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 John Manchester and his wife Connie; and will begin at 7 p.m. with a social hour. There will be food, wine and a pre-viewing of both the live More...

by David Esteppe | Published 4 weeks ago
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...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Wheels of Hope bicycle event upcoming

The Greenbrier Valley Bicycle Club is making final preparations for the 8th Annual Wheels of Hope bicycle ride July 19. For 2014, the ride starts and finishes at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine More...

DAR
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, July 7th, 2014

DAR recognizes end of fiscal year with covered dish luncheon

The June meeting of the General Andrew Lewis Chapter of the DAR was held June 19 at the home of Judy Deegans with 13 members and three guests present. The traditional end of fiscal year covered dish luncheon was More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

State Fair of West Virginia announces 2014 Limited Edition Collector Basket

The 16th Edition Collector Basket commemorating the 90th Anniversary of the State Fair of West Virginia will be for sale beginning Tuesday, July 1. The Picking Basket is adorned with a commemorative brass tag, a More...