Day: November 1, 2014

New owners for The Floyd Country Store

Ownership of The Floyd Country Store, home of the Friday Night Jamboree, changed hands at midnight Friday as Woody and Jackie Crenshaw sold the business to Dylan Locke and Heather Krantz of Floyd.

When Woody Crenshaw announced the sale shortly after 9 p.m. Friday, the stunned crowd reacted first with shock, then with congratulations to the new owners and thanks for the Crenshaws for nearly 10 years of stewardship of the area landmark.

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Halloween is not just for kids

Halloween is just for kids? Don’t bet on it. More than a few in costume at The Friday Night Jamboree in Floyd were more than a few years past childhood — at least in terms of years if not mental state. There were witches, vikings, princesses, hillbillies, cowboys and even a young man in a

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Yes, that’s snow outside

A thin covering of the white stuff greets Floyd Countians and other areas of Southwestern Virginia this morning as parts of the storm that falls heavier west of Interstate 77 brings some of it here. We’re on the edge of the winter storm warning and forecasters expect an inch or two — perhaps slightly more

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