GCC balks at CVB’s proposed tourism strategy plan

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By Peggy Mackenzie Speaking before the county commission Tuesday evening, on July 28, Kara Dense, executive director of Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) presented a proposed clear plan for the next 5 to 10 years to grow tourism and bring new business into Greenbrier Valley. “I cannot stress how important the tourism industry More...

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The resting place of Mary Jane Arnott Smith, the subject of the book “Mary Jane’s War” and the subsequent film productions underway. “Mary Jane’s War” is a book that belongs in everyone’s library,” says Karen Mitchell, Monroe County Historical Society.
By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

West Virginia needs a heroine

The resting place of Mary Jane Arnott Smith, the subject of the book “Mary Jane’s War” and the subsequent film productions underway. “Mary Jane’s War” is a book that belongs in everyone’s library,” More...

By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Pedestrian hit, killed early Saturday

By Peggy Mackenzie A man was fatally injured after being struck by a vehicle near Renick early Saturday morning, on July 25, according to Greenbrier County Sheriff Jan Cahill. Larry McCarty, 60, of Renick, stepped More...

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By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Police seek men for alleged credit card fraud

On Monday, July 27, the Lewisburg Police Department released photos of two men believed to have committed credit card fraud at the Lewisburg and MacArthur Walmart stores. Police say the men accessed a victim’s More...

By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Briefly… 08.01.15

Greenbrier Recycling on Monroe Avenue in Ronceverte is currently taking hardback books for recycling. Hardback books must be brought in Monday through Friday during business hours 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. There are no More...

By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

WV celebrates National Farmers Market Week

National Farmers Market Week is Aug. 2-8. In celebration, the West Virginia Farmers Market Association (WVFMA) is inviting everyone in the state to visit their local West Virginia farmers markets and support their More...

By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Lewisburg yard sale reminder

The City of Lewisburg would like to remind city residents that the following rules govern yard sales or garage sales within the city: • Each sale is restricted to be no more than 48 hours on the same lot and may More...

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By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

New Orleans Saints practice tickets will go fast

Greenbrier resort owner Jim Justice held a press conference on Tuesday, July 28, to remind area New Orleans Saints fans to buy their tickets early to open training camps. He said that the picnic, set to be held More...

By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Marshall University Soccer Coaches lead Greenbrier Camp

Dozens of local middle and high school soccer players recently participated in the Marshall Soccer School at the Sports Performance Center at The Greenbrier. A total of 50 players age 10 and older attended the three-day More...

New River Community and Technical College School of Practical Nursing held a graduation ceremony at Rhema Christian Center in Lewisburg on July 18.
By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

New River CTC announces nursing program graduates

New River Community and Technical College School of Practical Nursing held a graduation ceremony at Rhema Christian Center in Lewisburg on July 18. New River Community and Technical College recently recognized the More...