Despite best efforts, fire consumes Second Avenue home

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Last Thursday afternoon, crews from Marlinton Volunteer Fire Department, Hillsboro Volunteer Fire Department, Bartow-Frank-Durbin Volunteer Fire Department and Shavers Fork Fire and Rescue converged on Second Avenue in Marlinton to fight a...

Winter Weather Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory, in effect from noon Monday, February 8, to 1 a.m. Tuesday. Snow is expected, with accumulations in the 2 to 4 inch range for most...

A world-traveling family of trail runners will race at Watoga

David Elliott Contributing Writer Meet the Traveling Lindhorsts, trail runners from Houston, Texas. Last month Bill and Kasia Lindhorst and their sons, Christoph and Lukas, set a family goal to enter half marathon trail races in all...

Ad Correction

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It’s been built, let them come

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer   It was a picture perfect fall day Thursday when interested parties, including elected officials, business leaders, members of the Pocahontas County Chamber of Commerce and members of Greenbrier Valley Economic Development...

Mason Jar Trading Post – gifts with a primitive touch

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer It’s impossible not to be filled with Christmas cheer as you enter the Mason Jar Trading Post in Marlinton. Primitive decorations, snowmen and Christmas trees adorn the entrance of the store. Along with Christmas...

PCHS: You were made for this

Cailey Moore Staff Writer Kevin Bennett, Matt Rao and Pocahontas County Young Life Staff Associate David Moore, along with 94 other students from Nicholas and Webster counties, recently made their way to Goshen, Virginia, for the...

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...