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MOLU Stops at Sherrard Middle School

Sherrard Middle School students saw science and technology come alive Thursday thanks to the Oilfield Energy Center’s Mobile Oilfield Learning Unit (MOLU). The MOLU is a traveling exhibit that features 24 hands-on activities about energy and the technologies and sciences involved with the oil and gas industry. Several of the MOLU displays also showed the…

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Strings Spring Concert “Out of This World”

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its annual spring concert on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The out-of-this-world performance will showcase music about space. Elementary concert selections will include Here Comes the Sun, Fly Me to the Moon, and Twinkle, Twinkle, Little…

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Chevron Hosts Students for Annual Stocking the Streams Educational Event

Friday, Chevron partnered with Cabela’s and the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR) to host students from Marshall and Ohio County Schools at Bear Rock Lake to promote environmental stewardship and conservation at the fifth annual ‘Stocking the Streams Day.’ More than 20 volunteers from Chevron spent part of the day with about 100…

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Marshall County Special Olympics Track & Field Event Held

Mother Nature’s rain didn’t wash the smiles off the faces of the more than 130 student and adult athletes at the 31st annual Marshall County Special Olympics Track & Field event at John Marshall High School. Because showers were in the forecast, the games were moved inside.  JM Agriculture students figured out the layout for…

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Marshall County Students Qualify for WV GeoBee

Three Marshall County students have been notified by the National Geographic Society to let them know they are semifinalists in the 2019 West Virginia National Geographic GeoBee.  Fifth grader Riley Polsinelli from Washington Lands Elementary School, seventh grader Bailey Sebroski from Moundsville Middle School and seventh grader Grace Gatts from Sherrard Middle School have been…

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Annual Student Art Show Underway at Local Museum

Marshall County students once again have the opportunity to showcase their artistic talent at the 37th annual Marshall County Student Art Show, currently on display at the Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex in Moundsville. The exhibit features a variety of artwork such as paintings, drawings, photography and sculptures. Students participating in the annual event attend…

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Marshall County Social Studies Fair Held

The 8th annual Marshall County Schools Social Studies Fair took place on Monday at Cameron High School.  Students in third through eighth grade from Cameron Elementary, Center McMechen Elementary, Glen Dale Elementary, Hilltop Elementary, Sand Hill Elementary, Sherrard Middle School and Cameron High School competed in two divisions, each featuring nine different categories.  There were…

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2019 Marshall County Science Fair Winners Announced

Student “scientists” gathered at Moundsville Middle School Thursday to compete in the Marshall County Science Fair. More than 90 projects were presented by 100 participants. The annual competition featured projects from students in sixth through eighth grades at Cameron High School, Moundsville Middle School and Sherrard Middle School. Students who placed at their school’s Science…

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Marshall County Students Qualify for National Geographic State Bee

Three Marshall County students have been notified by the National Geographic Society to let them know they are semifinalists in the 2018 West Virginia National Geographic Bee. Fifth grader Landon Morgan from Washington Lands Elementary School, sixth grader Grace Gatts from Sherrard Middle School and seventh grader Aubrey Wyckoff from Moundsville Middle School have been…

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Local Whitetails Unlimited Chapter Helps Local Archery Programs

Whitetails Unlimited President Kevin Quinn presented both the Marshall County Archery Team (serving JMHS, MMS and SMS) and the Cameron High Archery Team with checks for $1,000 at the county’s archery tournament recently. Coach Howard of the Marshall County Archery Team is grateful for the donations as they directly help the students.  “Donations like these…

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