"People coming together as a community can make things happen." - Jacob Rees Mogg These words couldn't be more true..... And our recent trip to Southwest Virginia to learn about their community development showed us the truth of Jacob Rees Mogg's words. Ohio's Rising Appalachia packed up and hit the road to visit 7 prominent … Continue reading Hey, Neighbor!
Join ACEnet on Monday, November 23rd @11am at the Tecumseh Commons in Shawnee. This interactive learning discussion will introduce participants to Social Media platforms and identify issues for new users. Key components of this class will address: -Why Social Media is important for your business - Friend page vs. Business Page - Important information to … Continue reading SMART PHONE MARKETING FOR FOOD AND RETAIL 101
A great opportunity for a wonderful historical tour of Somerset's iconic cemeteries. Learn about the fascinating stories these cemeteries hold. Rich with heritage, take a step back in time to learn about the unique individuals who now rest within these grounds. You may even find your own ancestors who had such an impact on Perry … Continue reading Somerset Cemetery Tour Nov. 21st
Join Ohio's Hill Country this weekend at the Appalachian Outdoor Adventure at Hocking College! Stop by and say 'hello!' and we'll say 'hi!' back! By SARAH GUINN MESSENGER STAFF JOURNALIST, Sep 8, 2015 NELSONVILLE — Hocking College will host a two-day event called Appalachian Outdoor Adventure, set to take place Oct. 9-10, the college’s spokesman Mike … Continue reading Hocking College to Hold Appalachian Outdoor Adventure Oct 9th-11th
Do you like to do stuff? Do you like people? How about learning interesting things? If you answered yes to any of these questions (or if you didn't answer yes) then should join our Meetup group! We're excited to announce that we have just launched our partner organization, The Winding Road, on Meetup. By joining (which is free) … Continue reading We’re on Meetup!
BY DEB HUTMIRE Tribune editor firstname.lastname@example.org Perry County Tribune Local art, local food, local music and local history will all be featured at the annual Oktoberfest set Saturday, Oct. 6 from noon until 8 p.m. on Pigfoot Square in Somerset. This event is once again being sponsored by the Historical society of Perry County and … Continue reading Oktoberfest in Somerset: A German-American Experience with Plenty of Local History
Hellloo World! I guess this is the part where I talk about myself?? My name is Alicia Caton and I'm the newest AmeriCorps member for Ohio's Hill Country Heritage Area! Woohoo! I'm a native to Ohio - born and raised in Lancaster and currently living in Athens - a lively and diverse community with a culture all … Continue reading Knock Knock, Who’s There: It’s just me- the newest AmeriCorps member 🙂
Come appreciate the creativity and beauty of Southeast Ohio's finest artists at the Foot by Foot A-Z Competitive Art Show. Join locals and regional artists as we help promote The Winding Road - Ohio's Rising Appalachia branding effort to help encourage tourism and art in Athens, Morgan, Muskingum, and Perry counties. The event will be … Continue reading The Winding Road A to Z: Foot by Foot, Free Competitive Art Show
'Winding Road' project leads to jobs, small business growth in southeast Ohio New Lexington, Ohio, September 4th, 2015- The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced a grant of more than $180,000 as part of a nearly quarter-million dollar project to support and develop existing and new businesses in the southeast Ohio Appalachia Region. "This grant … Continue reading USDA Grant Infuses Capital into Emerging Rural Tourism Market