Two charged with multiple felonies

A quick response from Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Dave Walton led to the recovery of lottery tickets stolen from Buckeye County Mart, as well as the capture of two individuals wanted for breaking and entering in four counties in Virginia. Walton had just gone on duty Friday morning when he received a call from the Pocahontas More...

by Jaynell Graham | Published 1 month ago
By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Planned power outage July 29

A planned outage to perform maintenance is slated for Friday, July 29. The outage will occur from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Approximately 1,300 customers will be affected in the vicinity of Arbovale, Bartow, Dunmore, More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Fire damaged Bartow bridge under repair

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Two years ago in July, a Petroleum Carriers, LLC, tanker truck carrying 7,800 gallons of diesel fuel was traveling Route 29 north in Bartow when it turned onto its right side and skidded More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

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, More...

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...

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