‘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...

MiBurg is Born

A note from LeeRoy: Weelunk.com launched Nov. 1 2014, and on July 1 2015 her first baby sister was born: Elkinite.com in BEAUTIFUL Elkins, W.Va.  And now we welcome Miburg.com in WONDERFUL...

Santa’s Workshop Comes to Downtown Elkins

Six full weeks of fun for children will begin Nov. 6 in downtown Elkins as Santa’s Workshop kicks off its fourth season of activities in conjunction with the Polar Express excursion trains. Sponsored by...

Generation Randolph First Friday!

Are you a student looking for professional opportunities? Or new to the area and trying to find ways to get involved with the community?  Maybe you’ve lived here all your life but are looking to connect...

Top Five Forest Festival Eats

When I agreed to taste test the carnival food of the Mountain State Forest Festival in order to create this list, I bit off more than I could chew. Literally. Photographer/fellow taste tester Andrew Carroll...

Top Ten Unique Forest Festival Events

The 79th Annual Mountain State Forest Festival is upon us. The next two weeks are filled with activities for folk of all ages and interests and lead up to the coronation of Maid Salvia LXXIX, Madeline...

Kids Take Flight in Randolph County

Do you know a child who’s curious what Randolph County looks like from the sky? Several kids will be getting the chance to see this viewpoint Saturday, September 19th at the Elkins-Randolph County Regional...