kpanek on June 12th, 2013

June 12, 2013: Gillum House Bed & Breakfast:                Do we know the roads motorcyclists love?  This is just one of the several routes we have mapped turn-by-turn.  I recently was blessed to experience a trike on this route – I have done it on my motorcycle and it […]

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kpanek on June 7th, 2013

McKee’s Sky Ranch hosts the second annual Vintage Motorcycle Show and races in Terra Alta, WV July 25- 28, 2013.

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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 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 April 5th, 2013

Ramps are a sign and Rite of Spring in West Virginia. When ramps, ramp dinners, and ramp festivals start appearing, we West Virginians know Spring is here!

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kpanek on December 7th, 2012

An opportunity to take a helicopter ride for $10 and generate a $20 donation to your choice of four charities is available at North Central West Viginia Regional Airport.

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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 7th, 2012

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

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kpanek on June 23rd, 2012

Vintage motorcycles will be displayed and a swap meet held at McKee’s Sky Ranch July 26 thru 19, 2012 in Terra Alta, West Virginia. This will include Vintage events of cross country, moto cross, Trials, Sport Ridae, and a Road Rally.

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kpanek on March 30th, 2012

See the Spring 2012 issue for the article and photo spread about Travel to Shinnston

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kpanek on March 20th, 2012

Sunset-Ellis Drive-in opens April 20, 2012. The Flea Market opens April 21, 2012.

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kpanek on March 9th, 2012

March 09, 2012: Today the sky is blue, the sun is out, and the American flag on our porch is waving in a gentle breeze. This is a day to turn one’s thoughts to the up-coming Arts & Crafts Festival in Shinnston. The second annual Arts & Crafts Festival will take place on Saturday, April […]

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kpanek on January 23rd, 2012

Reminiscing about growing up in West Virginia and how the love of a State becomes a part of a person, not just a geographic place. It is HOME.

Continue reading about Couldn’t Wait to Leave – Couldn’t Wait to Get Back!