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Page 6 -- The Gienviile Democrat/Pathfinder --- Thursday, Junly 31, 2003 Dual receivers -- Plus Tax for a single receiver Free Delivery Installation Installed for first-time buyers (Programs start at $33.99 per month, which includes over 100channels.) 315 W. Main St. o executive session, Continued from page 1 job?" give out copies of their June 30, 2003 thefollowingpeoplewerehired:Linda tabled initially. The board voted to ploy John Nicolais as Varsity Volley- Board President Ratliff promptly Treasurer's Report. President Ratliff, Cook (Cook III-GES, Patty Lowther rescind the RIFs of Renee Ray at ball Coach, Cindy Szabo, Mini-Titan responds, "We can't discuss this until once again, instantly answered in the (4/5th grade teacher-SFE), Eric Emch GCHS and Carol Rush at NES, while Volleyball Coach; increase the days other problems are addressed."affirmative. Simultaneously, Super- (music/band director-GCHS), Diana approving the transfer of Connie for principals and the Medicaidcoor- In reply, an apparently knowing intendent Waggoner cautioned any- Sharps (athletic trainer), Mary Beth GroggtoTES. So, theonlyRIFin that dinator; to rescind the RIF of Renee Mrs. Minney states, "I now under- one, whoasked to receive one, that he Stewart and Jessica Ball (co-Varsity/ specificagendacategory notrescinded Ray (GCHS), the transfer of Connie stand." At the same time, the general or she should understand that the ac- Mini-Titan cheerleading coaches), wasthatofMyraWoodfordofGCHS. Grogg (TES), RIF of Carol Rush public was not told what was tran- tual "year-end carry-over" amount Enoch A. Bishop and Randy Ratliff (After the meeting, Mrs. Woodford (NES), RIF of Myra Woodford spiring behind the scenes relative to isn't firm yet. Moreover, the vast ma- (co-Golf coaches), and Linda Bailey told this reporter that she'd still like to (GCHS), attack Coaching Position; this position, jority of that June Treasurer's Report (preschool classroom/transportation have her old job back.) to post positions for half-time Cooks Muchofthepositiontablinghadto stated$629,431.06fortheendingfund aide-NES). On approving these hir- Also after the meeting, Superinten- (classified Cook II) for TES, NES, do with finances and the board's not balance is composed of restrictive ings, BOE President Ratliff wanted dent Waggoner explains to this re- and SFE, and a Director of Student having solid new fiscal year budget- federal funds and grants which are not the record to show a 3-0-1 vote, with porter that owing, in part, tothe Board's Services. ary figures as of yet, according to discretionary funds, she explains, his being the lone abstaining voter-- decision to table so many positions The latter student services postde- SuperintendentWaggonerwhoclari- notingthatthefinalcarry-overamount presumably because his brother got and to hire others, the budgetary cision raised a sharp question from fled this strategy after the meeting, will only be known when the Finan- one of the golfing coaching posts, money was there to rescind those who Mrs. Nancy Minney who was seated privately to this reporter, cial Statement is published in this After these approvals, the board were RIF-ed, except for Mrs. Wood- among the on-looking, tired, and In fact, at the meeting, Mrs. Min- newspaper in August. next took up several RIFsand atrans- ford. weary public. She asks, "What is this ney asked the Board if they would As to the other personnel business, fer case which had seemingly been The Board, then, voted to post the following !: (SFE), Cook III (TES), Bus Run-P.M.. business official, track~ sition (GCHS boys kindergarten aide approved the fqllowing! contracting with tion Counseling for school year (sti Roach should be ti~ staffer rendering okaying the opment Plan; and tendance The Bc an atypical day: at 7 Aug. 7 at the ilmer rical :erans I Continued from page 1 This display isn't just about Damon West who posed in his U.S. Gilmer's men, either. Area women Army uniform, Rupert Stump who alsoservedtheircountryduringWW donned his Air Force stripes, O.V. II. Adorning the exhibit are pictures "Gene" Ellyson who was ready for of Catherine Withers Akers, Edna action, and Billy Bennett who stood McQuain, and.Arlene Walton, all in proud and tall in his Marine Corps military uniforms. uniform. In addition, another lady in uni- FEED FASHIONS -- In the past on most Gilmer County farms, the farmer's wife had to be frugal, inventive, and practical --- all of the time and even when sewing. As a result, she would make dresses, blouses, bonnets, bedding, and many other cloth products out of used feed bags. Hence, Mrs. Marion Reed, a Glenville resident who is active in the Gilmer County Historical Society, got the idea to collect and display some of these innovative, yet beautiful home-made products atthe Holt House Museum for this year's Folk Festival. She named the interesting and colorful exhibit, "Feed Store Fashions." These will be on display until the end of this week. form was photographed and it is on 1953 and Edsel Moss in 1946," she II." display, but her name remains a mys- adds, mentioning that Mike is a Ko- Society member Beulah Robinson, tery. Perhaps some future visitor will rean War veteran, also, put together a placard to honor know her name and be able, like a Margaret, also, fixed up a display the veterans of her Tanner area. detective, to solve this mystery, for 2003 Gilmer County Belle Bar- BuC-there's more to this exhibit For Margaret Moss, the Historical bara Reed's late husband, Beecher, than just WW II. Pictures or memora- Society's secretary and acting cura- who was a WW II veteran. "Since she biliaofGilmerCountiansin theCivil tor, the working up of this large, col- is our Belle this year, I thought that War, Spanish-American War, and orful exhibit was a labor of loye. "I this display would mean something WW I are also available for the public had plenty ofhelp, with Marion Reed, to the other Belles," she relays, scrutiny. Beulah Robinson, Hunter Armen- Among the other individuals and Moreover, in the left parlor room, trout, and others, especially the local families which are subjects of this Marion (Mrs. Richard) Reed devel- veterans-- all assisting us when they display are the following: the Gain- oped a "Feed Store Fashions" Ex- could to make this a meaningful ex- ers, the Frymiers, both of Tanner; hibit. This display is novel, colorful, hibit," she says. Ernest Lee Arbuckle, Jack Conrad, and instructive -- something that Continuing to speak as she takes Albert J. Woofter, Patrick Reale, and every farm family will enjoy seeing. down a posterboard full of family Pfc. Paul Holbert, who was killed in Most importantly, the Feed Store snapshots and newspaperarticles, she action and the brother of Phyllis Star- Fashions and Veterans history dis- admitsthatbothherandherhusband's key. As to Pfc. Holbert, the news plays are in the tradition of trying to families have distinguished service clipping indicated that he was Gilmer preserve our state's folk heritage -- records in many of the wars during County's 28th casualty of WW II and the major reason for wanting to con- the20thcentury. Pointingtothe"Ross the news report was dated: Aug. 16, tinue the Folk Festival annually. As a Knisley Family's" placard, she ex- 1945. result, the county's Historical Society plains, "My brother, Ron Knisley, Glenville's Richard Reed, a U.S. wanted to do its part to bolster an was in the Air Force in the Korean Navy veteran who served in the elite appreciation of the area's veterans Conflict and my son, Milton Sears, ~ Blue Raider air squadron, placed some and handicrafts. Jr., served in the U.S. Army during of his memorabilia from the military The Holt House Museum is open the Vietnam War." service and Japan in an actual display 10 a.m- 1 p.m. Mon. through Sat., but In addition, she points to an inter- case. He was pictured in Kissarazu,. this weekend may be the final one for esting WW II "War Ration Book" Japan, while that sat next to a U.S. these two above-mentioned specific which belonged to her uncle, Ken- Government propaganda leafletdisplays. neth Shuman. For the war effort, ci- dropped over Japan, and a piece of In conclusion, one of the most im- vilians had to limit the quantities of Japanese clothing. This was, indeed, portantaspectsofpreservingourfolk- certain commodities that they could a colorful addition to the. exhibit, lore is preserving our history. And, in buy, she notes. At 12, Samuel Adams was the doing the latter, the Gilmer County For her husband, Mike's, family, youngest contributor to the exhibit. Historical Society has accomplished Margaret pasted together the military As the grandson of U.S. Army vet- anoutstandingachievementviaspon- service records of the children of eran, Raymond Adams, the younger soring these two special exhibits. Jennings Moss. "Mike is a native of Adams did research, designed, and Next Historical Society Meeting Glenville and he had five brothers," made a map of Europe which traced At 6:30 p.m. on this Thurs. she explains. "Joe Moss served in "where my grandfather was in WW evening, July31,theGilmerCounty Historical Society Holt House Museu~ regular program. Mr. Hunter Society's president, what has been billed ~l meeting -- to plan future ones. Thurs., Aug. 21 Calhoun Count, the Gilmer Rec Home. All Society aged to attend and the May 16-17 'Relay| can make it mailing in your bank child tax Legislation Working to fix falls in the Re tor Jay Rockefeller legislation today to tax credit to earn between and currently of the $1,000 child than 57,000 childr ginia, and nearly 1: nationwide would Rockefeller plan. 4~ 41, (NAPSA)-While sunlight on your face feels good at the time, it's impor- tant to remember too much may cause spots of trouble down the road. A common skin problem resulting from overexposure to sunlight is called solar lentigines, commonly known as age, sun, or liver spots. These spots appear as small flat, medium to dark brown freckles on sun-exposed skin including the hands, forearms, chest, and face Most people don' t do anything about these unsightly spots because they believe they are a natural part of the aging process. 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