West Virginia mineral owners oppose forced pooling

On Dec. 23, the West Virginia Mineral Owners Association held its first meeting to formalize opposition to forced pooling legislation. Landowners from Raleigh, Greenbrier and Monroe Counties who own their mineral rights were present. Forced pooling is a legal procedure which allows corporations to take minerals from private landowners who do not want More...

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By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Directed public access at WV State Capitol begins January 8

Starting Jan. 8, all visitors to the West Virginia State Capitol building must enter through a screening checkpoint, the Division of Protective Services has announced. The main public access point for the State More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Concealed carry handgun reciprocity agreement remains intact with Virginia

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announces that West Virginia will continue to have full concealed carry handgun reciprocity with Virginia. Citizens’ concealed handgun licenses issued by either More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Health Department introduces litter control program

The Greenbrier County Health Department has initiated a new litter control program in order to help address solid waste problems within the county. The county sanitarians became certified as litter control officers More...

By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2016

VA makes changes to Veterans Choice Program

Changes remove barriers and expands access to care The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a number of changes to make participation in the Veterans Choice Program easier and more convenient for Veterans More...

Sarah Elkins, director of marketing at Greenbrier Technologies (right), delivers Christmas dinner and gift bags to Brittany Nutter, victim advocate with the Family Refuge Center, for their Annual Kid’s Party.
By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2015

Greenbrier Technologies helps Family Refuge Center give families a Merry Christmas

Greenbrier Technologies helps Family Refuge Center give families a Merry Christmas On Tuesday, Dec. 15, Greenbrier Technologies teamed up with the Family Refuge Center to help throw a Christmas party for the parents More...

By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2015

Angelina’s, new beauty salon in Alderson

A new beauty salon has recently opened in Alderson on 123 Jefferson Street. Angelina Stout is the proud owner. Stout completed her studies at the Huntington School of Beauty Culture in 2014. She worked at The Smart More...

Realtor of the Year award was presented to Bobbie Jackson (left), RE/MAX Vision Quest, by Jill Allman
By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2015

Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors holds awards luncheon

Realtor of the Year award was presented to Bobbie Jackson (left), RE/MAX Vision Quest, by Jill Allman The Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors (GVBOR) Christmas and Awards Luncheon was held at the Elks Country Club More...

By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2015

Groups gather to tackle gas concerns

  West Virginians facing crucial quality of life issues with the onslaught of the deep shale oil and gas industry are banding together for the sake of their communities. On Dec. 15, more than 40 people representing More...

By admin On Monday, December 28th, 2015

DMV launches new customer-friendly website highlighting online services

Why wait in line when you can go online? That’s the question Commissioner Pat Reed wants to ask customers with the launch of DMV’s new website. Online services, including vehicle registration renewals, paying More...