FFA members honored at annual banquet

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Dressed in their navy blue corduroy jackets, members of Pocahontas County High School FFA held its annual banquet last Thursday to recognize achievements from the past year. Before the awards were announced, West...

PCHS business students on the cutting edge of technology

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Three years ago, the Career and Technical Education courses at Pocahontas County High School implemented a new program called Simulated Workplace. With that change, the classes became businesses, and the students...

Candidate Forum ~ West Virginia House of Delegates, 43rd District

https://youtu.be/4BERRhXrzcE Allegheny Mountain Radio and The Pocahontas Times collaborated on a candidate form for candidates for West Virginia House of Delegates, 43rd District. Prior to answering questions, the candidates gave an introduction. Question One: West Virginia...

Memorial Day service at Arbovale

Charles Sheets, President Arbovale Cemetery Association The Arbovale Cemetery Association invites members of the community and especially family and friends of loved ones who were laid to rest in the Arbovale Cemetery during the past...

MTC sees light at the end of the tunnel

Jaynell Graham Editor After years of planning, designing and finding funding sources, Wayne Hypes, president of Dunn Engineering, advised Marlinton Town Council, at its Monday night meeting, that bids had been accepted for the town’s Water...

Warrior Welding has that spark

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When welding returned to Pocahontas County High School six years ago, students jumped at the chance to take the Career and Technical Education class. Learning skills to gain certification and becoming...

Commission votes to join WVHAZ

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Greenbrier Valley Economic Development Corporation executive director Andrew Hagy, its president Charlie Sheets along with Marlinton Mayor Sam Felton appeared before the Pocahontas County Commission Tuesday to continue the conversation concerning...

Volunteers recognized at annual dinner

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Christmas is a time for giving and, each year, the Marlinton Woman’s Club honors Pocahontas countians who give the gift of themselves to the community with an annual Christmas dinner at...