Pickleball meets Lewisburg WV Parks Commissioners’ standard of requirements – ‘It’s fun!’

September 7, 2019 - By Peggy Mackenzie “What is pickleball?” you ask. “It’s the fastest growing sport you’ve never heard of,” said Public Works Director Roger Pence, who made a pickleball presentation to the Parks Commission during a recent meeting. The initial response from the commissioners was mixed, in part because

Pickleball is the real dill, in West Virginia

A dog named Pickle and a lack of badminton equipment led to the creation of a sport that has become a favorite pastime of seniors and small children alike. The roots of Pickleball can be traced back to 1965, when according to the American Pickleball Association, Joel Pritchard and his