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2015-2-19

GREENSVILLE/EMPORIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES

LOCAL BOARD MEETING

The Greensville/Emporia Department of Social Services Administrative Board will hold its regular meeting Thursday, August 15, 2019, at 3:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Greensville/Emporia Department of Social Services located at 1748 East Atlantic Street.

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA FOR  LAWRENCEVILLE....EMPORIA......WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST FRIDAY...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST FRIDAY.

* LOCATIONS...CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE   EASTERN VIRGINIA PIEDMONT...THE NORTHERN NECK OF EASTERN   VIRGINIA AND THE RICHMOND METRO AREA.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS.   * TEMPERATURES...FALLING TO 3 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE ZERO TONIGHT.  * WIND CHILL...ZERO TO 5 BELOW ZERO THIS AFTERNOON...5 TO 10 BELOW

TONIGHT-THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA MAY OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS   ARE NOT TAKEN. FROZEN PIPES COULD BE A PROBLEM DUE TO THE COLD TEMPERATURES.

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Obituary-Arlys Martin Gutshall

Arlys Martin Gutshall, 82, of Emporia, passed away Tuesday, February 17, 2015. She was the widow of Robert A. Gutshall and was also preceded in death by one son, Kenneth Gutshall and eleven brothers and sisters. She is survived by a son, Philip Gutshall and wife, Terry; four grandchildren, Krystal Featherstun and husband, Ryan, Rusti Moore and husband, Shane, Amanda Gutshall and Bobby Walton and wife, Rebecca; four great-grandchildren, Trent Walton, Taylin Moore, Trevor Walton and Adalyn Moore; one sister, Arbutus Bright and a number of nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, February 21 at First Christian Church, 427 Ruritan Dr, Emporia, Virginia. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at church one hour prior to the service. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

Obituary-Joanne Spizzirri

Joanne Spizzirri, 63, of Jarratt, passed away Tuesday, February 17, 2015. She was the daughter of the late Louis Spears and Esther Spizzirri and was also preceded in death by a niece, April Francis. She is survived by four brothers, Tom and Maggie Spizzirri, Ron and Nancy Spizzirri, Rick Spears and Fred and Sherry Stewart; three sisters, Nancy Lewis, Sara and Stan Parter and Sharon and Brian Schubert and a number of nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, February 21 at St. Richard’s Catholic Church. Private interment will be at Augusta Memorial Park, Waynesboro, Virginia. The family will receive friends at church one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Richard’s Catholic Church, 117 Laurel St, Emporia, Virginia 23847 or to Samaritan Helping Hands Home, P.O. Box 148, Emporia, Virginia 23847. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.

Happenings at YMCA Preschool

Preschoolers traveled to the Valentines VA Post Office where they mailed handmade Valentine cards to some special people!  Kids enjoyed purchasing their stamps and sticking them on their letters!

Front L to R: Gabriella Thompson, Carsen Watson, Levi Jones, Ellie Renner, Julianne Mitchell.  Back: Bryson Allen, Mason Jones, Emerson Vaughan, Kerington Mayle, Sawyer Wrenn, Winfield Allen

        

Levi Jones mailing a Valentine to Minnesota!                     Julianne Mitchell sent her Valentines, too.





Carsen Watson, Gabriella Thompson, Sawyer Wrenn, Levi Jones, Ellie Renner, Winfield Smith, Julianne Mitchell

Back: Emerson Vaughan, Bryson Allen, Kerington Mayle, Mason Jones, Ms. Kathy Fajina, Postmaster

PRESCHOOL GOES RED FOR WOMENS HEART HEALTH!





Front : Sawyer Wrenn, Julianne Mitchell, Gabriella Thompson, Levi Jones, Ellie Renner

Back: Bryson Allen, Emerson Vaughan, Kerington Mayle, Mason Jones, Carsen Watson

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