Airport to stage aircraft disaster & mass casualty exercise/drill April 20

On Apr. 20, Greenbrier Valley Airport Authority will conduct its Triennial Airport Emergency Exercise in a collaborative effort with the area’s First Responders, and the Greenbrier County Homeland Security Emergency Management Agency. The exercise is...

ACLU of West Virginia files lawsuit demanding documents on implementation of Trump Muslim ban

  The American Civil Liberties Union of West Virginia (ACLU-WV) filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit on Apr. 12 demanding government documents about the on-the-ground implementation of President Trump’s Muslim bans. The action is part...

Sam Black water line extension meeting set for April 22

The Greenbrier County Commission continues to work to get a water line extension on the West End. On Tuesday, Apr. 11, county commissioners voted unanimously to approve a grant amendment for the Community Development Block...

Credit card skimmers detected at WV gas stations

  Inspectors with the West Virginia Division of Labor have identified credit card skimmers at several gas station fuel pumps around the state recently. Skimmers have been detected at fuel stations in Charleston’s East End,...

Sheriff’s Office to conduct criminal patrols

  Beginning the week of Apr. 16, and continuing for an indeterminate period of time, the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Office will begin conducting criminal patrols throughout Greenbrier County, according to a press release from Sheriff...

Consumers warned about DHHR Cash Assistance scam

  West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, in coordination with the state’s Department of Health and Human Resources, warned consumers to be on guard against a phone scam seeking to steal personal information. The alert involves...

Hinton Earth Day packed with activities

  Celebrate and learn about our earth on Saturday, May 22 from 1-4 p.m. at Bellepoint Park in Hinton. The event will be overflowing with information and activities for both children and adults. Freebies to take...

Use caution during last-minute tax filing

  West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey reminds consumers to take their time filling out tax information in order to avoid any missteps as the Apr. 18 filing deadline quickly approaches. “Many people don’t file taxes...

LaFon – Dreher wedding upcoming

Rachel LaFon and Bill Dreher announce their upcoming open-church wedding on Thursday, May 20, at 2 p.m. at Bethel Pentecostal Holiness Church, Hokes Mill Road, Organ Cave, 0.6 mile off U.S. 219. God has...

Family Policy Council endorses Majority Voice candidates, president says he likes their color scheme

  In an interview with the Mountain Messenger, Family Policy Council of West Virginia President Allen Whitt denied his lobbying organization is endorsing the Majority Voice Party in Lewisburg. The Majority Voice Party is a new...