Via Airline’s reliability still a question mark

Via Airlines is on a tight leash with the Greenbrier Valley Airport Authority (GVAA), according to Airport Director Stephen Snyder at the board meeting on Tuesday. Snyder expressed considerable doubt the airline will be...

Simulated disaster at airport provides first responders valuable training opportunity

By Peggy Mackenzie Surrounded by emergency vehicles, fire trucks and the Greenbrier County Homeland Security mobile emergency operations center, students from Davis Stuart and Greenbrier East and West high schools simulated accident victims on the...

Thousands jam streets for a taste of chocolate

  Lewisburg Chocolate Festival 2017   (Photo and text by Sarah Mansheim) Close-up of the chocolate “stained glass” display at Harmony Ridge Gallery, created by Greenbrier Sporting Club Executive Pastry Chef Amy Mills. The display depicted famous West...

Ronceverte plans new summer festival event

A new, potentially annual, event will join the ranks of activities filling the summer months in Greenbrier Valley if Tammy Rhodes has anything to say about it. Rhodes, who is Main Street Ronceverte’s program manager,...

Two Greenbrier teams advance to Destination Imagination’s Global Finals

  After achieving honors for creativity, teamwork and innovation in regional and state academic tournaments, two teams from Greenbrier County have earned the right to compete in Destination Imagination’s Global Finals, the world’s largest celebration...

Day Report Center to relocate to Ronceverte

  In considering a lease agreement, the Greenbrier County Commission adjourned the Tuesday night meeting for a 20 minute executive session to discuss options with Laura Legg, executive director of the Day Report Center and...

Monroe Countian receives appointment to U.S. Naval Academy

  On Tuesday, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin announced that Clay Havens, of Monroe County, received an Offer of Appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy. “I am so proud to have nominated Clay for this outstanding achievement,”...

Gov. Justice holds ‘Budget Summit’ with leaders from across West Virginia

  Gov. Jim Justice was joined by a wide cross-section of state leaders this week as he again provided budget options and implored the Legislature to get a budget passed that won’t cripple West Virginia. “Today...

Hope Village Rental Renewal Program

  In an effort to provide for a segment of the population harmed by the June 2016 flood who have not been served has been launched at Hope Village in White Sulphur Springs. United Way of...

Preliminary work begins on restoring Rainelle flood-control channels

The West Virginia Conservation Agency has begun preliminary work to restore flood control channels in the Western Greenbrier County town of Rainelle, which was devastated by flooding in June. The Sewell Creek and Boggs Creek...