The Hub schedules after-prom pancake breakfast

The Hub at Montwell Park is offering Greenbrier East students an after-prom pancake breakfast. This inaugural after-prom event was developed to answer a community need to give Greenbrier East High School (GEHS) students a fun and relaxed environment in which to socialize and grab a bite to eat after the prom. Teen events, like this, help to encourage More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

GCS to apply for WV 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant

Greenbrier County Schools is developing a WV 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) grant application for submission to the West Virginia Department of Education. The intent of this federal grant program More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Wesleyan Summer Gifted Program taking enrollments now

The state’s only summer camp for gifted children is now open to rising 5th – 12th graders, giving this special population a chance to be challenged intellectually in a congenial atmosphere with their peers More...

Working together at the conclusion for the drug education program for the 2015-16 school year are: Front Row: Zackary Taylor (left), Kaylee Hensley, Cole Mattox and Alysha Hanna. Middle Row: Dayna Morgan (left), Carlos Kanafaney, Mary Page Nemcik, director of marketing for Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy and John Ferens, 7th grade health teacher.  Back Row: Andrew Cochran, 7th grade health teacher at EGMS (left), Jason Conaway, 7th grade principal at Eastern Greenbrier Middle School, Blaine Yates, Lillie King and program instructor Lt. Jeromy Dove with the Lewisburg Police Department.
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness program continues at EGMS

Working together at the conclusion for the drug education program for the 2015-16 school year are: Front Row: Zackary Taylor (left), Kaylee Hensley, Cole Mattox and Alysha Hanna. Middle Row: Dayna Morgan (left), More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 2nd, 2016

WVSOM offers summer program to educate students about drugs

The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) wants high school students to “Just Say KNOW to Drugs!” during its fourth annual summer program. The one-week pharmacology camp will take place from 8:30 More...

Jeff Bryant
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Jeff Bryant selected as Superintendent of Greenbrier County Schools

On Tuesday, Apr. 12, the Greenbrier County Board of Education unanimously approved Jeff Bryant as the new superintendent of Greenbrier County Schools. Bryant, currently head principal of Greenbrier East High School, More...

GCS Showcase of the Arts logo contest winner Katrielle Sanguancheep (center); Jody Wilbur (left), art teacher at Lewisburg Elementary School; and David Poticher, art teacher at Rainelle and Crichton Elementary schools and coordinator of the 2015-16 Showcase for the Arts.
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Logo design winner applauded

GCS Showcase of the Arts logo contest winner Katrielle Sanguancheep (center); Jody Wilbur (left), art teacher at Lewisburg Elementary School; and David Poticher, art teacher at Rainelle and Crichton Elementary schools More...

Crichton students with DARE instructor GCSD Cpl. Rick Honaker
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Crichton students complete DARE program

Crichton students with DARE instructor GCSD Cpl. Rick Honaker Crichton Elementary School fifth graders recently completed the DARE program in a 10-week course. The course was taught to them by Greenbrier County More...

On Apr. 9, the Greenbrier East FFA Livestock Judging Team competed at the West Virginia Beef Expo Stockmans’ Contest. There were over 370 individual contestants that made up more than 90 teams in the contest. Greenbrier East FFA team member Olivia McHale placed 8th overall individual. The team consisting of Olivia McHale (left), Kayelin Perry, Chole Dauwel and Andrew Vance placed 3rd overall team. Members of the team are pictured with the WV Beef Queen.
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 25th, 2016

GEHS FFA competes at WV Beef Expo Stockmans’ Contest

On Apr. 9, the Greenbrier East FFA Livestock Judging Team competed at the West Virginia Beef Expo Stockmans’ Contest. There were over 370 individual contestants that made up more than 90 teams in the contest. More...

Tony Thompson (left) and Nicole Dixon
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Students at Ronceverte Elementary raise money to help make ‘Someday Today’

Tony Thompson (left) and Nicole Dixon “Thanks to research, nearly 90 percent of children with acute leukemia are now cured,” said Tina Thompson, executive director of the Western PA/West Virginia chapter of More...