ORIGIN: Barboursville was established in 1813. Named after Virginia Gov. James Barbour (1812-1814), the village was the county seat of Cabell County from 1814 until 1887.
POPULATION: 3,964 (according to 2010 Census).
MAYOR: Paul Turman, 304-736-8994.
CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS: Paul Hockenberry, Dick Spencer, Orman Hall, Chris Tatum, Donnie Plybon. Town Recorder: Kandy Miller
CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS: First and third Tuesdays of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Barboursville Community Center, adjacent to Village Hall.
BARBOURSVILLE APPOINTED PERSONNEL: Finance, Diana Roy; Municipal Judge, Tom Plymale; Public Works, Stephen Parsons.
VILLAGE HALL: 721 Central Ave., 304-736-9820.
POLICE: Barboursville Police Department, Mike Coffey, chief; non-emergency, 304-736-8994; or Cabell County 911 Dispatch, 304- 526-8585.
FIRE: Barboursville Volunteer Fire Department, Phil Kincaid, chief; non-emergency, 304-736-7420.
AMBULANCE: Cabell County Emergency Medical Services, Gordon Merry III, director; non-emergency, 304- 526-9797.
TRASH COLLECTION: Monday through Thursday for residents. Extra hauls on Friday, 304-736-8994.
SCHOOL DISTRICT: Cabell County Schools, 2850 5th Ave., 304-528-5000.
AREA IN SQUARE MILES: 9.7.
ZIP CODE: 25504.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: Tri-State Transit Authority (bus service), 304-529-7433.
State Senators 5th District: Evan Jenkins (D) Cabell, 304-357-7956; Robert Plymale (D) Wayne, 304-357-7937
House of Delegates: 18th District, Cabell County, Kelli Sobonya (R), 304-340-3175
CABELL COUNTY ELECTED OFFICIALS
Assessor, 304-526-8687, Irv Johnson (R)
Circuit Court Judges (6th District): Chris Chiles, 304-526-8612; Alfred E. Ferguson (D), 304-526-8608; Jane Hustead (D), 304-526-8606; Paul T. Farrell Sr., 304-526-8603
Clerk of the Circuit Court, 304-526-8622, Jeffrey Hood (D)
Clerk of the County, 304-526-8625, Karen Cole (D)
Conservation District Supervisor, John Oblinger
County Commission: 304-526-8634: Bob Bailey (D), 304-526-8637; Anne Yon (R), 304-526-8635; Nancy Cartmill (R), 304-526-8638
Family Court Judges: Ron Anderson, 304-528-8530; Patricia Keller, 304-528-8535
Magistrates: 304-526-8642, Rondall L. Baumgardner; Darrell Black (D); Dan Goheen (D); Johnny McCallister (D); Michael Woelfel (D); Scott Bias (D); Danne Vance (D)
Prosecuting Attorney 304-526-8653, Chris Chiles (D)
Sheriff, 304-526-8663, Tom McComas (D)
Surveyor, 304-526-8639, Jeffrey Stephens (D)
Parks and Recreation, 304-696-5954, www.ghprd.org; District 1, Dr. Charles McKown Jr., Stacy Wehrle; District 2, Alan Morrison; District 3, Kent Perry; District 4, G.Randall Rhodes, Rocco Morabito; District 5, Don McCroskey; Frank Dorsey, Westmoreland; Kevin Brady, executive director.
CABELL COUNTY OFFICES
Animal Shelter (Cabell-Hunt.) Jim Cumm, 304-696-5551
Cabell-Huntington Convention and Visitors Bureau: Tyson Compton, 304-525-7333
Cabell-Huntington Health Dept.: www.cabellhealth.org; 304-523-6483, Dr. Harry Tweel, Health Officer
County Attorney: Bill Watson
County Manager: Chris Tatum, 304-526-3634
Emergency Services : 304-526-9797, Gordon Merry
911: 304-526-8555, Mike Davis, director
Information and Referral – 304-528-5660
Law Library: 304-526-8611
Public Defender: 304-522-1265
Public Library: 304-528-5700, cabell.lib.wv.us. Judy Rule, Director
Tri-State Transit Authority: 304-529-6094, Paul Davis, Director
Solid Waste Authority: 304-522-4211
WVU Extension Service: 304-743-7131
CABELL COUNTY POLITICAL PARTIES
Democrat Chair: Bob Bailey
Republican Chair: T-Anne See
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES
Advantage Valley, Inc., 3751 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane, W.Va., 304-760-0950, www.advantagevalley.com; serves Cabell, Putnam, Kanawha and Wayne counties in West Virginia, Ashland, Ky., and Lawrence County, Ohio.
Chemical Alliance Zone, Inc., 3200 Kanawha Turnpike, Bldg. 740, Office 4201, PO Box 18410, South Charleston, W.Va., 304-720-1023, www.cazwv.com; serves Cabell, Putnam, Kanawha and Wayne counties in West Virginia.
Huntington Area Development Council (HADCO), 916 5th Ave., Suite 400, Huntington, 304-529-7910, www.hadco.org; serves Cabell and Wayne counties.
Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce, 1108 3rd Ave., Suite 300, Huntington, 304-525-5131, http://www.huntingtonchamber.org; serves Huntington and Cabell and Wayne counties.
West Virginia Economic Development Council, 2001 Quarrier Street, Charleston, 304-342-2123, email info@ wvedc.org. Serves state of West Virginia.