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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

Students shine at Social Studies Fair

Students in grades four through eight presented projects in a variety of categories at the county Social Studies Fair March 14 at Pocahontas County High School. Projects with a first place win and a score...

More than $2 million presented at Senior Awards Night

The Pocahontas County High School class of 2014 was the center of attention at the Senior Awards Night Thursday evening. Members of the class were presented scholarships and awards for their academic, athletic and...