Kountry Kreations highlighted in WV Executive

For the Real WV section of the Fall 2014 issue of West Virginia Executive magazine, production assistant Maggie Matsko chose to highlight state crafters in a Holiday gift guide story. One of the six items...

Tips to help first responders

Michael O’Brien Director, Emergency Management If you have an emergency, will first responders be able to quickly find your home? Extra minutes spent trying to locate a property could mean the difference between life and death. Here...

Winter Storm Jonas hits town today

Pocahontas could receive 18” – 30” depending on location. Homeland Security and Emergency Management liaison Shawn Dunbrack provided the following information from Thursday evening’s weather briefing. More information will be available today. If at all...

Virtual Vietnam Wall brings the names to you

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer It’s a haunting image. Two large black triangles stretched out beside each other – with names etched into the rough stone – the names of 58,300 men and women who lost their...

Watoga State Park offering monthly nature hikes

The beauty of Pocahontas County is undeniable and Watoga State Park Assistant Superintendent Kelly Smith is hoping the park’s monthly hikes will give visitors a closer look at that beauty. “Watoga State Park is such...

Dominion says pipeline decision expected soon

The courtroom in Highland County, Virginia was filled to capacity on August 5 for a meeting between the Highland County Supervisors and representatives of Dominion Resources, Inc. The hot topic on the agenda was...

Marlinton Council holds fire info meeting

Marlinton Town Council held a special meeting Thursday evening to provide and exchange information regarding Sunday's fire, which destroyed three Main Street buildings. Mayor Joe Smith reported that 12 residents and eight businesses were displaced...

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...

This Week's eEdition