English as a Second Language: Class to be offered at GV Nazarene

As a ministry to local residents whose primary language is one other than English, Greenbrier Valley Church of the Nazarene is now offering weekly English as a Second Language (ESL) classes every Saturday at 10 a.m. at the church in Fairlea. Any person who would like to improve his or her English listening and speaking skills is invited to the class. More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Honor student Megan Lenherr announced at Hollins

Megan Lenherr, a senior sociology major at Hollins University, Roanoke, VA, has been named an Honor Student for the 2013 Fall Semester. To attain this distinction, students must earn at least a 3.5 average on a More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

WV Writers New Mountain Voices student writing competition writin

West Virginia Writers, Inc., continues to accept submissions for its annual free writing contest for grade 1-12, the New Mountain Voices Student Writing Contest. Submissions will be accepted through Mar. 15. (Entries More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 28th, 2014

Students from WVSOM present dental program to students at Ronceverte Elementary School

Front Row: Dr. Larry Davis (left), Stacey Mahady and Olga Lembersky; Back Row: Henry Makepeace (left), Cameron LeMasters, Jacob Lyon, Apoorva Maddi and Mike Liu. To provide experience in the preparation and presentation More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Greenbrier County Schools announces Pre-K and Kindergarten registration

Greenbrier County Schools (GCS) will host a variety of Pre-K and kindergarten registration dates and locations to better serve our families. Students currently enrolled in a GCS Pre-K program will be automatically More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 21st, 2014

2013-14 School Calendar adjusted

In an effort to make up instructional days lost to weather-related school cancellations, the Greenbrier County Board of Education approved the following adjustments to the 2013-2014 school calendar at the Feb. More...

Greenbrier Valley Campus Scholarship recipient
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 21st, 2014

New River announces scholarship recipients at Greenbrier Valley Campus

The New River Community and Technical College Foundation recently announced the students at the Greenbrier Valley Campus who received scholarships through the Foundation for the 2013-14 academic year. The students More...

College Goal Sunday winner 2014
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Greenbrier East student wins Kindle at College Goal Sunday

Dyllan Lewis, a student at Greenbrier East High School, was the winner of the Kindle given away at the College Goal Sunday event held Feb. 9, at the Greenbrier Valley Campus (GVC) of New River Community and Technical More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 21st, 2014

West Virginia State University President Emeritus Dr. Hazo W. Carter, Jr. passes away

West Virginia State University (WVSU) is saddened to learn of the passing of President Emeritus Dr. Hazo W. Carter, Jr. Dr. Carter served as President of WVSU for 25 years from 1987 through 2012 and was currently More...

History Bowl
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Schedule set for 5th Annual WV History Bowl competition

The dates are set for the 5th annual West Virginia History Bowl Competitions. Sponsored by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, all eighth grade history buffs are invited to showcase their knowledge More...