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...

Lewisburg Literary Festival set for August 1 & 2

Bestselling Author Garth Stein of ‘The Art of Racing in the Rain’ to headline Lewisburg Literary Festival The Lewisburg Literary Festival is pleased to invite you to join More...

Main Street Ronceverte receives 2014 National Main Street Accreditation

Main Street Ronceverte has been designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National More...

Gremlins on the loose in Lewisburg

A recent rash of thefts and vandalism around the middle of June has upset local residents and business owners in Lewisburg. Three large hanging plants hanging were allegedly 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 12, 2014

eMessenger for July 12, 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.

Rhonda Vincent Rhonda Vincent in Covington July 11

Bluegrass superstar Rhonda Vincent will be performing live on Main Street in Covington, VA on Friday,...

Blues brothers 8X10 The Blues Brothers Tribute in Pulaski, VA

The Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley and the Town of Pulaski is co-sponsoring...

Born Old Pocahontas County Opera House hosts Music in The Mountains Old Time Festival

The Pocahontas County Opera House is starting its 2014-15 season with two days of old time...

Austin Dean Rudisill

Austin Dean Rudisill, 19, passed away in his home Saturday, June 28, 2014. He is survived by his parents, Dean and Yvonne Rudisill, as well as his best friend and sister, Brittany. Grandmothers include More...

Nancy Lea Dickson..

White Sulphur Springs-Nancy Lea Dickson, 83, died Thursday afternoon, July 3, 2014, at The Brier Nursing Home in Ronceverte. She was born Aug. 15, 1930, in Lincoln, Nebraska. Nancy More...

Stephen L. Ware..

White Sulphur Springs-Our beloved Stephen L. Ware went home to heaven on July 8, 2014. With great sadness in our hearts, he was given his wings to fly away. Stephen was born More...

Denise Judy..

Denise Judy was granted her angel wings on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, when she went home to be with her Savior, Jesus. She was 59 years old. Her final days were spent surrounded 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 More...

Half-Marathon and Zombie 5K looking for volunteers and runners

Volunteers needed! Whether you’re a runner, a fan of ghouls, or just like to be involved in your local community, we..

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..

White Sulphur Springs Public Library wins grant to purchase children’s books

The White Sulphur Springs Public Library is excited to announce that they are one of the recipients of the Libri Grant. This means the library will be able to add several new children’s books to their collection. “This is such a wonderful opportunity,” said Librarian Joann Hartzell. “The money the Foundation is providing us with […]..

Young adult author crosses genres in her best-selling books

“I am a werewolf in L.A.” is how Young Adult (YA) author, Maggie Stiefvater, started her latest novel, Sinner. YA author Maggie Stiefvater autographs More...

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 for..

Fifteen added to ‘Roll of Honor’ at Greenbrier Youth Camp

Observing the 60th anniversary of overnight camping at the Greenbrier Youth Camp at Anthony, the first Board of Trustees Honor Luncheon was held June 22 in the dining room of the Camp. Fifteen supporters of the camp, past and present, were named to the Roll of Honor for the 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 No Princes on White Horses Since I am in the prime of my senior life, so are..
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