TEDxLewisburg: The Future… Not What it Used to Be

By Peggy Mackenzie The TEDxLewisburg event held last Friday at the Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) was a successful, thought-provoking presentation brimming with dynamic speakers, many of whom are local talent. What is TED, you might ask? “TED” translates to Technology-Entertainment-Design, the original focus of the TED talks. TEDx was created in More...

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By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Inspiration breeds great things and pays it forward

By David Esteppe Private charitable organization Prodigy Foundation, in supporting education and job creation in West Virginia, has awarded its annual West Virginia School Teacher of the year prize of $5,000 to More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Man found guilty of murder in Monroe County

By Sarah Mansheim A Peterstown man was found guilty in Monroe County Circuit Court last week after facing first-degree murder charges for the June, 2013 shooting death of his lover’s husband. Joshua Neal Hubbard, More...

Lee Skaggs and Vicky Ambler welcoming new member Libby Phillips Harvey
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Alderson Community Center Executive Board welcomes new members

Lee Skaggs and Vicky Ambler welcoming new member Libby Phillips Harvey     Community Center Youth Auxiliary members: Jarred Terry (left), Josh Boswell, Scott Stacy, Travis Bowyer and President Rick Parker. More...

Seated: Mayor Copenhaver signs Community of Unity Day Proclamation. Standing: Organizers of Community of Unity Day events: Carol Ayers (left), Mary Ellen Reece and Lee Ann Grimes
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Mayor Copenhaver proclaims ‘Community of Unity Day” in Alderson

Seated: Mayor Copenhaver signs Community of Unity Day Proclamation. Standing: Organizers of Community of Unity Day events: Carol Ayers (left), Mary Ellen Reece and Lee Ann Grimes October is National Breast Cancer More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Briefly…

Alderson Community Market Come out and join the fun! The Market is a family-friendly place with local vendors selling fresh produce and plants, baked goods, eggs, crafts, coffee and more. Plus, double your dollars More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Annual Arts and Crafts Fair proceeds will fund great things

By David Esteppe The 33rd Annual Art and Craft Show at the State Fair Event Center positions itself to fund several local causes with currently sold out vendor booths. The show will be held in the West Virginia More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Embezzlement case continues for former Ronceverte fire chief

Former Ronceverte Volunteer Fire Department Chief Jody Campbell was in Greenbrier County Circuit Court on Tuesday, Sept. 30 seeking a plea hearing. The charges against him stem from 2009, in which he, and other More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Heroin bust in Lewisburg

Randolph Ingram, 54, of Detroit , MI, and Rachel Corrigan, 25, of Huntington, WV, were arrested on Sept. 27 at 9:00 a.m. on charges of one count each possession of heroin with intent to distribute and conspiring More...

Sophia Pearlman presents her report on West Virginia
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

CA girl learns lessons about WV

Although Sophia Pearlman lives 2,500 miles away in Ladera Ranch, California, her ties to West Virginia are strong. Last spring, when the ten year-old, fifth grader was assigned to write a state report, she chose More...