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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

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...

Temperatures could reach 72 degrees Thursday

Enjoy the warm weather over the next couple of days because winter returns with arctic blasts over the weekend. The National Weather Service forecasts a...

Tough, in-your-face basketball between Floyd and Glenvar

Busy night for the Floyd County High School Lady Buffaloes varsity team as they took on a tough Glenvar team last Friday night on...

How cold is it? Pretty darn chilly

Back in the Tonight Show heydays of Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon would often ask: "How cold is it?" The...

If newspapers die, can journalism survive?

Over the last 15 years, I've watched newspapers around the nation cut back and now must ponder death of news profession itself.

Lady Buffaloes down Radford’s Bobcats

If the Radford Lady Bobcats planned on revenge against the Floyd County Lady Buffaloes Friday night, the plan didn't work. The Lady Buffs downed the...

Lady Buffs beat Giles as new week begins

Even with schools closed Monday, the Lady Buffaloes traveled to Pearisburg Monday evening to beat Giles 68-49 with Alexis Kiser scoring 21 points, Abby Spence 17 and Brookelynn Hall 11.

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King

“I have a dream,” Dr. Martin Luther King told more than 250,000 people on the National Mall in Washington, DC, on August 28, 1963. “My four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.”

High winds, chance of snow Sunday

High wind warning takes effect in Floyd and surrounding counties Sunday at 7 a.m. for the following 24 hours with northwest 25 miles per hour with gusts up to 65 mph.