AMR News

NRAO, PCHS and an area business team up for a new forestry project

The National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank maintains an admirable reputation for its involvement with community and school activities in Pocahontas County. Now, the observatory is collaborating with students from PCHS and an area

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Millboro Preservation and Cultural Association votes to ask for a meeting with BARC Electric’s Board of Directors regarding construction of a BARC parking lot on the MPCA’s old Millboro school property

At a long and divisive meeting, the MPCA didn’t approve a proposal, created by its own board, that came out of a meeting with BARC Electric and Bath County officials regarding further discussion on the parking lot

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Four first place winners for Pocahontas County at State Social Studies Fair

Some talented Pocahontas County students were turning heads at the state-level Social Studies Fair recently. Superintendent Dr. Donald Bechtel told board members how the students placed at the Tuesday night Board of Education meeting. “I’m

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Personal property tax increase of 35 cents proposed in Bath County

Public hearing on the recommended budget and tax rates is April 29

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State coordinator says spray used in area black fly control program is non-toxic

Between April and October every year the West Virginia Department of Agriculture regularly applies a bacterial agent into area rivers, part of their annual black fly control program. Betsy Reeder has been the coordinator for

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Folks learn to forage at the 2014 Wild Edibles Festival

Folks learn to forage at the 2014 Wild Edibles Festival

The 2014 Wild Edibles Festival was held in Hillsboro on Saturday. Attendees had an opportunity to watch demonstrations focused on foragables, ranging in topics from wild mushroom cookery to making birch soda. This was Dr.

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