GROW Project branches out

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By Peggy Mackenzie In a recent newsletter,  Director Meike Schleiff stated she will return to Haiti this summer to renew discussions with the Haitian team about the next steps in store for GROW Haiti as the international focus of GROW’s work. All funds received thus far have been, and will continue to be, used for the international outreach to Haiti, More...

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Among those pictured at the Rainelle ground-breaking ceremony: USDA State Director Bobby Lewis (left), Region 4 representative Chrissy Hanna, Mayor Andy Pendleton, council persons Randy Pendleton and Eddie Midkiff, Gov. Representative Kim Gross, Monica Venable, Michael Browning, representative for U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, and Senator Ron Miller.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Rural Fire Service Fee still proceeding through Lewisburg Council

Rural Fire Service Fee still proceeding through Lewisburg Council By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg City Council recently voted to approve the first reading of a Rural Fire Service Fee to generate revenue from rural More...

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By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Water system improvements come to Rainelle

Water system improvements come to Rainelle By Peggy Mackenzie The town of Rainelle has needed clean drinking water for a long time, says Mayor Andrea Pendleton. Infrastructure problems have plagued this western More...

Work is beginning on improvements to the entrance along US 219 North on Frankford Road to include bringing in fill and dirt to allow for landscaping and signage.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Ronceverte sets over half million dollars in projects for the summer

Work is beginning on improvements to the entrance along US 219 North on Frankford Road to include bringing in fill and dirt to allow for landscaping and signage. By Doug Hylton Ronceverte is working on over $500,000 More...

Prisoner Visitation and Support coordinator Willa Izzo and guest Susie Nalker (not pictured) presented to Lewisburg Rotarians on Apr. 27.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Visiting the forgotten

Prisoner Visitation and Support coordinator Willa Izzo and guest Susie Nalker (not pictured) presented to Lewisburg Rotarians on Apr. 27. By David Esteppe More than 50 percent of prisoners in federal prison get More...

Hundreds gathered at the Cecil H. Underwood building on the State Fairgrounds on May 2 to watch and “wager” on the Kentucky Derby at the Derby Days fundraiser hosted by Gateway Industries Inc.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Derby Day fundraiser draws crowd

Hundreds gathered at the Cecil H. Underwood building on the State Fairgrounds on May 2 to watch and “wager” on the Kentucky Derby at the Derby Days fundraiser hosted by Gateway Industries Inc.    More...

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By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Alderson man injured by motorcycle, airlifted to CAMC

By Sarah Mansheim An Alderson man is in intensive care after being hit by a motorcycle. Levi Livesay is currently in serious but stable condition at Charleston Area Medical Center following the Tuesday afternoon More...

Miranda Lambert & Blake Shelton THIS ONE
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton to take stage at 2015 Greenbrier Classic Concert Series July 3

Classic Concert Series July 3 Tournament officials announced this week that Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton will perform on Friday, July 3, as part of the 2015 Greenbrier Classic Concert Series, coinciding with More...

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin (right) presents symbolic check to Skip Deegans, member of the Friends of the Blue Committee
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Greenbrier Historical Society receives grant for The Blue

Governor Earl Ray Tomblin (right) presents symbolic check to Skip Deegans, member of the Friends of the Blue Committee The WV State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) awarded a $25,000 Development Grant to the More...

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By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Investigation ensues after whistle blown on Beckley VA

By David Esteppe The U.S. Office of Special Council (OSC) informed the White House and Congress on Apr. 22 that the Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in Beckley put patients at medical risk and violated VA More...