By Bob Weaver
The high capitol of West Virginia - Charleston - is not faring well
their newspapers express disgrace toward small rural counties for not
Charleston Daily Mail said Wirt is "A county in name only....It was
never much of
anything...Dead on the vine."
The underlying message by the muckety-mucks who drive the minions and
over their appalachian domain are brighter, bigger and better and
what is best for the peasants who live in the hills and hollers.
There are compelling reasons to consolidate the fifty-five county
school systems, but these words from the masters can only polarize the
We are hereby suggesting, starting today, the City of Charleston and
Kanawha separate themselves from the poverty and mismanagement of the
the state so they will no longer be bothered by peons and poverty,
allowing them to
glory in the brilliance of their belly buttons.
We are willing to
relieve them of our
"never much of anything" burden.
A West Virginia Poll conducted for the Charleston Daily Mail and
WSAZ-3 gave the
larger cities a "D" or an "F" for their financial condition.
Fifty-two percent of the
people in the Charleston-Huntington area said the larger cities are
not making the
We could concede, consolidate and merge with these smart big guys.
History proves bigger is better. Right? They will do for us
what we cannot
do for ourselves, manage our money much better. Right?