Date archive forSeptember 6th, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Lewisburg man arrested on narcotics charges

Lewisburg Police arrested a local man on narcotics charges after executing a search warrant at his residence. Sidney Demond Coles, 39, of Lewisburg was charged late Thursday evening, Aug. 29, after the search. Officers More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Lawsuit involving photos taken at fatal UPS truck crash

By David Esteppe A lawsuit has been filed by the family of Jonathan Thomas, who died in a UPS truck accident in June 2012 after suffering from an allergic reaction to a bee sting. Angel Willis of Alderson and her More...

During the 1970’s construction crews braved high winds and frigid temperatures to build the New River Gorge Bridge. (Photo Courtesy of West Virginia State Archives)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

New River Gorge Bridge now listed on National Register of Historic Places

During the 1970’s construction crews braved high winds and frigid temperatures to build the New River Gorge Bridge. (Photo Courtesy of West Virginia State Archives) By Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Whether you’ve driven More...

“Fiery Sunrise” by Susan Harb
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Found object art exhibit at Carnegie

“Fiery Sunrise” by Susan Harb Susan Harb’s “Rust for Lust” exhibit is now on display at Carnegie Hall’s Museum Gallery. As you enter the Hall enjoy Harb’s unique collection, including the “dog park” More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Tamarack artisans compete in Martha Stewart contest

Tamarack artists are well represented in this year’s Martha Stewart Audience Choice Award Competition. Eleven artists are nominees, accepting online, Facebook and/or twitter votes until Sept. 13. According to More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

‘Smokey Joe’s Cafe’ brings early days of rock ‘n’ roll to the Opera House

Greenbrier Valley Theatre comes to the Pocahontas County Opera House on Friday, Sept. 13 to bring to life the early years of rock ‘n’ roll and rhythm and blues with their production of “Smokey Joe’s Cafe.” In More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

GEHS Golf Gold Team plays at The Greenbrier

The GEHS Golf Gold Team played a match on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at The Greenbrier for 18 holes on the par 72 Greenbrier Course against Shady Spring and Richwood. The teams consisted of five players counting the low four More...

Master Gardeners Demonstration Garden was enjoyed by Lewisburg House and Garden Club members: Joan Montgomery (left), Barbara Tuckwiller, Greenbrier Valley Master Gardener Willa Izzo answering questions and explaining the garden’s purpose, Miriam Knight and Polley Cunningham on Wednesday, Aug. 28 at the West Virginia State Fairgrounds where the garden is located.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

State Fair Masters Garden viewed by Garden Club

Master Gardeners Demonstration Garden was enjoyed by Lewisburg House and Garden Club members: Joan Montgomery (left), Barbara Tuckwiller, Greenbrier Valley Master Gardener Willa Izzo answering questions and explaining More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Renick Community Center hosts Boy Scouts during Jamboree

The Renick Community Center had the privilege of sponsoring the Boy Scouts for service projects during the summer 2013 Jamboree. The Scouts completed many necessary tasks for the center including washing windows, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Alderson Community Farmers Market announces September events

The Alderson Community Farmers Market has some wonderful events planned for September, and we look forward to seeing you there. • Sept. 7 – Wild West Day – BYO Boots, roping demonstration, games and More...