Greenbrier County Young Life ‘goes where kids are’ 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Rural communities often lack central gathering places for teenagers found in urban areas. This leads organizations providing support to teenagers to shift strategies, going to teens directly where they spend time.  “We meet kids where they are and earn the right to be heard in their life,” explains Hannah Vogelson, Greenbrier […]

Greenbrier County opens warming centers

By RealWV Staff, With more snow and even colder temperatures on the way over the next few days, Greenbrier County officials are making residents aware of warming centers and meal opportunities across the Greenbrier Valley. AVAILABLE LOCATIONS & SERVICES Wellspring – Rupert (daytime only) Valleyworks – Rainelle (daytime only) Overnight Warming Center — Seneca Health […]

The magic of Summit Lake

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Over the weekend, our family made a quick trip to one of our favorite mountain towns, Richwood. Located along the Cherry River in eastern Nicholas County, Richwood is a town on the rebound with good food, outdoor recreation, and kind people.  After dinner one night, our son wanted to do a […]