Date archive forJanuary 3rd, 2014
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Envision Ronceverte; tell us your dreams

Our city is developing a new comprehensive plan that will be a road map for the future and we want your ideas! Help us envision ways to improve Ronceverte so that you and your children can experience the best that More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

WV Poison Center warns that poisonings can happen to everyone, not just children

What types of situations do you think of if you hear someone called the West Virginia Poison Center (WVPC)? Do you think of a child getting into bleach or window cleaner from under the kitchen sink? While most of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Statewide coalition announces 10-point platform for 2014

On Dec. 18, the Our Children, Our Future Campaign announced its 10-point platform for fighting West Virginia’s child poverty crisis in 2014. The 10 issues were crafted through a year-long process that included More...

Nancy Hart
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Repairs made to fence at Nancy Hart’s grave

  Nancy Hart On Oct. 8, local residents from the Renick area: Alston and Sallie Blankenship, Lloyd and Ruby Burns and Paul, Jr. and Matthew Flippin drove to Manning Knob, site of Nancy Hart’s grave, to replace More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Tips to achieve wholesome health in 2014

(BPT) – You’re all too familiar with that one, dreaded moment when the festivities end. It hits you every year like a bad hangover. You promise yourself that once the last sip of eggnog has been guzzled More...

Feed the Need
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Feed the Need food drive assists local Food Pantries

Feed the Need GVBOR’s Feed the Need food drive gave $500 donations to a total of 11 food pantries in Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas counties. Pictured: Robert Bittinger Jr, GVBOR 2014 president & founder/chairman More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Commentary… Acting on good intentions

By Daris Howard My dad used to say that good intentions are never enough; they must be acted upon. Still, I find myself too often with good intentions which I don’t follow through on. That was what was happening More...

Charles Withrow
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

GEHS Wrestler of the Week – Charles Withrow

Charles Withrow NAME: Charles Withrow GRADE: Senior PARENTS: Louis and Donna Withrow G.P.A.: 2.20 CURRENT RECORD: 17-0 CITY: Lewisburg FAVORITE QUOTE: “A good leader has to learn how to be a good follower first.” COACHES’ More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood A Whole New Year I can’t believe it’s already a new year. What a rollercoaster 2013 was! I found my list of New Year’s resolutions for 2013 and I had to share these with you. 1 – Closer More...

Jordan Jones
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

EGMS Wrestler of the Week – Jordan Jones

Jordan Jones NAME: Jordan Jones GRADE: 8th Grade PARENTS: Grant Jones and Allison Shopland G.P.A.: 3.10 CURRENT RECORD: 11-0 (10 Pins) CITY: Lewisburg FAVORITE QUOTE: “It’s not where you start, It’s where More...