Date archive forSeptember, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

RCDC awarded neighborhood investment program (NIP) tax credits

The West Virginia Development Office has awarded $20,000 in Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP) tax credits to the Rainelle Community Development Corporation (RCDC) for Project Rainelle Revitalization. One half More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

4 Governor’s Day of Service mini grant projects in Rainelle

The Rainelle Community Development Corporation and the Town of Rainelle were each granted two of Governor Earl Ray Tomblin’s Day of Service mini-grants. Each grant is for $500 to be matched by cash or in-kind, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Alderson to install new water meters

Mayor Travis Copenhaver and the Council of the Town of Alderson have announced that the firm of C. I. Thornberg, Inc. has been selected to provide and install new water meters for all water customers. Mayor Copenhaver More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Professional development sessions offered

MountainHeart Child Care Services, a program of MountainHeart Community Services Inc., will conduct professional development sessions on Friday, Oct. 4, at the Workforce WV Career Center, 25 Red Oak Shopping Center, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Wenger appointed National Field Sales Manager for Mullican Flooring

Neil Wenger, a 19-year veteran of the hardwood flooring industry, has been promoted to national field sales manager for Mullican Flooring, one of the top five hardwood flooring producers in the nation. Wenger joined More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

WVSBDC offers Small Business Workshop in Greenbrier County

A workshop on Business Fundamentals is scheduled from 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8 in Greenbrier County. The workshop is part of the West Virginia Small Business Development Center (WVSBDC) training and business coaching More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

First Lady invites West Virginians to submit handmade ornaments for 3rd Annual Artistree

Ornaments to Decorate Governor’s Mansion Holiday Tree  First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin encourages West Virginia artists to create and submit ornaments to be displayed on the Governor’s Mansion Holiday Tree More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

WSS presents final Fall Fling

The 20th annual Fall Fling at the White Sulphur Springs Civic Center will be the last Fall Fling as it has been known. Everyone is invited and welcome to attend any and all events Friday, Oct. 4 and Saturday, Oct. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Mark your calendar for a Tailgate Party at Greenbrier East

Come one, come all! The Greenbrier East High School Action Team for Partnerships will host a tailgate party on Friday, Oct. 4. Students, parents, faculty, staff and partners in education are encouraged to attend! More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

More than 7 in 10 WV students not reading proficiently by end of 3rd Grade

Are West Virginia’s fourth graders “reading to learn?” That’s the question West Virginia KIDS COUNT poses in a new info-graphic prepared by WV Kids Count. The answer, according to the National Assessment More...