Food Handler Classes scheduled

The Greenbrier County Health Department – Environmental Health are having Food Handler Classes on these following dates: • Monday, Aug. 4, at 10 a.m. • Tuesday, Aug. 5, at 10 a.m. • Wednesday, Aug. 6, at 10 a.m. • Thursday, Aug. 7, at 10 a.m. Two years for $10. CASH only accepted. The classes are being held at the State Fairgrounds in More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, August 1st, 2014

A bastion of festival music

This weekend of area festivals includes music festivities at Poor Farm in Williamsburg/Frankford, and at the Pretty Penny Cafe in Hillsboro. Starting on Aug. 1, the fourth annual Poor Farm Festival begins and runs More...

Greenbrier River Celebration at Lost World
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Greenbrier River celebration at Lost World announced

A Greenbrier River Celebration will be held at Lost World Caverns on Saturday, Aug. 23, from 1 to 5 p.m. The Greenbrier River Watershed Association, Friends of the Lower Greenbrier River, and the West Virginia Cave 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...

James E. Johnson autographing a book for Sara Kidd Irons of Lewisburg, a long-time 4-H member and supporter
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

‘History of 4-H in Greenbrier’ issues second printing

The “History of 4-H in Greenbrier County: the First 100 Years” has sold out of the first printing and the second printing of the book by James E. Johnson of Alderson is now available. James E. Johnson autographing More...

Spot Teen Center logo
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Community Clean together

The Spot Teen Center is inviting the community to help clean up the former Bolling High School building on Saturday, July 26 at 10 a.m. The building is located at 321 Oak Street, Lewisburg. We are in need of people More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Frankford resident named Appalachian Transition Fellow

Courtney Gillilan, a native of Frankford has been chosen to join The Appalachian Transition Fellowship, a year-long opportunity for 14 leaders who have demonstrated a commitment to Central Appalachia. This fellowships More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

White Sulphur Springs Public Library wins grant to purchase children’s books

The White Sulphur Springs Public Library is excited to announce that they are one of the recipients of the Libri Grant. This means the library will be able to add several new children’s books to their collection. More...

YA author Maggie Stiefvater autographs her new book, Sinner, for readers at a book signing in Charlottesville, VA
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Young adult author crosses genres in her best-selling books

“I am a werewolf in L.A.” is how Young Adult (YA) author, Maggie Stiefvater, started her latest novel, Sinner. YA author Maggie Stiefvater autographs her new book, Sinner, for readers at a book signing in Charlottesville, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Arcade Room and Music Stage open at Dreamweaver Activity Center

The Dreamweaver Activity Center is pleased to announce the opening of its Arcade Room and Music Stage. There are several arcade games, pinball games, pool tables and a juke box. There is also a stage with microphones More...