School’s Out Skate Jam

Brandon Nottingham Staff WriterStillwell Park was filled with the sounds of children’s laughter Friday, as well as the sounds of wheels rolling on concrete.Pocahontas County Parks and Recreation hosted its first annual School’s...

Marlinton Council deals with its inheritance

Jaynell Graham EditorMonday night’s Marlinton Town Council meeting started out with public input from Clean Cow co-owner Jamie Strauss expressing her concern about proposed increased water rates with regard to the upgrade to the town’s...

BOE facing infrastructure issues at PCHS

Suzanne Stewart Staff WriterAt Monday evening’s Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting, maintenance director Ron Hall and Pocahontas County High School sanitation plant operator Morgan McComb addressed major issues with the PCHS sewer system.McComb, who...

Truck Pull and Mud Race back on track

Brandon Nottingham Staff WriterThe annual Mud Track Race has been missing from the list of things to do in and around Pocahontas County, but Jamie McNeill and Aaron Sponaugle are working together to bring that...

Ag Lab teaches students importance of agriculture

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   It would be impossible to take students to visit the various farming operations and agricultural facilities in West Virginia, so the Farm Bureau created the Ag Lab – a mobile laboratory where...

Williams River Road open to through travel

Williams River Road (Forest Road 86) on the Gauley Ranger District in Monongahela National Forest is now fully open to motor vehicle use, with certain safety measures in place. Previously, a portion of the...

‘Build a Better World’ Summer Reading Program begins June 12

The 2017 Summer Reading Program at Pocahontas County Free Libraries kicks off June 12 at McClintic and Hillsboro libraries, and will be in session every day that week – June 12 through June 16.The...