Lafferty places second in Regional Spelling Bee

Eastern Greenbrier Middle School student Shaylen Lafferty after placing second at the Gazette-Mail Regional Spelling Bee in Charleston on Mar. 14.

By David Esteppe Eastern Greenbrier Middle School (EGMS) eighth grader Shaylen Lafferty traveled to Charleston on Mar. 14 to compete in the Gazette-Mail Regional Spelling Bee. The 14 year old came in second place, winning $150 and a Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary. It is easy to imagine the pressure of an event where seven spellers went down after More...

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All participants pictured in no particular order: Tory Marcus, Cohen Gibson, Alex Crookshanks, Catlye Price, Hayley Roberts, Savannah Weikle, Kayelin Perry, Alisha Hedrick, Sallee Richmond, Carli Sheppard, Chris Scronce, Nikki Blankenship, Zach Ellis, AarabellaCrookshanks, Alyssa Snyder, Walter Weikle, Madison Hedrick, Alexia Tipton, Carissa Cochran, Granger Holliday, Josi Ervin, Dayne Perry, Julia Herndon, Ashley Stidom, Natalee Cross and Jera Holliday.
By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2015

Greenbrier County 4-H’ers hold annual competition

  The Greenbrier County 4-H Visual Presentation, Public Speaking Creed and Pledge Contest was held on Mar. 8 at Frankford Elementary School. Twenty-seven 4-H members participated in the contest from age nine More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2015

GES Fundraising Auction Preview

Greenbrier Episcopal School (GES), will host a preview of their fundraising auction during the April, First Friday after Five at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center in Lewisburg. “We are very excited to unveil More...

Lewisburg Elementary School has concluded their Math March Madness poster contest. Students in grades K-5 created posters depicting a math concept that they must learn for their grade level. The posters were displayed throughout the hallways and judged by school staff. Grade level winners are: Kindergarten - Emily Plybon, 1st grade - Noah Edwards, 2nd grade - Rebekah Painter, 3rd grade - Trinity Hughart, 4th grade - Alex Kagan and 5th grade - Anthony Wylie. The student body then voted for 2nd grade poster, Rebekah Painter (pictured) as the Grand Prize poster winner.
By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2015

March Madness poster winners

Lewisburg Elementary School has concluded their Math March Madness poster contest. Students in grades K-5 created posters depicting a math concept that they must learn for their grade level. The posters were displayed More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2015

Greenbrier County’s Young Writers Contest winners announced

Since its beginning in 1984, the Young Writer’s Contest has been held under the auspice of the West Virginia Writing Project. It is managed by CWVWP at MUGC with the help of the State Department of Education. More...

Representing Greenbrier County - Front Row: Chance Withrow (left), Colin Wiley, Emma Muser and Marley Kesterson; Middle Row: Laken Stidom (left), Gracie Cornelius, Courtney Martin, Miranda Bradley, Aja Saldana and Susanna Pomeroy, teacher; Back Row: Isaiah Workman (left), Mitchell Winnings, teacher; Isaiah Stanley, Paul Laird, teacher; Spencer Beery and Senator William Laird IV.
By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Local students learn citizenship in Charleston

Representing Greenbrier County – Front Row: Chance Withrow (left), Colin Wiley, Emma Muser and Marley Kesterson; Middle Row: Laken Stidom (left), Gracie Cornelius, Courtney Martin, Miranda Bradley, Aja Saldana More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Input on 2015-16 School Calendar invited

Over 2000 parents, students, staff and community members responded to Greenbrier County Schools online calendar survey last year. As school calendar planning for 2015-16 gets underway, the school district is again More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Town Hall meetings set for soon-to-be-High School Seniors

A series of town hall meetings are coming to your area in order to reach out to parents of juniors in their own neighborhood. The program is sponsored by Greenbrier East High School and Communities in Schools of More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Ronceverte Elementary students win Greenbrier Co. Young Writers Contest

Bryce Holley, 8, son of Ted Holley and Melanie and Nathaniel Tucker of Ronceverte, was announced to be Greenbrier County’s Young Writer’s Contest winner in grades one-two. Abby Fowler, daughter of John and Sherry More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Spring Break reduced to make up to make up snow days

By David Esteppe With a state mandated 180 day school year for public school students, Greenbrier County Schools (GCS) have missed 15 days so far. School superintendant Sallie Dalton announced the currently scheduled More...