Date archive forAugust, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Golf News…

The GEHS Golf Green Team played a match Tuesday, Aug. 27 at The Greenbrier Meadows Course for 18 holes on the par 70 course against Greenbrier West, Nicholas County and Covington. The lowest four scores out of five More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

New River Shear Divas Golf Tournament coming up September 7

The Shear Divas, the cosmetology student organization at the New River Community and Technical College Greenbrier Valley Campus, is seeking golfers to participate in a tournament to raise money for an educational More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Eastern Greenbrier Athletic Passes available

Eastern Greenbrier Middle School is currently selling Athletic Passes for the 2013-2014 school year. The passes are good for all EGMS home athletic events excluding pre-season scrimmages and the annual all-star More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

First Annual Hunting, Fishing & Outdoor Expo seeks vendors

The State Fair Event Center will present the First Annual Hunting, Fishing & Outdoor Expo of the Two Virginias on Apr. 5-6, 2014. Dedicated to the outdoor enthusiast that exists in all of us; this is a chance More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Note to Self…What I did on summer vacation

By Lisa Stansell Remember these? Decked out in shine-y new clothes, the first thing the teacher does is assign a breezy account of how we spent the languorous days of the past three months. Seems a bit twisted now More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey…Angels and Demons

By Tanya Hazelwood Just like in the cartoons I have an angel and a devil on each shoulder. They are in constant battle. Most of the time the little devil on my left shoulder was on steroids and always won the fight. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Bertie Bowman’s story

Dear Editor: This particular time is a good opportunity to tell a story that should be told. This is the story of the first day I met Bertie Bowman. The training program for the US Capitol Police is rigorous and More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright With September getting cranked up tomorrow after a fast-moving June, July, and August, we now boldly enter the last third of 2013. Time marches on. It’s always impressed me how early the signs More...

marijuana bust
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 23rd, 2013

State troopers seize hundreds of thousands of dollars in marijuana

West Virginia State Troopers seized a large number of marijuana plants in a remote area of Cold Knob in Greenbrier County Tuesday afternoon as part of an ongoing investigation. Troopers from the Lewisburg and Rainelle More...

Lewisburg water treatment Manager, Randy Johnson, right, receiving AWOP award from WV Bureau of Public Health District Engineer, Chris Farrish.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Lewisburg hears proposal for solar power access

Lewisburg water treatment Manager, Randy Johnson, right, receiving AWOP award from WV Bureau of Public Health District Engineer, Chris Farrish. The Lewisburg City Council hosted a presentation by Dan Conant, founder More...