Winter Weather Advisory

The Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Webster, Pocahontas and Randolph counties. The advisory is in effect through 4 p.m. Friday, January 30. Snow More...

Winter Weather Advisory

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Winter WEather Advisory for Webster, Pocahontas and Randolph counties. The advisory will be in effect from 9 p.m. Thursday, More...

Commission cuts funding for libraries, parks

HMTaxChart

The Pocahontas County Commission didn’t take much time to decide how to provide hotel/motel tax money to two more groups in 2015. Following a recommendation by Commissioner More...

PCHS starts fund for HOBY participants

For several years, Pocahontas County High School has sent a sophomore to participate in the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership [HOBY] summer camp held at Marshall University. This More...

PCHS senior Bobbie McNabb in action against Tucker County last year. McNabb was the Lady Warriors' leading scorer against Tucker on January 21.

Freshman leads Tucker to win over Pocahontas

Contributing Writer Bruce McKean PCHS senior Bobbie McNabb in action against Tucker County last year. McNabb was the Lady Warriors’ leading scorer against Tucker on January More...

Two wins and heartbreaking loss for Lady Warriors

Bruce McKean Contributing Writer PCHS sophomore, five-foot, one inch Tiffany Hoover, squares off against six-foot, one inch senior Catherine Bandak of Charleston Catholic during More...

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Preserving Pocahontas

Allen Blackhurst is at the podium in April 1970 during a ceremony to close the Cass...

Preserving Pocahontas

This replica of a pioneer home was built by T. S. McNeel and displayed at the...

Preserving Pocahontas

Four happy couples are having an ice skating party on the Greenbrier River at Cass, West...

Ivan Burgess

Ivan C. Burgess, age 86, of Marlinton, died Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Ronceverte. Born December 4, 1928, at Onoto, he was a son of the late Fred M. and Woodsie Moore More...

Leeoan Cutlip..

Leeoan Frances Lewis Cutlip, of Charleston, formerly of Renick, passed away Thursday, December 4, 2014, doing what she enjoyed most – flea marketing. Born April 1, 1938, at More...

Mildred King..

Mildred Kate Blackhurst King, age 90, formerly of Charleston, passed from this life Monday, January 19, 2015. Born June 13, 1924, at Cass, she was a daughter of the late Bill More...

Peggy Landis..

Peggy A. Landis, age 72, of Hillsboro, passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at Pocahontas Center in Marlinton. Born October 14, 1942, at Marlinton, she was a daughter of the More...

Casting call for Sherlock Holmes play

The Pocahontas Drama Workshop is looking for a few good men and a couple of women for the spring production More...

Raya Brass Band brings Balkan beat to Marlinton

The flavor of the Balkans, by way of Brooklyn, will come to the Pocahontas County Opera House Saturday, November 8, at..

Fiddle Fare fiddlers revealed

The Pocahontas County Opera House has announced the names of the four fiddlers who will provide music for the Fiddle Fare..

First time principal brings years of experience to MES

Principal Greg Ball

Principal Greg Ball When Greg Ball, formerly of North Carolina, decided it was time to leave the classroom to More...

Students see the good and bad on Choice Bus

The Mattie C. Stewart Foundation Choice Bus is a sort of time machine – a glimpse into a future without an..

Remembering One Little General Store

Gibbs Kinderman Traveling Rt. 219 Country general stores were the center of community life a hundred years ago along what is now US 219 in West Virginia. They often housed the local post office and provided an informal meeting place for discussion of local affairs and the great issues of the..

GBHS Class of ‘64 holds reunion

The Green Bank High School Class of 1964 held its 50th reunion at the Arbovale Community Center Saturday, October 4. The organizing committee, consisting More...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Well, the cowards and bigots have raised their ugly heads again in Pocahontas County.  Interestingly, people like this are really so very insecure and full of low esteem that they try to make themselves seem important by attacking others who may be different than they are. So graffiti was..

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I’m writing to thank Pocahontas County residents for their generosity in helping needy children worldwide this Christmas season. Together we were able to collect 12,128 shoeboxes – filled with toys, school supplies and hygiene items – for Operation Christmas More...

Field Notes

The Department of Natural Resources has released its final numbers on the 2014 deer seasons and it reflects an across the..

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 28, 1914 Oh, the rot-gut liquor on which F. O. Blue has landed; The kind that makes a rabbit..

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 28, 1965 DEER Arnold Luther Dulaney, age 15, son of Mr. and Mrs. Luther Cole Dulaney, of Buckeye, killed..