Commission focuses on Cass

Cailey Moore Staff Writer It was an early night for the April 19 Pocahontas County Commission meeting as the commission turned their attention to Cass. East Cass Community Park has been a topic of conversation since last July, and in the past, concerns were brought before the commission regarding the care and maintenance of the park. East Cass Community More...

by Cailey Moore | Published 1 month ago
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

New school year may see changes in preschool program

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer For years, North Central Community Action has partnered with the Pocahontas County Board of Education to provide HeadStart Services to preschool students. At the BOE meeting Monday night, More...

ALISON GRIBBLE, ONE of several
presenters at the Wild Edibles Festival,
gives a demonstration on fermentation.
C. D. Moore photo
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Friendly fermentation

ALISON GRIBBLE, ONE of several presenters at the Wild Edibles Festival, gives a demonstration on fermentation. C. D. Moore photo Cailey Moore Staff Writer For years, the Wild Edibles Festival has been tickling More...

IF YOU HAD asked Alison Flegel when she was a sophomore at Pocahontas County
High School what her future in pottery might look like, it would have been a far cry
from the pieces she produces today. Flegel wants her pottery to be used, so each piece
is thrown with a purpose of functionality in mind. The bowls, plates and vases shown
here are just a few of the many functional pots available at the Green Bank Gallery.
C. D. Moore photo
By Cailey Moore On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Artist Spotlight: decorative, but functional local wares

IF YOU HAD asked Alison Flegel when she was a sophomore at Pocahontas County High School what her future in pottery might look like, it would have been a far cry from the pieces she produces today. Flegel wants More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

School calendar approved

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer After reviewing survey results and holding two public meetings, the Pocahontas County Board of Education has approved the 2016-2017 school calendar. At the public meetings, held March More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Heinemann charged with publishing false statements to affect election outcome

A criminal complaint was filed in Magistrate Cynthia Kelley’s court April 16 against Jerome Ernest Heinemann, of Wesley Chapel Road in Green Bank, alleging that Heinemann “did unlawfully but not feloniously More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

USFS issues surveying permits for proposed ACP

Forest Supervisors of both the George Washington National Forest in Virginia and the Monongahela National Forest in West Virginia have issued new temporary special use permits for surveys on forest lands along a More...