NOTICE OF SPECIAL COMMISSIONER’S TAX SALE

NOTICE OF SPECIAL COMMISSIONER’S TAX SALE NOTICE is hereby given that on the 12th day of November, 2021, at 12:00 noon, in the Circuit Courtroom for Giles County, Virginia, located on the 2nd Floor of the Giles County Courthouse Building, 501 Wenonah Avenue, Pearisburg, Virginia, Taylor Linkous, Auctioneer, acting on behalf of the County of Giles as to parcels owned by...

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Public Works/Heavy Equipment Operator Position

Position Description: Public Works/Heavy Equipment Operator   POSITION OVERVIEW: This position is responsible for both general Public Works daily duties as well as operating heavy equipment for routine work and projects undertaken by the Public Works department. The position may also assist with some routine building and ground maintenance as needed.   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Operating a variety of contractor equipment and trucks used in...

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General Maintenance Position

POSITION OVERVIEW: Responsible for performing routine building maintenance tasks. Performance of building maintenance tasks in one or more fields (e.g., carpentry; electrical; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); plumbing, etc.); Perform general cleaning. Perform other tasks as assigned....

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Public Notice – FONSI document

Date of Publication: July 9, 2021 TO ALL INTERESTED AGENCIES, GROUPS AND PERSON: Giles County River/Trail Center Project   Giles County is partnering with Friends of Southwest Virginia, Mountain Lake Lodge, the Virginia Departments of Transportation (VDOT) and Housing and Community Development (DHCD), and the Appalachian Trail Conservancy to construct a new River/Trail/Visitors Center. The Center will include changing facilities, restrooms, and other amenities...

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PARKS AND RECREATION DIRECTOR

PARKS AND RECREATION DIRECTOR: The Town of Narrows is accepting applications for a Director of Parks and Recreation. This is a full-time, salaried position. Must be willing to work evenings and weekends as needed. Pay is commensurate with experience....

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NEW RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT HOLDS FINAL LARGE COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC, MAY 18 AT VIRGINIA TECH’S LANE STADIUM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                          May 14, 2021 Media Contact: Robert Parker, public information officer, Western Region, robert.parker@vdh.virginia.gov   NEW RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT HOLDS FINAL LARGE COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC, MAY 18 AT VIRGINIA TECH’S LANE STADIUM    -- Vaccines available to ages 12 and up; vaccine clinics shifting to local events --   (CHRISTIANSBURG, Va.) -- The New River Health District (Virginia Department of Health) will hold a final large-scale...

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Foster Care in Giles
Apr 28 2021

Giles County Foster Care Crisis

Tune in to Blue Ridge PBS on April 28 at 7:00 pm for episode 10 of BUZZ, featuring rural Giles County’s foster care crisis. Then join us afterward at 7:30 pm for a live online Q&A to meet the people working to solve this problem that’s really plaguing all of Virginia. Join BUZZ foster care Q&A Giles County has far more children...

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School Custodian Opening

Position Description: School Custodian   Summary Position Description: The Custodian performs all janitorial duties and some light maintenance work in Giles County Public Schools.   Work Activities Include but are not limited to: Sweeping, moping, striping, buffing, waxing and vacuuming floor surfaces. Cleans and sanitizes restroom areas, fixtures and water fountains, blinds and light fixtures; dust desks, ledges and windowsills. Collects and empties trash in...

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