IMPORTANT STATEMENT — Lewis County Commissioner Agnes Queen, right, reads a proclamation declaring October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the county. Joining her in reading the proclamation are Kathy Helmick, left, of the Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Awareness program, and West Virginia University Extension Agent Liz Post. As part of the activities planned for October, Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital will stage a dinner and educational seminar at 6 p.m. Oct. 18 at West Virginia University Jackson’s Mill. It is a free event, which is funded through a grant from the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Those wishing to attend should call 304-269-8000 to register. (The Inter-Mountain/John Wickline) © The Inter-Mountain, all rights reserved.