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Train rides feature good food, great views

July 9, 2013 Engines from an era when trains were steam-driven and geared for power are working at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park in Pocahontas County. more »»

Cass plans out-of-this-world train rides

July 8, 2013 In an era of dusk-to-dawn lighting, lunar excursions at Cass Scenic Railroad offer dark skies on New Moon Runs. New Moon Runs will be offered Tuesday and Aug. . more »»

House rental reservations now online at Cass Scenic Railroad

July 2, 2013 New for 2013, and just in time for its 50th anniversary, company houses may be reserved at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park through a new online servic. more »»

Fireworks and more set for Fourth

July 1, 2013 Residents have many choices of events to enjoy this Fourth of July holiday weekend, from fireworks to concerts to community rallies. more »»

Applications available for special deer hunt

June 27, 2013 GREEN BANK — The National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank has announced that applications are now available and are being accepted for the special resident-only controlled deer hunt at the... more »»

Watoga State Park hosts CCC reunion

June 26, 2013 The 21st Watoga State Park CCC Reunion was held June 8 at the assembly room at Watoga State Park in Pocahontas County. more »»

Cass Railroad marks 50 years

June 24, 2013 CASS (AP) — It’s still a West Virginia state park with trains powered by 90-year old locomotives, but things have changed at Cass Scenic Railroad. more »»

Memorial hikes in 2013 slated

June 21, 2013 Few events about West Virginia’s statehood and history will be more meaningful than the four memorial hikes at Droop Mountain Battlefield planned in 2013. more »»

Clinic to be added to PEIA directory

June 17, 2013 PEIA insurance holders received a letter June 4 about a new comprehensive care partnership. more »»

Shay No. 4 to be honored at Cass Scenic Railroad

June 11, 2013 Cass Scenic Railroad will celebrate Shay No. 4’s golden anniversary Saturday. Originally numbered 5, the Shay locomotive at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park began service at Birch Valley Lumber C. more »»

Cass to celebrate 50th anniversary

May 15, 2013 In 1963, after years of operation as a logging town, Cass began a new piece of its history when a tourist train departed at 10:30 a.m. June 15. more »»

Drama Workshop debut set

May 14, 2013 The Pocahontas County Drama Workshop will present the comedy “The Pickers,” a play by director Margaret Baker, at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Pocahontas County Opera House in Marlinton. more »»

Mark Twain portrayal planned at Snowshoe

May 13, 2013 American author and humorist Mark Twain will be portrayed by Doug Riley of Tunnelton at 3 p.m. May 19 at the Linwood Community Library at Snowshoe. more »»

Concert coming to Opera House

April 5, 2013 The Pocahontas County Opera House Foundation is set to present a concert by “The Sweethearts of Bluegrass,” Darin and Brooke Aldridge. more »»

Former Green Bank resident earns award

March 30, 2013 Leisure Publishing of Roanoke, Va., has announced Associate Art Director Caroline McKean was honored in late February with the Silver ADDY Award. more »»

Opera House to present concert

March 5, 2013 The Pocahontas County Opera House Foundation is set to present The Sea, The Sea at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $8. Youth ages 17 and under are admitted free of charg. more »»

Alderman graduates basic training

February 7, 2013 Air Force Airman Matthew E. Alderman graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. more »»

Local hospital now a Level IV Trauma Center

December 12, 2012 Pocahontas Memorial Hospital has officially received designation as a Level IV Trauma Center from the West Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services. more »»

Pocahontas Grand Jury hands up 26 indictments

December 11, 2012 A Pocahontas Grand Jury indicted 26 individuals last week. The indictments included the following: — Jullian N. more »»

Snowshoe hosts free skiing day for residents

December 7, 2012 Snowshoe Mountain Resort will host a free day of skiing for all West Virginia residents this Saturday. All West Virginia residents with proof of residence (state issued ID, utility bill, etc. more »»



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