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By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Lewisburg tables fire service fee ordinance a second time

By Peggy Mackenzie With a solid body of citizens present at city hall Tuesday evening, ready to comment on Lewisburg’s revised fire service fee, Mayor John Manchester announced a second tabling of the proposed More...

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By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2015

Rural Fire Fee discussions heat up council meetings

By Sarah Mansheim As one town has cancelled its rural fire fee, another is moving forward with its plans to put one in place. On Monday evening, White Sulphur Springs City Council voted to “kill” an ordinance More...

America In Bloom judges Linda Cromer (left) and Melanie Riggs (right) flank Shannon Beatty, coordinator of the Lewisburg In Bloom project in which citizens, businesses, and local government have combined to create many community improvements and visible enhancements in preparation for the Beautiful Small Town contest.
By admin On Friday, July 10th, 2015

It’s not just about the flowers America In Bloom judges arrive in Lewisburg

America In Bloom judges Linda Cromer (left) and Melanie Riggs (right) flank Shannon Beatty, coordinator of the Lewisburg In Bloom project in which citizens, businesses, and local government have combined to create More...

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By admin On Friday, July 10th, 2015

Lewisburg holds water protection meeting hosted by WV Land Trust

By Peggy Mackenzie When the Elk River was polluted with chemicals in January of 2014, and 300,000 people near Charleston were without water for weeks, the state legislature passed a law requiring all state municipalities More...

By admin On Friday, July 10th, 2015

Water Conservation Order withdrawn

Effective Monday, July 6, the City of Lewisburg has withdrawn its water conservation alert. “Water levels in our water tanks have recovered sufficiently so that we are now able to withdraw our water conversation More...

Lewisburg Mayor John Manchester (left) and Council members Beverly White and Joseph Lutz take the oath of office at Tuesday morning’s meeting.
By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Organizational session held by Lewisburg City Council reaffirms mayor’s role as city administrator

Lewisburg Mayor John Manchester (left) and Council members Beverly White and Joseph Lutz take the oath of office at Tuesday morning’s meeting. By Sarah Mansheim Greenbrier County Circuit Judge James Rowe donned More...

By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

July workshops focus on landowner opportunities to protect drinking water

The City of Lewisburg, Greenbrier River Watershed Association, and the West Virginia Land Trust will hold three informational meetings in July about opportunities for landowners to protect their property as part More...

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By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2015

Unofficial municipal election results released

Unofficial municipal election results released By Marti Marshall Municipal elections were held throughout Greenbrier County on Tuesday, and Lewisburg saw a sweep in the incumbents, with Mayor John Manchester and More...

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By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

Municipal election rundown

By Peggy Mackenzie June is election month in Greenbrier County. Citizens can expect to see some changes on their area city councils, and possibly, in their mayoral seats. Lewisburg, White Sulphur Springs, Alderson More...

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By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

Lewisburg’s request for levy date correction granted

Lewisburg’s request for levy date correction granted By Peggy Mackenzie An expedited declaratory judgment order was signed by a judge on Monday, June 1, declaring Lewisburg’s excess levy will continue without More...