MHS Class of ’54 reunion

Marlinton High School Class of 1954 pictured l to r: Front row, Freda Underwood Thompson, Shirley Kelly Smith, Nancy Ward Currence, Barbara Varnery Kelly, Marilyn Ryder Alvaro, Doris Ella Cooper Lustine, Phyllis Shumaker Merrell and Ward Jackson. Second row, JoAnne Beverage Gardner, Kenneth Townsend, Mary Louise Bowers Workman, Dorothy Weatherholt Kellison, Patricia Landis McNeill and Robert Sheilds. Third row, Adele Friel Loudermilk, Mary Jarvis Currence, Martin Bell, Steve Smith, Fred Burns, Jr., Don Ervine and Richard Sharp.

Marlinton High School Class of 1954 pictured l to r: Front row, Freda Underwood Thompson, Shirley Kelly Smith, Nancy Ward Currence, Barbara Varnery Kelly, Marilyn Ryder Alvaro, Doris Ella Cooper Lustine, Phyllis Shumaker Merrell and Ward Jackson. Second row, JoAnne Beverage Gardner, Kenneth Townsend, Mary Louise Bowers Workman, Dorothy Weatherholt Kellison, More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Bad Men of Greenbrier

Pocahontas Sheriff and Deputy Take Them July 1914 In June 1913, Theodore Hoke, aged fifty years, and Jesse Hoke, his son, ages 24 years, were tried in the circuit court of Greenbrier county upon a charge of stealing More...

Chuck Love poses with one of his many musical instruments. Love says he has "nearly a music store" in the couple's living room.  His wife, Agnes, says she is "very understanding."
By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Following a dream

The January 4, 1964 edition of The Pocahontas Times contained the following bit of news: On TV “Charles Lovelace, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Lovelace, formerly of Marlinton, was on Channel 7 on the Lori More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Little Levels Heritage Fair Vespers Service

The Little Levels Heritage Fair draws to a close each year with a Vespers Service on Sunday evening at the McNeel Cemetery in Hillsboro. This year’s service was dedicated to the late Jacob Moffett “Mac” McNeel. More...

OREANA “RENE” WHITE, wearing a 4-H T-shirt and standing on the steps of the Pocahontas County Opera House.  The photo captures just two of the areas that have benefited from White’s years of dedication and hard work. Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Cara Rose had this to say about White: “Over the many years I have had the privilege of knowing Rene White, many times I have passed her home and wondered how on Earth she has been able to maintain her stamina for giving so much of herself to our community.” S. Stewart photo
By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, June 19th, 2014

White and Srodes honored with Governor’s Service Awards

  OREANA “RENE” WHITE, wearing a 4-H T-shirt and standing on the steps of the Pocahontas County Opera House. The photo captures just two of the areas that have benefited from White’s years of dedication More...

This one for sure
By Jaynell Graham On Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Generation to generation

  Scott Hayes is content on his parcel of the world on Back Mountain Road, just above Durbin. He lived there early on with his parents, and he is raising his own family there now. “We moved on this mountain More...

Rain didn't dampen the spirits of these fly-fishermen and women Saturday who attended the Orvis class at the Pocahontas Fish and Game Adventures’ cabin on Stony Creek. Pictured, l to r: Paul Hicks, of Parkersburg, property co-owner Roger Trusler, of Marlinton, Carol Greening, of Belpre, Ohio, Scott Fisher, of Lower Salem, Ohio, Dave Carpenter, of Little Hocking, Ohio, Bob Hicks, of Parkersburg, and property co-owner Ernie Shaw, of Marlinton. J. Graham photo
By Greg Hamons On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

A fire, a fly and a rainy afternoon

“The two best times to fish is when it’s rainin’ and when it ain’t.” ~ Patrick F. McManus The fairly steady rain on Saturday was nothing short of miserable for folks who had to be outside. But no matter More...