Mayor’s Wall installed at Marlinton Town Hall

Photographs of all the former mayors of the town of Marlinton were installed in a display at Marlinton Town Hall Thursday. From left, Kenneth Faulknier, Dottie Kellison and Joe Smith watch as Dennis Driscoll hangs one of the photos. The three former mayor’s – Kellison, Smith and Driscoll took turns hanging the photos. Faulknier placed his father’s, Guy Richard Faulknier – photo. S. Stewart photo

Photographs of all the former mayors of the town of Marlinton were installed in a display at Marlinton Town Hall Thursday. From left, Kenneth Faulknier, Dottie Kellison and Joe Smith watch as Dennis Driscoll hangs one of the photos. The three former mayor’s – Kellison, Smith and Driscoll took turns hanging the photos. Faulknier placed his father’s, More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 3 weeks ago
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Burns Motor Freight drivers earn statewide honors

BURNS MOTOR Freight drivers took major awards at the West Virginia Trucking Association banquet June 20 in Charleston – Eugene Collins, Professional Driver of the Year; James R. Bailes, West Virginia Public Service More...

The beginner and intermediate fiddle class at Allegheny Echoes practiced songs last week at the gazebo at Stillwell Park in Marlinton. From left, Joan Vance, T.D. Sparks and Sarah Riley play “Old Gray Mare,” as instructor Danny Arthur accompanies them on guitar. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Fiddlin’ around at Allegheny Echoes

The beginner and intermediate fiddle class at Allegheny Echoes practiced songs last week at the gazebo at Stillwell Park in Marlinton. From left, Joan Vance, T.D. Sparks and Sarah Riley play “Old Gray Mare,” as More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

GNCC racing returns to Snowshoe for eighth year

From left to right: Robert Smith, Kevin Trantham and Bryan Buckhannon took to the podium after their 4×4 Pro class wins. Trantham emerged victorious, securing his fourth win of the season, while Smith and Buckhannon More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Air Guns trump Hoses in fundraiser

A hard-fought battle for a good cause took place Friday night at Marlinton Middle School’s gymnasium, when the Air Guns of Burns Motor Freight took on the MarlintonFire Department Hoses. Cailey Moore Staff More...

first time participant Kevin Kinzer, of Beckley, practices his casting skills at the Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing weekend held at the 4-H camp in Thornwood, while fly fishing expert Jack Bell observes his progress. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Veterans learn to ‘fly’ at Project Healing Waters

first time participant Kevin Kinzer, of Beckley, practices his casting skills at the Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing weekend held at the 4-H camp in Thornwood, while fly fishing expert Jack Bell observes his More...

The spacious main room of the Durbin Community Library has an inviting atmosphere for those looking for a book to read or information from the World Wide Web.  At Saturday’s opening, visitors learned about the history of Durbin and surrounding areas. Enjoying the new space, from left: Bill McNeel, Jason Bauserman, Bruce McKean, Kathy Henry, Tim Henry and Terry Hackney. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Durbin Community Library holds grand opening

The spacious main room of the Durbin Community Library has an inviting atmosphere for those looking for a book to read or information from the World Wide Web. At Saturday’s opening, visitors learned about the More...

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