Since taking over as the band director at Carroll County High School in 2010, Michael Farina has tried to get his students to buy into the philosophy that hard work leads to consistent results. Apparently that message has been received loud and clear.
After a three-day trail, a Grayson County jury found Matthew Steven Jones guilty of first-degree murder and recommended a sentence of life in prison for the 2013 death of his girlfriend Desia Rae George.
With winter weather anticipated to impact portions of southwestern Virginia in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Nov. 26, through the morning of Thursday, Nov. 27, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is urging motorists to monitor weather reports, adjust travel schedules and avoid driving in potentially slick and icy conditions.
While there are many important national issues deserving discussion, this week is a time of Thanksgiving. We all have things for which we should be grateful. But if you are like most, you or a loved one have likely experienced some trials and tribulations during the last year as well.
The Floyd Courthouse Chapter, NSDAR met at the Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall on October 7, 2014. Barbara Spangler, Regent, led the opening Ritual, the Pledge to the Flag of the United States of From:: SWVAToday
The body of missing person Shelly Vessel Gravely, the 34 year old mother of two, has been found, according to Patrick County Sheriff Dan Smith. Henry and Patrick County deputies found Gravely’s remains near George Taylor Road in Henry County just north of the state line at approximately 12:34 AM Saturday morning.