By Kyle Lovern
December 1, 2013
Mingo County First Place Social Studies Fair Winners
Mingo County Schools recently held their Social Studies Fair. First place winners are as follows:
Madison Ratliff, Williamson K-8 – People of the Trail of Tears
Hayden Walls and Kobi May, Gilbert Elementary School – Gone Fishin’: Why We Love It
Kobe Smith, Dingess Elementary School – WV-Worth its Weight in Gold
Ragan Marcum and Braxton Hatfield, Matewan K-8 – Fire Fighting: Do We Have the Money to Burn?
Hunter Nicholas, Gilbert Elementary School – What are the Mysteerious Lights that Light the Alaskan Sky?
Abigail Warden, Burch Elementary School – US Constitution
Amber Hatfield and Hayley Harrison, Gilbert Middle School – Rosa Parks
Patty Spence, Lenore K-8 – Phobias
Kalli Harris and Kara Marsingill, Gilbert Middle School – Fashion
James Cline, Gilbert Elementary School – What is the History of Mack Truck?
Daniel Gibson and Joseph McComis, Gilbert Middle School – Dale Earnhardt
State and Local:
Hunter Romans, Dingess Elementary School – Dingess Tunnel
Brooklyn Farley and Rinna Crank, Kermit K-8 – Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Gideon Noe, Gilbert Elementary School – The History of Basketball
Mallory Reed and Cami Thompson, Lenore K-8 – USA Gymnastics
Gabe Smith, Regional Christian School – Jesus-Myth or Savior
Rebekah White, Williamson K-8 – The Lost City of Pompeii
Addam Gibson, Gilbert Middle School – Meteorology and Weather
Chelsea Sammons, Carrie McGuire, Kendra Rollyson, Destiny Deer, and Dailey Mounts, Gilbert Middle School – Dangers of Fast Cash
Cameron Deskins, Lenore K-8 – We the People
Cassidy Cline, Krystian Harrison, Chelsey Holbrook, Madison Taylor, and Nathaniel Ellis, Gilbert Middle School – What Was the Children’s March of Civil Rights?
Seth Jude, Matewan K-8 – Video Games
Lacie White, Nolan Christian Academy – American Girl
Taylor Cline and Sierra Dotson, Gilbert Middle School – What are the Effects of Bullying?
State and Local:
Cameron Harrison, Gilbert Middle School – My Family Tree
Jacob Curry and Todd Blevins, Lenore K-8 – Mothman
Donovann Endicott, Dakota Jessie, and Jason Harris, Gilbert Middle School – What is 9/11?
Zachary Fowler, Regional Christian School – History of Dirt Track Racing