• July 9, 2020

    Seven places in Bluefield to support in July

    This summer, take time to visit a few local shops, and support the community. When we shop local, we help support our friends and family in Mercer Co

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  • June 29, 2020

    Spend the summer casting a line at Dan Hale Reservoir

    Conveniently located on Route 20 between Bluewell and Glenwood, the Dan Hale Reservoir offers a great outdoor experience for the entire family. The 7

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  • June 16, 2020

    Brushcreek Falls RV Resort: Becoming the “destination” for vacations and staycations alike

    Few area tourist attractions can compete with the amenities offered by Brushcreek Falls RV Resort in Princeton, West Virginia. Founded in 2016, the r

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  • June 8, 2020

    Cicade phenomenon returns to Southern West Virginia

    Every 17 years, a humming phenomenon returns to the mountains of southern West Virginia. The noise, a constant humming sound, echoes through the hill

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  • June 4, 2020

    Five places in Princeton to support in June

    When we shop local, we help support our friends and family in Mercer County. Look at our roundup of stores and restaurants to support in Princeton.

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  • May 21, 2020

    Five things to do this Memorial Day Weekend

    Looking for ways to kick-off the unofficial start of summer in Southern West Virginia? We've put together five different ways to celebrate the warm d

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  • May 20, 2020

    Explore Pinnacle Rock State Park like never before!

    For many residents and visitors, Pinnacle Rock State Park's iconic sandstone formation is known for scenic wonders and awe-inspiring views. The day

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  • May 15, 2020

    Visit Mercer County's virtual art show takes center stage

    In times of quiet, the stroke of the paintbrush or a quick flick of pencil on paper begins more than just a work of art. Aritistic endevours, no mat

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  • April 30, 2020

    Need a new podcast? Give our favorites a try!

    From West Virginia stories to crime junkie favorites, podcasts are a great way to kick back and relax, learn about a favorite place or get wrapped u

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  • April 21, 2020

    Touring Mercer County with Native Trailblazer Joshua Parks

    Known for its chiseled trails, vivid landscapes and rich assortment of flora and fauna, Mercer County is a haven for outdoor and off-road enthusiasts

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  • April 16, 2020

    Get creative at home with our custom coloring pages

    Grab your crayons, colored pencils and markers! Princeton resident and artist Amy Williams has created custom-themed coloring pages, for both childre

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  • April 8, 2020

    Discover the vast trail network at Camp Creek State Park

    It is no secret that Camp Creek State Park is a Mercer County Gem. With two waterfalls and a central campground, it is a favorite among residents, l

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  • April 5, 2020

    Ramps season still growing strong in the mountains

    While many annual ramp dinners are canceled across the Mountain State, ramp season is still growing strong in the hillsides of West Virginia. Known

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  • April 3, 2020

    From our kitchen to yours: local restaurant favorites

    Whether you have a sweet tooth or like a savory comfort dish, our local restaurants have teamed up to bring their kitchen to yours! The Corner

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  • March 31, 2020

    Six West Virginia books to read to your children

    Looking for books to read to your children? We picked six books by West Virginia authors that spread sunshine, love and Almost Heaven magic. From the

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  • March 30, 2020

    From favorite pastimes to historical places, find them all in our word search

    Pour a second cup of coffee and settle into our custom word search. Find all 16 words to complete the search.

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  • March 26, 2020

    Practice social distancing with our custom Visit Mercer County, WV Bingo card

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  • March 24, 2020

    Stay home and listen to our Visit Mercer County playlist

    We got just the right songs to lift your mood! From classics like "Country Roads" by John Denver to the family-friendly "You've got a Friend in Me",

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  • March 21, 2020

    Love the outdoors? Here is how to enjoy Mother Nature safely during COVID-19

    March 21, 2020 10:30 a.m. One of West Virginia’s best features is her open spaces, scenic overlooks, hiking trails and more. During times of

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  • March 9, 2020

    Local artist sees beauty all around in West Virginia

    For Princeton artist Rita Montrosse, her love for art began with her first memories as a child. Her grandfather was a master carpenter and Rita had h

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