2016 Candidate Forum – Board of Education

Board of Education candidates, from left: Norman Alderman, Sam Gibson, Lynn Jordan, Michael Vance and Joe Walker.

Board of Education candidates, from left: Norman Alderman, Sam Gibson, Lynn Jordan, Michael Vance and Joe Walker. Allegheny Mountain Radio hosted Candidate Forums for the county and state election. Board of Education candidates Norman Alderman, Sam Gibson, Lynn Jordan, Michael Vance and Joe Walker answered five questions asked by AMR Pocahontas County More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 10 hours ago
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

PEIA insuring healthy lifestyle

Cailey Moore Staff Writer The beginning of Spring is a time for change – a time for goals and resolutions to be made – and for those in Pocahontas County, the Marlinton Community Wellness Center is a place where More...

Tim Sacca digs tiny holes for his daughter, Emma, as she places pinwheels on the lawn of the Pocahontas County Courthouse. The whimsical pinwheels are reminiscent of childhood and are used to capture the attention of community members in the hopes of preventing future child abuse. The pinwheels will remain on the lawn until May 2. C. D. Moore photo
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

County remembers on children’s memorial flag day

Tim Sacca digs tiny holes for his daughter, Emma, as she places pinwheels on the lawn of the Pocahontas County Courthouse. The whimsical pinwheels are reminiscent of childhood and are used to capture the attention More...

BUS DRIVER TRAINER Jimmy Ryder puts potential substitutes behind the wheel as they learn the ins and outs of driver safety. The training also includes various obstacle courses. Above, bus driver trainee Evan Rose expertly backs a school bus into the designated area at the Green Bank school. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

School bus driver passes on knowledge to new recruits

BUS DRIVER TRAINER Jimmy Ryder puts potential substitutes behind the wheel as they learn the ins and outs of driver safety. The training also includes various obstacle courses. Above, bus driver trainee Evan Rose More...

Glenville State College Associate Professor of Forestry  Dr. Brian Perkins, second from right, demonstrates how to properly slice into wood to expose its pores at the GSC Natural Resource Exploration Day Saturday in Huntersville. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

GSC Exploration Day a hit

Glenville State College Associate Professor of Forestry Dr. Brian Perkins, second from right, demonstrates how to properly slice into wood to expose its pores at the GSC Natural Resource Exploration Day Saturday More...

Dr. Cindy Lightner, DVM
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Greenbrier Veterinary – providing local pet care for 27 years

Dr. Cindy Lightner, DVM Cailey Moore Staff Writer Recognizing Pocahontas County’s need for a local office, Greenbrier Veterinary Hospital, of Lewisburg, began bringing its services to Marlinton in the late More...

CRAFT SUPPLIES CLOSE to home – that’s what
Melissa Totten offers. Melissa’s Knit and Hobby Shop
is now open at Burton’s Enterprises in Hillsboro. Go
no further for yarn, embroidery thread, art supplies
and more. C. D. Moore photo
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Craft supply store opens in Hillsboro

CRAFT SUPPLIES CLOSE to home – that’s what Melissa Totten offers. Melissa’s Knit and Hobby Shop is now open at Burton’s Enterprises in Hillsboro. Go no further for yarn, embroidery thread, art supplies and More...