Hunter becomes first female general officer in WV

By US Army Sgt. Sara J. Yoke History was made in West Virginia on Saturday as Col. Paige P. Hunter of the WV Air National Guard was promoted to brigadier general, making her the first female general officer in the state. Brig. Gen. Hunter’s promotion ceremony was held Feb. 6, at the 130th Airlift Wing base in Charleston. Hunter, a veteran of Operation More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 15th, 2016

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  Old-fashioned Baked Steak Dinner will be held Saturday, Feb. 13. Bring your sweetheart and enjoy baked steak/gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, bread/rolls, a variety of homemade desserts and tea/coffee More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 8th, 2016

Grand Jury hands up attempted murder indictment; sex crimes, drug charges and burglaries dominate rest of the list

Grand Jury hands up attempted murder indictment; sex crimes, drug charges and burglaries dominate rest of the list A grand jury handed up 49 indictments to the Greenbrier County Circuit Court this week. There are More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 8th, 2016

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AHMH’s February schedule American Heritage Music Hall at Island Park, 315 Monroe Avenue, Ronceverte is a nonprofit organization (Ref. IRS 501(c)3) and handicapped accessible. No alcohol and no smoking. All music More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 8th, 2016

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A former official of Freedom Industries was sentenced on Feb. 1 to three years of probation and a $10,000 fine for a Clean Water Act violation connected to the 2014 Elk River chemical spill. Robert J. Reynolds, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

First Fridays After 5 in Downtown Lewisburg is back!

Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays After Five on Friday, Feb. 5! Live music, art events and tasty treats … All free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Edith’s Store will host Ann Brown, who will More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Man arrested for parking lot hit-and-run

A Lewisburg man has been arrested for an alleged hit-and-run at Wal-Mart on Tuesday. Paul Edward Simms, 38, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident, driving on a suspended license, no insurance and improper More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Superintendent Dalton announces retirement

Superintendent Dalton announces retirement After four years of devoted service as Superintendent of Greenbrier County Schools and over 37 years of service in education, Sallie E. Dalton has announced her retirement, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

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 AHMH’s January/February schedule American Heritage Music Hall at Island Park, 315 Monroe Avenue, Ronceverte is a nonprofit organization (Ref. IRS 501(c)3) and handicapped accessible. No alcohol and no smoking. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016

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January is national Stalking Awareness Month, and the Family Refuge Center is raising awareness about the crime by visiting New River Community and Technical College and WVSOM to visit students. Victims of stalking More...