Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Last Thursday, I had the good pleasure of attending the 23rd Annual Eighth Grade Business Luncheon, which was held at the Mountain Lodge Conference Center at Snowshoe. The original idea for this program was...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Jalaluddin Rumi is credited with saying: “Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wiser, so I am changing myself.” I am not familiar with this person beyond this...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Get ready. Get ready. Get ready. Clean-Up as Beautification The groundhog saw his shadow. Just six more weeks until spring – and that has me thinking about spring clean-up. Eyesores in any community are a little...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Marlinton residents and Facebook users, please take note: There is no invasion of freedom underway. The Town of Marlinton has no desire to invade your homes. I will try to explain – using the statements...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

FYI - Town of Marlinton The Town continues to pay the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) $2,500 per month toward the settlement of Consent Order #8455. When you think about the upgrades and/or additions to...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Last Friday, I had the good pleasure to be in our Nation’s Capitol. It was pleasant to walk down blocks with three-story brick houses with common setbacks from the street. The similar building designs...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Urban Deer Hunt Report The Special In-Town (Bow-Only) Deer Season began September 3 and seven (7) deer kills were reported as of the end of last week. That may not sound...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Correction To schedule an appointment for the Free Community Shuttle, call 304-799- 6337 and press “1.” The service began January 3 and will be available every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This...