Recycling bins relocated at Burnwood Complex of NPS

Recycling bins

New River Gorge National River provides recycling bins for paper, aluminum, and plastics Recycling Bin/ Pixabay The National Park Service partners with the Raleigh County Solid Waste Authority to provide recycling services for the Fayette County community. Eight years ago, recycle bins for plastic, aluminum, and paper products were located at Burnwood More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

SBA offers free workshops to seniors on starting a small business

Currently there are over 76 million people over the age of 50 in the country. Statistics show that one in four Americans between the ages of 44 and 70 are interested in starting their own business or nonprofit venture More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Joe Manchin, Jim Inhofe urge full funding of FAA Contract Towers

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Jim Inhofe (R-OK) this week sent a letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Committee and the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Attorney General Morrisey files suit against debt settlement business

AG’s Office says debt settlement collection business misrepresented hundreds of West Virginia consumers West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced this week that his Office recently filed suit in More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

New River Gorge Harley-Davidson welcomes new General Manager

Locally owned and operated New River Gorge Harley-Davidson announced this week that Toby Painter will be the new General Manager effective immediately. Toby Painter New River Gorge Harley-Davidson is the sister More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Appalachian Power encourages customers to conserve energy

As arctic air and frigid temperatures drive demand for electricity, the energy grid operator that serves the Mid-Atlantic region on Tuesday asked Appalachian Power and its customers to help out by conserving energy. “Voluntarily More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Professional development sessions offered by MountainHeart

MountainHeart Child Care Resource and Referral Services, a program of MountainHeart Community Services Inc., will conduct professional development session on Jan. 21 at the Workforce WV Career Center, 25 Red Oak More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours at nTelos

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce invites all of its members to their monthly Business After Hours event, which focuses on networking for local businesses. This month, the Chamber is partnering with nTelos, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Joe Manchin encourages West Virginians to nominate small businesses and entrepreneurs for Achievement Awards

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) this week encouraged West Virginians to nominate Mountain State small businesses and entrepreneurs for the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 2014 Small Business Week awards More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Planning Ahead

By Deborah Miller, JD Senior Director of Planned Giving West Virginia University Foundation Inc. Many people think that preparing a will is too expensive and too much bother. The alternative, though, is to allow More...