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A taste for Empty Bowls

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Thursday night’s Empty Bowls Dinner was truly a community effort, bringing together local artists in the Pocahontas County Arts Council, students from Pocahontas County High School’s Culinary Arts program and...

Eighth Grade students broaden knowledge at business luncheon

Pocahontas County eighth grade students from Marlinton Middle and Green Bank Middle schools traveled to Snowshoe Mountain Resort last week for the annual business luncheon hosted by the Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau. Along...

Pretty Penny Café vandalized with racial slur

It may say “Love” behind Blair Campbell, owner of the Pretty Penny Cafe in Hillsboro, but the word was spray painted on the building as an act of hate. Last Wednesday morning, as Campbell was...

Marlinton community co-op grocer in the planning stage

Cailey Moore Staff Writer More than a year has passed since Marlinton's Fas Check closed its doors. Pocahontas IGA – located north of Marlinton on Route 219 – has since become the community's main source for...

A new view for Sheets

Cailey Moore Staff Writer Eighty-seven and a half year old Clarence Sheets has lived a full life and experienced many of the joys a long life brings. However, he has also begun to experience the not-so-wonderful...

U.S. Senate candidate visits Snowshoe

West Virginia Secretary of State and U.S. Senate candidate Natalie Tennant visited Snowshoe on Saturday to speak with voters and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Wine and Jazz Festival. Tennant was traveling with...

Old fashioned fun at Huntersville Traditions Day

Return with us now -- to those thrilling days of yesteryear. -- Introduction to The Lone Ranger television show Like the producers of The Lone Ranger, the organizers of Huntersville Traditions Day invite everyone to “step...

Commission votes down RAD proposal

Too many questions and too much uncertainty. That's why two Pocahontas County Commissioners voted down a proposal to create a resort area district (RAD) at Snowshoe Mountain Resort. During the Commission meeting last Tuesday...