Humanities Council hires state folklorist

The West Virginia Humanities Council announces the hiring of a state folklorist. The position, funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts, marks the first time a West Virginia state folklorist has been employed in an official capacity. Emily Hilliard, formerly of Washington, DC, joined the Humanities Council in November to document the folklife More...

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UTV riders hit the Hatfield McCoy Trails near the Rockhouse Trailhead in Man (Photo: Wild, Wonderful West Virginia)
By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia releases ‘Real’ Hatfield McCoy Mountains vignette

UTV riders hit the Hatfield McCoy Trails near the Rockhouse Trailhead in Man (Photo: Wild, Wonderful West Virginia) Wild, Wonderful West Virginia has released the Real. Hatfield McCoy Mountains video, highlighting More...

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By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Rose Parade float to showcase Wild, Wonderful West Virginia

Public invited to recommend names for two black bears featured on float Wild, Wonderful West Virginia this week encouraged individuals to recommend names for the two West Virginia black bears featured on the WVU More...

By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Entertainment Calendar

Ongoing: Art exhibits: Pamela Withrow’s “Following the Light,” Auditorium Gallery; Agnes Carbrey and Ryan Russell: Ten Years, Museum Gallery; Mary Hurst’s “Invocations,” Old Stone Gallery; through Dec. More...

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By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2015

The new face of Fezziwig – GVT Presents ‘A Christmas Carol’

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, presents the holiday classic “A Christmas Carol.” This Christmas musical runs Dec. 10-12 and 17-19 at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinee More...

By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Just for the holidays! ‘Origins of Shanghai’ mini-exhibit at North House

Every locale has its New Year’s traditions, some dating back to ancient times. These celebrations are embraced by countries and ethnicities around the world – think fire-cracker Chinese neighborhood festivities, More...

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By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Season finale: 4th Fridays Music at White Sulphur Springs Library

The White Sulphur Springs Public Library is proud to present the final “Fourth Friday” music program of 2015 on Friday, Dec. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. (the 3rd Friday of the month, one week before Christmas!) The More...

By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Celebrate young people at Grand Opening of The Hub

The Grand Opening celebration for The Hub at Montwell Park in historic Lewisburg will be held Wednesday, Dec. 16. The doors at The Hub, a Connected Student Café and Smoothie Bar, will open for the community to More...

By admin On Monday, December 14th, 2015

Alderson shines

The lights of Alderson are on and waiting for you. Take a peek inside of Santa’s Workshop. Sit on a sleigh. See the beautiful lights of The Cedars and other homes in the community. Drive or walk around the historic More...

By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2015

ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

ONGOING: Art exhibits: Pamela Withrow’s “Following the Light,” Auditorium Gallery; Agnes Carbrey and Ryan Russell: Ten Years, Museum Gallery; Mary Hurst’s “Invocations,” Old Stone Gallery; through Dec. More...