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Wilfong reinstated as magistrate

Jaynell Graham Editor Carrie Wilfong returned to her duties as Pocahontas County Magistrate Friday, January 10, having been reinstated to her position by order of the West Virginia More...

Census jobs available

The 2020 census will soon be collecting data used to determine West Virginia’s representation in Congress, as well as how funds are spent in our community on things such as More...

BOE denies GYRC request, seeks more information

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   At the January 7 Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting, the board was left with more questions than answers concerning the Greenbrier Youth More...

Watoga Trail Report

BROTHER AND SISTER, Ethan and Vada, left, at the beautiful log home Ethan built by hand. Above: problem-solving prevails as restoration starts on the Workman Cabin in Watoga More...

PCHS earns first victory over Tucker since 2012

Bruce McKean Contributing Writer PCHS Varsity, 66 Midland Trail Varsity, 46 The West Virginia Class A #4 ranked (Associated Press Poll 1/13/20) Pocahontas County High School girls More...

Lady Warriors win a #5 ranking

Bruce McKean Contributing Writer PCHS Varsity, 45 James Monroe Varsity, 40 The Pocahontas County High School Lady Warriors basketball team traveled to Lindside in Monroe County More...

PCHS girls varsity and JV win over Midland

Bruce McKean Contributing Writer PCHS Varsity, 66 Midland Trail Varsity, 49 Pocahontas County High School Lady Warriors and Midland Trail High School played the first of two More...

Lady Warriors finish second at Mary “O” Classic

Pocahontas County High School seniors Laila Calhoun, left, and Charity Warder were named to the Mary “O” Crusaderette Classic All-Tournament team. Photo courtesy of Holly More...

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Preserving Pocahontas

Students at the Rimel School in the 1920s. Back row, left to right: Alanzo Dean, Randal...

Preserving Pocahontas

An unknown group of men, women and children in front of an unidentified schoolhouse in the...

Preserving Pocahontas

Betsy Jordan Edgar contributed this photograph in 2012 and wrote the following description: “Pictured here is...

Gary Cassell

Gary Allen Cassell, age 63, of Cass, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020, at his home. Born November 13, 1956, at Marlinton, he was a son of JoAnn Brewster Atkins, and the late John Beryle Cassell. Gary More...

Ann Finley..

On Saturday, January 18, 2020, Ann Kump Murphy Finley, loving mother of five children, passed away at her home in Marlinton, at age 80, at the end of a well-lived life. Born More...

Thomas Herold..

Thomas K. Herold, of Knapps Creek, passed away Monday, January 20, 2020. Visitation with family and friends will be Sunday, January 26, 3 to 5 p.m. at Marlinton Presbyterian More...

JoAnn Hise..

JoAnn Halterman Hise, age, 72, widow of Walter “Bunt” Berlie Hise, of Bridgewater, Virginia, pass-ed away Friday, January 17, 2020, at Sentara RMH Medical Center, surrounded More...

Eloise Puffenbarger..

Eloise Jane Arbogast Puffenbarger, age 96 ½, passed away peacefully, Sunday afternoon, January 19, 2020, of natural causes at Peyton Hospice House. She was surrounded by family. 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 writing to thank Marlinton residents for sharing the true meaning of Christmas with children in need this past holiday season. Because of the generosity of donors in Marlinton and across the United States, Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse, collected more than 8.9 million shoebox..

Letter to Editor

Editor; This new year will go smoother if we remember a few old sayings: Two wrongs don’t make a right. Bloom where you’re planted. Don’t strengthen your fence, lengthen your table. Smiles are contagious. It’s cold, but it’s not Minnesota. Don’t shoot holes in the More...

Pocahontas County Bicentennial ~ 1821-2021

100-Years-Ago Thursday, January 1, 1920 Notice is hereby given that all persons who have become infected with the disease known as..

Seventy-Five Years Ago

Thursday, January 25, 1945 Our Army and Navy Boys Mrs. Kathryn (Rider) Sheets, of Huntersville, received a card from her husband,..

Fifty Years Ago

Thursday, January 22, 1970 Sixteen below zero Wednesday at the Howard Mullens home on Williams River. TAXES The State Tax Commissioner..

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