When it comes to historic pursuits or hobbies, watching a blacksmith work steel has to be one of the more interesting processes to watch.
The ski lifts at Snowshoe can provide sort of an adventure for the more faint-of-heart — a safe, relaxing ride, or a few minutes to take in the view if nothing else.
Watoga State Park is by no means a local secret, but memories of time spent there probably conjure up images of summertime barbecues, the outdoor pool, or the hiking trails. “The River of Islands” is by no means a seasonal operation.
Cecil Underwood, of Beaver Creek, is full of good fish tales, most of them surrounding ice fishing at Watoga State Park. Underwood is retired now and he's been ice fishing the past few years because he said he can't stand the heat the rest of the year.
A charity concert was held at the Opera House last weekend to honor local firefighters and EMS workers. VISTA Chris Butsavage, of Bethesda, Maryland, helped organize the event.
Representatives from three local non-profits, parents, and members of the community met last week in Marlinton to share ideas and address the issues of drop-out prevention and substance abuse in Pocahontas County schools.
Kelly Triplett was born in Stamping Creek, West Virginia in January 1924, one of eight boys and four girls.
According to Triplett, back then, life wasn't easy, but through hard work, his family got by.
In the opening minutes of Marlinton's regular town council meeting Monday night, Mayor Joe Smith took a moment to thank the different agencies and volunteers that pulled together during Hurricane Sandy.
Polls closed at 7:30 p.m. Check back as unofficial results are posted throughout the evening.
With 15 of 15 precincts reporting, the most current results as of 10:45 p.m. are as follows:
The Shavers Fork stream restoration project in Slaty Fork is at the tail-end of its construction phase.
When Calvin Butler isn't building residential homes, he's floating somewhere around the United States traveling the drag-racing circuit — at speeds close to 200 miles per hour.
The Snowshoe Mountain Response Team and emergency medical service providers from all over West Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio, all participated in rope-rescue training at Snowshoe last week.
The Warriors managed to top Webster County Friday night in their final game of the regular season.
Defense was key Friday night as the Pocahontas County Warriors defeated the Man Hillbillies in their final home game of the regular season. Warrior head coach Chris Sutton said the 7-6 score did not tell the tale of the exciting game.