Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Floyd-Chatham game moved to Rocky Mount at 1 p.m. Saturday

No need Saturday morning to head out for for a long drive to UVa-Wise for a noon Regional basketball game between Floyd County and...

An apology tour

Jim Echols, the city editor at The Roanoke Times when I joined the paper in 1965, used to say "there are three sides to every story: Your side, my side and the facts." Sometimes I forget that piece of advice when passions overtake reason. I'm guilty of it more often than not and, when you write an opinion column along with covering news, I have a bad habit of getting on roll.

An apology

A deputy sheriff in Floyd County questioned me about quotes attributed to Kanawha Valley Arena owner Tommy Brown.  He felt the quotes were wrong. I...

A Rebel-lution organizer pulls out

Trouble appears to be brewing within the Rebel-Luition: Heritage Not Hate Poker Run planned by those who genuflect to the Confederate Flag.

Lady Buffs aim for a state basketball championship

The Floyd County High School Lady Buffaloes take the court at Virginia Commonwealth University's Siegel Center in Richmond shortly before noon Tuesday for yet...