All Taylor County Schools will be releasing 3-hours early on Monday, August 21, 2017, due to the impending Solar Eclipse. This release was not originally scheduled on the school calendar. Please make the appropriate arrangements for your children.

  • School bus safety tips from Sheriff Austin

    TAYLOR COUNTY—Taylor County Sheriff Terry Austin would like to remind drivers to use caution in and near school zones, and whenever students are loading and unloading from buses. “The big thing people need to start with is scheduling themselves a littl

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Grafton Bearcub Mighty Mites prepare to hit the field

GRAFTON—With the new school year starting, many sports teams have been gearing up for their seasons. The Grafton Bearcub teams are no different. The Midget, Pee Wee and Mighty Mite teams have been hard at work, perfecting their plays and conditioning for their upcoming seasons.

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Lady Bearcats begin preseason with win over South Harrison Hawks

LOST CREEK—The Grafton High School girls soccer team opened up their 2017 preseason action with a win over South Harrison in Lost Creek last Friday night. The Cats struggled early to find any chemistry and connect on passes but eventually found it on thei

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Bearcat soccer hosted scrimmage

GRAFTON—The Grafton High School boys soccer team hosted their first scrimmage of the 2017 season, last Thursday night, at McKinney Field. The Cats took on the Knights from Preston High School. The young Bearcats fell behind early but were able to find

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Passes now be offered by GHS for 2017-2018 sports

GRAFTON—Grafton High School is offering sports passes for the 2017-2018 school year, with two options for purchase. For those wishing to watch the Bearcat Football team take on their opponents, passes can be purchased for their season only, which will

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GHS golf wins season opener

CLARKSBURG—The Grafton High School golf team opened up its season on Tuesday night, at Bel Meadows Golf Course, in the Liberty Invitational. It was a very successful day for the Cats, as they captured their first win of the season. The team results wer

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  • Obituaries

    Ronald Howard Poling

    Ronald Howard Poling, 80, of the Lucretia Community, passed away at Grafton City Hospital, Saturday, January 14, 2017, with his loving family by his side. He was born in Grafton, May 2, 1936, a son of the late Howard Frederick and Mabel Norris Poling.

  • Obituaries

    James Harry Weekley

    James Harry Weekley, 90, of Grafton, passed away on Saturday, January 14, 2017, at Grafton City Hospital. He was born in Grafton, October 22, 1926, son of the late Harry and Blanche Griffith Weekley. He is survived by his wife Helen Weekley, they were m

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