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Richard Shumaker has this photo gallery of Floyd County boys basketball vs. Christiansburg on Friday. Floyd won 78-73, with Caleb Tanner leading the Buffaloes with 44 points. Click through to see the photos individually or click here to see them all at once as thumbnails.
Most of us enjoy the plenty of the holiday season, but 50 million Americans — 1 in 4 children — don’t know where their next meal is coming from. “A Place at the Table,” a thought-provoking documentary to be shown this Saturday at 6:30 p.m. by SustainFloyd at the Floyd Country Store, probes the issue […]
Kevin Light of Riner shares this trail camera photo (top left) of a bobcat in Floyd County. At bottom left is a buck seen in Riner on Dec. 3. Light writes, “Checking the farm and caught him taking a rest.” Do you have photos from around the New River Valley? You can share them at […]
The Blue Ridge Center for Chinese Medicine is presenting a Fermenting Vegetables Workshop on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. with Agatha Grimsley. This workshop offers insights into the field of experimentation and practical methods to enable participants to create delicious and nutritious fermented vegetables. Common fermented foods include sauerkraut, salami and corned […]
“The Sound of Music” opened at Mill Mountain Theatre on Dec. 4, and the cast includes Stephanie Goad of Floyd County. The show runs through Dec. 22. For details, see www.millmountain.org. Submitted by Mill Mountain Theatre
FLOYD – Tony Deibler hung around in the cafeteria for all three lunch periods Monday at Floyd County High School. The hundreds of feet of duct tape and dozens of giddy, sticky-fingered students didn’t provide the school’s principal with many other options. No, this wasn’t a student uprising. It was Deibler making good on his […]
FLOYD – Floyd County’s first tourism director is fascinated by assembling structures – whether crafting intricate pieces of jewelry or complex networks of people and organizations. Pat Sharkey, 53, recently became the director for the county Tourism Development Council, a cooperative venture by Floyd County, the town of Floyd, the county Chamber of Commerce and […]
Led by Emily Harris’ seventh-place all-state performance, the Buffaloes girls team scored 99 points, not far behind runner-up George Mason, which scored 90 points. On the boys side, the Buffaloes scored 123 points, again falling just short of runner-up George Mason, which tallied 118. Keep reading at roanoke.com.
Hollingsworth & Vose Company announced today it will invest $6.1 million in its Floyd County facility, expanding production there and hiring 17 new employees. Read more.
Third grade All A’s: Archer Berzins, Isaac Bishop, Ryne Bond, Avery Cantrell, Shaelee Slaughter, Matthew Slusher, Kaiden Swortzel, Mckenzie Weddle A’s and B’s: Ansley Altizer, Zoe Belshan, Crystal Carrillo, Josiah Cockram, Mallory Cockram, Chelsea Cox, Timothy Cromer, Leo Curry, Andrew Evans, Jayse Griffith, Phillip Hale, Kyrah Hanley, Angel Huff, Elias Krantz, Andrew Martin, James Mitchell, […]
SustainFloyd will present the exciting movie, “A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet” this Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Floyd Country Store. “A Fierce Green Fire,” narrated by Robert Redford, Ashley Judd and Meryl Streep, was the Official Selection of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Everyone is also invited to enjoy a […]
Jon Fleming has this photo gallery from the Giles vs. Floyd County football game on Friday. Click through to see the photos individually or click here to see them all at once as thumbnails.
Cathy Benson of The Botetourt View, our sister publication in Botetourt County, has this photo gallery from the recent conference competition cheer event at James River. This photo gallery includes photos of squads from Auburn, Floyd County and Radford.
Cathy Benson from our sister publication in Botetourt County has this photo gallery of the Floyd County competition cheer squad at the regionals at James River earlier this week. You can share your photos at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A large crowd attended SustainFloyd’s Winter Film Series on Oct. 19. at the Floyd Country Store. Dinner was served, followed by a screening of the documentary “To Make a Farm.” The next film event is Nov. 9. The group will screen “A Fierce Green Fire.” – Submitted by SustainFloyd
Our paparazzi photo crew was at the Floyd County homecoming dance on Saturday and here’s the gallery of those who stepped onto the red carpet. Click through to see the photos individually or click here to see them all at once as thumbnails. You can also share your own at email@example.com. We also have a […]
Evan Shaw has this photo gallery from Floyd County’s homecoming game against Glenvar on Friday. Click through to see the photos individually or click here to see them all at once as thumbnails. We’re awaiting paparazzi photos from the dance, so check back for those, or you can share your own at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jon Fleming has this photo gallery from the Radford’s homecoming football game vs. Floyd County. Click through to see the photos individually or click here to see them all at once as thumbnails. We’re awaiting our paparazzi photos from the homecoming dance, so check back for those, or you can share your own at email@example.com
New River Community Action has received two federal awards to support the renovation of its building located at 323 Floyd Highway South. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $112,057 for renovation of the Head Start section of the building, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded $24,750 for Head Start […]
Can five young people with no farming experience make their dream of local food production a reality in an age of industrialized agriculture? That’s the question explored in “To Make a Farm,” the kick-off film in SustainFloyd’s 2013 Fall Film Series on Saturday night, October 19th at 6 p.m. at the Floyd Country Store. The […]