A joint military force of two British Commandos, three British Royal Marines and a US Recon Marine arrived in Pocahontas County on Sunday to carry out an important mission - a mission of mercy and compassion for wounded troops.
The Pocahontas County Warriors lost their first home game of the season Friday night, 20-14, to the Cougars of East Hardy.
Mayor Dennis Driscoll had a lot of important events to tell council about during his report at the September 8 council meeting.
The Pocahontas County Public Service District (PSD) board went into closed-door session with its new attorney Monday evening to plan a response to a lawsuit filed by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).
The Pendleton County Wildcats stormed back in the second half to overcome a 17-6 halftime deficit and defeat the Pocahontas County Warriors, 31-23, Friday night in Franklin.
In 2002, Jack Black and his wife, Roberta, bought a 263-acre farm at Stamping Creek, where they planned to settle down after Jack retired. Roberta always dreamed of having a peaceful, mountaintop home for themselves and their boys.
The Pocahontas Public Service District (PSD) board hired a new attorney at its regular meeting on August 31, at a time when legal troubles mount for the three-man board.
Coach Mike Knisely said last week that his Warrior football squad would have to play a nearly perfect game to win last Saturday's game at Parkersburg Catholic.
According to geologists, the Appalachian Mountains were once the centerpiece of the ancient supercontinent Pangaea, towering as high or higher than the Himalayas. Eons have rounded off the old mountains and replaced glaciers with trees, forming a range as beautiful as any in the world.
Late spring/early summer and late summer/early fall are great times to go hiking. Mid-summer heat is uncomfortable, makes the bugs really bad and there's not a lot of water flowing.
The Pocahontas County Public Service District (PSD) could face fines as much as $25,000 per day for every water discharge violation at its three sewage plants as a result of a lawsuit filed Monday morning by the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).
Marlinton Mayor Dennis Driscoll reported Tuesday that the town council approved legal action to remove new phosphorus limits from the municipal sewage treatment plant's water discharge permit.
After a suggestion from a Buckeye woman to increase recycling in the county, the Pocahontas County Solid Waste Authority (SWA) formed a committee to brainstorm recycling ideas.
PCHS running back Jesse Hoke rushed for 264 yards on 35 carries and three TDs Friday night to lead the Warriors to a 24-8 road victory at Tucker County.
It's hard to imagine a little town nicer than Dunmore. Wildflower-filled pasturesﾠ surround the town, once again surrounded by forested hilltops.