Quick response by cleanup crews contain diesel spill in Greenbrier River

A tanker truck carrying 7,800 gallons of diesel overturned and burned on the bridge at the intersection of Rt. 250/92/28 at Bartow in Pocahontas County Tuesday afternoon (Photo courtesy of Jonah Bauserman)

A tanker truck carrying 7,800 gallons of diesel overturned and burned on the bridge at the intersection of Rt. 250/92/28 at Bartow in Pocahontas County Tuesday afternoon (Photo courtesy of Jonah Bauserman) WV DEP and Greenbrier County officials have issued a reassuring report that cleanup crews were able to contain the diesel fuel from the accident More...

by Peggy MacKenzie | Published 2 days ago
Rail Trail, Greenbrier County side
By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Rail Trail construction begins along Meadow River

Rail Trail, Greenbrier County side By Doug Hylton Construction has begun on the long awaited Meadow River Rail Trail which encompasses 16.7 miles along the former Nicholas, Fayette and Greenbrier Rail Line. “This More...

The Saints’ buses were seen touring through Lewisburg late Tuesday afternoon shortly after their arrival in WV (Photo by Shannon Beatty)
By Peggy MacKenzie On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Picnic with the Saints

The Saints’ buses were seen touring through Lewisburg late Tuesday afternoon shortly after their arrival in WV (Photo by Shannon Beatty) The New Orleans Saints arrived at the Greenbrier Valley Airport late Wednesday More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Western end water study request for funding

Region 4 executive director of Planning and Development John Tuggle and engineer Wayne Morgan with Pentree Engineering requested $50,000 funding assistance for a study of the water project and infrastructure to More...

Technology for Educational Empowerment: Moderators, Dale Niederhauser (far left) and Teresa Eagle (far right), of Student Voices Panel present the students, Jarred Whitt, (left) Brennan Lawless, Sara Swann, Destiny Meador, Jane Purkey and Kristine Gessel with new Windows Surface tablets (Not pictured: Kaitlyn Goins)
By Jonathan Collins On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Technology for Educational Empowerment

By Sara Swann Technology for Educational Empowerment: Moderators, Dale Niederhauser (far left) and Teresa Eagle (far right), of Student Voices Panel present the students, Jarred Whitt, (left) Brennan Lawless, Sara More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Armed robbery in White Sulphur Springs

  The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an early morning armed robbery which occurred in the White Sulphur Springs area Tuesday. A man wearing a dark colored hoodie and wearing a green bandana More...

By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Theft to raise money for alleged drug traffickers foiled by police

By Peggy Mackenzie A Ronceverte man broke into the home of Wanda Fay Jennings and Larry R. Jennings on Friday evening, July 20 and took rings and other items according to a report from Ronceverte police chief J.R. More...

Greenbrier County Public Library Friends member Deborah Montgomery (left) reviews the special book sale books with Assistant Library Director Christy Carver
By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Specials for collectors at Book Bazaar

Greenbrier County Public Library Friends member Deborah Montgomery (left) reviews the special book sale books with Assistant Library Director Christy Carver This year’s Book Bazaar at the Greenbrier County Public More...

By David Esteppe On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

It takes a village

The Children’s Home Society (CHS) will host its 10th Annual Make It Right for Kids Auction at the Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Center on Friday, Aug. 22. The event will be hosted by Lewisburg Mayor More...

Coach Terry Koon (left), Donnie Turner and Coach Mac Parks
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Golf raffle winners announced

Coach Terry Koon (left), Donnie Turner and Coach Mac Parks Andy Pendleton of Rainelle won the recent raffle drawing for The Snead Golf package for four players plus carts. The raffle was used as a fundraiser for More...