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Page 8 CLINCH VALLEY TIMES St. Paul, Va. Thursday, June 2, 2016 A Midsummer Night's Mountain Dream camp theme at SWCC Come join us for A join us for this year's annu- campers, Ellen Elmes will in the fall of 2016. Thecost MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S al MAD CAMP (Music, be guiding the art, set for the week long camp is MOUNTAIN DREAM cel- Art and Drama) sponsoreddesign and costuming, and $100 if paid by June 24, ebrating the life and work by Southwest Virginia Rema Keen will be direct- ($125 if paid after June of William Shakespeare Community College. ing the performers. 24th.) Campers will bring their' own lunches but during the week of July 18- This year our theme is The camp will culmi- drinks and cookies will be 22, 2016 at Southwest 'All the World's A Stage,' nate on Friday e v, ening provided by the camp. Virginia Community celebrating the life andJuly 22nd, with the Scholarships are available College. work of Mr. William camper's performance of A to qualified campers. 'The stage is flooded Shakespeare. In the course MIDSUMMER NIGHTS Contact Pauline Taylor, with blue light and there of the week the campers MOUNTAIN DREAM and 276-964-7619 or are wind chimes, fairy will dive into the arts with a potluck dinner shared by for music and summer night a big splash! They will help parents and the community, registration information. sounds of crickets and write the music, create the So yes, ALL THE You may register on line at and use frogs. Fairies, elves and costumes and the set andWORLD'S A STAGE, so PayPal. woodland creatures dart will perform the play. It is come, be a player in this about peeking out from sure to be an adventure you year's MAD CAMP adven- : : behind trees and rocks, gig- won't want to miss! ture! We hope to see you gling and laughing, playing The students will be there! and dancing. L!ghts come guided throughout the The camp will take SllllilllITh up on the stage! week in Music, Art and place July I8-22 in the This is how our play Drama by three profession- Charles . R. + King " " ) .... " n" al art ....... will t2ommunlty center tor stu- mo, o Hollir, a For showtJn s oemns, lr tins sou as sts. t etn IVlCL.Oy ....... 276-679-4252 aents entenng graaes J v exciting to you then come orchestrate the music with - Chock Showtimes Online Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Er, i si L Mountain" Empire Olderchecks. The check books rights activity in any pro- Citizens (MEOC) has good contain eight $5 checks gram or activity conducted news to share with older that seniors can spend like or funded by USDA. persons in Wise County cash to purchase fresh Persons with disabilities and the City of Norton. fruits, vegetables, and who require alternative Persons 60 years of age herbs from farmers at local means of communication and older can apply for the farmers markets who havefor program information 2016 Senior Farmers been pre-approved by theshould contact the Agency Market Nutrition Program Virginia Department of (State or local) where they (SFMNP) on or after May Agriculture and Consumerapplied for benefits. 2nd. MEOC will soon be Services. Individuals who are deaf, given a limited number of To be eligible,one hard of hearing or have books of checks to distrib- must: speech disabilities may ute to eligible residents of be 60 years of agecontact USDA through the Wise County and Norton or older, Federal Relay Service at City. Checks worth $40 live in Wise County (800) 877-8339. will be distributed on a first or the City of Norton, and To file a program com- come, first serve basis and have an income plaint of discrimination, can be used at area farmers equal to or below 150% ofcomplete the USDA markets beginning July 1st povert.y (for one individual Program Discrimination through the close of the the raceme limit is ComplaintForm, (AD- markets. This program is $1,485/month, for two 3027) found online at: designed to improve nutri- individuals the income tion of senior citizens limit is $2,003/month). omplaint_filing_cust.html, while also helping local To apply by telephone, and at any USDA office, or farmers to sell their locally or to get more information, write a letter addressed to grown fruits, vegetables call MEOC at 276-523- USDA and provide in the and freshly cut herbs. 4202 or 1-800-252-6362. letter all of the information Markets are located in The application is simple requested in the form. To Norton, Wise, Coebum, and takes no more than 2request a copy of the com- Big Stone Gap and Saint minutes to complete, plaint form, call (866) 632- Paul. In accordance with 9992. Submit your com- MEOC wants to make Federal civil rights law and pleted form or letter to sure that all eligible per- U.S. Department ofUSDAby: sons who wish to partc- Agriculture (USDA) civil (1) mail: U.S. pate have the opportunityrights regulations and poll- Department of Agriculture to do so. The application cies, the USDA, its Office of the Assistant process, done by telephone Agencies, offices, and Secretary for Civil Rights or in-person at MEOC, employees, and institutions 1400 Independence takes no more than 2 min-participating in or adminis- Avenue, SW Washington, utes to complete, tering USDA programs areD.C. 20250-9410; Each person enrolled in prohibited from discrimi- (2) fax: (202) 690- this program will receive nating based on race, color, 7442; or one book of checks worth national origin, sex, reli- (3) email: pro- $40. Each eligible persongious creed, disability, age, within a household may .political beliefs, or reprisal This institution is an receive one book of or retaliation for prior civil equal opportunity provider. : DRIVE- IN : B~tGk~too0, VA - 276.-.1579-3761 : AIBULTS: SlSI CHILDREN: $4 : 4 o oooq. oo Items of Interest... Castlewood Drama. Come join Castlewood High School drama stu- dents for their performance -of The Great Ghost Chase. Sponsored by the CHS After School program, the spring musical will be held in the high school auditori- um on June 1, at 7 pm. Admission is $3. An encore performance will be pre- sented on June 6 at 1 PM. Admission to the day per- formance is $1. Meetings of the Lonesome Pine Regional Library. Board of Trustees. The regular monthly meeting of the Lonesome Pine Regional Library Board of Trustees will be held Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at the C. Bascom Slemp Memorial Library in Big Stone Gap. The Finance Committee will meet at 10:00 a.m. at the library in Big Stone Gap to review monthly payables. Homestead Series workshops: June 16- Amateur Radio. Workshops are free and open to the public. Contact Phil Meeks at 276-328- 6194 or Workshops sponsored by: Virginia Cooperative Extension-Wise County and Norton Community Center-Norton Parks & Recreation. The Southwest Virginia Open Youth 4-H Horse Show will be held on Saturday, June 18 at the Southwest Virginia '4-H Educational Center in Abingdon. This horse show is sanctioned by Mid- South Horse Show Association and is open to all youth 18 years and younger. Contact Cornelia Estep, 4-H Extension Agent, at 276-889-8056. Junior 4-H Camp. A week of fun and adventure awaits 4-H'ers atthe 2016 Junior 4-H Camp at the Southwest Virginia 4-H Educational Center. This year's camp for Wise and Carroll counties will be held June 13-17. Camp is for all 4-H members, ages 9-13 inclusive. Camp cost is $180.00 per person. Registration deadline is May 27. Spaces are limit- ed and applications will be accepted on a first come first served basis. For more information or to request a 4-H camp appli- cation contact Hunter Roman, Extension Agent, 4-H Youth Development, at the Wise County Extension Office (276-328-6194) or via VA-KY FAIR. Fair exhibits can be entered on Sunday, June 5, 2:00-5:00 p.m. No entries after 5:00 p.m. Judging will take place on Monday, June 6. Exhibits must be removed from the exhibit building on Sunday, June. 12, 2:00- 3:00 p.m. Art and Photography Exhibits Age groups: Under 10; Between 10 and 15; 15 or older Art: Painting; Drawing; Pastel; Other Photography: Digital; 35mm; Other Amateur or Professional Calendar From Page 1 or fullerjr1942@ JOIN THE FRIENDS-Join the Friends of J. Fred Matthews Memorial Library and help pro- mote the improvement of facili- ties and services of the library. Send name, address and phone number, with a $5 membership gift, to J. Fred Matthews Memorial Library, P.O. Box 1976, St. Paul, VA 24283. Please make checks payable to Friends of the J. Fred Matthews Memorial Library. EASTERN STAR-Clinch Valley Chapter #152, Order of Eastem Star, meets each fourth Tuesday, except for March and December, when the meetings are on the second Tuesday. All meet- ings are at 7:30 p.m. VETERANS' CLAIMS Coebum-A Dept. of Veterans Services representative will assist clients and answer questions at the Coebum VFW Post from 9am-3:30 pm third Thursdays except June. COMMUNITY CENTER- The West Dante Community Center meets at 7 pm first Mondays. For more information please call 495-8473. FREE HIV TESTING-Health Departments in the Lenowisco Health District offer free confi- dential HIV testing throughout the year. For information, call Wise County 318-8000; Lee Co. Health Dept. 276-346-2011; or Scott Co. Health Dept. 276-386- 1312. FREE GED CLASSES-Free GED classes are offered at the Oxbow Family Investment Center, St. Paul, Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30 am-12 noon. Glenna McReynolds is the teacher. Call 1-800-422-3433. GED ONLINE-The Regional Adult Education Program is offer- ing free GED Classes online. This service is for qualifying and adult learners, with or without their own home computers, in Lee, Scott and Wise counties and the City of Norton. For more infor- mation, call GED Online Coordinator Marc Gore, 1-800- 422-3433 (in Scott County 386- 2433). GED TESTING-GED Testing is available Monday through Thursday and on Saturdays at the Wise Co. Alternative Education Center, Wise. Call 276-328-8612' for information concerning GED testing. DANTE LIVES ON-The Dante Lives On Board meets at 6:00 pm 3rd Tuesdays at the Dante Museum with the Community Meeting following at 7:00 pm. BOOK DISCUSSION-Book Discussion Group One of the J. Fred Matthews Memorial Library meets fourth Thursdays (except November and December are combined in early December) at the Riverside Diner at 6 pm. NARCONON COUN- SELING- Narconon would like to remind families that the use of addicting drugs is on the rise, take steps to protect your family from drug use. If you know anyone who is struggling with drug addiction get them the help they need. Call for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals. 800-43 l- 1754 or Lee and the late Margaret Lee under the red shed. Please bring a covered dish or a drink. For more infor- t The McCowan and Lee maton call Sue Farmer Reunion will be held on 495-1691, Ruth Charles Saturday, July 2 beginning 495-1017, Crystal McCoy at 11:00 a.m. on Brushy 495,1406 or Nancy Turner Ridge at the home of Earl 395-7126. June 4th For Pet's Sake Grooming & Bath House 16603 Russell St., St. Paul Jason White, Professional Groomer 276408-7520 We have tropical fish, birds, pet supplies/products, varietyof animals facebook,com/forpetssakedogsalon Events for the day Free Goldfish for kids under 12 $1 raffle for parakeet, cage & supplies Drawing for Dog Groom up to $35 value $10 off groom if you come into store and schedule Lots of door prizes, cake & drinks! Hope to see you there!! NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC OF A FLUNG BY KENTUCKY UTiLiTiES COMPANY D/B/A OLD DOMINION POWER COMPANY OF ITS INTEGRATED RESOURCE PLAN CASE NO. PUE-2016-00053 On April 29. 2016, Kentttcky Utilities Company d/b/a Old Dominion Power Company ("KU/ODP" or "Company") filed with the State Coq.~oration Commission ('~Commisslon') the C(>n'~pany's Integrated Resource Plan ("tR P") pursuam m 56-599 of the (?ode of Virginia ("Code"). An tRP. as defined by 56-597 of the Code. is "'a document developed by an electric utility that provides a t;arecast oF its load obligations and a ptan to meet those obligations by supply side and demand side resources over the ensuing 15 years to promote reasonable prices, reliable seiwice, enew.o, lade- - pendenee, and environmental responsibility." Pursuant m 56+599 C of the Code, the Commission deter- mines whether an IRP is reasonable and in the public interest. According to KU/ODP. the Company and its affiliate, l..ouisvi)le Gas and Ii'tectric Company ("LG&E"), collectively e