Tucker County High School’s Kelsey Kyle named AARP WV/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 10/24/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

About AARP | Press | West Virginia Mountain Lions’ student athlete earns statewide honor    Kelsey Kyle of Tucker County High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of October 26. A senior, Kelsey is a 4.25 g.p.a. student. She is a member of the National Honor Society and ranked at the top of her class. Her school activities include Spirit Club, Varsity Club, Foreign Language Club, Choir, Health Sciences and Technology Academy (HSTA) and Fellowship of …

Clarksburg Notre Dame High School’s Santino Cava named AARP WV/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 10/17/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

Events | Press | West Virginia Harrison County student athlete earns statewide honor   Santino Cava of Clarksburg (WV) Notre Dame High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of October 19. A senior, Santino is a 4.5 g.p.a. student. He is a member of the National Honor Society and National Society of High School Scholars. He has served as a class officer for four years, and is an active member of Key Club. He is …

Greenbrier West High School’s Jordan Tincher named AARP WV/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 10/10/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

Press | West Virginia Cavaliers’ three-sport student athlete earns statewide honor   Jordan Tincher of Greenbrier West High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of October 12. A senior, Jordan is a 4.0 g.p.a. honors student and ranked at the top of his class. He is a member of the National Honor Society and the Greenbrier County Leadership Team, and has participated in the U.S. Attorney’s Office Ambassadors for Justice program. He is …

Point Pleasant’s Aden Yates Named AARP WV/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 10/3/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

About AARP | Press | West Virginia Mason County two-sport athlete earns statewide honor   Aden Yates of Point Pleasant (WV) High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of October 5. A senior, Aden is a 4.3 g.p.a. honors student. He is a member of the National Honor Society and a Promise Scholarship qualifier, and has served as a class officer. His school activities include Prom Committee, Math Field Day, and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He …

Take a Bite Out of Fraud

Posted on 10/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Money & Work | West Virginia AARP invites West Virginians to help quash fraud in the Mountain State by joining its Fraud Watch Network. The network provides information that can help people safeguard themselves from identity theft and keep scammers’ mitts off their nest eggs. Anyone of any age can sign up for watchdog alerts to find out which scams are rampant, when risks are high and where to attend free information sessions. A 2010 AARP survey found that West Virginians aren’t doing enough to fight …

Wheeling Central Catholic’s Matthew Gruber Named AARP WV/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 09/26/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

Press | West Virginia Maroon Knights’ two-sport athlete earns statewide honor    Matthew Gruber of Wheeling Central Catholic High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of September 28. A junior, Matthew is a 3.88 g.p.a. honors student. He is a member of the National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society, and is active in the school’s Drug Free Club and peer ministry group. He is the son of Lee and Lisa Gruber …