West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Hawks Nest Tunnel

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Examine the tragedy associated with the building of the Hawks Nest Tunnel.

The Civilian Conservation Corps in West Virginia

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Examine the purpose for the Civilian Conservation Corps and identify the projects completed by the Corps in West Virginia.

West Virginia's Ancient Forests

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Explore the cultural and economic impact of West Virginia's ancient forests.

Lavender Farming | Appalachian Innovators

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Learn how opportunities in lavender farming have impacted the economic future of southern West Virginia.

The Matewan Massacre

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Examine the events leading to the "Matewan Massacre" and the impact of the massacre on labor relations in West Virginia.

The History of Mother's Day in WV

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Examine the efforts of Anna Jarvis to honor her mother with the creation of an annual Mother's Day.

Helvetia: A Swiss Community

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Trace the settlement, history, and current status of the Swiss community, Helvetia, WV.

Cass, West Virginia and the Scenic Railroad

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Examine the history of Cass, WV and the economic impact of the Cass Scenic Railroad.

Rockefeller and Campaign Financing

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Rockefeller and Campaign Financing: Explore the methods candidates use to raise funds for election campaigns.

Rockefeller's Second Gubernatorial Campaign in West Virginia

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Examine the 2nd gubernatorial campaign of Jay Rockefeller and determine reasons for his success in this election.

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