Pocahontas County Rocks!

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer West Virginia is a great state for history and a great state for natural history, too. Geologists come from far and wide to study our rock formations. And you don’t have to...

Outdoor fun and volunteer opportunities abound at Watoga State Park

David Elliott Watoga Foundation   Watoga State Park Naturalist Chris Bartley has hit the ground running with a great list of events at the park this season.  Also, the Watoga State Park Foundation continues monitoring and maintaining...

Something’s brewing in the Greenbrier Valley

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At first glance, it's just another warehouse in the industrial park in Max- welton, but in actuality, the Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company is a place where creativity and science combine to make...

Spice up Spring with allium tricoccum

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer Each spring, the mountainsides are crawling with people scouring the ground, armed with walking sticks and digging tools, in search of a few tiny green leaves. But they aren’t looking for just...

Get an out-of-this-world meal at Starlight Café

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer It may look like a small snack bar nestled in the corner of the Green Bank Observatory Science Center, but the Starlight Café has much more to offer than just snacks. With lunch...

People You Meet ~ Dennis Egan

Age: 59 in April Hometown: A dairy farm in central Wisconsin. Moved to Green Bank in 1998 Family: Wife of 36 years, Nancy, and three children, Emily, Mark and Ben Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer and Division...

Elk River expands family business

Brandon Nottingham Staff Writer   Winter is a beautiful season for hardy outdoor enthusiasts. With breathtaking views of snowcapped mountains and the welcomed sight of snow gently falling, Pocahontas County is truly a winter wonderland. When the first...