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We Are Thankful in Southern WV

November 22, 2013 11:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

As Thanksgiving nears, we’re reflecting on the wonderful things Southern West Virginians share to be thankful for. Southern WV is a beautiful, culturally-tied and unique region of this Appalachian Mountain State. Here are just a few of the things we’re most proud of, and honored to live among: A lively history of independence Born from […]

Family Holidays are Sweet in Southern West Virginia

November 21, 2012 10:21 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Lots of our holiday traditions are all about food. Many family recipes have been handed down for generations. That often means that the recipes  include an item grown in home gardens. The “root” of the holiday recipe that appears on the table of Kay Bess, Marketing Director of Visit Southern West Virginia, is sweet potatoes. […]

Why You Should Spend Your Thanksgiving in Southern West Virginia

November 7, 2012 3:33 pm Published by 4 Comments

Thinking about your Thanksgiving plans? Consider spending it here in southern West Virginia. Whether southern WV is ‘coming home for the holidays’ or  a great place to ‘meet in the middle’ with family and friends, this area doesn’t stop being fun just because summer is over. You’ll find plenty to do to make a holiday […]

A Thanksgiving Feast Where Someone Else Does the Cooking

November 22, 2010 12:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

November 25 is always a time to give thanks and surround ourselves with those we love.  But surrounding ourselves with thanks doesn’t always mean hours spent in a kitchen.  This year, thousands of families will take the time off and let someone else do the cooking, including those visiting Southern West Virginia. Where will you […]