Tag archive for ‘Sports’
By Sara Mansheim On Sunday, January 15th, 2017
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Flood warning system to be developed in White Sulphur Springs

Members of the Greater Greenbrier Long Term Recovery Committee (GGLTRC) presented an early warning system, which could be utilized during major weather events, to the White Sulphur Springs City Council Monday night. GGLTRC More...

By Mountain Messenger On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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The Greenbrier to host The Spring League for NFL free agents

The Greenbrier Sports Performance Center – which has hosted the New Orleans Saints Training Camp since 2014 and has also hosted the Arizona Cardinals and New England Patriots, as well as the West Virginia More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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WV ski industry celebrates Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia, in collaboration with the West Virginia Ski Areas Association, kicked off Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month for the 2016-2017 ski season today at Canaan Valley Resort State Park. The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Registration now open for Greenbrier Half Marathon

Registration is now open for The Greenbrier Half Marathon, which will be held for the first time Saturday, May 20, 2017, at America’s Resort in White Sulphur Springs. A special early bird discount is available More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Tina Alvey’s Christmas Village

Tina Alvey began her village collection almost 30 years ago, buying a new building each year and most years also added a few new accessories, like lamp posts, park benches or a skating rink. Each year’s village, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Thomas Given

White Sulphur Springs-Thomas Given, 79, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, in Charlottesville, VA, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife, Drenda; sons, Kevin (wife Paula) and Eamon (wife Lisa); More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, November 28th, 2016
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Summit Bechtel to host Spartan Race championship

Wild, Wonderful West Virginia in collaboration with Spartan Race, the world’s leading obstacle race company, announced this week that the finale of the 2017 Spartan U.S. Championship Series and the first-ever More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Thank you from citizens of White Sulphur Springs

Dear Editor: The City of White Sulphur Springs experienced a devastating flood on June 23, 2016. Many of our citizens were left without homes and eight residents of White Sulphur Springs lost their lives. We, The More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Support for legalizing marijuana in West Virginia

My Fellow West Virginians, I am writing to you about the future of West Virginia. We must face the reality that the non-metallurgical coal industry is dead. Therefore, we are looking at huge raises in our tax burden More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Support for Evan Jenkins

Dear Editor: I want to comment on the Congressional race between Matt Detch and Congressman Evan Jenkins. If most of you readers out there will think back to Congressman Nick Rahall’s demise as our representative, More...