Jim Justice: a complex businessman amongst us

Jim Justice

By Sarah Mansheim It came out of the blue in June of 2009. As The Greenbrier teetered on the edge of bankruptcy, rumors had been rampant as to the resort’s future, and it looked like Marriott was slated to purchase the property from CSX. Then, out of nowhere, local billionaire Jim Justice announced he had purchased the resort and its sister company, More...

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By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Be a judge for Valley Venture Entrepreneurs’ Café competition December 4

Want a reason to feel hopeful about the future of our regional economy? Come judge local entrepreneurs’ innovative ideas to grow their businesses and programs. Select the most deserving entrepreneur in the regional More...

Vice Commander Neal Holliday (left), Assistant Manager Jeff Erskine and Commander Barbara Burdette
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

American Legion Greenbrier Post 26 Veteran’s Day and more

American Legion Greenbrier Post #26 members were among those honored at the Veteran’s Day event held at Eastern Greenbrier High School. The event featured the Vietnam Memorial Mobile Wall with the names of West More...

Chris Sebina (left) and Rebecca Rhea making Christmas cards in Tree Farm shop
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

‘Over the River and Through the Woods’

Are you looking for a Christmas Road Trip this winter? Don’t pass up the beautiful scenery of West Augusta, VA. “Over the River and Through the Woods,” is the theme of this year’s Christmas tree season at More...

By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Mullican Flooring donates hardwood flooring to Wounded Nature – Working Veterans

Mullican Flooring, a leading manufacturer of quality hardwood floors, has provided flooring to Wounded Nature – Working Veterans, a nonprofit charity that is dedicated to cleaning up America’s coastlines More...

By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Local business honored as distinguished employer

Four Jaks Inc. of Lewisburg has been recognized with a Distinguished Employer award from the West Virginia Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS). Café One Ten, located in Oak Hill, received recognition as the More...

Susan Hewman and Dennis Moloney, honorary co-chairs for Greenbrier County Public Library 2014-2015 General Operating Fund
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Chairs announced for Library Fund Drive

Libraries are essential to a democratic society, say the Lewisburg couple just named honorary co-chairs for the Greenbrier County Public Library’s 2014-15 General Operating Fund Drive. If a country’s health More...

By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

CHURCH BULLETIN

Ronceverte Ministerial Association in conjunction with Penny Seymour Ministries from Richmond, VA will host a community giveaway Saturday, Nov. 22, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. or until all items are distributed. The More...

By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

CHRISTMAS EVENTS

Pence Springs Community Church will present its Annual Christmas play Sunday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. This year’s title is “Believe in the Miracles of Christmas.” Pastor Roger Persinger and the congregation invite More...

Mike Sheridan and Kellan Leef, owners of When Pigs Fly Barbecue
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Free Thanksgiving Dinner offered

When Pigs Fly BarbeCue in Fairlea has announced its first ever “Giving Back Day,” to be held on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27. The owners, Michael Sheridan and Kellen Leef, said they wanted “to give something More...