News Article Index

Title Date Story
Third Grade Inventors at High Point Elementary 03-31-2017

A boy showing his project.High Point third grade students became inventors by creating a compound machine to help make work easier. They needed to find a problem or a situation that needed to be improved.

Outstanding Holston Baseball Player Signs with Milligan College 03-29-2017

A group of people gathered at a table.Dakota T., whose talents have helped make the Holston High School baseball program a success for the last four years, will wear the colors of the Milligan College Buffaloes next year.  According to his coach, John Thacker, Dakota has played all the positions on the baseball diamond during his time at HHS.

Damascus Middle School SCA Gets Students Involved 03-28-2017

Two students stand by a wall of hearts.The Damascus Middle School Student Cooperative Association (SCA) has been working to get DMS students involved!  On Friday, February 17, the SCA led the student body in the 24/7 Campaign.  This is a movement to “make schools in Virginia tobacco-free twenty-four hours a day seven days a week,” according to the website.

WMS Students Make a Fashion Statement for a Cure 03-27-2017

A female student is wearing a large hat.Wallace Middle School Students wore their crazy hats to school on February 17 to raise money to help end cancer. Students were asked to contribute at least $1 to be able to wear their hat of choice.

Third Grade Wildcats Read Across America with Dads 03-27-2017

A man reading in front of a group of students.I might eat cake. I might eat green beans. I might blow out candles, or tie up some strings. I might open ten gifts or other crazy things. It isn’t my birthday, no it is not, but Dr. Seuss we can celebrate a lot.

Meteorologist, David Boyd, Visits Greendale Elementary 03-27-2017

A group of students with 2 adults.David Boyd came to visit Mrs. Griffin's classroom to read them a story about the weather. Mrs. Griffin's room watches Mr. Boyd's weather forecast as part of their morning group every day. The students really enjoyed getting to meeting Mr. Boyd in person!

GSMS Students Skype Across the Atlantic 03-24-2017

A woman standing in front of students.Sixth grade students at Glade Spring Middle School had the rare opportunity to Skype with author Dan Smith from Newcastle, England.

Meadowview Elementary Fifth Graders visits BMS 03-24-2017

A group of students standing at Bristol Motor Speedway.Students at Meadowview Elementary School recently toured the Bristol Motor Speedway.

High Point Elementary Preschool Students Ready to Read! 03-23-2017

Students reading on a rug.The preschool students in Mrs. Doane's class have been working hard to master all alphabet letters and sounds.  Now, students are looking towards kindergarten by jumping into books.

Washington County Child Nutrition Staff 03-23-2017

Four Child Nutrition Staff Members stand holding awards won at Conference.

Eleven Members of the Child Nutrition Department attended the 68th Annual School Nutrition Association of Virginia (SNA-VA) State Conference held in Hampton Virginia March 17th – 19th and returned home with several awards given from the State Association.