Allen Carson honored by Chamber of Commerce at annual dinner

Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce President Alyson Dotson presents Business Leader of the Year Allen Carson with a plaque and a gift at the annual chamber meeting at The Greenbrier Monday night.

Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce President Alyson Dotson presents Business Leader of the Year Allen Carson with a plaque and a gift at the annual chamber meeting at The Greenbrier Monday night. By Sarah Mansheim Greenbrier County’s brightest business people gathered at The Greenbrier this week to wine, dine, and toast one of their own. On Monday More...

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By admin On Friday, March 20th, 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 Monday, Mar. 23 at the Workforce WV Career Center, More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Kelly Tuckwiller Collins named CEO of State Fair of West Virginia

W. Jerry Cook, chair of the Board of Directors of the State Fair of West Virginia, has announced the appointment of Kelly Tuckwiller Collins to the position of CEO, effective immediately. In making the announcement, More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Court lifts gag order in Blankenship criminal case

Court lifts gag order in By Peggy Mackenzie In the case against former Massey Energy Chief Executive Officer Don Blankenship, a federal appeals court lifted a sweeping gag order on Mar. 5, that sealed court documents More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

CSX to conduct clean-up of Mount Carbon derailment site

CSX Corp. has agreed to clean up the areas affected by the Feb. 16 derailment that destroyed a home, caused explosions, and forced the evacuation of an entire town. The agreement with the Environmental Protection More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Rainelle receives multi-million dollar USDA loan

By Leah Deitz The City of Rainelle has procured a $2.675 million United States Department of Agriculture loan to address the city’s antiquated water lines. Mayor Andy Pendleton says the project has been in the More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

DMV announces WV roadway fatalities down 8 percent

Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Commissioner Pat Reed announced this week that roadway fatalities in West Virginia are down 18 percent for 2014, compared to previous years. Commissioner Reed is also Governor Tomblin’s More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

USDA sets goal of serving 200 million summer meals, observes program’s 40th anniversary

Continuing USDA’s focus on childhood hunger during National Nutrition Month, Food and Nutrition Service Administrator Audrey Rowe this week announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) 2015 goal of More...

By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

New River CTC’s Raleigh County Campus to host ribbon cutting and Business After Hours March 19

New River CTC’s Raleigh County Campus will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and Business After Hours event with Beckley-Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce from 4 until 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Mar. 19. The event will More...

A view of the barn-raising project on-going at Montwell Park with TV crews filming a segment of Barnwood Builders TV reality show.
By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

TV crew documents barn-raising at Montwell Park

By Peggy Mackenzie “Lights! Camera! Action! No, wait. The lighting angle is wrong. Could you make it look like you’re pounding that nail again? …ok, ok, once again …Action!” Construction projects More...