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

Land judging & home site evaluation contest planned

The Greenbrier Valley and Southern Conservation Districts will host their annual Land Judging and Home Site Evaluation Contest on Tuesday, Apr. 29 at the USDA-NRCS Plant Materials Center in Alderson. All area FFA, More...

Stidom honored as pre-K teacher of the year
By Mountain Messenger On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Stidom honored as County’s Pre-K Teacher of the Year

Nancy Hanna (left) and Sallie Dalton (right) joined in congratulating Beth Stidom for her exemplary service to preschool students and families.   The Greenbrier County Board of Education recognized Beth Stidom More...

GVCF 2013 Annual Reception
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Community Foundation distributes $170,000

Greenbrier Valley Community Foundation board member Phil McLaughlin presents a distribution check to Charlotte Baldwin for the Greenbrier County Public Schools Foundation at the 2013 Annual Reception   At More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Job Creation Roundtable brings U.S. Senate candidate Natalie Tennant and Greenbrier County leaders together

Community and business leaders gathered at the Visitors Center in downtown Lewisburg on Wednesday to have a round table discussion with Secretary of State Natalie Tennant about job development in West Virginia. Tennant, More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Four Lewisburg residents honored at Governors’ Arts Awards Ceremony

In celebrating some of West Virginia’s best artists and art supporters, the 2014 Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony, held at the Culture Center in Charleston on Mar. 13, included the Arts in Education Award; the More...

Stidom honored as pre-K teacher of the year
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Jeffrey Owens achieves teaching profession’s highest honor

  Greenbrier County Schools honored Greenbrier East High School Social Studies Instructor Jeffrey Owens for achieving distinction as a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT) at the February meeting of the More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Mystery at the Museum: Is this Nancy Hart?

By Toni Ogden   In honor of Women’s History Month, the Greenbrier Historical Society is currently hosting “History Heroines: A Women’s History Exhibit” which celebrates eight Greenbrier area heroines More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

The Greenbrier Sporting Club hosts Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing event

  The Greenbrier, world-renowned for its trout fishing, hosted seven veterans from all over West Virginia at its first Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) event. The national program has been helping More...

Alderson Quilters and Crafters
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

Greenbrier County Convention & Visitors Bureau awards funding to 13 local organizations for tourism marketing

Guild members accept a check from the Greenbrier County CVB as they prepare more than 50 quilts for display at the Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center. The quilts will be on display during the month of March, National More...

Gov Tomblin presents grants
By Jonathan Collins On Friday, March 14th, 2014

Governor presents Records Management and Preservation Board grants, Survey and Planning grants

Governor Tomblin presents Greenbrier County Commission with $7,000 in State Historic Preservation Survey and Planning Grant funding, highlighting the importance of preserving West Virginia’s history (Photo courtesy More...