UHS students sent home early due to strange odor in the building

MORGANTOWN — Day two of the academic year in Monongalia County merited an unexpected early dismissal for some high school students.
Wednesday morning, students at University High School were evacuated from the building off Bakers Ridge Road due to reports of an odor, which was reported as smelling like gas.
Donna Talerico, assistant superintendent of Monongalia County Schools, said the UHS principal reported of the odor came to the board of education.

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