44th Annual Pioneer Days Audio Postcard

Marlinton, WV – The 44th annual Pioneer Days Celebration in and around Marlinton, WV was last weekend. This years’ event celebrated the 1967 Marlinton High School Copperheads football team and their state championship win over Wirt County. In addition to talking with the football players and cheerleaders from that class, Allegheny Mountain Radio’s reporters were out and about in the community. Here’s an audio postcard from the 44th annual Pioneer Days.

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Heather Niday

Heather is our Program Director and Traffic Manager. She started with Allegheny Mountain Radio as a volunteer deejay. She then joined the AMR staff in February of 2007. Heather grew up in the Richmond, Virginia, area and now lives in Arbovale, West Virginia with her husband Chuck. Heather is a wonderful flute player, and choir director for Arbovale UMC. You can hear Heather along with Chuck on Tuesday nights from 6 to 8pm as they host two hours of jazz on Something Different.

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