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 to gather them, but you’ll have to hurry if you’re going to beat the the squirrels. Black walnuts are walnuts with original American 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...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Burns plays in All-Star Football Classic

2015 PCHS grad Chad Burns, right, with his dad and high school football coach, Doug. Chad Burns was selected to play in the 2015 WCHS Fox-11 North-South All-Star Football Classic at Laidley Field in Charleston June More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Welcome Home

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer You might be from around here if: • you can’t go visit most of your relatives without getting the vehicle muddy, and it better have four-wheel drive. • you have a More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Cock-a-doodle-dooing with Rose Dobbins

Those in attendance at Friday’s Art Guild painting class came from varying levels of expertise and mediums. Here, an oil painter works at shaping her rooster’s tail feathers. C. Moore photo Cailey Moore Staff More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

‘I do declare’

CHURCH,  SOCIALS, cakewalks, and especially an event like the annual Fourth of July parade, called for folks to put on their Sunday-go-to meetin’ clothes and put their best foot forward. Photo courtesy of Preserving More...