The Ohio County Board of Education is recognizing some important people who have made their schools a special place.
The board recognized Wheeling Park High School's AP scholars. The students have earned high scores on AP exams before their senior years of high school.
Also being recognize are 22 retiring employees who have combined, more than 600 years of service to the school system. Superintendent Diana Vargo said the staff members are inspiring to not only students - but teachers as well.