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Appalachian Wood Pellets Hosts Taylor County Middle School Team

Jun 13, 2022 | Company News

Explore the New Manufacturing is pleased to announce the winners of the North Central region completion of the “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Student Video Contest. Middle school teams were judged on the creation of a 3-minute video about their manufacturing partner, the employees, and what is cool about the company. The awards were announced at the North Central Award Ceremony sponsored by EQT Foundation and Stockmeier Urethanes USA, Inc.

Best Manufacturing Message Award was presented to Taylor County Middle School for their video about Appalachian Wood Pellets
The winning video impressively answered the question, “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” by effectively showing what/how the company produces, showcasing interesting interviews, and successfully highlighting careers.

Viewer’s Choice Award was presented to Taylor County Middle School
The winning video received the most votes for their creation. The voting was opened to students, parents, educators, and community members.

Taylor County team members include: Colton Gillespie, Jaynie Meadows, Sophia Austin, Anna Poling, Caroline Stead, Jaylin Summers, Jason Davis, Noah Moats, Parker Biller, Kasey Alexander, and Colson Annon.

Taylor County’s video can be seen below on Youtube or here at: https://www.exploremfgwv.com/2022-north-central-region-video-contest

Press release courtesy of Explore the New Manufacturing, a program of the WVMA Educational Fund

State Awards - 2nd Place - What's So Cool About Manufacturing?  Taylor County Middle School

State Awards – 2nd Place – What’s So Cool About Manufacturing? Taylor County Middle School

AWP's Jordan Bryant with Taylor County Middle School

AWP’s Jordan Bryant with Taylor County Middle School

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