Cass to host Christmas-themed Elf train

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   The Cass Scenic Railroad State Park usually closes for the season after its Halloween train in October, but due to high demand for seasonal trains, Mountain Rail Adventures is hosting a special...

Yeager House ~ Steeped in history

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Looking for a one-of-a-kind vacation ren- tal with a historical foundation? Look no further than the Yeager House in Bartow. Located on the Camp Bartow Civil War Battlefield, the Yeager House is located...

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Roy B. Clarkson History of Pocahontas County – 1981 CRANBERRY GLADES Sphagnum bogs, of varying size, are found scattered throughout the higher mountains of Pocahontas County. By far, the largest of these bogs is the area known...

It’s all about Women

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer “I am woman, hear me roar,” may have been the battle cry for feminists in the 70s, but it’s also an appropriate battle cry for the Becoming an Outdoors Woman program which...

Mountain Times for Winter, 2013

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8 Rivers Fly Rods inspired by Pocahontas County

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer When 8 Rivers Fly Rod Company president Matt Holtsclaw was a young boy growing up in Charleston, his family vacationed in Pocahontas County, where he made some of his best memories fishing...

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