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Governor Tomblin holds news conference on Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month

  • Posted on: 21 January 2014
  • By: The Media Center

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and officials with the West Virginia Ski Areas Association announced that January was officially Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month in the mountain state. By proclamation released at a news conference held at the state capitol, West Virginia joined the national program that includes ski-industry states in North America. West Virginia Ski Resorts teach thousands of first-time skiers every season and new skier and snowboard lessons have increased so far this season.

Dollar Energy Fund TV Advertisement

  • Posted on: 6 December 2013
  • By: The Media Center

Dollar Energy Fund is a 501 (c) 3 organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life for households experiencing hardships by providing utility assistance and other services that lead to self-sufficiency.

We developed this TV advertisement to tell the story children who can't study because they're too cold and to illustrate how those dollar bills really impact people. Checking the box on your utility bill makes a big difference!

2013 West Virginia Inaugural Ceremony

  • Posted on: 19 January 2013
  • By: The Media Center

This year The Media Center made a huge investment in new production equipment to better serve our clients and the region. We've purchased new cameras with studio configurations, thousands of feet of cable, video switchers, encoders, amplifiers, distributors, recorders and all of the little cases, bags and devices that make the whole thing mobile. What it amounts to is a fully digital, HD, mobile studio production that we can record, put up on a satellite or stream to the internet.

New Changes In SMART529, WVs Direct College Savings Plan

  • Posted on: 20 November 2012
  • By: The Media Center

November 14, 2012, at Piedmont Elementary School in Charleston, WV – The Media Center helped The Manahan Group, and State Treasurer, John Perdue, spread awareness of the New Program being offered by WV's Smart529 College Savings Fund. The program is making some changes that will make it easier for parents and grandparents to save for their children and grandchildren's college education.