Rockin-N-Farm named Outstanding Grassland Farm

The Greenbrier Valley Conservation District is pleased to recognize Rockin-N-Farm as an Outstanding Grassland Farm for 2018. Owned by Richard and Pam Nichols, Rock-N-Hill Farm is located near Union in Monroe County. The Nichols’ two...

Gov. Justice announces online camping reservations now available for all WV State Parks

Gov. Jim Justice announced earlier this week that campers in West Virginia can now reserve campsites online before they set out for the woods, thanks to an upgraded reservation system. “Our state parks and forests...

Family Dollar announces grand re-opening in Alderson

Family Dollar Stores, Inc., a leading small format and convenience retailer, has announced plans for a renovated store’s grand re-opening in Alderson. “Family Dollar is proud to be a part of the Alderson community and...

USDA to immediately assist producers for qualifying livestock, honeybee and farm-raised fish program losses

$34M in payments for 2017 losses part of programs aiding Ag operations The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will issue $34 million to help agricultural producers recover from 2017 natural disasters through the Emergency Assistance...

Farmers Market continues March 9

The Lewisburg Farmers Market’s Winter Indoor Market continues on Saturday, Mar. 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Gus R. Douglass Annex Building (beside of the WV Building) at the state fairgrounds. The...

Greenbrier County CVB hosts Facebook advertising workshop    

The Greenbrier County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s (CVB) recent Partner Education Workshop provided area businesses with new insights into the ever-changing social media platform, Facebook. Meredith Miles, a senior media connections planner/buyer at Fahlgren Mortine,...

Bridgewalk Vendors officially opens

The rainy skies did not dampen the spirits at the grand opening of Bridgewalk Vendors on Friday, Apr. 19, at the Visitors Center in Alderson. Led by Barbara Bowling and Lynda Howe, this new shop...

Alderson Community Market continues June 18

The gardens are producing! Available now at the Alderson Community Market on June 18 are kale, summer squash, cucumbers, garlic, onions, cabbage, chard, beets, tomatoes, peas, snow peas, green onions, spinach, fresh cut herbs, local...

West Virginia Humanities Council seeks grant applications

The West Virginia Humanities Council is seeking proposals from nonprofit organizations for its upcoming June 1 minigrant deadline. Humanities Council minigrants support projects that request $1,500 or less, including small projects, single events, lectures, small...

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