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.

Chapter 56 members conduct meetings the third Thursday of each month at Stafford Funeral Home, in Lynco, beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, phone Dennis Hurley, commander, at 304-682-6874.

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.

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 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.

Southern Conservation District board members will conduct their regular meeting Sept. 12 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.

Veterans in Wyoming and McDowell counties who may need assistance with VA disability claims or other free services are urged to visit the West Virginia Department of Veterans Assistance in Welch, at 90 Howard Street on the second floor of the library, or phone 304-436-3804. Services are free to veterans.

Wyoming County Abandoned Building Agency meets the first Tuesday of each month at noon in the county commission offices, located in the bank basement, across the street from the courthouse. Meetings are open to the public. For more information, phone 304-732-8000, extension 295.

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 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.

Wyoming County Community Education Outreach Service members will host their annual Achievement and Craft Workshop Day Tuesday, Sept. 24, in the Pineville Church of the Nazarene Activities Building. Registration begins at 9 a.m.; program begins at 10 a.m. Craft demonstrations during the day. Lunch at noon. Free admission. For more information, contact Phillips at 304-294-6108.

Wyoming County East High School’s junior class is recycling ink cartridges and toners, headphones (not ear-buds), laptops, digital cameras, calculators, cell phones, MP3 players and GPS systems as a fundraiser. Items do not need to be in working order and may be dropped in the collection boxes at the school or given to a class sponsor.

Wyoming County Economic Development Authority members will meet 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.

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.

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