Tag archive for ‘The Greenbrier’
New deputies sworn it
By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Sheriff’s Department welcomes new deputies

Alex Workman (left), James Desimone, Steve Hudnall and Joshua Pachis with County Clerk Robin Loudermilk at the swearing in ceremony at the courthouse Four new deputies for the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Upcoming exhibit includes photos related to African American religious traditions

Enslaved Africans transported to the New World beginning in the 15th century brought with them a wide range of local religious beliefs and practices.   In a world turned upside down, these slaves clung to some More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market continues free series of entertainment and educational talks

The Greenbrier Valley Farmers Market in Lewisburg is continuing its free series of  entertainment and educational talks through the fall. This Saturday, Aug. 30: The Lewis Kids present an eclectic mix of old time, More...

Greenbrier-East-Spartans
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Spartan Band competition season announced for 2014

The Spartan Marching Band of Greenbrier East High School has announced the competition season for the 2014 fall season, presenting a marching field production of “Pink Floyd: The Wall.” The Spartans will open More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

GEHS golf team finishes 3rd at Meadows Golf Course, The Greenbrier

Ten players on the GEHS golf team finished third with a low four-man total of 362 on the Par 70 Meadow Golf Course at The Greenbrier on Aug. 20. Individual scores were Luke Hanna 87 (low player on the team on his More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Sheldon Ray Michelinie

Fairlea-Sheldon Ray Michelinie, 87, passed away Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 at home. Born Apr. 18, 1927, at Fort Spring, he was the son of the late Ray Everett and Evadne Jane Hanger Michelinie. Sheldon was a retired More...

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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 22nd, 2014

GVMC among hundreds of hospitals targeted in a cyber attack

byrev Four Southern West Virginia hospitals were among more than 200 nationwide targeted in a cyber attack by a foreign-based intruder. The four affected hospitals – Bluefield Regional Medical Center, Plateau More...

Sarver Heritage Farm
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 22nd, 2014

West Virginia farm certified

Sarver Heritage Farm has recently become the only American Grassfed Association (AGA) certified grassfed beef producer in West Virginia. AGA is “a national third party, multi-species entity organized to protect More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Swift Level Land & Cattle finalist for WV Conservation Farm Contest

Pixabay   Every year conservation districts in West Virginia select cooperating farms to compete in the State Conservation Farm of the Year competition. Once selected, the district winners go on to compete More...

Earl C. Clay, Sr., Principal of former Bolling High and Elementary Schoo bwl
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Education for African Americans: The struggle to attend school

Earl Charles Clay, principal of Bolling High School. Bolling became a full 12 grade high school under Earl Clay in 1935.   There is an old joke, likely in all cultures and times, about the older folks trying More...