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What You May (Or May Not) Know About Glade Creek Grist Mill

What You May (Or May Not) Know About Glade Creek Grist Mill

August 23, 2010

One look at a photo of the Glade Creek Grist Mill and it is hard not to think "West Virginia"....

20 Reasons Why Tamarack Really IS The Best Of West Virginia

20 Reasons Why Tamarack Really IS The Best Of West Virginia

August 11, 2010

Anyone who’s driven through southern West Virginia has seen it.  That red roofed round-about building that kind of looks like...

The Boys Scouts of America & West Virginia

The Boys Scouts of America & West Virginia

August 3, 2010

Just in case you haven’t heard: the Boy Scouts Of America are coming to West Virginia! All of them.  (Well,...

It’s The Berries

It’s The Berries

July 16, 2010

Here’s another great post by Kay Bess on growing up in southern West Virginia.  If you try the recipe at...

The Top 50 Reasons To Go White Water Rafting In West Virginia

The Top 50 Reasons To Go White Water Rafting In West Virginia

July 12, 2010

1.    It’s hot outside. 2.    Rafting is the summer tradition in West Virginia (if you make it one). New River...

The Secret To Grandma’s Magic West Virginia Recipe

The Secret To Grandma’s Magic West Virginia Recipe

June 25, 2010

Today we have another great blog post from Kay Bess.  Last week she wrote about the Pink Scarf Project.  This...

5 Myths About Riding ATVs In West Virginia

5 Myths About Riding ATVs In West Virginia

June 14, 2010

Alright,  moms.  Ready to rev it up a little this summer?  Here’s a way you can absolutely floor your family: ...

The Story of the Pink Scarf

The Story of the Pink Scarf

May 27, 2010

Update October 2, 2014 This labor of love has grown to 8608 feet with over 1000 people contributing from 35...

5 Simple Ways To Plan A Family Vacation To West Virginia

5 Simple Ways To Plan A Family Vacation To West Virginia

May 14, 2010

Okay, full disclosure: we want you to come to southern West Virginia.  Guess the secret’s out! But here are some...

3 Don’t-Miss West Virginia Events For May

3 Don’t-Miss West Virginia Events For May

April 30, 2010

Here we go, everyone!  Spring has taken over southern West Virginia, and that’s just fine with us. Why?  Oh, I...