Rural Fire Service Fee still proceeding through Lewisburg Council

Among those pictured at the Rainelle ground-breaking ceremony: USDA State Director Bobby Lewis (left), Region 4 representative Chrissy Hanna, Mayor Andy Pendleton, council persons Randy Pendleton and Eddie Midkiff, Gov. Representative Kim Gross, Monica Venable, Michael Browning, representative for U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, and Senator Ron Miller.

Rural Fire Service Fee still proceeding through Lewisburg Council By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg City Council recently voted to approve the first reading of a Rural Fire Service Fee to generate revenue from rural areas within the Lewisburg Fire Department’s (LFD) First Due Area (FDA). Two more ordinance readings are scheduled; one at the next council More...

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By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Water system improvements come to Rainelle

Water system improvements come to Rainelle By Peggy Mackenzie The town of Rainelle has needed clean drinking water for a long time, says Mayor Andrea Pendleton. Infrastructure problems have plagued this western More...

Work is beginning on improvements to the entrance along US 219 North on Frankford Road to include bringing in fill and dirt to allow for landscaping and signage.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Ronceverte sets over half million dollars in projects for the summer

Work is beginning on improvements to the entrance along US 219 North on Frankford Road to include bringing in fill and dirt to allow for landscaping and signage. By Doug Hylton Ronceverte is working on over $500,000 More...

Prisoner Visitation and Support coordinator Willa Izzo and guest Susie Nalker (not pictured) presented to Lewisburg Rotarians on Apr. 27.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Visiting the forgotten

Prisoner Visitation and Support coordinator Willa Izzo and guest Susie Nalker (not pictured) presented to Lewisburg Rotarians on Apr. 27. By David Esteppe More than 50 percent of prisoners in federal prison get More...

Hundreds gathered at the Cecil H. Underwood building on the State Fairgrounds on May 2 to watch and “wager” on the Kentucky Derby at the Derby Days fundraiser hosted by Gateway Industries Inc.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Derby Day fundraiser draws crowd

Hundreds gathered at the Cecil H. Underwood building on the State Fairgrounds on May 2 to watch and “wager” on the Kentucky Derby at the Derby Days fundraiser hosted by Gateway Industries Inc.    More...

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By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Alderson man injured by motorcycle, airlifted to CAMC

By Sarah Mansheim An Alderson man is in intensive care after being hit by a motorcycle. Levi Livesay is currently in serious but stable condition at Charleston Area Medical Center following the Tuesday afternoon More...

By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

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‘With Open Arms’ at Trillium May 8-10: “With Open Arms,” a dance, music and movement theatre concert presented by Trillium Performing Arts at the Historic Lewis Theatre, 113 N. Court Street, Lewisburg. Tickets More...

By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Big Draft Road closes for bridge repairs

West Virginia Division of Highways announces that Big Draft Road will be closed to through traffic, according to James Moore, District Nine maintenance engineer. CR 36, Big Draft Road, will be closed for bridge More...

Wiseman’s Floral’s workshop is full of fresh flowers ready to be turned into Mother’s Day bouquets.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Wiseman’s Floral delivery service may help keep long-time business open

By Sarah Mansheim Beverly Boswell has owned and operated Wiseman’s Floral in Ronceverte for 11 years, and is hoping that her small shop can keep going. Tucked back into a space in the Lion’s Club building next More...

By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Power Lunch provided by Chamber of Commerce

Bring a bagged lunch and come out and see how your business can take advantage of On-The-Job-Training (OJT) through the Region I Workforce Investment Board. Representatives will be on hand Wednesday, May 13 from More...