Floods, have had a huge impact on Gilmer County through the years. We have had several nasty ones in my lifetime. As a child, it was always a big deal to drive to Glenville to see the water coming up under the stoplight. Jon boats would be moving through the streets helping people out.Continue reading “Floods in Gilmer County WV”
Silent Auction Used Metal Roofing
If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part of a tree.
” If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.”
Teaching a bit of history while having fun with Santa.
The Historical Society helping in the tradition of building Gingerbread Houses for the holiday.
Gingerbread House Competition at the Historical Society Annex on Main St. Glenville. Saturday Dec.10th. at 11:00 am held by Christmas In The Park.
Is Hillbilly a compliment or a slight?
Butchering on a Gilmer County farm.
A fun evening in downtown Glenville, WV taking a spooky walk through the Haunted Holt House for Halloween 2022
Gilmer County Historical Society
Trick-or-Treat Night Oct. 29th from 4-7 pm
1909 funeral of Salathiel Stump by way of riverboat.
Bring the little Ghosts and Goblins out to play at our Trick-or-Treat and take a stroll through the Holt House Museum for some spooky fun! Mr Abraham Lincoln Holt will be there to welcome you into his home. Sweet treats for everyone (while supplies last). There will be a small, snack-bag for the first 100Continue reading “Walk Through Trick-or-Treat Night”
Ghosts and Goblins of West Virginia
History is up to us to collect and preserve.