The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas on August 19, 1987 · Page 12
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August 19, 1987

The Baytown Sun from Baytown, Texas · Page 12

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12- A THE BAYTOWN SUN Wednesday, August 19, 19B7 County road work to begin CROSBY - Preliminary engineering work is being done on the proposed construction of Hare Road between Farm Road 2100 and Miller-Wilson Road, says Precinct 2 Commissioner Jim Fonteno. C.M.J. Engineering Inc. is doing the preliminary work on the road, which will be a three-lane concrete throughway with a center continuous left-turn lane. The existing Hare Road is a narrow two-lane asphalt roadway that Fonteno said must be widened and paved to accommodate the increased traffic that has resulted from the construction of a new library and post office on Hare Road. Estimated cost of construction is $350,000, according to Fonteno. He said the engineering report should be submitted to Harris County Commissioner's Court by early October. BAYTOWN ACUPUNCTURE CLINIC 2 hour Quit Smoking Guaranteed! 124 S. Alexander 420*2449 0|Mfl 3 dbys • tvt*., Ttotirt., Sat. Why Weight? Shape up, slim down. REIMBURSCMENTS BE A HEALTHIER, HAPPIER YOU! Last wiiftrt sittly t rttetinl;. Cmttlhit at mVUmu pntrm provM. tiumri physicians on stiff. Nmttrs of Amricn liriitric SatiHy. FDA ajarm* MJicatiots. 3 Locations: ^^ ^ -, ILi Call between 8-5 WEIGHT CONTROL CLINIC 720 N.Poit Oak Rd., Suite 230, Houston 686-1738 NEDtRlAND HOUSTON WINNIE, RECEIVE SCHOLARSHIPS FOUR 1987 Ross S. Sterling High School graduates are recipients of $500 scholarships from the school's Booster Club. From left are Joe Wilson, Booster Club treasurer; Tony DeRamus, Michael Fregla, Mark Sapplngton and Tim Simpson. Highlands site of firemen's convention HIGHLANDS — Highlands Volunteer Fire Department will host the Gulf Coast Firemen's Convention and community barbecue Sept. 19 at Station l, 123 San Jacinto. Grand prize in the ticket drawing is a Yamaha 200 four- wheeler and $1,000 in other prizes will also be awarded. Drawing will begin at 7 p.m. The $10 tickets may be purchased from any fire department member or at the Highlands Star office. Only 800 tickets will be sold. Barbecue dinners will be sold from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Small plates are $3 and large are S6. Following the pumper races and ticket drawing, a dance will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight at the VFW hall in Baytown. The public is invited. The band Texas will provide music and admission is S3 per person or $5 per couple. All funds collected will be used to purchase equipment for the fire department. Camp prepares teens to cope with drugs Walter F. Moreano, M.D. OUtaaHt Mwricw Bonn oestethcs Gynecolooy. Fttow Roy* CoKeoe Obltotridans. . .QynKOtoglstB In Canada COMPLETE MEDICAL SERVICES FOB WOMEN'S DISEASES • Hfelt Rl*k Pregnancies • Qymcoldgical Urology • Gynecological Cancer • BreeetDlteete « Human Sexuality • Family Planning TutMl Llgation SPECIALIZING IN INFERTILITY REVERSAL TUBAL UGATION FREE TESTS Or. milim't QHUM AM L«c*Hd In ttw Medi-Plex of Houston Suite 268 15201 AT^ CC r C S * Habla Ea«t Freeway 4O f "DODO Espanol MONTICELLO, 111. (AP) — The teen-agers come to this unusual prairie camp to talk about drugs, sex — and themselves. Then they go back to their hometowns and help other teens stay out of trouble. They are rich and poor; from industrial cities and farm villages; wearing designer shirts or tattered jeans. Still, camp officials say they share many of the problems of adolescence. "We realize they can go out and do whatever they want and we can't stop them, so we just give them information and hope they'll make the right decisions," said volunteer director Mark Nelson of Mattoon. "Now, they can talk to other kids who have been through the same things and see that they can make it too," he said. About 750 high school students attend the three sessions of the Illinois Teen-Age Institute at Allerton Park, tucked between fields of tall corn and the Sangamon River, about three hours south of Chicago. The focus of each weeklong camp is building self-esteem and leadership skills, then showing the teens how they can deliver the message about clean living to their friends at home. Presentations by the staff cover topics ranging from drug and alcohol abuse to sexuality and divorce. Teens often meet in small groups to discuss each issue privately. They also can talk with the 50 counselors any time during the week. "That's what makes this work." said Tony Rennard, camp director. "It's not just a presentation and then we go home." Nelson says the camp, which has just completed its 13th year, has become a model for other states. This year it attracted a group from England. "We're not used to opening up — we tend to bottle everything up inside," said Seema Rajput, 17, who lives near London. "It's such a relief to share and realize you're not alone." The camp is sponsored by the Illinois Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Association. Tuition is S185 but many participants receive scholarships from groups like the Illinois Sheriffs' Association and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Nelson said, On one sultry afternoon, the students filed into the huge, rustic dining hall for a family- style meal. An old phonograph played a scratchy version of "Wake Up Little Susie." BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR SAVE UP TO 75% OFF THE ORIGINAL RETAIL WHEN YOU TAKE AN ADDITIONAL 30%-50% OFF THE REDLINE PRICE OF THE ENTIRE STORE NOW...AUGUST 19TH THRU 22ND. HOME GOODS NOT INCtUDLD. ENTIRE STOCK SPRING - SUMMER CLOTHING 50% OFF REDLINE PRICE HENS DEI SWMNEM, SNORTS, JAMS, TANK TOPS, KNIT SHIRTS, WESS SHIRTS, SPOUT SHIRTS, PANTS ft SPORTGOATS, CHILDREHS DEPARTMENT—SWWUITS SHORTS, KNIT TOPS, SHORT SETS, WOVEN TOPS, PUYMAR ft TANK TOPS. MISSY AM JUNIOR DEPARTMENT- BLousEs, PANTS, SKIRTS, SWMSKTS, SNORTS, TANK TOPS, DRESSES. LINGERIE DEPARTMENT- G9WNS, PAJAMAS, IttY NOUS, Wff» MISSES ft OUSTERS. j --f * * ^ SHOE DEP/WMNT- ENTIRE STOCK FALL CLOTHING 30% OFF REDLINE PRICE MENS DEPARTMENT- PMTS, MESS SMUTS, SOCKS, TIES, SMUT SHIRTS, SWEATERS, SWUTSMNS, KITS, HUTS, UCffiTS, JEMS, WKRWEM. CHILDRENS DEPARTMENT- NOT TOPS, SOCKS, UUERWEM, WOVEN TOPS, PUTS, IEMS, SWEATERS, VESTS ( PUrWUR. MISSY MI JUNIOR DEPARTMENT- PHTS, awns, nrs, IMS, MUSES, SWEMEHS, SWUTSHHTS. ACCESSORY DEPARTMENT- HSOT, RMNMS, SOCKS, MMEIUS t WHUETS, INTIMATE APPAREL- BEALLS CLEARANCE CENTER MON SAHfi WEST TOWN CINTFR ONIY The teens live in cabins with accommodations for 24. Two rows of trees and a spread of grass separate the boys and girls. With the week nearly over, they gathered again in small groups to discuss what they would do when they got home: a clown presentation to alert younger children about drugs: after-prom activities to discourage drinking. Brad Wiley. 16. a high school junior from Greenup. attended the camp last year, then returned this year to help newcomers. He said the most important thing he had learned was self-esteem. "You talk to kids about their problems and tell them you don't want to see them doing drugs." he said. "You say. Take care of yourself, somebodv cares.'" Business English offered Lee College this fall will offer a business English course designed to review and reinforce the principles of English usage as applied to business offices This course, BUS 1303 Business English, is described as a realistic system of learning standard English, The course emphasis is on developing a spoken and written style of English thai is most likely to lead to success in a business, professional or technical career. The course will cover such tools of the trade as capitalization, forming plurals and possessives. spelling improvement, punctuation, basic business vocabulary and improving word choice as well as parts of speech. Current business English usage is discussed. The course will be particularly helpful to those in jobs where others compose the correspondence and leave the mechanics of grammar to the secretary. This course will be taught on the campus and at the San Jacinto Mall classroom. For further information contact the Counseling Center at 425-638-1 or the Business/Economics Department at 425-6503. Bath invented to help son ATLANTA (AP) - The Jacuzzi whirlpool bath, now a popular form of relaxation, was invented by Candido Jacuzzi to treat his son's arthritis, says the Arthritis Foundation. In 1949, a doctor recommended hydrotherapy for 15-month- old Kenneth Jacuzzi, who had juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. Only big hospital tubs could provide hydrotherapy at that time, so Jacuzzi designed a pump that could be used in a bathtub. The pumps were marketed in the early 1950s. Warm water is still recommended as a good way for people with arthritis to relax stiff, aching joints, says the foundation.

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