Tag archive for ‘John Manchester’
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...

2013 TEDxLewisburg Speakers
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

TEDxLewisburg brings ideas worth sharing

On Sept. 26, TEDxLewisburg will bring 11 dynamic speakers from the Greenbrier Valley and beyond to the Greenbrier Valley Theatre for an afternoon of thoroughly enjoyable, thought-provoking talks. The theme for More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Mayor shares news of town’s award winning efforts

The City of Lewisburg has received recognition of its efforts in community redevelopment in regards to the Montwell Park project. As reported in the West Virginia Daily News, Mayor John Manchester ended his term More...

A tanker truck carrying 7,800 gallons of diesel overturned and burned on the bridge at the intersection of Rt. 250/92/28 at Bartow in Pocahontas County Tuesday afternoon (Photo courtesy of Jonah Bauserman)
By Peggy MacKenzie On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Quick response by cleanup crews contain diesel spill in Greenbrier River

A tanker truck carrying 7,800 gallons of diesel overturned and burned on the bridge at the intersection of Rt. 250/92/28 at Bartow in Pocahontas County Tuesday afternoon (Photo courtesy of Jonah Bauserman) WV DEP More...

Front Porch Ribbon Cutting
By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Front Porch Ribbon Cutting

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce recently held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for The Front Porch, a unique and eclectic retail shop located on 219 E. Washington Street in downtown Lewisburg. The business 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 Jonathan Collins On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Where we are on new water pump station

Residents near the proposed riverside location of the new water pump station along the Greenbrier River Trail in Lewisburg are asking for clarification of the forethought being put into the value of the project, More...