Garth Newel students perform at NRAO

Garth Newel Music Center students performing “Trio (1998) for violin, cello and piano,” composed by Pierre Jalbert, are the Meadowlark Piano Trio, from left: Janny Joo, April Sun and Timothy Paek. Jason Mooney, center, assisted Sun by turning the pages of her music during the performance. S. Stewart photo

Garth Newel Music Center students performing “Trio (1998) for violin, cello and piano,” composed by Pierre Jalbert, are the Meadowlark Piano Trio, from left: Janny Joo, April Sun and Timothy Paek. Jason Mooney, center, assisted Sun by turning the pages of her music during the performance. S. Stewart photo The annual Garth Newel Music Center Youth More...

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By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Perseids meteor showers to be visible August 11-13

The 2014 Perseids meteor showers, considered the best of the year, will be at their peak August 11 through 13. The showers will be visible in the pre-dawn hours, although the moon will be a waning Gibbous Moon, More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Impact from changes remains uncertain-class size matters

By Megan Moriarty Allegheny Mountain Radio According to the Department of Education’s Institute of Education Science, small class sizes have been proven to increase student achievement. This was one of the points More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Circuit Court News

According to Pocahontas County Circuit Court Clerk Connie Carr, the following cases were heard July 25 before the Honorable Judge James J. Rowe: In a hearing on the State’s motion to revoke alternative sentencing More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Charges may be dismissed in former prosecutor’s case

A pre-trial conference in the embezzlement case against former Pocahontas County Prosecutor Donna Meadows-Price was held Monday in the Pocahontas County Circuit Court with the Honorable Judge Thomas H. Keadle presiding. Special More...

ELMER DILLEY, LEFT, longtime Pocahontas Memorial Hospital employee and cousin of the late Donald W. Pethtal, talks with PMH board president Dr. Bob Must. Dilley had the honor of cutting the ribbon Thursday to open the door to the newly refurbished hospital room. PMH hopes that a successful Capital Campaign will make renovation of all patient rooms a reality. J. Graham photo
By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Good things unveiled at PMH

  Elmer Dilley, longtime Pocahontas Memorial Hospital employee and cousin of the late Donald W. Pethtal, talks with PMH board president Dr. Bob Must. Dilley had the honor of cutting the ribbon Thursday to open More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Historical Society hears about colorful Durbin history

Wilmoth Kerr General Merchandise store in Durbin in the early 20th century. Photo courtesy Preserving Pocahontas. For the first time in its 51-year history, the Pocahontas County Historical Society met in Durbin More...