Western end water study request for funding

Region 4 executive director of Planning and Development John Tuggle and engineer Wayne Morgan with Pentree Engineering requested $50,000 funding assistance for a study of the water More...

Armed robbery in White Sulphur Springs

  The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an early morning armed robbery which occurred in the White Sulphur Springs area Tuesday. A man wearing a dark More...

Specials for collectors at Book Bazaar

Greenbrier County Public Library Friends member Deborah Montgomery (left) reviews the special book sale books with Assistant Library Director Christy Carver

Greenbrier County Public Library Friends member Deborah Montgomery (left) reviews the special book sale books with Assistant Library Director Christy Carver This year’s Book More...

Over-crowding means euthanizations will resume


After an unprecedented five month stretch without having to euthanize animals brought in to the Greenbrier Humane Society ( GHS ) in Lewisburg, the shelter is at crisis capacity More...

Where we are on new water pump station

Residents near the proposed riverside location of the new water pump station along the Greenbrier River Trail in Lewisburg are asking for clarification of the forethought being More...

Business After Hours slated at The Front Porch

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce will hold their monthly Business After Hours at The Front Porch, in historic downtown Lewisburg, on Thursday, July 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. More...

eMessenger for July 26, 2014

eMessenger for July 26, 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.

Evan Zimmerman as Harry Witherspoon (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre) Something funny’s going on at GVT

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) continues the run of the hilarious musical farce Lucky Stiff, July 24-26,...

MKTO/Emblem3 performance at 2014 State Fair cancelled

The State Fair of West Virginia has announced that a scheduling conflict has forced the cancelation...

geralt / Pixabay Appalachian String Band Music Festival turns 25!

The Appalachian String Band Music Festival at Camp Washington-Carver in Fayette County at Clifftop turns 25...

James Samuel Schmitz

Sinks Grove-James Samuel Schmitz, 80, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg. Born Oct. 31, 1933, in Magnolia, NJ, he was a son of the late William and Sara Norton Schmitz. James More...

John Joseph Feury..

White Sulphur Springs-John “Joey” Joseph Feury, 47, died Thursday, July 17, 2014. Born Dec. 29, 1966, in Covington, VA, he was a son of John Ray and Diana Dale Blackburn More...

Winifrede Leech Dunn..

Bradenton, FL-Winifrede Leech Dunn, 93, died July 16, 2014. Mrs. Dunn was born in Lexington, VA and moved to Ronceverte at an early age. She moved to Bradenton, FL in 1960. She More...

Hildreth Edds Cihula..

White Sulphur Springs-Hildreth Edds Cihula, 93, passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014, at her residence on Old White Trail. Mrs. Cihula was born July 24, 1920, and was a restaurant More...

Golf raffle winners announced

Coach Terry Koon (left), Donnie Turner and Coach Mac Parks

Coach Terry Koon (left), Donnie Turner and Coach Mac Parks Andy Pendleton of Rainelle won the recent raffle More...

Get ready to go ‘Inside the Huddle’ with Tony Caridi

HospiceCare in Lewisburg is pleased to announce they will once again be hosting “Inside the Huddle” with Tony Caridi at the..

Squire Parsons Concert at GV Nazarene

Squire Parsons

Squire Parsons, well-known native West Virginian gospel singer and writer of numerous gospel music songs, will More...

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..

Easter musical at Ronceverte Baptist

The Ronceverte Baptist Church choir will present an Easter musical entitled “Mercy Came Running” on Good Friday evening, Apr. 18 at..

It takes a village

The Children’s Home Society (CHS) will host its 10th Annual Make It Right for Kids Auction at the Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Center on Friday, Aug. 22. The event will be hosted by Lewisburg Mayor John Manchester and his wife Connie; and will begin at 7 p.m. with a social hour. There will be […]..

‘History of 4-H in Greenbrier’ issues second printing

The “History of 4-H in Greenbrier County: the First 100 Years” has sold out of the first printing and the second printing of the book by James E. Johnson More...

New River CTC Cosmetology graduates follow different paths to new career

Crystal Yates (left) and Stephanie Baldwin (right) pictured with New River Community and Technical College Cosmetology Program Director Lisa Carter One thought she wanted to be a school teacher. The other was a nail technician who always wanted to do hair. Last May, Crystal Yates of Ronceverte and Stephanie Baldwin of Clintonville were members of the first graduating class from the New River Community and Technical College cosmetology program, and they..

Stained glass classes at Fine Arts Center

Stained Glass classes are back at the Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley! Starting Monday, July 14, two classes will meet for beginner stained glass, your choice of 4-6 p.m. or 7-9 p.m. The classes will continue for six weeks, and will be ongoing after the first session More...

Notice Public Meeting

A public meeting on proposed pipelines will be held Saturday, July 19 at 1 p.m. at Pocahontas County Wellness Center, 831..


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 Train versus Clock Almost daily, I make it a practice to sit at my kitchen table and..
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