The Library as Family Tradition: Lifelong patron passes love of books to daughters

The Year of the Patron The Greenbrier County Public Library is a favorite place to visit for avid readers Maddie (left) and Quinn Barker. Maddie and Quinn Barker bounce happily through the children’s section of the Greenbrier County Public Library, picking out chapter books and picture books as though they were the most delectable treats. For these More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Williamburg CEOS Club enjoys Christmas luncheon

The Williamsburg CEOS met for a Christmas luncheon on Dec. 13 at the Renick Community Center. Cassandria Perkins planned the gathering that was attended by members Virginia Hanna, Cassandria Perkins, Blanche Knicely, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Republican Club holds January meeting

The Greenbrier County Republicans held its monthly meeting on Jan. 5 at the Greenbrier County Courthouse with 18 members in attendance in spite of the snowy, cold weather. Delegate George “Boogie” Ambler gave More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 15th, 2017
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DAR collects items for VA Medical Center in Beckley

DAR Lewisburg Chapter members JoLynn Ball (left) exhibitng collected items for distributionto Cheryl Yost, VA voluntary service offi cer Responding to the needs of the veterans at the VA Medical Center in Beckley, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 15th, 2017
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Throttle Throbs scholarships due

The year 2016 was a challenging year for the Throttle Throbs Car club. The weather just didn’t want to cooperate with the club’s plans. With the help of our sponsors, including the Edgewood Presbyterian Church More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 15th, 2017
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Gardening program to be held in Hillsboro

High Rocks is looking for families and individuals who are excited about gardening and want to be part of a year-long program to increase production and improve the quality of their produce. All are welcome, whether More...

Willa and Pat Izzo
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Izzos earn Community Service Award

Willa and Pat Izzo Shepherd’s Center Greenbrier Valley has announced their 2017 recipients of the Community Service Award. This year’s award goes to Willa and Pat Izzo. For many years they have given of their More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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HospiceCare Love Light Tree honors loved ones

HospiceCare has found their Love Light Tree to be a comforting way for people to honor their loved ones who have fought or are currently fighting a terminal illness during the holiday season. The Greenbrier Division More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 1st, 2017
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Chicken Scratch Embroidery Part 1 class offered at Ronceverte Library

On Tuesday, Jan. 10, from 5-7 p.m. the Ronceverte Public Library will offer an Embroidery Class teaching the basics of “Chicken Scratches.” Although the class itself is free, there will be a fee of $10 for materials More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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‘Lies: Based on True Stories,’ a tale set in Civil War times

Courtney Smith Local author Courtney Smith’s debut novel, Lies: Based on True Stories, a story set in Greenbrier County during the Civil War, has been published by Quarrier Press of Charleston and is available More...