Tag archive for ‘John Manchester’
Lewisburg ARBOR DAY goes wi cutline
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...

Mayor John Manchester proclaims Lewisburg’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Week in the presence of Martin Luther King Day Celebration planners and supporters. Shown standing behind the Mayor are Pam Marcus (left), Jenna Cucco, Steve Rutledge, Susanna Robinson-Kenga, Larry Davis, Ellen Broudy, Rev. Kathie Holland, Jennifer Wykle and Danny Seams.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 10th, 2014

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Week in Lewisburg proclaimed

 At a recent Lewisburg City Hall ceremony, Mayor John Manchester proclaimed that Jan. 13-20 will be Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Week in Lewisburg. Mayor John Manchester proclaims Lewisburg’s Martin Luther King, More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, January 10th, 2014

River City sewer rates and regs approved

Ronceverte’s Ordinance 2013-05 governing sanitary sewer service rates to all customers had its second reading and public hearing Monday evening at the council meeting. Mayor David Smith heard two customers remarks More...