Community Celebrates Literacy

The Inter-Mountain photo by Tom Barr The City of Elkins and local community members celebrate literacy in Randolph County with a proclamation declaring Sept. 8 as Literacy Day, and marking September as literacy awareness month. The Literacy Volunteers of Randolph County group offers free one-on-one confidential tutoring to adult learners. Pictured from left are Donna Lemasters, Richard Bennett, LVRC student of the year Josh Howell, President Cary Hopwood, Judy Seaman, Mayor Van Broughton, Linda Daniels, AmeriCorps vista for LVRC Akiko Endo, Barbara McCreary, Stephanie Murphy, student Susan Putzulu and LVRC tutor of the year Shawn-Ann Schafler.