Lights, Camera, Action!

All of the young ladies of the Greenbrier East High School basketball team, along with coach and sponsor Jim Justice, just before show time at the recent fundraiser for the Greenbrier East Athletic Association.

Lights, Camera, Action! By David Esteppe Greenbrier East High School (GEHS) transformed its gymnasium on Feb. 15 into a spectacular venue for a fashion show to rival New York Fashion Week. All of the proceeds from the event, sponsored by The Greenbrier, will benefit the Greenbrier East Athletic Association. Every other year the fundraiser is held, and More...

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Congratulations Joseph Gill of Quinwood, who completed Mentor Training at the Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy. Cadets are matched with volunteer Mentors from their home communities representing all 55 counties of West Virginia. Pictured: Cadet Briar Cales of Summers County with Mentor and Post Residential Staff from MCA. The next class of Cadets is now forming. Call 1-800-529-7700 or visit the website at www.wvchallenge.org for enrollment or Mentor information. The Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy, which is sponsored by the WV National Guard, is now on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube!
By admin On Friday, February 27th, 2015

Joseph Gill completes Mentor Training at Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy

Congratulations Joseph Gill of Quinwood, who completed Mentor Training at the Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy. Cadets are matched with volunteer Mentors from their home communities representing all 55 counties of More...

Greenbrier East High School FFA advisor Jeff Lee, GEHS  FFA President Colton Phillips and FFA Parliamentarian Bryar Ellis joined the Greenbrier County Commission this month as commissioners Woody Hanna, Michael McClung and Lowell Rose proclaimed Feb. 21-28 FFA Week. The week-long tradition began in 1947 when the National FFA Board of Directors designated the week of George Washington’s birthday as National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer. The first National FFA Week was held in 1948. Today, FFA Week always runs Saturday to Saturday and encompasses Feb. 22, Washington’s birthday.
By admin On Friday, February 27th, 2015

Greenbrier County Commission proclaims FFA week

Greenbrier East High School FFA advisor Jeff Lee, GEHS FFA President Colton Phillips and FFA Parliamentarian Bryar Ellis joined the Greenbrier County Commission this month as commissioners Woody Hanna, Michael McClung More...

Crews worked downtown on Thursday, Feb. 18 clearing parking spaces in Lewisburg. (Photo Courtesy of Kathy Hunter)
By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Lewisburg Crew Removes Snow

Crews worked downtown on Thursday, Feb. 18 clearing parking spaces in Lewisburg. (Photo Courtesy of Kathy Hunter)  More...

Rodney Fink (left) was presented the Distinguished Alumni of the Year Award by Mark Waddell at WVSOM’s annual Mid-Winter Osteopathic Seminar in Charleston.
By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Special awards presented during annual WVSOM Mid-Winter Conference

During WVSOM’s annual Mid-Winter Osteopathic Seminar in Charleston, Jan. 30 to Feb. 1, one alumnus and one professor emeritus were recognized for their ongoing commitment to the school. Rodney Fink, D.O., Class More...

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By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Tamarack hosts Little Jimmie Dickens Tribute

TAMARACK: The Best of West Virginia will host the state’s commemoration of Little Jimmy Dickens on Friday, Mar. 7, in the Gov. Hulett C. Smith Theater. Tickets are $5. Well-known musicians will perform songs from More...

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By Jonathan Collins On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

February Snow in Lewisburg, WV

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A large crowd cheers on participants at 2014 Greenbrier Polar Bear Plunge. Each year plungers come to Blue Bend and jump in to raise funds and awareness for child abuse. 0The Greenbrier Valley Polar Bear Plunge Club convenes each year on the closest Saturday to Mar. 8 at Blue Bend in the Monongahela National Forest in Greenbrier County. Visit facebook.com/greenbrierpolarbear.
By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

12th Annual Polar Bear Plunge planned for Blue Bend

Organizers of the 12th Annual Greenbrier Valley Polar Bear Plunge Club say the charity event for the nonprofit Child and Youth Advocacy Center in Lewisburg is set for Saturday, Mar. 7, beginning at 1 p.m at the More...

Willow Kelly will appear on three episodes of this season’s Appalachian Outlaws on the History Channel.
By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Willow Kelly joins cast of Appalachian Outlaws

By Sarah Mansheim Appalachian Outlaws, the decidedly masculine reality show set in the Greenbrier Valley, is showing its feminine side this season with the introduction of a new character played by one of our own. Willow More...

Kent and Jennifer Gilkerson of Sunset Berry Farm and Produce in Alderson invite area customers to take part in their personalized farming service.
By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Sunset Berry Farm adds personal service to its marketing strategy

By Sarah Mansheim Alderson farmers Jennifer and Kent Gilkerson are trying a new direct marketing strategy this spring and they have high hopes for its success. The Gilkersons own Sunset Berry Farm and Produce, a More...