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Katie Eads (left), Deva Wagner, Shannon Rausenberger and Mary Baldwin will co-chair the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley’s 2014 campaign
By admin On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

United Way announces Campaign Co-chairs

The United Way of the Greenbrier Valley announces the Campaign Co-Chairs of its 2014 Campaign: Mary Baldwin, Katie Eads, Shannon Rausenberger and Deva Wagner. The women – all successful small business owners More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Muscles for Miracles: 24 Hour Challenge for Hope – Benefit in support of Coach Jerry Bradley

The second annual Muscles For Miracles: 24 Hour Challenge for Hope to support local causes will take place Sept. 27-28. This year the challenge is to bike Rt. 219 (North-South) through West Virginia (197 miles) More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Donors to United Way of Greenbrier Valley can receive state tax credits

Donors who give by Dec. 31 to the United Way of Greenbrier Valley, an approved member of the Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP), can receive credit on their 2014 state taxes. A limited amount of tax credits are More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Local nonprofits receive NIP credits

Fourteen different nonprofit organizations in Greenbrier County have been awarded Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP) credits for the upcoming year. By donating to approved NIP organizations, contributors can More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Manchin, Rockefeller, Rahall announce funding for emergency food and shelter program statewide

This week, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Jay Rockefeller, along with Representative Nick Rahall, announced $526,266 in funding to help individuals and families in West Virginia with non-disaster related emergencies. More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 15th, 2014

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

There are simple things we all need for a good life: basic needs like food and shelter; quality education that leads to a stable job; income that supports a family through retirement, and of course, good health. 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, June 27th, 2014

Half-Marathon and Zombie 5K looking for volunteers and runners

Volunteers needed! Whether you’re a runner, a fan of ghouls, or just like to be involved in your local community, we need you! On Saturday, Oct. 25, the United Way of Greenbrier Valley’s popular Zombie 5K, “Run More...

Photos courtesy Carnegie Hall
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Helping kids find academic success through creativity

Neighbors Helping Neighbors Photos courtesy Carnegie Hall   As a child, I learned the value of hard work, education, and, most importantly, service to the community by watching my parents. Their everyday actions, More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Plans for 8th Annual Lewisburg Chocolate Festival rev up

The Lewisburg Chocolate Festival returns Apr. 12 with fun for the entire family. El Gleno entertains 2013 festival attendees. Life in Lewisburg is about to get a little sweeter. The 8th Annual Lewisburg Chocolate More...