Thursday Jun 13
Trooper receives - Superintendent's Award'
State Trooper Matthew W. Coake, who is assigned to the Dublin Virginia State Police office, recently was awarded the "Superintendent's Award for Outstanding Promotion of Highway Safety."
Hundreds turn out for - Run to the Wall'
Several hundred veterans and their families and friends battled cool, windy weather early Saturday morning to attend the Veterans Ride for Freedom Memorial Ceremony and then head out to Washington D.C. as part of the nationwide Run to the Wall.
Virginia Congressman Morgan Griffith, Delegate Joseph Yost and RAAP Commander LTC Byron Penland will appear at the Fifteenth Annual Memorial Day Service at the gazebo in Radford's Bisset Park on Monday, May 27 at 11 a.m., as part of the Radford Memorial Day weekend activities.
Franklin County artist to perform Saturday
Photo by Leah Prater: Travis Starkey of Franklin County will be performing with Cheryl Lunsford on the Heartwood Stage Saturday from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. The second annual Crooked Road Youth Music Festival at Heartwood on Saturday, May 11 will present some of the most talented young performers in the region.