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MY DOG & I: TRAINING!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Janine Lazarus, My Dog & I

A recent email from one of my trainee dog’s owners provoked a lot of thought about this month’s topic… She was delighted to see her dog on a walk with all of my pack, not on leash, not rough housing and not running away but…was interested in hearing how the “training” was going. I did understand […]

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PSEUDO NEWS: OH, OH, MY IMAGINARY FRIENDS HAVE IMAGINARY FRIENDS.

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Larry Berger, Pseudo News

I was lounging around in my living room, drinking tea after cleaning the kitchen, when I saw my friend, Jim Reacher, walking down the middle of Highway 3. That’s not unusual. We all walk down the middle of the road here. There just isn’t that much traffic. Jim was walking a little crookedly and he was […]

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WV ARTIST ON DISPLAY: ABBEY’S POP-UP DESIGN STUDIO

Get to know Abbey, a designer who specializes in branding, web design, and web development. Currently located in Copenhagen, Denmark, she is from Ronceverte and keeps her roots in the mountains of West Virginia. She works with clients across the globe with her traveling design studio, Wayfarer Design Studio. She loves creating brands that are […]

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Celebrate 5 Years w/ HashtagWV this March!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog

Celebrate 5 Years w/ us this March! The publication is turning 5 years old and we are in our 87th issue. We owe this big milestone to our readers and advertisers who have supported this publication and kept it going. We could not have done this without your support and loyalty. To celebrate this milestone, a celebration […]

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Feb 27 & 28: Mardi Gras at Irish Pub w/ Marc Stone!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

Celebrate Fat Tuesday at the Irish Pub in downtown Lewisburg! On Monday, February 27th, Marc Stone Duo will perform a show at 7:30pm; and on Tuesday, get in the Mardi Gras spirit with party favors, New Orleans food, and more live music! The Irish Pub is located at 1030 E. Washington Street in Lewisburg. For […]

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This March: Emmalea Deal & more at Asylum!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Out Loud

This month, check out live music at the Asylum in downtown Lewisburg! The live music list includes: Common Houses, Matt Deal, The Boatmen, St. Patrick’s Day party, Emmalea Deal (pictured above), Harrison Bounds, Nathan Seldomridge & Dan Freeman! The Asylum is located at 114 E. Randolph St in downtown Lewisburg. For more info, call 681-318-3515.

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Saturday, March 25: Pontiac at Sweet Shoppe!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Local Beat

On Saturday, March 25th, Pontiac returns to one of Lewisburg’s notorious musically taverns, the Sweet Shoppe. They are loaded with new originals, sonic soundscapes and personal musical calibrations. NO COVER, but not free. Tip jar will be present and appreciated. Change in schedule: Friday, March 24: DJ Sid (not Rob Jones) On St. Patrick’s Day the Sweet […]

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Fri. March 17: Parade into St. Patrick’s Day!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Mountain Scene

This March, kick off your festivities with a St. Patrick’s Day Parade at The Irish Pub in downtown Lewisburg on Friday, March 17th! For more than 10 years, the Irish Pub’s St. Patrick’s Day has brought a festive celebration of Irish Heritage to Greenbrier County. Everyone is encouraged to participate in the parade but you […]

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Thursday, March 9: Celebrating 5 Years!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Christina Entenmann, FEATURED EVENTS

This month, the publication turns 5 years old and we are in our 87th issue. We owe this big milestone to our readers and advertisers who have supported this publication and kept it going. We could not have done this without your support and loyalty. To celebrate this milestone, a celebration is in order! On […]

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Sat. March 25: Mtn Trails, Tunes & Ales!

By: LBSPY / Category: Around the Town, Blog, FEATURED EVENTS

On Saturday, March 25th from 2-9pm, The Mountain Music Trail presents Mountain Trails, Tunes and Ales at Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company (GVBC) in Maxwelton.  This a family-friendly fundraiser for the Mountain Music Trail (MMT) and includes live music, food vendors, brews, and kid-friendly games! The music starts at 2pm with the the O’Gagnian Brothers. At […]

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Christina runs an "Event Spotlight" on 95.3FM and 103.1FM THE BEAR. This spotlight airs 3x a day (Monday-Friday) on both stations. 95.3FM reaches 45,000 listeners daily in Beckley, Greenbrier County, Monroe County, Summers County, and some of Mercer County!!! 103.1FM has been serving 78,000 listeners everyday in the Greenbrier Valley of West Virginia and the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia since 1983. We distribute 7,000 full color, free papers across 5 counties. Ad rates start at just $20! Click here for MEDIA KIT  

Celebrate 5 Years w/ HashtagWV this March!

Celebrate 5 Years w/ HashtagWV this March! - Celebrate 5 Years w/ us this March! The publication is turning 5 years old and we are in our 87th issue. We owe this big milestone to our readers and advertisers who have supported this publication and kept it going. We could not have done this without your support and loyalty. To celebrate this milestone, a celebration […]

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