Women artists celebrate at Locust Hill

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Kathy Henry displays her hand painted silk scarves at the Women and the Arts craft show on Saturday in Marlinton. For info, call 304-799-6311. Pocahontas County has a thriving arts community, evidenced by several successful galleries and shops. The county’s newest art gallery opened this spring in Durbin. On Saturday, women in the local arts community More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Officials, groups provide views on gas pipeline

Elected officials, candidates for office, and organizations in West Virginia have begun staking out positions on a proposal to build a large-diameter natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to North Carolina. Four More...

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School music teacher Greg Morgan, right, leads fourth grade students in a lesson on quarter notes. Morgan uses the new program Quaver’s Marvelous World of Music with all his elementary school students.     S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

New program shows students the ‘marvelous world of music’

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School music teacher Greg Morgan, right, leads fourth grade students in a lesson on quarter notes. Morgan uses the new program Quaver’s Marvelous World of Music with all his elementary More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Pipeline generates environmental concerns

A coalition of energy companies, including Dominion Resources, Inc., plans to build a 42-inch gas pipeline through Shavers Fork in this area south of Cheat Bridge and north of Fish Hatchery Run. Construction would More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

DeBerry takes RAD trip to local communities

The Pocahontas County Commission voted down Snowshoe Mountain, Inc.’s petition to create a resort area district (RAD) on August 19. Commissioners Jamie Walker and William Beard cited the large number of questions More...

Author and native Pocahontas Countian Jack Moore visited Green Bank Public Library last week and shared stories from his past, as well as information on the books he has written. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Author shares memories of life in Pocahontas County

Author and native Pocahontas Countian Jack Moore visited Green Bank Public Library last week and shared stories from his past, as well as information on the books he has written. S. Stewart photo He may be a published More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Manchin talks economics in Green Bank

Senator Joe Manchin, right, speaks with a National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) employee during an economic forum in Green Bank on August 26. Manchin talked about different funding options to keep the Green More...