Good morning Tyler County.
Happy Valentines Day!
As to the photo posted on Facebook: Valentines for Veterans colored by A.I.Boreman children that were headed for VA Hospital/Nursing Home in Clarksburg. Thank you to our Children and Youth Chairman Stacy Kidder. And thanks for the photo from Cathy Post, president of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit #48.
In other news, the Wildcats' girls' basketball team defeated Wood County Christian, 35-32, on Monday down the river in Wood County. Hannah Loy popped in 15 points for the Wildcats along with 11 steals and eight rebounds for the double-double, while Paige Leonard delivered 14 points and a clutch 3-pointer down the stretch.
Wildcats' girls' team plays St. John tonight (Tuesday) while the boys' team will play Caldwell in the OVAC Consolation round.
Per wrestling, the Silver Knights recently participated in the first ever Single A Challenge at Ritchie County. All of the Single A schools with wrestling were in attendance except East Hardy, Moorefield, Fayetteville, and Clay Battelle. Cory Chipps wrestled his way to become the 285 pound CHAMP!
More about this story will be appearing in Wednesday's edition.