Date archive forDecember, 2013
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Better Business Bureau cites Top 5 reasons charities fail to meet its standards

The full list of Better Business Bureau Standards for Charity Accountability are available at give.org. Better Business Bureau cites Top 5 reasons charities fail to meet its standards Just in time for many donors’ More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Pocket park proposed for Lewisburg

The City of Lewisburg stands to gain a small park, located in the Rolling Hills residential area, provided the home owners authority (RHHOA) can get a two-thirds majority of the homeowner membership to approve the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Variety of office skills taught at New River Community and Technical College

Students can learn or refresh their office skills in administrative office courses offered online and at all campuses of New River Community and Technical College. “Students can take an individual course or two; More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Four Members of Lewisburg Police Department honored

Four members of the Lewisburg Police Department were recently honored for their efforts in Highway Safety Enforcement. The Governor’s Southern Regional Highway Safety Awards banquet was held in Beckley on Dec. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

No First Fridays after 5 in Downtown Lewisburg for the month of January 2014

First Fridays will return February 7! The merchants of Downtown Lewisburg announce that there will be no First Fridays After Five event in January 2014. The First Fridays After Five festivities will return in February More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Attention brides! Charleston Wedding Expo happening January 5, 2014

The Charleston Civic Center will host the 10th annual Charleston Wedding Expo Sunday, Jan. 5, from noon – 4 p.m. The Expo will feature 50,000 square feet of fabulous exhibits from top wedding professionals More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

A Little Dancing…

We may have lost the days of the community barn dances or the grand ballroom evenings at the Viennese Court when the waltz reigned supreme, but Lewisburg is not without its opportunities for dance. Here is what’s More...

Levi Nelson
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

GEHS Wrestler of the Week

NAME: Levi Nelson GRADE: Senior PARENTS: Oscar and Ginger Nelson III G.P.A.: 3.20 CITY: Lewisburg FAVORITE QUOTE: “Home is the place where, when you have nowhere left to go, they have to take you in.” COACHES’ More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Public Meetings

Greenbrier Valley Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold a special board meeting Monday, Dec. 30, at 9 a.m. in the conference room of the Lewisburg USDA Service Center. On the agenda: • To consider More...

Jacob Scott
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

EGMS Wrestler of the Week

NAME: Jacob Scott GRADE: 8th. Grade PARENTS: Mary Houk G.P.A.: 2.50 CITY: Alderson FAVORITE QUOTE: “I hate every minute of training, but I say, “Don’t quit.” Suffer now and live the rest of my life as a More...