Birthdays come around once a year, just like clockwork.
In our younger days, time moved slowly and we couldn’t wait to be six or 21.
As we get older, birthdays come around too soon.
Birthdays were once...
by Kristen Beverage Doss
An inside look at the Forest Service
Living in Pocahontas County my entire life, I have always been aware of how forests, rivers and mountains have made an impact on my little...
Grief, sorrow, pain
Regardless of age, grief, sorrow and pain come into our lives.
Grief - loss of a loved one.
Sorrow - bad choices, wrong turns in life.
Pain, both grief and sorrow cause us pain.
Outside my window
Outside my window, winter is taking place.
I’m glad to be inside.
Prayers for those who have to venture out in freezing temperatures.
The wind is picking up to a gusty whirlwind, and my...
The Friendship Tree
I recently heard something on TV that made an impression on me.
I cannot quote it word for word, but I will share my interpretation.
Friendships are like a tree.
The leaves are beautiful, but...
The Marlinton Metho-dist Church celebrated its 125th anniversary October 29, 2107.
Rev. David Merryman planned an appropriate service during which he recognized two former pastors, Rev. Karen Brown and Rev. Robert Mann, as well as...
By Gerry Parker Morrison
2017 comes to an end, and, with a clean slate, we enter into the possibilities of 2018.
New Year’s celebrations – long standing traditions – with parties, loud horns, hugs and kisses....