| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:02 AM
Expect delays if you're traveling to the annual Hillsville Flea Market and Gun Show Labor Day weekend.
The event will be held on Friday, September 2 through Monday, September 5. Those not attending the flea market and gun show should avoid the area...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 10:51 AM
Last season, the Galax Maroon Tide won nine games under first year head coach Mark Dixon, a former star at UVA and with the Miami Dolphins. Dixon has his team primed for another run this year, starting Friday night against Glenvar and Virginia Tech...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 2:47 PM
A new program in Southwest Virginia is encouraging career-driven students to peruse college, instead of immediately starting work after high school.
Hillsville, Galax, Carroll County and Grayson County high schools are partnering together to offer the...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 9:13 AM
New ownership is in the works for a Galax hospital.
Duke Lifepoint Healthcare could soon own and operate Twin County Regional Healthcare (TCRH), in Galax.
The TCRH Board of Directors signed a partnership agreement with Duke, giving Duke Lifepoint an 80%...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Two employees of a Galax non-profit organization have been fired after police launch an investigation into misuse of funds at Rooftop of Virginia.
Rooftop of Virginia helps combat poverty by educating and training low-income residents to help them find...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 8:07 AM
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Virginia Military Institute
- 4:35 p.m. on the VMI Parade Ground
- Parade is open to the public free of charge.
- Two plaques honoring alumni who have died in service to...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 8:24 AM
A moonshine operation has been busted in Grayson County.
The sheriff’s office seized 18 one-gallon jugs of alcohol and nearly 40 jars.
They also took a 22-caliber revolver.
Working on a tip, the sheriff's office got a search...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 1:26 PM
It's time now for a trip through the single A ranks. The Glenvar Highlanders haven't lost since a season opening overtime setback at the hands of Galax. But the schedule is about to get a whole lot tougher, starting tonight at Covington.
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:31 PM
The director of an organization that helps the poor is under investigation for embezzling money.
Rooftop of Virginia is a non-profit organization in Galax that helps combat poverty by educating and training low-income residents to help them find work....
| Oct 5, 2011
| 1:20 PM
A Galax man recieved a big honor for his work preventing forest fires.
David Edwards was given the national Smokey Bear award at a ceremony at Claytor Lake, Wednesday.
Edwards has worked for the Department of Forestry for 25 years as a forest...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 7:50 AM
New Jobs are on the way to Galax.
Governor McDonnell announced Wednesday morning that Albany Industries will expand its business in Galax. The expansion will create 335 new jobs over a three-year period. Fifty to 75 people will initially be hired. ...
| May 31, 2011
| 5:31 AM
Forty-thousand gallons of manure spilled into Eagle Bottom Creek in Grayson County Monday.
Health officials are warning people against boating, swimming or any recreational activities in the New River, from Fries and the New River Bridge at I-77....