Celebrating 100 Years

Fleming remains commission president

During its meeting on Tuesday morning, the Pocahontas County Commission reorganized for the new year, but made very little change. The commission unanimously voted to keep Commissioner David Fleming as its president and made...

The long, sometimes forgotten, history of Christmas carols

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Many of our modern traditions have deep, and often, forgotten roots.  Unraveling the tangled roots of even the most innocuous of our common and venerated practices can uncover forgotten controversies.   And that...

State Senate candidates discuss issues

The Pocahontas Times and Allegheny Mountain Radio hosted a forum for State Senate District 11 candidates last Wednesday evening. Democratic incumbent candidate Greg Tucker and Republican candidate Robert Karnes participated in the forum. During the...

Less than half of Pocahontas voters cast ballots

Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote... that he is executing one of the most solemn trusts in human society for which he is accountable to God and his...

Snowshoe property owners discuss RAD

As the West Virginia Legislature took action on a revised resort area district (RAD) statute, Snowshoe property owners, including several homeowner association presidents, held a meeting at Mountain Lodge on Saturday to discuss a...

Pocahontas County weathers the storm

The sun came out Friday morning, and the all too familiar clean-up began. Compared to neighboring counties, Pocahontas County was fortunate. Rainfall amounts were reported to be in the six inch range, as compared to...

Srodes challenges students to make a change in the world

In his 24 years of life, Zander Srodes has accomplished more than most 20 somethings can even imagine. He has published three children’s books on turtles and tortoises. He has traveled the world to...
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