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something we can do to t environment? Is it too late? image done? Is our only op- out how to live with it? )less as we feel? questions and problems of the Ed Till Show (AM 1000 on the luests were all fighting vari- to stop some of the de- to the environment. From such as Green- that for years has been fight- r environmental issues, to l'Such as the Thorian Action land Broken Arrow, who are tor specific envuonmental mainly radioactive dumping are people making a dil- l" These people, as well as and groups, are environment the issue of Helen and Helen Maybe individually we can't make a difference, but if all of the individu- als who want to make a difference get together and work together for the environment, maybe we won't have to debate about what to do with the waste . . . maybe there won't be any. Remember, if you're interested in the things going on, there are many good talk shows on the radio. All of them are different, but all are also informative. Until next time . . . Turn on and Call In! I Carnegie Hall 1990 Membership and Fund Raising Drive to Begin! May 1 marked the kick-off of the Carnegie Hall's, the areas educa- tional and cultural organization, an- nual membership and fund raising drive. This year's goal: $150,000! Money raised from the drive will be used for operating and programming costs, restoration work, and the en- dowment fund. "We're very excited about this year's drive," said Carne- gie President, Sue Sailor, "because we believe the 1990s will be a Ren- aissance decade for the hall. The ground work has been laid, an ac- tive calendar of live performances The Mountain Messenger, Thursday, May 3, 1990 11A $1 9 and classes has been scheduled and word of the hall is spreading fast." Preparations for the drive have been made through the Finance Committee headed by Wallace Westfeidt and Treasurer Martha Sams. To make giving even easier this year, VISA and MasterCard are now accepted at the Hall and a pledge system (with quarterly billing) is in place. "Now that the future of Carnegie Hall is secure, with a new lease -- including more land around the building itself for our future reiand- scaping plans -- from the State of West Virginia in process, we're very optimistic about the future of the Hall," indicated Executive Director of the hall, Vivian Conly. "This is such an extraordinary facility -- it has tre- mendous potential to improve the quality of life we enjoy in the Green- brier Valley and to have a very posi- tive impact on the economic devel- opment of the region." Many different levels of participa- tion in Carnegie Hall are offered. All donations to Carneg e Hall are tax deductible; all donations of $10 or more include membership in the or- ganization. "There are definite bene- fits to membership, for example: in- clusion on the mailing list (inoluding the bi-monthly Carnegie Hall News), discounts on season passes, and an invitation to the annual members' picnic," Ms Conly said. If you are interested, please call 645-7917. if you like The Mountain Messenger.,., ill Please thank our advertisers ..... , , , II I I I O Kray from Greenpeace was one of the guests on his show. Till asked Kray 31e are responding to the Kray said certainly becoming more aware of i~ ms and dangers facing ment. example, people have be- Ware there are holes in the We've chosen our most popular Recliner Values It has been widely publicizedand are offering a SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY to release of fluorocarbons buy them, for a limited time, at greatly reduced ~a " " " tmosphere is the major prices. Come and find one just right for you! ~f this problem. Because of rareness people have cut I the use of things that could even more damage to the Other two) groups Thorian ~roup and Broken Arrow, are Curio faging war on radioactive Cabinetst Dan Balaka is a member of ~rian Action Group. This fighting to keep a large ai COmpany from burying 1/2 ~ {;Ubic yards of radioactive a residential neighborhood. %ical company has already ~rne of the waste, but the Action Group is fighting to rest out and fo the removal fas already been buried. ~a sa d the dea of the tarting at lcompany was to bury a 40 ~ rnound of this waste over ~. The Droblem is the 30 adjacent to a large resi- With what has been SOme of the 60 wells within ~ile area are contaminated tot the residents have been water. Arrow. which is a military lUclear mishap, ~s also an dealing with radioactive and co-director Martin also a guest on Tilrs Arrow's fight is for clean- aump sKe which Is 3reserve. but which 40 years ago, the site of nuclear reaclors. now is that there located around this a.II of these towns use an water source. Their has now become by radioacWe waste into the sol and into the aquifer. wants the govern- COme and clean up the Cost of this operation is $500 million. groups are ~ steo in However, it Y to say, "The problem is "there, just get rid of it." is how do we dis- wastes? Where can so that they won't harm .~nt? The an- questions: There ts no for disposal at this CHAIRS THAT MOVE No F;st Refrigerator ~.,1~ zl98 ET14LC A Lane Cedar Chest takes top honors! On her sp2cial day. give the gift she wdl treasure Genuine Lane Cedar Chests. with aroma tight seating strips, preserve memories safely and beautifully. 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