Was it a derecho?

Jason Bauserman Contributing Writer At 4:55 p.m. Monday, a surprising squall line hit the northern tip of Pocahontas County.  In a 10-minute period, wind, rain, thunder, lightning, darkness and a 15 degree temperature drop all occurred...

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...

Students share coding knowledge at MES

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The week of December 4 was Computer Science Week and, to celebrate, Marlinton Elementary School fourth grade teacher Brian Smith and his class had something special in store for all the students...

The Discovery begins

PLANS FOR DISCOVERY Junction have gone from paper to site preparation. The park was two years in the planning stage, and just a few months in fundraiser mode. Tuesday morning the US Forest Service had its equipment...

General Election Unofficial Results

The following are the General Election Unofficial Results for early voting, absentee ballots and all 15 precincts. SUMMARY REPORT POCAHONTAS COUNTY, WV ...

Gather ’round the Wassail bowl

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Old English Wassail Carol Here we come a-wassailing Among the leaves so green; Here we come a-wand’ring, So fair to be seen: Love and joy come to you, And to you your wassail, too, And God bless you...

ACP to adopt alternate route through national forests

Atlantic Coast Pipeline, LLC (Atlantic) has worked with the U.S. Forest Service over the last several months to find an alternative route that avoids sensitive areas in the Monongahela National Forest and the George...

Filmmakers capturing oral history of Cass

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Husband and wife team, J.T. Arbogast and Kimberly Dilts, have always had a strong connection to Cass. Arbogast’s grandmother, Odessa “Dess” Kane, lived in Cass. Her struggle with Alzheimer’s was the center...

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