Castle Rock Golf Course, Pembroke, VA
Jun 23 2022

Castle Rock Golf and Recreation | Virginia’s Mountain Playground

Castle Rock Golf and Recreation | Virginia's Mountain Playground   [embed]https://youtu.be/jc4MJ1DhKRg[/embed]   Castle Rock Golf and Recreation is located in the quiet town of Pembroke overlooking the New River and its’ namesake “Castle Rock”, in Giles County. The views from the course are of breathtaking vistas of the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains and no matter what season you decide to play, you will be...

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Giles County is now a NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador™

Giles County is now a member of NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador™  initiative. The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador initiative is an effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation’s readiness against extreme weather, water, and climate events. As a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador, our community is committing to work with NOAA and other Ambassadors to strengthen national resilience against extreme weather.   [caption...

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Coyote Bounty Notice

The allotted funds for the Coyote Bounty for Fiscal Year 2022 have all been expended, and no additional bounties will be paid as of April 9, 2022. The Giles County Board of Supervisors will revisit the continuance of the coyote bounty for Fiscal Year 2023. Notice will be posted if the Board decides to fund the program for the upcoming...

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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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Giles County Project Lifesaver Program to receive $6,000 grant from Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Giles County Project Lifesaver Program to receive $6,000 grant from Alzheimer’s Foundation of America   The Giles County Sheriff’s Office, Narrows Police Department, and Giles County Emergency Services are pleased to announce a partnership with The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America as a funder and partner to update and expand the Project Lifesaver International Program in Giles County.   The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America has...

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Jan 12 2022

Romantic Getaway idea in Giles County, VA

Romantic Getaway idea in Giles County, VA From our friends at the Inn at Riverbend What makes the Inn at Riverbend the perfect location for a romantic getaway to create timeless moments for you and your loved one?  Let’s begin with its picturesque location in Giles County of Virginia's New River Valley.  Just outside your bedroom door are chairs to enjoy a...

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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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Dec 27 2021

New River Valley Small Business Relief Program Reopens!

New River Valley Small Business Relief Program   New River Valley- Small businesses in the New River Valley have access to up to $15,000 for a small business relief program award to combat the impacts of the COVID19 pandemic. The Counties of Floyd, Giles, Pulaski, and Montgomery, along with the City of Radford have jointly established a regional $1.6 million grant fund,...

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DECLARATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY DUE TO DROUGHT CONDITIONS

    Media Release       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  December 20, 2021   GILES COUNTY DECLARATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY DUE TO DROUGHT CONDITIONS   CONTACT:  Jon Butler, Emergency Services Coordinator   PHONE:                     540-921-2525   EMAIL:                     jbutler@gilescounty.org   FAX:              540-921-1329     Giles County has declared a Local Emergency and issued a ban on all outdoor burning and open fires effective immediately due to drought conditions that have resulted in fire hazard conditions that create extreme fire danger....

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