Jaynell Graham

Jaynell Graham can be contacted at jsgraham@pocahontastimes.com

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
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Power Systems Institute trains MonPower’s next generation

MonPower, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has hired eight new line and substation employees from the Power Systems Institute training program, as part of its ongoing efforts to employ well-trained, highly skilled More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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GVEDC meets in the county

The Greenbrier Economic Development Corporation, which serves Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas counties, convened its meeting at The Inn at Mountain Quest in Frost Thursday. GVEDC Executive Director Stephen Weir More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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Snowshoe power outage not a planned event

MonPower alerted customers in the Buckeye, Cass, Dunmore, Marlinton, Minnehaha Springs and Stony Bottom areas well in advance of last week’s planned power outage. But when the power went out in the Snowshoe, Slaty More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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Improved Broadband – not such a broad stretch

The Rural Electrification Act of 1936 was intended “to light the nation by supplying the infrastructure and funding to electrify isolated U.S. farms.” TVA: Electricity for All reports that “although nearly More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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What happened at the poolroom

TABLES WAITING FOR action in the old poolroom on Main Street in Marlinton. The “quiet” of this photo is in sharp contrast to the memories of the cracking and pinging of pool balls and pin ball machines. More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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New mayor, new council, new ideas, old challenges

Marlinton Town Council chamber was filled to near capacity June 30 for the swearing-in ceremony for the new mayor and council. Family and friends offered their enthusiastic support as Pocahontas County Clerk Melissa More...

By Jaynell Graham On Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
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MonPower plans power outage for good reason

MonPower has schduled a power interruption for Wednesday, July 15, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. which will affect several areas of Pocahontas County MonPower regrets the inconvenience, but the work is More...

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