Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Now that county voters have rejected the most recent proposed school levy, the Board of Education should pause to ask why two attempts in recent years have failed to raise money to improve Pocahontas County schools. The most obvious explanation is that people don’t like paying property taxes – and don’t want to pay more than is already More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 3 weeks ago
By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor; I believe phonetics is the way to learn to read. I believe the Palmer method is the way to learn to write. I believe the multiplication tables are the way to learn arithmetic. And, although there may More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Gone – but not forgotten. Saw the picture of Logan Davis and Wyatt Workman holding the Axe for beating Richwood in football. When WVMR started broadcasting Warrior football I went down to C. J. Richardson’s More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Please accept this letter as a public service announcement. Motorists, please be aware of the road slip on US Rt. 219, north lane, near the top of Elk Mountain. The slip occurred this past spring. Currently, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor and the people of Marlinton: About a month ago, I found out about the passing of Terry Richardson. My mother – Helen Fuller, maiden name of Helen Sharp – grew up in Marlinton. My grandmother, Gladys More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: In reference to the town’s approval of Bow Hunting/ Blind from 9/1 to 9/30 from back of the water works north. I live on Ninth Street and enjoy my front porch daily. It overlooks a lovely mea-dow-like More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Stories. It’s their personal heartfelt stories that rock me. Stories told by Native American Indians as they cry over their beloved homelands sullied by polluting mines and scarring pipelines. Stories More...