Posted: Friday, Mar 7th, 2014
GRAFTON- Taylor County Public Library (TCPL) recently replaced all of their well-used public computers with new computers equipped with large wide screen monitors, CD burners and USB ports so patrons can use their own flash drives to save documents and files.
...Almost all public libraries (99.3%) offer some form of free public Internet access.
...Stop by and try out ...more
Posted: Wednesday, Mar 5th, 2014
GRAFTON, The Taylor County Commission has continued its work, in spite of Mother Nature's inclement weather.
...West Virginia University Extension Agent Jennifer Murray also addressed the commission concerning Energy Express at Flemington Elementary scheduled this summer.
...Commissioner Tony Veltri made the motion, with commissioner Gobel seconding it, to fund this year's program.
Posted: Monday, Mar 3rd, 2014
GRAFTON- "I was dumbfounded when the first week I was here (2010), 15 kids dropped out," shared Grafton High School (GHS) Principal Dr. Joseph Findley. "In 30 years, most of the schools I have worked in, I have seen probably one or two dropouts …this was all foreign to me, because in the first year here, there were 40 drop ...more
Posted: Friday, Feb 28th, 2014
GRAFTON - The GHS Entertainers will host their annual Show Choir Cavalcade this Sunday March 2, beginning at 1:30 p.m. Nine area show choirs plus Grafton High School's Entertainers will perform in the GHS Auditorium.
...Admission is $5 at the door. Please come out and enjoy an afternoon of song and dance.
...If you have any questions, please contact ...more
Posted: Wednesday, Feb 26th, 2014
GRAFTON- Taylor County Middle School Teacher Diana Thompson shared her teaching technique with members of the Taylor County Board of Education recently.
Thompson teaches sixth grade math and is using a style she discovered and researched last year.
Thompson researched mathematical practices in a technique called "stations." She shared that she participated in webinars, worked at home and at the ...more
Posted: Monday, Feb 24th, 2014
GRAFTON- With all of the snowfall and days missed, it has been hard for Grafton Rotary Club to recognize their students of the month at Grafton High School. During Wednesday, February 5, Rotary meeting, they played "catch up" and Rotarian Lorraine Isner announced December and January's students of the month.
December Students of the Month were, Senior Taylor Tennant. ...more