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Abduction suspect caught in West Virginia

SUMMERSVILLE, WV (WVNS) – A man who abducted a young girl in Pennsylvania was caught by West Virginia Law Enforcement. A man from Florida was caught in West Virginia after he had abducted a young girl from Pennsylvania. Thomas Edward Grossman III allegedly traveled from Florida to Pennsylvania and abducted the girl. On his way […]
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National Program Offers School Prep Boost For Summersville Families

Children in Nicholas County can take part in the annual Save the Children Reading Campaign this Saturday. The program supports children in rural areas with summer learning activities. The program serves communities most impacted by inequality. “It’s a centralized location that will enable families from a number of the area...
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Cody Johnson cancels three shows due to illness

Cody Johnson has canceled three shows for this week due to an undisclosed illness. Johnson shares that Lewisburg, WV, Richmond, WV and Johnstown, PA are the cities affected. “Regrettably, the Cody Johnson concerts scheduled for this Thursday, Friday & Saturday are unable to go on as originally planned due to illness,” a statement reads on social media. “We understand the inconvenience this causes with travel, plans and with purchased tickets, and we apologize for this unforeseen circumstance. We very much appreciate your understanding and patience, and we will make every attempt to get back to these markets to make up the dates as soon as possible. Thank you for your continued support.”
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Cody Johnson cancels opening concert at West Virginia State Fair

LEWISBURG, W.Va. (WCHS) — One of the headlining musical acts at the State Fair of West Virginia has canceled. Country music artist Cody Johnson, who was set to open the fair with a performance Thursday night, has canceled the show due to illness, according to a post on his social media accounts.
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Cody Johnson concert planned at WV State Fair is canceled

FAIRLEA, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Regrettably, the Cody Johnson concert scheduled during the State Fair of West Virginia on Thursday, August 11, in Lewisburg, WV, is unable to go on as originally planned due to illness. “We understand the inconvenience this causes with travel, plans and with purchased tickets, and...
LEWISBURG, WV

Get to know Spartan football coaches: Arthur Erskine

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – This pre-season, we are going to try a new feature and focus on getting to know the football coaches at Greenbrier East. Every year, readers become familiar with certain players, and that will continue as well, but it is time the coaches get their time in the limelight with all the hard […] The post Get to know Spartan football coaches: Arthur Erskine appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Amy’s Market offers local foods, delicious desserts

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – As you drive south into Lewisburg from the interstate be sure to glance down into Montwell Commons, a great food experience is tucked into the urban landscape. Amy’s Market and Hill and Holler pizza and tap room work together to provide a food experience like no other. Amy’s serves breakfast and lunch […] The post Amy’s Market offers local foods, delicious desserts appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Logan Junior League all-stars battle back for state runner-up finish

LEWISBURG — The Logan Junior League All-Star team battled back after suffering a loss early in the 13-14 year old West Virginia State Championship at Greenbrier East High School as they won five straight elimination games to claim a runner-up finish. The Wildcats came out and lost a close...
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State Fair of West Virginia to start Thursday

LEWISBURG, W.Va. — The gates are set to open for mountain-grown fun at the 97th annual State Fair of West Virginia at Thursday, Aug. 11, with gates opening at 9 a.m. and carnival rides at 11 a.m. Opening day specials include $8 gate admission and $25 all-day ride passes.
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Crews on scene of wires down on Delta Avenue in Mount Lookout

CINCINNATI — A section of Delta Avenue in Mount Lookout is blocked after power lines fell, Tuesday afternoon. Click the video player above to watch other afternoon headlines from WLWT News 5. Police reported the incident at 3:22 p.m. between Kroger Avenue and Linwood Avenue. Delays are expected to...
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Carnegie Hall Second Stage Series presents Gyasi Sept. 16

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – Carnegie Hall’s Second Stage Series kicks off with Gyasi in the Hamilton Auditorium on Friday, Sept. 16, at 7:30 p.m. Guests are invited to come early for the Mainstage Lounge preshow reception from 6:30–7:15 p.m. in the Museum Gallery. The Second Stage Series is sponsored by Smooth Ambler. Admission to the Mainstage […] The post Carnegie Hall Second Stage Series presents Gyasi Sept. 16 appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Sign language class planned through New River CTC

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – New River Community and Technical College is offering a six-week basic sign language class on Thursday evenings from 6-7:30 p.m. starting Sept. 1. The class will be offered online through Zoom video conferencing. Students in the class will learn sign language vocabulary, phrases and sentences, including grammatical features, and students will have […] The post Sign language class planned through New River CTC appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Commissioners Consider Metal Detectors at Courthouse

At the August 9th Special Session of the Pocahontas County Commission, there was a discussion about Courthouse Security discussed in Executive Session at the request of Sheriff Jeff Barlow. While no official action was taken regarding this when the commissioners returned to open session, Commission President Walt Helmick said that...

Christmas in July winners announced

These folks are getting ready to pack their bags! Three community members from across the Greenbrier Valley have won The West Virginia Daily News’ Christmas in July subscription sweepstakes. Beverly Boggs of Second Creek, Alfred Ayers of Rainelle, and Treva Vass of Lewisburg each won a two-night getaway for two guests at the Hillcrest Mansion […] The post Christmas in July winners announced appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Fayette County woman charged with animal cruelty

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – A Hico woman is facing animal cruelty charges in Fayette County. Sheriff Mike Fridley provides the following information regarding this incident. On August 5, 2022, deputies received a call of possible animal cruelty in Glen Ferris. Deputies were advised that individuals in the neighborhood...
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Strange haunting near Summersville Lake may be largely forgotten

SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va.—The tale of the "Ford Ghost" southwest of Summersville, West Virginia, makes its appearance several times in local lore, but this telling by J.W. Benjamin, published in the W.Va. Heritage Encyclopedia, couches the story in a manner that captures the essence of a good ghost story with the help of Lonnie E. Legge, who might have provided enough detail about the location of the haunting to surmise where it occurred.
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Lewisburg Rotary Club puts spotlight on Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – At its regular meeting on Monday, Aug. 8, the Lewisburg Rotary Club heard from Darcie McGraw, general manager of the Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center. McGraw reported on the growing impact of GVAC in its first few months since opening in May. GVAC serves more than 1,000 individual members as well as hundreds […] The post Lewisburg Rotary Club puts spotlight on Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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First week of East football fall practice in the books

LEWISBURG (WVDN) – The Greenbrier East Spartans football team began fall practice last week and with that first week now over, things are looking positive for the green and gold. The Spartans will continue to practice this week, then work in two scrimmages before the season opener, a home game with Point Pleasant on Aug. […] The post First week of East football fall practice in the books appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
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Preparations begin for 97th annual State Fair of West Virginia

LEWISBURG, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Preparations are beginning in Lewisburg for the 97th annual State Fair of West Virginia. Gates are set to open at 9 a.m. on Thursday, with carnival rides beginning at 11 a.m. The fair will hold a variety of special discounts for opening day, including $7 gate...
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