Sunday Apr 20
Poorest counties still losing in war on poverty
Emalee Short, 15, a high-school sophomore, plays fetch with one of her family's dogs outside her grandparents' house in Hensley, W.Va.
Residents hope for peace in War, W.Va.
It was at Big Creek High School in the McDowell County town of War that physics teacher Freida Riley inspired the Rocket Boys to enter, and win, the National Science Fair in 1960 with a project titled "A Study of Amateur Rocketry Techniques."