Echo From the Hills

Echo From the Hills 1.25.17

Winter continues moving along with more wet, cloudy days and mud everywhere. I always called the month of February the “Season of Mud.” After January...

Echo from the Hills – 1.18.17

Pilot Knob glows like an amethyst in the last slanting rays of the setting sun; the whole mountain is bathed in soft lavender color. Our...

Echo from the Hills

More than 75 years ago, a little girl with skinny blond pigtails is waiting for Christmas. It seemed the day would never end, but...

Echo From the HIlls

This is the anniversary of an infamous day in our American history; the day that Pearl Harbor was bombed. I was only six years...

Echo From the Hills

I lost my oldest friend the day after Thanksgiving. She was six years old when I became aware of her. My birthday fell in August, and...

Echo From the Hills

As we prepare the food for the Thanksgiving feast, the mind keeps drifting back to earlier times; Thanksgivings of long ago.  Mom would start...

Echo from the Hills

Is this our Indian summer? The warm days that we experienced in October may have been called Indian summer, but according to the Old...

Echo From the Hills

  All day my heart has been on Hickory Knob. As I stepped outside and the rich, earthy smell of fall wafted toward me, I...

Echo from the Hills

October is spinning out her days of gold under the deep blue skies of autumn. Summer is gone, taking with her the wildflowers that...

Echo from the Hills

Fall weather is trying hard to enter our hills, with a few premature yellowing leaves drifting down from trees that are beginning to look...

Forecast

clay, wv
scattered clouds
48.2 ° F
48.2 °
48.2 °
93%
1.6mph
40%
Sat
57 °
Sun
42 °
Mon
47 °
Tue
53 °
Wed
61 °