On this West Virginia Morning, as an alternative to the indoor shopping extravaganza known as Black Friday, a movement called “hashtag opt outside” urges people to get closer to parks, trails, community areas and the joy of being outdoors on that particular day. Randy Yohe took full advantage of the Friday alternative, going on a Blackwater Falls State Park birding hike.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
What Happened to Weirton?
The consequences of deindustrialization manifest in many different ways.Sherry Linkon and John Russo, two prominent scholars in working class studies,…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
“History tells us, like it or not, as goes the mill, so goes Weirton, in good times and bad.”This is a quote from Dr. David Javersak, a former professor…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
One person’s story can change your outlook on an entire town. Unfortunately, their story can leave you with more questions than answers.By 2018, around…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
In Appalachia, we know too well the symptoms of industry in decline. However, some aspects are much more visual than others.On March 9, I stood anxiously…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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