Date archive forOctober 18th, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright It’s the same story every few years. Everybody gets excited when the Division of Highways throws out hints that it may finally be doing something about the horrendous daily U.S. 219 north-south More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Seeds of a much smarter

Commentary By Dan Heyman, WVNS Advocates for tiny federal programs for farmers’ markets say they could grow big results for West Virginia farmers, communities, seniors and low-income families – if Congress More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

AG Morrisey issues statement about EPA’s regulations on new coal-fired power plants

Commentary West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey issued the following statement this week about regulations the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to impose on new coal-fired power plants: “Our More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Manchin denounces EPA’s new source performance standards

Commentary U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s new source performance standards (NSPS) that hold coal and gas emissions to nearly the same standards. “Today’s More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

A memory of Capitol Hill

Dear Editor: All will agree that expressions like “…and you shall be taken to a place of execution where you shall be hanged by the neck until dead” or in a conversation, “if you think that More...

Greenbrier East sophomores, Sarah Fullen, Mary Claire Ickes and Hannah Rivoire assisted with September Entrepreneur Café competition and will be eligible to compete for WVU Business Plan next year for a $10,000 WV college scholarship
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

WVU Business Plan competition could yield $10,000 scholarship for innovative teen or team

Greenbrier East sophomores, Sarah Fullen, Mary Claire Ickes and Hannah Rivoire assisted with September Entrepreneur Café competition and will be eligible to compete for WVU Business Plan next year for a $10,000 More...

Western Greenbrier Pharmacy staff members reporting to work on opening day are: technician Seasen Lilly; Pharmacist Bob Week, R.Ph.; technician Barb Redden and technician Pam Bowes.  Not pictured are Kathy Hudson and Kim Nutter. 
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Western Greenbrier Pharmacy Opens New Store in Rupert

Western Greenbrier Pharmacy staff members reporting to work on opening day are: technician Seasen Lilly; Pharmacist Bob Week, R.Ph.; technician Barb Redden and technician Pam Bowes.  Not pictured are Kathy Hudson More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Gateway Industries Inc. celebrates National Disability Awareness Month

October is “National Disability Awareness Month” and it officially began in 1945 as a celebration established by Congress called “National employ the physically disabled handicapped week.” This was later More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Bill Cole Hyundai open for business in Princeton

Bill Cole Hyundai is open for business! West Virginia State Senator and lifelong Mercer County resident, Bill Cole, is currently the owner of the Bill Cole Automalls in Bluefield and Ashland, KY. His newest dealership, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Greenbrier Episcopal School to host Chamber Business After Hours

Greenbrier Episcopal School will host a Business After Hours of the Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce at 3100 Houfnaggle Road in Lewisburg from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22.   Greenbrier Episcopal More...