Nationally-Recognized, Quality Local Journalism..

Click here to stay informed and subscribe to the Mountain State’s Trusted News Source.

Click #isupportlocal for more information on supporting our local journalists.

Learn more about HD Media


Winterplace Executive Director Tom Wagner (left) and Joe Stevens on the slopes of the Raleigh County ski resort.

GHENT — You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to know that the weather so far this winter has been more spring-like than what is normal this time of year. The above-normal temperatures have created plenty of challenges for all of the ski resorts in West Virginia.

This is the time of year when you hear the scraping of car windows. Instead, the other day I heard our neighbor operating his lawn mower to mulch his leaves in his front yard.

Stories you might like

Christian Deiss of Scott Depot is a Hurricane High School student.

Recommended for you