‘Passing the Music Down’

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer Most musicians start out by learning to play an instrument at a young age from a teacher or mentor. Early attempts at playing music usually involves pieces that most people know. But...

Experience Monongahela National Forest

David Lillard WV Rivers Coalition If you are looking for a chance to shake off winter and enjoy the special places of the Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia Rivers Coalition’s Best of Birthplace weekend might be...

Williams River Road open to through travel

Williams River Road (Forest Road 86) on the Gauley Ranger District in Monongahela National Forest is now fully open to motor vehicle use, with certain safety measures in place. Previously, a portion of the...

Williams River Road update

Julie Fosbender, USFS The Williams River Road is not open to through traffic (e.g. from the Highland Scenic Highway all the way downstream to Dyer) because of a big slide just downstream of the Three...

Celebrating National Nursing Home Week

Members of the Green Bank Senior Choir lifted their voices at Pocahontas Center last Wednesday – and encouraged residents to do the same. The choir helped to celebrate National Nursing Home Week. Choir members...

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...

2017 4-H and FFA Ham, Bacon, Egg Show and Sale

Forty-five Pocahontas County 4-H and FFA members showcased their many hours of hard work Saturday evening as they exhibited and sold hams, bacons and eggs from their 4-H and FFA projects. The annual sale...

GBEMS hosts volunteers

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer Green Bank Elementary Middle School hosted a Volunteer Appreciation Brunch Thursday to say “thank you” to any and all who volunteered their time to help during the school year. The event was...