Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity taking donations to help the Hedrick family

The Hedrick family is looking forward to their home’s construction in 2015

The Hedrick family is looking forward to their home’s construction in 2015 Almost Heaven Habitat for Humanity is taking donations to help the Hedrick family. Robert and Ashley Hedrick work hard to provide for their family. Even though both are working, it has been impossible to find a big enough safe place to raise their family. They have moved many More...

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By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Freedom Industries officials indicted in January chemical spill

U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin announced on Dec. 17, that Freedom Industries, Inc. and six former Freedom officials have been charged with various federal crimes related to the January 2014 Elk River chemical spill More...

In a classic photo, framed and mounted in Chief Tim Stover’s office, is - yes - the bewigged Stover as the nursemaid pushing a cart with “Baby New Year,” or Chief Wayne Pennington’s alter-ego, astride the cart entertaining the spectators on Washington Street during the Lewisburg Shanghai Parade of 1986. It may look sunny out, but brrr... remember, it’s January.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Chiefs on parade

In a classic photo, framed and mounted in Chief Tim Stover’s office, is – yes – the bewigged Stover as the nursemaid pushing a cart with “Baby New Year,” or Chief Wayne Pennington’s alter-ego, More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Fix the Bricks at Carnegie Hall

By David Esteppe The bricks of Lewisburg’s international treasure Carnegie Hall are crumbling and in need of repointing. Director of Development Alissa Novoselick says, “Carnegie Hall needs to repair at least More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Come inside and enjoy the market this winter

By David Esteppe An indoor farmers market opened on Saturday, Dec. 6 at the State Fairgrounds. The market is housed in the 4,000 square foot, heated Douglass Annex building, and will operate from December through More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

WSS closes out year with brisk council meeting

By Peggy Mackenzie A feature of White Sulphur Spring city council meeting Monday night was Greenbrier County CVB Executive Director Kara Dense’s annual report. Dense, who has been making the rounds of the county More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Lions Club continues their commitment to serve

By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg Lion’s Club has been around since the early 1950s, says longtime member Alvin Porterfield, and Troy Holbrook and Jerry Campbell, along with their fellow Lions members, have been More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Ronceverte City Council holds December meeting

By Sarah Mansheim The Ronceverte City Council made quick work of their December meeting last Monday evening, quickly checking off agenda items as the snow fell outside. Council members Crystal Byer and Shawn Honaker More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Alderson Christmas Train Show slated December 14

All aboard, train fans, for the Christmas Train Show to be held at the Alderson Presbyterian Church from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14. Featured in this year’s show will be five model train layouts: a display More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Time is running out – will Santa be visiting Greenbrier Valley this year?

By Peggy Mackenzie The Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots toy drive in Greenbrier County has only a couple of weeks to go before the deadline to donate is reached. The applications from elegible needy children are More...