Drug Free Mother/Baby Program begins its third year

Dr. Robert Wheeler (left), Dr. Connie Perkins, Lorrie Hammond,  RN; Vivian Davies, OB/GYN Director-GVMC; Jennifer Piner, LPN; Tameran Asbury, DFMB Care Manager/Addictions Therapist;  Melissa Shaver, MA; Audra Trout, LPN; and Dr. Coy Flowers

Drug Free Mother/Baby Program begins its third year Pregnant women continue to receive support to combat their drug addiction through the Drug Free Mother/Baby Program (DFMB) program offered by Greenbrier Valley Medical Center (GVMC) and Greenbrier Physicians, Inc. The three-year program is made possible through grants from the WV Perinatal Partnership, More...

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By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2015

Lewisburg in Bloom 2015 season kicks off with several ambitious projects

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By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2015

Greenbrier County significantly reduces drop-out rate and increases pre-k registration; still ranks in the middle of the state

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‘People’s Foot’ call for halt to MTR permits

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GVCF board member Charles Sheets (left) presents the 2015 distribution from the Moore Family Community Fund to Fred Kellerman for the Meadow Bridge Youth Park.
By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2015

Community Foundation distributes $130,000

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By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Kayakers take to flooded road for a leisurely Sunday float

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A Dominion Resources map showing a preferred and five alternative Atlantic Coast pipeline routes through the Monongahela National Forest and Pocahontas County.
By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Property owners file lawsuits against pipeline

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Civil War mural created by Pocahontas Countian Molly Must, to be dedicated in Marlinton on Palm Sunday, the 150th anniversary of Lee’s surrender at Appomattox.
By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Dedication of Civil War mural set for Palm Sunday

Dedication of Civil War mural set for Palm Sunday On Palm Sunday 1865, Lee and Grant met at Appomattox, marking the end of the Civil War. This Palm Sunday, 150 years later, will mark the dedication of a mural commemorating More...

Deva Wagner, Cindy Lavender-Bowe, Shannon Rausenberger, Mary Baldwin and Katie Eades spearheaded The Power of the Purse event to raise funds for mothers and children in the Greenbrier Valley.
By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Women gather to raise funds for those in need

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College students from across the country spend their spring break volunteering for Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity.
By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity hosts student volunteers in West Virginia for Spring Break

College students from across the country spend their spring break volunteering for Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity. This spring break, Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity will host 10 groups, a total of 163 students More...