Opera House will feature the traditional – and not-so-traditional

Three local favorites from the old-time music community as well as a fiddler with a flair for the unexpected will take the stage at the Pocahontas County Opera House this winter season. Opry Night February 17,...

‘The things you need, close to home’

“It shows the value of Trent’s that it didn’t close when the by-pass went in.” ~ Suzanne Stewart   There is a rare jewel in the Green Bank/Arbovale area.  The first thing that might come to mind...

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...

Dunmore – a gem among logging towns

Nestled among the logging towns of Cass, Sitlington and Raywood, Dunmore was a booming little town with its own economy, including farms, stores and schools. The original settlement was founded between 1740 and 1750 by...

Compass: Winter 2016

The Appalachian Cat Head Biscuit

Cara Rose, Executive Director Pocahontas County Convention and Visitors Bureau What is it about biscuits? I think what makes the Appalachian biscuit better than Pillsbury’s is the art of making something delicious – fast, with simple...

Compass – Summer 2018

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