Fall back and sleep an extra hour

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Remember that hour of sleep we lost one night back in March?  Well, we will get it back this Sunday night. That, plus the fact that it won’t be pitch black when I wake up at 6 a.m. are about the only two good things I can think of about this time change.  This Sunday, November 6, at 2 a.m., clocks in most More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Trying to get ahead of the weather

The first thing to know about the wooly worm is that it isn’t a worm at all.  It’s the larval stage of a Isabella Tiger Moth caterpillar. While it’s fun to predict the weather by their markings, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Edray Industrial Park Open House

Greenbrier Valley Economic Development Corporation and Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce invite the public to an open house at the Edray Industrial Park on Route 219 in Edray, Wednesday, October 19, from 11:30 More...

By Jaynell Graham On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Winners ~ 2016 West Virginia RoadKill Cook-off

First place – $1,200 prize Winner – East Meets West Virginia for their “One Ton Won Tons: Smashed Pota”doe” Patties, Chinese Chef Boar R-D Noodles, T-Boned Elk over Grits, Thumper Bumper over Grits.” Roadkill More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Burton’s Enterprises celebrates five years in business

BURTON’S ENTERPRISES IN Hillsboro celebrated its fifth anniversary last week with several special sales, culminating with free hot dogs, chips and drinks on Saturday. The small town “mall” is located just More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Dominion Donates

Dominion Foundation Representative Robin Mutscheller, left, presents a check to Pocahontas County Family Resource Network Representative Becky Campbell. Earlier this month, the FRN was awarded a $5,000 grant from More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Vandals damage mailboxes around the county

Residents in several areas of the county had their mailboxes damaged or destroyed over the weekend. When a mailbox containing mail is vandalized, it becomes a federal offense. Marlinton Postmaster Janice Good said More...

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