Refsland’s snowshoe hares on 2015 calendar

Local artist Ron Refsland’s painting of two snowshoe hares will be featured in the 2015 Department of Natural Recourses Calendar for the month of December. Sales of the calendar will be available at the True Value Store in Lewisburg. Proceeds from sales and donations will be donated to County Cats Allies in cooperation with the Greenbrier Humane Society to spay/neuter/vaccinate stray cats in Greenbrier County.

Local artist Ron Refsland’s painting of two snowshoe hares will be featured in the 2015 Department of Natural Recourses Calendar for the month of December. Sales of the calendar will be available at the True Value Store in Lewisburg. Proceeds from sales and donations will be donated to County Cats Allies in cooperation with the Greenbrier Humane Society More...

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Beautiful and original woven and knitted art to wear will again be available on Dec. 5 and 6 at the Lewisburg City Hall. First Friday evening, from 4 to 9 p.m., Fiber Arts members will display beautiful shawls, scarves, rugs, Christmas toys, socks, and other handmade items at reasonable prices. Doors will be open again on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for shoppers looking for unusual and artistic handwork.
Local artisans will also give demonstrations of weaving, spinning and other fiber arts. Bring the children to see how these beautiful items are made. Please join us, shop locally and support the amazing weavers, spinners, knitters and felters of Greenbrier County’s Fiber Arts Network.  
For questions or information, call Marie at 304-647-3149.
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Fiber Arts Network Annual Christmas Sale at Lewisburg City Hall

Beautiful and original woven and knitted art to wear will again be available on Dec. 5 and 6 at the Lewisburg City Hall. First Friday evening, from 4 to 9 p.m., Fiber Arts members will display beautiful shawls, More...

Rachael Austin (left), community education and communications coordinator for Family Refuge Center, and Sherry McCormick-Hawkins, chairman of the RWC Public Affairs Committee
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

FRC’s Rachael Austin speaker at Ronceverte Woman’s Club meeting

The Ronceverte Woman’s Club (RWC) met for their October meeting in the fellowship hall of the Ronceverte Baptist Church. As October was Domestic Violence Awareness month, the RWC Public Affairs Committee invited More...

Students at Greenbrier East HSTA partnered with WVU Extension Families and Health to raise diabetes awareness and promote faculty health at Greenbrier East High School. WVU Extension and WVU School of Public Health are currently conducting a research program through a WVU Public Service Grant by conducting A1C tests and surveys throughout West Virginia. HSTA advisor Shane Hanna and Kay Davis, WVU Extension Agent, conducted A1C tests and surveyed participants and HSTA students prepared A1C kits and hosted a diabetes resource display featuring recipes and health tools for faculty. For more information about HSTA, contact Shane Hanna at Greenbrier East High School; and for information about diabetes program like Dining with Diabetes and Diabetes Prevention Program, contact Kay Davis at Greenbrier County WVU Extension Service at 304-647-7408. Pictured: HSTA students Madison Withrow (left), Alexandra Boone, Alysan Miller, Tiana Turner and Josie Hanna.
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

WVU and HSTA promote diabetes awareness

Students at Greenbrier East HSTA partnered with WVU Extension Families and Health to raise diabetes awareness and promote faculty health at Greenbrier East High School. WVU Extension and WVU School of Public Health More...

Lewisburg Elementary veterans day
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Veteran’s Day Program presented by Lewisburg Elementary Students

On Friday, Nov. 7, Lewisburg Elementary School’s 5th graders and 4th grade student council members performed their Veteran’s Day Program for the residents at the Brier Nursing home. Pictured: Leslie “Shorty” More...

WVSOM Emergency Medicine club members and RHI students helped guide the EMT students and assisted them with working in teams
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

WVSOM Rural Health Initiative hosts area EMS, EMT students

Summers County Emergency Medical Services and Emergency Medical Technician students visited the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in October to receive hands-on training for medical scenarios. The EMT More...

3-5 Grade Level Winners: Front Row: (Overall Champions) Cassidy Kellison (left) and Dawson Trusty; Middle Row: Zach Reed (left), Paige Altizer and Harlie Wilson; Back Row: Austin Hoke (left), Gracie Roberts and Gavin Eskins
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Frankford Elementary kicks off Autumnfest with One Mile Run

On a beautiful autumn day at Frankford Elementary School, Dawson Trusty and Cassidy Kellison ran to victory, kicking off the 30th annual Frankford Autumnfest. Among 87 competitors in the 3rd through 5th grade division, More...

Smoot Elementary National Honor Society: Ty Nickell (left), Sawyer Burns, Brooklynn Morgan, Jovan Donaldson, Chelsea Reed, Harrison Crookshanks, Heaven Stewart, Kadin Parker, Cora Kesterson, Raelyn Palmer, Matthew Mills, Karli Holliday, Olivia Mooney, Arabella Crookshanks and Abby Tharp
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Smoot Elementary Thanksgiving Meal Drive

The Smoot Elementary National Honor Society held a Thanksgiving meal and canned food drive during the month of November. Enough items were donated to supply 30 needy families with complete Thanksgiving meals. Each More...

The Williamsburg Thrift Shop will have a $1 bag sale during the month of November on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Breanna King displays some of the items available. Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church sponsors the Thrift Shop which is located in the old Williamsburg School. There are four rooms and a hallway  full of clothes for children, women and men. Books, household items, shoes and toys are also available. For information call 304-645-4561.
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Thrift Shop Sale in Williamsburg

The Williamsburg Thrift Shop will have a $1 bag sale during the month of November on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Breanna King displays some of the items available. Andrew Chapel United Methodist More...

Fred Ray working the Feed The Need Community Food Drive table at Kroger in Ronceverte
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors Community Food Drive

Nancy Sartor and Fred Ray of Active Realty worked a table for the GVBOR Feed the Need Community Food Drive at Kroger in Ronceverte. They collected $184.51 in cash and approximately 130 non-perishable food items. The More...