The Boone County Community and Economic Development Corporation is a non-profit marketing beautiful Boone County, West Virginia. Located within 500 miles of half of the US population, we offer excellent transportation logistics for your products and a strong labor force. Come to Boone County and discover what we can do for your business!
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The Boone County WARN SYSTEM. This system will call phone numbers through out the county during an emergency such as flooding, disasters, or other dangers.
Rivers and Ridges **RAIN DELAY** The annual Rivers and Ridges outdoor adventure event will be held Saturday, October 24th around Water Ways at Julian. Join us for 3 Gun Shooting Event, Beginner Triathlon, 3D Archery Range, Kayaking, Skeet Shooting, Vendors, Music, Western Show, Self-Protection Class, Concealed Carry Course, and River Safety Course. For more information, see their website here.
Whitesville Haunted House Turn This Town Around Whitesville is holding a haunted house! Three floors of fright await you in Whitesville. We are located at the building beside the old Richard Brown Insurance Agency. Join us Fridays and Saturdays in October beginning on October 9th through Halloween, October 31st. Tours start at 7 pm. Admissions is $10 for adults and $5 for students. Be there...if you dare.
Murder Mystery Masquerade The Madison-Danville Jaycees invite the public to a Murder Mystery Masquerade on Saturday, October 17th, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Madison Civic Center. The cost is $15 per person or $25 per couple. A family friendly event with heavy hors d'oeuvres,costume contest, mystery show, raffles.
Trunk or Treat The annual Trunk or Treat event by the City of Madison will be held Thursday, October 22nd, from 6:00 to 8:00 in the Boone County Commission Parking lot acress from the Courthouse. There will be candy for the kids and a car decorating contest. For more information, call Tammy at 304-369-2762.
TRICK OR TREATING Trick or Treating in Boone County will be on Thursday, October 29th, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
NRA SPORTS 3 Gun Experience Join the NRA for shooting in Boone County to benefit Rivers and Ridges on Saturday, October 3, 2015, from 9:330 am - 3:00 pm behind the Alpha Natural Resources Headquarters at Julian. The cost is $10 per person in advance or $15 per person at the door.For more information, contact Jeff Nelson at 304-369-4585.
Boone County is very good for income mobility for children in poor families. It is better than about 86 percent of counties. A recent study by two Harvard economists ranks Boone County, WV higher for the upward income mobility. To see the full New York Times article, click here.
What do you want to see here? The Boone County Planning Commission is creating a 10 year Comprehensive Plan for the county. We are currently conducting survey of people who live in Boone Conuty. The survey is anonymous and takes less than 10 minutes to complete. If you would like a copy, stop by the BCCEDC office at 1 Avenue C in Madison or an Boone County Library. You can also email us here!
GOVERNOR TOMBLIN ANNOUNCES THE ELIMINATION OF THE BUSINESS FRANCHISE TAX Click here to read more
Whitesville wins Turn This Town Around! Boone County's own Whitesville won the WV Focus Magazine's contest Turn This Town Around. They will receive training and hands-on assistance in planning and implementing projects to beautify and revitalize their downtowns, build new businesses, and diversify their economies. Congratulations Whitesville!
Prevent Drug Addiction in Boone County Judge Thompson and the Boone County Adult Drug Court Staff invite you to join us in our quest to raise awareness about drug addiction and learn what you can do to help make our community a better place. Read about Senator Joe Manchin's visit to discuss the problem here.
Dreaming of Being Your OWN Boss? Talk with the BCCEDC! We can help you find a location, fill out the correct forms, and help market your company.
Seasonal Weekly Farmers' Market held in Madison! The Market is gearing up for 2015. Starting planning your gardens for the growing season. The market will resume in June at Ellis Plaza on Main Street, Downtown Madison. No setup fees. No taxes. You keep all your profit! Ideas : Vegetables, fruits, honey, eggs, canned goods, baked goods, flowers, breads, candles, and much more! Bring your vegetables, fruits, baked goods, canned items, herbs, eggs, and firewood. No yard sale items, please.