LewisGale Hospital Allaghany rated among nation’s best for patient safety

LewisGale Hospital Alleghany recently received the highest grade possible from a national patient safety organization, ranking the hospital as one of the nation’s safest when it comes to protecting patients from preventable medical errors,...

Appalachian Power to use helicopters to maintain some power line rights of way

Beginning on or about June 1, Appalachian Power will maintain the rights of way for some power lines in West Virginia by applying herbicides by helicopter. Some of these areas include: Nuttall-Quinwood 138 kV...

Beautiful radiant skin topic of New River CTC class

On Thursday, Oct. 16, the New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education will offer a one-evening class on Beautiful Radiant Skin. This is one in a series of Body, Mind and...

Old White Charities files counterclaim in hole-in-one suit

By Sarah Mansheim Old White Charities Inc. has filed a countersuit against the underwriters who are refusing to pay for two hole-in-one shots at this year’s Greenbrier Classic golf tournament. On Sept. 11, Old White Charities...

Greenbrier Valley Medical Center names new CEO

Jim Hobson has been named Chief Executive Officer of Greenbrier Valley Medical Center effective Jan. 8. He comes to GVMC from True North Custom in Chattanooga, TN. “I look forward to working with the board,...

Greenbrier Autism Community to host a free event

The Greenbrier Autism Community (GAC) will host a free Community Resource Fair for Autism, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Sept. 28, at the Roland P. Sharp Alumni Center on the campus of the West...

DSLCC Massage Therapy program head gains advanced credentials

Gloria L. Lawrence, head of the Massage Therapy program at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College, recently gained advanced credentials and also has been selected to participate in a national project to establish and regulate...

Something’s brewing in the Greenbrier Valley

  By Suzanne Stewart The Pocahontas Times Mountain Media At first glance, it’s just another warehouse in the industrial park in Max- welton, but in actuality, the Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company is a place where creativity and science...

Donors to United Way of Greenbrier Valley can receive state tax credits

Donors who give by Dec. 31 to the United Way of Greenbrier Valley, an approved member of the Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP), can receive credit on their 2014 state taxes. A limited amount of...

More holes found in airport financial records

By Sarah Mansheim More old bookkeeping holes were revealed Tuesday night at the Greenbrier County Airport Authority meeting. The authority voted to give a 90-day cancellation of contract notice to Mountain Vending after Greenbrier Valley Airport...

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