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10 - Hinton News Tues. Dec. 26, 2017 II omm lt (NAPS)--The Saver's Credit--a lit de-known tax credit made available by the IRS to eligible taxpayers--could make saving for retirement more afford- able than you think, says Catherine Col- linson, president of nonprofit T~ansamer- ica Center for Retirement Studies'. Learn more at Free Interesting Computer VETERANS MUSEUM HOURS Classes Available The Museum will be open each Computer Classes offered once a Saturday from 12 noon to 4:00 p,m. week. Learn how to type without Historical Displays range from hunting and pecking', learn better Early frontier days, the safety standards for being online, Revolutionary War, The Civil War, and get certified through our World War I, World War II, Korea, Computer Essentials and IC3 VietNam, and to the Present programs! Mideast. Inquire at the front desk or the Tour guides are present. For over 40 years, 1-800-Rowers has third floor of the library for more Admission is free hdped make Valentine's a success, with information! gorgeous bouquets, decadent chocolates, 304-466-4490. ADOPT A CHILD cuddly teddy bears, romantic keepsakes Talcott Elementary is accepting and more. For these and other trulyoriginal SERVICE PROJECT TO BE donations for its Adopt-a-Child flowers and gifts, call 1-800-FLOWERS, go HELD ON MLK DAY program. All money collected will be to or visit a nearby On Monday, January 1 5th, as a used to purchase Christmas gifts for store. Find one at part of the Martin Luther King Day needy children, com. Most Americans may be surprised of Service, AmeriCorps Members Please send your tax-deductible to learn that such songs as "Day-O," from Greenbrier, Monroe, Mercer, donations toAdopt-a-Child, PO Box "lamaica Farewell" and ~Island in the and Summers County have 140, 'lMlcott, WV 24981. Sun" were composed by the same man organized a service project at the who wrote the Barbados national an- Alderson Hospitality House in FRESH PECANS FOR SALE them, Irving Burgle. For further facts Alderson, WV. The Hospitality Fall 2017 harvested South and to hear some of his music, go to House is a non-profit organization Carolina Pecans For Sale. Large that supports the families of women piEces - $10.25, LArge halves - For many millennials, tax filing is incarcerated at theAlderson Federal $).0.50. Call Joyce Ritter at 304-466- complicated by the ~gig economy:' For- Penitentiary by providing 1135 or Cleo Mathews at 304-466- tunately, an enrolled agent (EA) can temporary lodging, meals, 1515. help. They're licensed by the Depart- ment of the Treasury and overseen by transportation, emotional support, and education. PUBLIC SERVICE the IRS. To find one nearby, use the Volunteers are needed to help ANNOUNCEMENT "Find a Tax Expert" directory on www. paint several spaces inside the Narconon New Life Retreat RedFlint offers individuals and Hospitality House. The project will wants you to be aware to look for the businesses the ability to demo some last from 9 a.m.-3 p.m, but following signs when it comes to of the latest technology to aid work- volunteers are welcome to donate as methamphetaime addiction: place innovation. Technology show- much time as they have to give. Help Hyperactivity, Insomnia, Weight cases include online analytics and data make this project a success by Loss, Tooth decay, visualization tools Plotly and Tableau, participating! Any questions can be Report suspicious activity to law immersive learning tool Toolwire, and directed towards AmeriCorps enforcement officials and keep your Double Robotics teleprescnce robots for Member Beth Ryan at loved ones safe from the dangers of telecommunication. meth addiction. To learn more about The new Honda VersAttach~ Multi- meth addiction, visit: http:// Purpose System pairs best-in-class Hon- COURTHOUSE CLOSED A SureLoc- joint-locking system lets you The Summers ComtyCourthouse drug-abuse-informationdsigns-of- click and twist the attachments easily will be closed on Monday, January methamphetanine-abuse.html and securely into the shaft. Learn more 1, 2018 for New Year's Day. at, corn,, On December 18, this year Jim Canterberry saw the realization of a dream he had for many years - the publication of a book about the History of Roles Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. The book details how a small rural church was established and how it has always been debt free even with all the renovations of the church building. It will also give an insight into the pastors, the church leaders and the church members whose faithfulness and compassion for others, especially for their young pastors, shaped the church and community. Complete lists of the people who ADDICTION SCREENING JOHN HENRY DAYS MEETING Narconon can help you take steps, www.facebook. The John Henry Days Committee to overcome addiction in your family, com/HondaPowerEquipment and www. will not meet again until January Call today for free screening or 18, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. Our February and March meetings are scheduled for 6:00 p.m. as well. We will revert back to 7:00 p.m. at our April meeting. PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT Drug overdoses l~ave become the leading cause of acCidental death in the Unitdd States with heroin and other opiates being the largest contributor. If your loved one is struggling with drug abuse of any kind, now is the time to get them the help they need. Learn more about the signs of heroin addiction. If you believe one of your loved ones is abusing drugs, learn how you can make a difference by visiting http://www .narcononnewliferetreat.orgJdrng- rehab/ ADDICTION SCREENINGS Narconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family. Call today for free screenings or referrals. 1- 800- 431-1754. NOW AV~LE A book My Railroad Story is now available for sale. After recovering cost for printing and Misc charges proceeds from the sale will be donated to the Bennett-Upton cemetery fund for the upkeep of the family cemetery. For information and cost contact Dean Bennett 304-466-1402." ACWP ACWP is a non-profit all volunteer group of individuals whose goals are to rehome pots and assist families who need hell5 paying for spay and neuter of dogs and cats. We will rehome entire litters of puppies who will receive veterinary care before going to their forever homes. If you would like ,m to visit your educational event please give us a call. 855-984-7387. For spay/neuter assistance go to and fill out a Voucher Request Form. If you see a dog or cat in a neglectful situation please call the sheriff. If you see a stray dog on the road please call the Animal Control Officer. have been members of the church" and the people who are buried iv the church cemetery are provided in the book. James Harvey Canterberry grew up on a farm near Roles Chapel in Forest Hill He now owns the farm from which John Roles gave the land for the Roles Chapel B.aptist Church and cemetery. He was a member of the church until after his service in the U.S. Army. He is a graduate of West Virginia University. For over 40 years he enjoyed a career with Natural Resources Conservation Service, U.S. Department of Agricultural. His passion for history and his love of Roles Chapel prompted him to write this book. Jim and his wife, Becki, now l~ve in Cary, North Carolina but enjoy spending time at the family farm in Forest Hill With their son and daughter, their spouses and their six grandchildren. Two of the barns on the farm in Forest Hill were featured in the 2011 book, "Barns-of Summers County - West Virginia Heritage" by Phyllis Campbell Whitley. The new book, With a beautiful cover, is 7" X 10" and contains 111 pages. Dementi Milestone Publishing, Richmond, Virginia was Mr. Canterberry's publisher of choice. The price is $23.00 (includes shipping and handling) if ordered from Mr. Jim Canterberry. You can " reach him by e-mail at jhcanter@; telephone 919- 467-3126; or write to him at 1325 Mellon Court, Cary, North Carolina 27511. Be sure to tell Mr. Canterberry if you want him ~o autograph the book to you or another person. The book can be purchased locally for $20.00 by contacting Remona Turner at 304-466-3520. Ms. Turner is the current Treasurer of Roles Chapel Baptist Church. Office of Secretary of Education and the Arts on Behalf of the Governor's Stem Initiative Announces Mini-Grant Funding for Stem Programs 84 mini-grants awarded to schools and organizations across the state da engines with six optional attachments. Initiative, announced over $200,000 in grant funding to support science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs at 84 schools and organizations across the state. In this grant cycle, awards were provided to over 90% of the West Virginia counties that applied. The referrals. 1-800-431-1754, The Finish Your Diploma campaign has helped more than 900,000 adults find free adult education dasses so they can EVENT.SATALDERSON complete their high school education. ARTISANS GALLERY You can find free adult education class- The Alderson Artisans Gallery is es by visiting www.FinishYourDiploma. pleased to announce a showing of org. intricate, traditional geometric art To learn about optimizing your small b~ gg.est {~rtisan, Cathz;~n : business with cloud technology, visit the G0 G ;ii! be avail~le $or /~ilcros0ti small B6sihb~ ~dD t5 down- viewing and sale in the gallery. Her load the free "Boost Your Business With works will be on display from New Technology" eGuide, focused on December 1, 2017 through March helping you uncover new efliciencies 30, 2017. Gallery hours are and increased productivity through new technology. It's at Thursday and Friday from 11-4, From many different fruits and veg- Saturday from 10-5 and Sunday stables, premium cheeses and crunchy from 12-4. The gallery will have toppings to eight house-made dressings, extended hours and be open Tuesday the Endless Garden Bar at Ruby Tuesday through Sunday between offers a variety of ways to build the best Thanksgiving and Christmas. The salad for you. To learn about the new Alderson Artisans Gallery is a Endless Garden Bar, visit newgardenbar. cooperative non-profit organization.' Visit our website http:// For many parents, when it comes for a list of to a quality education for their chil- current artists, dren, there's no place like home. For information about homeschooling and BOOKAVAILABLE National School Choice Week events, My Railroad story A 44 year visit National School Choice Week, an independent public awareness effort, at Journey is now available for sale for www.schoolchoiceweeLcom. information call Dean Bennett at 304-466-1402, Agenda Summers County Board of Education A~lt sS.student S~.Matinee s4 Approve Student Transfer Request Regular Meeting INFO~JdATION NEEDED The Summers County Historical December 28, Society and The Hilltop Cemetery are writing a book on the Hilltop at 5:30 p.m. Cemetery located on Elk Knob Read. Sale of Book funds will be added to 1. Roll Call the mutual fund for upkeep of the 2. Invocation/Pledge of cemetery. Allegiance If you have any information like 3. Approval of Agenda/ stories, obituaries, or old pictures Adjustments that could be published in the book 4. Consent Items mail them to Bobby Cox, P. O. Box . Approve Minutes from 366, Hinton WV. 25951. We have the December 12, 2017 final say on what material is used Approve Payment of Bills Pictures can be copied and return Approve Transfers and mail. Supplements Approve Out of State CFM House Museum The Campbell-Flannagan- Murrell House Museum at 422 Summers St in Historic Downtown Hinton is open for free tours. Call for appointments for a free tour. For more information call 304-466-5769, or visit oar websitre at: cfm] Secretary Gayle Manchin, on learning opportunities and hands behalf of the Governor's STEM on learning activities for our Office of Secretary of Education and the Arts saw a steep increase in applications and recipients compared to $112,000 that was awarded to 46 organizations in the summer of 2017. The Governor's STEM initiative, which supports enhancing STEM (NAPS)--Energy efficiency experts at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agen- cy predict bright, efficient, energy- and money-saving LED bulbs will become the dominant light bulb technology within the next three years. More bright ideas about lighting and saving are at www.energystar. gov/bulbrevohtion. students, is critical in building a strong economic footing for West Virginia in the 21st century. Since the establishment in 2015, it has provided over 1 million dollars in educational funding to 47 of the We st Virginia's 55 counties benefiting the lives of over 85,000 West Virginia students. Secretary Manchin said it is great to see so many schools and organizations across the state taking advantage of this funding to further West Virginia students' STEM education. Local Grant recipients include: Greenbrier County Greenbrier West High School Mercer County PikeView High School PikeView Middle School' Montcalm High School Oakvale Elementary School Melrose Elementary School Raleigh County Bradley Elementary School Cranberry-Prosperity Elementary School Marsh Fork Elementary School Summers County Hinton Area Elementary School and Talcott Elementary School Wyoming County MountainHeart Community Services, Inc. Christmas is a summer holiday in South Africa. HINTON HISTORIC DISTRICT PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT Drug overdoses have become the leading cause of accidental death in the United States with heroin and other opiates being the largest contributor. If your loved one is struggling with drug abuse of any kind, now is the time to get them the help they need. Learn more about the signs of heroin addiction. If you believe one of your loved ones is abusing drugs, learn how you can make a difference by visiting http:H www,Imrc,~o~ r, drug-rehab/ NOTICE SUMMERS COUNTY ARH Auxiliary Gift Shop now has RADA PRODUCTS for sale. Hours are: Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 3!00 p.m. Sun. 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Request 5. Old Business 6. New Business 7. Presentation 8. Personnel ~tems 9. Superintendent's Report 10. Public Comment 11. Adjournment Franklin D. Roosevelt was the first American president to use a private polling service to advise him on both election strategy and public policy. NOTICE St. Patrick Catholic Church will no longer have Saturday Holly Mass, starting January 1, 2018. Saturday Holy Mass will resume Memorial Day through Labor Day. WEIGHT WATCHERS Weight Watchers is back in Hinton! Meetings are on Thursday evening at 5:30 in the Fellowship Hall at First Baptist Church, 108 Temple Street, Hinton. For more information, contact Connie Willey at 304-660-7206. 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