GBEMS hosts annual Battle of the Books

Elementary and middle school students compete in the Battle of the Books at Green Bank Elementary-Middle School Friday. Battle of the Books is a jeopardy style tournament with questions drawn from books the students read on their own time. Photo courtesy of E. Baldwin Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer Green Bank Elementary Middle School hosted the third More...

by Brandon Nottingham | Published 2 months ago
By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Gurreri molds students in clay classes

Pocahontas County Arts Council member and local potter Cynthia Gurreri, right, instructs students on how to make heart boxes from clay during Friday’s pottery class at the Community Wellness Center in Marlinton. More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Durbin candidates file for office

According to Durbin Recorder Jeremy Bauserman, the following candidates have filed for office for the upcoming town election: Mayor: Kenneth (Kenny) R. Lehman and Donald Eugene Peck. Recorder: Jeremy Donald More...

By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Little Levels looks to the past and the future

RUTH TAYLOR, OF Seebert, has spent a lifetime promoting community events. She served as chairman of the Little Levels Heritage Fair Committee for many years, and was recently inducted into the West Virginia Fairs More...

By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Field trips introduce students to job market

STUDENTS FROM POCAHONTAS County High School recently visited The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs. This was just one of the many businesses these young people have visited as they get an idea of what More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

BOE debates PCHS schedule

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   At the Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting Monday night, board members, Pocahontas County High School principal Joe Riley, educators and students debated the change in the More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Commission takes positive action going into the new year

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Present at last Tuesdays Pocahontas County Commission meeting were commissioners David McLaughlin and Jesse Groseclose, commission president Bill Beard, general counsel Bob More...