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Why can't Country Roads be West Virginia's State Song?
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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It is the 37th most populated US State.
* Maryland * Ohio * Virginia * Kentucky * Pennsylvania.
Some of West Virginia's most important natural resources are coal, oil, and natural gas.
The State Flag and Seal and the State's other official symbols which include: * The Brook Trout as the state fish. * The European Honey Bee as the state insect. … * The Northern Cardinal as the state bird. * The Black Bear as the state animal * The Sugar Maple as the state tree. * The Rhododendron as the state flower. * The Fringed Gentian as the state wildflower. * The Monarch as the state butterfly. * The Golden Delicious Apple as the state fruit.
The state song of Virginia is "Carry Me Back to Old Virginny". It is an African American spiritual song that was written by James Bland in about 1878.
The Mountaineer State . The Panhandle State West Virginia nicknames include"Mountain State", "Switzerland of America", and "PanhandleState".
The Appalachian Mountains. The Blue Ridge mountains.
The West Virginia Hills, This is My West Virginia, and West Virginia, My Home Sweet Home are all official state songs.
Virginia, of which West Virginia was part until the Civil War, has the longest border, to the south and southeast. The border with Ohio on the west is the second longest.
West Virginia is relatively mountainous, very rural, with much farmland.
West Virginia has several, actually. Animal: Black Bear Bird: Cardinal Reptile: Timber Rattlesnake Insect: Honeybee Butterfly: Monarch Fish: Brook Trout … west virginias state animal is the black bear it is known to KILL it is one of the meanest animals about
It has three official state songs: * The West Virginia Hills * This is My West Virginia and * West Virginia, My Home Sweet Home.
The black bear was adopted as the state animal on March 23, 1973.
The pepperoni roll is the state food of West Virginia.
Answer West Virginia's original name is Augusta.
Possibly Wheeling Island on the Ohio River and in the City of Wheeling which with a population of about 3,000 is only 375 acres but is surely the largest by population if not …by area.