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ZA-,-The Malakoff News, Thur !ay, June 11, 1981 by Barry McWilllams P.O. Box 509 Malakoff, Texas 75148 To the Editor: This week I wrote to President Reagan expressing my strong objec- tions to his administration's con- sideration of an appeal from a Judgement of a Federal court overtur- ning the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act (PURPA). The statute in question was declared unconstitutional by Judge Harold Cox in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi in February, 1961. The statute itself was part of the ill-conceived National Energy Plan, which gives the U. S. Congress authority to require state utility com- missions to consider and determine the ~Pe~roprlateness of implementing ral ratemaking standards. During the trial, Mississippi argued that this requirement is an intrusion into a State's right to establish its own rate- making policies, and would place an in- tolerable burden of time and money on the State and its Public Service Com- mission by increasing the number and complexity of utility rate hearings. Judge Cox granted a motion for summary Judgement by the State of Mississippi and overturned PURPA on the grounds that it unconstitutionally usurped the power of the State and in- terfered directly in State sovereignty by giving the federal government power to intervene in State regulation of public utilities. At this time, the U. S. Solicitor General has been asked by the Reagan peals in New Orleans. Howevei', would be nice if we could gather again. President Reagan campaigned against Maybe we will. the National Energy Plan, agreeing Keep up the excellent reporting. that it was punitive legislation aimed at Faynell Kllgore Apperson the energy-producing States. administration to take an emergency appeal directly to the Supreme Court of the United States. Such review would bypass the Fifth Circuit Court of Ap- i / / \ ,/ // By Mail M e-An n_deri ng By Anr [ ounsovoll The Methodist Youth Group in field, were often accompanied by10:30 that night we had Trinidad is planning a fish fry June 24. Sheila's children, Mary Ann Stanfield, cleaning party Purpose of the fry will be to raise and our houseguests for the week, the At 5 a.m. the next funds for their annual summer cam- five Rounsavall granddaughters from run again. The ( ping trip, planned to place in late July. Grand Prairie. We were quite a crew. nice-sized fish. Bobby We hope this year to go to Lake Murray Late one night we had cleaned and back to the tank and in Oklahoma, our first out-of-state trip. frozen 26 fish. We had also baited out leaving Getting ready for a large fish fry is no the lines for the next morning. Charles before leaving. easy task. First, of course, comes the Caiman was there fishing and when he "The fish are dying," accumulation of bountiful amounts of found out what the plans were he"Call Greg and see fish. A recent week and weekend was donated his catch of that night, 16 fish. clean them." spent in that effort. We took them back to our house to be Poor Greg, he was Gayion Johnson secured the lines for put in the tank until the next evening didn't have us to work on and we had split crews when another fish-cleaning party was He had an audience working baiting out the lines at night, set. We also sent all the young men our houseguests, who crews running the lines at 5 a.m. each home. Then we discovered that the 16 count of what was ha day, and flsh cleaning parties late in the fish were not going to make it through (is of explanation like evening. Adults who were in on the fund the night. There was nothing left to do puke, and bloody guts. included Gaylon and his wife, Sheila, but clean fish. When all was finished Bobby, and Roy Stanfleld. The young Bobby, Roy and Kenneth were the confided in me. people, including Kenneth Airheart, onJy ones left. They considered culling "We have the Brad and Don Eisom, Brent Hiler, Greg the catch, then considered culling the all," she said. King, Charles Freeman, Amy and Lin- smallest ones of the bunch. Their sense Greg probably didn't da Rowland, and Chad and Ricky Stan- of justice prevailed, however, and at day. Mrs. Carl Apperson of Commerce has supplied most of the names to identify I urge you to {vrite or contact To the Editor : members of the fifth and sixth grade President Reagan, asking him to keep People always manage to complainclasses at Malakoff Elementary School his campaign promise on this matter and to withdraw the appeal, thuswhen things are bad but never praise that were recently pictured in The when things are good. Malakoff News. allowing the recent Federal court The News will give the names accor- ruling to stand. The President promised I would like to take this opportunity to to reduce federal regulations, to restore praise the people of Malakoff as I say ding to rows as they appear in the pic- the State-Federal relationship, and to goodbye to four years of ministry in this ture. get the federal government off the community. Back row: Maurine Smith, Sue John- I can think of no other place I would son Hunnicut, Agnes Day, Supt. Martin, backs of the people. Here is a chance rather be. Dolly Jenkins, Lela Scott Alexander. for him to prove that he meant what he Second row: Lona Adams, Rena said. I have always found Malakoff to be a Robertson, Euna Bess Crawley ~John- Sincerely, friendly, open and warm community to son, Faynell Kilgore Apperson, Lorena Mark White be a part of. Truelove Blakenship. Attorney General .... I~vould like to thank the police depar- Third row: Lois Roberts, Ethel Dee tment for always being there, Noble Hendrix, Lucilly Ferguson P. S. Texas, through my office, is especially when I needed them and Shire),, Lucille Mitchell Kilgore, Ruth helping Mississippi in this fight, more especially when I didn't. I would Nolen Wilson. like to thank my friends in the Volun- Fourth row: Ben, Roy Robertson, Dear Polly: tear Fire Department for making me Harry Robertson, Marvin Beaird, Elmo The Malakoff News has become once recognize that community service is Wilson, Wesley Haynes, J. T. Hastings, again a Joy to me. I have never stopped more than a matter of words. I would Fowler Lueas, Reese Hall, Jim Van- taking it, but with you reporting, I am also like to thank the city council and dagriff, William Cartlidge. hearing names of people I once knewl community leaders of Malakoff for Bottom Row: Lamar Yates, Smith Tho Ahena was nearer my age, of com'- always striving to make this the kind of Pettigrew, Doy Perkins, Waldrom se I remember you and Potsy and G.V. city anyone would want to live in. Beaird, Chester Shumate, R. E. Dad- and Charles Foster, etc. Enjoyed son. hearing about their wedding and hope Finally, I would like to thank the 10 years ago they willbeveryhappy, many friends that I have in all the I am sending the newspaper picture churchs of Malakoff. Your friendship of the classes of 1926.27 and marking has reminded me that we share the Terry Ferguson Sorrell won first and identifying as many of them as I same faith even if we don't share the place over a field of students from seven competing schools "in an event sponsored by Tyler Unit Number son, will be moving to J~ Seventy of the East Texas Hair will be replaced by Rev Dressers. Wanda Stogner Rochell was Pfc. Billy Dean her model, and Mrs. Ellis Ta Mrs. James Sanders was honored with a pink and blue shower held at the on the Korean battlefront. Spanish Trace. The Howard family reunion was held 40 years ago at Caney Cove last Saturday. A conser- vative estimate of the number present Burglars, who gai was given as 200, but others figure it through a trap door in was closer to 400. At any rate, there was away with a "bunch" of them. from the Perkins Bro. Michael S. Rogers, son of Mr. and The residence of Mr. Mrs. Valmore Rogers of Malakoff, was Jones of Trinidad was named to the Presidents Honor Roll at destroyed by fire about Oklahoma State University. ternoon while the family ' can. For no special reason except that I same demonination. thought someone else would be in-I go, but Malakoff will always be a terested. That M'ouP graduated in 1~ part ofme and of my praye~. ~ Malakoff, through the generous and 1933 from Ma]ako~f High and it Rahdy Warrei~ cooperation of its citizens, and outside ...... ~ from page"l industries and friends of the cam- -~. munity, during the past twelve months .... "i:~" one residentsaid, has acquired the total valuation of ...... Lott encouraged the group to contact $9459.32 in its volunteer fire depar- ..,'"'~~ ~*~:~ the Malakoff Police Department when tment. This amount now includes a L":": ~ ! "' the disturbances begin, fully equipped fire truck, and well .../" \ ~ :~:~!i: "*'~.\ Day also requested that the council located firestation building. support CareFlite Ambulance Drive. The Rev. Garland Reeves, pastor of ." ~ __ In other business the council ap- the First Methodist Church here during ,,, ...... ,,j ~ ~:~ \~ proved payment of bills for the month the past year, was returned to Malakoff :/ "~,~'~ ] in the amount of $7,703.85, approved by action of the Texas Methodist Con- .,L ' minutes of the previous meeting, and ference which convened in Houston last q~=..... ~rl /~ heali a six months budget report from week. The Methodist Church at / booleeper Eleanor Robertson. (SeeTrinidad's pastor, Rev. Jesse Rober- related story, page I). ,~%. upa ! 20years ago The News has been nounce that the Rev. Mr. and Mrs. Buddy Whippo are thepastor of the Trinidad parents of a daughter, Wendy Lynn. will continue to hold The baby weighed 6 pounds 14 ozs.noon street services in Mrs. Willie DeArman of Malakoff Mrs. W.C. Payne was listed among 24 licensed vocational hospital at Temple nurses to receive certificates, fering with' acute a Mrs. Jean Rogers Bust, daughter of made the trip in the Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Rogers of Malakoff, the Ballard Funer~! Home. is one of 20 high school science teachers in the United States chosen to par- 50 years ago ticipate in the Summer Institute in Radiation Biochemistry at Texas The new concrete Womens University in Denton. the Trinity River will 30 years ago more opened than Wednesday. $250,000 I ] I~__~' COn nUOU y~n,e 93 ~-~"" I The Malakoff News Publisher .................................................. Dan Dwelle Business Manager .......................................... Tom Finley Editor ................................................. Ann Rounsavall[ Assistant to the Editor .................................... Lori Callaway Advertising Representative ................................. Cindy Ford Production ........................................... Stacy Dunacusgy The Malakoff News (326700) is published weekly by Aihens Printing Co at Malakoff, Tx post of- rice address being P.O. Box 509. Malakoff, Tx. 75148. Subscription rates: $5 per year in Henderson County (senior citizen 50 percent discount available) : $6.50 per year elsewhere in Texas ; $7.50 per year elsewhere in continental United States. Second-class postage paid at Malakoff, Tx 75148. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to The Malakoff News, P.O Box 509, Malakoff, Tx. 75148. Be sure you don't miss a single copy of your newspaper. Just fill in the form below with present address and your new one, and drop it in the mail (or bring it by the office). Present Address: Name Address City State Zip New Address: Mail __State Zip to: The Malakoff News, P.O. 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Housing Authority of the CitY d requests bids for oil end gas lease e acres of lend in the John Public Hearing to receive at Honsing Authority office at 29, 1981. PUBLIC PUBLIC HEARING The City of Molekoff will hold City Hall, 109 South Morion DrM, Monday June 22, 1981 at 7.-00 p.m. ohtainin| written end oral comment the prop~d uses of rrmnue coming bud|of for Fiscal Year All intorestod ciUzons I~onPS, hearing. Perks attending the right to provide written end suwmUons reprding possible use funds. Foilowin| is important plannin| Propoead IJN Hearing:. funds during OF HOLDING Notice is hereby i NATIONAL BANCSHARES, INC,, Federal Rmrve Board pursuant BankinR Holding Company Act benk holding 1,808,562 shires (100%) of sicona, Texas, its follows: Addison Bank, Bank, Ennts, Texas, Citizens State Clifton Bank, Clifton, Texas, The Corsicana, C0~lm, Texas, Koufmon, Konfmen, pan,, Forney, Texas, Hilisbo~ Tasas, South Central Bank, Hutchll~, The public is invited to submit this application to the Federal Holding Company Supervision Dallas, Texas 75222. The plicatton will not end befo~ July Remw/, at tl~ tin8 comments on this a tnformofton ebout submittiM punic msuUng or formal the/era recelv~i by the commnt hearing I