Tag archive for ‘Greenbrier County Convention’
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau holds Cooperative Grant Program Training

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will hold a training workshop for its Cooperative Advertising Mini-Grant Program at 10 a.m. on Dec. 9. The session will be held in the Rahall Conference More...

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By admin On Monday, November 24th, 2014

Jim Justice: a complex businessman amongst us

By Sarah Mansheim It came out of the blue in June of 2009. As The Greenbrier teetered on the edge of bankruptcy, rumors had been rampant as to the resort’s future, and it looked like Marriott was slated to purchase More...

By admin On Monday, November 3rd, 2014

CVB annual report 2013-14 ‘tweaking the market strategy’

By Peggy Mackenzie According to Executive Director Kara Dense of the Greenbrier County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB), Greenbrier County continues to build upon its reputation as a premier getaway and tourist More...

By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Greenbrier County CVB to hold Partner Marketing program meetings

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will offer two meetings for local tourism businesses to learn about upcoming marketing opportunities. The first is Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 5 p.m. and the second More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Local team of authors show town history with stunning vintage photos

By David Esteppe Telling a story in pictures is Rainelle, the newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images in America series. The book written is by local authors: acclaimed writer and historian Joan More...

A typical Freshwater Folk Festival scene
By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Freshwater Folk Festival to make a splash in White Sulphur Springs

On Saturday, Oct. 4, folks of all ages will be heading for the Tenth Annual Freshwater Folk Festival on the grounds of the National Fish Hatchery in White Sulphur Springs. The fun begins at 10 a.m. and lasts until More...

By David Esteppe On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

It takes a village

The Children’s Home Society (CHS) will host its 10th Annual Make It Right for Kids Auction at the Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Center on Friday, Aug. 22. The event will be hosted by Lewisburg Mayor More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Sidewalk replacement project begins at Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center

A two-week project to replace the sidewalk in front of the Greenbrier County Convention Center began May 12. It is a collaborative effort of the City of Lewisburg and the Lewisburg Foundation to make the entrance More...

Alderson Quilters and Crafters
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

Greenbrier County Convention & Visitors Bureau awards funding to 13 local organizations for tourism marketing

Guild members accept a check from the Greenbrier County CVB as they prepare more than 50 quilts for display at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center. The quilts will be on display during the month of March, National More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Greenbrier County CVB launches contest for the ‘Best of the Greenbrier Valley’

 The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is seeking votes for the “Best of the Greenbrier Valley” contest which got underway Feb. 7. All are invited to cast a vote for their favorite Greenbrier More...