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Pocahontas County Board of Education Technology Coordinator Ruth Bland speaks to the Pocahontas County Commission during Tuesday morning’s Commission meeting. Pictured, left to right: Commissioners Jamie Walker, David McLaughlin and William Beard, Commission Assistant Sue Helton and Bland. During Tuesday morning’s meeting, the Pocahontas More...

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The Buffalo Creek and Gauley 2-8-0 No. 4 locomotive at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer, in the early 1990s. Photo courtesy of North Carolina Transportation Museum
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

West Virginia-born locomotive coming to Cass

The Buffalo Creek and Gauley 2-8-0 No. 4 locomotive at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in Spencer, in the early 1990s. Photo courtesy of North Carolina Transportation Museum Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The More...

Knapps Creek Trout Lodge is located on Ninth Avenue in Marlinton, right beside the river. Lodge operators Mark Mitchell, Anne Mitchell and Mark Hengemible plan to offer fishing, hiking and biking tours, and more to visitors of the lodge. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Knapps Creek Trout Lodge ready for spring

Knapps Creek Trout Lodge is located on Ninth Avenue in Marlinton, right beside the river. Lodge operators Mark Mitchell, Anne Mitchell and Mark Hengemible plan to offer fishing, hiking and biking tours, and more More...

Pocahontas County High School senior Kindra Carr will receive her State Degree at the State FFA Convention at Cedar Lakes this summer. Photo courtesy of Erwin Berry
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

PCHS FFA president receives State Degree

Pocahontas County High School senior Kindra Carr will receive her State Degree at the State FFA Convention at Cedar Lakes this summer. Photo courtesy of Erwin Berry Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Pocahontas County More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Marlinton Civil War mural dedicated

Artist Molly Must stands in front of her Civil War theme mural following Sunday’s dedication ceremony. Must said she wanted to convey the hardships on the home front during the war with her work. Historians, More...

A Virginia Big-eared bat.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Biennial bat count shows continuing losses to WNS

This unfortunate Little Brown Bat is afflicted with WNS. The fungus can be seen growing on the bat’s muzzle. The fungus irritates bats and causes them to become active in winter, when they should be hibernating. More...

Customers at Deb Ann’s Fabrics in Hillsboro peruse fabrics in the new section of the store. Owner Deb Ann Walker said she had to expand the store to accommodate her customers’ needs. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Deb Ann’s Fabrics lets out the seams

Customers at Deb Ann’s Fabrics in Hillsboro peruse fabrics in the new section of the store. Owner Deb Ann Walker said she had to expand the store to accommodate her customers’ needs. S. Stewart photo Suzanne More...

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