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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...

Honor Corps visits schools, local veterans

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer The week of Veterans Day is always busy for the Pocahontas County Veterans Honor Corps. Each year, the organization visits all the county schools as well as Pocahontas Center to educate students...

POW/MIA ceremony

The Pocahontas County Veterans Honor Corps holds a POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony each year at its Veterans Day dinner to honor service men and women who have not returned home. Honor Corps Commander Rick Wooddell...

The incredible, versatile pumpkin

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Like the swallows of Capistrano, right on time, they come back every year. And, as important as they are to our Halloween celebrations, that’s just where pumpkins are getting started! From a prominent...

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Through no fault of their own, many older animals in shelters find themselves waiting a long time for their forever homes.  As November is “National Adopt a Senior Pet Month,” it’s a...

Meth ~ from several angles

Jaynell Graham Editor Troopers from the West Virginia State Police – Marlinton Detachment found a large “rock” of meth this past summer during a search of a home in the southern part of the county. Most people...