Marine veteran named Deputy Director of Office of Field

Marty A. Fury

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has announced the assignment of Marty A. Fury as the Deputy Director of the Office of Field Programs for VA’s National Cemetery Administration in Washington, DC effective Dec. 1. As Deputy Director, he will be responsible for helping oversee the Nation’s 131 National Cemeteries. A U.S. Marine Corps Veteran More...

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By admin On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Stream monitoring program holds training in Summersville; Volunteers needed to monitor watersheds in shale gas development area

Following increased shale gas development and concerns over potential impacts on water quality, Trout Unlimited’s West Virginia and Virginia Water Quality Monitoring Project, a program developed by TU that is More...

Contestants from East chapter: Matthew Powell (left), Colton Phillips, Austyn Byers, Brandon Loudermilk, Trace Butcher, and J.T. McCutcheon
By admin On Monday, December 1st, 2014

South East Tractor Driving event hosted by GEHS

Contestants from East chapter: Matthew Powell (left), Colton Phillips, Austyn Byers, Brandon Loudermilk, Trace Butcher, and J.T. McCutcheon By Samantha Richardson GEHS FFA Advisor The South East Regional Tractor More...

By admin On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Honorary breakfast offered for WWII vets

The Greenbrier Valley Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution hereby invite WWII veterans residing in Greenbrier, Fayette, Summers, Pocahontas or Monroe counties to a “Breakfast at Shoney’s.” The breakfast More...

Dorothy Hayes, meeting hostess (left) and Blanche Knicely, lesson presenter
By admin On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Williamsburg CEOS hold meeting

The Williamsburg CEOS met Monday, Nov. 10 at the home of Dorothy Hayes. Members present were CK Perkins, Virginia Hanna, Dorothy Hayes, Ruth Kreft, Blanche Knicely, Loretta Shirley and Barbara Deeds. A guest at More...

Terry Baker
By admin On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Cake Auction for ‘Feed the Need’ Food Drive

A cake auction was held at the Greenbrier Board of Realtors meeting on Thursday, Nov. 20, for the “Feed the Need” Food Drive. Thanks to Terri Baker, Realtor, Home Style Realty & Design for making an assortment More...

Vice Commander Neal Holliday (left), Assistant Manager Jeff Erskine and Commander Barbara Burdette
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

American Legion Greenbrier Post 26 Veteran’s Day and more

American Legion Greenbrier Post #26 members were among those honored at the Veteran’s Day event held at Eastern Greenbrier High School. The event featured the Vietnam Memorial Mobile Wall with the names of West More...

Chris Sebina (left) and Rebecca Rhea making Christmas cards in Tree Farm shop
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

‘Over the River and Through the Woods’

Are you looking for a Christmas Road Trip this winter? Don’t pass up the beautiful scenery of West Augusta, VA. “Over the River and Through the Woods,” is the theme of this year’s Christmas tree season at More...

Mike Sheridan and Kellan Leef, owners of When Pigs Fly Barbecue
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Free Thanksgiving Dinner offered

When Pigs Fly BarbeCue in Fairlea has announced its first ever “Giving Back Day,” to be held on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27. The owners, Michael Sheridan and Kellen Leef, said they wanted “to give something More...

Beautiful and original woven and knitted art to wear will again be available on Dec. 5 and 6 at the Lewisburg City Hall. First Friday evening, from 4 to 9 p.m., Fiber Arts members will display beautiful shawls, scarves, rugs, Christmas toys, socks, and other handmade items at reasonable prices. Doors will be open again on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for shoppers looking for unusual and artistic handwork.
Local artisans will also give demonstrations of weaving, spinning and other fiber arts. Bring the children to see how these beautiful items are made. Please join us, shop locally and support the amazing weavers, spinners, knitters and felters of Greenbrier County’s Fiber Arts Network.  
For questions or information, call Marie at 304-647-3149.
By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Fiber Arts Network Annual Christmas Sale at Lewisburg City Hall

Beautiful and original woven and knitted art to wear will again be available on Dec. 5 and 6 at the Lewisburg City Hall. First Friday evening, from 4 to 9 p.m., Fiber Arts members will display beautiful shawls, More...