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...

West Virginia Biscuit Bake-off winners

The annual Hudson Cream West Virginia Biscuit Bake-off was held Saturday at the Pocahontas County Opera House as part of the Autumn Harvest Festival and RoadKill Cook-off. Judges for the event were U.S. House of...

Playfest presents ‘Daughters These Days’ and ‘Riding Lessons’

“Daughters These Days” by T.K. Lee is a short drama about a pair of sisters who must make hard decisions regarding the sale of the property of their childhood home following the tragic death...

Encore screening of ‘Angel’s Perch’

Angel’s Perch, a film by J. T. Arbogast, will have an encore screening Thursday, November 16, at 7 p.m. at the Pocahontas County Opera House. Admission fee is $5. Angel’s Perch is the story of...

‘Beans and Franks…’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer The second of a five-part series about Opera House PlayFest 2018, this year’s production by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop.  Beans and Franks Never Tasted So Good is a short play by Jonathan...

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...

PlayFest presents ‘Bankin’ on the Grand’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer Bankin’ on the Grand explores the aftermath of a weather occurrence familiar to those who live  in Pocahontas County. This short play depicts Buddy and M. Lou, a man and...

PlayFest 2018 presents ‘Petting Zoo Story’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer This is the first of a five part series about Pocahontas County Opera House PlayFest 2018, this year’s production by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop. The 10-minute play “Petting Zoo Story” depicts what...