Lewisburg spruces up for holiday season

Harmony Ridge presents a shining example of the Old Fashioned Christmas window dressing in Lewisburg’s downtown area. Judging for the window decorating contest is set for Friday, Nov. 21. (Photo by Shannon Beatty)

Harmony Ridge presents a shining example of the Old Fashioned Christmas window dressing in Lewisburg’s downtown area. Judging for the window decorating contest is set for Friday, Nov. 21. (Photo by Shannon Beatty)     Mayor John Manchester awarded a plaque to honor Lewisburg residents, Fontaina and Robert Powell, as the 2014 Outstanding More...

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Rolling Thunder
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

‘Let’s put this [rumor] to bed’

Rolling Thunder By Peggy Mackenzie The reaction to articles last week that Rainelle would no longer be a stopping point for the Rolling Thunder veterans motorcycle group came rolling in like thunder. Articles in More...

The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Social media wonders about fracking fluid on West Virginia roads

The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV                     By David Esteppe With winter weather and its associated More...

The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Highland scientist leading pipeline opposition

  The Pocahontas Times  The finished product, sodium chloride (salt) at Fairmont Brine Processing in Fairmont, WV A retired scientist from Highland County, Virginia, is leading a local effort to prevent More...

By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Fracking ruled a trespass without owner’s permission

By Peggy Mackenzie A federal judge has ruled that “fracking” into neighboring tracts is a trespass. Property owners with their mineral rights intact should know that a driller who, without a proper lease, “fracks” More...

Scene of plane crash of single engine, retractable gear Mooney Aircraft on Monday afternoon near Greenbrier Valley Airport
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Monday’s airplane crash rare occurrence

By David Esteppe When a small, four passenger single engine aircraft crash landed Monday afternoon after taking off from Greenbrier Valley Airport (GVA), it became only the second accident at the airport in 21 years More...

Rolling Thunder
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Confusion fogs veteran bikers’ dispute with mayor

Rolling Thunder By Peggy Mackenzie For the past 26 years, when the Rolling Thunder veterans group make their annual trek to Washington, DC on Memorial Day weekend for the Ride to the Wall event, they have stopped More...

creek
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

GCC report Rainelle’s creeks cleared

By Peggy Mackenzie Greenbrier County Commissioner Woody Hanna reported on the success of a stream-clearing project conducted on Rainelle’s Boggs and Sewel creeks at Wednesday’s county commission meeting. The More...

Last year’s “Dream Tree for Kids” at The Greenbrier
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

The Greenbrier announces 4th Annual ‘Dream Tree for Kids’ Holiday Gift Drive

Last year’s “Dream Tree for Kids” at The Greenbrier West Virginia’s iconic resort, The Greenbrier, has announced plans for its 4th annual “Dream Tree for Kids” holiday gift drive, which aims to donate More...

Second North House at 200 South Lafayette Street
By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Greenbrier Historical Society kicks off Christmas with New Exhibit and Holiday Home Tour

The Greenbrier Historical Society invites everyone to visit the North House Museum during the Holiday Open House in Lewisburg on Sunday, Nov. 23, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Have you ever wondered about the real More...