Good morning, Rivesville

Hope everyone is well.

News from the school

Principal Tyson Furgason would like to share a few things that will be happening at Rivesville Elementary /Middle School in the near future:

Aug. 12-14: New student registration day, hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Aug. 19: Open House- two sessions will be held, one starts at 5 p.m. and the other at 6 p.m. Incoming sixth graders will report to the 6 p.m. session

Aug. 21: First day of school for grades 1-8

Aug. 3: First day of Kindergarten

I can hardly believe school is starting in less than a month.

The second day of the Rivesville Homecoming Reunion is being held today. Just a reminder that you don’t have to be a graduate of Rivesville High, for everyone is welcome. Call Gary Morris at (304) 365-4053 for more information.

Come out and enjoy a time with old and new friends. This event is being held at the old high school starting at 11 a.m.

A pasta dinner to benefit Joe Meluzio will be held at the Grant Town Community Building today from 3-6 p.m. The cost of the meal is by donation, and you can either eat in or carryout. The meal will consist of pasta and meatballs, salad, rolls, and dessert.

Joe was raised in Grant Town, played sports, and graduated from Fairview High School. He is now battling health issues and could use your help. Joe was an active member in the community and coached youth sports. For more information, call (304) 203-8229 or (304) 290-9268.

Important dates:

Aug. 3: Rivesville United Methodist Church hot dog sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Aug. 3: Rabies Clinic from 9 a.m. to Noon at the McCurdysville Community Building. For any questions call 304-278-5469 or 304-278-5905.

Aug. 10: McCurdysville Homecoming picnic from 1 p.m. to TBA. Meat and soft drinks will be provided.

Birthday wishes go out to:

7/28: Dee Dee Duncan

7/30: Larry Wable

7/31: Sonja Wilson

I hope each of you has/had a great day!

Anniversary wishes go out to Mark and Stephanie Dorsey, and Tim and Yvonne Hershman. Wishing both couples many more years of love, health and happiness.

Condolences go out to the friends and family of Jimmy Miller. Many thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

If you have news to share, give me a call at (304) 777-0540 or email me at roxannsmith@ Please get me all news by Wednesdays. Until next time, drive safe, we love our kids.

Let’s gooo Bucs!