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Students take aim on Archery Team

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer A line of eager students waited their turns to grab a bow and take a shot at the targets set up in the gym at the Pocahontas County Community Wellness Center in...

HES Students of the Month

Hillsboro Elementary School recognized its Students of the Month for March. They are Hayden Walker, fifth grade; Alexis Arbogast, second grade; Kevin Streets, first grade; Bailey Peters, kindergarten; Mya Workman, fourth grade; and Silas...

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...

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...

Students compete in county Math Field Day

Pocahontas County Math Field Day was held November 28 at the Green Bank Observatory. Students in grades four through 12 competed in a written test, hands-on experiments and Krypto tournament with their eyes set...

Teacher, Service Employee of the year nominees recognized

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer While the Super Scholars event last Monday at Pocahontas County High School was an evening of recognition for third through 12th grade students who have excelled academically, superintendent Terrence Beam and the...

Superintendent ready for a new year

Board office to host open house Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer With a short summer vacation behind him, Pocahontas County Schools Superintendent Terrence Beam is looking forward to the new year and excited about what is to come...