Campbelltown School gets new life as community center

The second classroom in the Campbelltown School was converted into a sitting room/Christmas room during the renovation project spearheaded by Campbelltown Church parishioner Nicki Felton. The congregation and community members spent five years restoring the schoolhouse and transforming it into a community center. S. Stewart photo

The second classroom in the Campbelltown School was converted into a sitting room/Christmas room during the renovation project spearheaded by Campbelltown Church parishioner Nicki Felton. The congregation and community members spent five years restoring the schoolhouse and transforming it into a community center. S. Stewart photo Suzanne Stewart Staff More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 5 days ago
The Pocahontas County High School Warriors hosted James Monroe High School in a scrimmage at home Saturday as the team prepares for the upcoming season. A large group of supporters attended the Meet the Team event. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Warriors – energized and ready

The Pocahontas County High School Warriors hosted James Monroe High School in a scrimmage at home Saturday as the team prepares for the upcoming season. A large group of supporters attended the Meet the Team event. More...

Dave and Sandy Weik’s bloodhound Lady Bird sits among the debris in Caldwell where she located missing teen Mykala Phillips. Photo courtesy of Dave Weik
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Local bloodhound helps Greenbrier County find closure

Dave and Sandy Weik’s bloodhound Lady Bird sits among the debris in Caldwell where she located missing teen Mykala Phillips. Photo courtesy of Dave Weik Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Nine days after a devastating More...

By Pocahontas Times On Monday, August 15th, 2016

Labor of Love

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer BECKY AND JODY Spencer celebrated their 21st wedding anniversary August 6 at Watoga State Park – a place where they courted, where they were married, and where they More...

Students at Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, Virginia, performed in the Emerging Artist Fellows concert Thursday at the Green Bank Observatory. From left: Sarah Thomas, Haesol Lee, Julia Rupp and Kaitlin Springer perform a string quartet arrangement by composer Joseph Haydn. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Garth Newel music students wow crowd at annual concert

Students at Garth Newel Music Center in Hot Springs, Virginia, performed in the Emerging Artist Fellows concert Thursday at the Green Bank Observatory. From left: Sarah Thomas, Haesol Lee, Julia Rupp and Kaitlin More...

Twenty-two youngsters who participated in the summer reading program – On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! – at the Durbin and Linwood libaries were rewarded for their efforts with a ride on the Durbin Rocket last week. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Summer readers ride Durbin Rocket

Twenty-two youngsters who participated in the summer reading program – On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! – at the Durbin and Linwood libaries were rewarded for their efforts with a ride on the Durbin Rocket last More...

Vicky Terry has led the Pocahontas County Free Libraries through a number of changes during her five years as director, but the time has come to pass the torch to another. She departs the position with many-a-fond memory and is excited to see the new ideas of a new director.
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

A new chapter for Terry

Vicky Terry has led the Pocahontas County Free Libraries through a number of changes during her five years as director, but the time has come to pass the torch to another. She departs the position with many-a-fond More...

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