Athens Students Receive Awards for State Fire Safety Poster Contest

Posted by Roger Robertson on 11/4/2019 6:00:00 PM

Athens Students Receive Awards for State Fire Safety Poster Contest PRINCETON, WV, November 4, 2019:

For the fourth time, students from Athens Elementary School received honors for their Fire Safety Posters. In a surprise ceremony today at Athens School, West Virginia Fire Marshall Kenneth E. Tyree informed Samuel Butler, a Kindergarten student and Ethan Price, a fourth grade student, that they were among the twelve (12) finalists in the state. Their posters were chosen from student participants in over fifteen (15) West Virginia counties. Samuel is the son of Nick and Rachel Butler. Ethan is the son of Lee and Wendy Price.

Shelley Weiss, principal of Athens School, told the students how proud everyone was of her students’ work and accomplishments.