Elkins resident wins VFW gun raffle

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Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Marlinton Post 4595 Quartermaster Barry Sharp presents a Savage hunting rifle with scope to Darrell Paugh, of Elkins. Paugh’s name was selected as the winner of the VFW gun raffle during the veterans’ dinner at the Pocahontas County Opera House on November 11. The local VFW post will use raffle proceeds to More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Rose, Irvine named Players of Year

Nash Rose, left, and Dalton Irvine. The Pocahontas Times sports staff has named Nash Rose and Dalton Irvine as the Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year for 2014. The standout athletes will receive a plaque More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Marlinton Halloween Spooktacular

Pics from the Marlinton Elementary School Halloween parade on October 31, 2014  More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Art students receive expert instruction

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 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...