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Whether you're traveling with the whole family, just your significant other, or solo with a pup - Pocahontas County, West Virginia boasts beautiful winding roads and scenic vistas that go on for miles!

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Don't forget to head to Scenic Drive Day, June 23rd, 2019 at Cranberry Mountain Nature Center! 

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October 20, 2018

Pearl S. Buck Birthplace - Writing Workshop #3

These workshops are offered in one of West Virginia's most unique settings, the Hillsboro birthplace of internationally renowned and beloved author Pearl S. Buck, one of only few writers to have been awarded both the Nobel and Pulitzer prizes. Celebrating the rich literary legacy of Pocahontas County, the birthplace of such luminous writers as Pearl, Louise McNeill, G.D McNeill and Calvin W. Price, the 2018 workshops feature West Virginia Masters poet Earl Randal Keener, novelist and non-fiction writer Carter Taylor Seaton, and poet/storyteller Susanna Connelly Holstein. Event will be held from 1-4 p.m. Please call ahead to register.

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