ELKINS – West Virginia’s two U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin capped off the 77th session of American Legion Auxiliary Rhododendron Girls State by sending the citizens back to their hometowns with encouragement to share their leadership skills. The rising high school seniors from throughout the Mountain State spent the last week at Davis & Elkins College learning about citizenship, patriotism and leadership.
ELKINS – Continuing education beyond high school will open the door to success, West Virginia State Treasurer John Perdue told the citizens of American Legion Auxiliary Rhododendron Girls State convening this week at Davis & Elkins College. Perdue was the guest speaker for Tuesday’s luncheon.
ELKINS – Speaking to the citizens of American Legion Auxiliary Rhododendron Girls State at Davis & Elkins College, West Virginia Secretary of State Deputy Chief of Staff Mike Queen emphasized the importance of voting and encouraged the young leaders to consider public service.