Neighbors Helping Neighbors

There are simple things we all need for a good life: basic needs like food and shelter; quality education that leads to a stable job; income that supports a family through retirement, and of course, good health. These are the building blocks for a good life. Lose any one of these and the rest can tumble away. The United Way of the Greenbrier Valley More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

GEHS golf team wins WV Golf Association Lewisburg Elks High School Challenge

The GEHS Golf team finished first when they played against 12 other school teams for the WV Association High School Challenge held at the Lewisburg Elk’s Club in Lewisburg on Tuesday, Aug. 5. Four man teams played More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

Ronceverte leaps into new era of communications technology

In an increasingly fast-paced world, where celebrity marriages last less than a month and YouTube sensations become international superstars, the next big change is never more than a day away . But while some changes More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

Mullican Flooring to be featured in additional episodes of A&E’s ‘Flipping Boston’

Mullican Flooring, a leading manufacturer of quality hardwood floors, has provided hardwood flooring for two additional episodes of “Flipping Boston,” a television series on the A&E channel. The first episode, More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Study approved for Island Park Restoration Project

What started a year ago as a grant proposal for another project, became a solution for a never-to-be-developed section of Ronceverte’s Island Park which, as described by Doug Hylton, had a mosquito problem and More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Two Ronceverte men appear in federal court in Beckley

United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced last Thursday that two Ronceverte men appeared in federal court in Beckley before the Honorable Irene C. Berger. Jeffrey S. Walton, 48, was sentenced to 10 months in More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 8th, 2014

GCC looking forward to return of $1 million

The long-standing civil action between the Greenbrier County Commission and the New River College “is not about a pool anymore,” said Commissioner Mike McClung, “It’s about a million dollars.” At the More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 8th, 2014

‘What can I do with my model aircraft?’

A trending fad in wedding planning has couples choosing to get a birds-eye view of their wedding with a remote-controlled device or UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle). A powerful driver of the new fad for flying drones More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 8th, 2014

The Irish Pub – ‘as authentically New Orleans as you can get’

  The Irish Pub is “…nothing less than a slice of New Orleans planted in the middle of a West Virginia city.” That’s how John De Shazier, senior writer for the Saints website, described the unexpected More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

2014 Farming Heritage winner announced

The State Fair of West Virginia and the West Virginia Farm Bureau are pleased to present the ninth annual Farming Heritage Award to Charles Hunter and his family from Morgantown. Since 1927, six generations have More...