City Firefighters Donate to Pre-K Program

Teachers, students, and firefighters standing in front of a red firetruck

Moundsville City Fire Department Local 543 takes pride in giving back to the community.

On Tuesday morning a monetary donation was delivered, via Engine 4, to the Marshall County Preschool for Children with Special Needs program at McNinch Primary School. Moundsville City firefighters presented a check to Pre-K teachers Stephanie Dorsey and Helen Marsh and their students.

The money will be used to buy fire truck riding toys to help students improve their gross motor skills.

2021 Young Writers Contest Winners Announced

The 2021 Marshall County Young Writers Contest winners list has been released.

Each of the original stories will be printed in the 2021 Marshall County Young Writers Anthology. Marshall County Literacy Council will host a virtual Young Writers Tea this year.  

The stories of students who placed first in the county were submitted to the West Virginia Young Writers Contest. Additionally, all Marshall County first-place entries will be recognized during a virtual celebration on West Virginia Young Writers Day which is Friday, May 7, 2021.

An audio version of the list can be read to you by calling 304-843-4400 ext 315.