Friday, April 8 | Community Mobile Food Pantry Distribution

Friday, April 8 | Community Mobile Food Pantry Distribution   Pearisburg Community Center | 1410 Wenonah Avenue, Pearisburg, VA 24134   From 1:00-3:00 PM Open to Virginia residents only Clients who participate in SNAP, TANF, Medicaid and/or SSI automatically qualify to receive USDA food. Others may qualify based on income. Food will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.   Brought you by Giles County and...

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Dec 30 2021

Mountain Lake Lodge leads effort to upgrade the Pearisburg basketball court

A press release from Mountain Lake Lodge. Mountain Lake Lodge leads effort to upgrade the Pearisburg basketball court     Every basketball player knows the value of teamwork.  A team of supporters has launched a project to demonstrate the axiom in a difference sort of way:  They are working together to rebuild and improve the court itself.   In Pearisburg, there’s a popular court that has needed refurbishment...

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Aug 20 2021

Wet WanderLove on the New

[caption id="attachment_38894" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Photo by Aspire for Giles Tourism[/caption]   The New River Water Trail connects you with public and private access points to enjoy a variety of floats as summer winds down. Fishing, floating, or fun times are to be found along this 37 mile stretch through Giles County, Virginia.     Floating Peaceful, yet dramatic the New River has scenic floats for you!...

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The Real Dirty Dancing Filming needs an Audience

For more information and to sign up visit THIS WEBSITE   The Real Dirty Dancing Filming needs an Audience From their website: Calling all fully vaccinated Dirty Dancing Fans! An all new network celebrity dance competition show taping in Virginia. Be the first to see The Real Dirty Dancing Live on Saturday 8/21/21. Sign up for tickets now! The Real Dirty Dancing is an all...

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Aug 06 2021

Sept 30-Oct 3 | The Wood’s Hole Weekend

The Wood's Hole Weekend | September 30 through October 3, 2021   Are you ready to turn your dream of thru-hiking or section-hiking the historic, 2,192-mile Appalachian Trail into reality in the near future? Then you won’t want to miss this very special weekend retreat to benefit the iconic Woods Hole Hostel, regularly ranked by hikers among the best hostel experiences on...

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Jul 07 2021

DMV Connect coming to the Pembroke Volunteer Fire Department

DMV Connect coming to the Pembroke Volunteer Fire Department   Pembroke Volunteer Fire Department By Appointment Only-Schedule yours at www.DMVNow.com July 20th~22nd 10am-3pm (closed 12:00-1:00) [caption id="attachment_38805" align="alignnone" width="604"] Make your appointment online for the DMV Connect coming to Pembroke.[/caption]...

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NRV Resiliency Grant program benefits 76 small businesses

NRV Resiliency Grant program benefits 76 small businesses   Posted to WFXR  Funding for this small business grant program made possible by Small Business Recovery Assistance through Virginia's Department of Housing and Community Development.   [embed]https://www.wfxrtv.com/news/local-news/new-river-valley-local-news/nrv-resiliency-grant-program-benefits-76-small-businesses/[/embed]...

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New River
Sep 23 2020

Virtual ReNew the New 2020

ReNew Goes Virtual!   For sixteen years ReNew The New and Giles County PSA have hosted “Fall Into The New” at the end of every summer. Thirty-seven miles of the New River run through Giles and every year one third, of those miles, was designated for cleanup. ReNew borrowed canoes from local outfitters, the Boy Scouts, and a number of recreation programs...

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Jul 29 2020

Jumpstart Giles Business Plan Competition Awards $40,000

Jumpstart Giles Business Plan Competition Awards $40,000     Giles County, VA- What began in November of 2019 and was supposed to happen in March 2020, finally concluded on July 21st, 2020 at Mountain Lake Lodge. The first ever business plan competition for Giles County and towns’ small businesses with a retail or tourism component was a success!   Jumpstart Giles was a personal and...

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