A few remarkable student short films featuring interviews with Floyd County WWII participants will be a highlight of the next Floyd County Historical Society meeting, Saturday, September 13, at 11 a.m., at the Jacksonville Center.
Josh Chambers had never heard of ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease before his father was diagnosed with the degenerative condition in 2006.
Radford University has launched a new concentration officials say will help address a shortage of mental health professionals across Virginia.
Some Town residents may have received a letter from an insurance company offering insurance for your water line. Please be aware that these companies are neither affiliated with nor endorsed by the Town. Residents are encouraged to read over this information carefully before determining what, if any, coverage may best fit their needs.
This Sunday, September 14, at 4:00, there will be a free community gathering at the Floyd EcoVillage at 718 Franklin Pike.
Robby greeted two strangers at the door Wednesday afternoon without making a peep. A little more than a week ago, that wouldn’t have been possible for the 15-month-old Standard Poodle, said his owner, Betsy Hanson.
Pulaski’s Gary Roche is the new president of the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police.
On Saturday, September 20, 2014, more than fifty Macaroni Kid Publishers are coming together to Make a Difference in their communities and included in this national day will be a food and volunteer drive to benefit Micah’s Backpack hosted by NRV Macaroni Kid.
After dealing successfully with a bear threat at waste disposal green boxes, Floyd County officials now face more serious problems from two-legged predators who sabotage and destroy equipment, dump trash on top of closed dumpsters or on the ground and break the law so frequently that it threatens the existence of the system. Floyd County(…)
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office conducted an investigation of a possible meth lab today at Stone’s Keep Lane in Elliston.
The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has pronounced the state’s 2014 apple crop “very good.”
As boards of visitors prepare to meet later this month at Radford University and Virginia Tech, higher education officials once again must find a way to deal with cuts in their state funding. The cuts, announced recently by Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s office, were necessitated by an estimated $2.4 billion shortfall in the Virginia budget and(…)
One of the two managing partners of the proposed natural gas pipeline proposed for construction through Floyd County is scheduled to meet with county officials and the public on Tuesday, October 28, as part of the second meeting of the month before the Board of Supervisors.
The Annual Floyd County Arts and Crafts Festival is a two-day event which takes place on the campus of Floyd County High School in Floyd, Virginia. This year the event will be held on October 4-5th, 2014. The festival begins Saturday 9:00 A. M. to 5:00 P. M. and on Sunday from 12:00 noon to(…)
A man who spent the last eight months in jail accused of killing his wife, was freed late Monday. Leslie Dickerson had been charged with murder in the death of his then wife, Mindy in Pulaski in 2005.