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BOE discusses SRS funding, helping troubled students

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the December 3 Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting, Pocahontas County High School science teacher Justin Dilley gave a report on his recent More...

Watoga Trail Report

Kirk Walton with two of his Great Pyrenees, Athena and Apollo. K. Springer photo Ken Springer Watoga Park Foundation Professional Canines Part 3: Dogs that work There was a hugely More...

Carr finds delicate beauty in salvaged copper

Terry Carr, of Hunters-ville, uses copper from the old First National Bank in Marlinton to create intricate rose sculptures. L.D. Bennett photosLaura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Terry More...

Grand Jury hands up eight indictments

The December Grand Jury convened Tuesday and handed up indictments against eight individuals. Arraignments for the following will be held December 18 before the Honorable Judge More...

Lady Warriors stumble at Allegheny, rebound at Pendleton

Pocahontas County High School Girls Basketball, front row, l to r: TaLisa Arbogast, Jazzlyn Teter, Makenzie Moyers, Sara Stull, Haley Spencer and Caitlin Mallow. Middle row: Alexa More...

Intending to play

Two Pocahontas County High School soccer players signed letters of intent last week to play soccer at Potomac State College. Above, Garrett Coleman, a defender, is joined by, More...

Warrior Pride intact at end of season

Pocahontas County High School Warrior Football team carried a tough schedule this year, endured some close losses, injuries and heartache, but they ended the season on a high More...

Lady Warriors’ Winning Season

The Pocahontas County High School Lady Warriors soccer team played two sectional games the week of October 21 – the sectional semi-final and the sectional championship. The More...

eTimes | December 12, 2019


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Preserving Pocahontas

A winter view of the tannery operation of the Pocahontas Tanning Company on the Greenbrier River...

Preserving Pocahontas

Members of the 1923 Hillsboro High School Orchestra pose with stringed instruments in front of the...

Preserving Pocahontas

Lee Moore and his wife, Mary Elizabeth “Lizzie” Hicks Moore, built this house on a hilltop...

Mary Taylor

With great sorrow the family of Mary J. Taylor announces her passing Thursday, December, 2019, at Pocahontas Center in Marlinton. Funeral service will be held Sunday, December 15, 2 p.m. at VanReenen Funeral More...

George Thomas Edgar  ..

George Thomas Edgar, affectionately known as “GT,” age 72, of Chester, Virginia, formerly of Hillsboro, passed away Wednesday, December 4, 2019, in Richmond, Virginia. Born More...

Bryce Crace..

Bryce Mitchell Crace, age 20 months, of Marlinton, departed this life Saturday, November 30, 2019, at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital in Buckeye. Family will receive friends Tuesday, More...

Ruth Friel..

Ruth E. Friel, age 96, of Marlinton, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2019, at Pocahontas Memorial Hospital in Buckeye. Funeral service will be held Sunday, December 8, 1 p.m. More...

Earl Vance..

Earl L. “Punk” Vance, Jr., age 76, of Durbin, passed away Monday, December 2, 2019, at Ruby Memorial in Morgantown. Memorial service will be held Sunday, December 8, Noon More...

Danny Paisley and the Southern Grass in concert November 23

Danny Paisley and the Southern Grass The Pocahontas County Opera House will welcome Danny Paisley and the Southern More...

Upriver ~ coming to the Opera House

Take a journey “Upriver” Friday, November 15, at 7:30 p.m. when Dan Moorefield and Teresa White bring the Pocahontas County Opera..

Opera House welcomes Pine Mountain Sessions

The Pocahontas County Opera House will present the Pine Mountain Sessions, featuring Heather Summers and Da-niel Martin Moore, Saturday, November 9,..

PCHS FFA program featured in ‘Wonderful West Virginia’

The busy students in the agriculture classes and FFA at Pocahontas County High School are featured in a article More...

Five PCHS teams compete in WVU pumpkin drop

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Five teams of engineering students and STEM club members from Pocahontas County High School recently toted their pumpkin-saving apparatuses to West Virginia University to compete in the annual pumpkin drop at the Engineering school. A total of 350 teams put their heads together to create a..

Call for artisans to demonstrate

Anne Walker Contributing Writer The Pocahontas County Artisan Co-op is seeking artistic individuals who would like to demonstrate their skills during upcoming summer events at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park and Pioneer Days. To fulfill the mission of promoting arts in Pocahontas County, the Co-op is offering five (5) paid demonstrating..

Around the Forest

MARLINTON -WHITE SULPHUR Ranger District of the Monongahela National Forest has welcomed two new members to its staff. Left, WVU alumna Pam Burns is the new Information Receptionist, and Marshall University graduate Kyle Tasker is the new Fisheries More...

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor; I am going on 80, and this is my first letter to the editor. I had the misfortune of getting sick, and my daughter took me to the Pocahontas Memorial Hospital Emergency Room. I was later admitted to the hospital. I want everyone to know that I have never..

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor; It’s now been six months since a storm ripped the phone line down and broke the pole. I called the phone company, and they came and patched the phone line, but no new pole. A week later, they came and fixed the line going to the information center, but no new More...

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

December 8, 1927 Game Notes The other night some citizens of the Frost neighborhood were coming from Highland county. As they..

Seventy-Five Years Ago

Thursday, December 14, 1944 Our Army and Navy Boys Private First Class Ward Hill, of Lobelia, who was wounded in Italy..

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, December 11, 1969 Boys and Girls in Service Rick Griffin is in Da Nang, Vietnam. Rick is the nephew of..

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