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IOA Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2001 I I Victoda Metcalf has given him knowledge he Staff Writer couldn't buy or learn from a The First Baptist Church of book. Quincy may be Pastor George In fact, it's because of the Tarleton's first congregation latter reasons that he found as a new minister, but he's his faith in God and that led bringing to it a lifetime of ex- him to earn a master's degree perience, in theology. Two previous profes- And the white church on sions--24 years in the mill- Reese Street is the answer to tary and seven years in law Tarleton's prayers. enforcement--help give Tar- leton a certain perspective on Early years life. But understanding it Tarleton comes from a line from the bottom up--from of military men. His grandfa- the depths of an alcohol and ther served as a chief petty prescription drug addiction-- officer in the service. His fa- Tadeton' New Minister for First Baptist Church ther followed suit, becoming a pilot and serving for 33 years. When it became Tarleton's turn, he chose the Marines-- some of the bravest and the toughest going. And for five years, that was his life, serv- ing as a rifleman, among oth- er duties. "I like living on the edge," he admitted. "I always like the hot calls. I volunteered for every dirty (dangerous) job there was." But intermingled with the need for extreme adventure, he said, was the desire to help people. While in the Marines, Tar- leton said he attended col- lege. After receiving a 'bache- lor's in English literature, he | I from pagegA up to Oregon to visit family, pastor at various churchesvolved with the Southern 1950s, hillbilly, or Hawaiian And then it's time to move on along the way. Baptist Church's disaster re- Luau--the food is part of the in their 38-foot motorhome. With plans to be back in liefprogram. fun. Having traveled to 33 of the California in June, the couple Wells said that, if there are "It's our annual apprecia- 50 states already, the couple is then heading for Alaska for problems in Central Ameri- tion dinner," Wells said. have 17 they plan to enjoy. 'a month-long trip, which will ca, they might get called "Everybody's very gra- On this trip, Mt. Rushmorein include one of their daugh- there. If there's an earth- cious," he added about the South Dakota is a priority, ters and her husband, quake in Mexico, that might members of the congregation Then it's across the upper Alaska isn't one of the be where they're sent. and the work they do. states, eventually ending up states they've visited so far, "It's up in the air what in the New England states in and they're excited, we'll do next September," The future time to enjoy the fall colors. Upon returning, Wells saidWells said. A year's worth of traveling During the winter, Georgia his wife wants to become "It's a sabbatical," Evelyn is part of the Wellses' plans or Florida has some appeal, more active with Heart Calls, said about their year-long va- for the immediate future. As they travel, Wells said a women's missionary group, cation First, there's a trip coming he hopes to continue his min- And if time allows, they istry, this time as a visiting both want to become in- left the Marines and joined said, and as the Navy. partner struggled Why the change? He was the man, they tired of sleeping in the dirt their backs. and being on the move. He With the wanted the comforts of a eta- reer, Tarleton wasn't ble job with three square aged. He took the meals a day and the same bed and his new at night, what was really As a commissioned officer, and meaningful to he spent the next 19 years as and his wife, LoiS, a supply officer, came a minister. Last summer, New goals served in the Realizing he didn't want to also took up a spend his entire life in the Working through military, Tarleton decided to Bible stud] pursue his lifelong dream of lar church, he becoming a cop. ested in helping Starting college again, this small church time he earned his bachelor's Tarleton said that, ! in law enforcement and phi- came acquainted 1/~.~ rj3_iJ3_L .tpor_ the And, while still in the ser- American-based vice he said, "I was a reserve realized the man police officer for seven to keep the con years." gether in a Upon retirement, Tarleton falling apart. was ready to begin his new Tarleton joined duties, this time, as a street rebmlding the cop in Pleasant Hill, a town of ly, but as he about 35,000. That lasted for acquainted, seven years, until he was in- sistant pastor. jured and placed on disabili- Serving the new( ty. tion was a Tarleton said he and his ent experience, hel partner did a routine stop to customed to arrest a drunk driver, the pastor "He pulled a knife," he See Ministar, stories and support each other site, 6 p.m. Trap Shoot, sponsored by Quincy 248 Main St., Quincy. 283-4093 or Family Development through change. Every Thursday, 1 Troop 130, 7 p.m., Church of Jesus Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Hill 1-800-WIC-4093 Wednesdays, 581 W. p.m., 591 Main St. (behind Feather Christ of Latter-day Saints. 283- site, 1 p.m. For more information Women Helping Women. Quincy Quincy, 6-7:30 p.m. y el pums ii !ei: i River Bulletin) For more info call 3218. ca11283-1145. Every other Sunday. support group. Tuesdays, 5:30 Plumas District ' ' "" " 283-5515 Quincy Explorers, 7 p.m., Church pro, PRS offices, 248 Main St., for Volunteers luncheOn = , Lions Club, meet at Moon's, of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Monday, Sept. 3 more information call 283-5675. noon, first Day Saints, 55 Bellamy Lane, Quincy, noon. For more info, call Call 283-3218. Rotary Club, Mineral Building, fair- Alcohol and Drug Advisorymonth. Meetings held L L i ! Quincy. 283-5127. NA, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, grounds, noon. Board, Noon-2 pm, Sheriffs Office Elks Lodge. AA, United Methodist Church, N-Anon Family Group, 5:30 p.m., Quincy. NA, 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, conference room, East Quincy. first Four Feathers United Methodist Church Reese St., Quincy. Tuesdays. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m... Quincy. Every Thursday at noon. Fellowship hall, Quincy. For families Fnday, Aug. 31 AA, Graeagte Community Hall California Women in Timber, International Order d Child care provided. Women's Support Group. Women and friends of alcoholics. NA, 7 p.m., the Drug and Alcohol (upstairs); 8 pm Grange Hall, Quincy, first and third Girls, 7 p.m., meeting in a safe, comfortable, con- Pistol Shoot, sponsored by Quincy Building at the Courthouse Annex. Health Clinic Plumas County Tuesdays. and third fldential environment to share their Sport Shooting Assoc., Gopher Hill AA, 8 p.m., United Methodist Health Department, Courthouse Pinochle Church, Jackson St., Quincy. Annex. For more information, 283- Quincy Elks Lodge. 7 Senior Outreach, Veterans Hall, 6330. 8a.m.-noon; 1p.m.-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5 Hall, 2004 East Main 274 Lawrence St, 283-0643. Meets Pastor Jerry Waggoner. 2333 283-1191, P.O. Box 628, Quincy. Fridays at Library, 445 Jackson, 1-4 Pine St., Quincy. 251-6406. Sunday, 10-11 a.m. Bible Study; 11 p.m. Call 283-0780. For persons Bible Study, 9:30 a.m.; Worship a.m.-12 p.m., Worship Service; 6-7 age 60 and up, or their spouses, Service, 11 a.m, Saturdays, p.m., Bible Study. free legal assistance Fellowship Hall. Wednesday, 7-8 p.m., Bible Study. Weight Watchers. Weekly meet- Genealogy Library, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For info call AI and 7-9=o:m, or Judy Adamson, elE 'I "R T the pub , Church of Jesus Christ- and third WednesdayS. Weigh-in at 5 p.m., meeting at 5:30 p.m. Diabetes Support and Information Group. Veterans Hall, Lawrence St., Quincy . 1-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1 First Monday of each month. Starlight Missionary Baptist Meadow Valley Seventh Day Adventist, Bible Caregivers Support Group. For Joshua Devine, Pastor; 283- Community Church Study, 9:30 a.m.; Worship service, those caring for brain-impaired 1505. Meets at 171 Redburg Pastors Terry Adkins and Curt 11am.,FellowshipHaU, 2333Pine adults. 9:30a.m. Methodist Church, Avenue. Beeson. 283-4259. Box 60, St,, Quincy. 283-3092 Quincy. First Mondays. For more Meadow Valley, 95956. Services NA, 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, info, 1-800-822-0109. 9:30 a.m. Church office 353 Reese St., Quincy. Church of Jesus Christ Jackson St, Quincy Alcoholics Anonymous, 8p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4 Of Latter-day Saints FAX: 283-3860 Bishop J David Isbell. 283-2170. e-mail: pastorta@psln.cornMethodist Church, Jackston St., Soroptimist International of Sunday Sacrament meeting 10 upstairs in back, Quincy. Quincy, Methodist Church, noon. a.m. Bible Study Fellowship, 10 a.m. AWANA program for kids, 3 yrs to Church at Mountain View Manor community 6th grade. Every Tuesday 6-7:45 Quincy room. 283-1558. p.m. at Meadow Valley Church. Christian Ufe Fellowship Pastor Tony Lang. 283-9737. Infant Massage class. For parents 283-4237 for info. 283-0345, 317 First St., E. p.o. Box 1048, Quincy95971. & precrawling babies, expectant Alcoholics Anonymous, Book Quincy. P.O. Box 208, Quincy, Offices upstairs above Quincy parents and caregivers. 9:30-10:30 Study, 7 p.m., upstairs at the United 95971. Sunday services at 10:30 Post Office. Services held at a.m., Saturdays at Therapeutic Methodist Church, Jackson Street, a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Women's Bible Vats Hall, Lawrence Street., Solutions, 230 Main St, Quincy Quincy. Study Wednesdays at t :00 p.m. Sunday 10:30 a.m Pastor: David Schaai. (Dunn's Coffee Shop building). No Board of Supervisors, 10 a.m., charge. Call Jaye Bruce, 284-7638. Courthouse, Quincy. 10 a.m. First St. John's Catholic four Tuesd of month. Community United Methodist Father Andrew A. Koziczuk.Sunday, SepL 2 PRS-WIC, Supplemental foods and Pastor Cynthia Stateman, 176 Lawrence St., 283-0890, NA, 7 p.m., book study, Drug and nutrition education for children 282 Jackson St., P.O. Box 766, P.O. Box 510, Quincy, 95971. Alcohol Building, Courthouse onder 5 years and pregnant/nursing Quincy 95971. Tel/fax 283-1740 Annex, Quincy. women. Every Tuesday, 10 a.m. Worship Services on Sunday: 10 a.m. - Y2J (Youth to Jesus) Church school for kids of all Our Savior Lutheran Pastor David Olson. 283-4748. Church & High Sts., P.O. Box 1396, Quincy, 95971. Sunday worship, 9:30 a.m. ages. 10 am. - Worship Service e-maih quincymethodist@mailcom, Christ The Redeemer --o nco et o, st o,,oo,.ov.,., I ==" '=11 Epilmopal Church (EMC) ~ Aug. 21 83 First Baptist Brian Foos, minister, 284-6317 Lake Almanor I Aug.22 78 40 ! Pastor Norris Wells. Meet at First Lutheran, 120 Bush I tCurrent 4,47599 - 694,814 74 Reese St., Quincy, 95971. St., Greenville. Holy I 1 YearAgo 4486.52 - 946,583 II Aug.AUg" 2423 9080 I 283-1160. Communion, Sundays, 9:15 a.m. I I AUg. 25 95 I Bucks Lake I Aug. 26 96 Christ the King I tCurrent 5,136,51- 70,213 Episcopal Church I 1 Year Ago 5,143.27- 81,339 I Aug. 27 100 545 Lawrence St., Quincy. l.Elevationabovesea levelinfi lWeather year started July 1.] 283-0254. ~ **Water in acre [eet. Year-to-date precipitation total Sunday: Worship 10:00 a.m., Mug 20, 200! is 0 inches, with 0 inches Christrian Education 9:00 a.m. i YAug 14, 2000 snow. .... " ""' .... Complied by Ron Trumbo PI.OllU Iml IOPPI.Y Woodhaven I 283-2350 ~ -~1 n~n nlVl~.n [ (~R~l[~r Domestic Import Residential Care Home DISPOSAL INC, Auto- Trek For The Elderly Mon -Sat 8am-5pm ..... 1166 Industrial Way ' yrovlaln a secure, care[ree_ - , . Ouinc CA 95971 If You Need It... We il Find It/ residence for seniors who can Y, 6teat Northern Hair Co. Ed Cammack, owner no longer safely live at home. 283-2065 458 Main St. Quincy Radio hack. Doreene Wood, LVN, 800-300-1046 283-3302 283-3760 ''"-"=--" Administrator 283-5417 283-1362. 283-3538 85 West Main, QuincyLic. #325000118 ,=.~m==,,~=,m~ of Latter Day Saints, 55 Bellamy Lane, Quincy. BOy Scouts Troop #151, 6:30-8 p.m., QES, scoutmaster, Martin Byrne, 283-5259 (H); 283-6288 (w). TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly). 5:30-6p.m. weigh-in, Plumas District Hospital Clinic lobby, Valley View Dr., Quincy. Weekly. Senior Bowling League, men's and women's. La Sierra Lanes, Quincy. Wednesday and Friday. Health Clinic Plumas County Health Department, Courthouse Annex. For more information, 263- 6330. 9-11:30 a.m.; 12:30-5 p.m. Library preschool story time, 10:30-11 a.m., for 3- to 5-year olds, Wednesdays. Toastmasters International. American Valley Toastmasters of Plumas County, noon-1 pm., United Methodist Church, 282 Jackson St., Fellowship Hall, Quincy, entrance in back. Call Leslie at 283-3526. Bible study, teen, adult and junior choir, Graeagle Community Church, 7 p.m. Bible study, at Joseph and Margaret Munoz' house, 283-1608. Sponsored by Christ the King Episcopal Church. First and third Wednesdays. Bible study, Church of Christ in Quincy, 7 p.m.. AA, 7 p.m., upstairs, Methodist Church, Jackson St., Quincy. Thursday, Aug. 30 Lee and Barbara De Camp, Sue and Bill Wmkman, Uoyd and Fdday, Aug. 31 Joe and Unda Brannan, John and Elizabeth Kuipers S=tur y, Sept. and Ethel Henley, David and Nancy Adrian, Jeanne and Richard Dykes Sunday, Sept. 2 Billy and Audra Brewster Mormy, Sept. Orville and Leda Brown, Bill and Bonnie Anderson. Tuesday, Sept. 4 Sandi and Eric Braswell Wednesday, Sept. 5 Joe and Julie Dykes, Norrnan and Marie Mathes, Rob and Nancy Gnggs. Mon., Tues., 10 a.m.-6 Thursday: Friday: 10 Saturday: 10 Thursday, Aug. 30 Patrick Wood, Wes Karrie Lynn Ruedy, Brandy Charlton, Dennis Clemens, Friday, Aug. 31 Cynthia Jones, Ann Clemens, Saturday, sept. 1 Lindsey Kilpatfick, West, Corey Wood, Florence Cook, Lanell Mooney, Jennifer RiVe Johnson Sunday, Sept. 2 Elizabeth Ann Sims, Turner, Mary Ann Wert, SUm Daken, Monday, Sept. 3 Jessica L Melms, Lori Austin, Pete Marshall, Kay Miller Tuesday, sept. 4 Mary Jane Roger, Lester Eatoo, Wedmmday, Sqd. 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