Music Festival Lewisburg’s hottest new summer event

Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello)

Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello) Celebrating artists who embody American roots music styles, including country, roots – rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B and blues, the First Annual Lewisburg Music Festival will be held on Saturday, July 26, from 2-10 p.m. The lawns of Carnegie Hall, New River Community & Technical College More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

The Saints come marching in

By Sara Swann Just a few weeks after The Greenbrier Classic, the town of White Sulphur Springs is preparing to tackle a whole new tourist venue – The New Orleans Saints football team. Chosen because of its More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Carnegie Hall Kids’ College brings the Arts to life

Kids’ College Students Charlotte shows the dolls she made using corn husks, pipe cleaners and other craft supplies   by Sara Swann The staff and volunteers at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg kicked off the 22nd More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, July 11th, 2014

New county board appointments; grants approved for Historic Society

Business conducted during the Tuesday evening county commission meeting included an approval for Sheriff Jan Cahill to hire William McGuire as a civilian hire for the Sheriff’s Department. Cahill said, “He More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Judge approves Ronceverte’s new sewage system

“The only way the existing treatment plant could meet the requirement is by magic. And since magic is not available, other options must be explored.” —Judge Keith A. George As colorfully described in his More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Potholes patched in Alderson

Rick Burns (left), Eric Duff, Robbie Falls and Keith Boyd work quickly to spread the hot asphalt.     On June 27, a large number of potholes were filled in the Town of Alderson. Potholes accumulate over More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Local first responders take course on livestock emergencies

By Sara Swann The Bovine Emergency Response Plan (BERP) offered a one-day course, funded through a State Homeland Security grant, on Monday, June 23 at the State Fairgrounds. The course was targeted toward first More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, June 27th, 2014

ONRAB vaccine program focus on skunks

Christopher Croson, USDA’s state director of Wildlife Services, gave a report to the county commissioners at the Tuesday night meeting of the Greenbrier County Commission stating that since the ONRAB rabies vaccine More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Grown introduces rack card

For anyone who has ever walked around downtown Lewisburg wondering where they might find a delicious meal prepared with fresh local food, Greenbrier Valley Grown (GVG) has just made your life a little easier. GVG More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Seneca anticipates achievable results with new treatment strategies

Recognizing the war on drugs as a social disease issue. Seneca Health Services is unleashing its newest state of the art drug crisis treatment and detoxification center in Maxwelton. Marcie Vaughn, vice president More...