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1. The song refers to the Shenandoah River, of which only a small fraction flows thru WV, the rest of it is in Virginia 2. Also referenced is the Blue Ridge Mountains, virtualy none of which are in West Virginia 3. Rumor has it the song was originally entitled "Old Virginia"
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Montani Semper Liberi. that means "mountaineers are always free" in latin.
West Virginia's state nickname is "The Mountain State."
The official state rock of West Virginia is Coal.
The West Virginia Hills, This is My West Virginia, and West Virginia, My Home Sweet Home are all official state songs.
* Maryland * Ohio * Virginia * Kentucky * Pennsylvania.
Henry Everett Engle and Ellen Ruddell King
West Virginia has no official state drink or beverage.
West Virginia's state colors are blue and gold orange
gold delicious apple
The rhododendron is West Virginia's state flower.
west virginia's state quarter faetures the new river gorge
In US Civil War
West Virginia doesn't have a state horse.
West Virginia's state motto is "Montani semper liberi," which means, "Mountaineers are always free."