Cranberry Piecemakers ~ Witches’ Quilting Party

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer In the spirit of the spooky season, the Cranberry Piecemakers let their in-ner magic out at a Halloween-themed meeting, or- ganized by Cheryl Taylor Dean. Flying in on their brooms must have...

Identity theft scam reported in the county

Residents in the county have reported receiving a pink notification by mail which advises that the recipient has been pre-approved by Medicare for a back brace or knee brace. This is a scam – an...

FirstEnergy launches Scam and Fraud Information website

FirstEnergy Corp. has launched a Scam and Fraud Information section on its website to help raise awareness of fraudulent activity and educate utility customers about these threats to their personal safety and security. The new...

Spirit of the Camp, Part 2

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer This article continues from last week’s edition. It’s a big moment when the Spirit of the Camp is named and this highest honor, represented by the Spirit Stick, is presented to the...

Friends of Frosty

Friends of Frosty turned out in droves Saturday for a fundraising Poker Run. Registration for the 118 motorcyclists took place at the Marlinton Motor Inn beginning at 9 a.m. The riders headed out on...

MMS staff shows support for school

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The board of education conference room had standing room only at the board meeting Monday night, as staff and supporters of Marlinton Middle School gathered to show support for the school. In response...

Snowshoe Foundation Toy Drive benefits three counties

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Carrying on one of its newest traditions of hosting a Toy Drive, the Snowshoe Foundation has raised nearly $7,000 to purchase toys and other gifts for children in Pocahontas, Randolph and Webster...

Fifty-Years-Ago

Thursday, December 8, 1966 A picture of Wilbur Boggs, in a group of soldiers, was carried on the cover of the New York Times magazine section recently. Bear Junior Simmons and Hunter Taylor brought down another bear...

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