kpanek on August 20th, 2017

Frontier Days 2017 starts Wednesday, August 23 thru Saturday, August 26. Food, Fun, Entertainment, and Rides. Tractor show Friday and Saturday has 4-H Events – have you ever seen a Skillet Throw?

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kpanek on June 15th, 2017

Shinnston, West Virginia presents Wind Down Wednesday the first Wednesday of each month. Come have fun and then Wind Down at the Gillum House Bed & Breakfast.

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kpanek on May 26th, 2017

We have upgraded the outdoors of Gillum House Bed & Breakfast. We have added a fire pit for the enjoyment of our guests.

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kpanek on March 12th, 2017

There are several Public Golf Courses near Shinnston, West Virginia.

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kpanek on March 5th, 2017

Shinnston, West Virginia March 4, 2017: Spring is on its way! March literally roared into Shinnston with high winds and driving rain. March 1 and 2 were cold, wind, and rain. Yesterday, Ma Nature just could not make up her mind what she wanted to do. It was definitely a “But first…..” day for her. […]

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kpanek on November 30th, 2016

Shinnston, West Virginia starts the Christmas Season the first Saturday in December with Parade, tree lighting, and concert.

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kpanek on June 27th, 2016

Shinnston and the surrounding area have events Friday, July 1 thru Monday, July 4.

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kpanek on August 28th, 2015

Shinnston celebrates 2015 Frontier Days – the festival everyone looks forward to all year

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kpanek on July 24th, 2015

The innkeeper at Gillum house Bed & Breakfast is adding a new experience – a ride in a sidecar.

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kpanek on June 16th, 2015

Introducing Ride On Adventures from Sutton, West Virginia where you can rent a motorcycle to RIDE West Virginia roads.

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kpanek on April 29th, 2015

Come see the newly redecorated Gillum House front porch.

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kpanek on April 20th, 2015

April 20, 2015, Gillum House, Shinnston:  For the last few weeks, Shinnston’s Lee Reger, Mater Gardener, has been working with the Master Gardener volunteers, Mayor DeMarco, Pastor Cindy Murphy, and community volunteers to plan and plant the Shinnston Community Garden 2015. In 2014, using land owned by the First United Methodist Church and funding from […]

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kpanek on April 18th, 2015

April 18, 2015, Gillum House, Shinnston:  We have been among the missing for a while. Medical issues with himself, coupled with the Winter Doldrums, and with visits from children and grandchildren (aka willing slaves to fixer up) are part of the reason. Have you ever felt like just doing nothing? You know there is a […]

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kpanek on June 9th, 2014

United Way of Harrison County held Third Annual Bocce Tournament fundraiser June 7.

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kpanek on June 4th, 2014

The Battle of Philippi was for possession of the covered bridge crossing the Tygart Valley River.

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