America’s Coolest Small Town is now in the running to be the happiest

Lewisburg is currently in first place in the “Happiest Town” reader poll being conducted by Blue Ridge Country magazine

Lewisburg is currently in first place in the “Happiest Town” reader poll being conducted by Blue Ridge Country magazine Lewisburg is the “Coolest Small Town,” can it also be the happiest? Lewisburg is nominated in the “Happiest Town” reader poll conducted by Blue Ridge Country magazine. The winner will be announced in the magazine’s May/June More...

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Wesley Johnson, Plum Creek (left) and Jason Osborne, chief operating officer at the Rainelle Medical Center
By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Rainelle Medical Center receives $3,500 Plum Creek Foundation Grant

Wesley Johnson, Plum Creek (left) and Jason Osborne, chief operating officer at the Rainelle Medical Center The Plum Creek Foundation recently awarded a $3,500 grant to the Rainelle Medical Center to help fund the More...

A crowd of 230 people gathered outside Lewisburg City Hall Tuesday night to attend the council meeting for the first reading of the nondiscrimination ordinance which would extend protections in employment, housing and public accommodations for LGBT West Virginians.
By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Nondiscrimination ordinance draws crowds to city hall

                     A crowd of 230 people gathered outside Lewisburg City Hall Tuesday night to attend the council meeting for the first reading of the nondiscrimination ordinance which would More...

Front Row: Heather Antolini, director of institutional development for the WVSOM Foundation; Middle Row: Lori Tucker, D.O., vice president of the WVSOM Foundation and 1997 graduate (left); Kirk Aguirre, business director for the WV Large Business team at BrickStreet Insurance; Michael Adelman, D.O., J.D., D.P.M., WVSOM president; and Marilea Butcher, WVSOM associate vice president of administrative affairs. Back Row: Larry Ware, WVSOM vice president for finance and facilities (left); Dr. Rick McClung, WVSOM Foundation board member; Rob Vass, WVSOM Foundation board member; James Nemitz, WVSOM vice president for administration and external relations; and Mark Waddell, D.O., WVSOM Alumni Association president.
By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2015

BrickStreet Foundation donates $900K to WVSOM

Front Row: Heather Antolini, director of institutional development for the WVSOM Foundation; Middle Row: Lori Tucker, D.O., vice president of the WVSOM Foundation and 1997 graduate (left); Kirk Aguirre, business More...

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By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2015

The L&R depot needs a new home

By Peggy Mackenzie Are you looking for an unusual gift for the holiday season? How about a train depot? There’s one available here in Lewisburg that needs a new home. The Lewisburg Historic Landmarks Commission More...

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By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2015

County owes much to Syrian connection

County owes much to Syrian connection Part I By Doug Hylton It is undeniable that the horrible attacks which have taken place in Paris, and around the world, make us all aware of the need to be more alert of the More...

Mitsy McKee passed away this past March from melanoma cancer. A nonprofit foundation has been created to raise money to assist families battling cancer with expenses associated with traveling for treatments and other necessaries. The foundation will also be awarding scholarships for area high school graduates pursuing degrees in early childhood education.
By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2015

A legacy full of strength

Mitsy McKee passed away this past March from melanoma cancer. A nonprofit foundation has been created to raise money to assist families battling cancer with expenses associated with traveling for treatments and More...

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By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2015

The best is yet to come! Retirement party for Susan Adkins

The board and staff of Carnegie Hall invite you to join them as they celebrate the many achievements of Susan Adkins during her ten years of employment as Executive Director of Carnegie Hall. A retirement party More...

Brady Mickey on a recent break from cancer treatments. A fundraiser, including a silent auction and live entertainment, is being held at the Irish Pub in Lewisburg on Dec. 5, from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. (Photo credit: Mike Wyatt)
By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Silent auction to benefit Brady Mickey

Brady Mickey on a recent break from cancer treatments. A fundraiser, including a silent auction and live entertainment, is being held at the Irish Pub in Lewisburg on Dec. 5, from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. (Photo credit: More...

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By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Greenbrier resort closing for 24 days next year

The Greenbrier resort will close for a total of 24 days next year, spread throughout January, February and March, for renovations and upkeep. “We are going to conduct some pretty big projects that we can’t really More...