Preparedness for winter road conditions in full swing

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Pat McCabe shows the storage facility holding a road covering mixture to his right and 800 tons of salt to his left Truck stockpiling the size 9 sifted gravel, which will be used in a mix for covering the roads during inclement weather                     With brand name trucks HINO, Hyundai and Mack More...

by David Esteppe | Published 8 hours ago
By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Marlinton Council outlaws un-diapered horses

By Geoff Hamill Staff Writer Pocahontas Times As a result of complaints about horse manure on streets following Pioneer Days, Marlinton Town Council is outlawing horses without “diapers.” Council unanimously More...

By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

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Fall Furniture Sale on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. at 213 S. Jefferson Street to benefit the Family Refuge Center. Furniture donated from the private homes of The Greenbrier Sporting Club. Haunted House in Williamsburg Join More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

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Alderson Community Market Come out and join the fun! The Market is a family-friendly place with local vendors selling fresh produce and plants, baked goods, eggs, crafts, coffee and more. Plus, double your dollars More...

Edith and Dough Sisung (front) are celebrated on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary. Friends met recently at Elks 19th Hole for Sunday brunch and a surprise celebration.
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

Sisungs celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Edith and Dough Sisung (front) are celebrated on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary. Friends met recently at Elks 19th Hole for Sunday brunch and a surprise celebration.  More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Registration open for regional gathering to strengthen local food systems in Appalachia

Appalachians working across sectors on local food systems in the region will convene Oct. 29-30 in Abingdon, VA, for “Strengthening Local Food Systems in Appalachia.” The gathering will provide a unique opportunity More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Army Private Wesley C. Williamson graduates basic training

Army Pvt. Wesley C. Williamson has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

NWAL Herding Dog Rescue, Inc. receives Thundershirt Grant

Thanks to the Thundershirt Company, NWAL Herding Dog Rescue, Inc., Alderson, has received a grant of 5 Thundershirts, innovative jackets that use gentle pressure to calm pets and ease their anxiety. The company More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Three-family Defibaugh family gathering held in Caldwell

On a bright sunny, warm day on Saturday, Aug. 16, Frank and Anna Scott Defibaugh hosted the gathering at their home on Monroe Draft Road in Caldwell with 60 family members and friends in attendance for a day of More...

Toni Ogden
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Ogden receives certification

Toni Ogden Toni Ogden, museum coordinator at the Greenbrier Historical Society (GHS), recently completed certification training with Northern States Conservation Center, one of the few schools in the United States More...