News & Events

  • POW Flag 50 State Tour
    Join the Town of Lebanon in honoring our military service men and women on September 23, 2017 at 10:30 AM at the Russell County Veterans Memorial Park located at the Russell County Government Center.  Lebanon VFW Post 9864 will participate in the POW Flag 50 State Tour.  The ceremony will include around 500 motorcycle riders and will conclude with a Continue Reading...
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  • PICKIN’ N’ PAWS FESTIVAL
    Come out for a day of fun with food, music, auction and vendors on September 23, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM.  Proceeds from the event will benefit the Russell County Animal Shelter. See attached flyer for details. Pickin' N' Paws  ...
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  • RUSSELL COUNTY FAIR & HORSE SHOW
    The Russell County Fair located in Castlewood, VA has a little of something for everyone.  The fair "Farming! It's Our Way of Life" is happening from September 2nd through September 9th.  Whether you are interested in the 2 day Rodeo, Horse Shows, Carnival Rides, Livestock, Home Ec/Art Exhibits or  Gospel, Bluegrass and Country Entertainment the fair has it covered.  Other events Continue Reading...
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  • Lebanon Farmers Market
    The Lebanon Farmers Market opens on May 6, 2017.  The Market is now accepting EBT cards.  See schedule below for operating times and regulations. The Market will be hosting a Road Show on August 19, 2017 in conjunction with Appalachian Sustainable Development.  More details will be posted as we get closer to the event. Schedule...
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  • Holiday Inn Express
    The Lebanon Holiday Inn Express opened in April of 2015.  The hotel has 56 guest rooms, a conference room, fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, sundry shop, and a business center available....
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  • Russell County Veteran’s Memorial Park
    The Town of Lebanon has partnered with American Legion Post # 208 and the local VFW to complete the Russell County Veterans Memorial Park. Over 400 Veteran memorial plaques have been placed on the military branch walls. Flag poles with flags for every branch of service have been installed along with lighting. The Town cannon was refurbished to the original Continue Reading...
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  • New Industry Up and Running
    Steel Fab is up and operating in Lebanon. Local officials toured the plant during the harsh winter months. It was refreshing to see new life brought to the area. The plant is about 60% of full operation but work continues each day to move equipment, organize the plant and train employees in the new site....
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  • Join the Band
    Our Heart of Appalachia Community Orchestra is a local gem that performs at major events throughout the year. Weekly practices are held at the Lebanon Memorial United Methodist Church, for musicians traveling as far away as Kentucky. Anyone interested in joining the Heart of Appalachia Community Orchestra can contact the conductor, Kevin Townsend, at 276-701-5737. Rehearsals are held on Thursdays Continue Reading...
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  • True Americans
    We’re noted for our annual Independence Day Celebration, which features a town parade, fireworks, exhibits, food vendors, more than 70 craft vendors and musical entertainment. Sponsored by the Lebanon Lions Club, this event, headquartered at Lebanon Middle School, has been an annual tradition since 1976....
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  • S.W. Virginia tech center could spur economy
    Officials including Virginia's governor plan to ceremonially break ground today on a $22.8 million high-tech facility in Russell County that will help overhaul the state's technology systems. Northrop Grumman anticipates the 101,000-square-foot building will be complete by late fall 2007 and will employ about 400 of the global defense and IT contractor's workers. Southwest Virginia officials, meanwhile, hope the opening Continue Reading...
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