Local FFA students receive hands-on training at Willow Bend

By Greenbrier East FFA officers for RealWV, On February 1, students from Mrs. Dunkle’s morning classes at Greenbrier East traveled to the Willow Bend Agriculture Innovation Center for a fun filled day full of learning about sheep. Greenbrier West, James Monroe and Summers County were also in attendance for this event. The day started off […]

What is it like being in the Future Farmers of America?

Publisher’s Note: The FFA students at Greenbrier East, under the leadership of Emily Dunkle, expressed interest in providing regular agricultural content for The Real WV. We are proud to partner with them. Their first piece of content is an overview of what they do each year. By the Future Farmers of America, Greenbrier East Chapter […]

GWHS students to once again be recognized as ‘Greenbrier Scholars’

By Matthew Young, RealWV CLARIFICATION: While the Greenbrier Resort serves as sponsor and host for the Greenbrier Scholars event, they have no role in determining whether either school chooses to participate. As the author of this piece, and based upon reader feedback, I feel this clarification is necessary. CHARMCO, W.Va. – Students and families of […]

Graves to attend Marshall as a Yeager Scholar

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Indigo Graves, a senior at Greenbrier East High School from Sinks Grove, won the Yeager Scholarship to attend Marshall University this fall. She is one of eight recipients of the prestigious honor. It covers full tuition, study at Oxford, an additional study abroad experience, a textbook stipend, and additional academic opportunities. […]

Greenbrier singers earn All-State honors

By Staff, RealWV West Virginia high school students have the unique opportunity of participating in 3 different all-state choirs during their high school career–the Jr High/Middle School Honor Choir, the High School Honor Choir, and the WV High School All-State Chorus. There were eight freshmen students selected (maximum allotment per school) to participate in the […]

Greenbrier East band students earn All-State honors

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Last weekend, The West Virginia Music Educators Conference was held in Charleston. Three students from Greenbrier East were selected to the All-State Band–Clara Long (flute), Lawson Hamilton (trumpet), & Cedric Allder, (euphonium). Band members earn All-State status by passing a demanding audition process in which they demonstrate skills in scales, advanced […]

FFA students start new animal grooming service

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV January 25, 2023 You’ve dropped off your kids at school for years, and now you can drop off your dogs too.  What is the program? The Future Farmers of America (FFA) at Greenbrier East High School are offering a new animal grooming program for the community. “We do baths and nail […]