The Herald-Dispatch Visitors Guide RSS 2015-07-05T02:22:44-04:00 urn:uuid:e220bb16-7271-42b8-af13-b239b49a56cd Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Tri-State Visitors' Guide Spring/Summer 2015 print edition The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:fe71a6f8-ac45-48c1-93b4-8c63ea1978c6 2015-05-05T09:10:21-04:00 <p> Welcome to the Tri-State! We hope you have a great visit.</p> Welcome: Region is packed with many family-friendly places to have fun The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Chamber 2015-05-04T09:09:50-04:00 <p> Dear Visitor: Welcome to the Tri-State! On behalf of the Tri-State Chamber Coalition &#8212; represented by the Ashland, Ky., Alliance, the Huntington, W.Va., Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Lawrence County, Ohio, Chamber of Commerce &#8212; we would like to welcome you to our region.</p> Tyson Compton: Area has good mix of world-class exhibits and down-home fun The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Compton 2015-05-04T09:09:48-04:00 <p> We are so glad to have you visiting us in Cabell County and the Greater Huntington area of West Virginia. And we certainly hope you have a great visit. There is so much to see and do here. We also want you to know that the Convention and Visitors Bureau staff is here to connect you in any way that we can. We&#8217;ll be glad to help you plan all or any part of your visit.</p> Local communities share a heritage The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+CoverStory 2015-05-04T09:09:49-04:00 <p> Look for the spot on the map where West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky come together, and you have found the Tri-State &#8212; a community of cities and counties on both sides of the Ohio River that share a rich heritage and wonderful quality of life.</p> Have a capital day in Charleston The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:b3701772-9ace-4989-be46-fc401bfcc557 2015-05-04T09:09:50-04:00 <p> About an hour&#39;s drive east of Huntington on Interstate 64, West Virginia&#39;s capital city is steeped in history, the arts and entertainment, making it well worth a day trip &#8212; or more.</p> Dining The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Dining 2015-05-04T10:30:09-04:00 <p> Stomach rumbling? You&#8217;re in luck. Here&#8217;s a taste of the Tri-State&#8217;s many eateries.</p> FEUD FACTS: The real story of the Hatfields & McCoys The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:4091952f-d2fc-4967-a040-e2b03c3c8a91 2015-05-04T09:09:50-04:00 <p> Hardly any person in America can hear the name &quot;Hatfield&quot; without thinking &quot;McCoy.&quot; This most infamous feud in American folklore happened right in the Tri-State&#39;s back yard.</p> US 23 home to country legends The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:ed66eb51-c9d9-49fc-a4e6-c457a4e06899 2015-05-04T09:09:51-04:00 <p> What do one dozen, nationally and internationally known, legendary country music stars have in common?</p> Hatfield-McCoy Trail System a big draw for off-road enthusiasts The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:b273857d-15dd-44e2-8a7d-cdf18d45af10 2015-05-04T09:09:51-04:00 <p> West Virginia&#8217;s tourism industry is more than white&#173;water rafting and snow ski&#173;ing. For a growing number of people, the Mountain State is a good place to come and ride ATVs on the Hatfield-McCoy Trail.</p> Attractions: To see and to do The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+attractions 2015-05-04T09:17:52-04:00 <p> Here are dozens of great places to visit and enjoy. For up-to-date listings on performances and events, check out Weekend, available every Thursday in the Herald-Dispatch.</p>