Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home in Sophia is helping out a congregation whose church burned to the ground on Feb. 3.
The Gospel Truth Lighthouse Church will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sundays in the funeral home chapel until they can work out a more permanent meeting spot, confirmed the funeral home.
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Raleigh’s $19.6 million budget approved at special meeting
Raleigh County’s $19.6 million budget for fiscal year 2014-15 is on the books. The budget and the levy rate were approved at a special county commission meeting Tuesday morning.
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Learn about advance directives at RGH
Today is National Healthcare Decisions Day and personnel will be available at Raleigh General Hospital from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to anyone interested in learning more about advance directives or who are ready to prepare them at no cost.
Greenbrier Valley Famer’s market to open
The Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market will be opening for the 2014 season Saturday at its “green space” on the corner of Arbuckle Lane and U.S. 219 in downtown Lewisburg.
Oak Hill council discusses vacant buildings
Oak Hill City Council met in regular session Monday to talk ordinance adoption and smoking issues reported in Oak Hill City Park, which was an issue recently raised to Oak Hill City Manager Bill Hannabass.
Beckley’s emergency preparedness efforts still ongoing
Although the City of Beckley Director of Emergency Services position was eliminated two months ago, the county is continuing Kevin Taylor’s emergency preparedness efforts.
Old GHS building may get new life
A Ronceverte school building that was shuttered by consolidation in 1992 may find new life as apartments for senior citizens, if plans floated by a Kentucky development firm come to fruition.
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Faculty recital set for Wednesday at Concord
Concord University’s fine arts faculty will perform during a recital Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of the Alexander Fine Arts Building.
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