Pedestrian hit, killed early Saturday

By Peggy Mackenzie A man was fatally injured after being struck by a vehicle near Renick early Saturday morning, on July 25, according to Greenbrier County Sheriff Jan Cahill. Larry More...

Police seek men for alleged credit card fraud

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On Monday, July 27, the Lewisburg Police Department released photos of two men believed to have committed credit card fraud at the Lewisburg and MacArthur Walmart stores. Police More...

Briefly… 08.01.15

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...

Foxfire Webcam is Live in Downtown Lewisburg 
foxfire Check out Foxfire's webcam in Downtown Lewisburg.

WV celebrates National Farmers Market Week

National Farmers Market Week is Aug. 2-8. In celebration, the West Virginia Farmers Market Association (WVFMA) is inviting everyone in the state to visit their local West Virginia More...

Lewisburg bike shop offering great food, live music

Hill and Holler is the exclusive WV dealer of Santa Cruz bicycles. (Photo by Blackbird Studio) By Sarah Mansheim When Hill and Holler bike shop owner, Merrick Tracey, and Chef More...

eMessenger for August 1, 2015

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Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar

AUGUST 1 – 9   Ongoing: Art exhibits: “Hither and Yon” by Robin Poteet, Museum Gallery;...

Join us in Downtown Lewisburg for summer fun during Lewisburg Literary Festival on First Fridays after Five – Friday, August 7

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five and the kick-off of the Lewisburg Literary Festival...

Mary Dailey portrays Sacagawea of the Lewis and Clark Expedition Sacagawea’s Story to be told at WSS National Fish Hatchery Amphitheater

At 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 4, the story of Sacagawea will unfold in the great outdoors...

Curtis Lee Perkins

Ronceverte-Curtis Lee Perkins, 82, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at his residence following a long illness. He was born July 30, 1932, at Crawley, a son of the late Roe and Edgel Thompson Perkins. Mr. More...

Florine Flint Williams..

Alderson-Florine Flint Williams, 102-1/2, formerly of Falls View, WV, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2015, at her home in Alderson, following a long illness. Born Jan. 25, 1913, More...

Jesse Elmer Burns..

White Sulphur Springs-Jesse Elmer Burns, 85, went home to his Heavenly Father on Monday afternoon, July 20, 2015, at the Clapps Nursing Home near Greensboro, North Carolina. Jesse More...

Bernice Helen Fullen..

Lewisburg-Bernice Helen Fullen, 89, formerly of Ronceverte, passed away Friday, July 24, 2015, at the Autumn Way Assisted Living Center in Rupert. Bernice was born Dec. 11, 1925, More...

New Orleans Saints practice tickets will go fast

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Greenbrier resort owner Jim Justice held a press conference on Tuesday, July 28, to remind area New Orleans More...

Marshall University Soccer Coaches lead Greenbrier Camp

Dozens of local middle and high school soccer players recently participated in the Marshall Soccer School at the Sports Performance Center..

CHURCH BULLETIN 08.01.15

Emmanuel Open Bible Church will host the Brighterside Quartet, a well-known southern gospel group from West More...

Church Bulletin 07.18.15

Lewisburg Baptist Academy and Lewisburg Childcare Center Now enrolling at 304-645-5747. Please contact Misty Boone. A ministry of Lewisburg Baptist Church,..

GVCF to showcase GMS Museum and Yarid Family

The Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) will host a program on Aug. 23 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Greenbrier Military School Museum to introduce people to the museum and highlight the contributions to our community made by Edward “Eddie” Yarid, GMS class of 1941 and 1943. The program will allow participants to view […]..

Williamsburg CEOS learn about preserving food via dehydration

The Williamsburg CEOS met July 21 at the Williamsburg District Historical Foundation Museum. Members attending were: C K Perkins, Virginia Hanna, Blanche More...

New River CTC announces nursing program graduates

New River Community and Technical College School of Practical Nursing held a graduation ceremony at Rhema Christian Center in Lewisburg on July 18. New River Community and Technical College recently recognized the accomplishments of 33 graduates from the College’s School of Practical Nursing. Joyce Egnor, RN, MSN, director of the nursing program, welcomed graduates, friends, and family. New River CTC President Dr. L. Marshall Washington and Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Amy Sue..

New River CTC explores expansion options

During the past year, New River Community and Technical College celebrated new campus locations in both Mercer and Raleigh Counties and continues to explore options to meet the needs of students and community members within the College’s nine county service region. “Whether More...

Deeds 08.01.15

Myralyn H. Curry to Joshua P. Feamster. 0.365 Acre, City of Ronceverte Suzanne G. Black to Charles J. Erb, Lot 1-2B,..

Deeds 08.01.15

Myralyn H. Curry to Joshua P. Feamster. 0.365 Acre, City of Ronceverte Suzanne G. Black to Charles J. Erb, Lot 1-2B,..

Thank you from Williamsburg Community

Dear Editor: The Community of Williamsburg wishes to thank all those who worked diligently to make the Williamsburg Community Fair a..