Winner, Winner… Venison Dinner!

VEnison Dinner

Winners of the Youth Division – Front: Alex Crookshanks (left) and Zach Hamrick; with the judges Back: Woody Hanna (left), Steven Halliday and Todd Ramboldt   The 10th Annual Venison Cooking Contest, Bingo, and Auction was a huge success this year with a record breaking total of $7,000 raised for youth going to Greenbrier County 4-H Camp. More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Entrepreneurs compete for essential funding

Encouraging crowd funding to spur economic growth in our region, the fourth Greenbrier Valley Entrepreneur’s Cafe (GVEC) is set for Feb. 18, when five contestants will vie for seed money at the Greenbrier County More...

Appalachian Trail Conservancy
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Appalachian Trail Conservancy Visitor Center announces 2014 schedule of events

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) will host a variety of events this year at the ATC Visitor Center at 799 Washington Street in Harpers Ferry. The events will promote awareness of the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) More...

Garden Thoughts
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Garden Thoughts for February

Garden Thoughts. Image courtesy of/ Pixabay February 2014 Gardening Calendar Apply lime and fertilizer; Order fruit trees Groundhog Day Grow herbs on windowsill Order a high tunnel Seed head lettuce (indoors) Build More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 30th, 2014

BINGO fundraiser slated February 8; Proceeds go towards 4-H Camp!

Try your luck at the Greenbrier County 4-H Leaders Association’s Bingo Feb. 8 at the West Virginia State Fairgrounds in the WVU Building. image courtesy of/ Pixabay Bingo has been around for about 500 years, and More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Famous Poets contest seeking entries

Famous Poets announces that $5,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded this year to amateur poets. Poets, especially beginners, are encouraged to enter for their chance to win. Johann Wolfgang Von Goetheimage courtesy More...

Kathy Spurlock at Rhema
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 24th, 2014

Karen Spurlock in concert at Rhema

Recording Artist Karen Spurlock will be in concert at Rhema Christian Center on Sunday, Jan. 26 at 6 p.m. Karen Spurlock at Rhema The community is invited to attend this family friendly event (childcare is available More...

free tax assistance
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 24th, 2014

Free tax assistance available at New River GVC

Students on the Greenbrier Valley Campus of New River Community and Technical College are participating in the VITA program (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) through Apr. 5. image courtesy of/ Pixabay The VITA Program More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 24th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation grants available

The Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) is pleased to announce that it has three grants available that community members may apply for this year: The first grant is a distribution from the Greenbrier More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 24th, 2014

Prepare. Plan. Stay informed.

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce along with Greenbrier County Homeland Security and Emergency Management invite all Chamber members to a free Power Lunch on Tuesday, Jan. 28 from noon – 1 p.m. at More...