The barbecue, set for June 23, is a free event that will take place at Dick Gunnoe Memorial Park from noon to 4 p.m. At 1 p.m., there will be a dedication of the park, with members of the Gunnoe family in attendance. There will be free food, and Main Street White Sulphur Springs is looking for grill masters to help prepare the meat, as well as two or three grills for cooking. They are also in search of local bands interested in performing, volunteers for activities, and volunteers to help with setting up and tearing down booths. Those interested can contact Main Street White Sulphur Springs on Facebook for more information.


White Sulphur Spring’s wastewater treatment plant was recognized earlier this month for substantial improvements made in the reduction of phosphorus levels coming from the plant. A press release from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP) said in part, “In 2007, the WVDEP received numerous complaints of algae in the Greenbrier River. The resulting investigation determined the algae resulted primarily from dissolved phosphorus from point source discharges. The WVDEP determined that the discharges of…

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