Bear Town State Park: A natural wonder in the heart of West Virginia

By Jonathan Eggleston,  RealWV As a photographer with a deep love for the wild and wonderful, I recently revisited an area that holds a special place in my heart–Bear Town State Park. This 110-acre park is located on the eastern summit of Droop Mountain, 7 miles southwest of Hillsboro in northern Greenbrier County, (with a […]

Volunteers turn out for Marshall University ‘Community Cares Week’

Marshall University’s third annual Community Cares Week: Giving Back to the Herd was a tremendous success, with hundreds of volunteers pitching in to make a positive impact on the university’s campuses and in their hometowns. The four-day sweat equity event focused on engaging faculty, staff, students, community members, local businesses and alumni chapters to help […]

Bridgeport’s Alexander Randolph earns second win in Callaway Junior Rookie League

By Diane Slaughter, The Callaway Junior Tour Rookie League, sponsored by Tri-State Roofing and Sheet Metal and hosted by the West Virginia Golf Association (WVGA), continued its season Saturday at Minibel Par 3 Golf Course in Vienna.  The CJRT Rookie League is broken into three divisions, based on skill and experience.  Division winners were: The […]

McDowell County Courthouse News: May 13 through May 19

The following Death Certificates were filed in McDowell County between May 13 and May 19: The following Marriage Licenses were filed in McDowell County between May 13 and May 19: The following Land Transfers were filed in McDowell County between May 13 and May 19: