PCHS Color Guard takes first step on Veterans Day

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer For its first participation in an official ceremony, the Pocahontas County High School Color Guard posted the colors at the Veterans celebration at PCHS November 8. The Color Guard was organized by the...

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...

Awards night helps pave the path for seniors

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Members of Pocahontas County High School Class of 2018 were honored last Thursday evening at the annual senior awards night event. Seniors are presented with awards and scholarships from colleges and universities as...

BOE approached to support educator pay raises

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Advocating for her fellow educators at the Pocahontas County board of education meeting Monday night, science teacher Kathy White asked the board to give its support in lobbying the state legislature and...

PCHS senior will join D&E soccer team

Pocahontas County High School senior Makeia Jonese recently received an academic scholarship to attend Davis & Elkins College and play soccer as a Lady Senator. Trading her maroon and gold for the red and white...

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...

MES students get a hop on spring

Roseanne Zeni’s kindergarten class from Marlinton Elementary School enjoys the annual spring event of learning about bunnies and holding and petting them. This hands-on activity is presented to all classes, preschool through fifth grade, courtesy...

Dropout Prevention and LINKS programs extending into summer

Innovation Zone Dropout Prevention director Laura Young addressed the board of education Monday night with plans to extend programs into the summer for the benefit of the students. Currently, Jean Srodes is an interventionist at...