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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 22nd, 2013
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Montwell Park plans begin to take shape

A project update for Montwell Park was presented to the Lewisburg City Council Tuesday by Appalachian Mountain Advocates member Joe Lovett. He said the first order of business is to begin construction of the farmers More...

Aftermath of the Marlinton fire that took four downtown buildings and left seven families homeless. (Photo composite by Chuck Workman)
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 15th, 2013
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Marlinton ablaze

Aftermath of the Marlinton fire that took four downtown buildings and left seven families homeless. (Photo composite by Chuck Workman) A massive fire which began around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning took out an entire More...

Devastation in Tacloban
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 15th, 2013
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Tacloban: storm central

Devastation in Tacloban News continues to reach us in the wake of the strongest storm to ever make landfall, as typhoon Haiyan carved a trail of devastation through the central islands of the Philippines leaving More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 15th, 2013
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GCC and NRCTC set to go to circuit court

As anticipated, the County Commissioners voted unanimously to file suit against the New River Community and Technical College (NRCTC) to recover the remaining $1 million allocated to the college’s Foundation to More...

Alan Reid and Rob van Sante will present a memorable evening of Scottish Celtic music old and new to The Irish Pub on Thursday, Nov. 21
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 8th, 2013
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Acclaimed Scottish folk duo to perform at The Irish Pub

Alan Reid and Rob van Sante will present a memorable evening of Scottish Celtic music old and new to The Irish Pub on Thursday, Nov. 21 An entertaining evening is in store for Lewisburg as two exceptional musicians More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 8th, 2013
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River City sewer rates/regs ordinances withdrawn for fine-tuning

Ronceverte City Council voted to withdraw two ordinances which were presented for a first reading at the October council meeting. Upon review of Ordinance 2013-02, which establishes sewer use regulations, and Ordinance More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 1st, 2013
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Extortion and sexual abuse ruled by jury

Extortion and sexual abuse charges were handed down by a two-woman, 10-man jury on an estranged Renick couple in a trial last week in Greenbrier County. Norma Brown Griffin, 44, of Renick was found guilty of extorting More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, November 1st, 2013
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Out-of-state workers fill oil & gas industry jobs, report suggests

An annual report on West Virginia oil and gas employment that lacks the required data on the residency of workers was released last week by the Workforce West Virginia Investment Council. The report, published in More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, October 25th, 2013
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GCC delays suit with NRCTC but collision imminent

The county commission is stuck between a rock and a hard place. Hoping for a miracle, or some way out of the dilemma they find themselves, the commissioners delayed voting to take the New River Community and Technical More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, October 18th, 2013
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Looming rate hike likely to double Lewisburg customers’ bills

An upcoming sewer rate increase before the Ronceverte City Council will likely be “a major game-changer in many ways,” Mayor John Manchester said during the Lewisburg City Council meeting Tuesday night. More...