Outdoor burning permit change

West Virginia Division of Forestry officials remind residents that the state’s spring forest fire season starts March 1, 2016, and runs through May 31, 2016. During these three months, daytime burning is prohibited from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Outdoor burning is permitted only between the hours of 5 p.m. and 7 a.m. For more information and safe burning tips, visit  http://www.wvforestry.com/fire_prev.cfm

Remember: Burning trash is illegal in West Virginia.


Our most popular February Pin

Do you know the most popular post this month from Marion County Solid Waste Authority Pinterest site? (www.pinterest.com/marioncoswa)

It’s West Virginia Artist, Charlie Harper’s raccoon print along with advice on how to keep raccoons out of your trashcans. Raccoons are often nicknamed, “trash bandits” because they love to get into human trash.