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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Bing Brothers featuring Jake Krack return to Opera House

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 are admitted free of charge. For...

Sherbs celebrates 101 years

Jaynell Graham Editor “I’m not going to get old,” 101 year old Hazel Sherbs said, with a twinkle in her eye. And, indeed, when it comes down to enjoying life, she is not old at all. As...

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...

Oyez, Oyez, Oyez!

By Alice McClintic Moore 1904 ~ 1986 One of my favorite amusements, as a child, was attending court. Court was held three times a year in our county, and the sessions drew an audience that comprised...

Opry Night features Sugar Run and Stony Bottom Bluegrass

The annual Opry Night at the Pocahontas County Opera House has come to represent some of the best bluegrass and traditional talent in the region. This year’s headliners, Sugar Run and Stony Bottom Bluegrass, will...

Elk River Ramblers – life, music and a day job

Convey – to cause to pass from one place or person to another. – Merriam Webster Dictionary As we travel this road of life we often come in contact with unforgettable sights, sounds and voices. Someone...

Ben Sollee brings ‘Infowars’ to Marlinton

Kentucky songwriter, composer and storyteller Ben Sollee returns to the Pocahontas County Opera House Friday, November 18, at 7:30 p.m., following the October release of his latest album. In Sollee’s first full-length studio record in...