We’re farmin’ here

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Summertime in Pocahontas County may not present as many challenges to drivers as winter’s icy and snowy roads, but there is an increase in the number of tractors and pieces of...

Family hair care at the Mane on Main

Cailey Moore Staff Writer It is a time of growth as the arrival of Spring quickly approaches, and Marlinton's Main Street is seeing a number of businesses springing up. Work on the interior of Tudor's Biscuit...

Commission hears RAD and library funding concerns

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer David Litsey, of Snowshoe, signed in to the public input/hear callers portion of the July 5 Pocahontas County Commission meeting. He brought with him a lengthy statement, addressing several of his...

Second Annual Urban Deer Hunt set for Marlinton

Jaynell Graham Editor The Marlinton Town Council’s Urban Deer Hunt committee advises that improvements and changes have been put in place for the second annual hunt. The purpose of the hunt is to reduce deer damage to...

Power has been restored

Power has been restored to Mom Power customers in the upper end of the county. The warming station at the NRAO has closed.

SBA funds MIP grant for GBEMS

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer A week before his planned vacation, Pocahontas County Superintendent of Schools Terrence Beam received good news from the West Virginia School Building Authority. The Major Improvements Project for repairs at Green...

Female firefighters arrive at ‘the ideal time’

Marlinton town officials and the local and assistning fire departments got some unexpected help November 10 from 18 award winning firefighters from the women’s prison at Alderson. The vans carrying transporting those firefighters arrived in...

Space Race Rumpus – a family friendly adventure in the Quiet Zone

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Rain didn’t stop the cyclists participating in the National Radio Astronomy Observatory Space Race Rumps this weekend. As the drizzle turned into a downpour, racers stayed their course and sped through the muddy...

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