Music all around town this weekend

Music all around town this weekend

Music, music and more music for the weekend in Floyd County. At the Friday Night Jamboree, Sue Nester & Friends kick off the evening with the gospel hour at 6:30 p.m., followed by The Ridgeliners at 7:30 and Mac Traynham and The Blueridge Mountaineers at 9:00. If...
Music, and more, on the streets

Music, and more, on the streets

Beautiful weather brought music back to the streets of Floyd Friday night with sounds that ranged from bluegrass from the traditional musicians who perform to classical from those participating in the Blue Ridge Music Festival. Added to the music were the people and...
Cheerleaders

Cheerleaders

When you take thousands of photos over a period of years — which I have of many subjects since returning to Floyd County in 2004, it’s a task to go back through images to find some favorites on subjects. But it is a pleasant task.  According to my photo...
Female athletes

Female athletes

Female high school athletics are anything but genteel.  The young women who compete on the softball or soccer fields, the track course, the tennis or basketball courts play with a ferocity that matches — or a times exceeds — their male counterparts. Floyd...