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Test of Public Alert and Warning System scheduled for September 20

The mission of the West Virginia Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is to ensure the protection of life and property by providing coordination, guidance, support and assistance to local emergency managers and...

Many and varied were the topics at MTC

Jaynell Graham Editor Marlinton Town Council received a disturbing report Monday night with regard to damage to the flowers on Main Street and outside the town office. Monies from the Main Street Beautification fund had been used...

Office of Minority Affairs to hold public meeting

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Each year, the West Virginia Office of Minority Affairs hits the road and travels to six counties to host a Listening Tour where directors of state agencies can hear the concerns of...

Author returns home for book signing

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When author and Cass native Jack Moore knew he was coming home for the Green Bank High School reunion, he decided he would host two book signings – one at McClintic Library...

Commission hears good news about tourism revenue

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Commission addressed a brief slate of business at its meeting Tuesday morning, and they received good news from the 2017- 2018 annual report from Pocahontas County Convention and...

The Farmer’s Almanac ~  no home should be without it

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Before we had The Weather Channel and smart phones, we had almanacs. Ever since the first one was printed in Mentz, Germany in 1457 by Gutenberg - who also produced the first...

Temporary Road Closure

The Division of Highways has announced the planned temporary closure of Pocahontas County Route 8, also known as Sheets Road, near Dunmore. The closure is scheduled to begin at 6 a.m. Tuesday, September 4....

Commission meeting is short and to the point

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Commission met on August 21, and addressed a brief agenda. Commissioners heard from Brian Aluise from Senator Joe Manchin’s office.  Aluise is the senator’s new Regional Coordinator. He said...