GilesCoVa News

  • Art Retreat at Inn at Riverbend

    From our friends at the Inn at Riverbend:   Art Retreat at Inn at Riverbend   Our bed and breakfast proudly announces a weekend retreat to surround you in the majestic beauty of the New River Valley in luxurious accommodations while learnin...

  • A Noble Effort | “A Noble Porterfield Story”

    Even though we are past Veterans Day- this story, among so many others help shape the story of Giles. We are grateful for the service men and women from our communities. Thank you to Doug Martin and the Walkers of Newport for sharing this story with ...

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    NACo | Fork in the river challenges county’s economic future

    Fork in the river challenges county’s economic future Article from NACo County News.  By Charlie Ban   Oct. 28, 2019 Giles County, Va.’s defining characteristic is the New River, which flows for 37 miles through this part of southwest Virgin...

  • Inn at Riverbend | Romantic Escapes

    Romantic Escapes Original Post from Virginia Living magazine.  OCTOBER 30, 2019   Plan a dreamy weekend à deux at these gorgeous guesthouses. Inn at Riverbend Mountain hideaways are often considered among the most romantic reprieves; adding water ...

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    Nov 9 | Giles Thrive Saturday Lunch

    Giles Thrive Saturday Lunch seeks to address food insecurity in Giles County by providing hot meals to Giles residents regardless of age or income. Meals will be prepared at Giles High School and then distributed to each of the nine food hubs across ...

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    The Palisades Restaurant Owner Receives Restaurateur of the Year Award, 2019

    Shaena Muldoon receives Jim Wordsworth Award- Restaurateur of the Year   VRLTA Announces 17 Honorees at 4th Annual Dinner at The Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa | Short Pump Richmond, Va   The Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Assoc...

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    Giles County to Receive Technical Assistance to Grow Outdoor Recreation Economy

    Giles County to Receive Technical Assistance to Grow Outdoor Recreation Economy   WASHINGTON, D.C. — Recently, in support of the Trump Administration’s Executive Order on Promoting Agriculture and Rural Prosperity in America, the U.S. Enviro...

  • GILES COUNTY LIFTS OUTDOOR BURNING BAN

    Media Release Contact: Chris McKlarney, County Administrator County of Giles Phone: (540) 921-2525 Fax (540) 921-1329 Email: cmcklarney@gilescounty.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 22, 2019 GILES COUNTY LIFTS OUTDOOR BURNING BAN Due to rainfall ove...

  • Oct 25 | Giles Community Film Screening Night

    Giles Community Film Screening Night   Giles County is Virginia’s Mountain Playground™. It is also the place to play, stay, love, and enjoy and that is just what will be showcased at the second Giles Community Film Screening Night on April 2...

  • ANGEL TREE 2019

    Angle Tree 2019 From Leisa: “It’s Angel Tree time at the Giles County Christian Service Mission.  The deadline for client applications is Monday November 11th at 2pm.  We have applications at the mission to be completed by the parents or le...