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Warriors fall to rival Wildcats

Aaron Pugh Contributing Writer Throughout the world of sports there are always rivalries, and, for the fans and athletes from the upper half of Pocahontas County, one such rivalry took place in week three when the...

Opera House presents Music in the Mountains Old-Time Festival

Local musicians, artisans, community members and visitors will come together to experience and celebrate mountain music, craft and dance in the making during the Music in the Mountains Old-Time Festival at the Pocahontas County...

The Farmer’s Almanac ~  no home should be without it

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Before we had The Weather Channel and smart phones, we had almanacs. Ever since the first one was printed in Mentz, Germany in 1457 by Gutenberg - who also produced the first...

Warrior Sports

The Pocahontas County High School Warriors went up against the Tucker County Mountain Lions at Hambleton in the first game of the 2018 season Friday night. The final score was Tucker 18, Warriors 7....

Growing a high tunnel takes a village

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer I paid a visit to the Marlinton Middle School horticulture class to find out what’s going on with that nice, big high tunnel that we all see as we drive past...

Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys return to Opera House stage

This Labor Day weekend, the Pocahontas County Opera House will welcome the Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys back to its stage on Saturday, September 1, at 7:30 p.m. To loyal Opera House concertgoers and anyone...

Warriors get ready for season opener

The Pocahontas County High School Warriors tested their skills Saturday in a soggy pre-season scrimmage against the Valley High School Greyhounds, the Webster County Highlanders and the Clay County Panthers at Midland Trail....