Author Archive

Friday, July 5: The Fabulous Baker Sisters at New Chapter Bookstore

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, In the Neighborhood

The Fabulous Baker Sisters, Margaret Baker and Barbara Baker Elliott, will share their offbeat humor with visitors to A New Chapter Bookstore on Friday, July 5, at 6 p.m. Their reading is part of First Friday activities in downtown Lewisburg. The Baker sisters grew up in Smithfield, North Carolina, as UKs (Undertaker’s Kids), which explains […]

Read More

Saddle Up! Horseback Riding in Lewisburg w/ Mounted Blessing!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, On The Cover, Things to Do

Are you spending the summer in Greenbrier County?  Or do you reside locally and looking for a fun and challenging outdoor activity? Sigrid House, owner of Mounted Blessing LLC, invites you to her farm for summer horseback riding lessons. Located just a few minutes from downtown Lewisburg, lessons are offered for ages 9 and up […]

Read More

June 21-July 6: Is it Really Happily Ever After? GVT Presents “Into the Woods”

By: HashtagWV / Category: Acting Out, Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

The phrase “be careful what you wish for” takes on a whole new meaning in the Stephen Soundheim and James Lapine musical, Into The Woods. This magical musical runs June 21st until July 6 (see show dates below) Greenbrier Valley Theatre in downtown Lewisburg. The blend of Brother Grimm style fairytales begins with everyone getting […]

Read More

Mtn Music Trail: Celebrating Dwight Diller

Pocahontas County musician Dwight Diller received West Virginia’s highest folklife honor, the Vandalia Award, at the annual Vandalia Gathering in Charleston over the Memorial Day weekend. According to the State Department of Culture and History, “The individuals who receive this award embody the spirit of our state’s folk heritage and are recognized for their lifetime […]

Read More

Mountain Scene: The River is Calling. An Interview with Beverly and Bob at Greenbrier River Campground

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene

Warm weather is finally here and it’s time to start thinking about getting back to nature with family and friends. Whether you like to pitch your own tent or get a good night’s sleep in an air-conditioned cabin, Greenbrier River Campground offers excellent accommodations for all kinds of folks. Families can’t help but love this […]

Read More

WV Artist on Display: Semi Abstract w/ Rich Color!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, WV Artist on Display

Meet Beth Humphreys, our WV Artist on Display for the month of June. She loves the infinitely rich and beautiful diversity of our visual world and uses acrylic paint and mediums to create textures and transparencies to build up colors and layers. Her paintings are semi-abstract with rich color and diverse graphic elements. She describes […]

Read More

Greenbrier County Auto Repair Business Strives to Provide Elite Service

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Rear Viewed

On Saturday June 29th check out K2 Motorsports’ Grand Opening in Caldwell! There will be hot dogs, burgers, pizza, and refreshments, 9a-3pm. Owned and operated by father and son team, Keith and Kelvin Filzen, this shop is a full-service facility that provides top-level diagnostic and repair services, complemented by in-house fabrication, 2WD, 4WD, AWD dyno […]

Read More

Visual Arts: Lynn Boggess Tactile Realism En-Plein-Air

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Visual Arts

This June, stop in Cooper Gallery Fine Art in downtown Lewisburg to see New Work by Lynn Boggess. The gallery represents regional and international artists working in a number of mediums and Boggess’ painting style is Tactile Realism en-plein-air. His passion is landscapes in a hybridized style in where he paints from nature, in the […]

Read More

In the Spirit: It’s All About that Tea!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Amy Hoke, Blog, In The Spirit, The Greenbrier

The highly anticipated, long-awaited time of year where the nights get longer and the drinks get colder is finally here and the perfect time to talk about the “house wine of the south”, Sweet Iced Tea!  Most will probably agree when I say sitting on the porch with a tall glass of sweet iced tea, […]

Read More

Future Doc: Got Scars? Warning!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Future Doc, Timothy Pence

That scar that you’re hiding or wish you could hide can be even more bad news than an unsightly blemish or threat to your vanity. The battle scars from injuries and surgical procedures may lead to problems not only in the area of the scar but also affect underlying glands and organs AND can cause […]

Read More

Saddle up for June w/ Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper!

Saddle up for June w/ Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper! - Saddle up this June for the best things to do in Greenbrier County and surrounding areas!  Sigrid House, owner of Mounted Blessing LLC, invites you to her farm for summer horseback riding lessons. Jason Scott with B-Sides and Badlands interviews Black Garlic about their new album. They play at the Wild Bean in downtown Lewisburg on Saturday, June 22. Gibbs Kinderman with the Mountain Music Trail celebrates Dwight Diller, who won […]

Stay Updated w/ HashtagWV!

Want to stay updated with the paper or thinking about advertising? Sign up today for the latest HASHTAGWV monthly newsletter!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Best Things to Do in Lewisburg, WV

Best Things to Do in Lewisburg WV! - Spending a day in Lewisburg? Here are a few of the best things to do while you’re visiting. Start your day at the Wild Bean coffee shop.  Located downtown, this cafe offers premium coffee, tea, veggie cuisine, wi-fi, entertainment, and more! The breakfast menu consisting of breakfast burritos, egg scrambles, breakfast sandwiches and granola w/ […]

"Over the last 10 years, we have tried several avenues for advertising. Beyond a doubt, our greatest return has been through HASHTAGWV. Whether it be in the HASHTAGWV print edition, or online, our customers, both locals and tourists, really do look for this media form to be in tune with what’s going on in the area and for destination shopping. Advertising with LBSPY (now HASHTAG) has unequivocally been a great asset for our business!" - Craig Miller w/ Serenity Now Outfitters. Ad rates start at just $20! Click here for MEDIA KIT  

LBMEDIAKIT
LBSPY-Testimonials1
Patrick4CMPLTshrp "LBSPY is the best thing that has happened in Greenbrier County since I have been here for seven years. Maybe the whole state.... a first class operation and a lot of hard work," Patrick O'Flaherty (pictured above), The Irish Pub, Lewisburg, WV

Donating = Loving

HashtagWV remains D.I.Y. in nature and it takes hundreds of hours a month to research and write, and thousands of dollars to sustain. If you find any joy and value in it, please consider making a one time or recurring monthly donation of your choosing, between a cup of coffee at The Wild Bean and a good dinner at Food & Friends
Adam DeGraff "LB Spy always has their finger on the pulse of this community!" - Adam Degraff (pictured above), (The Weight/ The Dueling Fiddlers / Pianafiddle)

Instagram

  • For the second year, lords and ladies, knights and knaves are strolling the grounds of Hollow Hills Farm every weekend this June. There’s shopping, entertainment, stage shows, live music, games, food, and all sorts of participatory revelry inspired by the days of the Renaissance. @wv_renaissance_festival
...
#lewisburg #lewisburgwv #gotowv #simplygbv #greenbriercounty #westvirginialivin #renaissancefair #wvrenaissancefestival
  • Happy West Virginia Day from your team @cartierrainespa in Lewisburg! West Virginia and the people it brings to us are simply amazing, including this spa team! 156 years and going strong 💪💙💛
...
#lewisburg #lewisburgwv #gotowv #igers_of_wv #wv_igers #greenbriercounty #simplygbv #spalifestyle #cartierraine #cartierrainespa #AlmostHeaven #LetsGo
  • Chinese buffet tho 👀 @ China Palace in Lewisburg
...
#lewisburg #lewisburgwv #gotowv #westvirginialivin #simplygbv #greenbriercounty #igers_of_wv #wv_igers #smallbusinessesrock #chinesebuffet #allyoucaneatbuffet 🇨🇳

Follow Us!

LBSPY ARTICLES

Wonder How HashtagWV Remains Free?

WONDER HOW HASHTAG LEWISBURG CITY PAPER REMAINS FREE? - Wondering how Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper gets published and distributed FREE every month 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 HASHTAGWV comes […]

BEHIND HASHTAG

HASHTAG WV
P.O. Box 744
Lewisburg, West Virginia 24901
info@hashtagwv.com

TESTIMONIAL

"Here at WHEN PIGS FLY BBQ, we get the most return advertising with LBSPY. New customers tell us all the time how they see our ad. They then come see us!" - Mike and Kellen, owners of When Pigs Fly BBQ, Lewisburg, WV.
"Christina, Thank you so much for the cover and the ARTICLE. Your LBSPY is fantastic! We hope to grow this ride and other sports events in our area. Your magazine will do this. Again thank you from everyone in the GVBike club. Come ride with us sometime." - Janice Centa

WE ARE YOUR SOURCE!

LBSPY is a free, full color arts and entertainment tabloid dedicated to providing useful information in the areas of Greenbrier County, Pocahontas County, parts of Alleghany County, and more. We distribute 7,000, full color issues every month.

WE ARE ENGAGED!

We are engaged in promoting local music, arts, events, dining, and shopping. We reach our audience where they live, eat, shop, drink, play, and fill up their gas tank. BEHIND THE SPY

TESTIMONIAL

"LBSPY is the best thing that has happened in Greenbrier County since I have been here for seven years. Maybe the whole state.... a first class operation and a lot of hard work," Patrick O'Flaherty, owner @ The Irish Pub