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Volunteers for the Family Resource Network in Marlinton help unload boxes of groceries at the FRN office on Monday. Every month, the Pocahontas County FRN, Senior Citizens and Durbin Food Pantry receive a food delivery from the Mountaineer Food Bank in Gassaway. Pictured, left to right: George Sewell, Randy and Lisa Bibb, and Tommy Gruelick. West Virginians More...

by Geoff Hamill | Published 1 month ago
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Commission to seek legal advice on Green Bank property

The Pocahontas County Commission will seek legal advice on the potential uses of a county-owned 30-acre parcel at the Green Bank Industrial Site, but commissioners remain undecided how they want the property to More...

Participants in the 2014 War Fighter Sports Winter Camp. Soldiers and their families spend the weekend enjoying the slopes at Silver Creek Resort with the help of the Adaptive Sports Program instructors and volunteers. Photos courtesy of David Begg
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Adaptive Sports Program opens slopes for all

Participants in the 2014 War Fighter Sports Winter Camp. Soldiers and their families spend the weekend enjoying the slopes at Silver Creek Resort with the help of the Adaptive Sports Program instructors and volunteers. More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

CTE programs getting a face lift

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The Career and Technical Education department at Pocahontas County High School is going through several changes. At the board of education meeting Monday night, PCHS principal Robert More...

Snowshoe Foundation Executive Director Jessica Stump, left, presents a grant totaling $2,000 to Northern Pocahontas Community Wellness treasurer Malinda Meck. The money was used to purchase the NuStep T4r cross trainer shown in the photo.                    S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

NPCW center receives grant

Snowshoe Foundation Executive Director Jessica Stump, left, presents a grant totaling $2,000 to Northern Pocahontas Community Wellness treasurer Malinda Meck. The money was used to purchase the NuStep T4r cross More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Solid Waste Authority meeting rescheduled

The Pocahontas County Solid Waste Authority meeting which was scheduled for February 25 has been cancelled.  The meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 4, at 7 p.m. at the courthouse.   The Green Boxes More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Sheriff’s Department enforcing animal protection during extreme cold

Due to the extremely cold temperatures expected tonight through Saturday, February 21, the Pocahontas County Sheriff has announced the enforcement of WV Code 61-18-19(a)(1)(C)(ii): It is “unlawful for any More...