A time to remember what can’t be forgotten

MEMBERS OF MARLINTON Fire Department and Rescue Squad were in attendance Sunday at the 9-11 ceremony. The American flag, coupled with the ladder of the fire turck, served as thought-provoking reminders of September 11, 2001. A Remembrance Ceremony was held Sunday at the Gazebo Park on Main Street in Marlinton. It was a beautiful September day, much More...

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By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

What’s the Word?

Scrapbook – a book with blank pages to which you attach photographs, letters, newspaper stories, etc., that help you remember a person or time. ~ Merriam Webster Dictionary   Scrapbooking became quite the rage More...

By Jaynell Graham On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Juanita Fireball and the Continental Drifters

More than music Photo courtesy of Mary Sue BurnsJuanita Fireball and the Continental Drifters at Huntersville Tradition Day. Pictured standing, l to r: Jay Lockman, Mike Burns, John Sparks, Wayne Walton and Terry More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

As it was, so it is

THERE ARE TIMES in this rural county when farmers find themselves in need of the skills long associated with Pocahontas County – the skills of a bear hunter and his dog. Jamie Walker, left, and his dad, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Fatal Boiler Explosion ~ 1906

THIS PHOTO SHOWS the aftermath of the explosion, and parts of the boiler can be found today near the explosion site. Brent Moore, of Dunmore, offers this interesting addition to the story: Hosterman is about halfway More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Marlinton High School Class of ’54 reunion

Members of the Marlinton High School Class of 1954 – Row 1, from left: Mary Louise Bowers Workman, Marilyn Ryder Alvaro, Doris Ella Cooper Lustine, Mary Jarvis Currence, Adele Friel Smith, Barbara Varney More...

By Jaclyn Hollandsworth On Friday, June 3rd, 2016

Reunions

Milburn Sharp Family: Saturday, September 3, noon at the Marlinton Municipal Park, Stillwell. Bring a covered dish. 34th Annual Robert, Mary A. and Carrie V. Starks Family: Saturday, September 3, 5 p.m. at the Pavilion More...

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