Generation Greenbrier Valley re-launched

GGV Board of Directors: Front Row: Valerie Colella (left), Courtney Jesser and Josh Saxe; Second Row: Kendra Sullivan (left), Jennifer Sprouse, Elizabeth McMullenand Cate Bennett; Back Row: Alissa Novoselic (left) and Rece Lynn Nester

GGV Board of Directors: Front Row: Valerie Colella (left), Courtney Jesser and Josh Saxe; Second Row: Kendra Sullivan (left), Jennifer Sprouse, Elizabeth McMullenand Cate Bennett; Back Row: Alissa Novoselic (left) and Rece Lynn Nester  More...

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Bike racks as functional art beautify the new sidewalk in front of the CVB
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Instilling the seeds of Functional Art in Lewisburg

Bike racks as functional art beautify the new sidewalk in front of the CVB   Mark Blumenstein and some of his unconventional metal art pieces By Peggy Mackenzie Somewhere on a hillside above Alderson, artist More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Comp Plan approved

By Peggy Mackenzie In a unanimous vote, the county commissioners approved the county’s Comprehensive Plan at the meeting held on Tuesday evening. At a working session the previous week, the commissioners had suggested More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Greenbrier plans new tennis stadium

Center Court at Creekside set to debut in June 2015 The Greenbrier, the iconic destination resort set on 10,000 private acres in the foothills of West Virginia’s Allegheny Mountains, announced last Thursday that More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Hawks and Hiking Day September 20

On Saturday, Sept. 20, at 10 a.m., in the parking area of the Hanging Rock Raptor Observatory, Brian Hirt and Robert Shaw, members of the West Virginia Scenic Trails Association, will host workshops for anyone interested More...

2013 TEDxLewisburg Speakers
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

TEDxLewisburg brings ideas worth sharing

On Sept. 26, TEDxLewisburg will bring 11 dynamic speakers from the Greenbrier Valley and beyond to the Greenbrier Valley Theatre for an afternoon of thoroughly enjoyable, thought-provoking talks. The theme for More...

Mark Plotkin in the field (Courtesy photo)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Amazon Conservation Team President to speak at GVT

Building on the success of last year’s speaking events, Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) is excited to invite audiences once again to hear internationally known conservationist Mark Plotkin, Ph.D., share his experience More...

ALS Ice Water Challenge Lewisburg Elementary
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

ALS Ice Water Challenge presents opportunity to teach community service to students

Lewisburg Elementary Principal, Leann Piercy-McMillion and Assistant Principal, Melandee Heaster, took the opportunity to teach students about community service by partaking in the ALS Ice Water Challenge. Before More...

New deputies sworn it
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Sheriff’s Department welcomes new deputies

Alex Workman (left), James Desimone, Steve Hudnall and Joshua Pachis with County Clerk Robin Loudermilk at the swearing in ceremony at the courthouse Four new deputies for the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Lobban dismissal of charges denied

During a Monday morning hearing at the county courthouse, Senior Status Judge Joseph C. Pomponio, Jr. denied a motion to dismiss misdemeanor charges against County Commission President Karen Lobban. Lobban was More...