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McDowell County

Putting Knowledge to Work!

The West Virginia University Extension works to provide solutions in your community through key programs and resources, including agriculture and natural resources; 4-H and youth development; food and nutrition; health and wellness; financial planning; and home gardening. These research-based programs and services are available to all McDowell County residents thanks to the tremendous support of our community members, local organizations, volunteers and local partners, including the Board of Education and County Commission.

McDowell County Highlights

    • Two new 4-H & Youth Development agents joined the McDowell County team on June 8, 2020.
    • Expanded focus and outreach efforts of youth programming to include special interests, such as cooking, outdoor recreation safety and community involvement.

      Download the McDowell County Annual Report