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Happy 150th, West Virginia!

Mountain State celebrating milestone today

June 20, 2013

WHEELING — West Virginia turns 150 years old today, and to mark the 35th state’s birthday Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and state legislators gathered Wednesday at West Virginia Independence Hall in Wheeling....

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Jun-21-13 8:15 PM

blah, blah, blah, blah...Happy Birthday my home state!

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Jun-21-13 10:13 AM

acousticportal Jun-20-13 1:26 PM Agree | Disagree

Has anyone seen any memorabilia available anywhere...cups, shirts, etc?

They are on their way on a slow boat from China. Be patient.

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Jun-21-13 12:00 AM

Today on the radio Mr. McMayor spoke of the Legislature being here in Wheeling. I could not believe he actually said they provided 280 tickets to the Legislature for their family and friends. Now the room only holds about 300 so do you really think the Wheeling everyday people got a ticket? Also saw some video on the news tonight of the waterfront celebration. Up front, in nice chairs were the "shakers and bakers"..saw the commissionors, councilpeople...the "people" sat on the concrete seats in the back...yea Mr McMayor..this was "for" the people of wheeling.

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Jun-20-13 1:26 PM

Has anyone seen any memorabilia available anywhere...cups, shirts, etc?

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Jun-20-13 9:02 AM

Fifty years people will talking? Not even 50 minutes, Earl Ray !

{ . . . . . crickets . . . . . . .}

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