PSD opens Snowshoe sewer bids on 18th

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The PSD board in session on March 9, 2015. Pictured, left to right: PSD board members David Litsey and Tom Shipley, PSD attorney Chris Negley, and PSD board member Amon Tracey. The Pocahontas County Public Service District (PSD) board is hoping that bids for construction of the Snowshoe wastewater project come in under budget on March 18. If they don’t, More...

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The Royal Court of the first Pocahontas County Senior Citizens March for Meals Pageant are, from left: Peggy McCall, Ruth Taylor and Nellie Adkison. The pageant was the kick-off event for the March for Meals fundraising season. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Seniors shine at first annual pageant

The Royal Court of the first Pocahontas County Senior Citizens March for Meals Pageant are, from left: Peggy McCall, Ruth Taylor and Nellie Adkison. The pageant was the kick-off event for the March for Meals fundraising More...

A large ice jam in the East Fork of the Greenbrier River in Bartow caused flooding on the land owned by Derek and Chasity Taylor. The water entered the family’s garage. Photo courtesy of Shawn Dunbrack
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Ice jam causes flooding in Bartow

A large ice jam in the East Fork of the Greenbrier River in Bartow caused flooding on the land owned by Derek and Chasity Taylor. The water entered the family’s garage. Photo courtesy of Shawn Dunbrack Suzanne More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Forest Service restoring Upper Greenbrier watershed

A Forest Service work crew places a tree in a stream bed last year as part of the Upper Greenbrier North Watershed/Aquatics restoration project. Trees in the stream control flow, reduce erosion, and create pools More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

Commission approves courthouse upgrades

The Pocahontas County Commission and Commission Assistant Sue Helton inspect the second floor of the courthouse on Tuesday morning. Helton took the lead in advocating for major upgrades on the floor, including new More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

NAPA’s got it – come and get it

If you haven’t been to NAPA lately, then you haven’t been to NAPA. Lots of changes have taken place there in the past couple of months. Although the store, located just off Rt. 219 above Marlinton, has helped More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Legislature to reconsider RAD statute

Snowshoe Mountain photo. The fight over a Snowshoe resort area district (RAD) has reached the State Legislature. After Snowshoe Mountain, Inc., agreed to changes to the original RAD statute, Delegate Bill Hartman More...

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