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LEWISBURG -

WV Living Magazine is looking to crown the best small town in America as voting is now underway throughout the state.

In 2011 Budget Travel magazine voted Lewisburg as #1 coolest small town and residents of Lewisburg are really excited about claiming a second title and think they have enough to offer.

"I think in large part it's the people who live here the other thing I think that makes it different from most small towns is a very vital arts community both in terms of galleries and more artistic shops and things like we have the only year round professional theater in the state," said Cathey Sawyer, artistic director of Greenbrier Valley Theatre.

All entries can be submitted to www.wvliving.com and must be in by June 28, 2013