On this West Virginia Morning, an opening partly in French isn’t what you might expect in a film set in West Virginia, but the new documentary O Pioneer is unusual. Inside Appalachia Producer Bill Lynch spoke with Jonathan Lacoque and Clara Lehman, the makers behind their film, to learn what O Pioneer means.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Nearly 300 groups, with more than 2,600 participants, are registered to comb Mountain State main and back roads, picking up tons of trash.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The Department of Environmental Protection is accepting volunteers for the state’s spring highway cleanup later this month.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
People who want to help clean up West Virginia can submit an application for the Make It Shine Spring Statewide Cleanup. The state Department of Environmental Protection's Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan sponsors the annual event.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
The Ohio River Sweep annual volunteer cleanup is changing this year as a result of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. Large numbers of volunteers usually participate in the event, so organizers have introduced “Mini-Sweeps.”Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Berkeley County’s Community Service Roadside Litter Program, which launched three years ago, is the only litter program in the state that is full-time, runs five days a week and uses community service day-in-and-day-out. Most of the participants are people who have chosen community service instead of being incarcerated.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Lawmakers in the House have approved a bill that would increase the penalties for littering in the state.Littering on public or private property in West…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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