A not so impossible dream

Indiana

  Seventy-four year old Wayne Smith and his 70 year old brother Lloyd are on a road trip. Supported by their church, family and friends, the pair left South Boston, Virginia, Sunday evening, August 10, about 4:30 p.m. heading to Portland, Indiana. By Wednesday morning, they had made it to the Buckeye Country Mart in Buckeye. On Monday, August 18, More...

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Travelers' Repose in Bartow will be offered at auction on September 27.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Group seeks help in protecting Travelers’ Repose

Travelers’ Repose in Bartow will be offered at auction on September 27. Like the Confederate troops that dug in on the property in 1861, a regional preservation group has mobilized to protect Travelers’ More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Judge issues decision in Snowshoe wastewater case

Administrative Law Judge Keith A. George, seated facing assembly center, hears public comments during a Public Service Commission hearing in Marlinton on July 11, 2014. An administrative law judge with the West More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Durbin Council looks to improve DDHF

The carnival at Durbin Days Heritage Festival did not live up to expectations this year and at its regular meeting August 12, Durbin Town Council discussed ways to change the festival. The mayorless council was More...

Arbovale resident Artie Barkley sits on one of his 16 Farmall tractors that he has collected over the years. Barkley enjoys tractors which remind him of the days he spent as a young man working on farms in the county. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Arbovale man super sizes his ‘toy’ collection

Arbovale resident Artie Barkley sits on one of his 16 Farmall tractors that he has collected over the years. Barkley enjoys tractors which remind him of the days he spent as a young man working on farms in the county. More...

Linwood Daycare kids pose with the new playground equipment during the birthday celebration. S. Stewart photo
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Linwood Daycare unveils playground, celebrates first birthday

Linwood Daycare kids pose with the new playground equipment during the birthday celebration. S. Stewart photo At the first birthday celebration of Linwood Community Daycare Friday, the children unveiled a new playground. The More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Advisory: PLANNED POWER OUTAGES

A planned outage to perform maintenance is slated for Tuesday, August 26. No “rain day” has been established. The outage will occur between 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Approximately 3,300 customers will be affected More...