Neighbor to Neighbor newspaper September 2013 : Page 1
l LOCAL NEWS l CROSSWORD l SUDOKU l HOROSCOPES l COMMUNITY CALENDAR l SCHOOL NEWS l GARDENING 904-278-7256 The Neighbor to NEIGHBOR NEIGHBOR State Award Winning Newspaper with the Best of Clay County Living Proudly Serving ALL Of Clay County Since January 2000 The Neighbor to FREE September MMXIII Vol 14 Issue 9 www.neighbortoneighbor.info or Facebook.com/TheNeighbortoNeighbornewspaper 12th Annual Soul Food Festival Oct. 5 YOU SAW IT HERE FIRST!!! GO JAGS! S CHEDULE Page 29 Ebony Bell's "The Cello" to be hung Local Journalist in St. Vincent's, Clay County to be Honored Nick Thompson Staff Writer Soul Food Festival organizer, and Green Cove Springs Vice Mayor Felecia Hampshire recently notified Neighbor to Neighbor staff writer, Ann Williamson, if she would “agree and accept the honor of being our Soul Food Festival Community Citizen of the Year JAGUARS “Veteran of the Game” Page 3 Food Drive Planned Page 10 Safe Animal Shelter is hosting its 21st Annual Dinner and Auction on Sept. 28, 2013 Can you believe it? Fall begins on September 22nd A & L Irrigation, LLC FREE Ann Williamson award! You are so deserving and so kind. We love you because you are our ‘SHERO’ on the issues that affect so many citizens. You not only report the news . . . you come to see about us.” Continued on page 10 (l to r) Virginia Hall, Director of Community Engagement; Blain Claypool, President of St. Vincent's Hospital; Ebony Bell, poster winner; Steve Howard, Chairman of Poster Creation for Concert on the Green; Carrie Keene, art teacher at OPHS 2013 Orange Park High School graduate and art student, Ebony Bell, was this year's first place winner in the Poster Competition held at the Concert on the Green in Magnolia Point, Green Cove Springs over the Memorial Day weekend. For her accomplishment, Miss Bell's artwork -"The Cello" -will be utilized in all of this year's posters and advertising for the Concert on the Green. Her winning entry received it's first permanent home on Wednesday, September 4th, as she was honored with having her poster hung in the yet to be opened St. Vincent's Hospital in Clay County. Not bad for a young student who had only been studying art for two years in high school under her art teacher, Carrie Keene. Miss Bell, a former Orange Park resident, is currently enrolled at Florida State College of Jacksonville as a freshman in the Art Department. She plans to use the scholarship she received at the Concert on the Green for "The Cello" to help defray the cost of tuition and materials. There was also good news for her former art teacher, Ms. Keene, who was given a $1,000 award that will be used for her future students creations of Advanced Placement Portfolios. Jeanna Louine, Ebony's proud mother, and an RN at St. Vincent's Riverside Hospital, was also on hand for her daughter's recognition. Hospital dignitaries who attended the ceremony included Virginia Hall, Director of Community Engagement; Blain Claypool, President of St. Vincent's Hospital; and Steve Howard, Chairman of Poster Creation for Concert on the Green. Estimates on New Systems Service & Repair on Existing Systems Pump Service & Repair Trouble Shooting Licensed & Insured Can I get help paying for my health insurance? Find out by calling: The Aaron Group 2569 County Road 220, Ste. 202 Middleburg, FL 32068 276-9088 Let Us Help You Get Ready for Fall! $ Call (904) 838-9814 30 00 System You can now read us on-line at www.neighbortoneighbor.info always FREE & Always good news and get all of the up to date news at Check-Up Facebook.com/TheNeighbortoNeighbornewspaper We are working more and more to bring you what you want to see in your newspaper, Neighbor to Neighbor -The Best of Clay County Living. Florida Blue is a trade name of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc. 77952-0713/73854-0712 Agt Clay IR180 Duval I304 St. Johns BL5540 Talk to us about a 401(k) Almeta L. Monroe Ins Agcy Inc 3521 U S Hwy 17, Unit A Orange Park, FL 32003 COMFORT FOR FEET ACTIVE LIFESTYLE KEEP YOUR HEALTHY Debi word tive L caps s (904) 269-5200 Fax: 904-269-5111 If you’re about to retire or change jobs, you may have some decisions to make about your retirement plan money. Good thing there’s someone who knows you and is ready to help. Light Weight Cushoned Comfort French Engineered for Stability Eurocomfort Design Years of Proven Comfort Like a good neighbor, ® State Farm is there. GET TO A BETTER STATE ™ . CALL ME TODAY. 4126 S. 3rd St. Jax Beach (904)247-0460 jaxfootsolutions.com 2176 Park Ave #101 Orange Park (904) 269-1100 opfootsolutions.com CERFITIED PEDORTHIST ON STAFF Also each "Ligh suppo "Euro Xeler stabil of pro enoug it is O the he How does this look? Not much room for the shoe notes.