Tag archive for ‘Greenbrier County Convention’
By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

CVB denied funding for tourism plan

Dear Editor: What an amazing summer it has been in Greenbrier County. From The Greenbrier Classic to the New Orleans Saints training camp to record crowds at the State Fair of West Virginia, our area has hosted More...

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By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

GCC balks at CVB’s proposed tourism strategy plan

By Peggy Mackenzie Speaking before the county commission Tuesday evening, on July 28, Kara Dense, executive director of Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) presented a proposed clear plan for More...

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By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Children’s author to speak at Library

S. D. Smith, whose fantasy adventure The Green Ember has been compared to The Chronicles of Narnia and The Lord of the Rings, will talk about his books and sign them for young fans at the Greenbrier County Public More...

Greenbrier Artists’ poetry inspired art will be exhibited at Visitors’ Center through August
By admin On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Celebrate ‘Painted Poetry’ with Greenbrier Artists during the Literary Festival

In conjunction with the Lewisburg Literary Festival, the Greenbrier Artists invite the public to a special art event at the Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors’ Center. Members of the art group have painted More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Greenbrier County CVB assists popular Lewisburg Music Festival

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) granted $1,500 in marketing funds to Carnegie Hall’s Lewisburg Music Festival. Saturday, July 25 is the second annual Lewisburg Music Festival featuring More...

Lewisburg Citizens Party candidates: John Manchester, Beverly White and Joseph Lutz
By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

Lewisburg Citizens Party candidates seek re-election

Lewisburg Citizens Party candidates: John Manchester, Beverly White and Joseph Lutz Lewisburg Citizens Party candidates John Manchester, Joseph Lutz and Beverly White announce that they are seeking re-election to More...

By admin On Friday, May 15th, 2015

Greenbrier County CVB announces ‘Best of the Greenbrier Valley’ winners

  The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) celebrated National Tourism Week by announcing the third annual “Best of the Greenbrier Valley” winners at an awards reception on May 7. National 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...

An “Open” sign hangs in front of Bella, the Corner Gourmet, a downtown Lewisburg shop that is celebrating five years in business this month. The Lewisburg Shopping District draws tourists from all over the region and is a large driver of local tourism. 
(Photo courtesy of Tamera Pence)
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

As National Travel and Tourism Week is celebrated across the country, the Greenbrier Valley is gearing up for a full season

As National Travel and Tourism Week is celebrated across the country, the Greenbrier Valley is gearing up for a full season By Sarah Mansheim National Travel and Tourism Week begins on Saturday, May 2, and the industry More...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Tourism industry projects to receive $1.19 million in matching funds to attract visitors

West Virginia tourism industry projects totaling more than $2.6 million have been approved by the West Virginia Tourism Commission to receive $1.19 million in matching funds through the Matching Advertising Partnership More...