Originally Posted by herdbound
I live in WV and there is no place I would rather live. I lived in FL for 12 years, I do miss the beach sometimes - but I LOVE it here. We get made fun of so much by the rest of the US for being some backwood hillbilly state but it really is just a beautiful place to live. I live about 5 miles off the beaten path and everyday when I drive to town or back home I always feel blessed to live in rural WV...it's like driving through a scenic calendar at times.
Yea... I go there every year. And in all honesty I see more raggedy/hillbilly looking neighborhoods here... than I have ever seen in WV. A lot of people pick jokes when they find out that is where my family is from... but I just ignore it.