About Us

About Us

Page contents:

  • About WV Family Magazine – circulation, readers, content, digital edition, website
  • Where to find a copy –
    1. Family-friendly locations across North Central WV
    2. Library copies across the state
    3. Online editions
  • A look at our issues – bimonthly editorial calendar
  • Contact us – use the form below to contact us


About WV Family Magazine:


  • Our PRINT EDITION has been serving families in North Central WV since 2006WV Family is distributed for free at over 300 highly visible (and carefully monitored) locations where families frequent in 5 counties PLUS in Main Branch Libraries across the state (in the magazine section). (See locations below where you can find a print copy of WV Family).  
  • Our circulation is 10,000 copies with 2.09 readers per copy, which means we have over 20,000 readers!   
  • Our Readers are well-educated moms, dads and other caregivers; seeking information, ideas, resources, products and services for their entire family.  91% are women.  91% are between ages 31 and 50.
  • Our Content  We are devoted to quality and excellence!  We are a trusted family resource with award-winning content and design.  Our content includes articles, columns, and regular departments that touch on all areas of family interest, including:  family calendar of local and national activities, family health news and articles, parenting tips, education, safety, and more.
  • Our DIGITAL EDITION ONLINE  Each entire edition is available online for readers from anywhere.  Our digital edition is an interactive flip-page edition with active links to websites and emails to help readers connect with resources.
  •  Our website is a way to further serve our readers.  Featuring all of our annual guides and directories, plus highlighting articles from our print edition, and bringing many new features –  WV Family Online becomes a valuable resource and a “go-to” for families to find anything from recipes to family health new and articles, and from summer camps to fun contests throughout the year.
(If you are a business and interested in advertising in our print edition, website, or both, please see our editorial themes below and visit our Advertise page for reader demographics and to request a media kit.)


Where to Find A Copy of WV Family Magazine:


  • WV Family is distributed to over 300 locations throughout the North Central WV area.  WV Family is available for free at at schools, library, doctor offices, and at many family-friendly locations in the following counties: Randolph, Upshur, Lewis, Harrison, Marion, Monongalia, and Preston.  (See list of locations below.)

Randolph County:

Elkins Physical Therapy, Wilson Martino Dental, Elkins Express Care, Gentle Dental, Youth Health Services, Davis Memorial Hospital, Women’s Health Care, Tygart Valley ENT, Elkins Physical Therapy, American Mountain Theater, YMCA, Elkins-Randolph County Public Library, Randolph County Board of Education, Randolph County Community Arts Center, Shining Light Learning Center, Randolph CVB, Beverly Elementary School, Coalton Elementary School, George Ward Elementary School, Harman School, Homestead Elementary School, Jennings Randolph Elementary School, Midland Elementary School, North Elementary School, Pickens School, Third Ward Elementary School, Valley Head Elementary School, Elkins Middle School, Tygart Valley Middle/High, Elkins High School

Upshur County:

Family Dental (Dr. Johns, Conde, & Malone), Sam’s Pizza, WIC, Upshur County Library, Rock Cave IGA, Rock Cave Pharmacy, Tri-County Clinic, Camden CDC, Uphsur County Head Start, Dr. Kress, Center for Women’s Health, Dr. Brown’s office, Dr. Yaser’s office, Dr. O’Loughlin’s office, Dr. Kirk’s office, Dr. LaNasa’s office, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Prompt Care, Buckhannon Medical Care, CareExpress, Family Dental (Dr. Coffman), Buckhannon CVB, Whimsical Treasures, Wilson Martino Dental, Appalachian Health, Pearson Family Medicine, Upshur County Board of Education, Parent Involvement, Washington District Elementary School, Tennerton Elementary School, French Creek Elementary School, Rock Cave Elementary School, Buckhannon Academy Elementary School, Hodgesville Elementary School, Union Elementary School, Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School, Tennerton Mountain Cap

Lewis County:

Appalachian Visitor Center, Dr. Sonya James office, Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital (main lobby, second floor, Labor & Delivery), Mountain Health Care, Dr. Borchert’s office, Dr. Pearson’s office, Dr. Snead’s office, Dr. Mistry Pediatrics, Lewis County Board of Education, Parent Resouce, Mountain Heart, AlumBridge Elementary School, Jane Lew Elementary School, Peterson Central, Roanoke Elementary School, Robert L Bland Middle School, Lewis County High School, Louis Bennett Public Library, Weston ENT & Audiology (Dr. Wyllie), Mountain Lakes CVB

Harrison County:

Harrison County Board of Education, WIC, Dr. Condron’s office, Dr. Veltri’s office, Clarksburg CVB, Looking Glass Consignment Store, Harrison-Clarksburg Health Department, Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library, Clarksburg Children’s House, Harrison County Head Start, Wilson Martino Dental, Audubon Animal Clinic, Pediatric Associates (Dr. Joseph Momen),  Pediatric & Adolescent Dentistry (Dr. S. Moe Momen, DDS), United Methodist Church Preschool, Bridgeport Public Library, Total Dental, Express Care, Meadowbrook Mall, Adamston Elementary, Big Elm Elementary, Lumberport Elementary, Northview Elementary, Norwood Elementary, Nutter Fort Elementary, Nutter Fort Middle School, Salem Elementary, Simpson Elementary, West Milford Elementary, Wilsonburg Elementary, Johnson Elementary, Lost Creek Elementary, Washington Irving Middle, South Harrison Middle, Lumberport Middle, Bridgeport Middle, Mountaineer Middle, Bridgeport High, Liberty High, Lincoln High, Robert C. Byrd High, S. Harrison High, RESA 7

Marion County:

Pediatric Partners, Dr. Music’s office, Wilson Martino Dental, Marion County Board of Education, Fairmont Catholic School, Marion County Public Library, FSU Education Department and Preschool, Fairmont General Hospital, Sunbeam Early Learning Center, Middletown Mall, Rivesville Elementary, Fairview Elementary, Barrackville Elementary, Blackshere Elementary, Monongah Elementary, Jayene Elementary, Watson Elementary, White Hall Elementary, Pleasant Valley Elementary, East Dale Elementary, East Park Elementary, Mannington Middle, East Fairmont, Fairmont Senior High, North Marion High, W. Fairmont Middle, East Fairmont Junior, Fairview Middle, Monongah Middle, Choice Educational Services

Monongalia County:

Saint Francis Catholic School, Mountaineer Mall, Morgantown Dance, Kindermusic, Children’s Discovery Museum, Department of Health & Human Resources, Monongalia Board of Education, United Methodist Daycare, Morgantown Health Department, WIC, WVU Women’s Health, WVU Orthopedics, WVU Ultrasound, WVU Pediatrics, The Wow Factory, Springfield Suites, WV Birth to 3, Pediatric and Teenage Dentistry, Morgantown ENT, Monongalia Pediatrics & Youth, Cardinal Pediatrics, Women Health Associates, Mon General Orthopedics, Partners in Women’s Health, Mountaineer Orthopedics, Women First, Pineview Ob/Gyn, Jackson Dental, Pineview Dental, Dr. Donaldson DDS, Dr. Gingold, Morgantown Public Library, Playworks, Brookhaven Elementary, Cheat Lake Elementary, Easton Elementary, Mason-Dixon Elementary, Mountainview Elementary, Mylan Elementary, North Elementary, Ridgedale Elementary, Skyview Elementary, Suncrest Elementary, Mountainview Early Headstart, Dorsey Headstart, Morgantown Technical Education Center, Skyview Mentor Program, Daybrook Early Headstart, Clay-Battelle Middle/High, South Middle, Suncrest Middle, Westwood Middle, Mountaineer Middle, Morgantown High, University High, WVU Family Resource, WVU Physical Recruitment

Preston County:

Preston Memorial Hospital, Valley Health, Starting Points, Milestone Family Practice, Kingwood Health Department, Preston CVB, Consignment Shoppe, Preston County PreK, Total Family Care, Kingwood Family Dentistry, Urgent Care, Kingwood Public Library, Preston County Board of Education, Title One, Aurora Elementary, Bruceton Elementary, Fellowship Elementary, Kingwood Elementary, Rowlesburg Elementary/Middle, Terra Alta Elementary, East Preston Middle, Tunnelton-Denver Elementary, Central Preston Middle, Preston High, Valley Elementary, West Preston Middle, South Preston Middle, Preston County Head Start, Mountain Heart

Other locations:

A.I. Boreman Elementary, Geary Library, Hillsboro Elementary, North Central Community Action (Grafton), Philippi Library, Barbour County Board of Education, Philippi Head Start, Mountain Trail Rides, Tucker CVB, Hardy County Head Start, Community Resource Inc. (Glenville), Taylor County Starting Points, Taylor County Library, PURRWV


  • WV Family can be found in the magazine section in the following libraries across the state for your viewing:

Bolivar-Harpers Ferry Public Library, Boone-Madison Public Library, Bridgeport Public Library, Brooke County Public Library, Burnsville Public Library, Cabell County Public Library, Cabell County Public Library, Capon Bridge Public Library, Ceredo-Kenova Public Library,  Charles W. Gibson Public Library, Clay County Public Library, Craft Memorial Library, Craigsville Public Library, Doddridge County Public Library, Dora B. Woodyard Memorial Library, Dunbar Library, Elkins-Randolph County Public Library, Fayette County Public Library, Five Rivers Public Library, Fort Gay Library, Gilmer County Library, Greenbrier County Public Library, Hamlin-Lincoln County Public Library, Hardy County Public Library, Hillsboro Public Library, Jackson County Public Library, Kanawha County Public Library, St.Albans Library, Keyser-Mineral County Public Library, Logan Area Public Library, Louis Bennett Public Library, Marion County Public Library, Martinsburg Public Library, Mason County Public Library, McDowell County Public Library, Mingo County Public Library, Morgan County Public Library, Moomau-Grant County Public Library, Morgantown Public Library, Mountaintop Public Library, New Martinsville Public Library, Parkersburg/Wood County Public Library, Pleasants County Public Library, Putnam County Public Library, Ritchie County Public Library, Summers County Public Library, Taylor County Public Library, Terra Alta Public Library, Tyler County Public Library, Wayne County Public Library


  •  Each issue of WV Family is available ONLINE for readers from anywhere.  Our current editions of WV Family and WV Baby can be found on our homepage.  Simply click on the mini magazine with flipping pages to launch the full edition.  If you missed a past issue, go to our “Archive” tab in the top right of the homepage to see back issues.

A Look at our issues:



Health Issue with special Annual BABY Feature – Family Health; Heart Health; Dental Health; Children’s Dental Health Sponsorship page; Winter Safety; Family Pets; Resolutions; New Year Organization Tips; Weight Loss/Obesity; Calendar of Family Events & Attractions; BABY feature- tips, articles, stories, products, and services.


Spring -Summer Camps & Programs Guide and Directory; Earth Day/Environment; Go Green; Gardening; Spring Fashion; Calendar of Family Events & Attractions.


End of School Year – Ultimate Guide to Summer for Families, Camps Special Advertising continued; Mother’s Day/Father’s Day; End of School Year activities; Summer Reading; Summer Safety Tips; Water Safety; Pet Health and Safety; Family Day Trip Ideas; WV Fairs and Festivals, Parks & Museums; Traveling with Kids; Summer Fashion; Calendar of Family Events & Attractions.


Summer Enrichment with WV Kids section – Birthday Party Guide; Kids’ Page Activities; Coloring Contest; Back-to-School shopping; Fall Fashion; Back-to-School Health Checklist; Calendar of Family Events & Attractions


Fall/Back-to-School – Back to School articles and tips; After School Activities; Healthy Lunch ideas; Sports; Homework; Gear Up for Cold & Flu Season; Calendar of Fall Events and activities; Harvest; Halloween


Holiday – Holiday Gift Guide; Family Holidays; Family Traditions; Holiday Travel; Safe Winter Travel; Holiday Light Displays in WV; Tree Farms; Family Volunteering Opportunities; Winterizing; Pet Health & Safety; Calendar of Holiday Family Events & Attractions



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