Janice McGlothin Jeannine O Evans Gerald Grooms Marvin Setty Richard G Waldron Grand Marshals selected for West Union Fourth of July Parade Adams County, Maysville Vet team up to save injured dog Michael S Knauff Victor P Price Success builds from the bottom up Finalists named for 2017 Fair Queen Contest William Glenn DeWine, Reader Call For Tips in Rhoden Murder Investigation MHS principal to take superintendent post Peebles Skate Park now a reality 2017-18 Fur and Feather Ambassadors named Caley Grooms is Cattlemen’s Beef Ambassador Dr. Mueller leaving Health Department’s free clinic Hourglass Quilt Barn returning to Adams County Lung, Thornburg are First Team All-District selections North Adams hosts annual Boys Basketball Camps Walk-off winner Wanda Hill George D Johnson Life can be a juggling act My favorite thing to do on the farm Wolves in Adams County! Ronald L Wedmore Three lessons from Dad Donald D Morgan Wenstrup uninjured in Virginia shooting Portman staff to hold grant funding workshop Raymond E Applegate Keeping the Peebles tradition alive Back on the hardwood, local hoops squads compete in Monday Night League Seven county athletes recognized as All-SHAC Baseball honorees Stepping to the podium Lady Hounds host Youth Volleyball Camp Senior Profile: Bryan Young Junior Deputy Boot Camps kick off in Manchester Hayes pleads “not guilty” to 109 counts Six-year-old girl finds long-lost class ring Jefferson Alumni awards annual scholarships Paul Tate Jr Marcus I Cox Jewell Gill James M Hill Jr Jeffrey S Jones Samuel A Disher Jack Sterling BREAKING NEWS: Parents face charges after son overdoses on opiate License Hikes and Tall Turkey Tales Danger under every rock Reigning Miss Ohio USA will judge 2017 Adams County Fair Queen Pageant Gordley’s hoops career will continue at Mount St. Joseph Russell C Newman Kenneth C Thurman George Uebel Summer Reading Program underway Honor Flight carries local veteran to DC When rescuers become victims Passing the torch, West Union hosts week-long basketball camp for future Dragons SENIOR PROFILE: Sara Knechtly Terry L Powell Willie Shreffler James C Fitzpatrick Senior Profile: Austin Parks Six countians named to All-SHAC Softball squad Lady Indians get summer camp season underway Memorial Day services pay tribute to local veterans WUHS Steel Band will perform at Bogart’s SSCC announces Honors Lists for spring semester Peebles Elementary releases Honor Roll for final nine weeks West Union Elementary announces Honor Roll for fourth nine weeks Back to State! Mom calls daughter “living proof” seat belts save lives Rent-2-Own donation means new soccer scoreboard at WUHS NAHS student selected for Engineering Summer Camp Southern Hills Athletic Conferences honors Spring Sports athletes Senior Profile: Kailyn Boyd Madison Welch receives Riffle Scholarship Junior Achievement Volunteers visit county’s seventh graders Marcella J Abbott James Ratliff Gladys Davitz Harry G Shupert Memories on Memorial Day A soldier’s story, a family’s grief Thank You for your sacrifice Seaman community honors local veterans with special tribute Former PES teacher dies in tragic accident All County Senior Citizens Day celebrated Parks signs with SSCC Soccer Senior Profile: Lexie Bunn Jessie Rodgers Memorial Day services set for county Truly our greatest generation Bertha Lashley Maia Swartz Jessie Rodgers

WUHS hosts County Science Fair

On Thursday, Jan. 14, West Union High School hosted the Adams County Science Fair. Student projects included a wide range of topics including sound proof shoes, teenage stress levels, bioremediation, and energy stored in food.

West Union High School was awarded the traveling Adams County Science Fair trophy, which is awarded annually to the school that has the highest combined scores. The following WUHS students received a superior rating: Shelby Hobbs, Coal McClanahan, Tyler Swearingen, Briana Williams, MacKenzie Smith, Kristin Unger, Madigan Marshall, Shannon Runyan, and Savannah Allen. These students qualified for the District Science Fair later this year.

Other West Union students received an Excellent rating: Janson Kramer, Andrew Weeks, Madison Welch, Christa Williams, Sampson Riddell, Kristin Grooms, Ashley Hackworth, Rebekah McCarty, Rayanna McFarland, Brittany Caldwell, Madison Hall, Leanna Poynter, Tyler Fowler, Shruti Nayak, and Kira Gifford.

Shelby Hobbs received the Church 180 Social Science Award, Briana Williams received the Edge of Appalachia Award, and Madigan Marshall received the Adams County Regional Medical Center Award. The sole West Union Junior High participant, Savannah Allen, received a perfect score.

The WUHS Science Fair Coordinator is Ms. Tess Holloway.

On Thursday, Jan. 14, West Union High School hosted the County Science Fair.
http://www.peoplesdefender.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_ScienceFair1.jpgOn Thursday, Jan. 14, West Union High School hosted the County Science Fair. Photo by Jamie Puckett

West Union High School students were very successful in the recent County Science Fair. Front row, from left, Madigan Marshall, MacKenzie Smith, Coal McClanahan, Ashley Hackworth, Rebekah McCarty, Brittany Caldwell, and Ms. Tess Holloway (Advisor); Second row, from left,Kristin Unger, Tyler Swearingen, Christa Williams, Tyler Fowler, Madison Hall, and Kristen Grooms; Third row, from left, Shannon Runyan, Madison Welch, Shelby Hobbs, Rayanna McFarland, and Briana Williams; Fourth row, from left, Savannah Allen, Kira Gifford, Leanna Poynter, Shruti Nayak, Andrew Weeks, Janson Kramer, and Taya Brown; Back row, from left, Sampson Riddell and Mitchell Toney.
http://www.peoplesdefender.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/web1_ScienceFair2.jpgWest Union High School students were very successful in the recent County Science Fair. Front row, from left, Madigan Marshall, MacKenzie Smith, Coal McClanahan, Ashley Hackworth, Rebekah McCarty, Brittany Caldwell, and Ms. Tess Holloway (Advisor); Second row, from left,Kristin Unger, Tyler Swearingen, Christa Williams, Tyler Fowler, Madison Hall, and Kristen Grooms; Third row, from left, Shannon Runyan, Madison Welch, Shelby Hobbs, Rayanna McFarland, and Briana Williams; Fourth row, from left, Savannah Allen, Kira Gifford, Leanna Poynter, Shruti Nayak, Andrew Weeks, Janson Kramer, and Taya Brown; Back row, from left, Sampson Riddell and Mitchell Toney. Photo by Jamie Puckett
West Union wins Science Fair Trophy

Submitted by Jamie Puckett

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

© The People's Defender - All rights reserved