Tag archive for ‘Artist’
By David Esteppe On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Ribbon cutting ceremonies galore

  Display of jewelry at Svelte’s Corner Boutique on Edgar Avenue in Ronceverte   Three new businesses were christened on Edgar Avenue in Ronceverte on Tuesday. Members of Main Street Ronceverte More...

Winner of the raffle for Blumenstein sculpture.
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Winner of raffle for Blumenstein sculpture announced

Winner of the raffle, John Francis with Jim Cooper’s widow, Carolyn Komar Over the past few months, the Greenbrier Valley Bicycle Club has held a raffle for a sculpture donated by local artist Mark Blumenstein. Blumenstein More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Celebrate First Fridays after 5 in downtown Lewisburg April 4

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, Apr. 4! Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg – live music, art events and tasty treats – all free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Cooper More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Four Lewisburg residents honored at Governors’ Arts Awards Ceremony

In celebrating some of West Virginia’s best artists and art supporters, the 2014 Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony, held at the Culture Center in Charleston on Mar. 13, included the Arts in Education Award; the More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

26 students to compete in WV Poetry Out Loud Competition March 14-15

Twenty-six students from across West Virginia will recite poems by Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson and others during the 2014 state Poetry Out Loud competition set for Mar. 14-15 at the Culture Center More...

John Lilly
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Folk and country duo to appear at The Spring in Lewisburg

Award-winning songwriter and guitarist John Lilly and longtime singing partner Lorie Lichtenwalner will appear together at The Spring, 204 North Jefferson Street, Lewisburg, on Saturday, Mar. 15, beginning at 8 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

2014 WV Maple Syrup Festival upcoming

The Pickens Improvement and Historical Society is preparing for the 30th Annual West Virginia Maple Syrup Festival Mar. 15 and 16, in Pickens, deep in the hardwoods of Randolph County. The annual festival has become More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Eva McVey to host Benefit Concert

Eva McVey, 16, will hold a benefit concert to assist the youth at River of Life Church of God, in Alderson. The youth group is planning a trip in March to attend Winterfest, which is a youth conference in Knoxville, More...

Super Sunday Party and Fundraiser
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 14th, 2014

Ronceverte Development Corporation’s Main Street program hosts 3rd Annual Super Sunday Party & Fundraiser

On Feb. 2nd, the Ronceverte Development Corporation and its Main Street program hosted the Third Annual Super Sunday Party and Fundraiser at the Clifford Recreation and Community Center (Clifford Armory) in Ronceverte. The More...

Greenbrier Valley Bicycle Club
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 31st, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Bicycle Club holding raffle to kick off fundraiser

The Greenbrier Valley Bicycle Club (GVBC) and the local community lost a good friend in Jim Cooper in 2012. Special one-of-a-kind art piece created by Mark Blumenstein on display at Hill and Holler Bicycle Works More...