west virginia :
- n a state in east central United States
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- West Virginia regulators grant Canal Hotspot tavern license
The West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration has issued the Canal Hotspot a Class A/tavern nonintoxicating-beer-only license with restrictions, according to Gary Robinson II, a spokesman for the ABCA.
June 22, 2013 - Cumberland Times-News
- West Virginia gets 150th birthday party started
West Virginia gets 150th birthday party started Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 6:34 pm, Thursday, June 20, 2013 (AP) — West Virginia got its 150th birthday party started Thursday with a bell-ringing ceremony, festivals, speeches, concerts — and lots of cake. The state ...
June 21, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle
- West Virginia, born in war, marks 150th birthday
CHARLESTON, West Virginia (Reuters) - West Virginia, born in the turmoil of the Civil War and now a growing energy hub, marks its 150th birthday on Thursday with statewide bell-ringing, a giant cake and beard-growing contests. The four-day festival commemorates when Union sympathizers in western Virginia, opposed to their state's support for the slave-owning Confederacy, voted in Wheeling on ...
June 20, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News