Category: Entertainment

Sammy Shelor and Springfield Exit: A night of great bluegrass

Banjo extraordinaire Sammy Shelor joined in with Springfield Exit Saturday night before an enthusiastic crowd at the Floyd Country Store. As one would expect from musicians with an international following, they delivered incredible bluegrass music on a fall night in Floyd. Shelor’s appearances with fellow banjo lover Steve Martin, who is also a comedian and

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Sammy Shelor headlines a big weekend lineup

The banjo wizardry of Sammy Shelor takes over the stage of The Floyd County Store Saturday with Springfield Exit as a highlight of this October weekend in and around Floyd County. Lots of other music as well, with the Friday Night Jamboree, Cover Dawg at Buffalo Mountain Brewery and the Thrillbillyz at Dogtown on Friday.

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Music, arts, yoga, cancer benefit & more

Besides music, art, yoga and other events this upcoming weekend, volleyball fans can support efforts to fight cancer Thursday night as the Floyd County High School Lady Buffaloes Varsity and Junior Varsity face off against Carroll County’s Lady Cavaliers. The action begins at 5:30 p.m. with the JV match, followed by Varsity at 7:00 p.m.

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Large crowd, cool weather for Arts & Crafts Festival

A large throng moved through the myriad arts & crafts booths that filled both gymnasiums at Floyd County High School and overflowed out on the grass in front of the building for two-day Annual Arts & Crafts Festival in Floyd this year. More photos and a complete story by editor Ashley Spinx in the next

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Arts & Crafts Festival in Floyd this weekend

The annual Arts and Crafts Festival brings fans from around the region into Floyd this weekend for Saturday and Sunday of this week, signaling the start of October and Fall. Floyd County High School athletics also brings out sports fans Thursday and Friday with volleyball matches against Radford on Thursday and varsity football facing Giles

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Fun events for the final weekend of Sept.

Fun here in the country. Lots to do in and around Floyd this weekend. The events listed below come to us courtesy of The Floyd Tourism Office.  For additional information, please check out their website. Have fun and please be careful out there. Thu, Sep 26 Henry Hardt’s Mudcats Buffalo Mountain Brewery & McDaniel’s Tavern,

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Music, sports, VW buses and more for the weekend

Music, sports and more this weekend in and around Floyd County. The Floyd County High School Middle School, JV and Varsity Lady Lady Buffaloes volleyball squads face the Giles Lady Spartans at the FCHS gym Thursday, beginning at 4:30 p.m. for the middle schoolers, 5:30 for JV and varsity matches starting at 7 p.m. Varsity

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Reflections on a great, busy Saturday in Floyd County

A gorgeous fall day greeted Floyd County Saturday to help a number of events throughout the area. Blue skies and sunshine covered those who gathered for High Noon for Hope, the benefit for the Joshua Cantrell Memorial Scholarship Fund established for the memory of the youngster who died from a rare form of cancer. The

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Floyd Radio Show, Americana Music Festival & more this weekend

A full season of The Floyd Radio Show kicks off Saturday night at The Floyd Country Store, The Floyd Americana Music Festival entertains in Lineberry Park Saturday afternoon, while music hits the stage at High Noon for Hope, in memory of Joshua Cantrell at Triple J Palace on Black Ridge Road. The first full weekend

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