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NWAL Herding Dog Rescue, Inc. receives Thundershirt Grant

Thanks to the Thundershirt Company, NWAL Herding Dog Rescue, Inc., Alderson, has received a grant of 5 Thundershirts, innovative jackets that use gentle pressure to calm pets and More...

Three-family Defibaugh family gathering held in Caldwell

On a bright sunny, warm day on Saturday, Aug. 16, Frank and Anna Scott Defibaugh hosted the gathering at their home on Monroe Draft Road in Caldwell with 60 family members and More...

Ogden receives certification

Toni Ogden

Toni Ogden Toni Ogden, museum coordinator at the Greenbrier Historical Society (GHS), recently completed certification training with Northern States Conservation Center, one More...

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, More...

model T for auction

Lifetime of memories up for auction

The memories of a lifetime in a home they built together in 1948 will be sold at an Online Auction. Lewis Flint, deceased and Kathleen Flint built their home at Clintonville in More...

Greenbrier Cut Flowers acquires Mountain Heritage Floral

After 30 wonderful years as the proprietors of Mountain Heritage Floral, Donna and Brent O’Dell are retiring from the business which began in 1984, and was originally located More...

eMessenger for September 20, 2014

eMessenger for September 20, 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.

Wine, Beer, Music & Food Festival kicks off fall season

On Saturday, Sept. 20, New Language Art will host their 3rd Annual Wine, Beer, Food and...

Mark Plotkin in the field (Courtesy photo) Amazon Conservation Team President to speak at GVT

Building on the success of last year’s speaking events, Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) is excited to...

2014 Hidden History Photo Contest awarded Best in Show - Adult to Linda Treadway of Beckley for her image “Gospel Echoes Through Time.” Her entry shows the historic spirit of New Salem Baptist Church in Tams, WV. 2014 Hidden History Photo Contest exhibit at Tamarack

Explore the history of the local area through the lens of a camera! See an exhibit...

Charles Arthur Crouse

Alderson-Charles Arthur Crouse, 49, of Alderson, passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, while working in Capitol Heights, MD, following a sudden illness. Born Feb. 13, 1965, in Welch, he was the son of the More...

Edwin Ray Dixon, Sr...

White Sulphur Springs-Edwin Ray Dixon, Sr., 90, passed away at his residence Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. Born Feb. 3, 1924, in White Sulphur Springs, he was a son of the late Clarence More...

Elsie Worthman Gilkerson Eppling..

Corbin, Ky-Elsie, 78, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at the Christian Health Center in Corbin, Kentucky. Elsie was born July 13, 1936, at Green’s Harbour, Newfoundland, More...

Marilyn Jean Frank..

Caldwell-Marilyn Jean Frank, 79, formerly of Colorado Springs, CO, passed away Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Fairlea. She was born Nov. 29, 1934, More...

Greenbrier East Boys’ Soccer Team News

Greenbrier East’s record is now 1-0-1. Shots on goals were 9 (Perry Ludwig 1, Cordel Bostic 2, Josh Smart More...

Spartan Band competition season announced for 2014

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

Memorial Funds established at GVCF for Molly Stathers

Martha “Molly” Stathers

Two memorial funds for Martha “Molly” Stathers have been established at the Greater Greenbrier Valley Community More...

Squire Parsons Concert at GV Nazarene

Squire Parsons, well-known native West Virginian gospel singer and writer of numerous gospel music songs, will present a concert at Greenbrier..

Vacation Bible School begins June 22 at Lewisburg United Methodist Church

  Lewisburg United Methodist Church invites all children to gear up at Workshop of Wonders: Imagine and Build With God Vacation..

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..

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..