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Page 8 CLINCH VALLEY TIMES St. Paul, Va. Thursday, December 29, 2016 Morning Star Church received Against Hunger campaign along House of the Lord Church. proceeds from Food City Race with First Baptist Church and First Baptist Church 'S -- -- From Page 1 by the secretary, each member with a current event. A report on flowers from Bristol Florist was given and orders have been solicited. On account of failure in hearing from rail road officers in regards to park a motion was made that a petition be gotten up by the ladies and members of the town council and presented to said officials asking that a park near the railway station be made at an early date. 30 trees at the rate of 25 cents per tree was reported as having been secured to be set out along the streets of town. A motion to the effect that all outbuildings be whitewashed by owners of property. The meeting then adjourned to be at the home of Mrs. Stover on Friday, April 16th. Mrs. J. L. Jennings, Secretary --The Woman's Club met with Mrs. Stover on Friday afternoon, April 16, 1915 and was called to order by the president, the minutes read and further business was attended to. The towel sale the time of which is the 2nd week in May, date not decided upon. Trees have been secured and set out. It was moved and seconded that urgent letter be written Mr. Kemmerer asking his cooperation in removing the restaurants across the railroad. --On Friday, April 30, 1915 the Woman's Club met at the Blue Sulphur Hotel. This being a musical and literary afternoon the following program was rendered: A sketch of Calendar Kipling's life was written " and read by Mrs. J. N. Greear. Vocal solo by Mrs. C. E. Greear. Selected readings, Mrs. C. C. Rush. Piano solo by Mrs. Harwell. A short biography of Mott by Miss Page. "The Betrothed" was ready by Mrs. Dickenson. The number of mem- bers present were 14 and the number absent, 6. The meeting then stood adjourned to meet with Mrs. Bailey on Friday fol- lowing. Mrs. J. L. Jennings, Secretary --The Woman's Club of St. Paul held its first meeting of the second term at fo0r o'clock on Friday afternoon, October 22, 1915 at the home of Mrs. L. B. Harwell. Although there were only eight pres- ent, still the meeting was an interesting one, for all seemed enthusiastic and ready to begin work. It was decided that it would be better to have an election of officers now and again in May of next year so the officers for the following year would have the sum- mer months in which to plan. The following offi- cers were elected: Mrs. J. M. Dickenson, President;Mrs. C. C. Bolton, Secretary- Treasurer;Civic Committee: Mrs. C. C. Rush, Chairman; Mrs. J. N. Greear, Associate; Mrs. J. L. Jennings, Associate; Music Committee: Mrs. Rasnick, Chairman; Miss Lollie Ervin, Associate; Mrs. E. S. Hurt, Associate; Literary Committee: Miss Anna Page; Mrs. Clyde Greear, Associate; Mrs. A. J. Stover, Associate; Domestic Art Committee: Mrs. C. E. Greear, "to leam, to share and to perpetuate family history." William T. Fuller 276-623-3410 or fullerjr1942@ yahoo.com. JOIN THE FRIENDS-Join the Friends of J. Fred Matthews Memorial Library and help promote the improvement of facilities 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 meetings are at 7:30 p.m. VETERANS' CLAIMS Coebum-A Dept. Of Veterans Services represen- tative 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-HealthDepartments in the Lenowisco Health District offer free confidential 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 From Page 1 Chairman; Mrs. A. Handy, Associate; Mrs. R. F. Swarm, Associate After the election it was moved and carried that our club Should meet twice a month on Wednesday afternoons, place to be decided at the next meet- ing. Mrs. C. C. Rush, Secretary ---The Woman's Club of St. Paul met at four o'clock Wednesday after- noon, November 3, 1915 at the home of Mrs. A. J. Stover. Promptly at four o'clock the meeting was called to order by our new House of the Lord Church president, Mrs. J. M. Dickenson, after which the Items of interest... secretary called the roll to which was added eight new names, making sixteen now enrolled. The minutes of the last meeting were read and approved. The president then asked for the secretary to read the consti- tution of our club. This was done and one article was added to the by-laws, namely; "That all meetings shall be conducted in the auditorium of the school- house, except the meetings of the domestic art depart- ment. They will be held at the various homes." Then the chairmen of the differ- ent committees named their associates. Sanitary conditions of the town was discussed and it was decided that the civic committee visit some citizens who were keeping their premises in an unde- sirable condition. After this there was a motion to adjourn, it was seconded and carried. The club to meet Wednesday afternoon November 7, at the school-house. [To be continued next week.] Program is offering 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 information, call GED Online Coordinator Marci 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. AlternativeEducatmn" Center, Wise. Call 276-328-8612 for information concerning GED test- ing. 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. NARCONON reminds families that abuse of heroin and opiod drugs has become a nation- al health crisis. Learn to recognize the signs of heroin abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk. Visit www.narcononnewlifere- treat'rg/blg/nalxne-availability'html to learn about the overdose reversing drug known as naloxone and find out its availability inyour state. 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 AMERICAN LEGION POST # 208 wel- comes new members. If you served on active duty in the Armed Forces, National Guard, or Reserves then you should be eligible to join us. You are not required to have served overseas or have seen actual combat. Contact us at American Legion Post # 208, P.O. Box 1261, Lebanon, VA 24266 with your name, address and phone number. Transfers are welcome. The Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority Board meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at the Inn at Wise, Wise, Virginia. January 21 - Cumberland Gap Cattle Conference - LMU College of Veterinary Medicine - DeBusk Veterinary Teaching Center - Ewing VA - $20 registration fee before January 13 or $25 after January 13 or at the door - for more information contact Phil Meeks at the Wise County Extension Office - pmeeks@vt.edu or 276-328-6194 January 21 - Eastern Kentucky Beekeeping School - Hazard Community & Technical College - $20 registration fee by January 13 or $25 at thedoor - includes morning refreshments and lunch) - for more information contact Charles May at cmay@uky.edu or 606-436-2044. IN THE CVT CLiN(: [[EY T+ mm+ II