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By Peggy MacKenzie On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Mon wildfire now contained

After burning for more than a week, a wildfire in Greenbrier County is now 100 percent contained. Called the “South Fire,” the blaze broke out at about 8:45, Monday night, November 21, in the Monongahela National More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Monday, November 28th, 2016
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12 families will be home for Thanksgiving, thanks to volunteer efforts

On Tuesday, just two days before Thanksgiving, 12 families in Rainelle and White Sulphur Springs, who lost their homes during the June 23 flood, shed tears of joy as they received keys to newly constructed homes. Two More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Monday, November 28th, 2016
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County Commission hears update on regional jail bill

The Greenbrier County Commission ran through a list of considerations at the Tuesday meeting. Up first was Greenbrier County Chief Probation Officer Tonya Hoover reporting on the savings to the county for the regional More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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WV Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday “private taking for private use” prohibited

In a long-awaited ruling, the West Virginia Supreme Court upheld an August 2015 circuit court judge’s decision that allowing a pipeline company onto private property without permission violates a basic right of More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Funds to upgrade Dorie Miller Park approved by council

Plans to give Dorie Miller Park a facelift were announced at the Tuesday night Lewisburg city council meeting. Funds totaling $73,500 for the first phase of the project were approved at the meeting. Phase one will More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Petition to PSC leaves those on fixed incomes still at risk

At Ronceverte’s Monday night council meeting, City Administrator Reba Mohler presented an itemized report detailing the costs of a petition filed against the city in the amount of $32,654.34. The petition, initiated More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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McClung maintains his seat on Greenbrier County Commission

A short, quiet county commission meeting was held Wednesday, the morning after Tuesday’s general election. Greenbrier County County Commission President Mike McClung offered his thanks to those county citizens More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Monday, November 7th, 2016
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The complete Erica Bell; forging a personal journey

Local entrepreneur Erica Bell’s business history reads like an encyclopedia, traversing from one creative field to another, and then, another. Bell said she discovered her true passion in nutrition, health, well More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Band Boosters request for uniform funding turned away

The Greenbrier East High School Music Boosters made a bid for funds at the Greenbrier County Commission meeting on Tuesday evening. The courtroom was filled with parents and several uniformed student band members More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Tragedy follows Rebuilding Rainelle’s ‘first home’

Russ Gilkerson Russ and Becky Gilkerson’s new home, located on the same lot that still contains their former home, ruined in the June 23 flood that decimated Rainelle. It is the first of possibly 50 houses that More...