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 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 …

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 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 …

Petersburg High School’s Lauren Harman Named AARP WV/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 09/12/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

About AARP Grant County three-sport athlete earns statewide honor   Lauren Harman of Petersburg High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of September 14. A junior, Lauren is a 4.05 g.p.a. AP Honors student and serves as her class secretary. She is the daughter of Brent and Becky Harman of Lahmansville. Lauren is a three-year starter with the Petersburg varsity soccer team, earning Maryland-West Virginia “All Bi-State” honors as a freshman …

Riverside High School’s Jared Phalen Named AARP WV/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 09/5/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

About AARP Kanawha County two-sport athlete, strong academic performer earns statewide honor   CHARLESTON – Jared Phalen of Riverside High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of September 7. A senior, Jared is a 4.82 g.p.a. AP Honors student and a member of Mu Alpha Theta National Math Honor Society. His school activities include Prom Committee, Ski Club and Baseball Diamond Club. He is the son of John and Missy Phalen …

WV PSC Sets October Public Hearings On Proposed First Energy 17 Percent Rate Hike

Posted on 09/4/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

About AARP AARP West Virginia is encouraging West Virginians served by Mon Power and Potomac Edison, First Energy Corp.’s operating electric utility providers in the Mountain State, to attend a series of upcoming public hearings, as the Public Service Commission of West Virginia (WV PSC) considers approval of a proposed 17 percent rate hike that will impact approximately 525,000 customers in 40 West Virginia counties. In April, Mon Power and Potomac Edison filed a request with the WV PSC for a $144 …

Lincoln’s Jarrod Kellar named AARP WV Scholar Athlete of the Week

Posted on 08/29/2014 by | AARP West Virginia | Comments

About AARP Cougars’ two-sports standout is first AARP/MetroNews statewide honoree of 2014   Jarrod Kellar of Lincoln High School has been selected as the AARP West Virginia/MetroNews Scholar Athlete of the Week for the week of August 31. A senior, Jarrod is a 4.17 g.p.a. AP Honors student and ranked among the Top Ten in his class. He is a National Honor Society member and serves as Key Club president. He is the son of Mike and Missy Kellar of Shinnston. A three-year starting …