Open House at historic Fort Warwick

If you have a family connection to militia members who may have served at Fort Warwick between 1774 and 1783, if you are a history buff or if you are just curious, you are...

USFA prescribed burn on Guinn Ridge

Monongahela National Forest fire managers will continue spring prescribed burns on Guinn Ridge (1,462 acres) in Pocahontas County, Thursday, April 13, Friday, April 14. Guinn Ridge is located just east of Green Bank. A...

PCHS schedule to change next year

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting Monday afternoon, Pocahontas County High School principal Joe Riley updated the board on his plan to change the high school’s schedule from block...

Pat White to attend Snowshoe’s WVU Mountaineer Family Camps

Snowshoe Mountain, together with the West Virginia University Alumni Association and Adventure West Virginia, has announced that Mountaineer Football legend Pat White will take part in the inaugural WVU Mountaineer Camps this summer. The...

An Ounce of Prevention

National Prevention Week 2017 “MAKING EACH DAY COUNT” National Prevention Week celebrates healthier, happier individuals and communities Region 6, West Virginia – SAMHSA, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, will sponsor...

Williams River Road open to through travel

Williams River Road (Forest Road 86) on the Gauley Ranger District in Monongahela National Forest is now fully open to motor vehicle use, with certain safety measures in place. Previously, a portion of the...

The sarvisberry tree ~ a harbinger of spring

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer After waiting for it for so long, it seems like when spring finally comes to our mountains, it comes overnight.  You can watch the trees getting ready to bud for weeks and...