Square Dance on stage at Carnegie Hall

Looking for some good old-fashion fun? A square dance will be held on the stage at Carnegie Hall on Apr. 17 from 7-9 p.m. featuring the music of the Juanita Fireball & The Continental Divide with caller Lou Mauri. Admission is only $5 at the door. Beginners are welcome. Carnegie square dances are held in September, November, February, April and More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Annual Gathering of Blacksmiths to take place in Clifton Forge School of the Arts

The Annual Gathering of Blacksmiths, The Hammerin, will meet again in The Mill, the 100-year old lumber mill, behind and below the Clifton Forge School of the Arts, on Saturday, Apr. 5, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Trillium Performing Youth Showcase slated March 30

Trillium Performing Youth will perform their annual showcase on Sunday Mar. 30 at 3 p.m. at The Lewis Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. All monies raised are for the TPY Scholarship Fund. Kelsea More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Toughman Contest in Beckley this weekend

Jerry Thomas’ West Virginia Sports Promotions, Inc. and MY 105.9 WTNJ are making final preparations for the 35th Annual Southern West Virginia Budweiser Original Toughman Contest.   OpenClips / Pixabay This More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Celebrate First Fridays after 5 in downtown Lewisburg April 4

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, Apr. 4! Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg – live music, art events and tasty treats – all free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Cooper More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line return to Opera House

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line are bringing their traveling carnival of Appalachian-roots-rock back to the Pocahontas County Opera House stage on Sunday, Mar. 16, at 7 p.m. Nora Jane Struthers and The Party More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Dance Showcase at First Friday

Students of Greenbrier Dance Academy will present a Student Choreography Showcase this Friday, Mar. 7 at 7 p.m., at the Lewis Theatre in downtown Lewisburg. Lewisburg’s newest dance studio, the Greenbrier Dance More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Folk and country duo to appear at The Spring in Lewisburg

Award-winning songwriter and guitarist John Lilly and longtime singing partner Lorie Lichtenwalner will appear together at The Spring, 204 North Jefferson Street, Lewisburg, on Saturday, Mar. 15, beginning at 8 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

2014 WV Maple Syrup Festival upcoming

The Pickens Improvement and Historical Society is preparing for the 30th Annual West Virginia Maple Syrup Festival Mar. 15 and 16, in Pickens, deep in the hardwoods of Randolph County. The annual festival has become More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

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, More...