Herbert Hoover

Clendenin to host agriculture education forum advocating program at Hoover

Clendenin Community Center will host a high school agriculture education forum on July 31 about the possibility of bringing a agriculture program to …

Education

Cardinal Conference Grid-o-rama set

Matchups and starting times have been set for the Cardinal Conference Grid-o-rama, scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 18 at Scott High in Madison.<p>All 10 …

Herbert Hoover

State school board OKs consolidating Bridge, Clendenin elementaries

The West Virginia Board of Education Wednesday approved consolidating Kanawha County’s Bridge Elementary with Clendenin Elementary.<p>The vote was a …

School Administration

Ex-Trump Adviser McMaster to Take on ‘Infected’ National Security Discourse

Pushed out of White House in April, McMaster heads to Hoover Institution to develop bipartisan national security ideas<p>WASHINGTON—H.R. McMaster, pushed out in April as President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, is joining Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, where he hopes to develop …

National Security

Lou Henry Hoover

Lou Henry Hoover served as First Lady from 1929 to 1933 as the wife of the 31st President, Herbert Hoover. An avid Chinese linguist and geology …

The White House

Daily Quiz for June 8, 2018

Boulder Dam was renamed in 1947 in honor of this American president.The post Daily Quiz for June 8, 2018 appeared first on HistoryNet.

Book Reviews

Herbert Hoover's Delani Buckner named Gatorade Softball Player of the Year

Herbert Hoover softball pitcher Delani Buckner has added another trophy to her collection. The sophomore, already a Class AA All-State first-team …

Softball

Trump aspires to be Ronald Reagan but his tariff folly echoes of Herbert Hoover

That’s the conclusion of the Wall Street Journal editorial board about the Protectionist-in-Chief’s latest trade folly:<p>So much for Donald Trump as …

Ronald Reagan

Class AA All-State softball list

<b>WVSWA</b><p><b>Class AA All-State Softball</b><p><b>First team</b><p>P – Delani Buckner, Herbert Hoover, So.<p>P – Kenzie McCann, Chapmanville, Sr. (captain)<p>P – Holly Brehm, …

Herbert Hoover

Prep softball: Champion Herbert Hoover gets three first-teamers on Class AA All-State

Chapmanville and Herbert Hoover took two different routes to the Class AA softball championship game.<p>The Huskies relied on a pair of sophomore aces …

Herbert Hoover

Kanawha Board of Education moves ahead with Herbert Hoover demolition plan

The Kanawha County Board of Education voted during a Friday special session to remove a previous motion that required the West Virginia School …

School Administration

Meet other Presidents who donated their salaries to charity

DURBAN - South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced yesterday during the Presidency Vote in Parliament that he would donate half of his salary …

Cyril Ramaphosa

2018 Charleston Gazette-Mail All-Kanawha Valley softball team

2018 Charleston Gazette-Mail All-Kanawha Valley Softball Team<p><b>Player of the Year:</b> Caiti Mathes, Hurricane<p><b>Rookie of the Year:</b> Jillian Holley, St. Albans<p>…

Herbert Hoover

Prize Fish for Hoover Almost Went to Kitchen Stove

Object Details<p>Maine fishermen traditionally presented their first catch of the season to the President. But in 1930, this 11-pound salmon was …

American History

Herbert Hoover thumps Bridgeport in Class AA Region 2 softball opener

The stakes keep rising for Herbert Hoover’s softball team, but the Huskies continue to answer the call.<p>Delani Buckner and Presley McGee combined for …

Herbert Hoover

Daily Quiz for May 15, 2018

Noted historian Richard Norton Smith said of this humanitarian, he “saved more lives through his various relief efforts than all the dictators of the …

Red Cross

Daily Quiz for May 6, 2018

While attending the dedication of another’s president’s library, this man was asked how former U.S. presidents pass the time. His answer was, “we …

Quizzes

Boy Hero Visits Hoover White House and Leaves a Family Friend

by Lynn Smith<p>Pleasant Hill school bus after crash, March 28, 1931.<p>March 26, 1931 started as a lovely 60 degree spring day on the eastern plains of …

The White House

Hoover Gets His Dam

Join Slate’s open thread for the week of April 30.<p>A dispute over the naming of a large concrete arch-gravity dam on the Colorado River was resolved …

Herbert Hoover

2018 Suddenlink HS Baseball Showcase Returns

<i>Thursday, March 22</i><p>4:00 PM: Clay County vs. Gilmer County<br>• 7:00 PM: Huntington vs. Riverside<p><i>Friday, March 23</i><p>4:00 PM: Hurricane vs. Elkins<br>• 7:00 PM: …

Notre Dame

Daily Quiz for April 25, 2018

A deep concern for hurting children caused this children’s rights advocate to found the American Child Health Association.The post Daily Quiz for …

Child Welfare

Iowans can be proud of Herbert Hoover

CLOSE<p>The Herbert Hoover Presidential Library released rare footage of the 31st president. The most striking thing about it is it's all in color!<p>My …

History

Gordon Gekko As U.S. President

The Trump-administration-imposed China tariffs and the beginnings of the Chinese retaliation are dominating the headlines and are certainly to blame …

Stock Markets

Trump’s deft choice, Larry Kudlow, will keep U.S. economy rolling in fast lane

Just as baseball season approaches, President Trump hits it out of the park with his appointment of economist Larry Kudlow to head the White House’s …

Opinion

Congress needs to grow a spine and stand up to Trump on trade

Despite promising a bold protectionist agenda on the campaign trail, other than withdrawing the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, …

Globalization

Sen. Jochum, Rep. Pettengill, honored with Herbert Hoover public service award at Iowa Capitol

Two lawmakers were honored at the Iowa Capitol Tuesday as the 2018 winners of the Herbert Hoover Uncommon Public Service Award.<p>The Hoover President …

Des Moines

Leading the war against protectionism

India is a disproportionate loser in a protectionist world and must take a very strong and principled stand against it

Globalization

Can You Guess Which U.S. State Produced the Most Presidents?

Eight U.S. presidents were born in this state!<p>The United States has seen 45 presidents move in and out of office over the course of 229 years. With …

Political History

Daily Quiz for April 3, 2018

<b>By HistoryNet Staff</b><br>4/3/2018 • Quiz<p>This U.S. president, an orphan, lived most of his teen years in Oregon.<p>Rutherford Hayes<br>• Herbert Hoover<br>• Franklin …

Ronald Reagan

Herbert Hoover's Presidency Takes On Very Urgent Relevance

This is a fascinating biography of one of the greatest humanitarians who ever lived, who then went on to become the most hated man ever to occupy the …

Great Depression