Fingerstyle guitar champion Muriel Anderson returns to the Opera House

One of the world’s foremost fingerstyle guitarists and harp-guitarists Muriel Anderson returns to the Pocahontas County Opera House on Saturday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. Anderson was the first woman to have won the National Fingerstyle Guitar Championship. In 2009, Anderson was also a bronze-level winner of Acoustic Guitar’s reader’s choice award More...

by Drew Tanner | Published 7 months ago
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 19, 1914 Snow to the depth of 13 inches on the ground at Marlinton Saturday morning, and 18 inches Monday morning. Lowest temperature, two degrees below zero Tuesday morning. As we go to press More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 12, 1914 The town of Marlinton can now begin to put on a few airs and take her place with the rest of the famous cities of the world. A brand new, all steel, highly polished, upholstered palace More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, February 5, 1914 On Friday night, February 20th, at the Opera House, the ladies of the Home Missionary Society of the Methodist Church will render a play entitled “The Spinsters Return,” sequel to More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 29, 1914 DUNMORE Very fine winter weather. Madison Mullenax wants to be very careful to stay in the house the 2nd day of February if the sun shines. We are glad to see J. O. Gum out again. Woodchuck More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 22, 1914 OLIVE We will give you a few jottings to let you know that we have not frozen to death, although the weather has been quite cold for the past ten days and is getting no better fast. We More...

By Pocahontas Times On Monday, January 20th, 2014

100-Years-Ago

Thursday, January 14, 1914 DANCING The wisdom of the protestant churches in discouraging their members from dances seems to have been fully proved. As long as we can remember, the Methodist faith and the Presbyterian More...