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2A The Mountain Messenger, Thursday, October 25, 1990 Sims... gers and Greenbrler County Adult Education Co~Srdtnator Sallle Dalton. "I always brag about Donna," Ms Rogers said. "She is so highly motivated. In a way she repre- sents so many others. She had to overcome her Initial shyness. ?rod like so many others, once she really got going Into the pro- grain, her family became her big- gest supporters. This is real suc- cess-there's no way to stop it. She had the determination It takes." Approydmately 175 indivkluals are currently enrolled in Adult Basic Education classes in Greenbrier County, meeting at schools in Rupert, Alderson, and at Greenbrler East High School. Those who complete course re- quirements earn their General Educational Development (GED) high school diplomas. According to Mrs Dalton, over 45 per cent of adults in West Virginia over the age of 25 do not have high school diplomas, pointing to a need for adult education. "Corn- Continued From Page 1A pleting high school requirements and earning a GED goes a long way in increasing an adult's con- fidence in himself--and tile per- sonal satisfaction that comes from it," she said. Funding lbr the GED program comes from the state Board of Education through the county board. Students attend the classes free. "My goal is to have . GED classes in every community that has a school," Mrs Dalton said. "It makes a big difference for adults to be able to take tile ONLY The Dodge Shadow America is the lowest priced American car.* But you don't sacrifice safety or good looks with a standard driver's airbag and sporty styling, UP TOTAL TO SAVINGS Dodge Spirit offers more interior room than Honda Accord but you still get great performance. 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Stealths. & select other models), ttSee 7/70 limited powertrain warranty and its restrictions at dealer. **Base sticker price comparison of cars designed and built in North America. Standard equipment levels vary. tttBase sticker price comparison vs. Ward's full-size class. Standard equipment levels vary. *** Sticker prices exclude tax & destination charge. BUCKLE UP.AND PLf.lt~ DRIVE g4FELZ Seniors... Continued From Page 1A classes in their own commum- ties. It's a chance for them to re- late to their own school and community, and it helps make them more receptive to taking this big step in their lives." In addition to the GED classes, the county board of edu- cation also offers "Adult Part- time Classes" to assist adults in developing and sharpening work-related skills. Mrs Sims is currently enrolled in a typing and accounting class, working toward a clerical certificate. Many adults attend the evening classes after working at their jobs during the daytime. Instruc- tional sites are at Greenbrier West High School at Charrnco, Lewisburg Junior High School. and Greenbrier East High School. Fees for students range from $37 to $60. Mrs Sims said she is inter- ested In expanding her skills In many areas: "I'm just breaking out in to everything, it seems. I'm really not sure where I want to go at this point--I just want to absorb everything possible, espe- cially those things I missed be- lbre." UHS.. Continued From Page 1A a good response from the school. I enjoy working on the paper--it gives you a feel of how things are run. and gives us a sense that we're somewhat in charge. If other students feel as we do about the paper, we should be able to carry it on successfully." d u.nwoo..... Continued From Page 1A tered, the first ambulance was purchased--and on August 28 the paramedics made their first call. The service's home base is the former headquarters of the Quinwood Volunteer Fire De- partment next to the post office tn downtown Quinwood. Quinwood Ambulance now makes 150 to 180 calls per month, according to Mr Davis, most Involving the transporting of patients to Humana Hospital- Greenbrier Valley in Fairlea. Crews also make occasional in- ter-hospital trips throughout the eastern United States. Four crews normally are on call 24 hours a day at the Rainelle Medical Center. The group serves as the phone serv- ice for the center after 5 p.m. In exchange for office, sleeping, and kitchen facilities, Mr Davis said. According to emergency medi- cal technician and office clerk Peggy Fox, the ambulance serv- ice is similar to others in relying heavily on reimbursements from insurance companies. Additional monies come from a "subscrip- tion program" which customers can join. "We really didn't have any fund drives," she said. "We're really too busy to conduct any." Mrs Fox has been with the ambulance service since its be- ginninl~s and is pleased with its progress. "Our first priority is patient care, of course. All our personnel are professional, with high standards, frequent train- ing, and the caring attitude that's needed to get the job done." t EASTERN GREENBRIER JAYCEES AUNTED HOUSE [ Humana... Continued from 1~ though!" "I am thoroughly Hylas Dotson of encourages me to muscles I wouldn't stayed at home." Irene Stuart of said, "It must be of good--I was sore day. I'm glad for this nity." "I am very program," Virginia [aewisburg said. fast, and it's not overlyl OUS." Members of the iors Association pay dues to the non- tlon, which has ery Humana hospit United States. In exercise programs. have monthly games, business ness seminars," and number of day trips night trips. Ms inquiries from bers at 647-6096. Benefits offered by include numerous care benefits and hospital, in addition counts on purchases at businesses througla country. The Greenbrier agency Council is nomination for its teer Of The Year presented In an Greenbrier Valley ing their annual held in December. Letters received by Novemba nominations must be nied by an outline of community activities buttons and an ex why the volunteer is ommended for this nominations should Greenbrier Valley Councit, P.O. Box burg. The annual GVIC the Year Award was in 1980 in memory Zabjerck who was volved in vol grams in the and who was a firlri the wealth of a good This award reco valuable con teers within the local who make sc comnmnii3 The 1990 Year Award will be December 5. at the quet to be held at pital Greenbrier ValleY' The GV1C is an 0 of representatives health and social cies who realize the efforts in the and at this time each to acknowledge all and their special to our community. 2 LOCATIONS 00dqe CHRYSLER u.s 219 NORTH U:S 219 SOUTH AT LEWISBURG CiTY LIMITS AT FAIRLEA 645-4137 645-1010 *oo*,*~*,~* ~*ooo,~**oo,o,o.*** o**,oo.=***,. 1990 DODGE DAYTONA SHELBY RETAIL $16,847 DEALER REBATE $1,300 CASH OR TRADE ~0 YOUR PRICE $11,047 monthly payment $249.00 1990 DODGE COLT GL-auto, air 1990 PLYMOUTH SUNDANCE RETAIL $10,073 RETAIL $14,083 REBATE $1000 DEALER REBATE $1,300 DEALER REBATE $500 REBATE $800 CASH OR TRADE $1000 CASH OR TRADE $2000 YOUR PRICE "2 In Stock monthly payment $7573 $170.85 YOUR PRICE air, cass., sunroof monthly payment 1990 DODGE SHADOW-Shelby Performance Package, very limited Production....$11,995 1989 DODGE CARAVAN- 7pass., LE Package .................................................. $13,495 1989 DODGE SHADOW-ES package, 5 spd ........................................................ $9,495 1989 JEEP CHEROKEE-6 cyt., pioneer package, 7/70 warranty avail ............... $14,995 1988 HONDA ACCORD LX-1-low miles, excellent, condition ............................ $12,495 1988 CHRYSLER CONQUEST TSl-loaded w/options, new tires, extra sharp ...... $9,995 1988 DODGE DYNASTY- V-6, cruise, tilt ................................................................ $8,995 1987 CHRYSLER LeBARON COUPE-loaded, low milage ................................ $10,995 1987 CHEVY CELEBRITY CL-V-6, auto, loaded, extra sharp ................................ $6,995 1987 CHRYSLER 5TH AVE-leather interior, air, excellent condition ....................... $8,995 1986 CHEVY CAMARO Z28-1oaded w/options, extra nice ................................... $8,995 1986 FORD MUSTANG-4 speed ........................................................................... $4,295 1986 BUICK SKYHAWK-auto, air ......................................................................... $5,495 1985 DODGE ARIES-auto, air ............................................................................... $3,495 1985 CHRYSLER LeBARON-4 dr., auto, air ....................................................... $4,995 1982 CHRYSLER FIFTH AVENUE-auto, air, loaded ...................................... $4,995 $9983 1990 DODGE DAKOTA CLUB CAB RETAIL $16,672 REBATE $1,500 CASH OR TRADE ~0 YOUR PRICE $11,172 monthly payment * Payments based on 60 me., 12.5% A.P.R. 1989 DODGE DAKOTA-sports pkg, air, auto, 4x4, low miles .... $12,995 1988 CHEVY C1500 4X4- long wheel base, 5-spd ....................... $8,995 1986 JEEP COMANCHE- 4X4, 4-spd.,fiberglass top, new tires...$8,495 1986.5 NISSAN KING CAB 4X4- sport package, air ................... $6,995 TRUCKS 1990 DODGE DAKOTA-aft. bed, 2 WD, auto, low miles .................................... $11,995 1989 DODGE W100-4X4, 5 spd, manual, air, 8-ft. bed .............................. $13,800 t NBRIER MOTOR CO., INC. u.s. 219 NORTH AT LEWISBURG CITY LIMNITS 645-4137 U.S. 219 SOUTH AT FAIRLEA 645-1010 Plan S The White Sulph.0 Music Boosters will ghetti Dinner in with the Annual Crafts Festival, sa vember 3 at 4 pan. the junior high menu will be spa meatsauce, Tossed made rolls, Cake Cost of the meal $2.50 children 12 Tickets may be any band or Western Auto. or a Take-outs will be Also in the we will have a goods for sale, ber 3, beginning Sunday, November Frt. 7 & 9:30 - :O