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Pictured at the community meeting at Rainelle Medical Center: April Vestal, WVU Institute for Community & Rural Health (left); Tammy Jordan, Fruits of Labor Inc.; Paula McCoy, Greenbrier County Schools; Christian Giggenbach, candidate for Greenbrier County Commission; Betty Critch, WVU National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health; Andy Pendleton, Mayor of Rainelle; Kay Davis, WVU Extension; Vanessa Bailey, New River Community and Technical College; Katie O’Connor, WVU National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health; and Amanda Strader, The Greenbrier.
By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Community leaders show support for Women on Wellness (WOW) Retreat

On Oct. 3, the Greenbrier Women on Wellness (WOW) Community partnership met with community, government and businesses leaders at the Rainelle Medical Center. The goal of the meeting was to discuss why the delivery More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Darkness to Light Workshop

The Greenbrier Valley Disability Awareness Committee is sponsoring the Darkness to Light workshop through the Greenbrier County Extension Office. The workshop brings attention to child sexual abuse; educating adults More...

Knights of Columbus
By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Columbus Day observed in the Greenbrier Valley; Bloodmobile planned

In observance of Columbus Day, Oct. 12, and the Monday holiday observance Oct. 13, the Alleghany Highlands Council 8689 Knights of Columbus placed the American flags on the K of C sign at each entrance to White More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Greenbrier River Watershed Association to host public meeting in Hinton about proposed gas pipeline

The Greenbrier River Watershed Association (GRWA) will host a public meeting Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. at the Summers County Memorial Building, 120 Ballengee Street in Hinton. The meeting is free and open to the public. The More...

Members of the Greenbrier Valley Breast Cancer Support Group stand before the courthouse at a wreath-hanging ceremony to bring awareness, treatment and cure of the disease. Breast cancer survivors: Front Row: Brinda Renick (left), Hilda Halstead, Ruth Kreft, Frances Zicafoose and Betty White; Supporters: Back Row: Judy Burns (left), Larryetta Ellis, Cathy Osborn, Bev Colombo and Karen Jones. (Photo by Peggy Mackenzie)
By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Peggy Mackenzie Visitors to the Greenbrier County courthouse during the month of October may note the pink-bannered wreath over the entry door. The wreath is there to remind those who enter that October is West More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Chamber to host candidates’ forum

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all of the public, County Commission candidates, County clerk candidates, Radio Greenbrier, Sharp Video Productions and The Greenbrier Valley Theatre More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Greenbrier County Commission

will meet Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. in Room 212 at the Greenbrier County Courthouse, Lewisburg. On the agenda: • Regular Business - Approve Minutes – Sept. 23, 2014 Regular Meeting - Settlements of Estates - More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Police Blotter

A Greenbrier County man plead to a lesser felony charge in court before Judge James J. Rowe on Monday, Oct. 6. According to the Greenbrier County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Jerome Anthony Finney, 40, of White More...

Famed horseman Buck Brannaman demonstrates turns at the West 
Virginia State Fairgrounds. Photo by Sarah Mansheim
By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

The Cowboy Way: Iconic horseman brings skills and lessons to the Greenbrier Valley

By Sarah Mansheim “Before Buck, we just rode horses.” So says Gary Ford, sponsor of last weekend’s horseback riding clinic taught by Buck Brannaman at the State Fairgrounds. Brannaman is best known as the More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Greenbrier County Committee on Aging to host Beans and Cornbread Luncheon

The Greenbrier County Committee on Aging (GCCA) will host a Beans and Cornbread Luncheon and MAC DOWN Cooking Competition at the Rupert Community Center on Sunday, Nov. 2 from noon to 2:30 p.m. Lunch will include More...