United Way announces Campaign Co-chairs

Katie Eads (left), Deva Wagner, Shannon Rausenberger and Mary Baldwin will co-chair the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley’s 2014 campaign

The United Way of the Greenbrier Valley announces the Campaign Co-Chairs of its 2014 Campaign: Mary Baldwin, Katie Eads, Shannon Rausenberger and Deva Wagner. The women – all successful small business owners and mothers – are passionate about their communities and making a positive impact in the world. United Way of the Greenbrier Valley’s More...

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Sherry McCormick-Hawkins, Board Member of the Year (left); Betty Ralston, Volunteer of the Year and Lacey and Nancy Thomas representing Ronceverte Feed Store as Business of the Year. (Not photographed: Sonny Zimmerman as City Official of the Year)
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Main Street Ronceverte honors award recipients

At a reception following their annual board meeting on Sept. 15, the Main Street Ronceverte Board of Directors acknowledged the hard work of outgoing officers and recognized the contributions that the board and More...

cakes & cones
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Do fries come with that shake?

By David Esteppe With 33 flavors of Hershey’s ice cream, Tiffany Musak’s Cakes and Cones is now open on South Court Street in Lewisburg. With a soft opening only three weeks ago, Musak says, “My homemade cupcakes More...

Carnegie tourism award
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Carnegie receives Star of Industry award

The 2014 West Virginia Governor’s Conference on Tourism was held last week in Charleston. This year’s theme, “Turn It Up!,” focused on the key role tourism plays in the economic development of the Mountain More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

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 More...

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...