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Ramblin’: Rebirth of the Renaissance at WV Renaissance Festival

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

Nestled in the unassuming hills of Greenbrier County, an extraordinary farm beckons you to take a step out of the present and into a world of times past- a world where knights spar for sport, lords and ladies grace the scene, and spectators celebrate in the spirit of revitalization and rebirth. In its historically recreated […]

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RAMBLIN ON THE MOUNTAIN

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

Slap the skis on the top of the car, bring your board, or come as you are- it’s time to head up to Snowshoe and escape into the laid back mountain lifestyle for a weekend getaway. Whether you’re traversing the slopes on the mountain or perusing the village shops, restaurants, and bars, there is an […]

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RAMBLIN: TASTE THE WILD. 2015 BUCKET LIST. BY JENNIFER SPROUSE

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

As humans we are always in a state of procrastination – always saying that we will get to that project tomorrow, visit that desired destination next year, and try that new activity next time. Eventually we look back and realize that a significant portion of time has passed and all we have managed to do […]

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RAMBLIN: AND YOU THOUGHT JOUSTING WAS A LOST ART

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

Hear ye, hear ye! Gather round mine words and, pray tell, take note: ye olde arte of chivalry is not dead yet! The knights have come to town! 7 miles west on Route 60, a great and peculiar dream came to life for a colorful duo with a rich history of Renaissance faire involvement. Taso […]

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Ramblin: Aug 1&2: Literature Comes to Life. by Jennifer Sprouse

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

“It was a hot and humid August evening and the stale veil of writer’s block hung low in the air like a swathing blanket of doom. Overworked and agitated, I put the pen down as I wiped the resurfacing beads of perspiration from my forehead. In dire need of some inspiration, I rose from my […]

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Bubba, Buffett, & Bearded Men…

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

Now can you take the quiet sport of golf and spice it up a bit? Throw in a couple of bayou-dwelling, bearded creatures, add an astronomical amount of fireworks, blend it like one of Jimmy Buffett’s margaritas, and serve it up right next to the coolest small town in America. The result: the Greenbrier Classic […]

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RAMBLIN: DO IT IN THE DARK! BY JENNIFER SPROUSE

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

Want to talk dirty? Then let’s talk caving! Beneath your feet lies an entire wild world, vastly unexplored. So if you think you know the Greenbrier Valley, think again! Greenbrier, Pocahontas, and Monroe counties alone boast thousands of known caves and miles of passages spanning through an underground system like veins in the earth. Some […]

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RAMBLIN: SWEETEST TIME OF THE YEAR. BY JENNIFER SPROUSE

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

A obscure oblong pod and a curious soul that cracked it open- that’s all it took to start the craze that gripped the world and left us human beings so desirous that we have since been unable to shake it. From its ancient beginnings as a frothy, bitter brew to the later production of chocolate […]

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RAMBLIN: THE SAVORING SEASON BY JENNIFER SPROUSE

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

It’s time to emerge from the house you’ve been hiding in and wipe the sleep from your eyes. Stretch, shake out your winter blues, and kiss your cabin fever goodbye. Yes, it’s the long awaited arrival of the spring season, making its 2014 debut on the vernal equinox- March 20th. As life begins to bustle […]

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RAMBLIN: A VERY VARIED VALENTINE’S DAY. BY JENNIFER SPROUSE

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jennifer Sprouse, Ramblin

Romantics rejoice and haters unite! Whether you’re a fan or not, Valentine’s Day has become the insignia for the month of February, overshadowing Groundhog’s Day (Sorry, Punxsutawney Phil, maybe next year!) and usurping the limelight from the month’s other holidays. It is a time of romantic romps for some and wishful thinking for others. And […]

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What would Santa Drink? Find out w/ HashtagWV!

What would Santa Drink w/ HashtagWV Lewisburg WV - What would Santa drink? Find out with HashtagWV this December! And enter for your chance to WIN a dozen cupcakes from B. Sweet Confectionery in White Sulphur Springs, WV. Other features this month include the revelry at Shanghai Parade, Laughin in Lewisburg (a comedy show at the Wild Bean), WV Artist Sean O’Connell, and so […]

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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 […]