Ebola: You probably won’t get it

By Sarah Mansheim There’s a joke circulating on social media this week that says, “I’d tell you a joke about Ebola, but you probably won’t get it.” Despite the constant coverage of Ebola in the media, an outbreak on American soil remains unlikely because it is so hard to contract it. According to the Center for Disease Control, Ebola is spread More...

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By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Marlinton Council outlaws un-diapered horses

By Geoff Hamill Staff Writer Pocahontas Times As a result of complaints about horse manure on streets following Pioneer Days, Marlinton Town Council is outlawing horses without “diapers.” Council unanimously More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Lewisburg receives Special Recognition in AIB awards program

Recognition in AIB awards program By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg City Council was presented with a slide review of America in Bloom (AIB) judges’ visit last summer by Recording Officer Shannon Beatty at the More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Production company plans documentary on life in the Quiet Zone

Suzanne Stewart Pocahontas Times Staff Writer To the outside world, living without cell service would be considered a nightmare. For Green Bank residents, it’s a fact of everyday life living in the National Radio More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Greenbrier County Grand Jury Indictments October 2014

The Greenbrier County Grand Jury met recently and handed up the following indictments. Judge Robert E. Richardson’s arraignments were scheduled for Oct. 23 at 1:30 p.m. Judge James J. Rowe’s arraignments are More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Chamber sponsors Candidate Forum at GVT

By Sarah Mansheim Candidates for the State Senate and the WV House of Delegates joined the community last Tuesday night at Greenbrier Valley Theatre in the second of a series of candidate forums sponsored by the More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Welcome back, Greenbrier College for Women and Greenbrier Military School alumni!


One of Connie Manchester’s award-winning photo submissions to America in Bloom’s photography contest depicts a familiar Lewisburg streetscape “worth a thousand words”
By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Local photographer wins national photo contest

By Peggy Mackenzie Connie Manchester of Lewisburg was one of three winners in America in Bloom’s “How Does Your Town Measure Up Against America’s Prettiest” photo contest which celebrates beauty in American More...

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By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

City Council considers bringing Rolling Thunder to White Sulphur Springs

        By Leah Deitz White Sulphur Springs City Council met Oct. 14 to discuss property issues, bids for the proposed Phase I Archeological study, and the possibility of bringing the WV Veterans’ More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

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 More...