News

POCAHONTASPocahontas Mayor Keith Sutton announced Monday morning that Randolph County Criminal Investigator David Edington has been named Pocahontas Police Chief.

POCAHONTASThe Pocahontas Post Office was evacuated shortly before 9:00 a.m. Friday, January 11, due to several USPS employees experiencing respiratory distress.

POCAHONTASJustices approved a motion at Thursday night’s monthly Quorum Court meeting to add one chief deputy position at the Randolph County Sheriff’s Department as well as one resource officer po

Opinion

Almost every day we hear of another potential Democratic candidate for President.

Persons “from off” find our traditional speech to be most striking in its employment of metaphors, similes, sayings and proverbs and bucolic wisecracks.

Donald Trump’s prime time Oval Office speech to his base about the need for the United States to pay to construct a wall on the Mexico border and the partial government shutdown was televised Tuesd

Sports

JONESBORO—The Pocahontas Redskins fell to 2-12 overall and 0-7 in conference play Friday night at Westside where the Warriors defeated the Skins 73-43.

POCAHONTAS—The Lady Redskins had a very busy week in which they would pick up two wins and two losses to move to 12-9 overall and 4-4 in conference play.

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