Williamsburg couple remembers nine decades

Elmer and Mabel Hedrick (Photo by Mark Robinson)

Elmer and Mabel Hedrick (Photo by Mark Robinson) By Mark Robinson Elmer and Mabel Hedrick live just below Williamsburg. Mabel has lived in that part of the county for 92 years, Elmer for 91 years. Married in 1946, they had seven sons: David, Rodger, Steven, Barry, Bill, Gary and Rick. All seven sons live in Greenbrier County, and they get together often More...

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Lewisburg in Bloom-3254
By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

‘It’s Thanksgiving, not Spankxgiving’

‘It’s Thanksgiving, not Spankxgiving’ By Peggy Mackenzie “None of your money went into this one,” said Greenbrier County Commission President Mike McClung at the close of Tuesday’s commission meeting, More...

Douglas Hylton, Volunteer of the Year (left); Belinda Bostic representing Edgarton Café as Business of the Year; Sharon Schaefer, Board Member of the Year and Pamela Mentz, Public Official of the Year
By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Main Street Ronceverte honors award recipients

Douglas Hylton, Volunteer of the Year (left); Belinda Bostic representing Edgarton Café as Business of the Year; Sharon Schaefer, Board Member of the Year and Pamela Mentz, Public Official of the Year At a reception More...

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By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Police discover massive amount of drugs and weapons at Ronceverte home

By Sarah Mansheim On Thursday, Nov. 12, the Greenbrier County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force made what may be the largest drug bust in Greenbrier County history. Willie Keaton Goodson III, 22, of Ronceverte More...

Katherine Johnson
By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

White Sulphur native to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

THE WHITE HOUSE—Katherine G. Johnson, a pioneer in American space history and a native West Virginian, was named Monday as a 2015 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the United States’ highest civilian More...

Alderson Flower BAskets
By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Alderson Library’s parking woes discussed

By Brenda Boykin The Alderson Library Board requested that the area in front of the library to the parking lot entrance be painted yellow and designated for loading and unloading only. When cars are parked there, More...

Lewisburg in Bloom-3254
By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

A piano painting contest gets the green light from city council

By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg City Council agreed Tuesday evening to a piano painting contest proposed by the Cultural Arts Round Table, presented by Amy McEntire. Mayor John Manchester suggested the contest More...

Welcome to WSS (Photo by Sara Swann)
By admin On Saturday, November 21st, 2015

Spa City Council entertains a light agenda

By Sarah Mansheim White Sulphur Springs City Council met for a brief session Monday night, entertaining a light agenda. The monthly meeting had been rescheduled from the previous week due to lack of a quorum, and More...

Frank Massie with his wife, Ann. (Photo by Mark Robinson)
By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Veteran gets High School Diploma 51 years later

Frank Massie with his wife, Ann. (Photo by Mark Robinson) Three veterans chat with friends before the ceremony began. On the far left, in the wheelchair, Chally Erb was in Vietnam in 1968-69. After being wounded, More...

Members of Greenbrier Co. Elder Abuse Awareness Committee
By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015

lder Abuse Awareness Event slated November 20

Elder Abuse Awareness Event slated November 20 The Greenbrier County Elder Abuse Awareness Committee is sponsoring a community-wide awareness event Friday, Nov. 20 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Fairlea Baptist Church. More...