CLUB GIVES DICTIONARIES TO PRESTON COUNTY THIRD GRADE STUDENTS
10.23.18 –The Rotary Club of Kingwood distributed 350 dictionaries to third graders around Preston County on Tuesday, October 23.
The club has conducted the annual distribution for more than 10 years.
Rotary member JoAnn Peterson and a Kingwood Elementary student look at a dictionary together.
PRESTON COUNTY BUCKWHEAT FESTIVAL PARADE
9.28.18 –The Rotary Club of Kingwood prepared a School Day Parade float for the Preston County Buckwheat Festival. The parade ran through downtown on Friday, Sept. 28.
The Friday float featured folks from Food for Preston. Saturday is Farmers Day and the Rotarians road the float and planned a big surprise for festival goers. Hopefully this added to the festive mood and residents noticed that Rotary is not just about Service, but also about FUN!
7.20.2018 – Preston High School graduate Grace Favro receives the John Negley Scholarship for $1,000 from Rotary Club member Mel Snyder. The award was given by the Rotary Club of Kingwood at a picnic held June 19 in Brown’s Park. Favro will study in the nursing program at Fairmont State University.