Second grader Alanis McClary receives Honorable Mention in Young Writer’s Contest

Alanis McClary

Alanis McClary, a second grade student of Deborah W. Johnson at Ronceverte Elementary School, received Honorable Mention in the Greenbrier County, West Virginia Young Writers Contest held recently throughout the county’s schools. Alanis’s story is titled “Rose is Lost.” Alanis McClary The contest is conducted annually to encourage students throughout More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 18th, 2014

Commercial electricity course offered this summer at DSLCC

“Fundamentals of Commercial Electricity” is a new 3-credit course offered this summer on the Clifton Forge campus of Dabney S. Lancaster Community College. Daryl Burkholder is the instructor. “This course More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 11th, 2014

Concord University’s Beckley location asking community to help ‘Stuff the Bus’ again in 2014

Concord University’s Beckley campus is issuing the challenge to help them “Stuff the Bus” again this year. In 2013, the campaign collected a bus load of school supplies for children in southern West Virginia More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 11th, 2014

Basic Computer class offered by New River CTC in Lewisburg

The New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education is offering a four-session Computer Basics class at the Greenbrier Valley Campus in Lewisburg. The class will meet Apr. 15, 17, 22 and More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, April 6th, 2014

Field Ecology Summer Governor’s School gears up for 30th summer with new schedule

Recruitment activities are underway for the 2014 Field Ecology Summer Regional Governor’s School to be held in two separate sessions this summer at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College in Clifton Forge, VA. Applications More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Career and Employment Expo set for April 10 at West Virginia State

West Virginia State University (WVSU) will host its annual Career and Employment Expo on Thursday, Apr. 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Wilson University Union in Institute. The event is free and open to all job More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Intermediate Quilting Workshop begins April 1 at New River CTC Greenbrier Valley Campus

New River Community and Technical College will offer a six-week Intermediate Quilting Workshop beginning Apr. 1. The workshop will be held on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Lee Street Complex (former More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

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 More...

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...