Robert C. Byrd Clinic-Rupert to host Bonnie’s Bus

Bonnie’s Bus is coming to Rupert on Aug. 18

Bonnie’s Bus is coming to Rupert on Aug. 18 Bonnie’s Bus will be at Rupert Community Center on Aug. 18, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. As part of Robert C. Byrd Clinic’s ongoing breast cancer awareness efforts, the Robert C. Byrd Clinic-Rupert site will be hosting this event at the Rupert Community Center. Breast Cancer is the most commonly More...

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Green Bank telescope
By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Green Bank Telescope joins ‘Breakthrough Listen’ to vastly accelerate search for intelligent life in the Universe

The National Science Foundation’s Green Bank Telescope (GBT) will join in the most powerful, comprehensive, and intensive scientific search ever for signs of intelligent life in the Universe. The international More...

Peterstown Middle School students Brooklynn Terry and Evan Haag test out the robot they built at the FIRST Lego League Boot Camp this week, which was hosted by New River Community and Technical College. The boot camp is a NASA-sponsored partnership; its goal is to help ready students for robotics competitions as part of an effort to get students interested in science and technology careers. (Sarah Mansheim photo and text)
By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Lego Leaguers put their knowledge to the test

Peterstown Middle School students Brooklynn Terry and Evan Haag test out the robot they built at the FIRST Lego League Boot Camp this week, which was hosted by New River Community and Technical College. The boot More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Federal grants awarded to DEP, WV communities for assessment and cleanup of brownfields

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has been awarded a $200,000 federal brownfields grant. It’s one of several grants, totaling $1.6 million that will be used to assess and clean up More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Red Cross continues to respond to flooding

Over the last week, West Virginia was impacted by severe storms that caused flooding in multiple counties. The Mineral Wells Volunteer Fire Department reported flooding unlike anything anyone in the community has More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

DEP announces more than $71,000 in litter control grants

Cabinet Secretary Randy Huffman announced this week the recipients of the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection’s Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan (REAP) litter control matching grants. There More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Rep. Jenkins announces grants

U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins (R-WV) announced this week that the Frankford Volunteer Fire Department has received a $50,429 Assistance to Firefighters Grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Briefly… 07.25.15

Free School Supplies Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church, 810 North Jefferson Street, Lewisburg, will be giving away school supplies Saturday, July 25, beginning at 9 a.m. The supplies will be given on a first come More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Manchin, Capito, Jenkins get commitment from VA Secretary to reopen Greenbrier CBOC

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito, along with Representative Evan Jenkins, spoke with United States Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Bob McDonald regarding the reopening of the Greenbrier Community More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Greenbrier East ‘Gold Seats’ available for purchase

Football season is just around the corner and many exciting things are happening in the Greenbrier East High School Athletic department. Greenbrier East Athletics feels that the most important ingredient for a successful More...