Neighbor to Neighbor newspaper November 2011 : Page 1

LOCAL NEWS CROSSWORD SUDOKU HOROSCOPES COMMUNITY CALENDAR SCHOOL NEWS GARDENING Vol 12 Issue 11 State Award Winning Newspaper with the Best of Clay County Living November 2011 Proudly Serving Orange Park, Argyle/OakLeaf, Fleming Island, Middleburg, Green Cove Springs, Penney Farms & Keystone Heights Since January 2000 NAS JAX Air Show email us at Florida GOP Presidential Preference Race “Blue Angels” Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Naval Aviation By Wayne Spivey Staff Writer Honoring the 100th anniversary of Naval Aviation, thousands attended the NAS JAX air show the fi rst weekend in November. January 31 Primary is Winner-Take-All Ann Williamson Staff Writer In Clay County, and nationwide, the 2012 election season is well underway. Nationally, Florida will take center stage for the GOP Presidential Preference Primary, as a num-ber of candidates test the waters hoping for enough support to become the Republican Party nominee in the general election. According to a report by Scott Powers of the Orlando Sentinel, “The Florida Republican presidential primary will be a winner-take-all contest for 50 delegates, a bloc that could serve as an early knock-out punch in this win-ter’s primary season, the Republican Party of Florida announced Monday (Oct. 24). “The decision approved by the Republican National Committee, means Florida loses just under half the 99 delegates it would have expected had it obeyed RNC rules and set a primary no earlier than March 6. Last month, state of fi cials set the primary for Jan. 31. Declared Republican candidates hoping to become the Party’s nominee for the Nov. 6 general election include: Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, Newt Gingrich, John Continued on page 3 The elite six Boeing F/A-18 Hornet “Blue Angels” fl ight demonstration squadron excited crowds both days. “Fat Albert,” the Marine Corps C-130 Hercules aircraft support crew also brought huge cheers. “Awesome” was the unanimous reaction from the Garrisons of Orange Park. Jim and Continued on page 25 BENNETT BUILDINGS 11/11/11/11 Veterans Day at Magnolia Cemetery The Veterans Day ground-breaking cer-emony will honor military service mem-bers, both past and present, at the entrance of Magnolia Cemetery on 1040 Kingsley Avenue in Orange Park at 11am, Novem-ber 11th. The Historical Society of Orange Park is raising funds for the $40,000 me-morial by selling memorial bricks for $50 (pavers inscribed with veterans’ names and service dates) and commemorative pins for $15 each. Carolyn Day designed the me-morial and is Chairperson of the Veterans Memorial Committee, in charge of fund-raising. Day and her granddaughter were volunteers for "Moonlight on Magnolia" at the veterans memorial site. [www.ophistory. org/veterans] -----------------------photo by Wayne Spivey Tree & Christmas of Storage Building w/ purchase or Steel Building for details! Buildings Call Bennett AD ON PAGE 4 SEE OF ORANGE PARK FREE Card Walmart Gift Storage Buildings Steel Buildings 2011 MODELS MUST GO! 904-298-1122 1238 Blanding Blvd. GOBBLE, GOBBLE, GOBBLE! Almeta L. Monroe Ins Agcy Inc 3521 U S Hwy 17, Unit A Orange Park, FL 32003 Bring in this ad for a FREE gait analysis with shoe or insert purchase (904) 269-5200 Fax: 904-269-5111 That’s turkey talk for “Dig In.” There’s no better time to thank you for your continued business. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family. State Farm is there. ™ State Farm ™ State Farm Life Insurance Company (Not licensed in MA, NY or WI), State Farm Life and Accident Assurance Company (Licensed in NY and WI) -Bloomington, IL 2176 Park Ave. Orange Park, FL 904-269-1100 Check us out on-line Smart phone QR Code Give Thanks For All NEIGHBOR The Neighbor to FREE 904.278.7256

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