White Sulphur Lions Club honors two members

President Connie McMichael presented a 40 year pin to Roger Martin for many years of dedicated service

The White Sulphur Springs Lions recently presented two of their members with Longevity Awards from Lions International. President Connie McMichael presented Lion Betty Gillespie with a 25-year membership pin. Lion Betty began her volunteer work with Lions in the Lioness Club, and has served as secretary, president, and other offices for the Lions. Lion More...

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Students from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine who volunteered to assist with logistics for the event.
By admin On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Lewisburg WALK to End Alzheimer’s a ‘success’

More than 130 participants gathered Oct. 3 at the New River Community & Technical College for the annual Lewisburg WALK to End Alzheimer’s disease. The WALK, which is hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association More...

Top winners of Annual Sunflower Contest at Lewisburg Elementary: In a field of 43 participants, Gavin Pyne (left) was the winner in Mrs. Stover’s 4th Grade Class with his 52” sunflower entry; Townley Hamilton, Conservation Chair and President of Lewisburg House and Garden Club congratulated the top winners, Lawson Hamilton displays his winning entry of 57” for the 5th Grade in Ms. White’s Class and the overall winner of the School’s Sunflower Contest, and John Wade was runner-up with his 53” sunflower entry from Mrs. Sheppard’s 3d Grade Room.  President Hamilton also presented Lawson a book on the “Birds of West Virginia” and a check for $25 as an award for his achievement.  All students received certificates from the Club who participated in the Contest.
By admin On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Sunflower Contest held at Lewisburg Elementary for 56th year

The Lewisburg House and Garden Club has participated with the students of Lewisburg Elementary School since 1959 with a conservation project to introduce them to the care of the environment we live in including More...

By admin On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Garden Thoughts for October

October 2015 Garden Calendar 1 Build a high tunnel; Dig canna, dahlia, gladiolas & tubular begonia 2 Harvest sweet potatoes 3 Harvest green tomatoes and gourds before frost 4 Last Quarter 5 Divide perennials; More...

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By admin On Friday, October 9th, 2015

Annual Watershed meeting slated for October 14

The annual meeting of the Greenbrier River Watershed Association will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 7 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, 218 S. Court Street, Lewisburg. All members and anyone interested in More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Registration open for Run United half marathon/5K run/walk

Online registration is now open for the United Way of Greenbrier Valley’s Run United. This half-marathon and Zombie 5K run/walk is taking place on Saturday, Oct. 24, in Lewisburg. The event will raise funds and More...

Kim Groves (left), regional representative for Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, Christina Crookshanks, Main Street program manager, and Kathy King, president of the Ronceverte Development Corporation and Ronceverte Main Street
By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Ronceverte receives healthy communities grant

The City of Ronceverte was recently awarded $7,500 for the first phase of plans and development for a splash water feature, five bridges connecting the city park to city rights of way on Monroe Avenue and Island More...

Lewisburg House and Garden club members enjoy the “relationship of flowers and nature’’ in materials as demonstrated by representatives of Kravet Inc. Suzanne Perilli (left), owner of Suzanne Perilli Hancock Interiors in Lewisburg, who carries the line in her shop, Matt Hare of Kravet Inc., Atlanta, GA and Rob Windhorst, speaker, of  Kravet Inc. of Pittsburgh, PA.
By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Textile designers guests of House and Garden Club

Fourteen members of the Lewisburg House and Garden Club met at 1 p.m. on Sept. 23, in the home of Peggy Brown with Carol Olson as co-hostess. The guest speaker was Rob Windhorst of Kravet, Inc. who displayed several More...

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By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

American Legion Greenbrier Post #2 celebrates 95th

The American Legion Greenbrier Post celebrated its 95th birthday at the Clifford Armory and Community Center during Ronceverte’s Heritage Days during Labor Day weekend. Birthday cake and drinks were given to visitors More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Council on Aging hosts Grand Opening of Wyoming County Headquarters

Federal, state and local officials, as well as a high-profile in-state basketball coach, gathered in Mullens this week to celebrate the grand opening of the Council on Aging’s new headquarters. The headquarters More...