Athletes run 76-mile GBRT for charity


Five athletes ran and biked the entire 76-mile length of the Greenbrier River Trail on June 21 to raise funds for Payton House Hospice in Lewisburg. Donors pledged as much as $3 per mile and the Robert C. Byrd Clinic contributed an additional $500, raising a total amount of $4,104. The group started the 18-hour trek at Cass at 5 a.m. and arrived at More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

PCHS basketball teams looking good in summer practice

The Pocahontas County High School Warriors are allowed to play practice basketball games until the Fourth of July. In practice games so far this summer, both the boys and girls teams are having a lot of success. More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

There ain’t no “G” in Marlinton

A recently installed road sign in Minnehaha Springs.                 THERE AIN’T NO “G” IN MARLINTON By Andrew Price, first mayor of Marlinton 1871 – More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Dirt Bean to re-open on 3rd Avenue

Kristy Lanier stands at the location where she will re-open her popular Dirt Bean CafĂ© and Bike Shop. The new location is on Third Avenue in Marlinton, adjacent to the Pocahontas County Opera House and across the More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Great day at Snowshoe Wine and Jazz Festival

Young people, old people and everyone in-between enjoyed a gorgeous Saturday afternoon for Snowshoe’s 15th Annual Wine and Jazz Festival. The event featured gourmet food, wine sampling and entertainment by More...

By Geoff Hamill On Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Boxley crews clean up Greenbrier River Trail

On a Saturday morning before the Great Greenbrier River Race, 50 Boxley Materials Company employees and family members cleaned up the Greenbrier River Trail between Marlinton and Buckeye. The volunteers from several More...