Black fly spraying set for April 15

The West Virginia Department of Agriculture plans to conduct a black fly suppression treatment on Wednesday, April 15. We would appreciate it if you could run a public notice for us – if it’s...

Marlinton submits projected utilities budget

Higher rates are on the horizon for Marlinton water and sewer customers. Accountant Jeff Feanster prepared a projected water and sewer budget for the town that portends higher rates for the town's utility customers. Marlinton...

Sheriff’s Department enforcing animal protection during extreme cold

Due to the extremely cold temperatures expected tonight through Saturday, February 21, the Pocahontas County Sheriff has announced the enforcement of WV Code 61-18-19(a)(1)(C)(ii): It is "unlawful for any person to mistreat an animal in...

Marlinton smolders

The smoldering ruins of the Old Bank Building in Marlinton re-ignited Monday morning, helped by breezy, dry conditions. Marlinton VFD brought a tanker truck to the scene and started hosing down the ruins at...

Snowshoe Mountain Christmas unveiled

It’s that time of year again. Time to deck the halls with ribbon and garland, and decorate Christmas trees to celebrate the season. At Snowshoe Mountain Resort, Christmas cheer came alive with new decorations in...

Snowshoe part of Intrawest sale

Intrawest Resorts Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SNOW), a leading North American mountain resort and adventure company, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by a newly-formed entity controlled by...

Circuit Court News

  According to Pocahontas County Circuit Clerk Connie Carr, the following cases were heard August 8 before the Honorable James J. Rowe: A hearing on a petition to revoke probation was held in the case the...

Deer Creek Supply adds a Village Post Office

Among the home improvement supplies offered at Deer Creek Supply on Cass Road, there is a new addition – a Village Post Office. The VPO has a blue mail box as well as a green...