Uniting Hands, Growing Community, Planting the Future

In The News

Below are some News articles relating to our Community Garden efforts. There are more that can be found on all the local news channels, the Herald dispatch, and more. Publicity is your friend when it comes to getting the word out about what you do, inviting people to participate, and sharing your needs.

* 5-28-10 - Herald Dispatch
Kids take part in NASA StarLab science event
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x813781176/Kids-take-part-in-NASA-StarLab-science-event
Photos: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x813781176/Kids-take-part-in-NASA-StarLab-science-event?i=0

* 5-23-10 - Herald Dispatch
Area communities making good use of urban gardening opportunities
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/specialsections/healthrevolution/x1860199237/Area-communities-
making-good-use-of-urban-gardening-opportunities

Photos: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/specialsections/healthrevolution/x1860199237/Area-communities-
making-good-use-of-urban-gardening-opportunities?i=0
   

*3-19-10 - Herald Dispatch
Earth Day festival for children set for April 22
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/briefs/x1196514406/Earth-Day-
festival-for-children-set-for-April-22

*3-19-10 - Herald Dispatch
Lecture on poverty to be offered at Empire Books
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/briefs/x1101258470/Lecture-on-
poverty-to-be-offered-at-Empire-Books
 

*10-28-09 - Herald Dispatch
Tri-State goes beyond trick-or-treating with many weekend haunts
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x873797990/Tri-State-goes-
beyond-trick-or-treating-with-many-weekend-haunts

* 10-19-09 - Herald Dispatch
Create West Virginia Conference - Attendees view city's progress
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x1656919954/Officials-tour-Highlawn-Fairfield-West-neighborhoods  
Photos: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x1656919954/Officials-tour-Highlawn-Fairfield-West-neighborhoods?i=8  

*10-10-09 - Herald Dispatch
City hosts creative conference
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x1656915254/Creative-drive-set-to-descend-on-Huntington 

*10-4-09 - Herald Dispatch
Create Huntington working to improve Huntington
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/specialsections/createwva/x2075608655/No-Headline

* 7-20-09 - Herald Dispatch
Children plant Fairfield community flower garden
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x1517866993/Children-plant-Fairfield-community-flower-garden
Photos: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x1517866993/Children-plant-Fairfield-community-flower-garden?i=0  

* 6-4-09 - Herald Dispatch
Volunteers, supplies sought for community gardens project
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x1364045112/Volunteers-supplies-sought-for-community-gardens-project 

* 4-23-09 - Herald Dispatch
Governor visits Weed and Seed Office for Earth Day
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x1875261520/Governor-visits-Weed-and-Seed-Office-for-Earth-Day
Photos: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/multimedia/galleries/news/x697029981/Gallery-Earth-Day-remembered

* 4-23-09 - HuntingtonNews.net
Manchin, Wolfe, Kopp, Miss WV USA Plant Tree on Earth Day to Dedicate New Community Gardens
Article: http://www.huntingtonnews.net/local/090423-spencer-earthday.html
Photos: http://www.huntingtonnews.net/local/090423-spencer-earthday/index.html

* 4-22-09 - WOWK News 13
Governor Helps Open Community Gardens and Center in Huntington
Article: http://wowktv.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=57409
Video: http://wowktv.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=57401

* 4-22-09 - State Journal and WOWK 13 News
Group Launches Huntington Community Garden
Article: http://www.statejournal.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=57401
Video: http://www.boomboxradio.net/boombox/PlayerSetup/Players/STATEJOURNALPlayer.aspx?FileId=171998_state

* 4-21-09 - WOWK News 13
Community Garden Planting Seeds for a Better Future
Article: http://www.wowktv.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=57291
Video: http://www.boomboxradio.net/boombox/PlayerSetup/Players/WOWKTVPlayer.aspx?FileId=171521_wowk

* 4-16-09 - Herald Dispatch
'Clean Sweep' seeks helpers
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/news/x385864978/No-Headline
Photos: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/archive/x85631867/Gallery-Weed-and-Seed-Program-Center-Community-Garden?r=s

* 4-15-09 - Herald Dispatch
Gallery: [Barnett] Center Community Gardens
Photos: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/multimedia/galleries/news/x85631867/Gallery-Weed-and-Seed-
Program-Center-Community-Garden?r=s

* 4-9-09 WOWK News 13
Community Works Toward Garden Project
Article: http://www.wowktv.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=56370

* 4-8-09 - WSAZ News 3
Beautifying the Face of a Community
Article: http://www.wsaz.com/home/headlines/42700022.html

* 4-8-09 - WhyHuntington.com
Community Gardeners are Planting Seeds for a Beautiful Future
Article: http://whyhuntingtonwv.com/articles/community-gardeners-are-planting-seeds-for-a-beautiful-future/

* 3-23-09 - Herald Dispatch
Gardens viewed as vital tool for city
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/archive/x1354046806/Gardens-viewed-as-vital-tool-for-city

* 3-23-09 - Herald Dispatch - Richard Cobb Blog
Community Gardens Group Brings Citizens Together
Article: http://media.herald-dispatch.com/blog/cobb/2009/03/community-gardens-of-huntington-wv.html

* 3-15-09 - WOWK 13 News
Plans Underway for Weed and Seed Project
Article: http://www.wowktv.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=54483

* 3-1-09 - Herald Dispatch
Community gardens focus of meeting today
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/archive/x1907743151/No-Headline

* 3-1-09 - WOWK 13 News
City Beautification Plans Discussed at Huntington Community Gardens Meeting
Article: http://wowktv.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=53371

*3-1-09 - WhyHuntington.com
Community Gardens
Article: http://whyhuntingtonwv.com/articles/community-gardens/

* 2-28-09 - Herald Dispatch
Community gardens subject of meeting Sunday
Article: http://www.herald-dispatch.com/archive/x1100471027/Community-gardens-subject-of-meeting-Sunday