• PA12-49 Corps Urges Safety on the Water

    There have been several accidental drownings in the Tri-State area this summer, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, as the nation's largest federal provider of water-based outdoor recreation, is urging everyone to take water safety seriously.
  • PA12-45 Mountain Lakes Festival in Sutton

    Sutton, W.Va… The Fifth Annual Mountain Lakes Festival will be held July 20-22, 2012, at the Bee Run Day Use Area at Sutton Lake in Sutton, W.Va.
  • PA12-44 East Lynn Lake Campground Reopens

    East Lynn, W.Va… East Lynn Lake’s East Fork Campground is back to normal operations a week after storms tore through the region. Electricity and water services have been restored and restrooms are open for use again.
  • PA12-42 Recent Storm Closes Some Corps Recreation Facilities-jws

    Huntington, W.Va. – The severe storm that moved through the region Friday caused varying degrees of damage to many Huntington District recreation facilities. Some camp grounds and marinas have experienced the loss of electrical and basic hygiene facilities. These outages have caused some facilities to close until services are restored. The Corps of Engineers is working with local utility services to reopen the facilities as soon as possible.
  • PA12-40 Low Water Levels Affect Recreation Craft at Locks_

    HUNTINGTON, WV…Because of low water levels, the Huntington District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will limit recreational boat lockage on the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers.
  • PA12-41 Greenup Lock Main Chamber Closed for Maintenance_

    HUNTINGTON, WV…River traffic on the Ohio River will experience delays through Sept. 28, 2012, while maintenance is done on the main chamber at the Greenup Locks and Dam in Greenup, Ky.
  • PA12-38 Corps Seeks Info About Crime at Sutton Lake_

    Sutton Lake, W.Va. – The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking assistance in identifying the individual(s) who damaged the wooden gate at the Downstream Day Use Area outflow training wall, below Sutton Dam. The damage at the downstream area occurred sometime during the night of June 19, 2012
  • PA12-37 Corps Seeks Info About Crime at Burnsville Lake_

    BURNSVILLE LAKE, W.Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is asking for assistance in identifying the individuals who damaged and stole government property last night at Burnsville Lake in Burnsville, W.Va.