Traffic along the 3000 block of North Franklin Street (near Corning) is reduced to one lane while crews repair a water main break. Motorists are encouraged to use caution while traveling through the work area.
Floyd County School Superintendent Dr. Kevin Harris told the Board of Supervisors Tuesday night he will need at least $367,090.84 in new funds for next year’s budget and would like to see up to $1,155,090.84 to cover needs of the system.
By the time her term as a State FFA officer ends June 25, 2015, Alice Cox will have a year’s worth of experiences on which to reflect. The most recent adventure was a 10-day trip to South Africa. It was her first time out of the United States.
Did you know that coffee really brings out the flavor of chocolate? It does. The first time I really had the two together was in 1999, when I booked my first trip as a grown up (yes, really) to Hawaii. We went on a dinner cruise, and at the end, we were gifted with a […]
Don’t run off, y’all. Low Carb does not mean Low Delicious. This pizza…it’s fantastic. I wish I could call it No Carb, as it practically is, but I wanted to be honest. The very few grams of carbs come from the ranch dressing – which are null once spread out across the entire recipe, and […]
WYTHEVILLE – Wythe County’s emergency coordinator Jason Kinser recently presented members of the Wytheville Fire Department with a thermal imaging camera. The handheld, heat resistant device can be used to aid firefighters in navigating through places where zero visibility exists, such as inside a smoke-filled building.
A handgun safety class will be offered through New River Community College March 17 and March19. Both class meetings will be from 6 to 9 p.m. in Edwards Hall, room 208, at NRCC in Dublin. Range time will be offered on the Saturday following the class.
ROANOKE – Appalachian Power residential customers in Virginia will see a decrease of about 4 percent in their total electric bills beginning this month. The decrease is the result of the reduction or expiration of three Rate Adjustment Clauses – or RACs.
The job for Pulaski County’s assistant county administrator will be split in two starting Monday. The position, which was vacated by Robert Hiss in May 2014, was held in the interim by community activities director Anthony Akers, who will be promoted to work as one of the county’s two new assistant county administrators.
WYTHE COUNTY — A truck loaded with $250,000 worth of cosmetics was recovered and three suspects arrested in what Wythe County authorities believe to be “part of a Cuban gang stealing tractor-trailers along the east coast.”
The Birthplace of Country Music hosts an array of rare items showing the history behind Bristol, Virginia’s creation
BRISTOL, Va. — A collection of rare original maps, documents and other items tracing the creation of Bristol, Virginia is now on display at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum. …read more : Floyd Press
Welcome back our friends to the snow that never ends… Mother Nature is not finished with us yet. Forecasts say there is a chance of “significant” snowfall of 4-8 inches in the area Wednesday night and Thursday if things fall into place. That would mean a third snowfall of accumulation in less than two weeks. […]