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BRAMWELL (WVVA) - An old theatre is getting a facelift -- one that Bramwell residents expect will help beautify and increase tourism in southern West Virginia.

The old Bramwell Theatre, which was once built for live productions and silent films, is the next project for town renovations.

Bramwell has already secured grant money which has allowed initial plans to be made by local architects. The Plans include space for community recreations and live theatre productions.

The project is in the early states, but Mayor Lou Stoker the goal is to have the renovated theatre open by next year -- the town's 125th anniversary.

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