Planned power outage for Cass and Durbin

Mon Power will have a planned power outage Monday, August 8, affecting approximately 145 customers in Cass and Durbin in Pocahontas County. The interruption will occur from 9am to 1pm. Mon Power regrets the inconvenience, but the work is necessary to help enhance service reliability in the area. Mon Power will attempt to contact affected customers More...

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By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Grand Jury indicts 13

According to Pocahontas County Circuit Clerk Connie Carr, the Grand Jury hand-ed up indictments of 13 individuals in its August term. Arraignments in the following cases will be held Friday, August 12, before the More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

MTC takes action on deer hunt, fire fee and an auction

The Marlinton Town Council meeting began on a somber note Monday night as Recorder BJ Gudmundsson called the meeting to order and advised council and the public that Mayor Sam Felton’s mother, June Felton, had More...

A native of Bartow, Dustin Lambert was a teacher at Lincoln County High School for four years before he decided to come home to be principal at Marlinton Middle School. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Lambert’s next chapter – MMS principal

A native of Bartow, Dustin Lambert was a teacher at Lincoln County High School for four years before he decided to come home to be principal at Marlinton Middle School. S. Stewart photo Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer It More...

Rebecca Spencer has been an educator for 14 years and is excited to be the new principal at Hillsboro Elementary School. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Spencer leaves classroom to be HES principal

Rebecca Spencer has been an educator for 14 years and is excited to be the new principal at Hillsboro Elementary School. S. Stewart photo Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer With a teaching career that spans nearly every More...

At the Energy Express Open House, Tessa Himelrick helped students make triangular dreamcatchers with popsicle sticks, string and beads. S. Stewart photos
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Energy Express mixes fun with learning

At the Energy Express Open House, Tessa Himelrick helped students make triangular dreamcatchers with popsicle sticks, string and beads. S. Stewart photos Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Each summer, Marlinton Elementary More...

When Joe Riley first returned to Pocahontas County, he was the agriculture education teacher at Pocahontas County High School. Now after serving as Marlinton Middle School principal for nine years, Riley is back at PCHS as principal. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Riley returns to PCHS as principal

When Joe Riley first returned to Pocahontas County, he was the agriculture education teacher at Pocahontas County High School. Now after serving as Marlinton Middle School principal for nine years, Riley is back More...