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

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood In My Daughter’s Eye One thing that always remained consistent in my drinking was the disapproval of my daughter. She never approved of my drinking. She always took it very personally. I never More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright The proliferation of mounted television sets in restaurants is some cause for concern. Television sets in restaurants? You’ve seen them. Just a few years ago it was virtually unheard of to find More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Can we confront and defeat the darkness?

Dear Editor: As of this evening, some 21,636 Islamic terrorist attacks in over 100 countries since 9/11/2001, killing an average of 5,000 civilians a month and injuring 10,000+ a month. (Reference: “List of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

2013 Frankford Autumnfest today!

Frankford Autumnfest activities on Saturday, Sept. 28 begin with a pancake breakfast at the Frankford Presbyterian Church from 7-10 a.m. The parade gets started with registration from 8-9:30 a.m. on Bailey’s field, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Trillium weekend of events upcoming

Dance Exchange from Washington, DC will be hosted by Trillium Oct. 4-6 for a weekend of events whose variety and originality is a testament to their mission of breaking the boundaries of traditional performance More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Mountain Stage returns to Clay Center with enticing new lineup of performers

Hear a mix of indie, soul, rock and jazz as Ani DiFranco, Dawes, Dave Mason & Red Baraat each take a turn bringing their own unique style to the Clay Center in Mountain Stage with Larry Groce Sunday, Sept. 29 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Masonic Theatre Presents Alleghany Highlands Heritage Day, a Celebration of the Cultures

On Saturday, Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., a special event will take place in the Alleghany Highlands. Alleghany Highlands Heritage Day, a celebration of the cultures that settled the Alleghany Highlands will feature More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

GVT celebrates the formation of the writer in ‘The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail’

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) presents the drama The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, by Jerome Lawrence & Robert Edwin Lee. Performances will run Sept. 28, Oct. 4-5 and Oct. 11-12, at 7:30 p.m. There will be More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Carrot Club hosting Potato Day with Science at Alderson Community Market

This week at the Alderson Community Market the Carrot Club is hosting “Potato Day” with Science at the Market. Bring the kids, and learn some interesting Science. Next Week is Pumpkin Painting Day. Pumpkins More...

By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

September 21st Edition

This Week’s Edition  Click on image to view the whole paper.  More...