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In the Valley: The Manse, More than just a Room with a View

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, In the Valley

For many travelers nowadays, staying in a hotel rather than renting someone’s house defies the very essence of vacation. When renting a house, there is a liberation from dealing with hotel staff or anyone else for that matter. There is uniqueness since the variety of accommodations are limitless making it more than just a room […]

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July 18-21: A Durbin Tradition

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, In the Hills

This July, get outside in the wild and wonderful to enjoy 4 days of Durbin tradition at the 31st Annual Durbin Days Heritage Festival! Since 1987, this yearly event is held in on the Main Street of Durbin, WV in Pocahontas County and from Wednesday, July 18 to Saturday, the 21st and a Pageant on […]

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Acting Out: The Audience will be in Stitches at School For Lies

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

This July, Greenbrier Valley Theatre in downtown Lewisburg, the state professional theatre of West Virginia, proudly presents The School for Lies. Rated R, this wild farce matches wit with humor in the story of one woman and her troubles with love, told hilariously through rhyme. The widow Célimène runs the most fashionable salon in 1666 France […]

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Thur. July 28: Full Moon Party w/ Dan & Nathan at Asylum!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, FEATURED EVENTS, Food & Drink

On Saturday, July 28th Dan Freeman and Nathan Seldomridge join under the full moon to play all your favorite acoustics. Don’t miss the full moon party at the Asylum in downtown Lewisburg! Also this month, the Asylum presents JC Square, Gabe Dixon, and Matt Deal! The Asylum is located at 114 E. Randolph Street. For more […]

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Sat. August 18: Shovels and Rope at Carnegie Hall

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

On Saturday, August 18th don’t miss Shovels & Rope at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg, WV. They are an American folk duo from Charleston, South Carolina composed of husband and wife Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst. Combining threads from their individual solo careers, Michael and Cary blend traditional folk, rock and roll, and country rock. The band made their […]

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B-Sides & Badlands: Xander Hitzig Soars over the Big Ole ‘Yonder’

Xander Hitzig is a mighty force. His voice is towering, especially when crafted around such bluesy melodies as “Black” and “Angel Band,” cuts from his extraordinary 2017 studio record, Come Hither from Go Yonder. His soul ripples outward and proves as crucial to the proceedings as the music itself. Elsewhere, songs like “I Shiver with […]

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Sunday, July 29: Don Steck at Irish Pub!

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

On Sunday, July 29th, local singer/songwriter Don Steck performs at the Irish Pub in downtown Lewisburg from 2:30-5:30pm. Throughout the month, there are more shows at the pub! MA’AM, Rivertown Gypsies, Jim Snyder, Logan Duff, and Patrick O’Flaherty. Don’t miss all the fun, including Pub Quiz hosted by Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company! Here is the […]

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Historic Wonderland w/ HashtagWV this July!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog

This July, we feature the historic wonderland of Elmwood in Union, WV. It is also known as the Hugh Caperton House and was built in the 1830’s It is a two-story, nearly square brick dwelling with Greek Revival details. More features include Carlito’s in Lewisburg, Xander Hitizig’s concerts in the area, summer cocktail recipes, The School […]

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Adopt Me: Sweet & Playful

By: LBSPY / Category: adopt me, Blog, Humane Society

Meet Ruby.  She is mixed breed, about 1 year old, and weighs approximately  50 pounds.  She is very sweet, outgoing, playful and energetic.  Ruby would do best in an active family.  She is spayed and up to date on all her vaccines.  She seems fine with other dogs, and a home with older children is […]

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Mountain Scene: Women of Washington Street in Hospitality

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Diana Hunt, Mountain Scene

HOSPITALITY: “the friendly and generous reception and entertainment of guests, visitors, or strangers.” The “Farm-to/Table” movement is thriving in Greenbrier Valley. This region is blessed with a plethora of farmers, orchards, organic growers, kindly raised poultry, rabbit, beef, lamb and so much more. Adding to the local Table we have local wineries, distilleries and breweries […]

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Historic Wonderland w/ Hashtag Lewisburg this July!

Historic Wonderland w/ HashtagWV this July! - This July, we feature the historic wonderland of Elmwood in Union, WV. It is also known as the Hugh Caperton House and was built in the 1830’s It is a two-story, nearly square brick dwelling with Greek Revival details. More features include Carlito’s in Lewisburg, Xander Hitizig’s concerts in the area, summer cocktail recipes, The School […]

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