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Marlinton Council outlaws un-diapered horses

By Geoff Hamill Staff Writer Pocahontas Times As a result of complaints about horse manure on streets following Pioneer Days, Marlinton Town Council is outlawing horses without More...

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Fall Furniture Sale on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. at 213 S. Jefferson Street to benefit the Family Refuge Center. Furniture donated from the private homes of The Greenbrier More...

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Alderson Community Market Come out and join the fun! The Market is a family-friendly place with local vendors selling fresh produce and plants, baked goods, eggs, crafts, coffee More...

Sisungs celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Edith and Dough Sisung (front) are celebrated on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary. Friends met recently at Elks 19th Hole for Sunday brunch and a surprise celebration.

Edith and Dough Sisung (front) are celebrated on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary. Friends met recently at Elks 19th Hole for Sunday brunch and a surprise celebration.  More...

Katie Eads

Financial advisor finds path to success in Greenbrier County

By Sarah Mansheim Many people in the Greenbrier Valley first met Katie Eads when she came to their home and introduced herself. Eads, a financial advisor, has operated an Edward More...

Greenbrier County CVB to hold Partner Marketing program meetings

The Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will offer two meetings for local tourism businesses to learn about upcoming marketing opportunities. The first is More...

eMessenger for October 25, 2014

eMessenger for October 25, 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.

Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar

October 18-25   Ongoing Ghost Tours of Historic Lewisburg, Friday and Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m.,...

Trillium Core Artist Emeritus Eileen Kramer will be honored at Trillium’s fall concert Nov. 7, 8 and 9 Upcoming Trillium concert honors one of their own

By Sarah Mansheim If Trillium Performing Arts Collective had an alternative name for its upcoming show,...

“Libra” by Emily Coleman ‘Hey Baby … What’s Your Sign?’ Art Show by Artist Emily Coleman at Washington Street Gallery

On First Fridays After Five on Nov. 7 from 5-9 p.m., local artist Emily Coleman will...

Sara Ann George

Carmel, IN-Sara Ann George, 95, formerly of Ronceverte and Lewisburg, passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. She was born on Dec. 23, 1918, in Atlanta, GA. Sara fondly referred to her Uncle Robert and Auntie More...

Jeffrey Robert Weaver..

State College, PA-Jeffrey Robert Weaver, 45, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in State College, PA, due to heart complications. He was the youngest son of William Chester Weaver More...

Virginia Lee Hinkle Terry Thomp..

Ronceverte-Virginia Lee Hinkle Terry Thompson, 93, passed away Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center. She was born Mar. 25, 1921, in Greenbrier County, a More...

Joseph Stuart Lewis, IV..

Forest Hill-Joseph Stuart Lewis, IV, 78, died peacefully at home along the Greenbrier River on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, after a courageous battle against pancreatic cancer for More...

‘Ring girls wanted’ for Original Toughman Contest

The Toughman Contest is looking for the hottest girls in the area who would like to strut their stuff in the More...

The Long Run: Cross Country sport growing at area schools

By Sarah Mansheim “We may not make you great runners, but we’ll make you great people.” Greenbrier East High School assistant..

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New River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship service Sunday, Oct. 26 will begin at 11 am. Visitors are welcome More...

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Trinity United Methodist Church The Brier Rehab and Nursing Center Auxiliary Board/Support Group will serve their famous SPAGHETTI DINNER with all..

Salad Luncheon Canning Ring Challenge

Greenbrier County Public Library Assistant Librarian Christy Carver (left) and Library Aide Becky Tipton practice for the Salad Luncheon canning jar ring challenge. Donations of rings are welcome - it takes a lot of them to make a pumpkin! Every year the members of Friends of the Greenbrier County Public Library try to outdo themselves in preparing centerpieces for the annual Salad Luncheon fundraiser, scheduled this year for Wednesday, Nov. 5. So, they couldn’t just settle on pumpkins as a decorative theme for the table centerpieces at the Lewisburg United Methodist Church. Friends President […]..

Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors’ 4th annual ‘Feed the Need’ Community Food Drive

The Greenbrier Valley Board of Realtors Feed the Need Committee had their first meeting on Oct. 2 at the Bob Evans Restaurant in Lewisburg. The meeting More...

WVCPD announces recipients of West Virginia’s 2014 Distinguished Principals Award

The West Virginia Center for Professional Development (WVCPD) is pleased to honor 12 principals and assistant principals as members of the 2014 class of Principals’ Leadership Academy (PLA) Distinguished Scholars. The administrators participated in last year’s PLA for New Principals and illustrated exemplary work and participation. As a result, WVCPD will..

GEHS Business Students excel at State Conference

The Greenbrier East High School FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) Chapter attended the State Fall Leadership Conference on Oct. 6 and 7 in Flatwoods. The entrepreneur team, that included Katlynn Boyd, Daisy Lively, and Malachi McCutcheon, placed 1st in the “Dolphin More...

Robert Hopkins, Christina Hopkins, etal to Roger Griffith, 15,040 sq.ft., Fort Springs District..

Robert Hopkins, Christina Hopkins, etal to Roger Griffith, 15,040 sq.ft., Fort Springs District..

Reasons not to vote Democrat

Dear Editor: I’ve been waiting four weeks for the local Republican Party to respond to the Democrats’ “Vote for Democrats” ads..