Floyd Town Council released its first official statement to address the ongoing lawsuit brought by Councilman David Whitaker during its meeting on May 19.
The public is invited to attend the Mechanicsburg Christian Church Memorial Day Service at 2 p.m. on Sunday. The church has held the service for more than a dozen years.
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Speeches at Floyd’s Class of 2022 graduation on Saturday spoke to graduates’ perseverance throughout the pandemic.
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The former and new owners of Dogtown Roadhouse in Floyd announced earlier this month the venue and eatery has traded hands.
After a two-year COVID-induced absence, Run for the Wall returned home to Wytheville on Wednesday. The biker-based group that raises awareness of America's POWs and MIAs from all wars, typically spends the night in town on its way to Washington, D.C., for Memorial Day. Here are a few shots f…
Chilhowie's Tim Hall is gearing up to hit the road this summer. Hall and the rest of Russell County- based band 49 Winchester are scheduled to take stages across the country as a supporting act for the renowned Whiskey Myers band.
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The new location for this past weekend’s Remote Area Medical clinic at Emory & Henry College and its protection from the weather seemed to please patients, volunteers and staff.
Three men who will serve and protect the people of Smyth County graduated from the region’s intensive basic training academy last week. One of those men earned recognition that reminds all officers of the risk their work carries and the importance of leadership and humility as they go about …
The second annual three-day Indoor Yard Sale to benefit The Perfect Gift Shop promises a treasure trove of interesting items at Floyd’s Moose this Memorial Day Weekend.
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At least $12,000 has been raised for Topeca preschooler Lilianna “Lily” Carter, who finished up six weeks of radiation treatment last week.
The COVID-19 pandemic continued to impact Floyd County courts last week when positive tests cancelled a long-planned jury trial for Michael T. Duncan of Check.
Gracie LeAnn Dimit was 20 years old when she was killed in a car crash near Emory & Henry College’s main campus on the night of July 16, 2020. Her family believes that her death was directly linked to Greek life at the college. Last week, Gracie Dimit’s estate filed a wrongful death suit…
Meet Floyd County Humane Society foster dog, Venus. She’s the whole package: smart, beautiful and so sweet!
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About two dozen freshly graduated Floyd County High School alumni paraded through town after the ceremony on Saturday.
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Five farms and two shops are set to host the first-ever Check Farm Trail next month.
Renovations at the June Bug Center were aided by two Floyd groups over the weekend: the Floyd Rotary and Scout Troop 19.
Floyd musicians are invited to apply for The Crooked Road’s Artist-In-Residence program by May 30.
Sandra Smith, who has taught music for more than 50 years, and two current students were recognized this month for participating in the 2022 Virginia All-State Chorus.
The United Way of Southwest Virginia recently honored the Wythe County Public School system for its work in ensuring students are prepared for life after graduation.
A music student in Floyd that has played the fiddle/violin for most of her life is joining the Roanoke Youth Symphony Orchestra for the 2022-2023 season.
A deepening practice of reflecting and saying more with less is the inspiration behind Katherine Chantal’s new book, “A Year of Haiku.”
A heroic air traffic controller who recently helped a passenger successfully land a plane after the pilot fell ill has Wythe County connections. Robert Morgan has several half-siblings in the area.
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As the director of behavioral health at Southwest Virginia Community Health Systems, Marcy Rosenbaum knows a behavioral health crisis exists in this region, which is underserved by mental health counselors. SVCHS saw that it could help and has done so with a model that doesn’t separate mental and physical health.
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