Fresh clothes for a fresh start

Richwood residents and volunteers Karen Brugnoli, right, Sarah Owens, second from left, and Gary Brugnoli (not pictured) came to the Clean Cow Laundromat in Marlinton last week with loads of laundry for 140 residents of the Nicholas County Rehabiliation Center. The center was flooded and the three volunteered to wash clothes as part of relief efforts. They received assistance from Clean Cow owner Jamie Strauss and her husband, Mark. S. Stewart photo

Richwood residents and volunteers Karen Brugnoli, right, Sarah Owens, second from left, and Gary Brugnoli (not pictured) came to the Clean Cow Laundromat in Marlinton last week with loads of laundry for 140 residents of the Nicholas County Rehabiliation Center. The center was flooded and the three volunteered to wash clothes as part of relief efforts. More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 2 months ago
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Water Task Force concerns faced at Wednesday’s commission meeting

Cailey Moore Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Commission filled several vacancies on local boards during its meeting Tuesday morning, but it was the continuation of the Pocahontas County Water Task Force Coordinator More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

National Youth Science Camp – on the cutting edge

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When you think of the cutting edge of technology, science and engineering, you usually picture NASA or large science labs at esteemed universities, not a 4-H camp in Thornwood, West More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

FEMA Disaster Recovery Center opens Thursday

Pocahontas County Homeland Security and Emergency Management Director Mike O’Brien confirmed Tuesday that FEMA is expected to open a Disaster Recovery Center at the McClintic Library in Marlinton Thursday, July More...

By Pocahontas Times On Friday, July 1st, 2016

FEMA reps onsite in Pocahontas County

According to Pocahontas County Homeland Security and Emergency Management Director Michael O’Brien, representatives from FEMA [Federal Emergency Management Agency] are onsite in Pocahontas County and will be doing More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Mon Forest Update 6/30/16

Current Status Management of the emergency flood response on the Monongahela National Forest is under the command of Jim Grant’s Type 2 Eastern Area Incident Management Team (IMT). The IMT assumed management More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Pocahontas County included in federal disaster declaration

According to Emergency Management Director Michael O’Brien, Pocahontas County has been included in President Obama’s federal disaster declaration. Individual Assistance is now available to individuals and More...

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