Day: October 8, 2015

Musings

Doing the time for doing the crime

Floyd County deputies led former assistant county treasurer Kristie Dawn Turman out of the Circuit Courtroom Tuesday morning after Judge Marc Long sentenced her to more than five years in prison for embezzling more than $37,000 in taxpayer funds. As my story in The Floyd Press reported, Long said she violated the trust of the

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Musings

Natural Bridge ‘ain’t what it used to be’

Last year, about 18 months ago, new owners took over Natural Bridge south of Lexington with plans to revive the the place called on one the “Seven Natural Wonders of the World.” Now the plan, which included turning the attraction into a Virginia State park is in trouble with debts piling up and the sewage

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