Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: What does the state of West Virginia want to be known for when it comes to its children? Whenever I see a pregnant lady smoking, I find myself asking this question. More than one in four women in our state smoke while pregnant. This is the highest pregnancy smoking rate in the nation and is about three times the national average. Many More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: If a majority of the residents of Pocahontas County are concerned about the needs of the school system they should support a levy designed specifically to meet those needs. The Farmland Protection program More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: Most recently, we, as a nation, celebrated Veterans Day with parades, speeches and dinners honoring the men and women in uniform who gave us the freedom we wanted, and established the liberty that we More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: I’m sitting here this beautiful morning thinking about that wonderful county called “almost Heaven;” those beautiful hills around Hillsboro, and I remember what they meant to me in years gone More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: I learned today that the House of Representatives passed  the “Responsibly and Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2015.”   This bill is referred to as the RAPID Act.  The bill passed More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: The Charleston Gazette-Mail front paged an article Monday, September 14, stating the Legislative Auditor’s Office had found that the West Virginia Department of Education had underfunded 36 school More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: My family has had a camp at “Dodge City” since 1963. I love Pocahontas County for many reasons. One being the residents. Last Monday, I absentmindedly drove off on Rt. 28 with my wallet on the bumper More...