Solid waste employee injured by runaway garbage truck

By Sarah Mansheim An employee of Greenbrier Valley Solid Waste was injured this week when the garbage truck he was operating rolled over him. According to information provided More...

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Greenbrier Recycling on Monroe Avenue in Ronceverte is currently taking hardback books for recycling. Hardback books must be brought in Monday through Friday during business More...

Christopher A. Baker Graduates with Doctor of Psychology from Regent University

Christopher A. Baker graduated with the degree of Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) from Regent University on May 9. Baker grew up in Lewisburg. He obtained a Bachelor of Science More...

Foxfire Webcam is Live in Downtown Lewisburg 
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Water and sewer rate increase in Alderson

By Brenda Boykin Mayor Travis Copenhaver has been warning citizens for some time now that the town was going to have to increase the water and sewer rates. Michael Griffith, accountant More...

GCC tables Health Dept. request to issue citations

By Peggy Mackenzie A Greenbrier Health Department representative asked the Greenbrier County Commission to allow litter control officers to write citations to violators at the More...

eMessenger for August 29, 2015

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Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar

AUG. 29 – SEPT. 30 Ongoing: Art exhibits: Photographs by John Ryan Brubaker, Museum Gallery; Season...

Sheridan Hughes in the 2015 GVTots Showcase, The Day the Crayons Quit (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre) Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar

Get your ‘Act’ together – Fall classes to begin at GVT’s After-School Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT)...

Homer Laughlin Wares on display at Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center

The Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center, Washington Street, Lewisburg, hosts Homer Laughlin China Company: West Virginia’s Gift...

Pastor Ira Kelly

Pastor Kelly obit

Plum Borough, PA-Pastor Ira “Bubby” Kelly, 69, gained his eternal reward on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015. The son of the late Norman and Alice (Rider) Kelley, and beloved brother of Eugene (Linda) Kelley, More...

Mildred Mary Green Redman..

Hot Springs, VA-Mildred “Millie” Mary Green Redman, 90, went home to be with the Lord Jesus Christ Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, at her sister’s home. She was born Mar. 19, More...

William Poindexter Blake..

Charlotte, NC-William “Bill” Poindexter Blake of Lewisburg, died peacefully in Charlotte, NC, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, at the age of 74. Bill is survived by: his loving wife, More...

Ada Maxine Shires Shires Bell..

Ronceverte-Ada Maxine Shires Shires Bell, 94, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, Fairlea. Born Mar. 4, 1921, in Zenith, WV, Maxine was a daughter More...

Golf News

GEHS Gold Team finishes first at Elk’s Club On Tuesday, Aug. 18 a 9-hole match was held at the Lewisburg Elk’s More...

Meadow River Sporting Festival coming to Rainelle

The town of Rainelle is hosting the Meadow River Sporting Festival, which opens Friday, Sept. 4, and runs through Monday, Sept...

CHURCH BULLETIN 08.29.15

Graystone Baptist Church The Mylon Hayes family: Mylon, Wendy and their three children, from Hudson, NC, will More...

CHURCH BULLETIN

New River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship service Sunday, Aug. 16 will begin at 11 a.m. Visitors are welcome to attend. The Fellowship..

The Hub now open weekdays from 3-8 p.m.

What are students doing after school? What are they doing while their parents finish work? Where are they making friends and exploring new ideas and opportunities? How are they getting home? The Hub, Greenbrier Valley’s connected student café, is a safe, creative, interactive, instructive and recreational space designed primarily for middle and high school students. […]..

Colin MacKenzie Parker of Alderson graduates Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy

The Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy is pleased to announce that Cadet Collin MacKenzie Parker, the son of Aleasa Parker and Dustin Hawkins of Alderson, has More...

New River CTC to host Basic Upholstery class

New River Community and Technical College’s Greenbrier Valley Campus will host a Basic Upholstery community education class on Thursday evenings, starting on Sept. 3. During a series of five classes, students will learn the tools, materials, and processes of basic upholstery. More...

Deeds

Paul R. Brown and Norma Brown to Tracy Brown, 29.529 Acres, Williamsburg District Andrew T. Schuessler to Norman R. Langdon and..

Deeds

Paul R. Brown and Norma Brown to Tracy Brown, 29.529 Acres, Williamsburg District Andrew T. Schuessler to Norman R. Langdon and..

CVB denied funding for tourism plan

Dear Editor: What an amazing summer it has been in Greenbrier County. From The Greenbrier Classic to the New Orleans Saints..