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 for six weeks, and will be ongoing after the first session for further and more advanced skills. Among other techniques, students will More...

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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...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Greenbrier County Schools host three registration days for 2014-15 School Year

Greenbrier County Schools will host countywide three countywide registration days for new students (Pre-K through Grade 12) who have not yet enrolled for the 2014-15 school year, including students who have recently More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 30th, 2014

The Little Tree

1st Place 3rd-4th Grade: ‘The Little Tree’ by Abigail Herndon, Frankford Elementary, teacher Shawn Hill/Amber Workman By Abigail Herndon The fog was rising and the snow was falling. I was the first one awake, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Haley Cahill named to Chancellor’s List

Haley Cahill has been named to the Chancellor’s List at Appalachian State University for the 2014 spring semester. Students on the Chancellor’s list have attained a 3.85 or higher grade point average. During More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

The Big Egg

Kindergarten: ‘The Big Egg,  by Samuel Jones, Lewisburg Baptist Academy, teacher Connie Comer By Samuel Jones Once there was a very big egg. It had very big dots that were blue and yellow. The egg lived in its More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Do Unicorns Live in Fairy Tales?

Young writer story 1st-2nd Grade: ‘Do Unicorns Live in Fairy Tales?’ by Katelyn Heaster, Rupert Elementary, teacher Ann Foley By Katelyn Heaster One morning I awoke to find myself in a strange, new world. I More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

5th-6th Grade Young Writer winner: ‘A Family United’ by Hannah Cochran, Frankford Elementary, teacher, Amber Workman

A Family United By Hannah Cochran Have you or your family ever experienced or gone through a tough, emotional-filled battle? Well, I did. My grandpa was diagnosed last May with throat cancer and is still fighting More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Lewisburg conducting college student survey for Comprehensive Plan

The City of Lewisburg is currently in the process of developing a comprehensive plan. The purpose of a comprehensive plan is to identify issues and concerns of residents that are negatively affecting the quality More...