Conservation Photo Contest offered

With special funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Humanities Council is partnering with West Virginia military veterans to produce a six-part web series titled West Virginia Standing Together: The Humanities and the Experience of War. Lost Valley Studios filmmakers Calvin Grimm and Tyler Miller, both veterans, have completed the More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 15th, 2016

Humanities Council web series focuses on experiences of West Virginia Military Veterans

Greenbrier Valley Conservation District announces the return of their Conservation Photo Contest for amateur photographers in Greenbrier, Monroe, and Pocahontas Counties. The contest is part of the WV Association More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 15th, 2016

The Hub offers education and entertainment for kids on snow days

By Sarah Mansheim The Hub, located in Montwell Park, has introduced a snow day program which hosts school children on snow days. Open at 9:30 a.m., the Hub gives kids a place to play games and work on educational More...

Several members of Systemic Racism Action Group: Larry Baxter (left), Loretta Young, Jules Kessler and Ruth Murphy
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 15th, 2016

Next Continuing Conversation on Race Matters

The next event for, Race Matters: Continuing Conversations will be a potluck dinner on Thursday, Feb. 18 from 5:30-7 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church in Lewisburg. The Race Matters Committee will provide a main More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 8th, 2016

American Angus Association announces new members

Josie Patterson and Marley Patterson, both of Lewisburg, are new junior members of the American Angus Association, reports Allen Moczygemba, CEO of the national organization with headquarters in Saint Joseph, MO. Junior More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Lenten Fish dinners begin February 12 at Parker Center in White Sulphur Springs

In what has become a Lenten season tradition, the Alleghany Highlands Council 8689 Knights of Columbus will be serving fried or baked fish dinners beginning Friday, Feb. 12 and continuing for the six Fridays of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Greenbrier County Arts & Recreation Grant applications available now

Applications are available for the Greenbrier County Arts & Recreation Grant Allocations. Applications can be picked up at the Greenbrier County Courthouse, downloaded at www.greenbriercounty.net or www.greenbriercountyartsrecreation.com More...

Recently graduated Master Gardeners: Standing: Gary Davis (left), Mike Hendrix, Ann Hendrix, Tuffy Ahlborn, Kelly Goddard, Kate Wood, Mark Keaton, Kelsy Morgan, Kathy Pickenpaugh and Raine Ferguson; Sitting: Susan Ernst (left), Valerie Colella and Lora Winston (Graduates not pictured include Bob Allder, Shay Huffman, Cindy Novoselick and Banks Jesser)
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Master Gardeners of Greenbrier Valley recognize new graduates

Seventeen people recently completed the classes and course requirements leading to being Master Gardeners in West Virginia. The new Master Gardeners join approximately 70 active Master Gardeners of Greenbrier Valley More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Book publisher seeks stories from local folks

Hometown Memories Publishing Company intends to save a big slice of local history before it’s lost forever. Karen Garvey, senior editor at Hometown Memories Publishing, is asking local folks to share their memories More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

White Sulphur Lions partner with Snowshoe Foundation

The Lions of White Sulphur Springs are selling Treasure on the Mountain raffle tickets which benefit the Snowshoe Foundation’s community service and scholarships. In addition, each ticket sale from the Lion’s More...