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By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, August 8th, 2014

The Irish Pub – ‘as authentically New Orleans as you can get’

  The Irish Pub is “…nothing less than a slice of New Orleans planted in the middle of a West Virginia city.” That’s how John De Shazier, senior writer for the Saints website, described the unexpected More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

The Battle of Dry Creek to be re-enacted at Greenbrier State Forest August 15-17

The annual Civil War re-enactment of the Battle of Dry Creek will be held at the Greenbrier State Forest on Aug. 15-17. The re-enactment will commemorate the Battle of Dry Creek on Aug. 26-27, 1863, which occurred More...

Possum Holler Glee Club
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

More great Ivy Terrace performances to come in August

Carnegie Hall’s 2014 Ivy Terrace free Summer Concert Series continues with a performance by the Possum Holler Glee Club. The concert will be held rain or shine Thursday, Aug. 14 at 6:30 p.m. Bring a picnic dinner More...

David Yarid Memorial Scholarship recipient Tori Pierce (left) received her award from Dina Buly, GEHS Senior Class Counselor
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Greenbrier County Schools Foundation awards David Yarid Memorial Scholarship to Tori Pierce

David Yarid Memorial Scholarship recipient Tori Pierce (left) received her award from Dina Buly, GEHS Senior Class Counselor The David Yarid Memorial Scholarship, administered by the Greenbrier County Schools Foundation, More...

Suzanne Williams, NAMI (left); Cherie Davis, Librarian, Ronceverte Library; and Carol Jones, NAMI
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

NAMI donates books to Ronceverte Library

Each year NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Greenbrier Valley Affiliate organizes a drive to provide the local libraries with educational books on mental health issues. Suzanne Williams, NAMI (left); Cherie More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Edgar Cleveland Waid

White Sulphur Springs-Edgar Cleveland Waid, 80, passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at his residence. Born June 4, 1934, in Alvon, he was a son of the late Edward and Sona Belle Vance Waid. Mr. Waid was a retired More...

Jim Justice receiving a Saints #1 jersey from Saints head coach Sean Payton at the AdvoCare Performance Center dedication on Saturday
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

AdvoCare Center dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony heavily attended

By Kathy Hunter Jim Justice receiving a Saints #1 jersey from Saints head coach Sean Payton at the AdvoCare Performance Center dedication on Saturday The unveiling of the New Orleans Saints summer training facility More...

The lion quilt square was hung on the Renaissance Building in Alderson with the help of Bowyer’s Tree Trimming, Removal and Stump Grinding Service
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

A lion to watch over you

The lion quilt square was hung on the Renaissance Building in Alderson with the help of Bowyer’s Tree Trimming, Removal and Stump Grinding Service In keeping with the “lion” theme in Alderson, a quilt square More...

The Saints logo part of the floral display in the foreground of the AdvoCare Sports Performance Center
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

White Sulphur Springs rolls out the red carpet for the Saints

The Saints logo part of the floral display in the foreground of the AdvoCare Sports Performance Center Exerpted from John De Shazier’s post on NewOrleansSaints.com dated Monday, July 21 after the Saints paraded More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Robbery at Abbie’s in Fairlea similar to previous WSS robbery

By Sara Swann A robbery that occurred at Abbie’s, a gaming establishment located in Fairlea, was reported to the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department on Sunday. July 27 at approximately 11:53 p.m. The perpetrator More...