Power Lunch provided by Chamber of Commerce

Bring a bagged lunch and come out and see how your business can take advantage of On-The-Job-Training (OJT) through the Region I Workforce Investment Board. Representatives will be on hand Wednesday, May 13 from 12 noon to 1 p.m. for a presentation and to answer any questions about the program. Topics that will be covered are: How will OJT benefit your More...

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Power of the Purse campaign coordinators present checks to local projects: Front Row: Lara Nunley, Lewisburg Methodist/Snacks in Packs (left); Sarah Ream Staunton, Power of the Purse; and Mike Dotson, EGMS soccer parent. (Not pictured: Molly McMillion, Greenbrier Valley Nursing Mothers) Back Row: Deva Wagner, POP campaign co-chair (left); Cindy Lavender-Bowe, United Way of Greenbrier Valley; Mary Baldwin, POP campaign co-chair; Monica Maxwell, Harmony Ridge Gallery; Shannon Rausenberger, POP campaign co-chair; and Katie Eads, POP campaign co-chair.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

One woman’s ‘small purse’ creates ‘big impact’

On Mar. 18, over 50 women gathered at Harmony Ridge Gallery in support of our community at the 2nd Annual United Way of Greenbrier Valley’s Power of the Purse. Thanks to the generosity of women in our community, More...

Grand Opening
The Grand Opening 
of the Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company’s 
Tap Room last week 
drew a number of 
interested community 
members. The Tap Room 
is located at Airport 
Industrial Park in 
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Grand OpeningThe Grand Openingof the Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company’sTap Room last weekdrew a number ofinterested communitymembers. The Tap Roomis located at AirportIndustrial Park inMaxwelton.  More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Is it a luxury to protest? A rebuttal

Dear Mr. Wright, My editorial department found this week’s column troubling. While we often don’t agree with your political views, this is the first time that we have almost not run your column. However, we More...

An “Open” sign hangs in front of Bella, the Corner Gourmet, a downtown Lewisburg shop that is celebrating five years in business this month. The Lewisburg Shopping District draws tourists from all over the region and is a large driver of local tourism. 
(Photo courtesy of Tamera Pence)
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

As National Travel and Tourism Week is celebrated across the country, the Greenbrier Valley is gearing up for a full season

As National Travel and Tourism Week is celebrated across the country, the Greenbrier Valley is gearing up for a full season By Sarah Mansheim National Travel and Tourism Week begins on Saturday, May 2, and the industry More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Tourism industry projects to receive $1.19 million in matching funds to attract visitors

West Virginia tourism industry projects totaling more than $2.6 million have been approved by the West Virginia Tourism Commission to receive $1.19 million in matching funds through the Matching Advertising Partnership More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 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...

Aaron Gwinn, pharmacist at Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy (left), with Chief T.L. Stover and Sgt. D.B. Eggleston, K-9 handler, with the Lewisburg Police Department. Sgt. Eggleston was responsible for the collection of narcotics at the Earth Day event.
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy and Lewisburg LPD conduct successful Earth Day Drug Disposal Event

Earth Day was first celebrated in 1970 and Apr. 22 was officially earmarked as a day to make positive changes in our communities that help keep our planet healthy and clean. For the third consecutive year, Greenbrier More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

USDA reminds farmers to certify conservation compliance by June 1 deadline

Producers may need to take action to remain eligible for crop insurance premium support The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reminds farmers that the 2014 Farm Bill requires producers to file a Highly Erodible More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Tractor Supply announces spring Paper Clover Campaign

Tractor Supply Company, in partnership with National 4-H Council, is proud to announce the launch of its 2015 Spring Paper Clover Campaign. Tractor Supply Company and Del’s Feed and Farm Supply customers will More...