Kinda sunny and warmer on this President’s Day holiday, but let’s call this the lull before another winter storm warning for our area. The National Weather Service office in Blacksburg has another winter storm warning for Southwestern Virginia, starting at 4 p.m. Tuesday, that could dump four inches or more snow by Wednesday evening. “Next
The winter weather advisory for much of the area that surrounds Floyd County and this part of Southwestern Virginia means temperatures right at freezing along with rain and freezing rain soaking the region. The National Weather Service office in Blacksburg says it should be at its height by noon and continue through about 3 p.m.
New York reporter and columnist Jimmy Breslin became an early mentor who said one of the first things that could ever happen to a old newspaperman was arthritis in the hands and fingers. The creeping advance of the rheumatoid arthritis often makes typing painful and difficult — severe limitations to one who tries to make
Valentines Day 2019 arrives here in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwestern Virginia with sun and clouds and an expected high temperature of 55 degrees. Consider it a valentine from Mother Nature. Valentine’s Day also brings more events on a Thursday than even on a weekend day in Floyd. For fans of Floyd County High
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 through assassination of one American president and attempts on two others, a resignation of yet another president in disgrace, impeachment of still another, primarily for dallying with an intern in
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.