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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

Recognizing Local Veterans

To all of our Veterans, we thank you for your service and sacrifice.

December 7th Pocahontas County Commission Meeting Agenda

The Pocahontas County Commission will meet in regular session at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 7th with the following agenda.

A Special Version of “A Christmas Carol” Comes to Monterey December 11

It's a one man show, featuring actor John Hardy.

Monterey Town Council’s December Meeting

Council members adopt Snow Removal Policy for Monterey

Movie Night at the Bath County Public Library

The holiday season can be a very stressful time for parents. The Bath Branch of the Rockbridge Regional Library is doing their part to help. I talked with Branch manager Amy Porterfield about the latest happenings at the library. Starting Tuesday, December 7th at 5:00 pm, the library will host movie night. The Library has…

WV Legislature Considering Consolidating by Creating Multi-County Boards of Educations

This would mean that each county would only be able to elect one member to a new multi-county Board of Education.

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

PCCC Board of Directors 4th Quarter Meeting

The Pocahontas Communications Cooperative Corporation Board of Directors will hold it’s 4th Quarter meeting via Zoom on Monday, December 13th at 5:00 pm, EST. Log-in information below: Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83012901626?pwd=TXZQQUt4N204VUhlakJxL1FzYzNtQT09 Meeting ID: 830 1290 1626 Passcode: 276694 One tap mobile +13126266799,,83012901626#,,,,*276694# US (Chicago) +19292056099,,83012901626#,,,,*276694# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626…
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Upcoming Events

PCCC Board of Directors 4th Quarter Meeting

The Pocahontas Communications Cooperative Corporation Board of Directors will hold it’s 4th Quarter meeting via Zoom on Monday, December 13th at 5:00 pm, EST. Log-in information below: Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83012901626?pwd=TXZQQUt4N204VUhlakJxL1FzYzNtQT09 Meeting ID: 830 1290 1626 Passcode: 276694 One tap mobile +13126266799,,83012901626#,,,,*276694# US (Chicago) +19292056099,,83012901626#,,,,*276694# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 312 626…
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