Parts of Christiansburg were without power for most of the day Sunday.
Folks there were happy they didn't have to pack up and head elsewhere to keep warm.
They got the good news that the power was back on early Sunday evening.
Power crews were working overtime to restore electricity in the area.
It may be as late as Tuesday until all Appalachian Power customers have their power back though.
Your Hometown News Leader spoke with people who were grateful to have the conveniences of their home back up and running.
"I've just been trying to go places and take a hot shower, I just want a hot shower. But now, I can come home, relax in my own house and watch tv," said Chelsea Webster.
Thursday's storm knocked out power for thousands throughout the New River Valley.