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Homecoming celebrated at Preston High School

Posted: Oct 14 2017 - 12:26 AM

KINGWOOD — Students at Preston High said they were excited about this year’s Homecoming on Oct. 13. The court was made up of 46 students, according to Tina Silcott, varsity cheerleading coach.Students voted for members of the court. Accordi...

$2M bonds pay for upgrades to schools

Posted: Oct 13 2017 - 6:12 PM

MORGANTOWN — Monongalia County Schools closed on $2 million in Qualified Zone Academy Bonds (QZAB) on Oct. 11.“The idea here is a mechanism put in place through the School Building Authority for school systems to obtain funding with no inte...

BOE discusses Local School Improvement Council reports

Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 11:52 PM

MORGANTOWN — The Monongalia County Board of Education met Oct. 12 to discuss Local School Improvement Council (LSIC) reports. The special meeting was held at the West Virginia National Guard Readiness Center, and area schools s...

UHS students, MFD partner for fire education

Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:21 AM

MORGANTOWN — The Morgantown Fire Department (MFD) teamed up with University High School students Oct. 11 to teach elementary kids from around the county about fire prevention and safety.This week has been designated fire prevention week by...

Groups host STEM, robotics activities

Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 9:31 PM

MORGANTOWN — Students had the chance to learn about science and robotics during a couple of events on Oct. 11. At Westwood Middle School, the VEX Robotics group hosted its 2nd annual Girl Powered Expo. The event featured the Morgantown Roll...

MHS student designs new Mon County flag

Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 10:59 AM

MORGANTOWN — An MHS student was selected as the winner of a contest to design a flag for Monongalia County.The Monongalia County Commission announced Andrew Riley as the winner at its Oct. 11 meeting. Riley’s design was selected from 85 ent...