Dunmore – a gem among logging towns

Photo courtesy of the Dunmore Community Center
The Dunmore Springs, located about a mile outside the main part of town, was the site of a service station, picnic shelter, swimming pool and beer joint. Residents continue to collect cold water from the spring.

Photo courtesy of the Dunmore Community CenterThe Dunmore Springs, located about a mile outside the main part of town, was the site of a service station, picnic shelter, swimming pool and beer joint. Residents continue to collect cold water from the spring. Nestled among the logging towns of Cass, Sitlington and Raywood, Dunmore was a booming little More...

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Mountain Times. June 2014
By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Mountain Times. June 2014

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By Drew Tanner On Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Something for everyone at the Opera House this summer

New Orleans jazz? Check. Old time? Check? Folk? Yep. Bluegrass? Absolutely. Blues? We’ve got that, too. Did we mention the skinny German juggler? This summer the Pocahontas County Opera House will host a veritable More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Gab

New geocache challenge will have you tongue tied Drawing inspiration from the popular group game Mad Gab, the new geocaching challenge created by the Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau will test your More...

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Arden J. Cogar, Jr., a 36-year veteran of lumbejack sporting competitions, shows his powerful swing in the Standing Block Shop.
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Stihl Timbersports coming to Snowshoe

Photos courtesy of www.stihlusa.comArden J. Cogar, Jr., a 36-year veteran of lumbejack sporting competitions, shows his powerful swing in the Standing Block Shop. Snowshoe Mountain is returning to its timbering More...

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By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

People You Meet with Linda Adams

Linda Adams Occupation: Office Manager, Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau Education: Accounting degree from Bluefield State College Hometown: I was born in Arkansas and we moved here from Idaho. Hobbies: More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

New management, but same great burgers at Al’s Upper Inn

Al’s Upper Inn Club in Durbin sits right across from the train station. The Inn has some of the best burgers in the region. There’s nothing more American than a good cheeseburger. Sixteen-year-old fry More...