Date archive forDecember 13th, 2013
By David Esteppe On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Think locally, act globally

Lewisburg Rotarians passed the hat, and collected enough money to buy two shelter boxes for disaster relief in the Philippines. The shelter boxes cost $1,000 each, and will provide essential emergency shelter and More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

West Virginia Jazz Orchestra Christmas Concert at GVT

Continuing its holiday programming, the Greenbrier Valley Theatre presents a concert by the West Virginia Jazz Orchestra on Dec. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Greenbrier Valley Theatre on Washington Street in Lewisburg. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Carsons to chair Library Fund Drive

The Greenbrier County Public Library announces Allen and Paula Carson as honorary co-chairs for the 2014 General Operating Fund Drive Campaign. As ardent community supporters, the Carsons understand the importance More...

John Humphrey
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Family of John Humphreys thanks community

John Humphrey The family of John Humphreys would like to express their sincere gratitude to the Lewisburg community and surrounding areas for their support and kindness during John’s recent illness and subsequent More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Main Street White Sulphur Springs’ Wild Game Cook-off winners announced

On Nov. 2, Main Street White Sulphur Springs hosted its first annual Wild Game Cook-off competition. Contestants brought their best wild game recipes and competed for a shotgun provided by Mountaineer Guns in White More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Better Business Bureau warns about these common holiday scams and frauds

The Better Business Bureau issued warnings this week concerning common holiday scams and frauds: Malware e-cards: Viruses and malware often travel in e-mail attachments or links. Don’t click on an e-mail from More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Rainelle Town Hall Red Shopping Cart ready for food pantry donations

The Town of Rainelle is holding a food drive for the First Baptist Church Food Pantry. “More and more people are seeking food so the Pantry is dangerously near being bare,” Mayor Andrea “Andy” More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

The Health Care Marketplace: A rocky start and frustrated customers

News from DC By Senator Jay Rockefeller On Oct. 1, West Virginia’s Health Insurance Marketplace opened to consumers. This was a long-awaited day for those people and families who had gone for so long without health More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Greenbrier River Watershed Alert! Fracking waste fills WV landfills under new rule

Commentary By Matthew Barakat Associated Press A memo released quietly by regulators earlier this year has carved a major loophole in West Virginia’s rules restricting the amount of waste that can be accepted More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood   Lindsey’s Story I have a friend in Baltimore that is a lot like me, we even share the same birthday (of course I am several years her senior). The way we met in Maryland was a chat room More...