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Articles with keyword "West Virginia"

Masked participant at Fasnacht in Helvetia, West Virginia


Helvetia, a Traditional Swiss Village in the Hills of West Virginia

In West Virginia, a village celebrates its Swiss roots.

Weston Lions Club advertises their broom sale, March 1955

50 States of Preservation: Hacker's Creek Pioneer Descendants in Horner, West Virginia

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helped the Hackers Creek Pioneer Descendants properly store and preserve the vintage items in their popular Central West Virginia Genealogy and History Library and Museum.


Putting an Old House to a New Use

West Virginia's council saves a landmark and finds a new home.

Parents picket the schools in Kanawha County, 1974.


A Battle over Books

West Virginians battled over their school books in 1974.

Ken Sullivan, Executive Director of West Virginia Humanities Council

In Focus

West Virginia's Ken Sullivan

Ken Sullivan stresses the role of the Civil War in the formation of his state.