Floyd County Newswire

Floyd County Newswire

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  1. Lady Bulldogs fall to Chatham in 2C finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... "We didn't play at all in the first half," said Martinsville coach Charles Holland. "We were jacked up to play Floyd County. We came out here and just said "It's Chatham.'" When Chatham played physical. Martinsville did not match it with intensity. ...


  2. Martinsville tops Floyd County to earn berth in Class 2 state tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville Head Coach Charlie Holland and the rest of the Martinsville bench celebrate a defensive stop in the final minute of Thursday's Region 2C semifinal win over Floyd County.


  3. Special Weather Statement issued February 13 at 2:48AM EST expiring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WSOCTV

    NCZ001-002-018-VAZ015>017-032-131300- Ashe-Alleghany Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd, and Stuart 248 AM EST Tue Feb 13 2018 ...Patchy Freezing Rain Possible through Mid Morning... Spotty light precipitation will be moving across the North Carolina mountains, foothills, and into southwest Virginia, roughly from Watauga County North Carolina northeast to Floyd County Virginia. Surface temperatures in some of the higher elevations in particular will be near the freezing mark early this morning.


  4. Carrolla s Caviness wins Three Rivers District wrestling titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | The Carroll News

    ... Glenvar was second with 135 points, followed by James River (108), Radford (91), Carroll County (88) and Floyd County (65). File photo Carroll County's Elijah Caviness claimed a Three Rivers District wrestling championship on Feb. 3 at James River ...


  5. Carroll JVs prevail against AlleghanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | The Carroll News

    ... 7 against James River. In earlier games this season, Carroll defeated William Fleming 55-28, Glenvar 61-13, Floyd County 51-48, Giles 39-19, Blacksburg 38-29, Alleghany 42-33, Radford 35-33, and James River 58-15, but lost two straight, to Floyd ...


  6. Cavs end skid with OT win at AlleghanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | The Carroll News

    File photo Carroll County's Weston Burcham lifts up a floater over the Floyd County defense in this a file photo from earlier this season. Burcham led the Cavaliers with 19 points Wednesday in an overtime win at Alleghany.


  7. Carter leads Carroll romp of BuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | The Carroll News

    Allen Worrell/The Carroll News Carroll County's Mariah Carter attacks the lane for two of her career-high 32 points Tuesday in the Cavaliers' 77-58 Three Rivers District win over Hillsville. Carroll County's Danielle Gallimore tries to control the ball under pressure from a Floyd County defender Tuesday in the Cavaliers' 77-58 victory.


  8. Cavs drop heartbreaker at FloydRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | The Carroll News

    Allen Worrell/The Carroll News Carroll County's Adam Horton breaks free for one of his three slam dunks Thursday in a 58-55 overtime loss at Floyd County. Horton scored a game-high 35 points for the Cavaliers in the loss.


  9. Lady Cavs smother Floyd 61-43Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | The Carroll News

    Allen Worrell/The Carroll News Carroll County's Mariah Carter goes strong to the hoop for two of her game-high 26 points Thursday in the Cavs' 61-43 victory at Floyd County. Carroll County's Madi Dalton and Laken Alley smother Floyd County's Abi Belshan on Thursday in the Cavs' 61-43 win.


  10. SPLOST priorities emergingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Rome News

    The guilty plea this week of a man who killed his cellmate in the Floyd County Jail underscored the need for a larger medical facility - with a separate section to house inmates who are mentally ill.


  11. Area roundup: Bassett boys, girls fall to ChathamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Wilson 12; B. Price 11; K. Hylton 4; K. Jones 4;A. Gauldin 2; T. Stone 2 A 17 point fourth quarter helped carry Floyd County to a 10-point win over Patrick County Wednesday, 46-36 in Floyd. Patrick County shot just 25 percent on the night, though ...


  12. Virginia Tech next road test for RadfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Hokies carry a five-game winning streak into Wednesday's game with visiting Radford. Radford guard and former Floyd County star Caleb Tanner (left) drives against Ohio State forward Jae'Sean Tate a Radford loss at Ohio State last month. Radford will ...


  13. Inmate who escaped from the courthouse sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Rome News

    A Sheriff's deputy and Georgia State Trooper take Dustin Earl Cotton, a prisoner who escaped from the Floyd County Courthouse Monday morning, to a waiting patrol vehicle and a trip back to jail after nearly 12 hours on the run Monday.


  14. Buffs blank Carroll 28-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The Carroll News

    Photos by Velvet Creed Leonard Carroll County's Connor Horton tries to break free from a Floyd County defender Friday night in a Three Rivers District contest in Hillsville. The visiting Buffaloes prevailed 28-0.


  15. 1 killed, 1 injured in car crash in Floyd CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    A 2004 Chevrolet Impala was southbound on Virginia 730, near Virginia 749, about 7:20 p.m. when it ran off the left side of the road, then crossed the road to the right side and then struck several trees, state police said.


  16. Del. Sam Rasoul introduces pilot program for Democrats to reach out to rural votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... office will pay for the case manager, who is a trained social worker. Rasoul is firming up plans with the Floyd County Democratic Committee this week and expects volunteers to begin making calls to Floyd-area residents next week. He hopes the ...


  17. Friday football analysis: Despite loss to Floyd, Cougars see hope in what they could becomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Despite a 48-0 loss to Floyd County Friday night in Stuart, Patrick County football coach David Morrison saw glimpses from the Buffaloes of what his team could become in the future.


  18. Five years after wreck claimed one son and injured another's brain, family enduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and Steven enjoyed long hikes. On a day the family describes as a typical lazy Sunday, the brothers set off for Floyd County so Aaron could collect his deer stand. Afterward, he decided to show Steven a few favorite places in Craig County. They were ...


  19. Arts & Extras: 'Photography as an art' opens in FloydRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... that makes great photography. William Russell Young, an expert in the history of photography who is based in Floyd County, has pulled together works from six photographers from around the country for "Old Lands, New Visions," which opens Aug. 11 in ...


  20. Lemmon: Labor statistics tell allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Research Center. Not so well-publicized has been the growth of the employment sectors in Radford and rural Floyd County, with Radford spurred on in part by the continued growth of Radford University and its ever-expanding facility and by Floyd ...