m. and April 22 at 2:30p.m. at the Pensacola Cultural Center. Aladdin will feature intricate stage displays and special effects, including a magic carpet ride! Ballet Pensacola’s interpretation of the classic story of Aladdin will be set to the contemporary music of E.S. Posthumus. “Aladdin is a classic story, but an atypical ballet” said Artistic Director Richard Steinert whom choreographs and directs the show. “Telling this story through dance is a challenge that will bring out the best in our company, from the dancers to the set designers.” Aladdin also marks the last main

stage performance for Principal Dancer Kayla Bartlett, whom plays Jasmine. Kayla has been dancing with Ballet Pensacola for seven seasons, often playing lead roles such as the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker, Odile in Swan Lake and Mina in Dracula. “I’m thankful for the opportunities the community of Pensacola has provided me,” said Kayla. “I will always cherish the years that I’ve spent dancing in Pensacola and look forward to my final role as Jasmine in Aladdin!” Single ticket prices start at $25 and may be purchased through the Pensacola Cultural Center Box Office at 850-432-2042 or www.pensacolalittletheatre.com. This performance is generously sponsored by Avanza Medical Research Center and Accustaff. For more information, visit www.balletpensacola.com.

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NSA partners with UWF to accelerate cybersecurity degree completion and workforce development The University of West Florida and the National Security Agency announce a partnership to enhance cybersecurity workforce development and create accelerated pathways toward completion of an undergraduate cybersecurity degree program. The agreement allows students who complete the Joint Cyber Analysis Course to earn undergraduate credit hours at UWF. JCAC is open to active military. The six-month JCAC course is designed to train individuals with limited computer experience and make them proficient in cyber analysis. “The National Security Agency’s National Cryptologic School is very pleased to be partnering with the University of West Florida to assist our nation in developing and training federal and military workers in cybersecurity,” said Dr. Leonard Reinsfelder, Commandant, NSA National Cryptologic School. “Cybersecurity is both an economic security threat and a national security threat, which makes cybersecurity a national imperative. The University of West Florida recognizes the unique talent of our nation’s cyber warriors, especially our military in the State of Florida, and we are pleased to partner with them as we prepare for the future. “Last year, more than 4,000 military students completed this complex cyber course. The course is divided into 10 modules and covers 25 topics ranging from computer fundamentals to programming to forensics methodology and malware analysis. The NSA National Cryptologic School oversees JCAC, which is housed at the Center for Information Warfare Training at Corry Station in Pensacola. The partnership between the JCAC, NSA and UWF is a natural outgrowth of the mutual intent in securing our country.” For JCAC graduates, the University will apply up to 30 credit hours toward a bachelor’s degree in computing and

information sciences with a cybersecurity specialization or 15 credit hours toward an associate’s degree in general education. Once enrolled at UWF, students may be awarded up to three additional semester credit hours based on credit-by-proficiency evaluation. “This partnership is an excellent opportunity to prepare our students for successful careers in cybersecurity by providing our educational resources,” said UWF President Martha D. Saunders. “It aligns with our unwavering commitment to train cybersecurity talent and address the critical cybersecurity workforce shortage across the nation.” In 2016, the NSA and Department of Homeland Security designated the UWF undergraduate cybersecurity program as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education. The University received designation in 2017 as a Center of Academic Excellence Regional Resource Center for the Southeast Region. UWF provides leadership to advance cyber defense education among colleges and universities in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Puerto Rico and South Carolina. UWF is one of only five higher education institutions that NSA has partnered with to offer accelerated degrees. UWF joins Augusta University, Dakota State University, Drexel University and University of Maryland University College in that distinction. “This agreement will allow JCAC graduates to accelerate completion of our excellent undergraduate cybersecurity program,” said Dr. George Ellenberg, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs. “The unique program will hone specialized skills and provide a fast track toward career advancement for these students.” For more information about cybersecurity, visit uwf.edu/cybersecurity.

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College of Business calls for Ethics in Business nominations

The University of West Florida College of Business, in partnership with the Combined Rotary Clubs of Pensacola, is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Combined Rotary of Pensacola Ethics in Business Award. This is the 16th year the college and Combined Rotary Clubs of Pensacola have sponsored the awards. “Over the past 16 years the Combined Rotary Clubs of Pensacola and the UWF College of Business have recognized distinguished Pensacola business leaders whose business practices and relationships with customers, employees and the community exemplify the highest standards of business ethics and conform to the Rotary principles of Serve Above Self,” said Dr. Ed Ranelli, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and dean emeritus for the college. The primary criterion for award nominees is adherence to the high ethical standards of honesty, integrity and consistency in dealing with employees, contractors and customers, while positively enhancing the economic well-being of the organization’s stakeholders and providing jobs, opportunities and profits. Additional criteria are

based on participation in activities that are beneficial to the community beyond the provision of economic benefits and service as a leader or innovator in the firm’s business sector. This award is given annually each spring to one individual from the small business sector, less than 50 employees, and one individual from the large business sector, 50 or more employees. The award recognizes those who exemplify the concept of “service above self” and who work to build a positive sense of worth within both the business community and the broader community as a whole. The award recipients will be honored at the 2018 Combined Rotary Luncheon which will be held at noon on May 7, 2018 at New World Landing located at 600 South Palafox St. in downtown Pensacola. The deadline for nominations is March 31, 2018. Nominations should include a description of the nominee’s ethical activities and address the criteria outlined on the nomination form. For more information and to complete the nomination form, visit uwf.edu/ cob/ethics-in-business-award.

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Spotlight on Art at Blue Morning Gallery

The Spotlight on Art this month is Art for the Heart and Soul featuring the art of Vanda McCormick – Painter; Carol Loethen – Painter; and Melinda Giron – Jeweler. This trio brings a variety of colorful and unique artwork that conveys character, excitement and reflects the beauty of their surroundings and inner beings. This show runs through March 24th. The next Spotlight on Art is the UWF Scholarship Show and will feature the artwork of the 2018 Blue Morning Gal-

lery UWF Scholarship Recipient, Sarah Huckaby. A reception will be held at the gallery on Friday, April 6 from 5-8 pm. This show runs from March 25 through April 21st. Blue Morning Gallery has moved back to its new and former location located at 21 S. Palafox. The gallery moved from what was formerly the Dollarhide Music location. For information, call 850-4299100 or visit the website at www. bluemorninggallery.com.

Pirates, Lady Pirates Basketball Players Named to FCSAA AllPanhandle Conference Teams

Nine Pensacola State College Pirates and Lady Pirates basketball players have been named to the Florida College System Activities Association AllPanhandle Conference Teams. Nia Johnson and Naterria Luster were selected to the FCSAA All-Panhandle Conference First Team Women’s Basketball Team. Johnson, a 5-foot 7-inch guard, is a sophomore from Sandersville, Georgia. Luster, a 6-foot forward, is a sophomore and from Richmond, Virginia. Ta’Sheanne Armstrong, Mylashia Yancey and Ahyiona Vason were named to the FCSSA All-Panhandle Conference Second Team Women’s Basketball Team. Armstrong, a 5-foot 4-inch point guard, is a sophomore and is from El cumulation of too many points on one’s Dorado, Arkansas. Yancey, a 5-foot driving record; 3) failure to pay child support; 4) failure to pay or work off fines, fees, and costs imposed as part of a criminal sentence; 5) failure to maintain automobile insurance; 6) failure to register a vehicle or keep or renew the registration; 7) failure to obtain, renew, Dr. Michael Coleman, a Pensacola or return a car tag; or 8) designation as State College faculty member, was an habitual traffic offender. Licenses awarded First Diploma in the 2018 may also be revoked as a consequence Golden Key Piano Composition Comof entering a plea to certain crimes, petition. such as driving under the influence or Coleman’s winning composition, certain drug-related offenses. “Room 857,” is written for solo piano. Convictions for driving while li- A Pensacola State adjunct music incense suspended or revoked can carry structor for more than 24 years, he will serious consequences. A first offense perform the piece in August at Ehrbar is a second degree misdemeanor. A sec- Hall in Vienna, and at Bӧsendorfer ond offense can be charged as a first Hall at Mozarthaus during the Golden degree misdemeanor. A third or subse- Key Music Festival at Vienna. quent offense can be charged as a third Since its inception in 2002, the Golddegree felony punishable by up to five en Key Music Festival of the United years in prison. States has established itself as a major Interested persons can register at cultural event that attracts instrumenhttps://escambiacountydriverlicense- talists and vocalists from across the clinic.eventbrite.com. U.S. and other continents. The compeRegistration will remain open until tition’s mission is to give musicians the capacity is reached. Walk-ins will not opportunity to display their talents on be accepted. For more information, some of the most prestigious concert please contact Judge Jennifer Frydry- stages. chowicz’s office at 850-595-4427. At the 2018 Golden Key Piano Com-

First Judicial Circuit to hold Driver’s License Clinic to Assist Participants in Restoring Driving Privileges

The First Judicial Circuit will host a Driver’s License Clinic on Friday, April 27, 2018, to assist individuals whose licenses have been revoked, suspended, or cancelled. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the M.C. Blanchard Judicial Building. Staff from the Florida Department of Revenue, Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, Escambia County Clerk of Court, Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Office of the State Attorney, and the Office of the Public Defender, along with judges and court staff, will be on hand to assist registrants and provide individualized information relevant to each participant’s personal circumstances. The goal of the clinic is to provide “onestop shopping” for citizens to interact with the appropriate state agencies and/ or the court so they can determine how to regain their driving privileges. The clinic will not be able to assist those persons with licenses revoked, suspended or cancelled due to out-of-state matters. Additionally, the clinic will not address pending criminal charges. Driver’s licenses may be suspended for a variety of reasons, including: 1) failure to pay traffic tickets; 2) the ac-

9-inch guard is a sophomore and from Ashburn, Georgia. Vason, a 5-foot 4-inch point guard, is a sophomore and is from Montgomery, Alabama. Willesley Butler, a 6-foot 8-inch forward center, was selected to the FCSAA All-Panhandle Conference First Team Men’s Basketball Team. He is a sophomore from Troy, New York. Named to the FCSAA All-Panhandle Conference Second Team Men’s Basketball Team were Daryl Lewis, Yeikson Montero and Gerald Williams. Lewis, a 6-foot 1-inch guard, is a sophomore and from Gaithersburg, Maryland. Montero, a 6-foot 5-inch guard, is a freshman and from Troy, New York. Williams, a 6-foot 5-inch guard, is a sophomore and from Brooklyn, New York.

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Bar Association Executive Director The Escambia – Santa Rosa Bar Association (ESRBA), a Florida nonprofit incorporated association based in Pensacola, is seeking applicants for its Executive Director position. The Executive Director serves a bench and bar population of approximately 725 members, and reports to the ESRBA’s Executive Council and to the Board for the ESRBA’s supporting Foundation. Primary responsibilities include providing leadership and support to the Council and Board, overseeing the management of member meetings and events, managing a staff of two persons, ensuring accurate and timely financial statements and budgeting, maintaining executive oversight to the ESRBA’s activities and assets, and serving as the ESRBA’s ambassador to the membership and public at large. A Bachelor’s degree is required; an advanced degree in business, law, public administration, marketing, or related field is highly preferred. Salary range of $45,000-$60,000 based on experience and ability. EEO employer and drug-free workplace. For more information, please see the complete position profile at:

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position Competition, 134 participants from the U.S., Greece, Hong Kong, Singapore, Macao, Turkey, Russia, China, Canada, Serbia, South Korea, Georgia, Switzerland, Lebanon, Thailand, Australia, Great Britain and Italy were adjudicated. An accomplished musician, Coleman also has been awarded two silver medals at the 2017 Global Music Awards in La Jolla, California, for his composition “Seville Rag” ─ a work written for Pensacola pianist Bobby van Deusen. “Seville Rag” is featured on van Deusen’s most recent CD, “My Favorite Rags.” Later this year, Coleman’s “String Quartet No. 1” will be on a new CD

release by the Amernet String Quartet. And his “The ‘96 Etude” will be released on Steinway’s Spirio recording project by Steinway Artist Kadisha Onalbayeva. The work is dedicated to Onalbayeva who recorded it at Steinway Gallery in New York. She also will perform the composition on June 6 at Carnegie Hall. Last fall, Onalbayeva also performed “The ’96 Etude” at the University of Mobile and the Spanish Fort Steinway Gallery. On Feb. 27, she performed the composition at William Carey University in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and will perform it again on April 29 at the Legacy Series at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Pensacola. Coleman’s “Ritratto No. 1” (for solo flute) was premiered by flautist Hillary Tidman on Oct. 15 at the Birmingham (Alabama) New Music Festival. He also had two other piano works to premiere at the festival. At the recent Pensacola ComposerFest XIII held Feb. 11 at Pensacola State, Coleman premiered his “Un Bagatelle” (2018) and performed on Kari Henrik Juusela’s “PBBP Blues” for cello and piano. Pianist Gulzhan Uzenbayeva also performed Coleman’s “Chaconne” on Jan. 14 at the Kamerman Piano Series at Pensacola State. Also, the Kazakh Piano Duet ─ Uzenbayeva and Onalbayeva ─ premiered “KadiKhan” (2018) Coleman’s new work for piano duo on Jan. 25 at the University of Mobile. The duet performed “KadiKhan” again on Jan. 28 at the Albany (Georgia) Symphony Orchestra Chamber Series.

Pensacola Museum of Art to host instant photographs exhibition

The Pensacola Museum of Art announces a pop-up exhibition, “LAND STAR: Photographs by Richard McCabe,” on view now through March 26. This exhibition features instant Polaroid photographs from Richard McCabe’s recently released book, “LAND STAR” published by Aint—Bad, an independent publisher of new photographic art. The exhibition will also include a series of site-specific Fuji instax color studies, made from multiple instant prints. “LAND STAR” is a four-year photographic exploration along roads less traveled throughout the hinterlands of the American South. In 2014, McCabe set out with a Polaroid Land Camera and a road map to make instant souvenirs of the place where he grew up and continues to live. “LAND STAR” aims to capture the vanishing vernacular signage and architecture of the region. “These instant objects offer a glimpse into a photographic journey,” said Felicia E. Gail, assistant curator for the museum. “McCabe’s visions from ‘LAND STAR’ invite us to hit the road alongside him, and consider for ourselves the complex histories these sites inhabit in the American South.

McCabe’s adjacent color studies speak to the ineffable moments that one may experience while driving and daydreaming down forgotten backroads and old, dusty highways.” McCabe is a photographer and curator based in New Orleans. In 1998, he received a master’s degree in studio art from Florida State University. His photographs have been featured in gallery and museum exhibitions throughout the United States. Since 2010, he served as the curator of photography at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. He has organized and curated over 25 exhibitions including “Seeing Beyond the Ordinary,” “The Mythology of Florida,” “The Rising,” “Eudora Welty: Photographs from the 1930-40s,” “The Colourful South,” and “Self-Processing: Instant Photography.” Located at 407 S. Jefferson St. in historic downtown Pensacola, the Pensacola Museum of Art is open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and on Sunday from noon until 4 p.m. For more information about the Pensacola Museum of Art, call 850.432.6247 or visit pensacolamuseum.org.


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CORCORAN HEALTH CARE SUCCESS A MIXED BAG By CHRISTINE SEXTON THE NEWS SERVICE FLORIDA

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Before becoming House speaker, Richard Corcoran promised in 2015 that he was going to tackle the “Gucciloafing, shoe-wearing special interest powers” that lobby in Tallahassee and protect the status quo. But a look back at Corcoran’s track record as speaker during the past two sessions shows that the Land O’ Lakes Republican, who is known for his political acumen and ability to steer legislation through the process, didn’t always come out on top with his healthcare agenda. Corcoran passed one of three healthcare priorities this session, a bill (HB 37) that would allow patients and physicians to enter into “direct primary care” agreements. Two other priorities --- HB 23, which would have allowed patients to stay overnight at ambulatory surgical centers and established “recovery care” centers, and HB 27, which would have eliminated Florida’s “certificate of need” regulatory program for hospitals --- failed to get through the Senate. “With his tenure of service in the House and the great reputation Mr. Corcoran has, one would think that any issue that he’s been supportive of would certainly pass during the legislative session,” said David Shapiro, a physician, board member of the Florida Society of Ambulatory Surgical Centers and a proponent of the ambulatory

surgical-center bill. “So I’m an outside observer of the legislative process, but as disappointed I am it didn’t pass, there’s also an element of surprise,” he said. For political insider Mike Fasano, the Pasco County tax collector who served in the House and Senate, it’s a whole lot less surprising. “It’s very difficult to achieve what you really want to achieve in two or four years,” said Fasano, who met Corcoran in the 1980s when the speaker was starting the Young Republicans of Pasco County. And If a lawmaker has future political aspirations, Fasano said, it becomes even more challenging. Corcoran, who will leave the House this fall after eight years, is widely rumored to be running for governor, though he has not announced his candidacy. “If you have a speaker or president of the Senate say, ‘This is it. When I’m done, I’m going back home,’ and they have no desire to be anything else, then you’re sitting in a position that you don’t care what the special interests do or don’t do to you,” Fasano said. “But those are the same people funding your campaign for higher office, and that’s why it’s even tougher. You can’t go to the extremes you want to. I am not saying it’s good. I’m only saying it’s reality.” Corcoran had health-care success during this year’s session, which ended Sunday. The Legislature passed the “direct primary care” bill after four

years of considering the proposal. Under direct primary-care agreements, doctors charge patients monthly fees in advance of providing services, with patients then able to access services at no extra charge. HB 37 does not spell out how much can be charged or what services need to be included in the agreements. An early proponent of the “direct primary care” legislation was the National Federation of Independent Business Florida, which saw it as an option for its small business members and as an alternative to Obamacare policies on the market. NFIB Florida Executive Director Bill Herrle said the bill was targeted for defeat in 2015 and 2016 because of bickering between the House and Senate over health-care policy. “In every instance in the past with direct primary care, we can point to other circumstances that led to it not getting to the finish line,” Herrle said. “None of those circumstances were a lack of interest or effort on his part. It is a bicameral Legislature. It’s the system.” In another fiery speech from 2015, then-budget chairman Corcoran talked about “transforming” the state group health-insurance plan for state workers. And he called members who opposed the efforts at the time “protectors of the status quo.” Corcoran promised at the time that “if it is the last dying breath I have as a legislator, we will crack the status quo. And this is will be one of the ways we

do it.” The Legislature passed a state group health-insurance rewrite bill in 2017, two years after the speech. But, insiders say, Corcoran shouldn’t be judged on what bills he passed. For Sal Nuzzo, vice president of policy at the The James Madison Institute, Corcoran was successful in “keeping bad stuff from happening.” “Just as important as advancing good free-market health care is making sure that policy doesn’t go in the opposite direction. Opposing Medicaid expansion and disastrous effects is just as much keeping with free market principles,” Nuzzo said. Karen Woodall, executive director of the left-leaning Florida Center for Economic and Fiscal Policy, agreed with Nuzzo that Corcoran will also be remembered for leading the opposition to a Medicaid expansion in 2015. The Senate that year had included federal Medicaid expansion money in the budget, but the House refused to go along. The discord led to a budget impasse and forced lawmakers into a special legislative session, and ultimately the state didn’t expand Medicaid as allowed under the federal Affordable Care Act. “His footprint has been to deny 800,000 low-income uninsured Floridians access to health insurance. Leaving billions of Florida taxpayer dollars in D.C. and costing Florida tens of thousands of high-paying jobs in health care,” Woodall said when asked about Corcoran.

TEN BIG ISSUES IN THE 2018 LEGISLATIVE SESSION By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE FLORIDA

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The Florida House and Senate ended the 2018 legislative session Sunday by passing a budget and a tax-cut package for the upcoming year. The session became dominated in February by the aftermath of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County. That led to a massive debate about how to improve school safety and whether to revamp the state’s gun laws. Here is a recap of 10 big issues from the 2018 session: BUDGET: Lawmakers passed an $88.7 billion budget for the fiscal year that starts July 1, though they were forced to extend the session by two days to finish the spending plan. The budget includes increased funding for education, with per-student spending in the kindergarten through 12th-grade system going up $101.50. The Senate also pushed through increased funding for nursing homes, while the House blocked a Senate attempt to change the way some Medicaid money is distributed to hospitals. HEALTH CARE: After years of legal battles in the hospital industry, lawmakers approved a plan to revamp the approval of new trauma centers. They also approved a long-discussed proposal that could lead to the use of “direct primary care” agreements, which involve patients and doctors contracting directly for primary care, reducing the role of insurers. The House, however, was unable to convince the Senate to go

along with eliminating the controversial “certificate of need” regulatory process for hospitals. HIGHER EDUCATION: Throughout his term as Senate president, Stuart Republican Joe Negron has made a top priority of revamping the highereducation system. Gov. Rick Scott on Sunday signed a wide-ranging bill that includes permanently expanding Bright Future scholarships. The bill also calls for expanding some needbased aid programs and would require the state university system to use a four-year graduation rate as part of its performance-funding formula, instead of the current six-year measure. HURRICANE IRMA: Lawmakers came into the session still grappling with the effects of Hurricane Irma, which slammed into the state in September and caused billions of dollars in damage. The House and Senate took steps such as ratifying rules for nursing homes and assisted living facilities to have backup generators and fuel supplies to help keep the facilities cool. Scott’s administration issued the rules after residents of a sweltering Broward County nursing home died after Irma knocked out the building’s air-conditioning system. INSURANCE: The two highestprofile insurance issues of the session involved proposals to eliminate the no-fault auto insurance system and revamp a controversial practice known as “assignment of benefits.” In the end, however, both issues died. The House approved repealing no-fault, which includes a requirement that motorists carry personal-injury protection, or PIP,

coverage. But the proposal couldn’t get through Senate committees. Similarly, the Senate did not approve changes sought by insurers in assignment of benefits. K-12 EDUCATION: House Speaker Richard Corcoran and other schoolchoice supporters got a victory Sunday when Scott signed a controversial bill that will expand voucher-like scholarship programs. The bill includes creating the “hope scholarships” program, which will help pay for children who have been bullied in public schools to transfer to private schools. The bill also includes a heavily debated change that targets teachers’ unions whose membership falls below 50 percent of the employees they represent. OPIOID EPIDEMIC: In one of the final issues decided during the session, lawmakers late Friday approved a bill to stem the opioid epidemic that has caused a surge in overdoses across the state. A key part of the bill calls for placing limits on prescriptions for opioids. In most cases, the bill would place threeor seven-day limits on prescriptions, though it includes exemptions for people who are terminally ill, need palliative care or suffer from major trauma. The idea behind the limits is to prevent patients from getting addicted to painkillers. PARKLAND AFTERMATH: The Feb. 14 shooting deaths of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland forced lawmakers to quickly deal with school-safety issues and spurred a contentious debate about gun laws. Scott on Friday signed

a $400 million package that includes improving mental-health services and allowing trained employees to bring guns to schools. The package also raises the minimum age to 21 and imposes a three-day waiting period for people buying rifles and other long guns. The National Rifle Association quickly filed a federal lawsuit challenging the age restriction. TAX CUTS: Getting ready to hit the campaign trail, lawmakers Sunday approved a bill that includes about $170 million in tax breaks. The measure includes holding a threeday tax “holiday” in early August to allow back-to-school shoppers to buy clothes and school supplies without paying sales taxes. A similar seven-day “holiday” will be held in early June for residents to buy hurricane supplies. The bill also includes tax breaks for farmers and ranchers who suffered damage in Hurricane Irma and would trim a lease tax paid by many businesses. TEXTING WHILE DRIVING: With support from Corcoran, it appeared lawmakers this year could approve a long-discussed idea to toughen Florida’s ban on texting while driving. But the proposal did not make it through the Senate, at least in part because of concerns about racial profiling of minority drivers. Currently, texting while driving is a “secondary” offense, meaning motorists can only be cited if they are pulled over for other reasons. The proposal would have made it a primary offense, with police able to pull over motorists for texting behind the wheel.

FARMERS, BACK-TO-SCHOOL SHOPPERS TO GET TAX BREAKS By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE FLORIDA

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A tax package that provides relief for farmers and property owners impacted by Hurricane Irma, while offering salestax breaks at the start of the school year and hurricane season, was approved by the House and Senate in a rare Sunday conclusion to the legislative session. Gov. Rick Scott’s office didn’t indicate Sunday if he would sign the package, which totals about $170 million, saying he will read the bill when it arrives on his desk. Less robust than what lawmakers had initially proposed, the package (HB 7087) contains a number of proposals offered by Scott before the session started in January. Lawmakers said they had to reallocate money in response to the mass shooting last month at Marjory

Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County. Senate Finance and Tax Appropriations Chairwoman Kelli Stargel, R-Lakeland, touted efforts to provide “targeted tax relief that promotes ongoing recovery from the recent hurricanes that devastated our agriculture community.” The package offers tax breaks on agricultural fencing materials purchased for repairs after Hurricane Irma. Also, it includes tax breaks for citrus packing houses that had their businesses interrupted by Hurricane Irma or by the deadly disease citrus greening and for fuel used to transport agricultural products after the storm. The proposal also includes a propertytax break for homeowners displaced by Irma and a break for nursing homes that purchase electric generators. The House agreed to a Senate

proposal to reduce a commercial lease tax from 5.8 percent to 5.7 percent. The House had earlier proposed dropping the tax rate to 5.5 percent. The House voted 93-12 --- with all of the opposition coming from Democrats --- to approve the package. That came after the Senate voted 33-3 for the bill, with opposition from Minority Leader Oscar Braynon, D-Miami Gardens, Sen. Perry Thurston, D-Fort Lauderdale, and Sen. Jose Javier Rodriguez, D-Miami. Rodriguez said much of the package is crafted to allow Republicans to campaign on reducing taxes, while the Legislature failed to address issues that have more impact on Floridians, such as climate change and the influx of citizens from Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria. As they have in past years, lawmakers approved tax “holidays” that will allow Floridians to prepare for the school year

and hurricane season without paying sales taxes. The back-to-school tax “holiday,” lifting sales taxes on clothes costing $60 or less and school supplies costing $15 or less, will occur over three days in early August. Starting June 1, there will be a sevenday tax “holiday” on hurricane-related gear, such as tarpaulins, batteries, weather-band radios and portable generators. The package also includes a 9 percent reduction on civil penalties for noncriminal traffic infractions --- such as speeding within 30 mph over the posted limit --- if motorists attend driverimprovement school. Scott had sought an 18 percent reduction, while asking for a 10-day back-to-school “holiday” and three week-long disaster preparedness tax “holidays.”


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VOTERS BACK SCHOOL-BOARD TERM LIMITS By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE FLORIDA

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A proposed constitutional amendment that would impose eight-year term limits on members of county school boards would pass comfortably if it goes on the November ballot, according to a new poll. The poll, released Tuesday by the Tallahassee-based firm Clearview Research, shows that 68 percent of voters support limiting school-board members to two four-year terms. The Florida Constitution Revision Commission is looking at placing the issue on this year’s general-election ballot. “The eight-year term limits (proposal) for school board members begins in relatively safe territory for two reasons. First, it begins with 68 percent support and second it is an easy and clear concept for voters to understand,” Steve Vancore, president of Clearview Research, said in comments accompanying the poll results. The Constitution Revision Commission meets every 20 years and has the power to directly place proposed constitutional amendments on the November ballot. Vancore’s firm polled 750 likely voters on a series of issues being considered by the commission, which is expected to finalize a list of

ballot proposals this spring. The proposal to place term limits on school-board members, offered by Constitution Revision Commission member Erika Donalds, has drawn widespread attention --- and objections from groups such as the Florida School Boards Association and the League of Women Voters of Florida. “This proposal would apply to only one group among several similar groups of local elected officials,” the school boards association said in a document on its website. “It seems discriminatory and punitive to single out one group to be subjected to these conditions and limitations that are not applied equally to all similar groups.” Nevertheless, term limits --- which were approved in 1992 for members of the state Legislature --- have been popular with voters. The poll results released Tuesday indicate that 68 percent of voters would “definitely” or “probably” vote for school-board term limits, while only 25 percent would “definitely” or “probably” vote no. Constitutional amendments require 60 percent approval to pass. Clearview Research conducted the poll from March 1 through last Wednesday, with the results having a margin of error of 3.58 percentage points. The firm on Tuesday released the results of three questions about proposed constitutional amendments.

While the term-limits proposal received broad support, voters appear unlikely to approve another high-profile proposal that would lift a ban on state money being used to support churches and other religious groups --- what is commonly known as the “no aid” provision of the Constitution. The no-aid provision, for example, has become an issue in debates about school vouchers. The 1st District Court of Appeal in 2004 cited the provision in striking down a voucher program that paid for children to go to religious schools, though the Florida Supreme Court later found the program unconstitutional on other grounds. The poll indicated only 41 percent of voters said they “definitely” or “probably” would support a proposed constitutional amendment to remove the no-aid provision from the Constitution, while 51 percent said they definitely or probably would not. Vancore acknowledged difficulty in wording the poll question to come up with a “neutral and accurate” description of the proposal and consulted with an election attorney, Glenn Burhans, about wording issues. But Vancore said the firm decided to stick closely with the way the proposed constitutional amendment is worded. “With that we are comfortable with the language as it accurately describes the actual impact and, as such, (the

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proposal) begins in a very poor position with a majority (51 percent) voting ‘no’ and only 41 percent indicating a ‘yes’ vote,” Vancore said in the written comments. “As worded, this item would have virtually no chance of attaining the 60 percent threshold.” The other results released Tuesday dealt with a proposed constitutional amendment to change the state’s primary-election system and end what is widely described as the “write-in loophole.” Under current law, all voters, regardless of affiliation, are able to vote in primaries if the candidates are from one party. For example, if a race draws only two Republican candidates, the primary would be open to Democratic and unaffiliated voters. But when a write-in candidate enters the race, it closes the primary. For example, two Republicans and a writein candidate in a race would mean that only Republican voters can cast ballots in the primary, effectively shutting out Democrats and unaffiliated voters. The proposed constitutional amendment would end the ability of write-in candidates to close primaries. The poll found that 58 percent of voters support the idea, while 26 percent oppose it. Vancore pointed, however, to the complex language of the ballot proposal and said that whether it would pass is “anyone’s guess at this time.”

with half of the money coming from By LLOYD DUNKELBERGER funding was increased because under Island. donations and other sources. He said increasing UF’s capacity in a new law (HB 7055), the school THE NEWS SERVICE OF districts will not have to share local an area like data science will help the Florida Gulf Coast University FLORIDA

Florida lawmakers approved a 45 percent increase in construction and maintenance money for universities, state colleges and public schools in the new state budget. The annual Public Education Capital Outlay program for the 2018-19 academic year will total $487 million, including $33 million in funding contingent on reimbursements from the federal government related to emergency spending during Hurricane Irma. The university system will have $112 million in individual projects and $47 million in maintenance money, which will be distributed by formula to the 12 state universities. The state college system has $43 million in projects and $35 million in maintenance funding, which will be distributed to the 28 schools. Public schools will receive $50 million in maintenance and renovation funding, while charter schools will receive $150 million, including $5 million contingent on federal reimbursements. Lawmakers said the charter school

property taxes used for construction and maintenance with the charter schools. The largest project on the university PECO list is $50 million for a datascience and information-technology building at the University of Florida. According to a presentation given to the Board of Governors in the fall, the data-science project will expand UF’s degree production in areas such as electrical engineering, computer science and biomedical informatics. The facility would double UF’s research funding in computer engineering to $33 million over a decade and increase health-care research in data science areas by 33 percent to $36 million, UF officials said. The total cost of the project is $125 million, with UF expecting to request an additional $50 million over the next two years. Another $25 million for the project will come from private donations. “This was the single most impactful university project on the PECO list because it deals with an emerging area of study,” said Senate Appropriations Chairman Rob Bradley, R-Fleming

school move closer to its new goal of becoming a top-five public university. “This is the next great technological boundary to cross,” Bradley said. Florida State University has three projects on the new PECO list, including $12.9 million to complete an earth, ocean and atmospheric science building. Undergraduates majoring in degrees related to the field have increased 52 percent since 2010, according to FSU officials. The facility is expected to help the school more than double the $12 million in its current research funding. The $70 million project has received $57 million in prior state funding. The PECO list also includes $9.5 million for an interdisciplinary research and commercialization facility, which will be built near the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory and the engineering school run jointly by FSU and Florida A&M University. The project is expected to cost a total of $88 million, with $44 million coming from donations and other sources. FSU also received $8.5 million for a new College of Business building that will eventually cost $88 million,

received $10 million for a School of Water Resources and Integrated Sciences facility, which will help the university increase its production of science and technology degrees. It previously received $16.5 million from the state for the facility, projected to cost $52.5 million. Among the largest projects in the state college system is $5 million for the Florida Keys Community College to build a “collegiate academy” for middle- and high-school students and a storm shelter. St. Johns River State College will receive $5.24 million for construction and remodeling of facilities at Orange Park. Jackson, Taylor and Liberty counties will receive $31 million for local school construction as part of the “special facilities” PECO program that provides state funding to smaller counties with limited tax bases. Gilchrist County will receive $2 million for a new school, contingent on federal reimbursements. people.

entering the high-profile race could be weeks away. “I’m focused on this (governor’s) job. I’m glad we had a very successful session,” Scott said. “I’ll think about my future in the next few weeks.” Steve Vancore, president of Clearview Research, said Scott leads Nelson by a margin of 37 percent to 34 among voters without party affiliations. Another key factor in the poll results is that Vancore’s firm estimates Republicans will have a narrow turnout edge in the mid-term election. “While it is still very early to make any predictions, it is clear that this off-year election could come down to two simple factors: turnout and gaining margins among NPA (no party affiliation) voters,” Vancore said in an analysis of the results. “Both candidates are extremely well known and have the strong support of their parties, so turnout will be vital and in the event turnout is even, it will come down to

NPA or ‘independent’ voters who, right now, slightly favor the governor.” Vancore said Nelson does best among young voters, African-Americans and non-Cuban Hispanics. Scott, meanwhile, does well among voters over age 35, white voters and Cuban Hispanics. Retaining Nelson’s seat could be pivotal to Democratic hopes of taking control of the U.S. Senate, where Republicans now hold 51 seats. Democrats hold 47 seats and are typically joined by two independents. A Quinnipiac University poll released Feb. 27 showed Nelson with a fourpoint lead in the potential matchup. But the methodology of that poll differed from the Clearview poll Monday. As an example, Clearview used a turnout model based on 41 percent of voters being Republicans, 39 percent Democrats and 20 percent with no party affiliation or being registered with other parties. Vancore said the

model would have ordinarily used a 4 percentage-point turnout advantage for Republicans, but Clearview scaled it back to 2 points because of recent election results, higher enthusiasm among Democrats and the “natural tendency” for mid-term elections to favor the party out of the White House. “A few recent polls released to the media have shown samples that seem to anticipate more Democrats voting than Republicans,” Vancore said. “While that could possibly be the case, we see little evidence for it at this time. “ The poll of 750 likely voters was conducted from March 1 through Wednesday. The results said the composition of the poll respondents “took into account current registration and previous voter turnout in an attempt to make the final sample ‘look like’ the state’s likely 2018 general election voting population.”

POLL: SCOTT HAS SLIGHT EDGE OVER NELSON IN SENATE RACE By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE FLORIDA

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Emerging from his final legislative session, Republican Gov. Rick Scott holds a small lead over incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson in a potential U.S. Senate race that could help determine control of the Senate, according to a poll released Monday. The poll of likely voters, conducted this month by the Tallahassee-based firm Clearview Research, shows Scott receiving 43.3 percent of the support, while Nelson gets 41.3 percent. The difference is within the poll’s margin of error of 3.58 percentage points. Scott has not announced that he is running for the Senate but is widely expected to do so --- and no other prominent Republicans are running against Nelson. After the annual legislative session ended Sunday afternoon, Scott indicated a decision on

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The Summation Weekly PUBLIC NOTICES Legals Notice of Sale AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE BY CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT Notice is hereby given that PAM CHILDERS, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Escambia County, Florida, will on April 3, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. CT, via online bid at www.escambia.realforeclose. com in accordance with Chapter 45, Florida Statutes, offer for sale, and sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder, the following described real and personal property situated in Escambia County, Florida: LOT 9, BLOCK 36, ENSLEY, A SUBDIVISION FORMERLY KNOWN AS FIGLAND PARK AND FIG CITY TOWNSITE, ACCORDING TO THE MAP OR PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN DEED BOOK 87, PAGE 244, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA AND THE EAST 1/2 OF THAT VACATED ALLEY AS SHOWN IN THE RESOLUTION RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOKS 1220, PAGE 545. pursuant to the Order Granting Plaintiff’s Motion for Order Resetting Foreclosure Sale entered March 1, 2018 and the Final Judgment of Foreclosure entered July 18, 2017 in a case pending in said Court, the style of which is PENSACOLA HABITAT FOR HUMANITY, INC., Plaintiff, vs. LAQUITA GULLEY, Defendant, and the docket number of which is 2017 CA 000533. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim with the clerk of the court within 60 days after the sale. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact: Sheila Sims, 190 Governmental Center, 5th Floor, Pensacola, FL (850) 595-4400 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. WITNESS my hand and the official seal of this Honorable Court this 6th day of March 2018. STEPHEN A. PITRE Florida Bar No. 150400 Clark Partington 125 W. Romana St., Ste. 800 (32502) P.O. Box 13010 Pensacola, Florida 32591-3010 (850) 434-9200 / Fax (850) 432-7340 Primary email: spitre@clarkpartington.com Secondary emails: ldunlap@clarkpartington.com tcourtney@clarkpartington.com Attorney for Plaintiff 2WR3/14-3/21NOS

Childers, Clerk of Circuit Court, Escambia County, Clerk of the Circuit Court, will sell the property situated in Escambia County, Florida described as: ALL OF LOT 7, BLOCK 8, OLIVE MANOR, A SUBDIVISION OF A PORTION OF THE SOUTH 990 FEET OF LOT 2, SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 1 SOUTH, RANGE 30 WEST, ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1, PAGE 7 OF SAID COUNTY AND A PORTION OF LOT 8, BLOCK 8, OLIVE MANOR MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGIN AT THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF LOT 8, BLOCK 8, OLIVE MANOR, A SUBDIVISION OF A PORTION OF THE SOUTH 990 FEET OF LOT 2, SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 1 SOUTH, RANGE 30 WEST, ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE GO SOUTH 00 DEGREES WEST ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID LOT 8, BLOCK 8 BEING ALSO THE WEST R/W LINE OF PALMETTO AVENUE (50’ R/W) A DISTANCE OF 12.42 FEET; THENCE GO SOUTH 89 DEGREES 57 MINUTES 15 SECONDS WEST ALONG AN EXISTING FENCE LINE A DISTANCE OF 100.00 FEET TO THE WEST LINE OF SAID LOT8; THENCE GO NORTH 00 DEGREES EAST ALONG SAID WEST LINE A DISTANCE OF 12.50 FEET TO THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF SAID LOT 8, BLOCK 8, OLIVE MANOR; THENCE GO SOUTH 90 DEGREES EAST ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID LOT 8 (ALSO BEING THE SOUTH LINE OF LOT 7, BLOCK 8) A DISTANCE OF 100.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. and commonly known as: 775 DUNKIRK ST, PENSACOLA, FL 32534; including the building, appurtenances, and fixtures located therein, at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, online at www.escambia.realforeclose.com, on MARCH 23, 2018 at 11:00 A.M.. Any persons claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 2nd day of March, 2018. By: Jennifer M. Scott Attorney for Plaintiff 2WR3/7-3/14NOS

IN THE CIRCUIT CIVIL COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION WILMINGTON SAVINGS FUND SOCIETY, FSB, D/B/A CHRISTIANA TRUST, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, BUT SOLELY AS TRUSTEE OF RMAC TRUST, SERIES 2015-5T Plaintiff, vs. CLARENCE A. FLOWERS A/K/A CLARENCE A. FLOWERS, JR., SHARON E. FLOWERS, GMAC MORTGAGE LLC, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE, AND UNKNOWN TENANTS/OWNERS, Defendants. Case No. 2017 CA 000432 Division WA

IN THE CIRCUIT CIVIL COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, NOT IN ITS INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY BUT SOLELY AS TRUSTEE FOR THE RMAC TRUST, SERIES 2016-CTT Plaintiff, vs. JEREMY M. STIMMELL, DANIELLE L. STIMMELL AND UNKNOWN TENANTS/OWNERS, Defendants. Case No. 2017 CA 000536 Division WJ NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure for Plaintiff entered in this cause on November 21, 2017, in the Circuit Court of Escambia County, Florida, Pam Childers, Clerk of Circuit Court, Escambia County, Clerk of the Circuit Court, will sell the property situated in Escambia County, Florida described as: LOT 9, BLOCK 6, OF SHERWOOD SUBDIVISION, A SUBDIVISION OF A PORTION OF SECTION 14, TOWNSHIP 2 SOUTH, RANGE 30 WEST, ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA, ACCORDING TO PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4 AT PAGE 42, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA. and commonly known as: 18 HUNTINGTON DRIVE, PENSACOLA, FL 32506; including the building, appurtenances, and fixtures located therein, at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, online at www.escambia.realforeclose.com, on April 9, 2018 at 11:00 A.M.. Any persons claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 13th day of March, 2018. By: Jennifer M. Scott Attorney for Plaintiff 2WR3/14-3/21NOS

IN THE CIRCUIT CIVIL COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUITOF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY CIVIL DIVISION BRANCH BANKING AND TRUST COMPANY Plaintiff, vs. UNKNOWN HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, ASSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS AND TRUSTEES OF CLEOPHUS D. SANDERS A/K/A CLEOTHA, DECEASED, ZANDRIA A.M. GEORGE-PACKER, KNOWN HEIR OF CLEOPHUS D. SANDERS A/K/A CLEOTHA, DECEASED, UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ZANDRIA A.M. GEORGE-PACKER, AND UNKNOWN TENANTS/OWNERS, Defendants. Case No. 2016 CA 001957 Division WF NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure for Plaintiff entered in this cause on February 23, 2018, in the Circuit Court of Escambia County, Florida, Pam

NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Final Judgment of Foreclosure for Plaintiff entered in this cause on January 4, 2018, in the Circuit Court of Escambia County, Florida, Pam Childers, Clerk of Circuit Court, Escambia County, Clerk of the Circuit Court, will sell the property situated in Escambia County, Florida described as: LOT 59, BLOCK “R”, UNIT NO. 5, NORTHPOINTE SUBDIVISION, BEING A PORTION OF SECTION 8 & 9, TOWNSHIP 1 SOUTH, RANGE 29 WEST, ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA, ACCORDING TO PLAT BOOK 11, PAGE 57, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF SAID COUNTY.

Personal Representative: KIMBERLY LIPSCOMB 64 Birch Hill Drive JBER, AK 99505 (808) 225-2393 Attorney for Personal Representative: KARL W. BOYLES, JR. ESQUIRE Attorney at Law 212 W. Cervantes Street (32501) P.O. Box 13464 Pensacola, FL 32591-3464 (850) 433-9225 FLORIDA BAR#145909 Attorney for Personal Representative kwb@boylesandboyleslaw.com debbie@boylesandboyleslaw.com 2WR3/14-3/21NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF BOBBY EUGENE DYE A/K/A BOBBY E. DYE Deceased. File No. 2018-CP-000192 Division “T” NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Bobby Eugene Dye a/k/a Bobby E. Dye, deceased, whose date of death was November 7, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Escambia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 190 Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida 32501. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED.

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: Estate of MARY H LIPSCOMB, Deceased. CASE NO: 2018 CP 124 NOTICE TO CREDITORS The Administration of the Estate of MARY H. LIPSCOMB, deceased, File Number: :2018 CP 124 is pending in the Circuit Court for Escambia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 190 Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida 32502. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and the Personal Representative’s Attorney are set forth below. All creditors of The Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against Decedent’s estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM, All other creditors of the Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against Decedent’s Estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTERTHE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 14, 2018.

All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 14, 2018. Personal Representatives: Marcie Pyne Manning 4548 Brian Street Pace, Florida 32571 Melanie Pyne 1200 Scenic Highway #C9 Pensacola, Florida 32503 Attorney for Personal Representative: Oscar Locklin E-Mail Address: olocklin@ljslawfirm.com Florida Bar No. 0015455 Locklin, Saba, Locklin & Jones, P.A. 4557 Chumuckla Highway Pace, Florida 32571 Telephone: (850) 995-1102 2WR3/14-3/21NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION

File No. 2017-CP-1510 Division F

Personal Representative: Marcorita E. Dye 4241 Langley Avenue Pensacola, Florida 32504 Attorney for Personal Representative: Charles L. Hoffman, Jr., Attorney Florida Bar Number: 229768 SHELL FLEMING DAVIS & MENGE 226 Palafox Place, Ninth Floor (32502) PO Box 1831, Pensacola, FL 32591-1831 Phone: (850) 434-2411 Fax: (850) 435-1074 E-Mail: choffman@shellfleming.com Secondary E-Mail: aswift@shellfleming.com 2WR3/14-3/21NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION

The administration of the estate of PATRICIA ANN KIMMONS, deceased, whose date of death was May 8, 2017 and whose social security number is XXX-XX-3479, is pending in the Circuit Court for Santa Rosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 6865 Caroline Street, Milton, Florida 32570. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’ s attorney are set forth below.

Notice to Creditors

All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.

The date of first publication of this notice is March 14, 2018.

Any persons claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale.

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The administration of the estate of Richard Allen Pyne, deceased, whose date of death was October 2, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Escambia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 190 Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida 32502. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below.

IN RE: ESTATE OF Rachel Delores Hanks a.k.a Delores R. Hanks a.k.a Delores R. Hinote Deceased.

IN RE: ESTATE OF PATRICIA ANN KIMMONS, Deceased.

By: Jennifer M. Scott Attorney for Plaintiff

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.

and commonly known as: 4522 SOUTHPOINTE LN, PENSACOLA, FL 32514; including the building, appurtenances, and fixtures located therein, at public sale, to the highest and best bidder, for cash, online at www.escambia.realforeclose.com, on April 6, 2018 at 11:00 A.M..

Dated this 12th day of March, 2018.

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File No.: 2018-CP-105 NOTICE TO CREDITORS

All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 7, 2018. Personal Representative: ROBERT C. KIMMONS 6024 Carr Road Milton, Florida 32583 Attorney for Personal Representative: HEATHER F. LINDSAY Lindsay & Lindsay, P.A. 5218 Willing Street Milton, Florida 32570 (8500 623-3200 Florida Bar No. 073441 2WR3/7-3/14NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF Richard Allen Pyne Deceased. File No. 2018-CP-196 Division T

NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Rachel Delores Hanks a.k.a Delores R. Hanks a.k.a Delores R. Hinote, deceased, whose date of death was October 9, 2017, and whose social security number are xxx-xx-7877, is pending in the Circuit Court for Escambia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 190 Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida 32502. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 7, 2018. Personal Representative: Beverly D. Wheeler 2730 Sanibel Place Gulf Breeze, Florida 32563 Attorney for Personal Representative: Daniel P. Saba E-Mail Address: Dsaba@ljslawfirm.com Florida Bar No. 640141 Locklin, Saba, Locklin & Jones, P.A. 4557 Chumuckla Highway Pace, Florida 32571 Telephone: (850) 995-1102 2WR3/7-3/14NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR SANTA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE COURT IN RE: ESTATE OF CATHERINE C. SCOTT, Deceased. Case No.: 2018-CP-000064 Division: C NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that a petition for summary administration of the estate of CATHERINE C. SCOTT, deceased, whose date of death was October 21, 2017, File Number 2018 CP 000064, Division C, is pending in the Circuit Court for Santa Rosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 6865 Caroline Street, Milton, Florida 32570. The total value of the estate is less than $5,000. The name and address of the person giving notice and of the attorney of record are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons, having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice has been served, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE TIME OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with

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this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 14, 2018. Person Giving Notice: BRENDA LEE MUSCA 1341 Connemara Circle Gulf Breeze, Florida 32563 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: Jennifer Lee Bushnell, Esquire Florida Bar No. 0617555 1803 W. Garden Street Pensacola, Florida 32502 Telephone: (850) 466.2929 jlb@NWFLattorney.com Teresa@NWFLattorney.com 2WR3/14-3/21NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE COURT IN RE: ESTATE OF BETTY L. DOSS, Deceased. Case No.: 2018 CP 000036 Division: C NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of BETTY L. DOSS, deceased, whose date of death was October 23, 2017, File Number 2018 CP 000036, Division C, is pending in the Circuit Court for Santa Rosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 6865 Caroline Street, Milton, Florida 32570. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons, having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice has been served, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE TIME OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 14, 2018. Personal Representative: LINDA KAREN DOSS IMMLER 727 Village Green Drive DeSoto, Texas 75115 Attorney for Personal Representative: Jennifer Lee Bushnell, Esquire Florida Bar No. 0617555 1803 W. Garden Street Pensacola, Florida 32502 Telephone: (850) 466.2929 jlb@NWFLattorney.com Teresa@NWFLattorney.com 2WR3/14-3/21NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA IN RE: THE ESTATE OF MYRTLE MARIE SMITH, Deceased. Case No: 18-CP-97 Division: D NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of MYRTLE MARIE SMITH, deceased, File Number 18CP-97, is pending in the Circuit Court for Santa Rosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 6495 Caroline Street, Milton, Florida 32570. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 7, 2018. DONALD OLIVER SMITH 2683 Salamanca Street Navarre, Florida 32566 Personal Representative D. KEITH KILPATRICK, ESQ. Florida Bar No. 628131 Kilpatrick & Newlin, P.A. 9218 Navarre Parkway Navarre, FL 32566 (850) 939-7722 Office (850) 936-9955 Facsimile Email: keith@kilpatricklawfirm.com Email: paralegal@kilpatricklawfirm.com Attorney for Personal Representative 2WR3/7-3/14NTC


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PUBLIC NOTICES IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF HERMAN LEE RICHARDSON Deceased. File No.:2018 CP 182 Division: T NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Herman Lee Richardson, deceased, whose date of death was October 24, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Escambia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is Post Office Box 333, Pensacola, Florida 32592-0333. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE.

All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 7, 2018. Personal Representative: ROBERT C. KIMMONS 6024 Carr Road Milton, Florida 32583 Attorney for Personal Representative: HEATHER F. LINDSAY Lindsay & Lindsay, P.A. 5218 Willing Street Milton, Florida 32570 (8500 623-3200 Florida Bar No. 073441 2WR3/7-3/14NTC

ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 7, 2018. Personal Representative: Jamila Richardson 1005 North “E” Street Pensacola, FL 32501 Attorney for Personal Representative: Kathleen K. DeMaria Attorney Florida Bar Number: 503789 Kathleen K. DeMaria, P.A. 510 E. Zaragoza Street Pensacola, FL 32502 Telephone: (850) 434-2761 Fax: (850) 438-8860 E-Mail: kathy@kathleendemaria.com Secondary E-Mail: comptroller@kathleendemaria.com 2WR3/7-3/14NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF BRIAN R. BURNS A/K/A BRIAN ROSS BURNS Deceased. File No. 2018-CP-00064 Division “T” NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Brian R. Burns a/k/a Brian Ross Burns, deceased, whose date of death was December 28, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Escambia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 190 Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida 32501. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 7, 2018. Personal Representative: Debra D. Burns 6117 Hampton Oaks Drive Mobile, Alabama 36693 Attorney for Personal Representative: Charles L. Hoffman, Jr., Attorney Florida Bar Number: 229768 SHELL FLEMING DAVIS & MENGE 226 Palafox Place, Ninth Floor (32502) PO Box 1831, Pensacola, FL 32591-1831 Phone: (850) 434-2411 Fax: (850) 435-1074 E-Mail: choffman@shellfleming.com Secondary E-Mail: aswift@shellfleming.com 2WR3/7-3/14NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF PATRICIA ANN KIMMONS, Deceased. File No.: 2018-CP-105 NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of PATRICIA ANN ICIMMONS, deceased, whose date of death was May 8, 2017 and whose social security number is XXX-XX-3479, is pending in the Circuit Court for Santa Rosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 6865 Caroline Street, Milton, Florida 32570. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’ s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICA-

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION

TION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR SANTA ROSA COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION

IN RE: ESTATE OF AUGUST J. STURM, SR. Deceased. File No. 2018-CP-191 Division T NOTICE TO CREDITORS

All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.

TO: Filogonio Santiago-Venegas 780 West Davison Street, Lot 19 Bartow, FL 33830 OR Filogonio Santiago- Venegas P.O. Box 525 Bartow, FL 33831-0300

All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED.

File No.: 2018-CP-104 Division: T

The date of first publication of this notice is March 7, 2018.

All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM.

Personal Representative: August J. Sturm, Jr. 7428 Killarney Drive Indianapolis, Indiana 46217 Attorney for Personal Representative: KRISTEN MARKS, ESQ. My Pink Lawyer® Florida Bar Number: 055433 111 S. DeVilliers St., Suite B Pensacola, Florida 32502 Telephone: (850) 439-1191 Fax: (888) 439-1191 E-Mail: kristen@mypinklawyer.com Secondary E-Mail: support@mypinklawyer.com 2WR3/7-3/14NTC

All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is March 14, 2018. Personal Representative: Ruth Ann Broxton Smith 13 North Sunset Boulevard Gulf Breeze, FL 32561 Attorney for Personal Representative: Alan B. Bookman, Esq. EMMANUEL SHEPPARD & CONDON Fla. Bar No.: 154770 30 South Spring Street Pensacola, FL 32502 Telephone: (850) 433-6581 Facsimile: (850) 434-7163 E-mail: abb@esclaw.com adk@esclaw.com 2WR3/14-3/21NTC

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA DAN JAQUISH Plaintiff, vs. CHERYL A. LETT, MICHAEL C. LETT, EMERALD COAST UTILITIES AUTHORITY, Defendants. Case No.: 2018 CA 229 Division: NOTICE OF ACTION TO: CHERYL A. LETT AND MICHAEL C. LETT, and any persons claiming by, through, under, or against them, Lot 11, Block I, Second Addition to Springdale Subdivision, a Subdivision of a portion of Section 48, Township 1 South, Range 30 West, according to the Plat thereof, recorded in Plat Book 4, Page(s) 56, of the Public Records of Escambia County, Florida. YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to quite title on the said real property has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Douglas D. Tidwell, Plaintiff’s attorney, whose address is 811 N. Spring Street, Pensacola, FL 32501, on or before April 9, 2018, and file the original with the clerk of this court either before service on petitioners’ attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. DATED this 28th day of February, 2018 PAM CHILDERS CLERK OF COURT By: Kathy Benoit As Deputy Clerk MICHAEL D. TIDWELL, ESQ. Florida Bar No.: 0899887 mtidwell@emeraldcoasttitle.com DOUGLAS D. TIDWELL, ESQ. Florida Bar No.: 115624 dtidwell@emeraldcoasttitle.com BENJAMIN L. ALEXANDER, ESQ. Florida Bar No.: 61632 balexander@emeraldcoasttitle.com Michael D. Tidwell, P.A. 811 N. Spring Street Pensacola, Florida 32501 (850) 434-3223 – Phone 4WR3/7-3/28NOA

In RE: The Marriage of: LYDIA NMN SANTIAGO, Petitioner/Wife, v.

NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED.

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA FAMILY LAW DIVISION

The ancillary administration of the estate of August J. Sturm, Sr., deceased, whose date of death was November 14, 2007, is pending in the Circuit Court for Escambia County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is M.C. Blanchard Judicial Center, 190 Governmental Center, Pensacola, Florida 32502. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below.

IN RE: ESTATE OF JOSEPH RANDALL BROXTON, SR. Deceased.

The administration of the estate of JOSEPH RANDALL BROXTON, SR., deceased, whose date of death was December 19, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Santa Rosa County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 6865 Caroline Street, Milton, FL 32570. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below.

Notice of Action for Dissolution of Marriage

Notice of Action IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FLORIDA WILLIAM MCKISSACK, CAROLYN MCKISSACK, KELLY M. WILSON f/k/a KELLY M. KELSON, Plaintiffs, vs. MIDLAND FUNDING, LLC, et al. Defendants. Case No.: 2018 CA 17 Division: NOTICE OF ACTION TO: Shirley Cartwright, Willard Cartwright, Tracy L. Poston, and any persons claiming by, through, under, or against them, A portion of the Southwest ¼ of the Northwest ¼ of Section 32, Township 3 North, Range 31 West, Escambia County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Northeast corner of Section 32; thence South 00 degrees 57 minutes 55 seconds East, along the East line of said Section 32, for a distance of 2608.18 feet; thence South 89 degrees 28 minutes 57 second West, along the South line of said Northeast 1/4, for a distance of 1946.44 feet; thence North 00 degrees 38 minutes 44 seconds West, for a distance of 33.0 feet to the North right of way line of Crabtree Church Road (66’ R/W) and the Point of Beginning; thence continue North 00 degrees 38 minutes 44 seconds West, for a distance of 160.00 feet; thence South 89 degrees 28 minutes 57 seconds West, along the North line of said Southwest ¼, for a distance of 176.25 feet; thence South 00 degrees 38 minutes 43 seconds East, for a distance of 160.00 feet to said North right of way line, thence North 89 degrees 28 minutes 57 seconds East, 176.25 feet to the Point of Beginning. YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to quite title on the said real property has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Douglas D. Tidwell, Plaintiff’s attorney, whose address is 811 N. Spring Street, Pensacola, FL 32501, on or before April 9, 2018, and file the original with the clerk of this court either before service on petitioners’ attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. DATED this 28th day of February, 2018 PAM CHILDERS CLERK OF COURT By: Kathy Benoit As Deputy Clerk MICHAEL D. TIDWELL, ESQ. Florida Bar No.: 0899887 mtidwell@emeraldcoasttitle.com DOUGLAS D. TIDWELL, ESQ. Florida Bar No.: 115624 dtidwell@emeraldcoasttitle.com BENJAMIN L. ALEXANDER, ESQ. Florida Bar No.: 61632 balexander@emeraldcoasttitle.com Michael D. Tidwell, P.A. 811 N. Spring Street Pensacola, Florida 32501 (850) 434-3223 – Phone 4WR3/7-3/28NOA

FILOGONIO SANTIAGO-VENEGAS, Respondent/Husband. Case No.: 2017 DR 004041 AMENDED NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE WITH MINOR CHILDREN

YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for dissolution of marriage has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to the counsel for the Petitioner, JOHN M. KVARTEK. ESQ., at 917 North Palafox Street on or before March 21, 2018, and file the original with the clerk of this Court at the M.C. Blanchard Judicial Building, 190 West Government Street, Pensacola, FL 32502 before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter, If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. The action is asking the Court to award the Petitioner sole parental responsibility of the parties’ minor child, that child support be established pursuant to §61.30, Florida Statutes, that the Wife be restored to her maiden name, and grant any other relief that the Court deems necessary in the circumstances of this case. Copies of all court documents in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Court’s office. You may review these documents upon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Court’s office notified of your current address. (You may file Designation of Current Mailing and E-Mail Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.915.) Future papers in this lawsuit will be mailed or emailed to the addresses on record at the clerk’s office. WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleading. Dated: February 13, 2018 PAM CHILDERS, CLERK & COMPTROLLER CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: Desiree Harrison Deputy Clerk 4WR2/21-3/14NOA

Notice Under Fictitious Name Statute NOTICE OF INTENTION TO ENGAGE IN BUSINESS UNDER A FICTITIOUS NAME NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned, desiring to engage in business under the fictitious name of HPANWF located at 6901-A N. 9th Avenue #152, in the County of Escambia in the city of Pensacola, Florida 32504, intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida.

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Dated at Pensacola, Florida, this 12th day of March, 2018. The entire interest in said enterprise is owned and held by Healthcare Professionals Association of North West Florida, Inc., a Florida Not-for-Profit corporation, whose president is Amanda Waddell. 1WR3/14FIC

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO ENGAGE IN BUSINESS UNDER A FICTITIOUS NAME NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Baptist Medical Group, LLC, a Florida limited liability company, whose Federal Identification Number is 264800380 and Florida registration number is L09000042980, desires to engage in business under the fictitious name of “Baptist Medical Group - Convenient Care Southtowne” at 1717 North “E” Street, Pensacola, Florida 32501, Escambia County, Florida and intends to register such name with the Division of Corporations of the Department of State, pursuant to Section 865.09, Florida Statute. BAPTIST MEDICAL GROUP, LLC a limited liability company BY: Elizabeth C. Callahan General Counsel/Senior Vice President Baptist Health Care 1WR3/14FIC

Meeting Notices DOWNTOWN IMPROVEMENT BOARD NOTICE OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR March 2018 Please mark your calendars for the following dates and times during the above noted month when meetings are scheduled to be held. Downtown Improvement Board Regular Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month Tuesday, Mar. 13th, 2018 at 7:30 a.m. Parking & Traffic Committee Regular Meetings are held on the 1st Tuesday of every month Parking Strategy Workshop Tuesday, Mar 6th, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. Finance Committee Regular Meetings are held immediately following the DIB Board Meeting first month of each quarter No Meeting in March Next Meeting Scheduled for April All meetings scheduled during the identified month will be held in the DIB Public Meeting Room Bowden Building 120 Church Street Room #1, Pensacola, FL 32502 unless otherwise indicated. If you need accommodations for any of these meetings, please contact Elizabeth Sloman via email elizabeths@ downtownpensacola.com with your request to allow us to plan accordingly.

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The Summation Weekly March 14, 2018  
The Summation Weekly March 14, 2018