Alderson Native Became Queen Of Paris Nightlight

By Ashley Adkins

On the 14th day of August 1894, the little town of Alderson produced a freckle-faced, red-haired baby girl whose larger-than-life personality would catapult her into the limelight of European stardom at a time when the color of her skin kept her own country's heart closed to her unapologetic charms.

Read more in the Friday, February 12, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

BOE Appoints Kathy King to Vacated Seat, Hears Appeal for JROTC

By Ashley Adkins

A familiar face returned to the Greenbrier County Board of Education table Tuesday, February 9, to fill the seat vacated by former board member Stephen Baldwin through the end of his term in June.

Read more in the Thursday, February 11, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Couple Shares Valentine's Day Love Story Spanning 55 Years And Counting

By Theresa Flerx

There are polls, studies, jokes and even books portraying it as a bad idea for couples to work together. That information is often disproved, and such is the case for Charles "Benny" and Shirley Elmore of Ronceverte.

Read the full story of love in the Friday, February 12, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Greenbrier County Health Dept. Discusses State Budget Cuts with County Commission

By Theresa Flerx

In December, Ashley Butler, administrative services manager for Greenbrier County Health Department, attended the Greenbrier County Commission meeting to remind the governing body of the financial responsibility it has to the Health Department in the event of a state funding cut.

Read more in the Thursday, February 11, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

WSS Native Katherine Johnson Was A Pioneer For Women In NASA

By Cordia Lucas

White Sulphur Springs native Katherine G. Johnson, a retired NASA Langley mathematician, began working at the NASA Langley Research Center in Virginia in 1953 when the National Advisory Committee of Aeronautics (now NASA) had just begun hiring African-Americans.

Read more in the Wednesday, February 10, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

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