West Virginia Writers Inc. writing competitions open in the New Year

Jan. 2 marked the opening day for the submission period for the annual writing contests of West Virginia Writers Inc. offering over $6,000 in total cash prizes for the adult and student categories. Since 1982, WV Writers has held an annual adult writing contest, accepting original, unpublished entries in a variety of writing categories. Traditional More...

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By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Entertainment Calendar January 9-17

Ongoing Art exhibits: “Invisible Roots and Legends” – A photographic view of African American History in the Greenbrier Valley, Auditorium and Museum Gallery; “Honduras – The Land & People” More...

Eric Bibb
By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Eric Bibb to kick off second half of season at Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall proudly presents Eric Bibb on Friday, Jan. 22, at 7:30 p.m. Concert goers may enjoy food and beverage before the show in the Mainstage Lounge. The Lounge, hosted by The French Goat, will be open from More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Clay Center renames Digital Dome in honor of donor, board member Governor Gaston Caperton

The Clay Center announced this week that it has renamed its giant screen film and planetarium theater the Governor Gaston Caperton Digital Dome, in honor of the former governor and current Clay Center board member. More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Celebrating 58 years of maple making in the mountains of Virginia

Highland County, “Virginia’s Sweet Spot,” will celebrate its largest annual event showcasing the tradition of maple syrup-making at the 58th annual Highland Maple Festival on the weekends of Mar. 12-13 and More...

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By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2016

New art exhibits on display at Carnegie Hall

On display at Carnegie Hall Jan. 8 through Feb. 26, in the Museum and Auditorium galleries is “Invisible Roots and Legends: A Photographic view of African American History in the Greenbrier Valley, WV.” Photography More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

Saturday, Jan. 2 First Saturday Music Series: Horse Traders, GV Brewing Co., 2-8 p.m. DJ/Karaoke w/ Penny C, The Sweet Shoppe, 9 p.m. Karaoke w/ DJ Drew, Stuart’s Smokehouse, 10 p.m.   Sunday, Jan. 3 Patrick More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Chorale auditions Tuesday

The Greenbrier Valley Chorale will be holding auditions Tuesday, Jan. 5, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Hall auditorium for its spring concert on Mar. 19. The theme will be “Irish Tunes and Aires – More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

West Virginia Winter Music Festival set for January 30 in downtown Lewisburg

The 2016 edition of the annual West Virginia Winter Music Festival (formerly the Greenbrier Valley Winter Music Festival) is slated for Saturday, January 30. This year’s event boasts seven venues with close to More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia announces names for Rose Parade float black bears: Courage and Pride Names chosen by the float riders based on public nominations

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia this week announced the names of the black bears – Courage and Pride – featured on the Rose Parade float showcasing Wild, Wonderful West Virginia. The float, a partnership More...