Date archive forSeptember 20th, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce to host information luncheon

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce will host a public informational luncheon Tuesday, Sept. 24 from noon to 1 p.m. in the B Building of the former Lewisburg Elementary School in Room B7. Sarah Hawkins, advisor More...

Madison Erskine
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Erskine of GEHS records 1st

The GEHS Golf Gold Team and Green Team played a match on Sept. 12 at Pipestem for nine holes on the par 36 front nine at Cliffview Golf Course in Covington. Each team consisted of six players, which count the low More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Greenbrier Valley Shrine Club Marching Classic set for September 28

The 37th annual Greenbrier Valley Shrine Club Marching Bands Classic will be held Saturday, Sept. 28 in downtown Lewisburg and Fairlea, featuring eight high school and two middle school marching bands in a Tournament More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Mountain State Wrestling returns to White Sulphur Springs

Mountain State Wrestling (MSW) returns to White Sulphur Springs Saturday, October 12 at the Dream Weaver Center beginning at 7:30 p.m. The Main Event finds “The American Psycho” Ryan Atterson and “The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Rahall Report

By U.S. Rep.  Nick Rahall EPA proposal illogical, ill-conceived dud I am dead set against the proposed new regulations issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that would effectively prevent the construction More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood Believe in Me Honestly, this week I struggled a little with what I was going to write about. Then I encountered a person that set a fire on my behind and struggle no more, I have a TON to say. This More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright Has it really been 18 years? Check the year it happened; subtract it from 2013. Yes, sure enough—18 years. That’s a long time. Or maybe not. Time flies, you know. Eighteen years ago, in the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Open letter to Robert Head

Dear Mr. Head: In response to your letter to the mayor, with regard to the C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft flying over Lewisburg, I can agree they are large and do have a visible presence over our city when they are More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

A Chrysanthemum Paper (Cont.)

(The Royal Flower of Japan) Dear Editor: In the years following WWII, the governments and industrial elements of Germany and Japan made unprecedented efforts to create a working relationship with their like counterparts More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

WV being ‘spirited away’

Dear Editor: Doesn’t anyone see the irony of this morning’s headline in the Local edition of the Charleston Gazette? “Spirited Away to Louisiana! The sternwheeler ‘Spirit of WV’ sold and relocated More...