Sheriff’s Office, Triad plan Drug Take Back Program

The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office and the Triad Program will have a Drug Take Back Program on April 26 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. in the back parking lot of the Floyd courthouse. : Floyd Press

Playmakers & Company actors to return to stage

Playmakers & Company actors to return to stage

<div class=”ftpimagefix” style=”float:left;”><a class=”colorbox” href=”http://ourvalley.org/playmakers-and-company-actors-to-return-to-stage/” ><img width=”250″ alt=”NRS_OC_01″ src=”http://ourvalley.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/NRS_OC_01-300×210.jpg” > Director Mike Vaughn gives instruction to Florence (Kaity Aigner) during a rehearsal of “The Odd Couple, Female Version.” Former members of an historic New River Valley community theater group are about to make an encore. Beginning April 25, cast and crew from the former Playmakers(…)

Traffic Pattern Changes for Clearview Drive on Thursday, April 24

<div class=”ftpimagefix” style=”float:left;”><a class=”colorbox” href=”http://www.christiansburg.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?aid=688″ ><img width=”150″ src=”http://www.christiansburg.org/images/CivicAlerts/1/logo website.jpg”> Flaggers will maintain one way traffic through the work zone. : Christiansburg.org

Celebrate Virginia Caves Week

Virginia Cave Week, now in its 15th year, is the annual celebration of : Floyd Press

Dayspring Christian Edges Parkway

Dayspring Christian Edges Parkway

Justin Burch’s game-winning RBI single in the fifth inning scored Jacob Rose to propel Dayspring Christian Academy to 4-3 baseball win against visiting Parkway Christian on Thursday afternoon. Source: NRVSports

Glenvar Cruises Past Giles

Glenvar Cruises Past Giles

Zach Duncan had the hot bat in this one, as he helped lead Glenvar to 10-1 Three Rivers District baseball win against Giles Thursday afternoon in Pearisburg. Source: NRVSports

Phillips Hurls One-Hitter In Raddord’s Win Against Auburn

Phillips Hurls One-Hitter In Raddord’s Win Against Auburn

Luke Phillips hurled a one-hitter in leading Radford to a 10-0 Three Rivers District baseball win against Auburn Thursday afternoon in Riner. The game was called after five innings due to the 10-run mercy rule. Source: NRVSports

Area High School Schedule 4/18/14

Here is the area high school sports schedule for games played on Friday, April 18. Scores will be posted as soon as they are reported to us. Check back often for the latest updates. You may report scores/game summaries by emailing us at scores@valleysportsnow.com. Source: NRVSports

Bruins Blank Patriots

Bruins Blank Patriots

In a pitching duel, Blacksburg outlasted Patrick Henry 2-0 to earn its second consecutive win of the season in River Ridge District softball action Thursday afternoon. Source: NRVSports

Burleson Leads Blue Demons Past Titans

Burleson Leads Blue Demons Past Titans

Jesse Burleson banged out four hits and drove in five runs in helping lead Christiansburg to a 7-2 River Ridge District softball win against visiting Hidden Valley Thursday afternoon. Source: NRVSports

Blacksburg Edges Spotswood

Blacksburg Edges Spotswood

<div class=”ftpimagefix” style=”float:left;”><a class=”colorbox” href=”http://valleysportsnow.com/school-sports/river-ridge-district-sports/blacksburg-bruins/15997-blacksburg-edges-spotswood.html” ><img width=”250″ alt=”blacksburg-bruin” src=”http://valleysportsnow.com/images/00_Common/blacksburg-bruin.png” > John Hinson hurled a four-hitter as Blacksburg claimed the championship of the Jefferson Forest Classic with a 3-2 win against Spotswood in non-district baseball action Thursday night in Forest, : NRVSports

Hidden Valley, Christiansburg Tie In Boys Soccer

Hidden Valley, Christiansburg Tie In Boys Soccer

<div class=”ftpimagefix” style=”float:left;”><a class=”colorbox” href=”http://valleysportsnow.com/school-sports/river-ridge-district-sports/hidden-valley-titans/15994-hidden-valley-christiansburg-tie-in-boys-soccer.html” ><img width=”250″ alt=”Hidden-Valley-Logo” src=”http://valleysportsnow.com/images/00_Common/Hidden-Valley-Logo.png” > In a River Ridge District boys soccer battle, Christiansburg and Hidden Valley played to a 1-1 overtime tie Thursday night in Roanoke. : NRVSports

Spartans Edge Highlanders In Girls Soccer

Spartans Edge Highlanders In Girls Soccer

<div class=”ftpimagefix” style=”float:left;”><a class=”colorbox” href=”http://valleysportsnow.com/school-sports/three-rivers-district-sports/giles-spartans-/15993-spartans-edge-highlanders-in-girls-soccer.html” ><img width=”250″ alt=”Giles-Spartans-logo” src=”http://valleysportsnow.com/images/00_Common/Giles-Spartans-logo.png” > Victoria Agud scored the only goal of the match off an assist from Holly Fontaine in overtime, as Giles claimed a hard-fought 1-0 win against Glenvar in Three Rivers District girls soccer action Thursday night in Pearisburg. : NRVSports

Violent sex offender arrested at Roanoke day care

Violent sex offender arrested at Roanoke day care

James Marion Floyd, IV, is charged with being on property of a child day care center during daytime hours, and two counts of failure to list his address as a violent sex offender. Source: WDBJ7

FloydFest makes logistical changes for 13th ‘Revolutionary’ year

For its 13th year, FloydFest is bringing its fans a Revolutionary 5-day music, outdoors, and healing arts experience that will embrace the beauty of creativity, evolution, and positive change, say its promoters. Among the changes taking place this year, the festival is offering attendees a full 5-day staycation, from July 23rd – 27th. Source: Floyd(…)

Bobcats Nip Buffaloes In Girls Tennis Action

Bobcats Nip Buffaloes In Girls Tennis Action

Allison Lowe’s victory at No. 5 singles was the deciding match, as Radford held on for an exciting 5-4 win against visiting Floyd in Three Rivers District girls tennis action on Wednesday afternoon. Source: NRVSports

Knights Slip By Blue Demons In Girls Soccer

Knights Slip By Blue Demons In Girls Soccer

In a tough defensive battle for 80 minutes, Cave Spring managed to pull out a 1-0 River Ridge District girls soccer win against host Christiansburg on Wednesday night, Source: NRVSports

Lady Eagles Stop Bengals In Girls Tennis

Lady Eagles Stop Bengals In Girls Tennis

The Franklin County Lady Eagles tennis team got back out on the court for a match this evening away at Bassett High School.The Lady Eagles won all six singles and all three doubles for a team score of 9-0. Source: NRVSports

Depot Street Project Update

Depot Street Project Update

Waterline construction has resumed on Scott Street. Construction will progress towards Hungate Street and is expected to last four weeks, weather permitting. Traffic along Scott Street will be reduced to one lane during construction.

Drug Take Back Event Scheduled for April 26 at Christiansburg Recreation Center

Safely dispose of unwanted, expired or unused prescription drugs. Source: Christiansburg.org

High school roundup: Giles softball rallies to top Narrows in 9 innings

PEARISBURG — Sydney Hawks hit a bases-loaded single with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Giles (2-5) a 7-6 nondistrict softball win over Narrows, after the Green Wave (3-5) had gone Source: Roanoke Times

Bobcats Hammer Maroons

Radford’s offensive explosion continued, as the Bobcats ran away with a 12-4 non-district softball win against visiting George Wythe on Wednesday afternoon. Source: NRVSports