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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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Community Clean together

The Spot Teen Center is inviting the community to help clean up the former Bolling High School building on Saturday, July 26 at 10 a.m. The building is located at 321 Oak Street, Lewisburg. We are in need of people More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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Frankford resident named Appalachian Transition Fellow

Courtney Gillilan, a native of Frankford has been chosen to join The Appalachian Transition Fellowship, a year-long opportunity for 14 leaders who have demonstrated a commitment to Central Appalachia. This fellowships More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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James Samuel Schmitz

Sinks Grove-James Samuel Schmitz, 80, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg. Born Oct. 31, 1933, in Magnolia, NJ, he was a son of the late William and Sara Norton Schmitz. James More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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John Joseph Feury

White Sulphur Springs-John “Joey” Joseph Feury, 47, died Thursday, July 17, 2014. Born Dec. 29, 1966, in Covington, VA, he was a son of John Ray and Diana Dale Blackburn of White Sulphur Springs. He was of the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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Winifrede Leech Dunn

Bradenton, FL-Winifrede Leech Dunn, 93, died July 16, 2014. Mrs. Dunn was born in Lexington, VA and moved to Ronceverte at an early age. She moved to Bradenton, FL in 1960. She retired from Manatee Memorial Hospital More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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Hildreth Edds Cihula

White Sulphur Springs-Hildreth Edds Cihula, 93, passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014, at her residence on Old White Trail. Mrs. Cihula was born July 24, 1920, and was a restaurant operator with her husband, Charles More...

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