February is the month for B-E-E-S, spelling bees that is! All of our schools held the annual event this past week.
East Portsmouth Elementary top spellers are: T. Fletcher and M. Conley, Runner-up.
Portsmouth Junior High Spelling Bee winner is S. Givens and the Alternate (Runner-up) is J. Morris.
The Scioto County Spelling Bee will be held at 7:00 PM on Saturday, March 15st at the Friends Center. Good luck to all!
Three PHS Seniors have been selected to receive the 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Award. Recipients include: T. Poage, D. Campbell and N. Reeves. Each student was required to write and essay that conveyed how the teachings of King have affected their lives and will impact their future career. Each will receive a $2,000 stipend and are required to complete 15 hours of community service at the 14th St. Community Center. Congratulations!