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Young Writers Contest Winners Announced

The 2018 Marshall County Young Writers Contest winners list has been released. Congratulations to all of the students who placed in the competition.  Grades 1-2    First Place  Second Place  Third Place  Honorable Mention    Finnegan Gilbert  Camdyn Gregware  Emily Gatts   Jaxson Reese    Hilltop Elementary  Hilltop Elementary  Hilltop Elementary  Hilltop Elementary    Grades 3-4…

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WLES Receives Chevron Grant

Chevron STEM Education Investment Team Lead & Public Affairs Representative Lee Ann Wainwright stopped by Washington Lands Elementary Thursday to present the school a check for $9,660. The grant money will be used to purchase a set of LittleBits, which are programmable snap together robotics kits similar to Legos. In addition, a full set of…

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Marshall County Special Olympics Event a Slam Dunk

More than 140 Marshall County Special Olympians participated at the county’s 3rd annual basketball competition on Wednesday in John Marshall High School’s gymnasium. Students from all Marshall County elementary, middle and high schools hit the hardwood along with a few graduates to compete in dribbling, shooting and passing events. More than 80 peer tutors from…

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Mathletes Compute at Marshall County Event

Students in 4th through 8th grades put their “mathletic” skills to the test during the annual Marshall County Math Day competition at Sherrard Middle School on Saturday. Approximately 130 students competed in categories ranging from mental math, mental estimation, measurement estimation and short answer. Participants also took a written test. Students who placed 1st through…

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Marshall County Strings Winter Concert Planned

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its elementary and middle school winter concert on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 6:30 pm in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The Marshall County Strings Program winter concert will feature combined performances of students from Cameron, Center McMechen, Central, Glen Dale, Hilltop, Sand Hill…

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2017 American Education Week Proclamation Signed in Marshall County

On Wednesday members of the Marshall County Commission as well as the mayors of the cities of Marshall County, members of the Legislature along with the Sheriff and local business leaders gathered to sign the proclamation declaring November 13-17, 2017 as American Education Week in Marshall County. The theme this year is Great Public Schools: A…

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Pumpkin Drop Held at WLES

Students in the third, fourth and fifth grades at Washington Lands Elementary competed in the school’s 4th annual Pumpkin Drop yesterday afternoon. The idea behind this yearly event is for students to gain knowledge and acquire skills in both math and science while trying to figure out a way to protect their pumpkin’s landing from…

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WTRF is Encouraging Students to “Be a Buddy not a Bully”

WTRF 7News is once again teaming up with Bordas and Bordas to teach students to “Be a buddy, not a Bully.” Tuesday morning our Buddy at WTRF, Tessa DiTirro, visited with students at Washington Lands Elementary School to teach them the importance of being nice to all of their classmates, and the proper way to…

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Special Olympics Swim Meet Held

Marshall County hosted its 30th annual Special Olympics Swim Meet on Thursday. This event was for students and adults.  The swim meet consisted of 75 peer tutors and 110 participants. The peer tutors were from John Marshall High School and Cameron High School. Teachers and peer students helped with the swim meet for the students.…

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