Hillsboro in running for ‘Turn This Town Around’ campaign

New South Media Inc. founder Nikki Bowman spends a lot of time in the car as she drives the winding roads of West Virginia in search of stories for West Virginia Living, West Virginia...

PCHS students choose to be ‘Above the Influence’

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Nine Pocahontas County High School students were honored last Thursday during the Warriors Above the Influence 2018 poster presentation. Brianna Hef-ner, Hunter Shafer, Jacob Jones, Elijah Robertson, Emalee Arbogast, Breanna Sharp, Emily...

Rotary donates to Discovery Junction

Marlinton Mayor Sam Felton, center, receives a $2,000 check from Marlinton Rotary Treasurer Kendall Beverage on the now vacant lot beside the Pocahontas County Opera House. After two years of planning and design work, the...

Guests fork over funds at Farm-to-Fork event

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The air was crisp, and the temperature was just right at the Linwood Library Saturday as folks gathered for the fourth annual Farm-to-Fork fund-raiser for Linwood Daycare. As guests visited under the pavilion,...

MTC approves fireworks, festival and water project

Jaynell Graham Editor At Monday night’s meeting, Marlinton Town Council approved a contract with Hamburg Fireworks, of Lancaster, Ohio, to provide a fireworks display Friday, July 6, for the town’s annual July 4th celebration, at a...

County benefits from Airbnb bookings

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer There are several web-based businesses which focus on booking vacations and lodging, including Trivago, Travelocity and Airbnb. The later began as a site for individuals to use to rent a room or...

House of Delegates candidates attend forum

The Pocahontas Times and Allegheny Mountain Radio hosted a forum for House of Delegates District 43 candidates on Monday evening. Democratic candidates William Hartman and Denise Campbell, and Republican candidates Charles Kinnison and Mary...

County greatly benefits from Hotel Occupancy Tax

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Hundreds of thousands of visitors come to Pocahontas County each year to explore and experience the beauty of the unique attractions the county has to offer. As a result of their visits,...