Winter Storm Warning

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow in the higher elevations in the mountains in northern West Virginia. This warning is in effect for Pocahontas County. Snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches is expected, with the heaviest of the snow falling Thursday night into Friday afternoon. Winds out of the More...

by Jaynell Graham | Published 2 months ago
By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Back found guilty by jury

Jaynell Graham Editor   A jury was seated December 15 in a case the State of West Virginia vs Tracy Back, 55, of Buckeye. Back was arrested August 3, 2016 by Chief Deputy T. A. McCoy and, according to Magistrate More...

A cappella group Accidentals from the University of Georgia, visited Green Bank Elementary-Middle School last week and performed a selection of songs for the staff and student body. B. Nottingham photo
By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Accidentals raise their voices at GBEMS

A cappella group Accidentals from the University of Georgia, visited Green Bank Elementary-Middle School last week and performed a selection of songs for the staff and student body. B. Nottingham photo Brandon Nottingham Staff More...

Crystal Kerr started her company, Creations by Crystal, to provide custom clothing, accessories and stickers. Kerr juggles her time between her craft and her three children, Ryley, Levi and Cadence. Photo courtesy of Crystal Kerr
By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Creations by Crystal makes it personal

Crystal Kerr started her company, Creations by Crystal, to provide custom clothing, accessories and stickers. Kerr juggles her time between her craft and her three children, Ryley, Levi and Cadence. Photo courtesy More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Groseclose sworn in as commissioner

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Jesse Groseclose was sworn in as the newest Pocahontas County Commissioner at Tuesday evening’s commission meeting. His term of service will be from January 1, 2017 through More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Volunteers honored at annual dinner

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Opera House was filled with an air of appreciation last Wednesday as volunteers were honored for their work in the county at the annual Volunteer dinner hosted More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Bennett moves into new role at board office

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer In his second year in the county education system, Jared Bennett moved from classroom to board office as the new Coordinator of Teaching and Learning for Pocahontas County Schools. The More...