Art students receive expert instruction

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Art students David Holmes and Bill McNeel listen to advice from instructors John Telisko and Cyla Allison during an oil painting class at the Pocahontas County Art Guild in Marlinton last Friday. Guest instructor Telisko is an award winning artist from Lewisburg. During the class, several beginners got started on oil paintings, which they will be able More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Kitty and bowl dumped near Frost

This friendly little cat and his food bowl were dumped on a side road near Frost in the first week of October. Anyone with information on this little fellow and who might have abandoned him should call Geoff Hamill More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Baxter Church to celebrate Harvest Day

George and Kestra Pritchard, of Dunmore, show off the 2014 Harvest Day quilt, hand-crafted by Baxter Presbyterian Church members and friends. The quilt will be sold at auction during the Harvest Day celebration More...

A semi truck carrying a load of pallets crashed Friday night going up Cheat Mountain, three miles north of Durbin. Rescue squads from Cass, Durbin, Huttonsville, Mill Creek and Randolph County responded to the scene. The squads worked together for an hour to extricate the driver from the wreckage. The driver, who was reported to be conscious and alert, was air evacuated from Mill Creek to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. A passenger was also evacuated from the scene. Photo courtesy Bill Liebman.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Semi truck crashes near Durbin

A semi truck carrying a load of pallets crashed Friday night going up Cheat Mountain, three miles north of Durbin. Rescue squads from Cass, Durbin, Huttonsville, Mill Creek and Randolph County responded to the scene. More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Middle-Junior football Warriors prepare for action

Head Coach J.R. Kiner teaches blocking techniques during Pocahontas County Middle/Junior football practice on Monday afternoon. The Middle/ Junior Warriors open their season at home on Tuesday, September 2 at 6 More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Volunteers work on PCHS softball field

A group of volunteers gathered on Saturday morning to work on the Pocahontas County High School softball field. The volunteers installed new sections of fence along the infield baselines. The team is hoping their More...

The Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Auxiliary held a luncheon at Dorie's Restaurant on Monday to celebrate the group's 42 years of service to the hospital. The Auxiliary raises money for PMH through various activities, including the Christmas Love Lite Tree, the PMH Gift Shop and community health fairs. Several Auxiliary and PMH officers attended the luncheon, including Auxiliary President Doris Jean Weatherholt, PMH CEO Barbara Lay and PMH Board of Trustees President Dr. Robert Must. During the event, special honors were bestowed upon Mary Broce to recognize her 26 years and more than 5,000 hours of volunteer service to the residents of Pocahontas County. In the photo, left to right, Weatherholt, Broce and Must.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

PMH Auxiliary recognizes long-time volunteer

The Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Auxiliary held a luncheon at Dorie’s Restaurant on Monday to celebrate the group’s 42 years of service to the hospital. The Auxiliary raises money for PMH through various More...