The Times West Virginian

February 27, 2013

Stop the vandalism

Mannington officials, veterans taking action at Hough Park

By Emily Gallagher
Times West Virginian

MANNINGTON — Town officials and veterans are taking action to repair and replenish Hough Park in Mannington.

Members of the Mannington Vietnam Veterans Association (MVVA) are offering to clean up the park and the old caretaker’s building.

“They want to help us renovate the building,” Christina Dunigan, park board member, said.

Robert Garcia, mayor of Mannington and a member of the MVVA, said once the building is renovated, the MVVA would like to find a homeless veteran to live in the refurbished building and watch over the park.

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