Day: March 25, 2018

Sheriff, deputies, residents rally to help

Just before the snow kicked in Saturday, Floyd County Deputy Sheriff Brian Craig and several of his deputies and other helpers served food and took care of the overflow crowd at Blue Ridge Cafe fundraiser for Dennis Alderman after a tree leveled his home during the massive wind storms earlier this month. Breakfast diners waited

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Power outages as snow finally stops

Power outages and rapidly accumulating snow blanketed the area Saturday night and into Sunday with more than 58,000 Appalachian Power customers in the dark and cold in areas along the Blue Ridge Parkway and massive blackouts in Pulaski County. Snow accumulations of up to 16 inches hit some areas of the New River Valley, including

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