Secretary of State’s Office open Saturday for candidate filing

As the candidate filing period for the 2016 election draws to a close, Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant is letting West Virginians know that the Secretary of State’s Office will have extended hours this weekend to accommodate candidates. All candidates must file their paperwork in person or have their paperwork postmarked by the United States More...

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By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Forest Service denies Atlantic Coast pipeline route

On Jan. 21, the United States Forest Service formally denied the Atlantic Coast Pipeline’s (ACP) application for a Special Use Permit. The denial is likely to seriously delay the project. The ACP must provide More...

By admin On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Rainelle mayor celebrates announcement by White House Rural Council

By David Esteppe The town of Rainelle has been selected for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Local Foods, Local Places program as a partner community for 2016. Rainelle is the only town in West Virginia More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

City’s planned response to snow event from Winter Storm Jonas

The City of Lewisburg is preparing operations to deal with significant snow accumulation on City Streets starting on Friday morning and continuing into Sunday. This response includes round-the-clock plowing, shoveling More...

Lewisburg was recognized as  an “Amazing City” at the West Virginia Municipal League Winter Conference for their progressive governing to ensure equality and fair housing. John Manchester of Lewisburg (left), James C. Hunt, Amazing Cities founder/CEO, Serafino Nolletti of Logan and Steve Williams of Huntington received the 2015 West Virginia Amazing Cities awards at the West Virginia Municipal League Mid-Winter Meeting in Charleston on Monday.
By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Lewisburg honored as ‘Amazing City’

Lewisburg was recognized as an “Amazing City” at the West Virginia Municipal League Winter Conference for their progressive governing to ensure equality and fair housing. John Manchester of Lewisburg (left), More...

Temporary VA clinic is fully operational as of Wednesday. It is located behind Rhema Center on Davis Stuart. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

VA Clinic up and running

Temporary VA clinic is fully operational as of Wednesday. It is located behind Rhema Center on Davis Stuart. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m By David Esteppe The much anticipated USDVA medical More...

By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Ye Olde Depot still at issue

By Peggy Mackenzie The plight of the Lewisburg and Ronceverte depot has spread far and wide and may even be the subject of an episode on “This Old House” TV show. The calls and emails are coming in, says Skip More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Meadow River Trail on tap for completion with DOH funding

By Peggy Mackenzie Greenbrier County grant consultant Doug Hylton was on the Greenbrier County Commission’s agenda Tuesday to provide an update on the Meadow River Trail project and to seek approval for funding. More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Security procedures announced for Lewisburg Council meeting

The Tuesday, Jan. 19 Lewisburg City Council meeting will be held at the Roland P. Sharp Alumni Center located on the campus of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, 400 North Lee Street, Lewisburg. According More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2016

White Sulphur passes first readings of zoning ordinances

By Sarah Mansheim White Sulphur Springs City Council passed a first reading of an amended fee ordinance for individuals seeking zoning variances within the city. The new zoning procedures, if passed, will increase More...