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A Trip To One Of The Oldest General Stores In Virginia Is Like Stepping Back In Time

History is all around us here in Virginia. In fact, it’s even possible to set foot inside a store that’s been in business for over 100 years. The Floyd Country Store opened its doors in 1910 and has since become a staple of the southwest Virginia community. In addition to serving as a general store filled with supplies and pantry staples, this spot is also a lively hub of dancing and live music.
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Roanoke County, VAWSLS

Family displaced after Roanoke County house fire

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. – One family is out of a home after a house fire in Roanoke County on Sunday night, according to Roanoke County Fire & Rescue. Authorities said the fire happened around 9 p.m. in the 6600 block of Old Mill Road in Back Creek. When crews first...
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Rocky Mount, VAFranklin News Post

3 Bedroom Home in Rocky Mount - $184,950

Fresh, clean and move in ready, completely remodeled home on private acreage awaits its new owners. New kitchen cabinets and appliances along with an unbelievable master bathroom including a free standing tub. Bold stream at rear of property with a clearing for walking , picknics, or other outdoor activities. Photos do not do this home justice so make plans to come see it now before its gone.
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Christiansburg, VANRVNews

Bower, Shirley Mae

Shirley Mae Bower departed this life on June 29th, 2021 and went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus, in Whom she put her trust. Born April 15th, 1958, Shirley lived 63 years with a courageous spirit and a loving soul. She had highs and lows in life, having...
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Hillsville (VA) Weather Channel

Weather Forecast For Hillsville

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Hillsville: Monday, August 2: Sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy then slight chance of rain showers overnight; Tuesday, August 3: Rain showers likely during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Wednesday, August 4: Chance of rain
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Blacksburg, VAWDBJ7.com

NRV auctioneer sells 3,000 personal historical artifacts

BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - A long-time auctioneer wrapped up selling thousands of personal artifacts over the weekend. Larry Linkous, the owner of Linkous Auctions, cleared out 3,000 of his personal historical artifacts. In just two days, Linkous sold it all at his Blacksburg home. With each item he sold, he...
Martinsville, VAFranklin News Post

6 Bedroom Home in Martinsville - $499,900

**Picturesque 19.48 acres offering a Beautiful Mountain View & Private Lake!** Bring your Fishing pole & Enjoy this Gorgeous Country Setting! Spacious 5Bed Home w/Many Updates, Master Suite w/View to Lake! In-Law Quarters on Lower Level inc Add'l Kitchen, Family Rm, 2Beds, Office, Laundry & Patio. Detached 14x40 Garage/Workshop, 4-Stall Horse Barn, Fenced Pastures, Chicken Coop, Fruit Trees, Garden Area & more! Enjoy Wildlife Galore from the Covered Front Porch & Rear Deck. {Handicap Access, Hardwood Floors, High-speed Internet B2X, Pool table & Hot tub, Farm Tractor & Equipment negotiable.}
Roanoke County, VAwfxrtv.com

Roanoke County home sustains $7,000 in estimated damages after Sunday night fire

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A Roanoke County family is displaced after their home sustained thousands of dollars’ worth of damages in a Sunday night fire. According to the Roanoke County Fire and Rescue Department, crews responded shortly after 9 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 1 to the 6600 block of Old Mill Road in the Back Creek area for a reported residential structure fire.
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Roanoke, VAwfirnews.com

New airport director returns to ROA after 23 years

The airport manager at Dulles International Airport in Northern Virginia will become the new executive director of much-smaller Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport. Mike Stewart is a 38-year industry veteran, and he will succeed Tim Bradshaw, who resigned in January. Stewart was once the Roanoke station manager for Piedmont Airlines. He is scheduled to start on October 4th.
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Fire displaces Roanoke County family of four

NEWS RELEASE: (Roanoke County, VA—August 2, 2021) Roanoke County Fire and Rescue responded at 9:04p.m. on Sunday, August 1, 2021 to the 6600block of Old Mill Road, in the Back Creek area, for the report of a residential structure fire. First arriving crews from Station 11(Back Creek)found light smoke showing from the front door of single-story home. The house was occupied by one adult at the time of the fire. The fire was brought under control in about 10minutes.The adult occupant and his dog both evacuated safely and there were no injuries. There was smoke damage throughout the main floor of the home. A family of four was displaced and are staying with relatives. The Roanoke County Fire Marshal’s Office says the fire was accidental, started in the kitchen and damages are estimated at $7000.
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