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Jane Price Sharp – A Selfless Life

Jane Stobo Price Sharp, 95, died Sunday, September 27, 2015, at Pocahontas Center in Marlinton, Pocahontas County.  She died a stone’s throw across Knapps Creek from where she was born October 14, 1919, at...

BOE looks at alternate routes for project funding

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   When the proposed school levy failed at the General Election, the Pocahontas County Board of Education began looking for alternatives to improve school facilities. Superintendent Terrence Beam said the board plans to apply...

Commission holds special meeting on pipeline letter

A proposed Dominion Resources 42-inch natural gas pipeline to be built through northern Pocahontas County has generated concern among local residents about damage to the Monongahela National Forest, degradation of waterways and the use...

Lucy’s Grocery and Moore Opening Thursday, July 11

After months of renovations and upgrades, downtown Marlinton once again has a grocery store. Located in the former FasChek building, Lucy’s Grocery and Moore will open Thursday, July 11, at 8 a.m. The shelves...

2016 Primary Election Results

RUN DATE:05/10/16 POCAHONTAS COUNTY, WV "Unofficial Results" RUN TIME:10:11 PM PRIMARY ELECTION ...

Military and civilian units conduct exercise in National Forest

A field exercise in Pocahontas County last weekend tested the ability of several organizations to respond to what might seem an unlikely event, but one that has become more of a threat - a...

Dominion chips in

Jaynell Graham Editor Things are changing at Watoga State Park, and a generous donation from Dominion to the Watoga Foundation will help keep the momentum going. The Foundation has been working toward two goals – ...

Proposals for roads and libraries top county commission agenda

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Representatives from West Virginia Governor Jim Justice’s office and District 8 Engineer and Manager James Rossi, with the West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways, addressed the Pocahontas County Commission...

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