Steve Brown

Twenty-five years ago, Steve Brown was down on his luck and out of work in the mining machinery business. A friend suggested he open a bar. After taking out a line of credit and exploring several options for his future, the bar became the most promising option he had. Steve turned a farm equipment dealership […]

Nicholas superintendent pitches ‘academy’ to community members

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV January 27, 2023 On Wednesday evening, the Nicholas County Board of Education met to discuss Superintendent Donna Burge-Tetrick’s plan for the “Nicholas County Academy of Academic Excellence.” As part of a mediated agreement between the school system and the West Virginia Department of Education, the proposed academy will be located on […]