WV producers urged to report livestock deaths from winter storm Jonas

The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director, Richard V. Snuffer II has announced that producers who suffered qualifying livestock losses as a result of winter storm Jonas could be eligible for compensation through the Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP). “LIP, along with other livestock disaster assistance programs, was restored by the More...

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By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

West Virginia weekly fuel update and outlook

Feb. 1 – Average retail gasoline prices in West Virginia have fallen 2.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.80/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 1,154 gas outlets in West More...

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By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

GV Board of Realtors hold January meeting

The Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors held their January meeting at the Lewisburg Elks Club on Thursday, Jan. 21. President Liz Wickline shared the story of “Life is Good,” the inspiring book of wisdom celebrates More...

By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

May’s primary election offers full slate of candidates

By Sarah Mansheim January 31 marked the deadline for candidates to file for elections, and the slate is beginning to fill. According to the West Virginia Secretary of State Office’s website, with confirmation More...

Fred Giggenbach
By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Giggenbach files to run for Greenbrier County Circuit Judge

Greenbrier County native Fred J. Giggenbach, Jr., 46, has formally announced his campaign for circuit judge for the 11th judicial circuit covering Greenbrier and Pocahontas Counties. Fred Giggenbach, son of the More...

By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

WV public safety, public health departments welcome $2.5 million drug settlement news

This week’s $2.5 million settlement with a regional pharmaceutical distributor is a hopeful sign for West Virginia’s public health and public safety agencies as they continue to combat drug abuse fueled, they More...

By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Applications available for Annual Make It Shine Cleanup

West Virginians can do their part in helping the Mountain State shine by volunteering for an annual litter cleanup, co-sponsored by the Department of Environmental Protection and Division of Highways. The 2016 West More...

By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Notice Free to residents of Lewisburg Building Assessment

The Lewisburg City Fire Department in cooperation with the City of Lewisburg Building Code and Zoning Department will be offering a building assessment for residents of Lewisburg in an effort to promote public safety. More...

By admin On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Tennant bill gives overpayments to Children’s Trust Fund

Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant has announced legislation that will allow West Virginians to volunteer to donate any overpayments to the Office under $25 to the Children’s Trust Fund. Anyone who pays a fee More...

By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Video shows bipartisan support for LGBT nondiscrimination in West Virginia Legislature

In an historic moment, both Democrat and Republican lawmakers have joined together in voicing their support for LGBT nondiscrimination in a bipartisan video produced by Fairness West Virginia, the statewide LGBT More...