West Virginia Land Trust permanently protects historical farm

The historic homestead at Spring Valley Farm

The historic homestead at Spring Valley Farm More than 600 acres in Monroe County have been protected by an agreement between the West Virginia Land Trust and a family who has owned the property since 1776, the year the United States declared its independence from the British Empire. Spring Valley Farm, an historic home and property located along U.S. More...

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By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Alderson Police Department benefits from CPP grant

By Brenda Boykin At the Dec. 11 Alderson Town Council meeting, House of Representatives Delegate George “Boogie” Ambler presented Mayor Travis Copenhaver and the town council members with a CPP (Community Participation More...

Snow Queen and Court, 1982
By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Annual Christmas Stocking distribution continues

Snow Queen and Court, 1982   Stocking Giveaway, 1959   Santa presenting stocking to young girl, circa 1956 Annual Christmas Stocking distribution continues The Annual Christmas Stocking has continued for More...

By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

The G.R.O.W. Project: an update from Meike Schleiff

What follows is an annual update from The G.R.O.W. Project Executive Director Meike Schleiff with news of the progress made on GROW project developments in Cap Haitien and Soufriere, Haiti. The G.R.O.W. Project More...

By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Alderson Police Department benefits from CPP grant

By Brenda Boykin At the Dec. 11 Alderson Town Council meeting, House of Representatives Delegate George “Boogie” Ambler presented Mayor Travis Copenhaver and the town council members with a CPP (Community Participation More...

By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Lewisburg city council closes out the year

By Peggy Mackenzie During the Lewisburg city council meeting on Tuesday, Mayor John Manchester announced the names proposed for approval by council for reappointment to the Lewisburg Board of Zoning Appeals. Tia More...

Greenworks Recycling representative David Esteppe (center) accepting a grant award for a new truck at the Department of Environmental Protection on Tuesday.
By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Going green gets a boost

Going green gets a boost By David Esteppe Lewisburg’s Greenworks Recycling, Inc. was awarded $14,233 to purchase a mid-size pickup truck, rhino lining and a specialized rack for their recycling operation. Thirty More...

The Hedrick family is looking forward to their home’s construction in 2015
By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity taking donations to help the Hedrick family

The Hedrick family is looking forward to their home’s construction in 2015 Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity is taking donations to help the Hedrick family. Robert and Ashley Hedrick work hard to provide for More...

Introducing Cans - Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company will be introducing cans of their two signature ales, Mothman Black IPA and Wild Trail Pale Ale in 2015. (Photo by Leah Deitz)
By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Beer: Big business in the Mountain State

By Leah Deitz The craft brewing movement has made its way to West Virginia, and the Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company is looking forward to being a part of it. The brewery, located in Maxwelton, currently offers More...

By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Briefly…

Mountain Transit Authority will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and 26 for Christmas; and Dec. 31 and Jan. 1 for New Year’s. Please call 304-872-5872 for schedule information. Greenbrier County Health Department will be More...