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8
Jan

A Special Thanks To The Charleston Members

Thank you to the Charleston Members and their families for ringing the bells for the Salvation Army this holiday season.    

6
Jan

Local Union 33 Vermilion Celebrates Outstanding Members and Years of Hard Work This Christmas Season

Celebrating another season and year of hard work, Vermilion members gathered this holiday season at the Vermilion Hall on Thursday, December 19. Of approximately 100 members in attendance, many received pin awards for their dedication and loyalty to Local Union 33 throughout the years.   15-year Pin Awards Mike Rozic, Business Agent Dave Larson, Richard (Ted) Meilander, and Business Manager

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13
Dec

Local Union 33 Wheeling District Knows How To Throw A (Christmas) Party!

Local Union 33 Wheeling District hosts its annual Christmas Party 15-Year Pin Awards Shawn Hupp, Steve Hancock   25-Year Pin Awards Shane Caldwell, Jason Baggott, Robert Scott     40-Year Pin Award Jeff Siegwart 50-Year Pin Award Harry “Bud” Strauttman

9
Dec

Pension Actions

Please be advised that we will begin our pushback on Senate offices beginning tomorrow morning via an email to members.  This will be followed with a simultaneous social media launch and noontime mass text message directing members to contact Senate offices at the push of a button which will connect them with their offices.   Attached is a social media

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17
Oct

Toledo District Gives Back

Poker Run On September 14th, SMART Local 33 Charities hosted the 1st Annual Sheet Metal Workers’ Local 33 Poker Run. Nearly 100 people attended the morning’s festivities, making the Poker Run a great success. Though the Poker Run was a hit, the monumental victory was the $6k+ raised for Camp Mountain Heart. Camp Mountain Heart is a free, week-long camp

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20
Sep

Protest at Jarrett Construction’s Office in Charleston, WV

The Partnership Development Department Stands Up For Workers’ Rights   On Tuesday, September 17, 2019, Local 33’s Partnership Development Department (formerly the Organizing Department) spent the day bannering and handbilling in front of Jarrett Construction’s office. Jarrett Construction continues to use Appalachian Heating of Beckley, WV to install the HVAC systems on its projects. The Partnership Development Department wanted to

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6
Sep

WILLIAM BRYANT “PETE” ASHWORTH lives on in the hearts and memories of his family

WILLIAM BRYANT “PETE” ASHWORTH passed on August 31, 2019, while mowing the property he loved on “Ashworth Mountain,” rejoining his wife and the love of his life, Anna “Sis” O’Dell Ashworth. “The hill,” as it is known to family and friends, had belonged to Pete’s grandfather, George Surface, and is the location of the home built by Pete and his

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5
Sep

Annual Vermillion Clay Shoot

On August 10th, Local 33 Vermillion District members gathered for the Annual Vermillion Clay Shoot. The Vermilion District Rec. fund sponsored a sporting clay shoot at the WR Hunt Club in Clyde, Ohio. A great way to take a step back and enjoy the great outdoors, sporting clay shoots have been a tradition for Vermillion members.  Attendees enjoyed an exciting

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13
Aug

North Central WV District Annual Summer Family Picnic

Local 33 North Central WV District Thanks You For Your Service It’s that time of year! Local 33 North Central WV District handed out Membership Pins to its longest standing members. 50 Year Service Award Curt Kisner, Charles Miller, Thomas Slider, Vernon Lohr (not pictured) 25 Year Service Award Jim Jackson, Suzanne Morgan, James Hamrick (not pictured), David Clemons (not

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8
Aug

Local 33 Parkersburg District Celebrates Dedicated Members

Members Recognized For Years Of Hard Work On July 27th, Sheet Metal Workers Local 33 Parkersburg District presented Membership Pins to their longest standing members. Recipients were given 25, 40, 50, and 60 year pins at the Parkersburg District picnic as a token of appreciation for their devotion and commitment to Local Union 33. 60 Year Membership Pin (pictured left

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