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Grand Jury hands up indictments in 13 cases

Jaynell Graham Editor According to Pocahontas County Circuit Clerk Connie Carr, the December Grand Jury convened Tuesday and handed up indictments against the following individuals: Gary Cool, 34, of Monterville, one count, possession with intent to deliver...

Discussion, little action at MTC

Jaynell Graham Editor   Marlinton Town Council’s Monday night agenda had 10 items for “discussion and or action.” By the end of the meeting, there had been a lot of discussion, but very little action.  The town has...

WV Living’s 2018 ‘Best of West Virginia’

WV Living has recognized Pocahontas County favor- ites in the magazine’s annual “Best of West Virginia” list. Snowshoe Mountain Resort won “best ski resort” for the sixth year, and Frostmore Farm in Dunmore won “best...

Area near Dyer closed for helicopter logging operation

Monongahela National Forest has closed an area to all public entry while a helicopter is used to lift cut trees from a timber sale on the Gauley Ranger District. The closure begins Monday, December...

12th Annual Turkey Trot held at GBO

The 12th annual Turkey Trot to benefit the William Dilley Scholarship Fund and the Pocahontas County High School Track team took place Saturday in less than stellar weather. Even with the snow, slush and...

Hacks of Winter

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer The calendar may insist that the first day of winter isn’t until the Winter Solstice on December 21, but here in Pocahontas County, we know better. It’s time to batten down the...

Duncan named President and COO of Snowshoe Resort

Snowshoe and Alterra Mountain Company announced this week that Patti Duncan has been selected as President and Chief Operating Officer of Snowshoe Mountain Resort. Duncan has been with the destination since 2000, serving most...

PCHS on the cutting edge

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education Local School Improvement Council meeting at Pocahontas County High School Monday afternoon, the board learned about several programs utilizing cutting edge technology which will give...