Photo of the Week

Photo of the week 7.19

  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 that capped off an all-day Vacation Bible School, hosted by Mt. Hermon Methodist Church in Renick July 12. (Photo by Mark Robinson)    More...

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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...

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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 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...

Seasons Living 7.05.14
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, July 7th, 2014

Flower beds donated to The Seasons

The Seasons Senior Living Community residents received donated flower beds for gardening. We would like to thank Jim Smith and Jim Creasman, members of the Vietnam Veterans of America – Chapter 1072, for More...

Energy Express
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, July 7th, 2014

Energy Express up and running!

There are three Energy Express sites in Greenbrier County – Alderson, Frankford and White Sulphur Springs. Energy Express is a summer reading and nutrition program that provides a chance for community members More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Photo of the Week

Last Sunday evening, an eight point buck enjoys clover and flowers beside the road (Photo by Mark Robinson)    More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Senate nominee Tennant visits Lewisburg

West Virginia Secretary of State and US Senate nominee Natalie Tennant was in Lewisburg Monday on a tour aimed at supporting small businesses in West Virginia. A roundtable discussion with local business leaders More...

June 18 Award WIFI
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 20th, 2014

Main Street Ronceverte wins $10,000 grant for WIFI

Main Street Ronceverte wins a $10,000 grant from the West Virginia Development Office at the Main Street/ On Trac Innovations Awards Ceremony in Charleston, to install Free WIFI connections in the historic downtown. More...