Morning Glory Inn earns top marks

The guests have spoken and whether they were humans or their four-legged counterparts, they all agree – the Morning Glory Inn at Snowshoe is excellent. FidoFriendly.com and TripAdvisor.com awarded Inn owners Karin Anderson and Rod Molidor...

Fleming remains commission president

During its meeting on Tuesday morning, the Pocahontas County Commission reorganized for the new year, but made very little change. The commission unanimously voted to keep Commissioner David Fleming as its president and made...

Forestry students present cruise to BOE

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The Pocahontas County High School forestry department was given a large task by the Board of Education – to cruise the timber on the board’s property in Green Bank and provide a...

Commissioner of Agriculture talks spuds

Cailey Moore Staff Writer West Virginia Agriculture Commissioner Walt Hel- mick stopped at the Huttonsville State Farm Wildlife Management Area Friday to laud the continuing progress of the Potato Demonstration Project. “We’re on to...

McGlaughlin House sustains water damage

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer While the Mc-Glaughlin House in Marlinton is the oldest log structure in Pocahontas County, it was restored and fitted with several modern conveniences, including a restroom. With such a convenience, comes inconveniences,...

Carrying on ‘ladybug quilt’ tradition

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer “Ladybug, ladybug, fly away home. Your house is on fire…” Drawing inspiration from a children’s nursery rhyme, the Buffalo Cabin Quilt Guild began making “ladybug quilts” around 1988 for families who suffered the...

Into the woods

MAMA BEAR ROSE and her cubs, Bud and Petals, were released to the wild Thursday. Rose investigated the surroundings a few times before bringing the cubs out of the “family’s” enclosure. Once outside, the fun began...

Four fallen Civil War soldiers honored at HTD

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The sky was clear and the breeze cooled visitors as they gathered at the Huntersville Confederate Cemetery for a special dedication ceremony during Huntersville Traditions Day. The ceremony is the latest of several...