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. . ~ • _, . -__. _ . ,11]11~1/1111~1~ _ . . _ r. = o u ,,,~= . - - = - : IIh~|~l111.i~.~|~.,l IIJlll ~iij,|JIIllll ~llllllllllllll|ll!llll~ ..... c Hinton Area Elementary School February Student of the Month: Grades 2nd - 3rd. Row 1 I - r: Anthony Buckland, Noah Harvey, Jaylan Sears. Row 2 1 - r: Nicklous Gill, Deante Green, Inn Gardner. Rahall Votes to Pass Payroll Tax Cut Extension WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall (D-W.Va.) Friday issued the following statement upon the House passage of the payroll tax cut extension by a 293-132 vote: "There are a number of provisions I oppose in this measure, and the American people deserve better than a litany of intermittent stop-gap measures. Nevertheless, we have a responsibility to ensure fhat Medicare payments for health care providers and unemployment benefits for working families are not interrupted. This measure will avert a painful tax increase next month while ensuring there is no interference with the Social Security benefits that are supposed to be paid to retirees and workers; tile Social Security trust funds are protected and preserved. "Misinformed hyperbole aside, this is a responsible measure that keeps our promise to seniors and working families." FromPage6 Funding for Caregivers and Nurses Hinton Area Elementary School February Student of the Month: Grades 4th - 5th. Row I I - R: Jenna Jordan, Caiman Rifle, Dawson Lemon Row 2 I - r: Destiny Brown, Jeremy Grimmett, Tessa Mmj.: Wheeling's Faith in Action National Network (FIANN) will receive $48,000 to expand membership and provide additional services to the network's members. Faith in Action (FIA) is a national program of the Robert "Wood Johnson Foundation that brihgs volunteers of different faiths together to care for their homebound neighbors who may be isolated and living with chronic fiealth conditions or disabilities. Enhanced member services will include technical assistance, website improvement, mentoring and conferences. Morgantown-based 'New Careers in Nursing. Scholarship Program' will receive $50,000 to provide scholarships to non-nursing college grad~J~t~es enrolled irk ~:~et~i'~t'~ed baccalaureate and master's nursing programs. The scholarship program was designed to address the nursing shortage by funding scholarships in accelerated bachelor's degree programs at nursing schools, with preference given to schools that increase the number of students in these programs or increase enrollment and retention of disadvantaged or minority students. These fast-track programs allow talented individuals from other disciplines to enter the nursing profession by earning a nursing degree in 12 to 18 months. Since the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation became a national philanthropy in 1972, it has awarded $27.17 million to 104 programs in West Virginia. NOTICE OF PUBLIC FORUM Tuesday, March 27, 2012 Wednesday, March 28, 2012 10:00-11:00 am 1:00-2:00 pm Hollowell Auditorium Room A-l, Greenbrier Valley Campus Beckley Campus 101 Church Street, Lewisburg, WV 127 Dye Drive, Beckley, WV Thursday, March 29, 2012 Friday, March 30, 2012 1:00-2:00 pm 1:00-2:00 pm Room T105 Room 205 Advanced Technology Center Mercer County Campus 527 Odd Road, Ghent, WV 1397 Stafford Drive, Princeton, WV Friday, March 30, 2012 1:00-2:00 pm Student Commons Nicholas County Campus 6101 Webster Road, Summersville, WV The Executive Committee of the New River Community and Technical College Board of Governors is currently conducting an evaluation of Dr. Ted D. Spring, president of the college, under guidelines set forth in Title 135 Legislative Rule/West Virginia Council for Community and Technical College's Education/Series .5. As part of the process, a member of the Executive Committee will solicit.input at a public forum on each campus. The president's evaluation is based on duties .and responsibilities, tl e success of the institution, and other criteria established by the Board of Governors. Faculty, staff, students and members of the community are invited to attend and participate in the evaluation process. HEALTH DEPARTMENT Mondays and Wednesdays are our nursing service days. Children's immunizations, flu shots, blood pressure screenings and all other services are done on these days. If you have any questions please feel free toO call 304-466-3388. 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- 3388. I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it. --Harry S. Truman *$$ Tues. March 20, 2012 Hinton News - 7 301 Summers Street, Hinton Monday- Friday 5 am - 9 pm Saturdays 7 am-5 pm Various fitness classes offered throughout the year. Packages are based on the individual monthly rate of $25.00 per month or a family rate of $55.00. 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Sign-ups will be conducted at the Little League Park concession stand from 12-4 p.m. Returning players for all divisions must register. Registration is for all divisions of baseball and softball ages 4-18. Fee $25.00 ($20.00 for each additional sibling). Anyone interested in coaching must register at these times also. If your business or organization is interested in sponsoring a team please let us know. rmoro Greenbrier Physicians, Inc. is pleased to ann?unce the association of i iii [ Steven C. Miller, M.D:, FACS inthe ' .:ill Orthopedic Department "...lnaking a real, positive, difference in people s lives is what Born in Richmondl Virginia, Steven C. Miller, M.D. is a native of Morgantown, @est Virginia. He is an alumnus of Morgantown High School and West Virginia University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa in 1972 in Pre-Medicine and Mountain Honorary. He received his Medical Doctorate degree from WVU School of Medicine in 1976. After finishing an Internship in Internal Medicine from the Medical University of South Carolina in 1977, he decided to follow his father's footsteps and enter the field of Orthopedics. He returned to WVU for the start of his Orthopedic Surgical Residency in 1977-79 and completed his Orthopedic Surgical Residency at Ohio State University in 1980-81, including being Chief Resident at Riverside Hospital and Columbus Children's Hospital in 1981. Dr. Miller is certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners and is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and Clinical Professor at Alderson Broaddus College in the Physician Assistant Program. Dr. Miller began practicing at Greenbrier Physicians in February 2012. Dr. Miller will be offering services to include, but not limited to" • Carpal Tunnel • Knee Arthroscopy • Hip Pain • Tennis Elbow • Foot and Ankle Problems • Fracture Surgery • Injections for Arthritis, Bursitis, and • Office Fracture Care Tendonitis • Rotator Cuff Repair • Knee Pain and cartilage Tears • Low Back and Neck Pain • Shoulder Pain • Office X-rays or For appointments call 304-647-1175 toll free 1-800-677-5161, Extension 175 200 Maplewood Avenue, Ronceverte, WV 24970 www.greenbrierphysicians.com