Nov 21 2022

Bald Eagle Release November 2022

Bald Eagle Release November 2022 On October 14th, 2022 Giles County Animal Control picked up a grounded adult Bald Eagle in Dublin.  The eagle was transported to the SW Virginia Wildlife Center in Roanoke, Virginia where it was stabilized and assessed for injuries.  It was determined the eagle had a small corneal ulcer in its left eye and had lead in...

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October 11-12 | Virginia Mortgage Relief Program Hosts Application Assistance in Roanoke and Montgomery Counties

Virginia Mortgage Relief Program Hosts Application Assistance Outreach Event Program Staff Onsite in Roanoke and Montgomery Counties   The Virginia Mortgage Relief Program, or VMRP, was established through the 2021 American Rescue Plan to address mortgage and other qualified home ownership-related delinquencies to avoid default, foreclosure, or displacement due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   VMRP will be in Roanoke and Montgomery Counties: Location:     The Villages at...

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Study Participation Notice

Hello Giles County! My name is Marti Wagnon (formerly Williams), and I'm a lifelong Giles County resident currently working on my PhD at Virginia Tech. I am looking for any Giles County resident who would be willing to participate in a 1-hour interview to discuss their experiences with internet/broadband within the county. Details are in the flyer below.   If you are...

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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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