Hawks Nest State Park

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A section of the New River between Hawks Nest Dam and Gauley Bridge is being studied for potential whitewater rafting.

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Two senators rose to speak on the floor Wednesday about local issues they feel could have larger state impacts.

Senator Bill Laird brought to the chambers attention the possible closure of the Hawk’s Nest Golf Course in Fayette County.