Jaynell Graham

Jaynell Graham can be contacted at jsgraham@pocahontastimes.com

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Respect returned

“They deserve to be remembered,”caretaker Frank Gravely often said of veterans interred at Mountain View Cemetery. Gravely put flags on more than 550 graves each Memorial Day. G. Hamill photo “He was More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

IRS scams target taxpayers and tax preparers

Two county residents called The Pocahontas Times office Tuesday morning to report they had received scam calls from individuals claiming to be IRS representatives. While one resident said the caller struggled to More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

MTC responds to change

Marlinton Town Council and Pocahontas County Senior Citizens, Inc., formally entered into a 30-day trial transportation program Monday night at council’s first meeting of the new year. The loss of Fas-Chek Supermarket More...

By Jaynell Graham On Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Adding a layer of color

THE UNSEASONABLY MILD weather has been an advantage, but not a necessity, for Dennis Eisenacher, of Slaty Fork. Eisenacher, owner of D.M.E. Enterprises, is the contractor working on the new Tudor’s building More...

By Jaynell Graham On Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Play Ball

FOUR AUTOGRAPHED BASEBALLS from Little League games, played in the early 1960s, have come home. Rev. George McCune, a volunteer umpire for the league, saved the mementoes. His sons, Larry and Jim, recently brought More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

National Alliance chairman arrested at Mill Point

  William White Williams, II, 68, of Mountain City, Tennessee, was arrested December 16 at National Alliance headquarters in Mill Point on a charge of battery, a misdemeanor. The warrant for his arrest stated More...

By Jaynell Graham On Monday, December 7th, 2015

Minnehaha – the hospitality place

Pocahontas County has always had the distinction of being a place of hospitality, and that distinction may have found its beginning at Minnehaha. Minnehaha Springs, located north of Marlinton on Rt. 39 is a pastoral More...