Last week, I wrote about the Mon-Forest Towns Partnership and Marlinton being one of the 10 cities in the partnership.\r\n\r\nThis week, I can say: Congratulations, Marlinton! You have been selected as a nominee in the\u00a010th\u00a0Annual\u00a0Blue Ridge Outdoors\u00a0Top Adventure Towns\u00a0contest,\u00a0in the Tiny Town Category.\u00a0\r\n\r\nOver the next four weeks, readers will be able to vote for their favorite destinations out of 100 contenders. I am excited for our town to be a part of this contest. We know\u00a0Nature\u2019s Mountain Playground\u00a0is for all people and all seasons. I hope each of you will take this opportunity and share the\u00a0good news.\r\n\r\nThe contest runs for four weeks or until\u00a0September 4, and winners will be featured both online and in the\u00a0November\u00a0issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors. The Blue Ridge Outdoors Team looks forward to promoting our Adventure Town, we should do the same. Go to\u00a0Blue Ridge Outdoors\u00a0for options to promote Marlinton.\r\n\r\nCongratulations, Pocahontas CVB and staff. \r\n\r\nYou are always promoting our county and our region. We appreciate your work. On behalf of the Town of Marlinton \u2013Thank You!\r\n\r\nPS \u2013 Hillsboro, going north or going south, I love your flags. Your Town looks great.