Former assistant prosecutor’s law license annulled

A November 18 decision by the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has annulled the law license of Jarrell L. Clifton, II, of Marlinton. The opinion of the court was delivered More...

SBA project will benefit all schools

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer On November 9, Interim Superintendent of Schools Terrence Beam and board of education president Emery Grimes presented the Pocahontas County Schools’ More...

MMS trash homework at the BOE

From left: Silas Riley, Allan Gibson, Michael Hardesty and Ben Dunz demonstrate different aspects of their robotic field map. Holding a Lego plastic bag, Gibson explained that a simple bag could pose a number of problems during competition – such as jamming equipment and threatening marine life. Photo courtesy of C. Moore

From left: Silas Riley, Allan Gibson, Michael Hardesty and Ben Dunz demonstrate different aspects of their robotic field map. Holding a Lego plastic bag, Gibson explained that More...

911 contract to save county money

Cailey Moore Staff Writer During the November 17 Pocahontas County Commission meeting, 911 Director Mike O’Brien appeared before the commission with a request to enter More...

Warriors heading to the playoffs

it was DRAGON country, and the Pocahontas County High School Warriors were out to slay, and slay they did. The Warriors came out on top of Friday night’s game with a final score More...

Warriors defeat Hillbillies on the road

The Pocahontas County High School Warriors celebrate their win over the Man Hillbillies Friday night. The Warriors go up against the Cameron Dragons November 6. If they More...

The comeback Lady Warriors  – one step from States

The Lady Warriors with their sectional trophy. Front row, from left: Marlee McLaughlin, Tiffany Hoover, Haley Duncan, Kayleigh Arbogast, Emily Boothe, Samantha Collins, Brittany More...

eTimes for November 26, 2015

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Preserving Pocahontas

Forester Jim Martin poses beside a large red oak log in this photograph taken December 7,...

Preserving Pocahontas

Three small children are seen standing on the wooden sidewalk in front of the Commercial Hotel...

Preserving Pocahontas

A color portrait of brothers Clark and Robert “Bob” McCutcheon, of Green Bank, shortly after enlisting...

Jack Cosner

Jack Wayne Cosner, age 63, of Dunmore, passed away Friday, November 20, 2015, at his home. Born July 22, 1952, at Dunmore, he was a son of Ann Gainer, of Dunmore, and the late Delbert Cosner, Sr. Jack More...

Brenda Galford..

Brenda Darlene Galford, age 57, of Kinsman, Ohio, and formerly of Buckeye, passed away Friday, November 20, 2015, at the home of her mother and step-father, Dorothy and John More...

Irene Kramer..

Irene Ellen Kramer, age 65, of Slaty Fork, died Wednesday, November 18, 2015, at her home. Born August 29, 1950, at Marlinton, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Bertha More...

Brynleigh Rexrode..

Brynleigh Mae Ausfean Rexrode, daughter of Cory Levi and Alishia Dawn Weimer Rexrode, of Arbovale, was stillborn Wednesday, November 18, 2015, at Davis Memorial Hospital in Elkins. She More...

Jazz is alive and well at the Opera House

Heather Niday AMR Contributing Writer A classic jazz trio, the Jenny Wilson Trio, is coming to the Pocahontas More...

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line at the Opera House

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line return to the Pocahontas County Opera House in Marlinton, Saturday, October 10, at 7:30..

Fifth annual Hammons Musical Heritage Celebration

The Pocahontas County Opera House will celebrate the region’s deep roots in traditional music with the fifth annual “Hammons Musical Heritage..

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..

‘We never did know’

Twenty-Years-Ago November 2, 1995 10th Anniversary of the Flood of ’85 ‘We never did know’ When Marlinton Mayor Doug Dunbrack talks about the Flood of ’85, his voice is grim and his speech is slow as he draws on his ever-present pipe. Lost in thought, the words come from him almost..

A couple of panther stories from The Pocahontas Times archives

Panther Killed The Pocahontas Times April 15, 1976 If only Cal Price were alive, is what everyone has been saying since Sunday afternoon at 2:15 when More...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Now I’ve really had it. I am so upset. Yesterday was a cool, moist, calm day, and I finally had the time to walk to the top of the ridge where this land borders land leased by a hunting club. My mission was to hang more “posted” signs. What..

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I’m sitting here this beautiful morning thinking about that wonderful county called “almost Heaven;” those beautiful hills around Hillsboro, and I remember what they meant to me in years gone by. I was just reading an ad in a paper titled “WANTED” $1,000,000 More...

Field Notes

For all of you early risers out there, you may have taken notice of a pile of bright stars in the..


Thursday, November 25, 1915 About fifteen thousand pounds of turkeys were shipped from Marlinton to the Thanksgiving markets. This is probably..


Thursday, November 25, 1965 Thanksgiving For all the blessings of the year, For all the friends we hold so dear; We..
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