Double Book-Launch set for Sat. at Huntington Mall BAM

Double Book Launch

BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. – Representatives of Huntington Mall Books-A-Million have announced that the local bookstore will be hosting a mammoth Double Book-Launch Party this Sat., Nov. 17th, from 2–5 p.m. The event will include the official book release of Hills of Fire: Bare Knuckle Yarns of Appalachia and Fed From the Blade: Tales and Poems from the Mountains, both published by Woodland Press, LLC, an independent West Virginia book-publishing firm.

New book celebrates history of Tug Valley through old photos

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. – A local writer and newspaper reporter has assembled a new book that promises to take readers on a trip back through time, utilizing more than 300 vintage photographs from the Mingo County region.

Two New WP Books to be pre-released at WV Book Festival

New Releases

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Once again the annual West Virginia Book Festival will be bringing book lovers and books together with authors, editors, and publishers, in a mammoth two-day event at the capitol city. Featuring many of the Mountain State’s own talented writers as well as some nationally known names, the affair will offer a variety of activities, including book-signings, workshops, panel discussions, children’s section, vendor booths and a used book sale. This year’s festival, which as always is free of admission charge and open to the public, will be held this Sat. and Sun., Oct.

Fall & Winter Woodland Press Booksigning Schedule

CHAPMANVILLE. W.Va. - We look forward to a new year chock full of exciting book events and public appearances. The Woodland Press Book Tour is well underway and things will be heating up as we move into the new year. Join many of our authors on the road as we display and promote brand new Woodland Press book titles and our full catalog of top-selling Appalachian-based titles. Autographed and personalized books always make wonderful and unique keepsakes and gifts.

Feud author and Bram Stoker Award-winner to appear Sat. at the Gallery in Vienna

VIENNA, WV - The Gallery says the brutal story of the Hatfield and McCoy feud is coming to the region through the writings and research of a feud historian.

History re-airs 'Hatfields & McCoys' miniseries and documentary this week

LOGAN, WV - America's greatest feud—an Emmy-nominated and history-making miniseries and critically-acclaimed companion documentary—is set to make its triumphant return to the airways with tempers flaring and guns blazing this week on the HISTORY channel.

Record numbers of area citizens are again expected to be glued to their TVs for a powerful and brutal story of mountain justice involving two proud families, the Hatfields and McCoys. The account all takes place in Logan and Mingo Counties, West Virginia, and Pike County, Kentucky, respectively.

Get your feud on at Chief Logan Conference Center Hunting & Fishing Expo


LOGAN, W.Va. - Aim for an exciting weekend. The Logan County Chamber of Commerce 2012 Chief Logan Hunting and Fishing Expo is set for this Sat., July 28th and Sun., July 29th, at the Chief Logan Conference Center. In additional to the various outdoor demonstrations, hunting and fishing displays, contests and special appearances, Mountain State authors will also be on hand at the Logan County Chamber booth, inside the lodge, to sign a wide array of book titles that have regional significance.

West Virginia Day: Get Your Feud On At Quincy Walmart

QUINCY, W.Va. – Walmart says it’s time to "get your feud on." The recent History channel Hatfields & McCoys miniseries and documentary that aired earlier in the month, which received record-breaking viewership, has created a national stir toward anything related to the famous family vendetta.

More feud programming coming this Saturday on History channel

LOGAN, W.Va. – No, it’s not over yet. That’s what the History channel is saying concerning the subject of the Hatfields and McCoys.

The Hatfield and McCoy story has been a boom—and is already being called by some as an entertainment phenomena—for History. While the nation is experiencing feud-mania and eyes are on Logan and Mingo Counties and the Tug River Valley, History will air an additional new program about the famous vendetta: a two-hour documentary film, "America's Greatest Feud: Hatfields and McCoys,” will debut this Sat., June 2nd at 4 PM EST.

State Premiere of Hatfields & McCoys miniseries happens Thurs., May 24th, at Keith-Albee

Kevin Costner

LOGAN, W.Va. - HISTORY Channel and Think Factory Media will present a "Hatfields & McCoys" Special Premiere at the Keith-Albee Theatre this Thurs., May 24th, at 7:30 p.m., and several local individuals will be participating.

According to event planners, attendees who were invited to the semi-formal affair will be given a private screening—a sneak peak—of the "Hatfields & McCoys" History Channel miniseries, along with the two-hour documentary, entitled, “America’s Greatest Feud: The Hatfields and McCoys.”