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m f The entire staff of the Harpers Ferry Job Corps Center being constructed at Zoar in Jefferson County, returned Saturday from an extensive two-week orientation conference held at the Oklahoma Center for Continuing Education, at the University of Oklahoma. The staff which numbers 25 persons, includes the above group from Jefferson and Berk. eley Counties. Those shown in the picture (left to right} and the positions they will serve are: (seated}...James L. (Jim) Taylor, of Charles Town, former coach in Charles Town schools, who will serve as an instructor: Glenn E. Hill, of East Tennessee. Center counselor; Shirley Caniford, of Harpers Ferry, clerk-stenograph- er in the Job Corps Office in Harpers Ferry, Robert Chandler work and educational programs, they will need when the Center opens, Construction work on the Cen- ter's bulding has been progress- ing well and Camp Director Chandler said today he is still hopeful that the construction completion date of March 10 will be met. The latest additions to the Cen- ter staff which now numbers 25 of the some 50 that will event- ually be hired are: T Clifton Elwood Lewis, of near moved to the State prison at Robert Nunn. 41, of Bolivar, Keedysville Maryland. was dealt Moundsville sometime after Feb- who has a degree from Storer a three to ten year prison sent- ruary 14. College and a Masters Degree ence in Moundsville by JudgeI In other action in Circuit Court from West Virginia University.Gray Silver, Jr., in Circuit Court Tuesday morning, Richard Paul He has six years experience as a here Tuesday when he entered Turner. of the Mount Mission teacher and principal in the Jeff- a plea of guilty to charges ofarea, asked leave of the Court to erson County School system, tie abducting a nineteen year old plead guilty to a charge of petit is also a veteran of the U.S, Sandy Hook girl near Harpers larceny, following which he was of Washington, D. C., director of Navy of three years during the Center and Robert Nunn, of World War II. ]Bolivar, Education Supervisor. Lamar Marchese, 22, whose Back row (left to right)----Jack home is in Florida. He has a Tennant, of Shepherdstown, en- BA degree from the University rollee work supervisor; Frank S. of South Florida. He was a visit Cavalier, of Harpers Ferry, a res- volunteer at the Catoctin Job ident dormitory counselor; Rob- Corps Center. ~tE. Billet, of Bolivar, and en- ]leee work supervisor; Ancil Barge of Martinsburg, an enroll. ee work supervisor; Lester Tay. lot, Harpers Ferry, resident dor- ~eaitory counselor and John J. chef. of Shepherdstown, a res- Ferry last Summer. Three felony charges had been filed by the State of West Vir- ginia against Lewis. charging him with assualt of the girl's es- cort. abducting with intent to de- file. and assualt with intent to ravish. He pleaded guilty Tues. Harvey (Joe) Vail, 36, of Ill- day morning to all three charges inois. He has an AB degree from and was given lesser sentences Millikin University and did grad- on the assualt charges, all sent- uate work at the University of ences to run concurrently and Illinois and the University of not consecutively. Southern California. He served Lewis has been lodged in the three years in the Army. County Jail in default of $15,000 Mrs. Juanita Gillam, 41, a nat-!bail ever since he was arrested ive Texan, now a resident of last October. His sentence was Frederick, Md. She had been em- ordered to commence as of the ployed as a research technician date of his arrest. He will be re- Slow Traffic FROM PAGE 1-A also helping to aid in getting the county's secondary roads which have been closed since ident dormitory counselor. sentenced to a year in the County Jail, the sentence to commence as of September 15, when he was taken into custody. He had been indicted on charges of breaking and entering, and had pleaded not guilty to the felony indict- ment, but was allowed to plead guilty to the lesser charge. In the case of State vs Thomas Perry Dillow, Jr,, which was set for trial on February 8, the State represented to the Court that material witnesses were not ira. mediately available and the case At Oklahoma University the group attended training confer- ences daily from 8 a. m. until at Fort Detrick. She is a school teacher, aphotographic make-up specialist, a cosmetologist and owns and operates two beauty shops. . School FROM PAGE I--A question and answer forum. Mr. Norman Kisner, chairman of the 70-member County Schools Ad- visory Committee, will be in charge of the program. All civic and other groups and organizations of the county are invited and urged to send rep- resentatives to the meeting since the Bond election which is be- ing proposed to finance the build- ing program, is of vital concern to all county voters. Saturday night, re-opened. Lewis Rissler, supervisor of the Jefferson County Road Commiss- ion, said this morning that while all the county's primary roads are open, they are still covered with some snow and ice, making driving still somewhat hazardous. As, for the secondary roads, he said only about 40-percent of theni are open to traffic. But with the additional equipment and help from Buckhannon, it is expected that all county roads will be re-opened by sometime late tonight or Friday, at least to one-way travel. Charles Town State Police re- $ p. m. The sessions included lectures, the viewing of training films and workshop sessions, all covering various situations and problems that the staff might, or will encounter in the operat- ion of the Job Corps Center at Zoar when it opens in the m P 9oz: was continued to the next reg- ular Term of Court. The defend. 'S 2Ib $I69 ant is free from custody on $500 bail. G ,% ported this morning, that despite I'S It KP the heavy snow, and the hazard- ous driving conditions on the G county's highways, no serious ac. Water 3 tb: $149 cidents were reported Wednes- __ day or over the night. There was G some sliding off of the highways in some places by trucks and cars Spring. During the workshop sessions the- work supervisors, the in- structors and the resident coun- selors met in separate groups and be4~aLn developing programs for ttm Harpers Ferry Center. This week ten of the recently appointed Staff members were sent to other operating Job Corps Center to receive two weeks of on .the job training. The remainder of the staff is now busily engaged in orderin~ and receiving supplies, planning the i i but damages in these instances was only minor. In Charles Town the hazardous driving conditions accounted for numerous "fender bendings." While the Wednesday snow was of longer duration than the Winter's first big blow which hit the section Saturday and sun- day, it did not create as many problems for motorists, school ")fficials. state road crews and the public in general as did the qrst storm. It was actually the week-end snow punch which crippled the rural sections of the county, with the high winds of Sunday night, drifting more than 60-percent of them shut and others having only limited traffic openings. Lee Gruber, manager of the local office of the Potomac Light and Power Company, said this morning the Wednesday snow did not give the power company any trouble at all. But the Saturday and Sunday snow did create a lot of problems for the company. Saturday night two high ten- sion lines shorted out and the tops of the pole caught fire. But within 22 minutes the power line- men had re-routed the services through another sub-station and current was restored. During that period all power east of the W. & R. 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