Steeped in a rich river and railroad heritage, the sister
cities of Charleston and Huntington have burgeoned into metropolitan cultural
centers highlighting the arts, sophisticated nightlife, historic charm and fine
shopping and dining. Its the excitement of the city, but just minutes away,
history, nature, sports, recreation and culture of coal await. Major festivals,
cultural opportunities, spectator sports, fine glassmaking and peaceful countrysides
contribute to the popularity of the Metro Valley.