Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I am writing to encourage people to come out and express their opinions at the special County Commission meetings about the Snowshoe RAD on Monday, July 7, at 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 19, at 10 a.m., both meetings will be held at the courthouse. I am opposed to the Resort Area District (RAD). I do not think a company should be allowed More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: RE: 1945 Honor Roll Billboard -A powerful standard bearer message The Pocahontas Times issue of May 29, 2014 pictured the huge 1945 public billboard, listing well over 1,200 young men and women who More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

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 More...

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...