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Sunday, April 30, 2017

GBEMS students ‘Bake for Good’

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer The art of baking bread has been around for thousands of years, and the recipes have changed many times. Some recipes in the Middle Ages even called for sawdust, chalk and clay....

Commission hears from the past, present and future

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Tuesday's Pocahontas County Commission meeting began right on time with an interesting and varied agenda. Commissioner David McLaughlin reported that the ad seeking a Water Task Force administrator had elicited 10...

Jeanie’s Stylin’ Salon welcomes Sherry Alderman

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer It’s never too late to realize your dream – something Sherry Alderman, of Hillsboro, recently learned when she received her degree in cos- metology from New River Community and Technical College in...

‘Something better to do’

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer   The Pocahontas County Prevention Coalition had planned to host a free showing of  the movie “The Secret Life of Pets” Friday night to start off a year-long program called “Something Better To...

School transportation strives for a safe ride, every time

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Whether it’s purchasing new buses to replace old ones or implementing route options during inclement weather, the Pocahontas County Schools transportation department, headed by director Ruth Bland has one thing and one...

Computer science – catch the bug

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Computer science may have just been added to the curriculum at Pocahontas County High School last year, but it has already made a huge impact on the students and teacher involved. Last week,...

BFD/Cass dispute put to rest

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Members of the Bartow-Frank-Durbin fire and rescue squad, Cass volunteer fire department, Pocahontas County fire board and Pocahontas County EMS authority met at the Green Bank Observatory last Thursday to discuss fire...