The Philip Barbour Volleyball team is helping to kick off the Barbour County Fair week with a "Diggin' the Barbour County Fair 5K Run/Walk."
This is a 5K course that starts inside the Barbour County Fairgrounds, wraps around it, goes through the woods, and back. Whether you are in to road racing or off-road, this course has a little bit of everything.
Take I-79 to Exit 115. From the South, take a right at the bottom of the ramp; from the North take a left onto WV 20-toward Philippi (4 miles) Bear right onto Rt. 57 (11.9 miles) Turn left onto US 119 (2.2 miles) Turn right onto the Philippi bypass, go to the end and take a right onto Rt. 250 OR take a right through the historic covered bridge and bear right at the light onto Rt. 250. Travel this road for approximately 9 miles and the Barbour County Fairgrounds will be at the top of a hill on the right, after traveling up a truck lane.
**For more direction information, please call Heather Halfin at (304)614-2528 OR Rochelle Carpenter at (304)823-1366 or (304)439-4001.