Teens invited to register for Battle of the Bands in Greenbrier County

An opportunity is coming up for teen musicians to perform in Lewisburg. The Hub, an established High Rocks afterschool facility, is excited to open registration for teen musicians across the state to perform at...

Monroe County Birth to Kindergarten Kiddie Fair slated March 14 and 15

Monroe County will conduct their annual Birth to Kindergarten Kiddie Fair Wednesday, Mar. 14 and Thursday, Mar. 15, from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. both days at the Family Life Center, the building located...

New River CTC Foundation holds events to help students apply for scholarships

The New River CTC Foundation will host informational sessions on each campus in March and April for New River CTC students interested in receiving a scholarship to help them pay for college. Both current...

43 students to compete in WV Poetry Out Loud State Finals Competition

Forty-three students from across West Virginia will recite poems by Maya Angelou, Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allan Poe, Margaret Atwood, Jimmy Santiago Baca, Tarfia Faizullah, Charleston native Rita Mae Reese and many others during the...

Four GEHS students to compete at HOSA sponsored WV state leadership convention  

Four Greenbrier East sophomores came to the recent meeting of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Greenbrier Valley to present a talk about Schizophrenia. Having passed several testing hurdles already, Shyanne Sanford, Taylor White,...

Logan Scott earns Dean’s List honor at Illinois Central College  

Logan Scott, of Alderson, was named to the Dean’s List at Illinois Central College for the fall 2017 semester. The academic honor is presented to students who earn a 3.5 to 3.99 grade point...

Read Aloud WV – Together we can change the literacy climate in West Virginia

(Photo by Suzanne Williams)Motivating students to want to read is one of the goals of Read Aloud West Virginia, a 501(3)c nonprofit which began in earnest in 2007-08. Since then, 200 schools in 30...

Important update for age eligibility requirements for Pre-K and kindergarten age kids

During the 2017 WV legislative session, delegates put forward Senate Bill 186, which changed the eligibility date for 4-year-olds statewide. Legislators felt that this was in the best interest of students and educational facilities....

New River CTC and Bluefield State College sign guaranteed admission agreement

President L. Marshall Washington from New River Community and Technical College and President Marsha V. Krotseng from Bluefield State College signed an agreement this week making it easier for students who earn an associate...

West Liberty University establishes bridge program with WVSOM

West Liberty University (WLU) and the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate a bridge program designed for students seeking to become physicians. The program, which is the...

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