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Allegheny Mountain Radio Day Sponsorships

An Allegheny Mountain Radio Day Sponsorship allows you to support your local community radio station while also acknowledging a special day or event for a loved one, friend or colleague such as birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, holidays, promotions, christenings or other special occasions or memorial for a loved one.

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.

LATEST NEWS

Highland Medical Center COVID Booster Shot Information

HMC will contact patients as booster shots are approved and become available

Highland Historical Society End of Season Update

Two current exhibits are closing on October 30. Museum open by appointment with permanent exhibits during the winter.

Agendas for Pocahontas Commission’s Special & Regular Meetings on October 19th

On Tuesday October 19th, the Pocahontas County Commission will hold both a Special Session at 10:00 am and a regular meeting at 5:30 pm.

Monongahela National Forest Recreation Sites Closing For The Winter

Some sites remain open year round, but toilet facilities may not be available during the winter.

Virginia Absentee Ballots Require Witness Signature

Ballots are being received without the required signatures.

Pocahontas BOE Votes to Keep Parents Choice on Masks until January 11, 2022

Board member Sam Gibson argued for a mask mandate and was the only board member to vote against Morgan McComb’s motion to not have a mask mandate even be considered until January 11th.

SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY RADIO

Help keep Allegheny Mountain Radio on the air.

SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY RADIO

Help keep Allegheny Mountain Radio on the air.

PLEDGE BY MAIL

Allegheny Mountain Radio
9836 Browns Creek Road
Dunmore, WV  24934

PLEDGE BY PHONE

Call AMR at 1-800-297-2346 between 9 AM and 5 PM.
We will take your pledge information and follow-up by sending you an invoice.

Upcoming Events

WVLS CAC Meeting

The WVLS Community Advisory Committee will meet at the WVLS studio at 80 East Main Street in Monterey Thursday, October 21st at 6:00 pm. The public is invited to attend.
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WVMR CAC Meeting

The WVMR Community Advisory Committee will met virtually via Zoom on Tuesday, October 26th at 6:30 PM. Log in information is below. Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88684572565?pwd=ODd6Zk85M3Bld2NubTFrb3pxcnhFQT09 Meeting ID: 886 8457 2565 Passcode: 403621 One tap mobile +19292056099,,88684572565#,,,,*403621# US (New York) +13017158592,,88684572565#,,,,*403621# US (Washington DC) Dial by your location +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)…
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Upcoming Events

WVLS CAC Meeting

The WVLS Community Advisory Committee will meet at the WVLS studio at 80 East Main Street in Monterey Thursday, October 21st at 6:00 pm. The public is invited to attend.
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WVMR CAC Meeting

The WVMR Community Advisory Committee will met virtually via Zoom on Tuesday, October 26th at 6:30 PM. Log in information is below. Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88684572565?pwd=ODd6Zk85M3Bld2NubTFrb3pxcnhFQT09 Meeting ID: 886 8457 2565 Passcode: 403621 One tap mobile +19292056099,,88684572565#,,,,*403621# US (New York) +13017158592,,88684572565#,,,,*403621# US (Washington DC) Dial by your location +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)…
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