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!8 - Hinton News Tues. May 29, 2012 i . - VASS REUNION VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL :  The Annual Vass Reunion will be : eld at the Ronceverte Island Park, : -helter#1 on June 3. = Sit up time is around 10:00 a.m., inner at 1:00. Fellowship :Ifterwords.  This reunion is relatives from the :escendents of George Washington :/ass, to Charles Vass, to William :dward Vass, that settled in the Va] :/-V area back in the 1700s. :: This is a covered dish.reunion :dinner, with the chicken and meat :balls sponsored. :- If you can bring family photos, :nfo on your family, and also sitting :sn't the greatest, so bring a lawn :chair. : Info contact, Carol Vass :Winebrimmer--304- 647-5694 or :]rances Vass Bostic --304-772- 75450 or 304-645-0951 Janie :Winebrimmer. : HONORING PARENTS :- On Saturday, June 9 from noon :ntil 2 there will be a celebration in :the park at Temple and Third Ave.  Hinton to celebrate Mothers and Fathers. The event is free and will" have hotdogs and covered dishes, :usic, games, face painting and a :chance for kids to make cards for .:their morn or dad. There will be i pastors to pray for individual "mothers, fathers or children.  Come and join us for a time to njoy friends, family and fellowship. -The event is sponsored by Just : Christians, a new ecumenical group in Summers County. -" BASKETBALL CAMP : Coach James Payne and his staff @ill be holding the 26th. edition of he Bobcat Basketbal Camp at Summers County High School starting Monday, June 18th. and ending Friday, June 22nd. Any boy entering grade 3 through 9 can attend the cam. The daily sessoins begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 12:00 p.m. For more iformation contact oach James Payne at 304-466-1337 or 304-660-7052. SERVICES Services will be held each, Sunday at Second Baptist Church, 212 __  ..... v,,oe Welcome items for the Agenda Call all youngsters!!! Come to our Vacation Bible School and join in on the fun!!! Learn abut the magificence of God's creatures and His wonderful Love!! We will be featuring The Bug Zone - Transformed by Our Big God! When: June 4-8, Where: Freedom Baptist Church on Poweley's Creet. Ages 2-13. Time: 6-8 p.m. Come expecting an adventure. VETERAN MUSEUM HOURS Beginning June 1 the Veteran's Museum will be open from noon to 4 p.m. on Friday and Saturday thru Veteran's Day on November 11. This is an educational museum which displays local, national and international events from pre- history, the frontier Period, the Revolution the Civil War, WWI, WWII, Korea, Viet Nam, the Gulf Wars and to Afghanistan. Volunteers will be available to assist you. Admission is free. SCHOOL REUNION The 23rd. Annual Sandknob School Reunion will be Saturday, June 9th. at the Sandknob Methodist Church. All students, family and friends are invited to attend. Bring a picnic lunch and lawn chair and enjoy the day. CLASS OF 1972 The Hinton High School Class of 1972 will celebrated their 40th class reunion on Saturday, September 15 at Pipestem State Resort with a seafood buffet at 7 pm. Contact Gary McGraw at for more information and reservation. MEETING CHANGED The Summers County Commission will not meet on Monday, June 4, due to scheduling conflicts on this date. The next meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, June 5, at 2:00 p.m. Contact Mary Beth Merritt, County Clerk at 304-466-7104 if you have any questions of if you have CANCER SOCIETY MEETING SCHEDULED The local group in Summers County working for The American Cancer Society will meet Tuesday, June 5 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at Chestnut Revival Tea Room on Summers St. in Hinton. A lot of volunteers are needed to run the four day hot dog sale at the Hinten Kroger Store Parking Lot to be held June 29, 30, July 2 and 3. This hot dog sale is supported by Kroger management and put on by "The Kroger Team for Hope" but the team needs a lot of outside help to pull this off. Everyone is invited to attend this meeting on June 5th. ACWP YARD SALE On Saturday, June 2, (8 a.m. - 1 p.m.) the Summers County Humane Society will hold a yard sale at the Hinton Technology Building to help raise funds for their Animal Control and Welfare Project (ACWP}. ALL proceeds from the sale will go towards the primary ACWP programs of rescue and placement of Summers County dogs, and spaying or neutering dogs and cats in the county. So far this year, ACWP has already rescued 120 dogs and altered over 100 cats. The yard sale will feature a wide variety oi donated household items for sale at exceptional prices. Come out and see what you might find and support the Humane Society at the same time! Donations of household items to sell in the yard sale are welcome. For more information, call 855- WV4PETS (855-984-7387) Events Box #5. Or bring items to the Tech Center on Thursday, May 31 and Friday, June 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Allen McGraw Named HOBY .Ambassador Allen McGraw, 16, sophomore at Summers County High School in Hinton, has been named H O B Y ambassador to attend the W.Va. Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership H O B Y Seminar. He is sponsored by the Hinton's Womans Club and the Wednesday Club. The 2012 Seminar is scheduled to be held June 7-10 in Morgantown. H O B Y is dedicated to motivating tomorrow's 1 e a d e r s to "Empower...Lead...and Excel". Allen is the son of Priscilla McGraw who works at the Triangle One Stop in Hinton and Stewart McGraw, manager of Advance Auto Parts in Beaver. Allen enjoys a wide variety of activities including playing the guitar for the past seven years, reading various works of fiction, brushing up on mythologies, and listening to Iron Maiden and UFO. He has been a member of the National Junior Honor Society, Seventh Grade Council, a contender for the high school talent shows and for two years achieved second place in the high school's Poetry Out Loud. . Allen maintains a 3.9 grade point average and plans to attend the Government School fo the Arts at Davis Elkins College. The West Virginia H O B Y Seminar is recognized annually as one of the best programs in the nation and for 20 years has received Outstanding Service Site Award from the national H O B Y organization. The General Federation of Women's clubs has enabled hundreds of young leaders to attend the seminars. The W.Va. Ieadership seminar began :n 1978 with sophomores from 45 High Schools attending. Love is no assignment for cowards. --Ovid SESSIONS MountainHear Child Care Resource and Referral Services, a program of MountainHeart Community Services Inc., will be conducting professional development sessions on June 4, at the Little Lambs Child Care, Hinton. for all family day care providers, facility providers and day care center staff. Other participants from the child care community and potential child care providers may' also register to attend as long as seating is available. "The West Virginia Early Learning Standards for Infants and Toddlers!" will be the topic for the professional development sessmn being held from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. and "It's Time for What?: the Importance of Schedules and Activities" will be the topic for the professional developmen session being held from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for com- petitors. --Ralph Waldo Emerson 5ervin 9 H[non and :he 5urround[n 9 Area #or all o your elec:r[cal needs MCM Electric, LLC WV License #WV 043475 Chris Blankenship Phone: 304-618-2006 Fax: 304-309-4154 Email: HINTON NEWS NEW OFFICE HOURS Mon. & Tue.: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wed.: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thurs.: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ndrew Auto ental Closed Fri., Sat., & Sun. 304-466-1524 at Bobcat Den/Pop's on the By-Pass 1 Free Day With 2 Paid Days (With This Ad) New Lower Rates Thanks to me, "Mary Ann." His rates were to high. Now $22-25 small cars per day. $45 - $55 Suv's, $50 - Pick up Local miles / Long distance rates available Vist the WMTD website: radioaml 3, click on "SWAP SHOP" List your yard sale items For Sale, Rent, Trade Giveaway for FREE! It's All Free All Summer Long! .com www.radioAM m/radioAM 1380 Call 304-466-1380 to advertise! Coming soon to the Ritz Theatre! Battleship June 8, 9 & 10 Men in Black 3 June 15,16 & 17 , Madagascar 3 June 29, 30 & July 1 COURTHOUSE SQUARE IllUlllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll HOUSE INN ON COURTHOUSE SQUARE "A superb blend of histork charm with defighfful accommodations" Reservations highly recommended! Small Town Elegance Luxury Suites & Meeting Rooms THE MARKET  HINTON WEST VIRGINIA Eat! Jelly Belly.& Gelato Pizza & Panni Soup & Sandwich Vino & Brew Shop! Unique Gifts & Gadgets Classic Games & Vintage Toys Soaps & Lotions 5-Stars @@@@@ Overnight & Flavorings & Spices Extended Stay , Enjoy! Reserve now! The Guest House Courtyard, Veranda & Magnolia Room for parties, receptions, meetings and special events. * I View Photo s Onfine. HouseWV Call 304-466-8100 for reservations! Free WiR for guests! Outdoor Patio Now Open Every Day at the Corner of 2nd Avenue & Ballengee in the Hinton Historic District 304-466-6626 Sunday & Monday 11 AM to 4 PM Tuesday through Saturday 11 AM to 7 PM Free WiFi for our Customers! American Express - Mastercard - Visa - Discover The I00itz Theatre Digital Cinema & Performing Arts DarkShadows Playing June 1, 2 & 3 4 PM Sat-Sun $4i 7 PM Fri-Sat Only $5 Senior & Student $6 Adult