COLD SCHOOL Heating Issue At Pratt Elementary Causes Cold Morning For Kids
Reported by: Jeff Morris
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Nov. 5, 2012 4:19 PM EST
Eyewitness News Photo
, Kanawha County
, West Virginia
It was a cold morning for kids at Pratt Elementary in Kanawha County.
The heat at the school stop working, and a technician was called out. After a few cold hours, the problem with the boiler was filled.
The problems experienced at Pratt are the type of issues that other Kanawha County schools have faced. Last spring, voters approved a $20 million levy. Terri Hollingsworth, the head of Kanawha County Schools maintenance department, said the money will be used to fix and repair all old heating and cooling equipment at county schools.
Students ordered to clean up W.Va. school May 21, 2013 3:23 AM EDT Wayne County High's principal says students accused of vandalizing the school with deer carcasses will be allowed to graduate if they clean up the mess.
Protesters expected at FirstEnergy's W.Va. meeting May 21, 2013 3:08 AM EDT Protesters are gathering in Morgantown to challenge Ohio-based FirstEnergy over labor issues, executive compensation and the proposed sale of a coal-fired power plant in north-central West Virginia.