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 commissioners Silas Mullins Jr. at 304-732-8000, extension 288; Larry Mathis at 304-682-4834, or Jason Mullins at 304-673-9019.
Bingo: City of Mullens is sponsoring Bingo each Monday (except holidays) at 6:30 p.m. in the Legion Building.
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.
Captain Ralph Stewart Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution meet the first Tuesday of each month — excluding January, July, August, December — at 7 p.m. in the Guyandotte Baptist Church in Jesse. To become a member, individuals must descend from someone who fought in the American Revolution; chapter members will assist with required paperwork. For more information on becoming a member, contact Dan Bragg at 304-682-4622 or Ira Cook at 304-682-6024; or, for the Daughters of the American Revolution, contact Anita Lusk at 304-682-6552. Everyone is welcome.
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.
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.
Eastern Wyoming Public Service District meetings are conducted the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the water plant in Stephenson. Meetings are open to the public.
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.
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.
Mullens Opportunity Center is offering a free GED class, sponsored by the West Virginia Department of Education and Wyoming County Schools, on the second floor in Room 24. For more information, phone 304-294-6188.
Narcotics Anonymous meets each Friday at 7 p.m. in the Oceana Public Library conference room. For more information, phone 304-923-2979 or 304-682-6982.
Oceana Public Library welcomes children, ages three and four years old, for the Story Hour program each Wednesday from 11 a.m. until noon. Activities include read-aloud story books, silly songs, games, puppet shows, crafts, occasional field trips, parties, among others. To register, stop by the library or phone 304-682-6784.
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.
Pineville Lions Club members meet the second and fourth Monday of each month beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Pineville Presbyterian Church. 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.
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.
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.
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 email@example.com. Callers can remain anonymous and the phone is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Southern Conservation District board members will conduct their regular meeting March 14 at 9:45 a.m. in the Southern Soil Conservation District Building located at 463 Ragland Road in Beckley. For more information, phone 304-253-0261.
Wyoming County Board of Education meetings are conducted the first and last Monday of each month at 5 p.m. in the Wyoming County Career and Technical Center conference room. Meetings are open to the public. For more information, phone 304-732-6262.
Wyoming County Career and Technical Center National Technical Honor Society members are selling dinner rolls for Easter; cost is $4 a dozen. Orders are due by Wednesday, March 20, and may be picked up on Friday, March 29, between 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the school. For more information, phone 304-732-8050.
Wyoming County Commission members meet the first and third Wednesday of each month. All meetings begin at 9:30 a.m. and are conducted in the commission offices, located in the bank basement, across the street from the courthouse. Meetings are open to the public. For more information or to be placed on an agenda, phone 304-732-8000, extension 295, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Commissioners will meet April 10 at 9:30 a.m., rather than the regularly scheduled April 3 meeting. The April 17 meeting is unchanged.
Wyoming County Economic Development Authority members will meet April 18, May 16, June 27, Aug. 15, Sept. 19, and Nov. 21 at 6 p.m. in the EDA building, located across from Pineville Middle School. Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m.; those planning to eat should phone Laura Roberts-Lambert at 732-6707 prior to the meeting day. For more information, phone 732-6707.
Wyoming County Genealogical Society has only a few remaining hard-bound “Wyoming County Heritage” books available for sale. Additionally, those who would like to submit ancestor charts, family histories, stories, inquiries, and other regional historical information for the newspaper are urged to do so. For more information, phone Pat Adams at 304-732-6753.
Wyoming County Historical Museum is open to visitors Tuesday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Saturday from noon until 4 p.m.
On the second Saturday of each month, from noon until 4 p.m., committee members will provide supplies — including acid-free paper — for those interested in participating in recording information to be included in a time capsule.
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.
Wyoming County Solid Waste Authority members meet the second Wednesday in January, April, July, and October at noon in the Solid Waste Authority building, behind the courthouse, in Pineville. Meetings are open to the public.