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The Greenbrier East High School FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) Chapter attended the State Fall Leadership Conference on Oct. 6 and 7 in Flatwoods. The entrepreneur team, that included Katlynn Boyd, Daisy Lively, and Malachi McCutcheon, placed 1st in the “Dolphin Tank” competition, winning $500. The team had to prepare and present a business plan. Their plan included the idea of “G.R.O.” - Greenbrier Recreational Outreach. The students look forward to presenting their project again at the state level competition in the spring.
Also, two students won individual competitions. Marisha Carpenter earned first in the Economics category and Sarah Feamster placed first in the Business Law category.
GEHS students that also participated in the conference included: Karee Diem, Claire Perkins, Kris McMillion, Isaiah Godfrey, Hannah Rivoire and McKenzie Brown.
Several schools from around the state participated in the conference. 
The advisors for the GEHS FBLA chapter are Sharon Wolfe, Tiffany McMahan and Kristi Haddox.
By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

GEHS Business Students excel at State Conference

The Greenbrier East High School FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) Chapter attended the State Fall Leadership Conference on Oct. 6 and 7 in Flatwoods. The entrepreneur team, that included Katlynn Boyd, Daisy More...

The Greenbrier County Board of Education recognized the Summer Technology Work Program Team at a meeting held at Greenbrier West High School on Oct. 14. Students explained their individual job responsibilities to prepare approximately 6,000+ computers for students to use for the new school year. Pictured: Josh Spurlock (left), Collin Clemons, Emily Fleshman, Superintendent Sallie Dalton, Jocob Burke, Jordan Tincher and Marquis Frazier.
By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Board of Education recognizes Summer Technology Work Program Team

The Greenbrier County Board of Education recognized the Summer Technology Work Program Team at a meeting held at Greenbrier West High School on Oct. 14. Students explained their individual job responsibilities to More...

Greenbrier West High School Senior Karissa Cox (left) was recognized by the Greenbrier County Board of Education and Superintendent Sallie Dalton at a meeting on Oct. 14, for representing Greenbrier County Schools in a National History Day competition in Maryland. Her exhibit focused on “The Children of the Great Depression.” Karissa won first place at the school, county and regional levels.
By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Karissa Cox recognized by Board of Education for National History Day Competition

Greenbrier West High School Senior Karissa Cox (left) was recognized by the Greenbrier County Board of Education and Superintendent Sallie Dalton at a meeting on Oct. 14, for representing Greenbrier County Schools More...

During the Oct. 14 meeting of the Greenbrier County Board of Education, Executive Director for the Jobs for WV Graduates (JWVG) Brent Sturm (right), introduced Price Tate (center) for being named as JWVG High Performing Specialist at Greenbrier East High School. Tate has served in this position since 2011. JWVG and Greenbrier East High School received the “5 of 5” National Performance Standards from Jobs for America’s Graduates for their work with the Class of 2013. Also pictured is Superintendent of Greenbrier County Schools Sallie Dalton.
By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Price Tate named Jobs for WV Graduates High Performing Specialist

During the Oct. 14 meeting of the Greenbrier County Board of Education, Executive Director for the Jobs for WV Graduates (JWVG) Brent Sturm (right), introduced Price Tate (center) for being named as JWVG High Performing More...

Attending WV Rural Health Conference in Morgantown: Donna Burdette (left), Christy Harless, Vanessa Bailey, Tara Campbell, Alexis Young, Christina Frazer and Denise Deskins
By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

New River CTC Medical Assisting students attend WV Rural Health Conference

Seven Medical Assisting students from the Greenbrier Valley Campus of New River Community and Technical College received scholarships to attend the West Virginia Rural Health Conference in Morgantown Oct. 15-17. Medical More...

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By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Financial advisor finds path to success in Greenbrier County

By Sarah Mansheim Many people in the Greenbrier Valley first met Katie Eads when she came to their home and introduced herself. Eads, a financial advisor, has operated an Edward Jones store front on Court Street More...

By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

Greenbrier County CVB to hold Partner Marketing program meetings

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will offer two meetings for local tourism businesses to learn about upcoming marketing opportunities. The first is Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 5 p.m. and the second More...

By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

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

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce is once again preparing for their biggest event of the year – MEGA Business and Market Showplace, which will be held this year on Nov. 13 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the More...

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By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Open house events provide fuel for the fire

By David Esteppe When Dominion Resources Corporation representatives arrived to provide information and receive public input in Durbin at the end of September about the controversial 42 inch pipeline being proposed More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market extends season

The Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market has decided to extend their selling season and will be open on Saturday, Nov. 1. This will be their final market day of 2014. Join them every Saturday through Nov. 1 on the green More...