Tag archive for ‘Greenbrier County Convention’
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...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

City of Lewisburg encourages public to attend Comprehensive Plan meeting

What are the biggest issues facing the City of Lewisburg? Lewisburg is hosting a community meeting to gather citizen input on creating the city’s comprehensive plan. All residents, business owners, and other interested More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Lewisburg named one of America’s favorite towns by Travel & Leisure magazine

Travel & Leisure magazine recently announced the winners of an inaugural survey to determine America’s Favorite Towns. Lewisburg was among the winners. The survey asked Travel & Leisure fans to nominate More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, October 25th, 2013

GVB Annual Report includes a contest and a facelift

The 2012-2013 annual report from Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (GCCVB) described the inaugural Best of the Greenbrier Valley contest and a facelift for the organization’s website. The Best of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 4th, 2013

Local nonprofits prepare to celebrate giving

With two significant events approaching in November: National Philanthropy Day and Protect Giving Day, the local nonprofit community is planning celebratory programs. Approximately 125 nonprofit organizations in More...