Date archive forJuly, 2014
Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Music Festival Lewisburg’s hottest new summer event

Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello) Celebrating artists who embody American roots music styles, including country, roots – rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B and blues, the First Annual Lewisburg More...

Photo of the week 7.19
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Photo of the Week

  Using a squirt gun to dislodge a ping pong balls, Lauren Quick of Frankford takes aim under the watchful eyes of friends Chris Stronce of Renick and Peyton Vance of Ronceverte. They were enjoying a carnival More...

Pioneer Days 3
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Pioneer Days

With the sounding of the bugle, the Pioneer Days parade began with the March of the Flags (photo by Anna Workman).  More...

Pioneer Days 1
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Scenes from Pioneer Days in Marlinton

Many artists and craftsmen at the Pioneer Days event in Marlinton on Saturday, July 12 were demonstrating and selling their custom-made wares such as this custom metal art. Other unusual and traditional craftmakers More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

The Saints come marching in

By Sara Swann Just a few weeks after The Greenbrier Classic, the town of White Sulphur Springs is preparing to tackle a whole new tourist venue – The New Orleans Saints football team. Chosen because of its More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Over-crowding means euthanizations will resume

After an unprecedented five month stretch without having to euthanize animals brought in to the Greenbrier Humane Society ( GHS ) in Lewisburg, the shelter is at crisis capacity and will have to resume putting More...

eMessenger for July 12, 2014
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

eMessenger for July 12, 2014

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photo of the week 7.12
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Photo of the Week

On July 4, at 7:30 a.m., Lindsay Martin, 18, Kelsey Shiflet, 17, and Brittney Scott, 17, had already made the drive from Beckley for a day of shopping and eating in Lewisburg, before catching the 9:30 p.m. Maroon More...

Buffet concert
By Jonathan Collins On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Warm-up for Buffet concert

While on stage during warm-up sound checks, PGA Concert headliner, Jimmy Buffet noticed Foxfire Realty’s “Chopper Foxfire” taking aerial shots of the area. Buffet contacted Team Foxfire and asked if they More...

Kids’ College Students Charlotte shows the dolls she made using corn husks, pipe cleaners and other craft supplies
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Carnegie Hall Kids’ College brings the Arts to life

Kids’ College Students Charlotte shows the dolls she made using corn husks, pipe cleaners and other craft supplies   by Sara Swann The staff and volunteers at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg kicked off the 22nd More...