Preserving Pocahontas

Allen Blackhurst is at the podium in April 1970 during a ceremony to close the Cass School where he graduated in 1911. County educators and school officials are seated on the stage. They are, left to right: Mr. Ruckman, principal; Dr. Roland P. Sharp; Mack Brooks, former Supt. of Schools; Pearl Carter Ward; Virgil Harris; Grey Cassell, County Supt.; More...

by BJ. Gudmundsson | Published 4 months ago
By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Preserving Pocahontas

This replica of a pioneer home was built by T. S. McNeel and displayed at the Pocahontas County Fair in 1927. Mr. McNeel is pictured here with his exhibit. T. S. McNeel was elected Mayor of Marlinton in 1905 and More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Preserving Pocahontas

Four happy couples are having an ice skating party on the Greenbrier River at Cass, West Virginia, in the early 1900s. This picture will surely bring back memories to all who remember the days when the river froze More...

By Pocahontas Times On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Preserving Pocahontas

Edward Lewis Faulknier, at age 6, pulling a sled of snow on Rt. 39 in Huntersville. The Harry and Madeline McComb house is seen in the background as is the Huntersville Presbyterian Church. Eddie Faulknier was More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Preserving Pocahontas

Preserving Pocahontas wishes you and yours a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year with this Christmas Card from The Waugh’s. Pictured on the card is little Miss Harriet Fay Waugh, born July 24, 1946, to Glen More...

By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Preserving Pocahontas

A lone car of lumber rests at Burruss Lumber Company on December 20, 1978. William P. McNeel took this photograph of the last loaded car to be shipped from Marlinton on the Greenbrier Division of the Chesapeake More...

Pres.web. Poca. 12-4-14
By BJ. Gudmundsson On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Preserving Pocahontas

  A group of students during recess at Mount Pleasant School which was also known as Indian Draft School, or Draft School. It is located about one mile from Edray on the Edray-Clover Lick Road and possibly More...

farmers market