Water and sewer rate increase in Alderson

By Brenda Boykin Mayor Travis Copenhaver has been warning citizens for some time now that the town was going to have to increase the water and sewer rates. Michael Griffith, accountant for the town of Alderson, explained the cash flow analysis for rate determination and the rate increase. He stated this is a must for the town in continuing to operate More...

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By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

GCC tables Health Dept. request to issue citations

By Peggy Mackenzie A Greenbrier Health Department representative asked the Greenbrier County Commission to allow litter control officers to write citations to violators at the Tuesday night meeting. Complaints of More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Thorough testing says the air is safe

By David Esteppe After over 15 months of action regarding the concern over the air quality inside of the Nick J. Rahall Technology and Business Center, the executive director of the Greenbrier Valley Economic Development More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Lewisburg receives Enrichment Award

The City of Lewisburg received one of several Community Enrichment Awards from the West Virginia Municipal League earlier this month at the League’s Annual Meeting in Wheeling. Lewisburg received the award for More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Housing Choice Voucher waiting list to open

On Sept. 14, at 10 a.m., Greenbrier County Housing Authority will open the waiting list for Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8) for Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas counties. Applications will be taken by phone More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Cindy Lavender-Bowe steps down from United Way of the GBV

After three years at the helm of the United Way of Greenbrier Valley, executive director Cindy Lavender-Bowe is stepping down effective Oct. 30. Lavender-Bowe will be leaving her position to focus on her family More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

‘Honoring our Veterans’ theme of Rupert’s annual Country Fling

The 39th Annual Rupert Country Fling will be held Saturday, Sept. 12, and will begin with a parade at 10 a.m. (lineup beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Second Street) with fun and games to follow at the Rupert Community More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Jones honored as Top Woman in Agriculture

Four women have been named West Virginia “Women in Agriculture” honorees for 2015, according to the West Virginia Department of Agriculture (WVDA). They were honored during a ceremony at the State Fair of West More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

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 Friday, Sept. 4 at the Greenbrier County Workforce, More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Manchin and Capito announce investment to boost economy and create jobs in West Virginia

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) recently announced that the Economic Development Administration (EDA) will provide $70,000 to the Region 4 Planning and Development Council to invest More...