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The Pride of West Virginia


The home of the West Virginia University Mountaineers and the growing cities of Fairmont, Clarksburg, Morgantown and Bridgeport, Mountaineer Country offers a sense of spirit and pride for West Virginia. Stretching across the counties of Doddridge, Barbour, Preston, Taylor, Monongalia, Marion and Harrison, this region offers Coopers Rock, Tygart Lake, Hovatter’s Wildlife Zoo, the Barrackville Covered Bridge and the Anna Jarvis Museum. 

This piece of Almost Heaven holds significance as a cultural and economic hub in the state, boasting rich history, educational institutions and a range of industries that contribute to the state’s vitality.

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