GCC requests return of $1.3 million
At the end of a long County Commission meeting Tuesday night, following an executive session, Commissioners Hanna and McClung voted 2-1, with Commissioner Lobban opposing, to have their attorney Patrick Via draft a letter to the New River Community and Technical College Foundation requesting the college return the $1.3 million of arts and rec ... (more)
Sun May 19, 2013
W.Va. resort offering help to drug-convicted women
Women are daughters, each of us. That's how Tammy Jordan, inspirational author, agriculturist and business owner, views it.
Thu May 16, 2013
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Hillsboro photographer exhibits at Hillsboro Library
For years local photographer Linda Hanna took photographs just for fun. But now everyone can enjoy her pictures as they are currently on display at Hillsboro Library.
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Drug court getting a chance in Pocahontas County
The United States has the highest incarceration rate and largest prison population in the world.
Wed May 15, 2013
Greenbrier County is now
Officials from the Blacksburg, Virginia National Weather Service office have given the "StormReady" designation to Greenbrier County.
Sat May 11, 2013
Beckley writer breaks down his youth in Crapalachia
In New York, Scott McClanahan gives a reading from his book "Crapalachia: A Biography of Place." The Beckley resident teaches at New River Community Technology College.
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Officials: Job prospects looking better for grads
Hundreds of graduates are about to leave institutions of higher learning and head into the workforce, and while unemployment figures remain high, there are jobs to be found.
Fri May 10, 2013
Police kept busy with meth lab busts
Greenbrier County Sheriff Jan Cahill reports his office has been resolute in a battle against a spreading blight of meth labs found mostly in the western end of the county.
Ronceverte calls Fowl
Ronceverte Mayor Gail White signs a Proclamation declaring May 2013 as Foster Care Month in Ronceverte.
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Land Auction- Greenbrier County, WV.
Barns & out buildings for cattle operations. One tract has a beautiful 8 bedroom house with indoor pool.
Thu May 09, 2013
Water advisories for Nettie-Leivasy, McDowell
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Nettie-Leivasy Public Service District has lifted the boil-water advisory for customers living on Grassy Creek Road to the Greenbrier County Line.
Tue May 07, 2013
West Virginia Metro
High waters rising in Greenbrier County
Interchange was closed by state DOH at approximately 4:45 for high water. MAXWELTON W.Va . - Greenbrier County Office of Emergency Services Director Al Whittaker says he's keeping a close eye on high water in parts of the county after heavy rains Monday and Tuesday.
Mon May 06, 2013
Preparations are underway for the second entrepreneur cafe in Greenbrier County.
Beckley Water, Nettie-Leivasy PSD issue boil-water advisories
Beckley Water Company has lifted a boil-water advisory issued on May 5 for Skelton Lane, Meador Lane and Trail Street in the Shady Spring area.
Four arrested in Rupert meth bust
Four people were arrested and charged with attempting to operate a clandestine lab after deputies said they found components of a meth lab both inside and outside of residence in Rupert.
Fri May 03, 2013
Honoring the abused
The question was asked: "What can you do to prevent violence against children?" Thousands are killed every year through abuse and neglect.
Charleston Daily Mail
Seneca plans $1M psychiatric facility in Maxwelton
MAXWELTON, W.Va. -- Seneca Health Services Inc. plans to build a $1 million inpatient psychiatric treatment facility in Greenbrier County that will serve patients from six counties.
Wed May 01, 2013
Charleston Man Sentenced
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia A Charleston man who police said beat a 13-month-old while trying to potty train her learned Wednesday how long he'll spend in jail.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
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Fri Apr 26, 2013
Saturday devotions begin May 4 at historic Catholic church
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The historic Catholic Church of Mary Immaculate near Williamsburg in Greenbrier County will once again be the scene for first Saturday devotions and daily Mass, beginning at 10:30 a.m. May 4. Built in 1901, the church is the oldest Catholic house of worship in Greenbrier County and the Catholic parishes of St.