Beehive! celebrates ‘60s songstresses

Samantha Blain* (left), Kim Morgan Dean*, Tamala Baldwin*, Crystin Gilmore and Ambe Williams* (*denotes members of Actors’ Equity Association) (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre)

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, proudly presents Beehive!, a ‘60s musical featuring classic songs by some of the most talented women of the era. The rocking revue runs Aug. 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 2-5 and 9-12 at 7:30 p.m., with a Pay-What-You-Can Preview Performance on Aug. 27 at 7:30 p.m. and More...

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Saints and Patriots Go One-On-One  - The New Orleans Saints hosted the New England Patriots at The Greenbrier’s Sports Performance Center Wednesday and  Thursday. The two teams will play against each other in a preseason game today at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.  (Photo by Leah Deitz)
By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

All About The Fans

Saints and Patriots Go One-On-One – The New Orleans Saints hosted the New England Patriots at The Greenbrier’s Sports Performance Center Wednesday and Thursday. The two teams will play against each other More...

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By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Fun at the Fair 2015

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Jonathan Collins wed Rocio España.  The couple would like to thank all of their friends and family who helped them make their day perfect.  “Te amo sin saber como, ni cuándo, ni de donde, amo directamente sin problemas ni orgullo: así te amo porque no sé amar de otra manera, sino así de este modo en que no soy ni eres, tan cerca que tu mano sobre mi pecho es mía, tan cerca que se cierran tus ojos con mi sueño.” – Pablo Neruda (Photo courtesy of Amanda Workman a-photograph.com)
By admin On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

In a small, but beautiful ceremony over the weekend,

Jonathan Collins wed Rocio España. The couple would like to thank all of their friends and family who helped them make their day perfect. “Te amo sin saber como, ni cuándo, ni de donde, amo directamente sin More...

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By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Clock tower takes shape

Fire up the flux capacitor, because clock tower construction is moving forward at WVSOM. As of now, the structure can be seen above the treetops in downtown Lewisburg. The tower is set to be 125 feet tall upon completion, More...

The Asylum hosted the Hunter S. Thompson lookalike contest on Friday night, and several contestants turned up in their Hawaiian shirts and bucket hats to vie for the grand prize, a trip to Las Vegas. Mayor John Manchester made a strong showing dressed as the late journalist as he appeared in his later years when he lived on a ranch in Colorado. Sarah Mansheim, managing editor of the Mountain Messenger, won the contest with the help of her attorney, Denise Pettijohn, aka Dr. Gonzo, a toy pistol and several vodka and grapefruit cocktails. In the photo, Manchester shares the stage with contest director and MC Derek Teaney. (Photo courtesy of Havenbrook Media)
By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Literary Festival brings out the best and the weirdest of the literary world

“The Help” author Katherine Stockett signs a copy of her book in the museum gallery at Carnegie Hall last weekend. Stockett was the featured speaker at this year’s Lewisburg Literary Festival and brought the More...

Annie Ickes of Lewisburg graduated Summa Cum Laude from Virginia Tech in May and recently received her white coat as a student doctor at Rocky Vista University in Parker, Colorado. She is the daughter of Larry and Katie Ickes of Lewisburg and the grand-daughter of Phyllis Crickenberger of Lewisburg and Jean and Lee Ickes of Nokomis, Florida.
By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Ickes receives white coat

Annie Ickes of Lewisburg graduated Summa Cum Laude from Virginia Tech in May and recently received her white coat as a student doctor at Rocky Vista University in Parker, Colorado. She is the daughter of Larry and More...

State Fair Photography Show - A Fair Favorite
The State Fair Photography Show, a crowd favorite, attracts several hundred exhibitors from throughout the region and beyond who compete for top awards. The show features a variety of black and white and color categories of all kinds of subjects of human interest, and it is a must see event for anyone who has a passion for taking photos or enjoys looking at photos. Pictured is Amelia Tuckwiller, who won a Best of Show Award at the 2014 State Fair Photography Show for her photo of the draft horse pull in front of the Grandstand with the Ferris wheel in the background. Tuckwiller, a long time exhibitor, has also earned top awards at the fair for her scrapbooks, including her State Fair scrapbooks that she has made and exhibited throughout the years. In addition to her large collection of fair photographs that she has taken over the years, she also has archived video footage that documents the fair’s history. Be sure to see the Photography Show which is showcased in the West Virginia building.
By admin On Friday, August 7th, 2015

State Fair Photography Show – A Fair Favorite

  State Fair Photography Show – A Fair FavoriteThe State Fair Photography Show, a crowd favorite, attracts several hundred exhibitors from throughout the region and beyond who compete for top awards. More...

CSX has been restoring the old C&O Depot in downtown Ronceverte, which had fallen into disrepair. The City of Ronceverte is celebrating the depot’s 100-year anniversary this Labor Day weekend with the C&O Depot Centennial Celebration.
By admin On Friday, August 7th, 2015

C&O Depot Centennial Celebration Event Schedule

Friday Sept. 4 • 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Flea Market • 5 p.m. – Ronceverte Museum grand opening • 6:30 p.m. – Parade • 7:30 p.m. – American Heritage Music Hall square dancing in Downtown Saturday, More...

The Old White Garden Club met on Tuesday, July 28 at the Ware Room, White Sulphur Springs Civic Center. Our guest speaker was Lee Hancock, director of grounds at the Greenbrier Sporting Club. He gave a very informative presentation on turf management and discussed the certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program at The Snead golf course. Pictured: Lee Hancock and Theresa Thompson, vice president.
By admin On Friday, August 7th, 2015

Old White Garden Club meets

The Old White Garden Club met on Tuesday, July 28 at the Ware Room, White Sulphur Springs Civic Center. Our guest speaker was Lee Hancock, director of grounds at the Greenbrier Sporting Club. He gave a very informative More...