The Shanghai Parade, where past & present get weird

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Every New Year’s Day at noon, a crowd of several thousand people line the streets of Lewisburg, WV, for the weirdest tradition in America’s Coolest Small Town–the Shanghai Parade. What is the Shanghai Parade? It’s a free for all. A place where pop culture and rural America collide in a kaleidoscope […]

McDowell County Courthouse News: December 25 through December 31

NOTE: No Land Transfers were filed in McDowell County between Dec. 25 and Dec. 31. The following Death Certificates were filed in McDowell County between Dec. 25 and Dec. 31: The following Marriage Certificates were filed in McDowell County between Dec. 25 and Dec. 31:

Nominations now being accepted for 2024 West Virginia Governor’s Arts Awards

The Governor’s Arts Awards celebrate excellence in the arts in West Virginia. The awards focus attention on the importance of arts to economic development in the Mountain State by honoring individuals and organizations whose creative achievements and significant contributions to the arts enhance life in West Virginia. The nomination deadline is Monday, February 12, 2024 […]