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Mineral County Schools 36 Baker Place, Keyser, WV 26726            Phone: 304-788-4200            Fax: 304-788-4204

Office of School Maintenance and Transportation

Maintenance Department
 The Maintenance Department Staff
John Droppleman, Director of Support Services
Jay Harris, Assist Dir of Support Services - Maintenance
Brian "Todd" Liller  - Asst. Director of Support Services - Transportation/Warehouse
Sara Keplinger - Secretary 
Russell Sandy - General Maintenance
Jeff Kuhn - Delivery/Logistics/General Maintenance
Steve Braithwaite -  Multi-craft (Plumber)
Brandon Liller -  Multi-craft (Plumber)
Charles Riggleman - Carpenter
 Dave Stickley - Electrician 

The Maintenance Department serves all schools providing electrical, plumbing and carpentry work.  Our department used to consist of 10 workers, two of which were painters.  Now we depend on our summer crew to do odd jobs such as painting in and outside our schools, laying tile and mowing grass.
You can reach the administrative staff by phoning 304 788-4210, extensions as follows:

      John Droppleman #211
        Jay Harris #212
        Sara Keplinger #210 
Department of Transportation

Transportation Department

Department of Transportation
 1207 Harley Staggers Drive
Keyser, WV  26726
304 788-4210 
            John Droppleman - Director of Support Services
             Todd Liller - Assist Director of Support Services - Transportation 
              Sara Keplinger - Executive Secretary/ Accountant 
           Brain Alt- Chief Mechanic
                Aaron McRobie - Mechanic
              Ethan Markle - Mechanic
                Ed Bias - Mechanic 
               56 Regular Drivers
               17 Sub Drivers 

We have 56 regular routes.  In addition to those runs we have Mid-Day runs that consist of transporting students from and to Frankfort High, Keyser High, Mineral County Technical Center and the Mineral County Alternative School.

We have 5 buses that transport Special Needs students during the day.   We also transport students to the Jefferson Center in Cumberland, Maryland

Our buses transport student athletics to all sporting events.   We provide transportation for our band students to athletic events and to their competitions.  We take all schools on their curricular trips.

Below is a list of our bus drivers, their bus number and the area they drive in:

Ackerman, Floyd71-20Frankfort
Alkire, Joe8-17Frankfort - Mid Day
Alt, Donald77-20Frankfort
Biser, Cliff74-20Keyser - Midday
Borho. Donna27-17Frankfort
Bradshaw, Gary104Frankfort
Brady, Ralph3-21Franfort
Braithwaite, Adam2-11Keyser - Midday
Clark, Eric57-16Keyser
Cosner, Andrew62-19Keyser/Frankfort/SP Needs
Davis, Stephanie48-15Fountain - Keyser
Dayton, Jill70-20Frankfort
Delawder, Kenny58-16Keyser - Piedmont
Dodrill, Woody23-17Frankfort
Evans, Lantz46-14Frankfort
Fink, Daniel55-18Burlington
Hall, Lorrie101Frankfort
Heare, Ian42-14Fountain - Keyser
Hines, Ronald67-21Burlington - Keyser
Hoalcraft, Clyde25-11Burlington - Keyser
Hoalcraft, Kevin56-16Burlington - Keyser
Hooks, Eric39-13Frankfort - Midday
Hott, Cheryl51-15Frankfort
Keplinger, Andrew53-18Burlington - Keyser - Midday
Knotts, Joel52-15Frankfort
Martin, Gary50-15Elk Garden
McCoy, Allen1-11Fountain - Keyser
Mitchell, Dawn64-19Frankfort - Midday
Murlin, Connie103Burlington - Keyser
Nestor, Mark31-13Frankfort
Owens, Lois65-19Frankfort / Special Needs
Pancake, Amos5-18New Creek / Keyser
Pancake, Andrew29-13Elk Garden
Pancake, Isaac28-11Elk Garden - New Creek
Pancake, Nathan9-10Elk Garden
Pancake, Philip21-09Elk Garden - New Creek - Keyser
Phillips, Brian49-15Burlington - Keyser
Poland, Craig66-19Frankfort
Ray, Thomas7-10Elk Garden
Rexroad, Hannah78-21Keyser - Midday
Riggleman, David54-16Keyser / Special Needs
Riggleman, Leica92Keyser
Riley, John99Keyser
Roderick, Matt13-13Keyser / Special Needs
Root, Brian60-16Frankfort - Midday
Shaffer, Joyce47-14Fountain - Keyser
Shaffer, Myron14-09Keyser
Shaffer, Shane16-09New Creek - Keyser - Midday
Smith, Norman69-21Frankfort
Stewart, Marshall30-11Elk Garden
Taylor, Steve44-14Fountain - Keyser
Twigg, Roy89-21Frankfort
Wilder, Janet37-13Fountain - Keyser
Willis, Jerry45-14Keyser
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MINERAL COUNTY SCHOOLS: 36 Baker Place, Keyser, WV. 26726      |      Phone: 304-788-4200      |      Fax: 304-788-4204
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