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2C Mar. 1. 2008 Mountain Messenger - The Weekend PaPer for the Greenbrier Valley i-L0-e-eM-desi r Chance to try 2008 Greenbrier lawarded trip scuba experience Girls Softball with Home & Garden Party Hard work has really paid off for Michelle Keener, guinwood resident and Home & Garden Party Designer. ' The home decor direct sell- ing company recently awarded Keener with an all expenses paid seven-day cruise on the Carnival Liberty. I am so thrilled that my work has earned me an amaz- ing vacation of a cruise to the Western Caribbean," Keener said. "I'm really looking forward to this beautiful vacation get- away, while also having the opportunity to network with my fellow Designers who have re- allY become great friends since ! joined the company." !~ On the seven-day cruise passengers will enjoy three clays at sea along with stops at Key West, Grand Cayman, and Ocho Rios Jamaica. Home & Garden Party is known for enhancing people's lives spiritually and financially through serving and support- ing its Designers, customers, employees and communities, According to Keener, the Home & Garden Party was designed by loyal founders Penny and Steve Carlile to bring success to peopl everywhere by giving them an opportunity to live the American Dream. "I am so grateful to be work- ing with a company that really believes in making people's dreams come true " Keener a~lded. ',Home & Garden' Party has a !Ixission to provide opportuni- ties to those seeking fun, rec- ognition and financial rewards by delivering quality products, world-class service, and sup- port in a spiritually fulfilling and loving family atmosphere. Its core values include team- work, integrity and respect. For more Information about the Home & Garden Party busi- ness in Quinwood, please con- tact Mtchelle Keener at (304) 438-7101, or mshellnwv@aol. com. To order products on-line, please visit www.homeand gardenparty.com and use the WEB ID of shopwithmlchelle. offered By David Cottrill To celebrate the opening of its new facility and pool in Lowmore, the Allegheny High- lands YMCA, in conjunction with Valley Scuba and Sports of Lewisburg, will offer begin- ners an opportunity to try out the sport next weekend for only a $5 fee (free to Y members). Two three-hour sessions will be offered, the first beginning at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Mar. 8, and the second beginning at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Mar. 9 at the Lowmore facility. To sign up, call Mark at Valley Scuba and Sports (304) 793-DIVE (3483), or call Sandra at the Allegheny Y (540) 968-3963. Valley Scuba and Sports is located at 425 North Jefferson St. in Lewisburg, across from Colonial Ford. Sign up for WSS Little League White Sulphur Springs Little League Baseball will hold final sign-ups on Saturday, Mar. 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at White Sulphur Springs City Hall. For more information, please contact Ted Humphreys, Board Secretary at 536-4173 or 661- 3798. League sign-ups set for Mar. 4 The C~reenbrier Girls SoftbaiI League (GGSL) will hold sign- ups for' the 2008 season at Eastern Greenbrier Middle School on Tuesday, Mar. 4 from 5-7 p.m Please be sure to bring a copy of your birth certificate. The registration fee is $40 per player. There are family dis- counts available for siblings. Gifts can also sign up by going to Greenbriersoftball.com and mailing in the on-line form. The league is open to all gifts in grades K-12 in the Green- brier Valley and surrounding areas who want to play com- petitive fastpitch softball. Divi- sions are: 5-7 years (Pixie divi- sion); 81-10 years (Pigtail divi- sion); 1 1-13 years (Ponytail Jr. division); and 14-18 years (Po- nytail Sr. division). GGSL is one of the largest rec softball leagues in the en- tire state of West Virginia with approximately 350 girls partici- pating on over 30 teams. Get in on the action! For more in- formation, call Jeff Cobb at 646- 8680. CITY OF RONCEVERTE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING City Huntino Ordinance The Ronceverte City Council will conduct a second reading and a pub- lic hearing on Monday, March 3, 2008, at 7:00 p.m. at Ronceverte City Hall, 200 West Main Street, Ronceverte, West Virginia, to consider the City Hunt- ing Ordinance. This is an ordinance of the Town of Ronceverte, West Virginia, amending and reenacting Section 10, Article 14, Chapter Five of the Municipal Code re- lating the discharge of firearms and implementing a limited bow and arrow hunting season within the municipality. The proposed ordinance may be viewed in advance of the Public Hear- ings at the Ronceverte City Hall. The Council may consider adoption of the proposed ordinance following reading and hearing. Interested parties may comment at such time and written comments are also welcome in advance directed to the City Administrator, City of Ronceverte, 200W. Main St P.O. Box 417, Ronceverte, WV 24970 or phone (304) 847-5455. I Legal Notice S.G. Hinkle, [ All of the unknown heirs, devisees, assigns, creditors, personal rep- t resentatives or other successors in interest to the above named indi- viduals. You will take notice that Edward Knight, the purchaser of the Tax Lien(s) on the following real estate, 2 A, located in Meadow Bluff District, which was returned delinquent in the name of Alex Caldwell, et al, and for which the Tax Lien(s) thereon was sold by the!Sheriff of Greenbrier County at the sale for delinquent taxes made on the 14th day of November, 2006, has requested that you be notified that a deed for such real estate will be made to him on or after the first day of April, 2008, as provided by law, unless before that day you redeem such real estate. The amount you will need to pay to redeem on the last day, March thirty-first, 2008, will be as follows: : Amount paid sheriff at sate, with interest to March 31st $ 96.65 ' Amount of taxes paid on the property, since the sale, with Interest to March 31st $ 9.25 Amount paid for title examination and preparation of list I,Of those to be served, and for preparation and oervice $ 232.00 , Of the notice with interest to March 31,2008 15.00 ' Amount paid for other statutory costs (describe) Clerk's Fee $ 35.00 SUBTOTAL-- $ 402.90 PLUS PUBLICATION FEE (if published in newspapers) Given under my hand this 15th day of February, 2008 WJ Livesay, Sr. Clerk of the Greenbrier Commission of Greenbrier County, -. State of West VirginiBB -- [ Legal Notice I - ---1 [' Raymond Matthew Ramos, 1 1 All of the unknown heirs, devisees, assigns, creditors, personal rep-I I resentatives or other successors in interest to the above named indi- [ I viduats. / | You will take notice that Chris Kincaid, the purchaser of the Tax Lien(s) on theI ',l {ollowing real estate, 2.56A or Lot 1, located in Anthony Creek District, whichI [was returned delinquent in the name of Luther M Powers, Et Ux, and for whichI [the Tax Lien(s) thereon was sold by the Sheriff of Greenbrier County at the sale forI [delinquent taxes made on the 14th day of November, 2006, has requested thatI [you be notified that a deed for such real estate will be made to him on or after theI Ifirst day of April, 2008, as provided by law, unless before that day you redeem such[ Ireal estate. The amount you will need to pay to redeem on the last day, March thirty-[ [first, 2008, will be as follows: l | Amount paid sheriff at sale, with interest to March 31st $ 799.00 [ l Amount of taxes paid on the property, since the sale, with l J Interest to March 31st $ l ,Amount paid for title examination and preparation of list l Ofthosetobeserved, and for preparation and service $ 232.00 l . I Of the notice with interest to March 31,2008 33.75 l Amount paid for other statutory costs (describe) | Clerk's Fee $ 35.00 l SUBTOTAL-- $ 1,099.75 l PLUS PUBLICATION FEE (if published in newspapers) | Given under my hand this 31st day of January, 2008 l WJ Livesay, Sr. l Clerk of the Greenbrier Commission l of Greenbrier County, l State of West Virginia I~ J Business & Training * OSHA Training for the Healthcare Industry will be presented by the Women's Business & Training Center, Tuesday, Mar. 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rahall Tech- nology and Business Center in Lewisburg. Low cost OSHA training for the healthcare industry--phy- sician offices, nursing homes and personal care homes. The training is conducted by Ron Gacek, MS, an OSHA qualified instructor from the West Vir- ginia Division of Labor's OSHA Consultation Program. Topics covered will include: preventing back injuries, blood borne pathogens, preventing workplace viole nce, needle stick prevention, tuberculosis control, safety and health pro- grams and recordkeeping/in- jury analysis. This is a must- attend training for all those working in the medical field. Call (800) 766-4556 or (304) 253-3145 for more information or to register for the workshop. The Women's Business & Training Center (WBC) is funded in part through a coop- erative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Adminis- tration (SBA). All opinions, con- clusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessar- ily reflect the views of SBA. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact The Women's Business & Training Center at (304) 253- 3145 who will make the ar- rangements. Send us your Mountain Messenger P.O. Box 429 Lewisburg, 24901 (304) 647-5724 fax: (304) 647-5767 Visit us at: www.mountainmessenger.com Legal Notice WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Division Of Hiahwavs NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Sealed proposals will be received by the West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways at its office in Building [Five, Room A-148, 1900 Kanawha Boulevard East, Charleston, West Virginia 25305-0430, until 10 A.M March 25, 2008, and said i proposals will be publicly opened and read immediately thereafter for the construction of the following project(s): Call Contract State Project Federal Project Description 009 0600368 S389-0STR/IP-00&00 00 0STP 2008 012 D00 PAVEMENTMARKINGS S390-0STR]IP-008.00 00 0STP 2008 013 D00 DISTRICTNINE&TEN ROADWAYSTRIPING-08 VARIOUS COUNTY: GREENBRIER MERCER MCDOWEU OTHER Propcosals will be received from prequalified and West Virginia licensed contractors only except that on Federal-Aid Projects a contra(ctors' license is not required at time of bid, but will be required before work can begin. Registration is required with the Departmlent of Administration, Division of Purchasing, in accordance with Chapter 5A, Article 3, Section 12 of the West Virginia Code. A~II contractors submitting bids on project(s) must include one of the following forms properly executed with each proposail: Proposal Guaranty Bond, Cashier's Check, or Certified Check for $500.00 or 5% of total bid, whichever is g reater. *The:se are projects on which any contractor with a Category "W" Prequalification Rating may be eligible to bid. The WVest Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways reserves the right to defer, delay or postpone the date for receiwing and publicly opening proposals for any project designated in this advertisement, without the necessity of renewing such adwertisement. All bidders holding valid bidding proposals will be notified of such deferment, delay or postponement and the date thait proposals will be received and publicly opened. The West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure tthat in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opporturnity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex or mational origin in consideration for an award. WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Division Of Highways Robert L. Pennington, P.E. Director of Program Planning and Administration www.mountainmessenqer.com O STOP .o =lo. = and let .em Charleston * 346-0361 Now Buying Timber & Logs Columbia West Virginia Corporation is buying standing timber and logs, at very competitive prices. George Ban" 304-573-5987 Keith Buchanan 276-228-2968 CITY OF RONCEVERTE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Water Rate Increase Ordinance The Ronceverte City Council will conduct a second reading and a pub- lic hearing on Monday, March 3, 2008, at 7:00 p.m. at Ronceverte City Hall, 200 West Main Street, Ronceverte, West Virginia, to consider the Water Rate Increase Ordinance. The proposed ordinance will estab- lish revised water rates for the Town of Ronceverte, West Virginia, includ- ing two rate increases. The first will be an 8% increase that will take affect 45 days after passage of the ordi- nance. The second will be a 19% in- crease that will take affect upon sub- stantial completion of the Ronceverte Water System Improvement and Up- grade Project (anticipated sometime in 2009). The ordinance also includes other charges and additions. The proposed ordinance may be viewed in advance of the Public Hear- ings at the Ronceverte City Hall. The Council may consider adoption of the proposed ordinance following reading and hearing. Interested parties may comment at such time and written comments are also welcome in advance directed to the City Administrator, City of Ronceverte, 200W. Main St P.O. Box 417, Ronceyerte, WV 24970 or phone (304) 647-5455. Do you have questions about financing your own business? Are you interested in gettingan SBA loan? Bring your questions to the 2008 Business Loan Expo! Your one-stop business loan shopping event! Representatives from our lending community will be happy to assist you, along with business counselors to tell you how to start, expand or sell a business! Call the Women's Business & Training Center at 800-766-4556 or 253-3145 for more information. Refreshments Served, Reservations Required Participating Lenders: .J--. ,4nth > BB&T Muwluay, Iv, al i, /u Chase ' 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. > MCNB Bank United Bank TAMARACK CONFERENCE 4-C Economic Development CENTER - BECKLEY Authority IWyoming County Economic Development Authority xpo Natural Capital Investment Fund Sponsor: USDA Rural Development , And More Theres opportunity here i Business Assistance Exhibitors Include: , ~.~, "A'~r,~ ~ Ihe U, S, Small Busille~s A,:huinistratioa(SBA).