FFA members place in regional competition

Pocahontas County High School FFA members Noah Barkley, Mathias Solliday and Robert Ryder competed in the Southeast Regional Tractor Driving Competition November 9 at Greenbrier East High School.  The students had to maneuver a...

August 4 and 18 ~ SETI Tours

The three-hour SETI Tour at the Green Bank Observatory celebrates the observatory’s Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence. Participants begin with an exclusive presentation right in the control room of the historic 85-1 Telescope where...

Kitty and bowl dumped near Frost

This friendly little cat and his food bowl were dumped on a side road near Frost in the first week of October. Anyone with information on this little fellow and who might have abandoned...

‘Beans and Franks…’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer The second of a five-part series about Opera House PlayFest 2018, this year’s production by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop.  Beans and Franks Never Tasted So Good is a short play by Jonathan...

2017 Pocahontas County 4-H/FFA Livestock Show and Sale

Connie Burns WVU Extension   Thirty-three Pocahontas County youth participated in this year’s 4-H/FFA Livestock Show and Sale August 26 at the Pocahontas Producers Stockyards in Marlinton.  A total of 55 animals were exhibited and judged...

ProStart team prepares for Hospitality Cup

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When things get hot in the kitchen, the Pocahontas Coun-ty High School ProStart team doesn’t get out – instead, the five young ladies rise to the challenge and create something award winning. At least,...