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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...

PCHS athletes honored at annual banquet

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The achievements of the student athletes at Pocahontas County High School were celebrated last Tuesday at the annual athletic banquet. Coaches, staff and community members honored the students for their ability to juggle...

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...

MMS hosts NJHS induction ceremony

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer By the glow of five candles – representing scholarship, service, leadership, character and citizenship – the Marlinton Middle School National Junior Honor Society inducted 10 new members last Wednesday evening in a...

MES students hatch a pair of chicks

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer In Lisa Herold’s first grade classroom at Marlinton Elementary School, there’s usually a hum of her students’ small voices as they share ideas and stories with each other. Lately, though, mixed into...

Mosesso visits PCHS Animal Science class

Erwin Berry Contributing Writer   Luci Mosesso, a farmer in Pocahontas County, raises a hair breed of sheep called Katahdin.  She spoke to the Animal Science class at Pocahontas County High School about Katahdin sheep, a breed...

Pennies for Patients from GBEMS

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School’s annual Pennies for Patients fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is in the history books for this year. The students raised – drum roll, please – a total of $1,075.54,...

PCHS FFA first in Horse Judging

Four members of the Pocahontas County FFA Chapter traveled to Potomac State College in Keyser Saturday to compete in the State Horse Judging Contest.  The PCHS team placed first, which earned them a trip...