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Lots to do for this weekend

Here we are at the last weekend of January, the first month of 2019 and, perhaps, the first weekend where we have not had a winter storm watch or warning, no flood watch or warning and no high wind alerts. That, alone is reason enough and celebrate the weekend but it will be a chilly

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Weekend activities include snow & ice

Music, arts and more for Floyd County for this weekend, along with forecasts of a snow storm arriving Saturday evening and dropping the white stuff, along with ice n the area though Sunday night. Suggestion:  Check with the venues before venturing out on Saturday evening. Have a good weekend and keep an eye on the

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A busy Thanksgiving weekend ahead

Thanksgiving Weekend 2018 kicks off on Thursday with meals at Tuggles Gap, Check Elementary School, Ray’s Restaurant and Blue Ridge Cafe in Floyd. Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year, follows with open houses, sales and more at retail establishments throughout Floyd County.  Their motto and ours:  Shop locally! And, of course, the

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Music, arts & ‘thanks’ to Vets this weekend

Thursday, November 8 Floyd Moves It! Thursday, Jessie Peterman Memorial Library, 321 W. Main St., Floyd, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Scrabble Club, Jessie Peterman Memorial Library, 321 W. Main St., Floyd, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM Banjo Workshop with Adam Hurt, The Floyd Country Store, 206 South Locust Street, Floyd, 5:30 PM – 8:00

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A fun upcoming weekend of music, arts, more

Since Wednesday is Halloween, consider this weekend starting then and continuing through Sunday evening. Sheriff’s Department deputies will route traffic off Oxford Street at Gardner Funeral Home from 5 to 8:30 pm to help kids and families celebrating the annual night of costumes and trick or treat goodies. Free lunch at the Plenty Farm at

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Busy weekend coming. Have fun!

Halfway through October already? Yep and there’s a busy weekend coming up for those who love music, history, spooky tours, arts and crafts. So much to do and so little time to do it all. Check out the selected events, courtesy of the Floyd Tourism Office and check out details and other events on their

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Homecoming, senior night and weekend fun

Floyd County High School honors its seniors at volleyball Thursday night at the new gym before the varsity match against Radford.  Football against Glenbar Friday night includes homecoming, postponed last month because of storms that left a soggy field.  Festivities begin at halftime. Sports are not the only events for a busy weekend in and

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Jammin’ at the Floyd Country Store on a Sunday afternoon

Fans of old time traditional and bluegrass music gather each Sunday afternoon for a long and enjoyable jam session of musicians and impromptu dancers at The Floyd Country Store. The store’s internationally-known Friday Night Jamboree in the 1960s and 70s at what was then Cockram’s General Store began with jam sessions around a wood burning

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