Compass: Winter 2016

Elk River Ramblers – life, music and a day job

Convey – to cause to pass from one place or person to another. – Merriam Webster Dictionary As we travel this road of life we often come in contact with unforgettable sights, sounds and voices. Someone...

A quiet and busy lifestyle

Passing through Hillsboro in the early morning, one gets the impression that it is a sleepy little town – a few cars passing through, school buses arriving at the elementary school, the sound of...

Magistrate Court

According to Magistrate Court records, the following individuals were either arrested or had activity in their cases. Jesse Lee Blake, age unavailable, of Marlinton appeared in court May 10 on a charge of breaking and...

Let’s go cross-country skiing!

When I was in the Army about a million years ago, I spent a few years as an infantryman in the 10th Mountain Division. The division's home at Fort Drum, in northern New York...

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Gab

New geocache challenge will have you tongue tied Drawing inspiration from the popular group game Mad Gab, the new geocaching challenge created by the Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau will test your wits. “I think...