Carpentry students nail SkillsUSA competition

Pocahontas County High School senior Travis Taylor took first place in carpentry at the state SkillsUSA competition. Pocahontas County High School TeamWorks members stand within the structure they built at the state SkillsUSA competition at Camp Dawson. From left, Patrick Collins, Chad Burns, Wes Brown and Chris Varner earned second place for their efforts. Photos courtesy of Duane Gibson

Pocahontas County High School senior Travis Taylor took first place in carpentry at the state SkillsUSA competition. Pocahontas County High School TeamWorks members stand within the structure they built at the state SkillsUSA competition at Camp Dawson. From left, Patrick Collins, Chad Burns, Wes Brown and Chris Varner earned second place for their More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Local WVSP Detachment Commander retires

West Virginia State Police Sergeant Glenn Galloway with former President Bill Clinton at the Lewisburg Airport in 2003. During his 25-year police career, Galloway met several dignitaries, including former President More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Delegate Campbell updates BOE

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the board of education meeting Monday night, special guest Delegate Denise Campbell updated board members on the education bills which were passed or vetoed during the recent legislative More...

ACTORS IN THE Marlinton United Methodist Church after-school program, Kids Rock, show off the costumes  from an Easter play the group presented Palm Sunday. First row, from left: Ally Ramsey, Rachel Felton and Evan Hamrick. Second row, from left: Riley Pollack, Tailor Hoke, Bailey Barrett, Kailynn Dean, Ella Woodhouse, Kimberly Underwood, Jaryd Friel and Ethan Hamrick. Third row, from left: Elizabeth Smithson, Edmond Akers and Micayla Bryant. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Kids Rock at Marlinton UMC after-school program

ACTORS IN THE Marlinton United Methodist Church after-school program, Kids Rock, show off the costumes from an Easter play the group presented Palm Sunday. First row, from left: Ally Ramsey, Rachel Felton More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Commission will not pay Price legal bills

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, More...

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...

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