GBEMS students hold clothing drive

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School students display samples of clothing items they have collected for the clothing drive. Back row l-r: Kyle Cohenour, Matthew Queen, Justin Jackson, Hallie Kane, Bridget Carroll, Kaylee Halterman, Nathaniel Cottle, Andrew Via, Jennell Cassell, Wade McCarty, Frankie Tawney and Christin Shinaberry. Front Row l-r: Jeffrey Schebek, Jacob Taylor, Isaac Mace and Destiny Lane. S. Stewart photo

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School students display samples of clothing items they have collected for the clothing drive. Back row l-r: Kyle Cohenour, Matthew Queen, Justin Jackson, Hallie Kane, Bridget Carroll, Kaylee Halterman, Nathaniel Cottle, Andrew Via, Jennell Cassell, Wade McCarty, Frankie Tawney and Christin Shinaberry. Front Row l-r: Jeffrey More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 2 years ago
AmeriCorp volunteer and Peru-native Grazia Apolinares prepares a Nicaraguan breakfast called chilaquiles as Spanish teacher Shirlene Groseclose, far left, explains the ingredients to her students during the Spanish Immersion Camp last week at the Ambassadors for Christ Campground near Huntersville. Chilaquiles is a mix of eggs, hot dog slices and tortilla chips. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Students experience other cultures at Spanish Immersion Camp

AmeriCorp volunteer and Peru-native Grazia Apolinares prepares a Nicaraguan breakfast called chilaquiles as Spanish teacher Shirlene Groseclose, far left, explains the ingredients to her students during the Spanish More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

BOE says ‘yes’ to fifth grade move, again

At the board of education meeting Monday night, concerned parents and teachers voiced their opinions on the proposal to move fifth grade students out of Marlinton Middle School and into Hillsboro and Marlinton elementary More...

By Greg Hamons On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

School calendar options narrowed down to three

After two public meetings and several calendar committee meetings, the Pocahontas County Board of Education office has narrowed down next year’s calendar options to three. The three calendars were shared with More...

Participants in the Regional Social Studies Fair, front row, from left: Tasia Davis, Mary Pauley, William Feury, Cage Burdette, Kiara Davis, Jennalee Meck, Sierra Bircher, Emily Wilfong, Gareth Ryder, Scout Tankersley and Nathaniel Cottle. Second row, from left: Rayna Smith, Sydney Puffenbarger, Summer Foe, Hannah Buly, Noah Barkley, Cassidy Hardesty, Lexi Price, Makenna McKenney, Hunter Tankersley, Chloe Hardesty, Sarah Warder, Hunter Wilfong, Rachel Burns, Andrea Payton, Patience Garretson, Brianna Hefner, Logan Woodruff, Jacob Jones, Grace Schebek, Meggan Long and Aspan Holder. Not pictured: Emily Henderson, Brittney Matheny and Sage McLaughlin. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Pocahontas County hosts Regional Social Studies Fair

Participants in the Regional Social Studies Fair, front row, from left: Tasia Davis, Mary Pauley, William Feury, Cage Burdette, Kiara Davis, Jennalee Meck, Sierra Bircher, Emily Wilfong, Gareth Ryder, Scout Tankersley More...

Social Studies Fair projects filled the gymnasium at Pocahontas County High School March 14. Students in grades four through eight presented their projects to judges in anticipation of a win and a chance to compete in the Regional Social Studies Fair. Student Jaryd Friel, above, presents his project, “Economics: Impact on Beef,” to judges Cheryl Jonese and Nathan Hamons. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Students shine at Social Studies Fair

Social Studies Fair projects filled the gymnasium at Pocahontas County High School March 14. Students in grades four through eight presented their projects to judges in anticipation of a win and a chance to compete More...

Central office executive secretary Kristin Kinnison administers the oath of office to Superintendent Dr. Donald Bechtel at the board of education meeting Monday night. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Board of Education hires Bechtel as superintendent of schools

Central office executive secretary Kristin Kinnison administers the oath of office to Superintendent Dr. Donald Bechtel at the board of education meeting Monday night. S. Stewart photo Tritapoe named new board member After More...

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