Budget Request Parade Begins

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   The annual parade of agencies and organizations requesting funding from the Hardy County Commission  has begun. The commission met on Tuesday, Feb. 6. First up, was Ronald Miller, George Leatherman and Karen Stickley with the Potomac Valley Conservation District with a request for assistance with flood control dam

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Commission Meeting Gone to the Dogs

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   Of all the pressing issues that came before the Hardy County Commission on Tuesday, the subject that illicited the most discussion had to do with dogs. County Assessor Jim Wratchford appeared before the commission to request payment for livestock killed by dogs. “Donnie Smith is requesting $805 to

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Wratchford Exonerated

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   A Hardy County grand jury failed to indict Tammy Sue Wratchford, 45 of Moorefield, citing lack of evidence, according to her attorney, J. David Judy. Evidence was presented to the grand jury in Hardy County Circuit Court on Tuesday, Feb. 6. “Sixteen people heard the evidence and found

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School Cumulative Assessments to Change Again

By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner   Hardy County students in grades K - 8 have improved in reading and math since the beginning of the school year, according to the i-Ready benchmark measure. Interim Superintendent Sheena Van Meter and Education Consultant Kathy Hardy presented information to the Hardy County Board of Education regarding

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Hardy County Schools Board of Education Resolution

WHEREAS, teachers and service personnel mold future citizens through guidance and education; and WHEREAS, teachers and service personnel encounter students of widely differing backgrounds; and WHEREAS, our county's future depends upon providing quality education and support to all students; and WHEREAS, Hardy County Schools' staff spend countless hours going above and beyond their

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McGregor Staying As Principal at Moorefield High School – WVDE Audit Positive

Photo by Jean Flanagan Moorefield High School Principal Patrick McGregor with Secretary Connie Turner. ‘Mr. Mac’ took over as principal after Thanksgiving last year.   By Jean A. Flanagan Moorefield Examiner Patrick McGregor started having flashbacks as soon as he walked through the door. “Hey, Mr. Mac.” “How’s it goin’?, Mr. Mac.” “Hi, Mr. Mac.” “Good morning, Mr. Mac.” “There

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Calling All Artists

  Due to its overwhelming popularity, the Grant County Arts Council is once again hosting our Local Artists’ Exhibit. “I am surprised every year at the level of talent right here in the Potomac Highlands,” states Gina Hinkle, Programming Director. The non-juried art show is open to all residents of not only

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