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4-H horse judging team places first overall

The Pocahontas County 4-H Senior Horse Judging Team competed at the Virginia Tech Horse Judging Contest February 9 and were named the high point team for the 4-H Senior Division. Team members were...

Students travel around the world in one day

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer It was as though Marlinton Elementary School had become a mini version of Disney’s Epcot Center last Tuesday as students took a whirlwind tour around the world to learn how...

GBEMS hosting first annual Empty Bowls, Mug Style fundraiser

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Experiencing the success of the second annual Empty Bowls fundraiser for the Pocahontas County Family Resource Network, Green Bank Elementary-Middle School art teacher Alison Flegel decided to add an event in Green...

GBEMS Robotics Team advances to state tournament

The Green Bank Elementary-Middle School Radioactive Robotics team participated in the West Virginia First Lego League Qualifying Tournament November 3 in Lewisburg. The teams in the tournament competed in four areas to determine which was...

PCHS inducts new members into NHS

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Each year, Pocahontas County High School juniors and seniors who exemplify the four pillars of character, scholarship, leadership and service are invited to join the National Honor Society. Last Sunday, 16 students...

Tegtmeyer named National Merit Semifinalist

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The highest achieving high schools students in America are classified as National Merit Scholars. A few weeks ago, Pocahontas County High School senior Taylor Tegtmeyer was notified that he is a National Merit...

GBEMS students get firsthand history lesson at Huntersville

Melinda Beverage and Isabella Bauserman Eighth Grade GBEMS Student Reporters On October 5, 2018, the Green Bank Elementary-Middle school eighth grade class went to Huntersville to learn about Pocahontas County Civil War history. Mrs. Ryder, social...

Pocahontas County FFA receives grant

Jennalee Meck FFA Reporter Pocahontas County High School Agricultural Department received a modernization grant for $18,500. The grant was presented by the Career Technical Education Department of the West Virginia Department of Education. The money was...