Pocahontas Board of Education Meeting Agenda, Tuesday, 1-26-21

By Tim Walker / January 24, 2021

The Pocahontas County Board of Education’s Tuesday, January 26th regular meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. at the Board Office Conference Room in Buckeye. Because of the pandemic, public attendance at this meeting will be limited. Audio will be available via Zoom Meeting and on the Board’s Website. Directions to these are in this story.

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Highland County Board of Supervisors January Work Session

By Bonnie Ralston / January 24, 2021

The Board will also hold a joint meeting this month with the Planning Commission on January 28

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Highland County EDA Discusses Impact of Maple Festival Cancellation

By Bonnie Ralston / January 24, 2021

EDA wants to support businesses that will be open despite the cancellation

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Highland Chamber Of Commerce Announces Cancellation of 2021 Maple Festival

By Scott Smith / January 21, 2021

State guidelines make normal Festival activities unworkable

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Broadband was a Hot Topic at Pocahontas Commission Meeting

By Tim Walker / January 21, 2021

At their January 19th meeting, the Pocahontas County Commissioners established the County Broadband Council in an effort to jump start the disappointing progress so far in the county’s efforts to obtain a Federal Broadband implementation Grant.

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Highland County Recreation Commission Promotes Outside Activity Challenge

By Bonnie Ralston / January 20, 2021

It’s the 1000 Hours Outside Challenge for 2021

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Pocahontas County BOE Decides on amount of In-Class Instruction per Week

By Tim Walker / January 18, 2021

School Superintendent Terrence Beam said that as he understands the governor’s order and the direction of the WV Department of Education, there are two options for the board to consider.

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1-19-21 Pocahontas County Commission Meeting Agenda

By Tim Walker / January 14, 2021

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

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SBA re-opens Paycheck Protection Program to small lenders beginning Jan 15th

By Heather Niday / January 14, 2021

Another round of Paycheck Protection Program loans will be available beginning January 15th, 2021

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Community Divided about the Future of Former Howes Tannery Office Building

By Tim Walker / January 13, 2021

After seeing the condition of the building, including the severe water damage to the rear half of the building, as well as the relatively good condition of the front half, several different opinions and observations were expressed:

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