WV Land Trust hosts tour of Camp Bartow

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer Pocahontas County has many historical sites, and one of the most well-known is Traveller's Repose, which is part of the Camp Bartow Historic District. Traveller's Repose has served many roles in Pocahontas...

New group to offer art instruction and fun at WSP event

Gail Hyer Contributing Writer Watoga Art in the Park – bringing together artists and the great outdoors – Saturday and Sunday September 2 and 3. Watoga Art in the Park features a great fun-filled weekend for...

Preliminary hearing held in State v. Newsome

A preliminary hearing, in the case the State of West Virginia v. Erica T. Newsome,37, of Jacksonville, Florida, was held in Pocahontas County Magistrate Court Friday, August 11, wherein Magistrate Cynthia D. Broce-Kelley found...

Wood and paper lamps ~ what a bright idea

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Expanding on the creative classes it provides, the Pocahontas County Art Guild hosted a class last week where instead of painting or drawing, participating artists learned to craft paper and wood lamps...

BOE short, sweet and to the point

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   It was a short evening for the Pocahontas County Board of Education Monday as four members – minus president Emery Grimes – approved multiple contracts and the personnel agenda. Superintendent Terrence Beam gave a brief...

Summer was a SPLASH at GBEMS

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer School letting out for the summer is probably one of the most anticipated times for children all year long. They are finally out of the classroom and get to enjoy a nice,...

Vehicle accident leads to multi-state investigation

Jaynell Graham Editor Detectives from the Jacksonville, Florida, Sheriff’s Department and the West Virginia State Police – Marlinton Detachment will work together to investigate events surrounding a single vehicle accident. The accident occurred Sunday near Thornwood, about...