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Former Statler brother Jimmy Fortune to play within the historic Masonic Theatre
Jimmy Fortune is acting at The Historic Masonic Theater on Friday, December ninth at 7:30 PM. Jimmy Fortune has toured, sung and performed with the Statler Brothers for 21 years. He first joined them as a brief substitute for Lew DeWitt, after DeWitt heard him singing at a ski resort and beneficial him. After an audition in Nashville, Fortune was contacted by the Statler Brothers and carried out their first present with them on January 28, 1982 in Savannah, Georgia. Because of the debilitating results of Crohn’s illness, Leo was unable to return to the stage with the Stattlers, and Jimmy was employed as a everlasting substitute in August of 1982.
He wrote his second No. 1 hit single, “Elizabeth” on their 1983 album Right now, and two extra No. 1 hits adopted – “My Solely Love” (from 1984’s Atlanta Blue) and “Too A lot On My Coronary heart” (from 1985’s Pardners in Rhyme). Fortune additionally wrote the High 10 hit “Ceaselessly” from 1986’s 4 for the Present and co-wrote the High 10 hit “Greater than a Identify on the Wall” from 1988’s The Best Hits.
After The Statler Brothers retired in 2002, Fortune launched a solo profession. Tickets may be bought on-line at www.historicmasonictheatre.com or by calling the Theater Field Workplace at 540 862 5655. To search out out extra concerning the theater’s upcoming performances and occasions, please go to the theater’s web site or Fb web page.
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Roanoke County Hiring Assistant Director of Financial Improvement
Roanoke County has introduced the appointment of Daniel Boe to the place of Assistant Director of Financial Improvement. Bo will take up her new place on November 28.
Bo comes from the Roanoke Regional Airport Fee, the place she was Enterprise Director for almost three years, managing day-to-day operations throughout the group and overseeing threat administration methods on numerous initiatives. She has over 15 years of expertise in numerous ancillary roles together with Financial Improvement Specialist for Downtown Roanoke, Inc.
Bo holds a Bachelor of Science in Train, Sport and Well being Training with a serious in Sports activities Administration from Radford College. She has plenty of affiliations, most notably Chief Management Roanoke Valley, with extra involvement within the Roanoke Boosters Membership and Wasena Elementary PTA.
Poe is a local of Roanoke Valley.
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DePaul Group Sources named new CEO
DePaul Group Sources has introduced the acceptance of Renee Brown as CEO.
Brown holds a BA from the College of Texas at Austin and a grasp’s diploma in medical youngster psychology from Virginia Tech. She started her profession as a case supervisor for residents with mental and developmental disabilities on the Group Companies Board (CSB). Whereas working, she earned her Licensed Skilled Counselor (LPC) and Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC) certifications and was promoted to her first supervisory place in 2000. She continued to work on CSB packages that assist people with psychological well being wants and/or developmental disabilities till she got here to DePaul in January of 2017. For about six years, Brown was vp of Baby and Household Companies overseeing foster care, impartial residing, adoption, and community-based packages. Throughout her time at DePaul, a restructuring of the CFS management staff allowed the growth of the impartial residing program and the reimagining of pre-service coaching for potential adoptive dad and mom.
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The Forest Service is looking for a concession for Polar Flat Marina in County Bathtub
The George Washington and Jefferson Nationwide Forests have opened the applying course of for a professional concessionaire to handle the Polar Flat Marina and Day Use Space at Lake Moomaw in Bathtub County.
“Bolar’s flatbed boat ramp, storage, and fuel providers are an vital a part of the Lake Moomaw expertise for campers and guests,” Ranger District Consultant Kevin Kyle stated in a press release. “Securing a high-quality franchise is a part of the working plan for the 2023 summer season leisure season and for the following 5 years.”
The marina is positioned on the northern finish of Lake Moamaw, the second largest lake in West Virginia with 43 miles of undeveloped, wooded shoreline. The chosen franchisor will function and preserve a picnic day-use space, group picnic shelter, marina retailer, boat dock with moist storage, RV and boat storage, flush restroom, one complimentary dock, one kayak loading dock, and one handicapped accessible fishing dock . Beforehand, the franchisee operated the Bolar Mountain Recreation Space at Lake Moomaw by means of December 2020.
The Forest Service expects to pick out a profitable applicant and difficulty a particular use allow in April 2023, with a purpose to start operations in Spring 2023.
The prospectus might be introduced on the SAM.gov web sitehttps://sam.gov/opp/e5be82e78b624cf9915f7c114aed8ae7/view/> Purposes are being accepted till January 10, 2023.
A scheduled web site go to is deliberate for December 5 from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM, with an alternate rain date of December 9. For extra data, or to RSVP for a web site go to, please contact James River and Heat Spring District Director of Recreation, Jake Lewis at 540-892-2521.
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