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Homegrown care – Three professionals return home to practice medicine

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer As Dorothy said in The Wizard of Oz, “There’s no place like home,” and three young women took that sentiment to heart when it came time to begin their careers as medical...

Snowshoe part of Intrawest sale

Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SNOW), a leading North American mountain resort and adventure company, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by a newly-formed entity controlled by...

BOE holds heated discussion at MMS

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The board of education held a special meeting June 16 at Marlinton Middle School to discuss ongoing issues and concerns. Teachers, parents and students shared their views on the education provided at...

Grand Jury hands up nine indictments in August term

A Pocahontas County Grand Jury convened on August 27 and handed up nine indictments. The following cases are set for arraignment September 3 before the Honorable Judge Robert E. Richardson: David Wayne Cassell, 26, of Cass,...

How well is your well?

The Pocahontas County Water Resources Task Force and West Virginia University Extension Service co-sponsored a water well information workshop on Friday night at the Marlinton Municipal Building. The purpose of the workshop was to...

Traffic stop ends in tragedy

West Virginia State Police Office of Public Affairs Lt. Michael Baylous On Friday, May 15, 2015, at approximately 10:16 p.m., Senior Trooper R. A. Waid, of the Marlinton Detachment, conducted a traffic stop on US Route 219...

Commission to consider Inter-state Hardwoods request

Cailey Moore Staff Writer The Pocahontas County Commission listened to and acted on a number of considerations, requests and other items brought before them during its first meeting of the new year. One item brought to the...

The Foxes are brewin’ tea

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Whenever I see white cloudy wisps rising up from the mountains and in between the tree-covered hills, I know that the foxes are brewing tea. My mom was usually a no-nonsense, practical...