GilesCoVa News

  • ACCE Opportunity too Good to Pass Up

    ACCE Opportunity too Good to Pass Up   Giles County, VA- The ACCE program has provided an opportunity for young people to explore post high school options for seven years. Many of these students find that the opportunity is too good to pass up. Toda...

  • Beautiful Angel’s Rest

    Beautiful Angel’s Rest If you’d like a longer hike with a lot of great views, this is the hike for you! Start out at the Mill Creek Parking lot; from Main Street in Narrows, turn onto Northview Street and go all the way to the end of the road...

  • Giles ACCE Allows for Further Education

    Giles ACCE Allows for Further Education   Giles County, VA- We are getting closer to the Muddy ACCE Race and our young people are enjoying a summer of community service, friendships, and memory making. Soon our ACCE students will be returning to...

  • Awesome Gal, the movie, LLC Wins Award in Best Shorts Film Competition

    Awesome Gal Wins Award in Best Shorts Film Competition   (Radford, VA, July 22, 2019) – Deborah Ring, Executive Producer, of Awesome Gal, the movie, LLC, and Director Frank M. Calo, FMC Productions, have won a prestigious Best of Show for an I...

  • ACCE STUDENT DANCING HER WAY TO HIGHER EDUCATION

    Giles County, VA- There are mere weeks left until the Muddy ACCE Race, but we’re helping to set these young people up for a lifetime. The Giles ACCE program asked participants what it means to them to be a part of the process (trust us, they’ll ...

  • Giles ACCE Opens Doors

    Giles ACCE Opens Doors Giles County, VA- As we continue into a successful year of developing our young people with creative opportunities to further their education, the Giles ACCE program asked participants what it means to them. Up first we hear fr...

  • Gear Head by the Water
    Aug 2-4 | GearHead Adventure Weekend

    GearHead Adventure Weekend Register today HERE.  [Click link to be taken to EventBrite to register.] This is going to be an adventure packed weekend complete with dualsport adventure riding, ziplining & New River kayaking. There will be an oppor...

  • The Glen Alton Wetlands

    The Glen Alton Wetlands Glen Alton is a picturesque farm in Giles County maintained by the US Forest Service. It is located 13 miles up State Rte. 635 (Big Stony Creek Rd.). This is usually a good,  turn off the AC, roll your window down and smell t...

  • July is Hot Dog Month!!

    July is National Hot Dog Month!? We certainly didn’t know for a while, but now we know, we’re spreading the word. No matter how you like your hot dog, you’ll be happy to know that Giles County has you covered. Here are the places to go, when yo...

  • Open House at Mountain Lake Biological Station

    Open House at Mountain Lake Biological Station Date and time: July 20, 2019, 2:00 – 5:00 pm Location:  Mountain Lake Biological Station, 240 Salt Pond Road, Pembroke, VA 24136   Mountain Lake Biological Station (MLBS), a University of Virgin...