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5 Ways to Enjoy Spring near Mount Hope, WV

Friday, March 5th, 2021
Couple smiling at each other with dog on hike

Spring has sprung and here at Hometown Kia in Mount Hope, we are ready for it! There’s nothing like enjoying West Virginia while the grass turns green, trees grow leaves, flowers blossom and temperatures rise. Are you interested in spicing up your spring by spending time outside? Check out five ways that you can enjoy the outdoors of West Virginia during the month of spring!


3 Chores You Can Teach Your Kids During Stay at Home Orders

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020
Graphic saying 3 Chores to Teach Your Kids during stay at home orders

While the kids are home from school due to the COVID-19 outbreak, there’s no denying that housework increases for parents. If you haven’t started teaching your kids how to help out around the house, a lot more of the responsibility lies on your shoulders. Instead, why not teach your kids how to do a few household chores so you can ease some stress and focus your efforts on other tasks? There are several things that kids of all ages can do to help check tasks off your to-do list. To learn about them, continue reading below.


Kia Dedicates Super Bowl Halftime Show to Helping Homeless Youth

Monday, February 3rd, 2020
Josh Jacobs and young boy in front of 2021 Kia Seltos and football field

2020 Kia Super Bowl Commercial

Kia used a 60-second ad at Super Bowl LIV to raise awareness about homeless youth and announce a campaign to donate $1,000 split between three charities for each yard gained in the big game. Featured in the “Tough Never Quits” Super Bowl ad is a rookie running back for the Oakland Raiders who was homeless as a child, Josh Jacobs.


Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Mount Hope, WV

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day 2017 in Mount Hope WV

5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2017 in Mount Hope WV

It sneaks up on a lot of us each year, Valentine’s Day, that is. It may be that we are trying to avoid it altogether, or perhaps we simply forget. It’s a great opportunity to make someone special very happy or hopping mad. Because we want all our customers to be happy, we decided to share 5 ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Mount Hope WV in 2017. (more…)

Classic Kia Super Bowl Ad

Thursday, January 19th, 2017
What will the 2017 Kia Super Bowl Commercials be like?

What will the 2017 Kia Super Bowl Commercials be like?

What does Kia have in store for us this year? It seems each year they come out with an instant classic. Who can forget the Hamsters driving the Kia Soul? Or dancing to LMFAO? It has us wondering what the 2017 Kia Super Bowl commercials will be like. We would bet on original and funny if history is anything to go by. Take a look at this fun classic we found.  (more…)

2016 Veterans Day in Mount Hope WV?

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
America the Beautiful images of New Hope West Virginia

America the Beautiful images of New Hope West Virginia

At Hometown Kia we are so proud to call West Virginia our home. We are thankful to be a part of this beautiful community of New Hope. We are especially thankful to all of our veterans for the sacrifices they have made so that we can continue to enjoy this beautiful country and this magnificent state. We are sharing some images of West Virginia and our military to help celebrate Veterans Day. We thought we’d throw in a couple of the Boy Scouts too! We are looking forward to the jamboree this summer. America is beautiful! (more…)

Where can I get good coffee in Mount Hope WV?

Monday, October 17th, 2016
3 Great places to get Coffee in Mount Hope WV

3 Great places to get coffee in Mount Hope WV

Fall is upon us and there is nothing like sitting down with a nice cup of coffee and visiting with friends. Or maybe there’s nothing like a nice cup of coffee to get you going on a Monday morning. Or maybe it doesn’t matter what the occasion is, there simply are few things in this world that satisfy like a good cup of coffee. We thought we’d help out by pointing out a few great places to get coffee in Mount Hope WV. (more…)

2016 Fall Fun in Mercer County WV

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

2016 Fall Celebrations and Events near Princeton WV

As my dear niece, Haley, loves to say, we live in West By God Virginia. And we all know she is not the only one! We all take such pride in our beautiful mountain home. How lucky are we to live in the midst of all this beauty? So whether you fancy a walk to admire the beautiful fall foliage, or you love spiced apple cider, we think we have some ideas of to celebrate this beautiful season and our wonderful home. Here are just a few 2016 fall celebrations and events near Princeton, West Virginia.  (more…)

Feeling the love with Kia

Thursday, August 11th, 2016
Live, Laugh, and Love your Kia

Live, Laugh, and Love your Kia

If you are like us, you don’t think of your car as just a way to get around. You think of it as taking you on vacations, to see friends and family and never, ever letting you down. You don’t want to merely exist, you want to live. Like those wise hamsters say “you can get with this” or “you can get with that”.  We all have positive choices we can make. Here are some pictures of people all over the world sharing their love for Kia and their happy Kia memories. What are some of your happiest Kia memories? Can you tell us about a time when was it all about live, laugh and love your Kia? (more…)