Saturday, November 17, 2018

Yeah, we messing with things around here

Regular readers may notice a few changes in the look, feel and layout of Blue Ridge Muse. Blame on me.  I can't stop tinkering with...

Public hearing tonight on real estate tax hikes, road plans

Floyd County residents face a potential real estate tax increase of seven percent as part of the proposed fiscal 2019 fiscal year budget that...

Volleyball lady Buffs enter playoffs

Floyd County High School's Lady Buffaloes varsity volleyball team enters regional playoff competition Monday with a 6 p.m. game against Radford in their gym. The...

Weekend: Community Market opens

Floyd's increasingly popular Community and Farmers Market opens its Spring, Summer and Fall run Saturday at 9 a.m. just in time for the weather to hit a cool spell with highs expected in the mid 50s with a chance of thunderstorms. The Floyd Radio Show wraps up the first part of its 2017 season Saturday night at The Floyd Country Store, hosted by old-time fiddlers Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller with guests Becky Hill & Kevin Chesser, The Downhill Strugglers and The Little River Missionary Baptist Church Choir.

Correction! Kids fishing is not this weekend

My mistake.  A report Friday about weekend activities incorrectly listed the annual kids fishing day sponsored by the Floyd County Sheriff's Department as Saturday,...

Alumni basketball Saturday

Basketball alumni action hits the floor of the Floyd County High School gym Saturday with action throughout the day and hosted by Joshua's HOPE...

A busy weekend coming up

School started Thursday (yes, we know it is not even the middle of August yet) and summertime activities remain.  It's not even Labor Day...

The weekend is here. Have a good time

The weekend, and a forecast of hot, hot weather, also provides a short but much-needed break from political conventions.  Those who enjoy life in...

Need something to do?

Beat the heat, take cover from thunderstorms and enjoy a July weekend of music, art and more in our neck of the woods. If the...

Get ready for delayed 4th of July fireworks

Missed out on fireworks after Floyd joined other communities in cancelling their display of booms and bangs on the 4th of July? No problem.  The...