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...

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

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 Friday, November 14th, 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...

Representing the Valley Independent Pharmacy Network are pharmacists from Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy, Union Pharmacy and Western Greenbrier Pharmacy: Front Row: Amy Jasperse, R.Ph., CDE (left); Rick Leatherman, R.Ph.; Bruce Alderman, R.Ph. and Dede Talbott, R.Ph. Back Row: Aaron Taylor, PharmD (left); Aaron Gwinn, R.Ph.; Rob Londeree, R.Ph. and Bob Weed, R.Ph.  (Not pictured: Nadine Nelson, PharmD; Melanie Pack, R.Ph. and 
Jim Boyrer, R.Ph.)
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Local pharmacies receive national accreditation for commitment to excellence in patient care

Representing the Valley Independent Pharmacy Network are pharmacists from Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy, Union Pharmacy and Western Greenbrier Pharmacy: Front Row: Amy Jasperse, R.Ph., CDE (left); Rick Leatherman, More...

Marlene Pierson-Jolliffe
By admin On Friday, November 7th, 2014

State Fair CEO takes job in Virginia

Marlene Pierson-Jolliffe By Sarah Mansheim Marlene Jolliffe-Pierson, CEO of the State Fair of West Virginia, has announced her resignation after a lengthy career with the organization. She has taken a new job as More...

By admin On Friday, November 7th, 2014

Professional development sessions offered

MountainHeart Child Care Resource and Referral Services, a program of MountainHeart Community Services Inc., will conduct a professional development session on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the Workforce WV Career Center, More...

Helping stock the freezer last month: Bill Martin (left), Mary Page Nemcik, director of Marketing at Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy and food locker volunteer Gloria Martin
By admin On Friday, November 7th, 2014

Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy donates to food locker

Helping stock the freezer last month: Bill Martin (left), Mary Page Nemcik, director of Marketing at Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy and food locker volunteer Gloria Martin Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy is making More...