Williamburg CEOS Club enjoys Christmas luncheon

The Williamsburg CEOS met for a Christmas luncheon on Dec. 13 at the Renick Community Center. Cassandria Perkins planned the gathering that was attended by members Virginia Hanna, Cassandria Perkins, Blanche Knicely, Loretta Shirley, Laura Rose, Linda Spencer, Barbara Deeds and Patricia Post and guest, Burl Post. A delicious lunch was prepared and More...

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Preschool applications available online

Greenbrier County Schools is conducting ongoing enrollment for the Universal Pre-K program. The link to register can be found at www.greenbriercountyschools.org on the home page, under the Pre-k department, or on More...

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West at Meadow Bridge: To the wire

By Mark Robinson (Photo by Mark Robinson)Greenbrier West’s Riley O’Dell, No. 33, grabs a rebound above Meadow Bridge’s Will Woods and his own teammate, Adam Johnson. The Greenbrier West boys basketball team More...

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Wrestlers of the Week

EGMS Name: Chase Martin Grade: 6th grade G.P.A.: 3.6 Parents: Jeffery and Tabatha Martin Record: 17-5 (11 Pins) Quote: “When you’ve got something to prove, there is nothing greater than a challenge.” Coach’s More...

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Greenbrier West falls behind at the end in Valley contest

By Mark Robinson (Photo by Mark Robinson)Greenbrier West’s Noah Midkiff slips between two Valley defenders to shoot a layup. West lost a close game, 47-42. The Greenbrier West basketball team hosted Valley High More...

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Republican Club holds January meeting

The Greenbrier County Republicans held its monthly meeting on Jan. 5 at the Greenbrier County Courthouse with 18 members in attendance in spite of the snowy, cold weather. Delegate George “Boogie” Ambler gave More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Joshua Saxe honored as 2016 Volunteer of the Year

Joshua Saxe, pastor at Saint James Episcopal Church and 2016 Volunteer of the Year. During the Tuesday evening council meeting, Mayor John  Manchester presented the city’s annual report for the past year, calling More...

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Church Bulletin

Lewisburg Interfaith Fellowship an inclusive spiritual community, will meet Saturday, Jan. 21, at 4 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, in the lower level off of Court Street. The group meets to discuss their spiritual More...

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At the Capitol: January 11 marked the start – briefly – of the 83rd Legislature

Wednesday marked the start – briefly – of the 83rd Legislature. As occurs in years after gubernatorial elections, legislators convened to elect their presiding officers, and this year, to hear a farewell More...

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State unemployment rate 5.9 percent in December

Total unemployment was down 1,600 over the year. The national unemployment rate inched up to 4.7 percent. Total nonfarm payroll employment decreased 8,300 in December, with gains of 900 in the goods-producing sector More...