-- First Presbyterian Church — Bible classes are held every Wednesday in the Fellowship Hall from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 205 Central Avenue, Oak Hill. All denominations are welcome to share in our learning. For more information, please call Nancye Martin, commissioned lay pastor, at 304-877-5194.
-- The EGG Project — Ames Heights Bible Church is breaking out The EGG Project (Exploring God’s Goodness) on Sunday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m. for those in grades 1 to 6. Come, bring a friend and unscramble the mysteries of God’s Word. For more, call Suzie at 304-574-2131.
-- Summerlee Presbyterian — Summerlee Presbyterian Church, the white church at the Summerlee end of Oak Hill’s White Oak Rail Trail, would like to invite everyone to ride their bikes or walk to church. Come as you are dressed for biking or hiking. Bottled water will be provided for your refreshment. Sunday services begin at 9:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome.
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New River Youth Symphony and Chorus performs winter concert
The New River Youth Symphony and Chorus last week performed its annual winter concert Dec. 14 at the Historic Fayette Theater in Fayetteville.
Reaching out to others at Christmas
Hamilton Burgess Young & Pollard law firm provided a special donation to the Fayette Toy Fund. Employees of the firm also recently stuffed stockings for the Fayette Toy Fund.
Better nutrition, more exercise best road to healthy kids
West Virginia students need better nutrition and more recess time, experts told the Legislature’s joint committee on Children and Families last Tuesday. The cost of the status quo, according to one of those experts, is staggering.
Gum Spring youth serve community
The Youth Group of Gum Spring Baptist Church, Chimney Corner, participated in the West Virginia Day of Service’s Build a Bed for a Shelter Dog event hosted by the Fayetteville United Methodist Church on Sunday, Oct. 20.
Woodland Oaks club plants memorial tree
Woodland Oaks Garden Club has the tradition of planting a tree in memory of its members who pass away. Following in that tradition, a memorial dogwood tree was planted in memory of Linda Miller Stewart, who passed away June 23.
Collins, Ansted post basketball triumphs
In recent middle school basketball games:
Time to get your flu vaccine
National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), observed Dec. 8-14, is a national observance that was established to highlight the importance of influenza vaccination.
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Ensuring access to care for state seniors
I am absolutely committed to protecting Medicare. It is crucial to helping ensure that our seniors, especially those on fixed incomes, have access to quality and affordable health care, and can live and retire in dignity.
Rosedale captures $25K in contest
Students at Rosedale Elementary danced in celebration Wednesday morning after learning the school won $25,000 as part of the 2013 U.S. Cellular’s Calling All Communities campaign.
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