Rare Shark Fin Spine Fossils Discovered In Organ Cave

By Ashley Adkins

Rare fossils discovered nearly a decade ago in Organ Cave have finally been identified as the remains of ancient shark fin spines by the National Park Service (NPS). The find is significant because it represents one of only a handful of shark fossils found in the United States and is believed to belong to a time before the dinosaurs.

Read more in the Wednesday, June 25, edition of the West Virginia Daily News.

Greenbrier Humane Society Contract Renewed

By Cordia Lucas

The Greenbrier Humane Society came before the Greenbrier County Commission at Tuesday evening's regular meeting with the intent of finalizing, per commission approval, their new contract for 2014-15.

Read more in the Wednesday, June 25, edition of the West Virginia Daily News.

Lewisburg ADRC Officially Closed

By Ashley Adkins

Lewisburg seniors and residents with disabilities who had relied on the convenience and personal touch of a local store front location of the West Virginia Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) will have to travel a little farther or simply obtain their information over the phone or Internet following the closing of the Lewisburg ADRC and six other centers in the state.

Read more in the Wednesday, June 25, edition of the West Virginia Daily News.

Ronceverte Under Water Advisory

Effective immediately, as of 10:55 PM on Tuesday, June 24, the O'Brian Addition, including Valley Drive, Circle Drive and Hillcrest Drive within the city of Ronceverte, will be under a boil water advisory until further notice.

For more information, call city hall at 304-647-5455.

Lewisburg Resident Awarded Best Of Show

Jurors awarded Alex Brand of Lewisburg the Best of Show for his marble-patterned blown glass vase at the seventh annual Best of Virginia Juried Exhibition at Tamarack in Beckley.

Read more in the Wednesday, June 25, edition of the West Virginia Daily News.

Lafferty Sexual Abuse Case Dismissed

By Cordia Lucas

A motion to dismiss pending sexual abuse charges against a former Greenbrier County educator was granted last week due to a violation of the accused's rights to a speedy trial.

Read more in the Tuesday, June 24, edition of the West Virginia Daily News.

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