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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Bob McDonnell: The Klan’s governor

Gov. Bob McDonnell, playing to his mostly-white, Conservative base, restored Confederate History Month to Virginia's Hall of Shame recently, reversing an eight-year trend of...

The restauranteurs

They are the restauranteurs, the ones who not only feed Floyd Countians but attract regulars from far and near to our little place in...

Hollandsworth leads state golf tournament

One thing seldom changes when it comes to the Virginia High School League state golf tournament:  If there is a Hollandsworth on the Floyd...

Tony Mackian: The State Police’s one-man ticket-writing machine

If you see this navy blue Chevrolet Impala in your rear view mirror, slow down! Odds are, it's too late. This is the new unmarked...

Yes, traffic could be a lot worse

After Wednesday's video about traffic in Floyd, we've received a number of emails and comments from readers who say something along the lines of...

FloydFest X should be the best ever

FloydFest starts Thursday -- four days of music, arts, crafts and community. The summertime happening on a farm in Patrick County just off the...

Clyde Williams

For many regulars of The Friday Night Jamboree, fiddler Clyde Williams and his "Old Time Band" are the face of the weekly event. Williams has...

Osama bin Laden deserved to die

Normally, I wouldn't cheer the death of a human being but the killing of master terrorist Osama bin Laden by a team of Navy...

New feature: Voice of the people

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p9Rt5vKCV4k?rel=0] Starting with the new year, Blue Ridge Muse will provide a monthly video report on public comments at the Floyd County Board of...

Keeping sex in the dark

This little tidbit crossed my email transom the other day and was so ridiculous that I first dismissed it as one of those urban...