Jake Faris to attend GHA

Suzanne Stewart Staff WriterPocahontas County High School junior Jake Faris will broaden his horizons this summer at the Governor’s Honors Academy at West Virginia University.The three-week camp will give Faris an opportunity to experience college-level...

Senate Pages

Four seventh grade students from Marlinton Middle School served as Pages for Senator Greg Boso. The students traveled to Charleston March 9 and spent the day at the Senate. From l to r: Rachel Burns,...

A reading connection

Students in Kelli Tallman’s fifth grade class at Green Bank Elementary-Middle School recently participated in a fun book report activity.“All of the kids had to choose either a biography or an autobiography,” Tallman said....

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...

GBEMS girls try their hand at engineering

Students from Green Bank Elementary-Middle School had an opportunity to attend “Intro- duce a Girl to Engineering Day 2017” at the Advanced Technology Center in Fairmont. Attending the March 29 event were: Shyann Barb,...

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 travel the Oregon Trail

Two fifth grade classes at Marlinton Elementary School are taking an imaginary 2,100 mile trip in covered wagons.The journey begins in Arkansas with a plan to arrive in Oregon in six months. Each...