West Virginia Needs Your Help

Local flood response organizers are reporting an urgent need for volunteers to help with flood cleanup efforts over the next 10 days. According to Volunteer West Virginia Executive Director Heather Foster,...

How To Support WV Flood Relief Efforts

A guide for Randolph Countians and others hoping to make a difference in the West Virginia flood relief efforts. Donate Funds WV Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) United Way of...

D&E Brings Sounds of Railroading to Life

Fiddles replicating shrieking steam whistles and grinding steel wheels. Banjos supplying the rhythm of a train underway. Guitars emulating the driving force of iron horses thundering through ravines. Together...

The Mountains Beckon to Young Cyclists

Spring time in West Virginia is the best time to explore the outdoors. One of the most child- and family-friendly events is the Mountain Beckon Bicycle Parade & Rodeo. Over the past 5 years families in...

‘Yappy Hour’ raises money for humane society

On Thursday evening, Generation Randolph County hosted a Yappy Hour at The Jabberwock Bar & Grill in downtown Elkins to raise funds for the Randolph County Humane Society. “We figured this would be a...

Fasnacht: Mardi Gras in the Mountains

This weekend the hills of Randolph County were alive with the sound of music. Helvetia was busy celebrating Fasnacht, a mixture of various Swiss winter celebrations similar to Mardi Gras, in preparation for...

Randy the Chamber Elf is coming soon!

Randolph “Randy” the Chamber Elf is making his way to Randolph County to promote local shopping this holiday season and he’s working for the Elkins-Randolph County Chamber of Commerce.  He will be...

Teamwork Creates Holiday Cheer in Elkins

The holiday season arrived in downtown Elkins Nov. 6 with the first departure of the Polar Express excursion train from the Elkins Depot to the North Pole. A team of volunteers led by the Elkins Main Street...

Holiday Soirée a Main Street Tradition

A holiday tradition will continue in downtown Elkins as Elkins Main Street welcomes the Christmas season at the Downtown Holiday Soirée. The public is invited to join the party Friday at CJ Maggie’s...