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What if some day or night a demon were to steal after you into your loneliest loneliness and say to you: “This life as you now live it and have lived it, you will have to live once more and innumerable times more.” Would you not throw yourself down and gnash your teeth and curse the demon who spoke thus? Or have you once experienced a tremendous More...

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By Vicky Terry On Friday, July 17th, 2015

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A few months back I wrote about a series of murder mysteries, written by Alex Grecian, that I thoroughly enjoyed. The series is called the Scotland Yard Murder Squad, and the fourth book in the series, The Harvest More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

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Some of my recent articles have talked about the generous donations the libraries have received in the past few months from various groups and individuals. We’ve had financial donations which allow us to do some More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

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Summer is here! It’s a time of lazy, hot days full of sunshine, picnics, lemonade and vacations. But for librarians, it’s a time of reading—Summer Reading, to be exact. We know how important it is to keep More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

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Last summer, Mountain State Press announced the publication of My People Was Music, a stunning collaboration of poetry, photography and music/spoken word performances written and produced by Kirk Judd, one of West More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

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Living in Pocahontas County, the interest in the real-life Pocahontas is strong and inevitable. We’ve all heard the stories of the young girl saving the life of John Smith, but there is much more to the life More...

By Nancy Eagan On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

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Durbin Library Grand Opening   June 7 Durbin Community Library will close May 26 only to open in its new location Sunday afternoon, June 7. There will be a short ceremony at 2 p.m. with light refreshments as More...

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