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t ! t? ! Page 14 --The Glenville Democrat/Pathfinder -- Thursday, Aug. 7, 2003 O' U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd and lege is the center of intellectual and Congressman Alan B. Mollohan, both cultural life for the entire area. We are D-W.Va., announccd Thursday that eagertomo~efi)rwardwiththisproject $2.7 million which they added to a which will have a positive impact on federal spending bill i,: on the way to all those who live in and visit central Glenville State College for a new West Virginia." campus facility to benefit students "The contemporaryeducationcen- and community memt-,cfs alike ter will help Glem iI!e State to carry "Education does not stop at the out its dual mission of pr,,viding a classroom d~,,r; it conlinues through high-quality educ:mon h, students community ~,uireach cth>rts Ihal link while taking a leadership l,,le in im- Glen~ille Stale with lhc surrounding proving the lives of Gilnlc~ Countb region in unique ~a~s. T~ help residents." Byrd stud strengthen that relation,,hip, l~.rked The center will be dc~e[oped with Congressman Moltohan to in- through lenovation and expansion of elude funding in legl>hltion h~r the the college's existing student center, construction of a hey, campus/corn- which was built in 1956. The facility munlty education center." Byld said. will still serve as the student union as "Quality facilities are key to the well as provide dining facilities, a growth and progress el every/nstitu- bookstore, computer lab, fimess cen- tion. The updated center wilt ter, and community gathering spaces. strengthen Glenville State's ability to "The push to develop thi> center is serve students as well as the larger evidence of a strong commitment to community, and I am ,,cry pleased to the futurc of Glenville State. I up- join ~,~ ith Senator Byrd It) help make it plaud college leaders for their focus a reality," Mollohan said. , on improvements that will enhance Byrd, wht~ is the top Democrat on the campus and benefit the people of the Senate Appropriations Commit- centralWestVirginia."Mollohansaid tee, included $1.8 million for the new Both Byrd and Mollohan agree that center in the Fiscal Year 2003 Omni- Glenville State College fills an ira- bus Appropriations. In the House's portant niche in West Virginia's edu- version of the same legislation, cation system. Mollohan, who is the top Democrat "Education is the passport to on a key Appropriations subcommit- progress. It provides new .,,kills for tee, included $900,000 for the facil- students and opens doors to new op- ity. Byrd and Mollohan combined their portunities for West Virginia reNt- efforts during a House-Senate con- dents. I am proud to have played a ference, bringing the total funding of small part in the new initiatives un- the project up to the $2.7 million derwayatGlenvilleState," Byrd said. which was released Thursday. "This project represents a major "Glenvitle State College is over- investment in our region. I appreciate joyed to be receiving these support the opportunity to work with Senator dollars for our student and commu- Byrd in support of the new Glenville nity center." said Dr. Robert Free- State center, and I look forward to the man, the school's Interi~a President. day that its doors are opened to the "Particularly in small towns, the col- community," Mollohan said. Thanks to all of the local people who stood up and fought for our local Red Cross Chapter when its disaster unit here was threatened to be closed. i Hi i i i II I I llllllll "Breakfast Just Got Handier" Have you tried the new breakfast taste sensations at McDonald's? We are now baking up McGriddles', a handy sandwich sized hotcake, with maple syrup baked right in. Get your favorite McDonald's sand- wich, Bacon Egg and Cheese, Sausage. Egg and Cheese, or Sausage, and we will build your favorite between two Mc/ riddle Handy for the drive- thru, tasty wherever you eat them! We are now open at :ooam Monday thru Saturday. and at 6:ooam on Sund,, s. so youll have even more Rockfeller moves $100,000 Oprah award winner to speak financial aid for college atmentalhealthconferenceatSnowshoe Keeping cJose tabs on the Bush cou d atr skol,os n The recip~cnt ofa$100,000awardadviser to the New Opportunity from talk sho~,, hostess Oprah Win frey School for Women, Inc. ofBerea, Ky. will be the keynote luncheon speaker The school she founded in 19S7 seeks kicking off this year's most presti- to improve the economic and social gious conference on mental health well being of poor and middle-in- issues in We,,t Virginia. come women in Appalachia. The 7th annual Mountain Retreat at In March. Stephen,on appeared on Snowshoe Mountain Resort is offer- the "Oprah Winfrey Show" and re- ing up to 17 continuing education ceived the "Use Your Life Award" units to ph~ :,icians, physician as,is- from "Oprah'sAngel Network." which tants, pharmacists, physicaltherapists, resulted in a $100,000 grant to the psychologlst~. ,,octal workers, occu- New Opportunity School for Women pational therapists and counselors: and Other topics on the agenda v, ill deal up to 20.6 continuing education units with bi-polar disorders, over~ Jew of. for nurses, and 14.6 for Rehab. Coun- attention de licit disorders, epilepsy in selors (CDMS. CRCC. CCM). women, and legal aspects in medi- The conl~ercnce is Sept. 19-21 at clue. Snowshoe Mountain Resort in the For rr~re information or to register. mountain~ el Pocahontas County. call (304) 768-9620. ext. 14 or visit Jane Stepht.nson's address at 11:00 our website at contact@mountainre- a.m on Sept. 19 is worth one contact trearwv, com. hour. Stephen,on is founder of and A Clove Drug Member Kodak Colorwatch System Film Developing :lussell Stover Candies HOURS: 8:30-6:30 Mon.-Fri. 8:30-2:00 Sat. Business 462-6300- Home 462-7695 32 E. Main St., Glenville We are still on limited quantities with homegrown produce. We're working under 1 st come, 1 st served. Corn - $3.50 a dozen Tomatoes - .99 a pound or $8.50 for half bushel Peppers - Hot or Sweet $8.50 for half bushel Squash -.69 a pound Half Runner beans.- $1.69 a pound Peaches -Available this coming Saturday! Our Belgian Mum, are beginning to show color. 4" pots $1.25 to 3 gallon pots $5.95 Whitehurst Farms, 9 a.m.-7 9 miles from Weston on Route 33 West & Camden Administration's tactics to decrease Grants, a key scholarshipl student aid through a technical change of students to the financial aid formula. Senator "Once a ;aim the Ja~ Rockefeller (D-WV) announced pose tcnlay that he. and several of his Dome- and families proves crauc Senate colleagues, offered leg- tration has its I: islationtoblockanyfuturechangesto place. Weshouldbe the formula without congressional education by helping input. If recommended changes are college. implemented, thousands of West Vir- trying to use federal ginia students will see their personal limit student financial contributions to college costs rise. "'It's not right, and and their financial aid decrease start- West Virginia students ing in the 2(X)4-2005 academic year. gotocollege, Rockelkqler's bill would requirethe I will continue to fi General Accounting Office (GAOL to the financial aid the investigative branch of Congress, forward to seeing to conduct a study to highlight the reveals,'addec expected adverse effects of changes he also looks forward to the needs analysis table. The needs ately debating any analysis table is a tool used to mea- financialaid, when sure how much financial aid a student lion Act comes is eligible to receive in both federal either later this year or grants and loans. In addition to the "'One of the key in',estments to a bill would require the bright futureisagoodeducation. The Education to consult Bush Administration is placing sory Committee on hurdles in front of college-bound stu- Assistance regarding dents ~ho are dependant on financial the needs analysis table. assistance to continue their educa- tion is currently lion,'" said Rockefeller, a cosponsor Senate Committee on of the legislation. "'It is a shame that lion, Labor, and PensionS. at lea~t 84.000 students nationwide The West Virginia Youth Advocate is hosting an OPEN HOUSE Come Date: Tuesday, August 12, 2003 Time: 1-4 p.m. Place: Senior Citizen Center Glenville and enjoy some refreshments and learn morel foster parenting. For more information call: 1.800-434-0791 LADIES AGE Are you Due your Annual Smear, Breast Exam, or Mammogram, but just afford it. Maybe We can CALL: 'Gilmer Co. Health Dept. 462-7351 " Take Care of YOURSELF ..You Deserve it. 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