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12 best West Virginia YouTube videos of the week


CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – There’s a lot of great content to be found on YouTube. Here’s a look at 12 videos, related to West Virginia, that our team found this week:

  1. We celebrated Veterans Day across our state this week. Here’s what that means for a veteran West Virginia University student:

2. Linked to many veterans, Clarksburg veteran Louis A. Johnson, who was Secretary of Defense from 1949 to 1950. Many people know his name from the Clarksburg VA Hospital and the law firm Steptoe & Johnson who bear his name. You can read more about Johnson below:

3. The West Virginia National Guard is working on a project to address the state’s food insecurity issues by helping convert old coal mines into food producing land. Here is a first glimpse:

4. The most memorable part of WVU’s recent football game against Oklahoma State was Quarterback Major Harris’ # 9 retirement ceremony. See his full press conference below:

5. Do you feel homesick after hearing the “Shift”? Check out the 1988 game against rival Penn State:

6. It is always interesting to see what visitors to West Virginia think about our state. Here’s one man’s take on the best places to see here:

7. These guys went off the beaten track to find out what Mountain State has to offer. Accompany the ride:

8. Almost everyone is familiar with Blackwater Falls, but there are two other sets of falls nearby that are also worth a visit. Here is an overview of Albert and Douglas Falls:

9. Did you know West Virginia has a natural bridge? We neither. Check it out:

10. Here is a unique glimpse of much of the state, seen from above:

11. Getting into a large sum of money recently? If so, you might want to check out the most expensive homes currently for sale in West Virginia:

12. Last week we learned a bit more about the history of the West Virginia State Flag. This week, let’s learn how to draw it: