Gloria Lawrence earns Advanced Board Certification in Therapeutic Massage

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Gloria Lawrence (center), head of the Massage Therapy program at the Dabney S. Lancaster Community College Rockbridge Regional Center in Buena Vista, recently earned the designation of Advanced Board Certification in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork from the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). Making the presentation More...

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Shane Hanna (center) with Secondary Education Director Deborah White and Technology Director Vicky Cline
By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Shane Hanna honored as 2013 Greenbrier County Teacher of the Year

Shane Hanna (center) with Secondary Education Director Deborah White and Technology Director Vicky Cline Greenbrier East High School Instructor Shane Hanna was honored as the 2013 Greenbrier County Teacher of the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

New River Community and Technical College to offer Class A CDL Course in Summersville

The New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education will offer a four-week Class A CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) course in Summersville beginning Dec. 2. Local instructors skilled in More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Skills training on OB Hemorrhage at GVMC

Skills training is an important part of delivering quality care at healthcare facilities. Greenbrier Valley Medical Center (GVMC) recently hosted training on OB Hemorrhage funded by The Benedum Foundation and the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

New River offers EMT-M recertification class in Summersville

The New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education will offer a course for EMT-M recertification on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Workforce WV Building in Summersville. Lisa More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

West Virginia State University Alumnus to Deliver Keynote Address at Reading Association Annual Conference Nov. 21-22

Dr. Gary Phillips, a nationally known expert on education and a West Virginia State University (WVSU) alumnus, will discuss the “The Past and Future of Reading in America: The Big Picture” during his keynote More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

Interdisciplinary day brings student physicians and pharmacists together

On Nov. 8, the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) and the University of Charleston School of Pharmacy (UCSOP) collaborated on an interdisciplinary day of training held at the Clinical Evaluation More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

UVa-Wise and ASL sign preferential admission agreement

Graduates of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise who want to pursue a law degree from the Appalachian School of Law will get preferential admission after officials from both institutions signed an agreement More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

More essential oils classes coming to Summersville

New River Community and Technical College will offer two community education classes on Saturday, Nov. 30, on how to use essential oils as an alternative treatment for common aches, pains and illnesses. Essential More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

New River GVC nursing students conducting food drive for Quinwood Community Food Service

New River nursing students preparing for the food drive: Seated: Sarah Hawkins (left), Nikki White, Lisa Lafferty, Carol Evans, Johanna Walker and Amanda Morris; Standing: McKenzie Moya (left), Kim Clark, Ashley More...