Date archive forDecember 12th, 2013
2013Carnegie Children's Choir
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Carnegie Children’s Choir Holiday performance set for December 17

Carnegie Hall’s Brown Bag Tuesdays fall programming will conclude with a performance by the Carnegie Children’s Choir on Tuesday, Dec. 17, at noon. The Carnegie Children’s Choir is flourishing this year. Twenty-seven More...

International singer/songwriter Joti Gore sings in “Home for the Holidays, A Soulful Concert” (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Joti Gore Christmas Concert at GVT

International singer/songwriter Joti Gore sings in “Home for the Holidays, A Soulful Concert” (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre) As part of its holiday programming, Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Greenbrier Valley Chorale Christmas Concert rescheduled

The Greenbrier Valley Chorale Christmas concert scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 8, was postponed due to inclement weather. The concert will now take place at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15, at Carnegie Hall, 105 Church Street More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Lessons & Carols at Clifton Presbyterian

The choir and the congregation of Clifton Presbyterian Church invite you to a morning of Lessons & Carols on Sunday, Dec. 22 at 11 a.m. In celebration of Christmas, we will enjoy traditional hymns as well as More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

2013 Ruritan Christmas Lighting Display Competition upcoming

The Ruritan Club of Williamsburg is pleased to announce the annual outdoor Christmas Lighting contest for 2013. This yearly tradition involves judging individual homeowner’s properties in Williamsburg, searching More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Lewis Theatre says thanks with free showings of ‘Elf’

On Saturday, Dec. 14, the Lewis Theatre will present two free showings, at 3 and 7 p.m., of the hilarious holiday hit, “Elf.” Rated PG and starring Will Ferrell, Elf tells the story of a human raised accidentally More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

State Historic Preservation Office publishes 13-month calendar

The State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History has published “Historic Recreation,” a 13-month calendar highlighting the Mountain State’s sports and recreation More...

OBIT Hughes
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Helen Hughes

Defiance-Helen Hughes, 102, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at the Twin Rivers Care and Rehabilitation Center, Defiance. Helen was born Mar. 4, 1911, to Richard and Margaret (Hardin) Barnsgrove in Sutton. On More...

Gerald Schertz
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Gerald Lee Schertz

Roanoke, VA-Gerald Lee Schertz, 67, was tragically killed while traversing Jefferson Street in Roanoke, VA, at the end of a busy workday. He was born Christmas Eve 1945, in the middle of a Midwestern Snowstorm. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Gladys Tackett Porterfield

Ronceverte-Gladys Tackett Porterfield. 83, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at Greenbrier Manor in Fairlea. Gladys was born Sept. 26, 1930, in Welch, the daughter of the late Sollie and Bertha Tackett. Gladys More...