‘Reading Across America’ event


Staff Report



Marshall University’s Marco greeted Beale Elementary students as they arrived to school on Thursday, the day the school celebrated West Virginia for Reading Week.

Marshall University’s Marco greeted Beale Elementary students as they arrived to school on Thursday, the day the school celebrated West Virginia for Reading Week.


Marketta Crum | Courtesy

As students wore their best gear to celebrate West Virginia, Marco greeted them as they arrived to school, in both Marshall University and West Virginia University attire.


Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Marshall University’s Marco found a couple of Herd fans as he greeted Beale Elementary students as they arrived to school.


Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Beale Elementary students arrived to find Marco at school on Thursday.


Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Beale Elementary Principal Adam Watson strikes a pose with Marshall University’s Marco.


Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Marshall University’s Marco visited students at Beale Elementary School for their “Celebrate West Virginia Day.”


Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Beale Elementary students enjoyed a special visit from Marshall University’s Marco during Reading Week.


Marketta Crum | Courtesy

GALLIPOLIS FERRY — The Beale Bengals celebrated Reading Week by “reading across America.”

Each day of the week, students from Beale Elementary dressed up with a different theme — Maui to Myrtle Beach, Talent Tuesday, Western Wear, Celebrate West Virginia and Freedom Friday.

On Thursday, the school had a special guest, Marshall University’s Marco, greeted students as they arrived to school.

Marshall University’s Marco greeted Beale Elementary students as they arrived to school on Thursday, the day the school celebrated West Virginia for Reading Week.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/03/web1_IMG-6691-1.jpgMarshall University’s Marco greeted Beale Elementary students as they arrived to school on Thursday, the day the school celebrated West Virginia for Reading Week. Marketta Crum | Courtesy

As students wore their best gear to celebrate West Virginia, Marco greeted them as they arrived to school, in both Marshall University and West Virginia University attire.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/03/web1_IMG-6730-1.jpgAs students wore their best gear to celebrate West Virginia, Marco greeted them as they arrived to school, in both Marshall University and West Virginia University attire. Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Marshall University’s Marco found a couple of Herd fans as he greeted Beale Elementary students as they arrived to school.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/03/web1_IMG-6732-1.jpgMarshall University’s Marco found a couple of Herd fans as he greeted Beale Elementary students as they arrived to school. Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Beale Elementary students arrived to find Marco at school on Thursday.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/03/web1_IMG-6739-1.jpgBeale Elementary students arrived to find Marco at school on Thursday. Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Beale Elementary Principal Adam Watson strikes a pose with Marshall University’s Marco.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/03/web1_IMG-6751-1.jpgBeale Elementary Principal Adam Watson strikes a pose with Marshall University’s Marco. Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Marshall University’s Marco visited students at Beale Elementary School for their “Celebrate West Virginia Day.”
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/03/web1_IMG-6773-1.jpgMarshall University’s Marco visited students at Beale Elementary School for their “Celebrate West Virginia Day.” Marketta Crum | Courtesy

Beale Elementary students enjoyed a special visit from Marshall University’s Marco during Reading Week.
https://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2022/03/web1_IMG-6774-1.jpgBeale Elementary students enjoyed a special visit from Marshall University’s Marco during Reading Week. Marketta Crum | Courtesy

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