Funds to upgrade Dorie Miller Park approved by council

Plans to give Dorie Miller Park a facelift were announced at the Tuesday night Lewisburg city council meeting. Funds totaling $73,500 for the first phase of the project were approved at the meeting. Phase one will include the removal of the shelter situated at the intersection of Maple Street and Feamster Road, with the parking area also removed. Community More...

by Peggy MacKenzie | Published 3 weeks ago
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Mega Business pie-eating contest

With crowds cheering and taking pictures on their phones, a dozen plucky pie-eaters, big and small, did their very best to consume three pies in a race to win the pie-eating contest during last Thursday’s Mega More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Appalachian Power Volunteer Readers donate to libraries

Appalachian Power External Affairs Manager Ronn Robinson presents a $2,000 donation from the company’s volunteer readers to Rainelle Library Board members as part of Read to Me Day. Employees made a contribution More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Briefly

  AHMH November schedule The American Heritage Music Hall, Inc., 496 Island Park Road, Ronceverte has reopened. All music nights schedule: door opens at 6 p.m., music 7 to 10:30 p.m. Admission: Tuesdays: $7/each, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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FEMA focus shifts to long-term recovery, schools

Four months after President Obama’s disaster declaration on June 25, the emphasis has shifted in the 12 designated West Virginia counties. With the immediate needs of flood relief and assistance addressed following More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Flood victims in Rainelle and White Sulphur Springs to receive keys to new homes

Ten families ‘Home for Thanksgiving’ The outlook was bleak for families in Rainelle, White Sulphur Springs, and other communities in West Virginia after the devastating flooding in June 2016. Or, it was bleak More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Progressive CEOS express thanks

Betty Jo McNeel was hostess to ten members of the Progressive CEOS when they met for their November meeting at Lewisburg Methodist Church. Co-President Kitty Loudermilk welcomed everyone and gave a short meditation. More...

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November 19, 2016

Lewisburg Interfaith Fellowship an inclusive spiritual community, will meet on Saturday, Nov. 19, at 4 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, in the lower level off of Court Street. The group meets to share their spiritual More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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HospiceCare Love Light Tree honors loved ones

HospiceCare has found their Love Light Tree to be a comforting way for people to honor their loved ones who have fought or are currently fighting a terminal illness during the holiday season. This year, the Love More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 20th, 2016
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Christmas Tour and Tea to be held at The Cedars

Building on the success of last year’s event, which sold out, Steve and Kath Rose are again opening their wonderful home, The Cedars, for a Christmas Tour and Tea on Sunday, Dec. 4, starting at 1 p.m. A fundraiser More...