Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: Now that warm weather is finally upon us (well, most of the time), we begin to put the harsh, cold winter behind us and look forward to our summer activities outside, in the garden and with family and friends. As a last hurrah to winter, though, I would like to take this opportunity to extend a huge and hearty “thank you” for the fantastic More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Letter to the Editor

Shared letter from Senator Jay Rockefeller to Alice Arbuckle, of Hillsboro. Dear Alice: Thank you for contacting me to share your thoughts regarding the Birthplace of Rivers National Monument proposal. It is always More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Beginning with the end of March black bears with their cubs will be leaving their dens and wandering around.  Often the sow will leave the den before one or more of her cubs can keep up with her.  These More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: In a March 6 letter to the editor in support of the National Monument proposal, it was stated that Mountain State anglers are too concerned about rivers to sit back and watch the federal government More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: The health insurance tax that took effect in January as part of the Affordable Care Act was originally intended for health insurance companies. The problem is, they are expected to pass the cost over More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: We have all been hearing and reading about the disastrous chemical spill into the Elk River in the Charleston area. All West Virginians should take this catastrophe as a wake-up call. We must stay alert More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Associated Press reports that our state legislature is considering a bill to allow the practice of “herd sharing” to enable West Virginians to consume raw milk. As a dairy farmer, encouraging milk More...