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Friday, April 28, 2017

GBEMS girls try their hand at engineering

Students from Green Bank Elementary-Middle School had an opportunity to attend “Intro- duce a Girl to Engineering Day 2017” at the Advanced Technology Center in Fairmont. Attending the March 29 event were: Shyann Barb,...

Bil Lepp tells some tales at GBEMS

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School had a special visitor April 4 – a visitor with a silver tongue and a huge imagination. Enter Bil Lepp, five-time champion of the West Virginia State Liars Contest and...

‘Passing the Music Down’

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer Most musicians start out by learning to play an instrument at a young age from a teacher or mentor. Early attempts at playing music usually involves pieces that most people know. But...

A day at the House of Delegates

Three Marlinton Middle School students were selected to serve as pages for the House of Delegates March 27. Pictured l to r: Delegate Bill Hartman (D), Macaden Taylor, Makenna McKenney and Bracie Sheets. Photo...

Cub Scout Pack #33 hosts annual Father-Son Bake-off

Cub Scout Pack #33 held its annual Father Son Bake-off and Blue and Gold Banquet Sunday at the Community Wellness Center in Marlinton with 95 people in attendance. Ben Wilfong was the auctioneer for...

GBEMS raises ‘Pennies for Patients’

The 12th Annual Pennies for Patients Fundraiser at Green Bank Elementary Middle School wrapped up last week. This project, led by school counselor Ira Brown raises money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and...

Parks and Rec hosts first three-on-three tournament

Pocahontas County Parks and Recreation hosted a three-on-three tournament March 25 at the Community Wellness Center in Marlinton. The first of its kind tournament was a fundraiser for Parks and Rec. A total of 13...