An apology

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 went back to the two sources of the quotes and both admitted they had “heard about” the comments from a...
Lady Buffs aim for a state basketball championship

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 another appearance in the Region 2A state championship final four and, with a victory, head to the...
The return of Clyde Williams

The return of Clyde Williams

Over the years, the Clyde Williams Band closed out the Friday Night Jamboree at the Floyd Country Store nearly every weekend.  In later years, the band finished the final set on the last Friday of each month. Illness took Williams and the band off the stage for most...
Radio Show and more for the weekend

Radio Show and more for the weekend

The Floyd Radio Show returns to its monthly, seasonal run through next Spring, providing music, skits, comedy and more at the County Store on the first Saturday of each month. Hosts Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt lead an ensemble cast of regulars and...
Religion vs. gay marriage

Religion vs. gay marriage

I conclude with this….please do not confuse Presbyterian with any group…it is a denomination and has many branches …some anchored in Gods word…some not. These words ended a post on Facebook Saturday from the pastor of Slate Mountain...