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Fitzpatrick Park Hosts Summer and Fall Softball Leagues

Fitzpatrick Park hosts summer and fall softball leagues. Teams meet once a week to play on our 3 fields. Concession is also available during game nights, provided by A & J Catering. In recent years we have had a Church League, Men’s League, and Co-ed League. If you are interested ...
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July 31, 2020

Click here to view the original statement. July 31, 2020 On July 31, 2020 one of our employees tested positive for Covid 19. We are working directly with the Raleigh County Health Department. All staff considered to be exposed are quarantined and all facilities have been or are currently being ...
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Employee of the Week 7-6-2020

Every Monday we will posting our Employee of the week. These are employees who have gone above and beyond serving our patrons here at our county parks. Our very first employee of the week is Cooper Phillips. He works at the Lake Stephens Marina but is always happy to help ...
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Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Announces July 5, 2020 Lake Stephens Fireworks

Contact: Molly Williams, Executive Director, 304-934-5323, mwilliams@raleighcounty.com Beckley, WV, June 29, 2020 – Raleigh County Parks and Recreation, including Lake Stephens have announced Fireworks will be held at Lake Stephens on July 5, 2020 at 10:00PM. Fireworks can be viewed from several areas at the Lake, including the beach, the ...
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Update: June 26 – June 29, 2020 Lake Stephens Missing Swimmer Incident

June 26 – June 27, 2020 Lake Stephens Missing Swimmer Incident June 26, 2020 2:00PM Last evening a call came in for a missing swimmer at Lake Stephens. Lake Staff, Raleigh County Sheriff Department, WV DNR, Jan Care, and Trap Hill Fire Rescue Dive Team responded. The individual was not ...
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INVITATION FOR BID DRILLING AND BLASTING LAKE STEPHENS DAM REHABILITATION

SECTION I INVITATION FOR BID DRILLING AND BLASTING LAKE STEPHENS DAM REHABILITATION ID #08103 RALEIGH COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATIONAL AUTHORITY RALEIGH COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA The Raleigh County Parks and Recreational Authority (RCPRA) is currently seeking sealed bids from experienced, qualified firms, to provide drilling and blasting services for the Lake ...
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INVITATION FOR BID LAKE STEPHENS DAM REHABILITATION

SECTION I INVITATION FOR BID LAKE STEPHENS DAM REHABILITATION ID #08103 RALEIGH COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATIONAL AUTHORITY RALEIGH COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA The Raleigh County Parks and Recreational Authority (RCPRA) is seeking sealed bids for the construction of the Lake Stephens Dam Rehabilitation project. The project site is located off Rt. ...
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Cove Closure

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RV Campground Guidelines for Covid-19

Download the Guidelines PDF To assist with the reopening, Gov. Justice has issued the following guidelines to mitigate the exposure and spread of COVID-19 among workers and campers. These guidelines, in addition to the guidelines established by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), will help campground owners and managers establish ...
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No May Regular Parks and Recreation Board Meeting

Subject: No May Regular Parks and Recreation Board Meeting Date: 5/13/2020 There will be no regular Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Authority Board meeting for the month of May. The next Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Authority Board Meeting will be June 16, 2020 at 11:00am at the Raleigh County ...
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