Alderson Proud

Still suffering from the recent floods, the Town of Alderson Main Street Committee, aided by Greenbrier County Arts and Recreation Group, still sponsored their 3rd annual salute to “Bricktop,” the famed performer of Europe during the 1920s and ‘30s. The Robinson-Kenga Trio gave a rousing performance of the many songs she introduced and made popular, More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 26th, 2016
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Fair Wrap-Up

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 26th, 2016
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Last scrimmage

Brad Falls, a senior at Greenbrier East High School, leaps for an interception in a scrimmage against Cave Springs High School Friday, Aug. 19. The scrimmage was the last for the football team before the regular More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, August 21st, 2016
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Capturing Memories at the Fair

The 92nd State Fair of West Virginia is underway in Fairlea. The theme of this year’s Fair is “Capture Your Memories.” Pictured: contestant in last year’s Draft Horse Pull. Last day of the Fair is Sunday, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, August 21st, 2016
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There’s nothing like family

James Goode (right) was coming into Fairlea last Monday before lunch, when the tie rod end on his car separated, and the wheel came off. He pulled off the road across from the hospital, and called his dad in Wyoming More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, August 11th, 2016
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Saints move forward against Patriots

By Mark Robinson The New Orleans Saints have used their two weeks in White Sulphur Springs to prepare for the 2016 season of the National Football League, and the next step happened Thursday evening, Aug. 11, when More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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Gnomes without homes

These gnomes have taken up residence at the home of Mikki Dixon since the flood in White Sulphur Springs. If these missing gentlemen have owners who’d like to claim them, contact her at 304-667-5032.  More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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WVSOM partners with United Way for community service event

The students from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) are no strangers to community service, clocking more than 18,000 service hours during the 2015/16 academic year. In fact, students have More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Find a hole and plug it up

Earlier this week, a crack appeared in the pavement in Stratton Alley behind City Hall. When city crews broke through the asphalt, they found a 15-foot-deep sinkhole, directly under the city’s property line, exposing More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, August 4th, 2016
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Tending The Graveyard

Susan Harkness regularly spends time in the cemetery next to Old Stone Church in Lewisburg cleaning headstones. On Tuesday, she was joined by her son Blair, visiting from Asheville, NC, with his twin daughters Madeline More...