Fire Service Fee ordinance gets first reading

By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg City Council approved the first reading of Ordinance 250, the Rural Fire Service Fee, amending article 729 of the codified ordinance of the city of Lewisburg, by adding Section 729.09. The city council had determined that in order to fairly equalize the cost of providing fire protection services, it is necessary to assess More...

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By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Family Refuge Center hires new executive director

The Family Refuge Center (FRC) has hired Kenosha Davenport as its new executive director. Davenport received her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and sociology from the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) More...

Annual Art and Craft Show at the fairgrounds in October draws huge crowds. This year promises to be bigger and better.
By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Thinking outside the building

By David Esteppe The Greenbrier Valley’s longest running craft show has outgrown the West Virginia State Fair Event Center, but it isn’t leaving it behind. It’s just going to spill into the outside. The Art More...

Michael Monte of Refrigeration Recycling
By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

HVAC/R company aids community project

Refrigeration Recycling LLC is pleased to announce the completion of the first phase of refrigeration installation at the Green Grocer in Alderson. The project in the picturesque river town is a multipurpose initiative More...

The Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors monthly meeting/luncheon was held Apr. 16, at the Elks Country Club. Guest speaker was Greenbrier County Deputy Sheriff Travis Webber. Deputy Webber provided information, tips and tools for Realtor Safety. Members were provided copies of the “Ten Commandments of Real Estate Agent Safety.”
By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors provided safety tips

The Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors monthly meeting/luncheon was held Apr. 16, at the Elks Country Club. Guest speaker was Greenbrier County Deputy Sheriff Travis Webber. Deputy Webber provided information, More...

By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Appalachian Power to use helicopters to maintain some power line rights of way

Beginning on or about June 1, Appalachian Power, a unit of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), will maintain the rights of way for some power lines in West Virginia by applying herbicides by helicopter. The company More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Public health concerns topic of meeting with MVP representatives

By Peggy Mackenzie A public health and safety meeting was held on Apr. 10 at Western Greenbrier Middle School to provide the Greenbrier County Public Board of Health (PBOH) with the pros and cons surrounding the More...

Lowe's pesticide story
By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Lowe’s stores phase out pesticides harmful to bees

Lowe’s has announced that it’s making a public commitment to phase out neonicotinoid pesticides – the most significant public commitment so far for a retailer of its size. So what does this mean? Here’s More...

Tessa Gabbert, winner of 2013 Spectacular Hat Contest
By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Be noticed as a supporter on Gateway Industries Derby Day event program

Spring is on its way, and with it comes the Gateway Industries Derby Day Party to be held at the WV State Fairgrounds May 2, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Folks come from near and far to attend this exciting event, watch More...

Tom Johnson of Lewisburg, broker with Coldwell Banker Stuart and Watts Real Estate, has been named to the company’s International President’s Elite. Only the top two percent of all sales associates / representatives worldwide in the Coldwell Banker system qualified for this distinguished group.
By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Tom Johnson named to Coldwell Banker International President’s Elite

Tom Johnson of Lewisburg, broker with Coldwell Banker Stuart and Watts Real Estate, has been named to the company’s International President’s Elite. Only the top two percent of all sales associates / representatives More...