Date archive forDecember 6th, 2013
The Tolosa Home in 2012
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Alderson Main Street announces Christmas Lights Contest

The Tolosa Home in 2012 Alderson Main Street has announced a Christmas Lights contest to be judged on Dec. 17 beginning at 1 p.m. The contest is open to any residence or business within the limits of the Town of More...

new-projector
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 6th, 2013

New digital projector arrives at Lewis Theater

I guess the word “film” no longer applies as Larry Levine takes possession of the new digital projector which has just arrived all the way from Belgium. Looking nothing like the classic film projectors More...

History enthusiasts get hands-on experience with artifacts: Amy Walkup (left), Barbara Simmons Hunter, Jill McClung, James Talbert and Shawn Kennedy, with Eva Arbogast Monier providing support in the background
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 6th, 2013

History of Forts in the Mountains of Virginia presented in Williamsburg

History enthusiasts get hands-on experience with artifacts: Amy Walkup (left), Barbara Simmons Hunter, Jill McClung, James Talbert and Shawn Kennedy, with Eva Arbogast Monier providing support in the background The More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Rewriting a song in praise of Marlinton

Marlinton’s recent brush with a tragic fire which damaged many historical buildings and displaced many families has inspired the Phoenix Society to sponsor a Song Rewriting Contest. “The little town has More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 6th, 2013

National day of strikes calls for safer care, improved standards

Registered nurses at seven Community Health Systems (CHS) hospitals in California, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia held a national day of action with strikes, pickets, and other solidarity events on Tuesday, More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Something’s brewing

Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company (GVBC) shared with Lewisburg Rotary its mission statement of “Brewing Damn Good Beer for Damn Good People.” The owners of GVBC, William D. Laska and David J. Kucera More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 6th, 2013

GVMC awarded at Perinatal Summit for improving outcomes for mothers/babies

During the 2013 Perinatal Summit in Charleston last month, Greenbrier Valley Medical Center (GVMC) was one of 14 hospitals honored by the West Virginia Perinatal Partnership for their staff’s efforts to make changes More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Sexual assault charge means lifetime registry as sex offender for Rainelle man

A Rainelle man, who plead guilty to molesting a minor, was given probation on Monday. Randy Allen McClung, 22, was originally indicted in 2011 on five felony counts of third degree sexual assault. Prosecution later More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Middle school teacher charged with narcotics possession

An Eastern Greenbrier Middle School teacher was arrested on narcotics charges at the school on Friday, Nov. 22. Charged with three counts of possession of a controlled substance, was Brandi Lynn McGraw, 33, of Lewisburg. According More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Rainelle Police and Fire Departments lead in cheering Greenbrier West Football Champions off to State Tournament

Rainelle Mayor Andrea J. “Andy” Pendleton called on all area citizens to line Main Street Friday afternoon to cheer the Greenbrier West High School football team. Greenbrier West High School football More...