October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Members of the Greenbrier Valley Breast Cancer Support Group stand before the courthouse at a wreath-hanging ceremony to bring awareness, treatment and cure of the disease. Breast cancer survivors: Front Row: Brinda Renick (left), Hilda Halstead, Ruth Kreft, Frances Zicafoose and Betty White; Supporters: Back Row: Judy Burns (left), Larryetta Ellis, Cathy Osborn, Bev Colombo and Karen Jones. (Photo by Peggy Mackenzie)

By Peggy Mackenzie Visitors to the Greenbrier County courthouse during the month of October may note the pink-bannered wreath over the entry door. The wreath is there to remind those who enter that October is West Virginia Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The pink ribbon is now nationally recognized as the most prominent symbol of breast cancer awareness. More...

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By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Chamber to host candidates’ forum

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all of the public, County Commission candidates, County clerk candidates, Radio Greenbrier, Sharp Video Productions and The Greenbrier Valley Theatre More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Found human remains identified

  By David Esteppe Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department has released the identity of the remains discovered by a person looking for glass bottles in trash near Surber Road outside of White Sulphur Springs More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Greenbrier County Schools celebrates National Farm to School Month

October is National School Lunch Week and National Farm to School Month. The Farm-to-School initiative connects schools with regional or local farms to serve healthy meals using locally produced foods. Throughout More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Our Children, Our Future hosts Meet the Candidates October 29

Join us as we meet our state candidates for the Senate and House of Delegates and learn about the Our Children, Our Future campaign on Oct. 29 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Lewisburg City Hall. The forum will include a More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

It’s the wells, Virginia, not the fracking

  By Peggy Mackenzie A new study has found evidence that poorly constructed wells and not frack chemicals are responsible for water contamination near natural gas wells, according to a report published in the More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Police Blotter

A Greenbrier County man plead to a lesser felony charge in court before Judge James J. Rowe on Monday, Oct. 6. According to the Greenbrier County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Jerome Anthony Finney, 40, of White More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

History Alive! Program of Humanities Council adding new characters

The popular History Alive! program of the West Virginia Humanities Council is adding half a dozen new figures from history that will be available for presentations beginning this Nov. 1. The new characters are: More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Dream Weaver fundraiser and events

Dream Weaver Activity Center at 57 Main Street in White Sulphur Springs has announced its October activities. Each Thursday evening from 8-10 p.m., come by Dream Weaver and enjoy music by local performers Andy Burke More...

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By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Barbara Nissman concert set for October 25

Greenbrier Valley Theatre is set to present An Afternoon with Barbara & “Friends,” Saturday, Oct. 25, at 3 p.m. Children of all ages are invited to spend a magical musical afternoon with pianist Barbara More...