kpanek on May 24th, 2013

Shinnston, West Virginia, Playful City USA for the third year holds Big Elm Play Day 2 May 25, 2013 for grades 3-5.

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kpanek on May 23rd, 2013

The City of Shinnston hosts Big Elm Elementary School at Ferguson Park in May as part of being a Playful City.

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kpanek on May 19th, 2013

Construction of the new bridge taking US Rte. 19 across the West Fork River continues with the West Fork River Rail-Trail open to bicycles, hikers, joggers, and equestrians.

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kpanek on April 29th, 2013

Jimmy’s Diner is holding his annual Ramp Buffet on Friday, May 3, 2013.

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kpanek on April 19th, 2013

Showing the building of a bridge across the West Fork River at Shinnston, West Virginia.

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kpanek on April 14th, 2013

We had strange visitors in our yard this morning. Wish you had been here to see them!

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kpanek on November 22nd, 2012

The cap on Thanksgiving Day 2012 was Joe meeting Punjab. After an 18th Century Frontier Thanksgiving, Joe got a kiss from Punjab.

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kpanek on October 4th, 2012

Gillum House Bed & Breakfast roasts coffee fresh for our guests – the guests even get to choose the country their coffee is from. We use a Nesco Coffee Roaster that is made in the USA.

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kpanek on September 30th, 2012

Gonernor Tomblim designated Saturday, September 29, 2012 as a Day of Service. Shinnston’s Trailhead got a “facelift”

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kpanek on September 21st, 2012

The Annual Shinnston Frontier Days has great weather, good rides, and excellent entertainment.

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kpanek on September 8th, 2012

A HealthNet helicopter landed in Shinnston September 7, 2012.

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kpanek on September 7th, 2012

The most important B in B & B is BREAKFAST!! Read about a recent Gillum House Breakfast.

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kpanek on August 24th, 2012

Gillum House Bed & Breakfast is honored to continue with B & Bs For Vets in 2012. The program started in Shinnston, West Virginia in 2008. In 2010 the program went international with over 900 B & Bs around the world participating. In 2011 BBCanada started B & Bs For Remembrance Day.

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kpanek on August 4th, 2012

The Lord’s Pantry Food Bank holds the annual Gospel Music Fest fundraiser on August 18, 2012 at Lincoln High School.

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kpanek on July 17th, 2012

Beck’s Cafe and Sports Center is now open in Shinnston. Co-owned by David and Beckie Minor it is open for breakfast and lunch with the full menu available all day when the Sports Center opens at 4 PM. Come soot pool in Shinnston.

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