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They Will Never Forget Part III

Standing by the flag - Dillon fought for his country during the Korean War. He risked his life at the age of 21. Photo by Justin Waybright By Justin Waybright justin@thecabellstandard.com

MILTON - “I think about Korea every day - it never leaves you.” Korean War veteran Winfred Dillon says these words while sitting in the Milton VFW. The area resident remembers what it was like to be a newly SEE FORGET ON PAGE 5

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MILTON - Years pass, people grow old and memories fade. One thing remains: love. True friendship never dies. True brotherhood carries a man through life. Inside the Milton McDonalds, more than biscuits and coffee are served. During the past five years, Dave Wallace, George Shy, Ron Toney, Fred Smith, Frank Mann, Jack Black, Dave Walton, Robert "Bob" Ball and Jimmy Smith have met under its familiar yellow arches. It's a way to begin the day with fellow veterans, talk about life and keep friendships alive. Almost every morning, the group meets. It's not hard to spot them.

Friends for life - Dave Wallace, George Shy, Ron Toney, Fred Smith, Frank Mann, Jimmy Smith, Dave Walton, Jack Black, and Robert "Bob" Ball enjoy another morning breakfast together at the Milton McDonalds. Pictured is Wednesday's crowd. Photo by Justin Waybright Laughter echoes throughout the restaurant. Various medals and pins shine atop VFW and

military hats. At a table, men sip on hot coffee, flip through the local news-

paper and share stories from their past. "We're not the norm," Wallace explained. "A lot of veterans don't like to be around anyone." The Milton VFW Quartermaster continued, "Talk about a lifechanging experience - if you ever really realize fear - you look at life differently." These veterans walked through gunfire, saw bombs exploding, suffered wounds and watched their fellow soldiers die. They faced life-and-death-fear and lived to tell about it. Sadly, they were not often given a warm welcome upon returning home. It's these common bonds that draw them together. "It's a brotherhood you can feel in your heart," said Toney. The veteran air force soldier BROTHERHOOD ON PAGE 5

Ona Welcomes New Addition By Justin Waybright justin@thecabellstandard.com

ONA - Love and support for those suffering from Alzheimer's and memory loss is here. Sunday afternoon, Midland Meadows Senior Living welcomed its newest addition to the community: The Meadow House. The facility will aim to offer support in a loving environment for those suffering from Alzheimer's, Dementia and memory loss. The living center is resort-like in appearance. It includes more than 30 private studio apartments with kitchenettes and private baths. The Meadow House is complete with community spaces, an activities room, a spa room and a dining room. U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito,

The ribbon cutting - City, county and state leaders perform a ribbon cutting for the Meadow House addition at the Midland Meadows Senior Living Center Sunday afternoon. Courtesy Photo R-WV, Cabell County Commissioner Nancy Cartmill, Milton Mayor Tom Canterbury and director of Senior Services at Cabell

Huntington Hospital Joy Pelfrey welcomed the new addition. Woodmen of the World provided food for more than 300

guests, who showed up to the ceremony. "As someone whose mother has Alzheimer’s disease, my family and I understand the struggles that millions of families deal with on a daily basis. That is why it was an honor to attend the grand opening of the Meadow House, a newly certified Alzheimer's/memory care community," Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito said. "Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, and I commend Midland Meadows for providing seniors with the care they need and a comfortable environment to live in.” Midland Meadows is located at 100 Weatherholt Drive. For more information, call (304) 743-4800 or visit www.midlandmeadows.com

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Page 2 –Tuesday,August 20,2013 Milton Car Club Monthly Cruise-ins The Covered Bridge Car Club, based in Milton, hosts a cruise-in during the last Friday of each month from April to September. Any car enthusiast is welcome to cruise in and put their vehicle on display for the evening or just take a look around the lot. There are no fees, and registration is not required. Each cruise-in begins at 5 p.m. Upcoming dates for cruise-ins will be Aug. 30 and Sept. 27.

Margaret Denison Fall Nature Walks When: Saturday, September 14 at 9 a.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.) near the swimming pool. Where: Kanawha State Forest Cost: Adults - $5; Children - $2. Farewell to Summer! Wildflowers, Fungi, Birds, Pond/Aquatic Life, Trees and much more! Nature photography – bring your own camera. An Auto Tour is available for limited ability walkers. Barbecues & drinks will be for sale! For more information call the Forest Office at 304-558-3500. This event is sponsored by Kanawha State Forest Foundation; assisted by Mary Ingles Trail Blazers, DNR, Handlan Chapter Brooks Bird Club, and Master Naturalists.

Pilot Club of untington 61st Annual Antiques Show & Sale When: August 23, 24, 25 2013 Sponsor: The Pilot Club of Huntington, Inc. (304-736-3513 or 304-697-1576) Place: Big Sandy Conference Center, Huntington, WV.

Donate Blood Huntington Donor Center, 1111 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Huntington, offers the following donor hours: 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. the last Friday of each month. For appointments, call 800RED CROSS (800-733-2767) or go online at www.redcrossblood.org.

Community Calendar WV Pumpkin Festival Children’s Pageant

The 2013 WV Pumpkin Festival Children’s Pageants will be held Saturday, August 24th at 12:00 p.m. at the WV Pumpkin Park in Milton, WV. The pageant is open to Girls ages 0-12 years and Boys ages 0-5. For more information or an application go to www.wvpumpkinpark.com or call 304-6388115.

Cabell County Fair Horse Show Rescheduled The Cabell County Fair Horse Show has been rescheduled for Saturday, September 28th at the Village of Barboursville Park. Registration is at 5 p.m. and the show will start at 6 p.m.

Porter Creek Cloggers announce regular Meetings The Porter Creek Cloggers meet from 6 – 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Milton Fire Department. If you are interested and have previously taken basic clogging lessons, call Sherri Porter, 304-736-2498 or 304-360-0072.

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Circuit Workout 8-9 a.m. Saturdays. Work out to include toning, strengthening, exercise with light to moderate weight. All levels of fitness. Milton Baptist Church, 1123 Church Street, Milton. Call Jodie, 304743-3312, for more details.

Mall Walkers! 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Community members can come and walk the ‘medical mall’! A

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mile equals 6-1/2 laps. Call Patty Dickey, 304-399-2367. HIMG Regional Medical Center, 5170 US 60 East, Huntington. FREE!

Senior Exercise Class 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Guyandotte Branch Library, 203 Richmond St., Huntington. Call 304-528-5698 for more information.

Senior-Wise Exercise Class 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Lewis Memorial Baptist Church, 5385 W. Pea Ridge Rd., Huntington. Men and women are welcome.

Zumba + Toning 6-7 p.m. every Tuesday. Alternating Zumba with toning exercises. Questions, call Jodie 304-743-3312. Milton Baptist Church.

Basic Yoga Class 10 a.m. Tuesdays. Instructor – Sandy Farrar-Patterson. To register, call 304-743-6711, Milton Branch Library, 1140 Smith Street, Milton.

Rotary Club of Milton The Rotary Club of Milton meets every Thursday, 12:00 noon, at Shonet’s Country Café, Perry Morris Square, Milton. Questions, call Chuck 743-8193.

Yoga 10 a.m. every Saturday. Clarice Kumlien, instructor. Call Patty Dickey, 304-399-2367. HIMG Regional Medical Center, 5170 US 60 East, Huntington, WV. $2 per class.

Jazzercise 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; 9 a.m. Saturdays. Jamie Ardoin, instructor. Call 304-550-4427, HIMG Regional Medical Center, 5170 US 60 E., Huntington. $50 for five weeks/5 classes.

Barboursville Public Library – Upcoming Events Story Hour – 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Pre-school children and younger are invited to join Miss Ellie for stories, songs and crafts Mystery Reader’s Book Club, 2 p.m. every first Wednesday. Families Reading Together Book Club – 10 a.m. every third Tuesday. Contact the library for current book selection. 304-7364621. Stop by the library today at 728 Main Street, Barboursville.

Weight Watchers Group Meeting Tuesday evenings, 6:30 p.m., weigh-in starting at 5:30 p.m. Milton Woman’s Club, Mason Street, Milton.

T.O.P.S. No 563 – Culloden Meets 6 pm every Tuesday. Weekly meeting of TOPS “Take Off Pounds Sensibly” an international non-profit, non-commercial weight loss support group. Tabernacle of Praise, Hurricane Church of God, 2368 Thompson Road, Culloden.

T.O.P.S. No 370 Meets 6 pm every Thursday. Weekly meeting of TOPS “Take Off Pounds Sensibly” an international non-profit, non-commercial weight loss support group. Milton United Methodist Church, Smith and Church Street, Milton. Questions call Sharon at 304-523-4618.

Free Hearing Tests Ross Hearing Aid Centers, 3333 U.S. Route 60 East, in the WalMart Super Center, offers free hearing tests for senior citizens from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Monday-Saturday at the center. Free hearing aid cleaning and checks are also offered. For appointments, call 304-523-3161.

Milton VFD Public Computer Lab Hours Hours are - Monday and Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday from 5-8 p.m. every week. Stop by and check it out.

American Legion Post 139 Bingo American Legion Post 139, 1207 Main St., Milton hosts Bingo every Friday with Early bird at 6:30 p.m. and Regular bingo at 7 p.m. Fridays. Cost: $5 packets (two packet minimum). For more information, call 304743-3149.

Senior Exercise Class Where: Guyandotte Branch Library, 203 Richmond St., Huntington When: 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Question: Call 304-528-5698.

The Cabell Standard WV Pumpkin Festival Teen & Queen’s Pageant The 2013 WV Pumpkin Festival Teen & Queen’s Pageants will be held on Sunday, August 25th 2:00 p.m. at the WV Pumpkin Park in Milton, WV. Teens (ages 13-15) and Queens (ages 16-21) must be residents of West Virginia. The Queen will reign over the 2013 WV Pumpkin Festival Oct. 3rd – 6th and also represent the WV Pumpkin Festival at the 2014 WV Association of Fairs & Festivals Pageant in January 2014. For more information or an application go to www.wvpumpkinpark.com or email ltempletonlk@wildblue.net or mtestermanhaye@gmail.com. You can also call 304-743-1766 or 304-638-5722.

Annual Meeting of the Cabell County Fair Board Annual Meeting of the Cabell County Fair Board will be Monday, September 9th at 7 p.m. at the WV Pumpkin Park 4-H/FFA Building. There will be a vote on a proposed change to the Bylaws.

Hurricane Civic Chorus to start Fall Practice The Hurricane Civic Chorus under the direction of Dr. Larry Stickler from Marshall University and accompanied by the talented Tom Minshall, will be starting our fall practice on Tuesday, August 27th 2013 @ Forrest Burdette United Methodist Church. No auditions are necessary. There is a $30.00 fee for the semester. If you love to sing, come on and join us.

Divorce Care Support Group in Scott Depot Teays Valley Church of God is the site for a new Divorce Care class beginning in Scott Depot. The class will meet on Wednesday nights from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Participants will need to purchase a $15.00 workbook, but the class is FREE. "Don't go through the aftermath of a divorce alone. Let us offer support, encouragement and practical tools to help you get focused on a healthy future," said the church's Pastor, Rev. Dr. Melissa Pratt. Childcare is provided through the children’s ministry of Teays Valley Church of God. For more information call 304-757-9222.

Applications being accepted for Barboursville Fall Fest Parade Applications are being accepted for the Village of Barboursville Fall Fest Parade. The parade will take place Thursday, September 12th at 6:15 p.m. You can obtain a parade application by e-mailing sharden@hsc-cpa.com, calling 304-638-0703 or at Barboursville City website www.barboursville.org.


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Thundering Herd fans encouraged to support Marshall in spirit competition 160 colleges, universities vying to be crowned winners of College Colors Day Spirit Cup HUNTINGTON, WV - Marshall University is asking for the support of its fans as it seeks to win the national Spirit Cup award and $10,000 toward its general scholarship fund in the second annual College Colors Day spirit competition. By visiting www.facebook.com/collegecolorsday, Thundering Herd fans can register to vote for Marshall as the school with the most college spirit and loyal fan base. After placing a vote, fans will have the opportunity to win prizes and discounts through an

instant-win game, view and submit photos to the College Colors Day fan photo gallery, and download a custom Facebook cover photo promoting Marshall for College Colors Day. The Facebook-based rivalry competition, which includes more than 160 participating colleges and universities and is an element of this year’s 2013 College Colors Day celebration, has kicked off and runs through 11:59 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29. Fans can vote once each day and can check who is winning the competition nationally and

within each conference. The winner will be announced on College Colors Day Friday, Aug. 30. College Colors Day is an annual celebration dedicated to promoting the traditions and spirit that embody the college experience by encouraging fans across America to wear their favorite college or university apparel throughout the day on Aug. 30. The national spirit competition is presented by The Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC), a division of IMG College, and

NCAA Football. About The Collegiate Licensing Company CLC is a division of global sports and entertainment company IMG. Founded in 1981, CLC is the oldest and largest collegiate trademark licensing agency in the U.S. and currently represents nearly 200 colleges, universities, bowl games, athletic conferences, The Heisman Trophy and the NCAA. The mission of CLC is to be the guiding force in collegiate trademark licensing and one of the top sports licensing firms in the country. CLC is

dedicated to being a center of excellence in providing licensing services of the highest quality to its member institutions, licensees, retailers and consumers. Headquartered in Atlanta (Ga.), CLC is a full-service licensing representative, which employs a staff of more than 80 licensing professionals who provide full-service capabilities in brand protection, brand management, and brand development. For more information on CLC, visit: www.clc.com or www.imgworld.com.

Old-time Musicians, Flat-foot Dancers from Washington to Florida and Abroad take home Prizes during 24th Appalachian String Band Music Festival CLIFFTOP, WV - Twenty musicians, 12 bands and 12 dancers took home $7,450 in contest prize money during the 24th annual Appalachian String Band Music Festival at Camp Washington-Carver in Clifftop, Fayette County, from July 31 - Aug. 4. Ten of the winners were from West Virginia. More than 4,000 musicians, dancers, fans and friends attended the West Virginia Division of Culture and History’s five-day event that features some of the nation’s finest string band musi-

cians and flat-foot dancers. Participants and visitors included folks from 46 states and the District of Columbia as well as international visitors from Africa, Australia, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Mexico, New Zealand, Sweden, Switzerland and The Netherlands, among others. Contests were held in four traditional contests – fiddle, banjo, string band and flat-foot dance – plus one neo-traditional string band contest. Ribbons for best original song and best original

tune were awarded in the neotraditional band category. Local winner was: Banjo - 1st place ($400) - Tim Bing, Huntington, W.Va. Next year’s festival will be held July 30 - Aug. 3. For more information about the 24th Annual Appalachian String Band Music Festival, contact Caryn Gresham, deputy commissioner for the Division, at (304) 558-0220. A beautiful retreat listed in the National Register of Historic Places and operated by the West

Huntington Housing authority receives grant HUNTINGTON, WV - The Huntington Housing Authority has received a $1.03 million grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for its voucher program for the homeless. Vickie Lester, deputy director of the Huntington Housing Authority, said the program has been funded through federal grants since 1999 and helps individuals with mental illness or who are re-

ceiving treatment for substance abuse. This year, 199 people are receiving vouchers, and Lester said they try to increase that number by one or two a year. She said the need far outweighs the help that is available. People accepted in the program can use their voucher at a certain housing complex or find a place to live on their own. The grant was the second

largest of 29 such awards in the state, with the CharlestonKanawha Housing Authority receiving $1.619 million. The Housing Authority of Point Pleasant received $173,219, and the Housing Authority of the City of St. Albans received $98,238. In all, $7.8 million was allocated to public housing authorities across the state. The grants are provided through HUD's Capital Fund Program.

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Virginia Division of Culture and History, Camp WashingtonCarver serves as the state’s mountain cultural arts center. The facility nurtures the cultural heritage embodied in the site since its dedication in 1942 as a 4-H and agricultural extension camp for West Virginia’s African Americans. The camp is located in Fayette County next to Babcock State Park, just off Rt. 60 (Midland Trail) on Rt. 41. The West Virginia Division of Culture and History is an agency within the West Virginia Depart-

ment of Education and the Arts with Kay Goodwin, Cabinet Secretary. The Division, led by Commissioner Randall Reid-Smith, brings together the past, present and future through programs and services focusing on archives and history, arts, historic preservation and museums. For more information about the Division’s programs, events and sites, visit www.wvculture.org. The Division of Culture and History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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RECIPE OF THE WEEK:

Chicken & Veggie Skillet Ingredients 4 small boneless skinless chicken breasts (1 lb.) ¼ cup Italian Dressing 1 zucchini, coarsely chopped 1/2cup thinly sliced red onions 1 cup halved cherry tomatoes 1 cup snow peas ¼ cup Grated Parmesan Cheese

Art by Natalie Larson

Directions: Cook chicken in large nonstick skillet on medium-high heat 5 to 7 min. on each side or until done (165ºF). Transfer to platter; cover to keep warm. Add dressing, zucchini and onions to skillet; cook on medium heat 4 min. or until vegetables are crisp-tender, stirring occasionally. Stir in tomatoes and snow peas; cook 1 to 2 min. or until heated through. Top chicken with vegetable mixture and cheese.

Marilyn Cyrus Inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased to announce that Marilyn Cyrus of Huntington, W.V., was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Cyrus was initiated at Marshall University. Cyrus is among approximately 32,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into Phi Kappa Phi each year. Membership is by invitation and requires nomination and ap-

proval by a chapter. Founded in 1897 at the University of Maine and headquartered in Baton Rouge, La., Phi Kappa Phi is the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline honor society. The Society has chapters on more than 300 college and university campuses in North America and the Philippines. Its mission is "To recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others."

August Birthdays! Happy Birthday to ALL

Keith Zimmerman (August 21st) Shaun Blake Aug. 23rd Cheryl Brendle Andrew Linville Natasha Robinson Ann Payne Brenda Keaton Leisha Campbell Darren Ball Carl Davis Chris Venoy Lisa Morris Karigan Paugh Eric Gill Jacqueline L. Chevalier Kenneth McCloud If you - or someone you know Barbara A. Nelson Clara J. Owens will be celebratrating a Deborah J. Owens birthday in the coming months... Sandra K. Farrar Call 304-743-6731 and give us Lisa E. Pressley their name - OR just email the Kelci Armstead information to Brad Armstead trudyblack@thecabellstandard.com Linda Armstead

WeeklyDevotional By Mary Jane “SCHOOL DAYS, SCHOOL DAYS” Thought for the week: And ye shall teach them your children, speaking of them when thou sittest in thane house, and when thou walkest by the way, when thou liest down, and when thou risest up. Deuteronomy 11-19 (KJV) Cabell county schools started August 8th this year - seems schools start earlier and earlier each year. Remember, when it never started till after Labor Day, early September, and you had enjoyed at least 3 full months away from school and was anxious to return? To be with friends, you had not seen all summer season, to meet and make new friends, to have the rest of your lifetime. School is described in Webster as a place of instruction; a body of pupils. When I went to elementary school, we had primary thru 6th grade, with two rooms and approximately 30 students total - everyone knew one another, where they lived, and how they lived.

Today it’s called pre-k thru 6; some schools have an enrollment of 730 students in elementary grades. Year 2009 Cabell-Midland High School had a total enrollment of 1,883 students. The 2012 graduating class had 401 students. How can you know all your classmates with this many students? Consolidation of schools may not be the future answer. When I attended, it was good to have a rival school spirit, against other schools, especially any type sports games. Now they are discussing all year round school. How is this going to affect the two parent working situation? School three weeks and off three weeks, guess I sound out of the loop, and I know future plans have been proven to work better in other states. I just think of the individual child as a student, a person, and how they are taught today compared to yesterdays. Are we pushing them ahead to adulthood too soon? Could this be causing loss of security, trust in parents, and leaning on drugs for

The Cabell Standard stability? Proverbs 4:13 - Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go; keep her; for she is thy life. We are in the informative computer age, in more ways than one. The Droid, the Internet, Iphone, Ipad, Ipod, Bluetooth, Skype, Robotics, Kindle, etc. Libraries may become obsolete; your car will be programmed to drive itself to destination, while you read your Kindle, and Skype your children. Each household will have a robot to do menial jobs. More obesity, more exercise clinics, call the Dr. on computer, he will diagnose it, then, go to a facility, laser out the diseased part and replace it with a man-made part. Be on your way the next day - called fast repair. We may live longer and faster but with less feeling. We will be the robot. Daniel 12: 4 - But thou Daniel, shut up the words, and seal the book, even to the time of the end; many shall run to and fro, and knowledge shall be increased. God will allow you to do things by your own knowledge and strength, only to make you aware that all your efforts are not sufficient to make it through this life without His divine influence and guidance --- Wilson Khashane Msendevu - quote. Prayer: Our Father in Heaven, give us the instruction to do thy will in all things. Amen.

Broadway in Charleston Season Announced Season tickets on sale now CHARLESTON - See six outstanding productions in the 2013-2014 Broadway in Charleston series presented by the Clay Center and Jam Theatricals. Enjoy classic shows like “West Side Story” and “Hair,” and experience something new with “The Addams Family” and “Bring It On: The Musical.” The series schedule is as follows: • Elvis Lives – Monday, Oct. 21, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. • West Side Story – Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. • The Addams Family – Sunday, Jan.19, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

• Hair – Monday, Feb. 3, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. • Million Dollar Quartet – Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. • Bring It On: The Musical – Monday, May 5, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Season tickets are on sale now. Subscriptions for the six-show series range from $235 to $350. Subscriptions for a five-show package including every show except “Elvis Lives” range from $190 to $295. A four-show package including every show except “Elvis Lives” and “West Side Story” is available for prices ranging from $145 to $230. Subscribers enjoy exclusive benefits, including a guarantee of the same great seats to each season show and the option to renew those seats from year to

year. In addition, subscribers receive special ticket offers and the chance to purchase tickets to added shows before the general public. Tickets are mailed prior to the performance to avoid box office lines, and lost ticket insurance is included at no additional charge for subscribers. Ticket information: Single tickets for all Broadway in Charleston shows will go on sale Friday, Sept. 6 at 10 a.m. Clay Center members with performance benefits can purchase single tickets before the general public at an exclusive presale on Friday, August 23. To become a member and take advantage of this special perk, visit www.theclaycenter.org/membership or call 304-561-3521. In person: Box office hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. By phone: Call 304-561-3570 during regular box office hours. Online: Visit www.theclaycenter.org to submit an online order form.


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The Cabell Standard FORGET FROM PAGE 1 married 21-year-old in a foreign country. He remembers firing 24pound mortar shells at enemy soldiers. Most of all, he remembers what it was like to fight for his country and his life. “I got drafted in 1951 and spent the winter there,” Dillon said. “Me and my wife had just gotten married.” The 84-year-old recalled the day he left her to serve his country. “It wasn’t easy,” he said. “I caught a train in Huntington at about 3 a.m.” Dillon continued, “When you leave, you don’t know if you’re coming back.” The young soldier finished his training in Kentucky and left for the war in Korea. The fear of the unknown quickly became a reality for the newlywed. On the way to Korea, a storm hit the Pacific Ocean where Dillon and other fellow soldiers were. “We were just kids, and I was scared,” he said. “Water came over the sides and we had to close all the port holes.” But Dillon’s unit made it to shore. The next 20 months would prove to be even scarier for the soldier. “We moved to some rough spots like Heart Break Ridge and the Punch Bowl,” he said. “I protected the line with a 4.2 mortar gun.” Dillon continued, “We fired it 24-hours-a-day.” The sound of its blasts was eardrum-shattering. Yet, for the soldier and his unit, it soon became second nature. The weapon itself was dangerous. At any moment, a misfire could spell inevitable

tragedy for Dillon and his unit. At any moment, enemy soldiers could have infiltrated the men and ambushed them. But they didn’t. Dillon suffered no injuries. However, he watched fellow soldiers being carried away on gurneys and medical transport vehicles. The war claimed the lives of more than 36,000 US soldiers. But the soldier from Milton escaped unharmed. ‘Til this day, he wonders “Why not me?” “I often wonder why I got to come back home - I was fortunate - the good Lord has a purpose and He was looking after me,” said Dillon. “I just think back to seeing people getting killed around you, and it never happens to you.” The fact he survived the war is miraculous, the veteran said. After fighting for nearly 20 months, the soldier finally arrived back to the states. A taxi cab drove him home to see his wife. “What a feeling just to get back home,” Dillon said. The two went on to raise a family. The local soldier held a variety of jobs and retired from SuperValu. Although more than 60 years have come and gone, memories and flashbacks of the war still flood Dillon’s mind. The sound of exploding mortar still rings in his ears. When asked how it makes him feel to have served his country in the Korean War, Dillon answered, “It makes you proud, but the sad part is we have these wars and kill people - I don’t believe in killing, but it was something we had to do.”

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Scholarship established in honor of former Air Force Test Pilot HUNTINGTON - Sara E. Brumbaugh of Kenova, W.Va., a Marshall University Yeager Scholar, is the first recipient of the Colonel Aaron C-Dot George Scholarship, established by the Marshall University Foundation in memory of the former United States Air Force test pilot. Brumbaugh is a graduate of Spring Valley High School and is pursuing her education in biomedical science and mathematics. Col. George was an adventurous person who knew and respected (Ret.) Brig. Gen. Chuck Yeager, the first pilot to break the sound barrier and a Lincoln County, W.Va., native. As a fighter test pilot, Col. George helped push the boundaries of manned flight to improve the perform-

ance and safety of U.S. fighter pilots. “The Honors College is very grateful for the financial support that this scholarship will provide a Yeager Scholar,” said Dr. Ronald J. Bieniek, dean of the Honors

College. “It is a wonderful way of honoring the legacy of Colonel George and contributions to aviation development at the edge of possibility.” The scholarship will cover the benefits available to Yeager Scholars, which includes tuition, fees, room and board, books, foreign travel and supplies. A George Scholarship recipient will be a full-time, undergraduate student who has been named a Yeager Scholar. The Yeager Scholars are selected through a rigorous screening process. The dean of the Honors College and the Society of Yeager Scholars board of directors will be charged with selecting the students and renewing the award, in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Assistance.

Fruth Pharmacy recognizes National Immunization Awareness Month POINT PLEASANT, WV - Fruth Pharmacy would like to inform the public that August is National Immunization Awareness Month. Serious diseases such as influenza, tetanus, whooping cough, shingles, hepatitis A & B, and pneumococcal diseases can oftentimes be prevented by immunization. The United States has been able to achieve high immunization rates in children for needed vac-

cines; however, adult rates for getting needed immunizations are very low. It is estimated only 1330% of adults receive the proper immunizations. Under the Affordable Care Act, many preventive services, including recommended adult vaccines, may now be covered by patient health insurance policies without any deductibles or coinsurance. For a schedule of adult immunization recommendations from

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up Jack all the time," Wallace laughed. "He never beat up on me!" Black pointed out. Shy asked, "Isn't Bob the one who threw his bicycle off the bridge?" Ball smiled at the guys, "We had some fun growing up, didn't we?" It's that kind of camaraderie and friendship that draws them to McDonalds every morning. "I love the fellowship with these guys and the VFW," said

Ball. "I remember when we used to have only seven or eight members, but Dave helped in it and we average about 36 to 38, now." Toward the end of their morning session the men spoke about the new generation and how important it is for young men and women to remember the sacrifices made for their freedom. The guys agree the service they did decades ago should never be forgotten nor should the soldiers, who gave their lives - all in the name of freedom.

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They are Never Forgotten Most call veterans like James “Floyd” Hughes, Robert “Bob” Ball and Winfred Dillon “Heroes.” The three men humbly agree that they are not. The veterans believe they were simply doing what they had been trained to do and serving their country. It’s often said that “War is hell.” To these men and many other Korean War veterans, it was and still is. Mental wars often ensue after the physical

battle. They may have risked their lives for others. They may have made it out alive. But this is the price they still pay. To the loved ones of those who never made it back home, a promise many veterans hold dear is found in the Bible: “Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends,” states John 15:13.

continued, "It's an honor for me to associate with people like Bob Ball and Dave Wallace because I realize what they have gone through." Moments after Toney spoke, a McDonalds worker approached the men and smiled. She offered them some fresh coffee and asked about their day. Black arrived to the table and began joking with Ball. The others joined in. "Jack and Bob grew up as neighbors, and Bob would beat

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Marshall University Dean’s List for Spring 2013 To make the dean’s list, students must have a 3.3 or above grade point average for a minimum of 12 hours. Those from Cabell County are as follows: BARBOURSVILLE: Tanya C Abbett Tyler G Alderman Kendra J Angus Chelsea R Bailey Destany D Bailey Johnna R Bailey Keith P Bailey Jonathan M Barnhouse Jonathan S Bartholomew Shannon T Bates Allyson L Bias Allyssa L Borak Megan R Bordman Alexander G Bush Rebekah S Carson Lyndsey P Carter Emily B Chapman Tineil B Chapman Jillian K Clark James S Coniff Benjamin T Corder Suzanna L Crews Katherine M Damron Kala M DeHart Tyler A Dial Kenneth A Dunn Adee M Elhamdani Samanda L Ferreyra Felix De Zane A Fleming Lauren E France Jason D Frazier Amy L Gill Mollie A Hamrick Emily E Harmon Cara C Harvey Andrea S Hensley Conner L Henson Haleigh G Hogue Jared M Holley Zachary T Jeffrey Leah C Kinker Anthony W Lawhon Tara H Linville Christopher M Lucas Joshua L Lycans Brianna M May Jessica D Maynard Johnathan M McCallister Zachary P Mickel Kali E Morton Karla A Moyers Shawna R Moyers Breanna R Nuesse Jordan M Osborne Joseph D Pemberton Megan E Perry Matthew T Phillips Stephanie L Pyles David N Ratliff Bethany P Rayburn Ashlee T Rowe Blaine A Rowe

Megan D Russell Sarah E Scarberry Mary H Scarbro Nicole E Scott Chelsea N Smith Stephanie A Smith Shelby E Spence Mary A Spurlock William M Stanley Taylor M Stephenson Tyler B Stewart Kristena I Stuart Zachary M Sturgill Meagan M Szekely Emily N Watson Abigail N Willis Matthew S Wiseman Jacob H Wolfe Amanda B Wood Megan D Wooten CULLODEN: Christian S Adams Justin A Brown Rachele B Burgess Tammy L Canterbury Carly T Cooper Frank J Hardin Olivia C Hope Chelsea N Miller Courtney P Newlin Joshua L O’Dell Amy J Pifer Kristina J Price Ashley M Reynolds Kaitlyn R Rhodes Chelsea D Setliff Hayley D Simokat Caitlyn M Skaggs Brittany D Smith Kaitlin M Smith Britni J Stiles Shannon Stowers GLENWOOD: Hannah M Ashworth Chad A Bodmer Blake T Kennedy Sherry L Kirwan Brittney E Smith HUNTINGTON: Casey R Adams Christopher N Adkins Eden E Adkins Emily R Adkins Garrett J Adkins Jessica L Adkins Berengere E Aitcheson-Walker Amber L Akers Zachary R Alderman Faisal A Aldhowaihi Rami R Alnawajha Leesah Al-qawasmi Suzann Al-Qawasmi Kara V Anderson John D Apgar Zachary Q Arbogast Anastasia A Artayet Kaytlin N Arthur Julie E Artrip

Kristen L Ashe Shane A Austin Timothy G Banks Joseph D Barbera Brandon T Barbour Tyler S Barker Christina M Baroniel Christopher H Bean Hannah E Begley Kaitlin N Beha Joseph D Bias Jennifer L Billups Krista P Black Melissa L Blackburn Caren A Blake Christa L Blake Cayce S Blankenship Christine C Blankenship Marisa L Blatt Tyler L Bledsoe Corey A Bodden Angela D Boggs Robert G Bordelon Hannah R Brewer Danielle N Brinkman Adam C Brooks James K Brooks Tara L Brown Andrea M Browning John R Bruce Lindsay A Bruce Kelsie E Brunty James L Brydie Ryan L Buck Phuong M Bui Catherine L Camp Carson G Campbell Mengying Cao Lindsay S Carr Caitlin L Cassidy Francisco J Cebrian Tornero Asher M Cerka Kristen A Chaffins Kayla V Chambers Cailin M Chatterton Ateeq U Chaudhry Sumaiya S Chaudhry Nicholas C Childers Eric W Christian John P Cicciaro Michael Circle Jonathan D Clagg Sarah G Conner Kimberly Conway Kathryn B Copeland Delbert K Cordle Amanda L Craft Brittany M Craft Shane L Craig Braxton K Crisp Joseph W Crowe Michael T Cummings Robert A Cummings Christopher R Cunningham Danielle N Darnulc Ashley M Davis Ginny A Davis Taylor S Davis

Tonya E Davis Tyler P Davis James S Decker Sean D DeLancey Anthony R Deskins Alyssa P Dodrill Nathan J Dominik Stephen R Dorsey Paul W Dransfeld Alysha K Drown Amanda N Duncan Megan S Edwards Seth M Edwards Laina D Egnor Kasey D Ellis Starling D Ellis Tara L Elswick Brianna C Emerson Joshua L Engelbrecht Kendra N Eplion Andrew J Ernest Justin D Erwin Matthew N Eskew Nima Esmaili Mokaram Roger L Estep Victoria L Evans Amy M Fields Rebekah L Finlay Vanity B Finley Katelyn E Fletcher Lia J Foster Stratius G Fotos Cory M Frazier Samuel S Frazier Julia R Freitag Jia Yi Fu Nicholas J Fulford Ellen C Fure Erica L Gallimore Michael P Gallimore Julia E Galloway Xiangping Gao Megan E Garrett Ana M Gaston Christina R Gayheart Jessica L Gee Alicia G Ghiz Brittany T Gibson Natasha E Glass Sarah G Glover Eric A Goble Amanda J Godbey Taylor M Goings-Damron Brenda D Gordon Tyler L Gossett Chelsea T Grant Joseph P Graybeal Nicholas A Graybeal Daniel S Green Keri D Gregory Shannon M Grener Amogh R Gudivada Meinong Guo Benjamin O Haer Yejin Han Brittany L Hann Jason R Hanshaw Brandon A Harless

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CONTINUED FROM PAGE 6 Carrie A Maynard James D Maynard Vincent M Mays Jerry N McComis Briana V McCoy Kevin C McDaniel Katelyn B McGuffin John F McMahon Tammy L McNair Collin C Meadows Bryan M Means Leah S Midkiff Britany J Miller Madeline R Miller Jeongbae Min Zackery W Minger Dakota J Mohr Christopher B Moncer Deborah M Moore Jakki R Moore Merideth N Moore Alexandra L Moss Melanie R Munson Moriah N Myers Yunjin Nam Andrew G Navy James A Naylor Shelley R Naylor Seth A Nichols Amanda G Nielsen Jennifer A Niemann Vera Niemeyer Sean B Nine Michael Norton Jacqueline S Nottingham Colin J Oakley Schyler R O’Connor Matthew A O’Neal Dana Oppinger Savanna M Osburn Stephanie A Packer Daniella N Parent Alexander N Parlock Zane A Parsley Minal J Patel Mary C Pauley Caroline M Pavlic Nicole K Peckens Jeffery M Pennington Alexander C Perdue Jaclyn R Perry Eric R Persons Kallel T Peterson Taylor E Pitkin Mariana V Pittore Rodney B Platthy Aaron N Preece Deborah L Preston Joseph V Prino

Autum T Queen Leonard J Quiggle Alexandria L Rahal Christine E Raines Samuel C Ransbottom Ashley D Reed Thomas E Reynolds Amanda K Richards Lauren A Riddle Anthony M Robateau Jennifer R Roberts Christina M Rodes Joshua A Ross Stacey R Rowe Travis B Roy Utku B Sakarya James M Salters Justin N Sammons Sara F Sang Amy Y Sanns Felicia A Scheidler Joshua C Schreier Jasmine B Scott Jessica M Scott Kaylin E Searles Isaac A Senior Richard A Sexton Mary T Sharp Adam C Shaver Karl G Shaver Stephen S Shimp Charles M Shockley Evan S Shoemaker Bennet J Siffrin Brittany D Sigmon Korakot Simsiriwong Dixie L Sisson Gerald A Smith Jessica N Smith Matthew M Smith Morgan S Smith Michael S Sperry Catherine E Stacks Matthew R Stamper Brandon A Stanley Evan T Stanley Veronica J Stanley Elizabeth M Stapleton Samantha J Stapleton Patrick V Starner Kristen L Stephens Rebecca A Stephens Joshaua N Stephenson Sarah N Stephenson Brian A Stilgenbauer Joshua L Stoll Meredith S Stone Kara B Swanson Hayli J Swartz

Sayumi Tanaka Ashley E Taylor Jonathan E Taylor Christopher A Thevenin Elizabeth S Thompson Kyle A Thompson Preston A Thompson Jordan M Toppins Jason E Trador Jacob N Turley Jennifer L Vance Nicholas A Vassar Maria Voscekova Tanner V Wall Brandon D Walters Emily L Walton Christina L Ward David W Ward Lucy J Ward Phillip S Watkins Christopher K Weed Kari D Wenck Amanda L West Ryan S West Travis S West Robert E White Stephen P Wick Meredith G Wilcher Corie B Willett Casey C Williamson Daniel B Wilson Hannah M Wilson Justin A Wilson Lyndsay A Wilson Sydney E Wilson Alexandria N Withrow Katherine E Wolfe Megan E Wolford Kaitlyn N Wood Abigail M Woods Di Wu Melissa N Wyrick Ying Xiang Zayyad M Yakubu Jun Yamamoto Mazen N Younis Lee E Yuchniuk Zeeshan Zaheer Dominika Zaprazna Kristen L Zban Dana F Zeid Yasmine Zeid Liuyang Zhang Qi Zhang Xinyue Zhang Taylor N McNeel LESAGE: Brandielon L McFann Ethan T Merritt

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David Payne Sr. Column by David Payne Sr. davidpayne@theputnamstandard.com

I was three when I fished for the first time. It was at Little Left Hand Creek in Roane County. My uncle had some hooks, a redand-white plastic bobber and some line. Why there was no rod, I don't know. You don't ponder those questions during your toddler years. But, of course, that's all we needed. There were naturally trees everywhere and a switch, which at some other time might have been lashing my backside in retribution for some offense, was

cut to serve as a pole. He turned over some rocks. Beneath them, were worms, which he crammed into an empty assorted-hook tin. He tied one end of the line to the switch. He tied a hook to the other end of the line and impaled a worm upon it. It wasn't long before the bobber was dancing about on the surface and I jerked up on the switch and brought only a half worm to the surface. I remember his instruction very clearly “don't jerk the line until the bobber goes underwater.” Eventually I did catch a fish and I have a very clear memory of that fish. It had bulging red eyes and I remember it being very white, although it was probably a rock bass and light green. I remember well my excitement at catching it and how much I wanted to eat it, but was persuaded to throw it back because it was so small. When my children were old enough to fish, I gave them rods. The kind of rods fathers usually buy their children, my daughter's was Barbie and my son's was Spiderman themed. They are so close in age (only 10 months, four days apart in age) that they took

their first fishing trip together. Simple bait fishing, with nothing but a stick, line and hook, however, was an experience my 11-year-old son had never had until recently when I had the idea to make a fishing kit based on George Washington's. It was a simple, oval shaped container with some line and hooks inside. Washington, who always had nice stuff, had his fishing kit imported from England. Me, I used a Cloverine salve can and hemp line. I did make some authentic wire hooks, but since it takes forever to for me to make them, I put modern hooks in the kit. Unlike my uncle, I didn't spend my time turning over rocks. There is a much better way to find worms in a forest, just brush away leaves with your feet and pick up the worms that are at the top of the soil eating the leaf litter. We had a half-dozen worms within a couple of minutes. There is a good description of how Americans fished back in the frontier and post-frontier days and I am somewhat ashamed that I cannot remember the title, but it was written in the 1850s, I believe, by a man who took a fishing trip with some buddies to the

Blackwater River in Tucker County. They had a fishing kit like Washington’s and cut their poles at the edge of the stream. They – and Washington as well – had two types of line, a heavy line which comprised most of the fishing line and silk line, which they used as a leader for the hook. I have yet to find silk thread anywhere, so we tied the relativelyheavy hemp cord to the hook and had much success with live bait. Usually, when we fish, he wants to jump in the water and swim. I usually let him, but this day, he was having a blast just fishing and stayed dry. We've had several fishing trips like this since. Back in the day before modern tackle, fishing was up close and personal and if you wanted to get farther out and use more line, you had to have a longer pole. I tried this, but the longer the pole was the more unwieldy it was, which is probably why when you did start seeing long poles in the mid 19th Century (at least in America), they were bamboo. I tried to find bamboo cane poles at various stores, which is what we really needed, but had no luck finding one. So, when little David and I were canoeing up the Elk

River from my parents' house and saw a grove of bamboo growing wild on a forested bank, he was practically begging me to paddle over and cut a pole for him, which I did. The couple of fishing trips, David used the bamboo pole, which was so light and easy compared to what we had been using, it was easy for me to understand why anglers flocked to them when they became affordable in the late 19th Century. Last week, little David eventually tired of fishing and we started looking at rocks along the stream bank. I found a piece of flint and showed him how stone-age folks made knives and arrowheads of it. I found a piece of sandstone that had a trilobite fossil in it and I told David about the last time I found a trilobite – I was 10 years old. David started throwing rocks in the creek again and I soon looked down and realized that the trilobite fossil was gone. It was among the rocks that David was blindly throwing and now laying at the bottom of the stream. I wonder if someday he'll tell the story of the 300-million-yearold trilobite that got away.

Outdoors Roundup The white bass is one of my favorite fish. They don't grow as large as black bass (such as largemouth), but they are very, very scrappy and good fighters. They are also good eating. Some of my most memorable fishing experiences have been fishing in a school of feeding white bass. You can literally catch a fish every other cast for hours. White bass usually stack up just below dams or at the mouths of creeks, or wherever they find someplace to gorge themselves

on shad. What you look for when you want to find white bass are gizzard shad, which make up a large part of the white-bass diet. At times, white bass feed very selectively on the shad, especially when large numbers of shad are migrating. Schools of gizzard shad are very easy to spot, often they are near enough to the surface that you can see them. You can also often see a flash of reflected sunlight off the occasional shad. I saw a reference in a book to

how the 18th Century Mountain State frontier scouts (my ancestor Adam O'Brien was one) and trappers walked with their eyes constantly scouring the ground in front of them. Back in the day, they would have looked for broken twigs, moccasin prints or other signs of an earlier human presence, but they would certainly have been looking for snakes and other dangers as well. I started doing that when I was a teenager and it's served me well over the years. It's kept me out of many yellow-jacket nests, though I've never – fingers crossed – been in a situation where I would have stepped on a venomous snake otherwise, but it could. When I was a boy, I had a severe allergy to insect stings and since I was, as it seemed at the time, constantly mowing or weed-eating something, I was always on the lookout for yellow jackets. If you keep your eyes peeled, they are easy to spot long before you are close enough to get stung. If you're cutting tall grass with a weedeater, you'll see thousands of insects flying all over the place and it might seem difficult to spot one particular insect from a distance, especially when you have

wasps, etc. congregating in the tall grass to drink dew. However, you don't need to actually be looking for yellow jackets themselves, just their pattern. While other insects rove to and fro, yellow jackets have very specific patterns. Even though there might be thousands of flying insects moving in thousands of different ways around and above the tall grass, the human brain is capable of picking out yellow jackets easily – if it knows what to look for and you listen to what the subconscious has to say. If you've ever sat and watched yellow jackets leaving a nest, they do so in a very predictable way. They typically leave the nest at the same angle (usually, a steep one) and at a predictable frequency (say, every three or four seconds – it will vary depending on how big the nest is). So when your brain looks at these thousands of flying insects flying in all sort of directions, ways and speeds, it sees that as chaos, but sees the pattern of yellow jackets leaving the nest as order within the chaos and if it recognizes that as danger, you're attention will be drawn to it.

Maybe this doesn't work for everybody, but it has certainly helped me over the years. Plastic resealable bags are a godsend for fishermen and boaters. I've been using them for years to waterproof various things while on the water. I recently had the idea to put my wallet in one while I'm on the water. I say “plastic resealable bags,” instead of the trademarked, but commonly referred to name that starts with “Zip” and ends with “loc,” upon a very specific request from the Johnson and Johnson Company. Back in 1999, I wrote a column where I mentioned freezing squirrels in a “ziploc” bag. I got a letter from “Marilyn Blood” I promise I didn't make that up – requesting that I cease using the word, but instead use the word “plastic, resealable bag.” The letter was enclosed in a Ziploc bag – I can use that word since it was one of their bags. This was in the days before newspapers were on the Internet and ours certainly wasn't. They actually had people whose job it was to scour newspapers from around the country looking for any incorrect reference to their trademark. I found it hilarious.


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School: CABELL MIDLAND HIGH Class: AAA City: Ona County: Cabell Superintendent: William Smith Principal: David M. Tackett Assistant Principal: David Hetzer, Kelly Daniels, Lloyd McGuffin, Justin Bogg, Robert St.Clair Athletic Director: Jack DeFazio Head Coach: Luke Salmons Assistant Coaches: Matt Altomata, Jeff Parsons, Dewey Ballengee, Terry Smith, Kevin Crouse, Tim Beech, Donald Jones, Blake Preece, Nick Watts, Trainers: Brett Pauley, Nick Dailey Cheerleading Coaches: Taylor Childers, Rhonda Patrick, Danielle Messinger Cheerleaders: Nickname: Knights Band Director: Tim James Team Doctor: Dr. Mitch Shaver, Dr. Ross Patton Managers: Statistician: Dennis Ball Video: Paul Adkins

CABELL MIDLAND Senior Football Schedule 08/29/13 07:30PM 09/06/13 07:30PM 09/13/13 07:30PM 09/20/13 07:30PM 09/27/13 07:30PM 10/04/13 07:30PM 10/11/13 07:30PM 10/18/13 07:30PM 10/25/13 07:30PM

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RIVERSIDE WINFIELD PARKERSBURG HUNTINGTON HURRICANE WOODROW WILSON CAPITAL GEORGE WASHINGTON SPRING VALLEY

CABELL MIDLAND Senior Soccer Boys Schedule 08/24/13 11:00AM 08/27/13 07:00PM 08/31/13 10:00AM 09/03/13 07:00PM 09/05/13 07:00PM 09/07/13 01:00PM 09/10/13 06:30PM 09/14/13 11:00AM 09/17/13 07:30PM 09/19/13 06:30PM 09/21/13 11:00AM 09/24/13 06:00PM 09/26/13 06:30PM 10/01/13 07:00PM 10/03/13 07:00PM 10/05/13 11:00AM 10/08/13 05:30PM 10/10/13 07:00PM 10/17/13 06:30PM 10/21/13 07:00PM

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ASHLAND BLAZER, KY H.S. PARKERSBURG SAINT JOSEPH CENTRAL RIPLEY PRINCETON GEORGE WASHINGTON RIVERSIDE WOODROW WILSON CAPITAL NITRO WINFIELD SPRING VALLEY SOUTH CHARLESTON HUNTINGTON HURRICANE BOYD CO., KY H.S. ST. ALBANS MSAC TOURNAMENT CROSS LANES CHRISTIAN SECTION TOURNAMENT

CABELL MIDLAND Senior Soccer Girls Schedule 08/23/13 06:00PM 08/24/13 12:00PM 08/27/13 06:00PM 08/29/13 07:00PM 09/03/13 06:00PM 09/05/13 07:00PM 09/07/13 10:00AM 09/10/13 05:30PM 09/12/13 06:00PM 09/14/13 12:00PM 09/17/13 07:00PM 09/19/13 07:00PM 09/21/13 11:00AM 09/24/13 06:00PM 09/26/13 06:00PM 10/01/13 06:00PM 10/03/13 06:00PM 10/08/13 07:00PM 10/10/13 06:00PM 10/12/13 12:00PM 10/21/13 06:00PM

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POCA SCOTT PARKERSBURG SHADY SPRING RIPLEY PRINCETON GEORGE WASHINGTON RIVERSIDE LINCOLN COUNTY WOODROW WILSON CAPITAL NITRO WINFIELD SPRING VALLEY SOUTH CHARLESTON HUNTINGTON HURRICANE ST. ALBANS ASHLAND BLAZER, KY H.S. MSAC TOURNAMENT SECTION TOURNAMENT

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Good Luck on your 2013 Season!


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Hurricane High School Fall Sports Schedules HURRICANE Senior Volleyball Schedule

HURRICANE Senior Football Roster Name Grade Jesse Barker 12 Jared Zickafoose 11 Alex Wolford 12 Brandon Ford 11 Brian McCoy 10 Luke Browne 11 Blake Stover 10 Keaton Hendricks 10 Matthew Cooper 11 Justin Taylor 10 Jon Hensley 12 Dylan Tinsley 11 Bradley Haynes 12 Alex Lucas 11 Koren Hamrick 10 Jacob Hendricks 10 Jacob Evans 11 Jeremy Francis 12 Josh Petry 11 Braden Stewart 10 Zach Pate 12 Bailey Rose 10 Caperton Humphreys 10 Zachary Fitzsimmons 12 James Kuehn 11 Jonathan Francis 12 Curtis Grant 10 Dylan Kimble 11 Jaret Brown 10 Nick Kirby 12 Brandon Johnson 10 Conner Mynes 10 William Rhodes 10 Samuel Donathan 10 Bradley Hodges 11 Austin Ballard` 10 Jacob Stiltner 10 Tyson Edwards 12 John Johnson 12 Alexander Cummings 12 Chase Ross 11 Mitchell Fitzgerald 12 Kaleb Toler 11 Michael McCracken 12 Lawrence Roberts 10 Connor Cunningham 11 Colton O.Brien 12 Dakota Carr 11 Spencer Turley 10 Alec Hayes 11 Matthew Spradling 11 Donald Finley 11 Mitchell Daniels 10 Chris Brown 11 Caleb Doak 10 Andrew Mobley 10 Davin Maynard 10 Tanner McCallister 12 Mitchell Myers 12 Brian Hughes 11 Henry Sorsaia 12

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Wesley R. Allen Licensed Director

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HURRICANE Senior Soccer Girls Schedule H A H H A A H A H H H A H A H A H H A

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Hurricane High School Fall Sports Schedules HURRICANE Senior Football Schedule 08/30/13 07:30PM 09/06/13 07:30PM 09/13/13 07:30PM 09/20/13 07:30PM 09/27/13 07:30PM 10/11/13 07:30PM 10/18/13 07:30PM 10/25/13 07:30PM 11/01/13 07:30PM 11/08/13 07:30PM

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HUNTINGTON NITRO RIVERSIDE PRINCETON CABELL MIDLAND GEORGE WASHINGTON ST. ALBANS WINFIELD CAPITAL SPRING VALLEY

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HURRICANE Senior Soccer Boys Schedule 08/24/13 11:00PM 08/27/13 05:30PM 08/29/13 05:00PM 09/03/13 05:30PM 09/05/13 06:00PM 09/07/13 05:30PM 09/10/13 05:00PM 09/12/13 05:00PM 09/17/13 05:00PM 09/19/13 05:00PM 09/21/13 11:00AM 09/24/13 05:00PM 09/26/13 05:00PM 10/01/13 05:00PM 10/03/13 05:00PM 10/08/13 05:00PM 10/12/13 05:00PM 10/12/13 05:00PM 10/15/13 06:00PM 10/16/13 06:00PM 10/16/13 06:00PM

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TEAYS VALLEY CHRISTIAN CAPITAL WOODROW WILSON PARKERSBURG LINCOLN COUNTY RIPLEY PRINCETON RIVERSIDE GEORGE WASHINGTON SOUTH CHARLESTON SPRING VALLEY WINFIELD ST. ALBANS NITRO CABELL MIDLAND HUNTINGTON MSAC WAVERLY, OH H.S. CROSS LANES CHRISTIAN POINT PLEASANT POINT PLEASANT

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Quality for Everyone

School: HURRICANE Class: AAA City: Hurricane County: Putnam Superintendent: Chuck Hatfield Principal: Richard Campbell Assistant Principal: Ben Cobb , Dewana Hughes, Heather Hawes Athletic Director: Gary Eggleton Head Coach: Jeremy Taylor Assistant Coaches: Chuck Leadman, Greg Julian, Monk Collins, Rusty Sovine, Derek Moore, Teddy Stewart, Tim Spradling Trainers: Reggie Billups, Rick Meadows, Maggie Collins, Nicole Pierson, Corrie Long, Katelyn Coleman, Sierra Ramey Cheerleading Coaches: Tonya Pasley Cheerleaders: Jenna Chapman, Peyton Dean, Briana Talbott, Taneisha Sturdavent, Leah Nicely, Maddy Boster, Lauren Shaffer, Andi Hess, Taylor Ford, Daria Seccurro, Bailey Curry, Lauren Rainey, Tina Taylor, Bently Scarbro, Kristen Mullins Nickname: Redskins Band Director: Sam Leffingwell Team Doctor: John Neville, Tony Erwin Video: Kevin Fields, Shawn Daly, Jon Donathon

Poca High School Fall Sports Schedules POCA Senior Golf Schedule 08/09/13 08:30AM

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LEWISBURG ELKS HS INVITATIONAL PARKERSBURG HS INVITATIONAL SCOTT WINFIELD CAPITAL CITY CLASSIC CABELL MIDLAND BUFFALO SCOTT HURRICANE CHAPMANVILLE CARDINNAL CONFERENCE MATCH CHARLESTON CATHOLIC

POCA Senior Football Schedule 08/30/13 07:30PM 09/06/13 07:30PM 09/13/13 07:30PM 09/20/13 07:30PM 09/27/13 07:30PM 10/04/13 07:30PM 10/17/13 07:30PM 10/25/13 07:30PM 11/01/13 07:30PM 11/08/13 07:30PM

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NITRO NICHOLAS COUNTY BUFFALO CHAPMANVILLE SCOTT HERBERT HOOVER MINGO CENTRAL WAYNE SISSONVILLE TOLSIA

POCA Senior Soccer Girls Schedule 08/23/13 06:00PM 08/24/13 12:00AM 08/27/13 06:30PM 08/29/13 07:00PM 08/31/13 12:00AM 09/02/13 06:00PM 09/05/13 06:30PM 09/07/13 12:00AM 09/09/13 06:00PM 09/10/13 07:00PM 09/12/13 06:30PM 09/17/13 07:00PM 09/19/13 07:00PM 09/24/13 06:00PM 09/26/13 07:00PM 10/01/13 05:30PM 10/03/13 06:00PM 10/08/13 07:00PM 10/15/13 07:00PM 10/17/13 06:30PM

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CABELL MIDLAND RIPLEY SHERMAN HERBERT HOOVER RIVERSIDE CHARLESTON CATHOLIC PIKEVIEW SCOTT CAPITAL SHADY SPRING SISSONVILLE SCOTT LINCOLN MINGO CENTRAL SHADY SPRING CROSS LANES CHRISTIAN HERBERT HOOVER HUNTINGTON ST. JOSEPH RAVENSWOOD POINT PLEASANT

POCA Senior Football Roster Winfield Generals Roster was unavailable at print time. School: POCA Class: AA City: Poca County: Putnam Superintendent: Harold Hatfield Principal: Vic Donalson Assistant Principal: Patricia Burlingame Athletic Director: Rex Nelson Head Coach: Bob Lemley Assistant Coaches: Ryan Bailey, Bob Gobel, Jim Sovine, Jay Wilkinson, Kyle Smith Trainers: Joshua Craigo Cheerleading Coaches: Tiffani Smith Cheerleaders: Nickname: The Dots Band Director: Bob Carroll Team Doctor: Dr.. Nathaniel Majoris, Holzer Clinic Managers: Statistician: Brent Raynes Video: Tim Ruikert


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Winfield Generals Fall Sports Schedules WINFIELD Senior Football Roster Winfield Generals Roster was unavailable at print time. School: WINFIELD Class: AAA City: Winfield County: Putnam Superintendent: Harold L. Hatfield Principal: Bruce McGrew Assistant Principal: David Harper, Sara Welch Athletic Director: Will Isaacs Head Coach: Craig Snyder Assistant Coaches: Jeremy Dosier, Wayne Pritt, Pat Clark, Don Bower, Will Watkins Trainers: Mike Gibson Cheerleading Coaches: Mary Jane Anderson Cheerleaders: Nickname: Generals Band Director: Geary Jack

WINFIELD Senior Football Schedule 08/30/13 07:30PM 09/06/13 07:30PM 09/13/13 07:30PM 10/04/13 07:30PM 10/11/13 07:30PM 10/18/13 07:30PM 10/25/13 07:30PM 11/01/13 07:30PM 10/08/13 07:30PM

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WINFIELD Senior Volleyball Schedule 08/27/13 05:30PM 08/28/13 05:30PM 09/03/13 05:30PM CHARLESTON 09/10/13 05:30PM 09/14/13 09:00AM 09/17/13 06:00PM 09/19/13 05:30PM 09/26/13 06:00PM 09/28/13 09:00AM 10/01/13 05:30PM 10/05/13 09:00AM 10/08/13 06:00PM 10/15/13 05:30PM 10/17/13 05:30PM 10/19/13 09:00AM 10/22/13 04:30PM 10/24/13 05:00PM 10/26/13 09:00AM 10/29/13 05:30PM 11/02/13 09:00AM

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WINFIELD Senior Soccer Girls Schedule 08/23/13 06:00PM 08/24/13 12:00PM 08/27/13 06:30PM 08/29/13 06:00PM 08/31/13 02:00PM 09/03/13 06:00PM 09/05/13 05:30PM 09/07/13 12:00PM 09/10/13 06:00PM 09/17/13 06:00PM 09/19/13 05:30PM 09/21/13 12:00PM 09/24/13 05:30PM 09/26/13 05:30PM 10/01/13 05:30PM 10/03/13 06:00PM 10/05/13 12:00PM 10/08/13 05:00PM 10/12/13 12:00PM 10/19/13 02:00PM

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BROOKE WHEELING PARK RIPLEY PRINCETON WASHINGTON GEORGE WASHINGTON RIVERSIDE CAPITAL WOODROW WILSON PARKERSBURG HUNTINGTON CABELL MIDLAND HURRICANE NITRO ST. ALBANS SPRING VALLEY MORGANTOWN SOUTH CHARLESTON MSAC TOURNAMENT PARKERSBURG SOUTH

WINFIELD Senior Soccer Boys Schedule 08/27/13 06:00PM 08/29/13 05:30PM 08/31/13 11:00AM 09/03/13 06:00PM 09/05/13 05:30PM 09/07/13 12:00PM 09/10/13 05:30PM 09/12/13 06:00PM 09/17/13 05:30PM 09/19/13 05:15PM 09/21/13 12:00PM 09/24/13 05:00PM 09/26/13 05:30PM 09/28/13 12:00PM 10/01/13 05:30PM 10/03/13 06:00PM 10/05/13 12:00PM 10/08/13 06:00PM 10/10/13 12:00PM 10/15/13 05:30PM

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Main Office 2761 Main Street, Hurricane

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Interstate Office 300 Hurricane Rd. Hurricane, WV 25526 304-562-9005 • 304-562-7092 (fax)

Loan Center Office 2761 Main Street Hurricane, WV 25526 304-562-5055 • 304-562-9109 (fax)

Valley Office 3058 Mount Vernon Rd. Scott Depot, WV 25560 304-757-2477 • 304-757-2503 (fax)


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Time For Service

Time For Ser vice ~ Area Church Services ~

All Saints Anglican Church All Saints Anglican Church now meets at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 3043 Washington Boulevard, Huntington, WV at 2:30 in the afternoon. Fr. Mark Goldman, Priest-inCharge. www.allsaintsanglicanchurch.or g. Everyone welcome! Barboursville First United Methodist Church - Corner of Main and Water Streets, Barboursville, WV. Phone 304-7366251. Website www.gbgm-umc.org/bfumcwv/. Each Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School (Nursery provided); 11:00 a.m. Worship Service. Rev. Judy Fisher, Pastor. Trina Smith, Music Director, Becky Baldwin, Organist. Barker Ridge United Baptist Church - Ona, WV, 25545. Pastor - Rev. Roger Smathers. Services – Sunday School 10 a.m.; Sunday Worship 11 a.m.; Evening services Wednesday and Sunday 7 p.m. Bethel Baptist Church - 1033 Shaw Ave., Milton, WV. David Taylor, Pastor. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Morning Worship 11 a.m.; Evening Service 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Service 7 p.m. Bible Study. Youth Service: Last Sunday of month, 7 p.m., Brook Lunsford & Dale Vickers, Youth Leaders. Beulah Ann Missionary Baptist Church - Howell’s Mill Road, Ona. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Sunday Morning Worship and Children’s Church 11 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship, Children's Church, and Youth Meeting 7 pm; Wednesday Prayer Meeting, Children's Church, and Youth Meeting 7 pm. Pastor Paul R. Meadows., Phone 304-743-5854. Web site: beulahann.org. Bias UBI Church - Dry Ridge Road, Milton, WV. Ronnie Brown, Pastor. Services – Sunday School 10 a.m.; Sunday Worship 11 a.m.; Sunday evening service at 7 p.m.; Wednesday evening service at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome. Bowen Ridge Church - Green Valley Rd., Huntington, WV. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Sunday Evening Service 7 p.m.; Wednesday Prayer Service 7 p.m.; Saturday Live Broadcast Service on 107.9 WEMM Radio 7 p.m. Pastor Jesse Lacy. Home - 304522-1128; Church – 304-5294855. Chestnut Grove Independent Baptist Church - Dry Ridge

Road, Milton. Sunday School 10 a.m., Sunday Morning Worship 11 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship 7 p.m. Wednesday Worship 7 p.m.; Wednesday night Kids 4 Truth Program, 7 p.m. Pastor, Mark Hesson. Phone 304-562-9448. Church in the Valley - The Church in the Valley, located at 1173 James River Turnpike, Milton, has Sunday School at 10 a.m. Sunday morning worship begins at 11 a.m. (nursery provided). Sunday evening worship begins at 6 p.m. Children and Youth meet Sunday evening at 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study begins at 7 p.m. Ron Page, Interim Pastor. Church phone 304-7434500. Everyone is welcome. Community Holiness Church Ohio River Road, Lesage, WV, 25537. Sunday School 10:00 a.m.; Morning service 11:00 a.m.; Evening service 6:00 p.m. Wednesday – 6 p.m. Pastor: Hewlett Trogdon. Community of Grace United Methodist Church - 225 28th Street (corner 3rd Ave. & 28th St.), Huntington, WV 25702. Phone 304-525-3581. Pastor: Rev. Steven B. Hamrick; Associate Pastor: Rev. Keith Leap; Youth Director: Josh Webb. Times of Services: Sunday Early Worship in Chapel 8:30 a.m.; Coffee Fellowship 9:15 – 10:00 a.m.; Sunday Worship – Sanctuary 10:00 a.m.; Sunday School 9:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.; Sunday Youth Meeting 5:00 p.m.; Wednesday Bible Studies 1:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. (with snack supper). Cooper Independent Church Cooper Ridge Road, Milton, WV 25541. Pastor – Dale Henson. Sunday morning – 10:00 a.m.; Sunday evening – 6:00 p.m.; Wednesday evening – 7:00 p.m. “Come, worship with us” Everyone welcome. Evergreen Hills Independent Fundamental Missionary Baptist Church - 435 Heavens Hill Drive (Rt 60 to Lee’s Creek Road) Culloden. Pastor, Doug Bragg. Service Times: Sunday School 10 a.m.; Worship 11 a.m.; Sunday night Youth Fellowship 6 p.m.; Adult worship 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Youth & Adults 6:30 p.m. worship service. Church: 743-8447 or for Bus service. Pastor: 743-8055. Everyone welcome. Gateway Christian Church Weekly Sunday Evening Service at 6 p.m. Valley Park, Hurricane, WV. Adult & Children’s Ministry available. For more information

please call 304-727-8919 or visit www.gatewaychurch.net. Senior Minister: Dave Stauffer. LOVE GOD – LOVE PEOPLE – SERVE. Glad Tidings Assembly of God 121 Mill Road, Hurricane, WV 25526. Sunday Morning Adult & Children’s Services, 10:30 a.m. Sunday Evening Prayer Service, 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Evening Service, 7:00 p.m. Pastor: Rebekah Jarrell. Phone: (304) 5623074. Email: gtagwv@gmail.com www.gladtidingswv.org. Good Hope Baptist Church Kilgore Creek Road, Milton. Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Sunday night 6 p.m.; Wednesday evening 7 p.m. Everyone welcome. Pastor: Chad Clark. Greenbottom Missionary Baptist Church - 8110 Ohio River Road, Lesage, WV, 25537. Pastor David Blake. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Morning Worship 11 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship 6 p.m.; Wednesday Evening Worship 7 p.m. Phone 304-416-1164 or 304-762-2651. Hall's Chapel E.U.B. Independent Church - Hall's Chapel EUB Independent Church of 4166 Blue Sulphur Road, Ona, WV is having services on Sunday @ 10am and 6pm and on Thursdays @ 7pm. Millard Morrison, Pastor. Everyone welcome! Highlawn Full Gospel Assembly Church - 2485 Fourth Avenue, Huntington, WV 25703. Sunday morning 10:00 a.m.; Sunday evening 6:00 p.m.; Wednesday 7:00 p.m. Lawrence Chapel Church - Left Fork of Barkers Ridge Road, Glenwood, WV. Sunday Morning Services 10 a.m.; Sunday Evening Services 7 p.m.; Wednesday Evening Services 7 p.m. Pastor – Mr. George Surgeon. Phone 304-762-2693. Everyone welcome. Lower Creek Methodist Church - Three miles out Newman’s Branch Road, Milton. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Morning worship 11 a.m.; Evening service 7 p.m.; Wednesday Bible Study and Youth Group 7:00 p.m. Pastor – Jeff Dailey. Everyone welcome.

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Stewart, Senior Pastor; Tracy Mills, Associate Pastor. Our Mission Statement: TO KNOW CHRIST AND TO MAKE HIM KNOWN. Sunday: 1st service 9:30 am - Contemporary - Nursery provided. Second service 11:00 am - Traditional - Nursery provided. Sunday evening 6:00 pm. Wednesday evening Bible Study 6:30 pm Nursery provided. Wednesday 7:30 pm -8:00 pm Milton Baptist Worship service on Website: miltonbaptistchurch.net. Anyone can access many items at any time on this site. Children's programs: Sunday 5:30 pm AWANA; 6:00 Youth. email...mltnbapt@verizon.net

Morning Worship 11 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship 6 p.m., Wednesday Evening Prayer Service 7 p.m. Pastor: Larry Saunders. Everyone welcome.

Milton Church of Christ - 1702 2nd Street. 304-743-8045. Sunday services: Bible Study 9:45 a.m.; Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.; Evening service 6:00 p.m. Wednesday – Bible Study 6 p.m. Minister – Bud Lucas.

Spurlock Creek Baptist Church - Spurlock Creek Road. Sunday Morning 10 a.m. Evenings: Tuesday & Friday 7 p.m. Pastor – Harvey Langdon (304-5762643).

Milton United Methodist Church - Milton United Methodist Church, corner of Smith & Church Streets, Milton. Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Traditional Service with nursery provided - Sunday at 11:00 a.m. Bible Study Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to come and be blessed to serve others. Pastor: Rev. Lynn Cartwright. Church Phone: 304-743-6461. Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church - Buff Creek Rd. Hurricane, WV. "Helping the hurt get out of the dirt". Service TimesSunday morning 10:00 am; Sunday eve. 6:00 pm; Wed. Eve Bible study 7:00 pm. Special meeting 4th Saturday each month at 7:00 pm. All area Churches welcome. Heaven is obtainable, Hell is avoidable. We still preach The Book, The Blood and, The Blessed Hope. Pastor Ernie Spence – 304-617-2752. Oak Hill UBI Church - 7243 Oak Hill Road, Lesage, WV, 25537. Pastor: James Jefferson. Morning Services: Sunday School 10 a.m.; Church 11 a.m. Evening Services: Wednesday 7:00; Youth Services 7:00 p.m. (Youth & Junior Youth Director – Dave Reynolds); Sunday evening 7:00 p.m.

Milton Apostolic Church - Milton Apostolic Church, 1502 West Main St. Milton. Sunday school every Sunday at 10 a.m., Sunday evening service at 6 p.m. and Thursday Bible study at 7 p.m.

Olive Missionary Baptist Church - 6286 Little Seven Mile Road, Huntington. Sunday school 9:55 a.m.; Sunday morning worship service 10:55 a.m.; Sunday evening service 7:00 p.m. Wednesday "Prayer Time and Bible Study" 7:00 p.m. AWANA Program 6:20 til 8:00 p.m. Wednesday evening, classes for two years old up through the 6th grades. Teens will help with the younger children. Gordon Rutherford, Pastor and Russ Browning, Assoc. Pastor/Youth Minister. PH: 304-736-6150.

Milton Baptist Church - Corner Church & Pike Street, Milton, WV 25541, 304-743-3461. Allen

Pleasant Valley Freewill Baptist - Fudges Creek Road, Ona, WV. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Sunday

River Cities Community Church - Rt 60/Eastern Heights Sunday morning 9:30 a.m./ 11:15 a.m. Wednesday service at 7:00 p.m. Pastor Larry Greene. Phone 304-736-8197. Sousanah FWB Church Charley Creek Road, Culloden. Sunday School 10:00 a.m.; Sunday Morning Worship 11:00 a.m.; Sunday Night Service 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Service 7:00 p.m.

Sunrise Temple Baptist Church - Prichard Road, Ona. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship 11 a.m.; Sunday evening service 6 p.m. Wednesday evening Bible Study at 7 p.m. Pastor Mark Finley and the congregation invite YOU to “Come, worship with us”. Everyone welcome. 26th St. Church of Christ - 101 26th Street, Huntington, WV. Sunday Bible Study: 9:45. Sunday Worship: 10:30 & 6:00. Wednesday: 7:00. Minister: Alan Cole. (304) 522-0717. Trace Fork Missionary Baptist Church - Rt 34, 10 miles south of Rt. 60 toward Hamlin, WV, on the right. Services are: Sunday School 10 a.m., Worship Service 11 a.m., Sunday Evening Service begins at 6 p.m.; Wednesday Evening Prayer and Worship Service also begins at 6 p.m. Pastor: Richard Jobe. Phone 304-743-5514. Union Baptist Church - 1295 James River Turnpike, Milton, WV, 25541, 304-743-0405. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Morning worship 11 am. (Nursery provided). Wednesday Bible Study and All Stars for Jesus 7:00 p.m. Youth Mid-High School Sunday and Wednesday 7:00 p.m. Over 203 years of service, serving the Lord. Come worship with us, out back Milton. Pastor: Charles R. (Rick) Watson. Zoar Missionary Baptist Church - 1955 Balls Gap Road, Milton, WV. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Sunday Morning Worship 11 a.m.; Sunday Evening Worship 7 p.m.; Wednesday Adult Bible Study 7 p.m.; Wednesday Zoar Baptist Youth for Christ (ZBY) 7 p.m. Phone 304-7434777.


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LONA RICE ASHWORTH Lona Rice Ashworth, 93, of Culloden, went to be with the Lord on August 9, 2013, in Lincoln Nursing and Rehabilitation. She was a lifelong member of Trace Fork Missionary Baptist Church. She is survived by her sons, Calvin of Hamlin, Wane of Ona, Barry of Culloden and Denny of Scott Depot; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sunday, August 11, at Trace Fork Missionary Church with Rev. Dickie Jobe officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Allen Funeral Home, Hurricane, was in charge of arrangements. Donations may be made to Trace Fork Cemetery, c/o James Landis, 3415 Whitten Ridge Rd., Milton, WV, 25541. Please visit www.allenfuneralhomewv.com to share memories and condolences.

EVELYN GOINS CURRY Evelyn Goins Curry, 86, of Barboursville, W.Va., passed away Monday, August 5, 2013, at Genesis Health Care, Hurricane, W.Va. She was born March 7, 1927, in Pikeville, Ky. Evelyn was a homemaker and attended 5th Avenue Baptist Church and most of all, a loving wife and mother. She was preceded in death by husband of 64 years, Fred Curry. Surviving sons are Terry Curry and his wife Marsha and Barry and his wife Pam; grandchildren, Matthew, Rebecca and Sarah Curry, Kim Taylor, Lori Grover and Jill Culuko; six greatgrandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Services were held Monday, August 12, 2013, at White Chapel Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel, Barboursville, with Rev. Barney Goins officiating. Cooke Funeral Home, Nitro, W.Va., assisted the Curry family.

CLARENCE JUNIOR DAVIS Clarence Junior Davis, 73, of Conway, S.C., died Aug. 6. Graveside services were held Monday, August 12 at Forest Me-

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KATHLEEN E. HARDESTY Kathleen E. Hardesty, 80, of Huntington, widow of Billy Ray Hardesty, died Wednesday, August 7, 2013, in St. Mary's Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Funeral services were conducted Monday, August 12, 2013, at Chapman's Mortuary, with Pastor Leo Skaggs officiating. Burial was in Oaklawn Memorial Park. She was born August 4, 1933, in Huntington a daughter of the late Jack Goodman and Mabel Estep Goodman. A grandchild also preceded her in death. Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Terry Blevins of Barboursville; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Phillip and Pat Hardesty of Ft. Lauderdale FL, Robert and Kathy Hardesty of Huntington, and Carl Hardesty of Bell Buckle, TN; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a half-brother, George Goodman; and a half-sister, Patty Chapman. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.chapmans-mortuary.com.

ARDIE BELL KEENER Ardie Bell Keener, 88 of Huntington, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord and her loved ones on Tuesday, August 6, 2013, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Funeral services were held on Friday, August 9 at Beard Mortuary with Rev. Heron Adkins officiating. Burial was in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. She was born December 6, 1924, in Huntington, W.Va., the daughter of the late James and Cora Gothard Dennison. She was a member of Fifth Avenue Free Will Baptist Church. She was a loving wife and mother to the late Roy B. Keener, her husband, and children, Donna Perea and Juno Michael Keener. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Nellie, Garnet and Ethel; brothers, Virgil, Luther, Billy, Raymond and Orville; two nieces, Lorine Perry and Sharon Chapman. She is survived by her nieces and nephews whom she dearly loved, Garnet Blake of Barboursville, W.Va., Esther Perry of Ona, W.Va., Carolyn Murphy of Barboursville, Sue Hensley of Ona; Iva Shaffer of Ona; Edna Neal of Pittsburgh, Pa.; Carolyn Johnson of Huntington, W.Va.; and Ronnie and Cecil Bates of Barboursville. She is also survived by several other nieces, nephews, a host of friends and extended family including two special great-nephews, Gregory Nance and Ryan Chapman. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.beard-

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MARY KATHLEE MILLER Mary Kathlee Miller, 88, of Barboursville, died Aug. 9. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Aug. 18, at the Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Burial was in White Chapel Memorial Gardens.

CLINE ROBINSON MOSES Cline Robinson Moses, 99, of Berryville, Va., formerly of Milton, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 9, 2013. He was born August 1, 1914, in Milton, W.Va., a son of the late Harvey and Alma Wallace Moses. He was a retired employee of Huntington Alloys, a member of Keystone Baptist Church in Berryville, Va., a former member of Antioch Baptist Church, Ona, W.Va., a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Navy, an avid hunter and a lifetime fan of the Cincinnati Reds. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Louise Moses; four sisters, Hazel Young, Frances Black, Anna Conner and Laura Neal; and three brothers, Delbert Moses, Owen Moses and Carl Moses. He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Janet and Dan Lykins of Boynton Beach, Florida, and Peggy and Bob Browning of Barboursville; one brother, Harvey (Betty) Moses Jr. of Petersburg, Va.; two sisters-inlaw, Lessie Moses and Bernice Moses; five grandchildren, David and Joe Browning of Barboursville, Kristy Wright of Berryville, Va., Christopher Hankins of Pennsylvania and Amy Johnson of Michigan; 12 greatgrandchildren and five greatgreat-grandchildren. Services were held Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at the White Chapel Memorial Gardens Mausoleum by Pastor Douglas Wright, Pastor Bill Davis and Pastor Bob Browning. Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, was charge of arrangements.

HARRY FRANK NIBERT JR. Beloved, devoted and sweet husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother and cherished friend passed away gracefully, peacefully and with great courage after a struggle with a brief illness. He fought hard believing he could survive this terrible illness until the very end when he said "time to go". His name came up on heaven's role call and was called home January 24, 2013. Mr. Nibert served in the military in both WWII and the Korean conflict, and was a long time employee of Ford Motor Company in Wayne, Michigan and a loyal UAW member. In retirement, he lived in Punta

Gorda, Florida and especially enjoyed traveling across the US in his motor home accompanied by his wife, pet Jabber, and often kids and grandkids. He will be fondly remembered as a great story- teller, kind prankster and an especially great cook. He was born to Rose and Harry Nibert, Sr., in Apple Grove WV, and was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Albert and Fred, sisters Florence, Mildred and Evelyn. He will also join his sons John and Michael who preceded him in passing. He is survived and dearly missed by his wife Leona Nibert of 65 years of Punta Gorda, Fl, sisters Mary Sims and Dorothy Langdon of Huntington, WV, sister-in-law June Nibert of Point Pleasant, and brother Thomas Nibert of Nitro, WV;, devoted daughter-in-law Denise Nibert of Luna Pier, MI, son-in-law and daughter, Drs. Joseph and M. Kathryn McCulloch, devoted and beloved grandchildren Michael (Stephanie) McCulloch, Sarah (Kris) Erickson, Mary Caitlin McCulloch (fiancĂŠ Aaron Amundson), and Holly (Jason) Wambergue, adored great grandchildren Jason and Lauren Wambergue, Oskar and Ingrid Erickson, Zeke and Elvira McCulloch. A celebration of his life was held Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Chapman's Mortuary in Huntington. Interment was at Beale Chapel Cemetery, Apple Grove, WV with the Veterans Honor Guard Post 16 conducting military graveside rites. We would like to send a special thanks to our supportive family members, friends, colleagues and Tidewell Hospice of Punta Gorda, Fl.

RICHARD "DICK" RENICK Richard "Dick" Renick, 85, of Hurricane, went to be with the lord on Thursday, August 8, 2013, in CAMC Memorial. He was a retired independent Insurance Agent and owner of Putnam Midway Insurance agency, WWII and Korean War Navy veteran and an avid fly fisherman and student of God's word. He is survived by his wife, Connie G. Renick of 58 years; daughter, Shellie Kelly and her husband, Garrick of Enterprise Ala.; son, Richard Renick II and wife, Mary of Charleston; grandchildren, Joshua and his wife,

Carrie, Megan, Trey, Ethan, Emma, Gwyn and Jack; greatgranddaughter, Ana; brothers, Jim Renick of Clendenin and Bill Renick of Va; sisters, Libby Brisendine of Miss. and Eleanor Kendall of Calif. Funeral services were held Monday, August 12, at Allen Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Losh officiating. Burial was in Valley View Memorial Park. Please visit to allenfuneralhomewv.com share memories and condolences.

NEVA JEAN RIDER Neva Jean Rider, 59, passed away August 12, 2013, at home during a courageous fight with cancer. Neva was preceded in death by her brother, Paul; sister, Ella Mae Lesher; and parents, Joe and Lona Walls. Neva is survived by her husband, Howard Rider; son, Jeffrey and wife, Shawnita Rider, of Barboursville; daughter, Traci Rider and Tracy Radcliffe; sisters, Myrtle Boyce and Jim of Clendenin and Carol Truman of Big Chimney; brothers, Harlan "Shorty" and Charlene Walls of Elkview and Harold and Judy Walls of Charleston; and grandsons, Nicholas and Logan Rider. Graveside services were held at John W. Rider Cemetery on Friday, August 16. Online condolences and memories may be placed at www.haferfuneralhome.net. Hafer Funeral Home, Elkview, assisted the Rider family.

WILLA MAE ROBERTS Willa Mae Roberts, 94, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away August 5, 2013. She was born April 23, 1919, in Glenwood, W.Va., a daughter of the late William "Willie" McComas and Jessie Myrtle Halley McComas. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Orval Roberts; two brothers, Hobart McComas and Fred McComas. She is survived by one daughter, Leoris Payton of Chesapeake, Ohio; one son and daughter-inlaw, James F. and Gail Roberts of Glenwood, W.Va.; seven grandchildren, Diana, Rodney, James, Tony, Kelly, Cheryl and Rusty; sixteen great-grandchildren; eight great- great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; brothersin-law, Curtis (Carolyn) Roberts and Buford Roberts; sisters-in-

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Page 20 –Tuesday,August 20,2013 law, Dorothy Jane (George) Winters and Ruth Scarberry; and a special friend, Annie Colegrove. Funeral services were conducted Friday, August 9, 2013, at Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, by Pastor George Surgeon. Burial was in Union Ridge Cemetery, Glenwood. The family would like to thank the entire staff of Rose Terrace Health and Rehabilitation Center for all their loving care and support. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/wallace.

JAMES "J.O." SADLER James "J.O." Sadler, 78, of Barboursville, passed away August 6, 2013. He was born August 22, 1934, in Huntington, W.Va., a son of the late Oda Sadler and Clara Jolly Sadler. He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Connie Santo; one sister, Eloise Stickler; brothers Everette, Arnold and Kenneth Sadler. He is survived by his wife Shirley "Ray" Raylene Sadler; two daughters, Pamela Snyder and Julia West, both of Columbus, Ohio; step-daughter Terry Kelly; step-son Donny Cummings; one brother, George Sadler of Grove City, Ohio; several grandchildren

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and great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews, including nephew A.J. Sadler of Huntington and his son Corey Sadler; and a special thanks to Dee Card. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, August 10, 2013, at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel, Barboursville. Burial was in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville.

EUSTACIA "STACY" SKAGGS Eustacia "Stacy" Skaggs, 47, of Hurricane, passed away while on vacation in the Florida Keys after a short illness. She was a lifelong resident of the Hurricane area and was a graduate of Hurricane High School, class of 1984, and Marshall University. She is survived by her husband, Carl Skaggs; one son, Daniel Call; sister, Jamell Hart; father, Larry E. Call; four grandchildren; and one nephew, all of Hurricane. A memorial service was held Thursday, August 15, at Allen Funeral Home, Hurricane. Please make donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Please visit allenfuneralhomewv.com to share memories and condolences.

ANNA MARGARET SMITH Anna Margaret Smith, 88, of Glenwood, W.Va., passed away Thursday, August 8, 2013, at the Cornerstone Hospital, Huntington, W.Va. She was born September 20, 1924, in Logan County, W.Va, a daughter of the late Phillip Henry Crawford and Nellie Hardesty Crawford. She was preceded in death by her husbands, William Joseph Varju and William W. Smith; and one daughter, Margaret Ann Harmon. She is survived by five sons, William (Jenny) L. Varju of Douglas, Arizona, Michael (Marge) Varju of Ashland, KY, Wayne (Francis) Varju of San Antonio, TX, Willard (Martha) Varju of Glenwood, and Otto Ray Smith of Glenwood; one daughter, Sandra Marcum of Delbarton, W.Va.; one brother, Carl Thompson of Pigeon Creek, W.Va.; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-greatgrandchildren. There were no services. Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville, was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/wallace.

The Cabell Standard LINDA LOU TAYLOR Linda Lou Taylor, 69, of Milton W.V., passed away on Friday, August 9, at St. Mary's Medical Center. Graveside services were conducted Monday, August 12, at Docks Creek Cemetery, Kenova, W.Va. Linda was a retired Registered Nurse at Mariner Health Care and worked at the American Red Cross and St. Mary's Medical Center. Linda was born on April 15, 1944 in Huntington, W.Va., the daughter of the late William and Violet Partlow Taylor. She is survived by her longtime friend, Diane Norris, and one brother, David Taylor. Reger Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.regerfh.com.

LLOYD LESLIE WETHERHOLT Lloyd Leslie Wetherholt, 90, of Roswell, GA, formerly of Huntington, WV, passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013, in Atlanta, GA. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, August 18, 2013, at Chapman’s Mortuary, Huntington, with Rev. Caudle Adkins officiating. Burial was in White

Chapel Memorial Gardens, Barboursville. He was born December 25, 1922 in Ona, WV a son of the late William Chauncy and Mary Frances Dial Wetherholt. His wife, Ada Mae (Coyle) Wetherholt and five some siblings; also preceded him in death. He was retired from the Chessie System and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include: two daughters and sons-in-law, Frances and Jim Naeve of Murphy, TX and Charlotte and Richard Stover of Pomeroy, OH; a son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Deborah Wetherholt of Marietta, GA; a sister, Eula Woods of Atlanta, GA; a brother, Gene Wetherholt of Barboursville; 13 grandchildren, Dale (Toni) Stephens, Michelle (Doug) Roberts, Tracey (Bill) Walls, Robert (Ama) Stephens, John Hess, Jr. (deceased wife, Connie Sue), James Hess, David (Christi) Hess, Kathy (Jeff ) Arnold, Ava (Mark David) Richards, Becky (Rusty) Marshall and her former husband, Hoby Landers, Brian (Kelly) Wetherholt, Kristi Wetherholt, and Kimberly (Nelson) Adcock; 24 great grandchildren; and three greatgreat-grandchildren. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.chapmans-mortuary.com

A Light in the World and an Unwavering Faith By Justin Waybright justin@thecabellstandard.com

ST. ALBANS - While most 24year-old college graduates seek jobs, one sought the world. Inside a local coffee shop, a young woman looks through photographs of herself taken in Nicaragua and Zimbabwe. A black bracelet with the inscription "Dios es Sufficiente," or "God is Sufficient" stretches across her wrist. Confidence, emotion and unwavering faith pour from Erin Shepherd as she recalls the year that changed her world. One year ago, the WVU graduate took a step, or rather a flight of faith. The young West Virginian, raised in a small town, embarked on a journey that would lead her to 17 countries in 11 months. Why? The answer is humbling. "I wanted to live for a purpose bigger than pleasing myself," she said. At first, the idea of travelling thousands of miles away seemed farfetched, Shepherd recalled. "I heard about World Race from a friend and thought, 'you'd have to be crazy to live in a tent, away from your family that long,'" she said. "But, then I felt God telling me to go...I didn't even argue." For months, Shepherd and

local friends, families, businesses and churches raised money to support the cause. Then, the St. Albans resident left her hometown and all she had ever known, boarded a plane and began her mission. While overseas, Shepherd and her group of 21-to-35-year-olds lived out of backpacks and tents. Luxuries were minimal. Once the group finished its mission in one town or country, it moved on to the next one. "It was exhausting to move all the time, having all our comforts stripped away and saying goodbye to the people we'd met," she said. "Sometimes I felt home was so far away that it wasn't even real." Shepherd continued, "But we were loving these people." Although she was on foreign soil and facing the unknown, the strong-willed woman never feared. "I can't remember ever feeling scared or in danger," Shepherd said. "Ultimately, I knew God was my protector and wouldn't let anything happen to me." During her journey to places like Africa, Costa Rica, Honduras, Romania and the Philippines, she and others prayed for residents, played with orphan children, taught English and helped build and repair houses and churches. Through the selfless work, Shepherd received a revelation

Love to the "least of these" - Shepherd reads to a child while overseas. Courtesy Photo about the people she was helping. "I realized people don't need to be rescued and don't need Americans to save them," she explained. "Some people in other countries with less, live more abundantly because they rely on God." One mission to India will never be erased from her mind. It was an evening when Shepherd and others prayed for a Hindu family. "They were an upper caste family, and you can lose your caste privileges for being a Christian, but this family we helped lead to Christ," she remembered. "This makes me question the American church as a whole - if it would cost you losing your job, house and family, would you still boldly proclaim the name of Christ?" Shepherd's view of the United

The mission - Erin Shepherd stands on a mountaintop in Nicaragua. Two weeks ago, the 24-year-old arrived home after completing an 11-month, 17-country journey across the world. Courtesy Photo States has changed since her journey ended two weeks ago. She is still getting re-adjusted to American lifestyles and perspectives. "It feels like a dream, and I don't think it's really hit me yet," said Shepherd. The young West Virginian has walked on pieces of land few Americans ever see. She has shown love to people who may never experience it again. Shepherd has seen the poorest of the poor, the hurting and the broken. Looking toward the sky, she reveals what she believes will save them. "People always say the world

has so many problems, but the world has one problem - it doesn't know Christ," Shepherd said. "The world has one need - that's Jesus." The young missionary hopes to continue spreading this message and offering hope to the broken. Her future plans include completing a master's degree in social work or psychology and working on the A21 Campaign, an organization geared toward rescuing and counseling victims of human trafficking. For more information about Shepherd's year overseas, visit http://erinshepherd.theworldrace.org


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Pumpkin Park Pond to Receive Makeover By Justin Waybright justin@thecabellstandard.com

MILTON - On an island, water cascades down rocks. A fountain shoots it into the air. Men and women say “I do.” A covered bridge stands in the background. Sounds like the description of a tropical paradise. It isn’t. It’s coming to the city soon. Last week, Pumpkin Park crew members Bill Kelley and Greg Meadows moved dirt, pumped water and placed rocks toward the island in the pond at the park. It’s the latest project for the area, and Kelley is excited to finish it before the annual Pumpkin Festival. “We want to build a waterfall on the island, put rocks on it and a spray fountain,” he said. “A foot bridge to the island is

Creating a new look - The pond at the Pumpkin Park is getting overhauled. Crews work to enhance the island with water features and eventually a foot bridge. Photo by Justin Waybright part of our long-range plan.” Last week, the crew pumped thousands of gallons of water out of the pond to build an access road to the island. Meadows unloaded rock to create

the temporary road. Kelley hopes to have this project complete before the festival, which kicks off in October.

The Cabell Standard

Rahall Presents Congressional Award to Cabell County Student HUNTINGTON - U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall (D–WV) recently presented Tiffani Webb of Culloden with a Congressional Award Silver Medal – Congress’ highest honor for America’s youth – in recognition of her voluntary public service hours to an array of causes and organizations in the region. “Tiffany is truly an outstanding recipient of the Congressional Award’s Silver medal. Volunteering her time to serve others is a hallmark of West Virginians and certainly one great example of those upon whom our country’s future depends,” said Rahall. “Her parents, everyone in Culloden, Cabell County and our State can take pride in her achieving this national distinction.” The Congressional Award is a public private partnership created by Congress to promote and recognize achievement, initiative and service in America’s youth, ages 14-23. The program receives no federal funding, and is fully funded by charitable contributions. To earn a Congressional Award, participants set and

achieve individual goals in four program areas: voluntary public service; personal development; physical fitness; and, expedition/exploration. Among her accomplishments, Tiffany devoted over 260 cumulative voluntary public service hours, volunteered in a book drive to benefit pediatric patients, used mass media to spotlight community organizations, and attended the American Legion’s Girls State to refine her leadership skills and citizenship participation.


Cabell Standard, August 20