Tag archive for ‘Joe Manchin’
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 25th, 2016

WV Rivers Coalition praises Senate permanent reauthorization of Land and Water Conservation Fund

With the approval of the Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015, the Senate voted to permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund, or LWCF, which uses royalties from off-shore oil and gas leases More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 25th, 2016

New River CTC students participate in legislative events

New River Community and Technical College allied health instructor Vanessa Bailey recently led groups of students to the West Virginia Capitol, providing an opportunity to network with the state’s leading decision More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 28th, 2016

Manchin endorses Justice for Governor

On Wednesday, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin endorsed Jim Justice for governor. The Senator stressed Jim’s record of putting people back to work and his vision for the future of West Virginia. Jim Justice leads in all More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 7th, 2016

Author of Civil War novel makes tourism presentation on Capitol Hill

By Peggy Mackenzie Joe B. Roles, author of “Mary Jane’s War,” outlined the benefits of publicity and film-induced tourism in a presentation on Capitol Hill on Feb. 3 as a profitable, non-polluting industry More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 15th, 2016

Manchin, Capito announce more than $1.8 Million for WV Head Start programs

U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) have announced a total of $1,838,642 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources (HHS) Administration for Children and Families (ACF) for More...

Judge David M. Sanders
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Judge Sanders announces candidacy

Family Court Judge David M. Sanders announces his candidacy for re-election to the position of Family Court Judge of the 15th Circuit, which is comprised of Greenbrier and Monroe counties. Judge Sanders has served 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...

The Dueling Fiddlers
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 28th, 2015

Lewisburg band to play halftime show for NFL team Arizona Cardinals

Lewisburg band to play halftime show for NFL team Arizona Cardinals The Dueling Fiddlers, a Lewisburg band, will play the halftime show of the Arizona Cardinals’ Dec. 27 game against the Green Bay Packers. The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 18th, 2015

Contract awarded for new Greenbrier County VA Clinic

Beckley Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center has announced the award of the lease contract for the new location of the Greenbrier County VA Clinic. The 4,800-square-foot clinic will be at 228 Shamrock Lane, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 4th, 2015

Manchin secures temporary VA Clinic in Greenbrier County

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) announced Tuesday that a temporary VA health clinic will open in Greenbrier County by the end of this month, according to an email notification from the Beckley VA Medical Center. More...