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Greenbrier County Veterans Outpatient Clinic slated to reopen

According to the Beckley VA Medical Center Director Karin L. McGraw, the Greenbrier County Veterans Outpatient Clinic is slated to open for Veterans on Friday, Feb. 27 at 8 a.m. The More...

Former West Virginian charged with murder in New Mexico

A former Greenbrier Valley resident was charged on Feb. 12 with first-degree murder in Taos County, New Mexico. Ivan Dennings Cales was arrested in connection to the death of More...

Southern West Virginia’s Biggest Loser Challenge – Get’n’ Healthy in the Hills

A six-week weight loss challenge is being offered by the Hinton HOPE Foundation (HHF) for Summers, Raleigh, Greenbrier and Mercer and Monroe County residents. With West Virginia More...

Briefly… 02-28-15

Pancake Supper in Williamsburg will be held at the Community Building Saturday, Feb. 28, from 3 to 7 p.m. Adults $5, children 6 to 12 $3 and no charge for under 6. Pancakes with More...

Interviewing Now – Starcity Filtration – New Business Notice

  Starcity Filtration of Roanoke are expanding operations and opening a new office in Lewisburg, WV. The new facility will be located Lewisburg and expects to employ approximately More...

Oddly named house bill seeks to restrict gay rights

By Sarah Mansheim A Greenbrier County House of Delegates member is a co-sponsor of a bill that would seek to deny city and county governments the ability to pass nondiscriminatory More...

eMessenger for February 28, 2015

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New River Greenbrier Valley campus to host Black History Month photo exhibit

A photographic display, “Invisible Roots and Legends: A Photographic View of African-Americans in the Greenbrier Valley,...

Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar

FEB. 28-MAR. 8 Multiplex opening is going to be worth the wait By Sarah Mansheim Lewisburg...

Lewisburg Cinema 8 is set to open next month Multiplex opening is going to be worth the wait

By Sarah Mansheim Lewisburg is getting a bit closer to having a state of the art...

Orville Aaron Boone

Orville Aaron Boone

Organ Cave-Orville Aaron “Otie” Boone, 72, formerly of Alderson, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, at The Springs Nursing Center, Hot Springs, VA, following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Born More...

Darrel E. Lewis..

Darrel E. Lewis Manakin Sabot, VA-Darrel “Chopper” Lewis, 70, passed away Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. Darrel is survived by: his wife, Candice Lewis; son, Edwin Lewis; granddaughter, More...

Louis Franklin Burns..

Louis Franklin Burns Oak Hill-Louis Franklin Burns, 82, passed away the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015, at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley. He demonstrated tremendous strength More...

Edith Butler Caldwell..

Edith Butler Caldwell Alderson-Edith Butler Caldwell, 95, passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. Born Aug. 9, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Ben and Bessie Cody Butler. Edith More...

MILUK’S MAT’TERS

By Brian Miluk, GEHS Wrestling Coach WOW! What an exciting day for the Greenbrier East Wrestling Program. At More...

WRESTLER OF THE WEEK 02-28-15

GEHS NAME: Adam Zimmerman GRADE: 12th Grade G.P.A.: 3.75 CURRENT HIGHLIGHT: Regional Champion and Team Captain PARENTS: Stephanie and Mike Zimmerman..

CHURCH BULLETIN

New River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship service Sunday, Mar. 1 will begin at 11 a.m. Visitors are welcome More...

CHURCH BULLETIN 02-21-15

New River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship service Sunday, Feb. 22 will begin at 11 a.m. Visitors are welcome to attend. The Fellowship..

Lewisburg Rotary has Heart

The Lewisburg Rotary Heart Fundraiser was a big success and was a very busy two days for the Lewisburg Rotarians. Thursday, Feb. 12, Martha Hilton baked 80+ heart-shaped cakes with assistance from Lori Taylor and Julie DeLorenzo. Friday, Feb. 13, icing was made, cakes iced and cherries added to the top. Then it was time […]..

WV Writers’ New Mountain Voices Student Writing Competition

West Virginia Writers, Inc. moves into the home stretch for the submission period for its annual writing competition for grade 1-12, the New Mountain Voices More...

Lights, Camera, Action!

All of the young ladies of the Greenbrier East High School basketball team, along with coach and sponsor Jim Justice, just before show time at the recent fundraiser for the Greenbrier East Athletic Association. Lights, Camera, Action! By David Esteppe Greenbrier East High School (GEHS) transformed its gymnasium on Feb. 15 into a spectacular venue for a fashion show to rival New York Fashion Week. All of the proceeds from the event, sponsored by The Greenbrier, will benefit the Greenbrier East Athletic Association. Every other..

First National Bank donates banks to Mindset of Success program at EGMS

Learning how to save and spend money wisely is an attribute of successful entrepreneurs and addressed in the youth entrepreneur program offered at Eastern Greenbrier Middle School by VisAbility – Mindset of Success Educational Program in partnership with Communities in More...

New Suits 02-28-15

Autumn’s Way, Inc., Assisted Living Home vs. The Estate of Clyde Dale Sizemore, Allan Sizemore and Amber Mchale Raymond E. Rhodes,..

Deeds 02-21-15

Hanson & Morgan Livestock, Inc. to Myers Real Estate Holdings. LLC, 3.54 Acres, Lewisburg District Morgan & Hanson, LLC to Myers..

Open letter to Democrats

Fellow Democrats: Today was the last day to introduce bills in the Senate and as I’m sure you have already noted,..