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May 25, 1998

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* " NATURALSIZEFLAG="0" ALIGN="BOTTOM">Proposed improvement of access to Dry Run Road from Interstate 81 in Martinsburg, W.Va., will be the subject of a public meeting by the Division of Highways from 4 to 8 p.m. today in the cafeteria of Tuscarora Elementary School, 2000 Tavern Road, Martinsburg.

Selection of a preferred corridor for future development of a four-lane W.Va. 9 from Berkeley Springs, W.Va., to I-81 will be discussed at a public meeting from 4 to 8 p.m. today in the assembly area at James Rumsey Technical Institute near Martinsburg and from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the cafeteria of Berkeley Springs High School, 836 Concord Ave., Berkeley Springs.

Information including a Corridor Selection Report will be available and Division of Highways personnel will discuss the project. Copies of the report can be viewed at the offices of the mayors in Berkeley Springs and Martinsburg, and the county clerks of Berkeley and Morgan counties, at the post offices in Berkeley Springs and Martinsburg, the Eastern Panhandle Regional Planning and Development Council in Martinsburg and the offices of the Division of Highways in Charleston, W.Va., and the District Five Engineer in Burlington, W.Va.


Written copies of the report can be obtained by writing to Acting Director, Engineering Division, Division of Highways, Capitol Complex Building 5, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. East, Charleston, W.Va. 25305-0430. Written comments can also be sent to that address on or before June 29.

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* " NATURALSIZEFLAG="0" ALIGN="BOTTOM">Wilson College in Chambersburg, Pa., will begin offering a bachelor of science degree in accounting this fall.

Concentrations will be available in managerial and financial accounting.

The managerial accounting option is designed to develop the ability to provide and interpret information for decision-making across all areas of managerial responsibility.

The financial accounting option will emphasize critical thinking and integrated problem-solving.

For more information, call 1-717-264-4141.

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* " NATURALSIZEFLAG="0" ALIGN="BOTTOM">The Shepherd College Foundation announces the endowment of the Charles Woodward Scholarship.

The scholarship was established in recognition of the retirement of Charles Woodward, associate professor of biology at Shepherd.

The scholarship will be awarded to students pursuing a career in nursing, biology or related medical fields.

Donations to the scholarship can be sent to the Shepherd College Foundation, Shepherdstown, W.Va. 25443.

For more information on creating a scholarship fund, call the foundation at 1-304-876-5391.

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* " NATURALSIZEFLAG="0" ALIGN="BOTTOM">The Martinsburg-Berkeley County Parks and Recreation Board is holding registration for the 1998 fall session of pre-school.

Pre-school is held at Trinity United Methodist Church, 220 W. Martin St., Martinsburg, W.Va. The fall session begins in September and runs through May 1999.

Classes are on Tuesday and Thursday for 3-year-olds and Monday, Wednesday and Friday for 4- and 5-year-olds. Both classes meet from 9 a.m. to noon.

The cost for the class is $65 per month for two days and $95 per month for three days.

For information or to register, call 1-304-264-4842.

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