Holiday Inn Barboursville
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... for all sports in 1977, but football was 0–26–1 in the first five years. In 1981, Marshall won its first SC game by beating Appalachian State in Boone, N.C., 17–14. The victory celebration included a 30-mile police escort and a crowd estimated at 3,000 that met the team when they unloaded at Gullickson Hall on the Marshall U campus. Beginning in 1984, Marshall football experienced a remarkable turnaround as Stan Parrish's ...
We topped a further 300 miles today. Having made the definite decision to buy fireworks , when we finally found a place it was of course closed!
After crossing the Ohio river into Louisville KY, and then on through Lexington,We stopped in Winchester, KY for lunch at the same place we had lunch 7years ago : The Cantuckee Diner. Talk about ...
Anxious to see Cousin Carol in Lexington Kentucky but delayed due to a disastrous accident that closed the highway. Highlight of the day was lunch at Hooters somewhere in West Virginia. What I forgot to say yesterday was that my dear dear Aunt Felice, whom I love very much, celebrated her 100th birthday. Love to you Aunt Felice:)
... really pretty, with a rocky/treed terrain reminiscent of the Black Hills of South Dakota, but again, it was just a drive through.
The drive through Kentucky was a little more interesting, in good and bad ways. The first moment of interest was when we popped another trailer tire (#2 on the trip) but were lucky to be discovered by a DOT worker who had the tools to help us fix it (although she didn't know how to use the tools!). The very next day, we ...
... most diverse deciduous forest in the World, only second in species diversity to the deciduous forest in China found at approximately the same Latitude. A deciduous forest has strong seasonal variation because of the loss of leaves in the winter time.
Our ride into the mountains was full of power outages and thunderstorms. The storm that Amethyst Lane seemed safe from had left much of West Virgina without power.
As we drove the ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility