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Mountain Scene: Banging Chains in the Valley!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene

Get out, bang chains, and grow the sport with the Greenbrier Valley Disc Disciples, your local disc golf club! This club is Greenbrier Valley’s official disc golf community and was formed last summer by local disc golf enthusiasts who regularly played together on Sundays. Currently, the group is made up of 33 official members and […]

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

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, 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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MOUNTAIN SCENE: IT’S TIME TO HIT THE SLOPES!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene

Yes! It’s time to hit the slopes at Snowshoe Mountain Resort! Opening day arrived right on time during Thanksgiving week and The Ski Barn and SnowCreek Mountain Sports have been busy gearing up their customers for mountain fun. They are eager to maintain a strong ski and snowboard season while accommodating all your equipment needs. […]

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Celebrate 25 Days ’til Christmas at Bella’s!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene

This holiday season, stop in Bella the Corner Gourmet in historic downtown Lewisburg for Bella’s 25 Days til Christmas! At Bella’s you’ll find seasonal sweet delights including decadent hot chocolate from Vermont, vanilla fudge and butter toffees from Scotland, Panettone from Milan Italy, and two of Oprah’s holiday favorites! From Lake Champlain Chocolates, a variety […]

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Mtn Scene: Local Soup to you Door w/ Redwing Farm!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene

This Fall and Winter, give yourself a break from cooking every night and have fresh homemade soup and artisan bread delivered to your front door! Every Monday, Keveney and Luke Bair, owners of Redwing Farm Soup, deliver fresh soup and bread to their customers in Union, Ronceverte, Fairlea and Lewisburg, and 5 miles beyond. It’s […]

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Screamingly Good Times at Miller’s Haunted Trail

By: LBSPY / Category: Bailey Pace, Blog, Mountain Scene, Uncategorized

There are so many classic autumn activities: carving pumpkins, raking piles of leaves for the kids to play in, and picking apples from your local orchard for cider. But as the weather is cooling down, fall fun is heating up. Why opt for the ordinary when you can have the screamingly good. For those who […]

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Sat. Sept 12 – Freshwater Folk Fest in WSS!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene

   Most likely, the sun will shine and gentle breezes will blow at the 12th Annual Freshwater Folk Festival on Saturday, September 10 from 10 AM to 4 PM at the White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery on East Main Street. As before on the beautiful hatchery grounds, there will be (without charge), music and […]

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THERE AINT NO “G” IN MARLINTON AT TUDOR’S NEWEST LOCATION!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Food & Drink, Mountain Scene

In the 20th century, Marlinton’s first mayor, Andrew Price wrote a poem called THERE AIN’T NO “G” IN MARLINTON, see poem below! Marlinton, West Virginia has always had spelling problems with its name so Andrew Price wrote these verses to discourage this mistake. You can find the title to this poem as a large stencil in the dining […]

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MTN SCENE: FLOOD AFTERMATH & RESILIENCE

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene, Uncategorized

I recently watched a news story by WCHS, Eyewitness News Charleston, entitled “A Thousand Stories Never Told.” The story discussed the flood aftermath in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. The relief workers were interviewed and they highlighted their altruism and empathy following this devastating flood. As a volunteer coming in from Richmond, Virginia, I felt that […]

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MTN SCENE: LEWISBURG GETS A NEW UNIQUE BOUTIQUE

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Mountain Scene, UB-U

Willow Kelly and Ryan Appel are bringing what they call the “metaphysical” to Lewisburg. They recently opened a creative, free spirited store in Jefferson Plaza called Willow & Ryan’s Unique Boutique (UB). UB carries a large selection of uncommon gifts such as gemstone jewelry, body jewelry, artistic collectibles, incense, groovy clothing, tapestries, statuary, fragrance oils, […]

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Celebrate WV Craft Brews this April w/ HashtagWV!

Celebrate WV Craft Brews this April w/ HashtagWV! - Craft brew is taking off in West Virginia so don’t miss the first ever WV Craft Brew Fest, held Saturday, April 29th from 2-10pm, at the West Virginia State Fairgrounds. Other events this month include Lewisburg Chocolate Festival, Prohibition comes to Lewisburg on 4/20 w/ Sensi Trails, On Screen in Person featuring States of Grace […]

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