Mason County Schools releases bus route information


Bus route information released

Staff Report



Thursday is the first day of school for many students in Mason County. This week, the bus routes for areas across the county have been released, some appear in this edition with the remainder printed in Wednesday’s edition. Pictured is a scene from the first day of school at Roosevelt Elementary last year.


POINT PLEASANT — With Thursday being the first day of school for most students, the bus routes have been released by Mason County Schools.

Appearing in Tuesday’s edition are the routes for the Point Pleasant area as submitted by the Mason County Schools Transportation Department. Appearing in Wednesday’s edition, will be routes for both the Hannan and Wahama areas.

The following are the school bus routes, the drivers, their phone numbers, some of the roads they will be traveling, and the times for pick-up. Students need to be at their designated stop five minutes before the bus arrives to pick them up.

Point Pleasant Area Routes:

Bus # 2071, Ron Thomas, Phone # (304) 593-5012, Gordon Creek Rd.- 6:47, Little 16 mile Creek Rd.- 6:57, Crab Creek Rd. – 7:05 Beale Elementary – 7:35, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 8:00. Bus # 2083, Jami Cochran, Phone # (304) 593-6304, Elias Rd. – 7:02, Board Church Rd.- 7:06, Oak Grove Rd.- 7:10, Sandhill Rd. – 7:13, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:32, PPIS- 7:37, PPPS – 7:45. Bus # 2085, Andy Tucker, Phone # (304) 675- 8194, Ivy Durst Rd.- 6:25, Waterloo Rd. – 6:36, Pine Grove Rd. – 6:54, Quinton Lane – 7:00, Dunham Rd. – 7:04, Leon Elem. – 7:19, Route # 2 – 7:28. PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:53. (students from Bus # 2043 and # 2064 will transfer to Bus # 2085 and will be expressed to PP Jr./ Sr. HS).

Bus #145, John Absten, Phone # (304) 812-5102, Clendenin Pike – 7:10, Sand Fork Rd. – 7:14, Clendenin Pike again – 7:24, Route # 2 – 7:30, Plymale Lane – 7:35, Beale Elementary – 7:40, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 8:00. Bus # 143, Nina Shobe, Phone # (304) 675-1368, Kingtown Rd. , – 7:15, Krodel Park Lane – 7:18, Neil Rd. – 7:21, Point Pleasant Post Office on Main St. – 7:24, 1st St. – 7:28, Point Clinic – 7:33, Nineth & Viand St. – 7:34, Chef House – 7:34, PPPS – 7:40, PPIS – 7:45, Early Education – 7:55, PP Jr./Sr HS – 8:05. Bus # 101, Danny Roush, Phone # (304) 674-6253, Route # 35 – 6:45, Three Mile Rd. – 6:48, Cornstalk Rd. – 6:05, Route # 817 – 7:09, Town of Henderson – 7:21, Transfer with Bus 163 in Henderson – 7:22, Walker Lane – 7:26, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:38, PPIS – 7:47.

Bus # 2073, Todd Burris (304) 857- 2919– Black Oak – 6:36, Route # 35 – 6:42, Pond Branch Road – 6:47, Route # 35 again – 7:05, Transfer with Vickie Flora, Bus # 131 at Ralph Burns Parking Lot in Henderson – 7:20, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:32. Bus # 103, Paul Nichols, Phone # (304) 675- 6085, Redman Ridge – 6:40, Hill Top Rd. – 6:43, Three Mile Rd. – 6:47, Salt Creek 6:55, Horse Lick Rd. – 7:14, Crab Creek Rd. – 7:21, Beale School – 7:30, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:50. Bus # 2081, Rusty Nott, (special needs bus) Phone # (304) 675-5890, Route is yet to be determined by the special education department and the transportation department.

Bus # 102, Les Hanson, Phone # (304) 675-7368, Jordan Landing – 7:14, Camp Conley Rd. – 7:21, Driftwood Lane – 7:28, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:32, Robinson & 62 – 7:35, Parrish Ave, 7:40, PPIS – 7:45, PPPS – 7:50, Magic Years – 7:58. Bus # 111, Don Matheny, Phone # (304) 675-3298, Hidden Valley Rd. – 6:55, Robinson Creek Rd. – 7:00, Potters Creek Rd. – 7:10, Rt. 62 – 7:27, Tree Farm on Rt. # 62 – 7:21, Sawmill on Route # 62 north – 7:27. Fair Ground Rd. – 7:36, Jordan Landing – 7:42, K & K Mobile Home Park – 7:45, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:47, Early Education Station – 7:52, PPIS – 7:55, PPPS – 8:00. Bus # 123, Rodney Gleason # (304) 593-2624, Bethel Rd. -7:20, Letart Rd. – 7:24, Meadowbrook – 7:35, Sandhill Rd. – 7:45, PPIS – 7:47, Early Education Station – 7:51, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:54, PPPS – 8:01. Bus # 125, Randy Shobe, Phone # (304) 675-4642, Long Hollow Rd. – 7:00, Rt. 2, – 7:20, Roosevelt Elem. – 7:28, Jericho Rd. 7:33, Mason Blvd. – 7:46 PPPS – 7:47, PPIS – 7:53, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 8:03. Bus # 134, David Downing, Phone # (304) 675-0431, Jackson Ave. towards 22nd Street – 7:04, Madison Ave. & 22nd St. – 7:05, Madison Ave. & 26th St. – 7:07, Jefferson Ave. – 7:10, Lincoln Ave. – 7:12, English Rd. – 7:20, Education Station – 7:23, South Burdette – 7:26, North Burdette – 7:27, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:30, PPIS – 7:35, Jefferson Ave.– 7:39, PPPS – 7:43.

Bus # 104, Sherry McDaniel, Phone # (304) 882-2381, (Special Needs Bus) Route has yet to be determined by the special education and transportation departments. Bus # 114, Alan Durst, Phone # (304) 675-6089, (special needs bus) Route has not yet been determined by the special education and transportation departments. Bus # 131, Vickie Flora, Phone # (304) 675-5458, Guise Creek – 6:40, Jeffers Ridge – 6:45, Little Sixteen Mile Rd. – 6:55, Transfer at Burns Trucking – 7:20 (Transfer with Bus # 2073) Route # 2 – 7:26, Beale School – 7:40. Bus # 133, Brenna Shobe, Phone # (304) 675-4642, Bottom of Letart Rd. – 6:58, Sandhill Rd. & Radical Lane – 7:03, Sandhill Rd. & Butcher Lane – 7:20, Sandhill Rd. & Stony Brook – 7:23, Sandhill Rd. & Oshel Rd. – 7:27, Finch Drive (Old Foxes Pizza) – 7:35, PPIS – 7:40, Early Education Station – 7:45, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:50, PPPS – 7:58.

Bus # 162, George Shell, Phone (304) 675-3832, Chestnut Ridge Pick-ups 6:55, Route # 2 and Jennings Rd., 7:05, Tombleson Rd. – 7:11, Route # 2 again at 7:16, Roosevelt School – 7:25 (High School Students will transfer to Bus # 2092 and Bus # 2092 will proceed on to PP Jr./Sr. HS. Bus # 115, Rick Towe, Phone # (304) 675-3538, (1st Run for PP Jr./Sr. HS *Note: Jr. High students only, Early Education Station students, and PPIS students) Windsor Court– 7:07, 2015 Jefferson Ave. – 7:08, 1305 Viand St. – 7:11, Homeless Shelter – 7:14, Kanawha Street – 7:17, North Main Street – 7:20, Magic Years – 7:21, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:25, Early Education Station M-Thurs. only – 7:29, PPIS – 7:30 (2nd Run for PPPS students only) 2113 Jefferson – 7:35, Homeless Shelter – 7:40, Kanawha St. – 7:43, North Main St. – 7:45, Magic Years – 7:47, PPPS – 7:50.

Bus # 153, Scott Cochran, Phone # (304) 895-3553, Thomas Ridge – 6:48, Eagle Ridge – 6:56, Bud Chattin Rd. 7:04, Sandtown – 7:08, Route # 2 – 7:17, Roosevelt Elem. – 7:30, Rt. # 2 – 7:31, Old Tobacco King Pick-up for high school students only – 7:43, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:50. Bus # 154, Chris Rimmey, Phone # (304) 895-3995, Oshel Rd. on the Meadowhill Drive side – 6:45, Ridge Rd. – 6:49, Caruthers Trailer Park & Route # 2 and 62 at the Y – 7:00, 2nd stop at Caruthers Trailer Park & Route # 2 and 62 at the Y – 7:20, Route # 2 -7:21, Roosevelt Elementary School – 7:30 (*Note: No Point Pleasant Primary students or Point Pleasant Intermediate School students on this route).

Bus # 151, Tiger Rice, Phone # (304) 895-3553, Hupp Run Rd. – 6:50, Kensey Durst Rd. – 6:56, Route # 87 – 7:03, Route # 2 – 7:25, Roosevelt Elem. – 7:30, Early Education Station – 7:45, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:50, PPIS – 7:55, PPPS – 8:00. Bus # 163, Patrick Hill, Phone # (304) 675-5919, Lower Five Mile Rd. 6:48, Jim Hill Rd. 7:05, (high school students from Bus # 163 will transfer to bus # 103 at Henderson to be expressed to PP Jr./Sr. HS) 7:29 Henderson Pick-ups for Beale Elementary School, Beale Elementary School – 7:41. Bus # 2034, Barry Pierson, Phone # (304) 812-4393, Fork of Arbuckle Creek and Oldaker Rd.– 6:31, Arbuckle Rd. – 6:55, Rt. # 62 – 6:59, Rt. # 62 & Palm Lane, Rt. # 2 & Waterloo Rd. – 7:15, Leon Elem. School – 7:18, (Bus # 2034 will transfer high school students to Bus # 2044 at Leon Elementary School and express them to PP Jr./Sr. HS).

Bus # 2035, Michael Stover, Phone #(304) 675-5795, Debbie Rd. – 7:05, Greer Rd. – 7:15, Roosevelt Elem. School – 7:30, South Park Drive – 7:42, North Park Drive – 7:46, PPPS – 7:49, PPIS – 7:52, PP Jr./ Sr. HS – 7:58, Early Education Station – 8:04. Bus # 2043, Kenneth Blessing, Phone # (304) 895-8730, Ten Mile Creek Rd. – 6:25, Pine Grove – 6:43, Leon Baden Rd. – 6:50, Leon Elem. School – 7:18 (Bus # 2043 will transfer HS Students to 2085 to be Expressed to PP Jr./Sr. HS). Bus # 2044, Paul Smith, (substitute bus operator, Brandon McNeal) Phone # (740) 645-9675, Gunville – 6:40, Beech Fork Rd. – 6:50, Locust Ridge – 7:50, Tribble Rd. – 7:14, Rt. # 62 – 7:17, Leon Grade School – 7:25, (high school students from Bus # 2034 will transfer to Bus 2044 to be expressed to PP Jr./Sr. HS) Route # 62 and the bottom of Dead Man’s Curve 7:40, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:50.

Bus # 2062, Doris Settle, Phone # (304) 576-4143, Seven Mile Rd. – 6:38, Jerry’s Run Rd. – 6:43, Megan Lane Trailer Park on Jerry’s Run Rd. – 6:59, Ashton Elem. – 7:05, Rt. # 2 & Herford Lane – 7:12 Pinto Lane– 7:23, Beale Elem. School – 7:30, Route # 2 and Gill Lane – 7:37, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:55. Bus # 2064, Tony Smith, Phone # (304) 458-1702, Waterloo Rd./Smith Rd. – 6:27, Capehart Rd. – 6:30, Cabin Ridge Rd. – 6:41, Tribble Rd. – 6:53, Callispel – 7:03, Rt. # 62 – 7:13, Main St. in Leon – 7:14, Leon Fire Station – 7:17, Leon Elem. School – 7:19 (Bus # 2064 will transfer high school students with Bus # 2085 to express to PP Jr./Sr. HS).

Bus # 2065, David Dewees, Phone # (304) 675-2099, Plain Valley Rd. – 7:14, Rayburn Rd. – 7:17, Owl Hollow Rd. – 7:26, Left Fork on Plain Valley Rd. – 7:28, Rt. # 62 toward Roosevelt – 7:35, Roosevelt Elem. School – 7:38, Rt. # 62 toward Point Pleasant – 7:42, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:50. Bus # 2066 – Laura Bonecutter, Phone # (304) 675-4394, (special needs bus) Route has yet to be determined by the special education and transportation departments. Bus # 2091(vacant route – will be filled with a substitute bus operator) Route # 2091 runs in Point Pleasant and is dictated by School and Student Needs) 7:30 – PP Jr./Sr. HS to Pick-up Students for the School for Success.

Bus # 2092, K.D. Hess, Phone # 458-1860, Gunville Rd. – 6:43, Junction of Cain Ridge and Gunville Rd. – 6:47, Rt. # 87 East to the Jackson Co. Line – 7:02, Rt. 87 at the Mason/ Jackson Co. Line – 7: 60, Junction of Creston Rd. and Route # 87 – 7:09, Roosevelt Elementary School – 7:30, Early Education Station – 7:50, PP Jr./Sr. HS – 7:55.

Thursday is the first day of school for many students in Mason County. This week, the bus routes for areas across the county have been released, some appear in this edition with the remainder printed in Wednesday’s edition. Pictured is a scene from the first day of school at Roosevelt Elementary last year.
http://mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_8.21-PPR-First-Day.jpgThursday is the first day of school for many students in Mason County. This week, the bus routes for areas across the county have been released, some appear in this edition with the remainder printed in Wednesday’s edition. Pictured is a scene from the first day of school at Roosevelt Elementary last year.
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