Allegheny Mountain Radio • 9836 Browns Creek Road • Dunmore, WV 24934 • 800-297-2346

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Allegheny Mountain Radio

Allegheny Mountain Radio is a network of three community stations which are public and non-commercial: They are operated by volunteers and a small paid staff. Pocahontas Communications Cooperative, the licensee of the stations, is a non-profit organization formed in April 1979 for educational and charitable purposes and to operate community radio stations. Financial support is derived from individual donations, business underwriting and grants.

Allegheny Mountain Radio

Allegheny Mountain Radio is a network of three community stations which are public and non-commercial: They are operated by volunteers and a small paid staff. Pocahontas Communications Cooperative, the licensee of the stations, is a non-profit organization formed in April 1979 for educational and charitable purposes and to operate community radio stations. Financial support is derived from individual donations, business underwriting and grants.

OUR COMMUNITY. BE A PART OF US!

Allegheny Mountain Radio serves the Allegheny Highlands of the two Virginias: Our coverage area includes Pocahontas County in West Virginia and Bath and Highland County in Virginia. Learn more about these communities by following the links below.

POCAHONTAS COUNTY

“The Birthplace of Rivers”

BATH COUNTY

"Where Dream's Come True”

HIGHLAND COUNTY

“Virginia’s Little Switzerland”

OUR COMMUNITY. BE A PART OF US!

Allegheny Mountain Radio serves the Allegheny Highlands of the two Virginias: Our coverage area includes Pocahontas County in West Virginia and Bath and Highland County in Virginia. Learn more about these communities by following the links below.

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Pocahontas County

"Birthplace of Rivers"

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Bath County

"Where Dream's Come True"

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Highland County

"Virginia's Little Switzerland"

Dental hygienist introduced us to a great radio station and the benefits of flossing: Dorries

You know the routine. 

Slide into the pleather recliner. Put your arms at rest. Ease your feet up. Relax. 

Again… relax.… 

A bib slides across your chest. An examination light swings low. Count deep breaths.

“OK, turn a little this way. Open wide, please.” In go the tools of the hygienist’s trade.

All’s good. Until two minutes into the cleaning. The pop playing on the office’s choice of radio gives you a mild ache. It's the music. 

A Powerful Voice in a Quiet Zone

Tucked away in the woods just beyond Pocahontas County High School sits the modest headquarters of a powerful radio network. Its power lies not in the network’s transmission capabilities, but rather in its dogged determination to offer original, local programming that not only entertains and informs its listeners, but involves them as well.

Allegheny Mountain Radio (AMR), as the umbrella network is known, recently adopted Mountain Magic as its tagline. That is a fitting description for an operation that has somehow found a way to serve communities within the remote regions of the United States National Radio Quiet Zone. Radio transmissions in the Quiet Zone are heavily restricted by law to facilitate scientific research by radio astronomers at the Green Bank Observatory.

FEATURED STORIES

Protect my Public Media

The President’s budget proposes eliminating public media funding. Without this critical seed funding, your local stations may be ...

Cedar Grove Documentary

Cedar Grove is an hour-long radio documentary co-produced by Allegheny Mountain Radio and West Virginia Public Broadcasting. Listen ...

Do you want to be a DJ?

AMR has openings for volunteer DJ’s that want to have their own show! Tuesday mornings from 10:00 am ...

What does it mean to be a Veteran?

https://www.alleghenymountainradio.org/content/uploads/2015/11/Veterans-Day-story-Radio-Club.mp3 AMR's Radio Club went out and interviewed Veterans and N0n Veterans and asked the question, "What does ...

Click to find out how!

Do you know there are a LOT of ways you can tune in to Allegheny Mountain Radio, including ...

Thank you Gibbs!

Gibbs Kinderman was honored on air by Board President Rachel Tompkins during Bluegrass Sunday Live on April 26th, ...

Information

  AMR airs sermons from our local clergy every Sunday morning. We are looking for clergy from any ...

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Help keep Allegheny Mountain Radio on the air.

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Allegheny Mountain Radio
9836 Browns Creek Road
Dunmore, WV  24934

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Call AMR at 1-800-297-2346 between 9 AM and 5 PM.
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LATEST NEWS

Pocahontas County Commission Meeting Agenda for Tuesday 06-19-18

The Pocahontas County Commission will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, June 19th, starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Commission Office in the Courthouse in Marlinton with the following agenda:

Architects Explain to the Board of Ed. the Slow Progress of the PCHS Major Improvement Project

OWPR Architects addressed the Pocahontas Board of Education about the slow pace of the Major Improvement Project at Pocahontas County High School.

What To Do If You Witness A Vehicle Accident

Highland County Sheriff David Neil provides guidelines to follow should you find yourself faced with the emergency situation of a vehicle accident.

Bath’s Supervisors hold June meeting

More on Recycling to come

Bath Visitors Center moving through planning

Design firm will incorporate ideas from residents

Upcoming Events

PCCC September Board Meeting

The September meeting of the PCCC Board will be on Monday, September 10th at 5:30 pm at the WCHG studio, 171 Charger Ln., Hot Springs, VA, 24445 . Everyone is welcome.
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PCCC December Board Meeting

The December meeting of the PCCC Board will be on Monday, December 3rd at 5:30 pm at the WVLS studio,  80 West Main St., Monterey, VA 24465. Everyone is welcome.
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Upcoming Events

PCCC September Board Meeting

The September meeting of the PCCC Board will be on Monday, September 10th at 5:30 pm at the WCHG studio, 171 Charger Ln., Hot Springs, VA, 24445 . Everyone is welcome.
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PCCC December Board Meeting

The December meeting of the PCCC Board will be on Monday, December 3rd at 5:30 pm at the WVLS studio,  80 West Main St., Monterey, VA 24465. Everyone is welcome.
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