Date archive forOctober, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 25th, 2013

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood Idle Threats I am going to be completely honest with you. I am a self-pitying, brat. I always have been. If I didn’t get my way as a child, I threw fits until the adults around me gave in and More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 25th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright It’s no fun hitting a deer. Aside from my aversion to hurting any of those graceful, captivating animals, I simply have an aversion to danger—and damage to my vehicle. These maladies have More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 25th, 2013

Dear Editor: So, I have a bone to pick with so-called “school nutritional standards.” We all know that kids in schools are supposed to be eating healthier, as should we all. However, I seriously doubt More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 25th, 2013

Commissioners should repay money

Dear Editor: I think it is a crying shame that the college will not return the money illegally given them by the County Commission. Just plain that the Commission should not have given the money to them for renovation More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 25th, 2013

Pool money should have been voted on

Dear Editor: I have been waiting to see if any citizens in Greenbrier Co. would voice their opinions about the 1.3 million dollars that was given to the New River Community College. I have lived here all my life More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Professional development sessions offered

MountainHeart Child Care Resource and Referral Services, a program of MountainHeart Community Services Inc., will conduct professional development sessions (Super Saturday Event) on Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Lewisburg More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Greenbrier Valley Medical Center staff attend educational conference

Continuing education, professional networking and team member growth were on the agenda at the annual Heartnet of the Virginia’s meeting. The conference was held in Roanoke VA and attended by over 250 health care More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Robert C. Byrd Clinic’s Steven Swart receives Health Care Award

The West Virginia Primary Care Association’s (WVPCA) annual awards ceremony took place Aug. 15 during their 28th Annual Conference held at the Oglebay Resort and Conference Center in Wheeling. At the conference More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Frontier Communications expands broadband service in Greenbrier County;

More residents, businesses gain access to leading-edge services Frontier Communications has extended broadband service to additional residents and businesses in Greenbrier County. Customers within three miles of More...

Rupert Elementary
By Mountain Messenger On Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Local PTA to kick off fundraising with 2nd Annual Fall Festival

The PTA of Rupert Elementary School is hosting its second annual fall festival on Oct. 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The community is invited to attend for a day filled with fun. The fall festival has something for More...