New River CTC School of Practical Nursing holds eleventh pinning ceremony

Greenbrier Valley Cohort: McKenzie Moya (left), Katelyn Sparks, Jessica Crane, Dorothea Wickline, Delilah Smith, Valorie Quick, Kim Clark, Ashley Griffith, Jessica “Nikki” White, Amanda Delany and Richelda Stout (Not pictured: Lisa Lafferty)

The Eleventh Annual Pinning Ceremony of the New River Community and Technical College School of Practical Nursing was held on July 19 at the Summersville Arena and Conference Center in Summersville. Thirty-seven graduates received pins for completing the nursing program. Greenbrier Valley Cohort: McKenzie Moya (left), Katelyn Sparks, Jessica Crane, More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

Ronceverte student receives Kroger scholarship award

Emily Meadows of Ronceverte has been named a 2014 Kroger Scholar and will receive $1,000 to assist with educational expenses for the upcoming year. Meadows is the daughter of James Meadows, a Kroger associate in More...

David Yarid Memorial Scholarship recipient Tori Pierce (left) received her award from Dina Buly, GEHS Senior Class Counselor
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Greenbrier County Schools Foundation awards David Yarid Memorial Scholarship to Tori Pierce

David Yarid Memorial Scholarship recipient Tori Pierce (left) received her award from Dina Buly, GEHS Senior Class Counselor The David Yarid Memorial Scholarship, administered by the Greenbrier County Schools Foundation, More...

Jessica Daniels and Dr. Peter Gannett
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Lewisburg resident honored at WVU School of Pharmacy ceremony

Jessica Daniels of Lewisburg was recognized at the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy Scholarships and Awards Convocation held this spring. Daniels was the recipient of the Gallagher Pharmacy Scholarship, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

August 8 last day to register for fall classes at New River CTC

Fall semester classes at New River Community and Technical College will begin on Aug. 18, and prospective students are reminded that Aug. 8 is the last day to register. All fees must be paid by that date. Anyone More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Preparation courses available for 2015 DSLCC Practical Nursing Program applicants

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College invites individuals who wish to enter the Practical Nursing Program to complete required skills assessments now. Program Head Penny Fauber encourages applicants to take the More...

Crystal Yates (left) and Stephanie Baldwin (right) pictured with New River Community and Technical College Cosmetology Program Director Lisa Carter
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

New River CTC Cosmetology graduates follow different paths to new career

One thought she wanted to be a school teacher. The other was a nail technician who always wanted to do hair. Last May, Crystal Yates of Ronceverte and Stephanie Baldwin of Clintonville were members of the first More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Stained glass classes at Fine Arts Center

Stained Glass classes are back at the Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley! Starting Monday, July 14, two classes will meet for beginner stained glass, your choice of 4-6 p.m. or 7-9 p.m. The classes will continue More...

Roll of Honor: Seated: Shirl Montgomery (left), Lucie T. Refsland, Betty McVey Shields and Richard E. “Dick” Ford, Sr.; Standing: Linda Kidd Rodgers (left), William F. Dixon, Janet Hoover Johnson, Martha L. Workman, Mary Lou Tuckwiller and H.R. McVey
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

Fifteen added to ‘Roll of Honor’ at Greenbrier Youth Camp

Observing the 60th anniversary of overnight camping at the Greenbrier Youth Camp at Anthony, the first Board of Trustees Honor Luncheon was held June 22 in the dining room of the Camp. Fifteen supporters of the More...

Mr. Dick’s and Mrs. Hancock’s 7th grade science classes planting 
dogwood trees
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 20th, 2014

‘Know Your Watersheds’ class completed at Eastern Greenbrier Middle School

Mr. Dick’s and Mrs. Hancock’s 7th grade science classes plantingdogwood trees Friends of the Lower Greenbrier River (FOLGR) has completed the Know Your Watersheds Program. Eastern Greenbrier Middle School’s More...