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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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First weekend of April promises a lot

Welcome to April.  Does the time seem to fly by in 2019? First Saturday of the month brings The Floyd Radio Show at the Country Store at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, the international draw of The Friday Night Jamboree, Sunday music jams at Wildwood Farms and the Country Store, an afternoon benefit concert on Saturday at

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70th edition of The Floyd Radio Show

Another great night of music, skits and entertainment at The Floyd Radio Show at The Country Store on Saturday. The music came from The Sunny Mountain Serenaders, a trio of old-time players featuring Mark Campbell on fiddler, Mac Traynham with banjo and harmonica and John Schwab on backup guitar; Gina Furtado on banjo, her sister

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First weekend of 2019: Chance Harman Classic, Radio Show & More

The annual Chance Harman Memorial Classic Basketball Tournament takes to the court at the new gym at Floyd County High School Friday and Saturday with games featuring many teams. Floyd County takes on Gate City at 6 pm Saturday. The first Floyd Radio Show of the new year features Shadowgrass and The Thundering Tardigrades as

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December weekend with music, arts and Santa

Floyd’s Christmas parade, The Radio Show and more arrives on this first weekend of December. Santa arrives with floats, bands and festivities Sunday afternoon in the county’s annual Christmas parade that begins at 3 p.m. The Floyd Radio Show offers music, comedy and more at the Country Store at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and other venues

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A fun upcoming weekend of music, arts, more

Since Wednesday is Halloween, consider this weekend starting then and continuing through Sunday evening. Sheriff’s Department deputies will route traffic off Oxford Street at Gardner Funeral Home from 5 to 8:30 pm to help kids and families celebrating the annual night of costumes and trick or treat goodies. Free lunch at the Plenty Farm at

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Great music and pleasant memories at the Floyd Radio Show

Saturday night provided a double dose of personal pleasure. I’ve had the honor of filming the Floyd Radio Show at the Floyd Radio Show since its first Saturday night event eight years ago.  Last Saturday night provided a chance to once again film The Wildmans, the Floyd family band that I first photographed and filmed

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Floyd Radio Show opens for eighth season

The Floyd Radio Show kicked off its eighth season Saturday night at the Country Store with music from The Original Orchard Grass String Band, After Jack and Allison DeGroot & Tatiana Hargreaves along with skits and more.

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Floyd Radio Show closes out season, returns in the fall

The Floyd Radio Show closed out its current season Saturday night at the Country Store with a musical mix that included old-time classics, gospel and even some ragtime mixed in from groups that included Five Mile Mountain Road, Richie & Rosie and the Little River Missionary Baptist Church Choir. The next season of the mix

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First weekend of May: Enjoy the Spring

First weekend of May.  Saturday brings opening weekend of Farmers Market on South Locust Street and the Radio Show Saturday night at Floyd Country Store. This weekend also brings the Spring 16 Hands Studio Tour and much, much more. Spring is underway in Floyd County and Southwestern Virginia. Some of the events, courtesy of the

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