Justice buys back coal mines for one percent of selling price

By Sarah Mansheim Greenbrier County billionaire and Greenbrier resort owner Jim Justice has announced he has bought back the coal mines he sold to a Russian company several years ago for less than 1 percent of what he sold it for. On Feb. 12, the Jim Justice family paid $5 million for Bluestone, a mining facility located in McDowell and Wyoming counties More...

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By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

High Vista Realty welcomes new agent

High Vista Realty announced David S. Ferrell has joined the company as a full-time agent. A native of West Virginia, Dave has returned to the mountain state after retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel of Aviation and More...

By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

WVU Extension’s new program helps farmers and producers grow food businesses

West Virginia University Extension Service is hosting a Food for Profit workshop on Mar. 25 in the Underwood Youth Building East Wing on the WV State Fairgrounds. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and costs More...

By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Nominations open for 2015 Greenbrier Valley Small Business of the Year

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce is holding a competition for Greenbrier Valley’s 2015 Small Business of the Year Award. The nominations are open to any business who is a member of the Chamber of Commerce. More...

By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Secretary Tennant praises Senate Military Committee’s passage of ‘Boots to Business Bill’

Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant said this week she is pleased to hear the Senate Military Committee voted to unanimously pass a bipartisan bill that would waive the registration fee for a new business started More...

By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Professional development sessions offered

MountainHeart Child Care Resource and Referral Services, a program of MountainHeart Community Services Inc., will conduct a professional development session on Thursday, Feb. 26 at the Workforce WV Career Center, More...

By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Central Greenbrier Little League Baseball sign-ups upcoming

Central Greenbrier Little League baseball sign-ups will be held at the Quality Inn in the Friars Hill Room on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2-4 p.m.; Tuesday, Mar. 3, 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, Mar. 7, 9 a.m. to noon. Divisions/Ages: • More...

Liam Lusher
By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Liam Lusher EGMS NAME: Liam Lusher GRADE: 8th Grade G.P.A.: 3.2 CURRENT HIGHLIGHT: Ranked 2nd in the State (32 Wins/22 Pins) PARENTS: Frank and Renee Lusher CITY: Lewisburg FAVORITE QUOTE: “Weekend Championships More...

Logan Evans
By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

WRESTLER OF THE WEEK

Logan Evans GEHS NAME: Logan Evans GRADE: 10th Grade G.P.A.: 2.6 CURRENT HIGHLIGHT: BNI Champion (34 Wins/15 Pins) PARENTS: Andy Evans and Bridgett Morrison CITY: Clintonville FAVORITE QUOTE: “If you never lose, More...

By admin On Friday, February 20th, 2015

MILUK’S MAT’TERS

By Brian Miluk, GEHS Wrestling Coach Need somewhere to go to get out of the COLD? Well, the Wrestling Regional Championships are here!! I am sure that it will be very heated there. This year they will be hosted More...