Old fashioned fun at Huntersville Traditions Day

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Ladies and girls in period costume walk through the streets of Huntersville during Traditions Day. Return with us now — to those thrilling days of yesteryear. – Introduction to The Lone Ranger television show Like the producers of The Lone Ranger, the organizers of Huntersville Traditions Day invite everyone to “step back with us in time, More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

County Commission not ready for RAD

The West Virginia banking community has serious concerns with a proposed resort area district (RAD) at Snowshoe, and two banking groups sent a letter to the Pocahontas County Commission describing those concerns. More...

Produce on the Move partners Steve Saffel and Dawn Baldwin-Barrett prepare subscribers baskets at the former Pocahontas Woods building in Marlinton. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

‘Produce on the Move’ brings the farm to you

Produce on the Move partners Steve Saffel and Dawn Baldwin-Barrett prepare subscribers baskets at the former Pocahontas Woods building in Marlinton. S. Stewart photo Sharing produce with their friends and neighbors More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Autumn Harvest Festival transforms Marlinton

2014 Roadkill Cook-off judges were, left to right: Cabela’s Pro-Staff Ambassador and TV personality Mark Millis, of Lansing, Michigan; West Virginia Division of Tourism executive Tina Simpson, of Pinch; and More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Dominion holds open house in Durbin

Pipeline route in county changed A busload of Dominion Resources Corporation representatives arrived in Durbin last Wednesday to conduct an open house at the Durbin Fire Department. The purpose of the open house More...

Monroe County resident Don Dransfield gives a presentation on the Scots-Irish influence on Appalachia to the students at Hillsboro Elementary School last week. Dransfield played several types of bagpipes and shared information on the style of music created by immigrants in West Virginia. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Bagpiper gives history lesson at HES

Monroe County resident Don Dransfield gives a presentation on the Scots-Irish influence on Appalachia to the students at Hillsboro Elementary School last week. Dransfield played several types of bagpipes and shared More...

An auctioneer assistant carries away a hassock during an auction of household goods from Travelers' Repose on September 26, 2014.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Travelers’ Repose sold at auction

An auctioneer assistant carries away a hassock during an auction of household goods from Travelers’ Repose on September 26, 2014. An auction was conducted last Friday and Saturday to sell household belongings More...