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WEDNESDAY August 7, 2013 thru August 13, 2013 The Area’s Largest Circulation Publication

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BUSINESS SERVICES

COMMUNITY NOTICES

Cleaning by Star— honest, reliable, great rates, by the hour or by the job, satisfaction guaranteed.Call 863-8775272- or 863-532-8114

T h e O k eec h o b ee Chamber of Comm e r ce w i l l b e hosting an AARP Driver Safety Program on Thursday, August 22, from 10am-5pm. Complete the class in 1 day, NO DRIVING and NO TEST, you could receive a discount on your auto insurance for 3 years. The cost for the class for AARP members is $12.00, for nonmembers is $14.00, the payment for the class should be made in the form of a check, made out to AARP. Call the Chamber of Commerce at 863-467-6246 to register, bring a bag lunch.

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Work All Day? Too t i r ed t o c l ean ? — Let me clean for you. Call me at 401-741-0557 (Okeechobee area) OKEE’S BEST Day’s Cleaning — Pressure washing of driveways, decks, mobiles & houses. All of your inside & outside cleaning needs. Now offering, errands of any kind, lawn service, light tree trimming. Jennifer & Larry Day Call 863-4481054 or 863-824-0123 Golf cart batteries — repairs, parts, service, and charger repairs. Will buy unwanted carts & chargers. Call Dan’s Golf Cart Repairs: 863-6100479 or 863-763-8318 Donate Your Car or Truck — to Okeechobee Special Equestrian and get a tax deduction! Help Special Needs children call. (863) 393-3206.

WANTED TO B U Y WANTED: — We buy estates, tools, house items, and furniture 863-6978906 or 863-634-7311

GENERAL MERCHANDISE Harley Davidson & motorcycle accessories — for sale, including helmets, leather jackets & vests, tee-shirts, belts & more. Brand new stuff. Call for more information, 863-763-0296

EMPLOYMENT Single dad of an 8 year old daughte r — in need of a roommate/babysitter. For more information, call George 863-261-5097

Chobee Minis, a 4-H M i n i H o r se C l u b — will be having a fundraiser at Tractor Supply on Saturday, August 17 from 10am-2pm. There will be activities for everyone. There will also be a cart driving demonstration. All donations will be greatly appreciated. Volunteer Opportunity —To Recovery. Lack of transportation is one of the biggest challenges for thousands of cancer patients. We need volunteer drivers to help get patients to and from their life-saving treatments. To become a driver or learn more about the program please call 1-(800)-227-2345.

APARTMENTS

RENTALS

RENTALS

2/1 apa r t m ent i n BHR f o r r ent — Mexican tile, very nice & clean. Water, garbage & lawn maintenance included, $550.00 per month plus $300.00 security. Call 772-215-1860

Single dad of an 8 year old daughte r — in need of a roommate/babysitter. For more information, call George 863-261-5097

3/2 o n 6 ac r es — Edwards Subdivision, $1350.00 per month. Call Charles 561-248-3504

Bea u t i f u l S a mantha’s Garden apartment—for rent, 2/2, w/d, $800.00 per month + $500.00 security, 1 year lease.Call 863-4679250 or 863-634-5780 3/2 upstairs apartm ent f o r r ent — utilities included. Call 305-781-7854 M o v e - i n - S pec i a l A pa r t m ents f o r Rent — 2 - 1 ½ , o n e block N of Wal-Mart. 1799 S. Parrott Ave. Call 863-763-8878 Efficiency apartment —1BD $125.00 week. Travel trailer lots, $300 mo. All utilities included, by dock & gazebo. - 8042 441 SE Okeechobee Breeze, waterfront park 863-4674576 or 772-349-8049

REAL ESTATE For sale, Appling C o u nt y , Ga . 5 0 acres — prime hunting land, deer/hog/turkey, geese, pine/hardwood with mature Live & water Oak, $150,000.00 obo. Call 912-278-4082 Owner financing, 3 / 1 MH , KR E — w / large property, fenced yard, new floors, good terms. $3000.00 down, $500.00 per month. Call 863-261-5191 100 x 150 l o t — 2 wells, new power pole & box, 600 amp, 2 bedroom MH, $25,000.00. Call 863-610-0037 FOR LEASE 1300 sq. ft. — restaurant space for lease at North Shore Plaza, 117 SE 8th Ave. Call 561-996-6581, ext. 105

2/1 MH, C/A/H, large F l o r i da r o o m — $550.00 per month, plus security. RV for rent, $360.00 per month plus security, water included. Call 863-634-4548 2/1 house in BHR — $650.00 per month, 1st & last, bring your boat and fishing pole. 1581 Lake Dr. West. Call Ron 561747-3116 leave message 2/1 + office in BHR — w/d, lawn service, $750.00 per month plus $600.00 security, pets ok.Call 863-763-0445 2 / 1 MH , l a r g e property in KRE— $400.00 per month, 1st & last. Call 863-261-5191 2 / 1 h o u se , at tac h ed g a r a g e — CAH, yard service included, $800.00 per month, $800.00 security. Call 863-634-4548 Furnished 1/1 located on rim canal — $900.00 monthly, including utilities. Call 863-467-4371, other properties available. Furnished 2/1, 1 car garage — w/d, community pool & tennis court with or without utilities. Long or short term. Call 863-467-4371, other properties available. Beautiful, clean 3/2.5 in “The Oaks” near Blue Heron Golf Course, double car garage, screened patio, 2500 sq. ft. under roof, a/c, sprinkler system, appliances, large yard, oak & palm trees, quite street, $1260.00 per month + security. Available Sept. 1st. Call 863-467-9250 or 519-746-4844 or email d.mcara@hotmail.com Taylor Creek wate r f r o nt — 3 / 1

MH, yard maintenance & water included, no pets, $650.00 per month, 1st & security. Call 772-3491006 or 772-283-1006

2/2, furnished MH in TCI— w/d, no pets, $800.00 per month + security. Call 863-467-8292] 3/1 i n BHR , s h ed , sc r een r o o m — Florida room, w/d, lawn service, $750.00 per month, 1 small pet ok. Call 863-763-0445 F o r r ent— mobile homes, 15A & 441, 1/1, $132.50- $170.00 per week + deposit. Water, electric, cable. Call 772-2853264 or 863-467-5379 C o nd o f o r r ent — 2/2 Oak Lake Villas, $850.00 per month, 1st, last & security required. Call 863-801-3133 1,300 sq. ft. of comm e r c i a l o f f i ce space — $1100.00 per month, water included, triple net 1 year lease. Call 863-610-0618 3/1.5 MH i n t o wn — $500.00 per month, 1st, last & security, no pets. Call 863-763-6232 1/1 C B S h o u se — nice quiet neighborhood, no smokers, no pets, SW part of town. Call 863-697-6547 fOr rent, RV lot w/ coach port— #265, Blue Cypress Golf & RV Resort, on the water, available immediately, $325.00 monthly W/ lease. Call 863-697-3132 2 0 0 8 1 4 x 4 0 pa r k model — large covered dock on the water, 1/1 $750.00 per month, includes utilities. 2 bedr o o m c o tta g e — $750.00 per month, utilities included, semi-commercial. Call 863-4674576 or 772-349-8049 Affordable Self Storage 1 block N of Wal-Mart 25% discount on all sizes 863-763-8878 RENT OR SELL YOUR HOME IN THE OKEECHOBEE PENNYSAVER. CALL 863-763-7283

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MOBILE HOMES 2/1 with new appliances — completely remodeled, new carpeting, $12,000.00 obo, 55+ park, 516 SE 4th St. Lot 3 B. Call 812-350-4664 F o r sa l e , 3 2 f t . RV w / 3 2 f t . at tac h ed F l o r i da room — in RV park on rim canal, $1200.00. Call 863-467-1530 35 f t. t r a i l e r w/ 30 ft.— Florida room, screen room, carport, vinyl siding, W/D, CAH, 2/1, furnished, $34,000.00 obo.Call 863-467-2146 F o r sa l e , r ent to own, 2005 — 2/1, 14x56, lot rent $270.00 per month, low monthly payment for 10 years on MH. 55+ park, no children. Call Mike for more information, 863-261-2167 2000 Homes of Merit — 40 ft. park model, main street, corner lot, Ancient Oaks 55+ park, like new, must see, $55,000.00, lot included. Enjoy the pool NOW! Call 8636530 or 863-697-3953 Best buy, Ancient Oa k s 5 5 + pa r k — beautiful backyard on canal, new a/c & king bed, $29,000.00, lot included. Call 863-3576530 or 863-697-3953

For Sale by Owner 2/2 MH, great family neighborhood, in city limits, on ¼ acre, carport, large screen room, hurricane shutters, privacy fenced area, storage shed w/ electric, many upgrades. Call 561-723-6355

GARAGE SALES Ya r d sa l e , F r i . & Sat. Aug. 9th & 10th — 8am-2pm. Motorcycle shoes, helmets, household furniture, etc. 3428 SE 33rd Terr. The Okeechobee cH u r c h o f G o d — 301 NE 4th Ave. is having a community yard sale on Sat. Aug. 17 from 8am-4pm. You can rent a space for a $10 donation. Contact Sue Kemp to reserve your space 863-634-2930 WANTED: We buy estates, tool, house items, and furniture 863-6978906 or 863-634-7311

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AUTOMOBILES 1996 Ford — 6 cyl., 300 en g i ne, 7 passenger van, 126,000 miles, new upper & lower ball joints, new tires, runs great, $2500.00 obo. Call 863-467-2589 1999 GMC Danali — $4000.00 obo. Call 863261-0848, leave message.

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Blood Drives The blood Mobile will be in Okeechobee this month. Fri., Aug. 16 Walgreen’s 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri., Aug. 16 Wal Mart 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sat., Aug. 17 Wal Mart 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sun., Aug. 18 Golden Corral 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Sun., Aug 18 Wal Mart 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Thurs., Aug. 22 Wal Mart 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat., Aug. 31 Labor Day Festival in Park 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. A half hour of your time can save 3 lives; make August your month to give blood.


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The early morning pattern is the most predictable bite of the day, getting on the water before daylight can be critical to an anglers success. The early morning bite can last from 45 minutes to 2 hours, varying with the amount of sunlight each day. Once the sun rises well into the sky a slower presentation is necessary to continue to catch bass throughout the morning. Flipping and pitching or slowly swimming a jig will draw strikes from bass that are lazing around in the heavier cover areas. — Cpt. Mike Shellen


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Okeechobee Main Street Clip Board By Maureen Burroughs, Executive Director

Main Street Welcomes New Members|

Want to be a part of the Labor Day parade?

Please help us welcome our newest business member

This year’s parade is being hosted by the B.R.A.T Club and is looking for enthusiastic participants. The parade will begin at 10 A.M on September 2nd. The deadline for applications is August 30th. Applications for participants can be found at the Chamber of Commerce building.

Mary Kay representative Lynda Powers. Thank you for your support and membership with our organization. On August 17th the Younified event committee will be hosting an 18 hole golf scramble at St. James Golf and Country Club in Ft. Pierce. The event starts at 8:00 A.M. After the scramble there will be lunch and an awards presentation. 100% of the proceeds will go towards the 2013-14 Younified youth event that will be held on January 11, 2014. Register now by calling 863634-6523, 863-634-3525, 863-634-4200 or stop in and register at CenterState Bank see Tabitha Trent. Please make your check payable to The Pregnancy Center of Okeechobee with ‘Golf Tournament’ on the memo line. Don’t forget to mark your calendars! Monday August 5th at 10 AM there will be a kick off meeting about The Okeechobee Blood Roundup that will be held November 16 - 17, going to The Okeechobee 600. Bring your ideas, cooperation and enthusiasm to make this year’s drive finally beat the 600 barrier. For more information contact Raye Deusinger at 467-2557. This meeting will be held at the Lodge at the Lake meeting room at 1111 S. Parrott Ave. The Big Red Bus schedule is Friday August 9th at Publix from 2-7. The professional and volunteer firefighters are having their annual school supply drive August 9th, 10th and 11th in front of Wal Mart. Support the firefighters on Friday August 9th 4:30 – 7:00; Saturday August 10th 9:30 – 3:30, and Sunday August 11th 9:30 – 3:30. All supplies will be donated to My Aunt’s House (501c3) for distribution to needy and foster children in Okeechobee. There are drop boxes at all Okeechobee fire stations, so if you are unable to make it to Wal Mart you can drop off supplies at any of the stations before the 12th of August.

The B.R.A.T Club is keeping busy by throwing a teen dance as well. The dance will be at the Freshman Campus 610 SW 2nd Ave. Join the fun Saturday August 24th from 7 – 10 P.M. ages 12-16 for only $7.00 which includes pizza, chips and soda. For more information about either of these events contact Teresa Chandler at 863-801-4996. Saturday August 16th from 10 – 2 Chobee Minis 4H Mini Horse Club will hold a fundraiser at the Tractor Supply store 3371 US Hwy 441 S. Includes a bake sale, 50/50 drawing, hot dog cart, Chinese auction and a cart driving demonstration by the Minis. All proceeds will go to the club for care items for their horses as well as expenses for shows and so on. The Chobee Minis would like to invite everyone to come out and learn more about their club. For more information call 863-634-1438. Golden Corral is hosting a Celebrity Server night on August 8th from 5-8 P.M. The tips go to the Cancer Hope Center for enrichment of the patients lives. The Celebrity Servers will be dress as the ‘Village People’ so I doubt they will be hard to miss. Support a great cause for only $11 plus tips! If you would like to buy tickets prior to the date contact Bobbi Poole at 467-2614 or stop by Photography by Bobbi. Also at Dr. Kumar’s office at 1115 N. Parrott Ave he has free wigs and prosthesis for cancer patients. Contact his office 863-467-9500 for more information. At the request of our advertisers we will now be requesting all clipboard items to be sent in by 3PM on Friday each week. This will allow our advertisers to meet their publication deadlines. Thank you for your continued support.

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