Tag archive for ‘State Fair’
By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2015

2015 New Orleans Saints training camp schedule

The Greenbrier announces 2015 New Orleans Saints training camp schedule 2015 Camp to include Picnic with the Saints, scrimmages and practice sessions with Super Bowl Champions New England Patriots   The Greenbrier, More...

By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2015

Entries open for second annual State Fair of WV Car Show

American National, Farm Family Insurance, and the State Fair of West Virginia have teamed up to produce the second annual “State Fair Car Show.” The event is scheduled on Sunday, Aug. 16 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

By admin On Friday, July 10th, 2015

Alderson Rubber Ducky Race winners

1st prize $5,000 CASH – Alderson 4th of July Committee – John Kelly 2nd prize $1,000 CASH – Alderson 4th of July Committee – Carol Jones 3rd prize $500 CASH – Alderson 4th of July Committee More...

The Hump
By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

219 south ‘Hump’ completed!

By Peggy Mackenzie The roadway over the newly constructed pedestrian underpass at the West Virginia Fairgrounds on 219 south is now navigable and traffic has resumed as usual. While the major part of the construction More...

By admin On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Second Annual nTelos Wireless Talent Search to take place during State Fair of West Virginia

nTelos Wireless and the State Fair of West Virginia are teaming up once again for the Second Annual nTelos Wireless Talent Search. Competitors are invited to pre-register for a chance to make the finals on Friday, More...

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By admin On Friday, June 12th, 2015

County Commission dogged by animal issues

County Commission dogged by animal issues By Sarah Mansheim The Greenbrier County Commission continues to struggle with how to handle animal control issues. At Tuesday morning’s meeting, the commission presented More...

By admin On Friday, June 5th, 2015

State Fair of West Virginia box office open

The State Fair of West Virginia’s box office opened Monday, June 1, at 10 a.m. Don’t miss your opportunity to purchase discounted tickets for the 2015 State Fair of West Virginia! “We have a great concert More...

The detour on Rt. 219 South in Fairlea went into effect Tuesday. As of Wednesday afternoon, the old pedestrian overpass at the State Fairgrounds had been demolished, as traffic continues to be diverted for the construction of an underpass connecting the fairgrounds to the parking lot. Construction is set to be complete before the state fair begins in August. 
(Sarah Mansheim story and photo)
By admin On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Rt. 219 detour in effect

The detour on Rt. 219 South in Fairlea went into effect Tuesday. As of Wednesday afternoon, the old pedestrian overpass at the State Fairgrounds had been demolished, as traffic continues to be diverted for the construction More...

By admin On Friday, May 15th, 2015

US 219 South closed for construction of pedestrian underpass in Fairlea

West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) announces that US 219 South will be closing, near the State Fairgrounds in Fairlea, according to Greg Hylton, district nine construction engineer. This section of roadway More...

By admin On Friday, May 15th, 2015

Avian influenza concerns halt poultry exhibits at two WV fairs

Live poultry will have to stay home from this year’s State Fair of West Virginia and the Tri-County Fair because of concerns that the avian influenza (AI) that has affected much of the United States might be spread More...