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Gary Reid takes stage as Carter Stanley in ‘Life of Sorrow’

The Pocahontas County Opera House presents Gary Reid’s original, one-man play “A Life of Sorrow, the Life and Times of Carter Stanley,”  Sataurday, June 4 at 7:30 p.m. The program touches on a variety...

My favorite Christmas movies

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer What could be more fun than settling in on the couch with a bowl of popcorn and a Christmas movie? Now’s the time to rent or buy a few movies to have on hand...

Calling all bird-watchers

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Don’t forget the 21st Annual Great Backyard Bird Count February 16 to 19.  The GBBC is led by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society. You can count the birds in...

Opera House Season Preview Party

"It was the best of times..." Volunteers, supporters and fans of the Pocahontas County Opera House were treated to a gala evening Friday for the preview of upcoming shows for the 17th annual performance season. A...

What’s that sound?

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer The crash of breaking glass.  The wail of a siren.  The crack of gunfire. Sounds emerge from the darkness of the theater and meld, seemingly effortlessly, with the action on the stage.  Closer...

What’s the story on the Main Street mural?

Molly Must’s beautiful mural on the corner of Main Street and First Avenue – inspired by the writings of Louise McNeill and G. D. McNeill – is a very complex work of art. While...

PlayFest presents ‘A Game of Twenty…’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer This is the third of a five part series about Opera House PlayFest 2018, this year’s production by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop If you were given the chance to have questions definitively...

Fiddle Fare fiddlers revealed

The Pocahontas County Opera House has announced the names of the four fiddlers who will provide music for the Fiddle Fare Fundraiser scheduled for Friday, October 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the Fiddlehead Restaurant...
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