No split decision here

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer One of the distinct pleasures of exploring Pocahontas County has to be coming across some of the remaining examples of the old-style split rail fences which, at one time, lined so...

Last Run Restaurant will host Farm-to-Table

In a push to promote a connection between local farmers who supply the produce and products and the visitors who enjoy them, West Virginia State Parks is hosting Farm-to-Table dinner events which include a...

Local businesses support Watoga Trail Challenge

David Elliott Contributing Writer Four businesses in Seebert and Mill Point have stepped up to help sponsor the third annual Mountain Trail Challenge. Barnett Cabins, The Lodge on the Greenbrier River, Hummingbird House and Greenbrier Cabins...

Wilfong Farm to host sheep shearing event

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer There are thousands of World Records for all kinds of disciplines and talents – from the largest rubberband ball to the shortest living woman. This Saturday, July 21, at the Wilfong Farm in...

Temporary road closure

The Division of Highways advises that there will be a temporary closure of Pocahontas County Route 29, known as Lobelia Road, near Droop Mountain State Park, beginning at 6 a.m. Monday, July 23. The...

Caution advised on Highland Scenic Highway

A road crew will be working on a section of the Highland Scenic Highway (Forest Road 150) on Monongahela National Forest near the Little Laurel Overlook for the next few weeks, due to damage...

Wildell – a not so forgotten town

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer In it’s heyday – when lumber and railroad companies set up camp – Pocahontas County was freckled with small logging towns complete with their own schools, churches and company stores. As the logging companies packed...