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Quartet Arrested Following Covington Shooting Incident
• Four people have been arrested in connection to a shooting in Covington. • The incident occurred on November 10 and started as an argument that turned physical. • The altercation escalated into a gunfight involving weapons.
Covington ‘gun battle’ leaves four behind bars
COVINGTON, Va. – A quiet street in Covington was the background for what police are calling a “gun battle” just earlier this month on Prospect Street. We spent the day Thursday speaking with neighbors, including one woman who has lived on Prospect Street for nearly 50 years.
Throwback Thursday – Natural wonders of the Alleghany Highlands
November 2018 – Local field biologist, master naturalist and educator Michael Hayslett will present “Natural Wonders of the Alleghany Highlands” on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the Clifton Forge Library’s Michael Armstrong Community Room. (Photo courtesy Clifton Forge Public Library) The post Throwback Thursday – Natural wonders of the Alleghany Highlands appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Revitalizing Communities: The Impact of Historic Theatres and Sustainable Design
In Clifton Forge, VA, the Masonic Amphitheatre and Historic Masonic Theatre stand as beacons of community collaboration, architectural innovation, and economic revitalization. The Masonic Amphitheatre, a project birthed from the efforts of Virginia Tech students, represents a cultural renaissance through its sustainable design and support for local talents. Functionality meets aesthetics with locally sourced materials, while digital fabrication techniques emphasize environmental responsibility.
Buckhorne Country Store and Campground establishes a “Hats Off to the Virginia Opry Room” during a banner Golden Scoop Award Winning Year
CLIFTON FORGE—The Buckhorne Country Store and Campground has won Hershey’s Ice Cream’s top sales award, The Golden Scoop Award, for the 21st year under the ownership of M. Ray Allen and Cherie S. Allen. Ray Allen purchased the campground at an auction in 2000, and since then, the couple has grown the business by 500 […] The post Buckhorne Country Store and Campground establishes a “Hats Off to the Virginia Opry Room” during a banner Golden Scoop Award Winning Year appeared first on The Virginian Review.
CFPC Clothing Closet to be open December 6
Clifton Forge Presbyterian Church Clothing Closet will be open Wednesday, 12/6/2023 from 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. All items are free. Clifton Forge Presbyterian Church is located at 544 Church Street, Clifton Forge. The post CFPC Clothing Closet to be open December 6 appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Clifton Forge as of 2023-11-30. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.268 , according to AAA.
Most Lexington hotels will no longer accept homeless guests
Several Lexington hotels are now refusing to accept homeless guests at a time when demand for housing support has increased. Only one hotel will continue to work with the Rockbridge Area Relief Association, a Lexington nonprofit, to temporarily shelter homeless people. Previously, five hotels worked with the agency, said Shadrey Sands, RARA programs director. Sands declined to identify any of the hotels.
lexington, VA Residents: Your Future Dogs Best Friend Awaits!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around lexington.
New details emerge about police searches during W&L lockdown
(This story first appeared on the Rockbridge Report) Virginia State Police dispatched 17 officers to four different sites as they investigated a threatening email sent to Washington and Lee University officials earlier this month. The police searched the Kappa Sigma fraternity house, W&L’s campus, a downtown church and the Woods...
Alleghany County Board of Supervisors set December 5 meeting agenda
The Alleghany Highlands School Board shall conduct its regular meeting at 7:00 p.m. on December 5, 2023, at its Central Office Complex in Low Moor. On the agenda: CALL TO ORDER: INVOCATION: PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: MINUTES: Approval of the minutes of: (1) a regular meeting held on November 8, 2023. RECOGNITION OF RETIREES FOR 2023 […] The post Alleghany County Board of Supervisors set December 5 meeting agenda appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Four Moons Designs will make all of your holiday shopping wishes come true
CLIFTON FORGE Va. (WVDN) – A small business you need to check out is run by a mother-daughter duo: Autumn and Kristy Morgan, from Clifton Forge, Virginia. Four Moons Designs offers laser cutting and engraving on wood, leather, acrylic, glass and metals. One can work with their in-house designer to bring any idea to life. […] The post Four Moons Designs will make all of your holiday shopping wishes come true appeared first on West Virginia Daily News.
Longtime Chamber Executive Director, Teresa Hammond, Announces Retirement
For the better part of the last 16 years, the Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce & Tourism has been led by Executive Director, Teresa Hammond. As of April 1, 2024, the longtime leader of the Chamber will retire and enjoy traveling and spending more time with her family & friends. “I reflect on how the […] The post Longtime Chamber Executive Director, Teresa Hammond, Announces Retirement appeared first on The Virginian Review.
The Shadow – Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town
Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town… and He’s Bringing 2 New Businesses with Him! As the holidays slowly creep up on the good people of Alleghany County, children prepare their letters to the Little Saint Nick and Rudolph gears up to take flight next month on Christmas Eve, there has been quite a bit of […] The post The Shadow – Santa Claus is Comin’ To Town appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Botetourt Co. man targeted by alleged A.I. phone call using daughter’s voice
BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. – One Botetourt County father received a call many would describe as a parent’s worst nightmare. Parke Slater is a retired law enforcement officer. On Tuesday, it was a typical day when he received a call from a number with a Mexico area code. He...
The Buchanan Swinging Bridge: A Historic Journey Over the James River
Nestled in the heart of Virginia, the Buchanan Swinging Bridge is more than just a crossing over the James River; it's a journey through time and a testament to the enduring spirit of the region. Spanning 366 feet and rising 57.5 feet above the water, this historic landmark dates back to its initial construction in 1851. Originally a toll bridge for the Buchanan Turnpike Company, it has witnessed the harsh realities of the Civil War, including being burned down by Confederate General McCausland in 1864, only to rise again from its ashes.
Alleghany County/City of Covington Adult Drug Treatment Court’s 2023 Graduation
Brandon Knick and Ryan Robertson made up the 2nd class to graduate from the Alleghany County/City of Covington Adult Drug Treatment Court, with an audience of a little of over 50 in attendance, last Tuesday afternoon. The Honorable Edward Stein, Alleghany County Circuit Court Judge, welcomed the audience to the program’s 2nd graduation and Ingrid […] The post Alleghany County/City of Covington Adult Drug Treatment Court’s 2023 Graduation appeared first on The Virginian Review.
63-year-old woman dies in Botetourt County crash
BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. – A Botetourt County crash has claimed the life of a 63-year-old woman, according to Virginia State Police. On Monday, Nov. 27, at about 4:30 p.m., Kimberly Ann Painter was headed north in a 2004 Jeep Liberty on Route 11. While driving, Painter ran off the...
Forrest Memorial Church annual Christmas program December 3
Forrest Memorial Church of Sweet Chalybeate will have their annual Christmas program entitled “Chaos in Bethlehem” on Sunday, December 3rd, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. There will be special music by Becky Johnson and Marylin Wickline. Pastor William “Bill” Keeney invites the public to attend. There will be food and refreshments after the program. A visit […] The post Forrest Memorial Church annual Christmas program December 3 appeared first on The Virginian Review.
Vehicle crash causing delays on ALT VA-220 in Botetourt County cleared
BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR)– VDOT reports the vehicle crash causing delays on ALT VA-220 in Botetourt County has been cleared. All south lanes have been reopened at this time. – BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WFXR)– The Virginia Department of Transportation is reporting a car crash near Read Mountain Rd. is causing...