Volunteers take action for ‘Cleaner, Greener Tomorrow’ as City of Lewisburg participates in 2014 WV Make It Shine Statewide Cleanup

Volunteers across the state are rallying to improve their local parks, public spaces, waterways, hiking trails, sidewalks and streets by participating in the Department of Environmental Protection’s WV Make It Shine Statewide Cleanup, which takes place Apr. 1 through Apr. 14. The City of Lewisburg will kick-off its activities with cleanup on Monday, More...

by Mountain Messenger | Published 5 months ago
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Four Lewisburg residents honored at Governors’ Arts Awards Ceremony

In celebrating some of West Virginia’s best artists and art supporters, the 2014 Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony, held at the Culture Center in Charleston on Mar. 13, included the Arts in Education Award; the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

One Day At A Time: One Woman’s Journey

By Tanya Hazelwood No place like home I have been back home for a week now. Spending 46 days in the hospital with my daughter and granddaughter in what was probably the most humbling experience of my life. During More...

download
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

WVSOM invites comments for HLC accreditation

The public is being offered an opportunity to comment on the quality of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM), as part of the institution’s pursuit of accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Two fires in a matter of days

A devastating early morning fire on Feb. 21 burned down the barn of the Valley Vet Clinic in Monroe County, killing five horses and a cow. A 911 call reporting the fire came in by a passerby to the clinic just after More...

P1000282
By Jonathan Collins On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Ronceverte accused shooter tells his side of the story

Ronceverte resident Danny Clyde Windon, 59, charged with a felony and misdemeanor on Saturday, Feb. 22 for allegedly firing a gun too close to a house and roadway, spoke out days later to tell his side of the story. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Lowell Rose announces election bid

Lowell Rose, a former Greenbrier County Commissioner, is seeking election to that office. Lowell is a life long resident of Greenbrier County and a local businessman with over 36 years of service to the residents More...

courtesy of Pixabay
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Cinema multiplex gets green light

The final hurdle has at last been cleared for the construction of a new movie theater multiplex in the Gateway Commons behind Lowe’s on North Jefferson Street. Lewisburg City Council approved both the preliminary More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 17th, 2014

Team spirit at work in WSS; elected officials on track

Led by Mayor Lloyd Haynes, the White Sulphur Springs Town Council congratulated the WSS Volunteer Fire Department for their participation in helping to subdue the big fire in Marlinton last month. Fire Chief Brian More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 17th, 2014

Ronceverte ‘envisions the future’ with a community meeting

The City of Ronceverte is developing a new comprehensive plan that will be a road map for the future and city officials are asking for residents to give their input. The plan will provide long range guidance on More...