Easter at the Capital – WITH GALLERY

By Matthew Young, RealWV CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The holiday weekend began in festive fashion at the Capital Saturday, with the annual Bunny Brunch and Easter Celebration. On hand for the festivities were West Virginia’s Governor and First Lady Jim and Cathy Justice, Commissioner of Culture and History Randall Reid-Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny, Smokey […]

Farm to table breakfast kicks off The Chocolate Festival

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV The Lewisburg Chocolate Festival kicked off at 7am with a farm to table breakfast at Hill & Holler.  Hosted by the growers of the Courthouse Farmer’s Market, it provides local farmers the opportunity to serve their products directly to local residents.  “It’s a win-win,” says organizer Mary Surbaugh. “Farmers get to […]

WVU President Gee talks challenging finances and the university’s future

University re-examining its priorities, resource allocations By Don Smith, WV Press Association Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of articles from a WV Press Association interview with WVU President Gordon Gee on the State of West Virginia University. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — “It is no secret that West Virginia University is facing challenging times.” […]