A broken water main left many homes and businesses dry in the town of Floyd Tuesday as “we’re closed” signs appeared on doors and windows of restaurants, banks and other establishments Tuesday. I drove through the traffic backup on North Main Street on the way to covering court Tuesday morning but emerged from a long
More than 80 entries turned out for sponsors suspect could be the largest Ruritan Club car show at Check Elementary School in the event’s history on a beautiful, sunny day. Lots to see, good BBQ and other food and a host of door prizes for the day.
The traditional music of the legendary Stanley Brothers came to The Floyd Country Store Thursday as part of the Mountains of Music Homecoming on the Crooked Road of Southwestern Virginia. Led by Ralph Stanley II, the band included country music veterans like Junior Sisk, Don Rigsby Dewey Brown, Tommy Brown and Randall Hibbits, the band
After two days of rain, and more Sunday, the National Weather Service, of course, issued a flash flood warning for our area. Forecasters say 1 to 3 inches could fall Sunday and warn that the falling water could also lead to mudslides. Mother nature is in a bad mood. The “official” flood watch: FLASH FLOODING