Ronceverte’s story connected with transgendered citizen

By Doug Hylton While recent events in neighboring Lewisburg has brought to attention issues associated with the LGBT and proposals to promote further acceptance of transgendered individuals, it is important to note that Ronceverte was to have one of the first instances of a transgendered or cross-dressing citizen, one who was to be connected with one More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

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  Parent Support Group meeting changed The Parent Support Group meeting slated last week has been rescheduled for Sunday, Jan. 24, at 2 p.m. at Robert C. Byrd Clinic, in the East Wing waiting room. The guest speaker More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Fairlea shooting leaves one man dead

Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead in Fairlea on Wednesday, Jan. 20. According to a press release from Bruce Sloan of the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Office, on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at approximately More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 15th, 2016

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  West Virginia Hunting & Fishing Show This weekend the Charleston Civic Center hosts the 30th WV Hunting & Fishing Show. Hours: Friday, Jan. 15, noon – 9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Sunday More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 15th, 2016

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Two Harts Run businesses were evacuated on Sunday when high winds threatened to topple a towering gas station sign, according to the White Sulphur Springs Volunteer Fire Department. The Exxon gas station, whose More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Local man charged with felony murder

By Peggy Mackenzie A Greenbrier County man has been charged with felony murder in Jackson County in connection with a heroin overdose death. Casey Cantrell, 40, is charged in the death of Shannon Saffer, 29, who, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 8th, 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 Friday, January 8th, 2016

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ALSO — U.S. Representative Evan Jenkins will offer local mobile office hours this week. At the mobile office locations, members of Jenkins’ staff will be available to help Third District residents who are having More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 1st, 2016

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AHMH’s January 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 Friday, January 1st, 2016

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Persistence pays off for Alderson resident Ryan Allen, 22, a 2011 graduate of Greenbrier East High School, who accepted a job offer from Stereo D to work on “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” After graduating from More...