Putnam County Recognized by Business Week

Good news came this week for Putnam County. BusinessWeek and Bloomberg Rankings released the news this week that Putnam County is one of America's best towns to raise kids, and is the #1 place in West Virginia to raise a family. Criteria included information about public schools, safety, income and a county's unemployment rate from towns with populations between 5,000 and 50,000. Putnam County stood out for its water park and for the quality of its drinking water, among other things.