MES students win in conservation poster contest

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The National Conservation District Association sponsors an annual Stewardship Week which includes a poster contest in which students use their creativity to help spread awareness about conservation. The West Virginia Conservation District selects...

HES Students of the Month

Hillsboro Elementary School announced its Students of the Month for April. They are, l to r: Claire Keller, Cyle Kelk, George Shifflett and Hannah Beverage. Not pictured: Hayley Kincaid and Cherokee Barb.

Mother’s Day performance of ‘Zoo Babies’

Hillsboro Elementary School’s Kindergarten and second grade classes will present a Mother’s Day performance titled “Zoo Babies” Friday, May 12, at 1 p.m. The play is roughly based around the story of April the...

Students support Autism Speaks

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer Green Bank Elementary Middle School teacher Brooke Dickenson hosted a donation program last month for Autism Speaks. April is National Autism Awareness Month, and Dickenson wanted students to be more informed about...

Arts Council honors PCHS top artists

The Pocahontas County Arts Council presented awards to three top art students at Pocahontas County High School last week in recognition of their talents. PCAC president Cynthia Gurreri honored Dylan Workman, Grace Schebek and Laura...

FFA wins Soils Judging Competition

Pocahontas County High School FFA members won the Southeastern Regional Soils Judging Competition April 28.  The competition was hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Simmons, of Hillsboro.  Students had to evaluate land class factors...

Local students compete in 4-H/FFA Horse Judging

Pocahontas County sent two teams to Potomac State College in Keyser Saturday to compete in the State 4-H and FFA Horse Judging Competition. ...