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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 kids reading throughout their summer break, and so we try to make it a fun time by offering Summer Reading Programs at our library branches. More...

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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...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

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I would like to take some time this week to highlight a, perhaps, little-known service offered by Pocahontas County Free Libraries. If you are interested in getting a contractor’s license, but don’t want to More...

By Vicky Terry On Thursday, May 7th, 2015

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Librarians sort and categorize books. It’s what we do. We split fiction from non-fiction; reference books which must stay on the premises from those books we let you check out and take home. We put books in More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

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I listed people who have generously donated to the Pocahontas County Free Libraries in 2014 and 2015, specifically the McClintic, Green Bank and Hillsboro branches – or just the libraries in general. Some people More...

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