Date archive forNovember 22nd, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Note to Self…This Thanksgiving

By Lisa Stansell My furnace broke down a few weekend’s ago – for the second time in a month. Remember the 18 degree nights we had? Of course it was those nights. A few weeks ago the littlest was in a car More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood Good Guy Wears White I’ve been pulled in many directions lately, being a very busy little bee. So much going on in my life it’s crazy. I have worn or do wear many hats. Hats labeled massage More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright For any Thanksgiving, regardless of what period of life we’re currently in, when it comes right down to it we all have to admit—we didn’t get here by ourselves. There’s just no way around More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Giving thanks to God

Dear Editor: Soon we will be celebrating our next holiday, Thanksgiving. This is a holiday to be celebrated with grateful hearts for all we have been blessed with during the past year and to express that gratitude More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Commentary by New River Board Chair regarding pool

Dear Editor: Several years ago the New River Community and Technical College Board of Governors was approached by the Greenbrier County Commission to allow them to renovate and operate the long-unused indoor swimming More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Memories of technology

Dear Editor: A tip of the “thinker’ cap” to Jonathan Wright’s column in the Mountain Messenger prompting as I have said before, “that reminds me of a story.” So with the kind permission More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Memory of JFK

Dear Editor: Memorable events make their mark on our memories by our recollections of what we were doing at that particular moment in time, It could be something as simple as “I was washing the dishes,” More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Thankful to be part of exceptional community

Dear Editor: As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, I was thinking about all of the blessings in my life and realized that among the many reasons that I am grateful this year, I am especially thankful to be a part More...