Stihl Timbersports Mid-Atlantic Pro Qualifier held at Snowshoe

Mike Sullivan, left, of Colebrook, Connecticut; and Jason Lentz, of Diana compete in the Springboard Chop event at the Stihl Timbersports Mid-Atlantic Pro Qualifier at Snowshoe Mountain Resort Saturday. The top five competitors will move on to the finals which will be held in New York City this weekend. S. Stewart photo

Mike Sullivan, left, of Colebrook, Connecticut; and Jason Lentz, of Diana compete in the Springboard Chop event at the Stihl Timbersports Mid-Atlantic Pro Qualifier at Snowshoe Mountain Resort Saturday. The top five competitors will move on to the finals which will be held in New York City this weekend. S. Stewart photo Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The More...

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Young bicycle enthusiasts prepare to race one another at the 4th annual Space Race Rumpus at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank this past weekend. Cyclists of all ages participated in the event which included races, trail rides and musical entertainment. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Space Race Rumpus – a family friendly adventure in the Quiet Zone

Young bicycle enthusiasts prepare to race one another at the 4th annual Space Race Rumpus at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank this past weekend. Cyclists of all ages participated in the event More...

Instructor Dave Houser, center, monitors the progress of students Retta Blankenship, left, and Pat Wilfong, during the stained glass class at Green Bank Public Library Friday. Other participants were Jim Bullard, Kay Beverage, Ann Myers and Suzanne Stewart. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Stained glass – new students learn an old craft

Instructor Dave Houser, center, monitors the progress of students Retta Blankenship, left, and Pat Wilfong, during the stained glass class at Green Bank Public Library Friday. Other participants were Jim Bullard, More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Superintendent of Schools resigns

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At a special meeting Tuesday, the board of education accepted the resignation of Superintendent Dr. Donald Bechtel. Bechtel came to Pocahontas County in 2013 and finished the 2012-2013 More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Chance becomes reality for new 911 director

Cailey Moore Staff Writer Michael O’Brien, a 2004 graduate of Pocahontas County High School, was appointed to serve as the county’s 911/Office of Emergency Services Director by the Pocahontas County More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Election results – New mayors and an undecided council seat

Jaynell Graham Editor Elections were held Tuesday, June 9, in the three municipalities of Pocahontas County, with only three races to be decided by the voters. Those races were for Marlinton Mayor, Durbin Mayor, More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

MMS staff shows support for school

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The board of education conference room had standing room only at the board meeting Monday night, as staff and supporters of Marlinton Middle School gathered to show support for the school. In More...

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