Tag archive for ‘New River’
2014 Hidden History Photo Contest awarded Best in Show - Adult to Linda Treadway of Beckley for her image “Gospel Echoes Through Time.” Her entry shows the historic spirit of New Salem Baptist Church in Tams, WV.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

2014 Hidden History Photo Contest exhibit at Tamarack

Explore the history of the local area through the lens of a camera! See an exhibit of the winning entries to the 2014 Hidden History Photo Contest at Tamarack this September. With 21 heritage-based images on display More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Free small business seminar series returns

BB&T, the Women’s Business Center and the New River Community and Technical College Office of Workforce Education have partnered to offer a series of free seminars on topics of interest to small business owners. More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Lobban dismissal of charges denied

During a Monday morning hearing at the county courthouse, Senior Status Judge Joseph C. Pomponio, Jr. denied a motion to dismiss misdemeanor charges against County Commission President Karen Lobban. Lobban was More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

William Edward Brown

Fairlea-William Edward Brown, 64, passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at home after an extended illness. William was born Mar. 28, 1950, in Ronceverte to the late James Edward and Bertha Hedrick Brown. William More...

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...

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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...