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Resident completes training

January 23, 2015 Army Pvt. Dustin W. Dilley has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Benning, Ga. more »»

FFA team competes in competition

November 10, 2014 The Pocahontas County FFA Forestry team competed in the 2014 National Forestry CDE competition on Oct. 29-31 in Louisville, Ky. more »»

Groups aim to improve Greenbrier River Trail access

November 6, 2014 CALDWELL — The Greenbrier River Trail Association, partnering with the West Virginia Land Trust, has purchased more than 5 acres near the Greenbrier River in order to improve public access to a rail... more »»

Halloween Train rolling at Cass Scenic Railroad

October 25, 2014 CASS — Tickets are still available for the annual Halloween Train at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park Oct. 25. The ride leaves the depot at 6 p.m. more »»

Rep. Rahall Mobile Office stop slated

October 22, 2014 BECKLEY — U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall (D-W.Va.) announced that the Third Congressional District Mobile Office will be traveling to Pocahontas County this week. more »»

Town passes horse ordinance

October 20, 2014 CHARLESTON (AP) — Some states have exhaust regulations for vehicles; Pocahontas County’s seat is taking steps to regulate, well, animal tailpipes. more »»

‘Cameos of Civil War Women’ set at Opera House

September 25, 2014 Seldom-told stories of the women of the American Civil War will come to life on the stage of the Pocahontas County Opera House during a special matinee performance at 2 p.m. Oct. 5. more »»

Annual CCC reunion draws crowd

September 2, 2014 The annual Civilian Conservation Corps reunion took place Aug. 16 at old CCC Camp Woodbine, Woodbine Recreational Area, near Richwood. more »»

Bluegrass band to return to Opera House

August 26, 2014 Longtime Opera House favorites the Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys return to Marlinton at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys are among West Virginia’s longest-running bluegrass bands. more »»

Water activities popular at Watoga State Park

August 1, 2014 POCAHONTAS COUNTY — West Virginia’s largest state park in acreage is Watoga State Park. Located in Pocahontas County, Watoga is known for its mountain terrain, meandering streams and lake. more »»

Camp Barefoot planned in Bartow

July 25, 2014 Presented by Stanlee Ventures, the eighth annual Camp Barefoot Music & Arts will take place Aug. 21-23 in Bartow. more »»

Potter to be celebrated at area library

July 22, 2014 The Linwood Community Library at Snowshoe will be celebrating the 148th birthday of the beloved author Beatrix Potter with a tea party at 10 a.m. Friday. more »»

Music trail creates weekend itineraries

July 15, 2014 MARLINTON — The Mountain Music Trail, a non-profit group devoted to promoting and presenting the traditional music, dance, and folkways of the Allegheny Mountain region of West Virginia, is happy to... more »»

Permit applications for special deer hunt available

June 24, 2014 GREEN BANK — The National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) in Green Bank has announced applications are now available and are being accepted for the special resident-only controlled deer hunt at... more »»

Morning Glory Inn honored for being pet friendly

June 24, 2014 Morning Glory Inn recently announced that it has been honored as a 2014 Fido’s Favorite-Award winner by the pet friendly travel website more »»

CCC Museum holds reunion

June 23, 2014 The 22nd anniversary of the opening of the Civilian Conservation Corps Museum at Watoga State Park was held June 14 at the park recreation center activity room. more »»

Author to discuss new ‘Hippie’ book

May 28, 2014 Carter Taylor Seaton will be at the Linwood Community Library at 2 p.m. June 8 to discuss her new book, “Hippie Homesteaders: Arts, Crafts, Music, and Living on the Land in West Virginia. more »»

Cass Railroad offers programs

May 14, 2014 CASS — It could be the name of a song, “Trains and Fishing.” But it’s the focus of a fly fishing workshop at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park May 31-June 1. more »»

Bridge to be named for local soldier

May 14, 2014 Sgt. John Andrew Charnoplosky, the 18-year-old soldier that died near the Cambodian border, No. more »»



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