Tag archive for ‘John Manchester’
By admin On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Lewisburg city council closes out the year

By Peggy Mackenzie During the Lewisburg city council meeting on Tuesday, Mayor John Manchester announced the names proposed for approval by council for reappointment to the Lewisburg Board of Zoning Appeals. Tia More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Lewisburg Christmas Parade winners announced

The city of Lewisburg congratulates the winning entries in the Dec. 6 Lewisburg Christmas Parade. First place trophies were awarded to the following: Revanna Preston for best band; Jessica Workman for best equestrian; More...

Harmony Ridge presents a shining example of the Old Fashioned Christmas window dressing in Lewisburg’s downtown area. Judging for the window decorating contest is set for Friday, Nov. 21. (Photo by Shannon Beatty)
By admin On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Lewisburg spruces up for holiday season

Harmony Ridge presents a shining example of the Old Fashioned Christmas window dressing in Lewisburg’s downtown area. Judging for the window decorating contest is set for Friday, Nov. 21. (Photo by Shannon Beatty)     Mayor More...

By admin On Monday, October 27th, 2014

The Alliance commends Lewisburg Mayor Manchester for declaring October ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’

  The Alliance for Aviation Across America has commended Lewisburg Mayor John Manchester for proclaiming October “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In West Virginia, general aviation contributes $616 More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Community leaders show support for Women on Wellness (WOW) Retreat

On Oct. 3, the Greenbrier Women on Wellness (WOW) Community partnership met with community, government and businesses leaders at the Rainelle Medical Center. The goal of the meeting was to discuss why the delivery More...

By admin On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Lewisburg receives Special Recognition in AIB awards program

Recognition in AIB awards program By Peggy Mackenzie The Lewisburg City Council was presented with a slide review of America in Bloom (AIB) judges’ visit last summer by Recording Officer Shannon Beatty at the More...

One of Connie Manchester’s award-winning photo submissions to America in Bloom’s photography contest depicts a familiar Lewisburg streetscape “worth a thousand words”
By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Local photographer wins national photo contest

By Peggy Mackenzie Connie Manchester of Lewisburg was one of three winners in America in Bloom’s “How Does Your Town Measure Up Against America’s Prettiest” photo contest which celebrates beauty in American More...

Pictured at the community meeting at Rainelle Medical Center: April Vestal, WVU Institute for Community & Rural Health (left); Tammy Jordan, Fruits of Labor Inc.; Paula McCoy, Greenbrier County Schools; Christian Giggenbach, candidate for Greenbrier County Commission; Betty Critch, WVU National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health; Andy Pendleton, Mayor of Rainelle; Kay Davis, WVU Extension; Vanessa Bailey, New River Community and Technical College; Katie O’Connor, WVU National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health; and Amanda Strader, The Greenbrier.
By admin On Friday, October 17th, 2014

Community leaders show support for Women on Wellness (WOW) Retreat

On Oct. 3, the Greenbrier Women on Wellness (WOW) Community partnership met with community, government and businesses leaders at the Rainelle Medical Center. The goal of the meeting was to discuss why the delivery More...

By admin On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Lewisburg loses Home Rule bid

By Peggy Mackenzie The West Virginia Municipal Home Rule Board announced Monday that of the 22 cities with applications for West Virginia’s Home Rule Pilot Program, 16 were picked to participate. The Home Rule More...

By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

TEDxLewisburg: The Future… Not What it Used to Be

By Peggy Mackenzie The TEDxLewisburg event held last Friday at the Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) was a successful, thought-provoking presentation brimming with dynamic speakers, many of whom are local talent. What More...