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Hico can be found in Fayette County (Southern Region).


Hico received its name in 1895 when the postmaster moved the post office from his house to a nearby store. The store sold a brand of tobacco called Hico, and the post office was named for it.
Hico is at the intersection of two scenic highways. US 60 passes Hico on its 71 mile run between White Sulphur Springs and Gauley Bridge and US 19 passes Hico about halfway along its 45 mile scenic stretch from Bradley to Sutton.

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04/10 Coming to The Hico area
West Virginia Strawberry Festival Buckhannon WV May15-19 The Festival is a unique, traditional celebration to promote the strawberry harvest. Enthusiastic volunteers provide good, family style entertainment that offers exciting educational and cultural events for everyone.
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Appalachian Festival Beckley WV August23-25 The 17th Annual Appalachian Festival is three big days packed with arts, crafts, entertainment, music, food and fun!
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West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival Clarksburg WV August30-September1 A special children's area and stage has been added to entertain the smaller children during the entire Festival, from Happy the Clown to magicians and music.