Subscribe

WVDEP reissues toxic waste permit, Rep. Jenkins will wait Short version of letter...

Congressman Jenkins: Living in Beckley, Mr. Maynor should have known that the main Danny Webb Construction, Inc, (DWC) frack waste injection well in Fayette County still functions, still with rule violations and no permit, along...

Local leaders endorse Lewisburg Citizens’ Party candidates

Business, community, faith and civic leaders throughout Lewisburg have recently given their public endorsement of the Lewisburg Citizens’ Party candidates currently running for city council. Business owner Sparrow Huffman, Reverend Chris Thompson, Council member...

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood Forgiveness I’ve been coming across the topic of forgiveness a lot lately. Every time it’s mentioned, there is always this one past regret that haunts me. I am going to tell you a...

Secretary Tennant urges House leadership to restore medical monitoring to water crisis bill

West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant this week urged House of Delegates leadership to restore medical monitoring to Senate Bill 373, which creates new standards for above-ground chemical storage tanks. SB 373 was...

Here we go again

Dear Editor: The Rainelle Fire Department has now put their fire fee charge on our water bills each month, this is the residents of Osborne Addition and Lilly Park. We do not live in the town...

Re: Town Hall meetings  

Dear Editor: Ms. Ellen Lorish writes that she cannot get her U.S. Senators and Representatives to conduct a town hall meeting in Lewisburg. She excuses Senator Manchin as he spoke to citizens in Hinton. But...

Recent events underscore importance of clean water

Dear Editor: Recent events in the Greenbrier River Watershed underscore the importance of our clean water and our responsibilities towards our environment. In the last few months there have been two spills of diesel fuel,...

I wrote this myself

Like Melania Trump, I am often inspired by Michelle Obama and many other Important People. And, while I never may be the first lady, thanks almost entirely to my husband’s shady past, I do...

Vacay Cake

I’m writing to you from Snowshoe. While my co-workers toil away this week, I’m sleeping in, lounging at the pool, kayaking and shooting skeet. We’ve hiked and jogged, picnicked and eaten in restaurants. And we’ve eaten...

Soccer mom

So, what’s new with you? (dramatic pause) You may be unaware of this, but I am expressly forbidden to discuss politics in the Friars Hill Traffic Report anymore. Which is Such. A. Shame. Because, I would...