September 17, 2021
Business

Ceremony held for local businesses 100-years and older

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner worked with the Morgantown Chamber of Commerce to host a special reception for the Monongalia County businesses who qualify to become members of the West Virginia Centurion Chamber of Commerce.

The West Virginia Centurion Chamber of Commerce is a special recognition program established by the Secretary of State’s Office for business entities that have been in business for 100 years or more. All in all, eight businesses were inducted:

WVU Dean of Students Corey Farris holding WVU’s plaque
  • The Dominion Post – 1864
  • West Virginia University – 1867
  • Grand Lodge Of The Independent Order Of Odd Fellows Of West Virginia – 1879
  • The Daily Athenaeum – 1887
  • Telluric Company – 1891
  • Rock Camp Oil Co. – 1900
  • Phi Sigma Kappa Chapter House Association – 1906
  • Preston County Development Company –…

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