August/September 2014

Whether you love or loathe Mountaineer mania, our game day guide will help you navigate the football frenzy.

The Rest is History

This Star City watering hole has a story to tell—one that spans more than 30 years.

Raise a Glass

Beer lovers rejoice—Apothecary Ale House & Café is expanding.

Point Park Marketplace

A new market in Parkersburg is leading the way to better food and a better downtown experience.

The Gypsy Life

More than a decade after forming, The Hillbilly Gyspies are busier than ever, touring, recording, living, and, pickin’ and grinnin’.

The Big Game

A few fumbles couldn’t stop these Marshall alumni from celebrating their love on the field that started it all.

A Suite Getaway

Heritage, luxury, and community combine at Parkersburg’s Blennerhassett Hotel.

Living In Point Pleasant

This city on the Ohio River is no ghost town—it’s alive with history and unique shopping and arts.

Out Wayne

The state’s westernmost county is worth exploring.

Best Towns

Cities of all sizes across the state offer something unique—from family fun to arts to nightlife. We asked readers for their favorite places to shop, eat, and even retire. Here are the results.

Mint and Pink

This trendy palette adds an elegant touch to outdoor weddings.

Tall Timber

The home of WVU’s Dana Holgorsen is the first luxury residence in the U.S. to be built completely of cross-laminated timber.

Nathan Marshall Enters the World of Music

This Northern Panhandle native enters the music scene with help from acts like Jim Avett and Essential Machine.

Refuge of History

Visitors to Prickett’s Fort State Park in Fairmont get a glimpse of early American life.

’Round and ’round

As the ordinance that would reroute heavy trucks downtown moves toward a September decision, we clarify several issues.

Back to Basics

Basic items will carry your wardrobe through any change in trends.

Theme Weddings

Theme weddings go far beyond the ordinary color concept.

Helping Hands

Scott’s Run Settlement House is a beacon of hope in Osage in Monongalia County.

Then & Now: Sunnyside

We look at how the Sunnyside neighborhood continues to evolve.

Eyes and ’Eers

Tony Caridi uses his unmistakable storytelling skills to tell the tale of Mountaineers on and off the field.