Tag archive for ‘John Manchester’
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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, May 9th, 2014

Phase II of Municipal Home Rule Program on Lewisburg’s agenda

By Peggy Mackenzie At the first of three planned hearings held Thursday, May 1, the City of Lewisburg is seeking inclusion in the phase II application process of the Municipal Home Rule Pilot Program open to 16 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 25th, 2014

PSD No.2 boundary extension on hold

A public hearing on the proposed Public Service District (PSD) No. 2 to extend the boundaries further into Greenbrier County is on hold for at least a couple of weeks. Questions raised at a hearing Tuesday evening More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 18th, 2014

Arbor Day celebrated in Lewisburg

The City of Lewisburg celebrated the West Virginia observance of Arbor Day on Apr. 11 with the planting of a Crab Apple tree at the Greenbrier County Public Library. The planting is in conjunction with the master More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 18th, 2014

Mayor signs Children’s Memorial Flag Day Proclamation

Present at the signing: Ann Weikle, CYAC (left); Lora Reynolds, CYAC; Lesley Toliver, CHS; Kim Reynolds, CHS; John Manchester, Mayor; Mary Carr, CHS; Amanda Thomas, CHS; Barbara Stone, CYAC; Tammie Smith, DHHR; More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, April 18th, 2014

Lewisburg news, updates & meetings

During the Tuesday evening council meeting Lewisburg Mayor John Manchester provided the council with an update on the latest legislation from state lawmakers in Charleston, spawned by the lack of oversight of above More...

Zombies from Miller’s Nightmare Haunted Farm earn their Polar Bear membership cards at the 2014 plunge. The event raised over $18,000 for the Child and Youth Advocacy Center.  Photo courtesy of Connie Manchester
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Polar Bear Plunge successful again this year

Zombies from Miller’s Nightmare Haunted Farm earn their Polar Bear membership cards at the 2014 plunge. The event raised over $18,000 for the Child and Youth Advocacy Center. Photo courtesy of Connie Manchester Over More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Job Creation Roundtable brings U.S. Senate candidate Natalie Tennant and Greenbrier County leaders together

Community and business leaders gathered at the Visitors Center in downtown Lewisburg on Wednesday to have a round table discussion with Secretary of State Natalie Tennant about job development in West Virginia. Tennant, More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Four Lewisburg residents honored at Governors’ Arts Awards Ceremony

In celebrating some of West Virginia’s best artists and art supporters, the 2014 Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony, held at the Culture Center in Charleston on Mar. 13, included the Arts in Education Award; the More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Cinema multiplex gets green light

The final hurdle has at last been cleared for the construction of a new movie theater multiplex in the Gateway Commons behind Lowe’s on North Jefferson Street. Lewisburg City Council approved both the preliminary More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, January 24th, 2014

Our water intake is currently a quarter of a mile downstream of the landfill

There is no escaping the importance of paying more attention to where our water comes from, especially after the recent chemical spill into the Elk River. Apparently, we currently intake our water downstream of More...