Greenbrier County Democratic Convention set for April 9

Greenbrier County Democratic Executive Committee Chair Paul Moya announced this week that the Greenbrier County Democratic Convention will be held Apr. 9 at the Greenbrier County Courthouse, 912 Court Street North in Lewisburg at 10 a.m. During the county convention, an official convention chair and secretary will be elected and attendees will elect More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 28th, 2016

GVEDC announces steering committee to benefit Rainelle

As part Rainelle’s Local Foods, Local Places grant recipient process, the Greenbrier Valley Economic Development Corporation (GVEDC) has created a steering committee. The Rainelle LF/LP’s Steering Committee More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 28th, 2016

Pair launches lawsuits at local bank, sheriff’s department and DHHR

By Sarah Mansheim An exonerated man and his alleged victim have joined together to file a pair of civil lawsuits in Greenbrier County Circuit Court. On Nov. 5, 2015, Selwyn Vanderpool and Joseph W. Boswell III filed More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 28th, 2016

Manchin endorses Justice for Governor

On Wednesday, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin endorsed Jim Justice for governor. The Senator stressed Jim’s record of putting people back to work and his vision for the future of West Virginia. Jim Justice leads in all More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 28th, 2016

County Commission Trail plans continue Actions on the proposed Meadow River Rail Trail continue as the Fayette and Greenbrier County Commissions execute a grant contract with the West Virginia Division of Highways More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 28th, 2016

Greenbrier Valley Rural Volunteer Fire Department in Talcott closed

After an inspection by the West Virginia State Fire Marshal’s Office on Mar. 18, in which several deficiencies were found in certification and testing of equipment, the Greenbrier Valley Rural Volunteer Fire Department More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 21st, 2016

Virginia State Parks offer special Spring Break options

Virginia State Parks will offer special Spring Break activities in all 36 parks Mar. 18 – Apr. 3. A wide assortment of special self-guided and ranger-led programs provides visitors unique park experiences. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 21st, 2016

Buckling your seat belt can save your life

Beginning on Mar. 4, West Virginia law enforcement has stepped up enforcement again with “Click it Or Ticket”. The Governor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP) and the West Virginia Public Service Commission (PSC) More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 21st, 2016

Gas prices up, ending the cheapest prices in years

Average retail gasoline prices in West Virginia have risen 5.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.89/g on Sunday, Mar. 13, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 1,154 gas outlets in West Virginia. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 21st, 2016

Attention, farmers: Niche Meat Training Series class slated

Join the West Virginia Food and Farm Coalition’s Meat Working Group and the Value Chain Cluster Initiative in Summersville on Monday, Mar. 28, for the fourth and final training in their Niche Meat Training Series. The More...