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8 - Hinton News Tues. March 6, 2012 FRIENDS lVIEETING GOSPEL SING Reminder that the Friends of the Upland Baptist Church to host I,ibrary will be meeting at 4 p.m. on Gospel Sing. Country Pride Band Tuesday, the March 13, in the with local singer Stanley Bragg will Library. Hope you can make it. be holding a Gospel Sing at Upland Baptist Church on Sun. March 11, DEMOCRATIC MEETING at 6:00 p.m. The Summers County Democratic Come join us for a wonderful Executive Committee meets on evening of singing, fellowship and Monday evening, March 12, 6:30 refreshments. Everyone welcome! p.m., at the office of Mary Lou Haley, 238 Main Street in Avis. The meeting is open to the public. MEET CANDIDATES There will be-a "Meet The Candidates Night" at Pipestem Ruritan Club on Broadway Road, Pipestem. The date is Friday, April 13 starting at 6:00 p.m. All area citizens are invited to see, listen to, and talk with many of the candidates. Refreshments will be available: There will also be a pie and cake auction. Funds raised go to help with local and area projects. Contact: Cookie Taylor at 304- 660-7729 or Charles Farley at 304- 466-6327. FIBER FRIENDS Meeting Saturday March 10, 1 - 3 p.m., First Presbyterian Chdrch, 3rd and Ballengee St., 3rd Street entrance, come knit, crochet, and spin. BOARD MEETING The Southern Conservation District Montly Board Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 8. The meeting will be held at the Southern Conservation District Building, 463 Ragland Road, Beckley. The meeting will begin promptly at 9:45 am. Normal buisness will be cnnducted. The agenda will be posted at the SCD office. For any. questions concerning the above mentioned meeting pIease call 304- 253-0261. SAFE DRIVING COURSE A.A.R.P Safe Driving Course will be held at the Summers County S e,fior Center on April 3. This course may help on a premium deduction on your insurance. To pre-register call (304) 466-4019 and ask for Rose Moten by March 19. FUND RAISER The Talcott 5th grade fund- raising committee is holding a Krispy Creme donut sale. Several varieties are available. Orders are now being taken by all students in Talcott Elementary or you can contact the school at 304-466-6029 or Bill Keaton at 304-466-2872. You can order now until'March 12. delivery will be on March 21. Thank you for your participation. VACCINE If you are between the ages of 19 and 26, with or without insurance, and interested in receiving the Gardisil/HPV vaccine please call the health department at 304-466-33B8. MEET THE CANDIDATE ' NIGHT Mark you calendar for Saturday evening March 24, from 4 to 7. The Hilldale-Talcott Ruritan Club will be having a meet your candidate night and bean supper at the Club Building in Hilldale. A wonderful home cooked meal of 2 kinds of beans, potatoes, greens, cote slaw, cornbread, deserts and drinks for only $8.00. Everyone welcomed. Candidates will speak at 6. See you there! VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE Voter Registration Deadline for the Tuesday, May 8, Primary Election will be Tuesday, April 17. All address changes, party changes and new voter registration must be made by that date to be eligible to vote in the Election. The County Clerk's Office in the Courthouse will be open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or you may call 304-466- 7104 to receive voter registration application by mail. Listen online or on your radio/ radio .com WELLNESS WORKS In January, Catholic Charities WV, Loaves and Fishes (with help from the Wal-Mart Foundation) kicked off the transformation of its food pantry to Wellness Works. Wellness Works provides information, encouragement, and nutritional food items for specific health conditions to our neighbors in need. This month our pantry is in need of food items like tuna packed in water, low sodium soup, canned fruit in juice or light syrup, and whole grain pasta. Your donation is distributed to individuals with heart disease, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure,etc. For information on Wellness Works, volunteer opportunities, etc. contact Earl Dodd or Bridget Dignan at 304-466-2110. BARN CALENDARS The Library still has a few 2012 Barn Calendars available for sale, which are now $6.00. Please stop by to purchase them while they last. Thank you. READ ALOUD Read Aloud West Virginia, Summers County Read Aloud needs volunteers. A weekly visit from YOU... Can make a lifetime difference to a child. Real Aloud volunteers... Share favorite books Motivate children to WANT to read. Serve as role models and become friends. Orientation sessions for Volunteer Readers will be held at the Workforce WV, 301 Summers Street, in Hinton, on March 7 at noon. Lunch provided. If you have questions or need more details, contact: Gall Keyes or Lynda LancaSter at 304-466-2226. RETIRED RAILROADERS MEETING National Association of Retired Veteran Railroad Employees Unit 100 will meet at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 6th at Summers County Senior Center, lower level, 110 Second Avenue Hinton. For. Information call (304) 466 1402. TOPS TOPS WV 207, Hinton is a support group for those who are striving to lose Weight. You are welcome to meet with us at Miller. Memorial Methodist Church basement, 109 Miller Avenue on Thursday 5 to 7 p.m. For more information call 304- 890-2112. ............. .... f:eaturing Today in Hinton with Gayle Rancer M-F 9 AM and repeate d at 7PM 1380 Call 304-466-1380 to advertise! LOOKING FOR HHS CLASS OF "77" We need current addresses for the following people, if you have any information please contact Denise Bennett 304-466-0677 or Robin Giles 304-731-3602. Sandra K Adkins, Myra Allen, Darlene Gross Bennett, Gayla Bow!es , Kathy Bragg, Mike L. Buckland, Denzil Cadle, Michael Rae Cales, Jayme Hutchison Davis, Jess Dawson, Patty Deed, Douglas Franklin, Regina Howell Hill, Jerry Lilly, Kaleb Lively, Barbara Maddy, Cheryl Markland, James Martin, Sally McCormick, Andrew McMurry, Daniel McReynolds, Dale Mills, Patrick Noble, Tommy Pettry, John Richmond, Rebecca Romanello, Susan Saunders, Donna Breen Sparks, Clyde Steers, Terry Tallman, Anthony Jay Taylor, Jeri Martin Thomas, Ruby Meadows Wade, Doris Ward, Mary Lauretta Ward, Thomas Ward, Loretta Darlene Wills, Robert Wills, Sherry Gill Wills. Hinton Area January Student of the Month: Grades 2-3 shown left to right: C. J. Dick, Jason McClung, Katelyn Martin, Eli Osborne, Justin Brumit, Robin Graham. HISTORICAL SOCIETY The Summers County Historical Society will meet Thursday, March 13, in the Summers County Library at 3:00 p.m. Guest speaker will be Mary Beth Merritt, clerk of the Summers County Court. The public is invited to attend. JUST ARRIVED Annual shipment of Fresh Pecans, Episcopal Church Women. Call 466-3361, or stop by City National Bank. JOHN HENRY DAYS John Henry Days Committee will meet Thurs. March 15 at 7:00 p.m. at the Talcott Fire Dept. Everyone welcome, HEALTH DEPARTMENT SERVICES Immunization clinics are held each Monday and Wednesday at the Summers County Health Department. Hours of operation are from 8 a.m. to 12 and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. During the month of August we wilt be open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday's in order to provide vaccinations for school entry. The Health Department has a program that provides free or reduced rates for pap smears and mammograms for women age 25-64 that are either uninsured or underinsured. Call 304-466-3388 for appointmeIt or additional information. Park :Ranger Visits Head Start (L-R): Alexis Gore, Jayden Bragg, Mackenzie Gray, Cade Richmond, Levi Epperley, Blake Smith, Jeremiah Romanello, Sebastian Logston, Miles Persinger, Christopher Thompson arid Park Ranger Rick Altare. SHERRI R. FREEMAN Attorney at Law Free initial consultations available in your community by appointment Gunnoe Law Office Local lawyers with over 30 years of combined experience serving the residents of Summers and surrounding counties. Coming soon to the Ritz Theatre/ - The Vow March 16, 1 7 & 18 InnnlilllliinmlullUlllUllUlnnulnlllll COURTHOUSE SQUARE- HOUSE INN ON COURTHOUSE SQUARE . "A superb blend of historic charm with defightful accommodations" Reservations highly recommended! 5-Stars @@@@@ Small Town Elegance Luxury Suites & Meeting Rooms Overnight& Extended Stay Catering available! Reserve now! The Guest House Courtyard, Veranda & Magnolia Room for parties, receptions, meetings and special events. V/ew Photo's Online! Call 304-466-810C) for reservations! THE MARKET HINTON WEST VI RGI NI A 30% Off Select Gifts & Gift Baskets! Gourmet Sandwiches Roundhouse Pizzas Pastry & Gelato Coffee & Tea Vino & Brew Enjoy Spaghetti Sundays After Church & Before the Show! American Express - Mastercard - Visa - Discover Eat! Shop! Enjoy! Sunday & Monday 11 AM to 4 PM Tuesday through Saturday 11 AM to 7 PM Open Every Day at the Corner of 2nd Avenue & Ballengee in the Hinton Historic District 304-466-6626 lhe I00itz lheatre Cinema & Performing Arts llayin This eekend! Journey 2: The Mysterious island Playing March 9th, 10th, and 11th 4 PM Sat-Sun $4! 7 PM Fri-Sat Only $5 Senior & Student $6 Adult