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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 will still be accepted Mar. 16-31, but they will require a $1 per entry late fee). The contest is free to enter and offers $575 in prizes More...

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WVSOM
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...

Dr. Hazo W. Carter, Jr
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...

New River Community and Technical College
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

New River Community and Technical College pursues purchase of former Community Bank building in Princeton

For New River Community and Technical College, the search for permanent campus location in Mercer County has been long and at times frustrating, but a new home may be within reach. New River Community and Technical More...

Bluefield College students take part in MLK
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 31st, 2014

Bluefield College students take part in MLK National Day of Service

Service: it’s a way of life at Bluefield College, a time-honored core value, a part of the school’s mission statement, and integrated heavily into students’ overall academic experience. Bluefield College students More...