Monroe Family Resource Network hands out over 300 backpacks for back to school

By Jeffrey Kanode, for RealWV Canopied booths sheltering tables filled with brochures of information, and a fun bounce houses echoing the laughter of children dotted the entrance of James Monroe High School recently for the Back to School Agency Fair.  All families with children in Monroe County Schools were invited to attend the event which […]

Alderson Archers ready for state tournament next weekend 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Last year, a group of Alderson Elementary staff including Jason Ward, Andrea Edge, Alicia Utterback, Matthew Tabor, and Greg Eary began an archery team at Alderson Elementary. “We started with a bare bones program,” remembers Ward. “We only had three targets, a couple of bows, and a couple of arrows.”  Now […]