If you run a non-profit, the rule is whenever you can get free help you take it. A group called the Fine HeArts is bringing life to plain white walls for the four and-five year-old head start kids coming next month.
9th District Congressman Morgan Griffith has returned from the Middle East, and a closer look at the conflict there. Griffith was part of a bipartisan delegation that visited Israel during last week's 72-hour cease fire.
Mountain Lake started leaking about ten years ago. This summer, the lake was up to 45 feet deep. Now it is less than 20 feet deep. Scientists have yet to come up with a good explanation for what's happening to the water.
The Corps of Cadets New Cadet Parade was held Saturday, Aug. 23, on the Virginia Tech Drillfield. Hundreds gathered to watch the acceptance of over 330 new members into the Corps of Cadets. The Highty-Tighties performed and Skipper was fired.
Thousands came out to FloydFest to enjoy a variety of musical acts. This year's headlining artists include: Lauryn Hill, Ziggy Marley and Buddy Guy. FloydFest takes place July 23-27. This is the festival's 13th year.