7 fascinating facts about African American heritage in Southern West Virginia

7 fascinating facts about African American heritage in Southern West Virginia

February 22, 2018

Baseball team composed of Coal Miners in Welch, McDowell County, WV February is Black History Month, and southern West Virginia...

Feeling chilled? Warm up with handcrafted Appalachian spirits!

Feeling chilled? Warm up with handcrafted Appalachian spirits!

January 23, 2018

Cocktails ... photo: Smooth Ambler Spirits Facebook Pour yourself a glass of comfort this winter. From mountain whiskey to rum,...

Winterplace: Winter fun for all

Winterplace: Winter fun for all

January 16, 2018

Winterplace Ski Resort Photo: Molly Wolff Snow isn’t just for kids; it’s magical for adults, too! And at Winterplace Ski...

Golden days of yore: how Victorians celebrated Christmas

Golden days of yore: how Victorians celebrated Christmas

December 19, 2017

Christmas trees, Christmas cards, Christmas crackers— much of our merry holiday associations come from Bramwell, WV - photo courtesy of...

Got any New Year’s resolutions? Find ‘em in all 9 counties!

Got any New Year’s resolutions? Find ‘em in all 9 counties!

December 19, 2017

Where will you find your next adventure? Why stop at one resolution? Southern West Virginia has pulse-pounding adventures for the...

Story By Alice – New River Gorge Bridge

Story By Alice – New River Gorge Bridge

December 19, 2017

Name: Alice We had been In Lynch,Kentucky at family reunion..Some of the family and Us was going onto West Virginia...

Christmas events!

Christmas events!

December 8, 2017

Merry Christmas from Southern WV! Christmas is coming to southern West Virginia! All month long, we’re celebrating with festivals, feasts,...

SHOP SMALL: Bluefield Edition

SHOP SMALL: Bluefield Edition

November 20, 2017

Remember to Shop Small, Bluefield, WV “Nature’s Air-Conditioned City” will celebrate Small Business Saturday both online and on the ground. Here’s the...

Shop Small Saturday: the Fayetteville edition

Shop Small Saturday: the Fayetteville edition

November 20, 2017

Waterstone Outdoors “America’s Coolest Small Town” lives up to its name with lots of quirky, appealing boutiques. Shop Small Saturday...

Beckley’s Shop-Small Extravaganza

Beckley’s Shop-Small Extravaganza

November 20, 2017

Beckley Rocks Shop Small Saturday! Nothing helps Christmas shopping more than unique shops and lots of deals. Fortunately, Beckley will...