Tag archive for ‘The Greenbrier’
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...

By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

‘It’s back with a vengeance’ Greenbrier County Sheriff says heroin use is on the rise

By Sarah Mansheim Last week, elected officials across the state spoke out against the approval of OxyContin for children 11 and up by the FDA, deriding the decision as being irresponsible in light of rampant prescription More...

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By admin On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Ronceverte C&O Station part of city’s growth

By Doug Hylton As Ronceverte transitioned into the 20th century, the town began to position itself as a commercial center for the Greenbrier Valley. In 1899, the C&O Railroad decided to build a branch line More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Two die in car wreck near Dawson

The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department has announced that two men were killed in a car accident on Springdale Road near Dawson early Monday morning. According to the report, Derek M. Fitzwater, 19, of South More...

Welcome to WSS (Photo by Sara Swann)
By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

White Sulphur citizens speak out at city council meeting

White Sulphur citizens speak out at city council meeting By Sarah Mansheim Most of the meeting of the White Sulphur Springs City Council meeting last Monday night was occupied by citizens’ comments, with Spa City More...

By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

911 Center gets new phone system equipment

By Peggy Mackenzie Greenbrier County 911 Director Al Whitaker presented two bids for a new 911 phone system contract to the Greenbrier County commission Wednesday night, which, at a previous meeting, he had said More...

Students Zoe Sampson (left), Emily Arbuckle, Savannah Leech, Logan Hylton and Melanie Monti
By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Greenbrier Co. students host ‘An Evening in Paris’ so they can go to France

Students Zoe Sampson (left), Emily Arbuckle, Savannah Leech, Logan Hylton and Melanie Monti In March 2016, students from the Greenbrier East High School French Honors Program will be traveling to France for a 13 More...

St. John, the Evangelist, Church
By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Special Mass set August 15 in Monroe County at WV’s oldest Catholic church

The oldest standing Catholic Church in West Virginia, St. John, the Evangelist, Church in Sweet Springs, Monroe County, less than one mile from the Virginia border, will be the site for the annual Mass on the Feast More...

Randall Reid-Smith, commissioner of the WV Division of Culture and History (right), presents a grant award of $25,000 toward Phase II of the restoration of the Blue Sulphur Spring Pavilion to Alex McLaughlin, chair of The Friends of The Blue.
By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Greenbrier Historical Society receives grant award for The Blue

On Wednesday, Aug. 5, Randall Reid-Smith, commissioner of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, presented to Alex McLaughlin, chair of The Friends of the Blue, a grant award of $25,000 toward Phase More...

Carol Bailey (left) presented Perk Berry with the back-packs which were fully supplied for a successful start to the new school year which began Aug. 6 in Greenbrier County.
By admin On Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Catholic Charities of WV, Knights of Columbus join in beginning of school project

The Catholic Charities of West Virginia joined with the Alleghany Highlands Council 8689 Knights of Columbus in donating 25 backpacks to the White Sulphur Springs Food Pantry headquartered in the Neal Parker Center More...