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 the spring semester, Cahill served as Vice President of ASU’s branch of the online magazine, Her Campus, and held two leadership positions More...

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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...

Children gathered around Chris Hicks (in no particular order): Clayton Patton, James Griffith, Micah Lane, Felice Soreta, Colton Caruthers, Aaron Rodes, Emily Plybon, Ruby Hatcher, and Grant Proctor
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Music program at Old Stone Preschool

Children gathered around Chris Hicks (in no particular order): Clayton Patton, James Griffith, Micah Lane, Felice Soreta, Colton Caruthers, Aaron Rodes, Emily Plybon, Ruby Hatcher, and Grant Proctor The three and More...

Leslie Simms at the Governor’s Office, where she was honored as a member of the All-West Virginia Academic Team at a ceremony in April.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

New River CTC student to attend Envision Global Forum in Australia

Leslie Simms is going places. The New River Community and Technical College Social Services student has had an exceptional year, maintaining a perfect 4.0 grade point average and traveling to Charleston in April More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Dabney S Lancaster Community College Graduation held May 13

Local students who graduated May 13 from Dabney S. Lancaster Community College were: Jordan Duane Sheets, Associate of Applied Science, Nursing, Auto; Tara Nicole Brammer, Associate of Applied Science, Nursing, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

New River CTC brings back ABC’s of Starting a Business class

The New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education is bringing back its popular ABC’s of Starting a Business class on Tuesday, May 20. The class will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

Voice from Greenbrier Co. Board of Education

By Stephen H. Baldwin Only one group of people in Greenbrier County is happier than parents and teachers that winter’s grip ended – bus drivers. They serve in a thankless job fill with diverse challenges. More...