Tag archive for ‘Artist’
MLK March Photo 2
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Fiery presentations warm hearts of cold marchers on MLK Day

By Sarah Mansheim Frigid temperatures did not stop marchers from gathering in downtown Lewisburg to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. The crowd was a bit thinner than usual, thanks to the cold, but around More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Mountain Stage’s Larry Groce to kick off WVSU Creators Program spring lineup

West Virginia State University (WVSU) will kick-off the spring session of its Creators Program workshop series with a free Creators Talk by Larry Groce, host of National Public Radio’s (NPR) “Mountain Stage,” More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Joanne Johnson Frazier

Union-Joanne Johnson Frazier, 84, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, at Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg, after a brief illness. Joanne was preceded in death by her two sons, Eric J. Frazier and James C. Frazier; brother, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 1st, 2016

Area scholars graduate from Concord University

Concord University held its 17th Annual Fall Commencement on Saturday, Dec. 12, in the Leslie R. and Ruby Webb Carter Center. Graduate and undergraduate candidates meeting requirements for graduation in December More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Alive! @ The Lewis returns this Sunday, December 20

On Sunday, Dec. 20, at The Lewis Theatre, Trillium’s Alive! @ The Lewis is returning with another collection of community talent performances starting at 2 p.m.! Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for full-time students More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 4th, 2015

West Virginia Juried Exhibit 2015 winners announced

Artists from Huntington, Morgantown and Wheeling won the top prizes in the West Virginia Division of Culture and History’s 19th West Virginia Juried Exhibition, which opened Sunday, Nov. 8, at TAMARACK: The Best More...

Instruments made from reused materials take on new life on Carnegie Hall’s stage during four days of Spotlight on Schools presentations with Bash the Trash. An estimated 2,200 Greenbrier County students in grade K-5 participated in this science-based environmental arts education program.
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Greenbrier County students Bash the Trash at Carnegie Hall

Greenbrier County students in grade K-5 traveled to Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg Nov. 2-6 to explore the three S’s (Science, Sound & Sustainability) along with the three R’s (Reduce, Reuse & Recycle). More...

Brady Mickey on a recent break from cancer treatments. A fundraiser, including a silent auction and live entertainment, is being held at the Irish Pub in Lewisburg on Dec. 5, from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. (Photo credit: Mike Wyatt)
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 29th, 2015

Silent auction to benefit Brady Mickey

Brady Mickey on a recent break from cancer treatments. A fundraiser, including a silent auction and live entertainment, is being held at the Irish Pub in Lewisburg on Dec. 5, from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. (Photo credit: More...

Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center welcomes Artist Diane Mitchell
An adorable pig with winsome eyes and a lonely truck are two of the watercolor images created by Diane Mitchell.  She is the latest artist to be featured in the Art in the Valley exhibit at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center. Meet Diane when “Color Obsessed” opens at First Fridays after Five on Nov. 6. 
Strum Sum Band will provide musical entertainment and HospiceCare will have tickets available for their annual “Toast to Hospice” event. 
For more information about the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center activities, please contact Kristi Godby, Media Relations Manager, at kgodby@greenbrierwv.com or call 304-645-1000.
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, November 9th, 2015

Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center welcomes Artist Diane Mitchell

An adorable pig with winsome eyes and a lonely truck are two of the watercolor images created by Diane Mitchell. She is the latest artist to be featured in the Art in the Valley exhibit at the Greenbrier Valley More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Monday, November 9th, 2015

Art exhibits at Carnegie Hall

On display at Carnegie Hall through Dec. 31 are photographs by Pamela Withrow in the Auditorium Gallery, paintings by Mary Hurst in the Old Stone Room, and works by Agnes Carbrey and Ryan Russell in the Museum Gallery. Pamela More...