The long road to tea

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer Before and during the American Revolution, many tavern signs were made with a political statement in mind, but the whimsical sign of the The Tea Kettle and Tabby Cat in Wenham,...

Robins ~ the heralds of spring

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer It’s been a long, cold winter. This is the time of year that we’re all anxious for our very last snowstorm to come and go, and we’re glad for every tiny sign...

Pearl S. Buck Birthplace will host writing workshop series

There’s no better setting for aspiring writers to discover and hone their skill than at the home of world-renowned author and humanitarian Pearl S. Buck, one of only a few writers to have...

Deer Creek B&B ~ From place of worship to place of rest

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer ust off the Potomac Highlands Trail on Wesley Chapel Road in Green Bank, there is a quaint two-story white building with a long history. From the outside, it is clear the building...

Wild Edibles Festival at Watoga State Park

Get a “taste” of Pocahontas County Free Admission for workshops and demonstrations Hosted by: Watoga State Park Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21 The Wild Edibles Festival will begin Friday afternoon at 3 p.m. with a guided...

32nd Annual Great Greenbrier River Race

Saturday, April 28 Register by April 13 at Tristateracer.com Mandatory meeting at 10:30 a.m. at the Gazebo on Main Street in Marlinton. Triathlon begins at 11 a.m. Nothing says “Spring” like the crowd of racers, friends, family and...

‘Playfest’ returns to the Opera House

PlayFest will return in May, presenting another evening of short plays, sponsored by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop. The festival will be performed Friday and Saturday, May 18 and 19, at the Pocahontas County...

Fan favorites return to Opera House stage

The Opera Pocahontas County Opera House will welcome back old friends and familiar audience favorites this spring, with performances by world music ensemble Lone Raven, folk musician John McCut-cheon, the Davis & Elkins College...