GilesCoVa News

  • Ice Cream Adventures

    Do you need a summer treat to beat the heat? Don’t we all! Giles County has some spectacular places to grab a cold, sweet ice cold treat! With the days getting longer, and much hotter, everyone needs to stay cool. Here are some of the few places to...

  • RAVE Alert System
    RAVE Emergency Notification Clarification

    ***For Clarification*** The original post about this new software may give someone the impression that they can text 9-1-1 directly. While we will have that capability in the near future, this new software will not allow an originating text to come i...

  • Giles County Schools Prepares to Start its 7th Year of Summer Feeding

    Giles County Schools Prepares to Start its 7th Year of Summer Feeding   Giles County, VA- Giles County Public Schools is once again participating in the Summer Food Service Program. FREE meals will be provided to all children through age 18 at ...

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    GILES COUNTY EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION CHANGE

    ***For Clarification*** [6/12/19] The original post about this new software may give someone the impression that they can text 9-1-1 directly. While we will have that capability in the near future, this new software will not allow an originating text...

  • Family READS Program at Pearisburg Public Library

    Family READS Program at Pearisburg Public Library   Family READS | A Reading Skills and English Learning Program for Families   PARENTS will strengthen their reading and English skills, and learn how to read with their children! CHILDREN ...

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    Stage Set for The Crooked Road’s 5TH Annual Mountains of Music Homecoming

    Stage Set for The Crooked Road’s 5TH Annual Mountains of Music Homecoming   Abingdon, Virginia – Tributes to icons of Appalachian music, concerts on floating stages, and dancers equipped with motion sensors are all part of The Crooked Road...

  • Giles County Schools Prepares to Start its 7th Year of Summer Feeding

    Giles County Schools Prepares to Start its 7th Year of Summer Feeding   Giles County Public Schools is once again participating in the Summer Food Service Program. FREE meals will be provided to all children through age 18 at the following loca...

  • Curesaders Relay for Life Raffle

      Raffle tickets are available for a Walther PPS 9mm pistol with 2 magazines as a fund raiser for the County Curesaders Relay for Life team. Tickets are $1 each and can be purchased at the County Administration Office at 315 N. Main Street, Pear...

  • Pie Throwing Relay for Life Opportunity

      In an effort to raise money for Relay for Life, the County Curesaders team is hosting a Pie Throwing opportunity.  Anyone interested in bidding to throw a pie at the participants listed below, please send your bids to mbray@gilescounty.org  ...

  • Pearis Cemetery-A Short Stroll on the Appalachian Trail

    Pearis Cemetery-A Short Stroll on the AT Written by Teresa Fletcher   I’ve had a few people tell me that they’d love to go on a hike on the Appalachian Trail, but they just don’t think they can climb a mountain. I always reply to this that...