Water Witching

Reprinted from January 21, 1965 edition of The Pocahontas Times Water witching has bobbed up in conversations several times the past few months so we began to look for some information on the subject. Did...

Motherhood is all around us

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer The magic of spring brings many gifts, but none more pleasing than the joy of witnessing motherhood in all its many forms. As we watch the tall, new grass sway in...

American Legion Post 117 hosts annual dinner

American Legion Post 117 held its annual dinner meeting April 4 at the Arbovale Community Center. Three Post 117 members – Harold Crist, Herman Butcher and Dick Hiner – are World War II veterans....

Community read of ‘The Good Earth’

The Pocahontas County Free Libraries and the Pearl S. Buck Birthplace Foundation are celebrating the 125th birthday of Pearl S. Buck with a Community Read of The Good Earth. A group book-discussion will be...

20th Annual Little Levels Heritage Fair and Pearl S. Buck Birthday Celebration ~...

Music in the Levels: A stop on the Trail   The 20th annual Little Levels Heritage Fair and Pearl S. Buck Birthday Celebration is back on track for this year. The disastrous June 23, 2016 flood led...

Space Race Rumpus ~ June 9-11

It’s a festival. It’s a race. It’s group rides. It’s a clinic. It’s a fundraiser. It’s a tradition. The Space Race Rumpus takes place each year in June in Pocahontas County, which has some of...

What’s the Word?

Scrapbook – a book with blank pages to which you attach photographs, letters, newspaper stories, etc., that help you remember a person or time. ~ Merriam Webster Dictionary   Scrapbooking became quite the rage a few...