Tag archive for ‘Catholic Church’
By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Thomas Given

White Sulphur Springs-Thomas Given, 79, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, in Charlottesville, VA, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife, Drenda; sons, Kevin (wife Paula) and Eamon (wife Lisa); More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Thank you from citizens of White Sulphur Springs

Dear Editor: The City of White Sulphur Springs experienced a devastating flood on June 23, 2016. Many of our citizens were left without homes and eight residents of White Sulphur Springs lost their lives. We, The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Devotions, Mass set for historic Greenbrier church

The final First Saturday devotions and daily Mass at the Catholic Church of Mary Immaculate near Williamsburg, Greenbrier County, will be held Saturday, Oct. 1 at 10:30 a.m. with a covered dish luncheon afterwards. Located More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 30th, 2016


Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church is beginning the next phase of the flood recovery efforts in Greenbrier County. With residents getting ready to move back into their homes or move into new homes, the church More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Rosary recitation set for St. John’s Chapel in Sweet Springs

The Recitation of the Rosary will be held each Sunday during October at 5 p.m. in the historic St. John, the Evangelist, Catholic Church in Sweet Springs. Lead by members of the Alleghany Highlands Council 8689, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 26th, 2016

Monica E. Weaver

White Sulphur Springs-Monica E. Weaver, 74, died early Sunday morning, Aug. 21, 2016, at Greenbrier Medical Center in Fairlea. Born in South Charleston, on Mar. 27, 1942, she was a daughter of the late Clayton Eugene More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Special Mass set August 15 at WV’s oldest standing Catholic church

The “Mass of the Feast of the Assumption” will once again be celebrated in the historic St. John, the Evangelist, Catholic Church at the intersection of WV/VA 311 and WV 3 in the village of Sweet Springs, Monroe More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 22nd, 2016

Campfire sing set for July 27 in WSS

“We hope everyone in the area towns will come out Wednesday, July 27, and join us as we sing together traditional campfire songs and make s’mores and roast marshmallows,” Perk Berry said in announcing a free More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, July 8th, 2016

Disaster assistance, food and shelter offered county-wide to flood survivors

As the Mountain Messenger goes to press just two weeks after flash floods and a rising river devastated our towns and neighborhoods, many disaster relief organizations are operating and availing themselves to stricken More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, June 5th, 2016

Knights honor graduates, elect officers, receive awards

On Sunday evening, the Alleghany Highlands Council 8689 Knights of Columbus hosted area high school graduates from the Class of 2016 for their 32nd Graduation Dinner in the parish hall of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic More...