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Wind Advisory Remains in effect from 11 am Wednesday to 8 am Thursday. * Locations…Near and along the Blue Ridge from the northwest North Carolina mountains, and southwest Virginia from Grayson County northeast to Roanoke County. * Hazards…Strong wind gusts. * Winds…West to Northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph. […]
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is encouraging dairy producers to consider enrolling in the new and improved Margin Protection Program for Dairy (MPP-Dairy), which will provide better protections for dairy producers from shifting milk and feed prices. With changes authorized under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm […]
The Christiansburg Recreation Center is offering a class to help people plan a wedding. The “How to Plan and Direct Your Wedding” class will be held on April 10 and 17 from 7-8:30 p.m in Classroom 2 at the Christiansburg Recreation Center. During the two-night class, participants will learn how to interview vendors, order invitations, compare […]
Racks of colorful prom dresses and dapper suits will adorn the YMCA Thrift Shop during the Cinderella Project, to be held this weekend. High school men and women on a budget are welcome to shop the suits, dresses, and accessories at thrift store prices. The YMCA will donate prom attire to those most in need. […]
New River Community College will offer several one-day workshops on Microsoft Office computer programs in April and May. “Access: Intermediate” focuses on normalizing data, managing relationships, referential integrity, working with Lookup fields, join queries, calculated fields and summary values. Participants will also work with PivotTables. This workshop is scheduled Friday, April 13, from 9 a.m. […]
Spring Cleanup is almost here! Public Works crews will be collecting Spring Cleanup items April 14-27. To make it easier on our collection crews, please place your cleanup items within 10 feet of the street pavement and separate them from your regular trash. Please also separate materials by type (i.e. place bagged leaves, tree limbs […]
Wildwood Farms General Store is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a special customer appreciation day and Floyd Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting on Sunday, April 15th from 1-4PM. “We are so excited and honored for the store to have been a part of the Floyd community for five years,” said Judy Bowman, who owns and […]
The New River Valley Senior Games, which will be held from April 29 – May 4, is accepting entries until Monday, April 9. Participants must be 50 years of age or older, and no late entries will be accepted. The New River Valley Senior Games is organized by the Christiansburg Parks and Recreation Department. The […]
New River Community College will offer an OSHA 10 Construction class on Friday, April 13, and Saturday, April 14. The class consists of two sessions, both located in room 142 at the college’s NRV Mall site in Christiansburg. The April 13 session will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and the April 14 […]