20th Annual Adopt-A-Highway Volunteer Appreciation Day Set for August 1 at Canaan Valley

The Adopt-A-Highway Volunteer Appreciation Day Picnic will take place on Saturday, Aug. 1, at Canaan Valley Resort in Tucker County. The Department of Environmental Protection and the Department of Transportation will host the day-long celebration of volunteers who pick up litter along West Virginia highways. Festivities begin at 9 a.m. with bingo, More...

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First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin honors Main Street and ON TRAC communities Awards honor community volunteers from around the state

First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin joined Main Street West Virginia in honoring the Governor’s Main Street and ON TRAC award recipients. Main Street and ON TRAC communities strive to help boost economic growth and More...

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DEP announces Environmental Excellence winners

West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection Cabinet Secretary Randy Huffman presented 23 Environmental Awards of Excellence this week during a ceremony at DEP headquarters in Charleston. The DEP’s annual More...

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Patriotic service, dinner and fireworks at GV Nazarene July 5

The multi-media patriotic musical “God Bless the USA,” featuring full DVD video graphics and accompaniment from Brentwood-Benson Music Publishing, will be presented by the Sanctuary Choir in the 10:30 a.m. morning More...

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Children’s Home Society of WV Greenbrier Valley Children’s Home Open House

The Children’s Home Society of West Virginia will celebrate the grand opening of the Greenbrier Valley Children’s Home at 331 7th Street, Rupert, on July 31, at 1 p.m. West Virginia Department of Health and More...

On Wednesday morning, June 24, members: Susan McKinney, guest (left); Judy Deegans, Peggy Brown, Mary Lindquist, Mary Jo Thompson, Johnny Diehl, farm manager who conducted the tour; Susan Ernst, guest; Barbara Tuckwiller, Polley Cunningham and Townley Hamilton, club president, learned of the many varities of vegetables grown from spring to fall at Eagle Rock, VA,  that are served to guests at the resort in White Sulphur Springs.
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Lewisburg House and Garden Club tour Greenbrier Farm Garden

On Wednesday morning, June 24, members: Susan McKinney, guest (left); Judy Deegans, Peggy Brown, Mary Lindquist, Mary Jo Thompson, Johnny Diehl, farm manager who conducted the tour; Susan Ernst, guest; Barbara Tuckwiller, More...

Members of the Lewisburg House and Garden Club were entranced with the discovery of a historic garden hidden from public view on a hillside at Clifton Forge, VA, at the residence of Donald Roberts, who restored the garden the past few years to its former glory. Following the tour of the spacious gardens, some members chatted with Roberts: Peggy Brown (left), Mary Lindquist, Mary Jo Thompson, Polley Cunningham and Roberts, owner of Ridgley Historic Gardens in Clifton Forge, VA, on Wednesday, June 24, completing their field trip of the area.
By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Historic garden discovered in Clifton Forge

Members of the Lewisburg House and Garden Club were entranced with the discovery of a historic garden hidden from public view on a hillside at Clifton Forge, VA, at the residence of Donald Roberts, who restored More...

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Lewisburg House and Garden Club enjoy field trip to Clifton Forge

Members of the Lewisburg House and Garden Club enjoyed a field day in the historic Clifton Forge, VA area planned by Peggy Brown, vice president/program chairman, leaving Lewisburg at nine o’clock in the morning More...

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WV Division of Culture and History now accepting entries for West Virginia Juried Exhibition 2015

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History (WVDCH) is now accepting entries for the 19th biennial West Virginia Juried Exhibition. The show will be on display at TAMARACK: The Best of West Virginia in Beckley. Submissions More...

The Blessing of Quilts for Missions was held at Christ Our Savior of the Valley Lutheran Church on Sunday, June 21. The 12 quilts will be sent to Lutheran World Relief and Orphan Grain Train for distribution around the world and the United States. The project was through Lutheran Woman’s Missionary League with Lyla Clark and her granddaughter Sierra Clark being instrumental in the completion of the project. Christ Our Savior is located in Lewisburg at 810 N. Jefferson Street with worship on Sundays at 11 a.m.
By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Christ Our Savior of the Valley Lutheran Church holds Blessing of Quilts

The Blessing of Quilts for Missions was held at Christ Our Savior of the Valley Lutheran Church on Sunday, June 21. The 12 quilts will be sent to Lutheran World Relief and Orphan Grain Train for distribution around More...