Date archive forNovember 7th, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Lewisburg residents packing joy into shoeboxes for needy children overseas

With holiday supplies already covering the store shelves, Lewisburg individuals, families, churches and groups are working to make Christmas a reality for needy kids around the world by filling shoeboxes with toys, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Greenbrier Historical Society hosts Stellar Evening fundraiser

Come celebrate 50 years with us at the Greenbrier Historical Society’s 13th Annual Stellar Evening on Dec. 7, from 7 to 10 p.m.! The season’s first holiday party will begin at 7 p.m. with drinks and hors d’oeuvres More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Financial presentation for Richland Ruritans

The Richland Ruritans met on Oct. 9 at Calvary Methodist Church and heard an informative presentation from fellow Ruritan, James P. Tate, on the current economic situation. Tate also outlined potential pitfalls More...

Amy Truesdale  Americorps Alderson
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Alderson Main Street greets Americorps member

Amy Truesdale, an AmeriCorps member sponsored by High Rocks Educational Corporation, is joining Alderson Main Street (AMS) for the coming year. She has been warmly welcomed by AMS members and will be meeting with More...

GREENBRIER NURSERIES SUPPORTING FARM TO TABLE
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Greenbrier Nurseries supporting Farm to Table Initiative

More West Virginia farmers are working diligently to make sure their food goes directly to local tables. One of the hardest working businesses in southern West Virginia is Greenbrier Nurseries. Greenbrier Nurseries More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Southern States Holiday Food Drive celebrates 3rd year of giving

The third annual Southern States Holiday Food Drive begins Nov. 11, and once again Southern States Cooperative will partner with local food banks in cities and communities throughout the southeast to help feed disadvantaged More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Southern States encourages support for local horse clubs

In the spirit of holiday giving, Southern States Cooperative is encouraging its horse feed customers to support horse clubs throughout its territory who participate in the Southern States SHOW (Special Horse Organization More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Lewisburg named one of America’s favorite towns by Travel & Leisure magazine

Travel & Leisure magazine recently announced the winners of an inaugural survey to determine America’s Favorite Towns. Lewisburg was among the winners. The survey asked Travel & Leisure fans to nominate More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Planning Ahead

By Deborah Miller, JD Senior Director of Planned Giving West Virginia University Foundation This time of year is often tax-planning time for those who want to pay lower taxes overall. One tax-saving idea deals with More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

WV Hunter Education Classes offered

WV Hunter Education Classes in Greenbrier County are slated at the Lewisburg Baptist Church beside Grand Home Furnishings Saturday, Nov. 9, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 10, 1-5 p.m. Call Pat at 304-256-6945. More...