The Clifton Record (Clifton, Tex.), Vol. 103, No. 104, Ed. 1 Wednesday, December 30, 1998 Page: 4 of 24
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The Clifton Record
'Wednesday, Dae. 30,1998
Continued From Pago Three
wegian Tbur On Foot
• Clifton Record Wins First Place
In Advertising In TPA Contest.
• Longtime Scoutmaster Retir-
• FreedomFest 1998 Jack Rabbit
5K, 1-Mile Run Draw Over 180 Run-
• Annual Fburth Of July Conser-
vatory Production Scheduled For
• Sprint’s Highest Employee
Honor Presented To Belvin.
• Hot Weather Strikes A Match.
• Clifton EDC Approves Pair Of
Main Street Finding Requests.
• Head-On Collision Near Valley
Mills Takes One Life, Leaves One
• Grand Piano Concert Slated At
St. Olaf’s Lutheran Church.
• Convicted Robber Steals
Pickup While Fleeing From Bosque
• City lb Negotiate Contract Pro-
posal With North Texas Medical
• Endowment Program Slated At
Clifton Lutheran Sunset Home.
• Central Texas Youth Fair Live-
stock Show And Pro Rodeo Opens
• 487 Livestock Entries To Com-
pete In This Week’s Central Texas
• City of Clifton Surface Water
Project Making Progress During
• Juvenile Justice Network
Group Will Meet In Meridian Tues-
• Texas-New Mexico Power
Company Gets Approval On State’s
First Plan For Competition.
• Local Internet Access Im-
proves With New Clifton Server Up
• Youth Fair Cash Sale Tbtal Tbps
• Main Street Lamp Post, Land-
scaping Dedication Ceremony Set
• Texas Department Of Health
Re-Issues Heat Precautions.
• Memory Training To Be Fea-
ture Of Chamber Lunch.
• County Takes $58,000 Hit In 6-
• Downtown Clifton Packed Fbr
Main Street Landscape, Lighting
• It Still Knows How To Rain.
• Children’s Theatre Workshop
Slates Friday Performance.
• Commissioners Elect To Elimi-
nate Position Of Economic Devel-
• City Attempting To Settle Land
Dispute With Dansby.
• Wiggins Donates Wedding
Dress To Museum Exhibit.
• Museum Receives 9th Texas
Historical Museum Award.
• Clifton ISD Trustees Review
High School Construction Costs.
• Bolinger Receives Gold Clover
Award At Family Night 4-H Ban-
• First ‘3rd Saturday TVades Day*
To Feature ‘Old West’ Theme.
• Autographed 1998 Chamber
Christmas Ornaments Available.
• Trustees Approve $6,707,446
• Conservatory Names Strange
As Managing Director Of Theatre.
• Clifton Lab Tests Gloves Fbr All
Texas-New Mexico Power Com-
• Young Local Artist To Hang At
Conservatory ‘Preview ’98’.
• ‘Texas Largest Fish Fry’ Set At
West Shore VFD Saturday.
• Clifton ISD Board Hears Citi-
zens Objectives To Proposed Tax
• Football Season Is Here!
• CHS ‘Entrepreneurs’ To Offer
Landscaping, Maintenance Pro-
gram To Local Businesses.
• City’s $2.8 Million 1999 Budget
Features Tax Cut.
• Calton Ships Out Of Clifton.
• Two Lake Businesses, Restau-
rant Facing Charges From TABC
• Norwegian Student Visits
Bosque County Relatives Of
y Sept. 18
• County Commissioners Adopt
$4.9 Million 1998-99 Budget.
• Local Museum Displays Pho-
tos For County Schools From The
• New Bosque River Dam Rising
High From River Bed In Clifton.
• Barbecue Highlights Interna-
tional Journalists’ Weekend Visit To
• Sticky Situation — Gaskamp
Bags A Load Of Quills.
• Community Meeting Fbr Wir-
ing Volunteers Slated At High
• CHS Greens-Up For Friday
• Sheffield, Neelley Named To
Statewide Tourism Task Force.
• Bosque Museum To Celebrate
Archaeology Awareness Month
With Special Program.
• Dozen Globalstar Satellites
Lost On Launch Last Month.
• CEDC Approves $1,500 Bosque
• ‘Oktoberfest’ Is Theme For
Next ‘Third Saturday Thides Day’.
• Rueter Receives Farm
Bureau’s 1998 District VIII Pioneer
• CLSH’s Annual Auction Re-
ceives 109 Quilts.
Oct. 16 *
• Main Place Day Spa, Central
Texas Academy Finalists In Annual
• Annual Civic Society Harvest
• Airtouch Engineer Explains
Globalstar Communications Sys-
tem At AARP Meeting.
• Fifth Graders Break Tradition
With Fall Camping At Latham
• Two-Fold Museum Program
Features Local Indian Influence,
10th State Award.
• Healing Retreat, Reunion Held
Near Clifton Fbr Survivors Of Okla-
homa City Bombing.
• Cranfills Gap Library to Host
Grand Opening Saturday.
• One Year After Breaking
Ground The New High School
Looks At Completion In April.
• Clifton Lutheran Sunset Home
Gets Major Gift — $500,000.
• Conservatory Receives Grant
From Dodge Jones Foundation.
• VFW Program Offers ‘The Hos-
• ‘Great Chamber Membership
Race’ Is Tuesday In Clifton.
• Tickets Limited, Selling Fast
For German Heritage Sausage
• Local Business Community To
Attend TDA Awards Presentation.
• MIBs (Men In Black) Attack
• H.C. Smith Honored For 50
Year’s Service To Lions Club.
• Blanton Offers BPW Members
Program On Fashion, Finance.
• Several Entries Already Re-
ceived Fbr “Gallery Of Christmas
• Children’s Costumed Bear Con-
test Planned In Clifton.
• Colley Says Heritage Tourism
Can Be Source Of Pride, Economic
• Major Leaguer Donnie Sadler
Makes THumphant Return Home
(From Bosque County to Boston).
• Tour To Present Christmas
Music, Historical Programs (Tour
Offers The Beauty Of Christmas,
The Warmth Of Norwegian His-
• Council Awards Airport Fbel
Tank Contract At Thursday Special
• CLSH President’s Club, Sunset
Associates Celebrate 25th Anniver-
• Eddy Driver Escapes Serious
Injury In Cattle Truck Accident.
• Swearingin Receives Jail Time
During Sentencing Procedure.
• Clifton High Class of 1938 Cel-
ebrates 60th Reunion.
• EDC Reverses Fbnding Freeze,
Approves Chamber Request.
• Sales In Clifton Main Street’s
Paver Brick Program Starts Mon-
• Clifton PTO Christmas Auction
Donations Continue Tb Roll In.
• Santa’s Angels Help Families
• ‘Let The Music Begin’ Opens At
Museum Christmas Party.
• Court To Pursue Purchase Of
Portable Building For New J.R
• Clifton Ends Year With Largest
Sales Tax Rebate Gain In County.
• Torrence Captures The History
Of People In Bosque County.
• Community Newworking: Pro-
pelling Clifton Into 21st-Century
• Council Approves Purchase Of
Land For Water Project.
• Realities, Challenges of Com-
munity Networks Explored.
Paver Bricks Offer Chance To
Honor Friends, Family Members
By David Anderson
CUFTOR RECORD CITY EDITOR
CLIFTON — Sales have gotten
off to a fast start In the Clifton Main
Street is announcing a paver brick
promotion. The pavers are being
sold for sidewalks in connection
with the downtown beautification
efforts and the Heritage Plaza park
“This can be an everlasting gift
Dm generation to generation,”
aid Project Co-chairman Helen
The pavers are cement bricks,
four inches wide and eight inches
long, in a “river red” color. The pav-
ers will be used to construct walk
ways in Heritage Plaza and a
sidewalk on the east side of the 200
block of North Avenue D.
Pavers cost $50 each, with the
price including the paver, engrav-
ing, and installation. Purchasers
can have up to three lines of infor-
mation on each paver, with up to 16
characters per line. Information
can be engraved in English or any
other language the purchaser de-
sires. Installation will begin some-
time during the spring of 1999.
"You can purchase pavers en-
graved with the names of family
members, buy them in honor of or
in memory a special person, or just
to help support Mam Street’s ef-
forts to enhance the city,” Hubler
said. She also noted that services
organizations, churches, and busi-
nesses may also wish to purchase
Examples of the pavers can be
seen at the Main Street office in
downtown Clifton, 115 North Av-
enue D. If bought as a present for
another, Main Street will sup
purchaser with a special cer
honoring the person or persons
named in the paver.
Fbr more information, or to ob-
tain an order fbrm, contact Hubler
at (254) 675-4936, Co-chair Kathy
Sales at 675-7719, or the Main
Street office at 675-2732.
Head Clock Could
Help With Medications
HOUSTON — Doctors write an
average of 8,000 prescriptions every
year, but many of those drugs fail
to produce the proper result.
“The most common problem is
that people don’t follow instructions
on properly taking medications,”
said Dr. Ed Fann, professor of phar-
macology at Baylor College of
Medicine in Houston. “Forgetting
to take medication or stopping the
regimen too soon can limit a drug’s
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Submissions deadline for the
Wednesday, Jan. 6, issue has been
moved up to 12 noon Thursday, Dec.
31. Normal deadlines for the Friday
Jan. 1, issue are in effect.
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special deadlines,” said Smith. For
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Record at (254) 675-3336.
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In an effort to increase medica-
tion compliance, Fann and col-
leagues are studying our internal
memory or the so-called head
clock, a unique device that virtually
anyone can use to help them re-
member to take a pill. The head
clock is part of an internal mecha-
nism that alerts us to perform a
“We all have a sense of time and
its passing and can remind our-
selves to do something at a certain
time,” said Fann. “This is the job of
the head clock. By paying attention
to a twinge or feeling of anxiety pro-
duced by this innate mechanism,
we can do a better job of remem-
The key is being aware of the feel-
ing. If you sense some anxiety, it
could be your memory telling you
that you are forgetting something.
Fann said when this feeling occurs,
you should go though a mental
checklist of the tasks you have set
for yourself in order to remember
a specific task.
Baylor researchers are testing
the theory on a group of medical
students. Half of the group will be
taught about the head clock and the
techniques of using it. Half will not.
The investigators will track how
well students in each group do in
remembering to take a harmless
“Using medications other than
exactly how they are prescribed
can be dangerous,” said Fann.
“Teaching patients to be more in
tune with their internal head clock
has the potential for increasing pa-
tient compliance, improving health,
and reducing costs associated with
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Smith, W. Leon. The Clifton Record (Clifton, Tex.), Vol. 103, No. 104, Ed. 1 Wednesday, December 30, 1998, newspaper, December 30, 1998; Clifton, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth788409/m1/4/: accessed September 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Nellie Pederson Civic Library.