From West Virginia (WV) Cyclopedia
A community in Brooke County, Bethany, WV, was originally charter in 1853 and named for the village of Bethany in Palestine. It is notably the home of Alexander Campbell, founder of the Christian Church. Campbell established Bethany College there.
Bethany is 15 miles northeast of Wheeling, WV, on West Virginia State Route 88 (WV 88).
WVBC (FM 88.1, Educational)
Colleges and Universities: Bethany College (map)
Public Schools: Brooke County Schools
Brooke County Public Library
Map of Bethany, WV showing streets and highways, and nearby airports, parks, hospitals, buildings, churches, cemeteries, trails and more; with link to driving directions.
Topo map of Bethany, WV and vicinity
Elevation: 840 (ft.)