Wheeling Heritage Media
Wheeling Heritage Media
Wheeling Heritage Media, a subsidiary of Wheeling Heritage, creates a variety of multimedia experiences in order to tell Wheeling’s story, both past and present. Through videos, podcasts, photos, and more, they create content and provide digital access to help more people feel connected and engaged with this vibrant, growing community.
Telling Our Story
From videos documenting Wheeling’s Juneteenth celebration and profiling local artists like Bob Villamagna to audio presentations like its 6-episode series on Wheeling’s history through Henry Schmulbach, Wheeling’s most notorious brewer, Wheeling Heritage Media is helping to document, contextualize and amplify the most important stories happening in the Wheeling area.
See Our Work
Here to Stay - Wheeling, WVBuilt by industry, driven by determination.
We've had our ups and downs, but we shook off the rust and reinvented ourselves -- with a vision of a strong community, a treasured past, and a bright future.
We are here to stay.
Mount Carmel Monastery being Renovated into Boutique Hotel - Wheeling, WVFather and son developers, Jeff and Jeffrey Morris, have taken on a renovation project of the Monastery on Carmel Rd in Wheeling, WV. Previous owners converted the monastery into an apartment building, hiding much of the original architecture of the building. The Morris's explain their plan to uncover that original beauty as they renovate it into a boutique hotel, complete with a restaurant, bar and venue.
Nelson Jordan Center - Wheeling, WVThe Nelson Jordan Center is a staple institution in the East Wheeling neighborhood. With city officials currently weighing the concerns of maintenance and funding, it's important to step back and look at the impact this center has made over the years. The Wheeling Heritage Media Team sat down with Rod Lee, director of the Nelson Jordan Center, as well as some of its devoted members, to get a glimpse into what makes this space a vital hub within our community.
Campeti's General Shoe HospitalThe story of Wheeling's longest running shoe repair shop, and the owner's search for an apprentice.
Danny Padden - Investment Advisor/Drifting EnthusiastPeople aren’t always defined by their day jobs. There are plenty who have quite fascinating second jobs or pastimes. Our series, Like Night and Day, shines the spotlight on those who are finding time for their passion, after their 9-5. Today, meet financial planner Danny Padden. Car drifting is his pastime.
Virtual Juneteenth 2020 CelebrationOn June 19th, 1865 enslaved individuals in Galveston, Texas finally learned they were free. Two and a half years after the emancipation proclamation, and months after the end of the Civil War.
This date, shortened to "Juneteenth" became a second independence day, celebrating freedom for all people.
Juneteenth is a time to celebrate, to reflect, and to gather with friends and family to commemorate the past, and look towards the future.
Meet Our Team
Digital Content Specialist
Dillon Richardson hails from Moundsville and he has always been involved and engaged in the Wheeling community. He attended West Liberty University where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Digital Media Design. Read Dillon’s full bio.