News Article Index

Title Date Story
Rhea Valley Elementary School | Highlands Union Bank Community Service at Rhea Valley 09-24-2018

A group of people posing at a playground.On Saturday, September 8, a group of around 15 volunteers came from Highlands Union Bank to complete a community service project at Rhea Valley.

Greendale Elementary School | Lowe's Presents Buddy Bench to Greendale Elementary 09-21-2018

students and adults sitting and standing around a bench.On Tuesday, September 11, Lowe's of Abingdon presented Greendale Elementary with a Buddy Bench which had been built by Lowe's employees.  The bench has been placed on the playground to encourage friendships and empathy among classmates.

Meadowview Elementary School | Vocabulary Initiative 09-21-2018

Three students sitting at desk working. Meadowview Elementary School is focusing on a school-wide initiative to increase students’ vocabulary.  Each morning, the MES news crew introduces the day’s vocabulary word and gives the school the definition and how it is used in a sentence.

Patrick Henry High School | PHHS students take environmental policy to the "streets" 09-21-2018

Students drawing on a sidewalk with chalk.On Thursday, September 13th, Ms. Amanda Chitwood’s Ecology class wrapped up an in depth study of the history of environmental policy and legislation with the development of an outdoor timeline.

High Point Elementary School | Game Time With Decimals at High Point 09-18-2018

Two students playing decimal games.Fifth grade students at High Point Elementary are learning a lot about decimal computation. Students played a game to practice multiplying decimals.

Watauga Elementary School | Fourth Grade Students Design T-Shirts 09-18-2018

Student displays his t-shirt design.The students from Watauga Elementary in Mrs. Covington’s 4th grade classes designed t-shirts to showcase the five geographic regions of Virginia.

Rhea Valley Elementary School | National Read a Book Day 09-13-2018

A man reads to a group of studentsOn September 6th, Mr. Tom Musick read to the third grade classes at Rhea Valley Elementary. September 6th was National Read a Book Day and included Ag in the Classroom.

Patrick Henry High School | Future UAS Pilots in SWVA 09-13-2018

A male student holding a remote control while standing.Dr. Kevin Hamed ,Tamara Lasley, and Eric Hoffman teamed up to teach Governor's School this past summer. The focus of the two week course was to inform and prepare students for the FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Certificate.

Valley Institute Elementary School | Get Your "Game On" in Art 09-13-2018

Two students are playing checkers.Art students began the new school year with projects inspired by board games and video games.

Glade Spring Middle School | FFA Student Leaders 09-10-2018

Four boys and seven girls smiling.On September 6, eleven FFA members from the Glade Spring Middle School FFA Chapter attended the Appalachian Area Leadership Conference at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center.