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Cass Harvest Day and Burner Homeplace Open Air Market

THERE WAS A hint of Fall in the air Saturday at the Cass Harvest Day celebration at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park and the Burner Homeplace Open Air Market. Crafters, vendors and visitors enjoyed a day of...

The end of an era ~ Dr. Soriano retires

Jaynell Graham Editor What have you been doing for the past 42 years? Over that past few weeks, Dr. Luis E. Soriano’s 42-year medical career has been the topic of conversation at several social gatherings, and, as...

GBO receives $1.3M grant from NSF

U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced $1,345,903 for the Green Bank Observatory (GBO) through the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Associated Universities...

Hurricane Florence – potential impact on Pocahontas County

Michael O’Brien, Director Pocahontas County Homeland Security and Emergency Management Emergency Management officials are actively preparing for the arrival of Hurricane Florence beginning Thursday, September 13. We are coordinating with the Red Cross, county school officials...

DeBerry to be named President and COO of Washington resort

With the recent announcement of Alterra Mountain Company’s intent to purchase Crystal Mountain Resort in Washington, Frank DeBerry, currently of Snowshoe Mountain, will be named President and Chief Operating Officer of the destination upon...

Students share ideas, accomplishments with BOE

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer With just a month of school under their belts, several Pocahontas County High School students had new ideas and projects to share with the Pocahontas County Board of Education at its meeting...

Preparing for the worst, hoping for the best

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When Homeland Security is mentioned, it usually conjures up thoughts of terrorist attacks or terrorist threats. While that is the case in some instances, Homeland Security also focuses on other threats which,...