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Notice PSD MEETING The Meadow Creek Public Service District meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Green Funeral Home Chapel in Hinton Sulphur District Volunteer Fire with Pastor Butch Honaker Department at 6 p.m. Meetings are officiating. Burial followed in open to the public. Restwood Memorial Gardens in CALL ACWP Hinton. Yriends called from 1:00 p.m. until 9.:00 p.m. on Friday, April If you see a dog in a neglectful or abusive situation please ACWP. If 14 at the funeral home. Pallbearers were; Mike you see a stray dog on the road, Mourning, Bill Pennington, Curtis especially one that you've never seen before, please calIACWP. If you have Wilcox, Bill Haga, Lee Roy Farley a litter of puppies and would like and Tom Farrell. them to be placed in homes that are WILLIAM A. BRAGG In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Miller pre-approved as responsible pet owners than please call ACVCP. The William Albert "Skeeter" Bragg, Memorial Methodist Church innumber is easy to remember 855- 41, ofKingwoodformerlyofBeckley Hinton or Northview United WV4-PETS. went home to be with the Lord on Methodist Church in Roanoke, VA. Sunday, April 9, 2017 at his home. Online condolences at www. DONATIONS OF BOOKS Born July 13, 1975 at Beckley he. Ascension Episcopal Church is in was a son of the late Ezekiel Earl Arrangements were by Pivont need of books for their Free Books "Butch" and Alice Settle Bragg. Funeral Home, Hinton, WV For Kids program. We would Skeeter was a man that never appreciate any donation of books for met a stranger so he leaves behind children of all ages, from pre-school countless friends. Although-he didn't to high school. No text books please. have an"official'job title he was able We have served Summers County to perform many jobs and never with this program since August of turnedhis back on anyone that 1993, and have given over 20,000 needed help, whether he knew how books to children of all ages. All to do the job or not. He was the donations would be greatly proverbial "Jack of all trades master appreciated. of none". He was usually the life of Call Jeanne Duvall at 304-466- the party and he had a way of 3358 for info brightening a room just by coming in. Skeeter always left you with a LAMP smile. LAMP also offers free group and He had friends that came by his one-to-one tutoring by trained home and often read the Bible instructors and tutors to prepare together. Skeeter had a desire to adult learners to pass the West know more about God. He also Virginia High School Equivalency enjoyed fishing, being outdoors, test. Group evening classes are fourwheeling and spending time available from 4:00 - 8:00 pm in with family and friends. ROY KEITH WILEY math on Tuesdays and Thursdays Skeeter was preceded in death by ROY Keith Willey, 84, of and reading and writing on a son, Austin Hunter Bragg; Williamsburg, VA, formerlyofBella Wednesdays. paternal grandfather, Earl Howard VistaArkansas, passed away March For more information, call Bragg; paternal grandmother, 6, 2017. Shalom at 304-466-4490 or visit us Josephine (Jones) Bragg; maternal Keith was born and Raised in on the 3rd floor of the Library. We grandfather, Ed Settle; maternal Hinton, West "by God" Virginia look forward to helping you reach grandmother, Mary (Mitchell) Settle on the banks of the Greenbrier your goals for a better life! and one uncle, Johnny Bragg. River. Keith graduated from Talcott Those left to cherish his memory High School. Keith retired from theBUS TRIPS include two sons, Devin Nicholas U.S. Navy after 28 years of GreenbrierValleyMedicaICenter Bragg of Beckley and Robert Earl honorable Service. During his Sr Circle is sponsoring the following Bragg of Hinton; one expected career, he was a hospital corpsman bus trips in 2017. grandson; three sisters, Elizabeth and served two tours in Tuesday May 9th to Wohifahrt Jones, Debbie Brion and Lisa Barker Vietnam. He was a devoted family Haus Dinner Theatre. Show "Then all of Perry, GA; aunt, Regina Bragg man who loved spending time with Sings My Soul'. Gospel musical. of Kingwood and special friend, Lora his family, but also loved spending Includes Lunch. Brinegar. time on the golf Course Wednesda Ma 31st to : y Y Graveside service and burial ~as Keith was preceded m death by : Stonewall Jacks0fi ~ort. Buffet i held at 1:00 P.M.:IVlonda~ Apri~ 17, his: parents, Dorothy and Brad~. lmich af~e ledge'afid:2:oh~ boat 2017 at the Shockley Hill Ceme~ry Willey, grandson, Alasdair Brady oruise~on th~ake, Wednesday with Grayson Brinegar officiating. Willey and his sister, Dorothy August 23rd to Smith Mountain Friends were asked to meet at the (Dotty) Schiedrick. Lake for a luncheon cruise on the cemetery from 12:30 P.M. until time He is survived by his wife of 50 lake. (Lunch is on the boat). of services, years, Hazel Willey; Two daughters, Tuesday Nov. 28th to Barter Family and friends served as Vivian Waterman (Greg) and Kathy Theatre Show "Irving Berlin's pallbearers. Zuna (Jamie); one son, Nick Willey White Christmas". Amusical. Lunch Arrangements were by the (Morag); one step daughter, Paula is on your own at Cracker Barrel. Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors of Willey; one brother, Donald Willey All of the above trips will not Hinton. (Daneta); three sisters, Sue Hellems return to Lewisburg until about 8:00 Condolences may be sent to the (Tommy); Linda Ballard and Betty PM. Please bring a snack with you. family at www.ronaldmeadowstp Spade; two grandchildren, Bud To sign up please call Barbara corn Wheeler, IV and Flora Soule (Will); Gibson at 304-520-4115. GVMC is One great granddaughter, Kaleyowned in part by physicians. Wheeler and numerous nieces and nephews. PUBLIC NOTICE A graveside service was held at The Summers County 12 noon, Friday, on March 17, 2017 Dilapidated Structure Committee at Quantico National Cemetery with will meet quarterly the third full military Honors. Thursday at 1 p.m. in the Summers In lieu of flowers, memorial County Memorial Building. donations can be made to the The 2107 Meeting Dates are as Hospice House of Williamsburg,follows: 4445 Powhatan Parkway. Vincent Funeral Home, West *June 15,2017 Point Chapel, handled the * September 21, 2017 arrangements. * December TBA Tributes may be posted at Regular MeetingAgenda * Welcome and Determination of Quorum Old Business Review and Approval of Minutes New Business Other Business GERI HAGA Adjourn For more information contact Stacy Ford, 304-466-7113 or email Geri" Hawley' Haga, 91 of In ancient Egypt, only pharaohs were Roanoke, Virginia formerly ofallowed to eat mushrooms. Hinton died Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital .~~/~ following a short illness. ' Born May 19, 1925 at Stotesbury, WV she was the daughter of the late Harry and Lottie Hellems Hawley. Ms: Haga was retired from the National Bank of Summers in Hinton. She was an avid quilter and excellent seamstress. She was a member of the Hinton Senior Citizens and Miller Memorial Methodist Church while living in Saturday, April 22.1 to 4 pm Hinton. She had lived with herBcllcpoint Park Hint0n daughter Linda in Annandale, Virginia and Roanoke, Virginia for Displays Giveaways Information the past 10 years. They both delivered meals on wheels in Children's Activities Refreshments Roanoke as long as her health Learn about recycling, fracking, climate change, permitted. She was a member of invasive species, hybrid and electric Gars, , Northview United Methodist alternative energy, mountaintop removal and more! Church in Roa~pke while living there. ~~~ She was preceded in:death by her "'" husband, Edward Haga,. an infant Pastor and State Senator Ron Miller 'b daughter, Dorothy Haga.,~ind also by a sister, BettY Shumate. Ecumenical Gratitude Service Survivors include her daughter, Congressman Nick Joe Rahall Linda Ferrell and husband Pat of Communicating with Your Lawmakers Roanoke, VA. One aunt, Ruth ~ ~(~... Hawley of Pineville, WV and many Ascension Episcopal Church loving nieces and nephews. Summers County Democratic Executive Committee Funeral services were held at 2:00 Three Rivers Democratic Women Summers County Huddle p.m. Friday, April 14, 2017 at Pivont Jarrcll's Exxon BenJamin Farley-Nationwide Big Four Drugstore Krogcr Magic Msrt Ritz Theatre Sproutins Farms uL I 1 Tues. April 18, 2017 Hinton News - 3 Secretary Warner Urges West Virginians to Assist in Holding Fair and Clean Elections With the bulk of the 2017 outdated registrationssince complaints are formally initiated municipal electionsrapidlyJanuary. through a complaint form filed with approaching, West VirginiaNoting the leading role municipal his office. A copy of the form can be Secretary of State Mac Warner clerks and recorders play in running downloaded from this link: http:// asks the public and the candidates local elections, the Secretary of associated with the upcoming 2017 State's Office provides support with Election Complaint.aspx municipal elections to assist in guidance on election procedures Inadditiontotheformalcomplaint ensuring fair and clean municipal and investigates allegations of process, Secretary Warner said elections by keeping a watchful eye election law violations. An integral that his staff works closely with and reporting suspicious election part of the Secretary of State's role city clerks and recorders on activity to his office, in municipal elections is to ensure a address possible election violations According to Secretary Warner, clean process by addressing election and irregularities. However, a i31 of the state's 232 municipalities complaints from the candidates and formal investigation is not initiated are hosting elections in 2017. the public at large, by the Secretary of State's Office 'Tee want citizens to be active in 'T~e take election complaints until a complaint form is filed with local elections and we want them very seriously. Everyone has to the Secretary of State's Office. to have confidence in the process of play by the rules, whether you're a Warner recently announced electing local council members and candidate or someone who supports Donald Kersey, Deputy Legal ma " yors, Secretary Warner said. a candidate. Through State Counsel, as the Secretary of State's 'TV'hen it comes to elections, we Code, our Legislature mandatesElections Division Director. For have a goal of restoring confidence transparency and disclosure, more direct information on the in the process. That is why we're particularly in campaign financing, complaint process, you can contact working closely with county clerks campaigning via media, road signs, the Elections Division, or Director to clean up voter registration lists, and distribution ofliterature. When Kersey, at 304-558-6000 or by and we're letting perpetrators of everyone follows the procedures email at election laws know that we mean proscribed by Code, and candidates "Cleaning up voter lists, increasing business when it comes to fraud abide by disclosure rules, then transparency, and improving voter against our Democratic process." voter confidenceincreases,'Warner confidence will lead to increased County clerks throughout West said. voter participation and turnout," Virginia have removed over 44,000 According to Secretary Warner,Kersey saiu. COMMUNITY SUPPORT The Hinton Lions Club is asking for the Communities support in helping to provide those who need, eye examinations or eye glasses. The Hinton Lions have been providing assistance for over 18 years and are asking community organizations and businesses as well as citizens for monetary donations to continue providing help to those in need in our community. As news spreads of the help being provided, requests are now outnumbering the Lions Club's ability to help. Once a request is received, the individual's application is screened to insure that other avenues of assistance are pursued before the Lions Club provides help. Donations can be mailed to: Lions Club, Sight Assistance Program, P.O. Box 1321, Hinton, WV 25951. Checks should be made out to: Hinton Lions Club. [f you love your )ob, you haven't worked a day in your life. --Tommy Lasorda Laughter is the closest distance between two people. --Victor Borge "Shadow player" is a slang term for an investor who is investing a very large amount of money and wants to conceal his identity. Molt Haag, D.O. FAMILY MEDICINE FA/ ILY MEDICINE , FAMILY MEDICINE Andy Chhabra, M.D. * ,... ~, INTERNAL MEDICINE YOU MAY QUAUFY FOR A NUMBER OF FREE * Bone Mass Measurement (bone density) e Cardiovascular disease screenings * Cardiovascular disease (behavioral therapy) . Colorectal cancer screenings . Diabetes screenings . Obesity screenings and counseling . Yearly "Wellness" visits SCREENINGS INCLUDING: NOW ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS! ARH Summers County Clinic 115 Summers Hospital Road J-Hinton, WV 25951 Call 304-466-2918 today to schedule an appointment Summers County