On February 6, Wear Red for Women’s Health

The Greenbrier Valley Women’s Fund invites all members of the community to support the improvement of women’s health by wearing red on Friday, Feb. 6, and to join them in the Green Space, downtown Lewisburg at 5 p.m. for a community photograph to raise awareness about heart disease. Heart disease is the number one killer of women, claiming the lives More...

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By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Why and What to Grow

By Brandy Brabham, WVU Extension Agent – Agriculture and Natural Resources, Roane County Gardening is a fulfilling endeavor. Many people garden because it is good for their health. Others garden because they More...

By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

GVCF scholarships and grants available

The Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) is pleased to announce that it has ten scholarships and three grants available to community members. Applications are due Mar. 13, for the scholarships and June More...

By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

WVSU Extension Service hosting Small Fruits Workshop Series

West Virginia State University (WVSU) Extension Service will host a two-day series of workshops to help farmers increase production of small fruits such as grapes and strawberries Jan. 28-29 at the Fruits of Labor More...

Front Row: Carie Ortman (left), Patricia Melvin-Somerville, Jill McClung, Miriam Knight, Stacy Goodwin, Lori Frazier, Bobbie Jackson, Hannah Logan and Lori Hammond. Back Row: Curtis Gillilan (left), Lacy Thomas, Ray Ratliff, Mary Ratliff and Martha Hilton. (Graduates not pictured: Randy Modlin, Shari Modlin, Laura Izzo, Jonathan Hemby and Tracy Spangler)
By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Master Gardeners of Greenbrier Valley welcomes new volunteers

The Master Gardeners of Greenbrier Valley have expanded the total number of Master Gardeners to 74 after adding 19 new graduates from the recent Master Gardeners training classes. The Master Gardener program in More...

Autumn Fleishman, assistant librarian (left) and Carol Jones, NAMI
By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

National Alliance on Mental Illness donates books to Rainelle Public Library

Each year NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, Greenbrier Valley Affiliate organizes a drive to provide the local libraries with educational books and magazines on mental health issues. This effort is More...

By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Classical Conversations to hold informational meeting on Homeschooling at Greenbrier County Library

Do you like the idea of homeschooling but think you are not qualified to do it? Maybe you are already homeschooling now and you feel like it’s just not working for you. Do you need more accountability when it More...

Common Redpoll by Helena Garcia, Quebec
By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Show birds some love on Valentine’s Weekend: Join the Great Backyard Bird Count

Give Mother Nature a valentine this year and show how much you care about birds by counting them for the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). The 18th annual count is taking place Feb. 13 through 16. Anyone in the More...

By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

WVSOM opens Mini-Medical School to community members

The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) is offering community members insight into the medical field by providing a Mini-Med School led by first- and second-year students. Mini-Med, which begins More...

The exhibit installed in the North House
By admin On Monday, January 19th, 2015

‘Invisible Roots and Legends’

In an effort to continue Janice Cooley’s exhibit, a portion of “Invisible Roots and Legends: A Photographic View of African American History in the Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia will be on display at the More...