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Mayor shares news of town’s award winning efforts

The City of Lewisburg has received recognition of its efforts in community redevelopment in regards to the Montwell Park project. As reported in the West Virginia Daily News, Mayor More...

Robbery at Abbie’s in Fairlea similar to previous WSS robbery

By Sara Swann A robbery that occurred at Abbie’s, a gaming establishment located in Fairlea, was reported to the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department on Sunday. July 27 More...

Rainelle Mayor describes severe storm

Andrea Pendleton, Mayor of Rainelle says the storm that ripped through Rainelle on July 23 was both a surprise with no warning from the weather service, and selectively destructive More...

Scam artist arrested twice on same charges

A scam artist who was recently released from jail is behind bars once again on the same charges. Billie Jo Gwinn, 41, of Rainelle, is currently being held at the Southern Regional More...

Local residents elected delegates to 131st Annual Angus Meeting

Byron Tuckwiller, Trish Tuckwiller and John Oliver Irons, all of Lewisburg, have been elected as delegates to the 131th Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates, More...

Greenbrier Motor Co Inc. helps raise $5,000 for Greenbrier East High School with Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser

Greenbrier East High School students and families participated in a Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser on Aug. 26, and raised $5,000 for the school. During the fundraiser, held in More...

eMessenger for August 30, 2014

eMessenger for August 30, 2014 As a subscriber to our web site you will be able to read the entire weekly Mountain Messenger on your tablet or pc devices. Click on the image to read this week's edition.

Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys Pocahontas County Opera House welcomes back Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys

Longtime Opera House favorite, the Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys, returns to Marlinton on Saturday, Aug. 30,...

Morphoses / The Wheeldon Company Garth Newel Music Center’s Summer Season continues this weekend

Garth Newel Music Center’s Summer Season continues with concerts on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 5 p.m....

Hannah McGinley as Tammy Wynette in GVT’s “Stand By Your Man: The Tammy Wynette Story” (Photo by 84 Agency, courtesy of  Greenbrier Valley Theatre) GVT presents ‘Stand By Your Man: The Tammy Wynette Story’

“Sometimes it’s hard to be a woman.” No one knew that truth quite like country singer...

Mildred Mae Cox

White Sulphur Springs-Mildred Mae Cox, 94, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 26, at Allegheny Regional Hospital, Low Moor, VA. She was born July 26, 1920, in Elkins, the daughter of the late Ray Emery and Mamie More...

Sheldon Ray Michelinie..

Fairlea-Sheldon Ray Michelinie, 87, passed away Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 at home. Born Apr. 18, 1927, at Fort Spring, he was the son of the late Ray Everett and Evadne Jane Hanger More...

William Edward Brown..

Fairlea-William Edward Brown, 64, passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at home after an extended illness. William was born Mar. 28, 1950, in Ronceverte to the late James Edward More...

Charles Richard Freeland..

Asbury-Charles Richard “Dick” Freeland, 76, of Asbury, formerly of Newport, PA, and Maryland, passed away Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, Fairlea, More...

Spartan Band competition season announced for 2014

Greenbrier-East-Spartans

The Spartan Marching Band of Greenbrier East High School has announced the competition season for the 2014 fall More...

GEHS golf team finishes 3rd at Meadows Golf Course, The Greenbrier

Ten players on the GEHS golf team finished third with a low four-man total of 362 on the Par 70 Meadow..

New After School Program at Old Stone

The Old Stone Presbyterian Church is pleased to announce the inauguration of an after school program for elementary More...

Vendors needed for Special Olympics Expo/Craft Show

Greenbrier County Special Olympics is planning an Expo/Craft Sale on Saturday, May 3, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Rhema Christian..

WSS Rotary Club plans annual Ham & Oyster Dinner

The White Sulphur Springs Rotary club will again host the annual John H. Bowling, Jr. Memorial Ham and Oyster Dinner Saturday,..

Ronceverte, White Sulphur Springs churches announce Holy Week schedule

Members of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, Ronceverte, and St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, White Sulphur Springs, have issued an..

Upcoming exhibit includes photos related to African American religious traditions

Enslaved Africans transported to the New World beginning in the 15th century brought with them a wide range of local religious beliefs and practices.   In a world turned upside down, these slaves clung to some semblance of normality through the religions they knew. Over time many converted to Christianity, making it their own by combining […]..

Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market continues free series of entertainment and educational talks

The Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market in Lewisburg is continuing its free series of  entertainment and educational talks through the fall. This Saturday, More...

DSLCC Practical Nursing graduates

DSLCC Practical Nursing Grads All of the May 2014 graduates of the Practical Nursing Program at Dabney S Lancaster Community College have passed the NCLEX-PN Board examination on the first attempt and are now officially Licensed Practical Nurses, according to Associate Professor Penny Fauber, director of the PNP program at DSLCC – Releft); Kristen Brammer..

New River CTC School of Practical Nursing holds eleventh pinning ceremony

The Eleventh Annual Pinning Ceremony of the New River Community and Technical College School of Practical Nursing was held on July 19 at the Summersville Arena and Conference Center in Summersville. Thirty-seven graduates received pins for completing the nursing program. Greenbrier More...

Baber files for US Senate; Vows to speak for common people with common sense

Dr. Bob Henry Baber has been nominated by the Mountain Party to run for the United States Senate and filed candidacy..

Deeds

Edith A. Cruise to Franklin Lee Bennett, Sr and Dreama Pearl Bennett, 2 Lots, Meadow Bluff Tax District Del Sol Properties,..

Bits & Pieces

By Brenda Boykin Alderson Cleaning Up After Your Grown Children I have been thinking for some time now that how the..