Tag archive for ‘Entertainment’
A typical Freshwater Folk Festival scene
By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Freshwater Folk Festival to make a splash in White Sulphur Springs

On Saturday, Oct. 4, folks of all ages will be heading for the Tenth Annual Freshwater Folk Festival on the grounds of the National Fish Hatchery in White Sulphur Springs. The fun begins at 10 a.m. and lasts until 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...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Upcoming exhibit includes photos related to African American religious traditions

Enslaved Africans transported to the New World beginning in the 15th century brought with them a wide range of local religious beliefs and practices.   In a world turned upside down, these slaves clung to some More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market continues free series of entertainment and educational talks

The Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market in Lewisburg is continuing its free series of  entertainment and educational talks through the fall. This Saturday, Aug. 30: The Lewis Kids present an eclectic mix of old time, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Local residents elected delegates to 131st Annual Angus Meeting

Byron Tuckwiller, Trish Tuckwiller and John Oliver Irons, all of Lewisburg, have been elected as delegates to the 131th Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates, Nov. 6 at the KCI Expo Center in More...

Earl C. Clay, Sr., Principal of former Bolling High and Elementary Schoo bwl
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Education for African Americans: The struggle to attend school

Earl Charles Clay, principal of Bolling High School. Bolling became a full 12 grade high school under Earl Clay in 1935.   There is an old joke, likely in all cultures and times, about the older folks trying More...

Springhouse Entertainers
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

Greenbrier performers to entertain at Library

The Greenbrier County Public Library invites the public to enjoy the elegance of The Springhouse Entertainers from The Greenbrier, as well as summer-style refreshments at a free event celebrating the conclusion More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

Ronceverte leaps into new era of communications technology

In an increasingly fast-paced world, where celebrity marriages last less than a month and YouTube sensations become international superstars, the next big change is never more than a day away . But while some changes More...

By David Esteppe On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

It takes a village

The Children’s Home Society (CHS) will host its 10th Annual Make It Right for Kids Auction at the Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Center on Friday, Aug. 22. The event will be hosted by Lewisburg Mayor More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Lewisburg Literary Festival set for August 1 & 2

Bestselling Author Garth Stein of ‘The Art of Racing in the Rain’ to headline Lewisburg Literary Festival The Lewisburg Literary Festival is pleased to invite you to join author Garth Stein, author of the New More...