2019 JM Varsity Football Game Day Operations

The JM football field turf is ready for this Friday's game. The 50 yard line JM logo is painted brown and gold.

The 2019 John Marshall High School varsity football home opener is this Friday, September 6, 2019 with kickoff set for 7:00 pm. Because portions of the new Monarch Stadium are still under construction, there are a few temporary changes for game day procedures at the Moundsville venue for the upcoming season. The first modification is…

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Marching Monarchs Selected WTRF – C.A. House Band of the Week

The Marching Monarchs rehearse, for their halftime show, in the school's student parking lot.

Every Wednesday on 7News at 5, WTRF showcases a different high school band from the Ohio Valley during the C.A. House High School Band of the Week feature.  To kick off the 2019 high school football season, WTRF chose to highlight the John Marshall High School Marching Monarchs, under the direction of Tracey Filben.   Click on the link below for…

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JM Band Plays on WTRF Sports Broadcast

The JM Marching Monarch perform at Quaker Steak & Lube under the direction of Field Commander Brayden Snider.

The John Marshall Marching Monarchs performed on television Tuesday evening during the 6th annual WTRF 7 Sports Zone High School Kickoff Show. The band was invited to play on the program as a sound track before and after commercial breaks. The band’s performance also kept patrons at Quaker Steak & Lube entertained while the viewers…

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Walmart Funds Every WV Teacher’s Classroom Request on

Pencils with the logo in the center.

More than 340 teachers across West Virginia received a back-to-school surprise as Walmart announced it had funded all of their classroom requests on the education crowdfunding platform The donation totaled over $260,000 and supported requests for items including books, classroom supplies such as notebooks and organizational tools, technology, robotics kits, art supplies and more. The donation from Walmart…

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New School Year Begins in Marshall County

Chalkboard drawing of Marshall County Schools logo

Students in grades 1st through 12th returned to school in Marshall County today for the start of the 2019 – 2020 academic year. Half of the county’s kindergarten students and their parents spent today participating in orientation classes. The remaining kindergarten students, along with their parents, will attend orientation tomorrow. The first full day of…

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Marshall County Schools Continues No Cost Meal Program

The Marshall County Board of Education will continue the availability of a daily, no cost breakfast and lunch at school for all students during the 2019- 2020 academic year regardless of income.  Under the Community Eligibility Option Provision, applications will not need to be completed to be eligible for the free meals. The price for…

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New JM Scoreboards Purchased with Grant

The John Marshall High School Athletic Department was recently awarded a grant from the Evan G. Roberts Charitable Trust, administered by BB&T Trustees. The little more than $16,000 donation will be used to purchase two new scoreboards for the John Marshall Field House. The new LED multi-sport scoreboards will display time and score information as…

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JM NHS Helps Local Animal Shelter

The John Marshall High School National Honor Society, along with performing community service for more than 30 different events this year, decided to spend the year helping the Marshall County Animal Shelter.  During the first semester, the group created and sold the 2019 John Marshall High School Pet Calendar, with all proceeds going to the…

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JMHS Students Honored for Workforce Readiness

More than 400 Career Technical Education (CTE) students from across the state received the third annual Governor’s Workforce Credential (GWC), the highest honor within West Virginia’s CTE programs. Three John Marshall High School seniors were among the 404 students who earned this prestigious honor. Ryan Campbell from the Management and Administrative Support program, Abigail Vargo…

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Marshall County Students Eligible for Lace Up For Kids

All Marshall County students, in grades K-12, are eligible to receive a new pair of shoes for the upcoming school year. The “Lace Up For Kids” program is sponsored by the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley, WTOV-TV and Wendy’s. Call 304-232-4625 for more information. Applications will be accepted until Sunday, June 30, 2019.…

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