An Ounce of Prevention

National Prevention Week 2017 “MAKING EACH DAY COUNT” National Prevention Week celebrates healthier, happier individuals and communities Region 6, West Virginia – SAMHSA, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, will sponsor...

Williams River Road update

Julie Fosbender, USFS The Williams River Road is not open to through traffic (e.g. from the Highland Scenic Highway all the way downstream to Dyer) because of a big slide just downstream of the Three...

PCHS schedule to change next year

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting Monday afternoon, Pocahontas County High School principal Joe Riley updated the board on his plan to change the high school’s schedule from block...

Author to hold book reading at McClintic Library

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Author and artist Deborah Clearman will read excerpts from her newly published book Concepcion and the Baby Brokers and Other Stories out of Guatemala, Thursday, May 18, at 7 p.m. at the...

Walk a mile in these

Some very interesting and historical items walked right into The Cackling Hens, LLC the other day. Co-owner Leslie McLaughlin recently purchased a set of circa 1942 Lund Military Service Snowshoes. “I bought them from...

A healthy bit of spring cleaning

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer Now that spring is here, it’s time to clear your body and mind and prepare for the active, warm days of summer.  Tonics have, for many generations, been an ancient rite of...

Planned power outage May 7

Service interruption for emergency power line repairs for parts of Pocahontas County is scheduled for Sunday, May 7 Mon Power will need to interrupt electric service for several areas of Pocahontas County. Mon Power...