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12 The Glenvflle Democrat/ Pathfinder November 3, 1977 Flag football season ends Gilmer County's first season ot flag football in the elementary schools t has come to an end, The five schools met in competition on Thursday, October 27. That occasion marked the fifth week of play and had given each team the opportunity to play the other. In light of this fact. it has been decided to end the season. It had been hoped that at least one set of night games courd be played ,before the end of the season. One series of games under the lights was actually scheduled but was postponed due to bad weather and playing conditions. The games will not be made up this season. t All games were played at the Gilmer County High School Athletic Field in Glenville. In the last week of action, Normantown defeated Glenville, 34-6: Troy topped Tanner, 40.0: and Sand Fork fell to a combination squad made up of other team players by a margin of 260. It is hoped the competition will be of benefit to the youngsters in that it has given them the opportunity not only to compete in actual game conditions, but also to play together as a unit. Coaches for this year's teams have been: Harold Scott. Sand Fork: Larry Barton. Troy: Bob Archer, Tanner: Bill Turner, Glenville: and John Brannon, Normantown. PANTHERS READY-Members of the Glenville Panther flag football squad prepare for their game Thursday, September.29, with Normantown. [Democrat Photo] JV girls beat Wirt 29-4 The Gilmer County Titan Girls lunior Varsity basketball team defeated Wirt's IV 29-4 on Thursday. October 27. in Elizabeth. This win brought the Gilmer Girls' won-loss record to 4-2. the losses coming at the hands of Braxton County and Parkersburg Catholic. At the halftime intermission, the score stood at 12-0 in favor of the Titans. Not one personal foul was called on a Gilmer girl. Leading GCHS scorer was Susie Crouch with six points. Other local scorers were Diana Sharps, Laura Mills and Cathy Marks with four each: Jill Ellern, Sherry Roberts, Rhonda Parsons, Marlene Hickman and Cheryl Miner with two each: and Dawn Hinzman with one. Straight Answers From Your Power Company One in a series of straight and truthful answers to questions asked by our cus- tomers. Answering to Frlmeee 8yrne, Supervisor, Resi. dential Customer Services. How can I cut down on heating costs? ANSWER: Since heating accounts for more than half of a home's total energy use, you can save a substantial amount of money by cutting down on your heating requirements. First and most important, the need for ade- quate insulation cannot be overemphasized. Heating requirements can be easily reduced by 15 to 30 percent with proper insulation, storm windows and storm doors. Weatherstripping and caulking around doors and windows can further reduce heat loss and help eliminate uncomfortable drafts. Dress for lower temperatures and set the thermostat atthe lowest temperature at which you can be comfortable; 65 degrees or lower is suggested. At night set the thermo- stat back at least five more degrees. To il- lustrate the effects on heating costs: for each degree the temperature is raised above 70, your heating costs increase approxi- mately three percent. With individual room heating systems, you can save energy and dollars by closing off and not heating unused rooms. Additional Tips Close drapes and blinds at night to help retain heal but open them on sunny days to take advantage of the sun. The damper on an unused fireplace should be kept closed to eliminate heat losses up the chimney. Forced air systems should be checked each year to assure efficiency of operation. ' Also, filters should be cleaned or replaced several times during the year. If heating ducts are installed through unheated areas, they should be insulated to minimize heat loss. And forego those long goodbye at the front door.., unless it's with the door closed. As fuel resources grow scarcer and more expensive, it is essential that we use energy wisely and more efficiently. Monongahela Power Part of the Allegheny Power System 277 ACTION in the Normantown-Glenville flag football game played Thursday, September 29, at the Gilmer County High School athletic field. [Democrat Photo] Superette has new look SHOPPING-Albert Wyatt of Duck Run shops in the newly- remodeled Superett. [Democrat Photo] I "It's the same old Superette with a pretty, new look. and a new Manager." That's how Mrs. Bey Pritt, new Manager of Bernie's Superette in Glenville, described the grocery store on Main Street which re-opened for business, Monday, October 17. The store closed on Sepiemler 10 for extensive remodeling. New dairy cases have been added, as well as new shelves, showcases and checkout counter. The store is owned by Bernard Davidson. ONE TO SUIT EVERYBODY'S NEED Holly Park Windsor Norris Freedom Double-Wide H OZTmS BEST SERVICE MOVE AND SETUP OPEN 6 DAYS A WEEK SUNDAY _1-5 BELKNAP MOBILE HOMES. INC. Phone 364-5608 gt. 4 Just off 1-79 Take Gassaway-Sutton Exits Toward Gassawa Gassaway WV ' Opposite Braxton County Armory II According to Mrs. Pritt, the business will stock the same grocery items as before. In addition, a packaged meat department will be added, produce will be stocked, and packaged beer will be sold. Store hours will be from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. Magazine drive at Glenville Elementary The Glenville Elementary school is conducting a magazine subscription drive that started Friday, October 28 and will end on Monday, November 7. The purpose is to raise money for the Elementary School and it is to be a non-solicitation program. The students are not to go from door-to-door hut simply contact their parents, friends and neighbors. Prizes will be given to students who sell subscriptions and they will be accumulative. There will also be a cash prize for the "mystery salesperson." In this case, the name of a student was chosen by the salesman of the company and that student's name will not be revealed until Monday when the drive ends. SAND FORK CARNIVAL Sand Fork Elementary School will hold its annual carnival on Friday, November 4, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Activities of the carnival include a haunted house, fortune telling, glassware pitch, basketball toss, football toss, baseball and softball throw, fish pond and grab bag. Food and refreshments will be sold in the cafeteria. Dreaming of a we them all... from 10 point to 1J} carat and...the price is right! Through our membership in COMPUTERIZED weaLD WIDE DIAMOND MATCHMAKER Here's the perfect way to find the Perfect dia- mond for you, Through our affiliation with THE DIAMOND REGISTRY we have access to a dia- mond bank worth over $10,000,000. 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Sponaugle says that according to the Governor's Office of Economic and Community Development. it will be possible for local employers to be reimbursed up to fifty per cent of the wages being paid to any of the boys hired under the program. The length of the training period will depend on the job title, according to Sponaugle. The Fourteenth Circuit includes Clay, Gilmer, Braxton and Webster Counties. Sponaugle urges any employer interested in this project to contact him either at 462-7371 (West Virginia Department of Welfare), or 462-7241 (Gilmer County Circuit Clerk's Office). CHILD ABUSE If you believe a child is being neglected, call the Welfare Depart- ment or the West Virginia Child Abuse Hot Line at 1-800-642-8595 {tollfree). TREE The Orname at Glenville State College services to interested trees or shrubs charged will be For information, contact the GSC Forestry-Buildia TRINITY The Trinity Women will hold their in the Church Social Room, November 12. be Featured will be cakes, pies. cookies. and ift items. HAM g OYSTER South Fork Berea, W. Vo. Saturday, Nov. 5, Serving begins et Auction Sale Frklw/, November 4, 1977 I I I IOOF Hell ot r New living room suites, bedroom suites, dinettes, rockers, other new merchandise of all kinds. Auctioneer: Paul J. Gerwig II -- III i Towne / WE ARE OPEN SUNDAY MORNINGS 10..00 " 1978 Old Farmer's NEW SESAME ST. BOOKS FOR CHI STAINED-GLASS QUOTES Over 200 Magazine Titles. SATURDAY EVENING POST ROLLING OUTDOOR LIFE GOOD HOU I Modular Garages I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I 1 I I ! I I I I I ! I ! ! ! I I ! I I I I ! 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