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MULLENS (WVVA)- The Dogwood Festival is coming to Wyoming County this weekend. 

This year it is about celebrating coal miners and the coal industry. The Mullens Dogwood Festival is scheduled Wednesday through Sunday, using the theme "100 Years of Power - A Salute to Coal Miners and the Coal Industry."

This marks 30-plus years that this festival has been going on.

People can come out and join all types of vendors, from arts and crafts to carnival rides and concert series. Some of these events include the Mullens Fire Department hot dog sale, the 4-H pancake breakfast, spaghetti eating contest, bossy bingo and the annual fireworks display following the Little Texas concert Saturday.

This year's festival is dedicated to Bill "Sarge" McGhee and Rosalie Conner, "two of Mullens' finest citizens and volunteers."

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