Manchin discusses proposed gas pipelines

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Senator Joe Manchin during an economic forum at the Green Bank Telescope research facility on August 26, 2014. Pictured with Manchin is Senator Jay Rockefeller Legislative Assistant Suzanne Bentzel. The development of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing has created a surge in natural gas production in north central West Virginia and other areas. More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Radiology in the spotlight at PMH

The Pocahontas Memorial Hospital (PMH) Board of Trustees receives department updates during its regular monthly meetings. During the August meeting last Thursday, the Board heard an update on one of the hospital’s More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Marlinton Rotary celebrates 75th anniversary

Members of the Marlinton Rotary Club celebrated the club’s 75th anniversary with a dinner at Mountain Quest in Frost on August 26. During the event, new club members Joe Smith, Linda Simmons, Donald Bechtel More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

BOE searching for subs

In most jobs, when a person is sick or has a doctor’s appointment, they simply take the day off and work continues as normal for his or her co-workers. In the education system, it’s a little different. If a More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Commission leaves Community Corrections with Randolph County

The Pocahontas County Commission in session on September 2, 2014. Left to right: Commissioners Jamie Walker, David Fleming and William Beard. Pocahontas County Community Corrections is currently partnered with the More...

By Jaynell Graham On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Grand Jury hands up nine indictments in August term

A Pocahontas County Grand Jury convened on August 27 and handed up nine indictments. The following cases are set for arraignment September 3 before the Honorable Judge Robert E. Richardson: David Wayne Cassell, More...

By Vicky Terry On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Library Lines

Shocking Revelation in Pocahontas County author Jack O. Moore will be back in Pocahontas County and visiting two of our libraries on Tuesday, September 2. He will be at the McClintic Library at 2 p.m. and at the More...