Coopers Rock, Cheat Lake and Panhandles offer best fall color this week

State foresters say foliage in Coopers Rock State Forest turned late this year and recommend a drive along Interstate 68 this weekend through the forest to see the best color of the season. (Photo courtesy West Virginia Department of Commerce)

State foresters say foliage in Coopers Rock State Forest turned late this year and recommend a drive along Interstate 68 this weekend through the forest to see the best color of the season. (Photo courtesy West Virginia Department of Commerce) State foresters say Coopers Rock State Forest, Cheat Lake and West Virginia’s Northern and Eastern panhandles More...

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By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

New proposal provides clarity to landmark law

By Peggy Mackenzie October marks the 42nd anniversary of the enactment of the Clean Water Act, which went into effect Oct. 18, 1972. Forty years ago, two-thirds of America’s lakes, rivers and coastal waters were More...

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By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

As a legend passes, his deeds are being paid forward

Jerry Clark Bradley                   By David Esteppe Greenbrier East High School alumni, and former athlete Travis McClintic, is both celebrating the life of a mentor, More...

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By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Open house events provide fuel for the fire

By David Esteppe When Dominion Resources Corporation representatives arrived to provide information and receive public input in Durbin at the end of September about the controversial 42 inch pipeline being proposed More...

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By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

No Leaf Pick Up

The City of Lewisburg will not be picking up bagged leaves this year for city customers. Bagged leaves need to be placed at the curb to be picked up by your trash carrier. Please do not rake or blow leaves into More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Lane Closure on US 219 in Lewisburg

West Virginia Division of Highways announces that the southbound lane on US 219 in Lewisburg, from just past Lee Street to just past Arbuckle Lane, will be subject to a lane closure starting Sunday night, Oct. 26, More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Briefly…

EXPO at old Bolling School On Friday, Oct. 24 and Saturday, 25 there will be an expo event at the old Bolling School on Oak Street in Lewisburg. The expo is a fundraiser to fix up the new teen center. Admission More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market extends season

The Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market has decided to extend their selling season and will be open on Saturday, Nov. 1. This will be their final market day of 2014. Join them every Saturday through Nov. 1 on the green More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Community leaders show support for Women on Wellness (WOW) Retreat

On Oct. 3, the Greenbrier Women on Wellness (WOW) Community partnership met with community, government and businesses leaders at the Rainelle Medical Center. The goal of the meeting was to discuss why the delivery More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Local Democrat receives statewide recognition

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin joined with Democrat leaders from throughout West Virginia in honoring James Johnson as one of West Virginia’s Outstanding Democrats of the Year. This Outstanding Democrat was selected More...