Tag archive for ‘Sports’
By admin On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Kelly Tuckwiller Collins named CEO of State Fair of West Virginia

W. Jerry Cook, chair of the Board of Directors of the State Fair of West Virginia, has announced the appointment of Kelly Tuckwiller Collins to the position of CEO, effective immediately. In making the announcement, More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2015

The Greenbrier appoints new Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Promotions

The Greenbrier has announced the appointment of Douglas Miller as its new Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Promotions. Miller’s relationship with The Greenbrier began last year when The Greenbrier partnered More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2015

The rivalry continues at The Greenbrier: Agassi and Sampras to go head-to-head at grand opening of Center Court at Creekside

The Greenbrier has announced that their Tennis Pro Emeritus, Pete Sampras, will take on eight-time tennis Grand Slam winner, Andre Agassi, at the grand opening of Center Court at Creekside on June 20. Tennis Hall-of-Famer More...

By admin On Friday, February 27th, 2015

New River Greenbrier Valley campus to host Black History Month photo exhibit

A photographic display, “Invisible Roots and Legends: A Photographic View of African-Americans in the Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia” will be on display at the Greenbrier Valley Campus of New River Community More...

By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Charles Leslie Norvell, Jr.

Charles Leslie Norvell, Jr. White Sulphur Springs-Charles “Chuck” Leslie Norvell Jr., 66, passed away at the home of his daughter in Crows, VA, on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015. Born Dec. 28, 1948, in Clifton Forge, More...

The exhibit installed in the North House
By admin On Monday, January 19th, 2015

‘Invisible Roots and Legends’

In an effort to continue Janice Cooley’s exhibit, a portion of “Invisible Roots and Legends: A Photographic View of African American History in the Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia will be on display at the More...

By admin On Monday, January 19th, 2015

Greenbrier County Special Olympics Pancake Breakfast slated January 17

Greenbrier County Special Olympics is holding a Pancake Breakfast fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 17, from 8 to 10 a.m., at the Lewisburg Applebee’s, 200 Piercy Drive. Tickets are $5 and are available from Special More...

By admin On Friday, January 9th, 2015

Jose Cayetano Fernandez

Jose Cayetano Fernandez White Sulphur Springs-Jose Cayetano Fernandez, “Pepe,” was called home to the Lord on Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. Pepe was born Aug. 7, 1930, in Havana, Cuba to Antonio Victorino and Maria More...

Colourful 2014 in fiery sparklers
By admin On Friday, December 26th, 2014

• Year in Review 2014 •

• Year in Review 2014 • • January: Year begins with annual Shanghai Parade held Jan. 1 in downtown Lewisburg; GWHS football coach Lewis McClung named Coach of the Year following Cavaliers’ 12-2 record and More...

Opal Jones
By admin On Friday, December 26th, 2014

Scholarship fund established at GVCF for Opal Jones

The faculty and staff of Alderson Elementary School have established a scholarship at the Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) in memory of Opal Jones, a devoted teacher. Donations to this scholarship will More...