Hundreds of parade goers lined the roads and filled many parking lots in Meadows of Dan Saturday as the Meadows of Dan Community Association’s Christmas Parade got underway.The Floyd County High School Marching Band, Merry Grinchmas, and many church floats with at least one proclaiming “Jesus is the reason for the season,” were joined by 4-wheelers, horses/riders, antique vehicles and others to the delight of many. Santa Claus also made a special appearance at the end of the parade.Businesses were among the top parade winners. The MOD Salon earned first-place. Capewell came in second place and Poor Farmer’s Market with...Read more
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia NAACP said Tuesday it was “deeply disappointed” after receiving “scant” information of substance in response to a wide-ranging public records request it made with the state’s Republican attorney general about his new election integrity unit. After expressing concerns that the unit could lend credence to election-fraud conspiracies, the civil
WASHINGTON (AP) — Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes was convicted Tuesday of seditious conspiracy for a violent plot to overturn President Joe Biden’s election, handing the Justice Department a major victory in its massive prosecution of the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection. A Washington, D.C., jury found Rhodes guilty of sedition after three days of deliberations in the
BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Abingdon 78, Tazewell 66 Amherst County 60, Waynesboro 33 Annandale 65, Bethel 60 Banner Christian 75, Fuqua School 34 Bayside 49, Salem-Va. Beach 48 Benedictine 80, Clover Hill 45 Blue Ridge School 65, New Covenant 25 Carmel 70, The Covenant School 26 Cave Spring 62, William Byrd 34 Courtland 62, Riverbend 57
Traffic safety experts urge motorists to be sun-glare aware at sunrise and sunset this time of year. According to the National...