Winter Heating Safety Tips

About 3,500 Americans die each year and around 18,300 are injured – in what are determined to be FIRES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN PREVENTED. Many of these fires occur during the colder weather months when people are indoors more and power outages are more frequent. Each winter in West Virginia, home fires increase steadily between the months of November More...

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By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

GVEDC receives Benedum Planning Grant for Regional Entrepreneurial Program

Greenbrier Valley Economic Development Corporation (GVEDC), partnering with New River Community and Technical College and New River Gorge Regional Development Authority recently received a Benedum Foundation Planning More...

By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Briefly… 02-14-15

Baked Steak Dinner in Williamsburg An “old fashioned” Baked Steak Dinner will be held Saturday, Feb. 14 from 4-7 p.m. at the Williamsburg Community Building. Bring your sweetheart and enjoy baked steak/gravy, More...

A large crowd cheers on participants at 2014 Greenbrier Polar Bear Plunge. Each year plungers come to Blue Bend and jump in to raise funds and awareness for child abuse. 0The Greenbrier Valley Polar Bear Plunge Club convenes each year on the closest Saturday to Mar. 8 at Blue Bend in the Monongahela National Forest in Greenbrier County. Visit facebook.com/greenbrierpolarbear.
By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

12th Annual Polar Bear Plunge planned for Blue Bend

Organizers of the 12th Annual Greenbrier Valley Polar Bear Plunge Club say the charity event for the nonprofit Child and Youth Advocacy Center in Lewisburg is set for Saturday, Mar. 7, beginning at 1 p.m at the More...

Kimber Harman
By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Proudly announcing the blessed arrival of beautiful Miss Kimber Serenity Harman

Born Jan. 22, 2015, 8 lbs. 11.8 oz., 21-3/4 in., 33 hrs. 3 min. Her proud parents are Amanda and Bill Harman. Proud families: Maw Maw and Pappa Sherry and Eddie Harman, Uncle Doug and Aunt Tara Harman and sweet More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Ambler clarifies his stance on education bill

By Peggy Mackenzie West Virginia isn’t often the topic of national news, with the probable exception of chemical spills and pipeline explosions, but recently the Huffington Post put out an article on a pending More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Ronceverte City Council hears report from water operator

By Sarah Mansheim As of last Monday night’s city council meeting, some Ronceverte residents were still without water. Ronceverte Water Operator Steve Williams reported to council that there were people in the More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Lewisburg in Bloom formed

Lewisburg in Bloom, a consortium of groups focused on coordinating and enhancing beautification efforts has recently been formed. The Committee includes representatives of Lewisburg merchants, garden clubs, the More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

V-Day

By Peggy Mackenzie Valentine’s Day was served up to be a very big deal back when I was a young, shy second grader. Filled with only recently acquired ideas about romance and the possibility of being thought of More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Concord Charlie predicts early spring

Coach Garin Justice serves as Grand Groundhog Watcher at Annual Concord University Breakfast It’s official! Concord Charlie has predicted an early spring. Concord University President Dr. Kendra Boggess relayed More...