Tag archive for ‘Artist’
By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Tamarack’s upcoming events

When fall swings into high gear in West Virginia; Tamarack’s schedule also turns especially colorful. According to Events Director Kelly Elkins, September and October are especially hectic with holiday preparations More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Celebrate First Fridays after 5 in Downtown Lewisburg – October 3

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, Oct. 3. Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg … live music, art events and tasty treats … all free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Washington More...

Bike racks as functional art beautify the new sidewalk in front of the CVB
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Instilling the seeds of Functional Art in Lewisburg

Bike racks as functional art beautify the new sidewalk in front of the CVB   Mark Blumenstein and some of his unconventional metal art pieces By Peggy Mackenzie Somewhere on a hillside above Alderson, artist More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Wine, Beer, Music & Food Festival kicks off fall season

On Saturday, Sept. 20, New Language Art will host their 3rd Annual Wine, Beer, Food and Art Festival from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Old Sulphur Springs Resort, Union. Salt Sulphur Springs Historic District is a national More...

Morphoses / The Wheeldon Company
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Garth Newel Music Center’s Summer Season continues this weekend

Garth Newel Music Center’s Summer Season continues with concerts on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 5 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 24 at 3 p.m. Morphoses / The Wheeldon Company Saturday afternoon’s activities begin at 4 p.m. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Baber files for US Senate; Vows to speak for common people with common sense

Dr. Bob Henry Baber has been nominated by the Mountain Party to run for the United States Senate and filed candidacy papers at the Secretary of State’s Office on Friday, Aug. 1. “I am honored to have the opportunity More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Scam artist arrested twice on same charges

A scam artist who was recently released from jail is behind bars once again on the same charges. Billie Jo Gwinn, 41, of Rainelle, is currently being held at the Southern Regional Jail on two separate bonds, totaling More...

Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Music Festival Lewisburg’s hottest new summer event

Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello) Celebrating artists who embody American roots music styles, including country, roots – rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B and blues, the First Annual Lewisburg More...

obit.Linda Carol Bartgis Walkup
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 20th, 2014

Linda Carol Bartgis Walkup

Asbury-Linda Carol Bartgis Walkup, 69, passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley, following a long battle with cancer. Born Sept. 17, 1944, in Hinton, she was the daughter of the late More...

Joshua Thomas, of Greenworks Recycling, has leased a plot and filled it with peppers, squash, cucumbers, strawberries and tomatoes.
By David Esteppe On Friday, May 30th, 2014

Community garden comes to fruition

Joshua Thomas, of Greenworks Recycling, has leased a plot and filled it with peppers, squash, cucumbers, strawberries and tomatoes. The Ronceverte Community Garden will have their grand opening reception on Saturday, More...