Fundraising auction at Williamsburg Museum set for August 29

The annual fundraising auction for the Museum in Williamsburg will be held on Aug. 29 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., or later. Items are being requested now as donations to auction off. Call for pickup, or drop-off information at 304-645-2153 or 304-645-2238. Furniture, appliances, home decorating, “new stuff or old stuff” – everything is appreciated More...

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By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

GVCF to showcase GMS Museum and Yarid Family

The Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) will host a program on Aug. 23 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Greenbrier Military School Museum to introduce people to the museum and highlight the contributions to our More...

Loretta Shirley demonstrating food dehydration
By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Williamsburg CEOS learn about preserving food via dehydration

The Williamsburg CEOS met July 21 at the Williamsburg District Historical Foundation Museum. Members attending were: C K Perkins, Virginia Hanna, Blanche Knicely, Loretta Shirley and Barbara Deeds. Laura Rose attended More...

By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Dinner for the Blue

Everyone is invited to join the “Friends of the Blue” for a fund-raising dinner at the historic Cadle Farm in Grassy Meadows on Sunday, Aug. 23, from 4-7 p.m. There will be good food, entertainment and a silent More...

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)
By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

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 More...

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...