Bike Barn serves thousands with fun and fitness

Lindsey Edwards, site manager of the Bike Barn, shows some of the 30 bikes that are loaned from the barn. The Bike Barn is combining fun and fitness on the Dick & Willie Passage. Since it opened several More...

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Workforce Development gets additional financial help

The West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board is getting $1.4 million in extra federal funding to help people out of work for three months or longer receive training they need to More...

Fairystone man stabbed by wife

A Fairystone-area man was stabbed in the chest Tuesday afternoon and was airlifted to West Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C., according to Patrick More...

Bike Barn serves thousands with fun and fitness

Lindsey Edwards, site manager of the Bike Barn, shows some of the 30 bikes that are loaned from the barn. The Bike Barn is combining fun and fitness on the Dick & Willie More...

Roadwatch: Week of July 24 – August 6

FLOYD COUNTY ###      *FLOYDFEST ROAD DELAYS (FLOYD & PATRICK COUNTY) – Traffic delays will occur in the area surrounding Meadows of Dan, Virginia due to the Floydfest More...

Court cases move to sentencing phase in September

Robert Andrew Gilbert is scheduled to be sentenced in September in the death of Daisy Witcher. Gilbert pleaded no contest last week in Pittsylvania County Circuit Court to charges More...

Workforce Development gets financial boost

Virginia has opened its financial aid wallet, but just a bit, to help students in nondegree workforce training programs at More...

Virginia home to more overseas visitors

Virginia welcomed more overseas visitors to the state in 2014. Gov. Terry McAuliffe says 413,000 overseas visitors More...

Auburn Allen Pedigo

Mr. Auburn Allen Pedigo, 78, of Welcome passed away Friday, July 24, 2015 at Brookstone Retirement...

Elder Otis Williams

Otis Williams – 1928 – 2015...

Infant Eimaj Mariah Queen Williams

Infant Eimaj Mariah Queen Williams, 0,  of 1483 Archstone Drive, Cordova, Tenn. passed away, July 21,...

Researchers Say Milk May Not Be as Effective at Strengthening Bones as We Think

capdesign/iStockphoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) — Researchers in Sweden believe that milk may not be as effective More...

Many Americans Living Abroad Consider Renouncing Citizenship

(NEW YORK) — Not everyone who’s an American wants to stay an America, a new report in Forbes magazine reveals. Forbes..

Tis the Season to Get Upset with Early Holiday Decor

(NEW YORK) — It’s that time of year again for stores and we don’t mean Halloween. Most retailers have moved beyond..

Piedmont Arts On Stage Brings UK’s No. 1 Jive and Swing Band to Martinsville

Martinsville, VA —The Jive Aces, the UK’s No. 1 jive and swing band, will bring a high-energy blend of swing, jive, and R&B to..

Don’t Forget About Cool Weather Crops

By Holly Baird For many with gardens, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, and green beans are the summer go-to plants. They start planting..