Arts & Rec allocations diminished by COVID-19 outbreak

By Peggy Mackenzie The Greenbrier County Commission met on Tuesday morning with a full agenda, including Arts and Recreation grant allocations for fiscal year 2020/2021,...

Greenbrier County sees first COVID-19 death

By Bobby Bordelon Greenbrier County has now seen the first local death due to COVID-19. “It is with great regret that we announce our first COVID-19...

Alderson flash flood damage not eligible for federal funds

By Bobby Bordelon Although the recent Friday, June 20, flash flood has caused hundreds of thousands of dollars of damage to property and infrastructure, federal...

Food drive seeks to supply pantries across Greenbrier County

By Bobby Bordelon Fellow Greenbrier Countians out of work due to the COVID-19 pandemic have brought the community together with a canned food drive, stocking...

Dog rescued from river by local fire departments

By Sarah Richardson Last Friday, June 19, was a chaotic one for many residents in Greenbrier County thanks to widespread, heavy rainfall. Alderson was...

Amy’s Cakes and Cones announces move to Montwell Commons

  By Bobby Bordelon The James Withrow Building located in Montwell Commons in downtown Lewisburg has recently changed hands; after the closing of The Local Cafe...

Across The Virginias: Confederate monuments reconsidered

By Bobby Bordelon Reporting Contributed by Sarah Richardson, Aila Boyd, Jim Hunt, Frances Stebbins Amid the protests and action demanded in the wake of George Floyd’s...

Online petition to remove confederate statue in Lewisburg gains traction, Mayor White responds

By Bobby Bordelon An online petition calling for the removal of the confederate statue in downtown Lewisburg has gathered over 900 signatures as of Wednesday,...

Stabbing critically injures one in Lewisburg

On Tuesday, June 23, at 6:26 p.m. the Lewisburg Police Department received a call of a stab wound on Hilltop Drive in Lewisburg. After...

Courthouse gets facelift

Claude Erps Construction touches up paint on the Greenbrier County Courthouse on Monday, June 22. Bobby Boredelon photo.

West Shore Camping Loop at Lake Sherwood Recreation Area opens June 25

Monongahela National Forest officials announced this week that the West Shore camping loop in Lake Sherwood Recreation Area will open June 25. Other services...

Alderson flash flood brings damages throughout town, no injuries reported

By Bobby Bordelon “We saw water running off Muddy Creek Mountain and Flat Mountain like none of us have ever seen before,” said Alderson Mayor...

Repairs begin in Alderson after June 19 flooding

By Bobby Bordelon Residents, crews with Alderson, Mon Power, emergency services, and many more worked on repairs after flash flooding on June 19 damaged roads...

Repairs begin in Alderson after June 19 flooding

By Bobby Bordelon Residents, crews with Alderson, Mon Power, emergency services, and many more worked on repairs after flash flooding on June 19 damaged roads...

Lewisburg DMV Added to DMV Appointment Scheduler

Three additional offices have been added to the DMV appointment scheduler available online at dmv.wv.gov. Spencer, Lewisburg, and Moorefield will begin appointments on Monday,...

Multiple arrests made after counterfeit bills used locally

On Thursday, June 18, Deputy Z.H. Hudnall of the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of individuals passing and attempting to pass counterfeit...

Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center construction to begin

By Bobby Bordelon Just ten days before West Virginia began to lock down due to COVID-19, the Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center received approximately $2 million...

2020 State Fair of West Virginia to Cancel

The State Fair of West Virginia Board of Directors voted on Tuesday to cancel the 2020 State Fair of West Virginia after the most...

New COVID-19 case likely contracted through community spread, health dept. calls for masks and...

By Bobby Bordelon Greenbrier County has likely seen its first case of community transmission of COVID-19, announced the Greenbrier County Health Department on Tuesday, June...

Ollie’s opens for business

By Sarah Richardson After months of anticipation, Ollie’s officially opened for business in Ronceverte at the old Magic Mart location in the Red Oaks Shopping...