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West Virginia woodworking business brings reclaimed wooden stories to Morgantown



A small woodworking business has recently become one of High Street's newest attractions. Bear Wood Company reclaims West Virginia’s heritage by converting old barn wood into heirloom quality furnishings.

Originally starting in Hurricane, Bear Wood Company’s Matt and Angela Snyder established the business after he left his job as the news director of a local news station.

The risk has led to expansion beyond Hurricane and last November a gallery opened up on 333 High Street, here in Morgantown.

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