Tag archive for ‘State Fair’
Long lines at the ticket booth were a drawback to the State Fair’s record-breaking opening weekend. (Photo by Jonathan Collins)
By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

State Fair wraps up its 91st year

Long lines at the ticket booth were a drawback to the State Fair’s record-breaking opening weekend. (Photo by Jonathan Collins) By Peggy Mackenzie The State Fair of West Virginia wrapped up another year of festivities More...

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By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Greenbrier County students go back to school, again

By Sarah Mansheim Greenbrier County public school students returned to school last Monday, returning for their “second first day of school,” after breaking for the State Fair. This unusual schedule reflected More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Jones honored as Top Woman in Agriculture

Four women have been named West Virginia “Women in Agriculture” honorees for 2015, according to the West Virginia Department of Agriculture (WVDA). They were honored during a ceremony at the State Fair of West More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

CVB denied funding for tourism plan

Dear Editor: What an amazing summer it has been in Greenbrier County. From The Greenbrier Classic to the New Orleans Saints training camp to record crowds at the State Fair of West Virginia, our area has hosted More...

By admin On Sunday, August 30th, 2015

Open letter regarding new tax

To the People of Greenbrier County: Lewisburg has so desperately been looking for a time to get their City Council together and get this “Fire Service Fee” passed, it just happened to work out that the State More...

By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Entertainment Calendar AUGUST 22 – 30

Ongoing: Art exhibits: “Hither and Yon” by Robin Poteet, Museum Gallery; “Reflections at Lost River Farm” by Chuck Almarez, Old Stone Room; “Images from my World” by Rose Dobbins, Auditorium Gallery; More...

By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce gearing up for MEGA Business and Silent Auction

Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce gearing up for MEGA Business and Silent Auction he Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce is once again preparing for their biggest event of the year – MEGA Business More...

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By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Fire service fee approved for first due area; event traffic a growing problem

By Peggy Mackenzie After months of public outcry and two motions to table the fire service fee ordinance, the Lewisburg City Council moved to approve the third and final reading for the fee, with not a single citizen More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Public Meetings 08.15.15

Lewisburg City Council will meet Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 7:30 p.m. at Lewisburg City Hall, 942 Washington Street West, in the Paul R, Cooley Council Chamber. On the agenda: • Visitors’ Reports (10-minute limit More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Entertainment Calendar Aug. 15-23

Ongoing: Art exhibits: “Hither and Yon” by Robin Poteet, Museum Gallery; “Reflections at Lost River Farm” by Chuck Almarez, Old Stone Room; “Images from my World” by Rose Dobbins, Auditorium Gallery; More...