Beckley, WV
Thursday, October 19, 2017


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Snowboarders overlook the Canaan Valley from Canaan Valley Resort.

Skating, snow tubing at Canaan resort to open for Thanksgiving

Snow tubing and ice skating at Canaan Valley Resort will open briefly for Thanksgiving in November then reopen December 15 for the ski season,...
Heron at Beech Fork State Park

Heron Festival set for Oct. 14 at Beech Fork State Park

Beech Fork State Park near Huntington, W.Va., will host its 2017 Heron Festival on Saturday, Oct. 14. A celebration of one of the park's most...
Tourists walk Potomac Street in Harpers Ferry. West Virginia

Boundary maintenance to begin at Harpers Ferry national park

Through mid-December, officials at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park will perform routine maintenance along approximately 70 miles of perimeter boundary, according to Andrew Lee,...

Hidden History photo exhibit moving across southern W.Va.

Southern West Virginia's rich history is celebrated annually through winning photographs featured in the 2017 Hidden History photo exhibit now on display in Logan. According...
Boats dock at Tygart Valley Lake State Park, West Virginia

Construction at Tygart Valley Lake to extend boating season

A major upgrade to the boating facilities at Tygart Lake State Park will begin this fall, according to park superintendent Jim Browning. Construction is tentatively...
The Municipal Auditorium, in Charleston will host the annual state Preservation Alliance awards banquet

Auditorium focus of W.Va. preservation banquet Sept. 30

Charleston's Municipal Auditorium on Sept. 30 will host and serve as the focus of the annual banquet for the Preservation Alliance of West Virginia,...