School Levy Committee gets down to brass tacks

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   The Pocahontas County Schools Levy Committee met September 13 to discuss holding public and school meetings to provide information about the proposed school levy. The committee discussed possible questions they will need to answer, including addressing concerns about moving the seventh and eighth grade students to Pocahontas More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 1 week ago
By Pocahontas Times On Monday, September 19th, 2016

Seeking Volunteers

Goffredo Colini, of the Pontifical University of Rome, is seeking two sets of volunteers to assist in research for his thesis. The first group will be comprised of those who live in and around Green Bank, who are More...

By Pocahontas Times On Saturday, September 17th, 2016

911 lines not working properly

According to Emergency Management and  911 Director Michael O’Brien, the 911 lines are not working properly at this time. If you have trouble reaching 911, please call one of these alternate numbers 304-799-4567 More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Pritt will not appear on ballot for assessor

The State Supreme Court of Appeals ruled 4 to 1 Monday that Erik Wells would not be on the ballot in Kanawha County in the November general election. Wells had filed to run for the office of Kanawha County Clerk More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

MMS has a club for everyone

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Four years ago, when Jean Srodes began volunteering as an AmeriCorps at Marlinton Middle School, her goal was to implement an array of clubs to suit the needs of the students. “Everybody More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Education by the minute on BOE agenda

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting Monday night, Pocahontas County High School principal Joe Riley addressed concerns about the current class schedule at the high school. Riley More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Mayor’s report somewhat prophetic

Marlinton Mayor Sam Felton begins each town council meeting in the same way – an opening  prayer and a report from 100 years ago. And that is how it played out at Monday night’s meeting. “It’s interesting More...

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