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The ‘Clark Griswolds’ of Lewisburg show off Christmas light display
(Lewisburg) Santa won’t miss this house. With one-hundred thousand twinkling lights, 25 enormous blow up decorations and 75 blow molds (yes, that’s a technical term) this house is on the map.
Coordinator says trail repairs should begin next spring
LEWISBURG — Repairs to portions of the Meadow River Trail that were damaged by the June 23, 2017, flood should begin this spring, according to project coordinator Doug Hylton.
New pool, wellness center in the works
••• City manager Lloyd Haynes told The Register-Herald that it is difficult to pinpoint the exact moment when this project turned the corner, but he emphasized the importance of the county commission’s $250,000 arts and recreation allocation for the pool in 2017. Since then, members of the Sporting
This 25-Minute West Virginia Sleigh Ride Takes You Through A Winter Wonderland
There’s nothing like making it through that first winter storm each year – and coming out the other side unscathed – to remind us that there are some upsides to winter in the Mountain State that are actually enjoyable. Skiing, snow tubing, sledding, and generally anything that involves getting outsi
Jazz Orchestra to perform at GVT
The West Virginia Jazz Orchestra will stage its annual holiday concert at Greenbrier Valley Theatre in Lewisburg at 7:30 p.m. Monday. This festive evening will feature jazz standards as well as seasonal favorites.
Medical students brighten children’s lives during holiday event
LEWISBURG, WV– Students at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) made children’s wishes come true with its 20th annual Heart of the Holidays event on Saturday, Dec. 8.
Mercer County Ghost Riders make massive annual donation
The Mercer County Ghost Riders have worked long and hard collecting money and toys for local children. Today was the big day that made all of their hard work worthwhile. The Ghost Riders presented Bluefield Union Mission with truckloads of toys for little boys and girls along with a $1,500 check.
Clinic welcomes two new physicians
The Greenbrier Clinic has announced the appointments of two new physicians to its team — Dr. Isaac Hurst, MD, and Dr. Gary Poling, DO, will officially join The Greenbrier Clinic team and begin seeing new patients Jan. 9.
The Biggest Calzone In The World Is Melt In Your Mouth Good At This West Virginia Pizza Joint
Most pizza lovers know a great pie when they find it. Nothing is more delicious than a pizza made with the freshest ingredients, oozing with goodness and warm cheese… except maybe a calzone! If you’ve never experienced a calzone, then your pizza universe is about to expand. Take a look below at the
State’s medical schools working against the clock to distribute federal funding to fight opioid crisis
(Lewisburg) West Virginia has 90 days to distribute 7.1 million dollars from SAMHSA to help fight the opioid crisis. The federal funds were distributed to states with high rates of overdose. West Virginia’s Department of Health and Human Resources decided to use the state’s three medical schools– Ma
Crimson Hawks ace big test in West Virginia
FAIRMONT, W.Va. — Most of the IUP Crimson Hawks spent Friday morning and the early afternoon taking the last of their final exams, marking the end of a rugged academic semester.
Save Our Towns: A city shows it's serious about keeping up appearances
Blacksburg, VA - Mayor John Manchester says town leaders should take control of their image. A good way to do that is to craft a sign ordinance like the longstanding rule that’s helped market Lewisburg, West Virginia.
West Virginia Northern Community College Regains Ownership of Wheeling Lot
WHEELING — West Virginia Northern Community College has regained ownership of a city lot after a judge voided deeds transferring its title following a tax sale earlier this year.
Virginia woman fatally struck by semi on WV turnpike following alleged domestic dispute
RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WVNS) - A Virginia woman is dead after being struck by a tractor-trailer on I-77 in Raleigh County. According to a press release from West Virginia State Police, D’nessa Mercado of Norfolk, Virginia and her husband, Bryan Mercado, were traveling northbound on the West Virginia Tu
High School Basketball Scoreboard – December 14
Oak Hill 68, Westside 56 (video highlights above) Midland Trail 63, Richwood 58 (video highlights above) Greenbrier East 56, Woodrow Wilson 54 (video highlights above)
4 adults who entered West Virginia mine could face felony charges if their intention was to steal copper: Sheriff
The four people who illegally entered a West Virginia mine, where they were trapped for days, could face felony charges if investigators determine they had intended to steal copper, authorities said.
Summers County rolls Greenbrier West at home, 73-28
The Lady Bobcats advanced to the final of the Rogers Oil Tournament on Friday night with a 73-28 win over the Lady Cavs. Summers County held the visitors to just three second half points. Gavin Pivont led the way for the home team with 26 points, while Taylor Isaac chipped in 21.
Heart of the Holidays helps dozens of children in need
LEWISBURG, WV (WVNS) - For 20 years the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) has been bring happiness to children during the Christmas season. In 2018 they held their annual Heart of the Holidays event on Saturday, Dec. 8.
Greenbrier County Homeland Security Looking To Hire A Communication’s Technician
GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – The Greenbrier County Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management Agency, a Division of the Greenbrier County Commission, will immediately be accepting applications for the position of Communication’s Technician I.
Man given longest non-life sentence in West Virginia dies
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — A man who was given the longest non-life sentence in West Virginia's history has died after serving less than a year in prison. Michael Vega, 50, died Wednesday, according to Lawrence Messina, director of communications for the West Virginia Department of Military Aff