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Monday, February 18, 2019

NWS only has ice for you

Radar projection courtesy of The National Weather Service. The winter weather advisory for much of the area that...

Arthritis: Enemy of those who work

New York reporter and columnist Jimmy Breslin became an early mentor who said one of the first things that could ever...

Buffs, Lady Buffs fall short in district finals

Floyd County High School's Buffaloes and Lady Buffaloes ran into the top-ranked teams of Three Rivers District Thursday night for tournament finals.

Busy Valentines Day kicks off the weekend

Valentines Day 2019 arrives here in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwestern Virginia with sun and clouds and an expected high temperature of 55...

Buffs, Lady Buffs win semi-final matches

Both the Buffaloes and Lady Buffaloes head into Three Rivers District title games Thursday night after convincing wins in semi-final matches Wednesday. The boys reversed...

Living & working as a witness to history

  More than half a century in and around American politics -- hardly an epitaph as one heads into his last years of life. I've lived...

Driving, legally, at 150 miles per hour on the Autobahn

In Germany, with miles and miles of no speed limit Autobahn available, I enjoyed cruising at about 150 in the left lane, flicking my lights when needed to get slower vehicles out of the way.

Better living through chemistry

Spent most of Saturday doing things I haven't been able to do easily in recent weeks.

A lucky guy with some aches and pains

Increasing difficulty walking and weakness of strength in my lower extremities Friday put me before the orthopedic surgeon who saved my right leg after...

Good music & lots more for the weekend

After incredibly warm winter weather for this start of February, cooler weather returns for this second weekend of the Valentine month. Music -- a constant...