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Mayor’s Corner

Marlinton Mayor Sam Felton This is Clean-up Week in Marlinton, and I hope to see cleanup continue throughout the entire summer. Please be advised: The Town has its own messes, and we are working on...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

A Boil Water Advisory had to be issued Monday afternoon. Sunday’s high water levels on Knapp Creek led to high turbidity in the raw water coming into the plant. Higher turbidity takes longer filtration....

Mayor’s Corner

During this last week, as I have talked to friends and first responders who have been to the devastated areas in our neighboring counties, I am somewhat in awe that, for the most part,...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

Marlinton Rotary Club members, Roger Trusler, Joe Smith, Linda Simmons, Kenny Woods, Brett Withers, Susan Wilkens, Ashley and Kendall Beverage, cleaned and painted at the gazebo area and First Avenue Mini-Park. Their work is...

Marlinton Mayor’s Corner

My apologies to the community and visitors who came to Mountain View Cemetery over this past Mother’s Day Weekend. Wet weather had delayed a clean-up of at least one gravesite. Also, days of wet...

Mayor’s Corner

As flood recovery continues in our neighboring counties, I want to encourage everyone in our area – If you sustained losses during the June 23 flooding event, you have to document those losses with...

Mayor’s Corner

It was reported to me Thursday, at about 1 p.m., that there was a water break at the end of Jury Street. It soon became a major blowout resulting in water flowing past the...

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...