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In the Spirit: The South American Way.

Spring is upon us and it’s harvest time!…..And you thought there was only one time each year to make [...]
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Guns & Cornbread: Baiting, Ethics, and other Moral Dilemmas

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Guns and Cornbread, Larry Case
I don’t know about you, but I have never been a big fan of the ancient Greeks. I know [...]
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Local Shops: Be Well at Edith’s!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Diana Hunt, Local Shops
While visiting friends in Pocahontas County, WV back in 1979 Edith McKinley fell in love with the area. She [...]
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Local Shops: Come Play at Love Child!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Local Shops
When it comes to play and kids fashion, Lewisburg’s local independent toy store, Love Child is ahead of the [...]
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My Dog & I: Old Dogs, New Tricks

One of my favorite questions is “Is my dog too old to train?” I love this question because there [...]
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Groovy Highway: Are Strangers Really Perfect? People are Strange Every Day… I am Everyday People.

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Groovy Highway, Johnny Tassa, Random Prophet
My best friends are perfect strangers. Everyday people. I am everyday people. I like everyday people and I get [...]
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B Sides & Badlands: Dearest Everybody, It’s OK Not to be Ok.

That’s what L.A. singer-songwriter Inara George, daughter of Little Feat’s frontman Lowell George, assures us with her first solo [...]
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West Virginia Winter Music Festival & Good Vibes

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Ethan Jones, Mountain Music Trail
Once a year on a mid-winter’s weekend, a unique social and musical experience goes down in the heart of [...]
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Friday, March 30: Rob Jones at Sweet Shoppe!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Local Beat
On Friday, March 30 Rob Jones performs at the Sweet Shoppe in downtown Lewisburg. Rob is known for his [...]
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Friday, March 23: Bees Trees @ The Asylum!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Local Beat
On Friday, March 23, experience with buzz with The Bees Trees at the Asylum in downtown Lewisburg. They deliver a dynamic fusion [...]
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March into Local Shops w/ Hashtag Lewisburg!

March into Local Shops w/ Hashtag Lewisburg! - March into local shops w/ Hashtag Lewisburg! This month, we feature Lewisburg’s unique toy and children’s clothing store, Love Child; and Edith’s Health Food Store! This month is also packed full of events with Greenbrier Valley Theatre’s Mary Poppins Jr, St. Patrick’s Day festivities, Trillium’s “From the Ground Up, the Chill is on w/ Polar […]

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Wonder How LBSPY Remains Free?

WONDER HOW LBSPY REMAINS FREE? - Wondering how LBSPY gets published and distributed FREE every 2 weeks in print and online? Do we have wealthy parents or did one of us seduce a millionaire? No. Are we financed by bank loans or grant money? Nope, not that either. Until we hit it BIG in the lotto, every issue of LBSPY comes […]