Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: A life worth remembering In September 2015, a very important and influential young man passed away due to the deadly effects of tobacco use. Gruen Von Behrens was only 13 when he tried his first dip of chewing tobacco. Little did he know that after only one use, he would become highly addicted to this deadly substance and his life would More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: I read in The Pocahontas Times, September 17 on page 9 about the sumac tree, and I enjoyed it very much. But I would like to add to it. Maybe someone reads The Pocahontas Times that never heard of it. When More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: I learned today that the House of Representatives passed  the “Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2015.”   This bill is referred to as the RAPID Act.  The bill passed More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: The Charleston Gazette-Mail front paged an article Monday, September 14, stating the Legislative Auditor’s Office had found that the West Virginia Department of Education had underfunded 36 school More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: My family has had a camp at “Dodge City” since 1963. I love Pocahontas County for many reasons. One being the residents. Last Monday, I absentmindedly drove off on Rt. 28 with my wallet on the bumper More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: My name is Donnie Kopp, and I live and work in Clarksburg. I am the Circuit Clerk here in Harrison County and I am an avid bicyclist. I have a trailer over in Pendleton County and on Friday July 10, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: I wish to commend the Pocahontas County Commission on their initiative for maintaining support for the Pocahontas County Water Resources Commission.  This commission sets an important precedent for More...