Date archive forNovember 1st, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

Poinsettia orders being taken at Lewisburg United Methodist Church

Order your poinsettias today! Beautiful poinsettias will once again be available for purchase from the Lewisburg United Methodist Church. Pre-order yours now by calling the church at 304-645-2727 by Tuesday, Nov. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

2013 Commemorative Ornament offered for sale

The “1882 Society” of Main Street Ronceverte announces the release of their fifth annual Christmas ornament with the 1810 Edgarton building. This special edition joins the collection of previous offered More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

The Rahall Report

Rahall supports legislation for veterans U.S. Rep. Nick J. Rahall (D-WV), member of the House Military Veterans Caucus, late Monday evening helped to secure passage of legislation to facilitate the processing of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

Commentary: Progress on children’s diets in West Virginia

By Dan Heyman One of the doctors heading up an effort to address childhood obesity in West Virginia says she’s seeing some progress. Dr. Jamie Jeffrey, medical director for Healthy Kids Pediatric Weight Management More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

Commentary: Tennant calls for closure of ‘Miner’s Revenge’ Halloween attraction at King’s Dominion Amusement Park

Natalie Tennant, candidate for the U.S. Senate in West Virginia, this week called on King’s Dominion Amusement Park in Doswell, VA, to close the “Miner’s Revenge” Halloween attraction. “I am More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

The well deserved

Dear Editor: Freshly baked apple and pumpkin pie smells like being wrapped in the arms of someone you love after being outside in a cold rain. Ahhh, the beautiful women in our lives can really warm us up this time More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

Memories of Boston

Dear Editor: Last February, you may have noticed the newspaper story, date line Erika, California, “The last time so much gold was pulled out of this town, the place was known as ‘the richest square mile More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

By Tanya Hazelwood Business in the front, party in the back It seems that I’ve been asked by people (mostly those trying to get sober) how I resist temptation. I really wish I had some life changing, explosive More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright Health care, health care, health care. In the not-too-distant past, we didn’t think that much about it. The topic didn’t occupy virtually every newscast and front newspaper page. It certainly More...