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I Manchin Column From the Governor's Desk: A Weekly Column by Governor Joe Manchin World's Strongest Men Help Showcase The Best Of The Mountain State Perhaps there is nothing that signi- ties the state of West Virginia more than our beauty and strength. We are proud of our eye-catching scenery and our people have never shied away from doing the heavy lifting. Fortunately, we had two native West Virginians. former World's Strongest Man. Phil Pfister and first-year com- petitor Brian Siders. who were eager to put their superior physical strength to the test and compete with other athletes from around the globe, right here in our backyard. The 2008 Met-Rx World's Stron- gest Man contest allowed our state's characteristics of scenic beauty and physical strength to go on full display for enthusiastic crowds in person, and now. will be shown on television in the International spotlight. I am so proud of the way the city of Charleston hosted the Strong Man competition this past September• We had great crowds, great weather and a lot of fun. I think if you ask the competition officials and organizers, they will confirm that this venue was as suc- cessful as any, and the crowds were some of the best ever. I also believe that this international television coverage will continue to provide positive, worldwide exposure for our capital city and our state. And I know for a fact that it will be on television for months and months to come! I want to thank everyone for step: ping up and making this event pos- sible in such a short amount of time. By all accounts, it was a success, This was a true collaborative effort that allowed an event of this magni- tude to operate successfully. There are many people and groups who de- serve recognition: Charleston Mayor Danny Jones and staff. Charleston Convention and Visitors Bureau, University of Charleston, West Vir- ginia Coal Association. Chesapeake Energy, Yeager Airport officials, Executive Air, and the WV Air Na- tional Guard, Coonskin Park, IMG Sports Media, ESPN, all event spon- sors, all of the state agencies involved. our citizens for your support, and many others. I think everyone will be pleased with the quality of the production and the way the Mountain State is por- trayed on the upcoming television airings. My hope is that we are able to make a positive impression for the millions of vmwers and living rooms this pro- gram reaches. It was a rare opportu- nity and we took advantage of it, And I am really excited to see the results. Full Scholarship Program for High School Students Promotes Study of Strategic Languages Abroad "" The National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) pro- gram is offering 550 full scholarships to U.S. high school students to study abroad and .learn languages that most students do not have opportunmes to learn, but are rapidly becoming criti- cal to know. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. Bureau of Edu- cational and Cultural Affairs. Youth Programs Division, NSLI-Y is de- signed to increase American citizens capacity to engage foreign govern- ments and peoples through the criti- cal languages of Arabic. Chinese, Farsi. Hindi. Korean. Russian, and Turkish. The program is administered by a team of organizations including AFS- USA. American Councils for Interna- tional Education. Concordia Lan- guage Villages. and iEARN-USA. Together, they will award U.S. gov- ernment funding in the form of full scholarships to 550 U.S. high school and just-graduated students Cages 15- 18) to participate in summer (6-8 weeks), one-semester, and full-year language programs in countries where these languages are widely spoken. "Recent years have demonstrated how important it is that Americans learn languages of countries that will be prominent in the 21st century," noted Lisa Choate. Vice President of the American Councils for Interna- tional Education. "Students in this scholarship program will be well- positioned for careers in a wide range of fields." Programs immerse participants in language acquisition courses throughout their stay in the host coun- try. Students live with a host family, gaining invaluable formal and infor- mal language practice and sparking a lifetime interest in foreign languages and cultures. Students will attend school and interact with international students in person and through online technologies• Students wishing to apply for full scholarships must: be U.S. citizens, be 15-18 years of age and enrolled in high school at the time of application, and have at least a 2.5 GPA. Students may participate in the program during high school or during the gap years between high school and college. Beginning language students are invited to par- ucipate, although all levels of instruc- uon are available. Fluency is not re- quired, but students with oral and writ- ten expertence in the program lan- guages are especially valued for their experience. Students returning from their NSLI-Y international experience will be able to apply their knowledge in university and professional oppor- tunities. For more information about the scholarship and to apply online, visit [- I I I I I I I ! L. 215 A4a/n 5/'. 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Nationwide Insurance is growing in the Morgan- town, Martinsburg and Clarksburg areas! *Increase your income po- tential *Drive your own results *Train with industry experts Send resumes to HOMES FOR RENT HUD HOMES[ 3 bedroom 2 bath $199/ Month! 4 bedroom 2 bath $350/Month! (5% down, 15 years 8% APR) For listings 800-620- 4946 x1222. HOMES FOR SALE Foreclosures and Huds[ 3 bed- rooms, 2 bath $10,500! 4 bed- room, 3 bath only $24,900! More 1-3 Bedrooms available for listings 800-620-4946 xT478 Thursday, January 1, 2009 The GlenvUle Democrat/Pathfinder  Page 13 REALTOR" Town & Countrg AGENCY INC. ............................. !A • i l;i!!!!!i ii!iiiiiil;i00i00i iiiiiiiii ii iii{00iiiiiii00iiiiii0000 """!,!I! !!!!!!!! J' ! ! ......... •:: i i #405 - NOBE AREA - Nice ranch style home on 20 acres of land with FREE GAS reported. House has large LR. DR, Kitchen, 3 BRs, FR, 2 baths. Basement is completely furnished. It has FR with gas FP. kitchen -DR-laundry, 3BRs and bath. Lots of storage space. Deck at back of house is 10x 20. concrete patio below. 14x20 bldg and 10x20 bldg. Kitchen in house has reverse osmosis. 2 car garage is finished inside. House is in good condi- tion. Looking for a place to get away from the hustle and bustle, this is it. Price $275,000. #101-CEDARVILLE- 2 story house and three lots. House has great room with living room. dining room, and kitchen. Upstairs has 3 BR's and bath. Price $45,000.00 #0200 - BURNSVILLE: Metal building, 50 x 120 with 1.28 acres. One - half of interior is finished, presently being used for a bar. Possible uses for this property are unlimited. Call for more 'details. Price $340,000 #0201 - BURNSVILLE: 2 story brick building (46 x 52) is presently being used as a business with two rental units upstairs. Could have 4 apartments with some remodeling. Price $95,000 #206 - Ellis Road - 206 acres m/1 with house, store building, 2 car garage with 3 rooms above. Basement with cellar room. All the buildings are frame with metal roofs. Some open bottom land, grown up pasture land and woods. County road runs through middle of property. $239,000 #301- S. LEWIS ST.- House with 6 apartments- 4- 2 BR: 1- 1 BR and 1 efficiency. Large lot. Price $60,000 #303- River S;e has LR, DR, Kitchen, 3 BRs dy, or office, basement. Price.'y$310ff-- .... #0400 -COX'S MILLS: Brick ranch has lar,e living room wita, 3 bed- rooms, 2- I)i[l:lar garage. _.Cellar, aphid  on oppo- • site side of road7 PI"M'€8L'flfl. Nice big yard. $120,000 make a reasonable offer. #0403 - BRAXTON COUNTY: Located on Three Lick above Orlando. Pre - built home has living room, kitchen. 3 bedrooms and 2 baths• Nice large lot, limited free gas reported. $75,000 #800 - 697 CEDAR CREEK RD.- 2002 Astro double wide home has 3 BR with walk-in closets, LR. with fireplace, DR-kitchen, laundry and 2 baths. Foundation is pmrs with block underpinning. 2 porches and concrete patio. Several outbuildings. City water, aeration septic and 2 wells. Short drive to town. Call for an appointment to view. Price $125,000.00 #800--415 KANAWHA ST. - Nice 3 BR home with LR- DR, kitchen and bath. Basement has FR, room with 112 bath used as office or BR, canning kitchen area, laundry area and plenty of storage. Home has FA & CA. One car detached garage. Bargain priced at $134,900.00 #803 - 28 VANHORN DRIVE - Brick home with LR, DR, Kitchen, 3 BR's, 2 Baths, full basement has FR, 2 rooms could be BR's, canning kitchen, wood stove in basement. 2 car garage, single car garage. Approx. 1 acre of land. $195,000. #1000- SOUTH LEWIS ST. 1997 mobile home in good condition. Home has LR. very nice kitchen, 2 BR, and 2 baths. Lot is large enough for yard plus off street parking. $44,000.00 #1105 - EAST MAIN STREET: Two story house has apartment in upstairs. Main floor has been used as a business. Lot fronts on E. Main and Morris Streets. Lots of possibili- ties. REDUCED $134,900 #1202 - SAND FORK ROAD - 1352 Sand Fork RD.- One story home has LR, DR- Kitchen, 3 BR's, and bath. Full basement has BR, 2 other rooms, commode and shower. FA has, heat. new septic, drilled well and city water. 3/4 acre lot. Garage in basement. $69,500.00 #1300 - KANAWHA DRIVE HEIGHTS: On Rt. 5 West 32 building lots from one - half acre to over one acre. Gas, electric and water available. PRICES VARY FROM $10,000 to $20,000 #1309 - BUSINESS PROPERTY AND BUILDING: Good location with thriving business and two rental units. All included in the sale. Price $175,000 #1310- 141 - FOURTH STREET, in Burnsville. Very nice home has LR, DR, Kitchen. 2BR, den, and bath. Base- ment is completely finished. It has LR, DR, Kitchen, BR, bath with laundry. Back porch, out building, cellar, nice, private backyard. Price $80,000.00 #1402- 428 CHARLES ST. - Brick home has LR, DR, Kitchen. 2BR's. and bath. Basement has FR, Kitchen-laundry area, bath, room used as BR, 2 car garage. Kitchen area has new wood floor. Nice lot. Price $98,5000. #1600 - VANHORN DRIVE - 3 Br home has LR, DR-kitchen. and I 1/2 baths. Full basement with shower. Nice big back porch. Lot goes to the river. Very well maintained. Very nice area! $129,000 #1204- 109 PARK ST.- Nice 3 BR home has LR. DR. kitchen and bath. House was remodeled four years ago. (New kitchen, windows, vinyl siding, insulation, rewired with 200 amp. service. Large deck..54 Ft. long is very nice. FA/CA, off street parking for 2 cars. Price: $79,900.00 #1201- SAND FORK- House and 2 mobile homes on 13 lots. House has LR - DR. Kitchen. bath and laundry area. Upstairs has 3 BR's and sitting room.or could be office on BR. Partial basement, 2 car garage, FA-CA, 2 rental trailers: Each has 2 BR's, LR-Kitchen and bath. Good income. Lots of yard space or garden areas. Fruit trees. Nice location off main road. City utilities. $150,000.00 #1969 CEDARVILLE.- 3 BR home has LR, DR. kitchen and bath. Full basement has FR. BR, kitchen, bath and cellar. Above ground pool, one outbuilding and 2 car attached garage. Property has eleven lots, apple trees and blueberry bushes. New metal roof is being installed. Cal for more details. $150,000 #412- COR. NER COLLEGE STS: 2 story home LR. DR, sunroom, FR, bath on first floor. 2 nd floor has 3 BR. could be BR sunroom (small) large closet and bath. Pull dow steps to attic. Base- ment, large yard. nice front porch, 2 off street parking spaces, FA heat and central air. Price $75,000 REDUCED TO $59,000 #1604 - NEWBERNE : Two lots has almost 1 acre. Old cellar and dug well filled with stone. Fronts on Newberne Rd. $9,000. #1605-154 BURNS ST., BURNSVILLE- A frame style home has LR-DR area, kitchen, BR and bath on main floor. Upstairs has BR with bath. Basement has FR with wood burner fireplace, BR that needs a little work and laundry with bath Large patio out of basement. Price $80,000.00 #1606-10 E. MAIN ST.: Two story brick building. First floor'is presently being used as a restaurant and has a full kitchen, bar area and dining room. The upstairs has 4 apts. There are three 2 BR's and one 1BR. Good rental property. Price: $95,000.00 #1967 - 208 WHITING AVE - Lovely home with ovem 2,000 sq, ft. of living space. Home has large LR, formal DR, kitchen with dining nook. FR with FP, 4BR's, 1 1/2 baths, large utility, large carport, nice front porch, FA & CA, brick exterior, plastered walls. Well maintained. Large yard. Lo- cated on a corner lot. Nice residential neighborhood. Must be seen to be appreciated. JUST REDUCED TO $155,000.00 #1968 - RT 5 TANNER CREEK AREA - Located half way between Glenville and Grantsville. Property is presently being used as a bar. Front part can seat approximately 30. Back part used as a banquet room, has stage, bar area and rest rooms. All commercial equipment included in sale. Large parking area. Lots of possibilities. Call for more details. Price $89,000 Reduced to $79,000 #2308 - WALNUT/SPRING STREETS: This house on the cor eet has three bedroon D] D IM!: IN and bath. Nice, large y other homes. They each havgt,NJ4.qWfftg room. Kitchen, fam- ily room and a bath. All three priced at $90,000 Mary Lee McPherson Broker 462-7039 110 E. Main Street • Glenville, WV 26351 Sherry Bailey _ 304-462-7039 Office Agent 349-4265 Jack Heater Agent 462-5528 , o°pUply Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday By Appointment lll1|Tgl'."r:00l l;00l' ;i', i qi,l! ;all I; il II!II!I, lUl IIBIII 711111' l]]ll'iilll!l00l00a;|NHl1"lllll tIl00,llllll]Hllillil]l00}' 1iNJ,,ta,00 ,[ ],b t ,, aiil i[} 00J,li li l,i2l;iii0000J;: