Tag archive for ‘Sports’
The Saints’ buses were seen touring through Lewisburg late Tuesday afternoon shortly after their arrival in WV (Photo by Shannon Beatty)
By Peggy MacKenzie On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Picnic with the Saints

The Saints’ buses were seen touring through Lewisburg late Tuesday afternoon shortly after their arrival in WV (Photo by Shannon Beatty) The New Orleans Saints arrived at the Greenbrier Valley Airport late Wednesday More...

Saints field
By Mountain Messenger On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Ready for action

The three playing fields at the new, nearly $30 million AdvoCare Sports Performance Center, are ready for the New Orleans Saints to begin their 15 days of intense training.    More...

Coach Terry Koon (left), Donnie Turner and Coach Mac Parks
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Golf raffle winners announced

Coach Terry Koon (left), Donnie Turner and Coach Mac Parks Andy Pendleton of Rainelle won the recent raffle drawing for The Snead Golf package for four players plus carts. The raffle was used as a fundraiser for More...

Madison Erskine, a sophomore on the GEHS golf team is shown hitting a shot while Sir Nick Faldo and others look on. Madison is the son of Jeff and Karen Erskine of Ronceverte, WV.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 30th, 2014

Give Your Child the Gift of Golf This Summer

Madison Erskine, a sophomore on the GEHS golf team is shown hitting a shot while Sir Nick Faldo and others look on. Madison is the son of Jeff and Karen Erskine of Ronceverte, WV.   Madison Erskine, a member More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 25th, 2014

Vendors needed for Special Olympics Expo/Craft Show

Greenbrier County Special Olympics is planning an Expo/Craft Sale on Saturday, May 3, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Rhema Christian Center in Lewisburg.  About 20 vendors have signed up and there are spaces for about More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 25th, 2014

Robert Henry Giles, Jr.

White Sulphur Springs-Robert Henry “Bobby” Giles, Jr., 74, passed away Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014, at the White Sulphur Springs Family Care Center. Born Apr. 22, 1939, in Lvnchburg, VA, he was a son of the late More...

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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...