Exhibit of Crickenberger paintings at Eastern Greenbrier Senior Center

Watercolor art by Phyllis B. Crickenberger

Thirty-nine paintings have been on exhibit at the Eastern Greenbrier County Senior Center in Fairlea for the past year by Phyllis B. Crickenberger. Each month three new paintings are on exhibit. Phyllis is a Life Member of West Virginia Watercolor Society and is a Signature watercolor artist. She is a retired teacher in Greenbrier and Pocahontas counties More...

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By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

WV Symphony Orchestra names Pamela Murchison as Development Director

After a nationwide search for a new development director, the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra found the newest member of its staff in the orchestra. Pamela Murchison accepted the position as Development Director More...

By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

First Fridays after 5 in Downtown Lewisburg is Back! February 6

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, Feb. 6! Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg – live music, art events and tasty treats – all free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Edith’s More...

Erin Morley as Olympia in Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann 
(Photo courtesy of Metropolitan Opera / Marty Sohl)
By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

GVT, partnering with The Met: Live in HD, to present Jacques Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), partnering with The Met: Live in HD, will present a simulcast of Jacques Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann Jan. 31 at 12:55 p.m. The broadcast will run approximately 3 hours More...

By admin On Friday, January 30th, 2015

‘Mama’s Song’ gives glimpse into turn-of-the-century Appalachia

Author Gayle Jennings takes a trip back in time with her new novel, “Mama’s Song” (published by WestBow Press). She travels back to the 1900s in her home state of West Virginia to examine the ups and downs More...

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By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Mountain Messenger’s Entertainment Calendar

Jan. 24 – feb. 1   Ongoing Art Exhibit, Coalfields and Molasses Making, photographs, Carnegie Hall Museum Gallery, through Feb. 27 Art Exhibit, “A Time Gone By: The C&O Shops of Clifton Forge,” More...

The cast of June Kermit’s Kabaret 
(Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Audition for Kommunity Kabaret at GVT!

Greenbrier Valley Theatre’s (GVT) Music Director Kermit Medsker will hold auditions for a Kommunity Kabaret, Monday, Jan. 26 and 27 from 7 to 9 p.m. in GVT’s Daywood Lobby. Those interested auditioning for the More...

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By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Winter Music Festival returns to downtown Lewisburg

By Sarah Mansheim The Greenbrier Valley Winter Music Festival returns to downtown Lewisburg next Saturday, promising a night of music to please almost any ear. According to festival organizer Jim Snyder, the festival More...

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By admin On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Wild, Wonderful West Virgina (Gotowv) unveils 2015 Official State Travel Guide

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia (GoToWV), joined by the Greater Parkersburg Convention and Visitors Bureau, local businesses, and travelers, unveiled the 2015 Official State Travel Guide at the I-77 South Welcome More...

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By admin On Monday, January 19th, 2015

Apostles of Boogie to spread the word this Sunday

By Sarah Mansheim On Sunday, Jan. 18, Lewisburg’s newest bar, The Asylum, will feature an evening of boogie-down blues. Beginning at 6 p.m., the Apostles of Boogie will take the stage in front of the bar’s large More...