The Friendly Beasts

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Once a year during this miraculous season  The story is told of how animals can reason, And speak to each other just for the one night When Christmas arrives at the stroke of midnight; As a gift for the love to a babe they did show On a holy night in a barn all those years long ago. Settle yourself down if a More...

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By Jaynell Graham On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Project update

            THINGS CONTINUE TO move up on the corner of Main Street and Third Avenue, future home of the proposed Tudor’s Biscuit World. The New York Times recently ran an article More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Prepare now for a Christmas bloom

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer The Christmas cactus has been a favorite houseplant since grandma’s day. It’s not unusual for a single plant to be passed down from generation-to-generation because they’re More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Don’t leave the leaves

Assemble your supplies – leaves, waxed paper, iron and pressing cloth. L.D. Bennett photos Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer What a shame it would be to let all those beautiful autumn leaves go to waste. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

A wealth of black walnuts

Black walnuts In their hulls resemble large limes.  L.D. Bennett photo Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer This time of year, our black walnut trees are dropping their hulls by the bushel, and it’s time More...

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By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Warrior golf takes sixth at states

Pocahontas County High School junior Brandon Wilfong was selected All Tournament at the state meet in Wheeling. Wilfong is pictured here with coach Phillip Anderson. Photo courtesy of Jetta Wilfong Cailey Moore Staff More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

FRN Re-Sale Shop is open for business

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer The Family Resource Network is proud to say that its new “Re-Sale Shop,” heretofore informally called “The Yard Sale Shop” opened in July and has really started to More...