WV HUB http://wvpublic.org en How We Chose the Eight West Virginia Contestants For "Turn This Town Around" http://wvpublic.org/post/how-we-chose-eight-west-virginia-contestants-turn-town-around <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Turn This Town Around” is a unique and groundbreaking project to select two West Virginia communities to receive training, coaching, and technical assistance to help them achieve success in revitalizing their communities.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.wvfocus.com/turn-this-town-around/">“Turn This Town Around”</a> is a feature of <em>West Virginia Focus, </em>in partnership with West Virginia Public Broadcasting and the <a href="http://wvhub.org/">West Virginia Community Development Hub</a>.</p> Sun, 02 Feb 2014 16:20:40 +0000 Kent Spellman 6503 at http://wvpublic.org How We Chose the Eight West Virginia Contestants For "Turn This Town Around" VOTE: Which Two West Virginia Towns Should Get "Turned Around"? http://wvpublic.org/post/vote-which-two-west-virginia-towns-should-get-turned-around <p>It’s been a rough month in West Virginia, with the <a href="http://wvpublic.org/post/weeks-later-more-questions-answers-wva-chemical-spill">water crisis</a> and all the <a href="http://www.nationalreview.com/article/367903/white-ghetto-kevin-d-williamson">negative, stereotypical coverage</a> of Appalachia around the 50<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the War on Poverty.</p><p>Let’s take all our anger and frustration and turn it into something positive. Let’s “<a href="http://www.wvfocus.com/turn-this-town-around/">Turn This Town Around</a>.”</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:44:18 +0000 Scott Finn 6424 at http://wvpublic.org VOTE: Which Two West Virginia Towns Should Get "Turned Around"?