Tag archive for ‘Joe Manchin’
By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Manchin and Capito announce investment to boost economy and create jobs in West Virginia

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) recently announced that the Economic Development Administration (EDA) will provide $70,000 to the Region 4 Planning and Development Council to invest More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Manchin, Capito, Jenkins get commitment from VA Secretary to reopen Greenbrier CBOC

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito, along with Representative Evan Jenkins, spoke with United States Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Bob McDonald regarding the reopening of the Greenbrier Community More...

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.
By admin On Friday, May 8th, 2015

Rural Fire Service Fee still proceeding through Lewisburg Council

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 More...

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...

By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Rev. Lowell E. Keeney

Rev. Lowell E. Keeney The Rev. Dr. Lowell E. “Eddie” Keeney, 80, left his earthly existence Thursday, Apr. 23, 2015. He was born Oct. 1, 1914, at Eskdale, WV, to Richard A. Keeney and Tersie B. Combs Keeney. In More...

By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

Justice sets sights on governor’s seat

By Sarah Mansheim Three days after Senator Joe Manchin announced he will not be seeking the governor’s seat in 2016, local impresario Jim Justice announced he’s considering a run for governor. The Greenbrier More...

By admin On Friday, April 10th, 2015

UBB mine disaster – five years later

By Peggy Mackenzie Three hundred feet underground when it happened, Stanley “Goose” Stewart later recalled the Upper Big Branch explosion. “It’s always in the back of your head, and often times it comes More...

By admin On Friday, March 20th, 2015

A Monumental idea

By David Esteppe On Feb. 19, President Obama protected over 20,000 acres of picturesque lands surrounding the Arkansas River in Colorado designated as the Browns Canyon National Monument. This comes after the president More...

By admin On Friday, February 27th, 2015

Greenbrier County Veterans Outpatient Clinic slated to reopen

According to the Beckley VA Medical Center Director Karin L. McGraw, the Greenbrier County Veterans Outpatient Clinic is slated to open for Veterans on Friday, Feb. 27 at 8 a.m. The announcement, which came on Monday, More...

Greenbrier County student participants in last week’s All-State Choral Conference in Charleston: First Row: Shaylan Lafferty (left), Vivian Fleshman, Bailey Brown, Trey Adkins, Devin Miller and Kameron Pack; Second Row: Halle Richmond (left), Makayla Neely, Nevaeh Traynhem, Lindsey Sykes, Marley Kesterson, Makayla Lilly, Cintera Donaldson and Steven Boswell; Third Row: Joseph Santiago (left), Sam Snyder, Brennen Staunton, Drake Dunn and Shawn Boswell. (Not pictured, but participating representing Greenbrier East High School was Ms. Chloe Nelson.)
By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

Sing, sing a song

By David Esteppe This past weekend, student members from Western Greenbrier Middle, Eastern Greenbrier Middle, and Greenbrier East High schools participated in the West Virginia Choral Directors Association All More...