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South Carolina man charged with negligent homicide

Jaynell Graham Editor John Anthony Mazzuch-elli, Jr., 51, of Duncan, South Carolina, has been charged with negligent homicide in the death of Roger Cain, 72, of Marlinton. Mazzuchelli was traveling north on Rt. 219 near Renick...

‘It was a long 12 hours there’

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer While creeks and streams were spilling out of their banks and into fields and roads in Pocahontas County Thursday, White Sulphur Springs received an estimated nine inches of rain, leading to one...

Embezzlement charge against former prosecutor dismissed

Senior Status Judge Thomas H. Keadle has granted a dismissal of the embezzlement charge against former Pocahontas County Prosecutor Donna Meadows Price. Special assistant prosecutor Kristin Cook informed the court July 28 that the matter...

Forward, positive momentum on display at MTC meeting

Marlinton Mayor Sam Felton apologized to the Town Council at Monday night’s meeting, saying it was hard to give his mayor’s report in just a few sentences. He said he hoped to streamline it...

HES students wow BOE with accomplishments

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education Local School Improvement Council meeting Monday afternoon at Hillsboro Elemen- tary School, the students were the center of attention as they shared projects from their...

Find something new for you at Wooddell’s Antiques

Antiques have been a passion for Green Bank resident Starleen Wooddell since she was a little girl. After all these years, Wooddell has turned that love into a business with Wooddell’s Antiques and More...

Students showcase talents at Evening with the Arts

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer The Pocahontas County Opera House was in full bloom Thursday evening – decorated with cherry blossoms and forsythia stems for the Evening with the Arts annual showcase. Sponsored by the Marlinton Woman’s...

MMS working together for high achievements

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education Local School Improvement Council meeting Monday afternoon at Marlinton Middle School, the staff and students shared their excitement over the recent release of test score...