Craig County Child Care Center to introduce new VECF grant

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer Preschool children learning their letters and spelling at Craig County Child Care Center, CCCCC. Pictured are; Ryan, Jeremiah, Maggie, Gunner, Thomas, Chloe and...

‘Hope for humanity’

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer Dr. Gene Conti, author of the Triology Satan’s Gambit, said he enjoyed talking with his readers about the novel. The phrase ‘let freedom...

Back to school: Drivers be careful; teachers hear National Teacher Hall of Famer

The Botetourt County Sheriff’s Office reminds residents that county public schools opened today (Wednesday) and motorists should watch for stopped school buses and...

James River FFA scores another honor, one of 10 finalists for National FFA’s highest...

The National FFA Organization has named the James River High School FFA Chapter as one of 10 finalists for the Model of Excellence recognition...

Fincastle Frolic has town tour, open houses, lectures, book signings, live music, more Friday

The Town of Fincastle is hosting the fifth annual Fincastle Frolic this Friday when residents and visitors will be able enjoy strolling tours of...

Dodson announces he’s starting campaign to run for re-election as supervisor

Todd Dodson officially started his campaign for re-election to the Amsterdam District seat on the Botetourt County Board of Supervisors this past week. Dodson is...

BTEC staff takes a work day at Habitat for Humanity home

Special education teacher Penny Page cuts insulation. Brian Clark from Habitat for Humanity (red hat) gives instructions to welding instructor Chris Zalewski, health assistant instructor...

County Fair has Friday evening lineup and lots of activities on Saturday

Narrow Path Bluegrass will be on the stage Friday evening, Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. for a free concert to help kick off the...

NRV Fair derby taken by Craig

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer 35 – Corey Trivette (first place) and 21 – Donnie Wayne Fisher (second place). PJ Welch (56) and Derek Dudding (13) both...

Local teacher leading his students to be ‘ahead in the computer world’

Pam Dudding-Burch Contributing writer Geoff Boyer, one of five Master teachers of AP Computer Science Principles, was selected to instruct approximately 40 teachers from around the country...

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