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The Dan River Basin Association (DRBA) announces a Stewardship Fund to support its Stewardship Task Force, which is working to oppose a proposed landfill beside the Dan River near Eden, NC. The task force has engaged a legal authority on landfill issues to work with DRBA's staff and task force members to oppose the development of the landfill proposed by PBK Holdings, LLC. Donations to DRBA, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, are tax deductible to the extent provided by law. All individuals, groups, and businesses that wish to join in this effort are encouraged to contact DRBA at www.danriver.org, or 336-627-6270. Checks may be mailed to DRBA, 413 Church Street, Suite 401, Eden, NC 27288. Based in Oak Ridge, NC, PBK Holdings, LLC, has released plans to build a multi-state private landfill on the Whitt Family Farms at the intersection of Harrington Highway and the Dan

River. The task force was appointed to support DRBA's June 8 resolution opposing the plan, noting that a landfill bordering four miles of the Dan River has "high potential" to contaminate the river. The Dan River is the source of drinking water for residents of Eden and all customers of Dan River Water, Inc., which serves much of Rockingham County. MillerCoors Brewing Company, with more than 600 employees, also receives its water from the Dan River 2.6 miles downstream from the proposed landfill. Several groups have publicly stated their opposition to the landfill, including the City of Eden, the Town of Wentworth, the Rockingham County Democratic Party, Will of the People, Rockingham County Association of REALTORS®, and the Rockingham County Solid Waste Committee. Many groups find this proposed landfill to be completely inconsistent with the county land use plan, inconsis-

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COUNTY WIDE OBITUARIES Hulen Wilson Aldridge, 86 Darryl Turner Alston, 48 Paul Sanford Biggs, 86 - Rockingham County Edna Shirlene Bullins, 71 James Robert Byrd, 62 Margaret Thornton Burgess, 91 Sophia Marie Brooks, Infant - Eden Syril Kenneth Barker, Jr., 64 Elsie Mae Jackson Bolick, 83 - Reidsville Roy Carter, Sr., 89 - Rockingham County Sylvester Lawrence "Jewboy" Cook, 81 - Rock. County Addie Poston Curry, 73 Thomas Herman Carter, 87 - Rockingham County Robert Stephen Daniel, 61 Mary Lee Dalton, 79 Danna Kendrick Denny, 61 - Reidsville Hunter Lemons Ellison, 60 - Reidsville Malvene Ferguson Evans Jason Tyler Hodge, 14 - Reidsville Homer G. Hodges Ruth Ward Hylton, 85 William Rufus Kiser, Sr. Lucy Jefferson Knight, 76 - Reidsville Patricia Ann Wilson Lopez, 66 - Reidsville Eugenia Beatrice Lampey, 87 Lila T. Medley , 84 - Reidsville Pamela Jean Carroll Minnix, 57 JoAnn Martin (Boyd), 62 - Eden Robert "Bob" Lawrence Moore, 80 Russell Lee Mundy, Jr. - Eden Jesse Hugh Murray, 81 - Reidsville Otis Grey Norman, 71 - Reidsville Deborah Ann Bryson Nelson , 57 Mary B. Perkins - Rockingham County Ralph Edward Perkins, 66 Doris Rhodes Crews Rhodes, 97 Dovie Agnes Foley Roberts, 93 Frances Ann Smith Roach, 66 Bunnie Slaughter, 62 John Thomas Stevens, Sr., 71 Mildred Kimbro Sutton, 92 - Rockingham County Lizzie Dare Howell Smith, 73 Ernest Newton (Bud) Stickels, Jr., 81 Roberta J. Stewart, 82 Brenda Ann Paschal Sigmon, 63 - Eden Kate Marie Tilley, 81 Stephen Mark Willett, 62 Louise Pruitt Weaver, 92 - Rockingham County Lonnie Wilson Williams, 60 - Reidsville Billie K. Wright, 50 Gail Young Willis, 53 - Rockingham County William Ray Willis, 84 - Reidsville

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Have you ever wondered how things work in your city government? Have you questioned where your tax dollars go? Do you think you have what it takes to make a difference in our city but you don’t know how? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then the City of Eden Citizens’ Academy is for you. Beginning Sept. 1, the City of Eden will host a Citizens’ Academy Program. The purpose of the program is to improve understanding, communication and cooperation between local government and those it serves. The sessions are designed to help citizens learn about the City of Eden and the services it provides. Through lectures, hands-on activities and interaction, participants will gain insight into how the city operates on a day-to-day basis, as well as how it plans for the future. Participants will learn how city government affects the quality of life in Eden. Citizens will be interested in attending for many reasons including an expectation to become better acquainted with the city and its programs and services, learning about the policies and procedures of city government, meeting new people or finding ways to volunteer in the

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address, phone number, e-mail address, and employer name and address, but they also ask for the applicant’s birthplace, length of time living in Eden and Rockingham County, interests and accomplishments, and expectations from the program. There is no cost to individuals who attend the sessions, but the city strongly encourages participants to commit the time to attend each program. The sessions begin on Sept. 1 and will be held each Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. for 10 weeks at various city locations. Site visits will include trips to the public works, police and fire departments, parks and recreational areas. Since many participants will arrive directly from work without eating, a light meal will also be provided each week. The program is truly a look behind the scenes of local government, pointing out its role and limitations, as well as a glimpse into the long-term planning that makes Eden what it is today. Applicants must apply by Aug. 22 in order to be considered for the 2011 session. Applications are available at City Hall, the Eden Chamber of Commerce, the Eden Public Library or apply online at www.edennc.us.

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DRBA continued from page 1 tent with the character of the area, and inconsistent with development ordinance regulations. Business leaders have noted that the presence of a landfill on the river would "shut the door" on other businesses and industries that might choose to locate in Rockingham County because of its clean water. DRBA exists to preserve and promote the Dan River Basin's resources. The resolution states that contamination from a landfill "would jeopardize public health, safety, and welfare" by "polluting the drinking water supply, making the water unsafe for recreation, and causing costly shutdown of residential and industrial users of the river." To read the full resolution, to donate to the Stewardship Fund, and to help preserve and promote our rivers by becoming a member of the Dan River Basin Association, visit www.danriver.org.

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Letters to the Editor

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WHAT PART OF "SHALL" DON'T THEY UNDERSTAND? As everyone in Rockingham County now knows, an individual from Oak Ridge, North Carolina (together with one or more others unknown to us), is demanding a permit to allow the building of a huge commercial trash dump near the banks of the Dan River. This is nothing Rockingham County needs; we already have our own landfill. According to information furnished by the applicant, he is anticipating 500 trailer truck loads of trash per day. This trash could come from any part of the country. We feel that this project, if allowed, will cause extensive, far reaching and long lasting major damage to Rockingham County. The landfill may be expected to operate for approximately 40 years. This would result in hauling millions of tons of somebody else's trash into Rockingham County. Nearly all landfills eventually leak. If this one leaks, it could ruin the water quality of the City of Eden, Miller Brewing Company and all other water users down river from the dump. Further, consider the devastating effect 500 loaded trailer trucks a day (and 500 empties leaving) would have on the transportation and possibly roads in our county. THERE ARE LAWS in North Carolina pertaining to the procedure for opening such a dangerous facility. Our LAW provides as follows: "A person who intends to apply for a new permit, the renewal of a permit, or a substantial amendment to a permit for a sanitary landfill SHALL obtain, prior to applying for a permit, a franchise for the operation of the sanitary landfill from each local government having jurisdiction over any part of the land on which the sanitary landfill and its appurtenances are located or to be located." The FIRST requirement is that someone who intends to try to get permission to open a landfill must first negotiate a franchise contract with the county. In this case, the applicant has attempted to apply for a special use permit without even discussing a franchise agreement with the county. Apparently, they have no intention of complying with the LAW. There is nothing that forces the county to enter such a contract. Will of the People, working with others, intends that they not be forced. We have met with county commissioners and we have met with the county attorney. We do not know why they have not demanded that the applicant do what the LAW says must absolutely be done before going forward. We must assume that the applicant is familiar with the North Carolina LAW, so there must be some reason he thinks that if he gets past the hurdle of having to obtain a franchise contract that they can go forward without a contract or force us to

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later grant them one. We feel it is absolutely necessary that this application be opposed in every possible way because that is what should be done and what almost every person in Rockingham County wants. We do not even know who is behind this matter, but it is certainly possible that the applicant is "fronting" for someone else. The county commissioners work for us and, in effect, so does the county attorney. We are not inclined to keep begging our officials to comply with the LAW that plainly tells them what they must do. We insist that the applicant be immediately informed that he is going to be required to comply

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E vents RECURRING EVENTS CLASSES CHRONIC DISEASE MANG. Held at Morehead Hospital diabetes Edu. Classroom Please call 627-0409, 8 am-5pm to register for these classes. • Cardiac Rehab & Maint. • Diabetes Management • Pulmonary Rehab Prgm. DIABETES EDUCATION CLASS Free Diabetes Class meets every third Thursday at the Eden Chamber Conference Room at 3:00 p.m. No reservations are needed. Pharmacist, Pete Crouch, owner of Eden Drug, speaks on different topics monthly. Refreshments served. Please call the store if you have questions: 627-4854. HOUSE CALLS - RADIO SHOW 11:30 a.m., 2nd & 4th Wednesday 1490 WLOE AM • WMYN AM Hosted by Kerry Faunce, Morehead Hospital marketing director and Torrey Goard, community health educator COMMUNITY OF HOPE CANCER SUPPORT PROGRAM 2:00 p.m., Every 2nd Tuesday Smith-McMichael Cancer Center Conf. Room Sesigned to help patients and their families/caregivers/friends cope with cancer. Family, financial and spiritual concerns and needs will be addressed. For more info, call 336-623-9711, Ext. 2482. ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT 1:30 p.m., Every Third Thursday Morehead Nursing Center. A support group designed for caregivers, families and loved ones of people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or other related dementia. Group is affiliated with the Alzheimer’s Assoc. www.alz.org and a 24/7 Helpline available at 1-800-272-3900. For more info , contact the MNC Rec. Services Dir. at 623-9712, ext. 2619 or email ahardy@morehead.org. HIV/AIDS Meetings Held Monthly. For info: 800-924-3193 Teresa Hart TOTAL JOINT EDUCATION CLASS 7:00 pm.-8:00 pm, the 2nd Thursday of each month, in the Physical Therapy Area on the hospital’s 1st floor. Professionals provide information and demonstrations to patients who are considering, total knee or total hip replacements. For more info , call 951-4357. WEEKLY WELLNESS HOUR Every Wednesday evening at 7pm FREE to Public! Door Prizes! Learn about health and prosperity. 594 Pierce St, Eden, NC (next to library) 627-4325 ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS Wed. - 8pm - Morehead Hosp. Dining Rm - Tue & Fri - 8-9pm Rock of Eden Spray Methodist

SPECIAL POPULATION DANCE The Arc Of Rockingham County sponsors a special population dance monthly (the 2nd Thurs. of month RCC, Whitcomb Student Center. 6:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Refreshments. 336-627-7565 PARKINSON’S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP 2 p.m., Third Tuesday Morehead Memorial Hospital Main Conference Room. A support group providing info and encouragement for individuals and families affected by Parkinson’s Disease. Refreshments provided. 627-6199. GRIEFSHARE & DIVORCE CARE Support groups for people who are grieving the death of someone close to them or needing help healing from pain of separation or divorce. Every Mon. from 6:30- 8:00pm, Growing Oaks Community Church, 2270 Harrington Hwy., Eden. Call 623-1114, 558-5947 or visit www.growingoaks.org AL-ANON - Fri’s 8pm - Joint meeting with Alcoholics Anonymous - Rock of Eden Spray Methodist Wed’s - Morehead Hosp. Dining Room Circle of Love - 8 - 9pm NA (NARCOTICS ANON.) Meets 5 days a week in Reidsville at the REMMSCO Annex, 108 N. Main St. Includes a noon meeting on Monday and 8 PM meetings Tues., Thurs., Fri., Sat. 1 hour meetings, open to all. LOOK GOOD… FEEL BETTER – Annie Penn Hosp. Female cancer patients are invited to a FREE beauty makeover taught by volunteer cosmetologist, Beth Hodges. Each female cancer patient receives a FREE makeup kit worth $200. Classes are offered the first Wednesday of each month. To register, call 951-4584. LOOK GOOD - FEEL BETTER 10 a.m. - Every Third Monday Smith-McMichael Cancer Center This program helps patients learn to disguise physical side effects they sometimes experience while undergoing chemotherapy or radiation treatment. Open to any patient in Rockingham County regardless of where they receive treatment. Reg. required. 336-623-9713. GROUP DIABETES CLASSES – Annie Penn Hospital FREE Diabetes Group Classes twice a week to County residents. Walk-ins welcome. Classes held in Dining Room C in the Annie Penn Cafeteria on Ground Floor. The classes will be held each Mon. & Wed. Contact Jennifer Dietz, at 951-4673. FOSTER CARE & ADOPTION SUPPORT Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month 6:30pm- 8:00pm, DSS Conf. Room. Jo Wilson 342-1394

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Eden Drug hosts DIABETIC EDUCATION WORKSHOP FOR EVERYDAY LIVING Eden Chamber of Commerce Board Room, Every 3rd Thursday of every month, 3 pm. There are no reservations necessary and it is FREE to the public! RED CROSS BLOODMOBILES Appointments are strongly recommended for donors to get in and out faster. Call for the nearest bloodmobile near you! 349-3434

CLUBS & GROUPS EDEN’S WOMEN’S CLUB 3rd Thurs. of mo. - 7pm. 623-7290 WENTWORTH RURITAN CLUB Ruritan Club meets 2nd Tuesday each month at 6:30 at the Wentworth United Methodist Church at 6:30pm. Monnette Rich 336-951-2526 or Mary Jo Boswell 336-342-4346 SPECIAL YOUNG ADULTS 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m., 1st and 3rd Tuesday in the Morehead Memorial Hospital Downstairs Classroom A night for adults ages 18-45 with mild or moderate developmental disabilities to meet new friends, play games (Bingo, Uno, Dominoes), make crafts, enjoy snacks and participate in other social activities. For more call Brenda Moore at 623-1077 or 613-5174 after 6 p.m. STONEVILLE RURITAN CLUB Meets at the VFW Hut, N. Glenn St. 3rd Tuesday or the month - 7pm Call Dot Ellington 573-2093 or Ricky Craddock 336-453-7005 MINORITY BUSINESS ASSOCIATION - EDEN Meets 1st Monday of each month at 6:00pm - Eden Chamber of Commerce building, Van Buren Road. Call Butch-627-7600 CHRISTIAN WOMEN OF EDEN Entertainment and Brunch Wray Centre, 452 Bridge St., Eden $10 at the Door. Contact 939-2230 or 3421524 for Dates and Times MOPS - Eden MOPS - Contact Virginia at 6233400 for more info - Reidsville MOPS - Contact Kelly at 348-1634 for more info - Rockingham MOPS - Contact Heidi at 427-2712 for more info FRIENDSHIP MINISTRY Osborne Baptist Church Children’s Worship Area. A ministry for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Arts and crafts, 1-on-1 bible study with a buddy, snack time, and social time. 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month 6-7:30pm. Registration Required call Kevin Bedard. 336-623-6064 kbedard@osbornebaptist.com

TEEN PARENT SUPPORT GROUP Held the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm at Leaksville UMC. For more information, individuals can contact Ashley May at 623-6002. AMERICAN LEGION POST 254 Normally Meets 3rd Thursday of month. 6:30pm. All Vets Welcome 147 N. Fieldcrest Rd, Eden CIVIL AIR PATROL The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is seeking volunteer members to help perform emergency services (including search & rescue and disaster relief operations); aerospace education; and cadet programs for teens. Meetings every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Shiloh Airport, Stoneville. Call Charlie Spratt at 336-537-3115 or 336-520-7886. “JOSHUA’S TROOPS” (Madison) Meet every 2nd Thursday of month 8:30am at the Dan Valley Com. Bldg You Do Not have to be a vet to attend. ROCKINGHAM COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO CLUB Monthly Meetings held 7pm on the 3rd Tuesday of month. Red Cross Bldg 3692 NC Hwy 14, Reidsville. 573-3317 or 548-2027 THE DAV Now meets 3rd Monday of each month at 7pm JOB SEEKER CLASSES Goodwill Industries of Central NC Community Resource Center of Reidsville. Call 336-637-1010 to register Employability Skills, GED Classes AMERICAN LEGION POST 79 - Reidsville, Meets the 1st Monday each month at 7pm at the post located behind Auto Zone in Reidsville. For more info: 336-295-2996. MARINE CORPS LEAGUE Meet 2nd Thurs. each month at 6:30pm 8pm, at the Kings Hwy. Christain Church, Eden. Seeking new members, call Harry McKinney at 627-8881 AMVETS- Newly formed local group. All Veterans and service men and women welcome. Willard (Woody) Waters at 635-1786 or woodyeee@embarqmail.com MAYODAN MERCH. ASSOC. Pro-active group comprised of business and property owners interested in working to improve the Downtown area. Regular meetings will be held monthly on the 3rd Monday at 6:00 pm, at Mayodan Town Hall. WILL OF THE PEOPLE July 28, Aug 25, Sept 22, Oct 20 Nov 17 each at 7:30pm Whitcomb Center, RCC Members and Guests are encouraged to attend. Call Thomas Harrington, if there are any questions, 623-8437.

FREE MEALS MEALS WITH FRIENDS! Monday – Thursday at lunch time. Anyone 60 years of age and over Why: activities, good food & fun • HUNTSVILLE NUTRITION 1151 Sardis Church Rd., Madison 427-5206 Site Manager-Joann Williams-Tucker • LEAKSVILLE NUTRITION Bridge St. Rec. 400 Bridge St. Eden Site Managers- Mildred Cochran Kay Ramsey 623-5343 • MAD. - MAYO. NUTRITION Mad. – May. Rec. 300 S Second Ave., May. - 445-9840 Rita Hunt • REIDSVILLE SENIOR CENTER Reidsville Rec./ RHS Apartment 201 N Washington St., Reidsville Site Managers- Sara Dominick & Diane Clark 349-9757 SALVATION ARMY Hungry? Come by and have a meal on us! Mon. thru Fri. 12:00-12:30 at 314 Morgan Rd, Eden Sun. 9:30 worship, 11am Sunday School.

ENTERTAINMENT EDEN CRUISE: August 13 4pm - 8pm Every Second Saturday through October 4pm - Until Sonic Drive-In, 104 E. Harris Place and Van Buren Road The Eden Cruise will be held at Sonic Drive-In, 104 E. Harris Place and Van Buren Road All cars, trucks and motorcycles, no year restrictions 50/50, door prizes DJ (Ronnie Overby) from 4 to 7:45 p.m., live band at 8 p.m. Sponsored by Tri-City Automotive proceeds benefit local charities. REIDSVILLE DOWNTOWN CRUISE-IN Second Friday of Each Month Thru September Streets close at 5:30 PM and the fun & Music begins at 6:00PM. Come join the fun! The EZ Street Cruiser’s Car Club, The Reidsville Downtown Corporation and the City of Reidsville host the event. The back drop of twinkle lights On the trees, American flags in the general beauty of Downtown Reidsville. Merchants, and restaurants will be open for your shopping and dinning pleasure! Door prizes at Mural Park in the center of downtown. Please bring canned food items for the local food bank, goal is 1 ton of food...only 375 cans per Cruise In. Music at Mural Park. For more info please RDC (336)347-2307.

Church Events

A New feature of Eden’s Own / Rockingham County Star Church Events is for Special Occasions that Churches in the county offer the public such as Revivals, Music, Guest Speakers, Programs, Vacation Bible Schools and more. For 10 Lines or less the fee is $10 The listing will be in the public’s hands for a full month, so be sure to tell the public what your place of worship has to offer them. Call 336-627-9234 and ask for Elizabeth or Lisa.

GRIEFSHARE & DIVORCE CARE (Grief Recovery Support Group) meet every Monday 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm GROWING OAKS COMMUNITY CHURCH 2270 Harrington Hwy, Eden, NC Call 336-623-1114 for more information www.growingoaks.org • Back to School Supplies and "WATER OF LIFE" OUTREACH DATE & TIME: Sat. , Aug. 6, 2011 from 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. SHAW CHRISTIAN CHURCH YOUTH LEARNING CENTER (Across the street from the sanctuary) 208 THE BOULEVARD, EDEN, N.C. 27288 336-635-2277 ****Giving away school supplies, propel water, (peach & kiwi strawberry), as well as other miscellaneous items. All free to the public on a first come, first serve basis.


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E vents MADISON’S 1ST FRIDAY CRUISEFEST 2011 4:30pm-8:30pm Downtwon Madison Classic and antique cars and trucks and street rods, music, contests and more. Restaurants and downtown business open extended hours. Janet Silver 280-5118 or call Western Rockingham Chamber of Commerce 548-6248. MUSIC & DANCE Cascade Community Center 3561 Huntington Trail, Cascade Every Friday Night 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Cascade Express & Friends. Concessions Available MOVIE AT MARKET SQUARE 1st Thursday In August, Sept. Reidsville - Free to community! Starts at dusk - usually 8:30pm Bring your lawn chair! MUSIC AT THE BARN Tuesdays 7pm the doors open at 151 Gant Road, Eden. - Bluegrass music & Jam sessions. Free to public. 2nd & 4th Saturday, 6pm covered dish - 7pm - Heart Strings. Donations needed NEW BEGINNINGS 2 Washington Street, Eden We need Jewelry (even if broken), Purses, Children’s Clothing, and any fall items. Please drop by the store during business hours. AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE Annie Penn Hospital Wednesday, August 10, from 11:30 am – 5:00 pm. To register, please call Terri Ratliff 951-4512, or Charles Mullis at 951-4839 SENIOR DANCE Last Monday of every month CB Hut on Boone Rd., Eden $5 entry fee, come refreshments available. Door prizes and 50/50. Sponosred by City of Eden Recreation, Everyone welcome. City Limits Band starts at 7pm. Free line dance lessons at 6. Join us!

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS NEW BEGINNINGS NEEDS... Children’s clothing need. Infant Toddlers plus women’s Plus Sizes. This shop’s proceeds supports the Rockingham County Women’s Shelter. Please donate your unneeded items. 653 Washington St., Eden Phone: 336-627-5003 ROCK. CO. HABITAT "YARD SALE" RESTORE 249 The Boulevard/Irving Ave., Eden - Mon.. & Thur- 1 - 3 PM New & Used Household and Remodeling Items, Free Large item /big load pick-up by appointment. Recycling goods to build homes with families! Contact: 627-0160 Messages returned!

THIS MONTH... LIVING WILLS 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 16 Morehead Mem. Hosp. Main Conference Room Learn about new NC legislation related to Advance Directives and prepare your living will and health care power of attorney documents. There is NO CHARGE for this service. REGISTRATION REQUIRED - preferably at least one week in advance. Call Marcia McQueen to register: 336-623-9711, Ext. 2482. The NC Advance Directive Documents are utilized and will be sent to you when you register so you can begin reading.

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ADVANCE DIRECTIVE SESSION – Aug. 3 - 5:30 – 7 p.m. Annie Penn Hospital lobby at the Main Entrance. This informational session will review making end-oflife decisions, and will include assistance with completing Advance Directives, including a Living Will and Health Care Power of Attorney. Registration is required. Please call 951-4674 to register. The session is free and open to the public.

RIVER RATS / POLE CATS REUNION August 26 at 11am - Whistle Jacket. Come join in on the fun!

AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOODMOBILE Morehead Memorial Hospital 6:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Thursday, August 11 Downstairs Classroom

SMOKING CESSATION CLASSES August 2,4,9,11- Annie Penn Hospital will hold the next series of free smoking cessation classes on August 2, 4, 9, and 11th from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Sessions will be held at Annie Penn Hospital in the Cardiac Rehabilitation classroom on second floor. Participants should attend all four sessions. To register, please call 951-4509.

CONCERT IN THE PARK AT FREEDOM PARK Saturday, August 27th from 6:308:30 at Freedom Park Kiwanis Amphitheatre and will feature music by Troubleson Highway. FREE to the public and sponsored by the City of Eden Recreation Department. Come out and enjoy the music in the park. Bring a lawn chair! WILL OF THE PEOPLE The August meeting date is August 25th, 7:30 PM, Whitcomb Center, RCC. All Members and Guests are encouraged to attend. CITY OF REIDSVILLE MARKET SQUARE IN AUGUST August 4 - Movie @ Market Square Aug. 12 - . Cruise In Downtown Aug. 20 - Bluegrass Concert @ Market Square Aug. 28 - Evening In The Park @ Market Square Theatre Guild of Rock. County GOLDEN GUILD AWARDS Saturday, August 27, 2011 Theatre Guild of Rockingham Co. Murder Mystery Dinner & Silent Auction Contact Jennifer Gee @ 336-905-1138 STEPPIN’ OUT SHAG CLUB has planned for Saturday August 6th at the Lynrock Golf Course Pool area from 6PM until 10 PM. A lot of Eden folks grew up and learned to dance during the 60’s at the old Lynrock Pool area and we wanted to bring back those times in music and dance of that time along with the current shag dance we presently do. $5.00 per person. There will be hot dog, chips, and a small drink for sale for $1 to coincide with those times. Open to the public. Dan River Basin Association's FIRST SATURDAY OUTING 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 6 12.3-mile paddle on Staunton River from Long Island to Brookneal, VA. Meet at Food Lion parking lot, 425 Lusardi Street, Brookneal, VA just north of the Staunton River bridge Dress in swimsuit and river shoes for clambering onto rocks, wear sunscreen and hat, and bring boat, paddles, life jackets, lunch and water. Free and open to the public. Contact: Terry Painter, 336-592-6201 or kip96@live.com More information: www.danriver.org DINNER FOR RCC FOUNDATION August 27th, Eden Chamber of Commerce will host a special dinner to raise money for the RCC Foundation. Proceeds will go towards Morehead High School students to attend RCC. Looking for volunteers to plan, sponsors to donate, and attendees to come have fun and raise money for our students to receive a great education. Call Eden Chamber at 336-623-3336 or email us at info@endenchamber.com

THEATRE GUILD OF ROCKINGHAM COUNTY Disney Cinderella Kids Coming in September More information to come Auditions: August 16 & 17 for Ages 4-18

REIDSVILLE DOWNTOWN JAMBOREE 7pm - 9:30pm - August 2nd Terrific Bluegrass and country music $5. Exhibit Center, 223 S. Scales St., Reidsville DAN RIVER BOAT RACE August 6th - Bring your kayak or canoe to the Lindsey Bridge Boat access site in Madison to bvegin a fun, competitive 2.5 mile race down the Dan River. Beginsat 10am. Call (336) 548-9572 for more information. FUN IN THE SUN MUSIC FESTIVAL - Lake Reidsville Fun for the entire family from 11am - August 13th, 6pm at Lake Reidsville, 630 Waterworks Rd., Reidsville. Live Music, ffod cookoff, bounce houses, car show and much more.

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REIDSVILLE LANES IS HOSTING STRIKE OUT BREAST CANCER Saturday, October 29, 2011

Barry L. Joyce KICKING CANCER CHALLENGE Monday, September 26, 2011 Additional Infomation http://www.bljcancerfund.com/kcc_d etails.html http://www.bljcancerfund.com/

ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS AVAILABLE FOR MEDICARE PART D Call SHIIP @ 1-800-443-9354 to process and application or Cindy Baynes/Paula Perguson at 349-1088

SOUTHERN NIGHTS, SWEET TEA, AND SPIRITS WINE FESTIVAL October 1st, 2011 Fundraiser for Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H camp scholarships and Rockingham County Fine Arts Festiva. More details will follow closer to the event. Be sure to mark your calendar for this night of food, fun, music and spirits. CITY OF REIDSVILLE Market Square in September September 1 - Movie @ Market Square September 5 - Labor Day September 9 - Cruise In Downtown September 10 - Arts On The Square @ Market Square September 17 - Friends Of Downtown (TBA) September 24 - New Orleans Brass Band Concert @ Market Square September 25 - Evening At The Park @ Market Square SENIOR EVENTS IN REIDSVILLE Call 342-4261, ext 2163 for more information SENIOR AEROBICS RCC Center for Active Retirement Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays 9:30am - 10:30am Room 110 Ownes Building Free course, various videos used.

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RCC WebAdvisor Opens WebAdvisor payments for fall are due by Aug. 2, 2011 at 4 p.m. WebAdvisor for fall will reopen on Aug. 8 at 8 a.m. If you need assistance with registration, please call the admissions office at 342-4261, ext. 2333.

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MAYODAN HOMECOMING Seeking vendors for Sept. 10 festival Event hours will be from 10 am 10pm in Dowtown Mayodan. The Mayodan Preservation League is now accepting applications for vendors. Fees are $25 per space, $50 if electricity hookup needed. For applications call 336-548-6776. For general festival info call 336-548-2241.

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EDEN RIVERFEST 5pm - 10pm Friday September 16 and 10am0- 10pm Saturday, September 17. Olde Leaksville Shopping District, Washington St., Eden. Great Music Entertainment on Friday from 7pm - 9pm and Saturday 7:30pm - 9pm. There two stages of music, Kids Zone, food vendors, artisans, demonstrations and much more.

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Dan River Basin Association's FIRST SATURDAY OUTING 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 3 10.5-mile float on scenic Mayo River from Anglin Mill to US 220 Business Access Meet at Old Anglin Mill Road (GPS 36.52976, -79.98952). Wear hat and close-toed shoes, be prepared to get wet, and bring boat, paddles, life jackets, lunch and

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E vents ALASKA! Sept. 2 - 9 8 days/7 nights, inside cabin $1,914 include airfare. Call 342-4261, ext 2163 or Mary Ellen Sokoloff 1800-423-0247 MORE TRIPS THROUGH RCC CENTER FOR ACTIVE RETIREMENT Call 342-4261, ext 2163 for more information Sept. 15 - Southern Women’s Show @ Charolotte Sept. 24 - Living & Aging Well Expo & Wentworth Oct. 14 - NC State Fair @ Raleigh Oct. 22 - Blue Ridge Festival @ Ferrum, Va Nov. 3 - Mabrey’s Mill @ Meadows of Dan, Va Nov. 15 - Southern Christmas Show @ Charlotte Dec. 1 - Southern Supreme Fruitcake @ Bear Creek Dec. 6-8 - Myrtle Beach, SC RCC Center for Active Retirement NATIONAL D-DAY MEMORIAL TRIP October 27th. leave at 8am, return by 6pm. Visiting Bedford, Va., the town suffereing the highest per capita D-Day losses in the nation. Memioral honors Allied forces that participated in the invation of Normady on June 6, 1944 (WWII). $34 admission and transportation. Must be paid by Oct. 13th.

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M-M REC. DEPT. FALL PROGRAMS REGISTRATION DANCE PROGRAM: The Madison-Mayodan Rec. Dept. is now holding registration for Dance! This program is for ages 2 ? - Teens. Classes will held Mondays – Thursdays and will begin on September 6th. Class schedules and monthly fees will vary upon the age of the child and which class or classes they participate in. The dance program is taught by experienced instructors, Deana DeHart and Elizabeth Carter. For more information, call the Madison-Mayodan Recreation Department at 548-2789. PIANO PROGRAM: Registration is now being held for Piano Lessons at the MadisonMayodan Recreation Dept. Lessons are every Thursday for youths and adults and will begin on September 8th. Each session is a 20 minute oneon-one lesson with our instructor, Dr. James Deere, who has an extensive background in piano. The cost for lessons is $40.00 per month, as well as a small fee for books which is determined by the instructor. Spots are limited, so call today for availability. Contact the MadisonMayodan Recreation Dept. at 5482789. SENIOR TAP DANCE

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PROGRAM Registration is now open for Senior Tap Dance Lessons at the Madison-Mayodan Recreation Dept. taught by experienced dance instructor, Deana DeHart. The program is scheduled to begin on September 8th. Classes will be held on Thursdays from 1:30pm – 2:30pm. The cost is $25.00 per month for ages 55 and older. For more information, call the Madison-Mayodan Recreation Dept. at 548-2789. ZUMBA FITNESS : Come and try out the exercise craze everyone is talking about – ZUMBA! Zumba combines Latin and international music in dance routines featuring aerobic and fitness interval training done to a combination of fast and slow rhythms. The MadisonMayodan Recreation Department would like to invite new participants to join this fun program! Classes are held at a variety of times and only cost $3.00 per class! Zumba is taught by certified instructors, Britta Younts, Amy Poe and Benita Lindstrom. Come and join the party and have fun while getting fit! For class schedules and further information, contact the Madison-Mayodan Recreation Dept. at 548-2789. YOGA CLASSES: The Madison-Mayodan Recreation Dept. would like to invite participants to join Yoga classes now being offered to the community. The present schedule for these classes is as follows: • Mondays 8:30am – 9:30am • Wednesdays 6:30pm – 7:30pm • Thursdays 8:30am – 9:30am • Saturdays 9:00am – 10:00am The cost is $3.00 per class. The program is taught by experienced instructor, Tabitha Southard. For more information, call the MadisonMayodan Recreation Dept. at 5482789.

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Special Victims Grant The Governor’s Crime Commission reports completing another successful grant awards process. The Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office has been approved to receive a grant award for ROCKINGHAM COUNTY SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT. Funding for the project has been authorized in the amount of $91,433.00. For the next two years, this will fund an investigator of crimes targeting domestic violence with child/elderly victims, including crimes of sexual assault. This is an in-kind match of funds, meaning, we will utilize existing equipment and office space. Sheriff Sam Page…“This grant will assist our commitment to safer communities for families across Rockingham County, with emphasis on our victims of domestic violence against our children and elderly.”

Drowning at Belews Lake John Wendall Johnston, 46, of 1838 Angell Road in Madison picked up a friend named Rhonda Shaffer around 10:30 pm on July 16th. They intended to go sailing at Belews Lake. They parked their car at the Pine Hall Lake access area and were picked up by a friend with a sail boat. They had sailed to the middle of the lake and met up with two friends on another boat. The group docked on shore of an island and decided to go swimming a few feet from the shore. Shaffer got out of the water to retrieve a towel, leaving John in the water a few feet from shore. He was playing with a dog that had been on one of the boats. Shortly afterwards, she turned her attention to the lake, but was not able to find John. After being unable to locate John, emergency personnel were called. A search was made by the Rockingham and Stokes County Sheriff’s Offices, Huntsville Fire Department, Eden, Reidsville, and Madison Rescue Squads attempted to locate him. About 6 am, John’s body was recovered. His family has been notified on the apparent drowning. John Johnston was owner of Stokey’s Pizza.

Man Convicted Of Escape Paul Maurice Williamson, 40, pled guilty to felony escape in Rockingham County Superior Court on July 5, 2011. Williamson was sentenced as a Habitual Felon to 90-117 months in prison by Judge Stuart Albright. On April 25, 2009, Williamson was being held in custody in the old rockingham County Jail on the charge of felony probation violation when he removed a ceiling tile from his jail cell, climbed into the ceiling and over a cinder block wall to get into the facility's laundry room. While in the laundry room, Williamson obtained a t-shirt and placed it over his jail issued jumpsuit. Williamson then escaped the jail when he joined a group that had entered the jail for regular visitation with inmates. Williamson rode the elevator down from the jail floor with the group and exited the facility. Williamson was later apprehended on April 28, 2009 in Guildford County. Williamson also pled guilty to seven counts of Felony Breaking and Entering and seven counts of Felony Larceny. Williamson had two prior convictions for escape.

Assistant County Manager / Finance Director To Retire Assistant County Manager/Finance Director Mike Apple announced July 13, 2011 that, effective October 1. he will retire from his position with Rockingham County. Apple, 58 has served Rockingham County for 27 years.He was hired as the County's first Assistant Finance Officer in March, 1984, took over as Finance Officer in 1990 and was promoted to Assistant County Manager in 2003. "Quite honestly, when I first took the job in 1984 I never thought I would stay here long enough to retire. But as time passed, the challenge of helping the county move forward became very rewarding and so 27 years later i'm still here," Apple stated. "though it has been challenging at times to provide the resources needed by departments in order to provide services, I have thoroughly enjoyed working with the dedicated department heads and employees, as well as various Boards of Commissioners and County Managers over the years," he continued. Apple also stated "Although there has been some speculation as to why i'm retiring now, it's simply that I have 30 years in the retirement system and I look forward to taking a little time off and then pursuing other opportunities. My only regret is that Tom Robinson, the County Manager, and I are retiring a month apart. We have long

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New Goodwill Store opens in Stoneville The new Stoneville Goodwill store located at 129 N. Henry St., downtown Stoneville will offer 5000 square feet of clothing, electronics and housewares. In addition, donors can drop-off gently used items at the donation center. Store hours are Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m.– 7 p.m. and Sunday, 1-6 p.m. About Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc.: Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc. promotes the value of work by providing career development services and work opportunities for people with employment needs. Last year Goodwill served almost 10,000 people in the community and helped place over 1,600 into competitive employment. Almost 87 cents of every dollar earned at our 18 retail stores goes into job training for residents in Alamance, Caswell, Guilford, Randolph and Rockingham counties. For more information about Goodwill, visit www.TriadGoodwill.org.

Arts Council Accepting Submissions The Rockingham County Arts Council is now accepting applications from artists and businesses to participate in the 2011 Artists Open Studio Tour. The registration deadline is September 1, 2011. However, artists are encouraged to submit their bio and images by August 5th to ensure inclusion in promotional materials. The 2011 Artists Open Studio Tour will take place November 11th-12th. Artists will showcase their art to visitors in their own studios/homes or at participating area businesses. There will be an exhibit of participating artists’ work at the Dan River Art Market & Gallery November 10th-14th, with a closing reception held on

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Raleigh, July 20. . Frank is a leader of the Happy Home 4-H Club, one of the three oldest in the state. He attended the 7th NC 4-H Electric Congress in Charlotte as a 4-H'er. He has been a chaperon to the congress for 39 years. He has assisted 4-H'ers and leaders on the local and state levels and has obtained the gold in the Volunteer Leader ACE's adult education level. 4-H'ers have completed electrical projects including various soldering kits, hydro cell cars, presenting presentations, studying electric and new technology, conserving energy and completing community service projects. He and his wife, Leola, have made an endowment for NC 4-H Electric Awards. In addition to Frank and Leola Meador, Rockingham County was also represented by Lorrie Norwood, Katie Drews, Emily Holmes, J.C. Mallard, Gordon Drews, Nancy Norwood. Rockingham County was a Duke Energy territorial winner

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Debt Ceiling Proposal Could Cost Morehead Memorial Hospital over $1 million

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EDEN—Morehead Memorial Hospital could lose more than $1 million in cash if the Obama Administration and Congress cut Medicare and Medicaid funding in a deal to raise the debt ceiling. The President and Congress are considering massive cuts in hospital payments for service to Medicare and Medicaid patients. These cut would cost North Carolina hospitals $671 million. Medicare and Medicaid are government insurance programs that cover about two-thirds of patients in North Carolina hospitals. Medicare and Medicaid payments account for about 65.5% of Morehead Memorial Hospital’s revenue. Hospital President and CEO W. Carl Martin said the estimated impact of the proposed cuts to Morehead is $1.1 million. He is urging citizens to contact their Congressional representatives and tell their leaders not to cut Medicare and Medicaid. “The downturn in the economy has forced Morehead Memorial Hospital to reduce

costs over the past two years by already pay hospitals less than improving efficiency, consolidat- the actual cost of care. ing management functions and “Where hospitals can shift reducing management staff Medicare and Medicaid cuts to where possible, and renegotiating the private sector, health insurcontracts with suppliance premiums will ers and service partrise,” Mr. Martin said. ners,” Mr. Martin said. “Higher premiums will “The next cuts may price more businesses affect services. Some out of offering coverage services may disapfor their employees or pear, not just for force employees to pay Medicare and more.” Medicaid patients, but In an unusual also for everyone. Jobs step, the North Carolina may be lost and the Hospital Association Martin local economy will (NCHA) is planning to suffer.” purchase newspaper Morehead Memorial advertisements across the state Hospital is the largest employer seeking public help in protecting in the City of Eden and the fourth their access to healthcare. The largest employer in Rockingham ads will run in 18 county newspaCounty. The hospital has 1,000 pers in nine non-urban full- and part-time employees Congressional districts. with an annual payroll of $40.5 “We seldom, if ever, do million. ads,” said NCHA President Bill Medicare, the federal insur- Pully. “But this threat has the ance program for the elderly, and potential to undermine the steps Medicaid, the state-run, joint fed- we’ve taken to remodel the eral-state program for the poor, healthcare system into one that blind, elderly and disabled, provides higher quality at lower costs. Cuts like these would shape health care for the next decade in a way that will hurt our patients and our hospitals.” Specializing In In-Home Companion Care Pam Phoenix - Owner, NC State Licensed

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Investing In Rockingham County’s Quality of Life Continued from Page 9 Saturday November 12th. Make your plans now to be part of this tour! All registration fees will be put toward promotion, including ads, maps, flags, signs and more for the Studio Tour. Detailed information is available on the RCAC website at www.artsinrockingham.org or contact Executive Director Kathryn Gauldin at director@artsinrockingham.org or 336349-4039. No late registrations will be accepted. The Rockingham County Arts Council (RCAC) is the focal point/umbrella organization for the arts, and information about the arts, in Rockingham County. Founded in August of 1969 as a nonprofit organization, we provide grassroots grants to local artists, arts organizations, and schools and encourage community participation in and support of the arts.

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BLET graduates ready for law enforcement careers WENTWORTH – The 36th Rockingham Community College basic law enforcement training (BLET) class graduated July 25 in a ceremony presided over by RCC BLET Director Michael Murphy. The 15 graduates are Caleb Bates, Seth Brannock, Todd ClodfelterJustin Frazier, Devin Long, Crashanda Sandoval, Michael Sands, Randy Shelton, Robert Terry, Michael Tillotson, Cody Westmoreland, James White, Jacob Wilson, Robert Wilson, Edward Whitman. Special awards were given to Robert Wilson (98.4 GPA) and Randy Shelton (98.3 GPA) for the highest grade point average; Caleb Bates, physical fitness; Crashanda Sandoval, most determined; and Robert Terry, class leader, most outstanding, and highest firearm average (99.9 percent). Guest speaker was RCC President, Dr. Michael Helmick.

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The Reidsville Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce and welcome Diane Sawyer, as its new President and CEO. Ms. Sawyer has over seven years experience in non-profit management. She comes to us from a health and wellness organization in Martinsville, Va. She also hosted a weekly local community television show for the past four years. "I look forward to working with local government and helping facilitate the Sawyer needs of our members, local industry and other small businesses". She is a Rockingham County native who resides in Reidsville with her husband and daughter. Her contact information at the Chamber is president@reidsvillechamber.org or 336-342-8481. "We are very excited to have Diane and look forward to the vision of the Chamber's program of work to be enhanced in the coming months and years" says Marc Bumgarner, Chairman of the board. For more information contact the Chamber at info@reidsvillechamber.org or 336-342-8481. State employees fund local scholarships

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Eden Drug and Local Companies Fill School Backpacks Once again this year, Eden Drug is offering free backpacks for children attending the four Eden area elementary schools— Leaksville-Spray, Douglass, Draper and Central. Starting August 8th, children from these schools can pick up a free backpack and basic school supplies from Eden Drug at its 103 W. Stadium Drive location. The backpacks will be available while supplies last. A tent will be set up outside the pharmacy for those wishing to pick up their backpacks on Monday, August 8th, from 10:00am-6:00pm and afterwards inside the pharmacy. Eden Drug is open Monday-Friday 9:00am-9:00pm and 1:00pm6:00pm on Sunday. While the program is geared for K-5 students, no one will be turned away. This year, the backpacks will be multiple colors to accommodate families with more than one student. Each will have a zipper pull with a place for students to place their identification. The Eden Chamber of Commerce will be collecting school supplies to fill the backpacks through-August 12th at their 678 S. Van Buren Road location. You can drop off supplies from 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday-Friday. Items that are needed include: glue sticks,

wide-ruled composition books and filler paper, safety scissors, pencils, rulers, copy paper, hand sanitizer and Kleenex. You can visit area stores to see what other supplies are required by certain teachers. Employees of MillerCoors are purchasing and donating school supplies and Wal-Mart is donating $200 to this effort. Eden Drug Owner Pete Crouch is pleased at how successful the program was last year and is happy to repeat it again in 2011. “This is a way that Eden Drug can help our community by partnering with other businesses and offering those who need a helping hand a way to provide for their students. It was remarkable to see the sincere appreciation p e o p l e expressed last year.” “We invite businesses, civic groups and individuals to help fill the backpacks for our elementary school students. Together we can make a difference by providing the essential items our students need to be successful in school,” stated Wood. For more information on the backpacks or how to donate supplies or funds to purchase supplies, contact Pete Crouch at 336627-4854 or Jean Ann Wood at 336-623-3336.

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sultation on any employee with a disability. • Retain valuable workers. We can help you keep workers who acquire a disability while employed. • Qualify for one or more tax credits when you hire a VR referred applicant. One major benefit of using NCD VR is being provided with screened and qualified employees, customized consultation, and follow-up after the hire, which means you can be one of the thousands of employers who enjoy a tax savings when you employ someone referred by VR Employer Services. There are four kinds of tax incentives available. 1) Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) a. Hiring someone referred by VR you can receive a tax credit of up to 40 percent of the first $6,000 of the employee’s firstyear wages if the employee works at least 400 hours. 2) Disabled Access Tax Credit a. If you meet certain criteria, you may be able to offset costs of disabled access upgrades with a tax credit of upt to 50% of eligible expenses. 3) Welfare to Work Tax Credit a. If the new employee has received welfare benefits (TANF or AFDC) for a least 18 consecutive months prior to hire, you are eligible for this tax credit. As much as $8,500 for each new qualifying employee. You could receive up to 35% of the first $10,000 of the employee’s first year wages and up to 50% of the first $10,00 in the second year. 4) Architectural/Transportation Barrier Removal Deduction a. You can tax-deduct up to $15,000 for making a facility more usable by people with disabilities. If you are in need of an quality employee, contact your local VR and give yourself a break. Located at 116 NC 65, Reidsville (near entrance to new courthouse in Wentworth) NC Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services dvr.dhhs.state.nc.us Debbie Ellis, Business Relations Representative 336-634-5611

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Gloria Hopkins and Richard Kutz receive scholarships

SECU Names People Helping People Scholarship Recipients WENTWORTH – The North Carolina State Employees Credit Union has chosen Rockingham Community College students Richard Kutz of Reidsville and Gloria Hopkins of Madison as recipients of 2011 SECU Foundation “People Helping People” scholarships. Service to community is a hallmark of the scholarship program. Hopkins and Kutz will each receive $5,000 for the 2011-12 academic school year. A former construction worker, Kutz enrolled in RCC’s horticulture program in 2010. His instructor, Brad Overby, hails him as a model student.“Richard has volunteered his own time to improve campus appearance,” said Overby. “He also goes the extra mile to help other students in the program who are struggling.” Rockingham County benefits from Kutz’ construction background as well. He has served as crew leader for World Changers and helps area churches, including his own, with building projects and needs. Hopkins believes in community service as well. The RCC accounting student has volunteered with Caregivers of Rockingham County, Carolina Cross Connection and the Salvation Army. She is also a youth leader at her church. Both students feel honored as NCSECU scholarship recipients. Kutz says the scholarship means everything to him. Hopkins says it will allow her to get a degree in a stable occupational field while continuing to help the church youth reach their future goals. Each year one student in every high school receives a $10,000 NCSECU scholarship and two students at RCC receive a $5,000 scholarship totaling $50,000 in NCSECU scholarships. These scholarships are funded by members of all three county state employee credit unions.

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Eden Lion’s Club Benefits From Car Show .Tri-City Fords 5th Annual Car Truck and Motorcycle show and Friday Night Cruise-in to benefit The Eden Lions Club was a great success with over 125+ Cars trucks & Cycles in Attendance and twice as many spectators. The Cruise in was held Friday night May 20th with Live entertainment by The Backwoods Band and the cars started pouring in by 5pm. With Great Music and a parking lot full of Vintage Cars and Motorcycles and lots of people enjoying a great night right here in Eden ! Saturday Morning May 21st Kicked off Tri-City Fords Car show. Vendors selling tools, Motorcycle apparel, hats, and Car parts started rolling in by 6am along with the Eden Lions Club who set up a booth to educate and prospect for new members and also sell raffle tickets and jelly and jam. Everyone was

in place for the the Cars to register by 9am. Even the winners from this years Bicycle Show brought their Vintage Bicycles back down to put on display for people to enjoy ! Thick-n-Thin was the primary entertainment for the day that is a great duo playing a variety of Music and David Fleming also spinning discs and providing the PA for announcements . Jack wright provided food & drinks for the event and started serving a multitude of people around 10am. Again the parking lot was absolutely full by noon with People, Hot Rods, Muscle cars, antique trucks and Cycles. People entered vehicles they Drove from as far away as Ashboro NC and Roanoke Va. to attend our show. A special Thanks goes out to Rob Johnson, Shirley and Dennis Overby, Levi Hale, Alex & Wendy Jeffries,

Chris Jeffries from Tri-City Auto Group presented to the Eden Noon Lions Club a check for $272 at the July, 7 meeting. This represented proceeds from the car show held at Tri-City Ford several weeks ago and was the 2nd check this spring from Tri-City to our club. We greatly appreciate the support exhibited by Chris and Tri-City and will use these funds for the benefit of the visually impaired in the Eden area. The Backwoods Band

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An Invite To Dance The Nght Away Steppen’ Out Shaggin Shag Club of Rockingham county

invites you to attend our annual “Reuniona at the Rock” on August 6, 2011. This evetn is a blast from the past reliving days spent swimming and dancing the summer away at Lynrock Golf & Swim Club, where the jukebox played all of our songs that we danced to on a concrete floor. (Talk about wearing out some loafers). Jammin’George Dunn will be the D.J. for the night, Join us at Lynrock Golf & Swim Club, 636 Valley Drive, Eden, 6 pm - 11pm. Cost is only $5. There will be hotdogs with all the trimmings as well as soft drinks for sale at the old time price of $1. Adult beverates will be sold by Lynrock Gofl & Swim Club.

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Investing In Rockingham County’s Quality of Life There will be antique and old cars on display. Everyone would love to see you and your friends come out, dance, eat and enjoy the music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s right up to the music you love today. This is a wonderful opportunity to reconnect with people from your past and make new friends as well. The Steppin’ Out Shag Club stays involved in the community with activies and also would like to welcome everyone to the Shag meetings every Wednesday at Whistle Jacket, 441 Mebane Bridge Rd., Eden. ( 336-6235664 if interested). Or you can call John Wise, President of the Steppin’ Out Shag Club at 336-9434 or Doris Keaton, Activities Chairman at 336- 342-1936 for additional information.

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Continued from Page 12 is a counselor in training who helped lead the younger groups. Campers participated in the talent show and dance during the week. Everyone had a great time during the week, but they were exhausted! Summer camp is a great opportunity for youth to get out and explore new things and meet new people. For more information about 4-H and Summer Adventures; contact Morgan Maness at 336342-8430 or morgan_maness@ncsu.edu.

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WENTWORTH – Well-known local artist, James “Red” Saunders, will be teaching one-day wood turning workshops from August through November at Rockingham Community College. No experience is required. The four workshops will be taught on the following schedule: Small Wooden Bowls – Aug. 6, Sept. 10 and Nov. 5; Wooden Boxes – Aug. 13, Sept. 24 and Nov. 19; Christmas Ornaments – Aug. 20 and Oct. 8; Wine Stoppers – Aug. 27 and Oct. 22. A Reidsville native, Saunders studied at the John C. Campbell Folk Art School in North Carolina. With many first place and best of show awards to his name, he has had his work featured in several North Carolina art galleries, including a permanent display at the Louise Cameron Art Museum in Wilmington. Each one-day workshops is limited to 10 participants. Workshops will be held from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Industrial Technologies II building in room 105. The cost is $30 for each workshop and prepayment is required. Supplies are extra. For more information or to reserve a seat, call 336-342-4261, Ext. 2177.

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New Opportunity for Women Ages 13-24 at the Health Department Rockingham County ranks among the highest counties in NC in the areas of repeat teen pregnancy, maternal tobacco use, late-entry into prenatal care, unmet need for family planning services and other statistics related to self-sufficiency, parenting skills, health maintenance, health risk behaviors, and pregnancy and birth outcomes. Fortunately, Rockingham County is making a collaborative effort to reduce these statistics! Rockingham County, among four other NC counties, was awarded the Young Moms Connect: Communities Supporting Young Families grant. Approximately $500,000 was awarded over a three year period to improve the previously stated statistical outc o m e s among pregnant and/or parenting women ages 13-24 living i n Rockingham County. There are several agencies in Rockingham County that are dedicated to raising awareness of the Young Moms Connect program and seeing that young women receive the support needed to raise a healthy family. Those agencies include: Rockingham County Partnership for Children, Rockingham County School System, Rockingham County Student Health Center, Help, Inc., Rockingham Pregnancy Care Center and Rockingham County Department of Public Health (RCDPH). RCDPH is excited to take part in making a difference in the lives of young parents and their children. Through the Young Moms Connect Program, RCDPH has the opportunity to fund the following services for women ages 13-24. • Medical Home Establishment: Having a medical home, better known as a family doctor, ensures that you have access to structured health care. Your family doctor should be able to pro-

vide treatment, preventive care, and other services to meet your needs. The health department wants to be a resource for pregnant and/or parenting women ages 13-24 with no health insurance. With the help of Young Moms Connect the health department can offer physical exams, birth control, and lab services for those who may qualify. We encourage eligible young women, both new and returning, to call and make an appointment @ 336-342-8140. • Education Classes: Classes are offered to pregnant and/or parenting women ages 13-24 regardless of whether they have health insurance or not. Women are encouraged to attend all six classes in the series. Women will receive incentives during each class and qualify for additional needed supplies for their children or themselves at the end of the series. To sign up for classes call Beverly Scurry @ 336-342-8258. æ Prenatal Services: If you are between the ages of 13-24 and do not qualify for health insurance and you think you may be pregnant, please make an appointment at the health department by calling 336-342-8140. Prenatal services will be offered at Family Tree OB/GYN or Women’s Health Centre if you qualify. Young Moms Connect is a great opportunity for Rockingham County. This grant has allowed Rockingham County to integrate, expand, and enhance services available for young pregnant and/or parenting teens in our community. Through this comprehensive program, women will learn to become more selfsufficient, increase their knowledge and parenting skills, and gain and maintain healthy behaviors. We encourage all pregnant and /or parenting women ages 13-24 to please take advantage of the valuable services we are

DOWNTOWN KID TOWN Owners Debbie Dowell and Joe Dowell are proud to annouce that there is a new place for kids to go in Reidsville. They recently opened Downtown Kid Town for the youth in the community. They have many game systems including; Nintendo, Xbox, Xbox 360, Playstation, Wii and many more. Interactive games such as Limbo for groups, kid friendly music and dance. Snacks available. Adult supervision is always on hand, sign in and out is required. Hours are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 5 p.m. till 12 midnight. 5 p.m. - 8:30 pm is for ages 5 - 9 and 8:30 p.m. - 12 midnight is for ages 10 - 14. Monday, Wednesday, and Sunday are open for private events and parties, by appointment only. Entry is $8.00. Call 437-5642 for more information.

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Candidates Filed For Office As Of Friday, July 22, 2011 Town Of Madison Mayor (1 seat)Kenneth Hawkins Christopher E. Phillips Alderman (3 seats) Justin Terrell Leon W. Wall Town Of Mayodan Mayor (1 seat) James (Bud) Cardwell Councilman (3 seats) Glenn Chatman Gloria Powers Town Of Stoneville Mayor (1 seat) Rickey Craddock Councilman (5 seats) Merea King Bridges Eugene DeMoss Billy Farris Jerry W. Odell James (Gen) Scales Glynda Shelton - Jerry L. Smith Town Of Wentworth Councilman (3 seats) Evelyn L. Conner Dennis Paschal Dennis Paschal, III

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Give Your Child a Head Start! Kindermusik Classes Simply put, Kindermusik is a music and movement program for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers and their parent or caregiver. In class, you’ll play, listen, sing (encouraged, but optional!), move, dance, and giggle with your child. It’s fun. Lots of fun. But the best part – your child will be learning and developing skills along the way. Each activity is designed to stimulate a child’s brain, strengthen developing neurons, build gross and fine motor skills, enhance social-emotional development, and much more. Kevin Garrison, a trained, licensed Kindermusik educator, guides the class from one activity to the next. With expertise in childhood development, he will help you understand what your child is gaining from Kindermusik. The age-based curriculum combines the latest research with proven methods. If you’re familiar with music education pioneers such as Orff, Kodaly, and Suzuki, you’ll find their influence woven throughout Kindermusik. Along with the classroom experience, each child also gets fantastic take-home materials. These materials help you bring the Kindermusik experience home, not only to continue the learning, but to continue all the fun! The research about music and children’s development is truly stunning. The bottom line: early, positive, and age-appropriate experiences with music—like a Kindermusik program—can have a remarkable and research-proven impact on your child’s: language and literacy skills (vocabulary, comprehension, listening, expression); social and emotional development; mathematics and pattern-recognition skills; ability to plan, guide, and self-regulate their behavior. Classes are currently underway with several options for the new school year. Since a great beginning never ends, consider registering your child for a Kindermusik class. For more information visit www.kindermusik.com or contact Kevin Garrison at kindermusikwithkevingarrison@yahoo.com or 336.344.4566. You can enroll at any time!

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NC Community Foundation offers grants for Women’s Fund The North Carolina Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for projects funded from its statewide Women’s Fund, according to Jennifer Tolle Whiteside, president and CEO. Funds are available for nonprofit organizations that sponsor programming that supports women and/or families, with particular emphasis on women’s health and leadership issues. Programs must serve areas within the NCCF’s 66-county service area. (To find counties served by NCCF, visit nccommunityfoundation.org.) Applications will only be accepted online and are due on or before Friday, Sept. 16, at 5 p.m. Applications and more information about submissions are available at nccommunityfoundation.org; or by writing to The Women’s Fund, North Carolina Community Foundation, 4601 Six Forks Road, Suite 524, Raleigh, NC 27609. This year the fund will award a total of $9,000. Grant amounts typically range from $1,000 to $2,000. Grant recipients will be informed of the grants committee's decisions in early November, 2011. The statewide Women’s Fund awarded grants in 2010 to

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Eden Man Sentenced to Life In Prison WENTWORTH -Luther Qwame Martin pled guilty to First Degree Murder today in Rockingham Superior Court. The 21 year old Eden resident was sentenced to life in prison without parole by Judge William Pittman. On June 19, 2008, officers with the Eden Police Department responded to the Mar-Gre Motel concerning an unresponsive child. Upon arrival, officers found 11-month old Antonio Bridges, Jr. in Martin's arms. The baby was not breathing. Eden officers rushed the baby to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. During the course of their investigation, Eden detectives questioned Martin. Martin confessed to the murder, telling investigators that the child began crying and would not stop. Martin struck the child in the abdomen with his arm. When the child cried louder, Martin then slammed the child to the ground, striking the baby's head on the concrete. An autopsy revealed that the child died from blunt force trauma to the head and torso. "This senseless act of violence ending Antonio's young life will leave a hole in the heart of his family forever." Chief Assistant District Attorney Julia Hejazi said. "Luther Martin will be in prison to the day of his death knowing he took that child's life because he didn't want to hear him cry". Investigations involving the death of a child take an emotional toll on everyone involved, and the officers and detectives with the Eden Police department deserve special thanks and recognition for their work on this case." said Rockingham County District Attorney Phil Berger, Jr.

Whiskers & Wags, Books & Bags Furry Friends Fundraiser WENTWORTH, N.C. – The Animal Protection Society of Rockingham County (APSRC) is seeking gently used purses and bags for a fundraiser for the animals of Rockingham County. Donations may be dropped off until August 20, 2011 at any of the following locations: • The Front Porch, 702 Washington Street, Eden • T & M Hair Gallery, 200 N. Henry Street, Stoneville • Curves for Women, 415 S. 2nd Avenue, Mayodan • Nadine Cobb, Tax & Accounting, LLC, 110 N. 2nd Avenue, Mayodan • Hayes Carpet, 211 S. Scales Street, Reidsville • Swann Paint, 239 S. Scales Street, Reidsville Donated items will be sold at a fall venue, date and time to be announced. For more information call at (336) 791-4606 or visit the APSRC web site at www.apsrc.org. About the Animal Protection Society of Rockingham County: The APSRC is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization run by volunteers that seek to improve the lives of companion animals within Rockingham County by working cooperatively with other welfare groups and shelter employees to ensure daily care, population control efforts and to promote the ability of adoptable animals to be placed in quality permanent homes. For those who qualify for assistance, the APSRC offers help with pet food, inoculations, dog housing, spaying, neutering and more.

Goodwill Now Offering Military Discount Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc. (Triad Goodwill) announces a new discount for all active and retired military personnel, beginning Wednesday, July 20, 2011. The 10 percent discount will be available every Wednesday throughout the year at the 18 retail stores Triad Goodwill operates in Alamance, Caswell, Guilford, Rockingham and Randolph Counties. The discount is available to military personnel and their families with valid military ID and can be used in conjunction with a Triad Goodwill Preferred Customer card. “We’re proud of the service and sacrifice that our active and retired military neighbors provide for the country, “said Celeste MacMurdo, vice president of retail operations, “So with this discount we want to acknowledge and thank them for their service.” In addition to 18 retail stores, Triad Goodwill operates three community resource centers and one career center to provide job training, resume assistance and other valuable resources for those unemployed or underemployed in the community. For almost 50 years, Triad Goodwill has been helping people find and keep jobs, by providing job training opportunities, placement services, and post-employment support. Last year, Triad Goodwill provided job training and assistance to almost 10,000 people in the Piedmont Triad.

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Rockingham County Selected for 2011 Cycle North Carolina Fall Ride This is the county's third time hosting cyclists making the Mountains to Coast trek WENTWORTH, N.C.- The Rockingham County Partnership for Economic and Tourism Development and the Rockingham County Tourism Development Authority (TDA) are pleased to announce that Autumn Creek Vineyards in Mayodan has been selected as an overnight stop on the 2011 Cycle North Carolina "Mountains to Coast" Fall Ride (www.ncsports.org) The date for this year's 13th Annual Cycle NC Fall Ride are October 1st to 8th. Mayodan will be the second stop on the route on October 2nd when more than 1,000 cyclists will arrive at Autumn Creek Vineyards, the official Rockingham County host location for this year. The complete eight-day route includes stops in Elkin, Mayodan, Mebane, Henderson, Rocky Mount, Plymouth, Manteo and Corolla. Participants will spend the night camping at Autumn Creek Vineyards or being shuffled to hotels in Eden and Reidsville. The TDA will provide shuffles, host a welcome tent at Autumn Creek Vineyards, and promote other local attractions such as river trips and tours of Chinqua-Penn Plantation." We are really excited to host Cycle NC again in Rockingham County," said Robin Yount, vice president of Tourism. "This is such a great event to showcase our community and a beautiful venue like Autumn Creek Vineyards. We really want to thank Autumn Creek for working with us to secure the Cycle NC stop in Rockingham County. I know the participants are really going to enjoy visiting and camping at the vineyard." Autumn Creek Vineyards is honored to have been chosen to represent Rockingham County and host the Cycle NC Fall Ride,: said Kelly Dickerson, marketing director for Autumn Creek Vineyards. "We have an exciting day planned for the cyclists and look forward to sharing the vineyard wit so many people that may not be familiar with this area of the state." Rockingham County has hosted Cycle NC twice: in 2001 at the Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center in Reidsville and 2004 at the YMCA in Eden. "This event is such a good fit for us because it lies in perfectly with or marketing brand of outdoor recreation and our goal of attracting sporting events." added Yount. "Plus it provides an economic boost by putting people in our hotels, restaurants and shops." About Cycle North Carolina Cycle NC began in 1999 and its mission is to promote physical fitness and health, provide economic imp has attracted participants from act and publicity to rural communities across the state while showcasing the state's beauty, scenic attractions and cultural diversity. It was started by North Carolina Amateur Sports, the North Carolina Division of Tourism, the North Carolina Department of Transportation and Capitol Broadcasting Company. Since then Cycle NC has attracted participants from all 50 states and 8+ countries, stopped overnight in 95 North Carolina towns, traveled more than 600 North Carolina communities. Cycle NC has been voted "Best Biking in America" by the league of American Bicyclists and selected as one of the best events in the United States. Online registration began May 5, 2011 at www.ncsports.org. For participants who are not able to ride for the entire week, there are two-day and three-day options available. Visit www.ncsports.org for registration rates and more information.

RCC Trustees Meet The Rockingham Community College Board of Trustees met Tuesday, July 12 and after hearing details of a report submitted by the Office of State Budget and Management and a presentation from RCC President Dr. Michael Helmick regarding the sustainability of the proposed McMichael Civic Center, trustees voted unanimously to suspend the project until the economy improves and the college administration requests that the project be revisited. According to the research reported, the center would require a substantial amount of ongoing financial support from outside groups to be sustainable. The RCC Foundation will be contacting donors to the Civic Center project and discussing the transfer of funds to a new project that would renovate the Owens Human Services Building to house a new health care training facility. “RCC doesn’t have a facilities problem, we have a facility usage problem, explained Helmick. Renovations to the Owens Human Services Building would allow the college to consolidate its health sciences programs, construct a simulated hospital, and possibly increase the number of health science programs offered. This project will directly benefit our students.” Providing a simulated hospital setting will produce better trained graduates with a higher skill level, and increased multi-disciplinary interaction between students in the clinical setting will better prepare our students for the work environment.

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Travel Consultants welcomes Turner Travel Consultants, Inc. announces their association with Clark Turner. A life long resident of Reidsville, and graduate of UNC-CH, Clark retired from American Tobacco in 1994. His duties included Transportation Manager, editor of the company magazine, advisor to Human Relations Department, and lobbyist with the NC General Assembly. Upon retirement Clark joined Rockingham Travel of Reidsville, then working with Ashcroft Travel Agency until their closure in Dec., 2010. A member of the Reidsville City Counsel since 1980, serving as Mayor pro tem, two terms as Mayor and Clark remains a member of the current Council. Clark is married to Susan Turner, a CPA with Mike Fargis & Associates. Clark specializes in cruises and package tours and encourages all of his friends and associaes to contact him at his new location. His direct number is(336) 349-7972 or cell (336) 432-7423. Travel Consultants, Inc founded by Joyce, Herbert & Pam Cundiff in 1982 is a full service travel agency, providing corporate,group, incentive and individual travel arrangements, located since 1995 at 214 N Van Buren Road (Highway 14) in Eden, NC. Cruises, domestic and international air travel,vacation packages to Disney or the Caribbean continue to be best sellers. Pam Cundiff remains the CEO. She is assisted by Lucille Johnson, Joyce Puckett, Joyce & Herbert Cundiff, and Chere Early. Their strong dedication to service excellence continues to win accounts worldwide. Further infromation is available on our website www.edentravelconsultants.com by phone at 627-1175 or by email info@edentravelconsultants.com

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Law Enforcement Reports EDEN • On Monday, July 4, 2011, Kimberly Pennell Shields of 123 N. Hamilton Street reported a breaking, entering, and larceny from her residence. According to the reporting officer, perpetrator(s) entered a window and stole a Dewalt cordless drill and assorted tools. • On Tuesday, July 4, 2011, Melinda Faye Wilson of 238 Cedar Street reported property damage. According to the report, a roommate of the reporting party kicked in a side door leading into the residence. That roommate has been identified and the investigation continues. • ! On Wednesday, July 6, 2011, Quality Mart Shell located at 1863 Hwy. 135 reported a larceny. According to the report, 4 white males in a burgundy Honda Civic pumped $24.13 worth of gasoline and drove off without paying. An employee was able to record the license plate number. ��� On Thursday, July 7, 2011, Long’s Kustoms located at 621 Boone Road reported a breaking, entering, and larceny. According to the report, perpetrators entered the business by pulling open a

side window. Once entry was obtained, a set of wrenches and a buffer were stolen. REIDSVILLE Sex Offender uses Facebook (Reidsville, NC) – On July 5th, a victim of a July 4th 2001 sex offense reported receiving a Facebook friend request from convicted sex offender Victor Gaston. She advised Gaston was to have no contact with her. However, on July 4th of 2011 at 12:41 am she received a Facebook friend request from Victor Gaston. Gaston was arrested at his residence at 6608 Highway 29 Business in Reidsville. The warrant charging Gaston of SEX OFFENDER USING SOCIAL WEBSITE reads…did use the social networking site “Facebook” as recently as July 4th, 2011, which is a violation of this statute as defendant was a registered sex offender as of November 26, 2003 as ordered in Rockingham County Superior Court. Victor Gaston (dob 04-141975) has a $10,000 bond and is due in court on August 8, 2011.

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Teen shot with BB gun (Madison, NC) Several were gathered at the Hodge residence at 400 Bakers Crossroads Road on Sunday afternoon, July 10, 2011. Tyler Hodge entered the woods behind the residence with friends and a bb gun. Shortly afterwards, all returned to the residence except he and another 14 year old. About 4:30 his friend came from the woods near 170 Bakers Crossroads to seek help. He managed to stop a car and said Tyler was in the woods and had accidentally been shot with a bb gun and needed help. An immediate search of the area began and 911 was called for assistance. Sheriff’s deputies were eventually assisted by Madison Rescue, Rockingham County Emergency Management, Triad K-9, Jacobs Creek Fire Department, and eventually the North Carolina State Highway Patrol Helicopter. Tyler was located about 6:45 pm, but was determined deceased on the scene by Rockingham County Emergency Medical Services.

Slot Machines Stolen On July 8, 2011 it was reported that Robert Hoag, 68, 320 Apple Road, While in a nursing home recovering from an illness, had his residence forcefully entered. Thieves took two bottles of pain medicine and two slot machines. The slot machines were blue with red and yellow painted decorative trim work including red stars on the front. Each were

dated 1937 by Mills and are Castlefront models with one being a 25 cent play and the other a 5 cent play. They are valued at $2,800 each. Detective Sgt. Grey Smith asks anyone with information about this crime and or where these machines are located, please call 634-3238 or Crime Stoppers at 349-9683.

Horse shot (Eden, NC) - On July 9th at 9:29 am, Larry Russell Favorite, 54, of 600 Riverside Circle reported the death of a horse. He had been boarding a horse for Marshall Graves in a pasture near his residence. Mr. Favorite went out to check on the horses, he found a mare that is about 8 years old laying dead with an apparent gunshot wound to the head. Upon initial assessment, it would appear the horse was shot with a high powered gunshot to the head as it was feeding from the hay. The horse was valued at $1,500. Detective Ben Strader is investigating the case and asks anyone with information about this senseless crime to call 336634-3238 or Crime Stoppers at 349-9683.

Breaking and Entering of Coin Operated Machines The Eden Police Department is seeking assistance in identifying 4 suspects responsible for breaking into multiple coin operated machines located at Morehead Hospital and Eden Wal-Mart. The crimes occurred on 7/18/11 at approximately 8 PM and 8:30 PM respectively. There was also an attempt by the same people at Morehead Hospital on 7/22/11 at 4 PM. The suspects are apparently using some type of master key or other tool and not causing any damage to the machines. They are putting the change from the machines in either a book bag or hat, and targeting areas with multiple vending machines. The suspect group consist of 2 W/M, 1 B/F, 1 B/M, and are/were operating what appeared to be a white Pontiac or Oldsmobile. It is believed the same group of people are responsible for B&E’s to coin operated machines at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville, VA on 7/18/11 and 7/22/11. If you have information please contact The Eden Police Department Detective Bureau at 336-623-9240 or Crime Stoppers at 336 349-9683.

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Continued from Page 19 Trustees unanimously approved proceeding with the renovation planning process. Trustees adopted a resolution to oppose the proposed merger of RCC with another community college as proposed in a report to the NC General Assembly’s Joint Legislative Program Evaluation Oversight Committee. Helmick told trustees that such a proposal concerns him greatly since student’s ability to complete programs of study would be impaired and the identity of the college would be at risk. The community could expect a reduction in new and existing programs of study offered by the college and reduction in the financial contributions to the RCC Foundation. In other business trustees adopted a resolution declining to participate in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program and approved a recommendation that RCC provide, as a benefit to full-time employees, funding for tuition and registration fees for one course per semester. The NC General Assembly recently amended a bill that eliminated the waivers of tuition and registration fees but provided the opportunity for colleges to use its own funding instead.

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Property Owners Invest in Downtown The Draper Village and Olde Leaksville Municipal Service District Boards of Directors have voted to use part of their tax dollars to make downtown improvements. The Draper Village funds will be used for a T-shirt fundraiser and to build an information sign to be located in the park at the corner of Fieldcrest Road and Stadium Drive. The Olde Leaksville funds have been used to purchase six benches that were strategically located on each block on Washington Street. They also plan to research planters, a new merchant sign and a decorative clock. In 2007, property owners from both downtown areas voted in favor of instituting a tax that would generate funds to be used specifically in their areas. The Municipal Service Tax is .10/$100 valuation. Over time, the tax dollars in both areas have accumulated so large projects can be pursued. The Municipal Service Tax provides a consistent amount of annual funding that can be used for downtown improvements. Most North Carolina Main Street Communities have Municipal Service Districts. Reidsville is another of those communities that has had such a tax for many years, but at a significantly higher rate than Eden’s. “The property owners have taken the initiative to make many improvements and this tax allows them the means to do so independently of the City of Eden budget,” stated Mike Dougherty, Director of Economic Development for the City of Eden and the city’s Main Street Manager. In 2006, the city completed streetscape plans in both areas that involved new sidewalks and decorative street lighting.

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Electric Companies Host 4-Hers For the 64th Year This summer 200 4-Hers from all over the state gathered at Western Carolina University to honor 4-H students who have spent the past year learning about electricity, completing electric projects, and teaching others about electricity. The celebration – called the 4-H Electric Congress – has been held every year for the past 64 years. It is sponsored by Duke Energy, Progress Energy, Dominion North Carolina Power, and North Carolina Cooperative Extension. This three-day event is not your typical kind of congress. “It rocks!” according to 4-H student Sam Christensen of Pitt County, “There was so much cool stuff to do and we even went whitewater rafting on the Nantahala River!” Christensen won the first place territorial award for Dominion North Carolina Power at the awards banquet on the first night of the congress. “The Electric Congress recognizes the accomplishments of students like Sam who have dedicated a substantial amount of time to learning about electricity,

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Orange County Delegate Chase Lewis solders a solar-powered camp lantern at the 4-H Electric Congress.

Wayne Huddleston of Duke Energy watches as 4-Hers raft down the Nantahala River. assemble (yes, solder) other types of electric project kits. “Electric Congress is - a great opportunity to train our 4-H Extension personnel and adult volunteers so they can extend the reach of our electricity program in the schools and clubs in their home counties,” explains Ellington. But it’s the students who are the stars of this congress.

“Imagine walking up to a podium positioned in the middle of a university basketball arena and receiving an award for your efforts to learn, and teach others, about electricity,” says 4-H State Officer Sarah Osborne of Alamance County, who presided at the awards banquet, “And imagine that instead of receiving polite applause, you receive a

Corey Jermaine Redd, 30, pled guilty to one count of Murder and one count of Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon July 21, 2011, in Rockingham County Superior Court. The Reidsville resident was sentenced to 23-28 years in prison for the 2008 murder. Sentencing on the robbery charge was continued to a later date based on conditions the court imposed. On December 8, 2008, Redd helped arrange a meeting with the victim, Kelly Hairston, to buy drugs. Redd intended to rob Hairston during exchange. After the drugs were produced, Redd pointed a gun at the victim and shot him. Redd, with assistance, hid the body in a wooded area. The victim’s body was found by hunters two days later. An autopsy revealed that the gunshotwound was the cause of death. raucous applause bouncing off the walls of the arena. That’s what it was like. Those kids were stars that night.” “Remember when President Obama challenged Americans to ‘teach our kids that it's not just the winner of the Super Bowl who deserves to be celebrated, but the winner of the science fair?’” asks Michelle Lewis, 4-H volunteer from Orange County, “Well, the electric companies have been making 4-H students feel like Super Bowl winners for the past 64 years.”

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Rockingham County Schools Preliminary No Child Left Behind Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) Results Rockingham County, NC The NC Department of Public Instruction recently released the preliminary results for Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) under the federal "No Child Left Behind Law" (NCLB) for schools. With the data currently available, 6 out of 25 (24%) traditional Rockingham County schools met the AYP standard. In addition to the six RCS schools that met all of their targets in 2010-11, three schools missed one AYP target and two schools missed two targets. Under NCLB, schools must meet every target with every identified subgroup in order to make AYP. Schools meeting 100% of the AYP goals included Draper Elementary, Dillard Elementary, Leaksville-Spray Elementary, New Vision School, Rockingham County Middle and Rockingham Early College High. Coming within one goal of making AYP were Bethany Elementary, Rockingham County High and Wentworth Elementary. Williamsburg Elementary and Morehead High each came within two goals of making AYP. Results for all Rockingham County schools may be found on the Rockingham County Schools website,www.rock.k12.nc.us/AY P2011. The lower percentage of schools meeting the AYP stan-

Target Goals for AYP GRADES 3-8 (%) GRADE 10 (%) YEAR READING MATHEMATICS READING MATHEMATICS 2009-10 43.2 77.2 38.5 68.4 2010-11 71.6 88.6 69.3 84.2 dard for 2010-11 is largely due to a percentage point increase in the state’s proficiency target for reading and mathematics across all grade levels (see chart, below). While a larger percentage of RCS students were proficient in reading and mathematics in 20092010, the increased proficiency standard resulted in fewer schools achieving proficiency in 2010-2011. Over the next few weeks, Rockingham County Schools’ principals and administrative staff will be examining the AYP data and reviewing plans to ensure that all students achieve academic success. Superintendent Rodney Shotwell states, “While the number of schools achieving AYP this year is lower than last year, we continue to make progress in our proficiency levels. We are pleased with the achievement of our schools and our students, but obviously we have more work to do. Our staff will be poring over the information available to us through these assessments and determining which academic tools have been successful and which strategies may need to be

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changed or implemented to meet our students’ needs. We continue to offer specialized staff development for teachers; carefully assess individual student needs; and look for other best practices that our teachers can use as they work with their students. Teamwork is key; students, parents, teachers, support staff, administrators, and the community play important roles in student success.” 2011 RCS Performance Composite Highlights RCS as a whole made a positive gain: Overall, RCS gained 1 percentage point for a total composite of 72.4% One school posted a composite score of more than 90 percent: Rockingham Early College High School achieved a composite score of 92.8% Six schools posted composite scores of more than 80 percent: Bethany Elementary, LeaksvilleSpray Elementary, New Vision School, Wentworth Elementary, Rockingham County High and Rockingham Early College High Eight Schools had notable gains of 2 percentage points or more: Dillard Elementary Draper Elementary Lawsonville Avenue Elementary Leaksville-Spray Elementary Wentworth Elementary Williamsburg Elementary

Reidsville Middle Rockingham Early College High Since the 2007-2008 School Year (2008 was the first year of the renormed test): RCS has gained 11 percentage points in total performance composite since the 2007-2008 school year. Schools showing substantial gains of 20 percentage points or more since 2008: Leaksville–Spray Elem. – 25.5 Moss Street Elementary – 24.8 McMichael High – 20.8 Schools showing significant gains of 10 percentage points or more since 2008: Douglass Elementary – 10.2 Draper Elementary – 12.2 Lincoln Elementary – 11.2 Monroeton Elementary – 10.8 New Vision School – 10.0 Stoneville Elementary – 11.7 Wenworth Elementary – 16.9 Williamsburg Elementary – 15.4 Reidsville Middle – 15.2 Rock. County Middle – 13.8 Western Rock. Middle – 11.1 Reidsville High – 12.5 Background Testing Information AYP is a federal requirement under the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. AYP differs from the state ABCs testing model. ABCs standardized test results, however, are used in calculating AYP results. AYP is an all-ornothing model. In order to achieve AYP, a school must meet all of its target goals. The number of goals a school has depends on its varied student population. In addition to acade-

mic components, attendance rates and percent of students tested are also taken into account for grades three through eight. No Child Left Behind (NCLB) divides students into ten groups that must achieve proficiency targets in reading/language arts and mathematics. In order for a school to make AYP, every group a) must make the targets in both reading and mathematics and b) have at least a 95% participation rate in the assessments for each area. The ten student groups are: 1) School as a Whole (all students), 2) White 3) Black 4) Hispanic, 5) Native American, 6) Asian 7) Multiracial 8) Economically Disadvantaged Students 9) Limited English Proficient Students 10) Students with Disabilities. All schools in North Carolina also are judged on growth rates (ABC’s) which indicate how much progress students make across two years of academic work in a particular academic subject. Growth rate results will be available August 4, 2011, after the State Board of Education approval. For more information on AYP or individual RCS’ school results, visit the NCDPI website at : www.ncpublicschools.org/nclb/a bcayp/.


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Friends Club – Meet every Tuesday at 10:00 at the center for our meeting. We meet for lunch at a local restaurant the fourth Tuesday of each month. Anyone is welcome to come join the fun and fellowship. Senior Dance at the CB Hut featuring the City Limits Band. Monday, August 29th from 7-9:30 admission will only be $5.00 at the door. Come at 6 for line dance. The dance is held the last Monday of each month. Line Dance just for fun and exercise at 10:15 every Monday. Class is free of charge. *Watercolor painting- Register now. Classes are Wednesdays or Fridays from 9:30-12:30. Classes begin August 24 or 26th. Classes go thru October 26 & 28th. (10 weeks averages $6 per class) Landscape/ One Stroke paint classes- Thursdays from 9-12. Legal Aid will be August 11th at 10:00am call 1-800-951-2257 to make an appointment Genealogy class- Learn to explore your family history. Classes will be held Fridays at 1:30. Classes are taught by Gerri Garrison and are free of charge. Come walk our track anytime 5 laps=1mile on the Senior Center Track. Walking Group meets at the track on Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:00-8:30am. Come Exercise with us on Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:309:00. Sit down or stand up class using resistance bands, balls and hand held weights. Rook or Hand and Foot card games – Anyone interested in playing the card game Hand and Foot or Rook please show up at the Garden of Eden Senior Center before 1:00pm on Wednesdays.

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SECTION B EDEN’S OWN JOURNAL / ROCKINGHAM Teeing Up For the Kicking Cancer Challenge We are teeing it up once again for the annual Barry L. Joyce Kicking Cancer Challenge, September 26, 2011. Join us in raising money and having a good time to support friends and neighbors in Rockingham County who are fighting cancer. This year is an even greater challenge than years past. Many have lost their health insurance due to losing their jobs, making the financial burden of suffering from cancer an even greater one. Join us - host a team, make a corporate donation, sponsor a hole or just make a donation - to help us help friends in Rockingham County who need assistance. Donations Donating to the Barry L. Joyce Local Cancer Support Fund can make a big difference in the lives of Rockingham County residents. Each year, the fund distributes money to individuals who are battling cancer. The donations are meant for everyday expenses to ease the financial burden cancer can create. By donating, you may be helping to pay an electric bill, an overdue rent, even a month’s worth of groceries to a neighbor right here in Rockingham County. It is easy and any amount is gra-

Apply for Assistance It is a humbling experience asking for help. No one likes to admit that for once, you cannot stand on your own two feet and help yourself. Cancer is a debilitating disease that knows no boundaries of income or ability. We understand the need and want to make our application as simple and easy as possible. All applications are treated with confidentiality and compassion.

ciously appreciated. Please fill out the quick form below. The Barry L. Joyce Local Cancer Support Fund is a 501 (c)(3) so all donations are tax deductible. Donations may qualify for a company match as well. Please check with your HR and Benefits professionals within your company. If you would like to make a donation of stock, please contact Mark Casey of Ameriprise Financial at 336.427.6610.

If you are a resident of Rockingham County and have been diagnosed with cancer, please fill out the short form below. You may email the form, mail it in or call and we will come out and visit to pick it up. Whatever is most convenient for you. Our volunteer board of directors reviews each form anonymously, and someone from the fund will get back with you with a response within a few short days. Please provide as much detail as possible when completing the application form. While we typically help patients with utility, grocery, or pharmacy bills, we are happy to consider unique requests for financial assistance. All reasonable requests will be considered.

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So at his Sunday sermon, he asked for three volunteers from the congregation who would be willing to sell the bibles door-todoor for $10 each to raise the desperately needed money for the church. Jack, Paul and Louie all raised their hands to volunteer for the task. The minister knew that Jack and Paul earned their living as salesmen and were likely capable of selling some bibles. But he had serious doubts about Louie who was a local farmer, who had always kept to himself because he was embarrassed by his speech impediment. Poor Louie stuttered badly. But, NOT WANTING TO discourage Louie, the minister decided to let him try anyway. He sent the three of them away with the back seat of their cars stacked with bibles. He

asked them to meet with him and report the results of their doorto-door selling efforts the following Sunday. Anxious to find out how successful they were, the minister immediately asked Jack, "Well, Jack, how did you make out selling our bibles last week?" Proudly handing the reverend an envelope, Jack replied, "Using my sales prowess, I was able to sell 20 bibles, and here's the $200 I collected on behalf of the church." "Fine job, Jack!", the minister said, vigorously shaking his hand. "You are indeed a fine salesman and the Church is indebted to you." Turning to Paul, "And Paul, how many bibles did you sell for the Church last week?" Paul, smiling and sticking out his chest, confidently replied,

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"I am a professional salesman.. I sold 28 bibles on behalf of the church, and here's $280 I collected." The minister responded, "That's absolutely splendid, Paul. You are truly a professional salesman and the church is indebted to you." Apprehensively, the minister turned to Louie and said, "And Louie, did you manage to sell any bibles last week?" Louie silently offered the minister a large envelope. The minister opened it and counted the contents. "What is this?. Louie, there's $3200 in here! Are you suggesting that you sold 320 bibles for the church, door to door, in just one week?" Louie just nodded. That's impossible!" both Jack and Paul said in unison. "We are professional salesmen, yet you claim to have sold 10 times as many bibles as we could." "Yes, this does seem unlikely," the minister! agreed. "I think you'd better explain how you managed to accomplish this, Louie." Louie shrugged. "I-I-I re-rereally do-do-don't kn-kn-know ff-f-for sh-sh-sh-sure," he stammered. Impatiently, Peter interrupted. "For crying out loud, Louie, just tell us what you said to them when they answered the door!" "A-a-a-all I-I-I s-s-said wawa-was," Louis replied, "W-w-ww-would y-y-y-you l-l-l-l-l-like tt-to b-b-b-buy th-th-th- this b-bb-b-bible f-f-for t-t-ten b-b-bbucks ------o-o-o-or-------- wowo-would yo-you j-j-j-just l-like m-m-me t-t-to st-st-stand h-hhere and r-r-r-r-r-read it t-to y-yyou??"


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RCARC invites you to “Ham it up” There is a special group in Rockingham County that is always eager to welcome newcomers who are excited about helping during emergencies as well as making new lifelong friends and having fun in the process. Rockingham County Amateur Radio Club, Inc. (RCARC) is a dedicated group of radio operators who love to keep in touch over the airwaves and assist during times of distress and disaster when called upon. Members of the RCARC meet often, even if it is from their own homes on the airwaves; like every weekday between 6:30 am and 7:30am when members with mobiles get together and talk on the way to work, some with base stations even join in to wish workers a good day and say good morning. This local group participates in various events during the year. One in May included the 2011 Gears & Cheers at the Grove Winery. This event included a Bike Ride that wound up at the local winery and all proceeds went to help attain the vision of a World Free of MS. Another example is National Field Day which was held on June 25 & 26 at Reidsville Lake Park was well attended, some to see what HAM Radio is all about, others to talk to fellow operators and get advice. This club boasts members from all over the county, some came to Amateur Radio because they needed a hobby, others came through family ties and some were actually born into the hobby by their parents already being a vital part of this unique community. For those who enjoy more than

just chitchat, there are several other features of being an amateur radio operator that many participate in. Amateur Radio Emergency Services (ARES) is a corps of trained amateur radio operator volunteers organized to assist in public service and emergency communications and / or auxiliary communications service to public safety and public service organizations. These organizations include the American Red Cross, National Weather Service and, the Department of Homeland Security. Amateur radio operators belonging to ARES have responded to local and regional disasters since the 1930’s, including the attacks of September 11, 2001 and Hurricane Katrina. During the Katrina event more than one thousand ARES volunteers assisted in the aftermath and provided communications for the American Red Cross, the Salvation Army, and other individuals related to the relief effort. NOAA Weather Radio Bands features a nation-wide network of radio stations broadcasting continuous weather information from nearby NWS offices. Anyone can get weather 24 hours a day if they have a NOAA weather radio. They can receive warnings from the National Weather Service. For more information visit NOAA’s website at www.weather.gov/nwr/. Club members are anxious to invite new operators into the fold. Mike Mansfield, President of RCARC has always had an interest in amateur radio due to the influence at an early age from his Grandfather. He started with his grandfather introducing him into the amateur radio scene and

eventually he received his Emergency Management Coordinator license and Storm Spotter designation. He even was granted his grandfathers call numbers by the FCC. His is an active member and has a great time helping with events like the MS Walk, Gears and Cheers and more. Member Dal Williams of Eden was born into ham radio. He also applied and was granted his dad’s old 1940’s call sign to use with pride. In addition to being a member of RCARC he is Trustee for the Rockingham Count Repeater Association, ARES EC and Session Manager for the Rockingham County Testing W4VEC Group. Jamey Nixon of Reidsville got his start with amateur radio first, as a cadet in the civil air patrol in the early to mid-50’s and was first licensed in 1957. His main hobby has always been amateur radio, next would be flying; he is a pilot. Jamey who also enjoys golf, fishing and gardening says, “I like amateur radio because of the people, they are great friends and willing to help and show others how to make or do new things. I like the club meetings, socials and annual events.” Tim Walker of Ruffin was first licensed in 1977 and loves experimenting with antennas and local communications activities and events like bike and walk-athons, parties, swap fests and radio picnics. Another member, Henry Pollock of Reidsville, is a retired Methodist Minister and loves his hobby of Amateur radio. He was a Chaplin in the U.S. Army and stationed in Germany, Thailand, Korea and Alaska. “The people that I have met over my many

years as a ham, have become great friends and very helpful when I needed a little helping hand.” Mike Lewis’ first memories of amateur radio are from the sixth grade. Some of his friend’s families were operators and he was fascinated to watch them. He served in the navy reserve as a radioman working and later joined the Civil Air Patrol as a squadron communications officer. He enjoys all aspects of the hobby and the meetings and event of the RCARC. If you are interested in or have questions about Joining ARES, or Amateur radio, please feel free to

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Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant and Live Music! Each Saturday from 6:30pm10:00pm Rio Grande has live music on the patio at its 122 E. Meadow Road location. You can enjoy delicious Mexican food while listening to great music. Rio Grande management knows that August can be an expensive time with kids going back to school. Look for their “Buy One Get One Free” coupon in the Clipper circular. Call Jose or Augustine at 623-2680 for more information. Eden Chamber of Commerce August Ribbon Cuttings Habitat Re-Store The ribbon cutting will take place on Thursday, August 18 at 10:00 am. The store is located at 214 The Boulevard in Eden. Caregivers of Rockingham County This ribbon cutting will take place on Friday, August 26 at 3:00 pm. They are located at 241 The Boulevard in Eden. Eden Drug Another Eden finalist! Eden Drug, located at 103 W. Stadium Drive, is a finalist for the Next Generation Pharmacist Award. There are 11 categories and 3 nominations for each category. Eden Drug is nominated for Civic Leader of the Year. The company is presenting its Book Bag Program, Buy Local Campaign and Diabetes Education Classes as examples of our contributions to our community. The event will be at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum Columbia Point, Boston MA on August 29th. Sponsors of The NextGeneration Pharmacist awards event are Parata, a technology company and Pharmacy Times, a leading trade journal. Pharmacy Times will have an article in the July issue about the event. Eden Drug is excited to be a small part of good things happening in their profession and in their community. Kim’s Pottery Stop by this 655 Washington Street store to learn about their pottery classes and see some of the most beautiful work in the state. Cohen’s Tea Room Rod and Kitty Cohen have welcomed Carlissa Wall as their new manager of the Hwy 14 Cohen’s restaurant. Carlissa has been involved in banking for many years, and now has brought her enthusiasm and endearing personality to this restaurant. Carlissa was also part of the Eden All-America City winning team. Stop by and see Carlissa while you are enjoying Kitty’s great food.

Downtown Benches The local Olde Leaksville property owners invested in downtown benches that are now in front of selected businesses on Washington Street. The Municipal Service District tax that is designed for downtown revitalization projects was used to pay for the benches. The benches are located between Home Savings Bank and Berrier Insurance, in front of Eddie Price and Associates, the Harrington House, the House of Health, the Sign Shop and Second Time Around. The downtown merchants hope you will enjoy the benches during your shopping trips. Save-A-Lot Grocery Store Make your grocery dollars stretch a little further at Save-ALot Grocery Store, located in the Meadow Greens Shopping Center in Eden. They have weekly specials and everyday low prices.

What is going on next to the ABC Store? This question has been baffling Eden residents for several weeks. DRS Medical Supply will be moving into a new building that will be constructed between the ABC store and the strip shopping center they currently occupy. Welcome New Chamber of Commerce Leaders Both the Western Rockingham and Reidsville Chambers of Commerce have hired new directors in recent weeks. Anne Griffin is from Mayodan and has been involved in non-profits for many years. She brings a wealth of enthusiasm to this new position. Eden native Diane Sawyer worked in the non-profit world in Martinsville, VA for many years. She is excited about the potential for the Reidsville business community under her leadership.

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County Manager Tom Robinson to retire Wentworth, NC - County which celebrated its 100th Manager Tom Robinson anniversary in 2007. announced today that, effective In response, he oversaw September 1, he will retire from plans to fund, develop and conhis position with Rockingham struct a new Justice Center (courCounty. Robinson, 61, thouse, detention cenhas served as ter and jail), new Rockingham County E m e r g e n c y Manager since Operations Center, December, 2001. His 800 mega hertz emerretirement marks the gency communication conclusion of a 37-year system, animal shelter career of management, and Reidsville EMS planning and communibase. The Justice ty development that Center is noteworthy began in 1972. as the first in the Robinson "The most enjoyEastern USA to seek able part of working in Gold Level LEED Rockingham County has been the Certification from the US Green opportunity to get to know and Building Council. work with very talented, dedicatRobinson also negotiated ed and hard working department with Dan River Water to develop heads and employees," Robinson and build a new 12-inch water noted. "We are here to serve the line and tank to serve the new citizens of Rockingham County Justice Center, County and our employees provide good Administration, Community service and value for the public College, Public Schools and dollars entrusted to us," he con- other buildings in central tinued. Wentworth. Robinson's accomplishDuring his tenure, plans ments as Rockingham County were developed for new school Manager are numerous and cover facilities in the Lincoln, a wide variety of areas. Monroeton, Williamsburg, Significant infrastructure Bethany, Huntsville and improvements include the exten- Douglass communities and to sion of major water and sewer renovate Dillard, New Vision and lines along US 220 south of Western Rockingham Middle Madison almost to the Guilford Schools. Plans are also underCounty line as well as the exten- way to construct a Western EMS sion of Piedmont Gas lines along base and Western Library. US 220. Former commissioner Jerry In addition, major economic Owens credits Robinson with his development activities took place creative thinking. "His legacy," during his tenure. A new airport Owens explained, "was finding a terminal, hangars, and runway way (with Finance Director Mike improvements were built, and, in Apple) to get all the buildings partnership with the City of done that needed to be done." Reidsville the Reidsville Efficiency and streamlining Industrial Park was constructed. processes were another focus for He worked with the Tourism Robinson. When he took office Development Authority and the in January of 2002, the County Dan River Basin Association on budget was $86,445,000 and the Mayo River and Haw River employment totaled 784. State Parks. He also was respon- Between 2002 and the current sible for the development of the 2011-12 budget, costs have County’s Business and dropped to $82,717,826 and Technology Center. employment rolls are down to Robinson's hiring came at a 660. time when county facilities were In addition, he implemented in great need of renovation or Performance Budgeting to better replacement. A notable example define outcomes and benchmarks was the county courthouse, for performance, gain-sharing to

encourage cost saving ideas from employees and automation and technology improvements. One of these includes a new website with improved communication and on-line tools for citizens. Commissioner Harold Bass praised Robinson for his vision. "He was an innovator, a visionary," he noted. "I haven't seen a manager more dedicated to his duties and responsibilities," he stated, "and I've enjoyed working with him during my two terms." Former Commissioner and current North Carolina Representative Bert Jones agreed. "Tom really works hard for Rockingham County," he stated. "I really enjoyed working with him." Robinson's planning background was evidenced by his oversight of an Updated Unified Development Ordinance and new Land Use Plan to better manage growth, limit sprawl and maintain rural and agricultural areas of the county. Former commissioner Keith Duncan noted the importance of Robinson's planning background in his selection as manager in 2001. "Budget skills and planning skills," Duncan explained, "were two of the important things we were looking for." "I knew when we got [Robinson]" he continued, "we were getting one of the best in North Carolina." “Although I did not agree with Tom on every issue," noted former commissioner Amelia Dallas, “I admired his professionalism, respected his position as manager and appreciated his service to our County." "Often times," she continued, "folks don't realize a person's value until that person is gone." Robinson and his wife Carol have sold their Reidsville home and will move to Pinehurst. "I still would like to continue working in some capacity in the future,'" he explained, "but have less stress and more time to play golf, travel, get more involved in church ministries and enjoy family."

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CITIZENS HAVE CASH OR STOCKS OWED TO THEM

Rep. Bert Jones would like you to watch in the next Eden’s Own Journal for a continued listing of Rockingham County citizens who have cash or stocks waiting for them with the state. The state does not put forth an extensive effort to find these persons or businesses. The names will be listed with the last known town they were located in. Contact the call center at (919) 508-1000 Unfortunately, there is not a toll free number available. In most cases, individuals have moved, so there would need to be proof of the former address, as well as the social security number. In the case of a death , there would need to be a death certificate and a form from the clerk of court. For stocks, individuals will be sent a form to complete. More names will follow monthly. 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Dan River Basin Association Invites You On Their Favorite Staunton Trip LONG ISLAND to BROOKNEAL Float on Virginia Wild and Scenic River The Dan River Basin Association has once again called on one of its most experienced paddlers to coordinate a float on the Staunton, a favorite scenic and historic river. Terry Painter will meet participants at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 6, at the Food Lion parking lot, 425 Lusardi Street, Brookneal, Virginia, just north of the US 501 crossing of the Staunton River (GPS 37.043358,-78.944393). The 12.3-mile float will run from Long Island to Brookneal. Painter, a thorough planner, takes every necessary precaution for

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Sports Shorts Two Bring Home Medals From Senior Olympics in Houston Texas

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Approximately 10,000 people attended this year’s Senior Olympic games held in Houston Texas. Americans and some athletes Canada from came to compete. Ages from 55 through 101 competed, and some world records were achieved at this year’s event. Two local members of the Eden YMCA competed in the swimming event and brought home medals. The two feel so lucky that to have participated and hope that this will encourage other seniors to participate in the sports in the commmunites. Jane McIntire, age 86, (competing with 85-90) won the following: 2nd place silver for 200 backstroke 3the place 100 back stroke 4th place ---50 back stroke 4th place 200 freestyle 6the place—100 freestyle 6th place 50 freestyle Gerry Hulst, age 69, and after a total sholder replacement in November 2010, competed in the age group of 65-69, won the following: Jane McIntire, 86, and 11the place –100 breast stroke Jerry Hurst, 69 6th place --200 breaststroke

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All-Star Games Played The Eden Parks & Rec. DepT. held their annual All-Star games on Thursday at Freedom Park as three games were played. Action in the Church Youth Co-ed league saw the National league win over the American league by a score of 11-2. Tristan Mock, Payton Mills and Tre Jeffries led the winners with two hits each while Austin Parsons, Libby Transbarger, Ricky Tilley and Tommy Shelton added one hit each. Christian Rhew, Kendal Rigney and Nick Lowry had one hit apiece in the game for the Americans.

The National league team scored five runs in the 2nd inning and went on to win over the American league 8-4 in the Women’s Open league all-stars. Betsy Ferguson topped the victors with three hits while Kela Lowe, Susan Carter and Lucy Dalton added two each and Tina Fleck and Toni Lemons one each. Lauren Bridges had three hits for the American league while Melanie Johnson and Tanya Hall chipped in two each and Leigh Hurd, Shannon Johnson, Suzanne Frazier, Veronica Gauldin and Wanda Simons added one apiece.

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Sports Shorts 2011 District 8 Dixie Youth Coach-Pitch Tournament The Reidsville Parks and Recreation won the 2011 Dixie Youth Coach-Pitch District 8 Tournament. The Eden Family YMCA finished in 2nd place in the tournament. Reidsville won the tournament by defeating Person County National 20-4. Breon Pass hit a home run and 2 singles, Noah Pruitt hit 2 doubles and a single, Jarrett Pulliam hit 2 singles and a triple, and Andrew Layne hit 3 singles for the Reidsville Recreation. Reidsville then went on to defeat Person County American 18-1. Breon Pass hit a home run, a triple, and a double, Noah Pruitt hit a single, double, and a triple, Jarrett Pulliam hit 2 singles and a double, Andrew Layne hit a single and a double, and Nolan Lawrence hit 2 singles for the Reidsville Recreation. Reidsville then went on to defeat the Eden YMCA 17-3. Breon Pass hit a home run and a single, Noah Pruitt hit 2 singles, a double, and a triple, Jarrett Pulliam hit a single, double, and a triple, Andrew Layne and Shyheim Watlington hit 2 singles and a triple, and Nolan Lawrence hit 2 singles and a double for the Reidsville Recreation. Mason Harris hit a home run and a single, Noah Nelson and Matthew Shockley each hit a double for the Eden YMCA. After that, the Reidsville Recreation defeated Person County National for a sec-

ond time 20-4. Breon Pass hit a home run, a double, and a single, Noah Pruitt hit a home run and a double, Shyheim Watlington hit a home run and a triple, Jarrett Pulliam hit 3 singles, and Andrew Layne hit 2 singles for the Reidsville Recreation. Josh Wade hit a home run, and Trey Blackwell and Cam Briggs each hit a single for Person County National. In the championship game against the Eden YMCA, Reidsville won 24-12. Andrew Layne hit 3 home runs and a double, Noah Pruitt and Dylan Apple each hit 3 singles, Shyheim Watlington hit 2 triples and a single, and Jarrett Pulliam hit 2 singles and a double for the Reidsville Recreation. Mason Harris hit 2 singles and 2 doubles, Matt Kearns hit 2 singles and a triple, Matthew Wright hit 3 singles, and Jackson Lemons hit a single and a double for the Eden Family YMCA. Outside of the two games against Reidsville, the Eden Family YMCA beat Cherry Grove in the first round 14-10. Jackson Lemons hit 2 triples and a double, Matthew Wright hit 2 singles and a double, Mason Harris hit 3 singles, and Matt Kearns hit a single and a triple for the Eden YMCA. The Eden YMCA then went on to beat the Eden Recreation 19-4. Matthew Wright hit a home run, a single, and a triple, Jackson

Carolina Dixie Youth State Ozone The Hope Mills American League All-Stars captured the North Carolina Dixie Youth State Ozone title at Freedom Park in Eden, as they defeated the Reidsville All-Stars in Game #21 by a score of 6-1. The Hope Mills team took an early lead on a three run homer by Andrew Jayne. Andrew Sabalbro, Garrett McDonald, Christian Jayne, Cade Smith, Hayden Lavada and Matthew Tazlaar also had one hit apiece for the winners. Angel Zarate had the only two hits in the game for Reidsville. Justyn Beeler pitched four innings for Hope Mills and allowed two hits and had four k’s while Nick Lee pitched three and allowed no hits and had three strikeouts. Josh Johnson pitched three innings and Isaiah Hayes two in the game for Reidsville. The Reidsville All-Stars forced a second game as they scored two runs in both the fourth and fifth innings to hand Hope Mills American League their first loss of the tournament. Angel Zarate and Noah Johnson topped the winners with two for two performances at the plate while Ronte Hayes added one. Andrew Sabalbro, Justyn The Eden Parks and Recreation Beeler, Andrew Jayne, Daryl Williams All-Stars won the (homerun) and Zack Bagley had one hit Sportsmanship each for Hope Mills. Angel Zarate pitched trophy. Accepting the a complete game (six Innings) for Reidsville award for his team is and allowed five hits and had seven strikeBuddy Simmons. outs. Andrew Sabalbro pitched five innings for Hope Mills and allowed five hits and had four strikeouts.

Lemons hit a home run, a single, and a double, Matt Kearns hit 2 singles and 2 doubles, and Mason Harris hit 2 singles and a double for the Eden YMCA. Danielle Hart hit 2 triples, Nate Hutchins hit a double and a triple, Reegan Corum hit 2 singles, and Bob Hauserman hit a triple for the Eden Recreation. The Eden YMCA then lost to the Reidsville Recreation 17-3 (game summary in paragraph above). After that, the Eden YMCA played the Eden Recreation again in the SemiFinals and won 18-10. Mason Harris hit a home run and 3 singles, Jackson Lemons hit a home run and 2 singles, Austyn Snody hit 3 singles and a double, Matthew Wright hit 4 singles, and Matthew Shockley hit 2 singles and a double for the Eden YMCA. Stefan McLaughlin hit a single and a triple, Danielle Hart hit 2 doubles, Reegan Corum hit a single and a double, and Ben Hauserman and Mehki Hairston each hit 2 singles for the Eden Recreation. The YMCA then played the Reidsville Recreation in the Championship game and lost 24-12 In other games, the Eden Recreation beat the Eden Boys and Girls Club 25-7. Danielle Hart hit 2 doubles and a single, Nate Hutchins hit a single and a triple, and Landon Powell hit 2 singles for the Eden Recreation. Cole Vernon, Teegan Banks, Hatcher Hutchens, Austin Gelinas, Hunter Leake and Tanner Hazelwood each hit a single for the Eden Boys and Girls

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Sports Shorts The Reidsville Recreation All-Stars captured the Dixie Youth Baseball District 8 championship Reidsville advanced through the loser’s bracket by defeating Cherry Grove 14-2 and 15-0 in the championship round. In game one, Reidsville went down early 2-0 to Cherry Grove but scored three runs in the second inning and never looked back as they went on to score 11

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The Eden Youth Football camp will feature the talents of Antico Dalton. Dalton’s professional career includes 8 years between the New England Patriots, Minnesota Vikings and the Grey cup Championship team Edmonton Eskimos. Improve your child’s Football Skills, Speed and Agility with Pro Athletes and Certified Performance Coaches. Camp Includes: Position-Specific Skills Training Speed & Agility Training Scrimmages Offense vs. Defense Competitions Motivational Speakers, Awards & Special Guest Including: Natron Means, Mo Collins, Don Jones Ages 5 -15 When: August 5th & August 6th / 9:00am to 1:00pm Where: Boys & Girls Club of Eden 1026 Harris St, Eden, NC Time: 9:00 to 1:00 Cost: $40.00 To reserve your spot today: 1. Come by the Club; 2. Contact us at 336-627-7960 or Antico at 704-999-1148; 3. Print registration form on line at www.bgceden.com or on the reverse side and return to PO Box 4628, Eden, NC 27289

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FAST CASH CLASSIFIEDS APARTMENTS / HOMES FOR RENT OR SALE Homes Available For Rent Conveniently located to Eden & South Side Virginia $400 - $600 per month. 2 & 3 Bedrooms No Pets • References Requested 336-932-3616 Adorable 2 BR Apts. available now at Woodwind Apts. No application fee, section 8 approved. Contact Shernicka, M, W, & F 9:00 am - 5:30 pm 336-349-9544 1, 2, 3, & 4 Bedroom Apartments / Homes for Rent in Eden area. Reasonable Rates! W/D Hookups, Some include appliances. Daytime 336-623-6948 night 336-635-1717 Small 3 Room House with Ref. & Stove included. 1852 Moir Mill Rd. $350 Per Month $350 Deposit. 1 Year Lease. References. No Pets. Call 336-627-9155 Apartments Available - 2BR, 1.5 ba $475 per month. Deposit & References Required. No Pets. Call MOUNTAIN VILLA APTS. 1 bedroom vacancies Located in Mayodan, with handicap accessible units available. Section 8 assistance available. Call 427-5047. Office hours: 8 am-2 pm. Mon.- Thurs. TDD Relay 1-800-735-2962. Equal Housing Opportunity

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Fleming Property Management at 336-627-5797 Mobile Homes For Sale: Owner Fin & 1% Ready To Move in $7,500 to $38,000 Dwn $500 to $2,000 Pmts $6 - $216 mon 10 yrs, Dep & Lot Rent 573-7071 or 623-8749 ROOMS FOR RENT Rooms For Rent Utilities Included $295 per mon or $395 W/ pvt bath $20 appl & $30 dep non smk & alchl Carolina Inn, Eden Bobby 623-2997 S E RV I C E S AVA I L A B L E CLARKS PAVING Free Estimates Asphalt • Patchwork • Seal Coating Driveways & Parking Lots 276-226-0576 BUSINESS PROPERTY Office Spaces Available. $395, $725, and $1000 per month. References and Deposit required. Contact Fleming Property Management at 336-627-5797 WA N T E D TO B U Y I AM BUYING DRAPER PARAPHANALIA Look Through Your Attic, Basement and keepsakes... then call me! 336-635-5811 CLEAN UP – CLEAN OUT DO YOU HAVE “STUFF” THAT YOU WOULD LIKE CLEANED UP AND HAULED AWAY? GIVE US A CALL [ LICENSED AND BONDED]

FREE ESTIMATES 336-635-5706 HELP WANTED Pet Groomer needed for Eden Shop. 1-2 days per week. At least 1 Years Exp. Required Call 336-623-7796 or 434-770-2750 for details. ITEMS FOR SALE Roselawn Cemetary Four gravesites plus two vaults located at the front entrance in the circle. Less than half price. $2500.00 , 623-3635 for more info. Ask for Wayne. Grilling Gazebo for sale. Grill out of the sun. $200. 8 ft tall, 5 ft wide. Very Nice. Your grill fits inside. 336-623-1829 Chest Style Freezer White. 15Cubic ft.Vcc. $100. 336-623-9673 Large Golden Lift Chair Galaxy Blue Vinyl. Like New Cost $1600. Will Sell For $800 336-623-2613 FREE - Various Sizes of Wooden Wire Spools and wooden pallets. Call Melissa's or Jim at 336-573-4225 PETS SALE! Finches, Paraketes, Cockatiels, Love Birds, Cockatoos, Eclectus, African Greys and Quakers. Very Good Prices. Cages, Food, Etc. 336-627-9274 Free to Good Homes - Cats We have 3 kittens (3+ months old) 2 girls/1Boy, and one mom cat to give to good homes. 349-8363

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“On The Boulevard” • EDEN This old photo is from the Francis Photography collection at the Eden Historical Museum. They are as yet unidentified. If you think you know the location or who is in the photo please contact: edenhistoricalmuseum@yahoo.com. You can write the museum at 656 Washington St., Eden, NC 27288 or call Julie Hampton Ganis at 336-623-3853.

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AUGUST 2011 EDEN’S OWN / COUNTY STAR, PAGE 39 ¶ Best Auditorium Seats Fund FINAL WEEKS: THE PROJECT WEEKS ARE NUMBERED! URGENT REQUEST: HELP COMPLETE THE ORDER! 80 or less to complete the project! These community business leaders of 52 years ago would not be surprised. They would be in the midst of the alumni, teachers, businesses, clubs and community to bring closure to this major improvement for the Rockingham County Schools. Congratulations to Janice Hagood and her Yard Sale Team: 3 days = 38 Seats! And Thank you, Salvation Army of Eden for providing the old Merita Store location. Two final project benefits will move out old seats during the 20th month campaign. FLOCKED – 4 - SEATS includes 4 pink flamingos visiting yards for donations. The donor then sends them to another yard. The WASHINGTON STREET SALONS BENEFIT is August 1-13. During business hours, beauty salons are accepting seat donations and canned goods for the Rockingham County Red Cross Pantry. They include (east to west): Totally Clips, Jennifer & Co., Bette-R-Look Salon and Day Spa, Head2Toe and Capelli. IT’S TIME! Time to contact just one more family that shouldn’t be excluded from this major effort for students and the community. Together, we can get ‘er done! DONOR FORM

Civic/Fraternal Groups, Businesses, Families, Individuals

MHS Duane Best Auditorium Seat Replacement Project Payable to: MHS Best Scholarship Fund

Tax Deductible Donations

P O Box 4424, Eden NC 27289 623-2932 besteden@triad.rr.com Susan Cunningham,

Each: $150.00 Treasurer DONOR NAME (Group, Individual): _______________________________ Class of ________ ORGANIZATION: ______________________________________________________________ Mailing Address: _____________________________________________________________ Phone #_____________________ Email Address (For Updates): _____________________ Contact Name: _______________________________________________________________ TRIBUTE: In HONOR: _____________________In MEMORY: ________________________ ********************************************************************************* **** Number of Seats: #_____ Donation: $ _____ Other Donations: $ _____ PLEDGE: Number of Seats: #______ Donation: $ _____ Installments: $______ Gold Level: 6 or More Seats ($900 - $___) Silver Level: 4-5 Seats ($600 - $750) Bronze Level: 1-3 Seats ($150 - $450) To use a credit card! CLICK on our PayPal Account LINK: DONATE ELECTRONICALLY MHS Duane Best Scholarship Fund’s AUDITORIUM Seat Replacement Project

Rockingham County Schools 2011 Traditional Schedules

THANK YOU, SEAT DONORS, whose donations were recorded MAY 14 - JUNE 14, 2011 (DONOR and TRIBUTE names will be listed on the auditorium lobby WALL of HONOR): Tom and Maryann Barbour Lisa Smith Bleakley 1999 Gail Brown Toni Burchell (2) Carolyn (1960) and Gary Burnett 1958 (5) Eden Councilman Darryl Carter Peyton O. Cherry 1967 Children of LeRoy and Louise Sweeney Nancy Chilton CITTY PLUMBING CITY of EDEN Jim and Ann Clark George, Joy, Jenny Conner (2) Carlton W. Cox Garry and Karen Cox Samuel A. Cox Shirley an Arthur Franklin Crisp Pete Cunningham 1967 Kenny and Michelle Curry Mary H. Curtis Emma Land Davis 1971 Marc and Cathy DeMason Reggie and Brenda Denney (2) DOCTORS VISION CENTER (5) DYER’S, INC. EDEN DRUG Beth Sharrow Edwards (2) Lisa Edwards David Frohman 1960 (2) Virginia Faydeen Fulcher Mom and Chuck Garcia Bill and Bev Goldston (7) Sheila Roberts Grogan 1970 Carol Marlowe Gwynn 1961 John C. Hagan Gene and Janice Hagood (4) Pam Haigler Hall Family (Bonnie, Charlie, Carla, Cullin, Lynn) Neville and Mel Hall (2) Carolyn Shropshire Harris 1962 Caroline Cunningham Haskins 1964 High Point High School 1954 HMS CHORAL MUSIC 2011, Eric Johnson, Dir. (5) HMS CHORAL SPRING CONCERT 2011 Tangela J. Holcomb Debbie Thompson Horton 1974 Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Hubbard W. Giles Hunnings Ed and Ginny Jones (2) Stephen Joyce (2) Erica Stanley (1998) and Ted Jutras Donnie Kallam Kenneth D. Knight 1967 Marilyn LaPrade Frank and Cheryl Lauzau Margie and Don Lawson Joel M. Long (2) Bob Long, Jr. 1980

W. Guy Lucas Jane Martin Gail and Renee McGuire Jerry and Jo Mears MHS Class of 1966 MHS FACULTY and STAFF 2010-11 (7) MHS HEART of MOREHEAD 2010-11 MHS STUDENT COUNCIL 2010-11 ((5) MHS Yard Sale Benefit #1 (4) Myott Family Bob and Peggy Nesbit (2) Cheryl and Bruce Nooe 1976 (2) Jerry and Peggy Odell Jimmy Odell Johnny and Bonnie Odell Kathy Gunn Page 1975 (2) Mark Parker H. C. (1971) and Myra Phillips, III 1972 (2) Jeremy Phillips 1998 (2) Anna Pratt (2) Timothy Pruitt 1980 James C. Pyron, Jr. (2) John Ragan “Papa” Tommy and “Mema” Doris Ratliff Faye Roberts Hal and Kelly Robertson (4) Ronald and Jean Robertson (4) John “Treefrog” Rothrock Braxton, Jean Rumbley and Family Sanders Family Earl and Beth Sexton Tammie Shelton Dr. and Mrs. Walter B. Shepherd Sheriff Sam Page David Simmons Sam Simmons Sandy G. Simmons (2) Geraldine Williams Simon 1960 (2) Bill and Joyce Smith Spare Change for Seat Change Donors Gene (1959) and Betty Stanley 1965 (2) Bill and Eva Stockard Leonard and Ida Stowe Suzanne Sugg 1971 (7) Angeline N. Talbott Frances B. Tucker (4) Helen R. Tuttle Lynn Tuttle (2) Karen Ward 1967 (2) Jewel Warren Jo Wilson Margie O. Winn Frank and Norma Woody Carolyn and Talley Wright “HPHS 1954” Kenan Wright Molly and Kenan Wright Morgan Hagood Yeung (2) Rob (‘74), Debbie (‘76), Ali (2004), Drew Ziglar 2008

THANK YOU, SEAT DONORS, whose donations were recorded JUNE 15 – JULY 19, 2011 (DONOR and TRIBUTE names will be listed on the auditorium lobby WALL of HONOR): Malcolm Allen Sheila Roberts Grogan 1970 David, Joan Wrenn Althaus and Family Carol Marlowe Gwynn 1967 (2) Jonathan and Sherry Hall (3) Steven, Matthew, Beth Anne Althaus The Jonathan Halls Anonymity Martha Holland (2) Thomas and Maryann Barbour Debbie Thompson Horton 1974 Ronald, Shannon Reagon Boyd Betty Hubbard, Pat Rice O’Neil Bradford Family (3) Gray and Jo Ann Johnson J. B. and Alice Brown (2) Doug and Daisy Joyce (2) Toni Burchell Ken Joyce 1957 (2) Joseph W. Chandler, III 1967 (2) Frank and Cheryl Lauzau Banks and Lucy Choate Georff and Dolores Lawson (2) Charles and Cynthia Clapp (2) Bob Long, Jr. 1980 Betty H. Clarke and Daddy Ted and Cathy Merritt Class of 1971 Kim and Allen Nance Mike and Martha Corum William Clyde Pressley Gary and Karen Cox 1974 Preston Price Pam Cundiff Papa Tommy and Mama Doris Ratliff Mark and Karen Davis (2) Mary Johnston Gilley Schiller 1961 (2) Marc and Cathy DeMason Angela, Billy, Laura, Sarah Shumate DIAMONDS-N-DUST Bill and Joyce Smith Phillip W. Duke 1959 (3) Rod and Betty Snow 1963 (10) Jackie Arehardt 91998) and Bill Grano Ken Talbott 1960 GRAY HOLDINGS, LLC Yard Sale Benefits (38)

FOR RENT 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath New Appliances New Windows Heat Pump $450 per month & $450 Deposit References Required

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More For the Fun of It... Delays The transatlantic flight to England was half way across then the pilot came on the intercom with a casual message to the passengers. “You may have noticed slight change in the sound of the engines. That’s because we’ve had to shut down Engine Two temporarily. There’s no cause for concern; we have three more engines in fine condition. But there’ll be a slight delay. Our expected time for arrival has been changed from 2:14 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Sorry for any inconvenience that may cause.” An hour later th pilot was back on th intercom, chuckling softly. “Folks, this is the first tie I’ve ever experienced this, and I never thought it would happen, but we seem to have lost power in Engine Four. No problem in terms of safety, but we’ll have a further delay. We now expect to arrive at Heathrow International at 3:30 p.m. And a little later he was back at the mike, still trying to sound reassuring but with an edge in his voice. “You won’t believe this, but Engine One seems to be on the blink, and we’ve decided it’s wise to shut it down. This is a weird situation, but not really alarming. We can easily finish the flight with one engine, although we’ll be flying substantially slower. We now anticipate arriving around 4:25.” One passenger turned to another and mumbled, “If that last engine goes out, it’ll be next Tuesday till we get to England.”

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