Bluegrass singer-songwriter Becky Buller coming to Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House welcomes a new addition to its performance calendar with bluegrass fiddler and singer-songwriter Becky Buller on Saturday, March 28, at 7:30 p.m. If you’re a fan of acoustic music, particularly...

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...

Watoga Trail Report

Without a trace Iconic Ann Bailey Tower disappears After returning from a hike with his wife on Arrowhead Trail Monday, Jerry Simonetti, of Akron, Ohio, stopped by Watoga Park headquarters complaining that the official trail map...

Opera House presents island music and children’s matinee

The Pocahontas County Opera House wraps up its April calendar with West Virginia steel drum band Steel Away on Saturay, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. and a special family matinee performance of The Secret...

Margolin Brothers – ‘Laughter on the 23rd Floor’

Greenbrier Valley Theatre, the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, continues its run of Neil Simon’s wacky comedy Laughter on the 23rd Floor starring Emmy Award winners Stuart Margolin and Arnold Margolin. Show times...

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...

The ancient art of Pysankey

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer The art of decorating eggs for Easter is a venerable tradition in many cultures. Some of the oldest egg decorating techniques come from the ancient Ukrainian Greek Orthodox tradition of egg...

Create Christmas cheer with the Art Guild

Trimming the Christmas tree with heirloom and handmade ornaments is a family tradition and a seasonal joy. Learn to make your own simple, yet beautiful, Christmas tree balls December 8 with the Pocahontas County Art...