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By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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Bad Men of Greenbrier

Pocahontas Sheriff and Deputy Take Them July 1914 In June 1913, Theodore Hoke, aged fifty years, and Jesse Hoke, his son, ages 24 years, were tried in the circuit court of Greenbrier county upon a charge of stealing More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 16, 1964 From the desk of Mrs. Jane Price Sharp   Mrs. W. H. Barlow and Helen Barlow are building a home on Tenth Avenue next to the Yeager house recently purchased by Russell Barlow. Sergeant More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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100-Years-Ago

Thursday, July 16, 1914   Cows now walk by night and use the electric lights to pick and choose the choicest vegetables. The gardeners have become light sleepers and are practicing bouncing stones off of the More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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Library Lines

If you don’t have a young child in your life, someone you can introduce to the world of picture books, then I truly feel sorry for you. You are missing out, not only on the pleasure of reading to a child, but More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: A few months ago I bought a car from Mitchell Chevrolet. They made it easy – took care of tags, title, taxes, etc. All I had to do was turn the key and drive away. Shortly after, I felt there More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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What’s Cookin’?

Stuffed Sweet Pepper Soup 1 pound ground beef 8 cups water 4 cups tomato juice 3 medium sweet peppers, diced 1/2 cup chili sauce 1 cup uncooked long grain rice 2 celery ribs, diced 1 large onion, diced 3 tsp. chicken More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014
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‘Grandparent scam’ is reappearing in some areas of West Virginia

Attorney Patrick Morrisey urges West Virginians to be on guard for the so-called “Grandparent Scam,” in which a person calls and pretends to be a grandchild who needs money for bail, medical treatment or other More...