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. “This is such a wonderful opportunity,” said Librarian Joann Hartzell. “The money the Foundation is providing us with will allow us More...

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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...

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...