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pirit S WWW.THESPIRITNEWSPAPER.COM Proudly serving Bryan Effingham and West and South Chatham Counties Thursday May 9 - May 15 2013 FREE Please take one two or three papers at no charge. Additional papers are 100 each. See Brag Box on bottom of Page 2 for details. Newspapers Professional Services ......................5 Obituaries ................................. 6-8 Vol. 13 Issue No. 38 Church Directory.............................9 Lots More Great Stuff .............B Section No individual raindrop ever considers itself responsible for the flood. Anonymous Steve s Shorts................................2 John Ransom ................................3 Health & Wellness Directory ..............7 Fruits of the Vine ............................8 Rincon s Macomber Park Project Floods Neighborhood By Clark Byron Ralph and Brenda Morris live in a neighborhood adjacent to the construction of Rincon s Macomber Ball Park on N. Lexington Avenue. Recently their entire property was flooded. Mr. Morris said he feels certain the flooding was the result of the construction on Macomber Ball Park. In a written statement sent to The Spirit Newspaper Morris said A construction project at Macomber Park in Rincon has diverted large amounts of rain water onto our property and has flooded our garage and under our house. An area of 20 acres or more is being filled in and drainage was not sufficiently improved to accommodate the amount of water that is being diverted. The flooding is so bad that if it happens again we may have to consider moving immediately. They are still bringing in dirt without improving the drainage. We are in contact with an attorney to file an abatement if necessary. We are directly behind the park. To our knowledge no one was affected to the extent that we were. The Morris s were recently presented with a letter from the City of Rincon dated January 20 2010. The letter began with the sentence Flooding is the most frequent and costly disaster for a community the Morris s were informed that their property specifically cited in the letter has been mapped into a higher risk zone known as a Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA). According to Morris he was told the letters were sent certified mail to those households impacted by a 2010 remapping of flood prone areas in Rincon. Morris said he never received the letter and that it was presented a copy of it by an official at Rincon City Hall along with what he believes is a forged return receipt for the letter. Morris works for the U.S. Postal Service and said he intends to file a complaint regarding the allegedly forged receipt. I know a letter was sent to the residence said Travis Grubbs Manager of Building and Zoning for the City of Rincon. The remapping appears on new documents called Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps or DFIRMs. In the Morris s case their property was rated A which according to the letter is the level of highest risk of flooding. The letter explained that flood risks to properties changes with time due to erosion land use weather events and other factors. Morris said that when his wife and her ex-husband purchased the home in 2001 it was not in a flood zone so no flood insurance was purchased. What an A designation means as to an actual risk can vary from one property to another but it is understood that any property with that rating is at some appreciable risk of flooding and that flood insurance is required. Morris s complaint is that the construction encroached upon a floodplain. He said the dirt from the construction eroded rapidly down a hill during several hard rains causing the contractor s erosion barriers to fail pouring large amounts of mud into the drainage creek that is required by law to be available and flowing freely in order to accommodate run-off. Since it could not the water flooded his property and to some extent the neighborhood. Morris said that after he had spoken to the contractors about hiring a lawyer they began running extra loads of dirt to the erosion site. He said that dump trucks are bringing loads of dirt to the area as late as 10pm. I also talked to some workers at the site and they said they have been having a heck of a time getting the dirt to stay put said Morris. [They] said that it won t compact and just keeps washing down the hill to the creek and filling it in. The creek used to be three feet ACCORDiNg TO AT LEAST ONE LOCAL RESiDENT Police Reports Port WentWorth Just before 6pm an Officer was southbound on Hwy 21 passing Rice Mill road when he noticed the moped travelling northbound. The driver wasn t wearing a helmet so the Officer turned around to make a traffic stop. When he pulled the man over he recognized him from previous stops and quickly recognized the odor of alcohol on the man. He asked him if he would be willing to take the field sobriety tests and the man replied Yeah... I know what happened the last time I refused He blew .186 and failed the series of tests. He was also carrying a mostly empty bottle of Mr. Boston vodka. The Officer allowed the man to call his 11 year old daughter to come and pick up the frozen Coles Garlic Bread he had in a Food Lion shopping bag and then he was taken to jail for DUI. A Hardeeville man has been arrested for impersonating a Police Officer. The man was stopped on Hwy 21 near I-95 while eating a donut. At 5am an Officer was eastbound on Hwy 30 approaching the railroad overpass and clocked a westbound Mustang just cresting the overpass at 91mph. He made a traffic stop and recognized the driver from previous stops. He then called for another Officer who could also speak Spanish. He knew the driver didn t have a license but asked him for one anyway. I just wanna go home the man said. He was arrested for DUI again and taken to jail. Just before 3am an Officer stopped a Chevy Trailblazer for not having working tag lights. The driver admitted that his license was suspended so the Officer placed him under arrest. He then searched the vehicle before having it towed and found a marijuana bud on the floorboard leading to an additional charge of possession of marijuana. effingham County Sheriff S offiCe A boy was sitting in his high school class with his foot appar____________________________________ Continued on page A3 deep and now it is less than one foot deep from filling in with the sand from the site. Rincon City Manager Wesley Corbitt told The Spirit that he was surprised that Morris had contacted the paper so soon. Corbitt said Morris had lodged his complaint with the city just four days ago. We haven t had a chance to look into it yet said Corbitt. We don t really know if it has anything to do with the ball field. Morris said he made the city aware of the problem a week ago. In the National Flood Insurance Program s (NFIPs) Floodplain Requirements Section D discusses Encroachments. An encroachment is where the development is taking place on a floodplain that sits closely adjacent to another s property. A portion of Section D reads D. ENCROACHMENTS Once a permit application is received and the proposed project is ready for review the next job is to ensure that the project will not impose flood problems on other properties. Basic rule 3 Development must not increase the flood hazard on ____________________________________ Continued on page A5 By Dr. Gary L. Welton My InherItance The great 20th century novelist Chaim Potok wrote in his novel My Name Is Asher Lev You have a gift Asher Lev. You have a responsibility. My Mom had a gift of 89 years 89 years to live her life 89 years to meet her goals 89 years. This gift of time for Mom for all of us is also a responsibility. You have a gift. You have a responsibility. When Mom moved into her last earthly home at The Home she could no longer walk. She had lost her husband twice. She was losing her memory. She had given up her home. She had lost much of her freedom. We asked many people to pray for her and I prayed that she could walk again. I prayed that she could move back to a lesser level of care. I prayed that we could play Scrabble again. I prayed for her in her times of weakness. But she wasn t finished. She had a gift of eleven more months. She had a gift. She had a responsibility. The first time I ate with Mom at The Home I looked at her held her hand and asked her to say grace. I expected her to thank God for the food and I expected her to pray for her own needs as she recovered from surgery. But instead I heard her say Father help me to be a blessing to the people in my new home. She had a gift of time she had a responsibility. Over the next few weeks as the staff got to know Mom sometimes they would have trouble remembering her name. Bethel House of God is not your typical modern name and it took the staff quite understandably a while to learn it. When they couldn t remember her name we often heard them say something like You mean the nice lady who lives at the end of the hall That was my Mom she was already fulfilling her responsibility. Mother learned to meet her responsibility Love your neighbor as yourself. She demonstrated a kind attitude contentment calmness great appreciation for everyone who served her in any way. At The Home they cried for Mom when she died. Those who worked with Mom those who lived with Mom had become part of her life. They were a blessing to each other. Their lives became raveled together with ours. Mom had a gift she fulfilled her responsibility. Mother you have passed so many gifts on to those who knew you. Thank you for your gifts. If I can meet my responsibilities onetenth as much as you did I will honor you your memory and our God. Thank you Mom for your legacy thank you for my inheritance. Dr. Gary L. 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A snail specialist at Sam Houston State University warned that these type snails are common disease carriers including meningitis and gardeners are warned to stay away from them. They also are known to lay up to 100 eggs per month so where there s one there s probably many many more ...Former Pooler Mayor Buddy Carter has tossed his hat in the ring to run for the U.S. Congress seat Jack Kingston is vacating in Sunday Monday Closed Tues. Wed. Fri. 10am-5pm Thurs. 10am-6pm Sat. 10am-2pm Snore No More Follow Us order to run for the Senate. No word yet on others who may vie for the seat but it would be good for our area to have Buddy serving in Congress. ...What a story Glad to hear of the successful escape of the three women who d been held prisoners in the home in Cleveland Ohio for the past ten years. Although I ve got to say I m fearful of the news that s going to be coming out over the next several weeks as investigators begin to dig into this case. Hard to believe that neighbors never realized what was happening there but I guess that s not so unusual in these days and times. ...You can beat the coming Obama Gun Restrictions if you hurry... call Ike at (912) 663-0502 and buy your raffle ticket for a chance at a 700 brand new shotgun Somebody s gonna win it might as well be you And besides that all the money raised is going to help a young woman travel to California for treatment of a rare disease. See the front page of the B section for more details ...We desperately need another salesperson to sell advertising for us. The hours are flexible as long as you re able to meet deadline every Tuesday night. Work as much or as little as you d like. We pay 20% commission the highest rate in the advertising business in this market that I m aware of and that can lead to a substantial income for the right person. Call Steve at 748-3567 for more information. ...I m just hoping this Benghazi-gate will end any chance of Hillary getting elected to the White House in 2016. It would certainly be nice if it would also include Obama being impeached. It s shameful that he put his reelection ahead of the truth on what happened there when he failed to send in any military as- If you snore or have been diagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea a custom snore guard from Howard Family Dental can help Breath easier sleep better and boost your daytime energy with a snore guard from Howard Family Dental Custom fit from impressions of your teeth our snore guards offer the most comfortable natural solution for nighttime snoring. sistance while American diplomats were being murdered in our Consulate. And in the words of Hillary Clinton But at this point What does it matter Truth always matters Hillary. I hope you ll get the opportunity to ask that again this time at your s and your boss s impeachment trial ...And by the way is the guy that made the video that Obama and Susan Rice blamed the riot on ...is he still in jail for making that video And isn t that a violation of his First Amendment Freedom of Speech right ...And does anyone besides me find it funny that liberals consider 15 years of age is old enough to make decisions about buying the morning-after abortion pill yet they also think 26 years old is too young to have to buy your own health insurance and they ll let you stay on Mommy and Daddy s insurance until then Teaching our 15 year old girls how to murder their own babies... what is this country coming to ...It s going to be a tough opening month for Georgia football this year... The Dawgs travel to Clemson then face South Carolina and LSU at home. That s three potential Top Ten teams in the first four games with North Texas squeezed in there as well. ...Thanks again for supporting our advertisers who make publication of this paper possible ... When you were born you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in such a manner that when you die the world cries and you rejoice ...Take care this week stay safe and in the words of the great Red Skelton May God Bless. ... Herein is love not that we loved God but that He loved us and sent His Son... I John 4 10 FREE Snore Guard Consultation Bring this coupon to Howard Family Dental to redeem. Offer cannot be combined with any other specials. No cash value. Expires June 30 2013. Dr. Lindsay Sammons & Dr. Jason Howard 748-4858 91 Brighton Woods Drive www.HowardFamilyDental.com Gift Certificate Available s T alkin O ut Of T urn We have enough youth. How about a fountain of smart Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad. If the only school curriculum allowed to explain how we got here is evolution but the government stops a 15 million construction project to keep a rare spider from evolving to extinction ... you might live in a country founded by geniuses but run by idiots. Home Of the County Fair Buffet & Bakery Like us on Facebook Call Ahead For Takeouts 230 Hwy. 80 Pooler 748-5396 DEBIT CARD Invest in Your Community... SHOP DONATE VOLUNTEER 3605 Hwy 21 South Rincon GARincon 3605 Hwy 21 South 912-826-1476 Call us to pickup items you Callwould like to donate us to pick up items (Across from Webb Animal Clinic) Across from Webb Animal Clinic The ReStore has something for everyone. The ReStore has something for everyone. Used and surplus building materials Used and surplus building materials Used furniture appliances and household goods Used furniture TVs Lighting and Decor goods Books appliances and household www.restore.effinghamhabitat.org you 912-826-1476 would like to donate. 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Box 33 Pooler GA 31322 Disclaimer on Price of Paper Steve and Allison Hartley Publishers Proud member of Spirit Newspapers is a publication of Allison Ink Incorporated This charge of 100 for extra papers is in response to the person(s) responsible for stealing all of our papers out of some of our racks. We ve advised law enforcement officials to be on the lookout for the offender. If you re taking enough papers for your Sunday School class or for the seniors at the Senior Center or anything like that it s not a problem. We would appreciate you letting us know that you re doing it and we can make plans to leave you enough papers at a convenient location for you to do that. This is a measure to put a stop to the guy that s taking all our papers to clean up around his puppy farm or perhaps one of our competitors or possibly someone who s been the subject of our Police Reports one too many times. By charging for extra papers we ll be able to have the offender arrested on theft by taking charges. We re not able to do that if they re just taking Free papers. ABERCORN I-95 EXIT 94 (HWY. 204) 912-961-0424 Maxine Waters Set to Run Finance if Dems Win House in 14 By John Ransom B a r a c k Obama has promised to take back the United States House of Representatives in 2014 by using his Organizing for Action superhero super PAC as his weapon. And if that happens the country faces the prospect of this old socialist Rep. Maxine Waters (DGraft Theft Shakedown) becoming the chair of the House Financial Services committee. Just imagine super-liberals Sens. Ron Wyden (DDeathState) or Chuck Shumer (DEastCoast) teaming up with Waters to re-write Dodd-Frank banking law to make it more liberal. But so far B.O. s money superstorm disguised as a PAC has made a lot of noise but hasn t even ruffled feathers on the left side of the aisle let alone amongst Republicans. OFA s pledge to punish senators who voted against gun control was the first big test of the group s reach reports Politico and undoubtedly a difficult one given that many of the senators voting no were in deep-red states where Obama lost badly. Even measured against those odds there are almost no successes to point to the group didn t sway a single vote for the background check proposal and so far they haven t been able to make any of those who voted against it feel any heat. But it would be unwise for America to get too comfortable. Again Just imagine super-liberals Sens. Ron Wyden (D-DeathState) or Chuck Shumer (D-EastCoast) teaming up with Waters to re-write Dodd-Frank to make it more liberal. While there has been some talk about scratching Maxine Waters as the replacement for Barney Frank on the House Financial Service Committee by the look of the googly eyes Democrats are making at each other don t count on Dems to do the decent thing. The decent thing would be have Go-to-Hell Maxine step aside for a less ethically challenged liberal- you know if there are any. As Ezra Klein pointed out in his WonkBlog however the top contender to push Waters aside and replace Frank Democrat Rep. Caroline Maloney waged something of an equivocal insurgency that likely depended more upon the results of the ethics investigation into Waters banking relationships than any outward campaign that Maloney can mount. Look for Maxine to continue to lobby for the top Democrat spot on the finance committee look for Maloney to wait in the background for an ethics charge to undo Maxine and look for the GOP to keep up enough pressure to embarrass the Democrats but not quite alive enough to do Maxine in just yet. Late summer 2014 should be time enough to pillory That Old Socialist in front of a TV audience full of millions of registered voters. As the next most senior member of the committee the current ranking member on the Capital Markets Subcommittee and the former chairwoman of the Housing and Community Opportunity Subcommittee I hope to use my experience to continue and expand his work in the committee said Waters in a statement on Frank s retirement as reported in Politico. I will continue to champion practical regulations while making sure they work for consumers and the financial sector a sector which has the right to be profitable but the obligation to be fair two concepts which are not mutually exclusive. Those aren t her only qualifications either. Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Page A3 Her husband sat on the board and had stock in minority-owned OneUnited Bank which has the distinction of being one of the few banks to ask the US Treasury for a bailout and not getting it... initially. But then on second thought after the Maxine Brigade got to work the Treasury finally coughed up 12 million. Waters set up a meeting with then-secretary of the Treasury Hank Paulson and the CEO of OneUnited Bank CEO along with her grandson who also acts as her chief of staff when he s not advising the secretary of the Treasury on banking matters. Banking talent runs deep in the Waters family. But perhaps the biggest gift to Republicans will be that Waters was and still is a huge fan of Fannie Mae. Human Events ranks Maxine s defense of Fannie as number five in the top ten most outrageous statements Waters has ever made As a senior member of the House Financial Services Committee Waters played a key role in allowing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac s reckless actions that led to the housing meltdown. Here is Waters at a 2004 congressional hearing (and yes that is the same Frank Raines that vastly overstated Fannie Mae s earnings in order to receive 90 million in bonuses). We do not have a crisis at Freddie Mac and particularly Fannie Mae under the outstanding leadership of Frank Raines. Going forward they may want to rethink that ranking. And so should the GOP. Maxine Waters should be the poster child for the NRCC in 2014. John Ransom is the Finance Editor for Townhall Finance. You can follow him on twitter bamransom and on Facebook bamransom. Continued from page A1 ____________________________________ Police Reports ently shaking the desk of the girl sitting in front of him. She suddenly turned around and stabbed him the leg with her pencil. When he asked her why she d done that she slashed him across his chest with the pencil. The teacher took the girl into the hallway to talk with her but the girl was smiling and laughing at they boy when she came back to her seat. The boy s father will be attending the school to find out what officials plan on doing about it. Anonymous callers alerted Deputies to a suspicious car in Faulkville riding around with three males and no tag on the car. Deputies stopped the car and questioned the three men. All were currently on probation and after the Deputies found the bottle of liquor the pills and the powder were all under arrest of possession with intent to distribute. A man told Deputies that his neighbor had told him a woman with blonde hair and black roots had pulled up in his driveway and began loading things from his carport into the back of the pickup truck she was driving. When she noticed the neighbor was watching her she quickly drove away. (I ve always wondered why blonde-haired women will go to so much trouble to dye their roots a darker color ) A man told Deputies he d hired a man to move his mobile home. The man somehow managed to get the home stuck between two trees. The Deputies advised him to let the man attempt to cut down one of the trees so that if the home is damaged he d be responsible for it. The owner of the convenience store happened to be working when a young man came in the store and attempted to buy a pack of cigarettes. When the man became disorderly and argumentative the owner decided he wasn t putting up with that crap he ordered the man to leave the store. He began walking the man to the door when the man took a swing at him. The owner was able to shove him out the door when he did that. The Deputy apparently recognized the young man from the desciption and the description of the gray car he fled the scene in. He ll be serving the man with a criminal trespass notice to not return to the store. (Sounds like this young punk s lucky the old man didn t kick his butt ) Deputies served a warrant on a man at a home. The woman that answered the door was quick to point to the man in the bedroom and he was taken into custody. The other residents of the house insisted the Deputies take the man s clothes and personal belongings because they didn t want him coming back to the home whenever he gets out of jail. They also pointed out the four wheeler the man had at the house and told the Deputy they suspect it was stolen. A man called Deputies around 6 30pm and told them his roommate had stolen his BMW. The roommate was under the influence and the owner had tried to prevent him from taking off in his car. The Deputy then spotted the BMW driving down the driveway. You can t legally make me do the breathalyzer he said first thing to the Deputy. Smelling the alcohol on the man s breath the Deputy had the man submit to the field sobriety tests which he failed. He was taken to jail on DUI charges. A man called Deputies after receiving a phone call from one of those payday loan buinesses. The caller knew the man s social security number and obviously had his cell phone number. Further the caller said the man owed 319% of the loan but wouldn t advise him what the balance was. The man is not familiar with the company and wanted a fraud report on file. (That s a pretty heavy and probably illegal interest rate ) Deputies responded to a domestic dispute and arrived at the home where the woman claimed she was attempting to burn trash in her yard and her husband kept turning the water hose off. Pooler A man called Police and told them his car a white Mustang had been stolen overnight. He went on to explain that he and a couple of friends had gone drinking at Bahama Bob s then left for pizza at Mellow Mushroom. Because he had partaken in copious amounts of libation during the evening he called a friend to pick them up to take them home. When he returned to Bahama Bob s the next morning ____________________________________ Continued on page A4 All Geraniums on Sale Hanging Basket Specials May 9th - 11th Other plants ready for those special Mother s Day Gifts - Combo Pots Hibiscus Ferns Gerbera Daisies Mandevillas and Much More FLORAL WRAPPING & GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE We re Celebrating Mother s Day Rahn s Greenhouses 912-754-3201 Monday-Saturday 9-5 www.rahnsgreenhouses.com Located 2 miles off GA Hwy. 21 near Shawnee community. Follow GA Hwy. 21 to Shawnee and turn right at the El Cheapo store on Shawnee Road. Follow the pavement 1 mile Turn right at the T Go 1 2 mile to sign at first road to right only 1 2 mile deadend. Page A4 Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Just In Time For Summer City oF GaRDeN City aNNouNCiNG a PRoPoSeD PRoPeRty tax iNCReaSe Now that the new Local Option Sales Tax (L.O.S.T.) distribution formula for Chatham County has been determined the City of Garden City announces its intention to levy a millage rate this year of 6.000 mills. The budget adopted by the City of Garden City Mayor and Council requires a millage rate that is higher than the rollback millage rate. Before the City of Garden City may set a final millage rate Georgia law requires three public hearings to be held to allow the public an opportunity to express their opinions on the increase. All concerned citizens are in- Every Building Is Marked Down BIG CLEARANCE SALE Come By or Give Us A Call vited to the public hearings on this tax increase to be held at the City of Garden City Council Chambers 100 Central Avenue Garden City Georgia on May 13 2013 at 3pm and on May 20 2013 at 9am and 6pm. Bladford elementary international arts Festival On Friday May 10th at 8 30am over 800 students at Blandford Elementary School will gather in costume to represent six different countries and cultures from around the globe in presentation of their annual International Arts Festival. The festival originally began in 2006 and was the vision of retired principal Mrs. Karen Durkin. The day will begin with celebratory student performances of dances from each of the countries represented. More performing arts will follow after a brief lunch break. Beginning at 12pm and ending at 2 15pm two shows will be held in the gymnasium for students faculty and guests to participate in an interactive lesson taught by musical guests Dancing Drum. According to Dancing Drum s website Dancing Drum s mission is to educate entertain and inspire people of all ages through interactive percussion-based programs. Since 2002 Dancing Drum has conducted interactive drumming programs at schools museums performing arts centers conventions festivals and team-building events from California to the East Coast and internationally. In addition to performing arts thanks to the school s art teacher Ms. Aimee Pelley individual pieces of art will be on display that have been created by every student. This means you can be the first to purchase a piece of art from your own budding artist Student artwork will be on display and sold for a minimum donation of 5. Lark Buildings of Savannah 5991 Ogeechee Road at Chevis Road (Across from WalMart) 912-961-5275 (912-977-8510 cell) ATTORNEY AT LAW Charles Donnie GatCh P.C. Family Custody Real Estate Trusts Wills Incorporations Probate Guardianships Business 7805 Waters Avenue Ste 5 Savannah 912-354-8086 Another fundraising opportunity was graciously provided by Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy McIntosh owners of Underground Skateboard and Clothing Company via a gracious donation of a custommade Blandford Skateboard for raffle. Tickets will be 1 each or 5 for 4. The drawing will be held Friday May 17th and the winner will be announced during Field Day that same day. All proceeds from the art sale and raffle will go toward future festivals and the further development of the fine arts programs at Blandford. This event is free and open to the public and located at 4650 McCall Road in Rincon. Come early to get the best parking and participate in all the day s best events We ll definitely be starting on time. teens Ride With Pride Driver Safety Course offered The Effingham County Sheriff s Office Traffic Enforcement Unit will be hosting a Georgia Teens Ride with Pride course on May 20th from 7pm- 9pm at the Effingham County Sheriff s Office. This is a FREE two-hour course designed to help parents and their new teen drivers ages 14-16 learn what they need to do during the 40 hours of supervised practice driving time. This is a program that addresses driver attitude knowledge and behavior rather than a technical hands-on driver training course. Teens and Parents must register to attend. While completion of this course may reduce insurance rates it does not count toward the required 40 hours of supervised driving practice. The Effingham County Sheriff s Office is one of a few agencies Alisha Olding 661-2192 0000561154 Maria Smith 663-6262 in the State of Georgia who have deputies who are certified instructors that can host Georgia Teens Ride with Pride course. This course is also hosted and sponsored by the University of Georgia. Register by contacting Deputy Sheriff Mike Kendricks at 912-7543449 or mkendricks effinghamcounty.org. For more information on the course please visit http extension.caes.uga.edu gtipi templates classes.htm class LOW LOW COST VACCINATION CLINIC SATURDAY MAYAuto AT THESE LOCATIONS Advance 11TH Auto Zone Walgreen s 11509 Abercorn St. Savannah - 9-10am Saturd Saturday Feb. 5701 Ogeechee Rd. Savannah - 11am-12pm Walgreen s 9th 10 30am-11 30am Saturday Feb. 9th 9am-10am Walgreen s 4210 St. 904 N. State Augusta Rd. GardenBelle- Terre Pkwy 4915 City 1-2pm Piggly Wiggly 1042 W. US Hwy 80 Pooler - 3-4pm Bunnell Palm 5-6pm Walgreen s 409 S. Columbia Ave. Rincon - Coast Continued from page A3 ____________________________________ Police Reports www.ezpetclinic.com 352-589-6008 EZPetGA.com 352-589-6008 10 RABIES 25 DA2PP-C 25 FVRCP Felv. 25 HEARTWORM TEST his Mustang was missing and he was certain he d left it there. The Officer put out an APB and a lookout for the Mustang and within an hour another Officer found it in the parking lot at the bowling alley. The man is pretty certain he didn t go bowling the previous night and that he didn t drive after becoming intoxicated. He thinks it might be his twin brother playing a joke on him. (I dunno... I ve heard stories of guys NOTICE OF PROPERTY TAX INCREASE The City of Garden City has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 6 mills. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at the City of Garden City Council Chambers City Hall 100 Central Avenue Garden City Georgia on May 13 2013 at 3 00 pm. Times and places of additional public hearings on this tax increase are at the City of Garden City Council Chambers City Hall 100 Central Avenue Garden City Georgia on the following dates and times May 20 2013 at 9 00 am May 20 2013 at 6 00 pm This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 6 mills an increase of 6 mills. Without this tentative tax increase the millage rate will be no more than 0.000 mills. The proposed tax increase for a home with a fair market value of 100 000 is approximately 240.00 and the proposed tax increase for non-homestead property with a fair market value of 325 000 is approximately 780.00. forgetting where they left their car parked while on a drinking binge.) A man walked outside at 8am to discover that someone had spray painted his maroon pickup with green and white paint. He doesn t remember any recent confrontations with anyone who may have done it. A little after 2am Officers responded to a convenience store where a man was passed out behind the wheel of his Ford Expedition with the engine still running. Officers tried knocking on the windows and even sounded their sirens while parked beside him but the man never flinched. They finally called the Fire Department to pry the doors open. When they did that the man woke up. The Officers asked if he knew where he was and the man replied that he was in Pooler on his way home. He then asked the man for his license and he handed over a pack of cigarettes. He also had a large Heineken in the cup holder in the center console. He was taken to jail for DUI Refusal. Officers responded to the Fun Zone family park where the manager had a strong suspicion that an employee was stealing from the company. Her register had come up 80 short the day before so he d asked the other supervisors to keep their eyes on the woman. They were watching as the woman made change for herself which is against company policy and they detained her for the Police to arrive. When they got there the woman admitted she d taken about 35 from the register so that she could pay her probation fines. She was arrested on theft by taking charges and then the Officer searched her pocketbook which led to an additional charge of possession of marijuana. An Officer was on patrol in the Savannah Quarters neighborhood around 2 30am. When he was travelling around one of the oneway traffic circles he was passed by a Kia Rio going the wrong way. 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HWY. 80 POOLER (Next to the Post Office) 912-748-5119 Continued from page A4 ____________________________________ Police Reports heard the driver apologize saying I m was sorry So the Officer turned around and followed him out of the neighborhood where the man drove over the curb as he tried to turn right onto Quacco Road. He stopped the man and asked for his license. The man admitted his license was suspended and that the car belonged to his roommate. He blew a .224 and was taken to jail for DUI and driving while suspended. A woman told Police she d let another woman stay with her and her children after the woman had a falling out with her husband. Apparently this woman couldn t stand being around the Samaritan s young children and decided to move out while the other woman was at work. She took hundreds of dollars of clothing that belonged to the Samaritan including six Victoria Secrets bras valued at 300 and almost 900 in cash. She called and left a message on the woman s cell phone to return her money and clothes by noon the next day or she d be filing charges and have her arrested. Noon came and passed so she wants to have the woman picked up. Trouble is since she was living with the woman no one knows now where to find her. The victim believes she may be on the way to Albany Georgia. (Victoria Secrets gets 50 for a bra Guess they gotta pay for them Angel models somehow...) A woman was cleaning out the ditch in front of her home and found a black plastic garbage bag with bones inside. The Officer responding to the call turned it all over to Detectives to investigate. Just before 3am an Officer was in the centerlane of northbound I-95 when an orange Dodge Challenger passed him at 83mph in the 65mph zone. The Officer followed the Dodge and made a note of the times the driver crossed the lane lines. After the third time he activated his emergency lights to make a traffic stop. It took awhile but the man finally pulled over to the emergency lane. The Officer asked the man for his license and then asked where he was heading. The man slurred out something that sorta sounded like home. When the Officer told him he d clocked him at 83mph the man stared at his speedometer for a moment and finally said My car likes to go fast. The Officer then asked him Does it like to weave over the lane lines too He was arrested for DUI and taken to jail. A young woman began receiving correspondence from a young man via Facebook. She tried telling him she wasn t interested in talking with him so he sent her a picture of himself buck nakid. She s obviously filed a report with Police and is considering filing a warrant for his arrest. A woman filed a report after a pit bull wandered a little too close to her as she got into her car. There was a man with the dog but he wasn t holding onto the dog s leash and the dog was at her car door as she closed it. She filed the report and the Officer went and ____________________________________ Continued on page A8 Macomber Park Flood other properties. Continued from page A1 ____________________________________ This is more of a concern in riverine situations where a project may dam or divert flowing water onto other properties or increase flood flows downstream. To prevent this communities adopt floodways to designate those areas where flood flows are most sensitive to changes brought by development. REgULATORY FLOODWAYS As explained in Unit 3 Section B the floodway is the central portion of a riverine floodplain needed to carry the deeper faster moving water. Buildings structures and other development activities-- such as fill--placed within the floodway are more likely to obstruct flood flows causing the water to slow down and back up resulting in higher flood elevations. EMC Engineering is the contractor on the project. J. Mark Mobley Savannah Branch Manager of EMC and Mark Baumgartner the project manager on Macomb- er Park both told The Spirit they have no knowledge of Morris s compliant. Morris said that not only mud but also various large trash items such as tires and an old television have floated onto his property. His exterior building was flooded with between six and eight inches of water. Were it not for the fact that his home is a doublewide mobile home elevated by a foundation it would have also sustained similar damage. Whether Morris s problem is indeed the result of negligence on the part of the City and or its contractor is still under investigation. Some doubt that it is but Morris seems sure there can be no other explanation. In the meantime Morris said he and his wife would have to deal with the damage that has already happened as well as the additional damage he is fully expecting when the next hard rain falls. Eternity Page A6 Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Let Us Remember... Blessed are they that mourn for they shall be comforted. Matthew 5 4 fishing was an avid outdoorsman and was a proud supporter of the NRA. He is survived by children James Jimmy R. Sikes (Amanda) of Fort Benning GA Richard A. Johnson (Renee ) of Richmond Hill GA Lela McDonald (Michael) of Lewisville NC Denise Kiel (Michael) of Enterprise AL grandchildren Trenton and Lilah Sikes Megan Ruch-Polka Ryan and Delaney McDonald David Joyner and Andrew Kiel and a great-granddaughter Cadence Barrett. Memorial services to be announced at a later date. Fairhaven Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. (Chuma) of Austin Texas 2 great grandsons Jack Jerome and Reed Jerome a step granddaughter Summer Jerome. 2 nephews Roy Swindelle (Martha) and Raymond Keebler (Rose). Graveside Services were held at 2pm Wednesday May 8 2013 in Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park next to her husband and parents with Rev. Earnie Pirkle officiating. Remembrances Bull Street Baptist Church 17 East Anderson Street Savannah Ga 31401. Fairhaven Funeral Home Hubert C. Baker Chapel was in charge of all arrangements. 11am. Riggs Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Robin Renee Hill 51 of Savannah Georgia passed away peacefully in her home in Bremerton WA on March 19th 2013 at 12 noon. She transitioned to the next life surrounded by loved ones and left a legacy of love laughter compassion and kindness to her remaining family and friends. Robin was born in Savannah Ga on June 8 1961 to the late Reese Hill and surviving mother Mary Pittman. She lived in Savannah the majority of her life. She made many many friends throughout her lifetime and has never met a stranger. Always the center of attention and looking to smile her unrelenting youthful exuberance became contagious to anyone who met her. Her outgoing personality was dwarfed in comparison by her remarkable compassion towards friends and strangers alike. Always on the look for adventure joy and beauty one could not help but delight in her presence and childlike ability to see the good in people and the world around her. Robin was preceded in death by her father Reese Hill and her four legged companion Patches Rosemary. She leaves behind two daughters Casey Turner and Haleigh King and her husband Matthew of Guyton GA Two grandchildren Kaleigh and William Longtime friend and father of her youngest Richard Williamson Mother Mary Pittman Four siblings Michael Hill Joseph Hill and Wanda Holland (Brian) as well as friend and cousin Charlotte Shuman. She leaves behind numerous cousins nieces and nephews. Celebration of Life will be held from 6pm-9pm on May 11th 2013 at Goshen United Methodist Church in Guyton Georgia. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Georgia s House www. gmweaverfoundation.org or American Liver Foundation www. liverfoundation.org Tuell-McKee Funeral Home of Bremerton is in charge of all arrangements. Guyton Mrs. Evelyn Eason 75 passed away Sunday May 5 2013 at her residence surrounded by her family Mrs. Eason was born in Appling County (Baxley Ga.) and lived in Guyton for 35 years She was a member of Guyton Christian Church Disciples of Christ Young at Heart and the Senior Adult Sunday School Class. Mrs. Eason is preceded in death by her husband of 56 years Thomas ____________________________________ Continued on page A7 Charles Hamilton Sowell Sr. 84 of Savannah died Wednesday May 1 2013 at Hospice Savannah. He was born in Newington Ga. and moved to Savannah in 1940. He was preceded in death by his wife Grace Counts Sowell his daughter Ginny Sowell Tullis and 2 brothers John and Palmer Sowell. He was a graduate of Commercial High School and Armstrong College of Savannah. He was a veteran having served in the US Air National Guard serving in both Korea and Japan during the Korean Conflict. He was retired after 41 years of employment at Union Camp Paper Corporation where he worked in the Electrical Department. He was a member of the German Country Club and the Ambuc Civic Club where he worked with the handicapped bowlers for 18 years. He was a former member of Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church and then united with Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church. He is survived by his son Charles H. Chuck Sowell Jr. (Frankie Kahrs) and his daughter Beth Charles hamilton Sowell Sr. Sowell Conaway (Kerry) both of Savannah Ga 7 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Funeral Services were held at 2pm Friday in the Hubert C. Baker Chapel with Rev. William Billy Hester officiating. Interment was at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Remembrances Hospice Savannah Inc. 1352 Eisenhower Drive Savannah Ga 31406. Fairhaven Funeral Home Hubert C. Baker Chapel was in charge of all arrangements. Pooler-Mr. Malcolm E. Turner IV 61 passed away on Tuesday April 30 2013 at Memorial Health University Medical Center. Malcolm was born in Durham NC to the late Malcolm E. III and Ann Turner. Formerly of Atlanta he was a Vietnam Veteran and retired from Gwinnett County Fire Services. He was a history enthusiast environmentalist and avid gardner. Survivors include his wife Martha Turner daughter Morgan Turner sisters Allison Turner-Hansen Aleta Turner Leila Turner and Alexis Sprague brother Clay Turner two nephews three nieces and a greatnephew. Funeral Services were held at 4pm on Sunday May 5 2013. The graveside funeral and burial was held at 1pm on Monday May 6 2013 at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery located at 8819 U.S. Highway 301 in Glennville GA. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Savannah Tree Foundation at www.savannahtree.com Friends may sign the online register book at www.stricklandandsonsfuneralhome.com Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Homes West Chatham Chapel was in charge of all arrangements. Danny Lee Sikes age 64 passed away April 23 2013 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro GA. Danny was employed by the Savannah Morning News for 43 years a member of Southern Baptist Church and he enjoyed hunting robin renee hill malcolm e. turner iV Our Roots Are Growing Deep in Effingham... Riggs Funeral Home 772-7047 Danny lee Sikes Ben Wages Chapel 1979 Hwy. 119 South Guyton Esther Corinne Swindelle Jerome 93 of Savannah died Saturday May 4 2013 at Memorial Medical Health University. She was born in Savannah Ga. to the late Roy Swindelle (former editor of the Savannah Morning News) and Eva Yaden Swindelle. She was preceded in death by her husband William Arthur Jerome whom she married May 18 1941. She was in the first graduating class of the New Savannah High School 1938 on Washington Ave. She was an Honor Graduate of Draughon s Business College. She worked as a Legal Secretary for Civil Service at Hunter Air Force Base and also worked for the late Murray Weldon at the Credit Bureau of Savannah. She was a Life Long Member of Bull Street Baptist Church having been Baptized and joined the Church in 1930. She was a member of the Pilot Sunday School Class and was very active in Bull Street Baptist Church all of her life. She is survived by a son Michael A. Jerome (Sharon) of Liberty Texas a grandson Jonathan Kyle Jerome esther Corinne Swindelle Jerome Guyton- Jackson Mitchell Jelf 2 died Saturday May 4 2013 at Effingham Hospital. Survivors include his Parents Jonathan & Bianca Jelf Sisters Mackenzie & Makayla Jelf (twins) Grandparents Fred Jr. & Consuelo Newlin and Jim & Diane Jelf Greatgrandparents Fred & Mary Alice Newlin Paul & Carol Thompson and Dorothy Thompson Aunts & Uncles Marcie & Robert Moxley Juni & Danica Newlin Todd Jelf and Jim Jelf Jr. and other relatives including Aunts Uncles and Cousins. Funeral Services were held at 3pm Wednesday May 8 2013 in the funeral home chapel. Remembrances Joe DiMaggio Children s Hospital 1005 Joe DiMaggio Drive Hollywood FL 33021. Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Homes Effingham Chapel was in charge of all arrangements. Rincon-Anthony Tony Parker 40 peacefully passed away on Monday April 29 2013 at Memorial Health Hospital in Savannah Georgia. He was born and raised in Effingham County and graduated from Effingham County High School. He enjoyed serving others from his BBQ grill loved his family and friends worked for McCall Heating & Air and also for Jimmy Parker AC before his health left him disabled. He also enjoyed fishing hunting and coaching women s softball. He is survived by his father and stepmother David and Diane Parker of Elgin South Carolina sister Heather Parker of Rincon Georgia stepbrother Matt Roach of Elgin South Carolina and four nephews and one niece. 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Survivors include two sons Thomas Arthur Eason III (Elise) and Robert Wiley Eason both of Guyton a daughter Lisa E. Wright of Springfield Mother-in-law Mrs. Jewell Barlow Eason of Springfield three brothers Robert Hart (Ann) of Gainesboro TN Gerald Hart (Tena) of Blackshear Ga. Phillip Hart (Irma) of Odom Ga. four sisters Bonnie Lynn Mildred Boone (Dan) both of Darien Ga. Earlene Brown (Earnest) of Rincon and Merle Brannen of Pembroke Ga. and five grandchildren Alan Eason Shannon Johnson (CJ) Joseph Watson Jeremy Watson and Daniel Watson and great grandchildren Christian Johnson Autumn Johnson and Dominic Watson. Funeral service were held Wednesday May 8 2013 at 11am in the Ben Wages Chapel of Riggs Funeral Home with Rev. David Grandgeorge officiating. Interment was at Guyton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to The Fillin Station (food pantry) c o Guyton Christian Church P.O. Box 5 Guyton GA. 31312. Riggs Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Springfield James Exley Edwards 87 passed away Tuesday May 7 2013 at his residence. Born October 9 1925 in Effingham County James was a lifelong member of Laurel Hill Lutheran Church where he served on the church council. He retired from CSX Railroad after 41 years was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and member of the American Legion Post 209. He served on the Effingham County Fair Committee was a member of the Georgia Salzburger Society Farm Bureau and the Berryville Hunting Club. He enjoyed playing setback family cookouts farming hunting and fishing. He was preceded in death by his parents Marshall L. Edwards and Helen Exley Edwards sister Charlotte Edwards and brother Leroy Edwards. He is survived by his wife of 58 years Jane Seckinger Edwards daughters Julie Hynes (Bob) and Janice Ford (Doug) sons Kerry Edwards all of Springfield Marty Edwards (Susanne) of Clyo and Dennis Edwards of San Francisco CA sister Victoria Usher (Charles Leon) of Shawnee 8 grandchildren 1 great-granddaughter. 423 S. Columbia Avenue funeral home. Thursday at the Funeral services will be 11am Friday at Laurel Hill Rincon GA 31326will Lutheran Church. Mr. Edwards lie in state from 10am. James exley edwards Call 912-826-8860 Visitation will be 6pm to 8pm Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Remembrances may be given to Laurel Hill Lutheran Church Building Fund P.O. Box 185 Clyo GA 31303. Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Homes Effingham Chapel is in charge of all arrangements. Also We re Now Accepting Consignment Sales on Firearms We Buy Sell & Pawn Handguns & Long Guns Robin Dees Champion 49 of Hinesville passed away on May 7 2013. Robin is survived by a husband Tommy of Hinesville two sons Brandon of Tallahassee and Bryan of Jesup a granddaughter Lyla and six sisters Dana Kay Brown of Claxton Melba Sikes of Pembroke Mitzi Cross of Pooler Patricia Weaver of Faulkville Marilyn Spikes of Rincon Jan Dees of Oak Park and several nieces and nephews. Robin was preceded in death by her parents William (Willie) Henry Sr. and Margie Cowart Dees and a brother William (Billy) Henry Sr. A Memorial Service will be held at Fairhaven Funeral Home & Crematory Garden City GA on Friday May 10 2013 at 11am. robin Dees Champion QUICK CA H PAWN McCall Road & Hwy. 21 Rincon Come see us today 912-826-1872 Page A8 Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Fruits Vine of the For a more complete listing of churches visit www.eLocalChurches.com Again I shouted Miss Anne Miss Anne I dropped my phone in the toilet Oh my I heard her exclaim. You had better go get the hair dryer Love you Goodbye As water continued to stream from the device I noticed that its screen which once had a picture of a verse of Scripture on it was blank. As it turned out the hair dryer was not very helpful. Drip drip drip... water kept coming out of the phone. When it stopped I began to tap it on the bathroom vanity. Water continued to come out for quite a while. Finally it had all drained out. I used a Lysol wipe to clean the outside and left it on a countertop to completely dry. The screen continued to be blank and looked as if someone had spilled ink on it. Abstract images that changed in shape over the hours filled the screen but I was able to make and receive calls on the phone...which was a true miracle However the screen remained blank and I wondered if I would ever be able to text-a-prayer again. When my daughter came home from school she picked up the phone which was still lying on the countertop. She inquired Mom what s wrong with your phone I dropped it in the toilet I answered. No you didn t she retorted. Yes I did I replied. She quickly put down the phone and said Ewewwww... I don t want to use it My pre-teen daughter didn t want to use my phone This was the second miracle The third miracle was that later that night my Scriptural screen was fully restored. Every Word was there and I was reminded of Isaiah 55 11 in which God states that His Word will not return void... 0) I continue to use my cell phone without complications. I can call and text and the phone is fully functional. God s miracles remind me that He is faithful and His goodness endures continually. (Psalm 52 1) When I tell this story most people are amazed and ask me what kind of phone I have. I declare that it is not the quality of the product but the goodness and grace of the God that I serve. He supplies all of my needs. I have to admit that I have had a little fun with this story. I tease Miss Anne. I say to her Jesus walked on the water and you talked UNDER the water ...and we laugh. The Church Bulletin Board Church wide and Community wide Spaghetti Supper Sponsored by first Baptist Church of Pooler You are invited to attend a Church wide and Community wide Spaghetti Supper with all the trimmings at First Baptist Church of Pooler on Monday May 19th 6 30pm - 8 30pm in the church social hall. Come join us for a night of food fun and fellowship. Our monthly Freedom Crusade will be held Monday May 13th at 7pm. Located at 406 E. Hwy 80 & Douglas Street in Bloomingdale. Come be apart of the moving of God It is your time for a BREAKTHROUGH For more information call 398-0343. Revival at Abundant Life Church 1541 Hwy 21 South in Springfield will be held on May 16th - 19th. Thursday May 16th - Pastor Don Burkhalter at 7pm Friday May 17th - Pastor Wayne Dawkins at 7pm Saturday May 18th - Pastor Phil Ford at 7pm Sunday May 19th - Pastor Wayne Dawkins at 11am. Will you not revive us again that your people may rejoice in you Paslam 85 6. For more information please call 754-3148 or 754-1390 or visit abundantlifespringfield.org. Garden City Christian Women s Fellowship will meet on June 13th at Chapel-in-the-Garden Presbyterian Church at 93 Main Street or Hwy 25. The Fellowship starts at 6 15pm. The meal is 5. The Rev. Daren Russell will perform a chalk drawing. It s beautifully done. You will want to see it. Please call in your attendance by June 10th to Sharon Bethune at 228-1905 or email to sharon.bethune comcast.net. Rev. David Sapp will be preaching at Ardsley Park Baptist Church Bull and 56th Streets in Savannah on Sunday May 19th at both the morning and evening services. Rev. Sapp is a native of Savannah and grew up at Ardsley Park Baptist. Rothwell Baptist Church invites all of those in need of food assistance to come to our food Pantry which will be held on Saturday May 18th from 8 30am until 10 30am. The Food Pantry is located in the white brick house on the corner of Rothwell and Morgan Streets and is next door to the church whose address is 216 East Rothwell Street in Pooler. On Saturday May 18th South Newington Baptist Church will host a Community Block Party 10am to 2pm. The following activities will be provided for your information and enjoyment K-9 team for the Chatham County Sheriff s Department will provide a demonstration from 11am-12pm Savannah Fire Department will have Fire Trucks for static display except for the times they may be called out Inflatable jumping toys and a Fair ride Games such a Corn Hole Cake Walk and many other for the kids of all ages Free check of Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Checks Trapper Jack will provide observation and information of the animals that he traps Booths will be set up for many other types of information and Door prizes for each booth Hot Dogs Chips and soft drinks are FREE Live Gospel Music Please come out and meet folks in your community and enjoy the day with South Newington Baptist Church. For more information or questions call Chuck Edwards at 856-5240 or Kim Cannon at 7484831. Email charles.edwards811 comcast.net. Baptist church is looking for a couple of slightly used really inexpensive music stands. Would prefer that they not wobble or fall down during services If you can help please call Steve at 748-3567. Everyone that loves to sing is invited to join the Savannah Sacred Harp Singers from 1pm - 4pm on Saturday May 11th at Faith Primitive Baptist Church 3212 Bee Road in Savannah. All are welcome to participate or listen in on one of America s most revered musical traditions. For more information call 912-655-0994 or visit savannahsacredharp. com. Friends and Family 5K for Africa A mission team going to Sanyati Zimbabwe Africa to help rebuild a hospital needs your help A 5K race will take place on May 11 2013 and will raise funds for a group from First Baptist Church of Rincon traveling to Sanyati Zimbabwe to help with an ongoing rebuild of The Sanyati Baptist Hospital. Sanyati Baptist Hospital provides medical care to thousands of people who would otherwise have no care at all. As the economy in Zimbabwe collapsed so did the ability to maintain the Sanyati Hospital and over the course of time the hospital fell into collapse Baptist Global Response has stepped in to update and renovate the property. In 2011 the first teams went to Sanyati Zimbabwe to begin the Rebuild project. Following that initial effort teams from all over the United States are going there on a regular basis to help finish this project First Baptist Rincon mission group is one of the teams which will be there this summer working. This event will be held on May 11th registration opens at 7am race begins at 8am. A kids one mile race will also take place. You can register at active.com Fleet Feet in Savannah or stop by the church office at 201 East Sixth Street in Rincon. Adult cost 25 until April 20th 30 after that date and 35 the day of the race. Child cost 10 and under is 17 until April 20th 20 after that date. Kids 1 Mile Cost 12 until April 20th and 15 after that date. For more information please contact Mona Underwood monaunder aol.com or First Baptist Church of Rincon 201 East 6th Street Rincon 547-1067. G.L.O.W. Ministries Outreach Food Pantry and Boutique hours are Monday 9-1 and Wednesday 9-1. Closed all other days. Food pantry and Boutique store are open to the public. Donations are always appreciated and can be dropped off during store hours. G.L.O.W. Ministries is located at 1094 Goshen Road in Rincon. 912-826-3966. Manna House food pantry and thrift store hours are Monday noon-2 30pm and Thursday 10am - 2 30pm. It is closed all other days. The food pantry and thrift store are open to the public. Donations are always appreciated and can be dropped off at any time. Manna House is at 1210 Patriot Park Drive across from the Effingham YMCA. Zion Cafe Zion Lutheran... New Times Open Tuesdays & Thursdays 7am-9am Zion Cafe is a breakfast ministry of Zion Lutheran Church provided to our Effingham County Community. We are offering a variety of egg sausage and bacon biscuits along with coffee juice and water. Everything we offer is free. We know mornings are hectic and we want to help our neighbors get their day off to the right start. All are welcome... yes you So stop in grab a quick bite and have a blessed day www.ZionCafe.org. Also be sure to join us for Movie Nights Call 728-3430 for movie titles. The Band of Brothers is a Christian group of men who meet every Friday morning at 6 30am for a delicious breakfast at the Masonic Lodge in Garden City and every other Monday morning same time at the Salvation Army office on Bee Road at Washington Avenue in Savannah. Our Westside group now meets at the Fellowship Assembly at 5224 Augusta Avenue in Garden City next to the old Gaster Lumber. (We ve simply outgrown the Masonic Lodge.) The next Eastside meeting will be on May 13th. Pastor Kenny Grant brings an intense Bible Study to every meeting and you re certain to be blessed by it. Please join us. Visit Brother Kenny s website at www.KGEM.org. Miracle Phone the true tale of three tele-triumphs By Angie Usher http peningodshand.blogspot.com As a pastor s wife I use my cell phone for ministry much of the time. I use it to stay in touch with and encourage people...and oh yes it holds the record for containing the world s longest text-prayers. The technologies of this age afford us an amazing opportunity to minister anytime anywhere to anyone We are without excuse. Not too long ago I was folding towels when I received a call from one of the ladies at church. My phone does not work well in every room of the house but I felt that I would be able to put away the towels without having the call dropped. Needing both of my hands to open the bathroom closet door I placed the phone between my ear and shoulder and proceeded to put away the towels and... DROPPED MY CELL PHONE IN THE TOILET Hurriedly I placed the towels in the closet and retrieved my phone from the bowl. To my surprise I could still hear my friend talking away as I held the phone between my index finger and thumb with water streaming from the phone. Miss Anne I shouted. Miss Anne kept talking. The Light The Air and the Door While driving through the winding roads of Louisiana there was a light rain and the blacktop was a little slick. Sandy suddenly lost control of her car. The car was headed straight toward the bayou. It happened so fast she couldn t move quickly enough to escape from the sinking automobile. It was too dark for her to see clearly but there was a small light coming from the glove compartment which was now the highest point of the car. Quickly she made her way to the light. Surrounding the light was a small pocket of air. She drew a deep breath and began making one trip after another from the air pocket to the door handle and then back again for more air. The light that showed her the way and the air she was drawing into her lungs made survival possible. Then after what seemed like hours she finally managed to get the door open and swim to safety. Sandy s story is much like life. Are you experiencing a time of personal crisis or hurting because of chronic difficult circumstances in your life You may even be living in quiet desperation. If this is where you are today I want to tell you as a result of my own desperate searching that there is reality behind the picture here of the light the air the door and the escape. The light even if it appears small to you right now is enough to point you in the right direction. Jesus said I am the light of the world. The pocket of air near the light is a secret hiding place where you can come to Him and cast your cares on Him. In this secret place as you meditate in His word and talk to Him in prayer it will be life to you as the precious air was to Sandy. As you continue to do this He will continue to give you His peace and whether the circumstances change or not the One who loves you unconditionally will wrap you up in His arms and bring healing and comfort your heart. The door is both of these. It is the way out of your old life and into the new one God has for you. Jesus said I am the door. The escape is when you actually take that step of faith and turn from your old life and into the new receiving by faith God s offer of salvation by grace. If any man is in Christ He is a new creature. Old things have passed away behold all things have become new. The provision is there for you whether you take it is your choice. By Daphne Harrington and passed along by www.christianvoices.org. Continued from page A5 ____________________________________ Police Reports spoke with the dog s owner who said the dog is always on a leash The other day I was visiting with an old friend. During the conversation I asked I understand that you married Jane. Why Because she s different he replied. How different I asked She s the only one who would have me he explained. But there s One Who will accept everyone - unconditionally. Young or old rich or poor - our condition does not matter. Jesus said Come to me and then He added if you do come I will not cast you out. In all my years of serving God I have never heard anyone say I came to Jesus but He would not accept me. It has been just the opposite. Many have told me that Jesus was the only One Who would have them. They knew that when they came to Him they finally discovered One Who accepted them in spite of all that they had done. To become a Christian all you have to do is to come to Christ. Take Him at His Word. Visit us at www.TheSower.com and that people in the neighborhood are just scared because he s a pit bull. (A leash ain t much good if you re not smart enough to hold it ) Police were called to WalMart where a man had been wandering the aisles for over two hours. The man told managers he was being chased by people and he asked if he could spend the night inside the store. The Officers found the man and he couldn t explain who was chasing him or why they were chasing him although he did state that they d started chasing him at the WalMart on Hwy 17. They walked him to the exit and identified the F150 that belonged to him in the parking lot. But this guy was too scared to walk out the door and go to his pickup He asked if he could go inside the McDonald s there to get something to drink and to use the bathroom. He then called 911 and requested an ambulance. The Officer with him contacted dispatch then arrested the man for requesting an ambulance when he wasn t having a medical emergency. The man then admitted he d been doing Ice slang for methamphetamines the day before. He was taken to jail but the jailers refused to accept him due to his level of drug influence. So the Officer had to take him to Memorial Hospital to be cleared for the jail. He eventually got the man locked up. Officers responded to a local motel around 1 30am. They went to room 225 and the occupants said they d heard a woman screaming Stop hitting me in the room next to theirs. So the Officers went to that room and met with the woman who said that she and her husband had been in a verbal dispute. She said her husband had fled the area. Then the Officer looked behind the bathroom door and found the man hiding there. The woman didn t have any marks on her indicating any type of physical attack so both were advised of the consequences if they began arguing again and further advised to discuss the issues later with calmer attitudes. Security personnel were watching as the man pushed his buggy loaded with a comforter and a King Comforter set as well as a case of Budweiser up to the service desk. He returned 5 in merchandise for a refund then pushed the buggy to the exit where they stopped him. He explained that he was just going out to his truck to get his cell phone. The security officer got the man s personal information and saw that he d been banned from all WalMart s after he was caught shoplifting from the store on Hwy 17. The man left and didn t come back inside. Around 4am an Officer was westbound on I-16 searching for a car that had been reported stolen. He noticed the Corvette on the interstate that was all over the road as they headed into Bloomingdale s jurisdiction. He notified them on his radio that ____________________________________ Continued on page A10 Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Page A9 Bloomingdale Alpha United Methodist Church 5 East Hwy 80 748-4062 Rev. Tom Carruth New Life Sanctuary 1410 Pine Barren Road 433-3819 Pastor J.S. Hartman http newlifepooler.com Lighthouse Baptist Church 109 W. Hwy. 80 Pastor Dwayne Dasher Ash Street Baptist Church 310 Ash Street 748-0902 Rev. Carlton Wiley Bloomingdale Alliance Church 501 West Hwy 80 748-6351 Rev. Ken Otto Church of the Nazarene 1116 East Hwy 80 748-9128 Rev. James Jividen First Baptist Church of Bloomingdale Cherry Street 748-4017 Rev. Darrell Bailey LifeSpring Worship Center 1105 E. Hwy. 80 330-0450 Pastor Julie Stanley-Mack Piney Grove Baptist Church Hwy 80 748-5966 Pastor Belizaire Joseph South Newington Baptist 462 John Carter Road 748-4831 Pastor Nathaniel Steve McCoy St. John Divine Baptist Hwy 80 Rev. Alphonso Piper Westside Christian Church Hwy 80 748-0309 Pastor Leonard Daughtery Bloomingdale Fellowship Church of God of Prophecy 1501 E. Hwy. 80 748-2181 Pastor Mark Minter Firm Foundation Baptist Church 937 Mixon Road 865-4505 Dr. Bernard D. Carter Effingham International Worship Center Hwy 17 in Faulkville 748-7308 Pastor Eddie Tomberlin Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 41 Main Street 964-1649 Rev. Chip Lingle United House of Prayer For All People 4107 6th Street 966-5522 Elder Samuel Ransom Oakland Missionary Baptist 187 Burkhalter Rd. 236-3439 Pastor Jerry Wright Alpha & Omega Ministries 4906 Pineland Dr. Pastor James P. Witherspoon Palm Grove Primitive Baptist 2207 Shaw Avenue 964-2080 Elder James W. Kicklighter Everlasting Life Christian Church 100 Sparkman Dr. 964-6003 Rev. Van Marie Green Pastor Trinity Church of God 2202 Hwy. 80 964-8770 Frank Gupton Oak Grove Missionary Baptist 4617 Louisville Road 964-2683 Mt. Olivet Baptist Church 4285 Ogeechee Rd. 234-1979 Pastor Robert L. Miley Silk Hope Baptist Church 18 Tower Dr 233-8424 Rev. Jonathan E. Phillips Woodlawn Baptist 407 Talmadge Ave. 964-8676 Gary Johnson Pastor Pineora Baptist Church 131 Elkins Street 772-3044 Pineora (Corner of Ga. 17) Pastor Rev. Brad Boynton Countryside Baptist Church 1201 Noel C. Conaway Rd. Pastor Terry A. Wilson Sand Hill Baptist 1931 Sand Hill Rd. 728-3681 Rev. Shawn White (Interim Pastor) South Effingham Community Church 289 Harley Road 728-3810 www.southeffingham.com Pastor Steve Canfield Zion Lutheran Hwy 30 at Ga. Hwy 17 Marlow 728-3430 Pastor Barbara Koch Meldrim Eden Faulkville Meldrim Baptist Church 748-5220 Rev. Chad Eason Solid Rock Baptist Church 5th Street Meldrim Pastor Greg McAlister MorningStar Community Church 2536 Hwy 80 West Pastor Grady Taylor Church of Christ Hwy 80 Faulkville Baptist Church Hwy 80 748-7332 Pastor Albert Hill Eden Baptist Church 435 Dogwood Way 748-2373 Rev. Jonah E. German United Methodist Church Meldrim Rev. Dr. Edwin L. Willis Reaching For Souls Located in the All American Glass Shopping Center on Hwy. 80 478-494-0893 Pastors Stanly & Angela Abraham Trinity United Methodist Church Corner of North Newton St. & Benton Drive 748-4141 Pre-School 748-4410 Pastor Randy B. Nease Rushing Mighty Wind Gospel Ministries 600 Hwy 80 West 912-433-6210 Apostle Dr. R.L. Rushing Jr. It s Harvest Time Church 409 W. Hwy. 80 Pooler 748-1560 Sundays at 11am Pastors Greg & Donna Van Gorp West Chatham Baptist Church South Rogers Street Rev. David Stanford Savannah First Seventh Day Adventist 50 Godley Way Pooler 748-5977 Rev. Mark Pioutrowski The Church at Godley Station (Meeting Sundays at 9am behind Home Depot on Pooler Pkwy) Pastor Earnie Pirkle Assoc. Pastor Steve Dees 220-4440 Port Wentworth Bonnybridge Baptist Church 811 Bonnybridge Rd. 964-0553 Dr. Dan Hall Pastor Goshen United Methodist Church Hwy. 21 at Goshen Rd 826-6088 Pastor Chance Ward Abercorn Baptist 500 Old Augusta Rd South 826-4213 Pastor Ansley Harrison Ephesus Reformed Baptist 826-4598 Pastor Nick Kennicott Faith Presbyterian 2000 Lexington Avenue 826-6880 Rev. Mary Beene www.faithpcusa.com First Baptist of Rincon 201 E. 6th St. 826-5536 Dr. Bob Rogers New Life Worship Center 5509 McCall Road 826-3832 Pastor Paul Flippo Rincon First Christian 5835 Hwy. 21 South 826-2224 Scott Tageson & Eric Owens ministers Goodwill Missionary Baptist Blandford Rd. 826-5259 Rev. Jonah E. Jerman Goshen Road Baptist 1323 Goshen Rd. 826-1826 Grace Community Church 1094 Goshen Rd. 826-4204 Pastor Charles Hodges Marantha Assembly of God 454 Weisenbaker Rd. 826-5234 Rev. David S. Riner Northside Baptist Hwy 21N 826-5346 Rev. Mike Jones Springfield United Methodist 209 Cleveland St. Pastor Dr. Jerry Roe Thomas Chapel AME Savannah Town Rd. 754-1233 Turkey Branch United Methodist Turkey Branch Rd. 754-0053 Pastor Gregory Johnson Union Springs AME Union Springs Church Rd 754-9460 Fellowship Bible Church 841 Old Dixie Hwy. 754-9645 Pastor Robert Quarterman First United Pentecostal Church 1735 Grove Point Rd 927-0569 Rev. David A. Hodge Southwest Chatham Amazing Grace Baptist Church 5790 Ogeechee Road 858-4362 Pastor George Barron The Connection New Vision Baptist Church Sundays at 5 30pm 2417 Louis Mills Blvd 236-4841 Southwest Baptist 831 Little Neck Road 925-0699 Dr. Robert B. Peacock Pastor Chevis Oaks Baptist Church 102 Sylvania Rd. 925-3852 Pastor Kyle Waddell Bethel Baptist Church 748-9085 Pastor Eddie Deas New Vision Baptist Church 2417 Louis Mills Blvd. 236-4841 Pastor Gary Bradham Savannah Holy Church of God 707 Little Neck Road 920-0042 Pastor Rev. Ryan Ralston The heart of the problem is the problem in the heart. Zion Fair Missionary Baptist 4123 First Street 964-1322 Ronald Smalls Parkway Church of Christ 4360 Ogeechee Rd. 234-4040 Clay Johnson Silk Hope United Methodist 5212 Silk Hope Rd. Guyton Marlow Pine Street Baptist 118 Lynn Bonds Avenue Pastor Chris Roberson Tusculum Christian Church GA Hwy 17 North (5 miles outside of Guyton) Pastor Gary Cubbedge New Vision Pentecostal Church 2355 Hwy 119 772-4417 Pastor Charles Bazemore Pineora Holy Church of God 460 McLaws Rd. 232-6100 Pastor Ronnie Miles Faith Baptist Church 1951 Hwy 119 South Guyton Dr. Calvin Bradley Pastor 772-5269 www.fbcguyton.org Elam Egypt Baptist Church Paul Moore Pastor 2166 Egypt Ardmore Rd 754-5060 Marlow United Methodist Church Ga. Hwy 17 Marlow Rev. Dr. Edwin L. Willis Hwy. 30 Church of Christ 1952 Noel C. Conaway Rd. 728-3819 Guyton Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) 301 Pine Street 772-3478 Bethesda United Methodist 3608 Midland Road 728-3332 Pastor Matt Waldron Guyton United Methodist 401 Church Street 772-5099 Rev. Daryl Brown First Baptist of Marlow 2229 Central Ave. 772-7438 Pastor Rev. Eugene Fail Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Association Education Center Central (Hwy 17) & Simmons Rd. Macedonia Baptist Church Central (Hwy 17) Guyton Pastor Delmons White Safe Haven Church Mission Central (Hwy 17) Guyton Pastor Emmett Patterson Liberty Christian Fellowship Church 302 Church Street 772-5522 Scott and Tammy Stringer Pastors Royal Temple Holiness Church 409 Samuel Small Dr. - 772-3498 Elder Verdie Banner New Providence Baptist Eric Palmburg 772-3590 New Hope Christian Church 2420 Courthouse Rd. 772-4499 Rev. Brad Proudfoot Trinity Faith International Church 776 Kolic Helmey Road Pastor Kaye Bell Spirit Life Revival Center 606 Old River Road Pastor Rev. Walt Sparks www.spiritliferc.org Powers Baptist Eden 748-6288 Travis Cowart Sr. Pooler Beth-El Alliance Church Quacco Road Rev. Michael Owens The Fountain Church International 131 Canal Street Suite B 704-1462 Sunday 8AM and 11 AM Wednesday s POWER HOUR 7PM Pastor Joseph Clinton Bible Baptist West 110 Pipemakers Circle 988-3677 Pastor Jeff Hubbard New Life Covenant Church 1105 E. Hwy. 80 220-5244 Rev. Rodney A. Sprauve Canvas Church 200 Governor Treutlen Rd. Ste 4 Behind Hardee s on Hwy. 80 Sundays 11am (except. 1st Sunday of the month Pastor Doug Garvin 713-0135 Christ Presbyterian Church Coffee Welcome with Worship 10am 1765 Quacco Rd. 925-6441 Rev. Ken McKenzie The Sycamore at West Chatham Meeting in homes on Wednesdays Pastor Ric Smith 596-4725 New Birth Savannah 118 Pipemaker s Circle Suites 202-205 748-2969 Pastor Kenneth K. Law Essence of the Cross Ministries Meeting at Savannah Conference Hotel 912-346-2359 Pastors Phillip and Kathrina Simmons New Life Sanctuary 1410 Pine Barren Road Pastor J. S. Hartman 572-6001 Heavenbound Baptist Church 1014 Quacco Road 921-1500 Pastor Gene Alderman First Presbyterian Church Pooler (PCA) 329 Hwy. 80 East 330-9415 John Fender Pastor Faith Bible Baptist Church 5137 Old Louisville Rd. 964-7655 Dale Mathis Pastor Calvary Assembly of God 1007 West Hwy 80 748-5847 Daniel Webber Pastor Risen Savior Lutheran Church 1755 Quacco Road 925-9431 Pastor Brian Pechman St. Patrick s Pooler West Pine Barren Road 748-6016 Sun 10 30am (nursery & church school) Wed 6 00p Bible Study & Compline First Baptist Church of Pooler 204 W. Hwy 80 748-7521 Sunday School 10 45am Morning Service 9 30am Evening 6pm Wednesday Service 6 45pm Interim Pastor Rev. Earl Best Rothwell Baptist Church 216 Rothwell Street 748-7593 Rev. Devin Bell South Valley Baptist Church Rev. Barry Jackson Pine Barren Road 748-0279 Open Door Ministries at Joel s Place 13 North Coastal Hwy. at Bonnybridge Rd. 964-5001 Pastor Neil Bush Bible Connection Ministries 410 S. Coastal Hwy. 965-1101 Pastor Alex Grant Jr. First Baptist Church of Port Wentworth Hwy 25 964-5811 Rev. John Ashworth Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church Hwy 25 964-0219 Rev. Douglas Clark Pastor North Salem Baptist 955 Hwy 30 964-7933 Pastor Rev. Ken Sharpe Port Wentworth Alliance Church 222 Cantyre Street 964-4495 Pastor John Smith Faith Foundation C.O.G.I.C. 7 Cantyre Street 964-0019 Pastor Elder Earl Williams Jr. Port Wentworth Baptist 231 Grange Rd 964-0762 Real Life Christian Fellowship 841 Crossgate Rd. Pastor Paul L. Taylor Jr. Port Wentworth United Methodist 201 Turnberry Street 964-4210 Pastor Tom Edwards Rincon Effingham Baptist Church 1007 N. Columbia Ave. 826-3794 Pastor Tom Davis Shepherds of Grace Church meeting at Habitat for Humanity Restore (Upstairs) Sundays 10 45 Bishop John Aguilar St. Mary s Holiness Church 205 Stokes Ave Rincon 826-4525 Bishop Billy Scott Gateway Community Church Meetings at 9am and 10 30am 107 Waterford Court Rincon Pastor Andy Lamon Jehovah Shammah Assembly of God 432 Blandford Rd. 826-2173 Pastor Jackie Gordon St. Luke s Episcopal 155 Goshen Rd. 826-3332 Worship Service 9 00 am Sunday School 10 30 am Rev. Liam Collins New Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church 130 Giles Avenue Rincon 826-2431 Solomon J. Roberts Sr. - Pastor Living Faith Church of God 3789 Noel C. Conway Rd. 728-8811 Rev. Sean Faircloth House of Prayer of Rincon Fort Howard Road 826-2570 Services Sunday 11 AM & 6 30 PM Pastor Mildred Lake Centerpoint Church Meeting at Effingham YMCA 1224 Patriot Drive 826-5521 Pastors David Rhoads & Mike Bassett Savannah Christian Church Effingham Campus 810 Ford Howard Road Services available on Saturdays at 4 30pm and 6 15pm and Sundays at 9 15am and 11am Pastor Lyle Wood Brookstone Community Church 604 Goshen Road 401-2918 Pastor James Broxton - God Bryant Temple W. 6th St. 826-2896 Rincon Church of God Hwy 21 Rincon Pastor DeWayne Merritt Rincon Baptist Temple 305 Weisenbaker Rd. 826-5818 Pastor Bro. Joe Springer Rincon Church of Christ 306 E. 4th St. 826-5440 Rincon United Methodist 107 Savannah Ave. 826-5796 Pastor Rev. Carol Morgan Quacco Baptist Church 215 Quacco Road 925-3885 Rev. Blake Boylston Southside Assembly of God 401 Tibet Avenue Rev. Jack Moon Holy Church of God Little Neck Road Savannah Christian Church 55 Al Henderson Blvd. Pastor Cam Huxford Bethel Missionary Baptist 5863 Ogeechee Rd 927-8044 Rev. Jerome Baker Coastal Christian Center 1 Canebreak Rd 925-3166 Ron and Rosie Chambers Holy Church Of God 707 Little Neck Rd 920-0042 Rev. Ryan Ralston New Mount Olive Baptist 835 Chevis Rd. 920-1133 New Testament Missionary Outreach 102 Waynesboro Rd 927-6368 The Lake Church Located on Hwy. 204 330-8952 Pastor Rev. John A. Reyes Spring Hill Baptist 44 Carol Way 925-7523 Shiloh Missionary Baptist Fort Argyle Road 927-3169 Rev. Nathaniel Bowles North Bryan County Abundant Life Church of God 119 Wildwood Church Road Pembroke 653-3696 Pembroke Assembly of God 1514 Bacontown Rd. Pembroke (912) 704-7469 Pastor Steve Hester Gethsemane Baptist Church 1275 Old Thorn Pond Rd 660-3708 Pastor Lonnie Oglesby Olive Branch Baptist Church Olive Branch Road 858-3216 Pastor Clent Sullens Northside Independence Baptist Church 458 W. E. Smith Road Pembroke Pastor Jeff Spencer 653-3088 www.nsbcpembroke.com Gospel Baptist Church 5126 Wilma Edwards Rd. 690-1066 Pastor John Whitaker www.gospelbaptist.net Ellabell United Methodist Church 3079 Hwy 204 Ellabell 858-2534 Rev. Joe Leatherwood Christ Baptist Church 3580 Wilma Edwards Road Ellabell 858-2724 Interim Pastor Travis Cowart Jr. Faith Harvest Sanctuary 1237 Bill Futch Rd Ellabell 858-5446 Tony Hewitt Gospel Baptist Church 5126 Wilma Edwards Road Ellabell 690-1066 Pastor John Whitaker Ellabell First Baptist Church 3425 Hwy. 204W 826-5003 Pembroke United Methodist 102 College Street 653-2220 Dr. Larry Sauls Bread of Life Holiness Church 119 Cypress Bay Loop Road Pembroke (912) 858-3161 Prophet Walter Wright pastor Holy Church of God at Black Creek 341 Church of God Rd 858-2883 Pastor Stan Tyson Church of Christ Hwy 204 Ellabell 858-3283 Min. Joseph Holloway Jr. First Baptist Church of Blitchton 5204 Hwy. 80E Blitchton Rev. Darnell Barner 858-3274 Berea Southern Methodist Church 2872 Noel Conaway Road Guyton (GA 30 near Kolic Helmy Rd) Silver Hill United Methodist Church Silver Hill Church Rd. Rev. Donald Clark Bible Lutheran Church 812 Blue Jay Rd Rincon GA 31326 912.826.2710 Pastor Andrew Krey Clyo United Methodist Church Merion Ave. at Third Street Rev. Donald Clark Corinth Baptist Church 290 Corinth Church Rd. 754-1338 Shawnee Pastor Dr. George Lanier Mizpah United Methodist Church Clyo Kildare Rd 754-1563 Pastor Jose Velasquez Garden City Central Baptist Church 4010 Old Louisville Rd. 965-0752 Rev. Kenny Harrelson Wildwood United Methodist Garrard Avenue Pastor Lloyd Dees Chapel in the Garden Presbyterian Church Daren Russell 93 Main Street 964-5734 Living Hope Community Fellowship 5008 Augusta Rd. Garden City (Hwy. 21 next to Dairy Queen) 965-0406 Pastor Joyce C. Hall Fairlawn Baptist Church 4719 Augusta Road 964-4371 Rev. Harold Edwards Sr. Pastor Church of Christ 4506 Augusta Rd. 964-6443 Clifton Baptist Church 100 Big Hill Rd. 964-2335 Rev. Oddie Luckett Kingdom Hall of Jehovah s Witness 4869 Louisville Road 964-1210 Dean Forest Baptist Church 1524 Dean Forest Road 964-7369 Pastor Rev. Guy Boyd www.deanforestbaptist.org Fellowship Assembly of God 5224 Augusta Rd. 964-4243 Rev. Carl Richard First Baptist Church of Garden City 35 Nelson Ave. 964-0355 Rev. Larry Speir Garden City Primitive Baptist Sunday Morning Services 9 45am & 11am Sunday Evening Services 6 30pm Wednesday Evening Services 6 30pm 126 Smith Ave. 964-5014 Pastor Elder Hugh Thompson Jasper Springs Baptist Church 62 Smith Ave. 964-6864 Pastor Rev. Johnny Bowen Garden City United Methodist Church 62 Varnadoe Ave. 964-5780 Pastor Rev. Ashley Randell Elohim Christian Fellowship 300 Appleby Road 604-6247 Pastor Leroy R Kirkland III Journey Community Church 5938 Highway 21 South 754-9444 Pastor Michael Bassett St. John s Lutheran Hwy 21 at 7th St. 826-5411 Pastor Rev. Patrick Finley Springfield CrossPoint Assembly of God 703 First St. Ext. 754-6354 Pastor Shane Holcombe New Testament Fellowship UPC 307 South Laurel St. 754-9782 Pastor Walter Thomas Effingham County Church of Christ 701 Laurel St. 772-9047 Minister John Wright Jr. Bethel Lutheran Church 1984 Hwy 21N 754-6561 Pastor Rev. Dr. Robert Bob LeFavi www.historicbethellutheran.com Holy Samaritan Apostolic Church of the Living God 148 Rawls Drive 754-4234 Pastor Isiah Brehler Sr. First Baptist of Springfield 1435 Hwy 119N 754-3443 Rev. Jeff Rollins Northside Church of God 273 Church Row 754-4801 Pastor Reginald Anderson Sr. Abundant Life Church 1541 Highway 21 South 754-3148 Pastor Don Burkhalter Gethsemane Baptist 1102 N. 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Page A10 Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Don t forget Mother s Day Lots of beautiful flowers and plants to pick from GREAT SELECTION OF tWiStiNG WoRDS iNto DouBleSPeak By Robert Knight America is awash in doublespeak. Words such as marriage conservatism bigotry tolerance and brave no longer have universal meaning and this is no accident. When confusion replaces clarity the devil breaks out the champagne. It s so much easier to push people toward the abyss when the stop signs are edited to say whatever. Doublespeak is language which makes the bad seem good the negative seem positive the unpleasant seem unattractive or at least tolerable wrote William Lutz author of the 1996 book The New Doublespeak. Washington Post reporter Theresa Vargas gave a perfect example in her recent article lauding benighted Maryland parents who are pushing for open homosexuality in the Boy Scouts. As for opponents well they re only concerned about legal liability and how Scout leaders will prevent same-sex dating during overnight trips. Yeah. That s it. Two boys sipping on straws from the same soda. Ever-vigilant to fight prudery in a debauched age liberal journalists are utterly puritanical when it comes to this topic. Perhaps they don t want people to think about it too much. The prize for doublespeak goes to the Post s Right Turn columnist Jennifer Rubin. Her hot buttons are social conservatives and the Tea Party. She frequently urges the Republican Party to throw them overboard or face oblivion. But why stop there In the Post s Sunday Outlook section she redefined conservatism itself in a full-page screed entitled Tear Down This Icon Why the GOP Has to Get over Ronald Reagan. Ms. Rubin says the Gipper was in a time warp and should be discounted. The old guard has become convinced that Reagan s solutions to the problems of his time were the essence of conservatism - not simply conservative ideas appropriate for that era she writes. Funny you never hear Democrats disowning Franklin Roosevelt or John F Kennedy. Republicans . on the other hand are supposed to abandon their principles their most reliable voting bloc and their heroes if they know what s good for them. Which of Mr. Reagan s conservative views were ephemeral Opposition to socialism and communism Belief in American exceptionalism Market-based economics Belief in the sanctity of life Suspicion of big government Reverence for the Almighty Mr. Reagan s lodestars were his faith in God the Constitution and the strengths of a free industrious people. Ms. Rubin urges us to cast him aside and replace him with uh whatever the cool people think is cool right now. The public face of the GOP can no longer be aging ill-tempered Reaganites such as John McCain and Jim DeMint Ms. Rubin scolds but must give way to a diverse media-savvy generation that understands the America we actually live in. Only then can the essence of conservatism - the promotion of personal liberty - survive and the GOP along with it. It s not surprising that someone who throws John McCain into the same basket with Jim DeMint would reduce the essence of conservatism to personal liberty. The latter is the product of a society built on God-given unalienable rights that governments cannot create and can only secure. Personal liberty while profoundly important is not an end in itself. Personal responsibility is just as important. Without it conservatism becomes a shallow quest for self-fulfillment a sort of New Age Conservatism. At that point it s a short trip to one s navel as the source of meaning. 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On May 1 Washington Post sportswriter Mike Wise joined the parade by bashing Old Testament moral certainty and denouncing anyone who trumpeted their bigotry under the guise of religious beliefs. There s no hint in Mr. Wise s vitriol that someone could possibly hold sincere faith-based moral beliefs. The Age of Tolerance is spawning attacks like this on faith by the truckload. And that brings us to our final word which is brave. Mr. Collins was widely hailed as brave but it s the few people who dared question the wisdom of his volitional behavior that are brave. A lynch mob is chasing ESPN the Magazine writer Chris Broussard because he reiterated classic Christian doctrine to an interviewer If you re openly living in unrepentant sin whatever it may be not just homosexuality [but] adultery fornication premarital sex whatever it may be - I believe that s walking in open rebellion to God and to Jesus Christ. So I would not characterize that person as a Christian because I don t think the Bible would characterize him as a Christian. Another brave soul is Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III who on April 30 tweeted In a land of freedom we are held hostage by the tyranny of political correctness. Like openly devout quarterback Tim Tebow Mssrs. Griffin and Broussard are the brave ones rocks in a floodtide of insanity and cowardice. As we watch word after word twisted into doublespeak by corrupt elites it brings to mind George Orwell s observation Political language . . . is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind. Robert Knight is an author senior fellow for the American Civil Rights Union Union and a columnist for The Washington Times. 2012 Merle Norman Cosmetics Inc. Enjoy a consultation and get a new look together just in time for Mother s Day. 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Just after 1pm an Officer clocked a Jackonville man southbound on I-95 at 84mph in the 65mph zone. He made a traffic stop and the man admitted his license was suspended. The Officer place him under arrest and then inventoried the Pontiac before having it towed. Nothing illegal was found but the man did have a large supply of Mary Kay products in his car. (Anything there ____________________________________ Continued on page B1 Thursday May 9 - May 15 2013 Continued from Page A10 ____________________________________ Police Reports Police Reports ...............................1 Dining Guide .................................2 Sports ...................................... 2-5 Celebrations..................................3 Public Service Announcements ...........4 Home Improvement Services ..............5 Classified Ads ............................. 6-8 Automotive Services ........................7 Loading Up for a Fundraiser A shotgun could provide the magic pellet so to speak to help a young Rincon woman overcome a rare disease she s endured for the past several years. A Pooler man known for helping others in the community fittingly enough is targeting the effort. Karmen Jenkins 20 is battling moyamoya a progressive cerebrovascular disorder caused by blocked arteries at the base of the brain. After complaining of headaches in March 2010 the South Effingham High student was diagnosed with the disease by a doctor in Savannah and subsequently referred to a specialist in California who had performed some 1 000 revascularization procedures for moyamoya. The disease primarily affects children and was first described in Japan in the 1960s. The Japanese word translates as puff of smoke and describes the tangle of tiny blood vessels formed to compensate for the blockage in the brain. Jenkins went through three weeks of testing before undergoing two surgeries on the left and right side of her brain in August of that year and returned to California for followup treatment in March 2011. Her mother Kim says Karmen suffered eight to nine typical of someone with moyamoya yet it could have been worse. A lot of people with moyamoya have major strokes or die Kim says. Karmen was definitely blessed to have just minor strokes. It s really a miracle she s alive. She adds that Karmen whom she describes as laidback and someone who loves children and animals has some difficulty concentrating and remembering facts and experiences occasional headaches. Karmen is scheduled for additional testing and treatment in August back in California. That s where Ike Laroche and the shotgun come in. Laroche is a close friend of Karmen s father Dennis who works at the family-owned Jenkins Plumbing in Pooler. He previously helped raise 2 500 through a Boston butts fundraiser to help the family with medical expenses as their insurance doesn t cover the plane fare or their accommodations. That s a pretty expensive trip for average people Laroche says. To help them cover their twoweek trip to California in August Laroche is planning a raffle June 15 at 2 p.m and says he hopes to raise 2 500 to 3 000. The prize is a 700 Remington Premier 20-gauge autoloading shotgun donated by an individual. that ll make stripes look good ) At 6 30pm an Officer was monitoring traffic on Jimmy DeLoach Parkway and clocked a tan Camry at 75mph in the 55mph zone. He made a traffic stop but the driver didn t pull over for a while. The Officer could see that the driver and passenger were apparently arguing. When the man finally pulled over the Officer got out to approach the car and the driver suddenly accelerated away again. When the Officer caught up with the Camry the driver had fled on foot through the woods. He was eventually caught by a Bloomingdale Officer off of Adams Road. He s in jail now on charges of fleeing and eluding Police driving while unlicensed obstruction and on two warrants that were posted for his arrest. Garden City Officers were called to a local pay-by-the-week hotel where a black Ford Ranger was parked behind the business and a man was under arrest for selling dope. The arrestee said he d just sold some crack cocaine to a woman in room 419. So the Officer along with a K-9 and a hotel employee went to the room. The employee used a master key to open the door. ____________________________________ Continued on page B3 Shotgun Raffle to Benefit Rincon Woman With Rare Disease By Stephen Prudhomme minor strokes before her surgery A June raffle offering a fancy shotgun as the prize will benefit Karmen Jenkins who has to return to California this summer to receive further testing and treatment for a rare disease. Laroche describes Karmen as also helped is Karmen s strong faith an outstanding young lady who is in the face of adversity. happy-go-lucky. He says her father Karmen s been very positive whom he went to school with in and a real trooper says Kim notDarien is the best friend he s ever ing that her prospects for leading had. They re just good people a normal healthy life are pretty Laroche says. Dennis is 70-plus good. 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Knowing the signs of stroke and what to do is important because it can happen to anyone of any age at any time. If you experience any of these symptoms one or all four or should you witness someone with these warning signs don t hesitate to get help. - Trouble Walking - Weakness on One Side - Trouble Seeing - Trouble Speaking There are many things you can do to help prevent stroke but there s only one thing to do when it happens. Dial 9-1-1. Always Committed to Caring EffinghamHealth.org (912)754-6451 459 Hwy 119 S Springfield GA 31329 Page B2 Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Trusted Auto Repair & Service OUTDOOR TRUTHS free Brake Inspections Most cars. With purchase of oil change. (Editor s Note Outdoor Truths is a weekly sportsman s article that appears in newspapers and regional magazines across 13 states in the South and Midwest. It is a blend of observations and experiences that have come over time from being in God s great outdoors. We re proud to offer this column for the outdoor sportsmen in our area.) I ve noticed that those of us who love the outdoors are always in the moment and yet are preparing for an upcoming moment. This time of year is especially true of this. While turkey season is in progress I am thinking about getting my gear ready for the river and am also making plans on doing the things now that will give me an opportunity at a big buck this fall. It is a constant circle of living reacting and planning. Again it is living in the moment reacting to whatever comes my way and preparing for the future. Just like most of life is. What most of us do each day is go to work as planned react to the unexpected circumstances that come our way whether from home or work and plan for the days weeks and or years ahead. And much of the time these are done simultaneously without a hitch. We have programmed our lives to live in the present and for the future. And it is wise to continue to do this. It is those who only live in the present who forfeit future success. What is worse are those who never understand that most of what we experience now is really in preparation for that future but not necessarily the future here on earth. For some reason most people think heaven will be one long floattrip a place where its inhabitants will simply float around on a cloud all day long. How boring would that be Or they think those in heaven will continually live on our knees giving thanks to God. This is not true as well. (Even though I m sure thankfulness and praise will be a big part) The truth is heaven will be communities. It will be about living working playing and a host of other things that I can t even imagine. It will be about family and fellowship. And while fishing may be involved there is no doubt the rules will be catch and release. Why do I share this information So that you and I can understand why we are here on earth. I think I can sum it up very quickly. 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Local businesses that both hire people with intellectual disabilities and encourage other area businesses to do the same will also be recognized. According to the National Down Syndrome Congress Center as many as eighty percent of adults with Down syndrome are unemployed. Low expectations and a lack of understanding about the great skills and wonderful work ethic many people with Down syndrome possess have contributed to this sad statistic. LDSS hopes to reverse this trend by encouraging area employers to give workers with intellectual disabilities a chance. Dignity and self-respect are borne out of feeling that what we have to offer makes a difference said LDSS Night of Champions Chairperson Allyson Harvin. When forward thinking businesses give those with Down syndrome or other differently abled adults a chance to be productive members of society society itself benefits. What is truly admirable is the employer who understands that differently abled employees are just that differently abled not disabled. The 2013 Night of Champions is being held in the Ballroom at Westin Savannah Harbor Hotel and the evening includes the awards ceremony a silent auction dinner and cash bar. Doors open at 6pm and business attire is requested. Tickets are 25 per person or reserve a table for ten for 250. Tickets can be purchased online at nightofchampions. org. Illustrations by W. Gerome Temple and Etchings by Gwendolyn Blackwell DiCroce will hang in the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery 1352 Eisenhower Drive (across from the Health Department) during May and June 2013. Join the artists during their opening reception on Thursday May 9th from 5 30pm to 7 30pm. As always a portion of all proceeds will benefit not for profit Hospice Savannah Inc. For more information please visit www.Hos- Thursday piceSavannah.org ArtGallery Gwen DiCroce earned an MFA in Printmaking from VCU and was a public school art teacher in Virginia for 31 years before moving to Savannah in 2003. Her hand colored and painted etchings feature whimsical figures animals and plants in magical places. She says the etchings of Durer Tiepolo and Peter Milton continue to inspire and fascinate me. Children animals as angels fairies with their pet cows dogs fetching music notes and other playful themes prevail. Many of my drawings look like illustrations searching for a story. W. Gerome Temple is originally from New Stanton PA and came to Savannah by way of Jacksonville FL to study graphic design at SCAD. He has been working as an illustrator for more than ten years. His intricate drawings are almost architectural in their exquisite detail. Gerome showcases bio-mechanical interaction early ideas of flight circus troupes and imaginary entomologies and botanicals in his inventive drawings. National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Savannah Chapter 249 March meeting will be held at Carey Hilliard s Restaurant 11111 Abercorn Street Ext. in Savannah at 12noon Thursday May 9th. The meeting is open to the public. The program will cover the Georgia Federation Convention to be held in Atlanta on 1-3 May 2013. Buffet will consist of several meats vegetables salad dessert and beverage will be served at a cost of 14.75 per person (tax and tip included). A short business meeting will follow the program. For more information contact John Thompson 9271767 or email at jttcit yahoo. com. May is a four person acoustic bluegrass band that began performing in the Midwest in the spring of 1975. The first band album was released in 1979 when the band began touring on a national basis. They ll be appearing at Randy Wood Guitars Pickin Parlor this Friday night May 10th at 8pm. Tickets are just 20. Call (912) 748-1930 for more information. May from Ann & Howard s Plants. Crafts food and plants for sale. Admission is Adults 3 Children 4-12 1. For more information please call 7488068 or go to www.savannahogeecheecanalsociety.org. channel deepening and the huge importance of our city s port. The program will include a memorable singing of For those in Peril on the Sea. May 13 The Effingham County Republican Party will hold its next meeting on Monday May 13th at 7pm in the Social Hall of the Effingham County Administration Building. For more information call 912661-4691. May Monday Rothwell Baptist Church invites all of those in need of food assistance to come to our Food Pantry which will be held on Saturday May 18th from 8 30am until 10 30am. The Food Pantry is located in the white brick house on the corner of Rothwell and Morgan Streets and is next door to the church whose address is 216 East Rothwell Street in Pooler. May 30 Give the Gift of Life Community Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday May 30th from 3pm to 7pm in the Social Hall at Faulkville Baptist Church 144 Zeigler Road off of Hwy 80 in Faulkville. Please call 912-748-7332 to schedule an appointment or visit redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code bloomingdale. Thursday 21-25 Your local SCAD students have joined forces to raise awareness for human trafficking and modern day slavery. We believe it is our social responsibility to be a voice for the 27 million slaves in the world today - which is more than there has ever been in human history. Rallying up with a number of non-profits we are hosting EXPOSED an artistic movement that seeks to reveal the horrendous truths of human trafficking and we ask that you too will join us in the fight. We must remember these aren t just numbers but are real men and women just like us. Please join us at the EXPOSED Awareness Exhibition where we are disrobing ignorance Together we can make a difference. Work will be on display at Sicky Nar Nar 125 West Duffy Street in Savannah from May 21st-25th from 11am 6pm. Opening night is on Friday May 24th from 7 30pm - 10 30pm. There will be a main event Friday May 24th at 8 30pm as well as a screening on human trafficking modern day slavery May 21st-23rd at 4 30pm. May 14 The May meeting of the Effingham TEA Party will be Tuesday May 14th 7pm in the Conference Room of the YMCA in Rincon. Please note the change in location for the month of May only. For more information please call 912224-2637. May Tuesday 18 10 Over 800 students at Blandford Elementary School will gather in costume to represent six different countries and cultures from around the globe in presentation of their annual International Arts Festival. Student artwork will be on display and sold for a minimum donation of 5. All proceeds from the art sale and raffle will go toward future festivals and the further development of the fine arts programs at Blandford. This event is free and open to the public and located at 4650 McCall Road in Rincon. Come early to get the best parking and participate in all the day s best events A bluegrass legend Special Consensus is returning this Friday after a long absence THE SPECIAL CONSENSUS Friday Southbridge Gracious Southern Gardens Tour Saturday May 18th 10am to 4pm. Ten private gardens throughout the Southbridge community (Dean Forest Road & Southbridge Blvd in Savannah) will be open to ticket holders. This self-guided tour taking about 3 hours encompasses a 6-mile area within Southbridge. Included with each ticket is a tea party in one of the gardens with homemade sandwiches cookies and beverages. Tickets 25 each available at sbgardenclub. webs.com. A perfect gift for Mother s Day Groves High School Reunion Classes of 1971 & 1972 will be held on May 18 2013 at the Tybee Island Pier. For more information please contact Martha Weston at marthaweston bellsouth.net. Canal Days Ogeechee River Celebration. 10am - 4pm on May 18th at the SavannahOgeechee Canal Museum & Nature Center 681 Fort Argyle Road (Rts. 204) 2.3 miles past I-95. 1pm Stories of Ogeechee Neck talk 2pm Canal Nature Walk 3pm Birding with John Parrish. All day programs for kids include Dave s Reptiles and canoes and yoga with Ogeechee Outpost. Plant lovers will enjoy Urbanna Farms organic farming exhibit and native wildflowers Saturday Lift up your voice to help children in our community who have been victims of abuse and neglect. Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Ogeechee Circuit a local nonprofit organization that trains community citizen volunteers to speak on behalf of foster children s safety and well-being and in their best interests in court will hold an orientation for our next training session that will begin in January. The orientation will be held on Tuesday November 27th from 6pm 7 30pm. Please email joincasa gmail.com or contact the office of CASA Ogeechee Circuit at 764-4849 for more information. YOGA Classes will be held in Port Wentworth on Thursday evenings at 6 30pm at the Ed Young Senior Center 103 Turnberry Street. Certified Yoga Instructor Lee Ann Manale will work with you on connecting Health Wellness and Wisdom to help create a better healthier you Make the connection improve your flexibility strength concentration posture and breathing If you have any questions please call Leisure Services Department at 966-7428. The Pooler Senior Citizens Center has a bowling league each Monday morning starting at 10 30am at Frames n Games in Pooler. Anyone is welcome to join us you donot have to be a member of the senior center to come out and have a great time with us. For our group price of 10 you can bowl 2 games (shoes & ball provided) and have lunch. Or if you have your own ball and shoes you can bowl for 1 per game on Mondays and not eat lunch. It is great exercise for seniors. Come join in on the Fun Food and Fellowship. For this and other great activities call the Pooler Senior Citizens Center at (912) 748-0912. Personal Disability Voice Chat is now meeting every Thursday night from 4 30-8 30pm at Rincon First Christian Church on Hwy 21 South. Anytime 22 A National Maritime Day Observance 2013 Port of Savannah. National Maritime Day is the day Americans remember those lost at Sea and honor those who go to Sea reminding the port community that ships carry more than cargo. Wednesday May 22nd (this is the actual day) lunch and program 12 30 1 30pm (registration begins at 12noon) at Harborside Room Hyatt Hotel 2 West Bay Street in Savannah. Cost for lunch is 20 per person reservations required. RSVP to 826-0206 by May 18th. Make checks payable to Maritime Bethel at Savannah (or simply M.B.S.). Come and learn more about the Maritime connections Wednesday Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Page B5 HOME IMPROVEMENT SERVICES ELECTRICAL SERVICES HEAT & AIR ROOFING HEAT & AIR Residential Commercial & Swimming Pool Electrical Services Whitley Electric Co. Inc. 59 Ready For Summer I Specialize in Re-Roofing Over 35 Years Experience FREE ESTIMATES Walter Sapp Roofing 748-7660 667-6053 Cell Serving the Coastal Empire for 30 Years Licensed & Insured 826-2214 Call Today ADVERTISING SERVICES PLUMBING SERVICES EXTERMINATING Call 748-3567 For Information on Advertising In This Section William Moultrie & Sons Unstop all sewage lines Identify all plumbing problems We do all plumbing repairs Cheapest in town A C System Check-up Offer good only with mention of this ad. Includes 21 point check list. Limited time only. 55 Certified Heating & Air Conditioning 15% automatic discount Call today 912-844-8702 604-7305 433-8971 24 hrs. HONEST & DEPENDABLE 656-2267 By C. Edward Wilson High School Sports school and either go to college or stay home please think about the choices you make in life. What seems like an ordinary fun moment can change in a heart beat. The SSU football coaching staff was terminated recently and then one of its best players was gunned down. It has been a tough week for the Tiger s football program and I wish the best for both the team and players. And in the words of now deceased rap artist Tupac Shakur if you don t know what is going on you had better ask somebody. Shakur didn t heed his own warning and was killed on his way to a club also. Session II June 17-21. Family rate 100 per camper which includes lunch. Group rate 90 per camper. For more information call (912) 358-3447 or go to www.savannahstate.edu. Boys Armstrong Atlantic State University boys basketball camp sessions June 10-13 June 17-20 for ages 7-14. Daily 8 30am-4pm includes lunch. Cost 125 early registration 145 walk-ups family discount 20 per child (Second 105 third 85). Info Coach Jeremy Luther 912-344-2992 Jeremy. Luther armstrong.edu. Softball City of Savannah Spring Summer Adult Leagues accepting registration for 2013 season. Info Paulson Softball Complex 912351-3852. Tennis Savannah Area Tennis Association summer camps for ages 4-14. Camps held June 3 through July 12. Sessions are one week Monday through Friday. Cost 55 for 10 hours of tennis. Locations Daffin Park Bacon Park Lake Mayer Tom Triplett Park in Pooler Patriot s Park in Rincon and Wilmington Island. Info savannahtennis. com or Phyllis Greene 912- 507 9862 or ctcsavannahga att.net. Football Second annual Nick Eason Foundation Youth Football Camp June 8 Toombs County High School Lyons. Free. Open to first 300 pre-registered children K-12. Pre-register online April 1-May 17. Campers receive a T-shirt lunch and autographed souvenir. Morning session grades K-6 starts 8am afternoon session grades 7-12 starts at 12 30pm. Info TheNickEasonFoundation.com EventWeekend. Also part of Nick Eason Foundation Gospel Fest free June 7 at 7pm Toombs Auditorium Southeastern Technical College. Choices A long time ago David Carradine starred in a television series featuring his kung-fu skills. Periodically the show would flash back to his developmental years and his kung-fu master would warn him by saying Choose wisely grasshopper. Last week one of Savannah State University s football players made a choice that nearly cost him his life. Strong safety wide receiver Vaughn Cornelia and his girlfriend went to a club on Broughton Street and stayed until closing. While leaving the club and driving through the crowd he and his girlfriend were shot. She suffered non-threatening wounds while he got shot in the chest and abdomen area. He was operated on and although he is still in intensive care he prayerfully is in the stage of recovery. Cornelia who I have had the pleasure of knowing and talking to often because I am one of SSU s sports announcer is a very aggressive player on the field. Off the field the 6-foot-5 210 pound player from Tennessee is one of the nicest kids you would ever want to meet. My heart goes out to him and his family. Only God knows if he will ever play football again but his quality of life is what matters most. His mother rushed down from Atlanta to be by her son s side and is a pillar of strength for her baby. That is what mothers are and that is why they are honored so much on this coming Mother s Day. The message that I want to convey in this article is that people always will make choices that seem routine. That corner of Jefferson and Broughton is a hot spot for criminal activity. The Satisfaction Restaurant closed its doors on that same corner due to lack of customers only days before the shooting. As this year s seniors leave high Community Events Basketball Girls Savannah State University Shoot-Straight Fundamental Day Camp June 10-14 2013. 8am5pm. 100 per camper includes Tshirt and lunch. Enrollment open to girls ages 6-17. For more information go to website www.savannahstate.edu. Girls Savannah State University girls basketball team camp June 14-16 Tiger Arena and Wilcox-Wiley Gymnasium. Friday - Sunday. 350 per team includes T-shirt. High School varsity and jv squads and AAU teams. Eight players per team allowed each additional player will be charged 20. 100 per boarding camper (includes meals and lodging). Head coach boarding is free. Girls Armstrong Atlantic State University girls basketball skills camp June 24-26 Alumni Arena Savannah. For grades 3-9. Cost 115 each before June 19 25 late fee after. Group rate 5 for 95 each prior to June 19. Info Armstrong coach Matt Schmidt 912344-3110 or matt.schmidt armstrong.edu. Boys Savannah State University boys Skills and Basketball Development Camp session I June 3-7. 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Needs happy loving home. FREE German Shepherd Collie mix to a good home. Female approximately 3 years old spayed loves children. Very friendly. Needs fenced backyard to run and play. Call 8261923. 053013 Horsin Around (A Non-Profit Therapeutic Riding) program for Special Individuals and Military is in need of volunteers for its Summer Camps. No horse experience needed just enjoy helping others with special needs. Volunteer training is June 1st at 9 30am til 11am. For more information please call Karrie at 912-748-7917. 053013 -------------------------- The Savannah Ogeechee Canal Museum and Nature Center a non-profit corp. located at 681 Fort Argyle Road at Bush Road Savannah GA 31419. Phone 7488068. Visitors welcome Fridays 10am til 4pm Saturdays 9am to 5pm Sundays Noon til 5pm and Mondays 10am til 4pm. Volunteers needed to greet visitors and help with light maintenance. tfnSH -------------------------- Non-Profit Therapeutic Riding Center Horsin Around Class of 71 & 72 Groves High School Reunion will be held on May 18th at Tybee Island Pier. For more information please contact Martha Weston email marthaweston bellsouth.net. 051613 -------------------------- BuSineSS oPPty. 3 Vending Machines... Combination vending machines soda s and snacks. 3 units for sale. Call for details and prices. All in excellent condition and working condition. Call 912-925-2206. 052313 -------------------------- Join AVON today ... online Only 20 start-up fee up to 50% profit For more information and to sign up go to www.start.youravon.com. Use reference code CHARTLAUB For experienced team support Historic Church Tours in now offering special rates to tour our Historic Houses of Worship Give us a call to book your tour. Lunch is included in the tour price. Call 912-306-5543 or 912661-0825. 053013 Special Rates For Local Churches Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 Page B7 helP wAnteD Spirit Newspapers is looking for an advertising salesperson to work with local businesses and show them how to grow their customer base. Spirit Newspapers is the best read newspaper on the Westside the booming growth market for Savannah. This is a 20% commission independent contractor position. Excellent earning potential and you can work at your own pace. For more information contact Steve at 912-748-3567. -------------------------- Van Driver... The Bryan County Board of Commissioners is now accepting applications for a part time Van Driver in the Section 5311 Program. Minimum qualifications required High school graduate or G.E.D equivalent clean driving record. Duties required include making schedules assisting riders responding to inquiries and complaints problem solving and preparation of certain forms. Applications are available at the County Commissioners Office located at 51 North Courthouse Street in Pembroke between the hours of 8am and 5pm Monday thru Friday. The deadline for receiving applications will be Wednesday May 15 2011. Bryan County is an equal opportunity employer and we endorse the Americans With Disabilities Act. 051613 -------------------------- Athletic Director... The Bryan County Board of Commissioners is now accepting applications for an Athletic Director in the South Bryan Department of Parks and Recreation. Minimum qualifications required Bachelor s degree in Recreation Exercise Physiology or other related field required five years of progressively responsible experience in recreation planning leisure activities organization park management or a related field or any combination of education training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job. Supervisory experience required. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver s license. Applications are available at the County Commissioners Office located at 51 North Courthouse Street in Pembroke between the hours of 8am and 5pm Monday thru Friday. You may also download an application by visiting www.bryancountyga. org. Please submit an application resum salary requirements and professional references to Cynthia J. Sims Personnel Payroll Bryan County Board of Commissioners P.O. Box 430 Pembroke Georgia 31321. The deadline for receiving applications will be Wednesday May 22 2013. Bryan County is an equal opportunity employer and we endorse the Americans With Disabilities Act. 051613 -------------------------- Experienced Wrecker Operator Needed- Company offers clean modern equipment. 7 year MVR current DOT & City of Savannah Drivers Permit required. On Call shifts a must. Serious inquiries apply in person only. 111 Douglas Street Savannah GA 31406 -------------------------- Little Tots Learning Center & Pre-kindergarten 699 Hwy 80 W. in Eden needs a warm nurturing and energetic person to work with all ages of children. Must have a CDA credential or be willing to get certified. We are an equal opportunity employer who offers paid holidays vacation and annual raises. Call 748-0700. 052313 -------------------------- Equipment Operator... The Bryan County Board of Commissioners is now accepting applications for a full time Equipment Operator Class B in the Roads Department. Minimum qualifications required High school graduate or G.E.D equivalent two years of experience in heavy equipment operation or a related field or any eqivalent combination of education training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver s license. Applications are available at the County Commissioners Office located at 51 North Courthouse Street in Pembroke between the hours of 8am and 5pm Monday thru Friday. You may also download an application by visiting www.bryancountyga. org. The deadline for receiving applications will be Wednesday May 15 2013. Bryan County is an equal opportunity employer and we endorse the Americans With Disabilities Act. 050913 -------------------------- Equipment Operator... The Bryan County Board of Commissioners is now accepting applications for a full time Equipment Operator Class C in the Roads Department. Minimum qualifications required High school graduate or G.E.D equivalent one year of experience in light equipment operation or a related field or any eqivalent combination of education training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia Minimum Class B CDL driver s license. Applications are available at the County Commissioners Office located at 51 North Courthouse Street in Pembroke between the hours of 8am and 5pm Monday thru Friday. You may also download an application by visiting www.bryancountyga. org. The deadline for receiving applications will be Wednesday May 15 2013. Bryan County is an equal opportunity employer and we endorse the Americans With Disabilities Act. 050913 -------------------------- Seeking CSR for Insurance Agency... DeWitt Ins Agency in Rincon GA is seeking an experienced CSR for our commercial lines dept. One year experience in CL dept with valid P&C license. Co. provides some employee benefits.Apply online at info dewittagency.com and email to jbacon dewittagency.com or fax (912)826-2771. -------------------------- Secretary... The Bryan County Board of Commissioners is now accepting applications for a Secretary in the South Bryan County Recreation Department. Minimum qualifications required High school graduate or G.E.D equivalent one year of clerical or customer service experience or any eqivalent combination of education training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job. Applications are available at the County Commissioners Office located at 51 North Courthouse Street in Pembroke between the hours of 8am and 5pm Monday thru Friday. You may also download an application by visiting www.bryancountyga. org. The deadline for receiving applications will be Wednesday May 15 2013. Bryan County is an equal opportunity employer and we endorse the Americans With Disabilities Act. 050913 -------------------------- Cleaning Help Needed to help clean apartments. Experienced preferred. Must have reliable transportation. Call 429-1602. 052313 -------------------------- Tell them you saw it in The Spirit -------------------------- (Part Time) Youth Activities Leader (Part Time) needed to help develop a well rounded youth program and teaching ministry. Job responsibilities will focus on middle and high school students to include outreach Bible studies retreats mission activities and summer activities. Please send resume to First Baptist Church 402 Pinehurst Place Port Wentworth GA 31407 Attn Personnel Committee or email to fbcpwyouth gmail.com. 060612 -------------------------- Woodlawn Baptist Church is currently seeking a mature Christian of like faith for the position of part time Minister of Music. The job responsibilities for this position include planning conducting and evaluating our music programs. Applicants should possess a Bachelor s Degree in Music or the equivalent with at least three years of practical experience. All interested applicants should send a resume to the attention of the Personnel Committee at Woodlawn Baptist Church 407 Talmadge Avenue Garden City GA 31408. Deadline for resumes is June 1 2013. 053013 -------------------------- Music Leader Needed... Southern Baptist Church in Savannah seeking Music and Worship Leader on a part-time basis. Contact the church office at (912) 925-8650 or fax resume to (912) 925-8651. 052313 -------------------------- is seeking an experienced parttime Contemporary Worship Leader to oversee design and lead in a weekly Sunday morning Contemporary Worship service. 7-10 hours per week including Sunday mornings and Wednesday night rehearsal. Job description may be seen at http www.mymorningstar.cc. Prefer a minimum of a bachelor degree or equivalent experience knowledge skills and gifts from the Holy Spirit in music and or worship. Please submit resume salary requirements and an example worship service to brogrady aol. com. Or mail to 2836 Hwy. 80 Bloomingdale GA 31302 (Video audio. Video preferred electronic or DVD) No phone calls please. 052313 -------------------------- Do you have a 6 figure income mentality If yes to learn how you may qualify to join our team...Call (888) 295-6573. tfnLS -------------------------- Ardsley Park Baptist Church is seeking a pastor. Ardsley Park is a traditional Southern Baptist church in the heart of Savannah offering a great opportunity to witness to a diverse ethnic and cultural population in the immediate community. The ideal candidate will be one with a vision for the future of this historic congregation and a passion for preaching God s word and Biblical teaching. Effective communication evangelism and leadership skills are required. Candidates interested in this position should submit a resume to pto olivermaner.com or to Patrick O Connor Chairman of the Pastor Search Committee of Ardsley Park Baptist Church 1 East 55th Street Savannah Georgia 31405. ProfeSSionAl Svc Rid property of grass weeds unkept vegetation. Clear bushes trees sanitize landscape and beautify. Call Joe Page DAV at 912-306-5995. 052313 -------------------------- Experienced runner and consistent age group top three finisher who has run two marathons some dozen half marathons and hundreds of shorter distance races offering personal training for general fitness and races. Excellent interpersonal and motivational skills. Reasonable rates. Call Steve at (912) 704-1117 or email starchaserfp poetic.com. tfnSP -------------------------- Cell Phone broken and you need it repaired Cracked screen on your Iphone Water damage Cellular Solutions in Pooler Commons Shopping Center near Dickey s BBQ on Hwy 80 at the intersection with Coleman Blvd. Call 912-988-1691 for more information. tfn CS -------------------------- Want a Book Written Would you like to have a book on the history of your family company career house of worship or other memorable subject Have you always wanted someone to help you write your autobiography Do you have a story you would like developed into a novel or nonfiction work I m Your Man I write for seven of the best publications in Savannah and I can write your book. Books Articles Ad Copy Websites Presentations Promotional Materials etc. See some of my periodical works at http savannahnow. com authors clark-byron Give me a call... Clark Byron at 912.484.3936 or cebyron comcast.net. tfnCB -------------------------- Guitar Lessons... at Randy Woods Guitar Hwy 80 in Bloomingdale. Give us a call for more information 748-1930. tfnRW -------------------------- There s help Effective medication with Vivitrol with counseling in private Doctor s office. Call today 507-5225. tfnah -------------------------- We provide computer hardware service printer service and networking for small and medium businesses. For a free consultation on your computer needs please call 748-8610. tfnSH Property Maintenance Alcohol Problem Youth Activities Leader Southeast Technical Associates wAnteD Wanted... Hood for a 1994 Murray riding lawnmower 38 cut. Please call 912-964-9693. tfn060613 -------------------------- Food & Craft Vendors Needed for Spring Festival on May 18 2013 (11am - 4pm). Set up 7am. Food Vendors fee is 150. Craft Vendors fee is 75. Event held at Everlasting Life Christian Church 100 Sparkman Drive Garden City GA 31408. Call (912) 964-6003 for more information. 051613 -------------------------- Buying phonograph record collections. Larger quantities preferred. 45 s 33 s and 78 rpm. All types of music wanted. Local private collector. Top prices paid. Dan 313-9099. tfn0913 -------------------------- LIFE Inc. is now taking donations of gently used infant and children s clothing up to size 16 for resale in their up coming resale store in Guyton. Call Nina Dasher for drop off site at 7484415 or 826-5300 Ext. 26. Only clean and pressed clothes will be taken. Thank you for donating to a non profit. LIF Morningstar Community Church Stuff for SAle For sale Size 2 wedding dress. covered with beautiful lace and beads can be worn with straps or strapless floor length excellent condition. 100. Call 6671995. tfnsp -------------------------- Dining Set... Table with 6 chairs very heavy 250 or best offer. Very good condition. Call 7485534. 060613 -------------------------- Items For sale... 20 tv with built in dvd player 35.00 25 tv 45.00 2 DVD players - 20.00 each small refrigerator used for 2 months only 50.00 girls summer clothing lots of sizes. -------------------------- Like new treadmill Wife can t use it Bought new for 459 willing to sacrifice for 100. Sears Proform Treadmill. Call 661-0825. tfn053013 -------------------------- 17 Flat Screen DVD TV... Vizio 2 years old with remote. Perfect for motorhome or camper 100. Call 665-1442. 052313 -------------------------- Gun Cabinet... Nice solid decorative pecan wood double glass doors holds 10 guns. 2 drawers and 2 storage comparments for hand guns and ammo 500. Call 912-665-1442. 053013 -------------------------- Lexmark Copy Machine 2300 series 25 Hoover vaccum with original attachments 25. Call 920-3182. 051613 -------------------------- Dining Room Table... with 4 rolling chairs 41 X51 comes with leaf. natural wood excellent condition 100. Call 429-2793. -------------------------- Custom Fire Pits for your backyard starting at 75. Call Wayne 912-977-8510 for more information. tfnLBS -------------------------- Antique Dining Room Table seats 8 roll pull extention. Beautiful. Table needs some TLC and 8 chairs need to be recovered and fixed. 250 or best offer. Call 450-1116. tfnah -------------------------- KENMORE SIDE BY SIDE Refrigerator Freezer. White excellent condition with ice maker. Just 225. Call 912-660-6275. -------------------------- New 7 x 18 Car Hauler Trailer... 2-3500 lb. axles electric brake full steel floor with tiedown rings ramps 2425. Call 912234-3348. tfnbbb CLASSIFIED ADS WORK Ads for FREE items for FREE Advertise or items that are 50 For as little as 8.00 7 being sold for 50 or less are FREE Per week 25 words or less. 10 each additional word. Per week forfor 30 wordsor less. 10 each additional word. Personal items for sale only 100 or less for 6 weeks. Ads for 30 words or less 100 limit includes all items inin ad. Ads for 25 words or less 50 limit includes all items ad. W ll fo months sor until it Se Til It sells for just We llur o Run Se Y r YourllCar or Truck a ForC n Itfor 6 Sale Phone In 748-3567 748-0490 Sell Your Car or Truck SELL YOUR TRUCK 20 25 e ll R u r only Fax In Spirit Newspapers P.O. 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Name_______________________________ Phone __________________ City________________ How Many Weeks_______ State____ Zip_________ Address__________________________________ We do not refund ads for items sold after ad has been placed. Automotive Services BRAKE REPAIR GENERAL AUTO REPAIR GENERAL AUTO REPAIR TINTING AUDIO SERVICES NOBODY Beats My Price On Brake Repair Brake Repair and Replacement All Makes and Models Labor starting at 45 per wheel plus cost of parts Get Ready For Summer s Heat FREE ESTIMATES FOR CUSTOM EXHAUST 912-414-3271 Guyton Call Charles PAUL S AUTOMOTIVE Hwy. 21 in Rincon Plaza Rincon www.PaulsTireAUTO.com Custom Exhaust with Flowmasters Brakes Tires Alignments Specializing in 59.95 69.95 Open Saturdays A C Check Most cars Front End Alignment SPECIALS Four Wheel Alignment WE ARE WINDOW TINTING SPECIALISTS Also Check Out Our Car Stereo Systems 826-5115 Includes 1 lb. Freon 6995 Special 1722 E. Hwy. 80 Bloomingdale (Next to Ann s Thrift Shop) Elton Brown Owner Operator 330-0035 1202 West Hwy. 80 Pooler 748-1116 (Behind RH Fitness and Tipton s Furniture) Page B8 Spirit Newspapers May 9 - May 15 2013 ------------------------ New 7 x 20 5 ton trailer 2-5200 pound axles brake axle spring assist ramps 2600. Call 912234-3348. tfnbbb -------------------------- Very nice stack-type FRIGIDAIRE LAUNDRY CENTER WASHER DRYER combo unit. White. With supply and drain hoses. 76 x27 w x 31.5 d Pics available. New about 1200. Yours for 550. Call 912-660-6275. -------------------------- TORO COMMERCIAL GRADE ZERO TURN MOWER. Z MASTER MODEL 74077. 44 CUT. 20HP Kohler engine. Runs great no smoke. Ready to mow. New battery. Dual gas tanks. This is a real time saver. New about 9000. Save a bundle at 2475. Pics available. Call Mark 912660-6275. tfnMJP -------------------------- -------------------------- 6 Choice Burial Spaces in the Garden of Gethsemane Forest Lawn in front of the office. Will divide. Call 964-2200. 111413 -------------------------- 4 Cemetery Plots for sale in Hillcrest Abbey East Memorial Park. 1600 each for a total of 6400 for all 4 plots plus 81 transfer fee. Call 748-1087. 031313 -------------------------- 118.27 Acres - 1000 frontage on Lower Ebenezer Creek. Timber and hunting tract. 168 000 ( 1 420.48 per acre). Timberland - 83.5 acres ready for harvest. Call for details. Call Jimmy at 912-663-9836. tfnJS -------------------------- Rivercrest Plantation in south Bulloch County close to the Ogeechee... five to seven acre tracts of beautiful land homes only horses welcome starting at 30 000 to 60 000. Call Matt Cramer for details 658-5099. tfnSHBW Waterfront lAnD for SAle Emerald Plantation... 3 - 1 2 acre lots for sale 40 000 each. Guyton Georgia. Call 912-856-3060. -------------------------- -------------------------- 32 Fort Argyle Lane... Great property right on the water Has a private dock on a .64 acre lot property has two homes... Two for the price of One Built in 2000 and 1990 wood floors. Must see Call today for your showing Only 250 000. 7487660. Owner financing available. -------------------------- Tell them you found it in The Spirit -------------------------- As a courtesy... If you see or call on an ad and find that the item has already sold please make your next call is to Spirit Newspapers so we can take that ad out of the paper Thanks very much Call Eddie for FREE pickup 4292248. tfnEd -------------------------- 1993 Force Mercury 70HP runs good 600. Call 210-6365. -------------------------- Tell them you found it in The Spirit -------------------------- Sell your unwanted items through The Spirit We ll run items under 100 for 6 weeks for FREE Call us today 7483567. -------------------------- As a courtesy... If you see or call on an ad and find that the item has already sold please make your next call is to Spirit Newspapers so we can take that ad out of the paper Thanks very much BROKEN WASHER Or dryer IN YOUR WAY Need Extra 2 doublewide and 1 single wide mobile homes on 3 separate lots with well and septic tank on all 3. Property currently bringing in 1750- 2000 per month rent. Would like to sell 158 000. Owner financing possible with 10% down 1200 per month payments plus 3% interest. Call 210-6342 or 386961-9558. 103113 -------------------------- Rincon... 3.47 acres for sale by owner. Close to schools deep well septic tank and power. Ready to move on. 70 000. Located off of Old Augusta Road. Call 754-3131. tfn0713 -------------------------- Savannah River... Stokes Bluff South Carolina. 1.41 acres septic tank electric well and trailer on property. 45 000 or best offer. Call 912-728-3633. 061513 -------------------------- Investment Property for Sale comm. ProPerty - SAle Best Deal on Office Space in Godley Station... Approximately 1000 sq. ft. includes four offices reception area kitchenette & bathroom. 135k (will consider lease option) Call 772-3298. tfnSHMR moBile homeS Free Mobile Home... Needs repair. With purchase of beautiful shaded lot at 144 Blair Way in River Ridge Subdivision in Effingham County. 27 000. Call Jimmie 912-663-9836. tfnJS -------------------------- Pooler... 3 bedroom 2 bath fenced in yard community pool located in the Hunt Club off of Jimmy Deloche Parkway in Pooler. Available in early June. 1150 per month plus 1150 security deposit. Call 427-9974. 090513 -------------------------- Nice Quiet Subdivision of Guyton... Beautiful 3 2 with garage in family friendly neighborhood - This house has been the home for one terrific family and is now available for yours. If you are looking for a safer place to raise your family please call 912-7724965 to start a new life. Home available April 1st. Rent 950. Section 8 welcomed. 061313 -------------------------- Rincon... 3 BR 2BR All electric W D hookup quiet safe neighborhood great retirement area close to downtown Rincon. 850 month. Call 912-826-1073. -------------------------- mh for rent Richmond Hill... 3 bedroom 2 bath mobile home for rent off of I-95 and Hwy 144. Private lot paved street. 575 per month plus security deposit. Call 6677518. 082213 -------------------------- County Living in the city 2 bedroom 1 bath trailer located on a 1 acre fenced in lot. New floor and carpet. Water and trash pick-up included in rent. 625 a month a month s deposit required. No pets allowed. References required. Call Sandra at 658-9911 if interested. tfn072513 -------------------------- 2 Bedroom mobile home off Chatham Parkway in Savannah located on a private wooded lot overlooking a lake 15 minutes from downtown and malls non smoker and no pets. 500 per month plus 500 deposit. Call 912-233-2007. 081513 -------------------------- DIAMOND Long Term Rentals Taking Rental Applications For January move in GODLEY PARK Town Homes 2BR 2.5BA 1250SF 975 Available Now 4BR 3.5BA 1736SF 1150 Available Now homeS - SAle roommAteS Responsible roommate needed to share two bedroom two bath home on Quacco Road near Hwy 17. 350 per month. Call Wes at 912-704-9016. Land... Affordable cemetery lotS Hillcrest Abbey West... 2 plots plus 1 vault Garden of Good Shepherd section 70B 6000 value will sell for 4000. Call 912-927-4926. 010914 REDUCED Guyton... 1.5 acres 10 000 Zoned AR-2 Clyo... 5.34 acres with existing foundation and framing. Plans available. 35 000. Courthouse Road... 12 acres wooded. 45 900. Effingham s Best Pre-Owned Vehicles 2007 FORD FOCUS SE 2005 VOLVO V70 2.5 TURBO 2007 CHEVY HHR LS 2004 PONTIAC SUNFIRE COUPE A T A C Power Windows Sunroof Snooks Realty Call Jimmie 912-663-9836 Springfield - Motivated Seller 405 East Second Street Springfield - Cozy Bungalow 2bd 1b on 1 4 acre. AC & heating stove & refrigerator front porch fenced yard & city water sewer trash pick-up. 47 900. MLS 106415. Traci Wells (912)-3540096. tfn102413 -------------------------- Pooler... 3 300 sq. ft. home with 4 bedrooms and 2 1 2 bath for only 218 500. Move in ready. Fresh paint hardwood floors Corian countertops and a lagoon view. Call Leo McKittrick for more information or to see at 912-667-7355. Near Pine Barren and Pooler Parkway. 032113 homeS for rent Garden City... 3 bedroom 1 bath brick house on large fenced-in lot references required. 675 rent deposit. Available the first of June. Call 748-0353 or cell 330-4486. tfn090513 -------------------------- North Bryan County... 3 bedroom 2 bath with 1800 square feet on 5 acres all appliances pets okay with pet deposit. Modular home on permanent foundation. 850 per month plus deposit. Also 2 bedroom 1 bath on same piece of property 650 per month plus deposit. Call 912-429-3597 or 912-2104461. Call 843-706-RENT(7368) Ext. 2 www.diamondltr.com Call Connie Office - 843-706-7368 www.diamondltr.com connie diamondltr.com -------------------------- Savannah... 3 bedroom 1 bath home for rent 5201 Habersham Street. 875 per month 875 security deposit. 1 year lease application and credit report required. Great school district. Call 657-5227. 031513 -------------------------- Rincon... 3 BR 2BR All electric W D hookup quiet safe neighborhood great retirement area close to downtown Rincon. 850 month. Call 912-826-1073. roomS for rent Rincon Room for rent in nice home furnished 1 bedroom private bath kitchen privileges washer dryer 125 per week. References required. 912-414-0829. We Do It All 3 Tire Repairs 3 Shocks Struts 3 Tires New & Used 3 Oil Changes 3 Scheduled Maintenance 3 Computerized Diagnostics 3 Tune-Ups 3 A C Service 3 Brake Service 3 Wheel Alignment 3 Engine Repair 3 Engine Replacement 3 Fuel Injection Service 3 Transmission Service 3 Transmission Repair 3 Steering & Suspension Repair 3 Belts & Hoses 3 Transmission Flush 3 Brake System Flush 3 Power Steering Flush 3 Cooling System Flush 3 Radiators 3 Differential Service 3 4WD Service 3 CV Shaft Replacement 3 Clutch Repair Replacement Guyton... 3060 GA Hwy 17 S. in Guyton. 3 bedrooms 1 1 2 baths fenced backyard No pets. Background check and application required. 675 per month plus 675 security deposit. Available now. Call 772-9077 ask for Roy. tfn062713 -------------------------- Mobile Home on Private Lot for rent. 700 per month includes water sewage and lawncare. 2 bedroom 2 bath off of Hwy 204 in Chatham County. Washer and dryer included. 1000 security deposit required. No Pets. Call 272-2486 for more information. 053013 -------------------------- Effingham doublewide 3 bedrooms 2 baths 126 Oak Street in Pecan Grove near I-16 and Old River Road. 750 per month plus 750 deposit. Call 912-4012620. tfn0513 -------------------------- Rincon... large mobile home for rent 16 x 80 three bedrooms two baths newly renovated all appliances included large covered porch large shed 725 per month plus deposit no pets please. Call 912-596-2445 for details. tfn 0413 -------------------------- Mobile homes available in Bloomingdale 1 2 and 3 bedrooms no pets. Rent starting at 500 with 150 deposit. For more information please call 912-658-2961. Equal Housing Opportunity. tfnPO -------------------------- Tell them you saw it in The Spirit A C A T Power Package 4 Cylinder 5 975 8 998 5 995 5 475 Sunroof Power Package Leather Navigation A T A C Power Windows & Locks Cruise commerciAl rentAlS Pooler... 150-185 sq ft. office spaces. Four units available. Can combine to create larger space. All utilities included. 300-400 per month. Immediate occupancy. Call 596-5173 for viewing. vAcAtion rentAlS Tybee Island... Refurbished Townhouse 1 block from pier sleeps 8. 200 per night on the weekend (Friday Saturday Sunday) 1000 per week 150 per night during the week (minimum 3 days). 75 cleaning fee with all rental agreements. Call 754-4403 or 661-1563. 101511 2006 HYUNDAI SANTA 2001 FORD 2001 DUTCHMEN 2005 FORD F250 FE LIMITED SPORT WINDSTAR SPORT SE CLASSIC 30 CAMPER CREW 4X4 10 998 4 950 6 998 13 950 Leather Sunroof A C Automatic A T Cruise Power Windows & Seats Dual A C 5th Wheel with Slide Lift Kit Diesel 6.0 Automatic cArS 1997 Ford Escort LX Station Wagon Dependable runs great Under 90k miles 2000 (Kelly Blue Book is 1800 2500). Check with your mechanic If you don t buy it he will Call 373-4353. tfnWB -------------------------- 1974 PLYMOUTH DUSTER... Limegreen-340 Motor (less than 500 miles on motor) & 727 Transmission with a 355 Posi Rear. 12 500 or Trade. (912)4299798. tfn0713 -------------------------- 2002 MITSUBISHI GALANT ES... 4 DOOR SEDAN. loaded 2.4L automatic air cond pwr windows pwr locks tilt wheel cruise control factory am fm cd. new timing and balance shaft belts. Runs and drives great 2975. Call 912-660-6275. -------------------------- Need to sell your car but don t want to be hassled with the phone calls and buyers who never show up Let us sell your car for you Just a small fee payable when the car is sold Call Joe 663-5016. tfnEAS -------------------------- Tell them you found it in The Spirit 351 V-8 Power Package Automatic A C Bedliner 1993 FORD F150 XLT LIGHTNING 6 298 28 975 7 450 3 998 V-8 5.3 Automatic Power Package 3.7L V-6 A T A C Sunroof CD Stereo 2009 HUMMER ALPHA H3T-AWD 2005 JEEP LIBERTY SPORT Quad Cab Power Package Tool Box Bedliner CD 2002 DODGE RAM 1500 SPORT HWY. 21 AT MCCALL ROAD SUITE J RINCON Financing Available EFFINGHAM AUTO SALES 826-1071 or 663-5016 joepope1988 yahoo.com Come See Us For All Types of Auto Repair truckS vAnS SuvS Locally Owned & Operated Financing Available 135 E. Hwy. 80 Pooler 748-7579 Need to sell your truck but don t want to be hassled with the phone calls and buyers who never show up Let us sell your truck for you Just a small fee payable when the truck is sold Call Joe 663-5016. tfnEAS