Students learn personal finance in a game of ‘Get a Life’

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Young people often get a bad rap for not understanding personal finance. But how are they supposed to know how to manage money if they don’t have experience doing so?  “Get a Life,” a program run by the West Virginia State Treasurer’s Office, gives them that real-world experience in a classroom […]

Roy Loudermilk & Austin Baker

As the nation pauses this Saturday to honor our veterans–all those who served the nation in the armed forces, we here at RealWV wanted to take a moment to honor two inspiring young men who are just beginning their military careers. Roy Loudermilk and Austin Baker have been best friends since kindergarten. They grew up […]

Greenbrier West students host event for Deaf Awareness Month 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Led by advisor Misty Boone, a group of junior and seniors at Greenbrier West are reaching out to the deaf and hard of hearing community in the Meadow River Valley.  “They aim to increase the availability of interpreters for the Deaf and hard-of-hearing community in West Virginia, ensuring access to vital […]