Quilt of Hope winner announced

Deb Matheny (left), winner of the Quilt of Hope with Brinda Renick who presented the quilt

The Greenbrier Valley Breast Cancer Support Group was a participant in the 2013-2014 Quilts of Hope Project for the West Virginia Breast and Cervical Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Fund. Our Quilt of Hope was quilted by the Alderson Quilters Guild and raffle tickets were sold by members of the Breast Cancer Support Group to raise donations for the More...

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The Bob Thompson Unit will present their annual holiday concert, Joy to the World, on Sunday, Dec. 14 at The Asylum in Lewisburg
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

The Asylum and Casasanta bring some swing to the holidays with the Bob Thompson Unit

By Sarah Mansheim On Sunday, Dec. 14, The Asylum in downtown Lewisburg will present its first live music event, celebrating the season with Bob Thompson’s Joy to the World annual holiday concert. The jazz concert, More...

Johannes Martin Kranzle as Beckmesser in Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (Photo courtesy Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Epic operatic comedy up next at the Met

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), partnering with The Met: Live in HD, will present a simulcast of Richard Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Saturday, Dec. 13, at noon. The broadcast will run approximately More...

Eastern Greenbrier Middle School
NAME: Wiley Byers
GRADE: 7th Grade
PARENTS: Curtis and Joyce Byers
CITY: Lewisburg
GRADE POINT AVERAGE: 3.7
Favorite Quote: “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog”
COACH’S COMMENT: “What a pleasure to Coach. Wiley is so eager to learn. His thirst for Wrestling Knowledge and his Hard work will make him a success throughout the season. 
He is also one of our Captains because he is a true leader.”
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Wrestlers of the Week

Eastern Greenbrier Middle SchoolNAME: Wiley ByersGRADE: 7th GradePARENTS: Curtis and Joyce ByersCITY: LewisburgGRADE POINT AVERAGE: 3.7Favorite Quote: “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size More...

Robert Mareneck is presented with Greenbrier Artists lifetime membership certificate by Jeanne Brenneman
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Greenbrier Artists present honorary lifetime memberships

Greenbrier Artists recently honored Robert Mareneck and Olive Jo McCoy by giving them lifetime memberships in the Greenbrier Artists Group. Artist “Papa Bob” of Lewisburg is a long-term member who has been painting More...

Shane Roper and Carly Brand in 2014 Teen Conservatory Spring Showcase The Comedy of Errors (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Theatre’s Spring Education Classes begin enrollment

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) is excited for the upcoming spring education classes: GVTots I (age 5-6) and II (age 7-8), GVTweens (age 9-11), GVTeens (age 12-18) and the year-long GVTeen Conservatory (age 13-18). More...

Country Roads Crossfit is now open in downtown Lewisburg. The non-traditional workout space favored by Crossfit features a barebones metal frame used for weightlifting, pull ups and gymnastics.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Country Roads Crossfit brings a new level of fitness to downtown Lewisburg

By Sarah Mansheim A new place to work out has opened in downtown Lewisburg, but don’t expect to see treadmills, elliptical machines or weight machines at Country Roads Crossfit. According to Country Roads Crossfit More...

2014 Holiday Guide
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

The 2014 Holiday Guide. Free Publication.

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Carolers sing holiday favorites at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center (Photo by Sarah Mansheim)
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Holiday Open House

Carolers sing holiday favorites at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center (Photo by Sarah Mansheim)  More...

The Holiday by Design wreath and Christmas Tree auction at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center benefits the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley, with funds going toward local food banks and emergency heating initiatives. Here, United Way of the Greenbrier Valley Executive Director Cindy Lavender-Bowe visits the installation during the Holiday Open House (Photo by Sarah Mansheim)
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Holiday Open House

The Holiday by Design wreath and Christmas Tree auction at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center benefits the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley, with funds going toward local food banks and emergency heating initiatives. More...