GBEMS students learn about governing

Eighth grade students from Green Bank Elementary-Middle School visited the West Virginia state capitol last week for Youth and Government. Front row, from left: Shannon Bircher, Malinda Meck, Sienna Bircher, Jennalee Meck, Kiara Davis, Cheylin Woodruff, Amanda Ryder, Delegate Phil Isner and Stephanie Barkley. Second row, from left: Delegate Bill Hartman, More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

MMS takes first in state archery competition

The Marlinton Middle School archery team took first place at the state archery competition last Saturday at the Charleston Civic Center. Front row, l to r: Ryan Robertson, Jesse Kelly, Jaryd Friel, Makenna McKenny, More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Healing Waters chapter serving Pocahontas County

Healing Waters Hot Springs Chapter program lead Mike Burns, right, shows project participants, from left: Rebecca Lawrence, Brien VanReenen and Dave Hissom, how to tie flies Sunday at the New Hope Lutheran Church More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Spring is baa-ck again

Spring has sprung on the farm of Nate Dean and Luci Mosesso in Buckeye. Two of their Katahdin sheep gave birth to twins. The two black sheep are named Candy and Randy, and the other pair are Mike and Ike. They More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Beam lays out emergency relocation plan

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   It’s always better to be proactive than reactive and that is why Pocahontas County Schools superintendent Terrence Beam has developed an emergency relocation plan for students in More...

By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Cleanup set for Jesse’s Cove Trail

Jesse’s Cove Trail at Watoga State Park was hit hard by the July flood, resulting in considerable damage to the lower half of the trail. Volunteer trail coordinator Ken Springer is seeking volunteers to help with More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Chamber honors Individual and Business of the Year

Left photo: Green Bank resident Jacob Meck thanks the Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce after receiving the Business of the Year award for his family’s businesses. Right photo: Person of the Year, Cara Rose, More...