Tag archive for ‘New River Gorge’
By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2016

2015 Hidden History photo exhibit rotates to Sandstone Visitor Center

The rich heritage of southern West Virginia is celebrated through photographs in the 2015 Hidden History Photo exhibit. The history-based photographs are currently on display at New River Gorge National River’s More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Five innovators compete for funding at The Hive in Beckley on January 19

Five innovators compete for funding at The Hive in Beckley on January 19 It only takes a quick glance around West Virginia’s communities to recognize how important a role entrepreneurs play in our quality of life. More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia announces names for Rose Parade float black bears: Courage and Pride Names chosen by the float riders based on public nominations

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia this week announced the names of the black bears – Courage and Pride – featured on the Rose Parade float showcasing Wild, Wonderful West Virginia. The float, a partnership More...

By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Valley Ventures seeking contestants for January 19 entrepreneur competition at The Beckley Hive

The Valley Ventures Entrepreneur Café competition will be an evening highlighting the resources and innovations advancing entrepreneurism in the southern West Virginia. Vision Shared, the original launcher of this More...

By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2015

New River Gorge National River announces internship position Students encouraged to apply for paid internship with NPS

The National Park Service (NPS) recently received a grant through the George Melendez Wright Initiative for Young Leaders in Climate Change (YLCC) to provide a pathway for exemplary students in higher education 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 Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Opening your arms to refugees best way to fight terror

Opening your arms to refugees best way to fight terror Dear Editor: So a guy at the pub tonight snidely asked me if I had room for a Syrian refugee at my house. I do. In all honestly I hope this hypothetical Syrian More...

Katie Mullins, Josh Bennett, Sage Bennett and Will Lewis happily display their winnings from the Create WV/Valley Ventures Entrepreneur Competition.
By admin On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Hawk Knob Cidery and Mead wins $5,000 at Create WV Conference

Katie Mullins, Josh Bennett, Sage Bennett and Will Lewis happily display their winnings from the Create WV/Valley Ventures Entrepreneur Competition. Using local resources to build businesses and communities was More...

Marketing expert Kara Gray to speak at New River CTC Oct. 21-22
By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Marketing workshop and conference slated at New River

Marketing expert Kara Gray to speak at New River CTC Oct. 21-22 Today’s business environment is more complex than ever. If you’re scrambling to keep up with the day-to-day hustle and bustle of marketing to new More...

By admin On Friday, September 11th, 2015

Grandview shelter reservations to be made through online reservation system

New River Gorge National River will soon be taking reservations for shelters at Grandview through Recreation.gov. In an effort to process shelter reservations more efficiently while still maintaining good customer More...