$1,000 in prizes offered at Ronceverte Main Street Ladies Night Out Bingo

The Ronceverte Development Corporation hosts Ladies Night Out Bingo on Saturday night, June 27, at 6 p.m. for an evening of fun, laughter and prizes at the Clifford Community Center downtown Ronceverte. $1,000 in prizes have been donated from area vendors in the form of $50 gift baskets from 20 organizations such as Premiere Jewelry; Thirty One; Pink More...

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Silent Island members Casielle Donahue (left), Jackie Sizemore, Morgan Davidson, Izzi Jasperse, and Catie Flint after their performance at First Fridays (Photo Credit: Silent Islands Facebook page)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 13th, 2014

First Fridays Teen Music Scene

Silent Island members Casielle Donahue (left), Jackie Sizemore, Morgan Davidson, Izzi Jasperse, and Catie Flint after their performance at First Fridays (Photo Credit: Silent Islands Facebook page) One of my favorite More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 6th, 2014

27 Annual Ronceverte River Festival

From Thursday, June 12 to Sunday, June 15, the 27th Annual Ronceverte River Festival will be in full swing throughout downtown Ronceverte and Island Park. According to Sally Baker from the Ronceverte Development More...

Christian Lopez Band
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 6th, 2014

The Christian Lopez Band to open 2014 Ivy Terrace Concert Series

Christian Lopez Band Summer has arrived and so has Carnegie Hall’s 2014 free Ivy Terrace Concert Series. Opening this year’s series is the Christian Lopez Band. The concert will be held at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Greenbrier Artists exhibit in Rainelle

The Rainelle Public Library features work from local artists, and April through June two Greenbrier Artists are exhibiting their original art and prints. Cela Allison from Hillsboro and Marietta Lyall of Lewisburg More...

Kathleen Holder in studio (Photos courtesy Kathleen Holder)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Prepare for Red with powerful pastel prints

Kathleen Holder in studio (Photos courtesy Kathleen Holder) Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) will present an exhibit of selected prints by world-renowned artist Kathleen Holder. Holder’s exhibit is free and open More...

Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn (Photo 
courtesy Lynne Harty)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn to perform in Lewisburg

World renowned musicians Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn are scheduled to perform at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg on Friday, May 23 at 7:30 p.m. Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn (Photocourtesy Lynne Harty) Banjoists More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Artists needed – Proposals for Creative Classrooms sought

Carnegie Hall is seeking proposals for the 2014-2015 school year from artists who wish to present Creative Classrooms in the public school systems in our region. Creative Classrooms are hands-on art integration More...

René Marie
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

I Wanna Be Evil: Vocalist René Marie jazzes up Garth Newel Music Center

René Marie Jazz Vocalist René Marie returns to Garth Newel Music Center for one evening only – Saturday, May 10 – bringing her hot band, songs from her recently released album I Wanna Be Evil (With More...

The five day long FloydFest starts July 23rd!
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

FloydFest celebrates 13th year with ‘Revolutionary’ lineup and streamlined logistics

The five day long FloydFest starts July 23rd! Since its inception, FloydFest, the summer outdoor music festival near Floyd, VA, has celebrated its status as a truly unique, fiercely independent festival experience More...