Lego Leaguers put their knowledge to the test

Peterstown Middle School students Brooklynn Terry and Evan Haag test out the robot they built at the FIRST Lego League Boot Camp this week, which was hosted by New River Community and Technical College. The boot camp is a NASA-sponsored partnership; its goal is to help ready students for robotics competitions as part of an effort to get students interested in science and technology careers. (Sarah Mansheim photo and text)

Peterstown Middle School students Brooklynn Terry and Evan Haag test out the robot they built at the FIRST Lego League Boot Camp this week, which was hosted by New River Community and Technical College. The boot camp is a NASA-sponsored partnership; its goal is to help ready students for robotics competitions as part of an effort to get students interested More...

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Kelli Martin teaching YogaMotion at WSS Elementary
By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

GVCF Awards $57,000 in scholarships and grants

The board of directors of the Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) is pleased to announce that 44 outstanding students from the public high schools in Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas counties were awarded More...

Beckley residents Aaron and Haley Jo Anderson enjoying the reading selection of the Greenbrier County Public Library, which is offering bargains on used books at its annual Book Bazaar noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8 at 152 Robert W. McCormick Drive in downtown Lewisburg.
By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Thrills for Sale at the Library

The Cavern of Donations is a place of mystery, thrills, intrigue, romance and mad science. OK, maybe it’s not a real cavern, but the basement storage area of the Greenbrier County Public Library is filled with More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

WV Farmers Market Fresh Recipe Challenge seeks healthy recipe

The West Virginia Farmers Market Fresh Healthy Recipe Challenge is seeking recipe submissions for food made from local farmers market ingredients in West Virginia. In collaboration with the American Heart Association, More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Progressive CEOS learn about apples

Patty Gray was hostess to nine members of The Progressive CEOS when they met for their July meeting. She opened the meeting with her news item from the past which was: In 1981, President Reagan appointed Sandra More...

June meeting - Susan Hewman (left), Betty Penrod, Kenosha Davenport, executive director of FRC; Pat Tomlinson, Gloria Martin and Deena Pack
By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Greenbrier County Democratic Women’s Club holds May and June meetings

The Greenbrier County Democratic Women’s Club recently held their May and June meetings. Special guest speakers for the May meeting were Candie Benedict and Jenny Castle with CASA. Kenosha Davenport, executive More...

Livestock Judging Team: Andrew Vance (left), Olivia McHale, Kaylin Perry and Chloe Dauwel
By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Greenbrier East FFA competes at WVU Morgantown

The Greenbrier East FFA would like to congratulate the members or the Livestock judging, Agricultural Mechanics and Floriculture teams. The contests were held at West Virginia University in Morgantown on June 2 More...

By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2015

Hollowell Foundation announces 2015 grant awards

The Board of Directors of Hollowell Foundation, Inc. awarded grants totaling $437,983.00 to 57 local organizations in the fiscal year ending June 30. Grants awarded by the Hollowell Foundation to date total $7,134,818.57. Recipients More...

By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2015

Reunions 07.18.15

Dahmer The annual Dahmer reunion will be held at the Charlie Mackey Park in Maxwelton on Saturday, Aug. 1. Bring a covered dish and family history and pictures. We plan to eat at 12:30 p.m. Paper products and eating More...

WVSOM’s Delta Omega “Women in Medicine” Club representatives dropping off supplies for Stuff the Bus in 2014.
By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2015

Help Communities In Schools ‘Stuff the Bus!’

WVSOM’s Delta Omega “Women in Medicine” Club representatives dropping off supplies for Stuff the Bus in 2014. Communities In Schools of Greenbrier County (CISGC) is gearing up for their annual school supply More...