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Manhole repair in Fairlea

Greenbrier Public Service District No. 1 announces a planned lane closure of U.S. 219 southbound in Fairlea for sewer line repair beginning Tuesday, Mar. 31. The District will More...

Habitat for Humanity to break ground on 8th house

This week, Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity and community supporters will break ground on the newest home. This home will be the eighth build in the Summer Elms development More...

Briefly…

Williamsburg Spring Flea Market will be held Saturday, Mar. 28, at the Williamsburg Community Building from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Questions, call 304-645-3719. Bicycle Club gearing More...

Alderson Council addresses municipal issues

Alderson Council addresses municipal issues By Brenda Boykin The Alderson City Council meeting for March had a full agenda, including several changes to municipal law. The second More...

Lewisburg’s comprehensive plan up for public review April 1 at Visitors Center

Lewisburg’s comprehensive plan up for public review April 1 at Visitors Center By Peggy Mackenzie Lewisburg’s state mandated comprehensive plan has at last been finalized, More...

Commissioners balance budget; raise levy

Commissioners balance budget; raise levy By Peggy Mackenzie Although the 2015-2016 fiscal year budget was on the Greenbrier County Commission’s Tuesday night agenda, the budget More...

eMessenger for March 28, 2015

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Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar MAR. 21 – MAR. 29

Ongoing Art Exhibit, Coalfields and Molasses Making, photographs, Carnegie Hall Museum Gallery, through Apr. 29 Creative...

Preview of Chocolate Festival Tasting Extravaganza

The Chocolate Festival Tasting Extravaganza is boasting a phenomenal line-up of creative chocolate treats! This year’s...

Floyd Radio Show The Floyd Radio Show comes to Carnegie Hall

Coming to Carnegie Hall on Friday, Mar. 27 is the Floyd Radio Show, hosted by Elizabeth...

Mitsy Renea McKee

Mitsy Renea McKee Lewisburg-Mitsy Renea McKee (nee Ferguson), died peacefully in Lewisburg on Monday, Mar. 3, 2015, after a two-year battle with melanoma cancer. Mitsy is survived by her husband, Jamie; More...

Pauline Butler Fernandez..

Pauline Butler Fernandez White Sulphur Springs-Pauline “Polly” Butler Fernandez, 83, was called home to the Lord on Sunday, Mar. 22, 2015. Polly was born Apr. 8, 1931, to More...

Nina Catherine Honaker..

Nina Catherine Honaker Fairlea-Nina Catherine Honaker, 86, passed away Saturday, Mar. 21, 2015, at her home in Fairlea. Born May 29, 1928, at Pembroke, WV, she was a daughter More...

Madge Elaine Shawver Spencer..

White Sulphur Springs-Madge Elaine Shawver Spencer, 62, died Saturday, Mar. 21, 2015, at the White Sulphur Springs Family Care Center after an extended illness. Born Feb. 22, More...

Greenbrier River Rollers to Benefit CYAC following Chocolate Festival

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The Greenbrier River Rollers (GRR) will take on the Appalachian Hell Betties from Athens, OH, in their first More...

WRESTLER OF THE WEEK 03-21-15

GEHS NAME: Aaron Davis GRADE: 9th Grade G.P.A.: 2.00 CURRENT HIGHLIGHT: Alleghany Duals Place-Winner PARENTS: Topper and Regina Davis CITY: Asbury..

CHURCH BULLETIN

New River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship service Sunday, Mar. 29 will begin at 11 a.m. Visitors are welcome More...

Easter Services 2015

Alderson The Alderson Ministerial Services include the following Easter events:   Old Greenbrier Baptist Church Pastor Bill Bryan 301 N. Monroe..

March meeting of Williamsburg CEOS Club

March Williamsburg CEOS meeting: Seated: Dorothy Hayes (left), Barbara Deeds and C.K. Perkins; Standing: Loretta Shirley (left), Blanche Knicely, Virginia Hanna and Patty Post. The Williamsburg CEOS Club met Tuesday, Mar. 10, at the home of Dorothy Hayes. The meeting was called to order by C.K. Perkins, president, and began with a devotion “Power of Forgiveness” including First Psalms chapter 30 verses 3 and 4 by Virginia Hanna. Members present were C.K. Perkins, Virginia Hanna, Blanche Knicely, Loretta Shirley, […]..

Training for new Foster and Adoptive Parents

On Thursday, Apr. 9, at 6 p.m. at the Department of Health and Human Resources office in Fairlea training for new Foster and Adoptive Parents begins. There More...

Lafferty places second in Regional Spelling Bee

Eastern Greenbrier Middle School student Shaylen Lafferty after placing second at the Gazette-Mail Regional Spelling Bee in Charleston on Mar. 14. By David Esteppe Eastern Greenbrier Middle School (EGMS) eighth grader Shaylen Lafferty traveled to Charleston on Mar. 14 to compete in the Gazette-Mail Regional Spelling Bee. The 14 year old came in second place, winning $150 and a Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary. It is easy to imagine the pressure of an event..

Greenbrier County 4-H’ers hold annual competition

  The Greenbrier County 4-H Visual Presentation, Public Speaking Creed and Pledge Contest was held on Mar. 8 at Frankford Elementary School. Twenty-seven 4-H members participated in the contest from age nine to 17. Participants discussed a wide variety of topics including More...

Deeds 03-28-15

Joseph R. Holliday, Jr., John H. Holliday, et al to Jason R. McDaniel and Carrie G. McDaniel, Lot #29, Section 2..

Deeds 03-28-15

Joseph R. Holliday, Jr., John H. Holliday, et al to Jason R. McDaniel and Carrie G. McDaniel, Lot #29, Section 2..

Let’s honor WV’s WWII veterans at D-Day this year

Dear Editor: We are writing to ask citizens and civic organizations across the state to help honor the World War II..
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