Bridgeport is a family oriented community with newly established outdoor recreational facilities that routinely host large baseball and soccer tournaments (as well as local play). The community is also home to Harrison County’s new business parks, White Oaks and Charles Pointe. Bridgeport is also home to North Central West Virginia Airport
Located right outside city limits of this rural community is the Harrison Power Station operated by First Energy, one of the nation’s largest, cleanest coal-fired generating plants employing over 230 people. This rural community is home to Lumberport-Shinnston Gas Company with 170 miles of natural gas distribution pipeline serving 3340 customers.
Nutter Fort is a community branched off of Clarksburg, WV. It is most known for hosting the anuual Blackberry Festival every August. Nutter Fort is a place where business and community grow together. There is a strong presence of small business and helping hands that epitomizes the county and state.
Salem is along historic Route 50 West before crossing county lines. It is home to Salem International University, the counties only traditional higher education university. Salem has much to offer in helping Harrison County continue improving by educating the workforce right at home.
The town of Shinnston is small town America. Shinnston and their surrounding communities have revamped downtown Shinnston through rehablitation and began “Wind Down Wednesdays” that draws large crowds into the community to relax over beverages, food and music. Local business is growing and Shinnston is on the rise.
The Community of Stonewood offers the affordable housing within a rich community, yet minutes away from urban amenities. Industrial areas help employ over 1000 in this community of approximately 1900 people.