WV Dept. of Arts, Culture and History announces 2023-24 Poetry Out Loud registration deadline

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The 2024 West Virginia Poetry Out Loud state competition registration deadline is set for Friday, Dec. 8, 2023. All West Virginia public and private high schools and homeschool associations are encouraged to participate in this free educational program, which is sponsored annually by the West Virginia Department of Arts, Culture and History […]

Singing Brings Comfort and Joy to Chorale Members

By Barbara Elliott, As the Greenbrier Valley Chorale prepares to conclude its 30th anniversary season with the annual Holiday Concert, some veteran members of the ensemble were asked what singing with the group has brought to their lives. Their answers can best be summarized in two words: comfort and joy.The 50-member group is made up […]

DHHR to provide supplemental propane assistance payment for winter season

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), on Monday, announced a supplemental payment to assist eligible residents with propane heating expenses for the 2023-24 winter season.  Residents who used propane for heating and who received a regular Low Income Energy Assistance Program payment this past winter will receive an automatic $84 […]

Monroe County Courthouse News: November 14 through November 20

The following Death Certificates were filed in Monroe County between Nov. 14 and Nov. 20: The following Marriage Certificates were filed in Monroe County between Nov. 14 and Nov. 20: The following Land Transfers were filed in Monroe County between Nov. 14 and Nov. 20: