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Greenbrier County teen wins statewide talent competition  WVNS-TV

16-year-old Lillie King of Ronceverte, Greenbrier County, sang her way to the top of the statewide competition Talent West Virginia on Saturday. As one of 15 ...

Greenbrier East High School teacher arrested  WVVA TV

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WVVA) A teacher at Greenbrier East High School has been arrested, according to Sheriff Sloan. Susan Surber of White Sulphur ...

Deputies: Greenbrier County teacher arrested after soliciting drugs from student  WVNS-TV

A Greenbrier County teacher has been arrested on drug charges after soliciting drugs from a student, according to deputies.

Greenbrier County Schools participate in active shooter training  WVNS-TV

A normal school day can quickly turn chaotic as someone armed and dangerous enters the building. This scary reality is why Greenbrier County Schools are ...

Greenbrier East's All-Class Reunion to return in June  WVNS-TV

A class reunion can be filled with fond memories, but Greenbrier East High School is looking to bring the whole base back together again. From Thursday, June ...

Timetable established for construction of aquatic center  Beckley Register-Herald

LEWISBURG — A lively, informative question-and-answer period capped off the latest update on an aquatic center project now on the drawing board in eastern ...

Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center proposal unveiled after two years  Beckley Register-Herald

lewisburg — Described in promotional material as “a social and recreational center for all ages,” the proposed Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center has been in the ...

Green project brings together teens from USA and Brazil  Beckley Register-Herald

FAIRLEA — Building on the success of their 2016 InvenTeam project with Lemelson-MIT, the students and mentors in Kevin Warfield's pre-engineering class at ...

Greenbrier students sweep top spots in competition  Beckley Register-Herald

In recent years, Greenbrier East High School has built a reputation for producing winners in the West Virginia Poetry Out Loud competition.

Williamstown powers past Midland Trail in Class A semifinal - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

LEWISBURG, W.Va. — Williamstown dominated all facets of Friday's Class A semifinal against No. 2 Midland Trail, and the No. 6 Yellowjackets scored five ...

GEHS student to represent WV at Poetry Out Loud Contest in Washington, DC

Brett Napier Tia Walkup Greenbrier East High School student Brett Napier will represent West Virginia at the Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest in.

Woods delivers fiery sermon at MLK Day celebration  Beckley Register-Herald

Attendance at the Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Lewisburg was somewhat dampened by the frigid Monday temperatures, but a fiery sermon delivered by keynote ...

16 hospitalized after school bus rolled over, transporting the Martinsburg girls basketball team  WVVA TV

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia girls' high school basketball team is expected to return home a day after its charter bus rolled over. Berkeley County ...

Greenbrier County teachers hold silent walk-in  WVNS-TV

LEWISBURG W. Va. (WVNS) -- Before the school bell rang Friday morning, February 16th, 2018, teachers stood alongside the road of Greenbrier East High ...

Aaron Dean Jones | Obituaries  WV News

Aaron Dean Jones, 47, of Morgantown, WV passed away unexpectedly, with complications of Hodgkin's disease on Monday December 17, 2018. Aaron fought a ...

Schedule announced for Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Beckley Register-Herald

Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration in Lewisburg will begin with a symbolic march and end with hundreds of people singing together in church.

Greenbrier Valley Airport welcomes SkyWest  Beckley Register-Herald

MAXWELTON — “We've turned the corner,” a county commissioner proclaimed during Thursday's day-long open house celebration at Greenbrier Valley Airport.

Local student is a semifinalist for $160,000 scholarship | Local  Martinsburg Journal

INWOOD—Ten West Virginia high school juniors—including Cole Kleppner, junior at Musselman High School— have been named semifinalists in the 11th West ...

Thumbs: Mountaineer Ford to the rescue of a van - and the veterans it transports  Beckley Register-Herald

To Mountaineer Ford in Beckley for donating more than $4000 in parts and labor to the Beckley VA Medical Center to repair one of the veteran transport vehicles ...

Bradley leaves legacy at Greenbrier East  Beckley Register-Herald

The halls at Greenbrier East High School seemed empty Wednesday. Although it's been almost 16 months since Jerry Bradley's constant jokes and trademark ...

Class Notes: Sept. 16, 2018  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit ...

In memory of 'Lil' Tony: Brushfork Armory packed for funeral of fallen Bluefield athlete  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

More than a few persons who've attended basketball games at Brushfork Armory have noticed that the massive vaulted wooden beams and the acoustic ...

Perry named West Virginia Scholar winner | News, Sports, Jobs  The Inter-Mountain

BUCKHANNON — Ripley High School junior Easton Perry is the winner of the 11th annual West Virginia Scholar competition. Perry will receive a four-year fu.

McClung's number retired at Greenbrier East  Beckley Register-Herald

FAIRLEA — Former Major League Baseball pitcher Seth McClung joined Warren Baker and Bimbo Coles in a special group Friday night when Greenbrier East ...

Greenbrier deputy hopefuls put to the physical test  WVNS-TV

LEWISBURG, WV (WVNS) -- Saying that you want to be a police officer is one thing, but actually becoming one is definitively no easy task.

The lessons of Bolling (with video)  Beckley Register-Herald

Bright yellow buses marked “Greenbrier County Schools” snake their way past Edna S. Brown's Lewisburg home every day.

Myths debunked at Race Matters workshops  Beckley Register-Herald

West Virginia was born of the Civil War, torn away from Virginia in 1863 to rejoin the Union and, presumably, to rebuke the abhorrent practice of slavery.

Justice names policy committee chairs  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Governor-elect Jim Justice has named 27 people to chair policy committees that are expected to advise his transition team and incoming administration on some ...

3 family members swept away in WV floods  Charleston Gazette-Mail

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — When Elmar Nicely looks hard enough, he can see a wrench sticking out of the dirt. He found it in a large plot of soil.

Who lives at the WV Governor's Mansion? Not the governor - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

Governor Justice says he feels more at home in Greenbrier County, doesn't need extravagance.

Panhandle father, son inducted into Marching Band Directors Hall of Fame  Herald-Mail Media

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Thirty-eight high school bands from around the state showcased their talents in the sixth annual West Virginia State Marching Band ...

Frank Giardina: The underappreciated Bimbo Coles | Frank Giardina  Charleston Gazette-Mail

You may have missed it, but three weeks ago, word got out that Vernell “Bimbo” Coles had been named as the new boy's basketball coach at Greenbrier East ...

Innerviews: Retired special ed teacher unleashes artistic side  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Do not ask Mark Wilcox to choose between two vocational loves. Unrelated as they are, he could not – would not -- pick one over the other.

Centre for the Arts opens in Lewisburg  Beckley Register-Herald

LEWISBURG — Broad hallways that once reverberated with the clamor of teenagers hustling from classroom to classroom have been transformed into a serene ...

Greenbrier owner faces lawsuits for lack of payments  USA TODAY

West Virginia billionaire Jim Justice made his fortune in coal and agriculture, and he is revered in his home state as the man who rescued the historic Greenbrier ...

Jim Justice plans to keep coaching basketball | News, Sports, Jobs  Parkersburg News

LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) — All eyes in the small room are fixed on West Virginia Gov.-elect Jim Justice. He wants focus. He's asking for better effort and exec.

Group looking to honor state's winningest coach  Beckley Register-Herald

Any discussion of West Virginia's top high school coaches almost always includes names like Dave Barksdale, Jerome Van Meter, Don Nuckols, Jennings Boyd, ...

Sweets-seekers swarm downtown Lewisburg  Beckley Register-Herald

LEWISBURG — Buttressed by breezy but beautiful weather, droves of sweets-seekers swarmed downtown shops during Saturday's 11th annual Chocolate ...

Miluk eager to share vegan adventures overseas  Beckley Register-Herald

Two young women — one living in West Virginia and the other in Portland, Oregon — will parlay a shared passion for veganism and travel into a six-month ...

Class Notes: Sept. 24, 2017  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Ethan McLeod Leef received his Eagle Scout rank and Bronze Eagle Palm on Sept. 19 at a Boy Scout Court of Honor held by Troop 5 at First Presbyterian ...

Holly Waid, the first female to represent the Mountain State in a shooting competition  WVNS-TV

CALDWELL W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Greenbrier County girl is making history for sharp shooting. By day Holly Waid is a sophomore at Greenbrier East High School.

Justice to keep coaching basketball | News, Sports, Jobs  The Daily Times

LEWISBURG — All eyes in the small room are fixed on West Virginia Gov.-elect Jim Justice. He wants focus. He's asking for better effort and execution.

Hurricane Katrina victim helps to give back to West Virginia flood victims  Beckley Register-Herald

For Travis Riddle, seeing the devastation wrought by the June flood that affected large portions of the Mountain State was like an echo of the past.

Governor takes oath with help from old friends, his basketball players & warning about 'James Justice' - WV MetroNews  West Virginia MetroNews

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — As he himself tells it, the new governor of West Virginia has three personas: “Jimmy” who's nice, “Jim” who's serious, and then there's ...

Joseph Thomas is named fire chief  Beckley Register-Herald

LEWISBURG — There's a new fire chief in town, but he's wearing a familiar face.

Class AA All-State Baseball Teams | Raleigh County  Beckley Register-Herald

Class AA all-state. First team. P — Adam Riggleman, Elkins, sr. P — Brayden Lesher, Bridgeport, jr. P — Michael Mills, Weir, sr. C — Drew Hefner, Bridgeport, sr.

14-year-old still missing after floods destroy home in White Sulphur Springs  Charleston Gazette-Mail

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — The only thing holding the family together was a few extension cords.

Jim Justice Net Worth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Jim Justice, the West Virginia governor who is expected to switch parties from Democrat to Republican, has a net worth of more than $1 billion and made his ...

W.Va. billionaire Jim Justice's mission to restore the Greenbrier resort  Washington Post

LEWISBURG, W.Va. — Late on the night of Nov. 30, a man named Jim Justice walked into the Applebee's restaurant in this town in the southeastern corner of ...

Monument dedicated in White Sulphur Springs  Beckley Register-Herald

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — “Good Lord willin', and the creek don't rise.”

Can West Virginia's New Governor Save Coal Country?  Bloomberg

Jim Justice—6 feet 7 inches, 375 pounds, rumpled in the extreme—has the friendly, shambling demeanor of a high school basketball coach, which he's been for ...

West Virginia governor hopeful has left a trail of unpaid fines and bills  Washington Post

Donald Trump isn't the only rich businessman and political neophyte telling West Virginia voters he can create jobs if he is elected. Jim Justice — a colorful ...

WV Travel Team: Exploring Mother Nature's wonders in West Virginia  Charleston Gazette-Mail

Over countless millennia, nature's forces have made West Virginia a one-of-a-kind place, a state in constant homage to natural quirks and deviance. Here is a ...

Lewisburg Chocolate Festival right around corner  Beckley Register-Herald

LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Chocolate Festival is right around the corner, and when Saturday rolls around, the town will be filled with free entertainment for ...

MU won't have Bennett for season, Watson for semester  Williamson Daily News

HUNTINGTON - Iran Bennett's 6-foot-10, 300-plus pound presence won't be available for the Marshall Thundering Herd men's basketball team in the 2017-18 ...

MU guard Rondale Watson grateful for mom's support  Huntington Herald Dispatch

When Candice Brown is in the crowd, she lets everyone know it. She's the mother of Marshall Thundering Herd guard Rondale Watson who said she'll be ...

Area students graduate from the WVU School of Pharmacy  Beckley Register-Herald

Six area students were awarded Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degrees from the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy. They are Aimee Bower, Justin ...

Randolph County native became Vietnam prisoner of war | News, Sports, Jobs  The Inter-Mountain

Editor's note: This article is part of The Inter-Mountain's Unsung Heroes series, which features veterans in our area and shares first-hand accounts of thei.

State and Local Government  The Clendenin Leader

Jim Justice serves as the 36th Governor of the great state of West Virginia. For more information visit the Governor's Website. CONTACT Twitter: @WVGovernor

Cam Newton Foundation prepping for 2015 7 v 7 tournament  USA TODAY High School Sports

The third annual Cam Newton 7 v 7 Football Tournament is going to be held June 25-26 at Olympic High School.

Beau Bryan Receives Final Convocation Awards at Hampden-Sydney College  ReadMedia

At Final Convocation on April 25, Hampden-Sydney College senior Beau Hiers Bryan received both the Robert H. Porterfield '29 Drama Award, presented by ...

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