Date archive forNovember, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Public Meetings

Alderson Municipal Planning Commission will meet Thursday, Dec. 5, in Alderson City Hall at 6 p.m. Please note this is one hour earlier than the usual meeting time, to accommodate the WVU presenters who must drive More...

Fiber Network Christmas Sale B-W
By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Handmade Christmas at Fiber Arts Network Holiday Sale!

Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7 will be a shopper’s delight at the annual Fiber Arts Network Holiday Sale. Doors will be open at the Lewisburg City Hall lobby from 4-9 p.m. on Friday and from 10 a.m. – More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Twelve West Virginians named Young Guns by West Virginia Executive

Twelve West Virginia business professionals were named as recipients of the Young Gun award by West Virginia Executive magazine. The inductees of the Young Guns Class of 2014 were: Jessica Alsop, Jackson Kelly PLLC; More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood Dreams I have to tell you. My dreams are very vivid. Not my goals in life, my dreams I dream while I am asleep. Sometimes to the point of when I wake it takes me a while to determine it didn’t More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Plum Creek gains sustainability recertification on WV lands

Plum Creek Timber Company this week announced that all of its West Virginia lands have been recertified under the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) following an intensive review by independent auditors. “Certifications More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright And now it begins—in earnest. With Thanksgiving behind us, the shortest-possible Thanksgiving-to-Christmas period has begun (Thanksgiving came on the latest-possible date this year). I’m no More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

‘More For Your Money Sale’ held by Angus Association

The Southwest Virginia Angus Association held its 41st Annual “More For Your Money Sale” on Oct. 19 at the Southwest Bull Test Station Sale Facility in Wytheville, VA. Fifty-four lots of registered Angus cattle More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

HospiceCare Love Light Trees honor loved ones

HospiceCare has found their Love Light Trees to be a comforting way for people to honor their loved ones who have fought or are currently fighting a terminal illness. During this holiday season, HospiceCare’s More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Lewisburg Fairlea Food Locker needs help to meet demands

Commentary The Lewisburg Fairlea Food Locker is in an emergency situation. Since the beginning of 2012, the number of families served has risen as people lose jobs, or work at low paying jobs. Many are seniors, More...

Charles Burr, Pastor Lowell O'Dell & Emory Bowyer 11-21-13
By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Pastor Lowell O’Dell speaks to Spa City Rotary Club

Pastor Lowell O’Dell (center), of the Wild Meadow Baptist Church, in White Sulphur Springs, spoke to the White Sulphur Springs Rotary Club. He was introduced by club member Charles Burr (left) and welcomed by More...