Folk and country duo to appear at The Spring in Lewisburg

John Lilly

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 p.m. Admission is $8. For more information, call 304-645-7200 or visit This will be the duo’s first Lewisburg appearance. John More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

2014 WV Maple Syrup Festival upcoming

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Eva McVey to host Benefit Concert

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Travel to Lewisburg
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Community invited to Follies talent show

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

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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

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Tuesdays With Fran
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The Best Loved Songs of the American Stage A Brief History

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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

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