Local potter improves skills with class

Potter Eric Stahl holds the vase he made at the John C. Campbell Folk Art School in Brasstown, North Carolina. The small cup he is holding in front of the vase was made at his home studio. Photo courtesy of Eric Stahl

Potter Eric Stahl holds the vase he made at the John C. Campbell Folk Art School in Brasstown, North Carolina. The small cup he is holding in front of the vase was made at his home studio. Photo courtesy of Eric Stahl In the field of art, you are never truly an expert. There is always room for improvement and new techniques to learn. Although he has More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 1 month ago
By Pocahontas Times On Friday, November 7th, 2014

Bridge to the future

SITE PREPARATION IS well underway for the new bridge which will cross the Greenbrier River at Buckeye. Increased traffic on the narrow Buckeye Station Road and “blue bridge” has been problematic for visitors More...

By Jason Bauserman On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

October Weather

October has been the wettest month of the year by far. Temperatures were very close to average. Normally the driest month of the year has turned out to be the wettest. Total rainfall was 4.97 inches. That is 188 More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Marlinton water loan application denied

Marlinton Council got some good news and bad news Monday night regarding funding for a water plant project. John Tuggle, Region IV Planning and Development Council executive director, and Cassandra Hughart, Region More...

Oil paintings by Glen Langston, and two drawings by Nathaniel Langston, are currently on display at the Durbin Gallery. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Retired NRAO employee displays artwork at Durbin Gallery

Oil paintings by Glen Langston, and two drawings by Nathaniel Langston, are currently on display at the Durbin Gallery. S. Stewart photo It began with a weekend class. Green Bank resident Glen Langston, his wife, More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

County employees oppose insurance change

During its meeting on October 21, the Pocahontas County Commission changed the county’s dental and vision insurance provider from the West Virginia Association of Counties (WVAC) to Guardian. The Guardian More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

Jansky lecturer seeks to answer age-old question – Are We Alone?

It is a question that has been asked through the centuries – Are We Alone? Is there intelligent life on other planets or in other galaxies in the universe? With today’s technology, astronomers, around the world, More...