Our Faceless Founder

The pedestal in the Martinsburg Town Square has sat empty ever since completed in 2012. There have been several suggestions for a permanent fixture including the Dough Boy statue or a town clock. For a few...

Meet Joni Deutsch

I received a friendly message from Joni at the beginning of July, asking if MiBurg would be interested in helping with a WVPB/NPR event. After brief exchange, Joni ended with “I also just said ‘you all’...

West Virginia Needs Your Help

Local flood response organizers are reporting an urgent need for volunteers to help with flood cleanup efforts over the next 10 days. West Virginia Needs Your Help According to Volunteer West Virginia...

West Virginia Folklife Program

The West Virginia Folklife Program, a project of the West Virginia Humanities Council, is dedicated to the documentation, preservation, presentation, and support of West Virginia’s vibrant cultural heritage...

Adult Fiction Novels set in West Virginia

Message from MiBurg: After reading our post, Books that every West Virginian Should read, contributor Hannah Wilkes asked if we would feature a list of adult fiction novels set in West Virginia. Since...
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What is MiBurg?

What is MiBurg? MiBurg is more than a website and more than a blog. It's difficult to explain in one word. MiBurg is a window into the heart of Martinsburg, WV and the Eastern Panhandle. It is a place for...

July Clouds: A Poem

July Clouds The clouds have returned Making things feel more normal, somehow A treason to harsher winds Milder skies now brew with beauty For this afternoon, anyhow Crafted vapors, cushioned...

WV Flood Relief

Editors Note: This information was provided by WV Hub through the WV Communications Network. Multiple people assisted with collecting this information. We want to thank everyone who worked on getting this...
Mountain State Free Thinkers

Mountain State Free Thinkers

There were diverse vendors present at the 8th Annual Panhandle Earth Day Celebration held on April 30th, 2016 at Morgan’s Grove Park in Shepherdstown, West Virginia.  One of the booths in attendance was the...
Lilly Bauer

Artist Spotlight: Lily Bauer of Moonrise Mehndi

There were many different types of vendors present at the 8th Annual Panhandle Earth Day Celebration, held on April 30th, 2016 at Morgan’s Grove Park in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. This article features...

Follow the River

We recently published two articles: Adult Fiction Novels set in West Virginia and Books that Every West Virginian Should Read. Both are about books of interest to all West Virginians – either being set in...

Spring is Coming to the Eastern Panhandle

With the recent and glorious spike in temperature, it’s easy to forget that we were digging ourselves out of 40 inches of snow just a few weeks ago. Spring is coming to the Eastern Panhandle! This time of...

Create WV Gubernatotorial Roundtable

Charleston, W.Va.  - The Create West Virginia Gubernatorial Roundtable, to take place from 7 p.m. through 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, has been moved to the University of Charleston's 962-seat Geary...