Tag archive for ‘State Fair’
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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

2013 in Review

Some of the items that made the news in the Mountain Messenger in 2013: image courtesy of/ Pixabay January: Shanghai Parade held Jan. 1 in downtown Lewisburg; City Commission announced hearing date for writ of mandamus More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 27th, 2013

Jolliffe’s ‘Dream Big’ challenge inspires IAFE to raise 6 million pounds of food

Marlene Pierson-Jolliffe, CEO of the State Fair of West Virginia, wrapped up her term as the 2013 Chair for International Association of Fairs and Expositions, on Dec. 9-12, at the Paris Hotel & Casino in Las More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Carsons to chair Library Fund Drive

The Greenbrier County Public Library announces Allen and Paula Carson as honorary co-chairs for the 2014 General Operating Fund Drive Campaign. As ardent community supporters, the Carsons understand the importance More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 22nd, 2013

State Fairgrounds sponsors 3rd Annual Christmas Barn Decorating Contest – Winner to receive $300!

Local civic groups and businesses are invited to participate in the Christmas Barn Decorating Contest at the State Fairgrounds in Fairlea. Participants will have the opportunity to decorate one of ten harness racing More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 21st, 2013

State Fairgrounds Indoor Flea Market every Tuesday and Saturday

The fairgrounds flea market is now operating inside the heated West Virginia building for the winter season. Markets are held every Tuesday and Saturday with a special Christmas Open House set for Saturday, Dec. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 8th, 2013

Public Meetings

Greenbrier County Animal Shelter Advisory Board will meet Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 2 p.m. at the Animal Shelter, 151 Holliday Lane, Lewisburg. On the agenda: • Tour of Facility • Election of Officers • Discuss More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, November 8th, 2013

CommUnity Night set for November 14

The public is invited to attend CommUnity Night, a gathering of 38 of the area’s nonprofit organizations that will include complimentary wine, lemonade and appetizers as well as piano music by the acclaimed pianist More...

By David Esteppe On Friday, October 25th, 2013

GVB Annual Report includes a contest and a facelift

The 2012-2013 annual report from Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau (GCCVB) described the inaugural Best of the Greenbrier Valley contest and a facelift for the organization’s website. The Best of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Saturday, October 5th, 2013

October 5, 2013

Click Image to View Paper Featured in this week’s edition Ronceverte projects updates at Lewisburg Rotary State Fair of WV wraps up successful year Annual fund drive for Lewisburg volunteer rotary Sarah Elkins More...

Edgewood Arts and Craft show
By Mountain Messenger On Saturday, October 5th, 2013

Edgewood to host Art & Craft Show

The 33rd annual Art & Craft Show, sponsored by Edgewood Presbyterian Church, will be held in the West Virginia Building at the State Fair Event Center in Fairlea. The show will be held on Oct. 11 and Oct. 12 More...