Heinemann charged with publishing false statements to affect election outcome

A criminal complaint was filed in Magistrate Cynthia Kelley’s court April 16 against Jerome Ernest Heinemann, of Wesley Chapel Road in Green Bank, alleging that Heinemann “did unlawfully but not feloniously knowingly, make or publish, or cause to be made or published, false statements in regard to a candidate with the intent to affect voting at More...

by Jaynell Graham | Published 2 weeks ago
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

USFS issues surveying permits for proposed ACP

Forest Supervisors of both the George Washington National Forest in Virginia and the Monongahela National Forest in West Virginia have issued new temporary special use permits for surveys on forest lands along a More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Atlantic submits completed responses to FERC environmental information requests

In a filing submitted April 15 to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), Atlantic Coast Pipeline, LLC (Atlantic) completed its responses to all of FERC’s environmental information requests from December More...

Children’s book author Michael Shoulders shows Marlinton Elementary School fourth and fifth grade students how a 32-page book is printed on one page during his visit to the county this week. Shoulders gave a presentation to county elementary and middle school students on the ins and outs of writing books . S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Author visits county schools

Children’s book author Michael Shoulders shows Marlinton Elementary School fourth and fifth grade students how a 32-page book is printed on one page during his visit to the county this week. Shoulders gave a presentation More...

SEVERAL POCAHONTAS COUNTY students traveled with Spanish teacher Shirlene
Groseclose to Costa Rica and Nicaragua as part of their emersion in Spanish culture.
Above, the group poses with students from Maryland.
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

PCHS students experience Latin American culture

SEVERAL POCAHONTAS COUNTY students traveled with Spanish teacher Shirlene Groseclose to Costa Rica and Nicaragua as part of their emersion in Spanish culture. Above, the group poses with students from Maryland. More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Math teachers treated like rock stars at WVCTM conference

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting Monday night, county math teachers gave a report on the recent West Virginia Council for Teachers of Mathematics conference. Teachers More...

Durbin Lions Club member Charles Sheets was presented the International President’s Award at the West Virginia Lions Club International convention. Attending the ceremony were, from left: Past International Director Larry Johnson, International Director Howard Hudson, Past International Director Stephen Glass [at podium], Sheets and Past International Director Robert Browning. Photo courtesy of J. D. Puckett
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Lion Sheets receives prestigious award

Durbin Lions Club member Charles Sheets was presented the International President’s Award at the West Virginia Lions Club International convention. Attending the ceremony were, from left: Past International More...