“Barnwood Builders” Host Will Speak in Beckley


BECKLEY– The host of a nationally known TV show is coming to Beckley in April.

Mark Bowe, the host of “Barnwood Builders” on DIY Network, will be the guest speaker at the Beckley-Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s 97th annual Chamber Dinner.

The Chamber CEO say they are bringing him in to celebrate the best of West Virginia. Mark is a WVU graduate and he was a mine safety technician. He lives in Lewisburg.

The dinner will be April 7 at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center (AKA the armory) and tickets are $55. The social hour starts at 5:30 p.m. and the actual dinner starts at 6:30 p.m.



Rachel Ayers

Rachel Ayers started as a multi-media journalist at WOAY in October of 2015. She then moved to evening anchor in September of 2016. Read More