Tag archive for ‘Sports’
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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Toughman Contest in Beckley this weekend

Jerry Thomas’ West Virginia Sports Promotions, Inc. and MY 105.9 WTNJ are making final preparations for the 35th Annual Southern West Virginia Budweiser Original Toughman Contest.   OpenClips / Pixabay This More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Special Olympics hosts Pampered Chef Fundraiser Party

Special Olympics Greenbrier County will host a Pampered Chef Party on Saturday, Mar. 8, at 11:30 a.m. at the Ronceverte Volunteer Fire Department, 722 Ronceverte Avenue. Pampered Chef Consultant Amanda Slone will More...

ary Ambler
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, February 21st, 2014

Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce announces Annual Dinner speakers

The Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce is, once again, hosting its Annual Dinner Meeting at The Greenbrier. This is always an exciting event, where business leaders throughout our wonderful community get together More...

History Bowl
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Schedule set for 5th Annual WV History Bowl competition

The dates are set for the 5th annual West Virginia History Bowl Competitions. Sponsored by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, all eighth grade history buffs are invited to showcase their knowledge More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Greenbrier County Special Olympics fundraisers upcoming

Greenbrier County Special Olympics announces the following fundraisers for January: • Friday, Jan. 17 and Friday, Jan. 31, Pizza Hut, 297 Seneca Trail in Fairlea, will give 20 percent of receipts with a flyer More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Greenbrier County Special Olympics fundraisers

Greenbrier County Special Olympics announces the following fundraisers for January: • Thursday/Friday, Jan. 9/10, Community Giveback Program at the Lewisburg Ruby Tuesday, 151 Coleman Drive. Ruby Tuesday will More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

State Historic Preservation Office publishes 13-month calendar

The State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History has published “Historic Recreation,” a 13-month calendar highlighting the Mountain State’s sports and recreation More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Schuyler Arthur Rennard, Jr.

Schuyler Arthur (Bud) Rennard, Jr. passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, after a long illness. Bud was born on Sept. 14, 1939, in West Chester, PA. He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Rennard More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, November 1st, 2013

Your child’s story starts now

Pointing out West Virginia ranks 48th in the nation for public library funding, Mary Kay Bond, state director of Read Aloud WV (RAWV), spoke to Lewisburg Rotarians about strategies in play to encourage raising our More...

Greenbrier County Special Olympics athletes Josh Miller and Joseph Canterbury share a smile with Santa Claus at the Greenbrier Bowling Alley after last year’s Cannon Ball Bowling Tournament.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 25th, 2013

Greenbrier County Special Olympics: an invitation to get involved

  Greenbrier County Special Olympics athletes Josh Miller and Joseph Canterbury share a smile with Santa Claus at the Greenbrier Bowling Alley after last year’s Cannon Ball Bowling Tournament. By Emily Cruse I More...