Accumulating garbage, trash, paper, litter, refuse, cans, bottles, discarded furniture, appliances, tires, construction and demolition materials, among other items in yards, on road ways, or in streams is illegal. To report these open dumps, contact the Wyoming County Litter Control program at 304-732-8000, extension 421, or contact Commissioner Silas Mullins at 304-732-8000, extension 290.

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Bingo: Mullens Area Chamber of Commerce conducts bingo games Monday at 6 p.m. in the Veterans Memorial Building.

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Brenton Public Service District meetings are conducted the first Monday of each month at 6 p.m. in the PSD office. Meetings are open to the public.

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Captain Ralph Stewart Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution meet the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Guyandotte Baptist Church in Jesse. For more information on becoming a member, contact Danford Bragg Jr. at 304-682-6561. Everyone is welcome.

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Center Public Service District meetings are conducted the second Thursday of each month at 4:30 p.m. in the plant. Meetings are open to the public.

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Coalfields Expressway Authority members meet the fourth Thursday March-December at 10 a.m. in the EDA Building in Pineville. Meetings are subject to change; call to confirm. For more information, phone 304-732-6707.

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Disabled American Veterans’ van is providing transportation to the VA Hospital in Beckley by phoning Frank Sizemore at 304-732-6140 or 304-585-7738. Two days prior notice is needed for transport on the DAV van. Volunteer drivers are also needed; to volunteer phone Sizemore.

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Eastern Wyoming Public Service District meetings are conducted the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the new water plant in Stephenson. Meetings are open to the public.

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Friends of the Pineville Library are offering a second printing of “A Taste of Wyoming County,” containing more than 400 recipes, for $10 a copy. Proceeds will go to fund various library projects. Copies of the cookbook are available at the Pineville Public Library or from any member of Friends of the Pineville Library; phone 304-732-6228.

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Glen Rogers Public Service District meetings are conducted the second Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. in the sewer plant. Meetings are open to the public.

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Helping Hands RV Ministry is conducting Youth Game Night, for youngsters in fourth-12th grades, in the Mullens Episcopal Church, in South Mullens, each Friday from 6 until 8 p.m. with free snacks, table games, art activities, and more. Everyone is welcome.

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Karate For Kids Club is scheduled Tuesday and Friday, for children 4 to 12 years old, from 6 until 7 p.m. in the Pineville Elementary School multi-purpose room. Adult classes are scheduled from 7:30 until 9 p.m.; self-defense courses available by pre-registration. For more information, phone Adam Bradford at 304-207-1918.

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Kopperston Public Service District meetings are conducted the second Monday of each month at 8 p.m. in the Kopperston Presbyterian Church basement. Meetings are open to the public.

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Mullens City Commission meetings are conducted the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in city hall. Meetings are open to the public.

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Oceana Little League’s board of directors will conduct a 2011 organizational meeting Oct. 27 beginning at 7 p.m. in Berlin McKinney Elementary School.

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Oceana Town Council meetings are conducted the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in town hall. Meetings are open to the public.

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Paradise Island of Christian, located on Rt. 80 between Man and Gilbert, will host Passion Trail Nov. 5-6 and Dec. 3-4 at 7:30 p.m. daily. Cast members will perform 175 scenes from the life of Jesus (more than two hours). Admission is free; donations accepted. Large groups may make reservations by phoning 304-583-2825 or at www.paradiseislandwv.homestead.com.

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Pineville Lions Club members meet the second and fourth Tuesday of each month beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Castle Rock Restaurant. Contributions of cash or used eye glasses are welcome for the group’s eye care program. For more information, contact Patti Lewis at 304-732-7270.

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Pineville Town Council meetings are conducted the third Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in town hall. Meetings are open to the public.

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Ravencliff-McGraws-Saulsville Public Service District meets the first Thursday of each month at 9 a.m. in the business office. Meetings are open to the public.

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Safe Schools Helpline: To report violence, weapons, threats, thefts and property damage, drug and alcohol abuse, sexual harassment, or other dangerous situations in any school, students, parents and school staff are encouraged to phone 1-866-SAFEWVA (1-866-723-3982) or e-mail safeschools@wvdmaps.gov. Callers can remain anonymous and the phone is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Sweet Home Free Will Baptist Church, in Maben, will host revival services Nov. 6-13 beginning at 7 p.m. daily. Rev. Harold Taylor is the guest speaker, with special musical performances for each service. Rev. Justin Farley is church pastor. Everyone is welcome.

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Upper Guyandotte Watershed Association members meet the second Monday of each month in Mullens Opportunity Center’s Room 22, upstairs, beginning at 6 p.m. Meetings are open to the public. For more information, contact Upper Guyandotte Watershed Association at 304-250-7053 or info@ugwawv.org.

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West Virginia Birth to Three serves children, up to three years of age, whose development is not on track. For more information about early intervention services, phone 1-866-321-4728.

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Wyoming County Board of Education meetings are conducted the first and last Monday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Wyoming County Career and Technical Center conference room. Meetings are open to the public.

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Wyoming County Board of Health members meet the first Tuesday in March, June, September, December at 5:30 p.m. in the county Health Department lobby in Pineville. Meetings are open to the public.

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Wyoming County Commission members meet the first and third Wednesday of each month beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the conference room located behind the jail. For more information, phone 304-732-8000, extension 242, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.

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Wyoming County Economic Development Authority members will meet Nov. 18. at 6 p.m. in the EDA Building in Pineville; dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public. Those planning to eat dinner should phone Laura Roberts-Lambert at 304-732-6707 the day before the meeting.

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Wyoming County Genealogical Society has only a few “Wyoming County Heritage” books remaining for sale at a reduced cost. Anyone can provide historical articles, folklore, customs, birth and death notices, cemetery reports, family histories, etc. to be published in the group’s newsletter. To make submissions or receive copies, contact the society at P.O. Box 1186, Pineville, WV 24874 or phone Pat Adams, president, at 304-732-6753.

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Wyoming County Historical Museum Board of Directors members meet the first Thursday of each month in Oceana City Hall beginning at 6 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.

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Wyoming County Library Board meetings are conducted the second Wednesday at 5 p.m., usually in the Pineville Public Library. Meetings are open to the public.

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Wyoming County Relay for Life will conduct an organizational meeting Oct. 28 beginning at 6 p.m. in Cook Memorial Baptist Church, in Pineville. Those interested in starting a team or joining a team are urged to attend. For more information, contact LeighAnn Lumbo at 304-890-1937.

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Wyoming County Solid Waste Authority members meet the third Wednesday in January, April, August and December at noon in the EDA office at Pineville. Meetings are open to the public.

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