RONCEVERTE (WVDN) – Visitors to the Ronceverte Island Park can expect to find a new miniature golf course welcoming them in the space currently occupied by the Jardin, the park’s community garden. Ronceverte business Gateway Industries has proposed an 18-hole golf course to add to the growing activities that have recently opened and are opening […] The post City of Ronceverte moves closer to reviving Island Park miniature golf appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
HINTON, (Hinton News) - Campbell-Flannagan-Murrell (CFM) House Museum is pleased to announce two members of their Board of Trustees have been selected as 2023 West Virginia Heroes of History. They will receive their awards and be recognized in a ceremony on February 23, 2023, at the WV Department of Culture and History. Dwight Emrich, a founding member of the CFM Museum and Trustee for over 30 years has been recognized for his tenacity of service and dedication to preserving the historic CFM House. The House Museum is located in the Hinton Historic District at 422 Summers Street. Lynda Lancaster, Trustee for 3 years...
MEADOW BRIDGE, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Meadow Bridge High School will be presented with an award Tuesday acknowledging 85% voter registration among students of the senior class – an award the school’s students will have earned for the 29th consecutive time. But what’s more, Meadow Bridge has gone...
SUMMERS COUNTY, (Hinton News) - Summers County Courthouse news for Jan. 25 - 31. Marriages None. Fiduciaries Amy L. Mann, Administratrix of the Andrew S. Monti estate; Tara Hughes, Administrator of the Carolyn Fay Spencer estate; Dennis Deninger, Administrator of the Rita M. Denninger estate; Betty McDaniel, Administrator of the Roy Lee McDaniel estate; Paul R. Richmond, Administrator of the Virginia Corrine Richmond estate; Charles Willard Summers, Administrator of the Charlotte Audrey Summers estate; Linda Turner, Administrator of the Helen Leola Mock estate; Russell Bragg, Administrator of the Donnie Lee Bragg estate. Land Transfers Alfred Douglas Armstead to Walter Tyree and Deborah Tyree, Block M Part of Lot 12, City of Hinton District; Jerry...
The Alderson Municipal Planning Commission will meet on Thursday, Feb. 2, at 3:30 p.m. in the Council Room of Alderson City Hall (use side entrance). The post Alderson Municipal Planning Commission to meet Thursday appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
RONCEVERTE (WVDN) – Dan Withrow is excited about Ronceverte. Every time we see the Ronceverte citizen out and about, he’s got good news to share about his hometown. “Big things are coming to Ronceverte,” he’s been known to say, and he’s at it again; this time, inviting citizens to come check out the city’s new […] The post Ronceverte Parks and Rec Master Plan to be presented to public Monday evening appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
The Greenbrier County Democratic Women’s Club met on Tuesday, Jan. 24, to discuss activities and events for the coming year. The club is collaborating with the Lewisburg chapter of the NAACP to celebrate Black History Month. Events to celebrate Earth Day are being planned, as well. The group is focused on promoting the following Democratic […] The post Democratic Women’s club holds meeting appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
LEWISBURG (WVDN) – The Lewisburg Historical Landmarks Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, Feb. 13, at 5 p.m. at Lewisburg City Hall, 942 Washington Street West. The meeting is also available via teleconference; for information on how to participate on Zoom, contact Lewisburg City Hall at 304-645-2080 by 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13. […] The post Public hearing of the Lewisburg Historical Landmarks Commission set for Feb. 13 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Summers County LEPC - Quarterly Meeting - Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 6 p.m. in the Roosevelt Room in The Summers County Memorial Building. Summers County Commission - Regular Monthly Meeting - Wednesday, Feb. 8, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Commission Room in the Summers County Courthouse. Summers County Public Library Board of Directors - Regular Monthly Meeting - Thursday, Feb. 9 at 5 p.m. in the library. Summers County Board of Education - Regular Meeting - Tuesday, Feb. 14 at 6 p.m. at Summers County Comprehensive High School. Hinton City Council Meeting - Regular Monthly Meeting - Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Friends of the Summers County Public Library Book Group - Regular Monthly Meeting - Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. in the library. Summers County Board of Education - Regular Meeting - Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. at Summers County Comprehensive High School. *This list is subject to change and update. **If you would like to add a meeting to this list, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The post February Meetings in Summers County appeared first on The Hinton News.
The Summers County Public Library Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 9 at 5 p.m. in the library. The board meets monthly on the second Thursday of the month. For questions or concerns, call the library at 304-466-4490. The post Summers County Public Library Board of Directors Feb. Meeting appeared first on The Hinton News.
Ronceverte City Council will meet in regular session on Monday, Feb. 6, at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Agenda items include a vacant council seat, water upgrade items, wastewater/stormwater items, fire department equipment loan, annual approval of fire chief, department reports and more. The post Ronceverte City Council to meet Monday, Feb. 6 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia State Wildlife Center is hosting its annual Groundhog Day event, complete with a weather forecast from French Creek Freddie. The event opens at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the center in Upshur County with groundhog French Creek Freddie emerging from his den at 10 a.m. to predict whether winter […] The post West Virginia Wildlife Center to hold Groundhog Day event appeared first on The Hinton News.
WHO: First Lady Cathy Justice, Summers County Schools Superintendent David Warvel, Hinton Area Elementary School Principal Angela Gumm, Summers County School Board Members, local officials. WHAT: First Lady Justice will introduce Marshal, a male Cream Labradoodle, who is the tenth therapy dog to be placed as part of her Friends With Paws initiative for Communities In Schools. […] The post First Lady Justice to welcome Friends With Paws therapy dog at Hinton Area Elementary School appeared first on The Hinton News.
SPRING 2023 CLASSES & WORKSHOPS: Carnegie Hall offers learning opportunities starting in February and continuing through May. Classes and workshops include woodturning, hand crafting teapots and mugs, sausage making, salt-rising bread making, soap making, making Appalachian Medicinals, guided ceramic projects for all ages, painting, drawing, printmaking, basket weaving, fiber arts, craft jewelry, and leather craft. […] The post Carnegie Hall Calendar Of Events appeared first on The Virginian Review.
RONCEVERTE, WV (WVNS) – An old staple of one Greenbrier County community is getting a facelift. The Sportsman Tavern, a Ronceverte institution since 1930, will reopen under new ownership in mid-February. The bar will feature arcade machines, pinball, shuffleboard, pool and enough televisions to enjoy every big game. Co-owner Mark Trent said he is proud […]
HINTON, (Hinton News) - The New River Gateway Convention and Visitors Bureau invites small business owners throughout Summers County to join them on February 3, 2023, at 10:00 a.m., as they host the New River Gorge Regional Development Authority in the Magnolia Room, corner of James & 2nd Avenue, Hinton. The New River Gorge Development Authority will provide information to small business owners on tools, funding, support, and resources available to help them grow or maintain their small businesses all year round in this community. This meeting is open to any small business owners throughout Summers County. Attendance is free and light refreshments will be served. The post New River Gorge Regional Development Authority to Provide Resources to Small Business Owners appeared first on The Hinton News.
Wednesday, Feb. 1 – BINGO and Summers County Senior Center Quilters at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2 – Valentine’s puzzle piece craft at 10 a.m. followed by bible study with Butch Honaker at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3 – Game time at 10 a.m. followed by a special birthday party with singing by Faron Young […] The post SCCOA February Activities appeared first on The Hinton News.
The Greenbrier County Solid Waste Authority will hold a special meeting on Monday, Jan. 30, at 2 p.m. at 480 Landfill Road, Lewisburg. On the agenda: roll call, bid openings for trailer bids and roof repair bids and adjournment. The post Greenbrier Valley Solid Waste Authority to hold special meeting Jan. 30 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
BLUEFIELD, (Hinton News) - The Campbell-Flannagan-Murrell (CFM) House Museum, with a grant from the West Virginia Humanities Council, will exhibit Black History in Summers County at the William B. Robertson Library at Bluefield State University in Bluefield, WV the month of February 2023. The exhibit covers Black history in Summers County from pre-Civil War to the present day through captioned photographs. Library hours are: Monday through Friday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., closed Saturday, open Sunday 12 p.m. – 8 p.m. CFM Board member Lynda Lancaster will be present on Wednesday, February 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. as an oral resource for the exhibit. The Campbell-Flannagan-Murrell House Museum, located in Hinton, WV is open for tours by appointment and Saturdays, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. The post Black History in Summers County Exhibit on display at Bluefield State University appeared first on The Hinton News.
ALDERSON, WV (WVNS) – Do you love books? Do you love love? If you answered yes to both of these questions, make a Valentine’s Day date to be at the Alderson Public Library! This February the library is hosting a Valentine’s Day party for local kids. The library will give away books, puzzles and goodie […]