WVDN SEP 10, 2021


Mary Carol Elmore

ELMORE Mary Carol Elmore, 85, of Lewisburg, WV passed away September 8, 2021, at Greenbrier Health Care Center, Lewisburg, WV. Born May 15, 1936, in Hinton, WV, she was the daughter of the late Edward Byers and Ruby Spade Byers. Mary was a member and Deacon of Clifton Presbyterian Church, where she also belonged to [...]

Parade Of Lights To Be Held In Beckley, Former Firefighter Discusses 9/11 Steel Memorial

It’s hard to believe that 20 years have gone by since the 9/11 attacks. Those of us who are old enough to remember that day distinctly recall what life was like before 9/11, and what it became after. The feelings of anguish for all the innocent who died in the attacks never went away, although [...]

WVDN Invites You to Grow With Us

The West Virginia Daily News is growing. The information you rely on each day will be spread wider than ever before with increased online coverage and a wider distribution area. As of Monday, Oct. 4, home delivery of the newspaper will be available in Quinwood, Rupert, Rainelle and other areas of western Greenbrier County. This [...]

Ronceverte Parks And Rec Commission To Hold Meeting

The City Of Ronceverte Parks and Recreation Commission will hold a meeting on Monday, September 13 at 5 p.m. Agenda: Call to Order Approval of Minutes Review of Park Ordinance Review of Letters of Interest for Park Committee Update of Amphitheater Mural Request to paint picture at children's playground Selection of Park Committee applicants (Executive [...]

Echoes Of The Past: September 10

The following information is taken from the pages of The West Virginia Daily News, The West Virginia News, and The Greenbrier Independent in The West Virginia Daily News archives from 25, 50, 75, and 100 years ago.September 9-13, 199625 Years Ago...Local students who successfully completed the office technology program at the Beckley campus of Valley [...]

Preview: West Welcomes Pocahontas County

Pocahontas County (1-0) at Greenbrier West (1-1) Friday, September 10, 7:30 PM Cavalier Field, Charmco Radio: 95.3 WRLB (7pm) Series: Greenbrier West leads 33-9 Last Meeting: (10/8/2021) Greenbrier West 58 Pocahontas County 0 Last week: Greenbrier West got in the win column with a 20-8 victory at Summers County. In the absence of week one [...]

Spartans Boys Soccer Enjoying Success

The Greenbrier East boys’ soccer team has a motto they try to live by this year. “Win the next battle.” East has been winning many battles lately and last week had one of their best stretches in recent memory. East defeated Charleston Catholic 2-1 after a corner kick that started with Adam Seams and ended [...]

Community Bulletin Board

Fall Flea Market: The Organ Cave Community Center will host a Fall Flea Market September 10th and 11th from 8 a.m. till ??. Concessions will be available. Setup fee is $10. Call 304-645-6098 for details. Hunter Education Course: James Chapel Methodist Church 710 Shoestring TrailCrawley, WV 24931Sept. 13, 14 & 15, 20216:00pm-9:30pm each evening and [...]

Summers County Reports Another COVID-19 Death

The Summers County Health Department issued a statement via social media on the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 8 reporting the county's 24th COVID-19 death. No additional information is being released at this time. In the statement, the Health Department asks that the community keep the family in their thoughts and prayers. The statement also reminds [...]

Hope In the Hills Concert Has Been Canceled

Healing Appalachia released the following information about the Hope In the Hills concert: On behalf of Tyler Childers, and our volunteer Board of Directors at Hope in the Hills, Inc., we write to inform you that, with heavy hearts and after much consideration, we are canceling the in-person Healing Appalachia concert that was to be [...]

Seattle-based Lender Acquires The Greenbrier Valley Mall

The Greenbrier Valley Mall was purchased at auction for $1,826,000 by a Washington state-based financial lender. Richard Ducharme is the chief finance officer for Copper Leaf LLC, the mall’s new owner. He explained to The West Virginia Daily News that the organization expects everything to continue as is. “For the time being, we are going [...]

Greater Greenbrier COVID Taskforce Update

September 7, Update: The Greater Greenbrier COVID-19 Task Force met this morning via conference call and reports the following information. GREENBRIER COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT. We strongly encourage folks to wear a mask indoors while substantial spread is occurring. Hospitals are currently at or near capacity in our region. The only way out of this is [...]

Morrisey Leads 20-State Push to Protect Bump Stocks

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to review a lower court ruling that, if left intact, inappropriately permits federal regulators to outlaw a popular firearm accessory and potentially imprison those who fail to comply with the new mandate. The attorney general led a 20-state coalition Friday. Its brief argues [...]

Glen Daniel Woman Charged After Setting Fire To Boyfriend's House

A Glen Daniel woman allegedly assaulted three firefighters after she set fire to a home owned by her boyfriend. Tanya Sue Kinzel, 43, was arrested on Sept. 9 by an officer with the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Department who had been dispatched to call in Glen Daniel regarding a female who was “causing a disturbance and [...]

Dear Abby: Friday, September 10

Woman Starts To See Through Boyfriend's Big Talk Dear Abby: I am a 41-year-old divorced woman. My two grown children live with their dad. I have been in a relationship with "Sir Talks-a-Lot" for 16 months. I feel like I love him, but I'm having lots of doubts. When I don't see him, it doesn't [...]

Let Me Do You A Flavor: Chicken What?!

Hey there and welcome back! I’m glad you decided to join me this week as I want to share a little about a new personal journey I’m on and how that has changed my view on food. So pour that drink and pull up a chair for a recipe that is sure to knock your [...]

AZ Fugitive Apprehended In Lewisburg

The following statement was released by Sheriff Bruce Sloan of the Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department: On Friday, September 10, 2021, at approximately 8:15 am, Sergeant S. W. Hudnall, of the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s office, responded to a suspicious person complaint. Sergeant Hudnall located the female individual in a residence in Lewisburg and she had two [...]

Longanacre Requests Special Session Against Mandates

Del. Todd Longanacre is looking to shield the unvaccinated from the business owners who are wanting to promote public and employee safety through the vaccination of their workforce. His opposition to mandates was also echoed by Del. Barry Bruce in a recent editorial. Longanacre asked, in a letter to Gov. Jim Justice, for a special [...]

Alderson Accepts Copenhaver's Judgeship Resignation, Sets Hearing On Mayorship

How the Alderson Town Council reacted to the recent arrest of Mayor and Judge Travis Copenhaver was the only thing on the mind of visitors to the Thursday, September 9, meeting of council. Alderson Town Council and the concerned crowd. Typically appearing in person to conduct the meeting, Copenhaver was not present. Instead, Recorder Betty [...]

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