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...

Planning for the next school year

Pocahontas County FFA officers met at Mountain Quest in Frost June 6 and 7 to receive leadership and officer training and to develop the FFA chapter’s Program of Activities for the coming year. The Program...

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...

BOE discusses proposed levy

As one of only 11 counties in the state without a levy, the Pocahontas County board of education discussed a proposed levy at the board meeting Monday night. The proposed levy, if passed, will provide...

PCHS senior will join D&E soccer team

Pocahontas County High School senior Makeia Jonese recently received an academic scholarship to attend Davis & Elkins College and play soccer as a Lady Senator. Trading her maroon and gold for the red and white...

GBEMS Robotics Team advances to state tournament

The Green Bank Elementary-Middle School Radioactive Robotics team participated in the West Virginia First Lego League Qualifying Tournament November 3 in Lewisburg. The teams in the tournament competed in four areas to determine which was...

Board of Education hires Bechtel as superintendent of schools

Tritapoe named new board member After serving as interim superintendent of schools for five months, Dr. Donald Bechtel was officially hired as superintendent at the board of education meeting Monday night. The board hired Bechtel to...

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