To All Blacksburg/Christiansburg Hotel Owners and Managers, Recently I placed more than two dozen calls to hotels in the Blacksburg/Christiansburg area. I called to inquire about making reservations for Virginia Tech’s 2016 spring graduation. I am aware of how quickly the area hotels fill up and wanted to ensure myself of a place to stay.
A Pulaski County grand jury Monday handed down an aggravated malicious wounding indictment against a woman accused of burning an infant she was babysitting in January, according to Commonwealth’s Attorney Mike Fleenor.
A Pulaski County grand jury says there’s sufficient evidence to try a Hiwassee man for murdering his father last summer. According to Commonwealth’s Attorney Mike Fleenor, the grand jury handed down an indictment Monday for first-degree murder against Gernie Boothe Jr., 33.
When asking someone what they like best about their chosen profession, the answer is usually not “I like being on my feet.” But for New River Community College nursing student James Sehen, being active and interacting with people are some of the things that drew him to the nursing field.
State sentencing guidelines recommended probation for a 66-year-old Belspring man accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl, but a Pulaski County judge rejected the recommendation Thursday, saying, “Society demands jail time.”
Strawberry Limeade Cupcakes. Let that sink in for a minute. Sounds like spring and summer, all wrapped up in a nice little bow, doesn’t it? Yeah, it kinda does. Flavors like citrus and berries just shout warm weather, and these tasty cupcakes do not disappoint. I was challenged by Pillsbury to take a couple of […]
Take a guided tour of New River Cave, one of Virginia’s largest wild caves. Owned by the National Speleological Society, New River Cave in Giles County contains nearly 8 miles of mapped passages and many unusual cave formations.
Katie & The Bubbatones The weekend brings music, some break in the rain and warm weather. At the Friday Night Jamboree, Mac & Jenny Traynham kick off the evening with the Gospel Hour at 6:30 p.m., followed by Katie & the Bubbatones at 7:30 p.m. and The Lone Ivy String Band at 9:00. Down Locust […]
There isn’t a cure, a treatment or a way to prevent Alzheimer’s disease from affecting more Virginians, but the state is looking for ways to better care for the 130,000 Virginians now affected by the …read more : Floyd Press
By MELINDA WILLIAMS email@example.com If you’re looking for a way to celebrate Earth Day, Claytor Lake State Park would like you to come plant mulberry trees Saturday as part of Earth Week. Earth Day is April 22, but the state park is celebrating a little early by planting the fruit-bearing trees on the Saturday before. […]