Teresa Fowler & Dana Perry

With a combined 64 years of experience as lifeguards and water safety instructors, chances are Dana Perry and Teresa Fowler had a hand in keeping you and your kids safe at a pool across southern West Virginia over the last few decades. They have trained many lifeguards over the years, and they have no plans […]

Behind the scenes of a new program teaching kids to swim during the school day

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV From the time the Greenbrier Valley Aquatic Center (GVAC) was conceived, the goal has always been the same–enhanced water safety in southern West Virginia. Approximately half of Americans cannot swim safely, and that costs lives every single year. Especially in a place where summers are built around time spent in the […]