Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

April 10, 2013

W.Va. Sen. Rockefeller holding Facebook contest

Associated Press

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Sen. Jay Rockefeller is asking West Virginians to vote for their favorite county.

Rockefeller has launched a new Facebook contest in concert with West Virginia's 150th birthday in June.

West Virginians are being asked to vote by liking the picture of their favorite county in a Facebook photo album featuring photographs of each of the state's 55 counties. Visitors to the social networking site to also share special stories and memories from a particular county.

The contest ends on June 20, which is West Virginia Day. The winning county will be featured in photographs as Rockefeller's cover photo throughout 2013.