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Small-town Va. has uncommon wealth of entertainment

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — With winter finally releasing its cold grip and the icy roads of January, February and March becoming memories until next year, it seems like a good time to consider getting away for the day or maybe even a long weekend.Two hours from …

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WV Travel Team: Why use a travel agent in the Internet age.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Jerry Lautz, of Ohio, had booked a cruise to Hawaii for his upcoming anniversary, and would be spending a few days in San Francisco before his cruise departed. After securing for him private transfers from the airport to his hotel and …

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Rollin on the RiverWorks

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Like many cities, Charleston was built on a river — one that shaped the course of its history and something the Clay Center hopes will attract visitors to its latest exhibit.STEAMworks, the Clay Centers new gallery, will open to the p…

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Harpers Ferry struggles to modernize to support historic past

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. — Steeped in history and surrounded by wealth, West Virginias easternmost city is struggling to update infrastructure items like its water system and sidewalks while presenting a favorable first impression of the state at its far east…

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Travelers Tales: Check out W.Va.s ahhh-some B&Bs

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In our third installment of Travelers Tales, Michele Moure-Reeves, president of the West Virginia Bed & Breakfast Association, showcases just a few of the many unique B&Bs in the Mountain State.”I really like when guests r…

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Travel Notes: March 16, 2014

Fly fishing and basket weavingFAIRMONT, W.Va. — Pricketts Fort State Park in Fairmont is offering two weekend workshops at the end of this month.A weekend course entitled “Fly Fishing with Jack Bell” will be held March 29-30. Th…

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Blue Ridge Parkway offers plethora of peaks and preserved southern culture

By Christina RollysonAAA travelFor the second installment of our new travel feature, Travelers Tales, WV Travel Team member Christina Rollyson takes us for a scenic drive down the Blue Ridge Parkway from Charleston. Christina …

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Little-known W.Va. state park holds foggy mystique, eerie charm

By Bob DowningAkron Beacon JournalHILLSBORO, W.Va. — The Beartown rocks are very cool and maybe a little surreal.What you will find is a puzzling but intriguing network of overhanging sandstone cliffs, deep crevasses and massive …

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Travel notes: March 9, 2014

WV Maple Syrup Festival PICKENS, W.Va. – As maple farmers across the state work to turn their maple sap to syrup, the 29th West Virginia Maple Syrup Festival gets underway March 15 and 16 in Pickens, W.Va. Both days will be filled with art…

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Non-stop flights to Philly set

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Nonstop service linking Charlestons Yeager Airport to Philadelphia International Airport will begin June 5, and airport officials say the recent merger of American Airlines and US Airways is partly responsible. The flights will depart…

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