Southern States Co-op donates to putt-putt project

Southern States - Marlinton Co-op Manager Robert Lee, left, presented a check for $500 to Watoga Foundation board member Alfred Dean, Jr. for the foundation’s proposed putt-putt course at the state park. Pictured, l to r: Lee, Dean, Mary Dawson, David Elliott, Jody Spencer and Frankie Hammons. S. Stewart photo

Southern States – Marlinton Co-op Manager Robert Lee, left, presented a check for $500 to Watoga Foundation board member Alfred Dean, Jr. for the foundation’s proposed putt-putt course at the state park. Pictured, l to r: Lee, Dean, Mary Dawson, David Elliott, Jody Spencer and Frankie Hammons. S. Stewart photo Watoga State Park Foundation, Inc. More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 1 month ago
The sycamore’s spectacular branches and peeling camouflage-colored bark make a dramatic display, even in winter.
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

The stately skeleton trees of winter

The sycamore’s spectacular branches and peeling camouflage-colored bark make a dramatic display, even in winter. Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer I love sycamore trees. This time of year, if you’re anywhere More...

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By Brandon Nottingham On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Jolly St. Nick in Durbin

Following the Durbin parade, Santa took time to visit with boys and girls at the Durbin Library to find out what was on their Christmas list. Andrea Rabel was Santa’s Helper. The library staff provided refreshments More...

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By Suzanne Stewart On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Elf Limited on track to Christmas Joy

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park resembled the North Pole last week as the Christmas in Cass celebration brought visitors together with music, art, food and a special train ride. The Mountain Rail Adventures “Elf More...

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By Suzanne Stewart On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Getting in the Christmas spirit

Santa took time from his busy schedule to visit with children at the Rotary sponsored Dinner with Santa. Pictured with Santa is Makiya Burns, daughter of Jeremy and Pam Burns, of Marlinton. A chill in the air More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

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 More...

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...