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2 - Hinton News Tues, March 21, 2017 and More People are Reading our Newspaper I Lm Because a recent survey found that The Notice C. Long DILAPIDATE STRUCTURE The Summers County Dilapidated Structure will meet Thursday, June 15 at I p.m. at the Summers Memorial Building Please contact Stacy Ford for further information at 304-466-7113 or ,sford2, Regular Meeting Agenda: Welcome and Determination of Quorum; Old Busines; Review and HINTON NEWS is the favored source Approval of Minutes; New Business; for three out of five for local news and MY MOST MEMORABLE over by a train Another lineman office. I heard their motor car start Other Business; Adjourn. advertising items. Save $$$. Call Lm-EMAN" that stands out was Boyd W. and inquired of Jim if they were In the early days of railroading Vansickle stationed at Hinton who setting on that close ahead of No. 1. (304) 466 I}05 there was a class ofemployees whose was a friend of everyone. And there He assures me they would only go a 10 ( duty it was to keep communication was "Jiggs" at Clifton Forge, VA. I short distance and set off to let the CANCER FUND FOR ANDREA lines in working condition at all have forgotten his name but his passenger train by No. I passed the LEIGH-ANN YANCY , Monday through Friday, or send this coupon to times. They were classified playfulness and dress is very clear, office, on time at 11:43 p m. and it The latest update on Andreas the address below and we will bill you for your 52 Telegraph Repairman in those days He wore long sleeve shirts buttoned wasn t long until the phone range to week subscription, and a telegraph repairman was at the wrist. Riding pants laced inform us that their motor car had MRI. Showed Spots on her spine hips, and lungs. located at all terminals subject to below the knees and knee length been struck and,demolished by No. Name __ call both day and night In the 1890's boots laced to the top with leatb ~ t Luckily they were not injured. They are starting treatments, but II due to the effects, she is unable to -- (plemmprlnt) the job classification was changed to laces. Perfect wear for climbing On another occasion, Mr. Kirby Address Lineman. Telegraph repairman in telephone poles. was called out at night because of work leaving her without health I the early days were kept busy Mr. Kirby did most ofhiswork cJ !~ne trouble on the east slope of insurance. Any donations would be City Stata Zip repairing breaks in the lines caused, the 96 miles of the Greenbrie_/~diegheny Mountain. He was alone greatly appreciated. a lot of the time, by farmers whose Subdivision between Whitcomb and on this trip and set his motor car in A cancer fund account for Andrea has been set up at City National TEAR & MAILTO: land the railroad crossed. Thewires Durbin. Here all trains were the clear at Allegheny for manifest Bank and Donations would be were close to the ground and if a scheduled except for a short time train No. 90. He was going to be THE HINTON NEWS II farmer needed a piece of wire it was during W. W II when extra trains careful this time and not get hit by greatly appreciated. P. O. BOX 1000 there for the taking and they seemed handling coal was run and motor car a train. No 90 proceeded east and A cancer fund account for Andrea has been set up at City National to need a lot of wire. accidents were very few. Accidents stopped at Moss Run with some Bank and Donations can be accepted H [ NTON, WV 25951 J My most memorable lineman was were more frequent on the main line mechanical trouble. Mr. Kirby set there. ............... stationed at Ronceverte. It was his because of heavier traffic and faster his motor car back on the track"Thank you and God Bless. duty to keep the Greenbrier trains, immediately behind No. 90 and "Your Full-Service Service Station" 466-0133 For Pay At the Pump Gas & Diesel Fuel FREE MouArl" FREE BALANCE FREE H'RE VAL VF_S Head Mechanic Johnny Reel Mechanic Nick Connell BRAKE SPECIAL: FRONT PADS ONLY LIFE TIME WARRANTY, WEAREVER GOLD $69.95 WAGNER $79.95 COMPUTER SCAN We're drivers too. like Rex Tillerson, the ultimate not meat and poultry in a balanced tion for an affordable rate. in my back yard guy! So you are diet. Consider this: With doud-basedsolu- going to govern the state for all the Recent polling shows many tions, implcmcnta~tion and maintenance people. For all the people of West consumers aren't aware of the are turnkey. Behind-the-scenes updates Virginia- like John J. Cornwell was important nutritic nal benefits ensure better security than many small governing West Virginia for all the that meat and poultry can offer businesses were previously able to afford, people, including the miners, at the when included in a balanced diet. leveling the playing field with larger an- time of the battle of Matewan? That's the word from the experts Recent polling Shows that manyterprises when it comes to technology in- at the American Meat Institute consumers a'ren't aware of thefrastmcture. What's more, an investment Oh yes! Those corporations Foundation. important nutrition benefits that in the cloud is also an investment in sc- provided good living for~ officers and Here is a short quiz that canmeat and poultry can offer when curity for your proprietary information. investors, but not miners It's been give you an idea how your meat included in a balanced diet. Cyberattacks are a growing threat like that since the beginning of the nutrition IQ stacks up. to businesses, big and small, across the State. Wealth carried off, mostly Question 1: Which food group heme iron m meat actually helps globe: In a survey conducted by McAfee, north and east, but occasionally to is the only group consumed in the the body absorb the non-berne in more than 75 percent of these attacks build a mo~l in Florida. So I'm being proper amount among Americans ? vegetables more readily: were aimed at small businesses. If your a little hard on you. You are just Only one in three consumers Iron deficiency is a serious mat- business succumbs to an attack, itputsev- doing it to bring jobs, jobs, jobs, you recognized that the protein cate- ter. According to the Americaneryone at risk, including your customers. say? You do realize gas and oil gory is the only food category con- Academy of Family Physicians, 1he added level of security with cloud- extraction are capital intensive and sumed at the. Proper levels, accord- iron deficiency anemia is the most based technology is an asset, though it's laborweak, don't you? That once the ing to federal data. The U.S.common nutritional deficiency drilling is done by those fellows Dietary Guidelines recommend worldwide. It can reduce the abil- two to three three-ounce servings ity of adults to work at capacity, brought in from elsewhere, they will, of protein. A three-ounce serving of increase fatigue, and impact motor Notice go away and leave few permanent meat is approximately the size of a and mental development in chil- jobs? You certainly know several deck of cards American men eat dren and adolescents. It affects 2 COMMISSION MEETING companies are developing 6.9 ounces of meat, poultry and percent of all females 12 to 69.The Summers County automated drilling, so drillinglabor seafood per day and women, onQuestion 3: What is the only Commission will meet at 9:00 a.m. will go the way ofcoallabor, too. Oh average, eat 4.4 ounces, natural source of vitamin Bn, yes! Obama killed coal the fable By contrast, fruits, vegetables which keeps the body's nervousin the County Commission Office at says. You really know better than and whole grams are undercon-system healthy? the Courthouse on the second that, don't you? sumed, while discretionary sugars If you said cruciferous vegeta- Wednesday of each month. The Coal companies, going to more and fats are overconsumed by bles broccoli and cauli- Session for March will be mechanization, especially long wall Americans. This means that when flower, you are in good~=but mis- Wednesday, April 12.. and surface mining that can use it comes to meat and poultry, most taken company with 20 percent Contact Mary Beth Merritt, huge equipment, killed coal jobs. consumers should continue con- of consumers. County Clerkbefore March 8 at466- suming the amount of meat andOnly 12 percent correctly an- " 7104 if you have any questions or if That Obama fable was a tool, using poultry they currently enjoy but swered "animal products" Animal you have items for the agenda. prejudice and diversion of the truth, pair meat and poultry with more products are, in fact, the only nat- to affect voters who were slow to vegetables and enjoy fruit for ural source of the important nutri- N o tlc catch on What moral code do you desserts, sides or snacks. Add a ent B12. Nutritionists recommend e have that allows collateral damage whole grain bun to a burger and that adult men and women con- S p to rural residents in peacetime to sip on an unsweetened beverage, sume 24micrograms of Bl~perday. eclal profit private industry? Forget for Question 2: From which food While some foods, such as cereals, the moment all the externalized does the body absorb the most iron? are fortified with B~, animal prod- costs, the true cost ofthe extraction, While the No. 1 answer for ucts are rich in B~2 naturally. the damage to other industries, many consumers was spinach, For a complete, dietitian- global warming, destruction of kale and leafy greens, the correct authored brochure about the role With the concurrence of answer is meat, poultry and fish. that meat and poultry can play in Commissioners Woodrum and surface value for farming and While greens such as spinach are your balanced diet, send a self- Williams, the Summers County timber, recreation and hunting, high in iron, greens contain a type addressed, 4.5" x 6" envelope with Commission will meet in Special Whatjustifies forest destruction, called "non-heme iron" that is not 69 cents postage to American Session on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 land disturbances, public absorbed by the body as readily as Meat Institute/Nutrition Bro-at 9:00 a.m. in the County annoyances, and public health for heme iron, which is found in chure, 1150 Connecticut Ave., NW, Commission office for the following fossil fuel extraction? Especially meat, poultry and fish. Suite 1200, Washingtoia, DC purpose: whenlast'year39%ofnewelectrieal Consumers may also not real- 20036. Youmay also download the 1 Consideration to approve capacity was solar and 29% was ize that when meat and vegeta- brochure on the home page of County Budget (Levy Estimate)for wind pewer. (Coal has been showing' bles are consumed together, the . 2017-18. ~. _ F~.asecal! 911. our Animal Control Officer 304- and increased productivity through new ~ 466-4860. Have you witnessed technology. It's at :~ an animal emergency? ing documents in public places. That doesn't mean small businesses should discourage this way of working. The ability to work from anywhere is a trend that's not going away and cloud-based software lets people work from coffee shops and conference centers. Nearly 75 percent of small businesses employ a remote workforce, so it's imperative that a company's technology, especially security measures, match the flexibility of employees. To learn more about optimizing your small business with technology, visit the Microsoft Small Business Hub and download the free "Boost Your Business With New Technology" eGuide, focused on helping you uncover new efficiencies Summers Count Humane Socieiy/ ACWP is a non-profit group of local volunteers that is here to help. Do you need to have a~pet spayed or neutered or need assistance with vaccinations? Please call 855-WV4-PETS and Leave a Message. Do you have a litter of puppies or a dog to turn ir~ or have seen a stray or lost dog? Please call You may contact her morn at 304- Letter to Gov Jim a decrease for the las't two years.j Subdivision communications in good One night in July, 1939, I went to proceeded east with his bright light 578-1964. Justice and DEP Sac. No C02 from the renewable working order and he was subject to r"OX'C::is::leg:t~Ph:fficeat 11:00 and eyeswatchingthewireslooking resources. How do you decide people call to make repairs on Allegheny P" ", p d t e "ght to get in for the troubie. Suddenly, toolateto !,i ~_ . A..qtin C ne_rfnn, are unworthy of protection? Simply Subdivision when needed Lineman some practice for future benefit stop, he Collided with the caboose of Maln [reet are ...... ~w. ir~ ~,, wv=== because of rural residence? Those P B Kirby could tele~ranh and when I would be employed. There No. 90 doing considerable damage .... b S T m B _ whocant affordto move elsewhere , would often use that source ofwas a newly hired tothe motor car andmmor m urine, j Now Accept,fig y o ono, or too attached to the famll lad operator on duty by the name of Jin to his person He walked to my ][~==h=',e=--, l~l @n1~/ y p communication to satisfy himself. , * Driwaf,- D~, ~nrl 9 ~,dUJl. I /llWIf41L~ il~il ~111~ ~, ="~:"*"Y ~," _ Hey guys, neoole out here are ..... -o= Brown Mr Kirby was there fathers home where his wounds Y. n ........ that the LL~. =~h h .... were clear. . ...... "~. OW lS ~ne air aown mere m probably more astute than you I remember other linemen over awaiting the arrival oPJiggs" from were cared for and he was taken IVleOlCald Patients ~nanesmn? Still clean? DO you plan think Some of us don't think ve- the ears but Mr Kirb " " , Clifton Forge to assist him in some home to m '- ,y y y smnas ou~ . ave out into the country near far ahead, and few are articulate ; ..........e ..... - ...........wire trouble near Kellys Tunnel My most memorable lineman, Mr A small nursing home located , Lll ~lly lll~ll~UZ)' IUl V~IlUU~ I~CI~UII~. ' some of the new Marcellus drllhng but, given time, it all becomes too There was Jack S Hoffman who was Jiggs arrived at 11:30 p. m., and they Kirby, was a nice sociable man who on 3rd floor, of summers inay.SI~ry I vlayoenearacompressor clear. West Virginia has the highest statioued at Thurmond for many requested a line-up of trains. I enjoyed caverning with. his county hospital. s~a~.ion WlI~fl .emven o~ ~nose mg rate at losing population in the years On a Sunday in the 1940's, secured the line up which reported fellowman. A good worker in the 304-466-6fl9 engines, roarm ano oelcnin za , . ...... v 1, .... g , g ,, nation. We have the lowest ratio of shortlv after W W II a Thurmond passenger train No. 1 on time and Masonic Lodge, he visited the nours a nay- ur perna s near a well " " ' " ' ..... , " P . _ employment to employable people in turn reported somethin- on the manifest train No. 93 left Chfton Hmton Lodge on many occasion pa.awneretherem24hourl!ghtandthenation, eastbound track in Stretc~rs Neck Forge at11:20 p. m. Mr. Kirbyread after his retirement from th, l ~m~ noise anu cnemlcals ana alesel the hneu and commented thatNo h nd hi ,I aCK S lear am . ............ College kids have been heading Tunnel at Prince Unon p C esapeake a O o Railwa .} g smoke Wll;n IO~S OI _r'lVl-Z O coming - r " " I " " ........ for the door, and so are a lot of high investigation, Jack Hoffman's bodv 93 should be just then passing Low Company. 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