Greenbrier East Spartans, Lady Spartans Win Soccer Sectional Championships

By Brandon Hamilton

Spartan Stadium was alive last night as the East men battled against their familiar rival to determine the Sectional championship. The United States was honored before the game when Junior Varsity player, Lawson Hamilton, wonderfully played the National Anthem on his trumpet.

The Princeton and Spartan fans were loud with excitement; eager to see this fine match-up.

Read more in the Friday, October 25, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartan Football Faces Challenge

By Brandon Baker

The 7th ranked Greenbrier East Spartans will hit the road again this Friday, October 25 to take on the 3rd ranked Parkersburg South Patriots in a top 10 showdown with major state playoff implications.

The Spartans (5-2) are coming off an important 34-28 double overtime victory over Ripley, whereas the Patriots just defeated the Morgantown Mohigans 35-28 last week in a game they trailed for the majority of the time, but came back in the fourth quarter to seal the deal.

Read more in the Friday, October 25, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartan Football Faces Challenge

By Brandon Baker


The 7th ranked Greenbrier East Spartans will hit the road again this Friday, October 25 to take on the 3rd ranked Parkersburg South Patriots in a top 10 showdown with major state playoff implications.


The Spartans (5-2) are coming off an important 34-28 double overtime victory over Ripley, whereas the Patriots just defeated the Morgantown Mohigans 35-28 last week in a game they trailed for the majority of the time, but came back in the fourth quarter to seal the deal.


Read more in the Friday, October 25, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Greenbrier Valley Airport Authority Accepts Resignations, Votes On Paving, Received Financials

By Leah Tuckwiller

The Greenbrier Valley Airport Authority held a special meeting on Wednesday, October 23, to hear a financial report from Richmond and Company, the airport's certified public accountant (CPA), and consider motions on personnel, and the paving of an access road to the fuel farm.

CPA Richard Ross presented the financial report, showing an overall positive income for the airport's third quarter 2019 of around $350,000, which includes fuel and excess equipment sales. Landings Restruant, however, is showing a net less of around $9,180. The finaicial report was accepted as persented.

Read more in the Thursday, October 24, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Greenbrier County Convention And Visitors Bureau Report Highlights Tourism

By Bobby Bordelon

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitor's Bureau (CVB) annual report highlights the organizations efforts to expand the tourism industry in Greenbrier County. Presented to the Greenbrier County Commission on Tuesday, October 22, by CVB Executive Director Kara Dense, the written and in-person reports provide a picture of what those expansion efforts look like.

Tourism in Greenbrier County, according to a 2017 study by the West Virginia Tourism Office, generated approximately $232.5 million annually in direct spending from visitors. The CVB was put in place to increase this figure.

Read more in the Thursday, October 24, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Dailly News.

Caldwell Native Among Eleven At EVWC Awarded NASA Fellowship

By Leah Tuckwiller

A local college freshman has joined 10 other West VIrginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) physics students in being awarded a NASA fellowship through the NASA West Virginia Space Grant Consortium (WVSGC).

Madisyn Fox of Caldwell is one of the 11 WVWC physics majors who will be working on research projects for the fellowship, which awards each student $1,000, paid as a stipend during the projects.

Read more in the Wednesday, October 23, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

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