The Greenbrier owes $5.8 million in county & state taxes 

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By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV According to public records, The Greenbrier owes $2,327,773.44 in county taxes which came due March 31. That’s in addition to $3,521.047.49 in state taxes which were previously due in late 2023, as reported on by Brad McElhinny of WVMetronews.  The grand total due is $5,848,820.93 in county and state taxes. A […]

Justice asks court to delay Sporting Club sale 

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV On Valentine’s Day, lawyers for the Justice Companies filed a motion for preliminary injunction seeking to stop a planned sale of The Greenbrier Sporting Club properties. Citing “this community’s economic well-being,” the legal filing argues that Carter Bank & Trust is racing too quickly and would injure the residents of the […]

White Sulphur woman opens her home to international students

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Cindi Clarke has moved 39 times in her life. She grew up in a military family that was constantly relocating. As a result, she learned to appreciate the value in learning new cultures from new people. Clarke now makes her home in downtown White Sulphur Springs, where she works remotely.  Knowing […]

Gillespie’s: A family business, 100 years strong

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV  How has Gillespie’s Flowers & Productions thrived for 100 years now in White Sulphur Springs? According to matriarch Phebe Gillespie, age 92, the answer is simple: “No one puts their hands in their pockets around here. We work.”  In continuous operation since 1923 as a flower shop and event business, Gillespie’s […]