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-- ' ]:_'-i' ' -" I - "' :-' " - I.r, !IIII[IB',IIBII Page 12 The Glenville Democrat/Pathfinder Thursday, January How to place your classified and how to p..ay: Most ads require prepayment. Use Visa or Mastercard to pay for your claS, slfied ad, call 304-462-7309, fax 304-462-7300 or email glenvillenewsad@rroLner  Watch, Clock & Jewelry REPAIR" "--lim Brandenbum 4 Bill Foster I i  Pearl& Bead Stringing Poi'ol os at reasonae Cable Tool and Rotary ,i I  & Clasp Repair . . . '"1 D  Free Ultrasonic Cleaninq. prices, items to be insured, Water We! I Drilling Hughes Jewelry portraits, etc. ?l Clean Outs - Lic. WV021212 144 Main St 329 Spring Street, Spencer, WV ,;I Glenville, WV Spencer25276 25276 =1 462-7116 4tlnde! 304-927-1620 5-20 304 927 1242 Services Let us help advertise your businesst! Call 462-7309 SERVICES 1 Services PREGNANT? Need someone to talk to? Confidential counseling. Call toll free 877-472-1122. 7-30 indef dirtyra tjim @ hotmail, com INSURANCE Do you have an older mobile home or manufactured home and would like homeowner insurance on it? Call Ken Foglesong Agency at 304-462- 8334 and we would be happy to provide you with a quote. MISCOUSsALES ! FOR SALE: Pawning, buying, selling, guns, musical instruments, tools, amps, elec- tronics, and more. 269-6330. indef 7-21 FOR SALE: Santa not bring what you E HELP WANTED: SunBridge for Glenville 2- is seeking candidates to fill a full-time ; position for Director of Social Services. ' This position is responsible for overall ? operation of social service department. = Position duties include resident assess- : ment, care planning, and monitoring of ;: psychosocial needs in accordance with ; current rules regulations, and guide- lines. Must be license eligible. Submit resume to: SunBridge for Glenvitle, Attn: Administrator, 111 Fairground Road, .= Glenville. WV 26351. EOE 2t 1-8 / Black Top Paving Driveways, Parking Lots, & More Also Seal Coating 30 % Discounts & Senior Discounts All Work Guaranteed FREE ESTIMATES (304) 472-7362 Stone Mason's Yard, LLC Trencher Service for water, gas, and underground electric Office- 765-2566 Cell- 644-.7708 Lic.# 0320,! A+ Law Clinic, LLc 7 North Court Street 304.462.7007; fax: 304.462.7010 gerryhough @verizon.net OUR MISSION: to deliver Excellence; to focus on the Needs of Each Client; to Serve with Integrrty .... Accidents; Bankruptcy; Contracts; Criminal Justice; Energy; Medical Issues; Estates; Title Research; Wills. /-' [YOAK PROPERTIES - JAMES YOAK, BROKER ':, fiUlit:-d I Sales Associates: Bryan Groves, Laura Rhoades. Eric Brown --I )iiit]*t., I Phone & Fax: 462-5997 - E-mail:jimyoak@rtol.net " "o :"- : www.centralwvrealstate.com UNITED COUNTRY REAL ESTATE WANTS TO WISH ALL A PROPSERPOUS NEW YEAR A special thanks to all who allowed United Country - Yoak Properties. To Assist Them With Their Buying & Selling Needs. OTHER LISTINGS AVAILABLE, WWW.SANDFORKWVREALESTATE.COM UND: Female do---g an% two male p- I MO1]I]LE HOJJS i E R'F-]T H pies, female black and white puppies, CLEARANCE SALE: At Middletown FOR RENT: Downtown Glenville. Retail/ HELP WANTED: Gilmer County Senior Center looking to hire personal provid- ers. We provide training. If interested contact Sallie at 462-5761. EOE. 2t 1-1 HELP WANTED: Chief Nursing Officer/ Director of Accreditation to be respon- sible for providing nursina leadership for CAH and Ambulatory Care organi- zation. Qualification: Bachelors pre- pared Registered Nurse with valid WV license, nursing leadership experience. Knowledge o! joint Commission pre- ferred. Full time management position. Send resume and three references, on or before January 2, 2009 at 12:00 noon to: Shelia Gherke, Human Re- sources Director 186 Hospital Dr, Grantsville. WV 26147 EOE LPNs WANTED: Braxton Health Care Center has immediate openings for LPNs from 7 p.m.- 7 a.m. If you are interested in joining our team, please apply in person at Braxton Health Care Center, 200 Days Drive, Sutton, near Central Regional Jail. We offer com- petitive wages and benefits. EOE. 4t 1-8 POSITIONS: FT Hours - Operating Room Technician - 7:a.m.-3:p.m. Monday thru Friday. If interested contact: Cheryl Davis, R.N. Chief Nursing Officer Stone- wall Jackson .Memorial Hospital 230 Hospital Plaza Weston WV 26452 304/269-8083 EO/AAE *All applications will receive consideration regardless of race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, disability or any other protected class. 2t 1-1 :HEWANTED: SunBridge for Glenville" .,, ihafl,mmedit.e.opening for 2 Eull- Time C.N.A.s - one day shift and one ; evening shift CNA. Full-time benefits include Vacations/Sick/Holiday pay, Medical/DentalNision/Life Insurances, 401 K and MORE! For more informa- " tion, please call Pam Tenney, D.O.N. at : (304) 462-5718 or stop by the facility and fill out an application. E.O.E. 3t 1-1 HELP WANTED: Opportunity for immedi- ate employment at Panther Primitives, Rt. 33 Normantown.Day shift mainte- nance position. Apply in person or call 462-7718. Indef. 10-9 BEHAVIORAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN: : Starting rate is $7.50 / hr with no expe- rience! United Summit Center. Inc. is currently hiring BHT's. BHTs directly impact the quality of a life through train- ;- ing, support, and enrichment activities. 7. BHTs work directly with clients, helping ' them meet and exceed their goals and ; objectives. Requirements: HS diploma or GED, valid WV driver's license, and reliable transportation. Applications/re- . sumes are to be submitted to Human Resources, U ited Summit Center. #6 Hospital Plaza, Clarksburg, WV 26301 or email to hr@uscwv.org. ADA/EEO " indef. 9-4 HELP WANTED: SunBridge is seeking candidates to fill a full-time position fo : Clinical Case Manager. This position is responsible for conducting and coordi- nating the completion of the resident assessment (MDS), RAPS, and care plans in accordance with current rules, regulations, and guidelines that govern the resident assessment process. Sub- mit resume to: SunBridge for Glenville, Attn: Administrator, 111 Fairground Road, Glenville, WV 26531. EOE. 2t 1-1 HELPWANTED: Panther Pnmitives, Route 33 Normantown, is hiring tent sewers for day and evening shifts. Apply in person or call 462-7718 indef. 10-2 Attention Readers Our deadline is on Monday at 5:00 p.m. for all ads and ar- ticles. All legals that are more than one page must be here two weeks prior to run ' date. No exceptions! Even NEW KIOTIS IN STOCK p-- Many Other Tractors & hnplements Not Listed through e-mails, NO EXCEPTIONS ] Keep encouraging your children to :: study in school/Give them some help, if needed. Be involved : in their school fives/ ,= wanted? Shop Common Cents. New brown and black have redribbons and WAcNaTsE?o W]E " I and Used items. JOhn Deere, wVu, [] bells around their neck, if yours, cal, Spencer Crocks, Primitives, dolls, tea Dog Warden at 462-7522. sets, double strollers,219 Main St, Spen- : Buying and selling, Paying cerl 927.4377, www.Common Cents [] r old jewelry, gold. silver, coins Consignment.com. 2t 1-1 and watches. Call 462-4834 or 266- 4204, between 10:00 a.m.'- 5:00 p.m. 3-17 indef $$$ CASH FOR YOUR OLD GOLD $$$$: Paying top dollar for broken/mis- matched/ outdated jewelry, coins, etc., i ... HUGHES JEWELRY-Spencer 304- 927-1620. indef.8-28 Happy Holidays Dawson Church, Leading Creek Church, Glenville Community Church, Rosedale Church, Glenville Christian Chapel, Crooked Run Church, Crooked Run Church, Horn Creek Church, First Baptist Church,, Kanawha Drive Church, Sand Fork Baptist Church, Church of Christ, Ken Cooper, Connie Mosser, Randy Wil- son, Anita White, Blue Grass band that comes on Mondays. SSS Col- lege Group, All the 4-H Clubs, Circle 2 Women from First Baptist Church, Gilmer County High School 10th Grade Social Studies Class, Renee Ray and Mike Worf, FFA of Gilmer County High School, Normantown School, Glenville Gators, Sherri Luzader, Sonja Richardson, Rose Sponaugle, Pearl Blankenship, Jack Lowther, Rose Ann Frey, Rosie Sma.rr, Wanda.Reed, Merge. Stalnag&r,.Martin Hess, Connie Stewart, Gilmer County and Smithvi!',e Fire Department. If forgot someone, please forgive me, it has bee a wonderful Christ- mas season at our home. All you cad ng people who openedyour hearts to us, we truty appreciate all you have done. We wish you all a Happy New Year. My Cup Runneth Over God Bless and Thank You Brenda Marks, ADA I finally realized that being grateful to my body was key to giving more love to myself. --Oprah Winfrey Theater in Sutton La Dolce Vita Cafe located at 4th and Main Streets in Sutton presents the theater production Thief River on February 6 7 13 14 20 and 21 2009 Shows begin at 8:30 pm For reservations or ticket informa tion, call 304-765-3334 or V.lSlt www. cafeladolcevita.net. __- -_ i ,- - [ -_ :,_ _:- Berlin Road Weston, WV wv 1-800-427-4155 304-269-5155 MON. - FRL 9 - 5 SAT. By Appointment Closed Sunday www.johnstoneq.com 650 G John Deere Dozer. 6-Way Blade & Winch$37,500 630 Ford 52 HP 4WD with Loader ....................... $17,200 Kubota KX 121-2 Excavator ................................ $14,000 5030 Ford 60 HP. 4WD .................................... $13,900 2555 John Deere 65 HF. 4WD ........................... $13,750 2755 John Deere 75 HI =. Diesel. w/Loader ........ $12.800 L3130 Kub0ta, 32 HP. 4 WD. 280 Hours ............. $12,500 DK 45 Kioti. 45 HP Diesel. 4 WD, " Owner ........ $11,000 2755 John Deere 75 HP .................................... $10.900 331 Bobcat Excavator. 40 HP Diesel ................ $10,800 6060 Atlis Chalmers 4WD. w/Cab. 65 HP ............. $9,900 830 John Deere. 40 HP. Diesel. 886 Hours .......... $6.050 1020 John Deere. 40 HP. Diesel ......................... $4,850 10" Shaver Post Driver .......................................... $2,400 8" Shaver Post Driver .......................................... $1,075 3 Round Balers in Stock ......................................... CAI 674 International 55 HP Diesel w/Loader ............. $4.500 FOR SALE:New Prom and Pageant dresses. Hot styles and colors. Start your layaway NOW. Select gowns $99. Also carry conlsgnment dresses $20 up. Common Cents, 219 Main St, Spen- cer, 304.927.4377. Appointments ap- preciate d. Mort-Sat 10-5, www. Com- mon Cents Consignment.com. 2t 1-1 YARD SALE:50% off new QVC purses, 25% off Dooney's, 50% off toy breath- ing dogs, other clearance. Now till Dec 31. CLOSED Jan 1. Common Cents, 219 Main St, Spencer, 304.927.4377 2t 1-1 FOR SALE Bundles of rough - cut lumber $150.00 per bundle (Approximately 600 ft.) Call 462-7623 MOVED OUT SALE: Everything in good condition. Twin size canopy bed with mattress and box springs $200. Home- made wood splitter $550 OBO. Big entertainment center $150. Full s=ze ping pong table $50.25" color TV $100. 13" color TV $50 13" color TV with VHS player $50. Black futon bed $150.462- 8024 or 462-8498. It 1-1 The Million Ways After almost two weeks of constatit cloudiness I saw the sun again today. It was like greeting an old friend that I hadn't seen in years. It lit up not only the sky and the Earth but my soul as well. I smiled towards the Heavens and thanked God for this beautiful sight. I knew too. that it was just one of the million ways that God says, "I love you" to us everydty. In fact, if I started writing on all the ways that God lets us know just how much He loves us then I would never stop. I would like to share just a few of them with you here, though. There are those unexpected hugs from our kids. that shining light in another's eyes when they love you, the laughter of a child, a puppy licking your hand, a kitten purring on your lap, a new baby's smile, and the first songs of the birds in the Spring. There are also the delightful smells of Spring flowers and Fall leaves, plus warm sweaters. warm hearts, and hot chocolate on cold. Winter days. Let's not forget either inspiring books, encouraging words, beautiful music, and the peace that prayer brings. We are also blessed with caring friends, good-hearted neighbors, and compassionate strang- ers who bring us comfort in times of need. Then we have all those ob- stacles that make us steer offthe wrong road and onto the right path as well as all those problems that make us stron- ger, better, and more loving people. God's wondrous love flows through all of these things and through our own hearts and souls as well. That is why I find the best way to start any day is to say, "I love you too dear God and I thank you for my life here." God loves us all so much. He says it in a million ways everyday of our lives. His love is all around us and within us as well. His [ove watches over us in this life and His love prom- ises us an even greater life to come. His love and the joy it brings are His gifts to Us. Let's make them our gifts to each other as well. By: Joseph J. Mazzella Mazzella is a GSC alumni and Nicho- las Co. Freelancer. I G.1. NF, A'I'ING COOLING  r,,,m  Lloyd May, Gary Whiting, Duslin Allen Experienced Istallers owm ,y LOv/VOX_. GAILY M. AND KAVA d. HII'IrlNG 0000'tHE: GI'I'-R-DONI; spc,0000r, w,. GANG I I I -866-927- 1254 , wvco,,oo,=,.oo.z.4revecoc,,ueo I I WANTED: Rear wheels for 1986 Honda ATV TRX 250 Fortrax 12x9.85.86.87 will fit. Call 440-655-9999. 4t 1-8 HOUSE FOR SALE: 127 River Street, Glen- ville. 2 BR, close to Glenville State Col- lege. $7,000, as is. Call Dot (304) 709- 0406. 2t 12-25 HOUSE FOR SALE: House with two lots in Glenville. House has five bedrooms, 1/2, baths full basement, new furnace, currently rented, $43,000.ca11,304-354- 6524. 2t 1-1 FOR SALE: PROPERTY: 168 acres, more or less, located on Lem's Run, a branch of the right hand Fork of Steer Creek, in Gilmer County. Asking $143,000. Con- tact Calhoun Banks at (304) 354-2017 or (304) 354-2002. 2t 1-1 Homes of Weston. Save 1,000's on Select Display Model Homes. 269-7500 indef. 6-12 LIMITED TIME ONLYh 2009, 28x60. 3 Bdrm/2 Bath CLAYTON Home (del. & set) for only $49,999. Add a washer/ .dryer and a flat screen "IV for only $37. Home Show- BUCKHANNON Rt. 33 between Weston and Buckhannon. (304) 472-8900. Open 7 days a week. Special Financing available for a "new" first time homebuyers program. 4t 1-29 FREEDOM HOMES: Income tax inventory blowout! Call today to learn more about this new program for low to moderate income families! Save 1000's on re- maining lot models. Call (304) 472- 9220. 3t 1-15 FREEDOM HOMES: Square footage re- duction sale! Four BR, 2 Bath, starting at $400. a month, call today, (304) 472- 9220. 3t 1-15 FREEDOM HOMES: Credit Busted! Three BR Two BA, starting at $350 a month, easy finance terms available. We own the bank! Call (304) 472-9220.3t 1-15 Office, 2 locations, can be adjo!ned, 202 & 206 E. Main St. corner lot across from post office. Front. side & back entrances with off street parking in back. Call 304-462-7284. indef. 10-30 FOR RENT: Little Kanawha Apartments. Efficiency apartments for rent. Private bath, TV with basic cable, m=crowave. /ridge, dresser, bed. All utilities paid. $300/ mo, $440/ move-in. (304) 462- 7883. Ask for Dwight. indef. 11-20 Youth is a wonderful thing. What a crime to waste it on children. --George Bernard Shaw *** Business is always interfering wih pleasure--but it makes other pleasures possible. ---William Feather *** No matter how thin you slice it, it's still a lot of baloney. --Alfred E. Smith "We will not sit unconcerned while our liberty is invaded, nor look in silence upon public robbery." An editorial statement from the annals of The Glenvi/le Democrat-Pathfinde r files The CourtGets It Right on Guns by Sheldon Richman Advocates of freedom dodged a bullet last week when the U.S. Su- preme Court ruled 5-4 that the right to keep and bear arms, the subject of the Second Amendment, is an individual. not a collective, right. Opponents of gun ownership have long maintained that the Amend ment's reference to the militia indicates that the right does not apply to private persons. Thankfully, most of the justices saw this for the nonsense it is. Writing for the majority, Justice Antonin Scalia said the amendment's preface "A well regulated Militia. being neces- sary to the security of a free State" "'announces the purpose for which the right was codified: to prevent elimi- nation of the militia." It should not, Scalia went on. be seen as limiting the right specified in its main clause: "the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed." Scalia's opinion goes to the heart of the matter. The Second Amendment recognizes an inherent right that pre- cedes government. It does not purport to create one. In his dissent, Justice John Paul Stevens said that, since the explicit purpose of the Second Amendment does not include hunting and self- defense, those uses of firearms couldn't have been intended by the Framers. Those Framers clearly understood the principle of rights better than Stevens does. If one has a right, one may exercise it for any purpose con- sfstent with the rights of others. Keep- ing and bearing arms for self-defense or hunting violates no one else' s right, so it is entirely consistent with the Amendment. Stevens's conclusion implies that government creates rights and thus can create a right that could be exercised for one purpose (the militia), but not for others (self-de- fense). That would amount to awhole- sale rejection of the Jeffersonian phi- losophy found in the Declaration of Independence and a repudiation of. the American Revolution. The misunderstanding of the na- ture of rights runs deep. After the decision, the Chicago Tribune called for repeal of the Second Amendment. If rights are inherent in human nature, repeal would make no difference. A right would not disappear merely be- cause a government document ceased to say it shall not be infringed. Do the Tribune editors seriously believe that bad the Bill of Rights never been added to the Constitution, the people would have no right to keep and bear arms? That is ridiculous. Scalia's opinion is fine as far as it goes. The case resulted from a chal- lenge to a District of Columbia law that bans handguns from private homes. The law also requires that shotguns and rifles be kept disas- sembled and trigger-locked. In Scalia's words. "The enshrinement of constitutional rights necessarily takes certain policy choices off the table. These include the absolute prohibi- tion of handguns held and used for self-aefense in the home. Undoubt- edly, some think that the Second Amendment is outmoded in a society whcre our standing army is the pride of our Nation, where well-trained police forces provide personal secu- rity, and where gun violence is a seri- ous problem. That is perhaps debat- able, but what is not debatable is that it is not the role of this Court to pronounce the Second Amendment extinct." Unfortunately, the majority opin- ion allows for gun regulations that fall short of outright bans. Existing regu- lations will now be tested in court. In the end, the ruling may have little effect on most gun laws, but the dec- laration that guns rights are individual rights is important. Think what we would have witnessed had the case gone the other way. In a second dissenting opinion. Jus- tice Stephen Breyer said, "Far more important are the unfortunate conse- quences that today' s decision is likely to spawn. Not least of these, as I have said,'is the fact that the decision threat- ens to throw into doubt the constitu- tionality of gun laws throughout the United States. I can find no sound legal basis for launching the courts on so formidable and potentially danger ous a, missmn Well excuse me Justice Breyer if protection of our freedoms imposes a formidable and potentially dangerous mission on the Court Talk about the tail wagging the dog! It would be far more dangerous to the people if firearms were banned Criminals would get them anyway, but the law abiding among us would be left vul nerable Common sense is the favorite daughter of reason. --Henry Wheeler Shaw "The Latest in Technology & Equipment To Serve You Better 1-Down Draft Paint I Bake Booth l - Cross Draft Paint Booth "-'5 PPG Products Color Technology