HOSA members learn about mental illness

HOSA members learn about mental illness

EAST BEND — On Oct. 12, six students from Forbush High School HOSA attended District 7 HOSA Fall Leadership. Fall Leadership was held at Ashe Co...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Students honored for hard work

Students honored for hard work

Landon Baity, second from right, and Alyssa Byrd, second from left, are the 2017-2018 Morehead-Cain Scholarship nominees for Starmount High School. Th...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Students help with disaster training

Students help with disaster training

On Sept. 21, 19 students from Forbush High School HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) along with their advisor Adrianna Sloan participated i...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Willowbrook takes a trip to the fair

Willowbrook takes a trip to the fair

On Oct. 3, two clubs — Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) and Junior Civitan — from Forbush High School had the privilege of as...

October 19th, 2017 |  


The Bush blood drive

The Bush blood drive

At the end of September, Forbush High School’s HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America) Club hosted a blood drive for the American Red Cros...

October 19th, 2017 |  


FHS Junior Civitan lends a helping hand

FHS Junior Civitan lends a helping hand

As cold weather approaches, it is time for the Forbush Junior Civitan annual coat drive. Many people in the local community go every year without coat...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Spreading kindness with rocks

Spreading kindness with rocks

Becky McCollum’s first- and second-period 10th-grade classes — with the help of Abby Davis and Sarah Frazier — are learning about ho...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Renovations and staff needed at Elkin High

Renovations and staff needed at Elkin High

The lack of funding for education has been a hot topic in state and local politics since the Great Recession began in 2007. However, with the economy ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Elkin varsity football needs cohesion, effort

Elkin varsity football needs cohesion, effort

The Elkin varsity football team has room for improvement. The question is are they able and willing to improve this season? Although they have not got...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Women’s Sports: Beating the stereotype

Women’s Sports: Beating the stereotype

When you turn on the TV, is it often you see a women’s basketball game? A college softball game? It seems men’s sports dominate any sports...

October 11th, 2017 |