Irvine scores high on D&E track and field team

The Davis & Elkins College Men’s Track and Field Team earned a fifth place finish in the program’s first Great Midwest Athletic Conference Outdoor Championship April 28 and 29 in Cedarville, Ohio. Freshman Dalton Irvine...

PCHS National Honor Society Induction

          The Pocahontas County High School National Honor Society held an induction ceremony for new members Monday evening at the PCHS auditorium. Students are evaluated by the faculty and staff according to the four virtues...

Getting in the Christmas spirit

Santa took time from his busy schedule to visit with children at the Rotary sponsored Dinner with Santa. Pictured with Santa is Makiya Burns, daughter of Jeremy and Pam Burns, of Marlinton. A...

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...

Miss Pocahontas Pageants

Little Miss, Miss Teen and Miss Pocahontas Pageants 2016 Pocahontas County High School Auditorium Saturday, June 4, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission: $5 All queens from past years - Little, Teen or Miss...

Vandals damage mailboxes around the county

Residents in several areas of the county had their mailboxes damaged or destroyed over the weekend. When a mailbox containing mail is vandalized, it becomes a federal offense. Marlinton Postmaster Janice Good said the vandalism has...