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...

School is in session at Snowshoe Mountain Resort

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Before you strap on your skis or snowboard and attempt to brave the slopes for the first time, visit the Ski School at Snowshoe Mountain Resort and get some pointers from the...

Something for everyone at the Opera House this summer

New Orleans jazz? Check. Old time? Check? Folk? Yep. Bluegrass? Absolutely. Blues? We’ve got that, too. Did we mention the skinny German juggler? This summer the Pocahontas County Opera House will host a veritable kaleidoscope of performers on its stage,...

Caves of Pocahontas County

Roy B. Clarkson History of Pocahontas County -1981   Any consideration of caves should stress two major aspects: 1. Caves are extremely fragile systems of great geologic and biologic interest. They should be entered only by persons who...

Historic Landmarks Commission – preserving the past

Suzanne Stewart
 Staff Writer In Pocahontas County, history isn’t just a story shared between friends or an interesting fact about life in the “olden days.” History is tangible and alive, thanks in part to the...

Compass – Winter 2018

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Compass – Fall 2018

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It’s a Pumpkinpalooza

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Inspired by fall and focused on earning the rank of Eagle Scout, Slaty Fork teen Alan Gibson has organized and planned the first, hopefully annual, Pumpkinpalooza. The event, which will take place...