Ten books for Christmas reading

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Christmas in Absaroka County by Craig Johnson For fans of modern Westerns, my two favorite authors are C.J. Box, who writes the Joe Pickett series, and Craig Johnson, who has written the...

Cold foul shooting ends hope of first-ever win over Summers County

Bruce McKean Contributing Writer #8 PCHS Varsity, 43 #7 Summers County Varsity, 54 The 2018 Summers County girls basketball team came into the Rogers Oil Classic this year having won 16 of the previous 27 tournaments.  On paper, the Lady...

County residents meet in unique location

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer It’s not every day that we hear about a group of folks from Pocahontas County going to Iceland on vacation. After all, Iceland is hardly a typical tourist destination. It’s a Nordic...

WV Living’s 2018 ‘Best of West Virginia’

WV Living has recognized Pocahontas County favor- ites in the magazine’s annual “Best of West Virginia” list. Snowshoe Mountain Resort won “best ski resort” for the sixth year, and Frostmore Farm in Dunmore won “best...

Spice up the holidays with Gingerbread

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer “And I had but one penny in the world, thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.” ~ William Shakespeare, from “Love’s Labor’s Lost” This is the time of year that gingerbread takes a...

12th Annual Turkey Trot held at GBO

The 12th annual Turkey Trot to benefit the William Dilley Scholarship Fund and the Pocahontas County High School Track team took place Saturday in less than stellar weather. Even with the snow, slush and...

PCHS CC crosses the finish line of a successful season

Kevin Stitzinger Cross Country Coach It has been a hectic, yet very rewarding, fall – a fall that raced by as I watched the Pocahontas Coun-ty Warriors Cross Country team wrap up its first season. These...