Giles County Newswire

Giles County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Giles County, VA.

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  1. Virginia resort Mountain Lake Lodge offers 'Dirty Dancing' weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVR Richmond

    Mountain Lake Lodge in Pembroke, Virginia, 232 miles southwest of Richmond in Giles County, was the hotel where parts of the 1987 hit movie Dirty Dancing were filmed. "Mountain Lake Lodge is Kellerman's," Heidi Stone, the hotel's general manager, told ABC News .

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  2. Representatives highlight benefits of nanotechnology during Giles Co. visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... to the sample's backside found it still cool to the touch. The cutting-edge polymer, created by NanoSonic in Giles County, is part of the rapidly expanding field of nanotechnology - a small science with big potential for the nation's military and ...

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  3. Museum examines Mary Draper Ingles legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Southwest Times

    ... and another captive escaped and walked over 500 miles following the Ohio, Kanawha and New rivers to present-day Giles County, where she was found by German settler Adam Harmon.

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  4. Bear sightings should decrease soonRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 16 | Southwest Times

    ... ears in the same spring, " says Randall Bales of Dublin. Last month, Bales spotted a black bear on Route 100 in Giles County and another while he was parked outside the New River Valley Regional Jail in Dublin.

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  5. Man who failed to complete sentence back in jailRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Southwest Times

    A Giles County man has been returned to jail to serve nine days remaining on a sentence he failed to complete last fall. Gary Clayton Turner, 49, of Newport, was ordered last August to serve 30 days of a 120-day jail sentence on an assault and battery conviction in Pulaski County Circuit Court.

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  6. Students' support helps re-energize pipeline opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... dance to music by the Indian Run String Band during a Mountain Valley Pipeline protest hosted by Preserve Giles County and Preserve Newport Historic Properties at the Newport Recreation Center. Lauren Malhotra, a junior at Virginia Tech studying ...

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  7. Bulldogs fall in conference title game to GilesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... was solely a matter of seeding, Bulldog head coach Pete Scouras said he was disappointed after a 6-2 loss to Giles County. "They came out ready to play and we didn't; we got off to a slow start and they made us pay for that," Scouras said. "They ...

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  8. Martinsville's Mazurek, Easley sweep Conference 38 ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... hip Thursday. Malik Dillard posted seven saves in goal to seal the win for the Bulldogs. Martinsville will play Giles County tonight at 7 p.m. at Smith River Sports Complex.

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  9. ACC official Doug Rhoads remembered fondlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... to many." Two of Rhoads' closest associates were Virginia-based football officials David Epperley from Giles County and Watts Key from Bedford County. Epperley officiated outside of the ACC for 18 years before he was hired by Rhoads in 2010. ...

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  10. Giles woman injured in Pulaski County crashRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | Southwest Times

    An 18-year-old Giles County woman was injured Saturday when she ran off Route 100 in Pulaski County just after 7:30 a.m. Capt. Jeff Saunders with Pulaski County Sheriff's Office said Santanna D. Rhodes was northbound when her vehicle ran off the road and she overcorrected, causing it to crash into a guardrail near New River Valley Airport.

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  11. Farmers' market vendor training set for April 28Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | Virginia Farm Bureau

    ... A light box lunch will be available for $8 per person. To register, call Christy Mutter, Extension agent in Giles County, at 540-921-3455, or email [email protected] by April 21. The farm-fresh pledge is back, with potentially big benefits RICHMOND - ...

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  12. College Football: Glenvar players commit to FerrumRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    ... campaigns are the best in school history and the Highlanders were able to defeat long-time state gridiron power Giles County three times. a Stigal is a 5-foot-10, 175-pound wide receiver/defensive back who garnered first team All-State accolades in ...

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  13. A question of effect: Pipelines vs. mortgages, property values, insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... closes the door of an original dairy barn located on her property that she shares with Susan Edwards, 69, of Giles County. Pam Humphrey, 72 (left) and Susan Edwards, 69, (right) live on a ten acre property that may be affected by the Mountain Valley ...

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  14. New River cleanup campaign gets backingRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Southwest Times

    ReNew the New, a river cleanup campaign sponsored by Giles County, will now include the Little River in Floyd County, in addition to the New River. The New River Valley Regional Commission is encouraging Pulaski County to be part of the annual cleanup.

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  15. A Soldier's StoryRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2013 | From On High

    ... they had and made the journey over the mountain to Wytheville, the only town in the area, and to Narrows in Giles County to enlist. When the company had enough recruits, its official designation became Company F, 45th Regiment, Virginia Volunteers. ...

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  16. Relocated portion of Appalachian Trail to make official debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | WCAV

    While hikers already know about it, a new Giles County section of the Appalachian Trail is set to make its official debut. The trail is relocated from one that used to wind through Pearisburg streets.

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  17. Franklin County student wins spelling bee with 'convalesce'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    ... "crouton," "trafficking," "tutelary" and "sonnet." Rae Broyles, a seventh-grader at Macy McClaugherty School in Giles County misspelled "waterloo" in the fourth round. When she got back to her seat in the audience, her father kissed her forehead and ...

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  18. A Soldier's StoryRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2013 | From On High

    ... they had and made the journey over the mountain to Wytheville, the only town in the area, and to Narrows in Giles County to enlist. When the company had enough recruits, its official designation became Company F, 45th Regiment, Virginia Volunteers. ...

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  19. State Supreme Court will not hear MVP land surveys appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | WCAV

    ... permission as long as the company has followed notification procedures outlined in the statute. In August, a Giles County judge had rejected an argument that the law provided for an unconstitutional "taking" of property without compensation. The ...

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  20. Virginia Supreme Court affirms right to survey without owner's permissionRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    ... including certified letters declaring the company's intent and identifying the dates of entry. In August, Giles County Circuit Court Judge Robert Turk rejected the argument of property owners in Giles County and their attorneys from Appalachian ...

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