Fifty years of fun and learning at Cranberry Nature Center

The Monongahela National Forest invites you to celebrate with Cranberry Mountain Nature Center during its 50th year. There’ll be a lot going on Saturday, June 17, at the Highland Scenic Highway Drive Day and Classic...

A day at the House of Delegates

Three Marlinton Middle School students were selected to serve as pages for the House of Delegates March 27. Pictured l to r: Delegate Bill Hartman (D), Macaden Taylor, Makenna McKenney and Bracie Sheets. Photo...

Adding a layer of color

THE UNSEASONABLY MILD weather has been an advantage, but not a necessity, for Dennis Eisenacher, of Slaty Fork. Eisenacher, owner of D.M.E. Enterprises, is the contractor working on the new Tudor’s building on Main Street...

Homegrown care – Three professionals return home to practice medicine

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer As Dorothy said in The Wizard of Oz, “There’s no place like home,” and three young women took that sentiment to heart when it came time to begin their careers as medical...

Energy Express ‘gets things done’

Marlinton Elementary School was booming with excitement this summer as AmeriCorps members brought Energy Express to the community. The six-week program focused on reading, writing, noncompetitive recreation, art, drama and nutrition. Themes for each...

A different kind of hunt

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Every hunter has his tools of the trade, but what kind of hunter needs a shovel and a cane? A ginseng hunter. It might not be mobile prey, but ginseng is a hot...