Tag archive for ‘New River’
Greenbrier Valley Cohort: McKenzie Moya (left), Katelyn Sparks, Jessica Crane, Dorothea Wickline, Delilah Smith, Valorie Quick, Kim Clark, Ashley Griffith, Jessica “Nikki” White, Amanda Delany and Richelda Stout (Not pictured: Lisa Lafferty)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

New River CTC School of Practical Nursing holds eleventh pinning ceremony

The Eleventh Annual Pinning Ceremony of the New River Community and Technical College School of Practical Nursing was held on July 19 at the Summersville Arena and Conference Center in Summersville. Thirty-seven More...

The-Law
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 8th, 2014

GCC looking forward to return of $1 million

The long-standing civil action between the Greenbrier County Commission and the New River College “is not about a pool anymore,” said Commissioner Mike McClung, “It’s about a million dollars.” At the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

The Battle of Dry Creek to be re-enacted at Greenbrier State Forest August 15-17

The annual Civil War re-enactment of the Battle of Dry Creek will be held at the Greenbrier State Forest on Aug. 15-17. The re-enactment will commemorate the Battle of Dry Creek on Aug. 26-27, 1863, which occurred More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

August 8 last day to register for fall classes at New River CTC

Fall semester classes at New River Community and Technical College will begin on Aug. 18, and prospective students are reminded that Aug. 8 is the last day to register. All fees must be paid by that date. Anyone More...

By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Free online course provides info on pipelines

Dear Editor: Greetings from FERC-101 the center of understanding 42” pipeline construction and operation at ferc101-blogspot.com. Our free online course is continually updated with government and industry facts More...

Crystal Yates (left) and Stephanie Baldwin (right) pictured with New River Community and Technical College Cosmetology Program Director Lisa Carter
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

New River CTC Cosmetology graduates follow different paths to new career

One thought she wanted to be a school teacher. The other was a nail technician who always wanted to do hair. Last May, Crystal Yates of Ronceverte and Stephanie Baldwin of Clintonville were members of the first More...

Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 18th, 2014

Music Festival Lewisburg’s hottest new summer event

Lewisburg Music Festival (Artist credit: Mike Costello) Celebrating artists who embody American roots music styles, including country, roots – rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B and blues, the First Annual Lewisburg More...

Blues brothers 8X10
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

The Blues Brothers Tribute in Pulaski, VA

The Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley and the Town of Pulaski is co-sponsoring a Concert Variety Show featuring The Blues Brothers Tribute Artists, Josh Livingston and Jarrod Millsaps. Other entertainment More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Stained glass classes at Fine Arts Center

Stained Glass classes are back at the Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley! Starting Monday, July 14, two classes will meet for beginner stained glass, your choice of 4-6 p.m. or 7-9 p.m. The classes will continue More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 27th, 2014

National Committee for the New River changes name to New River Conservancy

The National Committee for the New River (NCNR) announced this week it has changed its name to the New River Conservancy. The new name and look for the 40 year-old organization reflects its redefined leadership More...