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DeBerry takes RAD trip to local communities

The Pocahontas County Commission voted down Snowshoe Mountain, Inc.'s petition to create a resort area district (RAD) on August 19. Commissioners Jamie Walker and William Beard cited the large number of questions they had...

Author shares memories of life in Pocahontas County

He may be a published author living in California now, but Jack Moore will forever be a Pocahontas County boy. Moore made a special appearance at the Green Bank Public Library last week to...

Manchin talks economics in Green Bank

The Green Bank Telescope (GBT) went into service in 2000 at a cost of $95 million. Just 14 years later, the fate of the telescope and research center in Green Bank remain unclear. As part...

Artists share talents at Green Bank Gallery

To celebrate the labor of its members, the Green Bank Gallery held a special event last weekend. Several gallery artists demonstrated their crafts, including a musical performance by Sugar Run Band. Joining the local artists...

Worth takes a journey through the Wild and Wonderful

There isn’t a love in this world that can parallel the love West Virginians have for their state. It runs deep – but it isn’t exclusive to those born on West Virginia soil. For...

Dominion representatives meet with County Commission

Representatives of Dominion Resources, Inc., have been visiting with local governments recently to sell the idea of a 550-mile natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to North Carolina. Last Tuesday evening, five Dominion representatives...

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...

Historical Society remembers Buckeye poet laureate

The old Buckeye School is a bookstore now, an appropriate use for a building where children learned to read and write. Row upon row of dusty books fill the cloakrooms and classrooms where kids...