The New Sheriff and the 1962 Marlinton High School Copperheads

The 1962 Marlinton High School Copperheads who won the Northern Greenbrier Valley Championship and were undefeated in nine games during the regular season. Pictured, first row: Assistant Coach Arch Wooddell and Coach Elmer Friel. Second row, l to r: Fairley Workman, Delmas Barb, Bob Galford, Ray Sharp, John Buzzard, Steve Malcomb, Ben Gay, Joe Shafer, More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Bing Brothers featuring Jake Krack return to Opera House

Bing Brothers featuring Jake Krack Traditional music powerhouse the Bing Brothers featuring Jake Krack return to the Pocahontas County Opera House Saturday, April 1, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10. Youth 17 and younger More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Sherbs celebrates 101 years

HAZEL UNDERWOOD SHERBS celebrated her 101st birthday with family and friends Saturday. The pages of the calendar may continue to turn, but Sherbs says she is not going to get old. Photo courtesy of Debbie Corbin Jaynell More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

A BOY

Clipped from a publication and sent in by Floyd Viers, for dedication to the boys of Pocahontas County Published Thursday, November 16, 1950 After a male has grown out of long dresses and triangles, and has acquired More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Oyez, Oyez, Oyez!

TRIALS AT THE  Pocahontas County courthouse provided entertainment for residents of the county. The bell in the tower summoned the devotees. Everyone came – even the dogs. Photo courtesy of Preserving Pocahontas By More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Opry Night features Sugar Run and Stony Bottom Bluegrass

Stony Bottom Bluegrass, from left: Dewitt Daniell, Bob Riggleman, Julie Riggleman, Homer Hunter and Dana Moyers. The annual Opry Night at the Pocahontas County Opera House has come to represent some of the best More...

By Jaynell Graham On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Elk River Ramblers – life, music and a day job

Photo courtesy of Tom WalkerOn October 23, 2016, Pocahontas County musicians took to the stage at the Opera House to pay tribute to businessman, friend and fellow musician Terry Richardson. The Elk River Ramblers, More...