Lewisburg helps clean up Rainelle after flood

  Rainelle Mayor Andy Pendleton visited the City of Lewisburg recently to thank Lewisburg Mayor John Manchester and Lewisburg Public Works employee Gary Winebremmer for Lewisburg’s help in providing their street sweeper after the June...

Flight reservation still a snag at airport

  Though quietly concerned, Greenbrier Valley Airport Manager Stephen Snyder said things are slowly looking up for the airport (GVA). Via Airlines has successfully maintained flight schedules for the past 60 plus days, with only a...

Senators introduce bill to expand broadband deployment

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV), Roger Wicker (R-MS), Brian Schatz (D-HI), Deb Fischer (R-NE) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) this week introduced the Rural Wireless Access Act of 2017. The legislation would require the Federal...

Threat against Eastern Greenbrier Middle School deemed ‘unfounded’

  An anonymous threat against Eastern Greenbrier Middle School last week was found to be groundless. According to Greenbrier County Schools Superintendent Jeffrey Bryant, an anonymous post on Facebook indicated a threat against the school on...

Justice adds state employee protection bill to special session call

  In a press release distributed on Monday, Governor Jim Justice announced that he is adding legislation to the special session call to shield West Virginia’s state workforce from benefit cuts. The measure will protect employees...

Two-time U.S. Open Champ Rafter set to compete in Tennis Showcase

Two-time U.S. Open singles champion Patrick Rafter will participate in The Greenbrier Tennis Showcase, which will take place on June 3 at Center Court at Creekside at The Greenbrier. Rafter will replace Tim Henman, who...

Mountaineer Boys State and Rhododendron Girls States

    The American Legion Mountaineer Boys State camp was created in 1936 and holds the second oldest charter in the nation. This is the 79th year for Mountaineer Boys State in West Virginia. Mountaineer Boys State...

White Sulphur Library to host summer reading program

  Children will explore topics such as construction and recycling this summer as the White Sulphur Springs Public Library presents “Build a Better World” during this year’s summer library program. Activities will include costume creation,...

Manchin’s ‘Commonsense Connections’ returns

  U.S. Senator Joe Manchin’s office will launch its ninth “Commonsense Connections” Week beginning Monday, May 22. Representatives from Senator Manchin’s office will make more than 80 stops across the state to bring federal government...

Sobriety Checkpoint

The West Virginia State Police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on US Rt. 219 in the Fairlea area of Greenbrier County on Friday, May 12. The checkpoint will be in operation between 8 p.m....