Social media wonders about fracking fluid on West Virginia roads

The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV

The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV                     By David Esteppe With winter weather and its associated road conditions, questions have arisen on social media websites about what people are seeing being sprayed onto the roads for de-icing. The More...

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The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Highland scientist leading pipeline opposition

  The Pocahontas Times  The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV A retired scientist from Highland County, Virginia, is leading a local effort to prevent More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

School calendar change approved by Greenbrier Co. Board of Education

During a special meeting of the Greenbrier County Board of Education held on Nov. 17, the board approved a change to the 2014-15 school calendar making Dec. 23 a two-hour early dismissal for Professional Learning More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Alderson Jingle Bell Fun Fest

The Alderson 4th of July Committee is proud to present the 2nd Annual Alderson Jingle Bell Fun Fest. The event is a fundraiser for the fantastic Alderson 4th of July Celebration. The Jingle Bell Fun Fest is on Saturday, More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Ronceverte to host meeting to address dilapidated structures

The City of Ronceverte will host a meeting to discuss issues the City is facing in regards to addressing the abandoned and dilapidated structures found in the community. On Monday, Nov. 24 at 5:30 p.m., at Ronceverte More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

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Turkey Dinner in Williamsburg The Williamsburg Community Action will sponsor a Turkey Dinner on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 12 noon to 5 p.m. A traditional Thanksgiving Dinner will be served: turkey/dressing, fresh More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Fracking ruled a trespass without owner’s permission

By Peggy Mackenzie A federal judge has ruled that “fracking” into neighboring tracts is a trespass. Property owners with their mineral rights intact should know that a driller who, without a proper lease, “fracks” More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Watoga State Park seeks foundation members

By Geoff Hamill The Pocahontas Times Watoga State Park is a sparkling gem in the West Virginia state park system. The largest of all state parks, Watoga covers more than 10,000 acres of magnificent mountain forests. More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Open House slated December 1 in Ronceverte

On Monday, Dec. 1, the Ronceverte Main Street and Ronceverte Development Corporation will hold a Business Open House from 5-7 p.m. prior to the annual Ronceverte Christmas parade. Local businesses will stay open More...

Santa rides a fire truck in 2013 Alderson Christmas parade
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Alderson announces Christmas Parade

Santa rides a fire truck in 2013 Alderson Christmas parade Mayor Travis Copenhaver has announced Friday, Dec. 5 as the day of the Annual Christmas Parade. The parade will line up, beginning at 5 p.m. in front of More...