Two charged with multiple felonies

A quick response from Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Dave Walton led to the recovery of lottery tickets stolen from Buckeye County Mart, as well as the More...

Planned power outage July 29

A planned outage to perform maintenance is slated for Friday, July 29. The outage will occur from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Approximately 1,300 customers will be affected in the More...

Fire damaged Bartow bridge under repair

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Two years ago in July, a Petroleum Carriers, LLC, tanker truck carrying 7,800 gallons of diesel fuel was traveling Route 29 north in Bartow when More...

BOE holds efficient meeting

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Board of Education met Monday night and held a short, yet productive meeting. In financial management, the board approved the More...

PCHS runs with the ‘big boys’ at Elkins and Nicholas County meets

Bruce McKean Contributing writer The Pocahontas County High School track teams competed against three Class AAA, four AA and one other A school in the rescheduled  “Bob” More...

Warriors win in extra innings

Caleb Mullenax TURNs up the heat against Richwood on Monday evening. The PCHS Warriors defeated the Lumberjacks by 6 to 5 in extra innings. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Barkley After More...

eTimes for July 21, 2016

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Preserving Pocahontas

Coach P. C. Brummage’s Marlinton High School Basketball Team 1956-1957. First row, l-r: Larry Burns, Eugene...

Preserving Pocahontas

The wedding of Mabel O. Wilson and Allen E. Burner, M.D. took place in Durbin December...

Preserving Pocahontas

Preserving Pocahontas celebrates the 50th Annual Pioneer Days with this photograph of the first Pioneer Day...

James Triplett

James Kelly Triplett, age 92, of Hillsboro, died Sunday, July 24, 2016, at Pocahontas Center in Marlinton. Funeral service is Wednesday, July 27, 1 p.m. at VanReenen Funeral Home with Pastor James Burks More...

Phyllis Houchin..

Phyllis J. Houchin, age 80, of Lititz, Pennsylvania, said her goodbye and started her journey on Heaven’s Highway, Thursday, July 21, 2016. Family will receiving friends More...

Robert Wooddell..

Robert H. Wooddell, II of Massachusetts, passed away July 13, 2016. He was a son of the late Joseph C. Wooddell, who lived at Cass. He is survived by his sisters Betty Ralston, More...

Iva Williams..

Iva Jane Roberts Williams, age 76, of Droop, died Wednesdays, July 13, 2016, at Carilion Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia. Born April 29, 1940, at Stamping Creek, she was More...

Austin Walkin’ Cane returns to the Opera House stage

Original and classic delta blues featuring slide guitar and soulful vocals.  A blues gumbo repertoire that More...

Bucket Brothers open new season at Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House opens its new Performance Series with a concert by The Bucket Brothers Saturday, July 16, at..

Opera House hosts Season Preview Party

The Pocahontas Opera House will host its first ever season preview from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 17. The event..

Students shine at Social Studies Fair

Students shared their knowledge in the categories of anthropology, economics, geography, political science, More...

PCHS principal excited to become a Warrior

Bob Miller has had a variety of jobs in the education field. He taught math, was an assistant principal, career technical..

Reunions

Schoolcraft/Auldridge Family: Saturday, July 30, noon to 4 p.m. next to the Cooktown Church. Workman Family: Saturday, July 30, noon at Watoga State Park picnic shelter. Bring a covered dish. Ryder Family: Saturday, August 6, 11 a.m. at the Ryder Homeplace at North Fork. Levi Irvine Family: Saturday, August 6, noon..

Cemetery Donations

Donations for the upkeep of the following cemeteries may be made to: Beaver Creek Cemetery – Nancy McComb Smithson, 641 Violet Road, Marlinton, WV 24954. Bethel More...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: It is time we tell the whole truth about wi-fi and its use in the greater Green Bank area. I don’t know the reason why the narrative “wi-fi is unavailable here” is continued. Whether it was in the Popular Science magazine April 2015 issue, The Washingtonian magazine January 2016..

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Last week’s letter from the West Virginia Veterans Home acknowledging the gift of 328 puzzles was a very nice gesture from Administrator Tom McBride. However, the credit for this endeavor should not have been in my name. The credit for this project goes to Butch More...

Field Notes

Potpourri Lots to talk about in the natural world this week, so let’s take a quick look-see at the world around..

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 20, 1916 It looks like the people of Europe were trying to kill off the very flower of the..

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 21, 1966 New Chevrolet Dealer Pryor Chevrolet Company has been sold and will be reopened as Mitchell Chevrolet, Inc...
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