Saturday, November 17, 2018

A lifelong love affair with watches

I've had an adult love affair with Swiss watches, the mainspring kind that needs resetting constantly and attention of a skilled watchmaker when it runs into trouble. It's been an expensive affair over the last 50 or so years and I still have the first...

Power still out for many, relief maybe by Sunday night

With efforts to restore power falling behind, Appalachian Power Company now estimates restoration efforts in Floyd County may take up to 10 p.m. Sunday...

Downed trees, a struggle to restore power

With Appalachian Power work crews struggling to restore power to thousands of Floyd County residents and thousands more throughout the utility's service area in...

Icy limbs bring down county power lines

Appalachian Power nearly 8,000 customers without power before noon Thursday as ice-laden tree branches and complete trees cascaded to the ground, taking power line...

Floyd County public schools closed Thursday

Floyd County public schools closed Thursday as rain, freezing rain and sleet moves into the area. Same for schools in Montgomery, Carroll, Franklin, Patrick and...