Date archive forSeptember 20th, 2013
Terry Holliday and Dr. Callison
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

New River student takes on cat overpopulation in Greenbrier County

New River student Terry Holliday has enlisted the aid of veterinarian Dr. Sandra Callison in a campaign to spay and neuter cats in Greenbrier County Terry Holliday, an honors student at the New River Community and More...

T.O.O.T. is right around the cocrner
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

T.O.O.T is right around the corner

The 29th annual Taste of Our Towns (T.O.O.T) festival takes place on Oct. 12 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. in downtown Lewisburg. This year’s event, sponsored by Ford, promises to have an even wider variety of delicious More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Tea & Literature offered at GVT

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) presents its five-week Literary Tea series on Thursdays, including two special themed teas for poetry and for children. The free events are co-sponsored by West Virginia Writers, More...

Randal Morgan’s DAR marker
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

DAR holds marking ceremony for Revolutionary War Soldier

Randal Morgan’s DAR marker On Aug. 16, the Fairfax County Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution conducted a Commemorative Marking to honor a fallen Patriot of the Revolutionary More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

The Appalachian Trail: Celebrating America’s Hiking Trail named 2012 Nature Book of the Year

The Appalachian Trail: Celebrating America’s Hiking Trail was recently named 2012 Book of the Year in the adult nonfiction/nature category by ForeWord Reviews. Published in celebration of the 75th anniversary More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

GHS seeks Haunted History volunteers

The Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum are looking for volunteers to assist with this year’s Haunted History event. It will be held Friday, Oct. 4 and Friday, Oct. 18. Volunteers will have the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Zombies coming to Lewisburg!

We’re shaking up the traditional 5K with everyone’s favorite ghouls – zombies! Online registration is now open for the United Way of Greenbrier Valley’s inaugural Zombie 5K, “Run of the Living Dead.” More...

Steve King, Mary Kay Bond & Emory Bowyer 9-12-13, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Mary Kay Bond, executive director Read Aloud WV speaks to WSS Rotary Club

Rotarian Steve King (left), Mary Kay Bond and Rotarian Emory Bowyer Mary Kay Bond spoke to the White Sulphur Springs Rotary Club at their regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, Sept. 12. Bond is the executive More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

5th Quarter – a fun, safe event for students

There is a local event in the area that has been going on for about eight years now that has seen thousands of teens come through and is looking forward to thousands more. It is called 5th Quarter. 5th Quarter is More...

American Legion WV flag
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Greenbrier American Legion Post 26 and West Virginia 150

State Senator Ron Miller (left) presents WV flag to Ronceverte Mayor Davis Smith Greenbrier American Legion Post 26 of Ronceverte was very pleased to be a part of the presentation of a new West Virginia flag to More...