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

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright It’s hard to guess what technology will make available to us in 2014, but you can be sure there will be a good assortment of new innovations. I can envision a time in the future in which we’ll More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Community: WV joins 40 other states and territories calling for tamper-resistant versions of generic prescription pain relievers

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced that West Virginia has joined 40 other state and territories in sending a letter this week to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) urging it to require manufacturers More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

‘Livestock’ incident in DC

Dear Editor: Each year seeing the televised lighting of the Nation’s Christmas Tree on the National Mall located in Washington, DC, causes me to recall the events that lead to the story of the only US Capitol More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 26th, 2013

The Spirit of Christmas Thriving in Rainelle

A little over a year ago tragedy struck the area with the loss of Jonathan Thomas from Rainelle, WV. Jonathan was a UPS driver in the Western Greenbrier, Nicholas, and Webster counties, but his influence did not More...

Christmas Parade
By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

City of Lewisburg hosts annual Christmas Parade

Kali Miller (left), Cassi McGeehan and Wyatt Bair of the Greenbrier East High School Marching Band, led by Band Director Jim Allder, brave the cold in the Lewisburg Christmas Parade. On Saturday, Dec. 7, More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Birthplace of Rivers monument designation hits a snag

The Birthplace of Rivers national monument initiative was the topic of opposing views at the commission meeting of Tuesday, Dec. 17. Those against the initiative included Pocahontas County Commissioner Bill Beard More...

By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

New Suits

In Re: The Marriage of: Shellina Gray and Carroll Gray, Jr. In Re: The Marriage of: Rhonda Kay Hughes and Charles Ellis Hughes In Re: The Marriage of: David Scott Teubert and Tiffany Lynn Teubert In Re: The Marriage More...

By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

‘The Clingman Experience’ returns to Lewisburg

For one night only Children’s Home Society invites you to take a trip down memory lane and join them for the “Gwen Clingman Memorial Saturday Supper,” Jan. 25 at Lewisburg United Methodist Church from 5-7 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Ronceverte’s fifth historical ornament is here!

Main Street Ronceverte announces the much anticipated release of their fifth annual Christmas ornament the “1810 Edgarton building.” This special addition joins the collection of previous offered ornaments including More...

By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Marlinton recognizes Alderson Volunteer Fire Department

Marlinton Mayor Joe Smith and Fire Chief Kenny Hall visited the Dec. 12 Council Meeting for the Town of Alderson to present a certificate of appreciation and a donation to the Alderson Volunteer Fire Department More...