Professional development sessions offered

MountainHeart Child Care Services, a program of MountainHeart Community Services Inc., will conduct professional development sessions on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at the Workforce WV Career Center, 25 Red Oak Shopping Center, Ronceverte, for all...

WVSBDC offers small business workshop in Greenbrier County

A workshop on Business Fundamentals is scheduled for 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17 in Greenbrier County. The workshop is part of the West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WVSBDC) training and business...

Acupuncture for pets

Lewisburg native, Robert S. Mann DVM of Jackson River Veterinary Clinic, 431 W. Main Street in Covington, VA, has just returned from additional veterinary acupuncture training at the Chi Institute in Florida. Dr. Mann...

Hospital honors Connie Salyards with Frist Humanitarian Award

LewisGale Hospital Alleghany recently presented its prestigious Frist Humanitarian Award to longtime employee Connie Salyards. This is the highest honor an employee can receive at an HCA facility, the parent company for LewisGale Regional...

SBA offers free government contracting training workshops

The U.S. Small Business Administration is excited to once again offer free web-enabled instructor-led Government contracting training sessions. Topics include Financial Management for Government Contractors, Proposal Preparation, and Federal Contracting and Government Contract Management. The...

Department of Agriculture including more counties in public-private pest program

One of West Virginia’s most worrisome forest pests will have fewer places to hide in 2014. The West Virginia Department of Agriculture (WVDA) has announced it will greatly expand the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (HWA) Cooperative...

2-day workshop to focus on historic preservation, environmentally friendly designs

Preservationists, architects, engineers, consultants and real estate professionals are invited to a two-day training workshop on how to combine historic preservation standards with environmentally friendly designs. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) training...

Greenbrier County involved in $29 billion industry

On Apr. 6, 2011, CNN reported that the U.S. craft and hobby industry is at $29 billion a year with about 56 percent of U.S. households crafting at least once a year. The “cool”...

Proposed national monument designation could create jobs, support local economy by $5.2 million

Birthplace of Rivers National Monument celebrates WV landscape National monument designation for the Birthplace of Rivers, in east-central West Virginia, is likely to have a significant impact on the local economy, boosting both revenue and...

First National Bank employees awarded scholarships

Two First National Bank employees were awarded scholarships to attend their respective Graduate Schools of Banking, (GSB). Crystal Homer, SVP of Human Resources, attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison GSB. As one of 40 attendees from...

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