Youth host fundraiser Valentine’s dinner

Braving the cold weather and snowy road conditions, sweethearts, friends and family gathered at the Arbovale Community Center Saturday to enjoy a Valentine’s Day dinner served by the youth groups from New Hope Church of the Brethren. Above, Noah Barkley and Sienna Bircher serve drinks to diners as they await their steak dinners. S. Stewart photo

Braving the cold weather and snowy road conditions, sweethearts, friends and family gathered at the Arbovale Community Center Saturday to enjoy a Valentine’s Day dinner served by the youth groups from New Hope Church of the Brethren. Above, Noah Barkley and Sienna Bircher serve drinks to diners as they await their steak dinners. S. Stewart photo Suzanne More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

County PILT payment will not increase

Since 1977, the Pocahontas County Commission has relied on money from the federal Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program to bolster its annual budget. PILT provides money to local governments to compensate for More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Power has been restored

Power has been restored to Mom Power customers in the upper end of the county. The warming station at the NRAO has closed.  More...

By Pocahontas Times On Sunday, February 15th, 2015

Winter Storm Warning

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow. The warning will be in effect from 9 a.m. Monday, February 16, to 8 a.m. Tuesday, February 17. A Wind Chill Advisory remains More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

Spots available in Grow Appalachia program

The local Grow Appalachia program is seeking participants for the 2015 growing season. The program seeks to educate people on efficient gardening techniques, allowing them to reduce their food expenditures, eat More...

A big crowd attended the National Wild Turkey Federation fundraising banquet and membership drive at the Pocahontas County Opera House on Saturday night. Money raised will support a variety of habitat improvement and education programs.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

National Wild Turkey Federation holds Marlinton bash

A big crowd attended the National Wild Turkey Federation fundraising banquet and membership drive at the Pocahontas County Opera House on Saturday night. Money raised will support a variety of habitat improvement More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

New veterinary office opens in Marlinton

Frankford Veterinary Hospital now operates a clinic in Marlinton two days a week. Frankford Veterinary founder Dr. Julie Gibson said the new clinic has been very busy since it opened in December. In the photo, clinic More...