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6B Wednesday, May 23, 2001 Bulietin, Progressive, i m Thanks to a grant from the National Rifle Association (NRA) Foundation Friends of NRA program, the Quincy Sport Shooting Association is receiving $8,283 to underwrite the 4-H and Junior Trap Shoot- ing programs. "We are very excited about 4.H and Junior Trap Shooting Programs," said Quincy Friends of NRA volunteer John Pullan, "and pleased that the NRA is making an invest- ment in our community." The installation of a new trap machine will allow the Quincy Sport Shooting Associ- ation (QSSA) to continue its existing 4-H and Junior Trap Shooting programs. The pur- pose is to instill basic princi- pals of firearm safety and shooting skills in young girls and boys in the community. On hand to receive the check was John Pullan, l resident of the QSSA. Friends of NRA is a grass- roots, community-minded pro- gram supported by gun own- ers, sportsmen and NRA friends that conduct banquets and other fund-raising events to generate income for the NRA Foundation. Last year, the Friends of NRA raised a net of nearly $8.1 million through events in 701 communities nationwide. The NRA Foundation has awarded over 1,101 grants na- tionaUy, with $267,000 in funds supporting charitable pro- grams in the northern Califor- nia area. The NRA Foundation sup- ports a broad range of pro- grams and services that bene- fit local c' munities, from providing shouting range ac- cess for physically-disabled shooters to firearms safety, ed- ucation and leadership pro- grams for America's youth. Some of the pr.ograms in- clude the "Eddie Eagle Gun Safety" program, which teach- es elementary school children gun safety; the "Environment, Conservation and Hunting Outreach" (ECHO) program that promotes the wise use of natural resources and hunter safety and ethics; and the "Refuse To Be A Victim" pro- gram, instructing women in how to live safer, more secure lives, among many others. The NRA Foundation is a On September 29, the QSSA and fun for nonprofit arm of the National will be hosting its second an- said. Rifle Association and is dedi- nual Quincy Friends of NRA If you would like1 cated to promoting and fund- Dinner in the Tulsa Scott of this year's ing firearms safety, education Pavilion at the Plumas-Sierra tee, call John and training programs nation- Fairgrounds. Last year's din- 283-3883. ally. her was a tremendous success Riley Riley Moore was born to Juliet page 58 M. and Teo M. Moore, of Incline Village, Nev., April 14, 2001, at 7:37 p.m. at Saint Mary's Region- Our deepest al Medical Center. Kevin, Darrell, CmU Ra r'reo The new arrival weighed 6 from Pacific Gas Rori Gail Renfree was born to pounds, 14 ounces, and was 20 who worked well James Renfree and Nichole Up- inches long morning hours to r to the three ton, of Keddie, May 4, 2001, at 10 ...... ....... er during the fife ate p.m. at the Plumas District Hos- ...... .... .... 0, oumc t ers ,acoo, The new arrival weighed 6 The family of Jack Waddell 10, 2001. Your pounds, 14 ounces, would like to send to our many and courtes Maternal grandparents are dear friends our deepest love ated. Michael, Sr. and Janet Upton, of and heart felt thanks for all the Thanks again, Cottonwood. love, prayers, food, flowers, cards and helping hands. Your and Paternal grandparents are Robert and Jamie Renfree, of love, thoughtfulness, caring Peanut. hearts and prayers are a great To the comfort to our family. A special Fire Department, thank you to the Seneca Long ley Fire De Michael James Marro was Term nurses and staff for the othersthat born to LeAnn and Aaron Mar- loving care they gave to Jack on May 10, 2001, ro, ofChester, May 6, 2001, at 9:24 during the four years he was muchforall p.m. at Seneca Healthcare Dis- with them. We will miss him. He so thankful that YO trict Hospital. will live in our hearts forever, save our The new arrival weighed 7 Josephine WaddeU, munities such pounds, 1 ounce. Jaquelyn Mattingly, don't always The maternal ~-..n.,~,-..t i and Joseph Waddell hate wear e _ "-'-" ..... ........ merit that is so Barbara Young of Barstow. - com'-assionate Paternal grandparents are .ThanKs .o.all of the people yo 'res, ,-,nse wasS Jamie Paine of Chester and th,, WhO aonama mms mr our yara , ' ' i your efforts were late Mmhael Marro sale. We ra sed over $600 that ....... Maternal 'eat ..... ,o will be used toward tuition and lnanKs again ~ :: ~ ~- -~.~,~,,-~..~.o . W are Sharon Paine of Chester and airfare to the Youth Medical Fo- ork. , / ! James Gallwa"fSmerset rum in Philadelphia this sum Ke " mer. Mary i Your contributions and sup- Bill y , r ")('()/ ..J ~ .----. ............................. I'm"~ "" ""J ''J ~(~deltS 0'-.: ; ": ." 257-6705 t llSl'Jm, , ,Ir&l ,.. , ..... Photo by Victoria Metcalf John Pullan, a representative of the Quincy are NRA Friends, accepts a check for he,283 from David ltl lmior. field rNn sentative, field operati u,division of NRA. " .... ~~ *'~ ...... : )F / , CARTON C, ARTON CARTON &CRY CARTON ne~ e 19575 HWY. 395 N . RENO , "k'k'k'k-k,k ,-k "k'k-k-k'k