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BOE approached to support educator pay raises

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Advocating for her fellow educators at the Pocahontas County board of education meeting Monday night, science teacher Kathy White asked the board to give its support in lobbying the state legislature and...

GBEMS students hold clothing drive

With the help of AmeriCorps volunteer Christin Shinaberry, students at Green Bank Elementary-Middle School collected items for a community clothing drive. This is the second community project the students have done with Shinaberry. “We already did...

Students share knowledge at Social Studies Fair

The Pocahontas County Schools Social Studies Fair was held Monday at Pocahontas County High School. Students in grades four through eight presented projects in the categories of Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Psychology, Sociology, State and Local...

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...

Two PCHS sophomores selected for HOBY

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   Each year, sophomores from all across West Virginia are selected to participate in HOBY – the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership camp. This year Noah Barkley, of Boyer, and Kyle Cohenour, of Frank,...

Ham radio coming to PCHS

By M. Gayle Boyette You could feel the excitement in the room as Pocahontas County High School students gathered recently to learn about an exciting project being launched at their school. Eight Rivers Ham Radio...

Exchange students broaden horizons

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Pocahontas County High School has welcomed two new members to the student body – Seungju “Julia” Lee, of South Korea; and Juan Pinto, of Columbia. While the students come from very different backgrounds,...

Pocahontas County hosts Regional Social Studies Fair

Students from Fayette, Greenbrier, Nicholas and Webster counties joined Pocahontas County students in competing at the Regional Social Studies Fair at Pocahontas County High School Saturday. Third through eighth grade students participated in the social...