Local Mud Run Boasts Family Friendly Atmosphere

Local Mud Run Boasts Family Friendly Atmosphere When people think of a mud run, they may not typically think of a family outing. The Muddy ACCE Race is a fun, exciting event for the entire family to enjoy! Families can run the race together, split up so the children can run in our Youth Mud Pit, cheer on their loved ones,...

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Giles County Scavenger Hunt Back for Second Year

Giles County Scavenger Hunt Back for Second Year Giles County, VA- Chances are you’ve hiked and taken a picture at Cascade Falls in Pembroke, Virginia. Many of you have also enjoyed a meal at The Palisades Restaurant in the Village of Eggleston. The entire month of May you are encouraged to ‘Be a Tourist in Your Own Backyard’ and to participate...

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ACCE February Column- Muddy ACCE Race Equals Family Fun

Muddy ACCE Race Equals Family Fun While we recently celebrated Valentine’s Day and are spreading the love with those around us, the Access to Community College Education program-paired with New River Community College- wants to share some love with our local young people. Our program in Giles County is dedicated to helping students and families with every step of their journey....

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Pre-race information for the Muddy ACCE Race

Planning on running in the Muddy ACCE Race? Just coming to watch? Either wait we'll see you Saturday, October 1st (event starts at 8am). Click HERE to see the pre-race information. A few other notes [but please read attached link]: Parking is available onsite. When arriving at Glen Lyn Park off of Route 460, parking attendants will be available to get you to...

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NaCo Award to Giles County

NaCo Award to Giles County The Giles County Board of Supervisors is pleased to announce that the Giles County Access to Community College Education Program (ACCE) has received national recognition! In a letter from the Nation Association of Counties, County Administrator Chris McKlarney was informed as follows: The National Association of Counties (NaCo) is please to grant Giles County a 2016 Achievement...

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October 1 – ACCE Race Sponsors

October 1 - ACCE Race Sponsors Giles County's 1st annual Muddy ACCE Race has more to be involved in than just running! We are now opening up sponsorship opportunities to businesses in our area. This 5K obstacle mud course is sure to attract people from all over Virginia and neighboring states. This gives you the perfect chance to get your name...

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Oct 1- Muddy ACCE Race

October 1- Muddy ACCE Race The Muddy ACCE Race is a 5K, obstacle mud obstacle course race designed to drag you out of your comfort zone by testing your physical strength, stamina, and mental grit. It’s not about how fast you can cross the finish line, but if you can handle the mayhem. A challenge that emphasizes teamwork, camaraderie, and accomplishing...

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May 12 2016

June 2- Music at the Palisades

June 2- Music at the Palisades Giles County's ACCE (Access to Community Education) program is hosting a fundraising event! The event will take place at the Palisades Restaurant (168 Village Street, Eggleston, VA 24086) on June 2nd from 6-9pm. Proceeds will benefit the Giles County Access to Community College program at New River Community College. Guests will be treated to music by Latitude featuring...

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