THE NORTON, HARDING, JIMTOWN PSD HAS ISSUED A BOIL WATER ADVISORY FOR THE MABIE, HARRISON, AND CASSITY COMMUNITIES UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THIS IS DUE TO THE WATER LINE RELOCATION ON THE SHIPMAN BRIDGE PROJECT FOR THE WV DIVISION OF HIGHWAYS.
City of Elkins Leaf Collection
FIRST WARD: OCT. 15 & 16 / OCT. 29 &30
SECOND WARD: OCT. 17 & 20 / OCT. 31 & NOV. 3
THIRD WARD: OCT. 21 & 22 / NOV. 4 & 5
FOURTH WARD: OCT. 23 & 24 / NOV. 6 & 7
FIFTH WARD: OCT. 27 & 28 / NOV. 10 & 11
If you would like to be among the first 250 to have the Nation’s motto “In God We Trust” on your license plate and make this a regularly offered specialty plate from the Department of Motor Vehicles, call Jill Snyder at 304-227-4565 for an application.
Garden Getaway is a relaxing garden themed retreat for women. It includes worship, bible study and time for laughter as well as quiet reflection. The retreat is being held at the Elkins Church of the Nazarene and begins at 7:00pm on October 24 and will finish by 3:30pm on the afternoon of October 25. The cost is only $15.00, this covers snacks, continental breakfast, lunch, participant’s guide and refreshing activities. If you are coming from out of town, blocks of rooms are being held at Holiday Inn Express & Super 8, make reservations by October 12th, each person is responsible for their own lodging. For information or to register call 591-2475.
Cakewalk/Fundraiser, October 25, 6:00pm, Valley Head Fire House, come on out for a fun filled evening. All proceeds will go to the fire Dept.
Belington Wellness Center’s Third Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk & one mile Wee Trot. The race is scheduled for November 1 at the Belington Wellness Center. Registration for the race is from 7:30-8:45am, race starts at 9am. The Turkey Trot is open to walkers and runners of all ages; it is a relatively flat course with one hill. The Wee Trot is a flat course and is children friendly. All children will be provided a scavenger hunt while on the wee trot and a participation medal. Snacks and refreshments will be provided after the run/walk, followed by an awards ceremony. First 20 people to register get a FREE t-shirt. Pre-registration is recommended, but not required. The registration donation required is $15.00 per person prior to October 18 & after that date the registration donation will be $20.00. The proceeds from this run/walk will support the Day of Thanks Charity fund. For more information call 304-823-1800, visit www.iplayoutside.com or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Mardi Gras Celebration, Saturday November 8 at the Harman Fire Department, doors open at 3:00pm… Games with prizes, Costume Contest – Prizes for best costume child & adult category… Parade / Scavenger Hunt, Live band, cake walk at 6:00pm, concessions… All proceeds benefit the Harman High School repair fund.
Veterans Day Dinner for Upper Tygart Valley Veterans, November 8, 5pm - 8pm, Mill Creek Senior Center… All Upper Valley Veterans will eat FREE - Guests $8.00 each - Children age 10 & under $4.00 - we will have guest speaker Roderick Cutright and special singing by Gary Coffman
Tucker Valley Craft Show, November 8, 10:00am - 4:00pm, Tucker Valley School, come and join us for a day of fun. Crafters, Silent Auction & Food.
The Annual Coalton Christmas Craft Show will be held on 304-636-9164. at the Coalton Elementary School Gym. We have new prices for booths, with booths with tables and electric at an additional charge. For more information and to reserve your spot today contact CES at
Oglebay/Wheeling/Christmas Light Trip for Seniors/non-seniors, December 13, 7:30am, Mill Creek Senior Center. We will be leaving the Senior Center in Mill Creek for a tour bus trip to Oglebay/Wheeling to see the Christmas lights & shopping at the Cabelas Mall - all "Seniors" will go FREE - this trip also includes your dinner meal - you will be responsible for your lunch - NON-Seniors will pay $50.00 each and will be responsible for your lunch & dinner meal - children age 10 & under cost will be $25.00, they will be responsible for their meals -WE ONLY HAVE ROOM FOR 47 persons on the bus - deadline to register for the trip is December 1st
West Virginia Veterans Upward Bound is one hundred percent federally funded to help veterans enter and succeed in college. Educational options plus refresher classes to prepare for college courses. Call 1-800-624-3157 and ask for Veterans Upward Bound.