Tomatoes ~ from poison to passion

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Tomatoes are one of our most favorite late summer foods.  Around here, most of us celebrate a successful gardening season with a month-long orgy of tomato sandwiches.  I don’t know about you, but...

Books and more at Pocahontas County Free Libraries

Cree Lahti, Director PCFL Sharon McCrumb will be at the Hillsboro Public Library Saturday, October 28, to discuss her newest work of fiction, The Unquiet Grave. Carter Taylor Seaton will be at Linwood Community Library Thursday, November 2, and...

September 30 ~ West Virginia Biscuit Bake Off

The fifth Annual Hudson Cream Flour West Virginia Biscuit Bake- Off will be held during the Autumn Harvest Festival Saturday, September 30, in Marlinton. Bakers from around the region will compete for the blue ribbon...

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....

August 12 ~ Marvelous Wonderettes

The Greenbrier Valley Theatre’s Marvelous Wonderettes return to the stage at the Pocahontas County Opera House Saturday, August 12, at 7:30 p.m. It’s a show not to be missed! In this blast from the past,...

A County Cornerstone

Reprinted from Mountain Times, February 2008 In memory of Terry Richardson Amid the changes of downtown Marlinton, a few things have remained constant, one of them being C. J. Richardson Hardware. Visitors to this area...

I Remember…

‘A New Direction’ A revival was held at the Pocahontas County Opera House last week. On the first night, Pastor Shaun Clark, of Mountain View Assembly of God, spoke about God’s love. Young Life director David...

A time to remember what can’t be forgotten

A Remembrance Ceremony was held Sunday at the Gazebo Park on Main Street in Marlinton. It was a beautiful September day, much like that September day 15 years ago when life changed for so...

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