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Center set to receive state grant


A local nonprofit facility will receive a prestigious state grant.

The West Virginia Humanities Council, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, recently announced that the Kump Education Center is the recipient of a minigrant that will partially fund an upcoming Wild, Wonderful Woods celebration at the historic Gov. Kump House on Saturday, June 24, from noon to 5 p.m.

The grant will assist in creating interpretive panels and other display materials focusing on the Mountain State’s rich forest heritage and how it impacted the region’s economy and character.

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