Local musicians on stage at the State Fair

Pocahontas County’s own Steven Casto on banjo, and Ben Davis on fiddle, members of Mud Hole Control, will appear at the West Virginia State Fair Saturday, August 18, as part of Mountain Music Trail...

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...

Shakespeare tour comes to Pocahontas County

The Pocahontas County Opera House welcomes West Virginia’s only touring Shakespeare troupe to Marlinton Saturday, July 28, at 7:30 p.m. The Rustic Mechanicals, founded by Celi Oliveto, is the state’s only professional Shakespeare troupe and...

Joyful Flowers for Guild’s new location

Cyla Allison Contributing Writer   A splashy opening event with renown local watercolorist Pamela Gatens is set for Friday, July 27. Gatens approaches her work with color and a joy de vivre that is infectious, inspiring painters to...

Opera House hosts Season Preview Party

Arla Ralston Contributing Writer The Pocahontas Opera House is having a party and you are invited. The third annual Season Preview Party will be held Friday, June 15, from 5 until 7:30 p.m. at the Opera...

Scenic Drive Day at Cranberry Nature Center

Continuing a popular event first held during last year’s 50th anniversary celebration, Cranberry Mountain Nature Center will host its second annual Scenic Drive Day Sunday, June 24. There are several ways to participate in...

‘Spring Into Quilting’ ~ a great success

Christine Sharp Contributing Writer The second annual “Spring Into Quilting” retreat, sponsored by Artcents and DebAnn’s Fabrics, was held May 4 and 5 at the old Campbelltown school. By all accounts, it was a great success. ...

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...