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daily304 - Episode 03.22.2023
On today’s daily304 – Hit the links at @WVStateParks! Get your season golf pass today. @SecCarmichaelWV predicts a bright future for WV’s economy. And employers, learn how you can post your jobs for free at @therealjobcase. #YesWV #AlmostHeaven Read more… more
Plan a golf getaway at a West Virginia state park
Marvelous views. A glorious game. Par for the course when you indulge in a round of golf in Almost Heaven. The breathtaking backdrops at these golf courses located at West Virginia State Parks provide incredible courses that make for a great more
Op-Ed: West Virginia’s future is bright -- and full of sunshine
Great jobs, abundant opportunities, and new industries are finding a welcoming home in West Virginia. On a regional, national, and international scale, our state is winning new business at a torrid clip. West Virginia is beating states many times more and #YesWV: A one-stop-shop for employers and workers in the Mountain State
West Virginia is home to a diverse range of industries, from energy and manufacturing to healthcare and hospitality. Despite this, employers in the state often face significant challenges when it comes to finding employees to fill their open more
West Virginia Welcomes Two New Manufacturing Facilities
Our Next Energy (ONE) will invest $22 million and create over 100 new jobs under an agreement with the State of West Virginia to locate its Aries Grid battery storage system manufacturing facility in Millwood, at the Berkshire Hathaway more
Revolutionizing graphite for a better tomorrow in YesWV – Meet Amsted Graphite Materials
Did you know that graphite is a highly versatile and valuable material with a wide range of applications? Did you know that a West Virginia business turns this material into remarkable things like batteries and Diamond Drill Bit Mold more
WVDOT, police to target speeders in I-64 work zones
The West Virginia Department of Transportation (WVDOT) is cooperating with public safety officials and state and local law enforcement to crack down on speeders in Interstate 64 work zones. Extra police patrols will be targeting speeders this week more
daily304 - Episode 03.21.2023
On today’s daily304 – Our Next Energy investment will create 100 jobs in #YesWV. A Clarksburg manufacturer revolutionizes the graphite industry. And @WVDOT urges drivers to slow down as law enforcement cracks down in work zones. Read more… more
WMYW Goes to the Women's Expo with Beth Reger
It's time for the 25th Annual Women's Expo Friday, March 24, and Saturday, March 25, at the Beckley Raleigh County Convention more
CraveWV: Hillbilly Hotdogs
Hillbilly Hotdogs in Lesage, WV is a creative culinary destination that has captured national attention. Crave West Virginia talks to owner Sharie Knight about the inspiration behind her unique recipes and why she says her customers can be credited more
daily304 - Episode 03.20.2023
On today’s daily304 – Farm-to-Table dinners return to @wvstateparks starting May 26-27 at Hawks Nest. While you’re visiting the parks keep an eye out for certain species of spring wildlife. Students prepare to compete in the 18th annual Archery in more
West Virginia State Parks announces 2023 Farm-to-Table dinners schedule
The West Virginia Department of Agriculture announced in a recent Facebook post the dates for 2023’s West Virginia State Parks Farm-to-Table dinners. “The West Virginia State Park Farm-to-Table Dinners are happening again this spring/summer/fall! more
Look for these species of wildlife in spring
Spring brings an increase of wildlife activity to West Virginia, and West Virginia state parks and forests are a great place to look for them. Keep an eye out for these critters as you trek through woods and fields: The spring peeper chorus is more
65 schools to compete in archery in the schools state tournament
Students from 65 schools will participate in the 18th annual West Virginia Archery in the Schools State Tournament on March 25, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources announced on Thursday. “We came back really strong last year with our more
daily304 - Episode 03.19.2023
On today’s daily304 – Summer travelers can expect smoother roads if the @WVDOT meets its pothole repair goal. Philippi CVB welcomes a new event center in town. And check out some favorite WV dishes…How many have you tried? #AlmostHeaven more
State DOT aiming to get potholes fixed before summer months
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Secretary of Transportation for the WVDOT, Jimmy Wriston, gave updates Friday on pothole patching and work zone safety. “Over the last few years, we’ve set this target, we’re going to get all of these potholes by Memorial more
7 N Event Center welcomed to Philippi, West Virginia
PHILIPPI, W.Va. (WV News) — The Philippi Convention and Visitors Bureau recently welcomed business 17 N Event Center and its proprietor, Jodee Nelson, to the downtown business district. The 17 N Event Center is the latest business to occupy the more
Favorite foods across West Virginia
GHENT, WV (WVNS) — When it comes to West Virginia, eating is one thing people love to do. While there is so much to choose from, West Virginians have foods that are near and dear to them. The following list is filled with some of the most popular more
WMYW Learns How to Graft with Will Lewis
WMYW heads to the Yew Mountain Center in Pocahontas County to find out about the grafting technique known as whip and more
WMYW Tours the Glass Museum with Tom Felt
A delightful and special gem in Weston, the American Glass Museum of West Virginia is filled with amazing pieces of glass and a story behind each one! The idea behind it is to preserve the history of the glass industry more