Production company plans documentary on life in the Quiet Zone

To the outside world, living without cell service would be considered a nightmare. For Green Bank residents, it’s a fact of everyday life living in the National Radio Quiet Zone. The NRQZ was established in 1958 by the Federal Communications Commission to protect the radio telescopes at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory facility in Green Bank More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 1 week ago
Hillsboro Elementary School students sing a song during an open house at the Hillsboro Senior Center last Friday afternoon. The center held the open house to celebrate its new expanded space in the former school cafeteria.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Hillsboro Senior Center celebrates expansion

Hillsboro Elementary School students sing a song during an open house at the Hillsboro Senior Center last Friday afternoon. The center held the open house to celebrate its new expanded space in the former school More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Marlinton Council outlaws un-diapered horses

As a result of complaints about horse manure on streets following Pioneer Days, Marlinton Town Council is outlawing horses without “diapers.” Council unanimously approved a revision to its animal ordinance, More...

Bradley C. Totten is currently incarcerated at the Northern Regional Jail in Moundsville. Division of Corrections photo.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Totten denied sentence reconsideration

Bradley C. Totten is currently incarcerated at the Northern Regional Jail in Moundsville. Division of Corrections photo. During a hearing in Pocahontas County Circuit Court last Friday morning, Judge James Rowe More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

HES boasts exemplary test scores

At the Local School Improvement Council [LSIC]/Faculty Senate meeting at Hillsboro Elementary School, board of education members received good news concerning test scores from the school’s principal, Joe Arbogast. “Standardized More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

PCHS selected for national project

At the board of education LSIC/Faculty Senate meeting at Hillsboro Elementary School Monday, math coach Joanna Burt-Kinderman informed board members that Pocahontas County High School has been selected to participate More...

Pocahontas County High School students featured on the Warriors Above the Influence poster are, from left: Heather Pritt, Kayla Lester, Danielle Cain, Emily Boothe, Matthew Rao, Steven Simmons, Samantha Collins, Cary Robertson, Allie Erlewine, Steven Mick and Jimmy Campbell. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

PCHS honors ‘Warriors Above the Influence’

Pocahontas County High School students featured on the Warriors Above the Influence poster are, from left: Heather Pritt, Kayla Lester, Danielle Cain, Emily Boothe, Matthew Rao, Steven Simmons, Samantha Collins, More...