Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, December 15, 1966 Monongahela National Forest While deer hunting on the Greenbrier District of the Monongahela National Forest, 23 year old Ray McCulloch, of Dayton, Ohio, was separated from his hunting party at the head of Span Oak Run, a tributary of Little River of the West Fork of Greenbrier River. After McCulloch failed to rejoin his More...

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By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Competition and fun at County Science Fair

Dozens of students from Pocahontas County’s five schools showed their knowledge in the fields of Engineering, Life Science and Physical Science at the County Science Fair last week at the Green Bank Observatory. More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Forget what you know about fruitcake

Fruitcake is enjoyed all year long in the United Kingdom and Europe, but is usually only consumed at Christmastime in the United States. To add color to the cake, Amanda Fraser covers it in fondant and decorates More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, December 9th, 2016

An Ounce of Prevention

‘Tie One On’ for Safety ‘Tis the season for love and compassion, family and friends, celebrations and parties! It’s time for reflection upon the past year and looking forward to the New Year ahead. Yet, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, December 9th, 2016

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

To begin this week’s Mayor’s Corner, I must first correct my misrepresentation from last week. The report came to me regarding installation of the new fire hydrant as being five inches too short. I realized More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, December 9th, 2016

WVU Extension News

Attention Pesticide Applicators The WVU Extension Service will show a Pesticide Applicators Recertification video at the Marlinton Public Library Thursday, December 15, at 6 p.m.  Attending the entire presentation More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, December 9th, 2016

What’s Cookin’?

Chocolate Cinnamon Bows Marietta Stemple 2 cups sifted flour 1 1/3 cups sugar 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 6 oz. pkg. chocolate chips 1 tsp. baking powder 4 tsp. cinnamon 1/2 cup shortening 1 egg, separated 1/2 More...