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The Woodville Republican, Thursday, December 17, 2015 Page MISS{$SIPPI'$ OLDEST NEWSPAPER - E~t.5~ed 1824 Woodville, Mississippi 39669 Andrew J. Lewis ....................................... Publisher~Editor Lili R. Lewis ...................... Associate Editor/Adv. Manager Frances C. Devenin9 ......................................... Typesetter Kathleen Geter Daly ........................................ Bookkeeper : THE WOODVILLE REPUBLICAN (USPS No. 462-260) is published weekly on Thursdays. Subscriptions: $28.OO per year n W k nson County, $30.00 per year outside Wilkinson County & in Miss., and $32.00 per year outside Mississippi. 50 per copy. Office located 425 Depot Street, Woodville, MS 39669. Telephone (601) 888-4293, FAX (601) 888- 6156. Email: wrepublican Periodicals Post- age Paid at Woodville, MS 39669. POSTMASTER: Send all address changes to THE WOODVlLLE REPUBLICAN, P.O. Box 696~ Woodville~ MS 39669-0696. A columnby ment of his calling and he Rev. Bobby Thornhill, Pastor surrendered himself to the Centreville & White's Chapel United Methodist Churches call and all that it entailed. Today we have many "He also took up the who are "called" to God's mantle of Elijah that particular service of one had fallen from him, ministry or another; those and went back and who are "successful" at ful- stood by the bank of the filling the call are those Jordan." 2 Kings 2:13 who take up the mantle of (NKJV) authority and responsibili- The mantle of Elijah; ty as did Elisha. Those who we understand it to have are the recipients of God's been both a physical gar- call to ministry have a re- ment, perhaps a cape or sponsibility to take up the shawl, as well as a sym- authority of that calling bol of the Divine authority (the mantle) and step into given those who are called the office to which they to speak and act for God. have been chosen. It is just In today's words we might as necessary for the pas- say that Elijah's mantle tors of today to assume the was his calling and the responsibility and author- accompanying authority to ity of their position as it assume the position and was for Elisha; had Elisha responsibility to which not received the mantle in he was called. In 1 Kings 1 Kings 19:19, he could 19:19 Elijah threw his not have taken it up as mantle upon E]isha as he his own in 2 Kings 2:14. passed by him (although The called must speak as the physical mantle did not did the Prophets, and as remain upon Elisha as did Jesus would later speak the Spiritual authority, it in Matthew 7:29, "for He was his to assume when taught them as one having the time was right in 2 authority, and not as the Kings 2:14); Elisha's first scribes." response was to run af- Preachers, take up the ter Elijah. Evidently there mantle of your position was reason for Elisha to and "preach the word" with recognize that what Eli- authority and power! It is jah had done was the mo- your calling! .... Ln ife ko a 9od z o ,., Ltf # :s o IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT OF HINDS COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI to Miss. Code Ann. 89-12-59 For further information about this lawsuit, visit http:Hwww.treasu IN RE: MATURED, UNREDEEMED, AND UNCLAIMED UNITED STATES SAVINGS BONDS WITH PURCHASERS OR OWNERS WITH LAST KNOWN ADDRESSES IN THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI CAUSE NO. 15-597 suMMoNS You are required to mail or hand deliver a written response to the Com- plaint filed against'you in this action to the attention of S. Martin Millette, III, whose post office address is Office of the Mississippi Attorney General, P.O. Box 220, Jackson, MS 39205, and whose street address is 550 High Street, Suite 1200, Jackson. MS 39201 THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI TO: All owners of all United States savings bonds that have reached their maturity date, that have not been re- deemed, that have purchasers or own- ers with last known addresses in the state of Mississippi according to the records of the US Treasury Depart- ment, and that were issued during the following timeframes: a. 40-year Series E bonds issued between May 1, 1941 and November 30, 1965; b 30-year Series E bonds issued between December 1, 1965 and Au- gust 31. 1977; c. Series A, B, C, D, F, G, J and K bonds (all of which were issued prior to 1958); d. Series H bonds issued between June 1, 1952 and August 31, 1977; and e. Series HH bonds issued be- tween January 1, 1980 and August 31, 1987: and to all other concerned per- sons You are notified that a Complaint pursuant to the Mississippi Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act (Miss. Code Ann 69-21-1 et seq) and identify- ing you as an owner has been filed in the Circuit Court of the First Judicial District of Hinds County, Mississippi by the Office of the Mississippi State Treasurer seeking a declaration that title to the abve'described US sav- ings bonds has passed to the state of Mississippi by way of escheat pursuant YOUR RESPONSE MUST BE MAILED OR DELIVERED NOT LAT- ER THAN THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE 5TH DAY OF DECEMBER, 2015, WHICH IS THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS SUMMONS IF YOUR RESPONSE IS NOT SO MAILED OR DELIVERED, A JUDG- MENT BY DEFAULT WILL BE EN- TERED AGAINST YOU FOR THE RELIEF DEMANDED IN THE COM- PLAINT WHICH MAY INCLUDE A DECLARATION THAT TITLE TO THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED U,S. SAVINGS BONDS HAVE PASSED TO THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI BY WAY OF ESCHEAT. You must also file the original of your Response with the Clerk of this Court within a reasonable time after- ward. You are further notified that on January 11, 2016 at 9 A.M. a hearing ~,ill be held, at which time the Court will determine whether the above-refer- enced savings bonds should escheat to the State of Mississippi. Issued under my hand and the seal of said Court, this 18th day of No- vember, 2015. s/M. Green Clerk of the Circuit Court of the First Judicial District of Hinds County, Mississippi Mississippi (Seal) Ruby B. Carraway Ruby Beasley Carraway, 73, of the Smithdale c0mmu- nity of Amite County, died on December 9, 2015. She was born in Amite County on March 24, 1942, the daughter of the late Rob- ert and Mable Callender Beasley. Funeral services were held at New Salem Baptist Church at Smithdale at 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 12, 2015. Services were conducted by her husband, the Rever- end Burnett Carraway and the Reverend Greg Maxwell. Interment followed in Oak Grove Cemetery in Smithdale. Survivors include her husband, Reverend Burnett Carraway; a son, Bobby Car- raway; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a Sister, Mary Artraan; and one brother, David Beasley. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sis- ter, Janie; and one brother, Robert. Pallbearers were Duke Carraway, Ricky Baggett, Tyler Saucier, Jeremy Car- raway, Bill Baggett and John trUman. SMCC'S NURSE ASSISTANTS to work as Nurse Assistants, Long- PROGRAM GRADUATES ITS 31ST Term Care Aides or Home Health CLASS -- The Southwest Mississippi Aides in the Mississippi health care Community College's Nurse Assis- industry. Participants must be 18 tantYHealth Care Assistant Course years of age and have a high school completed its thirty-first semester as diploma or GED. The student must a regular 16-hour Vocational Techni- now have an ACT score of 14 or above cal Course. Seven students finishedor a TABE score of 10 or above and the course this semester under the the applicants also must complete direction of the instructor for thean application for admission to the program, Mrs. Brenda Burch, RN. Nurse Assistant Program. Pictured, This' is a full semester program with front row, left to right, are as fol- four core courses including Home- lows: Crystal O'Bryant, Lakendreou maker/Home Health Aide, Basic Holmes and Kaye Hewitt. Back row, Health Care Procedures, Body Struc-same order: Triston Hall, Leighton ture and Function and Special Care Martin and Quanesha Washington, Procedures. These students receivedboth of Liberty, and Keisha Cobbins. their certificates and are qualified ---SMCC Photo Chatwellettes... (Continued from Page 2A) Please deliver gifts be- tween December 14-22 to the following locations: the Circuit Clerk's office, the Wilkinson County Industri- al Complex (old Fruit of the Loom), the Wilkinson Coun- ty Community Action Agen- cy or the AOP Office at the MLK Career and Vo-Tech Complex. The gifts will be distributed on Wednesday, December 23, 2015, at the Wilkinson County Indus- trial Complex from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. If there are questions, please contact Cierra Nicole Sherman at 601-870-2515. Examples of gifts for children ages 8-12 include disposable cameras, books (fiction & nonfiction), card games, board game~, puz- zles, sports equipment, jourpal sets, art a~nd school supplies, cz:aft ki~s, DiScov- ery Kits, Building Sets (i.e., Legos), remote control cars, action figures, jewelry, bath products, themed toys, gift cards, Easy Bake Ovens or other "make your own" sets, bikes and skateboards. Examples of gifts for children ages 3-7 include puzzles, play food or other pretend sets, board games, building blocks, legos, train sets, interactive games, baby dolls, Barbie, Play- Dough kits, coloring books with crayons, sidewalk chalk, paints, Mr. Potato Head, toys, trucks and cars, doll house toy~, educational electronics, stuffed animals and themed toys. Examples of gifts for chil- dren ages 0-3 include pa- jamas and other apparel, rattles and keys, interactive games and electronics and stuffed animals. "The Chatwellettes So- cial Club is an organization which promotes women's empowerment, community. service and scholarship. This time last year, the local toy drive hosted by the Ja- mie Alexander Christmas Angel Project exceeded its goal and donated over 200 gifts to families, v:re hope to keep the tradition of giving going this year and help de- serving families have a very Merry Christmas," said the group's spokesman. 6ibsen Realty and Land Co. SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI'S LOCAL REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS timberland hunting land residential commercial recreational Slafle Priest, REALTOR 601-888-0094 Melissa Field, REALTOR 601-467-7070 Scott Lindsey, REALTOR, ALC, Forester 601-248-3561 Merry Christmas from the Editor &Staff