How I became an Echo – as opposed to a din

Allegheny Echoes fiddle instructor Danny Arthur talks to students Retiba, Ramona, Claire and Bethany as the class discusses the songs they learned during the week-long workshop. Although we were the beginner class, many of the students were already well versed in playing violin and fiddle tunes. Arthur has been an instructor for Echoes from the beginning, celebrating the 20th anniversary this year. S. Stewart photo

Allegheny Echoes fiddle instructor Danny Arthur talks to students Retiba, Ramona, Claire and Bethany as the class discusses the songs they learned during the week-long workshop. Although we were the beginner class, many of the students were already well versed in playing violin and fiddle tunes. Arthur has been an instructor for Echoes from the beginning, More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 1 month ago
CHUCK AND KATIE Workman were just two of the
many Pocahontas County individuals and groups to
collect donations for the victims of last Thursday's
flood. Clothing, non-perishable food and water were
taken to Rupert on Saturday, and the above load was
headed for Richwood on Sunday. D. Moore photo
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Community unites to lend a helping hand

CHUCK AND KATIE Workman were just two of the many Pocahontas County individuals and groups to collect donations for the victims of last Thursday’s flood. Clothing, non-perishable food and water were taken More...

By Jaynell Graham On Monday, June 27th, 2016

Little Levels Heritage Fair is cancelled

The 2016 Little Levels Heritage Fair has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled for this year. All food will be donated to disaster areas in West Virginia.  More...

By Pocahontas Times On Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Damage assessment in the county

According to Emergency Management Director Michael O’Brien, damage assessments in Pocahontas County are still being done. It is very important to notify his department of your damages and losses. Several counties More...

By Pocahontas Times On Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Williams River road is closed

Rondi Fisher, of the USFS Marlinton Ranger District reports that WILLIAMS RIVER ROAD IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. The Forest Service has closed the Williams River Road upstream of Deadwaters and downstream from More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, June 24th, 2016

The storm at Dunmore, Frost, Green Bank

Michael Holstine Contributing Writer The original, major storm came through early yesterday morning starting about 3:15 a.m. with another major cell about 5:30 – 6 a.m., with tremendous lightning, thunder and More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, June 24th, 2016

Weather related update

Emergency Management Director Michael O’Brien reported that, as of 11 a.m. Friday, 1,794 Mon Power customers are still without power. The estimated time of restore power is 11 p.m. Saturday, June 25. If More...