Pocahontas senior citizens programs reduced by budget cuts

The demographics of the State of West Virginia are of great concern to politicians and others in state government. The state’s loss of population is of concern to those dealing with workforce, employment and economic issues. The increasing age of the state’s population concerns those working in senior health and welfare programs. Rational More...

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By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Young visits Ukraine with Campus Crusade for Christ

Students share experience of struggle during wartime In 2013, retired principal and Dunmore resident Charles “Bill” Young went to Romania with the Campus Crusade for Christ to teach college students in the English More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Old fashioned fun at Huntersville Traditions Day

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 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...

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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...