New decorations to grace the Spa City this holiday season

Mary Collins (left) and Pat Harper with the new White Sulphur Springs Christmas banners. “If you see Mary, tell her thank you.” On Monday, Nov. 14, Main Street WSS committee member Pat Harper advised White Sulphur Springs city council members to thank resident Mary Collins for raising enough money to decorate the town for Christmas. Some of the More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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WV Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday “private taking for private use” prohibited

In a long-awaited ruling, the West Virginia Supreme Court upheld an August 2015 circuit court judge’s decision that allowing a pipeline company onto private property without permission violates a basic right of More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Funds to upgrade Dorie Miller Park approved by council

Plans to give Dorie Miller Park a facelift were announced at the Tuesday night Lewisburg city council meeting. Funds totaling $73,500 for the first phase of the project were approved at the meeting. Phase one will More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Appalachian Power Volunteer Readers donate to libraries

Appalachian Power External Affairs Manager Ronn Robinson presents a $2,000 donation from the company’s volunteer readers to Rainelle Library Board members as part of Read to Me Day. Employees made a contribution More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Petition to PSC leaves those on fixed incomes still at risk

At Ronceverte’s Monday night council meeting, City Administrator Reba Mohler presented an itemized report detailing the costs of a petition filed against the city in the amount of $32,654.34. The petition, initiated More...

By Sara Mansheim On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Election results yield Trump victory; Justice wins governor’s seat

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton in the election Tuesday. In West Virginia, Trump took an easy victory over Clinton overall, defeating her handily in Greenbrier County More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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McClung maintains his seat on Greenbrier County Commission

A short, quiet county commission meeting was held Wednesday, the morning after Tuesday’s general election. Greenbrier County County Commission President Mike McClung offered his thanks to those county citizens More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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GENERAL ELECTION UNOFFICIAL RESULTS

GREENBRIER COUNTY, WV GENERAL ELECTION NOVEMBER 8, 2016 TOTAL      %         EARLY VOTING    ELECTION DAY   ABSENTEE VOTES PRECINCTS COUNTED (OF 29)           29      100.00 REGISTERED More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Demolition and flood debris removal program deadline November 18

Homeowners whose residences were damaged beyond repair and left uninhabitable by June’s severe storms, floods, mudslides and landslides that affected large swaths of central and southern West Virginia have until More...

By Sara Mansheim On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Vampires and witches and clowns, Oh my! Court Street trick or treat brings the crowds

A troop of trick-or-treaters walk down the middle of Court Street on Halloween night (Coy Flowers photo) On Halloween night, throngs of trick-or-treaters descended on Court Street in Lewisburg, delighting residents More...