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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...

PCHS students awarded scholarships

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer As the school year begins to wind down and the months until graduation turn into weeks, the senior class at Pocahontas County High School is preparing for the future by applying for...

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...