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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...

Spice up the holidays with Gingerbread

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer “And I had but one penny in the world, thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.” ~ William Shakespeare, from “Love’s Labor’s Lost” This is the time of year that gingerbread takes a...

Opera House welcomes Lone Raven

The Pocahontas County Opera House will present a concert with multi-instrumental world music ensemble Lone Raven Saturday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. Garnering rave reviews throughout the country, Lone Raven performs an eclectic blend of...

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...

Diller receives 2019 Vandalia Award

George “The Earl of Elkview” Daugherty, Marvine Loving and Judson Wallace honored posthumously   Dwight Diller, a world-renowned banjo, fiddle player and teacher in traditional Appalachian mountain music or old-time music, received the Vandalia Award from...

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...

Pocahontas County Opera House presents ‘Honky Tonk Laundry’

The Pocahontas County Opera House welcomes Greenbrier Valley Theatre back to its stage August 18 at 7:30 p.m. with a production of the Roger Bean musical Honky Tonk Laundry. When Lana Mae Hopkins, owner...

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