BOE holds efficient meeting

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Board of Education met Monday night and held a short, yet productive meeting. In financial management, the board approved the following: • Bank Reconciliations, Employee Payroll, Grant Award and Budget Adjustments. • Authorization agreement for IRS Electronic Transmissions. • Qualified Zone Academy More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 2 weeks ago
STUDENTS IN STAINED glass artist David Houser’s class work on kaleidoscopes at
the Green Bank Library. The class was offered through the collaboration of Green
Bank Arts Center, the Green Bank Gallery, the Green Bank Public Library and the
Pocahontas County Arts Council. S. Stewart photos
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Stained glass workshops returned to Green Bank

STUDENTS IN STAINED glass artist David Houser’s class work on kaleidoscopes at the Green Bank Library. The class was offered through the collaboration of Green Bank Arts Center, the Green Bank Gallery, the Green More...

By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

MTC moves forward with urban deer hunt

Cailey Moore Staff Writer Department of Natural Resources District Biologist Rob Slyvester appeared before the Marlinton Town Council Monday to further discuss the possibility of conducting an urban deer hunt within More...

Prosecuting Attorney Eugene Simmons
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Never too late for class

Prosecuting Attorney Eugene Simmons Cailey Moore Staff Writer As children, we are curious – inquisitive little souls who long to know the infinite, unattainable answers to “Why?” It is our mantra – our motto More...

Richwood residents and volunteers Karen Brugnoli, right, Sarah Owens, second from left, and Gary Brugnoli (not pictured) came to the Clean Cow Laundromat in Marlinton last week with loads of laundry for 140 residents of the Nicholas County Rehabiliation Center. The center was flooded and the three volunteered to wash clothes as part of relief efforts. They received assistance from Clean Cow owner Jamie Strauss and her husband, Mark. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Fresh clothes for a fresh start

Richwood residents and volunteers Karen Brugnoli, right, Sarah Owens, second from left, and Gary Brugnoli (not pictured) came to the Clean Cow Laundromat in Marlinton last week with loads of laundry for 140 residents More...

By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Water Task Force concerns faced at Wednesday’s commission meeting

Cailey Moore Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Commission filled several vacancies on local boards during its meeting Tuesday morning, but it was the continuation of the Pocahontas County Water Task Force Coordinator More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

National Youth Science Camp – on the cutting edge

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When you think of the cutting edge of technology, science and engineering, you usually picture NASA or large science labs at esteemed universities, not a 4-H camp in Thornwood, West More...