Tag: Greenbrier County

Lewisburg to host virtual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - The city of Lewisburg is holding a virtual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration. Usually the city holds a march, community...

West Virginia State Fair announces dates for 2021

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - The West Virginia State Fair announced its dates for 2021. The fair will start on August 12th and run through August...

West Virginia State Fairgrounds hosts third COVID-19 vaccination event in Greenbrier...

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - "It's science for the win. This vaccination and getting it out there is saving lives." And it's a win that...

Carnegie Hall offering salt-rising bread cooking class to the public

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg will be offering an online class on January 23rd to the public. The class will consist...

Greenbrier County continues to improve COVID-19 vaccine distributions

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - The state of West Virginia continues to be efficient in administering COVID-19 vaccines throughout the state. Almost one month after...

State Fair of West Virginia announces fair dates

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- The State Fair of West Virginia has announced the dates for this year. According to a post made on Facebook, the...

Greenbrier County man wanted after escaping home confinement

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A Rupert man is currently wanted after removing his security bracelet and escaping home confinement. Gary Ray Blankenship was previously charged...

Greenbrier composite squadron of the Civil Air Patrol close out 2020...

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) —On Wednesday, Dec. 30, several cadet members of the Greenbrier Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol met in person for...

Churches hold first Sunday service of 2021, reflect on going virtual

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - Churches across our area have jumped right into the new year and have begun holding their first services of 2021....

New locally-owned mattress store opens in Ronceverte

RONCEVERTE, WV (WOAY) - A new mattress store opened in Ronceverte earlier this week.  BoxDrop Greenbrier held its grand opening this past Monday. The owner...

Greenbrier County Health Department preparing to vaccinate seniors tomorrow

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- Greenbrier County Health Officials have announced their distribution plan to administer the COVID-19 vaccine to seniors. Per Governor Justice’s mandate, a...

Carnegie Hall partnering with master pianist for “Behind the Notes” fundraiser

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg is partnering with a master pianist for a series of online conversations and performances. Barbara Nissman...

Greenbrier County School Employees anticipate receiving COVID-19 vaccine

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - With West Virginia continuing to administer COVID-19 vaccines throughout the state, preparation to receive the vaccine is increasing. Healthcare providers...

Secretary of State Mac Warner announces 2020 Members of WV Centurion...

Charleston, WV (WOAY) – Secretary of State Mac Warner announced the 2020 members of the West Virginia Centurion Chamber of Commerce today, recognizing active...

Churches opt for virtual holiday services to avoid crowds

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - This time of year, church sanctuaries are usually packed with those wanting to celebrate Christmas. Due to the pandemic, things will...

Church to host virtual ‘Blue Christmas’ worship service

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - The pandemic has made 2020 one of the hardest years many have gone through, but a local church wants to...

WVSOM accepting appointments for osteopathic manipulative medicine clinic

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - A new year means a new opportunity for residents of Lewisburg and surrounding areas to receive no-cost osteopathic manipulative treatment...

Man arrested after sexually assaulting an employee

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY)- A man has been arrested for sexual assault after an employee alleged he forced himself on her. According to a criminal...

Man arrested on sexual abuse, assault charges

RAINELLE, WV (WOAY) - A man is charged with sexual abuse and assault charges in Greenbrier County. According to a criminal complaint, on Friday, Dec....

Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department concludes Christmas food drive

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - The Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department has concluded the 2020 Christmas season food drive, and it was a great success. The...

Heavy ice, snowfall can cause power outages

WEST VIRGNIA (WOAY) Wednesday evening into Thursday morning, some areas could see some harsh winter weather. The StormWatch team forecasts some overnight sleet for areas...

WVSOM students, employees provide holiday gifts to children in need

LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) – The COVID-19 pandemic may have prevented the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) from hosting an on-campus celebration as...

UPDATE: More bodies found in fatal fire in Greenbrier County

UPDATE (12/11/20 @ 11:45 a.m.): LEWISBURG, WV (WOAY) - According to Greenbrier County Sheriff Bruce Sloan, the identity of the adult victim has been...

School system offers grief counseling to students

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV (WOAY) - In just one night, Greenbrier County Schools lost five students to a deadly fire. “You know, we were all devastated,"...

Sen. Stephen Baldwin named minority leader

CHARLESTON, WV (WOAY) - State Senator Stephen Baldwin was selected to be the next minority leader. "My approach is we're going to fight the good...
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