Here Are 12 Strange But Awesome Things You’ll Only Find In West Virginia

West Virginia has quite the reputation of being full of illiterate, inbred hillbillies. While I cannot vouch for all of us, the majority of us are average Americans living average lives. However, here are just a few things that make our state unique.

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I’ve lived in West Virginia my entire life, and I can honestly say that I have experienced every single one of these unique things about our state. I’ve watched the White family’s documentary, I’ve been to a “Critter Dinner,” and I have certainly been to Tudor’s my fair share! Who wouldn’t love those homestyle biscuits and gravy?! What are some things that you think make our mountain state unique?