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 at 8 a.m. Last year riders from 13 states participated in the event, which has grown each year. The event kicks off on Friday, July 18, with More...

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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...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Hard working car club awards scholarships

For the past 16 years the Throttle Throbs Car Club has held car shows to establish scholarships. With thanks to hard working club members and sponsors the club has been very successful. After giving two scholarships More...

Leah Trent Ronc. Women's Club
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 20th, 2014

Leah Trent speaks to Ronceverte Woman’s Club

The Ronceverte Woman’s Club (RWC) met for their May meeting on May 27 in the Ronceverte Catholic Church basement. The guest speaker for the evening was Leah Trent, education director for Carnegie Hall. At the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 13th, 2014

Tutoring Center Foundation establishes fund with GVCF to honor Ellie Flack

The members of the board of directors for The Tutoring Center Foundation have established a fund with the Greater Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) in honor of Ellie Flack, a Greenbrier County resident More...

Photos courtesy Carnegie Hall
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Helping kids find academic success through creativity

Neighbors Helping Neighbors Photos courtesy Carnegie Hall   As a child, I learned the value of hard work, education, and, most importantly, service to the community by watching my parents. Their everyday actions, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 30th, 2014

Public meeting to discuss plans for new shelter in Rupert

The Children’s Home Society would like to invite the public to an open meeting at Village Park in Rupert on Monday, June 2 at 5:30 p.m., to learn more about plans for a new Emergency Child Shelter in the town. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Ride Of Silence honors cyclists

The Ride of Silence, held Wednesday, May 21 at the State Capitol, Charleston. It honors the memory of bicyclists around the country who have been killed while riding their bikes. In the past several years, West More...

History Hounds founders L:R Sean Soffera, Keegan Nanney and Troy Nanney.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Pay it forward, change lives: History Hounds sponsors fundraiser bonanza for Little League and Family Refuge Center

History Hounds founders L:R Sean Soffera, Keegan Nanney and Troy Nanney. History Hounds founder, Troy Nanney, is on a mission. He wants to change lives. “I am blessed more than I deserve to be and want to help More...