Former Union Volunteer Fire Department Chief Dunbar Sentenced

By Bobby Bordelon

The former chief of the Union Volunteer Fire Department and Monroe County schools transportation director was sentenced in the Monroe County Circuit Court on Friday, October 18, under Judge Robert Irons.

Larry Dunbar, 61, of Union was indicted by a Monroe County Grand Jury twice on a total of four charges in the past few years, including:

Read more in the Tuesday, October 22, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Judgement Found Against Greenbrier

By Bobby Bordelon

A case brought against the Greenbrier Hotel Corporation by a contractor was brought to resolution in the Greenbrier County Circuit Court on Tuesday, October 15, under Judge Robert Richardson.

According to the initial complaint filed in August 2018, Greenbrier Hotel Corporation and Winterberry Irrigation LLC, a Connecticut-based company, entered into several contracts "whereby the Greenbrier retained Winterberry's services to perform a variety of construction work on the Greenbrier golf courses including, but not limited to, repairing and improving irrigation systems and installing water features on [Greenbrier's] golf courses."

Read more in the Monday, October 21, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Man Arrested On Malicious Wounding

By Leah Tuckwiller

Early Friday morning, one White Sulphur Springs man was arrested for malicious wounding after allegedly hitting another person with a stick multiple times.

Deputy A.L. Workman of the Greenbrier County Sheriff's Department was dispatched to a White Sulphur residence after a victim called stating that Hank Martin, 61, had "hit [them] with a stick multiple times," and that the victim then "fled the house to get away from him."

Read more in the Monday, October 21, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

WVSOM, Libraries Share Medical Resources

By Bobby Bordelon

Health information was made available for the residents of Greenbrier Valley in the Greenbrier County Public Library on Thursday, October 17, by The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine's (WVSOM) James R. Stookey Library and the school's Center for Rural and Community Health (CRCH).

The presentation included information on three topics: WVSOM's James R. Stookey Library, a health information website with data and studies backed up by the National Institute of Health (NIH), and high blood pressure, also known as hypertension.

Read more in the Friday, October 18, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Lewisburg City Council Approves Grants, Contracts, Hears From Water Department, America In Bloom

By Bobby Bordelon

Lewisburg City Council heard thanks for the public's help in water conservation during drought conditions, received awards from America In Bloom, considered a number of grant contracts for infrastructure, and more during its Tuesday, October 15, meeting.

The Lewisburg Water Department spent September dealing with the effects of moderate and severe drought, providing bulk water and monitoring the intake on the Greenbrier River to keep enough water in the tank and homes. During his report to City Council, Public Works Director Roger Pence thanked the public for their help with the voluntary water conservation throughout the month.

Read more in the Thursday, October 17, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Two Arrested In Hines For Attempt To Operate Clandestine Drug Lab

By Leah Tuckwiller

Two people have been arresteede in Hines in connection with the making methamphetamine.

Christian Martin, 23, of Quinwood, and Nina Deamer, 37, of Harrisville, New York, are each charged with conspiracy to commit a felony and operating or attempting to operate a clandestine lab following their arrest on Monday, October 14.

Read more in the Thursday, October 17, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

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