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Shady Side Market in Daniels welcomes its 37th year in business


DANIELS, W.Va. (WVVA) - May 10 is National Small Business Day, and one southern West Virginia couple with a passion for customer service is sharing the tricks and trade behind small business longevity.

Shady Side Market sits along the edge of Ritter Drive in Daniels and has been open for the last 37 years. In that time, the market has seen changes and trials.

But also growth.

“It’s not all beauty and fun,” explained Joyce Flanagan. “There’s some dirty, hard work to it, for sure.”

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