Eva McVey to host Benefit Concert

Eva McVey, 16, will hold a benefit concert to assist the youth at River of Life Church of God, in Alderson. The youth group is planning a trip in March to attend Winterfest, which is a youth conference in Knoxville, TN. The conference is held annually and includes well-known Christian artists and speakers. Eva, who is homeschooled and a Nashville recording More...

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Travel to Lewisburg
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Community invited to Follies talent show

Follies, a showcase of student talent, will be hosted by the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine chapter of the Student American Academy of Osteopathy (SAAO) at 7 p.m., Saturday, Mar. 1, at Carnegie Hall More...

Polar Bear Plunge
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Stellar lineup of entertainment planned for 11th Annual Polar Bear Plunge

A stellar lineup of entertainment is planned for the 11th annual Greenbrier Valley Polar Bear Plunge, including a stunt plane flyover, a bluegrass band and the Greenbrier East High School JROTC Color Guard. Cadets More...

2nd Block Rock
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

2nd Block Rock rocks the Wild Bean March 7

Every once in a while a group of people get together, dream a big dream and go for it. Circumstances might seem less than ideal, money might be tight and multiple hats have to be worn by each person. But a dream More...

Chase Likens
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Young Country Tour comes to Pocahontas Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House presents American Idol semi-finalist Chase Likens and Wal-Mart-to-Grand Ole Opry singing sensation Kayla Slone on Saturday, Mar. 1 at 7:30 p.m. The two young country artists will More...

Ballroom Dance
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Ballroom Dance classes offered in Lewisburg

The Ballroom Dancers of Lewisburg, Chapter 6073 of USA Dance, (a nonprofit organization promoting the healthy benefits of ballroom dance) will offer classes for strictly beginners in Rumba and East Coast Swing starting More...

Tuesdays With Fran
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

The Best Loved Songs of the American Stage A Brief History

During the 1950s, the music of Broadway was the popular music of the western world. Every season brought a fresh crop of classic hit musicals that were eagerly awaited and celebrated by the general public. Great More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 24th, 2014

Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. & Friends at Clay Center to celebrate HospiceCare’s 35th Anniversary

In honor of HospiceCare’s 35th Anniversary of serving the people of West Virginia, Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr. is coming home to The Clay Center to perform a benefit concert at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 19, featuring More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, February 14th, 2014

If they could talk, what would they say; and are you listening?

It turns out that vaginas have something to say to us. Thanks to Eve Ensler’s original screenplay called The Vagina Monologues, we get some insight to what is on the minds of vaginas. Back in the ‘90s, Ensler More...

Elk River Ramblers Opry Night
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Elk River Ramblers, Black Twig Pickers share Opry Night stage

Elk River Ramblers Opry Night at the Opera House has come to showcase some of the best musical talent from Pocahontas County and the surrounding region. On Saturday, Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m., musicians from Pocahontas More...