Summers County Bug Problem

The flood may have receded, but some problems caused by the flood still haven’t gone away.  One of those problems is the bugs that have become very annoying to anyone who has to be outside and deal with these flood bugs.

WVVA has a report accompanied by a video with more details.  Check it out by clicking here.


We Need Hinton Sports News

We need stories about sports and sports teams in Hinton.  If you’re a coach, parent or player for a little league team, feel free to write about your team and send us your box score.  If you’re part of the a team from a school in the town, we also need scores, results and stories about those teams.  If there are other sporting events going on such as archery, biking, mud bogs, golf, or anything to do with sports happenings that involve Hinton, please contact us to see how to submit a story for publication.

Send queries to and we will let you know just what you need to do to become a published sportswriter.

To learn more about Union visit Launched!

We are now proud to announce a new website called

There’s much more to the site than simply searching a database, though.  You will notice several features that makes the site a one-stop shop for everything in Hinton, including the news, sports and weather.  This is a site for the people of Hinton and we’re going to need your help to make it work most efficiently for everyone.

News – If anyone would like to be a contributor to our news section please send us an email expressing your possible interest and we will work with you to find what works best.  All you need to do is submit an article for publication and we will do the rest.

The kinds of articles we will be looking for would be family friendly news specifically about Hinton.  That could be community news, organizational news or news about events in the town.

Sports – How would you like to be a sports writer.  We are looking for sports specific to Hinton, whether that be school sports, little league or senior league sports.  We would like to carry box scores of little league games, whether football, baseball, or basketball.  Parents, Coaches are students can submit sports news.

Qualifcations – The ability to write with as few mistakes as possible.  After all, we don’t want to spend all our time editing.

Events – If you know of a Hinton event you may add it free of charge.  We do ask you to look to see if the event has already been added.

Send queries or articles to and specify in the subject line.

Everything Hinton

Check out and discover all it can do.

This is your site, so please take advantage of all we offer.

  • News specifically for Hinton
  • Sports news specifically for Hinton
  • Hinton weather
  • Hinton events
  • A complete business directory for Hinton
  • A complete restaurant directory for Hinton
  • A complete lodging directory for Hinton
  • A complete tourism directory for Hinton

News:  If you have news you’d like to report for Hinton, send us an email to and we will tell you how to share your news with the community.

Sports:  If you have sports news, such as little league box scores, midget league football news, or elementary or middle school news, send us an email to and we will help you to share your sports news.

Weather:  Click on the weather box which gives the current temperature and time and the forecast will open in a new window for you.

Events:  At the bottom of the list of events for Hinton is where you can click to add your event.  It’s free, so all you have to do is click the link, then fill-out the form and your event will appear on the site.

Business Directory:  Click on the “Businesses” tab at the top of the page and a new window opens where you will see a list of sub-headings which you can either click on the box, or click on the word to see a list of keywords under the sub-heading to help you find the specific business you need.  Check as many boxes as you like, then at the bottom of the list check “Cities” and highlight Hinton, then click the “Search” button at the bottom of the page.  You may also type in the name of the business you are searching for in the blank “Specific Search” box to find what you’re looking for.

Restaurant, Lodging and Tourism Directory:  Click on the tab of your choice at the top of the site and then check however many keywords you would like.  At the bottom of the list of keywords you will see you can choose to search by cities.  Simply highlight Hinton and hit the search button and all appropriate results will be displayed.  You may also search the “Specific Search” box by typing in the name of the place you are looking for then hitting the search button.

If you have any questions or comments, email them to