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County holds annual Social Studies Fair

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Pocahontas County students converged on Pocahontas County High School March 30 for the annual county Social Studies Fair, as a venue to present their knowledge of subjects ranging from U.S and world...

Learning the way of service

Students in the Animal Science class at Pocahontas County High School recently learned about the role of service dogs, and how they support individuals in our county.  The students received instruction in the difference...

2018 4-H and FFA Ham, Bacon and Egg Show and Sale

Connie Burns WVU Extension   Thirty-two Pocahontas County 4-H and FFA members showcased their many hours of hard work March 17 as they exhibited and sold hams, bacons, and eggs from their projects in 4-H and FFA....

ProStart team prepares for Hospitality Cup

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When things get hot in the kitchen, the Pocahontas Coun-ty High School ProStart team doesn’t get out – instead, the five young ladies rise to the challenge and create something award winning. At least,...

A stitch in time at HES

Hillsboro Elementary School fifth grade students took a walking field trip to Deb-Ann’s Fabric at Burton’s Enterprises, where they selected the fabric they liked, and each one sewed an apron – with the help...

Students compete in county Science Fair

The Pocahontas County Schools Science Fair was held December 12 at the Green Bank Observatory. Students in grades three through 12 presented projects in the categories of engineering, life sciences and physical science. And the...

Christmas magically arrives at Hillsboro Elementary School

Laura Pritt Contributing Writer Hillsboro Elementary School students have been busy while waiting for Christmas to arrive. They have spent time learning about Christmas around the world, learning how to sing and play Christmas songs, and...

Copperhead COPS

By Eden Lester and Jaylee Doss MMS students Recently at Marlinton Middle School, “Cop- perhead COPS” was begun. The program was officially kicked off with staff members dressed as “cops” to explain the program. Copperhead COPS...