Thursday, June 23, 2016, Rainelle, WV flooded. Several residents drowned. There was 2’ of water in some spots, 4’ in most and yet, over 8’ in a few. Raging flood waters completely destroyed 100+ homes, businesses, Churches…lives and dreams.
The town Founder, John Raine, proclaimed Rainelle, WV as ‘A Town Built to Carry On.’ Rainelle will never be the same, it’s going to take time but, we will ‘Carry On.’ When possible, please support Rainelle-based businesses because each time you do, you are helping to REBUILD RAINELLE!