Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Roads often traveled

Put a little over 100 miles on my worn but still functioning Harley Super Glide Sunday, enjoying a pleasant afternoon before hard rains descend upon the area Monday and Tuesday. Headed South on Virginia Rte. 8 down Woolwine Mountain, then north on U.S. 58 up...

Honoring the birthplace of Curtis Turner

On a warm, sunny Springtime Saturday on Smartsview Road in Floyd County, the county Historical Society and the Virginia Department of Transportation unveiled a...

Long day, cool night at FCHS track meet

In a turbulent Spring with late snow falls, freezing weather and postponements, Floyd County High School athletics have battled the elements as well as...

Cut communications stops websites dead

For 23 years, I operated a web hosting service on the Internet, providing server space and support for clients that included national trade associations,...

Weekend is coming: Are you ready?

Lots of activities coming up for the weekend in and around Floyd County -- including Earth Day -- and on the days leading up...

Mother Nature: The bitch that roars

The 2018 Spring that wasn't disappeared into the ionosphere with the start of the third week of April as the thermometer plunged below freezing...