Tag archive for ‘Entertainment’
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 15th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright Admit it—they’re dated. When you see a stack of VHS tapes sitting around somewhere, perhaps in a secondhand store, passed over and gathering dust, what impression do they create in your mind? Without More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Greenbrier Historical Society hosts Stellar Evening fundraiser

Come celebrate 50 years with us at the Greenbrier Historical Society’s 13th Annual Stellar Evening on Dec. 7, from 7 to 10 p.m.! The season’s first holiday party will begin at 7 p.m. with drinks and hors d’oeuvres More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 1st, 2013

Commentary: Tennant calls for closure of ‘Miner’s Revenge’ Halloween attraction at King’s Dominion Amusement Park

Natalie Tennant, candidate for the U.S. Senate in West Virginia, this week called on King’s Dominion Amusement Park in Doswell, VA, to close the “Miner’s Revenge” Halloween attraction. “I am More...

first fridays
By Mountain Messenger On Saturday, October 26th, 2013

First Fridays after 5 in Downtown Lewisburg – November 1

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five! The next First Fridays after Five takes place from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1, and as always, is free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Carnegie More...

By Mountain Messenger On Saturday, October 19th, 2013

Larry Keel & Natural Bridge bring their innovate, flatpicking Bluegrass style at Pocahontas County Opera House November 2

Larry Keel is described by some reviewers as the most powerful, innovative and all-out exhilarating acoustic flat-picking guitarist performing today. Keel has absorbed the best lessons from his Bluegrass family More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 4th, 2013

State Fair of West Virginia wraps up ‘successful year’

While the 2013 State Fair will be remembered as a very wet fair, many successes were achieved during the 89th Annual event. Chief Executive Officer, Marlene Jolliffe stated, “Obviously five days of rain is More...

Former chef at The Greenbrier, Rich Rosendale is now one of TV’s newest celebrity chefs. Rosendale, shown at left on the set with the host of “Recipe Rehab,” Evette Rios, at the studios in Calabasas, CA. The Saturday morning show will begin airing Sept. 28 on CBS. (AP Photo/ Trium Entertainment, Venessa Stump)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Rich Rosendale – TV’s newest celebrity chef

Former chef at The Greenbrier, Rich Rosendale is now one of TV’s newest celebrity chefs. Rosendale, shown at left on the set with the host of “Recipe Rehab,” Evette Rios, at the studios in Calabasas, CA. The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Wright to the Point

By Jonathan Wright The proliferation of mounted television sets in restaurants is some cause for concern. Television sets in restaurants? You’ve seen them. Just a few years ago it was virtually unheard of to find More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

2013 Frankford Autumnfest today!

Frankford Autumnfest activities on Saturday, Sept. 28 begin with a pancake breakfast at the Frankford Presbyterian Church from 7-10 a.m. The parade gets started with registration from 8-9:30 a.m. on Bailey’s field, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Masonic Theatre Presents Alleghany Highlands Heritage Day, a Celebration of the Cultures

On Saturday, Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., a special event will take place in the Alleghany Highlands. Alleghany Highlands Heritage Day, a celebration of the cultures that settled the Alleghany Highlands will feature More...