Congratulations to all the Boone County 2012 high school graduates. Graduation ceremonies took place around the county this past week.
A hot dog sale will be held at the Nellis Wesleyan Church, Friday, June 1, from 10 a.m. til 4 p.m. You may pre-order by calling (304) 836-8140.
The 30th annual Nellis-Armco reunion, combined with the 6th annual Nellis Grade School reunion, is scheduled for Saturday, June 30, beginning at noon. The Nellis Elementary School gym has been reserved for this date. Mark your calendar and make plans to spend the afternoon with former neighbors and long-time friends. Food will be available.
Darlene Perdue Long and all family members of Carolyn Williams extend their heartfelt thanks to everyone who has participated in the fundraisers for Carolyn. Those who helped or donated to the bean dinner, the yard sales; everything is much appreciated.
A community revival is scheduled for the B.A.R.N. area beginning Sunday, June 17, through Sunday, June 24. On Sunday, June 17, Richard Harold will be speaking at the Nellis Wesleyan Church, on Monday, June 18, Herman Maynard will be speaking at Emmons Baptist, on Tuesday, June 19, Charles Hardy will be speaking at the Emmons Church of God, on Wednesday, June 20, Mike Gibson will be speaking at Rumble Community Church, on Thursday, June 21, Brian Sowards will be speaking at the Morning Star House of Prayer in Ridgeview, on Friday, June 22, Cleve Daugherty will be speaking at Dartmont Baptist, on Saturday, June 23, J.R. Mooney will be speaking at the Estep Baptist Church in Ridgeview, and on Sunday, June 24, Roger Kratz will be speaking at Rumble Baptist. On June 24 New Salem Sound will be singing at Rumble Baptist.
Bob and Wanda Kincaid of Nellis will celebrate their 61st wedding anniversary June 1. Happy anniversary.
Happy 9th wedding anniversary to Mark and Ronda Barker Thompson of Goodlettsville, Tenn. on May 31. They are the parents of a son, Brody, and a daughter, Alana.
Happy 5th anniversary to Jon and Jessica Evans Rach on June 2. They are the parents of two sons, Austin and Evan.
Happy 1st wedding anniversary to Mike and Amy Halstead of Madison who celebrated May 1 from your children and Mom and stepdad Tommy.
Special get well wishes to Trena Kish of Alkol with love from your family who love you and want you to hurry and be well. From the Baileys, Warners, and Van Gundys.
Happy birthday to Mary Ann Kinder of Costa who will be 49 June 1.
Carol Bowles Starling of Ashford celebrates her birthday June 4. Happy birthday from Bill, Mark, Angie, Hannah, Holly and all your family.
Happy 67th birthday to Jean Graley of Emmons on June 5.
Happy 4th birthday to Thomas James Norris, son of Jeff and Misti Norris of Old Hickory, Tenn., on June 5. He has an older sister, Karlie. Grandparents are Ronnie and Carol Thompson of Seth, and Wilma Norris of Madison, Tenn.
Happy birthday to Ronald Barrick of Ridgeview who celebrates his 61st birthday June 3.
Happy birthday to Alice Holstein of Ashford on June 4.
Jessica Keenan of Flowery Branch, Ga. celebrates her 20th birthday June 5. Jessica is the granddaughter of JoAnn and the late Jack Keenan of Pinellas Park, Fla.
Happy 17th birthday to Julie Ward.
Beulah Baker of Hampton, Va. (formerly of Racine) celebrates her 78th birthday June 1.
Happy 7th birthday to Alex Benjamin Perdue, son of Ben and Dema Perdue of Ashford, on June 2.
Happy birthday to Misti Pennington, daughter of Danny and Kay Kinder of Emmons, who will be 35 June 1. We wish her many more.
Happy 3rd birthday to Daniel Edison Helmick, son of Paul and Kris Helmick, on June 5. Grandparents are Rick and Sue Peros of Ridgeview.
Jenny Linville of Camp Creek celebrates her birthday June 1. Happy birthday, Jenny!
Jennifer Kinder of Weirton will celebrate her birthday June 3. Jennifer is the granddaughter of Sonny and Alice Kinder of Nellis.
Angel Turley celebrates her birthday June 1.
Dana Turlington celebrates her 29th birthday June 2. She is the granddaughter of Beulah Baker of Hampton, Va.
Tom Evans of Logan, Ohio celebrates another birthday June 1.
Happy 45th birthday to Bobbie Jean Neal in Indiana on May 30 from your cousin Kim and family and friends who love you.
Belated happy 25th birthday to Stephen Tucker of Foster, who celebrated April 4, from Mom and Dad who love you.
Larry Sizemore celebrates his birthday May 30. Happy birthday from Sue and boys.
Happy 5th birthday to Ryan Nathanial McClure who will celebrate his birthday May 31 from mommy and daddy who love you. His parents are Bobby and Colleen McClure of Nellis.
Happy 90th birthday wishes go to Frankie Miller on May 30.
Happy 5th birthday to Hailey Grace Capps on May 30. Hailey is the daughter of Marshall and Kendra Capps of Ridgeview.
That’s all for this week. Don’t forget to call (304)836-5379 or write P.O. Box 102, Nellis, WV 25142 with any news that you would like to share. You may also e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is 6 p.m. Wednesday. Take care until next time.