Flood warning system to be developed in White Sulphur Springs

Members of the Greater Greenbrier Long Term Recovery Committee (GGLTRC) presented an early warning system, which could be utilized during major weather events, to the White Sulphur Springs City Council Monday night. GGLTRC members Wayne Brown and Frank Adkins were joined by WVU plant and soil sciences faculty member Jason Hubbart to ask the council More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 8th, 2017
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Justice names Dennis Davis Secretary of Veterans Assistance

On Thursday, Governor-elect Jim Justice announced that Dennis Davis will serve as secretary of veterans assistance in his administration. Davis is a veteran of the U.S. Army, and currently serves as a member of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Lewisburg proclaims Martin Luther King Jr. Week

Lewisburg Mayor John Manchester (seated) signs the Martin Luther King Week Proclamation with Clifford Curry (left), Susanna Robinson-Kenga, Larry Davis, Jaime Wykle and Steven Rutledge in attendance. At a Lewisburg More...

By Sara Mansheim On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Airport ceases operations with Via Air

After publically criticizing Via Air for poor service, Greenbrier Valley Airport Director Stephen Snyder announced that the airport has ceased operations with the airline as of Dec. 31. Via Air is the sole commercial More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Justice Inaugural Ball tickets now on sale

Individual tickets for Governor-elect Justice’s inaugural ball on Jan. 16 are now on sale for $75 through the inaugural committee’s website, www.InaugurationWV.com. The inaugural ball will be begin at 7:30 p.m. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Hidden History Photo Contest exhibit now in Logan

The rich heritage of southern West Virginia is celebrated through the winning photographs in the 2016 Hidden History Photo Contest exhibit. These history-based photographs taken by West Virginia photographers are More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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College-bound students reminded to submit FAFSA applications

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey urges college-bound students to not overlook the word “free” as they prepare to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, a necessary part of qualifying More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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WV ski industry celebrates Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia, in collaboration with the West Virginia Ski Areas Association, kicked off Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month for the 2016-2017 ski season today at Canaan Valley Resort State Park. The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Six sites to host traveling exhibit on life, legacy of Robert C. Byrd

The Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education is announcing six new sites in early 2017 for its traveling exhibit, “Robert C. Byrd:  Senator, Statesman, West Virginian.” “This new year More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 30th, 2016
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Greenbrier Valley Airport to begin commercial air service

Greenbrier County Airport Authority and ViaAir have worked closely with all partners to immediately begin commercial air service at Greenbrier Valley Airport. The partnership and support of our community has been More...