Alderson Town Council sets Trick or Treat hours

By Brenda Boykin Town council approved that the Trick or Treat hours for Alderson will be Friday, Oct. 31 from 6 until 8 p.m. at the homes where the front porch lights are on. An official approval was granted by council to allow Mayor Travis Copenhaver to pay the bills for the town and present the council with a report of the monthly expenditures, as More...

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By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Mayor seeks flood control funding for Rainelle

By Peggy Mackenzie The mayor of Rainelle, Andrea (Andy) Pendleton, together with Tom Oxley, an engineer with Thrasher Group, requested assistance from the Greenbrier County Commission with dredging and cleaning More...

Lee and Mark Gillespie and witnesses at their marriage ceremony performed by Greenbrier County Circuit Court Judge James J. Rowe. The ceremony was not attended by press as requested by the couple
By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Traditional marriage evolves and arrives in Greenbrier Co.

By David Esteppe With almost 30 states now accepting same sex marriages, West Virginia’s Governor Earl Ray Tomblin announced his backing of the Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s decision to no longer enforce More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Maxwelton VA Clinic closed again

The Beckley Veterans Affairs Medical Center announced the temporary relocation of services from the Greenbrier County Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in Maxwelton to the Beckley VAMC. Local services were More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Meet the Candidates

Meet the Candidates on Thursday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. at 200 West Main Street, Ronceverte City Hall, Ronceverte. Come out and meet the candidates for the upcoming November election. Feel free to ask candidates questions More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Alderson Community Market AutumnFest

Join the Alderson Community Market AutumnFest this Saturday, Oct. 18. There will be apple cider pressing, world-famous Walnut Ball, face painting, baked goods, local produce, corn grinding, raffle prizes and more. Music More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Ronceverte City Council adopts comprehensive plan

By Sarah Mansheim Ronceverte has a plan. The Ronceverte city council has put into place a 10-year comprehensive plan, making use of community feedback and sustainable land use guidelines to map out the municipality’s More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Lewisburg loses Home Rule bid

By Peggy Mackenzie The West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Board announced Monday that of the 22 cities with applications for West Virginia’s Home Rule Pilot Program, 16 were picked to participate. The Home Rule More...

GES students are thrilled with their new playground
By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Local school combines fun and education with community support

Greenbrier Episcopal School is happy to announce that they have a new interactive playground that combines education and fun. Through community support GES students now get to play while they learn. Four Season’s More...

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 admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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 More...