Srodes publishes first book, ‘Phoebe and Earl’

A love story. A sports story. A tragedy.   Everyone has a story. Many pass from one generation to the next – around the kitchen table, in porch rockers or, perhaps, whispered in private.  Joel Srodes, of Marlinton, found a most fascinating story in a box – a box containing newspaper clippings, photos and school yearbooks.  He and his More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Celebrate Memorial Day with Ladies for Liberty

The Pocahontas County Opera House will present a swinging, patriotic performance by the Ladies for Liberty Saturday, May 23, at 7:30 p.m. In honor of all veterans who have served our country, the Pocahontas Opera More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Music sets dramatic mood for ‘The Final Adventure’

“I play the violin when I’m thinking”  ~Sherlock Holmes   The haunting strains of violin music fill the air of the darkened Pocahontas County Opera House.  Is it the ghost of Sherlock Holmes trying to More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

‘Sherlock Holmes, The Final Adventure’ set for May 15 and 16

Sherlock Holmes says goodbye to “…the first, and last, great love of my life…”  The Final Adventure cast members from left:  standing:  Bob Martin, Wolf Knight, Dwayne Kennison, Clint Carte, Chris More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Opera House welcomes return of The Sweetback Sisters

The Sweetback Sisters return to the Pocahontas County Opera House April 25, at 7:30 p.m., bringing their signature combination of classic country, swing, honky tonk and old-time music. While the Sweetback Sisters More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, April 9th, 2015

Theater and throwbacks coming to the Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House hosts a double-feature weekend with the stage production of Potluck on Friday, April 10, and Beatles/Grateful Dead tribute band Long Strange Night on Saturday, April 11. Both performances More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Bluegrass singer-songwriter Becky Buller coming to Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House welcomes a new addition to its performance calendar with bluegrass fiddler and singer-songwriter Becky Buller on Saturday, March 28, at 7:30 p.m. If you’re a fan of acoustic music, More...

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