PCHS students take charge in leadership training

Middle school students
Margaret Combs and
Trevor Wilson engage in
an one-on-one exercise
to uncover each other's
interests and passions.
C. D. Moore photos

Middle school students Margaret Combs and Trevor Wilson engage in an one-on-one exercise to uncover each other’s interests and passions. C. D. Moore photos Cailey Moore Staff Writer A select handful of eighth graders from Green Bank Elementary-Middle and Marlinton Middle schools gathered in the Pocahontas County High School auditorium Wednesday More...

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By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Angel Talk: taking the first step

Cailey Moore Staff Writer “Child loss is not an event; it is an indescribable journey of survival.” ­ – Unknown The loss of a loved one is never easy to deal with, and when the loss is a life that has only More...

Wolf Movie
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

PCHS alum’s documentary “Medicine of the Wolf” coming to Lewis Theatre

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Pocahontas County High School 1986 graduate Julia Huffman, daughter of Beth Little, of Hillsboro will present her documentary, “Medicine of the Wolf” at the Lewis Theatre, in Lewisburg, More...

ANNE WALKER, SEEN above at Little Levels Heritage Festival, has come
a long way since her first quilt. She now travels several quilting avenues –
producing aprons, dish towels, quilted doilies, and a variety of purses and
totes. Examples of Walker's purses, including confetti purses, can be found
at the 4th Avenue Gallery in Marlinton. D. Moore and C. D. Moore photo
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Artist Spotlight: fabric paintings on bags

ANNE WALKER, SEEN above at Little Levels Heritage Festival, has come a long way since her first quilt. She now travels several quilting avenues – producing aprons, dish towels, quilted doilies, and a variety More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

FERC scoping period, public meetings set for ACP proposed alternate route

FERC has announced an additional scoping period for communities impacted by the GW-6 and other recently adopted alternative routes for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The scoping period will be open until June 2. Two More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

BOE enters partnership with FSU to recruit new teachers

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer In an effort to ensure all teaching positions are filled by qualified teachers, the Pocahontas County Board of Education entered into an agreement with Fairmont State University to implement More...

MountainLust began as a hobby to keep Taryn Rhodes busy while her daughters napped, but it has since evolved into a successful business. Using aluminum, brass and dried flowers, Rhodes has created a jewelry line of romantic, whimsical bracelets, earrings, necklaces and rings. Above, Rhodes is wearing one of her most popular products – a necklace from her "Mama Bird" collection.
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Artist Spotlight: nature’s allure captured in jewelry

MountainLust began as a hobby to keep Taryn Rhodes busy while her daughters napped, but it has since evolved into a successful business. Using aluminum, brass and dried flowers, Rhodes has created a jewelry line More...