Posted: Monday, Dec 9th, 2013
GRAFTON, Grafton High School Principal Dr. Joseph Findley received a check from Taylor County Prosecuting Attorney John Bord on behalf of COBANK for the GHS Freshman Academy and Drop-out Prevention Program.
The GHS Freshman Academy was organized by Dr. Findley and his staff to identify students coming in to GHS that are going to need some special ...more
Posted: Friday, Dec 6th, 2013
Grafton High School Business Education Teacher Stacy Ward and Grafton High School English Teacher Corey Humphrey have both received National Board Certification (NBC).
...The assessment process for NBC is designed to collect standard-based evidence of accomplished practice.
...All across the nation, NBCTs are working together to actively shape educational policies and practices at the local, state and national ...more
Posted: Wednesday, Dec 4th, 2013
GRAFTON - Members of the City of Grafton Convention and Visitor's Bureau (CVB) and Christmas Activities Group met Tuesday morning to modify this week's Christmas festivities.
...Saturday's Grafton Christmas Parade will line up between Grafton High School and the Grafton Exxon starting at 6 p.m. Grafton's Fire Chief Casey Jones will be organizing the parade ...more
Posted: Monday, Dec 2nd, 2013
GRAFTON, In a technology age, how is it possible to get high school students to visit the school library? ...
Upon assuming her duties as librarian, Bartlett quickly noticed that no one was taking advantage of her library. ...
She then had some shelving removed to open up the area, making the entire library visible from the front door. ...more
Posted: Friday, Nov 29th, 2013
GRAFTON - George "Scrappy" Board, owner of G&L Antiques, donates to the Gigantic Toy Giveaway.
...Pictured at left is Mountain Statesman's Bryson Taylor receiving the check from Board.
...Donations are still being accepted for the toy giveaway. Please call 304-265-3333 to make arrangements for your donation to be picked up.
Posted: Wednesday, Nov 27th, 2013
GRAFTON- Taylor County Board of Education (TCBOE) visited West Taylor Elementary School for their regularly scheduled meeting last Tuesday evening.
...He also informed the board that the PTO has been busy raising money. The fall festival held at the school on October 26, raised over $8,000.
..."I think we are well on our way to raising enough, now we ...more