Tag archive for ‘Artist’
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...

An artist’s rendition of the entryway from Hwy. 219 through the small park and onto the school’s grounds at the front of the main doors. (Hwy. 219 is shown at the top of the rendering.)
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, May 30th, 2014

WVSOM confirms three project developments

An artist’s rendition of the entryway from Hwy. 219 through the small park and onto the school’s grounds at the front of the main doors. (Hwy. 219 is shown at the top of the rendering.) The West Virginia Osteopathic More...

Daybreak
By David Esteppe On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Red moves artist to make art auction donation

The painting “Daybreak,” by Jeanne Brenneman, will be available via auction at the GVT on July 12 Artist Jeanne Brenneman, a Lewisburg Rotarian, recently attended the Greenbrier Valley Theatre production Red More...

Kathleen Holder in studio (Photos courtesy Kathleen Holder)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Prepare for Red with powerful pastel prints

Kathleen Holder in studio (Photos courtesy Kathleen Holder) Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) will present an exhibit of selected prints by world-renowned artist Kathleen Holder. Holder’s exhibit is free and open More...

René Marie
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

I Wanna Be Evil: Vocalist René Marie jazzes up Garth Newel Music Center

René Marie Jazz Vocalist René Marie returns to Garth Newel Music Center for one evening only – Saturday, May 10 – bringing her hot band, songs from her recently released album I Wanna Be Evil (With More...

The five day long FloydFest starts July 23rd!
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

FloydFest celebrates 13th year with ‘Revolutionary’ lineup and streamlined logistics

The five day long FloydFest starts July 23rd! Since its inception, FloydFest, the summer outdoor music festival near Floyd, VA, has celebrated its status as a truly unique, fiercely independent festival experience More...

Jack Cirillo as Mark Rothko and Nick Reynolds as his assistant Ken (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

GVT explores artist’s conflict in ‘Red’

Jack Cirillo as Mark Rothko and Nick Reynolds as his assistant Ken (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre) Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) will present “Red” by John Logan, a play that explores the process More...