Greenbrier County chooses a hybrid approach in implementing Common Core

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By David Esteppe With the recent announcement by the West Virginia Department of Education that many counties would revert to pre-common core teaching protocols, and many counties still deciding whether or not to proceed with common core or revert their curriculum to classic standards as the next school year approaches, Greenbrier County schools have More...

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By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Former White House and Greenbrier Executive Chef found dead in New Mexico

Walter Scheib By Sarah Mansheim Walter Scheib, former White House chef and executive chef at The Greenbrier, has been found dead. Scheib, 61, was discovered near Taos, NM, where he had disappeared while hiking. More...

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By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Frontier’s high speed internet expansion to be slow going

By Sarah Mansheim Rural folks: don’t cancel your satellite internet plan just yet. Last week, Frontier Communications announced a $38 million partnership with the Connect America Fund to increase broadband access More...

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By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Citizens rally for justice; woman ousted from commission meeting

By Peggy Mackenzie About an hour and a half before the Tuesday night county commission meeting, a dozen or so self-named “Citizens for a Fair Investigation” assembled in front of the courthouse, accompanied More...

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By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Ronceverte physicians leaders of medicine for Greenbrier Valley

By Doug Hylton Part III As the 1920s began, the town saw the population continue to grow to over 2,000 residents. The town saw many of its businesses begin to thrive. The great mill of the St. Lawrence Boom More...

Cyndi Graves stops at the Lewisburg United Methodist Church to field questions from curious preschoolers about running across the United States. Graves passed through Lewisburg on Tuesday afternoon to much fanfare from local merchants and the Greenbrier Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau.
By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2015

On the run! Texas nurse defies the odds in cross-country trek

Cyndi Graves stops at the Lewisburg United Methodist Church to field questions from curious preschoolers about running across the United States. Graves passed through Lewisburg on Tuesday afternoon to much fanfare More...

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By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2015

County Commission dogged by animal issues

County Commission dogged by animal issues By Sarah Mansheim The Greenbrier County Commission continues to struggle with how to handle animal control issues. At Tuesday morning’s meeting, the commission presented More...

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By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2015

East grad excels at Syracuse

East grad excels at Syracuse By David Esteppe On June 1, Syracuse University (SU) launched Fresh U, an online publication spirited into production by SU junior Kate Beckman. As a freshman, Beckman founded Juiced More...

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By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2015

Unofficial municipal election results released

Unofficial municipal election results released By Marti Marshall Municipal elections were held throughout Greenbrier County on Tuesday, and Lewisburg saw a sweep in the incumbents, with Mayor John Manchester and More...

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By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

New GV airport manager faces opportunities and challenges

By Sarah Mansheim Newly appointed airport manager Stephen Snyder has set some lofty goals for the Greenbrier Valley Airport. The new manager wants to use his new position to help further tourism in the area along More...