Yes Virginia, There is a West Virginia

A mountaineer’s conundrum If you are a West Virginia native and you have either traveled out of state or lived somewhere else, I assure you that the following has happened to you at least once: “Where are...

Do You Weelunk?

Three years ago an idea was born. It centered around a feeling that things in Wheeling, West Virginia were moving forward, but in a direction simliar to kids about to slide down an icy number 11 at Crispin: hea...

The Shape We Are In: Missing Panhandles

Because of factors like the secession from Virginia, the Mason-Dixon line and winding rivers, some consider West Virginia to be the oddest shaped state in the Union.  Could this be another reason for others to ...

1,000 Stories

Joins us in celebrating 1,000 Weelunk.com stories published since our launch on Nov. 1, 2014. That number represents 1.5 million pageviews from readers like you, hard work by our Chief Writer and Editor, Ste...

The Weelunk Weekly Email is Here

What the heck is Weelunk?  Some think it is strictly a facebook page, and while there is one of those, we also have a website: weelunk.com. Although you can go to the Weelunk website and scroll through and/o...

West Virginia is Strong

“A picture is worth a thousand words" comes to mind after spending the day in southern West Virginia delivering supplies donated by citizens of the Wheeling area.  We have seen a lot of pictures and videos over...

Wheeling Represented at W.Va. Hub Conference

We didn’t know what to expect. Weelunk caught the attention of Jake Lynch, the director of network communications for the West Virginia Community Development Hub, and he brainfested a gathering he labeled, “...

Huntiful is Born

Weelunk.com launched Nov. 1 2014, and on July 1 2015 her first baby sister was born: Elkinite.com in BEAUTIFUL Elkins, W. Va and in November we welcomed Miburg.com in WONDERFUL Martinsburg, W. Va. Today we a...

MiBurg Is Born

A note from LeeRoy: Weelunk.com launched Nov. 1 2014, and on July 1 2015 her first baby sister was born: Elkinite.com in BEAUTIFUL Elkins, W.Va.  And now we welcome Miburg.com in WONDERFUL Martinsburg, WV. ...

Elkinite is Born

Weelunk.com launched Nov. 1 2014, and 650,000 pageviews later, her first baby sister is born: Elkinite.com... in BEAUTIFUL Elkins, W.Va. Why Elkins? In May, recognizing the progress that's been made i...